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Exposing corruption: Man who started it all (IANS Book Review)


October 18th, 2011 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Book: "Bhrastachar, Atankvad aur Hawala Karobar"; Author: Vineet Narain; Publisher: Kalchakra Samachar Trust; Pages: 340 pages; Price: Rs.200 Even as the whole country seems gripped by Anna Hazare's crusade against corruption, ... Read more...

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‘IUML candidates spent most money on poll campaign’


June 25th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 25 (IANS) The Indian Union Muslim League (IUML), the second biggest party in Kerala's ruling United Democratic Front, spent the most money on the campaign of its candidates ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Darth Vader Commercial Appeciated By Viewers, Max Page Praised


February 8th, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It seems that the viewers were more interested in the Super Bowl commercials than the original match between Pittsburgh Steelers and Green Bay Packers. The Super ... Read more...

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Slum school children run ‘Bachcha Bank’ in Patna


December 29th, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by ANI
By Ajay KumarPatna, Dec.29 (ANI): Children of a slum school in Patna run a bank to inculcate saving habits among them.Jyoti Parihar, the director of a school, said it is a move ... Read more...

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‘Major talent for Indian IT industry untapped’


November 11th, 2010 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) The majority of talent for the IT industry lies in tier-II colleges and cities which are partially or completely ignored by companies for fresher placements in India, ... Read more...

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50 Most Popular Women On The Web Includes Justin Bieber!


November 7th, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A popular magazine has recently released a list of the 50 most popular women on the web and Lady Gaga has topped the list. The news ... Read more...

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Tyler Shields Stays Awake For 40 Days, Sets A World Record


November 3rd, 2010 - 7:01 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The American professional photographer Tyler Shields announced two days before that he is all to break the previous world record and set a record for himself ... Read more...

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Study: Half of the high school students have bullied their fellow students


October 28th, 2010 - 12:48 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new survey that involved some 43,321 American high school students has revealed that almost half of United States’ high school students were bullying in the ... Read more...

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Bollywood now on your shoes!


September 20th, 2010 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) Fashion and Bollywood go hand in hand. Taking a cue from this, shoe designer Rohan Arora will present at the ongoing Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) a ... Read more...

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Football Friends To Cast 11 Fresh Heroes


September 18th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 18, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Mollywood is gearing up for a sports movie titled "Football Fiends'. Veteran script writer Dennis Joseph, who penned down the scripts for the movies like "Nirakkoottu', "New ... Read more...

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Anil Kapoor On Camera, Aamir On Clapper Board For Sanjay Dutt’s Dhamaal!


September 2nd, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 2, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Producer Ashok Thakeria and Director Indra Kumar are celebrating 25 years of their association. On this occasion, they are launching their latest movie "Double Dhamaal', starring ... Read more...

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RGV Clears Esha Deol’s Long Pending Dues


September 2nd, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 2, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Few days back, it was reported that Bollywood actress Esha Deol had complained against filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma for not paying her full payment for the ... Read more...

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Mars Voyage Could Lead To Dangerously Weak Muscles


August 20th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Aug 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A recent study has revealed that astronauts to plan to undertake a 10 month journey to Mars will face extreme muscle strength loss and will land ... Read more...

Posted in Health, Sci-Tech |

Facebook users on IE get a request to download the gzip_detect.php file


August 13th, 2010 - 11:29 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Facebook users are battling another issue after the innumerable privacy breaches and leaks by the company. The latest Facebook issue is that the users ... Read more...

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171 million Facebook users info leaked


July 29th, 2010 - 8:12 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, July 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A hacker at the Skull Security - Ron Bowes has managed to compile a list of 171 million Facebook users information onto his website. ... Read more...

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Daniel Craig May Star In The Movie Remake Of The Sweeney


July 6th, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 6, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Hollywood star Daniel Craig is one of the top names under consideration to play the role of Jack Regan in the movie remake of 1970s television ... Read more...

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Ideal Foundation releases Braille calendar


January 7th, 2010 - 7:17 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Jan 7 (ANI): The Ideal Foundation, an NGO working for the blind in the country has brought out a Braille calendar here on Wednesday.More than 45,000 calendars have been printed in ... Read more...

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Britney Spears & Brittany Murphy Owned Same House At Different Times


December 22nd, 2009 - 9:05 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec. 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It appears that controversies do not leave celebrities even after their deaths. The sudden death of Brittany Murphy has given rise to multiple controversies related to ... Read more...

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Naxals want Ghotul culture to vanish from tribal life


November 7th, 2009 - 8:47 pm ICT by ANI
By Sandeep DwivediBastar (Chhattisgarh), Nov.7 (ANI): Ghotul has existed as an institution among Muria Gond tribals of Chhattisgarh in which children six years onwards learn to socialize and educate themselves about life ... Read more...

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Feature: Dil Bole Hadippa and Wanted give Bollywood a ray of hope!


September 17th, 2009 - 2:32 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Dark clouds, which kept hovering over had to go and they are all set to go this week to welcome bright sunshine day on Friday. Yes, after three consecutive disastrous weeks, ... Read more...

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59pct men ‘go deaf’ when asked to do chores


July 20th, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 20 (ANI): An astonishing 59 per cent men pretend not to hear when their wives or girlfriends ask them to muck in with household chores, a new survey has revealed.The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Paks poor Prime Minister Gilani has property worth 200,000 rupees only


March 21st, 2009 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar.21 (ANI): Believe it or not, Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has property worth 200,000 rupees only. According to the details of assets and liabilities submitted to the Pakistan Election ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Europes most ancient civilization discovered in Bulgaria


December 31st, 2008 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
Sofia (Bulgaria), Dec 31 (ANI): A team of archaeologists has found the most ancient civilization in Europe, near Yunatsite village, Pazardzhik District, in Bulgaria.In 2008, a joint Bulgarian-Greek team had ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Pak Muslims consider fellow Christian countrymen as Westerners


July 26th, 2008 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, July 26 (ANI): Pakistani Christians are considered Westerners despite their efforts in the countrys independence movement and nation building.Community Development Initiatives (CDI) Executive Director Asif Aqeel said: It is an ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Connerys memoirs to be unveiled on his 78th birthday at book fest


June 13th, 2008 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 13 (ANI): Sir Sean Connerys long-awaited autobiography, Being A Scot, will be unveiled on his 78th birthday at the Edinburgh International Book Festival on August 25.The books launch ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Powerful batting line-up boosts Super Kings


April 16th, 2008 - 9:07 pm ICT by admin
(Team Profile)Chennai, April 16 (IANS) Mahendra Singh Dhoni is the super star of the Chennai Super Kings. The skipper of India's shorter and the shortest versions of the game, has a squad ... Read more...

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Women voters outnumber men in Tripura polls


February 24th, 2008 - 11:53 am ICT by admin
By Pinaki DasMandai (Tripura), Feb 23 (ANI): Tripura has set a benchmark of sort by registering the above average women votes in the polls concluded on Saturday.Nearly 55 per cent of the ... Read more...

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