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Norms for film shooting in Delhi to become easier


September 12th, 2012 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Noting that a large number of filmmakers are choosing the capital to shoot their movies, the Delhi government Wednesday gave the green signal for simplifying ... Read more...

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Beyonce upset with attention seeker Kim Kardashian


September 7th, 2012 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 7 (IANS) Singer Beyonce is reportedly angry at Kim Kardashian for trying to hog all the limelight at the premiere of a documentary by Ron Howard ... Read more...

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Survivor’s video shows horrific plane crash


August 10th, 2012 - 9:52 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Idaho, Aug 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A plane crash that took place on June 30 was brutal in a way that surviving was as a result of luck. However, there were four survivors ... Read more...

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Vindu reveals family secrets, plans to make documentary on dad


July 17th, 2012 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 17 (IANS) Dara Singh's son Vindu candidly admits he has a half-brother and that he plans to carry forward his father's legacy. He also plans to make a ... Read more...

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Roshan Seth back with ‘Ek Tha Tiger’


June 22nd, 2012 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 22 (IANS) Actor Roshan Seth, known for playing Jawaharlal Nehru in Richard Attenborough's "Gandhi", will return to the big screen with Kabir Khan's "Ek Tha Tiger".The 70-year-old ... Read more...

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Jackson to make documentary on transgenders


June 6th, 2012 - 6:38 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 6 (IANS) Singer-actor Janet Jackson is set to raise awareness about the transgender community with a documentary.Jackson has signed on as the executive producer of the documentary ... Read more...

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Alec Baldwin to marry fiancee in Europe?


May 25th, 2012 - 6:02 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 25 (IANS) Actor Alec Baldwin is reportedly planning to tie the knot with fiancee Hilaria Thomas after finishing shooting his documentary on Cannes Film Festival.The "30 Rock" ... Read more...

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Katy Perry sans make-up in documentary


May 24th, 2012 - 5:53 am ICT by IANS
London, May 24 (IANS) Singer Katy Perry, who likes going over-the-top with her look sometimes, features sans make-up in her documentary "Katy Perry: Part Of Me".The 27-year-old spoke of ... Read more...

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Turkish journalists released from Syria


May 13th, 2012 - 9:43 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, May 13 (IANS) Two Turkish journalists who were held in Syria for two months have been released following Iranian mediation, BBC reported.Reporter Adem Ozkose and cameraman Hamit Coskun arrived ... Read more...

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Brazilian coach hails award to ‘Inshallah Football’


May 3rd, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 3 (IANS) Brazilian football coach Juan Marcos, who has been coaching Kashmiri players for several years, Thursday expressed happiness over the national award to Ashvin Kumar's documentary 'Inshallah ... Read more...

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Zoya Akhtar denies making documentary on Indian cinema


April 24th, 2012 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 24 (IANS) Director Zoya Akhtar has brushed off rumours that she is planning to shoot a documentary to commemorate 100 years of Indian cinema. However, she had dropped ... Read more...

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Channel 4 to telecast a tale on Queen Victoria’s last love


April 24th, 2012 - 1:32 am ICT by IANS
London, April 23 (IANS) Britain's Channel 4 is all set to telecast a documentary "Queen Victoria's Last Love", on the queen's infatuation with a tall, handsome Indian servant who was ... Read more...

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Perry cuts Brand out of her life


April 23rd, 2012 - 9:55 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 23 (IANS) Singer Katy Perry has cut her ex-husband Russell Brand out of her life by deleting his scenes from her upcoming documentary "Katy Perry".The singer ... Read more...

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I was bullied: Justin Bieber


April 12th, 2012 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 12 (IANS) Singer Justin Bieber, who has lent his single "Born to be somebody" to a documentary that talks about bullying in schools, says he too was ... Read more...

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Madonna inspires Katy Perry’s 3D movie


April 9th, 2012 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 9 (IANS) Singer Katy Perry says pop queen Madonna has inspired her "Part of Me" 3-D concert movie.Perry invited a camera crew to film her California ... Read more...

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Pakistani daily laments acid attacks


April 9th, 2012 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 9 (IANS) A woman being sentenced to 34 years in prison for hurling acid at her former fiance's father is "an indication of how knowledge of the potential ... Read more...

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Brand to make documentary on drugs


April 8th, 2012 - 4:59 am ICT by IANS
London, April 8 (IANS) British comedian Russell Brand is set to make a documentary about drug addiction.The actor, who has battled alcoholism and drug addiction, will make the documentary ... Read more...

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Sri Lankans protest Prabhakaran video


March 13th, 2012 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 13 (IANS) A large number of Sri Lankans Tuesday marched through the capital's streets shouting anti-US slogans and protesting a Channel 4 video about the death of LTTE ... Read more...

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Post rehab, Lovato still self-harms


March 8th, 2012 - 6:34 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 8 (IANS) Singer-actress Demi Lovato has been unable to completely overcome her eating disorder and self-harming issues, even after a stint in rehab. She admits she has ... Read more...

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New Yorkers applaud Pakistani documentary


March 7th, 2012 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 7 (IANS) Oscar-winning Pakistani documentary "Saving Face" has been screened in New York and was well-received, it was reported here.Pakistani filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy's documentary about acid attacks ... Read more...

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Charles Taylor 2012 Prize won by ‘The Chimps of Fauna Sanctuary’


March 7th, 2012 - 12:04 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Mar 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) This year’s Charles Taylor Prize winner has been announced. The non-fiction book The Chimps of Fauna Sanctuary which was written by Andrew Westoll won the top prize ... Read more...

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Government lacks will to tackle honour crimes: Jurist


March 3rd, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) Supreme Court lawyer and women's rights activist Kirti Singh Saturday said the government lacked the political will to tackle the issue of honour killings and ... Read more...

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Pride over Oscar win, shame over content: Pakistani daily


February 28th, 2012 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 28 (IANS) The documentary that won Pakistan's first Oscar is a matter of national pride, but its "content is a matter of national shame", said a daily.The Oscar ... Read more...

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Mass nude wedding held in Jamaica


February 20th, 2012 - 9:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Kingston, Feb 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A couple dropped out at the last minute leaving only nine couples to strip bare for a mass wedding ceremony in Jamaica. The couples who traveled from ... Read more...

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Moore, Weinsteins settle ‘Fahrenheit’ suit


February 17th, 2012 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 17 (IANS) Michael Moore and Harvey and Bob Weinstein have settled their lawsuit over earnings for the 2004 documentary "Fahrenheit 9/11", but the terms of the agreement ... Read more...

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PBS to air documentary about Clinton Lewinsky affair


February 15th, 2012 - 7:38 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Feb 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former US President Bill Clinton nearly lost his presidency when his administration was rocked by the Monica Lewinsky scandal. When the story of the affair first broke, ... Read more...

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BBC apologises for broadcasting paid documentaries


February 13th, 2012 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 13 (IANS) The BBC has apologised for broadcasting documentaries made by a TV company that was paid millions of pounds by clients.The group issued an apology to 74 ... Read more...

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Now, a book on Pakistan’s child prodigy


January 22nd, 2012 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 22 (IANS) Pakistan will bring out a book on Arfa Karim who in 2004 became the world's youngest Microsoft certified professional at age nine. She died Jan 14.Minister ... Read more...

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Documentary hails North Korea’s new leader


January 9th, 2012 - 6:05 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 9 (IANS/RIA Novosti) North Korea's state television Sunday aired a documentary about the country's new leader Kim Jong-un, in which he is shown inspecting troops and manoeuvring a ... Read more...

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‘Hitler enjoyed drinking at British pubs’


November 27th, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 27 (IANS) Adolf Hitler visited London when he was 23 years old, stayed for five months with his brother and enjoyed drinking at British pubs, a new documentary ... Read more...

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No screening of Husain’s film at IFFI


November 27th, 2011 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 27 (IANS) Bowing to pressure from rightwing Hindu groups, organisers of the 42nd International Film Festival of India (IFFI) deferred the screening of legendary artist M.F. Husain's documentary.Speaking ... Read more...

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Franco to narrate architectural documentary


November 19th, 2011 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 19 (IANS) Actor James Franco has been hired to narrate a documentary about architects Charles and Ray Eames.The "127 Hours" star is going to be the voice behind director ... Read more...

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I’m going to take guitar lessons: Kelly Rowland


November 19th, 2011 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 19 (IANS) American singer Kelly Rowland says she wants to take guitar lessons in a bid to improve as an artist."I don't really switch off. I'm always thinking ... Read more...

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Is Johnny Depp going to play Michael Jackson in a movie?


November 17th, 2011 - 11:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Johnny Depp has been highly tipped to play Michael Jackson in a planned movie about the life of the late iconic pop singer. Variety magazine reported ... Read more...

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Madonna to go global with new brand


November 4th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 4 (IANS) Pop star Madonna, who launched a teen line with her daughter last year, is now coming up with a global fashion brand.Contactmusic.com reports that the ... Read more...

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