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Sesa admits to causing pollution in Goa village


August 29th, 2012 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Aug 29 (IANS) Sesa Goa Ltd (SGL) Wednesday admitted to "accidental misfiring" of two burners at its coke plant here causing pollution in nearby areas. But it refuted allegations ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Kate Middleton’s Cousin poses for Playboy


August 15th, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, August 15 (NEWS) Kate Middleton cousin is getting a nice sum of money through her stint with Playboy. She has now gained fame through her body figure and her talented ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Kashmir must ban construction in marshes, high slopes: Quake expert


December 15th, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 15 (IANS) A scientist who worked with US geophysicist Roger Bilham on a new report predicting a mega temblor in the Kashmir Himalayas says quake preparedness is a ... Read more...

Posted in National |

School principal suspended for cross-dressing


October 1st, 2011 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
San Juan, Oct 1 (IANS/EFE) The principal of a primary school in the western Puerto Rican town of Aguada was suspended for cross-dressing as the late Spanish singer Rocio Jurado ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Coming to terms with terror, 16 days after bombing


July 29th, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 29 (IANS) The July 13 bombings in Mumbai have already receded from the front pages, reduced to a concise 13/7 in India's terror annals. But scores of survivors ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan talks hit headlines in Pakistan


July 28th, 2011 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 28 (IANS) The India-Pakistan talks were splashed across the front pages of most Pakistani newspapers Thursday though some news websites decided not to play it up.Pakistan Foreign ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Kumaraswamy asserts Yeddyurappa tried to buy silence over graft


June 18th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 18 (IANS) Asserting that Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa had tried to "buy" his silence over graft charges, Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) leader H.D. Kumaraswamy Saturday accepted Yeddyurappa's challenge ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Maxim names Rosie Huntington-Whiteley as the hottest women for 2011


May 4th, 2011 - 1:13 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, May 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Maxim magazine has named British model Rosie Huntington-Whiteley as the hottest woman for 2011. The magazine released the 2011 edition of its annual list ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

ISI to reserve reaction to ‘terrorist label’ for time being


April 27th, 2011 - 11:11 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 27(ANI): The Inter Services Intelligence will reserve its comments for the time being on the recent US diplomatic documents released by whistle-blower website WikiLeaks, in which American military investigators ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Wikileaks more accountable than governments: Julian Assange


April 10th, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 10 (ANI): Julian Assange, the founder of whistle blowing website Wikileaks, has claimed that his website is more accountable than a government that is elected after sourcing money from big ... Read more...

Posted in World |

England boss Capello says he will never pick players phone call


April 8th, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 8 (ANI): England boss Fabio Capello has said that he will never pick up the phone to his players.Capello angered fans and officials when he failed to communicate with ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Media prints Malaysian sex video stills, airs parts of video


April 6th, 2011 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Apr.6 (ANI): Stills of the video clip allegedly implicating top opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim have been splashed across the front pages of many local newspapers in Malaysia.Parts of the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Liz Hurley and Shane Warne - True love or publicity gimmick?


February 23rd, 2011 - 12:03 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb 23 (ANI): It's been some time now, but Elizabeth Hurley and Shane Warne's "very public" love story doesn't seem to leave the spotlight or the front pages even for a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Tweaking of format robs World Cup of real suspense


February 16th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Veturi Srivatsa New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) Can the cricket World Cup push the various scams, the clamour for a joint parliamentary committee (JPC) probe and the eagerly awaited union budget out ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Walters reckons he’s up to T20 challenge in IPL, Big Bash


February 7th, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb.4 (ANI): AT 65 and having given up smoking, former Australian cricketer Doug Walters says he's now waiting for an Indian Premier League (IPL) or Big Bash call-up.The latest member of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

A Cross-Eyed Opossum Is The Latest German Animal To Captivate The World


January 12th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 12, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): Heidi, who is the cross-eyed opossum, is the most recent creature to soar from Germany's front pages to worldwide appreciation. Heidi has seized ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Mourinho branded ‘cry baby’ for complaining about referees


December 21st, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 21 (ANI): Real Madrid boss Jose Mourinho has been branded a 'cry baby' for publishing a list of complaints about referees.Mourinho showed reporters a list of 13 instances of ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Victorian police’ ‘racist emails’ “unhelpful” for country’s image, warns Oz diplomat


October 11th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, Oct 11 (ANI): The Australian High Commissioner to India, Peter Varghese, has warned that the racist email scandal involving Victorian police officers was "unhelpful" for the country's image and will ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Becks and Posh tell sons not to believe ‘lies’ about their parents


September 27th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 27 (ANI): In a bid to save their kids from the ill-effects of having famous parents, David and Victoria Beckham have told their three sons not to listen to ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Goa medical college ragging not a serious issue: Minister


September 5th, 2010 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Sept 5 (IANS) A ragging incident in Goa's premier medical college in which six students were evicted from the hostel for disciplinary reasons is "not that serious", Goa Health Minister Vishwajeet ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Assassination overshadows Krishna visit (Pakistan Diary)


July 15th, 2010 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
By M.R. Narayan Swamy Islamabad, July 15 (IANS) The assassination of a Baloch leader and retaliatory street violence all over Balochistan overshadowed the visit by Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna to Pakistan. Splashed ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Mini-Madoff Ponzi Schemer Marc Dreier On 20 Minutes


June 7th, 2010 - 7:58 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
Marc Dreier’s Ponzi scheme of $400 million was blown out off the front pages by Bernie Madoff, just a few days after he was arrested. Tonight it will be clear ... Read more...

Posted in Business, Entertainment |

Samantha Cameron to discover new level of fame as Britain’s new “first lady”


May 12th, 2010 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 12 (ANI): No stranger to front pages of newspapers, Samantha Cameron will discover a whole new level of fame as Britain's 'first lady'.She is poised and elegant, and has ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Mumbai train drivers’ stir overshadows Kasab verdict in papers


May 4th, 2010 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 4 (IANS) While Mohammed Ajmal Amir Kasab's trial was the highlight of the day for most news channels, many newspapers Tuesday led their local editions with the railway drivers' strike ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

‘Born again’ Clarke thanks Oz team for letting him deal with Bingle


April 29th, 2010 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
St. Lucia, Apr 29(ANI): Australian Twenty20 skipper Michael Clarke has thanked his fellow team-mates giving him the space to deal with his personal issues with fiancée Lara Bingle.Clarke had flown back home ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Tiger loses the plot and roar as Majors elude him


December 12th, 2009 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg, Dec 12 (DPA) As if failing to win a Major during 2009 was not bad enough for Tiger Woods, the year ended in disaster for the American as he was ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Tiger missed cut at The Open in July after wife learned of his flings


December 11th, 2009 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec.11 (ANI): The world's greatest golfer missed the cut at The Open in July - the only time he has suffered that fate in 50 Majors as a professional, because he ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Karzai govt will collapse within weeks of international forces pullout, warns Miliband


November 21st, 2009 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Nov. 21 (ANI): British Foreign Secretary David Miliband has warned British opponents of the Afghan war that the Hamid Karzai-led government could collapse within weeks if NATO pulled out its troops ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Marc Dreier On “60 Minutes”


October 5th, 2009 - 7:11 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a recent appearance in CBS network's "60 Minutes," Marc Dreier chose to highlight a lot of issues regarding what had actually led to him swindling ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

405th installation anniversary of Sri Guru Granth Sahib


September 19th, 2009 - 8:18 pm ICT by ANI
By Brijesh SharmaAgra, Sep 19(ANI): People of all religions and communities gathered to celebrate the 405th anniversary of the installation of the Sikh holy scriptures, Sri Guru Granth Sahib, at Gurudwara ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

‘The Lion Sleeps’, ‘Passing of an Era’


August 28th, 2009 - 7:15 pm ICT by IBNS
By Samrat BanerjeeAug 28 (IBNS) The death of Senator Ted Kennedy has grabbed a lion’s share in the front pages across America, with newspapers proclaiming it the end of an era and ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Jessica Biel named ‘Most Dangerous Cyberspace Celebrity’ in US


August 25th, 2009 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 25 (ANI): Searching for Jessica Biel on the Internet could prove to be extremely risky for your computer, as she has been named America's "Most Dangerous Celebrity In Cyberspace" ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Jordan named “Most Dangerous Cyberspace Celebrity ” in UK


August 25th, 2009 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 25 (ANI): Katie Price, who recently split from hubby Peter Andre, has been named Britain's "Most Dangerous Celebrity In Cyberspace' by Internet researchers.Computer protection company McAfee looked at popular ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Advice for Obama: Visit India for ‘Jai Ho’ US policy


June 12th, 2009 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 12 (IANS) The head of a Washington think tank has some unusual advice for President Barack Obama: visit India and see why 'Jai Ho' should be the key words ... Read more...

Posted in World |

The “Nemennah Band” and its absurd beliefs


May 16th, 2009 - 10:32 pm ICT by GD
The "Nemennah Band", which is a small pseudo-religious group, has been making the headlines and hitting front pages of almost all of the leading newspapers off-late. What the "Nemennah Band", has done ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

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