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Crores spent on Ganga but pollution levels up: Uma Bharati


June 30th, 2011 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Brijghat (Uttar Pradesh), June 30 (IANS) The government has spent millions of rupees to clean the Ganga, the life line of northern India, but without any result, Bharatiya Janata ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Greek government survives confidence vote


June 22nd, 2011 - 8:30 am ICT by BNO News
ATHENS, GREECE (BNO NEWS) -- The Greek government led by Prime Minister George Papandreou on Tuesday survived a confidence vote by 155 votes to 143 with two abstentions, the state-run ANA-MPA news ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

US politician sorry for calling Indian American ‘macaca’


June 4th, 2011 - 11:01 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 4 (IANS) A Republican politician, who lost a re-election bid for the US senate seat in 2006 after he called a Democratic Indian American campaign tracker "macaca", ... Read more...

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FIFA rejects FA’s call for defering elections


June 1st, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Zurich, June 1 (IANS) The FIFA Congress here Wednedsay turned ugly as Football Association (FA) chairman David Bernstein called on the 208 member associations to stop Sepp Blatter being re-elected ... Read more...

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Lee DeWyze decision not to present Idol trophy shocks all


May 28th, 2011 - 12:34 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, May 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Lee DeWyze’s decision not to present the Idol trophy to Scotty McCreery during the finals of this season’s “American Idol” have “upset” the executive producer of ... Read more...

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Designer John Galliano trial set for June 22


May 13th, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 13 (IANS) Designer John Galliano will reportedly stand trial in Paris June 22 on charges of verbally abusing three people with anti-Semitic and racist slurs on two ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

John Galliano sacked from own fashion label following anti-Semitic rant


April 16th, 2011 - 4:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 16 (ANI): British fashion designer, John Galliano, has been fired from his own fashion label just weeks after an anti-Semitic outburst cost him his top job at French couture house, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Congress leader’s poem on sex worker irks women activists


April 16th, 2011 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 16 (IANS) A poem about a sex worker written by Goa Congress vice president and award-winning writer N. Shivdas has sparked outrage among women's groups here.Several women's groups, ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Flintoff’s ’six-fingered dingles’ jibe angers disability campaigners


April 15th, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 15 (ANI): Former England cricketer Andrew Flintoff has created an online storm with his derogatory "six-fingered" comments aimed at Burnley's townsfolk.Now, disability campaigners are demanding that he apologise for ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

‘Concerned’ UK dad develops world’s first Facebook bully alert


April 8th, 2011 - 12:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 8 (ANI): A UK father has devised the world's first bullying alert system for Facebook, which scans text and flags up abusive behaviour.NHS consultant Paddy Clarke's software scans walls ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Sheen gets audience to chant hateful slurs against ex-wife Richards


April 7th, 2011 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 7 (ANI): Actor Charlie Sheen showed his hatred for his ex-wife Denise Richards during his Cleveland show when he asked the audience to chant insults at her.Sheen, 45, called ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Soccer player suspended for fight sparked by racist insult


April 6th, 2011 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, April 6 (IANS/EFE) Afro-Colombian forward Carlos Darwin Quintero has been suspended for six matches for his part in a fight he says was spurred by a racial epithet, ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Indian official insults tricolour


March 31st, 2011 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 31 (IANS) A woman Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) official created a controversy after she was seen stomping on the Indian flag and some balloons that had the tricolour ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Rape victim, daughter Nepal’s new heroes for women


March 8th, 2011 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, March 8 (IANS) A 45-year-old Dalit woman who was raped nearly 20 years ago but was scared to lodge a police complaint and the daughter she gave birth to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Galliano didn’t use racist remarks: Lawyer


February 28th, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 28 (IANS) Fashion designer John Galliano's lawyer has hit back at claims that he hurled anti-Semitic remarks at a couple in Paris and said he is planning to sue them ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

John Galliano to sue couple accusing him of making Asian slurs


February 27th, 2011 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 27 (ANI): John Galliano's lawyer has said that he will file a defamation lawsuit against the couple accusing him of making anti-Semitic remarks.The British fashion icon is planning to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Redknapp blames AC Milan skipper Gattuso of using racism card to justify head butt


February 17th, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 17 (ANI): Tottenham boss Harry Redknapp has blasted claims that his deputy Joe Jordan made a racist attack on AC Milan skipper Gennaro Gattuso, sparking a bitter touchline bust-up ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Sean Penn, Wyclef Jean ‘make peace’ after series of bitter public insults


February 14th, 2011 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 14 (ANI): Rival Haiti relief workers Sean Penn and Wyclef Jean, who have been at a war of words for past some time, have reportedly made peace at ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Man City groundsman’s Facebook site closed for Man U diatribe on derby eve


February 11th, 2011 - 11:07 am ICT by ANI
London, Feb.11 (ANI): Manchester City has ordered the closure of the Facebook site of the club's groundsman after the latter let loose an inflammatory expletive-laden post about Manchester United ahead of ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Mexico complains about offensive slurs expressed on BBC’s Top Gear


February 2nd, 2011 - 10:21 pm ICT by BNO News
MEXICO CITY (BNO NEWS) -- Mexico on Tuesday sent a letter in protest over the offensive comments expressed on BBC's Top Gear, EL Universal newspaper reported on Wednesday.Eduardo Medina Mora, Mexico's Ambassador ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Mexican Envoy In Britain Complains To BBC About The Supposedly Offensive Slurs In Its Well-liked Program, ‘Top Gear’


February 2nd, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
February 2, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): The Mexican envoy in London, Eduardo Mora, has inscribed an epistle in a state of indignation to the BBC’s directors to complain about the offensive ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Mexico’s ambassador to UK complains of insults to his country on Top Gear


February 2nd, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 2 (ANI): Mexico's ambassador to UK has complained that "offensive, xenophobic and humiliating" comments had been made about his country on British television series Top Gear.Richard Hammond, who presented the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Aston’s Pires wants revenge against Man U’s Neville


February 1st, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.1 (ANI): Aston Villa winger Robert Pires has asked Manchester United coach Sir Alex Ferguson to pick defender Gary Neville for tonight's game between the two sides so that he ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Indian-origin woman faces jail in Dubai


January 26th, 2011 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 26 (IANS) An Indian-origin British woman may be jailed in Dubai after she was charged with sending curses and insults in a chat on Facebook with a man who ... Read more...

Posted in World |

How to save your child from bullying


January 25th, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 25 (ANI): Bullying at school may be a common phenomenon, but experts have some tips that can help you protect your loved one.Psychologists Andrew Fuller and Evelyn Field have noticed ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Simon Cowell tells Oprah he was kicked out of a US TV network once


January 23rd, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 23 (ANI): TV producer/entrepreneur Simon Cowell has revealed that he was once thrown out of a meeting with US television executives after pitching the format for 'Pop Idol'- his ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

No ban on awards host Ricky Gervais from future shows following insults


January 18th, 2011 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 18 (ANI): British comedian Ricky Gervais' representative has said that the star has not been banned from hosting future award shows despite him dishing out insults at the Golden ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Golden Globe: Ricky Gervais Turns Demon From Comedian


January 18th, 2011 - 12:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
No one would have predicted this, and the Golden Globe did not predict that the man they are employing to host their important event, will bring it down to shame ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Taiwan man sues neighbors over his rude bird


January 11th, 2011 - 9:47 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Taipei, Jan 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A man in Taiwan has sued his neighbors because their bird made noises.The man in question is Wang Han-chin and he is alleging that the parrot-like bird ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Flag row: BJP workers burn Patnaik’s effigy


January 1st, 2011 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Dec 31 (IANS) Hundreds of activists of the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party's youth wing Friday burnt an effigy of Orissa Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for his "disrespect" to the national ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

There should be zero tolerance for digital bullying: Expert


December 30th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 30 (ANI): A Norwegian researcher suggests that digital bullying, on the rise among young people around the world, needs to be combated.Tove Flack, a research fellow at the University ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

BJD worker held for disrespect to tricolour


December 29th, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Dec 29 (IANS) A Biju Janata Dal (BJD) worker was arrested Wednesday allegedly for disrespecting the national flag at a party function here Sunday, police said.Acting on three complaints, the city ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Congress-DMK ties strong, says Karunanidhi


December 20th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 20 (IANS) Calling the summoning of former communications minister A. Raja by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) as a "routine" affair, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi said Monday ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Camille Grammer Falls Out With Co-star Kyle Richards


December 17th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) 'Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' star Kyle Richards has called it quits in trying to mend fences with her co-star Camille Grammer. On the ongoing season ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Mann Ki Awaaz Pratigya: Can Aarushi Avoid Her Honeymoon With Shakti?


December 13th, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Now, Shakti is very excited about his honeymoon with Aarushi and asks her to start packing for that. But Aarushi asks him if they can postpone the honeymoon for the time ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

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