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The world’s smallest house is up for sale

April 5, 2010 4:57:38 pm

The world's smallest house that barely is big enough to swing a cat round,is up for sale in Canada.

England’s ‘Infinity chili’ beats India’s ‘Bhut Jolokia’ as the world’s hottest chili

April 1, 2010 3:04:11 pm

The Indian chili has been beaten by England’s ‘Infinity chili’ as the hottest in the world.

Indian students’ enrolment drops by 40 pc in Victoria colleges

April 1, 2010 12:45:04 pm

Indian students' enrolment in universities in Australia's Victorian state has recorded a massive drop of around 40 per cent in the first two months.

Superman’s debut comic sells for record $1.5M

March 30, 2010 2:25:31 pm

A copy of the 1938 edition of Action Comics No. 1,featuring Superman’s debut,sold Monday for 1.5 million dollars on the auction website

Pachauri cleared of financial irregularities: report

March 29, 2010 6:32:28 pm

Rajendra Pachauri,the embattled head of the UN's climate change panel who was under scrutiny for receiving alleged payments from private companies,has been cleared of the allegations

David Beckham turns Easter Egg

March 24, 2010 11:44:07 am

An Easter Egg version of soccer ace David Beckham has been unveiled.

A step closer to passing real Financial Reform Bill: Obama

March 23, 2010 11:54:35 am

Barack Obama said his administration is a step closer towards the passage of the real Financial Reform Bill.

Pak govt seeks to ban A Q Khan from giving media interviews

March 22, 2010 7:13:37 pm

The Pakistan government on Monday asked a court to direct disgraced nuclear scientist A Q Khan not to give media interviews.

Anoma Fonseka questioned by CID

March 22, 2010 2:06:30 pm

Detained former Sri Lankan army chief's wife Anoma,who was questioned by the CID officials last evening,has charged the government with not sparing any member of her family.

Moulvis,military on top rung of Pakistan’s hierarchy

March 22, 2010 1:06:31 pm

A Pakistani humorist has given proof of the country's subtle sense of humour and ability to poke fun at problems confronting the people by presenting a brand new version of a caste system.

Killing orangutans to make chocolates!

March 18, 2010 12:28:19 pm

A new probe has claimed that endangered orangutans are being wiped out to make KitKat chocolates.

US may ban junk food in schools

March 18, 2010 9:12:41 am

The bill would ban junk food sales in US schools and instead boost healthy school lunch

Dog-O-Matic: A washing machine for canines

March 17, 2010 11:54:26 am

'Dog wash' will never be the same again,thanks to scientists who have developed a washing machine for pets,which is the latest canine grooming craze to hit Japan.

Nepal wants to paint Mount Everest pink

March 15, 2010 3:03:42 pm

It wants gay honeymooners trekking through the Himalayas. It wants to host the world's highest same sex wedding at Everest base camp.

Sri Lankan Tamil party to adopt Gandhi-style campaign for equal rights

March 15, 2010 11:55:50 am

Sri Lanka’s main Tamil party,the Tamil National Alliance (TNA),has vowed to launch a Gandhi-style civil disobedience campaign to press for equal rights for the community

Mother says pray for toddler’s re-birth

March 12, 2010 6:24:03 pm

The grief-stricken mother of three-year-old Gurshan Singh Channa says she is horrified by the death of her only child.

Five months after his murder in Oz,Indian’s body cremated

March 11, 2010 11:11:03 am

The body of a 33-year-old Indian businessman which was found dumped near New South Wales border last October,has been cremated by his family.

Oz court refuses bail to Indian Cab driver over alleged rape

March 10, 2010 11:16:47 am

An Australian court here has denied bail to a 21-year-old Indian cabbie accused of raping a female passenger who was travelling in his car.

4 Indians killed in Malaysian fire

March 10, 2010 11:13:41 am

Four Indian nationals working in a saree shop in Malaysia's southern Johor state were burnt to death in a fire early this morning.

Holbrooke avoids ‘K’ word;Slams attempt to link it with Afghan

March 3, 2010 4:39:52 pm

Richard Holbrooke on Wednesday rubbished Pakistan's attempt to link the Kashmir issue with the American approach to stabilise Afghanistan.