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Obama spends hours on his iPad at night


September 12th, 2012 - 9:34 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Sept 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Obama is said to stay up to three hours while browsing through the internet as well as watching sports while his wife retires to bed. Despite ... Read more...

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Women really have better IQ than men


July 15th, 2012 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 15 (IANS) Men may now need to think twice before questioning a woman's intelligence at home or in the office. Psychologists have found female IQ scores have risen ... Read more...

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Supreme Court stays trial of Sanjiv Bhatt


April 20th, 2012 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday stayed the trial of Gujarat cadre IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt, who is facing charges of pressurising his official driver to make ... Read more...

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Did not depose falsely against Raja: Ex-telecom secretary


April 17th, 2012 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) Former telecom secretary D.S. Mathur Tuesday told a special Delhi court hearing the 2G case that he did not depose falsely against former telecom ... Read more...

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Fatty acids can fight cancer spread


April 11th, 2012 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, April 11 (IANS) Omega-3 agents could potentially block the path of primary cancer tumours, preventing more advanced cancers, according to researchers. Michael Murray, professor of pharmogenetics at the University ... Read more...

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British teachers wish to prosecute students


April 9th, 2012 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 9 (IANS) British teachers have called for prosecuting students who falsely accuse them of assaults following concern over a rising number of malicious allegations.The teachers' trade unions ... Read more...

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Scientists say earth makeup differs from sun


April 2nd, 2012 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, April 2 (IANS) Scientists are rejecting a century-old assumption that the earth has the same chemical makeup as the sun."This theory is based on the idea that everything in ... Read more...

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17 Indians held with fake passports in Nepal


March 31st, 2012 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, March 31 (IANS) Over 100 people, including 17 Indians, have been arrested in Nepal for using fake passports, a media report said Saturday.The Department of Immigration arrested 118 people ... Read more...

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Scissors removed from Chinese kid’s head


March 26th, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 26 (IANS) Doctors in China's Shanghai city have removed a pair of scissors from a three-year-old boy's head.According to the parents, the boy was standing on a chair ... Read more...

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Youth arrested for raping minor


March 24th, 2012 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) A 24-year-old youth was arrested Saturday for kidnapping and raping a minor in east Delhi, police said, adding that a court has sent him ... Read more...

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Kingfisher cancels 11 flights


March 12th, 2012 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 12 (IANS) Crisis-stricken Kingfisher Airlines Monday cancelled 11 flights from Mumbai after many of its pilots failed to report for work, officials said."Some of the flights are being ... Read more...

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S&P; downgrades 34 Italian banks


February 11th, 2012 - 10:17 am ICT by IANS
Rome, Feb 11 (IANS) Standard & Poor's rating agency has downgraded 34 Italian banks.The banks whose ratings were cut included the country's biggest bank Unicredit, which was downgraded from A ... Read more...

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Drug trials should follow procedures: Azad


February 6th, 2012 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 6 (IANS) Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said Monday drug trials should be as per laid down procedures."Clinical trials have to be there, but going for a clinical ... Read more...

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SC issues notice to Centre on clinical trials


February 6th, 2012 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday issued notice to the central government on a plea seeking investigation into illegal and unethical clinical trials of drugs which are ... Read more...

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India’s charges against Headley may make no material difference (Comment)


December 22nd, 2011 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
The decision by India's National Investigation Agency (NIA) to formally file charges against David Coleman Headley is unlikely to be of any material consequence for the convicted key Mumbai terror plotter ... Read more...

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Germany makes micro-miniature steam engine


December 14th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Dec 14 (IANS) German engineers have successfully made a micro-miniature steam engine with its width at only a few thousandth of a millimetre wide, a media report said Tuesday. ... Read more...

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Pentagon policy chief to step down


December 13th, 2011 - 8:51 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 13 (IANS) US Under Secretary of Defence for Policy Michele Flournoy has decided to quit the job, the Pentagon said Monday."Flournoy has today announced her intention to step ... Read more...

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Bopara, Dernbach and Kieswetter earn incremental contracts


October 8th, 2011 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, October 8 (IANS) The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has awarded incremental 12-month central contracts to Ravi Bopara, Jade Dernbach and Craig Kieswetter.The trio played crucial roles in ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Michael Laudrup steps down as Mallorca coach


September 27th, 2011 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Sep 27 (IANS) Michael Laudrup Tuesday announced that he was quitting as coach of Primera Liga football side Mallorca.The former Danish international, who was in his second season at ... Read more...

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Mayawati now asks PM for quota for Jats


September 20th, 2011 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 19 (IANS) In her third letter in as many days to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Monday has demanded reservation for the Jat ... Read more...

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BSES Delhi says dues to NTPC will be cleared Monday


September 4th, 2011 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) BSES Delhi, the utility that distributes electricity to certain parts of the national capital, Sunday said dues to state-run NTPC would be cleared by Sep ... Read more...

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Vidya Pillai extends reign as national snooker champion


July 25th, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 25 (IANS) Tamil Nadu's Vidya Pillai extended her reign as the ladies National snooker champion with a comfortable 3-1 win against the inexperienced Arantxa Sanchis of Maharashtra in ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Congress does not react to CBI report on Maran’s role


July 6th, 2011 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) The Congress Wednesday refused to comment on the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) pointing the finger at union Minister Dayanidhi Maran's role in disposing off ... Read more...

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Small gene set in cell powerhouse causes male infertilty


May 16th, 2011 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 16 (IANS) While causes of male infertility have never been understood, a recent study suggests that genes located in the energy centre of humans, the mitochondria, can now ... Read more...

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Chinese who killed woman after accident sentenced to death


April 22nd, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 22 (IANS) A student of music who stabbed to death a woman after an accident as he feared she will report him to the authorities was sentenced ... Read more...

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Twilight-style vampire ad to encourage young Brit men to visit dentists!


April 21st, 2011 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 21 (ANI): The National Health Service (NHS) has launched a raunchy Twilight-style vampire advert to encourage young Brit men to visit their dentists.The video shows a young woman stripping to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

David Arquette sick of talking about his marriage problems with Courtney Cox


April 19th, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by ANI
New York, April 19 (ANI): Speaking about his estrangement with wife Courtney Cox, David Arquette has said that he himself is sick of talking about his failed marriage."I'm sick of it myself," ... Read more...

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Brit soldiers serving in Libya, Afghanistan could face redundancies


April 2nd, 2011 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.2 (ANI): Britain's military commanders from the Army and Navy have been told to inform soldiers and sailors currently serving in Afghanistan and Libya that they could be among the 2000 ... Read more...

Posted in World |

ABC won’t press charges against Chris Brown


March 23rd, 2011 - 11:03 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Mar 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) ABC has decided not to press charges against Chris Brown following his violent outburst during yesterday’s “Good Morning America” show.According to TMZ, ABC decided against pressing ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Future of 50-over cricket safe: Lorgat


March 23rd, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, March 23 (IANS) International Cricket Council (ICC) chief executive Haroon Lorgat said Wednesday the success of the World Cup has proved that the future of One-Day Internationals (ODIs) is ... Read more...

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Key component in the spread of lung cancer discovered


March 15th, 2011 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 15 (ANI): Researchers have discovered a new, key component in the spread of lung cancer that may also block spread of lung cancer with drugs.A team led by scientists at ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Vince Neil begins his jail sentence


February 16th, 2011 - 8:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Due of the recent legal trouble with the Internal Revuenue Service, IRS, Vince Neil has started the much talked about 14 days jail sentence. This is ... Read more...

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Threat call to Zardari post-26/11 was mischief of a Pakistani: Mukherjee


January 29th, 2011 - 12:30 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) The hoax caller who threatened Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari after the 26/11 attack pretending to be the Indian foreign minister was in fact a Pakistani, ... Read more...

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Experience of no consequence in Oz Open final: Clijsters


January 28th, 2011 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan.28 (ANI): World Number Two Kim Clijsters believes that her Grand Slam experience will count for little in Saturday night's Australian Open women's final against China's Li Na.Though it will be ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Son of No One: First Trailer Surfaces


January 21st, 2011 - 9:01 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
has surfaced with some glimpses of crime scene and threatening call.The movie starring Katie Holmes, Channing Tatum, Al Pacino, Tracy Morgan and Juliette Binoche, will be screened at the Sundance ... Read more...

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