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Delhi student’s murder: Friends being questioned


May 7th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Delhi Police said Saturday they were questioning the friends of the 20-year-old engineering student who was stabbed to death near his south Delhi home Thursday ... Read more...

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20-year-old student murdered in Delhi


May 7th, 2011 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) A 20-year-old student of Information Technology (IT) was stabbed to death near his south Delhi residence, police said Friday. Shobit Modi, a second year student at ... Read more...

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GITMO files says Casio wristwatch ‘the sign of al-Qaida’


April 26th, 2011 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 26 (ANI): Guantánamo Bay interrogators regarded the Casio F-91W wristwatch as a sign of al-Qaida involvement.According to The Guardian, documents leaked by the whistle blowing web site WikiLeaks, reveal that ... Read more...

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Now, chat with your Facebook friends from your wristwatch!


April 24th, 2011 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 24 (ANI): Your wristwatch is no more just a time reminder; you can now update your Facebook pages through it.A Canadian company called inPulse has created a watch that ... Read more...

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Tracking device can tell you where your kids are


February 27th, 2011 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 27 (ANI): Would you like to have the security of being able to find your children whenever you want? Then read this.A wristwatch with a built-in tracking device can tell ... Read more...

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Maharashtra rice farmer’s inventions put him in Forbes’ list


November 17th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by ANI
Nanded (Maharashtra), Nov.17 (ANI): A rice farmer from Nanded village in Maharashtra became celebrity as the 'Forbes' magazine named him in the Most Powerful Rural Indians list for his innovation in rice ... Read more...

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Mintel Watch Survey Shows Time May Be Up for Wristwatches


October 28th, 2010 - 2:38 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Although they were once considered an absolute necessity, the clock may be ticking for the wristwatch, thanks to the huge number of time-telling devices which we all carry ... Read more...

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Mintel Watch Study: Wristwatches may be on their way out


October 27th, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new study has revealed that wristwatches are in danger of extinction.The research which was carried out by Mintel revealed that more people especially those at the ... Read more...

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It may be the end of time for the humble wristwatch


October 27th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 27 (ANI): The wristwatch may finally be heading towards obsolescence, for one in seven prefer to check time on their mobile phones or computers.Consumer analysts Mintel found that 86 per ... Read more...

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Auction market for watches, jewels looking up


October 21st, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Jewellery and watches have returned to the auction circuit as a pair of emerald and diamond ear pendants topped the Saffronart Autumn Online Auction of Fine Jewels ... Read more...

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Timbaland responds to ‘possible suicide attempt’ reports


August 26th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 26 (ANI): Rapper Timbaland has responded to reports that he might be contemplating suicide over the disappearance of a watch.Timbaland, 39, became the focus of a Malibu manhunt on ... Read more...

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18 Chinese held for selling cheating devices


June 11th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 11 (ANI): Eighteen Chinese have been detained by police in Lanzhou and Guiyang for selling high-tech cheating devices to students who sat the national college entrance exam that ended ... Read more...

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Chinese students use high-tech devices to cheat in exam


June 9th, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 9 (IANS) Seven students were caught using wireless earphones and wristwatch-like receiving devices for cheating during a national college entrance examination in northwest China. The students took the exam Monday and ... Read more...

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Buffy’s Emma Caulfield Files For Divorce


May 18th, 2010 - 11:14 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Less than a month ago, Emma Caulfield spoke exclusively with a news site called "The Dish Rag" and shared how much she was in love with her ... Read more...

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Now, read txt msgs on your watch


April 22nd, 2010 - 4:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 22 (ANI): Japanese watchmaker Citizen has designed a new wristwatch that receives mobile phone text messages.The i:VIRT M wristwatch uses Bluetooth to synchronise with mobile phones and receive texts.The watch ... Read more...

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Skinput system could be the new touch screen


March 6th, 2010 - 11:16 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Mar 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scientists have developed a new system called Skinput, which could be the new touch screen in today’s world. Many people are not comfortable with the small ... Read more...

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Semi-nude Tiger Woods flexes some muscles on Vanity Fair cover


January 5th, 2010 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 5 (ANI): Scandal-hit Tiger Woods has appeared semi-naked on the cover of Vanity Fair.Taken by famed photog Annie Leibovitz in 2006, the image of the golfer, who has been ... Read more...

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‘Patients losing sleep over BP monitors’


December 18th, 2009 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 18(ANI): A test for measuring nighttime blood pressure may interfere with patients' sleep, according to a new study.Rajiv Agarwal, MD (Indiana University and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Indianapolis) and Robert ... Read more...

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Gilani gifts 50,000-dollar watch to comedian


July 1st, 2009 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, June 30 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani was so enamoured by the performance of famous comedian Sohail Ahmed that he gifted him his 50,000 dollar wristwatch.According to the ... Read more...

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Python helps nab thieves who stole it


June 26th, 2009 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 26 (DPA) Thieves who stole a 2-metre python from a west-coast Australian wildlife research centre earlier this week were undone by the snake itself, news reports said Friday. The snake was ... Read more...

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Brain control ‘memory’ via a region that grabs images


April 3rd, 2009 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 3 (ANI): A special region of the brain's visual cortex, which is in charge of distinguishing between background and foreground images, called V2, is what makes brain cells remember things, ... Read more...

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Bal Thackeray-Chhagan Bhujbal meet sparks political speculation


February 8th, 2009 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 8 (IANS) Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray's meeting with Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Chhagan Bhujbal here late Saturday sparked off intense political speculation, though Bhujbal said that it was only ... Read more...

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Andhra techie Rudraraju Sudheer Kumar shot dead in the US


February 5th, 2009 - 11:31 am ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
Rudraraju Sudheer Kumar, a Toyota engineer from Andhra Pradesh was was shot dead by unidentified assailants at Atlanta in the United State in the eighth case of young students and professionals from ... Read more...

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Latest Bond flick has at least six factual and continuity errors


November 11th, 2008 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 11 (ANI): It might have set box office on fire, but the latest James Bond adventure, Quantum of Solace, has six factual and continuity errors, critics have claimed.The film, ... Read more...

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Albert Einsteins 14-carat gold Longines wristwatch up for grabs


September 13th, 2008 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 13 (ANI): A 14-carat gold wristwatch that Albert Einstein once wore will be put up for sale by the online watch auctioneer, Antiquorum, in New York next month. The Longines ... Read more...

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Jimmy Shergill loves to accessorise his looks


May 29th, 2008 - 4:29 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 29 (IANS) Happy-go-luck and charming Bollywood actor Jimmy Shergill wears multiple rings on his fingers, a stylish wristwatch and one gold earring - all because he loves accessories. "I ... Read more...

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Titan Industries eyes children’s watches


April 13th, 2008 - 1:29 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, April 13 (IANS) Following the success of its youth brand Fastrack, watch maker Titan Industries is mulling a re-entry into the children's segment. "We are considering such an option," Arun Narayan, ... Read more...

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Two held for robbing, stabbing Delhi jeweller


February 27th, 2008 - 11:45 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) Two men have been arrested for allegedly stabbing a Delhi businessman and robbing him of Rs.20 million, Delhi Police said Wednesday, adding looted jewellery worth Rs.15 million ... Read more...

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