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Depp’s strange hobby; collects Barbie dolls


July 31st, 2012 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 31 (IANS) Actor Johnny Depp is passionate about accumulating star figurines."He owns dozens of limited edition Barbies. He's also got dolls based on Beyonce and Destiny's ... Read more...

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New Barbie dolls for Olympics 2012


July 26th, 2012 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 26 (IANS) Mattel Toys India has launched new editions of the "Barbie I Can Be" range of dolls to commemorate the entire female contingent for Olympics 2012, a ... Read more...

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Minaj finds it boring to look sexy


February 15th, 2012 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 15 (IANS) Rapper Nicki Minaj says trying to look sexy for men is "boring".The 29-year-old, famous for her flamboyant outfits and obsession with Barbie dolls, feels it's important ... Read more...

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Iran shutting down shops selling Barbies?


January 22nd, 2012 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 22 (IANS) Toy shops in Iran are being closed down for selling Barbie dolls, as the leggy plastic toys have been deemed immoral for their revealing outfits, The ... Read more...

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Barbie dolls inspired by Kardashian sisters


January 6th, 2012 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 6 (IANS) Kardashian sisters Kim, Kourtney and Khloe have teamed up with the ultimate glamour girl, Barbie, to launch their own range of the legendary dolls.According ... Read more...

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Kim, Khloe and Kourtney Kardashian to inspire Barbie dolls


January 5th, 2012 - 9:58 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Kardshians may not be going anywhere soon, at least that is what a new report suggests. US Weekly reports that the Kardashian sisters may ... Read more...

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Abhishek goes back to school! (Movie Snippets)


December 24th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) Abhishek Bachchan, busy in the promotions of his forthcoming film "Players", went down memory lane when he visited one of his old schools in ... Read more...

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Emily Blunt wanted to be a boy


December 20th, 2010 - 12:48 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 19 (IANS) British actress Emily Blunt says she was "determined" to be a boy when she was younger and thinks it is funny she has been cast as a princess ... Read more...

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FBI Discharges An Internal Memo Against Barbie Video Girl, Warning Of Its Potential Use For Child Pornography


December 8th, 2010 - 12:25 am ICT by Pen Men At Work
December 7, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), the premier investigatory American institution, has discharged a warning against the Barbie Video Girl (BVG), with the FBI expressing ... Read more...

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iPod tops kids’ Christmas wish list


November 28th, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 28 (ANI): Christmas is set to go hi-tech this season and iPods are the most sought after gadgets kids want for Christmas.This year's big-ticket items include Apple iPods, gaming consoles, ... Read more...

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Emily Blunt was a tomboy child


November 27th, 2010 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 27 (IANS) Hollywood actress Emily Blunt says she was a tomboy when she was younger and would even "throw tantrums" if her parents made her wear pink clothes.The "Devil Wears ... Read more...

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Katrina Kaif: The Perfect Barbie Doll!


November 25th, 2010 - 8:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
This B-town Barbie doll unveiled the plastic Barbie doll which has been made to look exactly like her in look and poise. The look given to the doll is same as ... Read more...

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Wal-Mart looking into the reasons why their Black Friday 2010 ads was leaked


November 15th, 2010 - 10:47 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) This is exactly what Wal-Mart feared. After threatening legal action against Black Friday ads leak, Wal-Mart’s Black Friday ad has been leaked. The company hoped to ... Read more...

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‘Busty’ Barbie Generates Hullabaloo In America


May 25th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 25, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A fresh barbie doll, supplied the suggestive nickname of ‘Busty Barbie’, has emerged in the marketplace in America. With this barbie doll, what has ... Read more...

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Anandi, Teepri play with Barbie


April 16th, 2010 - 10:15 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 16, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):What happens when small screen's biggest child actor and an iconic bahu come together under one roof? Ideally, one will expect few ego clashes. However, that's not ... Read more...

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11-year-old from Meghalaya has designs on fashion (With Images)


April 2nd, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, April 2 (IANS) While other children her age have little idea about what they want to do in life, 11-year-old Shillong-born Naphibanroi Khongstid is already fashioning her fledging career as a ... Read more...

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‘Mad Men’ Barbies in the pipeline


March 11th, 2010 - 9:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Mar 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Barbie dolls inspired by the television drama ‘Mad Men’ are in the pipeline. The manufacturers of the acclaimed doll revealed that plans are afoot to ... Read more...

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Walmart under fire for cutting price of black Barbies to nearly half of white ones


March 11th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 11 (ANI): American supermarket chain Walmart has received flak for selling black Barbie dolls at a lesser price than white Barbies.A new pic on the website FunnyJunk.com shows Mattel's darker-skinned ... Read more...

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Barbie Doll all set to come as a Computer Engineer version too


February 16th, 2010 - 12:17 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Feb 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Barbie Doll is the omnipresent toy of the little girls in their childhood, and almost very little girl has played with them and also dressed ... Read more...

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Barbie Adorns A New Role Of Computer Engineer


February 15th, 2010 - 8:57 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Blonde doll Barbie is pursuing a brand new career in information technology. As per the reports, the doll is all set to come out of the ... Read more...

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Rowling, Clijsters, Sweden’s Crown Princess turned into Barbie dolls


February 4th, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 4 (ANI): The world's largest toy maker Mattel has turned its Barbie dolls into role models by making them in the image of British author JK Rowling, tennis champion ... Read more...

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Mitch Fatel’s Album Cover Flaunts One Of Tiger Woods’ Mistresses


December 31st, 2009 - 8:25 pm ICT by GD
By Meena KarDec.31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Mitch Fatel is known for his skills as a comedian. Now the famous entertainer of the stand-up comedy world- Mitch Fatel, is playing his cards right by ... Read more...

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Glamorous Barbie becomes burka-clad for charity


December 15th, 2009 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 15 (ANI): Toy doll Barbie, known for her glamorous clothes and pneumatic figure, has undergone a traditional makeover for charity.The new burka-clad Barbie dolls along with 500 other dolls are ... Read more...

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Barbie Katrina to be launched in December


November 20th, 2009 - 3:36 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
It seems the Barbie war is going to the next level as the vivacious beauty; Katrina Kaif is finally getting the honour of being the one. The toy brand Mattel has ... Read more...

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Barbie dolls wearing Indian sari, burqa go under the hammer


November 19th, 2009 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
Florence, Nov 19 (IANS/AKI) Barbie dolls clad in Indian sari, wearing the Muslim burqa and the Japanese kimono are among a collection due to go under the hammer in the central Italian ... Read more...

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New avatar of ‘Sara’ to fight Iran’s battle against ‘Barbie’


October 9th, 2009 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Oct 9 (DPA) Iran has renewed its effort to fight Barbie dolls with an Islamic model and avoid a "cultural invasion", media reports said Friday. In 1996, Iran branded the highly popular ... Read more...

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Robert Pattison’s, Kristen Stewart’s ‘Twilight’ characters turned into Barbie dolls


August 17th, 2009 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 17 (ANI): Fans can now hold Robert Pattison and Kristen Stewart, as new range of merchandise of the hit film 'Twilight' offers characters of the movie Edward Cullen and ... Read more...

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‘Twilight’ stars to have their own Barbie dolls


July 3rd, 2009 - 11:33 am ICT by ANI
Washington, July 3 (ANI): Fans of 'Twilight' stars Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart's can rejoice, for the actors are set to get their own Barbie dolls.The figures based on the characters of ... Read more...

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Klum, Pattinson to get dolled up as Barbies


June 26th, 2009 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 26 (ANI): Heidi Klum and Robert Pattinson will soon be in your arms for cuddling purposes, all thanks to Mattel!The giant has announced new coming attractions to its ... Read more...

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All revamped, International Dolls Museum set to open doors in Chandigarh


June 10th, 2009 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Alkesh Sharma Chandigarh, June 10 (IANS) Once again, the inhabitants of Chandigarh, especially children can enjoy a glimpse of the art and culture of various countries -- and that too without stepping ... Read more...

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Toymaker Mattel fined for lead poisoning of kids


June 6th, 2009 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 6 (DPA) US toymaker Mattel Inc has been fined $2.3 million by the United States' Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) for importing lead-tainted toys from China. Mattel and its subsidiary Fisher-Price ... Read more...

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Katrina is on high


April 4th, 2009 - 5:21 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Katrina Kaif has not only got the cream of Bollywood projects but has also been declared as the face of the Indian Barbie. No mean achievement this. No other Indian actress ... Read more...

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Katrina Will Be The Face Of The Barbie Doll From This September


March 30th, 2009 - 10:05 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Subhash K JhaKatrna's face will now adorn the Barbie dolls. And the actress is for once openly flattered."I'd call it a fun honour. To have your face on dolls that ... Read more...

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I’m the first Indian to be the face of Barbie: Katrina Kaif


March 29th, 2009 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, March 29 (IANS) British-born actress Katrina Kaif, whose face will now adorn Barbie dolls, says contrary to what people believe her Barbie is not an Indian counterpart of ... Read more...

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Khloe Kardashian tells Senator proposing Barbie ban to ‘’suck an egg”


March 14th, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 14 (ANI): Socialite Khloe Kardashian has sent out a message to a West Virginia Senator, in favour of putting a ban on Barbie dolls, telling him to suck an ... Read more...

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