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Hadawale wanted to make ‘Dekh Indian Circus’ with Rani

May 31st, 2012 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 31 (IANS) National Award winning filmmaker Mangesh Hadawale, whose second film "Dekh Indian Circus" has garnered positive response at film festivals, says his first choice for the lead ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Brazil returns 47 tonnes of hospital waste to US

January 23rd, 2012 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo, Jan 23 (IANS/EFE) Brazil has returned to the US nearly 47 tonnes of hospital waste that had been intercepted last October in the northeastern state of Pernambuco by ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Exposed to sunlight, cotton fabric cleans itself

December 15th, 2011 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 15 (IANS) Scientists from China are developing a cotton fabric that can clean itself of stains and bugs when exposed to ordinary sunlight.Environmental researchers Mingce Long and Deyong ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Condom kurta not received well by Indian government: Designer

June 19th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) Delhi-based designer M.A Rahman, who made a condom kurta in 2010 to raise AIDS awareness, says he had approached the Indian government for support but ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Stamp of khadi for philatelists at exhibition

February 12th, 2011 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) A postage stamp printed on khadi -- Gandhi's preferred fabric and symbol of swadeshi during the freedom movement -- and personal "my stamps" are highlights of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

SFC Autumn Winter Collection By Anita Dongre

August 31st, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 31, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): This festive season, fashion designer Anita Dongre would be presenting an exhilarating collection of new Autumn - Winter. Each and every garment presented in this collection ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Manipur’s handloom cottage industry thrives with help of Lashing Phe

May 29th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, May 29 (ANI): A new unique range of handloom products called Lashing Phi, which means cotton cloth in Manipuri, is catching the fancy of buyers and women weavers in a handloom ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Obama’s Campaign Team Cashing In On Biden ‘F-bomb’ T-shirt

April 3rd, 2010 - 1:04 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 02 (THAINDIAN NEWS) As the President of the United States, Barack Obama was signing the very controversial health care reform bill into law, the Vice President, Joe Biden, leaned over ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Soon, cotton fabrics to charge iPods, MP3 players and cell phones

March 10th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 10 (ANI): Ever thought that your comfy cotton T-shirt could monitor your heart rate and breathing, analyse your sweat and even cool you off on a hot summer's day? Or ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Wear blue or red for protection from ultraviolet rays

October 15th, 2009 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 15 (IANS) Wear blue or red, instead of yellow, if you wish to protect yourself from harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays. Scientists in Spain are reported to have said that the ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Scientists create material that can repel hot water

July 16th, 2009 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 16 (ANI): In a breakthrough study, scientists from University of Minnesota in St Paul have developed a new material that can repel hot water.The new discovery could help protect vulnerable ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Omani men love to wear Kashmiri pashmina turbans

February 22nd, 2009 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Muscat, Feb 22 (IANS) Not many know of this Indian connection. Embroidered Kashmiri pashmina stoles, worn turban-style on the head and known as 'mussar', are a rage among Omani men. It is not ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Allen Solly launches kid’s wear collection

November 12th, 2008 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) After tapping both the men's and women's wear markets, fashion brand Allen Solly has now launched its kids' wear collection to take advantage of the huge growth ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Designer Rathore uses coloured bandanas in anti-violence statement

October 15th, 2008 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) Red, black and white bandanas crowned the heads of the female models at designer Raghavendra Rathore's show at the Delhi Fashion Week (DFW) late Tuesday evening - ... Read more...

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