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I am emotional: Mamata


July 5th, 2012 - 5:37 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 4 (IANS) Admitting she was emotional, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Wednesday said a person can never have a clear conscience until and unless he or ... Read more...

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Uddhav, Raj part soon after joining mill workers’ cause (Lead)


July 28th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 28 (IANS) Estranged cousins, Shiv Sena leader Uddhav Thackeray and Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray Thursday came together for a protest march in support ... Read more...

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Remove Tripura minister equating Vande Mataram with dogs: Congress


June 14th, 2011 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, June 14 (IANS) Tripura's opposition Congress Tuesday demanded removal of Higher Education Minister Anil Sarkar for his reportedly derogatory comments about India's national song and MPs. The minister, however, ... Read more...

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Ricky Gervais offered Prince Harry help with his best man speech


May 1st, 2011 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 1 (ANI): Multi-award-winning writer and comedian Ricky Gervais has revealed that he had offered assistance to Prince Harry for writing his best man speech.Gervais, who has previously admitted he ... Read more...

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Blunt feels relieved when she doesn’t win award


February 7th, 2011 - 2:30 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 7 (IANS) Actress Emily Blunt has revealed that she feels relieved when she doen't win an award because she hates giving a speech."I don't have that, 'I really want to ... Read more...

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Ed Miliband likened to lizard for bizarre way he licks his lips


February 4th, 2011 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 4 (ANI): Ed Miliband, leader of Britain's opposition Labour Party, has been has been likened to a lizard because of his bizarre way of repeatedly licking his lips to ... Read more...

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I’m not so hoity-toity, says Sarah Palin while defending TLC show


December 18th, 2010 - 3:33 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 18 (ANI): Sarah Palin has hit back at criticism that her reality TV show doesn't help her efforts to appear presidential."Oooh, I'm sorry I'm not so hoity-toity," ... Read more...

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Bill Nye Collapses On Stage While Giving A Speech At University of Southern California


November 18th, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) American science educator William Sanford "Bill" Nye a.k.a Bill Nye collapsed on the stage last Tuesday. The incident happened at the University of Southern California where ... Read more...

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Bill Nye The Science Guy Faints at USC Presentation


November 18th, 2010 - 2:03 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bill Nye, who is best known as the Emmy Winning television show from the 1990’s ‘Bill Nye the Science Guy’ collapsed as he was giving a speech in ... Read more...

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Bill Clinton to be a part of ‘Hangover 2′


November 16th, 2010 - 1:48 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Nov 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former President Bill Clinton is going to be a part of “Hangover 2”. According to the entertainment outfit People.com, the former president was in Bangkok on ... Read more...

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Social stress can really ‘get under the skin’


August 10th, 2010 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington Aug 10 (ANI): Social stress can 'get under our skin', literally, for new study has found that how our brain responds to social stressors can influence the body's immune system resulting ... Read more...

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Shoes hurled at Zardari in Britain


August 8th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 8 (IANS) A man threw both his shoes at Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari when he was addressing a public meeting in Birmingham. The shoes landed just short of him. The ... Read more...

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Malcolm X assassin freed on parole


April 28th, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
New York, April 28 (IANS) The man who shot dead US civil rights leader Malcolm X has been granted parole after spending 44 years in jail. Malcolm X was murdered Feb 21, 1965 ... Read more...

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Osama Bin Laden Facebook Page With 1000 Fans Shut Down


April 19th, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Facebook account whose profile was supposed to be that of Osama Bin Laden, the Al Qaeda terrorist, attracted over 1000 fans. It was covered with postings ... Read more...

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Secretary Clinton to travel to Finland and Estonia


April 15th, 2010 - 2:13 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – The U.S. State Department announced Wednesday that Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will be traveling to Finland and Estonia from April 21 to 23.Secretary Clinton will be ... Read more...

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Zardari’s “shut up” video mysteriously disappears from internet


February 8th, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb. 8 (ANI): A small video showing Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari yelling "shut up" at audience during his address has been mysteriously scrubbed off from internet.The video clip, which ... Read more...

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Souvenir that hit Berlusconi becomes cult item


December 15th, 2009 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Milan, Dec 15 (IANS/AKI) The replica of Milan's cathedral, believed to have been the weapon that struck Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi late Sunday, has become a cult souvenir in the city. ... Read more...

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Berlusconi suffers injuries in vicious attack, hospitalised (Third Lead)


December 14th, 2009 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
Milan, Dec 14 (IANS/AKI) Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi was savagely attacked Sunday at the end of a political rally in the centre of the city. He suffered two damaged teeth, a ... Read more...

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On birthday, Bolivian president gets cake on face


October 27th, 2009 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
La Paz, Oct 27 (EFE) Bolivian President Evo Morales was plastered in the face with a cake on his 50th birthday, shortly before giving a speech to a group of peasants. When the ... Read more...

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Maya Angelou Hospitalized Reports False


October 5th, 2009 - 7:05 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It has come to light that the celebrity gossip website of TMZ.com had been incorrect in their early Sunday morning report when they had stated that ... Read more...

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Greeks protest economic reforms ahead of polls


September 6th, 2009 - 3:20 am ICT by IANS
Thessaloniki (Greece), Sep 6 (DPA) Thousands of people marched in the northern port city of Thessaloniki Saturday to protest the ruling conservative government's austere economic reforms ahead of elections next month. More than ... Read more...

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Joshi will definitely be punished, asserts Mayawati (Lead)


July 17th, 2009 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 17 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati said Friday that jailed state Congress chief Rita Bahuguna Joshi might get bail now, but she "will definitely get punished" for making ... Read more...

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I prevented anarchy after Joshi remarks: Mayawati


July 17th, 2009 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 17 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati said Friday that she prevented Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) workers across India from "reacting violently" to the state Congress chief's remarks which ... Read more...

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Rahul goes to Amethi, mum over Joshi remarks (Lead)


July 17th, 2009 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 17 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi headed to his Lok Sabha constituency Amethi Friday but was silent over remarks against Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati that have landed ... Read more...

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Ranbir’s role defines democracy in today’s world: Prakash Jha


April 23rd, 2009 - 9:12 am ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, April 23 (IANS) Actor Ranbir Kapoor is set to play a US-based NRI who has to suddenly return home to take over his family business, in this ... Read more...

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German shoe-thrower pleads not guilty over Wen attack


February 11th, 2009 - 2:54 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 11 (DPA) A German student who hurled a shoe at Chinese premier Wen Jiabao during his recent visit to Cambridge University in Britain pleaded not guilty to the charge of ... Read more...

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Journey of Chandigarh woman - from telephone booth to mayor’s office


January 5th, 2009 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 5 (IANS) She does not have an upscale address or family connections to boast of, but she holds the highest civic position in the union territory of Chandigarh. That Kamlesh ... Read more...

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Mills furious about being ignored at party


June 9th, 2008 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 9 (IANS) Heather Mills, the ex-wife of The Beatles legend Sir Paul McCartney, was furious at a party when she was ignored while giving a speech. According to thesun.co.uk, Mills ... Read more...

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Attenborough criticises BBC shows


May 2nd, 2008 - 1:36 pm ICT by admin
London, May 2 (ANI): One of the BBC's longest-serving presenters, Sir David Attenborough, has criticised the broadcaster for allowing lifestyle shows to "run rampant". "Do we really require so many gardening ... Read more...

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Olympic torch lighting ceremony marred by Tibetan protests


March 24th, 2008 - 9:12 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Mar 24 (ANI): China vowed to carry the Olympic torch to the world's highest peak, Mount Everest as planned, despite mounting protests by Tibetans marred the traditional Olympic torch ... Read more...

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Police, protestors clash on Hungarian holiday


March 16th, 2008 - 12:27 pm ICT by admin
DPA Budapest, March 16 (DPA) Hungarian police fired tear gas to disperse a crowd of protestors who responded with Molotov cocktails and stones following a right-wing rally as Hungary commemorated the 1848 revolution ... Read more...

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