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Defence estates official found dead in Lucknow


July 18th, 2012 - 12:43 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 17 (IANS) A defence estates official was found dead under mysterious circumstances here Tuesday, police said.The official, identified as 46-year-old S.S. Grewal was posted here as the joint ... Read more...

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Ex-minister fires another salvo against Andhra CM


May 11th, 2012 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 11 (IANS) Denied permission to address the media at the Congress Legislature Party (CLP) office, former Andhra Pradesh minister P. Shankar Rao Friday lodged a police complaint against ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Three held in Bangladesh passports racket


July 22nd, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 22 (IANS) Three Bangladesh passport office staff have been arrested after 700 fake passports and passport forms were seized from their possession, the Daily Star reported Friday.The three ... Read more...

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Solicitor General Subramanium’s resignation accepted (Lead)


July 15th, 2011 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) The central government Thursday accepted the resignation of Solicitor General Gopal Subramanium, who was upset after Communications Minister Kapil Sibal substituted him with another counsel ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Gold items worth crores robbed in Delhi


June 22nd, 2011 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) Four unidentified assailants waylaid the owner of a courier company and his two employees and robbed them of a gold jewellery consignment worth a few ... Read more...

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Conflicts, stress at work can trigger taking sick leave


March 23rd, 2011 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 23 (ANI): A study has found that sick leaves, which are usually taken due to illness, are now being taken even for conflicts and stress at work.According to UK government ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Sex toy causes bomb scare in Russia


March 15th, 2011 - 7:28 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A suspicious parcel caused a bomb scare at a post office in Russia, but the package was later found to contain only a sex toy.Police ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

28,000 British policemen to lose jobs


March 8th, 2011 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 8 (IANS) A total of 28,000 British policemen would lose their jobs in the next four years due to government spending cuts, a police association has said.The Association ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Police officer’s staff joins Telangana protests


February 24th, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 24 (IANS) Amid growing demands for carving a separate Telangana state out of Andhra Pradesh, some staff of a senior police officer in Medak district Thursday joined the on-going ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Only 1 in 10 British office staff wears a suit daily


January 28th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 28 (ANI): A new survey has confirmed the changing attitudes to office attire in Britain.It found that only one in 10 office staff still wears a suit to work on ... Read more...

Posted in World |

No hiding from big boss, thanks to mobile app


January 26th, 2011 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 26 (IANS) A mobile phone "clocking-on machine" now spies on lazy workers misusing company cars.The Crystal Ball mobile phone application works the same way as an in-car satellite navigation system.It ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

New York Bride Faked Terminal Illness?


September 9th, 2010 - 7:02 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Sep 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A New York bride who resorted to faking terminal illness for getting wedding gifts free has been accused by her husband. Jessica Vega the 23 year ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

One In A Million Musicians


July 27th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 27, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Tring.....Tring...... "Hello can I please speak to producer Jay Tank" (From the other side) "Yes Jay speaking", "Sir we have come to know from our ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Duchess of York sacks entire office staff to stave off bankruptcy


July 10th, 2010 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 10 (ANI): In order to stave off bankruptcy, Fergie has sacked her entire office staff.The Duchess of York, 50, made personal phone calls to each of her 12 tearful ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Supreme Court blames itself for graft in judicial postings (Lead)


May 20th, 2010 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday said corruption in judicial appointments has assumed cancerous proportions and blamed itself for "soft-pedalling" on the issue and not dealing with it firmly ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Working overtime is bad for the heart


May 17th, 2010 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 17 (IANS) Working overtime is bad for the heart, say results from a long-running study of more than 10,000 civil servants. The research found that people who worked three or more ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Croatia, Pakistan, Russia top list of ‘non-smiling’ nations


May 2nd, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 2 (IANS) Croatia, Pakistan and Russia have topped a list of countries where people sitting behind shop and office counters have a surly attitude and find it difficult to smile. Only ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Jason Campbell Being Targeted By The Seattle Seahawks?


April 5th, 2010 - 7:23 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Apr 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) With former Philadelphian quarterback Donovan McNabb already being traded words are being said that Jason Campbell may soon be traded as well. Jason Campbell says that ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Shah Rukh: No Politics For Me, Thanks, “I Know Soniaji, Rahul and Priyanka Just As I Know Other Professionals”


March 15th, 2010 - 12:53 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
March 15, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Scoffing at the persistent speculations about his political ambitions Shah Rukh says he has absolutely no plans of joining politics. "People keep talking ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Saveetha University students go on rampage


January 19th, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 19 (IANS) Students of Saveetha University, one of the 44 deemed universities whose derecognition has been sought, went on a rampage on its premises near here. The students started damaging the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Traders start early as bourses advance opening bell


January 4th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 4 (IANS) Braving the chilly winter morning Monday, brokers across the country made their way to offices early after the bourses decided to start trade 55 minutes earlier and extend ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Facebook affecting Indian firms’ productivity: Study


December 22nd, 2009 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 22 (ANI): Facebook is becoming a problem for employers at offices in India, as employees have started spending so much time on the social networking site that it is ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Kerala government takes over Trivandrum Golf Club


December 4th, 2009 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 4 (IANS) The century-old Trivandrum Golf Club, situated in the heart of the city, got a reprieve from closure last year. But this time, the Kerala government means business and ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

ESPN caught in ’sexcapade web’


November 1st, 2009 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 01 (ANI): After David Letterman, sports channel ESPN is making headlines following allegations of illicit sexcapades in the company.Recently, top baseball analyst Steve Phillips got fired from the organization over ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Banking blunder hands out Belgian bonanza


October 22nd, 2009 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, Oct 22 (DPA) There were red faces in the Belgian Post Office Thursday after a banking blunder handed out bonanza payments to some 50,000 unemployed people. The 40-million-euro ($60 million) mistake came ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Aviva India ties up with India Post


October 6th, 2009 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 6 (IANS) Private sector insurer Aviva Life Insurance can now collect its premium through the country's post offices. As per a nation-wide strategic agreement signed between the insurer and ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

After cocaine bust, Kerry Katona gets involved in assault case


August 27th, 2009 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 27 (ANI): Kerry Katona had yet another brush with the law when office staff called up the cops after she hurled a cup of tea over her accountant, it has ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Robbers flee with media house vehicle after attacking driver


July 21st, 2009 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, July 21 (IANS) Three men fled with a transport vehicle of a media house after seriously injuring the driver on the Noida-Greater Noida Expressway early Tuesday. The men had requested ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Business consultant gets better performance out of naked office staff


July 2nd, 2009 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jul 2 (ANI): A business consultant, who was called in to help an ailing design and marketing company pull itself together, has managed to get the staff to perform better after ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘Most private colleges are money-spinning factories’


July 1st, 2009 - 10:31 am ICT by IANS
By K. S. Jayaraman Bangalore, July 1 (IANS) The proposed oversight body for higher education is a "welcome development", says Pushpa Bhargava, former vice-chairman of the Knowledge Commission. According to him, ... Read more...

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Punjab and Haryana High Court in another soup


June 4th, 2009 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 4 (IANS) A vigilance department report based on surveillance of suspected extremists that unravelled a murky nexus between touts and judges has landed the Punjab and Haryana High Court ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Oommen Chandy shrugs off allegations of ‘goonda leader’


May 13th, 2009 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 13 (IANS) Called a "goonda leader" by State Cooperation Minister G. Sudhakaran, leader of opposition Oommen Chandy Wednesday defended himself, saying he had been a legislator for the past 38 ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Uttar Pradesh rights panel seeks report from cops


February 7th, 2009 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 7 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh human rights commission has pulled up the state police for the brutal assault of an eight-year-old Dalit girl by some policemen for allegedly stealing Rs.280 ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Washington prepares for crush of Obama-mania


January 16th, 2009 - 9:47 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 16 (DPA) To hear Washingtonians tell it, Jan 20 will be either a great party or one big mess.It depends how they look at it as the US capital prepares ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Now, a Japanese Buffet Restaurant where you pay-by-the-hour to eat!


January 14th, 2009 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 14 (ANI): It is pay-by-the-hour at Tenji Japanese Buffet Restaurant in Mont Kiara.If clients need an hour to eat their fill, then all they need to pay ... Read more...

Posted in World |

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