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Penelope Cruz backs cancer charity


July 21st, 2012 - 7:30 am ICT by IANS
London, July 21 (IANS) Actress Penelope Cruz will launch a special T-shirt range that will be sold at stores to help raise money for a women's cancer research fund.She will ... Read more...

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Melanie Brown sells dresses for charity


June 13th, 2012 - 6:31 am ICT by IANS
London, June 13 (IANS) Singer Melanie Brown is set to sell off a collection of her glamorous dresses to raise money for an Australia-based breast cancer charity.The 37-year-old former Spice ... Read more...

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Hudgens to auction award gown for charity


January 25th, 2012 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 25 (IANS) Actress Vanessa Hudgens is auctioning off the dress she wore to the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards to raise cash for a cancer charity.Bidding for ... Read more...

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‘Harry Potter’ fan to auction Rowling’s boots


September 20th, 2011 - 2:11 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 20 (IANS) A "Harry Potter" fan is set to auction the boots that author J.K. Rowling wore while writing the first book of the series.Emily Waldo was just ... Read more...

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Fergie wants to set up cancer charity


August 7th, 2011 - 2:46 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 7 (IANS) Hip hop group Black Eyed Peas' star Fergie wants to set up her own charity to help cancer survivors.The singer is a committed philanthropist and was ... Read more...

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Man struggling to raise granddaughter wins $2m jackpot!


July 15th, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 15 (IANS) An Australian grandfather, who was struggling to raise his granddaughter after her mother died due to cancer, has won an Australian $1.92 million (US $2 million) ... Read more...

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‘Pretty in pink’ Liz Hurley helps raise $4m for breast cancer charity


April 16th, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 16 (ANI): Elizabeth Hurley raised 4milion pounds at an annual fundraising event held for breast cancer charity at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City for the Breast Cancer Research ... Read more...

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McGrath skips McGrath Foundation charity event


March 20th, 2011 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 20 (ANI): Glenn McGrath and his new wife, Sara Leonardi, were nowhere to be seen at Pink Slipper Luncheon at Rosehill Gardens, an annual event held to raise money for ... Read more...

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Celebrities design bras for breast cancer charity’s auction


February 6th, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 06 (ANI): More than 40 celebrities and designers have come forward to design bras for a breast cancer charity.Joanna Lumley, Helen Lederer and Claudia Winkleman are among them who have ... Read more...

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Dividing stem cells found to play crucial role spread of tumours


January 23rd, 2011 - 12:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 23 (ANI): Scientists have found that stem cells frequently play a crucial role in the spread of tumours and that if they can develop drugs to deactivate them, it would ... Read more...

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Supermodel claims Prince Charles asked her for ‘private catwalk show’


January 12th, 2011 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 12 (ANI): In an autobiography, a supermodel has claimed that Prince Charles flirted with her before asking her to perform a 'private catwalk show' for him.Mozambique-born Tasha de Vasconcelos ... Read more...

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Breast cancer campaign ‘diverting attention’


January 9th, 2011 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 9 (ANI): The high-profile awareness campaign about breast cancer is diverting attention from other types of cancer, says a leading cancer specialist.The breast cancer lobby's 'pink steamroller' has diverted public ... Read more...

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Meet UK’s kindest kid who painted dozens of pics for cancer charity


December 16th, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 16 (ANI): A 10-year-old boy in UK has been voted as Britain's Kindest Kid 2010 after he painted dozens of pictures to help raise cash for a cancer charity.Dylan ... Read more...

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Gurgaon doctor offers free cancer treatment (Lead)


November 13th, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Nov 13 (IANS) Moved by the plight of the poor, a doctor here Saturday set up an NGO to offer free diagnosis and treatment for cancer patients from low income families.The ... Read more...

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Coulthard wants ‘virgin’ to win F1 championship!


November 13th, 2010 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 13 (ANI): Poking fun at Formula One drivers, David Coulthard has said that he didn't want British ace Lewis Hamilton to win the 2010 championship on Sunday as he is ... Read more...

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MCGrath’s charity poll ‘to gauge public opinion bowler’s love life!’


November 9th, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 9 (ANI): Glenn McGrath's own breast cancer charity foundation has conducted a poll to find people's general opinion on his engagement to Sara Leonardi.The McGrath Foundation - set up by ... Read more...

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McGrath’s own charity foundation question his new relation


November 9th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 9 (ANI): Glenn McGrath's own breast cancer charity foundation has raised a question against the bowler's engagement to Sara Leonardi.The McGrath Foundation - set up by the former cricketer and ... Read more...

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Women can ‘inherit breast cancer from mother’s or father’s side’


October 25th, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 25 (ANI): A new study has revealed that women at risk of breast cancer miss out on tests and early diagnosis because their father's family's health history is disregarded.Canadian researchers ... Read more...

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“Happy Days” Actor Tom Bosley Dies At 83


October 20th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Television's iconic father Tom Bosley died of heart failure yesterday. The actor was also battling lung cancer and died at a hospital neat his Palm Springs ... Read more...

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Pretty in pink Liz Hurley makes US ambassador Louis Susman blush


October 19th, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 19 (ANI): Elizabeth Hurley wearing a tight pink outfit left the US Ambassador Louis Susman blushing at a recent breast cancer charity event.The 45-year-old model draped herself over the ... Read more...

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Liz Hurley’s pink skin-tight dress stuns all at cancer charity event


October 2nd, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 2 (ANI): She must be 45, but Elizabeth Hurley gave many young girls a run for their money when she arrived at the Estee Lauder Breast Cancer awareness event wearing ... Read more...

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Christina Applegate turns jewellery designer for cancer charity


September 29th, 2010 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 29 (ANI): Pregnant breast cancer survivor Christina Applegate has teamed up with gem designer Alex Woo to create jewellery for cancer charity.The 'Anchorman' actress has created a new pendant necklace ... Read more...

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Brit man sets fastest round-the-world cycle trip record


August 2nd, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 02 (ANI): A British man has set the record for the fastest cycle trip around the world.Vin Cox completed his 18,172-mile road trip in London's Greenwich after cycling for 176 ... Read more...

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Christina Applegate to launch cancer charity


July 27th, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 27 (ANI): American actress and cancer survivor Christina Applegate is set to launch a charity to help at-risk women who are unable get preventative care.The 'Anchorman' star will launch Right ... Read more...

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Applegate to launch cancer charity


July 27th, 2010 - 6:32 am ICT by IANS
London, July 27 (IANS) Cancer surviving actress Christina Applegate is launching a charity to help at-risk women who can't afford the proper preventative care. Applegate will launch Right Action For Women in September ... Read more...

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See ‘Busting Out!’ the topless show performing “breast-based contortions”


July 16th, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 16 (ANI): 'Busting Out!' a show where two stars go topless to perform "breast-based contortions", along with songs, dance and comedy sketches, has been brought to the UK to help ... Read more...

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Jake Gyllenhaal ‘Stands Up To Cancer’


July 15th, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 15 (ANI): American actor Jake Gyllenhaal has joined forces with America's Major League Baseball (MLB) organization for a new cancer campaign.The 'Prince of Persia' actor has filmed a public service ... Read more...

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Seven month pregnant Radcliffe to run for charity


June 16th, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 16 (ANI): Marathon world-record holder Paula Radcliffe will be running for charity despite being seven months pregnant.Radcliffe, 36, is to run in the Leeds 10K race on July 4, ... Read more...

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Sachin Tendulkar raises funds for cancer-afflicted children


May 28th, 2010 - 8:24 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, May 28 (ANI): A simple message posted by Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar on social networking site 'Twitter' raised over Rs ten million for a cancer charity.The response to Tendulkar's ... Read more...

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Joe Cocker Performs Beside ‘Idols’


May 27th, 2010 - 10:55 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez May 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Finalists Crystal Bowersox and Lee DeWyze was presented the lifetime opportunity of performing alongside living legend Joe Cocker on Wednesday during the Finale of American Idol ... Read more...

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Radiotherapy the unsung hero of cancer care, say experts


April 20th, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 20 (ANI): Experts at the world's leading cancer charity have said that radiotherapy, which is a crucial cancer treatment, is often the unsung hero of cancer care.Although surgery is often ... Read more...

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Botham completes 25th cancer charity walk across UK


April 20th, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 20(ANI): England cricketing legend Ian Botham has completed his 25th trek for blood cancer charity and vowed to start on another.Botham marched through ten towns in ten days to ... Read more...

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Tevez walks the catwalk to raise funds for cancer


April 17th, 2010 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 17 (ANI): Manchester City ace Carlos Tevez along with his other teammates did a catwalk to help raise 200,000 pounds for a cancer charity.Manchester City footballers took part in ... Read more...

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Botham sets off on 25th cancer charity walk across UK


April 10th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 10(ANI): Twenty-five years after England cricketing legend Ian Botham's first charity walk, from John O'Groats to Land's End, he is stepping out again for his blood cancer charity.Botham, who ... Read more...

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Kylie Minogue strips for breast cancer campaign


March 29th, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 29 (ANI): Kylie Minogue shed her clothes to launch a breast cancer charity campaign-four years after beating the killer disease.The 41-year-old singer was draped in just a silk ... Read more...

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