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‘Shark Night’ - overstretched, but fun little film (IANS Movie Film Review)


August 31st, 2012 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Shark Night"; Cast: Sara Paxton, Dustin Milligan, Chris Carmack; Director: David R. Ellis; Rating: ** 1/2The big screen doesn't seem to get enough of limbs underwater being ripped apart by ... Read more...

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Reliance Power refutes auditor on excess coal benefit (Lead)


August 17th, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) The permission to Reliance Power to use excess coal from three blocks allocated to Sasan Ultra Mega Power Project resulted in an undue benefit, says ... Read more...

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ICC asks Bangladesh, Sri Lanka to have anti-graft code


June 25th, 2012 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, June 25 (IANS) Taking strong note of reports of corruption in domestic cricket, the International Cricket Council (ICC) has asked Bangladesh and Sri Lanka to have an anti-corruption ... Read more...

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Casey Anthony found hiding in Florida


May 23rd, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Florida, May 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Casey Anthony has been found hiding in Florida, 10 months after the end of her trial. She will now have to return to Orlando’s courts. ... Read more...

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Nupur Talwar points to inconsistencies in CBI probe


May 4th, 2012 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Nupur Talwar Friday told the Supreme Court that there were several inconsistencies in the CBI investigation in the Aarushi Talwar-Hemraj double murder case ... Read more...

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Manmohan must visit Pakistan to maintain momentum: daily


April 9th, 2012 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 9 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh should undertake a reciprocal visit to Pakistan in the near future "if momentum is to be maintained" from President Asif ... Read more...

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Rapist priest jailed for seven years


April 3rd, 2012 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) Noting that "sexual violence, apart from being a dehumanizing act, is an unlawful intrusion on the right of privacy and sanctity of a female", ... Read more...

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Petition seeks CBI probe into killings of CPI-M leaders


February 23rd, 2012 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 23 (IANS) A petition was filed in the Calcutta High Court Thursday demanding a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the killing of two Communist Party ... Read more...

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Old theory could help in noise protection


December 4th, 2011 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 4 (IANS) A relook at a 150-year-old theory could open the way to better noise protection. Andrew Bell from the Research School of Biology, Australian National University (ANU), ... Read more...

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Saina has time to be at her best before Olympics: Gopichand


December 3rd, 2011 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) Former All England Champion and current India coach Pullela Gopichand says Saina Nehwal's recent slump in form would only help her to get better ahead ... Read more...

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Court quashes man’s life term for dowry death


October 27th, 2011 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Slamming police investigators, the Delhi High Court Thursday set aside the life term awarded to a man for the 1996 dowry death of a woman, ... Read more...

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Explain differences between ministers on 2G, BJP demands


October 3rd, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday reiterated its demand to sack union Home Minister P. Chidambaram in the 2G spectrum scam, and sought to ... Read more...

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CAG slams planning and execution of work at CWG stadia


August 5th, 2011 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) Friday slammed all government agencies involved in the construction of the various venues for the 2010 Commonwealth Games, questioning ... Read more...

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New anti-piracy law ready for parliament


June 28th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) With the Indian Navy nabbing over 120 Somali pirates in the last six months, India has prepared a draft anti-piracy law that is likely to ... Read more...

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‘Johny Mera Naam…’ lacks punch (Kannada Movie Review)


June 5th, 2011 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Johny Mera Naam....Preethi Mera Kaam"; Cast: Vijay, Ramya, Rangayana Raghu, Daththanna, Sharan and Achyutha; Producer: Jayanna and Bhogeendra; Story-Screenplay-Direction: Preetham Gubbi; Music Director: Hari Krishna; Camera: S. Krishna; Rating: ... Read more...

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Osama widows ‘hostile’ to Americans in interviews


May 13th, 2011 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 13 (IANS) Three of Osama bin Laden's widows were "hostile" towards the Americans when they were interviewed by US intelligence officers under the supervision of Pakistani's intelligence service, ... Read more...

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The equation to describe humour: h = m x s


March 16th, 2011 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 16 (ANI): Scientists have come up with an equation for identifying the cause and level of our responses to any humorous stimuli: h = m x sThe theory argues that ... Read more...

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Anti-drug ads ‘effectively reduce marijuana use among teens’


March 2nd, 2011 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 2 (ANI): A study, led by a researcher from Ohio Sate University, has provided evidence that anti-drug campaigns effectively reduce marijuana use among teenagers.It looked at self-reported exposure to ... Read more...

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Verbal methods of lie detection work better than non-verbal ones


February 17th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 17 (ANI): A new study has suggested that verbal methods of lie detection may work far better than non-verbal ones.Aldert Vrij of the University of Portsmouth, Anders Granhag of the ... Read more...

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Rape case against Julian Assange ‘weak’


February 6th, 2011 - 11:39 am ICT by ANI
London. Feb 6 (ANI): A police report detailing the rape case against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange reveal a series of apparent contradictions and inconsistencies in the evidence against him.The report comprised 100 ... Read more...

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EU High Representative Ashton meets with Belarusian delegation


January 13th, 2011 - 12:15 am ICT by BNO News
BRUSSELS (BNO NEWS) -- European Union High Representative Catherine Ashton on Wednesday met with a Belarusian delegation conformed by leading representatives of the Belarusian opposition and civil society.Ashton, also Vice-President of the ... Read more...

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US TV meteorologist charged with falsely claiming rape


January 5th, 2011 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 5 (ANI): A TV meteorologist in America has been charged with falsely claiming that a man had tried to rape her last Fall as she jogged in Central Park.Heidi ... Read more...

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Belarus refuses to release Russian nationals detained in post-election riots


December 28th, 2010 - 4:10 pm ICT by BNO News
MINSK, BELARUS (BNO NEWS) -- A Belarusian court on Monday refused to release Russian nationals who were arrested in the street riots that followed the presidential elections, media reports said on Tuesday.According ... Read more...

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Indian-origin man gets life for plotting wife’s murder


December 25th, 2010 - 1:36 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 25 (IANS) A South African man of Indian origin was sentenced to life imprisonment by a Durban court after he admitted paying two men 2,880 pounds for stage-managing a carjacking ... Read more...

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Good Morning America weather girl ‘falsely cried rape’


December 16th, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 16 (ANI): A television weather girl has been suspended after police claimed the lady brewed the whole rape story.Heidi Jones, a meteorologist for WABC and Channel 7 who often fills ... Read more...

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Instructions on over-the-counter medicines for kids found to be ‘confusing’


December 1st, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 1 (ANI): A new study has revealed that instructions on boxes and bottles of over-the-counter (OTC) medicines for children in the United States are confusing and hard for parents to ... Read more...

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Murdered Brit-Indian bride’s father unhappy with ‘inconsistent’ investigation


November 24th, 2010 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 24 (ANI): Eleven days after the murder of Anni Dewani during her honeymoon in Cape Town, her father has said that he is frustrated with the 'inconsistent' investigation and pleaded ... Read more...

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Asian Games archery: Deepika falters to end 4th, Yun Ok Hee takes gold (Intro roundup)


November 23rd, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 23 (IANS) Sixteen-year-old Deepika Kumari of India missed a medal by finishing fourth after losing the semi-final contest against top seed Yun Ok Hee of South Korea and then the ... Read more...

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Brit-Indian honeymooner breaks down saying ‘I didn’t kill my wife’


November 23rd, 2010 - 6:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 23 (ANI): Brit-Indian business tycoon Shrien Dewani broke down into tears after he was accused of being involved in his wife's murder during their honeymoon in Cape Town this month, ... Read more...

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I didn’t kill her, says husband of slain Indian-origin woman


November 23rd, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 23 (IANS) The husband of the Indian-origin woman who was killed while honeymooning in South Africa after being abducted Nov 14 has denied his involvement in the murder and said ... Read more...

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Black Caps on brink of creating history in India


November 19th, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
Nagpur, Nov 19 (ANI): New Zealand cricket team, which has been riddled with self doubt and inconsistencies in recent years, is on the brink of creating history if they beat India in ... Read more...

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Bethany Storro’s acid attack is a hoax, it is self-inflicted


September 17th, 2010 - 10:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In an astonishing incident, a woman has faked an acid attack. Police say they saw inconsistencies in the story of Bethany Storro from the beginning.Bethany told ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

North American continent is a layer cake: Study


August 26th, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 26 (ANI): A new study by seismologists at the University of California, Berkeley, has revealed that the North American continent is not one thick, rigid slab, but a layer cake ... Read more...

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Law Enforcement Officials In Southern California Bust A Drug Consignment Worth $45 Million


June 27th, 2010 - 7:53 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 27, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The law enforcement officials in Southern California had stopped a tractor-trailer due to its infringement of traffic regulations. What happened then was that the ... Read more...

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Over 120 tonnes of foodstuff seized in Venezuela


May 22nd, 2010 - 6:07 am ICT by IANS
Caracas, May 22 (IANS/EFE) Over 120 tonnes of foodstuff have been seized from Venezuela's largest food company by the country's National Guard, in a bid to "avoid empty shelves at grocery stores". This ... Read more...

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