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Ukrainians protest censorship of TV channel


September 9th, 2012 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kiev, Sep 9 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Hundreds of people protested in Kiev in support of an independent cable TV channel that has claimed it is being censored after several operators suspended ... Read more...

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Don’t distort language, Bangladesh court tells media


February 17th, 2012 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 17 (IANS) Radio and television channels have been told by a court not to distort Bangla and other foreign languages in their broadcasts, a media report said.The Dhaka ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga to commemorate the 10th anniversary of 9/11


September 7th, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sept 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Pop singer Lady Gaga has confirmed that she will be part of the campaign to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks in the United ... Read more...

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Smartphone app to help locate friend in crowd


June 24th, 2011 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 24 (IANS) Can a smartphone app enable meaningful, face-to-face conversation? Engineers are trying to figure it out with a software that helps people locate their friends in a ... Read more...

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Cuban brothers travel to US to become musicians


June 17th, 2011 - 11:11 am ICT by IANS
San Juan, June 17 (IANS/EFE) Two brothers from Cuba embarked on a trek four years ago that took them to the US to seek political asylum and gave them the ... Read more...

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BBC Hindi radio service gets temporary reprieve


March 8th, 2011 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 8 (ANI): The BBC Hindi radio service gets a temporary reprieve after a high-profile campaign opposing plans to end transmissions by the end of March 2011.The BBC world service ... Read more...

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Eminent writers, public figures launch “Don’t silence BBC Hindi radio” appeal


February 17th, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.17 (ANI): Well known writers and public figures like Arundhati Roy, Sir Mark Tully, Ram Guha and Vikram Seth, have appealed to the British government to reconsider the funding cuts, which ... Read more...

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Troy Aikman all set to divorce Rhonda


January 27th, 2011 - 1:52 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Dallas, Jan 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Dallas Morning News has reported that Troy Aikman and his wife, Rhonda Aikman will be divorcing.The newspaper reported that the football issued a statement calling on ... Read more...

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Brit MP publicly broadcasts swear word ‘c’


December 7th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 07 (ANI): Policing minister Nick Herbert has become the third high-profile figure to publicly broadcast the swear word beginning with 'c'.Herbert intended to say the word "cuts" in the House ... Read more...

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Brazilian funeral home broadcasts burials


November 22nd, 2010 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo, Nov 22 (IANS/EFE) A funeral home in a Brazilian city has begin to broadcast funerals live for the family members of the deceased who are living abroad, a media report ... Read more...

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A 42-year-old colour TV that still works


November 12th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 12 (IANS) A colour television set that was bought 42-years back is still running fine in Britain.Derek Wills purchased the colour TV, Mitsubishi CT2217BM, way back in 1968 - and ... Read more...

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Miami Heat Files Suit Over Clear Channel Dolphin Conflict


October 12th, 2010 - 11:14 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A breach of contract suit has been filed by the ‘Miami Heat’ against the Clear Channel Broadcasting company which is a parent company of WINZ (AM 940), the ... Read more...

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Actors unions tell members to avoid new Hobbit movies


September 27th, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 27 (ANI): Global actors' unions have advised their members to avoid taking roles in the new Hobbit movies amid a row over pay.Cate Blanchett, Sir Ian McKellen and Andy ... Read more...

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Prominent Indo-Canadian radio broadcaster targeted in drive-by shooting


September 21st, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
Vancouver, Sep 21 (ANI): Marinder Gill, a prominent Indo-Canadian radio broadcaster from Surrey, B.C., whose home was targeted in a drive-by shooting early Monday morning, has requested for police protection.Gill, 47, who ... Read more...

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Betting market deal with Channel Nine ‘a part of business’: Taylor


September 5th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Sep 5(ANI): Former Australian captain Mark Taylor has defended the practice of advertising fluctuations in the betting market during Channel Nine broadcasts as "business"."Unfortunately it is a part of life. Does ... Read more...

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Thoda Hai To Include Yasir Shah


September 1st, 2010 - 12:46 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 1, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):The show, "Thoda Hai Thode Ki Zaroorat Hai that broadcasts on the channel COLORS will soon see the entry by a new guy in the show. We ... Read more...

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Surrey Guru Nanak Temple shooting: Radio India MD Gill charged with five offences


August 31st, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 31 (ANI): Radio India Managing Director Maninder Gill has been charged with five offences in connection with the weekend alleged shooting of a prominent businessman in the parking lot of ... Read more...

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Gaurav Chopra The New Man In Tapasya’s Life


August 28th, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 28, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The well known TV star Gaurav Chopra, who is indeed a popular face among the Indian TV circuit, was last seen essaying a cameo role in ... Read more...

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RJD, JD-U and Samajwadi party lose national party status


July 30th, 2010 - 10:19 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 30 (ANI): The Election Commission on Friday derecognised national party status to five parties following their poll performance, which included the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD), Janata Dal-United (JD-U) and ... Read more...

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Priyanka Chopra Shot With A Bull And An Alligator


July 30th, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 30, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Bollywood's popular actress Priyanka Chopra is looking ahead so as to provide a huge distraction to all the male contestants of "Fear Factor - Khatron Ke ... Read more...

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Al Jazeera begins operations in Canada


May 5th, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 5 (IANS) Al Jazeera began its broadcasts into Canada Tuesday. The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) had given the green signal to Al Jazeera English (AJE) last November to beam ... Read more...

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Golfer Woods approval rating on the rise before Augusta Masters comeback


March 27th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.27 (ANI): Golfer Tiger Woods could have some reason to celebrate after a recent survey found his approval rating rising from an all-time low last December in the run-up to ... Read more...

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Iran must stop blocking satellite signals, websites: EU


March 22nd, 2010 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, March 22 (IANS/AKI) The European Union Monday asked Iran to stop blocking satellite signals and internet websites of various foreign media operating in the country. Tehran must "put an end to this ... Read more...

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Jesse James’ mistress supports ‘white power,’ gives Nazi salute


March 20th, 2010 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 20 (ANI): Michelle "Bombshell" McGee, the woman who carried on an 11-month affair with Sandra Bullock's husband Jesse James, supports 'white power,' gives the Nazi salute and does pornographic ... Read more...

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Sony 3-D TVs Unveiled In India


March 10th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri India, Mar 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sony India has unveiled their latest offering in the market, 3-D, LED TVs. Internet ready and decked up with social networking features the 3-D ... Read more...

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Male great tits with flashy boobs produce stronger sperm


January 21st, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 21 (ANI): In the world of great tits, males with brighter breasts have more resilient sperm, a new study says.The first of its kind study found that birds' 'bling-bling' ... Read more...

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25 Football World Cup matches to be broadcast in 3D


January 6th, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 6 (ANI): Viewers will be able to watch 3D broadcast of part of the 2010 football World Cup matches after sports broadcaster ESPN decided to film 25 of the matches ... Read more...

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Gaon Ki Awaaz: Grassroots media finds a voice


December 13th, 2009 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
Rampur-Mathura (Uttar Pradesh), Dec 13 (IANS) It is not yet 5 p.m. but the light has started fading in Rampur-Mathura, a village of barely 5,000 people, in Sitapur district. A group of ... Read more...

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SBS breached broadcasting rules over two episodes on LTTE


September 29th, 2009 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Sep 29(ANI): The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has said that SBS breached broadcasting rules when it aired two episodes of the Tamil Language Program biased in favour of Tamil ... Read more...

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California trying to lure back filmmakers


August 14th, 2009 - 6:42 pm ICT by IBNS
Aug 14 (IBNS) More than a decade has passed as film production has deserted Hollywood, as filmmakers are now being lured by financial incentives first in Canada and other parts of the ... Read more...

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Punjabi durbar programme of Radio Pakistan loses its ‘Durbar’


May 21st, 2009 - 10:15 pm ICT by ANI
Abohar, May 21 (ANI): Radio Pakistan in its latest broadcast of Punjabi Durbar seems to have lost its 'Durbar' mood and expressed sympathy for the 'condition' of farmers in India who, in ... Read more...

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Oldest Soap Opera to end


April 3rd, 2009 - 7:08 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
On Thursday, the Variety reported that the US Television network has decided to pull the curtain on 'Guiding Light,' a daytime drama that started on the radio before it moved to television ... Read more...

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Sony CEO resigns due to BCCI-Sony controversy


February 19th, 2009 - 7:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 19 (ANI): Fed up of the BCCI-Sony controversy (now Multi Screen Media), Sony Entertainment CEO Kunal Dasgupta has resigned from his duties with immediate effect from February 19. Confirming ... Read more...

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Disney sued by screenwriter over Hannah Montana script


January 29th, 2009 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 29 (ANI): Disney bosses behind actress Miley Cyrus hit show Hannah Montana, have been sued by a screenwriter over the script used.Richard Fronduto filed a lawsuit at Los Angeles ... Read more...

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Punjabi Durbar programme finds Sikhs neglected in India


January 15th, 2009 - 10:40 pm ICT by ANI
Abohar, Jan.14 (ANI): The Punjabi Durbar programme of Radio Pakistan seems to have run out of ideas. In its broadcasts, it is repeating the old theme that the Sikhs and other ... Read more...

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