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  • Queen musical 'We Will Rock You' to close after 12-year run 13-03-2014 02:22 PM

    London: Hit musical 'We Will Rock You', based on the tracks of legendary band Queen will be coming to a close after a 12-year run. Written by Ben Elton, the musical that opened twelve years ago at the London's Dominion theatre, will have its last performance on May 31, reported...
  • Dog bites ex-policeman, named accused in police report 15-02-2014 10:53 PM

    "Abhiyukt Kuttey Hain" (the accused is a dog), says a report lodged in a police station in Bulandshahr district of Uttar Pradesh. In an unusual happening, police have registered a case against a stray dog for biting retired sub-inspector of Delhi Police Vijay Singh on February 13. A case has...
  • Kerala: Liquor smuggler bites off excise official's ear 28-12-2013 02:53 PM

    A man on Saturday bit off a part of an excise official's ear when the latter detained him for allegedly transporting illegally India Made Foreign Liquor at nearby Koilandy, officials said. Assistant Inspector K Satishan, part of an excise team on a routine vehicle check, was bitten on his left...
  • I'm not meant for 'Krrish' or 'Dabangg' kind of films: Shoojit Sircar 25-11-2013 01:41 PM

    Mumbai: Shoojit Sircar, known for his different sensibilities and filmmaking techniques, thinks that he cannot handle subjects like 'Dabangg' and 'Krrish' as he believes in making small-budget films that intend to both entertain and inform. He has so far made just four films and only three of them have been...
  • Odisha confirms 93 new dengue cases 04-09-2013 11:31 AM

    Bhubaneswar: At least 93 new dengue cases were reported Tuesday in Odisha, taking the total number of affected people to 2,593 since June, an official said. The menace shows no signs of abetting with government hospitals in many parts of the state receiving scores of patients every day, a state...
  • Encephalitis claims 7 more lives in Gorakhpur, toll rises to 160 22-08-2013 11:07 AM

    Seven persons have died due to encephalitis at the BRD Medical College in Gorakhpur, taking the death toll due to the disease this year to 160. While five of the victims were from Gorakhpur, one was from Maharajganj and another from adjoining Bihar, health officials said on Thursday. Thirteen persons...
  • News briefs: Snake bites haunt security personnel at Taj Mahal 31-07-2013 11:42 PM

    In the last one month, four security personnel protecting Taj Mahal have become victims of snake bites. Timely medical care helped save their life. But now they are always scared, looking for possible areas where the enemy could be hiding to attack them. Snakes have managed to find their targets...
  • If you are paranoid about English, English Bites is the book for you 30-05-2013 03:21 PM

    English used to give me nightmares at some point of time in my life. So much that I couldn't interact with my classmates and teachers when I was admitted to a new school because of the rule that if you speak in Hindi, you will have to pay a fine...
  • Nail biting may soon be classified as a mental disorder 05-11-2012 02:16 AM

    London: Nail biting, perceived as a mere habit, may soon be classified as a full-fledged obsessive-compulsive disorder, experts say. Millions of people around the world suffer from a self-mutilating and often painful addiction to biting their nails, which can be harder to quit than smoking cigarettes, but is often overlooked...
  • FTN: Is dengue becoming an epidemic? 01-11-2012 11:59 PM

    There have been 17,000 cases of dengue this year alone. At the moment dengue is spreading unchecked in Kolkata, Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore. ...
  • Delhi: Officer's feet bitten by rats in hospital 23-10-2012 08:49 AM

    New Delhi: The feet of a paralysed Special Forces officer was bitten by rats in the Base Hospital in New Delhi after which the Army has ordered an inquiry into the incident to fix responsibility. The young Lieutenant belonging to an elite Para (Special Forces) battalion of the force was...
  • I'm sorry Baby Falak, I failed you

    Begging Your Pardon |  Rituparna Chatterjee
    I'm always on Twitter, addicted to news. Tonight I lost interest in how many people retweet me. I do not care if you read this...

  • HIV+ detainee bites cops to avoid interrogation 25-11-2011 11:46 AM

    Mumbai: Since Thursday night, cops at the Kurla GRP police station have been quaking with fear. The source of their great apprehension is a man being incarcerated in a cell at the station, on charges of robbery and cheating, who claims he is HIV positive, and pounces on cops to...
  • Multi-billionaire Madonna's brother is homeless 24-10-2011 11:58 AM

    London: Pop diva Madonna's older brother is living in penury. He says he has no roof over his head and that he makes a living by collecting bottles from the trash. Hollywoodreproter.com reports that The Michigan Messenger published a conversation with the singer's brother, Anthony Ciccone, who claims he has...
  • Malaria parasites seen invading cells 20-01-2011 03:49 PM

    Sydney: Scientists relying on new imaging technologies have for the first time caught malaria parasites in the act of invading red blood cells (RBCs). Researchers from the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute and the University of Technology, Sydney (UTS), achieved the feat combining electron, light and super resolution microscopy. The...
  • Snake attacks man from toilet bowl 11-05-2009 02:19 PM

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  • Cops warn Big B's bouncers to behave 02-02-2008 09:38 PM

    St John's: Former captain Chris Gayle was overlooked again by West Indies selectors on Thursday when the squad was announced for Saturday's third one-day international against India. Despite West Indies having lost the first two matches, Gayle was still missing from the 13-man list as his high-profile dispute with officials...
  • Now, watch a film and eat out too 16-11-2007 11:34 PM

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  • Officials blame public for dog bites 10-04-2007 08:17 PM

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  • 'Porn' fails to teach panda to mate 03-04-2007 08:56 AM

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  • Laura mistakes cancer as insect bite 25-12-2006 04:30 PM

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  • Panda bites man, man bites him back 21-09-2006 07:50 AM

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  • Man bites off wife's nose after brawl 18-09-2006 04:14 PM

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