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Fact sheet on Norway


July 23rd, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) Norway, which has played a key role in peacemaking efforts in Indonesia and Sri Lanka in the past, fell victim to its worst terrorist attack ... Read more...

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Guy Ritchie ‘circumcised to comply with ex-wife Madge’s Kabbalah beliefs’


May 5th, 2011 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 5 (ANI): Not many men would consider losing part of his manhood to please their wife, but it seems like Guy Ritchie was willing to go that extra mile ... Read more...

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‘Passion of the Christ’ star says playing Jesus wrecked his career


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 2 (ANI): Actor Jim Caviezel has spoken out about how playing Jesus in Mel Gibson's controversial movie 'The Passion of the Christ' has wrecked his career.Since playing the Son ... Read more...

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Good Friday observed in Meghalaya


April 22nd, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, April 22 (IANS) Christians in Meghalaya observed Good Friday, marking the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, with fasts and daylong prayer services in churches.Hundreds of Roman Catholic devotees took out ... Read more...

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You can’t confess your sins via iPhone, Vatican tells Catholics


February 10th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 10 (ANI): The Vatican has emphatically stressed that Catholics cannot confess via iPhone and modern technology is not a substitute for being present when admitting sins to a priest.Vatican spokesman ... Read more...

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No time to visit church? Confess via iPhone


February 9th, 2011 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 9 (IANS) Users of iPhone can now perform contrition and other religious rituals without visiting church, thanks to a new online application."Confession: A Roman Catholic App", created by a US-based ... Read more...

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Now, a confession app on iPhones, iPads approved by Catholic Church


February 4th, 2011 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Feb 4 (ANI): A US company has come up with a confession app that claims to be the first of its kind to be approved by the Catholic Church.Patrick Leinen, of ... Read more...

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Leonardo Di Caprio To Turn Jew For Love?


December 6th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It looks like Leonardo Di Caprio can go to any extent to marry his long time girlfriend Bar Rafaeli. Recent reports indicate that the 'Blood Diamond' ... Read more...

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Use of condoms can be justified ‘in certain cases’, says Pope


November 21st, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 21 (ANI): Breaking with years of Roman Catholic teaching, the Pope has said the use of condoms can be justified 'in certain cases'.In a book, Benedict XVI has signalled that ... Read more...

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Eva Longoria, Tony Parker dismiss divorce rumours


November 17th, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 17 (ANI): A representative for Eva Longoria has dismissed reports that her husband Tony Parker filed for divorce yesterday in Texas.Celebrity website TMZ, who first reported the news, have since ... Read more...

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Brit dentist pestered female technician to go to swingers’ party


November 12th, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 12 (ANI): A dentist in Britain has been accused of sexual harassment after he pestered a female technician by inviting her to swingers' parties.The General Dental Council was also told ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Gay priests’ ice-cream advertisement banned


October 27th, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Antonio Federici has seen two adverts banned in just two months. After the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) banned the company’s ad featuring a pregnant nun last ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Jacqueline’s motto - ‘We Are Family’


September 6th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 6, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): For Jacqueline Fernandez's siblings, Christmas is never too far away. The pretty actress loves to splurge and each instance of her homecoming is a mini celebration ... Read more...

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Scarlett’s boyfriend’s aunts thought evil possessed him: Fiona


July 30th, 2010 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 30 (IANS) Scarlett Keeling's boyfriend Julio Lobo's aunts thought he was possessed by evil, the British teenager's mother Fiona Mackeown told a local trial court Friday. Fiona, 46, is in ... Read more...

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European Ombudsman rejects Hindus’ request regarding equality of religions in Malta


July 7th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), July 7 (ANI): European Ombudsman has rejected Hindus' complaint regarding equality of treatment of all religions before the Maltese law.In a response to the complaint of Bhavna Shinde of Forum ... Read more...

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Hindus approach UN for equality of religions in Malta


July 1st, 2010 - 7:08 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), July 1 (ANI): Hindus have approached Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) urging it to "ensure that Malta treats all the religions and denominations equally ... Read more...

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Michael Beuke, The ‘Homicidal Hitchhiker’ Executed


May 14th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez May 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) 'Homicidal hitchhiker' Michael Beuke was executed by the State of Ohio on Thursday, 17 years after being convicted for murder. Michael Beuke was involved in the ... Read more...

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Pope’s ally facing paedophilia claims


May 8th, 2010 - 4:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 8 (ANI): A close friend of Pope Benedict XVI who has already offered to resign after confessing that he hit children in his care is now facing a probe over ... Read more...

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Gibson Misses his Wife


May 6th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 6, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Mel Gibson, who split with his girlfriend Oksana Grigorieva last month, wants to return to his wife Robyn's arms. Mel Gibson yearns to be back in ... Read more...

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Chilean Cardinal Vows A Meticulous Investigation Into The Sexual Abuse Disgrace In Chile


April 26th, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 26, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): An influential Roman Catholic bureaucrat in Chile admitted in a correspondence on Sunday that he had discontinued an inquiry into supposed sexual abuses by a ... Read more...

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I have retired ‘only for the time being’: Yousuf


March 30th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Mar.30 (ANI): Former Pakistan captain Mohammad Yousuf, who announced his retirement from international cricket on Monday, has kept the doors open for a comeback, saying he is only 'retiring for the ... Read more...

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‘Humiliated’ Yousuf decides to hang up his boots


March 27th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Mar.27 (ANI): Former Pakistan cricket captain Mohammad Yousuf has reportedly decided to quit international cricket in protest against the Pakistan Cricket Board's decision to ban him for an indefinite period.Yousuf would ... Read more...

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Albert Gubay keeps his pact with God & donates his fortune to charity


March 25th, 2010 - 12:40 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Mar 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Billionaire Albert Gubay once owed nothing, and then he made a pact with God, that if he became rich, then he would donate half of his ... Read more...

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Albert Gubay Honors His ‘Pact With God’


March 24th, 2010 - 8:55 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
March 24, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The billionaire originator of a British superstore chain is bequeathing much of his riches to a charitable trust in order to execute a ‘pact with ... Read more...

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Pope under fire for allowing paedophile priest to continue as minister


March 13th, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
Rome, Mar. 13 (ANI): With the emergence of reports that Pope Benedict allowed a paedophile priest to continue with the ministry, the Bishop of Rome has been drawn directly into the Roman ... Read more...

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Parents should limit child’s computer gaming


January 25th, 2010 - 10:43 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, Jan 25 (DPA) Parents of a child who plays computer games excessively should limit computer use but not issue blanket condemnations, a social education worker advised. Remarks such as, "Playing computer games ... Read more...

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Irish Roman Catholic archbishops ‘covered up abuse to protect church’s reputation’


November 27th, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.27 (ANI): Irish Roman Catholic archbishops and police covered up four decades of child sex abuse by priests in a conspiracy to protect the reputation of the church, The Telegraph quoted ... Read more...

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Joseph Cao: Only Republican Member To Support Health Care Reform Bill


November 9th, 2009 - 8:27 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov.9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Health care reform bill, which has been criticized for several reasons, has got its way cleared from the House of Representatives. The bill not only gained ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Geisy Arruda Photo In Pink Miniskirt Makes Her Internet Celebrity


November 9th, 2009 - 7:35 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov.9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Geisy Arruda's photo in short dress has made the Brazilian student an internet celebrity for all the wrong reasons. According to the reports of the sources, Geisy ... Read more...

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Malta considers Hinduism a cult


October 14th, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Oct 14 (ANI): Hindus and Jews have asked United Nations (UN) to direct Malta to treat all religions and denominations equally in front of the law.Malta Criminal Code reportedly ... Read more...

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Malta considers Hinduism a cult


October 14th, 2009 - 10:02 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Hindus and Jews have asked United Nations (UN) to direct Malta to treat all religions and denominations equally in front of the law.Malta Criminal Code reportedly makes one liable to imprisonment up ... Read more...

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Hindus and Jews urge United Nations to direct Malta for equal treatment of all religions


October 14th, 2009 - 9:59 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Hindus and Jews have asked United Nations (UN) to direct Malta to treat all religions and denominations equally in front of the law.Malta Criminal Code reportedly makes one liable to imprisonment up ... Read more...

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Hindus and Jews urge European Union to ask Malta for equal treatment of all religions


October 12th, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Hindus and Jews have asked European Union (EU) to direct Malta to treat all religions and denominations equally in front of the law.Malta Criminal Code reportedly makes one liable to imprisonment up ... Read more...

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‘Devil in dog collar’ priest faces jail for sex abuse over 36 years


August 12th, 2009 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 12 (ANI): A priest, tagged as "the devil in a dog collar" by one of his victims, is facing jail for sexual assault on schoolboys over 36 years.Father David Pearce, ... Read more...

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Carla Bruni takes a pop at Pope Benedict XVI over Aids comment


May 19th, 2009 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 19 (ANI): French First Lady Carla Bruni has launched a scathing attack on Pope Benedict XVI accusing him of 'damaging' Africa with his approach to contraception.The 41-year-old singer and supermodel ... Read more...

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