Truckers told to stay quiet during Olympics

April 3rd, 2012 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 3 (IANS) In a bizarre order issued by the authorities, delivery truck drivers have been asked to avoid whistling or shouting while making deliveries late at night during ... Read more...

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Caution! Walking with headphones could kill

January 30th, 2012 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) Shutting yourself from the outside world by plugging in earphones and listening to music while walking on the streets might help kill stress. But it ... Read more...

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‘Senorita’ girl visits Delhi

October 20th, 2011 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS/EFE) Maria del Mar Fernandez, the Spanish voice behind the Bollywood hit song "Senorita", is experiencing first-hand India's passion for the single during her visit to ... Read more...

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Bhutan modernises…with soul intact (IANS Travel, With Images)

March 22nd, 2011 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
Paro (Bhutan), March 22 (IANS) Colourful wooden windows, intricate work on roof railings and paintings of tigers, snakes and dragons adorn the walls of most homes. Pointing to a new ... Read more...

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Wild Black Bear Takes A Ride On Corolla

July 25th, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Colorado, July 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A big black bear took control of a Toyota Corolla in the Larkspur region of Colorado and was actually seen "driving" the vehicle downhill. The ... Read more...

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Dog Locked In Car Honks For Help

July 13th, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Allantown, July 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A chocolate Labrador had to take matters in his own stride in order to take himself out of a locked car in Allantown in Pennsylvania. ... Read more...

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‘Vuvuzela hater’ arrested for threatening to chop off neighbors’ heads

June 27th, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by ANI
Weiden (Germany), June 27(ANI): A 45-year-old American working for the US Army has been arrested in Germany for threatening to chop off his neighbors' heads with an ax over their nonstop blaring ... Read more...

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Anti-government protest takes to the streets in Thailand

March 20th, 2010 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, March 20 (DPA) More than 100,000 anti-government demonstrators joined a "red caravan" protest on wheels through Bangkok's congestion-prone streets Saturday in an attempt to win the capital over and force ... Read more...

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Heavy rain, traffic snarls and frayed nerves in Delhi

August 8th, 2008 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) Incessant rainfall brought the national capital to a near-standstill Friday morning. Snaking queues of vehicles on almost all roads was a common sight as the traffic moved ... Read more...

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Cricket victories leave Bangaloreans in last-minute dilemma

March 4th, 2008 - 11:44 pm ICT by admin
Bangalore, March 4 (IANS) It was tension twice over for Bangaloreans as the clock struck 4 Tuesday afternoon - India was tantalisingly close to a historic win Down Under while a victorious ... Read more...

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