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Weird weather rains seaweed over Gloucestershire village


August 9th, 2012 - 9:06 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Gloucestershire Village, Aug 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Residents of Gloucestershire Village were left wondering when the weather brought them seaweed rain. The residents were left in awe when they woke up to seaweed ... Read more...

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Olympics Athletics: Sally Pearson fastest hurdler, reinstated Toufiq triumphs (Roundup)


August 8th, 2012 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 8 (IANS) Sally Pearson of Australia set a new Olympics record to win the gold in the women's 100 metres hurdles while reinstated Algerian Taoufik Makhloufi produced a ... Read more...

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Two cousins drown in Navi Mumbai lake


July 26th, 2012 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 26 (IANS) Two cousins were drowned Thursday in a lake in Navi Mumbai where they had gone for a bath, police said.The victims have been identified as ... Read more...

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Regulator asks airlines not to increase fares


July 16th, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) The aviation regulator Monday asked all airlines not to raise fares and keep ticket prices under the prescribed bands.The instruction came after reports surfaced that ... Read more...

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Patience has been the key: Samuels


June 10th, 2012 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Birmingham, June 10 (IANS/CMC) In-form batsman Marlon Samuels says he owes his recent success against World No.1 England to a new patient attitude, especially in the challenging bowler-friendly English conditions.The right-hander ... Read more...

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Putin cracks down on car sirens used by officials


May 19th, 2012 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 19 (IANS/RIA Novosti) In an effort to quell public anger over the misuse of flashing lights on the country's roads, Russian President Vladimir Putin Saturday slashed by almost ... Read more...

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Juventus will write history, feels Conte


April 26th, 2012 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, April 26 (IANS) Juventus head coach Antonio Conte believed that his side could create history after they beat Cesena 1-0 to move closer to the Serie A football title.Juventus ... Read more...

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Godhra riot case: Apex court affords Modi relief (Second Lead)


March 26th, 2012 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) In a big relief to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, the Supreme Court Monday dismissed a petition seeking direction to the Nanavati Commission to ... Read more...

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Godhra riot case: Relief for Modi from apex court (Lead)


March 26th, 2012 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) In a big relief to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, the Supreme Court Monday dismissed a petition seeking direction to the Nanavati Commission to ... Read more...

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Mumbai celebrates Holi with fun, frolic and revelry


March 8th, 2012 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 8 (IANS) As Mumbai woke up to the festival of colours - Holi - young and old started the day not only with colours, but also with fun, ... Read more...

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Holi splashes Delhi with colours


March 8th, 2012 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) Holi celebrations began early Thursday morning in the national capital, with squeals of laughter echoingyoung and old alike through dry colour on each other.Soon enough, ... Read more...

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Motorists circle Moscow in anti-Putin protest


February 20th, 2012 - 3:51 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Hundreds of cars with white ribbons and balloons drove around Moscow Sunday to protest the expected return of Vladimir Putin as the Russian president in ... Read more...

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Pakistanis held in Britain for plotting another 9/11


September 27th, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 27 (IANS) A six-member gang of suspected Pakistani-origin suicide bombers have been arrested for plotting a terror attack in Britain similar to 9/11, police said.However, no specific targets ... Read more...

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It’s raining ire against MCD at Ramlila ground


August 19th, 2011 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) Amid all the chants hailing Anna Hazare and slogans to eradicate corruption, many at the Ramlila ground here slammed the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) ... Read more...

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No-bath protest in Hazare’s village


August 18th, 2011 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Ralegan Siddhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Residents of Ralegan Siddhi, the village of anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare, took to a unique form of protest Thursday as they took to streets with ... Read more...

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580 knives seized in Costa Rican prison


July 1st, 2011 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
San Jose, July 1 (IANS/EFE) A total of 580 knives, many homemade, as well as drugs, liquor and cash were seized Thursday by Costa Rican authorities at the La Reforma ... Read more...

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When Ashish became a gorilla! (Movie Snippets) (With Images)


June 1st, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Actor Ashish Chowdhry's role in "Double Dhamaal" not just required him to slip into the garb of a woman, but also that of a ... Read more...

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Liquor offered at Muslim seer’s shrine in Amritsar


March 25th, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
Amritsar, Mar.25 (ANI): Devotees in Amritsar offered liquor at the shrine of a Muslim seer Baba Rode Shah during a three-day annual fair, which began on Wednesday.During the course of the fair, ... Read more...

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Sheep are smart enough to make ‘executive decisions’


February 12th, 2011 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 12 (ANI): Unlike previously thought, sheep are actually so smart that they make 'executive decisions', have long memories and can remember friends for two years.University of Cambridge researchers have said ... Read more...

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With this shirt, you don’t have to ’sweat it’ anymore!


January 11th, 2011 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 11 (ANI): A new kind of shirt could give you freedom from the embarrassment of sweat patches.The promoters of FreshMax, the 'no sweat shirt', could be the perfect garment for ... Read more...

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Toddlers learn faster if exposed to diverse objects


December 7th, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 7 (ANI): A University of Iowa study has suggested that 18-month-olds who played with diversely shaped objects are likely to learn new words twice as fast as those who played ... Read more...

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Bigg Boss 4: Inmates Experience City Life And Village Life!


November 24th, 2010 - 8:49 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
 However, after all the screaming and shouting has got over there is a different course of life for the inmates of the house. Bigg Boss has given them a task of ... Read more...

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Ancient Egyptian temple sits submerged in sewage


November 24th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by ANI
Cairo, Nov 24 (ANI): An ancient Egyptian temple of Ptah, located in the village of Meet Rahina near Memphis, just south of Cairo, now sits in stinking effluent.The temple, built during the ... Read more...

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They keep us safe on Diwali


October 27th, 2010 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Fire engines will be stationed in crowded markets of Delhi and other vulnerable areas to tackle any fire accident on Diwali that records at least 200 fire ... Read more...

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U.S. State Deparment, Proctor and Gamble team up to provide water kits to Pakistani flood victims


September 20th, 2010 - 10:37 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The U.S. State Department on Monday announced that, along with Proctor and Gamble (P&G), it has begun a $2 million effort to provide water purification kits to ... Read more...

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Coleen Rooney ‘devastated’ as ill sister fights for life


September 10th, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 10 (ANI): 'Love-rat' Wayne Rooney's wife Coleen's adopted sister Rosie, 12, is critically ill after suffering a stroke.Doctors at Alder Hey Children's Hospital in Liverpool have warned that Rosie may ... Read more...

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14-year-old boy crushed to death by tanker


August 16th, 2010 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) A 14-year-old boy was crushed to death Monday by a Delhi Jal Board water tanker in south Delhi's Saket area. The victim was identified as Asgar Ali, ... Read more...

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Amateur scientist discovers snails ‘have a homing instinct’


August 4th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 4 (ANI): A 69-year-old amateur scientist has discovered that her garden snails can apparently find their way back home.Dr Dave Hodgson from Exeter University conducted the experiment.The idea formulated when ... Read more...

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Britain’s fattest woman dies


July 26th, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 26 (IANS) Britain's fattest woman has died from a heart attack after her family smuggled takeaways and junk food into her hospital room, a media report said Monday. Junk food addict ... Read more...

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Britain’s fattest woman dies in hospital


July 26th, 2010 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0London, July 26(ANI): Britain's fattest woman at 45st has died after secretly eating family buckets of chicken, fish and chips in hospital.Sharon Mevsimler, 40, begged her family to sneak ... Read more...

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80-year-old woman beaten to death in a church with a cross


June 8th, 2010 - 11:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Wynne, Jun 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a shocking incident, a 80-year-old woman was beaten to death in a Memphis church. There are also reports that suggest that she was beaten to her ... Read more...

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Congress MLAs protest against water shortage in Madhya Pradesh


May 14th, 2010 - 10:42 pm ICT by ANI
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh), May 14 (ANI): Congress MLAs staged a demonstration outside the state assembly in Madhya Pradesh's Bhopal city on Friday to protest against the acute water shortage.The protestors carried empty ... Read more...

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KFC’s pink buckets for breast cancer awareness move raises eyebrows


April 23rd, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 23 (ANI): While KFC is promoting breast cancer awareness by changing the traditional red colour of its buckets to pink, healthcare groups are raising their eyebrows.KFC has joined ... Read more...

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Big bucket cinema snacks ’should get calorie X-rating’


February 28th, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 28 (ANI): Health officials want snacks portions to be cut down at cinemas, as they are often high in fat, sugar or salt.The Food Standards Agency (FSA) wants movie-goers to ... Read more...

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Federer flies past Hewitt to Australian Open quarterfinal


January 25th, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 25(ANI): Top seed Roger Federer marched into the quarter-finals of the Australian Open with a resounding 6-2 6-3 6-4 victory over Lleyton Hewitt in Melbourne.With the win, the worst-ever ... Read more...

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