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Cops pilot scalded Chinese boy to hospital


August 28th, 2012 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Aug 28 (IANS) A police car escorted a taxi carrying a two-year-old who was scalded by boiling water, slicing through rush-hour traffic and covering a 40 km distance to ... Read more...

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Briton faces death for killing 13 Africans


May 9th, 2012 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 9 (IANS) A 24-year-old Briton is facing the death penalty after being charged with the murder of 13 people in a jungle in the Central African Republic.David Simpson, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Wei Yun kept in cage for more than 20 years


March 8th, 2012 - 10:24 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beijing, Mar 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A mentally ill Chinese man has been kept in a cage for almost his entire life. 23-year-old Wei Yun, who cannot talk or walk, was first ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Ah! Some ‘cutting tea’ on a cold Bhopal morn (Letter from Bhopal)


January 20th, 2012 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 20 (IANS) Ever heard of "cutting tea"? It is Bhopal's unique offering - basically half or three-fourth cup of hot tea, served at interminable big and small tea ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Pakistani woman electrocuted to death for eloping


January 23rd, 2011 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 23 (IANS) A 20-year-old woman in Pakistan's Sindh province was electrocuted to death as punishment for eloping with a man, police said.The incident took place in a village near Musafirkhana ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Chhattisgarh Govt.’s ‘Ready to Eat Food’ scheme, a blessing for children, mothers


December 19th, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
Raipur, Dec 19 (ANI): Taking note of the fact that malnutrition claims the lives of several innocent children and mothers every year, the Chhattisgarh Government has initiated a 'Ready to Eat Food' ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Cook dies in kitchen brawl


October 18th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 18 (IANS) A cook was stabbed to death by his colleague after they quarrelled in a restaurant kitchen in China's Shanghai city, police said.The incident took place in downtown Xuhui ... Read more...

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New study predicts end of world within 3.7bn years


October 8th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 8 (ANI): In a new study, researchers have suggested that the universe and everything in it could end within the Earth's lifespan - less than 3.7 billion years from now ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Foreign diplomats abusing immunity by keeping domestic slaves


August 30th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 30 (ANI): Foreign diplomats are taking undue advantage of their immunity to keep domestic help as slaves in Britain, an investigation has revealed.The workers, mostly African and Asian, are forced ... Read more...

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Briton sues prison after fellow inmate slashes throat


July 31st, 2010 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 31 (IANS) A British prisoner has sued the prison service for a sum of 100,000 pounds after his throat was allegedly slashed by a fellow inmate. Ian Huntley, 36, is serving ... Read more...

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Women torture friend for having sex with ex


July 31st, 2010 - 2:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 31 (IANS) Two women in Britain allegedly kidnapped and tortured a friend, scalding her with boiling water and kicking her, after they found out she had sex with one of ... Read more...

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FDA relases hurricane season preparedness tips for food, medicine, and pets


June 30th, 2010 - 1:00 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Tuesday released information on how to keep food, medical products, and pets safe during an emergency, especially during the ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

When GI Joe star Channing Tatum accidentally burnt his penis on film set


January 13th, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 13 (ANI): American actor Channing Tatum has revealed the excruciating pain he went through after he accidentally burnt his penis on a film set.According to Details magazine, Tatum, 29, was ... Read more...

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Three arrested for holding minor maid hostage in Bihar


October 19th, 2009 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Oct 19 (IANS) Three people, including a woman, have been arrested for holding a 10-year-old maidservant hostage along with her parents in this Bihar capital, police said Monday. Pooja and her parents ... Read more...

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Mumbai TV actress accused of child abuse gets bail


August 22nd, 2009 - 9:29 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Aug.22 (ANI): A local court here on Saturday granted bail to Mumbai-based TV actress Urvashi Dhanorkar, who has been booked under the Juvenile Justice Act and the Child Labour Act, for ... Read more...

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Actor Urvashi Danokar beats up maid, gets bail


August 22nd, 2009 - 4:03 pm ICT by IBNS
Mumbai, Aug 22 (IBNS) A city court has granted bail to television actor Urvashi Danokar, who was arrested on Saturday for physically abusing her 10-year-old maid her, on surety of Rs 10,000.The ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Mumbai TV actress’s lawyer denies child abuse charges


August 22nd, 2009 - 3:50 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Aug.22 (ANI): A defence lawyer representing Mumbai-based TV actress Urvashi Dhanorkar has denied that her client is guilty of child abuse.Dhanorkar was arrested here today for physically abusing her 10-year-old maid, ... Read more...

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Now, a ‘green’ process to produce biodiesel from chicken feather meal


July 23rd, 2009 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 23 (ANI): Scientists in Nevada have developed a new and environmentally friendly process for producing biodiesel fuel from 'chicken feather meal.'Professor Mano Misra and his team at the University ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Ion engine may one day power 39-day trips to Mars


July 23rd, 2009 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 23 (ANI): Scientists are testing a powerful new ion engine that could one day power spacecrafts to reach Mars in just 39 days, instead of the grueling six months to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Nepalese Sherpa climbs Everest for 19th time to create environmental awareness


May 25th, 2009 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 25 (ANI): A man from Nepal conquered Mount Everest for a breathtaking 19th time on May 21 to create environmental awareness.Apa reached the summit of the world's highest peak ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Winehouse suffers burns after kitchen mishap


April 22nd, 2009 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 22 (IANS) Troubled British singer Amy Winehouse suffered burns after a pan of boiling water full of pasta fell on her in the kitchen. The incident took place when Winehouse ... Read more...

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Taiwan man charged with throwing daughter into boiling water


April 21st, 2009 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Taipei, April 21 (DPA) A Taiwan man was charged with murder Tuesday for throwing his 10-month-old daughter into a pot of boiling water. Prosecutor Chang Hui-chiung filed the charges against Huang Ling-chi, 48, ... Read more...

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The ultimate fast food: doner kebab flavoured Pot Noodle


March 24th, 2009 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 24 (ANI): If youve grown up on the most famous instant snack Pot Noodle and have a thing for kebabs, then heres an ultimate combo for you: the doner ... Read more...

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Man pours boiling water on daughter in Jharkhand


January 5th, 2009 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Jan 5 (IANS) Teenaged Puja wished to study further to become a doctor - but her alcoholic father wanted her to start earning for his daily tipple. The angry Dhanbad resident ... Read more...

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World’’s oldest cooked cereal was prepared just like todays instant food


October 25th, 2008 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 25 (ANI): The worlds oldest cooked cereal, enjoyed by European diners about 8,000 years ago, could be prepared instantly just by soaking it in hot water. The researchers behind ... Read more...

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$2 eggbeater can help cut death rates in developing nations


October 16th, 2008 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 16 (ANI): Plastic tubing taped to a handheld egg beater can provide a cost effective way of detecting lethal infectious diseases responsible for half of all deaths in developing ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Hurricane-sized whirlpools spotted on the Sun


October 7th, 2008 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 6 (ANI): Hurricane-sized whirlpools have been spotted spiralling on the surface of the Sun, confirming theories about how material convects in the Suns roiling outer layers.The scalding soup of ... Read more...

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Woman lands in hospital after chicken attack!


August 17th, 2008 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 17 (ANI): An Italian woman landed in hospital after she was attacked by a chicken she was preparing to kill for dinner.The bird kicked out as Lucia Pisani ... Read more...

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French woman says having six children by her father: Report


April 30th, 2008 - 9:16 pm ICT by admin
DPA Paris, April 30 (DPA) After the case of Elisabeth Fritzl in Austria, a French daily Wednesday reported the story of a French woman who said she was raped by her father for ... Read more...

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Doherty put in isolation after threat from inmates


April 19th, 2008 - 4:29 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr 19 (ANI): Life of junkie jailbird Pete Doherty couldnt get more worse than this. On the night of April 18, a plot had been made by heroin suppliers to ... Read more...

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Cat meat a delicacy for Tamil Nadu tribes!


March 3rd, 2008 - 9:40 pm ICT by admin
Krishnagiri (Tamil Nadu), March 3 (ANI): For most the sight of a little cat evokes affection. The soft pussy is allowed to hop from lap to lap to be caressed and cuddled. ... Read more...

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IT may never make safeguard of sensitive information foolproof: Study


February 10th, 2008 - 11:39 am ICT by admin
Washington, February 10 (ANI): Notwithstanding how sophisticated the IT system becomes in future, safeguarding sensitive information may never be foolproof, suggests a study.Researchers at Leeds University Business School analysed the findings ... Read more...

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