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Dhoni made $26.5 million last year, Tendulkar $18.6 million


August 1st, 2012 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 1 (IANS) India's "Captain Cool" Mahendra Singh Dhoni and batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar lead world's highest-paid cricketers with as many as six Indians making it to the ... Read more...

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Innovative liver surgery saves 2-year-old Omani girl


July 4th, 2012 - 12:30 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) A two-year-old Omani girl suffering from acute liver failure was literally given a new slice of life by Chennai doctors through an innovative procedure ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Hospital patient gets $44 mn bill by mistake


January 18th, 2012 - 10:36 am ICT by IANS
New York, Jan 18 (IANS/EFE) A computer error almost led to an asthma attack for an unemployed doorman who received a bill for $44.7 million from a hospital in New ... Read more...

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Research nano energy packs, urges Abdul Kalam


January 9th, 2012 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 9 (IANS) Former Indian president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Monday suggested that scientists and technologists to undertake research in the area of nano-energy packages for transmission of energy from ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Videocon mulls relocating Bengal power, steel projects


October 9th, 2011 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 9 (IANS) Land acquisition woes have prompted the Videocon Group to consider shifting its proposed steel and power plants in West Bengal's Burdwan district to another location.Stating that ... Read more...

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Give Raj Bala’s autopsy report to her family: Apex court (Lead)


September 30th, 2011 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday directed Delhi Police to give the post-mortem examination report of Raj Bala to her family. The Haryana resident was injured in ... Read more...

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TWL looking for land for shipping unit


July 28th, 2011 - 1:55 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 28 (IANS) Kolkata-based Titagarh Wagons Limited (TWL), a heavy engineering and infrastructure company, is looking for around 400 acres of land near Kulpi in West Bengal's South 24 ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Shimla’s historic Ridge portion again caves in


July 13th, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 13 (IANS) This erstwhile summer capital of India is in danger of losing its British legacy bit by bit. A small portion of the Ridge, the most famous ... Read more...

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Indonesia to prioritize geothermal energy development


May 6th, 2011 - 5:10 am ICT by BNO News
KUTA, INDONESIA (BNO NEWS) -- The government of Indonesia on Thursday said it is prioritizing the use and development of geothermal energy due to its 'huge potential,' according to Indonesia's Agency for ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Air pollution now the worst on record in Shanghai


May 5th, 2011 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, May 5 (IANS) China has created waves on the world stage with its technological advance and rapid economic rise, but overcoming its long persistent pollution still remains a dream for ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Natalie Portman breaks silence on ‘Black Swan’ dance double row


April 11th, 2011 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 11 (ANI): Natalie Portmanhas finally broken her silence about the controversy surrounding 'Black Swan' dance double's claims that she only did a small portion of the dancing in her Oscar-winning ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Scientists discover a key to maintaining our DNA


March 19th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 19 (ANI): Scientists have discovered how DNA maintenance is regulated, opening the door to interventions that may enhance the body's natural preservation of genetic information.DNA contains all of the genetic ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

GIC Re covered for Japan risks: Chairman


March 15th, 2011 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 15 (IANS) Indian national reinsurer General Insurance Corporation of India (GIC Re) Tuesday said it is awaiting data from business associates to estimate its risk exposure in Japan ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

‘Team Budget’ happy the ordeal is over


March 1st, 2011 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) It started end-November, picked up steam in the first week of February and by the time the annual exercise of budget presentation ended Monday, some 200 ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Five burgers a week ups cancer risk


February 21st, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 21 (ANI): Britons will be urged to eat not more than 70g of red meat per day that is equivalent to eating to four gourmet beef burgers to decrease the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Eat less red meat to reduce cancer risk, scientists warn


February 20th, 2011 - 3:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 20 (ANI): British people will be urged to reduce their consumption of red meat to decrease the risk of cancer, following official advice from the Government scientists.Under recommendations to be ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Misleading size labels encourage ‘guiltless gluttony’ amongst consumers


November 16th, 2010 - 12:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 16 (ANI): A new research has revealed that size labels on food products can often mislead people into thinking that it's a "small" portion, and consequently lead to overeating.Nilufer Z. ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

I am against forcible land acquisition: Mamata


November 4th, 2010 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 4 (IANS) Railways Minister and Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee has said she is against forcible land acquisition but in favour of amicable settlement with regards to land requirement ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Tom Cruise To Be IN Pilot Gear For Top Gun 2


October 16th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 16, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Fans can now see Tom Cruise in a smart pilot's uniform. The actor is now in talks with the Paramount Picture as they want to bring ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Green concerns cloud Himachal dam project


October 13th, 2010 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Oct 13 (IANS) The union environment and forests ministry has turned down Himachal Pradesh's proposal to transfer a huge chunk of forest land to build a multi-billion-rupee dam, an official said ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

WhoopAss Energy Drink Re-Launch Planned By Jones Soda


September 23rd, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Sep 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) WhoopAss Energy Drinks will be back in the market soon. The Seattle based Jones Soda on Wednesday announced that it would be relaunching its energy drink ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

International imports unlikely to play in Australia’s 2010-11 Twenty20 Big Bash


September 18th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
Port Elizabeth (S. Africa), Sept.18 (ANI): This summer's Big Bash in Australia will be largely devoid of high-profile international imports, including Kieron Pollard and Chris Gayle - because of other countries' ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

IT professionals slam US decision to forbid outsourcing of government projects


September 9th, 2010 - 10:42 pm ICT by ANI
By Jaipal SharmaBangalore, Sep. 9 (ANI): Slamming the decision of the US state of Ohio to forbid outsourcing of Information Technology (IT) projects by government departments, IT industry professionals here termed the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Sarah Palin’ biographer Joe McGinniss to leave her neighboring house


September 6th, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Alaska, Sep 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Renowned writer - Joe McGinniss is finally heading home to Massachusetts after a three month stay in the neighborhood of former Alaska governor and Republican Vice ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Google’s New York office bugged with bedbugs


September 6th, 2010 - 8:29 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sep 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Google has an entirely new problem on their hands – bedbugs.The bugs are moving fast into the homes of most Americans. But it seems the ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

NTR Jr. To Appear as Lord Krishna In His Upcoming Flick


September 2nd, 2010 - 10:29 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 2, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Latest reports suggest that Junior NTR will play the role of Lord Krishna. The actor will be seen in costume of Lord Krishna in the upcoming flick "Brindaavanam'. ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Watercress may help fight cancer


August 22nd, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 22 (IANS) Daily intake of a small portion of watercress could help protect against cancer, a new study says. Southampton University scientists found that volunteers who took 80 grams of ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Shane Warne wins TV role on Channel 9


August 1st, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 1 (ANI): Oz cricket superstar Shane Warne has struck a deal with Channel 9 to head a prime-time TV variety show.The deal, finalized by Nine boss David Gyngell, will see ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Glenn Beck Announces That He May Become Blind


July 24th, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 24, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A tearful Glenn Beck faced a 6,000 strong audience at the American Revival show. He discussed the problems that he is facing with ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Trick the mind into satisfying the belly


July 13th, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 13 (IANS) The key to weight loss could lie in tricking our mind into thinking about how filling the food will be before we eat it. Test subjects were more satisfied ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Report: Rise in new terror groups globally, fewer coordinated attacks


July 8th, 2010 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 8 (ANI): The National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START), based at the University of Maryland has come up with a report that says that ... Read more...

Posted in World |

John Edwards’ mistress - Rielle Hunter wants profits from his aide’s tell-all book


July 8th, 2010 - 3:12 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, July 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) John Edwards’ mistress – Rielle Hunter wants some of the profits from the book written by one of John’s aides. John Edwards aide – Andrew Young ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Boeing to invest $100 mn for aircraft maintenance base


June 9th, 2010 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, June 9 (IANS) The Maharashtra Airport Development Company Ltd (MADC) will lease 50 acres land in the special economic zone (SEZ) near Nagpur airport to Air India (AI) to establish an ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Chocolate good for heart, diabetic patients: Study


June 4th, 2010 - 1:05 am ICT by IANS
London, June 3 (IANS) A chocolate a day can help reduce cholesterol levels in patients suffering from diabetes and heart disease, according to a new research. The research based on the review of ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Expanding Sino-India ties key to truly realizing bilateral economic potential: Patil


May 31st, 2010 - 11:03 am ICT by ANI
Shanghai, May 31 (ANI) : Stressing that economic cooperation is the central element of Sino-India ties, visiting Indian President Pratibha Devisingh Patil on Monday called on the business communities of both countries ... Read more...

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