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V-empowerment! New marketing mantra sparks new debate


August 30th, 2012 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) So you think getting an education, a job and being self- reliant were steps towards women's empowerment? If you were to go by the ... Read more...

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LFW: Siddharth Mallya in tuxedo, Amy Jackson in sari


August 4th, 2012 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 4 (IANS) Siddharth Mallya painted a dapper picture in a black tuxedo, while British model Amy Jackson sizzled in a desi avatar as they walked as showstoppers for ... Read more...

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Few filmmakers interested in women leaders: Meryl Streep


February 17th, 2012 - 11:10 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 17 (IANS) Meryl Streep, who won the best actress BAFTA for her performance in "The Iron Lady", says she instantly said yes for the movie on former ... Read more...

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Ritika Bhasin offers multi-purpose trousseau (With Images)


February 4th, 2012 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) Designer Ritika Bhasin, known for her festive collection, has created a unique range of multi-purpose bridal wear, which has exquisite suits-cum-gowns that can be used ... Read more...

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Powerful fragrances work better in winter: Tom Ford


December 31st, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 31 (IANS) American designer Tom Ford says "powerful" fragrances work better in the winters and advises that it's always important to match your perfume to the weather."I always ... Read more...

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Designer Saunders shuns sexy designs


December 4th, 2011 - 2:12 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 4 (IANS) Scottish fashion designer Jonathan Saunders doesn't want his creations to be very sexy and would rather like to evolve his brand."There are elements that I hope ... Read more...

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Brazil’s president says her cancer has `resolved’


September 13th, 2011 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo, Sep 13 (IANS/EFE) Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff said that her lymphoma, or cancer of the lymph system, is "resolved" and that she is currently in good health."Cancer today ... Read more...

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Jacqueline dislikes Bollywood celebs on the ramp


July 26th, 2011 - 12:55 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) Actress Jacqueline Fernandez, who chose to be in the front row for designer Gaurav Gupta at the ongoing Synergy1 Delhi Couture Week (DCW), feels that ... Read more...

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‘Kamasutra’ collection by Suneet Verma


July 14th, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) Veteran designer Suneet Verma will showcase a collection inspired from 'Kamasutra' at the upcoming Delhi Couture Week (DCW).The Kamasutra, possibly the most celebrated Hindu text ... Read more...

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Fergie launches second perfume


April 11th, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 11 (IANS) Black Eyed Peas star Fergie has launched a second fragrance for her Avon perfume range, Outspoken Intense."I had so much fun developing and launching my first ... Read more...

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Half of women feel male Pill won’t work, as men will forget to take it


April 9th, 2011 - 4:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 9 (ANI): A survey has found that half of women would not rely on the male Pill as contraception, as they do not trust their partners to remember to take ... Read more...

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Fergie to launch 2nd fragrance with Avon


April 8th, 2011 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 08 (ANI): Fergie, whose debut fragrance broke sales records for Avon last year, is set to launch her second perfume 'Outspoken Intense'.The Black Eyed Peas singer announced plans to launch ... Read more...

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Glamorous woman spy to join Russian party


December 22nd, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 22 (IANS) Glamorous Russian spy Anna Chapman, deported with nine other agents from the US, will be made a leader in the youth wing of Vladimir Putin's United Russia party, ... Read more...

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Jessica Simpson’s fashion line expected to make $1bn in sales next year


December 7th, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 7 (ANI): Jessica Simpson's music career may not be doing well as of late, but her clothing brand is bringing home lots of money.Reports are abuzz that her collection is ... Read more...

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Reese Witherspoon says she feels more sexually confident at 34


December 1st, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 1 (ANI): Oscar-winner Reese Witherspoon admits she feels better about the way she looks now than she did in her twenties.The 34-year-old actress, mum to Ava, 11, and Deacon, ... Read more...

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A tilt of the head ‘is enough to attract a mate’


November 21st, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 21 (ANI): Forget candlelight dinners and romantic walks on the beach, for a tilt of the head is enough to lure a mate, according to new study.The research found that ... Read more...

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Minka Kelly Is The Sexiest Woman Alive


October 12th, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Esquire magazine has named Minka Kelly as 'The Sexiest Woman Alive' for the year 2010. Before playing the role of Lyla Garrity in 'Friday Night Lights', ... Read more...

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Shahab Durazi, Arjun Khanna collections steal show at Couture Week


October 11th, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
By Shilpa Raina Mumbai, Oct 11 (IANS) Couturiers Arjun Khanna and Shahab Durazi have emerged as the true stars of the just concluded HDIL-India Couture Week. So impressive were their collections that they ... Read more...

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Imagination meets simplicity and beauty at LFW


September 18th, 2010 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) Three designers presented completely diverse collections and distinctive levels of creativity in the same show on the second day of the ongoing Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) Saturday. The show ... Read more...

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Sex was Russian spy Anna’s greatest weapon, say ex-lovers


September 14th, 2010 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 14 (IANS) Russian spy Anna Chapman's secret weapon was sex and she "was expert at using her femininity" to seduce her prey, the spy's former lovers have revealed. Chapman's departure ... Read more...

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Russian spy Chapman’s ’secret weapon was sex’


September 14th, 2010 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 14 (ANI): Russian spy Anna Chapman, kicked out of the US for espionage, used sex as weapon to get information out of men, her former lovers have revealed.The redhead, 28, ... Read more...

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Ovulation really does change women’s behavior


August 19th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 19 (ANI): Ovulation changes a woman's behavior in a startling number of ways from the way she walks, talks and dresses to the men she flirts with, according to a ... Read more...

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Demand for blonde hair dye in Britain signals end of recession


August 18th, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 18 (ANI): British women have taken to dyeing their hair blonde, which suggests the end of recession is close at hand, revealed a study.Sale of the hair dye has gone ... Read more...

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Designer Pallavi Mohan Launches Flowery Monsoon Line


August 7th, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Fashion designer Pallavi Mohan of "Not So Serious' fame has designed a monsoon collection inspired by Murano glassmakers, who made the most exotic multicolored glass in ... Read more...

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Megan Fox new face of Armani cosmetics


August 6th, 2010 - 12:30 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5(IANS) Actress Megan Fox is the new face of Giorgio Armani cosmetics and will appear in the advertising campaign for the brand later this year. Fox has previously advertised for Emporio ... Read more...

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Voluptuous Christina Hendricks is ‘fabulous role model’, says Brit MP


July 26th, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 26 (ANI): Christina Hendricks, the "voluptuous" star of Mad Men, has been hailed as an "absolutely fabulous" physical role model, according to Lynne Featherstone, the Equalities Minister.The Liberal Democrat ... Read more...

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Why women make better ’spooks’


July 18th, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 18 (ANI): Anna Chapman made headlines across the world after the red headed beauty was arrested in New York last month on charges of spying for Russia. But she's just ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi firm launches portal on Arab women


July 14th, 2010 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dubai, July 13 (IANS/WAM) An Abu Dubai media company has launched a website solely dedicated to Arab women, the firm said Tuesday. The anaZahra.com aims to reflect the lives, passions and pursuits ... Read more...

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Sexually-oriented ads quite a turn-off for Asians


May 21st, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 21 (IANS) Sexual content in ads can be quite a turn-off for Asian audiences, specially women, says a new study. Sukanlaya Sawang from Queensland University of Technology's (QUT) School of Management, ... Read more...

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Claudia Schiffer Has A Baby Girl


May 16th, 2010 - 7:06 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar May 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) German supermodel Claudia Schiffer has given birth to her third child. The announcement came in the form of a statement given out by the spokesperson representing ... Read more...

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Margaret Thatcher is Raquel Welch’s icon


April 7th, 2010 - 6:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 7 (ANI): American actress Raquel Welch has revealed that former UK Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher is her icon.Welch, 69, says that Thatcher, 84, manages to get on in a man's ... Read more...

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Shakira owes her sexy figure to chocolate!


December 16th, 2009 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 16 (ANI): Colombian singer Shakira says she owes her sexy figure to chocolate.The 'Hips Don't Lie' hitmaker admits she treats herself with chocolate to take a break from her ... Read more...

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Marilyn Monroe style pointy bras back in vogue


November 4th, 2009 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 4 (ANI): Pointy bras worn by the likes of Marilyn Monroe and Jane Russell in the 1950s are back in fashion, thanks to designers Louise Goldin and Jean Paul ... Read more...

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Increasing number of Asian women getting boobs bigger to improve self-esteem


November 3rd, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Nov 3 (ANI): An increasing number of Asian women are going for boob-boosting surgeries to improve their self-esteem.The rise in the number is also due to the techniques, which are ... Read more...

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500-year-old statues found in Peru


October 21st, 2009 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
Lima, Oct 21 (EFE) Peruvian archaeologists have found 12 wooden statues more than 500 years old in the archaeological complex of Chan Chan. Cristobal Campana, director of one of the teams working at ... Read more...

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