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US tests new `avatar’ border agent technology


August 28th, 2012 - 11:27 am ICT by IANS
Tucson (Arizona), Aug 28 (IANS/EFE) The US Department of Homeland Security is testing an advanced technology whereby an "avatar" agent interviews some Mexican visitors when they cross the border at ... Read more...

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Pattinson new face of Gucci?


August 16th, 2012 - 3:26 am ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 16 (IANS) Robert Pattinson has been wearing a lot of Gucci designs, sparking speculations that he may be ready to join the high-end brand as its official ... Read more...

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My birthday party my biggest hit, says Karan Johar


June 14th, 2012 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 14 (IANS) His star-studded 40th birthday bash became the talk of the B-town last month, and it was truly meant to be so, says filmmaker Karan Johar, ... Read more...

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Oprah Winfrey in Mumbai, to attend private party


January 16th, 2012 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 16 (IANS) International talk show queen Oprah Winfrey has reportedly landed in Mumbai and will meet a variety of well-known figures and celebrities Monday at a dinner ... Read more...

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BBC staff get trained to announce queen’s death


November 1st, 2011 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 1 (IANS) Television presenters at the BBC are being trained on how to correctly announce the death of the queen in a bid to avoid a gaffe like ... Read more...

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BBC prepares for the Queen’s death!


October 30th, 2011 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 30 (IANS) BBC journalists are being imparted special training about reporting the Queen's death -- when it happens -- so that any possibility of committing an embarrassing ... Read more...

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Indian-American executive sold tips to Rajaratnam for $1.75 million


March 11th, 2011 - 11:08 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 11 (IANS) Anil Kumar, a former Indian American partner of consulting firm McKinsey & Co has testified to leaking secrets about his clients to billionaire hedge fund ... Read more...

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British defence ministry spent 50 mn pounds to host VIPs


March 8th, 2011 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 8 (IANS) Even as 11,000 British troops face the axe as part of efforts to reduce the defence budget, a media report said the country's defence chiefs spent ... Read more...

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Jesse Tyler Ferguson Flaunts His New Hunky Boyfriend, Justin Mikita


January 30th, 2011 - 9:08 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jesse Tyler Ferguson apparently has a new hot and hunky boy friend. The 35 year old actor, is apparently dating 25 year old Justin Mikita. The ... Read more...

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How To Match A Shirt And Tie Without Any Blunder


January 15th, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) You wake up every morning, only to know that a rat race is soon going to follow. However, the biggest challenge that you face almost every ... Read more...

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Eboué lands himself in marital doghouse after dancing at Drogba’s charity do


December 6th, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec.6 (ANI): Arsenal striker Emmanuel Eboué has landed in the doghouse over the weekend for being one players found dancing with a woman they shouldn't have.Eboué was caught on stage ... Read more...

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‘Miss Congeniality’ Kate ‘wanted to save herself for someone special’


November 20th, 2010 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 20 (ANI): Kate Middleton didn't just charm Prince Williams, but was a favourite with her fellow sixth-formers who voted her 'Person Most Likely To Be Loved By Everybody.'Her classmates ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh’s private dinner ends


November 7th, 2010 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) The private dinner hosted by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his wife Gursharan Kaur for the US first couple ended at around 10 p.m. at his ... Read more...

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Party at Mandarin Oriental Tokyo Hotel for $671,000 a Night!


October 15th, 2010 - 11:30 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) For those looking to find an exclusively extravagant location for their next party, The Mandarin Oriental Tokyo Hotel be just the place, boasting of nine restaurants, all spas, ... Read more...

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Mandarin Oriental Tokyo up for grabs at $671,000 a night


October 15th, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tokyo, Oct 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) If you like partying in a royal manner then Hotel Mandarin Oriental at Tokyo should be your next party venue.The hotel is planning to give all its ... Read more...

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Stephanie Rice and Quade Cooper go public with their relationship


October 10th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 10 (ANI): Oz swimmer Stephanie Rice and Wallabies bad boy Quade Cooper have gone public with their relationship.They were spotted together at a black-tie cocktail party to raise money ... Read more...

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Douglas honour for Harrison Ford


September 30th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 30 (ANI): 'Blade Runner' star Harrison Ford is set to receive the Santa Barbara International Film Festival's 'Kirk Douglas' Award for Excellence in California during the end of this year.Veteran ... Read more...

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Obamas become honorary chairs of Washington DC theatre


August 7th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 07 (ANI): U.S. President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle have become honorary chairs of a Washington DC theatre.And the Obamas are expected to attend the theatre complex's reopening ... Read more...

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100 Pound Weight Loss For John Goodman


June 12th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 12, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Recently, John Goodman had surprised everyone with a much fitter and healthier version of himself at the AFI Awards held on Thursday night ... Read more...

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Jude Law, Sienna Miller’s first red carpet appearance as couple


May 5th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 5 (ANI): Actor Jude Law and actress Sienna Miller made their first red carpet appearance as a couple at the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute Gala.Law, 37, ... Read more...

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Brynne “Flash Gordon” Edelsten poised to ’showing off’ at her first Logie Awards


April 28th, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 28 (ANI): Brynne Edelsten of 'Flash Gordon' fame has promised to stand out on the red carpet when she makes her Logies debut on Sunday.The curvy blonde - whose ... Read more...

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Jimmy Kimmel slams Jay Leno claims on the Oprah show


January 31st, 2010 - 11:22 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Jan 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jimmy Kimmel slammed all of Jay Leno claims, that he felt ‘sucker-punched’ when Jimmy Kimmel came on his show. "Excuse me if I look like ... Read more...

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John Travolta to fly plane to Haiti with medics, supplies


January 26th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
New York, January 26 (ANI): John Travolta has sent his plane to provide relief materials to earthquake victims in Haiti.The actor, who was present at Australia Week's Black Tie Dinner in ... Read more...

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Jay Leno all set to be the keynote speaker at the White House Correspondent’s dinner


January 25th, 2010 - 10:18 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Jan 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Comic host Jay Leno is going to be a keynote speaker at the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner in Washington. The White House Correspondents' Association ... Read more...

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Bjorn Ulvaeus, Anna-Frid ‘Frida’ Lyngstad to attend ABBA exhibition


January 22nd, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 22 (ANI): Former Abba bandmates Bjorn Ulvaeus and Anna-Frid 'Frida' Lyngstad are set to make an appearance on the premiere of a new exhibition that celebrates their band's success.The ... Read more...

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Die-hard James Bond fans turn their house into 007 set!


January 14th, 2010 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 14 (ANI): A pair of die-hard James Bond fans dished out 3,000 pounds for transforming their home into a 007 film set for New Year's Eve party.It took four ... Read more...

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Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates 2010 - with grapes!


January 6th, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 6 (ANI): Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo welcomed the New Year by posing with a big bunch of grapes.Ronaldo, 24, who was posing for a publicity photograph, was taking part in ... Read more...

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Capello blocks England’s World Cup party plans


November 14th, 2009 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Doha, Nov 14(ANI): England manager Fabio Capello has blocked plans for a lavish party before the 2010 World Cup in South Africa, saying he doesn't believe there is anything to celebrate.The ... Read more...

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Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder ‘to perform at Motown Record’s 50th anniversary’


November 8th, 2009 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 08 (ANI): Singing legends Aretha Franklin and Stevie Wonder may perform at the 50th anniversary celebrations of record label Motown.Late in 1960, Franklin was offered a contract with Motown ... Read more...

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Oz Sex Party says ’sexpo’ not that erotic, thanks to NSW censors


October 26th, 2009 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 26 (ANI): The Australian Sex Party is all set to stage an Erotic Short Film Festival in New South Wales, but the event would be minus any X-rated material, thanks ... Read more...

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Thousands march for gay rights in Washington


October 12th, 2009 - 8:18 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 12 (DPA) Thousands of demonstrators marched to the US Capitol Sunday to advocate for gay rights and urge President Barack Obama and lawmakers to repeal laws they say are ... Read more...

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President Obama vows to allow gays into military service


October 11th, 2009 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 11 (DPA) US President Barack Obama repeated his past pledges to overturn the military's policy of expelling troops who express homosexual orientation, in a speech Saturday to a national ... Read more...

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Kate Moss ‘to sing at Simon Cowell’s 50th b’day bash’


September 17th, 2009 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 17 (ANI): Supermodel Kate Moss is planning to surprise her friend/media mogul Simon Cowell on his 50th birthday by singing a song at his party.Apparently, the beauty is thinking ... Read more...

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Ponting hosts black tie dinner for cricket WAGs in London


July 15th, 2009 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 15 (ANI): Australian cricket captain Ricky Ponting hosted a gala black tie dinner for some of his team mates and their WAGS here on Tuesday.While beauty Lee Furlong and her ... Read more...

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‘Obamas not cheapening White House with pop culture’


June 22nd, 2009 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 22 (ANI): White House social secretary Desiree Rogers has given a spanking to claims that the Obamas were cheapening the presidential residence by hosting pop culture events at ... Read more...

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