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Indian NGO Chintan chosen for first US Innovation Award


March 8th, 2012 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 8 (IANS) Chintan, an Indian NGO, has been chosen for America's first Innovation Award for the Empowerment of Women and Girls, for training and organizing wastepickers and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Underworld, Tagore and charity on book shelf (IANS Books This Week)


December 17th, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) The book cart this weekend is a reflection of the diversity of new Indian writing. Browse with IANS.1. "Narcopolis"; Written by Jeet Thayil; Published ... Read more...

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Every child deserves education, says Kajol


December 11th, 2011 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 10 (IANS) Bollywood actress Kajol, a mother of two, says education is the prime need of the society, and that every child must be educated to bring ... Read more...

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I feel like an NRI when in India: Cherie Blair


December 10th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 10 (IANS) Cherie Blair, wife of former British prime minister Tony Blair, who was here Saturday to inaugurate the Loomba Foundation's annual charity dinner, says coming to ... Read more...

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Cherie Blair attends launch of Royal Mail stamps ‘dedicated’ to Subrata Roy


April 11th, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 11 (ANI): It has emerged that Cherie Blair recently accepted an invitation to attend the unveiling of stamps 'dedicated' to Indian billionaire Subrata Roy..The wife of former British Prime Minister ... Read more...

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Jimmy Choo wants to buy back shoe chain he co-founded 15yrs ago


March 20th, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Mar 20 (ANI): Datuk Jimmy Choo wants to buy back the eponymous shoe chain he co-founded more than a decade ago.The London-based Malaysian-born designer, whose haute couture shoes are coveted ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Tony still excites me in all possible ways, says wife Cherie Blair


March 18th, 2011 - 11:20 am ICT by ANI
London, Mar 18 (ANI): Cherie Blair has revealed that husband Tony still turns her on after 35 years together.The 56-year-old giggled when asked how the couple spend their time when the ex-PM ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Grameen Bank challenges government ownership claim


February 2nd, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 2 (IANS) The Bangladesh government has told foreign donors that Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus-led Grameen Bank "is an organ of the state", a claim hotly denied by the rural ... Read more...

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Cherie Blair wore pendant to ‘ward off evil spirits, cope with life at No 10′


January 16th, 2011 - 11:52 am ICT by ANI
London, Jan 16 (ANI): Former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair's wife Cherie wore a pendant to 'ward off evil spirits' because she needed to be 'slightly mad' to deal with life at ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Charlotte Church is the celebrity Brit women are most likely to resemble


November 16th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 16 (ANI): A survey of iPhone users has found that Welsh singer Charlotte Church is the celebrity British women are most likely to resemble.According to developers of the Celebalike ... Read more...

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Bush once ‘heard the echo of Winston Churchill in Blair’s voice’


November 7th, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 7 (ANI): Former US President George W Bush has finally lifted the self-imposed purdah he had donned after retirement from the office, in his new memoir 'Decision Points'.The book ... Read more...

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Wrong to see Muslim women who cover hair or body as a threat, says Cherie Blair


November 5th, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 5 (ANI): Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair's wife, Cherie, has backed Muslim women who wear 'burqas', saying that it was wrong to see those who cover their hair or ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Cherie Sells Tony Blair Signature for 10 Pounds on Ebay


October 28th, 2010 - 1:25 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Cherie Blair, wife of Former Prime Minister Tony Blair, has seven homes, a high paying job, and reportedly is a multi-millionaire, but recently went to Ebay to sell ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Cherie Blair sells Tony Blair’s signature for a mere 10 Pounds on the auction site eBay


October 27th, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Cherie Blair has sold the signature of her husband - Tony Blair for a “measly” £10 on eBay.Cherie had advertised the signature on eBay for £25. She ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Tony Blair’s wife flogs his autograph on eBay


October 26th, 2010 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 26 (IANS) Tony Blair's wife Cherie has landed herself into a controversy after she put on sale the former British prime minister's autograph for 10 pounds on eBay, an auction ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Tony Blair’s sis-n-law declares ’she’s a Muslim’


October 25th, 2010 - 11:48 am ICT by ANI
London, Oct 25 (ANI): First former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair became a Roman Catholic after leaving office in 2007, and now his sister in law has converted to Islam.Lauren Booth, Cherie ... Read more...

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Bruni’s ‘Absolute Beginners’ ‘worst cover version in pop music history’


September 25th, 2010 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 25 (ANI): Critics have slammed French First Lady Carla Bruni-Sarkozy for recording a David Bowie song.A leading French music critic has in fact described it as the worst cover version ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Who wouldn’t want Mauritius trip: Cherie Blair at poverty meet


September 24th, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 24 (IANS) "Who wouldn't want a trip to Mauritius," said Cherie Blair, wife of former British premier Tony Blair, while attending a summit in New York on world poverty. Mauritius Foreign ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Cherie Blair blasts executives over ‘token women’ in senior management-level jobs


September 23rd, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 23(ANI): Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair's wife Cherie has attacked executives from some of the world's biggest companies for putting "token women" in senior management-level jobs.Speaking at a ... Read more...

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Brit Deputy PM’s wife ‘doesn’t know who Cherie Blair is’


September 19th, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 19 (ANI): Miriam Clegg, wife of the UK Deputy Prime Minister Nicholas Clegg, claimed not to have heard of Cherie Blair.During an interview with The Times, Clegg appeared irritated by ... Read more...

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Tony and Cherie Blair’s sex secrets set to be revealed?


September 18th, 2010 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 18 (ANI): Carole Caplin, who once turned down the offer of 1 million pounds for the story of her ten years as lifestyle guru to Tony and Cherie Blair, might ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Blairs now buy house for daughter


August 28th, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 28 (IANS) Former British prime minister Tony Blair and wife Cherie have bought a three-bedroom house for their daughter Kathryn in central London, a media report said. The maisonette in a ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Frank Bruno giving ‘friend’ Cherie Blair nutrition tips at spa!


July 16th, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 16 (ANI): British barrister Cherie Blair was seen spending some time with former English boxer Frank Bruno at one of the country's health spas.According to a woman undergoing a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Cameron’s ’secret weapon’ SamCam to miss India visit


July 9th, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) When British Prime Minister David Cameron comes here to forge a "special partnership" with India this month, he will miss a very special ... Read more...

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115 mn widows live in poverty: Loomba Foundation study


June 30th, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, June 30 (IANS) At least 245 million women around the world have been widowed with India alone accounting for 42.4 million. And more than 115 million widows live in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Cherie Blair’s legal ruling lands her in controversy


June 22nd, 2010 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, June 22 (IANS) Cherie Blair, wife of former British prime minister Tony Blair, is at the centre of a controversy involving an alleged cover-up by a judicial body of ... Read more...

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Dennis Quaid all set to play Bill Clinton in ‘The Special Relationship’


May 13th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, May 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Dennis Quaid is all set to play Bill Clinton in the movie "The Special Relationship." The movie offers an insight into the "special" relationship that ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Dennis Quaid Went To McDonald’s To Play Bill Clinton


May 13th, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 13, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Prominent actor, Dennis Quaid, has unveiled that fast food or junk food enacted a crucial role in readying him to enact the character of ... Read more...

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Dennis Quaid To Play Bill Clinton In HBO’s “The Special Relationship”


May 13th, 2010 - 7:23 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri New York, May 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It might be a doctor's advice for one and all to avoid fast foods but not for Dennis Quaid. In fact the actor told ... Read more...

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Cherie Blair rejects claims that she made money from Gurkhas


April 15th, 2010 - 4:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 15(ANI): Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair's wife, Cherie, has denied allegations that she had charged large sums of money for representing Gurkha veterans in legal cases.Cherie said she had ... Read more...

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Gurkha accused point’s finger at Cherie Blair for making money


April 14th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.14 (ANI): An official from a welfare group at the centre of the bitter controversy over Gurkha veterans being charged cash for advice on settling in Britain has accused Tony Blair's ... Read more...

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Gordon Brown eating bananas to look radiant ahead of elections: Spokesman


February 9th, 2010 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb. 9 (ANI): British Prime Minister Gordon Brown is eating up to nine bananas a day to look healthy and radiant ahead of General Elections, his spokesman has confirmed."The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Help widows, Cherie Blair tells Delhi school students


January 15th, 2010 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) Cherie Blair, wife of former British premier Tony Blair, Friday visited Delhi Public School, R.K. Puram, interacted with the students and spoke about the plight of ... Read more...

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Cherie Blair visits Delhi for cause of widows


January 13th, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) Cherie Blair, wife of former British prime minister Tony Blair, visited Delhi Wednesday to create awareness about the plight of widows and to garner support for them. Cherie ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Tony Blair’s daughter defies father’s wishes


December 12th, 2009 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 12 (ANI): Ex-British PM Tony Blair's daughter Kathryn is defying her father's wishes by becoming a lawyer.The 21-year-old has made up her mind to go against her former barrister dad, ... Read more...

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