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Thousands of fleeing northeastern people reach Guwahati


August 18th, 2012 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Aug 18 (IANS) Frustration and despair etched on their faces at leaving their jobs, thousands of people from the northeast, mostly youth, arrived in Guwahati Saturday on the three ... Read more...

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Olympics: Vijender, Kashyap and Ghosh keep India’s spirits up (Overall Roundup)


July 29th, 2012 - 11:09 am ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) Boxer Vijender Singh, Badminton star Parupalli Kashyap and Table Tennis youngster Soumyajit Ghosh kept India's spirits up when there was despair around them on the second ... Read more...

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Man attempts bank robbery with toy gun


July 13th, 2012 - 10:46 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A man in western Russia's Urals region tried to rob a bank with a toy pistol in a bid to save his money-losing business, the ... Read more...

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Student commits suicide for uncontrollable blushing


July 13th, 2012 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
London, July 12 (IANS) A 20-year-old student in the US killed himself after suffering with uncontrollable blushing for years, the Daily Mail reported Thursday.Brandon Thomas, a University of Washington student, ... Read more...

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Economic growth to be above 8 percent, steps for foreign investments: Chidambaram (Lead)


July 5th, 2012 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 5 (IANS) Exuding confidence that the Indian economy will bounce back to a growth rate of above 8 percent, union Home Minister P. Chidambaram said Thursday steps ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Sarabjit and Surjeet: Shock in one home, joy in another (Second Lead)


June 27th, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Jalandhar/Ferozepur, June 27 (IANS) The fate of two Indians in Pakistani jails -- Sarabjit Singh and Surjeet Singh -- by the turn of events since Tuesday has made their families ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Country heading towards another Emergency, says BJP


May 25th, 2012 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 25 (IANS) The BJP Friday anticipated the imposition of another Emergency in the country, saying the situation was similar to the pre-emergency era of 1974."The situation ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Jobless Italian throws kids from balcony, kills self


May 21st, 2012 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 21 (IANS) A 49-year-old Italian threw his 14-month-old son and four-year-old daughter to their deaths from their sixth-floor balcony and then leaped from it himself in despair after ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Norway killer says he learned from Al Qaeda


April 21st, 2012 - 10:30 am ICT by IANS
Oslo, April 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Norwegian killer Anders Breivik has told a court in Oslo that he picked up strategies from the Al Qaeda and said it could serve as ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Your home is indeed where your heart is


March 30th, 2012 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 30 (IANS) A study has observed how people tend to "fall in love" with a house once they come across their dream home.A massive 56 percent of buyers ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

‘Hangover III’ to be filmed in September


March 24th, 2012 - 1:53 am ICT by IANS
London, March 24 (IANS) "The Hangover III", the third film in the comedy movie series, will begin production in September.The film, starring Bradley Cooper, Zach Galifianakis and Ed Helms, is ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Pakistani economy very sick’


March 22nd, 2012 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 22 (IANS) Pakistan's economy seems to be "experiencing a near-death experience", a daily said Thursday, urging sensible planning instead of senseless borrowing.The government says the economy is turning ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Groom marries bride who got raped


February 24th, 2012 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Feb 24 (IANS) Achche Lal, a Class 12 dropout, did what few would dare to do in his community. Breaking taboo, the young farmer in Madhya Pradesh married a ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

France concerned over self-immolations in Tibet


January 21st, 2012 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Jan 21 (IANS) Expressing concern over self-immolation protests in Tibet, France has said dialogue was the only way to resolve the crisis, an official statement of the Central Tibetan ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Watching online porn turning men hopeless in bed


October 22nd, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 22 (IANS) If you have been one of those who have always enjoyed watching pornography, it's time to stop. New research has found that online pornography is creating ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Must-win game for Chennai Super Kings


October 3rd, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 3 (IANS) The law of averages has probably caught up with the Chennai Super Kings who, after winning three T20 competitions back to back, face the prospect of ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Norway killer’s father wishes his son killed self


July 26th, 2011 - 10:03 am ICT by IANS
Oslo, July 26 (IANS) Norway killer Anders Behring Breivik's estranged father has disowned his son, saying he should have taken his own life instead of those he killed.Jens Breivik split ... Read more...

Posted in World |

In solitary cell, Kanimozhi pines for son; reads, writes


June 26th, 2011 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) For 43-year-old Kanimozhi, her days in the 15 ft x10 ft solitary cell in India's most secured prison are spent mostly pining, and sometimes crying ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Hazare’s protest fast gets support in Mumbai


June 8th, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 8 (IANS) Expressing their solidarity with social activist Anna Hazare, a group of people Wednesday went on a day-long fast here to denounce the police crackdown on yoga ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Virtual partner better for workouts


May 23rd, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 23 (IANS) Can't find anyone to exercise with? Don't despair. A new research reveals that working out with a virtual partner improves motivation while exercising. The study led ... Read more...

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WWE Smackdown: Cody Rhodes vs Rey Mysterio


April 23rd, 2011 - 4:47 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Michael Cole, who calls himself “Sir Michael Cole” after being “knighted” by a fake Queen of England in Britain on 'Monday Night Raw' came out to sit in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Roger Waters, David Gilmour to reunite ‘for one gig’


April 2nd, 2011 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 2 (ANI): Pink Floyd frontman Roger Waters has revealed that his former bandmate David Gilmour will join him on stage on his forthcoming tour of The Wall - but only ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

My role in ‘Game’ is refreshing: Kangana Ranaut


April 2nd, 2011 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) After the hit romantic comedy "Tanu Weds Manu", Kangana Ranaut plays a cop in just-released "Game". The actress, who says she makes an effort to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

I wanted to kill myself : Alex Reid


March 28th, 2011 - 3:31 am ICT by IANS
London, March 28 (IANS) Actor Alex Reid says he felt like killing himself when Katie Price, his estranged wife, ended their marriage."I was depressed... I've had some really dark moments ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Charlie Sheen is emotionally crippled by his addictions, says father Martin


March 22nd, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
New York, March 22 (ANI): Charlie Sheen's father Martin feels that his son is 'emotionally crippled' by his addictions.Even the troubled star's older brother, Emilio Estevez, feels that the actor is in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Your prince charming is 22 kisses away


March 18th, 2011 - 5:38 am ICT by IANS
London, March 18 (IANS) The average woman will kiss 22 men, have four long-term relationships and get her heart broken five times before meeting "the one", a study says.The path ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

‘Kabhi Khushi, Kabhie Gham’ for India at UN


March 3rd, 2011 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
United Nations, March 3 (IANS) The never ending debate over Security Council reforms reminds the Indian envoy to the UN of the hit Bollywood movie "Kabhi Khushi, Kabhie Gham" or ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Christine Bleakley: ‘Girls who want to be WAGs make me despair’


February 22nd, 2011 - 9:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) English TV personality Christine Bleakley has hit out at young girls who wants to be rich and famous because of the men that they marry.The TV presenter ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Much of the pain in my life was caused by Michael: Janet Jackson


February 20th, 2011 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 20 (ANI): Janet Jackson has revealed that her superstar brother, Michael, made her life miserable by taunting her about her weight.In her new autobiography, 'True You, A Journey To Finding ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Injured Nadal aims for quick recovery to ‘play best tennis again’


January 27th, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 26(ANI): World No.1 Rafael Nadal is looking to put behind him the despair of missing a cherished 'Rafa Slam', and recover from his Australian Open injury setback to again ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

BT apology over Indian call center’s failure to understand Brummie


January 23rd, 2011 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 23 (ANI): UK phone giant BT has apologized to Viv Tomkins, a Birmingham customer, after she claimed that the Indian call centre staff could not understand her accent."I couldn't believe ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

British woman gets frustrated with call to Mumbai


January 22nd, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 22 (IANS) A British woman, who called up a television service provider to enquire about a bill, is claiming she was connected to a call centre in Mumbai, and she ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Miss Michigan Katie Lynn LaRoche Wins Quality Of Life Award At Miss America 2011


January 16th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Las Vegas, Jan 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) As the names of the finalists were being announced, fans of Katie Lynn LaRoche were flung into a state of despair as the Miss ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Denver Broncos Names John Fox As Their Head Coach


January 14th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It was only two weeks ago that the Carolina Panthers had declined to re-kindle their deal with John Fox. However, the former Carolina coach did not ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Boeing jet-powered portable loo - when you really have to go!


December 30th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 30 (ANI): Each one of us is familiar with that sense of urgency when you just have to use that bathroom, and despair when you don't have a loo around ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

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