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Ileana house hunting in Mumbai


September 10th, 2012 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 10 (IANS) After a successful innings in the southern film industry, Ileana D'Cruz wants to make it big in Bollywood. With plans to settle here, she is ... Read more...

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Scherzinger’s moment of horror


September 4th, 2012 - 2:11 am ICT by IANS
Spa-Francorchamps (Belgium), Sep 4 (IANS) Nicole Scherzinger was horrified when her boyfriend Lewis Hamilton was involved in a horror smash at the Belgian Grand Prix here.Hamilton crashed out of the ... Read more...

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Carnival at Baprola village as Sushil scripts history


August 12th, 2012 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) It was carnival atmosphere at Baprola village on the outskirts of Delhi as celebrations broke out after local wrestler Sushil Kumar Sunday got ... Read more...

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Deepika Kumari still wondering what hit her in London


August 9th, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) Teenage archer Deepika Kumari, still struggling to come to terms with her first round loss at the London Olympics, says she cracked under pressure of ... Read more...

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Dog gave birth to a kitten? Not a cock and bull story


July 21st, 2012 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 21 (IANS) In a bizarre report, a man from South Korea has claimed his pet dog gave birth to a cat, after the female canine "went for a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Shock, disgust in Karnataka over BJP power struggle (Karnataka Newsletter)


July 13th, 2012 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 13 (IANS) The unabashed hankering for power and exploiting caste lines for it in Karnataka's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is evoking shock and disgust in the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Duchess’ missing jewellery worth $156,000 sold for peanuts


June 18th, 2012 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 18 (IANS) A Scottish Duchess is still finding it difficult to believe that her jewellery worth 100,000 pounds which she misplaced six years ago at the Glasgow Airport ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

India last stop for Stanford-bound ICSE topper (With Image)


May 22nd, 2012 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, May 22 (IANS) This 17-year-old knew he would do well in his Grade 12 exams but becoming the ICSE topper worldwide with 99.5 percent marks was unimaginable. India-born Rohan ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Analytical thinking can erode religious belief: Study


April 27th, 2012 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 27 (IANS) Analytical thinking can erode religious belief, even in devout believers, says a new study. Researchers at the University of British Columbia, Canada, who assessed participants' belief ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Tendulkar, Sehwag take Twitter route to celebrate World Cup anniversary


April 2nd, 2012 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) India's cricket stars took the Twitter route to celebrate the first anniversary of the 2011 World Cup win.Sachin Tendulkar, for whom winning the World ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

‘Pakistani lawmakers live like royalty, while people are poor’


March 24th, 2012 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 24 (IANS) The lifestyle of Pakistani parliamentarians is like that of royalty and in stark contrast to that of "the vast majority of the people have to deal ... Read more...

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Controversial run-outs unjustified: Dhoni


February 26th, 2012 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 26 (IANS) India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has criticised the two run-out decisions that went against the team during the 10th match of the tri-series versus Australia ... Read more...

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Chinese woman creates website to promote premarital virginity


February 12th, 2012 - 9:55 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 12 (IANS) A Chinese woman writer has run into a controversy after she set up a website that asks people to stay virgins before their wedding.Freelance writer Tu ... Read more...

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‘Good Night, Good Morning’ - good, but has nothing to say (IANS Movie Review)


January 20th, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Good Night, Good Morning"; Cast: Seema Rahmani, Manu Narayan, Raja Sen; Director: Sudhish Kamath; Rating: ***Every time a film critic dares to make a film and puts money where his ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Euro zone democracy: Market forces over people’s power? (Comment)


November 25th, 2011 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
Democracy may be an unfinished project, but can its imperfections be an excuse for Euro zone oligarchs to dismiss two elected governments?In the case of Greece, they added extra pressure to ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Parents fooling with kids give them headstart in life


October 28th, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 28 (IANS) Parents who play the fool or pretend with their toddlers give their children a headstart in life.Most parents are naturals at playing the fool with their ... Read more...

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Difficult to accept dad’s death, says Soha


October 19th, 2011 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 19 (IANS) It is difficult for cricket legend Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi's family to accept his death, Bollywood actress and his daughter Soha Ali Khan said Wednesday."I recall ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Lady Gaga to commemorate the 10th anniversary of 9/11


September 7th, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sept 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Pop singer Lady Gaga has confirmed that she will be part of the campaign to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks in the United ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Disbelief, praise and fear in Dinesh Yadav’s village


August 25th, 2011 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Sarfuddinpur (Bihar), Aug 25 (IANS) Some are still in disbelief, others praise him, but his family members fear for his life and their own future: Dinesh Yadav was the family's sole ... Read more...

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Cyberstalking more traumatic than physical harassment


August 7th, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 7 (IANS) Online harassment or cyberstalking is more stressful and traumatic than its physical equivalent. Emotional responses may include high levels of ongoing stress, anxiety, fear, nightmares, shock ... Read more...

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WWE Smackdown: Kane vs Randy Orton


July 23rd, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) As Kane came out on WWE Friday Night Smackdown for his street brawl with Randy Orton, he came out on fire. Kane immediately began to beat down on ... Read more...

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Noorani bags surprise pole in round two of Polo Cup


July 16th, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Coimbatore, July 16 (IANS) Mumbai driver Rahil Noorani's aggressive strategy in the opening laps paid off as he claimed the pole position in the rain-affected qualifying session of Polo Cup ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Delhi University’s first cut-offs baffle students


June 15th, 2011 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) From plain disbelief to shock -- students were visibly taken aback as Delhi University colleges announced their first cut-off lists Wednesday. The cut-offs for most ... Read more...

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Of stories of bravery and courage at the crash site


May 26th, 2011 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
Faridabad, May 26 (IANS) Sitting outside the burns ward of B.K. Hospital here, 25-year-old Mithlesh Devi just shakes her head in disbelief at her husband's brave act in saving victims ... Read more...

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Crisis in Nepal as Maoists refuse to surrender arms


May 26th, 2011 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 26 (IANS) Nepal began inching towards a dire constitutional meltdown two days later with its former Maoist guerrillas, who are now in the government, refusing to surrender the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

CBSE results: Toppers euphoric, credit parents and teachers


May 23rd, 2011 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) Initial disbelief gave way to euphoria and celebrations as several students appearing in the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Class 12 examinations found they ... Read more...

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Salgaocar inch closer towards maiden I-League title


May 19th, 2011 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Margao, May 19 (IANS) Salgaocar took a giant step towards clinching their maiden I-League football title as they came from behind to beat East Bengal 3-2 at the Nehru Stadium ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

26 years, still no justice, say Bhopal survivors, activists (Lead)


May 11th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Bhopal, May 11 (IANS) Shock and disbelief were writ large on the faces of activists and survivors of the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy whose hopes were dashed when the ... Read more...

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Madonna’s ‘I feel fat’ confession shocks Met Gala guests


May 4th, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 4 (ANI): Pop queen Madonna recently shocked guests at the prestigious Met Gala Benefit in New York when she confessed that she felt 'fat' in her red carpet gown.The ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Britain must stand by Pakistan despite doubts: Cameron


May 4th, 2011 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
London, May 3 (IANS) Prime Minister David Cameron Tuesday insisted Britain must stand by Pakistan amid disbelief in many quarters that the authorities in Islamabad were unaware Osama bin ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Post bin Laden death, keeping a straight face about Pak will be difficult for US, others


May 3rd, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 3 (ANI): An editorial in the New York Times has said that it would be very difficult for the United States or any other country to keep a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Kashmir security on alert, many suspect Pakistan hand (Lead)


May 2nd, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 2 (IANS) Security forces were Monday put on high alert in Jammu and Kashmir after Al Qaida founder Osama bin Laden was killed in Pakistan. While life ... Read more...

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Wearing veil is ‘not open to debate’: Muslim Council of Britain


April 17th, 2011 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 17 (ANI): The Muslim Council of Britain (MCB) has issued a statement on its website saying that women cannot debate wearing the veil.The body that claims to be the voice ... Read more...

Posted in World |

News anchor licks iPad as part of April Fool prank


April 6th, 2011 - 12:53 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
San Diego, April 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) On April Fool’s Day several pranks are played on people but a television anchor was left looking real stupid when she licked an iPad on live ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

We weren’t good enough tonight, says Smith


March 26th, 2011 - 1:46 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 25 (IANS) A shocked South African skipper Graeme Smith was at a loss for words after his side's 49-run defeat to New Zealand in the World Cup quarterfinal ... Read more...

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