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Chandrababu Naidu’s family assets down to Rs.35 crore


September 13th, 2012 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 13 (IANS) Telugu Desam Party (TDP) president N. Chandrababu Naidu's family assets have come down from about Rs.40 crore last year to Rs.35.59 crore this year.The former ... Read more...

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Alba sends gifts for Duff’s baby


April 6th, 2012 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 6 (IANS) Actress Jessica Alba has sent new mother Hilary Duff a box of baby goodies from the range of products made by her business venture "The ... Read more...

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Go kayaking, wall climbing at Indian ‘activotel’! (With Images)


February 24th, 2012 - 10:05 am ICT by IANS
Rishikesh (Uttarakhand), Feb 24 (IANS) There are 'ecotels' and 'boutique' hotels, but ever heard of the 'activotel'? For those seeking an active, adventurous vacation - and not wanting to wake ... Read more...

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Twitteratti, Facebookers pour anger over hospital blaze


December 10th, 2011 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 10 (IANS) A day after the fire at West Bengal's AMRI Hospital left 91 dead, netizens have poured their anger through social networking sites Facebook and Twitter, ... Read more...

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Creating content for Youtube: Madonna’s new job


October 31st, 2011 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 31 (IANS) Pop singer Madonna and Jay Z will create their own video channels on YouTube as part of a new business venture to expand the website.According ... Read more...

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JGI Ventures to groom entrepreneurs with Rs.500 crore fund


April 6th, 2011 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 6 (IANS) JGI Ventures India Ltd, a pioneering venture fund based in this tech hub, has embarked upon a unique programme to groom budding entrepreneurs by incubating and ... Read more...

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MindTree foermer co-founder floats new IT venture


April 5th, 2011 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 5 (IANS) Former MindTree co-founder Ashok Soota Tuesday announced setting up a new business venture - Happiest Minds Technologies Limited - to provide a slew of IT services ... Read more...

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Outgoing Soota not to divest MindTree stake for now


March 25th, 2011 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 24 (IANS) Outgoing MindTree executive chairman Ashok Soota late Thursday clarified that he had no immediate plans to divest his 11.57 percent stake in the company."I have no ... Read more...

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Katy Perry’s cleavage steals show at her perfume launch


February 7th, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 7 (ANI): Pop singer Katy Perry gave onlookers an eyeful of her cleavage at the launch of her fragrance 'Purr by Katy Perry' in Mexico City.The 'California Gurl' singer ... Read more...

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Comcast Completes NBC Universal Aquisition


January 30th, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The biggest television service provider of the United States, Comcast has closed the deal with NBC Universal, to finally acquire the latter, after thirteen months of ... Read more...

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MindTree co-founder chairman quits


January 29th, 2011 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 28 (IANS) Leading IT consultancy and product engineering services firm MindTree Ltd co-founder Ashok Soota Friday resigned as the chairman and the member of the board here.In a regulatory filing, ... Read more...

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Lara Dutta Soon To Launch Designer Shoe Line


January 25th, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Lara Dutta is certainly in the best phase of her life with her upcoming wedding bells to ace tennis player Mahesh Bhupati on the anvil, this damsel has the world ... Read more...

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Kader Khan coming on small screen (Movie Snippets)


January 20th, 2011 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) Kader Khan is back after two years, but not with a movie - he will be seen on the small screen in a new comedy "Hi! ... Read more...

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Mammootty looks forward to first film production, hospital


January 8th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Jan 8 (IANS) After a very productive 2010 with four hit films and a best actor award, Malayalam superstar Mammootty will in March this year launch the first film under his ... Read more...

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Pakistan Army and ISI is kidnapping and killing people of Gilgit Baltistan (Part-2)


December 18th, 2010 - 10:43 pm ICT by ANI
By Dr. Shabir ChoudhryLondon, Dec 18 (ANI): Mirza Wajahat Hassan Khan left for Dubai unaccompanied on October 28 2010, for a family business venture.It should be noted that the kidnapping, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Pakistan Army and ISI is kidnapping and killing people of Gilgit Baltistan


December 18th, 2010 - 10:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 18 (ANI): Mirza Wajahat Hassan Khan left for Dubai unaccompanied on October 28 2010, for a family business venture.He being a sugar patient with a broken knee and hypoglycemia ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Oprah’s Favourite Things 2010: A Glimpse at the list


November 23rd, 2010 - 12:19 am ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 22, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Oprah Winfrey is in the last leg of her sitcom The Oprah Winfrey Show and she is declaring her favourite things for the holiday shopping ... Read more...

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‘Band Baaja Baaraat’ not funded by debutant’s father: YRF


November 1st, 2010 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) Yash Raj Films' (YRF) upcoming project "Band Baaja Baaraat" has not been funded by debutant Ranveer Singh's businessman father, says the spokesperson of the production house."'Band Baaja ... Read more...

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Woman Power Behind Akshay Kumar’s Success


October 15th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 15, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Akshay Kumar is the original action hunk and of B town and has had one of the most fruitful and successful careers in tinsel town, considering that ... Read more...

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Children’s bank opens for destitute kids in Gorakhpur


October 9th, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by ANI
By Pawan Kumar ShahGorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh), Oct.9 (ANI): Lok Abhiyan, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) has opened a bank for the poverty-ridden children in Uttar Pradesh's Gorakhpur District. The Lok Abhiyan has taught ... Read more...

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Snubbed Younus opens photo studio to “divert mind, utilise time”


October 2nd, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Oct 2 (ANI): Dejected after repeatedly being sidelined by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) and the national selectors, former skipper Younus Khan has opened a photo studio in order to "divert ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

‘Entourage’: Tequila And Coke Leaves A Bad Hangover


August 16th, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Aug 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The latest episode of Entourage called 'Tequila and Coke' aired Sunday on HBO and fans of the comedy drama were in for a few big surprises. ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda new planning chief’s mom calls him “kind, loving, caring”


August 8th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
New York, August 8 (ANI): The mother of a Saudi-born American and allegedly al-Qaeda's new head of global operational planning, Adnan G. Shukrijumah, whom the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has termed ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Katie Price to launch modelling agency


July 31st, 2010 - 1:56 am ICT by IANS
London, July 31 (IANS) Glamour model Katie Price a.k.a. Jordan is planning to launch her own modelling agency. The 32-year-old reality TV star has revealed she wants to help young girls to make ... Read more...

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Susan Sarandon turns table tennis entrepreneur


July 22nd, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 22 (ANI): Actress Susan Sarandon has opened up her business venture into the world of table tennis.Sarandon, 63, helped launch Spin, a bar devoted to the sport of ping-pong, ... Read more...

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Kevin Costner presents ‘a partial solution’ to Gulf oil spill


June 10th, 2010 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 10 (ANI): Actor Kevin Costner has said that he has 'a partial solution' to the Gulf oil spill disaster.Costner testified in Washington before a House Energy and Environment subcommittee ... Read more...

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Sherlyn’s Fitness DVD a visual treat


May 25th, 2010 - 8:13 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 25, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):If you thought things couldn't get any hotter –the sexy Sherlyn Chopra is here to up the temperature even further with her fitness DVD.The DVD that will ... Read more...

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Capello defers plans to rate England players as part of an online business venture


May 12th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 12 (ANI): The Football Association (FA) has forced England manager Fabio Capello into postponing plans to rate his players as part of an online business venture.The development came as Capello ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

IT likely to submit IPL Mumbai probe report Thursday


April 22nd, 2010 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 21 (IANS) A top-ranking income tax department official will leave for New Delhi Thursday with a report on the outcome of the investigations into the Indian Premier League (IPL) here ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Business Baron Dan Duncan Passes Away At 77


March 30th, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Houston, Mar 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Houston based energy baron Dan Duncan, the billionaire businessman who was liked by all for his gentle and philanthropic attitude, passed away on Monday, at ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Emu rearing venture picking up in Manipur


March 10th, 2010 - 10:36 pm ICT by ANI
By L.C.K SinghImphal, Mar 10 (ANI): For the first time in the Northeast region rearing of poultry Emu birds on commercial basis has been taken up by farmers in Manipur.Emu rearing ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

I don’t wear burqa after marriage: Ayesha Takia


January 22nd, 2010 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 22 (IANS) Ayesha Takia has quelled rumours that she has started wearing a burqa after marriage and that her husband's family is ultra-conservative where acting is not permitted. Ayesha is ... Read more...

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The Burqa Factor:Who’s trying to Sabotage Ayesha Takia’s Career?


January 22nd, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Subhash K JhaWas Ayesha Takia spotted in a burqa after marriage? Have her in-laws clamped down on her freedom to act in films? These are the rumours that one hears in ... Read more...

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LeT planned attacks on Bollywood stars, Shiv Sena leaders, Somnath temple (Lead)


December 15th, 2009 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, Dec 15 (IANS) Fresh evidence unearthed by the FBI shows that the Lashkar-e-Taeba (LeT), the Pakistan-based extremist outfit, was planning to carry out Mumbai-type attacks on India's National Defence College (NDC) ... Read more...

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LeT planned attacks on Somnath temple, Bollywood stars, Shiv Sena leaders


December 15th, 2009 - 10:13 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Dec 15 (IANS) Pakistan based terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taeba (LeT) was planning to carry out fresh Mumbai type attacks on the National Defence College (NDC) in New Delhi, Somnath temple ... Read more...

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