Crowds finally turn up for Nehru Cup final

September 2nd, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) It took a final clash between a full strength Cameroon and India for football fans to throng the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here Sunday.Fans have chosen ... Read more...

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Spanish brand wins at Serbia beer fest

August 22nd, 2012 - 8:42 am ICT by IANS
Belgrade, Aug 22 (IANS/AKI) Over 700,000 people attended the Belgrade beer fest last week, and Spanish brand Corona was voted the best beer, organisers said.The 10th edition of the festival, ... Read more...

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Doctor sued for blowing his vuvuzela in hospital, court-case begins

November 21st, 2011 - 10:37 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Augsburg, Germany, Nov 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A doctor in Germany has been sued by his patient for blowing his vuvuzela in front of the hospital. The court hearing started on Monday with ... Read more...

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Sir Elton John: My own father let him down

January 31st, 2011 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 31 (ANI): Sir Elton John, who became a father for the first time little more than a month ago, never shared an emotional rapport with his own father, he has ... Read more...

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Ahana writing story for my next film: Hema Malini (Movie snippets)

January 5th, 2011 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 5 (IANS) Actress-filmmaker Hema Malini says her younger daughter Ahana is scripting a story for her next movie."Ahana is developing my next story, she is writing it. She is ... Read more...

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Barmy Army trumpeter returns to Gabba to blow his Ashes horn

November 25th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane (Australia), Nov.25 (ANI): Genteel Barmy Army trumpeter Billy Cooper will lead England's clarion call as an official Ashes entertainer.The classically trained musician returned to the Brisbane Cricket Ground today where he'll ... Read more...

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Nawaz amassed ‘over 1bn dollars ill-gotten money’ in London: Musharraf

November 9th, 2010 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 9 (ANI): Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf has accused PML-N chief Nawaz Sharif of having amassed over one billion dollars in ill-gotten wealth.Addressing a gathering of Pakistanis at ... Read more...

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Satanists Create Stir In Oklahoma City

September 11th, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Sep 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Atheists in Oklahoma City have called fellow non-believers to join the conference in a city owned building. The move by the so called 'Satanists' has received ... Read more...

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No vuvuzelas, please, we sing in Europe: UEFA

September 1st, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Sep 1 (DPA) The noisy vuvuzela trumpet which featured prominently among fans at the World Cup football in South Africa was Wednesday outlawed by the ruling body UEFA for its events ... Read more...

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Vuvuzela gets entry in Oxford English Dictionary

August 18th, 2010 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 18 (DPA) The vuvuzela, the horn instrument which became the sound of the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa, has won an entry in the latest edition of the ... Read more...

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‘Vuvuzela’ voted word of the World Cup

July 13th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town (South Africa), July 13 (ANI): "Vuvuzela" has been voted the word of the World Cup by global linguists who said on Monday the tournament will be best remembered for the ... Read more...

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Fatwa issued against vuvuzela

July 9th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, July 9 (IANS) The vuvuzela, the plastic trumpet made famous by the football World Cup in South Africa, is in trouble in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) as the authorities ... Read more...

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Bon Jovi was in school marching band

November 15th, 2009 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 15 (IANS) Rockstar Jon Bon Jovi has stunned his bandmates with a recent confession on a chat show that he was a part of a "marching band" in school. "I played ... Read more...

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Pak Interior Minister says Baitullah killed on Aug 5-6 attack

August 10th, 2009 - 10:22 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug 10 (ANI): Pakistan's Interior Minister Rehman Malik said two sources have confirmed the death of Tehreek-e-Taliban chief Baitullah Mehsud.The Interior Minister said he did not blow any trumpet of ... Read more...

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Pole dancing addiction keeps Alyssa Sutherland fit

July 1st, 2009 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 1 (ANI): Aussie model Alyssa Sutherland has revealed that her addiction for pole dancing is what helps her keep her body in shape.Sutherland, 26, says that she loves using the ... Read more...

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Meet Sara the Walrus that blows her own saxophone!

December 2nd, 2008 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 2 (ANI): A walrus has proved that the animal kingdom can blow its own trumpet by learning to play the saxophone.The whiskered marine mammal, which has become the ... Read more...

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How brains identify specific sounds in noisy environment

November 19th, 2008 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 19 (ANI): A new study on mice, conducted by researchers at the Universite de Montreal Department of Psychology, has provided an insight into how the brain identifies specific sounds ... Read more...

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Sweet pea named Britains best-scented flower

April 4th, 2008 - 2:06 pm ICT by admin
London, April 4 (ANI): Sweet pea, whose Latin name lathyrus odoratus means delicate pleasures, has been named Britain's best-scented summer annual flower in a new survey.The survey conducted by the consumer ... Read more...

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Jodie Foster hooked to video game Guitar Hero

April 2nd, 2008 - 5:55 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 02 (ANI): American actress Jodie Foster is so hooked to the video game Guitar Hero, that she challenges her kids to be the best virtual rocker.Foster admits to being ... Read more...

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