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Drogba to run in Olympic torch relay


May 23rd, 2012 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 23 (IANS) Outgoing Chelsea footballer Didier Drogba will run the Olympic torch relay here Wednesday.The 34-year-old Drogba will carry the torch in Swindon, at half-way point between ... Read more...

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Zara Phillips banned from selling wedding photos


July 30th, 2011 - 3:59 am ICT by IANS
London, July 30 (IANS) Queen Elizabeth II's granddaughter Zara Phillips, who is set to marry her rugby star boyfriend Mike Tindall, was forced to turn down a wedding deal worth ... Read more...

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Horse foot shoes up for sale at the National Hunt Festival in Cheltenham


March 17th, 2011 - 1:22 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Cheltenham, Mar 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Shoe fanatics and collectors have something to look forward to, in the National Hunt Festival which is being held in Cheltenham.Shoes made like a horse’s foot ... Read more...

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100-year-old woman credits smoking, whisky for long life


March 4th, 2010 - 4:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 4 (ANI): Lorna Gobey, who recently celebrated her 100th birthday, has revealed the secret to her longevity. The centenarian says she still indulges herself with things she loves to do ... Read more...

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Jordan to wed her cagefigter lover?


November 29th, 2009 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 29 (ANI): Katie Price a.k.a. Jordan has announced that she will tie the knot with her cagefighter lover Alex Reid, it has emerged.The revelation came on the heels of her ... Read more...

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JRR Tolkien ‘trained as British spy’


September 17th, 2009 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 17 (ANI): Lord Of The Rings author JRR Tolkien secretly trained as a British Government spy in the run up to the Second World War, it has emerged.Tolkien, an Oxford ... Read more...

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Brit surgeons set new transplants record with 5 ops in a day


August 15th, 2009 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 15 (ANI): British surgeons have set a new transplant record by carrying out five operations in less than 24 hours.Surgeons Darius Mirza, Khalid Sharif, Paolo Muiesan and Simon Bramell along ... Read more...

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Scientists discover way to measure true depth of pain


June 7th, 2009 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 7 (ANI): From now onwards it will be possible to feel someone's pain, literally - thanks to the efforts of scientists who have for the first time discovered a way ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Going into space can leave you short, fat and ugly


June 5th, 2009 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 5 (ANI): Making long space voyage might sound thrilling and macho, but it will do no good to your appearance, claim scientists who believe space travel will leave astronauts looking ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Brit Home Secretary faces internal revolt on ”Big Brother” database plan


October 20th, 2008 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.20 (ANI): British Homse Secretary Jacqui Smith is reportedly facing strong opposition from her senior officials on the government''s controversial plan to set up a new "Big Brother" national database. According ... Read more...

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Jihadis driven by dreams: study


June 7th, 2008 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 7 (IANS) Dreams motivate and drive the jihadi movement in the Middle East and elsewhere, concludes social anthropologist Ian Edgar after researching the reported dreams of many of the best-known ... Read more...

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Woman reunited with biological mum - after 62 years!


November 28th, 2007 - 5:46 pm ICT by admin
London, Nov 28 (ANI): A woman who was given up for adoption while she was a child has tracked down her real mother after a time gap of 62 years.After finding her ... Read more...

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Posting a speeding video on YouTube could land you a hefty fine!


November 15th, 2007 - 4:44 pm ICT by admin
London, Nov 15 (ANI): A Brit teenager found out the hard way that it doesnt pay to challenge others to speed in a residential road via a video posted on YouTube.19-year old ... Read more...

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Petrol station cashier ‘too busy to deal’ with an armed robber!


November 14th, 2007 - 2:46 am ICT by admin
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Tweed skirts, brown shoes for ‘The Queen’ made Mirren cry


November 14th, 2007 - 1:49 am ICT by admin
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