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Techie returns from US to commit suicide


September 3rd, 2012 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 3 (IANS) A techie based in the United States returned to his home state Andhra Pradesh only to end his life over alleged marital discord, police said Monday.Immadi ... Read more...

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US teacher held for sexual relation with student


August 12th, 2012 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, August 12 (IANS) A special needs schoolteacher in the US has been arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting a former student half her age.Kelly McKenzy Watson, 34, met the ... Read more...

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I ‘killed’ more people than Stallone: Schwarzenegger (With Images)


August 10th, 2012 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 10 (IANS) Arnold Schwarzenegger, known for his action hero image, has joked that he has "killed" more people in movies than his fellow actor Sylvester Stallone.The ... Read more...

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Chadha, Ali triumph at Callaway junior golf tour


June 6th, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, June 6 (IANS) Ankur Chadha and Tutul Ali emerged winners in the final round of the Callaway Golf Junior Tour at Jaypee Greens here Wednesday.Chadha won with a ... Read more...

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Women wear hijab in support of hate victim


April 5th, 2012 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 5 (IANS) One million women worldwide have posted their pictures on Facebook wearing the hijab to show their support for an Iraqi immigrant in the US who ... Read more...

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US court sentences Mexican drug lord to 25 years


April 3rd, 2012 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
San Diego, April 3 (IANS/EFE) Mexican drug kingpin Benjamin Arellano Felix was sentenced Monday to 25 years in prison by a federal court in San Diego after reaching a plea ... Read more...

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US court sentences Mexican drug lord to 25 years


April 3rd, 2012 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
San Diego, April 3 (IANS/EFE) Mexican drug kingpin Benjamin Arellano Felix was sentenced Monday to 25 years in prison by a federal court in San Diego after reaching a plea ... Read more...

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Today is the “Presidents’ Day”


February 20th, 2012 - 8:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Feb 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Americans celebrate the Presidents’ Day on the 20th of February 2012. The day is used to mark the birthday of America’s first President George Washington which falls ... Read more...

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E.T. replica rescued by coastguards


January 3rd, 2012 - 9:46 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
San Diego, Jan 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A life-size E.T. replica has been reunited with its owner after it was stolen from her home. Rescuers received a call from a member of ... Read more...

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Device mimicking retinal circuits could help blind see


December 27th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 27 (IANS) A novel device that mimics the action of retinal circuits could, within a decade, help the blind see. Sheila Nirenberg, professor of neuroscience at Cornell University, ... Read more...

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Pictures of Lady Gaga and Taylor Kinney’s love nest published


December 22nd, 2011 - 10:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Dec 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In Touch magazine has published images of where Lady Gaga recently stayed when she visited her boyfriend Taylor Kinney. Gaga was in San Diego recently ... Read more...

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Tim Tebow’s performance makes his team win


November 28th, 2011 - 11:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
San Diego, Nov 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Broncos condemned the Chargers to their longest losing streak in a decade when a dramatic performance by Tim Tebow settled the game. The game was ... Read more...

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Man rescued from drainage pipe


November 22nd, 2011 - 12:25 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 22 (IANS/EFE) A 25-year-old man who tried to cross into the US illegally through a drainage pipe had to be rescued Monday near the estuary of the Tijuana ... Read more...

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Its Chiefs vs. Patriots tonight


November 21st, 2011 - 7:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Nov 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Kansas City Chiefs and the New England Patriots will meet during Monday Night Football game. The two teams are enjoying average season thus far.After ... Read more...

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Mirror trick could ease arthritis pain


November 15th, 2011 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 15 (IANS) Arthritic pain can be eased by an optical illusion relying on mirrors to trick the brain. A simple trick makes it seem as if the painful ... Read more...

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US cat is the world’s shortest


September 25th, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 25 (IANS) A cat from San Diego which is only six inches tall, has been named by Guinness World Records as the world's shortest.The cat, named Fizz Girl, ... Read more...

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Sania-Shvedova win Citi Open doubles title


August 1st, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
College Park (Maryland, US), Aug 1 (IANS) Top seeds Sania Mirza of India and Yaroslava Shvedova of Kazakhstan clinched the Citi Open women's doubles title, defeating second seeds Olga Govortsova ... Read more...

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Steven Spielberg to debut in Comic-Con event


July 15th, 2011 - 9:37 am ICT by IANS
London, July 15 (IANS) Hollywood mogul Steven Spielberg will make his debut appearance at the legendary Comic-Con event in California later this month.Spielberg never participated in the San Diego-based comic ... Read more...

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Sania goes down to Shuai in Family Circle Cup


April 9th, 2011 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
Charleston (US), April 9 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza went down to China's Peng Shuai in the singles quarterfinals of the Family Circle Cup tennis.Sania, who reached her first WTA Tour ... Read more...

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Sania playing in a Tour quarterfinals after 2007


April 8th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
Charleston (US), April 8 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza has entered her first quarterfinals at a WTA Tour tournament after three and a half years when she beat German wildcard Sabine ... Read more...

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News anchor licks iPad as part of April Fool prank


April 6th, 2011 - 12:53 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
San Diego, April 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) On April Fool’s Day several pranks are played on people but a television anchor was left looking real stupid when she licked an iPad on live ... Read more...

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A rare transplant leaves a man with two hearts


February 24th, 2011 - 3:09 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
San Diego, Feb 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A California man can boast of two hearts after doctors performed a procedure on him to add a healthy heart to his defective one.36-year-old Tyson Smith ... Read more...

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Bionic arm that relies on mind power to work


February 13th, 2011 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 13 (IANS) In a chapter straight out of sci-fi, scientists have fashioned a bionic arm by connecting nerves from an amputee's stump to his chest muscles to make it work ... Read more...

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Now, high-tech prosthetic arms that can be controlled with thoughts!


February 4th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 4 (ANI): Northwestern University scientists have developed high-tech prosthetic arms that can be controlled using thoughts instead of a motor.After an amputation, the nerves in a stump remain healthy, at ... Read more...

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Peter Lawrence To Serve 21 Years Of Prison For Robbing Bank On Wheelchair


December 12th, 2010 - 7:58 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Dec 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) 71-year-old Peter Lawrence has been sentenced to a long 21 years of jail after he drove inside a bank on his wheelchair and robbed it. Judge ... Read more...

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Youth sought in Mexico killings arrested


December 4th, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
Los Angeles (US), Dec.4 (ANI): Mexican law enforcement authorities have arrested a 14-year-old for killing his rivals.Edgar Jimenez Lugo, a killer attached with a drug cartel in the city of Cuernavaca, is ... Read more...

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Light at night ‘can put you in dark mood’


November 18th, 2010 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 18 (ANI): A new study has shown that exposure to even dim light at night is enough to cause physical changes in the brains of hamsters that may be linked ... Read more...

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Cruise Ship Carnival Splendor To Reach San Diego


November 11th, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Luxury liner Carnival Splendor, which was stranded in Mexico due to an engine-room fire is on its way to San Diego where it is expected to ... Read more...

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Season 5 ‘Bachelorette’ Contestant Julien Hug Found Dead


November 6th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 6, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Julien Hug was found dead on Wednesday at the Riverside, off the South California highway. Previously the investigators of the Riverside County Sheriff and the coroner’s ... Read more...

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Christina Aguilera ‘rakes in roughly $1,000,000 for Halloween gig’


November 3rd, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 3 (ANI): Christina Aguilera was busy working during the Halloween weekend, but her efforts seem to have paid off.She performed a one hour show at a private party for ... Read more...

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Gunman arrested in the Carlsbad school shooting case


October 10th, 2010 - 8:34 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Carlsbad, Oct 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A gunman dressed in black opened fire on elementary school children on Friday afternoon, slightly injuring two girls, who were students of the second grade. Construction workers ... Read more...

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Study: Couples who have daughters are more likely to divorce


October 7th, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Census figures over a long period of time have shown that having a daughter makes divorce more likely. Studies have shown that couples who are blessed with sons are more ... Read more...

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American Airlines to recall 250 pilots and 545 flight attendants


October 6th, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
According to CNN reports, American Airlines is all set to recall hundreds of pilots and flight attendants. The recalling decision was taken after having a joint business meeting with several other airlines.At ... Read more...

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Black widow spiders infest a San Diego Elementary School


October 3rd, 2010 - 8:22 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Oct 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A San Diego Elementary school has been invaded by the deadly black spider. It may be recalled that the Americans are currently fighting off another type of bug, ... Read more...

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When gun shots scared Beckham, Ramsay


September 21st, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 21 (IANS) Gordon Ramsay and David Beckham, who had packed tents and headed out into the sticks near Los Angeles for a bit of bonding with their nippers, left ... Read more...

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