British family holidaying in France shot dead

September 7th, 2012 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 7 (IANS) A hunt is on for the killer of three members of a British family and an cyclist at an Alpine beauty spot, a media report said ... Read more...

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German MPs concerned over rights violations in Tibet

October 31st, 2011 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Oct 31 (IANS) Expressing concern over human rights violations in Tibet, three German parliamentarians have appealed to their country's leadership to seek an immediate end to the violence, said ... Read more...

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Find reincarnations of Mao, Deng: Dalai Lama

October 30th, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Oct 30 (IANS) Taking a jibe at the Chinese government, the Dalai Lama has said that instead of questioning Tibetan traditions, it should think of finding reincarnations of ... Read more...

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‘The Three Musketeers’ - action precedes story (IANS Movie Review - Rating: ***)

October 14th, 2011 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "The Three Musketeers"; Cast: Logan Lerman, Matthew Macfadyen, Ray Stevenson, Milla Jovovich; Director: Paul. W.S. Anderson; Rating: ***What would you want from a film made on a story that is ... Read more...

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Dhoni’s record as India’s captain remarkable: Atherton

July 17th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 17 (IANS) Former England captain Michael Atherton is moved by India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni's leadership qualities.Atherton in his column in The Times said the "defining cricketing image ... Read more...

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Murdoch may shut down all British newspapers: Report

July 14th, 2011 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 14 (IANS) Rupert Murdoch is reportedly considering the option of dispensing with the News International, the group that owns his British newspapers - The Sun, The Times and ... Read more...

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Brain illness ‘made Stalin a more paranoid and ruthless ruler’

April 22nd, 2011 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 22 (ANI): Still pondering over the greatest questions of history: what turned Joseph Stalin into an evil? Here is the clue.Newly released diaries from one of Stalin's personal doctors have ... Read more...

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‘KSD Appalraju’ not Varma’s best work (Telugu Movie Review)

February 20th, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S. Rajapur Film: "KSD Appalraju"; Cast: Sunil, Swathi, Brahmanandam, Kota Sreenivasa Rao, Venu Madhav, Raghubabu, Harshavardhan and others; Producer: Kiran Kumar Koneru; Writer-Director: Ram Gopal Varma; Music: Koti; Camera: Sudhakar Yakkanti; ... Read more...

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Be aggressive as captain, ruthless as batsman, Kapil Dev tells Dhoni

February 7th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Pragya Tiwari New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) India's only World Cup winning captain Kapil Dev has some advice for Mahendra Singh Dhoni: Be aggressive as a captain and get back that ... Read more...

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Feds Recommend Jail Sentence To ‘Survivor’ Winner Richard Hatch

February 1st, 2011 - 8:38 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Feb 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rhode island federal prosecutors have recommended that Survivor winner Richard Hatch should be imprisoned for violation of the terms of his release. He spent ... Read more...

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‘Dumped’ Hauritz victim of Oz selectors’ more aggressive outlook: Roebuck

November 22nd, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 22(ANI): Australian off-spinner Nathan Hauritz's dumping from the 13-man Ashes squad for Thursday's Brisbane Test indicates that the country's cricket has embarked upon a new strategy, noted cricket commentator Peter ... Read more...

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More than 300 Chinese workers punished for gambling and for singing karaoke during official working hours

September 21st, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beijing, Sep 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) More than 300 workers in a province located in the northern part of China have been reprimanded for gambling, indulging in karaoke music and having fun, when ... Read more...

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Is there a need for a fresh mandate to curb the Maoists?

May 21st, 2010 - 12:07 pm ICT by ANI
By I. Ramamohan RaoNew Delhi, May 21 (ANI): The brutal killing of 31 persons in Chattisgarh soon after the Dantewada attack on the Central Reserve Police Force, which had claimed the ... Read more...

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Sajubaba and I are like chalk and cheese. While Sanjubaba is a Batman who sets out to operate at night, I operate during the day

April 2nd, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 2, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Suneil Shetty confesses to Jyothi Venkatesh on the eve of the release of his latest film Tum Milo Toh Sahi that it was his biggest mistake that ... Read more...

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Separatists seek troop withdrawal from Pakistani Kashmir

January 19th, 2010 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) A group of separatists has sought withdrawal of troops from Pakistani Kashmir in the wake of a series of suicide bombings there. "Pakistan must move out its troops ... Read more...

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Archaeologists may have found notorious 3rd century Chinese general’s tomb

December 28th, 2009 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 28 (ANI): Chinese archaeologists have unearthed a large third-century tomb, which they say could be that of Cao Cao, the politician and general infamous in East Asia for his Machiavellian ... Read more...

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Full Australian batting squad has to make sure they go on: Nielsen

December 15th, 2009 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
Perth, Dec 15(ANI): Australian coach Tim Nielsen has told his team to score big if they have to break out of the recent disappointments against West Indies.Australian left-hander Mike Hussey is ... Read more...

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Young slayer takes up reins of Pakistani Taliban

August 30th, 2009 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
By Nadeem Sarwar Islamabad, Aug 30 (DPA) Hakimullah Mehsud, who has been chosen as the new leader of the Pakistani Taliban, rose swiftly to the top echelons of the militant group through ... Read more...

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Sienna Miller ditches blonde locks to play dark-haired villain in G.I. Joe

May 11th, 2009 - 4:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 11 (ANI): Sienna Miller has ditched her usual blonde chic look to appear as a dark-haired villain in her latest movie.The actress plays the role of the Baroness in ... Read more...

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“‘The Unforgettable’ inspiration was much more blatant and unacceptable” - Arsala/Sabrina

May 9th, 2009 - 5:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Joginder TutejaIn their debut English film 'The Unforgettable', co-directors Arsala Qureishi and Sabrina Louis aren't shying away from calling a spade a spade. They are happy to disclose that the ... Read more...

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Growing India-Israel ties prime reason behind Nariman House attack: Report

February 2nd, 2009 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb.2 (ANI): The Mumbai attackers may have seemed to target whatever came in their way, be it the railway station (the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminal), or luxurious hotels (the Taj ... Read more...

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Team selection for Mohali Test will define character of English cricket

December 18th, 2008 - 6:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 18 (ANI): The character of English cricket will be tested to the full when the selectors pick their side for second Test in Mohali, starting on Thursday.National selector Geoff ... Read more...

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Former Special Services Group head could have been killed as Taliban” revenge

November 21st, 2008 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov.21 (ANI): General (retired) Ameer Faisal Alvi, a former head of the military Special Services Group (SSG), who had died in an attack in Islamabad, could have been killed for ... Read more...

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Dictatorship may lie in ones genes

April 5th, 2008 - 1:12 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Apr 5 (ANI): The ruthless behaviour of history's infamous dictatorsHitler, Napoleon Bonaparte, Benito Mussolini, Saddam Hussein, and Robert Mugabeand that of certain bosses at workplaces, often nicknamed little Hitler ... Read more...

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Is Tibet reaching a decisive phase?

March 17th, 2008 - 10:53 am ICT by admin
(News Analysis) By Mayank Chhaya Fractures in Lhasa and elsewhere in Tibet run far deeper than not just what China would have the world believe but had probably convinced itself about. It is more ... Read more...

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