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Unidentified beast spotted in London’s Olympic Park


December 14th, 2011 - 10:36 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) With just months to the next Olympic Games, the organizers of the event in London have become concerned after residents near the games’ site reported witnessing a ... Read more...

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SCG management resists pressure to install drop-in pitches


May 4th, 2011 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, May 4 (ANI): The Sydney Cricket Ground will fiercely resist continuing AFL pressure to install drop-in pitches.SCG Trust chairman Rodney Cavalier described the AFL's push to remove the pitch for the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Sniper kills 31 swans in Britain


March 3rd, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 3 (IANS) At least 31 white swans have been shot dead in a sniper attack and left to rot on a wetland in Britain's Somerset county, a media ... Read more...

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Huaritz could be on fast track to recovery


January 31st, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 31 (IANS) Australian off-spinner Nathan Hauritz can be on the fast track to recovery to play in the World Cup in the sub-continent starting Feb 19."A radical treatment involving controversial ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

‘Bumpy’ Sydney Cricket Ground getting a dream makeover to restore iconic status


September 21st, 2010 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Sep 21(ANI): Less than a month before the start of a new cricket season in Australia, the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) is undergoing renovation, where workmen are using laser technology to ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Zardari under attack over Britain trip to launch son’s political career


August 3rd, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.3 (ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari is under attack for continuing with his plan to visit Britain at a time when the country is struggling to cope with what ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Meet the gay swan couple with eyes only for each other!


April 14th, 2010 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 14 (ANI): Visitors at the Abbotsbury Swannery in Dorset get to witness a rare sight of togetherness-a gay swan couple, who have set up a nest together.The happy couple are ... Read more...

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Even ‘loyal’ swans are prone to divorces!


January 25th, 2010 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 25 (ANI): Experts at Slimbridge wetland recently witnessed a rare divorce between a pair of swans.Bewick's swans are believed to be the birds that mate for life.However, experts at Gloucestershire ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Cat survives after being shot 13 times in the head with pea rifle!


September 22nd, 2009 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Sep 22 (ANI): A Victorian country cat has survived after being shot 13 times in the head with a pea rifle.Smokey, a 9-year-old moggie, had been shot by a .22 calibre ... Read more...

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Warren Beatty was like ‘lazy leopard ready to pounce’, says new book


July 8th, 2009 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jul 8 (ANI): American actor Warren Beatty has been compared to a lazy leopard ready to pounce on his prey by 1960s model Leon Bing in her memoir, 'Swans and ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Claudia Schiffer ‘lives’ in a zoo!


March 30th, 2009 - 8:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 30 (ANI): Supermodel Claudia Schiffer has fulfilled her childhood dream of living in a farm by building up a collection of countryside animals and exotic pets.The 38-year-old model keeps ... Read more...

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Claudia Schiffer collects animals


March 30th, 2009 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 30 (IANS) Supermodel Claudia Schiffer has collected countryside animals and exotic pets as a fulfilment of her childhood dream to live on a farm. Schiffer has two children with her ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Science proves true love really does exist


January 4th, 2009 - 12:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 4 (ANI): If you thought true love was something just restricted to movies and soaps, then heres a piece of information: brain scans have revealed that couples can respond ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Swan caravan brings Brit town to a standstill


June 30th, 2008 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
London , June 30 (ANI): A British town came to a standstill to make way for a caravan of a swan family heading towards a pond through the busy roads.All ... Read more...

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Swans startle onlookers by using zebra crossing!


June 13th, 2008 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
London , June 13 (ANI): While many of us are not quite familiar with traffic rules, heres a family of swans who left motorists and shoppers gawking at them when they ... Read more...

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Boar hunters want pact with Brangelina


June 2nd, 2008 - 4:29 pm ICT by admin
London, June 2 (ANI): Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are being urged to open up the grounds of the 17th-century French chateau they are staying in - by wildboar hunters.Brangelina arrived ... Read more...

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