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Government opens IAF’s combat helicopter bid (With images)


September 20th, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) The government is set to give the Indian Air Force (IAF) more firepower and capabilities during its 80th anniversary year: New combat and heavy-lift ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Smoking habit to cost dearly in Indonesia


November 24th, 2011 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Nov 24 (IANS) Come 2012 and smokers in Indonesia will feel a big pinch in their pocket as they will have to cough up more money to buy cigarettes.The ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Musharraf “seriously objects” to comparison with dictators Mubarak, Gaddafi, Ben Ali


March 27th, 2011 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 27(ANI): Former Pakistan military ruler Pervez Musharraf has objected to him being compared with the likes of Tunisia's Zine el Abidine Ben Ali and Egypt's Hosni Mubarak."I would like ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pakistan proud to have n-weapons, says Musharraf


March 26th, 2011 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 26 (IANS) Former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf says the country was "proud" to have nuclear weapons and blamed India for Islamabad resorting to such an armament.While citing ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Helena Carter would rather age than go under knife


January 22nd, 2011 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 22 (IANS) "The King's Speech" actress Helena Bonham Carter will never go under the knife to halt the ageing process because she's convinced her career will go downhill if she ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Now drink containers under scanner at North American airports (Lead)


December 25th, 2010 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto/New York/Washington, Dec 25 (IANS) Beverage containers also came under the scanner at US and Canadian airports from Friday as the North American countries further tightened aviation security.The Canadian Air ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Sudhir Mishra swears at censor board


December 15th, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Dec 15 (IANS) Director Sudhir Mishra is miffed with the censor board for giving A-ceritificate to his forthcoming film "Tera Kya Hoga Johnny" and wonders why it always ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Fritzl planned to kill his dungeon family in acid bath


November 11th, 2010 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 11 (IANS) Josef Frizl, who raped his daughter up to 3,000 times over a 24 year period after locking her up in a dungeon, planned to kill his cellar family ... Read more...

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Dungeon dad Fritzl ‘planned to kill family in acid bath’ to hide crimes


November 11th, 2010 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 11 (ANI): Josef Fritzl planned to kill the family he held in a cellar in an acid bath to hide his crimes, he confessed to a teenage cellmate after his ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Transgender Teen Challenges School Invalidating Vote for Homecoming King


September 29th, 2010 - 3:48 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 28 (THANDIAN NEWS) A teenager from Mona Shores plans to fight back after the administrators at their high school refuses to accept the votes of the peers who voted the teen ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

BG5 On ‘Keeping Up With The Kardashians’


September 27th, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Sep 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The September 26 episode of 'Keeping Up With The Kardashians' showcased on of the hottest upcoming female bands of recent times -BG5, which stands for 5 ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Wyclef Jean aware of assassination risk


August 9th, 2010 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 09 (ANI): Rapper Wyclef Jean has admitted that he is aware of the risk of assassination during his campaign to become the Haitian president.The former Fugees star recently announced his ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Its fine to tell police officers to f*ck off’: Oz court


August 6th, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 06 (ANI): A magistrate in Queensland has ruled that telling the police to f*ck off is completely fine since they have become immune to the F-word.Mundingburra man Bardon Kaitira won ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Climate Change: 255 scientists urge people to take constructive action


May 7th, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 7 (ANI): Following the recent spate of attacks on the authenticity of the dangers of climate-change, a collective of 255 scientists, members of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences, including ... Read more...

Posted in World |

No pressure from PMO on Bt Brinjal: Jairam Ramesh


January 27th, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh Wednesday denied he was under pressure "to approve the commercial release of genetically modified brinjal" as alleged by a renowned molecular scientist. Pushpa Bhargava, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Why food becomes tasteless when the nose is clogged


December 23rd, 2009 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 23 (ANI): Researchers have revealed why food tastes wrong when the nose is clogged.The team from Brandeis University showed that accurate taste perception relies on functioning olfactory system.Lead researcher and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

What prompted director Mudassar to carry Sush?


December 9th, 2009 - 10:03 am ICT by IANS
By Joginder Tuteja Mumbai, Dec 9 (IANS) A photo of director Mudassar Aziz carrying Sushmita Sen on his shoulders during the Caribbean shoot of their film "Dulha Mil Gaya" has been splashed ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Pati Patni aur Woh-Teenagers spread havoc


November 10th, 2009 - 1:16 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Goa, Nov 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It’s the day to bid the pre-teens good bye and all the households are trying to spend the last few minutes with them, trying to help ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Australia must join Muslim Asia or perish, warns Taliban publication


November 6th, 2009 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov.6 (ANI): An official Taliban publication has warned Australia that it will have to join a dominant Asia or face the prospect of being overpowered and forced to take population ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Water shortage will create far-reaching global security concerns


October 7th, 2009 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 7 (ANI): Water scarcity courtesy climate change will create global security concerns, according to Dr. Rajendra K. Pachauri, chair of the intergovernmental panel on climate change, a co-recipient of the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Shoplifter Megan Fox refuses to step into Wal-Mart


September 26th, 2009 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 26 (ANI): Megan Fox has revealed that she does not want to enter U.S. supermarket Wal-Mart as she was caught shoplifting when she was a teenager.The 'Transformers' star was in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

BJP top brass meets Advani, immediate change in party leadership ruled out


August 29th, 2009 - 12:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.29 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) top brass met senior leader L.K. Advani at his residence late on Friday night for almost two hours.Among those who met ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Guess who is out of the Jungle


August 28th, 2009 - 5:39 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
This time the luck did not favor the mastermind of the jungle. Well we are talking about none other than Aman Verma, who bids final adieu to the Malaysian Jungle tonight. ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Status of Indian and Pakistani armies in Jammu and Kashmir


June 17th, 2009 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
London: Dr Nazir Gilani is among a few Kashmiris who regularly write on Kashmir and human rights abuse. He, at times, comes out with new phrases, which provide a new dimension to ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Where do parasites go when their hosts become extinct?


June 2nd, 2009 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 2 (IANS) The loss of endangered species sends alarm bells ringing among conservationists, but what happens to the parasites they host? Although most people would side with the panda over the ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Host species’ extinction could make parasites jump onto alternative hosts


June 2nd, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 2 (ANI): In a new study, scientists have determined that when host species go extinct, their parasites could switch onto alternative hosts which in turn could increase the rate of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New nanocrystal shows potential for cheaper and more versatile lasers


May 11th, 2009 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 11 (ANI): Scientists at the University of Rochester, along with researchers at the Eastman Kodak Company, have created a nanocrystal that constantly emits light, which has potential for the development ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Our unconscious brain always knows what’s best for us


December 26th, 2008 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 26 (IANS) If left to itself, our unconscious brain unerringly knows what's best for us, on the basis of available information. "You don't consciously decide to stop at a red ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

William Gallas reveals how footie stars relieve sexual frustrations in shower


November 23rd, 2008 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 23 (ANI): French international footballer William Gallas has in his autobiography revealed how some of footballs biggest stars relieve their sexual frustrations in the team shower.Gallas, 31, who ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Karzai offers protection to Mulla Omar for peace


November 17th, 2008 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Nov 17 (ANI): Afghan President Hamid Karzai has said that he would go to any extent to protect the fugitive Taliban leader Mullah Mohammad Omar in exchange for peace in ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Government can survive with timely letters of support: experts (Lead)


July 3rd, 2008 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) The Indian government can survive without facing a trust vote in parliament even if the Left withdraws support, provided other political parties submit their letters ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Government may survive Left pullout sans trust vote if…


July 3rd, 2008 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) The Indian government will survive without facing a trust vote in parliament even if the Left withdraws support, provided other political parties submit their letters ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Zookeepers trying hard to make a chimp kick the butt!


January 15th, 2008 - 4:57 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Jan 15 (ANI): Keepers of a zoo in China are trying really hard to make a resident chimpanzee quit smoking.Philly got addicted to the habit months earlier by picking up ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Musharraf says he feels stronger after doffing uniform


December 20th, 2007 - 11:58 am ICT by admin
Islamabad, Dec 20 (ANI): President Pervez Musharraf has said that he felt stronger after doffing his uniform because he had full confidence in the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Ashfaq Kiyani. ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Muhsarraf regime to issue code of conduct for media soon: Cheema


November 14th, 2007 - 8:37 am ICT by admin
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Posted in World |

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