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Supreme Court comes to rescue of Vrindavan widows


August 3rd, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) Irked over the insensitivity towards abandoned widows in Vrindavan, the Supreme Court Friday said India was the only country where every day people distribute free ... Read more...

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‘Anna ki Rasoi’: Free food for all at MMRDA ground


December 27th, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 27 (IANS) As activist Anna Hazare sought to egg on the crowd at the MMRDA ground here to fight for a strong Lokpal bill, a Good ... Read more...

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Amritsar joins pilgrim cities’ pledge to go green


November 7th, 2011 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 7 (IANS) The newly formed Green Pilgrimage Network, of which the Sikh holy city of Amritsar is the only member from South Asia, has pledged to take a ... Read more...

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Putin’s birthday triggers Twitter flash mob


October 8th, 2011 - 5:33 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, who celebrated his 59th birthday Friday, caused a Twitter flash mob with a hashtag devoted to his birthday topping the ... Read more...

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Hazare’s fast is feast for homeless


August 23rd, 2011 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) They're homeless and consider themselves lucky if they get one square meal a day. Now, thanks to Anna Hazare's fast against corruption, they have found ... Read more...

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New Thai PM accused of buying votes with noodles


July 9th, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, July 9 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Newly elected Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra was accused of buying votes with noodles, a media report said Saturday.The Election Commission has launched a probe ... Read more...

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President offers prayers at Tirupati


July 7th, 2011 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 7 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil and her husband Devisingh Shekhawat Thursday offered prayers at the famous Tirumala temple near Tirupati in Andhra Pradesh, on the occasion of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Frenzy peaks over India-Pakistan cricket clash


March 28th, 2011 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 28 (IANS) A Pakistani businessman fears he will have a heart attack if he doesn't get a ticket for the India-Pakistan World Cup semi-final; a young man ... Read more...

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Super 30 founder welcomes IIT test reforms


March 27th, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, March 27 (IANS) Anand Kumar, who founded Super 30, Bihar's widely acclaimed free coaching centre, has welcomed the reforms announced by the Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) ... Read more...

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Kerala: Left promises 2.5 million new jobs (Lead)


March 15th, 2011 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, March 15 (IANS) Kerala's ruling Left Democratic Front (LDF) Tuesday promised to generate 2.5 million new jobs, provide rice at Rs.1 a kilo and hike social pensions to at ... Read more...

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Kerala polls: Left manifesto promises 2.5 million new jobs


March 15th, 2011 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, March 15 (IANS) Kerala's ruling Left Democratic Front (LDF) Tuesday made fresh promises in its election manifesto which include 2.5 million new jobs, rice at Rs.two per kg and ... Read more...

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UK court sentences Indian restaurants’ owner for employing illegal immigrants


February 21st, 2011 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 20 (ANI): A Carlisle Crown Court Judge has sentenced the owner of three Indian restaurants to two years in jail for exploiting illegal immigrants for cash.Mohammed Rahman was caught ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama to felicitate Super 30 founder


February 17th, 2011 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Feb 17 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama will Saturday felicitate Anand Kumar, who founded Bihar's free coaching centre Super 30 and helped many underprivileged students enter the prestigious Indian ... Read more...

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Jay Z Invests In Chicken Joint Owned By Cousin


January 14th, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jay-Z has always been identified as a rap mogul, but now he would also be identified as a person with a softer side, a good family ... Read more...

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Jay Z invests in fast food joint in his native NY


January 12th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 12 (ANI): Jay Z has made a new investment to expand his business empire.The rap mogul has expanded his business domain by investing in a fast food restaurant in his ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Cold wave hits life and business in Rajastan


January 5th, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 5 (IANS) Severe cold wave conditions continued in Rajastan Wednesday, hitting normal life in many cities and also affecting the state's tourism industry.The minimum temperature was 3 to 4 degrees ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Indulge - but sensibly - to stay fit this New Year


December 29th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Shilpa Raina New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) It's the year-end with cocktail parties, sinful gastronomical delights and lots of alcohol on the cards for party hoppers. Linked with all that merry-making is ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Tribal students benefit from Chhattisgarh Govt.’s ‘Hostel Scheme’


December 20th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by ANI
Raipur, Dec 20 (ANI): In its endeavor to promote literacy in the State, particularly tribal children, the Chhattisgarh Government has launched a 'Hostel Scheme' in several interior villages.The literacy rate is ... Read more...

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British official’s stay in luxury Indian hotel frowned on


December 12th, 2010 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 12 (IANS) A top British tax official's four-night stay at a luxury Indian hotel cost the taxpayer thousands of pounds, a media report said Sunday.Dave Hartnett, Permanent Secretary for Tax ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

26/11 was a unique emotional experience: Doctor


November 24th, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
By Quaid Najmi Mumbai, Nov 24 (IANS) He is used to seeing blood and gore every day, but the mayhem wreaked by terrorists in Mumbai was "a unique emotional experience" to Keki ... Read more...

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Burger King Staff Fired After Francisco Perez Receipt Insults


November 19th, 2010 - 1:22 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Burger King fast food restaurant in Sacramento, California has fired a few of it’s employees after a customer was insulted by typed expletives on his receipt at ... Read more...

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Francisco Perez shocked to hear profanity at Burger King


November 18th, 2010 - 9:38 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sacramento, Nov 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A man was stunned to the core when he had a “F*** you” instead of the usual “Thank you” on his Burger King. The degrading words did ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Heart Attack Grill Restaurant gives free food to obese people


November 12th, 2010 - 8:52 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Call it anything that you want but a new restaurant gives you all the reason why you should not be their customer. The restaurant even goes ... Read more...

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Obesity In America May Rise By 42%


November 6th, 2010 - 9:38 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 6, 2010 (Pen Men At Work): Obesity is one of the chief health problems that has affected the United States over the past years. Children and adults in America have fallen ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Jharkhand Police reach out to locals to combat Maoists


September 10th, 2010 - 6:40 pm ICT by ANI
Palamu (Jharkhand), Sep 10 (ANI): Aiming to combat Maoists by alleviating the plight of the people, the police in Jharkhand's Palamu District organised a mass kitchen here on Friday, where they distributed ... Read more...

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Congress backs PM’s remarks on Supreme Court


September 7th, 2010 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) The Congress party Monday supported Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on his stand that the Supreme court should not get into policy formulation, with regard to the ... Read more...

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Govt. prepares comprehensive plan for construction of godowns: Pawar


August 13th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 13 (ANI): Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar on Friday said the Government has prepared a comprehensive plan for construction of godowns with 149 lakh tonnes of storage space for ... Read more...

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Distribute free food to poor: Supreme Court


August 12th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) In an order of far reaching consequences, the Supreme Court Thursday asked the central government to distribute free foodgrains to families below the poverty line. It also asked ... Read more...

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ITBP provide food and water to 4000 victims in Leh


August 8th, 2010 - 11:26 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 8 (ANI): On third day of the Rescue and Relief Operation in Leh, about 1,000 Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) personnel provided food and drinking water to over 4000 ... Read more...

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ITBP rescue 100 persons; retrieve 30 dead bodies in Leh


August 7th, 2010 - 11:36 pm ICT by ANI
Leh, Aug.7 (ANI): Indo-Tibetan Border Police rescued 100 persons and retrieved more than 30 dead bodies from the debris on Saturday, the second day of rescue operation being carried out in Leh. ... Read more...

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42 dead in suicide bombings at Lahore shrine (Fifth Lead)


July 2nd, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, July 2 (IANS) At least 42 people were killed and 175 injured in this Pakistani city as synchronised suicide bombings ripped through the famed Data Ganj Baksh shrine that was ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

42 killed, over 175 injured in twin suicide attack on Lahore shrine


July 2nd, 2010 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, July 2 (ANI): At least 42 people were killed and over 175 injured in two consecutive suicide bombings and a low intensity blast at Lahore's Hazrat Data Gunj Bukhsh shrine on ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

NABARD to promote organic farming in Kerala


July 1st, 2010 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 1 (IANS) The National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) will promote organic farming in Kerala. According to K. C. Shashidhar, NABARD chief general manager here, the initiative will be ... Read more...

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Village in centre of England opposes gypsy construction


May 3rd, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 3 (IANS) The residents of Meriden, a village said to be the centre of England, have formed a human barricade to stop gypsies from building an illegal settlement in their ... Read more...

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Three granted bail in ashram stampede


March 11th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 11 (IANS) An Uttar Pradesh court Thursday granted bail to the secretary of spiritual guru Kripaluji Maharaj, the manager of his ashram in Pratapgarh and a food contractor in connection ... Read more...

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