Leeds Car Park Hailed As ‘The Most Cheerful In Britain’

September 15th, 2012 - 1:26 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Leeds, Sept 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Leeds car park has been hailed as ‘the most cheerful in Britain’. This is due to the fact that the car park cheers up commuters thanks ... Read more...

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Now smartphones will help you navigate mega malls

May 13th, 2012 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, May 13 (IANS) Your smartphone helps you smoothly navigate highways and streets of an unfamiliar city. But once you enter a mega mall, its global positioning system (GPS) goes ... Read more...

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German runner Thomas Dold wins fifth straight Empire State Building run

February 3rd, 2010 - 3:44 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 3 (ANI): German runner Thomas Dold has won the fifth straight Empire State Building run.Dold, 25, the defending champion, outran over 300 fellow racers up 86 flights of stairs ... Read more...

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Sex in hotel corridors, stairwells and storerooms is rampant, finds survey

January 7th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Jan 7 (ANI): Holidaying couples in hotels often get caught having sex on plainly-visible security cameras, in pools, spas, saunas, hallways, stairwells, bars and even in storeroom cupboards, revealed a hotel ... Read more...

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9/11 memorial to have disturbing graphic images

September 11th, 2009 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep. 11 (ANI): The proposed 9/11 memorial at Ground Zero is going to have 400 oak trees on the outside and disturbing graphic images of people jumping and planes hitting ... Read more...

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Change staircases’ designs to fight obesity

June 5th, 2009 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 5 (ANI): A few simple changes in the design and location of staircases could help fight obesity by making the buildings more "physical activity friendly", according to a study.Study leader ... Read more...

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Exoskeleton makes software engineer ”Iron Man” with 20 times greater strength

December 9th, 2008 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 9 (ANI): Software engineer Rex Jameson literally turned into ''Iron Man'' when he stepped into a robotic soldier, and his strength got multiplied as many as 20 times. In fact, ... Read more...

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China increases troop strength in Lhasa

November 8th, 2008 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Lhasa (Tibet), Nov.8 (ANI): China has increased its military presence in Tibetan capital Lhasa amid fears that "separatist" supporters of the Dalai Lama plan a repeat of the bloody March 2008 ... Read more...

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