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Iran salutes ‘nuke martyrs’ (NAM Diary)


August 30th, 2012 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Aug 30 (IANS) Iran has created a new category of martyrs - nuclear scientists it says were killed by Israelis. And what better way to unveil this than at ... Read more...

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Bollywood condemns Guwahati molestation


July 14th, 2012 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 14 (IANS) "Disgusting" and "shameful" is how Bollywood celebrities Amitabh Bachchan, Bipasha Basu and Farhan Akhtar have dubbed the molestation of a teenager by a mob in ... Read more...

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Picasso painting vandalised in US


June 20th, 2012 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 20 (IANS) A priceless 1929 painting "Woman in a Red Armchair" by Pablo Picasso was vandalised by a man who spray-painted on it at an art museum in ... Read more...

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Former militant, bystander shot at in Srinagar


June 7th, 2012 - 11:47 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 7 (IANS) A former militant and a man standing beside him were injured when unidentified gunmen fired at them here Thursday evening, police said.According to police, two 'pheran' ... Read more...

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Family regrets auction of soil with Mahatma’s blood


April 3rd, 2012 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) Mahatma Gandhi's descendants have expressed regret over the forthcoming auction of a "clump of soil with drops of the Mahatma's blood collected from the site ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Mahatma Gandhi’s glasses, prayer book up for auction


April 2nd, 2012 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 2 (IANS) Mahatma Gandhi's round-lensed spectacles, a personal prayer book and the soil upon which he fell when he was assassinated are among an incredible lot of items ... Read more...

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Constable thrashed by drunken duo


December 20th, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) Two men are on the run here after attacking a constable and firing and seriously wounding a man after an accident led to heated row, ... Read more...

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Gangraped Buddhist nun faces new ordeal in Nepal (Lead)


August 16th, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 16 (IANS) Nearly two months after she was robbed and gangraped by five men in a bus in eastern Nepal and was controversially divested by the clergy of ... Read more...

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Gangraped Buddhist nun faces new ordeal in Nepal


August 16th, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 16 (IANS) Nearly two months after she was robbed and gangraped by five men in a bus in eastern Nepal and suffered a controversy about having lost her ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Bomb blast kills 2 in Beirut


August 11th, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by BNO News
BEIRUT (BNO NEWS) -- Two people were killed and another was injured on Thursday after a blast ripped through a parking lot in a suburb of the Lebanese capital of Beirut, The ... Read more...

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Bomb detonated near UNSCO in Gaza


June 26th, 2011 - 5:14 am ICT by IANS
Gaza, June 26 (IANS) A bomb was detonated behind the United Nations Special Coordinator Office (UNSCO) in Gaza city, Xinhua reported Sunday.The sudden explosion wrecked the area, where the ... Read more...

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Bomb attack strikes U.S. Consulate vehicles in Pakistan


May 20th, 2011 - 7:30 pm ICT by BNO News
ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- A roadside bomb on Friday struck a vehicle belonging to the U.S. Consulate in Pakistan, killing at least one person and injuring several others, the U.S. Embassy ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

One killed, four injured in Kashmir (Lead)


February 28th, 2011 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 28 (IANS) Separatist guerrillas shot dead a contractor in north Kashmir's Kreeri town while a powerful hand grenade blast wounded four people, including two policemen, in summer capital Srinagar Monday.A ... Read more...

Posted in National |

One killed in Tehran protest


February 15th, 2011 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Feb 15 (IANS) One person was killed and many were wounded in protests in the Iranian capital, police said Tuesday.The man was a bystander and was shot by "Monafeghin", or the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Pak police dismiss murder-accused US official’s “self-defence” claim as ‘unconvincing’


February 5th, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 5(ANI): Pakistani police officials investigating into the double killings by US national Raymond Davis have dismissed his 'self-defence' claim as 'unconvincing' in their initial report to the Punjab government, a ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pakistan likely to release double murder-accused US diplomat soon: Report


February 5th, 2011 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 5(ANI): Double murder-accused US diplomat Raymond Davis, who is currently under Pakistani police detention, may be released soon, officials have indicated.Two Pakistani officials in the United States told a foreign ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

How HIV infection kills T cells


November 25th, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 25 (ANI): Scientists have solved a long-standing mystery about HIV infection- how the virus promotes the death of CD4 T cells.It is the loss of this critical subset of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Teenagers’ take on why bullying occurs


November 12th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): Swedish teenagers believe that the bully and the victim's individual characteristics, rather than the wider social environment, explain why bullying occurs.Robert Thornberg and Sven Knutsen at Linkoping University ... Read more...

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Justin Bieber ignores online bullying


November 4th, 2010 - 3:17 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 4 (IANS) Teen sensation Justin Bieber is used to get bullied online, and has chosen to ignore them all.The "Baby" hitmaker says he tries to brush off the hateful comments ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Hands Only CPR Can Save More Lives Than The Mouth-To-Mouth


October 7th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar A recent study has found that hands only CPR helps save more lives than the one where the bystander gives a mouth to mouth breathing. The study showed that ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Interactive video games likely to cause broad range of injuries


October 4th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 4 (ANI): While relatively new, interactive gaming devices are gaining popularity, they are likely cause a broad range of injuries, from abrasions and sprains to shoulder, ankle and foot injuries, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Interactive video games can cause injuries


October 4th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 4 (IANS) Interactive gaming devices can cause injuries ranging from abrasions and sprains to shoulder, ankle and foot injuries."This study details the different injuries sustained while participating in interactive ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

MJ’s mum sues concert promoter over son’s death


September 16th, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 16 (ANI): Michael Jackson's mom and children have filed a lawsuit accusing production company AEG Live of breaching its agreement to provide physical care for the star and negligent ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

“Full Credit To Arjun For Standing Up Despite Kajol and Kareena” - Karan Johar


September 6th, 2010 - 12:21 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 6, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):'We Are Family' has taken a good opening and is turning out to be yet another decent success this season. How far it eventually would go would ... Read more...

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Just like humans, monkeys comfort each other post conflict


August 18th, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 18 (ANI): A new research by scientists in Italy has shown that monkeys who witness conflict often seek out the company of other bystanders - possibly as a way to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

I was merely a fortunate bystander: Big B on KBC (Interview)


July 9th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) Amitabh Bachchan, who is set to host "Kaun Banega Crorepati" (KBC) for the third time, refuses to take credit for turning the ... Read more...

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Amitabh Bachchan Speaks On His Return To ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati’


July 9th, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 9, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): You are back on "Kaun Banega Crorepati' (KBC) though on a different channel this time. What made you agree to host the show for a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Alligator Strolls Through Town


July 4th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar July 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) An alligator reportedly strolled through a town in Germany. The Police in the area got a call in the middle of the night from a bystander ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Water will be major issue in coming years: PM


May 24th, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Distribution of water is likely to become a major issue, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Monday. "I do agree that water is an emerging and going to ... Read more...

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Cairns mulls suit against Modi for match fixing slur


May 23rd, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, May 23 (IANS) Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns says he has taken the legal course against suspended Indian Premier Legal Commissioner Lalit Modi over allegations of match fixing. Cairns was not ... Read more...

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Cairns still trying to clear his name from ICL match fixing allegations


May 23rd, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
Jakarta, May 23(ANI): Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns has said that he is still struggling to clear his name and bring former Indian Premier League (IPL) commissioner Lalit Modi to court ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Boffins prefer needles to tablets for global vaccinations


April 27th, 2010 - 4:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 27 (ANI): A new discovery by researchers at the Trudeau Institute may pave the way for the delivery of more effective vaccines to prevent chronic parasitic worm infections.Dr. Markus Mohrs ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Wider first aid knowledge could save thousands, says UK charity


April 12th, 2010 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 12 (ANI): A British charity has said that a wider knowledge of first aid techniques could save thousands of lives each year.According to the St John Ambulance charity, which ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Witnessing sexism makes women view all men negatively


March 19th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 19 (ANI): It is already known that experiencing sexual harassment has a negative effect on women. But a new study suggests that simply being a bystander to sexism is enough ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Reading, writing information directly into brain may soon be possible


February 26th, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 26 (ANI): Scientists in Japan are developing electric sensors using nanotechnology that could not only read information from our brains, but also write information to it.Dr Keiichi Torimitsu of Nippon ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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