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US in touch with India on Maldives issue


April 7th, 2012 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, April 7 (IANS) The US is in touch with India over the situation in the Maldives, a US embassy official has said.The US appreciates work other countries are undertaking ... Read more...

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SRK’s opus likely to be out next year


December 11th, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) Weighing an incredible 37 kg, running up to 800 pages and consisting of exclusive content including fascinating extracts from Shahrukh Khan's personal diary, "King Khan ... Read more...

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Butt and Aamer’s appeals rejected


November 23rd, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 23 (IANS) Pakistan cricketers Salman Butt and Mohammad Aamer's appeals against their sentences for a spot-fixing scam were rejected Wednesday. "The pair were not present at the Court of ... Read more...

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Now, a radio toaster to save kitchen space


February 24th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 24 (ANI): A new gadget that can help save kitchen space has emerged in the form of a radio toaster, which allows consumers to heat up their bread while listening ... Read more...

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Can’t quit smoking? Blame it on faulty brain receptor


February 1st, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 1 (IANS) Do you know why it is so fiendishly difficult to quit smoking - because of a faulty receptor in the brain. It can lead to an uncontrollable ... Read more...

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Scientists shed light on why some people cannot give up nicotine


January 31st, 2011 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 31 (ANI): New anti-smoking treatments could be on their way as scientists have found why some people are unable to get rid of their tobacco addiction.A team at the Scripps ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Dog killed for chewing on Bible


January 26th, 2011 - 12:15 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Columbia, Jan 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A South Carolina woman claims that she had instruction from God to kill an ‘evil’ dog that ate her Bible.65-year-old Miriam Fowler Smith hung and burned her ... Read more...

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Healthy UK women demanding gastric bands to stay thin


January 18th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 18 (ANI): Cosmetic surgery companies in the UK have revealed that more and more healthy women are demanding gastric bands in a bid to stay thin and avoid going to ... Read more...

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Hottest chili pepper in the world is Naga Viper


December 6th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Naga Viper is now the world’s hottest chili pepper. It takes the title from the “ghost chili” which was considered as the hottest pepper.The Naga ... Read more...

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Paint-peeling Naga Viper chili pepper set to become world’s spiciest


December 5th, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 5 (ANI): The Naga Viper will soon be named the hottest chili in the world.The Naga Viper, a cross between three of the hottest exiting varieties, is so hot ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Naga Viper Named World’s Hottest Chili Pepper


December 5th, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Naga Viper which has earned the position of the hottest chili pepper of the world in recent times is not a product of either Mexico ... Read more...

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Researchers find the ‘liberal gene’


October 29th, 2010 - 1:11 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Researchers have discovered that a gene called “DRD4” or “the liberal gene” is responsible for particular ideologies. The new work was contained in the journal The ... Read more...

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Gene that predisposes some people to have liberal outlook found


October 28th, 2010 - 11:53 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 28 (ANI): A new study has raised the possibility that taking a liberal stand in politics might be the result of carrying a certain gene.The study from the University of ... Read more...

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World’s hottest chilli is ‘hot enough to strip paint’


October 21st, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, 0ct 21 (ANI): Brit growers continue to hold the record for the world's hottest chilli for the third time in a year.The new record holder is the Naga Viper chilli from ... Read more...

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Review Of Dexter - ‘Beauty And The Beast’


October 19th, 2010 - 3:29 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 19, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): This week’s theme in ‘Dexter’ revolved around the new character, Lumen, who made a surprise entry in Dexter’s life.  Surprisingly, the theme for this week’s episode ... Read more...

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Dexter Comes Across A Mysterious Woman In “Dexter” Season 5 Episode 4


October 18th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) "Dexter" season 5 episode 4 was aired on Showtime last night and the twists and turns of the episode kept the audience riveted to their seats ... Read more...

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Dexter Moves On!


October 13th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 13, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Everybody loves Julia Stiles, especially when she plays a possible love interest to the recently bereaved Dexter.  Rita (Dexter’s wife) dies at the finale of last ... Read more...

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Dexter Is Back In Action!


October 12th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 12, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): America’s favorite serial killer is back in action with the Season 5 and he is finally out of mourning. The first two episodes of Dexter Season ... Read more...

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US donates equipment to Sri Lanka Air Force (With Images)


August 23rd, 2010 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Aug 23 (IANS) Officials of the US embassy presented the Sri Lanka Air Force Rs.674 million ($6 million) in equipment to enhance maritime security, the embassy said Monday. At a ... Read more...

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Harry Potter To Be Taught In Durhan University


August 21st, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 21, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Good news for Harry Potter fans! Even though the last movie of the series will be ending by next year, Potterites can study their favorite teen ... Read more...

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Bubba Watson Talks Wife, Golf, Life After Taking First Round Lead


August 13th, 2010 - 7:06 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Aug 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Considering that he is without any formal training and without practice, Bubba Watson became the biggest proof of the fact that it is important to enjoy ... Read more...

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Tendulkar’s blood used to prepare special edition of his biography


July 20th, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 20(ANI): A luxury book publisher has said that it would bring out a special edition of Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar's biography with its signature page mixed with the ... Read more...

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Riley Sheahan Drafted By Detroit Red Wings As The 21st Pick


June 26th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Detroit, June 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Notre Dame center Riley Sheahan was drafted by Detroit Red Wings as the 21st pick in the NHL draft on Friday. Reportedly, Detroit Red Wings ... Read more...

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Ducks Score With Emerson Etem


June 26th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar June 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Anaheim Ducks fans had something to cheer about in the otherwise subdued NHL Drafts on Friday. No.17 pick Emerson Etem, the speedy center from Long ... Read more...

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Waqar Younis may soon replace Intikhab Alam as Pakistani coach


December 14th, 2009 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Dec. 14 (ANI): Former fast fowler Waqar Younis's appointment as the Pakistan team's new fielding and bowling coach for the Australian tour is part of a bigger picture. The Pakistani Cricket ... Read more...

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Michael Jackson Opus will pop with unseen lyrics, pictures


August 28th, 2009 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 28 (ANI): An official book documenting Michael Jackson's life may soon be out, and it will include some of his own artworks starting right from his childhood days.Michael Jackson ... Read more...

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Judy or Joshua are Britain’s happiest names, while Lynn or Ben most miserable


March 28th, 2009 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 28 (ANI): People named Judy or Joshua are likely to be the happiest in Britain, and those called Lynn or Ben the most miserable.This suggestion comes from Dr David ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Friends really do influence our moods


December 31st, 2008 - 11:43 am ICT by ANI
London, Dec 31 (ANI): Having really bad mood swings? Well, dont blame the weather, your love handles or your job, for the culprit is your friend, says new study.Yes, you heard ... Read more...

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Wendy Richard comforts Jade Goody during cancer battle


October 10th, 2008 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London Oct 10 (ANI): Cancer struck Jade Goody is being consoled by fellow celebrity sufferer Wendy Richard, who is fighting an aggressive form of the disease.According to a pal, Goody ... Read more...

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Wendy Richard lifts the lid on her departure from EastEnders


October 6th, 2008 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 6 (ANI): Former EastEnders actress Wendy Richard has spoken out about why she left the BBC soap after 21 years.The 65-year-old, who has revealed that she is dying of ... Read more...

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Horses forced to wear nappies in England to keep streets clean!


September 12th, 2008 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 12 (ANI): Horses at a popular seaside resort in Blackpool, England, are being forced to wear nappies following a new regulation to help clean up the streets. The regulation ... Read more...

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Satan’’s Ashes, a curry that requires makers to wear masks while handling!


July 27th, 2008 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 27 (ANI): Hotness has got a new definition, courtesy a curry called Satan''s Ashes, which requires its makers and staff to wear masks and rubber gloves to handle it.Touted ... Read more...

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90pc UK dry cleaners fail stain test!


March 20th, 2008 - 4:47 pm ICT by admin
London, Mar 20 (ANI): Ninety percent of dry cleaning shops in the UK have failed a stain test by a consumer watchdog.Consumer body Which? sent clothes covered with three different kinds ... Read more...

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