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Sex workers fight for rights at Kolkata conclave


July 25th, 2012 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 24 (IANS) A demand for a fight for their rights and safe sex practices Tuesday marked the ongoing global Sex Workers Freedom Festival in Kolkata, where around 550 ... Read more...

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RJD hits out at Nitish for Modi handshake


May 5th, 2012 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 5 (IANS) Bihar's opposition Rashtriya Janata Dal Saturday hit out at Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, questioning his secular credentials after he warmly greeted his Gujarat counterpart, the ... Read more...

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‘Dirty Picture’ TV premiere stalled, director Milan Luthria shocked (Lead)


April 22nd, 2012 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 22 (IANS) Director Milan Luthria, who helmed "The Dirty Picture", is shocked and disappointed after the television premiere of his film was stalled at the last minute ... Read more...

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Spanish singer honoured for gay rights work


March 6th, 2012 - 10:59 am ICT by IANS
Guadalajara (Mexico), March 6 (IANS/EFE) Spanish singer Monica Naranjo was given the Maguey Prize over the weekend at Mexico's Guadalajara International Film Festival for her work on behalf of the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Fight child sexual exploitation: Banderas


February 5th, 2012 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
Cancun (Mexico), Feb 5 (IANS/EFE) Spanish actor and producer Antonio Banderas wants everyone to join the fight against child sexual exploitation, something that, he said, affects not only underdeveloped ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Left blames US-NATO for Gaddafi killing


October 21st, 2011 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) A day after Muammar Gaddafi was killed, the Left parties Friday accused the US-NATO combine for launching a "blatant aggression" for a regime change to ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

BJP has no right to lecture on corruption: Congress


July 22nd, 2011 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) The Congress Friday slammed the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over graft allegations against its chief minister in Karnataka, B.S. Yeddyurappa, and accused the party ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Politics is all about being in present: Tharoor


June 23rd, 2011 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) Politics is all about being in the present, unlike sports in which planning for the future was possible, writer-politician Shashi Tharoor, the Lok Sabha ... Read more...

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Sampath hits back at Anubhav Sinha for slamming ‘DK Bose’


June 6th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 6 (IANS) Composer Ram Sampath and "Ra.One" director Anubhav Sinha are engaged in war of words - the latter slammed Sampath's song "DK Bose" from "Delhi Belly" ... Read more...

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White House accused of ‘hypocrisy’ after banning reporter


May 1st, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 1 (ANI): The White House has been accused of hypocrisy after it banned a San Francisco Chronicle reporter who had posted an online video of President Barack Obama commenting ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Gingrich says no hypocrisy behind blaming Bill Clinton and not himself for marital infidelity


March 28th, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 28 (ANI): Former House speaker Newt Gingrich, a possible candidate for the Republican presidential nomination, has said that it was not hypocritical for him to accuse former US President Bill ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Cash-for-votes scam: Congress pulls up BJP for disrupting Parliamentary proceedings


March 22nd, 2011 - 8:59 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 22 (ANI): The ruling Congress party slammed the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for disrupting the proceedings inside the Parliament on Tuesday over their demand for immediate debate on ... Read more...

Posted in National |

India should seek review of UN vote on Libya: CPI-M


March 20th, 2011 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Sunday described the Western bombardment of Libya as "a dangerous act of aggression" and urged India to demand a ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

‘Paedophile’s pal’ Prince Andrew ‘won’t quit trade emissary role’


March 6th, 2011 - 12:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 6 (ANI): Prince Andrew has reportedly promised not to quit his role as the UK's special representative for international trade and investment despite a week of damaging revelations concerning his ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Torres blasts ‘traitor’ tag by saying ‘romance with club is dead’ in football


February 5th, 2011 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 4 (ANI): Dismissing accusations of disloyalty over his move from Liverpool to Chelsea, ace striker Fernando Torres has said that "romance is dead" in football when it comes to ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Wenger accuses Chelsea of hypocrisy in following UEFA fair play rules


February 2nd, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.2 (ANI): Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has accused Chelsea of hypocrisy after signing up to UEFA's Financial Fair Play rules and then spending an astonishing 75 million pounds on the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Veena Malik’s censure shows Pak society’s “double standards”: Editorial


January 23rd, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 23(ANI): The conservative censure faced by Pakistani actress Veena Malik for cavorting with a Hindu man during her stint on an Indian reality TV show depicts the Pakistani society's 'double ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Veena Malik credits ‘liberal Pak people’ for her emergence as “hero”


January 23rd, 2011 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan 23(ANI): Veena Malik, a Pakistani actress who faced conservative censure for appearing on an Indian reality TV show, has credited the "liberal people" of her country for her emergence ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Sarah Palin retweet on “don’t ask don’t tell” raises a number of curious questions


January 5th, 2011 - 11:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Alaska, Jan 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Many people do not know where Sarah Palin stands when it comes to the issue of the “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy for that matter.However, ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Palin hints at support for ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’ repeal


January 5th, 2011 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 5 (ANI): Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin has finally hinted that she is in favour of the 'don't ask, don't tell' repeal in the US military.According to Politico, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ferrari backs FIA decision to scrap controversial F1 ‘team orders’ rule


December 13th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 13(ANI): Ferrari team principal Stefano Domenicali has welcomed the lifting of the ban on team orders in Formula One as the end of a "pointless hypocrisy".Ferrari was fined 63,000 pounds ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Bristol Palin fires back after being named ‘the worst person in the world’


December 4th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 04 (ANI): Briston Palin has lashed out at Keith Olbermann after he called her 'the worst person in the world' on MSNBC for her position on abstinence.Previously, Olbermann, the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ludhiana-born Pakistani’s cartoon exhibition in Lahore


November 23rd, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, Nov 23 (IANS) An exhibition of the works of noted newspaper cartoonist the late Anwar Ali, who was born in Ludhiana now in India, was held Tuesday."Exhibition of Nanna Cartoons" was ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Dolly Bindra Likely To Enter Bigg Boss House Again!


November 20th, 2010 - 12:28 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
You can call her loud, quarrelsome but you can’t deny her popularity for this very nature of her. Dolly has called a spade a spade even if she has been the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Portia de Rossi accused of sexism after ‘banning’ male journalists


November 18th, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 18 (ANI): Australian actress Portia de Rossi has been accused of sexism after she refused to be interviewed by a male.de Rossi, 37, was accused of hypocrisy after Sunrise host ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Obama’s pitch for moderate form of Islam comes unstuck in Indonesia


November 14th, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov. 14 (ANI): There is now very little tolerant Islam to be seen anywhere, outside of staunchly secular Tunisia.According to a book titled "Behind the Veil of Vice: The Business ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Kiwi father forced daughter to pray after sexually abusing her


October 31st, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Oct 31 (ANI): A NZ father, who made his young daughter pray for forgiveness with him after he had sexually abused her, has been jailed.Christchurch Court News website reported that the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘Mother Is A Whore’, reflects South Korean reality


October 25th, 2010 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
By Satyen K. Bordoloi Mumbai, Oct 25 (IANS) It is a film whose name wrenches the gut. When "Mother Is A Whore" was screened at the Mumbai Film Festival, despite the grainy visuals, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

I asked mom before accepting ‘Bigg Boss 4′: Salman Khan (Interview)


October 8th, 2010 - 9:58 am ICT by IANS
By Robin Bansal New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) He has learned to take media gossip with a pinch of salt and now finds rumours amusing. Salman Khan, whose latest love is the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Ahmadinejad warns US attack on Iran could spark a war with “no limits”


September 22nd, 2010 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran, Sept 22 (ANI): Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has denied that his country had broken international rules on nuclear weapons and warned saying an attack on his country's nuclear facilities could spark ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ken Mehlman Declares Himself To Be Gay


August 27th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 27, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): According to the latest stories doing the rounds, Ken Mehlman is gay. Mehlman has been the head of the Bush/Cheney reelection campaign as well ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Ferrari accuse F1 legend Niki Lauda of hypocrisy over German GP row


August 22nd, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 21(ANI): Ferrari team has hit back at Austrian racing legend Niki Lauda's criticism of their 'race-fixing tactics' at last month's German Grand Prix.Ferrari is due to appear before the World ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Vatican accused of hypocrisy after skimpy clothing ban


July 29th, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 29 (ANI): The ban imposed by the Vatican on tourists wearing skimpy clothing has been deemed as hypocritical, especially with the Catholic Church battling scandals involving paedophile priests.Visitors have said ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Lalu, Paswan to tour Bihar for upcoming Assembly elections


July 15th, 2010 - 8:25 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 15 (ANI): Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) chief Ram Vilas Paswan will jointly kickstart their election campaign for the upcoming ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Australia approves horse meat consumption


July 9th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 9 (IANS) Australians will be able to consume horse meat for the first time after the authorities gave their approval for slaughtering the animals. Horse meat is consumed around the world, ... Read more...

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