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Exotic India comes alive in Washington’s ‘Maximum India’ fest


February 26th, 2011 - 7:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 26 (ANI): Now you can visit a street market in bustling Mumbai, a silk shop in Chennai or an airy palace in Rajasthan-all at once.You need only trek to the ... Read more...

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Obama, Zardari discuss counter-terrorism efforts, Pak’s Blasphemy Law


January 15th, 2011 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 14(ANI): US President Barack Obama and Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari discussed about the war or terror, promotion of regional stability and Pakistan's controversial Blasphemy Law during their "closed ... Read more...

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Ela Bhatt honoured with Global Fairness Initiative Award


November 16th, 2010 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 16 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has presented the first Global Fairness Initiative Award to Ela Bhatt, founder of the Self-Employed Women's Association (SEWA) that has ... Read more...

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Tina Fey honored with the Mark Twain prize


November 12th, 2010 - 1:45 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tina Fey has won the Mark Twain Prize for Humor. Well that is something for the 40-year-old comedian to be proud of because at ... Read more...

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Tina Fey Youngest Recipient of the Mark Twain Prize


November 12th, 2010 - 1:03 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Comedian Tina fey was honored last night with the ‘Mark Twain Prize for American Humor’ at the Kennedy Center located in Washington. Not only is she ... Read more...

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Glenn Beck’s “Restoring Honor” Rally Mired With Controversy


August 28th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Saturday, thousands of people are expected to gather at the site of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s famous "I Have a Dream" speech, at the ... Read more...

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Robert de Nero Auctioned!


May 3rd, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 3, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Crazy fans can go to any extend to meet their favorite stars. A Robert de Nero fan did something crazy by paying an enormous amount of 5,667 ... Read more...

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Robert De Niro fan pays $8,500 for coffee with him


May 1st, 2010 - 4:33 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 1 (IANS) A die-hard Robert De Niro fan paid $8,500 to go for a coffee with the actor. The "Raging Bull" star offered up an outing to a coffee ... Read more...

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Robert De Niro to sip coffee with fans for charity!


April 20th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
New York, April 20(ANI): Robert De Niro has agreed to have coffee with two of his fans who are ready to bid for his company.The actor hopes to raise fund for ... Read more...

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The First Grandmother has Became Quite The Lady About Town


February 17th, 2010 - 9:34 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Washington, Feb 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Although Marian Robinson, mother of the First Lady, Michelle Obama initially was not so sure about moving to Washington, she apparently has settled right in and made ... Read more...

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First Grandmother Of USA Settled In White House


February 17th, 2010 - 9:31 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Washington, Feb 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Marian Robinson, the mother-in-law of US President Barack Obama has spent the larger part of her life in Chicago and that explains why she was ... Read more...

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Obamas serve meals to homeless on Martin Luther King Day


January 19th, 2010 - 3:07 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 19 (DPA) US President Barack Obama and his family served meals to the homeless to mark Martin Luther King Jr Day. The president, First Lady Michelle Obama, her mother Marian ... Read more...

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Bruce Springsteen Honored At Kennedy Center Honors 2009


December 30th, 2009 - 8:34 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The lovers of pop and rock swear by the musical talent and vocal skill of legendary artist Bruce Springsteen. The singer-composer has given the world a ... Read more...

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Robert De Niro Honored By The Kennedy Center


December 30th, 2009 - 8:16 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec.30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Veteran actor Robert De Niro was recently honored by the Kennedy Center. The stalwart actor who has wooed the critics and viewers alike in his illustrious career ... Read more...

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Cate Blanchett Mermerizes Audiences With Her Performance In “A Steetcar Named Desire”


November 9th, 2009 - 7:33 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov.9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Australian actress Cate Blanchett who is known for portraying a variety of characters with much success was in news recently for her spectacular performance at the show ... Read more...

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Tibetans mourn Kennedy’s demise


August 28th, 2009 - 7:16 pm ICT by IBNS
By Tanya GhoshAug 28 (IBNS) Tibetans residing in the US have mourned the death of Senator Edward Kennedy.They remembered him as a long standing and faithful friend of Tibet in the US ... Read more...

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Aretha Franklin offering singing lessons to fans for charity


May 15th, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 15 (ANI): Legendary soul musician Aretha Franklin is auctioning singing lessons to fans in a bid to raise money for charity.Franklin's has offered one-on-one vocal session to fans as ... Read more...

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Hillary Clinton bags Global Trailblazer award for commitment to women’’s rights, securing justice


March 21st, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 21 (ANI): U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was honoured with the Global Trailblazer award at the 2009 Global Leadership Awards, held at the Kennedy Center. She was chosen for ... Read more...

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Now, robots that monitor autistic kids emotional state


February 18th, 2009 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 18 (ANI): Robot playmates may soon be able to help autistic kids learn the social skills that they naturally lack, courtesy the development of a system that allows a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Oprah Winfrey hosting Obamas inauguration-night party in Washington


January 1st, 2009 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 1 (ANI): Oprah Winfrey is reportedly planning to celebrate U.S. President-elect Barack Obama''s victory by throwing a lavish party.The chat show queen is rumoured to be hosting an ... Read more...

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Risky behaviour linked to unresponsive brain reward circuitry


December 30th, 2008 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 30 (ANI): In a new study, scientists have found that risk takers pursue a life of danger and thrills in a bid to stimulate their minds which are less ... Read more...

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James Darth Vader Jones to get SAG lifetime achievement award


October 3rd, 2008 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 3 (ANI): Hollywood actor James Earl Jones will soon be honoured with the Screen Actors Guild''s lifetime achievement award for his great career accomplishments.The 77-year-old actor is a ... Read more...

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