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Three shot dead in a car in Corsica


September 12th, 2012 - 9:34 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Corsica, Sept 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Three alleged victims of an ambush were found dead in their car in the Corsica Mountains where they are said to have been shot. The unfortunate death ... Read more...

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‘Africa needs India for education’


July 29th, 2012 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Addis Ababa, July 29 (IANS) "The Chinese will come and build roads, stadiums and infrastructure.... They will build labs, but who will run the labs?," asks Jean-Pierre Ezin, the AU's ... Read more...

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Want India’s help to develop indigenous technology: African Union


March 5th, 2012 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) Africa wants India to help it strengthen its human capital in science and technology so that the 54-nation continent can develop indigenous technology instead ... Read more...

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British woman first to go round the world thrice


April 13th, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 13 (IANS) A British woman has become the first female to sail non-stop around the world three times, a media report said Wednesday.Dee Caffari, 38, finished the Barcelona ... Read more...

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Celine Dion’s twins baptized in Las Vegas


March 8th, 2011 - 8:37 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Las Vegas, Mar 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Celine Dion’s spokesperson has confirmed that the singer’s 4-month-old twins have been baptized in a ceremony involving about 200 friends and family members. The spokesperson said ... Read more...

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Celine Dion’s twins baptized


March 8th, 2011 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
New York, March 8 (IANS) Singer Celine Dion and husband Rene Angelil havebaptized their four-month-old twins at a private ceremony in Las Vegas."It was a beautiful, traditional family ceremony," people.com ... Read more...

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People with cancer history prone to memory impairment


October 2nd, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 2 (ANI): A new large-scale research has proved that people who have had cancer are 40 percent more vulnerable to experience memory problems that interfere with daily functioning than those ... Read more...

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Will Natalie Portman Sport A Spicy Avatar In ‘Snow White’?


September 25th, 2010 - 10:48 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Sep 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Natalie Portman the noted Hollywood actress is upbeat about the prospect of playing Snow White in a film that will go on floors shortly. The star ... Read more...

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Natalie Portman denies that she is going to play the lead in Snow White movie


September 23rd, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Hollywood actress Natalie Portman was in negotiations to feature in the movie titled Brothers Grimm: Snow White that will be directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet, according to Perez ... Read more...

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Large waistline, high triglyceride levels up coronary heart disease risk


July 20th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 20 (ANI): People with a larger waistline and high triglyceride levels are at increased risk of coronary heart disease, according to a new research."Among individuals classified at low coronary heart ... Read more...

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French football federation head resigns after World Cup fiasco


June 28th, 2010 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 28 (DPA) The head of France's governing football body, the French Football Federation (FFF), announced his resignation Monday in the wake of the humiliating performance of the national team in ... Read more...

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FIFA warns French government against meddling in football


June 26th, 2010 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 26 (DPA) Football's ruling body FIFA has warned the French government to keep out of the workings of football, the organization's secretary general, Jerome Valcke, said Saturday. "I spoke to the ... Read more...

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France chosen to host Euro 2016


May 28th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Geneva, May 28 (DPA) France will host football's European Championships in 2016 after beating rivals Italy and Turkey in a vote Friday. The French bid was chosen in Geneva by UEFA's executive committee ... Read more...

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Jazz Pianist Hank Jones dies at the age of 91


May 18th, 2010 - 1:51 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, May 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jazz pianist Hank Jones has died. He was 91 years old. His death was confirmed by his manager – Jean Pierre Leduc. He said that Hank ... Read more...

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Jazz Piano Grammy Winner Hank Jones Dies At 91


May 18th, 2010 - 1:40 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Grammy Award winner and jazz piano player who accompanied Marilyn Monroe as she sang her famous "Happy Birthday" to President John F Kennedy, has ended his amazing ... Read more...

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French Police questions football stars over Paris prostitution ring


April 19th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 19 (ANI): French police has questioned two football stars in connection with an investigation into a prostitution ring, which has brought the reputation of the country's football team under scrutiny. ... Read more...

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College wine tastings can prevent alcoholism among pupils, believe French advisers!


March 5th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 5 (ANI): Wine-tasting sessions should be organised at university canteens to prevent youngsters from binge drinking, a government-commissioned report in France has advised."Why is there sexual education and not viticultural ... Read more...

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Three men arrested for credit card fraud in Nassau County, NY


January 18th, 2010 - 2:34 pm ICT by BNO News
EAST GARDEN CITY, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – Three men were arrested in Nassau County for credit card fraud Saturday, police said.According to police officials, the three defendants made purchases at Louis ... Read more...

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Record tax cheats in Canada disclose off-shore accounts


December 4th, 2009 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Dec 4 (IANS) A record number of tax cheats in Canada have voluntarily come forward to disclose their off-shore hidden millions of dollars. In a nation which has one of the highest ... Read more...

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Belgian chiropracter says Beckham can play up to 2014 World Cup


November 23rd, 2009 - 4:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.23 (ANI): A medical mastermind, who extended the careers of two football legends, has said that England star David Beckham's muscle mass places him at an advantage for prolonging his ... Read more...

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Canadian teen survives being trapped on ice floe with polar bears!


November 10th, 2009 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 10 (ANI): A Canadian teenager was trapped on a floating piece of ice with three polar bears on it in the northern part of Hudson Bay in Canada's Arctic, until ... Read more...

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Le Havre accuses Man U of luring Pogba with cash


September 7th, 2009 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 7(ANI): Manchester United has been accused of giving cash to French youngster Paul Pogba's parents to lure him to Old Trafford from his French club, Le Harve.Man United reportedly ... Read more...

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UN to impose sanctions against North Korea (Lead)


May 26th, 2009 - 6:15 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 26 (DPA) The UN Security Council was unanimous Monday in its agreement to strongly condemn and impose sanctions against North Korea for testing a nuclear device in violation of ... Read more...

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Kidman dethroned as Chanel’s spokesmodel


April 24th, 2009 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
London, April 23 (IANS) French actress Audrey Tautou has replaced Australian actress Nicole Kidman as the new face of French perfume Chanel No.5. "The Da Vinci Code" actress also re-teamed with her ... Read more...

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Salma Hayek marries Francois-Henri Pinault on V-Day


February 17th, 2009 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 17 (ANI): Mexican stunner Salma Hayek is officially off the market. She reportedly married French businessman Francois-Henri Pinault on Valentine''s Day in Paris, France.According to sources, the Frida star ... Read more...

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France confirms intention to bid for Euro 2016


February 14th, 2009 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Feb 14 (DPA) The French Football Federation (FFF) has confirmed that it intends to bid for the right to host Euro 2016.In a statement posted on the FFF's website Friday, the ... Read more...

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Beckham is fit enough to play till 2015, claims AC Milan doc


December 29th, 2008 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 29 (ANI): England midfielder David Beckham, who is on a loan switch to AC Milan, is so fit that he can play at the top level until 2015.The Italian ... Read more...

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Russian billionaire breaks world record by buying PS392m French Riviera villa


August 11th, 2008 - 7:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 11 (ANI): Steel tycoon Laxmi Mittals record of buying the most expensive house has been broken by a mystery Russian billionaire, who splashed out 392 million pounds on one ... Read more...

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Famine threat for millions in North Korea: UN


July 31st, 2008 - 11:27 am ICT by IANS
DPA New York, July 31 (DPA) More than six million North Koreans have been impacted by successive poor harvests and soaring food prices, which may presage another famine, the UN World Food Programme ... Read more...

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