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Olympics won’t be easy for Bolt: Mennea


July 13th, 2012 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
Milan, July 13 (IANS) Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt has the potential to break his own world records at the upcoming London Olympics, but it would be quite a hard victory, ... Read more...

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Shane Warne a genius to have predicted tie: Strauss


February 28th, 2011 - 3:26 am ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Bangalore, Feb 28 (IANS) England captain Andrew Strauss, who won the man of the match award for his brilliant 158 in Sunday's World Cup match against India, said Australian legendary ... Read more...

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Sasquatch! Music Festival 2011 To Kick Off


February 7th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Feb 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Sasquatch! Music Festival 2011 is all set to kick off three months later. The music festivity this time has really some great performances lined up ... Read more...

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Aamir Spends Day With Dhobis: Friendly Gesture, Patriotism Or Film Promotion?


January 27th, 2011 - 12:53 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Aamir Khan spent some time on Republic day with the washer-men community in Mumbai. It is likely that promoting his recent movie “Dhobi Ghat” was the motive behind this interaction. ... Read more...

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No visible planning for Pak though ICC World Cup only few months away: Abdul Qadir


January 4th, 2011 - 4:19 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 4 (ANI): Pakistan spin legend and former chief selector Abdul Qadir rues that there is no "visible planning" for Pakistan for the forthcoming ICC World Cup 2011."The World Cup is ... Read more...

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My Favourites: Bollywood’s Filmmakers Pick Their 3 Favourite Films Of 2010


December 31st, 2010 - 9:28 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Inception: “It cerebrally reinvented the heist film.”Dabangg: “For its unabashed celebration of desi-ness.”Do Dooni  Chaar: “Authentic middleclass voice and Rishi Kapoor’s pitch-perfect performance.”Abhishek ChoubeyLove Sex Aur Dhokha(LSD): “Uncompromising.”Udaan: “Intense, great rendition.”Tere ... Read more...

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Grace Potter And Other Artists Pays Tribute To The Army


December 6th, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The music divas in America are getting more patriotic and charitable. That is the reason why many of them gathered on one platform to pay a ... Read more...

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Review Of ‘A Flat’: A Fusion Of Several Bollywood Horror Films


November 15th, 2010 - 12:07 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 15, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Film: A FlatStarring: Jimmy Shergill, Sanjay Suri, Kaveri Jha.Director: Hemant MadhukarRating: **A Flat is yet another typical Bollywood horror flick that falls flat without much to ... Read more...

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Cold Vibes Between Vidya Balan And Rani Mukherjee!


November 8th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 8, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Right now, Rani Mukherjee is working with Vidya Balan for their upcoming movie No One Killed Jessica. The new movie is going to be a hot ... Read more...

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Bengaluru prepares to host LG ICC Awards 2010


October 5th, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by ANI
Bengaluru (Karnataka), Oct. 5 (ANI): The seventh annual LG ICC Awards will be hosted tomorrow at Grand Castle, Bengaluru, with South Africa batsman AB de Villiers and his band providing some of ... Read more...

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Tony Curtis to be honoured at private memorial service in Las Vegas


October 3rd, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 3 (ANI): Hollywood legend Tony Curtis's family will gather to pay tribute to the star in a small ceremony in Las Vegas on Monday.The 'Some Like It Hot' star passed ... Read more...

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My dad’s legacy will live on, says Jamie Lee Curtis


October 1st, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 1 (ANI): Daughter of Tony Curtis, actress Jamie Lee Curtis, has paid an emotional homage to her late father, insisting his legacy will live on through his great performances.The Some ... Read more...

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Michael Grimm Takes ”America’s Got Talent” Crown


September 16th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Sep 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The much anticipated finale of ''America's Got Talent'' saw some of the biggest names in the entertainment industry perform alongside some of the biggest talents that ... Read more...

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Kansas City Chiefs Pulls Off 21-14 Win Over San Diego Chargers


September 14th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Kansas City, Sep 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The National Football League season has just begun and it has already gained momentum with each and every team trying to put its best ... Read more...

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Flower says Pak match-fixing claims has soured England’s summer of success


September 9th, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.9 (ANI): England cricket team coach Andy Flower has admitted that the "gloomy atmosphere" generated by the Pakistan spot-fixing allegations has undermined his side's achievements. He has also suggested that the ... Read more...

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My priorities have changed after marriage: Manisha Koirala


September 4th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Sep 4 (IANS) She's had a perfect honeymoon and plans to be in Mumbai to attend a few of her film screenings. But Manisha Koirala says her priorities ... Read more...

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‘Thamassu’ a stunning directorial debut(Kannada Film Review)


June 12th, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S. Rajapur Film: "Thamassu"; Director: Agni Sridhar; Shivaraj Kumar, Padmapriya, Harshitha Poonachcha, Nasser, Shobharaj and Jai Jagadish; Music: Sandeep Chowta; Rating: ***1/2Writer and journalist Agni Sridhar makes a stunning impact ... Read more...

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England stars need to be at their best to win World Cup: Le Saux


May 21st, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 21(ANI): Former England footballer Graeme Le Saux claims that every single member of the Three Lions' squad will have to be at their best to win the World Cup."We've got ... Read more...

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‘Right Yaaa Wrong’ about friends turning foes (IANS Preview)


March 8th, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) After making forgettable appearances in movies like "Heroes" and "Fox", action star Sunny Deol is back again with "Right Yaaa Wrong". Releasing Friday, it is about two ... Read more...

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Shaan rips open his shirt in anger!


February 18th, 2010 - 3:33 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
February 18, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Maha Muqabla is bringing on the heat with its entry in semi finals... as there is visible amount of arguments and disagreements amongst the mentors themselves!Yes ... Read more...

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111 films competing for 55th Filmfare Awards


February 18th, 2010 - 1:38 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 17 (IANS) A total of 111 films are competing in 37 categories at the 55th Filmfare Awards 2009 to be held here Feb 27, an organiser said here Wednesday night. "It's ... Read more...

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Documentary “Passing Strange” Premieres On PBS


January 14th, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) "Passing Strange", the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical's film version premiered on 'Great Performances' on PBS on Wednesday night and it turned out to be a hugely ... Read more...

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Sing Off Finale: Nota Appears As The Winner


December 22nd, 2009 - 7:40 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri, Dec.22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) 'The Sing Off' finale has been held and the voted champions are the San Juan based band- Nota. The three groups left for the finals were Beelzebubs, ... Read more...

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Tottenham Hotspur will gatecrash into Big Four of the Premier League: Redknapp


December 17th, 2009 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 17(ANI): Tottenham Hotspur manager Harry Redknapp reckons that his club will smash the dominance of the Big Four's Premier League and gatecrash the Champions League qualifying places this season.Redknapp ... Read more...

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Van der Sar poised to play for another year at Manchester United


December 10th, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 10(ANI): Manchester United goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar is poised to play for another 12 months at Old Trafford, if offered a new deal by club officials.The 39-year-old is ... Read more...

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‘Gokula’ a winner all the way (Kannada Film Review)


November 28th, 2009 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S. Rajapur Film: "Gokula"; Director: Prakash; Cast: Vijaya Raghavendra, Pooja Gandhi, Yesh, Nakshathra, Sreenivasa Murthy and Sumithra; Music: Mano Murthy; Rating: ****Director Prakash's "Gokula" certainly qualifies to ... Read more...

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Troy Polamalu Wants To Continue Team’s Winning Streak


November 10th, 2009 - 7:24 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov.10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Pittsburgh Steelers have played a dominant role in the prime time regular season of this year. They have scored eleven consecutive victories in these games and is ... Read more...

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The Vampire Diaries Premiered Thursday


September 12th, 2009 - 6:47 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar You can feast your eyes for as long as you like, on the sexy cast who lately featured on the first episode of Vampire Diaries ... Read more...

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Right Yaaa Wrong Subhash Ghai makes big plans!


September 8th, 2009 - 6:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Subhash Ghai is so impressed with his latest venture Right Yaaa Wrong as a producer that he has decided to market the film with a big bang. Right Yaaa Wrong, is ... Read more...

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David Hasselhoff Breaks Rule On “America’s Got Talent”


September 3rd, 2009 - 6:41 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar 57 year old David Hasselhoff broke some rules on the show "America's Got Talent" recently. As a judge on the show, Hasselhoff along with the other judges Sharon Osbourne and ... Read more...

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Dhoni, Dilshan nominated in three categories of ICC Awards


September 2nd, 2009 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 2 (IANS) India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Sri Lanka's explosive batsman Tillakaratne Dilshan have both been nominated in three different categories of the International Cricket Council's (ICC) Awards ... Read more...

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John Hughes Dies of Heart Attack


August 7th, 2009 - 6:03 pm ICT by GD
The eminent film director, John Hughes began his successful career as a copywriter in Chicago died of heart attack while on a morning walk in New York this Thursday, where he was ... Read more...

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Of Stars and ‘Strips’: Kara DioGuardi bikini act on American Idol finale


May 21st, 2009 - 5:39 pm ICT by GD
America's most popular talent contest, with its much talked about and even more anticipated for its results, wrapped up in a neat two-hour episode package with more than it's share of trimmings ... Read more...

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Wenger expects Gallas to bounce back from injury


April 10th, 2009 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 10 (DPA) Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says he expects footballer William Gallas to bounce back from the knee injury that will see him miss the rest of the season. Gallas ... Read more...

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Is it Mellon Arena? Is it Disneyland?


March 6th, 2009 - 12:23 am ICT by GD
When the Disney on Ice production begins in the Mellon Arena at Pittsburgh on Thursday it will give onlookers an affordable fake trip to Disneyland, according to cast and crew of the ... Read more...

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