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Pak shifting troops from Afghan to Indian border will be “very damaging” to US interests


February 2nd, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 2(ANI): US Assistant Secretary of State for Central and South Asian Affairs Robert Blake has appreciated Pakistan for deploying approximately 140,000 troops from its Indian border to the Afghan border, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Oz taxpayers’ money funding guide to snorting cocaine, other party drugs


January 23rd, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 23 (ANI): The Australian taxpayers' money is being used to fund a guide on ways to inject, snort, and swallow cocaine and other party drugs.The guide, however, is being released ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Sania Mirza helping ‘disappointed’ hubby Malik in handling biggest crisis of his career


January 21st, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan 21(ANI): Former Pakistan cricket captain Shoaib Malik, who has been omitted from the national squad for next month's World Cup, says his wife and Indian tennis star Sania Mirza has ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

ESPN Broadcaster Ron Franklin Fired


January 5th, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Veteran ESPN broadcaster Ron Franklin has been fired by the channel because of the 'sexist' comments he made on one of his female colleagues. The 68 ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Prominent Indo-Canadian radio broadcaster targeted in drive-by shooting


September 21st, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
Vancouver, Sep 21 (ANI): Marinder Gill, a prominent Indo-Canadian radio broadcaster from Surrey, B.C., whose home was targeted in a drive-by shooting early Monday morning, has requested for police protection.Gill, 47, who ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Arkansas Radio Broadcaster Renee Gork Fired For Wrong Hat


August 18th, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It was neither an inappropriate question nor an inappropriate dress, but an inappropriate hat that led to the firing of an Arkansas radio broadcaster. Renee Gork ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment, Sports |

Radioactive risk warning as Russian fires out of control


August 10th, 2010 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 10 (DPA) Firefighters in Russia had yet to make headway against the worst wildfires in the country's history Tuesday despite international help, with more than 550 fires still burning, the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

LiLo had ’spiritual awakening’ following jail stint, says dad


August 4th, 2010 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 04 (ANI): Lindsay Lohan's father Michael has claimed that her daughter has undergone a 'spiritual awakening' during her less than epic 13-day prison stint.Michael has also denied that ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

70 killed in Ghana mining accident


June 29th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi/Accra, June 29 (DPA) At least 70 miners have been confirmed dead after a gold mining pit collapsed in central Ghana, local media reported Tuesday. The victims were among a group of small-scale ... Read more...

Posted in World |

BBC Pakistan to challenge ban on its radio services


June 7th, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jun.7 (ANI): The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) has decided to challenge a ban imposed on its bulletins being aired on different radio channels across Pakistan.Terming the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Kathryn Rogers Set To Tie The Knot With Rush Limbaugh


June 5th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez June 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sources report that Rush Limbaugh is going to tie the knot this weekend to his long time girlfriend Kathryn Rogers.The details of marriage is kept ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

James Bond’s 1964 Aston Martin DB5 up for grabs


June 2nd, 2010 - 1:05 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jun 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The famous 1964 Aston Martin DB5 is up for grabs. The car is going to be auctioned in London, on the 27th of October. The organizers of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Acclaimed Detroit Tigers broadcaster Ernie Harwell dead at 92


May 5th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by BNO News
DETROIT (BNO NEWS) -- Acclaimed Detroit Tigers broadcaster Ernie Harwell died after a nearly year-long battle with cancer, the Detroit Sports Broadcasters Association (DSBA) said on Tuesday. He was 92.Harwell's 55-year career ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Two suicide bombings kill 12 in Russia (Second lead)


March 31st, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 31 (DPA) At least 12 people were killed and many more wounded after a series of suicide bombings Wednesday morning in Russia's North Caucasus region, the Interfax news agency reported, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Eleven dead in explosions in Russia (Lead)


March 31st, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 31 (DPA) At least 11 people were dead and many more wounded after a series of suicide bombings Wednesday in Russia's North Caucasus region, the Interfax news agency said citing ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Nine dead after explosions in Russia


March 31st, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 31 (DPA) At least nine people were dead after suicide bombings Wednesday morning in Russia's North Caucasus region, the Interfax news agency reported citing Russia's Interior Ministry. The explosions come two ... Read more...

Posted in World |

101 ways to torture your husband revealed


February 5th, 2010 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 5 (ANI): A new book advising women on the 101 ways they can torture their husbands has been released by an award-winning New York radio broadcaster.According to the Sun, the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Twenty-five killed in fighting in Somalia


May 11th, 2009 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
Nairobi/Mogadishu, May 10 (DPA) At least 25 people were killed and about 60 wounded over the weekend in the worst fighting in Somalia's capital since the start of the year, according to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ashton Kutcher pays tribute to radio broadcaster Paul Harvey on MySpace page


March 2nd, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 2 (ANI): American actor Ashton Kutcher has paid tribute to late Paul Harvey, crediting the radio broadcaster on his MySpace page with having taught him how to tell a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Pup Clarke couldn’t care less about his critics


February 26th, 2009 - 6:04 pm ICT by admin
Johannesburg, Feb.26 (ANI): Australian cricket vice-captain Michael Clark has said that he couldn't care less about critics."With my life outside of cricket, I've had to accept there will be things said about ... Read more...

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Noted media critic, columnist Amita Malik dead (Lead)


February 21st, 2009 - 1:09 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Amita Malik, a veteran radio journalist, columnist and film critic, died in New Delhi Friday. She was 88 and had been ailing for the last two weeks. ... Read more...

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BBC halts radio services to Sri Lanka’s state-run broadcaster


February 10th, 2009 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Feb 10 (DPA) The BBC World Service Tuesday stopped providing radio news to Sri Lanka's state broadcaster because of what it calls "deliberate interference" by government censors.A statement from the BBC ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Greek civil unrest continues over police shooting of boy (Roundup)


December 8th, 2008 - 12:22 am ICT by IANS
Athens, Dec 7 (DPA) Civil unrest broke out across Greece Sunday as hundreds of demonstrators clashed with riot police in Athens and the northern port city of Thessaloniki in the second day ... Read more...

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Three liberal Russian parties to merge


November 16th, 2008 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Nov 16 (DPA) Three liberal parties currently not represented in the Russian parliament have decided to join forces under the new a new outfit styled "Just Cause".The parties - the Union ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Singapore organisations spearhead ‘Cows for the People’ project in India


October 25th, 2008 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
Singapore, Oct 25 (IANS) Two Singapore-based organisations have come together to lend a helping hand to landless farm labourers in a remote village in Madhya Pradesh with a project called "The Village ... Read more...

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Aravind Adiga’’s `The White Tiger in Man Booker Prize 2008 shortlist


September 9th, 2008 - 8:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept. 9 (ANI): HarperCollins India today announced the short listing of Aravind Adiga''s The White Tiger for the 2008 Man Booker Prize for Fiction.The book has been short-listed from ... Read more...

Posted in National |

NRIs have few hopes from India at Beijing (Special)


August 10th, 2008 - 9:21 am ICT by IANS
By Kul Bhushan Sorry, no 'golds' for India, say a number of NRIs, but a couple of silver or bronze ones, at the most. A spot survey of NRIs shows how disappointed they ... Read more...

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Poetry and lyrics are my first love: London-based broadcaster


July 30th, 2008 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) Can an NRI get by in Britain or the US by writing poetry? Yes, if he or she has some other income to fall back ... Read more...

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Rushdie, Ghosh named in 2008 Booker longlist


July 29th, 2008 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) The latest novels of Indian-born writers Salman Rushdie and Amitav Ghosh have been named in a longlist of 13 books for the 2008 Man Booker Prize for Fiction ... Read more...

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