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US missile deal was a mistake: Poland


August 5th, 2012 - 5:48 am ICT by IANS
Warsaw, Aug 5 (IANS) The agreement with the US on the deployment of a missile defence system on its territory was "a mistake", Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski said.The agreement was ... Read more...

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Italian imam held for human trafficking


July 18th, 2012 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Venice, July 18 (IANS/AKI) A radical Muslim imam and three Syrian nationals were arrested in Italy Wednesday on suspicion of belonging to a human trafficking gang that smuggled illegal migrants ... Read more...

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MCD polls: BJP candidates rush to file papers, anger among workers


March 26th, 2012 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) As Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidates rushed to fill nominations for the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) polls on the last day Monday, angry ... Read more...

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60-year-old ’stud’ in pregnancy trouble!


March 21st, 2012 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 21 (IANS) A 60-year-old Chinese man is in trouble after being duped into believing that a young woman will pay him to get her pregnant.A court has ordered ... Read more...

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Have new formula for cube root, says Agra mathematician


February 6th, 2012 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Feb 6 (IANS) It has eluded experts for centuries, but now an Indian, following in the footsteps of Aryabhatt, one of the earliest Indian mathematicians, claims to have worked ... Read more...

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Russia to spend big on weapons: Medvedev


November 21st, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Nov 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) President Dmitry Medvedev Monday said Russia would spend unprecedented sums on new weaponry."Make no doubt about it, we will continue equipping the army," he said. ... Read more...

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Owners killing their pets to get insurance payout


November 14th, 2011 - 10:08 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Nov 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) UK pet insures are losing huge sums due to fraudulent claims. The officials say some pet owners are even killing their own animals just to make the ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Helpless about spending before poll dates announced: EC


August 24th, 2011 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
Panaji, Aug 23 (IANS) The Election Commission of India (ECI) Tuesday expressed helplessness at the rampant use of black money in the run up to the elections, before the polling ... Read more...

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Government concealed facts in CWG: Jaitley


August 9th, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) Sports Minister Ajay Maken's statement on the Commonwealth Games (CWG) reveals little but conceals much more, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Arun Jaitley said ... Read more...

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Pakistan, US headed for showdown over n-arms, warns daily


August 5th, 2011 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 5 (IANS) The US and Pakistan are headed towards a confrontation over nuclear arms, warned a Pakistani daily.An editorial in the News International Friday said the US plans ... Read more...

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Jackpot worth $2.5 mn goes unclaimed in China


August 1st, 2011 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 1 (IANS) A lottery jackpot worth over 16 million yuan (around $2.5 million) has gone unclaimed in China - making it one of the biggest unclaimed lottery wins ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ukraine frees student who fried eggs on war memorial


July 1st, 2011 - 6:06 am ICT by IANS
Kiev, July 1 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Ukrainian court Thursday released on parole a student held for frying eggs and sausages on an eternal flame commemorating soldiers who died in World ... Read more...

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Four vehicle thieves held


May 13th, 2011 - 1:03 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Four youths including two students were arrested for allegedly stealing motor vehicles in south Delhi and eight motorcycles recovered from them, police said Thursday."The accused ... Read more...

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Australia donates Rs 350,000 to Delhi NGO Maitri


April 21st, 2011 - 4:13 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr.21 (ANI): Australian High Commissioner Peter Varghese presented a cheque for 3.51 lakh rupees to New Delhi-based NGO Maitri.The money will be used to support Maitri's educational program where ... Read more...

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Madonna mulls ‘legal options’ over failed school project in Africa


March 28th, 2011 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 28 (ANI): Madonna is considering legal action against a director of her charity Raising Malawi, over her failed school project in Africa.The superstar's plan to build a 15 ... Read more...

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China announces ambitious military spending plan


March 5th, 2011 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Mar. 5 (ANI): China on Saturday revealed that its military spending will rise 12.6 percent in 2011 to 583.6 billion renminbi, or about 88.6 billion dollars.The announcement means that Beijing has ... Read more...

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India to finalise scheme for infrastructure funds


February 12th, 2011 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 12 (IANS) The central government is expected to finalise in the next few months its framework to attract long term funds for the infrastructure sector, with an aim to garner ... Read more...

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Some Super Bowl commercials 2011 leaked


February 5th, 2011 - 2:25 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Feb 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Advertisers will be scrambling to get the attention of the fans during the Super Bowl. With two clear days to the game, some companies have leaked their ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Zapping brain unshackles the genius within


February 4th, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 4 (IANS) Stimulating the brain with gentle shocks can boost your problem solving capacity almost overnight, besides providing you with flashes of inspiration.Researchers have shown how a gentle surge of ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Tips on how to live on a tight budget


February 1st, 2011 - 9:11 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Feb 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The truth is that many people do not have money problem but rather money management problems.Several stories have been heard of people who won huge sums ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Kate Roberts swindled out of her savings in a scam


January 31st, 2011 - 9:27 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A British woman has been swindled out of her life savings in an Internet love scam.Kate Roberts who is a mother of three, told reporters that she ... Read more...

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Did people gain from telecom firms selling stakes: Jayalalithaa


January 29th, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 29 (IANS) AIADMK chief J. Jayalalithaa Saturday said she wondered how selling of stakes by companies that got 2G spectrum licences had benefited the common man, as Tamil Nadu Chief ... Read more...

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Berlusconi’s harem of 14 glamorous young women revealed


January 16th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 16 (ANI): Silvio Berlusconi, who is under investigation for alleged sexual encounters with a teenager from Morocco, maintained at least 14 glamorous young women in apartments in a gated complex ... Read more...

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Vatican denies that it was planning an exorcism show with Discovery


January 11th, 2011 - 1:16 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Vatican City, Jan 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Vatican has denied reports that it was working with Discovery to come up with series on exorcism.Reports emerged that Discovery was working with the Vatican ... Read more...

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Steve Waugh immortalized in bronze at SCG


January 5th, 2011 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan.5 (ANI): A sculpture of Australia's most successful captain, Steve Waugh, was unveiled as the 10th and final in a series of sporting icons at the SCG on Wednesday.Waugh is shown ... Read more...

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Hathaway, Gyllenhaal had ‘intellectual orgy’ on ‘Love and Other Drugs’ set


January 4th, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 4 (ANI): Anne Hathaway and Jake Gyllenhaal had a saucy intellectual connection on the set of 'Love and Other Drugs'.The actress has described their onset brain storming sessions ... Read more...

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Hathaway had ‘intellectual orgy’ with Gyllenhaal for movie


January 3rd, 2011 - 9:53 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 3 (IANS) Anne Hathaway had an "intellectual orgy" with Jake Gyllenhaal while filming "Love & Other Drugs".The 28-year-old beauty had long discussions with the Oscar-nominated star about what turned ... Read more...

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Hathaway, Gyllenhaal talked about their sex lives to portray lustful couple


December 31st, 2010 - 4:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 31 (ANI): Anne Hathaway and Jake Gyllenhaal discussed their own bedroom experiences to perfect their saucy clinches in 'Love And Other Drugs'.The film is about a Viagra salesman and ... Read more...

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Angry Liz Hurley ‘dumps’ Shane Warne


December 21st, 2010 - 12:28 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actress Liz Hurley has reportedly dumped her cricketer boyfriend, Shane Warne.The 45-year-old reportedly got to know the fact that Warne has been sending sexual text messages to ... Read more...

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Gujarat girls is runner up in arithmetic contest


December 6th, 2010 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Dec 6 (IANS) Payal Merja, a Class 7 girl student from Gujarat, has won the runner up trophy at a mental arithmetic competition in Malaysia, it was announced Monday.Payal, 11, a ... Read more...

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CAG submits report on 2G spectrum


November 10th, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India Wednesday said it had submitted its report on the second generation (2G) spectrum pricing issue to the government. ... Read more...

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New report shows a greater number of Jews in U.S. than in Israel


October 22nd, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 22 (ANI): A new report has found that a greater number of Jews live in the US than in Israel.Researchers from the University of Miami (UM) and the University of ... Read more...

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Corporate advertisement budget up by 30-40 percent


September 27th, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) India Inc's advertisement expenses have gone up by nearly 30-40 percent in the first two quarters of this fiscal due to a surge in demand and manufacturing, ... Read more...

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Champions League: Blues to maintain perfect start, says Carlo Ancelotti


September 15th, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 15 (ANI): Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti believes his team is finally equipped physically and mentally to win the Champions League this year, as the Blues kick off another campaign against ... Read more...

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Raja says allegations politically motivated


September 14th, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) A day after the Supreme Court issued notice to him over the 2G (second generation) spectrum scam, Communication and Information Technology Minister A. Raja said the allegations ... Read more...

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