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Lost goat goes into Idaho music store


April 20th, 2011 - 9:31 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Idaho, April 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A goat wandered into a music store in Idaho on Monday. Officials have since taken the animal to the Idaho Falls Animal Shelter where it is being ... Read more...

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Classical Maestro Daniel Barenboim reveals he is a fan of rock music


April 10th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 10 (ANI): Seven-time Grammy winning pianist and conductor Daniel Barenboim has revealed that heis a closet rock fan.The classical musical aficionado made the revelation when he celebrated the 60th ... Read more...

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Beethoven, Elgar, Rachmaninoff are favourite choices of castaways


March 31st, 2011 - 3:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 31 (ANI): It seems that classical music provides the best comfort when marooned on a desert island, with most people opting for Beethoven, Elgar and Rachmaninoff.The eight most popular ... Read more...

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Joseph Gordon-Levitt might star in ‘The Dark Knight Rises’


February 3rd, 2011 - 12:00 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There are reports that Joseph Gordon-Levitt might star in ‘The Dark Knight Rises’. The movie already boasts of a cast that comprises of Anne Hathaway, ... Read more...

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Meet the giant dog ‘Down Under’ that eats like a horse


September 13th, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sep 13 (ANI): An Oz dog lover is having a challenging time maintaining his new great Pyrenees-Snowbear or 'Bear'-as he eats a lot.According to the Parramatta Advertiser, Gary Randfleish bought the ... Read more...

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Oz woman puts struggling poet husband up for sale on eBay!


April 24th, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, April 24 (ANI): It has emerged that an Ivanhoe woman has put her struggling poet husband "up for sale" on eBay.Sonya Semmens decided to offer up the chance to become patron ... Read more...

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Mozart’s Sonata keeps preemies healthy


January 8th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 8 (ANI): A new study has shown that just 30 minutes of Mozart's sonata can help premature babies stay healthy.The study led by Dr. Dror Mandel and Dr. Ronit Lubetzky ... Read more...

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Spain’s New Year fete features EU theme


January 2nd, 2010 - 3:32 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, Jan 2 (IANS/EFE) At midnight Spain greeted its half-year rotating presidency of the European Union (EU), lighting up a dozen public buildings with the blue of the EU flag. After the bells ... Read more...

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“Scooby-Doo! The Mystery Begins” Hit Television Screens


September 14th, 2009 - 7:45 am ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez He still has the charm in oodles of bumbling mishaps to restrain this present generation of the brat pack and draw them to the television screen like the bee to ... Read more...

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John Hughes dies at 59


August 7th, 2009 - 4:02 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The director of hit films like The Breakfast Club, Ferris Bueller's Day Off and Pretty in Pink was 59 when he collapsed and died while walking in Manhattan, New York on ... Read more...

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David Walliams to join Hollywood league


August 2nd, 2009 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 2 (ANI): British comedian David Walliams has decided to take the leap into the glamorous world of Hollywood.According to the News of the World, Walliams of the Little Britain ... Read more...

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US company to convert Jackson’s hair into diamonds


July 26th, 2009 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 26 (IANS) Bosses at a US company have unveiled a bizarre new plan to produce 10 sparkling diamonds from locks of late pop legend Michael Jackson's hair. Executives at LifeGem ... Read more...

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Babies can follow dogspeak - literally


July 21st, 2009 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 21 (IANS) Babies can follow dogspeak, with little or no exposure to dogs, says a new study. Infants just six months old can match the sounds of an angry snarl and ... Read more...

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Babies can understand dog barks


July 21st, 2009 - 12:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 21 (ANI): Babies are not as naive as we think they are - at least as far as canines are concerned. A new study has claimed that infants just 6 ... Read more...

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Igor Stravinsky- Quintessential composer


June 17th, 2009 - 11:09 pm ICT by GD
Igor Stravinsky was a was a Russian composer, pianist and conductor. In his childhood his parents wanted him to become a lawyer but his interest in music and composition pulled him ... Read more...

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Mumbai attacks inspired value of unity: Amjad Ali Khan


February 10th, 2009 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 10 (IANS) The Mumbai terror attacks that shocked the entire nation last year also inspired the "value of togetherness" among Indians, sarod maestro Ustad Amjad Ali Khan said here Tuesday."What ... Read more...

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EU’’s new online library reopens after crashing


December 26th, 2008 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 26 (ANI): The European Union''s digital library, Europeana, which crashed on its opening day, is back in operation.European Commission spokesman Martin Selmayr said the website was working after its ... Read more...

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Jane Fonda set for Broadway return


November 5th, 2008 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 5 (ANI): American actress Jane Fonda will make her Broadway comeback to perform in 33 Variations early next year.The Oscar-winning star made her Broadway debut in 1960 with There ... Read more...

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Sarod maestro wraps up successful British tour


June 26th, 2008 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, June 26 (IANS) Sarod maestro Ustad Amjad Ali Khan has wrapped up a successful concert tour of Britain with the London finale of his Samagam concerto performed with ... Read more...

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Music professor reveals what Beethoven actually meant to write


January 3rd, 2008 - 5:37 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 3 (ANI): A music professor from the University of Manchester has made a daring move by revising the music penned by Beethoven.After spending 10 years studying the German composer's 35 ... Read more...

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