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Nepal launches 24-hour ‘Hello Government’ programme

October 16th, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Oct 16 (IANS) The Nepalese government, in a bid to directly connect with the ordinary people, launched a "Hello Government" programme Sunday.Now, the general people in Nepal can directly ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Glenn Beck compares Norway victims to Hitler’s youth camp

July 26th, 2011 - 10:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, July 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Glenn Beck is not new to controversy and he caused another one when he compared the youth camp where part of the massacre in Norway occurred ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Another jail term for self-exiled Tunisian president

July 5th, 2011 - 1:35 am ICT by IANS
Tunis, July 5 (IANS) A Tunisian court Monday sentenced former president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, who has fled the country, to 15 and a half years in jail ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Sense of outrage worse among rightwing politicians

February 13th, 2011 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 13 (IANS) "Outrage talk" is common across the entire political spectrum but is worse among rightwing politicians, new research says."Outrage talk" refers to bids to provoke anger, righteousness, fear or ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

‘Hobbit’ co-writer says New Zealand about to lose filming rights

October 21st, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Oct 21 (ANI): The co-writer of 'The Hobbit', Philippa Boyens, has said that despite the best efforts of the film's producers, the movie is slipping away from New Zealand.The producers of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Jolie to work on Bosnian war love story

August 22nd, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 22 (ANI): Hollywood beauty Angelina Jolie will soon begin work on a film set during the Bosnian War.The actress made the announcement after a visit to the country's capital ... Read more...

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Pak warns US that era of ‘do more’ is no more

July 3rd, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 3 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has warned the United States that his country can no longer continue the 'war on terror' alone and that the "era ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Kiwi students bag New Zealand’s ‘filthiest house’ award

June 24th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 24 (ANI): A group of Christchurch students have bagged an award for living in New Zealand's dirtiest house.The Canterbury University students - Jarred Turnbull, Tahi Poasa, Hamish Catherwood, James ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Teen fights a shark with her body board

February 3rd, 2010 - 1:26 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Wellington, Feb 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A teenager in New Zealand didn’t get scared when a shark attacked her. She bashed the shark with her body board, until the shark let her go ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Death toll now at 16 in Mexico’s Ciudad Juarez attack

February 2nd, 2010 - 4:05 pm ICT by BNO News
CIUDAD JUAREZ (BNO NEWS) -- At least 16 people were killed and 12 were injured as hitmen stormed three houses while teenagers were partying in Ciudad Juarez on Sunday, Mayor Jose Reyes ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Samoa Tsunami’s death toll climbs to 83

October 1st, 2009 - 2:59 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
American Samoa Islands, Sep 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A massive tsunami that hit Samoa yesterday has claimed more lives. With more people found dead, the toll has now risen to 83. A ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Elisabeth from the von Trapp Family Continues the Sounds of Music

April 13th, 2009 - 10:05 pm ICT by GD
Elisabeth von Trapp can still remember the sounds of music from her childhood and has now become a musician on her own. Her range goes from Bach to Broadway and Schubert to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Car bomb hits university in Spain

October 30th, 2008 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Oct 30 (Xinhua) A car bomb exploded near a university in northern Spain Thursday, but there were no immediate reports of casualty, the national radio reported.The blast, occurred near the University ... Read more...

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Lesbian Jodie Marshs public appeal for sperm donor

October 23rd, 2008 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 23 (ANI): English glamour model Jodie Marsh has made an appeal for a sperm donor, a week after she gave up on men.Marsh, who now wants a baby, made ... Read more...

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30 feared killed in South Africa bus plunge

May 27th, 2008 - 8:22 pm ICT by admin
DPA Johannesburg, May 27 (DPA) At least 30 people were believed to have died when their bus plunged from an embankment into a gorge in southern South Africa, emergency services told SAPA news ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Xenophobia could return South Africa to violent past: Mbeki

May 26th, 2008 - 2:30 am ICT by admin
DPA Johannesburg, May 26 (DPA) South African President Thabo Mbeki has condemned two weeks of xenophobic violence that has claimed over 50 lives, mostly in the Johannesburg area, as an "absolute disgrace" that ... Read more...

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Ex-New York Governor’s call girl set to become a millionaire

March 14th, 2008 - 1:55 pm ICT by admin
New York, Mar.14 (ANI): The call girl responsible for the exit of New York Governor Eliot Spitzer is reportedly on her way to becoming a millionaire from the sex scandal. Ashley Alexandra ... Read more...

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