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Olympics: Pistorius denied run as South Africa crash out of relay


August 9th, 2012 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) South African 400 metres runner Oscar Pistorius was denied a second chance of running at the London Olympic Games as his team-mate Oftense Mogawane crashed to ... Read more...

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Olympic athletics: Blade Runner’s 400 metre dream over


August 6th, 2012 - 4:57 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS) The first half of Oscar Pistorius' incredible Olympic adventure came to an end Sunday night when he failed to qualify for the final of the men's ... Read more...

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Pastor Creflo Dollar denies attacking daughter


June 11th, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Atlanta, June, 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The pastor of the World Changers Church International Creflo Dollar has denied allegations that he punched his 15-year-old daughter. Last Sunday, the preacher received an enthusiastic ... Read more...

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Beyonce reveals post-pregnancy fitness regime


May 29th, 2012 - 8:04 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 29 (IANS) Singer Beyonce Knowles is back in shape after giving birth to daughter Blue Ivy five months ago. But she says she had to do ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama attends Beyonce concert


May 27th, 2012 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 27 (IANS) US First Lady Michelle Obama attended singer Beyonce Knowles' concert in Atlantic City with her two daughters.Obama was staying at the Revel Resorts with ... Read more...

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Sharma blitzkrieg propels Mumbai to imposing 182 (Lead)


May 12th, 2012 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 12 (IANS) A classy century studded with dazzling strokes by Rohit Sharma, with able support from veteran Herschelle Gibbs, powered Mumbai Indians to an imposing 182 for ... Read more...

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Burger weighing 777 pounds sets new record


July 5th, 2011 - 9:43 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Alameda, July 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new record for the biggest hamburger has been entered into the Guinness Book of Records. The new burger weighs 777 pounds. The previous record holder ... Read more...

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Dhoni leads India to World Cup victory after 28 years (Intro Roundup)


April 3rd, 2011 - 1:51 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 3 (IANS) A long 28-year wait came to an end as India displayed iron will and enormous guts to hold the coveted World Cup trophy aloft for ... Read more...

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Being called ‘Pommy bastard’ in Oz shaped my character: Prince Charles


January 27th, 2011 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 27 (ANI): While sympathising with Australia over its recent devastating floods, Prince Charles revealed his 'huge affection' for the Australians who called him a 'Pommy bastard' in his youth and ... Read more...

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Givenchi’s Extreme Art And Chanel’s Casual Collection At Spring Summer 2011 Haute Couture


January 26th, 2011 - 6:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The Spring Summer 2011 Haute couture collection had Chanel showcasing the casual range with high street fashion channeled beautifully with mixed-up, casual chic styles which had a very contemporary feel ... Read more...

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Robinho wins Man of the Match award


June 29th, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 29 (DPA) Robinho won FIFA Man of the Match after his goal helped Brazil beat Chile 3-0 in Johannesburg to progress to the quarter-finals. Robinho left the field Monday to a ... Read more...

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Pedro Martinez Throws The Ceremonial Pitch For The Boston Red Sox


April 5th, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Boston, Apr 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Sunday night at Beantown's Fenway, fans had a surprise guest which brought smile to their faces. Around 38,000 people cheered when Pedro Martinez came ... Read more...

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Nandita Das In Kolkata To Shoot For Onir’s Film


March 9th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
March 9, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): After winning multiple Filmfare Awards for her directorial debut, it was a grand homecoming of sorts for Nandita Das in Kolkata, which is not ... Read more...

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Kim Yu-Na Sizzles With Her Figure Skating Short Program Performance


February 24th, 2010 - 9:34 pm ICT by GD
By Meena kar Vancouver, British Columbia, Feb 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kim Yu-Na of South Korea amazed the audiences with her beautiful performance at the women figure skating short program which was held on ... Read more...

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‘Peepli Live’ lauded at Sundance, Aamir on a high


January 27th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Bollywood star Aamir Khan is extremely happy that his production venture "Peepli Live" was received well by the audience at the Sundance Film Festival in Utah, ... Read more...

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Rapper Lil’ Wayne performs farewell show in New Orleans


December 30th, 2009 - 10:20 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New Orleans, Dec 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rapper Lil’ Wayne has given a farewell show in New Orleans, ahead of his 1 year sentence in New York. His legal name is Dwayne ... Read more...

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Craig, Jackman sell vests for charity


November 26th, 2009 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 26 (IANS) Hollywood actors Daniel Craig and Hugh Jackman raised money for charity by selling their sweaty vests. The actors auctioned their stage gear after an ovation for their New ... Read more...

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The Sequel Trap: Which First Golmaal 3 or All The Best 2!The Sequel Trap: Which First Golmaal 3 or All The Best 2!


October 22nd, 2009 - 2:38 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Subhash K JhaThe comic director Rohit Shetty is caught in a tragic situation. Rohit Shetty quickly needs to decide if he wants to do the next Golmaal film or the sequel ... Read more...

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Alonso should not quit Liverpool for Real Madrid: Benitez


July 26th, 2009 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 26 (ANI): Liverpool manager Rafa Benitez has said Xabi Alonso should not quit the club for Spain's Real Madrid.Alonso, who is currently on a Far East tour with Liverpool, and ... Read more...

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Can Obama deliver on Palestine, Pakistani media asks


June 5th, 2009 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 5 (IANS) Can US President Barack Obama deliver on his pledge to pursue Palestinian statehood, editorials in two leading Pakistani English dailies wondered Friday, even as they lauded the ... Read more...

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Evan Lysacek Skates and Spins to Glory


March 27th, 2009 - 10:25 pm ICT by GD
Evan Lysacek got an ovation that started 10 seconds earlier before the music came to an end at the Staples Center on Thursday night. The last 10 seconds of music will ... Read more...

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Slumdog’s triumph: The importance of soft power (Comment)


February 24th, 2009 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
"Slumdog Millionaire", the quintessential underdog in this year's Oscars, has emerged as the unexpected winner with eight awards to its credit and the film - which is not an Indian film but ... Read more...

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