Tibetan PM congratulates India

August 15th, 2012 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Aug 15 (IANS) The Tibetan administration in exile here Wednesday congratulated India on its 66th Independence Day and expressed gratitude for the country's support to the Tibetans.At a function ... Read more...

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Olympic medals attest to China’s progress, says daily

August 6th, 2012 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 6 (IANS) A state-run Chinese daily Monday said "sporting achievements attest to the country's progress" as the country led the medals tally in the London Olympics.An article in ... Read more...

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Himachal University to start course in archaeology

July 23rd, 2012 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 22 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh University is going to start a course on archaeology to preserve the civilization of the hill state, Governor Urmila Singh said here Sunday."Work is ... Read more...

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Rural restaurants for food security - and jobs too (Comment)

May 16th, 2012 - 10:36 am ICT by IANS
In every religion, culture and civilization, feeding the poor and hungry is considered amongst the most noble deeds. In the Hindu religion, for instance, one is able to do one's ... Read more...

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Today is International Women’s Day 2012

March 9th, 2012 - 12:52 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Mar 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The world is celebrating the contribution of women to the development of society. To this end, today (the 8th of March) has been marked as the ... Read more...

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Kirk Cameron voices his opinion against gays

March 6th, 2012 - 12:09 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Mar 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Evangelical Christian and actor Kirk Cameron has called homosexuality “unnatural” and “detrimental” to civilization. The former child star who is famous for playing the role of Mike ... Read more...

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‘Rang Rasiya’ is reaction against attack on creative freedom: Ketan Mehta

November 17th, 2011 - 1:13 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 16 (IANS) National award winning filmmaker Ketan Mehta Wednesday said that his film "Rang Rasiya" is a small token of response against the persecution of painter M.F. ... Read more...

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Today is World Teachers’ Day 2011

October 5th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Oct 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Teachers all over the world will be honored today (the 5th of October) for their contribution to society. Teachers play enormous role in society and civilization so ... Read more...

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UN Security Council hails death of bin Laden

May 3rd, 2011 - 5:27 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, May 3 (IANS) The UN Security Council Monday welcomed the news of Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden's death as a "critical development" in the global anti-terror campaign, ... Read more...

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Relics from 3,000 B.C. displayed in UAE

March 30th, 2011 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, March 30 (IANS/WAM) An exhibition of over 200 ancient treasures dating to 3,000 B.C. are being exhibited in Abu Dhabi.The relics from the British Museum's Middle East collection ... Read more...

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Capitalism may have killed life on Mars, says Hugo Chavez

March 23rd, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 23 (ANI): Capitalism may be the reason behind lack of life on the planet Mars, according to Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez."I have always said, heard, that it would not be ... Read more...

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Uncontacted Amazon tribe discovered

February 1st, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Brasilia, Feb 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Inhabitants of a disconnected tribe in the Amazon rainforest have been captured on camera by BBC.The pictures were taken during the filming of the program, Human Planet. ... Read more...

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Most Americans consider China an ally of US: Poll

January 31st, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 31 (ANI): Several issues might have strained bilateral relations between Washington and Beijing, but a latest poll has found that nearly 71.8 percent Americans consider China as an ally of ... Read more...

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Unexpectedly Greenland is experiencing warm weather

December 22nd, 2010 - 1:05 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Nuuk, Dec 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) This year, the world has seen some extremes that have exposed how dependent mankind is on nature.Innovations and civilization has solved many problems and they also seek ... Read more...

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President, PM greet citizens on Eid

November 17th, 2010 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh greeted the nation on the ocassion of Eid-ul-Azha which will be observed Wednesday, stating that it teaches the ... Read more...

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Veena is strange, Dolly unbearable: Aanchal Kumar

November 13th, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) Model Aanchal Kumar, who was evicted from the "Bigg Boss 4" house Friday, now feels she is back to civilization. She revealed that actress Dolly Bindra and ... Read more...

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Jules Undersea Lodge Tagged As One Of The Most Remote Destinations

October 1st, 2010 - 8:12 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) One of the most remote hotels is providing the people with an opportunity to live under the sea. Any nature lover or a person who just ... Read more...

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Civilization V review

September 29th, 2010 - 9:09 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 29, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Civilization V is a strategy game that requires players to lead a nation through different eras in history and expand its borders all across the map. In ... Read more...

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America is on decline as civilization: Poll

July 31st, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 31 (ANI): American voters are of the opinion that the country is 'on the decline' as a civilization, according to a Fox News/ Opinion Dynamics Corporation poll.Sixty-two percent of ... Read more...

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India reiterates commitment to help Afghanistan become stable, prosperous nation

July 20th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, July 20 (ANI): India on Tuesday reiterated its commitment to ensure the stability, development and prosperity of Afghanistan and its people.Addressing first-ever International Conference on Afghanistan in the presence of 69 ... Read more...

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Iranian delegation visits Kashmir to promote educational and cultural ties

June 7th, 2010 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
Kargil (Jammu and Kashmir), June 7 (ANI): A seven-member Iranian delegation is currently on a visit to Jammu and Kashmir's Kargil District to strengthen the age-old cultural ties between the two countries ... Read more...

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Chinese youth having difficulty with handwriting

April 18th, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 18 (IANS) With increased usage of computers and mobile phones, majority of Chinese youths are now having difficulties in writing notes by hand, a study has said. With the increased usage ... Read more...

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Mayans did not predict end of world in 2012: expert

April 12th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Tegucigalpa, April 12 (IANS/EFE) The pre-classic era calender of Maya civilisation did not predict the end of life on earth in 2012, an archaeologist has said. The Mayans in their texts and symbols ... Read more...

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Naomi Campbell defers Haiti trip

April 5th, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 5 (ANI): Supermodel Naomi Campbell is said to have deferred her Haiti trip due to malaria outbreak in the earthquake-ravaged country.The 39-year-old has been on her toes for increasing ... Read more...

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Obama repeats offer of talks on Iran’s nuclear programme

March 20th, 2010 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 20 (DPA) US President Barack Obama Saturday appealed directly to the Iranian people and repeated his offer of a dialogue with Tehran in a video message timed to coincide ... Read more...

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Chile Aftershocks Might Be Felt For Years

March 6th, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Washington, Mar 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The 8.8 magnitude earthquake that had rocked Chile recently had devastated the lives of people in the region. The deadly earthquake of Haiti had shocked ... Read more...

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Cruise Ship Docks In Labadee After Haiti Earthquake

January 23rd, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Labadee, Jan 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) These days almost everyone is concerned for the people of Haiti, whose lives have been devastated after the deadly earthquake ruined the complete civilization of ... Read more...

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US Adopts 53 Haiti Orphans: More Requests Pending

January 20th, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The deadly earthquake that devastated almost the entire civilization of Haiti has made a large number of Haitian children orphans and people have expressed concern about ... Read more...

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People All Over The World Respond To Appeal For Helping Haiti Quake Victims

January 17th, 2010 - 9:42 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Haiti, Jan 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The death toll of Haiti is anticipated to reach 200,000 and people all over the world are moved by the sufferings of earthquake victims in ... Read more...

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Obama condemns Iran for crackdown on demonstrations

December 29th, 2009 - 4:00 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 29 (DPA) US President Barack Obama Monday condemned Iran for violently cracking down on demonstrations, warning the Islamic state it will not succeed in denying people their universal rights. "The ... Read more...

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Archaeologists find ancient shrine at Indonesian site

December 23rd, 2009 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
Jakarta, December 23 (ANI): A team of archaeologists has found an ancient shrine at a site discovered at the Indonesian Islamic University (UII) in Yogyakarta.Budhy Sancoyo, the leader of the excavation team ... Read more...

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Statue of Alexander the Great found in Egypt

October 14th, 2009 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Cairo, October 14 (ANI): Archaeologists have discovered a statue of Alexander the Great in the Egyptian coastal city of Alexandria.Adel Labib, Governor of Alexandria, said that archaeologists have suggested the statue was ... Read more...

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Book on UAE founder published in Malayalam

September 13th, 2009 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Sep 13 (IANS) The Indian community in United Arab Emirates has paid a tribute to the founder of the nation, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, by publishing a book ... Read more...

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Hiroshima’s Mayor Seeks Abolition Of Nuclear Weapons On Hiroshima Day

August 6th, 2009 - 8:15 pm ICT by GD
On August 6, 1945, a Monday the history of mankind got divided in to two episodes in the world modern history that was distinctively marked in to two; before and after the ... Read more...

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Ancient city in Peru likely to be considered as World Cultural Heritage site

June 3rd, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Lima (Peru), June 3 (ANI): Soon, the ancient city of Caral in Peru may be marked as a World cultural heritage site.According to a report in, archaeologist Ruth Shady says that ... Read more...

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