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Clash of cousins? No, says Bhavna Ruparel


August 29th, 2012 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 29 (IANS) Sonakshi Sinha's "Joker" is coming out Friday and a week later her cousin Bhavna Ruparel's debut project "Chal Pichchur Banate Hain" will hit the screens. The ... Read more...

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Madonna holidays with boyfriend’s mom, cousins


August 22nd, 2012 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 22 (IANS) Singer Madonna has invited her boyfriend, French dancer Brahim Zaibat's mother to join them on a holiday and even sponsored it.The couple are holidaying at ... Read more...

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Malaysian girl dies during exorcism ritual


August 7th, 2012 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 7 (IANS) A three-year-old Malaysian girl has died after seven members of her family allegedly suffocated her during an exorcism ritual, the Daily Mail reported.The ritual took place ... Read more...

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It’s crime to say man has no balls: Italian apex court


August 2nd, 2012 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS) Italy's supreme court has ruled that it is a criminal offence to tell a man he has "no balls" because it hurts male pride.In a case ... Read more...

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Two cousins drown in Navi Mumbai lake


July 26th, 2012 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 26 (IANS) Two cousins were drowned Thursday in a lake in Navi Mumbai where they had gone for a bath, police said.The victims have been identified as ... Read more...

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Uddhav Thackeray to leave hospital Monday


July 22nd, 2012 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 22 (IANS) Two days after Shiv Sena executive president Uddhav Thackeray underwent an angioplasty to remove blockages in his artery, a party leader said that his hospital ... Read more...

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Uddhav Thackeray in hospital for angioplasty


July 20th, 2012 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 20 (IANS) Shiv Sena executive president Uddhav Thackeray was admitted to Lilavati Hospital here Friday morning for an angioplasty procedure, party officials said.He was accompanied by ... Read more...

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Coastal populations healthier than inland cousins


July 18th, 2012 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 18 (IANS) People living near the coast tend to have better health than those living inland, according to the findings of a new study.Researchers from the European Centre ... Read more...

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Two youths commit suicide in Rajasthan


July 14th, 2012 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, July 14 (IANS) The bodies of two students were found lying side by side in a suspected case of suicide in Rajasthan's Bhilwara district Saturday, police said.According to the ... Read more...

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Army officer begs for euthanasia


June 15th, 2012 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, June 15 (IANS) A Junior Commissioned Officer (JCO) in the Indian Army, posted at Hyderabad and a resident of village Baghanki in Gurgaon, has requested the president of India ... Read more...

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Ranbir recalls sweet memories of grandpa Raj Kapoor


June 2nd, 2012 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 2 (IANS) Ranbir Kapoor was all of six when his legendary grandfather, Bollywood actor-filmmaker Raj Kapoor passed away in 1988. On the latter's 24th death anniversary Saturday, ... Read more...

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‘Wealthy kids hear 23 mn more words than poor’


May 6th, 2012 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 6 (IANS) Middle-class children hear 23 million more words than their poorer cousins of the same age, a British government adviser has said.A collapse in parenting skills ... Read more...

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Teens junking healthy lifestyle kiss happiness away


March 4th, 2012 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 4 (IANS) Teenagers junking a healthy lifestyle for drinks, cigarettes and fast food become morose versions of their healthier, happier cousins and also get involved in risky behaviour. ... Read more...

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City architecture makes birds’ songs shriller


February 23rd, 2012 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Feb 23 (IANS) Urban birds sing at a higher frequency than their woodland cousins in order to be heard above the barrier of constant noise produced by traffic, machines ... Read more...

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Five killed as truck plunges into river


February 8th, 2012 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Thane (Maharashtra), Feb 8 (IANS) Five people, including three children, on their way back from a wedding were killed and 14 injured when their truck plunged into a river near ... Read more...

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Congress, SP, BSP partners in corruption: BJP


February 1st, 2012 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday said the Congress is the "elder brother" while the Samajwadi Party and the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) are ... Read more...

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New liquid-cooled LED as bright as 100W bulb


January 15th, 2012 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 15 (IANS) A new line of liquid-cooled LED bulbs will deliver better and last longer than their incandescent cousins, using just a fraction of the energy required to ... Read more...

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Female mosquitofishes prefer well-fed males


January 12th, 2012 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 12 (IANS) Being well fed is a sign of prosperity, good health and security, not only among humans but also surprisingly among fish species. Female mosquitofish prefer males ... Read more...

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Producer Gautam turns novelist, pens Andy Leelu (With Images)


January 1st, 2012 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 1 (IANS) B.L. Gautam, who was associated with films like "Khosla Ka Ghosla" and "A Wednesday", has turned writer and his first new novel is "Andy Leelu".The ... Read more...

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Horror films have loyal audience, says Shiney Ahuja


December 2nd, 2011 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Actor Shiney Ahuja's next is horror-thriller "Ghost" and he believes the genre has its own niche following."Horror movies have their own loyal audience who love ... Read more...

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Glued to earplugs, two students crushed by train


December 1st, 2011 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Dec 1 (IANS) The widespread habit of listening to music while walking cost two teenagers their lives here Thursday. The cousins, who were walking on a railway track, could ... Read more...

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Three arrested for murder


November 7th, 2011 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) A man has been arrested along with his two accomplices for murdering his cousin's nephew over a land dispute, police said Monday. A search is ... Read more...

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Congress MP dares Uddhav, Raj to give up security


October 27th, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) Mumbai Congress MP Sanjay Nirupam Thursday dared the Thackeray cousins - Uddhav and Raj - to give up their security and walk around unescorted in ... Read more...

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Barbados wants local boards to pick players first


October 7th, 2011 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados) Oct 7 (IANS/CMC) Barbados Cricket Association officials (BCA) have appealed to the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) to allow the territorial boards to have first choice of selecting players ... Read more...

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Pakistani boy who has one body, two faces


September 24th, 2011 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 24 (IANS) A boy born in Pakistani Kashmir has two faces but one body, a media report said.Shahida Perveen, 30, gave birth to the boy Friday and soon ... Read more...

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Patuadi had distinguished Pakistani cousins


September 22nd, 2011 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Former Indian cricket captain Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi who died here Thursday, had two distinguished cousins in Pakistan -- diplomat Shaharyar Khan, who went ... Read more...

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Uddhav calls Raj traitor


September 20th, 2011 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) The enmity between the Thackeray cousins touched a new low Tuesday with Shiv Sena executive president Uddhav, in a veiled attack, calling Maharashtra Navnirman Sena ... Read more...

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Madonna impresses beau’s mom


September 3rd, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 3 (IANS) Pop star Madonna took the family of her beau dancer Brahim Zaibat on a 50,000-pound holiday to France.The singer took the 24-year-old's mother Patricia Vidal ... Read more...

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Two stunt riders killed in Pakistan


August 21st, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 21 (IANS) Two youths, who were doing stunts on their motorcycle, were killed in Rawalpindi, police said.The cousins had died while doing wheelies, in which the front wheel ... Read more...

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20 mn-year-old ape skull found in Uganda (Lead)


August 2nd, 2011 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kampala, Aug 2 (IANS) A team of French and Ugandan scientists has discovered a nearly 20 million-year-old ape skull at a fossil site in northeastern Uganda, Xinhua reported Tuesday.The discovery, ... Read more...

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Uddhav, Raj part soon after joining mill workers’ cause (Lead)


July 28th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 28 (IANS) Estranged cousins, Shiv Sena leader Uddhav Thackeray and Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray Thursday came together for a protest march in support ... Read more...

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Estranged Uddhav, Raj march together for mill workers


July 28th, 2011 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 28 (IANS) Coming together on the issue of providing free housing to Mumbai's displaced mill workers, Shiv Sena leader Uddhav Thackery and his estranged cousin, Maharashtra Navnirman ... Read more...

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Teachers urged to stay alert against forced marriage of pupils


July 8th, 2011 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 8 (IANS) The British government has urged teachers to pay more attention to the needs of their students as they may be at risk of becoming victim to ... Read more...

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Bieber introduces Gomez to extended family


June 3rd, 2011 - 5:01 am ICT by IANS
London, June 3 (IANS) Teen pop sensation Justin Bieber has been showing girlfriend Selena Gomez the sights of his home town Stratford, Ontario, and introduced her to many members of ... Read more...

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Nigerian Man Has 107 Wives


May 13th, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Abuja, May 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Nigerian man has called it a day after marrying 107 wives. The man, Bello Maasaba, is father to 185 children; the youngest of the children was ... Read more...

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