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UP legislators to have 3G connectivity


April 24th, 2012 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 24 (IANS) Legislators of both houses in the Uttar Pradesh assembly will soon be armed with the latest gadgets and web-friendly mobile phones having 3G connectivity, thanks to ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Man shoots at iPad to test durability


March 20th, 2012 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 20 (IANS) A man carried out a durability test on the new iPad by shooting at it, a media report said.The video of the Apple gadget being destroyed ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Men buy more grocery online than women, shows study


October 4th, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 4 (IANS) Men outnumber women in buying grocery items online, revealed a survey of online buyers."Males are more inclined to shop for groceries online with women contributing ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Roald Dahl is still children’s favourite


March 19th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 19 (ANI): Author Roald Dahl is still kids' favourite - five of his classics feature in the top 15 children's books chart.One in four shoppers said they read the late ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Security tightened in Bodhgaya following looming Maoist threat


January 19th, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Bodhgaya, Jan 19 (ANI): Concerned at the looming Maoist threat in the region, authorities beefed up security around a revered Buddhist temple in Bihar's Bodhgaya town.Hundreds of security officials, armed with latest ... Read more...

Posted in National |

This Buddhist monk is pop fan, likes fashion and tweets


January 17th, 2011 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 17 (IANS) A Buddhist monk has become popular for performing pop music, using latest gadgets and wearing fashionable gowns while travelling in China to spread his religion.Unlike traditional Buddhist monks, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Frisking irks Chandigarh lawyers


December 21st, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 21 (IANS) One lawyer's security awareness has caused frustration among many of his colleagues at Chandigarh High Court Tuesday. They have complained about increased frisking and questioning by Chandigarh Police ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

First computer on sale for 150,000 pounds


November 11th, 2010 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 11 (IANS) One of the first computers assembled by Apple in 1976 which was sold by the company's founder has been put in an auction in Britain with an estimated ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

iPads and iPhones at Apple stores teeming with germs, says Oz expert


October 15th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 15 (ANI): People who use display iPads and iPhones at Apple stores are likely to get serious infections and the company should do more to maintain hygiene, says an Australian ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Charles Martinet Remembered Fondly On Mario’s 25th Anniversary


September 17th, 2010 - 7:58 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Sep 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) There is no need to give any introduction to Super Mario the legendary cartoon character loved by millions of kids and adults worldwide. In fact Mario ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

Australian men becoming ‘too soft’


September 5th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 5 (IANS) Australian men are now becoming "too soft" and have "ditched their manhood to become metrosexuals". A survey was conducted among "Aussie blokes", which said that the findings were ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Rupert Grint only owns one pair of shoes!


August 21st, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 21 (ANI): 'Harry Potter' star Rupert Grint has revealed that he only owns one pair of shoes.The actor, who plays Ron Weasley, has admitted that he only ever changes his ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Jennifer Aniston just spends $30 on beauty products


August 12th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Aug 12 (ANI): She might be Hollywood's biggest superstar, but Jennifer Aniston spends a meagre 30 dollars a month on her beauty regime, opting instead for good diet and exercise.The ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Pak to send JF-17 combat jets for Farnborough Air Show in Britain


July 17th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 17 (ANI): Pakistan would be sending its JF-17 fighter jets, which have been developed with China's help, for the Farnborough Air Show 2010 scheduled to held from July 19 to ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Oprah Winfrey Gifts Staff $10,000 Plus iPads


June 18th, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar June 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Oprah Winfrey gave out $10000 and iPads to staff to celebrate the 10th year of her magazine 'O'.On Wednesday, her spokesperson said that the gifts ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Average Brit parents spend just 49 minutes with kids due to cash crunch


May 25th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 25 (ANI): Financial crunch in families is causing parents to spend less than an hour a day with their children.In a bid to spend more time at work in order ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Punjab flags off motorcycle highway patrol


March 16th, 2010 - 1:00 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 15 (IANS) In a bid to make national highways safer and to streamline the flow of increasing traffic, a new highway patrol scheme was launched in Punjab with the flagging ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Get a feel of Japan in Mumbai expo


March 12th, 2010 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 12 (IANS) Over 100 Japanese products are on display at a four-day exhibition 'Feel Japan Style in India', which opened here Friday to the cherry blossom dance by renowned Japanese ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Cops nab beggar who chose the good life (Lead)


February 5th, 2010 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 5 (IANS) This is a beggar who can be a chooser. Shankar Mehta is fond of the latest gadgets, electronic accessories and living the good life in hotels and resorts ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

High-profile beggar arrested in Chandigarh


February 5th, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 5 (IANS) A high-profile beggar who is fond of the latest gadgets, electronic accessories, frequent trips and of holidaying at expensive hotels has been arrested by the Chandigarh police, officials ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

High tech gadgets sound the death knell for Barbies


December 6th, 2009 - 4:09 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, December 6 (ANI): Demand for latest gadgets and fashion-based entertainment by tech savy girls is steadily pushing dolls to their grave, experts have observed.Kids were said to be no longer interested ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Race on three wheels to save the environment


November 14th, 2009 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 14 (IANS) It was a different kind of motor race. No vrrooming cars or mobikes, but three-wheeled autorickshaws chugging away at a sedate speed. This union territory Saturday saw a unique ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Elijah Wood’s ain’t tech crazy


September 15th, 2009 - 2:19 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
When most celebs appear to be hooked on to their latest gadgets, actor Elijah Wood thinks that human race may be destroyed due to technology. The 28-year-old 'Lord of the Rings' star ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

The top five ‘green’ gifts for Father’s Day


June 20th, 2009 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 20 (ANI): If you're thinking of marking Father's Day with the Mother Nature touch, then here's a list of gifts that can prove useful for you.Environmental News Network has put ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Chandigarh makes dental implant affordable with centre


June 7th, 2009 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 7 (IANS) In a first of its kind effort aimed at making dental implants affordable for the common man, an ultra-modern government centre was opened by the administration here Sunday. ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Uttarakhand forest rangers get trained to counter poachers


March 11th, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
By Vipul Goel Haldwani (Uttarakhand), Mar 11 (ANI): The Chief Conservator of Forests in Uttarakhand has equipped local rangers and other field staff with night vision cameras and other hi-tech security-cum-communication gadgets ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Make security zones for safer Bangalore: panel


February 2nd, 2009 - 10:19 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 2 (IANS) India's tech hub should be divided into six special security zones and community policing introduced to make it a safer place, says a Karnataka government-appointed panel.The panel - ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

John Cleese to make Brit TV comeback after seven years


September 18th, 2008 - 6:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 18 (ANI): English actor John Cleese is all set to return to British TV for the first time after seven years to host a new show examining latest gadgets, ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Chandigarh police get hi-tech gadgets to combat cyber crime


August 17th, 2008 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 17 (IANS) A machine to recover deleted SMSes and another to scan through any suspected hard disk, these are among the latest gadgets acquired by the Chandigarh police to tackle ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Now, an Indian website for BPO matchmaking - Bposhaadi.com!


August 10th, 2008 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 10 (ANI): The taboo of having unsociable working hours retracts many Indian males from marrying female call centre executives. But this won''t be the scene anymore, thanks to Bposhaadi.com ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Gadget lovers are assertive and arrogant


June 20th, 2008 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 20 (ANI): Are you always the first in line to buy the latest gadgets? Well, then chances are that you are assertive and possibly arrogant, according to a new ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

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