perils

Kareena finds it tough to handle rigours of being an actress


September 13th, 2012 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 13 (IANS) A simple girl at heart, Kareena Kapoor has to play an opposite role as an actress - she has an arduous task of looking glamorous ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Balika Vadhu’ puts forth reality well: Farida Jalal


May 12th, 2012 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 12 (IANS) Veteran actress Farida Jalal is proud of her association with "Balika Vadhu", the tele-serial which is nearing 1,000 episodes. She says the show is different for ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Cult religion, parenting & art on book shelf (IANS Books This Week)


March 31st, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) The book cart is light and moving this weekend - bringing out the diverse essence of the region. Browse with IANS....Book: "Marathon Baba"; Written by ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Mamata to lead rally against illegal liquor Dec 30


December 23rd, 2011 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 22 (IANS) Days after West Bengal's worst hooch tragedy, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will lead a rally from central Kolkata's College Square Dec 30 to spread social ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Happily unmarried and living in at 50 (Feature, With Images)


December 18th, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) Shekhar Malhotra had been living an extremely isolated, morbid life as a single for two years, but five days changed it all. Five eventful days ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Skinny women have low fertility


October 23rd, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 23 (IANS) Being too skinny is far worse for women than being too fat when trying for a baby.A study found that such women are less likely to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Wall Street protests taking on a political hue


October 23rd, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 23 (IANS) With the 2012 election scene warming up, the snowballing wall street protests against corporate greed are slowly but surely taking on a political hue as ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

‘Why was Team Anna silent on RTI activist’s murder?’


September 11th, 2011 - 11:25 am ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Sep 11 (IANS) The family of RTI activist and India Against Corruption's Madhya Pradesh chapter head Shehla Masood, who was killed here last month, feels the probe into ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

True romance has vanished from Bollywood: Director


August 22nd, 2011 - 10:23 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) In his directorial debut "Pyaar Ka Punchnama", Luv Ranjan narrated the perils of falling in love. But his next will be a typical romantic saga ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Amitabh refrains from personal comments on ‘Aarakshan’


June 13th, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) Big B is playing safe! To avoid any controversies, the megastar refused to pass any personal comment on the issue of caste-based reservations in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

We face an historic opportunity in Mideast: Obama


May 20th, 2011 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 19 (IANS) Laying out his vision for America's role in the Middle East, President Barack Obama Thursday pledged US support for fledgling democracies across the region, saying: ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Statistical methods ‘can help us avoid counterfeit goods on Internet’


March 14th, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 14 (ANI): Statisticians say that consumers should know the true perils of purchasing artwork or luxury goods on the Internet.Currently the operators of Internet auction sites are not required ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Pak’s defence budget pales in comparison to India’s, says spokesman


March 14th, 2011 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 14(ANI): Pakistan Army spokesman Major General Athar Abbas has said his country is allocating only four billion dollars to defence whereas India's defence budget is 36 billion dollars.Talking to a ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Mubarak stand: Intelligence failure or a deal gone awry?


February 11th, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 11 (IANS) The embattled Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's "shocking" refusal to resign as widely anticipated has set off another round of speculation: Was it a major intelligence failure ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Andy Flower warns his players of IPL pitfalls


January 9th, 2011 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 9 (IANS) England team director Andy Flower Sunday warned his players about the perils of taking part in the Indian Premier League (IPL), saying the hectic scheduling of the cash-rich ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

China announces 410mn-dollar assistance for Pakistan flood victims


December 18th, 2010 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 18 (ANI): China has announced a ten-million-dollar grant for the citizens compensation programme for Pakistan flood victims, and a 400-million-dollar concession loan to help meet their needs.Speaking at the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Russian squirrel’s anti alcoholism ad goes viral on the Internet


December 5th, 2010 - 10:09 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Moscow, Dec 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Russian campaign against alcoholism has got a major boost in the arm because their advertisement featuring a squirrel went viral on the internet. Fortunately the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Tamils want refugee centre in SE Asia to stop human smuggling


November 5th, 2010 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Nov 5 (IANS) The Sri Lankan Tamil diaspora here has urged Canada and Australia, which are struggling to stop illegal refugees or so-called boat people from Sri Lanka, to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Indian boxers want to be educated on perils of doping


October 20th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Seven Indian boxers won medals at the Commonwealth Games and they feel the sport will prosper more if they get adequate medical knowledge to keep themselves away ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Honda Launches Compact Fit Hybrid, Takes On Toyota


October 11th, 2010 - 6:32 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 11, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The Fit subcompact model from Honda saw a hybrid version being unveiled last Friday. This particular model is likely to become the most inexpensive ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Australian swimmer Leisel excited about Commonwealth Games


September 3rd, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 3 (IANS) Champion swimmer Leisel Jones of Australia is more excited than apprehensive about competing in the Oct 3-14 Commonwealth Games because she feels that last minute work is not ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Stephen Hawking, Asserts That Humankind Must Abandon The Earth And Colonize The Space For Long-Standing Survival


August 14th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 14, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Stephen Hawking happens to be a respected and distinguished British scientist. He discharged a warning on Monday to humankind that the solitary route for ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Boat made of plastic bottles completes Pacific tour


July 26th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 26 (ANI): The Plastiki, a boat made out of 12,500 recycled plastic bottles, completed its tour after it docked at the Sydney Harbour.The boat spent four difficult months crossing the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Journey From Italy To China In Driverless Vehicles To Be Tested


July 21st, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 21, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A squad of Italian engineers on Tuesday initiated something, which has the potential to be ground-breaking. This something has been labeled as the lengthiest-ever ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Battle-weary Nepal PM finally calls it a day (Second Lead)


June 30th, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, June 30 (IANS) After resisting a year-long fierce battle by the Maoists to topple his coalition government, Nepal's battle-weary Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal finally announced his resignation Wednesday in a ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Jessica Watson Returns After 210 Days At Sea


May 16th, 2010 - 7:06 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Sydney, Australia, May 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jessica Watson is going down in history, for at least quite some time to come, as the youngest person to have sailed around the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment, Uncategorized |

Ramdev asks pot-bellied journalists to take up yoga (Lead)


April 30th, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 30 (IANS) Yoga guru Baba Ramdev Friday tempted portly, pot-bellied journalists to wake up to the wonders of yoga. Ramdev, who was in Goa to participate in a four-day yoga camp, ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Ramdev asks pot-bellied journalists to take up yoga


April 30th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 30 (IANS) Yoga guru Baba Ramdev Friday tempted portly, pot-bellied journalists in Goa to wake up to the wonders of yoga. Ramdev, who was in Goa to participate in a four-day ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

‘Reefer Madness’ the 75th Anniversary Ultimate Collectors Edition


April 20th, 2010 - 9:58 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 20, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): ‘Reefer Madness’ the 75th Anniversary Ultimate Collectors Edition is here. ‘Reefer Madness’ is a 1936 American exploitation film that will release on Tuesday. It is ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Apartment’: on perils of sharing room with strangers


April 18th, 2010 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 18 (IANS) Director Jagmohan Mundhra, who has always portrayed real-life issues in his film, is now making "Apartment" on the risks of sharing apartment with strangers, a common phenomenon ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Phil Harris - captain of Deadliest Catch dies


February 11th, 2010 - 8:58 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Alaska, Feb 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Phil Harris who was the captain of ‘Cornelia Marie’ fishing boat has died. He died from the complications due to a stroke. He was just 53 ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Phil Harris - captain of ‘Cornelia Marie’ featured on Deadliest Catch has died


February 11th, 2010 - 12:15 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Alaska, Feb 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The captain of ‘Cornelia Marie’ fishing boat – Phil Harris has died. His fishing boat Cornelia Marie gets featured on Discovery's ‘Deadliest Catch’. Harris has ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

RSS chief quotes Hollywood film to explain climate change


February 3rd, 2010 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 3 (IANS) Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat is in sync with Hollywood. He tried to explain the perils of climate change using the recent Hollywood blockbuster "2012" as ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Shimla hosts Mahatma Gandhi photo exhibition


January 31st, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Shimla, Jan 31 (ANI): A state-run museum Shimla has mounted an exhibition of rare photographs of Mahatma Gandhi to pay homage to the country's iconic freedom fighter on his 62nd death anniversary ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Danny Boyle wants to return to theatre


January 22nd, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 22 (ANI): 'Slumdog Millionaire' director Danny Boyle is set to return to theatre work - 15 years after he turned his back on it.Boyle, 53, has wanted to revive ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

« Previous Entries

Subscribe