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British granny catches deadliest snake by hood


September 6th, 2012 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 6 (IANS) A 57-year-old grandmother in Britain who came across a snake in her garden simply picked it up with kitchen tongs and put it in a chocolate ... Read more...

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Grandma my style icon: Miranda Kerr


August 10th, 2012 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 10 (IANS) Supermodel Miranda Kerr says she looks to her grandmother for fashion inspiration and it has resulted in her preference for quality clothing."For me, it's all about ... Read more...

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Rihanna wants message from dead grandmother


July 26th, 2012 - 2:02 am ICT by IANS
London, July 26 (IANS)Singer Rihanna singer, who has been devastated by the loss of her grandmother Clara 'Dolly' Braithwaite, is hoping the latter will send her some sort of ... Read more...

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Rihanna drinks beer after grandma’s funeral


July 11th, 2012 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 11 (IANS) Pop star Rihanna, who drank beer on the day of her grandmother's funeral in Barbados, apologised for her behaviour.The funeral was Tuesday and the 24-year-old ... Read more...

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Granny, 73, ran US drug ring


April 14th, 2012 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 14 (IANS) A 73-year-old gun-toting grandmother was arrested in the US after authorities seized nearly $300,000 in cash and four pounds of marijuana from her home, it was ... Read more...

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British pensioners to get 300 pounds hike


April 9th, 2012 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 9 (IANS) Millions of pensioners in Britain will get an annual hike of over 300 pounds (about $500) from Monday.In the wake of the "granny tax" row, ... Read more...

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Katy disguises to avoid crowd


March 21st, 2012 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 21 (IANS) Singer Katy Perry admits she doesn't want to be recognised when she's not working and therefore goes out in disguise.The 27-year-old, who recently divorced ... Read more...

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It’s granny time for Rihanna


March 19th, 2012 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
New York, March 19 (IANS) Singer Rihanna tweeted her grandmother's birthday party pictures online and gave fans a glimpse of her home life.She cooked a birthday meal for her ... Read more...

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70 years old Annette Larkins looks decades younger due to vegan diet


March 1st, 2012 - 8:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Mar 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) US granny Annette Larkins could easily deceive many with her age because of her looks. At the age of 70 years, Annette has the look ... Read more...

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150 cats die in Beijing blaze


February 18th, 2012 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 18 (IANS) An early morning fire at the house of an elderly animal lover killed about 150 stray cats she had looked after over the years, a media ... Read more...

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Australian fined for showing buttocks to Elizabeth


February 14th, 2012 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 14 (IANS) A 22-year-old man in Sydney has been fined for waving the Australian flag from between his buttocks during a visit by Queen Elizabeth to the ... Read more...

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Fergie’s dress shocks all at Grammy Awards 2012


February 13th, 2012 - 9:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Feb 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Black Eye Peas’ Fergie has been added to the list of the worst dressed stars at the Grammys, thanks to the choice of a bright ... Read more...

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Moscow holds contest for grandmoms


November 1st, 2011 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Nov 1 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Moscow will hold Wednesday its first contest for grandmothers, Moscow Super-Babushka 2011, authorities said.A total of 105 women aged over 50 have put forward their ... Read more...

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Now you can ‘Rent a Grandma’


June 8th, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, June 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An employment services company based in Los Angeles have come up with a way for people who are in need of a granny to have one. ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda-linked outfit threatens Obama’s grandmother


May 13th, 2011 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 13 (IANS) An Al Qaeda-linked outfit has threatened to take out US President Barack Obama's grandmother in Kenya in retaliation for the US special forces raid ... Read more...

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Perry hates costume changes


April 30th, 2011 - 4:36 am ICT by IANS
London, April 30 (IANS) Singer Katy Perry who wore 16 different outfits on her latest tour has complained she hates the constant costume changes."I have seen cooking shows where ... Read more...

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Dead granny in US found stuffed in closet as grandson had sex in room


April 1st, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 1 (ANI): A woman in the US was found dead and stuffed in a bedroom closet by relatives, who walked in on her grandson having sex with a woman ... Read more...

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23-year-old Romanian becomes world’s youngest granny


March 7th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 7 (ANI): A 23-year-old Romanian woman has become the world's youngest granny after her daughter aged 11 gave birth to a son.Mum-of-two Rifca Stanescu was 12 when she had ... Read more...

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Granny at 23!


March 7th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 7 (IANS) A woman has become Britain's youngest grandmother at 23 after her daughter gave birth at the young age of 11.Mother of two children, Rifca Stanescu had ... Read more...

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Russell Brand says marriage to Katy Perry is ‘ordinary’


February 14th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 14 (ANI): Russell Brand has revealed that his marriage to sexy singer Katy Perry is quite "ordinary".Comedian Russell, 35, said: "It's really nice to be married to Katy Perry ... Read more...

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Elton John ‘broke promise to take care of tragic Ukranian orphan’


January 2nd, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 2 (ANI): Sir Elton John has failed to keep his promise to rebuild the life of a tragic Ukranian orphan, claims the boy's granny.The singer and his partner David ... Read more...

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Super Mamika: Photographer Makes Granny a Superhero


November 27th, 2010 - 1:48 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) When a French photographer’s ninety-one year old grandmother showed that she was feeling depressed and lonely, he decided to cheer her up by showing her that she was ... Read more...

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How French granny stuck in loo for 3 weeks kept her spirits up


November 26th, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 26 (ANI): An elderly French woman, who was trapped in her windowless bathroom for three weeks, kept herself calm by taking showers and brushing her teeth.The 69-year-old grandmother 's ... Read more...

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Katie Waissel: X Factor Contestant Shattered At Granny’s Revelations


November 25th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The family is totally devastated by this awkward revelation by the oldest member. Sheila says that she loves to have sex and make men happy and so enjoys doing it as ... Read more...

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French granny rescued after getting stuck in loo for 3 weeks


November 24th, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 24 (ANI): A French pensioner who was locked in her own bathroom for three weeks has been freed by the police.The 69-year-old grandmother survived on tap water, after the lock ... Read more...

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DJing Brit granny is hottest new act on US clubbing circuit


November 10th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 10 (ANI): A British granny, who turned a DJ a few years ago, has become the hottest new act on the clubbing circuit in the US.Ruth Flowers, 69, a. k. ... Read more...

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77-year-old Spanish granny is world’s oldest skydiver!


November 3rd, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 03 (ANI): A Spanish woman has become the world's oldest professional freestyle parachute jumper at the age of 77, having jumped 903 times in her life so far.Montse, a Catalan ... Read more...

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Bond girl Gemma Arterton’s granny commits suicide


October 1st, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 1 (ANI): Bond Girl Gemma Arteton's granny has committed suicide by stabbing herself into heart, an inquest heard.Helen Sarfas, 69, who suffered from manic depression, was distressed over what ... Read more...

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Brit granny grows ‘world’s longest cucumber’


September 20th, 2010 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 20 (ANI): A British grandmother may enter record books for growing the world's longest cucumber.Clare Pearce's record breaking cucumber reached at least 47in in a straight line from top to ... Read more...

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`Granny pods’ instead of old age homes - a new idea for US seniors


September 9th, 2010 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
By Peter Astashenko Washington, Sep 9 (DPA) Nobody wants to go into an old age home and yet being looked after at home is often not a possibility, so one US entrepreneur ... Read more...

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Now, ‘grankinis’ to sex up over 50s beach bodies!


August 27th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 27 (ANI): The sale of bikinis for the over 50s has gone up ever since celebrities who are in the age group or over were seen sporting them.Actresses Dame Helen ... Read more...

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Helen Mirren sends bikini sales for over 50s soaring


August 27th, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 27 (ANI): Actress Dame Helen Mirren has sparked the sales of bikinis for over 50s to go up after she was photographed looking very chic in a two-piece swimsuit.Mirren, 65, ... Read more...

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‘Out Of The Mouths Of Babes’ - a book on kids’ hilarious answers


August 26th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 26 (ANI): Children are known to say whatever comes to their mind, and at times the answers they give can be very hilarious.Some of the true-life quotes as recalled by ... Read more...

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Pregnant Miranda Kerr won’t have stretch marks, says her granny


August 21st, 2010 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 21 (ANI): Australian model Miranda Kerr's decision to have a child so early has left experts predicting that it will not be good for her career, but her grandmother ... Read more...

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Brit boy, 4, unable to eat since birth cured by granny’s chicken stew


August 20th, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 20 (ANI): A four-year-old Brit boy, who was unable to eat since birth, has been cured by his grandmother's chicken stew.Little Harrison Cooper-Jones was unable to swallow food because ... Read more...

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