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December 12th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 12 (IANS) Watch it. If you like it, you pay for it. If you don't, you get your money back! That's the offer made by an India-born doctor, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Assassination charge for White House shooter


November 18th, 2011 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 18 (IANS) A 21-year-old Hispanic man, who acquaintances say called Barack Obama "the anti-Christ", has been charged with trying to assassinate the president in a shooting incident ... Read more...

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Elton John pays tribute to Elizabeth Taylor


March 25th, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 25 (ANI): Sir Elton John has paid tribute to late Dame Elizabeth Taylor by dedicating a song to her on stage in Pennsylvania.John, 64, praised her at his concert in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Leafy greens ‘could help protect vascular health’


March 24th, 2011 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 24 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that patients suffering from vascular disorders might benefit from leafy greens as it could help increase the availability of nitric oxide (NO).Disorders of the circulatory ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

11yr Old Jordan Brown’s Superior Court Murder Appeal


January 28th, 2011 - 12:48 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) When Jordon Brown was arrested and charged as an adult for murder in the shooting death of his father's pregnant girlfriend, he was only eleven years old. A ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Stealers to face Packers in Super Bowl after 24-19 victory over Jets


January 24th, 2011 - 3:18 pm ICT by BNO News
PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA (BNO NEWS) -- The Pittsburgh Stealers on Sunday became the AFC champions after defeating the New York Jets 24-19, making their third Super Bowl appearance in the past six seasons, ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Taylor Lautner And Lily Collins: The Latest Hot Couple


November 5th, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The latest buzz say that the beautiful young daughter of Phil Collins, Lily Collins is dating the handsome "Twilight" star Taylor Lautner. Reports say that the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Storm Induced Duquesne Light Outage Could Last Through Saturday


September 24th, 2010 - 10:05 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A massive power outage in Pittsburgh has left over 82,000 holes without electricity after a storm knocked out the power over 48 hours ago. Much of those Duquesne ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Women facing baby blues process negative emotions differently


September 20th, 2010 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 20 (ANI): Your hormones have nothing to do with those recurring baby blues, for a new study has found that the brains of women with post-natal depression process negative emotions ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

America’s Got Talent: 10 Year Old Jackie Evancho Steals the Show


August 11th, 2010 - 12:55 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Aug 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Last night’s edition of the television reality/competition show ‘America’s Got Talent’ featured nothing but contestants who were a part of the YouTube auditions in which literally thousands ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

How hackers can ’snoop on private web sessions too’


July 26th, 2010 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 26 (ANI): Experts have identified how their web browser's 'private mode' setting is also vulnerable to hackers.Most web browsers offer a private mode, intended to leave no trace of surfing ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Aerosols can only temporary fix global warming’


July 19th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 19 (ANI): Injecting aerosols in the upper atmosphere is believed to be a method that can quickly counter global warming. However, this is not the case, new research reveals.In a ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Pattinson, Stewart thrill ‘Twilight’ fans with surprise appearance


July 8th, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 8 (ANI): 'Twilight' stars Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart surprised their fans at a cinema in California by showing up unexpectedly to introduce their new film.The stars celebrated the box ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Pilot Makes Emergency Landing As Dave Chappelle Behaves ‘Erratically’


July 5th, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Comedian Dave Chappelle is making headlines lately for a rather bizarre reason. A private flight carrying the comedy artist had to make an emergency landing after ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Now, lizard-like robot that ’swims’ through sand


June 26th, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 26 (ANI): Scientists have designed a lizard-like robot that can 'swim' through sand.The robot, which could help find people trapped in the loose debris resulting from an earthquake, is being ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Automatic secretary to help tame out-of-control inboxes


March 7th, 2010 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 7 (ANI): Techies have come up with a new planning tool that can help sort urgent messages in an overflowing inbox.Andrew Faulring and colleagues at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Skinput’ can turn your arm into a touchscreen!


March 2nd, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 2 (ANI): Annoyed with the tiny touchscreens on today's mobile devices? Well, your forearm can now solve that problem by becoming a part of a skin-based interface that effectively turns ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Giving a whack to silence ringing cellphone may soon be possible


January 14th, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 14 (ANI): Hate it when you fail to silence that ringing cell phone in a packed cinema? Well, next time, giving your phone a nice whack might just do the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Russell Crowe gets philanthropic on X-Mas


December 30th, 2009 - 12:48 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 29 (IANS) Hollywood actor Russell Crowe was full of Christmas cheer during the festive season and he handed a homeless man a plush coat to help keep out the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Russell Crowe gifts 21-gear high-tech bike to co-star Elizabeth Banks


November 9th, 2009 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 9 (ANI): Hollywood actor Russell Crowe was so eager to share his passion for cycling with co-star Elizabeth Banks that he bought her a state-of-the-art bike.The duo is playing ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Indian players make a mark in game of baseball in US


November 5th, 2009 - 10:30 pm ICT by ANI
Hothpur (Uttar Pradesh), Nov 5 (ANI): Rinku Singh and Dinesh Patel hailing from two obscure places in Uttar Pradesh have made India proud by excelling as the first ever Indian baseball players ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Using cheap hardware to build electric cars may lead to short commutes


October 31st, 2009 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 31 (ANI): A new project is aiming to use the cheapest hardware possible to build electric vehicles good enough for short commutes."Let's use the cheapest hardware possible by making the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Russell Crowe, Elizabeth Banks survive on-set car accident


October 16th, 2009 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 16 (ANI): Actors Russell Crowe and Elizabeth Banks were close to getting injured when a fire engine crashed into a van the stars were filming in.The two stars are ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Russell Crowe escapes unscathed in car accident


October 16th, 2009 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 15 (IANS) Hollywood actors Russell Crowe and Elizabeth Banks escaped injury Wednesday when a fire engine crashed into a van the stars were filming in. The pair is shooting new ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

G7 holds fast on government support for world economy (Roundup)


October 4th, 2009 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
By Chris Cermak Istanbul, Oct 3 (DPA) The world's seven leading industrial nations Saturday committed to keeping in place massive government support measures as the the global economy struggles to recover from its ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

G7 finance ministers meet in shadow of larger G20


October 3rd, 2009 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
Istanbul, Oct 3 (DPA) Finance ministers and central bank heads from the world's seven major industrial powers were meeting Saturday, less than two weeks after being relegated to a side role in ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Manmohan Singh returns home after attending G20


September 27th, 2009 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh returned back to India on Sunday morning after attending the two-day G20 Summit in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.US President Barack Obama hosted ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Oz PM meets Dr. Singh to apprise him of action taken against racist attackers


September 27th, 2009 - 11:52 am ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sep 27 (ANI): Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd met his India counterpart Dr. Manmohan Singh to discuss the recent violent attacks against Indian students studying in Australia, and also to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

World leaders commit to future G20, curbing bank bonuses (Roundup)


September 26th, 2009 - 1:02 am ICT by IANS
Pittsburgh, Sep 25 (DPA) World leaders of the Group of 20 (G20) agreed Friday that the bloc of advanced and emerging countries will permanently replace the long-standing Group of Eight (G8) ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

India has a ‘lot at stake’ at G20 summit


September 25th, 2009 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Arvind Padmanabhan Pittsburgh (Pennsylvania), Sep 25 (IANS) A two-day summit of leaders of 20 leading global economies opened here amid calls by developing countries such as India to have a key ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Police disperse protestors with tear gas in Pittsburgh


September 25th, 2009 - 5:27 am ICT by IANS
Pittsburgh, Sep 25 (DPA) Police in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Thursday used tear gas to disperse dozens of demonstrators gathered to protest the Group of 20 summit, media reports said. Nearly 500 marchers, carrying anti-capitalist ... Read more...

Posted in World |

World waited too long to fix problems: Sarkozy


September 24th, 2009 - 5:14 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 24 (DPA) French President Nicolas Sarkozy told the UN General Assembly Wednesday that it had waited "too long" to find solutions for problems like climate change, excesses in the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

From a receding glacier, an SOS to the world


September 22nd, 2009 - 8:49 am ICT by IANS
By Joydeep Gupta Rohtang (Himachal Pradesh), Sep 22 (IANS) From a ridge atop the fast receding Rohtang glacier, renowned filmmaker Shekhar Kapur Tuesday made a plea to the world - Fight global warming ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

US says differences in global climate talks narrowing


September 19th, 2009 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 19 (DPA) The United States' top climate official said there had been a "narrowing of differences" after a meeting of the world's 17 top polluters that are critical to reaching ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

EU summit targets India, China on G20 climate financing


September 18th, 2009 - 8:16 am ICT by IANS
Brussels, Sep 18 (DPA) The European Union (EU) has challenged rising powers India and China to brake their soaring greenhouse gas emissions in return for Western financial support. "We need to make ... Read more...

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