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Chain snatchers and their new tricks


June 4th, 2012 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) The next time you go for an evening walk or a visit to the market and a 'policeman' accosts you, chides you for wearing gold ... Read more...

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Now, a course in Kangra miniature paintings


April 3rd, 2012 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 3 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh University here is starting a postgraduate course on Kangra miniature paintings to protect the dying art form, an official said here Tuesday.The University ... Read more...

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Man slapped by police for trying to register FIR


March 23rd, 2012 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 22 (IANS) A man whose daughter was gang-raped by four men in Madhya Pradesh's Shajapur district Thursday said that he was slapped by policemen when he tried to ... Read more...

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Himachal woollens get good response at ITF


November 27th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) Hand-knitted woollen products of Himachal Pradesh were much in demand during the India International Trade Fair (IITF) that concluded here Sunday, an official said.Woollens like ... Read more...

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Himachal reviving Chamba art forms


October 30th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Oct 30 (IANS) To protect and revive the decades old, globally acclaimed dying art forms of the erstwhile princely hill state of Chamba, Himachal Pradesh is training and improving ... Read more...

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A few Diwali day precautions for asthmatics


October 25th, 2011 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) For asthma patients, the heavy smoke from firecrackers on Diwali can cause agony. Observing a few precautions, including wearing a mask or covering the nose ... Read more...

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Sachin in tears while paying last respects to Sathya Sai Baba


April 25th, 2011 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
Puttaparthi (Andhra Pradesh), April 25 (IANS) Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar broke down while paying his last respects to spiritual leader Sathya Sai Baba here Monday.Accompanied by wife Anjali and ... Read more...

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Gwyneth Paltrow cries after learning of ancestor’s miracle


April 3rd, 2011 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 3 (ANI): Gwyneth Paltrow wept on a television show when she discovered that her great-great-great grandfather was "a miracle worker" who apparently saved a town from being consumed by ... Read more...

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Lily Allen sends invites for June 11 wedding


March 31st, 2011 - 7:31 am ICT by IANS
London, March 31 (IANS) Singer Lily Allen who is set to tie the knot with Sam Cooper June 11 has sent out unique invitation cards to the invitees.The pop star-turned-boutique ... Read more...

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Rickshaw-puller arrested for raping 77-year-old (Lead)


March 14th, 2011 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) A rickshaw-puller was arrested in north Delhi Monday for beating up and raping the 77-year-old wife of a retired government official last week, police ... Read more...

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Cop bends to wipe Mayawati’s shoes, official justifies act (Lead)


February 9th, 2011 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 8 (IANS) Defending Deputy Superintendent of Police Padam Singh, who created a veritable storm when he was caught on camera bending down to wipe the dust from Uttar Pradesh ... Read more...

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Kicking up a storm, DSP bends to wipe Mayawati’s shoes


February 8th, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 8 (IANS) Some people stoop to conquer, others to please maybe. Like Uttar Pradesh's Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Padam Singh who created a veritable storm Tuesday when he was ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

No ’security’ help for my brief case, tweets Abdullah


February 8th, 2011 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Feb 8 (IANS) Amid reports that Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati's security guards were seen shining her shoes, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said Tuesday that he would not ... Read more...

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$61m anti-smoking ad campaign set to be launched Down Under


January 30th, 2011 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 30 (ANI): A 61-million-dollar anti-smoking advertising campaign linking a smoker's cough to lung cancer is set to be launched in Australia.The message funded by the federal government is graphic and ... Read more...

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Handkerchief business generating employment in Uttar Pradesh


December 27th, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
By Amit KanojiaRudauli (Uttar Pradesh), Dec.27 (ANI): The handkerchief business has become good source of generating employment in Rudauli village in Uttar Pradesh's Faizabad District.Business has engaged majority of the households, including ... Read more...

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Men’s Accessories: The Magic Lies In Keeping Them Neat And Clean


November 30th, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Nevertheless, as fashion crept deep into man’s psyche, men too, have been great followers of fashion and the accessories used by men also have in time gained popularity with men spending ... Read more...

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Himachal to set up ‘Grameen Haats’ to help artisans


November 29th, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Nov 29 (IANS) To enable local artisans market their products in their vicinity, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal Monday announced that 36 'Grameen Haats' or rural markets would be ... Read more...

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Himachal pavilion to have 60 stalls at trade fair


November 12th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Nov 12 (IANS) Clean and energy efficient technology would be the theme of Himachal Pradesh pavilion during India International Trade Fair (IITF) 2010 beginning Nov 14 in New Delhi, ... Read more...

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Tips To Stay Healthy This Flu Season


November 8th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) With the flu season approaching, people all over the world have been scrambling the web to get details about how to stay healthy. According to ... Read more...

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Himachal offers discounts on woolens, handicraft items


October 31st, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Oct 31 (IANS) To spread the Himachali warmth during this festive season, the Himachal Pradesh Handicrafts and Handloom Corporation is offering discounts on woollens and handicraft items."From hand-knitted woollens like ... Read more...

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Himachal’s Kinnaur weavers to benefit from trademark


October 20th, 2010 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Oct 20 (IANS) With the Kinnauri shawls receiving the prestigious Geographical Indications (GI) tag, over 1,000 weavers involved in the creation of the iconic shawls stand to gain the most."The registration ... Read more...

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Former Iranian president Rafsanjani urges Govt. not to take international sanctions as a “joke”


September 15th, 2010 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran, Sept 15 (ANI): Former Iranian president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani has criticised the government for not adhering to the Islamic Republic's laws and urged it not to take international sanctions as "joke" ... Read more...

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Two swine flu deaths, 37 new cases in Delhi


August 24th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Two people succumbed to swine flu in the capital, taking the toll due to the virus here to 23 this season while 37 new cases were reported, ... Read more...

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One swine flu death, 40 new cases in Delhi


August 23rd, 2010 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) One person died of swine flu Sunday night while 40 new cases were reported in Delhi, a health official said Monday. "One person died at Lok Narayan Jai ... Read more...

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US man to travel round the world sans luggage


August 21st, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 21 (ANI): A man from America has revealed that he will be travelling around the world over the next six weeks without carrying any luggage.Rolf Potts, 39, a travel writer ... Read more...

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Delhi government, MCD pulled up for manhole cleaners’ deaths


June 11th, 2010 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Friday sought the response of the Delhi government and the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) on the alleged death of three ... Read more...

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Nagpur residents reel under heat wave


May 26th, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by ANI
Nagpur, May 26 (ANI): Residents of Nagpur, Maharashtra, are reeling from heat wave that has thrown normal life completely out of gear.Temperatures in the Nagpur are hovering around 47 degrees Celsius mark. ... Read more...

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Simon Cowell presented a Frank Sinatra’s handkerchief on the sets of American Idol


May 6th, 2010 - 2:03 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, May 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The judge of the American Idol – Simon Cowell was presented with a handkerchief of Frank Sinatra by his daughters - Nancy and Tina. The handkerchief ... Read more...

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Cleavage-revealing frocks US teens’ latest prom choice


March 29th, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
New York, March 29 (ANI): Teenage girls in the US are said to be raising eyebrows by heading to their first big dance in cleavage-revealing frocks, bellybutton-baring gowns and nearly handkerchief size ... Read more...

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Rathore stabbed in face outside court, attends hearing again (Fourth Lead)


February 8th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 8 (IANS) Former Haryana police chief S.P.S. Rathore, convicted of molesting teenager Ruchika Girhotra in 1990, was stabbed thrice in the face by a youth wielding a pocket knife outside ... Read more...

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Molester cop Rathore stabbed in face outside court (Third Lead)


February 8th, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 8 (IANS) Former Haryana police chief S.P.S. Rathore, convicted of molesting teenager Ruchika Girhotra in 1990, was stabbed thrice in the face by a youth wielding a sharp-edged pocket knife ... Read more...

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Van driver fined for blowing his nose!


January 29th, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 29 (ANI): A van driver has been fined for blowing his nose while his vehicle was at a standstill.The incident occurred in October, when Michael Mancini, from Ayrshire stopped his ... Read more...

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Now buy Himachal handicrafts through e-shopping


January 18th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 18 (IANS) Now you can buy handicrafts of Himachal Pradesh simply sitting at home through e-shopping. To attract the buyers, the state government Monday launched a website having more than 1,000 ... Read more...

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Drew Barrymore once shared her deep secrets with E.T.!


October 20th, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 20 (ANI): American actress Drew Barrymore has revealed that she used to share her secrets with extraterrestrial character E.T. in-between takes on the set.Barrymore, 34, had made her first big ... Read more...

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Song of victory for Brazil’s marvellous city


October 3rd, 2009 - 10:51 am ICT by IANS
By Sebastian Fest Copenhagen, Oct 3 (DPA) Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva stood at the front of the delegation about to deliver Rio de Janeiro's merits as a potential ... Read more...

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