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Now, an app to shield you from stories about overexposed celebs!


March 24th, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
New York, March 24 (ANI): Sick of Lindsay Lohan and Charlie Sheen? Thanks to a new app, you don't have to hear about them ever again.'Silence of the Celebs,' a program ... Read more...

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Upper-casing password can foolproof your e-mail account


February 11th, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 11 (IANS) Simply upper-casing your password can minimise a hacker's chance of finding out your account. A six-letter password in lower-case text takes a hacker's computer just 10 minutes to ... Read more...

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Rep. Chris Lee quits over Craigslist flirtation reports


February 10th, 2011 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 10 (ANI): Chris Lee, a married Republican congressman from New York state, has quit amid media reports he flirted online with a woman and sent his shirtless photograph to her.46-year-old ... Read more...

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Gawker website hacked for six months


January 3rd, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 3 (IANS) Hackers who broke into the Gawker Media database, gaining access to thousands of users' passwords, had access to the site for a period of six months, far more ... Read more...

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Attack on Gawker enables spammers to take over Twitter accounts


December 14th, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 14 (ANI): An attack by hackers on online gossip site Gawker Media has enabled spammers to take over thousands of Twitter accounts after the users' passwords were stolen.Gawker revealed ... Read more...

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John Travolta threatens to sue website over secret sex life claim


November 30th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 30 (ANI): Actor John Travolta has threatened to sue website Gawker over claims that he allegedly lived a secret sex life.The actor's wife Kelly Preston has recently given birth to ... Read more...

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John Travolta Replies To Accusations of being Gay.


November 27th, 2010 - 11:21 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Robert Randolph, a writer, had accused John Travolta of being gay. In the book, “'You'll Never Spa In This Town Again”, the author  Randolph, writes about seeing 56-year-old Travolta hooking up ... Read more...

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John Travolta fuming over gay slurs


November 27th, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 27 (ANI): John Travolta has been accused of picking up men in saunas.Writer Robert Randolph has written a book, 'You'll Never Spa In This Town Again', in which he ... Read more...

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Gawker ordered to remove Palin book excerpts


November 21st, 2010 - 3:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 21 (ANI): A federal judge ordered Gawker to take down excerpts the website posted from Sarah Palin's forthcoming book until at least November 30.The order, signed by Judge Thomas ... Read more...

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NOW Defends Christine O’Donnell After Gawker Attack


October 30th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The National Association of Women (NOW) has stood up against the attack by Gawker of the Republican Senate candidate Christine O'Donnell. The organization has called the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Gawker Slings Mud At Christine O’Donnell


October 30th, 2010 - 6:59 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a rather shocking display of biased journalism, the Gawker website has published a story that literally washes the dirty linen of Delaware Republican senate candidate, ... Read more...

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Site reveals ‘Christine O’Donnell’s sordid Halloween romp with 25-year-old’


October 29th, 2010 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 29 (ANI): Christine O'Donnell has had to face many sticky situations, over her dabbling in witchcraft and falsifying her educational resume, but this time the Delaware Republican Senate may ... Read more...

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Karen Owens “Unofficial Thesis” On Web


October 1st, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez, Oct 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Karen Owen a graduate of the Duke University seems to be in some serious soup with a PowerPoint presentation of what she privately refers to as ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Google’s New York City Office Gets Bedbugs


September 6th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
September 6, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Bedbugs have been hogging the limelight lately both on land as well as the cyber space. With incidences of bedbug infestations growing at an ... Read more...

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‘Star Wars’ fans thrilled after seeing lost Return of the Jedi clip


August 16th, 2010 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 16 (ANI): Fans of 'Star Wars' were exhilarated to see a never-before seen lost clip of the third version of the series 'Return of the Jedi' during a New York ... Read more...

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South Carolina Governor, Mark Sanford, Purportedly Witnessed His Argentine Mistress In Florida


May 13th, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 13, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): At a news conference on Wednesday on an unconnected issue, the South Carolina Governor, Mark Sanford, articulated that he had spent the previous weekend in ... Read more...

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South Carolina Governor Sanford admits to rekindling ties with Argentine girlfriend


May 13th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
Florida (US), May 13 (ANI): South Carolina Governor. Mark Sanford has revealed that he spent last weekend in Florida with his Argentine girlfriend, hoping to rekindle their relationship.The governor and his girlfriend, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Obama joins the Twitter club (Lead)


January 19th, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 19 (IANS) US President Barack Obama has made digital history as he became the first commander-in-chief to "tweet" a message on the social networking site, though with a little ... Read more...

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Obama makes digital history with first ‘tweet’


January 19th, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 19 (IANS) US President Barack Obama has made digital history as he became the first commander-in-chief to "tweet" a message on the social networking site, though with a little ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Top 10 Sex Tape Scandals of 2009 revealed


December 31st, 2009 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 31 (ANI): Recession and climate change worries may have dominated 2009, but the year will also be remembered for some-high-profile sex tape scandals.This year's cast of characters ranges from ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Co-conspirators likely in the Balloon boy hoax saga


October 19th, 2009 - 6:13 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Colorado, Oct 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Balloon Boy’s father Richard Heene’s associate Robert Thomas is now being accused of being a co-conspirator in the publicity-gathering balloon boy saga to promote a reality ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Robert Novak Dies Of Brain Cancer


August 19th, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by GD
Robert Novak, the 78 year old renowned journalist often called "The Prince Of Darkness" died on August 18th due to incurable brain cancer. A veteran of political journalism Novak started out in ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

New Yorkers surprised as fake NY Times announces end of Iraq War


November 13th, 2008 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov.13 (ANI): New Yorkers were surprised recently to read a report in the New York Times that said that the war in Iraq has ended. An enthusiastic man was ... Read more...

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