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Madonna impresses beau’s mom


September 3rd, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 3 (IANS) Pop star Madonna took the family of her beau dancer Brahim Zaibat on a 50,000-pound holiday to France.The singer took the 24-year-old's mother Patricia Vidal ... Read more...

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Diesel cars beat hybrids in fuel efficiency


May 6th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 6 (IANS) Some diesel cars are beating the over-hyped hybrids in terms of fuel efficiency. Toyota's petrol-electric Prius, which led the race for hybrids a decade ago, achieved ... Read more...

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Balotelli gives 1K pounds to a Manchester tramp


April 20th, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 20 (ANI): Soccer star Mario Balotelli was at his generous best when he gave a thousand pounds to a tramp outside a casino after winning 25,000 pounds.According to The Sun, ... Read more...

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Oil Spill Boom Being Recycled to Create Chevy Volt


December 22nd, 2010 - 1:13 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Dec 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) General Motors is literally making history with it's innovative methods for using the oil soaked booms which were used during the Gulf Oil Spill crisis, and using them ... Read more...

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China to cash in on British royal wedding


December 13th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 13 (IANS) A Chinese businessman is gearing up for a business boom by selling souvenirs ahead of the British royal wedding including plastic diamond versions of bride Kate Middleton's ... Read more...

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Home of former JetBlue flight attendant burglarized while he was on court


October 21st, 2010 - 1:51 am ICT by BNO News
QUEENS, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- The home of former JetBlue flight attendant Steven Slater was burglarized while he was on court in relation to last August's incident at the John F. ... Read more...

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Trendy and colourful ‘Silly Bandz’ a rage in UK


July 12th, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 12 (ANI): They are stretchy, colourful and have even caught the fancy of Sarah Jessica Parker-the new 'Silly Bandz'.Made of colourful bits of silicone, Silly Bandz are set to ... Read more...

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Jacqui Smith Loses Seat To Tory Candidate


May 7th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez London, May 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jacqui Smith, the former Home Secretary of Britain who had to resign from her post following the expenses scandal which rocked the political circuit in ... Read more...

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Sex-change killer to wed lesbian murderess in jail


March 30th, 2010 - 1:50 am ICT by IANS
London, March 30 (IANS) Douglas Wakefield who recently had a sex-change operation on double-life sentence is all set to marry lesbian lover Thelma Purchase who is also a fellow prisoner. "To allow a ... Read more...

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Instant Noodles Of Jin Mai Lang Recalled


January 29th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar New Jersey, Jan 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A recent report indicated that the instant noodles manufactured by the Jin Mai Lang brand has been subjected to recall for not meeting the ... Read more...

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2010 Ushered In By The Ball Drop At Times Square


January 1st, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan. 01, (THAINDIAN NEWS) New year is welcomed at Times Square by dropping a ball. Weird it may sound, but Ne Year celebrations at Times Square is entirely different from ... Read more...

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Couples desperate for kids taking advantage of relaxed Indian surrogacy laws


December 23rd, 2009 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 23 (ANI): Couples in the West, who are desperate to have children, are reportedly turning to India where surrogacy laws are more relaxed to fulfill their objectives.According to Sky News, ... Read more...

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Lily Allen’s boyfriend helps her save money


December 14th, 2009 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 14 (ANI): Pop singer Lily Allen credits her boyfriend for helping her save money - as he curbed her extravagant spending.The Smile singer is dating building contractor Sam Cooper and ... Read more...

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White House Decorated For Halloween Party


November 1st, 2009 - 6:54 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov. 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) President Obama celebrated the first Halloween Party in the White House. As stated by the sources, on the Halloween Night the White House appeared to resemble ... Read more...

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Amy Winehouse Encounters Wardrobe Malfunction


October 28th, 2009 - 6:37 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Oct.28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Amy Winehouse has got another controversial feather in her cap. After her drug addiction and a stint in a rehabilitation center, she was subjected to a wardrobe ... Read more...

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Immigrant allowed to stay in Britain, thanks to pet cat!


October 18th, 2009 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 18 (ANI): An immigrant in Britain, who was about to be deported, has been allowed to stay in the country after a court ruled in his favour - just because ... Read more...

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Brit Indian newsagent claims UK bank ‘fleeced’ him of over 7000 pounds


July 30th, 2009 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 30 (ANI): A Brit Indian newsagent, Mukund Patel, has charged the Barclays Bank of fleecing him of over seven thousand pounds.Seventy-two-year-old Patel claimed that only did the bank take ... Read more...

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Jamie Waylett “Vincent Crabbe” Charged For Cannabis Production


July 8th, 2009 - 9:43 pm ICT by GD
Jamie Waylett, the 19 year old actor, who plays the role of Hogwarts bully, Vincent Crabbe in the Harry Potter films, has been lately charged for growing cannabis plants. The 19 ... Read more...

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Bangladesh cricket team’s 6,000 pounds curry love


June 14th, 2009 - 6:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 14 (ANI): Bangladeshi cricketers want their food to taste like it does back home, no matter where in the world they are and how much it would costs.Recently the Bangladesh ... Read more...

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Britain honours young Indian orphan


May 8th, 2009 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 8 (IANS) The British town of Swindon is to doff its cap to an Indian orphan 12 years after he was found abandoned in a basket in Delhi. Ali McCallum, who ... Read more...

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Vaughan creates ”batting art works”


March 21st, 2009 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.21 (ANI): Former England cricket captain Michael Vaughan has demonstrated the art of batting off the pitch with a series of paintings created with cricket balls. The "Artballing" series of ... Read more...

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Prince Harry’’s charity ”fails to deliver promised money to orphanage”


February 17th, 2009 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, February 17 (ANI): Prince Harry''s ''Sentebale'', a charity set up to help vulnerable children and young people, has landed in a feud over finances promised to an orphanage in Lesotho. Dr ... Read more...

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The only living Titanic survivor selling her legendary memorabilia


February 14th, 2009 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 14 (ANI): The only living survivor of the Titanic disaster, Millvina Dean, is selling off her memorabilia of the legendary liner to pay for her nursing care.The 97-year-old woman ... Read more...

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Santa gets parking ticket for towing his sleigh!


December 14th, 2008 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 14 (ANI): A charity fundraiser was issued a parking ticket after he left his car unattended to move a Santa sleigh on to a pavement.Richard Walters, from West Bridgford ... Read more...

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Peaches Geldof gets paid PS5,000 just to party


September 29th, 2008 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 29 (ANI): British socialite Peaches Geldof rakes in a big income that sometimes extends to even 5,000 pounds just to attend some parties.Joining her are other well-known babes like ... Read more...

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Ronaldo almost joined Arsenal


September 20th, 2008 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.20 (ANI): Manchester United coach Alex Ferguson has said that the teams star Portuguese striker Cristiano Ronaldo almost joined Arsenal instead of Manchester United. The Sun quoted Fergie as saying: ... Read more...

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Hindus” boycott call of “The Love Guru” leads to its failure at box office


August 6th, 2008 - 12:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 6 (ANI): Acclaimed Hindu and Indo-American leader, Rajan Zed, today announced that the UK-wide boycott call of Hindus against Hollywood movie "The Love Guru" for lampooning Hinduism has been ... Read more...

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Cassie Sumner reveals the dark side of her glamorous lifestyle


April 28th, 2008 - 6:58 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr 28 (ANI): English glamour model Cassie Sumner recently gave a glimpse of the darker side of her alluring lifestyle in her autobiography.The 25-year-old model in her book Loving ... Read more...

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An X-ray vision gun may soon be a reality


January 17th, 2008 - 4:08 pm ICT by admin
London, January 17 (ANI): Technologists have invented a new hand-held X-ray scanner, which they believe may revolutionise police work and Customs searches by giving officers the superhero power to see through walls. ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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