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Norman St John-Stevas dies at the age of 82 years


March 6th, 2012 - 10:53 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Mar 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) One of the most respected politicians in the United Kingdom, Norman St John-Stevas, has died at the age of 82. His family announced that the former lawmaker ... Read more...

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Alesha Dixon gets proposed by Takomborerwa Mnzarura during BGT


February 21st, 2012 - 10:38 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Studio audience attendees say Britain’s Got Talent judge Alesha Dixon looked uncomfortable when she got a proposal from an unlikely place – one of the contestants of ... Read more...

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JJ Valaya ‘clicks’ with the LFW audience


August 18th, 2011 - 2:35 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 18 (IANS) Celebrated designer JJ Valaya, who concluded day one of the Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) winter/festive 2011, presented a rich and opulent collection based on his love ... Read more...

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‘Live to Dance’ winners are D’Angelo Amanda


February 11th, 2011 - 1:50 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The finale of the “Live to Dance” show have been held and the winner has been announced. The show aired on CBS.The first season of the show’s ... Read more...

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‘Live To Dance’ recap of 19th Jan


January 20th, 2011 - 8:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Jan 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The second episode of the show, Live To Dance! was aired on Wednesday. Paula Abdul is a judge of the show.The show is still in the ... Read more...

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Love letters written by Oscar Wilde discovered


September 16th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 16 (ANI): A collection of love letters written by Oscar Wilde to a young male magazine editor have been discovered.The affectionate letters appear to show the poet struggling with his ... Read more...

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11th-century Chinese calligraphy scroll sells for record 438m yuan


June 5th, 2010 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 05 (ANI): An 11th-century calligraphy scroll has been sold for 438 million yuan, setting new record for a Chinese work of art.The scroll, 11m (36ft) long, by Huang Tingjian ... Read more...

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His fine art - drawing with fingernails!


February 18th, 2010 - 10:27 am ICT by IANS
By Asit Srivastava Lucknow, Feb 18 (IANS) A resident of Lucknow has mastered the unique art of drawing with his nails. Be it intricate designs, portraits or cartoons, R.S. Dobarial, 31, does it ... Read more...

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Sounding smart as important as looking smart on cocktail-party circuit


November 28th, 2009 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto, Nov 28 (ANI): The next time you head out for a party do remember to brush up your general knowledge, for sounding smart is just as important as looking smart on ... Read more...

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Europe’s first road atlas from 17th century to be sold at auction


October 26th, 2009 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 26 (ANI): The first road atlas of its kind in western Europe, a 17th century book showing a highway network in England and Wales of just 73 roads, is to ... Read more...

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Barbra Streisand’s paintings, teddy bears up for grabs


October 9th, 2009 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 9 (ANI): Hundreds of Barbra Streisand's personal belongings, including paintings and teddy bears, are all set to go under the hammer at a Beverly Hills auction this month.Around 400 trinkets ... Read more...

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Meet ‘champion Scrabble player’ Kylie Minogue


July 12th, 2009 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 12 (ANI): Aussie pop princess is a champion Scrabble player, according to her friend.Minogue's close friend, author Kathy Lette, has revealed that the singer always pretty much always wins."We ... Read more...

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Pixie Geldof always knew her elder sisters marriage was doomed


February 17th, 2009 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 17 (ANI): Pixie Geldof has revealed that she knew from the very beginning that her elder sister Peaches marriage to musician Max Drummey was not meant to be forever.The ... Read more...

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First edition Harry Potter books fetch PS17,800


July 2nd, 2008 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 2 (ANI): A set of first edition Harry Potter books were sold for 17,800 pounds when they went under the hammer in Berkshire.Published by Bloomsbury, the set of ... Read more...

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Bookcase Beatles come to light after 40 years


April 20th, 2008 - 3:46 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr 20 (ANI): A secret Beatles cartoon was has come to light - more than 40 years after a wild Swinging Sixties party in a country house.The Fab Four were ... Read more...

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Jane Seymour’s pastime is raking in the moolah for her


November 14th, 2007 - 10:38 am ICT by admin
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