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Nehru Cup: India scrape through 2-1 against Syria


August 22nd, 2012 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) A header from skipper Sunil Chhetri and a sublime strike by Anthony Pereira gave India a 2-1 win over Syria in the Nehru Cup opener ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Pregnant teen with cancer spurs abortion debate


July 24th, 2012 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
Santo Domingo, July 24 (IANS/EFE) The plight of a pregnant teenager suffering from acute leukaemia stirred up anew Monday the controversy over abortion, which is barred by the Dominican Republic ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Three Mexicans jailed for human trafficking


September 4th, 2011 - 10:39 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Sep 4 (IANS/EFE) Three Mexican nationals, including a woman, have been sentenced to more than 25 years in prison for forcing a group of young women to work ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Will Salman strike gold again with ‘Bodyguard’? (IANS Preview)


August 29th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) After playing a fearless cop in "Dabangg" and a romantic in "Ready", superstar Salman Khan is back this Eid with more action and drama ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Hawk mimicry’ helps cuckoos to scare their hosts


April 18th, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 18 (ANI): Scientists have said that cuckoos have evolved plumage patterns that give them a hawk-like appearance to scare the birds whose nests they invade.A study has shown that reed ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Government’s nod to joint panel not end of struggle: Kejriwal


April 9th, 2011 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) The central government's acceptance of a joint committee to frame a strong anti-graft legislation is not the end of the struggle as the bill has ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Katy Perry strips off for chart-topping E.T. video


April 1st, 2011 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 1 (ANI): Katy Perry has shed her clothes in her video for new single E.T.The singer revealed her lower half, but to her fans' surprise it turned out to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Tom Hardy bulking up for ‘Batman’ role


February 23rd, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 23 (ANI): Tom Hardy has revealed that he's beefing up to play Batman's nemesis in Christopher Nolan's upcoming 'The Dark Knight Rises'.The star is set to play violent villain ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Hardy to gain 28 pounds for ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ role


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 23 (IANS) Actor Tom Hardy says he is worried about putting on 28 pounds in preparation for his role as villain in "The Dark Knight Rises"."I've got to get up ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Joan Rivers Denies Speculations About Using Tabitha Taylor As Body Double


February 8th, 2011 - 7:24 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Joan Rivers' Go Daddy Super Bowl commercial has received much attention after Billy Rush (host of a reputed network) claimed that the company used sultry model ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

George Lucas to Put dead Stars in Movie, via Computers


December 7th, 2010 - 1:17 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Dec 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The master mind behind the Star Wars legacy has been very busy lately buying up the rights to dead stars, hoping to use computer technology to bring ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

George Lucas to make a movie with dead stars


December 7th, 2010 - 1:15 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Dec 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) However unbelievable it might seem, director, Gorge Lucas wants to assemble dead stars with present ones in an epic movie.As a result of the ambitious ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Get your portraits done, Bollywood poster style (With Images)


September 4th, 2010 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher Mumbai, Sep 4 (IANS) You can now get your portraits done Bollywood style. Indian Hippy, a two-year-old online company, offers hand-painted portraits customised to suit your preferences. The venture has ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

College students ‘less likely to let tipsy female pals engage in risky sex’


August 29th, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 29 (ANI): A study has revealed that college students are less likely to let their female friends engage in risky sexual behaviour after a night of drinking alcohol.The study examined ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

‘Reject Indian aid for flood victims’


August 15th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 15 (IANS) Blaming the devastating floods sweeping Pakistan on India releasing excess water into the Satluj and Beas rivers, an editorial in a Pakistani paper Sunday called on the government ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Animals do yoga for calendar shoot


August 9th, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) Puppies and kittens have performed yoga for a calendar shoot in the US. The kittens and puppies are the stars of the 2011 Yoga Puppies and Yoga Kittens ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Elle Macpherson says the secret to her good looks is make-up and genes


July 28th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 28 (ANI): Super model Elle Macpherson has revealed that the secret to her good looks is a canny use of cosmetics.The 47-year-old, new host of television show 'Britain's Next ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

PA Investment Manager Indicted In Ponzi Scheme


April 5th, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 5, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): An investor from suburban Philadelphia is dealing with the serious indictments that he took advantage of investors and, as a consequence of trickery, extracted millions ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Teen Gets 15 Years In Facebook Blackmail


February 28th, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Wisconsin, Feb 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Wisconsin teenager Anthony Stancl has been convicted of using Facebook in blackmailing classmates so as to have forced sex with him. The convicted teen was ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Prince William photo sparks rumours of bald truth


February 16th, 2010 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 16 (DPA) Speculation swirled Tuesday over the release of pictures of Britain's Prince William, prematurely balding at 27, with a full head of brown hair on the cover of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Sexual deception in orchids explained


December 18th, 2009 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 18 (ANI): Orchids use sexual trickery to lure insect pollinators, a new study has found.According to the study, sexual deception in orchids leads to a more efficient pollinating system.Most ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Pink “tricked” her hubby into taking her back


December 5th, 2009 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 5 (ANI): American singer Pink 'tricked' her racer husband Carey Hart to give their marriage a second chance by sending their photo album to him.The 30-year-old crooner revealed that ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Anlaysis blasts Obama for trickery on US troop deployment in Afghanistan


December 2nd, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec.2 (ANI): Former US President George W. Bush can no longer be held responsible for the bloody war in Afghanistan, for his successor --President Obama has decided to take that ... Read more...

Posted in World |

CIA’s magical Cold War spy tips revealed


November 28th, 2009 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 28 (ANI): If you have ever wanted to learn how to hide objects up your sleeve and communicate with colleagues by tying shoelaces in a special way, then you are ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Kylie Minogue shoots fragrance ad with two versions of lover


September 24th, 2009 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 24 (ANI): Kylie Minogue shot an advert for her new fragrance for men with two versions of her model boyfriend.The Aussie singer posed for stylist pal William Baker, who ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Jamie Bestwick’s Performance Stuns Everyone


August 2nd, 2009 - 6:10 pm ICT by GD
Through out the year, The X games aficionados ponder around in order to catch a glimpse of their heroes performing the wildest of stunts they could have ever thought of. On Saturday ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Monkeys seem to raise false alarms to steel food


June 16th, 2009 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 16 (ANI): A New York-based anthropologist has found that has found that fruit-eating capuchin monkeys use false alarms to steal food.Brandon Wheeler, a graduate student at Stony Brook University, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Walcott wants to be as scary as Ronaldo


April 29th, 2009 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 29 (ANI): Arsenal striker Theo Walcott has one simple aim as he goes head to head with Cristiano Ronaldo.Winger Walcott knows Arsenal's chances of reaching next month's Champions ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

‘Petite’ Lady Gaga uses computer trickery to look taller


April 6th, 2009 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 6 (ANI): Singer-songwriter Lady Gaga's short height has forced her to use computer tricks to appear taller in her music videos.And the 23-year-old singer, who's 5 feet and 1 inch ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Spooky figure at Scottish castle leaves ghosts experts baffled


March 27th, 2009 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 27 (ANI): The eerie image of a figure captured in a photograph at a Scottish castle is said to have left ghost experts baffled.The picture clicked in May last year ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Why do our eyes play tricks on us?


February 23rd, 2009 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 23 (IANS) Researchers are providing insight into why our eyes sometimes play tricks on us. Motion-induced blindness is a striking visual illusion, in which moving objects can make stationary ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Venezuela to hold referendum on Chavez term Feb 15


January 17th, 2009 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
Caracas, Jan 17 (IANS) Venezuela will hold a referendum Feb 15 to decide whether to remove limits on the re-election of President Hugo Chavez and other elected officials, EFE news agency reported ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

By suspending his campaign, McCain has invited danger, says GOP consultant


September 26th, 2008 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept.26 (ANI): A consultant to the Republican Party has said that its candidate -- Senator John McCain has taken a big risk by suspending his campaign this week. Fox News ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Brit man who had sex with 12-year-old girl walks free after trickery claim


September 19th, 2008 - 6:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 19 (ANI): A Brit man facing charges of raping a 12-year-old girl has been acquitted after a court ruled that she had tricked him into having sex.Barman Michael ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Becks resigned to not being a regular following Walcotts heroics


September 12th, 2008 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.12 (ANI): Former England football captain David Beckham is now resigned to not being a regular in the England squad following the heroic performances of youngster Theo Walcott against Andorra ... Read more...

Posted in National |

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