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Gurdwara shooting victims remembered at vigils

August 8th, 2012 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 8 (IANS) Six Sikh worshippers who fell to a gunman's bullets at a Wisconsin gurdwara are being remembered across the nation with a series of vigils from coast ... Read more...

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Transgender couples can marry in NYC

March 10th, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, Mar 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) New York City officials have announced that transgender couples in the city should be allowed to marry.The decision which was announced on Tuesday would allow ... Read more...

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Uproar over anti-abortion billboard in New York

February 24th, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 24 (ANI): A billboard featuring a young black girl has sparked outrage in New York because of its anti-abortion message - the most dangerous place for an African-American is in ... Read more...

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Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes to marry long-term boyfriend

January 15th, 2011 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 15 (ANI): Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes, 27, is planning to marry his long-term boyfriend, Sean Eldridge.Hughes, said to be worth 100 million dollars, was dubbed 'the kid who ... Read more...

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‘Saudi king might move controversial NY Ground Zero mosque to West Village’

December 20th, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 20 (ANI): A Manhattan lawyer with ties to the Saudi royal family has claimed that King Abdullah might move the controversial Ground Zero mosque away from its proposed site ... Read more...

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Bloomberg stands by Cathie Black’s appointment as the NYC schools chancellor

November 12th, 2010 - 11:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) When Cathie Black’s recent appointment was announced, many people objected to the appointment. It now seems that some people cannot bring themselves to accept the appointment ... Read more...

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West Indian Day Parade Revives The Spirit Of Unity In Diversity

September 7th, 2010 - 7:06 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri NEW YORK, Sep 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It was a spectacular show of beautiful costumes, different music and different cultures coming together in West Indian Day Parade 2010. The annual ... Read more...

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Halle Berry’s near-death experience ‘changed her life’

August 31st, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 31 (ANI): Halle Berry wouldn't have been the woman we know her to be had it not been for her fateful accident in 1997.Whenever she can, Berry works at ... Read more...

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Names Of The Most Bedbug Infested Cities In America Revealed

August 25th, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 25, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A survey conducted by the pest extermination service company Terminix revealed that New York topped the list of the most bedbug infested cities ... Read more...

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Federal district court rules California gay marriage ban unconstitutional

August 5th, 2010 - 4:04 am ICT by BNO News
SAN FRANCISCO (BNO NEWS) -- A U.S. District Court Judge in San Francisco on Wednesday ruled that California's gay marriage ban is unconstitutional.Chief U.S. District Judge Vaughn Walker released his written decision ... Read more...

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Empire State Building owners still refusing to light up for Mother Teresa

June 9th, 2010 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 9 (ANI): Owners of the Empire State Building in New York continue to decline to illuminate the building in honour of India's Mother Teresa, though they have no qualms ... Read more...

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New York City Council and other advocates denounce new Arizona Immigration Law

April 30th, 2010 - 1:48 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) – The New York City Council, including city-wide leaders and other advocates, denounced the new Arizona Immigration Law on Thursday.City Council Speaker Christine Quinn said she is ... Read more...

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High Line hotel staff insists free peepshow a rule, not exception

August 26th, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 26 (ANI): The staff at The Standard hotel in the Meatpacking District insists that they too get involved in indecent acts in front of the ceiling-to-door windows to draw ... Read more...

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The glass-paned Big Apple hotel that offers free peep shows of sex acts

August 24th, 2009 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 24 (ANI): People strolling in the newly opened High Line urban park near The Standard hotel are witnessing free peep show as randy guests at the hotel are ... Read more...

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Facial features can reveal your personality

March 16th, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 16 (ANI): Facial features can reveal peoples personalities, says an expert.Jean Harner, an expert in understanding facial features, said that ones personality is written all over ones face."Your ... Read more...

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Hillary Clintons shoes will be difficult to fill

November 22nd, 2008 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov.22 (ANI): Should New York Senator Hillary Clinton accept President-elect Barack Obama''s offer to become Secretary of State, filling her shoes won''t be easy, Fox News and Politico quoted some ... Read more...

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Dead cats may be best bet to kick out tenants!

September 30th, 2008 - 4:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 30 (ANI): A freaky landlord in New York came up with a rather sick idea of getting rid of his tenantsputting dead cats in one of the buildings flats.Following ... Read more...

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New Web site can tell what people think of your looks

June 9th, 2008 - 10:12 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 9 (ANI): If you really wish to know what people think about your looks, is the Web site to visit.All a person needs to do for ... Read more...

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Hillary Clinton tops Most Powerful Women In NYC list

June 2nd, 2008 - 9:28 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 2 (ANI): US presidential candidate, Hillary Rodham Clinton, has landed the top spot in a new list of The Most Powerful Women In NYC.The 60-year-old, who has made ... Read more...

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