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India face South Africa in ICC Champions Trophy opener


August 21st, 2012 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 21 (IANS) India will face South Africa in the opening match of the ICC Champions Trophy in Cardiff, June 6.India and South Africa are in Group B along ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Israel preparing to attack Iran: Report


August 17th, 2012 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 17 (IANS) Israel is preparing for a ground attack on Iran before Christmas, after conducting commando dry runs in the Iraq desert, a media report said.Top military officials ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Government wants 2G auction deadline extended to November


August 7th, 2012 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) The government will file an application in the Supreme Court seeking an extension of the the deadline for the auction of 2G spectrum, Communications ... Read more...

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China to launch spacecraft for manned space docking


June 9th, 2012 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 9 (IANS) China will launch a spacecraft in mid-June to carry out the country's first manned space docking mission with an orbiting space lab module, a spokesperson said ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Japan intervened 5 times in foreign exchange market in Q4


February 7th, 2012 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Feb 7 (IANS) The Japanese government carried out five rounds of interventions into the foreign exchange market in the last three months of 2011, spending about 9.09 trillion yen ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Brazil seeking $10 bn from Chevron for oil spill


December 16th, 2011 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Dec 16 (IANS/EFE) Brazilian federal prosecutors are seeking 20 billion reais (some $10 billion) in damages from US oil supermajor Chevron and Swiss-based Transocean for an oil ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Punjab, Chandigarh college teachers on strike again


December 13th, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 13 (IANS) Hundreds of teachers of private colleges across Punjab and Chandigarh went on a three-day strike Tuesday to protest the state government's failure to implement their demands, ... Read more...

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Strike paralyses teaching in Punjab, Chandigarh colleges


November 30th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 30 (IANS) With hundreds of teachers in nearly 170 private colleges across Punjab and in Chandigarh going on strike Wednesday, classes were affected in these institutions.Punjab and Chandigarh ... Read more...

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Brazil to impose more fines on Chevron for oil spill


November 30th, 2011 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Rio De Janeiro, Nov 30 (IANS) Brazil's environment protection agency Ibama said Tuesday that US oil giant Chevron may be fined an additional 60 million reais ($32.6 million) for the ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Punjab, Chandigarh colleges to remain shut Wednesday


November 28th, 2011 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 28 (IANS) Nearly 170 private colleges across Punjab and in Chandigarh will remain shut Wednesday following a 'college bandh' call of a teachers' union.The strike call was given ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Petrol prices lowered by Rs.1.85 per litre


November 15th, 2011 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) India's fuel retailers Tuesday cut petrol prices by Rs.1.85 per litre, excluding state taxes and levies, which should make its price cheaper by Rs.2.22 per ... Read more...

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Are you ready for your date with 11.11.11?


November 10th, 2011 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) Thousands of weddings, hospital rooms fully booked for deliveries and many lining up to start a new venture - a lot more is waiting to ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Rekindling the magic of Kashmir’s saffron tale


November 7th, 2011 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Pampore (Kashmir), Nov 7 (IANS) Saffron fields are aglow with their priceless purple blooms, bringing a whiff of a 500-year-old romance between a royal horseman and a wandering beauty that ... Read more...

Posted in National |

US presidential candidate accused of sexual harassment


October 31st, 2011 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 31 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Two US women have complained of "inappropriate behaviour" from Herman Cain, a presidential Republican frontrunner, the Politico newspaper said Monday.Cain, 65, who has been leading ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

China to launch spacecraft


October 26th, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 26 (IANS) China will launch a spacecraft that will perform the country's first docking with a space lab module.The country will launch the Shenzhou-8 spacecraft in early November ... Read more...

Posted in World |

China to launch space laboratory


September 28th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 28 (IANS) China will launch its first space laboratory module Thursday, a step which will pave the way for its own space station, China Daily reported.The unmanned -- ... Read more...

Posted in World |

China to launch eight Antarctic, Arctic expeditions


September 25th, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Sep 25 (IANS) China plans to launch five Antarctic research expeditions and another three to the Arctic from 2011 to 2015, said an official Sunday.China will launch the 28th ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Penelope Cruz to begin filming in Sarajevo


September 12th, 2011 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
Sarajevo, Sep 12 (IANS/EFE) Spanish actress Penelope Cruz, her husband, Javier Bardem, and their son, Leo, are in Sarajevo, where she will begin filming "Venuto al Mondo", Bosnian media reported.The ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

India, China to hold 15th round of boundary talks


August 30th, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) India and China will focus on firming up a framework for resolving their decades-old boundary dispute during the 15th round of boundary talks between their ... Read more...

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New nameplate reflects Writers’ Buildings’ historic change


May 21st, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 21 (IANS) For the first time in over 10 years, the nameplate outside the high profile chamber in the historic Writers' Buildings - the seat of power ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Malaysian man raped underage daughter in front of mum, jailed for 80yrs


February 3rd, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Feb 3 (ANI): A father of nine was sentenced to 80 years in jail and ordered to be whipped 40 times for raping his underage daughter in front of his ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

No clear leader between Obama, Republicans: poll


January 18th, 2011 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 18 (IANS) Ahead of a crucial vote in Congress, a new Gallup poll suggests that Americans are not clear who should have more influence over the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Chidambaram to visit Jammu and Kashmir


January 8th, 2011 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 8 (IANS) Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram will visit Jammu and Kashmir soon to undertake a review of the situation there, an official said Saturday."The visit may take place ... Read more...

Posted in National |

CII resents US protectionist steps burdening Indian firms


January 5th, 2011 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore/New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) India Inc Wednesday slammed the US administration for burdening Indian firms with protectionist measures to raise funds for compensating victims of 9/11 terrorist attacks.Referring to the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

iPhone Alarms Not Woking, Apple’s Representative Promises To Fix It


January 3rd, 2011 - 9:19 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Many iPhone users have complained that their alarms did not work on January 1 and as a result people woke up from their sleep late and ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

Hotmail users complain of missing e-mails


January 2nd, 2011 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 2 (IANS) Web giant MSN is facing a barrage of complaints from Hotmail users who claim that some e-mails have been deleted from their accounts. A number of users resorted ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Harris considered retiring from cricket


December 23rd, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 23 (ANI): Australian fast bowling sensation Ryan Harris, who took nine wickets in the Perth Test, has admitted that he considered retiring from first-class cricket on the eve of the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Ecopetrol makes new oil find in Colombia


December 15th, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, Dec 15 (IANS/EFE) State-owned Empresa Colombiana de Petroleos, or Ecopetrol, said it found oil at a new well in central Colombia, raising the number of new petroleum discoveries this year to ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Toyota recalls nearly 100,000 U.S. vehicles over braking concerns


December 14th, 2010 - 12:57 am ICT by BNO News
TORRANCE, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Toyota on Monday announced it is initiating a voluntary safety recall of nearly 100,000 vehicles in the United States to replace the car's stop lamp switch bracket.The ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Over 8 in 10 trash Japanese Cabinet’s performance: poll


December 6th, 2010 - 7:53 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Dec 6 (ANI): Public support for Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan's Cabinet declined to 25 percent, marking its lowest level since June when it was appinted, according a Yomiuri Shimbun newspaper ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Chanel Iman Sports Bubbly Wing


December 2nd, 2010 - 2:52 am ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Victoria Secret Fashion Show made the headlines for more than one reason after it aired on CBS on November 30. The show was taped in early ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

BlackBerry stock jumps 5.4 percent as investors return


December 1st, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Dec 1 (IANS) Aggressive market posturing by the BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) after its recent tit-for-tat salvos with Apple seems to have fired the company's fortunes in ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

One of Jupiter’s stripes that faded out making a comeback


November 25th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 25 (ANI): New NASA images show that one of Jupiter's dark brown stripes that 'disappeared' last spring is now showing signs of a comeback.These new observations will help scientists ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Iran charges two German journalists with spying over Ashtiani case


November 16th, 2010 - 10:05 pm ICT by BNO News
TEHRAN, IRAN (BNO NEWS) --The two German journalists that were arrested for interviewing the son of Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani, whose death sentence has been pending, have been charged with spying against Iran, ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Haiti cholera toll rises to 500


November 7th, 2010 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Nov 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least 500 people have died of cholera in Haiti, the health ministry said.Over 7,300 people are believed to have been infected with Vibrio Cholerae, which ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

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