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Please dress appropriately, Lord’s ladies told


July 20th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) As India and England tread cautiously for their 100th Test match at Lord's, the women members of the famous Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) have reportedly been ... Read more...

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We don’t need formal relations with Washington: Bhutan PM (Interview)


April 21st, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Thimphu, April 21 (IANS) Jigmi Yoser Thinley, the prime minister of Bhutan, doesn't feel the need for formal relations with the US if the two countries can mutually cooperate without ... Read more...

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My country should have no street protests: Bhutan PM (Interview)


April 18th, 2011 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Thimphu, April 18 (IANS) Bhutan's first democratic Prime Minister Jigmi Y. Thinley, who has completed three years in office, said the primary focus of his government was to evolve a ... Read more...

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New rum ad ‘mocks Scotsmen in kilts’


February 7th, 2011 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 7 (ANI): In a bid to lure local drinkers back to native rum, an international drinks company has stirred controversy between Scotland and Trinidad and Tobago by mocking Scotsmen in ... Read more...

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1.5m Brits ‘would like to be buried with their mobile phones’!


December 2nd, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 2 (ANI): A new survey has found that an estimated 1.5 million Britons would like their mobile phones to be placed inside their coffin.For women, other priorities include a cuddly ... Read more...

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‘Booby trapping’ dresses ‘fair game’ in fiercely fought Miss Universe race


September 7th, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 7 (ANI): Second runner-up at the Miss Universe 2010 pageant, Jesinta Campbell, has revealed that her national dress was sabotaged at the competition.Campbell, 19, said that one of her 82 ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda terror plot in Canada traced back to Pakistan, Iran (Lead)


August 27th, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Aug 27 (IANS) An Al Qaeda-linked plot in Canada, in which the suspects were preparing to carry out the first terror attack in the country, has been traced back ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda terror plot in Canada traced to Pak-Af, Iran


August 27th, 2010 - 10:31 am ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Aug 27 (IANS) An Al-Qaeda-linked terrorist plot in Canada unearthed Wednesday with the arrest two suspects has been traced back to Pakistan, Iran and Dubai even as police arrested ... Read more...

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Johnny Depp likes wearing skirts


February 27th, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 27 (IANS) Hollywood actor Johnny Depp has revealed that he likes wearing skirts. The actor portrays the Mad Hatter in Tim Burton's new movie "Alice In Wonderland" with a Scottish ... Read more...

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Johnny Depp likes wearing skirts!


February 27th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 27 (ANI): Johnny Depp has confessed that he loved wearing a kilt while playing the role of the Mad Hatter in Tim Burton's new movie 'Alice in Wonderland'.In the ... Read more...

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Cambridge University to allow burqas during graduation ceremony


October 31st, 2009 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 31 (ANI): Cambridge University, which follows a strict dress code, will allow female Muslim students to wear burqas under their mortar boards during graduation ceremonies.The university has a strict ... Read more...

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Take oath again or face dismissal, Nepal’s vice president told


August 24th, 2009 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 24 (IANS) The flaming row over the use of the Hindi language for official work in Nepal, which split the republic afresh last year, is now headed for a climax ... Read more...

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Take oath in Nepali, government tells vice president


August 17th, 2009 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 17 (IANS) The Nepal government has asked its Vice President Paramananda Jha to take his oath of office once again in Nepali. Jha had taken the oath in Hindi. But, ahead ... Read more...

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Over 100 Scottish clan chiefs gather for Edinburgh’s Highland Games


July 26th, 2009 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
Edinburgh, July 26 (ANI): The largest ever gathering of Scottish clan chiefs was organized in Edinburgh on Sunday. It was attended by international highland athletes, outstanding pipers and captivating highland dancers besides ... Read more...

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Ronnie Woods Russian doll obsession revealed


September 18th, 2008 - 6:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 18 (ANI): English rock guitarist and bassist Ronnie Woods obsession with anything Russian did not start with his girlfriend Ekaterina Ivanova.The Rolling Stones member has been revealed to be ... Read more...

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Hindi uproar continues in Nepal


July 25th, 2008 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, July 25 (IANS) Protests continued to smoulder in Nepal for the third day over newly elected Vice-President Parmanand Jha Wednesday taking his oath of office and secrecy in Hindi, ... Read more...

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