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Day 12 - parliament disrupted again


September 6th, 2012 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Both houses of parliament were disrupted for the 12th successive day Thursday following opposition protests over coal block allocations among other issues.The Rajya Sabha ... Read more...

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Dilip sahab greatest gift of my life: Saira Banu


August 23rd, 2012 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 23 (IANS) Yesteryears diva Saira Banu, who turned 68 Thursday, says she is glad to have a life partner like Dilip Kumar and considers him the biggest gift ... Read more...

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Mars Landing Site Named for Ray Bradbury


August 23rd, 2012 - 6:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The late scientist Ray Bradbury has been given a privilege even when he is deep into his grave. The NASA agencies named their new chapter of ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Big B feels singers play vital role in actors’ lives


July 31st, 2012 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 31 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says playback singers play an important role in building an actor's stature in Indian cinema."Playback singers have always been responsible for the ... Read more...

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Special Rajesh Khanna tribute on ‘Indian Idol 6′ (TV Snippets)


July 20th, 2012 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 20 (IANS) Contestants of "Indian Idol 6" are set to pay a tribute to late superstar Rajesh Khanna by singing some of his popular tracks on the show.A ... Read more...

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Asha remembers Pancham-da, breaks down (With Images)


June 27th, 2012 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) Singing legend Asha Bhosle broke down while shooting for special R.D. Burman episode for singing reality show "Indian Idol 6".In the episode, the contestants are ... Read more...

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Placebo can trick brain into taking it for real


March 27th, 2012 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 27 (IANS) A placebo, resembling an actual anti-depressant, can "trick" the brain into responding in the same manner as its real counterpart. A new study by the University ... Read more...

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Winehouse tribute concert might be telecasted


January 15th, 2012 - 10:20 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 15 (IANS) Late singer Amy Winehouse's father Mitch is reportedly in talks with TV companies about airing the "tribute concert" in remembrance of his daughter.The concert will ... Read more...

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South Asians seek return to US ideals of fairness, inclusion


September 12th, 2011 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 12 (IANS) Over 40 South Asian organisations joined in solemn remembrance of those who lost their lives in the traumatic 9/11 terror attacks, seeking an end to discrimination ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Three-day mourning in Congo for plane crash victims


July 10th, 2011 - 4:33 am ICT by IANS
Kinshasa, July 10 (IANS) The Democratic Republic of Congo has announced a three-day national mourning for the Friday plane crash in which at least 127 people were reportedly killed.Government ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Fourteen years on, Uphaar victims’ kin wait for justice (With Images)


June 13th, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) Fourteen years on, tears brought alive sour memories of pain, fear, and agony of losing loved ones as families gathered Monday to remember the 59 ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Multiple casualties after shooting incident in Amsterdam


May 4th, 2011 - 11:59 pm ICT by BNO News
AMSTERDAM (BNO NEWS) -- Multiple people were injured on late Wednesday afternoon after a shooting incident in the Dutch capital, police said, giving few details.Police said the shooting happened at around 5.30 ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Laxman pays tribute to 2010 German Bakery blast victims in Pune


February 13th, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by ANI
Pune, Feb 13(ANI): Indian cricketer V.V.S Laxman on Sunday paid tribute to the victims of last year's German Bakery blast in Pune.Pune had witnessed a militant attack when the city's popular ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Hindu regional party protests against Valentine’s Day in Tamil Nadu


February 13th, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by ANI
Coimbatore, Feb 13(ANI): Activists of Hindu Makkal Katchi, a regional party in Tamil Nadu, protested against the celebration of the Valentine's Day on Sunday, and warned locals to refrain from all celebrations ... Read more...

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Hindu radical outfit protests against Valentine’s Day in Jammu and Kashmir


February 12th, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Feb 12(ANI): Activists of Shri Ram Sena, a radical Hindu outfit, on Saturday protested against the upcoming Valentine's Day in Jammu and Kashmir.The activists shouted anti-Valentine's Day slogans, and burnt greeting ... Read more...

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‘Communist’ monopoly played with bread, loo paper!


January 22nd, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 22 (ANI): A new version of Monopoly that is rather communist in nature lets players trade in bread and toilet paper instead of the usual houses and hotels.Brainchild of the ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Jaya makes this Christmas special for Big B


December 25th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 25 (IANS) This Christmas was made special for Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan as his wife Jaya decorated a Christmas tree with gifts for the family and their friends."For ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Muslim devotees mourn martyrdom of Imam Hussain


December 17th, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by ANI
By Kamna MathurLucknow, Dec.17 (ANI): Muslim devotees walked barefoot on flaming embers to mourn the martyrdom of Imam Hussain, the grandson of Prophet Mohammed, in Lucknow.Muslim celebrated 'Ashura', the tenth day of ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Separatists protest over human rights violation in J-K


December 10th, 2010 - 10:23 pm ICT by ANI
By Fayaz AhmadSrinagar, Dec.10 (ANI): The Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front R (JKLF-R), the separatist political party of Jammu and Kashmir, carried out a hunger strike on the eve of 'International Human Rights ... Read more...

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World AIDS Day Shows A New Light Of Hope


December 2nd, 2010 - 2:56 am ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Today is World AIDS Day. Being one of the most recognized international health days, several organizations are making an extra effort today to spread awareness about ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Parliament adjourned after 26/11 tributes


November 26th, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) Sticking to the pattern of the last 11 days, both houses of parliament were adjourned till 12 noon as opposition members pursued their demand for a parliamentary ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

US recalls 26/11 dead, to combat terror with India


November 25th, 2010 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) Remembering those who had died in the Mumbai terror attack, the US said Thursday it would "continue to stand shoulder to shoulder with India" in combating ... Read more...

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Devotees celebrate Kartik Poornima boat festival in Bhubaneswar


November 21st, 2010 - 10:07 pm ICT by ANI
By Sarada LahangirBhubaneswar, Nov. 21 (ANI): Hundreds of devotees celebrated the Boita Bandana ceremony (boat worshipping ceremony) here on Sunday.The ceremony is celebrated on the occasion of the Kartik Poornima.People gathered ... Read more...

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Slain commando’s father cycles to salute 26/11 martyrs


November 19th, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Nov 19 (IANS) K. Unnikrishnan, father of commando Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan who was killed in the Mumbai terror attack, is on a month-long cycle journey that will end at the Gateway ... Read more...

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18 people injured in shootout inside mosque in southwestern Pak


November 17th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Quetta, Nov 17 (ANI): Eighteen people were wounded in a shootout inside a mosque in southwestern Pakistan's Khuzdar district, according to police.The clash took place following a dispute over which of the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

The Gunpowder Plot, Remember the 5th of November


November 6th, 2010 - 2:25 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In what is called the “most famous conspiracy in Great Britain”, the Catholics plotted to have King James I and the entire British Government killed in 1605 by ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

All Party National Alliance to observe Oct. 22 as “Black Day” from next year


October 26th, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by ANI
Muzaffarabad (PoK), Oct.26 (ANI): The All Party National Alliance (APNA) in Muzaffarabad, the capital of Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir (PoK), has decided to observe October 22 as a 'Black Day' from next year onwards, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Athletes take home saris, ‘very cheap’ gold, cell phones


October 16th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Robin Bansal New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) They are flying back home with fond memories of the Commonwealth Games, and what are they taking for their families and friends? Going by the ... Read more...

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Yoko Ono’s most passionate commitment - promoting Lennon’s legacy


October 9th, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 9 (ANI): British artist-cum-peace activist Yoko Ono has revealed that after her husband John Lennon passed away, she spent her time not in wallowing his absence but in promoting his ... Read more...

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Julian Lennon’s Exhibition Brings His Family Together


October 4th, 2010 - 9:06 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On John Lennon's 70th birthday, all his fans are going to gather all around the world next Saturday, to mark the event. But the surprising part ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Seton Hall Shootout Victims And Witnesses Mourn For Jessica Moore


September 27th, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Sep 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Seton Hall University shooter made many people his victim. One of them, a nineteen year old student named Jessica Moore, even left her last breathe. ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Amritsar hosts Mohammad Rafi Award Night


September 27th, 2010 - 4:03 pm ICT by ANI
Amritsar, Sep. 27 (ANI): Mohammad Rafi Memorial Society organised an award night in remembrance of the singing legend, six awards were presented on the occasion.Tarlochan Singh, a play back singer and President ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

People all over the world are celebrating the end of Ramadan


September 10th, 2010 - 11:43 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Muslims in America have been urged to observe this year's Eid al-Fitr in solemn mood. Eid al-Fitr or the "Feast of the Breaking of the Fast" is used ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Gary Intends To Commemorate The Birthday Of The Deceased Michael Jackson


August 25th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, August 25, 2010 (Just Flashed): The first anniversary of the demise of Michael Jackson was in June this year. It had been commemorated religiously by his devotees globally and, more so, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Gorakhpur angry at dilapidated condition of Freedom fighters’ memorial


August 14th, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by ANI
By Pavan ShahGorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh), Aug 14 (ANI): On the eve of India's 64th Independence Day, the dilapidated condition of freedom fighters' memorials here has drawn sharp criticism from the citizens.The area ... Read more...

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