Pitt buys motorbike for son

August 8th, 2012 - 9:16 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 8 (IANS) Hollywood star Brad Pitt has bought his adopted son Maddox a motorbike on his 11th birthday. Maddox, who turned 11 Sunday, received a Suzuki ... Read more...

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Coronation park: Monument to capital’s civic neglect

January 10th, 2012 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 10 (IANS) It was to have been ready in time to commemorate the centenary of Delhi becoming the capital, but the historic coronation park, which once held ... Read more...

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Heavy rains lash Delhi on cold night (Second Lead)

January 7th, 2012 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) The weekend began on a chilly and wet note in the capital Friday with the city receiving heavy rain late in the night. There were ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Nervous Japan MP drinks water from Fukushima n-plant

November 1st, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Nov 1 (IANS) A Japanese MP became nervous and his hands shook as he drank water collected from near the quake-hit Fukushima nuclear power plant in a bid to ... Read more...

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New mosquito type presents challenge in fighting malaria

February 4th, 2011 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 4 (ANI): Scientists in France have identified a new type of mosquito in Africa and say it could further complicate the fight to control malaria.It is a subgroup of Anopheles ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Professor Charged With Urinating In Front Of Colleague’s Door

January 28th, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A maths professor of California State University-Northridge, Tihomir Petrov, 43, has been charged with two misdemeanor counts, as he allegedly urinated in front of the ... Read more...

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Indian miracle will help outpace Chinese economy: Economist (Lead)

October 5th, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 5 (IANS) India may have a long way to go before becoming as rich as China but its economy will soon start growing faster, thanks to a young workforce and ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Sun Mountain Sports Rain Gear A Turn Off At Ryders Cup

October 2nd, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The US Ryder cup team's rain suits left the team drenched when the suits did not hold against the heavy downpour which led to the suspension ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Commonwealth Games preparations running behind schedule

September 1st, 2010 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 1 (ANI): With just over one month left for the commencement of the 2010 Commonwealth Games, the world's third largest sporting event, have turned a major challenge for ... Read more...

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Gill claims Commonwealth Games stadiums are well equipped

August 1st, 2010 - 11:07 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 1 (AN): Union Sports Minister M S Gill took umbrage at the allegations of media channels pointing out poor construction of the Commonwealth Games' venues and claimed that the ... Read more...

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Akshay Inspects The Roads Of Mumbai!

July 17th, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 17, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Making a grand entrance on a road roller, Akshay Kumar made his fans go crazy at Gulmohar road, Juhu on Sunday afternoon.At this promotional event ... Read more...

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Monsoon, here they come…in shorts, bright colours, chappals

July 11th, 2010 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
By Shilpa Raina New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Lift your spirits with brightly coloured attire this monsoon, in case the dark clouds are making you gloomy. Splash around in puddles if you want, ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Reliving Natural Gas Drilling Horror With “Gasland”

June 22nd, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar June 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Monday the HBO aired the Sundace Award-winning documentary of Josh Fox named "Gasland" that explores and at the same time questions the mad rush of ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

El Nino killed Costa Rican toad, not global warming

March 2nd, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 2 (ANI): A new study has determined that global warming not kill the Monteverde golden toad of Costa Rica, an often-cited example of climate-triggered extinction, but the culprits were El ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Invisibility cloak’ metamaterials could shrink cellphones antennas

August 22nd, 2009 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 22 (ANI): An international team of physicists have revealed that metamaterials, which are currently being used to make real-life invisibility cloaks, may soon shrink cellphone antennas, leading to smaller gadgets.The ... Read more...

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52 bonded child labourers rescued in Delhi

June 22nd, 2009 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) Working for 12-13 hours a day under inhuman conditions and being beaten at the slightest pretext - the nightmare for 52 bonded child labourers working in zari ... Read more...

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Warming climate could make diatoms capture less greenhouse gases

March 18th, 2009 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 18 (ANI): A new research by Michigan State University (MSU) scientists has indicated that tiny creatures at the bottom of the food chain called diatoms could become less able ... Read more...

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Double retirement for Force India in British Grand Prix

July 6th, 2008 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
Silverstone (England), July 6 (IANS) Heavy rain dashed Force India's hopes of finishing the British Grand Prix and its both drivers --Adrian Sutil and Giancarlo Fisichella -- failed to complete the race. ... Read more...

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India sets target of 196 runs for Sri Lanka

February 12th, 2008 - 11:57 am ICT by admin
Canberra, Feb 12 (ANI): India has set a target of 196 runs for Sri Lanka in the fifth ODI of the Commonwealth Bank Series, primarily due to the good performance of the ... Read more...

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Posh reveals her miserable school days

December 6th, 2007 - 3:56 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 6(ANI): Victoria Beckham revealed that her school days were the worst phase of her life.The Spice Girl admitted that she was bullied a lot by her schoolmates and even used ... Read more...

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Toads jump on to the cross mating bandwagon

November 14th, 2007 - 10:24 am ICT by admin

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