Brazil starlet reveals Tottenham approach

July 7th, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Rio De Janeiro, July 7 (IANS) Brazil international midfielder Oscar has revealed being approached by Tottenham Hotspur about a move to the English Premier League club.New Tottenham manager Andre Villas-Boas ... Read more...

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Libertadores Cup: Neymar stars in Santos win over Internacional

March 8th, 2012 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, March 8 (IANS) Santos beat visiting compatriots Internacional 3-1 with an incredible display of speed and skill from star player Neymar In the second round of play ... Read more...

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Hero Motocorp’s Q3 net profit up 43 percent

January 19th, 2012 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumabi, Jan 19 (IANS) Two-wheeler major Hero Motocorp Thursday reported a 42.89 percent increase in its net profit for the third quarter ended Dec 31 at Rs.613.03 crore from Rs.429 ... Read more...

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Downey Jr. stressed over turning 50

December 6th, 2011 - 6:03 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 6 (IANS) Actor Robert Downey Jr. has started to feel stressed about turning 50.The 46-year-old actor, whose wife Susan is expecting their first child together, says he is ... Read more...

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A good act lands principal in trouble

October 17th, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Oct 17 (IANS) The acting principal of a government school in Bihar has been using his own money to pay the nine teachers he hired to beat a teacher ... Read more...

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Downey Jr. to be father again

September 1st, 2011 - 10:34 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 1 (IANS) Actor Robert Downey Jr's wife Susan Levin is pregnant with the couple's first child.The couple, who have been married for six years, are set to welcome ... Read more...

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Paramilitary trooper killed in gunfight with Maoists

May 3rd, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, May 3 (IANS) A paramilitary trooper was killed and another injured in a gunfight with Maoists in Orissa's Kandhamal district, police said Tuesday.The exchange of fire took place in ... Read more...

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Five choke to death as house catches fire

January 4th, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Jan 4 (IANS) Five members of a family, including three children, died of asphyxiation here early Tuesday as their house caught fire while they were asleep, police said. The incident occurred ... Read more...

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Actor Robert Downey Jr. wants to have a baby girl

October 27th, 2010 - 3:47 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Oct 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Robert Downey Jr. has revealed that he will prefer to have a baby girl.The star’s new movie, Due Date is set for release next week and ... Read more...

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Arizona man sentenced to 30 years for distributing over 10 tons of marijuana

October 21st, 2010 - 12:58 am ICT by BNO News
TUCSON, ARIZONA (BNO NEWS) -- An Arizona man on Wednesday was sentenced to 360 months in federal prison for drug trafficking related offenses, prosecutors said.Miguel Eduardo Martinez, 37, of Tucson, Arizona, also ... Read more...

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Downey Jr. wishes to have a daughter

October 15th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 15 (IANS) Hollywood actor Robert Downey Jr. is planning to start a family with wife Susan within the next two years and wishes to have a daughter.The "Iron Man" star, ... Read more...

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Peru declares environmental emergency over mine waste water

July 7th, 2010 - 9:01 am ICT by IANS
Lima, July 7 (DPA) The Peruvian government Tuesday declared a state of environmental emergency in a central Peruvian mining district after a wastewater storage dam collapsed and leaked poisonous chemicals into the ... Read more...

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SoCal teacher Tonya Neff jailed for teaching while drunk

March 25th, 2010 - 11:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
California, Mar 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A SoCal teacher Tonya Jeff has been jailed for teaching while drunk. The Toro Canyon Middle School teacher Tonya Neff was subsequently taken by the police, to ... Read more...

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Drunk SoCal Teacher Charged: Felony Child Endangerment

March 25th, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Mar 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A teacher from Southern California has been arrested for teaching under the influence. She was taken into custody from Toro Canyon Middle School in Thermal, California on Tuesday ... Read more...

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South California Teacher Arrested For Drunken Teaching

March 25th, 2010 - 8:47 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Thermal, California, March 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Another teacher has ended up in trouble, though this time not for writing any discouraging comment on the notebook or for any sex scandal ... Read more...

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SoCal Teacher Arrested For Educating The Students Under A Condition Of Inebriation

March 25th, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
March 25, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A teacher of a school in the southern part of the state of California (known colloquially as SoCal) has been arrested. The felony for which ... Read more...

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Thermal, California woman gets off with $6 during armed robbery

March 10th, 2010 - 11:43 pm ICT by BNO News
THERMAL, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- A woman armed with a semi-automatic handgun robbed a group of people at a Southern California shop on Tuesday, getting away with just $6, police said on ... Read more...

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Tucson drug dealer found guilty in massive marijuana trafficking case

February 11th, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by BNO News
TUCSON, ARIZONA (BNO NEWS) – A man of Tucson, Arizona was found guilty of conspiracy to possess with the intent to distribute marijuana, prosecutors said on Wednesday.Miguel Eduardo Martinez, aka “Indio”, 36, ... Read more...

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In Orissa, thousands defy Maoist boycott call to celebrate R-Day

January 26th, 2010 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 26 (IANS) Thousands of people, including women and children, Tuesday participated in Republic Day celebrations across Orissa, defying the boycott call by Maoists. Orissa Governor Murlidhar Chandrakant Bhandare took the salute ... Read more...

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Phish Festival 8 Kicks Off With New Surprises

October 31st, 2009 - 6:23 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Oct.31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Phish Festival started off on the thirtieth of October at the Coachella Valley. It's going to be held at the Empire Indio Club at California. This ... Read more...

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India’s inflation falls marginally

July 30th, 2009 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) India's annual rate of inflation fell marginally to minus 1.54 percent for the week ending July 18 from minus 1.17 the week before, according to official data ... Read more...

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Film historian turns collection to ‘Bollywood in Posters’

June 13th, 2009 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani Macau, June 13 (IANS) Mumbai-based film historian S.M.M. Ausaja, who has been passionately collecting rare Bollywood posters for 20 years now, finally handpicked 200 of them for his book ... Read more...

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Five killed in grenade attack in Colombia

January 2nd, 2009 - 5:07 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, Jan 2 (DPA) At least five people were killed and 65 wounded during a New Year's celebration in northern Colombia, police officials said Thursday.The victims were almost all members of ... Read more...

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Morales survives recall referendum in Bolivia

August 11th, 2008 - 10:46 am ICT by IANS
DPA La Paz, Aug 11 (DPA) Bolivian President Evo Morales has survived a recall referendum, according to exit polls cited by Bolivian media. Morales Sunday obtained 56.7 percent of the votes in the ... Read more...

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In all-out power struggle, Bolivia to hold risky referendum

May 3rd, 2008 - 10:02 am ICT by admin
By Jan-Uwe Ronneburger La Paz/Buenos Aires, May 3 (DPA) In Bolivia there is an all-out power struggle between the poor, indigenous majority and the wealthier people of European origin in the country's east. ... Read more...

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