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In jail for 31 years, Lennon killer up for parole again


August 19th, 2012 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 19 (IANS) Mark Chapman, who was jailed in 1981 for the murder of John Lennon, is up for parole for the seventh time and may be released, a ... Read more...

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Olympic opening ceremony in numbers


July 28th, 2012 - 6:17 am ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS) Without even beginning to discuss the artistic merits of the opening ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games, a quick look at some of the ... Read more...

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McCartney raises voice to save baby elephant in India (With Image)


July 26th, 2012 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 26 (IANS) Former Beatle Paul McCartney took a break from his London Olympics performance rehearsal for Sunder, a baby elephant who has been beaten and is kept ... Read more...

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‘One Direction’ star Harry Styles is dating Emily Atack


May 21st, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, May 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The British media has reported that the member of the British-Irish boy band ‘One Direction’. Harry Styles is currently involved in a romantic relationship with The Inbetweeners ... Read more...

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Paul McCartney struggles with modern fame


March 7th, 2012 - 8:38 am ICT by IANS
London, March 7 (IANS) Former Beatle Paul McCartney says he is struggling to cope with fame in the digital age.The 69-year-old has spent most of his life in the ... Read more...

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Beatles letter put up for sale


November 15th, 2011 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 15 (IANS) A letter written by former Beatle Paul McCartney in 1960 asking a drummer to audition for the pop group will be sold in an auction.The ... Read more...

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Nancy Shevell’s wedding dress designed by Stella McCartney


October 10th, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Oct 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Nancy Shevell’s wedding dress was designed by her new step-daughter Stella McCartney. Former Beatles Paul McCartney and Nancy married in a modest ceremony in London over ... Read more...

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Shilpa Shetty’s estate taken over by squatter gang


May 28th, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 28 (IANS) A private estate in Britain that is home to a host of celebrities - including Bollywood star Shilpa Shetty - is reportedly being taken over ... Read more...

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Heather Mills hospitalized after skiing accident


May 13th, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Vienna, May 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Heather Mills was hospitalized in Austria after being involved in a skiing accident. The report says Heather was training on the mountains in Austria when the accident ... Read more...

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John Lennon’s ‘Imagine’ microphones up for grabs


April 30th, 2011 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 30 (ANI): John Lennon's microphones and equipment, through which he recorded early solo albums and hit song 'Imagine', are set to go under hammer.The former Beatle had the equipment installed ... Read more...

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Linda was an inspiration to female photographers, says Sir Paul McCartney


April 19th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 19 (ANI): Sir Paul McCartney has paid tribute to his late wife Linda's photography talent through a new book.The 68-year-old has picked some of his favourite photographs taken by ... Read more...

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Heather Mills ‘lied about abuse by Paul McCartney’


March 2nd, 2011 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 2 (ANI): Heather Mills lied about the 'abuse' she suffered at the hands of Paul McCartney when they were married, according to a lawsuit filed in the U.S.The ... Read more...

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Sir Paul McCartney to write score for New York City Ballet


February 25th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 25 (ANI): English musician Sir Paul McCartney is set to write his first original orchestral score for a ballet performance.The former Beatle is teaming-up with the New York City ... Read more...

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American Idol: Top 24 Revealed


February 24th, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Feb 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Lauren, Denise, and Scotty started the night off, but were quickly told by the professional recording artists team that they had the wrong song. They were advised to ... Read more...

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John Lennon’s never before seen art work to go on display


February 21st, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 21 (ANI): Late Beatles member John Lennon's never before seen artwork is set to go on display in a new exhibition.The Art of John Lennon will feature prints of Lennon's ... Read more...

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Brad Pitt in talks to play John Lennon?


January 8th, 2011 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 7 (IANS) Hollywood actor Brad Pitt is reportedly in talks to produce and star in a biopic about the life of legendary Beatle John Lennon.The 47-year-old actor is believed ... Read more...

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Pitt to play John Lennon in biopic


January 7th, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 07 (ANI): Brad Pitt is reportedly in secret talks to play John Lennon in a biopic.The 47-year-old actor is said to be in negotiations to portray the late Beatle ... Read more...

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Macca appeals for meat-free day in India


January 5th, 2011 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 5 (ANI): Former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney has asked Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh if he would make 12 January, the anniversary of the founding of the Indian ... Read more...

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Yoko Ono donates Lennon coin to auction benefiting children’s hospital


December 19th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 19 (ANI): John Lennon's widow Yoko Ono has donated a limited edition commemorative coin featuring the late Beatle to an auction to raise funds for a children's hospital in the ... Read more...

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Celine Dion honours Lennon by singing his ‘Imagine’


December 10th, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 10 (ANI): Celine Dion has paid a tribute to the late John Lennon during an appearance on an U.S. television show with an emotional rendition of his hit song 'Imagine'. ... Read more...

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What Did Oprah Winfrey Do To Surpass Michelle Obama?


December 7th, 2010 - 12:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
This 56-year-old television show host was at the White House during the reception of the Kennedy Center honorees. Oprah had taken special care to dress up that evening as she sported a long ... Read more...

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How Yoko Ono reacted when doc broke John Lennon’s death news


December 6th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 6 (ANI): The news of rock icon John Lennon's death shattered his wife so much that she started hitting her head against the wall, it has been revealed.The doctor who ... Read more...

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Album signed by John Lennon for his killer for sale


November 22nd, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 22 (ANI): An album that John Lennon signed for his killer David Chapman hours before he killed the former Beatle is back up for sale for an astonishing 850,000 ... Read more...

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Fans go mad for Macca’s first Brazilian gig in 18 years


November 9th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 8 (ANI): Paul McCartney's first gig in Brazil for 18 years created frenzied scenes as fans set up a makeshift village in his honour while queuing to see the ... Read more...

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Keith Richards, Macca create musical collaboration


October 27th, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 27 (ANI): Keith Richards and Sir Paul McCartney, whose bands were the biggest rivals in the Sixties, have now made a musical collaboration.The Rolling Stones guitarist, whose memoir Life ... Read more...

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Ringo Starr’s childhood home boarded up


October 27th, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 27 (ANI): Beatles drummer Ringo Starr's childhood home has been boarded up to stop fans ripping it apart.According to the Sun, the house in Madryn Street, Liverpool, has had ... Read more...

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Rare John Lennon pics taken 2 days before his death up for grabs


October 26th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 26 (ANI): Never before seen photographs of former Beatle John Lennon taken two days before he was murdered have been made public.The photos show him alongside his wife Yoko Ono ... Read more...

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Paul McCartney designs Emma Stone’s tattoo


October 19th, 2010 - 8:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Oct 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) When Hollywood actress Emma Stone had a desire for a new tattoo, then she decided to get in touch with none other than the music ... Read more...

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Yoko Ono talks about John Lennon on Beatle legend’s 70th b’day


October 6th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 6 (ANI): Beatles legend John Lennon would have been a lot more relaxed on his 70th birthday than he was on his 40th birthday, said Yoko Ono."I can't believe I'm ... Read more...

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Could Harry Potter Return? Author JK Rowling Says Maybe


October 5th, 2010 - 2:09 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) As The Associated Press points out, JK Rowling told Oprah Winfrey in a taped interview, which was aired on Friday, that it is possible that she ... Read more...

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Yoko Ono all praise for John Lennon flick


September 28th, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 28 (ANI): John Lennon's widow Yoko Ono is all praise for director Sam Taylor-Wood for his depiction of the late Beatle in his movie the 'Nowhere Boy'.At the premiere ... Read more...

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John Lennon’s family feuds end for good


September 20th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 20 (ANI): It seems all the feuds within John Lennon's family have ended for good.Yoko Ono and Julian Lennon, John's son with Cynthia Lennon have indulged in years ... Read more...

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Elizabeth Taylor, Johnny Carson were also on my hit list: Lennon killer


September 17th, 2010 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 17 (ANI): Despite other famous people like U.S. TV talk show host Johnny Carson and the actress Elizabeth Taylor on his hit-list, Mark David Chapman killed John Lennon because ... Read more...

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Macca to receive Kennedy Centre honour in White House


September 9th, 2010 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 9, (ANI): Sir Paul McCartney is to be presented with a Kennedy Center honour this December in the White House.The Kennedy Center for performing arts annually honours arts ... Read more...

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Mark David Chapman denied parole for the sixth time


September 8th, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) – Mark David Chapman, the killer of musician John Lennon, was denied parole for the sixth time by the New York state's Parole Board Commission, the New ... Read more...

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