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Verdasco stuns Nadal in Madrid Open


May 11th, 2012 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, May 11 (IANS) Fernando Verdasco, seeded 15th, produced the biggest shock of the competition as he beat Rafael Nadal 6-3, 3-6, 7-5 to reach the quarter-finals of the ... Read more...

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Lovebirds to flock to Taj on V-Day


February 13th, 2012 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Feb 13 (IANS) Taj Mahal, the 17th century monument to love, is expected to receive some 20,000 tourists on Valentines Day.According to travellers and industry experts, around 12,000-15,000 domestic ... Read more...

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Dilip Kumar wishes fans pleasant 2012


January 1st, 2012 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 1 (IANS) Veteran actor Dilip Kumar has wished his fans a wonderful New Year and at also remembered his wife, Saira Banu's mother on her birth anniversary."I ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Major fire in Chandigarh multiplex, no casualty


December 31st, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 31 (IANS) A major fire broke out in the food court area of the Fun Republic multiplex in Chandigarh's Mani Majra area Saturday afternoon.Fire services officials said five ... Read more...

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US shuts down 150 websites to fight counterfeiting


November 29th, 2011 - 8:26 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 29 (IANS) US authorities have shut down 150 websites engaged in the illegal sale and distribution of counterfeit goods and copyrighted works, Xinhua reported.The operation, executed by the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

US stocks end higher on holiday sales


November 29th, 2011 - 4:37 am ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 29 (IANS) The US stocks soared Monday, with the S&P; 500 snapping a seven-day losing streak, as investors were encouraged by strong holiday sales and new hopes ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Having sex makes you happiest: iPhone survey


November 7th, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 7 (IANS) Having sex boosts our happiness more than any other experience, says a new study based on iPhone survey. Research involving 45,000 Apple smartphone users shows that ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Wish you a very happy Rosh Hashana 2011


September 28th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Jerusalem, Sept 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Jewish world observes Rosh Hashana on Wednesday to mark the Hebrew New Year. The Jewish people have set the day aside as the first day of ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Delhi celebrates longest day of year with solar fest


June 21st, 2011 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi June 21 (IANS) With scores of students and others in attendance, Delhi Tuesday celebrated the longest day of the year, called the summer solstice, with a skit and ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Solar fest in Delhi on longest day of the year


June 20th, 2011 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Delhi will host a solar fest Tuesday to celebrate the longest day of the year - which marks the summer solstice in the northern ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Archaeologists solve tower of Jericho puzzle?


February 18th, 2011 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 18 (IANS) Discovered by archaeologists in 1952, a 28-foot-high stone tower on the edge of the town of Jericho has puzzled scientists since. But now, a team of archaeologists have ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

World’s first skyscraper ‘Jericho tower’ built to intimidate masses


February 15th, 2011 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
Israel, Feb 15 (ANI): Israeli archaeologists have said that the Jericho tower, which was constructed 11,000-years-ago, was built to promote farming and to entice people to abandon their nomadic ways and to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

33 pc Brits would rather spend Valentine’s Day with pets than lovers!


February 14th, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 14 (ANI): On the most romantic day of the year, a survey has revealed that a third of Brit pet owners are more affectionate to their furry friends than their ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Brit girl seduces men to expose lies, earns big bucks during Valentine’s


February 12th, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 12 (ANI): Valentine's day might be a day for expressing love for many but for a 27-year-old Brit girl this week is her busiest time to make money.Claire Middleton is ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Oz council sparks outrage flying gay flag instead of Australian flag


February 4th, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 4 (ANI): Port Phillip Council in Australia has sparked outrage after it decided to hoist a gay pride flag in place of the Australian flag.The rainbow flag was given priority ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Why today is the happiest day of the year


January 31st, 2011 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 31 (ANI): Those of you who did not have a great start to the week should read this - Today is apparently the happiest day of the year.Don't believe ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Helping someone in need is the best way to make yourself happy


January 17th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 17 (ANI): A new survey has revealed that the best way to make yourself happy is to help someone in need.Hearing an unexpected compliment was second on the list, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

More snowfall in Shimla, upper Manali


January 14th, 2011 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 14 (IANS) Shimla and nearby tourist spots in Himachal Pradesh got a fresh spell of snowfall Friday morning, making the hill stations even more picturesque.While Shimla saw a light spell ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Himachal expects snow, rain and intense cold wave


January 13th, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 13 (IANS) The cold wave in Himachal Pradesh would further aggravate with the approaching strong western disturbances that would bring more snow and rain over the weekend, weather office said ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

More snowfall expected in Himachal


January 11th, 2011 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 11 (IANS) The hills of Himachal Pradesh might experience more rain and snowfall in the next three days, a weather official said here Tuesday."There are chances of more rainfall ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Yana Gupta Will Not Fall Short Of Panties This Year!


January 4th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The Czechoslovakian born girl Yana Gupta of ‘Babuji Zara Dheere Chalo’ fame has received a unique New Year gift this year. The fans of the 31 year old lady gifted her ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Payal Rohtagi’s quiet New Year (Movie Snippets)


January 2nd, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) While most Bollywood stars welcomed the New Year by partying all night long, actress Payal Rohtagi preferred to stay at home and spend time with her ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Devotees flood Vrindavan, Mathura on New Year day


January 2nd, 2011 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
Vrindavan, Jan 2 (IANS) Thousands of devotees from Delhi, Haryana and other places visited the holy towns of Vrindavan and Mathura in Uttar Pradesh to begin the new year with a visit ... Read more...

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Head to Shimla for a white New Year’s Eve


December 31st, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Dec 31 (IANS) A white Christmas may have eluded this Himachal Pradesh capital, but New Year's Eve is more than likely to make up for it with the season's first ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Cold winds sweep Delhi, temperatures to drop


December 31st, 2010 - 12:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) It was a relatively clear morning as cold winds swept Delhi on the last day of the year Friday and the weather office warned that the city ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Christmas Eve luckiest day for winning lottery


December 24th, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 24 (ANI): The National Lottery has claimed that Christmas Eve is the luckiest day of the year for winning the lottery.National Lottery organisers said December 24 is the luckiest day ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Foods which are said to bring good luck on New Year


December 23rd, 2010 - 1:14 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Dec 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Somebody might exclaim “At this age and day” but many Americans still hold onto the belief that there are some foods that bring good luck when ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Year’s shortest day Wednesday


December 21st, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) The Nehru Planetarium will organise an event at Delhi's Jantar Mantar monument Wednesday to explain the phenomenon of winter solstice - the shortest day of the year ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Lunar eclipse coincides with winter solstice in 400 years


December 21st, 2010 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 21 (IANS) If the skies are clear just before dawn, you could be treated to the sight of the moon's surface turning a blood red in the western hemisphere Tuesday.And ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Listening to birdsong may help beat the winter blues


December 21st, 2010 - 11:47 am ICT by ANI
London, Dec 21 (ANI): Scientists have suggested that spending five minutes a day listening to birdsong may help beat the winter blues.The National Trust has compiled recordings of birdsong to remind those ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

SIDS deaths soar by 33 percent on New Year’s Day: Study


December 16th, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 16 (ANI): New Year may not be a good start for all, as a new study has found that the number of babies who die of SIDS, or sudden infant ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Today is the ‘most miserable day of the year’


November 1st, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 1 (ANI): A poll say as many as 66 per cent of Brits will be depressed today as it is officially the most miserable day of the year.As temperatures plunge, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

“Evil Dead 2″ Spices Up Halloweens Eve


October 31st, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) "Evil Dead 2" was one of the movies that was featured in the AMC Fearfest this year. Just on the Halloweens day, the movie seems to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Over 1800 people killed in 184 US drone attacks in Pak since June 2004


October 25th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Oct 25 (ANI): US drones have killed around 1,863 people so far in its 184 strikes staged inside Pakistani territory since June 18, 2004, sources have revealed.Statistics show that a ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Teens text every 10 mins every waking hour of every day of the year


October 15th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 15 (ANI): A new study has revealed that teenagers on an average send and receive text messages every 10 minutes of every waking hour of every day of the year.According ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

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