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Bayern Munich, Hannover triumph in Bundesliga

September 3rd, 2012 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Sep 3 (IANS) Bayern Munich came from behind to celebrate a 6-1 goal festival against Stuttgart whilst Hannover cruised to a 4-0 win over Wolfsburg at the Lower ... Read more...

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Mobiles ring more than toilets in Himachal

April 1st, 2012 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 1 (IANS) In Himachal Pradesh, connectivity through mobile phones came twice as fast than basic facilities like toilets and latrines.This fact has come to light in the new ... Read more...

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Otto Rehhagel is new coach of Hertha Berlin

February 19th, 2012 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Feb 19 (IANS) Struggling Bundesliga football club Hertha Berlin has roped in coach Otto Rehhagel till the end of the season, manager Michael Preetz said.Seventy three-year-old Rehhagel will join ... Read more...

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Nine more test positive for scrub typhus in Shimla

August 18th, 2011 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 18 (IANS) Nine patients suffering from scrub typhus, a disease caused by the bite of an infected mite, have been reported here in this Himachal Pradesh capital, an ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Tai chi ‘cuts depression in elderly people’

March 17th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 17 (ANI): Combining the 2,000-year-old Chinese martial art tai chi with a standard anti-depressant drug can effectively reduce symptoms of depression in elderly people, suggests a new study.Researchers at the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

7 in 10 Americans support women in combat roles: Survey

March 17th, 2011 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.17 (ANI): Over seven in ten Americans support allowing women in the military to engage in close combat, says Washington Post/ABC News poll.Nearly, 73 percent of respondents support giving women combat ... Read more...

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Indian youngsters lag behind in mobile Internet use

January 13th, 2011 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 13 (ANI): Indian youngsters are less tech-savvy as compared to their global counterparts, if the recent research by Nielsen is anything to go by.The study on youth and cellphone usage ... Read more...

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PGA Full of Controversy After Dustin Johnson Bunker Penalty

August 16th, 2010 - 11:33 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Aug 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In what is being called the “cruelest ruling at a major since Roberto de Vicenzo accidentally signed for a higher score in the 1968 Masters”, Dustin ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

China has 23.05 million Christians

August 12th, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 12 (ANI): China's economic boom has also resulted in rise in number of Christians in the country that has hit a record 23.05 million in 2010, according to a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

WWII US bomber missing since 1944 found in Adriatic Sea

July 30th, 2010 - 6:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 30 (ANI): Seventy-three-year-old Gerald Landry's search for a long-lost loved one has finally come to an end, following the discovery of a lost WWII bomber in the Adriatic Sea.Gerald has ... Read more...

Posted in World |

75pct Britons still prefer CDs, DVDs and books to digital content

May 18th, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 18 (ANI): Almost 75 percent of Britons have said that they cannot totally shift to digital-only film or music subscription service, such as Spotify, and still prefer to buy CDs, ... Read more...

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China quake toll rises to 2,203

April 25th, 2010 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
Qinghai, April 24 (IANS) The toll in the 7.1 magnitude quake in China's northwestern Qinghai province has risen to 2,203, officials said Saturday. Seventy-three people were still missing since the quake April ... Read more...

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Exercise can reduce risk of postnatal depression

March 23rd, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 23 (IANS) Physical therapy and a health education programme are effective in improving postnatal well-being and can reduce the risk for postnatal depression (PND), according to a new study. PND is ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Goal gush in Delhi Hockey World Cup

March 8th, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) The Hockey World Cup here has already seen several high-scoring matches, and it is turning out to be the most prolific for the goals struck. After 24 ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Six in ten feel Obama right to send more troops to Afghanistan

December 9th, 2009 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec.9 (ANI): A healthy 60 percent of Americans favour US President Barack Obama's new troop surge, according to the Quinnipiac survey, which has a two percent margin of error.But according ... Read more...

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Spammer Sanford Wallace Face Heat For Facebook Spams

October 30th, 2009 - 8:09 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct. 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sanford Wallace, an internet marketer had to pay the popular social networking site Facebook a sum of seven hundred and eleven million dollars, after he lost ... Read more...

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75 pct Malaysians learn bedroom sex secrets from Internet

October 13th, 2009 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, October 13 (ANI): As many as 75 per cent of Malaysians have Internet to thank for providing them information on sex, a new poll suggests.According to the Durex Sexual Wellbeing ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Oscar Nominated actor Dennis Hopper taken to Hospital

October 1st, 2009 - 2:15 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sep 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The acting legend Dennis Hopper has been taken to a New York hospital for an unspecified medical emergency, according to a report from Entertainment Tonight.The ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Soldier who fought mutineers is Dhaka’s new hero

August 21st, 2009 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Aug 21 (IANS) Bangladesh Rifles' (BDR) Subedar Major Nurul Islam, who died while resisting colleagues staging a mutiny in February, is the country's new hero. Six months after the two-day mutiny ... Read more...

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Oral contraceptives set back muscle gains in young women

April 17th, 2009 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 17 (IANS) Active young women who use oral contraceptives (OC) may be setting back their muscle gains, according to a study. "We were surprised at the magnitude of differences in muscle ... Read more...

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9 out of 10 Pakistanis say country headed in wrong direction

December 20th, 2008 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
A recent survey conducted by International Republican Institute (IRI) reveals that high degree of hopelessness among 88 percent Pakistanis about the economic and political situation of their country. Only 11 percent said ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Goa’s feni shows sharp decline in production

April 29th, 2008 - 11:01 am ICT by admin
By Frederick Noronha Panjim, April 29 (IANS) Feni, that uniquely Goa drink distilled from the cashew apple, is showing a sharp decline in production. This despite the fact that it is one of ... Read more...

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Railways rent out over 1,000 hectares for commerce

March 11th, 2008 - 2:46 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) The Indian Railways are renting out over 1,000 hectares of land across the country for commercial activities like constructing malls, hotels and motels, said Minister of State ... Read more...

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Shivraj Patil to make statement on violence in Maharashtra today

March 4th, 2008 - 10:41 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, Mar 4 (ANI): Home Minister Shivraj Patil will make a statement in Parliament today on violence against North Indians in Maharashtra. On Monday, the House was adjourned several times as ... Read more...

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Pakistanis hope their votes will usher stability in Pakistan: Gallup

February 28th, 2008 - 2:57 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Feb.28 (ANI): An overwhelming majority of the people believe that their vote would go a long way towards bringing stability to Pakistan. According to the latest Gallup Pakistan exit polls, Eighty percent ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Parents have almost no clue about their kids net surfing habits

February 5th, 2008 - 12:38 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 5 (ANI): When it comes to surfing the Internet, there is an vast gap between what kids do and what their parents think they are doing.According to a new study, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |