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PSV sign Dutch forward Narsingh


July 16th, 2012 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Dutch striker Luciano Narsingh has signed a five-year contract with PSV Eindhoven, the football club announced Monday.The 21-year-old Heerenveen forward was included in Bert van ... Read more...

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Britain’s Royal Mail sells off undelivered items


May 16th, 2011 - 9:34 am ICT by IANS
London, May 16 (IANS) Britain's Royal Mail has admitted it sells off around 75,000 undelivered postage items every year and has earned 3.2 million pounds over the past five years ... Read more...

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Kanye West to design scarves


April 6th, 2011 - 1:48 am ICT by IANS
London, April 6 (IANS) Rapper Kanye West is set to launch a collection of scarves inspired by the artwork for his hit album "My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy".The hip-hop ... Read more...

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Indonesian mud volcano ‘likely to continue erupting for another 26 yrs’


February 26th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 26 (ANI): Researchers have estimated that the world's largest mud volcano, which left 13,000 families homeless, is likely to continue erupting for another 26 years.The volcano, in East Java, Indonesia, ... Read more...

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Soon, computers that work 100K times faster than current hard disks


November 16th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 16 (ANI): The day is probably not far when we would see computers equipped with shock-proof memory that work 100,000 times faster and consume less power than current hard disks.Every ... Read more...

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Movie Review: Peepli Live


August 17th, 2010 - 8:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Star cast: Raghubir Yadav, Malaika Shenoy, and Naseeruddin Shah Director: Anusha Rizvi Producer: Aamir Khan Productions, B. Shrinivas Rao Music Director: Mathias Duplessy, Indian Ocean‘Peepli Live’ is a small budget film that has ... Read more...

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Tata Teleservices launches call and tweet service


August 16th, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Tata Teleservices Monday said it has launched a call and tweet service which enables subscribers to update their Twitter status by posting voice tweets from their mobiles ... Read more...

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India scrape past France 4-3 in first hockey Test


July 19th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) India fought their way to a 4-3 victory over France in the first hockey Test at the French National Institute of Sport and Physical Education (INSEP) in ... Read more...

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Soundtrack of upcoming Bollywood film ‘Peepli Live’ launched in Mumbai


July 14th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, July 14 (ANI): The soundtrack of the forthcoming Bollywood film 'Peepli Live' was unveiled with a live performance in Mumbai.The film is produced by Bollywood actor Aamir Khan, and ... Read more...

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Your brain can want something even without your knowing it


June 30th, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 30 (IANS) Motivation doesn't have to be conscious -- your brain can decide how much it wants something without any prompting from your conscious mind. Now a new study shows ... Read more...

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One side of your brain can be more motivated than the other


June 30th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 30 (ANI): When it comes to rewards, one side of your brain can be motivated more than the other, according to a study.Psychologists used to think that motivation was a ... Read more...

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Slide Tackle - World Cup curiosities


June 11th, 2010 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 11 (DPA) The coach of Denmark's national football team, Morten Olsen, is unworried about ear-splitting noise from vuvuzelas - plastic trumpets - popular with South African spectators at World Cup ... Read more...

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Vivid colours of butterflies could help cut bank fraud


May 31st, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 31 (IANS) Scientists have discovered a way of mimicking the stunningly bright and beautiful colours found on the wings of tropical butterflies. The findings could help make bank notes and ... Read more...

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Salil Ankola ordered to vacate flat


April 16th, 2010 - 3:41 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 16, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Cricketer-turned actor Salil Ankola is once again in the news for his alcoholism. After barely managing to hold onto his family Ankola's errant ways has reportedly ... Read more...

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Opportunity knocks in local train!


November 28th, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Following Danny Boyle's footsteps, Mathias Duplessy, the music director of the film, The Falling, has got three kids, who sing in Mumbai local trains for a living, to sing for the ... Read more...

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UAE capital to host book fair in March


November 24th, 2009 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Nov 23 (IANS) This United Arab Emirates (UAE) capital would host an international book fair in March, WAM news agency reported Monday. The Abu Dhabi International Book Fair (ADIBF) would be ... Read more...

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Rufus, Nivedita shine in Indian International regatta


November 6th, 2009 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 6 (IANS) India's Rufus Patrick and Nivedita Ravi Varman clinched the titles in the Optimist class in their respective categories on the concluding day of the Volvo Indian International Regatta ... Read more...

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Ibsen, Sletten in command in Indian International regatta


November 3rd, 2009 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 3 (IANS) The Danish pair of Kristian Kirketep Ibsen and Mathias Sletten consolidated on their early gains and looked certain to win the 12-race 29er event in the Volvo Indian ... Read more...

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Danish pair dominate Volvo India International Regatta


November 2nd, 2009 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 2 (IANS) Denmark's Kirketarp Kristian and Sletten Mathias dominated the opening day when they led in all the three races of the 29er class in the Volvo India International Regatta ... Read more...

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U.S. soldier killed in eastern Afghanistan


August 28th, 2009 - 9:00 pm ICT by BNO News
KABUL (BNO NEWS) -- A U.S. soldier was killed while on patrol in eastern Afghanistan on Friday, officials said.According to the NATO-led ISAF alliance, the vehicle the soldier was travelling in was ... Read more...

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Two U.S. soldiers killed in eastern Afghanistan


August 18th, 2009 - 7:26 pm ICT by admin
KABUL (BNO NEWS) -- Two U.S. soldiers were killed and three others were injured when their convoy was struck by an improvised explosive device in eastern Afghanistan on Tuesday, officials say.U.S. spokeswoman ... Read more...

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Captured US soldier pleads to his countrymen in Taliban video


July 19th, 2009 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, July 19 (DPA) An American soldier, who went missing in eastern Afghanistan late last month, has appeared on a video posted at a website by Taliban, pleading to his countrymen ... Read more...

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Taliban threatens to kill U.S. soldier in Afghanistan


July 17th, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, July 17 (ANI): Taliban commanders delivered an ultimatum to the U.S. military on Thursday to withdraw from south eastern Afghanistan or an American soldier they had captured last week would ... Read more...

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Taliban claims capture of US soldier


July 2nd, 2009 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, July 2 (ANI): A Taliban commander told CBS News Thursday that militants had captured one U.S. soldier and three Afghan nationals in Paktika province, near the Pakistani border.A U.S. ... Read more...

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National Rally Championship 2009 begins in Coimbatore


June 27th, 2009 - 7:15 pm ICT by ANI
Coimbatore, June 27 (ANI): With 60 participants from across the country, the first round of the National Rally Championship 2009 began in Coimbatore on Saturday.National champion Vikram Mathias and winner of Malaysian ... Read more...

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Watching television before bedtime can lead to sleep debt


June 8th, 2009 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 8 (IANS) Television watching may be an important determinant of bedtime and may contribute to sleep debt, according to the latest research. The study included 21,475 people aged 15 or older. ... Read more...

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Chimps too possess human abilities to plan for future danger


March 10th, 2009 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 10 (ANI): Its not only humans who plan for future events, chimpanzees too possess the ability to prepare in advance for any danger or calamity, says a new study.Researchers ... Read more...

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Unique human protein atlas will shed light on deadly diseases


October 18th, 2008 - 3:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 18 (ANI): Atlases will no longer be restricted to continents, seas and mountains, for Swedish scientists are compiling a unique ''atlas'' that pinpoints the location of thousands of individual ... Read more...

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Great apes can plan for the future


June 19th, 2008 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 19 (ANI): Just like humans, apes also have the capabilities of planning for their future, according to a Swedish study. Mathias and Helena Osvath of Lund University Cognitive Science claim ... Read more...

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Mathias, Ghosh make it 1-2 for Red Rooster in Mysore Rally


June 15th, 2008 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mysore, June 15 (IANS)Expectedly, Vikram Mathias and Amittrajit Ghosh delivered a 1-2 finish for Red Rooster Racing team on the concluding day of the Sidvin-Motorsport Association of India (MAI) Rally of Mysore ... Read more...

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Mathias tops time sheets on first day of Mysore rally


June 14th, 2008 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
Mysore, June 13 (IANS) Vikram Mathias of Red Rooster Racing team came up with a spectacular drive in his Mitsubishi Cedia (N+) to top the time sheets in the Spectator Special Stage ... Read more...

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