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‘Desperate Housewives’ to end in 2012?


August 6th, 2011 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS) There's sad news for all "Desperate Housewives" fans. The show, which follows the lives of a group of women, might end after its upcoming eighth ... Read more...

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Osama should have been brought to trial instead of being killed: Rights lawyer


May 4th, 2011 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne/Sydney, May 4 (ANI): Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden should have been put on trial for his many crimes against humanity, rather being killed through a covert operation, a human ... Read more...

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Forrest Gump voted ‘greatest film character of all time’


March 24th, 2011 - 11:40 am ICT by ANI
London, March 24 (ANI): Forrest Gump has been voted the greatest film character of all time in a new survey.Out of more than half a million films made by Hollywood, the character ... Read more...

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DiCaprio, Winslet top onscreen romantic couple


March 24th, 2011 - 1:55 am ICT by IANS
London, March 24 (IANS) Hollywood actor Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet's doomed relationship in 1997 film "Titanic" has earned them the title of most romantic onscreen couple of all ... Read more...

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Winslet, DiCaprio ‘most romantic onscreen couple in cinema history’


March 23rd, 2011 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 23 (ANI): Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet have been named the most romantic onscreen couple of all time.The survey of moviegoers saw the pair voted ahead of classic on ... Read more...

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Oz mums would rather change dirty nappies than get life insurance


March 8th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 8 (ANI): A survey has found that mums in Australia would rather change dirty diapers, visit the dentist or get a pap smear than face the reality of getting life ... Read more...

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Bristol Palin’s memoir to hit stands this summer


March 2nd, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 2 (ANI): Bristol Palin is following in her mother former Alaska governor Sarah Palin's footsteps and is set to come up with her memoir that will hit the stands ... Read more...

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Netflix signs a streaming deal with Disney


December 9th, 2010 - 12:45 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Dec 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Netflix has signed a new streaming deal with Disney. As part of the deal, now Netflix will be able to stream TV shows ... Read more...

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Rudd ‘roasted for gate-crashing’ Clinton’s ‘Q&A show’


November 10th, 2010 - 3:46 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, Nov 10 (ANI): Australian Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd has been condemned for demanding a place to share the limelight with the US Secretary of State, in a heavily promoted 'Q&A ... Read more...

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Show thrower says ex-Oz PM Howard deserved ‘a lot worse’for Iraq War involvement


October 26th, 2010 - 11:41 am ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct. 26 (ANI): A man who threw a shoe at former Australian Prime Minister John Howard on last night's Q&A program on ABC TV said he "deserves a lot worse" than ... Read more...

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Kevin Rudd called Ban Ki-moon ‘Spanky Banky’, reveals book


October 18th, 2010 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 18 (ANI): Australian Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd and his office privately referred to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon as 'Spanky Banky', a new book has revealed.ABC TV's Barrie Cassidy ... Read more...

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‘CWG stadium sting dishonest’


September 29th, 2010 - 5:04 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Popular Australian TV channel ABC claimed that the alleged sting operation by another Channel Seven on alleged security lapse at the Commonwealth Games was "ridiculous and dishonest", ... Read more...

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CWG stadium sting dishonest: ABC


September 29th, 2010 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Popular Australian TV channel ABC says the sting operation by Channel Seven on an alleged security lapse at the Commonwealth Games main venue Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium ... Read more...

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Oz opposition party demands more security advice for athletes at Delhi Games


September 26th, 2010 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sep 26 (ANI): Australia's opposition party has asked the Julia Gillard Government to give athletes participating in the 2010 Commonwealth Games more advice on the security situation in New Delhi.Prime ... Read more...

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‘Exposure to unnecessary risks killing Afghan troops’


September 21st, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 21 (IANS) An email by an unnamed soldier posted in Afghanistan, leaked to the press Tuesday, said troops in Afghanistan were exposed to unnecessary risks and were dying because of ... Read more...

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Uncut version of ‘Elvis’ finally releases in Britain


August 18th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 18 (IANS) It has taken 30 years for Elvis Presley's film to arrive in Britain - on the 75th birth anniversary of the legend, the film titled "Elvis" is ... Read more...

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Stephen McPherson Quits As ABC Entertainment Group President


July 28th, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey July 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After six years of his tenure as the programming chief of ABC networks, Stephen McPherson has resigned from the post of the President of ABC Entertainment ... Read more...

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Oz central bank embroiled in sex and banknote bribe deals


May 24th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 24 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of Australia is embroiled in allegations of bribery to win foreign contracts.According to The Age, a Reserve Bank of Australia currency firm was willing to ... Read more...

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Pammie voted off ‘Dancing With The Stars’


May 5th, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 5 (ANI): Former Baywatch star Pamela Anderson has been voted off 'Dancing With The Stars', the US version of Strictly Come Dancing.Although judges on the hit ABC TV show praised ... Read more...

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Young Liberal in Obama ‘monkey’ Twitter scandal to be expelled


April 16th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Apr.16 (ANI): A young Liberals' member who called Barack Obama a "monkey" on Twitter during the US President's interview on the ABC will be expelled, says the Queensland Liberal National ... Read more...

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Young Liberals caught up in Obama ‘monkey’ Twitter scandal


April 16th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Apr.16 (ANI): The Queensland Liberal National Party (LNP) has condemned the action of a member allegedly responsible for calling Barack Obama a "monkey" on Twitter during the US president's interview ... Read more...

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Oz Foreign Minister to discuss Commonwealth Games preparation during India visit


March 1st, 2010 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Perth (Australia), Mar. 1 (ANI): Australian Foreign Minister Stephen Smith left the Western Australian capital of Perth this morning for India, where he hopes to discuss Commonwealth Games preparations with the concerned ... Read more...

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‘Ugly Betty’ to end in April


January 28th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 28 (IANS) Bad news for the fans of the popular US TV show "Ugly Betty" as the producers have decided to wrap it up after its ongoing fourth season comes ... Read more...

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“The Librarian Series” Searched By The Netizens


December 26th, 2009 - 6:41 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri,Dec.26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After successfully completing two seasons, the audience of 'The Librarian series', are once again searching for some interesting dope on the TV show. For those who are ... Read more...

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Gore denies being a carbon billionaire, hits back at critics


November 4th, 2009 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 4 (ANI): Former US Vice President Al Gore has hit back at his critics who have described him as the world's first carbon billionaire following his investments in green energy ... Read more...

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TV journalist of Indian origin attacked in Australia


July 27th, 2009 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 27(ANI): A young Indian origin TV journalist was threatened and attacked after she went underground to reveal migration and education scams in Australia.Many foreign students, mostly Indians have become victims ... Read more...

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Ryan O’Neal to wed cancer-stricken Farrah Fawcett on her “deathbed”


June 23rd, 2009 - 11:25 am ICT by ANI
London, June 23 (ANI): Ryan O'Neal is set to exchange vows with Farrah Fawcett before she succumbs to the cancer that has ravaged her body.While in an interview, O'Neal said that the ... Read more...

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Wipeout Contestant application details


June 11th, 2009 - 10:15 pm ICT by GD
The application form for the contestants seeking to take part in ABC network's hit TV show "Wipeout" can be found by logging onto http://abc.go.com/site/casting.html. The applicants just have to follow simple instructions ... Read more...

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14 Indian American kids make it to ‘Spelling Bee’ semis


May 28th, 2009 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 28 (IANS) Fourteen Indian American kids have made it to the semi finals of the Scripps National Spelling Bee contest with three of them among top contenders for ... Read more...

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Bachelor Jason chooses Melissa, but still loves Molly


March 3rd, 2009 - 6:45 pm ICT by David M N James
ABC TV delighted with a one hour and 45 minutes of a true love tangle, which ended with the Bachelor Hason Mesnick sending Molly Malaney packing. Jason was gasping and gaping, ... Read more...

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A passenger aircraft goes down in Baton Rouge


February 28th, 2009 - 4:12 pm ICT by David M N James
A civilian plane has crashed in Baton Rouge.A small civilian plane has crashed in Baton Rouge. According to a breaking news bulletin on ABC TV, the aircraft is a small civilian ... Read more...

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Pakistan must take ’significant action’ against terrorists: McCain


December 15th, 2008 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 15 (IANS) Defeated Republican presidential candidate John McCain has said Pakistan must show India it's taking significant action against those responsible for Mumbai terror attacks, some of whom live in ... Read more...

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Police arrest and then release Oz fans for wearing T-shirts with offensive slogans


October 21st, 2008 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
Mohali, Oct.21 (ANI): Mohali Police on Tuesday arrested a group of Australian fans watching the second Test between India and Australia for wearing T-shirts with offensive slogans. "Today, we found some Australian ... Read more...

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Palin links Iraq to 9/11


September 12th, 2008 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
Fort Wainwright (Alaska), Sept.12 (ANI): Republican vice-presidential nominee and Alaska Governor Sarah Palin has told an Iraq-bound brigade of soldiers that included her son that the war in that country is ... Read more...

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Trista and Ryan getting a news show as talks of a new baby and a divorce give them bad hype


June 4th, 2008 - 7:49 pm ICT by David M N James
Trista and Ryan Sutter, who were married after meeting on the hit reality show ‘The Bachelorette,’ are reportedly in talks with Martha Stuart to get their own TV series. The ABC TV ... Read more...

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