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Renting a cot and quilt as winter chill continues (Feature)


February 9th, 2012 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) Behind the 17th century Jama Masjid in Old Delhi, an auto-parts market thrives by day, but on winter nights, the area is thronged by thousands ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Waste, ecology and art - expression beyond mindless frill


September 21st, 2011 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Piling heaps of waste and concern for a clean environment have given birth to a strange synergy between natural landscape, ecology, waste and art. Young ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Doll that jiggles breasts when bra is taken off a hit in Malaysian market


November 24th, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Nov 24 (ANI): A doll that jiggles its breasts when its bra is taken off is said to be attracting a lot of attention and customers at a market in ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Games around, beggars made to disappear from Delhi streets


October 1st, 2010 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) You may not be able to spot too many beggars on Delhi streets all of a sudden. As the city decks up for the Commonwealth Games, many ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Bill tabled to ban unauthorized merchandise featuring dead stars


June 23rd, 2008 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
New York , June 23 (ANI): In a move to safeguard the memory of dead celebrities from greedy profiteers, Screen Actors Guild is calling for a legislation that would prevent the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Magnificent Ha Long Bay battles to keep economy afloat (Letter from Ha Long Bay)


June 9th, 2008 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee Ha Long Bay (Vietnam), June 9 (IANS) A heavy mist hangs over the Vietnam coast as the luxury liner Superstar Virgo wedges its way through a maze of nearly 3,000 ... Read more...

Posted in World |

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