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Navy Seals’ book gives a different version of Osama bin Laden’s death


September 4th, 2012 - 7:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sept 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A former navy seal who wrote a book on how Osama Bin Laden was captured is now in trouble with the US government officials. The navy ... Read more...

Posted in Books, World News |

Osama was unarmed, almost dead, when ‘killed’, says book


August 29th, 2012 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 29 (IANS) Osama bin Laden, the Al Qaeda chief, was unarmed and had already died with a bullet to the brain when the US Navy commandos entered his ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Al Qaeda planned to attack Gibraltar during Olympics


August 6th, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS) Three suspected Al Qaeda terrorists arrested in Spain were reportedly planning to launch a devastating attack from the air on a busy shopping centre in British ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Woman gets $900,000 after man gives her STD


June 6th, 2012 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 6 (IANS) A 49-year-old American woman has been awarded $900,000 by a court after a 69-year-old retiree had sex with her and then confessed to having the sexually ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Rajya Sabha adjourned over Bofors issue


April 26th, 2012 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha was adjourned twice Thursday as the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) demanded an explanation from the government on former Swedish police chief ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Parties should apologise for misleading on Bofors: Congress


April 25th, 2012 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) Political parties who had been misleading the nation on the issue of the Bofors gun deal should apologise, the Congress said Wednesday after former Swedish ... Read more...

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We’ve been vindicated, say Bachchans after Bofors revelations


April 25th, 2012 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 25 (IANS) With former Swedish police chief Sten Lindstrom giving him a clean chit in the Bofors gun payoff scandal, Amitabh Bachchan Wednesday said the accusations had ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Talk therapy for India’s depressed (Feature)


April 25th, 2012 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) It is early morning, and inside a single-storey building's basement, a man picks up one of four ringing telephones. He asks the caller in a ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

‘Bodyguard’ - delivers the goods (IANS Movie Review)


September 1st, 2011 - 1:37 am ICT by IANS
Film: "Bodyguard"; Cast: Salman Khan, Kareena Kapoor, Raj Babbar; Director: Siddiqu; Rating: ***For three years now, every Eid, a Salman Khan movie has become one of the rewards of the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Pete Doherty released from jail


July 7th, 2011 - 8:02 am ICT by IANS
London, July 7 (IANS) Troubled rocker Pete Doherty, who was jailed for cocaine possession, has been released after serving just over a month of a six-month sentence.He was sentenced ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

IMF ex-chief hired prostitutes, claims madame


May 19th, 2011 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 19 (IANS) A madame in the US has claimed that she supplied young women to embattled International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn, who is now accused of trying ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Courier who led US to Osama was a Kuwaiti (Lead)


May 3rd, 2011 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 3 (IANS) The courier who led the US to the Abbottabad mansion of Al Qaeda's elusive leader Osama bin Laden has been identified as a Kuwaiti, a media ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Rebel bomber held in Meghalaya


February 27th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Feb 27 (IANS) A top rebel of the National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) involved in several bombings was arrested Sunday along the India-Bangladesh border in Meghalaya, an official said. "(Self-styled) ... Read more...

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Burmese state media threatens Suu Kyi with ‘tragic end’ over ending sanctions stance


February 15th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 15 (ANI): Myanmar's state media has for the first time criticized pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi, and warned that she along with her party will "meet their tragic ends" ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Sacha Baron Cohen to star in film ‘inspired by Saddam Hussein book’


January 21st, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 21 (ANI): Actor Sacha Baron Cohen is set to star in a comedy film 'The Dictator' inspired by a book thought to have been written by ex Iraqi president Saddam ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Sequel to Catcher in the Rye ‘banned in US’ over copyright dispute


January 14th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 14 (ANI): A book billed as the sequel to JD Salinger's The Catcher in the Rye has been banned from release in the US over copyright dispute.According to Publishers Weekly ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Top leader of Haqqani network nabbed, say reports


December 25th, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 25 (IANS) Afghan and coalition forces have detained a top leader of the Haqqani network based in Pakistan's North Waziristan, media report said Saturday.The militant network, led by aging ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Street-artist smokes cannabis in House of Commons as part of protest


November 12th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 12 (ANI): A street-artist apparently smuggled a cannabis joint into the House of Commons and even smoked it while Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg was addressing MPs.The 18-year-old street-artist, who ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Brit man found guilty of blackmailing celeb with ’sensitive’ pics


October 27th, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 27 (ANI): A Brit man has been jailed for blackmailing an international superstar with "highly sensitive" photos stolen from her home.The celebrity received threatening letters and emails from ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Infidelity website ‘urges married couples to have secret affairs’


October 1st, 2010 - 12:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 1 (ANI): A controversial ad for a website that encourages married couples to indulge in secret affairs caused massive uproar in America.And now it could be aired in Britain ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Six-year-old Potter fan bags deal for 23 books


August 27th, 2010 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 27 (IANS) A six-year-old British boy, who loves Harry Potter, has snared a publishing deal to write 23 books after he wrote a mini-novel about his dog. Leo Hunter said that ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Doctors Won’t Be Prosecuted Over MJ’s Death


July 29th, 2010 - 11:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 29, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Recently, the court has said that all the seven doctors involved in the healthcare of Michael Jackson will not be prosecuted over his demise. Officials ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Fastest man on wheels’ Button beaten by 15-year-old girl in triathlon!


July 6th, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 6 (ANI): Formula One champion Jenson Button was beaten by a 15-year-old athlete Sky Draper in a triathlon.According to The Daily Express Sky, who is the UK champ in her ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Kim Jong-Il secretly appointed youngest son to parliament in 2009: Report


June 29th, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 29 (ANI): North Korea's Supreme Leader Kim Jong-Il secretly appointed his youngest son to parliament in 2009 in order to prepare him for his eventual succession.Chosun Ilbo newspaper said ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Vuvuzela drone soars from stadia straight into music charts


June 24th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 24 (ANI): A group of record producers have unveiled a vuvuzela dance track for fans even as the soccer World Cup organisers are toying with the idea of a ban ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Man who studied Jack the Ripper charged with prostitutes’ murder


May 28th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 28 (IANS) A PhD student, who researched on serial killer Jack the Ripper, has been charged with the murders of three prostitutes in Britain. Stephen Griffiths, 40, is alleged to have ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Chinese woman, 60, gives birth to twin girls


May 27th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): A retired Chinese woman, who gave birth to twin girls at the age of 60, has landed at the top of the list of the country's oldest ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Justin Sisely’s new reality TV show to auction virgins


May 10th, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 10 (ANI): A Melbourne filmmaker has come up with the idea of a new reality TV show to auction off male and female virgins. The show will then be made ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Mr. Hudson Performed On Saturday Night Live With Jay-Z


May 9th, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey May 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The latest episode of Saturday Night Live, the well known comedy series, was a treat to watch. In fact, the critics were of the opinion that ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Six coaxed to hang in sex games in China


April 21st, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 21 (IANS) A former pub singer in China's Hunan province is suspected of coaxing six men to hang themselves while playing sex games. Thirtyeight-year-old Zhou Youping is awaiting prosecution and facing ... Read more...

Posted in World |

National Weed Day And Its Significance


April 20th, 2010 - 10:01 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 20, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Very few people know that April 20th is the National Weed Day. It is also known as 420 or 4/20 day. The term 420 ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Corey Haim Attainted In Excess Of 500 Pills Before His Demise


April 7th, 2010 - 7:57 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 7, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Actor Corey Haim utilized ‘doctor shopping’ to acquire 553 prescription pills in the two months prior to his demise. This has been mentioned by the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Obama Twitter account hacker released by French police


March 25th, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 25 (ANI): The hacker who broke into US President Barack Obama's Twitter account has been released by the French police.The unemployed 25-year-old was taken into custody after being chased ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Kiwi woman turns celeb with 25,000 Twitter followers after online chat show!


March 20th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Mar 20 (ANI): An online chat show has turned a Kiwi woman into an instant celebrity with 25,000 followers on Twitter.Lisa Etheridge, 39, a mother of one from Auckland, signed up ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Brit hardcore porn director eyes Parliament seat


March 12th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 12 (ANI): A British female hardcore porn director has announced that she will be running for Parliament in the next election.Anna Arrowsmith, 38, who is boss of adult film firm ... Read more...

Posted in World |

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