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Lady Gaga’s nude portrait up for auction on eBay


December 15th, 2011 - 8:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Dec 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Singer Tony Bennett has placed a charcoal portrait of nude Lady Gaga for sale on the Internet auction site eBay. The image which is signed by ... Read more...

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Rimes teams up with homeless kids for new single


September 14th, 2011 - 9:04 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 14 (IANS) Singer Leann Rimes has teamed up with several homeless teenagers for her new video.The 29-year-old has partnered with the charity organization called Stand Up For ... Read more...

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Spacey hosting acting workshop for children


September 12th, 2011 - 6:34 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 12 (IANS) "Superman Returns" star Kevin Spacey is hosting acting workshops for children to encourage their interest in the arts.Spacey, who is an artistic director of the ... Read more...

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Fashion frat’s social work genuine or eyewash?


June 24th, 2011 - 10:08 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) Organising shows for a cause or collaborating with NGOs, the fashion fraternity often indulges in charity work, but many are of the opinion that these ... Read more...

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Kristen Stewart To Execute Plan To Set Up Charity For Sex Workers


January 19th, 2011 - 9:08 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
series has reportedly made up her mind to set up a charity organization for sex workers according to news reports.This very thoughtful transition came to the young star while she ... Read more...

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EastEnders confirms sex exploitation plot, Whitney Dean all set to steal the show


January 10th, 2011 - 8:33 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The producers of EastEnders and the charity organization, Comic Relief have been working alongside for sometime now and now they have confirmed that a special episode ... Read more...

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BBC Receives 9,000 Complaints Over “EastEnders” Baby Exchange Episode


January 9th, 2011 - 7:26 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) British television soap opera "EastEnders" came under scanner for its harrowing cot death story. A reputed media source reported that the network BBC has received around ... Read more...

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Heath Ledger: Special Tribute To Be Paid In Perth Australia On 12th Of February


January 7th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
etc will be given a planned tribute by his family and friends in Perth Australia on the 12th of February this year.The 28 year old star who had been found ... Read more...

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Salman Khan: Reasons For Birthday Boy‘s Immense Popularity In 2010


December 27th, 2010 - 11:47 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Salman Khan the good looking Bollywood hunk turns 45 today the 27th of December, he has been in the headlines for most of 2010. Let’s find out why?Well, to begin ... Read more...

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Kwame Kilpatrick And His Father Facing Legal Wrath Owing To Corruption Charges


December 16th, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Dec 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Detroit's former mayor Kwame Kilpatrick and his father Bernard Kilpatrick were indicted on Wednesday by a US Federal court on the charges of corruption that were ... Read more...

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Salman Khan Asks For Rs 50 Lakh For ‘Koffee With Karan’


December 1st, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
For instance, he once gave away a bundle of notes to his local vendor. He asked his men to buy a few bicycles and give them to the street kids who ... Read more...

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UK’s Northampton to have $18.7 million Hindu temple complex


November 29th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Nov 29 (ANI): Plan for an about $18.7 million Hindu temple and high-tech community complex in Northampton (East Midlands, United Kingdom) has been approved, according to reports.Called "Kutumbh Centre" (wider ... Read more...

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Harry Potter series ‘inspiring fans to create their own art’


November 14th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 14 (ANI): The Harry Potter series may be coming to an end, but it has inspired many of its fans to create their own art.Karin Westman, associate professor and expert ... Read more...

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Salman Fans Donate Money For Building School In Rural Maharashtra


September 29th, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 29, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Bollywood star Salman Khan has millions of crazy fans, who are ready to do anything for him. This time, Salman himself appealed to them to do ... Read more...

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TwitChange enables you to pay for celebs to tweet to you


September 17th, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A charitable organization known as TwitChange is helping raise funds for victims of the Haiti earthquake by giving Twitter users the chance to get a tweet from more ... Read more...

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U2’s gig In Moscow Shut Down


August 30th, 2010 - 11:51 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 30, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): It has been reported, that Wednesday night, on the eve of U2's debut show in Moscow, the Russian police arrested several activists from the Amnesty International. These ... Read more...

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Wycleaf Jean’s charity takes Haitian girls to shopping


May 19th, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 19 (ANI): Wycleaf Jean's charity organization gave three Haitian girls, who lost their limbs in the earthquake earlier this year, a reason to smile - by letting them shop ... Read more...

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Damian Aspinall Reunites With Gorilla Kwibi


May 17th, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar May 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) When conservationist Damian Aspinall went to the jungle of Gabon five years ago to release a gorilla in its natural habitat, little did he know that ... Read more...

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Ex-official In Prince Charles’ Charity Arrested For Fraud


May 2nd, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez London, May 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) George Gray and his wife Gillian have been arrested by the authorities of Scotland Yard over charges of laundering with money worth 300,000. These activities ... Read more...

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Kevin Jonas To Play For “Minute To Win It”


April 19th, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angeles, Apr 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kevin Jonas will soon feature on the game show "Minute to Win It". This show which airs on NBC will see the very popular ... Read more...

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Islamic Charity Wins Case Against Unlawful Wiretapping


April 2nd, 2010 - 8:32 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey San Francisco, Apr 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The judge in a court in the United States has ruled that the wiretapping program carried out by the National Security Agency was against ... Read more...

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Charity CEO Gets $1 Million While Clubs Close Down


March 15th, 2010 - 9:20 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Washington, Mar 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The fact that the Chief Executive Officers of the Boys and Girls Clubs of America have been paid a salary of $1 million so far ... Read more...

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Joaquin Phoenix Joins Miley Cyrus In Public Service Ad


January 24th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Pop diva Miley Cyrus teamed up with actor Joaquin Phoenix for a public service advertisement to encourage voting for the charity "To Write Love On Her ... Read more...

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Wyclef Jean Defends His Charity Organization


January 19th, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rapper Wyclef Jean defended his charity organization Yele Haiti Foundation on Monday amidst reports that the Haitian-born musician had used the funds of the organization for ... Read more...

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Wyclef Jean Refutes Allegations Against His Foundation


January 17th, 2010 - 7:44 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rapper Wyclef Jean has brushed away allegations that claimed that the Grammy award- winning artist was profiting off his foundation, which has been associated with providing ... Read more...

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Clooney plans fundraiser for Haiti victims


January 15th, 2010 - 8:17 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 15 (DPA) Hollywood superstar George Clooney is organising a marathon for Haitian earthquake relied and is calling on his A-list colleagues to join him, MTV Networks said Thursday. MTV ... Read more...

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Salvation Army Bell Ringer Accused Of Stealing


December 28th, 2009 - 8:29 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec.28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a recent incident that has left The Salvation army red faced, a bell ringer has admitted that he planned to steal money from the donation kettle ... Read more...

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan named Smile Train’s First Goodwill Ambassador


November 2nd, 2009 - 1:34 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan Lends Her Support To The World's Leading Cleft Charity in Association With Her Own Charity Organization, The "Aishwarya Rai Foundation'Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, hailed by many as the most beautiful ... Read more...

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Salt & Light Ministry Office Remodeled In ‘Extreme Makeover Home Edition’


October 26th, 2009 - 6:52 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar October 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Extreme Makeover-Home Edition, this Sunday showed the house of Nathan Montgomery, who is the owner of Salt & Light Ministry. He had left the job of ... Read more...

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Pak’s ambivalence in cracking down on Saeed clear : NYT


September 19th, 2009 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep.19 (ANI) : Pakistani authorities may have filed cases against Lashkar -e-Taiba (LeT) chief Hafeez Mohammad Saeed, the alleged mastermind of the November 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, but Islamabad's actions ... Read more...

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Katie Holmes Performs In “So You Think You Can Dance”


July 24th, 2009 - 6:44 pm ICT by GD
The very popular reality dance show of "So You Think You Can Dance" had something radically different to offer in the episode of the evening it completed its 100th landmark, which was ... Read more...

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Jordan ‘to launch own charity’


July 5th, 2009 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 05 (ANI): Katie Price will soon start her own charity organization called Katie Price Foundation to improve her image after the negative publicity she received following her split with estranged ... Read more...

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Kim Kadrshian’s wardrobe up for auction on eBay


July 2nd, 2009 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 02(ANI): Reality TV star Kim Kadrshian has put up a list of her clothing and accessories for auction. The funds raised will go to a charity organization.The Kardashians star has ... Read more...

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Lou Diamond Philips Wins “I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here” Season 2


June 25th, 2009 - 4:30 pm ICT by GD
Reality shows are the latest attraction in television today and among them, "I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here" is quite a prominent one. The season 2 of the show which ... Read more...

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Hugh Jackman looking for most needy charity through Twitter


April 15th, 2009 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 15 (ANI): Hollywood actor Hugh Jackman has asked his fans through Twitter to tell him about their favorite charities, so that he can donate to the most needy one.Hugh intends ... Read more...

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