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Good atmospherics exist, say experts on Krishna trip


September 7th, 2012 - 12:16 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 7 (IANS) Good atmospherics exist for strengthening the peace process between Pakistan and India, said experts as Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna arrives here on three-day visit ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Aniston, Theroux differ on wedding set-up


August 24th, 2012 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 24 (IANS) Actors Jennifer Aniston and fiance Justin Theroux have different ideas over their D-day.While Aniston, 43, wants a flashy wedding abroad, Theroux wants to tie ... Read more...

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ITV is in talks with BT to show Premier League games


August 22nd, 2012 - 6:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) For the first time in history, the ITV will now be showing the Premier League games. This was a conclusion that came up after the ITV had ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Halle Berry makes Salma Hayek a witness in her custody battle


August 17th, 2012 - 6:03 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Popular Hollywood star Halle Berry has listed Salma Hayek in her high profile case custody case against her Ex Gabriel Aubry. The famous actress who was ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Brazil winger Lucas joins PSG for 43 million euros


August 9th, 2012 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) French football club Paris Saint Germain (PSG) has beaten Manchester United in the race to sign Brazilian teenager Lucas Moura.The deal was confirmed Wednesday after ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Katherine seeks joint guardianship of MJ’s kids


July 29th, 2012 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 29 (IANS) Michael Jackson's mother Katherine is seeking joint guardianship of her late son's children -- with her 34-year-old grandson TJ.TJ was appointed a temporary guardian ... Read more...

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Indian-American law student sues Preet Bharara


July 26th, 2012 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 26 (IANS) A second-year Indian-American law student has filed a lawsuit against Manhattan's famed Indian-American US district attorney Preet Bharara and the US Marshals Service for seizing ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Victoria’s Secret’s store opens in UK


July 24th, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Victoria Secret store has finally opened in United Kingdom. It will be located in London’s Stratford region. The inauguration is said to be pretty low-key as ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Robbie Williams opts out of Olympic ceremony


July 3rd, 2012 - 2:16 am ICT by IANS
London, July 3 (IANS) Singer Robbie Williams has opted out of the closing ceremony of London Olympics to be with his pregnant wife, who is due to give birth ... Read more...

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Act against corrupt ex-generals: Pakistani daily


July 2nd, 2012 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 2 (IANS) A probe into a financial scandal in an army-run organisation is a test case, said a leading Pakistani daily that wondered whether "high-profile targets - now ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Yakubu set to join Chinese club


June 29th, 2012 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou (China), June 29 (IANS) Blackburn and Nigerian striker Yakubu Aiyegbeni is set to complete his move to Guangzhou R&F; very soon, a top official of the Chinese Super League ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Watts shifts to London for Diana role


June 17th, 2012 - 6:40 am ICT by IANS
London, June 17 (IANS) Actress Naomi Watts' preparation to play royal Princess Diana on the big screen, has required her to set up home in London.The British-born actress, who ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Special CBI courts to be set up in Lucknow, Ghaziabad


June 9th, 2012 - 2:11 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 9 (IANS) Two special CBI courts wuill be set up in the Uttar Pradesh capital and Ghaziabad in connection with the Rs.5,000 crore National Rural Health Mission (NHRM) ... Read more...

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Miami face-eating cannibal Rudy Eugene said “I’m going to kill you” to the heavyweight boxer Melton Bowen


June 4th, 2012 - 8:31 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Miami, June 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former heavyweight boxer Melton Bowen met the 'Miami Cannibal' Rudy Eugene in 2007. After receiving death threats from Rudy Eugene, Bowen knocked him down with one single ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Kabul pact: Pakistan’s India discomfort makes it hard, says US (Lead)


May 2nd, 2012 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 2 (IANS) Terrorist safe havens in Pakistan pose a tough challenge, a Pentagon report said as an American official admitted that a strategic partnership agreement with Afghanistan ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Bollywood actress’s headless body found in Allahabad septic tank


April 18th, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Allahabad, April 18 (IANS) A team of Mumbai police aided by Allahabad cops traced the headless torso of Meenakshi Thapa, a budding Bollywood actress who was abducted on March 30, ... Read more...

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Shehla murder: Congress demands arrest of BJP legislator


April 12th, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, April 12 (IANS) Hundreds of Congressmen cadres Thursday demanded the arrest of Bhartiya Janata Party legislator Dhruv Narayan Singh, after Zahida Parvez, the prime accused in RTI activist Shehla ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Small businessmen suffer due to Zardari’s visit


April 8th, 2012 - 10:21 am ICT by IANS
Ajmer, April 8 (IANS) Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari's visit to the shrine of Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti might make diplomatic waves but it is small businessmen who will bear the ... Read more...

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Roach slapped with fine over Lee incident


March 27th, 2012 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Gros Islet (St.Lucia), March 27 (IANS/CMC) West Indies fast bowler Kemar Roach has been fined half his match fee for his altercation with Australian speedster Brett Lee during the fifth One-Day ... Read more...

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Clean chit to Tatra trucks after army chief’s allegations


March 26th, 2012 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) In the backdrop of Indian Army chief Gen V.K. Singh alleging that he was offered a bribe to approve a substandard vehicle order, the defence ... Read more...

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Putin vows crackdown on traffic privileges


March 8th, 2012 - 10:44 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian Prime Minister and president-elect Vladimir Putin has pledged to slash the number of official cars using flashing blue lights that allows them to ignore ... Read more...

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US charges hackers in high-profile cyber attack


March 7th, 2012 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
New York, March 7 (IANS) Six hackers have been charged of computer crimes affecting over one million victims, the US Attorney's Office in New York said in a statement Tuesday.The ... Read more...

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Top Chinese football referee Lu Jun jailed


February 16th, 2012 - 9:57 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beijing, Feb 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A top Chinese referee has been jailed for more than five years to taking bribes. Lu Jun is seen as the face of Chinese refereeing after officiating ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Putin supporters plan car rally Saturday


February 16th, 2012 - 9:20 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Supporters of Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin are planning to organise a car rally in central Moscow Saturday, its organisers said.Up to 1,500 people are ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Johnson a great buy, says Harbhajan


February 4th, 2012 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 4 (IANS) Mumbai Indians off-spinner Harbhajan Singh believes Australian pacer Mitchell Johnson, acquired at his base price of $300,000, was a great buy for the team but ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Beleagured Kingfisher defers joining oneworld


February 4th, 2012 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 4 (IANS) The beleaguered Kingfisher Airlines has deferred its plans to join the oneworld alliance until it can strengthen its financial position, an official said here Saturday.The high ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Bowling to Indians a great challenge, says Lyon


January 22nd, 2012 - 3:06 am ICT by IANS
Adelaide, Jan 21 (IANS) Australia's off-spinner Nathan Lyon, who is likely to play in the Adelaide Test against India, says bowling to the best batsmen against spin has taught him ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Mohun Bagan to play Churchill Brothers in I-League


January 14th, 2012 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
Goa, Jan 14 (IANS) Churchill Brothers are determined to seal full points and continue with their forward progression in the I-League as they take on visiting Mohun Bagan at the ... Read more...

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Johnson eyeing IPL to resurrect his Test career


January 11th, 2012 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 11 (IANS) Australian fast bowler Mitchell Johnson has had a sudden change of heart and is eyeing the Indian Premier League (IPL) to regain his place in the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

New Zealander charged with stealing millions


January 5th, 2012 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, Jan 5 (IANS) A New Zealander who was extradited from Hong Kong last month in connection with one of the country's most high-profile theft cases was denied bail and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Mumbai police busts sex racket


December 22nd, 2011 - 1:27 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 21 (IANS) Mumbai police Wednesday busted a sex racket and rescued six girls being sent abroad for trafficking, an official said."Acting on a tip off, we rescued six ... Read more...

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Opposition creates ruckus in Himachal assembly


December 20th, 2011 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Dec 20 (IANS) Pandemonium prevailed in the Himachal Pradesh assembly as the Congress members protested the speaker's decision not to allow their two adjournment motions.In its two motions, ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

12,000 fugitive killing suspects held in China


December 18th, 2011 - 4:01 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 18 (IANS) Police in China have arrested 12,000 runaway suspected killers during a campaign launched just over six months ago, said Ministry of Public Security in an ... Read more...

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Albert Pujols signs up with the Los Angeles Angels


December 8th, 2011 - 11:13 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Dec 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There was shock on Thursday when Los Angeles Angels announced that they have swooped St. Louis Cardinals’ Albert Pujols. The high profile move was made ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Kasab death penalty: Expedite process, say lawyers (Three years after 26/11)


November 25th, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 25 (IANS) Hanging 26/11 terrorist Ajmal Amir Kasab may be sooner said than done. While some from the Mumbai's lawyer fraternity said a fair process is vital, other ... Read more...

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