Bieber’s online search for dancers

August 5th, 2012 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 5 (IANS) Justin Bieber and his tour director Jon M. Chu are searching for dancers online for the singer's "Believe" tour."Justin also has such a huge ... Read more...

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Vince Vaughn to produce ‘The Risk Agent’

July 27th, 2012 - 3:06 am ICT by IANS
London, July 27 (IANS) Actor Vince Vaughn is all set to produce and star in the big screen adaptation of Ridley Pearson's thriller novel titled "The Risk Agent".The 42-year-old has ... Read more...

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Taiwanese vegetable vendor is among Asia’s Nobel winners

July 26th, 2012 - 7:11 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Manila, July 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A vegetable vendor is among the winners of the Nobel price of Asia. Chen Shu-chu who is of Taiwanese origin was awarded by the Ramon Magsaysay Award ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi varsity hosts Spelling Bee

December 4th, 2011 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Dec 4 (IANS/WAM) The Abu Dhabi University has hosted its 2nd annual Spelling Bee competition, the organisers said Sunday.Seventeen schools from across the UAE participated.The competition aims to ... Read more...

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Arsenal all set to sign South Korean captain Park Chu-Young

August 28th, 2011 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 28 (IANS) Arsenal are poised to sign Moncao striker and South Korean football captain Park Chu-Young from under the noses of Lille.French champions Lille were eager to ... Read more...

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Aparajitha, Anaka advance in women’s junior squash

July 21st, 2011 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Boston, July 21 (IANS) India's Aparajitha Balamurukan and Anaka Alankamony advanced to the third round of the WSF World women's junior squash Championship at Harvard near here Wednesday.Aparajitha defeated Choi ... Read more...

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Ray Stevenson to star in ‘GI Joe’ sequel

July 11th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Calif., July 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) “Thor” star Ray Stevenson has been handed a role in a G.I. Joe sequel. The Hollywood Reporter reports that Stevenson’s character will be Firefly.Paramount ... Read more...

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Masked woman distributes food, money among poor in Hong Kong

May 31st, 2011 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 31 (IANS) A masked woman in Hong Kong has become the talk of the town for distributing food and money among the poor at night while dressed in ... Read more...

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Talking with your hands ‘can help solve complex problems’

February 2nd, 2011 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 2 (ANI): A new study has suggested that talking with hands can trigger mental images that can help solve complex problems relating to spatial visualization, an important skill for both ... Read more...

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Asian Games: Indians finish 6th, 7th in men’s 20km walk

November 21st, 2010 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 21 (IANS) India's Harminder Singh and Baljinder Singh finished sixth and seventh respectively in the men's 20km walk final on the opening day of the track and field competition of ... Read more...

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Paramount to make a 3D movie on singer Justin Bieber

August 13th, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Well it seemed like new teenage music sensation - Justin Bieber had gone too far when a new book about his life was confirmed by ... Read more...

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South Korea come back for draw, book spot in last 16

June 23rd, 2010 - 3:32 am ICT by IANS
Durban, June 23 (DPA) South Korea came back from an early deficit to earn a 2-2 draw with Nigeria in Group B Tuesday and book their spot in the Round of 16 ... Read more...

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Higuain hat-trick gives Argentina easy win over South Korea

June 17th, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 17 (DPA) Gonzalo Higuain scored a hat-trick, the first of the tournament, as Argentina took a giant step towards the football World Cup knockout stage Thursday with a comfortable 4-1 ... Read more...

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Antidepressants in pregnancy ‘raise miscarriage risk’

June 1st, 2010 - 10:35 am ICT by ANI
Washington, June 1 (ANI): Taking antidepressants during pregnancy can increase the risk of miscarriage in mums-to-be, according to a new study.Antidepressants are widely used in pregnancy. Discontinuing treatment can result in a ... Read more...

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Blue diamond fetches 4.2 mn pounds in auction

April 8th, 2010 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 8 (IANS) A flawless pear-shaped blue diamond has been auctioned for over four million pounds in Hong Kong, a media report said Thursday. The diamond, which was originally from De Beers ... Read more...

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Legion Of Extraordinary Dancers To Debut In Early 2010

December 3rd, 2009 - 7:01 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec.03 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Agility Studio and Paramount Digital entertainment announced recently that they will start a multi Platform project named "The Legion of Extraordinary Dancers" or LXD. With a debut ... Read more...

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India-US to step up joint development of new energy technologies

November 13th, 2009 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 13 (ANI): Visiting US Energy Secretary Steven and Union Power Minister Sushilkumar Shinde agreed here on Friday that joint development of new technologies in the field of energy would ... Read more...

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Paes-Bhupathi give India 2-1 lead in Davis Cup

March 7th, 2009 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kaohsiung (Chinese Taipei), March 7 (IANS) Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi beat Tsung-Hua Yang and Chu-Huan Yi to give India a 2-1 lead over Chinese Taipei in their Asia-Oceania Group I Davis ... Read more...

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Davis Cup: Misra says India have 50-50 chance

March 6th, 2009 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kaohsiung(Chinese Taipei), March 6 (IANS) Indian Davis Cup non-playing captain S. P. Misra said India have a 50-50 chance of winning their Asia-Oceania Group I tie against Chinese Taipei after sharing the ... Read more...

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Somdev to play opening singles of Davis Cup tie

March 5th, 2009 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kaohsiung (Taiwan), March 5 (IANS) Somdev Devvarman will play the opening singles against Ti Chen in India's first Davis Cup tennis clash against Chinese Taipei (Taiwan) here Friday. Somdev, who is India ... Read more...

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Fat finger problems with small touchscreen systems may soon be history

December 19th, 2008 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 19 (ANI): A see-through prototype device called NanoTouch that appears to be a solution to the "fat finger" problem, which makes it hard to hit small targets on a ... Read more...

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Sperm proteins may harbour male infertility cure

October 9th, 2008 - 3:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 9 (ANI): Researchers at San Francisco State University have suggested that studying proteins found in sperm are central to understanding male infertility and could be used to determine new ... Read more...

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New warning system will make graffiti history

September 11th, 2008 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 11 (ANI): Researchers at Curtin University of Technology in Perth, Australia, have developed a computerised system that can prevent unnecessary graffiti, the removal of which involves huge costs. Project ... Read more...

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Microsoft preparing itself for end of Windows era

August 5th, 2008 - 3:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 5 (ANI): Microsoft has started a new research project, Midori, to develop a software program that will help uncouple Windows from a single PC. The company has revealed that ... Read more...

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Chinese burial site reveals history of Canadian province

June 30th, 2008 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Vancouver, June 30 (ANI): A Chinese burial site in the Fraser Canyon in Canada has revealed a forgotten side to British Columbias (B.C.) history, with the discovery of a hand-built rock ... Read more...

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Bringing up Chu-Chu, the pigeon

March 16th, 2008 - 9:35 am ICT by admin
(First Person) By Ranjana Narayan She landed in our garden some time in mid-February, a trembling ball of dark grey. I saw her flapping her wings futilely, then trying to duck behind a flowerpot ... Read more...

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Google Takes Mobile Maps to the Next Level

November 29th, 2007 - 11:37 pm ICT by admin
On Wednesday, Google released the second iteration of its Google Maps for mobile phones, a mobile mapping and local search application that sports several new bells and whistles. The new version features ... Read more...

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Chinas famous horse-and-chariot tomb will soon be excavated

November 29th, 2007 - 5:55 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Nov 29 (ANI): A major excavation work will soon begin at the famous horse-and-chariot chamber of a 2,400-year old tomb in central China's Hubei Province. "Excavation will start on the 131-meter-long ... Read more...

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