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Russian scientists finally reach Lake Vostok


February 9th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Moscow, Feb 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After 20 years of trying, Russian scientists have announced a major breakthrough in the quest to get to Lake Vostok. The scientists believe that the lake which ... Read more...

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Assam ups security after ULFA’s R-Day boycott call


January 23rd, 2012 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Jan 23 (IANS) Security arrangements across Assam have been intensified to thwart a possible attack by the anti-talk faction of the banned United Liberation Front of Assam (ULFA) led ... Read more...

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Reporting veterinary diseases made mandatory in UAE


December 24th, 2011 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Dec 23 (IANS/WAM) United Arab Emirates has made it mandatory for all to inform competent authorities or police, in case, they come across any animal which appears to to ... Read more...

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UAE minister issues ordinance on veterinary diseases


December 22nd, 2011 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Dec 22 (IANS/WAM) UAE Environment and Water Minister Rashid Ahmad bin Fahad has issued an ordinance making it mandatory for everyone to inform the authorities if an animal is ... Read more...

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Tom cruises to India on a whirlwind tour


December 3rd, 2011 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, Dec 3 (IANS) On a whirlwind tour of India to promote the fourth instalment of his "Mission Impossible" franchise, Hollywood superstar Tom Cruise landed in Delhi, then ... Read more...

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Bird flu detected on Bangladesh farm


November 15th, 2011 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Nov 15 (IANS) Over 11,000 poultry birds were culled and 43,000 eggs destroyed after the bird flu virus was detected at a poultry farm in Bangladesh.The culling operations began ... Read more...

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Canada stands by India, says terrorism is ‘alive and active’


July 14th, 2011 - 9:22 am ICT by IANS
Ottawa, July 14 (IANS) Standing by India in the aftermath of the Mumbai bomb blasts, Canada Wednesday said terrorism is "alive and active" and the international community should come together ... Read more...

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Safety of Pakistan’s nukes a global concern: India


May 25th, 2011 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) India Wednesday said the safety of Pakistan's nuclear arsenal was a matter of concern for the global community in the wake of frequent terror ... Read more...

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Raghu Ram gets burns for ‘Roadies’ (TV Snippets)


April 5th, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) Popular producer Raghu Ram, best known for his MTV show "Roadies", got burns while attempting a stunt he wanted to finalise for the contestants.The tough ... Read more...

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‘Terrorists planning to strike during World Cup cricket matches’


March 9th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) World Cup 2011 cricket match venues could be attacked by Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), the terror outfit responsible for the 2008 Mumbai terror attack, the Intelligence ... Read more...

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Jackson’s doctor faces death charge


January 4th, 2011 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 4 (IANS) The doctor accused of being responsible for late pop legend Michael Jackson's death is due to appear in a Los Angeles court to face a charge of ... Read more...

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Bomb scare at Newark airport in US


December 20th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Dec 20 (IANS) One of the terminals at Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey was closed Monday to the public due to a security scare, a media report said.The ... Read more...

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Russell Brand And Katy Perry’s “Very Normal” Wedding To Take Place This Weekend


October 20th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 20, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The wedding celebrations of the otherwise extraordinary couple will be “very normal” says the groom himself. While the world can’t stop talking about the Russell Brand ... Read more...

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Three people electrocuted in Delhi after rains


August 16th, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) At least three people, among them a 13-year-old boy, were electrocuted and a woman was severely injured from a powerful electric shock in Delhi Sunday following ... Read more...

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6,000 affected with dengue in Dominican Republic


July 27th, 2010 - 10:51 am ICT by IANS
Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic), July 27 (IANS/EFE) Over 6,000 people have been affected with dengue in the Dominican Republic, out of which 24 have died, a minister has said. But the number of ... Read more...

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Screaming boy lands Qantas in court after making woman ’stone cold deaf’


July 20th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 20 (ANI): A US tourist's dream holiday to Australia and New Zealand in January last year became a nightmare when a screaming boy made her deaf.Jean Barnard has alleged that ... Read more...

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Larry Lamb goes deaf in one ear


June 22nd, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 22 (IANS) "Gavin and Stacey" star Larry Lamb says he has gone deaf in one ear because he didn't take his malaria pills while visiting Senegal to publicise the plight ... Read more...

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DU gives students heat care tips during admissions


May 26th, 2010 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) Keeping in view the soaring temperatures in the capital, Delhi University (DU) Wednesday advised aspiring students to take all necessary precautions against the heat while buying admission ... Read more...

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Kasab found guilty under nine Indian laws


May 3rd, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 3 (IANS) Special Judge M.L. Tahaliyani Monday held Pakistani Ajmal Amir Kasab guilty under nine Indian laws and their relevant sections or sub-sections for his role in the Mumbai terror ... Read more...

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India reacts to terror alerts, says it’s vigilant (Second Lead)


April 22nd, 2010 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) In the wake of a string of terror alerts and travel advisories by the US, Britain, Australia and Canada, India Thursday said the government was taking all ... Read more...

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Security beefed up as US, UK and Australia warn of militant attack


April 22nd, 2010 - 11:32 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 22 (ANI): The security has been beefed up in an around the capital following the United States embassy, Australian High Commission and the British High Commission advisories warning about ... Read more...

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Swine flu probably originated in US, says Mexico


March 30th, 2010 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, March 30 (IANS/EFE) A year after the outbreak of the deadly swine flu epidemic that killed over 14,000 people across the world, Mexico has said it suspects the disease originated ... Read more...

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Spring Breakers Urged To Follow Safety Tips In Mexico


March 29th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Mexico City, Mexico, Mar 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In the wake of the increasing violence in Mexico, authorities have urged college students heading to the destination for some spring break fun ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Vote for Recount Rejected By Iraq Election Commission


March 22nd, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
March 22, 2010, (Pen Men at Work): The calls from the president and prime minister of Iraq for a recount have rejected by the Iraq Election Commission. The general election was ... Read more...

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Brazil defends controversial dam project


February 5th, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Brasilia, Feb 5 (IANS/EFE) Brazil has defended its decision to build a hydroelectric power station in northern Para state, saying it is being initiated after taking all necessary environmental precautions. When completed, ... Read more...

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Kolkata hospital preparing to receive Basu’s body


January 18th, 2010 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 18 (IANS) The authorities of Kolkata's premier SSKM Hospital are gearing up to tackle an expected huge gathering of people during the final journey of deceased Marxist leader Jyoti ... Read more...

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Latest Body Art In Prisons: Eyeball Tattoos


January 13th, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Body art has found a new meaning in the prisons. In a recent episode of the "Lockup", a show on MSNBC, it was found that some ... Read more...

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Venezuela announces power-rationing plan


January 13th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Caracas, Jan 13 (IANS/EFE) The Venezuelan government will begin a nationwide power-rationing plan, the electricity minister has said. Official news agency ABN cited Angel Rodriguez as saying that directors of the state-owned National ... Read more...

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Haisong Jiang Arrested For Violating Security Measures At Newark Airport


January 9th, 2010 - 9:05 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Newark, Jan 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Security officials have finally arrested the man, who had breached the security measures of the Newark airport and led to temporary lockdown of the airport. ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Dog Gets Affected By Swine Flu


December 23rd, 2009 - 8:04 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec. 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Swine flu, a disease common to sheep has claimed the life of numerous human beings and has been declared as an epidemic. The recent news that ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Accuweather Experts Issued Weather Alert


December 20th, 2009 - 7:04 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Staunton, Dec. 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) People in Staunton has experienced a snow filled weekend before Christmas as a snow cover of almost 2 feet covered up the road. According to ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Snow & Storm In East Coast Might Affect Retailers Before Christmas


December 19th, 2009 - 6:13 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec. 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) People residing in the East Coast region have been requested to take necessary precautions to defend against the severe winter weather conditions that is approaching the ... Read more...

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Winter chill brings on increase in swine flu cases


November 19th, 2009 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) With the winter chill now in the air, swine flu cases in the national capital have recorded a sudden jump in the past two days. Doctors Thursday ... Read more...

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This snake helpline helps humans and snakes alike


November 10th, 2009 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Byomakesh Biswal Ganjam (Orissa), Nov 10 (IANS) The trick in catching poisonous snakes with bare hands lies not in the technique but in the attitude and belief that these reptiles are "not ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Hurricane Ida Moves Through Different Parts Of The US


November 9th, 2009 - 7:34 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov.9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) People in the coastal regions needs to brace themselves against the advent of the hurricane Ida. It has been stated by the sources that after moving through ... Read more...

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