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Usain Bolt to visit New Zealand


September 11th, 2012 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, Sep 11 (IANS/CMC) World and Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt will visit New Zealand next month through his association with a sports drink.Hot on the heels of his stunning Olympics ... Read more...

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New type of glass to prevent bird crashes


August 12th, 2012 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS) A new type of glass inspired by spider web will prevent hundreds of thousands of birds crashing into car windows and dying every year.The high-tech product ... Read more...

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Chinese firm revives plan for Iceland resort


May 8th, 2012 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 8 (IANS) A Chinese real estate company has revived its ambitious plan to open an idyllic ranch in Iceland since Reykjavik has given the company the green light ... Read more...

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Dozens feared missing after landslide in Papua New Guinea


January 24th, 2012 - 6:49 pm ICT by BNO News
PORT MORESBY (BNO NEWS) -- As many as 40 people are believed to be missing after a large landslide devastated two villages in Papua New Guinea's Southern Highlands region on Tuesday morning, ... Read more...

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Woman gives birth on flight to Moscow


October 14th, 2011 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
Dushanbe, Oct 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A healthy baby boy was born on a Tajik Air flight from Dushanbe to Moscow, company spokeswoman Lola Kendzhaeva said Friday."Shabnam Rakhimova gave birth two ... Read more...

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Russia buys fibreglass manhole covers to avoid theft


June 28th, 2011 - 2:29 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The city of Vladivostok on Russia's east coast will buy China-made fibreglass manhole covers to overcome the theft of those made of cast iron.Regional water ... Read more...

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Jury Passes Verdict Ordering Ford Motor Co. To Pay $131 Million To Brian Cole’s Family


September 7th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Sep 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ford Motor Co. on last Thursday was asked by a Jasper County jury to pay the family of the deceased Minor League player and New York ... Read more...

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Lara Bingle lands $250K Speedo deal


July 29th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 29 (ANI): Australian model Lara Bingle has landed a 250,000-dollar deal with swimwear range Speedo.Bingle, the former fiancé of Australian cricketer Michael Clarke, was briefed about the deal at ... Read more...

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270,000 Toyota Vehicles Recalled Fearing Faulty Engines


July 2nd, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 2, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): One of the largest automobile companies, Toyota has decided to recall 270,000 vehicles from across the world fearing faulty engines. According to the company, ... Read more...

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Complaints Of Waxy Smell Leads Kellogg’s To Recall Products


June 26th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey June 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After the Kellogg's Co. received complaints from around twenty consumers, the company spokeswoman on Friday announce that the company is recalling some of its product liners ... Read more...

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Virgin Blue sacks 20 employees for viewing pornography


June 3rd, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 3 (ANI): Australia's second largest airline Virgin Blue has sacked up to twenty of its staff after they were found viewing pornography on work computers.The sacking had come on June ... Read more...

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Brit parents barking mad at toy puppy teaching toddlers the F-word


May 23rd, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 23 (ANI): Brit parents are outraged with a cuddly toy puppy which they claim is teaching their kids to say the 'F' word.The 20pound Chinese-made talking dog, My Pal Scout, ... Read more...

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At least three dead in German plant blast


February 5th, 2010 - 11:19 pm ICT by BNO News
BRILON, GERMANY (BNO NEWS) -- An explosion at a plant in Brilon, Germany killed at least three people on Friday, a company spokeswoman said.The explosion happened at a plant belonging to the ... Read more...

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US firm appeals against $500 mn Spanish treasure handover


January 22nd, 2010 - 8:11 am ICT by IANS
Miami, Jan 22 (IANS/EFE) A US firm has appealed against a court order to handover $500-million-worth gold and silver coins it salvaged from the Atlantic Ocean to Spain, a company spokeswoman said. The ... Read more...

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Ford plans job cuts, offers golden handshake


December 22nd, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Dec 22 (DPA) US carmaker Ford Motor plans further cuts in its factory workforce, a company spokeswoman said. The company is to offer incentive packages to 41,000 of its workers, offering ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods’ ‘mistress’ Cori Rist: I’m no prostitute


December 15th, 2009 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 15 (ANI): Tiger Woods' alleged mistress Cori Rist has rubbished reports that she's a hooker.The former "King of All Pimps" Jason Itzler claimed that Rist used to work ... Read more...

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Unilever recalls 10 million Slim Fast canned drink products


December 8th, 2009 - 2:53 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Englewood Cliffs, Dec 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Unilever PLC’s U.S. subsidiary has divulged that it has recalled all canned Slim Fast drink products because of the possibility of bacterial contamination that could cause ... Read more...

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Phelps suspended from swimming, loses Kellogg contract


February 6th, 2009 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 6 (DPA) American swimmer Michael Phelps, the winner of the most Olympic medals in history, was suspended Thursday from competing for three months and lost his lucrative contract with the ... Read more...

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Kellogg dumps Michael Phelps over marijuana episode


February 6th, 2009 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 06 (ANI): Kellogg, the food company, has announced that it would not renew its contract with swimming sensation Michael Phelps when their deal expires at the end of February ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama miffed with Sasha and Malias Beanie dolls


January 24th, 2009 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Chicago, Jan 24 (ANI): It seems that US First Lady Michelle Obama is not too happy with her daughters Sasha and Malias Beanie dolls.Michelle has accused the company Ty, Inc. for ... Read more...

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Soon, see full-length Hollywood films for free on YouTube


November 8th, 2008 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 8 (ANI): YouTube, the online video sharing website, will be showcasing full length movies produced by at least one of the biggest Hollywood movie studios as early as next ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh arrives in Paris, India and France may sign nuke deal


September 30th, 2008 - 8:24 am ICT by ANI
By Naveen Kapoor Paris, Sept.30 (ANI): Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh received a red carpet welcome here on Monday evening, hours after participating in a significant Ninth India-European Summit in the ... Read more...

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Sarah Palins designer specs boosts her Jap glassmakers business!


September 9th, 2008 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 9 (ANI): Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin has been in the limelight for only a few days but shes already started an eyewear trend.Masunaga Optical Manufacturing, the Japanese ... Read more...

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Hong Kong tightens cross-border security ahead of Olympics


June 19th, 2008 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Hong Kong, June 19 (DPA) X-ray machines and extra security checks were being put in place Thursday to screen the thousands of passengers travelling between Hong Kong and China by train as ... Read more...

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Now, a family allowance for pets


January 6th, 2008 - 4:47 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 6 (ANI): A Japanese firm is doing its bit to welcome pets into families by giving its employees a monthly family allowance for their pets.Tokyo-based Kyoritsu Seiyaku Corporation said that ... Read more...

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