Ukraine impatient to start Euro campaign: Coach

June 11th, 2012 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kiev, June 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Ukraine's players are so fed up with waiting for their Euro 2012 opener against Sweden that the team resembles a horse cooped up in its ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Little boy saves father’s life after bull attack

June 9th, 2011 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 9 (IANS) A 10-year-old boy in Wales saved his father from being gored to death by a bull by heorically jumping onto a nearby tractor and chasing the ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Horse foot shoes up for sale at the National Hunt Festival in Cheltenham

March 17th, 2011 - 1:22 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Cheltenham, Mar 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Shoe fanatics and collectors have something to look forward to, in the National Hunt Festival which is being held in Cheltenham.Shoes made like a horse’s foot ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Alexander the Great poisoned by deadly river bug

August 4th, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) A deadly river bacterium found in river Styx, Greece, killed Alexander the Great, rather than a fever brought on by an all-night drinking binge in ancient Babylon. Alexander ... Read more...

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Poe, the 80.8in-tall Clydesdale, may be world’s tallest horse!

September 30th, 2009 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 30 (ANI): A farm horse that is 80.8ins tall is said to be in the running for a Guinness world record for his height, beating reining champ Remington, who stands ... Read more...

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Damien Hirst’’s UK art sale breaks records, rakes in PS70.5m in its first day

September 16th, 2008 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 16 (ANI): An art auction by British contemporary Damien Hirst has set a new record for a sale dedicated to one artist, after it fetched more than 70 million ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Paintings made by animal paws, noses, claws and tails up for grabs

September 12th, 2008 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 12 (ANI): Paintings that species like seals, pigs, kangaroos, giraffes, red pandas, rhinoceros, and komodo dragons have created using their paws, noses, claws and tails will be put up ... Read more...

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Bolstering kangaroo population can cut greenhouse gases

August 11th, 2008 - 10:57 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 11 (IANS) Bolstering kangaroo numbers to 175 million by 2020 would lower greenhouse gas emissions by 16 megatonnes, or three percent of Australia's total emissions. Kangaroos emit only a third ... Read more...

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India sees exhibit of Satish Gujral works after six years

March 31st, 2008 - 2:13 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) Master of contemporary art Satish Gujral has unveiled an exhibition featuring one of the largest bodies of his work, the result of six rigorous years of creative ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh government bans buffalo fights

March 1st, 2008 - 9:35 pm ICT by admin
Bhopal, March 1 (IANS) The Madhya Pradesh government has banned buffalo fights held in the state during the festive season, a government source said Saturday. In a letter written to the joint ... Read more...

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