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Please save Goa from drugs and garbage: German Goaphile (Letter from Goa)


June 23rd, 2012 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
Anjuna/Panaji, June 23 (IANS) A German Goaphile has appealed to the state's chief minister to cleane Goa's coastline of drugs and garbage which he said was giving the state a ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Stink again disrupts Rajya Sabha sitting


May 18th, 2012 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) A stink in the Rajya Sabha again Friday forced the upper house to be adjourned twice for nearly half an hour.A week after half ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Stinking of rotten fish, woman took 10 showers a day


April 17th, 2012 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
London, April 17 (IANS) A British woman suffers from a rare metabolic disorder that makes her stink like rotten fish. Strangers shout at her in the streets and she even ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Stinking frogs are rich source of antibiotic compounds


December 1st, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 1 (IANS) The skin of some of the earth's foulest smelling creatures houses a goldmine of anti-bacterial compounds -- a potentially rich source of new drugs that could ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Chandigarh’s garbage plant raises a stink


September 30th, 2011 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 30 (IANS) Chandigarh's reputation is taking a smelly beating. A lot of stink is being raised - environmentally and politically - over the city's experiment with a solid ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

No indictment of PMO over CWG: Government (Second Lead)


August 8th, 2011 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) With a combative opposition raising a stink over alleged irregularities in the Commonwealth Games (CWG), the government Monday asserted that there was no indictment ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Lohan to return to court for that stink


June 23rd, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 23 (IANS) Troubled actress Lindsay Lohan has been ordered to appear before a Los Angeles court after testing positive for alcohol while under house arrest.The actress, who ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

I’ve always been a spontaneous person: Preity Zinta (Film Snippets)


April 5th, 2011 - 9:57 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 5 (IANS) Actress Preity Zinta, who is currently making her presence felt on the small screen as the host of "Guinness World Records - Ab India Todega", ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Robert Pattinson: What’s The Recent Addition To His Sex Appeal?


November 6th, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 6, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Kristen Stewart and Taylor Lautner’s 'Twilight' co-star Robert Pattinson seems to be changing all the rules set by the worldly people. Being the sexiest bloke around, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

BJP demands immediate sacking of Chavan


October 30th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Saturday called for the immediate sacking of Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan over the alleged allotment of flats in Mumbai originally ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Chavan offers to resign over housing scam (Lead)


October 30th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan Saturday offered to resign over the allotment of flats in Mumbai meant for war heroes to politicians, bureaucrats and military officials.A ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Man City boss Mancini may raise a stink over Barry’s booze gulp


October 27th, 2010 - 11:14 am ICT by ANI
London, Oct. 27 (ANI): Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini, who recently barred players from boozing, is expected to be "furious", after receiving reports that club and England ace Gareth Barry was ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

No golf at Games? Says who! (Games Sidelights)


September 29th, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Golf may not be a discipline at the Olympics or, for that matter, at the Commonwealth Games (CWG) but a golf simulator facility in the Games Village ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Ahmadinejad’s food makes NY hotel ’stink like hell’


September 22nd, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 22 (ANI): Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad had staff and guests at the Hilton Manhattan East running with cloth on their noses, all thanks to his stinking food.The finicky ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Life is without toilets for millions in Bihar (Feature)


August 4th, 2010 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Patna, Aug 4 (IANS) Parvatia Devi and her young daughter, residents of Ranipur village near the Bihar capital, make their way to an open field under the cover of darkness every day ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Senior defence officers in Britain face the axe


August 3rd, 2010 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS) High-ranking defence officers in Britain, including brigadiers and major generals, are likely to face the axe following a military spending review, a media report said Tuesday. Top defence officers ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Crash helmets developing defects will alert users with a stink


June 8th, 2010 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 8 (IANS) Scientists are designing a crash helmet to stink if it develops a defect, so that you can replace it with a safer one. A new process developed by ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Madonna, Cameron and Demi Moore offer dating advice for book


May 15th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 15 (ANI): Stars including Madonna, Demi Moore and Cameron Diaz have offered up their best dating advice for a new book designed to help men find girlfriends and keep ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Dead Body Under A Sofa Found After 10 Years


April 24th, 2010 - 8:34 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 24, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A male’s decaying body lay under a sofa in a flat for approximately a decade without being found. This shocking data is in keeping with ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

British couple’s ‘donkey shelter’ raises stink with Gurgaon neighbours


April 22nd, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 22(ANI): A retired British couple are in the midst of a controversy after their neighbours in Gurgaon raised objections to the couple's decision to shelter donkeys at their home. ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Gay AMU teacher found dead, suicide suspected (Lead)


April 7th, 2010 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh, April 7 (IANS) An Aligarh Muslim University professor, who was suspended on charges of "gross misconduct" on campus after he was filmed engaging in homosexual act with a rickshaw puller, was ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Gay AMU teacher commits suicide


April 7th, 2010 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh, April 7 (IANS) An Aligarh Muslim University teacher, who was suspended from the university on charges of homosexuality on the campus, has committed suicide, police said Wednesday. "S.R. Siras's neighbours complained that ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Oral sex anti-smoking ad raises stink in France


February 24th, 2010 - 12:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 24 (ANI): A French anti-smoking advertisement showing teenagers in a pose suggesting fellatio with a cigarette has caused an uproar.The poster for the advert shows male and female teenagers kneeling ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Rotting bodies in Ranchi mortuary await disposal


February 14th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Nityanand Shukla Ranchi, Feb 14 (IANS) There is an unbearable stink in the Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) here, and it's coming from the mortuary.In RIMS, one of the most prominent ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Steel shirts take the stink out of workers!


February 13th, 2010 - 4:19 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 13 (ANI): Body odour may soon be a thing of the past, thanks to workwear label King Gee's latest release, Steel shirts.With development in clothing technology happening everyday, odour-destroying fabrics, ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Girl, 7, becomes Samba Queen at Rio de Janeiro Carnival


February 7th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 7 (ANI): Seven-year-old Julia Lira has become Rio de Janeiro's Carnival queen, a spectacle that has caused an international uproar.Lira is from the Shirley Temple of samba, and her selection ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Apex court raises stink over CJI’s wife’s pocket money


January 14th, 2010 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Rana Ajit and Mayank Aggarwal New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) The Supreme Court has locked horns with the government over denial of pocket money to Chief Justice of India K.G. Balakrishnan's wife ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Chemical spill triggers scare in Bangalore


December 29th, 2009 - 10:41 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Dec 29 (ANI): Chemical spill in Bangalore triggered a scare as some residents complained of experiencing burns and irritation in their eyes on Tuesday.According to local residents of Srirampuram area, the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Damaged property, business loss bear testimony to farmers’ protest


November 20th, 2009 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) Sugarcane stems and broken dustbins at Janpath market in the heart of the capital Friday bore testimony to the vandalism by farmers, a day after nearly 30,000 ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Pak sports ministry raises stink over PCB’s central contracts irregularities


November 5th, 2009 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov.5 (ANI): Expressing its reservations over the Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB) ad-hoc way of doling out funds, the Sports Ministry has asked the apex cricket authority in the country to ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Chhath puja ends with reverence to sun god


October 25th, 2009 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) Hundreds of devotees gathered on the banks of Yamuna river here Sunday and offered obeisance to the rising sun as Chhath puja celebrations ended. Women clad in saris ... Read more...

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Hugo Chavez’s three-minute shower formula to conserve water


October 23rd, 2009 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 23 (ANI): In a bid to cope up with the water shortage in Venezuela, Hugo Chavez has advised his fellow countrymen to limit their daily baths to three minutes, saying ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Water palace loses sheen sans water (With Images)


September 9th, 2009 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
By Brij Khandelwal Deeg (Rajasthan), Sep 9 (IANS) The jewel of a palace whose walls reflected sunlight off the waters all around it and brought this little town to the international tourist map ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Lakhimpur residents raise a stink over Lower Subansiri project


August 23rd, 2009 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Lakhimpur, Aug 23 (ANI): Residents of Lakhimpur District in Assam are protesting against the construction of a dam over fears that their properties could be submerged.The protests were staged as the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Stink in Chandigarh, courtesy waste management plant


August 20th, 2009 - 10:59 am ICT by IANS
By Alkesh Sharma Chandigarh, Aug 20 (IANS) A multi-million rupee solid waste management plant has literally raised a stink in Chandigarh, one of the greenest cities in the country, prompting numerous complaints from ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

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