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We don’t have two hands, but only two fingers on EPL title: Mancini


May 9th, 2012 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 9 (IANS) Manchester City's manager Roberto Mancini isn't ready to take the English Premier League (EPL) title this season for granted as he believes there is still ... Read more...

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Daniel Radcliffe can perform bizarre tongue tricks


February 16th, 2012 - 12:21 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe impressed his audience during a television interview with series of tongue tricks. The 22-year-old folded his tongue to three bizarre shapes during ... Read more...

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Baroness Trumpington becomes an Internet hit after Remembrance Day debate


November 15th, 2011 - 10:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Nov 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Baroness Trumpington has become an Internet sensation after her reaction to Lord King during the Remembrance Day debate in the UK House of Commons recently. The 89-year-old ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Kunal Khemu hurts his hand


October 23rd, 2011 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) Actor Kunal Khemu has injured his right hand -- in a freak accident."Freak accident at home - cut my hand, had to have surgery to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Patient’s stitches removed as he couldn’t afford surgery


August 8th, 2011 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 8 (IANS) A doctor in China's Hubei province removed the stitches he had just sewn on the hand of a man as the patient could not afford the ... Read more...

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Steve Martin has fake nails


July 28th, 2011 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS) Actor Steve Martin wears fake nails because playing the banjo has damaged the orignals.Martin, 65, who plays with the bluegrass band "Steve Martin and The Steep ... Read more...

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iPod and other gadgets could soon be ‘charged by pinch of the fingers’


March 30th, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 30 (ANI): Scientists are reporting the development of the first commercially viable nanogenerator, a flexible chip that can use body movements to generate electricity.They described boosting the device's power output ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

All my people love me, says Gaddafi


March 1st, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Tripoli, March 1 (IANS) Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi, who is facing a mass uprising that threatens his four-decade rule, says he is loved by all and that his people would die to ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

One-fingered dinosaur unearthed in China


January 25th, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 25 (IANS) A dinosaur fossil with a single large claw on each hand has been unearthed in China.Scientists believe the two-foot tall Linhenykus monodactylus, weighing as much as a large ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

First parrot-sized dino with only one finger discovered in China


January 25th, 2011 - 11:50 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 25 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a new species of parrot-sized dinosaur that has only one finger, in China.It belongs to the Alvarezsauroidea, a branch of the carnivorous dinosaur group Theropods ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Shot US Congresswoman chances of survival 101 percent, say doctors


January 12th, 2011 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
Tucson (Arizona, US), Jan.12 (ANI): Doctors attending to critically wounded Democrat Representative Gabrielle Giffords have said that her chances of survival are now 101 percent, and added that she is making a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Malaysian Indian sisters set new endurance record


December 31st, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Dec 31 (IANS) Two ethnic Indian sisters - aged four and eight - from Penang state made it into the Malaysia Book of Records in an extraordinary feat of strength ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Cage’s rant caught on camera


December 14th, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 14 (IANS) Actor Nicolas Cage's foul-mouthed rant outside a nightclub in Romania has been caught on camera.The 46-year-old was partying with friends and crew members of his new film "Ghost ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Snow causes crosswalk sign in US to show middle finger


December 3rd, 2010 - 6:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 3 (ANI): A crosswalk sign in the US, which shocked may when it showed the middle finger instead of the full hand signal, has now been fixed.The signal at a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

High hormone levels drove cavemen to promiscuity


November 4th, 2010 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 4 (IANS) High hormone levels drove primitive men to promiscuity and combativeness.Our ancient ancestors had far higher levels of the male sex hormone testosterone than people living today, a study ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Early humans more promiscuous than modern-day people


November 4th, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 4 (IANS) Scientists have found evidence that early humans who lived thousands of years ago were more promiscuous and competitive than the people of modern age.A study of fossilised remains ... Read more...

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Princes William and Harry thank mum Diana ‘for making them tough men’


October 18th, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 18 (ANI): Prince William and Harry have credited their mother Princess Diana for making them tough men.Wills, 28, said he refused to be "molly-coddled" and sticks two fingers up ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Becks sticks two fingers up at mafia trying to wreck his marriage, UK’s FIFA bid


September 25th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.25 (ANI): A patriotic David Beckham has stuck two fingers up at mafia mobsters trying to wreck his marriage and scupper England's hopes of hosting the 2018 FIFA World Cup.He ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

3 out of 4 cats have no qualms wearing a collar, despite owners’ fears


September 9th, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 9 (ANI): Almost three out of four cats wear collars despite their owners being sceptical about its success, revealed a study.In a new six-month study, almost 60 percent animals' tolerance ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Shields’ ‘Leap of Faith’ lands her in a heap


August 30th, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 30 (ANI): Brooke Shields' is recovering from a broken hand after injuring herself while preparing to star in a new play.The saucy star has been seen in a cast over ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Cellphone that monitors heart problems and informs doctor


August 18th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 18 (IANS) A new cellphone could prove to be a boon for millions of heart patients as it also monitors their conditions. The H'andy Sana, a touch-screen phone, includes an application ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Prayers really can heal the sick


August 6th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS) Believe it or not, prayers can heal the sick, especially if the well-wisher is standing near the person he or she is praying for, says a team of ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Ringo Starr urges fans to celebrate his 70th birthday


July 5th, 2010 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 5 (IANS) Beatles drummer Ringo Starr is urging fans to think of him on his 70th birthday later this week and mark the milestone by making the iconic peace hand ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Dalai Lama trashes China for censorship, propaganda


May 24th, 2010 - 7:08 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 24 (ANI): Tibetan spiritual leader, The Dalai Lama, has trashed China for its censorship and propaganda, saying that Beijing needs to respect humanity's right to openness and free speech.Addressing ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Now, ‘Hitler’ Jesse James’ Nazi photo emerges


April 1st, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 1 (ANI): A photo of Sandra Bullock's love rat hubby Jesse James, posing as Adolf Hitler with a German army cap on his head, raising his arm in ... Read more...

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Photo of Jesse James making Nazi salute to go on sale


March 22nd, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 22 (ANI): A photo that shows actress Sandra Bullock's estranged husband Jesse James making the Nazi salute is about to go on sale.The photo, reputedly taken two years ago, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Knee pain forces Nadal to quit midway against Murray


January 26th, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 26 (DPA) Andy Murray advanced to a first semi-final at the Australian Open as defending champion Rafael Nadal quit while trailing 6-3, 7-6(2), 3-0 with a knee pain Tuesday. The ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Tiger Woods’ lawyers fighting hard to bar ‘nude pics’


December 13th, 2009 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 13 (ANI): Tiger Woods' lawyers may find it hard to stop American websites from releasing his alleged nude pics, as they have obtained the High Court Injunction only from ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

World Cup blow for Defoe as he breaks his hand


October 1st, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.1 (ANI): Tottenham and England star Jermain Defoe has dislocated two fingers, and his World Cup qualifier hopes have suffered a major blow as a result.The Sun quoted Tottenham boss Harry ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

How 2 becomes 3 while hand gesturing in Germany or France!


September 30th, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 30 (ANI): Holding up two fingers is an international symbol for two. But if the same sign is made in Germany or France, the count will become three.This tip ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hong Kong teenager admits making bomb from internet


September 25th, 2009 - 11:23 am ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, Sep 25 (DPA) A Hong Kong teenager has admitted to making a bomb which exploded and injured a friend, using instructions on the internet, a court report said Friday. The 14-year-old ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Jordan strips at beau’s cage fight


September 22nd, 2009 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 22 (ANI): Jordan stripped down to just a bra and skimpy g-string in full view of the audience after her beau Alex Reid retained his title at a cage-fighting match.The ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Adebayor repeats controversial goal sequence


September 16th, 2009 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep.16 (ANI): Manchester City striker Emmanuel Adebayor stuck two fingers up at football chiefs by recreating his controversial goal celebration in training.According to The Sun, Adebayor ran down the pitch and ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Taliban cut off voters’ fingers after Afghan elections


August 22nd, 2009 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Aug 22 (DPA) Afghan election observers said Saturday that Taliban militants chopped off fingers of two voters in southern Afghanistan for casting their ballots, while the elections commission said 11 ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

65yr-old dog owner fights off 7ft alligator to save pet


July 25th, 2009 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 25 (ANI): A 65-year-old man reportedly fought off a 7ft alligator after it attacked his pet pooch.In the fight, dog owner David Grounds lost parts of two fingers after pulling ... Read more...

Posted in World |

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