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Furor over Facebook’s dislike button


October 3rd, 2011 - 7:29 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Some developers feels restricted after Facebook’s new policy banned the use of the word “dislike” anywhere in apps on the platform. The policy aims to prevent ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

Ice cream shop in Florida confuses customers with its choice of mascot


September 28th, 2011 - 9:31 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Florida, Sept 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An ice cream shop in Florida chose the wrong kind of costume for its mascot. Based on the appearance of the mascot, customers are confusing the ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Michelle Obama to appear on iCarly


June 9th, 2011 - 12:14 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, June 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The network president of Nickelodeon, Cyma Zarghami, has revealed that US First Lady Michelle Obama is going to be on the network’s popular show “iCarly.” ... Read more...

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US to move WikiLeaks’ suspect Manning to new prison


April 20th, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 20(ANI): Bradley Manning, the US Army private accused of sharing classified documents with the whistleblower website, Wikileaks, will be moved from near-solitary confinement at the Marine Corps Brig in Virginia ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Obama, Clinton accept resignation of US envoy to Mexico


March 20th, 2011 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.20 (ANI): US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and President Barack Obama have accepted the resignation of Carlos Pascaul, the country's envoy to Mexico, following a reported spat with Mexican ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Assange is arrogant, thin skinned and conspiratorial, say NYT reporters


January 27th, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan.27 (ANI): New York Times reporters are of the unanimous opinion that whistle blowing website WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange may look and appear smart, but is actually "arrogant, thin-skinned, conspiratorial ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Oxbridge students ski strip creates a furor


January 24th, 2011 - 10:13 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scott Dunn has vowed never to have anything to do with any future “Varsity Trip to the Alps” because of the images that emerged after the most ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Review Of ‘No One Killed Jessica’: Must Watch Movie Of The Month!


January 7th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Film: No One Killed JessicaDirector: Rajkumar GuptaCast: Rani Mukherjee, Vidya Balan, Myra KarnMusic: Amit TrivediGenre: DramaRating: ****Director Rajkumar Gupta has quite satisfactorily dramatized the much talked Jessica Lall murder case. ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Take You Down’ Is Not Justin Timberlake’s Product!


January 4th, 2011 - 4:14 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The fans and the music lovers were abuzz with a recent leakage of a track on the net that was rumored to be the latest release of American pop musician Justin ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Dancing With The Stars: Portia de Rossi Not Comfortable Having Girl Partner On Dance Floor


December 9th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
According to ‘The Hollywood Gossip’ Ryan Seacrest has asked Portia about the buzz in his radio show and the actress neither confirmed the possibility of her appearing on the dance show ... Read more...

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Dancing With The Stars: Whom Can You Expect In Season 12?


December 2nd, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
There is a buzz that the producers want the controversial pop star Lindsay Lohan to shake a leg at the DWTS stage next season. She is considered to be one of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Bigg Boss 4: Sara And Ali’s Spectacular Wedding


November 13th, 2010 - 8:12 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 13, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The most awaited episode of the Bigg Boss 4 was telecast on the 11th of November when the wedding ceremony of Sara Khan and Ali Merchant ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Telugu Rakta Charitra Goes Houseful


October 26th, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 26, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The Telugu version of Ram Gopal Varma’s Rakta Charitra has received a huge response from the viewers as all the theaters in Andhra Pradesh were packed ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Master Chef’ To Tinkle Your Taste Buds Every Weekend


October 18th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 18, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): After creating a lot of furor with his coveted action sequences and several romantic films, the action man Akshay Kumar zoomed in right into your living ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Rich Iott’s Nazi Uniform: The Re-enactment Furor


October 16th, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 16, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Rich Iott, the Republican candidate from Ohio, has been under stringent criticism for his re enactment of the World War II in a Nazi ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Smoking Baby Ardi Rizal Kicks The Habit, Thanks To Rehab


September 3rd, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jakarta, Indonesia, Sept 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ardi Rizal, the Indonesian kid who had managed to arouse the world in a fit of indignation and horror a few months back, has ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Guns N’Roses gigs are ’still on’, Twitter cancellation message was a hoax


August 17th, 2010 - 10:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Guns N’Roses fans can breath easy now. There was a message posted on the popular social networking and microblogging site Twitter that, all their upcoming gigs ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Rahat Is Back, Normalcy Returns To ‘Chhote Ustaad’


August 10th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 10, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Star Plus has refused to relent to the threats of Maharashtra Navnirman Sena, and will go ahead with the shoot of "Chhote Ustaad' as per ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Rudd considers legal action on leak claim


August 1st, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug.1 (ANI): Former Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd is reported to be considering taking legal action against former Foreign Minister Alexander Downer after the latter claimed that the former had ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Gay Priests’ Double Life In Rome Disclosed


July 26th, 2010 - 7:42 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 26, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The double lives of the priests in Rome were exposed by a sensational cover story recently, which showed the gay scene inside a Roman ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Fake milk unit busted in Lucknow police raid


July 18th, 2010 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Lucknow, July 18 (ANI): The Lucknow police raided a major milk unit here in an attempt to clampdown the spurious milk-selling business rampant in the region.Suspecting that the unit distributed adulterated ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Janet Jackson upsets PETA after becoming the face of the fur firm BlackGlama


July 17th, 2010 - 2:27 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Janet Jackson is suddenly in the news for all the wrong reasons. She had lapped up a lucrative contract with the fur firm BlackGlama, but ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

UK envoy to US says release of Lockerbie bomber was a mistake


July 16th, 2010 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 16 (ANI): Britain's ambassador to the United States, Sir Nigel Sheinwald, has admitted that freeing Lockerbie bomber Abdel Baset Al-Megrahi from Scottish prison last year was a major mistake.Sheinwald's admission ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Wendy recalls CD over racy lyrics


June 14th, 2010 - 11:21 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jun 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The fast-food chain Wendy has withdrawn the ‘Disco Fever’ CD over racy lyrics. The CD was included in the kid’s meals, and there had been a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Levi Brown Goes From Troy To Bills


April 25th, 2010 - 7:53 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Apr 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Levi Brown of Troy was selected by the Buffalo Bills in the National Football League draft. His selection became the fourth addition to the number of ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Anu Malik to quit Indian Idol?


April 22nd, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 22, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): It's just three days left for Indian Idol season 5 to hit airwaves and it seems a furor regarding financial issues has cropped up amongst the ... Read more...

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Michelle McGee involved in a custody battle with her ex-husband


April 11th, 2010 - 8:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Apr 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jesse James mistress Michelle McGee is engaged in a custody battle with her ex-husband. She has filed legal papers, so that she can have the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

WikiLeaks released the ‘Collateral Murder’ video of the 2007 attack in Baghdad


April 6th, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Apr 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) WikiLeaks has released a video named as ‘Collateral Murder’ that is about the 2007 attack on the civilians in Baghdad. The video shows that there ... Read more...

Posted in Videos |

Australian cricketers dash off to join IPL inspite of security concerns


April 1st, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Apr.1 (ANI): There will be no rest for Australian cricketers Shane Watson, Mike Hussey, Ryan Harris and Doug Bollinger, as they will be heading to India for participation in the third ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Ricky Martin finally admits that he is gay


March 30th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Mar 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Latin musician Ricky Martin finally admitted that he is gay, thus successfully ending years of speculation on the matter. He admitted his sexual leanings on ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Erykah Badu strips in her new video to protest against ‘groupthink’


March 30th, 2010 - 2:04 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Dallas, Mar 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Singer Erykah Badu dropped her clothes for a new video that she shot as she was walking along the sidewalk in Dallas. She continued stripping away, until ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Youtube down - Http/1.1 Service Unavailable


March 25th, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
San Bruno, Mar 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The famous site for videos – YouTube.com is down since some time. When users try to open www.youtube.com then they are greeted with “Http/1.1 Service ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

Is Wikipedia down?


March 25th, 2010 - 1:21 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Mar 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The world’s greatest online encyclopedia – Wikipedia is down since quite some time. And the most surprising bit is that, it is working fine for ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

Lesbian Teen Prom Case Wins Favor Of The Court


March 24th, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Mississippi, Mar 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The lesbian teen who created a furor over the right to take her lesbian partner to a school prom has something to feel good about. ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Toyota Shareholders Sue Company As Stocks Take A Nosedive


March 22nd, 2010 - 8:29 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Mar 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The troubled Japanese carmaker Toyota has more troubles on its way than what is visible. It is still reeling under the massive global recall that has ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

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