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Concern over overworked online Chinese shopkeeper’s death


July 27th, 2012 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 27 (IANS) A long period of overwork left a 24-year-old online shopkeeper dead in her sleep, raising concern in China about the working conditions and health of those ... Read more...

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Nearly 58 lakh tonnes wheat arrives in Haryana grain markets


April 27th, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 27 (IANS) Grain markets in Haryana have received nearly 58 lakh tonnes of wheat in the first 26 days of the current procurement season, a minister said here ... Read more...

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Woman killed son, now hangs herself in Argentine jail


April 17th, 2012 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, April 17 (IANS/EFE) The Brazilian woman who confessed on television to killing her six-year-old son to take revenge on her ex-husband has died in a hospital on the ... Read more...

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Court seeks reply from car dealers on ‘illegal charges’


January 4th, 2012 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday sought response from an association of car dealers over a plea seeking a curb on collection of allegedly illegal charges ... Read more...

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India to keep watch on Chinese naval facility in Seychelles


December 16th, 2011 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) With China planning a supply and recuperation facility in the Indian Ocean archipelago nation of Seychelles, India Thursday said it will "watch" the development and ... Read more...

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Sharjah Business Women Council signs MoU with Oxfam


December 9th, 2011 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Sharjah, Dec 8 (IANS/WAM) Sharjah Business Women Council (SBWC) Thursday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Oxfam GB, a member of an international confederation of 15 organisations working together ... Read more...

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Littlewoods Facebook TV Christmas advert upsets parents


November 25th, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Nov 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Furious parents were left with very little options after the Advertising Standards Authority announced that it has no power to pull off an ad by Littlewoods which ... Read more...

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Indian Army wants night landing facilities in border airfields


October 10th, 2011 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) The Indian Army has asked the defence ministry to get about a dozen airfields and advanced landing grounds (ALGs) in Jammu and Kashmir and ... Read more...

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Pamela Anderson launches stockings range


July 21st, 2011 - 4:33 am ICT by IANS
London, July 21 (IANS) Former "Baywatch" star Pamela Anderson has launched her own range of stockings.She teamed up with lingerie manufacturing company Secrets in Lace to create the hosiery ... Read more...

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Global air passenger traffic up 7 percent in May


June 30th, 2011 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) The global airlines association Thursday reported an increase of 6.8 percent in international passenger traffic for May this year, compared to the like period of ... Read more...

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Red wine, chocolate sharpen your mind


May 8th, 2011 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 8 (IANS) Red wine and chocolate make for a deadly combination to keep your mind sharp and alert, a study suggests. Polyphenols, plant chemicals abundant in dark chocolate ... Read more...

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At 32, women use their mum’s expressions while talking to kids


March 28th, 2011 - 7:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 28 (ANI): A poll has revealed that when women turn 32-year-old, they start talking to their children with phrases their own mothers used.These include, 'What did your last slave die ... Read more...

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Gold consumption up by 66 percent in 2010


February 18th, 2011 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) World Gold Council's Indian chapter Friday reported that the country consumed 66 percent more of the precious metal in 2010 as compared to the previous year -- ... Read more...

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Three held for selling fake medical products


February 12th, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) Three men involved in stocking, packaging and selling of counterfeit blood glucose monitoring strips were arrested from Chandni Chowk area of old Delhi, police said Saturday.The arrested ... Read more...

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Delhi markets raided to check onion hoarding


January 10th, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 10 (IANS) Raids were conducted at different locations across Delhi, including the wholesale Azadpur Mandi, and its suburbs Monday as part of a nation-wide crackdown to counter the hoarding ... Read more...

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Brangelina planning ‘adventure’ in ‘random part of the world’ for Christmas


December 19th, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 19 (ANI): Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are planning to go to a random part of the world this Christmas with their kids."We're going to travel with ... Read more...

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UAE charity, Oxfam to help displaced Pakistanis


November 30th, 2010 - 1:00 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Nov 29 (IANS/WAM) The UAE Red Crescent Authority (RCA) and Oxfam Monday signed an agreement to boost cooperation in crisis management, including the creation of an "Emirati village" in Pakistan ... Read more...

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Woman Robber’s Vanity Plate On Getaway Car Gives Her Away


November 16th, 2010 - 8:45 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 16 (Pen Men at Work): A woman from New Hampshire, accused of robbing a pharmacy wasn’t very difficult to trace. The law enforcement authorities were, in fact, surprised to find ... Read more...

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Taylor Momsen Saves Miley Cyrus


October 16th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 16, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):  Miley Cyrus must be taking a sigh of relief and thanking Taylor Momsen as the Parents Television Council should now divert their attention from the Hannah ... Read more...

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Maradona Rebello goes nude in front of Lilette Dubey


April 3rd, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, April 3 (IANS) Young Maradona Rebello had to do some very strange and unconventional things in his debut film "Pankh" -- get smooched by a man and ... Read more...

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Former Connecticut bank employee defrauded bank nearly $6.2 million


January 29th, 2010 - 3:39 pm ICT by BNO News
HARTFORD, CONNECTICUT (BNO NEWS) – A former Connecticut bank employee, her husband, and ex-husband on Thursday were charged with defrauding bank of nearly $6.2 million.Susan A. Curtis, 48, her husband Gary J. ... Read more...

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Paris Hilton still puts out stockings for X-Mas


December 24th, 2009 - 2:21 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 24 (IANS) Socialite heiress Paris Hilton has revealed she still makes her mother Kathy put out a stocking full of presents for Christmas. "We usually open our presents first thing ... Read more...

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RSPCA workers pose nude for tongue-in-cheek calendars


October 18th, 2009 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 18 (ANI): Officials of the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) have bared all for tongue-in-cheek calendars, the proceeds from the sales of which will go ... Read more...

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Meet the dog that ate clothes enough to fill a washing line


April 13th, 2009 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 13 (ANI): Vets who operated on a dog, named Bailey, were in for a surprise, for what they thought was a tumour turned out to be clothes in the pet's ... Read more...

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Brit men’s feet are growing bigger by the day


April 10th, 2009 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 10 (ANI): Men in UK are certainly walking ahead and that too with big shoes-new figures have revealed that British men's feet are getting bigger and the average shoe size ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Zac Efrons mum gifted him a stocking full of condom on Christmas


March 6th, 2009 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 06 (ANI): Hollywood actor Zac Efron has revealed that his mother gifted him a stocking full of condoms on Christmas last year.The High School Musical actor revealed that his ... Read more...

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Improvements seen four years after the Indian Ocean tsunami


December 26th, 2008 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 26 (ANI): Humanitarian groups have said that four years since the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami that left a trail of destruction, leaving more than 230,000 people dead, improvements can ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Kylie and Dannii still celebrate Christmas the way they did as kids


December 25th, 2008 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 25 (ANI): Kylie Minogue and sister Danni may be renowned celebrities but they still believe in celebrating Christmas in their traditional family style. Danni revealed that she and her sister ... Read more...

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Oxfam ends Indian Ocean tsunami relief response


December 23rd, 2008 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 23 (ANI): Oxfam, the International charity, has decided to end its relief response to the people affected by the Indian Ocean Tsunami of 2004, four years after the disaster ... Read more...

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Burger King releases meat-scented perfume!


December 17th, 2008 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 17 (ANI): American fast-food chain Burger King has rolled out Flame, a new mens body spray billed as the scent of seduction with a hint of flame-broiled meat.Not recommended ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh diesel dealers withdraw sale-suspension threat


November 10th, 2008 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 10 (IANS) Diesel dealers in the state have withdrawn their decision to stop business from Monday following a government order that the entry tax, imposed recently on the fuel, will ... Read more...

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Fuel hike: Maharashtra Government warns fuel hoarders to abandon practice


May 31st, 2008 - 3:05 pm ICT by admin
Sangli (Maharashtra), May 31 (ANI): Authorities in Maharashtra have called for strict action against those petrol pump owners who are resorting to the hoarding of petrol and diesel ahead of an ... Read more...

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Becks Christmas gift for Posh a PS750 toilet read


December 19th, 2007 - 5:25 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec 19 (ANI): David Beckham has bought a Christmas gift for his wife Victoria a toilet read, worth a whopping 750 pounds.The expensive book is one of just 2,000 copies of ... Read more...

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Sharon Osbourne has ‘really had it with surgery’


November 14th, 2007 - 1:54 am ICT by admin
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