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Did 14th century China use fridge?

June 29th, 2011 - 9:48 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 29 (IANS) If a 14th century painting is to be believed, people in China have been using a refrigerator-like device since that time.Archaeologists in north China's Shanxi province ... Read more...

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Anna Hathaway spoofs Kate Middleton on SNL

November 22nd, 2010 - 10:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Nov 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actress Anna Hathaway spoofed Kate Middleton to perfection on Saturday Night Live. On SNL, Tina Fey takes the cake for portraying Sarah Palin in all ... Read more...

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Asian Games begin with another awesome Chinese masterpiece (Roundup)

November 12th, 2010 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 12 (IANS) After storming the sporting world by hosting a spectacular Olympics and topping the medals tally at Beijing two years ago, Guangzhou Friday came up with a breathtaking opening ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Sign of the times: Queen joins Facebook

November 8th, 2010 - 9:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Nov 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Royal Family in the United Kingdom has opened a page on Facebook and within an hour, more than 40,000 people expressed their likeness to the page. ... Read more...

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Unique Himachal ritual: Pelting stones to appease goddess

November 6th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Nov 6 (IANS) A day after the festival of lights, a unique stone pelting fair was organised Saturday as part of an annual ritual in the former princely state of Dhami ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

A park between Yamuna and Taj is eyesore to conservationists (With Image)

October 15th, 2010 - 9:34 am ICT by IANS
By Brij Khandelwal Agra, Oct 15 (IANS) Years ago, the Yamuna waters would lap gently against the base of the Taj Mahal. But an artificial park developed between the river and the Taj ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

India’s minstrels reduced to sex slavery in Nepal

May 16th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, May 16 (IANS) Like the vicissitudes in the fortunes of the epic heroes of the Ramayana and Mahabharata that formed the theme of their musical performances, a wandering minstrel ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Prince of Wales to attend ‘Alice In Wonderland’ world premiere

February 4th, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 04 (ANI): The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall are set to attend the world premiere of new 3D film 'Alice In Wonderland'.The royal family members will ... Read more...

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Dis letters to UK government will be kept secret

February 19th, 2009 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 19 (ANI): The series of private letters between late Princess Diana and the British Government will be kept under wraps, the Information Commissioner has ruled.The letters from the Princess ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Nepal seeks to save its Indian heritage

December 28th, 2008 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Dec 28 (IANS) Nepal's cash-strapped government is seeking to save an ancient historic site that was once part of its tumultuous royal history and is still regarded as an architectural and ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Queen tells Princes recession not the right time to cut ribbons

November 27th, 2008 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 27 (ANI): The Queen has urged Royal Family members to be mindful of the widening economic slump by refraining from public displays of luxury.Her Majesty, as a resistant symbol ... Read more...

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Archaeologists discover new pyramid in Egypt

November 23rd, 2008 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
Cairo, Nov 23 (ANI): Archaeologists have discovered a five meters tall subsidiary pyramid of queen Sesheshet at Saqqara necropolis in Egypt.Queen Sesheshet was the mother of King Teti I, the founder ... Read more...

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Nepal’s ‘most wanted’ votes for Maoist bomb maker

July 21st, 2008 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, July 21 (IANS) In addition to stunning alliances and cut-throat rivalry, Nepal's presidential poll runoff Monday received yet another dramatic twist with a lawmaker, who was once among the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Hoots follow ex-Nepal crown prince’s flight to Singapore

July 2nd, 2008 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, July 2 (IANS) Nepal's former - and hugely unpopular - crown prince Paras' exit for Singapore was greeted with derision by the public and media Wednesday, with most people ... Read more...

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Nepal king to retain his business empire

May 26th, 2008 - 1:48 pm ICT by admin
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, May 26 (IANS) Though a historic assembly will officially proclaim Nepal, once the world's only Hindu kingdom, a republic next week and strip cornered King Gyanendra of his crown, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Prince William gets knighthood nod ahead of ex-Oz PM

April 23rd, 2008 - 6:59 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne , Apr 23 (ANI): Britain s Prince William has been declared as the latest recipient of the highest and oldest royal honours - hes now been made a Royal Knight ... Read more...

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Dis Squidgygate tapes deliberately leaked by GCHQ

January 10th, 2008 - 4:40 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 10 (ANI): British intelligence spied on Princess Diana and recorded the sensational Squidgygate tapes, the inquest into her death has revealed.Dianas former bodyguard Ken Wharfe told the jury that the ... Read more...

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Sharif met top Musharraf regime official

November 22nd, 2007 - 5:12 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Nov 22 (ANI): A top security official of the Musharraf regime has reached minimum understanding, who accompanied President Pervez Musharraf to Riyadh, stayed back and met former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |