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Nishikant Kamat in acting mode, ‘Force 2′ can wait


January 21st, 2012 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 21 (IANS) John Abraham may be in a hurry to start "Force 2", but he will have to wait a while until his director, Nishikant Kamat, wraps ... Read more...

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British kids will get failed teachers


December 17th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 17 (IANS) Hundreds of new schoolteachers in Britain are going to teach pupils in their classrooms despite having struggled themselves up to 39 attempts to clear even basic ... Read more...

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Brit teacher fired for teaching ‘f-word’ to Oz students wins legal suit


April 13th, 2011 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 13 (ANI): A British teacher, who was fired from his job for teaching students in Australia the various uses of the "f-word", has won his unfair dismissal claim.According to the ... Read more...

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Does ‘coded message in Bible point to Qaeda’s nuclear weapon hideout’?


December 11th, 2010 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 11 (ANI): Author Michael Drosnin believes that there are secret, coded messages in the Bible that indicate that Al Qaeda has nuclear weapons in a secret hiding place.Drosnin took out ... Read more...

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Jane Austen’s writing style may not be original, says academic


October 23rd, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 23 (ANI): An academic has claimed that novelist Jane Austen's elegant writing style may not be hers, but that of her editor.Kathryn Sutherland, a professor in Oxford University, reached the ... Read more...

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Beyonce’s New Single Expected Out Soon


September 24th, 2010 - 9:21 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In an article featured in ‘Myspace Music’ the news is out that Beyonce is soon to release her new single, within the next month. A hint ... Read more...

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Barack Obama, Marylin Monroe and Kate Moss ‘typecast’!


September 6th, 2010 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 6 (ANI): An artist has captured the faces of Barack Obama, Marylin Monroe and Kate Moss, on her typewriter.Keira Rathbone uses the machines, some of which are up to ... Read more...

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Kanye West Joins Twitter, Punctuates in Exclamations


July 29th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A rapper who has never passed up a moment to express his opinion has found a whole new way of making his feelings known to the ... Read more...

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Traditional art of letter writing ‘dying out’ among kids


May 21st, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 21 (ANI): A survey has found that the traditional art of letter writing is fast dying out among children, as they turn to email, text messages and social networking ... Read more...

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Now, software to detect sarcasm


May 20th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 20 (ANI): Israeli researchers have developed a computer algorithm capable of identifying sarcasm in written text.Devised by computer scientists at The Hebrew University in Jerusalem, the algorithm could pave the ... Read more...

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Stephen Gately was ‘real-life Peter Pan’, says his widower


May 13th, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 13 (ANI): Boyzone star Stephen Gately was a real life 'Peter Pan', his widower has said.In an interview with ITV's This Morning, he said that his husband viewed the world ... Read more...

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S. African businessman wins legal battle against Virgin boss Branson


February 4th, 2010 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town (S. Africa), Feb.4 (ANI): A South African businessman has won a court battle against Virgin Enterprises boss Sir Richard Branson over the use of the trademark "Virgin" in an advertising ... Read more...

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Its oficial: Txt spek hs no impct on kids’ spelng abilty


September 23rd, 2009 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 23 (ANI): A study has confirmed that text/IM/chat speak doesn't hurt kids' language and spelling skills.In fact, one researcher has described the act of translating the abbreviations as a "brain ... Read more...

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The 10 most despised txt spk abbreviations that irk Brits the most


March 5th, 2009 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 5 (ANI): Send a text message to a Brit saying "CSThnknAU" and you may find him looking bewildered because the text slang means "can''t stop thinking about you". Many ... Read more...

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First Islamic inscription may help solve Quran mystery


November 19th, 2008 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 19 (ANI): The first Islamic inscription, dating back to 1,300 years, may help solve a mystery about the Quran that has vexed historians for hundreds of years, namely the ... Read more...

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YouTubes ”play back” tool keeps a check on inane commenters


October 11th, 2008 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 11 (ANI): In a move to improve the quality of discussion on its pages, YouTube has launched a new feature, called audio preview, to humiliate commenters by making them ... Read more...

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Artist creates portraits made entirely from type fonts


June 25th, 2008 - 7:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 25 (ANI): An American artist has created four striking portraits of women entirely of type from particular fonts.Each of the subjects is depicted using letters and punctuation from ... Read more...

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Most Brits fail basic spelling test


April 4th, 2008 - 5:50 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr 4 (ANI): It seems that millions of Britons will have to retake the spelling lessons they got in school.A new survey conducted by grammar software firm www.whitesmoke.com has shown ... Read more...

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Satish wants Himesh to do promotional song for next film


March 28th, 2008 - 10:31 am ICT by admin
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, March 28 (IANS) Actor-director Satish Kaushik is so taken in by singer-actor Himesh Reshammiya that he has asked him to compose a promotional song for his forthcoming ... Read more...

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