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Priyanka Chopra fulfils dad’s dream with music debut


September 14th, 2012 - 1:07 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 13 (IANS) Actress Priyanka Chopra, who made her international music debut Thursday with the unveiling of the single "In My City" featuring Will.i.am., said she has fulfilled ... Read more...

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British actor keen on Bollywood costume drama (With Images)


August 20th, 2012 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) After watching a few Bollywood movies and working in Indian-origin filmmaker Prashant Nair's movie "Delhi In A Day", British actor Lee Williams says he would ... Read more...

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US stands with India as partner and friend: Clinton


August 13th, 2012 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 13 (IANS) Calling India "a beacon for the world of the power of non-violence and the promise of democracy", the United States Monday assured India that it ... Read more...

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Hamilton’s special Father’s day


June 20th, 2012 - 9:03 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 20 (IANS) Father's day became all the more special this year for singer Anthony Hamilton as he became a dad for the second time.His wife Tarsha gave ... Read more...

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Chinese will be tough to beat at Olympics: Saina Nehwal (Lead)


June 19th, 2012 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 19 (IANS) India's top badminton star Saina Nehwal says it will be tough to beat the Chinese at the London Olympics despite her recent successes against them.Saina defeated ... Read more...

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Olympics will be tough, says Saina Nehwal


June 19th, 2012 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 19 (IANS) Fresh after confidence boosting title wins in Thailand and Indonesia, India's ace shuttler Saina Nehwal is gearing for the Olympic challenge but admits it won't be ... Read more...

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Kidnapped Briton released in Sudan


May 31st, 2012 - 7:30 am ICT by IANS
Khartoum, May 30 (IANS) A British humanitarian worker kidnapped in Sudan about three months ago has been released, the UN African Union Mission in Darfur (UNAMID) said.UNAMID chief Ibrahim Gambari ... Read more...

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Indian woman hangs herself in UAE


May 19th, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, May 19 (IANS) A 27-year-old woman from India's Kerala state allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself in Al Ain city in Abu Dhabi.Meera Mohan, from Kottayam, was living ... Read more...

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Shillingford first Dominican likely to play a Test at home


April 23rd, 2012 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Roseau (Dominica), April 23 (IANS/CMC) Shane Shillingford will become the first Dominican cricketer to play a Test match on home soil if he takes the field for West Indies against ... Read more...

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Man collapses attempting Scrabble world record


April 16th, 2012 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 16 (IANS) A 55-year-old Briton -- who was a diabetes patient -- collapsed due to dehydration while playing Scrabble for 15 hours and attempting to break the world ... Read more...

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Family, friends attend Simpson’s baby shower


March 19th, 2012 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 19 (IANS) American actress Jessica Simpson celebrated her first child's baby shower with family and friends here.Jessica Alba and Simpson's sister Ashlee were among the guests invited ... Read more...

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Award-winning US reporter dies


February 18th, 2012 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 18 (IANS/EFE) Anthony Shadid, a Pulitzer Prize-winning foreign correspondent for The New York Times, died of an apparent asthma attack while covering the uprising in Syria, The ... Read more...

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Brooke Mueller extends her rehab stay


January 27th, 2012 - 7:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Charlie Sheen’s ex wife Brooke Mueller has voluntarily extended her stay at the rehab. She checked into the rehab late last year after she was arrested ... Read more...

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Klum, Seal confirm split


January 23rd, 2012 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 23 (IANS) German supermodel Heidi Klum and husband Seal have confirmed they are splitting after almost seven years of marriage.In a statement to people.com, the couple has ... Read more...

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It’s time for a break: Farhan Akhtar (Movie Snippets)


December 30th, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) After a heavy year with "Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara" and "Don 2: The King Is Back", Farhan Akhtar is more than glad to take ... Read more...

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Joyful Christmas with gifts, prayers in Mumbai


December 25th, 2011 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 25 (IANS) Lovely gifts followed by church services brought cheer in Mumbai on Christmas Sunday. People celebrated the birth of Jesus Christ with enthusiasm and faith as they ... Read more...

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I learnt how to make rotis, Indian curries: Andrew Symonds


December 18th, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) Australian all-rounder Andrew Symonds, who has come out of the "Bigg Boss" house, says he had a satisfying stay in the house and learnt ... Read more...

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Demi Lovato saved by rehab


November 26th, 2011 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 26 (IANS) Actress Demi Lovato believes her three-month stint in rehab saved her life.The 19-year-old spent three months receiving treatment for an eating disorder and self-harming. She is ... Read more...

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Alba thanks family, friends on Thanksgiving


November 25th, 2011 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 25 (IANS) On the occasion of Thanksgiving, actress Jessica Alba is thankful to her husband, daughters and friends as they all have given her so much love and ... Read more...

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Speeding truck crushes biker


October 18th, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) A 30-year-old motorcyclist was crushed by a speeding truck in east Delhi, police said Tuesday.The incident occurred Monday night around 10.15 p.m., when Shiv Dhalla, ... Read more...

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Microsoft acquires Skype for $8.5 bn


October 14th, 2011 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Software giant Microsoft has bought Internet communications company Skype for $8.5 billion in its largest ever acquisition deal, Microsoft said Friday."Skype is a phenomenal product ... Read more...

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I am far removed from worldly matters: Lata


September 29th, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 29 (IANS) Lata Mangeshkar, who turned 82 Wednesday, says she has no regrets in life as she has best of the family, friends and her singing journey ... Read more...

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Ban on Nikita lifted


September 15th, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 15 (IANS) The ban on Kannada actress Nikita Thukral has been revoked by the Kannada Film Producers Association (KFPA) Thursday.The KFPA had banned her for three ... Read more...

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She underwent breast cancer surgery at 99!


August 31st, 2011 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 31 (IANS) A great-great-grandmother in Britain is today the oldest person in the country to have undergone surgery for breast cancer, just ahead of celebrating her 100th birthday.Dorothy ... Read more...

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India’s story a powerful example of peaceful change: Clinton


August 12th, 2011 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 12 (IANS) Sending India best wishes on its Independence Day, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said India's story was a powerful example of what people can ... Read more...

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Winehouse’s home now a rehab charity


August 6th, 2011 - 8:02 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS) Late singer Amy Winehouse's London home is to become the headquarters of her new rehab charity, as her dad Mitch believes the 2.5 million-pound property ... Read more...

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Campaigning for gay rights with Hillary Clinton


July 2nd, 2011 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) The silence in the cramped cafe in the heart of the capital was deafening. For over 50 young men and women, US secretary of ... Read more...

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Further probe ordered into Kerala’s family suicide case


June 20th, 2011 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, June 20 (IANS) The special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court here Monday ordered the agency to conduct a further probe into the Kaviyoor suicide case where five members ... Read more...

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Aanchal Khurana wins ‘MTV Roadies 8′


June 18th, 2011 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 18 (IANS) After months of braving arduous tasks and surviving relentless mind games, Aanchal Khurana of Delhi won the eighth edition of MTV Hero Honda Roadies. She is ... Read more...

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Heidi Klum launches her lifestyle website


June 1st, 2011 - 2:16 am ICT by IANS
London, June 1 (IANS) Supermodel Heidi Klum launched her own lifestyle website, sharing tips on fashion, beauty, parenting and relationships.The website offers readers a 'Look of the Day' as ... Read more...

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Tikait had powerful influence across the country: PM


May 15th, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has condoled the death Sunday of Bharat Kisan Union (BKU) founder Mahendra Singh Tikait, decribing him as a "fiercely independent ... Read more...

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Mallika Sherawat takes on Malaika, Katrina


April 12th, 2011 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 12 (IANS) Move over Malaika and Katrina, Mallika Sherawat is here.In what seems like an open challenge at the throne of the two hottest Bollywood item queens, ... Read more...

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Villagers welcome Gopal Dass with garlands, sweets


April 7th, 2011 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
G0urdaspur (Punjab), April 7 (IANS) Gopal Dass, arrested in Pakistan 27 years ago after being dubbed an Indian spy, got a grand welcome Thursday at his Bheni Mia Khan village ... Read more...

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Mumbai homes rap up work for World Cup final


April 2nd, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Children have been made to finish off homework early morning, dinners have already been cooked, all household chores have been hurried through -- families in Mumbai ... Read more...

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Now, watch India-Sri Lanka final in multiplexes


April 1st, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) Want to watch the cricket World Cup final on a big screen with family, friends and refreshments? The owners of multiplex chains across the country ... Read more...

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