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Pregnant teen with cancer spurs abortion debate


July 24th, 2012 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
Santo Domingo, July 24 (IANS/EFE) The plight of a pregnant teenager suffering from acute leukaemia stirred up anew Monday the controversy over abortion, which is barred by the Dominican Republic ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Rahman performs at Oscars again


February 27th, 2012 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 27 (IANS) Indian composer A.R. Rahman performed at the 84th Academy Awards here as part of the Oscar band in his third performance at the prestigious ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Spanish actor enjoys role as scoundrel


September 29th, 2011 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
Miami, Sep 29 (IANS/EFE) Spanish actor Marco De Paula confesses that, although he has played other roles during his career, the characters he enjoys most are those who are scoundrels, ... Read more...

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Justin Bieber ‘disappointed’ by Grammy snub


February 15th, 2011 - 6:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 15 (ANI): Teen sensation Justin Bieber has revealed that he is "disappointed" and "upset" after missing out on a Grammy Award on Sunday night.The 'Baby' hitmaker was nominated for the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

List of top winners of 2011 Grammy Awards


February 14th, 2011 - 7:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 14 (ANI): A list of some of the top winners of the 2011 Grammy Awards includes Record of the Year which was awarded to Lady Antebellum for 'Need You ... Read more...

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Angry Bieber fans attack Spalding’s online profile after Grammy upset


February 14th, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 14 (ANI): After Justin Bieber missed the Grammy Award for Best New Artist to Esperanza Spalding, his furious fans attacked an online biography about the jazz performer on Sunday.The little-known ... Read more...

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Dominican pastor booked for molesting 30 kids


September 17th, 2010 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
Santiago (Dominican Republic), Sep 17 (IANS/EFE) A pastor has been booked for molesting 30 children and teenagers in this city of the Dominican Republic. Parents of the affected children Thursday lodged complaints against ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Trapped Chilean miner is blessed with a daughter


September 15th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Santiago, Sep 15 (IANS/EFE) One of the 33 miners trapped in a Chilean mine since Aug 5 has been blessed with a daughter after his wife gave birth to their child in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Miners’ rescue will take months, says Chile


August 24th, 2010 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Santiago, Aug 24 (IANS/EFE) The 33 miners who have survived nearly three weeks after a cave-in at a gold and copper mine in northern Chile will have to hold out another three ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Paraguayan president diagnosed with cancer


August 7th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Asuncion (Paraguay), Aug 7 (IANS/EFE) Paraguayan President Fernando Lugo has been diagnosed with malignant lymphoma, his doctors have said. Lugo, 59, will travel to Brazil Tuesday for more tests, Health Minister Esperanza Martinez ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Arizona school shooting leaves three injured


January 8th, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by BNO News
PHOENIX, ARIZONA (BNO NEWS) – Police officers responded to a school shooting in Phoenix, Arizona Thursday afternoon that left three people injured and led to the arrest of a sixteen year old ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Spanish ‘miscarriage man’ vows to become pregnant again


September 29th, 2009 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 29 (ANI): The world's first man to be pregnant with twins has vowed he will have children after suffering a miscarriage.Spaniard Ruben Noe Coronado, 26, who was born a woman ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Haitian kills Dominican for selling him dog meat


September 3rd, 2009 - 6:18 am ICT by IANS
Santiago (Dominican Republic), Sep 3 (EFE) An illegal Haitian immigrant beat a Dominican man to death with a pick for supposedly selling him dog meat instead of goat meat, police said. Jose Pie ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hindus urge President Obama to visit Hindu temple also in case of rotation of churches


July 7th, 2009 - 5:31 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Hindus urged US President Barack Obama to put a Hindu temple also on his list, if possible, in case he decided to attend a number of different churches in rotation.Hindu statesman Rajan ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Hindus urge Obama to visit Hindu temple also in case of rotation of churches


July 7th, 2009 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada, July 7 (ANI): Hindus urged US President Barack Obama to put a Hindu temple also on his list, if possible, in case he decided to attend a number of different ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Rare turtle travels 7,000 km to breed!


June 19th, 2009 - 9:03 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 19 (IANS) How could a contemporary of the great dinosaurs survive to this day? A rare leatherback turtle, which has existed since the time of the dinosaurs, has been found to ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Spanish transsexual man to give birth to twins


March 22nd, 2009 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 22 (ANI): A 25-year-old Spanish man who was born a woman is pregnant with twins.Ruben Noe Coronado interrupted the process of changing genders to preserve the female reproductive organs ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Tara Reid stuck in a time-space warp!


October 14th, 2008 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 14 (ANI): American actress Tara Reid seems to be a little behind the times, for she says that she will get back to acting once the already ended writers ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Eva Longoria flaunts her fourth hairdo in four months!


October 9th, 2008 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 9 (ANI): Style chameleon Eva Longoria has been spotted flaunting fourth new hairdo in four months.The Desperate Housewives actress was earlier seen showing Fifties-style bouffant hair at the 8th ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Paraguayan prisoners riot for more sex


June 23rd, 2008 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 23 (ANI): Inmates at a prison in Paraguay have detained the director of the prison and several other administration staff to meet an unusual demand of having more sex ... Read more...

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