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Watson wants to do varied things


September 9th, 2012 - 2:38 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 9 (IANS) British actress Emma Watson doesn't want to focus only on acting, and aims to pursue other things in life too.The 22-year-old star, who is set to ... Read more...

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James Franco gears up for his second PhD


April 23rd, 2011 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
"James Franco was scheduled to enter the PhD program in Literature and Creative Writing in Fall2011, but he requested a deferral for an additional year, which the faculty granted, so he ... Read more...

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James Franco to do second Ph.D


April 23rd, 2011 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 23 (IANS) Actor James Franco is set to continue his studies in 2012, as he has won a place at the University of Houston, Texas, to pursue his ... Read more...

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Growing concern over vernacular, classical literature at Jaipur fest


January 22nd, 2011 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee Jaipur, Jan 22 (IANS) A growing concern to preserve vernacular and classical literature and to popularise it through translations is gradually occupying centre-stage at the sixth DSC Jaipur Literature Festival ... Read more...

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Teen Talent Winner Olivia Rae Clee-Barnett Dies of Swine Flu


January 6th, 2011 - 1:56 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Seventeen year old teen talent contest winner Olivia Rae Clee-Barnett has died, becoming yet another victim of the Swine Flu outbreak which has claimed six lives in Merseyside. ... Read more...

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IGNOU centre at Tihar gets quality certificate


December 9th, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) study centre at Tihar Jail here has received a certificate of quality from the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS), an ... Read more...

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Band Baaja Baaraat: Interview Of Ranveer Singh


December 9th, 2010 - 4:41 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
December 9, 2010 (Showbiz PR Wire): Tell us something about yourself and your background. How did you end up becoming an actor?I’ve wanted to be an actor since I was a child. Throughout ... Read more...

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Of past loves and confused young relationships


October 12th, 2009 - 12:08 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Sangeeta Mall, a businesswoman-turned novelist with a degree from IIM-Bangalore, has mined her own experience of nostalgia to come up with a story that ... Read more...

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Kyunki Kiran’s filmy hangover


August 18th, 2009 - 5:10 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Television actress Kiran Dubey of Kyunki...fame is nowhere to be seen these days. That's because she has finally decided to quit television and is looking forward to pursue a course in ... Read more...

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Author Of “Angela’s Ashes” Frank McCourt Passes Away


July 20th, 2009 - 6:39 pm ICT by GD
A sad news has come in to light suddenly, that Frank McCourt, the much beloved author of the acclaimed "Angela's Ashes" has passed away at the age of 78. According to reports, ... Read more...

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Anand Mahadevan’s novel inspired by 1987 train siege (With Image)


May 24th, 2009 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Anand Mahadevan moved to the US from India when he was 17. But Tamil Nadu, where he grew up, stayed with him like a snapshot ... Read more...

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Spy Novel The Increment probes the conflict between fact and fiction


May 19th, 2009 - 8:17 pm ICT by GD
Washington Post columnist David Ignatius' seventh novel The Increment is on the stands now. Ignatius' interests continues to be the conflict between fact and fiction, as he himself says, and that largely ... Read more...

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Facebook-ing enhances kids social, technical skills


December 28th, 2008 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 28 (ANI): Stop worrying about the time your kid spends on chatting and Facebook-ing, for a new study has revealed that children are picking up basic social and technical ... Read more...

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Jumbo footprint bags latest American fashion statement


July 26th, 2008 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
By Sanu George Thrissur (Kerala), July 26 (IANS) Indian elephants are now walking a fashion ramp with a difference, providing their footprints to be printed on textile carry bags of New York-based fashion ... Read more...

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President to present Bal Shree Awards today


June 10th, 2008 - 9:02 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 10 (ANI): President Pratiba Patil will present the prestigious Bal Shree Awards to fifty children at Rashtrapati Bhawan today.These children in four different streams have been selected ... Read more...

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Fifty children selected for Bal Shree Awards


June 9th, 2008 - 10:54 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi , June 9 (ANI): Fifty children in four different streams have been selected from all over the country for this year's prestigious Bal Shree Honour.The awards will be ... Read more...

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Blog on and get your words published too


May 16th, 2008 - 6:08 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) Here's some good news for all you bloggers. If you want your blog writings to be published then here's an opportunity by Sulekha.com, a web portal. An ... Read more...

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