helping others

Scherzinger enjoys charity work


August 12th, 2012 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 12 (IANS) Singer Nicole Scherzinger says she enjoys charity work as she gets pleasure out of helping others."I don't know if it's selfish because I get so ... Read more...

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Beijingers turn to Weibo to beat floods


July 23rd, 2012 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 23 (IANS) A group of people in Beijing have turned to Weibo, a social networking site, to help those stranded in rain-triggered floods by offering them free rides, ... Read more...

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China searches for actor to play model citizen


May 18th, 2012 - 9:56 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 18 (IANS) A Chinese movie is finding it hard to find an actor, not taller than 5'10", for performing the role of country's model citizen Lei Feng, ... Read more...

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A handicapped man on noble mission to educate (With Images)


January 15th, 2012 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mahuwara Khurd (Azamgarh), Jan 15 (IANS) He can't walk without support but that hasn't stopped Amarnath Rajbhar from helping others stand on their own feet. The physically challenged man has ... Read more...

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Humble people more helpful


January 3rd, 2012 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 3 (IANS) Humble people rather than egotistical individuals are likely to be more forthcoming with helping others. A person's decision to help the needy is influenced by temporary ... Read more...

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Hrithik teaches easy way to quit smoking (Movie Snippets)


December 14th, 2011 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) Bollywood star Hrithik Roshan was hooked to smoking not so long ago. But when he chanced upon Allen Carr's book, "The Easy Way to ... Read more...

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Hudson launches weight-loss centre


September 29th, 2011 - 9:14 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 29 (IANS) Actress Jennifer Hudson, who became the face of Weight Watchers last year, has now opened her own weight-loss centre in her native Chicago.Hudson, who she ... Read more...

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Pakistanis held in Britain for plotting another 9/11


September 27th, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 27 (IANS) A six-member gang of suspected Pakistani-origin suicide bombers have been arrested for plotting a terror attack in Britain similar to 9/11, police said.However, no specific targets ... Read more...

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Be good, do good to live long life


September 9th, 2011 - 9:18 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 9 (IANS) Our good deeds can help us live longer, but for that to happen our acts should be driven by a sense of helping others than doing ... Read more...

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UN chief condemns Nigeria blast


August 26th, 2011 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
United Nations, Aug 26 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon condemned the suicide car bomb attack on the UN headquarters in Nigerian capital Abuja, which killed at least 18 people Friday.The ... Read more...

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Be a unique personality: Abdul Kalam


May 11th, 2011 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) Calling knowledge the source of power, former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Wednesday asked the youth to aspire to become "unique personalities" to make India a ... Read more...

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Mumbai-Delhi Rajdhani catches fire, passengers safe (Lead)


April 18th, 2011 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai/Bhopal/Delhi, April 18 (IANS) Passengers of three coaches of the Mumbai-Delhi Rajdhani Express which caught fire near Madhya Pradesh's Ratlam town early Monday, had a miraculous escape with only one ... Read more...

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Mumbai-Delhi Rajdhani catches fire, all safe (Lead)


April 18th, 2011 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai/Bhopal, April 18 (IANS) Three coaches of the Mumbai-New Delhi Rajdhani Express caught fire near Ratlam in Madhya Pradesh early Monday, officials said. A passenger sustained minor injuries.An official of ... Read more...

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Mumbai-Delhi Rajdhani catches fire, one injured


April 18th, 2011 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 18 (IANS) A passenger was injured when three bogies, including the pantry car, of the Mumbai-New Delhi Rajdhani Express caught fire near Ratlam in Madhya Pradesh early Monday, ... Read more...

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Saluting ordinary women doing extraordinary work on Women’s Day


March 8th, 2011 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) One was awarded for fighting against her own disability, another for helping others fight their odds. On International Women's Day Tuesday, the women and child ... Read more...

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Ex-celebrity adviser Kenneth Starr jailed for 7 1/2 years in fraud case


March 3rd, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
New York, March 03 (ANI): Kenneth Starr, a former financial adviser to the stars, has been jailed for more than seven years for a multimillion-dollar investment scheme.He was sentenced in federal court ... Read more...

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Helping others helps alcoholics become and stay sober


January 29th, 2011 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 29 (ANI): A researcher from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine reports that participating in community service activities and helping others is not just good for the soul; it ... Read more...

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Wife of John Lennon’s assassin could have saved the ex-Beatle


December 8th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 8 (ANI): The wife of John Lennon's assassin knew about her husband's killing plot but remained mum.After 30 years since the former Beatle was gunned down in New York, the ... Read more...

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Bishop Eddie Long, Presumed Guilty or Faked Innocence?


September 24th, 2010 - 9:55 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bishop Eddie Long has so far failed to address the allegations against him stating that he coerced three young men from his congregation into sexual activities, using ... Read more...

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Performing good deeds can be highly rewarding


September 9th, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 9 (IANS) Performing good deeds for others can make you feel more upbeat and self-confident and can actually improve your health. These findings suggest there is truth in the old adage ... Read more...

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Girls and boys not as different as previously thought: Study


August 17th, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 17 (ANI): Girls and boys are not as different as previously thought, according to a new study.The research suggested that although girls tend to hang out in smaller, more intimate ... Read more...

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Be busy to stay happy


July 30th, 2010 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 30 (IANS) Keep yourself busy to stay happy. People who have something to do, even if pointless, are happier than those who sit idle, say researchers. The study was conducted ... Read more...

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Man jailed for online gambling in China


July 22nd, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 22 (IANS) In the first case of conviction for online gambling, a Chinese man has been sentenced to one year in prison and fined 10,000 yuan for his involvement in ... Read more...

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An Egyptian woman’s crusade against divorce


June 28th, 2010 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, June 28 (IANS) In traditional Egyptian society where women are blamed for divorces, a young divorcee has launched an online radio station to help out fellow women overcome the stigma of ... Read more...

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New Cop Drama “Rookie Blue” Premieres On ABC


June 25th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez June 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) "Rookie Blue," the new cop drama was premiered on ABC, Thursday, June 24, 2010 at 9 p.m. EST and it was aired simultaneously on Global Television ... Read more...

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Karan credits Nisha for ’social’ effect


May 17th, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 17, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Good deeds are a result of good intent and not your resources. Karan Mehra's efforts are certainly bearing fruits.In January 2010, Mehra and his fiancé Nisha ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh cops can be Good Samaritans too


May 4th, 2010 - 9:21 am ICT by IANS
By Asit Srivastava Hamirpur (Uttar Pradesh), May 4 (IANS) They may have a heartless image but the suffering of others moves them too. Police in this Uttar Pradesh district have begun adopting abandoned ... Read more...

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Act naughty or nice for more willpower, endurance


April 20th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 20 (IANS) Moral actions may increase our capacity for willpower and physical endurance, says a new study. Participants who did good deeds -- or even just imagined themselves helping others -- ... Read more...

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Being Mr. Nice can help you boost your willpower


April 20th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 20 (ANI): Moral actions may increase our capacity for willpower and physical endurance, concludes a new study from Harvard University.Published in the journal Social Psychological and Personality Science, the study ... Read more...

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Generosity, kindness spread easily


March 9th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 9 (IANS) Acts of kindness, generosity and cooperation spread just as easily as bad ones. And it takes only a handful to really make a difference. Researchers from the University of ... Read more...

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One good act really is the catalyst for three others


March 9th, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 9 (ANI): Kindness is contagious, scientists have discovered. And good acts by a handful of individuals really can make a difference.Professor James Fowler, of the University of California, and his ... Read more...

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Chivalry becoming a dying art among Britons: Survey


March 4th, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 4 (ANI): Researchers have claimed that Britons are leaving behind their world-famous manners, as chivalry becomes a dying art.According to a survey by Simplyhealth, more that eight out of 10 ... Read more...

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Mauna Ragam getting ready for release


February 12th, 2010 - 3:33 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Feb 12, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Taneesh and Madhurima are playing the lead in "Mauna Ragam' produced by NV Prasad and Shanam Naga Ashokkumar under the banner of Sri Saideva Productions introducing ... Read more...

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Self-control prompts others to follow you


January 14th, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 14 (IANS) Watching or even thinking about someone with good self-control makes others more likely to exert self-control, say researchers. Thinking about someone who exercises self-control by regularly exercising, for ... Read more...

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Self-control is contagious


January 14th, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 14 (ANI): Watching or even thinking about someone with good self-control makes others more likely exert self-control, say researchers.On the other hand, those with bad self-control influence others negatively.The new ... Read more...

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