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Singapore to use surveillance cameras to catch litterbugs


August 30th, 2012 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Aug 30 (IANS) Singapore will set up more surveillance cameras at 100 locations in the next three months to catch litterbugs, who throw items from high-rise housing blocks, said ... Read more...

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Italian Olympic debutants could spoil Vezzali’s London party


July 20th, 2012 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Norcia (Italy), July 20 (IANS) Italian fencer Valentina Vezzali, who targets an unprecedented consecutive fourth individual foil gold at the London Olympics, could have her party spoiled by her purposeful ... Read more...

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Marussia test driver loses eye after crash


July 5th, 2012 - 5:37 am ICT by IANS
London, July 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Marussia test driver Maria deVillota has lost her right eye after a crash while testing its Formula One car, the team said Wednesday.De Villota was ... Read more...

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F1 test driver Maria battling for life after crash


July 3rd, 2012 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Formula One test driver Maria de Villota has sustained life-threatening injuries in a crash during testing in Cambridgeshire, the Marussia team and local ambulance services ... Read more...

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Negligible progress on poll reforms, RTI plea reveals


June 21st, 2012 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) Attempts to push for poll reforms are yet to yield the desired results despite an appeal by the Election Commission to the government, a ... Read more...

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Doping taint hurts kabaddi anti-drug campaign


November 15th, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 15 (IANS) World Cup Kabaddi may have started off on the right note - by engaging Punjab's youth in the traditional sport and weaning them away from drugs ... Read more...

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Woman gives birth on flight to Moscow


October 14th, 2011 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
Dushanbe, Oct 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A healthy baby boy was born on a Tajik Air flight from Dushanbe to Moscow, company spokeswoman Lola Kendzhaeva said Friday."Shabnam Rakhimova gave birth two ... Read more...

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Indians in Tokyo pledge support to Anna


August 26th, 2011 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 26 (IANS) Anna Hazare's crusade for a strong Lokpal Bill has evoked tremendous support among Indians living and working in Tokyo, Japan. Besides a signature campaign, a ... Read more...

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58 competitors hurl down 600ft hill for Germany’s 3rd office chair race


April 19th, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 19 (ANI): A group of 58 men, who apparently like to make their office chairs aerodynamic, launched themselves headlong from a ramp onto a 600ft downhill course, as they took ... Read more...

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Pakistan players under strict vigil: Alam


March 3rd, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 3 (IANS) Pakistan has taken stringent steps to ensure that its players do not get embroiled in any controversy during the ongoing World Cup."We have implemented some really ... Read more...

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Indian firm gets court nod for Islamic banking concept


February 3rd, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
By Sanu George Kochi, Feb 3 (IANS) The Kerala High Court Thursday gave the green signal to a company registered under the tenets of sharia to start operating a financial institution based ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan: Walks Out Of Betty Ford Clinic


January 4th, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Lindsay Lohan, the actress who has had a three month stint in rehab due to driving under influence while on a probation she has now reportedly completed her treatment and ... Read more...

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TV channels must be allowed to air biased news programmes: BBC broadcaster


December 20th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 20(ANI): Television channels should be allowed to broadcast opinionated and politically biased news programmes, according to veteran broadcaster Sir David Attenborough.Attenborough, who has been broadcasting for the BBC for over ... Read more...

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Hathaway refused nudity contract


November 13th, 2010 - 5:51 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Nov 13 (IANS) Actress Anne Hathaway turned down a nudity contract before filming sex scenes for new movie "Love And Other Drugs" because she didn't want strict rules to ... Read more...

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Willow Smith’s Hairstyle Angers Parents


October 30th, 2010 - 9:14 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 30, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The 'Hitch' star Will Smith’s nine year has become a craze among the kids these days. The kids want their moms to make their hairstyles exactly ... Read more...

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Real Prison Time in Italy for Facebook Virtual Games Burglar?


October 28th, 2010 - 12:13 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Italian police are searching for a new kind of burglar- the kind who “breaks in” to virtual homes on Facebook games, and “robs” the place of virtual ... Read more...

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UK ministry blames three military units to Afghan civilian casualties


October 27th, 2010 - 11:47 am ICT by ANI
London, Oct. 27 (ANI): The conduct of three British military units in Afghanistan has come under serious question after the Ministry of Defence released unprecedented details of incidents in which troops attacked ... Read more...

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Foxconn denies accusations of illegal working conditions in China


October 12th, 2010 - 11:46 pm ICT by BNO News
HONG KONG (BNO NEWS) -- Foxconn Technology Group in a statement has denied accusations that say the company abuses its workers, is engaged in illegal labor, and provides inadequate working conditions for ... Read more...

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Indian student visa applications for Canada rising


September 26th, 2010 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 26 (IANS) At a time when countries like Britain and Australia are seeing an unprecedented rise in student visa applications from India, Canada is not concerned about this as it ... Read more...

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High risk of terror attack in Delhi: Australian advisory (Lead)


September 20th, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney/New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) Australia has warned its citizens of a "high risk of terrorist attack" in New Delhi after two Taiwanese tourists were injured Sunday in a shooting in India's ... Read more...

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Need hi-tech to check floods: Sidhu


September 1st, 2010 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 1 (IANS) Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu Wednesday emphasised the need to use hi-tech mechanisms to check floods. This year, at least a dozen districts of Punjab and Haryana have been ... Read more...

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Protests Bring End to Chilean Governor’s Miniskirt Ban


August 20th, 2010 - 10:34 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Aug 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A governor in Chile recently placed a ban on miniskirts in the workplace for public employees, and also restricted women from wearing clothing which would expose their shoulders, ... Read more...

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Brit teachers asked to stop sex education lessons during Ramadan


July 12th, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jul 12 (ANI): British head teachers have been asked to stop imparting sex education lessons during Ramadan to avoid offending Muslims in the country.Bosses at Stoke-on-Trent Council are also likely to ... Read more...

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Diabetics can get their blood sugar level in check with the help of obesity surgery


July 8th, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, July 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) People suffering from diabetes have placed their hopes on obesity surgery to get their blood sugar levels down.Doctors say they have discovered that after the obesity ... Read more...

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Crackdown on Men’s Hair; Mullets, Ponytails, and Spikes Now Illegal in Iran


July 7th, 2010 - 11:41 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After the country has spent many years creating very strict rules for women’s attire, hairstyle, and many other issues, there is now a crackdown on men the men ... Read more...

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England players’ revolt can force Capello to step down


June 29th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 29 (ANI): A players' revolt can force England coach Fabio Capello, who is holding on to his assignment, out of his jobEngland's failed World Cup campaign was dogged by dissatisfaction ... Read more...

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Pole dancing - the latest way to keep fit!


June 26th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, June 26 (ANI): Pole dancing is no more restricted to strip clubs and bars - it is fast becoming recognised as a legitimate sport.The first Central Pole Dancing Championships are ... Read more...

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Radiation Threat Through Medical Scans Makes FDA Worried


June 15th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri June 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The rising cases of skin problems among Americans have made the FDA worried and it is now contemplating about a new protocol to ensure that the ... Read more...

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MJ fans seeking permission to visit his grave


May 31st, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 31 (ANI): Late King of Pop Michael Jackson's fans are fighting for the access to the singer' grave after cemetery officials imposed strict rules to visit.The fan group called ... Read more...

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Briton sacked for eating nut at work (Lead)


May 27th, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 27 (IANS) A British woman has been sacked for eating a piece of nut while working on the production line of a bakery. Susan Longworth, 54, of Lancashire, was putting chopped ... Read more...

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Brit who worked at bakery for 17 years sacked on spot for eating a nut!


May 27th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 27 (ANI): A British woman has been sacked from a bakery she has been working at for 17 years just because she ate a single hazelnut.According to the Bolton News, ... Read more...

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Briton sacked for eating nut


May 27th, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 27 (IANS) A British woman has been sacked for popping a piece of nut into her mouth while working on the production line of a bakery. Susan Longworth, 54, of Lancashire, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Igor Vovkovinskiy Is The New Tallest Man In The U.S.


May 26th, 2010 - 7:29 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 26, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A man from Minnesota in America has been supplied the title of the ‘Tallest Living Male In The U.S’. The 27-year-old Igor Vovkovinskiy, who ... Read more...

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FIFA bars Capello from players’ session with referee


May 23rd, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 23 (IANS) England manager Fabio Capello received a set-back after FIFA prevented him from arranging a special session between his players and referee Howard Webb ahead of the World Cup. ... Read more...

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New Brit healthy eating initiative: nursery kids banned from having b’day cakes


May 11th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 11 (ANI): A new British healthy eating initiative has asked a number of nurseries to ban children from having sweets or cakes to celebrate birthdays.The "Pre-School Nutrition Project", which ... Read more...

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