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Pattinson wants professional relation with Stewart


September 13th, 2012 - 3:48 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 13 (IANS) Actor Robert Pattinson reportedly wants only professional relation with his ex-girlfriend actress Kristen Stewart.Pattinson, 26, was left heartbroken after Stewart cheated on him with director ... Read more...

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‘Moscow Raceway is suitable for Formula 1′


July 4th, 2012 - 1:22 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Moscow Raceway is an "excellent" track suitable for holding Formula One races, F1 race director Charlie Whiting said on a visit to the circuit ... Read more...

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Egypt annuls gas export deal with Israel


April 23rd, 2012 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, April 23 (IANS) Egypt said Sunday that it has annulled a gas export deal with Israel due to violations of contractual obligations, according to Egypt's Nile TV.Mohamed Shoeb, who ... Read more...

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Films don’t work because of trends: Parvin Dabbas


August 17th, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) Boy bonding is in and bromance is the new buzzword with films like "Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara", "Delhi Belly" and "Pyaar Ka Punchnama" making ... Read more...

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Sourav Ganguly’s fine dining hub ends its innings


August 1st, 2011 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 1 (IANS) "Sourav's: The Food Pavilion" owned and managed by the former Indian cricket captain downed its shutters for the last time Monday.The five-storeyed multicuisine restaurant-cum-lounge bar in ... Read more...

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Hayden returns to cricket with Big Bash League


July 25th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 25 (IANS) Former Australian batsman Matthew Hayden will return to cricket with the inaugural Big Bash League where he will play for Brisbane Heat.Hayden, 39, has not played ... Read more...

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‘Shark’ says was ‘business decision’ to shift base from Sydney to China


June 4th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, June 4(ANI): Australia's richest sportsman Greg Norman has said that the decision to shut his only office in the country, and shift his base to China, was a business decision."You have ... Read more...

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Indian firms hope to cash in on new U.S. healthcare law


March 26th, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar.27 (ANI): Indian firms hope to cash in on the new U.S. healthcare law signed this week by President Barack Obama.According to the Washington Post, Indian companies are working ... Read more...

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Not part of bid, but Kochi’s IPL has my blessings: Tharoor


March 21st, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi/New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) It's cricket chatter on Shashi Tharoor's twitter. Thrilled at Kochi bagging a team in the Indian Premier League (IPL), a jubilant Tharoor clarified that he was ... Read more...

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Tharoor inspired Rendezvous Sports to bid for Kochi


March 21st, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, March 21 (IANS) Irrepressible Shashi Tharoor added a new dimension to his expansive profile when he got leading business magnets to come together as Rendezvous Sports World Ltd. that bagged ... Read more...

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Oz players’ retirement from first-class cricket highlights a disturbing trend: Berry


February 21st, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 21(ANI): Former Australian cricketer Darren Berry has voiced concern over how certain Australian players have elected to put their lucrative Indian Premier League (IPL) responsibilities ahead of the Sheffield Shield ... Read more...

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Nannes decides to put IPL ahead of Sheffield Shield


February 20th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 20(ANI): Australian fast bowler Dirk Nannes, a highly valued member of the Indian Premier League's Delhi Daredevils side, has elected to put his IPL responsibilities ahead of the Sheffield Shield ... Read more...

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Fiscal committee chairman says intervention in Dubai World planned


November 27th, 2009 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Nov 27 (IANS) Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al-Maktoum, chairman of the Supreme Fiscal Committee of the Dubai government, has said that the committee's decision to intervene in Dubai World is well-thought ... Read more...

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Tonya Chen booted from TV show due to pregnant belly


November 5th, 2009 - 7:11 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Nov 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tonya Chen who is the wife of best-selling author Ben Mezrich has been removed from a lifestyle show ‘Style Boston’. The producers are giving the reason ... Read more...

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MJ’s sister set to lose Las Vegas home


September 12th, 2009 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 12 (ANI): Michael Jackson's sister La Toya is reportedly set to lose her home in Las Vegas over unpaid bills.The singer purportedly owes 497,113 pounds in unpaid mortgage instalments ... Read more...

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Obama merchandise a huge hit at New York store


August 18th, 2009 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 18 (ANI): Sale of merchandise based on US President Barack Obama has been soaring at a New York store.NBC Universal's store has put 29 products on sale, including a ... Read more...

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Despite record-breaking sales, Jackson died in debt


June 27th, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 27 (DPA) He recorded the best selling album in history. For a time, he pulled down $50 million a year, with an overall worth reported at $750 million. Yet ... Read more...

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Yash Raj Films ends distribution deal with Karan Johar


March 10th, 2009 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) Entertainment conglomerate Yash Raj Films (YRF) has withdrawn its over 10-year-old distribution deal with filmmaker Karan Johar's Dharma Productions, saying it is a "purely business decision". "As always, ... Read more...

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LA Galaxy asks Beckham to return after Milan fails to make second offer


February 14th, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 14 (ANI): LA Galaxy has asked English midfielder David Beckham to return to the MLS after Ac Milan failed to make a second offer for the player.The England ... Read more...

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Dannii Minogue wont be axed from X Factor


February 8th, 2009 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 08 (ANI): Aussie singer Dannii Minogue wont be axed as the judge of The X Factor after Simon Cowell calculated that keeping her on would help win the ratings ... Read more...

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Ficci prepares its own wish list for Obama


January 20th, 2009 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) With Barack Obama taking over as the US President Tuesday, a leading industry lobby has identified five areas that it hopes the new leadership will address to ... Read more...

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British Airways is now effectively London Airways


October 28th, 2008 - 3:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 28 (ANI): British Airways has stopped being the UKs national carrier and effectively become London Airways.Though the airline still operates flights from Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Aberdeen, ... Read more...

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