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Olympic cycling: Strombergs retains BMX gold medal


August 10th, 2012 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Latvia's Maris Strombergs became the first Olympian to retain a BMX title with victory in the men's final Friday.The double World Champion won the first ... Read more...

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Philips launches Xenium range of mobiles


September 7th, 2011 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Philips Wednesday launched its Xenium range of dual-SIM mobile handsets in India priced sub-Rs.10,000.The phones' power management technology reduces battry consumption, the company said."These highly ... Read more...

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Liam Neeson’s scene cut from Hangover II


April 11th, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Apr 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Director Todd Philips announced that his decision to enroll Nick to recast the scene done by Liam Neeson in Hangover II was because of a scheduling ... Read more...

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Spears wants to do film for Pillips, Apatow


February 12th, 2011 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 12 (IANS) Pop star Britney Spears, who made her movie debut in "Crossroads" in 2002, has revealed she is a big fan of filmmakers Todd Phillips and Judd Apatow ... Read more...

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Kids who use cell phones ‘5 times more likely to develop brain tumour’


February 1st, 2011 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 01 (ANI): Experts have claimed that Kids who use cell phones could be up to five times more likely to develop a brain tumour than adults.The potential risk could be ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Hangover 3: Ed Helms Rules Out The Possibility Of A Third Edition


January 28th, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
He cites that the director Todd Philips won’t let that happen. ‘The Hangover’ that hit theatres in 2009 made all the right noises delighting both the critics and masses and rattling ... Read more...

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Gadgets to watch out for at the CES 2011


January 5th, 2011 - 1:21 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Las Vegas, Jan 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The 2011 edition of the Consumer Electronics Show is being eagerly awaited.As with all the previous years, this year, there are several gadgets to look out ... Read more...

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Walmart’s Cyber Monday Deals Are Simply Irresistible!


November 28th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Those who are gearing up for the Cyber Monday deals would be delighted to know that Walmart, one of the topnotch US retailers has decided to ... Read more...

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‘Hangover 2′ director defends axing Gibson’s role


October 27th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 27 (AIN): 'The Hangover' director Todd Philips has praised Mel Gibson as an actor, but also justified the reason behind axing him from the sequel 'The Hangover 2'.Entertainment ... Read more...

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8 out of 10 Brits do not wake up properly until 10am


October 25th, 2010 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 25 (ANI): A study has revealed that Britons do not wake-up fully until around 10am every morning.Despite getting out of bed at an average time of 6.40am, eight in ten ... Read more...

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Display radiation risks, phone firms urged


October 10th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 10 (IANS) Scientists and pressure groups have urged mobile phone companies to display the possible radiation risks more prominently. Manuals for mobile phones tell users not to place devices ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Antiwar analyst linked to Wikileaks - Bradley E. Manning now being hailed as a hero


August 22nd, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Aug 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bradley E. Manning who leaked lots of confidential and classified documents relating to the Afghanistan war to Wikileaks, is now being hailed as a hero. ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Coppell Mayor Leaves Four Suicide Notes Before Killing Daughter And Shooting Herself


July 16th, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar July 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Coppell Mayor Jayne Peters who was found dead by police on Tuesday had apparently left 4 suicide notes before killing her teenage daughter and then shooting ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Brits say spouses cause them more stress than bosses!


June 28th, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 28 (ANI): For Britons, their bosses may not seem so hellish anymore as compared to their spouses, says a new research.While 58 percent find their 'better' halves more stressful, only ... Read more...

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Spouse can be more stressful than boss: British poll


June 28th, 2010 - 12:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 28 (IANS) Your spouse can be more stressful than your boss, says a new poll in Britain. As many as 58 percent of the people who took part in the poll ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Leech pulled out from a girl’s nose


April 16th, 2010 - 9:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Lima, Apr 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A big leech has been pulled out from the nose of a girl, who is suspected to have contracted it, when she was swimming in a ... Read more...

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Scorned ex-mistress hits back at Obama’s adviser with ‘cozy’ billboards


January 23rd, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 23 (ANI): A former lover of US President Barack Obama's adviser, Charles E. Phillips, has sought to settle scores with him for dumping her by posting billboards throughout America, ... Read more...

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35 is the new 40: Economic, healthcare stress sparking early middle age


January 12th, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 12 (ANI): Stress related to economy and healthcare are contributing towards an early onset of middle age, making 35 as the new 40, according to a new report.Research by the ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Hollywood Calling For Tiger Woods: Wanted For “Hangover” Sequel


December 21st, 2009 - 9:21 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Dec. 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Just like "every cloud", the Tiger Woods' scandals have come up with their own silver lining. The golfer's numerous affairs seem to have stirred a little ... Read more...

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Deane Sheremet Seeks Divorce From LeAnn Rimes


December 19th, 2009 - 7:14 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec.19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The recent news regarding the marital relation of Deane Sheremet with the actress and music artist LeAnn Rimes revealed that their marriage has failed. According to the ... Read more...

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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...

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Real life Brit cop strips for ‘Real Babes In Uniform’!


November 1st, 2009 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 01 (ANI): A woman who works for London's Met Police recently stripped for a raunchy photo-shoot for calendar 100% Real Babes In Uniform.Alix Philips joined other gorgeous women including Kristy ... Read more...

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Indian couple killed in fire in the US


September 15th, 2009 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, Sep 15 (IANS) An Indian couple, hailing from Kerala, were killed Monday in a fire that broke out in their home here. Sixty-nine year old P.Y. Philipose, a pastor, and his ... Read more...

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Philips starts making sex toys


September 3rd, 2009 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Sep 3 (DPA) Philips, the consumer electronics company which for decades has been a byword for Dutch solidity, announced in Berlin Thursday that it had begun manufacturing sex toys. Three electrical vibrators ... Read more...

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Pak student reveals his “mental torture” during detention in Britain


June 11th, 2009 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, June 11 (ANI): Tariqur Rehman, one of the 10 Pakistan students arrested by British officials in a country wide terror crackdown has returned to Pakistan.Talking to media persons upon his arrival ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Couples enjoy best sex after 4 years of togetherness


June 2nd, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 2 (ANI): Want to have great sex with your partner? Well, then wait for four years.That's the conclusion of a new survey which revealed that couples enjoy the best sex ... Read more...

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Helen Phillips is Biggest Loser Winner 2009


May 14th, 2009 - 12:06 am ICT by GD
Helen Philips, 48, retired retail manager and mother of two from Sterling Heights, Mich., took home $250,000 and a brand new confidence when she was announced the winner at the season finale ... Read more...

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Helen Philips sheds 140-pounds to become the biggest loser


May 13th, 2009 - 10:43 pm ICT by John Le Fevre
Helen Philips, a 47-year-old retired retail manager from Sterling Heights, MI, has been crowned The Biggest Loser and walked away with $US250,000 prize money after shedding a mammoth 54.47 percent of her ... Read more...

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Prince Philip’s Cameron gaffe during Obama’s meeting with the Queen


April 2nd, 2009 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 2 (ANI): Prince Philip made a gaffe when U.S. President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle met the Queen at Buckingham Palace.This was their first meeting, and both ... Read more...

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Now, an ”intelligent pill” that releases correct amount of medicine


November 12th, 2008 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 12 (ANI): An "intelligent pill, dubbed the "iPill", has been developed, which when taken releases the correct amount of medicine according to what the body needs.Designed by Philips, the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Prince Philips succumbs to call of nature at royal shooting party


November 3rd, 2008 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 3 (ANI): Prince Philip, who has a long history of provoking embarrassing moments, found himself in another jiffy after getting caught short on a shooting party.The 87-year-old royal was ... Read more...

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Now, a gadget that measures CPR quality for cardiac arrest sufferers


August 13th, 2008 - 5:09 am ICT by ANI
London, Aug 12 (ANI): Electronics company Philips has invented a gadget that can help a first aider measure the quality of Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) while administering it to a person suffering ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Smart specs may help the blind navigate without bumps


July 29th, 2008 - 11:32 am ICT by ANI
London, July 29 (ANI): Electronics company Philips is working on a pair of spectacles that that can provide audio signals to blind people to let them known what is happening around ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

TCS bags $100 mn deal with NXP


May 26th, 2008 - 9:19 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, May 26 (IANS) India's leading IT firm Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. (TCS) has signed a five-year contract worth $100 million with Dutch chip maker NXP Semiconductors B.V., founded by Philips. TCS ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Hakan Sukur is honing the Queens footie skills!


May 17th, 2008 - 5:01 pm ICT by admin
London, May 17 (ANI): Queen Elizabeth II ended her state visit to Turkey with a lesson in football from striker Hakan Sukur.The British monarch met the footballer when he gave a ... Read more...

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