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Surfer Stephen King has a lucky escape from shark attack


December 12th, 2011 - 10:27 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sydney, Dec 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A surfer believes he is the “luckiest” person in the world after a shark missed him just barely. Stephen King of NSW was left with only minor ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Dubai ruler’s website soon on iPhone


July 1st, 2011 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, June 30 (IANS/WAM) The website of Dubai's ruler will soon be available on iPhone.The iPhone application will be launched by the Dubai government's media office for Sheikh Mohammed bin ... Read more...

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Chandy’s office goes live on internet Friday


June 30th, 2011 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 30 (IANS) Surfers logging on to a Kerala government's website will be able to see the functioning of Chief Minister Oommen Chandy's office starting Friday thanks to live ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Vote for ‘Murder 2′ posters: Bhatt (With Images)


June 7th, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) Indian filmmakers are going online for various taks like finalising the title of a movie or arranging for finance. Producer Mahesh Bhatt is also using ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Three quarters of kids aged 5 use Internet every day: UK study


March 2nd, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 02 (ANI): A new UK study has suggested that nearly three quarters of children under the age of five use the Internet every day.The research has revealed that as many ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Gerard Butler to star in ‘Mavericks’


February 14th, 2011 - 7:53 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 14 (IANS) Actor Gerard Butler has been roped in to star in new movie "Mavericks", which will be directed by Curtis Hanson.Butler has been signed on to portray Rick "Frosty" ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Internet will run out of IP addresses by Friday


February 3rd, 2011 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 3 (IANS) The internet will run out of numerical IP (Internet Protocol) addresses by Friday. But the web will not ground to a halt. A new system, Internet Protocol version ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Surfers Eagerly Wait For Eddie Aikau 2011 Surfing Competition


January 20th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Honolulu, Hawaii, Jan 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Surfers from all across the country have converged at Hawaii this week hoping desperately that the Quiksilver Big Wave Invitational surfing event would be ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Brit kite-surfer clears Brighton Pier in death-defying feat


November 15th, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 15 (ANI): One of the UK's leading kite surfers has become the world's first person to clear Brighton Pier in an amazing, death-defying leap.Two-time British kite surfing champion Lewis Crathern ... Read more...

Posted in World |

More than 40pc of Aussies spend 41.5mn hrs surfing the web


November 12th, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 12 (ANI): Australians' love affair with the Internet seems continuing, with more than 40 percent surfers spending millions of hours on social networking sites each month.The data, released by ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Boy Killed In Shark Attack At Santa Barbara


October 23rd, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Oct 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A young boy had no idea that he was surfing for a final time in his life when he was killed by a shark whileboarding off ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Higher education department’s newsletter launched


September 9th, 2010 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) The Human Resource Development Ministry Thursday started a newsletter of the department of higher education, in a bid to inform people of its activities and provide people ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Google launches ‘Instant’ service


September 9th, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 9 (IANS) Google search is now faster than before as the company has launched a live-updating service that will save surfers 2-5 seconds of online search time. The product, named ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Price could have been a cleaner: Poll


August 26th, 2010 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 26 (IANS) Brits revealed in a poll that Cheryl Cole would be working in a beauty salon if she was not a pop and TV star. In the poll by ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

US surfers prefer online gaming and socializing to e-mail


August 3rd, 2010 - 2:17 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Aug 3 (DPA) The Twitter generation doesn't have much time for e-mail. According to a survey released Monday by ratings firm Nielsen, internet users in the US spend more time ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Pamela Anderson would not trade her life in a trailer park with anything


July 26th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 26 (ANI): Former 'Baywatch' star Pamela Anderson has revealed that she would not trade her life in a trailer park with anyone else's.Anderson, 43, had once been worth 35 million ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Kimberly Phillips Video Is Office-Safe: Claims Playboy


July 21st, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar July 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The latest offering from Playboy is safe-for-work according to reports. The website called The Smoking Jacket has been touted as an office friendly website for males ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Blue Crush 2 Coming Soon


July 18th, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar July 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Fans of the 2002 film 'Blue Crush' have lots to rejoice as Universal Studios Entertainment is set to release a sequel of the film on Blu-Ray ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Meghna Naidu’s email hacked


June 23rd, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) Item girl Meghna Naidu's email id was hacked and the hacker used her account to write obscene mails about her, a police complaint filed by the actress ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Blogger Gets Axed For Polyamory


May 31st, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar May 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A 37-year-old employee of a non-profit organization was fired by her boss for writing sex blogs in her spare time. The blogger's 'Polyamorous' concept in her ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

American Swimmer’s Dead Body Discovered On Byron Bay Beach


May 16th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Byron Bay, May 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A 32 year old American swimmer who was reported to be missing from New South Wales has been found dead on the Byron Bay ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Bill Simmons’ Twitter Account A Hit With Celtic Fans


May 14th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Boston, May 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Celebrities and Twitter probably go hand in hand these days. This time it is Bill Simmons of the ESPN fame who has launched a new ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Carissa Moore Shines At ASP Women’s Dream Tour


April 19th, 2010 - 7:29 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri New Plymouth, Apr 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) ASP Dream Tour held at the Fitzroy Beach of New Plymouth witnessed a smashing win coming from rookie surfer Carissa Moore who lifted her ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

‘Times’ online to charge surfers one pound for a day, two pounds a week from June


March 26th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 26(ANI): The News International has announced that customers will be charged to read The Times and The Sunday Times online from June.Customers will have to pay one pound for a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Shia LaBeouf’s Hand Injury Brought Up In Recent Interview


March 17th, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Mar 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Recently, Shia LaBeouf mentioned during an interview in a prominent magazine the details about the hand injury that he had suffered two years back, in 2008. ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

German govt’s Microsoft Internet Explorer warning


January 17th, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 17 (ANI): The German government has warned against the use of Microsoft Internet Explorer after finding a security flaw that leaves it susceptible to hackers.Microsoft admitted recently that Internet ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Santa swaps sleigh for rescue boat, saves duo from drowning!


December 21st, 2009 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 21 (ANI): Santa steered a rescue boat to save two lives at the Torquay beach in Victoria.According to the Geelong Advertiser, two patrol members and Santa pulled out two boogie ... Read more...

Posted in World |

The Eddie Aikau Invitational Surfing Contest Likely To Be Held Today


December 8th, 2009 - 8:29 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Hawaii, Dec.08, (THAINDIAN NEWS) All the participants as well as the spectators at the Eddie Aikau Invitational surf competition are keeping their fingers crossed so that the much anticipated surfing ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Shark on the beach scare for celebs


October 14th, 2009 - 5:58 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Celebrity surfers like Matthew McConaughey, Adam Sandler and Cameron Diaz have been warned to stay out of the water at a Santa Monica, California beach after a shark was spotted in the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Surfers in South Africa claim world record for most boarders riding single wave


October 6th, 2009 - 3:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 6 (ANI): Surfers in South Africa have laid claims to setting a new world record for the most boarders riding a single wave.The current Guinness World Record of 100 surfers ... Read more...

Posted in World |

New search engine helps net surfers hunt for information about plants and animals


September 6th, 2009 - 11:52 am ICT by ANI
Washington, September 6 (ANI): The USGS (US Geological Survey) National Biological Information Infrastructure (NBII) has developed a new search engine that helps users hunt through massive amounts of online information about plants ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Almost half of all Brit web users post photos, videos on the net


August 29th, 2009 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 29 (ANI): Almost half of web users in the UK have posted photos and videos to popular content-sharing sites such as Facebook and YouTube in the last year, reveals ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Arshad Warsi showered with praises


August 27th, 2009 - 9:19 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Ever since Vishal Bhardwaj's Ishqiya promos have hit the air, Arshad Warsi has been showered with praises. "Bollywood folks have personally called Arshad and praised his looks and performance in the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Ashley Greene’s nude pics being misused by hackers in web scam


August 17th, 2009 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 17 (ANI): Nude pictures of actress Ashley Greene have fallen into the hands of cybercrooks who are misusing them to hack into people's computers.The 'Twilight' star, who portrays the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

US Open Surfing 2009: Conlogue Crowned As The Winner


July 26th, 2009 - 6:39 pm ICT by GD
According to the sources, Courtney Conlogue, an enthralling surfer hailing from Santa Ana, CA, has reportedly won the Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) World Qualifying Series (WQS) 6 Star Hurley US ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

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