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Man asks thieves to return 93-year-old tortoise


May 12th, 2012 - 11:04 am ICT by IANS
London, May 12 (IANS) A heartbroken owner of a rare tortoise in Britain has made an emotional appeal to the thieves to return his 93-year-old pet as he fears ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Electric blue lobster now holed up in a museum


November 17th, 2011 - 9:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Nov 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A spectacularly-looking blue lobster has been moved from the market to the museum. Fishermen caught the electric blue lobster off the coast of Scotland and they placed ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

California Mayor Wants to Broadcast Bird Songs


January 29th, 2011 - 2:10 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The mayor of a city in the Mojave Desert wants to brighten up the place by broadcasting the songs of birds which have been recorded. The idea was ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Oklahoma bans Sharia law


November 4th, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 3 (ANI): The central US state of Oklahoma has approved a ballot measure restricting judges from considering Islamic 'Sharia law' while making a judgement.According to Politico, this is the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Prince Harry’s helicopter instructor arrested over sex pest claims


October 28th, 2010 - 12:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 28 (ANI): Prince Harry's helicopter instructor, an army major, has been arrested over claims he is a sex pest.Chris Hearn, 48, was taken into custody after he was accused of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Lightning strikes Briton at 13:13 on Friday the 13th


August 15th, 2010 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 15 (IANS) A 13-year-old Briton was struck by lightning at 13:13 on Friday the 13th. He escaped with only minor burns. The teenager was struck at Lowestoft Seafront Air Festival Friday, ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Toy Story 3 Turns Highest Grossing Animated Film Ever


August 14th, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 14, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Walt Disney Pictures' released 2010 animated film Toy Story 3 has turned to be the highest earning animated movie of all times. Earlier, Shrek 2 ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

13-yr-old boy struck by lightening on Friday the 13th at 13:13


August 14th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 14 (ANI): Friday the 13th really is unlucky for some - a 13-year-old-boy was struck by lightening on Friday the 13th at 13:13.The unnamed boy was struck at Lowestoft Seafront ... Read more...

Posted in World |

NASA Contemplating On Sending A Probe Out To The Asteroid


August 11th, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 11, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): NASA Scientists have been reported as planning to send a probe out to the asteroid that is likely to pose a threat for our ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

NASA Plans Probe On Earth Bound Asteroid


August 11th, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Aug 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) NASA spokespersons have revealed that they are considering the possibility of a probe on the asteroid that is likely to hit earth in 2182. The scientists ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

World’s first robotic legs developed to improve mobility of disabled


July 16th, 2010 - 4:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 16 (ANI): A New Zealand company has given hope to numerous people who do not have proper mobility by unveiling the world's first robotic legs for the disabled.Rex the Robotic ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Skeet Ulrich To Enact A Vital Character In The Spin-Off Of ‘Law and Order’


July 8th, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 8, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Skeet Ulrich is the accomplished actor, who is remembered for his renditions in movies such as ‘Scream’ and the CBS drama, ‘Jericho’. The admirers ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Skeet Ulrich: The New Face Of “Law And Order”


July 8th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angeles, July 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Having announced the start of yet another season of "Law and Order", NBC is now on the lookout for actors to play the roles ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Oklahoma lawmakers seek public support for banning shariah from courts


June 16th, 2010 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 16 (ANI): Oklahoma lawmakers are asking voters to support a proposal banning local courts from considering Shariah or other international law in their rulings.The unusual measure calling for an amendment ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Helio Castroneves Gets Fourth Pole At Indianapolis 500


May 25th, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Indianapolis, May 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It becomes one of the toughest jobs on earth to make your opponents in the game think "Lets Give Up. Lets Go Home". However, when ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Principal Criticised For Posting ‘F’ List Of Students


March 17th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Wisconsin, March 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After Rex Roland, the teacher who wrote 'loser' on the homework note book of one of his students, a similar case has come up from ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Mother Complains of Teacher Writing “Loser” On Student’s Notebook


March 13th, 2010 - 10:01 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Candler, March 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The comments written by a teacher on his student's notebook is costing him a lot as his way of teaching is now being put under ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Chicago Earthquake magnitude revised to 3.8


February 10th, 2010 - 11:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Chicago, Feb 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Seismologists said that an 'unusual earthquake' shook Chicago at around 3:59 am on Wednesday. The magnitude of the earthquake was earlier said to be 4.3, but ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Manteca Robbery: Two Suspects Arrested


September 5th, 2009 - 8:43 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Two people who are alleged to be the suspects in a robbery heist that took place in Manteca is said to have been taken in to custody by the police. ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Playing Tetris could boost brain power


September 2nd, 2009 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 2 (ANI): Playing Tetris may help increase brain efficiency, says a new research.Researchers from Mind Research Network in Albuquerque, New Mexico, examined the effects of practice in the brain using ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Indian cricketers celebrate Independence Day in Colombo


August 15th, 2008 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Rex Clementine Colombo, Aug 15 (IANS) Skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni raised the tri-colour as the Indian cricketers, now on a tour to Sri Lanka, celebrated the nation's 62nd independence Day here ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Injuries hit India as Lanka take first innings lead (Roundup)


August 9th, 2008 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
By Rex Clementine Colombo, Aug. 9 (IANS) Injuries weighed down the Indian camp, forcing three players out of action as Sri Lanka rode on an unbeaten ton by vice captain Kumar Sangakkara ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Murali has found a spin twin in Ajantha Mendis


August 7th, 2008 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Rex Clementine Colombo, Aug 7 (IANS) The performance of 23-year-old Sri Lankan spinner Ajantha Mendis during the first two Tests against India has excited cricket circles here and he is being hailed as ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Upton is India’s cricket coach in Kirsten’s absence


August 6th, 2008 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Rex Clementine Colombo, Aug 6 (IANS) India’s conditioning coach Paddy Upton has taken over as the coach of the team after head coach Gary Kirsten left for South Africa to be with ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Kumble says he was confident of his team bouncing back


August 3rd, 2008 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Rex Clementine Galle, Aug 3 (IANS) After India squared the Test series against Sri Lanka, winning the second Test by 170 runs, captain Anil Kumble said he was confident of his team ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

4-day work week is win-win situation for both employer, employee


July 26th, 2008 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 26 (ANI): Converting a five-day work week into a four-day work would certainly result in higher job satisfaction and lower levels of work-family conflict, thus leading to higher productivity, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Sri Lanka declare after piling up 600/6 (Tea Report)


July 25th, 2008 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Rex Clementine Colombo, July 25 (IANS) Sri Lanka turned up the heat Friday on the visiting Indians amassing 600 runs for six before declaring their first innings here at the Sinhalese Sports ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Swans startle onlookers by using zebra crossing!


June 13th, 2008 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
London , June 13 (ANI): While many of us are not quite familiar with traffic rules, heres a family of swans who left motorists and shoppers gawking at them when they ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Beckhams Father Christmas goes bankrupt!


January 8th, 2008 - 4:25 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 8(ANI): Ace footballer David Beckhams Santa Claus has gone bankrupt despite a 25,000 pounds Christmas box from the football star.Beckham had hired Rex Friend to be Santa Claus and present ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Joomla!Day Serbia, November 17th


November 19th, 2007 - 4:27 pm ICT by admin
The first Joomla! Day in Serbia will take place on the 17th of November in Belgrade bringing together Joomla! users from both Serbia and Montenegro. The idea is to organize a fun ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

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