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India at London Olympics (Schedule)


July 27th, 2012 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 24 (IANS) Eighty-one Indian athletes will take part in 13 sports at the London Olympics beginning Friday. The following is the schedule of their events:Archery: Even before ... Read more...

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Indian, Bangladeshis held in Malaysia (Lead)


June 25th, 2012 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, June 25 (IANS) Eighty-one illegal migrants, including an Indian, two Pakistanis and 33 Bangladeshis, have been detained in Malaysia.In a joint operation by 12 Malaysian government agencies, 81 illegal ... Read more...

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81 Mexicans die of swine flu


February 12th, 2012 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Feb 12 (IANS/EFE) Eighty-one people have so far died of swine flu in Mexico this year, while at least 3,522 have been infected with the virus, health officials ... Read more...

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America’s Got Talent: Season 6 Episode 10


July 6th, 2011 - 11:32 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) As last night's episode of 'America's Got Talent' kicked off, a group called 'Avery & The Calico Hearts' performed a Justin Bieber song. Considering the fact that these ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

81 percent turnout in sixth phase of J-K panchayat polls


May 4th, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by ANI
Jammu, May 4 (ANI): Around eighty one percent voters exercised their franchise during the sixth phase of the multi-phased panchayat elections in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday.The polling was held in nine ... Read more...

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India should support global ban on endosulphan: Congress


April 19th, 2011 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, April 19 (IANS) The Congress party in Kerala has urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to ensure that India supports the global ban on endosulphan at the Stockholm Convention ... Read more...

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5 in10 Americans think Obama does not deserve second term: Quinnipiac Poll


March 31st, 2011 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar. 31 (ANI): Half of Americans taking part in a Quinnipiac Poll don't believe President Obama deserves a second term, while 41 percent or nearly four in 10 think ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Air travellers are paragons of politeness: Study


December 22nd, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 22 (ANI): It looks like air rage stories are nothing but a myth, for travellers portrayed themselves as paragons of politeness in a new study.In an anonymous survey of over ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi Hotel Erects $11M Christmas Tree


December 17th, 2010 - 10:43 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Dec 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Despite the controversy in America over the political correctness of the Christmas Holiday Season, Christmas has arrived, with it's correct name, in luxurious style, in the ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

81pc of hospital patients at high risk for obstructive sleep apnea


November 2nd, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 2 (ANI): A Loyola University Health System study has found that eighty-one percent of hospital patients are at high risk for obstructive sleep apnea.The findings suggest that hospitals should consider ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Americans sees Gulf oil spill as a major environmental disaster


June 8th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 8 (ANI): Americans overwhelmingly see the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico as a major environmental disaster, and most want the federal government to pursue criminal charges against BP ... Read more...

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Emu rearing venture picking up in Manipur


March 10th, 2010 - 10:36 pm ICT by ANI
By L.C.K SinghImphal, Mar 10 (ANI): For the first time in the Northeast region rearing of poultry Emu birds on commercial basis has been taken up by farmers in Manipur.Emu rearing ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Aussies worry most about weight when it comes to bedroom performance


January 11th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 11 (ANI): A new survey has revealed that Aussies are under constant pressure to stay thin, as they believe excess weight seriously impacts their sex lives.The research has shown that ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Only 14 percent of rural job scheme’s target met


December 15th, 2009 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) Admitting to huge slippages in its flagship rural jobs scheme, the government informed parliament Tuesday that only 14 percent of its target of providing 100 days of ... Read more...

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Rs.7 cr siphoned off from rural jobs scheme


December 8th, 2009 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) Only Rs.7 crore has been siphoned off from a flagship rural jobs scheme, the government informed parliament Tuesday, denying that 40 percent of its outlay had found ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Children’s lives online giving parents nightmares


November 22nd, 2009 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 22 (ANI): Parents across the United States have a wide range of concerns about the safety of their children's lives online, according to a new report.Eighty-one percent of parents ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Exercise-linked irregular heartbeats not risky for healthy older adults


November 17th, 2009 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 17 (ANI): A new study has suggested that healthy, older adults free of heart disease need not fear that bouts of rapid, irregular heartbeats brought on by vigorous exercise might ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Britons keep 90m unused phone handsets at home!


September 14th, 2009 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 14 (ANI): Britons keep almost 90 million unused phone handsets at home after they upgrade to new models, according to a countrywide survey.The research revealed that 52 per cent keep ... Read more...

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Sensex loses way, plummets 253 points (Roundup)


July 10th, 2009 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) The downtrend at the Indian equities markets continued Friday, with a key index losing its way towards closing bell after rising more than 140 points to end ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Probe hints at ‘political’ angle in border guards’ mutiny


May 28th, 2009 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, May 28 (IANS) The Bangladesh government's probe into the mutiny by its border guards in February hints at a `political' angle, but makes no mention of foreign involvement or militant links ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

CBSE Class XII results declared


May 22nd, 2009 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 22 (ANI): The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) announced the results of Class XII examinations for Delhi, Guwahati and Allahabad zones on Friday where eighty-one per cent students ... Read more...

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‘Bangla border guards’ ammunition may reach Indian militants’ (Lead, superseding earlier story)


April 28th, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, April 28 (IANS) A former chief of the Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) has said the ammunition and explosives that went missing during the troopers' mutiny could have been smuggled to militant ... Read more...

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Dhaka worried BDR ammunition could reach militants in India


April 28th, 2009 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, April 28 (IANS) A former chief of the Bangladesh Rifle (BDR) has said the ammunition and explosives that went missing during the troopers' mutiny could have been smuggled to militant ... Read more...

Posted in World |

BNP wants Dhaka to get court order for Zia’s eviction


April 22nd, 2009 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, April 22 (IANS) Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) has demanded that the Sheikh Hasina government secure a court order before enforcing a notice to evict their chief and former prime minister ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

List of Britains 10 worst hotels courtesy peeved travellers


March 3rd, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 3 (ANI): Peeved travellers have voted Britains 10 worst hotels in an online forum.The list, compiled by travel site TripAdvisor.com, was based on the rankings provided by guests, who ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Anti-social behaviour in girls triggers depression in adolescence


February 18th, 2009 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 18 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Washington have found that anti-social behaviour among girls and anxiety among both sexes triggers depression in early adolescence."Anti-social behaviour has typically ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Anti-social behaviour among girls triggers depression in adolescence


February 18th, 2009 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 18 (IANS) Anti-social behaviour among girls and anxiety among both boys and girls of first and second grade brought on depression in early adolescence. "Anti-social behaviour has typically been viewed ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Sleeping to relieve tension-induced headaches may lead to chronic insomnia


February 16th, 2009 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 16 (ANI): A new study by researchers at Rush University Medical Center has revealed that using sleep or napping to cope with chronic pain caused by tension-type headaches could ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Support for Obamas stimulus package dipping


February 6th, 2009 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.6 (ANI): A little over 50 percent of Americans approve of President Obama''s 800 billion-dollar-plus package to stimulate the economy, a new CBS News poll finds. But support for the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Americans say financial crisis poses a greater threat than terrorism


October 11th, 2008 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
Eugene (Oregon US), Oct.11 (ANI): Eighty-one percent of Americans surveyed in a national poll agree that the financial crisis "poses a greater threat to the quality of life than does the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Gulf residents can see lunar eclipse Aug 16


August 13th, 2008 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Aug 13 (IANS) People in the Gulf will be able to witness a partial lunar eclipse Saturday evening. The partial lunar eclipse occurs when a portion of moon passes through ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Northeast dance festival comes to Kerala


February 17th, 2008 - 1:34 am ICT by admin
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 9 (IANS) Kerala will soon get a taste of northeastern culture as it prepares to host a dance festival that brings together 800 artists from the various northeastern states. The ... Read more...

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Most Pakistanis want madrassas reformed: USIP poll


January 8th, 2008 - 1:40 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Jan 8 (ANI): A majority of the Pakistani supports government reform of madrassas, which are being blamed for the spread of Islamist militancy.Funded by the US Institute of Peace (USIP), ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Over 50 percent of Brits say migrants are putting strain on essential services


November 14th, 2007 - 10:38 am ICT by admin
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