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Celebrities hail bronze medallist Yogeshwar


August 12th, 2012 - 2:21 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) Moments after Yogeshwar Dutt won India's fifth Olympic medal Saturday at the London Olympics, Indian Twitterati immediately started hailing the grappler for winning the ... Read more...

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‘The Dark Knight Rises’ shootout disturbing: Big B


July 21st, 2012 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 21 (IANS) Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan expressed shock over the news of the mass shooting incident at the midnight premiere of the new Batman movie "The Dark ... Read more...

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‘Essence of yoga lies in sincerity, not commercialisation’ (With Image)


May 11th, 2012 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) Yoga is not boring and one can do it anywhere - from a construction site to a spiritual environment, says noted exponent Deepika Mehta, ... Read more...

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Shahid replaces Boman, Riteish as IIFA host?


May 5th, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Actors Riteish Deshmukh and Boman Irani have been entertaining viewers their wit and coming timing as the hosts of the International Indian Film ... Read more...

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Katrina tops list of malware-prone celebrity names: Report


November 23rd, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 23 (IANS) Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif's name has emerged on top among the most dangerous celebrity-related key words in the Indian cyber space that expose computers to ... Read more...

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Indian celebs tweet condolences for ‘immortal’ Jobs


October 6th, 2011 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) A visionary, leader and entrepreneur par excellence -- that's how Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, who died Wednesday, will be remembered by Indian celebrities, businessmen ... Read more...

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SRK not hosting Paris Hilton


September 24th, 2011 - 1:16 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 23 (IANS) Heiress and international celebrity Paris Hilton arrives in India Saturday morning and while she is expected to meet Indian celebrities during her visit, Bollywood star ... Read more...

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Try a kundan choker with that gown (Feature)


August 9th, 2011 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) Bollywood actresses Sonam Kapoor and Deepika Padukone do it, so does model-turned-actress Lisa Ray. Flaunting kundan chokers, south Indian pendants and other heavy Indian ... Read more...

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Celebs don’t value Indian designers: Farah Khan Ali (With Images)


June 30th, 2011 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) Jewellery designer Farah Khan Ali is on cloud nine after international singer Beyonce Knowles chose to sport one of her crowns for a new ... Read more...

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Salman, Sonakshi most searched Indian celebrities on web


April 14th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Salman Khan and newcomer Sonakshi Sinha have been named the most searched Indian celebrities on the web in a new survey by ... Read more...

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Indian Celebrities Express Their Reverence For The Deceased Musical Maestro, Pandit Bhimsen Joshi


January 25th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
: 88-year-old Pandit Bhimsen Joshi was among the ultimate of the doyens of Hindustani classical music, who has died at a hospital in Pune on account of illnesses resulting from old ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks: Bollywood stars should tour Afghanistan, said US diplomat (Lead)


December 17th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 17 (IANS) Bollywood celebrities should tour Afghanistan to help stabilise the war-ravaged country, suggested a US diplomat who pointed out that Bollywood movies are wildly popular in that country. ... Read more...

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US wanted India to send Bollywood stars to Afghanistan to stabilise country: Wikileaks


December 17th, 2010 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 17 (ANI): US diplomats had suggested that India should send Bollywood stars to Afghanistan to help international efforts to stabilise the war-ravaged country, according to a March 2007 cable ... Read more...

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Pamela Anderson enters ‘Bigg Boss 4′ Wednesday


November 15th, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 15 (IANS) Former "Baywatch" star Pamela Anderson, who will enter Colors TV channel's reality show "Bigg Boss 4" Wednesday for a three-day visit as a guest, says she is ... Read more...

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Pamela Anderson to enter ‘Bigg Boss 4′ next week?


November 13th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) What could set the mercury at the "Bigg Boss 4" house soaring real high? Well, international star Pamela Anderson of course.The former "Baywatch" star, best known ... Read more...

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Indian celebrities against Quran burning


September 10th, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) Indian celebrities like jewellery designer Farah Khan Ali and internationally-acclaimed filmmaker Shekhar Kapur have condemned a US pastor's plan to burn the Quran on the ninth ... Read more...

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UTV New Media To Enhance Digital Presence Of Indian Celebrities


July 29th, 2010 - 11:41 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 29, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): UTV group has now ventured into digital media also as the UTV New Media arm has taken up the responsibility of increasing the digital presence ... Read more...

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Lara and Riteish visit Sri Lankan architect’s house (IIFA Diary)


June 6th, 2010 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher Colombo, June 5 (IANS) Bollywood actor Riteish Deshmukh, who has his own architectural and designing firm Evolutions, took actress Lara Dutta to famous Sri Lankan architect Geffery Bawa's house ... Read more...

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Film stars, celebrities arrive for 11th IIFA Awards in Colombo


June 3rd, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, June 3 (ANI): The 11th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards will kick off here today, but without the presence of the Bachchans and other prominent Indian film personalities.Conducting the ... Read more...

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‘IIFA good for India-Sri Lanka relations’ (Lead)


May 30th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
By Dibyojyoti Baksi Mumbai, May 30 (IANS) Sri Lanka cricket captain Kumar Sangakkara and his teammate Sanath Jayasuriya believe that IIFA Awards 2010, to be held in Colombo June 3-5, are a ... Read more...

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‘IIFA good for India-Sri Lanka relations’


May 30th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Dibyojyoti Baksi Mumbai, May 30 (IANS) Ace Sri Lankan cricketers Kumar Sangakkara and Sanath Jayasuriya believe that IIFA Awards 2010, to be held in Colombo, is a "big opportunity" to promote ... Read more...

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Hrithik, Suniel to lead IIFA teams against Sri Lankan cricketers


May 30th, 2010 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 29 (IANS) The International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) will organise charity cricket matches in Colombo between Indian celebrities and Sri Lankan cricketers to help rehabilitate former Tamil Tiger child ... Read more...

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Shah Rukh to perform at IIFA this year


May 20th, 2010 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan will perform at the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards being held in Colombo June 3-5. "This year Shah Rukh Khan will ... Read more...

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Salman to help rehabilitate child soldiers in Sri Lanka


May 12th, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 12 (IANS) The International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) will hold a charity match between Indian celebrities and Sri Lankan cricketers here in June to help rehabilitate former Tamil Tiger ... Read more...

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Mallika heads for Cannes!


April 27th, 2010 - 2:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 27, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Indian celebrities will be making their presence felt in a big way at the forthcoming 63rd Cannes Film Festival. After Aishwarya Rai, Shekhar Kapoor, Frieda Pinto ... Read more...

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Good response for first Chandigarh marathon


January 31st, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 31 (IANS) The first Chandigarh marathon Sunday got enthusiastic response from people, including a 77-year-old record holder and an industrialist who donated Rs.5,000 for every kilometre he ran. Masresha from Ethiopia ... Read more...

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Fake is the best form of flattery, says young designer


November 10th, 2009 - 9:08 am ICT by IANS
By Venkatachari Jagannathan Chennai, Nov 10 (IANS) Though fakes affect genuine business, there is sometimes a positive rub-off in the form of spreading a designer's fame, feels a young designer."I consider fake ... Read more...

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Hindi out in Nepal but Indian celebrities still very much in


September 2nd, 2009 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 2 (IANS) Branded an Indian language, Hindi has been given the thumbs-down in Nepal as the medium of official work. However, Indian celebrities continue to be courted by Nepal for that ... Read more...

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‘Past life’ author Walter Semkiw sheds light on rebirths (with image)


June 25th, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) Did you know that Mahatma Gandhi has been reincarnated as Van Jones, the celebrated American civil rights and environmental activist who was named ... Read more...

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Rajesh Khanna to receive IIFA lifetime achievement award


May 30th, 2009 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 30(IANS) Yesteryear's superstar Rajesh Khanna will be given the lifetime achievement award at the 10th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards in Macau next month. Rajesh, who gave hits ... Read more...

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Riteish Deshmukh, Boman Irani are IIFA hosts again


May 18th, 2009 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) They had the audience in splits with their inimitable humour at the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards last year in Bangkok and they are set ... Read more...

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Ready-to-wear saris becoming popular in India, says designer


November 24th, 2008 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 24 (IANS) Ready-to-wear saris are fast gaining popularity in India, said Kolkata-based fashion designer Radhika Singhi here Monday."Indian women are becoming more inclined to use ready-to-wear, hassle-free party-wear saris and ... Read more...

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Jade Goody to take part in Indian ‘Big Brother’: report


August 14th, 2008 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 14 (IANS) Jade Goody, thrown out of Britain's "Big Brother" television show after bullying Bollywood star Shilpa Shetty last year, is to take part in the Indian version of the ... Read more...

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Bollywood stars a hit on Lahores billboards


July 25th, 2008 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore , July 25 (ANI): Indian film stars are a hit in Pakistan when it comes to advertisements for international brands on huge billboards and hoardings put up at prominent spots ... Read more...

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