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Teenager jailed for killing Russian Santa Claus


May 4th, 2012 - 6:04 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A 17-year-old boy in Tajikistan capital Dushanbe has been sentenced to jail for 10 years for killing a man dressed as "Father Frost', the Russian ... Read more...

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We have strangled India: Siddle


January 19th, 2012 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 19 (IANS) Australian pacer Peter Siddle doesn't want to be rested and said he would like to strangle India in the fourth and the final Test in Adelaide ... Read more...

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Warne backs Wade as Haddin’s successor


January 18th, 2012 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 18 (IANS) Australian spin-wizard Shane Warne says back-up wicketkeeper Matthew Wade should step in if Brad Haddin fails to find form in the fourth and the final Test ... Read more...

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Russian man buys wooden crates, finds AK-47s inside


January 13th, 2012 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A man in Russia was caught by surprise when the wooden crates he bought as firewood contained at least 79 AK-47 assault rifles and ammunition.The ... Read more...

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‘DAM 999′ songs in Oscar race


December 20th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Dec 20 (IANS) Three songs from Indian film "DAM 999" are among 39 shortlisted numbers in contention for nominations in the Original Song category for the 84th Academy ... Read more...

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N D Tiwari moves SC against paternity suit


February 28th, 2011 - 10:21 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 28 (ANI): Former Andhra Pradesh Governor and veteran Congress leader N D Tiwari has moved the Supreme Court challenging the Delhi High Court's order to undergo a DNA test ... Read more...

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Award-winning flower-grower gives new dimension to floriculture in Jharkhand


February 12th, 2011 - 8:53 pm ICT by ANI
Garhwa (Jharkhand), Feb 12(ANI): A flower cultivator in Jharkhand's Garhwa district has come up with many flower varieties in his garden, giving new dimensions to floriculture in the state.Brijesh Tiwari, a floriculturist, ... Read more...

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Delhi High Court asks Tiwari to give DNA samples to ascertain paternity


February 8th, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 8 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Tuesday directed former Andhra Pradesh Governor and veteran Congress leader N D Tiwari to provide DNA samples to ascertain the veracity of ... Read more...

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Facebook founder obtains restraining order against Indian-origin ’stalker’


February 8th, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 8 (ANI): Mark Zuckerberg, founder of the social networking site Facebook, has obtained a restraining order against a man who he says has been stalking him.The 26-year-old filed legal ... Read more...

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Chechen rebel leader claims responsibility for last month’s Moscow airport bombing


February 8th, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Feb 8 (ANI): Chechen rebel chief Doku Umarov has reportedly claimed responsibility for last month's bombing at Moscow's main airport that killed 36 people.The Telegraph quoted The Kavkaz Center website, ... Read more...

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Chautauqua County’s Cockaigne Ski Center To Re-Open This Week


February 2nd, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Feb 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Although cause of the fire that broke out at the Cockaigne Ski Center in Chautauqua County last still remains to be unknown, the Cockaigne Ski Center ... Read more...

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US court finds ‘mentally impaired’ Stanford ‘incompetent’ to face trial in fraud case


January 27th, 2011 - 4:10 pm ICT by ANI
Houston, Jan 27(ANI): The upcoming trial of former Texas billionaire Allen Stanford, accused of fleecing investors out of seven billion dollars in a pyramid scheme, has been delayed after a federal judge ... Read more...

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Russia to mourn Wednesday for airport blast victims


January 25th, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Authorities in Moscow have declared a day of mourning Wednesday for the victims of a deadly terrorist attack in the capital's Domodedovo airport, a spokesperson announced.At least ... Read more...

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Aruldhass Gets Back Behind The Camera Again


January 24th, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
January 24, 2011 (Sampurn Wire): Aruldhass is back behind the camera for the upcoming flick of Shiva’s.  Sabapathy’s film will see the south Indian cameraman panning the shots again after he mesmerized ... Read more...

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UTV Movies To Offer ‘Jeeyo Ajay’ Movie Festival From January 24 To 28


January 22nd, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
UTV Movies channel is all set to start a movie festival on Bollywood star Ajay Devgn. The first ever movie festival on Ajay Devgn on Indian television is titled ‘Jeeyo ... Read more...

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Delhi Chief Secretary has seen review about monorail project: Sheila Dikshit


January 22nd, 2011 - 7:25 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 22(ANI): Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Saturday said that a presentation of the much awaited monorail project has been sent to Delhi Chief Secretary Rakesh Mehta, and decision ... Read more...

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Pak Court dismisses plea seeking quashing of FIR, ATC trial against Taseer’s assassin


January 21st, 2011 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 21(ANI): The Islamabad High Court has dismissed a petition seeking quashing of the FIR and the trial against Malik Mumtaz Hussain Qadri, the assassin of late Punjab Governor Salmaan Taseer.On ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Armstrong ‘pushed us towards’ banned boosting agent EPO: Ex-teammate


January 19th, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 19(ANI): American racing cyclist Lance Armstrong encouraged members of his former team, Motorola, to use the banned boosting agent EPO, a former teammate has claimed.Stephen Swart, a teammate in ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Madhuri Dixit To Cook For Shah Rukh Khan


January 19th, 2011 - 12:56 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Madhuri Dixit, the heartbeat of millions has become the ambassador for Sanjeev Kapoor’s upcoming food channel, interestingly named, 'Food Food'. Madhuri will get to enhance the face value of the ... Read more...

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22-year-old British Singer, Adele, Quits The Harmful Habit Of Drinking Alcohol


January 18th, 2011 - 9:49 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 18, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): The 22-year-old British vocalist, Adele, has jettisoned her habit of drinking beer as she loathes herself for not being able to recollect her activities during ... Read more...

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Now ArcelorMittal joins rival in joint bid for Canadian ore co.


January 15th, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Jan 15 (IANS) In a strange twist to its fierce battle to acquire Toronto-based Baffinland Iron Mines Corporation, ArcelorMittal Friday joined hands with rival Nunavut Iron Ore Acquisition ... Read more...

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Arizona Shooting Suspect Jared Lee Loughner Appears In Court


January 11th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Phoenix, Jan 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The prime suspect of Arizona shooting rampage, Jared Lee Loughner appeared for the first time in court on Monday. U. S. Attorney Dennis K Burke ... Read more...

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Yousuf’s return likely in Pakistan World Cup squad


January 4th, 2011 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Jan 4 (IANS) Veteran Pakistani batsman Mohammad Yousuf is likely to be included in the probables squad for the 2011 Cricket World Cup after receiving all out support from captain Shahid ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Father-Son Duo Receive Death Sentence In Oregon Bank Bombing


December 23rd, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Salem, Oregon, Dec 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bruce and Joshua Turnidge, the father-son duo who were convicted for planting a bomb at a bank in the state of Oregon, have been ... Read more...

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Oz man could end up in jail for kissing wife on butt


December 23rd, 2010 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 23 (ANI): A man in Australia has been warned that he could face a jail term after he drunkenly kissed his estranged wife on her bottom.According to the Mercury, the ... Read more...

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Floyd Mayweather Jr. Facing Serious Charges


November 14th, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to the latest reports, a Las Vegas Court has issued orders for boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr and it says that he will have to stay ... Read more...

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Meet Britain’s unluckiest motorist


April 24th, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 24 (ANI): A British man has claimed that he is Britain's unluckiest motorist after going through five car crashes, three hit-and-runs and also being struck by a bus while cycling.John ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Bin Laden threatens to kill Americans in new audio tape


March 25th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden on Thursday threatened to have American soldiers killed if Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, the alleged mastermind behind the September 11, 2001 attacks, is ... Read more...

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Kansas City serial rapist may have struck again as woman reports assault


February 22nd, 2010 - 11:07 pm ICT by BNO News
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI (BNO NEWS) -- Another rape has been reported in the Waldo-area of Kansas City as Missouri police hunt for a suspected serial rapist, authorities said on Monday. The assault ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Ronaldinho denies ‘mega party’ allegations


February 5th, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 5(ANI): AC Milan midfielder Ronaldinho has denied reports that he held a 'mega party' before his side's 2-0 Serie A defeat to Inter Milan last month.Earlier, certain media reports ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Meet the Oz schoolgirl who kissed Prince William


January 24th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 24 (ANI): The girl who kissed Prince William during his farewell speech in Australia is a 15-year-old student Victoria Downie.The second-in-line to the throne had obliged to the schoolgirl ... Read more...

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Lasers to beam solar energy collected in space to Earth


January 24th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 24 (ANI): Space engineers plan to put satellites into orbit that can collect large amounts of energy from the sun and convert it into a infrared laser beam transmitted back ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

How to make New Year’s resolutions successful


January 24th, 2010 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 24 (ANI): Sticking to New Year's resolutions can be hard. So experts have come up with five tips to help you achieve your goals this year.William Manard, M.D., Saint Louis ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Joaquin Phoenix resurfaces with clean-shaven look


January 24th, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 24 (ANI): Joaquin Phoenix is back - and this time he's without the beard.Last year, the actor had developed a shabby look including a beard after announcing he was set ... Read more...

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Soon, burial ground in UK that allows pet lovers to be buried with their animals!


January 24th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 24 (ANI): Britain will soon have a burial ground where humans can be laid to rest right next to their loved pets.West Lindsey District Council has given permission to the ... Read more...

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