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Vietnam among top pepper exporters


August 14th, 2012 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Hanoi, Aug 14 (IANS) Vietnam remains among the world's top pepper exporting nations, with 77,000 tonnes of spice exported in the first seven months of this year.The country earned $532 ... Read more...

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Indian chef makes curry that helps people sleep


August 9th, 2012 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) An Indian-origin chef and TV presenter has created a "lamb masala" curry that he says will help people sleep, because it produces effects similar to sleeping ... Read more...

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US soldier accused of smuggling drugs into South Korea


July 19th, 2012 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 19 (IANS) South Korea is indicting a US Army private for his involvement in the biggest drug smuggling case in the country, CNN reported Thursday.The soldier, from the ... Read more...

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Manish Naggdev feels positive roles challenging, but limiting


July 15th, 2012 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 15 (IANS) Goody, goody roles do not have too much scope for improvisation. Therefore, it is challenging to make them stand out, says Manish Naggdev, currently seen ... Read more...

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Singing my ultimate dream: Veena Malik


July 1st, 2012 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) Controversy's favourite child, Pakistani actress Veena Malik reveals that her heart craves to croon and that her dream has been to become a singer and ... Read more...

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Private telcos owe BSNL Rs.550.88 crore


May 2nd, 2012 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Private telecom players such as Bharti Airtel, Idea Cellular and Vodafone owe state-run Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) Rs.550.88 crore as inter-connect usage charges (IUC), ... Read more...

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Oregano can help protect against prostate cancer


April 25th, 2012 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 25 (IANS) Oregano, the common seasoning for pizzas and pastas, could be processed into a drug to protect against prostate cancer with fewer side-effects than existing treatments.Researchers from ... Read more...

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People only want spice: Rakhi Sawant


April 18th, 2012 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 18 (IANS) Rakhi Sawant says she went unnoticed when she entered showbiz but adding spice to her professional life brought her into the limelight."When I came in the ... Read more...

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Cheryl drops surname


April 9th, 2012 - 2:21 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 9 (IANS) Singer Cheryl Cole is reportedly dropping her surname to boost her music career.She's aiming to be as big as Rihanna and Beyonce and for ... Read more...

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Ice cream prices could soar worldwide


April 3rd, 2012 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 3 (IANS) Vanilla, one of the world's favourite flavours - and also one of the most expensive - is grown mainly in Madagascar, Mexico and India. But a ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Turmeric - Thandie Newton’s beauty secret


February 22nd, 2012 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 22 (IANS) Actress Thandie Newton says her secret beauty weapon is turmeric, and adds that the spice is an excellent addition to a moisturiser to help match her ... Read more...

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267 unused flight slots by domestic airlines: DGCA


November 23rd, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) India's aviation regulator Wednesday said it has found 267 slots unused by various airlines out of the total of 1,900 flight operation slots granted to ... Read more...

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Navy discharging 28 sailors for drug usage


November 22nd, 2011 - 10:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Nov 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Just a month after the US Navy announced the dismissal of 64 sailors for drug use, another 28 sailors are set to be discharged for similar offences. ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Spice plans incubation centres for mobile apps developers


November 7th, 2011 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 7 (IANS) Mobile handset maker Spice is aiming to focus more on mobile applications and also planning to come up with incubation centres across the country for application ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Chinese cell phones’ demand may dip soon: S Mobility


October 13th, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 13 (IANS) The demand for low-cost Chinese cell phones in India may come down soon, said an official of mobile phone maker S Mobility here Thursday.Speaking to reporters ... Read more...

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World’s hottest chilli contest leaves two in hospital


October 7th, 2011 - 12:28 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Edinburgh, Oct 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kismot Restaurant's world’s hottest chili pepper contest sent two people to the hospital. Owner of the restaurant says he will review the regulations in the future to ... Read more...

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‘Mausam’ gets average reviews, but earns Rs.22 crore on weekend


September 27th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Shahid Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor starrer "Mausam", a hardcore romantic drama received mixed reviews, but it had a good start - the film has earned ... Read more...

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Over 190 dead in Tanzania ferry accident


September 11th, 2011 - 7:58 am ICT by IANS
Dodoma, Sep 11 (IANS) Over 190 people have been confirmed dead in an accident which took place after a ship capsized near Tanzania's Zanzibar island in the Indian Ocean Saturday.The ... Read more...

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Noorani bags surprise pole in round two of Polo Cup


July 16th, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Coimbatore, July 16 (IANS) Mumbai driver Rahil Noorani's aggressive strategy in the opening laps paid off as he claimed the pole position in the rain-affected qualifying session of Polo Cup ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

No advance bookings for ‘Harry Potter’ yet


July 14th, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) The tickets for the final "Harry Potter" movie are still agonisingly out of reach! For, advance bookings are yet to open, with some citing revenue-sharing ... Read more...

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Abuse of synthetic drugs on rise: UN report


June 24th, 2011 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) While the global market for cocaine, cannabis and heroin has declined or remained stable, the production and abuse of new synthetic drugs has increased, the ... Read more...

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One in five Indian executives smoke: Survey


June 2nd, 2011 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) Around 20 percent of professionals working with the corporate sector smoke, a survey by a private hospital said here Thursday.The study by Max Healthcare spanned ... Read more...

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Hot red pepper can help burn unwanted calories


April 26th, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 26 (IANS) Spicing up the daily diet with some red pepper can curb appetite and help burn unwanted calories, a study says."We found that consuming red pepper can ... Read more...

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Technical innovations will liven up F1 season, says Alonso


March 24th, 2011 - 3:57 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 24(ANI): Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso expects technical changes this season to make for an unpredictable Formula 1 season.Alonso, who finished runner-up last season, was speaking ahead of Sunday's season-opening Australian ... Read more...

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Russell Brand offers sex tips to Wills-Kat


March 24th, 2011 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 24 (ANI): Russell Brand has offered Prince William and his bride-to-be Kate Middleton the one gift they certainly didn't ask for - sex tips.The self-confessed sex addict has settled ... Read more...

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Two mobile phone stores damaged in fire


March 22nd, 2011 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) Two mobile phone shops were damaged in a fire in south Delhi, police said Monday. The shop owners claimed their establishments were torched by miscreants ... Read more...

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Lawsuit filed against Taco Bell for its meat mixture


January 26th, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Montgomery, Jan 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A group of judges acting on the instruction from their client have brought a class action suit against Taco Bell for false claims in advertisements. The suit ... Read more...

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Watch Kendra Wilkinson’s Long Distance Relationship Strategy On TV


December 20th, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Glamour model Kendra Wilkinson planned a ‘Skype Date’ with husband Hank Baskett on the latest episode of reality television series ‘Kendra’. The last episode which went on air last Sunday ... Read more...

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Christie Brinkley shares her fitness secrets


December 2nd, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 2 (ANI): Supermodel Christie Brinkley has shared her workout and fitness secrets with Shape magazine and she's also giving her advice on how anyone can look their best and ... Read more...

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Sasural Genda Phool: Dadaji Goes Missing!


November 30th, 2010 - 6:26 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Till now, no one has any clue about Dadaji. It happens that everyone of the family is taking breakfast and at this point of time, everyone notices that Dadaji is not ... Read more...

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Are sexual fantasies healthy?


November 29th, 2010 - 12:44 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There has always been a debate over whether the sexual fantasies are healthy or harmful. Some who belong to the old school of thought believe ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Will Miley Cyrus Pose For ‘Playboy’?


November 25th, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Miley was constantly trying to come out of her ‘Hannah Montana’ image but nothing was helping her. She tried to shed off some clothes and showed a part of her assets ... Read more...

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Pamela sunbathes with Ashmit on ‘Bigg Boss 4′


November 19th, 2010 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) Former "Baywatch" star Pamela Anderson is finally adding some spice to Indian reality show "Bigg Boss 4". After gyrating to Bollywood number 'Dhak dhak karne lagaa', she ... Read more...

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Calvin Borel Fights With Javier Castellano Post Marathon


November 6th, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Yesterday's Breeders Cup seemed to have all the spice required for a complete entertainment package. With more than hundred graceful horses, rich bidders, classy audience and ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

High levels of coumarin in cassia cinnamon linked to liver damage


November 4th, 2010 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 04 (ANI): Scientists are reporting that a 'huge' variation exists in the amounts of coumarin in bark samples of cassia cinnamon from trees growing in Indonesia.That natural ingredient in ... Read more...

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