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Nobbs looks at positives from dismal Euro tour


July 21st, 2012 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 21 (IANS) India's chief hockey coach Michael Nobbs said Saturday that the team's poor performance during its European tour was just a learning process ahead of the 2012 ... Read more...

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‘Savdhan India’ tries to analyse crime, sensitize people (With Images)


May 2nd, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 2 (IANS) Actor Sushant Singh, who is co-anchoring crime-based show "Savdhan India" with Gaurav Chopra, describes it as an analytical programme trying to figure out why crime happens, ... Read more...

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Paltrow obsession for bees


March 16th, 2012 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 16 (IANS) Oscar-winning actress Gwyneth Paltrow admits she loves small black and yellow bees and that she has even undergone bee venom therapy to help rid her of ... Read more...

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Stone Age rock shelters in Pakistan facing danger


January 23rd, 2011 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 23 (ANI): About 20 rock shelters in Pakistan, some dating back to the Stone Age are under threat from construction work and are facing danger of being destroyed due to ... Read more...

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Camille Grammer Calls Estranged Husband Kelsey Grammer A Cross-Dresser


January 14th, 2011 - 9:01 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The divorce news of Kelsey Grammar and Camilla Grammer is no doubt drawing the attention of many, making itself more conspicuous after Camille Grammer's recent comments ... Read more...

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Bigg Boss 4 Exclusive Videos On In.Com Now


October 8th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 8, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Get ready to watch the exclusive contents of Bigg Boss house because a portal named In.com is going to offer high definition videos of all the ... Read more...

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Pranchiyettan And The Saint Turns Out A Safe Hit


September 29th, 2010 - 12:13 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 29, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Malayalam film megastar Mammootty's recent release Pranchiyettan and the Saint has turned out to be a safe hit of the season. Mammootty's distribution house Playhouse has ... Read more...

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Vampire Series “True Blood” Season 3 Finale On September 12


September 6th, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) With one more episode to go for the season finale of "True Blood", the aficionados of the popular American Vampire series are scrambling on web to ... Read more...

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Commonwealth Express arrives in Bangalore


September 2nd, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 2 (IANS) The Commonwealth Express, featuring rare CWG memorabilia, arrived here Thursday to afford Bangaloreans a glimpse of the history of the games. Five coaches of the Special Exhibition train on ... Read more...

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53 Commonwealth nations, but 71 teams at Delhi Games


September 2nd, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) Did you know there are 53 Commonwealth countries but 71 teams are participating in the 19th Commonwealth Games here? This is among the many interesting facts on ... Read more...

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Researchers Elated By Discovery Of New Predatory Dinosaur In Romania


August 31st, 2010 - 7:44 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 31, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Researchers have uncovered a new fossil in Romania which shows evidence of a new kind of predatory dinosaur that roamed the area almost ... Read more...

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Afghan airline in-flight magazine presents country’s gory side to passengers


August 20th, 2010 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 20 (ANI): An Afghan airline, Safi Airways, has presented "interesting" facts about the problems in the country in its magazine, by featuring articles on Kabul heroin addicts, dog fighting and ... Read more...

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New York Lawsuit Freezes Facebook Assets


July 14th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri New York, July 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It seems like Mark Zuckerberg and Paul D. Ceglia are in mood for a tussle. All analogies fall short when you have a New ... Read more...

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Reports Reveals Teen Girls Drinking More Than Boys


June 30th, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri New York, June 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It seems girls have found out a new dimension to offer themselves an upper-hand to the boys. Reportedly, the survey data released by Partnership ... Read more...

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Maran, with $3 bn net worth, makes open offer for SpiceJet


June 14th, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) After signing a deal to acquire 37.73-percent stake in budget carrier SpiceJet, Sun TV Network promoter Kalanithi Maran Monday made the mandatory open offer to buy another ... Read more...

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Himachal gathering folktales to woo tourists to villages


April 25th, 2010 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Shimla, April 26 (IANS) Fascinating tales, folklore and anecdotes related to remote villages in Himachal Pradesh are set to lure tourists with the state government launching a scheme to promote ... Read more...

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Redford against behind-the-scene DVDs of movies


April 6th, 2010 - 1:47 am ICT by IANS
London, April 6 (IANS) Hollywood legend Robert Redford has revealed he is against the idea of a behind-the-scene DVD feature for an outing because giving fans access to cinema secrets ruins "the ... Read more...

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Mars Rover Finds Strange Stuff On Crater


March 26th, 2010 - 10:47 pm ICT by GD
By Meena KarMar 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The experts at NASA have conducted numerous researches and have launched several expeditions on space to collect more information about the outer world. According to ... Read more...

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Jamie Jungers says Tiger Woods never tipped waitstaff


March 11th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
New York, March 11 (ANI): Jamie Jungers, who has won Howard Stern's Tiger Woods' mistress beauty pageant, has revealed that the golfer never tipped waitstaff when they were together.The aspiring model, ... Read more...

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Inscription Shows Bible Was Written Earlier Than Known


January 17th, 2010 - 8:25 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Some interesting facts about the exact date of the authorship of the Bible has come to light, thanks to an Israel based researcher, Professor Gershon Galil. ... Read more...

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Shanon Eis & Jude Law Appear In US Chat Show


December 18th, 2009 - 8:28 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar The 'Late Show With David Letterman', which airs just after the popular show of Craig Ferguson, has featured several eminent personalities of the country over the years. Appearances of eminent ... Read more...

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Brooks Perlin In State Dinner With Katie Couric


November 25th, 2009 - 6:47 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Washington, Nov.25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The First state dinner hosted by US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama has been one of the mostly discussed news of recent days. ... Read more...

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Chepauk Tendulkar’s happy hunting ground


November 14th, 2009 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) Chepauk in Chennai has been Sachin Tendulkar's happy hunting ground, though he scored his highest Test score, 241 not out, at the Sydney Cricet Ground (SCG). From ... Read more...

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NSW, Victoria evenly matched for Champions League semi-final clash


October 21st, 2009 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct. 21 (ANI): New South Wales takes on Victoria in the first semi-final of the Champions League tournament here tonight. Here are some interesting facts related to the two teams.In ... Read more...

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By the twins and for the twins


June 19th, 2009 - 3:04 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Raghu and Rajeev are back with terrific tale of twins with their show MTV Connected. This show is not about excelling in tasks or grouping and politicizing. It is about proving ... Read more...

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Interesting Facts and Figures Prithviraj Kapoor


May 28th, 2009 - 10:09 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Prithviraj was born on November 3, 1906 at Samundri,British India near the town of Lyallpur (now known as Faisalabad) in Punjab to a middle-class family belonging to the Khatri caste of ... Read more...

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Interesting Facts and Figures Abhay Deol


May 19th, 2009 - 12:38 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Abhay Deol (born March 15, 1976, India) is an Indian film actor.Abhay Deol was born in Mumbai to a Sikh Jat family.He is the son of producer and director ... Read more...

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Interesting Facts and Figures Mahi Gill


May 16th, 2009 - 12:03 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Mahi Gill is an Indian actress who played lead actress in Anurag Kashyap's critically acclaimed Hindi film Dev D.She played the character of Paro in Dev D, which is a ... Read more...

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Interesting Facts and Figures Kunal Khemu


May 13th, 2009 - 11:57 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Kunal Khemu (born in 25 May 1983 in Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India is an Indian actor who appears in Bollywood films.Kunal had started his career as a child actor ... Read more...

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Interesting Facts and Figures Ayesha Takia Azmi


May 8th, 2009 - 9:29 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Ayesha Azmi born as Ayesha Takia (April 10, 1986 is an Indian actress who appears in Bollywood movies.Takia appeared in "I'm a Complan Boy. I'm a Complan Girl" advertising campaign ... Read more...

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Interesting Facts and Figures Minissha Lamba


April 29th, 2009 - 8:29 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Minissha Lamba (born on January 18, 1985 in New Delhi, India to a Punjabi-speaking Sikh family) is an Indian actress.When Lamba was growing up, her father was in the hospitality ... Read more...

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Interesting Facts and Figures: Johnny Lever


April 15th, 2009 - 1:30 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
He was born Janardhana Rao aka ISHAAN NATHJanardhana Rao famously known as Johnny Lever (born 14 August, 1956) is an actor in Hindi cinema known as a comedian of great ... Read more...

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Starchild Skull: marking the existence of Alien


April 2nd, 2009 - 7:16 pm ICT by GD
The enigmatic Starchild Skull has ignited the issue of Alien presence all over again. The skull was found back in 1930s in Mexico, almost 100 miles southwest of Chihuahua near a mine ... Read more...

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Interesting Facts and Figures : Kunal Kapoor


March 25th, 2009 - 1:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Kunal Kapoor: Kapoor began acting on the stage; he worked with Motley, a theater group run by Naseeruddin Shah. Kapoor made his debut in Bollywood as an assistant director for Rakesh ... Read more...

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RSS: A journey of 83 long years


March 22nd, 2009 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Anand New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), which has got a new chief in Mohan Bhagwat, has travelled a long way since it was born ... Read more...

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