place of origin

Argentine province offers prostitutes airfare to go home

July 24th, 2012 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, July 24 (IANS/EFE) The central Argentine province of Cordoba is offering prostitutes airfare to return home, even to other countries, after passing a law to close brothels as ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Chinese disappointed with beauty queens

July 18th, 2012 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 18 (IANS) Three winners of a beauty pageant in Chongqing, one of the largest cities in China, have failed to convince web users, who said the winners were ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Forest trees retain memories of their origin

July 12th, 2011 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 12 (IANS) Trees may not be all that different from humans when it comes to certain memories about their origins. And they could, therefore, respond to stress situations ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Delhi MP for relocation of street children

April 29th, 2011 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) Congress MP Sandeep Dikshit Friday said an inter-state effort was needed to relocate over 50,000 children living on the capital's streets.A report prepared by NGO ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New finding may have implications for schizophrenia, autism

February 10th, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): A surprising mechanism that controls brain formation has been unveiled by a study from The Scripps Research Institute.The findings have implications for understanding a host of diseases, including ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Rihanna’s Reb’l Fleur Perfume Inspired By Childhood Memories

January 8th, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Abiding by the age old celebrity trend, Rihanna also launched her very own signature perfume, in collaboration with Parlux Fragrances Inc. Her fragrance entitled as Reb'l ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Madhya Pradesh Congress protests Sudarshan’s remarks

November 12th, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Nov 12 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh Congress leaders finally woke up and came out on to the roads here Friday to protest against the derogatory remarks made by former Rashtriya Swayamsevak ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Ice cream triggers emotions of its place of origin

August 23rd, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 23 (ANI): The next time you order an American ice cream, get ready to feel like a busy bee, for a new survey has revealed that these chilled sweet treats ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Helicopter On A Salvage Mission Salvages Three Marooned Individuals On An Alaskan Glacier

August 11th, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, August 11, 2010 (Just Flashed): Three individuals had been marooned on an Alaskan glacier for two days on account of the collapse of their tiny jet, which was being utilized for ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Robin Hood was a Yorkshireman, claims Russell Crowe

May 18th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 18 (ANI): According to Russell Crowe, Robin Hood was a Yorkshireman.While talking about his role in the new epic Robin Hood, the New Zealand born Oscar winner said he ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Sandra Bullock To Commence A New Existence With Her Adopted Baby

May 1st, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 1, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The actress Sandra Bullock, winner of the Academy Award for Best Actress this year, is apparently relocating to New Orleans to initiate a fresh existence ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Tiger Woods Supposedly In A Newly Filmed Nike Commercial

March 29th, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
March 29, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): When the news bulletins were telecast in the latter part of the preceding year that pertained to the matrimonial unfaithfulness of Tiger Woods, the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

India sends most students to US as Americans look to India (Second Lead)

November 17th, 2009 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 17 (IANS) India sent over 103,000 students to the US in 2008-09, the maximum number from any country, a new survey said. At the same time, India became one of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Indian diaspora helps shape the Caribbean: Minister

August 19th, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Paras Ramoutar Port-of-Spain, Aug 19 (IANS) The Indian diaspora has an unquestionable commitment and concern towards the development of the Caribbean countries in which they stay and to the region as a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Traditional Paithani saris maintaining its golden legacy in contemporary India

December 19th, 2008 - 8:11 pm ICT by ANI
By Abdul Hadi Aurangabad (Maharashtra), Dec.19 (ANI): Traditional Paithani saris that were once patronized by the royalty, have continued to maintain its charm among the women in contemporary India. Paithani saris are ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Ringing of star leads astronomers to find its birthplace

April 16th, 2008 - 12:40 pm ICT by admin
Munich, April 16 (ANI): A team of astronomers using ESOs (European Southern Observatory) 3.6-m telescope have studied the ringing of a planet-harbouring star, and have thus found its place of origin. ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Goa’s feni may get geographical indication status

March 31st, 2008 - 5:56 pm ICT by admin
Panaji, March 31 (IANS) The Goa government and feni manufacturers are intensifying their efforts to get geographical indication (GI) status for the liquor brewed locally from cashew apple and coconut tree sap. ... Read more...

Posted in Business |