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Four UN peacekeepers killed in West Darfur ambush


October 5th, 2012 - 4:16 am ICT by BNO News
NYALA, SUDAN (BNO NEWS) -- Four Nigerian peacekeepers were killed Tuesday and several others were injured when gunmen ambushed a United Nations (UN) patrol in Sudan's troubled Darfur region, the African Union-United ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Omar chairs high-level meeting to review power status


January 4th, 2012 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 4 (IANS) In an effort to tackle the massive electricity shortage in the Valley, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Wednesday asked the power development department (PDD) ... Read more...

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High-protein diet reduces hunger in obese


July 11th, 2011 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 11 (IANS) Dietary protein reduces hunger and increases fullness in overweight men during weight loss programmes, a study says. Diets "containing 18 to 35 percent of daily calorie ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Prove bribery allegation or quit, Bal Thackeray dares Chavan (Lead)


April 30th, 2011 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai/Thane, April 29 (IANS) Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray Friday challenged Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan to prove allegations that his party had taken Rs.5 billion from 11 corporates ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Wet weekend for Bangalore after Friday night deluge


April 23rd, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 23 (IANS) A majority of Bangalore residents would be holed up at their homes this weekend as heavy rains are forecast on top on the battering the city ... Read more...

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India to wrap up safe evacuation operation in Libya


March 9th, 2011 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) India expects to wrap up the safe evacuation of its citizens in strife-torn Libya as another batch of 2,400 Indians stranded in the north African ... Read more...

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Orissa hostage crisis may linger: Mediator (Lead)


February 21st, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 21 (IANS) The release of an Orissa district collector and a junior engineer kidnapped by Maoists on Feb 16 may take some more time as a key rebel ideologue is ... Read more...

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Orissa hostage crisis may linger, says mediator


February 21st, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 21 (IANS) The release of an Orissa district collector and a junior engineer who have been in Maoist captivity since Feb 16 may take some more time as a key ... Read more...

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Anti-demolition protests choke Gurgaon expressway (Lead)


February 8th, 2011 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Feb 7 (IANS) Traffic on the Delhi-Gurgaon Expressway was Monday thrown out of gear during the morning and evening hours due to a sudden rush of motorists who tried to avoid ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Chandigarh gets Rs.5 crore to light up Rock Garden


January 29th, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 29 (IANS) Chandigarh's famed Rock Garden will now be illuminated. The union tourism ministry has given a Rs.5 crore grant to illuminate the garden, a major tourist attraction, and promote ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan: The ‘Golden Touch’ Girl Celebrates Her Birthday Today


November 1st, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 1, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, the gal with the golden touch, has actually turned the myth that married actresses don’t have a place in the world of glitz ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Chidambaram reviews security in Kashmir’s Baramulla town


November 1st, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Nov 1 (ANI): Union Home Minister P Chidambaram on Sunday visited Baramulla town in north Kashmir on Sunday to review the security situation there.He also chaired a security meeting of ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Mornings, evenings to get chilly in Delhi


October 27th, 2010 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Delhiites will feel the chill during early morning and late evening hours as the night temperature has been "dipping every day" in the city, the weather office ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Shivrajakumar Recovers From His Illness


October 12th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 12, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Kannada film star Shivarajakumar, who was lately, suffering from severe fever, has finally recovered from his illness. He suffered from fever after the completion of the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Barefoot Bandit’ deported to US


July 14th, 2010 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Nassau (Bahamas), July 14 (ANI): Colton Harris-Moore, the teenage fugitive known as the "Barefoot Bandit," was deported to the United States on Tuesday evening, hours after pleading guilty to a single count ... Read more...

Posted in World |

911 Comes To Rescue When Man Jumps Onto Semi As Bet


June 20th, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez June 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It started as a prank for Brandon Farmer, 21 and then resulted in clinging for his life on the back of a semi trailer for 17 ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Brain injuries can affect sleep pattern, shows study


May 25th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 25 (IANS) Brain injuries can result in reduced production of melatonin -- a hormone that regulates biological rhythms, including sleep -- a new study has found. The reduced ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

University student held for snatching


April 16th, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) A university student and a school drop out have been arrested for their involvement in snatching incidents in the capital, police said Friday. Pawan Kumar, 19, a second ... Read more...

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Night shift for Madhya Pradesh women workers opposed (Lead)


April 5th, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, April 5 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh's decision to amend a law to allow women to work in factories up to 10 p.m. has been opposed by women groups alleging it will lead ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Power-starved Bangladesh bans evening use of ACs


March 31st, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 31 (IANS) Bangladesh has banned use of air coolers and air conditioners during evening peak hours in all establishments, except hospitals and hotels, across the country to tackle the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Good sleep makes teenagers less likely to use drugs: study


March 21st, 2010 - 4:59 am ICT by IANS
London, March 21 (IANS) Ensuring that teenagers get a good night's sleep could make them less likely to use drugs, according to a study. Instilling good bedtime habits by restricting computer and mobile ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

US assures India of early access to Headley


March 20th, 2010 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) Indian will have early access to David Headley to interrogate him, possibly in a pre-trial stage, for his role in the Mumbai terror attacks, Home Minister ... Read more...

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Jerseyville, IL woman pleads guilty in heroin overdose death


March 3rd, 2010 - 11:33 am ICT by BNO News
FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS, ILLINOIS (BNO NEWS) – A Jerseyville, Illinois woman pleaded guilty on Tuesday to a federal indictment charging her one count of distribution of a controlled substance resulting in death.Jamie E. ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Top Pakistani leadership meets after India’s talks offer


February 5th, 2010 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 5 (IANS) Pakistan's top leadership has met to discuss the Indian offer for foreign secretary-level talks, with the move being generally welcomed here. The meetings involving President Asif Ali Zardari, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Mercury goes below zero in Amritsar


January 1st, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 1 (IANS) The first day of 2010 saw the mercury dipping to the lowest this season here to 1.2 degrees Celsius. The weatherman has predicted a further dip. The minimum ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Australia may host day-night Tests from 2011


November 29th, 2009 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov. 29 (ANI): Day and night Test cricket could be played in Australia as early as 2011 after successful trials of a revolutionary new finish that allows the white leather ball ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Religious procession chokes roads in Delhi


November 24th, 2009 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Delhiites were caught in serpentine jams Tuesday when a religious procession in the heart of the national capital choked main roads and the subsequent detours weren't enough ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Cyclone Phyan broke 43-year record when it made landfall in India


November 14th, 2009 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 14 (ANI): Reports indicate that cyclone Phyan broke a 43 year record when it made landfall north of the city of Mumbai, India, during the evening hours on November 11. ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Geelani released on bail, hospitalised with chest pain


November 13th, 2009 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Nov 13 (IANS) Hardline Kashmiri separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani was released on bail here Friday evening, hours after he was hospitalised while in detention. Geelani was arrested from outside the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Bangladesh to continue indefinitely with advanced time


October 13th, 2009 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Oct 13 (IANS) Bangladesh has decided that the clock advanced by an hour to make maximum use of daylight hours as an energy saving measure would "continue for an indefinite period". The ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Jet offers 50 percent fare discount for five days


September 13th, 2009 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 13 (IANS) In a bid to lure back passengers, Jet Airways and Jet Airways Konnect have announced a 50 percent discount in fares for five days from Monday. An official spokesperson ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Daily Horoscopes: August 25, 2009


August 25th, 2009 - 4:07 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
ARIES: More favorable than yesterday was for money matters, although you may meet with extra expenses. It may also prove difficult to get others to fully cooperate with you. Your ambition drives ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Gujarat coast on alert for high-velocity winds


June 24th, 2009 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, June 24 (IANS) Fishermen in Saurashtra and Kutch of Gujarat were Wednesday asked not to venture out to the sea without checking the weather advisory as there was possibility of high-velocity ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Tamils block railtracks at German railway hub


May 18th, 2009 - 6:30 am ICT by IANS
Frankfurt, May 18 (DPA) German-based Tamils protesting against the Sri Lankan army's crushing of Tamil rebels blocked railway tracks for two hours Sunday in Frankfurt Railway Station, one of Germany's main rail ... Read more...

Posted in World |

UPA much ahead, DMK to do very well: CNN-IBN projection


May 15th, 2009 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) The Congress-led United Progressive Alliance will lead with 210 to 225 seats and its ally DMK will do extremely well in Tamil Nadu, the CNN-IBN news ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

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