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Smart fabric to prevent thefts?


September 11th, 2012 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Sep 11 (IANS) Researchers have developed a new kind of anti-theft system, based on a smart fabric, that will trigger an alarm when intruders try to break into a ... Read more...

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Goa’s grand old church to go green, shed asbestos


June 18th, 2012 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 18 (IANS) The Basilica of Bom Jesus, one of Goa's most revered churches, will soon have an eco-friendly roof -- thanks to the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) ... Read more...

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Dancing With The Stars: Who Goes Home?


October 12th, 2011 - 2:21 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Last week on 'Dancing With the Stars', much of America was shocked at the elimination of Kristin Cavallari and Mark Ballas. The dancers were asked to perform to ... Read more...

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Heidi Klum love doing pole dance for hubby


June 30th, 2011 - 9:50 am ICT by IANS
London, June 30 (IANS) Supermodel Heidi Klum loves doing pole dance for singer husband Seal because she thinks it's important for married couples to have a healthy sex life.Klum, ... Read more...

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Two women rafters drown in Kashmir


June 25th, 2011 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 25 (IANS) Two women drowned and six others were rescued after a rafting accident Saturday morning in Jammu and Kashmir, police said.The accident happened in north Kashmir's Sonamarg ... Read more...

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Boris Johnson kicks FIFA chiefs out of London’s ‘The Dorchester’ hotel


December 5th, 2010 - 8:57 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Revenge is a dish best served cold and Boris Johnson has managed to do exactly that. He was furious with the FIFA officials because England lost ... Read more...

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Stars suit up for GQ’s Men of the Year Awards


December 1st, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 1 (ANI): At the recent Sydney GQ Man of the Year Awards, the stars attending were seen dressing up to the nines.Actor and top gong winner Ryan Kwanten sizzled on ... Read more...

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CGF deny contamination fears in CWG swimming pools as pigeon rumours do rounds


October 8th, 2010 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 8(ANI): The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) has played down fears of contamination in the swimming pools at the Dr. S.P. Mukherjee Aquatics Complex in New Delhi.A CGF spokesman said ... Read more...

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America’s Got Talent: Jackie Evancho, Fighting Gravity, Studio 1 Among Top 10


September 2nd, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Last night on ‘America’s Got Talent’ the contestants were all raw nerves and shaky smiles as they were one by one called out to stand in front on ... Read more...

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Enrique, Alesha join line-up for Heroes Concert


August 14th, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 14 (ANI): Enrique Iglesias and Alesha Dixon are the latest stars to join the line up for the Heroes Concert at Twickenham Stadium.At the event, which is expected to ... Read more...

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Haiti’s underbelly seethes after earthquake


January 21st, 2010 - 9:53 am ICT by IANS
By Anindita Ramaswamy Port-au-Prince, Jan 21 (DPA) To comprehend the deathly power of a machete you only need to see it raised in the air, attached to an arm, and then in fierce, ... Read more...

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Spurs All-Star Manu Ginobili Turns “Batman” On Halloween Night Game


November 2nd, 2009 - 6:46 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov. 2, San Antonio (THAINDIAN NEWS) The players at the NBA match at San Antonio between the Spurs and the Kings on the night of Saturday 31st October had a ... Read more...

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Colorado balloon boy incident a hoax?


October 16th, 2009 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 16(ANI): The 6-year-old boy from Colorado, who raised alarm after he was thought to have floated off in a homemade balloon only to be later found hiding at home, has ... Read more...

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Airing risque sexual material good for people, says Oz expert


September 25th, 2009 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sep 25 (ANI): An Aussie sexual health physician has credited the producers of the show 'Packed to the Rafters' for bringing sex into the mainstream by airing risque sexual material on ... Read more...

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Woman rafter drowns in Darjeeling


June 1st, 2009 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Siliguri (West Bengal), June 1 (IANS) A woman rafter was drowned Monday when her boat capsized on river Teesta in West Bengal's Darjeeling district, police said. Rashila Thakkar, 37, a resident of Mumbai, ... Read more...

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Body movements can affect the brain’s ability to solve a problem


May 13th, 2009 - 11:23 am ICT by ANI
Washington, May 13 (ANI): Our brains can take cues from our body movements to understand and solve complex problems, say scientists.University of Illinois psychology professor Alejandro Lleras, who conducted the study ... Read more...

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Octomom dismisses child neglect allegations


May 1st, 2009 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 1 (ANI): Mother of octuplets, Nadya Suleman, has snubbed allegations of child neglect amid reports that police and child welfare officials recently visited her house.Cops had paid a visit ... Read more...

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Roger Moores hunting aversion stems from killing sparrow as a child


March 11th, 2009 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 11 (ANI): English actor Sir Roger Moore has revealed that his stand against any form of blood sport, stemmed from a childhood incident, which involved him killing a sparrow.Moore, ... Read more...

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A peek-a-boo into Britains dirtiest flat


September 12th, 2008 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 12 (ANI): The crown of being the owner of the Britains dirtiest flat can go to Chris Dowling, whose 100,000 pounds studio flat was left full of rubbish by ... Read more...

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Coldplay will not abandon choruses for album


April 13th, 2008 - 2:35 pm ICT by admin
London, April 13 (IANS) British rock band Coldplay has reassured fans that they would not ditch their trademark soaring choruses in their upcoming album. Thesun.co.uk reports that the band has taken a ... Read more...

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Sikkim promoting adventure tourism in a big way


February 15th, 2008 - 7:49 pm ICT by admin
Gangtok, Feb.15 (ANI): Sikkim is fast emerging as a destination for adventure tourism. And, the State governments support to promote it in a big way has ensured employment to many people here. ... Read more...

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