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‘Gone with the Wind’ actress Ann Rutherford dies at 94


June 14th, 2012 - 12:27 am ICT by BNO News
BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Canadian-American actress Ann Rutherford, who is perhaps best known for her role in the 1930s movie 'Gone with the Wind', died at her home in California ... Read more...

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A Bollywood-style lesson for capital’s cab drivers (Feature)


May 25th, 2012 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) With rash driving and road rage spreading like cancer, a programme is on here to teach cab drivers road safety as well as the virtues ... Read more...

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No intention to show Goa in bad light in ‘Dum Maro Dum’: Rohan Sippy


March 28th, 2011 - 9:07 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) Filmmaker Rohan Sippy denies he chose Goa to shoot his forthcoming "Dum Maro Dum" - which delves into the narcotics mafia and sex trade ... Read more...

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Pak film lauds ‘death for blasphemy’ in name of Islam reminiscent of Taseer’s murder


February 17th, 2011 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 17(ANI): An upcoming Pakistani movie lauds extra-judicial killings in the name of Islam, in a grim reminder of last month's killing of liberal Punjab Governor Salman Taseer by one of ... Read more...

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Video ‘Gap Yah’ wins online comedy crown


December 14th, 2010 - 10:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) YouTube has named the video, “Gap Yah” as the Homegrown Comedy Hit of the Year.The video is a satirical sketch by the Unexpected Items. It received a ... Read more...

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Buddhadeb Dasgupta: Nandita Das Wanted Me To Adapt Tagore Onscreen


December 10th, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
And since it was a children’s film that Nandita Das had wanted him to do, Buddhadeb Dasgupta first rounded up on ‘Dakghar’ as his third Hindi project. As an afterthought, Buddhadeb ... Read more...

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Rani Mukerji: Will Be Happy If No One Killed Jessica Gets ‘A’ Certificate


December 4th, 2010 - 9:05 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The release date of 'No One Killed Jessica' is fast approaching and the cast and crew of the film are busy promoting the upcoming Bollywood venture. Knowing that her middle ... Read more...

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Abhishek, Deepika promote ‘Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey’ in Kolkata


November 28th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by ANI
By Ajitha MenonKolkata, Nov.28 (ANI): Bollywood actors Abhishek Bachchan and Deepika Padukone promoted 'Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey' here over the weekend.Bachchan said he was very proud to play the main ... Read more...

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1 in 5 Brits think Oliver Twist was written by Charles Darwin!


November 22nd, 2010 - 11:40 am ICT by ANI
London, Nov 22 (ANI): George Orwell's classic novel 'Animal Farm' is a blue movie and 'Oliver Twist' was written by Charles Darwin - at least that's what one in five Britons believe.25 ... Read more...

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Guillermo Del Toro Making Hulk TV Series


November 17th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ace film director Guillermo del Toro has joined hands with David Eick the "Battlestar Galactica" executive producer and Disney to make "The Hulk" TV series. The ... Read more...

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Johnny Depp To Star In “Snow White”?


November 2nd, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The fairy tale of Snow White has entertained children around the world for ages, many movies have been made on the subject but movie buffs just ... Read more...

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Size six too big for me: Kelly Osbourne


September 22nd, 2010 - 9:18 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 22 (IANS) Singer Kelly Osbourne, who has lost considerable weight since her split from model Luke Worrall admits a size six dress has become too big for her. "It was ... Read more...

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‘Darth Vader’ Robber Jamie C. Hernandez Arrested


September 20th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Darth Vader is a fictional character from "Star Wars" saga, who appeared as the chief antagonist in the original trilogy and was one of the main ... Read more...

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Hugh Jackman Backs Out From Avon Man For X-Men Sequel


August 20th, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 20, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Australian actor turned producer Hugh Jackman, who was earlier signed for the movie Avon Man, has quit the project to prepare for his role as Wolverine ... Read more...

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James Bond is the Ultimate Icon for Brit men


August 7th, 2010 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 7 (ANI): James Bond has been declared the Ultimate Icon for British men in a new online poll.The big screen spy-most recently portrayed by Daniel Craig-topped a poll of ... Read more...

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James Bond is ‘ultimate icon’ for British men


August 7th, 2010 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 7 (IANS) Big screen spy James Bond has been voted the "Ultimate Icon" for British men in a new online poll by magazine AsKMen UK. The movie spy most ... Read more...

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Valaya’s clothes outshine Kangna on Couture Week ramp


July 24th, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) It was a classic example of clothes stealing the show from a show-stopper. Designer J.J. Valaya's couture line at the ongoing Pearl's Infrastructure Delhi Couture Week was ... Read more...

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Elizabeth Banks All Set To Appear As Tinker Bell


July 16th, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) "Zack and Miri Make a Porno" actress Elizabeth Banks is all set to appear in "Tink" as Tinkerbell, the famous character from "Peter Pan" series. The ... Read more...

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Robert Pattinson says he dreaded proposing to Kristen Stewart in Twilight


May 19th, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 19 (ANI): Robert Pattinson has opened up about how afraid he was of filming the proposal scene in the third Twilight Saga film, Eclipse.The actor admitted that he was 'dreading' ... Read more...

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Satyajit Ray’s son coming up with Feluda movie


May 2nd, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 2 (IANS) As West Bengal celebrated the 90th birth anniversary of India's only Oscar winning film director Satyajit Ray Sunday, his son Sandip announced he would make his next movie ... Read more...

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Niki Mahajan brings lesbian issue to Fashion Week ramp


March 28th, 2010 - 1:52 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 27 (IANS) Designer Niki Mahajan chose the theme of lesbian love in her show at the ongoing Wills Lifestyle Indian Fashion Week (WIFW) here Saturday, as she feels that ... Read more...

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Fantastic Four Super Hero is new Captain America!


March 24th, 2010 - 9:21 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
March 24, 2010, (Pen Men at Work): After much deliberation the decision is finally out and the new face of Captain America is none other than our very own Fantastic ... Read more...

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Quentin Tarantino being sued over ‘Kill Bill’


March 9th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 9 (ANI): A man is suing Quentin Tarantino claiming that the director ripped-off his concept to create 'Kill Bill.'In a lawsuit today, Dannez Hunter claims that he sent in a ... Read more...

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Giant fossils challenge “lilliput effect” in animals after greatest mass extinction


February 12th, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 12 (ANI): The discovery of large-sized fossils dating back to only 1 million years after the greatest mass extinction of all time, has called into question the existence of a ... Read more...

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Fiction can inspire teenaged girls to cut down weight


February 9th, 2010 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 9 (IANS) Girls enrolled in a healthy lifestyles programme had more success reducing their weight if they read a book with a fictional character as a role model, according ... Read more...

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Pee-wee Herman Makes An Onstage Comeback


January 22nd, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angeles, Jan 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Pee-wee Herman, the fictional character, who has entertained audiences for years, is back yet again after a period of almost two decades. All the ... Read more...

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Japanese man weds virtual girlfriend from dating game


November 26th, 2009 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 26 (ANI): A Japanese man, who fell in love with a fictional character from the Nintendo DS "love simulator" Love Plus, has tied the knot in an official-looking ceremony over ... Read more...

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Clippers Announcer Ralph Lawler Suspended For Comments About Grizzlies Player


November 21st, 2009 - 8:32 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angeles, Nov.21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Los Angeles Clippers announcer Ralph Lawler is in news lately as the broadcaster was suspended by the Fox Sports Prime Ticket cable network for his ... Read more...

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Chris Pine to play Jack Ryan in new film


October 15th, 2009 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 15 (ANI): Chris Pine is set to be cast as popular movie character Jack Ryan in a new film.The 'Star Trek' star was said to have signed a deal to ... Read more...

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Fictional character Donald Francis Draper more influential than Obama


October 7th, 2009 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 7 (ANI): A fictional character on AMC's 'Mad Men' has topped the list of 49 Most Influential Men.Donald Francis Draper from the television series got an overall score ... Read more...

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Who is Meg Griffin?


September 30th, 2009 - 10:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sep 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Megan "Meg" Griffin, born in the early 1990’s is a fictional character from the animated television series Family Guy. She debuted in the episode, ‘Death ... Read more...

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Vishal Bharadwaj is a dangerous director: Shahid Kapoor (Film Snippets)


August 14th, 2009 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) Shahid Kapoor says it a "challenge" to work with Vishal Bharadwaj but at the same time he admits that the director brings out the best in an ... Read more...

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Rachel McAdams livid over increased public interest in nude scenes


August 14th, 2009 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 14 (ANI): Rachel McAdams has said that the overwhelming public interest in nude scenes in movie is uncalled for, as it puts actors under pressure and makes them "nervous" about ... Read more...

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YouTube videos, sex, porn top children’s Internet searches


August 12th, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 12 (ANI): A new survey has revealed that watching YouTube videos, looking up "sex", socialising and searching for search engines are the popular activities children perform on the Internet. The ... Read more...

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Freddy Krueger’s New Movie: “A Nightmare On Elm Street”


July 23rd, 2009 - 6:31 pm ICT by GD
Freddy Krueger is back to spook our dreams in the 21st century too. The stills for the upcoming movie, which is a remake of the classic horror tale of "A Nightmare On ... Read more...

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