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Cities named ‘Dull’ and ‘Boring’ also set to pair up


June 6th, 2012 - 8:51 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Boring, June 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A US town named Boring has voted in favor of pairing with the Scottish village of Dull, situated in Perthshire.Boring, situated in the state of Oregon, is ... Read more...

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Australia commits NSG support for India


May 3rd, 2012 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) Citing India's "very good" non-proliferation track record, Australia Thursday committed to support its membership in international atomic export control regimes, including the Nuclear Suppliers Group ... Read more...

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Kirsten keen to coach South African team


April 11th, 2011 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Johannesburg, Apr 11 (ANI): Former Indian coach Gary Kirsten, who stepped down after guiding Team India to its second World Cup, now wants to take up the top job in South Africa ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Pakistan has not yet requested Britain for Musharraf’s extradition: Cameron


April 6th, 2011 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 6(ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron has said that his government has not yet received any formal application from Pakistan for the extradition of former military ruler Pervez Musharraf ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Two criminals of France claim they fathered MEP Rachida Dati’s love child


March 12th, 2011 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 12 (ANI): Two murderers in France have claimed that they fathered MEP Rachida Dati's love child after a wild sex session in a locked prison room.When Dati, 45, gave birth ... Read more...

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I hope you keel over with your tarts: Ronaldinho’s ex texts Berlusconi


February 10th, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 10 (ANI): Brazilian footballer Ronaldinho's ex-girlfriend has been accused of texting Italy's Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi that she hopes he keels over with his tarts.TV beauty Sara Tommasi, 29, allegedly ... Read more...

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Banda rape case: Krishna Tirath calls for harsh punishment for accused lawmaker


January 18th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/Banda, Jan 18 (ANI): Minister of State for Women and Child Development Krishna Tirath on Tuesday asked for stern judicial proceedings and severe punishment for Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) MLA ... Read more...

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Banda rape case: Supreme Court to hear plea for judicial probe on Friday


January 17th, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 17 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to consider a plea for a judicial probe into the alleged rape of a dalit girl by Bahujan Samaj Party ... Read more...

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Al Jazeera, France 24 upbeat on Indian market


December 8th, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) Al Jazeera English and France 24, which have been given downlinking rights by the information and broadcasting ministry, are banking on a surge of interest in ... Read more...

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Malaysian school for pregnant teens gets its first pupils


September 20th, 2010 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 20 (IANS) Malaysia's first 'School of Hope' for pregnant teenagers began its work Monday with five girls joining it. Four Malays and an ethnic Chinese students resumed their studies ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Dhaka seeks easier browsing in Bengali on the Internet


February 22nd, 2010 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 22 (IANS) Bangladesh has filed an application with the global internet body to facilitate easier browsing on the net in Bengali. Prime minister Sheikh Hasina filed the formal ... Read more...

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Apex court softens stand on Lucknow’s Ambedkar park


January 28th, 2010 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday softened its stand on the Uttar Pradesh government building a memorial to Dalit leaders in Lucknow's sprawling Ambedkar park. A bench of Justice H.S. ... Read more...

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Around 2,000 men participate in a group-shaving event in Mumbai


December 15th, 2009 - 8:27 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Dec 15(ANI): Around 2,000 men participated in a group-shaving event in Mumbai to create a record on Monday.They claimed to have entered the Limca book of world records, as the ... Read more...

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Penang Govt. ready to allot land for Malay Tamil schools


May 21st, 2009 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Penang (Malaysia), May 21 (ANI): Penang Deputy Chief Minister Prof Dr P. Ramasamy has said that the Penang Government is ready to allot land for Tamil schools in Malaysia.For this, schools ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

ICC asks BCCI to meet ICL officials


October 14th, 2008 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Oct 14 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) Board has asked Indian cricket board president Shashank Manohar to meet the officials of the rebel Indian Cricket League (ICL).The decision was taken ... Read more...

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Hindus in Malaysia offer special prayers for detained Hindraf activists


December 31st, 2007 - 1:43 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, Dec 31 (ANI): Hindus residing in Malaysia gathered in large numbers at various temples in the country to offer their prayers for the early release of detained activists of the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Residents protest proposed azaan at Oxford mosque


December 27th, 2007 - 7:16 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec.27 (ANI): Oxford residents, faculty and students have reportedly raised a stink over a plan by Muslim leaders to broadcast the Islamic call to prayer (Azaan) from the Oxford Central Mosque ... Read more...

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Hindraf leaders file for right to appear at court hearing


December 27th, 2007 - 1:23 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, Dec 27 (ANI): Five Hindu Rights Action Force (Hindraf) leaders detained under the Internal Security Act have submitted a formal application for them to be present at a habeas corpus ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

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