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CSKA coach leaps to Arshavin’s defence


June 29th, 2012 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) CSKA Moscow coach Leonid Slutsky said the Russian team and captain Andrei Arshavin in particular, do not deserve the harsh criticism they received following ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Perry not ready to reveal all


June 25th, 2012 - 2:35 am ICT by IANS
London, June 25 (IANS) Singer Katy Perry says she has not cut the scenes of her split with British comedian Russell Brand from her upcoming 3D documentary- concert film ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Supply route talks with Pakistan continuing: Pentagon


June 13th, 2012 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 13 (IANS) The US has said it is continuing scaled-down discussions with Pakistan on the re-opening of NATO supply routes to Afghanistan."The team that negotiated directly with Pakistan ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Trayvon Martin shooter released on $150,000 bond


April 24th, 2012 - 4:20 am ICT by BNO News
SANFORD, FLORIDA (BNO NEWS) -- Florida neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman, who has been charged with murder in the shooting death of unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin in February, was released on ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

YouGov poll reveals that Britons are bored of Social Media


March 6th, 2012 - 10:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Mar 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Following the boom of social media networks during the last parts of the last decade of the century, the effects seems to be draining from some people. ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

US assures India help in bringing 26/11 culprits to book


February 22nd, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 22 (IANS) The United States has assured India all possible assistance as provided within the framework of US law to help bring the main culprits of the November ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Corporates can blackmail with Lokpal: Vayalar Ravi (Interview, To go with Lokpal can destabilise the nation)


December 26th, 2011 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) Minister for Overseas Indian Affairs Vayalar Ravi has warned that Lokpal could "one day become a tool in the hands of corporate houses to ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Rahul poised for a bigger role, says Congress


November 9th, 2011 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) Against the backdrop of reports that Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi could be elevated to the position of working president, the party Tuesday said ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Nikki Haley says no to Veep


August 19th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 19 (IANS) South Carolina's Indian-American Governor Nikki Haley has dismissed any suggestion that she should serve as the Republican vice presidential nominee in the 2012 election.Born Nimrata ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

US seeks access to Osama three widows


May 9th, 2011 - 10:54 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 9 (IANS) As it seeks answers from Pakistan whether government or security officials were complicit in hiding Osama Bin Laden, the US has asked for access to the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Al Zawahiri next target, but Pakistan may not be told


May 9th, 2011 - 10:15 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 9 (IANS) After killing Al Qaeda leader Osama biLaden, the United States is now hunting for his deputy Ayman al Zawahiri, but it still may not tell ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Contrary to public perception, ISI, CIA “best of partners”: Husain Haqqani


April 28th, 2011 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 28(ANI): Dismissing reports of tattered ties between the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) and the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), Pakistan's Ambassador to the United States, Husain Haqqani, has said that the two ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Mukhtaran Mai rape verdict deeply disappointing: Pakistani daily


April 23rd, 2011 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 23 (IANS) The Supreme Court verdict acquitting five of the six men accused of raping Mukhtaran Mai in an act of honour revenge is "deeply disappointing", said a ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Indians working in Dubai fed up with chaos at new passport, visa centres


April 22nd, 2011 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Apr 22 (ANI): Indians working here are fed up due to continuous chaos at the Indian passport and visa service centre in Bur Dubai and elsewhere in the Gulf country.The Dubai ... Read more...

Posted in World |

World’s richest man to invest $1.5 bn in Argentina


April 17th, 2011 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, April 17 (IANS/EFE) Mexican telecom magnate Carlos Slim, ranked as the world's wealthiest man by Forbes magazine, plans to invest $1.5 billion over the next two years in ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

‘Rajaratnam didn’t care about Rajiv Goel’s tips’


March 29th, 2011 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 29 (IANS) Former Indian American Intel executive Rajiv Goel sparred with the lawyer of Raj Rajaratnam over the value of alleged tips given to the Sri Lankan ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Pak to talk on Balochistan unrest, Samjhauta Express blast probe with India


March 27th, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 27(ANI): Pakistan will raise the issue of the alleged Indian role in fomenting unrest in Balochistan and the tribal region during the interior secretary level talks on March 28- 29, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Obama not doing enough to resolve Egypt crisis: Palin


February 6th, 2011 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
California (US), Feb.6 (ANI): Former Alaska Governor and 2008 Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin has criticized the Obama administration for not doing enough to resolve the crisis in Egypt, one of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Lindsay Lohan creating ‘timeless’ shoes


January 14th, 2011 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 14 (IANS) Troubled actress Lindsay Lohan, who is finally out from the rehablitation centre, has started creating "timeless" shoes for her 6,126 collection.Lohan, 24, who was recently released from ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

US church minister fired for surfing porn sites at work


January 9th, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 9 (ANI): A prominent conservative Anglican church in the United States has fired a long-time priest for repeatedly using a church computer to surf pornographic websites.Rev. Marshall Brown, an associate ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Over 350,000 fatwas expected to be issued by end of 2010


December 28th, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Dec 28 (ANI): Over 350,000 fatwas, or Islamic religious decrees, are reportedly expected to be issued by the General Authority of Islamic Affairs and Endowmen (Awqaf) by the end of the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hamilton to banish `outside intrusions’ from his mind in 2011


December 28th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 28 (ANI): Former Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton has said that he will try to banish 'outside intrusions' from his mind in 2011.The 2008 Formula One champion, however, did not ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Beijing working could be tobacco-free by end of 2015


December 27th, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 27 (ANI): The Health Bureau in China has revealed that in a bid to stub out smoking, Beijing is working on making all public spaces - including work sites ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

‘Iron Man 3′ in turmoil, director walks out


December 18th, 2010 - 3:09 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 18 (IANS) Future of Robert Downey Jr. starrer much anticipated sequel "Iron Man 3" has been put in jeopardy after its director Jon Favreau walked out of it for a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Headed for divorce, Aguilera hides male friend in car


November 8th, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 8 (IANS) Singer Christina Aguilera, who filed for divorce from her husband of five years just last month, has apparently started dating, but hiding her male friend from prying ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

India, US differ over Headley 26/11 info


October 22nd, 2010 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) India Friday reiterated that it did not get any specific information from the US over the 26/11 attacks even as Washington maintained that it has shared ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Split was tearful, says Christina Aguilera


October 22nd, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Oct 22 (IANS) Singer Christina Aguilera revealed that her separation from husband Jordan Bratman was painful."It's not easy, and there have been a lot of tears and sadness. It's ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Frozen vegetables recalled as they contain glass shards


October 19th, 2010 - 8:29 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Wal-Mart on Monday announced the recall of several frozen vegetables. The recall was necessitated by the fear that there can be glass fragment contamination.The recall was ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Chidambaram assures foolproof security during Games


September 29th, 2010 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Wednesday said the government will provide foolproof security during the Commonwealth Games (CWG) and it would be wrong to say that there ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Cancer of terrorism is in Pakistan, Obama tells Zardari through his NSA


September 29th, 2010 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept.29 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has reportedly told President Asif Ali Zardari through his National Security Adviser, retired Marine General James L. Jones, and CIA Director Leon Panetta that ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Texas set to ban “pro-Islamic, anti-Christian” lessons from textbooks


September 24th, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 24 (ANI): The Texas school board is all set to vote on a resolution on Friday urging publishers to keep "pro-Islamic or anti-Christian" language out of textbooks in the state.According ... Read more...

Posted in World |

I was at death’s door, says Castro


August 31st, 2010 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Aug 31 (IANS/EFE) After a serious illness that took him four years to recover, former Cuban president Fidel Castro has said he felt like he "rose from the dead ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Spears to appear on ‘Glee’


August 11th, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) Singer Britney Spears is set to make a guest appearance in an upcoming episode of the TV show "Glee". "Glee" creator Ryan Murphy confirmed that Spears will be ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Pakistan has technical, confidence issues regarding fielding’, says ex-fielding coach


August 10th, 2010 - 3:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 10(ANI): Former Pakistan fielding coach Julien Fountain has said that the current Pakistan team has 'technical and confidence-related issues' in the fielding department, which need to be addressed by a ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

P300 brain waves can help accurately predict terror attacks


August 1st, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 1 (IANS) A technology based on P300, an electrical brain wave response, can help scientists peer into the mind of a terrorist to know how, when and where the next ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

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