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First Lady Rejects ‘Angry Black Woman’ Image


January 13th, 2012 - 12:27 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Jan 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) US First Lady Michelle Obama says America should judge her for who she is. Michelle was on CBS’ This Morning show on Thursday where she also spoke ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

De Niro to play Bernie Madoff in TV biopic


May 17th, 2011 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, May 17 (IANS) Actor Robert De Niro has been roped in to play jailed conman Bernie Madoff in new TV biopic.The movie is based on New York Times ... Read more...

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US brands Haqqani network commander as terrorist


May 11th, 2011 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 11 (IANS) In a crackdown on terrorists operating in Afghanistan and Pakistan, the US has designated the commander of a Pakistan-based insurgent group as a terrorist and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Chinese gay rights defender to sue newspaper for reporting male couple wedding


January 26th, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 26 (ANI): A gay rights defender in China has vowed to sue a Beijing newspaper after it reported the "wedding" of a male couple without their permission.According to Xinhua, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Courtney Love once again posts risque photos of herself online


November 23rd, 2010 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 23 (ANI): Rock singer Courtney Love has once again posted risque photos of herself on her Twitter page.Love, 46, is seen kissing a female friend as both of them flash ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Taliban leader involved in NYT journalist Farrell’s kidnapping among insurgents arrested in Afghanistan


October 5th, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by BNO News
KABUL (BNO NEWS) -- A Taliban district leader who was directly involved in the kidnapping of British New York Times reporter Stephen Farrell was among numerous insurgents arrested in operations across Afghanistan, ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Daniel Craig Passionate About Third Bond Movie


August 16th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 16, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Daniel Craig has expressed his ardent desire to essay James Bond once again. James Bond is a legendary literary character created by Ian Flaming. Though ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Daniel Craig says he is ‘ready and willing’ for new Bond film


August 16th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 16 (ANI): Daniel Craig has claimed that he is 'ready and willing' to play James Bond again but still doesn't have any idea when his third outing as the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Obama tells New York Times scribe he’s levitating!


May 14th, 2010 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
Buffalo (New York), May 14 (ANI): Undertaking a tour of Industrial Support Inc., a Buffalo company, US President Barack Obama saw what amounted to a hovercraft, a board that levitates on ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Meet Snackbot: robot that serves snacks!


March 7th, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 7 (ANI): American scientists have created a new robot that can deliver snacks.Paul Rybski and colleagues at Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, came up with the "snackbot" after two years of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New York Times reporter investigated for plagiarism


February 17th, 2010 - 4:53 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – The New York Times announced Sunday that a reporter is being investigated for plagiary after he used wording from other media sources without acknowledging or citing those ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Pakistani links with Taliban leader Haqqani again under spotlight following CIA attack


January 7th, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 7(ANI): The revelation that Jalaluddin Haqqani, who controls one of the most powerful Taliban groups fighting in Afghanistan, may be behind the deadly CIA bombing throws the spotlight back ... Read more...

Posted in World |

British reporter freed, Afghan aide killed in raid (Lead)


September 9th, 2009 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Sep 9 (DPA) A New York Times reporter taken captive by the Taliban at the weekend in northern Afghanistan was freed, but his Afghan translator and a civilian were killed ... Read more...

Posted in World |

US forces free reporter kidnapped in Afghanistan


September 9th, 2009 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Sep 9 (DPA) A New York Times reporter taken captive by the Taliban in northern Afghanistan was freed in a raid by US forces, an official said Wednesday. The troops conducted ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Taliban may have moved kidnapped US soldier to Pakistan


July 22nd, 2009 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, July 22 (ANI): The US soldier abducted by the Taliban in Afghanistan might have been moved into Pakistan, thus complicating matters for American search teams.ABC News quoted US and Afghan ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Careful planning, rope helped NYT reporter escape Taliban captivity


June 22nd, 2009 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 22 (ANI): An Afghan journalist who was held captive by the Taliban for more than seven months along with a New York Times reporter has revealed details of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Journalist escapes from seven months of Taliban captivity


June 21st, 2009 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 21 (IANS) A New York Times reporter kidnapped by the Taliban and held for seven months in the mountainous region along the Afghanistan-Pakistan border has escaped along with ... Read more...

Posted in World |

NYT reporter flees seven-month Taliban captivity


June 21st, 2009 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 21 (ANI): A US journalist kidnapped by the Taliban in Afghanistan last year has managed to escape from the compound where he was being held, The New York ... Read more...

Posted in World |

NYT journalist David Rhode freed after seven months as hostage of Taliban


June 21st, 2009 - 2:24 am ICT by John Le Fevre
David Rohde, a The New York Times reporter who was kidnapped by the Taliban, escaped Friday night and made his way to freedom after more than seven months of captivityMr. Rohde, ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Top LTTE leaders killed while trying to surrender: Report


May 24th, 2009 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 24 (IANS) Two top Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) leaders had tried to negotiate their surrender but were killed by the Sri Lankan army while "holding white flags", a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Cancer-stricken Farrah Fawcett yearns for privacy


May 12th, 2009 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 12 (ANI): American actress Farrah Fawcett, who calls herself to be a very private person, says that she would prefer that her battle with cancer was not made public.Fawcett, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Reagan ‘tried to convert Gorbachev to Christianity’


April 4th, 2009 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 4 (ANI): Former US president Ronald Reagan tried to convert Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev to Christianity, a close aide to the late American leader has claimed.According to biography, The Rebellion ... Read more...

Posted in World |

LA Police Wants Sara Jane Olson to Serve Parole in California


March 16th, 2009 - 11:18 pm ICT by GD
The Los Angeles police asked Gov. Arnold Schwarzeneggar on Monday to oppose fugitive Sara Jane Olson's bid to serve her supervised parole in Minnesota to be near her family. They said ... Read more...

Posted in World |

World celebrates Australian cricket’’s woes


December 30th, 2008 - 8:27 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec.30 (ANI): The world is celebrating the fall of former cricket superpower Australia. Today''s home series loss is Australia''s first in 16 years and the world''s media are enjoying seeing the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Hope floats on boat clinics for people of Brahmaputra


May 29th, 2008 - 11:03 am ICT by admin
By Sanjoy Hazarika (Attn Editors: This is the third and final piece in the series of three articles by Sanjoy Hazarika, a former New York Times reporter who now works on development issues ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Reaching out to forgotten lives by Brahmaputra


May 28th, 2008 - 11:26 am ICT by admin
By Sanjoy Hazarika (Attn Editors: This is the second in a series of three articles by Sanjoy Hazarika, a former New York Times reporter who now works on development issues, especially health, in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Building bridges across the Brahmaputra


May 27th, 2008 - 11:44 am ICT by admin
By Sanjoy Hazarika (Attn Editors: This is the first in a series of three articles by Sanjoy Hazarika, a former New York Times reporter who now works on development issues, especially health, in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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