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The crocs of Bhitarkanika: A problem of plenty? (With Image)


May 21st, 2012 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Bhitarkanika (Odisha), May 21 (IANS) It is a tiny piece of heaven on the Odisha coast. The Bhitarkanika Wildlife Sanctuary is where the world's largest living reptile, the estuarine crocodile, ... Read more...

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Four women die as boat capsizes in Assam


April 24th, 2012 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, April 24 (IANS) Four women died while seven other people were rescued after an overloaded boat capsized in lower Assam's Dhubri district Tuesday, police said.The victims were brick kiln ... Read more...

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Lahiri shares lead in qualifying for British Open


March 1st, 2012 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chonburi (Thailand), March 1 (IANS) Anirban Lahiri of India continued his solid form by shooting an opening round four-under-par 68 to share the lead with Jonathan Moore of the US ... Read more...

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Toll in Tamil Nadu boat accident rises to 15 (Second Lead)


December 25th, 2011 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 25 (IANS) The death toll in Sunday's boat accident in Pulicat Lake in Tamil Nadu's Thiruvallur district has gone up to 15, police said.A boat, carrying 25 passengers ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu boat capsize kills 13 (Lead)


December 25th, 2011 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 25 (IANS) At least 13 people were killed when a boat carrying 25 passengers capsized in Pulicat Lake in Tamil Nadu's Thiruvallur district near here Sunday, police said. ... Read more...

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13 killed as boat capsizes in Tamil Nadu lake


December 25th, 2011 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 25 (IANS) Thirteen people were killed when a boat with 25 people capsized in Pulicat Lake in Tamil Nadu's Thiruvallur district near Chennai Sunday, said police. Three were ... Read more...

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Kerala resort to launch solar-powered boats


August 31st, 2011 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 31 (IANS) Billed as a first-of-its-kind initiative, the Poovar Island Resort near Kovalam in Kerala is set to launch four solar-powered boats for its guests.The boats, costing Rs.3.5 ... Read more...

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Mohanlal takes SRK around Kollam


August 20th, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) Bollywood badshah Shah Rukh Khan found a superstar tourist guide in Malayalam actor Mohanlal on a visit to Kerala, where he went to launch ... Read more...

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US ambassador visits Kashmir, takes Dal Lake boat ride (Second Lead)


March 17th, 2011 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu/Srinagar, March 17 (IANS) US Ambassador Timothy J. Roemer flew down to Jammu Thursday and met Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah and a cross section of Kashmiris. Later, ... Read more...

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President Barack Obama’s Gulf Vacation May Boost Tourism


August 17th, 2010 - 7:06 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Florida, Aug 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The weekend trip of the first family of the USA to Florida and the Gulf region may encourage tourists to visit the region as some ... Read more...

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Obama Family Had A Nice Day With Wildlife At Florida Waters


August 17th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Florida, Aug 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The recent weekend trip the first family took to Florida was in reality just more than a break from work. While President Barack Obama got ... Read more...

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President Barack Obama Promotes Gulf Seafood, Tries To Dispel Fear


August 17th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Florida, Aug 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It seems that President Barack Obama is bent on proving his point on the safety of the sea food derived from the Florida coast and ... Read more...

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Obamas’ vacation sparks outrage


July 18th, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 18 (ANI): President Barack Obama and his family's trip to the coastal town of Bar Harbor, Maine, has sparked outrage among some, including Republicans.The Republican National Convention created ... Read more...

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Australian artist chronicles the Ganga’s journey


July 16th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) Contemporary Australian artist Kevin Pearsh has chronicled the 2,500-km journey of river Ganga from an icy cave in Gaumukh to the Ganga Sagar in West Bengal in ... Read more...

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Kapil Dev offers to bring back Indian immigrant’s ashes from Australia


July 3rd, 2010 - 12:15 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 3 (ANI): Former Indian Test cricketer Kapil Dev has offered to go to Australia to bring back the ashes of an Indian immigrant who died in that country 63 years ... Read more...

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Largest outdoor reading event held in Malaysia


June 27th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, June 27 (ANI): Thousands of people across Selangor participated in a record-breaking reading event at Taman Tasik Shah Alam, making it the largest outdoor reading event in Malaysia.As many as ... Read more...

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Anderson Cooper has sharks for company in a segment on CBS ‘60 Minutes’


June 7th, 2010 - 9:26 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
CBS show ’60 Minutes’ aired ‘The Sharkman’ which showcased Mike Rutzen and Anderson Cooper who played daredevils and dived into shark infested waters. And that is not all, the duo didn’t have ... Read more...

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Anderson Cooper Dives Into Shark Infested Waters On CBS “60 Minutes”


June 7th, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by GD
CBS "60 Minutes" aired "The Sharkman" on June 6 which showed Mike Rutzen and Anderson Cooper diving into the shark infected waters without any protection.Reportedly the white sharks which fills ... Read more...

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Kate Gosselin And Children Visit Discovery Cove


June 7th, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar June 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Sunday, the TLC premiered its first episode of "Kate Plus Eight". Though this time Kate Gosselin and family is minus Jon Gosselin, the father of ... Read more...

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Kate Gosselin Scared By Gator


June 6th, 2010 - 6:44 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar June 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After her appearance in "Dancing with the Stars", Kate Gosselin is back again into the world of reality show.This time the mother of eight is ... Read more...

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Lit-fest in Kerala? Why not Delhi


June 3rd, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
By Smita PrakashNew Delhi, June 3 (ANI): The first every Hay Festival of Literature and Arts is going to be held in Kerala this November and not in the capital, New ... Read more...

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There is a ‘Gilligan Island’ movie in the pipeline


March 6th, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Mar 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Fans of the 1960’s TV show – Gilligan Island can rejoice, as plans are afoot to make a movie based on it. This TV series ... Read more...

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Saint Lucia Makes Jake Pavelka Fall For Three


February 16th, 2010 - 8:55 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Feb 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Bachelor Season 14 Episode 7 saw the three women along with Jake Pavelka heading towards Saint Lucia for their first solo date. What seems from ... Read more...

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Corrie Eliminated From “The Bachelor: On The Wings Of Love”


February 2nd, 2010 - 8:47 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Feb 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) This year, the reality dating show, "The Bachelor" has come up with its fourteenth season, "On The Wings Of Love". In this season, the show's focus ... Read more...

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Tourism industry revives in Tripura as militancy declines


January 20th, 2010 - 9:28 pm ICT by ANI
By Pinaki DasAgartala, Jan 20 (ANI): The tourism industry in Tripura is on the revival path following the decline of militancy in the state and it is hoped that this will ... Read more...

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Seven held for illegal boat ride off Orissa coast


January 6th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 6 (IANS) At least seven people have been arrested in Orissa's coastal town of Puri for allegedly providing illegal boat rides to some tourists in the Bay of Bengal, police ... Read more...

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Three killed, eight injured in Orissa boat capsize (Lead)


December 3rd, 2009 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Dec 3 (IANS) At least three people, including a minor, were killed and eight others injured when a boat carrying 11 people capsized in a reservoir in Orissa's Jagatsinghpur district, police ... Read more...

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Two killed, eight hurt in Orissa boat capsize


December 3rd, 2009 - 11:00 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Dec 3 (IANS) At least two people were killed and eight others injured when a boat carrying 11 people capsized in a reservoir in Orissa's Jagatsinghpur district, police said Thursday. The boat ... Read more...

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“My Antonio”- Episode 9 Relevation


October 19th, 2009 - 7:49 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri October 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS), The "My Antonio" bachelor, Antonio Sabato, Jr, has once again ditched the 34B-25-35, Cosmo model, Alicia Tully Jensn. In the 9th episode of the popular reality-dating ... Read more...

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Navratilova spotted with new girlfriend Lemigova


August 25th, 2009 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 25 (IANS) Former tennis star Martina Navratilova has been spotted with her new girlfriend Julia Lemigova. According to dailymail.co.uk, Navratilova, 52, was seen with 36-year-old Lemigova while on holiday in the ... Read more...

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How George M. Cohan and Francis Scott Key Shaped America


June 8th, 2009 - 8:42 pm ICT by GD
On September 13, 1814 a lawyer out to ask the British for the release of a prisoner accidentally overheard the British talk about a night attack on Fort McHenry. He was told ... Read more...

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‘Olympic games of the art world’ Venice Biennale opens to public


June 8th, 2009 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 8 (ANI): The Venice Biennale, the oldest and most high profile contemporary art exhibition, is going on public display.The exhibition, which has gained tremendous popularity across the globe since it ... Read more...

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Low water levels in Yamuna upset Taj security plans (Lead)


April 19th, 2009 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, April 19 (IANS) Low water levels in the Yamuna river have put paid to plans to have two motorboats patrol the waterfront behind the Taj Mahal that is visited by hundreds ... Read more...

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Taj security along river front shelved due to low Yamuna level


April 19th, 2009 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, April 19 (IANS) Low water level in the Yamuna river has rendered infructuous the recent purchase of two motorboats to guard the Taj Mahal along the river-front, officials here said. District Magistrate ... Read more...

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Somalis stuck between rock and hard place: UN


February 28th, 2009 - 1:00 am ICT by IANS
Geneva, Feb 27 (DPA) The UN refugee agency said Friday that about 40,000 displaced Somalis have returned to the war ravaged capital Mogadishu as the areas they sought refuge had become too ... Read more...

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