World T20: South Africa send Zimbabwe packing (Lead)

September 21st, 2012 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
Hambantota, Sep 20 (IANS) South Africa cantered to a 10-wicket win over Zimbabwe, knocking them out of the World Twenty20 Championship, in a Group C encounter at the Mahinda Rajapaksa ... Read more...

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Free polls must to mature as democracy: Pakistani daily

September 12th, 2012 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 12 (IANS) Pakistan needs to conduct free and fair elections to mature as a functional democracy, said a Pakistani daily Wednesday.An editorial in the News International said elections ... Read more...

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Snoop Dogg banned from Norway

July 30th, 2012 - 2:33 am ICT by IANS
London, July 30 (IANS) Rapper Snoop Dogg has been barred from entering Norway for two years after he tried to enter the country with a small amount of cannabis last ... Read more...

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PM greets nation on Easter

April 7th, 2012 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has greeted the nation on the occasion of Easter to be celebrated Sunday and hoped the festivities would strengthen the ... Read more...

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Quite beyond science to explain Turin Shroud: Vatican daily

December 30th, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 30 (IANS) The Vatican's official newspaper, L'Osservatore Romano, has strongly endorsed research that suggests the Turin Shroud could be the actual burial cloth of Christ.Experts from the National ... Read more...

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Dravid fears Ponting’s comeback against India

December 21st, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 21 (IANS) India's batting great Rahul Dravid insists that the visitors fear a comeback from former Australian captain Ricky Ponting who, he said, was surely not on ... Read more...

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Direction is Dia Mirza’s next plan

September 17th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) After trying her hand at production, former beauty queen and actress Dia Mirza is now exploring other aspects of cinema and wants to don ... Read more...

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Date of Last Supper miscalculated, says expert

April 18th, 2011 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 18 (IANS) The date of Jesus's last supper has long been miscalculated by the church, a British expert has claimed.The church has been observing the occasion on Maundy ... Read more...

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PCB, Punjab Govt announce cash rewards for Pak cricket team selectors

April 16th, 2011 - 11:37 am ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 16(ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board and the Punjab Government have announced cash rewards for the national selectors, close on the heels of chief selector Mohsin Khan's demand that the selectors ... Read more...

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Metal books found in Jordan cave could change view of Biblical history

March 30th, 2011 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 30 (ANI): The discovery of seventy ancient metal books in a cave in Jordan is said to have the possibilities of unlocking some of the secrets of the earliest days ... Read more...

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Symposium on earthquake sciences inaugurated

January 22nd, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Jan 22 (IANS) Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated a three-day international symposium on advances in earthquake sciences here Saturday.Speaking at the function at the Institute of Seismological Research (ISR) ... Read more...

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Missed me doing action? Coming back soon, says Suniel Shetty

January 3rd, 2011 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Robin Bansal New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) Suniel Shetty is taking a U-turn and returning to where he started in Bollywood - action. The macho actor, who is taking a sabbatical ... Read more...

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Ponting’s best behind him: Mark Taylor

September 29th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sep 29 (ANI): Skipper Ricky Ponting's career is on the downslide and he is not going to repeat his earlier batting form, according to former Australian great Mark Taylor.He asked ... Read more...

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Arjun Saluja’s collection at LFW with hair products

September 18th, 2010 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) Lakme Studio joined forces with TIGI Catwalk collection and launched Catwalk's Sleek Mystique collection - the latest salon innovation for silky straight hair styling products - in designer ... Read more...

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‘I was dead’ but then resurrected: Fidel Castro

August 31st, 2010 - 1:13 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Aug 30 (DPA) Historic Cuban leader Fidel Castro describes the illness that caused him to step down from power in near-religious terms, calling his health ordeal a "calvary" and his ... Read more...

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US President Barack Obama Deems That The 10,000th Road Project From The Federal Stimulus Is A Momentous One

June 20th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 20, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): American President Barack Obama on Friday concentrated on the construction jobs that have been produced by the federal stimulus law. Nonetheless, he accepted the ... Read more...

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First Metal Music Awards To Be Held In India, This Sunday

June 19th, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 19, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): This Sunday will be added as another important day for the Indian musical history, as on this day, the country will hand over its first ... Read more...

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LA MegaChurch Might Emerge Super Bowl Ad Winner

February 2nd, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angeles, Feb 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Los Angeles church is among the top six finalists who have made it to Doritos' "Crash the Super Bowl" commercial challenge. The megachurch ... Read more...

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Brooke Shields hoped for Michael Jackson’s resurrection!

January 13th, 2010 - 1:28 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 12 (IANS) Hollywood actress Brooke Shields says she really hoped that late pop legend Michael Jackson would jump out of his coffin while she spoke during his memorial service. The ... Read more...

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Collingwood says rest has done wonders for his form

November 29th, 2009 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town, Nov.29 (ANI): England al-rounder Paul Collingwood is insisting that he has never felt better, two months after his international career appeared to be on the brink of collapse.He credits ... Read more...

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“Wizard Of Oz” Hanging Clip Still Grabs A Lot Of Attention

November 14th, 2009 - 7:26 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov.14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The iconic American fantasy movie 'The Wizard Of Oz' has created quite a buzz over the years as rumors have circulated in various quarters that a munchkin ... Read more...

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People Magazine Unveils Jaycee Lee Dugard’s Picture

October 14th, 2009 - 10:20 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomes Oct 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to sources, Jaycee Lee Dugard, the now-woman who was held as a "sex-slave" under the claws of Philip Garrido for eighteen long years, has ... Read more...

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Chelsea lucky to have Ancelotti, says Beckham

July 19th, 2009 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
Los Angeles, July 19 (ANI): English footballer David Beckham has stressed upon new Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti making a massive impact in the Premier League and also believes that he will ... Read more...

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Ecologist brings century-old eggs to life to study evolution

July 19th, 2009 - 11:08 am ICT by ANI
Washington, July 19 (ANI): An ecologist from the Cornell University has brought back to life century-old eggs of zooplankton to better understand evolution.Nelson Hairston Jr., chair of Cornell's Department of Ecology and ... Read more...

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George Washington’s doc might turn him into a Frankenstein’s monster, says book

June 29th, 2009 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 29 (ANI): An upcoming book says that George Washington might have become a Frankenstein's monster had his personal physician prevailed.Out in August, 'Strange But True, America' reveals that ... Read more...

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Oasis rule best British songs poll

May 26th, 2009 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 26 (ANI): English rock band Oasis have taken over the list of the best British songs of all time by claiming the top three positions in the poll.The number one ... Read more...

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Bajaj Auto net slips 13.2 percent

May 21st, 2009 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 21 (IANS) The country's second largest two-wheeler maker, Bajaj Auto, Thursday reported a 13.2-percent decline in net profit for 2008-09 while managing a 7.8 percent increase in fourth quarter profitability. The ... Read more...

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Will Katherine Heigl be seen in the next season of “Grey’s Anatomy”

May 15th, 2009 - 9:48 pm ICT by GD
If you want to witness rumors turning out to be true, then just turn on your television. In TV's every once in a while a rumor turns out to be true. Rumors ... Read more...

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Satyam board says company on way to resurrection

April 13th, 2009 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 13 (IANS) It was with a sense of satisfaction and achievement that the six-member board of Satyam Computer Services Monday announced the virtual "rebirth" of the crisis-ridden software giant, ... Read more...

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PM greets nation on Eeaster

April 11th, 2009 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday greeted the people on the occasion of Easter, saying the "universal significance of Christ's resurrection is that truth triumphs over evil ... Read more...

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Spy Wednesday - When Judas betrayed

April 8th, 2009 - 11:02 pm ICT by GD
Spy Wednesday is of great significance in the world of Christianity since this was the say when Judas Iscariot went to the Sanhedrin, to betray Christ for 30 pieces of Silver.It ... Read more...

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We have never seen a McLaren so far behind: Massa

March 24th, 2009 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, March 24 (DPA) Surprised over the poor pre-season performance of the McLaren-Mercedes team, but worried about the excellence of Brawn GP and the evolution of Toyota, Ferrari's Brazilian Formula ... Read more...

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Auto sales up in February, but industry remains cautious

March 9th, 2009 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) February brought a breather for the country's struggling auto industry, which witnessed a 15-percent year-on-year jump in passenger vehicle- sales and 45 percent growth in the mid-size ... Read more...

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Pak must deal with Mumbai attacks, terrorism for resumption of Indo-Pak dialogue: Boucher

February 4th, 2009 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb. 4 (ANI): United States Assistant Secretary of State Richard Boucher has acknowledged that the resurrection of the composite dialogue between India and Pakistan depends on the trust deficit between ... Read more...

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French court clears two Les Miserables sequel novels

December 22nd, 2008 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 22 (ANI): A French court has cleared two modern-day sequels to Victor Hugo''s classic book Les Miserables, insisting that they do not constitute a threat to the integrity of ... Read more...

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