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Manipur’s women gun survivors weave new beginning (With Image)


August 26th, 2012 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, Aug 26 (IANS) A hand-woven scarf, or Leiroom, as they call it in Manipur, a cane jewellery box, a painting on Manipuri dance -- the Lei Hao brand is ... Read more...

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Bali bomb-maker jailed for 20 years


June 21st, 2012 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, June 21 (IANS) An Indonesian court Thursday sentenced the chief explosives maker for the 2002 Bali bombings - that killed 202 people - to 20 years in prison, BBC ... Read more...

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Easter with largest egg weighing over a ton


April 15th, 2012 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) Easter just went by with people the world over celebrating the resurrection of Christ three days after being crucified on Good Friday. It also provided ... Read more...

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Nigeria: Death toll in Jos church attack reaches 19


March 13th, 2012 - 9:43 pm ICT by BNO News
JOS, Nigeria (BNO NEWS) -- A person who was injured on Sunday when a suicide car bomber targeted a Catholic church in the Nigerian city of Jos has died, raising the death ... Read more...

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Former Miss Universe says she’s blessed


March 6th, 2012 - 11:05 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 6 (IANS/EFE) Former Miss Universe Amelia Vega says she is "blessed by God" for having made her dream to record her first album and start her own ... Read more...

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‘Arthur Christmas’ - Rekindles Christmas spirit (IANS Movie Review)


January 14th, 2012 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Arthur Christmas"; Cast: James McAvoy, Hugh Laurie, Bill Nighy, Jim Broadbent; Directors: Sarah Smith, Barry Cook; Rating: ****One of the most delightful mythologies of the world is that of Santa ... Read more...

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New woman in Kutcher’s life?


December 29th, 2011 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 29 (IANS) Actor Ashton Kutcher, who split from wife Demi Moore earlier this year, has been spotted with screenwriter Lorene Scafaria.The 33-year-old spent Christmas in Italy with Scafaria ... Read more...

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16 kids hurt by fireworks in El Salvador


December 26th, 2011 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
San Salvador, Dec 26 (IANS/EFE) At least 16 children were injured by fireworks on Christmas eve in El Salvador, an official said.Nine of the children were hurt in San Salvador, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Special Christmas prayers for peace in northeast


December 25th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Dec 25 (IANS) Hundreds of thousands of Christians in India's northeast held special prayers on Christmas Sunday in churches across the region for peace and wellbeing of the human ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Christmas celebrated in Kolkata


December 25th, 2011 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 25 (IANS) Cakes, cookies, wine and midnight masses at churches amid tight security marked Christmas celebrations across West Bengal. St. Paul's Cathedral in Kolkata and other churches across ... Read more...

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Christmas celebrated in style in Kerala


December 25th, 2011 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 25 (IANS) Christmas was celebrated with gaiety across Kerala Sunday, with churches crowded right from midnight on Christmas Eve.Sudden rains caused heartburn to many who were getting ready ... Read more...

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Chills spreads, but it’s snowless Christmas in north India (Roundup)


December 24th, 2011 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) Season's lowest of 3.3 degrees Celsius in Delhi, a stinging minus 3.3 in Srinagar, a freezing Amritsar, sub-zero level in Rohtak - north India ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

It’s a dry Christmas in Himachal resorts this year


December 24th, 2011 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Dec 24 (IANS) Mellow sunshine and not snow will greet visitors on Christmas day at most of tourist destinations in Himachal Pradesh this year.The Met Office here Saturday ... Read more...

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Mughal Agra’s Christian connection still strong


December 24th, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Dec 24 (IANS) The cosmopolitan legacy of the former Mughal capital Agra is still going strong. The number of Christians in the city has dwindled to just a few ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Kerala set for a gala Christmas


December 23rd, 2011 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 23 (IANS) Well-lit Christmas trees, illuminated churches with stars of various sizes, fairs, organised carols, homemade cakes, wines and pickles... Kerala is in a buoyant mood as ... Read more...

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Airport metro to run all night on Christmas eve


December 22nd, 2011 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 22, (IANS) To cater to Delhi residents attending the midnight mass in central Delhi's Sacred Heart Cathedral on Christmas eve, the Delhi Metro's Airport Express line will ... Read more...

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Shimla’s white Christmas a thing of the past (Postcard from Shimla)


December 19th, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Dec 19 (IANS) Oh, for a white Christmas and New Year! That is now the feeling in Shimla where snow on Christmas has become a thing of the ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Scribe’s murder: Expelled NCP member detained


September 5th, 2011 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 5 (IANS) An expelled Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) member has been detained for questioning in connection with the murder of senior journalist Jyotirmoy Dey and he is likely ... Read more...

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Joseph Hyungmin Son convicted


August 30th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Joseph Hyungmin Son has been convicted of rape and he is due to be sentenced. He could face 15 years to life in prison for raping ... Read more...

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Hugh Hefner labels ex-fiancee as ‘runaway bride’


June 16th, 2011 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 16 (IANS) Playboy founder Hugh Hefner, who had to cancel his wedding after his fiancee Crystal Harris changed her mind, has decided to take action against her ... Read more...

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30000 pounds for rare copy of Mein Kampf signed by Hitler


April 11th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.11 (ANI): The 'rarest ever' edition of Mein Kampf signed by Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler and featuring vellum bindings and gold lettering on the titles, could fetch up to 30000 in ... Read more...

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Hitler’s signed autobiography to go on sale


April 11th, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 11 (IANS) A rare copy of Adolf Hitler's autobiography "Mein Kampf", signed by the dictator himself, will go on sale soon -- and is expected to sell for ... Read more...

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‘The Nutcracker’ messes up a classic (IANS Movie Review)


February 19th, 2011 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Satyen K. Bordoloi Film: "The Nutcracker"; Director: Andrey Konchalovskiy; Cast: Elle Fanning, Nathan Lane, John Turturro, Frances de la Tour, Richard E. Grant, Charlie Rowe: Rating: **One must have a very good ... Read more...

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US no-fly list leaves British Muslim stranded in Canada


February 16th, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Feb 16 (IANS) Probably in the first such case in international travel, the US no-fly list has left a British man stranded in Canada.Dawood Hepplewhite, who is a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Valentine’s party fever dying down in India: Top DJ


February 9th, 2011 - 9:29 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) He is geared to play "Tere mast mast do nain", "Tujhe bhula diya" and other such romantic numbers in the run up to Feb 14, but Suketu, ... Read more...

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Egyptian man sentenced to death for Christmas Eve mass shooting


January 18th, 2011 - 3:50 am ICT by BNO News
CAIRO, EGYPT (BNO NEWS) -- An Egyptian man has been sentenced to death for the shooting and killing of seven people outside a church on Coptic Christmas Eve, the Daily News Egypt ... Read more...

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Chidambaram-Buddha letters renewing centre-state war?


January 15th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Pradipta Tapadar Kolkata, Jan 15 (IANS) The letter war between union Home Minister P. Chidambaram and West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee has prompted many to ask if the old battle ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Traffic violators must pay more: Delhi police chief


January 7th, 2011 - 1:12 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) Citing the successful implementation of lane driving during Commonwealth Games this year, Delhi Police Commissioner B K Gupta stressed that traffic violators must be ready to ... Read more...

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Eva Longoria’s ‘new man’ is Penelope Cruz’s bro


January 6th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 6 (ANI): It looks like Eva Longoria has moved on from her split with Tony Parker.The actress has been seen in the company of Penelope Cruz's handsome little ... Read more...

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Longoria has new man in her life!


January 6th, 2011 - 8:06 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 6 (IANS) Eva Longoria has been quietly dating Penelope Cruz's younger brother Eduardo following the breakdown of her marriage to Tony Parker.The "Desperate Housewive" star who is in the process ... Read more...

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Psychic Ocean Kinge Wins £1m on Lottery


January 6th, 2011 - 3:00 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Forty five year old self professed psychic Ocean Kinge told her friends and family that she had a “feeling in her bones” and set up a syndicate with ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Hugh Hefner’s Fiancée Crystal Harris Finds Him More Energetic!


January 5th, 2011 - 7:22 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The ‘Playboy’ founder Hugh Hefner surprised everyone last month when he passed on an engagement ring to 24 -year-old Crystal Harris, who is 60 years younger than him.However, Crystal, who ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

In Britain, you can be fined 1000 pounds for putting up posters


January 5th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 5 (IANS) A pet owner in Britain has been warned by an environmental agency that he could be fined after he nailed missing cat posters in his neighbourhood trees.Mike Harding's ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

I don’t notice 60-year age gap between us, says Hefner’s fiancée, 24


January 5th, 2011 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 5 (ANI): Hugh Hefner's new fiancee, Crystal Harris, who is 24 years old, has said that she hardly recognizes the 60-year age gap between herself and her husband-to-be."I ... Read more...

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Lottery win will save couple (Derek & Sandra Streets) home


January 4th, 2011 - 8:32 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An old British will get to keep the home – at least for now- after they got very lucky on Christmas Eve.Derek and Sandra Streets couldn’t ... Read more...

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