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Pakistani jails are ‘lightly constructed’ coops: daily


April 23rd, 2012 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 23 (IANS) Criticising security in Pakistan's prisons, a daily has described jails as "lightly constructed" chicken coops guarded by men "armed with paper darts and a catapult".The ... Read more...

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Brit pilots used exploding darts to destroy German Zeppelins in WWI


February 18th, 2011 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 18 (ANI): British pilots used exploding darts to destroy German Zeppelins during the World War One.The airmen dropped the foot-long steel devices on the mighty airships, which was jokingly referred ... Read more...

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Ponting must use Krejza as team’s No.1 wicket-taking spinner: Berry


February 13th, 2011 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb 13(ANI): Former Australian cricketer Darren Berry believes that one of the crucial elements of Australia's World Cup campaign will be the use of off-spinner Jason Krejza as the team's No.1 ... Read more...

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Bacteria disable each other by using ‘toxic darts’


November 19th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 19 (ANI): UC Santa Barbara biologists have found that competing bacteria use "toxic darts" to disable each other."The discovery of toxic darts could eventually lead to new ways to ... Read more...

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World’s fastest man Usain Bolt is hooked onto darts


September 2nd, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 2 (ANI): Jamaican sprinter and three-time world and Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt has revealed that he loves darts.Bolt, 24, was at The Sun's Bizarre HQ where he showed his ... Read more...

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New iPhone app allows frustrated workers to bash the boss


August 6th, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 6 (ANI): Frustrated Aussie workers are now using their iPhones to vent out anger at their bosses, thanks to applications that allow them to snap and mutilate a photo of ... Read more...

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Whales threatened by toxic metals in the oceans


June 25th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jun 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) American Scientists say they have discovered high levels of toxic metals and heavy metals in whales.The toxic metals include cadmium, aluminum, lead, chromium, silver, mercury ... Read more...

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WAGS ready to help England players fight boredom


June 21st, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 21 (ANI): To rescue England's struggling players from boredom, WAGS are standing by to fly to South Africa.England footballers had urged boss Fabio Capello to allow them to see ... Read more...

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May 2010 Children’s Product Recalls


May 27th, 2010 - 12:28 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) This month has been rather rough for parents since there have been large amounts of recalls for May 2010 on children's products. Although there have been many explanations ... Read more...

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Recall Of Toy Dart Guns Subsequent To The Liquidation Of Two Unfortunate Kids


May 18th, 2010 - 9:36 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 18, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): It has been established that the American government has issued a recall of approximately 1.8 million toy dart gun sets. The recall has arrived after ... Read more...

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James Bond-style gadgets up for grabs on eBay!


April 2nd, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 02(ANI): James Bond-style gadgets are now available online on eBay.The items include a camera that shoots darts, a lipstick tube containing a dagger and fake monkey dung that explodes.Ian Fleming, ... Read more...

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Leopard escapes from enclosure, injures two people


March 28th, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, March 28 (IANS) A fully grown male leopard escaped from its enclosure at a rescue and rehabilitation centre for wild animals here Sunday, triggering panic among the residents of the adjoining ... Read more...

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Alert over possible leopard attack in Dewas forest


January 3rd, 2010 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 3 (IANS) An alert was sounded in Dewas district of Madhya Pradesh after a leopard caught in a trap laid by poachers managed to escape, forest officials said Sunday. ... Read more...

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The modest ‘Twilight’ hero


September 26th, 2009 - 2:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Young heartthrob Robert Pattinson, who got overnight fame with the blockbuster flick, "Twilight' chooses to remain modest.He's reportedly said that he's fed-up of seeing his photographs on magazines and therefore he ... Read more...

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Robert Pattinson uses own photo as a dartboard


September 25th, 2009 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 25 (ANI): Robert Pattinson apparently has had enough of seeing his face in magazines and newspapers, for he has had his co-stars to throw darts at a picture of his ... Read more...

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Robert Pattinson uses pictures of his face for target practice


September 25th, 2009 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 25 (IANS) "Twilight" star Robert Pattinson is reportedly so sick of seeing photographs of himself in magazines that he invited his co-stars to throw darts at a picture of his ... Read more...

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Computer games pump up elders’ mental strength


July 18th, 2009 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0Washington, July 18 (ANI): Computer games can help boost mental strength and flexibility of older adults, say researchers.They have encouraged older adults to engage in physical movement, thereby building coordination ... Read more...

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Drogba’s tantrums inspire creation of hit Internet game


May 11th, 2009 - 3:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 11 (ANI): Chelsea striker Didier Drogba's Champions League tantrum has inspired a hit Internet game.As the wild-eyed virtual character 'Didier DrogBaby', players can hit a moving target modelled on ... Read more...

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Fritzls modern prison includes gym, provides choir and tennis classes


March 22nd, 2009 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 22 (ANI): Austrian incest fiend Josef Fritzl is expected to chose a former nunnery converted into a comfortable modern prison as the place in which he will serve his ... Read more...

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Fritzl offered ”luxury” jail deal for not contesting his case


March 14th, 2009 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 14 (ANI): Josef Fritzl, the Austrian incest fiend who held his daughter as a sex slave for 24 years and fathered seven children with her, has been offered a ... Read more...

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Myleene Klass attributes success to hard work and luck


February 1st, 2009 - 12:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 1 (ANI): Myleene Klass has attributed her success to hard work and a little bit of luck.The talented pianist, whose latest job was presenting Channel 4 show 10 Years ... Read more...

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Extensive sea ice melt causing polar bears to go hungry


January 2nd, 2009 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 2 (ANI): New estimates have revealed that warmer temperatures and earlier melting of sea ice are causing polar bears to go hungry, with the number of undernourished bears tripling ... Read more...

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Britains Got Talent has a new star a snooker-playing Collie!


May 24th, 2008 - 3:50 pm ICT by admin
London, May 24 (ANI): Britains Got Talent has discovered another talent in Blue a Collie who plays snooker.The canine has been the beast of the green baize for the past 11 ... Read more...

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Oz animal activists ask Macca to save kangaroos


May 19th, 2008 - 5:26 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne , May 19 (ANI): Sir Paul McCartney has been asked by animal rights activists for monetary aid, to help relocate hundreds of kangaroos fated for culling in Canberra .The activists ... Read more...

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Leven Rambin strafes LaBeouf with flirt darts


May 14th, 2008 - 5:04 pm ICT by admin
New York, May 14 (ANI): Leven Rambin was reportedly all over Shia LaBeouf at the after-party for Saturday Night Live, which he hosted.At the after party, LaBeouf caught the eye of ... Read more...

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IPI condemns killing of Reuters cameraman


April 18th, 2008 - 3:14 pm ICT by admin
DPA Vienna, April 18 (DPA) The International Press Institute (IPI) has condemned the killing of a Reuters cameraman in the Gaza Strip by Israeli forces. "IPI condemns this killing in the strongest possible ... Read more...

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