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SC bars former US vessel from anchoring at Gujarat port (Lead)


May 14th, 2012 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday declined permission, for now, to the erstwhile American oil tanker Exxon Valdez, rechristened Oriental Nicety, to anchor at the Gujarat ship-breaking ... Read more...

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SC bars US vessel from anchoring at Gujarat port


May 14th, 2012 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday declined permission, for now, to the erstwhile American oil tanker Exxon Valdez, now rechristened Oriental Nicety, to anchor at the Gujarat ... Read more...

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Book on Area 51’s uncensored history out


May 25th, 2011 - 11:25 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, May 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new book by LA Times contributing editor Annie Jacobsen has given an insight into the secret “Area 51.” The book which has been titled “Area ... Read more...

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“Only In America With Larry The Cable Guy”, Talks About Rich American History


February 9th, 2011 - 6:43 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Feb 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) History channel premiered a very interesting and novel show, "Only In America With Larry The Cable Guy" On February 8, at 8:00 p.m. In this show, ... Read more...

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Garth Brooks raises $3.5 million for charity


November 8th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Nashville, Nov 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Garth Brooks charity is yet to come off but the concert has managed to gross some $3.5 million in ticket sales. Brooks was very excited with the ... Read more...

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Contestant’s Wife Found Dead In ‘America’s Got Talent’ Audition Hotel


October 27th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 27, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): It has never happened in the last four years in the history of ‘America's Got Talent’ but last Saturday, the death of a contestant’s wife put ... Read more...

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October 11, Holiday For Columbus Day Creates A Debate


October 11th, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Today is Columbus Day. This was the day when about 518 years back, in 1492, when Christopher Columbus landed in USA somewhere near to Costa Rica. ... Read more...

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Governor Joe Manchin refuses to appoint himself as Sen. Byrd’s successor


June 29th, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Charleston, Jun 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) West Virginia cannot hold an election to elect a successor for the seat, which has been left vacant, after the passing away of Sen. Robert Byrd. This ... Read more...

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History Channel Features The Library Of Congress On “Modern Marvels”


June 11th, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri History Channel aired a special show on the Library of Congress on June 10. The show formed a part of the "Modern Marvels" segment which took the viewers for ... Read more...

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Falcon 9 Reaches Orbit, SpaceX Calls It A Grand Success


June 5th, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Cape Canaveral, June 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The maiden flight of SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket met with success on Friday as it blasted off right towards the sky from the launchpad. ... Read more...

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BP To Face Criminal Inquiry By Justice Department


June 2nd, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Washington, June 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Gulf of Mexico oil spills which is said to be one of the most disastrous oil spill in the recent history of America has pushed ... Read more...

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Lawsuit against Wal-Mart To Go For A Trial


April 27th, 2010 - 8:58 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 27, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): In response to a lawsuit against Wal-Mart, an American federal appeals court has ruled that the retail giant, Wal-Mart, will have to encounter charges that ... Read more...

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Donner Party Members Were Not Cannibals, Researchers Say


April 16th, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Apr 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A research study conducted by the Appalachian State University may put to an end one of the most heard-of stories in the history of America. The ... Read more...

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Mining Disaster At Montcoal In West Virginia (W.Va.) An Extremely Deadly One


April 9th, 2010 - 10:44 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 9, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Twenty-five people have lost their lives in what is being referred to as the most fatal mining tragedy in the history of America. This has ... Read more...

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2010 Winter Olympic Medal Count: U.S. Leading The Way


February 21st, 2010 - 10:15 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Vancouver, Canada, Feb 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) While viewers across the world are staying glued to their seats for watching Vancouver Olympics Games, viewers in the U.S. are getting reasons galore ... Read more...

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Apolo Anton Ohno Wins 7th Olympic Medal


February 21st, 2010 - 10:14 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Vancouver, Canada, Feb 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Here is another addition of medals for the U.S. On Saturday night, Apolo Anton Ohno from America took away the bronze medal in the ... Read more...

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Hitler is an easy scapegoat, says Oliver Stone


January 11th, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 11 (ANI): Oliver Stone has courted controversy after suggesting that Hitler was nothing less than an "easy scapegoat" by history.The controversial director has come up with a new documentary ... Read more...

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Lee Harvey Oswald’s Assassination Of JFK Brought Alive On History Channel


October 12th, 2009 - 6:18 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct. 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The assassination saga of President John F. Kennedy that was executed by Lee Harvey Oswald would be brought to light on the screen once more but ... Read more...

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Jim Jones And The Jonestown Massacre Still Echoes In Mind Almost After 30 Years


October 11th, 2009 - 6:15 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct. 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Almost thirty years have passed since the day that almost 900 people had died in a single incident that has forever clouded the history in US ... Read more...

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