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NASA: Arctic’s thickest ice diminishing faster than thin ice


March 1st, 2012 - 11:23 pm ICT by BNO News
GREENBELT, Maryland (BNO NEWS) -- The oldest and thickest Arctic sea ice is disappearing at a faster rate than the younger and thinner ice at the edges of the Arctic Ocean's floating ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Thickest Arctic Sea ice melting much faster


March 1st, 2012 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 1 (IANS) The oldest and thickest Arctic Sea ice is melting much faster than the younger and thinner ice at the edges of the Arctic Ocean's floating ice ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Stadium comes alive with buffaloes on the ramp!


February 22nd, 2012 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Jind (Haryana), Feb 22 (IANS) Every time a contestant stepped on the ramp, there were no 'Uhs' and 'Aahs' that normally go with ramp shows. But there was cheering and ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Hundreds of Falaks go unnoticed at Delhi’s shelter homes


February 22nd, 2012 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) A dilapidated red-stone building in the bylanes of Kashmere Gate in old Delhi is home to hundreds of girls -- some lost, some abused by ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Radio Times issues apology for inappropriate picture


January 25th, 2012 - 9:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Radio Times has apologized for publishing a picture showing the manhood of a soldier. The magazine failed to detect that one of the soldiers had exposed his ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Andy Carroll’s kiss with Lukasz Fabianski shocks fans


December 9th, 2011 - 11:27 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Liverpool, Dec 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Football fans are wondering why the latest FIFA game has Andy Carroll kissing Arsenal goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski. A clip of the scene has been uploaded on the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Windies board worried about injury problems


November 29th, 2011 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain, Nov 29 (IANS/CMC) West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) director Baldath Mahabir says he is worried about the injuries in the regional side and has singled out opener Adrian ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Anna’s future may be less rosy than his past (Comment)


November 5th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
It is possible that the Congress will finally succeed in outflanking Anna Hazare. It isn't only the decision to introduce the Lokpal bill which is likely to take the wind ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

England to take closer look at two-ball regulation


October 10th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 10 (IANS) England will be using their final warm-up game against Hyderbad XI Tuesday to get a grip of the new bowling regulation ahead of the five-match One-day ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Exotic bird lands on Matt Lauer’s head during show


August 12th, 2011 - 12:19 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Today Show host Matt Lauer was made to recount his unfortunate encounter with a deer in 2009 when a bird perched right on top of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

NASA rover reaches rim of the big Martian crater ap


August 11th, 2011 - 8:29 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Tuesday, NASA’s Mars rover Opportunity got to rim of the Endeavour crater, the space agency has announced. NASA released a statement shortly after they received ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Science fiction movie “Another Earth” all set to release


July 22nd, 2011 - 11:44 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The science fiction movie Another Earth is set to hit the giant screens this weekend. The movie was first shown at the 27th Sundance Film Festival ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Putin urges clean-up operation in Arctic


July 1st, 2011 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 1 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Arctic ecosystem is very fragile, Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has said, and called for a "big clean-up" in the region to remove litter ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Amazing retina explains birds’ unparalleled vision


June 24th, 2011 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 24 (IANS) Our feathered friends have something that humans lack -- an extraordinarily sharp and powerful vision.The avian retina is far more complex in structure and composition than ... Read more...

Posted in World |

From terrace, nightlong chase for century’s darkest eclipse (With Images)


June 16th, 2011 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi June 16 (IANS) They watched in astonishment as the night sky gobbled up the moon for about an hour. Telescopes trained, munching on snacks, a clutch of Indians, ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Magic mirror helps you to be your beauteous best


March 29th, 2011 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 29 (IANS) It's the end of your beauty woes -- a virtual make-up mirror can give you a full make-over in seconds, lets you test hundreds of different ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Now, try out dozens of looks in minutes with the magic make-up mirror


March 29th, 2011 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 29 (ANI): Now you don't have to spend hours applying make-up to get the right look, for a 'magic mirror' is here to do the job for you.The virtual make-up ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Overzealous fan nearly ruined Mark Webber’s home grand prix


March 27th, 2011 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 27(ANI): An overzealous fan nearly ruined Australian Formula One star Mark Webber's home grand prix yesterday, when a garage intrusion led to a vital aerodynamic component being broken less than ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

How couples recover after argument depends on their infant relationships


February 19th, 2011 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 19 (ANI): A University of Minnesota research has suggested that couples' ability to bounce back from a fight may depend on what both partners were like as infants.The researchers have ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

“The Chicago Code” Makes Its Debut On Fox


February 8th, 2011 - 8:21 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) With soaring anticipation among the viewers who were eagerly waiting to watch the much-hyped season premiere, Fox police drama series "The Chicago Code" made its debut ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Sandalhood Heroines Get 30% Of A Hero’s Salary: Nidhi Subbaiah


January 21st, 2011 - 1:00 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
As 'Off The Map' steps into its third episode on January 26, viewers can get to see a closer look of how do villagers deal with problems like landslides and ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Jersey Shore’ Star Pauly D Gets New Spin-Off Show


December 24th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Despite repeated attempts by most of the star cast of MTV reality show 'Jersey Shore' to land their very own spin-off show, ultimately lady luck is ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Scientists explore invisible space around Earth


December 15th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 15 (ANI): For the very first time, NASA's spacecraft has captured images of magnetotail structures and dynamic interactions occurring in the invisible space around Earth.Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX) designed to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Tourist dies in an Egyptian shark attack


December 6th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Cairo, Dec 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Egyptian authorities have announced that a 70-year-old German tourist has been killed by a shark in the Egyptian resort town of Sharm el-Sheikh.The woman was killed after ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Jackie Chan Plans To Open Museum Displaying His Collection


November 9th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) This is a piece of news that would surely be welcomed by all the die-hard Jackie Chan fans across the world. If recent reports are to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Why batteries lose their ability to hold a charge as they age


October 20th, 2010 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 20 (ANI): Scientists have found that batteries lose their ability to hold a charge as they age because the finely structured nanomaterials present in the battery get coarsened in size.Researchers ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Aussies keen on levelling series in Bangalore


October 7th, 2010 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Bangalore, Oct 7 (IANS) Trailing 0-1 in the two-Test cricket series, the never-say-die Australians are raring to go all-out to win the second and Test against India here, beginning Saturday, ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Racial disparities in head, neck cancer more to do with society than biology


September 27th, 2010 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 27 (ANI): A new study has suggested that head and neck cancer outcomes associated with race may be more closely linked to social and behavioural factors than biological differences, especially ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Tornado-chasing a popular vacation choice!


September 17th, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 17 (ANI): In search of an experience beyond mere thrills, more and more people are registering to get a closer look at tornadoes in the Tornado Alley in the US.Sonja ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Manhattan man sued for losing $1.35M painting


September 1st, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 02 (ANI): A Manhattan man has landed in legal trouble for losing a 1.35-million-dollar Jean Baptiste Camille Corot masterpiece.James Haggerty has said that the masterpiece "Portrait of a Girl," ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Reality Show “The Spin Crowd” Makes Its Debut On E!


August 23rd, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) E! Entertainment television is known to keep its viewers updated with the latest in the world of glitz and glamor. The network boasts of a number ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Moving Sale Conducted In “Amityville Horror” House


August 22nd, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Amityville, New York, Aug 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The present owners of the house in New York which shot to fame after being featured in the hit 1979 flick "The Amityville ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Breast cancer was the first opponent Navratilova feared


August 9th, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 9 (ANI): Tennis legend Martina Navratilova, who has beaten breast cancer after seven months of treatment, has said it was the first opponent she feared might beat her.At the start ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Julia Roberts Doesn’t Want To Get Botox To Prevent Aging


August 6th, 2010 - 8:58 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Hollywood actress Julia Roberts does not believe in getting botox to shield her age as she intends to keep her face absolutely natural for her kids. ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Dhumal’s lucky chair? (With Image)


August 3rd, 2010 - 10:35 am ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Shimla, Aug 3 (IANS) Is it a lucky chair? Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal likes to sit on a particular wooden chair from the pre-Independence era that ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

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