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Italian GAS footwear now available in Delhi


September 21st, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Leading Italian footwear brand GAS is now available in the North Indian market.Suncorp Exim India, exclusive distributor of GAS in India, has launched the latest ... Read more...

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Krishna displays handcrafted embroidery, French knots at LFW


August 6th, 2012 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 5 (IANS) Designer Krishna Mehta displayed her ethnic Indian creations at the Lakme Fashion Week 2012's third day, celebrated as the Indian Textile Day.Krishna's collection featured a wide ... Read more...

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100 crore is the new silver jubilee: Abhishek Bachchan


August 4th, 2012 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 4 (IANS) Actor Abhishek Bachchan, whose film "Bol Bachchan" has entered the Rs.100 crore club, says the figure has become new age Bollywood's 'silver jubilee' landmark.The actor ... Read more...

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Gaultier to design home textiles


July 17th, 2012 - 8:06 am ICT by IANS
Paris, July 17 (IANS) French fashion designer John Paul Gaultier is set to venture into home furnishings. He has signed a deal with Paris-based fabric specialist Lelievre."I'm only a couturier. ... Read more...

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Direct tax mop-up rises 6.77 percent in April-June


July 9th, 2012 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) Collections from direct taxes rose by 6.77 percent to Rs.1,11,182 crore during the first quarter of the current financial year as compared to Rs.1,04,135 crore ... Read more...

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Assamese poet Hiren Bhattacharyya passes away


July 4th, 2012 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, July 4 (IANS) Award-winning Assamese poet Hiren Bhattacharyya, 80, died of lung infection at a private hospital here Wednesday.Bhattacharyya, popularly known as Hiruda, was undergoing treatment at Dispur Hospital ... Read more...

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Director Abhishek Kapoor doesn’t believe in weekend business


June 28th, 2012 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) From silver and golden jubilees, the business of Bollywood films has shrunk to the first three days collections at the box office, and filmmakers ... Read more...

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‘Ishaqzaade’ well-received, Arjun overwhelmed


May 17th, 2012 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 17 (IANS) Arjun Kapoor, son of producer Boney Kapoor, is happy with the performance of his debut film "Ishqzaade" and says it's overwhelming to see that the movie ... Read more...

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Alistair Carr leaves Pringle of Scotland


April 27th, 2012 - 2:16 am ICT by IANS
London, April 27 (IANS) Designer Alistair Carr is leaving luxury label Pringle of Scotland after spending over a year as its design director.Carr was appointed the design director of Pringle ... Read more...

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14th century castle gutted in blaze


March 13th, 2012 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
London, March 12 (IANS) A 14th century castle in Slovakia was gutted in fire which was sparked by two children trying their first cigarette.According to the police, two boys ... Read more...

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‘Paan Singh Tomar’ earns Rs.4.25 crore over weekend


March 5th, 2012 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) Filmmaker Tigmanshu Dhulia's biopic "Paan Singh Tomar", which has been receiving rave reviews from all quarters, has had a decent start in its opening weekend ... Read more...

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Dhoti-clad Prateik walks the ramp for Masaba


March 2nd, 2012 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 2 (IANS) Young designer Masaba Gupta gave the traditional Indian dhoti a modern twist by moulding them into pants and showcased it at the ongoing Lakme Fashion Week ... Read more...

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I’m not miserable, I’m tired: Victoria Beckham


February 19th, 2012 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 19 (IANS) Victoria Beckham's recent photographs show her unsmiling face and the designer says she is tired as she is constantly juggling between her work and ... Read more...

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Celebrities grab limelight, designers sidelined: Rohit Bal


February 7th, 2012 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 7 (IANS) Designer Rohit Bal, who will showcase his collection at the grand finale of Lakme Fashion Week Summer-Resort 2012, rues that the hard work of designers gets ... Read more...

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Jenny Packman launches new outlet at Debenhams


February 7th, 2012 - 12:44 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) British design house Jenny Packman will launch a new outlet at Debenhams. The store will sell collections with cut prices. The shop is expected to be launched ... Read more...

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Elizabeth Taylor auction raises over $150 mn


December 21st, 2011 - 9:50 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 21 (IANS) An auction of late actress Elizabeth Taylor's belongings has raised $156.6 million.The money from the collection of jewellery, gowns, artwork and memorabilia from films of the ... Read more...

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Indirect tax collection rises 17 percent


December 9th, 2011 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Indirect tax collection increased 16.8 percent to Rs.2,52,544 crore in the first eight months of the current financial year, Central Board of Excise and Customs ... Read more...

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WIFW Autumn/Winter 2012 to start Feb 15


December 2nd, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) The Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WIFW) Autumn/Winter 2012 -- five days of fun, fashion and glamour -- is expected to kick off Feb 15, ... Read more...

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India Post mops up Rs.274,720 crore in 2011


November 23rd, 2011 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) The Indian Post through its offices collected Rs.2,74,720 crore during 2010-11 in small savings schemes, an increase of 8.78 percent over Rs.2,50,931 crore during the ... Read more...

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Long lost Mummy finally returns Baltimore


November 11th, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Port Huron, Mich., Nov 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) University of Maryland has taken possession of a long lost mummy. The mummy was returned to the university’s School of Medicine after officers completed their ... Read more...

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‘Singham’ collection reaches Rs.100 crore


September 8th, 2011 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) Filmmaker Rohit Shetty's action-packed "Singham", starring Ajay Devgn as an honest cop fighting to clean the system, has earned Rs.100 crore net in India in ... Read more...

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Focus on brand building at mens week (Review)


September 5th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) Branding more important than business seems the mantra for deisgners making men?s wear in the country! There were not too many buyers at the ... Read more...

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Salman film breaks SRK’s overseas record


September 3rd, 2011 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) Salman Khan-starrer "Bodyguard" is on a record-breaking spree. After a stupendous opening in the domestic market, the film has surpassed the record of Shah ... Read more...

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Prakash Jha to make film on creative freedom


August 22nd, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 22 (IANS) After the ban on "Aarakshan" in Uttar Pradesh was revoked, director Prakash Jha has decided to make a film on creative freedom and the efforts to ... Read more...

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Winehouse’s collection for Perry to be released


August 9th, 2011 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) Two unreleased collections of late singer Amy Winehouse for the British streetwear company Fred Perry will be released posthumously.Perry, known for their signature polo shirts, ... Read more...

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Jean-Paul Gaultier to launch lingerie line


August 6th, 2011 - 2:32 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS) Fashion designer Jean-Paul Gaultier is launching a lingerie line with Italian brand La Perla.The designer said the collaboration "was bound to happen", adding: "Lingerie is part ... Read more...

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‘Singham’ earns gross Rs.47.50 crore on opening weekend


July 25th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) After an impressive opening, Ajay Devgn starrer action thriller "Singham" generated good business during the weekend as well and grossed Rs.44.2 crore in domestic market and ... Read more...

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Manish Arora ties up with jewellery brand (With Image)


July 7th, 2011 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) Well-known designer Manish Arora has collaborated with Gitanjali Jewellers and will showcase his collection at their recently launched store in Mumbai."Manish Arora by Gitanjali Lifestyle ... Read more...

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‘Delhi Belly’ recovers costs, collects Rs.26 crore over weekend


July 4th, 2011 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) Aamir Khan's home production "Delhi Belly" recovered its cost by earning Rs.26 crore in the opening weekend, while Amitabh Bachchan's "Bbuddah...Hoga Teraa Baap" ... Read more...

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Halliwell turns designer, to launch evening dresses


July 4th, 2011 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 4 (IANS) Former Spice Girl Geri Halliwell is all set to follow in her bandmate Victoria Beckham's footsteps by launching her own range of evening dresses."I've been ... Read more...

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Tobey Maguire, new face of Prada


June 16th, 2011 - 3:26 am ICT by IANS
London, June 16 (IANS) Actor Tobey Maguire has been signed as the new face of Italian fashion house Prada.Maguire will campaign for the Italian label's autumn menswear campaign, which will ... Read more...

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Social networks promote secret love affairs: Mexican band


June 14th, 2011 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, June 14 (IANS/EFE) Mexican rock group Mana has said social networks, in addition to their many other uses, help foster secret love affairs."It's a current reality, the ... Read more...

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Post office savings account interest be hiked, says panel


June 7th, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) A committee headed by Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Deputy Governor Shyamala Gopinath has recommended that the interest rates on post office savings accounts ... Read more...

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Burberry opens sixth store in Chennai


June 6th, 2011 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) Popular British lifestyle brand Burberry has spread its wings down south by opening its sixth store in Chennai.The store is spread over 230 square ... Read more...

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Robbie Williams turns designer


June 3rd, 2011 - 6:45 am ICT by IANS
London, June 3 (IANS) Singer Robbie Williams is to launch his first menswear range.The "Take That" singer will release a clothing collection inspired by his grandfather in Britain from ... Read more...

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