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Dwyer and Sardar will be face of Hockey India League


September 18th, 2012 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) Australia captain Jamie Dwyer and India star centre-half Sardar Singh were Tuesday unveiled as the brand ambassadors of the Hockey India League that is scheduled ... Read more...

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Cruise sets up trust fund for Suri


August 29th, 2012 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 29 (IANS) Actor Tom Cruise has set up a trust fund for his six-year-old daughter Suri, on ex-wife Katie Holmes' request.However, Suri will not be able ... Read more...

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Government pension scheme for Indians abroad


May 3rd, 2012 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, May 3 (IANS) The Indian government is promoting a new Pension and Life Insurance Fund (PILF) scheme in a bid to provide financial security to poor Indians working abroad.Indian ... Read more...

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Workers in Delhi demand better pay on May Day


May 1st, 2012 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) Demanding better remuneration and abolition of anti-worker policies of the government, the All India Federation for Trade Unions (AIFTU) Tuesday protested in the capital ... Read more...

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Telenor to form new company for India operations


February 21st, 2012 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Norway-based Telenor Group Tuesday said it intends to form a new company through which it would carry on its mobile business in India and participate ... Read more...

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Abi Titmuss lands a TV role on ‘Casualty’


February 14th, 2012 - 9:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former Glamour Girls star Abi Titmuss has landed a role on BBC One’s Casualty. The 36-year-old revealed that coming by the role, especially regarding her past, was ... Read more...

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Italian PM Berlusconi wins crucial confidence vote in Parliament


June 22nd, 2011 - 8:35 am ICT by BNO News
ROME (BNO NEWS) -- Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi on Tuesday won a crucial confidence vote in Parliament after a series of setbacks in the nationwide referendums and local elections in Milan ... Read more...

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Ganguly disagrees with Ranatunga, bats for IPL


June 2nd, 2011 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 2 (IANS) Refuting former Sri Lankan skipper Arjuna Ranatunga's comment that the Indian Premier League (IPL) was a "monster", former Indian cricket captain Sourav Ganguly Thursday said T20 ... Read more...

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Scheme to benefit village postal workers after retirement launched


May 3rd, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) Minister of State for Communication and Information Technology Sachin Pilot Tuesday launched a service discharge benefit scheme to facilitate Gramin Dak Sevaks (GDSs), who work ... Read more...

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Emma Watson reveals she nearly quit Harry Potter film series at 16


November 14th, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 14 (ANI): Harry Potter star Emma Watson has revealed that she nearly quit the film series at the age of 16 because she felt trapped by the 'horrible' filming schedule.The ... Read more...

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50 Cent’s looking for ‘bad b**ch’ on Twitter


September 22nd, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 22 (ANI): Hip-Hop star 50 Cent wants to find a woman online.The singer tweeted he's looking for a "bad b**ch""A yal be on twitter meeting each other. Then ... Read more...

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Happiness comes with a price tag of $40K


July 31st, 2010 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 31 (ANI): For Australians, happiness comes with a price tag of 40,000 dollars, according to a survey, which proved that financial security certainly seems to play a role in whether ... Read more...

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Peter Sellers’s letter to be auctioned


July 12th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 12 (ANI): Actor Peter Sellers' letter, which he wrote to ensure financial security for his troubled daughter Victoria just hours before his death, is all set to go under the ... Read more...

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Sarah Harding to turn businesswoman


June 27th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 27 (IANS) Girls Aloud star-singer Sarah Harding is preparing to enter the world of business as she wants to "secure her future". The singer, who has her own night club, believes ... Read more...

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Dumb women ‘more likely to go after rich guys’


June 22nd, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 22 (ANI): Women with low IQs are more likely than smarter women to go after rich men, according to a new research.Experts say that it's not that women ... Read more...

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Imperative to restructure institutions of global governance: Ansari


June 7th, 2010 - 11:33 pm ICT by ANI
Prague (Chezch Republic), June 7 (ANI): Vice-President Hamid Ansari on Monday said it is imperative to restructure institutions of global governance in view of the interlinked, economic and financial, security, and environmental ... Read more...

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Mine owner promises a lot of benefits for the families of the blast victims


April 27th, 2010 - 9:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Charleston, Apr 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Owner of the West Virginia’s Upper Big Branch has promised a host of benefits for all the victims of the 5th April blast. Massey Energy CEO Don ... Read more...

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Massey Energy Company CEO Declares Compensation For The Dead Miners’ Families


April 27th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Charleston, Apr 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The families of the coal miners who died on Apr 5 in the West Virginia's Upper Big Branch coal mine explosion will receive benefits from ... Read more...

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A prosperous family is the key to happiness


April 15th, 2010 - 3:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 15 (ANI): Our own happiness is associated with the welfare of our loved ones, a new study has found.The research, conducted at Cambridge University, found that people's happiness is ... Read more...

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Kentucky awards $1.6 million for domestic violence and sexual assault programs


April 13th, 2010 - 12:09 am ICT by BNO News
LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY (BNO NEWS) – Kentucky awarded $1.6 million in federal American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) stimulus funds for 22 programs to support victims of domestic violence, dating violence, stalking and ... Read more...

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Maharashtra to build 200,000 rental homes


March 13th, 2010 - 1:06 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 12 (IANS) In a move that could benefit thousands of migrants entering Mumbai each year, 200,000 rental homes will be constructed in Thane and Raigad, the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development ... Read more...

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Hockey India’s committee discusses gradation of players


February 16th, 2010 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) The committee formed by Hockey India (HI) to look into the gradation of players met Indian Olympic Association (IOA) president Suresh Kalmadi and discussed payment-related issues here ... Read more...

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Zardari signs bill against women harassment at workplace


January 30th, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan.30 (ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has signed legislation against harassment of women at workplaces.'The Protection against Harassment of Women at Workplace Bill 2009' makes the offence punishable with ... Read more...

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Parents admit not giving enough time to their kids


January 11th, 2010 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 11 (ANI): A new survey has revealed that one fifth of parents and grandparents admit they are too busy to have time for their children and grandchildren.The research from the ... Read more...

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50 Cent finds it hard to trust women


December 6th, 2009 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 5 (IANS) American rapper 50 Cent has revealed that he struggles to find a girlfriend because he's convinced most women are only after his multi-million dollar fortune. The hip-hop star ... Read more...

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50 Cent doesn’t trust women


December 4th, 2009 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 4 (ANI): Rapper 50 Cent admits he has lost faith in women, as he believes they only want him for his money.The 34-year-old star, real name Curtis James Jackson III, ... Read more...

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You may sleep better after retirement


November 2nd, 2009 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 2 (IANS) People are likely to sleep better after they retire, a new study has found. The findings suggest that this general improvement in sleep is likely to result from ... Read more...

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Sleep disturbances decrease after retirement


November 2nd, 2009 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 2 (ANI): Retirement brings with it a sharp decrease in the prevalence of sleep disturbances, says a new study.The findings of the study suggest that this general improvement in sleep ... Read more...

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Government to launch health scheme for adolescent girls


September 11th, 2009 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 11 (IANS) India will soon launch a new scheme for adolescent girls with an aim to improve their health and nutrition status, Women and Child Development Minister Krishna Tirath ... Read more...

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Make insurance for daughters than pay dowry: Krishna Tirath


September 11th, 2009 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 11 (IANS) Women and Child Development (WCD) Minister Krishna Tirath Friday urged people to take insurance policies for their daughters rather than pay dowry for their marriage, and announced ... Read more...

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Daily Horoscopes: August 25, 2009


August 25th, 2009 - 4:07 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
ARIES: More favorable than yesterday was for money matters, although you may meet with extra expenses. It may also prove difficult to get others to fully cooperate with you. Your ambition drives ... Read more...

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Youthspeak: Who cares for Jinnah? Talk of future


August 25th, 2009 - 11:01 am ICT by IANS
By Sarwar Kashani New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) Indians' preoccupation with partition may be getting over with youths saying that it is a closed chapter and that the sacking of Jaswant Singh ... Read more...

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Farmers’ suicides of great concern, says Clinton


July 20th, 2009 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Sunday said farmers need financial security to prevent them committing suicide as has been happening in India, and stop them from ... Read more...

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Katie Price ‘to do a Madge; adopt an orphan’


July 19th, 2009 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 19 (ANI): Katie Price is set to follow in the footsteps of Queen of Pop Madonna by adopting an orphan to get over her breakup with husband Peter Andre, ... Read more...

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Men more likely to be lonely in old age


June 11th, 2009 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 11 (IANS) Men plan for their financial security in retirement but not for their happiness, according to the latest report. Unless men build social and leisure networks, they could find ... Read more...

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