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Man who killed wife’s lover in bed jailed for 5 years


August 3rd, 2012 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 3 (IANS) A man in Sydney has been sentenced to five years in prison for killing his wife's lover after catching both of them in bed.Joachim Won, 56, ... Read more...

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German Bundesliga kicks off August 27


June 27th, 2012 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, June 27 (IANS) The German Football League (DFL) has revealed the match fixtures for the 50th Bundesliga season.Th 2012-13 season starts, as always, with the Bundesliga champions Borussia ... Read more...

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Great day for me, says German debutant Lars Bender


June 18th, 2012 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Lviv (Ukraine), June 18 (IANS) Debutant German defender Lars Bender, after scoring the match-winner against Denmark in the Euro 2012, said it was a great day for him scoring ... Read more...

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German major Cronos acquires Kerala IT firm


June 5th, 2012 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 5 (IANS) German-based Cronos Group, the largest privately held consulting company for utilities in Germany, has acquired 100 per cent shares of IT firm AES."The deal has been ... Read more...

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Mercedes-Benz sales soar


April 5th, 2012 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, April 5 (IANS) German luxury car maker Mercedes-Benz sustained a strong sales momentum into the first quarter of the new year, as it posted in March its strongest single-monthly ... Read more...

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High Court paves way for players’ participation in WSH


February 13th, 2012 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) On a plea of former player and coach Joachim Carvalho alleging that Hockey India (HI) was threatening players to prevent them from taking part in ... Read more...

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Saina loses to Jiang Yanjiao in Korea Open quarters


January 6th, 2012 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) Saina Nehwal went down 17-21, 10-21 to China's Jiang Yanjiao in the women's singles quarterfinals of the Korea Open Superseries badminton event in Seoul Friday, ... Read more...

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Saina, Jwala-Diju reach quarters of Korea Open (Lead)


January 5th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) India's ace shuttler Saina Nehwal advanced Thursday to the women's singles quarterfinals of the Korea Open Superseries badminton in Seoul defeating Chinese Taipei's Shao Chieh ... Read more...

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Joergensen wins Copenhagen badminton Masters


December 30th, 2011 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Dec 30 (IANS) Denmark's Jan Oe Joergensen stunned compatriot and world number four Peter Gade to claim the Copenhagen Masters badminton title.Joergensen Thursday outlasted Gade 14-21, 25-23, 22-20, in ... Read more...

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Fischer, Pedersen Denmark’s badminton players of the year


December 30th, 2011 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Dec 30 (IANS) Denmark's badminton mixed doubles champions Joachim Fischer and Christinna Pedersen have been named badminton players of the year 2011.The pair was voted shortly after successfully defending ... Read more...

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Blackberry ‘reprieve’ for Volkswagen employees


December 24th, 2011 - 12:13 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Munich, Dec 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a landmark ruling, workers of German automaker Volkswagen have been given some “reprieve” from demanding bosses. The giant carmaker will be forced to switch off its ... Read more...

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Sunscreen chemical may cause cancer


December 1st, 2011 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Dec 1 (IANS) A metal compound commonly found in consumer products and sunscreens lotions could potentially cause cancer.Zinc oxide is used to absorb harmful ultra violet light. But when ... Read more...

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Gutta, Ponnappa in quarterfinals of China Open


November 24th, 2011 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Nov 24 (IANS) India's Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa defeated Iris Wang and Rena Wang of USA 21-9, 21-12 to move into the women's doubles quarterfinals of the China ... Read more...

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Germany down Netherlands in football friendly, England beat Sweden


November 16th, 2011 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Nov 16 (IANS) Germany sealed their first win against the Netherlands since 1996 after they blanked the Dutch outfit 3-0 in a football friendly at Hamburg Tuesday. England scored ... Read more...

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Saina crashes out of Denmark Open


October 20th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) India's Saina Nehwal crashed out of the women's singles second round of the Denmark Open badminton with a 19-21, 13-21 loss to Tzu Ying Tai ... Read more...

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Saina in quarterfinals of World Badminton championships


August 12th, 2011 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) India's Saina Nehwal moved into the quarterfinals of the World Badminton Championships after her opponent Pui Yin Yip of Hong Kong conceded the match here Thursday.Sixth ... Read more...

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Saina in third round of World Badminton


August 10th, 2011 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 10 (IANS) India's Saina Nehwal defeated Chloe Magee of Ireland 21-10, 21-7 to move into the third round of World Badminton Championships here Wednesday.The sixth seeded Indian, who ... Read more...

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Great-grandmother of Jesus identified


December 10th, 2010 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 10 (ANI): A historian has identified the great-grandmother of Jesus.According to Florentine medieval manuscripts analyzed by a historian, the great-grandmother of Jesus was a woman named St. Ismeria.St. Ismeria likely ... Read more...

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Coming soon: Airplanes that look like birds!


November 22nd, 2010 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 22 (ANI): Airplanes may soon start looking like birds as scientists are pondering over re-designing the current airplanes to make them more fuel-efficient.Geoffrey Spedding, an engineer at the University of ... Read more...

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Population of radioactive wild boars on the rise in Germany


August 7th, 2010 - 12:28 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Berlin, Aug 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There are shocking reports that the population of the radioactive wild boars is on the rise in Germany.Due to the abundance of boars, their meat is also ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Spain beat Germany to reach first World Cup final (Second lead)


July 8th, 2010 - 4:32 am ICT by IANS
Durban, July 8 (DPA) Reigning European champions Spain reached their first World Cup final Wednesday by defeating three-time winners Germany 1-0 thanks to Carles Puyol's second half goal. Puyol scored in the ... Read more...

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Less than half of Swedes now support monarchy: Poll


June 19th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Stockholm (Sweden), June 19(ANI): Ahead of Sweden's future queen, Crown Princess Victoria's, marriage to her former personal trainer, a new poll has found that less than half of the country's population supports ... Read more...

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Klose ‘in mourning’ after being red-carded


June 18th, 2010 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Port Elizabeth, June 18 (DPA) German striker Miroslav Klose said Friday he is "in mourning" after he picked up a red card that forced his team to play most of the game ... Read more...

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Corneal prosthesis, boon for those blinded in accidents


May 21st, 2010 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 21 (IANS) For many patients, who become blind after an accident or illness, a corneal transplantation could restore their ability to see. Each year, 40,000 people in Europe - in ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

New synthetic corneal implants to restore eyesight in blind patients


May 21st, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 21 (ANI): For patients, who have lost their sight in an accident or illness, transplantation of a plastic corneal implant could restore their ability to see.Dr. Joachim Storsberg of the ... Read more...

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Cindy Crawford extortionist jailed


March 10th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 10 (ANI): A German man found guilty of attempting to blackmail supermodel Cindy Crawford has been sentenced to two years in prison.Edis Kayalar, 26, surrendered to German authorities in ... Read more...

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‘Kavi’ loses Oscar to ‘The New Tenants’


March 8th, 2010 - 10:09 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 8 (IANS) American director Gregg Helvey's 19-minute film "Kavi", about a young boy who wants to play cricket and go to school, but is forced to work in a ... Read more...

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‘The New Tenants’ wins best short film Oscar


March 8th, 2010 - 9:49 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 8 (IANS) Joachim Back and Tivi Magnusson won the best short film, live action Oscar for "The New Tenants" at the 82nd Academy Awards. American director Gregg Helvey's 19-minute film ... Read more...

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Heart failure drugs may treat colon cancer


December 17th, 2009 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 17 (ANI): A group of drugs for heart failure may also be effective against colon cancer, according to a new study.Scientists in Sweden have found that cardiac glycosides, which are ... Read more...

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Jwala-Diju in Super Series Masters finals, Saina loses in semis


December 5th, 2009 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Johor Bahru, Dec 5 (IANS) India's Valiyaveetil Diju and Jwala Gutta scored a sensational 21-19, 21-11 win over Poland's Robert Mateusiak and Nadiezda Kostiuczyk to storm into the mixed doubles final of ... Read more...

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Today’s German kids grow taller than those 30yrs ago did


June 21st, 2009 - 11:37 am ICT by ANI
Washington, June 21 (ANI): Although German children have grown taller than 30 years ago, the height observed during the last century has become slower, say researchers.Bettina Gohlke and Joachim Woelfle of the ... Read more...

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Tamil Canadian watches TV for 72 hours, sets Guinness record (Lead)


February 9th, 2009 - 12:08 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Feb 9 (IANS) Sri Lanka-born, Toronto-based Suresh Joachim, who already has 53 Guinness records to his credit, set another Sunday by watching television non-stop for 72 hours in Stockholm. In the ... Read more...

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Tamil Canadian sets Guinness record by watching TV for 72 hours


February 9th, 2009 - 11:08 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Feb 9 (IANS) Sri Lanka-born, Toronto-based Joachim, who already has 53 Guinness records to his credit, added yet another Sunday by watching television non-stop for 72 hours in Stockholm. In the process, ... Read more...

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Now, a university course to teach the art of flirting!


January 22nd, 2009 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 22 (ANI): Unlucky in love? Take heart, for a German university is offering a course to help student "techies, geeks and nerds" find true lover.Engineering students at the University ... Read more...

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Woman gives birth to premature but healthy sextuplets in 180 seconds!


December 25th, 2008 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 25 (ANI): A woman has given birth to healthy sextuplets, three months earlier than expected, in 180 seconds.According to Bild.com, Roksana Temiz became a proud mum by delivering six ... Read more...

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