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Leeds Car Park Hailed As ‘The Most Cheerful In Britain’


September 15th, 2012 - 1:26 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Leeds, Sept 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Leeds car park has been hailed as ‘the most cheerful in Britain’. This is due to the fact that the car park cheers up commuters thanks ... Read more...

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Asian-origin kids run over by car in Britain


August 19th, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 19 (IANS) Two Asian-origin children - aged two and 10 - are in critical condition after they were run over by a car in Leeds.Raham Saleem and his ... Read more...

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Arshavin jeers distracted Russia: Capello


August 16th, 2012 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian fans jeering Andrei Arshavin distracted the Russian team and surprised new coach Fabio Capello, the ex-England boss said.Capello's first game in charge of ... Read more...

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Peeping Tom Declan Crosbie sentenced for peeping into Olympic changing rooms


August 15th, 2012 - 8:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It was such a shame when an Olympic swimmer, Declan Crosbie was caught peeping into the ladies changing room. He did this shame full act while the ... Read more...

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Vengeful man burns wife’s clothes


August 11th, 2012 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) A vengeful British husband burned 5,000 pounds worth of his wife's designer gear after she left for Gambia to marry her lover, The Sun reported Saturday.Darrell ... Read more...

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Woman finds Statue of Liberty sexually fulfilling


July 22nd, 2012 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 22 (IANS) A 27-year-old British woman has flown to New York four times to see the Statue of Liberty as she finds it "sexually fulfilling".Amanda Whittaker from Leeds ... Read more...

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De Villiers, Clarke top-ranked Test batsmen; no Indian in top 10


March 30th, 2012 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, March 30 (IANS) South Africa's AB de Villiers has reached the number-one batting position for the first time in his career where he is joined by Australia captain ... Read more...

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Naked rambler fined for causing distress to a dog walker


February 16th, 2012 - 10:26 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Leeds, Feb 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A man who was fined £315 for walking naked on the streets has indicated his intention to appeal the case. A magistrate court in Leeds ruled that ... Read more...

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Briton jailed for burying alive fiancee


January 14th, 2012 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 14 (IANS) A 26-year-old Briton has been sentenced to jail for 20 years for trying to murder his fiancee by burying her alive in a cardboard box. The ... Read more...

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Learner driver jailed for killing 9 year old


December 22nd, 2011 - 10:23 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A 34-year-old learner driver who killed a 9-year-old girl on her first driving lesson has been jailed two years. Beatrice Mawamba allegedly panicked while driving and lost ... Read more...

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Anxiety leads teenagers to harm themselves


November 18th, 2011 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 18 (IANS) In what is being termed the "most comprehensive study" into the problem, a 16-year survey has found that teenagers who suffer from depression or anxiety deliberately ... Read more...

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Noida’s Knowledge Boulevard wins gold LEED certification


November 10th, 2011 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, Nov 10 (IANS) Leading real estate developer 3C Company has been awarded a gold LEEDS (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design) certification for its Knowledge Boulevard green building ... Read more...

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Mel B plans restaurant in Leeds


October 27th, 2011 - 8:46 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 27 (IANS) Singer Mel B is planning to open a ?small healthy restaurant" in her hometown, Leeds.The former Spice Girl singer, is keen to purchase a business property ... Read more...

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Doctor fired for being a Peeping Tom


September 20th, 2011 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 20 (IANS) A cardiologist in Britain has been sacked for secretly filming two female colleagues while showering.Vivek Balliga, 33, installed spy cameras in his and a female colleague's ... Read more...

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Man plunges to death after girlfriend


September 3rd, 2011 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 2 (IANS) A troubled man in Britain plunged to his death from a 150-foot tower block just after his girlfriend fell.Steven Parker, 23, followed his love Kiran Creevy, ... Read more...

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Psychotic mother kills her baby


July 19th, 2011 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 19 (IANS) A mother in Britain killed her two-year-old baby just hours after psychiatric nurses decided it was safe to leave the child with her, a court heard.Health ... Read more...

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British police pay one mn pounds for customer surveys


May 15th, 2011 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 15 (IANS) County police departments in Britain are reportedly paying marketing companies nearly one million pounds every year to carry out "customer satisfaction" surveys, a daily has revealed.Data ... Read more...

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15-year-old becomes England’s youngest first-class cricketer


April 28th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 28 (IANS) Barney Gibson became England's youngest first-class cricketer when he stepped out to keep wicket for Yorkshire against Durham MCCU at the picturesque Racecourse ground in a ... Read more...

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Hindu, Muslim leaders offer support to UK man over Christian cross ban


April 20th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 20 (ANI): Hindu, Muslim and Sikh leaders have voiced their support for UK electrician Colin Atkinson who faces the sack for displaying a small cross in his company van.The religious ... Read more...

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Now, a new eye jab that could cure blindness!


April 17th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 17 (ANI): Scientists have developed a new eye injection, which they claim could cure blindness.The treatment, which costs 2,000 pounds, could stop the onset of blindness and can also help ... Read more...

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Britain’s vicars get tips to detect fake weddings


April 12th, 2011 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 12 (IANS) Vicars in Britain will now get guides to tell them how to spot fake weddings, part of a crackdown on immigrants who undergo bogus ceremonies to ... Read more...

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Royal Mail turns down ‘rude’ Bamforth postcard stamps


April 8th, 2011 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 8 (ANI): Britain's national postal service Royal Mail has rejected Bamforth's suggestive postcards featuring buxom women displaying their cleavage as stamp designs.Leeds firm Bamforth applied to have 10 of ... Read more...

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End of 34-game unbeaten World Cup streak won’t affect Oz campaign: Ponting


March 21st, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, Mar 21(ANI): Australian captain Ricky Ponting insists that the four-wicket loss to Pakistan in their final Group A game, which ended their 34-game unbeaten World Cup run, would not hurt their ... Read more...

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Imran backs ‘talented’ Pakistan to bag World Cup following win against Australia


March 21st, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Mar 21(ANI): Following Pakistan's impressive four-wicket win against powerful Australia in their last Pool A game, former captain Imran Khan has said that the team can go on to win the ... Read more...

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Meet the dog from France who ignores orders in English language!


March 16th, 2011 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 16 (ANI): A dog in Yorkshire ignores orders given in English language because he was born and raised in France.Henri, the four-year-old black Labrador, will stand stock-still, staring expectantly if ... Read more...

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Danielle Lineker’s fun dates with the girls


March 15th, 2011 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 15 (ANI): Model and actress Danielle Lineker has found an interesting way to combat homesickness-a night on the tiles with Bernie Nolan.The 31-year-old has been starring in a touring production ... Read more...

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Tharanga and Dilshan smash tons in Sri Lanka’s 327/6 (Lead)


March 10th, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Pallekele (Sri Lanka), March 10 (IANS) Openers Upul Tharanga and Tillakaratne Dilshan set a World Cup record for the first-wicket as Sri Lanka scored 327 for six in 50 overs ... Read more...

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50-plus Brit women cry discrimination against potential employers


February 19th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 19 (ANI): A new study has revealed that 80 percent of 50-plus British women believe their age has prevented them finding work.The study by isme.com has revealed that mature Brit ... Read more...

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Defensive military alliances promote peace: Study


February 11th, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 11 (ANI): A Rice University study has suggested that countries that enter into defense pacts with other nations are less likely to be attacked and attack others.The study, co-authored by ... Read more...

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Essex girls are Britain’s bustiest babes


January 29th, 2011 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 29 (ANI): Girls from Essex are the bustiest in UK, new research has revealed.Out of the top ten areas where girls buy giant J and K cup bras, three are ... Read more...

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A 106-year-old woman who loves fish and chips


January 28th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 28 (IANS) A woman in Britain, who just turned 106, says she neither drinks nor smokes, but she does have a "vice" - fish and chips.Selina Kellett says she ... Read more...

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Brit woman, 106, puts her longevity down to fish and chips


January 28th, 2011 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 28 (ANI): A widow in the UK who has just celebrated her 106th birthday has said that the secret behind her longevity is fish and chips.Selina Kellett from Leeds said ... Read more...

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Secret girlfriend of 2005 London bomber to help in inquiry


January 17th, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 17 (IANS) A secret girlfriend of 2005 London train bomber will give evidence to an inquiry next month, a media report said Monday.Shehzad Tanweer of Pakistani descent met the woman ... Read more...

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Henry’s return could see boost in Arsenal’s confidence


January 12th, 2011 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 12 (ANI): Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has said that striker Thierry Henry's return could see his young team bursting with extra confidence.Arsenal legend Henry is training with his ... Read more...

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Now, a dating website for fat people!


January 10th, 2011 - 10:28 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 10 (IANS) A first-of-its-kind dating website for people "larger than life" has come up in Britain, that also says slim people "need not apply".Around 1,000 people flocked to the site ... Read more...

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