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Gay cruise ship turned away by Morocco, goes to Spain


July 2nd, 2012 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
Malaga (Spain), July 2 (IANS/EFE) The cruise ship Nieuw Amsterdam, on its present voyage catering to a gay clientele, docked Sunday in the southern Spanish port of Malaga after Moroccan ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Blast injures two in Assam (Lead)


February 28th, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Feb 28 (IANS) At least two people were injured when suspected militants triggered a blast in the Ganeshguri area of Assam's main city of Guwahati Tuesday evening, police said."It ... Read more...

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‘Dance India Dance’ team conducts flash mobs in capital


December 24th, 2011 - 2:36 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) What better than a flash mob to create a buzz for a dance reality show? That's just what the marketing team of Zee TV "Dance ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

US lists Delhi’s Nehru Place among 30 ‘notorious markets’


December 21st, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 21 (IANS) Nehru Place market in New Delhi has been listed by the United States among 30 notorious markets that are reportedly engaged in piracy and counterfeiting and ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Yahoo!, Microsoft and AOL create ad partnership


November 10th, 2011 - 12:15 am ICT by BNO News
REDMOND, WASHINGTON (BNO NEWS) -- Recognizing Google's dominant presence in the Internet market, Yahoo!, Microsoft Corp. and AOL on Wednesday announced joint advertisement agreements to boost the process of buying and selling ... Read more...

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Pakistanis gear up for Independence Day


August 13th, 2011 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 13 (IANS) Notwithstanding the unending terror attacks and sectarian violence across their country, Pakistanis are eagerly waiting to celebrate independence day Sunday.Shops and marketplaces were Saturday bustling ... Read more...

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Indian trader’s killing causes uproar in Nepal (Lead)


April 11th, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 11 (IANS) An Indian trader was shot dead in the latest incident in a series of gun attacks in Nepal's capital, prompting businessmen to stage protests here Monday.Anjani ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Where do Goans go for holidays? (Letter from Goa)


March 30th, 2011 - 11:52 am ICT by IANS
Cavelossim (Goa), March 30 (IANS) Goa is not a place. It is a state of mind. It is an unshakeable belief in the power of sun, sand and scotch to ... Read more...

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Pigs terrorising people in Africa’s Kalahari desert


January 25th, 2011 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, Jan 25 (IANS) Pigs are reportedly creating havoc and "terrorising" people in Africa's Kalahari desert. They are roaming the streets, disturbing road traffic and are all over the marketplaces.In Botswana's Tsabong ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

14-yr-old US boy’s video game iPhone app downloaded 2mn times


January 19th, 2011 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 19 (ANI): An iPhone app video game created by a 14-year-old US boy is taking the world by storm.More than 2 million iPhone users have downloaded 'Bubble Ball', a simple ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

US Homeland Security shuts down websites trafficking counterfeit goods


December 21st, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 21(ANI): U.S. Department of Homeland Security has shut down over 80 websites, which it alleges have been trafficking in counterfeit goods.Attorney General Eric Holder said that the bogus merchandise, including ... Read more...

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US shuts down 80 websites for selling fake goods


December 21st, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 21 (IANS) Over 80 websites have been shut by US officials after it was found they were dealing in counterfeit goods.The Department of Homeland Security has seized over 80 domain ... Read more...

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Brits warned not to visit tourist sites during Delhi CWG over terror attack threat


September 26th, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 26(ANI): British athletes and business leaders planning to attend the Delhi Commonwealth Games have been warned to expect terrorist attacks on tourist sites and public spaces across India.According to The ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Unrest brings dip in Kashmir’s pickle business


August 20th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by ANI
By Parvez ButtSrinagar, Aug 20 (ANI): The prevailing unrest in Jammu and Kashmir has marred festivities in the Kashmir Valley as pickle traders are incurring losses, even during the auspicious month of ... Read more...

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The Recall Of Pet Food Expanded In America


August 3rd, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 3, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Procter & Gamble Co. (P&G), in the previous week, had to announce a recall of some products of their dry pet food assortment. P&G after ... Read more...

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Terrorist attacks not retaliation against US drone strikes, says MQM chief


July 7th, 2010 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, July 7(ANI): The Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain has said that the recent terrorist attacks were not a reaction to the drone attacks in the country.Hussain also said ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pesticides In Foodstuffs Linked To ADHD In Kids


May 18th, 2010 - 9:30 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 18, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Latest investigation has emphasized that contact with enormous levels of organophosphate pesticides could increase the probability of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in kids. Organophosphate pesticides are ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

GM In The Black; Must Still Reimburse American Federal Assistance Though


May 18th, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 18, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): General Motors (GM) is in the money. This is a wonderful piece of information for General Motors Co. It articulated on Monday that it had ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Shutdown in Siliguri against separate state demand


May 14th, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by ANI
Siliguri (West Bengal), May 14 (ANI): A regional non-political group, Bangla O Bangla Bhasha Bachao Committee, called for a 24-hour shutdown in West Bengal's Siliguri District on Friday to protest the Gorkha ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Nepal Maoists general strike enters second day


May 3rd, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, May 3 (ANI): The second day of general strike called by the Unified CPN (Maoist) as part of its fourth phase agitation against the government has further crippled normal life across ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

The Spanish Police Detain A Robber Of Viagra


April 2nd, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 2, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Spanish police personnel have voiced that they have apprehended a male robber. He was suspected of being involved in the thievery of 10 pharmacies at ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Mountain Dew offers fans chance to play against Kings XI


March 4th, 2010 - 2:04 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 4 (IANS) In the wake of the upcoming third edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), softdrink brand Mountain Dew Wednesday announced a campaign offering an opportunity to its ... Read more...

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Devotees take out a procession to mark birth centenary of Guru Ravidas


January 31st, 2010 - 3:40 pm ICT by ANI
Varanasi, Jan 31 (ANI): Devotees took out a procession to mark the 633rd birth anniversary of Guru Ravidas, a mystic saint, who preached social unity and equality at his birth place in ... Read more...

Posted in National |

US to support Pak in war against Al-Qaeda and Taliban


December 14th, 2009 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec. 14 (ANI): US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has said that the America has decided to support Pakistan in a "new and vigorous way" on the appeal of the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Security alert in Assam fearing ULFA backlash


December 4th, 2009 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Dec 4 (IANS) A security alert has been sounded in Assam fearing a possible backlash by militants of the outlawed United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA). The group is opposed to ... Read more...

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Karva Chauth continues to captivate Indian women (Lead)


October 7th, 2009 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) A day when married Hindu women fast till sundown to pray for their husbands' long life and prosperity, Karva Chauth is a much awaited festival in North ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Day after blasts, Peshawar mourns its dead and wounded


May 29th, 2009 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
Peshawar, May 29 (IANS) A day after twin blasts killed at least seven people here, this capital of Pakistan's troubled North West Frontier Province (NWFP) was Friday slowly coming to ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

After Swat, Taliban intends to spread influence over rest of Pakistan: CSM


April 16th, 2009 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Apr 16 (ANI): Pakistan Taliban, which has gained a foothold in Swat, intends to spread its influence more broadly across Pakistan - and may face little resistance in some areasAfter ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Internet fraudsters selling financial identities for 80 pounds in UK


November 17th, 2008 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 17 (ANI): Internet crooks are selling complete financial identities for just 80 pounds in Britain, according to an online safety group.The Get Safe Online group, which is backed ... Read more...

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Fear, darkness envelop lively Delhi market


September 14th, 2008 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) On any other weekend, the posh M-Block market in south Delhi's Greater Kailash I is alive with people late into the night. This weekend however, things were ... Read more...

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18 injured in serial blasts in Assam


March 8th, 2008 - 5:38 pm ICT by admin
Guwahati, March 8 (IANS) At least 18 people were injured, two of them critically, in two separate explosions in crowded marketplaces in Assam Saturday, officials said. A police spokesman said a powerful ... Read more...

Posted in World |

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