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New tactic to disarm superbugs


August 24th, 2012 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Aug 24 (IANS) A new tactic to disarm harmful bacteria may permit the body's immune system to destroy them, rather than use drugs to kill them.Christian Baron, professor of ... Read more...

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Super Bowl commercials 2012 ad previews are on


January 23rd, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Jan 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) As the most important day on the calendar of US sports draw near, major US and international companies are trying to get the most exposure as ... Read more...

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Benedict Le GaucheKym has the world’s worst CV


September 13th, 2011 - 8:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Sept 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Have to admit it - all of us have added a little ‘color’ to our CVs in the bid to impress our bosses. There is an exception ... Read more...

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Denis Leary talks about ‘Rescue Me’ finale


September 8th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Sept 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ahead of the airing of the season finale of the show “Rescue Me,” creator Denis Leary spoke about the episode. When he appeared on Late Night ... Read more...

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‘X-Men: First Class’ - first class indeed! (IANS Film Review)


June 11th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "X-Men: First Class"; Cast: James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender and Jennifer Lawrence; Director: Matthew Vaughn; Rating: ***1/2Americans, in the absence of their own ancient mythology unlike the Indians, Chinese or Europeans, ... Read more...

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Chile’s ‘Star Wars’ school to teach kids martial arts


March 13th, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 13 (ANI): A 'Star Wars' school called 'The Jedi Temple' in Quilpue, Chile, is set to give kids a unique way to study martial arts.According to BBC Mundo, the school, ... Read more...

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Max Page Woos Viewers In Volkswagen Passat Darth Vader Commercial


February 8th, 2011 - 8:22 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Feb 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The new Super Bowl commercial for sedan Volkswagen Passat featuring a cute Darth Vader took the viewers by sheer surprise and they all became curious to ... Read more...

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Darth Vader Commercial Appeciated By Viewers, Max Page Praised


February 8th, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It seems that the viewers were more interested in the Super Bowl commercials than the original match between Pittsburgh Steelers and Green Bay Packers. The Super ... Read more...

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Mini Darth Vader Super Bowl commercial is a hit


February 8th, 2011 - 12:09 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Feb 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) VW’s Mini Darth Vader commercial for the Super Bowl was arguably one of the best this year. The commercial has received a lot of hits on ... Read more...

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Super Bowl Winners: Packers & Mini Darth Vader Commercial


February 7th, 2011 - 11:44 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Feb 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a Super Bowl which featured Black Eyed Peas and “Boxhead People”, Justin Beiber instead of Ozzy Osbourne, and Joan Rivers as a GoDaddy.com girl, there was not ... Read more...

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Dick Cheney Says He Offered To Quit Vice Presidency Thrice


January 18th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Dick Cheney the 46th Vice President of the USA who served during the tenure of former President George W Bush said in an interview given to ... Read more...

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Republican Dick Cheney Voices That He Offered To Quit The U.S. Vice Presidency On Three Occasions


January 18th, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 18, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): Dick Cheney, the American Vice President during the preceding Presidency of George W. Bush, has asserted to Jamie Gangel in NBC’s ‘Today’ that he had ... Read more...

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25 films that will be immortalised by US National Film Registry this year


December 29th, 2010 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 29 (ANI): The US Library of Congress has decided to preserve films with artistic, cultural or historical significance as part of its National Film Registry - and Darth Vader's image ... Read more...

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‘Darth Vader’ revealed Star Wars sequel two years before its release


November 11th, 2010 - 6:32 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 11 (ANI): David Prowse, better known as Darth Vader, on screen in the first Star Wars film in 1977, revealed a glimpse of a possible plot for the second sequel ... Read more...

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Now play ‘Star Wars’ on iPhone


November 5th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 5 (IANS) It is the dream application for anyone harbouring fantasies of being Luke Skywalker in "Star Wars".A new game for iPhone lets users take the controls of the Millennium ... Read more...

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Bush almost dumped “Darth Vader of administration” Cheney as running mate


November 3rd, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 3 (ANI): Former US President George W Bush has revealed in his memoir "Decision Points" that he considered dumping Vice President Dick Cheney, who was considered as the "Darth ... Read more...

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Rare ‘Star Wars’ Darth Vader costume up for grabs


October 28th, 2010 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 28 (ANI): A rare Darth Vader costume from 'Star Wars' film 'The Empire Strikes Back' is going on sale next month and is expected to fetch as much as 230,000 ... Read more...

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George Lucas to release Star Wars in 3D from 2012


September 30th, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 30 (ANI): Inspired by the phenomenal success of 'Avatar', director George Lucas has decided to release all the six 'Star Wars' films in 3D from 2012.Actor David Prowse as Darth ... Read more...

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‘Darth Vader’ Robber Jamie C. Hernandez Arrested


September 20th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Darth Vader is a fictional character from "Star Wars" saga, who appeared as the chief antagonist in the original trilogy and was one of the main ... Read more...

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Now, speed-date at the speed of light - Star Wars style


August 17th, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 17 (ANI): The Annual 'Star Wars' Convention in Orlando sure was a stellar event this year, with would-be Lukes and Princess Leias looking for love through speed dating.34 Jedi knights ... Read more...

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‘Star Wars’ fans thrilled after seeing lost Return of the Jedi clip


August 16th, 2010 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 16 (ANI): Fans of 'Star Wars' were exhilarated to see a never-before seen lost clip of the third version of the series 'Return of the Jedi' during a New York ... Read more...

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NYSE bell ringers: Jersey Shore lead the pack by ringing their opening bell


August 13th, 2010 - 11:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) NYSE has had many different types of personalities like Darth Vader, Snoop Dogg who have rung their opening bell, but perhaps one of their most controversial ... Read more...

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Star Wars-themed #Wookieleaks parodies circulate on Twitter


July 31st, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 31 (ANI): Leaks of top-secret military documents on Wikileaks have prompted Twitter users to post their "Star Wars"-themed parodies of the scandal days using the hash tag, #Wookieleaks.The ... Read more...

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Robber decked in ‘Darth Vader’ outfit robs a bank


July 26th, 2010 - 10:44 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, July 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In some bizarre news, a robber who was decked in a ‘Darth Vader’ outfit robbed a bank.A man dressed like Darth Vader invaded the Setauket Chase ... Read more...

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US man wearing Darth Vader mask robs Long Island bank


July 23rd, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 23 (ANI): A man wearing a Darth Vader mask and cape is said to have robbed a Chase bank branch on Long Island, New York.According to the police, the ... Read more...

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Darth Vader actor David Prowse banned from attending ‘Star Wars’ events


July 17th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 17 (ANI): David Prowse has revealed that he has been banned from attending any 'Star Wars' events because he "annoyed" George Lucas.The 75-year-old star, who plays the physical form ... Read more...

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‘Improv Everywhere’ Entertains The Public With Star Wars Subway


July 15th, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 15, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The New Yorkers, travelling on the subway were astonished to see the Princess Leia of Star wars fame climb aboard the train. She ... Read more...

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“Star Wars” On New York City Subway


July 15th, 2010 - 7:42 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez New York City, July 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Subway riders in New York city were in for a huge treat this week when to their utter amazement they witnessed a scene ... Read more...

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Darth Vader’s bizarrely made-over helmets up for grabs at auction


July 11th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 10 (ANI): The ultimate villain of the Star Wars universe - Darth Vader - is back in action. His helmets that have undergone wild makeovers are now going on sale."Darth ... Read more...

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Now Jedi master Yoda is set to guide you on ‘Star Wars’ Sat-nav


July 9th, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 9 (ANI): A portable sat-nav specialist firm has introduced a new range of official 'Star Wars' voices on their satellite navigation systems and Jedi master Yoda is the latest addition.TomTom ... Read more...

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Jude Law voted hottest on-screen dad


June 20th, 2010 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 20 (IANS) British actor Jude Law has topped a survey to find the "hottest film father". The actor, who has four children and a step-son in real life, ... Read more...

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Darth Vader ‘Dark Side’ Diagnosis: Borderline Personality!


June 9th, 2010 - 3:29 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
A group of psychiatrists and psychologists from France believe that they have finally discovered exactly what Darth Vader's "Dark Side" is caused by.These doctors claim that they have come to the ... Read more...

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Darth Vader’s psychology revealed


June 6th, 2010 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 6 (ANI): A study on the transformation of lead character Anakin Skywalker into Darth Vader in 'Star Wars' has been hinted by researchers as being due to a borderline personality ... Read more...

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Anna Wintour Upfront On ‘60 Minutes’ With Morley Safer


May 31st, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 31, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Anna Wintour, the editor-in-chief of American Vogue for the last 21 years and, possibly, the most commanding female in fashion, spoke to Morley Safer on ... Read more...

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Morley Safer interviewed the legendary Vogue editor Anna Wintour


May 31st, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, May 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Morley Safer had interviewed the legendary Vogue editor Anna Wintour on '60 Minutes' a year back. And recently the episode was telecast again on TV. And ... Read more...

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