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Syko to compose song for Enrique Iglesias disc


July 7th, 2012 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
San Juan, July 7 (IANS/EFE) Rapper Syko, who records for Don Omar's Orfanato Music Group label, was brimming with satisfaction Friday at being given the chance to write a song ... Read more...

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11 killed in New Zealand hot air balloon crash


January 7th, 2012 - 6:40 am ICT by IANS
Wellington, Jan 7 (IANS) A hot air balloon caught fire and crashed in New Zealand Saturday morning, killing all 11 people on board, a media report said.The balloon came down ... Read more...

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Iran to launch three new satellites


November 13th, 2011 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Nov 13 (IANS) Iran plans to launch three new domestically-manufactured satellites, Defence Minister Ahmad Vahidi has said.The satellites named Fajr (Dawn), Navid (Promise) and Tolou (Sunrise) will be launched ... Read more...

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India witnesses rare Venus eclipse


June 30th, 2011 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) Indians Thursday witnessed a rare sight when Venus was eclipsed by the Moon as seen from the Earth."The eclipsing, called occultation, took place between 1.18 ... Read more...

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Rare Venus eclipse Thursday


June 29th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) Planet Venus will be eclipsed by the Moon -- as seen from the earth -- Thursday."This eclipsing is called occultation, similar to what happens in ... Read more...

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India to miss partial solar eclipse


May 31st, 2011 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Sky gazers in India will miss the year's second partial solar eclipse Wednesday as it will not be visible in the country.The partial solar eclipse ... Read more...

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Natalie Barr’s on-air gaffe about ‘virgin’ sized Barbie doll


April 19th, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 19 (ANI): Australian television presenter Natalie Barr made an on-air gaffe when she referred to a life-size version of Barbie as a "virgin" instead.Barr, 43, sent the entire Sunrise team ... Read more...

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Happy birthday Akon, sing Indian fans


April 17th, 2011 - 1:28 am ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, April 17 (IANS) It was a birthday one could only dream of - but for Akon, it was right here! As thousands of people sang "Happy Birthday" for the ... Read more...

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Dhoni watched India-Lanka final on TV instead of partying after WC win


April 4th, 2011 - 10:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 4 (ANI): Skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni was busy watching the final match once again on TV and stayed away from celebrations when entire team and the country was celebrating ... Read more...

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Venus and crescent Moon to pair up at dawn on Feb 28th, March 1st


February 23rd, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 23 (ANI): In the early dawn of Monday, February 28th, and Tuesday, March 1st, 2011, Venus and the eerie waning crescent Moon will create an arresting sky scene low in ... Read more...

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Bright, nippy morning in Delhi


January 12th, 2011 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Delhiites woke up to a sunny yet nippy morning Wednesday with the minimum temperature recorded at 3.9 degrees Celsius, three notches below normal.There was some fog before ... Read more...

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Solar eclipse will occur on January 4, 2011


December 24th, 2010 - 11:30 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 24 (ANI): Scientists have said that Europe and India will witness a solar eclipse next year on January 4th.In Western Europe, the Sun will be eclipsed as the day ... Read more...

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Meteor Shower Was At Its Peak Last Night


October 22nd, 2010 - 7:24 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Halley's comet is one of the most commonly viewed comet from the Earth, that visits our planet in every 76 years and can be visible with ... Read more...

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Brit claims he was jailed for 58 days in Iran on false “spy” charges


August 25th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 25 (ANI): Andrew Barber, a 43-year-old British citizen, has claimed he was falsely accused of "spying" and jailed in Iran for 58 days for taking a photograph of sunrise near ... Read more...

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Justin Bieber dismisses F-word reports


May 31st, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 31 (ANI): Teen heartthrob Justin Bieber has dismissed reports that he caused a scene on the set of an Australian talk show by swearing at a crew member who touched ... Read more...

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Justin Bieber tells Oz TV staff: “Don’t f***ing touch me”


May 28th, 2010 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 28 (ANI): Canadian singer Justin Bieber is said to have left staff at Sydney-based morning TV show Sunrise stunned last month when he cursed at a floor manager who led ... Read more...

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Johansson’s tattoo has a secret message


May 1st, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 1 (IANS) Hollywood actress Scarlett Johansson says her sunrise tattoo has a secret message but she doesn't want to reveal its meaning -- because it's private. "I've had the tattoo ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh cop suspended for thrashing a Dalit woman


February 18th, 2010 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
Amethi (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 18 (ANI): An Uttar Pradesh policeman was on Thursday suspended after being caught on camera for thrashing a Dalit woman inside the police station in an attempt to ... Read more...

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Goa taxi driver hit Russian women with baseball bat (Lead)


December 26th, 2009 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 26 (IANS) The taxi driver who attempted to rape two Russian women in Goa on Christmas night had also hit one of the women with a baseball bat to prevent ... Read more...

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Leonid Meteor Shower To Be Witnessed On November 17


November 16th, 2009 - 7:51 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov.16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) November is expected to turn to be a great month for the sky-gazers, especially for the people who love to see meteor shooting in the night sky. ... Read more...

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When Abhishek carried his father piggyback


November 5th, 2009 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Nov 5 (IANS) In a role reversal of sorts, Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan needed to carry his father piggyback and trot across a vast field for a ... Read more...

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When Abhishek Carried His Father Piggyback


November 5th, 2009 - 1:23 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Subhash K JhaFor a sequence in Paa Abhishek needed to carry his father piggyback and trot across a vast field. An exercise in role-reversal that had everyone on the sets ... Read more...

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Tourism flourishes again in Darjeeling


October 12th, 2009 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
Darjeeling, Oct 12 (ANI): Tourists by droves have flocked to Darjeeling after the suspension of agitation by the Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJMM).The inflow of tourists has jumped after the end of the ... Read more...

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Centenarian couple observes Karva Chauth in Shimla


October 7th, 2009 - 9:26 pm ICT by ANI
Shimla, Oct. 7 (ANI): Hans Devi,103 , is observing Karva Chauth for the long life of her 105-year-old husband Pyara Singh in Shimla."I believe that couple should spend their life amicably like ... Read more...

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Three die after being hit by train in Jharkhand


September 23rd, 2009 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Sep 23 (IANS) Three people died after they were hit by a train in Palamau district of Jharkhand early Wednesday morning, police said. According to police, the incident took place between Chiyachi ... Read more...

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Famous “Tribute in Light” returns for 9/11 memorial


August 22nd, 2009 - 1:39 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) -- The famous "Tribute in Light," an art installation of dozens of searchlights placed next to the site of the World Trade Center to create two ... Read more...

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Cloudy sky plays spoilsport in Bihar’s ‘eclipse village’


July 22nd, 2009 - 7:51 am ICT by IANS
Taregna (Bihar), July 22 (IANS) Thousands of people who have gathered in this Bihar village to witness the century's largest total eclipse are disappointed as the Sun remained hidden under the cloudy ... Read more...

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How animals react to solar eclipse


July 21st, 2009 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 21 (IANS) Did you know animals and birds often prepare for sleep or behave confusedly during total solar eclipse? Well, here are some other little known facts about solar eclipse. - ... Read more...

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To prevent accidents, Andhra to ban heavy traffic


July 14th, 2009 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 14 (IANS) Alarmed over the rising number of road accidents before sunrise due to "sleepy drivers", Andhra Pradesh is planning to ban movement of buses and other heavy vehicles between ... Read more...

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Hot-shot Aussies to ascend Africa’s highest peak


July 6th, 2009 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 6 (ANI): Several high profile Australians, including Prime Minister Kevin Rudd's wife Therese Rein and Shadow treasurer Joe Hockey, are set to climb Africa's highest peak.Hockey will attempt to ... Read more...

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Devotees take out procession in Varanasi on ‘Nirjala Ekadashi’


June 3rd, 2009 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
Varanasi, June 3 (ANI): The banks of the river Ganga in Varanasi reverberated with Vedic chants as hundreds of devotees gathered for a procession on the occasion of 'Nirjala Ekadashi', one of ... Read more...

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Sex is the key behind cocks dawn cacophony


November 3rd, 2008 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 3 (ANI): Sex is the guiding factor behind that familiar dawn cacophony by cocks, according to a new study.Behavioural ecologists have established that sex apparently makes chickens noisier and ... Read more...

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Anish Kapoor sculpture attracts $3.87 mn at Sotheby’s sale


July 2nd, 2008 - 11:10 am ICT by IANS
London, July 2 (IANS) An untitled 2003 sculpture by Anish Kapoor sold for 1,945,250 pounds ($3.87 million) after being hotly contested by three bidders on the telephone at Sotheby's auction of contemporary ... Read more...

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Indian contemporary artists to feature in Sotheby’s summer sale


June 24th, 2008 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
London, June 23 (IANS) Eight works by leading Indian contemporary artists, including Subodh Gupta and Bharti Kher, will feature in Sotheby's summer sale here on July 1-2. The other Indian artists whose ... Read more...

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Brett Lee to feature on Seven News from next year


November 21st, 2007 - 5:40 pm ICT by admin
Sydney, Nov 21 (ANI): Australian pace bowler Brett Lee, who features prominently on rival Nine Network's coverage of Test cricket this summer, has been signed by the Seven Network to appear on ... Read more...

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