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Trinidad wants Bravo, Pollard, Narine for CLT20


September 7th, 2012 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain, Sep 7 (IANS/CMC) Trinidad and Tobago's sports minister Anil Roberts says the government went to great lengths to ensure the trio of Dwayne Bravo, Kieron Pollard and ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Stewart upset with edited sex scene


May 13th, 2012 - 1:54 am ICT by IANS
London, May 13 (IANS) Actress Kristen Stewart, who shot a raunchy sex scene with real life and onscreen beau Robert Pattinson in a "Twilight" movie, was disappointed to see it ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

BEML head hits out at army for targeting Tatra trucks


March 30th, 2012 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) Stung by army headquarters' snide remarks again Tatra trucks, defence public sector BEML chief V.R.S. Natarajan Friday hit out at its detractors, saying he ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Few takers in Karnataka BJP for nation-first mantra (Karnataka Newsletter)


March 10th, 2012 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 10 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) goes to great lengths to claim that its members are driven by the motto of 'nation-first, party-second and individual-last'. But ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Fish make sacrifices to play great dads


March 9th, 2012 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 9 (IANS) Cardinal fish can go to great lengths to protect their young. That means starving or even putting up with a jealous spouse - and often, dying ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

‘Gali Gali…’ screening in Anna village raises piracy fears


January 25th, 2012 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 25 (IANS) Though Anna Hazare watched "Gali Gali Mein Chor Hai" with much enthusiasm along with other people in his Ralegan Siddhi village Tuesday evening, it's said ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Ronson’s Olympic song worries


November 27th, 2011 - 10:24 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 27 (IANS) Scottish rocker Mark Ronson is taking his own sweet time to make the theme song of London Olympics because he doesn't want British people to be ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Om Puri misses Jagjit Singh in an appointment in Patiala


October 3rd, 2011 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 3 (IANS) Om Puri is in a quandary. With his dear friend Jagjit Singh battling for his life, a very important date - Oct 13 - with their ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

North African terror groups working with Pakistani Taliban: US


September 15th, 2011 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 15 (IANS) Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, an Algerian-based group, is believed to be working with Tehrik-e Taliban Pakistan, according to US officials studying the degree ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

How long will paparazzi promise to show restraint on Will-Kat?


May 2nd, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 2 (ANI): From the moment the first photograph of Prince William and Kate Middleton was taken and published in a British newspaper, the couple has been the subject of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

US software expert validates authenticity of Obama’s birth certificate


April 30th, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 30 (ANI): A leading software expert has vouched for the authenticity of US President Barack Obama's birth certificate posted online by the White House, after his opponents raised doubts ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Power and Choice are two sides of the same coin


April 27th, 2011 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 27 (ANI): A new study has found that having power over others and having choices in your own life share a critical foundation, i.e. control.The study found that people are ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Palin supports Trump’s ‘birther’ debate on Obama


April 11th, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.11 (ANI): Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin has said she appreciates Trump using his resources and paying researchers to confirm President Barack Obama's birthplace.Palin approved of Donald Trump's efforts ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Pakistan-US relations: Who will blink first (Part-II)


February 14th, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
But beyond the questions of diplomatic immunity and self-defense versus murder, and even beyond the individuals involved, the real issue has become the future of US-Pak relations, its impact on the war ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Moss’ ring inspired by party girl


February 10th, 2011 - 9:31 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 10 (IANS) The design of Kate Moss' engagement ring is inspired by 1920's party girl Zelda Fitzgerald.The supermodel's fiance Jamie Hince reportedly spent months trying to find an original diamond ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Kate Moss’ engagement ring inspired by Zelda Fitzgerald


February 9th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 9 (ANI): Kate Moss's engagement ring was inspired by one of the 20th century's ultimate hellraisers- party animal Zelda Fitzgerald, it has emerged.Moss' fiance Jamie Hince spent months hunting for ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

It’s daughter over work for Halle Berry!


January 4th, 2011 - 7:31 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 4 (IANS) Oscar-winning actress Halle Berry's focus is completely on her two-year-old daughter Nahla now, and says she could even quit her career for her sake."Children shift your priorities ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Tom Cruise ’steals wife Katie Holmes’ make-up’ to look youthful


December 3rd, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 3 (ANI): Hollywood hunk Tom Cruise has been raiding wife Katie Holmes' beauty and make-up supplies in a bid to remain looking youthful."Tom is in major midlife crisis mode," ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Oz man pops the question in most hi-tech marriage proposal Down Under


November 24th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 24 (ANI): A Sydney man went to great lengths to propose marriage to his girlfriend by spending thousands of dollars and using a custom-built iPhone app.Sahba Idelkhani, 26, a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Marilyn Monroe has a look-alike - a duck!


November 6th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 6 (ANI): A duck in California is set to become a star in its own right - the pond resident's hairdo bears an uncanny resemblance to the beautiful blonde locks ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Beer ‘may have led to the rise of civilization’


November 6th, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 06 (ANI): Some archaeologists have said that there is a possibility that beer may have helped lead to the rise of civilization.Their argument is that Stone Age farmers were domesticating ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Kashmir bilateral issue between India and Pakistan: US


November 5th, 2010 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 5 (IANS) With President Barack Obama arriving in India Saturday, the US has reiterated its hands off approach on Kashmir saying while it supported an India-Pakistan dialogue, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Interlocutors to visit Kashmir Valley today


October 23rd, 2010 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.23 (ANI): The three interlocutors appointed by he Central Government to seek out various shades of opinion in Jammu and Kashmir, are scheduled to visit the Kashmir Valley today.Senior ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Jackson kids to break silence on Winfrey show


October 12th, 2010 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 12 (IANS) Late pop legend Michael Jackson's three children are set to break their silence in an interaction with chat show queen Oprah Winfrey.Winfrey visited the late singer's mother ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Revealing Oscar Wilde letters sold at auction


September 25th, 2010 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 25 (ANI): A group of letters by the renowned playwright Oscar Wilde recently went under the hammer in Derby.The five letters, sold as separate lots, reached a total of 33,900 ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Love letters written by Oscar Wilde discovered


September 16th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 16 (ANI): A collection of love letters written by Oscar Wilde to a young male magazine editor have been discovered.The affectionate letters appear to show the poet struggling with his ... Read more...

Posted in World |

BBC ‘nearly killed off ‘Monty Python’


August 4th, 2010 - 3:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 4 (ANI): 'Monty Python' star Terry Jones has revealed that BBC executives had almost killed off the television comedy sketch over fears that it would not bring in any money.Jones, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Sam Bradford Signs Record Contract With St. Louis Rams


July 31st, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) 2010 NFL Draft first pick Sam Bradford has signed a six-year contract with the St. Louis Rams that is worth $78 million. The negotiations took place ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Is Raw Milk Consumption Really That Risky?


July 20th, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Despite the fact that raw milk suffers a ban in many states of the United States, proponents of the most natural form of milk are known ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

How Bristol, Levi Johnston kept their relationship a secret from Sarah Palin


July 15th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 15 (ANI): After the announcement of Sarah Palin's daughter Bristol and Levi Johnston's engagement, it has emerged that the couple went to great lengths to keep their relationship a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Woman gets stolen ring back after 28 years


July 13th, 2010 - 8:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Maine, July 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An American woman who is an inhabitant of Maine has gotten her ring back, which she had lost 28 years ago.Michelle Bilodeau who lives in Auburn, ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Harry Reid’s Son, Rory Avoids Using Dad’s Name in Governor Bid


June 28th, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
June 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The son of one of America’s most powerful politicians is running for Governor of Nevada, yet his campaign tactics include avoiding his father’s name. Rory Reid, son of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Mena Suvari ties knot in Vatican


June 27th, 2010 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 27 (IANS) American actress Mena Suvari has tied the knot with her boyfriend of three years Simone in Sestito in Italy. Mena, 31, who was married to the 18-years-older cinematographer Robert ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Rihanna unhappy at being photographed with beau


June 24th, 2010 - 1:32 am ICT by IANS
London, June 24 (IANS) Pop star Rihanna was left fuming as she was caught on camera with her baseball star beau Matt Kemp after a romantic dinner. The "Unfaithful" singer who goes ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Sonam changes her personality for ‘Mausam’


June 19th, 2010 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) After playing the giddyheaded starry-eyed young lover-girl in all her films so far, including the about-to-be-released "I Hate Luv Storys", actress Sonam Kapoor in "Mausam" ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

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