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Aamir inspired me to take up ‘Prithvi’: Kannada actor Puneeth


September 12th, 2012 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Kannada actor Puneeth Rajkumar, youngest son of late actor Rajkumar, is a huge fan of Aamir Khan and says the Bollywood star inspired him ... Read more...

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Lenin monument vandalised in Russia


September 1st, 2012 - 5:19 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 1 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A monument of Vladimir Lenin, the leader of the 1917 Bolshevik Revolution, has been vandalised in St. Petersburg city, according to a museum spokesperson.Red ... Read more...

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AIADMK following vindictive politics, says Karunanidhi


June 6th, 2012 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 6 (IANS) DMK president M. Karunanidhi Wednesday accused the AIADMK government in Tamil Nadu of practising vindictive politics, after he was not allowed to meet a jailed party ... Read more...

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Two former DMK ministers arrested


June 4th, 2012 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 4 (IANS) Two former DMK ministers -- Veerapandi S. Arumugam and I. Periyasamy -- were Monday arrested by Tamil Nadu Police on various charges, police said here.While Arumugam, ... Read more...

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Vandals deface Oslo’s Little Angry Boy statue


May 13th, 2012 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Oslo, May 13 (IANS) Vandals struck at Oslo's Vigeland Park Sunday morning, painting the park's popular sculpture the Little Angry Boy, known as Sinnataggen in Norwegian, with red paint.Police are ... Read more...

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Alagiri warns of legal action against Tamil Nadu minister


August 18th, 2011 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 18 (IANS) Union Minister for Chemicals and Fertilizers M.K. Alagiri Thursday warned of legal action against Tamil Nadu Industries Minister S.P. Velumani if he fails to prove the ... Read more...

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Brisk polling in Tamil Nadu, rival fronts confident (Second Lead)


April 13th, 2011 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 13 (IANS) Brisk polling was reported in Tamil Nadu Wednesday to elect 234 members to the 14th state assembly, with the ruling DMK and opposition AIADMK leading the ... Read more...

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BJP seeks Mayawati’s response to scam allegations


April 9th, 2011 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 9 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Saturday demanded Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati respond to the 100 scams it has charged her with indulging in during ... Read more...

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Harold Landry killed his wife so that she didn’t benefit from the divorce settlement


February 16th, 2011 - 8:44 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Pershore, Feb 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Harold Landry is one miser, to say the least! He was about to divorce his wife Lucy, but at the same time he didn’t want her to ... Read more...

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Tycoon allegedly kills wife for her Facebook affair


February 16th, 2011 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 16 (IANS) An American business tycoon knifed his British wife to death after learning that she was having a love affair with an old school mate whom she met ... Read more...

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Shipped From China To Canada, Kitten Survives Ordeal!


July 11th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Calgary, Canada, July 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The crew at Icon Store and Tiling in Calgary were shocked and surprised to see a malnourished kitten confined in it with the order ... Read more...

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Divers explore the sunken ruins of Cleopatra’s historic palace


May 26th, 2010 - 11:27 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Alexandria, May 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Divers were busy in exploration and excavation of the historic Cleopatra palace. The site is said to be one of the greatest archaeological sites in the world. ... Read more...

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Archaeologists find burial chamber of 4,000-year-old Egyptian queen


March 4th, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 4 (ANI): French archaeologists working at Saqqara in Egypt have unearthed the burial chamber of a 4,000-year-old queen.Badly destroyed, the 33-by 16-foot burial chamber belonged to Queen Behenu, wife of ... Read more...

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Massive 1-ton statue of Egyptian pharaoh found deep in Sudan


January 10th, 2010 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 10 (ANI): A team of archaeologists has found a massive one ton statue of the Egyptian pharaoh Taharqa, deep in Sudan.Taharqa was a pharaoh of the 25th dynasty of Egypt ... Read more...

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George Lopez Gets Entry To Nokia Theatre Hall Of Fame


December 16th, 2009 - 8:24 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec.16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) George Lopez, the popular Comedian who has enthralled thousands of viewers with his unique sense of humor and comic timing in a variety of programs recently added ... Read more...

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Capello downplays dream draw delight


December 6th, 2009 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 6 (ANI): Following a dream World Cup draw for England in Cape Town, Fabio Capello is trying hard to conceal his delight. But even the granite-faced Italian could not deny ... Read more...

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At Rs.14.7 cr, this iPhone is world’s costliest mobile


November 30th, 2009 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 30 (IANS) A British company has unveiled the world's most expensive mobile phone - a gold iPhone encrusted with nearly 200 diamonds that retails at a hefty 1.92 million pounds, ... Read more...

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Freddie Mercury honoured by London hometown


November 26th, 2009 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 26 (IANS) The late Indian-origin rock star Freddie Mercury has been honoured with a Hollywood-style granite star in the northwest London suburb that was his first home in Britain. Feltham's permanent ... Read more...

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Supreme Court censures Uttar Pradesh Government for flouting order


October 5th, 2009 - 9:52 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 5(ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday took a serious note of the construction work being carried out at Ambedkar Park despite the court's directive to halt erection of Uttar ... Read more...

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3300-year-old archaeological site discovered in Sri Lanka


September 23rd, 2009 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, September 23 (ANI): An archaeological site more than 3330 years old has been found in the Udaranchamadama area in Embilipitiya, Sri Lanka, by a group of local archaeologists.According to a report ... Read more...

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3,500-year-old burial chamber discovered in Syria


September 21st, 2009 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Qatna (Syria), Sep 21 (DPA) German archaeologists said Monday they had discovered a burial chamber in an ancient royal palace in Syria containing hundreds of bones and treasure thought to be 3,500 ... Read more...

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4,000-year-old arrowhead found in Irish site


September 17th, 2009 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Dublin, September 17 (ANI): Archaeologists have discovered a 4,000-year-old arrowhead in the Burren, in Ireland, which is evidence of what could be the oldest habitation site in the region.According to a report ... Read more...

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Designer homes the rage amongst Indian elite


July 11th, 2008 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Designer modular kitchens, grandiose bedrooms, fancy bathrooms, ornate furniture - home fashion has now gone even beyond personal dressing. The "in" thing today is dressing up your ... Read more...

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Vasundhara Raje sounds election bugle in Rajasthan


March 27th, 2008 - 10:11 pm ICT by admin
Lalpur (Rajasthan), March 27 (IANS) Setting the stage for election in the state, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhra Raje Thursday said their government has taken a number of steps to improve the infrastructure ... Read more...

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DiCaprios neighbours need to do more to back their shaky lawsuit


January 4th, 2008 - 5:34 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Jan 4 (ANI): Leonardo DiCaprios neighbours have been given 15 days to amend their lawsuit against the Titanic star, for alleged destabilization of their property.Judge Tricia Ann Bigelow said that ... Read more...

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