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Cult religion, parenting & art on book shelf (IANS Books This Week)

March 31st, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) The book cart is light and moving this weekend - bringing out the diverse essence of the region. Browse with IANS....Book: "Marathon Baba"; Written by ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Shaquille O’Neal’s book talks about his Lakers exit

November 8th, 2011 - 7:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Nov 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Shaquille O’Neal’s new book reveals his private opinion about several NBA players and executives. The former Lakers star directed most of his criticism at Mitch Kupchak ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Tina Fey pokes fun at herself in Bossypants

April 6th, 2011 - 2:14 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Apr 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tina Fey showed that she can write when she released a collection of memoir, essays, funny pictures and real excerpts of scripts from “Saturday Night Live” ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Stephen King’s ‘The Stand’ heads to the big screen

February 4th, 2011 - 9:10 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Warner Bros and CBS Films are all looking up to bring the Stephen King work, 'The Stand', to the big screen.The book is one of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Lynn Schnurnberger’s latest book talks about cougar call girls

January 16th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 16 (ANI): Even before former New York Governor Eliot Spitzer's prostitute scandal made headlines, Lynn Schnurnberger had begun writing her new book about cougar call girls.'The Best Laid ... Read more...

Posted in World |

India’s youngest Everest hero now an author

November 19th, 2010 - 9:57 am ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Nov 19 (IANS) Delhi schoolboy Arjun Vajpai, who added a new chapter to mountaineering history six months ago by becoming the youngest Indian to summit Mt Everest, the highest ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Book on British colonial era cemeteries in Himachal

September 7th, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Sep 7 (IANS) To woo foreign tourists -- especially from Britain -- to the hills of Himachal Pradesh during the Commonwealth Games, the state government has brought out a book on ... Read more...

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I’ve been seeing therapist since I was 16: Sadie Frost

July 22nd, 2010 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 22 (IANS) British actress Sadie Frost has revealed that she has been seeing a therapist since she was 16 years old. The star, who describes her childhood as a "chaotic ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Did the CIA use LSD in the subways?

March 17th, 2010 - 2:16 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Mar 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) H.P. Albarelli’s book ‘A Terrible Mistake: The Murder of Frank Olson and the CIA’s Secret Cold War Experiments’ reveals details about the inhuman ways of ... Read more...

Posted in Books |

CIA Subway LSD Experiment Cited In Book

March 16th, 2010 - 9:32 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri New York, Mar 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) H.P. Albarelli in his new book 'A Terrible Mistake: The Murder of Frank Olson and the CIA's Secret Cold War Experiments' adds flare to ... Read more...

Posted in Books |

Indian classical music coincides with spirituality: Khan brothers

December 22nd, 2009 - 9:15 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Young sarod maestros Amaan and Ayaan Ali Khan, the sons of legendary sarod maestro Ustad Amjad Ali Khan, feel Indian classical music has an ... Read more...

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Paul Newman’s widow upset over his shameful biography

May 1st, 2009 - 3:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 1 (ANI): Late Hollywood actor Paul Newman's wife Joanne Woodward is fuming over the release of a book called Paul Newman: A life, because it portrays him as a boozy ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Barnala releases Urdu version of ‘My Other Two Daughters’

April 6th, 2009 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 6 (IANS) After receiving a good response for "My Other Two Daughters", a biographical novel, Surjit Singh Barnala, Governor of Tamil Nadu and former chief minister of Punjab, has come ... Read more...

Posted in Books |

Bhai Pal Singhthe Sikh preacher and social reformer

January 29th, 2009 - 8:26 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan Kapoor Ludhiana, Jan.29 (ANI): Sikh preacher Bhai Pal Singh is today mentioned in social circles as the man who objected to the State ban on the wearing of turbans in ... Read more...

Posted in National |

IIM-A hosts event to boost entrepreneurs

June 29th, 2008 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, June 29(IANS) The Indian Institute of Management-Ahmedabad (IMM-A) Sunday kicked off a two-day meet to encourage entrepreneurs. "We have identified and are supporting 22 technologies that will be incubated before they ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

New book reveals Hitchcocks perverted lust for his leading ladies

May 28th, 2008 - 4:43 pm ICT by admin
London, May 28 (ANI): He was the master of suspense and thriller and the name behind many successful films, but behind the scenes Alfred Hitchcock was a man who took an ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

“Zealous reformers, Deadly Laws”

April 12th, 2008 - 5:17 pm ICT by admin
By Sanjay Kumar New Delhi, Apr.12 (ANI): Madhu Purnima Kishwar or Madhu Kishwar, as she is popularly known defies convention in many ways and is always up in arms against system or ... Read more...

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