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We can go all the way: Chris Gayle


September 13th, 2012 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Sep 13 (IANS/CMC) Talismanic opener Chris Gayle has backed the West Indies to reach the final of the World Twenty20 Championship beginning Sep 18.The big-hitting left-hander, the hottest commodity in ... Read more...

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Ironical that Bose did not get Nobel Prize: CERN chief (Interview)


September 3rd, 2012 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 3 (IANS) India is like the "historic father" of the Higgs boson project, the search for what could be the basic building block of the cosmos, says CERN ... Read more...

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Narang emerges out of Bindra’s shadow (Profile)


July 30th, 2012 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) Indian rifle shooter Gagan Narang finally came out of the shadow of his more illustrious compatriot Abhinav Bindra by winning an Olympics bronze medal ... Read more...

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Russell Crowe confirmed for ‘Noah’


April 24th, 2012 - 7:09 am ICT by IANS
London, April 24 (IANS) Actor Russell Crowe will play the lead role in Darren Aronofsky's "Noah".Aronofsky is delighted that the 48-year-old actor has joined the cast of the drama ... Read more...

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Tendulkar subcontinent’s best batsman: Pakistani daily


March 18th, 2012 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 18 (IANS) India lost their match to Bangladesh in the Asia Cup, but the occasion was made highly special by the subcontinent's "best batsman" Sachin Tendulkar who ... Read more...

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Malayalam music maestro Johnson no more


August 19th, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Thrissur (Kerala), Aug 19 (IANS) Master music composer of Malayalam cinema Johnson has died of a heart attack at Chennai, family sources said Friday. He was 58.He died late Thursday ... Read more...

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Black Eyed Peas opens youth academy


August 11th, 2011 - 9:40 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) American hip hop group The Black Eyed Peas opened a new youth academy in California to encourage underprivileged teens to get involved in the arts.The hip-hop ... Read more...

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Delhi girls dominate Ford’s supermodel final list


June 13th, 2011 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) The final list of the Ford Supermodel of the World-India contest is out - and Delhi girls dominate, with eight of the 20 from ... Read more...

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Janet Jackson to produce movies


March 16th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 16 (IANS) Singer-actress Janet Jackson is set to become a movie producer and has signed a production deal with Lionsgate to develop big screen projects."She has a powerful ... Read more...

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PCB should continue holding QEA Trophy matches in ‘day and night’ format: Raza


January 18th, 2011 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan 18(ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board should continue holding future Quaid E Azam Trophy matches in the 'day and night' format, Habib Bank Limited captain Hasan Raza has said.Playing under floodlights, ... Read more...

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Rohit Sharma keen on making Test team


December 22nd, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Pragya Tiwari New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) He is hailed as one of the most talented batsmen and yet Rohit Sharma is not sure of a place in the Indian team even ... Read more...

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Jimmie Johnson Once Again Lifts The Sprint Cup


November 22nd, 2010 - 8:45 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sunday turned out to be a special day for Jimmie Johnson as he once again lifted the Sprint Cup Series in his hands. This was something ... Read more...

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Nancy O’Dell Replaces Mary Hart


November 13th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It is surely a big achievement for Nancy O'Dell for the Access Hollywood anchor is about to step into Mary Hart's shoes very soon as she ... Read more...

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Football promotes unity in diversity in north-east


November 1st, 2010 - 9:14 pm ICT by ANI
By Vaschipem Kamodang Jorhat, Nov.1 (ANI): Football is to North-East what cricket is to the rest for the country. The passion for football among the people of the north-east has led to opening ... Read more...

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Vivaan Replaces Saif In Vishal Bhardwaj’s ‘Dream’


October 12th, 2010 - 4:19 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 12, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Vivaan Shah, the talented son of veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah, has given a tough competition to renowned Bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan. Vivaan has reportedly replaced ... Read more...

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Gagan Narang: A world champ in the making


October 9th, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
By Abhishek Roy New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) Gagan Narang had taken to shooting as a pastime, not in pursuit of excellence. Now, after winning four golds at the Commonwealth Games and ... Read more...

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Norwegian Recycling - The Mind Blowing Musical Experience


October 3rd, 2010 - 9:50 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 3, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Norwegian Recycling's Peter Bull has churned up a great spread of musical mix ‘n’ match in such a short space as a few minutes to ... Read more...

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Placido Domingo to be honoured with top Latin Grammy award


September 16th, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 16 (ANI): Opera star Placido Domingo is to be honoured with 'person of the year' award at the Latin Grammys.The Latin Recording Academy has announced that the Spanish tenor was ... Read more...

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Boman Irani and Shiamak Davar launch The Book ‘Dahanu Road’


August 23rd, 2010 - 11:29 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 23, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Boman Irani a veteran film actor along with Shiamak Davar an ace choreographer and the winner of the Presidents National Award were present at Anosh Irani's ... Read more...

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10-year-old Jackie Evancho shines as an opera star on America’s Got Talent


August 12th, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The last episode of 'America's Got Talent' brought a new star on the horizon in the form of 10-year-old Jackie Evancho.Jackie Evancho is an inhabitant ... Read more...

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Indian magicians blow my mind: American illusionist


July 27th, 2010 - 10:27 am ICT by IANS
By Priyanka Sharma New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) Renowned American illusionist Franz Harary, who once made the Taj Mahal disappear, says Indian magicians have no money, no technology, but their magic "blows ... Read more...

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After five decades, Indian cinema re-enters golden period: Karan Johar (Interview)


June 11th, 2010 - 8:58 am ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) With new ideas, new energy and new talent, the Indian film industry is entering the golden period of cinema it left behind five decades ... Read more...

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Want to choreograph Hrithik again: Bosco-Caesar


May 29th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Choreographer duo Bosco-Caesar, who recently made their TV debut with dance reality show "Chak Dhoom Dhoom", say they want to again plan the dance movements of ... Read more...

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Miandad hopeful about Pakistan’s cricket future


May 25th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, May 25 (IANS) Pakistan's legendary batsman Javed Miandad says his country has bright future in cricket because of the presence of talented youngsters. The former Pakistan captain, who is imparting training to ... Read more...

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Greyson Michael Chance Woos With ‘Paparazzi’ Cover


May 12th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey May 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) This seems to be the age of the young ones, at least as far as the entertainment industry is concerned. The saying goes even more for ... Read more...

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David Mills dies at age 48


April 1st, 2010 - 1:22 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New Orleans, Mar 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Emmy Award winner David Mills suddenly collapsed on Tuesday on the set of the HBO’s show “Treme”. He was rushed to a hospital, where he ultimately ... Read more...

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Coaching Pakistan team ‘not bed of roses’: Waqar Younis


March 27th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar.27 (ANI): Admitting that coaching the national squad 'is not a bed of roses', newly appointed Pakistan cricket coach, Waqar Younis, has said that he has left his ego back in ... Read more...

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Life is like a boxing ring: Amitabh Bachchan


March 12th, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who recently met world light-welterweight boxing champion Amir Khan on a flight, says it is a "terrific sport" and its ring is "much ... Read more...

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Brilliant Bhullar sets his sights on Avantha Masters


February 8th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) Young Indian golfer Gaganjeet Bhullar is all set to match strides with the best in world golf after making an excellent start to the new season. Bhullar, ... Read more...

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Chauhan wears black band to support women hockey team


January 24th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
Bhopal, Jan 24 (ANI): Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan on Sunday assured financial assistance to the women hockey team and supported their protest by wearing a black band on his ... Read more...

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‘On Fire’ Rana Naved-ul-Hasan scripts Tasmania Tiger’s emphatic win in Big Bash T20 tournament


January 2nd, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan.2 (ANI): Pakistan fast bowler Rana Naved-ul-Hasan's antics both with the ball and bat helped his side Tasmania Tiger's smash Westerns Australia by 17 runs in the Big Bash T20 tournament.First, ... Read more...

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“Smokin’Aces” Star Ryan Reynolds And Sam Worthington Considered For “Flash Gordon”


December 31st, 2009 - 6:00 pm ICT by GD
By Meena KarDec.31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to sources, the remake of 'Flash Gordon' has quite some worthy contenders like Sam Worthington, Ryan Reynolds and other big names vying for the lead role. ... Read more...

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Grace Bumbry Honored At 32nd Kennedy Center Honors


December 30th, 2009 - 8:34 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The great American opera crooner Grace Bumbry had a terrific musical career where she exhibited her immense talent for singing. She is known for her ... Read more...

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Former teammate says Lewis Hamilton will overtake Schumacher


December 20th, 2009 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 20 (ANI): Ahead of his sensational comeback on the racing circuit, Formula One legend Michael Schumacher has been warned by his former Ferrari team-mate that the reigning F1 champion Lewis ... Read more...

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Soundarya’s Kannada debut


December 10th, 2009 - 3:56 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The daughter of the president Jayamala of KFCC (Karnataka Film Chamber of Commerce), Soundarya, is about to make her Kannada debut.Directed by Mahesh Babu, the untitled film will star Chiranjeevi Sarja (of ... Read more...

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