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Today is the “Presidents’ Day”


February 20th, 2012 - 8:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Feb 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Americans celebrate the Presidents’ Day on the 20th of February 2012. The day is used to mark the birthday of America’s first President George Washington which falls ... Read more...

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Saina loses to Jiang Yanjiao in Korea Open quarters


January 6th, 2012 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) Saina Nehwal went down 17-21, 10-21 to China's Jiang Yanjiao in the women's singles quarterfinals of the Korea Open Superseries badminton event in Seoul Friday, ... Read more...

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Fischer, Pedersen Denmark’s badminton players of the year


December 30th, 2011 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Dec 30 (IANS) Denmark's badminton mixed doubles champions Joachim Fischer and Christinna Pedersen have been named badminton players of the year 2011.The pair was voted shortly after successfully defending ... Read more...

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Gutta, Ponnappa in quarterfinals of China Open


November 24th, 2011 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Nov 24 (IANS) India's Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa defeated Iris Wang and Rena Wang of USA 21-9, 21-12 to move into the women's doubles quarterfinals of the China ... Read more...

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Saina crashes out of Denmark Open


October 20th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) India's Saina Nehwal crashed out of the women's singles second round of the Denmark Open badminton with a 19-21, 13-21 loss to Tzu Ying Tai ... Read more...

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Saina in quarterfinals of World Badminton championships


August 12th, 2011 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) India's Saina Nehwal moved into the quarterfinals of the World Badminton Championships after her opponent Pui Yin Yip of Hong Kong conceded the match here Thursday.Sixth ... Read more...

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Saina in third round of World Badminton


August 10th, 2011 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 10 (IANS) India's Saina Nehwal defeated Chloe Magee of Ireland 21-10, 21-7 to move into the third round of World Badminton Championships here Wednesday.The sixth seeded Indian, who ... Read more...

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Reynolds dating German model


March 8th, 2011 - 3:16 am ICT by IANS
London, March 8 (IANS) Actor Ryan Reynolds has reportedly found his love interest in a German model, just after three months of filing for divorce from actress Scarlett Johansson.The "Proposal" ... Read more...

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‘Good friends’ Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner spotted together


March 7th, 2011 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
New York, March 07 (ANI): Scarlett Johansson, who is rumoured to be hooked-up with Sean Penn, was recently spotted sharing drinks with Jeremy Renner.The pair, who appeared to be "good friends," ... Read more...

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Die Hard director goes to jail for perjury


October 5th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 5 (ANI): John McTiernan, director of the Die Hard films, has been sentenced to one year in prison for perjury.McTiernan was also involved in lying to officials in a wiretapping ... Read more...

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Ryanair pilot’s cost cutting idea: replace boss Michael O’Leary


September 15th, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 15 (ANI): A senior Ryanair pilot has proposed a novel way for the budget carrier to save even more money - replacing boss Michael O'Leary with cabin crewmember.Morgan Fischer outlined ... Read more...

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Genius, Boggling, Frustrating- Viewers Baffled With Inception’s Ending


July 18th, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri New York, July 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Christopher Nolan's newest offering "Inception" has turned out to be a bafflement for many viewers. With Christopher Nolan re-arranging his gray matter in a ... Read more...

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Ryan Seacrest Stalker Receives Maximum Prison Sentence


June 15th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angeles, June 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Noted radio host Ryan Seacrest can now breath a sign of relief. A man who was accused of stalking the "American Idol" presenter has ... Read more...

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India signs MoUs with Czech Republic, seek help for combating terrorism


June 9th, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
Prague (Czech Republic), June 9 (ANI): India signed three Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs) with the Czech Republic here on Tuesday.There primarily pertain to economic cooperation and social security between both nations.India's Junior ... Read more...

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Czech minister offers to quit over alleged relationship


March 11th, 2010 - 8:19 am ICT by IANS
Prague, March 11 (DPA) Czech Prime Minister Jan Fischer refused late Wednesday to accept the resignation of Human Rights Minister Michael Kocab, who offered to step aside over media reports alleging that ... Read more...

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“The Cove” Bags Oscar As Best Feature Documentary


March 8th, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angeles, Mar 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Louie Psihoyos directed documentary "The Cove" grabbed the Oscar for the best feature documentary in the 82nd Academy Awards ceremony which was held ... Read more...

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Courtney Love’s to tour Europe with reformed band Hole


January 13th, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 13 (ANI): Courtney Love is set to tour Europe with her reformed band Hole.The band formed in 1989 consisted of Love, Eric Erlandson and Melissa Auf der Maur and was ... Read more...

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FIFA boss under pressure to come clean on contract controversy


December 28th, 2009 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 28 (ANI): FIFA president Sepp Blatter has been found to be involved in a contract controversy after it became clear that he oversaw the award of a World Cup contract ... Read more...

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Tit-for-tat expulsions in Russia, Czech spy row


August 19th, 2009 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
Prague, Aug 18 (DPA) Russia has expelled two Czech Republic diplomats Tuesday, following a move by Prague to dismiss two Russian diplomats over suspicion of spying. The two countries have been at loggerheads ... Read more...

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Czech Republic expels two Russian diplomats


August 18th, 2009 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
Warsaw, Aug 17 (RIA Novosti) The Czech Republic has expelled two Russian diplomats, the CTK news agency reported Monday. It identified one as a deputy military attache.Czech Prime Minister Jan Fischer has refused ... Read more...

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EU’s Barroso confirms bid for a second mandate


June 9th, 2009 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, June 9 (DPA) The head of the European Union's executive Tuesday formally confirmed that he wants to hold onto his job for another five years. "The President of the European Council (of ... Read more...

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Sperm-like nano-devices may revolutionise drug delivery inside the body


May 28th, 2009 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 28 (ANI): A team of scientists, including an Indian-origin reserahcer, are working on remote-controlled nano-devices that look like sperm that may one day deliver drugs to where they are needed ... Read more...

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Anand receives Chess Oscar for the sixth time


May 8th, 2009 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Baku, (Azerbaijan), May 8 (IANS) India's Grand Master Viswanathan Anand received his sixth Chess Oscar and third in a row before the start of the President Cup here. Anand, who ... Read more...

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Einstein’s doctorate diploma to be auctioned


March 7th, 2009 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
Geneva, March 7 (DPA) An art house in Switzerland will auction off this summer the doctorate diploma issued to Albert Einstein from the school of mathematics and natural sciences at Zurich University, ... Read more...

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