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All people must stand against terrorism: UN chief


September 11th, 2011 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Sep 10 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has called on all people to stand against terrorism, in a special message on the eve of the 10th anniversary of ... Read more...

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One couple on a drive - along India’s border


August 12th, 2011 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 12 (IANS) Even before stepping on the gas, they are describing their journey as insanely long, incredibly extensive and a never done before thing. But when Chennai-based couple ... Read more...

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Kingston overwhelmed by Bieber’s gesture


August 4th, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) R&B; singer Sean Kingston has paid tribute to Justin Bieber after the singer took time out of his busy schedule to support him following a near-fatal ... Read more...

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Beyonce pays tribute to astronauts


July 18th, 2011 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 18 (IANS) Singer Beyonce Knowles has paid a tribute to astronauts with a special message during final NASA shuttle mission.Following the footsteps of Veteran musicians Sir Paul ... Read more...

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Brown dedicated his music video to Michael Jackson


May 4th, 2011 - 3:36 am ICT by IANS
London, May 4 (IANS) Singer Chris Brown has dedicated his latest music video 'She Ain't you' to Michael Jackson, calling the late King of Pop his "biggest inspiration".Brown samples ... Read more...

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Black Eyed Peas dedicate new video to Japan tsunami victims


March 16th, 2011 - 7:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 16 (ANI): American hip hop band Black Eyed Peas have dedicated their latest music video 'Just Can't Get Enough' to tsunami victims in Japan.The band themselves narrowly missed becoming embroiled ... Read more...

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Black Eyed Peas dedicate new video to Japan victims


March 16th, 2011 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 16 (IANS) Members of the American hip hop band Black Eyed Peas have dedicated their latest video "Just Can't Get Enough" to tsunami victims in Japan. The video ... Read more...

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Pak flood relief: China offers additional 30mn dollars, more troops and choppers


September 7th, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sept 7 (ANI): China has offered an additional aid of 30 million dollars for flood relief efforts in Pakistan, taking their total contribution to 500 million dollars, the Chinese ambassador ... Read more...

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Sunbeds ‘up risk of melanoma by 41pc’


August 5th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, August 5 (ANI): A landmark Australian study has found that people who use sunbeds to get a tan are at an increased risk of 41 percent risk of developing melanoma.The Australian ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Mumbai turns off lights during Earth Hour


March 28th, 2010 - 1:53 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 27 (IANS) Lakhs of Mumbai residents, corporates and government organisations enthusiastically participated in the second Earth Hour Saturday night by switching off all non-essential lights for one hour in their ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Maharashtra ministers to turn off power for Earth Hour


March 27th, 2010 - 1:03 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 26 (IANS) Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan, his cabinet colleagues and other officials will lead the state's participation in the Earth Hour by switching off all non-essential lights Saturday at ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Priyanka Launches Father’s Music Album


March 22nd, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
March 22, 2010, (Sampurn Wire):Seems like the tides have turned and its pretty lady Priyanka Chopra's turn to cheer for her father! She recently launched her father, Ashok Chopra's album. Titled ... Read more...

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Clinton greets UAE on opening of Burj Dubai


January 4th, 2010 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Jan 4 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton Monday sent a special message of felicitation to Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, vice-president of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), ... Read more...

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Bangalore kids send 25-metre ‘green’ message to Copenhagen


December 14th, 2009 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 14 (IANS) "Go green, save planet Earth", "Save planet Earth before it's too late" are some of the appeals a group of Bangalore children has made on a 25-metre ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

China equates Tibet to US Civil War


November 14th, 2009 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Nov.14 (ANI): China has equated the unrest prevailing in Tibet to the US Civil War of the 1860s.In a special message for President Barack Obama, Beijing said he (Obama) is ... Read more...

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‘Paa’ merchandise to hit markets after release


November 11th, 2009 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Nov 11 (IANS) A series of merchandise aimed at children is being planned after the release of "Paa" in which Amitabh Bachchan plays 13-year-old Auro suffering from ... Read more...

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Holly Madison’s New Venture- “Planet Holly”


October 19th, 2009 - 6:08 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct. 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) American TV personality Holly Madison, known for her appearances in the reality TV show "The Girls Next Door", is in news again for filming her own ... Read more...

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India, world commemorate Gandhi (Roundup)


October 2nd, 2009 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) Mahatma Gandhi, the global peace icon, was Friday commemorated on his 140th birth anniversary with India renaming a rural empowerment scheme after him and US President ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Young girl kills militant in Jammu and Kashmir (Lead)


September 28th, 2009 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Sep 28 (IANS) In what may be the first ever such act of resistance against militants in Jammu and Kashmir, a young woman in Rajouri district killed one militant and injured ... Read more...

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Celina Jaitley is mystified


June 10th, 2009 - 6:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The vivacious serien of B town has been receiving many calls and good wishes from her fans and media. It was the reason of false report of her birthday that was ... Read more...

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Tenzin Choezom crowned Miss Tibet


June 8th, 2009 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, June 8 (IANS) Tenzin Choezom won the Spice India Splendour Miss Tibet Pageant 2009 in this Himachal Pradesh hill town, organisers said Monday. "Tenzin Choezom of Dharamsala won the Miss Tibet contest ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Miss Tibet pageant begins in Dharamsala


June 5th, 2009 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, June 5 (IANS) The Spice India Splendour Miss Tibet Pageant 2009, which has four beauties vying for the crown, got underway in this Himachal Pradesh hill town Friday. This year the ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Kate Winslet obsessed with DiCaprio’s gift


May 14th, 2009 - 1:11 am ICT by IANS
London, May 13 (IANS) Oscar-winning actress Kate Winslet seems to be obsessed with a special gift from her "Titanic" and "Revolutionary Road" co-star Leonardo DiCaprio - a ring that she refuses to ... Read more...

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William Shatner slams reports of feud with new ‘Star Trek’ cast


April 27th, 2009 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 27 (ANI): Legendary 'Star Trek' actor William Shatner has slammed reports of an alleged feud with the cast of the latest movie in the franchise, insisting there's no bad blood.The ... Read more...

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Lily Allen in love with Aniston’s ex-boyfriend


April 15th, 2009 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 15 (IANS) British singer Lily Allen has hinted that Hollywood actress Jennifer Aniston's ex-boyfriend John Mayer could be her next beau. She has recently complimented Mayer on his "sexy" ... Read more...

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I feel honoured by India’s love: Jade Goody (Exclusive)


February 20th, 2009 - 10:03 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 20 (IANS) Jade Goody, the cancer-stricken British reality television star, Friday said a "big thank you" to the people of India who she said have flooded her with emails, letters ... Read more...

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Obama’s classmates in Indonesia to hold party


January 20th, 2009 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Jan 20 (Xinhua) Dozens of old friends of president-elect Barack Obama will hold a party at their elementary school in Indonesia where they studied with him, a school teacher said here ... Read more...

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Malik seeks Sharifs support to contain lawyers long march


January 19th, 2009 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan 19 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yosuf Raza Gilanis Interior Adviser Rehman Malik has conveyed a special message from President Asif Zardari to PML-N chief Nawaz Sharif, and discussed the ... Read more...

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Bollywood film stars wish Happy New Year to fans across the world


January 1st, 2009 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
By Parihas HateMumbai, Jan.1 (ANI): As a large number of people across the country celebrated the New Year by merry making with friends and families in the night, Bollywood stars opted ... Read more...

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Modi visits terror hit Mumbai, lashes out at PM


November 28th, 2008 - 10:05 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Nov 28 (ANI): Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi visited terror stuck Mumbai on Friday and lashed out at Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh and his Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) ... Read more...

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US astronauts to vote from space


October 28th, 2008 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 28 (Xinhua) Americans from all over the world will vote for the next US president Nov 4 but some ballots will come from the space also.Commander Edward Michael Fincke and ... Read more...

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Commonwealth secretary general welcomes Pakistan polls


February 22nd, 2008 - 9:08 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Islamabad, Feb 22 (Xinhua) Commonwealth Secretary General Don McKinnon has welcomed the Feb 18 general elections in Pakistan, saying the polls were held in a fair and peaceful manner, according to a ... Read more...

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