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Miley Cyrus’ stalker arrested


September 11th, 2012 - 3:26 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 11 (IANS) A 40-year-old man claiming to be married to Pop sensation Miley Cyrus has been arrested at her home.Jason Luis Rivera, who claims to have ... Read more...

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Sachin Pilot to join Territorial Army


September 5th, 2012 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) Congress leader and Minister of State for Communications and IT Sachin Pilot is set to be commissioned into the Territorial Army (TA) as an officer ... Read more...

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Weird rock ‘ice-shelf’ floating in Pacific


August 12th, 2012 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS) A gigantic cluster of floating volcanic rocks, made up of lightweight pumice expelled from an underwater volcano and spread over 26,000 sq km, has been spotted ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Pictures of politicians, film stars removed from Kerala jails


June 17th, 2012 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 17 (IANS) The authorities Sunday removed photographs of politicians and film stars from major jails across Kerala and were also preparing to shuffle prisoners, an official said.Such photographs ... Read more...

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Lungs discovered on Los Angeles’ sidewalk


June 13th, 2012 - 8:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, June 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A pair of lungs have been discovered on a Los Angeles-area sidewalk over the weekend. The organs were later analyzed by coroners, who established ... Read more...

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Silence is golden: PM on army chief’s rows


May 30th, 2012 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
On Board Air India One, May 29 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday refrained from the rows over army chief Gen. V.K. Singh, saying: "Sometimes silence is golden."He was ... Read more...

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Stress on safety, security, punctuality: Mukul Roy


March 26th, 2012 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 26 (IANS) New Railway Minister Mukul Roy, while parrying queries on whether the railways will roll back the freight fare hike, said Monday he hoped to improve ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Osama sought to kill Obama: Report (Lead)


March 17th, 2012 - 11:02 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 17 (IANS/EFE) Osama bin Laden was focused on a plan to assassinate President Barack Obama, the Washington Post said Friday, citing documents seized by the US military ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Russian officer commits suicide on n-submarine


February 13th, 2012 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Russian military officer serving onboard a nuclear submarine has committed suicide, an official said Monday.Senior Lieutenant Maxim Galkin who served on the Gepard submarine ... Read more...

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Put my membership on hold: Kushwaha tells Gadkari


January 7th, 2012 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) Tainted former Bahujan Samaj Party leader Babu Singh Kushwaha, who was recently inducted in the Bharatiya Janata Party, has urged party president Nitin Gadkari ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Rachel Weisz to star in ‘The Railway Man’


November 26th, 2011 - 8:17 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 26 (IANS) Actress Rachel Weisz is all set to star in "The Railway Man" alongside Colin Firth.Contactmusic.com reports that Weisz will take on the role of Patricia 'Patti' ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Bangladesh fishermen to get identity cards


November 4th, 2011 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Nov 4 (IANS) Bangladesh will soon issue identity cards to local fishermen in a bid to check piracy in the Sundarbans and the Bay of Bengal.Without the identity cards ... Read more...

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US drone attack kills four in Pakistan


October 14th, 2011 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 14 (IANS) Four people were killed Friday in a US drone attack in northwest Pakistan, Xinhua reported.Two missiles were fired in Darpakhel area of North Waziristan, near the ... Read more...

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Four-day-long Kashmir gunfight ends, toll 9


September 29th, 2011 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 29 (IANS) A gunfight between the security forces and separatist guerrillas in north Kashmir's Kupwara district ended on its the fourth day Thursday and the bodies of five ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Khale a maestro till his last breath: Mahadevan


September 4th, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 4 (IANS) Composer Shankar Mahadevan says that late Marathi composer and director Srinivas Khale, who was his guru, continued to be the maestro of music till his last ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Major infiltration bid foiled, 12 Lashkar men killed (Lead)


August 20th, 2011 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 20 (IANS) Foiling a major infiltration bid from across the Line of Control (LOC) in north Kashmir's Bandipora district Saturday, the army killed 12 guerrillas of the Lashkar-e-Taiba ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Five Colombian cops die in plane crash


July 29th, 2011 - 12:07 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, July 29 (IANS/EFE) Five Colombian police personnel were killed and a sixth officer was injured Thursday when their small aircraft crashed in a mountainous area of the northwestern province ... Read more...

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Two army officers killed in fire in Siachen (Lead)


July 22nd, 2011 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) An Indian Army major and lieutenant were killed in a fire that broke out at a post in Siachen, the world's highest battlefield, sources said ... Read more...

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Sukna land scam: Rath cleared of intent to defraud


July 15th, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, July 15 (IANS) An army court Friday stuck to its earlier finding and pronounced that former 33 Corps commander Lt. Gen. P.K. Rath was not guilty of the charge ... Read more...

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Sukna land scam: Rath challenges revision order (Lead)


July 11th, 2011 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, July 11 (IANS) The general court martial (GCM), which convicted former 33 Corps Commander Lt. Gen. P.K. Rath in the Sukna land scam in West Bengal, reassembled here Monday ... Read more...

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Baba Ramdev discloses his assets (Lead)


June 9th, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Haridwar, June 9 (IANS) Yoga guru Baba Ramdev Thursday claimed that different trusts under his control were totally transparent in their financial dealings and there was nothing adverse in their ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Slain officer was talking to mom when terror struck Karachi


May 24th, 2011 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, May 24 (IANS) Lieutenant Yasir Abbas, who died battling terrorists at a key naval base in Karachi, was talking to his mother on the phone when the attack took ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Osama raid: ISI stops intelligence sharing with CIA


May 15th, 2011 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 15 (IANS) Pakistan's spy agency has stopped sharing intelligence with the CIA following the unilateral US operation to kill Osama bin Laden, it was reported here.Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Army officers’ promotion held up over policy confusion


April 13th, 2011 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) The promotions of 202 senior army officers are hanging fire for the last six months due to a delay in announcing the list of successful ... Read more...

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Naked US woman heading to nudist beach rescued from cliff


March 25th, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 25 (ANI): A woman in US, who was heading to a nudist beach, had to be rescued by lifeguards after she got stuck trying to climb down cliffs in the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Prince Harry qualifies as an elite Apache helicopter pilot


March 10th, 2011 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 10 (ANI): Prince Harry has qualified as an elite Apache helicopter pilot, and he could return to the Afghan front line in a combat role as early as spring of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

US soldier accused in Wikileaks case stripped, left naked in military cell: Lawyer


March 4th, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 4 (ANI): The lawyer of Bradley Manning, the US Army Private accused of sharing classified documents with WikiLeaks, has claimed that his client was stripped of his clothes and left ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Man survives 1,000-ft mountain fall


January 31st, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 31 (IANS) A climber, who plunged 1,000 feet down a mountain summit, left the rescue team shell-shocked after he was found standing and reading a map at the site. The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Army court finds Lt. Gen. Rath guilty in Sukna land scam


January 21st, 2011 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Jan 21 (IANS) An army court martial Friday pronounced former 33 Corps Commander Lt. Gen. Rath guilty on three counts in a land scam in the Sukna military station in West ... Read more...

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Wisconsin Woman Finds Drugs Worth $280,000 Inside Vacuum Cleaner


January 17th, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Green Bay, Wisconsin, Jan 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Christmas surprise for a Green Bay woman turned out to be a shock, when she discovered drugs inside her vacuum cleaner box. ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Prince Harry to return to Afghanistan’s frontline areas


January 2nd, 2011 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 2 (ANI): Prince Harry could get a chance to fulfil his dream of serving in Afghanistan again, with reports claiming that insiders at the helicopter training centre where he is ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Angry passenger punches teen for not turning off iPhone during landing


December 30th, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 30 (ANI): A passenger has been arrested for punching a teenager in the arm who refused to turn off his iPhone during a flight from Las Vegas.According to other passengers, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Roman Abramovich ready to stick with Chelsea manager Ancelotti


December 29th, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 29 (ANI): Chelsea's owner Roman Abramovich has broken off from preparing for a lavish New Year's Eve party in the Caribbean to reiterate to the Chelsea board that he ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa bans Qaeda leader Al-Zawahiri book


November 11th, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Nov 11(ANI): The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has banned publication and sale of a book written by Al-Qaeda leader Ayman Al-Zawahiri in the province.According to the Daily Times, the book is ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

LA PD arrests 88 people during vice raid on prostitution in hostess bar


November 10th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 10 (ANI): Officers of the Los Angeles Police Department have arrested 81 women and seven men during a vice raid at a hostess bar.Police arrived at Club 907, a hostess ... Read more...

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