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Tagore exhibition opens at Edinburgh Napier University


July 10th, 2012 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) An exhibition of photographs on the life of poet Rabindranath Tagore has opened at the Edinburgh Napier University in Scotland.The show, titled "The Wayfaring Poet", ... Read more...

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Rare portraits of Gandhi to be auctioned in England


January 13th, 2012 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) A set of three portraits drawn from the life of Mahatma Gandhi by artist Clare Winsten will be auctioned in England on Jan 24 ... Read more...

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Naseer in Hriday Shetty’s next, happy to work with Atul, Kay Kay


May 17th, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 17 (IANS) Hriday Shetty, who earlier made autumnal romance "Pyaar Mein Twist", is now set to direct a crime caper and has roped in Naseeruddin Shah who is ... Read more...

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150-year-old cathedral damaged in New Zealand quake (Lead)


February 22nd, 2011 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Christchurch (New Zealand), Feb 22 (IANS) A cathedral dating back to 1860 that Irish playwright George Bernard Shaw visited in 1934 and praised its architecture was badly damaged in a massive earthquake ... Read more...

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150-year-old cathedral damaged in New Zealand quake


February 22nd, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Christchurch (New Zealand), Feb 22 (IANS) A cathedral that dates back to 1860 was damaged in the massive earthquake that struck this New Zealand city, a media report said.New Zealand Herald reported ... Read more...

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Charlie Chaplin Come To INDIA For The 1st Time


December 8th, 2010 - 11:41 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
December 8, 2010 (Showbiz PR Wire): Charlie Chaplin - the genius, the master, the outright performing fantastic- makes his way to the hearts of the Indian audiences. For the First Time ever, his ... Read more...

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Ibsen thrives among Indian college-goers


September 17th, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) Creative ideas are pouring out of the capital's amateur stage. Norwegian playwright Henrik Ibsen, one of the modern dramatists to have influenced Indian theatre, has ... Read more...

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Tracking the history of English language


August 26th, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 26 (ANI): The history of the English language, which is spoken by 1.8 billion people around the world, is being tracked in an exhibition at London's British Library.Just before the ... Read more...

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Emma Thompson Dismisses Audrey Hepburn As ‘Twee’


August 14th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 14, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Emma Thompson finds one of the greatest actresses of all times to be ‘fantastically twee’. Yes she means Audrey Hepburn, the actress who made ... Read more...

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Marilyn Monroe’s literary loves debunk ‘blondes are dumb’ myth


August 8th, 2010 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 8 (ANI): While Marilyn Monroe is famed for playing ditzy blonde on screen; a new book of her writings reveals her passion for literary giants including James Joyce, Walt Whitman ... Read more...

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Rupert Everett’s latest theatre role ‘turning him into an alcoholic’


August 1st, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 31 (ANI): Rupert Everett has revealed that his latest theatre role has driven him to drink and cigarettes.He is currently starring as Professor Higgins in Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion in ... Read more...

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Clever women can’t be beautiful, feels Felicity Kendal


March 27th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 27 (ANI): Actress Felicity Kendal has spoken against the stereotypical attitudes towards women, insisting people still expect the ladies to be 'squeaky clean'.The 63-year-old renowned British TV star, who is ... Read more...

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Karan Singh honoured by New York varsity


November 7th, 2009 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 7 (IANS) Karan Singh, president, Indian Council of Cultural Relations (ICCR), was conferred with an honorary doctorate of Humane Letters by the State University of New York here Saturday. "As ... Read more...

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Knightley desperately wants to land My Fair Lady role


March 14th, 2009 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 14 (ANI): Keira Knightley desperately wants to land the lead role in the remake of My Fair Lady because she''s been preparing for the part for two years.Apparently, the ... Read more...

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Keira Knightley still awaiting My Fair Lady lead role confirmation


September 18th, 2008 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 18 (ANI): English actress Keira Knightley has revealed that she has yet not been allotted the lead role for the remake of My Fair Lady, despite reports suggesting otherwise.She ... Read more...

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Emma Thompson to pen My Fair Lady remake


July 17th, 2008 - 7:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington , July 17 (ANI): A remake of the classic My fair Lady would now be penned by none other than British actress Emma Thompson.After winning an Oscar for Sense and ... Read more...

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Mittals now eye country hotels in Britain


July 6th, 2008 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 6 (IANS) After stately homes, the Mittals are now eyeing heritage hotels of Britain. One of the world's richest families, they are considering investing in the company behind upmarket country ... Read more...

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