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Google buys Instagram rival Snapseed


September 18th, 2012 - 11:01 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 18 (IANS) Following social networking site Facebook's purchase of photo-sharing app Instagram, Google has announced the acquisition of Nik Software, maker of the popular Snapseed photo editing and ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Concert promoters termed MJ ‘emotionally paralyzed mess’


September 3rd, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 3 (IANS) The promoters of Michael Jackson's This Is It show have reportedly described the late pop icon as "an emotionally paralyzed mess" who was "scared ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Santos rejects Sao Paulo bid for Ganso


August 22nd, 2012 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 22 (IANS) Santos confirmed it had rejected a five-million-dollar offer from Sao Paulo for Brazil international midfielder Paulo Henrique Ganso.Santos said in a statement on its ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Act against fraud SMSes, says BJP


August 19th, 2012 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) BJP leader Vijay Jolly has urged Delhi Police to act against people sending SMSes regarding spurious lottery wins to unsuspecting mobile subscribers."Such false, fraud ... Read more...

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Non-life insurers need to be prudent in underwriting risks: GIC


August 18th, 2012 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 18 (IANS) Indian non-life insurers should be careful while underwriting risks as the non-life insurance market is on a high growth path and needs additional capital to ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Amanda Bynes involved in hit and run case


August 6th, 2012 - 7:26 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
San Fernando, Aug 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Amanda Bynes is being accused of yet another hit and run case. She is being said to have hit a woman’s car from the back and ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Playboy shoot ‘freaked out’ Daisy Lowe


August 3rd, 2012 - 6:53 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS) British model Daisy Lowe had readily posed nude for a 2011 edition of adult magazine Playboy, but she admits she became nervous the first time she ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Sibal launches anti-ragging portal


July 26th, 2012 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) Human Resource Development Minister Kapil Sibal Thursday launched a round-the-clock anti-ragging website and helpline for reporting cases of ragging.The portal has been created by the ... Read more...

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Google buys email management software provider


July 21st, 2012 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, July 21 (IANS) Google has acquired Sparrow, a provider of email management software for Apple's platforms, Sparrow announced."Now we're joining the Gmail team to accomplish a bigger vision ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Kunis wants to have children


July 20th, 2012 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 20 (IANS) Actress Mila Kunis says her own five-year plan is to step away from work, settle down and have children."In five years, I do hope to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Adele declines Winehouse tribute show


July 20th, 2012 - 2:54 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 20 (IANS) Singer Adele has turned down an offer to perform in an Amy Winehouse tribute show as she still had not come to terms with ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Taliban kill nine policemen in Lahore (Second Lead)


July 12th, 2012 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 12 (IANS) Nine policemen were shot dead by Taliban militants Thursday in Pakistan's Lahore city while they were asleep in a building.The attackers came on three motorcycles ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Vanessa Hojda attaches Nicolas Cage’s photograph instead her of her resume for a job


July 10th, 2012 - 8:09 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
York, July 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Vanessa Hojda was applying for a job of an administrative assistant at the York University and in this regard she emailed the officials. She wrote in her ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

WikiLeaks releases 2.4 mn e-mails on Syria


July 5th, 2012 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Whistle-blowing website WikiLeaks said Thursday it has begun publishing more than 2.4 million e-mails from Syrian officials, government ministries and companies between August 2006 and ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Renault-Nissan’s Indian plant to cater to Danone’s mega order


July 5th, 2012 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 5 (IANS) The Indian plant of Franco-Japanese Renault-Nissan Alliance will also cater to the 15,000 vehicle ordered by French food company Danone for its operations spread across 25 ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Sexting teenagers more likely to have sex


July 4th, 2012 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 4 (IANS) Beware parents! Teenagers are sexting nude pictures of themselves far more than previously thought, as a study in seven US schools has revealed nearly a third ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Nasty email about boss costs an employee $10,000


June 20th, 2012 - 8:46 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Queensland, June 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A female employee was so unhappy with her boss that she wrote a scathing email about him and sent it to her colleagues.The woman in question is ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Swedish embassy to hold photography competition


June 18th, 2012 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) The embassy of Sweden here has invited entries for a photo competition to celebrate Sweden-India bilateral ties, an official said Monday.The photo competition "Swedish ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Facebook to ask users phone details


June 15th, 2012 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 15 (IANS) Facebook will ask its more than 900 million users to provide it with their mobile phone numbers, Daily Mail reported Friday.The move is part of ... Read more...

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Canadian killer warned British tabloid in email sent from Holland


June 2nd, 2012 - 3:42 am ICT by BNO News
OTTAWA, ONTARIO (BNO NEWS) -- A Canadian man suspected of killing a man and mailing parts of his victim's body to the headquarters of political parties in Ottawa is believed to have ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Now send email to your future self


May 26th, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 26 (IANS) A website lets you send "time capsule" emails to your future self.Futureme.org works like a simple webmail service, but lets you specify the date when the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Mendes’ mom her best fashion critic


May 22nd, 2012 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 22 (IANS) Actress Eva Mendes says her mother is her biggest fashion critic.The 38-year-old says she rarely puts a foot wrong when it comes to style as ... Read more...

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‘Smartphones can be a boon for visually impaired’


May 17th, 2012 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 17 (IANS) iPhones and other smartphones can be a boon to those with low visions, but few doctors are recommending them to patients, according to a new study. ... Read more...

Posted in World |

UP gears up for Kumbh Mela 2013


May 14th, 2012 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 14 (IANS) Gearing up for the Kumbh Mela being held in Allahabad next year, the Uttar Pradesh government has said that preparations will be reviewed every fortnight.At a ... Read more...

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ULFA opposes PM visit, calls shutdown


April 10th, 2012 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, April 10 (IANS) The anti-talk faction of the United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) has called a dawn-to-dusk Assam shutdown on April 20 to protest the visit of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Blast in Assam refinery, ULFA claims responsibility


April 7th, 2012 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, April 7 (IANS) An explosion rocked a refinery in Assam Saturday evening. No casualties have been reported so far, police said.The banned United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) has ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Man contacts M15 to get estranged wife arrested


April 5th, 2012 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 5 (IANS) A man who tried to get his estranged wife arrested by emailing MI5 and claiming she had planted a bomb at a school was jailed for ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Murdoch’s Sky News admits hacking emails


April 5th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 5 (IANS) Rupert Murdoch's Sky News channel has admitted to hacking emails by authorising its reporters on at least two occasions.The potentially embarrassing revelation can further dent the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Global paper consumption increased by half since 1980


April 5th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 5 (IANS) Global paper consumption since 1980 has gone up by almost half, although communication today is mostly by email and text, online statements and by fax, a ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

British government to monitor calls, email


April 4th, 2012 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 4 (IANS) Insisting that there are "significant gaps" in the British security, the government has defended its plans to allow the monitoring of phone calls, email and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Email forces Cameron to reshoot ‘Titanic’ 3D scene


April 2nd, 2012 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 2 (IANS) James Cameron reshot a scene of his "Titanic" 3D venture after an astronomer pointed out that the stars were in the wrong place as the ship ... Read more...

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Schalke offers Raul new contract


March 2nd, 2012 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, March 2 (IANS) German first division football club Schalke 04 have offered veteran Spanish striker Raul a new contract, said Schalke's director of sport Horst Heldt.As Heldt and Raul's ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

US judge apologises over racist Obama email


March 2nd, 2012 - 11:12 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 2 (IANS) A judge in a US state has apologised after forwarding an email to friends that contained a joke deemed racist and involved President Barack Obama's ... Read more...

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Mail containing suspicious powder sent to US Congress


February 23rd, 2012 - 6:12 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 23 (IANS) Two officials of the US Congress have received letters that contained a "suspicious powdery substance", following which officials sent out a warning cautioning other staffers to ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Arrested Sun journalists can return to work


February 17th, 2012 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 17 (IANS) News Corporation chairman Rupert Murdoch has said that suspensions had been lifted on Sun newspaper employees arrested over allegations of payments to police officers, The Telegraph ... Read more...

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