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Riot control weapon that makes guys wet themselves (The Funny Side)


June 22nd, 2012 - 11:26 am ICT by IANS
A new riot control weapon is being launched this month. You zap the sonic cannon at a bad guy and he immediately needs to go to the toilet. It penetrates ... Read more...

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Ricky Gervais’ “Life’s Too Short” premieres


February 20th, 2012 - 8:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Feb 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ricky Gervais’ Life’s Too Short was premiered last Sunday. The show which features Liam Neeson and Warwick David alongside the British comedian has the potential to become ... Read more...

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Prince Harry qualifies as attack chopper pilot


February 9th, 2012 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 9 (IANS) British royal Prince Harry is set to return to war-torn Afghanistan after qualifying as a frontline Apache attack helicopter pilot.According to contactmusic.com, the 27-year-old completed an ... Read more...

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Popular toys could damage hearing of children


December 19th, 2011 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 19 (IANS) Some popular toys produce noise equal to that of a chain saw or rumble of a subway train and could damage hearing of children, reveals a ... Read more...

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Rick Perry gets the backing of Dean Cannon


August 25th, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Austin, Texas, Aug 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Texas Governor Rick Perry got a vital endorsement from the Florida House of Representatives speaker, Dean Cannon. Perry entered into the GOP race for the Presidential ... Read more...

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Donny & Marie release a new album


May 6th, 2011 - 2:35 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, May 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Donny and Marie Osmond has released their first album in 30 years. The album which is titled “Donny & Marie” was released this week.Marie suffered ... Read more...

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Briton faces death sentence in Saudi Arabia


March 28th, 2011 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 28 (IANS) A 41-year-old British teacher may be sentenced to death in Saudi Arabia if found guilty of murdering a friend after a drinking session.Andrew Cannon and his ... Read more...

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‘Glee’ Does California Gurls off Katy Perry’s ‘Teenage Dream’ Hits


February 8th, 2011 - 12:05 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Feb 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Katy Perry was apparently quite excited about the latest nod from the hit television show 'Glee', if her Twitter account bears any sign. During the opening moments of ... Read more...

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Canada condemns Iran for planning Iranian woman’s execution


November 3rd, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran, Nov 3 (ANI): The Canadian government is "deeply troubled" by reports that Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani, the Iranian woman convicted of adultery and sentenced to death by stoning could be executed as ... Read more...

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Last survivor of 1930 FIFA World Cup dies


August 31st, 2010 - 10:50 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Aug 31 (IANS/EFE) Iconic Argentine football player Francisco Varallo, the last surviving participant of the first World Cup, died Monday at his home in Buenos Aires. He was 100. Varallo was ... Read more...

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Player of first soccer World Cup final dies at 100


August 31st, 2010 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Aug 30 (DPA) Francisco Varallo, the longest surviving player from the first soccer World Cup final, died Monday at the age of 100, Argentinian media reported. Varallo was the youngest player ... Read more...

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Italian scientist redesigns Archimedes’s flaming steam cannon


July 14th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 14 (ANI): An Italian scientist has redesigned the famous cannon built by Archimedes to destroy Roman ships in wars.Cesare Rossi of the University of Naples Federico II says that Archimedes ... Read more...

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Mariah Carey fuels pregnancy rumours


May 28th, 2010 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 28 (ANI): Singer Mariah Carey has dropped out of her latest movie, Tyler Perry's adaptation of Ntozake Shange's 1975 play "For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the ... Read more...

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Larry King And His Seventh Wife Drop Divorce Plan


May 13th, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Los Angeles, May 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Shawn Southwick-King the seventh wife of Larry King is to continue her marriage with 76-years-old CNN host Larry King. As per the latest reports, ... Read more...

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Driver fined for reversing car into his own driveway!


April 28th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 28 (ANI): A man, who reversed his car into his own driveway, will now have to pay a fine for the 'offence'.Maxwell Cannon, 25, was served a 60pound fixed penalty ... Read more...

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Baseball coach claims he slept with Larry King’s wife


April 21st, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
New York, April 21 (ANI): Hector Penate, a former Little League coach to the sons of Larry King, claims to have had a fling with the CNN star's estranged wife Shawn Southwick.He ... Read more...

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Larry King, wife to seek counselling…for the kids


April 17th, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
New York, April 17 (ANI): American telly host Larry King and estranged wife Shawn Southwick will soon be seeking counselling so that their split has a minimal effect on their kids, it ... Read more...

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Don’t test world’s patience, Canada warns Iran


April 10th, 2010 - 9:51 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 10 (IANS) Joining other major nations to force Iran to back down on its nuclear ambitions, Canada Friday supported further sanctions on Tehran. Ottawa said Tehran's claim to soon unveil ... Read more...

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US publicly demands deployment of Canadian troops in Afghanistan


March 30th, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
Ottawa, Mar.30 (ANI): The United States is publicly calling for Canadian troops to stay in Afghanistan past next year, sparking questions over what Canada's role will be after the 2011 deadline for ... Read more...

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New Alzheimer’s test to ensure early detection


March 12th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 12 (ANI): A new test, developed at the University of Tennessee, is over 95 percent accurate in detecting cognitive abnormalities linked with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of cognitive impairment.Called ... Read more...

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Curry crackdown underway in Birmingham, courtesy exploding tandoors


February 19th, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 19 (ANI): Following a spate of injuries caused by exploding tandoori ovens, Health and Safety officers have issued a warning to Birmingham's curry houses.Courtesy the modern gas tandoors, a large ... Read more...

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UB expects beer sales to grow by 20 percent


February 15th, 2010 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 15 (IANS) The Vijay Mallya-led United Breweries (UB) is expecting its beer sales to grow by 20 percent next fiscal, a senior company official said here Monday. "We have a target ... Read more...

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Canada confirms more than 1,400 citizens missing in Haiti following earthquake


January 15th, 2010 - 11:23 pm ICT by BNO News
TORONTO (BNO NEWS) -- More than 1,400 Canadians remain missing following Tuesday's devastating earthquake that destroyed large parts of Port-au-Prince, Haiti's capital, officials said on Friday.Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Lawrence Cannon ... Read more...

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‘For The Love Of Ray J’ Star Danger Is Pregnant Again


December 22nd, 2009 - 7:39 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec.22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Monica "Danger" Leon who is known for appearance in the popular VH1 reality show "For the Love of Ray J," is supposedly expecting her second child. The ... Read more...

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World snooker: Advani cruises into knock-out stage (Lead)


November 18th, 2009 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar Hyderabad, Nov 18 (IANS) Pankaj Advani, the 24-year-old from Bangalore, lit up the rather damp day with two century breaks en route to a 4-1 win against Qatar's Ali Obaidly ... Read more...

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Canada condemns bomb attack on Indian embassy in Kabul


October 9th, 2009 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Ontario, Oct.9 (ANI): Canadian Foreign Minister Lawrence Cannon has strongly condemned Thursday's attempted bomb attack on the Indian embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan, that claimed 17 lives and injured more than 60."Canada strongly ... Read more...

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US history buff fires cannonball through neighbour’s house!


September 5th, 2009 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 5 (ANI): A Pennsylvania man, who recreates firearms from old wars, is said to have accidentally fired a cannonball through the wall of his neighbour's home.William Maser, 54, of Georges ... Read more...

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Pakistan wants more AH-1F helicopter gunships from US


August 27th, 2009 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug.27 (ANI): Pakistan has requested the United States to provide it more AH-1F helicopter gunships to facilitate its war against the Taliban and other extremist groups based in the lawless ... Read more...

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Shahid finds a new love


May 25th, 2009 - 4:56 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
There's a new prankster in town, and believe it or not, it's the quiet and reserved Shahid Kapoor. Lately choreographer Ahmad Khan and director Ken Ghosh have been getting distracted on ... Read more...

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Canada denies lifting arms sales ban on Pakistan


May 22nd, 2009 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
Ottawa (Canada), May 22(ANI): Canada has made it clear that it has no intention of lifting a ban imposed on arms sales to Pakistan.The Country's Foreign Minister Lawrence Cannon's communications director, ... Read more...

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Canadian foreign minister cancels visit to India


March 13th, 2009 - 10:05 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, March 13 (IANS) Canadian Foreign Minister Lawrence Cannon has cancelled his visit to India beginning Friday. Cannon was supposed to open the new Canadian trade office in Kolkata and meet ... Read more...

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Canada, allies will never defeat Taliban in Afghanistan: PM Harper


March 2nd, 2009 - 7:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.2 (ANI): CanadianPrime Minister Stephen Harper has said that neither Canada nor other foreign armies can defeat the Taliban. In an interview that was broadcast on Sunday, Harper said: Frankly, we ... Read more...

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Canada lauds Indian award for MP


February 5th, 2009 - 11:05 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Feb 5 (IANS) The Canadian parliament Wednesday welcomed the Indian honour for its member Deepak Obhrai.As parliamentary secretary (minister of state) to foreign minister Lawrence Cannon, Obhrai is the highest-ranking Indo-Canadian ... Read more...

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Canada pressures Sri Lanka for political solution


January 30th, 2009 - 10:53 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Jan 30 (IANS) A top Indo-Canadian leader in the Canadian government has urged Sri Lanka to work for a political solution to the Tamil problem.Deepak Obhrai, who is parliamentary secretary to ... Read more...

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No plans to extend Afghan mission: Canadian minister


December 13th, 2008 - 6:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 13 (ANI): Canadian Foreign Minister Lawrence Cannon has said that there are no plans to extend Canadas mission in Afghanistan despite a suggestion from US Defence Secretary Robart Gates ... Read more...

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