Huge crowds at running of bulls in Spanish city

July 11th, 2011 - 11:12 am ICT by IANS
Pamplona (Spain), July 11 (IANS/EFE) The fourth running of the bulls at the San Fermin festival in the northern Spanish city of Pamplona drew huge crowds Sunday, with spectators thrilled ... Read more...

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India look to bounce back against South Africa

January 14th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, Jan 14 (IANS) India will look to bounce back here at the Wanderers after their 135-run humiliation in the first of the five-match One-day series against South Africa.Indian batsmen had ... Read more...

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Sagrada Familia Consecrated As Basilica By Pope Benedict XVI

November 7th, 2010 - 9:48 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Today Pope Benedict XVI arrived in Barcelona and consecrated the Sagrada Familia basilica which is considered one of the architectural wonders of the world. Over 5000 ... Read more...

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‘Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara’ asked to remove cruelty to bulls scenes

October 31st, 2010 - 11:55 am ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Oct 31 (ANI): Eminent religious statesman Rajan Zed has urged the makers of upcoming Bollywood blockbuster "Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara" to not lionize cruelty to bulls.According to reports, some ... Read more...

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Catalonia Parliament Bans Bullfighting in Landmark Spain Vote

July 29th, 2010 - 12:59 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A petition which was brought in front of the parliament of Catalonia in Spain led to a vote, which led to a ban of one of the most ... Read more...

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Matador arrested for fleeing bullring in Mexico

June 16th, 2010 - 7:57 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Mexico, Jun 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A hilarious scene happened in Mexico during a bullfight. A matador actually took to his heels, when the bull charged at him. The 22-year-old Christian Hernandez, ... Read more...

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Matador Arrested After Fleeing From Bullring

June 16th, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Mexico, June 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Christian Hernandez who was a matador by profession fled for his life but was arrested by the police for the breach of contract that he ... Read more...

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Spanish matador gored during bullfight

April 26th, 2010 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, April 26 (IANS/EFE) A Spanish bullfighter was gored during a bullfight in Mexico and is now in a serious condition after losing litres of blood. Jose Tomas was seriously injured when ... Read more...

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Ford V6 Mustang: 1000 Laps On Bristol Motor Speedway

March 22nd, 2010 - 8:56 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Mar 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) American motor giant Ford shall have the stage up in flames with their new mean machine; V6 Mustang. The highly anticipated model will run at full ... Read more...

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Ricky Ponting shrugs off boos against him

August 5th, 2009 - 8:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 5 (ANI): Australian captain Ricky Ponting has shrugged off the boos that he had to face during the second and third Test matches of the Ashes series at Lord's and ... Read more...

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South Africans play Australia at bullring stadium

February 26th, 2009 - 4:03 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 26 (ANI): Johannesburg's bullring stadium, the Wanderers Ground, provides no refuge for the timid cricketer and has always produced results either good or bad. The last time Australian and South Africa ... Read more...

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Animal activists launch attack on Penelope Cruz over bullfighter film

October 12th, 2008 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 12 (ANI): Actress Penelope Cruz has angered animal rights activists after signing Manolete the Spanish film about a legendary matador who was gored to death in a bullring at ... Read more...

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Nadal routs Roddick to lead Spain into Davis Cup final

September 21st, 2008 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Sep 21 (DPA) Rafael Nadal endured a lengthy rain delay before assuring Spain a place in the Davis Cup final with a 6-4, 6-0, 6-4 mauling of American Andy Roddick Sunday.The ... Read more...

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Give it up for the latest fitness craze mall walking!

August 13th, 2008 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 13 (ANI): The latest fitness trend hitting Britons is a double joy for those who love shopping and its called mall walking.The unique exercising routine not only keeps Britons ... Read more...

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