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Don’t expect big solutions with Pakistan, says Krishna


June 25th, 2012 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) Ahead of the talks between foreign secretaries of the two countries, India Monday said it did not expect "big solutions" to decades-old problems with Pakistan, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Life-presidents and sit-tight leaders are in danger: Ex-Nigerian president


March 13th, 2012 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) With the Arab uprisings causing serial upheavals in North African nations, it has rung warning bells for "the 'life presidents' and 'sit-tight leaders' of the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Uncertainty looms over realty projects in Greater Noida


July 10th, 2011 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida/New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Once touted among the most attractive destinations for housing projects in the National Capital Region, uncertainty looms large at Greater Noida after 156 ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Not after Test captaincy: Alastair Cook


June 26th, 2011 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 26 (IANS) England's one-day captain Alastair Cook insists that he is not after the Test captaincy.Cook denied reports that he was taking his ODI captaincy as an audition ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Legal challenge likely to Nepal crisis


May 29th, 2011 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 29 (IANS) Though Nepal averted a constitutional meltdown for now, there are indications that the turbulent republic is heading for further upheavals. A lawyer, who filed a writ ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

New genetic study helps solve Darwin’s mystery of evolution of flowering plants


April 11th, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 11 (ANI): A new study has suggested the evolution and diversification of the more than 300,000 living species of flowering plants may have been "jump started" much earlier than previously ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Al Qaeda may capitalize on ‘Arab Spring’ to build power, shore up weaknesses


April 9th, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.9 (ANI): Stunned by the secular Arab rebellions that have toppled some of the Middle East's most enduring dictators, Al Qaeda and other violent Muslim extremists are struggling to capitalize on ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Is revolution possible in a Shellfare society? (Comment)


March 27th, 2011 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
The ongoing Arab revolution may not, after all, rain on the Gulf region the way it has in Egypt and Tunisia. The clouds are hanging heavy all right on at least ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Image of independent judiciary necessary for Pakistan, says Pakistan’s Chief Justice


February 6th, 2011 - 8:20 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Feb 6(ANI): Pakistan's Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry on Sunday said that the image of independent judiciary is necessary for Pakistan to guarantee a democratic system.At the inaugural event of ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Legal constraints prevent high bidding from Rajasthan Royals in IPL: Shetty


January 8th, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Jan 8(ANI): Rajasthan Royals co-owner Shilpa Shetty on Saturday said that they have not indulged in high-price bidding for players at the ongoing Indian Premier League auction being held in ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Jennifer Anniston: The Name That Makes Men Go Weak In The Knees


December 4th, 2010 - 9:22 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Jennifer Anniston is a name that always makes men go weak in the knees and the women go green with envy! This is one star that has always had a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Ronnie Wood’s new album is all about girls


September 27th, 2010 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 26 (IANS) Former Rolling Stone Ronnie Wood's new solo album "I Feel Like Painting" is all about girls. "The songs are all about girls, but which girls? They all get ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Manipulating babies’ gut bacteria by changing diet can improve future health


July 21st, 2010 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 21 (ANI): Early childhood is the best time to manipulate babies' gut bacteria to influence future health, since the bacteria appear to respond readily to changes in diet at this ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Kashmiri Hindu devotees arrive at Khirbhawani temple


June 18th, 2010 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 18 (IANS) Scores of Kashmiri Hindus from different parts of the country have started arriving at the Khir Bhawani temple in north Kashmir's Ganderbal district for an annual festival, which, ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Andy Murray wary of Gasquet threat in French Open opener


May 22nd, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 22 (ANI): British tennis champion Andy Murray is far from complacent about his chances at the French Open after being pitted against local favourite Richard Gasquet in the opening match.Gasquet ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Obama gets second major legislative victory with passage of financial regulation bill


May 21st, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 21 (ANI): US President Barack Obama on Thursday secured his second major legislative victory with the Senate approving far-reaching new financial rules on Thursday aimed at preventing the risky ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Sharon Stone talks about ‘plastic surgery’


May 20th, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, May 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sharon Stone is very candid enough to admit that she had plastic surgery, in an apparent bid to keep the wrinkles at bay and have an ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

British PM to visit Paris, Berlin


May 20th, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 20 (DPA) David Cameron will leave Thursday for his first overseas visits as Britain's new prime minister - travelling to Paris and Berlin for trips expected to be dominated ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Having strong ties with friends and family helps people live longer


May 15th, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0London, May 15 (ANI): Having a close-knit group of family and friends has more bearing on a person's lifespan than genetics, a study has revealed.The study involved the participation ... Read more...

Posted in World |

New Year Resolutions That US Leaders May Take Up


January 1st, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) 2009 was a year that saw lots of upheavals in the global political scene. It is time the political leaders make some prudent resolutions in the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Is Younis Khan aspiring to be a coach?


December 14th, 2009 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Omar Khalid Karachi, Dec 14 (IANS) Pakistan's regular cricket captain Younis Khan, who has been mysteriously missing from the scene for the last few days, returned to action Monday but surprisingly as ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Jennifer Aniston can’t see her pooch in pain


October 12th, 2009 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 12 (ANI): Jennifer Aniston is so fond of her pooch that she "breaks down" whenever the dog is given an injection, it has emerged.A source told the National ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Mars Sighting Hoax Recycling Once Again


August 27th, 2009 - 6:14 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez A recent spur in web activities has seen an email going around that states that Mars is supposedly going to be real close to our home, and that the planet ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Tata Motors net profit shrinks 50.7 percent


May 29th, 2009 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 29 (IANS) Auto major Tata motors Friday said its net profit for 2008-09 plummetted 50.7 percent because of "demand contraction". The company in a statement said its annual ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

India set to emerge as the next economic superpower: CSM


May 19th, 2009 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 19 (ANI): India is set to emerge as the world's next economic superpower, given its growing economy and stable Congress-led government.According to an article in the Christian Science Monitor, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Sarah Palins political ambitions go ahead despite family discord


March 13th, 2009 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 13 (ANI): Alaska Governor Sarah Palins political career in the Republican Party is still going strong despite there being so many upheavals in her family life.While her selection as ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Tata Motors net plummets 153 percent


January 30th, 2009 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) The country's third largest passenger car maker and the biggest commercial vehicle manufacturer, Tata Motors, Friday said it posted a net loss of Rs.2.6 billion (Rs.263.26 crore/$58.5 ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Japan pumps in huge amount to stabilise market


October 10th, 2008 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Oct 10 (Xinhua) The Bank of Japan (BOJ) Friday pumped 4.5 trillion yen ($45.22 billion), the largest bailout till date in the current global market mayhem, into the money market ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Jennifer Aniston hires therapist for dog


October 6th, 2008 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 5 (ANI): Jennifer Aniston has recruited a therapist for her ageing dog.The former ''Friends'' star is spending 250 dollars a week on massage, Reiki and acupuncture treatments ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Human activities maybe laying the groundwork for mass extinctions in the oceans


August 14th, 2008 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 14 (ANI): A scientist has warned that human activities are laying the groundwork for mass extinctions in the oceans on par with vast ecological upheavals of the past.According to ... Read more...

Posted in National |

‘India on Television’ - story of TV’s impact on society


July 17th, 2008 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) Taking a hard look at television news content, quality and reportage, former journalist Nalin Mehta's new book "India on Television: How Satellite News Channels Have Changed the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

‘I will always be there for Britney’, says K-Fed


March 27th, 2008 - 4:33 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Mar 27 (ANI): There have been many upheavals in their lives, but Britney Spears ex-hubby Kevin Federline insists that he will always be there for her.The dancer cum rapper ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Aditya Pancholi loses 15 kg, returns as villain


March 16th, 2008 - 2:58 pm ICT by admin
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, March 16 (IANS) He is in no mood to be written off. Actor Aditya Pancholi, known for his violent run-ins and controversies in the 80s and the 90s ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Mars has gone through a series of global volcanic upheavals


March 15th, 2008 - 1:08 pm ICT by admin
London, March 15 (ANI): A new analysis of impact cratering data, using images from the High Resolution Stereo Camera (HRSC) on Mars Express, has revealed that the Red Planet has undergone ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

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