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Nearly 200 dead in Nepal accidents this year


July 15th, 2012 - 9:21 am ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 15 (IANS) At least 190 people have been killed and 629 injured in 68 reported highway accidents in Nepal this year, according to Xinhua.Traffic police said more than ... Read more...

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Palmeiras targets Cagliari striker Ribeiro


June 6th, 2012 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Rio De Janeiro, June 6 (IANS) Brazilian striker Thiago Ribeiro has revealed his desire to leave Serie A club Cagliari and return to his homeland.On loan at the Italian outfit ... Read more...

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Ronaldinho denies indiscipline charge


June 4th, 2012 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, June 4 (IANS) Ronaldinho has denied accusations of indiscipline at Flamengo and says delayed payments were his prime reason for leaving the club.Ronaldinho quit Flamengo Thursday ... Read more...

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Sheila Dikshit worried for women’s safety in Delhi


April 7th, 2012 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Saturday expressed concern about the safety of women in the national capital after being told about tapes made by a ... Read more...

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Satyajit Ray was a ruthless director, says son Sandip (Interview)


April 1st, 2012 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 1 (IANS) Two decades after the legendary Satyajit Ray's death, his son says the skill of being a "ruthless director" that he has inherited from his father is ... Read more...

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Custodial death victim died of internal injuries: Autopsy


February 22nd, 2012 - 1:09 am ICT by IANS
Raipur, Feb 21 (IANS) The post-mortem report of a 25-year-old man who died here in police custody Sunday says he sustained internal injuries, official sources said Tuesday, lending support to ... Read more...

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Only 4,500 out of two lakh get transplants


February 15th, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) Out of two lakh people who need organ transplants, only 4,500 manage to get a transplant done in a year due to lack of donors, ... Read more...

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‘Yogaraj, But’ entertaining and thought provoking (Kannada Movie Review)


July 24th, 2011 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Yogaraj, But"; Producer-Screenplay-Director: Dayal Padmanabhan; Camera: Rajesh; Cast: Naveen Krishna, Neetu, Sihi Kahi Chandru, Geetha, Tarun Sudhir, Sreenivasa Murthy and Suchayeendra Prasad; Rating: ***Dayal Padmanabhan's "Yogaraj, But" is an entertaining ... Read more...

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World squash body probing Pakistan’s visa fiasco


July 22nd, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, July 22 (IANS) The World Squash Federation (WSF) has launched a probe into allegations that it was responsible for a visa fiasco that saw Pakistan missing the World Junior ... Read more...

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Health is a political subject: Amartya Sen


July 10th, 2011 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 9 (IANS) Nobel laureate economist Amartya Sen Saturday said health is a political issue and inequality a prime reason behind bad public health."Health is indeed a political subject. ... Read more...

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Pakistan manager happy with performance in Ireland


May 31st, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, May 31 (IANS) Pakistan cricket manager Intikhab Alam believes "good relationship" between the players and the team management was the prime reason behind Pakistan's 2-0 series triumph over minnows ... Read more...

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15-year-old offered admission at Harvard


May 6th, 2011 - 1:23 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Boston, May 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A 15-year-old has been offered admission to Harvard University. Though she is moving to one of the most prestigious universities in the world at a young age, ... Read more...

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Slower brain speed behind elders communication problems


April 24th, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 24 (ANI): The slow processing speed of an aging brain has been identified as the prime reason for healthy older adults experiencing communication problems, aKansasUniversity professor has revealed in his ... Read more...

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Children used for smuggling across India-Bangladesh border


April 22nd, 2011 - 10:33 am ICT by IANS
Murshidabad (West Bengal), April 22 (IANS) Sympathy is a very strong tool used by smugglers across the India-Bangladesh border. It is the prime reason why children are extensively used to ... Read more...

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Civil society calls for attention to declining sex ratio


April 1st, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) Concerned over the nation's child sex ratio declining to 914 females per 1,000 males, experts from civil society here Friday called for a countrywide response ... Read more...

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Existential threat posed by India forced Pakistan to go nuclear: Musharraf


March 27th, 2011 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 27(ANI): Former Pakistan military ruler Pervez Musharraf has cited India, which he said poses an "existential threat" to Pakistan, as the prime reason behind his country's nuclear armament."Yes, we ... Read more...

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Pakistan proud to have n-weapons, says Musharraf


March 26th, 2011 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 26 (IANS) Former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf says the country was "proud" to have nuclear weapons and blamed India for Islamabad resorting to such an armament.While citing ... Read more...

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We want enquiry, say survivors of train tragedy


February 3rd, 2011 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 3 (IANS) Survivors and victims' families Thursday sought an enquiry into the train rooftop accident that claimed the lives of 18 Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) aspirants in Uttar Pradesh."By holding ... Read more...

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Mary Harvey Resorts To Internet For Accusing Former Husband Steve Harvey


January 25th, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Comedian Steve Harvey's former wife Mary Harvey recently took to the web for bringing up allegations against her ex-husband. Mary Harvey posted three videos over this ... Read more...

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‘Episodes’ “Painfully” Reminds Steven Moffat About The Channel Executives


January 12th, 2011 - 7:43 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Steven Moffat has found an uncanny but “painful” similarity in the series 'Episodes'. The sitcom brings out the interference that two British writers face when they decided to remake their British ... Read more...

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Childhood Memories Drove William “Bill” Zeller To Death


January 7th, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It were the terrible memories of childhood that drove William "Bill" Zeller to death. Friends and colleagues were shattered after doctors broke down the news of ... Read more...

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Flower lauds England bowlers for successfully utilising Kookaburra balls


December 31st, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 31(ANI): England coach Andy Flower has lauded his bowlers for turning the unfamiliar Kookaburra cricket balls, which was forecasted to be the team's major weakness in Australia, into a significant ... Read more...

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Richard Holbrooke In Critical Condition After Heart Surgery


December 12th, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) President Barack Obama Administration's Special Representative Richard Holbrooke is in critical condition after his surgery, State Department spokesman P.J. Crowley said in his statement. The 69-year-old ... Read more...

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Toe Rings: The Latest Fashion Fad Among Young Indians


December 11th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Though the traditional design which only Indian brides were made to wear was a silver metal ring, young girls from different cities of India are opting for plastic toe rings as ... Read more...

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Cycle rally to promote cleanliness in Kashmir Valley


December 8th, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by ANI
By Fayaz AhmadSrinagar, Dec.8 (ANI): Scores of people participated in a bicycle rally here to spread awareness about pollution.The event commenced from Nehru Park near Dal Lake and ended at Cheshmashahi."Our environment ... Read more...

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Jeffrey David Kirby Charged With Vehicular Manslaughter In Charles Lewis’ Accident


December 3rd, 2010 - 12:40 am ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Santa Ana, Dec 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The fans of Charles "Mask" Lewis were shocked when the mixed martial arts artist's car crashed at Newport Beach street last year. The accident ... Read more...

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“Pak Player Still Not Paid for T20 World Cup”: Geoff Lawson


November 17th, 2010 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 17 (ANI): A Pakistani player has not yet received his payment for the Twenty20 World Cup, and this sort of unprofessionalism in the Pakistan cricket is the prime reason behind ... Read more...

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Kishore’s New Song To be Unveiled On His Death Anniversary


October 13th, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 13, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Fans will get to hear a never-before-heard Kishore Kumar number which will be unveiled online on Wednesday, the 13th of October, the eve of the singing ... Read more...

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‘Bollywood responsible for world’s water woes’


October 12th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 12 (IANS) What is the prime reason for the world's water shortage? Bollywood films, according to a prominent Pakistani paper."The shortage of water is a key global issue these ... Read more...

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Pakistan hockey team’s defeat shameful: Former Olympians


October 11th, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 11 (IANS) Former Pakistan hockey Olympians and international stars attributed "faulty defence" as the prime reason for the team's "shameful" defeat to India in the Commonwealth Games, a media ... Read more...

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Jhootha Hi Sahi Delayed By A Week


October 8th, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 8, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The release of the much-awaited John Abraham starrer “Jhootha Hi Sahi” has been pushed back by a week. According to the previous schedule, the film ... Read more...

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Arbaaz Khan Production’s Dabangg breaks all records


September 14th, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 14, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): History in the making Salman Khan starrer Dabangg roared at the box office as it opened to a first day net collection of a whopping 14.40 ... Read more...

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“Mr Ten Per Cent” Zardari under vitriolic attack from British media


August 5th, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.5 (ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has not only come under attack for his London trip from various quarters in the country, but the British media has also launched ... Read more...

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Rare primate ‘driven to brink of extinction by tea crops’ snapped first time


July 19th, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 19 (ANI): For the first time, One of the world's rarest primates driven to the brink of extinction by Britain's taste for tea, has been pictured, reveal scientists.The Horton Plains ... Read more...

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‘Wary’ Pak team management bars cricketers from talking to media


July 13th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 13 (ANI): The memories of the disastrous tour Down Under earlier this year is still afresh in the minds of the Pakistani team management, which seems to be the prime ... Read more...

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