Stowaway Liam Corcoran says that, ‘boarding a plane was easier than doing homework’

July 26th, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Manchester, July 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Liam Corcoran is a young boy of 11 years who became a stowaway on a plane that was headed to Rome from Manchester. Liam said that nobody ... Read more...

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Defiant Nepal Airlines rats on Air India, other peers

September 8th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 8 (IANS) After being forced to halt flights two days in a row following fears that mice were on board and becoming the butt of unflattering reports in ... Read more...

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It’s official: Sony Walkman is now history

October 25th, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 25 (ANI): Multinational conglomerate Sony has stopped the manufacturing and distribution of the cassette Walkman after retiring the floppy disk in March.Now considered to be another obsolete technology, the cassette ... Read more...

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Movie Review: Soch Lo (2010)

August 28th, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Soch Lo: A good first effortRating: 3 out of 5*Starring: Introducing Sartaj Singh Pannu, Barkha Madan, Iris Maity and Himanshu KohliDirector: Sartaj Singh PannuAugust 28, 2010 (Sampurn): Actor – writer - ... Read more...

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Gastric bug genome sequenced

June 17th, 2010 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 17 (ANI): Scientists have sequenced the genome of an Amerindian strain of the gastric bug Helicobacter pylori, confirming the out-of-Africa migration of this bacterial stowaway to the New World.Researchers led ... Read more...

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‘Up’ gets best animated feature film Oscar

March 8th, 2010 - 9:16 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 8 (IANS) Director Pete Docter walked away with the best animated film Oscar for "UP" at the 82nd Academy Awards. The film revolves around 78-year-old Carl Fredricksen who ties thousands ... Read more...

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Investigations underway to discover truth behind Habib’s travel to Medina

December 27th, 2009 - 8:13 pm ICT by ANI
Jaipur, Dec.27 (ANI): Senior officials of Rajasthan Police have confirmed that investigations are on to ascertain all facts in the case of an Indian who travelled as a stowaway in a flight ... Read more...

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A teenaged boy recalls violence in Tibet

September 19th, 2009 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Dharamsala, Sept 19 (ANI): A young Tibetan boy, who has sought refuge in India, has recalled the atrocities of the Chinese authorities.Jamyang, a sixteen-year old related his first hand experience after ... Read more...

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Paddington Bear gets politically conscious

December 9th, 2007 - 11:34 am ICT by admin
London, Dec 9 (ANI): Paddington Bear is set to get politically conscious, with police arresting and interrogating him over his immigration status, in a book marking his 50th birthday.Michael Bonds Paddington Here ... Read more...

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