Collapsed walker is Olympic hero

August 5th, 2012 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Russian walker who collapsed while chasing a medal at the Olympics is a true example of heroism, the head of the Russian Olympic ... Read more...

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Olympic athletics: Indian walker Irfan Thodi finishes impressive 10th

August 5th, 2012 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) Indian walker Irfan Kolothum Thodi put on an impressive performance here Saturday to finish 10th in the Olympic men's 20 km race walk with a national ... Read more...

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Zambia to play Zimbabwe in football friendly

July 18th, 2012 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Lusaka (Zambia), July 18 (IANS) Zambia will host neighbours Zimbabwe in an international football friendly next month to test the flood lights at its newly-built ultra modern stadium.The match, to ... Read more...

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Journalist kidnapped in Honduras

May 10th, 2012 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Tegucigalpa, May 10 (IANS/EFE) A journalist with HRN, one of Honduras' leading radio networks, was kidnapped here Wednesday while driving to work.Alfredo Villatoro was abducted around 4.45 a.m., HRN said ... Read more...

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Migrant wins legal battle over lottery ticket

March 13th, 2012 - 11:52 am ICT by IANS
Atlanta (US), March 13 (IANS/EFE) An undocumented immigrant living in Georgia who claimed that his boss stole a winning lottery ticket from him was declared by a jury to be ... Read more...

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Kidnapped Mexican singer found dead

February 13th, 2012 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
Monterrey (Mexico), Feb 13 (IANS/EFE) A singer who was kidnapped in northern Mexico's largest city Monterrey was found dead even though his family paid ransom for his release, officials said.Erick ... Read more...

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TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington has left AOL

September 13th, 2011 - 10:12 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Sept 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) AOL has announced that TechCrunch founder and editor Michael Arrington has left the company. In a statement which was released on Monday, AOL stated that Arrington is ... Read more...

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Security firms show off their wares in Mexico

April 14th, 2011 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, April 14 (IANS/EFE) Bullet-proof vests, garments that protect against knife attacks, anti-theft systems and armoured vehicles are among the products on display at a security fair here.Expo-Seguridad, the ... Read more...

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Briarhurst Manor Features On “Ghost Hunters”

October 29th, 2009 - 6:31 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Manitou Springs, Colorado, Oct. 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Briarhurst manor built by Dr. Bell back in 1874 was featured on 'Ghost Hunters' recently, to confirm if the rumors, about the ... Read more...

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Facebook gets celebrity-centred makeover

March 5th, 2009 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 5 (ANI): Keeping a track of celebrities and causes just got easier all thanks to Facebook.The popular social networking site has made changes to its services, which would soon ... Read more...

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Just like women, men are different when it comes to sex

April 16th, 2008 - 5:46 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 16 (ANI): What one man finds sexually desirous, another may not, finds a new study which turns on its head the theory that the same things tend to turn ... Read more...

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