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Couple land 12ft monster sturgeon


July 24th, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Kelowna, July 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Michael and Margaret Snell caught a 12 foot long white sturgeon and thus created a record for one of the largest catches ever witnessed in North America. ... Read more...

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India’s growth will decide future Chinese engagement: Author Martin Jacques (Interview)


July 20th, 2012 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) India's role in a future world order in which China is likely to lead from the front depends a lot on what happens on this ... Read more...

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Healy, Foden like chalk and cheese


July 16th, 2012 - 5:03 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 16 (IANS) Singer Una Healy and her rugby player husband Ben Foden are different from each other but the couple say they have learnt to live accordingly."We're ... Read more...

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I always wanted to do double role: Vidya Balan (With Image)


May 24th, 2012 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) A bespectacled studious girl to a glam diva -- Bollywood actress Vidya Balan has essayed a range of characters in showbiz, but she says ... Read more...

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Neither Congress nor BJP has the people’s mandate (Comment)


April 21st, 2012 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Elections in India for even the panchayats and civic bodies are seen as political barometers. Although they are supposed to reflect local concerns, no party can afford to ignore their ... Read more...

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Jewellers stage protest in Mumbai


April 12th, 2012 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 12 (IANS) Over 2,000 mourners, part of the funeral of two jewellers who were murdered by four masked men near a busy suburban railway station, Thursday turned the ... Read more...

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Materialistic people ridden with anxiety


April 10th, 2012 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 10 (IANS) People who place high value on wealth and status are more depressed and anxious and less sociable than others, says a new study."We found that irrespective ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Planning for Bangalore’s growth


February 22nd, 2012 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 22 (IANS) Sprawling malls and multi-storeyed commercial and residential complexes continue to sprout at a frenetic pace in India's technology capital.However, increasing concern that Bangalore's development is unplanned ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Sporting challenge for confident Bagan in I-League


January 18th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Margao, Jan 18 (IANS) Mohun Bagan are confident that they can carry on their form from their previous match, when they beat third place Chruchill Brothers, in their crucial I-League ... Read more...

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Akram fears another 0-4 drubbing for India


January 9th, 2012 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 9 (IANS) Former Pakistan captain and fast bowling legend Wasim Akram fears India will suffer another whitewash against Australia after their horrendous English summer when they not ... Read more...

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‘Rascals’ debacle: Sanjay Dutt tells David Dhawan to chill


October 17th, 2011 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 17 (IANS) In this entertainment industry of bestial self-interest you would think a demoniacal debacle like "Rascals" would put an end to the 'dosti' (friendship) between its ... Read more...

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WWE Smackdown: Christian vs Randy Orton


October 1st, 2011 - 1:27 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) As Randy Orton walked to the ring last night on 'WWE Friday Night Smackdown', his focus was intently on his opponent, Christian, who was already in the ring. ... Read more...

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Somdev backs players’ stand on scheduling; demands better pay


September 20th, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) India No.1 Somdev Devvarman Tuesday endorsed the view of the top guns of world tennis that the scheduling of tournaments is unwieldy, and went ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

WWE Smackdown: Wade Barrett & Christian vs Justin Gabriel & Sheamus


September 17th, 2011 - 1:48 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Wade Barrett stepped into the 'WWE Friday Night Smackdown' ring looking ready to take on the world. Instead of the whole planet, however, Wade would be facing Sheamus ... Read more...

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Cricket Australia wants Warne to play in Big Bash


September 8th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Sep 8 (IANS) Cricket Australia (CA) chief James Sutherland has exhorted spin legend Shane Warne to play in the revamped edition of the Big Bash League, saying his participation ... Read more...

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GMA staffers get their unclaimed money back


August 26th, 2011 - 11:38 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) ABC’s show ‘Show Me the Money’ started a trend of sorts when they revealed that almost 10% of American citizens have some sort of unclaimed money ... Read more...

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Data base of six million Kerala students to be prepared


August 19th, 2011 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 19 (IANS) Creating a record of sorts, Kerala's state-owned IT@School project is to prepare -- through a software known as Sampoorna -- a complete data base of more ... Read more...

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Bachchan, Prakash Jha to launch ‘Rascals’ promo


August 9th, 2011 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) In a novelty of sorts for Bollywood, megastar Amitabh Bachchan and director Prakash Jha will take a while away from promoting their film "Aarakshan" ... Read more...

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Alok knocks out Advani in National snooker


August 8th, 2011 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 8 (IANS) Two unheralded players, Neeraj Kumar and I.H. Manudev made their maiden entry into the semi-finals of the Senior National snooker championship on a day that saw ... Read more...

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Asian Junior TT: China dominate, India’s U-18 boys get bronze (Lead)


July 22nd, 2011 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) India finished with a bronze in the Under-18 boys category while China expectedly won all four titles on offer on the concluding day of the ... Read more...

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Asian Junior TT: India’s U-18 boys lose to China, settle for bronze


July 22nd, 2011 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) India's Under-18 boys were left clueless by the sheer guile of the superior Chinese as they lost their semifinal to the top seeds 0-3 ... Read more...

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Chandy hospitalised for chest infection


July 8th, 2011 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 8 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy was readmitted to hospital for a chest infection Friday after going to the assembly for a short while to hear his ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Kerala finance minister to present his 9th budget


July 7th, 2011 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 7 (IANS) Kerala Finance Minister K.M. Mani, who has been a legislator for the past 45 years, will create a record of sorts Friday when he presents his ... Read more...

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Antarctic penguin takes wrong turn, ends 4,000 miles away


June 24th, 2011 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 24 (IANS) A penguin took a wrong turn in the Antarctic and landed up some 4,000 miles away in New Zealand, a media report said Friday.The ten-month-old bird ... Read more...

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Donald all set to sign new contract with New Zealand


May 13th, 2011 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Christchurch, May 13 (IANS) South African pace legend Allan Donald is all set to sign a fresh contract with New Zealand Cricket (NZC) as bowling coach.Donald had delayed signing a ... Read more...

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I wanted to be a singer, ended up as lyricist: Amitabh Bhattacharya


May 7th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 7 (IANS) Amitabh Bhattacharya revolutionised lyrics-writing with songs like "Emosanal attyachaar", "Ainvayi ainvayi" and "Aali re", but the lyricist never intended to become a writer. Instead, he came ... Read more...

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I adapted well, says Hussey


April 16th, 2011 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 16 (IANS) Adapting to the changing game situations was the cornerstone of his match-winning knock of 83 not out, said Michael Hussey who anchored the Chennai Super Kings ... Read more...

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Yuvraj wants to take it easy while leading Pune Warriors


April 11th, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 11 (IANS) India's World Cup star Yuvraj Singh said leading Kings XI Punjab in the the first two seasons of the Indian Premier League (IPL) took a toll ... Read more...

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Mumbai homes rap up work for World Cup final


April 2nd, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Children have been made to finish off homework early morning, dinners have already been cooked, all household chores have been hurried through -- families in Mumbai ... Read more...

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Whitney Houston’s daughter denies rehab rumours


March 18th, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 18 (ANI): Whitney Houston's daughter Bobbi Kristina has denied reports that she is rehab bound after pictures allegedly showing her snorting lines of cocaine surfaced.Rumours circulated suggesting that her famous ... Read more...

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Ponting likely to continue as Oz skipper


March 14th, 2011 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar. 14 (ANI): Former Australian cricket captains Allan Border, Steve Waugh and Mark Taylor are unlikely to recommend the sack for current skipper Ricky Ponting during their forensic review of Australian ... Read more...

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Kathy Griffin is a 50-year-old adult bully, says Sarah Palin


March 7th, 2011 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 07 (ANI): In an interview, former Alaska Governor, Sarah Palin, has taken a swing at actress Kathy Griffin.Palin called the comic a "bully" for frequently targeting her family for ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Referee sets record by giving 36 red cards in one game


March 4th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 4 (ANI): Referee Damien Rubino has set a soccer record of sorts by giving a whopping 36 red cards in a match.Rubino on Tuesday issued these red cards during an ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

World Cup spreads fragrance in Lucknow


March 3rd, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 3 (IANS) In an attempt to boost the morale of the Indian World Cup team, florists here have prepared an 11-ft-high replica of the trophy with around 50 ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Cameron White knows he needs runs to cement Oz ODI spot


March 1st, 2011 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar. 1 (ANI): Australian and Victorian all-rounder Cameron White knows that he has to stand up and deliver the goods expected of him, if he wants to retain his spot in ... Read more...

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