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Armaan set for maiden Indy race

March 23rd, 2012 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
St Petersburg (Florida), March 23 (IANS) Having missed most of the pre-season testing due to budget constraints, India's Armaan Ebrahim faces an uphill task as he prepares for his first ... Read more...

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For ‘Bumboo’ director, stars don’t matter

February 20th, 2012 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) His debut directorial "Bumboo" is the remake of French hit "L'Emmerduer", yet it is sans big Bollywood stars. Budget constraints notwithstanding, Jagdish Rajpurohit says he ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

As VFX fights for foothold, in steps Bollywood Badshah

June 6th, 2011 - 10:14 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) Hollywood loves visual effects or VFX, though the same can't be said of the over Rs.80-billion ($1.6 billion) Indian film industry. However, a co-production ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Lindsay Lohan might spend jail term at home

May 12th, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, May 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department spokesman has told reporters that it is likely that Lindsay Lohan might spend her jail sentence in her home. Steve ... Read more...

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Lauding Italian firm on Colosseum, Hindus ask Indian conglomerates to rescue historical sites

January 22nd, 2011 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Jan 22 (ANI): Hindus have commended Tod's S.p.A., luxury shoes and goods firm for its reported offer to cover the cost of restoring the Colosseum in Rome (Italy).Its Chairman and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Mehra wants new face to play Milkha Singh

January 5th, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Jan 5 (IANS)Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, who will not cast an A-lister for the title role in "Run Milkha Run", has launched a nationwide search to find a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

George Lucas Puts Star Wars TV Series On Hold

August 8th, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Aug 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Disappointing news for all the fans of Star Wars as George Lucas informed his fans that he is putting the Live Action Star Wars TV series ... Read more...

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Newcomers disappoint in ‘Jotheyaagi Hithavaagi’ (Kannada Movie Review)

June 27th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S. Rajapur Film: "Jotheyaagi Hithavaagi"; Cast: Chandan, Tejaswini, Thara, Jai Jagadish, Ramakrishna, Shankar Aswath and others; Director: H.K. Sreenivas; Producer: Naveen and Krishnamurthy; Camera: Vinod Bharathi; Music: Drummer Deva; Rating: ** ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

G8 pledges $7.3 bn for poor countries

June 26th, 2010 - 6:52 am ICT by IANS
Huntsville (Canada), June 26 (DPA) World leaders and donor groups have pledged $7.3 billion in aid by 2015 to reduce child mortality and save women in poor countries from dying in childbirth, ... Read more...

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Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution: The Food Fight Continues

April 17th, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by admin
By Anita ThomasFor two months Jamie Oliver has been living in Huntington West Virginia promoting healthy food and healthy eating. Jamie’s revolution is trying to change the way our school system ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment, Health |

Sibal advocates public-private partnerships in education

March 23rd, 2010 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) From outsourcing infrastructure development of educational institutions to adopting the "no work no pay" principle in government institutes, Human Resource Development Minister Kapil Sibal Tuesday called for ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Private fund-raising vital for University of Nebraska

December 10th, 2009 - 8:33 pm ICT by ANI
By Sandeep DattaNew Delhi, Dec.10 (ANI): As University of Nebraska President Jame. B. Milliken completed his 10-day trip to India exploring options for collaborations with in India, he talked about budget constraints ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Megan Fox reveals Zac Efron was her crush after couple of drinks

November 24th, 2008 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 24 (ANI): With the ongoing financial crisis even celeb parties have had to be curtailed, so it was quite surprising that American actress Megan Fox managed to get ... Read more...

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Chennai trio to scorch racing track

March 20th, 2008 - 5:10 pm ICT by admin
By Anand Philar Sepang (Malaysia), March 20 (IANS) Chennai is known to be the hub of motor sports in India. Besides boasting of an international-standard racing track at Sriperumbudur, the city will create ... Read more...

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