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New York City restaurant to hold a ‘Duck Fetus Eating Contest’


August 28th, 2012 - 8:29 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A fertilized egg is something in between an egg and a duck. It is considered a delicacy in many parts of the world. A New York ... Read more...

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Bangladesh President, PM congratulate Pranab (Lead)


July 22nd, 2012 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata/New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) Bangladesh President M. Zillur Rahman and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Sunday congratulated Pranab Mukherjee on his election as India's president and hoped bilateral relations ... Read more...

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Sheikh Hasina congratulates Pranab


July 22nd, 2012 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 22 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Sunday called up Pranab Mukherjee to congratulateg him on his election as India's president.A Bangladesh High Commission spokesman said Hasina ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Zardari fourth Pakistani leader to visit Ajmer


April 3rd, 2012 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
Ajmer, April 3 (IANS) President Asif Ali Zardari will be the fourth Pakistani head of state or government to visit the shrine of Sufi saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti here ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Mountain rescuer killed in Californian expedition


January 22nd, 2012 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 22 (IANS) A British mountaineer plunged 150-feet to his death after slipping over a frozen waterfall in California.Michael Machell, 23, lost his footing as he prepared to descend ... Read more...

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Hrithik gets a fan in Yash Chopra


November 9th, 2011 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) Veteran filmmaker Yash Chopra is immensely impressed with actor Hrithik Roshan and more so after watching the trailer of the "Agneepath" remake."Among all the ... Read more...

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British royal family inspired Atkinson


September 25th, 2011 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 25 (IANS) Actor Rowan Atkinson, best remembered as Mr. Bean, considers the British royal family to be a great source of "inspiration".The 56-year-old, who is a friend of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

India, China growth good for world economy: US


September 20th, 2011 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 20 (IANS) The United States wants to see growth in major emerging economies like India and China over a sustained period of time as it strengthens the world ... Read more...

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Yuvraj launches his cricket academy


August 23rd, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) Indian batsman Yuvraj Singh Tuesday launched a cricket academy named after him in association with the Pathways World School.Yuvraj Singh Centres of Excellence (YSCE) aims ... Read more...

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Aarti Chhabria wins ‘Fear Factor 4′, gives credit to Akshay


July 24th, 2011 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Actress Aarti Chhabria, who won the fourth season of Colors' show "Fear Factor - Khatron Ke Khiladi", says host Akshay Kumar was her biggest ... Read more...

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Honoured to be in our father’s shadow: Amaan-Ayaan


June 18th, 2011 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) They have been playing sarod for over 15 years, but Amaan and Ayaan Ali Khan are quite happy under the shadow of their father, sarod ... Read more...

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Rihanna signed as Barbados tourism ambassador


June 16th, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 16 (IANS) Singer Rihanna has been officially declared the ambassador for tourism in her native Barbados."In the hearts of every Barbadian, Rihanna is known as the girl ... Read more...

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Far-flung movies ‘an inspiration for future scientists’


December 29th, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 29 (ANI): Apart from being a great source of entertainment, Hollywood flicks can inspire the next generation of physicists, astronomers and biologists, say scientists.A panel of scientists, filmmakers and media ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

The Global Indian Music Awards To Be Aired On Colors On The 5th Of December


December 2nd, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The Global Indian Music Awards, which are one of its kind is soon to be telecast on the channel Colors. According to reports, this has been a great achievement for music ... Read more...

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Aniston’s ‘retard’ remark draws ire


August 21st, 2010 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 21 (IANS) Hollywood star Jennifer Aniston jokingly called herself a "retard" on a TV show, drawing the ire of a group for the disabled. The former "Friends" star used the ... Read more...

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Amitabh is brand ambassador of Airtel Champions League


August 6th, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 6 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has been chosen as the brand ambassador of the upcoming cricket tournament Airtel Champions League Twenty20 to be held in South Africa by ESPN ... Read more...

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IPL popularity undented though MPs want it banned


April 19th, 2010 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) The fast paced Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket tournament has its popularity quotient undented, even though several MPs Monday demanded it should be banned and probed ... Read more...

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Pak has ‘hunger’ to defend T20 title: Afridi


April 16th, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Apr.16 (ANI): Pakistan T20 captain Shahid Afridi is hopeful of defending the World T20 title, and believes that his squad has the hunger to lift the coveted title for the second ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Cinema should highlight humane approach, says President Patil


March 19th, 2010 - 10:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 19 (ANI): President Pratibha Patil on Friday said that cinema should be used as a medium to give expression to the importance of a humane approach in life. ... Read more...

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Residents of Sundarbans felicitates Indophile and French author Dominique Lapierre


December 8th, 2009 - 10:16 pm ICT by ANI
Sundarbans (West Bengal), Dec 8(ANI): French author, Indophile and philanthropist Dominique Lapierre has kept up his humanitarian tryst with India and in recognition to his mission, the residents of Bhangur in Sundarbans ... Read more...

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Stefanie Spielman Succumbs To Breast Cancer


November 20th, 2009 - 6:43 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Columbus, Nov. 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Ohio State Community is "extremely saddened" by the news of the death of Stefanie Spielman, the wife of Ohio State football star Chris Spielman. ... Read more...

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Wives ‘are programmed to dislike mum-in-laws’


August 7th, 2009 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 7 (ANI): It's the age-old power struggle that blights millions of marriages. And now, the reason behind feuding between mothers-in-law and their son's wife has been answered -wives are programmed ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Chandy Clanton: Stunt Pilot And Aerobatics Flyer Killed


July 11th, 2009 - 9:42 pm ICT by GD
In an unfortunate incident on Friday, stunt pilot Chandy Clanton was killed in an air crash. While her Edge 540 was ahead of the Wingnuts Flying Circus in Tarkio, Montanna, the mishap ... Read more...

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Scientists solve mysterious disappearing act of world’s second largest fish


May 8th, 2009 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 8 (ANI): Scientists have discovered where basking sharks - the world's second largest fish - hide out for half of every year.The discovery revises scientists' understanding of the iconic species ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

”Junk” DNA distinguishes humans from other species


November 5th, 2008 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 5 (ANI): What was earlier considered to be "junk" DNA has now been found to be an important ingredient distinguishing humans from other species, say scientists at the Genome ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Chicken soup can help fight high blood pressure


October 14th, 2008 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 14 (ANI): Chicken soup, which has been used for years as an effective home remedy to deal with the common cold, can also help fight high blood pressure, researchers ... Read more...

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Hayden says Harbhajan fires him up


October 6th, 2008 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 6 (IANS) Harbahajan Singh's declaration that he is not out to make friends against Australia has fired up his foe opener Matthew Hayden, who said such comments would only inspire ... Read more...

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Diamond-studded Barbie worth $100k unveiled in Mexico City!


September 7th, 2008 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 7 (ANI): Many versions of Barbie dolls have been created throughout the ages, and now the world''s most expensive has been unveiled in Mexico City.The new doll is believed ... Read more...

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Cheating Brit spouses spend PS650mln a year on illicit affairs


August 4th, 2008 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 4 (ANI): Cheating husbands and wives in Britain are spending a whooping 650million pounds a year on their illicit relationships.Men and women involved in extra marital affairs are ... Read more...

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Flammable ice could be mined for fuel


April 24th, 2008 - 5:07 pm ICT by admin
London, April 24 (ANI): Methane hydrate, more popularly known as flammable ice, could turn out to be the worlds last great source of carbon-based fuel, if it is mined properly.Methane hydrates ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Falling in love is what makes Brits happiest


December 12th, 2007 - 12:05 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec 12 (ANI): When it comes to making the Brits happy, nothing works better than falling head over heels in love.And, the finding comes from figures based on one of the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

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