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Rapist-arsonist jailed for life in Russia


August 15th, 2012 - 10:50 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A court in Russia's Siberia region sentenced a man to life in prison for a series of crimes, including two arsons that killed seven people ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Nine, including five kids, killed in Pakistan bombing


July 21st, 2012 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 21 (IANS) At least nine people, including five children, were killed Saturday when a suicide bomber rammed an explosives-laden vehicle into a house used as headquarters by a ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Cole wants to inspire underprivileged teens


July 13th, 2012 - 4:32 am ICT by IANS
London, July 13 (IANS) Singer Cheryl Cole says she can relate to today's youth and wants to show disadvantaged kids that they can follow their dreams and escape their surroundings."I ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Coffee reduces risk of heart failure


June 27th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 27 (IANS) Two mugs of coffee a day could help keep the heart healthy, according to a study.With up to 40 percent of those affected dying within a ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Why women need reading glasses so early?


June 25th, 2012 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 25 (IANS) Women end up requiring reading glasses early on because they hold books and other reading material closer to their eyes than men, says a new study. ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Euros riding high on Spain


June 7th, 2012 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 7 (IANS) Britain's top betting sites Ladbrokes and William Hill have tipped World Cup champions Spain to defend their Euro crown by giving them odds of 11/4.Germany (3/1) ... Read more...

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Russia tells US envoy to tone down comments


May 30th, 2012 - 7:34 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The US ambassador to Russia should remain diplomatic in his public comments and not jeopardise his country's ties with Russia, a Russian presidential aide said."The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

US prepared for Osama with model having minutest detail


May 17th, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 17 (IANS) No effort was spared by the US military before its Navy Seals raided Al-Qaeda's former chief Osama bin Laden in Pakistan last May, shows a ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Dempo a draw away from winning the I-League


April 19th, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Margao, April 19 (IANS) A draw is just enough for Dempo to bag the I-League football title for the record fifth time when they face East Bengal in a key ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Ovarian cancer hits taller women more


April 4th, 2012 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 4 (IANS) Taller women are more vulnerable to ovarian cancer than their shorter counterparts, says new research based on a review of 47 studies, involving more than 100,000 ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Cancer denial killing thousands in Britain


March 7th, 2012 - 10:49 am ICT by IANS
London, March 7 (IANS) Thousands of people in Britain are dying "unnecessarily" because they are too scared to mention early symptoms of cancer to their doctor, according to the BBC.A ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Huge asteroid to fly past Earth


March 5th, 2012 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 5 (IANS) A 150-foot wide asteroid orbiting the Earth will next year pass so close to our planet it will fly under man-made satellites, the Daily Mail reported ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Lottery millionaire Mr Topham bans his mother from his life


March 5th, 2012 - 8:18 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Mar 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After winning millions of pounds in the EuroMillions Jackpot, a 22-year-old has served his mother a notice to stay out of his life. Last month, Matt Topham ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Kate Gosselin talks about her love life


February 25th, 2012 - 12:26 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Wednesday, Kate Gosselin took some somber reflection of her love life when she appeared on Dr. Drew's Lifechangers show. The 36-year-old revealed that she has ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Kenya says it’s determined to improve soccer standards


February 17th, 2012 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi, Feb 17 (IANS) Kenyan Prime Minister Raila Odinga assured the football fraternity in the country of his government's commitment to promote the sport.Odinga said Thursday the government was investing ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

336 million Powerball Jackpot ticket sold at local RI supermarket


February 14th, 2012 - 12:52 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Cranston, R.I., Feb 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Officials in Rhode Island say the 336 million Powerball Jackpot winning ticket was purchased at the local supermarket Stop & Shop. Officials say the winner has ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Pitt not expecting same success again


February 6th, 2012 - 8:03 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 6 (IANS) Actor Brad Pitt does not think he will have another year of professional success like the last 12 months.The 48-year-old has seen his two latest ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

A car rally with blind navigators (With Images)


February 5th, 2012 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 5 (IANS) In a unique car rally, 100 enthusiastic blind navigators displayed their skills by directing their partner drivers through a 65 km route in the sixth edition ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

JFK library releases last 45 hours of Oval Office tapes


January 25th, 2012 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 25 (IANS/EFE) The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston announced Tuesday that it has declassified and made available to the public the last 45 hours ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Man throws ink at Ramdev after Batla House comment (Third Lead)


January 14th, 2012 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) Angry over Baba Ramdev's remark that the 2008 Batla House shootout was not fake, a man threw black ink on the face of the yoga ... Read more...

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Black ink thrown at Ramdev’s face (Lead)


January 14th, 2012 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) A man threw black ink on the face of yoga guru Baba Ramdev as he was holding a press conference on black money and corruption ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Fan who backed Premier League underdogs lands bet


January 3rd, 2012 - 10:18 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An English Premier League fan could not believe his luck when his highly unlikely predictions came to pass. The Everton fan staked five pounds on ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Will-Kate baby in 2012? Bet on it, Bob


December 30th, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 30 (IANS) Bookmakers are betting more than 30,000 pounds (around $46,000) on whether Prince William and his wife Kate would have a baby next year.William Hill are ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Don’t be defeatist: Sonia to Congress MPs (Second Lead)


December 21st, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) Exuding confidence that the Congress will do well in the assembly polls next year, party chief Sonia Gandhi Wednesday asked her MPs not to ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Delma Kinney wins a $1 million lottery again


November 29th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Atlanta, Nov 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A man in Atlanta got the second time lucky when he won a $1 million state lottery. Delma Kinney defied massive odds recently when he picked his ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Is Johnny Depp going to play Michael Jackson in a movie?


November 17th, 2011 - 11:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Johnny Depp has been highly tipped to play Michael Jackson in a planned movie about the life of the late iconic pop singer. Variety magazine reported ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

White House says ‘no evidence’ of extraterrestrials


November 8th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The U.S. government has said it has no evidence that any life exists outside our planet or that an extraterrestrial presence has ever contacted any human being.Phil ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Identical twins give birth on the same day


October 24th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Bloomington, Ind., Oct 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Two identical twins seem to have their destinies interwoven together. How then can it be explained that they had their babies on the same day?On Wednesday, ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Capacity to father kids drops with every year


October 20th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 20 (IANS) The possibility of men siring children drops progressively every year, especially if they have stepped into the middle age, new research says.A fertility expert has found ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Miami Dolphins & New York Jets clash today


October 17th, 2011 - 10:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Miami Dolphins and the New York Jets will re-ignite their age-long rivalry when they meet on Monday night. The two teams are not having the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Bob Dylan is the bookmarker’s choice for Nobel Prize in Literature


October 6th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Stockholm, Oct 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bob Dylan is the bookmaker’s choice to pick the Nobel Prize for Literature. The singer is currently touring Europe and will perform in Dublin, Ireland. The winner ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Major league baseball playoffs: NY Yankees to face Detroit Tigers


October 3rd, 2011 - 11:16 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Oct 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The New York Yankees were brought back to earth with a shocking 3-5 loss to the Detroit Tigers. The first game in the playoff series between ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Major league baseball playoffs


October 3rd, 2011 - 7:30 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Major League Baseball playoffs got underway last weekend and the New York Yankees started as expected with a win against the Detroit Tigers. The next ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Smoking, chronic pain linked in women


September 29th, 2011 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 29 (IANS) Women who puff heavily are likely to undergo more chronic musculoskeletal pain.Over 6,000 women aged over 18 years were surveyed on their smoking habits and symptoms ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

NASA satellite to fall to Earth on Friday


September 20th, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sept 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scientists from NASA say the 5.4 ton Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite (UARS) will fall to the planet on Friday. Scientists say the satellite will explode on ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

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