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‘Bulletproof’ case for your iPhone


April 16th, 2012 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 16 (IANS) A Japanese firm called Marudai has unveiled a $650 bulletproof case for your iPhone.It could offer the perfect protection for those planning to recreate the infamous ... Read more...

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Georgia unveils infantry combat vehicle


February 26th, 2012 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Tbilisi, Feb 26 (IANS) Georgia has unveiled a 14-tonne armoured infantry combat vehicle that is equipped with cannons and machine guns.Lazika, with an armour that could protect against 14.5-mm caliber ... Read more...

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Bonnie and Clyde guns’ auctioned for $210,000


January 23rd, 2012 - 9:11 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Kansas City, Jan 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Two guns believed to be originally owned by gangsters Bonnie and Clyde have been purchased for more than $200,000. The guns were seized by the police ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Chefs to churn out dishes at UAE date fest


November 19th, 2011 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Nov 19 (IANS/WAM) Celebrity chefs will churn out exotic dishes made from date palm at an upcoming international festival for the fruit here, organisers said Saturday.Chefs like Manal ... Read more...

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‘Oosaravelli’: Watch at your own risk (Telugu Film review)


October 8th, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Oosaravelli"; Producer: B.S.V.N.Prasad; Direction: Surender Reddy; Camera: Rasool Ellore; Music: Devi Sree Prasad; Cast: Jr NTR, Tamannaah, Prakash Raj, Payal Ghosh, Thanikella Bharani and others; Rating: **1/2.When a big star ... Read more...

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Big B hopes for peace gadget!


July 25th, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) The terror attacks in Norway have made megastar Amitabh Bachchan wonder if science and technology can come up with a device that can remove ... Read more...

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‘I will fight for my right’: Arunima


April 15th, 2011 - 1:28 am ICT by ANI
Bareilly, Apr 14 (ANI): Determined to tackle the criminal attack on her, injured national volleyball player Arunima Sinha, who lost her leg after being thrown out from a running train near ... Read more...

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CRPF to have own intelligence wing: Director General


April 11th, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
By Pinaki DasAgartala, Apr 11(ANI): Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) is taking new strategies and forming its independent intelligence wing to be better equipped in its fight against insurgents and Maoist, CRPF ... Read more...

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Dropping Sachin four times is unacceptable: Imran Khan


March 31st, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) Former captain Imran Khan feels Pakistan did not deserve to win the World Cup semifinal against India the way they fielded, especially dropping batting ... Read more...

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Last survivor of plot to kill Hitler terms German military ‘gentle’


March 6th, 2011 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Mar 6 (ANI): Ewald von Kleist, the last survivor of the German plot to kill Nazi leader Adolf Hitler during the Second World War, has said that the country's current army ... Read more...

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Two Tamil Movies Of The Actor, Shanthnoo, Likely To Enter The Theaters In February


January 29th, 2011 - 4:43 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Shanthnoo is a well-known actor of Tamil motion pictures, who premiered as the male protagonist in 2008 in the film, Sakkarakatti. Shanthnoo’s preceding movie was ‘Siddhu+2’, for which his Dad, ... Read more...

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Australia keeping careful eye on Watson’s fitness


January 20th, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
Hobart (Tasmania), Jan.20 (ANI): Australian all-rounder Shane Watson's workload is being carefully monitored by team management who are wary not to turn the player into the goose that laid the golden egg.Watson ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Army ready to face all challenges: General Singh


January 17th, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
Agra, Jan 17 (ANI): Army chief General V K Singh, praising the caliber of the Indian Army, on Monday said the force is ready to take on all challenges."Nobody is weak; our ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Abbas Tyrewala Wants To Try New Dark Noir Genre


January 13th, 2011 - 3:57 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
. Now the writer-director is ready to put an end to the rom-com flicks that he has directed so far and try out something new, the dark noir genre.The young director ... Read more...

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China to set up space monitoring network in 2016


January 7th, 2011 - 9:59 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 7 (IANS) China is ready to put in place a deep space monitoring network in 2016 to support the country's future space missions, a senior scientist has said.The network will ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

‘Tanu Weds Manu’: Madhavan’s Fascination For The Airport Scene


January 5th, 2011 - 12:08 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Madhavan, the Bollywood actor who has acted in several Bollywood flicks has certainly carved a niche for himself in tinsel town. This is one actor who has proved that his ... Read more...

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50 Cent named in copyright infringement case


December 16th, 2010 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 16 (IANS) Rapper 50 Cent is facing allegations of copyright infringement in a lawsuit by a little-known rapper.Tyrone Simmons, also known as Caliber, filed the lawsuit in a Brooklyn, New ... Read more...

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Armed 15-year-old US student shoots himself after tense hostage situation


November 30th, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 30(ANI): An armed 15-year-old US school student has shot himself after police stormed into the classroom at the end of a tense hostage situation in Wisconsin.The episode began after 3 ... Read more...

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‘Ajmal’s overdose of “doosras” against Proteas failed the purpose’


November 16th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Nov 16 (ANI): Pakistan spinner Saeed Ajmal failed to weave the 'Doosra' magic like his compatriot Saqlain Mushtaq in the ongoing Test series against South Africa because he was probably trying ... Read more...

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Mariah Carey might judge the US version of the show ‘X- Factor’


October 25th, 2010 - 11:26 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Oct 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There are reports that Mariah Carey is all set to judge the US version of the show X-factor next year. Even though Simon Cowell wanted British ... Read more...

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Is Mariah Carey To Replace Cheryl Cole on ‘X Factor’?


October 25th, 2010 - 11:17 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Although Simon Cowell has not yet made any official announcement as to who he will choose for the members of the ‘X Factor’ judges’ panel, rumors in the ... Read more...

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John Travolta: Bollywood Can Inspire Hollywood


October 15th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 15, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Hollywood actor John Travolta, on a recent visit to Mumbai was heard saying that it is Hollywood that should be using inspiration from Bollywood in the ... Read more...

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Lal Signs Fazi’s Son Shanu, Plays Tribute To The Filmmaker


October 12th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 12, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Mollywood director Lal is paying his tribute to veteran filmmaker Fazil by signing on his son Fahad Fazil (Shanu) in the lead role of his next ... Read more...

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Daniel McDaniels Shoots His Own Face While Loading Rifle Own


October 5th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 5, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A man belonging to Sarasota met with a bizarre accident last Friday night. He was trying to load his long rifle of .22 caliber ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Tyler Winklevoss Praises ‘The Social Network’


October 3rd, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The much anticipated movie on Facebook, 'The Social Network' released this week and fans all over have been scrambling the web for the reviews and interviews ... Read more...

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Best ever Indian boxing squad competing in CWG: Coach


October 2nd, 2010 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Alkesh Sharma New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) The Indian boxers for the Commonwealth Games beginning here Sunday have the stamina, technique and caliber to beat any boxer on the earth, says their ... Read more...

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Kate Winslet To Act In Film Based On ‘God Of Carnage’


September 25th, 2010 - 10:48 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actress Kate Winslet will be seen in Roman Polanski's film based on the play "God of Carnage". Roman Polanski is a controversial director to work with ... Read more...

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Bad boss - the main reason workers quit


September 17th, 2010 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sep 17 (ANI): If you're a bad boss, don't be shocked to hear 'I Quit' from employees more often.A global research organization, Gallup, has found that caliber of the boss is ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Oakland Raiders Vs San Francisco 49ers: Injury Concerns For Jason Campbell


August 29th, 2010 - 8:32 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Aug 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Oakland Raiders Vs San Francisco 49ers clash on Saturday might have been an exhibition match but fans of American football will know that the game ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Jagathy To Play Mentally Challenged In Rajuvum Ammayum


August 23rd, 2010 - 6:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 23, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Veteran Malayalam actor Jagathy Sreekumar will be seen in a totally different and new role in his next Malayalam movie titled Rajuvum Ammayum. The talented and versatile ... Read more...

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MCD employee held for taking arms licence on fake documents


August 20th, 2010 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) An MCD employee was arrested in Delhi Friday on charges of procuring an arms licence on the basis of fake recommendation letters from army units here and ... Read more...

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9 Liquidated In A Spate Of Killings At A Beer Dispenser In Connecticut


August 4th, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, August 04, 2010 (Just Flashed): The police officers of Manchester in Connecticut have mentioned that a spate of killings took place there on Tuesday. This has led to the demises of ... Read more...

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Audio Release Of Yaksha


July 30th, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 30, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The audio album of T.P. Siddaraju's Yaksha was released by Sudeep and other dignitaries.The movie is produced under the banner of Sami associates. The function was held ... Read more...

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General Sir Peter Wall named as next head of the British Army


July 29th, 2010 - 6:39 pm ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) -- The British Ministry of Defence on Thursday named General Sir Peter Wall as the new Chief of the General Staff, taking over the responsibilities of General Sir David ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Firearm sales up 70 percent in Brazil


July 12th, 2010 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo, July 12 (IANS/EFE) The sale of firearms in Brazil has increased by 70 percent since 2005, authorities said. Brazilians approved the sale of firearms in the country in a referendum in ... Read more...

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