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Kutcher heads to space


March 21st, 2012 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 21 (IANS) Actor Ashton Kutcher will travel to space. He has booked a seat aboard businessman Richard Branson's suborbital aircraft.The star paid a reported 125,000 pounds for a ... Read more...

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Brazil is India’s bridge to Latin America: Former envoy


October 30th, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 30 (IANS) Brazil is the bridge leading to Latin America, the final frontier for Indian diplomacy, says former Indian ambassador to Brazil Amitava Tripathi."I regard Latin America as ... Read more...

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Some fish smart enough to use tools


June 28th, 2011 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 28 (IANS) Fish are not exactly known to be smart, but new evidence suggests that they may even be able to use simple tools.Researchers from Macquarie University and ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

When a quadriplegic inspired Gilchrist to script cricket history


April 23rd, 2011 - 10:13 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Not many may know, but it was a few words of motivation from a quadriplegic patient that inspired Australian cricket legend Adam Gilchrist to lead ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

UN declares April 12 as International Day of Space Flight


April 8th, 2011 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
United Nations, April 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The UN General Assembly has adopted a resolution declaring April 12 as the International Day of Human Space Flight.The resolution, adopted at a special ... Read more...

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Iron Maiden selling t-shirts to help Japan


March 19th, 2011 - 4:59 am ICT by IANS
London, March 19 (IANS) Iron Maiden are reportedly selling off limited-edition t-shirts to raise funds for the relief effort in quake and tsunami-hit Japan.The band was travelling to Tokyo for ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Britain’s royal family on Facebook


November 7th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 7 (IANS) Britain's queen Elizabeth II Saturday became a member of Facebook as she opened the royal family's official account on the social networking website to reach out to ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Virgin Galactic Space Craft Will Make Its Debut To The Space


October 12th, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Now the sky will no more be the limit. Ask for more and you will get it from the VSS Enterprise's Virgin Galactic's craft. The Virgin ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

The Final Frontier’ Still Reigning Euro Charts


September 4th, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 4, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): As per the news collected from the Billboard.biz, IRON MAIDEN's latest album called "The Final Frontier" from EMI, has topped Billboard's Euro-Albums chart. The album from ... Read more...

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Iron Maiden guitarist to guest on MTV2’s Headbangers Ball


August 19th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 19, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The 23rd August Monday night edition of MTV2's "Headbangers Ball" will feature none other than the legendary IRON MAIDEN's music videos. The show airs at 3 ... Read more...

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Chris John Defies Rocky Juarez, Retains Title


September 20th, 2009 - 6:40 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Las Vegas, September 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to the sources, boxer Chris John held his featherweight title in a bout against Rocky Juarez on Saturday night with an unanimous decision. ... Read more...

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‘Smell of space’ strong, metallic and unique, say NASA astronauts


September 7th, 2009 - 12:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 7 (ANI): NASA astronauts aboard the US space shuttle Discovery have said that the smell of space, which is regarded as the final frontier, is strong, metallic and unique."There is ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

KT to mark Moon landing’s 40th anniversary presenting astronomy-themed radio show


July 19th, 2009 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 19 (ANI): As part of a special season to mark the 40th anniversary of the first Moon landing, Scottish singer-songwriter KT Tunstall will be presenting an astronomy-themed show for the ... Read more...

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Murray approaches every match without fear


July 3rd, 2009 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 3 (ANI): British tennis star Andy Murray has said that he approaches every match without fear, and adds that he is on a mission to end 71 years of ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Wayne Allwine, Voice of Mickey Mouse Passes Away


May 20th, 2009 - 11:05 pm ICT by GD
Disney legend and the voice of Mickey Mouse for over 25 years Wayne Allwine passed away on Monday, May 18. He was 62, and died of diabetes-related complications. He had also worked ... Read more...

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Space experiment sheds new light on bone loss


March 31st, 2009 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 31 (ANI): A space experiment conducted by Italian scientists has for the first time shown that a lack of resistance, that is gravity, activates bone-destroying cells.An article on the study ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Retaining Border-Gavaskar Trophy will be tough for Ponting


September 22nd, 2008 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 22 (IANS) Unfavourable stats stare at Ricky Ponting when he sits down to plan his strategy for the four-Test series against India. The Australian captain knows that it would take ... Read more...

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China, India space arms race challenges US dominance: US daily


June 25th, 2008 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 25 (IANS) India and China have hastened an arms race in space challenging American dominance in the field, the Washington Times has suggested. "On the planet's final frontier, ... Read more...

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Indian Navy does nation proud by conquering North Pole


April 10th, 2008 - 7:26 pm ICT by admin
By Praful Kumar SinghNew Delhi, Apr 10 (ANI): Overcoming obstacles like cold temperatures as low as -45degC, very high wind-chill, shifting sea ice, pressure ridges, constant rains and Polar bears, the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Hyderabad Heroes beat Lahore Badshahs in ICL first final


April 5th, 2008 - 12:57 am ICT by admin
(Lead)Panchkula (Haryana), April 4 (IANS) Hyderabad Heroes pulled off a close win in the first of the three finals against fancied Lahore Badshahs in the Indian Cricket League (ICL) Twenty20s Grand Championship ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

ndian Navy to achieve unique feat by conquering North Pole


March 6th, 2008 - 11:38 am ICT by admin
By Praful Kumar Singh New Delhi, Mar 6 (ANI): The Indian Navy is all set to enter the record books by becoming the first ever organisation in the world to conquer all the ... Read more...

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Indian Navy to achieve unique feat by conquering North Pole


March 5th, 2008 - 7:24 pm ICT by admin
By Praful Kumar Singh New Delhi, Mar 5 (ANI): The Indian Navy is all set to enter the record books by becoming the first ever organisation in the world to conquer all the ... Read more...

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