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Steve Jobs’ monument to come up in St. Petersburg


September 4th, 2012 - 8:20 am ICT by IANS
St. Petersburg (Russia), Sep 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A monument of Apple founder Steve Jobs is to be established in Russian city of St. Petersburg.An exhibition of draft projects for a ... Read more...

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Mexican singer to star in TV reality show


August 29th, 2012 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
Miami, Aug 29 (IANS/EFE) Popular Mexican singer Larry Hernandez will star in his own reality show, "Larrymania", which will debut Oct 7.The weekly programme will be broadcast Sunday evenings ... Read more...

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As youngster, Big B was in awe of dacoit Man Singh


August 16th, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 16 (IANS) Amitabh Bachchan has bravely fought many dacoits in his films, but there was one who the megastar was in awe of in real life - ... Read more...

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Half of Thailand’s Buddhist monks are obese: Study


August 1st, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS) Pot-bellied Buddhist monks, striving to reach spiritual enlightenment, could be hampered in their pursuit of nirvana because of obesity and lifestyle diseases, a study has suggested.A ... Read more...

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Blame social jet lag for that tired Monday feeling


July 23rd, 2012 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 23 (IANS) If getting out of your bed on a Monday morning seems like a Herculean task, then you could be suffering from social jet lag, according to ... Read more...

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Has Srinagar gone to the dogs, residents ask (Jammu and Kashmir Newsletter)


July 20th, 2012 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar/Pampore, July 20 (IANS) Has Jammu and Kashmir's summer capital finally gone to dogs? That's what many among Srinagar's 1.3 million residents are asking, considering the city is home to ... Read more...

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Britain launches ‘instant justice’ for Olympics offenders


June 26th, 2012 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 26 (IANS) People who commit offences linked to the Olympics Games will be put in court within 24 hours under a "instant justice" initiated by the Crown Prosecution ... Read more...

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Jump in liquor sales ahead of Lucknow civic polls


June 23rd, 2012 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 23 (IANS) Sale of liquor more than doubled ahead of Saturday's municipal corporation and local body polls in the Uttar Pradesh capital.With all the liquor shops closed for ... Read more...

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British women admit one-night stands on holidays


June 19th, 2012 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 19 (IANS) Over 40 percent of the British women, aged under 30, have had a one-night stand on holiday, a new study has revealed.The poll, which explored the ... Read more...

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Rawalpindi women can now stroll in schools


June 15th, 2012 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 15 (IANS) Resident women in Pakistan's Rawalpindi city can now enjoy their evenings taking a leisurely stroll in their neighbourhood schools where playgrounds have been converted into parks.Under ... Read more...

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German students offer ‘good grades through good sex’


April 7th, 2012 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 7 (IANS) Three German students are offering a gigolo service to female students to 'help' them beat stress and improve their grades.The three students, from University of Mannheim ... Read more...

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Warm, humid day in Delhi; Cloudy Monday likely (Lead)


March 25th, 2012 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Delhi witnessed a humid, warm day Sunday with the maximum temperature recorded three notches above average at 33.4 degrees Celsius. Monday will be similar but ... Read more...

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I don’t have a fixed starting XI: Nobbs


February 16th, 2012 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) Chief coach Michael Nobbs Thursday said there is no fixed starting eleven in the Indian men's hockey team and all 18 players are good enough ... Read more...

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Britain’s oldest married couple to give advice on Twitter


February 11th, 2012 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 11 (IANS) A British couple who have been married for 76 years -- the longest in the country -- have now joined Twitter to speak about the secret ... Read more...

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Night vision goggles being used in dog fouling crackdown


January 30th, 2012 - 10:12 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a bid to clamp down on the incidence of owners leaving the mess of their pets on the streets in the night, the UK government has ... Read more...

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Moms to take to the catwalk in New York


January 15th, 2012 - 2:11 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Jan 15 (IANS) In a first-of-its-kind at the global arena, a fashion show only for mothers will take place at the New York Fashion Week this year.The "Fashionable ... Read more...

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Taj city fogged out, commuters hit


January 5th, 2012 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Jan 5 (IANS) Agra was all wrapped up in a thick blanket of fog Thursday, and the Met Office has forecast similar foggy conditions Friday and ... Read more...

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Hefner prefers playing cards over girlfriends


December 26th, 2011 - 6:16 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 26 (IANS) Playboy chief Hugh Hefner says that he spends his evenings watching films and playing cards instead of getting intimate with girlfreinds.The 85-year-old, who is ... Read more...

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Pleasant week ahead for Delhi (Lead)


December 10th, 2011 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 10 (IANS) Bright sunshine during the day and a slight nip in the air in the evening made for a pleasant Saturday for Delhiites. The Met Office ... Read more...

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Abhishek still searching for name for Beti B


November 26th, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) As fans eagerly wait for Beti B's "naam karan", new B-town daddy Abhishek Bachchan is still struggling to finalise a name for his daughter.The ... Read more...

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Sunny day in Delhi, pleasant week ahead (Lead)


November 20th, 2011 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) It was a sunny and pleasant Sunday here as the maximum temperature settled at 27.7 degrees Celsius, average for this time of the season. The ... Read more...

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Pleasant weekend forecast for Delhi (Lead)


November 19th, 2011 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) It was a sunny yet pleasant day in Delhi Saturday as the maximum temperature settled a notch below average at 27.5 degrees Celsius. The met ... Read more...

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Kashmir braces for rain, snow


November 8th, 2011 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Nov 8 (IANS) A western disturbance hit the Kashmir Valley Tuesday with the local weather office forecasting rain and snow during the next three days. Travellers on Srinagar-Leh highway ... Read more...

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Pleasant Monday in Delhi, cool days ahead


October 31st, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) It was a sunny yet pleasant day in Delhi Monday with the maximum temperature settling at 31.6 degrees, a notch above average for this time ... Read more...

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Thursday likely to be warm in Delhi


October 27th, 2011 - 11:11 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) With winter approaching, the minimum temperature here Thursday morning was a notch above average at 16.7 degrees Celsius. The Met department forecast a warm day ... Read more...

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Pleasant Tuesday in Delhi, cool days ahead (Lead)


October 18th, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) Delhi experienced a sunny yet pleasant Tuesday as the temperatures remained average but a slight nip in the air was felt in the evening. The ... Read more...

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Sunny Monday in Delhi, cool evenings ahead (Lead)


October 17th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) It was a clear and sunny Monday with the maximum temperature average for this time of the season but the minimum dipping two notches. The ... Read more...

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Warm Sunday in Delhi, cooler days ahead (Lead)


October 16th, 2011 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) The week concluded on a clear and sunny note Sunday with the maximum temperature a notch above average at 34.4 degrees Celsius. The met office ... Read more...

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Geneva rights fest to focus on corruption in India


August 25th, 2011 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Locarno (Switzerland), Aug 25 (IANS) Guess what the 10th edition of the Film Festival and Forum on Human Rights (FIFDH) in Geneva is planning to spotlight next year? Corruption in ... Read more...

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Osbourne discovers freedom from phone


August 17th, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 17 (IANS) Singer Kelly Osbourne has vowed to stop using her mobile phone in the evenings.The "Chicago" hitmaker found herself feeling more relaxed after losing her communications device on ... Read more...

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Zaveri Bazar became target for the third time


July 14th, 2011 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 13 (IANS) The posh South Mumbai jewellery market Zaveri Bazar became a terror strike target for the third time. The three blasts that rocked Mumbai Wednesday evening took ... Read more...

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For women, it’s never too much of clothes for holidays


July 10th, 2011 - 5:27 am ICT by IANS
London, July 10 (IANS) An average woman packs nearly twice as many clothes as she requires for a holiday, a study has found.A woman needs 34 items for a ... Read more...

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Ashley to remarry Cheryl


July 4th, 2011 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 4 (IANS) Footballer Ashley Cole reportedly plans to marry his ex-wife Cheryl Cole, nine months after their divorce.Ashley rekindled his romance with Cheryl three months ago. According to ... Read more...

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Mercury soars in Kashmir


June 24th, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 24 (IANS) The Kashmir Valley is witnessing a hot summer this year as the mercury continues to rise and the weather office has forecast a further increase in ... Read more...

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Lahore university official accused of sexual harassment


June 16th, 2011 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 16 (IANS) The public relations officer of a prominent university in Lahore has been accused of sexually harassing a woman student, a media report said.Tabassum, the director of ... Read more...

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