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Israel seeks advanced missiles for new gunboats


July 9th, 2012 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, July 9 (IANS) The Israeli Navy plans to install an advanced, short and long-range missile system on the new vessels it will purchase next year, a media report said.Navy ... Read more...

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British Asians warned of gold theft during wedding season


June 6th, 2012 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 6 (IANS) Asian families in Britain have been warned by police to beware of criminals who could target their gold jewellery during the traditional wedding season in summer.Police ... Read more...

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Du Plessis seeks IPL push to Proteas Test squad


April 11th, 2012 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) South African batting all-rounder Faf du Plessis wants to flourish in his role of opening for defending champions Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier ... Read more...

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Rajat Gupta indicted in insider trading case


October 26th, 2011 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 26 (IANS) Rajat Gupta, a former Indian-American Goldman Sachs director, was indicted for securities fraud by a US federal court shortly after he surrendered to authorities Wednesday ... Read more...

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Cheryl Cole in danger after Afghanistan visit?


September 18th, 2011 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 18 (IANS) Singer Cheryl Cole has become a "prime target" for jihadis after visiting British troops in Afghanistan, some Britain-based radicals have warned."I find it completely outrageous that ... Read more...

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Taliban vows revenge over Osama killing


May 3rd, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 3 (IANS) The Taliban in Pakistan have threatened that they will take revenge for the killing of Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden in the country's Abbottabad ... Read more...

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Chelsea ready to bid 40 m pound for Tottenham’s Bale


April 26th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 26 (ANI): Chelsea is poised to make a 40-million-pound bid for Tottenham Hotspur star Gareth Bale this summer.It maybe recalled that Bale signed a four-year deal with the Spurs last ... Read more...

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Brit Muslim cleric warns royal wedding ‘prime target’ of al-Qaeda, aspiring ‘jihadis’


April 26th, 2011 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 26 (ANI): A British Muslim cleric has warned that the upcoming royal wedding is a prime target for al-Qaeda operatives, and aspiring 'jihadis'.The cleric, Anjem Choudary, who plans to ... Read more...

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5 people you should avoid dating at work


February 15th, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 15 (ANI): Things really can go wrong when you become romantically involved with someone at your workplace - and what matters the most is who you're dating.A new Vault.com survey ... Read more...

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Chandhok eyeing test driver’s spot in F1


January 28th, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) India's Karun Chandhok is now keen to grab a test driver's slot with the Formula One teams ready with their race driver's line-up for the upcoming season.The ... Read more...

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U. S. Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords Expected To Be Released On Friday


January 20th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The citizens of Arizona witnessed the death of six people on Tuscon shooting on January 8, 2011. 14 other people were also wounded as the gunman ... Read more...

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Mums’ stem cells could be key to treating genetic disease before birth


January 19th, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 19 (ANI): UCSF researchers, through a series of mouse model experiments, have determined that a mother's immune response prevents a fetus from accepting transplanted blood stem cells, and yet this ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Rep Gabrielle Giffords is communicating with her family


January 14th, 2011 - 8:23 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords gave doctors and loved ones beside her hospital bed something to cheer about.For the first time, Giffords was able to communicate with her ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin’s Attempt To Pacify Her Critics Backfires With ‘Blood Libel’ Remark


January 13th, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Washington, Jan 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Hogging the limelight for her fiery and more often controversial remarks is nothing new for former Alaska governor Sarah Palin. In a bid to refute ... Read more...

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President Barack Obama Pays Visit To Tucson Shooting Victims


January 13th, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Tucson, Arizona, Jan 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The President of United States, Barack Obama urged the whole nation on Wednesday to honor the Tucson shooting victims, who lost their lives and ... Read more...

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Arizona Shooting Victim Gabrielle Giffords Responding To Commands, Doctors Say


January 10th, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Tucson, Jan 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Saturday, a shooting rampage at a meeting in supermarket in Arizona claimed the lives of 6 people and nearly 17 were injured. U. S. ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Review Of ‘Smallville’


October 11th, 2010 - 4:02 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 11, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Don’t let the title of this week’s ‘Smallville’ episode mislead you. Although Kara did return to Metropolis and put her powers on display for the world ... Read more...

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The Ratings Of ‘The Tonight Show’ Have Been Far From Impressive This Summer


September 7th, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
September 7, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The Tonight Show with Jay Leno happens to be an American late-night chat program that is hosted by Jay Leno and is telecast on NBC. ... Read more...

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Lahore declared capital of live illegal cricket betting


August 29th, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.29 (ANI): Lahore has been declared the one Pakistani city where illegal betting has virtually become an industry insofar as the game of cricket is concerned.Hundreds of millions of pounds are ... Read more...

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Islamic cleric puts cartoonist Molly Norris on execution hit list for caricaturing Prophet Muhammed


July 12th, 2010 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 12 (ANI): Radical American-Yemeni Islamic cleric Imam Anwar al-Awlaki has singled out 'Everybody Draw Mohammed' cartoonist Molly Norris as a "prime target", by putting him on the execution hit ... Read more...

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Scientists identify new antiviral defense


June 16th, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 16 (ANI): Canadian researchers have discovered a new way the body combats respiratory viral infections.Scientists from the University of Montreal and the University of Montreal Hospital Research Center explain how ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

BP’s economic future in question after announcement of criminal probe into oil spill


June 2nd, 2010 - 5:38 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – The economic future of BP was in question on Monday evening when U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder opened a criminal and civil investigation into the Deepwater Horizon ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Good workplace environment means fewer cases of health-related problems


May 4th, 2010 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 4 (ANI): A new study has suggested that the way people's work is organised is related to their health.According to the research, a poor way of working can harm workers' ... Read more...

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Thai security forces say will block Red Shirt march on Silom


April 18th, 2010 - 7:53 pm ICT by ANI
Bangkok, Apr.18 (ANI): A proposed opposition Red Shirt march to occupy Silom Road or other Bangkok thoroughfares will be blocked CRES spokesman Sansern Kaewkamnerd said. He said the panel has instructed security units ... Read more...

Posted in Thailand, World |

Asian TV market exposure making cricket prime target for corruption: May


April 18th, 2010 - 7:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.18 (ANI): Former Australian off-spinner and the head of the Federation of International Cricketers Association (FICA), Tim May, has said that cricket's exposure to Asian TV markets is making it a ... Read more...

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Rooney is not moving to Real Madrid: Ferguson


April 16th, 2010 - 9:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 16 (ANI): Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson has insisted that his ace striker Wayne Rooney is not moving to Real Madrid and will be at Old Trafford.Rooney is ... Read more...

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Zac Efron perfect boyfriend for older lady: Cox


April 4th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 4 (IANS) Actress Courteney Cox believes that actor Zac Efron would be a "perfect" boyfriend for an older lady. Cox, who is currently seen in the US drama "Cougar Town", thinks ... Read more...

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Coaching Pakistan team ‘not bed of roses’: Waqar Younis


March 27th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar.27 (ANI): Admitting that coaching the national squad 'is not a bed of roses', newly appointed Pakistan cricket coach, Waqar Younis, has said that he has left his ego back in ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Thai anti-government demonstrators spill blood in protest (Lead)


March 16th, 2010 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, March 16 (DPA) Thousands of Thai demonstrators spilled their blood in front of the government's administrative compound in Bangkok Tuesday in a symbolic protest against its "elitist" leader Prime Minister ... Read more...

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Islamist terror threat in Malacca, Singapore Straits


March 4th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur/Singapore, March 4 (IANS) Malaysian and Singapore authorities Thursday said a terrorist group could be planning attacks on ships in the Straits of Malacca and the Singapore Straits. While the Singapore Navy ... Read more...

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Indo-Pak talks a ‘political risk’ for Manmohan Singh: Analysts


February 25th, 2010 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb.25 (ANI): As India and Pakistan return to the dialogue table after a 14 month long hiatus on February 25, analysts believe resuming deliberations with Islamabad after the Mumbai ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Suicide bomb attack kills 15 in Afghanistan


February 22nd, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Feb 22 (DPA) Fifteen people were killed and 15 wounded in a suicide bomb attack in eastern Afghanistan, police said Monday. The attack in the eastern province of Nangarhar occurred when ... Read more...

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23-hour Srinagar siege ends, Pakistani among two terrorists killed (Second Lead)


January 7th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 7 (IANS) A 23-hour terror siege that left Lal Chowk, the bustling centre of Jammu and Kashmir's summer capital Srinagar, looking like an abandoned battlefield ended Thursday noon with two ... Read more...

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23-hour Lal Chowk siege ends, two LeT guerrillas killed (Lead)


January 7th, 2010 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 7 (IANS) A 23-hour gunbattle that turned Lal Chowk, the heart of Jammu and Kashmir summer capital Srinagar, into a war zone ended Thursday noon with two guerrillas of the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Pak security agencies ill-equipped, incapable of handling Karachi type violence : Malik


January 2nd, 2010 - 4:17 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan.2 (ANI) : Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik has admitted that law enforcement agencies in the country are incapable of handling wide scale unrest as they are ill-equipped and untrained ... Read more...

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