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Martha Stewart and Emeril sued over bad knives

September 14th, 2012 - 7:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sept 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Martha Stewart and Emeril Lagasse are being sued for duping people in to buying bad knives. Stewart’s home shopping network company has been selling cooking knives ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

International sales of Cuban cigars go up

February 28th, 2012 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
Havana, Feb 28 (IANS/EFE) International sales of luxurious Cuban cigars climbed 9 percent in 2011 with revenues of $401 million following an upturn in the market, executives of Habanos S.A. ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Smuggling on the rise in US: Report

April 9th, 2011 - 10:03 am ICT by IANS
New York, April 9 (IANS) Smuggling is on the rise in the US, with seizures by the country's customs department up 35 percent in the fiscal year 2010 from 2009, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Spears, Timberlake brought together in lawsuit over gig display screens

November 14th, 2009 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 14 (ANI): Former lovers Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake have been caught up in a lawsuit over display screens used at their concerts.Large Audience Display Systems turned to Texas ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Kabul’s `Obama Market’ selling items bought, stolen from US military bases

November 12th, 2009 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Nov.12 (ANI): Want to buy US military wares in Afghanistan? Go to Kabul's "Obama Market".Afghanistan vendors here sell MREs, military cots, and goggles like those used by the American military.Most ... Read more...

Posted in World |

New test to tell real honey from fake

May 16th, 2009 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 16 (IANS) Researchers are developing a simple test that will tell natural honey from the adulterated or impure versions being increasingly foisted on consumers. Bernard Herbreteau and colleagues point out ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

New test distinguishes impure honey from the real thing

May 11th, 2009 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 11 (ANI): In a new study, researchers in France are reporting development of a simple test for distinguishing 100 percent natural honeys from adulterated or impure versions that they say ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Why it pays to steal a phone in India (Comment)

December 25th, 2008 - 10:12 am ICT by IANS
The ban on mobile phones that have no identification number, also called International Mobile Equipment Identity or IMEI number, is too little, too late. Even now, anyone in India can steal a ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Scots kilt-makers to set benchmark to beat cheap imitations

September 24th, 2008 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 24 (ANI): Scotland''s traditional dress, kilt, is under threat from cheap foreign "knock-offs" storming in from the Far East and even Morocco.Seeing the move, Scotlands leading kilt makers have ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |