good sense

Madonna upset with daughter’s hair


August 3rd, 2012 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS) Pop star Madonna is quite experimental herself, but she does not appreciate her 15-year-old daughter Lourdes' decision of shaving off part of her hair.However, Madonna ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Passengers stranded as 40 Kingfisher flights axed (Second Lead)


July 14th, 2012 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, July 14 (IANS) Passengers of Kingfisher Airlines were stranded Saturday as 40 flights across India were cancelled due to a strike by pilots over non-payment of salaries.Passengers in ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Country comes before other commitments: Khanna


June 16th, 2012 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 16 (IANS) Asserting that the country supersedes all other considerations, All India Tennis Association president Anil Khanna hoped that "good sense prevails" and that Mahesh Bhupathi would ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Combat jet order: India to announce winner early in 2012


December 26th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) The government is all set to announce the winner of the Indian Air Force (IAF) competition for 126-plus combat jets early in 2012.Authoritative sources ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Persuading Tamil Nadu, Kerala on Mullaperiyar: PM


December 17th, 2011 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
On Board Air India One, Dec 17 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday said his efforts to get the chief ministers of Tamil Nadu and Kerala to the discussion ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Kudankulam protests overdone, say PM


December 17th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
On board Air India One, Dec 17 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday said the agitation against Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project in Tamil Nadu has been "overdone", and expressed ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

92-day Manipur blockade partially lifted


November 1st, 2011 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, Nov 1 (IANS) The 92-day economic blockade in Manipur was partially lifted Tuesday with one of the two striking groups ending its agitation following a written assurance by ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Government bends, Anna to fast at Ramlila ground (Roundup)


August 18th, 2011 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) On the third day of protests across India, the government blinked Thursday and allowed the fasting and still in jail Anna Hazare to hold his ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Government should bring new Lokpal bill: Shanti Bhushan


August 18th, 2011 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Urging the government to draft a new Lokpal bill after consulting Anna Hazare, former law minister Shanti Bhushan Thursday said the fact that the government ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Brave Birmingham father mirrors the real Pakistani: paper


August 12th, 2011 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 12 (IANS) A man who appealed for calm despite losing his son in the violence in Britain shows how Pakistanis "actually are as opposed to how we are ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Writers, directors share maximum credit for my success: Aamir


July 5th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 5 (IANS) As an actor, producer and director, Aamir Khan hasn't gone wrong in past few years and the star says the writers and the directors of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

MPs allowed to ‘tweet’ during debates in Commons


March 25th, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 25 (ANI): MPs are no longer barred from taking their iPads and Blackberrys into the Commons chamber to update their micro-blogging site 'Twitter' during debates.An official standards committee has said ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Barbie maker’s new dolls that ‘have to wax’ spark outrage


March 12th, 2011 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 12 (ANI): New dolls from the makers of Barbie have sparked outrage especially after one was described as needing to "pluck, shave and wax".Parenting experts and psychologists have slammed ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Government talking to ship owners for release of Indian sailors: Krishna


March 4th, 2011 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S.M Krishna Thursday said the government was in touch with the owners of two cargo ships hijacked by Somali pirates for the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

JPC more essential after Raja’s arrest: BJP, Left


February 13th, 2011 - 12:58 am ICT by IANS
Shillong, Feb 12 (IANS) Reiterating their demand for a joint parliamentary committee (JPC) probe into the 2G spectrum scam, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Left parties Saturday said a ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Ban non-coal activity in coal belts: Minister


February 4th, 2011 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 4 (IANS) Union Coal Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal Friday sought a complete ban on all projects being undertaken in any of the coal belts across India."The demand for coal is on ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Indo-Australia art symposium begins in Delhi


January 29th, 2011 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 29 (ANI): In an effort to bolster bilateral cultural relations with Australia, an art symposium has been organised here, showcasing unique creations of both Indian and Australian artists.Lok ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Friendly Exchanges Between Shah Rukh Khan And Akon


December 21st, 2010 - 6:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
King Khan has been quite friendly with the international star and Akon has even promised to give him some rapping tips. However, this bonding is mutual because Shah Rukh has also ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

My mum taught me anything was possible, says Rio Ferdinand


November 29th, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.29 (ANI): Footballer Rio Ferdinand is captain of England and Manchester United, and says that his mum, Janice, taught him that anything was possible in life.When away from football, Rio, 32, ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Gene Shalit To Leave “Today” Tomorrow


November 10th, 2010 - 9:26 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) What would "Today" show be like, if one of its integral part, Gene Shalit decides to leave the show? No one ever knew the answer. However, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Bush was lost in ‘Laura’s stunning blue eyes’ when they met!


November 10th, 2010 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 10 (ANI): Former US President George W. Bush has revealed in his memoirs that he fell in love with wife, Laura when he saw her stunning blue eyes."She was gorgeous. ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Karen Owen’s PowerPoint Leaves Her Embarrassed


October 8th, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Karen Owen has reportedly deleted her social networking profiles, in order to escape the attention that she has been receiving since her PowerPoint presentation went online. Karen Owen is ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

US man fooled into tattooing radio station logo across his forehead


September 29th, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 29 (ANI): A man in the US, who tattooed a radio station's logo across his forehead after a disc jockey jokingly offered listeners a six-figure payout for it, is now ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Madge’s daughter won’t ‘go blonde’ like her


September 24th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 24 (ANI): Madonna's daughter Lourdes Leon Ciccone has said she won't "go blonde" like her mom, as she prefers a dark colour.Lourdes has revealed that she's "allowed" to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Good sense has prevailed on government: CPI leader


August 2nd, 2010 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) Communist Party of India leader D. Raja said Monday that the impasse in parliament over the modalities of discussing the price rise had ended as ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Retirement from Test cricket not due to team differences: Afridi


July 30th, 2010 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, July 30(ANI): Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi has denied speculations that his decision to quit the Test captaincy and retire from the longer version of the game was due to problems with ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Corals evolving to fend off effects of climate change


June 19th, 2010 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 19 (IANS) Corals living on the fringes may hold a key clue to the survival of their ecosystems that are facing intensifying pressure from human activities and climate change. John Pandolfi ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

George Harrison film a labour of love: Scorsese


May 18th, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Cannes, May 18 (IANS) Oscar-award winning filmmaker Martin Scorsese describes his much-awaited documentary on late Beatles legend George Harrison as "labour of love". "His (Harrison) music is very important to me. So I ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Chidambaram rules out using army against Maoists


May 12th, 2010 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Wednesday reiterated that the government does not envisage using the army or the air force to tackle Maoists and urged business and ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Steven Seagal Reality Show Canceled: Sex Slave Accusations


April 16th, 2010 - 10:07 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A reality show which featured Steven Seagal as a deputy sheriff in Jefferson Parrish has been canceled following the sexual trafficking complaint which was filed by Kayden ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Facebook refuses to add safety buttons


April 14th, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 14 (ANI): Social networking site Facebook has refused to add safety buttons on each user's profile page saying that the buttons will only 'intimidate' and 'confuse' people.A meeting was ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Carle Bruni-Sarkozy urges action on HIV


December 1st, 2009 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 1 (ANI): Carla Bruni-Sarkozy has urged action to help improve the plight of women and children suffering from HIV.The French first lady, an ambassador of the cause with The Global ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Family infighting may cost BJP dear in Himachal’s Jawali seat


November 5th, 2009 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Jawali (Himachal Pradesh), Nov 5 (IANS) Infighting within the family of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Rajan Sushant may cost the party dear in Saturday's by-election for this assembly ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Trinamool MLAs held for sit-in at Buddhadeb’s office (Round up)


October 16th, 2009 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 16 (IANS) Four Trinamool Congress legislators, including Leader of Opposition in West Bengal assembly Partha Chattopadhyay, were arrested for staging a sit-in before Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee's office here ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Good sense of smell makes for more sympathetic individuals


October 13th, 2009 - 12:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 13 (ANI): People who have a very sharp sense of smell also have the ability to empathise with others' emotion, a new study has revealed.Many animals detect subtle chemical ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

« Previous Entries

Subscribe