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Belarus’ Ostapchuk stripped of gold for doping


August 13th, 2012 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 13 (IANS) Belarus' Nadzeya Ostapchuk was stripped of the women's shot put gold medal at the London Games after she failed a drug test, the International Olympic Committee ... Read more...

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Olympic boxing: Shimizu and Alvarez claim bronze


August 10th, 2012 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Satoshi Shimizu of Japan and Cuba's Lazaro Alvarez lost their respective semifinals in the men's 56kg boxing competition to claim Olympic bronze medals here.Shimizu succumbed ... Read more...

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Olympic rowing: South Africa takes gold in coxless fours


August 2nd, 2012 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) South African rowers pipped Britain and defending champions Denmark to gold at the Olympics in a thrilling lightweight coxless fours race here Thursday.South Africa's James ... Read more...

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‘Maano ya na maano’, small screen horror is back


July 26th, 2012 - 10:52 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) You may or may not believe in paranormal and horror stories, but they're back after a gap on Indian television with new shows like "Fear ... Read more...

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Jessie J wants to return back after illness


July 24th, 2012 - 7:56 am ICT by IANS
London, July 24 (IANS) British pop star Jessie J says she will soon return to the stage after recovering from a bug which left her too tired to perform.The 24-year-old ... Read more...

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Restaurant owner dies after Obama visit


July 7th, 2012 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The 70-year-old owner of a restaurant in the US state of Ohio died shortly after President Barack Obama stopped at her place for breakfast, ... Read more...

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Danish international Eriksen gets extra rest due to fatigue


June 21st, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
The Hague, June 21 (IANS) Danish international Christian Eriksen has got an extra week of rest from his employer, Dutch club, Ajax due to fatigue, local reports said Thursday.Since his ... Read more...

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Ajit Singh to meet Air India’s executive pilots


June 17th, 2012 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 17 (IANS) Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh will meet Air India's executive pilots, who are currently managing all of the airlines' international flights, for a solution to their ... Read more...

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Air India senior pilots complain of stress, tough flying schedules


June 15th, 2012 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) In a letter to Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh, Air India's executive pilots who are currently managing most of the airlines' international flights, have said ... Read more...

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Diet pill could help beat obesity


June 10th, 2012 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 10 (IANS) A diet pill aimed at curbing fat people's appetites could soon be a reality, Daily Mail reported.The pill would not only shrink waist lines but also ... Read more...

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Study reveals that 1 in 3 Facebook users are getting bored with the site


June 8th, 2012 - 7:24 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, June 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to the findings of the survey recently released by Reuters and carried out in conjunction with the research firm Ipsos, approximately one-third of all Facebook ... Read more...

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Virginian 6-year-old Lori Anne Madison makes Spelling Bee history


June 1st, 2012 - 8:37 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Virginia, June 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Lori Anne Madison, a six-year-old girl from Virginia has become the youngest person ever to take part in the Spelling Bee competition. She was one of the ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Manual to be released on Thyroid day Friday


May 24th, 2012 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) To curb thyroid-related disorders, the Indian Thyroid Society (ITS) has said a clinical manual would be launched on the World Thyroid Day Friday to raise ... Read more...

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Doctors fail to nip Parkinson’s in the bud


April 16th, 2012 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 16 (IANS) Doctors are failing to diagnose Parkinson's disease during its early stages of origin as they are unable to recognise its early symptoms.The disease that afflicts thousands ... Read more...

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23 die in China accident


April 12th, 2012 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 12 (IANS) At least 23 people were killed in a head-on collision between a bus and a truck in central China's Anhui province Thursday, police said.The crash occurred ... Read more...

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Fatigue will not be a factor: Dhoni


March 28th, 2012 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, March 28 (IANS) India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni Wednesday said fatigue will not be a factor for the team in the one-off T20 match against South Africa slated for ... Read more...

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Jankovic knocked out of Indian Wells


March 10th, 2012 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 10 (IANS) Jelena Jankovic from Serbia became the first seed to crash out of the Indian Wells tournament, losing at 6-4, 6-3 to unseeded Jamie Hampton.Jankovic, seeded 12th ... Read more...

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Raptors begin busy March with loss to Grizzlies


March 3rd, 2012 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, March 3 (IANS) The Toronto Raptors dropped the first of seventeen games in March with a 99-102 loss against the Memphis Grizzlies in the National Basketball Association (NBA) league.Raptors ... Read more...

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Airbus finds a fix for their A380 wing cracks


January 28th, 2012 - 1:00 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Plane maker Airbus has announced that the company has found a simple fix for the superjumbo wing cracks. The problem seems to affect the A380 model of ... Read more...

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Revoke AFSPA in Kashmir, reiterates Omar


December 29th, 2011 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 29 (IANS) Reiterating his demand for revoking the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) in Jammu and Kashmir, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Thursday mocked the opposition Peoples ... Read more...

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Omar hopes Anna calls off fasts permanently


December 29th, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 29 (IANS) Accusing Anna Hazare of directing his agitation against the Congress, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Thursday said he hoped the activist calls off ... Read more...

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Syed Modi GP: Hidayat ends Varma’s dream run


December 25th, 2011 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 25 (IANS) Former World Champion Taufik Hidayat of Indonesia ended India's Sourabh Varma's dream run in the Syed Modi Memorial Grand Prix badminton here Sunday, defeating him 15-21, ... Read more...

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Williams sisters confirm participation in Australian Open


December 23rd, 2011 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 23 (IANS) Injury and illness may have affected their game but the Williams sisters, Venus and Serena, will play in the Australian Open tennis next month.Confirming this, Australian ... Read more...

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Saina pulls out of Syed Modi GP, Jayaram knocked out


December 21st, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 21 (IANS) Top seed and local favourite Saina Nehwal Wednesday pulled out of the Syed Modi Grand Prix badminton tournament citing fever while world number 29 Ajay Jayaram ... Read more...

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Juventus extend unbeaten streak to draw 3-3 with Napoli


November 30th, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Nov 30 (IANS) Italian Serie A leaders Juventus extended their unbeaten record in the current football season after they fought back to draw 3-3 with hosts Napoli.Napoli had a ... Read more...

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Scientists identify how brain cells keep us awake


November 7th, 2011 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 7 (IANS) Scientists have identified brain cells that respond to bright light, secreting a substance that keeps us wake. Jerome Siegel, professor of psychiatry at the University of ... Read more...

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China to launch road safety campaign


October 20th, 2011 - 3:59 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 20 (IANS) China will launch a campaign next month to curb road accidents, the public security ministry said Wednesday.Huang Ming, vice minister of public security, said the campaign ... Read more...

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‘Take horse-drawn carriages off Mumbai roads’


October 3rd, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 3 (IANS) Salsa dancer Sandip Soparrkar and his supermodel wife Jesse Randhawa have written to Mumbai's civic corporation chief to stop plying of horse-drawn carriages in the ... 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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Nobody to be blamed for India’s performance: Srikkanth


August 14th, 2011 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 14 (IANS) National cricket selection committee chairman Krishnamachari Srikkanth Sunday ruled out fatigue behind India's dismal performance against England and said "nobody is to be blamed" for it.India ... Read more...

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Exercise can cut risk of cancer returning


August 8th, 2011 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 8 (IANS) Regular exercise can cut by 40 percent the risk of cancer returning, say experts. Breast cancer patients who work out have more than a 40 percent ... Read more...

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Staring at mobile screens taxes eyes


July 22nd, 2011 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 22 (IANS) Prolonged viewing on mobile devices and other 3D devices taxes your eyes, bringing on discomfort, fatigue and even headaches.The root cause may be the demand on ... Read more...

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India lose 0-2 to Thailand A in ASEAN U-13 football


July 15th, 2011 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, July 15 (IANS) India went down 0-2 to Thailand A in their first match of the Yamaha ASEAN Cup under-13 football tournament at the Yamaha stadium here Friday.They now ... Read more...

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Today is Chocolate Day


July 7th, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, July 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The 7th of July has been set aside as the Chocolate Day. The day has been set aside to celebrate the discovery of the sweet ... Read more...

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ICC defends abolishing runners, says batsmen were misusing it


June 30th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, June 30 (IANS) International Cricket Council (ICC) chief executive Haroon Lorgat Thursday defended the scrapping of runners saying the provision was being misused by the batsmen.The ICC, during ... Read more...

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