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20 years on, being gay will be a non-issue: Wendell Rodricks


September 19th, 2012 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Twenty years on, being gay will be a non-issue, says Indian fashion guru Wendell Rodricks, who wants people to look at gay relationship as a ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Couple bashed up for telling theatre-goers to stay quiet


September 10th, 2012 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Sep 10 (IANS) Police here in the Chinese business hub are looking for a group of people who beat up a couple at a movie theatre after the couple ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Fabregas denies problems with new Barca coach


September 5th, 2012 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Sep 5 (IANS) FC Barcelona midfielder Cesc Fabregas has ruled out any hint of problems with new coach Tito Vilanova.Although he has started his side's three BBVA Primera ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Why is Cristiano sad despite winning?


September 3rd, 2012 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Sep 3 (IANS) Cristiano Ronaldo is sad. He said so himself following Real Madrid's 3-0 win at home to Malaga Sunday in a game where he scored the two ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Miley Cyrus shares bed with pets


August 22nd, 2012 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 22 (IANS) Teen sensation Miley Cyrus, who has five dogs - Happy, Lila, Ziggy, Mary Jane and Floyd - shares her bed with her pets.The 19-year-old ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Bengal Tiger gets new home


August 13th, 2012 - 11:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Guadalajara, Aug 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Guadalajara, the capital city of the western Mexican State of Jalisco has been home to the 6month old Bengal tiger cub called Albert for the past 3 ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Gorilla duo dismantles poachers’ trap


July 20th, 2012 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) Two young mountain gorillas were spotted dismantling a poacher's trap that had killed one of their own companions.Staff at the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Alleged rapist survives deadly attack in Moscow


July 12th, 2012 - 9:02 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Unidentified people including a woman shot at an alleged rapist in Moscow, but the man miraculously survived the attack as the bullets did not damage ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Spanish press hail Euro 2012 triumph


July 2nd, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, July 2 (IANS) The Spanish media hailed their football team after they were crowned European Champions Sunday night with a 4-0 win over Italy.Spain's victory, which came ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Pakistani politicians’ houses attacked


June 18th, 2012 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 18 (IANS) A mob of more than 100 people, carrying sticks and stones, attacked the residences of a minister and a Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader in Punjab ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Woman at centre of Secret Service scandal to launch foundation


June 7th, 2012 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, June 7 (IANS/EFE) The erstwhile call girl whose dispute with a US Secret Service agent at April's Summit of the Americas in Colombia sparked a scandal will use ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Elvis Crespo releases new album


May 2nd, 2012 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
Miami, May 2 (IANS/EFE) Puerto Rican singer Elvis Crespo Tuesday has released his 12th album, "Los Monsters"."I still have to defend myself just like the first day. I think that ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Suicide bomber gunned down in Pakistan


April 27th, 2012 - 12:22 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 26 (IANS) A suicide bomber was shot dead and two of his companions sustained bullet injuries Thursday before they could attack a bus carrying Shia pilgrims in Pakistan's ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

TV personality slain in Honduras


April 24th, 2012 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
Tegucigalpa, April 24 (IANS/EFE) Television personality Noel Valladares and his two companions were gunned down Monday in Tegucigalpa, Honduran police said.A fourth person was wounded in the attack, police inspector ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Stray dogs kill woman


March 16th, 2012 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A 25-year-old woman died in hospital of injuries suffered in an attack by stray dogs on the outskirts of Simferopol in Ukraine, police said Friday.The ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Leave Lokpal to parliament’s wisdom: Government (Lead)


December 26th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) A day before Anna Hazare begins his fast against the "weak" Lokpal bill, the government Monday called the agitation premature, saying the anti-graft legislation ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

‘Leave Lokpal bill to parliament’s wisdom’


December 26th, 2011 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) A day before Anna Hazare begins his fast for a strong Lokpal bill, Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Harish Rawat said Monday the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Lokpal bill a war against corruption: Congress


December 22nd, 2011 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Congress Thursday described the Lokpal bill as the single-most powerful anti-graft law which will help launch the "biggest war on corruption", adding that parties opposing ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Confident of passing Lokpal bill: Khurshid


December 22nd, 2011 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Law Minister Salman Khurshid Thursday expressed confidence that the Lokpal bill will be passed by parliament, and appealed to all members for their cooperation."I am ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Australian abducted in Philippines


December 6th, 2011 - 7:03 am ICT by IANS
Manila, Dec 6 (IANS) Unidentified gunmen abducted a 53-year-old Australian national in the Philippines Monday night, an official said.The incident took place in Ipil town of Zamboanga Sibugay province, around ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Kelly Osbourne is too honest


November 6th, 2011 - 3:35 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 6 (IANS) Singer Kelly Osbourne thinks she is too honest with her women friends as she often tells them they look fat.The 27-year-old star, who has battled with ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Dissatisfied customer murders tailor


September 1st, 2011 - 12:25 pm ICT by IANS
Caracas, Sep 1 (IANS/EFE) A customer dissatisfied with the adjustments made to a pair of pants stabbed a tailor to death in Venezuela, media reports said.Sabato Moschiano, a 43-year-old Italian ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Female elephants are socialites!


July 27th, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 27 (IANS) Like humans, female Asian elephants recognise their friends even after living apart for a long time, says a new research.They may change their day to day ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Search still on for hikers who went missing in Vernal Falls


July 20th, 2011 - 11:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Yosemite, July 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rangers are still searching for the three unfortunate hikers who went missing in the Vernal Falls. Numerous search parties are combing the area for clues and they ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Ramdev is a ‘mask’ for RSS, says Congress


June 6th, 2011 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) The Congress Monday accused yoga guru Baba Ramdev, whose fast against corruption and black money was forcibly ended after Saturday midnight, of being a ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Servant loots former employer’s house


May 4th, 2011 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) A servant along with four accomplices barged into his former employer's house, overpowered his wife and robbed cash and jewellery worth Rs.25 lakh here in ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Call animals ‘companions’ not ‘pets’, demand academics


April 28th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 28 (ANI): Animal right academics have called for a new animal language, insisting that animals be described as 'companions' and not as 'vermin', 'pests' or even 'pets'.According to animal ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Remembering Sathya Sai Baba’s soul safari (First Person)


April 25th, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
Not many know that the late Sathya Sai Baba made only one foreign trip from India and that was to East Africa back in 1968. His first and sole trip was ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Kanye West goes model mad


April 7th, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 7 (ANI): Singer Kanye West has been revealed to be going crazy after models.West, 33, got cosy with Kate Upton at the Victoria's Secret VIP Swim event in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Prince Harry to appear on cover of men’s magazine


March 27th, 2011 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 27 (IANS) Prince Harry will appear on the cover of a men's magazine with wounded soldiers who would trek to the North Pole. Proceeds from the magazine's sales ... Read more...

Posted in World |

MPs, MLAs salaries should be cancelled for misconduct: Court petitioned


March 9th, 2011 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, March 9 (IANS) A 69-year-old man knocked the doors of the Gujarat High Court seeking cancellation of salary and other perks given to MPs and MLAs on grounds of ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Missing climber found dead on Argentine peak


March 2nd, 2011 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, March 2 (IANS/EFE) An Argentine rescue patrol found the body of a Polish mountaineer who had gone missing 16 days ago near the peak of Mt. Aconcagua, which ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Workers encounter ghost sightings while building ride ‘Storm Surge’


February 7th, 2011 - 10:20 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Surrey, Feb 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Workers working on an amusement park in Surrey believe that they have some “invisible” companions at the site that they are working.The Thorpe Park is one of ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Shark attacks tourist in Mexico


February 2nd, 2011 - 9:30 am ICT by IANS
Cancun (Mexico), Feb 2 (IANS/EFE) A Canadian tourist was seriously injured when a shark attacked her off a beach in Cancun resort city in Mexico, officials said.The emergency management office said the ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Court appoints amicus curiae in Ishrat Jahan case


January 28th, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Jan 28 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court Friday appointed senior advocate Yogesh Lakhani as amicus curiae for the Special Investigation Team (SIT) investigating the Ishrat Jahan alleged staged shoot-out case.A ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

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