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US airport evacuated after bomb threat


August 2nd, 2012 - 4:36 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 2 (IANS) The San Antonio International Airport in the US was evacuated Wednesday after officials received a bomb threat, a media report said."The caller reported three vehicles in ... Read more...

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Burger King worker posted pictures of himself standing in bins of lettuce


July 19th, 2012 - 8:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Ohio, July 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Three employees of Burger King have been fired following a published picture of an employee standing in bins of lettuce. The fired employees include the person ... Read more...

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Post divorce, Seal enjoys life


July 8th, 2012 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 8 (IANS) Life is going great for singer Seal after his divorce from supermodel Heidi Klum.The 49-year-old has four children with Klum and says the children ... Read more...

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Perry denies dating Ackroyd


July 7th, 2012 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 7 (IANS) Singer Katy Perry has rubbished rumours that she is dating rocker Robert Ackroyd. She says it isn't appropriate for her to get into a serious ... Read more...

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Usher announces his London show


May 23rd, 2012 - 7:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, May 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It has been announced that the R&B singer Usher will perform a one off show at the HMV Hammersmith Apollo on Monday 11th June. Usher will ... Read more...

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With three wins Romney inches closer to nomination


May 9th, 2012 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 9 (IANS) Mitt Romney inched closer to secure Republican party's nomination to challenge President Barack Obama in November with victories in three party primaries in Indiana, North ... Read more...

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NRI body to honour five Indian Americans


April 7th, 2012 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 7 (IANS) Five Indian Americans will be honoured by the Connecticut chapter of the Global Organization of People of Indian Origin (GOPIO) for their achievements and contributions at ... Read more...

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Pink Floyd’s remastered hits available


February 29th, 2012 - 12:31 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Pink Floyd lovers will have something to cheer about with the release of The Wall: Immersion Box Set. The collection, which contains some memorable stunning ... Read more...

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Snowstorm storms upper Midwest


February 25th, 2012 - 12:42 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The US Midwest experienced massive snowstorm on Friday as several flights were canceled. Roads have been closed because of their slippery nature. Several schools were closed ... Read more...

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US newspaper chain to charge for online access


February 24th, 2012 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 24 (IANS/EFE) Gannett, the largest newspaper publisher in the US, at the end of the year will begin charging for access to online editions of its papers.The ... Read more...

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Disney pepper-spray video goes viral


February 22nd, 2012 - 12:43 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The police had to use pepper spray on a man at the Disneyland over the weekend. A video of the incident shows officers struggling to subdue ... Read more...

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Obama trails in swing states: Opinion poll


December 14th, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 14 (IANS) In a dozen key swing states across the United States, Democratic President Barack Obama is trailing his two leading Republican rivals hoping to challenge him ... Read more...

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Coke’s secret recipe shifted to a new abode


December 13th, 2011 - 9:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Dec 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) For 125 years, Coca Cola has been successful in keeping its recipe for the brand coke as a secret. There have been many speculations about the ... Read more...

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`Occupiers’ get advice from Bill Clinton


November 8th, 2011 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 8 (IANS) As the wildly spreading leaderless Occupy Wall Street movement against corporate greed entered its 52nd day, it received some "sympathy" and a bit of advice from ... Read more...

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Obama’s plan to ease student loan burden


October 27th, 2011 - 3:42 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 27 (IANS) US President Barack Obama Wednesday unveiled a plan that would help relieve the burden of students struggling to pay their loans."We should be doing everything ... Read more...

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No 9/11 accused has gone to the gallows


September 10th, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 10 (IANS) In the 10 years since the traumatic 9/11 terror attacks, the United States has arrested nearly 3,000 on terrorism charges and convicted over 2,500, but ... Read more...

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9/11 permanently changed American lives: Poll


September 9th, 2011 - 10:08 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 9 (IANS) Ten years after the 9/11 terror attacks, 58 percent Americans believe that the tragedy fundamentally altered the way they live with 28 percent saying they have ... Read more...

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Anne Hathaway criticized for her accent in ‘One Day’


August 19th, 2011 - 9:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Anne Hathaway has been criticized for her accent in the Lone Scherfig adaptation of David Nicholls bestselling novel “One Day.” Critics say the actress had an ... Read more...

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Economists see probability of US recession


August 16th, 2011 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 16 (IANS/EFE) Economists see a 30 percent chance that the US will suffer another recession, a significant increase from their view three months ago, according to a survey ... Read more...

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Obama to vacation at Martha’s vineyard


August 11th, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Aug 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) President Barack Obama and his family will be jetting off to Martha’s Vineyard for a vacation. The President’s trip to the island which is off the coast ... Read more...

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LinkedIn sinks, Silicon Valley fears doom


August 9th, 2011 - 11:33 am ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 9 (IANS) LinkedIn, the world's largest professional networking site, bore the brunt of the Monday mayhem on Wall Street, sinking more than 17 percent.The market drubbing ... Read more...

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Liberal media paints debt deal as Obama’s capitulation


August 1st, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 1 (IANS) Even as the world heaved a sigh of relief over a deal to raise America's debt limit to avoid a catastrophic US default, liberal media ... Read more...

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‘Horrible bosses’ sequel being planned


July 27th, 2011 - 8:12 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Hollywood, July 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Celebuzz has reported that a sequel to the movie Horrible Bosses is at the planning stage. The producers of the movie are said to be in talks ... Read more...

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‘Horrible Bosses’ sequel planned


July 27th, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 27 (IANS) Director Seth Gordon is planning to make a sequel to Jennifer Aniston starrer "Horrible Bosses".The movie has grossed $82.6 million on the domestic box ... Read more...

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Documentary on Derek Jeter to be aired on 28th July


July 25th, 2011 - 10:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, July 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A documentary of legendary baseball player Derek Jeter will be aired on HBO on the 28th of July. Jeter recently reached a milestone in his career ... Read more...

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John Edwards ordered to repay back $2.3 million


July 22nd, 2011 - 12:05 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, July 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Federal Election Commission has ruled that John Edwards was given excess campaign money during his 2008 presidential bid. Subsequently the former Democratic presidential candidate has been ... Read more...

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Kara DioGuardi to make Broadway debut with ‘Chicago’


June 20th, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, June 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kara DioGuardi has been handed her first role in Broadway. The songwriter has been given the task to appear in the musical show "Chicago." Several ... Read more...

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Her kids know when Jolie is funny


May 8th, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 8 (IANS) Actress Angelina Jolie says her children don't find her cool all the time."They know when mommy's funny and when mommy's not funny. They'll sit ... Read more...

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Wall Street too turning to Twitter for stock market predictions


May 5th, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 05 (ANI): To gain a trading edge, Wall Street too is now turning to Twitter and other social media to wring useful intelligence out of the words, opinions, rants and ... Read more...

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Yoga popular at prestigious Brigham Young University


May 4th, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), May 04 (ANI): Yoga seems to be very popular at Brigham Young University (BYU), a prestigious institute of USA sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS).Its ... Read more...

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Obama will get a boost, but spike may not last


May 4th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 4 (IANS) US President Barack Obama is likely to receive a strong boost in the polls with the historic announcement about the killing of Osama bin Laden, ... Read more...

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Obama’s approval ratings up after Osama bin Laden’s death: Polls


May 4th, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 4(ANI): United States President Barack Obama's approval ratings have increased since news broke out of Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden's killing on Sunday, according to three new polls.A Washington ... Read more...

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Hindus laud District of Columbia for encouraging vegetarianism in schools


May 2nd, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), May 02 (ANI): Hindus have applauded Council of the District of Columbia (DC) in USA for encouraging vegetarianism in its public schools.According to "Healthy Schools Act" passed by the Council: ... Read more...

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Grand Silver Jubilee celebrations planned for Balaji Temple of Greater Chicago


May 2nd, 2011 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), May 02 (ANI): Sri Venkateswara Swami (Balaji) Temple of Greater Chicago (Aurora, Illinois, USA) has planned grand 25thanniversary celebrations from May 29 to June five.These will include various utsavams, yagnams, ... Read more...

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Zed asks fair pay structure for domestic help in India


April 30th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), April 30 (ANI): India should come up with a fair pay structure for domestic workers, distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed stated in Nevada (USA) today.To prevent exploitation, India should ensure ... Read more...

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