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Scherzinger wants to start family


September 1st, 2012 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 1 (IANS) Singer Nicole Scherzinger wants to follow in the footsteps of fellow "X Factor" judge Gary Barlow when it comes to his parenting skills. She says ... Read more...

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Scherzinger enjoys charity work


August 12th, 2012 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 12 (IANS) Singer Nicole Scherzinger says she enjoys charity work as she gets pleasure out of helping others."I don't know if it's selfish because I get so ... Read more...

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Happy Birthday Sandra Bullock


July 26th, 2012 - 6:32 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sandra bullock is a renowned actress who has been on the movie screens since the 90s. She turns 48 years old today. Sandra was born in ... Read more...

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91 years old Arthur Gilbert is the world’s oldest triathlete


June 12th, 2012 - 11:24 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Somerset, June 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Arthur Gilbert who carried the Olympic Torch through Minehead, Somerset, last month, is probably the world’s oldest triathlete, having taken part in 41 events, including swimming, cycling ... Read more...

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Charles angry over Sikh sex convict on queen’s barge


June 8th, 2012 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 8 (IANS) Prince Charles is furious that he was not informed that a 52-year-old Sikh, who was invited to Queen Elizabeth's Royal Barge by Charles himself as ... Read more...

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British Sikh jailed for sex attack was guest at queen’s programme


June 7th, 2012 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 7 (IANS) A 52-year-old Sikh, who was jailed in 1986 for posing as a doctor and sexually assaulting women, was a guest among many VIPs on the Royal ... Read more...

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Russian spy’s belongings on display in US


May 18th, 2012 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The FBI has provided items belonging to Russian spy Anna Chapman for a New York exhibition devoted to secret agents, lifenews.ru said Friday.A female 007, ... Read more...

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Bullock to be honoured for charity


May 10th, 2012 - 10:01 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 10 (IANS) Actress Sandra Bullock is being honoured for her charity work.The actress has been selected to be admitted into 2012 Warren Easton Hall of Fame ... Read more...

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US lifts ban on Myanmar charity work


April 19th, 2012 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Yangon, April 19 (IANS) The US has lifted a ban on charity works by non-profit groups in Myanmar after the country successfully held its parliamentary elections earlier this month.The US ... Read more...

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Swift scared of meeting Michelle Obama


April 3rd, 2012 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 3 (IANS) Singer Taylor Swift, who was honoured for her charity work by Michelle Obama, admits she was terrified at the prospect of meeting the US First Lady.Obama ... Read more...

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Eva Longoria shares perfume profits for charity


March 29th, 2012 - 4:58 am ICT by IANS
London, March 29 (IANS) Actress Eva Longoria is giving her charity work a boost by deciding to donate a dollar from every sale of her new perfume, EVAmour.The star is ... Read more...

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Shakira up for charity award


March 5th, 2012 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 5 (IANS) Colombian singer Shakira has been nominated for a prestigious award in Spain in recognition of her endless charity work.The 35-year-old, a Unicef goodwill ambassador, is ... Read more...

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Jennifer Garner uses fame for charity


February 8th, 2012 - 5:03 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 8 (IANS) Actress Jennifer Garner says she uses her fame to do as much charity work as possible and make a positive difference in the world.The 39-year-old, who ... Read more...

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Geoffrey Rush named Australian of the Year


January 26th, 2012 - 2:26 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 26 (IANS) Actor Geoffrey Rush has received the coveted Australian of the Year trophy from the country's prime minister.The "King's Speech" actor, who was the first Australian-born actor ... Read more...

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Ludacris honoured for charity work


December 21st, 2011 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Dec 21 (IANS) Singer Ludacris has been honoured for his charitable work in his homeland, Georgia.The "Area Codes" hitmaker founded the Ludacris Foundation in 2001 and he has ... Read more...

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Gaga fears dying like Lady Diana


December 8th, 2011 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 8 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga, set to release a song about the death of Princess Diana, fears she might end up dying the way Diana died.A ... Read more...

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Lauper awarded for charity work


November 24th, 2011 - 9:11 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 24 (IANS) Singer Cyndi Lauper has received the Spirit of Youth trophy for her contribution in helping homeless people.Dailystar.co.uk reported that Lauper was applauded by officials at the ... Read more...

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Indian-origin businesswoman seeks to give back to Ghana


November 10th, 2011 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
Accra (Ghana), Nov 10 (IANS) An Indian-origin woman - one of the many second generation Indians living across West Africa - is striving to give back to society in Ghana, ... Read more...

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Shakira receives star on Walk Of Fame


November 9th, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 9 (IANS) Singer Shakira has been honoured with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.The pop star was recognised as "the highest-selling Colombian artist of all ... Read more...

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Longoria fuming over affair rumours


November 1st, 2011 - 9:52 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 1 (IANS) Actress Eva Longoria is furious over reports that suggest she is dating basketball player Matt Barnes.The 36-year-old, who divorced sportsman Tony Parker last year, has been ... Read more...

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Multi-billionaire Madonna’s brother is homeless


October 23rd, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 23 (IANS) Pop diva Madonna's older brother is living in penury. He says he has no roof over his head and that he makes a living by ... Read more...

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Brosnan receives honour for charity works


October 18th, 2011 - 7:21 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 18 (IANS) Hollywood actor Pierce Brosnan received an honour from St. John's Health Center Foundation in recognition of his charity work.Trustees of the foundation handed Caritas Award to ... Read more...

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Usher to be honoured for philanthropy


October 13th, 2011 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 13 (IANS) Singer Usher is to be honoured with an award in recognition of his charity work.He will be presented the Philanthropy Freedom Award from the National Civil ... Read more...

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Mammootty’s charity to sponsors 250 more heart patients


September 27th, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 27 (IANS) Mammootty is not only a superb actor, he is also into charitable activities and the latest is that he will sponsor another 250 heart patients by ... Read more...

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Hudson, Hendricks honoured for charity work


September 16th, 2011 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 16 (IANS) Actresses Jennifer Hudson and Christina Hendricks were honoured for their charity work at the Women Doing Good Awards.The 4th edition of awards felicitated women who ... Read more...

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Fans give makeover to school that Rajinikanth attended


August 26th, 2011 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 26 (IANS) Fans and friends of Rajinikanth have decided to give a makeover to the Model Primary School, in which the Tamil superstar studied five decades ago.The Government ... Read more...

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Rihanna named woman of the year


July 27th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 27 (IANS) Singer Rihanna has been named woman of the year by Italian Vogue magazine.Rihanna was honoured for her charity work, pop success and her ability to ... Read more...

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Miss India a nice platform to raise social issues: Hasleen


June 27th, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) Miss India Earth 2011 Hasleen Kaur, who is working hard to win the Miss Earth pageant in Pattaya on Nov 12, believes that 'Miss India' ... Read more...

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Fergie honoured for charity work


June 25th, 2011 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 25 (IANS) Hip hop group Black Eyed Peas' star Fergie has been honoured for her humanitarian work at an AIDS charity event.The singer was the guest of ... 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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Akhtar pulls out of Sri Lanka League, says he has had enough


June 16th, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, June 16 (IANS) Former Pakistan speedster Shoaib Akhtar Thursday pulled out of the inaugural Sri Lanka Premier League (SLPL) citing personal reasons, and said he does not want ... Read more...

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Franco honoured for charity work


June 16th, 2011 - 8:05 am ICT by IANS
London, June 16 (IANS) Actor James Franco has been honoured for his humanitarian work at an AIDS charity event.Franco received the Piaget award of inspiration for his philanthropy and contributions ... Read more...

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Brangelina sued by former employee


May 13th, 2011 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 13 (IANS) Hollywood star couple Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are being sued by a former employee whowas fired while on sick leave.The unnamed woman worked as ... Read more...

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Lohan prepared to accept jail term


April 25th, 2011 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 25 (IANS) Troubled actress Lindsay Lohan is "angry" about the 120-day jail sentence, but is willing to accept her punishment and serve out her time, says the ... Read more...

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Halle Berry honoured in LA for charity work


April 19th, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 19 (ANI): Halle Berry was recently honoured in Los Angeles for her charity work.The Oscar-winner was the guest of honour at the Silver Rose Awards Gala in Beverly Hills, reports ... Read more...

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