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Landslides block Srinagar-Jammu highway


August 4th, 2012 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 4 (IANS) The Srinagar-Jammu highway was closed Saturday following landslides in Ramban sector."Heavy rains triggered landslides in the Ramban sector of the Srinagar-Jammu road Saturday morning," a senior ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Bitter row over humble samosa in Pakistan


July 26th, 2012 - 12:07 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 26 (IANS) Pakistanis will have to shell out more for samosas following a Supreme Court ruling, a move that has left a leading Pakistani daily wondering whether it ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

South Korea’s retail sales retreat


July 19th, 2012 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, July 19 (IANS) Sales at South Korea's major discount outlets and department stores retreated last month due to weak demand for groceries and clothes, a government report showed Thursday.Total ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

‘Changing plate’s colour helps you shed weight’


June 17th, 2012 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 17 (IANS) Scientists have suggested an easy way out for those who want to shed pounds. They should simply change the colour of their plates. People tend to ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

‘Safe’ sensor detects hidden explosives


December 22nd, 2011 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 22 (IANS) Unlike X-ray scanners, a new sensor can detect objects hidden in thick cardboard or plastic packages, including knives and explosives, without emitting harmful rays. Researchers at ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Christmas crime spree to cost shops 1 bn pounds


December 3rd, 2011 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 3 (IANS) High street shops are braced for a 1 billion-pound crimewave over Christmas and New Year, a media report said Saturday.Shoplifters are expected to steal goods worth ... Read more...

Posted in World |

EU grants protected status for Darjeeling tea


October 26th, 2011 - 12:15 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, Oct 26 (IANS) The European Union (EU) has registered India's Darjeeling tea as a Protected Geographical Indication (PGI), that seek to protect product names from misuse and imitation.It is ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Belarusian President warns action against protesters


June 15th, 2011 - 5:04 am ICT by IANS
Minsk, June 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko said Tuesday he will clampdown hard on anyone found protesting against an export ban on fuel and certain goods, the Belta ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Kate Middleton’s mum sends sales of Dukan Diet soaring


March 28th, 2011 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 28 (ANI): Ever since Kate Middleton's mum Carole revealed she is a fan of Dukan Diet, the sales for the book have gone up.It has become the best-selling diet ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Groupon’s Contentious Advertisement On Tibet At The Super Bowl Irks Innumerable Americans


February 7th, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
February 7, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): The advertisement of Groupon on Tibet, which was displayed at the recent Super Bowl, has disturbed and enraged numberless Americans. The advertisement initially illustrates tranquil ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

Mexican Envoy In Britain Complains To BBC About The Supposedly Offensive Slurs In Its Well-liked Program, ‘Top Gear’


February 2nd, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
February 2, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): The Mexican envoy in London, Eduardo Mora, has inscribed an epistle in a state of indignation to the BBC’s directors to complain about the offensive ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

A 19th century square spells Egypt’s new liberation


February 2nd, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Feb 2 (IANS) It was a Mubarak who designed a new town square in the millenia-old Cairo which has turned into the fountain head of Egypt's unrest that is now sweeping ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

New York Senator, Charles Schumer, Voices The Need To Ban The Drugs Vended Discreetly As ‘Bath Salts’


January 31st, 2011 - 10:18 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 31, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): The Democratic American Senator from New York, Charles Schumer, desires that the federal administration forbid the vending of the fresh designer drugs, referred to as ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Cameron Diaz Remarks That Snoop Dogg Vended Her Marijuana In High School


January 21st, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
: Hollywood’s gorgeous actress, Cameron Diaz, has remarked in the TV program, ‘Lopez Tonight’, that she was a consumer of marijuana in high school, with the rap megastar, Snoop Dogg, a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Kristen Stewart Appears Attractive In ‘Vogue’ In All Her Pictures Except The One With Excessive Photoshop


January 20th, 2011 - 10:12 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 20, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The gorgeous Kristen Stewart is the female star of the successful vampirish series of movies, ‘Twilight’, in which she is accompanied by her ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

USDA Discloses New Rules That Will Govern Lunches In U.S. Schools In An Effort To Increase The Lunches’ Nutritional Value


January 14th, 2011 - 10:15 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 14, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): Students in American schools may have to voice adieu to lunchroom classics such as tater tots as well as chocolate milk. On Thursday, the American ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Jay-Z Invests In A Chicken Joint At Brooklyn Thereby Broadening His Business Empire


January 14th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 14, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): 41-year-old Jay-Z, the famous songster of ’99 Problems’, has resolved to invest in a chicken restaurant’s franchise. Jay-Z has made up his mind to increase ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Young Folks Crave Self-Esteem Even More Than Sexual Activities, As Per A New Psychological Study


January 12th, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 12, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): Young people crave to experience boosts to their self-esteem more than they desire even sexual activities and cash, as per a fresh study executed by ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Tomatoes ‘contain nutrient that prevents vascular diseases’


January 7th, 2011 - 3:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 6 (ANI): Scientists in Japan have discovered that tomatoes contain a nutrient, which could tackle the onset of vascular diseases.The research has revealed that an extracted compound, 9-oxo-octadecadienoic, has ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Ginnifer Goodwin, Of ‘Big Love’, Has Been Dieting With Weight Watchers Since She Was 9


December 22nd, 2010 - 10:10 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
December 22, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Ginnifer Goodwin is the celebrity of HBO’s ‘Big Love’ and of the film, ‘He’s Just Not That Into You’. She has now divulged ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Hotline Of Butterball Is Accessible Now For The Preparation Of Scrumptious Turkeys


November 25th, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 25, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Butterball is one of the recognized and reputable brands of turkey and other poultry items that are engendered by Butterball LLC, which is a business ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

San Franciscan Mayor Vetoes The Ban On The Vending Of ‘Happy Meals’ With Kids’ Toys


November 14th, 2010 - 8:45 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 14, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Mayor of San Francisco, Gavin Newsom, has utilized his veto power to annul a prohibition on sales of McDonald’s Happy Meals with kids’ toys. The ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Haryana to implement strict ban on plastic bags, containers


November 14th, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 14 (IANS) Haryana will strictly implement a ban on the manufacture, sale, distribution and use of virgin and recycled plastic carry bags, Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda said here Sunday. ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

American Female Wolfs 181 Chicken Wings In A Competition In Buffalo


September 7th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, September 7, 2010 (Just Flashed): Sonya Thomas, an American, happens to be a rapacious consumer of foodstuffs and is rather well-known. She is referred to as "The Black Widow.' She devoured ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Barack Obama Asserts His Devotion Towards Bettering The Condition Of The American Middle Class


September 4th, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, September 4, 2010 (Just Flashed): American President, Barack Obama, has mentioned that a vigorous financial system in America requires lively Main Streets and a blooming middle class. The existence of these ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Indonesian volcano erupts for second time (Lead)


August 30th, 2010 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Aug 30 (DPA) Mount Sinabung on the Indonesian island of Sumatra Monday erupted for a second time in as many days, forcing thousands of residents to join the more than 20,000 ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Actress Christina Applegate Remarks That Pregnancy Has Made Her A Gluttonous Consumer Of Foodstuffs


August 29th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 29, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): 38-year-old Christina Applegate happens to be an American actress, who is broadly recognized for her enactment of the character of Kelly Bundy on the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Arizonian Father Accused Of Positioning His Infant In A Freezer


August 28th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, August 28, 2010 (Just Flashed): The police personnel of Chandler in Arizona have divulged that a male of Phoenix named Chance Kracke has been conferred an absolutely gruesome charge. He has ... Read more...

Posted in World |

New Study Published In ‘Biology Letters’ Challenges The Theory Of Evolution Of The Famed Charles Darwin


August 25th, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 25, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A new study has the potential to shudder the very fundamentals of Darwin's theory of evolution. This study has mentioned that 'living space', and not ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Man Sentenced For Faking Seizures At Restaurants


August 13th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 13, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A 43-year-old man of Baltimore named Andrew Palmer has been sentenced to 18 months in prison on account of faking seizures to dodge the ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Doughnut Burgers And Deep-Fried Butter Represent The Popular New Foods At The State Fairs In America


August 11th, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 11, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The Hoosier family gained colossal recognition for being responsible for the previous year’s bacon, loaded with chocolate, at the Indiana State Fair. The family is ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Helicopter On A Salvage Mission Salvages Three Marooned Individuals On An Alaskan Glacier


August 11th, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, August 11, 2010 (Just Flashed): Three individuals had been marooned on an Alaskan glacier for two days on account of the collapse of their tiny jet, which was being utilized for ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Dry Pet Food Connected To The Outbreak Of Salmonella In Human Beings


August 10th, 2010 - 7:57 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 10, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Health bureaucrats in America have divulged that numerous tots there became unsuspecting victims of illnesses between January 2006 and October 2008 subsequent to the foodstuffs ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Leh tragedy toll 121, no foreign tourist dead or missing (Third Lead)


August 7th, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 7 (IANS) The death toll in Friday's cloudburst tragedy in Leh town has risen to 121 while 500 people are still missing, officials said Saturday. No foreign tourist was ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Curfew continues in Kashmir, supplies run short


August 6th, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 6 (IANS) Curfew continued in Srinagar and in other major towns in the Kashmir Valley Friday to prevent violent protests that have claimed 48 lives since June. People are facing ... Read more...

Posted in National |

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