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Diver keeps Mexico City’s sewage flowing


August 24th, 2012 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Aug 24 (IANS/EFE) Julio Cesar Cu Camara has turned his diving hobby into an extreme job, keeping Mexico City's vast sewerage system flowing for 29 years."I'm the only ... Read more...

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Olympic diving: Chinese divers eye 1-2 finish in women’s springboard


August 5th, 2012 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) China's Olympic diving champion He Zi said she hopes to join hands with favourite Wu Minxia to sweep gold and silver in women's 3m springboard final ... Read more...

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China grabs third diving gold at London Olympics


July 31st, 2012 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 31 (IANS) Chinese duo Chen Ruolin and Wang Hao captured gold in women's 10m platform synchro at London Olympics Tuesday, adding the third gold to the diving powerhouse.Chen ... Read more...

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Mexican diving duo eye gold at Olympics


July 23rd, 2012 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 23 (IANS) Mexican diver Ivan Garcia believes he and his partner German Sanchez can overcome the Chinese challenge to take the gold medal in the 10-metre platform synchronized ... Read more...

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China deep-sea submersible sets diving record


June 17th, 2012 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 17 (IANS) A manned Chinese submersible with three divers on board was raised to the surface after setting the country's deep-sea diving record of more than 6,000 meters ... Read more...

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‘Blood Money’: Bhatts’ recycled morality tale disappoints (IANS Hindi Film Review)


March 31st, 2012 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
Film: "Blood Money"; Starring: Kunal Kemmu, Amrita Puri, Manish Chaoudhary, Sunil SickandDirected: by Vishal Mahadkar; Rating: * 1/2It would take the Bhatts, those grand-masters of morality tales, a very long time ... Read more...

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James Cameron dives to deepest point of ocean


March 26th, 2012 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 26 (IANS) "Titanic" and "Avatar" director James Cameron succeeded in reaching the depth of the Mariana Trench Sunday, becoming the first person in the world to ... Read more...

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China tests manned submarine


July 31st, 2011 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 31 (IANS) China has successfully tested its manned submarine in the Pacific Ocean, a government statement said.Saturday's mission - the last of four test dives that began July ... Read more...

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Barca well protected, claims Real Madrid’s Ronaldo


May 4th, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 4 (ANI): Manchester United will face Barcelona in the Champions League final only if Alex Ferguson's side manages to defeat Schalke FC tonight.The Sun quoted Cristianao Ronaldo as saying: ... Read more...

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Movie on William, Kate termed the worst-ever


April 14th, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 14 (IANS) A movie about the British royal couple, Prince William and Kate Middleton, has been termed by film critics as the "naffest ever made".Critics have criticised ... Read more...

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UK tycoon Branson to explore ocean’s deepest parts


April 6th, 2011 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 6 (ANI): British business tycoon Sir Richard Branson has revealed plans to dive to the deepest parts of the world's oceans in a single-person submarine.The entrepreneur and explorer would ... Read more...

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Gayle, Pollard power West Indies to 330/8 (Lead)


February 28th, 2011 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
By Pragya Tiwari New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) The West Indies top order fired against a blunt Netherlands attack and rustled up a massive 330 for eight in their World Cup Group B ... Read more...

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Navy’s diving salvage exercise begins near Port Blair


January 5th, 2011 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 5 (ANI): Indian naval divers on Wednesday began joint exercises with their American counterparts off Port Blair in the Andaman Sea.The Indian Navy's survey ship INS Nireekshak, and ... Read more...

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India, US navy exercise to begin Wednesday


January 4th, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) Indian and US navy divers will learn salvage techniques from each other during an eight-day joint exercise beginning Wednesday in the Andaman Sea off Port Blair.The Indian ... Read more...

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The secret behind blue whales’ enormous appetite


December 9th, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 9 (ANI): Scientists from the University of British Columbia, Canada, have found that blue whales take in 90 times as much energy as they burn during a single dive.Analysing the ... Read more...

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Man fined for acrobatic dives in Italian fountain


November 17th, 2010 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Rome, Nov 17 (IANs/AKI) A homeless Romanian, dubbed 'Attila the Hun', was fined 160 euros by police after he staged a spectacular diving display in Rome's famous 17th-century Trevi fountain.The Romanian ... Read more...

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Bigg Boss 4 Day 23: Contestants boycott Dolly & then Dolly takes her sweet revenge


October 28th, 2010 - 1:34 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Mumbai, Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Dolly the vamp is having a whale of the time in the Bigg Boss house. Single handedly she has managed to shake up the entire ... Read more...

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Diving champ Daley rules himself out of race at Youth Games


August 21st, 2010 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Aug 21 (DPA) British diving world champion Tom Daley doesn't like his chances of being in the running for a medal for the 3-metre springboard at the Singapore Youth Olympic Games ... Read more...

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Rookie go searching for a missing girl


August 20th, 2010 - 11:39 pm ICT by admin
By Anita ThomasWhile Chris and Gail are discussing their relationship a speeding red truck dives by them as they are monitoring a speed trap set up by the force. They radio ... Read more...

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US Reverend on mission to eat at every restaurant in New Orleans


August 17th, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 17 (ANI): A Reverend in the US has announced his goal to eat at every restaurant in New Orleans.Rev. Ray Fortier Cannata had arrived in New Orleans in 2005 to ... Read more...

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Ultimate millionaire’s toy boat ‘built like a shark to jump 12 feet into air’


August 17th, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 17(ANI): A boat built by American company Innespace, resembling a great white shark which can roll from side to side and jump 12 feet into the air, is being dubbed ... Read more...

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Sensex dives in late trade, closes 37 points down (Lead)


August 5th, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 5 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities slipped during the last session of trade Thursday to end 37 points lower than its previous close. The 30-scrip sensitive index ... Read more...

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Bill Murray dives into a dumpster pool for David Letterman’s show


July 23rd, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bill Murray made an unforgettable entrance when he appeared as a guest on David Letterman's Late Show last night.As usual the comedian was trying to ... Read more...

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Bill Murray Dives Into Dumpster On “Late Show With David Letterman”


July 23rd, 2010 - 7:42 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) CBS late night chat show "Late Show with David Letterman" has always been associated with high power entertainment that somehow or the other always manages to ... Read more...

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Divers trying to uncover mysteries of sacred Maya pools


July 23rd, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 23 (ANI): A team of divers mapping some of the 25 freshwater pools of Cara Blanca, Belize, has found fossilized animal remains, bits of pottery and - in the largest ... Read more...

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World Cup referee Webb praised After ‘Ugly’ Final


July 12th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 12 (ANI): English World Cup referee Howard Webb has been praised after brandishing a record 14 yellow cards and one red in the final.The Yorkshireman was at the centre of ... Read more...

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Study shows crocs dive less in warmer waters


July 7th, 2010 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 7 (ANI): A study on the diving behaviour of freshwater crocodiles (Crocodylus johnstoni) has shown that they dive less in warmer waters.A team led by Dr Hamish Campbell, from the ... Read more...

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Noble sets Oz freediving “no limits” record at 105 metres


July 4th, 2010 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, July 4(ANI): Freediver Ben Noble has become the first Australian to dive deeper than 100 metres without an oxygen tank.Noble plunged to 105 metres at the Mediterranean Freediving World Cup in ... Read more...

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Furious Dutch coach says Melo’s ’stamping’ “shame for Brazilian football’


July 3rd, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town, July 3(ANI): Netherlands coach Bert van Marwijk has dismissed Brazil defender Felipe Melo's claims that Arjen Robben had provoked him into a stamp during Fridays' World Cup quarterfinal between the ... Read more...

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Old Spice pitchman is now advertising the product on a motorcycle


June 30th, 2010 - 10:24 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Cincinnati, Jun 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Moving with the times, now the Old Spice pitchman is advertising the product on a motorcycle. The Old Spice model is none other than the ex-football player ... Read more...

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Anderson Cooper Dives Into Shark Infested Waters On CBS “60 Minutes”


June 7th, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by GD
CBS "60 Minutes" aired "The Sharkman" on June 6 which showed Mike Rutzen and Anderson Cooper diving into the shark infected waters without any protection.Reportedly the white sharks which fills ... Read more...

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Filmmaker Kunal Kohli now a certified diver


April 12th, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) Filmmaker Kunal Kohli, who has hit movies like "Hum Tum" and "Fanaa" to his credit, is now a certified diver. "I am now a certified diver. Completed ... Read more...

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The science behind saving penalty kicks revealed


April 7th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, April 7 (ANI): Footie fans may love to watch the goalie make spectacular dives to win the game for his team but goalkeepers would actually save more goals if they stood ... Read more...

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Here’s why goalkeepers make spectacular dives during penalty shoot-outs


April 7th, 2010 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, April 7 (ANI): Football goalies often make the most spectacular dives during a penalty shoot-out because of peer pressure, a research has found.Researchers watched hundreds of penalty shoot-outs only to conclude ... Read more...

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Chile Earthquake Shortens Day, Shifts Axis


March 3rd, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Washington, Mar 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The massive earthquake that hit Chile on Saturday seem to have had some permanent effects on the earth. The days have become shorter, although the ... Read more...

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