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Olympics: Heartbreak for Liu and Idowu in Tuesday’s qualification


August 7th, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 7 (IANS) There were two major surprises Tuesday on the athletics track as China's 110 metres hurdler Liu Xiang and British triple-jump hope Phillips Idowu both failed to ... Read more...

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Phelps to swim 400m medley at US trials


June 25th, 2012 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 25 (IANS) American swimming icon Michael Phelps has confirmed that he will participate in the 400-metre individual medley at the US Olympic swimming trials.Phelps, winner of the ... Read more...

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I forgot about Father’s Day, says Andre


June 19th, 2012 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 19 (IANS) Singer Peter Andre says he forgot about the Father's Day because it was his ex-wife Katie Price's turn to spend time with their children and he ... Read more...

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Dating a star makes things easier: Cooper


September 23rd, 2011 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 23 (IANS) Actor Bradley Cooper believes it's "easier" for him to date a celebrity because they will understand what life in the public eye is like.Cooper, who ... Read more...

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Feels sensational to claim No.1 spot: Flower


August 18th, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 18 (IANS) England coach Andy Flower says that getting to the No.1 spot in Tests was a goal that spurred the whole team against India."It feels simply sensational ... Read more...

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Brit woman gives birth to own cousin after becoming surrogate for aunt


April 7th, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 7 (ANI): A woman in Britain gave birth to her own cousin after she agreed to become a surrogate mother to help her aunt, who had been struggling for 15-years ... Read more...

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US man claims to have filmed legendary Bigfoot


March 25th, 2011 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 25 (ANI): A man in North Carolina, US, has claimed that he has managed to capture the legendary Bigfoot on his video camera.Thomas Byers was driving with a friend when ... Read more...

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Love for tennis can take Federer beyond 20 Grand Slam titles: Annacone


January 13th, 2011 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 13 (ANI): Tennis ace Roger Federer can increase his number of Grand Slam titles beyond the 20-mark as long as he stays in love with the game, according to ... Read more...

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Australian skipper Michael Clarke says team is improving well, hope to peak up by summer


October 16th, 2010 - 11:10 pm ICT by ANI
Kochi, Oct.16 (ANI): Australian captain Michael Clarke said here on Saturday, that the team is improving well, and hoped to peak by summer.Clarke praised master blaster Sachin Tendulkar's outstanding performances, adding ... Read more...

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Christina Hendricks has ‘old Hollywood glam with a modern twist’


October 4th, 2010 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 4 (ANI): In a world where size zero is considered the best, 'Mad Men's' voluptuous master of office politics Christina Hendricks, is poised for even greater fame when her ... Read more...

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Gifted kids as prone to failure as to success


September 27th, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 27 (ANI): Kids, who are gifted with one talent or the other, are just as likely to fail in life as succeed, revealed a new study.As part of one of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Irfan Khan’s Loss


July 27th, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 27, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Irfan is an international actor. Madholal Keep Walking was offered to Irfan but he didn't respond. Finally the producer turned to Bengali film superstar Subrat ... Read more...

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Dogs steal food discreetly to avoid getting caught


July 26th, 2010 - 3:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 26 (ANI): Next time a cookie is stolen from your jar, don't blame your kid as your dog could behind it too.A recent study has revealed that just like children, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘The Sorcerer’s Apprentice’ - A love letter to New York


July 15th, 2010 - 3:03 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 15 (IANS) If you think Nicolas Cage's latest flick "The Sorcerer's Apprentice" is all about magic and witchcraft then dodge it, for the film is also an ode to ... Read more...

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Sean Penn praised for Haiti relief work


July 12th, 2010 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 12 (ANI): Officials have praised Sean Penn's relief work in Haiti, branding it as "an amazing achievement".The actor co-founded the Jenkins-Penn Haiti Relief Organization after the devastating disaster, ... Read more...

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Pitt accepts me with all my flaws, says Jolie


July 8th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 08 (ANI): 'Tomb Raider' star Angelina Jolie has insisted that her partner Brad Pitt loves her unconditionally and has accepted her with all her flaws.The actress raises six children, ... Read more...

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Sandra was proud of me: Jesse James


May 26th, 2010 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 26 (IANS) Jesse James claims his estranged wife Sandra Bullock was "proud" of him when he went to rehab. James, who underwent treatment for rumoured sex addiction, says he ... Read more...

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Shimla hosts Mahatma Gandhi photo exhibition


January 31st, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Shimla, Jan 31 (ANI): A state-run museum Shimla has mounted an exhibition of rare photographs of Mahatma Gandhi to pay homage to the country's iconic freedom fighter on his 62nd death anniversary ... Read more...

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Meet Lindsay Lohan, the artistic adviser


October 4th, 2009 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 4 (ANI): Lindsay Lohan, whose life and career have always made headlines for all the wrong reasons, describes her role at Ungaro spring/summer 2010 collection at Paris Fashion Week ... Read more...

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Man City will be top team in Manchester this season, claims Adebayor


August 23rd, 2009 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.23 (ANI): Togo international Emmanuel Adebayor has claimed that Manchester City will be the top team in Machester this season."I don't think it will be long before we are the ... Read more...

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Trust Mallika Sherawat to take us by surprise every time


July 10th, 2009 - 8:47 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The sensational actress is now the first Indian star invited to visit Twitter headquarters in San Francisco, California.The sexy siren has a popular Bollywood presence on Twitter via her page "@MallikaLA'. ... Read more...

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Dave Koz to get Own Star in Walk of Fame


March 7th, 2009 - 12:46 am ICT by GD
One of America's most eligible bachelors Dave Koz is a Platinum-selling saxophonist, a radion star and philanthropist but he is also about to get his own star on the Hollywood Boulevard ... Read more...

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Mariah Carey to record duet with hubbys bro?


January 22nd, 2009 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 22 (ANI): Mariah Carey is surely a dedicated sister-in-lawthe singer is doing a duet with hubby Nick Cannons younger brother to promote his new album.The Hero hitmaker is lending ... Read more...

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Jenna Fischer would rather shed her clothes on a movie set than at home


January 3rd, 2009 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 3 (ANI): While most starlets find being naked on a film set daunting, American actress Jenna Fischer has revealed that she would rather do it on screen than at ... Read more...

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Jennifer Aniston says Pitt is doing great after divorce


November 13th, 2008 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 13 (ANI): After a candid interview with Vogue, Jennifer Aniston has again discussed her personal life with Oprah Winfrey on her chat show, and said that ex-hubby Brad Pitt ... Read more...

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Tevez determined to be Rooneys long-term partner at ManU


October 21st, 2008 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 21 (ANI): Argentine forward Carlos Tevez is determined to show Manchester United coach Alex Ferguson that he should be Wayne Rooneys long-term partner.Tevez has been left in the ... Read more...

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Novel approach to squeeze light may open doors for optical communications


July 31st, 2008 - 4:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 31 (ANI): Scientists at the University of California, Berkeley, claim to have discovered a technique that can help squeeze light into tighter spaces than ever thought possible. The researchers ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Simple method may revolutionise genetic profiling, disease detection


July 1st, 2008 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 30 (ANI): Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) claim to have invented a simple and inexpensive method for reading DNA (or RNA) ... Read more...

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Fuming Sharapova considering legal action against WTA


May 6th, 2008 - 1:02 pm ICT by admin
London, May 6 (ANI): A fuming Maria Sharapova is seriously considering the option of legal action against the Womens Tennis Association (WTA) for being forced into doing a promotional photshoot on ... Read more...

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Restoring rainforests is a realistic possibility


March 28th, 2008 - 4:02 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 28 (ANI): A new research has determined that it may be possible to restore a tropical rainforest ecosystem.Carried out by researchers from the Boyce Thompson Institute in US, the ... Read more...

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