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Olympic shooting: Karmakar finishes fourth in 50m rifle prone (Lead)


August 3rd, 2012 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS) Indian shooter Joydeep Karmakar finished a credible fourth in the men's 50 meters rifle prone event here Friday while Gagan Narang failed to qualify for the ... Read more...

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Floods, landslides kill 130 in Bangladesh


July 12th, 2012 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 12 (IANS) About 130 people died in floods and landslides triggered by monsoon rains in the past three weeks in Bangladesh, the government said Thursday.In the hill districts ... Read more...

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90 die in Bangladesh floods, landslides


June 27th, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, June 27 (IANS) Nearly 90 people have died in Bangladesh in flash floods and landslides triggered by heavy rains, officials said Wednesday.Rains have wrecked havoc in the three hill ... Read more...

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The Bachelor: Sneak peek of the eliminated women special


March 6th, 2012 - 12:08 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Mar 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The stage is very much set for confrontation tonight as the eliminated contestants of the hit ABC show The Bachelor gets to meet each other on the ... Read more...

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35,000 narcotic tablets seized in Bangladesh


January 31st, 2012 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 31 (IANS) About 35,000 narcotic tablets were seized from three people who were travelling in a bus in Bangladesh, a media report said Tuesday.Border Guard Bangladesh arrested the ... Read more...

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63,000 narcotic tablets seized in Bangladesh


December 14th, 2011 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Dec 14 (IANS) Around 63,000 narcotic tablets that were being smuggled from Myanmar were seized Wednesday in the port city of Cox's Bazar by the Bangladesh Coast Guard.The yaba ... Read more...

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Experts debate over the judgment in the Crystal Cox case


December 8th, 2011 - 10:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Portland, Dec 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Experts say the ruling of a Portland judge that bloggers are not journalists may have far reaching implications on all those who write on the Internet.Crystal ... Read more...

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Elephant kills two in Bangladesh


December 1st, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Dec 1 (IANS) A wild elephant attacked the house of a 45-year-old Bangladeshi woman early Thursday and trampled to death both the woman and her 12-year-old grand-daughter.The incident took ... Read more...

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Myanmar to take back refugees from Bangladesh


October 15th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Oct 15 (IANS) Myanmar has agreed to take back all its citizens lodged in two refugee camps in eastern Bangladesh, Foreign Secretary Mijarul Quayes said here Saturday.Currently, 28,000 Myanmar ... Read more...

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53 Indians released from Bangladeshi jail


July 2nd, 2011 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 2 (IANS) At least 53 Indian nationals held on various charges, including smuggling and trespassing, have been released from a jail in Bangladesh, a media report said.The jail ... Read more...

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Jilted beau in court for sending 17,000 SMSs to ex-lover


June 10th, 2011 - 1:03 am ICT by IANS
London, June 9 (IANS) A jilted lover in Britain faces the possibility of a prison term for bombarding his ex-girlfriend with 17,000 SMSs and phone calls - including 180 ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Work begins on Bangladesh-Myanmar rail line


April 3rd, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, April 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Sunday opened construction work on a rail line that will connect Cox's Bazaar, Bangladesh's southeastern beach resort to neighbouring Myanmar.The $255 ... Read more...

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Mike Tyson a big hitter at ‘conkers’


November 12th, 2010 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 12 (ANI): It seems boxing legend Mike Tyson has found a new sport he is good at - conkers.The ex-world heavyweight champ, on a visit to Britain, was challenged to ... Read more...

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Mums lie to make themselves ‘feel better or look better to others’


November 8th, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 08 (ANI): A survey has revealed that mothers lie to each other to appear in control to others, or to feel more capable.A survey of mothers and parenting experts has ... Read more...

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100 fishermen missing as cyclone hits Myanmar, Bangladesh


October 23rd, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Oct 23 (IANS) Over a hundred fishermen with 21 boats went missing from the northeastern reaches of the Bay of Bengal after cyclone Giri hit Myanmar and Bangladesh, authorities said Saturday.The ... Read more...

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More than a fifth of young Britons think pregnancy lasts a year!


October 7th, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 7 (ANI): A survey has found that young Britons are totally clueless when it comes to childbirth.The survey found that more than 20 percent of 18 to 25-year-olds thought a ... Read more...

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Two Myanmar nationals arrested in Agartala


August 1st, 2010 - 9:48 pm ICT by ANI
By Pinaki DasAgartala, Aug. 1 (ANI): Police arrested two Myanmar nationals from aHotel here on Sunday.Both are Rohingya Muslims from Mongolo area of Myanmar. They had entered throughTeknaf of Cox's Bazar in ... Read more...

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‘Fat days’ lower men’s confidence in the bedroom


July 27th, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 27 (ANI): It is not just women who have 'fat days' when they don't feel attractive to their partners - a new research has shown that gaining weight also lowers ... Read more...

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Demanding women making Brit men ‘jumpy’ in bed


July 25th, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 25 (ANI): Brit women are increasingly becoming more demanding in bed, a factor that is making men nervous about their sexual performance, a new survey reveals.Men, in fact, are ... Read more...

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Bangladesh to have more airports


July 15th, 2010 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 15 (IANS) Bangladesh is to have more international and domestic airports to facilitate economic development and act as "a bridge between the East and the West", Prime Minister Sheikh ... Read more...

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48 killed in Bangladesh landslides (Lead)


June 15th, 2010 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, June 15 (IANS) At least 48 people were killed Tuesday and several others were missing in rain-triggered landslides in Bangladesh, officials said. Heavy rains swept through Bangladesh's two southeastern districts -- Cox's ... Read more...

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23 die in landslides in Bangladesh


June 15th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, June 15 (IANS) Landslides triggered by heavy rains in Bangladesh Tuesday left at least 23 people dead and several others missing, officials said. Nineteen bodies were recovered in Cox's Bazar district, ... Read more...

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Indian appearance like Sydney toddler reunited with parents


May 18th, 2010 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, May 18 (ANI): The toddler who was found wandering unsupervised on a Western Sydney street has been reunited with his parents.He had previously been spotted by two off-duty paramedics and was ... Read more...

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Five Myanmarese nationals held in Tripura


April 11th, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, April 11 (IANS) Five Myanmarese nationals were arrested in this Tripura capital after they sneaked into the northeastern state from Bangladesh, police said Sunday. Acting on a tip-off, the Tripura police ... Read more...

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‘This Morning’ demonstrates different sexual positions to TV viewers


March 16th, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 16 (ANI): Viewers of 'This Morning' were in for a saucy treat when they were shown how to spice up their romantic relationships with a demonstration of different sexual positions ... Read more...

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Pioneering ‘brainwashing’ treatment saves lives of premature babies


March 8th, 2010 - 4:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 8 (ANI): Scientists in the UK have come up with a pioneering 'brainwashing' procedure they believe will slash the number of premature babies suffering severe disabilities.The technique involves removing potentially ... Read more...

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Thailand repatriates illegal Bangladeshi migrants


February 18th, 2010 - 3:02 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 18 (DPA) A group of 200 ethnic Rohingyas was repatriated to Bangladesh late Wednesday from Thailand, more than a year after the group tried to illegally migrate to Malaysia before ... Read more...

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Cox & Kings franchisee to open in Thiruvananthapuram


January 25th, 2010 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 25 (IANS) Team Tours and Travels will be the first franchisee of popular tour and travel operator Cox & Kings in the capital city and will promote the state as ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Packet8 Service Outage Leaves The Users Baffled


January 13th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Internet has become almost indispensable for most people and whenever any online service goes down for some time, the users feel confused and baffled. That ... Read more...

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Cavin Cox Charged Of Frederick Airport Stolen Plane Incident


January 2nd, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan. 02, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A homeless man, identified as Cavin Cox, has landed in jail after making a futile attempt to fly off with a stolen aircraft from the hangar ... Read more...

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Bon Jovi called in “rock shrink” to solve band issues


October 28th, 2009 - 11:39 am ICT by ANI
Washington, October 28 (ANI): Rock band Bon Jovi took help of a psychiatrist to keep the band united.In a new documentary titled 'Bon Jovi: When We Were Beautiful', the rockers revealed that ... Read more...

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Dhaka reinforces troops as tension mounts along Myanmar border


October 7th, 2009 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Oct 7 (IANS) Bangladesh has cancelled leave of its border guards and stepped up army deployment on its border with Myanmar, alleging large-scale intrusion and to protest against the eastern neighbour ... Read more...

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US Open: Sania out of mixed doubles, Yuki in second round


September 7th, 2009 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 7 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza and Daniel Nestor of Canada went down 1-6, 4-6 to Americans Carly Gullickson and Travis Parrott in the second round of the mixed doubles ... Read more...

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Sania’s campaign in US Open ends


September 7th, 2009 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 7 (ANI): Sania Mirza's campaign in the US Open ended on Sunday, as she and her partner Daniel Nestor were knocked out in the second round of the mixed ... Read more...

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Bangladesh hopes for quick repatriation of Myanmar refugees


August 10th, 2009 - 7:29 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Aug 10 (Xinhua) Bangladesh's foreign minister has expressed hope the Myanmar refugees living in the country's Cox's Bazar area would be able to return to their homes soon. Foreign Minister Dipu ... Read more...

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