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$8-mn iPad 2 features dinosaur bone


July 30th, 2011 - 5:56 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Stuart Hughes, British designer of exclusive gadgets, encrusted an iPad 2 with diamonds, gold and shards of real dinosaur bone and has put it up ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Earth’s value: 3,000 trillion pounds


February 28th, 2011 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 28 (IANS) A scientist has thought up of a formula to calculate the worth of planet Earth and has valued it at 3,000 trillion pounds. Astrophysicist Greg Laughlin came up ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Costly China-made liquor pushes Chinese to foreign markets


February 20th, 2011 - 10:36 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 20 (IANS) Many Chinese fond of alcohol are preferring to buy China-made liquor from foreign lands instead of their native country due to relative high cost in local markets. ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Singaporeans donate bras for poor, deprived women


January 6th, 2011 - 10:15 am ICT by IANS
Singapore, Jan 6 (IANS) A Singaporean website dealing with women's issues has collected over 10,000 bras donated by people to give to poor and underprivileged women in slums and orphanages.The website Cozycot ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Robert Pattinson Feels Christmas Is Stupid!


December 22nd, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Robert Pattinson does not like Christmas but not because of the fact that he will not get to spend the day with his rumored girlfriend Kristen Stewart. In fact we ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Demand for designer lamps rises in Hyderabad ahead of Diwali


October 27th, 2010 - 7:23 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Oct. 27 (ANI): The demand for designer lamps has risen here in the run-up to the festival of lights - Diwali.People, who are engaged in the sale of designer lamps and ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Women put up for sale to stop female trafficking in Tel Aviv


October 22nd, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 22 (ANI): In a bid to draw attention to female trafficking in Tel Aviv, Israel, around fifteen women were put up for sale in a shopping mall of the country.The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Oz charity stores offering pre-loved wedding dresses hit among couples


September 27th, 2010 - 3:53 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sep 27 (ANI): Charity stores offering cheaper wedding gowns for the bride-to-be are becoming a huge hit among the couples who opts for cheaper weddings.St Vincent de Paul and the Salvation ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

UAE officials inspect shops


August 18th, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 18 (IANS/WAM) Shops selling vegetables, meat and fish in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) were paid surprise visits by food inspectors, and anyone who failed to comply with preset government ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

8 out of 10 Brit women remove price tags from new clothes to fool their partners


August 14th, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 14 (ANI): An astonishing eight in ten British women admit regularly ripping the price tag off newly-purchased items to hide the true cost from their partners.Lynsey Walden of Gocompare.com ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Chelsea Clinton’s Wedding Price Tag: $2 Million


July 23rd, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Chelsea Clinton and Marc Mezvinsky are all set to be married on July 31, reportedly in the small village of Upstate New York called Rhineback. Surrounded ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Several trade unions come together to protest hike in prices


March 5th, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 5 (ANI): Activists and supporters of various trade unions converged in the national capital to protest against soaring prices and even volunteered for Jail Bhaaro Andolan (court arrest) ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Jamdani saris a big hit at India International Trade Fair


November 20th, 2009 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) Jamdani saris are known for their fine texture, elegant colours and their steep price tags - but visitors to the ongoing India International Trade Fair nevertheless flocked ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Spend time with family to beat financial stress


November 15th, 2009 - 11:13 am ICT by ANI
Washington, November 15 (ANI): Spending quality time with your kids and family is a good way to deal with financial stress, according to a new study.Martha Wadsworth, associate professor of psychology at ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

‘Aayirathil Oruvan’ for Republic Day


October 28th, 2009 - 6:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Earlier, it was reported that Selvaraghavan's magnum opus "Aayirathil Oruvan' is sure to hit screens for Christmas. But again, the inner sources from film's crew have revealed that the release will ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Designer earthen lamps catch people’s fancy in Hyderabad


October 15th, 2009 - 7:07 pm ICT by ANI
By Jyoti NaiduHyderabad, Oct 15 (ANI): Diwali shoppers here are thronging markets to buy designer earthen lamps called 'Diyas', to light up their homes during the festival.Of course, with the ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

German pistols being sold on Afghan, Pakistan black markets


October 11th, 2009 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg/Kabul, Oct 11 (DPA) German military pistols are being sold on the black market in Afghanistan and Pakistan, German NDR radio reported Sunday. Weapons belonging to a German shipment of 10,000 pistols intended ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

West Bengal artists make traditional ornaments for Goddess Durga


September 24th, 2009 - 10:37 pm ICT by ANI
Siliguri, Sep 23(ANI): To decorate the idols of Goddess Durga, members belonging to a particular artistic community in Siliguri are these days engrossed in creating traditional ornaments called 'Dak Shaj' used extensively ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Money can’t buy you a good team, says Arsenal striker Van Persie


September 12th, 2009 - 4:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 12 (ANI): Taking a swipe on Manchester City's big spending this season, Arsenal striker Robin Van Persie has said that money can't buy you a team.Arsenal visits Eastlands ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Dell launches ultra-thin laptop computer


March 18th, 2009 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, March 18 (Xinhua) Dell has officially launched a high-end laptop computer which the company said is the thinnest in the world. The laptop is the first product under Dell's Adamo brand. ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

No dog’s life for these canines


February 10th, 2009 - 10:02 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 10 (IANS) They are no 'slumdogs' but 'millionaires' in their own right. Being man's best friend is working well for some dogs these days. Carrying price tags that match up to ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

General Motors Corporation launches automatic Chevrolet Captiva in India


January 24th, 2009 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 24 (ANI): Indian unit of General Motors Corporation (GM Corp), which has two assembly plants in the country, launched a four-wheel drive, automatic transmission Chevrolet Captiva in New ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Inflation hits the dead too in Bhopal


June 24th, 2008 - 9:01 pm ICT by ANI
Bhopal, June 24 (ANI): Price rise has hit the dead too in Bhopal as the inflation has made good required for last rites at crematoriums beyond the reach of common man. ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Pakistan searches for solution to power shortages


April 6th, 2008 - 9:33 am ICT by admin
By Mick Elmore Islamabad, April 6 (DPA) Pakistan's electricity production was nearly 3,000 megawatts short of demand in March. The country made up the difference by turning off lights, and everything else, for ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Tourists can tune in with Time Out in luxury cabs


April 5th, 2008 - 11:56 am ICT by admin
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) Business travellers and other tourists from abroad will soon have a ready reckoner on the entertainment hotspots in Indian metros. Time Out, a leading lifestyle ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Prince Charles charges a princely charge to sell his green ware!


March 18th, 2008 - 1:27 pm ICT by admin
London, Mar 18 (ANI): Buying stuff at Prince Charles new store is set to be a costly affair for shoppers.The Prince of Wales new organic store has shelves stocked with things ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

BCCI will determine u-19 players’ IPL price


February 24th, 2008 - 8:24 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) The Indian cricket board will determine the Indian Premier League (IPL) price of the under-19 players after the World Cup now on in Malaysia so that they ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

IPL the new mantra for domestic cricketers


February 23rd, 2008 - 6:01 pm ICT by admin
By Avishek Roy New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Ricky Ponting is aghast and Andrew Symonds is stunned by their Indian Premier League price tags, but for India's domestic cricketers the showbiz event is ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

IIT boffins create supersticky reusable adhesive


November 14th, 2007 - 2:05 am ICT by admin
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Posted in Sci-Tech |

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