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Osama dumped 320 km off Indian coast


May 4th, 2012 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 4 (IANS) A US treasure hunter claims to have found the exact spot where Al Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden's body was dumped -- about 320 km off ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Police comb forests, hunt for Kishenji’s aides


November 25th, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Jhargram, Nov 25 (IANS) Using sniffer dogs and anti-landmine devices, security forces Friday carried out combing operations in villages and forests around West Bengal's Burishole, looking for slain Maoist top ... Read more...

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Thousands hit the roads as Durga Puja begins in Bengal


October 2nd, 2011 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 2 (IANS) Thousands of people decked in their best walked the streets of Kolkata shoulder to shoulder, visiting one marquee after another, as the Durga Puja festivities got ... Read more...

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Arunachal saddened over untimely demise of Chief Minister Khandu


May 4th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by ANI
Itanagar, May 4(ANI): A pale of gloom descended on Arunachal Pradesh with the break of the news of recovery of the bodies of Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu and four others and ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Bengal intellectuals visit Lalgarh, talk to villagers


January 11th, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 11 (IANS) A section of intellectuals aligned to the Trinamool Congress Tuesday visited West Bengal's Netai village near the Maoist stronghold of Lalgarh and described last week's killing of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

China unveils snapshots of moon


November 9th, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 9 (IANS) China has unveiled photos of the moon's surface taken by its second lunar probe Chang'e-2, marking the success of the mission.The photos, made public by Prime Minister Wen ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Gunfight outside Srinagar ends, two militants killed (Third Lead)


October 21st, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 21 (IANS) The over 10-hour-long gunfight between three guerrillas of Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) outfit and security forces in a village on the outskirts of Srinagar ended Thursday evening with two militants ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Giant Oil Plume Found In Gulf


May 28th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 28, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A new plume of oil has been discovered by marine scientist in the Gulf of Mexico. The enormous plume stretches about 22 miles from ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Tagore’s 150th birth anniversary celebrations begin (Lead)


May 9th, 2010 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
Santiniketan/Kolkata, May 9 (IANS) Hundreds of people from India and abroad congregated in the sylvan surroundings of the Visva-Bharati University as West Bengal saluted Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore Sunday with offerings ... Read more...

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Tagore anniversary celebrations begin in Santiniketan


May 9th, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Santiniketan, May 9 (IANS) Hundreds of people from India and abroad congregated in the sylvan surroundings of the Visva-Bharati university here as the celebrations of Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore's 150th birth anniversary ... Read more...

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Kashmiri historian knows where 2,000-year-old Buddhist relic is


April 10th, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
By F. Ahmed Srinagar, April 10 (IANS) More than 2,000-year-old copper plates containing records of a major Buddhist conference held in Kashmir at the time are lying buried somewhere in the state, and ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Hubby jailed for killing wife with remote control


December 19th, 2009 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 19 (ANI): A UK court sentenced a man to three years in prison for killing his wife by hurling a remote control on her head.Paul Harvey, 46, an electrical engineer ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

‘Not a single legal auto stand in national capital’


December 6th, 2009 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Nabeel A. Khan New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) This is hard to believe, but there is not a single legally authorised stand for the 55,000-odd auto rickshaws registered in the capital, says ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

15th century Battle of Bosworth’s ‘victory spot’ moves two miles


October 29th, 2009 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 29 (ANI): In a new study, researchers have sited the exact spot where the English kingdom was won in 1485 in the famous Battle of Bosworth, determining the location to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Log on to IJustMadeLove.com to tell the world where you had sex!


October 8th, 2009 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 8 (ANI): If you have just had great sex and want to tell the world about it, here's your chance - a new website, IJustMadeLove.com, allows internet users to share ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Police quiz Kolkata resort officials after arms seizure


August 27th, 2009 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 26 (IANS) Police Wednesday quizzed top officials of a luxury resort vandalised by a mob after a senior West Bengal Left Front minister demanded the arrest of the resort authorities ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Michael Jackson burial spot a secret


August 10th, 2009 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 10 (IANS) Pop legend Michael Jackson has finally been laid to rest without any hoopla at the Forest Lawn Cemetery, Hollywood Hills. His family members are so worried ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

MJ ‘finally buried’


August 10th, 2009 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 10 (ANI): Late King of Pop Michael Jackson has finally been buried without a ceremony and far from a single fan in sight, it has emerged.The 'Thriller' hitmaker is ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Secrets of 1914 Xmas truce revealed


April 28th, 2009 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.28 (ANI): One of the architects of the First World War has revealed the existence of a Christmas Day truce in 1914 between German and British soldiers.Captain Robert Hamilton, of the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Lawson concedes Pakistan unsafe after attack on Lankan cricketers


March 4th, 2009 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Johannesburg, Mar. 4 (ANI): Former Pakistan coach Geoff Lawson, who had criticized cricket teams for canceling their Pakistan tours due to security fears, now concedes everything has changed after the terror ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Kalam says ”Big Bang ”experiment” spells no trouble


September 10th, 2008 - 7:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept.10 (ANI): Indian space programme architect and former president, Dr.A.P.J Abdul Kalam said on Wednesday that the ''Big Bang experiment'' is an important contribution to physics and dispelled all ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Shots of South China tiger in the wild not real


June 30th, 2008 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi , June 30 (ANI): China has punished 13 government officials and arrested a man for presenting false evidence in trying to prove that the highly endangered South China tiger ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Uttar Pradesh buses to have global positioning system


June 25th, 2008 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 24 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (UPSRTC) plans to install Global Positioning Systems (GPS) in its buses, an official said Wednesday. "We would be able to keep ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

New optical component set to boost LEDs light output


May 14th, 2008 - 3:37 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 14 (ANI): Scientists at the Fraunhofer Institute for Production Technology IPT in Aachen have developed a new, low-priced optical component, which could boost the light output of light-emitting diodes.Light-emitting ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

NASA spacecraft spots giant dust devils on Mars


May 8th, 2008 - 11:20 am ICT by admin
London, May 8 (ANI): NASAs Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) has spotted two whirling dust devils, towering nearly a kilometre high, at the exact spot where the Phoenix Mars lander is due ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

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