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Carrie Underwood promotes pet adoption

September 14th, 2012 - 9:43 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 14 (IANS) Singer Carrie Underwood has urged her fans to adopt abandoned animals after visiting a shelter in her hometown.The 29-year-old was in her native Oklahoma Monday and ... Read more...

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Usher to be honoured for philanthropy

October 13th, 2011 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 13 (IANS) Singer Usher is to be honoured with an award in recognition of his charity work.He will be presented the Philanthropy Freedom Award from the National Civil ... Read more...

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Don’t undermine superbug’s presence: Former ICMR chief

October 4th, 2011 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 4 (IANS) Even as the health ministry has denied any threat by superbug NDM-1 alleged to be found in Delhi's sewage and drinking water, former Indian Council ... Read more...

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Mariah Carey’s new song ‘Save the Day’ to raise money for human rights charity

March 5th, 2011 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 5 (ANI): Mariah Carey will donate the proceeds from her new song 'Save the Day' to human rights issues.The singer may even set up her own charitable foundation, reports Contactmusic.This ... Read more...

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Shakira launches soccer shirts for charity

June 8th, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angels, June 8 (IANS) Pop singer Shakira has launched a range of charity soccer shirts for the upcoming World Cup in South Africa. She has teamed up with the UNICEF to ... Read more...

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Robert Pattinson’s ‘Remember Me’ costumes to be sold for charity

March 12th, 2010 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 12 (ANI): The costumes Robert Pattinson wore in new film 'Remember Me' will be auctioned for charity.The items on Premiere Props' Movie Prop Extravaganza sale include a blue Prada suit ... Read more...

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Bill Gates Foundation Donates $10 Billion For Vaccine

February 1st, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation announced that they are going to donate $10 billion on vaccine in the next 10 years. According to reports, the ... Read more...

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MJ’s ‘We Are the World’ to raise more money for good causes

October 21st, 2009 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 21 (ANI): Michael Jackson's superhit charity track We Are the World, which raised nearly 63 million dollars worldwide, is set to do more good than the late King of ... Read more...

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Two new Mozart compositions uncovered

July 27th, 2009 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 27 (IANS) Two new compositions by a young Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart have been uncovered in Salzburg, Austria. The previously unknown pieces were found among the collection at the International Mozarteum Foundation, ... Read more...

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Pamela Anderson building eco-friendly hotel in Abu Dhabi

August 1st, 2008 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS) Former "Baywatch" star Pamela Anderson is building an eco-friendly hotel in Abu Dhabi. Anderson fell in love with the city when she went there recently for a charity ... Read more...

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Alicia Keys, Annie Lennox duet for childrens charity

July 12th, 2008 - 4:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 12(ANI): Singers Alicia Keys and Annie Lennox recently organized a celebrity studded event and pleasantly surprised the audience with their rendition of the Eurythmics classis Sweet Dreams - all ... Read more...

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