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Nearly 230,000 Syrian refugees in neighbouring countries: UN

September 1st, 2012 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
United Nations, Sep 1 (IANS) The number of registered Syrian refugees in Jordan, Lebanon, Iraq and Turkey has reached nearly 230,000, according to the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR)."In Turkey, the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Bayern Munich move up in German Cup

August 21st, 2012 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Aug 21 (IANS) Bayern Munich have defeated second division side Regensburg 4-0, thanks to a brace by striker Mario Mandzukic, in the first round of German Cup (DFB ... Read more...

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Sarkozy says he will trim migrants quota

March 7th, 2012 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, March 7 (IANS) French President Nicolas Sarkozy Tuesday said if re-elected, he would cut immigration flow to half. "Our system of integration is working more and more badly, because ... Read more...

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Kelsey Grammer and wife expecting twins

January 16th, 2012 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 16 (IANS) American actor-comedian Kelsey Grammer, who won the best actor in a television series drama at the 69th Golden Globe awards, announced that his wife is ... Read more...

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Adriano ordered to take extra training to reshape

January 11th, 2012 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Jan 11 (IANS) As planned by Corinthians' head coach Tite, striker Adriano was singled out in order to participate in extra physical conditioning exercises in the club's ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

U.S. immigrant population reaches 40 million

October 8th, 2011 - 4:49 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The population of immigrants in the United States has grown to more than 40 million people, according to a study released by the New Center for Immigration ... Read more...

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Indian-origin man teaches yoga to Mexican migrants

October 1st, 2011 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
Monterrey (Mexico), Oct 1 (IANS/EFE) A shelter for migrants in the northern state of Coahuila is offering yoga classes, run by an Indian-origin man, to help undocumented Central Americans cope ... Read more...

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Amy Childs feels sidelined by newcomers

April 20th, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 20 (ANI): 'The Only Way Is Essex' star Amy Childs is apparently furious that she is being squeezed out in the show while newcomers and extras get twice the screen ... Read more...

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Pakistan to sell 200,000 tonnes of wheat

April 12th, 2011 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 12 (IANS) Islamabad has approved the sale and export of 200,000 tonnes of wheat to create space for fresh stock procured from farmers, a media report said Tuesday.The ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

More Asians in Britain oppose new arrivals

February 28th, 2011 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 28 (IANS) Asians are more likely to oppose immigration than white Britons, according to a study.It shows opposition to new arrivals in Britain now transcends race. Thirty-nine percent of Asians, ... Read more...

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Dalglish wants Liverpool cash to get new players

January 14th, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.14 (ANI): Manager Kenny Dalglish has said that he will sit down with Liverpool owner John W Henry today to see if he will be given transfer cash this month.Henry ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

White British population might be a minority in 2066: Report

December 4th, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 4 (ANI): White Britons could be 'a minority' in their own country by 2066, instigating observers to question the definition of 'white British', or consider it anachronistic or irrelevant very ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Two New Cast Members Join ‘Real Housewives’ of Atlanta

August 20th, 2010 - 11:09 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Aug 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The drama could be doubled this season, as ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta” adds two more cast members to the show, and rumors say that one of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Former Nazi guard charged for killing half-a-million Jews

July 29th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 29 (ANI): Samuel Kunz, a former Nazi death camp guard has been charged with participating in the murder of almost half-a-million Jews and other crimes during the Third Reich.Ninety-year-old Kunz ... Read more...

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Oil Spill Hardships Force Owners To Leave Pets In Public Pet Shelters

June 14th, 2010 - 7:17 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Gulf Of Mexico, June 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The disastrous Gulf of Mexico oil spill is ultimately showing its effect on the families and the pets living in the Gulf areas.Reports ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Indians scramble to get British citizenship

May 28th, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 28 (IANS) Over 200,000 foreigners became British citizens last year, with a surge from India, Pakistan and Bangladesh, the Home Office said. Of those receiving the British passport, over half came ... Read more...

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Migrants to become majority in Australia by 2025

April 18th, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, April 18 (IANS) Migrants from other countries including India will overtake the number of locally-born residents in Australia by 2025, a media report said Sunday. An Australian-born family will become a minority ... Read more...

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Tiger cubs spread joy at Aurangabad zoo (With Image)

April 14th, 2010 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Aurangabad, April 14 (IANS) An atmosphere of joy prevails in the Aurangabad Zoo as four cubs born to a Royal Bengal tigress are doing well in the neo-natal care period, a zoo ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Opponents of immigration in UK could be racist: Unpublished Govt. draft

February 23rd, 2010 - 6:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 23(ANI): A previously unseen UK Government paper has revealed that people opposed to immigration in Britain could be influenced by racism.An early version of an analysis of the impact of ... Read more...

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Sarah Jessica Parker harbouring “enormous regrets” over SATC 2

December 4th, 2009 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 4 (ANI): Actress Sarah Jessica Parker insists she's harbouring "enormous regrets" about signing up for a 'Sex And The City' movie sequel as her hectic schedule has left her torn ... Read more...

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250,000 flee Waziristan ahead of freshly launched offensive: UNHCR

October 17th, 2009 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct. 16 (ANI): The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees has said over 250,000 people have fled South Waziristan in the wake of the military offensive against the Taliban, that ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Ancelotti begins Chelsea reign by asserting Terry not for sale

July 6th, 2009 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 6 (DPA) Carlo Ancelotti began his reign as Chelsea manager Monday and immediately stamped his authority by saying that his captain John Terry is not for sale. The Italian, who ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

New arrivals in Saat Phere

April 20th, 2009 - 10:07 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Saat Phere is taking a generation leap next week and now the focus of the story will shift from Saloni to her daughter Saawri and adopted daughter Shweta. Yes, Saloni's daughter ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

45 migrants die in boat accident off Yemen

March 1st, 2009 - 6:08 am ICT by IANS
Sana'a (Yemen), March 1 (DPA) Forty-five Africans drowned after a boat carrying them from Somalia across the Gulf of Aden capsized in deep waters off Yemen, the country's interior ministry said Saturday.The ... Read more...

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Woman gives birth to an 8lb baby boy at 8.08am on 08/08!

August 9th, 2008 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 9 (ANI): A woman in England gave birth to a baby boy weighing eight pounds at exactly 8.08am this month, which happens to be the eighth month of 2008. ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

UK-Ireland border checks restored

July 25th, 2008 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 25 (IANS) The UK and Ireland have agreed to restore passport checks on their borders for the first time since the 1920s. The move is triggered by fears of the ... Read more...

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Woman gives birth to black and white twins!

July 20th, 2008 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 20 (ANI): A mother in Berlin has given birth to a set of rare black and white twins.Leo looks like his mother with dark skin. His brother, Ryan, on ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

UK to insist that immigrants must prove they can speak English to gain citizenship

July 12th, 2008 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 12 (ANI): Proposals contained in a Green Paper called "The Path to Citizenship" are to be introduced by the Gordon Brown Government in Parliament next week, and it includes ... Read more...

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Jolie feared more kids would destroy relationship with Pitt

June 11th, 2008 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 11 (ANI): Angelina Jolie wasnt too keen on having kids with beau Brad Pitt when they first got together because she was afraid that it would ruin their relationship.The ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Thousands visit Agartala Book Fair

April 11th, 2008 - 8:33 pm ICT by admin
Agartala, April 11 (ANI): Booklovers in Agaratala had a festive time recently when many of them visited the 25th Agartala Book Fair held at the popular Sishuniketan grounds. The 10-day event ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Migrants in UK advised not to spit or grope women

February 4th, 2008 - 6:33 pm ICT by admin
London , Feb 4 (ANI): In a move to avoid a backlash against foreign workers, migrants in Britain will be advised how to not upset the locals.The migrants will be cautioned through ... Read more...

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