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Haven’t bought any house in US: Preity Zinta


May 19th, 2012 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 19 (IANS) Actress Preity Zinta has quashed reports that she has bought a luxurious house in the US."Good morning! I'd like to clarify I've NOT bought any house ... Read more...

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Government downplays report on Chinese construction in disputed area


April 17th, 2012 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) The Indian government has downplayed reports about a proposed construction of an observatory by China in Aksai Chin, a remote part of Jammu and Kashmir's ... Read more...

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Stratfor hits out at WikiLeaks over Bhopal spying charge


February 28th, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 28 (IANS) US private intelligence firm Stratfor has denounced whistleblower site WikiLeaks' disclosure that it provided Dow Chemical information on environmental activists after the Bhopal gas leak disaster ... Read more...

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Nearly two mn dead people on US voting rolls


February 15th, 2012 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 15 (IANS/EFE) Nearly two million dead people are still registered to vote this coming November, while another 24 million US voter registrations contain mistakes or imprecise data, the ... Read more...

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Pakistan reiterates Jammu and Kashmir ‘disputed territory’


January 7th, 2012 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 7 (IANS) Maintaining that Jammu and Kashmir remains disputed territory, Pakistan has rejected a recent Indian assertion that the entire state was its integral part."The Government of Pakistan ... Read more...

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India rejects incorrect border maps on US website


January 4th, 2012 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) India Wednesday said it was aware of "gross inaccuracies" in a map of India on the US State Department website and asserted that "the entire ... Read more...

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New technology automatically updates online data


November 30th, 2011 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, Nov 30 (IANS) Popular websites Wikipedia and Tripadvisor rely on public participation to build up their pool of information, in a process known as crowd data sourcing.Even though ... Read more...

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US promises to fix up inaccurate India map


November 22nd, 2011 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 22 (IANS) Admitting "inaccuracies", the US State Department has taken off a map that depicted parts of Jammu and Kashmir as Pakistani territory with an assurance to get ... Read more...

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Polls in Pakistani Kashmir on, despite incorrect electoral lists


June 19th, 2011 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 19 (IANS) The election commission in Pakistani Kashmir has admitted to many mistakes in the electoral lists but said the June 26 polls for the 41-member legislative assembly ... Read more...

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Wikipedia ‘a good source for political info’


April 15th, 2011 - 11:01 am ICT by ANI
Washington, April 15 (ANI): Wikipedia has become a reliable source for political information, according to a new study.Brigham Young University political scientist, who fact-checked biographical information and voting statistics, said his ... Read more...

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Devas promises cooperation in review of pact


February 13th, 2011 - 1:48 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 13 (IANS) Devas Multimedia Saturday welcomed the decision of the Indian Space Commission to await the result of the review of its pact the Indian space agency over allocation ... Read more...

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A better way to accurately measure dark energy identified


January 14th, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 14 (ANI): Type la supernovae are currently the best way to measure dark energy because they are visible across intergalactic space. Also, they can function as 'standard candles' in distant ... Read more...

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Rep: Halle Berry split from Gabriel Aubry ’some time ago’


May 4th, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, May 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A rep for Halle Berry has confirmed that she has split from Gabriel Aubry ‘some time ago’. The rep – Meredith O’Sullivan said that actress ... Read more...

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Gabriel Aubry ’sad’ about break up from Halle Berry


May 2nd, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 2 (IANS) Halle Berry and Gabriel Aubry just parted ways and the former says that is so sad that they decided to split. "While I will not comment on ... Read more...

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Gabriel Aubry on Halle Berry split: We’ve only love and respect for each other


May 2nd, 2010 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 2 (ANI): Gabriel Aubry has spoken out about his split from Halle Berry, insisting "we will continue to have only love and respect for one another."It was on Friday ... Read more...

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Bruce Lee biopic trilogy in pipeline


July 22nd, 2009 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
London, July 21 (IANS) Bruce Lee fans, rejoice! A film series about the martial art expert's life is in the works after his siblings gave the project a green light. Phoebe and ... Read more...

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Patrick Swayze condemns claims that he is nearing his end


March 12th, 2009 - 6:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 12 (ANI): Hollywood actor Patrick Swayze, who has been battling pancreatic cancer for over a year, is deeply saddened by the media reports claiming that he is nearing his ... Read more...

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L.A. Galaxy rubbishes Milan claim of being close to signing Beckham


February 20th, 2009 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
Los Angeles (US), Feb.20 (ANI): Major League Soccer (MLS) club Los Angeles Galaxy have rubbished A C Milans claims of them being close to securing England midfielder David Beckhams signature on ... Read more...

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Baz Luhrmann’’s Australia a disaster, says Aussie feminist


December 17th, 2008 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 17 (ANI): Joining a chorus of critics who have panned Baz Luhrmann''s outback epic Australia is feminist Germaine Greer, who has branded the film a disaster.Writing in Britain''s The ... Read more...

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Heath Ledger’’s family slams book for describing him ”mentally ill”


November 21st, 2008 - 7:05 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 21 (ANI): Heath Ledger''s family has slammed a book that describes the late actor mentally ill. The Ledgers issued a statement today to distance his immediate family, close friends and ... Read more...

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Sonia Gandhi has not turned down my film proposal: Filmaker Mundhra


August 2nd, 2008 - 10:27 am ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Aug 2 (IANS) Britain-based Indian filmmaker Jagmohan Mundhra has put on hold his project to make a film on Sonia Gandhi because he hasn't got any concrete reply ... Read more...

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Christopher Nolan’’s The Dark Knight riddled with mistakes


July 30th, 2008 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 30 (ANI): It took in a whopping 440 million dollars at movie theatres in just the first 10 days of its release, but that doesnt mean that director Christopher ... Read more...

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Box office hit ‘The Dark Knight’ has 16 bloopers


July 29th, 2008 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 29 (IANS) Director Christopher Nolan's movie "The Dark Knight" has become one of the most mistake-ridden films of the year. Cinemagoers have spotted 16 bloopers in the movie."Batman Begins" ... Read more...

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Global war deaths ‘three times more than previously estimated


June 20th, 2008 - 4:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 20 (ANI): Wars around the globe killed three times more people over the past half-century than previously estimated, according to a new research.Whats more, theres no evidence to support ... Read more...

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Bangladesh war killed four times more than thought earlier: report


June 20th, 2008 - 6:51 am ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, June 20 (IANS) The war leading up to the liberation of Bangladesh in 1971 killed 269,000 people - nearly five times the number previously estimated, a new study ... Read more...

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The World Wide Wiki - symbol of community effort in cyberspace


June 8th, 2008 - 8:52 am ICT by IANS
DPA Washington, June 8 (DPA) Just a few years ago the word "wiki" wasn't even in most people's vocabulary. But Wikipedia - known by many as biggest encyclopaedia on the Internet - changed ... Read more...

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Anand loses Leon chess final for first time


June 2nd, 2008 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Leon (Spain) June 2 (IANS) Viswanathan Anand failed to conquer the Magistral Ciudad de Le Read more...

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New Indiana Jones has more errors than any 2008 movie!


May 30th, 2008 - 4:52 pm ICT by admin
London, May 30 (ANI): The long awaited sequel of Indiana Jones movie starring Harrison Ford has as many as 47 mistakes, ranging from continuity errors to visible cables.Indiana Jones and ... Read more...

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New ‘Indiana Jones’ movie has 47 glaring gaffes


May 30th, 2008 - 1:47 pm ICT by admin
London, May 30 (IANS) The long awaited sequel of Indiana Jones movie starring Harrison Ford has as many as 47 mistakes, ranging from continuity errors to visible cables. "Indiana Jones and the ... Read more...

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Redford, Levinson set their sight on A Walk in the Woods adaptation


January 30th, 2008 - 1:01 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 30 (ANI): Directors Robert Redford and Barry Levinson are getting ready to make a film on the best-selling travelogue A Walk in the Woods.While Levinson is in talks to direct ... Read more...

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Furore over BBC ‘Amercanising’ British history with sexed-up ‘The Tudors’


November 14th, 2007 - 2:46 am ICT by admin
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Limo bills may leave J.Lo broke


November 14th, 2007 - 2:44 am ICT by admin
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Sir Rodger Moore’s autobiography won’t be ’sleazy’


November 14th, 2007 - 2:05 am ICT by admin
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