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Court demands criminal action in school girl’s death case (Lead)


July 27th, 2012 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 27 (IANS) The Madras High Court Friday asked the Tamil Nadu government to take criminal and civil action against those responsible for the death of a six-year-old girl ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

M.A. Yusuf Ali resigns from Air India board


July 21st, 2012 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 21 (IANS) M.A. Yusuf Ali, an industrialist from the Middle East, has resigned from the Air India board.Speaking to reporters Saturday, Ali said that in the past two ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Atom’s shadow clicked for first time


July 4th, 2012 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 4 (IANS) Scientists have been able to click the shadow of a single atom for the very first time -- an unprecedented feat crowning efforts lasting more than ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Spanish soccer coach is dead


June 8th, 2012 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Villarreal (Spain), June 8 (IANS/EFE) Veteran Spanish soccer coach Manuel Preciado died of a heart attack one day after agreeing to take the reins at Villarreal CF. He was 54.Police ... Read more...

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Former Sri Lankan army chief to be tried for mutiny


June 7th, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, June 7 (IANS) Former Sri Lankan army chief Sarath Fonseka, who was released from jail a few weeks ago, and his personal assistant will be tried for harbouring army ... Read more...

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Court allows 15 rescued sex workers to leave reform home


April 13th, 2012 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday allowed the release of 15 sex workers, hailing from Andhra Pradesh, from a reform home here after they were rescued ... Read more...

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Will delay in poverty survey affect food security bill?


April 10th, 2012 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) Expressing concern over delays in the poverty census, a member of the Sonia Gandhi-led National Advisory Council (NAC) has asked the government if it ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Top Chinese football referee Lu Jun jailed


February 16th, 2012 - 9:57 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beijing, Feb 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A top Chinese referee has been jailed for more than five years to taking bribes. Lu Jun is seen as the face of Chinese refereeing after officiating ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Hello! Delhi Police women’s helpline gets lewd, abusive calls


February 13th, 2012 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) "Are you single or married?", "What's your phone number, sweetie", "Main tumse shadi karna chahta hoon"... are some of the pesky calls that female cops ... Read more...

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Lack of judges, adjournments delaying justice: Experts


December 19th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) The Supreme Court's desire to know how a railway minister's assassination case has dragged on for 37 years has again brought into sharp focus delays ... Read more...

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Today is John Lennon’s death anniversary


December 8th, 2011 - 11:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Dec 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Today marks the 31st anniversary of the death of Beatles’ founder John Lennon. The singer was shot and killed at the entrance of his house on ... Read more...

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To avoid abduction, Israeli troops to carry tear gas


November 24th, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Nov 24 (IANS) The Israeli military plans to issue tear gas dispensers to all its non-combat personnel as part of efforts to prevent them from being abducted by militants.The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Mars Rover Friday abroad Atlas Rocket


November 21st, 2011 - 8:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Nov 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Space rover Spirit’s fascinating journey on Mars have been documented and released in a special video. Nearly 3,500 images are involved in the project which rolls ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Naveen Patnaik protecting the corrupt: Anti-graft group


November 3rd, 2011 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Nov 3 (IANS) Corruption watchdog Transparency International India Thursday accused Orissa Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik of protecting the corrupt and not acting against tainted officials despite a public outcry.The ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Activists’ imprint on whistle-blower protection act?


August 11th, 2011 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) Even as the government and Team Anna spar over the Lokpal bill, the parliamentary panel looking into the whistle-blower protection bill has given a report ... Read more...

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Father seeks justice for son’s death


August 5th, 2011 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 5 (IANS) A 57-year-old man has been running from pillar to post for more than five years in West Bengal, seeking justice for the death of his ... Read more...

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An iconic Communist figure of Tripura dies


June 7th, 2011 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, June 7 (IANS) Baidyanath Majumder, an iconic Communist father figure of Tripura, died here early Tuesday. He was 88.His death was condoled by politicians cutting across party lines.The last ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

US urges Green Card holders to become citizens


May 27th, 2011 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 27 (IANS/EFE) US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has launched a campaign emphasising the benefits of being a US citizen with the goal of convincing more than ... Read more...

Posted in World |

`Pakistan stands to gain from Osama’s death’


May 13th, 2011 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 13 (IANS) Pakistan "stands to gain" from the death of Osama bin Laden and an early withdrawal of US-led NATO forces will only help Islamabad realise its ... Read more...

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Reducing time to diagnosis of ovarian cancer may not improve outcome


May 4th, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 4 (ANI): A new study has found that once women with ovarian cancer have experienced symptoms, reducing time to diagnosis does not improve outcomes.The study by the Queensland Institute of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Registrar of societies fined Rs.10,000


April 24th, 2011 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) The Delhi High Court has fined the Registrar of Cooperative Societies (RCS) Rs.10,000 for the delay in verifying documents related to the members of a ... Read more...

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Ex-Israel president sent to jail for seven years for rape


March 22nd, 2011 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
Tel Aviv (Israel), Mar. 22 (ANI): Former Israeli president Moshe Katsav has been sent to jail for seven years and two years probation for rape and sexual harassment.Tel Aviv District Court Judges ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Mental patient chained to tree for over five years


March 4th, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, March 4 (IANS) Unable to pay for her treatment and getting no assistance from the government, the family of a mentally-ill woman in Rajasthan's Karauli district has kept her ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Zimbabwe to play three Tests at home after five years


February 24th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb 24 (ANI): Zimbabwe will play their first Test matches in more than five years in one-off home games against Bangladesh, Pakistan and New Zealand this year.Australia and South Africa have ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Long-term use of osteoporosis drugs raises risk of fractures


February 23rd, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 23 (ANI): A new study has revealed that women who take commonly prescribed drugs for osteoporosis known as bisphosphonates for five years or more may be at higher risk of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Small screen’s controversy queens


February 21st, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Controversy queens Veena Malik and Rakhi Sawant have been the talk of the town ever since they came together for a cricket-based show on India TV. ... Read more...

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Oz batting collapse shows team still searching for ‘Rock’ Hussey’s replacement


February 14th, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 14 (ANI): Australia must find a middle-order batsman to replace Michael Hussey, with the impact of his absence more than evident during the Australian team's dramatic batting collapse in their ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Kiran Rao Does Not Like To Change Her Surname To Khan!


January 28th, 2011 - 4:06 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The wives of most of the Bollywood stars have been seen changing their surnames following their marriage. It includes many renowned heroines like Aishwarya Rai, who added the surname of Bachchans. ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Shedding clothes is a public demand: Tanushree Dutta


January 2nd, 2011 - 9:42 am ICT by IANS
By Pradipta Tapadar Kolkata, Jan 2 (IANS) Bollywood bombshell Tanushree Dutta feels that actresses are asked to shed inhibitions in front of the camera mainly to cater to the public demand and not ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Ex-Guantanamo inmate says Assange will never receive a fair trial in US


December 15th, 2010 - 7:17 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 15(ANI): Former Guantanamo Bay inmate, David Hicks, has come out in support of Wikileaks' founder Julian Assange, saying that he feared for Assange's safety should he end up in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

1 in 5 Brits wear their undies at least 250 times before buying new ones!


December 2nd, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 2 (ANI): Talk about dirty secrets - a new UK survey has revealed that one in five people admit to wearing their pants 250 times or more before buying new ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Brit women spend over 5 years of their lives shopping!


November 27th, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 27 (ANI): Retail therapy has always been a popular pastime among women, and now a new study has revealed that British women spend more than five years of their lives ... Read more...

Posted in World |

4 out of 5 so-called Brit Neets are ‘fit to work but choose to claim benefits’


November 24th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 24 (ANI): A survey has found that four out of five Neets, youngsters in Britain, who are not in education, employment or training, are capable of working but claim benefits ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Shane Bond unlikely to reconcile with dad following infidelity charge


November 15th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland (New Zealand), Nov. 15 (ANI): Former New Zealand fast bowler Shane Bond has acknowledged his father John's support, but doubts they will reconcile.John has revealed the cause of a bitter ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Vijayalakshmi Makes A Comeback In Kollywood


November 9th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 9, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The Kollywood big screen had missed actress Vijayalakshmi for quite some time. However, the girl is now back with a bang. With several projects in hand, ... Read more...

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