walkway

China bridge becomes world’s highest and longest


April 4th, 2012 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 4 (IANS) At 1,102 feet up and 3,858 feet across, the ambitious suspension bridge in China's Hunan province has become the highest and longest in the world.The Anzhaite ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Kathy Ireland is the world’s richest supermodel


February 27th, 2012 - 9:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to the latest estimate Forbes magazine, supermodel Kathy Ireland is worth more than $300 million. The 48-year-old, who is also the owner of a very successful ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Jackson doctor found guilty; fans, family cheer verdict


November 8th, 2011 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Nov 8 (IANS) Fans of Michael Jackson erupted in cheers as a US court jury found Jackson's physician, Conrad Murray, guilty of involuntary manslaughter in the singer's ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Woman hurls grandkid to death at mall


December 1st, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 1 (IANS) A 50-year-old American woman threw her two-and-half-year-old granddaughter to her death from a 50-feet high shopping mall walkway, it was reported here Wednesday.Toddler Angelyn Ogdoc fell more than ... Read more...

Posted in World |

One man’s flower pot is another’s fire trap


November 1st, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 1 (IANS) Colourful displays of flowers that brightened up a walkway for 11 years in an apartment block will now be removed as they could block someone's fire-escape.Owners Siobhan and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Student Commits Suicide When Captured On Webcam


September 30th, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Molly Wei and Dharun Ravi have been accused of secretly filming a sexual encounter of a roommate, Tyler Clementi with another man and releasing the content ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Man drops ring off Brooklyn Bridge while proposing to girlfriend


September 28th, 2010 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 28 (ANI): Popping the question had almost cost Florida man Trey Turner a rock, literally-he fumbled his proposal to his girlfriend, accidentally letting the .6-carat diamond engagement ring slip ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Washing lines considered ‘a health and safety risk’ in UK!


September 11th, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 11 (ANI): Residents in the UK have been ordered to remove washing lines from balconies for health and safety reasons.Croydon Council managers wrote to thousands of tenants telling them that ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘Act of God’ Destroys Jesus Statue, Original Artists Offers to Make New One


June 17th, 2010 - 11:11 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
June 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The artist who designed the original ‘King of Kings’ statue, fondly nicknamed the ‘Touchdown Jesus’, which loomed with outstretched arms by Interstate 75 in Ohio, is offering ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Ohio’s Famous ‘Touchdown Jesus’ Statue Burned To Ground By ‘Act of God’


June 15th, 2010 - 10:33 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
June 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A 'King of Kings' statues, nicknamed, the 'Touchdown Jesus' by locals because of his outstretched arms, has remained one of Ohio's most famous landmarks, and has stood ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Florida Man Killed For Not Supplying A Cigarette


May 10th, 2010 - 7:24 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 10, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The police personnel are rummaging around for a suspect, who had lethally attacked a Boca Raton male over a cigarette.The detectives functioning on the case ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

‘Joe the Plumber’ Democratically Elected As Local Republican Party Delegate In Ohio


May 8th, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 8, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Samuel Wurzelbacher is also recognized as ‘Joe the Plumber’ throughout America. He is a democratically designated official now. He is a member or constituent ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Ex-Husband’s Incendiary Device Terrorizes Wife


May 7th, 2010 - 8:24 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 7, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A Texas female was the recipient of a shock earlier this week when she obtained a Fed-Ex package from her ex-husband. Incendiary devices are intended ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Dennis Hopper Too Ill To Attend Divorce Case Proceedings


April 6th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 06 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Superior Court Judge Amy Pellman has decided that Dennis Hopper's estranged wife and daughter can live on his property while the couple settles the very bitter divorce case ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Empire State Building Sentinels Couldn’t Prevent Yale Jumper From Ending His Life


April 3rd, 2010 - 9:56 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 3, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Picture falling down from a 1,050ft high observation deck! This is one terrifying experience a 21 year-old student of Yale University cannot divide up with ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

What prompted director Mudassar to carry Sush?


December 9th, 2009 - 10:03 am ICT by IANS
By Joginder Tuteja Mumbai, Dec 9 (IANS) A photo of director Mudassar Aziz carrying Sushmita Sen on his shoulders during the Caribbean shoot of their film "Dulha Mil Gaya" has been splashed ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Cheryl Cole’s ‘intimate’ pool sinks before its making


October 29th, 2009 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 29 (ANI): Cheryl Cole will no longer be able to fulfil her dream of constructing an 'intimate' swimming pool for herself and hubby Ashley at their home.Cheryl's plan for an ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

British architects to build world’s first revolving hotel in Croatia


October 22nd, 2009 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.22 (ANI): British architects have been hired to build the world's first luxury revolving hotel in Croatia that will offer guests a different view every morning and evening.London-based architects Studio RHE ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Butterfly park inaugurated in the capital


October 19th, 2009 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) The Lodhi Gardens in Delhi will now host a wide variety of butterflies in a dedicated conservatory that was inaugurated Monday. This initiative is the first of its ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

New information on missing Indian student in New Zealand trickling in, claim cops


October 17th, 2009 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Oct 17 (ANI): The New Zealand authorities have intensified the search for the missing Indian student Srikanth Rayadurgam, who they say might have been under pressure at home and university, finding ... Read more...

Posted in World |

People on airport travelators actually tend to slow their pace


July 19th, 2009 - 11:44 am ICT by ANI
London, July 19 (ANI): An Indian-origin researchers in the U.S. has found that airport travelators actually tend to slow passengers' pace, making time-savings minimal.Manoj Srinivasan, a locomotion researcher at Princeton University, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Diaz unveils her Hollywood Walk Of Fame star


June 23rd, 2009 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 23 (ANI): Cameron Diaz has unveiled her star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame.The star, however, suggested that the honorary star actually brings actors to the ground."It really ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Lindsay Lohan and Samantha Ronsons fight has window panes flying


March 16th, 2009 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 16 (ANI): Hollywood actress Lindsay Lohan is once again in the news for all the wrong reasons, as her recent fight with Samantha Ronson resulted in a smashed window.The ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

STD without operators help completes 50 years today


December 5th, 2008 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 5 (ANI): On December 5, 1958, the Queen made the first long-distance phone call without the help of an operator, making today the 50th birth anniversary of Subscriber Trunk ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Hindus in Pak struggle to take back temple


July 28th, 2008 - 12:12 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi , July 28 (ANI): The Hindus in Karachi continue to struggle to take the complete control of a historical temple located on Manora Island dedicated to Hindu god Varun Rai. ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Lord’s revamp to cost 200 mn pounds


July 12th, 2008 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 12 (IANS) The cost of revamping the hallowed Lord's cricket ground here is estimated at 200 million pounds and the project will take 10 years to complete, a media report ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Shipping resumes from Haldia jetty after accident


June 3rd, 2008 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 3 (IANS) The main jetty at West Bengal's Haldia port - the fifth largest in India - which had been damaged as a ship collided into it last Friday, has ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Tourists stripping Rome of its ancient past


April 4th, 2008 - 2:58 pm ICT by admin
London, April 4 (ANI): Archaeologists have said that tourists visiting Rome are taking away mementoes from important historical structures, thus stripping the city of its ancient past.According to a report in ... Read more...

Posted in National |

No diesel, petrol vehicles to be allowed at Khajuraho


February 21st, 2008 - 9:51 am ICT by admin
By Sanjay Sharma Bhopal, Feb 21 (IANS) People visiting the famed Khajuraho temples, known for their erotic sculptures, can travel to the site now in special battery-powered vehicles - a step taken to ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Subscribe