intense scrutiny

UN chief for protecting civilians caught in war


November 10th, 2011 - 9:39 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Nov 10 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has called for stronger global accountability and more "fundamental responsibility" in efforts to protect civilians caught in war.Ban's statement came at ... Read more...

Posted in World |

How long will paparazzi promise to show restraint on Will-Kat?


May 2nd, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 2 (ANI): From the moment the first photograph of Prince William and Kate Middleton was taken and published in a British newspaper, the couple has been the subject of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘Congress is not the agency for distributing honesty certificates,’ says BJP


April 22nd, 2011 - 10:33 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 22(ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) spokesperson Shahnawaz Hussain on Friday said that the Congress party has no right to comment on others' honesty or dishonesty when party itself ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Aniston not dating


April 22nd, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
However, sources close to Cooper have denied reports the pair were trying to rekindle their short-lived romance from 2009."They were looking at projects to work on together. Bradley loves Jennifer ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

UN: attacks against civilians in Misrata, Libya may be international crimes


April 20th, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by BNO News
UNITED NATIONS (BNO NEWS) -- The United Nations (UN) on Wednesday warned that the reported repeated use of cluster munitions and heavy weaponry by Libyan Government forces against civilians in Misrata could ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Pressure mounting on Prince Andrew to quit globetrotting role


March 7th, 2011 - 11:53 am ICT by ANI
London, March 07 (ANI): Prince Andrew, the Duke of York, who is a special representative for UK Trade and Investment, is under great pressure to quit or face a humiliating reduction of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

LAPD Accused By Grim Sleeper’s Attorney


December 19th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The release of photos by the LAPD (Los Angeles Police Department), has yielded enormous response, with hundreds of phone calls pouring into the offices. Where most ... Read more...

Posted in World |

British Royal Prince William, Kate Middleton’s Engagement Photos Continues To Seize Limelight


December 14th, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) As expected, the engagement photos of British royal couple Prince William and Kate Middleton which were made public over the weekend has created waves with the ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Gatting urges Ponting to walk away from Oz captaincy to prolong Test career


December 10th, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 10(ANI): Former England batsman Mike Gatting reckons that Australian captain Ricky Ponting can reinvent himself as a batting force and prolong his Test career if he walked away from his ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

WikiLeaks founder ’sends out 100,000 copies of secret files as insurance’


December 4th, 2010 - 11:31 am ICT by ANI
London, Dec 4 (ANI): WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has revealed that he has sent out 100,000 encrypted versions of secret files in case anything happens to him.Assange acknowledged there had been ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Mitchell Johnson Replaced By Doug Bollinger


December 3rd, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In what has been one of the most dramatic build up to the 2nd test of the Ashes, the Australian bowling attack has been one of ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Eva Longoria and Tony Parker Split: Reasons and Updates


November 22nd, 2010 - 10:15 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 22, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Fans of the good-looking star couple Eva Longoria and Tony Parker must be pretty disheartened by the on-going reports of an impending divorce that is ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Chappell prefers Ponting over Waugh to lead Australia


October 17th, 2010 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 17 (ANI): Former Australian captain Ian Chappell has said that he would prefer Ricky Ponting to captain the team than Steve Waugh.Comparing the records of both captains until Shane Warne ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Brendan Gallagher Returns From Montreal Canadiens’ Training Camp


September 23rd, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Vancouver, Sep 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) 18-year-old winger Brendan Gallagher is back and this time with a confidence that is hard to ignore. The Vancouver Giants' forward, who returned recently from ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Delhi not first city to be scrutinized for holding major sporting event


September 23rd, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.23 (ANI): Delhi is not the first host of a major sporting event to come under intense scrutiny in the build-up to the opening ceremony and the start of competition.According to ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

11 hrs of meditation may boost brain function


August 17th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 17 (ANI): Just 11 hours of learning a meditation technique provokes positive structural changes in brain connectivity by boosting efficiency in a part that helps a person regulate behaviour in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Julia Roberts says modern actresses’ scrutiny makes her ‘insecure’


August 13th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 13 (ANI): Julia Roberts has said that she would have to struggle to launch her Hollywood career in 2010, because the intense scrutiny of today's actresses would leave her feeling ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Chesley Clinton Wedding Invitations Will Include the Rich and Powerful


June 22nd, 2010 - 12:56 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
June 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Chelsea Clinton will be wed to Marc Mezvincky on July 31 and the ceremony is said to be open to only guests which Chelsea knows personally. ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Graphene to pave way for development of advanced touch screens


May 31st, 2010 - 6:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 31 (ANI): A team of American and Israeli researchers has come up with a new method for the production of bulk quantities of one-atom-thick sheets of carbon called graphene, a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Sexual assault lawsuit against David Copperfield dropped


April 21st, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
New York, April 21 (IANS) A woman who accused well-known American magician David Copperfield of sexually abusing her has withdrawn her lawsuit after nearly three years. Washington-based model and waitress Lacey Carroll, 23, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Pak control of nuke stockpiles will be under scrutiny at Washington summit: Expert


April 13th, 2010 - 11:14 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.13 (ANI): Nuclear expert Marcin Zaborowski is of the view that Pakistan's nuclear proliferation record will be under intense scrutiny during the two-day nuclear security summit convened here by US ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Pope Benedict “expressed concern” at defrocking California priest over molestation


April 10th, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 10(ANI): Newly surfaced public documents have revealed that the current Pope Benedict XVI, then-Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger, was reluctant in the 1980s to defrock a California priest sentenced to probation for ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Clarke scores 14th Test hundred in Wellington Test


March 19th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Mar. 19 (ANI): Australian vice-captain Michael Clarke has returned to the Test team in emphatic style scoring his 14th Test hundred against New Zealand in Wellington.Clarke (100 not out) put ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Oz Sports Minister backs Clarke’s decision to leave ODI series midway


March 12th, 2010 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Mar 12 (ANI): Australian vice captain Michael Clarke, who returned home in the middle of the ODI series against New Zealand due to personal problems, has got the backing of Sports ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

`I’ve always played my cricket cleanly,’ says angry Akmal


March 1st, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Mar. 1 (ANI): Out of favour Pakistan wicket-keeper batsman Kamran Akmal said on Sunday that he had always played his cricket cleanly and for the team and was shocked by the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Tendulkar ‘most complete master’ to grace cricket in last 60 yrs: Roebuck


February 26th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb 26 (ANI): Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar, who is again in the headlines for scoring the first ODI double hundred, has been described as one of the most complete batsman ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Blackwater agents accused of taking 500 assault rifles meant for Afghan police


February 25th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb. 25 (ANI): Agents of America's private security firm, Blackwater, took more than 500 assault rifles that were intended for the Afghan police force and routinely carried weapons without permission, a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

High Schools Take Steps To Prevent Freaking Dance


February 18th, 2010 - 8:35 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The high school authorities across United States are gearing up to prevent students from indulging in grinding or freak dancing as high school dances come under ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Adamant’ Kamran to vote in deciding his own fate for Hobart Test


January 12th, 2010 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
Hobart, Jan 12(ANI): Pakistan vice-captain and wicketkeeper Kamran Akmal will have a vote in deciding his own fate for the third Test against Australia, starting from Thursday in Hobart.Kamran is part of ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Cowboys Kicker Nick Folk Likely To Be Dismissed After Missing Goal Attempt Against Saints


December 20th, 2009 - 9:01 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec.20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Dallas Cowboys kicker Nick Folk's future in the team remains a bit unsure as the player was unable to deliver a goal during his team's clash against ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

SAAF president Chuene quits over Semenya gender issue


August 23rd, 2009 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town (South Africa), Aug 23(ANI): South African Athletics Federation (SAAF) president Leonard Chuene has quit the sport's governing body, accusing it of being "racist" over the Caster Semenya affair.Chuene blasted ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Gibson’s bid for 8th time dad


August 13th, 2009 - 6:37 pm ICT by IBNS
Aug 13 (IBNS) Mel Gibson (53), in a 'bid' to become a dad for the eighth time, makes his Russian girlfriend Oksana Grigorieva, 39, pregnant.Oksana, who attended the LA premiere with the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

MJ’s doc also catered to drug-addled James Brown’s needs


August 3rd, 2009 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 3 (ANI): If reports are to be believed, late King of Pop Michael Jackson's doctor was part of a group of "feel good" physicians who catered to the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Embarrassed Phelps weighing whether to compete in 2012 Olympics


February 5th, 2009 - 11:34 am ICT by ANI
Baltimore, Feb 5 (ANI): Michael Phelps has confessed that hes embarrassed by the marijuana incident, and is weighing whether to take part in 2012 Olympics.The pics published in Britain''s News of ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Scholari says he is under pressure as Chelsea boss


December 21st, 2008 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 21 (ANI): Phil Scolari has admitted for the first time that he is under growing pressure as Chelsea boss.The Brazilian is under intense scrutiny following a series of ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

« Previous Entries

Subscribe