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Racism row again hits an Indian on ‘Big Brother’


July 11th, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 11 (IANS) In 2007 actress Shilpa Shetty was the victim of racial remarks on "Celebrity Big Brother". Five years later, Indian British model Deana Uppal faced similar ... Read more...

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Is Frankie Cocozza going to on ‘The Bachelor’ show?


March 7th, 2012 - 10:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Mar 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) X Factor star Frankie Cocozza is rumored to be on line to become the next Bachelor. Reports say Cocozza will become the next Bachelor in the highly ... Read more...

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World’s fattest man is Keith Martin


February 14th, 2012 - 10:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) When Keith Martin lost his mother at the age of 16 years he could not deal with the loss properly. He developed a habit which would later ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

370-kg Briton is possibly world’s heaviest man


February 13th, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 13 (IANS) A 42-year-old Briton who eats hot dogs and ham for breakfast, chocolate bars for lunch, and sausages and chips for dinner weighs an astounding 370 kg ... Read more...

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Radio Times issues apology for inappropriate picture


January 25th, 2012 - 9:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Radio Times has apologized for publishing a picture showing the manhood of a soldier. The magazine failed to detect that one of the soldiers had exposed his ... Read more...

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Tinchy Stryder pulls out of Celebrity Big Brother


December 23rd, 2011 - 10:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) With just a couple of weeks to go, Channel 5’s hit show Celebrity Big Brother seems to have suffered another setback. Following recent reports that the network ... Read more...

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Alan Sugar turned down Celebrity Big Brother


December 23rd, 2011 - 1:06 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) British television star Alan Sugar is quoted by a website as saying that he “politely” turned down an offer from Channel 5 to appear on the hit ... Read more...

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Tinchy Stryder is all set for Celebrity Big Brother


December 20th, 2011 - 12:09 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Shortly after Chipmunk reportedly turned down an offer from Channel to be part of the hit reality show Celebrity Big Brother, another rapper Tinchy Stryder has gladly ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Amy Childs to be on the Bachelorette


December 8th, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Sun has reported that UK’s version of the hit US show The Bachelorette is planned. The report claims that UK model Amy Childs has been ... Read more...

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Freddie Starr all set for Celebrity Big Brother


November 17th, 2011 - 8:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Nov 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Freddie Starr is reportedly set to join next season’s Celebrity Big Brother show. He reportedly told his friends that he has been added to the show.Starr ... Read more...

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Sid Owen to join Celeb Big Brother?


August 12th, 2011 - 11:20 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Daily Star has reported that EastEnders actor Sid Owen will join the stars on Celebrity Big Brother. Channel 5 has already confirmed that Tara Reid, Pamela Anderson ... Read more...

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Now, ‘Big Brother’ for Pamela


August 2nd, 2011 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS) After setting the "Bigg Boss" house in India on fire, "Baywatch" beauty Pamela Anderson has now decided to feature on the British version of the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Reid to do another reality show


April 18th, 2011 - 7:07 am ICT by IANS
London, April 18 (IANS) "Celebrity Big Brother" winner Alex Reid confirmed that he will be a part of another reality show this year."He's been offered Strictly, I'm A Celeb, and ... Read more...

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Wills-Kat movie ‘the naffest royal film ever made’


April 14th, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 14 (ANI): It is yet to be released to the public, but the movie on Prince William and Kate Middleton's royal romance has already been branded 'the naffest royal ... Read more...

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Wills-Kat TV movie given raunchy makeover


April 10th, 2011 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 10 (ANI): Prince William and Kate Middleton's TV movie has reportedly been given a raunchy makeover with tasteful bedroom scenes.American-made 'William & Kate: The Movie' will screen on Channel ... Read more...

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George Michael denies Kenny Goss split rumours on TV and Twitter


March 8th, 2011 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 8 (ANI): Furious George Michael has denied rumours that he has split from his long-term partner Kenny Goss by setting the record straight live on TV and Twitter.Reports claimed on ... Read more...

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Has Kerry Katona’s past come back to haunt her?


March 6th, 2011 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 6 (ANI): Kerry Katona's sordid past is set to haunt her in the form of a TV documentary, it has emerged.The 30-year-old won over fans after she ditched drugs and ... Read more...

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Davina McCall: ‘I won’t return to Big Brother’


February 11th, 2011 - 8:08 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Davina McCall has indicated that she wouldn’t be hosting the “Big Brother” show again even if it is successfully revived.The 43-year-old believes that the show needs a ... Read more...

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‘Banned’ Salman Butt lands job as Pak TV channel’s World Cup expert


February 10th, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 10(ANI): Former Pakistan captain Salman Butt, who was banned for 10 years for his involvement in a spot-fixing scam, has been signed up by Pakistan's Channel 5 to be their ... 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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Emma Bunton left with deflated tyre on highway


August 23rd, 2010 - 2:28 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 23 (IANS) Former Spice girl Emma Bunton was left deflated on her way to host a live TV talent contest Sunday when her car suffered a flat tyre on the ... Read more...

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Thai premier meets protesters, hopes to ease tensions (Lead)


March 28th, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, March 28 (DPA) Thailand's prime minister and the leaders of anti-government protests started face-to-face talks Sunday in an effort to defuse political tensions that turned violent on the weekend. Prime Minister ... Read more...

Posted in Politics, Thailand |

Thai premier agrees to meet protestors as tensions rise


March 28th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, March 28 (DPA) Thailand's prime minister and anti-government protest leaders agreed to talk Sunday in an effort to defuse political tensions that turned violent on the weekend. Officials said Prime Minister ... Read more...

Posted in Politics, Thailand |

Gail Huff: A Perfect Match For Spouse Scott Brown


January 20th, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) There is a saying that behind every successful man there is a woman. This seems to be the case with Gail Huff. She is the spouse ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Bianca de la Garza and David Wade heading down splitsville


September 24th, 2009 - 3:03 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Boston, Sep 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rival channel’s news couple Bianca de la Garza and David Wade are heading down splitsville. They are calling it quits after 12 years of marriage and a ... Read more...

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Davlantes done at WMAQ-Ch 5


July 31st, 2009 - 6:28 pm ICT by IBNS
Jul 31 (IBNS) The abrupt exit of Anna Davlantes had been announced to staff in a two-sentence memo from Frank Whittaker, Channel 5's station Manager and Vice-President (News). The station is keen on ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

RIP Brett Johnson: Folksy Texan Takes Final Bow


July 13th, 2009 - 9:05 pm ICT by GD
It's the story of the famous Dallas-loving Texan who has tipped his favorite cowboy hat for the very last time. Self-proclaimed cowboy at heart, Brett Johnson was a Texan institution in himself, ... Read more...

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Lu Parker on a date with Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa


June 2nd, 2009 - 8:05 pm ICT by GD
Lu Parker, KTLA-TV Channel 5 reporter, is dating Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa. Her fans will know that she has also won the Miss USA title. The officials of the news station where Parker ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Is Cristal Taylor Dirk Nowitzki’s girlfriend?


May 8th, 2009 - 9:35 pm ICT by GD
The relationship between Cristal Taylor and Dirk Nowitzki is still uncertain. It is not really clear whether Cristal Taylor is stalking Dirk Nowitzki or whether she is really his girlfriend. This is ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Sphinx may have originally had a lions face


December 9th, 2008 - 7:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 9 (ANI): New evidence has emerged that suggests the Sphinx may have originally had the face of lion, and not that of an ancient pharaoh, as generally believed by ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Brit actor with Asian appearance recalls Mumbai terror carnage


November 29th, 2008 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.29 (ANI): A British actor with an Asian appearance said that he literally curled himself up like a small ball as terrorists struck the restaurant in which he was dining. Actor ... Read more...

Posted in National |

MediaCorp 45 yrs birthday celebration, Sunday at Singapore


November 24th, 2008 - 2:08 pm ICT by Bupha Ravirot
MediaCorp's Channel 8 celebrated its 45 years in Singapore, Sunday evening Nov 23, 2008. The night was the biggest reunion of stars.Awards were given out last night such the Most Memorable ... Read more...

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Greg Kelly is the new anchor of WNYW/Ch. 5’s “Good Day New York”


September 11th, 2008 - 11:07 pm ICT by David M N James
Greg Kelly has joined the posh and lucrative anchor job.Greg who was a Marine officer took to journalism some years ago to pursue a career he deems most interesting and rewarding. ... Read more...

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UEFA head Platini checks Ukraine’s Euro 2012 preparations


July 4th, 2008 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Kiev, July 4 (DPA) European soccer body UEFA head Michel Platini was in Kiev to inspect personally Ukraine's preparations so far to co-host the Euro 2012 football championship. Poland and Ukraine were ... Read more...

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