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Singhvi blames ‘organised gang’ as CD goes viral on web (Lead)


April 21st, 2012 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) With a controversial CD allegedly featuring him going viral on internet, Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi Saturday accused "motivated interests" of fielding "an organised gang" ... Read more...

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Sensationalism, says Singhvi as CD goes viral on web


April 21st, 2012 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) With a controversial CD featuring Abhishek Manu Singhvi going viral on internet, the senior Congress leader has lashed out at social networking sites, saying they ... Read more...

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‘A Good Old Fashioned Orgy’-not as bad as its name (IANS Movie Review)


February 18th, 2012 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "A Good Old Fashioned Orgy"; Cast: Jason Sudeikis, Leslie Bibb, Tyler Labine; Directors: Alex Gregory, Peter Huyck; Rating: ***It is the ultimate male fantasy - to be part of an ... Read more...

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Bipasha on thanking spree! (Movie Snippets)


January 2nd, 2012 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) Bollywood actress Bipasha Basu chose to step into the New Year by expressing gratitude to her friends, family, staff and fans for standing by ... Read more...

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Most Bollywood celebs condemn Pawar slapping


November 25th, 2011 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 25 (IANS) Most Bollywood celebrities Friday condemned the incident in which Maharashtra political heavyweight and union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar was slapped by a youth to protest corruption ... Read more...

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Tainted Pakistan cricketers, agent get jail


November 3rd, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 3 (IANS) Former Pakistan cricket captain Salman Butt will spend 30 months in jail, fast bowler Mohammad Asif a year and 19-year-old Mohammad Aamir six months in a ... Read more...

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No films for friends in Bollywood: Zayed Khan


September 27th, 2011 - 9:11 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) It seems Zayed Khan lives by the adage "don't mix friendship with business". The actor says he didn't approach any big name for his debut ... Read more...

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Social networking teens may turn drinks, drugs addicted


August 26th, 2011 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 26 (IANS) Teenagers using social networking sites like Facebook are risking themselves to end up being addicted to drink and drugs, researchers have found.Scientists at the National ... Read more...

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Emeril Lagasse to join ‘Top Chef’


August 11th, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Texas, Aug 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Celebrated chef Emeril Lagasse has been handed a role on the reality television show “Top Chef.” Bravo has announced that the restaurateur will be a judge on ... Read more...

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Bad friendship will result in trouble: Karunanidhi


June 3rd, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 3 (IANS) Recalling an adage, DMK president M. Karunanidhi, who turned 88 Friday, said "bad friend would result in trouble".Karunanidhi's birthday is a low-key affair this year coming ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Osama’s path cannot be called ‘Islamic terrorism’: Karunanidhi


May 3rd, 2011 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 3 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and DMK president M. Karunanidhi Tuesday said the path taken by the slain Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden cannot be termed ... Read more...

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Britney’s son’s name Jayden tops list of most hated names in America


April 30th, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 30 (ANI): An informal study on the most hated names has revealed that Jayden, which happens to be the name of Britney Spears' youngest son, is the most hated ... Read more...

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Kardashian to show skin in sexy Super Bowl ad for Skechers


February 3rd, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 03 (ANI): Kim Kardashian is all set to show skin in a new ad for Skechers during the Super Bowl.The reality starlet will be showing lots of skin in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Women really do sweat far less than men


October 8th, 2010 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 8 (ANI): The adage 'men perspire, women glow' seems to be correct, for a new study has shown that men are much more efficient at sweating than women.The study by ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

How to get more attention on Facebook


September 23rd, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sep 23 (ANI): Not getting enough comments on your Facebook status updates? Well, post a photo on Friday and you'll be bombarded with those much-loved likes and comments, says a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Harrison Ford marries Calista Flockhart


June 18th, 2010 - 9:37 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New Mexico, Jun 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After dating for 8 years, Harrison Ford has finally married Calista Flockhart. They have been engaged since the last 16 months. They married at ... Read more...

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“People expect controversies” - Deepika, on her teaming up with Lara and Jiah


April 23rd, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 23, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The adage of more the merrier doesn't exactly hold true when it comes to multiple actresses in a film. Two may just be a picnic but three ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

High Flying Vikrum


April 5th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 5, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Vikrum Kumar is adventurous at heart. Sky diving at 15000 ft up in the air from a flying jet is no mean feat and the actor has ... Read more...

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HIV positive children dream big… unaware of their ill health


November 30th, 2009 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Prashant K. Nanda Hyderabad, Nov 30 (IANS) Ignorance is bliss and this adage perhaps best suits a group of children in Andhra Pradesh who want to make it big by becoming doctors, ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

No pain, no gain applies to happiness too


October 30th, 2009 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 30 (IANS) 'No pain, no gain' adage applies to happiness too, according to new research. People who work hard at improving a skill or ability, such as mastering a math ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Gandhians in Ahmedabad laud government’s austerity drive


September 18th, 2009 - 9:48 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, Sep 18(ANI): In contrast to leaders of some political parties, who are criticising the austerity measures mooted by the government as mere 'tokenism', Gandhians associated with the Sabarmati Ashram at Ahmedabad ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Outspoken pupils perform better


September 4th, 2009 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 4 (ANI): A new study has given kids the perfect excuse to throw traditional classroom adage "Sit quietly then teacher will begin" out of the window: Outspoken children learn more.Edinburgh ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Love Khichdi’ - worth just a taste (IANS Film Review; Rating:**)


August 29th, 2009 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
By Joginder Tuteja Film: "Love Khichdi"; Cast: Randeep Hooda, Sadaa Sayed, Rituparna Sengupta, Divya Dutta, Riya Sen, Kalpana Pandit, Sonali Kulkarni and Jesse Randhawa; Director: Srinivas Bhashyam; Rating: **If only "Love Khichdi" would ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Women don’t always fall for tall men


July 2nd, 2009 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 2 (ANI): It may be time to reconsider the adage that bigger is better, for a new study has shown that traditional hunter-gatherers in Tanzania don't consider height to be ... Read more...

Posted in World |

What’s common between RUNWAY and WOODSTOCK VILLA?


July 1st, 2009 - 7:00 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Joginder TutejaIt's a known adage that when a film maker doesn't have any story to tell, he tries to perk up the narrative by using jump cuts, freeze frames and ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

This Friday, all eyes on PAYING GUESTS


June 19th, 2009 - 6:25 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Joginder TutejaOk, so Bollywood is still not smiling even though the producers have called off the strike. Last week's two releases, KAL KISSNE DEKHA as well as ZOR LAGAA KE ... Read more...

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Nachle Ve with Gayatri Patel


June 9th, 2009 - 2:58 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
The new dancing sensation, Gayatri Patel is very excited about her up coming film 'Lets Dance'. The actress in an exclusive chit-chat reveals her experience and expecation from the Bollywood industry. ... Read more...

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Mani Ratnam’s new year gift to Nikhil Dwevedi


May 16th, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
You need to lose some to win some, as the adage goes. And for Nikhil Dwivedi to win a role in none other than Mani Ratnam's film Ravana, he will have ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Stronger rules needed to check slow over rates: Wisden


April 9th, 2009 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, April 9 (IANS) Cricketing Bible Wisden has come out with a solution to check the dawdling pace of Test cricket. Teams and captains have been repeatedly warned and fined for failing ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Food, not money may be key to winning cricketer’s compliance on the field: Wisden


April 9th, 2009 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.9 (ANI): It seems, that the way to win a cricketer's compliance on the filed of play is not through his wallet, but through his stomach.In its 146th edition, Wisden Cricketers' ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

With ‘future’ films failing, will ‘Kal Kissne Dekha’ do the trick?


April 9th, 2009 - 10:03 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Joginder Tuteja'Kal Kissne Dekha' is a common adage heard whenever a conversation veers towards future. Time and again one wonders about what future has in hold for us but the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

EC files criminal case against Varun Gandhi


March 17th, 2009 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 17 (ANI): The Election Commission on Tuesday filed a criminal case under non-bailable law against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Varun Gandhi for his inflammatory speech against ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Tripuras Jirania block registers 97 per cent literacy rate


September 21st, 2008 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
By Pinaki DasAgartala, Sept 20 (ANI): Education is the key that opens up many doors. To a great extent it is true, and the people of Jirania block in West Tripura ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Men really do prefer blondes: Jessica Alba


July 10th, 2008 - 3:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 10 (ANI): Jessica Alba found out just how true the adage Gentlemen Prefer Blondes was when she dyed her tresses blonde three years ago.Alba bleached her hair for her ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Love really does make you blind


July 8th, 2008 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 8 (ANI): They say love is blind. Now, theres scientific evidence suggesting that the adage might be true.According to researchers at Florida State University in Tallahassee, US, people who ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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