Big Bash: Renegades beat Thunder for first win

December 30th, 2011 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
S0ydney, Dec 30 (IANS) Chris Gayle's explosive 75 off 54 balls went in vain as the Sydney Thunder lost to Melbourne Renegades by six runs in Twenty20 Big Bash League ... Read more...

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Seven Britons trapped in snow-covered pub for over a week

December 5th, 2010 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 5 (IANS) Seven people have been trapped inside a pub in Britain for the past nine days after the building was engulfed by 16 feet of snow.Five staff and two ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

‘Making of greatest album of the 1980s’ to become a movie

December 1st, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 1 (ANI): The creation of classic album 'London Calling' by punk pioneers The Clash is set to be turned into a new movie biopic.Award-winning writer Jez Butterworth - whose ... Read more...

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NSW’s Hauritz helps Tasmania to win dramatic Sheffield Shield match

November 19th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov.19 (ANI): Test contenders Nathan Hauritz and Doug Bollinger were left with red faces after Tasmania snuck home to grab a thrilling outright win in the Sheffield Shield game against NSW ... Read more...

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Taiwanese singer arrested for passport photo mismatch after losing weight

May 17th, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, May 17 (ANI): A Taiwanese singer was arrested by police officers because she looked different from her passport photograph.Chen Jinpei, 60, was taken away while performing at a pub in ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Jude Law, Rachel Weisz bag top honours at Critics’ Circle awards

January 27th, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 27 (ANI): Hollywood stars Jude Law and Rachel Weisz have bagged top honours at annual Critics' Circle Theatre Awards.Law, 37, won the award for Best Shakespearean Performance for his ... Read more...

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Krejza doesnt want to let go his chance in Test cricket

November 11th, 2008 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 11 (ANI): Australias new found spin-sensation Jason Kreja has said that after taking 12 crucial wickets in his debut Nagpur Test against India, he didnt want to let the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

State Railway of Thailand reopens most routes along southern rail line

September 13th, 2008 - 11:10 am ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
The Director of the Tourism Information and Service Center of the State Railway of Thailand, Mr. Pairat Rojcharoen-ngam (ไพรัช โรจน์เจริญงาม), reveals that, as of 8:05 AM this morning (September 13), the State ... Read more...

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Hindraf leader allowed to attend relative’s funeral

June 6th, 2008 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, June 6 (IANS) Jailed Hindu activist K. Vasantha Kumar has been allowed to attend the funeral of his uncle, media reports said Friday. A tearful Kumar of the Hindu Rights ... Read more...

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Woman fights off hungry python to save kitten!

March 10th, 2008 - 4:06 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Mar 10 (ANI): A woman broke her wrist and was bitten twice while saving her kitten from a python.Ruth Butterworth, of Bridgeman Downs on Brisbane's northside, revealed that her mother's cat ... Read more...

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