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Australian Squash Open concluded


August 19th, 2012 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Canberra, Aug 19 (IANS) After seven days of intense competition, the 2012 HI-TEC Australian Squash Open concluded at the Canberra Royal Theatre Sunday.In the women's final, defending champion Nicol David ... Read more...

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I got five wickets thanks to Gibson’s advice: Narine


July 18th, 2012 - 10:56 am ICT by IANS
Basseterre (St Kitts), July 18 (IANS/CMC) Mystery off-spinner Sunil Narine has praised the input of head coach Ottis Gibson following his five-wicket haul which fired West Indies to a 20-run ... Read more...

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Gremio’s Kleber to be out for five months


March 28th, 2012 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, March 28 (IANS) Brazilian football club Gremio's newest acquisition, midfielder Kleber, is set to be out for five months after undergoing surgery Tuesday.Kleber fractured the fibula in ... Read more...

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Putin vows to continue liberal reforms in Russia


March 4th, 2012 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, who is a presidential candidate this time, has promised to continue liberal reforms in the country if elected president ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Indian surgeons help Nigerian woman back on her feet


September 5th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) In the dim light of a conference room, 65-year-old Margaret Eremionkhale stood in a corner with the help of crutches, closely watching her old videos ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama’s envoy arrested in Nepal (Second Lead)


August 5th, 2011 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 5 (IANS) Minutes after he held his maiden press conference in Kathmandu, exiled Tibetan leader Dalai Lama's envoy in Nepal Thiley Lama was arrested by police Friday along ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Some patients with cerebral palsy have asymmetric pelvic bones: Study


March 10th, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 10 (ANI): Most children with severe cerebral palsy have starkly asymmetric pelvic bones, Johns Hopkins Children's Center researchers have discovered.The newly identified misalignment can affect how surgeries of the pelvis, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Ruia Group acquires Germany-based Acument GmbH


February 21st, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 21 (IANS) Extending its global footprint in the auto ancillary segment, the Rs.5,000-crore Ruia Group Monday announced the acquisition of Germany-based Acument GmbH & Co KG, one of the leading ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Ponting must use Krejza as team’s No.1 wicket-taking spinner: Berry


February 13th, 2011 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb 13(ANI): Former Australian cricketer Darren Berry believes that one of the crucial elements of Australia's World Cup campaign will be the use of off-spinner Jason Krejza as the team's No.1 ... Read more...

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Home-made stun guns built from cameras hit Oz streets


November 25th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 25 (ANI): Home-made stun guns made from disposable cameras using instructions from the Internet are becoming increasingly common in Australia.The cameras provide the parts and the voltage necessary to create ... Read more...

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Boy grows his leg by turning screws


November 7th, 2010 - 10:27 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Nov 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It is often said that you need to be determined and everything can be achieved. That statement turned out to be very true for a 14-year-old ... Read more...

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14 Year Old Simon Fairburn Regrows 1 Ft of Leg Bone


November 5th, 2010 - 9:42 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) When doctors had to remove a cancerous tumor from the leg of fourteen year old Simon Fairburn, everyone feared that the leg would have to be amputated. With ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Britain’s agony aunt dead


October 12th, 2010 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 12 (IANS) Claire Rayner, who was Britain's most widely read agony aunt, is dead. She was 79, a family member said.Claire campaigned extensively for patients' rights, Sky News reported ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Garbage threatens to ruin Goa’s tourism party’


October 1st, 2010 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 1 (IANS) Stinking heaps of garbage are threatening to ruin Goa's tourism party in the land of sun, sea and sand this year, an industry spokesperson said Friday."After the ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Soap-water mixing Bodysof to ‘change the way you shower’


September 19th, 2010 - 12:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 19 (ANI): Find it tiresome reaching down for the shower-gel and squeezing it on your palm and lather while taking a bath and repeat the act until you satisfactorily clean ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Light pollution screws up songbirds’ sex lives


September 17th, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 17 (ANI): Keeping the lights on when romance strikes is a definite mood-killer - when it comes to birds, says a new study.In today's increasingly urbanized world, the lights in ... Read more...

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18-Year-Old Joseph Thomas Hansen Wanted To Be The Most Infamous Sociopath


September 3rd, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Sep 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) If some dream to become doctor then some dream to become sports man, but 18-year-old Sisseton High School student Joseph Thomas Hansen allegedly nurtured a dream ... Read more...

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Burns victim receives new hands in rare transplant


August 27th, 2010 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 27 (IANS) A burns victim in the US has received a new pair of hands in a rare double transplant operation that lasted 18 hours. The surgery took place Thursday ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Ex-US Ambassador warns of Taliban, Al-Qaeda takeover of inundated Pak


August 18th, 2010 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug.18 (ANI): As the world expresses concerns over the massive aid being flown into Pakistan for the flood victims landing into the Taliban's hands, former United States Ambassador to Pakistan ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Adults, not children, make worse witnesses to emotional events


July 24th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 24 (ANI): A new research has revealed that emotions, particularly those provoked by negative events, can trigger inaccurate memories - and the effect is worse, not better, when the witness ... Read more...

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Gunshot survivor woman gets prosthetic face


July 18th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 18 (IANS) A woman, who had her face blown off by a shotgun blast when she was 16, has been given a prosthetic replacement. Chrissy Steltz, 27, from Milwaukie, Oregon, ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Terror attack averted in Russia’s Caucasus region


June 7th, 2010 - 6:33 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Police in Russia have been successful in preventing a terrorist attack on a gas distribution plant in Russia's Caucasus region. Sunday's foiled terrorist attack in Nalchik, capital of ... Read more...

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Jeff Bridges Slapped With $24,000 Tax Lien


May 14th, 2010 - 12:29 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actor Jeff Bridges, who gave a nine minute thank you/acceptance speech when he won the Oscars for Best Actor, has just been hit by the IRS ... Read more...

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Actor Jeff Bridges hit with a $24,000 tax lien


May 13th, 2010 - 11:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, May 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Oscar winner Jeff Bridges is in trouble, because the IRS has slapped a lien of $23,997 of unpaid taxes on him. These due taxes ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Pak restricts Kiwis to 133 for 7 in Barbados 20-20 clash


May 8th, 2010 - 11:07 pm ICT by ANI
Bridgetown (Barbados, West Indies), May 8 (ANI): Bowling with good control and discipline, Pakistan on Saturday restricted New Zealand to 133-7 off their 20 overs in their World Twenty20 Super Eight ... Read more...

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Liquor smuggling: Gujarat cops suspect excise men’s hand


April 2nd, 2010 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, April 2 (IANS) Seven Central Excise officials posted in the union territory of Diu were allegedly involved in smuggling liquor into Gujarat, the only dry state in the country, a ... Read more...

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British rivers can generate electricity for a million homes: Report


March 7th, 2010 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 7 (ANI): Electricity harnessed from British rivers could be used to provide power to almost a million homes with the building of up to 26,000 controversial hydropower turbines, according to ... Read more...

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Man arrested in ESPN sportscaster nude video case


October 3rd, 2009 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 3 (ANI): The FBI has arrested a Chicago-area man on charges of covertly filming ESPN sportscaster Erin Andrews nude in her hotel room.The FBI said 48-year-old Michael David Barrett, ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Bond to make a welcome return to Kiwi ranks on Thursday


September 2nd, 2009 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, Sep.2 (ANI): New Zealand fast bowler Shane Bond, 34, will make a welcome return to top flight cricket when he squares up against Sri Lanka in a Twenty20 match in Colombo ... Read more...

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Apex court frowns upon doctor for leaving screw inside patient’s body


May 29th, 2009 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 29 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday frowned upon a section of doctors for their growing negligence to the extent of leaving screws, forceps and scissors inside their patients' bodies. "Oh! ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Brit actress Lumley turns the screws on PM Brown over Gurkha issue


May 8th, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 8 (ANI): Actress Joanna Lumley has turned the screws on British Prime Minister Gordon Brown over the Gurkhas again with an extraordinary public intervention in politics that put the ... Read more...

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Stephen Mulhern says he’s Susan Boyle’s new dream boy


April 23rd, 2009 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 23 (ANI): Britain's Got More Talent host Stephen Mulhern has stated that he is Piers Morgan's rival where Susan Boyle's affections are concerned.Mulhern, 32, said the 47-year-old singer has started ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Shia LaBeouf’s injured hand may never heal completely


April 15th, 2009 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 15 (ANI): Hollywood actor Shia LaBeouf, who got his left hand injured in a car accident last year, has revealed that his hand may never heal completely because he will ... Read more...

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Lance Armstrong’s injury will take eight weeks to heal: Surgeon


March 26th, 2009 - 4:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.26 (ANI): Cycling champion Lance Armstrong's broken collarbone will take at least eight weeks to heal, a surgeon who operated on him, has said.Seven-time Tour de France champion Armstrong yesterday had ... Read more...

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Present rulers are real problem of Pakistan: JeI chief


January 16th, 2009 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan 16 (ANI): Jamat-e-Islami chief Qazi Hussain Ahmed has said that the real problem of Pakistan is present rulers and the nation needs leadership that represents aspirations of people.Speaking ... Read more...

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