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Bengal Tiger gets new home


August 13th, 2012 - 11:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Guadalajara, Aug 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Guadalajara, the capital city of the western Mexican State of Jalisco has been home to the 6month old Bengal tiger cub called Albert for the past 3 ... Read more...

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Robles to train in Spain ahead of Olympics


June 26th, 2012 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Havana, June 26 (IANS) Olympic champion and world record holder in the 110-meter hurdles, Dayron Robles, will train in Spain in the run-up to the London Olympics.Trainer Santiago Antunez said ... Read more...

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The image of Enrique Pena Nieto, Mexican presidency front-runner, used to promote adultery


June 7th, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Mexico, June 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An Internet site promoting adultery has used the image of Enrique Peña Nieto, front-runner to Mexico’s presidency. Peña Nieto, candidate of the opposition party PRI (Partido Revolucionario ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Celta return to Spanish La Liga after 5 years


June 4th, 2012 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, June 4 (IANS) Celta Vigo joined near neighbours Deportivo la Coruna in being promoted to Spain's La Liga after a gap of five years.Celta's 0-0 draw at home to ... Read more...

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Spain busts gang that ripped off drug dealers


May 11th, 2012 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Santa Cruz de Tenerife (Spain), May 11 (IANS/EFE) A gang that employed extremely violent tactics in robbing drug dealers has been busted in Spain, officials said Thursday.The 15 suspects - ... Read more...

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New paper launched in Mexico


April 24th, 2012 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, April 24 (IANS/EFE) Reporte Indigo Cinco Dias, a new Monday-Friday newspaper, was launched Monday in Mexico, with the twist that the print publication builds off a successful online ... Read more...

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Six cities bid for 2018 Youth Olympic Games


March 3rd, 2012 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Lausanne, March 3 (IANS) A total of six cities from Europe and Latin America have submitted applications to bid for the third edition of the Summer Youth Olympic Games (YOG) ... Read more...

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Mana rocks Ecuador concert


February 26th, 2012 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
Quito, Feb 26 (IANS/EFE) Mexican rock band Mana sparked an explosion of sound and colour in Quito at a concert on its 2011-12 tour "Drama y Luz" (Drama and Light), ... Read more...

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Huge pet crocodile seized in Mexico


February 10th, 2012 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Feb 10 (IANS/EFE) A 150-kg pet crocodile was seized from a house in Mexico, officials said.The two-metre-long crocodile, named "Chuy", was seized from Tlaquepaque city in western Jalisco ... Read more...

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Spanish singer to take a break due to exhaustion


February 2nd, 2012 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 2 (IANS/EFE) Spanish singer Monica Naranjo wants to take a break from her career to focus her energies on her family and on her next artistic project, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Britney Spears to give free concert in Mexico City


December 1st, 2011 - 11:10 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Dec 1 (IANS/EFE) US pop star Britney Spears will perform in a free concert Sunday here, an official said.The concert, which will start at 7 p.m., will ... Read more...

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‘Dedicated’ Hernandez has exceeded Man U expectations: Ferguson


April 24th, 2011 - 7:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 24(ANI): Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has said that striker Javier Hernandez was never meant to be so crucial to his team's silverware hopes this season.Hernandez has ... Read more...

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Women form bulk of Mexico’s Twitter users


March 9th, 2011 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, March 9 (IANS/EFE) The typical Mexican Twitter user is a woman living in this capital, according to a survey carried out by marketing firm Mente Digital.Women represent 52 ... Read more...

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Tequila is causing major environmental problems in Mexico


February 4th, 2011 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 4 (ANI): The process of making Tequila from fibrous agave plants is causing major environmental problems in Jalisco, the Mexican state where the drink originated.Los Angeles businessman Alejandro Viecco ... Read more...

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Now, a beer for gays and lesbians


February 3rd, 2011 - 11:05 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Feb 3 (IANS/EFE) A Mexican company has launched a new beer aimed at the gay and lesbian community that will also be exported to other countries, company officials said.The "honey-flavored" ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Jonas Brothers Cancel Concerts in Mexico for Security Reasons


October 15th, 2010 - 12:41 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 14 (THANDIAN NEWS) The Jonas Brothers, the American boy band of brothers which have risen to success with a trail of teenyboppers following behind them, has decided to cancel their scheduled ... Read more...

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Fergie declares ‘Little Pea’ Hernandez a Man U star


September 30th, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.30 (ANI): Coach Alex Ferguson has hailed Javier Hernandez, his 'Little Pea', as a natural for popping in goals after a dramatic victory in Valencia.Javier Hernandez, on as a ... Read more...

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Miss Universe meets Mexican president


September 15th, 2010 - 8:05 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Sep 15 (IANS/EFE) Miss Universe 2010 Jimena Navarrete of Mexico met with the president of her country, Felipe Calderon, at the presidential residence, officials said. The 22-year-old chatted with the president ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

No need to spend big to regain Premier League: Ferguson


July 20th, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jul 20 (ANI): To regain the Premier League title, Manchester United boss Alex Ferguson believes he does not need to spend a big amount on signing new players.Ferguson has ... Read more...

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Aeromexico suspends flights to Arizona because of new immigration law


April 27th, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by BNO News
MEXICO CITY (BNO NEWS) -- Aeromexico said that it is suspending flights to Phoenix and Tucson in Arizona due to a "significant" fall in demand generated largely by the adoption of a ... Read more...

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Five policemen killed in Mexico


January 31st, 2010 - 5:15 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Jan 31 (IANS/EFE) Five Mexican police officers were killed and seven wounded in an ambush by an armed group in the southwestern state of Michoacan, officials said. The attack took place ... Read more...

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Fourteen killed in Mexico clashes


December 6th, 2009 - 4:22 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Dec 6 (DPA) At least 14 people were killed in the northern Mexican state of Nuevo Leon in clashes between police and alleged members of the country's powerful criminal gangs, ... Read more...

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Michelle Wie Wins The First Tournament Of Her Career


November 16th, 2009 - 7:50 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Guadalajara, Nov. 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Michelle Wie won the Lorena Ochoa Invitational against Paula Creamer, the first major win of her career in the tournament. In order to reach 6 ... Read more...

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Prehistoric rhinos roamed in Mexico, say scientists


November 13th, 2009 - 5:37 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Nov 13 (EFE) The rhinoceros fossils kept in a museum in western Mexico belonged to an ancient rhino species called Teleoceras hicksi that lived more than four million years ago, ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Plot to kill Mexican president unearthed


August 11th, 2009 - 7:03 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Aug 11 (EFE) Mexican authorities have arrested a drug kingpin for allegedly plotting to kill President Felipe Calderon, officials said Monday. Dimas Diaz Ramos was arrested Sunday along with four ... Read more...

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Nearly seven tonnes of cocaine seized in Colombia


February 9th, 2009 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, Feb 9 (IANS) Nearly seven tonnes of cocaine were seized in Colombia from a truck that was apparently bound for a Mexican drug cartel. Two people were arrested, the police said. The ... Read more...

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Mexico releases beauty queen arrested for drug links


January 31st, 2009 - 9:42 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Jan 31 (DPA) A Mexican beauty queen arrested last December on suspected connections to illegal drugs was Friday released without being charged, the prosecutor's office said.Laura Elena Zuniga, 23, who ... Read more...

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Thokchom Nanao Singh brings glory to Manipur with boxing gold medal in Mexico


January 6th, 2009 - 11:03 pm ICT by ANI
By L.C.K Singh Imphal, Jan.6 (ANI): Eighteen-year-old Thokchom Nanao Singh of Manipur recently became the first Indian Boxer to win a gold medal at the AIBA world Youth Boxing Championship at Guadalajara ... Read more...

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Mexican beauty queen arrested over drug mafia nexus


December 24th, 2008 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 24 (ANI): A Mexican beauty queen and international pageant winner has become embroiled in a scandal for her possible involvement with violent drugs gangs.Laura Zuniga, the 23-year-old Miss Sinaloa, ... Read more...

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President’s husband celebrates birthday on special flight


April 20th, 2008 - 8:19 pm ICT by admin
By Liz Mathew On Board Air India One, April 20 (IANS) It was a rare occasion on which Indian President Pratibha Patil's husband hogged the limelight: Devisingh Shekhawat turned 74 Saturday and the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

President Patil pitches for ayurveda in Brazil


April 17th, 2008 - 4:50 pm ICT by admin
(Lead) By Liz Mathew Brasilia, April 17 (IANS) Ayurveda, the ancient Indian system of medicine, may soon make itself better known in Brazil after President Pratibha Patil made a strong pitch for it, gifting ... Read more...

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