Apples fall from sky in Coventry

December 15th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A bizarre incident happened in the British town of Coventry when motorists literally had to duck and avoid being hit by falling apples. On Monday night residents ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Punjab slapgate gets wider; protestors caned before Badal

December 7th, 2011 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 7 (IANS) Scores of protestors were assaulted by police with batons as they blocked way to Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal's motorcade in Sukhna Abloo village of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Wildly happy India cheers night that was

March 31st, 2011 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) It was catharsis. Bursting firecrackers, honking cars, tweeting, dancing in the streets, beating cymbals and drums, wild celebrations went on into the wee hours ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Michelle loves hand-stitched costumes

March 31st, 2011 - 4:10 am ICT by IANS
London, March 31 (IANS) Actress Michelle Williams says she loved the hand stitched clothes she got to wear in her new movie "Meek's Cutoff".The 30-year-old actress, who plays Emily ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Soft, inward-folding car bonnet could save lives, cut head trauma ‘by 60 pc’

February 15th, 2011 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 15 (ANI): Scientists at Cellbond in collaboration with Ruskin University in Cambridge have designed a 'pedestrian friendly bonnet' that folds inward on impact.They claim it could save thousands of lives ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Emily Blunt’s corset woes

December 30th, 2009 - 3:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 30 (ANI): Emily Blunt has decided to 'lay down the corset' for now.The 'Young Victoria' star, 26, who can be seen donning period gear in the forthcoming Gulliver's Travels movie, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Barbie turns 50, looking better than many 20-year-olds

March 8th, 2009 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
By Carla S. Reissman New York, March 8 (DPA) Even after living for five decades as an international jet-setter, Barbie still looks like a well-toned teenager.She's easily able to pull it off. After ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Scientists a step closer to male contraceptive vaccine

July 4th, 2008 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 4 (IANS) A team of scientists here, which is conducting research to develop a male contraceptive, has identified and tested on animals a protein that can temporarily suppress male fertility. ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |