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Protests over power cuts in Pakistan


July 29th, 2012 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 29 (IANS) Protests erupted in several Pakistani cities over prolonged and unannounced power cuts during Ramzan, a media report said Sunday.People in Peshawar, Faisalabad and Jhelum took to ... Read more...

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Football writers name Van Persie Player of the Year


April 25th, 2012 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 25 (IANS) Arsenal's Robin van Persie was named the 2012 Footballer of the Year by England's Football Writers' Association, just days after he won the Professional Footballers' ... Read more...

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China welcomes Year of the Dragon (Lead)


January 23rd, 2012 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 23 (IANS) China Monday welcomed its Lunar New Year or the Year of the Dragon with celebrations across the country.The day marks the end of the winter in ... Read more...

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Makar Sankranti in Odisha with holy dips, kite flying


January 15th, 2012 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 15 (IANS) Devotees took holy dips in ponds and rivers and visited temples as they celebrated the Makar Sankranti harvest festival in Odisha Sunday. People also organised kite ... Read more...

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Joyful Christmas with gifts, prayers in Mumbai


December 25th, 2011 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 25 (IANS) Lovely gifts followed by church services brought cheer in Mumbai on Christmas Sunday. People celebrated the birth of Jesus Christ with enthusiasm and faith as they ... Read more...

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‘Mausam’ gets average reviews, but earns Rs.22 crore on weekend


September 27th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Shahid Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor starrer "Mausam", a hardcore romantic drama received mixed reviews, but it had a good start - the film has earned ... Read more...

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Salman impresses again, ‘Ready’ grosses Rs.41 crore


June 7th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) Last year it was his rural action-drama "Dabangg" that broke the dry spell at the box office by earning Rs.48.25 crore in the opening ... Read more...

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Massive turnout in Jammu and Kashmir local polls (Lead)


April 17th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 17 (IANS) With a remarkable turnout of over 80 percent despite the inclement weather, a boycott call and the murder of a woman candidate, the second phase of ... Read more...

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Brit surrogate mum ‘pregnant again with Osama Bin Laden’s grandchild’!


April 11th, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 11 (ANI): A British former poledancer who miscarried Osama Bin Laden's twin grandchildren in 2010 has revealed that she is pregnant again with the grandchild of the world's most wanted ... Read more...

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Will lose deposit if I contest an election: Anna Hazare


April 10th, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) His five-day fast for a strong anti-graft law drew groundswell support across the country, but social reformer Anna Hazare feels that if he contested an ... Read more...

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India’s World Cup victory a team effort: Raina’s family


April 4th, 2011 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, April 4 (IANS) Two days after India's World Cup victory, visitors haven't stopped pouring into the house of all-rounder Suresh Raina, while his family is still overjoyed but ... Read more...

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People partied on streets to celebrate India’s World Cup win


April 3rd, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) Be it celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan or IT professionals or common citizens - people all over the country hit the streets Saturday night to ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Oz cricketers Clarke, Hughes were ‘out on town’ drinking before losing Ashes


January 18th, 2011 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan.18 (ANI): Australian cricketers Michael Clarke and Phil Hughes were 'out on the town' drinking the night before Australia lost the Ashes on home soil.The Telegraph quoted witnesses as claiming that ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

TV screens to be set up for CWG marathon spectators


October 11th, 2010 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) TV screens will be set up at public places in Delhi to facilitate easy viewing for the upcoming marathon, Commonwealth Games Organising Committee chairman Suresh Kalmadi said ... Read more...

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Where is Games mascot Shera?


October 4th, 2010 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) Shera -- the mascot of the 19th Commonwealth Games -- was missing from the gala opening ceremony here Sunday.People crowding the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium waited eagerly ... Read more...

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Ferdinand, Giggs braced for a “world-class” performance from Torres


September 18th, 2010 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.18 (ANI): Manchester United centre-half Rio Ferdinand has said that he is expecting a world-class performance from Spanish striker Fernando Torres when Manchester United and Liverpool clash on Sunday."People jump ... Read more...

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Suicide attack kills eight, injures 25 in northeast Pakistan


July 26th, 2010 - 10:56 pm ICT by BNO News
NOWSHERA, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) – A suicide attack outside the residence of the Information Minister of Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa province in Pakistan killed eight people, including three policemen, local TV reported on Monday.The ... Read more...

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Chinese throng to see Indian classical dances


May 31st, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Kavita Bajeli-Datt Shanghai, May 31 (IANS) "I have never seen such crowds!" said an excited Delhi-based choreographer as the Chinese poured in for the Indian classical dance performances her team put ... Read more...

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Separated Siamese twins draw crowds in their village


May 31st, 2010 - 12:15 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 31 (IANS) Sita and Geeta, the conjoined twins who were separated after a 14-hour surgery in New Delhi last month, returned to their home in a Bihar village to a ... Read more...

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I haven’t done ‘Paathshaala’ for commercial reasons: Shahid


April 12th, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 12 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor, who will be seen as a school teacher in director Milind Ukey's "Paathshaala", says he has not done the film for any commercial reason, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Macca, Heather Mills ‘bury the hatchet’ for daughter’s sake


March 22nd, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 22 (ANI): Former Beatles member Sir Paul McCartney and his ex-wife Heather Mills have reportedly made peace and put their bitter divorce behind for the sake of their daughter.The ... Read more...

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Keith Duffy quits ‘Coronation Street’ to join Boyzone


March 22nd, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 22 (ANI): Irish singer Keith Duffy has decided to end his stint in 'Coronation Street' to devote himself to his music career with Boyzone.The star had recently rejoined the soap ... Read more...

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Sonic Boom Rocks Florida


February 22nd, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Feb 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sonic Booms have been creating quite a stir be it in the world of games, videos or in the state of Florida. The whole evening of ... Read more...

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Indian braveheart prompts London police rethink


January 11th, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Jan 11 (IANS) London' police force has made a reported shift in its traditional advice for people not to intervene to catch criminals after an Indian builder who ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Curfew relaxed in Ludhiana


December 8th, 2009 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
Ludhiana, Dec 8 (IANS) Curfew was relaxed Tuesday in Punjab's industrial hub Ludhiana as the city and the rest of the state remained normal in the last 24 hours, officials said. The curfew ... Read more...

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Boston Market Printable Coupon Gives Complete Meal For 1 Dollar


October 30th, 2009 - 7:52 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct. 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) This weekend, people can have some sumptuous food at a discounted price. After Kentucky Fried Chicken, it is now the Boston Market that have decided to ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Chris Noth gets engaged to girlfriend Tara Wilson


October 5th, 2009 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 05 (ANI): Sex and the City star Chris Noth has got engaged to his girlfriend/actress Tara Wilson.The glamorous couple own teahouse 'Once Upon A Tea Cup' at London, where the ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan reveals her daily fear of split from Samantha Ronson


July 20th, 2009 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 20 (ANI): 'Mean Girls' star Lindsay Lohan has revealed that even though her relationship with girlfriend DJ Samantha Ronson is back on track, she still has the fear of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

MJ’s doc denies killing King of Pop


July 20th, 2009 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 20 (ANI): Michael Jackson's personal doctor has said that he did not kill the late star, and claimed that he is being made a scapegoat for the singer's shocking ... Read more...

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Crocodile devours fisherman near Maharashtra tourist spot


July 21st, 2008 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, July 21 (IANS) Panic gripped the fishing community in the vicinity of the Nagbhid forest range in Chandrapur district of Maharashtra following an incident of a crocodile devouring a fisherman in ... Read more...

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Tibetans-in-exile celebarate Dalai Lama’s birthday


July 6th, 2008 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, July 6 (IANS) Tibetans-in-exile celebrated the 73rd birthday of their spiritual leader Dalai Lama here Sunday. People from different walks of life offered prayers for his long life at the official ... Read more...

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I know my daughter’s killer: Scarlett’s mother


May 5th, 2008 - 7:33 pm ICT by admin
London, May 5 (IANS) The mother of British teenager Scarlett Keeling who was raped and murdered in Goa says she knows the identity of one of her daughter's killers, a newspaper reported ... Read more...

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Halle Berry gives birth to girl


March 17th, 2008 - 12:33 pm ICT by admin
DPA New York, March 17 (DPA) Oscar-winning actress Halle Berry has become a mother for the first time, a US magazine reported. Berry, 41, gave birth to a girl Sunday, People, a celebrity ... Read more...

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Rituals, sweets and mass weddings mark Jayalalitha’s birthday


February 24th, 2008 - 8:06 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, Feb 24 (IANS) Special worships were held in over 100 temples, free food was served to the poor, mass marriages were conducted and AIADMK cadre distributed sweets in Tamil Nadu to ... Read more...

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