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1 killed, many injured as LPG tanker explodes


August 28th, 2012 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kannur (Kerala), Aug 28 (IANS) A woman was killed when an LPG tanker lorry burst into flames after an accident and set her house nearby on fire, police here said ... Read more...

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Taylor working on fitness with hopes of recall


July 3rd, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), July 3 (IANS/CMC) Injury-prone West Indies fast bowler Jerome Taylor says he is working his way back to full fitness, as he targets a recall to the Caribbean side. ... Read more...

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Infrared light stops eye damage caused by bright lights


May 14th, 2012 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 14 (IANS) Treating eyes with gentle infrared light can help prevent damage caused by subsequent exposure to bright light, says a study. A breakthrough by The Vision Centre ... Read more...

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Scientists close to finding meningococcal B shot


May 8th, 2012 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 8 (IANS) Researchers are close to finding a shot that protects against many strains of meningococcal B, the most prevalent cause of a rare but serious infection affecting ... Read more...

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Gwyneth Paltrow’s Emmy dress is a hit


September 19th, 2011 - 10:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Sept 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Gwyneth Paltrow’s choice of dress at the Emmy Awards has received mixed reactions on the Internet. The actress went to the event wearing a tummy-revealing dress ... Read more...

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Uday Chopra keen on Hollywood! (Movie Snippets)


August 29th, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) The bright lights of Hollywood beckon Uday Chopra. And no, it's not work but the "perpetual party mode" at Hollywood Boulevard in Los Angeles ... Read more...

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In exile, Husain wanted to destroy his paintings: Son


July 4th, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) Forced to live away from India, M.F. Husain at one time wanted to destroy all his paintings, says his son Owais Husain who is hungering ... Read more...

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UFO seen over London?


June 27th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 27 (IANS) Five circular discs of light emerged from behind a cloud in broad daylight in London, flew for some time and then dashed back where they came ... Read more...

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UK man ‘loses an hour after seeing UFO’


March 3rd, 2011 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 3 (ANI): A man from Barnes, south-west London, thought he had been abducted by aliens after losing an hour when he went out into his garden in the middle of ... Read more...

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Green LED products contain lead, arsenic


February 11th, 2011 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 11 (IANS) Light-emitting diodes (LeDs) marketed as environment-friendly and safe actually contain lead, arsenic and a dozen other hazardous substances, research shows."LeDs are touted as the next generation of lighting...We ... Read more...

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When PM was kept waiting at Congress plenary! (Burari diary)


December 19th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) He was waiting to be felicitated with a garland and a shawl at the Congress plenary here Sunday, but it took inordinately long and so Prime ... Read more...

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23pc of youngsters get into fights when they go out at night


November 12th, 2010 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): A research carried out by the European Institute of Studies on Prevention has revealed that night-time violence among young Spaniards is becoming more common.The study shows that ... Read more...

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Durga Puja fever soars in West Bengal (Lead)


October 17th, 2010 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 16 (IANS) Thousands of people poured onto the streets of Kolkata, which looked magnificent bathed in bright lights and twinklers, as the Durga Puja celebrations reached a feverish pitch across ... Read more...

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Closing ceremony countdown in Devnagri script


October 14th, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) The countdown for the closing ceremony of the Commonwealth Games here Thursday was done in Devnagri script, projecting the numbers 10 to 0 on large screens. As ... Read more...

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Now, vodka bottle with personalized LED messages for your loved ones


October 5th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 5 (ANI): A pair of New York-based liquor lovers have come up with vodka bottles that carry a programmable LED display that scrolls a personalized message of your choice ... Read more...

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Beauty queen off to Bollywood after Miss England disappointment


September 26th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 26 (ANI): Amy Jackson is embarking on a career in Bollywood after her Miss England disappointment.Jackson, the reigning Miss Liverpool finished only third in the final earlier this month, despite ... Read more...

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Robbie Williams wanted a low-key Las Vegas wedding


August 12th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 11 (ANI): Robbie Williams has revealed that he wanted a low-key Las Vegas wedding.The pop star wed his American actress girlfriend at their Beverly Hills home with a small ... Read more...

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Terrell Owen’s Show Premiered On Sunday


July 12th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Terrell Owens, the American football wide receiver appeared on the VH1 "The T.O. Show" last night at 10:30 p.m. where the world watched the six-time Pro ... Read more...

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Smokers’ kisses can be fatal


June 2nd, 2010 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 2 (ANI): Red alert: When your smoking father comes close to give you a hug or a kiss, push him away and run in the opposite direction.According to Professor Robert ... Read more...

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UFO experts fear full-scale alien invasion Down Under


May 27th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 27 (ANI): Experts in Australia have expressed their fears that a full-scale alien invasion of the Northern Territory is about to take place.Though astronomers and police say the flares seen ... Read more...

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Use of laptops and iPads before sleeping ‘ups insomnia risk’


May 17th, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 17 (ANI): Using a laptop or an iPad just before going to bed can turn you into an insomniac, say American researchers.The scientists have discovered that devices that emit bright ... Read more...

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Near death experience? It’s trick of the mind


April 9th, 2010 - 5:28 am ICT by IANS
London, April 9 (IANS) How many times you have come across survivors who tell describe their "near death experiences"(NDE)? Now scientists believe that they have decoded the secret behind these experiences. Rather than ... Read more...

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Mick Foley Blogs On Ex WWE Wrestler, Chris Kanyon’s Suicide


April 6th, 2010 - 9:24 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 06 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Chris Kanyon was one of the first openly gay pro wrestlers. He never wanted to hide the fact that he was gay and in fact wanted to make ... Read more...

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Tiger woods finally opens up; grants two interviews on Sunday (Video)


March 22nd, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
March 22, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Tiger Woods, who went into hiding after his car crashed near his Orlando home and sex scandals that followed, granted two television interviews ... Read more...

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Haiti quake survivors prepare to spend third night in open (Lead)


January 15th, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Port-au-Prince, Jan 15 (DPA) As Haitians covered thousands of decomposing bodies in sheets, hundreds of survivors cocooned themselves in shroud-like cloths as they prepared to spend another cold night in the open. Port-au-Prince ... Read more...

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UFO caught on tape beaming ‘buffalo into spaceship’!


November 2nd, 2009 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 2 (ANI): A UFO has reportedly been caught on tape beaming up a buffalo into their spaceship.Pensioner Derek Bridges, 69, filmed the entire scene from his window after spotting pulsating ... Read more...

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Karnataka floods wash out Diwali spirit in Bangalore


October 15th, 2009 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Maitreyee Boruah Bangalore, Oct 15 (IANS) There are not much signs of celebrations in this city and festivities are muted. Bangaloreans do not seem to be in a mood to celebrate the ... Read more...

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How Harrelson almost lost his virginity and life on the same night


September 14th, 2009 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 14 (ANI): Woody Harrelson has let out details about the first time he made love and was caught by his girlfriend's parents.The actor revealed he almost lost his virginity and ... Read more...

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Scientists discover oceanic worms that throw ‘green bombs’ on predators


August 21st, 2009 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 21 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a mysterious group of oceanic worms that can throw 'bombs' which burst into brilliant green light - probably a defensive mechanism against potential predators.The ... Read more...

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PETA slams Jacko over plans to use animals in comeback gigs


March 26th, 2009 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 26 (ANI): Animal rights group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has condemned Michael Jackson's apparent plans to feature a variety of exotic creatures onstage during his comeback ... Read more...

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Now, its bunk beds,, whitewashed walls and a shared sink for fraudster Madoff


March 13th, 2009 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar.13 (ANI): Ponzi king Bernie Madoff will be going from his plush, multi-million dollar penthouse to a spartan seven-and-a-half-foot by eight foot cell in the Metropolitan Correctional Center. He is ... Read more...

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Mystery of deep-sea fish with tubular eyes and transparent head solved


February 24th, 2009 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 24 (ANI): Researchers at the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute recently solved the half-century-old mystery of a deep-sea fish with tubular eyes and a transparent head.The object of study ... Read more...

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Verne Troyer may give new girlfriend big Hollywood break


January 31st, 2009 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 31 (ANI): Verne Troyer is reportedly convincing movie bosses to cast his girlfriend Chanelle Hayes in the movie Austin Powers 4.The Mini-Me star was smitten by the beauty when ... Read more...

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Midlands UFO invasion was actually fleet of cheap flying lanterns!


December 21st, 2008 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 21 (ANI): A string of bright lights in the West Midlands sky, which were misunderstood as UFO invasion by locals, were nothing but just a cluster of cheap flying ... Read more...

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Orphan urchin boy acting in a Tamil movie


October 31st, 2008 - 9:12 pm ICT by ANI
By Arun K. Kannan Chennai, Oct.31 (ANI): For the first time in Indian cinema, a real life urchin will be seen on the big screen playing a major role in a Tamil ... Read more...

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