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Dismiss Assam government, says Rajnath Singh


July 27th, 2012 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, July 27 (IANS) Senior BJP leader Rajnath Singh Friday said the central government should dismiss the Assam government for the communal clashes in the state.Singh told reporters here that ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Protesters demand clean Ganga, Yamuna


June 18th, 2012 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) Hundreds of protesters gathered at the capital's protest hotspot Jantar Mantar Monday, demanding the government initiate quick action to clean up the Ganga and Yamuna ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

NCB to open Chhattisgarh office


June 18th, 2012 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, June 18 (IANS) The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) is set to open an office in Chhattisgarh."Seeing the gravity of drug trafficking in Chhattisgarh, the government had sent a proposal ... Read more...

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UN: Syrian children detained, tortured and used as human shields


June 13th, 2012 - 11:33 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- Pro-government forces in Syria have detained, tortured and used young children as human shields during the ongoing conflict, which is now being called a civil war by ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Court quashes FIR against Luke Pomersbach


May 25th, 2012 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday quashed US national Zohal Hamid's first information report (FIR) against Indian Premier League (IPL) player Luke Pomersbach that ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

‘The Lucky One’ my most mature role: Efron


April 25th, 2012 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 25 (IANS) Actor Zac Efron says his part in "The Lucky One" is his most mature role so far and that he used to lighten the mood ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Blast in Israeli embassy car: Kazmi’s bail plea dismissed (Second Lead)


April 3rd, 2012 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) A Delhi court Tuesday dismissed the bail plea of journalist Syed Mohammed Ahmad Kazmi, arrested for his alleged involvement in the Feb 13 blast in ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

UAE to host international road workshop


March 25th, 2012 - 1:11 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, March 24 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) will host an international symposium in April to highlight social, health and economic impact of road accidents.The symposium will be ... Read more...

Posted in World |

NASA considering an outpost on the moon


February 13th, 2012 - 8:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Feb 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A 3rd of February memo from NASA has revealed that a man-tended outpost is being considered in space. The new structure is proposed to be installed ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Sandra Bullock shoots sans make-up


January 6th, 2012 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 6 (IANS) Actress Sandra Bullock was forced to shoot scenes in upcoming movie "Gravity" without wearing make-up after director Alfonso Cuaron banned cosmetics on the set.The 47-year-old ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Worms on ISS mission reproduce in space


November 30th, 2011 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 30 (IANS) British researchers sent a type of worm that shares 20,000 genes with humans to the International Space Station (ISS) to test how they deal with space ... Read more...

Posted in World |

NCP workers protest against Anna’s remark


November 25th, 2011 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Ralegan Siddhi (Maharashtra), Nov 25 (IANS) Hundreds of Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) workers staged a demonstration near social activist Anna Hazare's residence here Friday to protest against his remarks ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Single-molecule car unveiled


November 10th, 2011 - 9:11 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Amsterdam, Nov 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Dutch scientists have unveiled the world’s tiniest car which is just a single molecule big. The remote-controlled vehicle is powered by electrical impulses and it is capable ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Gaddafi’s son Seif al-Islam held: Report


October 21st, 2011 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Oct 21 (IANS) Former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi's second son Seif al-Islam was captured Friday in Libya's Zeltin city, 160 km east of the Libyan capital, Egypt's Middle ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

ISS orbit readjusted by 3 km


October 20th, 2011 - 4:52 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The orbit of the International Space Station (ISS) has been raised by 3.1 km, a spokesman for Russia's Mission Control said.The maneuver was carried out ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Amar singh’s bail plea rejected, to remain in AIIMS


September 28th, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Rajya Sabha MP and former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh's bail plea was rejected by a Delhi court Wednesday in the 2008 cash-for-votes scandal. ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Comparisons with Jolie scare Zoe Saldana


August 27th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 27 (IANS) "Avatar" actress Zoe Saldana, who is being called the "new Angelina Jolie" by some critics, says comparisons with the "Tomb Raider" actress scare her."If I ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Russia’s space freighter readjusts ISS orbit


July 2nd, 2011 - 6:56 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's Progress M-11M space freighter Friday readjusted the orbit of the International Space Station by 3.5 km, an official said."The adjustment was conducted by docking ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Girl beats fainting condition after 14 years


June 24th, 2011 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 24 (IANS) A British girl who suffers from a rare condition that made her faint every time she stood up was finally able to stand on her feet ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Rare celestial spectacle awaits skygazers


June 24th, 2011 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 24 (IANS) A rare celestial spectacle awaits skygazers Monday when a newly-found asteroid - 2011-MD - will pass between 10,000-12,000 km above earth, a scientist said Friday. It ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Clooney gets custom-made beach hut on sets


June 12th, 2011 - 6:51 am ICT by IANS
London, June 12 (IANS) Actor George Clooney who is currently shooting for film "Gravity" has got a custom-made beach hut installed on the set so that he can relax in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Unknown’ - Well known and cliche riddled


April 16th, 2011 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Unknown"; Cast: Liam Neeson, January Jones, Aidan Quinn Director: Jaume Collet-Serra; Rating: **1/2Though there are indeed not many unknown things about this film - the audience has not lost their ... Read more...

Posted in World |

TV has sacrificed content for money: Harsh Chhaya


April 13th, 2011 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) He has been in the television industry for almost two decades and has shows like "Tara" and "Swabhimaan" to his credit, but actor Harsh Chhaya ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Psychologists blame social apathy for sisters’ locked-in stay


April 12th, 2011 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) It could be social apathy towards mental health that leads to situations like in Noida where two sisters remained locked up in their house for ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Newly discovered asteroid could be Earth’s companion


April 7th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 7 (ANI): Astronomers from the Armagh Observatory in Northern Ireland have found that a recently discovered asteroid may be intimately related to the origin of our planet.They found that ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Westlife split from Simon Cowell after 13 years


March 14th, 2011 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 14 (ANI): Pop group Westlife have ended their relationship with Simon Cowell after 13 years.The Irish band have left the X Factor guru's Syco label and signed a multi-million deal ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Brit primary school dinner lady jailed for 6-yrs for having sex with boy, 12


March 5th, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 5 (ANI): A primary school dinner lady in Britain has been jailed for six-years for having sex with a 12-year-old boy.Diane Pullar, 32, a mother-of-two, who worked at a primary ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Supercomputer to unravel mystery of creation


February 2nd, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 2 (IANS) Scientists have unveiled a new supercomputer to reveal secrets of how the universe originated. SCIAMA, backed by the power of 1,000 desktops, has been installed at the University ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Nicholson no longer irresistible to women


February 1st, 2011 - 7:27 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 1 (IANS) Hollywood actor Jack Nicholson thinks at the age of 73, he is no longer irresistible to women.The legendary Hollywood heartthrob is famous for dating a string of beautiful ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Jack Nicholson, 73, says he can’t hit on women in public anymore


January 30th, 2011 - 12:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 30 (ANI): Legendary lothario Jack Nicholson has admitted that he can't hit on woman in public anymore because of his age.The three-time Oscar winner, who slept with 2,000 women and ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

China replaces Spain as world’s 3rd most popular destination


January 27th, 2011 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 27 (ANI): China is now the world's third most visited country, behind France and the United States, according to figures from the UN World Tourism Organisation.The figures released by the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Being Human Brings In Freshness To SyFy


January 19th, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
SyFy has brought in some freshness to the vampire, werewolf and ghost story with Being Human. The series does not show the typical vampire, werewolf ghost saga rather how these ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Seeing the Andromeda galaxy in a new light


January 6th, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 6 (ANI): ESA's Herschel and XMM-Newton space observatories have revealed the Andromeda Galaxy in a new light, showing that that more stars are on their way.Andromeda, like many other galaxies, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Killing of Pak Punjab Governor deepens political crisis in Pakistan


January 5th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 5(ANI): The assassination of Pakistan Punjab Governor Salman Taseer, an outspoken secular politician, by one of his elite police guards on Tuesday has plunged the government deeper into political crisis.According ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Why George Clooney, Sandra Bullock’s Alleged Gravity Becoming Overhyped 2010 Movie?


December 27th, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
is now ready to become the most over-hyped film of 2010 and it’s not only because of this possible pairing of Bullock and Clooney.The speculation about the film has now ... Read more...

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