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Russian apex court rejects man’s claim to Vatican


August 9th, 2012 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 9 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Russian Supreme Court has overturned an appeal from a Russian who urged the country's judiciary to recognise his ownership of the Vatican."The court has ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Women can be more promiscuous than men


May 19th, 2012 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
London, May 19 (IANS) A new study has suggested that when it comes to being sexually unfaithful while being away from home, women tend to rack up more lovers than ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Unseen Jobs’ interview to be released


April 28th, 2012 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 28 (IANS) A never-before-seen interview with Apple founder Steve Jobs will premiere next month. In the interview, Jobs speaks about how he pulled off a prank call to ... Read more...

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Italy’s Nanni Moretti named Cannes president


January 21st, 2012 - 5:02 am ICT by IANS
Cannes, Jan 21 (IANS/AKI) Italian director Nanni Moretti has been named president of the jury at the 65th Cannes Film Festival to be held in May."As a spectator, fortunately I ... Read more...

Posted in World |

LA Auxiliary Bishop Gabino Zavala resigns after revealing that he fathered 2 children


January 5th, 2012 - 12:43 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Jan 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Vatican has confirmed that Los Angeles Auxiliary Bishop Gabino Zavala has resigned. The statement failed to state the reasons for the resignation but several ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra gives a performance for plants


March 24th, 2011 - 7:33 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Mar 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra has given a performance to a rare audience - plants.The performance was on the request of a shopping channel to test the hypothesis ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Nicole Kidman’s relatives are among largest landowners in the world


March 10th, 2011 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 10 (ANI): Actress Nicole Kidman's relatives are reportedly among the largest landowners, with Australian farming company Kidman Holdings believed to be the eighth biggest in the world.The research ranks ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

PML-N playing double game to save govt. in Punjab: JUI-F chief


January 25th, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 25 (ANI): Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman has alleged that the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has been playing a double game to save the Punjab government.The Daily ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

‘Bullitt’ director Peter Yates dies aged 81


January 11th, 2011 - 11:55 am ICT by ANI
London, Jan 11 (ANI): British filmmaker Peter Yates passed away in London on Sunday following an illness. He was 81.He left behind his wife Virginia Pope, a son and a daughter, reports ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

2010 best year ever for me: Susan Boyle (Lead)


December 26th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 26 (IANS) If 2009 made her a star, Scottish singing sensation Susan Boyle says 2010 is the year she came of age.What could be termed a fairytale rise to fame, ... Read more...

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2010 best year ever for Susan Boyle


December 26th, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 26 (IANS) If 2009 made her a star, Scottish singing sensation says 2010 is the year she came of age.What could be termed a fairytale rise to fame, in 2010, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Susan Boyle Wants To Be As Famous As ‘The Beatles’!


November 27th, 2010 - 11:11 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Performing with Pontiff and meeting Macca are “up there” on Boyle’s wishlist. According to her, meeting the Pope was more of a spiritual journey. Meeting Sir Paul would also be spiritual ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Susan Boyle wants to be ‘as big as The Beatles’


November 26th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 26 (ANI): Singing sensation Susan Boyle says she wants to be as big as The Beatles and desires to play together with Sir Paul McCartney.Despite becoming the only artist ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

IAS urges Pope to strongly support condom use


November 24th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 24 (ANI): Following Pope's comments that condom use could, in specific circumstances, be acceptable, the International AIDS Society (IAS) has urged him and the Catholic Church to come out clearly ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Woman Attacks 2 in Dallas With High Heeled Shoe


November 3rd, 2010 - 1:18 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A woman brandishing a high heel shoe, and a partner allegedly attacked another woman in the Old East Dallas area, possibly disfiguring her face, before moving on to ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Shoe Attack in Dallas leaves a woman injured


November 3rd, 2010 - 1:10 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Dallas, Nov 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A woman was left almost blind in one eye when she was attacked by a woman wielding high heel shoes. The incident happened early in Monday and ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

‘The Simpsons’ are not Catholic, say producers


October 22nd, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 22 (ANI): Producers of animated television series 'The Simpsons' have clarified that the animated family is not Catholic.The clarification comes after the Pope's official newspaper, the L'Osservatore Romano, stated that ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Church of England branded ‘fascist’ and ‘vindictive’


October 17th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 17 (ANI): An Anglican bishop slammed his Church, branding it 'vicious' and 'fascist', while explaining his decision to defect to the Roman Catholic Church. The Rt Rev John Broadhurst, the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Queen’s top bodyguard suspended after gunshot blunder


September 26th, 2010 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 26 (ANI): The Queen's top bodyguard has been suspended from duty after accidentally firing a shot inside the royal palace.The loaded gun went off as SAS-trained Ian Boyes was ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Susan Boyle bombarded with crank calls from obsessed fan


September 20th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 20 (ANI): Scottish singer Susan Boyle has been having a harrowing time with an obsessed fan bombarding her with crank calls all day and all night.Boyle, 49, who sang ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Vatican’s astronomer says he’d love to ‘baptise an alien’


September 18th, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 18 (ANI): An astronomer of the Vatican has said that he would love to "baptise an alien", but admitted that the chances of encountering intelligent life forms outside the Earth, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Wayne Rooney is a sex addict, says leading therapist


September 9th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 9 (ANI): Wayne Rooney's hooker romps are a classic symptom of sex addiction, says psychotherapist Steven Pope.Steven Pope, 53, who has cured other wayward football stars, offered to help stop ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Singer Susan Boyle all set to sing for the Pope


August 26th, 2010 - 12:13 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Susan Boyle, the woman who captivated audience with her performance with the songs “I Dreamed a Dream” and “Les Miserables” is billed to sing for ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Susan Boyle to sing for Pope


August 25th, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 25 (ANI): Susan Boyle is all set to sing in front of the Pope next month, in a performance which will be beamed to a billion people.The devout Catholic will ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Rome diocese asks gay priests to come out


July 24th, 2010 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
Rome, July 24 (IANS/AKI) The Catholic diocese of Rome has asked homosexual priests to "come out" because their behaviour "slings mud on others". The Vicar of Rome - the office that governs the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Berlusconi embarrasses Spanish PM by walking out of press conference


June 11th, 2010 - 12:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 11 (ANI): Silvio Berlusconi is known for his diplomatic gaffes, so this one doesn't really come as a surprise. This time, the victim was Spain's prime minister, Jose Luis Zapatero.Berlusconi ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Vatican asks Susan Boyle to sing for saint Padre Pio


May 23rd, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 23 (ANI): Scottish singing sensation Susan Boyle has been asked by the Vatican to sing at a special tribute to its most revered saint, Capuchin monk Padre Pio.Last month, Father ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Pope says that biggest threat is ’sin within the church’


May 12th, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Lisbon, May 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Pope said on Tuesday that the sex abuse scandal that has rocked the church should make the leaders acknowledge that the biggest threat comes from ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Sex abuser Priest - Father Peter Hullermann suspended


March 17th, 2010 - 12:22 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Vatican City, Mar 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) German priest Father Peter Hullermann was convicted in 1986 on charges of molesting boys, and now he has been suspended, as he broke a rule that ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Vatican in the midst of a gay sex scandal


March 6th, 2010 - 1:27 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Vatican City, Mar 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Vatican has now been embarrassed by a gay sex scandal. According to reports, a member of the Pope’s inner circle is the nucleus of the ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Two million people set to see Shroud of Turin


February 18th, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Turin (Italy), Feb 18(ANI): Some two million people are expected to view the Holy Shroud of the Cathedral of Turin, the purported burial cloth of Jesus Christ, when it goes on public ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Harry Knox Faces Opposition From Republicans For His Comments On Pope


February 6th, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Washington D.C., Feb 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Harry Knox, who has been appointed as an official for Human Rights Campaign has once again been subject to criticism for hurting the religious ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Indiana couple charged with interstate prostitution conspiracy


February 4th, 2010 - 4:14 am ICT by BNO News
PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND (BNO NEWS) – An Indiana couple on Wednesday was charged with transporting an individual across state lines to engage in prostitution, prosecutors said.According to the Indictment, Nathan G. Pope ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Susan Boyle lined-up to sing for Pope


January 30th, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 30 (ANI): Susan Boyle would be singing for the Pope when he visits Scotland in September.Simon Cowell's brother Tony, 59, a close friend of Susan, said 'The Britain's Got Talent' ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Vatican criticises Avatar for promoting pantheism


January 13th, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 13 (ANI): The Vatican has criticised James Cameron's 3-D blockbuster 'Avatar' for promoting pantheism.The Vatican newspaper and radio station have lambasted the film for flirting with the idea that worship ... Read more...

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