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Olympic long jump : America’s Reese wins women’s gold


August 9th, 2012 - 4:16 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Double world champion Brittney Reese leaped 7.12 metres to win Olympic gold in the women's long jump Wednesday.Russia's Yelena Sokolova posted a personal best of ... Read more...

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US Navy warship captain fired after collision


June 20th, 2012 - 9:29 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 20 (IANS) US Navy has relieved a warship commander of his command after the warship collided with an oil tanker, an official said Tuesday.Chuck Litchfield, captain of amphibious ... Read more...

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Stephanie Decker loses her legs while saving her children from tornadoes


March 7th, 2012 - 11:22 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Mar 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A brave mother lost both legs when she launched a daring bid to save her two children. Stephanie Decker of Indiana decided to act when the ... Read more...

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World Athletics: India’s Mayookha finishes 9th in long jump


August 28th, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Daegu (South Korea), Aug 28 (IANS) India's woman long jumper Mayookha Johny finished ninth in World Athletics Championships here Sunday.Mayookha, who was the third Indian ever to qualify for the ... Read more...

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Jenn Sterger sues ex-manager alleged nude Brett Favre photos


April 29th, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 29 (ANI): Model/television personality Jenn Sterger is suing her ex-manager over lewd photos allegedly sent by quarterback Brett Favre to her.Sterger, 27, who accused Favre, 41, of sexting her ... Read more...

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Didn’t know my role was so big in ‘Elephant’: Pattinson


April 3rd, 2011 - 9:10 am ICT by IANS
London, April 3 (IANS) Actor Robert Pattinson says he "didn't realise" how big his role was in "Water for Elephants" until he started shooting the movie.The 24-year-old actor plays vet ... Read more...

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“Top Shot” Season 2 Premieres On History Channel


February 9th, 2011 - 7:30 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Feb 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The much awaited reality television show, "Top Shot", based on the shooting challenges, premiered on History channel on February 8. The season 1 ended on August ... Read more...

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Happy marriage also eases arthritis pain


November 18th, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 18 (IANS) A happy marriage can also ease the agony of arthritis, a study says.Patients who had the support of a loving husband or wife reported less joint pain and ... Read more...

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SpongeBob inspired 8-yr-old US boy to save drowning neighbour


June 14th, 2010 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 14 (ANI): An eight-year-old New Jersey boy, who rescued his five-year-old neighbour from drowning, has revealed that he used a technique from kids cartoon SpongeBob SquarePants to save him.According to ... Read more...

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Milkshake having 2000 calories tops the list of the ‘20 Worst Drinks’


May 30th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, May 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Men’s Health magazine has compiled a list of the ’20 Worst Drinks’ and it is topped with a milkshake that has a whooping 2000 ... Read more...

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North Carolina doctor sentenced to prison for distributing Oxycontin


February 23rd, 2010 - 4:20 am ICT by BNO News
NEW BERN, NORTH CAROLINA (BNO NEWS) – A North Carolina doctor was sentenced to 20 years in prison followed by three years supervised release for distributing large amounts of Oxycontin, prosecutors announced ... Read more...

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German play turns chaotic after actors ‘experiment’ with vodka on stage!


January 29th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 29 (ANI): A stage production of German play 'Moscow To the End of the Line' turned chaotic when the actors performing decided to substitute vodka for water "as an experiment." ... Read more...

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‘G.I Joe’, ‘Star Trek’ sequels in the pipeline


January 12th, 2010 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 12 (ANI): Movie bosses at Paramount pictures are set to produce a sequel to 'G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra,' it has emerged."Zombieland" scribes Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick are ... Read more...

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Movie popcorn + soda = calorie bomb


November 20th, 2009 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 20 (ANI): If you think having a medium popcorn and soft drink while watching a movie won't add much to your weight, then it's time to get a reality check, ... Read more...

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2012 doomsday prophecy false, says Canadian archeologist


November 17th, 2009 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Nov 17 (IANS) A Canadian archaeologist has debunked the prophecy that the world will come to an end in December 2012. The doomsday prophecy comes from an ancient carved monument found from ... Read more...

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Patrick Swayze was offered role in Zombieland


September 22nd, 2009 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 22 (ANI): Late actor Patrick Swayze was offered a role of a zombie in horror comedy Zombieland before he fell ill.According to film writer Rhett Reese, the hunk was ... Read more...

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Miley Cyrus gets turned into ‘Miley Shake’!


September 2nd, 2009 - 3:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 2 (ANI): Teen actress Miley Cyrus has had a milkshake named in her honour at 'Millions of Milkshakes' in California.The 'Hannah Montana' star was accompanied by her sister Brandi ... Read more...

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Imaginary friends help kids develop better language skills


August 7th, 2009 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 7 (IANS) Having an imaginary friend seems to play a positive role in a child's language development, says a new study. Elaine Reese, professor at the University of Otago (UO), New ... Read more...

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Famous Talk Show Host Irv Homer Dies


June 25th, 2009 - 8:40 pm ICT by GD
At an unfortunate moment, Irv homer, famous talk show host, died on Wednesday. It was only past 10 minutes of his introductory remarks at the program on an author in Eastern ... Read more...

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I’m not unbeatable, insists history-making Phelps


August 13th, 2008 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Beijing, Aug 13 (DPA) Shortly after crushing the opposition in the 200m butterfly and 4x200m freestyle relay, American swimming superstar Michael Phelps said he did not regard himself as unbeatable. Phelps, who ... Read more...

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Witherspoon plays unusual role in ‘Rendition’


November 14th, 2007 - 2:15 am ICT by admin
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