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Britons come home after 36 years at sea


February 18th, 2012 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 17 (IANS) Globe-trotting Britons Bill and Laurel Cooper have returned home to retire after spending 36 years at sea, The Sun reported Friday.The couple have sailed the equivalent ... Read more...

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Actresses are too thin to be healthy: Raveena


January 6th, 2012 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 6 (IANS) Raveena Tandon, who started her career with "Patthar Ke Phool", says the current lot of actresses are under a lot of pressure to look slim and ... Read more...

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Google doodles on Freddie Mercury’s 65th birthday


September 5th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 5 (IANS) Flamboyant Parsi-British musician Farrokh Bulsara, better known by fans as Freddie Mercury and the lead singer of popular rock band Queen, was remembered on his 65th ... Read more...

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Obesity adds at least 5 yrs to your joints’ age: Survey


February 28th, 2011 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 28 (ANI): A new UK survey has claimed that some people have joints that look like they are more than a decade older than they are.The study found overweight as ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Organising Committee announces caterer for Commonwealth Games


August 22nd, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 22 (ANI): The Organising Committee of the Commonwealth Games announced the names of the organizations that bagged the catering contracts for the Games.Sanjeev Mittal, a member of the ... Read more...

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Organising Committee Commonwealth Games finalises catering services for Delhi 2010


August 20th, 2010 - 7:28 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.20 (ANI): The Organising Committee, Commonwealth Games Delhi 2010 has finalized the contracts for the catering services for the October 3-14 Games.The catering for the lounges has been divided into ... Read more...

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One in four fed up women wish they were men


February 19th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 19 (ANI): Fed up with the pain of pregnancy and pre-menstrual tension, one in four women wishes she was a man, a new UK study has found.Fifteen per cent said ... Read more...

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Fed-up women wish they were men: Survey


February 19th, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 19 (IANS) A section of women who are fed up with pre-menstrual tension and the pain of pregnancy would rather be men, a media report said citing a survey in ... Read more...

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Swiss would-be circumnavigator rescued from crippled yacht


November 24th, 2009 - 7:19 am ICT by IANS
Wellington (New Zealand), Nov 24 (DPA) A Swiss yachtsman making a solo attempt to sail around the world was rescued from his crippled boat Tuesday, 800 km west of New Zealand's Stewart ... Read more...

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Seven seas will not wash shame at Sharm el-Sheikh: BJP


July 29th, 2009 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) The BJP Wednesday launched a frontal assault on the government for compromising on India's stated position on Pakistan in the Sharm-el-Sheikh joint statement and said the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Stress of $400m debts killed Jackson, says pal Lou Ferrigno


July 6th, 2009 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 06 (ANI): Michael Jackson died because of the stress of his 400 million dollars debts, according top his pal 'The Incredible Hulk' star Lou Ferrigno."He was under tremendous stress, ... Read more...

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Aamir’s east- west flavour


May 19th, 2009 - 7:57 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Aamir Khan is going from strength to strength.After almost all his movies did well in B-Town, he's all set to make more headaway in the west.Chances are he might be paired ... Read more...

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Mumbai girl alleges gang-rape in Amritsar hotel


July 29th, 2008 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Amritsar, July 29 (IANS) A girl from Mumbai, who came to this Sikh holy city last week, Tuesday complained to the police that she was gang-raped by three staffers of a hotel ... Read more...

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God Ganesh goes overseas for Indian devotees!


July 19th, 2008 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Varada Bhat Mumbai, July 19 (IANS) Lord Ganesh may traditionally have a tiny mouse for a mount, but the portly elephant-headed god is now travelling across the seven seas - into the ... Read more...

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Was Keith Vaz offered a reward to help Brown survive as Labour leader?


July 3rd, 2008 - 3:46 pm ICT by ANI
London , July 3 (ANI): The number game in the Indian parliamentary system began in the early 1990s when a few MPs were awarded handsomely for supporting the then Union Government ... Read more...

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Subodh Gupta in Asian top ten with $1.2 million at Christie’s


May 26th, 2008 - 9:22 am ICT by admin
Hong Kong, May 26 (IANS) New Delhi-based Subodh Gupta was the sole non-Chinese artist to break into the top ten Asian contemporary works sold, with his "Saat Samundar Paar (10)" (Across the ... Read more...

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Sotheby’s to highlight contemporary Indian art in Spring Sales


April 27th, 2008 - 11:49 am ICT by admin
New York, April 27 (IANS) Subodh Gupta's "Saat Samunder Paar VII" will be the highlight of Sotheby's Spring Sale of contemporary Indian art in New York May 14-15. On these two days, ... Read more...

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