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A children’s book that sheds light on Gandhi


October 2nd, 2011 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) "Gandhi - The Path to Greatness", a short biography that promises to enlighten kids about Mahatma Gandhi in a "matter of minutes" with its ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

No malice towards rioters: Indian-origin shop-owner


August 13th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 13 (IANS) An Indian-origin shopkeeper in London, who lost 200,000 pounds in riots earlier this week, says he bears no ill will towards the looters who "swept in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Spying on kids’ online activities is waste of time


August 7th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 7 (IANS) Parents who try to keep track of their kid's online activities seem to be just wasting their time. "If you feel that you have to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Kate Middleton’s ‘Shola’ dress sells out


May 26th, 2011 - 2:07 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, May 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The new Duchess of Cambridge is the fashion diva to look out for. Kate Middleton recently met the Obamas dressed in a nude, fitted Reiss dress that ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Blood chip diagnoses diseases within minutes


March 20th, 2011 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 20 (IANS) A self-powered, low-cost chip can test blood samples and diagnose diseases like tuberculosis and HIV within minutes, scientists say. The device has been developed by researchers ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

How tobacco plants could sniff out potential terrorists


February 3rd, 2011 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 3 (ANI): It seems like even the luscious green flora at shopping malls and airports will be keeping a tab on terrorists in the future - thanks to some genetic ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

WWE Final Raw Episode of 2010


December 28th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Dec 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) How would the Raw superstars go into the new year? And how did they leave the old one? As Raw’s last episode of 2010 aired last night, live ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Stockholm suicide bomber was ‘minutes away from something catastrophic’


December 15th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 15(ANI): The Stockholm suicide bombings suspect, Taimour al-Abdaly, missed causing a massive catastrophe by a matter of minutes, Sweden's Foreign Minister Carl Bildt has said.Bildt, in an interview with the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Husband, father-in-law arrested over Asian woman’s death in England


November 19th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 19(ANI): A 27-year-old Asian woman's husband and father-in-law have been arrested on suspicion of her murder in Sussex, England.The victim died on the back seat of her Volkswagen Passat ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Gene that helps fish ‘disappear’ discovered


October 30th, 2010 - 11:56 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 30 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a new member of a gene family that has powerful influences on pigmentation and the regulation of body weight.The new gene, called agrp2, has been ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Sears Website Adopts The Zombie Theme


October 28th, 2010 - 7:02 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 28, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The Sears online shopping website is well known for having the widest range of home appliances electronics and fashion products. This one stop shop ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Katy Perry’s engagement ring story revealed


October 24th, 2010 - 3:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 24 (ANI): Jewellery designer Hanut Singh has revealed how he helped Russell Brand find the perfect gem for Katy Perry."The whole ring thing happened many months ago, when Russell ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Seagate 1.5TB GoFlex Portable Drive


September 24th, 2010 - 9:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 24, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Gone are the days when people used to store their movie and music collection in DVD's nowadays smart users prefer to buy hard disks to serve that ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Remote Tangier Island Becomes Famous


September 19th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A remote tangier island has become popular after being televised on national television. It was featured in a series of ESPN3 commercials where the people were ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Spacewalking Superhero Wows Astronauts!


May 19th, 2010 - 10:39 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An astronaut spacewalked his way into superhero-dom when he managed to free a cable for the inspection boom of the space shuttle Atlantis, which had become snagged. He ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Emile Heskey’s fiancée recounts burglary horror


May 9th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 9 (ANI): Football star Emile Heskey's fiancée has finally spoken about her harrowing ordeal where she was held at knife-point by burglars looking for her diamond-studded engagement ring.Twenty-seven year old ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Researchers to embark on most ambitious tornado study ever


May 1st, 2010 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 1 (ANI): An international team of researchers are preparing to embark on what has been described as the most ambitious tornado study in history.The study, which is being conducted in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Jack Tweed, pal found not guilty of rape


April 27th, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 27 (ANI): A jury gave clean chit to Jack Tweed after he was accused of raping a girl in September last year.Jury took less than 20 minutes to clear him ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Assam government to support storm-affected


April 15th, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, April 15 (IANS) A day after a devastating thunderstorm killed four people and damaged up to 500 houses in Assam, the state government Thursday pledged all support to those affected. "We ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

More powerful arms needed to fight 26/11 style attack: British cop


April 15th, 2010 - 12:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 15 (IANS) Police have to be armed with more powerful weapons to battle a Mumbai-inspired terror strike in Britain, said a senior Scotland Yard official. "It's going to mean heavy ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

When Versace went shopping sunglasses


March 31st, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
New York, March 31 (IANS) Designer Donatella Versace blew about $5,000 during a 10-minute shopping spree in New York. The style guru wowed shop assistants in New York's Meatpacking District earlier this week ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Target Sells Out Liberty Of London


March 14th, 2010 - 8:12 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey New York, Mar 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The well known British accessory and lifestyle brand, Liberty of London, has hit stores in New York. The store has been set up near ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Carnival festivities turn violent in Brazil’s biggest city


February 18th, 2010 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo, Feb 18 (IANS/EFE) The party thrown by the members of the Rosas de Ouro samba school to celebrate winning the top award at Sao Paulo's Carnival competition ended early after ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Uttar Pradesh assembly rushes budget, adjourned sine die


February 16th, 2010 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 16 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh assembly was Tuesday adjourned sine die after a brief winter session that commenced Jan 21. The Mayawati government's intention to bring the session to a close ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Nani attributes his rebirth to Fergie


January 30th, 2010 - 3:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan. 30 (ANI): Manchester United winger Nani has attributed his dramatic turnabout in form to a heart-to-heart talk with Old Trafford boss Alex Ferguson."Week by week the coach has ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Gecko-inspired dry printing of nanotube patterns to revolutionize microelectronics


January 26th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 26 (ANI): Inspired by how a gecko sticks to the smoothest of surfaces via strong van der Waals force between its millions of hairs, researchers at Rice University have come ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘SBK’ arrival triggers rumours of SRK sighting in Goa!


November 30th, 2009 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 30 (IANS) Don't believe in rumours - it is wisely said. Hours before Sir Ben Kingsley was to arrive in Panaji for the 40th edition of the International Film ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Nani accuses Ferguson of mismanaging his career


November 12th, 2009 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 12 (ANI): Portuguese ace footballer Nani faces the wrath of Manchester United boss Alex Ferguson after accusing him of mismanaging his career.In an interview, the Portugal winger claims ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

‘One-stop’ breast cancer test can drastically shorten treatment process


October 31st, 2009 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 31 (ANI): A new "one-step" breast cancer test can significantly cut the treatment process for women with the disease.Patients having breast cancer surgery will be given the 30-minute breast lymph ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Taylor Swift’s “Fearless” Tour Tickets Witness Complete Sell Out In Minutes


October 24th, 2009 - 7:33 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Oct. 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Taylor Swift's "Fearless 2010" tour that is supposed to begin next year is in news from now itself. The concert has already acquired a certain tantalizing ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Substance abuse diagnostic test ‘predicts high-risk sexual behavior in teens’


October 17th, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 17 (ANI): CRAFFT, the diagnostic test developed and currently being employed at Children's Hospital Boston, allows to accurately screen teens for high risk drug and alcohol use in a matter ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New computing tool may help scientists create tastier and longer lasting tomatoes


September 23rd, 2009 - 3:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 23 (ANI): Scientists have developed a new computing tool that could help scientists predict how plants will react to different environmental conditions in order to create better crops, such as ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Jewish youth group sets new world record for custard pie fight


August 14th, 2009 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 14 (ANI): A new world record has been set for the largest custard pie fight, with 253 people gathering to throw 648 pies in a matter of minutes.The event, in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Neda Agha Sultan Video Still All Over Net


June 23rd, 2009 - 10:02 pm ICT by GD
The Neda Agha Sultan tragedy is still not getting wiped off the minds of people. Netizens have cried in anger against the atrocities that people are facing in the turbulent situation ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Zee TV Synopsis for the coming week (25th to 28 may 2009)


May 23rd, 2009 - 1:21 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya Hi KijoEveryone in the haveli wants to know what happened between Lali and Shekhar. Sumitra knows that Shekhar had walked out of Lali's room in a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

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