words of encouragement

We are in the G8 of sport: Italian Olympic panel chief


August 14th, 2012 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Aug 14 (IANS) Italian Olympic Committee (CONI) president Gianni Petrucci has said "the Italian team has excelled in the London Olympics" and that the country has earned one more ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Hope no one makes me shout in Rajya Sabha: Tendulkar


June 22nd, 2012 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) Batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar, known for his soft-spoken nature, said Friday that he would avoid shouting in parliament and would politely make out his ... Read more...

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UN concerned over drone attacks in Pakistan


June 19th, 2012 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 19 (IANS) Navanethem Pillay, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, has expressed concern over the continuing use of armed drones in Pakistan's northwest tribal region as it ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Celine Dion returns to singing


March 21st, 2012 - 7:07 am ICT by IANS
London, March 21 (IANS) Celine Dion has been given the go-ahead by doctors to start recording her new album after the singer recovered from a nasty viral infection.Dion fell ill ... Read more...

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Sania, we’re proud of you: Salman (Movie Snippets)


June 4th, 2011 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) Bollywood star Salman Khan has only words of encouragement for India's tennis ace Sania Mirza, who lost in the women's doubles final at the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Social networking gives me real feedback: Priyanka Chopra (Interview)


May 13th, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) With over a million followers on Twitter, and over two million on Facebook, Bollywood's social-networking queen Priyanka Chopra says she feels loved and that ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Lady Gaga danced on bleeding feet


April 9th, 2011 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 9 (IANS) Singer Lady Gaga proved she is prepared to suffer for her art when she danced until her feet bled on the set of one of her ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Gough backs Tremlett to replace injured Broad for Perth Test


December 10th, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 10 (ANI): Former England bowler Darren Gough has backed Chris Tremlett to replace injured Stuart Broad for the third Ashes Test in Perth.Broad will not be available for the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Pope Benedict XVI calls on G-20 nations to serve common global interests


November 11th, 2010 - 12:54 am ICT by BNO News
SEOUL (BNO NEWS) -- Pope Benedict XVI on Wednesday called on the Group of 20 nations to draw fair consensus that will serve common interests of the international community during the Seoul ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Struggling Mom Sells Handwritten Obama Letter


November 3rd, 2010 - 3:30 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A mother in Michigan who is struggling financially has sold a handwritten letter from none other than the President of the United States, Barack Obama, in order to ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Rahul Gandhi asks for focus on common man


November 2nd, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 2 (ANI): Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday asking for focus on the common man said that we have to take them forward in the similar manner ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Now, a video game that has JFK, Castro fighting Nazi zombies!


November 1st, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 01 (ANI): Leaked scenes from upcoming video game 'Call of Duty: Black Ops' have shown former presidents John F. Kennedy and Richard Nixon, Kennedy's Secretary of Defense Robert McNamara and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

LaBeouf sends words of encouragement to Douglas


September 17th, 2010 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 17 (IANS) Hollywood actor Shia LaBeouf has sent his words of encouragement to veteran actor Michael Douglas who has been diagnosed with throat cancer. "Michael is the epitome of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Letter From 1930s Gets Delivered After 73 Years


July 23rd, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Stockton, July 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a rather bizarre incident, a letter which was written way back in the 1930's was finally delivered to its destination earlier this week. The ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Oz parents raise concerns over ‘Robot’ school report cards


June 27th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, June 27 (ANI): A new software that enables primary school teachers in Australia to produce student report cards without writing a single word has become a matter of concern for parents.Report ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Warner’s century one of the best I have seen: Gambhir


March 30th, 2010 - 2:14 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) Delhi Daredevils captain Gautam Gambhir said that David Warner's century was one of the best Twenty20 knocks he has seen as it came on a difficult ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Obama, Bill Clinton offered support to scandal-hit Tiger Woods: Report


February 27th, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 27 (ANI): US President Barack Obama and his Democratic Party predecessor Bill Clinton offered words of encouragement to troubled golfer Tiger Woods after news broke about his sexual ... Read more...

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Lindsey Vonn Imagines “SNL” Script, Courtesy Tiger Woods’ Apology


February 22nd, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Vancouver, Canada, Feb 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tiger Woods is drawing attention from all quarters. Even from those busy securing one gold after the other in the ongoing Winter Olympics, far ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment, Sports |

Mel Gibson sympathizes with Tiger Woods


January 11th, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 11 (ANI): Mel Gibson, who left his wife for his 24-year-old mistress, has come out in open to offer words of encouragement to defamed golfer Tiger Woods.The actor ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Ronaldo determined to become the best player in history


December 30th, 2009 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Dec 30 (DPA) Cristiano Ronaldo told sports daily Marca Wednesday that he is determined to become "the best player in history". The Real Madrid megastar also made it clear that he ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

High roller in Nepal? Beware high notes (Letter from Kathmandu)


November 5th, 2009 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
By Shweta Srinivasan Kathmandu/Pokhara, Nov 5 (IANS) "Heading for Nepal? Be sure to hit the casinos." These words of encouragement came from family and friends urging me to chance a game or two ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Liam Gallagher stays in touch with pet dog via phone!


August 11th, 2009 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 11 (ANI): Singer Liam Gallagher remains in constant contact with his beloved dog through phone whenever he's away from England.The Oasis singer is so much in love with his daschund, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Kuznetsova wins second Slam as Safina loses again (Roundup)


June 7th, 2009 - 1:16 am ICT by IANS
Paris, June 6 (DPA) Svetlana Kuznetsova said the wait was worth it as she claimed her second Grand Slam title in five years with a 6-4, 6-2 win over fellow-Russian Dinara Safina ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Few words of encouragement really work when it comes to sporting success


May 2nd, 2009 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2 (ANI): A new study has confirmed what many people already knew- a few words of encouragement can significantly boost a sportsperson's performance on the field.Researchers from University of Exeter ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Malay Indian teacher launches poster campaign for lost child


April 29th, 2009 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
Ipoh, Apr 29 (ANI): A Malay Indian kindergarden teacher in Ipoh has launched a poster campaign for her missing daughter.Thirty-four year old M. Indira Gandhi is on the lookout for her estranged ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Malaysian Indian woman faces new hurdle to get child from husband


April 29th, 2009 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Ipoh (Malaysia), April 29 (IANS) Malaysian Indian woman Indira Gandhi was facing a fresh hurdle in recovering her infant daughter from her husband who has been granted interim permission to retain the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Glamorous Deepika Padukone and Mentor Shiamak Davar add Sparkle to Semi Finals of Knights and Angels


March 24th, 2009 - 8:05 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
As cricket fervor is gaining momentum across the country, Knights and Angels reaches its semi-final stage this week. With competition getting tougher, the girls are just one hurdle away to becoming ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Chris Brown spends late night in bar after getting charged in Rihanna case


March 7th, 2009 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 07 (ANI): It seems that singer Chris Brown is trying his best to shun away the bad memories of his alleged attack on Rihanna, as he was spotted ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Lata Mangeshkar’s call perks up Adnan Sami’s ailing father


March 2nd, 2009 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 2 (IANS) Pakistani singer Adnan Sami says doctors noticed miraculous change in his ailing father's condition when singing legend Lata Mangeshkar called him up to enquire about his health. Adnan ... Read more...

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The gym that offers ”human dumbbells” to help customers exercise!


January 22nd, 2009 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 22 (ANI): A British gym has replaced its dumbbells with human weights and they shout words of encouragement to motivate people to exercise.Customers of Gymbox in Bank, central London, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Malik now feels more relaxed as captain after meeting new coach


October 31st, 2008 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 31 (ANI): Pakistan cricket captain Shoaib Malik feels more relaxed as skipper now following his meeting with manager Yawar Saeed and coach Intikhab Alam in Lahore.I feel more relaxed ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Shania Twain says she is heartbroken after break-up


June 7th, 2008 - 9:17 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 7 (IANS) Canadian country music and pop diva Shania Twain, who ended her 14-year marriage to her music-producer husband Robert Mutt Lange, has thanked her fans for support during ``a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Shania thanks fans for support during split from husband


June 6th, 2008 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 6 (IANS) Country singer Shania Twain is grateful to her fans for supporting her as she works to move on with her life after the split from her husband. Shania ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Shania Twain breaks her silence over rough time in my life


June 6th, 2008 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 6 (ANI): Singer Shania Twain has broken her silence over her split from husband Robert Mutt Lange.In a statement to her beloved fans posted on her Web site, the ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Pope holds first meeting with sex-abuse victims


April 18th, 2008 - 1:52 pm ICT by admin
DPA Washington, April 18 (DPA) Breaking with the Catholic church's code of silence, Pope Benedict XVI met with a small group of victims of sexual abuse by priests in the US capital, in ... Read more...

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