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Now, gorge on the moon and stars for breakfast


May 24th, 2012 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 24 (IANS) Breakfasts for children just got more exciting with the introduction of a whole grain cereal in crescent-shaped moons and chocolaty stars."It provides essential nutrients like fibre, ... Read more...

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Watch ‘ring of fire’ in the sky this Sunday


May 17th, 2012 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 17 (IANS) Millions of people in the US and Asia will be able to watch the sun turn into a 'ring of fire' this weekend.Shadows on the ground ... Read more...

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Red Fort doodle on I-Day


August 15th, 2011 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) The national capital's Red Fort stood tall on the Google home page Monday as India celebrated its 65th Independence Day.The doodle, as it is called, ... Read more...

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Woman jailed for ‘wicked murder’


August 8th, 2011 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 8 (IANS) A woman in Britain who beat an elderly man to death before burying him in her garden was jailed for life Monday.Ann Browning, 54, was ordered ... Read more...

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Pakistan to issue Rs.20 coin


May 21st, 2011 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, May 21 (IANS) The State Bank of Pakistan will begin issuing from Saturday a Rs.20 commemorative coin to celebrate 2011 as the Pakistan-China friendship year, a media report said.The ... Read more...

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Malls - where designers love to sell


April 15th, 2011 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) Step into a mall and you'll spot big labels like Ritu Kumar, Satya Paul, Shantanu-Nikhil and Gauri-Nainika staring back at you. High volumes and visibility ... Read more...

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Man stabbed to death at his birthday bash


February 8th, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Feb 8 (IANS) A man was stabbed to death at his own birthday party in Medina, a suburb of Perth in western Australia. Police have charged a 43-year-old woman from Orelia, ... Read more...

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UN thanks India for aid to Pak flood victims


October 8th, 2010 - 10:43 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 8 (ANI): The United Nations has thanked India for its generous contribution of US $ 25 million for the victims of the massive floods in Pakistan describing it as ... Read more...

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Blackpool star Campbell arrested in stabbing probe


April 24th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 24(ANI): Blackpool forward Dudley Junior "D.J." Campbell was arrested, and later released on bail, in connection with the stabbing of a man outside the Crescent Club in West Kensington, London, ... Read more...

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Lara Bingle house hunting after Michael Clarke ‘deadline’


March 26th, 2010 - 3:31 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, March 26 (ANI): Lara Bingle, who recently parted ways with Michael Clarke, has been spotted shopping for a new home, amidst claims that the cricketer has given her a deadline to ... Read more...

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Victoria premier blasts Indian Govt, media for overreaction on racist attacks


February 3rd, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 3 (ANI): Victoria Premier John Brumby today attacked Indian media and officials for unbalanced reporting, citing the case of Jaspreet Singh who police say pretended he had been set on ... Read more...

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Australia a tolerant, anti-racist society: Minister


January 11th, 2010 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 11 (IANS) As Indian Jaspreet Singh recuperates in hospital after being set on fire, the Australian government has said the country is tolerant and anti-racist. Acting Foreign Minister Simon Crean ... Read more...

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Wife of Indian attack victim questions suicide version


January 11th, 2010 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 11 (IANS) "Why would he burn himself," asked the wife of an Indian man who was allegedly set on fire in this Australian city as she dismissed suggestions that her ... Read more...

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Indian set ablaze in Melbourne; India wants preventive action (Intro Roundup)


January 9th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne/New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) In yet another attack in a week, a 29-year-old Indian was set ablaze Saturday by four unidentified men in Melbourne. Voicing outrage at this "very disturbing" incident, ... Read more...

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Indian set ablaze in Melbourne, Australia denies racist angle (Round-up)


January 9th, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne/New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) Days after India asked Australia to take urgent action against those behind the murder of an Indian student a week ago, a 29-year-old Indian was set ablaze ... Read more...

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Indian man attacked, set on fire in Melbourne (Lead)


January 9th, 2010 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 9 (IANS) An Indian man suffered burns to his face, arms and chest after he was set on fire by four men while he was parking his car in the ... Read more...

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Indian man set on fire in Melbourne


January 9th, 2010 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 9 (IANS) An Indian man was allegedly attacked and set on fire by four men while he was parking his car in the northwestern part of the city in the ... Read more...

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Road rage: Indian taxi driver stabbed in Australia


December 9th, 2009 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 9 (IANS) An Indian student working as a taxi driver was viciously stabbed and left bleeding in this Australian city in a possible road rage incident, police said Wednesday. The 28-year-old ... Read more...

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Rosetta comet chaser captures spectacular image of Earth


November 16th, 2009 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, November 16 (ANI): The OSIRIS instrument on ESA's (European Space Agency's) Rosetta comet chaser recently captured a spectacular image of the Earth.The image was acquired with the OSIRIS narrow-angle camera from ... Read more...

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Good Friday being observed today


April 10th, 2009 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr. 10 (ANI): Good Friday, the crucification of Jesus Christ is being observed by Christians across the world.Churches and cathedrals across the nation have also organized special prayers and ... Read more...

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Bangladesh security probing link between UK charity and madrassa


March 26th, 2009 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
Dhaka, Mar.26 (ANI): Bangladesh security forces are probing a possible link between a British-based charity and an Islamic school after a raid uncovered a "terrorism training" facility.The country's specialist Rapid Action Battalion ... Read more...

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Archaeologists find statue of ancient Yemeni queen


March 19th, 2009 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 19 (ANI): A Yemeni archaeologist team has discovered a mosaic statue of an ancient queen sitting on a throne with her chest engraved with Musnad letters.The archaeologists also ... Read more...

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Eid ul Fitr in most Islamic countries Oct 1


September 15th, 2008 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Sep 15 (IANS) Eid ul Fitr, the festival marking the end of Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting, will fall Oct 1 this year in most Islamic countries, the ... Read more...

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Ramadan to start Sep 1: Qatari astrologer


August 22nd, 2008 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 22 (IANS) The holy Islamic month of Ramadan this year will begin Sep 1, according to a leading Qatari astrologer.In a statement to the official Qatar News Agency (QNA), Khalid ... Read more...

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Reliance, UAE firm sign pact to explore oil, gas in Gulf (Lead)


June 25th, 2008 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, June 25 (IANS) India's Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) has signed an agreement with the United Arab Emirates (UAE)-based Crescent Petroleum to start joint exploration for oil and gas in the region. ... Read more...

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Middle-East schools do well in Kerala class 10 exam


May 13th, 2008 - 5:20 pm ICT by admin
Thiruvananthapuram, May 13 (IANS) Students of Middle East schools who appeared in the class 10 Kerala State Secondary School Leaving Certificate examination 2008 have done well. The New Indian Model School Dubai, ... Read more...

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