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Jennifer Lawrence to get $10 million for next ‘Hunger Games’


August 8th, 2012 - 7:20 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The popular film actress and Oscar nominated Jennifer Lawrence is set to negotiate a massive salary raise for the next ‘Hunger Games’ installation titled “Catching fire”. ... Read more...

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Amish report staggering growth in Midwest


August 8th, 2012 - 7:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Ohio, Aug 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to a new census carried out by researchers from Ohio state university, the Amish have been found to be one of the fastest growing religious groups ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Good Dad not here to hear today’s songs: Kishoreda’s son


August 4th, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 4 (IANS) Had Kishore Kumar been alive today, he would have felt pity for the current breed of songs, the legend's son Amit Kumar said Saturday on the ... Read more...

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Sex workers fight for rights at Kolkata conclave


July 25th, 2012 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 24 (IANS) A demand for a fight for their rights and safe sex practices Tuesday marked the ongoing global Sex Workers Freedom Festival in Kolkata, where around 550 ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Floyd Mayweather Jr tops the list of the top paid athletes


July 18th, 2012 - 7:38 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, July 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Floyd Mayweather Jr has now topped the list of the best paid athletes. Since the list began in 8 years earlier, in 2012, the top ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Emma Stone’s goth-inspired look on the red carpet turns heads


June 21st, 2012 - 7:57 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Paris, June 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Emma Stone turned a number of heads on Tuesday when she attended the premiere of ‘The Amazing Spider-Man.’ She was dressed in a black Gucci gown, ... Read more...

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From guns to gardening, Kashmir militant returns home


May 4th, 2012 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Shopian (Jammu and Kashmir), May 4 (IANS) Do they thank god or the government? An extraordinary question in the conflict-ridden politics of the Kashmir valley, but the Dars in ... Read more...

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In Kashmir, music was not considered good: Singer Saim Bhat (Interview)


March 13th, 2012 - 9:30 am ICT by IANS
Gulmarg, March 13 (IANS) He is the voice behind popular Hindi song "Dil sambhalja zara" from "Murder 2" that rocked the music charts last year, but Kashmiri singer Saim Bhat ... Read more...

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Bullish foreign investors pump in over $5.5 bn into Indian markets


February 26th, 2012 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 26 (IANS) Overseas investors are continuing to invest in Indian equities markets at a brisk pace with inflows already topping $5.5 billion in under two months of ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Putin’s party keeps majority in Duma


December 5th, 2011 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin's United Russia party has won 238 of 450 seats in elections to the State Duma, the lower house of parliament, ... Read more...

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Who is robbing parliament’s dignity? (Comment)


August 26th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
As the peoples' uprising against a venal political class in India shows no signs of abating, a strange din is evident in some debates and comments. Apart from reeking of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Madonna dresses up as Charlie Chaplin for fancy dress party


March 22nd, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 22 (ANI): Queen of Pop Madonna celebrated the Jewish holiday of Purim by dressing up as Charlie Chaplin at a fancy dress celebration in New York City.Wearing the black ... Read more...

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‘Tanu Weds Manu’ gave me new image: Deepak Dhobriyal


March 6th, 2011 - 10:07 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 6 (IANS) He played 'pappi' in the film "Tanu Weds Manu" and walked with accolades for his flawless comic timing. Actor Deepak Dhobriyal is now happy with his ... Read more...

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Beckhams may send Brooklyn to British private school


February 28th, 2011 - 7:06 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 28 (IANS) Soccer star David Beckham and his wife, former Spice Girl Victoria, seem to be preparing to move from Los Angeles to Britain as they plan to send ... Read more...

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Thousands flock to join Indian Army in Kashmir (Lead)


February 19th, 2011 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 19 (IANS) More than 8,000 Kashmiri young men Saturday thronged a recruitment rally in Kashmir Valley's Ganderbal district to join the Indian Army.Braving rain and sleet, the youths reached the ... Read more...

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Kashmiri youth swarm army recruitment rally


February 19th, 2011 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 19 (IANS) Over 8,000 enthusiastic local youth Saturday thronged an army recruitment rally at Manasbal Sainik School in north Kashmir's Ganderbal district.Braving rain and sleet, the youth reached the recruitment ... Read more...

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Valentine’s Day: Cupid strikes in Pakistan


February 14th, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, Feb 14 (IANS) Couples here Monday basked in the warmth of love on Valentine's Day, a far cry from the days when people were reluctant to celebrate it in the traditionally ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Jaime Pressly Files For Divorce After 16 Months Of Marriage


January 30th, 2011 - 9:10 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jaime Pressly the pretty actress who acted in movie 'My Name Is Earl' is heading for splits-villa. The 33 year old actress who got married to ... Read more...

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Kareena Kapoor’s Food Poisoning Delays The Production Of ‘Bodyguard’


January 28th, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
: It seems that the Kapoor girl –Kareena is facing a difficult time. The buzz was doing the rounds that Kareena was feeling unwell on the sets of her latest venture ... Read more...

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Clarke needs to be tougher batsman to win over Oz fans: Dean Jones


January 1st, 2011 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 1(ANI): Australian stand-in captain Michael Clarke must start making runs to win the hearts of Australian fans again, according to former batsman Dean Jones.Clarke was named captain after Ricky Ponting ... Read more...

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Merv Hughes backs Clarke’s appointment as stand-in captain for Sydney Test


December 31st, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 31ANI): Former Australian selector Merv Hughes has defended the appointment of Michael Clarke as stand-in captain due to Ricky Ponting's injury.Ponting will miss the final Test in Sydney after X-rays ... Read more...

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Dean Jones says Haddin not Clarke should lead Aussies in Sydney Test


December 30th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 30(ANI): Former Australian batsman Dean Jones has said that wicketkeeper Brad Haddin and not vice-captain Michael Clarke should lead Australia in the fifth Ashes Test in Sydney.Ricky Ponting has been ... Read more...

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Clarke’s form may force CA to look at options for Ponting’s successor: Sutherland


December 28th, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 28(ANI): Cricket Australia (CA) Chief Executive James Sutherland has said that the board was not discussing the issue of Ricky Ponting's captaincy, but admitted that it was important to have ... Read more...

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Clarke must shape up as batsman or forget about Oz captaincy: Ian Chappell


December 21st, 2010 - 11:52 am ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 21(ANI): Former Australian cricketer Ian Chappell has said that Michael Clarke must reaffirm his status as an irreplaceable Test batsman before he can lay claim to succeed Ricky Ponting as ... Read more...

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Emily Blunt wanted to be a boy


December 20th, 2010 - 12:48 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 19 (IANS) British actress Emily Blunt says she was "determined" to be a boy when she was younger and thinks it is funny she has been cast as a princess ... Read more...

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Highights Of The American Music Awards 2010


November 22nd, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The much anticipated American Music Awards 2010 was on Sunday night at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles. The star-struck audience were treated to some stellar ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Pope Says Use Of Condoms Justified In Some Cases


November 21st, 2010 - 9:28 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Pope Benedict XVI has made a statement in his latest book that is sure to take the catholic world by storm. Though the book is due ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Everest Connected Via 3G


November 1st, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 1, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The world’s highest peak is in news once more. This time for reasons electronic in nature. A certain telecom company has now ensured that ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Tea Party Fails To Appeal To Youth Claims Survey, Weeks Before Election day


October 30th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) With the mid-term elections round the corner, it looks like the Tea Party has a long way to go when it comes to attracting the below ... Read more...

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Volatile supply from India may hit Bangladesh potato price


October 30th, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Oct 30 (IANS) A "volatile" supply from India and a bad crop this year may lead to an increase in potato prices in Bangladesh ahead of the season approaching Bakr Eid, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Nicki Minaj Shows Her Real Self In ‘Right Thru Me’ Video


October 28th, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Fans of Nicki Minaj got to see a more real side if the R&B sensation in her latest video 'Right Thru Me' that premiered on Wednesday. ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga nicknamed Lady Dull Dull by tour crew


October 19th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 19 (ANI): Lady Gaga, who is famous for her bizarre dressing style, is apparently so down to earth off stage that her tour crew has nicknamed the star 'Lady Dull ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Nicole Scherzinger felt uncomfortable in Pussycat Doll outfit


October 9th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 09 (ANI): Nicole Scherzinger has revealed that in her initial days she felt uncomfortable in her Pussycat Doll outfit- because the band's racy stage costumes were a far cry from ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Jaime Edmondson to promote NFL womenswear


October 7th, 2010 - 4:37 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Jaime Edmondson, the former Miami Dolphins cheerleader and Playboy girl will be next seen in the role of a girl promoting football gear for the teams ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Iran confirms its industrial computers under Stuxnet virus attack


September 26th, 2010 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran, Sept 26 (ANI): The Iranian government agency that runs the country's nuclear facilities, including those the West suspects are part of a weapons program, has reported that its engineers are trying ... Read more...

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