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Prince Harry to earn danger money in Afghanistan


September 10th, 2012 - 9:12 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Kabul, Sept 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Prince Harry who is the third in command in the British army arrived in Bastion camp in Afghanistan where he is expected to complete his tour. He ... Read more...

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Confident, not over-confident of ‘Heroine’, says Kareena


September 1st, 2012 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 1 (IANS) Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor, whose film "Heroine" is set for a September release, Saturday said she was confident but not over-confident about it."I am not ... Read more...

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IUML worker’s murder: Kerala CPI-M leader gets bail


August 27th, 2012 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Aug 27 (IANS) Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Kannur district secretary P. Jayarajan was Monday granted bail by the Kerala High Court in the murder of Indian Union Muslim ... Read more...

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Madonna holidays with boyfriend’s mom, cousins


August 22nd, 2012 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 22 (IANS) Singer Madonna has invited her boyfriend, French dancer Brahim Zaibat's mother to join them on a holiday and even sponsored it.The couple are holidaying at ... Read more...

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Lottery winners with £148 million fortune take EasyJet flight


August 17th, 2012 - 8:38 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The recently announced Euromillions lottery winners Adrian and Gillian Bayford showed that the 148 million pounds hadn’t gotten into their heads by taking a modest budget airline ... Read more...

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Kids don’t want expensive pastime during holidays


August 17th, 2012 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 17 (IANS) British children are not keen on spending their holidays on expensive activities like riding roller-coasters or eating at fast-food stands. They are just happy climbing trees ... Read more...

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US family finds crab with Osama’s face


July 22nd, 2012 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 22 (IANS) An American family claims to have found a crab whose belly has a striking resemblance to Jesus Christ as well as slain Al Qaeda founder Osama ... Read more...

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End of travel agents? More people buying vacations online


June 30th, 2012 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 30 (IANS) High street travel agents look set to become extinct because of people choosing to book their holidays online, according to a market research firm.Figures show that ... Read more...

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Absence does make the heart grow fonder!


June 28th, 2012 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 28 (IANS) More than one in 10 British couples sleep in different bedrooms from each other in order to keep their relationship strong, according to study.In addition, a ... Read more...

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Week long break gives just three days rest because it takes four days to switch off


June 15th, 2012 - 8:11 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, June 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to a new research, people who go on holiday for just a week, only get three days rest, as it takes four days to switch off ... Read more...

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Palmeiras targets Cagliari striker Ribeiro


June 6th, 2012 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Rio De Janeiro, June 6 (IANS) Brazilian striker Thiago Ribeiro has revealed his desire to leave Serie A club Cagliari and return to his homeland.On loan at the Italian outfit ... Read more...

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British couple scoop million-pound lottery with forgotten ticket


June 1st, 2012 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 1 (IANS) A British couple scooped one million pounds (about $1.5 million) on the EuroMillions lottery with a ticket which they had stuck to their ... Read more...

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Ignoring emails could be good for your heart


May 24th, 2012 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 24 (IANS) Ignoring email messages altogether could have a positive effect on your heart as it will help reduce stress, a study suggests.Scientists who attached heart rate monitors ... Read more...

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Spanish embassy policeman found dead in Yemen


May 22nd, 2012 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, May 22 (IANS) A Spanish policeman working at the embassy in Yemen capital Sana'a, who went missing last week on his way to the airport, was found dead Tuesday, ... Read more...

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Rihanna’s workouts in wee hours


May 10th, 2012 - 10:40 am ICT by IANS
London, May 10 (IANS) Singer Rihanna makes sure she fits in a 25-minute exercise plan, broken down into five segments, in her daily schedule, even if it means training ... Read more...

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China railways carry 600 mn passengers


May 6th, 2012 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 6 (IANS) China's railways have carried over 600 million passengers in the first four months of 2012, a year-on-year rise of 2.8 percent, the authorities said Sunday.The increase ... Read more...

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CII concerned over power tariff hike in Andhra


April 3rd, 2012 - 1:15 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 2 (IANS) The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Monday voiced its concern over the steep hike in electricity tariff for industry in Andhra Pradesh.Suchitra Ella, chairperson, CII Andhra ... Read more...

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Power cuts, power holidays for Tamil Nadu


February 26th, 2012 - 1:12 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 25 (IANS) Faced with acute power shortage of around 4,000 MW and the wrath of public for long power cuts, the Tamil Nadu power utility Saturday announced 40 ... Read more...

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Chinese kids want some freedom at home


February 8th, 2012 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 8 (IANS) A lot of children in China's Shanghai city wish they have some freedom to lead life their way.This freedom, according to a survey, may ... Read more...

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Drew Barrymore planning to convert to Judaism


January 27th, 2012 - 1:20 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 26 (THAIDNIAN NEWS) In Touch magazine has reported that actress Drew Barrymore is planning to convert to Judaism after she got engaged to art consultant Will Kopelman. The pair ... Read more...

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Dunst goes public with new romance


January 26th, 2012 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 26 (IANS) Actress Kirsten Dunst publicly accepted her new romance by kissing her rumoured beau, "On the Road" co-star Garrett Hedlund, at a film festival.The duo was ... Read more...

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Is Tyra Banks dating an Indonesian?


January 18th, 2012 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Jan 18 (IANS) Talk show host Tyra Banks is said to be dating a man from Bali."It's a total long-distance romance. But it's a big deal," people.com quoted ... Read more...

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Selena Gomez shows off her new hairstyle


January 12th, 2012 - 10:26 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Jan 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Selena Gomez tweeted two pictures unveiling her new hair style. The teen singer is currently preparing to tour South America and reports say she demanded ... Read more...

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Sienna Miller engaged


January 7th, 2012 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 7 (IANS) Actress Sienna Miller and Tom Sturridge have reportedly got engaged after he proposed to her during holidays.The 30-year-old actress and Sturridge, who are expecting their ... Read more...

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Cold wave: Haryana shuts all schools, Punjab alters timings


January 5th, 2012 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 5 (IANS) The Haryana government Thursday ordered all schools in the state to remain closed till Jan 16 in view of the intense cold wave and foggy conditions ... Read more...

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Timberlake engaged


January 5th, 2012 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 5 (IANS) Singer Justin Timberlake and actress Jessica Biel have reportedly got engaged after he proposed her during holidays.The 30-year-old proposed Biel, 27, last month during a pre-Christmas ... Read more...

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She made 800 hoax calls to cops, now faces jail


December 30th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 30 (IANS) A teenaged girl in Britain has been taken to court for making around 800 hoax calls to police emergency number 999 on Christmas and the following ... Read more...

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Indonesia’s tourism sector to focus on emerging markets


December 29th, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Dec 29 (IANS) Indonesia's tourism sector will focus on emerging markets in 2012 as they are relatively resistant to global financial crisis, a minister said here Thursday."In 2012, we ... Read more...

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John Legend engaged


December 29th, 2011 - 2:03 am ICT by IANS
New York, Dec 29 (IANS) Singer John Legend proposed to model girlfriend Chrissy Teigen on romantic vacation in Maldives."John Legend and his girlfriend, model Chrissy Teigen, got engaged over the ... Read more...

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83 mn Americans to hit the road for holidays


December 23rd, 2011 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Dec 23 (IANS) Over 83 million Americans plan to drive this Christmas and New Year, up 2.1 percent from last year, the American Automobile Association (AAA) has predicted."Since ... Read more...

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Slovakia launches website with e-books


December 23rd, 2011 - 10:50 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 23 (IANS) In a first of its kind anywhere in the world, the European nation of Slovakia has launched a new website to provide the public with digitised ... Read more...

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Jews all set for parties as Hanukkah begins


December 21st, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Madrid, Dec 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Jewish holiday of Hanukkah began on Tuesday. The closeness of the holiday to the Christian festival of Christmas makes Hanukkah one of the most famous holidays ... Read more...

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Michael to return home for holidays


December 17th, 2011 - 8:33 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 17 (IANS) Singer George Michael will return home for Christmas after battling a severe bout of pneumonia in an Austrian hospital.The 48-year-old has been receiving treatment in Vienna ... Read more...

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Aniston should marry Theroux feels her dad


December 12th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 12 (IANS) Actress Jennifer Aniston's father John likes his daughter's boyfriend, actor Justin Theroux, and wants them to marry soon. "Justin and John got along great from the ... Read more...

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Rowland nervous about reunion with dad


December 10th, 2011 - 7:06 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 10 (IANS) Singer Kelly Rowland who will meet her estranged father for the first time in 22 years admits she is very nervous about the reunion."A couple of ... Read more...

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