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China to tighten web rules as users cross 500 mn


September 12th, 2012 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 12 (IANS) China's internet regulatory authority has vowed to strengthen management of the web, as the number of internet users in the country climbed to around 540 million, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Earthquake shakes China’s Yunnan province


September 7th, 2012 - 7:46 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beijing, Sept 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) At least 20 people have been confirmed dead when a series of devastating earthquakes hit the southwest of china. One of the earthquakes is said to have ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Swaraj asks Shinde to evacuate pilgrims from Uttarakhand


August 7th, 2012 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) BJP leader Sushma Swaraj Tuesday urged Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde to take emergency measures to evacuate pilgrims stranded in Uttrakashi following flash floods in Uttarakhand.Swaraj ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Happy friendship day, says B-town


August 5th, 2012 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 5 (IANS) Bipasha Basu considers friendship as one of the purest relationship ever, while Arjun Rampal feels blessed to have some of best buddies in the ... Read more...

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David Beckham too busy for Twitter


July 24th, 2012 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 24 (IANS) Soccer ace David Beckham's wife Victoria is an avid user of micro-blogging website Twitter, but he does not think he is ready to set up ... Read more...

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Chinese disappointed with beauty queens


July 18th, 2012 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 18 (IANS) Three winners of a beauty pageant in Chongqing, one of the largest cities in China, have failed to convince web users, who said the winners were ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Charlie Sheen quits Twitter


July 15th, 2012 - 6:02 am ICT by IANS
London, July 15 (IANS) Actor Charlie Sheen has decided to quit micro-blogging site Twitter for unknown reasons.His final tweet read: "reach for the stars everyone. dogspeed cadre. c out."Sheen signed ... Read more...

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Actress for Punit Malhotra’s next not finalised yet


July 8th, 2012 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 8 (IANS) Parineeti Chopra is reported to have been approached to play the lead in director Punit Malhotra's next venture, which has Imran Khan in the male ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Amitabh’s Twitter family crosses 3 mn


July 6th, 2012 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 6 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan's extended family on micro-blogging site Twitter is expanding rapidly and has reached another milestone - it crossed the three million mark Friday."3 ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Alec Baldwin quits twitter again


July 4th, 2012 - 7:04 am ICT by IANS
London, July 4 (IANS) Actor Alec Baldwin has signed off his personal account on twitter with the words "It's been fun".The 54-year-old signed off his personal account on the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Blogging de-stress new mothers


June 20th, 2012 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 20 (IANS) New mothers who read and write blogs are likely to be less stressed out, as they begin to feel more connected to their extended family ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Happy Father’s Day, tweets Bollywood


June 17th, 2012 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 17 (IANS) Priyanka Chopra says her father is her best friend, while Sonam Kapoor calls her dad her hero. On Father's Day Sunday, Bollywood celebrities took to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Gaga shows off bruises post pole mishap


June 13th, 2012 - 5:01 am ICT by IANS
London, June 13 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga's accidental head injury thanks to a metal pole during a concert has left her with a bruised and swollen face.She posted a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Shilpa names son Viaan


June 7th, 2012 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 7 (IANS) Actress Shilpa Shetty has named her son Viann Raj Kundra."Hey tweetos, Yes, its official, Did the naming ceremony today, our son is christened VIAAN RAJ ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Is Hefner dating Harris again?


June 5th, 2012 - 2:33 am ICT by IANS
London, June 5 (IANS) Playboy boss Hugh Hefner has reconciled with his runaway bride Crystal Harris and made his former fiancee his "number one girl" again.Harris, 25, separated from ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Why should Aamir apologise, asks Javed Akhtar


June 3rd, 2012 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 3 (IANS) The Indian Medical Association (IMA) has demanded an apology from actor Aamir Khan for sending a "wrong message" about the medical community in his programme ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Advani, Sushma to skip party rally in Mumbai


May 25th, 2012 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 25 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders L.K. Advani and Sushma Swaraj will not attend the key party rally in Mumbai Friday evening due to prior engagements, ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Omar reserves comment on interlocutor’s report


May 24th, 2012 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, May 24 (IANS) After the Jammu and Kashmir interlocutors' report was made public Thursday, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said he would comment on it only after discussions with ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Pakistan bans Twitter


May 20th, 2012 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 20 (IANS) Pakistan Sunday blocked micro-blogging website Twitter after it failed to take action on the publication of blasphemous content.The Nation daily said the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Boy George abandons Twitter


April 24th, 2012 - 8:48 am ICT by IANS
London, April 24 (IANS) Singer Boy George has abandoned Twitter after he was bombarded by abusive spam messages.The singer is active on Twitter and regularly keeps in touch with fans ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Brett Ratner wants to work with Hrithik again


April 21st, 2012 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 21 (IANS) Hollywood filmmaker Brett Ratner, who worked on Hrithik Roshan-starrer "Kites", has shown interest to work with Bollywood star once again as he finds him to be ... Read more...

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Finger still not looking good: Tendulkar


April 9th, 2012 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 9 (IANS) Mumbai Indians' Sachin Tendulkar hinted Monday that he would need some more time to recover from his finger injury that he sustained against title-holders Chennai ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

India peace be with you: tweets Bilawal Bhutto


April 8th, 2012 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) Bilawal Bhutto, the 24-year-old son of Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari who arrived in India Sunday on his maiden visit, is an avid tweeter ... Read more...

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Computer virus may target Indian firms in Dubai?


April 2nd, 2012 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, April 2 (IANS) A computer virus from China has been targeting users in India as well as in China, and as many Indian companies are based in Dubai in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Shilpa takes Lamaze classes for easy pregnancy


April 1st, 2012 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Actress Shilpa Shetty, who is expecting her first child with husband Raj Kundra in May, has started taking Lamaze classes and finds the exercise insightful ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Ayan, Ranbir back with ‘Yeh Jaawani…’


March 12th, 2012 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 12 (IANS) Karan Johar has finalised "Wake Up Sid" fame director Ayan Mukerji to direct his next production venture "Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani", which stars Ranbir Kapoor ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Team Anna calls for law to protect whistleblowers


March 9th, 2012 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) Condemning the killing of an IPS officer while he was trying to stop a tractor laden with illegally-quarried stones in Madhya Pradesh, Team Anna member ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Voters are winners in state elections: Quraishi


March 6th, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) While political parties are busy analysing their performance in the state elections, Chief Election Commissioner S.Y. Quraishi Tuesday said that voters and democracy are the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Congress defeated for opposing Lokpal bill: Kiran Bedi


March 6th, 2012 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) Team Anna member Kiran Bedi Tuesday said the Congress party had performed badly in state elections because it was blatantly against an effective Lokpal bill ... Read more...

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Jenkins denies dating rumours


March 5th, 2012 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 5 (IANS) Opera singer Katherine Jenkins has dismissed reports that she is dating American dancer Mark Ballas, insisting she's still heartbroken over her recent split.The 31-year-old has signed ... Read more...

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Shilpa, Shamita team again, this time for an ad


March 4th, 2012 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 4 (IANS) Actress Shilpa Shetty and her sister Shamita, who worked together in 2005 movie "Fareb", will be seen together again in a TV commercial."Headed to work ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Gary Barlow to be dad again


February 20th, 2012 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 20 (IANS) Singer Gary Barlow is set to be a dad again as his wife Dawn is pregnant with their fourth child.According to contactmusic.com, the pair, who tied ... Read more...

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Hospital stay could be long: Amitabh tweets as fresh complications arise (Second Lead)


February 16th, 2012 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 16 (IANS) Amitabh Bachchan Thursday thanked his legions of fans for their prayers and love but said it might take him longer to recuperate from the surgery ... Read more...

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Drug abuse part of Hollywood’s heritage: Mahesh Bhatt


February 13th, 2012 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt is saddened by the sudden death of singer Whitney Houston and says that drug abuse has become main part of Hollywood's ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Abhishek turns 36, B’wood says happy b’day


February 5th, 2012 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 5 (IANS) As Abhishek Bachchan turned 36 Sunday, close friends took to micro-blogging site Twitter to wish him. Some sent him a "big and tall hug", while ... Read more...

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