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Clooney, Keibler split?


September 12th, 2012 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 12 (IANS) Actor George Clooney and actress Stacy Keibler have reportedly ended their one-year relationship.The 32-year-old Keibler's friends said that despite a romantic holiday over the summer ... Read more...

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Government may get some bills passed amidst din


August 28th, 2012 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) With no sign yet of a breakthrough in the stalemate in parliament over BJP's demand for the prime minister's resignation over coal block allocations, the ... Read more...

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Olympian archer honoured in Nagaland


August 16th, 2012 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
Kohima, Aug 16 (IANS) Chekrovolu Swuro, the archer from Nagaland who took part in the London Olympics, has been honoured with the first T. Ao State Sports Award.The award was ... Read more...

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Now Duff set to star in comedy show


August 14th, 2012 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 14 (IANS) Singer Hilary Duff's responsibility as a mother doesn't prevent her from accepting television assignments. She has signed a development deal with 20th Century Fox ... Read more...

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Steve Carell: ‘The Daily Show is too cruel’


August 3rd, 2012 - 7:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, Aug 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The popular Hollywood actor Steve Carell has said that he feels the Daily Show is too cruel. The actor who is popularly known for his ... Read more...

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Clooney’s mom wants him to marry wrestler


August 1st, 2012 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 1 (IANS) Actor George Clooney, who has vowed never to marry again, is currently dating wrestler Stacy Keibler and is being pressured by his mother Nina Warren ... Read more...

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SJVNL’s second plant to start power generation in December


July 25th, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 25 (IANS) Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam's second plant in Himachal Pradesh will start generating power from December this year, a company official said here Wednesday.The generation in the ... Read more...

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No breakthrough in Woodland manager’s murder case


July 21st, 2012 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, July 21 (IANS) The Ghaziabad police Saturday said they are yet to make a breakthrough in the sensational murder of a shoe and apparel company's top executive, who was ... Read more...

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Karachi traders get 200 extortion notes a day


July 18th, 2012 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, July 18 (IANS) Businessmen in the Pakistani port city have been receiving around 200 extortion notes every day, Geo News reported.At least 18 traders were kidnapped for ransom while ... Read more...

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Women really have better IQ than men


July 15th, 2012 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 15 (IANS) Men may now need to think twice before questioning a woman's intelligence at home or in the office. Psychologists have found female IQ scores have risen ... Read more...

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New way to inject oxygen excites medical science


June 30th, 2012 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 30 (IANS) A new way of administering oxygen into blood, that could allow people to stay alive without breathing, has been discovered.The amazing breakthrough could change medical science ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka T20 League attracts bids over $30 mn


June 26th, 2012 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, June 26 (IANS) In a major breakthrough for Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC), all seven Sri Lanka Premier League (SLPL) franchises have been snapped up with bids worth over $30 ... Read more...

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Still not many women-oriented films: Neha Dhupia


June 12th, 2012 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) Actress Neha Dhupia is glad that the portrayal of women on the big screen is changing from the homely, simple and innocent character to a ... Read more...

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Seven held in Ranvir Sena chief killing case (Lead)


June 4th, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 4 (IANS) Seven people were arrested in Bihar's Bhojpur district Monday in connection with the June 1 killing of Ranvir Sena chief Brahmeshwar Singh 'Mukhiya', police said.A special ... Read more...

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Breakthrough can boost lab test’s sensitivity


June 4th, 2012 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 4 (IANS) A breakthrough in nanotechnology would boost a lab test's sensitivity more than three-million-fold, vastly improving early detection of cancer, Alzheimer's disease and other disorders, a study ... Read more...

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One of CPI-M leader’s killers arrested


May 23rd, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kozhikode, May 23 (IANS) One of the seven men who killed former CPI-M leader T.P. Chandrasekharan has been arrested in what police sources said Wednesday was a significant breakthrough.Shijith, who ... Read more...

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Russia warns of destroying US missile shield


May 12th, 2012 - 3:19 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 12 (IANS) Russia is ready to destroy US missile defence facilities in Europe if Moscow considers them as real threats, Defence Minister Anatoly Serdyukov has said."(The deployment) raises ... Read more...

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Lookout notices for eight suspects in ex-CPI-M leader’s murder


May 11th, 2012 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Kozhikode, May 11 (IANS) A special team investigating the murder of former Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader T.P. Chandrasekharan has issued a "lookout circular" for eight suspects, police said ... Read more...

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US hypersonic weapons threat to Russia: Minister


May 11th, 2012 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) US research into hypersonic weapons, which Washington aims to complete by 2015, represents an especially serious threat to Russia, acting Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin ... Read more...

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Russia to ban smoking indoors


April 21st, 2012 - 9:56 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia is due to ban smoking in all enclosed spaces in an effort to stamp out the habit that kills up to 500,000 people every ... Read more...

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I-League: HAL hold Mohun Bagan to a goalless draw


April 6th, 2012 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 6 (IANS) Mohun Bagan failed to live upto their reputation when they were held to a goalless draw by bottom-placed HAL Bangalore in an I-League match at the ... Read more...

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New drug slows oesteoarthritis progression (Lead)


March 23rd, 2012 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 23 (IANS) A drug that is prescribed for those with osteoporosis, a brittle-bone disease, has shown promise in slowing down the progression of osteoarthritis, the gradual wearing ... Read more...

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India world’s largest recipient of arms, Pakistan no.3 (Lead)


March 19th, 2012 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Stockholm, March 19 (IANS) India is the world's largest recipient of arms while South Korea is second and Pakistan and China are tied in third place, says the Stockholm International ... Read more...

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India world’s largest recipient of arms, says study


March 19th, 2012 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
Stockholm, March 19 (IANS) India is the world's largest recipient of arms while South Korea is second and Pakistan and China are third in the list, reveals data on international ... Read more...

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Women architect arrested in Shehla Masood murder case


February 28th, 2012 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) In a major breakthrough, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has arrested a woman architect for involvement in the murder of activist Shehla Masood in ... Read more...

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Green spaces help people cope better with stress


February 16th, 2012 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 16 (IANS) The greater the greenery, the calmer a person staying in the area is likely to be, particularly those coping with job losses or suffering from chronic ... Read more...

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Jessie J to snog Rihanna, Sheeran


February 6th, 2012 - 2:12 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 6 (IANS) British singer Jessie J says that she will snog pop stars Rihanna and Ed Sheeran if she wins three Brit awards.The 23-year-old is nominated ... Read more...

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UAE leader meets scientists


January 31st, 2012 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Sharjah, Jan 31 (IANS/WAM) The ruler of Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Tuesday met scientists who have developed ways to cure Alzheimer's disease and cancer.Sheikh Sultan Mohammed Al ... Read more...

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Scientists test invisibility cloak on 3D objects


January 26th, 2012 - 10:23 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Mankind has been obsessed with invisibility for ages. The closest mankind has come to achieving that is in the mind and of course on the screens in ... Read more...

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New therapy could help beat Hepatitis C virus


January 17th, 2012 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Jan 17 (IANS) Scientists have found a way to block the Hepatitis C virus (HCV) and possibly benefit 170 million people worldwide.The breakthrough opens the way for new therapies ... Read more...

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India on the brink of defeat at Perth (Lead)


January 15th, 2012 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Jan 15 (IANS) India were on the brink of defeat in the third Test, with 165 for six at lunch on day three at the WACA Ground here Sunday, ... Read more...

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Breakthroughs in Rajasthan nurse case, two held (Lead)


January 4th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Jodhpur/Pune, Jan 4 (IANS) In two major breakthroughs in the missing nurse Bhanwari Devi case, the leader of a gang suspected to have disposed off her body was arrested in ... Read more...

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Bhanwari Devi case: Key suspect held in Maharashtra


January 4th, 2012 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Jan 4 (IANS) Pune police in a joint operation with the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Wednesday nabbed a key suspect in the case of missing Rajasthan nurse Bhanwari ... Read more...

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India lose Sehwag early while chasing 292 at MCG (Lead)


December 29th, 2011 - 9:38 am ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 29 (IANS) India lost dashing opener Virender Sehwag early while chasing a target of 292, and were 24 for one in the second innings at lunch on ... Read more...

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India have the edge, admits Haddin


December 27th, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 27 (IANS) Australian wicket-keeper batsman Brad Haddin conceded that India are slightly ahead in the first Test, though Sachin Tendulkar's prized scalp in the day's last over ... Read more...

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