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Dominican woman uses her body for advertising


August 28th, 2012 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 28 (IANS/EFE) Dominican-born Margarita Dominguez has transformed her body and those of a score of young people who work for her company into advertising billboards with the ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

New networking site lets users travel, advertise virtually


August 19th, 2012 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) Worldfloat.com, a new social networking site, is enabling users to move around a virtual world where they can hang out with friends, shop in malls ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

NASDAQ dons Indian colours for I-Day


August 16th, 2012 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 16 (IANS) For the fourth year in a row, NASDAQ, world's second-largest stock exchange in the heart of Times Square, donned the colours of the Indian flag ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

The image of Enrique Pena Nieto, Mexican presidency front-runner, used to promote adultery


June 7th, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Mexico, June 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An Internet site promoting adultery has used the image of Enrique Peña Nieto, front-runner to Mexico’s presidency. Peña Nieto, candidate of the opposition party PRI (Partido Revolucionario ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

‘People see bold pictures of women as objects’


May 16th, 2012 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, May 16 (IANS) Perfume ads, beer billboards, movie posters: everywhere you look, women's sexualised bodies are on display, which men and women see as objects, says a new study. ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

I never wanted fame: Lily Collins


April 10th, 2012 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 10 (IANS) Actress Lily Collins says she always wanted to be in the movies, but not to become a tabloid star."But the thing is, I was never ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

15 foot high Kate Moss billboard crushes shoppers on Oxford Street


March 8th, 2012 - 10:29 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Mar 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) At least four people were left needing medical care after a giant billboard, featuring Kate Moss, collapsed on them. The 15-foot wooden structure standing on the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Russia enters ‘day of silence’


March 3rd, 2012 - 11:15 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia entered Saturday into the so-called 'day of silence', a day ahead of presidential elections, when any form of election propaganda is prohibited.Election campaign billboards, ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

No Putin portraits on campaign posters


February 7th, 2012 - 10:16 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) There will be no portraits of Russian Prime Minister and presidential frontrunner Vladimir Putin on campaign posters ahead of the March 4 polls, as he ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Will ‘Ring Ka King’ popularise wrestling in India?


January 21st, 2012 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Jan 21 (IANS) After international wrestling promotions like WWE and TNA, it's now time for India's very own "Ring Ka King"! The new wrestling-based reality show is set ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Carnival to mark Sharjah ruler’s recovery


January 12th, 2012 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
Sharjah, Jan 11 (IANS/WAM) People in Sharjah will organise a carnival to celebrate the return of their ruler, Shieikh Dr. Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi after medical treatment in Paris.People ... Read more...

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Brazil bans smoking in public spaces


December 16th, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Rio De Janeiro, Dec 16 (IANS) Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has signed a law banning smoking in public spaces.Smoking in all enclosed public spaces is forbidden in the new law, ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

No bikini beautiful on billboards in Britain any more


October 11th, 2011 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 10 (IANS) Billboards plastered with racy images of scantily-clad models may soon be banned in Britain to prevent sexualisation of children.Sexually explicit images of women will be removed ... Read more...

Posted in World |

This Puja, Kolkata not on billboard high


October 3rd, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 3 (IANS) Every year when Durga Puja lights up the scene on the ground, up there, city hoardings tell a story of their own. This time, though, ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Over 360,000 people evacuated in east China as storm nears (Lead)


August 8th, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 8 (IANS) More than 360,000 people were evacuated in China's Shandong province Monday as a tropical storm continued to move along the country's eastern coast. More than 20,000 ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Rawalpindi on a cleaning mission


June 26th, 2011 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 26 (IANS) Rawalpindi, home to the headquarters of Pakistan's armed forces, is on a new mission - to turn itself into a city of greenery and cleanliness.Located in ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

‘Husain’s heart beat for India till the last’ (Second Lead)


June 9th, 2011 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) A "rare genius", "renaissance man", "god's gift", even "sanyasi" - the art fraternity Thursday recalled artist Maqbool Fida Husain with warmth and affection. Mourning ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Clooney’s girlfriend bares all for PETA campaign


May 5th, 2011 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 5 (IANS) Actor George Clooney's Italian girlfriend, Elisabetta Canalis, has bared all for a new anti-fur campaign for the animal rights group PETA.The 32-year-old model and TV host ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Palin chooses anti-abortion fundraiser over White House Correspondents’ Dinner


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Bethesda (Maryland, US), May 2 (ANI): Former Alaska governor and 2008 Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin has boasted to a group of anti-abortion advocates that she had a chance to attend ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Irina Shayk wears just a pair of tiny denim shorts for sexy ad campaign


April 3rd, 2011 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 3 (ANI): Sports Illustrated swimsuit model Irina Shayk posed wearing just a pair of tiny denim shorts and a handbag covering her chest to promote Spanish brand Xti.Showing off her ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Ronaldo’s girlfriend poses in sexy ad campaign for Xti


April 2nd, 2011 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 2 (ANI): Russian model Irina Shayk, the girlfriend of soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo, is the new face of Spanish footwear brand Xti.The 25-year-old beauty, who has been dating the Real ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

No election fever in Assam yet


March 23rd, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati, Mar.23 (ANI): The Assembly election in Guwahati is yet to gain momentum among the urban population here.Earlier, elections were celebrated like festivals in the city, but now the posters and advertisements ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Indianapolis church puts up provocative sex billboards


March 13th, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 13 (ANI): An Indianapolis church has put up provocative, eye-catching billboards with the intention of helping married couples in keeping the spark alive in their love life.One of five is ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Now a billboard that profiles people, flashes ads as per their tastes


March 1st, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 1 (ANI): Advertisers are developing digital posters that will recognise people's faces and respond by flashing ads that are according to their tastes.The technology is so sophisticated that it ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Jonestown restaurant pulls down billboards with cult references


February 23rd, 2011 - 1:21 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Jonestown, Feb 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A restaurant in Jonestown admits that they made mistake with their new billboards that made some cult references. The eatery has subsequently ordered the pull-down of all ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Indiana Eatery Pulls Billboards With Jonestown Cult References


February 23rd, 2011 - 1:16 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Feb 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Hacienda restaurant in northern Indiana has agreed to take down their billboard ads which refer to the horrible massacre of the Jim Jones following in “Jonestown” with ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Cheryl Cole ’set for $1m Pepsi deal’


February 13th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 13 (ANI): Cheryl Cole could pocket 1 million dollars endorsing soft drink giant Pepsi - only if she lands the role of a judge on the American version of the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

US church’s ‘have more sex’ ads for married couples draws ire


February 13th, 2011 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 13 (ANI): A church in the United States has left some people upset by putting up billboards urging married couples to have more sex.However, lead pastor Heath Mooneyham of Ignite ... Read more...

Posted in World |

New rum ad ‘mocks Scotsmen in kilts’


February 7th, 2011 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 7 (ANI): In a bid to lure local drinkers back to native rum, an international drinks company has stirred controversy between Scotland and Trinidad and Tobago by mocking Scotsmen in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Vanessa Hudgens is the new Candie’s girl


January 28th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Jan 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Vanessa Hudgens is the new Candies Girl. Britney Spears and Fergie were also Candie’s Girls.In a release issued by the High School Musical star, Vanessa revealed ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

In chimps, as in humans, faces are personality billboards


January 24th, 2011 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 24 (ANI): People can read a chimpanzee's face and tell if the animal is dominant and physically active, according to a new study.A research team, led by psychologist Robert Ward ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Nadal bares all for Emporio Armani


January 22nd, 2011 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 22 (IANS) First there was David Beckham, followed by Cristiano Ronaldo but now there's a new underwear model in town - tennis ace Rafael Nadal has stripped off for ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

After Megan Fox’s Body, Rafael Nadal’s Underwear!


January 22nd, 2011 - 2:42 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Move over Cristiano Ronaldo, Rafael Nadal will take the field now! No, it is not the football field we are talking about here! It’s the Armani field, with and without ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Rafael Nadal is new Armani underwear model


January 22nd, 2011 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 22 (ANI): Tennis ace Rafael Nadal has been unveiled as the new face of Giorgio Armani's underwear and jeans campaign.The Grand Slam winner has followed the likes of David ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Megan Fox turns up the heat in new Armani advert


January 21st, 2011 - 12:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 21 (ANI): Megan Fox has stripped off for a brand new advertisement for Giorgio Armani jeans and underwear.The 24-year-old actress has posed provocatively, reclining on a battered leather couch and ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

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