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Tuk-tuk from Shillong to Jaisalmer for clean water

September 9th, 2012 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Sep 9 (IANS) Call it an "intentionally-ridiculous race" or a "travel phenomenon" but a 3,500 km auto-rickshaw aka 'tuk-tuk' race on the 3,500-km stretch is definitely a challenge which ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

India showcases its biotech strength in US

June 30th, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 30 (IANS) India is showcasing its biotechnology strength to attract global players for partnership, investments and business development at the annual BIO International Convention, the world's largest such ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Balochistan: Convenient silence

April 11th, 2011 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
By Vikram SoodNew Delhi, Apr. 11 (ANI): In recent months, our media, that usually follows the western media when it comes to covering world events, has been concentrating on Egypt and ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Suleiman has long been Israel’s preferred choice to replace Mubarak as President: Wikileaks

February 8th, 2011 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
Cairo, Feb 8 (ANI): The latest releases of secret US diplomatic cables by Wikileaks have claimed that Egypt's new Vice President, Omar Suleiman, has long been Israel's preferred candidate to replace ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Army personnel worship martyr soldier in Sikkim

December 29th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by ANI
By Tashi PradhanNathula (Sikkim), Dec.29 (ANI): Indian Army personnel worshipped the shrine of martyr soldier Harbhajan Singh at a temple at Nathula in Sikkim.Harbhajan Singh was an Indian army soldier who ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Indian Navy felicitates CWG gold medalists

October 21st, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by ANI
Coimbatore, Oct 21 (ANI): The Indian Navy on Thursday felicitated ace shooters Omkar Singh and Harpreet Singh, who won gold medals in the recently concluded XIXth Commonwealth Games, in a ceremony held ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Chennai Expo hailed successful in promoting holiday destinations

July 18th, 2010 - 10:28 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, July 18 (ANI): The 42nd edition of India International Travel Mart-2010 (IITM-2010), a trade exhibition hosted in Chennai to promote various tourist destinations, have been hailed as successful by its organizers. ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Sarah Palin Meets Top Network Executives For Her Show

March 6th, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Alaska, March 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sarah Palin, the Republican Vice presidential candidate and former Alaska governor, is now trying to win the network executives of the top channel to air ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Singh, Gilani meet unlikely after latter ‘forced’ to skip Commonwealth summit

November 7th, 2009 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov.7 (ANI): Worried by the current turbulent political scenario in the country emanating due to the government's failure to table the controversial National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO) in parliament, Pakistan Prime ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

India, Saudi Arabia to increase cooperation in tourism sector

October 7th, 2009 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 7 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Tourism, Sultan Ahmed, who is currently on a four day official visit to Saudi Arabia, discussed matters of bilateral cooperation in the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

IPL ratings on the downswing after first year high

April 24th, 2009 - 4:03 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr.24 (ANI): The Indian Premier League is struggling to match the immense interest of last year's inaugural season after organisers were forced to shift the 37-day Twenty20 tournament to South ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Bachelor Jason chooses Melissa, but still loves Molly

March 3rd, 2009 - 6:45 pm ICT by David M N James
ABC TV delighted with a one hour and 45 minutes of a true love tangle, which ended with the Bachelor Hason Mesnick sending Molly Malaney packing. Jason was gasping and gaping, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Indian women take on cultural vigilantes with underwear campaign (Roundup)

February 10th, 2009 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS)Outraged Indian women say they will collect hundreds of underwear to send to a man whose supporters say women should not visit pubs nor celebrate Valentine's Day ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Pink underwear campaign gains steam against moral police (Lead)

February 10th, 2009 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) Pink underwears are being collected in right earnest, and 'Pink Chaddi' campaigners say they are hopeful of collecting 3,000 underwears to present the cheeky gift to Sri ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Next, a Gulf-Europe rail route

September 2nd, 2008 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Sep 2 (IANS) If a proposal from Bahrain’s king turns into reality, people can well travel from the Gulf all the way to Europe by train.Planners are working on a proposal ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Secret UFO files revealed to British public

May 14th, 2008 - 5:14 pm ICT by admin
DPA London, May 14 (DPA) Secret files about the sighting of Unidentified Flying Objects (UFOs) over Britain were opened to the public for the first time Wednesday, arousing anew the interest of "sceptics ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Indian auto industry set to enter Russian market

March 16th, 2008 - 12:01 pm ICT by admin
RIA Novosti St Petersburg, March 16 (RIA Novosti) The Indian automotive industry is all set to enter the Russian market now to make its mark against the backdrop of growing bilateral trade totalling ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Foreign observers will not be allowed to conduct exit polls: Pak EC

December 26th, 2007 - 2:17 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Dec 26 (ANI): International observers coming to Pakistan to monitor the January 8 general elections will not be allowed to conduct exit polls, or make surprise visits or move freely wherever ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |