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Today is National Video Games Day


September 12th, 2012 - 7:22 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sept 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Apparently, today is National Video Games Day. Everyone has been waiting for this day when they will have to spend an afternoon away from school or ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Europe to build world’s biggest telescope


June 12th, 2012 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 12 (IANS) A coalition of 15 European countries, including Britain, has announced plans to build the biggest telescope in the world, Daily Mail reported Monday.The mirror inside the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ancient shipwrecks unearthed in China


May 29th, 2012 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 29 (IANS) Archaeologists in China have unearthed two shipwrecks under an artificial waterway that remained buried for centuries.Over 600 artifacts have also been recovered from the site in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Satyamev Jayate’ grows more popular than Aamir!


May 14th, 2012 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Bollywood star Aamir Khan's teleshow "Satyamev Jayate", where he deals with sensitive social issues backed by statistics, has surpassed his own popularity, indicates a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Now, Google tracking our each online move?


March 29th, 2012 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 29 (IANS) Internet users watch out! The online search giant Google has unveiled a new "Account Activity" page which can sum up who you've emailed, what devices you've ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Today is National Chocolate Covered Anything Day


December 16th, 2011 - 8:10 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Dec 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Today (the 16th of December) is National Chocolate Covered Anything Day! Well you read right the day is chocolate covered anything day so you may consider ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Tata Motors tweaks Nano, claims improved mileage


November 21st, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 21 (IANS) Tata Motors Monday unveiled several new features for the Nano car, including improved fuel efficiency, at no extra cost.The company claimed mileage has been improved to ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Ancient copper sword discovered in China


October 1st, 2011 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 1 (IANS) A copper sword dating back to over 2,200 years has been discovered in eastern China, a media report said Saturday.The design and shape of the sword ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Santosh Sivan to make documentary on a farmer


July 21st, 2011 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 21 (IANS) Acclaimed filmmaker Santosh Sivan is all set to make a 52-minute documentary film on the life of a 70-year-old farmer in the picturesque Kuttanad area of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Badwan doesn’t like ‘pretentious’ lyrics


July 18th, 2011 - 2:44 am ICT by IANS
London, July 18 (IANS) British musician Faris Badwan likes people to "make their own insights" into his lyrics, rather than writing "pretentious" words.Badwan is the lead vocalist for the English ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Sarah Palin creates a buzz on the 24th Rolling Thunder motorcycle ride


May 30th, 2011 - 9:25 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, May 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sarah Palin created a big buzz on the 24th annual Rolling Thunder motorcycle race when she appeared as the pillion rider on a Harley Davidson bike. Soon ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Indians among most vacation deprived: Survey


April 5th, 2011 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) "All work, no play" may be the credo India's young workforce swears by. The youth may be India's demographic dividend, but they are also among ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Jermaine Jackson to write memoir on late MJ


March 17th, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 17 (ANI): U.S. singer Jermaine Jackson will pen a memoir to set the record straight on the life of his brother, the late King of Pop Michael Jackson.The ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Pakistan situation to be discussed at Jamia seminar


February 22nd, 2011 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) Six eminent scholars from Pakistan, the UK and Sweden will participate in a two-day international seminar on "The State of Pakistan" Thursday organised by the Jamia Millia ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Parents wary of rising cost of kids’ education: Survey


February 18th, 2011 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) A majority of parents in the country are concerned about the rising cost of their children's education, even more than their health, lifestyle or marriage, a survey ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Small, large dinosaurs existed peacefully


February 4th, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 4 (IANS) A new research has revealed that large and small dinosaurs co-existed peacefully. University of Manchester scientists used computers to simulate tracks left by dinosaurs in various types of ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

RuPaul’s Drag Race: Season 3 Is Ready To Kick-Off


January 25th, 2011 - 8:23 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
On Logo Network, on Monday at 10 p.m, the third season of 'RuPaul’s Drag Race' is kicking off and RuPaul decided to stop by at the office of The RedCarpet.com ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Martin Sheen, Emilio Estevez to co-write father-son memoir


January 20th, 2011 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 20 (ANI): Actor Martin Sheen and his son Emilio Estevez have teamed-up to write a memoir called Along the Way, to be published next year.Free Press, part of Simon and ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Tiger Woods, Golf Digest mag end 13-year relationship


January 7th, 2011 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 7 (ANI): Golf Digest and Tiger Woods ended their 13-year relationship on Thursday.With this, the magazine has become the fifth sponsor to drop the former world number 1 since ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Scientists unveil atom-thick graphene patchwork ‘quilts’


January 6th, 2011 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 6 (ANI): Scientists at the Cornell University have revealed atomic-resolution details of what graphene 'quilts' look like.They found that graphene develops in pieces that resemble patchwork quilts. These patches meet ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Ashley Cole’s new girlfriend’s dad ‘not in favour of their romance’


December 30th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 30 (ANI): Chelsea defender Ashley Cole's new girlfriend Kayla Collins's dad has apparently withdrawn support for her romance.The US Playboy beauty's dad David Dusel, 51, had earlier given their relationship ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

How Yoko Ono reacted when doc broke John Lennon’s death news


December 6th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 6 (ANI): The news of rock icon John Lennon's death shattered his wife so much that she started hitting her head against the wall, it has been revealed.The doctor who ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Neither money nor success - happiness is tied to your spouse


November 25th, 2010 - 11:41 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 25 (ANI): It was always thought that happiness is related to money, success or good health but a new study shows that happiness is hitched to your spouse."What we saw ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Adam Lambert Speaks On Exotic Europe Tour


November 17th, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Having traveled extensively to the most exotic valleys of the continent, so enamored has Adam been by his experience that he has gone on to tweet about it.Several tabloids have reported ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

NZC General Manager resigns over humiliating Bangladesh ODI series


November 1st, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Nov 1(ANI): New Zealand Cricket's General Manager Geoff Allot has resigned from his post following the Black Caps' recent humiliating 0-4 ODI series loss to Bangladesh.According to Stuff.co.nz, Allott will ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Foreign funds inflow to rise further


October 28th, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Flow of foreign funds into India will rise in the coming months as it offers stability and strong prospects of returns, Director of the Indian Institute of ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

US hotel rates to rise next year


October 26th, 2010 - 8:35 am ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 26 (IANS) Hotel rates in the US are expected to increase by an average of 10 percent next year, a media report said.Air fares are also likely to increase, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Heidi Klum ‘to host unscripted kids show on Lifetime’


October 13th, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 13 (ANI): Supermodel Heidi Klum is apparently set to host an unscripted TV series on Lifetime, featuring funny insights from children.Deadline reports that the 37-year-old German-American beauty will ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Working in shifts can cause cancer


October 9th, 2010 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 9 (ANI): Working in shifts could cause cancer, says a new study.Thomas C. Erren and colleagues describe the current state of knowledge in this area and point out the challenges ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Husbands better at resolving marital conflicts: Study


October 7th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 7 (ANI): A study at University of Michigan has found that many marriages are probably doomed from the beginning because the partners couldn't get their act together.While some wanted to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

NASA Gears Up For Solar Probe Plus To Unravel The Mysteries Of Sun


September 7th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) NASA is gearing up to unravel the unknown mysteries of the sun with a new venture that has been titled Solar Probe Plus. The project which ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Verbal clues offer insights into how couples cope with divorce


September 4th, 2010 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 4 (ANI): How you cope with your divorce is revealed by how you talk about it than what you say about it, says a new study.University of Arizona researchers found ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Fashion’s Night Out By American Express


September 2nd, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 2, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): In response to the awesome demand for tickets for the initial Cardmember early on sale, the American Express company is proud to present an elite Cardmember Only ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Mumbai to host design conference


August 29th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 29 (IANS) Guided by top designers and creative heads, DesignYatra, India's largest annual design conference, will be held here Sep 3-4 on the theme "Order of Chaos", an official said. ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Beetles’ ‘life span controlling’ genes may shed light on ageing


August 5th, 2010 - 12:06 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, August 5 (ANI): Researchers have discovered that a particular group of insects' genes helped control their life span - a find that could give them insights into the human ageing process.Melbourne ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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