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Bollywood’s mixed reaction to smoking scenes in films


September 4th, 2012 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 4 (IANS) Bollywood's reaction was mixed Tuesday to the central government's informing the Supreme Court that it would permit smoking scenes in films though with a statutory warning ... Read more...

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A Chennai restaurant’s unique Saturday night dinner


May 25th, 2012 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 25 (IANS) A Chennai restaurant has hit upon the idea of offering its customers the experience of dining in pitch dark, save for a lit candle, with gentle ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Alcohol can help you solve riddles faster


April 12th, 2012 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 12 (IANS) Strange but true... scientists say that drinking some beer before solving brain teasers can help you do better than those who attempt the riddles in a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘Pakistan ready to broker US-Taliban talks’


October 23rd, 2011 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 23 (IANS) Pakistan has told the US that it is ready to facilitate its talks with the Taliban, but cannot become a guarantor of the negotiating process, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Hema Malini won’t mind giving ‘Dream Girl’ tag to Ash (Movie Snippets)


June 24th, 2011 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 24 (IANS) She has carried the Dream Girl tag for decades but now Hema Malini is ready to part with it and says she won't mind transferring ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

British women mostly have rectangular shape


May 29th, 2011 - 5:04 am ICT by IANS
London, May 29 (IANS) There are now five times as many rectangular-shaped women as those with the classic Marilyn Monroe hourglass, research suggests.Despite this, many of the fashions sold ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Meet the artist who carves appealing sculptures on bananas


April 26th, 2011 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
Yamada, 23, has already made 11 pieces so far, including a dragon and ghoulish skulls.His unique collection also comprises faces of Elvis and Davey Jones from 'Pirates of TheCaribbean', carved ... Read more...

Posted in World |

7-year-old servant girl rescued in Delhi


April 7th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) A seven-year-old girl, employed as a servant by a couple in Delhi and severely tortured by them, has been rescued, a child rights NGO said ... Read more...

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‘Arthur’ director intimidated by Helen Mirren


April 7th, 2011 - 5:39 am ICT by IANS
London, April 7 (IANS) "Arthur" director Jason Winer was so intimidated by veteran actress Helen Mirren that he had to read about the etiquette of drinking tea before meeting her.The ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Top 10 habits of women that annoy men the most


March 5th, 2011 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 5 (ANI): Her hair blocks the shower drain every now and then, she would always crib how you never listen to her -men just don't like when women do these ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Sheen ‘claims he has pics to prove ex Mueller is a drug abuser’


March 4th, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 04 (ANI): Charlie Sheen has declared war on his estranged wife Brooke Mueller.The 'Two and a Half men' star has apparently claimed that he has photographs that prove Mueller is ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Brain area critical for forming unconscious memories identified


December 16th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 16 (ANI): Researchers at the UC Davis Center for Mind and Brain have found that a small area deep in the brain called the perirhinal cortex is critical for forming ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Vampire brands teen with letter ‘V’ on the head


December 10th, 2010 - 11:32 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Dec 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Evan Francis Brown believes that he is a vampire and he used a heated fork/spoon to brand the letter ‘V’ on the head of a ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Delhiites throng markets on Dhanteras


November 3rd, 2010 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 3 (IANS) Marking the beginning of Diwali, Delhiites Wednesday celebrated Dhanteras with great gusto shopping for metals like gold and silver.Most of the markets in the city were choked ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Seductive “Kissing Priests” Ice Cream Ad ‘We Believe in Salivation’ Banned


October 28th, 2010 - 1:50 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The latest ad from the Antonio Federici ice cream company has caused quite a stir among the Catholic world, as well as other consumers. The ad was featured ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Actor Robert Downey Jr. wants to have a baby girl


October 27th, 2010 - 3:47 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Oct 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Robert Downey Jr. has revealed that he will prefer to have a baby girl.The star’s new movie, Due Date is set for release next week and ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Wood eating catfish discovered in Amazon


October 8th, 2010 - 3:27 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New specie of catfish discovered in the Amazon, which eats wood. The new specie was discovered by freshwater scientist Paulo Petry in the Fitzgarad arch which is located at the Peruvian side ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

One injured in Mumbai jail gang-war


September 25th, 2010 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 25 (IANS) A murder accused was injured here Saturday when a gang-war erupted inside the high-security Arthur Road Central Jail for the second time in two months, an official source ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Pregnant nun advert ‘offensive to Catholics’ banned


September 15th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 15 (ANI): An advertisement for an Italian ice-cream brand featuring a heavily pregnant nun has been banned for 'making a mockery' of the beliefs of Roman Catholics.The ad for Antonio ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Nanny talks about Anna Nicole’s last days


September 8th, 2010 - 9:14 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 8, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): A nanny who worked at the Smith's home during her last few days has finally broken her silence and disclosed all about the last few days ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Convicted terrorist throws tantrum after coming second in jail egg race


September 6th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sep 06 (ANI): A terrorist convicted for masterminding the failed London 21/7 suicide bombing attack threw a tantrum when he came second in a prison sports day egg and spoon race.Terrorist ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Assamese craftsman carves out bamboo made cutlery


August 26th, 2010 - 11:19 pm ICT by ANI
By Peter Alex ToddTinsukia (Assam), Aug.26 (ANI): Believe it or not, a craftsman in Assam's Tinsukia District has carved out eco-friendly cutlery in different shape, sizes and designs with bamboo.It includes knives, ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

New material that turns oil into solid gel could help clean Gulf spill mess


August 7th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 7 (ANI): Scientists have developed a new material containing soap like molecules, that can turn oil into a solid gel - a property that could help clean the Gulf oil ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Note teaspoon sizes to avoid drug overdose in children


July 16th, 2010 - 12:48 am ICT by IANS
London, July 15 (IANS) Parents should not give their children medicine from an ordinary teaspoon because of the risk of overdose, experts have warned. A survey has found that a child could easily ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Using domestic spoons to give kids medicine ups overdose risk


July 15th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 15 (ANI): Scientists have warned parents that using domestic spoons to give children medicines could lead to overdoses.The researchers studied 71 teaspoons and 49 tablespoons collected from 25 households in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Don’t use spoons to medicate children, warn doctors


July 15th, 2010 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 15 (IANS) Medical experts have warned parents that using domestic spoons to dispense children's medicine could lead to overdosing or getting too little medication as some of them were found ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Violent lyrics make for violent kids


May 23rd, 2010 - 4:10 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 23 (ANI): Songs with violent lyrics can make listeners up to four times more aggressive, according to a new Australian research.For the study, conducted by Macquarie University, over 200 students ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

ACL 2010 Lineup Announced


May 18th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Austin, May 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Austin City Limits will soon begin its annual Festival this year, and the lineup to the festival has also been announced. While Friday will ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Bullock introduces adopted son to woman she played in ‘The Blind Side’


May 17th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 17 (ANI): Sandra Bullock has introduced the woman she played in 'The Blind Side' to her newly adopted son.The actress won an Oscar for her portrayal of Leigh Anne ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Phil Collins suffers nerve damage


March 28th, 2010 - 1:52 am ICT by IANS
London, March 27 (IANS) Singer and drummer Phil Collins has suffered severe nerve damage to his hands and finds it difficult to practice. "The first time I picked up the drum sticks after ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Uri Geller used psychic powers to help cops catch suspect


February 19th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 19 (ANI): Israeli spoon bender Uri Geller has revealed how he used his psychic powers to help cops in catching a suspect.Geller, 63, revealed that he was walking his dog ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Tel Aviv savior used to enslave women


February 9th, 2010 - 11:56 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Jerusalem, Feb 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Goel Ratzon who was popularly known as the Savior from Tel Aviv has been arrested. He is suspected to have a harem of at least 17 women ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Tel Aviv ‘Savior’ Imprisoned For Enslaving Women


February 9th, 2010 - 8:47 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Tel Aviv, Feb 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The story of the 60-year-old man Goel Ratzon's polygamy has shocked many people in Tel Aviv and the latest reports indicate that the man ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Beware of kitchen spoons when administering syrups


January 5th, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 5 (IANS) Beware of innocuous kitchen spoons - they can be unwittingly dangerous, especially when administering liquid medicine. Former cold and flu sufferers were asked to pour one teaspoon of nighttime ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Using kitchen spoon may lead to dosage errors


January 5th, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 5 (ANI): Consuming liquid medicine using a kitchen spoon might prove to be either ineffective or dangerous, say researchers.Lead researcher Dr. Brian Wansink, director of the Cornell Food and Brand ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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