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New force can propel asteroids onto earth’s path


June 4th, 2012 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 4 (IANS) You might not be safe from asteroid hits even if state-of-the-art NASA tracking systems are in place, because the 'Yarkovsky effect' can force these objects out ... Read more...

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Surname doesn’t matter, good work does: Arjun Kapoor


June 2nd, 2012 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 2 (IANS) Filmmaker Boney Kapoor's son Arjun, whose debut film "Ishaqzaade" has received acclaim from audiences and critics alike, believes that a star surname is not the ... Read more...

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Scientist unravels how HIV hijacks body defences


January 1st, 2012 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 1 (IANS) An American scientist has unravelled how the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) appropriates the body's own defences to promote AIDS, a discovery that could help curb its ... Read more...

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Big Bash could affect Test team’s preparations: Inverarity


December 21st, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 21 (IANS) Australia's chief cricket selector John Inverarity admitted that the Big Bash Twenty20 could compromise the preparation of players vying for a Test team berth this summer.The ... Read more...

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Hayden picks up stakes in Brisbane Heat


July 26th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, July 26 (IANS) Former Australian batsman Matthew Hayden picked up equity in Brisbane Heat Twenty20 franchise, for whom he turns out as a player in the inaugural season of ... Read more...

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Pak, US must avoid Davis-like incidents to remain allies in war on terror: Zardari


March 6th, 2011 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 6(ANI): President Asif Ali Zardari has said if Pakistan and the United States are to work together against terrorism, both nations must avoid "political incidents" like the Raymond Davis case. ... Read more...

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Brit drug dealer to sue cops for revealing his identity to neighbours


February 15th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 15 (ANI): A Brit drug dealer is set to take legal action against cops for "humiliating" him by telling neighbours he had been jailed.Police put Luke Walsh-Pinnock's mugshot on a ... Read more...

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2G spectrum scam: CPI-M seeks action against defaulting firms


November 21st, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Sunday called for action against companies which had acquired 2G spectrum by "illegal means" and said that the licences of ... Read more...

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Several Cities Across USA Ban Teenage Trick-or-Treating


October 25th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 25, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Trick or treating, considered to be a part of the fun ritual during Halloween is in for some cuts too. A number of cities ... Read more...

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American Samoa Police Officer Shot Dead Outside Court Building


July 24th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The citizens of Pago Pago, American Samoa, were shocked to hear the news of a veteran police officer being shot by a man who attended a ... Read more...

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MJ’s tomb defaced with hidden messages by vandals


July 14th, 2010 - 3:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 14 (ANI): Late King of Pop Michael Jackson's tomb has been ruined by a group of vandals, who have marked the walls of the singer's mausoleum with hidden messages ... Read more...

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Fans deface Michael Jackson’s tomb with ink


July 13th, 2010 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 13 (IANS) Fans of late Pop star Michael Jackson have defaced his tomb in California with tributes in permanent ink. Jackson was buried at the Forest Lawn Cemetery memorial in ... Read more...

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ICC applauds Pak-Australia series as a triumph of cricket spirit


July 12th, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, July 12 (ANI): The ICC today welcomed the initiative currently underway in England as Pakistan hosts Australia in a two-Test series beginning on Tuesday at Lord's. With international matches not currently ... Read more...

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Tensions Rise After 15 Year Old Mexican Shot by Border Patrol


June 10th, 2010 - 1:01 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
The authorities in Mexico are expressing their rage at the shooting of a fifteen year old Mexican high school student who was killed by fire coming from a US Border Patrol Agent ... Read more...

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Where clocks have frozen in remembrance of Ataturk (IANS Travel - With Images)


May 25th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Ranjana Narayan Istanbul, May 25 (IANS) That was the bed he spent his last moments on, the glass cabinet full of medicine bottles stands just as it did then, and the clocks ... Read more...

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US must push Pak to deal ‘unambiguously’ with terrorists targeting India, world: Curtis


May 5th, 2010 - 6:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 5 (ANI): Even though Faisal Shehzad, who has been accused of plotting the failed Times Square bombing, has claimed that he was acting 'alone' and not on behalf of any ... Read more...

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Cardiovascular disease mortality in China to rise by 73 percent by 2030


May 5th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 5 (ANI): Researchers have projected that aging, smoking, high blood pressure and other risk factors will increase annual heart disease and stroke rates by up to a drastic 73 ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Writers are mendicants, says Mexican poet


April 25th, 2010 - 10:19 am ICT by IANS
Alcala de Henares (Spain), April 25 (IANS/EFE) Writers are "members of a mendicant order" and most writers' lives are filled with humiliations and failures, an award-winning Mexican author has said. Mexican poet Jose ... Read more...

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Corey Haim Obtained 553 Prescription Pills Before Death


April 7th, 2010 - 10:37 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) For several week before his death, Corey Haim was doing what the attorney general of California called "Doctor Shopping." Haim was able to obtain 553 pills of very ... Read more...

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Oregon man arrested for dealing drugs along with his 22-month daughter


March 20th, 2010 - 2:15 am ICT by BNO News
PORTLAND, OREGON (BNO NEWS) – An Oregon man was arrested after he was dealing drugs while accompanied by his infant child, prosecutors said Friday.Edgar Antonio Mendozaortega, age 31, of Portland, Oregon, was ... Read more...

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Jeremy Tyler Drops Out Of His Israeli Team For The 2nd Time


March 20th, 2010 - 12:22 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Mar 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The former United States High School Basketball star, Jeremy Tyler has dropped out of pro ball and quit his Israeli team Maccabi Haifa, and came back home ... Read more...

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A new company enters Blu-ray discs online sales market in India


March 17th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
March 17, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):The amazingly fast growing High Defination market in India, has got a new company venturing into the online sales of blu-ray Dvds in India. The company, Bollywood Blu-ray ... Read more...

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Brand Australia suffering from attacks on Indian students: Minister


February 9th, 2010 - 10:43 am ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) Brand Australia has suffered following attacks on Indian students in the past nine months and this will cause long-term damage if not attended to, says ... Read more...

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Rathore case fallout: Court seeks details of VIP cases


January 4th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 4 (IANS) As a fallout of teenager Ruchika Girhotra's molestation by former Haryana police chief S.P.S. Rathore, the high court here has asked administration in Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh to ... Read more...

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Gordon Brown voted ‘Worst Dressed Man’


January 4th, 2010 - 11:45 am ICT by ANI
London, Jan 4 (ANI): British Prime Minister Gordon Brown has been named 'Worst Dressed Man of the Year'.The 58-year-old politician topped the GQ poll, for being "anything but a prime example ... Read more...

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Playgirl turns down alleged nude pics of Tiger Woods


December 14th, 2009 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 14 (ANI): Tiger Woods' alleged nude pics will not appear in Playgirl mag as the publication has not been able to authenticate the snaps."Playgirl has decided to turn down ... Read more...

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US Air Force Takes The Veil Off Beast Of Kandahar


December 9th, 2009 - 6:18 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec.09, (THAINDIAN NEWS) For the first time US Air Force has confirmed that its arsenal contains an advanced stealth aircraft called 'Beast of Kandahar'. The images of the unmanned drone ... Read more...

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Indira continues to inspire us: Sonia Gandhi


October 31st, 2009 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi Saturday paid tributes to her mother-in-law and late prime minister Indira Gandhi, saying her leadership during the liberation of Bangladesh was a ... Read more...

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Sano Sansar star Namrata Shrestha’s video scandal


September 23rd, 2009 - 1:43 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Kathmandu, Sep 22 (THAINDIAN News) Rise to stardom is great, but the fall from disgrace is still greater. A prime example of this is the hot-shot Nepali actress Namrata Shrestha who ... Read more...

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Losing sight of people in a crowd can spell disaster


July 11th, 2009 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 11 (ANI): A major series of reports into crowd behaviour and management has determined that losing sight of people in a crowd because of a more focused approach on technology ... Read more...

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Obama’s Father’s Day essay reveals his primary aim is to be a good dad


June 19th, 2009 - 11:19 am ICT by ANI
New York, June 19 (ANI): American President Barack Obama's primary goal is to be a good father, reveals a gripping Father's Day essay he has written.The essay will be published ... Read more...

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Octopus venom can treat allergies, cancer


April 16th, 2009 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, April 16 (IANS) An understanding of the structure and mode of action of venom found in all octopuses, cuttlefish and some squid can help design drugs for conditions like pain management, ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Misuse of energy rife in industrial methods: Study


March 28th, 2009 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 28 (IANS) Fabricating microchips is a prime example of how energy misuse is rife in industrial methods. It uses up more energy than making manhole covers, according to a detailed ... Read more...

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Wisdom has nothing to do with going grey


February 24th, 2009 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, February 24 (ANI): Contrary to the age-old belief that grey hair is a sign of wisdom, a team of European scientists have shown that going grey is caused by a ... Read more...

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Prince Harrys ex accused of using royal connections for landing top job


February 16th, 2009 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, February 16 (ANI): Prince Harrys former girlfriend Chelsy Davy has been accused of using her royal connections to land a job at a top law firm.The 23-year-old, who parted ways ... Read more...

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