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Did a crashing meteor kick-start Ice Ages?

September 20th, 2012 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 20 (IANS) A gigantic meteor collided with the earth about 2.5 million years ago, generating the mother of all tsunamis, hundreds of metres high, possibly plunging the planet ... Read more...

Posted in World |

West Indies need to make winning start: Gayle

June 30th, 2012 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Fort Lauderdale, June 30 (IANS/CMC) Talismanic West Indies opener Chris Gayle has stressed the importance of a winning start to the series against New Zealand this weekend. The left-hander said it ... Read more...

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Changing weather can dictate course of second ODI at Kotla

October 16th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) The mid-October winter tinge can be dicey for day-night cricket in the capital with the dew factor giving the coin a real toss when ... Read more...

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Shahid, SRK’s twitter tale (Movie Snippets)

October 7th, 2011 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor found himself in the midst of a controversy when his Twitter account suddenly stopped following Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan on ... Read more...

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Eastwood to be honoured for cinematic contribution

September 13th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 13 (IANS) Director Clint Eastwood will be honoured by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) for his contribution to the film industry.The museum has announced ... Read more...

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Ponting vows to fight on, hopes to find form like Sachin

March 27th, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 27 (IANS) Australian captain Ricky Ponting Sunday reaffirmed that he will not retire in the near future following his team's exit from the World Cup and hoped ... Read more...

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Did life on Earth begin in space?

January 20th, 2011 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 20 (IANS) Many experts believe that biological raw materials were carried to our planet as lumps of asteroid rock.The molecular structure of amino acids - the building blocks of proteins ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

66pc Brits auction their Christmas gifts on Internet

December 27th, 2010 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 27 (ANI): What would you do if you were gifted something you do not want? Well, according to more than two-thirds of Britons, auctioning them off on Internet sites in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Cloud Nine Confirms Release Of ‘Mankatha’

December 21st, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
After much speculations spreading across airs that Ajith Kumar’s ‘Mankatha’ has been shelved, the producers clear up the buzzes with their official announcements. Recently, there were rumors that producers Dayanidhi ... Read more...

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Rapper Eminem to host the MTV Video Music Awards

September 9th, 2010 - 9:44 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Sep 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) MTV has announced that this year's Video Music Awards will be held in Los Angeles and Eminem is billed to host the event.Eminem is ... Read more...

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Katie Price offered $15 mn by Channel Five

August 31st, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 31 (IANS) Glamour model Katie Price has been offered $15 million by Channel Five boss Richard Desmond. "Money is no object for Richard and he thinks Katie would be the perfect ... Read more...

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Selva-Dhanush Kick-Start ‘Idhu Maalai Nerathu Mayakkam’

June 28th, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 28, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Since the dates for the shooting schedules of Rana's bilingual film hasn't been finalized yet, filmmaker Selvaraghavan made a decision on the spur of ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods ex-mistress to pose for Playboy

May 18th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 18 (IANS) Rachel Uchitel, who is said to be Tiger Woods' first mistress, has signed up an agreement to appear on the Playboy magazine. reports, Uchitel originally declined the ... Read more...

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Collingwood not concerned about opponents in semis

May 11th, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Gros Islet (St.Lucia), May 11 (IANS) Despite avoiding a face-off with Australia in the semi-finals, England captain Paul Collingwood is not concerned about their opponents in the last four of the World ... Read more...

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Scientists finds water ice on asteroid’s surface

April 29th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 29 (IANS) Asteroids may not be the dark, dry, lifeless chunks of rock. According to recent research, there is evidence of water ice and organic material on the asteroid 24 ... Read more...

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We need a strong head, a stronger heart, enormous staying power to counter Maoists, says Chidambaram

April 15th, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 15 (ANI): Stating that Naxalites want to overthrow the established authority of the Government through armed liberation struggle, Union Home Minister P Chidambaram on Thursday said country needs a ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Music Review:Love Sex Aur Dhokha (2010)

March 29th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Rudhir BurmanArtists: Kailash Kher, Sneha Khanwalkar, Nihira Joshi, Amey DateMusic-Composers: Sneha KhanwalkarLyricist: Dibakar BannerjeeLabel: Sony MusicGenre: BollywoodRating: **March 29, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):The question that comes to mind on picking up ... Read more...

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Navy Chief, Defence Secretary kick start ‘TROPEX 10′

February 25th, 2010 - 11:17 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Feb 25 (ANI): Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Nirmal Verma along with Defence Secretary Pradeep Kumar embarked the aircraft carrier INS Viraat operating on the eastern seaboard to kick start ... Read more...

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Ponting hails MCG Test win over Pakistan

December 30th, 2009 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec. 30 (ANI): Ricky Ponting today became Test cricket's most winning player and captain after Australia won the first Test over Pakistan in emphatic fashion.Ponting declared the win one of the ... Read more...

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War is ON Kaminey Vs Life Partner- Tusshar wishes LUCK to Kaminey!

July 24th, 2009 - 10:20 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Joginder Tuteja It's confirmed. LIFE PARTNER would be clashing with KAMINEY on 14th August. Even though both the films had set their eyes on the Independence Day weekend more than a ... Read more...

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The mathematical formula for the perfect shower

October 10th, 2008 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 10 (ANI): A shower in the morning provides the perfect kick-start for the rest of the day. Now, neuropsychologists have come up with a mathematical formula to make sure ... Read more...

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`I want to make scoring double hundreds a habit, says Bell

July 12th, 2008 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 12 (ANI): A thrilled England batsman, Ian Bell, who scored 199 against the South Africans on Friday in the Lords Test, has said that he would like to score ... Read more...

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Xenitis automobile division eyeing Rs.5 bn turnover

May 12th, 2008 - 11:48 am ICT by admin
Kolkata, May 12 (IANS) City-based Xenitis Group, the manufacturer of Xpression brand of motorbikes, has said its automobile wing will post a turnover of Rs.5 billion ($125 million) in 2008-09. Company chairman ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

An ordinary cuppa of tea can help fight diabetes

March 2nd, 2008 - 1:39 pm ICT by admin
London, Mar 2 (ANI): Besides giving you a kick start in the morning, your favourite cup of tea has the potential to fight one of the worlds biggest life-threatening diseases- diabetes, claim ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Bush arrives in Israel

January 9th, 2008 - 5:25 pm ICT by admin
Tel Aviv, Jan.9 (ANI): U.S. President George W Bush has arrived in Israel on a landmark visit to the region to help kick-start peace talks between the Israelis and Palestinians. This is ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Your pets too have mood swings in winter

November 14th, 2007 - 2:38 am ICT by admin

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Travolta wants to pilot Spice Girls’ reunion tour plane

November 14th, 2007 - 2:00 am ICT by admin

Posted in Entertainment |