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‘The Dark Knight Rises’ biggest story I’ve told: Christopher Nolan (Interview)


July 11th, 2012 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) "The Dark Knight Rises", the final part of his Batman trilogy, is the biggest story he has told so far, says maverick Hollywood filmmaker ... Read more...

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Governor unwell, Chandy takes R-Day parade salute


January 26th, 2012 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 26 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy got the rare opportunity to take the Republic Day parade salute here Thursday, as Governor M.O.H. Farook was on medical leave.H.R. ... Read more...

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Air India hold Pune in I-League


January 22nd, 2012 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Jan 22 (IANS) Pune FC Sunday afternoon allowed Air India to dictate terms as they were held to a 2-2 draw in the 16th round of I-League football.Air India ... Read more...

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Real Madrid counts on Ronaldo’s return in Gijon tie


December 2nd, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Dec 2 (IANS) Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho will be able to count on striker Cristiano Ronaldo for his side's potentially complicated trip to face Sporting Gijon Saturday evening ... Read more...

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Dowry suicides by sisters: A film explores why


October 17th, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) The best comedies always have a subtle streak of tragedy in them. Perhaps that's why director Kundan Shah, the man behind some of them, including ... Read more...

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Lewis Hamilton to zoom in Bangalore Sept 27


September 18th, 2011 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 18 (IANS) British Formula One racing driver Lewis Hamilton will treat Bangaloreans to speed thrills Sep 27 when he zooms in a McLaren Mercedes on a fast ... Read more...

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Trip to CBI leaves school kids fascinated


July 29th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) It was a dream come true for 17-year-old Pranav Aggarwal, an ardent fan of crime novels and television shows, as he got a rare opportunity ... Read more...

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Cabinet will discuss ‘ineffective’ Lokpal bill: Hazare


July 27th, 2011 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) Social activist Anna Hazare, who has been campaigning for a strong Lokpal bill to fight corruption, Wednesday said the bill which is likely to be ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Hazare’s protest fast gets support in Mumbai


June 8th, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 8 (IANS) Expressing their solidarity with social activist Anna Hazare, a group of people Wednesday went on a day-long fast here to denounce the police crackdown on yoga ... Read more...

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A burnt classic Chinese painting reunited after 360 years


June 2nd, 2011 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Taipei, June 2 (IANS) Visitors to Taipei's Palace Museum have been offered a rare opportunity to view a Chinese painting in its entirety for the first time since being burnt ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ben Kingsley to act in film by Sri Lankan director


May 31st, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, May 31 (IANS) Oscar-winning actor Ben Kingsley would star in a movie made by Sri Lankan filmmaker Chandran Rutnam that would depict a terror attack on the capital ... Read more...

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Women to the fore in Bihar panchayat polls


April 19th, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, April 19 (IANS) Nearly three lakh women candidates are to contest the 10-phase panchayat polls in Bihar beginning Wednesday, thanks to the 50 percent reservation for them in village ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Study to analyse impact of fire ritual


March 11th, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, March 11 (IANS) The organisers of Athirathram 2011, a 4,000 year-old vedic ritual, Friday announced that for the first time, a team of scientists will study the impact of ... Read more...

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Thrilled Kathmandu now awaits Satyajit Ray


February 16th, 2011 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Feb 16 (IANS) Though he lives in Texas, Nepali environmental engineer Rajendra Bhattarai has a strong link with Bengal -- in the form of film maestro Satyajit Ray."I love ... Read more...

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Nepal president to attend Chandigarh institute convocation


February 3rd, 2011 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 3 (IANS) Nepal President Ram Baran Yadav will be the chief guest at the 31st annual convocation of the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) here Friday.It ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Hearst zebras killed by angry neighbors


January 13th, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sacramento, Jan 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Angry ranchers in California have shot and killed three Hearst Ranch zebras which had escaped from the ranch.The ranchers who are all live in the same ... Read more...

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Keira Knightley Says Carey Mulligan Was Behind Signing ‘Never Let Me Go’


January 11th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
to get an opportunity to work with her close friend actress Carey Mulligan once again.The 25 year old actress earlier worked with Mulligan in the 2005 film Pride & Prejudice. ... Read more...

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Becks’ $150K Porsche goes up for sale on eBay


January 7th, 2011 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
London, Jan 07 (ANI): David Beckham's supercar is up for sale at an online auction and shopping website.The soccer star's matte black Porsche 911 Convertible Turbo is being sold on eBay.The ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Peter Billingsley Revives His Childhood Memories Into A Musical


December 22nd, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Very few adults probably get the rare opportunity to relive their childhood memories and Peter Billingsley is definitely one of them. The child actor, who beautifully ... Read more...

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Guangzhou Asian Games to be best in ASIAD history


November 10th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Guangzhou (China), Nov.10 (ANI): The upcoming Guangzhou Asian Games will be the best one in ASIAD history, claimed Timothy Tsun-Ting Fok, vice president of Olympic Council of Asia (OCA)."Guangzhou once hosted the ... Read more...

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Rare ‘Star Wars’ Darth Vader costume up for grabs


October 28th, 2010 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 28 (ANI): A rare Darth Vader costume from 'Star Wars' film 'The Empire Strikes Back' is going on sale next month and is expected to fetch as much as 230,000 ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

China’s Got Talent winner is an armless pianist Liu Wei


October 11th, 2010 - 8:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beijing, Oct 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An armless 23-year-old man has won the first edition of “China’s Got Talent”.Liu Wei lost both his arms after he accidentally touched a live electrical wire at ... Read more...

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Curfew relaxed in Kashmir


September 25th, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 25 (IANS) Curfew was relaxed in areas of Srinagar and other towns of the Kashmir Valley in a phased manner Saturday afternoon. "In uptown areas of Srinagar city, curfew has been ... Read more...

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Music played through headphones can harm hearing: Study


September 1st, 2010 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 01 (ANI): A 24-year study of adolescent girls has revealed that music played through headphones too loud or too long might pose a significant risk to hearing.The study involved 8,710 ... Read more...

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For The Seventh Consecutive Year, Mars Close To Earth Hoax Sweeps Over The Internet


August 28th, 2010 - 7:42 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) To the disappointment of many, Mars on Aug 27 night sky appeared just as it does on any other day, a small but bright red star. ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Susan Boyle will sing for the Pope


August 26th, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 26, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): According to latest news reports, Susan Boyle the famous British singer is slated to sing for Pope Benedict XVI during her tour of Britain. ... Read more...

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New TV series based on Hurt Locker


August 26th, 2010 - 11:27 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 26, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The G4 management is planning a big reality series that will be based on the Oscar-winning movie "Hurt Locker". Just like Hurt Locker, this new ... Read more...

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President Barack Obama Leaves Seattle Business Owners Impressed


August 18th, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Seattle, Aug 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The recent Presidential visit to Seattle hogged headlines as one can expect but the visit left some small business owners in the town truly impressed. ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Clint Eastwood opens up about his love for jazz


August 18th, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 18 (ANI): Clint Eastwood has confessed his love for jazz music in a rare interview with musician Jamie Cullum.The Dirty Harry legend and Hollywood veteran became unlikely pals after the ... Read more...

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Crime scene where Mary Queen of Scots’ husband was killed to be unearthed


August 14th, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 14 (ANI): For the first time in centuries, archaeologists are all set to unearth the scene where the second husband of Mary, Queen of Scots was murdered in one of ... Read more...

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Prince William’s African safari docu to debut later this year


August 4th, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 4 (ANI): A documentary, which followed Prince William during an official trip to Africa, will debut later this year.The 60-minute film, which is part of Sky 1's autumn line-up, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Giant propellers seen in Saturn’s rings


July 12th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, July 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) NASA announced on Thursday, that they have discovered giant propeller shaped structures in the rings around Saturn. Scientists also divulged that the structure seems to ... Read more...

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Giant Propellers Discovered In The Saturn Rings


July 12th, 2010 - 8:34 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 12, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), has announced the discovery of a giant propeller like structures in the rings of Saturn. Announcing ... Read more...

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I am the youngest star in the industry: Mithun Chakraborty


July 3rd, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
By Robin Bansal New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) After more than 30 years in the Indian film industry, three national awards in his kitty and over 300 films to his credit, veteran actor ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Lunar Eclipse Provides Twilight Fans With New Ideas To Celebrate Eclipse Release!


June 26th, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri June 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Generally celestial events are not associated with the promotion of a film. However, this seems to be a case with the third movie belonging to the ... Read more...

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