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‘The Campaign’ irreverently funny and political (IANS Movie Review)


September 2nd, 2012 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "The Campaign"; Cast: Will Ferrell, Zach Galifianakis, Jason Sudeikis, Dylan McDermott; Director: Jay Roach; Rating: 3.5/5Deep truths need not be revealed in a dark, boring manner. It can also wear ... Read more...

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Badal tells US court summons not properly served


September 1st, 2012 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 1 (IANS) Responding to a US court's summons, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal has sought additional 90 days to defend charges of human rights violations filed ... Read more...

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Vijay Amritraj turns host, chats up global icons


August 16th, 2012 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Legendary tennis player Vijay Amritraj makes his debut as a talk show host with "Dimensions". A first-of-its-kind, the show will feature global icons. Excited ... Read more...

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Jolie wants role in ‘50 Shades Of Grey’?


July 31st, 2012 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 31 (IANS) Actress Angelina Jolie reportedly would like to play Anastasia Steele in the movie adaptation of bestseller "Fifty Shades of Grey", which is high on sexual ... Read more...

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World’s largest yacht is 590 feet long


June 13th, 2012 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 13 (IANS) Russian business tycoon Roman Abramovich is about to lose his title as the owner of the world's largest private yacht after a staggering 590-feet vessel being ... Read more...

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Chinese firm eyes Iceland resort


April 18th, 2012 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 18 (IANS) A Chinese company is planning to develop an eco-tourism resort in Iceland.Business tycoon Huang Nubo Wednesday said his company, the Beijing Zhongkun Investment Group, will soon ... Read more...

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It’s good to be bad: Gulshan Devaiah


April 15th, 2012 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 15 (IANS) After "Shaitan", actor Gulshan Devaiah will once again be seen exploring his negative streak in forthcoming film "Hate Story". Unlike others, Gulshan doesn't fear getting typecast ... Read more...

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‘Rachcha’ - technically sound, but lacks storyline (Telugu Movie Review)


April 7th, 2012 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Film: Rachcha; Cast: Ramcharan, Tamanna, Mukesh Rishi, Dev Gill, Kota Sreenivasa Rao, Brahmanandam, Ali, Venu Madhav, M.S. Narayana, Krishna Bhagavan, Srinivasa Reddy; Producer: R.B. Chowdhary; Screenplay-Direction: Sampath Nandi; Cinematographer: Sameer Reddy; ... Read more...

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Salman, SRK war of words continues


April 2nd, 2012 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan don't seem to be ready to bury the hatchet yet, to go by their comments at two different events ... Read more...

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TDP’s Ramesh to join Andhra rich MPs list


March 20th, 2012 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 20 (IANS) Telugu Desam Party's C.M. Ramesh is set to join the long list of richest MPs from Andhra Pradesh, the state which boasts of the richest ... Read more...

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February: A month of grave accidents in Delhi (Lead)


February 28th, 2012 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) A day after two people died in a car crash, a Delhi Police head constable was killed when a speeding car hit his motorbike ... Read more...

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February: A month of grave accidents in Delhi


February 28th, 2012 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) With a head constable of Delhi Police killed when a speeding car hit his motorbike past midnight Tuesday, just a day after two people ... Read more...

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Piyush Sachdev toughens up for cop role (With Images)


January 20th, 2012 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) Television actor Piyush Sachdev, who is playing a policeman in Like OK's new show "Hum Ne Li Hai...Shapath", says he not only worked on fitness ... Read more...

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Mumbai Marathon: A carnival on the streets of Bollywood country (Roundup)


January 15th, 2012 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) It was like a huge party on the streets. From Bollywood personalities, top business honchos, people on wheelchairs and even Subhas Chandra Bose and Manmohan ... Read more...

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Ninth edition of Mumbai marathon kicks off


January 15th, 2012 - 10:08 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Over 39,000 people early Sunday kicked off the ninth edition of Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon 2012 from the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) in south Mumbai.Star ... Read more...

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Middle-aged men rule the roost on television


January 9th, 2012 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) The handsome middle-aged man rules Indian television these days. From Ram Kapoor, Samir Soni to Ronit Roy and Mohnish Bahl - all of them are ... Read more...

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Popular Hindi songs, now titles of TV shows


January 4th, 2012 - 11:05 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) Just what happens to creativity when it comes to titles? From ongoing TV soaps like "Kuch Toh Log Kahenge" and "Bade Acche Lagte Hain" ... Read more...

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World realising importance of Indian audiences: Anil Kapoor


December 5th, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 5 (IANS) Actor Anil Kapoor, who plays an Indian business tycoon in "Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol", believes that the international film fraternity is gradually realising the importance ... Read more...

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Mallya gloats over Kingfisher getting best airline award


September 28th, 2011 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sept 28 (IANS) Flamboyant business tycoon Vijay Mallya, who is grounding his low-cost airline operations, told his investors Wednesday that his high-profile Kingfisher Airline was declared the "Best Indian ... Read more...

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Winslet dating Branson’s nephew?


September 25th, 2011 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 25 (IANS) Kate Winslet has found a new love -- she is reportedly dating British business tycoon Richard Branson's nephew Ned Abel Smith, also known as Ned Rocknroll."Ned ... Read more...

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Will Salman strike gold again with ‘Bodyguard’? (IANS Preview)


August 29th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) After playing a fearless cop in "Dabangg" and a romantic in "Ready", superstar Salman Khan is back this Eid with more action and drama ... Read more...

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Jamia chancellor, Akbarally’s founder F.T. Khorakiwala dead (Lead)


July 5th, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 5 (IANS) Fakhruddin T. Khorakiwala, the chancellor of New Delhi's Jamia Milia Islamia and a business tycoon who founded the Akbarally's chain of department stores in Mumbai, passed ... Read more...

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Salma Hayek’s husband has a secret love child


July 3rd, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 3 (IANS) Actress Salma Hayek's husband Francois-Henri Pinault has a secret love child with supermodel Linda Evangelista, court papers reveal.The court papers, filed by Evangelista, say he got ... Read more...

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Team India imparts best leadership lessons: Anita & Harsha Bhogle


June 26th, 2011 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) The Indian cricket team has imparted great leadership lessons to millions of cricket-struck fans as well as business leaders because sports and the corporate ... Read more...

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Agra businessman to immortalise Husain with museum


June 12th, 2011 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
Agra, June 12 (IANS) The Taj city will host a museum of Maqbool Fida Husain's art works and mementoes related to him, thanks to a Mumbai-based business tycoon who hails ... Read more...

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It’s romance over reality - ‘Swayamvar 3′ gets lowest TRP


May 31st, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Imagine TV's "Swayamvar" seems to be losing its charm. "Ratan Ka Rishta" - the third season recorded the lowest ever ratings for the debut ... Read more...

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Ekta promised me an image makeover: Sakshi Tanwar


May 29th, 2011 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, May 29 (IANS) It's not easy to get a second chance to play a lead in a TV show or to get an image makeover, but Sakshi Tanwar, ... Read more...

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Frenzied fans pack stadium for a Royal clash with Kings (IPL Diary)


May 22nd, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 22 (IANS) On a cool Sunday evening with clouds playing hide seek, thousands of frenzied fans thronged the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium here to watch a titanic clash ... Read more...

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Jeetendra launches ‘Bade Achche Lagte Hain’ in Agra


May 18th, 2011 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, May 18 (IANS) Yesteryear star Jeetendra launched new television show "Bade Achche Lagte hain" starring Ram Kapoor and Sakshi Tanwar here.The show will go on air May 30 ... Read more...

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‘Trump’s question over Obama’s intelligence, background is racism by inference’


May 2nd, 2011 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2 (ANI): An African-American Professor of the Georgetown University has termed business tycoon Donald Trump's act of questioning Obama's intelligence and background as "racism by inference".Trump had also reportedly ... Read more...

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Brit-Indian honeymooner detained with Britain’s worst child killers, rapists


April 29th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 29 (ANI): Brit-Indian honeymoon murder suspect Shrien Dewani is reportedly housed with some of Britain's worst child killers and perverts after being thrown out of London's Priory clinic on charges ... Read more...

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Democratic favouritism outlines Trump political donation history


April 27th, 2011 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 27 (ANI): US business tycoon Donald J. Trump, who is also a preferred potential presidential candidate among tea party activists, reportedly has a history of financially supporting prospective democratic ... Read more...

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Trump and De Niro’s free-for-all over Obama birth issue criticism


April 26th, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 26 (ANI): American business tycoon Donald Trump said at Oscar-winner Robert De Niro is "not the brightest bulb on the planet," and therefore, should not comment on the birther ... Read more...

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SA prosecutors tried to ‘trick’ Brit-Indian honeymooner’s detention without extradition agreement


April 24th, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 24 (ANI): South African prosecutors attempted to 'trick' Shrien Dewani, the Indian-born millionaire charged with masterminding his wife's murder during their honeymoon in Cape Town, to detain him without the ... Read more...

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World’s richest man to invest $1.5 bn in Argentina


April 17th, 2011 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, April 17 (IANS/EFE) Mexican telecom magnate Carlos Slim, ranked as the world's wealthiest man by Forbes magazine, plans to invest $1.5 billion over the next two years in ... Read more...

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