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Man, dumped by wife, saws up furniture in half


July 25th, 2012 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 25 (IANS) A 56-year-old Briton, who was dumped by his wife last year, took "revenge" by sawing up the couple's furniture and claimed half of all items, including ... Read more...

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Stella McCartney designs Britain’s Olympic team kit


May 17th, 2012 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 17 (IANS) Fashion Designer Stella McCartney has designed the players' kit for British participants at the London Olympics, and it has been inspired by the nation's Union Jack ... Read more...

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World Snooker: Advani through to knockout stage


November 29th, 2011 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 29 (IANS) Pankaj Advani ran into middling to good form as he marked his progress to the knock-out phase of the IBSF World Snooker championship with two century ... Read more...

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Advani, Merchant win twice as World Snooker Championship begins


November 28th, 2011 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 28 (IANS) Indians enjoyed a field day with one of the title favourites Pankaj Advani, the 2002 champion, notching two victories and showing definite signs of running into ... Read more...

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CBI should probe Stephen Court tragedy: Minister


November 21st, 2011 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 21 (IANS) Noting the failure of the fire brigade to use jump cushions to save lives in the March 2010 Stephen Court fire tragedy in the city, a ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Alok knocks out Advani in National snooker


August 8th, 2011 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 8 (IANS) Two unheralded players, Neeraj Kumar and I.H. Manudev made their maiden entry into the semi-finals of the Senior National snooker championship on a day that saw ... Read more...

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Pak council protests use of padded bras by Muslim women: Report


March 12th, 2011 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 12(ANI): The Council of Islamic Ideology in Pakistan has protested the use of padded and colourful bras by Muslim women, and recommended that Pakistani Muslim researchers should try to invent ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Joel Madden tweets wife Nicole Richie forked out $3K on pillows


March 9th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
New York, March 9 (ANI): Singer Joel Madden has taken to Twitter to talk about his wife Nicole Richie's taste for expensive pillows."Do you ever look at your credit card bill ... Read more...

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The most bizarre thing guests forget in hotel rooms


January 31st, 2011 - 3:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 31 (ANI): A new study says mobile phone chargers and underwear top the list of the most commonly forgotten belongings.The survey of lost property also found a number of wigs, ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Ronaldo has his initials emblazoned throughout his house!


January 26th, 2011 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 26 (ANI): Soccer ace Cristiano Ronaldo seems to be obsessed with his own name.The former Man United ace has his initials stitched into his pillows and cushions.The 25-year-old even has ... Read more...

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Versace Home opens first standalone store in capital


January 24th, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) Versace Home, the home-furnishing line from the internationally acclaimed Italian brand, Monday opened its first standalone furnishing boutique here to tap the expanding Indian market for premium ... Read more...

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Brit Imam ’serially raped young boy when he attended mosque for religious lessons’


January 13th, 2011 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 13(ANI): An Imam of a mosque in Stoke-on-Trent, England, has been accused of serially raping a young boy during visits to the mosque for religious lessons in 2009.According to the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Major fire breaks out in stationary bus at Aurangabad


December 27th, 2010 - 9:36 pm ICT by ANI
Aurangabad, Dec.27 (ANI): A major fire broke out in an empty stationary bus at Maharashtra's Aurangabad city on Monday.R. K. Suray, the Aurangabad Fire Station officer, said they received the information about ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Paris Hilton Christmas Card 2010 Unveiled


December 20th, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Dec 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) With not much time left for Christmas celebrities have already started sending out their Christmas cards. The festive season is in full swing and these socialites ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Surendran’s new book a comical critique of society


December 9th, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Gripping drama, satire and 'Kerala neuroses' - these are the main ingredients of poet-turned-novelist C.P. Surendran's latest book "Lost and Found".Set in Mumbai, the ... Read more...

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NASA’s new ’smart’ foam bra boosts your cleavage if you’re ‘hot’!


November 26th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 26 (ANI): Intelligent memory foam designed by NASA to make safer aircraft cushions is now being used in bras Down Under.The 'smart' foam, which was developed in the 60s to ... Read more...

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Now, shape-shifting bra made of NASA space foam!


November 26th, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 26 (ANI): Intelligent memory foam designed by NASA to make safer aircraft cushions is now being used in bras Down Under.The 'smart' foam, which was developed in the 60s to ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Johnny Depp gets trailer worth $1.6 mn


November 24th, 2010 - 1:09 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 23 (IANS) Hollywood actor Johnny Depp has got himself a $1.6 million Moroccan-themed trailer on the sets of his latest movie "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides".The 47-year-old ... Read more...

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Meet the armless man who can fire and reload a handgun with his feet!


November 22nd, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 22 (ANI): He has no arms, but that doesn't stop Michael from giving up his hobby - shooting.Michael has no arms, but is still a crack shot. He uses his ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Bring Michelle Obama home with designer pillow covers!


November 4th, 2010 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) Imagine Michelle Obama sitting pretty on your sofa or bedroom. Well, not literally, but it is possible through Delhi-based designer Arpita Kalra's latest range of ... Read more...

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Coming soon: Styrofoam made from cow’s milk!


October 25th, 2010 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 25 (ANI): You could soon be drinking out of Styrofoam cups made of milk, for scientists at Case Western Reserve University have managed to create styrofoam packaging using a combination ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

London hotel unveils new Jimi Hendrix-themed suite


September 11th, 2010 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 11 (ANI): People who want to have the ultimate Jimi Hendrix experience can now do so at a hotel in London.The new Hendrix-themed suite, which has been set up at ... Read more...

Posted in World |

A car thief who is just seven years old


September 7th, 2010 - 12:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 7 (IANS) Britain's youngest car thief is a seven-year-old boy who needs cushions to sit on so that he can see over the steering wheel when he takes stolen vehicles ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Nick Clegg puts up his house on sale


September 4th, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 4 (IANS) Britain's Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has put up on sale his 'modest' second home, which dragged him in an expense row just before the parliamentary election. The Liberal ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Regrowing lost limbs may soon be a reality


August 5th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 5 (ANI): Here's some hope for those who lose limbs due to war, accident, or disease - a research on salamanders that may help turn the long-standing dream of human ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Dutch Court gives teen Laura Dekker the go ahead for solo sailing


July 27th, 2010 - 11:10 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Middelburg, July 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Fourteen year old Laura Dekker is not your normal teenager. The youngster was born in a yacht while her parents were sailing round the world fourteen ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Elizabeth Hurley gets own reality show


July 18th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 18 (IANS) Actress Elizabeth Hurley will start her own reality series in which she will document her life on her farm in the countryside. Hurley is keen to show off her ... Read more...

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Liz Hurley steps in Jordan’s shoes with reality series set in farm


July 16th, 2010 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 16 (ANI): Liz Hurley is set to become the next Jordan, as she and husband Arun Nayar have agreed to be followed for a fly-on-the-wall series-'Living'.Hurley the latest big name ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Animal print cushions, ice-cube colour scheme in Rihanna’s tour demand list!


June 19th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 19 (ANI): Rihanna's tour demand list, which includes animal print cushions and ice-cube colour scheme, has been revealed.The 'Umbrella' hitmaker is currently on a road trip with her 'Last ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Dead Body Under A Sofa Found After 10 Years


April 24th, 2010 - 8:34 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 24, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A male’s decaying body lay under a sofa in a flat for approximately a decade without being found. This shocking data is in keeping with ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Body Found Under Sofa, After Ten Years


April 24th, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Apr 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The lengths people would go just in order to escape a bit of fine or some legal harassment is depicted in the incident of Alan Derrick, ... Read more...

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Body lay undiscovered under sofa in Bristol flat for 10 years!


April 21st, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 21 (ANI): According to an enquiry, a body lay undiscovered beneath a sofa in a flat in Bristol for almost 10 years.The deceased, 73-year-old Denis Pring, had been living with ... Read more...

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Target Sells Out Liberty Of London


March 14th, 2010 - 8:12 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey New York, Mar 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The well known British accessory and lifestyle brand, Liberty of London, has hit stores in New York. The store has been set up near ... Read more...

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Elegant ‘Kasoori Jutti’ a craze in Punjab


February 15th, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinAmritsar, Feb 15(ANI): 'Juttis', traditional footwear well known for comfort, are found in various designs and colours, ranging from Punjabi, Kolhapuri, and Jaipuri, but when it comes to 'Kasoori ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

12 days of ‘Sexmas’ to give your love life a boost!


December 15th, 2009 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 15 (ANI): With all the Christmas shopping going around, couples often ignore the fun between the sheets and tend to complain they never get enough love, sex or affection in ... Read more...

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