Drunk man chokes 70,000 chickens to death in US

August 29th, 2012 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 29 (IANS) A man in the US has been charged with killing 70,000 chickens in a single booze-fuelled night.Joshua Shelton, 21, cut off power to a battery chicken ... Read more...

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Maharashtra governor welcomes peacock trophy (With images)

July 2nd, 2012 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 2 (IANS) Moved by the gesture of a taxidermist, Maharashtra Governor K. Sankaranarayanan was elated when the preserved trophy of his favourite peacock, which died in May, was ... Read more...

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Chinese female astronaut candidate was a hero pilot

June 11th, 2012 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 11 (IANS) One of China's two female astronaut candidates was once a hero pilot who successfully dealt with a mid-air emergency.Liu Yang was taking part in a routine ... Read more...

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Sarus cranes seen in Pakistan after a decade

May 27th, 2012 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 27 (IANS) Sarus cranes, the world's tallest flying bird, is back in Pakistan after more than a decade, wildlife experts have said.A pair sighted in Nagarparkar in Sindh ... Read more...

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Sheep dog course for stressed executives is a hit

March 16th, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Mar 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) City executives often complain about being stressed of work. There are a lot of ways that one can de-stress but one shepherd has come out with a ... Read more...

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Crystal Cathedral’s senior pastor Sheila Schuller Coleman is all set to start a new church

March 12th, 2012 - 11:57 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
California, Mar 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a major shock to the Garden Grove community, the senior pastor at The Crystal Cathedral – Sheila Schuller Coleman announced that she is all set to ... Read more...

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Goa Catholic priest, 500 others booked for assaulting cops

February 26th, 2012 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 26 (IANS) A Catholic priest and 500 others have been booked for assaulting two Special Branch personnel of the Goa police at the Velim church late Saturday night.Sources ... Read more...

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Radhasoami members flock to Agra

January 25th, 2012 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Jan 25 (IANS) Braving the winter chill, hundreds of thousands of followers of the Radhasoami sect began a two-day meeting Wednesday in this Taj Mahal city of Agra, witnesses ... Read more...

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Cubans flock to apply for new housing subsidy

January 18th, 2012 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
Havana, Jan 18 (IANS/EFE) The Cuban government accepted more than 1,300 applications for subsidies to either repair or build homes on the first day the measure went into effect, official ... Read more...

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Pakistani TB patients tell a different story - through photos

January 17th, 2012 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 17 (IANS) A caged parrot, a flock of pigeons about to take off, a young girl with bright eyes and a ladder that signifies the resolve to stand ... Read more...

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Cockatoos under threat of extinction

January 5th, 2012 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 5 (IANS) Black cockatoos, once numbering in tens of thousands and believed to "fly and call when rain is on the way", could become extinct within 50 years. ... Read more...

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Something fishy happening on Norway beach

January 4th, 2012 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 4 (IANS) Experts in Norway have been left baffled since finding thousands of fish, weighing about 20 tonnes, lying on a beach.Experts were stunned after so many dead ... Read more...

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Kamat sold out to real estate lobby: Goa church

December 1st, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 1 (IANS) The Goa church Thursday rejected a much touted futuristic land use plan formulated by the state government and accused Chief Minister Digambar Kamat of selling out ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Magnets help fight prostate cancer

November 9th, 2011 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 9 (IANS) Magnetic force can help treat prostate cancer in men, say experts.Unlike chemotherapy and radiotherapy, the treatment can kill cancerous cells without harming healthy tissue, Daily Mail ... Read more...

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over 10,000 migratory birds reach Orissa national park

October 27th, 2011 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Oct 27 (IANS) At least 10,000 migratory birds from places as far as Siberia and Iraq have arrived in the Bhitarkanika National Park in Orissa's Kendrapara district, an official ... Read more...

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Sheep rustling is on the rise in UK

October 4th, 2011 - 8:08 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Oct 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Farmers in Britain and Scotland are being forced to count their losses after the incidents of sheep rustling rose by more than 80 percent. The first eight ... Read more...

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Baa! Sheep can memorise 50 other sheep faces

October 3rd, 2011 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 3 (IANS) Sheep may have a reputation for being dumb, but when it involves recognising their own or their friends and foes, they have excellent memories.Graeme Martin, professor ... Read more...

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Blood donors flock to help blast victims

September 7th, 2011 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Volunteers flocked to donate blood at the Ram Manohar Lohia (RML) Hospital where most of the victims of the Delhi High Court blast were rushed ... Read more...

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Devotees flock Puttaparthi to pay last respects to Sathya Sai Baba

April 25th, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by ANI
Puttaparthi, Apr 25 (ANI): Scores of devotees across the world poured into Puttaparthi to get a last glimpse of late spiritual leader Sathya Sai Baba, whose body has been kept in ... Read more...

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Barack Obama ‘racially abused as boy in Indonesia’

April 22nd, 2011 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 22 (ANI): US President Barack Obama was subjected to racial abuse as a child in Indonesia, according to a new book about his mother's troubled life.The forthcoming book, 'A ... Read more...

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Justice Iyer apologizes to Rahul Gandhi

April 18th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 18 (ANI): Former Supreme Court judge V R Krishna Iyer, who had launched a scathing attack on Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi, on Monday sent an apology letter ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi ‘far away from being a good political leader’: Ex-SC judge

April 17th, 2011 - 9:18 pm ICT by ANI
Ernakulam (Kerala), Apr 17(ANI): Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi is not mature enough to take up responsible tasks concerning the nation, former Supreme Court judge Justice V.R. Krishna Iyer said on ... Read more...

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Thousands flock to join Indian Army in Kashmir (Lead)

February 19th, 2011 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 19 (IANS) More than 8,000 Kashmiri young men Saturday thronged a recruitment rally in Kashmir Valley's Ganderbal district to join the Indian Army.Braving rain and sleet, the youths reached the ... Read more...

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Sheep are smart enough to make ‘executive decisions’

February 12th, 2011 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 12 (ANI): Unlike previously thought, sheep are actually so smart that they make 'executive decisions', have long memories and can remember friends for two years.University of Cambridge researchers have said ... Read more...

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Malay Hindus flock to Batu Caves to celebrate Thaipusam Festival

January 20th, 2011 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Jan.20 (ANI): Hindu devotees and tourists flocked to Malaysia's Batu Caves on Thursday to observe the colourful Hindu festival of Thaipusam.The annual Thaipusam festival is an event of thanksgiving and ... Read more...

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Shaun Marcum Likely To Be Sent To The Milwaukee Brewers

December 6th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Dec 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Its time for deals. With the onset of the Major League Baseball's Winter meetings a numerous deals are waiting to be struck. News on the front ... Read more...

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Flock of flamingos gathered in shape of flamingo caught on camera

November 23rd, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 23 (ANI): A flock of flamingos in Mexico has been photographed forming the shape of a big flamingo.Photographer Bobby Haas was trailing a flock of flamingos from a helicopter in ... Read more...

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US Military Plane Engulfed by Ball of Birds

November 18th, 2010 - 11:01 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a series of photos that look as though they were taken right out of a scene from Alfred Hitchcock’s ‘The Birds’, a United States Naval ... Read more...

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Will Kat’s Flat Abs Be One Of The USP’S Of ‘Tees Maar Khan’?

November 10th, 2010 - 12:21 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 10, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Katrina Kaif is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful, talented and gorgeous actresses in B-town these days. It is a matter of great pride to possess ... Read more...

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Rachael Leigh Cook Campaigns Against Airbrush Manipulation

October 26th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Washington actress Rachael Leigh Cook condemns the new trend of airbrushing the images of actresses and models. However, she is even more worried about the fact ... Read more...

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Making Strides Against Breast Cancer For Awareness Month

October 2nd, 2010 - 12:22 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) All over the United States during the month of October, walks, marches, and events are scheduled to raise money for the cause of breast cancer research. October is ... Read more...

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How bird flocks move in unison

September 16th, 2010 - 4:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington Sept 16 (ANI): They don't have a leader and yet bird flocks often move in surprising synchronicity, a phenomenon which has remained puzzling to many researchers.Now, a new study has ... Read more...

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Lesbians flock to Greece’s Lesbos island for festival

September 15th, 2010 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 15 (ANI): Lesbos island in Greece witnessed huge numbers of lesbians from across Europe who have gathered there for the tenth annual International Women's Festival.Since a decade of its ... Read more...

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Venu Nagavally, Kerala’s eternal Devdas, sleeps (Obituary)

September 10th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Harish C. Menon In a way, Venu Nagavally, the veteran Malayalam movie-maker who passed away Thursday, is happy now. He has finally met the object of his affection -- death -- one ... Read more...

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Road accidents claim about 130 lives in Indonesian

September 9th, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Sep 9 (DPA) At least 128 people have been killed in road accidents this week as millions of Indonesians home to celebrate the Muslim festival of Eid ul-Fitr, local media reports ... Read more...

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