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Governor unwell, Chandy takes R-Day parade salute


January 26th, 2012 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 26 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy got the rare opportunity to take the Republic Day parade salute here Thursday, as Governor M.O.H. Farook was on medical leave.H.R. ... Read more...

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Argentine president recovering after cancer surgery


January 6th, 2012 - 5:06 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Jan 6 (IANS/EFE) An operation to remove a cancerous tumour from Argentine President Cristina Fernandez's thyroid gland has been completed "without problems or complications", the government said.The 58-year-old ... Read more...

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Argentine ruling party seeks blood donors for president


January 1st, 2012 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Jan 1 (IANS/EFE) The youth wing of the ruling Peronist Party in Argentina has asked the people to donate blood for the surgery of cancer-stricken President Cristina Fernandez.The ... Read more...

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Argentine president to undergo surgery for thyroid cancer


December 28th, 2011 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Dec 28 (IANS) Argentine President Cristina Fernandez will undergo surgery for thyroid cancer, her spokesman said.Fernandez, 58, who two weeks ago began her second term after winning ... Read more...

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UN chief pays tribute to Jobs


October 7th, 2011 - 6:44 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Oct 7 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki- moon Thursday paid tribute to Apple co-founder Steve Jobs who died from pancreatic cancer, saying he was a "truly global force".In ... Read more...

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Apple CEO Steve Jobs resigns due to health problems


August 25th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by BNO News
CUPERTINO, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Steve Jobs on Wednesday resigned as Apple's Chief Executive Officer (CEO), saying he is no longer able to serve. It marks the end of a storied career."I ... Read more...

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Tech legend Steve Jobs quits as Apple CEO


August 25th, 2011 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 25 (IANS) Amid a long battle against illness, technical legend Steve Jobs has resigned as CEO of Apple, but will stay on as chairman of the iconic computer ... Read more...

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Steve Jobs makes surprise appearance to unveil iPad2


March 3rd, 2011 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, March 3 (IANS) Apple CEO Steve Jobs returned from his medical leave to to unveil the next-generation iPad. The new iPad is thinner than an iPhone 4, ... Read more...

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People speculate that Steve Jobs may have just six weeks to live


February 17th, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Feb 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The National Enquirer has reported that Apple’s inspirational leader Steve Jobs may just have ‘six weeks to live’.The newspaper claims that it has exclusive pictures of ... Read more...

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Apple working on less expensive iPhones


February 14th, 2011 - 7:46 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Feb 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Wall Street Journal has reported that Apple Inc is working on a smaller iPhone 4 that would sell about half the price of iPhone 4.Apple’s ... Read more...

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Apple to launch smaller iPhone


February 11th, 2011 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 11 (IANS) Apple is working on new versions of the iPhone that will be cheaper and smaller than the most recent ones, a media report said Friday. The move is ... Read more...

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Achuthanandan should quit over liquor tragedy allegations: Opposition


February 7th, 2011 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 7 (IANS) The Congress-led opposition in Kerala Monday walked out of the assembly after demanding that Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan resign over allegations by his CPI-M colleague that Achuthanandan had ... Read more...

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Chilean miners accuse President Pinera of failing to keep ‘medical care deal’


January 5th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 5 (ANI): Chilean miners, who earned international recognition after surfacing from a gold and copper mine after two months, have reportedly accused the country's President, Sebastian Pinera, of failing to ... Read more...

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Waterbury Priest Arrested for Stealing $1.3 Million For Hotels, Dinners, and Male Escorts


July 7th, 2010 - 3:26 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A priest in the Roman Catholic Church located in Waterbury, Connecticut surrendered to police today (Tuesday) to answer for the charges of embezzlement in a case which involves ... Read more...

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Steve Jobs admits of a liver transplant


September 10th, 2009 - 3:47 pm ICT by ANI
San Francisco, Sep 10(ANI): The Apple chief executive Steve Jobs, making his first public appearance since his return to work in June after six months' medical leave, has admitted of a liver ... Read more...

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Diplomat wanted for killing ex-Bangladesh PM to stay in Malaysia


September 10th, 2009 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 10 (IANS) A former Bangladesh high commissioner to Malaysia, who is wanted for the killings of four top political leaders in Dhaka in 1975, is going to settle ... Read more...

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Ex-spy says former Pak IB chief wanted to file high treason cases against Benazir, two others


August 28th, 2009 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug.28 (ANI): After the recent outbursts of Brigadier (retired) Imtiaz, another officer of Pakistan's intelligence services has revealed that the former IB director-general had planned to register high treason cases ... Read more...

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Apple says Steve Jobs back on job


June 30th, 2009 - 4:24 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, June 30 (DPA) Apple CEO Steve Jobs has returned to the company he founded following a six month medical leave during which he had a liver transplant, the company said ... Read more...

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Over 1 mn iPhone 3GS sold in first three days of debut: Apple


June 23rd, 2009 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, June 23 (Xinhua) Apple Inc Monday announced that it has sold more than one million units of iPhone 3GS in the first three days after the new smartphone went on ... Read more...

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Apple CEO Steve Jobs has had liver transplant during medical leave


June 20th, 2009 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 20 (ANI): Apple Inc. CEO Steve Jobs has reportedly had a liver transplant during his medical leave that started in January this year, and is expected to return to work ... Read more...

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Malay Indian murdered six months after surviving brutal attack


June 2nd, 2009 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Port Klang (Malaysia), June 2 (ANI): Unknown assailants murdered Malay Indian S. Sundarajan, 39, on Monday, six months to the day he lost the use of his left hand when he was ... Read more...

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Pak Elite Force’s female commandos being forced to do men’s jobs


March 27th, 2009 - 4:17 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar. 27 (ANI): Female commandos of Pakistan's Elite Force have alleged that their administrative staff is forcing them to work in place of their male colleagues, who are often on vacation.The ... Read more...

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Khali has a challenger in 18-year-old wrestler


May 8th, 2008 - 9:25 pm ICT by admin
Chandigarh, May 8 (IANS) World Wide Entertainment (WWE) champion wrestler Great Khali has beaten many a champion - but that has not deterred an 18-year-old here who Thursday challenged him to a ... Read more...

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