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Weapon used to shoot Indian fishermen still on ship

February 21st, 2012 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Feb 21 (IANS) The weapon that two Italian ship officials used to shoot dead two Indian fishermen off the Kerala coast is still on the vessel, say police who ... Read more...

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Election Commission eases restrictions

April 18th, 2011 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 18 (IANS) With voting in the assembly elections over in Tamil Nadu, Assam, Kerala and Puducherry, the Election Commission has eased some of the restrictions laid down in ... Read more...

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Secret behind polar animals’ antifreeze mechanism revealed

April 18th, 2011 - 11:24 am ICT by ANI
London, April 18 (ANI): For the first time, scientists have discovered how 'antifreeze' in polar animals' blood keeps them alive in subzero conditions.To survive in frigid polar regions, several cold-blooded species ... Read more...

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Handcuffed and Helpless Neil and Manoj Shown The Way By Mugdha

October 29th, 2009 - 5:27 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Subhash K JhaOn Tuesday evening when Neil Nitin Mukesh, Manoj Bajpai and Madhur Bhandarkar walked the ramp for designer Renu Tandon in Delhi dressed as jailbirds, along with Mudga Godse, ... Read more...

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US Fritzl wrote sick fantasy sex lyrics during jail stint

August 31st, 2009 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 31 (ANI): 'American Fritzl' Phillip Garrido wrote song lyrics describing his vile sex fantasies during his stint in jail.Garrido penned the songs after being jailed for four months in April ... Read more...

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‘Tired’ Alex Reid feels he’s Katie Price’s “sex slave”

August 13th, 2009 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 13 (ANI): Kate Price's lover Alex Reid has reportedly told friends that he feels under the thumb, and is exhausted after marathon romps with the British celebrity.According to reports, the ... Read more...

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Arbaaz-Malaika’s nanny shocker in London

July 29th, 2009 - 6:43 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Arbaaz Khan and Malaika had recently visited London for holidays along with their son Arhaan. They had also taken along their son's nanny Jackin Fernandes, who had been working them for ... Read more...

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Will.i.am, Jacko’s secret dance music album

June 30th, 2009 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 30 (ANI): Rapper William J. Adams a.k.a. Will.i.am has in an exclusive interview revealed about the secret dance album he and late singer Michael Jackson had been working on ... Read more...

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EVMs containing fate of Delhi politicians stored in sealed rooms

May 11th, 2009 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) Now that the balloting process is over in Delhi, the electronic voting machines (EVM) have been stored in "strong rooms" that have been sealed under strict supervision. "The ... Read more...

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Walcott wants to be as scary as Ronaldo

April 29th, 2009 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 29 (ANI): Arsenal striker Theo Walcott has one simple aim as he goes head to head with Cristiano Ronaldo.Winger Walcott knows Arsenal's chances of reaching next month's Champions ... Read more...

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Becks, Posh turn UK mansion into fortress to avoid theft

January 26th, 2009 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 26 (ANI): Ace footballer David Beckham, 33, and his wife Victoria, 34, have turned their UK mansion into a fortress to avoid any theft of their valuables. According to ... Read more...

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170-yr-old sycamore tree that inspired Sherlock Holmes tales succumbs to disease

January 14th, 2009 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 14 (ANI): A sycamore that stood in the garden where the young Arthur Conan Doyle was inspired to write his first stories has been cut down because of disease.As ... Read more...

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UK cop loses terror file data stick

September 13th, 2008 - 4:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.13 (ANI): A TRAFFIC cop has lost a computer memory stick containing top-secret information on ruthless Muslim terrorists. The Sun reports that the memory stick contains details of every deadly ... Read more...

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German Kafka scholars slam Brit writer over porn claims

August 15th, 2008 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 15 (ANI): A British academic''s claims that writer Franz Kafka had a penchant for hard porn has outraged German scholars. Furious German academics were reacting to James Hawes claims ... Read more...

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Mapping anatomy of membrane proteins may lead to new therapies

July 15th, 2008 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington , July 15 (ANI): By mapping the anatomy of a membrane protein for the first time in Australia , researchers at Sydney ''s Centenary Institute have taken a major step ... Read more...

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Novel genetic tool to be used to purify drinking water

June 4th, 2008 - 3:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 4 (ANI): Medical researchers have developed a new approach to remove harmful microbes and viruses from drinking water, using a genetic tool.Developed by engineers from Duke University, the relatively ... Read more...

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Genetics can help ensure safe drinking water: Study

June 4th, 2008 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 4 (IANS) A genetic tool could come in handy in freeing drinking water of harmful microbes and viruses, especially in the Third World, a new study has found. For example, ... Read more...

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My cruelty killed first wife: V.S. Naipaul

March 21st, 2008 - 7:53 pm ICT by admin
London, March 21 (IANS) Nobel Prize-winning writer Sir V.S. Naipaul says the mental cruelty he inflicted on his first wife may have contributed to her death, according to a new biography quoted ... Read more...

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V. S. Naipaul admits his cruelty might have killed his first wife

March 21st, 2008 - 1:46 pm ICT by admin
London, March 21 (ANI): Noble laureate and Booker Prize winner V. S. Naipaul's new biography contains his own admission that the mental cruelty he meted out to his first wife Patricia ... Read more...

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Unique locks on microchips could help to reduce hardware piracy

March 6th, 2008 - 3:17 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 6 (ANI): Computer engineers at the University of Michigan and Rice University have devised unique locks on microchips, which could help to substantially reduce hardware piracy.The new technique, called EPIC ... Read more...

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