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Debate rages over judges who fall asleep on the job (The Funny Side)


August 24th, 2012 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
A dramatic controversy is raging in the corridors of international justice. We all know judges have to be present at trials. But do they have to be paying attention? Do they ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Pakistan needs to learn from India about democracy: Daily


July 24th, 2012 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 24 (IANS) The manner in which the Indian presidential election was conducted "with none of the innuendo and suspicions which surround similar events" in Pakistan is testimony ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Secret Osama files reveal Al Qaeda membership


May 3rd, 2012 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 3 (IANS) A list of Al Qaeda members first discovered in Osama bin Laden's compound in Pakistan has been published, disclosing the various fates of the group's followers, ... Read more...

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Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province unsafe for foreigners: Daily


March 19th, 2012 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 19 (IANS) Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province is unsafe for foreigners and "this sorry state of affairs is unlikely to improve", a daily said Monday.An editorial in the News ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

US to focus on business abroad - like India, China


February 22nd, 2012 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 22 (IANS) Suggesting that rising powers like India, China and Brazil were putting economics at the centre of their foreign policies, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton advocates Economic ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Divorce, India, partition on bookshelf (IANS Books This Week)


December 31st, 2011 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
The book case this weekend is lighthearted and peppy - matching the mood as a new year begins.1. "Two Fates: The Story of My Divorce"; Written by Judy Balan; Published by ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Muppets meet horrible fates in Saw Parody


November 18th, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The trailer of the mashup “The Muppets: Saw Trailer” has been released. The trailer which was released by the Game Room Films is a parody and ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Time change for Fall 2011


November 4th, 2011 - 11:38 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) United States will switch their clock backwards by an hour on Sunday morning. The Daylight Saving Time will officially end in the country at 2 a.m. ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Believe in free will for better performance


March 24th, 2011 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 24 (IANS) We are likely to succeed if we persist to believe that we are the masters of our fates -- unless someone jolts our belief."Folk psychology tells ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Greater adaptability key to survival


March 23rd, 2011 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 23 (IANS) Greater adaptability rather than fitness is the key to survival, as exemplified by the much slower tortoise than the faster hare.Richard Lenski, professor of microbiology and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Slow and steady really does win the race


March 23rd, 2011 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 23 (ANI): A Michigan State University evolutionary biologist has suggested that it is sometimes better to be an adaptable tortoise than a fit hare when it comes to survival of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Budding banker steals Bryan Adams’ show in Nepal


February 20th, 2011 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Feb 20 (IANS) When Bryan Adams rocked Kathmandu in Nepal's first international concert Saturday night, it was neither his team members nor the three popular Nepali rock bands sharing the stage ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Common roundworm reveals pancreatic cancer pathway


January 20th, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 20 (ANI): Researchers at the University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill carried out a new study on pancreatic cancer with the help of a simpler organism and have made an ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Pak spot-fixing trial likely to conclude in Doha today


January 11th, 2011 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
Doha, Jan 11(ANI): Former Pakistan Test captain Salman Butt, and fast bowlers Mohammad Amir and Mohammad Asif, who were involved in a spot-fixing scandal, are likely to discover their fates today, when ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Pakistan’s flood victims reluctant to return home


October 19th, 2010 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 19 (IANS) Many flood victims in Pakistan's Sindh province, who were displaced by the devastating deluge and shifted to urban centres, are reluctant to go back home, a media report ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

China’s ‘Chang’e-2′ expected to have enough fuel to return to earth


October 14th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Oct 14(ANI): China's second unmanned lunar probe, Chang'e-2, is expected to have enough fuel to fly back to earth, Beijing Aerospace Control Center (BACC) Vice Chief-Designer has said.Zhou Jianliang said ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Scientists review fate of pandemic H1N1 flu virus


September 29th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 29 (ANI): In a new commentary, scientists have reviewed the fates of previous pandemic influenza viruses in the years following a pandemic and speculate on possible future courses for the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Males who bulk up as babies ‘grow up to have more sex partners’


September 14th, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 14 (ANI): Well-fed males who gain weight quickly as babies grow taller and end up having more sexual partners, a new study has suggested.Previously researchers had known that all ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Nepal army, Maoist fighters begin fresh sabre-rattling


August 4th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Aug 4 (IANS) Four years after a peace agreement ended the decade-old Maoist insurgency in Nepal, the army is locked in a fresh dispute with the former guerrillas with ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Parents of grown kids with autism ‘more likely to divorce’


August 4th, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 04 (ANI): A new data from a large longitudinal study of families of adolescents and adults with autism has found that the parents of grown children with autism are more ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Movie On Paul Octopus To Hit The Big Screens Soon


July 26th, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 26, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Paul the octopus, which became popular by correctly predicting the results of World Cup 2010 matches and also the final, is now coming now the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

WC hero Paul the Octopus ‘to become silver screen legend’


July 24th, 2010 - 11:46 am ICT by ANI
London, July 24 (ANI): Paul the Octopus, who rose to fame with its incredibly accurate predictions of World Cup 2010 match results, is all set to become a part of the showbiz.Filming ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Obesity protects the body from effects of overeating


March 11th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 11 (ANI): A new study has suggested that getting fatter may be part of your body's defence against the worst effects of unhealthy eating.In recent years, most rich countries, and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Black’ woman’s tale drives Nepal rights campaign (With Images)


March 10th, 2010 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, March 10 (IANS) Dark, untouchable and a slave, yet Kali is the heroine of a campaign to protect the rights of the disadvantaged communities of Nepal, especially women.She is ... Read more...

Posted in World |

NFL Schedule For Week 17


January 3rd, 2010 - 7:18 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The NFL playoff scenario of this year is still considered to be little murky as the teams have not been able to keep up their consistency ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Jharkhand polls: Congress leads at present, BJP calls for a party meeting


December 23rd, 2009 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/Ranchi, Dec 23 (ANI): The newly appointed President of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Nitin Gadkari has reached the BJP office in New Delhi and there are reports that a ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Kallis replaces Smith in ICC top 10


December 21st, 2009 - 6:51 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Dec. 21 (ANI): Jacques Kallis has become South Africa's highest-ranked batsman after replacing Graeme Smith in the top 10 of the Reliance Mobile ICC Player Rankings for Test batsmen.The 34-year-old, ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

US stocks post gains, shake off global slump


December 10th, 2009 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
New York, Dec 10 (DPA) US stocks posted mild gains Wednesday, ignoring a slump in other global indices blamed on renewed credit fears. Spain became the latest country to have its creditworthiness doubted, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Nepal goes north for climate, diplomats south for justice


December 3rd, 2009 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Dec 3 (IANS) As nearly two-dozen Nepal ministers Thursday flew to the mountainous north to hold the first cabinet meeting ever in the lap of Mt Everest, nine western diplomats based ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

So You Think You Can Dance - 2 of 10 Go Home


December 3rd, 2009 - 6:51 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
By Angela Kaye Mason When the show opens, all ten dancers are performing to the song " Still Rock and Roll To Me" Cat Deeley remnds us that the judges, "Nigel Lythgoe, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Queenless army ants join neighboring colonies to survive


November 5th, 2009 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 5 (ANI): A new research has shown that in some cases, the colonies of army ants can be cooperative instead of combative, by joining neighboring colonies after the death of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Newsweek says “We Are All Hindus Now”


August 18th, 2009 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Aug.18 (ANI): "We Are All Hindus Now"-headlines the article in the upcoming edition of prestigious newsmagazine "Newsweek", saying "U.S. Views on God and Life Are Turning Hindu".Written by its religion ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Love Aaj Kal: Love In Every Era


July 31st, 2009 - 9:35 pm ICT by GD
This had to be coming its way for quite sometime, after some blundering steps here and there. Finally, "Love aj Kal" aka LAK, arrives full square and looks like it is meant ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Kambakkht Ishq Review


July 3rd, 2009 - 11:41 pm ICT by GD
Friday has for been the day when fates of movies are decided and this week it is Kambakht Ishq which has been one of the most anticipated big Bollywood releases this year. ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Obama, Sarkozy warn Iran on nuclear weapons


June 6th, 2009 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 6 (DPA) US President Barack Obama and his French counterpart Nicolas Sarkozy Saturday warned Iran not to pursue the development of nuclear weapons. "Iran's possession of nuclear weapons would ... Read more...

Posted in World |

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