Olympics: Boxers shine as tennis duo knocked out (Overall Roundup)

August 1st, 2012 - 11:02 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS) Boxers Laishram Devendro Singh and Manoj Kumar packed a lethal punch, while shuttler Parupalli Kashyap humbled a higher-ranked opponent to enter the pre-quarterfinals at the ... Read more...

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Audience stages walk out over Royal Shakespeare Company’s production - Sade

October 24th, 2011 - 11:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Oct 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Royal Shakespeare Company has been forced to defend its latest production of Marat/Sade. Since the theatrical work started on the 4th of October, the RSC admits that ... Read more...

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Fans storm to buy Royal Shakespeare Company costumes

February 14th, 2011 - 3:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 14 (ANI): Thousands of people queued up for hours to buy the Royal Shakespeare Company costumes, which have been put on sale at its rehearsal rooms in Stratford-upon-Avon, England.The 15,000 ... Read more...

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Royal Shakespeare Company to sell thousands of costumes

January 16th, 2011 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.16 (ANI): The Royal Shakespeare Company is to sell thousands of its costumes worn by actors, including David Tennant and Sir Ian McKellen. Over 10,000 items will go on sale ... Read more...

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Royal Society of Chemistry opens Bangalore office

September 21st, 2010 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 21 (IANS) The Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) opened its fourth international office here Tuesday, hoping to contribute to "research excellence" and develop deeper scientific links between India and Britain. "This ... Read more...

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Mary Kom reaches quarterfinal of world boxing

September 12th, 2010 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown, Sep 11 (IANS) India's M.C.Mary Kom reached the quarterfinals of the women's world boxing championship, beating Australia's Jenny Smith in the 48-kg category here Sunday. The score was 9-0 in Mary Kom's ... Read more...

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Danny Boyle to direct play after 20 years

January 22nd, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 22 (IANS) Oscar-winning British director Danny Boyle is taking a break from movies to direct a play after two decades - he's signed up to direct a West End production ... Read more...

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Superior US fuel helped UK win Battle of Britain, says researcher

May 13th, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 13 (ANI): The United States helped Spitfire and Hurricane pilots win the Battle of Britain with super-fuel which made them fly faster, the Americans have claimed.A US science writer ... Read more...

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Andre Tchaikovskys distracting skull will no longer be used in Hamlet

December 3rd, 2008 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 3 (ANI): The Royal Shakespeare Company has decided that they will no longer use Polish composer and pianist Andre Tchaikovskys real skull in Hamlet, as it is too distracting ... Read more...

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Shakespeare fans dying wish fulfilled as his skull stars in Hamlet

November 26th, 2008 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 26 (ANI): A Polish pianist''s dying wish was fulfilled when his skull was used as a prop in a production of Shakespeare''s Hamlet.The Shakespeare fans skull was used by ... Read more...

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Public chooses Halo as name for Big Bang machine

September 18th, 2008 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 18 (ANI): A public poll organized by the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) in London has chosen the name Halo for the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), which is located ... Read more...

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Toxic shampoo and soap may be seeping into your drinking water

December 17th, 2007 - 5:31 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec 17 (ANI): They may leave you feeling clean and refreshed, but it seems that all that chemicals in body wash, shampoo and soap you use may be seeping into your ... Read more...

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