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Advani slams PMO’s attempts to silence foreign scribe


September 10th, 2012 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani Monday attacked the Prime Minister's Office for what he called attempts to "crush" a foreign correspondent for ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Over 60 journalists to accompany Krishna to Pakistan


September 6th, 2012 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Over 60 Indian mediapersons will accompany External Affairs minister S.M. Krishna on his three-day visit to Pakistan Friday.The media delegation will include editors, foreign affairs' ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Microsoft’s announcement, nothing to do with Barnes & Noble


June 19th, 2012 - 8:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, June 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The scheduled announcement that Microsoft is planning to issue later today has generated increased media attention. Rumors have claimed that the company would announce today the ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

Today is World Environment Day 2012


June 5th, 2012 - 7:04 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, June 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) World Environment Day (WED) will be observed today all over the world. Run by the UNEP (UN’s Environment Programme), the aim of this event is to ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Mark Zuckerberg sued by Facebook investors


June 5th, 2012 - 7:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, June 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Investors have filed a lawsuit against Mark Zuckerberg, CEO and founder of the social networking site Facebook, claiming that he knew the organisation had been overpriced ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

Town Staines changes its name to “Staines-upon-Thames”


May 21st, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, May 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In an effort to disassociate the town from negative associations, ‘Staines’ will officially change its name to ‘Staines-upon-Thames’. The association of the town with Sacha Baron Cohen’s ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

New Indian consumer: Caught between tech and tradition


March 21st, 2012 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) The Indian market is high on growth and consumer confidence but mythology still rules Indian consumption that is still rooted in "existential fear", say ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Fergie’s dress shocks all at Grammy Awards 2012


February 13th, 2012 - 9:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Feb 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Black Eye Peas’ Fergie has been added to the list of the worst dressed stars at the Grammys, thanks to the choice of a bright ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Chinese farmers’ NBA-like league is a big draw


February 13th, 2012 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Zhengzhou (China), Feb 13 (IANS) A series of farmer basketball games on the lines of the American NBA finals were held in a village of central China's Henan Province ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Wozniacki named Danish player of the year


November 30th, 2011 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Nov 30 (IANS) World Number One women's tennis player Caroline Wozniacki has won the Danish Tennis Association (DTA) Player of the Year Award for the fifth year in ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

WWE Raw: Sin Cara vs Cody Rhodes vs Sin Cara?


September 20th, 2011 - 2:08 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) As Sin Cara made his way to the ring, the commentators wondered which Sin Cara he may be. Last week on Smackdown, there were two Sin Caras, which ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

WWE Smackdown: The Cutting Edge


September 17th, 2011 - 1:50 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Edge took the stage center ring on a stool and hosted his show 'The Cutting Edge'. He spoke of his dream of being a wrestler while watching Stone ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

WWE Smackdown: The Great Khali vs Heath Slater


September 17th, 2011 - 1:49 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Great Khali looked very intimidating as he made his way to the ring to face Heath Slater last night on 'WWE Friday Night Smackdown'. Heath went into ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

WWE Smackdown: Daniel Bryan vs 2 Sin Caras?


September 17th, 2011 - 1:48 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sin Cara made his way to the ring last night to meet his opponent, Daniel Bryan. The two men faced off on 'WWE Friday Night Smackdown' for the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Life quality-lows for Britons over 50


August 16th, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 16 (IANS) The quality of life for Britons aged over 50 has been witnessing a rapid decline for the last nine months following rising inflation and unemployment, a ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Novak Djokovic wins Rogers Cup


August 15th, 2011 - 7:11 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Bermuda, 15 Aug (THAINDIAN NEWS) Top ranked Novak Djokovic is enjoying a tremendous year in 2011 after he picked his ninth title on Sunday. The Serbian tennis star won the Rogers Cup ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Shastri’s two caps with ICC and BCCI - conflict of interests?


August 7th, 2011 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 7 (IANS) Former India captain Ravi Shastri's contract with the Indian cricket board has raised questions over a potential conflict of interest as he is a member ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Joss Stone releases new album LP1


July 27th, 2011 - 1:07 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) British singer Joss Stone has released her fifth album titled "LP1." The album was released ahead of the planned release of the band Super Heavy’s album. ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Flower says England not overconfident of becoming No.1


July 19th, 2011 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 19 (IANS) England coach Andy Flower says they are not "overconfident" about becoming the number one Test side and their focus remains on winning the "vitally important" series ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Heidi Klum launches her lifestyle website


June 1st, 2011 - 2:16 am ICT by IANS
London, June 1 (IANS) Supermodel Heidi Klum launched her own lifestyle website, sharing tips on fashion, beauty, parenting and relationships.The website offers readers a 'Look of the Day' as ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Sarah Palin defends Newt Gingrich


May 20th, 2011 - 2:37 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, May 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) GOP presidential hopeful Newt Gingrich came under barrage of criticism when he called President Barack Obama the “most successful food stamp president” in the history of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

David Beckham’s royal faux-pas, wears OBE on wrong side


April 30th, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 30 (ANI): David Beckham arrived at the royal wedding on Friday looking every bit the star that he is, but there was, however, a small blunder.The footballer arrived at ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Veteran Jasdev Singh misses the flair of radio commentary


April 1st, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) A day after India defeated Pakistan in Wednesday's World Cup semifinal in Mohali, veteran sports commentator Jasdev Singh received telephone calls from some of his ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Global temperatures ‘on the increase’


March 22nd, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 22 (ANI): A new study on global temperatures has found a trend towards a rise of about half a degree Celsius in worldwide temperatures since 1850, with a steeper increase ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Pakistan-US relations: Who will blink first (Part-V)


February 14th, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
One other factor that would weigh in any decision that Pakistan makes would be the impact that estranged US-Pak relations would have on India. The perception is that US and India will ... Read more...

Posted in National |

17-year-old girl in China kills self after Facebook post


February 9th, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Feb 09 (ANI): A troubled teenager in China has died after falling from the second floor of her school - just days after posting in her Facebook wall about ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Gwyneth Paltrow doesn’t care if people are mean to her about Goop


February 1st, 2011 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 1 (ANI): Actress Gwyneth Paltrow has revealed that there was a time when she had almost stopped her lifestyle newsletter Goop after people criticised her for it.Paltrow, 38, told Harper's ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Polanski demonisation has turned me away from left-wing: Carla Bruni


February 1st, 2011 - 12:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 1 (ANI): French First Lady Carla Bruni has admitted that her support for two high-profile men linked with underage sex crimes made her abandon her links with the Socialist Party.She ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Angry Canadian mums take breast-feeding to the mall


January 28th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 28 (ANI): About a hundred mothers in Montreal staged a 'nurse-in' protest at a downtown shopping complex, breast-feeding simultaneously before a crowd of reporters, mall security guards and passers-by.They ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Jack Straw under fire over Pakistan ‘easy meat’ remark


January 9th, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 9 (ANI): A prominent UK politician has been accused of 'stereotyping' a whole community after suggesting that some British Pakistani men regard white girls as 'easy meat' for sexual abuse.Jack ... Read more...

Posted in World |

India needs to challenge China more, say experts


December 30th, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec. 30 (ANI): Following the mid-December visit of Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao to India to secure business deals, announce new trade goals and offer reassurances of friendly Chinese intentions, experts ... Read more...

Posted in National |

ESPN-STAR Sports unveils grand plans for 2011 World Cup


December 10th, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 10(ANI- Business Wire India): ESPN-STAR Sports (ESS) has unveiled its grand plans to make the 2011 World Cup presentation truly entertaining.The 2011 edition of the iconic tournament, starting on ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Calling dreary Gabba draw “a fantastic contest” insult to Test cricket: Roebuck


November 30th, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 30(ANI): Noted cricket commentator Peter Roebuck has said that dismissal of just two batsmen in the last two days of the first Ashes Test at the Gabba is not good ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Sex is the price women pay for relationships: Stephen Fry


October 31st, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 31 (ANI): Broadcaster and writer Stephen Fry has made a controversial statement on female sexuality, saying that they do not enjoy having sex.In an interview with Attitude Magazine, the openly ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Robert Pattinson Does Not Consider Himself To Be A Musician


October 27th, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 27, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Robert Pattinson does not seem to have a very good opinion about him, especially when it comes to his music. In fact, he thinks that he ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

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