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Olympic athletics: Russia’s Lashmanova wins walk in record time


August 12th, 2012 - 2:47 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's Elena Lashmanova won Olympic gold in the women's 20km race walk Saturday, beating the world record of her fellow Russian Vera Sokolova in the ... Read more...

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Russian rocket fails to put two satellites in orbit (Lead)


August 7th, 2012 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 7 (IANS) Russia's Proton-M carrier rocket failed to put into orbit two telecommunications satellites due to problems in its booster stage, federal space agency Roscosmos said Tuesday.Russia Monday ... Read more...

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Olympic athletics: Gelana splashes to gold in marathon (Lead)


August 5th, 2012 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Ethiopia's Tiki Gelana splashed to gold in a rainy Olympic marathon here Sunday.Gelana, 24, ranked 11th in the world after wins in Rotterdam and Amsterdam ... Read more...

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Olympics: Gelana wins gold in women’s marathon


August 5th, 2012 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Ethiopia's Tiki Gelana splashed to gold in a rainy London Olympic marathon Sunday.Gelana, 24, ranked 11th in the world after wins in Rotterdam and Amsterdam ... Read more...

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Sagan makes it three stage wins on Tour


July 7th, 2012 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, July 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Slovakian prodigy Peter Sagan of pro-cycling team Liquigas took his third win on his first Tour de France, holding off Andre Greipel of Lotto-Belisol on ... Read more...

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Warm-up exercise helps tiny shrews survive icy waters


July 5th, 2012 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
This behaviour is unexpected because lower body temperatures enable diving mammals to stay underwater for longer. Heating up doesn't make sense as animals use up oxygen more quickly when they are ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Sagan wins again as crashes hit Tour de France


July 5th, 2012 - 5:39 am ICT by IANS
Paris, July 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Slovakian prodigy Peter Sagan won a second stage in his maiden Tour de France as the peloton was ravaged by crashes.As in stage one Sunday, ... Read more...

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Kenyan one-two in Madrid Marathon


April 23rd, 2012 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, April 23 (IANS) Kenyan athlete Patrick Korir produced a strong finish in the last 400 metres to defeat compatriot Enock Mitei in the Madrid Marathon.Korir won the race in ... Read more...

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Mumbai marks World Diabetes Day


November 13th, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 13 (IANS) A walkathon, street play and several other events were held in the city Sunday on the eve of World Diabetes Day, with experts advising people to ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Matt Damon says on-screen kiss with Emily Blunt was ‘very awkward’


February 26th, 2011 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 26 (ANI): Matt Damon has revealed that his seven-second on- screen kiss with Emily Blunt was "very, very, very, very uncomfortable".The pair star alongside each other in the upcoming ... Read more...

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P. F. Chang’s Rock ‘N’ Roll Arizona Marathon’s Winners Announced


January 17th, 2011 - 9:07 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Nearly 30,000 participants took part in Rock 'n' Roll Arizona Marathon, which is sponsored by P. F. Chang's China Bistro on Sunday. The streets of three ... Read more...

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It takes only 7 seconds for us to judge another person


December 13th, 2010 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 13 (ANI): A clinical psychologist has stated that it takes just seven seconds for us to judge another person when we first meet them.Linda Blair, clinical psychologist and author of ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Women’s luscious red lips - the biggest turn on for men!


November 25th, 2010 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 25 (ANI): Want to catch a man's eye? Forget fluttering your eyelashes or flicking your hair. All you need to do is practice your pout, for a woman's lips are ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Jacoby Ford Steers Raider To Victory


November 8th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Oakland Raiders defeated the Kansas City Chiefs with a score of 23-20 in overtime and the victory was attributed to no one other than Jacoby Ford. ... Read more...

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Rajini’s fifth win in a row in national racing


September 4th, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 4 (IANS) Krishnan Rajini of Red Rooster Racing yet again underlined his dominance in the premier class, the Group A Super Stock (600cc) by recording his fifth consecutive win in ... Read more...

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Farmers take part in traditional cattle race in Kerala village


August 27th, 2010 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
By Jehovah GPalakkad (Kerala), Aug 27 (ANI): Cattle-racing in Chidali village of Kerala's Palakkad district attracted farmers from different parts of the state on Friday.The cattle race Club as a part of ... Read more...

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Carlos Condit Wins Over Rory MacDonald At UFC 115 Bout


June 13th, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Vancouver, Canada, June 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Rory MacDonald Vs Carlos Condit bout in the UFC 115 tournament turned out to one of the most exciting bouts of the ... Read more...

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Nicotine rises “gradually” in the brain


March 9th, 2010 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 9 (ANI): A new study by Duke University Medical Center researchers has shown that nicotine takes much longer than previously thought to reach peak levels in the brains of cigarette ... Read more...

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India tests advanced sounding rocket successfully


March 4th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 4 (IANS) India successfully conducted the flight test of its new generation high-performance sounding rocket from the spaceport at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh, the space agency said Thursday. "The test ... Read more...

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Spectator killed, four injured in Dakar Rally (Lead)


January 3rd, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Jan 3 (DPA) One woman died and two other spectators were seriously injured when German driver Mirco Schultis lost control and drove into a crowd along the first stage of ... Read more...

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Jeff Demps Out Of Sugar Bowl Due To Elbow Injury


January 2nd, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan. 02, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Florida Gators running back- Jeff Demps had to leave the game at the end of the first quarter due to an arm injury. The loss ... Read more...

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Sam Bradford Injured In Match Against BYU


September 6th, 2009 - 6:36 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oklahoma Sooners quarterback Sam Bradford's sustained shoulder injury during the game that was played against the Brigham Young Cougars on the Saturday night. The injury sent Bradford packing from the ... Read more...

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Swimmers looking forward to new swimsuit rule


July 28th, 2009 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, July 28 (DPA) Swimmers competing in Rome at the swimming world championships have said they are looking forward to a ruling by the sport's controlling body that will prohibit bodysuits ... Read more...

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American kayaker sets world record with 186 ft waterfall plunge


July 27th, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 27 (ANI): A 22-year-old American kayaker has entered record books after plunging 186 feet over a waterfall in Washington State.Tyler Bradt suffered just a sprained wrist and a broken paddle ... Read more...

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“For ‘Rakta Charitra’, I was in talks with Ramu for just 7 seconds” - Vivek Oberoi


May 16th, 2009 - 10:15 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Joginder TutejaVivek Oberoi hardly needed any convincing before he signed on the dotted line for Ram Gopal Varma's 'Rakta Charitra'. It took him a mere seven seconds to make up ... Read more...

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Brit racer Button burns his left buttock during Bahrain race


April 27th, 2009 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.27 (ANI): British racer Jenson Button has hailed latest win Bahrain, his third win in four races, as the best of the lot despite suffering a burnt buttock in the searing ... Read more...

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Funniest whoopee cushion sounds are long, high-pitched!


March 12th, 2009 - 4:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 12 (ANI): The funniest whoopee cushion sound is long and high-pitched, claims an academic after a two week scientific experiment into what makes farting funny.After more than 30,000 people ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

McCartney sets Guinness record with smashing ticket sellout


March 11th, 2009 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 11 (IANS) The Beatles legend Sir Paul McCartney has set a new world record after selling out all 4,000 seats for his upcoming gig at Las Vegas' Hard Rock Hotel ... Read more...

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Maccas Las Vegas gig sells out in seven seconds


March 11th, 2009 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 11 (ANI): Sir Paul McCartney may have set a world record after selling out all the tickets for his upcoming gig in Las Vegas in an astonishing seven seconds, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

White House photographers happy with access to Obama


January 23rd, 2009 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan.23 (ANI): Photographers covering the White House beat have claimed that a visible change has come there under the Obama regime, at least in terms of access. They say the staff ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Moderate alcohol consumption beneficial for cardiovascular, cognitive health


November 21st, 2008 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 21 (ANI): Mild or moderate consumption of alcohol can have beneficial effects on the cardiovascular health and cognitive function of an individual, according to a new review.According to Michael ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Swede students 61 sec. 141-character SMS record


August 18th, 2008 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, August 18 (ANI): Writing a 141-character SMS in just 61 seconds has won a 17-year-old student the Swedish text messaging championship.My Svenssons nearest rival took seven seconds more than ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Hockey Champions Australia, Dutch, Spain on course


August 13th, 2008 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Beijing, Aug 13 (DPA) Defending champions Australia, the Netherlands and Spain chalked up successive victories but world champions Germany were held to a draw in the men's Olympic hockey tournament Wednesday. Australia ... Read more...

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Spain’s Carlos Sastre wins Tour de France


July 28th, 2008 - 7:47 am ICT by IANS
Paris, July 28 (IANS) Spain's Carlos Sastre Sunday won the Tour de France cycling event, the seventh Spaniard to win the competition, EFE news agency reported. This is the third consecutive year ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ice cream vans jingles too noisy for the Brits!


July 22nd, 2008 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 22 (ANI): Traditional ice cream vans in Worcester, Britain, have been banned for playing their jingles for too long, as they are too noisy.Worcester City Council ordered that the ... Read more...

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