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Bengal Tiger gets new home


August 13th, 2012 - 11:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Guadalajara, Aug 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Guadalajara, the capital city of the western Mexican State of Jalisco has been home to the 6month old Bengal tiger cub called Albert for the past 3 ... Read more...

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I dunno, says John on marriage plans (Movie Snippets)


July 30th, 2012 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) His marriage plans have always drawn public interest, but for now Bollywood actor John Abraham says he has no clue about his marriage.The 39-year-old, ... Read more...

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Ang Lee’s ‘Life of Pi’ to release in India first


June 21st, 2012 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) Director Ang Lee's magnum opus "Life of Pi", featuring Irrfan Khan and Tabu, will hit Indian screens Nov 21, ahead of its worldwide release.It will ... Read more...

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Ang Lee praises Suraj Sharma’s work in ‘Life of Pi’ (With Images)


April 27th, 2012 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 27 (IANS) Oscar-winning director Ang Lee, who zeroed in on Indian child actor Suraj Sharma as the lead for his forthcoming movie "Life of Pi", says the ... Read more...

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Dead tiger to be stuffed, put on display at Honduran zoo


February 2nd, 2012 - 11:15 am ICT by IANS
Tegucigalpa, Feb 2 (IANS/EFE) A Bengal tiger donated by a Mexican circus to the Tegucigalpa zoo last year was put down after sustaining a hip injury. It will now be ... Read more...

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Indian-origin political leader dies in South Africa


December 31st, 2011 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
Pretoria, Dec 31 (IANS) Indian-origin political activist Amichand Rajbansi, leader of the Minority Front party in South Africa, has died at the age of 69, state-run news agency BuaNews reported.Rajbansi, ... Read more...

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Thai police arrest tiger trafficking kingpin


May 23rd, 2011 - 8:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Bangkok, May 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Thai authorities have announced that they have arrested the leader of a tiger trafficking ring. The police have been hunting for the alleged mastermind of the huge ... Read more...

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Robin Williams praised for ‘tame’ performance in Broadway debut


April 3rd, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 3 (ANI): Actor and comedian Robin Williams has been praised by critics for his "tame" performance in his Broadway debut at the official opening of Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad ... Read more...

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US teen says looking after tiger cub is like raising a dog


February 9th, 2011 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 9 (ANI): A teenage girl in America has revealed that she finds looking after a tiger cub is just like raising a dog.Felicia Frisco, 17, from Florida, has been sharing ... Read more...

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Robin Williams Debuts On Broadway With ‘Bengal Tiger At The Baghdad Zoo’


December 10th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
‘Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo’ was first played at the Center Theater Group in Los Angeles; the Center Theater Group also being the producers of the New York show. The ... Read more...

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Russell Brand gets bullock as wedding gift


November 1st, 2010 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 1 (IANS) Comedian Russell Brand and his singer wife Katy Perry have received a special wedding gift - a bullock.People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India and ... Read more...

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Ang Lee Discovers Pi!


November 1st, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 1, 2010 (Sampurn Wire) This is one piece of news that is sure to have everyone thrilled! Academy Award winning director Ang Lee of Brokeback Mountain fame  has finally zeroed in ... Read more...

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Indo-Americans urge Ang Lee to handle ‘Life of Pi’ with cultural sensitivity


October 31st, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Oct 31 (ANI): After speculations since 2009, Oscar winner Ang Lee (Brokeback Mountain) has reportedly finally given the go ahead signal on film adaptation of Yann Martel's fantasy "Life of ... Read more...

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Delhi-boy Suraj filled room with emotion: Ang Lee (With Image)


October 28th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Academy Award-winning director Ang Lee says Delhi boy Suraj Sharma had the innocence and depth of character required to play the lead role in his film "Life Of ... Read more...

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New Delhi teenager Suraj Sharma to play the lead in Ang Lee’s ‘Life of Pi’


October 27th, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New Delhi, Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A previously unknown teenager has been selected by director, Ang Lee to play the lead role of the upcoming movie “Life of Pi”.The movie is ... Read more...

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Unknown Delhi Teen Bags Lead Role In Film Adaptation Of ‘Life of Pi’


October 27th, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A New Delhi teen has been chosen to play the lead in the film based on the Booker prize winning novel 'Life of Pi'. The unknown ... Read more...

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Unknown boy from Delhi to play lead role in Ang Lee’s ‘Life of Pi’


October 27th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 27 (ANI): A teenager from Delhi, with no previous acting experience, has bagged the lead role in Ang Lee's forthcoming film 'Life of Pi', an adaptation of Canadian author Yann ... Read more...

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Russell Gifts ‘Machli’ To Katy Perry As Her Wedding Gift


October 26th, 2010 - 3:49 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 26, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): It was reported initially that Katy Perry has gifted her newly married hubby a vintage car Ford Capri as a wedding present. Now, it is the ... Read more...

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Robin Williams set to make his Broadway debut


October 23rd, 2010 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 22 (IANS) Hollywood actor Robin Williams is set to make his Broadway debut in Rajiv Joseph's "Bengal Tiger at Baghdad Zoo" where he will play a role of Bengal tiger.The ... Read more...

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Robin Williams to play Bengal Tiger on Broadway?


October 19th, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 19 (ANI): Robin Williams is in talks to return to the Broadway stage to star in Rajiv Joseph's acclaimed play Bengal Tiger At The Baghdad Zoo.The New York Times reports ... Read more...

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Alipore Zoo’s 60 spotted deer to be sent to Sunderban Park


August 7th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by ANI
By Sankha GhoshKolkata, Aug 7 (ANI): Alipore zoo authorities here have decided to release 60 spotted deer into Sunderbans Tiger Reserve to improve the food supply of Bengal tigers, which usually strayinto ... Read more...

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Impression of Project Tiger to save magnificent animal is a challenge: Ramesh


August 6th, 2010 - 9:30 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 6 (ANI): Minister of State for Environment and Forests Jairam Ramesh on Friday said one of the major challenges over the last one-year has been to change the impression ... Read more...

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Corbett National Park closes following staff strike


May 1st, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0Jim Corbett National Park (Uttarakhand), May 1 (ANI): Flash protest by forest officials and other staff has forced closure of Uttarakhand's famous Jim Corbett National Park.Many tourists had ... Read more...

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Pet Bear kills woman


October 10th, 2009 - 6:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Saylorsbur, Oct 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a tragic incident, a 37-year-old Pennsylvanian women Kelly Ann was mauled to death by her pet Bear of 9 years. The 350-pound pet beer mauled its ... Read more...

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350 pound Pet Beer kills its owner Kelly Walz


October 6th, 2009 - 6:53 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Saylorsbur, Oct 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a shocking incident, a 350-pound pet beer mauled its owner of 9 years, while she was attempting to clean the beer’s cage. Kelly had a license ... Read more...

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Pet beer kills owner


October 6th, 2009 - 6:36 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Saylorsburg, Oct 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An adventure-loving woman, who kept exotic pets such as Beer, African lion and the Bengal tiger, was killed by her pet beer that she had since 2000. ... Read more...

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Kelly Ann Walz killed by her pet bear


October 5th, 2009 - 11:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Ross Township, Oct 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An adventure-loving woman Kelly Ann Walz who liked to keep exotic animals, such as Bengal tiger and African lion as her pets was killed by her ... Read more...

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‘Scaredy-cat’ Bengal tiger too scared to climb down from 15ft tower!


September 23rd, 2009 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 23 (ANI): A Bengal tiger that climbed a 15ft activity tower is too afraid to come down, prompting zoo authorities to dub him "scaredy-cat".Two-year-old Tanvir easily scaled the activity tower ... Read more...

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Salim-Sulaiman hope to make India proud at Emmys


August 28th, 2009 - 9:44 am ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) After churning out hit numbers like "Jalwa", "Haule haule" and "Chak De! India", Bollywood's composer brothers Salim and Sulaiman Merchant are hoping to make India ... Read more...

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New Nepal wildlife discovery boosts yeti fantasies


August 10th, 2009 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Aug 10 (IANS) Almost 50 years after an expedition by Everest conqueror Sir Edmund Hillary to track down the elusive yeti of the Himalayas failed, there is fresh hope ... Read more...

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Salim-Sulaiman nominated for Emmy Awards


May 25th, 2009 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) India's music composer duo Salim-Sulaiman have been nominated for the prestigious television production awards Emmy for their composition in popular American show "Wonder Pets". The composers bagged the ... Read more...

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HASTENING THE HOLIDAYS, POGO LAUNCHES


April 8th, 2009 - 9:57 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
"THE JUNGLE BOOK' SERIES and NEW SEASON OF "CHHOTA BHEEM'New Delhi : April, 2009 - Setting the tone for the upcoming holiday season, POGO introduces captivating new series, of the classic ... Read more...

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Coach Coach Hota Hai SRK drops ‘Kolkata’ Is Dada next?


March 25th, 2009 - 3:44 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Did Shahrukh Khan pay heed to Numerologist Sanjay B Jumaani's warnings? Why else on earth would he remove the prominent name "Kolkata' from the logo? And if this is too much ... Read more...

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Only mineral water for Rahul Bose (Film Snippets)


March 13th, 2009 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) Rahul Bose is extremely conscious about the water he drinks and even while at an upmarket hotel in the capital recently, the suave actor demanded lemonade made ... Read more...

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Vulture population on rise at Jim Corbett national park


January 22nd, 2009 - 10:27 pm ICT by ANI
By Vibhav Porav Jim Corbett (Uttarakhand), Jan.22 (ANI): Forest experts at Jim Corbett national park in Uttarakhand are delighted over the rising number of vultures in the region. This was indicated by ... Read more...

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