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Putin, Obama meet constructive : Kremlin aide


June 23rd, 2012 - 8:23 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 23 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Barack Obama had a "constructive and frank" meeting, showing a desire of both the leaders to strengthen ... Read more...

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‘Buddhas of Bamiyan’ may be restored


March 2nd, 2011 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 2(ANI): Scientists have said that it may be possible to reconstruct the smaller of two giant 1,500-year-old 'Buddhas of Bamiyan' statues blown up by the Taliban in Afghanistan 10 ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan won’t judge ‘X Factor’


February 13th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 13 (ANI): Lindsay Lohan will not be a part of 'The X Factor'.Rumors had been running wild that the troubled star would be a judge on the highly anticipated ... Read more...

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PM calls for legal system supporting development (Lead)


February 6th, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 6 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday said that developing countries need a legal system conducive to both rapid economic development and promoting equitable distribution of the fruits of ... Read more...

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PM calls for legal system supporting development


February 6th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 6 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday said that developing countries need a legal system conducive to both rapid economic development and promoting equitable distribution of the fruits of ... Read more...

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Soccer Psychic “Paul The Octopus” Gets Memorial


January 21st, 2011 - 12:36 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Paul the Octopus was once celebrated all over the world as the unlikely hero of the World Cup. The six and a half foot octopus made ... Read more...

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Memorial Service Held To Commemorate Edmund Fitzgerald’s Sinking


November 11th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Whitefish Point, Nov 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A memorial service to mark the sinking of the freighter Edmund Fitzgerald was held in Whitefish Point, Michigan on Wednesday. The memorial service was ... Read more...

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A Few Simple Tips and Ideas for Fall Decorating


October 29th, 2010 - 2:37 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The chill is in the early morning air, and the leaves are turning their delicious shades of red hues and golden tones. With the scents of cinnamon and ... Read more...

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Obama India itinerary finalised, US says it regards India as cornerstone of its Asia policy


October 28th, 2010 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/Washington, Oct. 28 (ANI): The White House has said that it regards India as the cornerstone of its Asia policy, and is therefore, attaching great importance to President Barack Obama's ... Read more...

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Record breaking Harry Potter theme park Universal Orlando wows visitors


October 16th, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Orlando, Oct 16 (ANI): Powered by its hugely popular Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Universal Orlando shattered records by clocking the best quarterly results in its 20-year history.Attendance at Orlando's No. 2 ... Read more...

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PlayStation 3 to release new expanded hard drives with 160GB and 320GB capacity in North America


August 18th, 2010 - 4:44 am ICT by BNO News
FOSTER CITY, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC. (SCEA) on Tuesday announced that the PlayStation3 (PS3) system will be offered with an upgraded 160GB or 320GB Hard Disk Drives ... Read more...

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US plans massive weapons sale to Saudi Arabia


August 9th, 2010 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 9 (DPA) The US is drawing up a $30-billion sale of weapons to Saudi Arabia despite Israeli concerns about the proposed package, the Wall Street Journal reported Monday. The centerpiece of ... Read more...

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Indian eves lose to Australia in World Twenty20 semi-final


May 14th, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
St. Lucia (West Indies), May 14 (ANI): The Indian women's cricket team has also ended its WorldTwenty20 campaign in the Caribbean, losing to Australia in the semi-finals by seven wickets on Thursday.Australian ... Read more...

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Accenture Not Willing To Renew Ties With Tiger Woods


February 25th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Feb 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It is quite evident that World's No. 1 golfer Tiger Woods is slowly trying to make a comeback after staying elusive to the world for a ... Read more...

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5,000-bed hospital to be built in Haiti


January 27th, 2010 - 2:25 am ICT by BNO News
PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI (BNO NEWS) – U.S. and international relief workers in Haiti on Tuesday announced plans to develop 5,000-bed hospital in the capital of Port-au-Prince.The hospital will accept patients from the ... Read more...

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Bangalore cake exhibition ahead of Christmas lures visitors


December 19th, 2009 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Dec 19 (ANI): Keeping in mind the upcoming Christmas celebrations, an amusing exhibition of giant size cakes modelled on landmarks opened in Bangalore on Friday (December 18).At the Nilgiris' 35th ... Read more...

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Curtis Granderson Traded Over To The Yankees


December 9th, 2009 - 9:05 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Indianapolis, Dec. 09, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The speculation in the baseball scenario is that Curtis Granderson is about to go over to the Yankees, as part of a three way deal ... Read more...

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“106 And Park” Sings Happy Birthday For Nicki Minaj


December 8th, 2009 - 7:32 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Dec. 08, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rapper Nicki Minaj's birthday was celebrated a day earlier on the BET show "106 And Park." The crew of the show had organized a surprise birthday ... Read more...

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Obama’s White House launches website to win support for health reform


August 10th, 2009 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug.10 (ANI): President Barack Obama's White House has launched a website http//www.whitehouse.gov/realitycheck to win public support for the administration's health reform package as also support for the other initiatives it ... Read more...

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Saddam gun may become centerpiece of George W Bush library


July 7th, 2009 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 7 (ANI): A gun found in former Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein's foxhole when he was seized by Delta Force special troops in 2003 could become the centerpiece of an exhibition ... Read more...

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White House sets dates for Middle East talks


May 13th, 2009 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 12 (DPA) US President Barack Obama will hold his first talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu later this month on the Middle East peace process, the White House ... Read more...

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Mariah Carey to get $1 mn for one-hour performance


May 10th, 2009 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 10 (IANS) Pop singer Mariah Carey and Welsh singer Tom Jones will earn $1 million each for performing for an hour at the opening of a new luxury resort. The ... Read more...

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Republicans tap Indian American Jindal to counter Obama speech


February 12th, 2009 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.12 (ANI): Republicans have zeroed into Indian American Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal to give their official response to President Obama''s February 24 address to a joint session of Congress. "Governor Jindal ... Read more...

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Simon Cowell building PS10m bachelor pad in Barbados


January 2nd, 2009 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 02 (ANI): Media mogul Simon Cowell is building a new bachelor pad in Barbados, which is worth a whopping 10 million pounds, according to reports.Whats more, the mansion will ... Read more...

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Gwyneth Paltrow apologises for fox fur faux pas


November 20th, 2008 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 20 (ANI): Hollywood actress Gwyneth Paltrow has apologised for wearing fox fur in a Tod''s ad and is back on good terms with PETA.The 36-year-old actress came under fire ... Read more...

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Norman asked to cut Florida mansion sale price by 27 mln dollars


November 19th, 2008 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov.19 (ANI): Australian golf champion has become victim of America''s sagging real estate market. Just months after ex-wife Laura Andrassy won a US 103 million dollar bitter divorce battle, Norman ... Read more...

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Pamela Anderson: My boobs had a career, I was there for the ride


September 22nd, 2008 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 22 (ANI): Canadian actress Pamela Anderson has revealed that it was her boobs that had a career all along, and that she was there just for the ride.From having ... Read more...

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Left statement on withdrawal of support to government


July 9th, 2008 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) The four Left parties which Wednesday withdrew support to the Congress-led government issued the following statement: The Left Parties have withdrawn support to the UPA government. The ... Read more...

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US Senator John Kerry meets Manmohan Singh


February 20th, 2008 - 2:36 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 20 (ANI): US Senator John Kerry met the Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh here today. Kerry, who is on a two-day visit to India, met Dr. Singh along with ... Read more...

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