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Honda to cut production as Thai floods hit supplies


November 2nd, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) Japaneses automobile major Honda Wednesday said it was scaling down production at its Greater Noida plant due to shortage of parts caused by the floods ... Read more...

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Washington monument closed indefinitely due to cracks


August 24th, 2011 - 10:30 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Aug 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Washington Monument has been closed indefinitely after engineers reported a crack on the structure. Following the 5.8 earthquake that struck on Tuesday, the engineers carried out ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

India allows FDI in limited liability partnership firms


May 24th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) India Tuesday announced it would allow foreign direct investment (FDI) in limited liability partnership (LLP) firms in a calibrated manner, a move that would help ... Read more...

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Woman confesses to 1987 kidnapping case


January 25th, 2011 - 9:14 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A woman has confessed to kidnapping a baby about 23 years ago. The woman turned herself in to authorities on Sunday and a judge ordered that ... Read more...

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Vodafone mobile records leaked


January 9th, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.9 (ANI): Criminal groups have paid for the private details of some Vodafone customers to blackmail them. Other people have obtained logins to check their spouse's communications.The personal details, accessible from ... Read more...

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Australia flooding has far-reaching effect on commodities


January 5th, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sydney, Jan 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Australian floods are having far reaching effects on the world.Commodities around the world have climbed sharply following the floods. The prices of some commodities have gone ... Read more...

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Afridi injured ahead of Australia series


June 30th, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, June 30 (IANS) Pakistan suffered an injury scare just a week before the start of their tough series against Australia when it was revealed that captain Shahid Afridi is nursing a ... Read more...

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Puerto Rico Earthquake 2010: 5.8 magnitude on the Richter Scale


May 17th, 2010 - 12:33 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
San Juan, May 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Puerto Rico was rocked by a moderate earthquake in the wee hours of Sunday. The magnitude of the earthquake was 5.8 on the Richter Scale. ... Read more...

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Gaylord Opryland Hotel evacuated because of the Nashville flooding


May 4th, 2010 - 10:56 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tennessee, May 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The landmark of Tennessee – ‘Gaylord Opryland Hotel’ needed to be evacuated because of the Nashville flooding. According to reports, the Cumberland River’s waters are still rising, ... Read more...

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Even men get postnatal depression


April 20th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 20 (ANI): Postnatal depression is not just restricted to women, new dads too get hit with the blues.According to Beyond Blue deputy chief executive Dr Nicole Highet, the growing number ... Read more...

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Liverpool worried over Torres’ fitness


April 13th, 2010 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 13 (ANI): Liverpool is worried over the fitness of its ace striker Fernando Torres, who returned to Spain on Monday for a scan on his troublesome knee.Liverpool bosses ... Read more...

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Ferdinand reveals how he played through his 18 months of injury hell


March 21st, 2010 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
London, Mar 21(ANI): Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand has revealed the full extent of his back problem after he was summoned by manager Sir Alex Ferguson following the Liverpool defeat.Ferdinand disclosed ... Read more...

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Eyewitness US envoy says Hyderabad crash ‘heartbreaking’


March 3rd, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) Describing the crash of an Indian Navy aircraft in Hyderabad as tragic, US ambassador Timothy J. Roemer, who was present at the air show, said "these heartbreaking ... Read more...

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US envoy condoles Begumpet naval aircraft crash


March 3rd, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Mar. 3 (ANI): U.S. Ambassador to India Timothy J. Roemer has condoled the crash of an Indian aircraft during an air show in Begumpet near Hyderabad."What began as such a promising ... Read more...

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Harry amongst most popular names in UK, courtesy royal birth


February 17th, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, February 17 (ANI): Experts have observed a 12-fold increase in the number of babies named Harry in the 16 years after Prince Harry's birth.The use of his older brother William's name ... Read more...

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Cuba ready for `respectful’ dialogue with US


December 9th, 2009 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Dec 9 (EFE) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez has said his government was ready for a "respectful" dialogue with the US and noted that there was "less tension" and "less ... Read more...

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3 killed, 90 injured in Jaipur’s fuel depot fire


October 30th, 2009 - 12:48 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Jaipur, Oct 29 (THAINDIAN News) A major fire broke out in an Indian Oil depot in Sitapura industrial area. At least 90 people were reported injured. There were 4 oil containers in ... Read more...

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Kohat in Pakistan rocked by bomb explosion again


October 23rd, 2009 - 11:13 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Kohat, Oct 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kohat in Pakistan was rocked by another round of explosions again today. It had already been bombed almost a week earlier. According to local sources, 5 rockets ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Jake Rosholt Utilizes His Wrestling Moves To Snatch Victory


August 30th, 2009 - 6:37 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jake Rosholt, the UFC fighter utilized his wrestling skills as he toppled his opponent Leben in order to pull out a sub-win that seemed a distance too far for the ... Read more...

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‘Recession-hit’ Hefner ’sells LA property for 10m less than asking price’


August 11th, 2009 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 11 (ANI): Hugh Hefner is the latest celebrity to be hit by the global recession, for the Playboy owner has reportedly sold his English Manor mansion in Los Angeles ... Read more...

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Pietersen reveals full extent of his Achilles injury


July 19th, 2009 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 19(ANI): English batsman Kevin Pietersen has revealed the full extent of his agonising Achilles injury, and disclosed that the injury was ruining his summer, as he is not able to ... Read more...

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Shannon Price Arrested On Charges Of Domestic Violence


July 3rd, 2009 - 11:55 pm ICT by GD
It has been a not-so-good year for the actor, Gary Coleman as his wife Shannon Price has recently been arrested for domestic violence.The ex-child star's bride was busted after she reportedly trashed ... Read more...

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Freddie Flintoff may not be a success in Ashes: Ponting


May 30th, 2009 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 30 (ANI): The war for Ashes 2009 has begun with Australian captain Ricky Ponting firing the first salvo, questioning whether England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff will be any good this summer.Flintoff ... Read more...

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Son of Britain’’s Fritzl describes years of torment inflicted on family


December 19th, 2008 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 19 (ANI): The son of Britain''s Josef Fritzl who made his two daughters pregnant 19 times during almost 30 years of rape and physical abuse has described the terror ... Read more...

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US still ‘plumbing’ A. Q. Khan network


July 15th, 2008 - 10:09 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 15 (IANS) Notorious Pakistani nuclear scientist A. Q. Khan and his nuclear black market network may be out of business, but it's still a "matter of continuing interest" ... Read more...

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Former Pak leg-spinner Mushtaq Ahmed to undergo knee surgery


July 6th, 2008 - 10:03 pm ICT by ANI
London , July 6 (ANI): Former Pakistan leg-spinner Mushtaq Ahmed will undergo right knee surgery on Monday.Officials of the Sussex County Cricket Club for whom Mushtaq plays during the English cricket ... Read more...

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Dungeon dads absence during daughters childbirth led to death of twin


May 2nd, 2008 - 2:03 pm ICT by admin
London, May 2 (ANI): Elizabeth Fritzl, who was held captive and regularly raped by her father for 24 years, was left alone in her dungeon for three days as she gave ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Aborigine kids injected with leprosy for research


April 15th, 2008 - 2:51 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Apr.15 (ANI): Some Aboriginal children who were taken from their parents and put into institutions were used as medical guinea pigs, a Senate inquiry has been told. Greens Senator Bob Brown ... Read more...

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