more than seven decades

WWII bombing victims in China sue Japan


September 10th, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 10 (IANS) Survivors of a series of bombings on a city in southwest China during World War II are seeking compensation from the Japanese government, more than seven ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Achala Sachdev passes away


April 30th, 2012 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, April 30 (IANS) Bollywood's quintessential on-screen mother Achala Sachdev, bed ridden for the last six months, has passed away in a hospital here, her physician said Monday. She ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

CIF shifted after clashes with EFR (Lead)


March 2nd, 2012 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 2 (IANS) Counter Insurgency Force (CIF) personnel were Friday removed from an Eastern Frontier Rifles (EFR) camp in West Bengal to ease tensions between their warring personnel.The CIF ... Read more...

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CIF shifted following clashes with EFR


March 2nd, 2012 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata (West Bengal), March 2 (IANS) Counter Insurgency Force (CIF) personnel were Friday removed from an Eastern Frontier Rifles (EFR) camp in West Bengal to ease tensions between their warring ... Read more...

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Bhupen Hazarika - master balladeer who touched millions of hearts (Obituary)


November 5th, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Nov 5 (IANS) Music lovers would have been denied the magic of Bhupen Hazarika's hauntingly powerful voice in songs like "Dil hoom hoom kare" and "Ganga behti ho ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

DC comics all set to impart a new look to Superman


October 26th, 2010 - 1:08 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, Oct 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Superman that has been known for the past seventy years is set to change. In fact the new superhero is cast in his twenties.The ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

95-year-old woman is a high school graduate finally


May 26th, 2010 - 9:22 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Falkville, May 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A 95 year old woman was finally able to complete her life long dream of being a high school graduate. Earlene Harvey Morris graduated with 47 other ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Actress Sophia Loren Fuels Speculations About Her Age


January 18th, 2010 - 8:50 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Italian actress Sophia Loren created quite a buzz on Sunday night when she appeared in the 67th Annual Golden Globes award. The 75 year old actress ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Science and technology can tackle economic, social challenges: PM


January 10th, 2009 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 10 (ANI): Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh today said that there is a close interconnect between scientific, progressive and secular values.He was convinced of the necessity of ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Nepal king’s 90-yr-old concubine in royal distress


August 13th, 2008 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Aug 13 (IANS) A 90-year-old royal concubine, who is one of the few survivors of Nepal's omnipotent monarchist past, is in sore distress as the new Himalayan republic seeks ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

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