Olympics athletics: Indian discus thrower Vikas finishes eighth

August 8th, 2012 - 3:19 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 8 (IANS) Indian discus thrower Vikas Gowda finished eighth while the gold was clinched by German Robert Harting and the silver went to Iranian Ehsan Hadadi in the ... Read more...

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Athlete barred from Olympics after marrying foreigner

April 5th, 2012 - 8:06 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A leading pentathlete, ranked 19th in the world and who represented Lithuania at the 2008 Beijing Olympics but received Russian citizenship in 2011 after marrying ... Read more...

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Lithuanian Mrs. Universe Pageant Organizer Sued By Miss Universe Organization L.P.

August 25th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Vilnius, Lithuania, Aug 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) "Miss Universe" title is a trademark that is owned by entrepreneur Donald Trump and NBC Universal and the duo would not in anyway allow ... Read more...

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Zydrunas Ilgauskas To Join Miami Heats

July 14th, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey July 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) LeBron James would not feel lonely in his new team Miami Heats as he would be with some old pals. The new player to join the ... Read more...

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Daniel Tammet Featured In ABC 20/20 “SuperHumans”

June 2nd, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri New York, June 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) ABC "20/20" episode "Super Humans" recently featured Daniel Paul Tammet on the show as a gifted individual who has extraordinary capabilities to solve high ... Read more...

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Windows 7 pricing announced

June 26th, 2009 - 3:35 am ICT by John Le Fevre
Microsoft, the world's largest software company, has announced pricing for Windows 7, the long awaited replacement for the much disliked Windows Vista operating system.Starting Friday consumers can pre-order Windows 7 for the ... Read more...

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Brit Queen’s Asian chauffeur breaches her security

May 24th, 2009 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 24 (ANI): Britain's Queen Elizabeth could have been at the mercy of terrorists recently because of a security breach at Buckinhgam Palace.According to a News of The World report, two ... Read more...

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US signs visa waiver deals with Slovakia, Hungary and Lithuania

March 18th, 2008 - 5:22 am ICT by admin
DPA Washington, March 18 (DPA) The US has signed visa waiver agreements with Slovakia, Hungary and Lithuania, a move that has upset the European Union because of the bilateral nature of the agreements. ... Read more...

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