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Thailand gives Nagaland condom vending machine


August 29th, 2012 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kohima, Aug 29 (IANS) The Thailand government has donated a condom vending machine to the Nagaland government to ensure that people can easily access condoms at controlled prices, Nagaland Health ... Read more...

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Japanese bank to roll out palm scanning ATMs


April 15th, 2012 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 15 (IANS) Last year thousands of quake victims fled homes in Japan, leaving their cash cards behind in the hurly burly of survival. Luckily, one bank has the ... Read more...

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Mountain Dew sued after dead mouse found in a soda can


January 4th, 2012 - 10:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Jan 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An Illinois man has sued PepsiCo after claiming that he found a dead mouse in a can of Mountain Dew that he purchased from a vending ... Read more...

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London gets a gold vending machine


July 2nd, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 2 (IANS) A vending machine which dispenses gold coins and bars has been installed for the first time in Britain.The "Gold to go" machine -- made from reinforced ... Read more...

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Now, Pepsi’s ‘Social Vending System’ will help you socialise with strangers


May 2nd, 2011 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 29 (ANI): A new "Social Vending System" has been developed by Pepsi that allows beverage buyers to "friend" others with a gift of a Pepsi items.You can send one to ... Read more...

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Now, ‘Social Vending System’ to help you socialise with strangers


April 29th, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, April 29 (ANI): A new "Social Vending System" has been developed by Pepsi that lets people pay it forward by buying a drink for someone else.You can send one to a ... Read more...

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Three-year-old climbs inside toy vending machine


February 18th, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 18 (IANS) Police, ambulance paramedics and volunteer rescue teams had to be called in after a three-year-old boy was trapped in a toy vending machine at a central coast ... Read more...

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Condom vending machine has ’soft launch’ at Technopark


February 9th, 2011 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 9 (IANS) After a series of articles surfaced in newspapers questioning its need, a condom vending machine finally made it to Kerala's Technopark campus here Wednesday, but without a formal ... Read more...

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Condom vending unit for Kerala Technopark


January 11th, 2011 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 11 (IANS) Over 30,000 employees at the Technopark campus here will have a condom vending unit at their disposal in a week's time, with healthcare firm HLL Lifecare Ltd set ... Read more...

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Now, vending machine that suggests drinks based on your age, gender!


November 16th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 16 (ANI): Want to get a drink that goes well with your age and gender? Well, you can do it now as Japanese scientists have developed a new vending machine ... Read more...

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Disseminating birth control information: Azad


November 14th, 2010 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) The government is disseminating information related to population stabilization to the remotest parts of the country, Health and Family Welfare Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said Sunday.Speaking at ... Read more...

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Now, a cocktail vending machine that dishes out Mojitos every 30 seconds


November 13th, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 13 (ANI): Long waits before you get your cocktails ready and served may become a thing of the past, thanks to a new machine that dispenses icy cocktails at speed ... Read more...

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Train station vending machine in China offers live crabs!


November 4th, 2010 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 04 (ANI): A train station vending machine in China is offering its commuters a different kind of snack - live crabs.The Dazha hairy crab, which is a popular delicacy in ... Read more...

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Vending Machines Sell Live Crabs in China Subways


October 29th, 2010 - 10:10 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Vending machines in China are now dispensing live crabs, which are refrigerated in little boxes inside the machine until such time as a passing commuter chooses to buy ... Read more...

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Vending machines sell live crabs in Chinese supermarket


October 29th, 2010 - 10:08 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beijing, Oct 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) If you are looking for some live crabs for any reason, then you don’t have to look that far. As new vending machines are being used to ... Read more...

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The World’s ugliest cars list is topped by 1975 model of AMC Pacer


October 27th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The focus these days has been on the most elegant and attractive cars around. But a new list that has been leaked online has ranked ... Read more...

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CWG Village officials deny reports of condoms clogging drains


October 7th, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) Commonwealth Games Village officials Thursday denied media reports of used condoms clogging drains of accommodation towers.According to some media reports, used condoms were discovered by plumbers when ... Read more...

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Used condoms clog Delhi CWG athletes’ village toilets


October 7th, 2010 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 7(ANI): Thousands of used condoms have reportedly clogged the drains of the Delhi Commonwealth Games accommodation towers at the athletes' village after being flushed down toilets by competitors.According to ... Read more...

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George Michael wants fellow inmate as bodyguard


October 4th, 2010 - 3:44 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 4 (IANS) Singer George Michael is planning to recruit one of his jail inmates as his bodyguard when they leave jail.The "Freedom" singer - who is serving an eight-week sentence ... Read more...

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ATMs Selling Gold Bars Coming To USA


September 28th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Sep 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A German company known for installing and operating GOLD vending apparatus is soon going to introduce such machines in the United States and the machines will ... Read more...

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Pennsylvania Wine Lovers Can Now Enjoy Wine From Wine Vending Machines


August 8th, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The U.S. state of Pennsylvania that has one of the strictest alcohol laws in America has introduced wine vending machines that will allow people to shop ... Read more...

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Goldie Hawn disappointed after British politician’s snub


July 2nd, 2010 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 2 (IANS) Hollywood star Goldie Hawn was keen to introduce Buddhist teachings in British schools, but she was left disappointed after a British politician snubbed her plan. The actress was rumoured ... Read more...

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Now, ATM vending machine to sell souvenir gold bars


May 25th, 2010 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, May 25 (IANS/WAM) The Emirates Palace Hotel Tuesday announced it will sell small souvenir gold bars engraved with the hotel's logo, through the world's first gold ATM vending machine it ... Read more...

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Vending machines in Moscow dish out caviar!


May 25th, 2010 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 25 (ANI): If you thought soda, candies and condoms were the only things that can pop out from a vending machine - think again - for vending machines serving ... Read more...

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ATM inventor dead


May 20th, 2010 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 20 (IANS) John Shepherd-Barron, who invented the world's first automatic cash dispensing machine, better known as ATM, is dead. He had come up with the idea after wondering why banks ... Read more...

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Derby, CT man admits making bomb threat in 26-floor office building


May 19th, 2010 - 3:33 am ICT by BNO News
NEW HAVEN, CONNECTICUT (BNO NEWS) – A Connecticut man admits making a bomb threat in a 26-floor office building, prosecutors said Tuesday.Juan Rivera, Jr., 42, of Derby, Connecticut, who was employed as ... Read more...

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Chennai cops bust drug-smuggling attempt at airport


May 14th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, May 14 (ANI): Police in Chennai have busted a drug smuggling attempt after they apprehended an unemployed Indian man trying to smuggle the contraband in an ice-cream vending machine at Chennai ... Read more...

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A skirt that looks like a Coca Cola vending machine


May 9th, 2010 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 9 (IANS) A skirt that doubles as a disguise, which has been inspired by Japanese ninja assassins, has been unveiled in Japan. When unfolded, it looks like a Coca Cola ... Read more...

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Gibbs blames over-ordered burgers, pies for Obama’s rising cholesterol


March 2nd, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 2 (ANI): White House press secretary Robert Gibbs has blamed fatty foods for US President Barack Obama's rising cholesterol.The US president's health was much in discussion after his first ... Read more...

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UK exam board giving qualifications in hand washing, tea making to kids!


August 15th, 2009 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 15 (ANI): British children are being given qualifications for being able to wash their hands, dress themselves, and make a cup of tea to children by an examination board.These ... Read more...

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Spread love, not infection…


July 19th, 2009 - 8:35 pm ICT by admin
By Alka Pande, CNS "Say Yes to Condom – No to HIV" "A Rupee saves a life" "Stay Negative Love Condom" "Love yourself, Love your partner, Love Condom" With these catchy slogans, a health organisation distributed condoms ... Read more...

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Now, a ‘book vending machine’ that can print 540-page book in 9 mins!


April 28th, 2009 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 28 (ANI): It may take several months for an average reader to complete 'Crime and Punishment', but a copy of the book can be printed in just nine minutes, thanks ... Read more...

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HLL Lifecare opens first contraceptive outlet


March 16th, 2009 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, March 16 (IANS) HLL Lifecare Ltd, premier manufacturer of contraceptives and various healthcare products, Monday here opened its first retail outlet in the country. "The outlet will be a one-stop facility ... Read more...

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68yr-old granny is worlds most married woman with 23 weddings


February 24th, 2009 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, February 24 (ANI): A sexagenarian granny, who has tied the knot 23 times, has been listed in the Guinness Book of World Records as the most married woman. Linda Wolfe, ... Read more...

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Condom vending machines to be installed in call centres


September 13th, 2008 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 12 (IANS) With the HIV/AIDS threat rising to IT companies and call centres, the Andhra Pradesh Sate AIDS Control Society (APSACS) plans to install condom vending machines in their campuses.The ... Read more...

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