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Syrians held in Russia for poaching rare birds


August 9th, 2012 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 9 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Police in Russia's Siberia region have detained nine Syrians on charges of poaching rare Saker falcons, the interior ministry said.The nine men were detained Wednesday ... Read more...

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UAE, Bahrain hold joint air exercises


July 5th, 2012 - 5:39 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, July 4 (IANS/WAM) Fighter jets of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain took part in a joint air drill held to enhance military cooperation between the two ... Read more...

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Liam Wood dies after celebrating football goal


January 9th, 2012 - 10:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A 13-year-old schoolboy died just moments after scoring a goal in a football match. Liam Wood had celebrated scoring a goal in front of his family ... Read more...

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NFL scores: Colts win their first match


December 19th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Dec 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Colts finally registered their first win of the season thanks to a spirited performance by the team that has already been written off as the ... Read more...

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NFL scores: The Vikings suffer humiliation yet again


December 12th, 2011 - 8:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Dec 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Vikings suffered their ninth defeat of the season when they visited the Lions last weekend. After a disastrous first and second quarter performance, the Vikings ... Read more...

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NFL scores: The Packers beat the Giants


December 5th, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Dec 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Packers beat the Giants 38-35 to improve their season’s record to 12-0-0. The team is the only club not to have lost a game this ... Read more...

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NFL scores: The Packers win their 11th game in a row


November 28th, 2011 - 11:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Packers won their 11th straight game over the weekend when they brushed past the Lions 27-15. The Packers are now officially the team to beat ... Read more...

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NFL scores: The Packers extend their winning streak to 10 games


November 21st, 2011 - 7:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Nov 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Packers beat the Buccaneers 35-26 to extend their winning streak to 10 games. The Broncos beat the Jets 17-13 to take their season record 5-5-0. ... Read more...

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NFL scores: Colts lose 3-17 to the Jaguars


November 14th, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The weird season of the Colts continued last weekend when the team lost 3-17 to the Jaguars. The only score of the Colts came in the ... Read more...

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NFL scores: Week 6 - Packers have a bad season


October 17th, 2011 - 7:36 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Packers continued with their perfect record in the NFL current season when they beat the hapless Rams 24-3. The game was one sided in the ... Read more...

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NFL scores: Packers have a neat 5-0 season record


October 10th, 2011 - 7:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Packers is the only team with a perfect record in the NFL. Over the weekend, the Packers beat the Falcons 25-14 to extend their season ... Read more...

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NFL scores: Week 4 results


October 3rd, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Oct 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Packers and the Lions ended the fourth week of the current NFL season as the only teams who are still holding on to their perfect ... Read more...

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NFL Scores 2011: Week 3


September 26th, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sept 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Going into their third week game, the Ravens and the Rams had everything to play for because they had both lost their two previous games. The ... Read more...

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Five Saker falcons freed


September 20th, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 20 (IANS) Five Saker falcons, which were seized from smugglers, were released in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.The province's Governor Masood Kausar released the five Saker falcons at a ... Read more...

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NFL Scores: Week 1


September 12th, 2011 - 6:51 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sept 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Saints got off to the worst start of the NFL season when they were beaten by visiting Packers 34-42. The game was predicted to be ... Read more...

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NFL picks for Week 1 are interesting


September 8th, 2011 - 10:47 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Sept 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After so much struggle, the NFL season will finally kick off. The season was threatened following a disagreement between the players and the NFL. In the first ... Read more...

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Pakistani held in Nepal for smuggling out falcons


December 7th, 2010 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Dec 7 (IANS) A Pakistani national was arrested at Kathmandu's Tribhuvan International Airport for trying to smuggle out falcons in his baggage, police said Tuesday.The man, identified as Ghulam Abbas, ... Read more...

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NFL Scores Of Week 5 Is Led By Jacksonville Jaguars


October 11th, 2010 - 8:29 pm ICT by GD
By Meena kar Oct 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The week 5 of National Football League has just ended. This week had twenty six participating teams and the final ranks have been arranged in the ... Read more...

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Dimitri Nance Steps In For The Injured Ryan Grant


September 15th, 2010 - 7:29 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Green Bay, Wisconsin based Green Bay Packers signed in Running Back Dimitri Nance as a replacement for Ryan Grant who will be missing the rest ... Read more...

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Osama may be living comfortably in Iran


May 4th, 2010 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 4 (ANI): Elusive Al Qaeda chief Osama Bin Laden may be leading a comfortable existence surrounded by his wives and children and protected by the Iran Revolutionary Guards.According to ... Read more...

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Michael Vick & Carolina Panthers Together?


March 6th, 2010 - 8:52 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Philadelphia, Mar 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Michael Vick, the famous American football quarterback has declared his preference of choice for being a part of Carolina Panthers. Michael Vick, who has signed ... Read more...

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Jabari Greer Scores Touchdown, Wraps Up Match


November 3rd, 2009 - 7:13 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov. 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jaberi Greer's performance against the Falcon's went a long way in saying that he is bent on taking his team on a winning spree. He performed ... Read more...

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The Saints Uses Pure Power Mouthguard


November 3rd, 2009 - 7:01 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The game between the Saints and the Falcons saw the Saints winning. More than the game, the limelight has now shifted upon the mouthpieces that were ... Read more...

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Oldest falcon nest found in Greenland


June 18th, 2009 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 18 (ANI): The oldest nest used by falcons, dating back to even before the time of Jesus, has been discovered in Greenland.Gyrfalcons, the world's largest species of falcon, still continually ... Read more...

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‘Harry Potter’ bird breeder lands in jail for neglect


May 12th, 2009 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 12 (ANI): A falconer who provided birds of prey for the filming of the 'Harry Potter' franchise has landed in jail after pleading guilty to neglect.Kenneth Lea was put behind ... Read more...

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RSPCA seizes Harry Potters star owls and falcons


July 5th, 2008 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
London , July 5 (ANI): Birds used in the fourth Harry Potter movie have been seized by the RSPCA on the grounds that they had been kept in a filthy state. ... Read more...

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Webcam monitoring peregrine falcon draws crowds online


May 25th, 2008 - 12:12 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 25 (ANI): A webcam at San Jose City Hall that are providing live videos of how a pair of falcons is raising three healthy chicks in a nest box ... Read more...

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