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Beckham backs Giggs as Britain Olympic team’s skipper


July 13th, 2012 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 13 (IANS) David Beckham, who was left out of Britain's Olympic football squad, has backed his former Manchester United teammate Ryan Giggs as skipper of the side."Ryan ... Read more...

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Former world boxing champion Wright retires


June 6th, 2012 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 6 (IANS) Former light-middle weight world boxing champion Ronald "Winky" Wright of the US has announced his retirement."Part of being a boxer is knowing when to call it ... Read more...

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For Abhishek, ‘Bol Bachchan’ is about great memories


May 31st, 2012 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 31 (IANS) Abhishek Bachchan, who teamed up with director Rohit Shetty after nine years in "Bol Bachchan", says he has brought some great memories from the sets ... Read more...

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Bolt confirmed for Weltklasse Zurich


May 17th, 2012 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Zurich, May 17 (IANS/CMC) Jamaican sprint star Usain Bolt has been confirmed for the Weltklasse Zürich Diamond League here in August, officials said.Bolt is the biggest drawing card in world athletics ... Read more...

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SAFA apologizes to Ghana over age-cheating claims


April 27th, 2012 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Accra (Ghana), April 27 (IANS) The South African Football Association (SAFA) has apologised to its Ghanaian counterpart over age-cheating allegations made against Ghana by the coach of its women's under-17 ... Read more...

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SRK dedicates ‘Ra.One’ music to Yash Johar, Bobby Chawla


September 13th, 2011 - 4:13 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 13 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who released the music of his upcoming Sci fi film "Ra.One" here Monday at a grand event, dedicated the album ... Read more...

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Karthikeyan confident of a better show in Turkish F1


May 4th, 2011 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
Istanbul, May 4 (IANS) Hispania's Indian driver Narain Karthikeyan feels his team is heading in the right direction after the early disappointments in the Formula One (F1) season and said ... Read more...

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Prince William’s missing first Christmas pics discovered in cellar


April 27th, 2011 - 7:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 27 (ANI): With just days to go for the royal wedding, Prince William's first Christmas pictures taken in 1982 have been discovered in a dusty cellar.Royal photographer Ian Pelham-Turner ... Read more...

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10,000 different canapes on menu for William, Kate party


April 15th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 15 (IANS) The 600 guests invited to the canape reception at Buckingham Palace following Kate Middleton and Prince William's wedding April 29 will be served with ... Read more...

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I love Australia, can’t wait to come back: Oprah Winfrey


April 1st, 2011 - 7:26 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, April 01 (ANI): Oprah Winfrey, who said she felt "empty" after her visit to Melbourne, has now retracted from her statement saying she 'loves Australia' and 'can't wait to come ... Read more...

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Bob Christo played the quintessential Bollywood baddy (Obituary)


March 21st, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore/New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) You "hated" him but couldn't ignore him. Henchman, goon, fighter, gambler, bandit, hitman, gangster: Australian-born Bob Christo, who died Sunday, played all this and ... Read more...

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The Shadows bassist Jet Harris dies of cancer at 71


March 19th, 2011 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 19 (ANI): Jet Harris, the original bass player with The Shadows, has passed away at the age of 71. He had cancer.Born Terence Harris in London, the guitarist - who ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka board ex-chief urges Pawar to reconsider Eden


February 1st, 2011 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) Sri Lankan cricket board's former president Thilanga Sumathipala has requested International Cricket Council (ICC) president Sharad Pawar to reconsider Kolkata's Eden Gardens stadium as the venue of ... Read more...

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I’d love to come to India again: Jon Bon Jovi (Interview)


December 24th, 2010 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher Mumbai, Dec 24 (IANS) American singer Jon Bon Jovi says his career-spanning new compilation marks the band's arrival on the music scene once again. The blue-eyed boy of New Jersey, ... Read more...

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Secret Beatles pictures set to go under the hammer


July 15th, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 15 (ANI): Photographs of the Beatles taken by a devoted fan who regularly visited their homes in the mid-1960s are set to be auctioned at Cameo Auctioneers in Reading, England, ... Read more...

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Brit woman, 111, says honey is the secret to her longevity


May 24th, 2010 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 24 (ANI): Eunice Bowman, 111, who has made it into the record books by becoming the oldest person in the UK, has revealed the secret of her longevity - honey."I've ... Read more...

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Avinash shares memories of his honeymoon!


March 3rd, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
March 3 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Avinash Sachdev, a.k.a. Dev of Zee TV's Chhoti Bahu, may be unmarried, but he can still indulge in onscreen honeymoons. As reported by TellyCafe.com earlier, team ... Read more...

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Colin Farrell has no regrets for wild child days


February 28th, 2010 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 28 (IANS) Irish actor Colin Farrell says he doesn't regret his wild child days and has many great memories. The actor claims to have not touched drugs for three years ... Read more...

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Abhi-Ash back in Filmistan after 11 years


January 27th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan got nostalgic while filming an ad with wife Aishwarya Rai at Filmistan Studios, the same location where they gave their first shot ... Read more...

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Martin Scorsese Wins Golden Globes Again


January 18th, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Martin Scorsese is honored with the Cecil B. DeMille Award at the Golden Globes held at Beverly Hills in California. While presenting this award, the actor, ... Read more...

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Martin Scorsese honoured with lifetime achievement at Golden Globes


January 18th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 18 (ANI): Martin Scorsese has been honoured with the Cecil B DeMille Award for a lifetime of work in cinema at the Golden Globes.The 67-year-old received a standing ovation ... Read more...

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A burst of art and colour awaits at Bangalore Habba


December 8th, 2009 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 8 (IANS) Around 1,000 Indian and international artists from diverse genres like art, craft, dance, music, theatre and films will celebrate the spirit of this city with the 10-day long ... Read more...

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`I am hurt by China’s claim over Tawang,’ says Dalai Lama


November 8th, 2009 - 4:10 pm ICT by ANI
Tawang (Arunachal Pradesh), Nov.8 (ANI): Describing his visit to Arunachal Pradesh as non-political, Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama on Sunday said China's objection to his visit was uncalled for, and ... Read more...

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Arunachal Pradesh gears up for Dalai Lama’s visit


November 7th, 2009 - 8:35 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.7 (ANI): Ahead of the much awaited visit of Tibetans' spiritual leader Dalai Lama on Sunday, Arunachal Pradesh has geared up for His holiness's welcome here.Indian journalists have been ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama to visit Tawang: Rinpoche


November 2nd, 2009 - 8:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.2 (ANI): In an assertive statement, the Tibetan Govt.-in-exile on Monday reasserted its stand over the proposed visit of Tibetan Spiritual Leader, Dalai Lama, saying that their spiritual leader will ... Read more...

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Jeev becomes first Indian to play in Volvo World Matchplay


October 27th, 2009 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Casares (Spain), Oct 27 (IANS) Jeev Milkha Singh adds another feather to his well-adorned cap as he becomes the first Indian to tee up at the 16-man World Matchplay Championships Thursday. The ... Read more...

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Aftab Shivdasani keen to play Anil Kapoor’s ‘Mr India’ role


September 22nd, 2009 - 9:30 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) He was just nine when he played one of the orphan children in "Mr India" and Aftab Shivdasani has great memories of it. With news ... Read more...

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Oval Test will be remembered as Flintoff’s farewell Test: Swann


August 20th, 2009 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 20(ANI): England off-spinner Graeme Swann believes the fifth and final Ashes Test starting today at The Oval will be awesome, sensational, brilliant, and a match that will be remembered as ... Read more...

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Anupam Kher pays tribute to his friendship


July 8th, 2009 - 3:39 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Anupam Kher and Satish Kaushik have been well-known for their thick friendship since the time they made their way in B-town, for more than 20 years now. Their friendship can be ... Read more...

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Rupert Grint thought he would die of swine flu


July 7th, 2009 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 07(ANI): Harry Potter star Rupert Grint, who has now recovered from a mild bout of swine flu, has revealed that he thought he would die when he was first told ... Read more...

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Scorsese, Madsen pay tribute to Carradine


June 5th, 2009 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 5 (ANI): Martin Scorsese and Michael Madsen have paid tribute to David Carradine, who passed away on June 4 aged 72.Madsen, who co-starred with the Kill Bill villain, spoke of ... Read more...

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Nancy Adams dies at 84


February 3rd, 2009 - 5:01 pm ICT by David M N James
Popular and eccentric Nancy Adams has passed away. She died at the age of 84. Nancy was married to the popular Tennessee Titans owner Bud Adams for 62 years. Nancy reportedly died ... Read more...

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Kapur stays in contention, tied 10th in Volvo Masters of Asia


December 20th, 2008 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Dec 20 (IANS) India's Shiv Kapur got off to a flying start with four birdies in the first six holes to card a five-under 67 that saw him rise to tied ... Read more...

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Gold medal will add to Federer’s sweet Olympic memories


August 7th, 2008 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Beijing, Aug 7 (IANS) The Olympics have always meant a lot to Roger Federer. But this time around, it could mean more than ever before. For one, it refreshes happy ... Read more...

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Jeev rebounds from ankle injury to win in Japan golf (Lead)


July 27th, 2008 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Hokkaido (Japan), July 27 (IANS) Indian golfer Jeev Milkha Singh, playing with a hurting right ankle, called in for a physio midway through the final round, but did not waver from winning ... Read more...

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