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Black woman held in Britain for racist rant


August 22nd, 2012 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 22 (IANS) A middle-aged black woman has been arrested in the British capital on suspicion of committing a racial offence, after she screamed expletives at white passengers on ... Read more...

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Bob Marley film to be shown at Berlin fest


January 23rd, 2012 - 10:11 am ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), Jan 23 (IANS) A film on Jamaican reggae star Bob Marley will be presented at the 62nd Berlin International Film Festival in February in an attempt to showcase ... Read more...

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First Lady Rejects ‘Angry Black Woman’ Image


January 13th, 2012 - 12:27 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Jan 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) US First Lady Michelle Obama says America should judge her for who she is. Michelle was on CBS’ This Morning show on Thursday where she also spoke ... Read more...

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Gaddafi kept album of Condoleezza Rice’s photos


August 26th, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 26 (IANS) Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi kept a photo album filled with pictures of former US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, and claimed to "love" and "admire" her ... Read more...

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Rihanna shows off her fine form on U.S. Vogue cover


March 16th, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 16 (ANI): Rihanna has been chosen as the cover girl for the April edition of U.S. Vogue magazine to celebrate the 10th anniversary of its shape issue.The Bajan beauty ... Read more...

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Body found in a suitcase in NYC


December 23rd, 2010 - 1:16 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, Dec 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) New York City police are scratching their heads to find clues to solve a bizarre crime.The police was alerted to an unusual package. A suitcase ... Read more...

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Halle Berry opens up about her ‘white racist’ role in new movie


December 3rd, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 03 (ANI): Oscar-winner Halle Berry has opened up about the role she plays in her upcoming flick 'Frankie and Alice'.In the new psychological drama, she's a woman suffering with multiple ... Read more...

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Google Doodle Honors Civil Rights Activist Rosa Parks’ Bus Ride


December 3rd, 2010 - 12:41 am ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The African American woman Rosa Parks who heralded a new era of civil rights movement by refusing to give up her seat to white passenger way ... Read more...

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Naomi Campbell says editor was fired for putting her face on mag cover


October 24th, 2010 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 24 (ANI): Revealing another incident of racism, Naomi Campbell has said that an editor-in-chief of a fashion magazine was fired because she published the supermodel's face on the cover ... Read more...

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James Cameron Excited About Having Angelina Jolie As Cleopatra


October 21st, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 21, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): There has been quite a lot of speculation and all those who thought that James Cameron will not leave Fox for a new project think again. ... Read more...

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Rice admits Bush administration made mistakes after 9/11


October 14th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 14 (ANI): Secretary of State during George W Bush's presidency, Condoleezza Rice, has admitted that the Bush administration made mistakes after the September 11 attacks."We made our mistakes undoubtedly," ... Read more...

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Boston Pizza Delivery Man Robbed And Stabbed To Death


September 3rd, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Hyde Park, Sep 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) If the death report of the 64-year-old Russian immigrant Viktor Yumatov, who lost his life in a road accident while on his way to ... Read more...

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Human body parts found dumped in US street


August 31st, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 31 (IANS) Body parts - two severed arms and a leg of a black woman - have been found dumped in different spots of a street in Detroit, police ... Read more...

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Talk Radio Host Dr. Laura Schlessinger Expresses Apology For N-Word Rant


August 13th, 2010 - 7:06 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angeles, Aug 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Popular talk radio host Dr. Laura Schlessinger has been making news lately but not for reasons she can be very proud of. The chat ... Read more...

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I have nothing to gain from lying about ‘blood diamonds’, says Campbell


August 11th, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 11 (ANI): During her evidence to the war crimes trial of Charles Taylor, Naomi Campbell insisted that she has "nothing to gain" from lying.The British supermodel, who could face ... Read more...

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Naomi Campbell denies lying in court


August 11th, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) Supermodel Naomi Campbell has shot down the controversy surrounding her war crimes testimony, insisting she has "nothing to gain" from lying in the court. Campbell has defended her ... Read more...

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Son’s schooling spells trouble for Britain’s black woman MP


June 22nd, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, June 22 (IANS) Britain's first black woman MP Dianne Abott, who is a contender for Labour's party chief post, is in the political crosshairs for using ... Read more...

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Race row erupts over casting Angelina Jolie as Cleopatra


June 19th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 19 (ANI): Actress Angelina Jolie has been wedged in the race row after being chosen to play Egypt's Queen Cleopatra in a Hollywood movie.Jolie, 35, is rumoured to play ... Read more...

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Jolie criticized over Cleopatra role


June 18th, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 18 (IANS) Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie is being criticized for playing the role of Queen Cleopatra. Usmagazine.com reported that African American blogs and message boards are full of comments ... Read more...

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Claudia Schiffer’s cover picture evokes anger


June 4th, 2010 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 4 (IANS) Supermodel Claudia Schiffer has been accused of racial insensitivity after she posed as a black woman for the cover of a magazine. The photograph, which appeared on the ... Read more...

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Claudia Schiffer sparks race row after posing as black woman


June 4th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 4 (ANI): Supermodel Claudia Schiffer is at the centre of a race row over a photograph of the beauty where she is made up as a black woman.The 39-year-old ... Read more...

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Man seeks ban on Tintin in Congo citing its racist content


April 28th, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 28 (ANI): Tintin in Congo is once again facing the flak for its allegedly racist depiction of black people.Bienvenue Mbutu, a Congolese national living in Belgium, has asked the Belgian ... Read more...

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Juanita Goggins Discovered Frozen To Death


March 12th, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Columbia, South Carolina, Mar 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The death of a noted former legislator, someone who was considered as something of a trailblazer in her field, has left the United ... Read more...

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Karl Rove Tells Matt Lauer: I Did Not Pull Dirty Tricks


March 9th, 2010 - 9:56 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Mar 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Karl Rowe, in a two day interview with Matt Lauer, stated that he does not deserve the reputation of a down and dirty political campaigner involved in ... Read more...

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First Black Texas Secretary Of State Passes Away


March 3rd, 2010 - 8:56 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Austin, Texas, Mar 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The first colored woman to have held the post of the Secretary of State in the state of Texas, Myra McDaniel, passed away on ... Read more...

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Oprah Winfrey Show to end in 2011


November 20th, 2009 - 11:34 am ICT by ANI
London, Nov 20 (ANI): The popular Oprah Winfrey Show will end in 2011 after airing for more than two decades, says the production house.Winfrey has been hosting the show since 1986.Although ... Read more...

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‘Combat Barbie’ steps in as new Miss England


November 7th, 2009 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 7 (ANI): Lance Corporal Katrina Hodge has been crowned the new Miss England after former winner Rachel Christie withdrew from the title.Christie, who was the first black woman to be ... Read more...

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Naomi Campbell accuses firms of using ‘recession’ excuse to drop black models


August 30th, 2009 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 30 (ANI): Naomi Campbell has slammed advertising companies for dropping black models from promoting their products on the pretext of recession."This year, we have gone back all the way ... Read more...

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Ex-Olympic sprint champ Linford Christie’s niece becomes first black Miss England


July 21st, 2009 - 11:39 am ICT by ANI
London, July 21 (ANI): British sprinter Linford Christie's niece, Rachel, has become the first black woman to be crowned Miss England.The 20-year-old won the title in the event hosted at Metropole Hilton ... Read more...

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Halle Berry is sexiest black woman alive


March 10th, 2009 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 10 (IANS) American actress Halle Berry has been named the sexiest black woman alive in a new US TV poll. The Oscar winner beat Tyra Banks, Alicia Keys and Jada ... Read more...

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Halle Berry voted Sexiest Black Woman Alive


March 10th, 2009 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 10(ANI): Halle Berry has been voted the Sexiest Black Woman Alive in a new U.S. TV poll.The Oscar winning actress landed the top spot in TV One Access'' poll, ... Read more...

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Halle Berry says daughter made her a better human being


February 21st, 2009 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 21 (ANI): Hollywood actress Halle Berry, who won the Powerful woman award, at Essence magazines black woman in Hollywood luncheon, revealed that it is her daughter Nahla, who has ... Read more...

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Condoleezza Rice looking for romance


January 31st, 2009 - 11:39 am ICT by ANI
London, Jan 31(ANI): Ex US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice is busy these days looking for love.The 54-year-old, who was former President George Bushs right-hand woman for four years, has more ... Read more...

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A new first family look for life in their new 135-room home


January 18th, 2009 - 9:48 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 18 (DPA) Sasha Obama was convinced even before her daddy's electoral triumph. "Life in the White House would be cool," said the seven-year-old daughter of president-elect Barack Obama.Now, the cute ... Read more...

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Obamas on their personal transition


November 17th, 2008 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
Chicago, Nov.17 (ANI): The Obamas are looking forward to their stay at the White House 65 days from now, and do hope that the transition at the personal level will be ... Read more...

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