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‘Raaz 3′ tells true stories of Bipasha, Vikram


August 1st, 2012 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 1 (IANS) Producer Mahesh Bhatt describes "Raaz 3" as a mix of three true-life stories of actress Bipasha Basu, director Vikram Bhatt and writer Shagufta Rafique."'Raaz 3' ... Read more...

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Vanessa Minnillo keeps check on cravings


April 24th, 2012 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 24 (IANS) Actress Vanessa Minnillo says she is keeping her pregnancy cravings in check because she wants to eat healthy for her baby.The 31-year-old is expecting her ... Read more...

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Peninsula Hotels scouting for locations in India


April 19th, 2012 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) Hong Kong-based luxury hotel chain The Peninsula Hotels group is actively scouting prime locations here and in Mumbai to extend its footprint to India."We are ... Read more...

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Obama visits Shanksville crash site


September 12th, 2011 - 1:32 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 11 (IANS) US President Barack Obama Sunday visited Shanksville - the crash site of the United Flight 93, one of the passenger planes hijacked by terrorists Sep ... Read more...

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Hackers hijack Twitter page of NBC News, post fake terror alerts


September 10th, 2011 - 6:02 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- Hackers on late Friday afternoon hijacked an account belonging to NBC News on the social networking website Twitter and posted fake news alerts about a terrorist attack ... Read more...

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Anna’s stir and the media frenzy


August 25th, 2011 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) Social activist Anna Hazare's anti-graft fast over the past 10 days has seen media persons crowding at two spots in the city - the ... Read more...

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Maoists killed 19 because they couldn’t locate one (Flashback)


June 23rd, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, June 23 (IANS) The six Maoists sentenced to death for gunning down 19 people in Jharkhand committed the massacre because they could not locate the one man they wanted: ... Read more...

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Government has lost mental balance: Mulayam (Lead)


June 5th, 2011 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 5 (IANS) Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav said here Sunday the central government seemed to have lost its "mental balance" and would have to "pay for ... Read more...

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Government has lost mental balance: Mulayam Singh


June 5th, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 5 (IANS) Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav Sunday said the central government seemed to have lost its "mental balance" and would have to "pay for its ... Read more...

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September 11 burial plan runs into trouble


June 3rd, 2011 - 7:25 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, June 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The decision to bury a total of 9,000 unidentified remains of some 9/11 attack victims has not gone down well with the families of some victims. ... Read more...

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Thousands come, drawn to Ramdev more than his cause


June 3rd, 2011 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) For many the issue of black money stashed abroad was secondary as they thronged the Ramlila ground on a hot and humid Friday. From various ... Read more...

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Obama lays wreath at Ground Zero memorial


May 6th, 2011 - 3:02 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 6 (IANS) US President Barack Obama visited Ground Zero to lay a wreath at a memorial to the nearly 3,000 victims of the 9/11 attack, days ... Read more...

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Obama visits Ground Zero to mark Osama’s death


May 6th, 2011 - 1:28 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 5 (IANS) US President Barack Obama joined survivors of the 9/11 terror attack at a Manhattan firehouse Thursday, days after American commandos killed Osama bin ... Read more...

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US will not release Osama Bin Laden death photos: Obama


May 5th, 2011 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 5 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has blocked the release of pictures of Osama bin Laden's body, expressing concern that they might incite extremists to retaliate.He said that US ... Read more...

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Bush declines Obama’s invitation to go to Ground Zero


May 4th, 2011 - 10:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, May 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) President Barack Obama’s invitation to George W. Bush has been declined by the former President. President Obama is scheduled to address the nation from Ground Zero ... Read more...

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`At last some justice for the murder of 3,000 Americans’


May 2nd, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 2 (IANS) "At last some justice for the murder of 3,000 Americans," said a man after he learnt of Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden's killing. His ... Read more...

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US erupts in joy over Osama killing


May 2nd, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 2 (IANS) US erupted in joy as news broke that Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden has been killed in Pakistan.There was jubilation outside the White House ... Read more...

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Anna to tour India, promises more struggles (Second Lead)


April 9th, 2011 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) Social acivist Anna Hazare Saturday said he would tour the entire country to campaign against corruption and promised more struggles ahead after breaking his ... Read more...

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Struggle will continue: Anna Hazare


April 9th, 2011 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) The struggle for a stronger anti-graft law would continue till parliament finally passed the Lokpal (ombdusman) bill, socialreformer Anna Hazare said Saturday, ending his 97-hour ... Read more...

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Anti-corruption crusade triumphs, Anna Hazare calls off fast (Lead)


April 9th, 2011 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) Veteran reformer Anna Hazare, who spearheaded an unparalleled people's movement against corruption, ended his 97-hour fast here Saturday following assurances from the government that ... Read more...

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Report says that 911 firefighters are getting cancer at a faster rate


April 4th, 2011 - 9:05 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, April 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A government-sponsored report which is expected to be released just in time to coincide with the 10th anniversary of the most devastating attacks on the US ... Read more...

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Ground Zero mosque opponents say location should be preserved to ’show what happened there’


March 16th, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 16 (ANI): Opponents of the proposed "Ground Zero Mosque" in Manhattan moved the court on Tuesday arguing that the location of the proposed plan should be rather preserved as ... Read more...

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No new eatery atop World Trade Center


March 9th, 2011 - 1:24 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, Mar 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Authorities have scrapped the proposed construction of a restaurant on the top floor of the World Trade Center. The restaurant was available in one of ... Read more...

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Cyclone Yasi’s Oz ground zero looks like Vietnam in ‘Apocalypse Now’: Eyewitness


February 3rd, 2011 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Feb 3(ANI): The scene at Cyclone Yasi's ground zero in Australia has been described by one businessman as "apocalyptic".In Mission Beach, Queensland, where the tropical cyclone made landfall, wind gusts were ... Read more...

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‘Homosexuality result of violent emotional abuse’


February 1st, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 1 (IANS) The new imam at the proposed Ground Zero mosque in New York has said that homosexuality is the result of "violent emotional or sexual abuse at some point ... Read more...

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New GZ mosque imam raises concern about homosexuals


January 31st, 2011 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 31 (ANI): The new imam at the Ground Zero mosque and cultural center has voiced his concern for homosexuals, saying that such people were probably abused in their childhood.Abdallah ... Read more...

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Court asks for revised reports on Sabarimala stampede


January 24th, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Jan 24 (IANS) A division bench of the Kerala High Court Monday asked the forest department and the devaswom department's special commissioner in Sabarimala to revise their reports on the Jan ... Read more...

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Rachel Uchitel writes final farewell letter to fiance killed during 9/11 tragedy


January 21st, 2011 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 21 (ANI): Rachel Uchitel made an emotional visit to Ground Zero as part of her stint in VH1's Celebrity Rehab, and wrote a final farewell letter to her fiance who ... Read more...

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Imam associated with Ground Zero mosque bows out as leader of project


January 15th, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 15 (ANI): The controversial imam, Feisal Abdul Rauf, who was the public face of an Islamic community center planned near Ground Zero, has bowed out as the religious leader ... Read more...

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‘Refudiate’ just a typo, Palin now says


December 29th, 2010 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 29 (IANS) Former US vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin, who hit the headlines after coining a word "refudiate" on Twitter, has now claimed that the word was just a ... Read more...

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Now, Palin claims her record-setting ‘refudiate’ gaffe was only a typo


December 28th, 2010 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 28 (ANI): In July, Sarah Palin hit the headlines when she compared herself to William Shakespeare, the literary giant who also created words, after coining a word 'refudiate' on ... Read more...

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‘Ground Zero mosque’ Imam to undertake ’speaking tour’ of US next month


December 24th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 24 (ANI): Feisal Abdul Rauf, the Imam behind the proposed community centre and mosque near Ground Zero, would reportedly undertake a nationwide tour in the United States next month ... Read more...

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‘Saudi king might move controversial NY Ground Zero mosque to West Village’


December 20th, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 20 (ANI): A Manhattan lawyer with ties to the Saudi royal family has claimed that King Abdullah might move the controversial Ground Zero mosque away from its proposed site ... Read more...

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Conman posing as Prince Harry steals from Diana charity


December 6th, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 6 (ANI): A conman posing as Prince Harry on social media website Facebook has diverted donations from a charity the prince had created in memory of his late mother ... Read more...

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Citibank sues Ground Zero developer over failure to repay $ 100,000 debt


December 3rd, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 3 (ANI): Citibank has sued Ground Zero developer Sharif El-Gamal and his real estate firm, Soho Properties, over failure to pay back nearly 100,000 dollars (99,489 dollars) borrowed from ... Read more...

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