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Bollywood singer Shreya Ghoshal to enliven AAPI US tour


August 5th, 2012 - 10:08 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 5 (IANS) Bollywood singer Shreya Ghoshal is joining an American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI) sponsored nine-city spectacular musical programme combined with educational and networking opportunities ... Read more...

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Udaipur’s Mewar gets UN award for saving India’s living heritage


June 7th, 2012 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 7 (IANS) Arvind Singh Mewar of the erstwhile royal family of Udaipur, the second Indian to win the eighth Women Together Award for "Contribution to Universal Culture ... Read more...

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A colourful fete to fund child education (With Images)


January 21st, 2012 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 21 (IANS) A fete full of innovative activities like pottery-making and cupcake-baking classes will be held in the capital and the sales proceeds of the products will be ... Read more...

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Winehouse tribute concert might be telecasted


January 15th, 2012 - 10:20 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 15 (IANS) Late singer Amy Winehouse's father Mitch is reportedly in talks with TV companies about airing the "tribute concert" in remembrance of his daughter.The concert will ... Read more...

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Salman Khan’s ‘Being Human’ watches get new address (With images)


June 17th, 2011 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) Bollywood heartthrob Salman Khan's luxury watches named after his Being Human charitable foundation will now be available at myntra.com.Conceptualized by the actor himself, these limited-edition ... Read more...

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Russian youth group reaches North Pole


April 23rd, 2011 - 10:48 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 23 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A group of youth from Russia has reached the North Pole after covering more than 100 km on skis, an official said.The group - comprising ... Read more...

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Prince Charles’ official online shop sells Wills, Kate jigsaw puzzle


March 21st, 2011 - 6:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 21 (ANI): Prince Charles' official online shop is selling a jigsaw featuring Prince William and his fiancee, Kate Middleton.The Highrove shop's Catherine and William Engagement Jigsaw with 250-pieces is ... Read more...

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Mariah Carey’s new song ‘Save the Day’ to raise money for human rights charity


March 5th, 2011 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 5 (ANI): Mariah Carey will donate the proceeds from her new song 'Save the Day' to human rights issues.The singer may even set up her own charitable foundation, reports Contactmusic.This ... Read more...

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Barbra Streisand to perform at Grammy awards


February 10th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 10 (ANI): Music legend Barbra Streisand is all set to perform at this Sunday's Grammy Awards.The 68-year-old has received a nomination in the best traditional pop vocal album category for ... Read more...

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Salman’s Being Human watches available online


January 29th, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 29 (IANS) Bollywood heartthrob Salman Khan, who recently launched luxury watches named after his Being Human charitable foundation, has now inaugurated an exclusive online store to sell them."Oh! ... Read more...

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Shane Warne ‘to woo Liz Hurley all over again’


January 19th, 2011 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 19 (ANI): Cricketer Shane Warne is apparently ready to woo Elizabeth Hurley all over again.The pair indulged in some serious Twitter flirting that culminated in a romantic encounter in London ... Read more...

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Happy birthday Jiggerypoo, Abhishek wishes John! (Movie Snippets)


December 17th, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) Bollywood star Abhishek Bachchan wished a very happy birthday to his "jiggerypoo" John Abraham, who turned 38, and Riteish Deshmukh, who turned 31, Friday."Here's wishing ... Read more...

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Shakira raises money to build schools


November 27th, 2010 - 1:23 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 26 (IANS) Pop singer Shakira has raised $660,000 to build schools in Colombia and Haiti by agreeing to appear in a Spanish advert.The "Waka Waka" singer agreed to appear ... Read more...

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Salman pledges bone marrow to help patients


November 12th, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 12 (IANS) Bollywood star Salman Khan's philanthropic side is well known and now the actor has gone ahead and pledged his bone marrow to help people suffering from life-threatening ... Read more...

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James Bond’s Aston Martin Fetches 2.6 million Pounds!


October 29th, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 29, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): In 1964, when Sean Connery drove the silver Aston Martin DB5 sports car in the James Bond film Goldfinger, he would have never imagined that the ... Read more...

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James Bond’s Aston Martin Sells for 2.6m Pounds at Auction


October 28th, 2010 - 11:10 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Dubbed as the ‘most famous car in the world” the Aston Martin DB5, which was driven by Sir Sean Connery before he was a “Sir”, back when ... Read more...

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James Bond’s iconic Aston Martin up for grabs


October 27th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 27 (ANI): The iconic Aston Martin used in two James Bond movies is set to go under the hammer in London and is expected to fetch over 3 million pounds.The ... Read more...

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Pink Floyd may reunite for charity


October 16th, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 16 (ANI): Legendary rock band Pink Floyd may get back together to play concerts for charity, according to drummer Nick MasonThe group, which has sold 200 million albums, last performed ... Read more...

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Salman launches limited edition ‘Being Human’ watches


October 10th, 2010 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 10 (IANS) Bollywood star Salman Khan has launched a limited range of luxury watches named after his "Being Human" charitable foundation.The 24 pieces are conceptualised and designed by Salman ... Read more...

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George Lopez And Ann Lopez All Set To Part Ways After 17 Years


September 29th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It came as a shock to the fans of George Lopez when his representative Ina Treciokas read a joined statement where it was stated that the ... Read more...

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Victoria Cross winner plans to quit British Army


September 20th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 20 (IANS) A British Army lance corporal, who was awarded the Victoria Cross for bravery, may leave the army at not being allowed to fight in Afghanistan. "If Prince Harry ... Read more...

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World’s shortest man faces challenge from world’s shortest teenager


September 7th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 7 (ANI): The world's shortest man at the moment is facing fierce competition from the world's shortest teenager.Edward Nino Hernandez, 24, from Bogota, Colombia, who stands at just 27-inches, won ... Read more...

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Baring all for breast cancer research


August 9th, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) Over 100 stark naked thrill-seekers rode a rollercoaster in Britain and smashed the world record. The 102 Britons took on the sharp swerves and loops of the ride to ... Read more...

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102 enthusiasts bare all to smash naked rollercoaster record


August 9th, 2010 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 09 (ANI): Over 100 enthusiasts went nude to break the record for the most naked people on a rollercoaster.The participants bared all to take their seats on the Green ... Read more...

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Tendulkar’s blood used to prepare special edition of his biography


July 20th, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 20(ANI): A luxury book publisher has said that it would bring out a special edition of Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar's biography with its signature page mixed with the ... Read more...

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Prince Harry mourns beloved pony’s death


May 10th, 2010 - 12:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 10 (ANI): Prince Harry is shattered over the death of his pony, Drizzle, who died of a heart attack during a polo match.Harry, 25, was riding his 10-year-old mare ... Read more...

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Albert Gubay Honors His ‘Pact With God’


March 24th, 2010 - 8:55 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
March 24, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The billionaire originator of a British superstore chain is bequeathing much of his riches to a charitable trust in order to execute a ‘pact with ... Read more...

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Prince Charles’s organic food firm lost 3.3 million pounds in 2009


February 10th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb. 9 (ANI): Prince Charles's organic food firm Duchy Originals incurred losses worth 3.3 million pounds in 2009. The cash-strapped company had to borrow 1.5 million pounds from the heir to ... Read more...

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Court: Nina Wang’s lover’s will is a forgery


February 3rd, 2010 - 9:14 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Hong Kong, Feb 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A court in Hong Kong said that the will produced by Nina Wang’s longtime lover is a ‘forgery’. Tony Chan was the feng shui master ... Read more...

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Tony Chan’s Claim On Nina Wang’s Property Has Been Dismissed


February 3rd, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Hong Kong, Feb 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The High Court judges in Hong Kong have finally declared their judgment on the property battle of Nina Wang, who was known to be ... Read more...

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Feng shui master loses battle for fortune of Asia’s richest woman


February 2nd, 2010 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, Feb 2 (DPA) A Hong Kong judge Tuesday dismissed a claim on the $13 billion estate of Asia's richest woman by a feng shui master who claimed to have been ... Read more...

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AT&T Ends Contract With Tiger Woods


January 1st, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It appears that things are turning bitter for the celebrated golf pro, Tiger Woods. The golfer has faced several adverse situations, after infidelity reports of multiple ... Read more...

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Tag Heuer drops scandal-hit Tiger Woods


December 19th, 2009 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 19 (ANI): Swiss watchmaker Tag Heuer has said that it would no longer feature Tiger Woods in its US advertising campaigns.The company said it will continue to support Woods' ... Read more...

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US Feds move court to seize mosques, New York skyscraper over Iran links


November 13th, 2009 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov.13 (ANI): Federal investigators on Thursday moved to seize four mosques in the US and a skyscraper in Manhattan over their alleged financial aid to Iran, a step likely to ... Read more...

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Barbra Streisand’s paintings, teddy bears up for grabs


October 9th, 2009 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 9 (ANI): Hundreds of Barbra Streisand's personal belongings, including paintings and teddy bears, are all set to go under the hammer at a Beverly Hills auction this month.Around 400 trinkets ... Read more...

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