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Tibetan antelope population rises in China reserve


August 10th, 2012 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 9 (IANS) The population of endangered Tibetan antelope has increased to 120,000 in a China nature reserve due to better protection, a media report said Thursday.The Hoh Xil ... Read more...

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Four dead, over 40 injured in two blasts in Pakistan


June 21st, 2012 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 21 (IANS) At least four people were killed and 42 others injured in two separate blasts in Pakistan Thursday, Xinhua reported.Three people, including two children, were killed and ... Read more...

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Citta the elephant predicts Polish win over Russia


June 11th, 2012 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
Warsaw, June 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Poland will beat leaders Russia in their Euro 2012 Group A clash on Tuesday, at least according to Citta, a fortune-tellng elephant, local Polish ... Read more...

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Big B suffers hairline rib fracture


September 24th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) A minor accident on the sets of "Department" has left Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan with a hairline rib fracture and immense pain."There is a ... Read more...

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A donkey gets zebra’s stripes overnight


September 17th, 2011 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 17 (IANS) Pranksters spray-pained black and white stripes on a donkey in Britain. A caretaker was astonished when "a zebra came in for a feed in the morning ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Amazed my donkey remark caused a furore in India: Hussain


September 8th, 2011 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 8 (IANS) Former England cricket captain Nasser Hussain says he is amazed to learn that his "donkey" remark caused a furore in India."There are one or two donkeys" ... Read more...

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Lot of hard work to do in sub-continent: Swann


August 28th, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 28 (IANS) England spinner Graeme Swann admits he had a relatively easy summer, when India were whitewashed 4-0 in the Test series."If you take The Oval game out ... Read more...

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‘Winnie The Pooh’ is a masterpiece (IANS Movie Review)


August 13th, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Winnie The Pooh"; Voiceovers: John Cleese, Jim Cummings, Bud Luckey, Craig Ferguson, Jack Houlter; Directors: Stephen J. Anderson, Don Hall; Rating: ****1/2Today there's no limit to what a filmmaker can ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Cuban zoo reports birth of odd animal


July 8th, 2011 - 11:09 am ICT by IANS
Havana, July 8 (IANS/EFE) A Cuban zoo has reported the birth of an animal that is a cross between a donkey and a zebra, officials said.The "donkra" has features characteristic ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Cook answers his critics, says he was always good for ODIs


July 7th, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 7 (IANS) England's One-day International captain Alastair Cook, who answered his critics by smashing 95 runs off 75 balls in the team's ODI win over Sri Lanka ... Read more...

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Cook hits back at Atherton


June 28th, 2011 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 28 (IANS) England's cricket ODI captain Alastair Cook hit back at former skipper Michael Atherton after the latter criticised his batting style and fielding capabilities.Atherton described Cook "a ... Read more...

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Plan to cycle nude in China town thwarted


June 27th, 2011 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, June 27 (IANS) University students in China's Guangzhou town, who were preparing to cycle naked, were told by the police that they should either cover up or face jail.A ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Asses’ milk - latest in weight reduction armoury


May 27th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 27 (IANS) Asses' milk happened to be the secret lotion in Cleopatra's beauty armoury, but now scientists say its consumption could help you lose weight effectively, while ... Read more...

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Punish the corrupt - virtually!


April 24th, 2011 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) Are you fed up of the corruption around you and want to deal with it? Do you feel like hurling a shoe at the ... Read more...

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Pakistani barber tonsured, paraded on donkey


January 27th, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 27 (IANS) A barber in Pakistan's Punjab province was tonsured, his eyebrows and moustache shaved and he was paraded on a donkey - all because he refused to visit a ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Drunken US men caught riding horse, donkey have DWI charges dropped


January 13th, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
Texas, Jan 13 (ANI): Two men, who were arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated (DWI) after drunkenly riding a horse and a donkey down a crowded street in Austin, Texas, have ... Read more...

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Iraqi donkey in centre of three-way custody battle


December 22nd, 2010 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 22 (IANS) A donkey in Baghdad is in the centre of a custody battle involving a marine, now back in the US, a sheikh and an Iraqi family that has ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Camel King Lula Bell Falls On Crowd During Church Nativity Play


December 12th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A nativity play's rehearsal turned out to be quite unfortunate when a camel lost her balance while it was attempting to fold itself. The name of ... Read more...

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Winterfresh 2010 Has Been Extended For Two More Days


December 5th, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Winterfresh 2010 festival has been extended for two more days. It was initially supposed to be on December 3 in Los Angeles. But later on, ... Read more...

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Pak govt’s policies inviting martial law: Nawaz Sharif


November 10th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by ANI
Khairpur, Nov 10 (ANI): Democracy is a horse and martial law is a donkey, but due to the (horse's) poor policies, the donkey is coming, Pakistan Muslim League-N chief Nawaz Sharif ... Read more...

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Pompeii’s mystery horse is actually a donkey


November 4th, 2010 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
Pompeii, Nov 04 (ANI): The strange breed of 'horse' that was discovered in 2004, at Pompeii, was actually a donkey, Cambridge University researchers have found.In 2004 when academics unearthed skeletons found at ... Read more...

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Man killed by farmer in Portugal for having sex with donkey


October 30th, 2010 - 4:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 30 (ANI): A 68-year-old man was killed by a farmer because the former had sex with the latter's donkey.Police aid Jose Gomes Pinto, 55, slashed the Jamie Pires' throat with ... Read more...

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Man killed for having sex with donkey


October 30th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 30 (IANS) A 68-year-old man's throat was slit by a farmer in Portugal when he found out that the man had sex with his donkey, it was reported here.Jose Gomes ... Read more...

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NBC Prepares For Halloween With ‘Scared Shrekless’


October 29th, 2010 - 7:28 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Halloween themed holiday special on NBC was aired on October 28 at 8pm and it ensured that the Shrek fans are all happy. The nations ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Serbia using testicle-cooking competition to attract tourists


August 17th, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 17 (ANI): What whisky did to Scotland and cheese and chocolate did to Switzerland, tourism chiefs in Serbia are expecting that their annual testicle cooking competition would do the same ... Read more...

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Kenyan man says Devil made him have sex with donkey


July 29th, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 29 (ANI): A man in Kenya, who has been jailed for having sex with a donkey, has pleaded for leniency claiming that the Devil made him do it.Stephen Kipkemoi Rono, ... Read more...

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Donkey Cruelty: Russian Prosecutors Investigate Para-sailing Donkey Stunt


July 20th, 2010 - 11:55 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Russian authorities have decided to open a case against the employees of a leisure activities firm for a publicity stunt which they performed when a donkey was forced ... Read more...

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Russian authorities want to prosecute all those responsible for the ‘Parasailing Donkey’


July 20th, 2010 - 11:33 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Moscow, July 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Russian authorities might prosecute all those who were responsible for a donkey parasailing stunt on a Russian beach over the weekend.The animal parasailed high in the sky ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

UN: Fight elephants with pepper spray


July 20th, 2010 - 9:29 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Abidjan, July 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations has told farmers of particularly third world countries to try and use pepper spray and ... Read more...

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Parachuting donkey shocks Russian beachgoers


July 20th, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 20 (ANI): Russian entrepreneurs, who wished to attract beachgoers to their private beach, have been questioned over a promotional stunt that involved parachuting a donkey.The donkey, which was spotted soaring ... Read more...

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No more ‘Shrek’ for Cameron Diaz


July 2nd, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 2 (IANS) Hollywood actress Cameron Diaz has revealed that "Shrek Forever After" will be her last film as Princess Fiona. The 37-year-old actress admits it's heartbreaking for her to bid ... Read more...

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Antonio Banderas laughs off ’sex symbol’ tag


June 2nd, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 2 (ANI): Shrek star Antonio Banderas doesn't consider himself a sex symbol."I don't believe it. Come on!" The Daily Telegraph quoted Banderas as saying during an interview at a ... Read more...

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PDP leader sacked for vulgarity against Omar (Lead)


May 26th, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, May 26 (IANS) The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has expelled one of its leaders, A.K. Sawhney, for using vulgar language against Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah. But Sawhney claimed ... Read more...

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PDP expels leader for indecent act against Omar


May 26th, 2010 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, May 26 (IANS) The main opposition in Jammu and Kashmir, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has expelled one of its top leaders A.K. Sawhney for allegedly using "vulgar" language against Chief Minister ... Read more...

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66-year-old Brit jailed for sex offences against donkey, horse


May 25th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 25 (ANI): A 66-year-old man has been jailed for sex offences against a horse and a donkey.According to the Sun, Joseph Squires was sentenced to a total of 22 months, ... Read more...

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