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Flying to Rome without passport was easy, says boy


July 26th, 2012 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 26 (IANS) An 11-year-old boy who had no passport or boarding pass and flew to Rome alone after walking unchallenged through airport security says "getting on the plane ... Read more...

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Cleanliness freak JLo’s loo woes


June 26th, 2012 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 26 (IANS) Singer Jennifer Lopez reportedly refuses to use an outside toilet unless it is fitted with her own special seat to ensure a germ-free bathroom ... Read more...

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Thailand Open: Saina struggles to get past first round


June 7th, 2012 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) Top seed Saina Nehwal of India edged past local girl Nichaon Jindapon in the first round women's singles of the Thailand Open Grand Prix Gold ... Read more...

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Scorching sun, power outages add to UP’s ’summer misery’


May 22nd, 2012 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 22 (IANS) The gruelling heat wave that started in Uttar Pradesh a week ago shows no sign of abating with the mercury expected to touch 45 degrees Celsius ... Read more...

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Weak current could zap you out of blues


March 9th, 2012 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 9 (IANS) Stimulating the brain with a weak current could be a safe and effective way of zapping you out of the blues, a study reveals.Researchers from the ... Read more...

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British war veteran fined for peeing on war memorial


February 22nd, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 22 (IANS) A veteran of the Royal Air Force (RAF), the aerial warfare service branch of the British military, has been fined 115 pounds ($180) for urinating on ... Read more...

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PIA flight full, so two get seats in loo instead


February 15th, 2012 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 15 (IANS) The plane was full but the toilet wasn't. So, throwing all rules and caution to the wind, a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) captain blithely decided ... Read more...

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Runaway bride awarded for revolting against lack of loo


February 10th, 2012 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) She was a runaway bride, but she won an award of Rs.5 lakh for revolting against the lack of toilet at her in-laws' place.Sulabh International, ... Read more...

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British teachers want toilet-trained pupils


February 8th, 2012 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 8 (IANS) Many teachers in Britain are fretting and frowning to notice how parents are sending their kids to schools even without toilet-training.Teachers have reported a huge rise ... Read more...

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Hiding in loo to escape nagging wives


December 28th, 2011 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 28 (IANS) Which place do you prefer going to once you are irritated at home? Well, when it comes to Britons, half of them admit rushing to toilet ... Read more...

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Nicola retrieves Cheryl’s phone from toilet


December 18th, 2011 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 18 (IANS) Singer Nicola Roberts retreived her Girls Aloud bandmate Cheryl Cole's phone from a toilet during one of her recent trip and says that this is what ... Read more...

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Sunscreen chemical may cause cancer


December 1st, 2011 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Dec 1 (IANS) A metal compound commonly found in consumer products and sunscreens lotions could potentially cause cancer.Zinc oxide is used to absorb harmful ultra violet light. But when ... Read more...

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Kenyan pipeline blast kills more than 60


September 12th, 2011 - 11:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Nairobi, Sept 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Dozens of people have been killed in a pipeline blast in a slum in Kenya. Rescuers have removed at least 61 bodies from the place where the ... Read more...

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Moss loses engagement ring


June 28th, 2011 - 6:39 am ICT by IANS
London, June 28 (IANS) Supermodel Kate Moss lost her engagement ring worth 14,000 pounds while watching fiance Jamie Hince perform at the Glastonbury Festival.Moss, who was watching fiance Jamie Hince ... Read more...

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SRK apologises to ‘Always Kabhi Kabhi’ cast (Movie Snippets)


June 18th, 2011 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has publicly apologised to the young cast of his latest production venture "Always Kabhi Kabhi" as he couldn't make ... Read more...

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Penelope Cruz ‘peed in the sea during ‘Pirates’ shoot’


April 18th, 2011 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 18 (ANI): Spanish actress Penelope Cruz has revealed that she peed in the sea while shooting for 'Pirates Of The Caribbean: On Stranger Tides'.Cruz, 36, was pregnant while on ... Read more...

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Odd to outright bizarre, India goes superstitious for World Cup


April 1st, 2011 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) When that obsessive lover tries to seduce the sporting gods, charm the holy spirits and change the course of destiny to help its team ... Read more...

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Indian origin dentist in UK had sex with patient then trapped her in room


March 15th, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 15 (ANI): An Indian origin dentist is said to have had sex with a patient of his and then forced her stay in a dark room in his house for ... Read more...

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What’s your ‘visitor type’ at Jaipur lit fest


January 24th, 2011 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
By Mohita Nagpal Jaipur, Jan 24 (IANS) The following is a result of some effortless eavesdropping. Here are the nine most common type of visitors you are likely to encounter at the five-day ... Read more...

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Goa gets first air conditioned public toilet


January 8th, 2011 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 8 (IANS) Goa's first air conditioned public toilet was Saturday installed at Chief Minister Digambar Kamat's legislative assembly constituency in Margao, 35 km from here. The toilet was built ... Read more...

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Boeing jet-powered portable loo - when you really have to go!


December 30th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 30 (ANI): Each one of us is familiar with that sense of urgency when you just have to use that bathroom, and despair when you don't have a loo around ... Read more...

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Kitten rescued after being flushed down toilet by callous owner


December 2nd, 2010 - 6:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 2 (ANI): A tiny four-week-old kitten nicknamed Flush is said to have survived after being flushed down a toilet by its callous owner.The kitten was found by engineer Bradley Jackson ... Read more...

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Norway boss orders female staff to wear red bracelets during periods


December 1st, 2010 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 1 (ANI): A look at the "tyrannical" toilet rules in Norwegian companies found one boss asking his female staff to wear red bracelets during their periods.A workers' union report ... Read more...

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How French granny stuck in loo for 3 weeks kept her spirits up


November 26th, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 26 (ANI): An elderly French woman, who was trapped in her windowless bathroom for three weeks, kept herself calm by taking showers and brushing her teeth.The 69-year-old grandmother 's ... Read more...

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French granny rescued after getting stuck in loo for 3 weeks


November 24th, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 24 (ANI): A French pensioner who was locked in her own bathroom for three weeks has been freed by the police.The 69-year-old grandmother survived on tap water, after the lock ... Read more...

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8 in 10 Brits fail to clean their loos every day!


November 19th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 19 (ANI): Britons' dirty secret is out - nearly eight in 10 householders fail to clean the loo every day.A survey - to mark World Toilet Day today - ... Read more...

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Sheen ‘was found naked in restaurant loo with face full of cocaine’


October 30th, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 30 (ANI): 'Good Advice' star Charlie Sheen was discovered naked in a posh restaurant's washroom with cocaine smeared on his face, it has been claimed. The troubled star was ... Read more...

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Aussie boxer was sent home over ‘dropping pants in front of official’ during Delhi CWG


October 17th, 2010 - 11:31 am ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 17 (ANI): An Australian boxer was sent home early from the Commonwealth Games at New Delhi after he allegedly dropped his trousers in front of an official.A senior boxing official ... Read more...

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‘Pay as you wish’ hotel in Austria ‘is a sewer pipe’


October 15th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 15 (ANI): Many hotels would stay clear of a sewer pipe for its view but not The Park Hotel in Ottensheim, Austria, which is built inside giant sewer pipes.Some believe ... Read more...

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Brit man turns phone box into lavatory!


September 4th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 4 (ANI): A 73-year-old pensioner converted a phone booth cubicle in to a loo after he found the abandoned box in Somerset.John Long, retired salesman, from Taunton, Somerset, fitted the ... Read more...

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Now, a toilet to give instant health check!


August 27th, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 27 (ANI): An 'Intelligence Toilet' that provides instant health check up has been developed in Japan.Every time a user answer a call of nature, this high-tech loo analyses their urine, ... Read more...

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The ‘Luv’ Test of Gayatri


August 25th, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 25, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Gayatri Srivastav and Luv Kumar has been in a relationship for 3 and a half years and yet their relationship has faced objection from latter's family ... Read more...

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Leaving the toilet seat up is men’s most annoying habit, say Brit ladies


August 23rd, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 23 (ANI): Finally it's official-men's most annoying habit is leaving the toilet seat up, revealed a recent survey of Brit women..More than half the women surveyed have revealed that failure ... Read more...

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Brit pupils as young as six subject teachers to sexual abuse


August 16th, 2010 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 16 (ANI): Logs kept by local councils in Britain and just released under the Freedom of Information Act have revealed that pupils as young as six have subjected teachers to ... Read more...

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DiCaprio mobbed by fans in a loo


July 25th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 25 (IANS) Hollywood superstar Leonardo DiCaprio was reportedly mobbed by fans in a toilet at a recent football game. The actor was watching the football World Cup quarterfinal game between Brazil ... Read more...

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