Website launched for Modi’s US reception

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Washington, Aug 23 (IANS) The Indian American Community Foundation (IACF) has launched a website to give a community reception for Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the US in September, a media report said More...

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Mexican state bans animals in circuses

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Mexico City, Aug 23 (IANS/EFE) Mexico’s Coahuila state has banned the use of animals in circuses. The reform, unanimously passed by the state legislature, prohibits the More...

Four killed inside Honduran prison

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Tegucigalpa, Aug 23 (IANS/EFE) Four men serving pre-trial detention at Honduras’ National Penitentiary were fatally shot by a fellow inmate. Convicted murderer Jose Chichilla More...

Man survives in Brazilian forest eating insects

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Brasilia, Aug 23 (IANS/EFE) A man lost in the Brazilian forest survived for 12 days by eating insects. Gileno Vieira da Rocha, 65, was found by a peasant in the rainforest region More...

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Pamela Anderson boycotts ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Los Angeles, Aug 23: Actress Pamela Anderson has refused to take the Ice Bucket Challenge, benefiting the ALS Association. Celebrities like Lady Gaga, Tom Cruise and Mickey Rourke More...

‘Iron Man 3′ director to make ‘The Destroyer’ film

Los Angeles, Aug 23: Shane Black, who directed "Iron Man 3", will now go behind the camera for a movie adaptation of action book series "The Destroyer". He More...

ADT hopefuls aim for merit boost at Aboitiz Invitational

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Manila, Aug 23:The region’s aspiring golf professionals will have another shot at boosting their Asian Development More...

Santos allay Robinho injury fears

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Rio De Janeiro, Aug 23: Robinho could be fit for Santos' clash in the Brazilian Serie A football league with More...

Abhiskekam to Lord Krishna Janmashtami, I-Day celebrated at Grayslake Mandir

BY A STAFF WRITER CHICAGO (IL) — The Hindu Mandir of Lake County celebrated Janmashtami with...

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BY A STAFF WRITER MONROE (GA) — A Hindu temple in Georgia was vandalized by unknown...

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BY A STAFF WRITER CHICAGO (IL) — The Federation of Indian Associations-Chicago (FIA) unveiled a grand...

Curfew lifted in Assam’s troubled district

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Guwahati, Aug 23 (IANS) Indefinite curfew imposed in Assam’s troubled Golaghat district, along the border More...

India vows to respond to Pakistani firing

Visakhapatnam, Aug 23 (IANS) The Indian Army will respond to ceasefire violations by Pakistan in Jammu and Kashmir, Defence Minister Arun..

Women Congress activists protest outside Jaitley’s residence

New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) Hundreds of women Congress supporters protested outside Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley’s residence here Friday afternoon..

US warns Russia over forcing convoy into Ukraine

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Washington, Aug 23 (IANS) The White House warned Russia on Friday that sending an aid convoy into eastern Ukraine More...

US targets key financiers of Al Qaeda, Al Nusra Front

Washington, Aug 23 (IANS) The US on Friday imposed sanctions on two alleged key financiers of al-Nusra Front and Al Qaeda,..

Two US Ebola patients released from hospital

Washington, Aug 22 (IANS) Two US aid workers who contracted the Ebola virus while treating patients in west Africa have been..

Mexican state bans animals in circuses

circus20140823112916_l Mexico City, Aug 23 (IANS/EFE) Mexico’s Coahuila state has banned the use of animals in circuses. The reform, unanimously passed by..

Want a perfect selfie? Try this ‘perfume bottle’

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Fitness app games no substitute for actual exercise

Washington, Aug 23 (IANS) There are nearly 31,000 health and fitness apps in the market and most of them use games..
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Green tea can protect spinal cord neurons

Beijing, Aug 23 (IANS) Polyphenols found in green tea are strong antioxidants and can protect your brain in case of a..
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Website launched for Modi’s US reception

Washington, Aug 23 (IANS) The Indian American Community Foundation (IACF) has launched a website to give a community reception for Prime..