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‘Arguments with mom can keep teens away from drinks’


June 20th, 2012 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 20 (IANS) Teens who have arguments with their moms are better placed to resist peer pressure and avoid drinks or drugs, says a new study. Arguing actually gives ... Read more...

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Alejandro Sanz unveils album-title game for fans


June 6th, 2012 - 12:16 pm ICT by IANS
Miami, June 6 (IANS/EFE) Spanish singer-songwriter Alejandro Sanz, one of the most active artists on the social networks, is using an Internet game to get his fans to "guess" ... Read more...

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Vandals deface Oslo’s Little Angry Boy statue


May 13th, 2012 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Oslo, May 13 (IANS) Vandals struck at Oslo's Vigeland Park Sunday morning, painting the park's popular sculpture the Little Angry Boy, known as Sinnataggen in Norwegian, with red paint.Police are ... Read more...

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Spirituality, drama and women…Read on (IANS Books This Week)


April 21st, 2012 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) The bookshelf this week talks of the spiritual journey into the dilemmas of existentialism and life's realities. Here's a peek.1. Book: "Anthony deMello SJ, The ... Read more...

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Enhanced cleavage makes women more confident: Study


March 21st, 2012 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 21 (IANS) British scientists have measured the effect an enhanced cleavage has on confidence - and found there is a direct link, the Daily Mail reported.The unique study, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Puzzle solving helps infants pick up math skills


February 17th, 2012 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 17 (IANS) Children who love to play with puzzles between two and four years of age develop better spatial skills later, according to an analysis of video recordings."The ... Read more...

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Djokovic unveils wax figure of himself in Serbia


February 10th, 2012 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Belgrade, Feb 10 (IANS) An estimated 6,000 fans braved frigid temperatures to get a glimpse of the world's top tennis player Novak Djokovic in the central Serbian town of ... Read more...

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BSP’s Satish Misra charged with poll code violation


February 10th, 2012 - 1:37 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 10 (IANS) The Election Commission on Thursday charged Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) general secretary Satish Misra of violating the model code of conduct.A show cause notice was ... Read more...

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Russians need to register to watch live poll broadcast


January 20th, 2012 - 7:13 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian voters interested in watching live broadcasts from polling stations during the March 4 presidential elections will have to provide their contact details at a ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Flipside of Anna’s movement: Traffic violations galore


August 24th, 2011 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Activist Anna Hazare may be fighting to wipe out corruption from society but what is drawing the ire of the police is the growing number ... Read more...

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Facebook blackmailers target 100 gay priests in Italy


August 19th, 2011 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
Isernia (Italy), Aug 19 (IANS/AKI) At least 100 gay priests across Italy were blackmailed by two people who met them on social networking websites, a media report said Friday.The ... Read more...

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Order reserved on recording court hearings


July 6th, 2011 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday reserved its order on a plea to allow audio and video recordings of its proceedings as well as those of ... Read more...

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China opens Asia’s largest insect museum


June 3rd, 2011 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 3 (IANS) About 400,000 million insect samples are on display in Asia's largest insect museum opened in the southwestern Chinese province of Sichuan.The Insect Museum of West China ... Read more...

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Hidden cameras in Malay hotel rooms used to blackmail patrons


March 17th, 2011 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Mar 17 (ANI): Hidden cameras in hotel rooms in Malaysia are being used to blackmail men and women into paying a hefty sum to prevent racy photos and videos of ... Read more...

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Bar on ads of government’s achievements


March 2nd, 2011 - 1:52 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 1 (IANS) With the dates announced Tuesday for the West Bengal assembly polls, state election officials here said no government advertisement - be it that of the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Online study killing university life Down Under


February 27th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb 27 (ANI): A survey of academics in Australia has found that the push towards web-based learning at universities has halved student attendance rates in some courses and dramatically increased working ... Read more...

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Pak investigators retrieve data from Davis’ cell phones, GPS device


February 26th, 2011 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 26(ANI): The data recovered from the GPS device seized from double murder-accused US national Raymond Davis' possession shows that the alleged Central Intelligence Agency agent had been to Islamabad, Lahore, ... Read more...

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Oz man caught filming up women’s skirts at train station


February 11th, 2011 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 11 (ANI): A man in Australia has allegedly been caught filming up women's skirts at Sydney's Central Railway Station.The 56-year-old man was spotted using a digital camera to film up ... Read more...

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Being tired behind the wheel as dangerous as being drunk: Study


January 20th, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 20 (ANI): A new study has claimed that driving for more than three hours without a break at night is the equivalent of being drunk behind the wheel.To assess the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Maoist poster raises questions about Kishenji’s fate


November 12th, 2010 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 12 (IANS) The recovery of some posters of a yet unknown Maoist group in West Bengal's West Midnapore district Friday, terming top Maoist leader Kishenji as "martyr Kishenji", has raised ... Read more...

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Marvin Sapp’s Wife Malinda Sapp Loses Her Battle With Cancer


September 10th, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS)Praise Houston radio station announced yesterday that Malinda Sapp, the wife of veteran gospel singer Marvin Sapp passed away after losing her battle with colon cancer. The ... Read more...

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PCB dismisses rumours of Wasim Bari’s resignation


June 18th, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, June 18(ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board has dismissed rumours of the resignation of its Chief Operating Officer COO Wasim Bari.There were murmurs that all was not well between PCB Chairman ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

NGO employee held in Delhi for Rs.18 lakh extortion bid


June 9th, 2010 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) An employee of a non-governmental organisation has been arrested in North Delhi for an attempt to extort Rs.18 lakh from a doctor, police said Tuesday. Subhash Kumar Sharma, ... Read more...

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Malaysian taxi driver raped students before turning them into sex slaves


June 4th, 2010 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, June 4 (ANI): It has emerged that a Malaysian taxi driver turned six secondary school students into his sex slaves after he raped them, filmed the act and threatened to ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Oz woman pleads guilty to having sex with her son, 9


May 27th, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 27 (ANI): A Sydney woman, who along with her husband were charged with multiple offences in November 2009, has pleaded guilty to having sex with her nine-year-old son.The woman, 48, ... Read more...

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Akmal threatens to sue Intikhab, Aaqib over match fixing claims


May 23rd, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, May 23 (ANI): Pakistani wicketkeeper Kamran Akmal has threatened to sue former coaches Intikhab Alam and Aaqib Javed for defamation unless they apologise for suggesting his performance in Australia may have ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Newborns learn while asleep


May 18th, 2010 - 11:46 am ICT by ANI
Washington, May 18 (ANI): Sleeping newborn infants are better learners than previously thought, according to a University of Florida researcher.The boffin's study could lead to identifying those at risk for developmental disorders ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Ansari, Ahmed can’t walk free - Rampur blast case remains


May 3rd, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 3 (IANS) They may have been acquitted in the 26/11 Mumbai attack case, but Fahim Ansari and Sabauddin Ahmed, the two Indians who had been accused along with Pakistani national ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Tamil actress Ranjeetha takes premature retirment after Swami sex-scandal


May 3rd, 2010 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Mat 3 (ANI): South Indian actress Ranjitha, known for a sex-scandal linking her with tainted guru Swami Nityananda, has decided to quit to lead a quiet life with family in Kerala.In ... Read more...

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Russia Bans Scientology Texts


April 23rd, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Moscow, Apr 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Church of Scientology suffered a major blow this week in Russia as the Russian Prosecutors declared that the texts and other materials put to ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Child porn suspect arrested in Russia


April 6th, 2010 - 12:12 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A 50-year-old Russian man suspected of using minor and teenaged girls to film child pornography videos has been arrested, police said Tuesday. The suspect, a resident of Amur ... Read more...

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Bishnoi’s party to drag police to court for assault


March 16th, 2010 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 16 (IANS) Haryana Janhit Congress (HJC) chief Kuldeep Bishnoi Tuesday said his party plans to file a criminal case against Chandigarh police in the Punjab and Haryana High Court for ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Paediatrician charged with raping over 100 patients


February 23rd, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 23 (DPA) US paediatrician Earl B. Bradley was indicted Monday on 103 counts of rape, allegedly committed on child patients under his medical care, according to press reports. Bradley, 56, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Sri Lankan president defends wartime policies


February 4th, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Feb 4 (DPA) Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa Thursday spoke out in defence of the hard line he adopted towards foreign interference during the years of conflict with Tamil rebels. He acted ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Berlusconi escort claims attacks, threats after sleeping with him


November 23rd, 2009 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 23 (ANI): Silvio Berlusconi has landed amid fresh allegations that threaten to further taint his reputation following claims made by an escort girl that she was attacked and threatened after ... Read more...

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