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Wearing wig not enjoyable for Pattinson


July 17th, 2012 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 17 (IANS) Actor Robert Pattinson wore a wig for the first time to re-shoot some scenes of "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2" and didn't enjoy ... Read more...

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Arnold missed action during political stint


July 15th, 2012 - 6:32 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 15 (IANS) Actor Arnold Schwarzenegger said he missed doing action movies during his stint in politics."You wish you could do some of those things when you're ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka T20 League attracts bids over $30 mn


June 26th, 2012 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, June 26 (IANS) In a major breakthrough for Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC), all seven Sri Lanka Premier League (SLPL) franchises have been snapped up with bids worth over $30 ... Read more...

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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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Hockey India signs 28 domestic players for pro-league


June 8th, 2012 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) Top Indian forwards Shivendra Singh, Tushar Khandekar and Yuvraj Walmiki, besides 25 others, signed up for the inaugural cash-rich professional league of Hockey India (HI) ... Read more...

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Hockey India’s league in January with six teams


June 1st, 2012 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Hockey India's (HI) ambitious professional league will hit-in during January-February next year with six city-based teams to start with.HI secretary-general Narinder Batra told IANS Friday ... Read more...

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Mamata to felicitate IPL champs KKR


May 28th, 2012 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 28 (IANS) Elated at the Kolkata Knight Riders' (KKR) maiden Indian Premier League (IPL) title, the West Bengal government will felicitate the victorious city franchise in a ... Read more...

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Poonam Pandey bares all for KKR


May 28th, 2012 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 28 (IANS) Poonam Pandey had promised she will strip if superstar Shah Rukh Khan's franchise Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) won the fifth edition of Indian Premier League ... Read more...

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Polling starts for Shimla Municipal Corporation


May 27th, 2012 - 8:44 am ICT by IANS
Shimla, May 27 (IANS) Polling began Sunday morning for the Shimla Municipal Corporation, one of India's oldest civic bodies, with the mayor and the deputy mayor to get elected directly ... Read more...

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Will Smith keen on ‘Bad Boys 3′


May 26th, 2012 - 2:24 am ICT by IANS
London, May 26 (IANS) Actor Will Smith is eager to team up again with Martin Lawrence for the third installment of "Bad Boys" franchise.Smith, who is currently busy promoting ... Read more...

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‘Madagascar 4′ to be a musical?


May 25th, 2012 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 25 (IANS) Even before the third instalment of animated feature film "Madagascar" has hit the screens, rumour mills are abuzz that the fourth instalment will be a ... Read more...

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Ready to step aside if suitable opener found: Dravid


May 21st, 2012 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 21 (IANS) Rajasthan Royals captain Rahul Dravid has said he is ready to give up his playing role in the side if the management can find a ... Read more...

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Haven’t bought any house in US: Preity Zinta


May 19th, 2012 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 19 (IANS) Actress Preity Zinta has quashed reports that she has bought a luxurious house in the US."Good morning! I'd like to clarify I've NOT bought any house ... Read more...

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Arrested cricketer won’t play for RCB, says Mallya


May 18th, 2012 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) owner Vijay Mallya Friday said that arrested cricketer Luke Pomersbach will not play for his team in the Indian Premier League ... Read more...

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Not thought about ‘Vicky Donor’ sequel: John


May 17th, 2012 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) "Vicky Donor", an unconventional film about sperm donation, has done exceptionally well at the box office. John Abraham's says he is enjoying the success ... Read more...

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Parliament light pillar of democracy: Meira Kumar (Lead)


May 13th, 2012 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Terming parliament as the "light pillar" of democracy, Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar Sunday said the two houses of parliament were custodians of the ... Read more...

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IPL all but over for ‘rested’ Ganguly


May 11th, 2012 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, May 11 (IANS) Pune Warriors out-of-form captain Sourav Ganguly finally "rested" himself Friday allowing Australian Steven Smith to lead the team against the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the ... Read more...

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Gang supplying mobile phone SIM cards to Maoists busted in UP


May 9th, 2012 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 9 (IANS) A major gang providing pre-activated SIM cards to Maoists in other states has been busted by the Lucknow police crime branch, police said Wednesday.Two people were ... Read more...

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Jacqueline trains hard for ‘Race 2′ action scenes


May 5th, 2012 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 5 (IANS) Actress Jacqueline Fernandez, who is shooting for "Race 2", has been training hard for the action sequences and hopes the effort pays off."I am working ... Read more...

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Dwayne Smith replaces Mitchell Johnson in Mumbai Indians squad


May 2nd, 2012 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Mumbai Indians have signed West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Smith as a replacement for Australia fast bowler Mitchell Johnson for the remainder of the Indian Premier ... Read more...

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Subway targets to have 1,000 outlets in India by 2015


May 1st, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) Restaurant chain Subway Tuesday said it is targeting to raise the number of its outlets in India from the existing 263 to 1,000 by 2015 ... Read more...

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‘Shootout at Wadala’ my most challenging film: Sanjay Gupta


May 1st, 2012 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 1 (IANS) His underworld drama "Shootout at Wadala" travels from 1978 to 1981 and director Sanajy Gupta says that creating the right background was a big challenge ... Read more...

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Rihanna turns bad for ‘Fast and Furious 6′


May 1st, 2012 - 10:12 am ICT by IANS
London, May 1 (IANS) Singer Rihanna has reportedly bagged a villainous role in the sixth installment of "The Fast and Furious" franchise."Rihanna impressed with her acting debut in Battleship. ... Read more...

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No problem batting in any position: Naman Ojha


April 28th, 2012 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Delhi Daredevils wicketkeeper-batsman Naman Ojha, who recently relinquished his opening spot to Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardene, Saturday said he had no problems batting ... Read more...

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Grant still keen for ‘Bridget Jones’ sequel


April 27th, 2012 - 4:01 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 27 (IANS) Actor Hugh Grant says he is waiting for the right script before signing up for a third "Bridget Jones" movie.The British actor played Daniel Cleaver ... Read more...

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Theron forced to work on weekends


April 21st, 2012 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 21 (IANS) Oscar winner Charlize Theron says she was made to work on weekends for her upcoming alien movie "Prometheus".The actress, who was born in South Africa, ... Read more...

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Habib salon chain plans international expansion


April 19th, 2012 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 19 (IANS) Salon chain Jawed Habib Hair & Beauty Limited (JHHBL) is planning to expand business internationally and venture into haircare products to increase profitability."We will open our ... Read more...

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Deccan Chargers tie up with Mojostreet


April 16th, 2012 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 16 (IANS) Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Deccan Chargers Monday announced a social media marketing initiative using Mojostreet, a popular location based mobile game.The initiative will allow fans ... Read more...

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Pakistan fashion fraternity eyes franchises, collaborations in India


April 16th, 2012 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Pakistan's fashion fraternity has welcomed India and Pakistan's decision to open more trade routes and hope to expand their reach by collaborating with Indian wholesalers, ... Read more...

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Delhi civic polls: Facts at a glance


April 15th, 2012 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) Here are some quick facts on the elections held Sunday to the trifurcated Municipal Corporation of Delhi.* This is the first time that the national ... Read more...

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Average voting in initial hours of Delhi civic polls (Second Lead)


April 15th, 2012 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) Around 12 to 15 percent voters turned up to exercise their franchise in the first three hours of polls to the trifurcated Municipal Corporation ... Read more...

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Delhi votes to elect new civic bodies (Lead)


April 15th, 2012 - 10:13 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) Voting began Sunday morning for elections to Delhi's newly-formed three civic bodies that is witnessing a tough fight between the incumbent Bharatiya Janata Party ... Read more...

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Voting begins for MCD elections


April 15th, 2012 - 9:37 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) Polling for the Municipal Corporation of Delhi elections began Sunday morning at 11,543 booths across the capital.Over one crore voters are expected to exercise their ... Read more...

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Being part of Super Kings has helped enormously: Albie (Lead)


April 13th, 2012 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) South African all-rounder Albie Morkel has failed to live-up to his expectations of being the next Lance Klusener. While his younger brother Morne has made ... Read more...

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Rihanna’s debut film set for summer release


April 5th, 2012 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 5 (IANS) Singer Rihanna is reportedly set to make her acting debut with the summer release "Battleship".Directed by Peter Berg, the film is a big screen ... Read more...

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