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Madeleine Grant criticized for her strategy to win the librarian contest

March 5th, 2012 - 10:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Mar 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An Oxford University student has been criticized for trying to win a union contest using sexist approach. The 19-year-old undergraduate bared her chest in her campaign to ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Larry the ratcatcher at Downing Street shows no interest in rodents

February 28th, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 28 (ANI): The newly appointed rat catcher at Number 10, Downing Street, is said to show no interest at all in rodents and is spending most of his time curled ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Book burning by Malaysian Indians sparks debate

January 19th, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 19 (IANS) Burning of copies of a book that refers to caste system among Malaysian Indians, allegedly by some Hindu groups, has triggered an animated debate.The point being ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Oz selectors can also chose tried and tested performers for the Ashes

October 24th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct. 24 (ANI): As the Australian side licks its wounds following the 2-0 Test loss to India, talk in Australia has focused on the future look of the team, with a ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Victoria is arrogant, vulgar, rude: Joan Rivers

February 24th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 24 (IANS) American comedienne Joan Rivers blasted Victoria Beckham saying she is nasty, rude and that she should go back to Britain. "Victoria Beckham is so nasty. Why doesn't she ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Joan Rivers tags Posh “vulgar” for flaunting her wealth

February 23rd, 2010 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 23 (ANI): Comic Joan Rivers has tagged Victoria Beckham "vulgar" for flaunting her wealth.The plastic surgery fan said the former Spice Girl should stop showing off her riches when ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Greenpeace urges young MPs to lead renewable energy revolution

May 21st, 2009 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) India's young MPs have been urged by NGO Greenpeace to lead a "renewable energy revolution and save the planet from the gravest danger it faces - ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Greenpeace urges young MPs to lead a renewable energy revolution

May 21st, 2009 - 7:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 21 (ANI): A day before the announcement of the cabinet, Greenpeace has urged the young Members of Parliament to stand up to the 21st century challenge of making ... Read more...

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Goa allies NCP and Congress bicker away

April 4th, 2009 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 4 (IANS) The Congress and ally Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) may have put up a consensus candidate for the North Goa parliamentary seat, but a war of words has already ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Gary Glitter makes PS100,000 from telly ad

October 29th, 2008 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 29 (ANI): English rocker Gary Glitter, convicted for sexual offences, stands to make 100,000 pounds after advertising chiefs used one of his songs for an ad.The ad, made for ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Terrorism, inflation mark UPA tenure: Jayalalitha

May 30th, 2008 - 1:13 am ICT by admin
Chennai, May 29 (IANS) "Unbridled inflation and equally unbridled acts of wanton terrorism" have marked the Manmohan Singh government's tenure, AIADMK chief J. Jayalalitha said Thursday. "The United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government's ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |