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Kerala CPI-M leader held for murder, party calls shutdown (Lead)


August 1st, 2012 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 1 (IANS) Kerala CPI-M leader P. Jayarajan was Wednesday arrested and jailed in connection with the murder of Indian Union Muslim League worker Abdul Shukoor in February. His ... Read more...

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Kerala CPI-M leader arrested in murder case


August 1st, 2012 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 1 (IANS) Veteran Kerala Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader P. Jayarajan was Wednesday arrested and jailed in connection with the murder of Indian Union Muslim League worker ... Read more...

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US to ask Israel to let sanctions affect Iran


March 4th, 2012 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 4 (IANS) US President Barack Obama has plans to ask Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Natanyahu next week not to attack Iran's nuclear facilities in the coming months ... Read more...

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Google has right to remove content, court told


February 2nd, 2012 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) The contention of Google that it was not aware of the content hosted on the search engine and its subsidiary company doesn't hold ground, ... Read more...

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2G: Unitech Wireless terms CBI allegations baseless (Lead)


August 8th, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) Unitech Wireless Monday told a Delhi court that all allegations levelled against it by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in the 2G spectrum allotment ... Read more...

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2G scam: Sanjay Chandra denies CBI allegations


August 6th, 2011 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) Unitech MD Sanjay Chandra, who is an accused in the 2G spectrum scam, Saturday denied the Central Bureau of Investigation's (CBI) allegations against him saying ... Read more...

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Now Chanderpaul hauled up by West Indies cricket board


June 3rd, 2011 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), June 3 (IANS) After Chris Gayle, veteran West Indies batsman Shivnaraine Chanderpaul is gearing up for another showdown with the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) following his comments ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda confirms Osama’s death (Lead)


May 7th, 2011 - 2:05 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 7 (IANS) Al Qaeda has confirmed the death of its chief Osama Bin Laden in a statement posted on jihadist internet forums.Osama's death would be a "curse" for ... Read more...

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Pak denies US choppers took off from Ghazi Airbase for ‘Operation Geronimo’


May 4th, 2011 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 4(ANI): Pakistan has denied having any prior knowledge of the US operation against Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden, and also termed reports of US helicopters taking off from Ghazi ... Read more...

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No Pakistani bases used by US forces, says Pakistan


May 3rd, 2011 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 3 (IANS) Pakistan Tuesday described as "absolutely false" reports that US helicopters had taken off from its Ghazi airbase and expressed its "deep concerns and reservations" about the ... Read more...

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Expert opinion on new product could be misleading


March 18th, 2011 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 18 (IANS) If you're contemplating a new purchase, you had better avoid asking experts as they are falliable since they have a hard time recalling product features. So, ... Read more...

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Can reflecting on past experiences influence future choices?


December 23rd, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 23 (ANI): While relying on intuition and others' advice can definitely help in making better future decisions, there is no source more valuable than past experience.A new research has now ... Read more...

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Difficult-to-read fonts ‘can boost learning’


October 24th, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 24 (ANI): Researchers at Princeton University suggest that difficult-to-read fonts make for better learning.They employed volunteers to learn made-up information about different types of aliens - and found that those ... Read more...

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Emma Stone had a hard time filming the intimate scenes in ‘Easy A’


September 17th, 2010 - 10:14 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actress Emma Stone confesses that she had a hard time filming the intimate scenes in the movie ‘Easy A’.She portrays the shy character of a high school ... Read more...

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Emma Stone suffered asthma attack during sex scene


September 17th, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 17 (ANI): Emma Stone suffered an asthma attack while doing a sex scene for new movie 'Easy A'.The actress plays a high school student who pretends to have loud sex ... Read more...

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P300 brain waves can help accurately predict terror attacks


August 1st, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 1 (IANS) A technology based on P300, an electrical brain wave response, can help scientists peer into the mind of a terrorist to know how, when and where the next ... Read more...

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Reading terrorists’ minds about imminent attack may soon be possible


July 31st, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 31 (ANI): Ever thought about a technology that allows you to get inside the mind of a terrorist to know how, when and where the next attack will occur? Well, ... Read more...

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Summer reading benefits students


July 22nd, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington July 22 (ANI): Encourage your children to read good books even during the summer break, and their reading skills will definitely improve, suggest researchers.University of Tennessee, Knoxville, faculty members Richard Allington ... Read more...

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Jerry Seinfeld calls Lady Gaga a ‘jerk’


June 23rd, 2010 - 2:45 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jun 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jerry Seinfeld has spared no words in talking about his apparent dislike for Lady Gaga. It ought to be mentioned that Lady Gaga had ... Read more...

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ECB will not sue counties, says chairman Clarke


May 9th, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 9 (IANS) England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) chairman Giles Clarke says it will not take legal action against Lancashire, Warwickshire and Yorkshire for talking to the suspended Indian Premier ... Read more...

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‘Dr. Death’ jury asked whether prejudiced by prior knowledge of doctor’s publicity


March 22nd, 2010 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 22 (ANI): Brisbane Supreme Court Justice John Byrne today asked on the first day of the trial the 12 jury members to consider whether they may have been prejudiced by ... Read more...

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Robots to rescue injured soldiers in the future


February 28th, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 28 (ANI): The US military is urging engineers to come up with designs for a robot that can rescue injured soldiers from the battlefield, with minimal or no help from ... Read more...

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‘Glamour’ in post-production works


December 10th, 2009 - 1:21 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
If a person enters the film industry without any prior knowledge, what kind of problems he would face was explained in detail in "Glamour'. The film is being produced and directed ... Read more...

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Goa blast case team’s investigative skills under cloud


November 21st, 2009 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 21 (IANS) The chief of the Special Investigating Team (SIT) probing the Diwali-eve blast in Goa has come under a cloud with a court picking holes in his crime ... Read more...

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Yechury’s charges on train hold-up baseless: Chidambaram


October 29th, 2009 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram described as "baseless" the charges levelled by Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Sitaram Yechury that Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee had prior ... Read more...

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Probe Trinamool support in train hijacking, demands CPI-M


October 29th, 2009 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) Alleging a conspiracy behind the train hold-up in West Midnapore, the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Thursday asked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to probe the "support" ... Read more...

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Honduras’ Zelaya claims plot to kill him at embassy


September 25th, 2009 - 5:08 am ICT by IANS
Madrid/Tegucigalpa, Sep 25 (DPA) Honduras' ousted President Manuel Zelaya has said he fears for his life, Spanish media reported Thursday. In a telephone interview with the Spanish daily El Mundo, Zelaya said the ... Read more...

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Here’s how we know a dog is a dog


September 24th, 2009 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 24 (ANI): Ask people how they known that a dog is a dog, and they will perhaps say the use of concepts gives them this ability.Dr. Dharshan Kumaran, from ... Read more...

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Anil Ambani group wants government plea on gas dispute dismissed


September 18th, 2009 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) The Anil Ambani group Friday asked the Supreme Court to dismiss a government petition that questions the validity of its contract with Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries for ... Read more...

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‘Embarrassed’ Musharraf’s close aides shying away from commenting on his misdeeds


September 16th, 2009 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep.16 (ANI) : Close aides of former Pakistan President General Pervez Musharraf are too embarrassed and are shying away from responding to the former general's claims that he had taken ... Read more...

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Now, a smart home that can alert owner about a stove burner left on


September 3rd, 2009 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 3 (ANI): Ever thought that your home would tell if you have left a stove burner on after making your breakfast? Well, it is now possible, thanks to the new ... Read more...

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Ambuja Realty to unveil three projects this year despite slowdown


March 9th, 2009 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Aparajita Gupta Kolkata, March 9 (IANS) Notwithstanding the slowdown, city-based developer Ambuja Realty plans to unveil three new real estate projects in West Bengal this year, a top company official says.The projects ... Read more...

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Scientists solve important marine puzzle


January 18th, 2009 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 18 (ANI): An international team of s cientists has solved a marine puzzle, by finding that fish contribute a significant fraction of the oceans'' calcium carbonate production, which affects ... Read more...

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Rauf killing proves US has a sharp intelligence in Pak


November 24th, 2008 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 24 (ANI): Fridays killing of a key Taliban leader Rashid Rauf in a drone attack proves that US has a sharper intelligence in Pakistans borderlands, though political analysts and ... Read more...

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Musharraf lied about Dr Khans role in Nuke program, alleges scientists wife


August 10th, 2008 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
London , Aug 10 (ANI): Hendrina Khan, the wife of Pakistan ''s nuclear scientist Dr AQ Khan, has alleged that President Pervez Musharraf had lied about her husband''s role in the ... Read more...

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