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Olympic triathlon: Swiss’ Spirig wins gold in photo finish


August 4th, 2012 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Switzerland's Nicola Spirig won the Olympic women's triathlon here Saturday in a photo finish with Sweden's Lisa Norden.Spirig and Norden both finished in a time ... Read more...

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Udinese top Serie A as Milan held by Bologna


December 12th, 2011 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Dec 12 (IANS) Udinese climbed to the top of Italian Serie A after they beat Chievo 2-1 at home, while AC Milan were held to a 2-2 draw ... Read more...

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Gaga’s short-film at Paris Fashion Week


September 24th, 2011 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 24 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga is all set to return to Paris Fashion Week with her debut short-film at designer Thierry Mugler's runway show.Gaga has been working ... Read more...

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Amnesty International urges Russia to permit gay parade


May 19th, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 19 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Amnesty International is urging authorities in Moscow to reverse their decision to ban a gay parade.Moscow's city government in mid-May officially rejected an application to ... Read more...

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Brit girl, 15, drinks 152 units of alcohol every week, insists she’s no alcoholic


February 16th, 2011 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 16 (ANI): A schoolgirl in Britain, who drinks 26 pints of cider, ten cans of lager and almost a bottle of vodka every week, has insisted that she is not ... Read more...

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Dyslexia secret of Da Vinci and Picasso’s success


November 14th, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 14 (IANS) The secret of Leonardo da Vinci and Pablo Picasso's success may have been their dyslexia, a learning difficulty. Researchers say that dyslexics have a better understanding of space. ... Read more...

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3.3bn years old ‘microscopic tunnels’ point to ancient life


October 13th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 13 (ANI): At least 3.3 billion years old tiny tubes that have been, according to scientists, etched into South African rocks by microbes point towards the earliest 'trace' evidence of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Village buried in mudslides in Italy


September 11th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Salerno (Italy), Sep 11 (IANS/AKI) At least one person was feared killed and the picturesque village of Atrani on Italy's Amalfi coast was buried by mudslides after torrential rain caused a river ... Read more...

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Paul the octopus joins England World Cup bid


August 21st, 2010 - 3:25 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Paul the psychic octopus, who became a sensation by correctly predicting the outcome of eight World Cup matches, has become an official ambassador for England's bid ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Brit Indian GP faces sack for ignoring symptoms of cancer victim for six years


August 11th, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.11 (ANI): A British Indian general physician (GP), who ignored a woman cancer patient's symptoms for six years, faces the possibility of being struck off the membership of the General Medical ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Supermodel Elle Macpherson blasted for advocating the use of Chinese medicine made from rhino’s horn


July 7th, 2010 - 12:12 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Supermodel Elle Macpherson has been blasted for advocating the use of Chinese medicine that has been made from rhino’s horn. The medicine in question has already been ... Read more...

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Are big families coming to an end?


July 5th, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 5 (ANI): A recent study has revealed that there is a rise in the popularity of single child marriages.The study looked at women born between 1973 and 1978 - now ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Lady Gaga ‘poses as a man for mag’


July 1st, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 1 (ANI): Lady Gaga has reportedly posed as a man for an upcoming issue of Japan's Vogue Hommes magazine.Pictures that appear to show the singer styled as a boy, sporting ... Read more...

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Two British students killed in bush crash in South Africa, two sustain serious injuries


June 11th, 2010 - 1:21 am ICT by BNO News
JOHANNESBURG (BNO NEWS) - Two British students were killed and others injured on Thursday when their bus overturned outside of Barberton, north-eastern South Africa, the Guardian reported.The two young women, believed to ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Australia lift Women’s World Twenty20


May 17th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), May 17 (IANS) Australian women made up for the loss of the men's team by winning the Women's World Twenty20, beating New Zealand by three runs in a thrilling final ... Read more...

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Eves World 20-20 Cup: White Ferns go through to semifinals


May 12th, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
St.Kitts (West Indies), May 12 (ANI): The New Zealand woman's cricket team - the White Ferns -- outclassed Pakistan to enter the semi-finals in the Women's ICC World T20 at Warner Park, ... Read more...

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India, New Zealand in semi-finals of Women’s World Twenty20


May 11th, 2010 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Basseterre (St.Kitts), May 11 (IANS) India defeated Sri Lanka Monday to qualify for the semi-finals of the ICC Women's World Twenty20 on the last day of fixtures at Warner Park while New ... Read more...

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Indian women lose to New Zealand in World T20


May 7th, 2010 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Basseterre (St Kitts), May 7 (IANS) The Indian women's campaign in World Twenty20 began on a disappointing note when they went down by 10 runs to New Zealand at the Warner Park ... Read more...

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Leona Lewis in middle of gun siege


February 27th, 2010 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 27 (IANS) Singer Leona Lewis has revealed her terror when she found herself in the middle of a gun siege on the streets of Los Angeles. The 24-year-old star was ... Read more...

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2010 to be International Year of Youth: UN


December 21st, 2009 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) In an effort to harness the energy, imagination and initiative of the world's young denizens in overcoming the challenges facing humanity, the United Nations (UN) has declared ... Read more...

Posted in World |

UK hospital delivers first baby in 157 years!


September 23rd, 2009 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 23 (ANI): A beaming little boy has become the first baby to be born at London's Great Ormond Street Hospital in its 157-year history.Pregnant Nicola Tyler, from Canvey Island, Essex, ... Read more...

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13yr-old UK schoolgirl hit by dementia


September 12th, 2009 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 12 (ANI): She is just 13 years old, but displays the same symptoms as a 70-year-old suffering from Alzheimer's disease.Stuck down by the early onset of dementia at this tender ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

A glass of wine improves sex lives of women


August 8th, 2009 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 8 (IANS) Women who drink a glass or two of wine daily have better sex lives than those who don't, says a new study. The University of Florence (U-F) surveyed 800 ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Ex-England captain Vaughan confirms retirement


June 30th, 2009 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 30 (ANI): Former England cricket captain Michael Vaughan retired from all forms of professional cricket on Tuesday.He departs as England's most successful Test captain of all time - with 26 ... Read more...

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Meet the dog that ate clothes enough to fill a washing line


April 13th, 2009 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 13 (ANI): Vets who operated on a dog, named Bailey, were in for a surprise, for what they thought was a tumour turned out to be clothes in the pet's ... Read more...

Posted in World |

India eves looking to maintain form against New Zealand


March 16th, 2009 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 16 (IANS) High on confidence after shocking World Champions Australia, India would hope to carry on their form against New Zealand in the crucial Super Six encounter of the Women's ... Read more...

Posted in World |

World Cup: White Ferns to battle India with revenge on their minds


March 16th, 2009 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Mar.16 (ANI): New Zealand''s women cricketers face their most important match in four years against India tomorrow, eyeing revenge against the side who eliminated them from the previous World Cup. ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Possible aging secret in genetically altered fruit fly unlocked


January 23rd, 2009 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 23 (ANI): A team of researchers at Brown University has identified a cellular mechanism that could someday help fight the aging process. The discovery by Stephen Helfand and Nicola Neretti ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

102 Dalmation doggie becomes granny to record breaking 18 new puppies!


January 8th, 2009 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 8 (ANI): A dalmatian managed to break a local record by delivering 18 puppies a little over a year after producing a cluster of 16.Owners Adam and Nicola ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Girls Alouds warning to Nadine Coyle: Commit or quit


December 7th, 2008 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 7 (ANI): It looks like all is not well between Britains biggest girl band Girls Aloud.Nadine Coyle reportedly spends too much time away from band members Cheryl, Nicola, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Hugh Jackman was a love rat during primary school days


November 22nd, 2008 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 22 (ANI): Aussie actor Hugh Jackman was a love rat during his primary school days, says his first ever girlfriend Sarah Dowsett of Lindhurst.While revealing the story of love ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Justin Timberlake to nest with Biel in $5.5m love pad


November 18th, 2008 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, November 18 (ANI): Justin Timberlake is reportedly ready to nestle himself with girlfriend Jessica Biel after shelling out 5.5 million dollars for a posh New York apartment.The six times ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Satellite discovers ancient adobe pyramid in Peru


October 4th, 2008 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 4 (ANI): A new remote sensing technology in a satellite has helped discover an ancient adobe pyramid near Perus Cahuachi desert.According to a report in Discovery News, Nicola Masini ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Man has miracle twins 22 years after he had a vasectomy


June 21st, 2008 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
London , June 21 (ANI): A 50-year-old man, who had a vasectomy 22 years ago, has become a proud father of twins after a miraculous treatment at a British fertility clinic.Steven ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Meet the dog that helps with the washing and fetches the phone!


January 3rd, 2008 - 6:28 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 3 (ANI): A six-year-old Leonberger might look like an ordinary dog, but his actions are undoubtedly extra ordinary.Guide dog Cavendish does household jobs like emptying the washing machine and fetching ... Read more...

Posted in World |

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