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Escaped accused in Tiku murder case caught (Lead)

April 11th, 2012 - 10:11 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 11 (IANS) Vijay Palande, prime accused in the Arun Tikku murder case, who fled police custody Tuesday night, was caught again early Wednesday, an official said.Palande, one of ... Read more...

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70 percent Russians never left ex-Soviet Union

April 6th, 2012 - 9:56 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) More than two-thirds of the Russian population -- 70 percent -- has never been to countries outside the former Soviet Union, independent pollster Levada has ... Read more...

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China launches Asia’s largest helicopter

January 5th, 2012 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 5 (IANS) China's largest-ever civil helicopter Thursday got certification from the civil aviation administration, the country's civil aviation authority, People's Daily reported.The move marks the official approval for ... Read more...

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A new hotel opens every four days in China

August 15th, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 15 (IANS) A new international hotel comes up in China every four days, making it one of the fastest growing hotel markets in the world, says a survey.The ... Read more...

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Women in India love to travel for work: Survey

July 7th, 2011 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) More women than men prefer to travel for work in India while tools like Skype and video-conferencing are taking a toll on outbound business travel ... Read more...

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North Korea to release US citizen held for six months

May 27th, 2011 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 27 (IANS) North Korea has said it would releasing an American citizen it has been holding for six months on unspecified charges, BBC reported.Eddie Jun Yong-su would be ... Read more...

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BlackBerry signs Indian-led company for tablet apps

March 31st, 2011 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, March 31 (IANS) BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) has entered into a deal with Indian-led Polar Mobile for exclusive development of apps to enhance appeal of its soon-be-launched ... Read more...

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Hotel is first in Australia to offer women’s only floor

March 21st, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 21 (ANI): A hotel in Australia has become the first to offer a women's only floor.Portal Hotel in Brisbane city has created the fifth floor especially for women, and no ... Read more...

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India Travel Mart kicks off in Chandigarh

February 5th, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 5 (IANS) The 11th edition of the three-day India Travel Mart (ITM), a travel and tourism exhibition, that kicked off here Saturday, has four foreign countries and nearly 60 corporate ... Read more...

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Chinese citizens spent $48 billion overseas in 2010

January 11th, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Jan 11 (ANI): Wealthy Chinese citizens were estimated to have spent 48 billion dollars abroad in 2010, a research group said.Xinhua quoted the China Tourism Academy as saying in its annual ... Read more...

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Chinese ’sex diary’ official sentenced to 13 yrs imprisonment

December 15th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Dec 15 (ANI): A former Chinese government official has been sentenced to 13 years imprisonment after his diary containing details of his sexual relationships with five women, hard drinking and receiving ... Read more...

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Chinese official who kept sex diary jailed

December 15th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 15 (IANS) A former government official in a Chinese province has been jailed for 13 years after his diaries detailing his sexual encounters, hard drinking and receiving bribes were leaked ... Read more...

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Plane kills jogger in freak accident

March 20th, 2010 - 10:57 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
March 20, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A 38 year old Georgia resident named Robert Gary Jones, from Woodstock, Ga. went for a jog whilst enjoying music from his ... Read more...

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Cyber Monday 2009 Deals Online

November 30th, 2009 - 6:58 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov. 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The slow economic condition of the country has affected several businesses of the country and they want to make the best use of the festive season ... Read more...

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Tour operators complain setback to tourism industry due to swine flu

August 26th, 2009 - 7:40 pm ICT by ANI
By Lokendra SinghJaipur, Aug.26 (ANI): As if global economic slowdown was not enough, the emergence of several swine flu cases is discouraging tourists to visit popular tourist places like Jaipur in Rajasthan. ... Read more...

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Social networking goes mobile

August 2nd, 2009 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
By Nayan Sakhuja New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) Are you constantly on the move and don't have time to log on to your computer to be in touch with your friends? Coming ... Read more...

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Paris Hilton’s plan to fool fans flopped

May 4th, 2009 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 4 (IANS) Socialite heiress Paris Hilton on her recent visit to London had bought a designer wig in a bid to fool her fans, but the plan failed miserably. Hilton ... Read more...

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Ponzi King Madoff said to have cheated on his wife many times

March 29th, 2009 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar.29 (ANI): Ponzi scammer Bernie Madoff, who is currently in jail for defrauding investors of millions of dollars, also cheated on his devoted wife RuthMadoff carried on at least ... Read more...

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Nicole Murphy Seeing Michael Strahan, Still?

March 6th, 2009 - 9:48 pm ICT by GD
Former model Nicole Murphy had been seeing former Giants footballer Michael Strahan for a rather long time. The couple recently broke up after Strahan caught Murphy cheating on him. The defensive ... Read more...

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New age of austerity predicted for business travellers

February 10th, 2009 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) Business executives will make fewer, shorter and cheaper business trips in 2009 and switch from luxury extras in favour of basic efficiency and good service, a survey ... Read more...

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Big Chinese firms squeeze payroll of top executives

February 1st, 2009 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 1 (Xinhua) More Chinese firms are slashing executive pay and having tighter budgets to get through the economic crisis, the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of Shanghai has said. ... Read more...

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China Southern Airlines posts quantum leap in profit

April 21st, 2008 - 12:06 am ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, April 20 (Xinhua) China Southern Airlines Co, the country's largest carrier by fleet size, said Sunday that its first-quarter profit soared 523 percent year-on-year on the stronger yuan and greater passenger ... Read more...

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Michelangelos last sketch discovered in Vatican archives

December 8th, 2007 - 8:49 pm ICT by admin
Washington, December 8 (ANI): A team of researchers has found a rare Michelangelo sketch, probably his last work, in the Vatican archives.The sketch is said to have been drawn in blood-red ... Read more...

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