A Pakistani man with a passion for toy cars

June 13th, 2011 - 10:57 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 13 (IANS) He claims his collection is the biggest in Pakistan. A 39-year-old man from Lahore has a craze for toy cars and has more than 4,000 "scaled-down" ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Morrison’s studio-wrecking night revealed

October 17th, 2010 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 17 (IANS) A music moghul and a technician have revealed one of the craziest nights of The Doors tragic star Jim Morrison when he destroyed a recording studio.The group was ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Tobacco product placements still prominent in teen films

April 29th, 2010 - 3:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 29(ANI): Tobacco imagery continues to feature in films rated suitable for kids and young teens, even though significant decline has been witnessed in cinematic presentation of smoking over the past ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Mattel Brings Mad Men Into Barbie’s World:No Drinking or Smoking

March 11th, 2010 - 11:00 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Mar 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The AMC cable television series "Mad Men" has became very popular among the pop culture in three short seasons. The show is portrayal of the life of ... Read more...

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Wendell August Forge Dilapidated In Fire

March 7th, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Grove City, Pennsylvania, Mar 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Wendell August forge was almost completely charred in a fire that broke out in the historic location of Grove City in Pennsylvania ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Troubled Katona locks herself in “panic room”

September 13th, 2009 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 13 (ANI): Kerry Katona has locked herself in the attic in a desperate bid to get off the money and drug pressures baffling her, it has emerged.Katona calls the dingy ... Read more...

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Pete Doherty’s house a mess

January 29th, 2009 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 29 (IANS) Troubled British rocker Pete Doherty might live in a quaint country manor house, but the interiors resemble a junk shop.The fact came out when Doherty allowed his house ... Read more...

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Drinker postman who fell from terrace while smoking sues pub

November 4th, 2008 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 4 (ANI): An English postman who fell from the terrace of a pub after going out for a cigarette, and slipped into coma for a week, has now moved ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Health conscious America junks smoking, embraces fast food

May 5th, 2008 - 5:04 pm ICT by admin
By Vishnu Makhijani Los Angeles, May 5 (IANS) This is one of the many contradictions of American society: smoking is banned on health grounds in most public places - but not in the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

McGregor happy with cigarette-free life

April 22nd, 2008 - 3:11 pm ICT by admin
London, April 22 (IANS) Movie star Ewan McGregor says he is having a generally better life after quitting smoking because of the peace of just relaxing and not having to hunt for ... Read more...

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Recalcitrant Bavarians fight pub smoking ban

April 21st, 2008 - 11:07 am ICT by admin
By Sabine Dobel Munich, April 21 (DPA) Bavaria's anti-smoking legislation was intended as the toughest in all of Germany when it was introduced at the beginning of the year, but putting it into ... Read more...

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