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Kutcher gives $5,000 gift to Kunis


July 29th, 2012 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) Actor Ashton Kutcher has reportedly presented his "That 70's Show" co-star Mila Kunis a phone case with both their initials carved on it.Kutcher seems to have ... Read more...

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Chevron faces $25 mn fine for Brazil oil spill


July 20th, 2012 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, July 20 (IANS/EFE) Brazil's National Petroleum Agency said Thursday that Chevron Corp. will be fined nearly 50 million reais ($24.7 million) for an oil leak at an ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Ex-Austrian emperor’s underwear sold for over $8,000


May 10th, 2012 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna, May 10 (IANS) A collector has bought a pair of underwear belonging to Austrian emperor Franz Joseph I for 6,250 euros (over $8,000) during an auction in Vienna, Xinhua ... Read more...

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Suspect in murder of Mexican ex-general arrested


March 3rd, 2012 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, March 3 (IANS/EFE) Spanish police have arrested a Mexican woman accused in her country of commissioning the May 2011 murder of a top retired military officer.The woman, identified only ... Read more...

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Lopez reveals twins’ nickname


February 15th, 2012 - 9:40 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 15 (IANS) Actress Jennifer Lopez has nicknamed her twins 'the coconuts' because they reminded her of the hairy fruit when they were babies.The 42-year-old has three-year-old ... Read more...

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Thai ‘ladyboy’ flight attendants take flight


December 16th, 2011 - 9:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Bangkok, Dec 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Transsexuals and transgenders are called "katoeys" or "ladyboys" in Thailand. The country seems to have gotten used to the group because almost every cosmetic shop has a ... Read more...

Posted in Thailand |

Hitler’s bedsheets up for auction


November 25th, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 25 (IANS) Adolf Hitler's bedsheets are expected to fetch up to 3,000 pounds when they go up for auction next week.The single white linen sheet and pillowcase were ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Perry to auction elephant statue


November 25th, 2011 - 2:05 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 25 (IANS) Singer Katy Perry is auctioning an elephant sculpture she designed to raise money for charity.The "fireworks" singer has teamed up with artist Erin Lareau to ... Read more...

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When a naked British woman dangled from a stairwell!


November 23rd, 2011 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 23 (IANS) A naked British woman was left dangling, upside down, in the stairwell of a Spanish hotel block after she tumbled over a handrail while making love ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Hitler’s paintings to be auctioned in Sweden


November 8th, 2011 - 7:33 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Nov 8 (IANS/RIA NOvosti) Seven paintings thought to have been painted by Adolf Hitler will be auctioned in Sweden, triggering cries of outrage among members of the Jewish community in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Paris Hilton to visit Mumbai


September 6th, 2011 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 6 (IANS) Ending weeks of speculation, heiress and international celebrity Paris Hilton will arrive Mumbai later this month to launch her line of handbags and accessories in ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Now, an online game where Putin tackles forest fires


August 5th, 2011 - 9:49 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A new game has appeared online where Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin is the main character who drives cars, tackles forest fires and "wastes terrorists ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Sofia Vergara’s tattoo bond with Heath Ledger


April 6th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, April 6 (ANI): Actress Sofia Vergara has revealed that late actor Heath Ledger inspired her to get a tattoo on her wrist.The actress worked with Ledger in skateboarding flick 'Lords Of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Kate Winslet’s nude ‘Titanic’ sketch to go under the hammer


April 3rd, 2011 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 3 (ANI): A nude sketch of Kate Winslet,which featured in her Oscar-winning movie 'Titanic', is expected to fetch as much as 16000 dollars at auction.The illustration of Winslet reclining on ... Read more...

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Italian jailed in Dubai for molesting air passenger


March 29th, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, March 29 (IANS/AKI) An Italian man was Tuesday sentenced to four months in jail by a Dubai court for molesting a woman traveller on a flight from Jakarta to ... Read more...

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Pakistani jailed for threatening ex on Facebook


March 23rd, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, March 23 (IANS) A 21-year-old Pakistani man has been sentenced by a Dubai court to six months in jail for threatening his ex-girlfriend on Facebook.The court found the ... Read more...

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‘E’ for egotism influences your decisions


March 17th, 2011 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 17 (IANS) Your name can influence your personality, especially its letters. Psychologists have postulated that the letters -- particularly the first letter of our names -- can influence ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Prince William, Kate Middleton join Tetley Tea Folk


March 11th, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 11 (ANI): Prince William and Kate Middleton have joined the Tetley Tea Folks.Both have been transformed into a Tetley Tea Folk character for a souvenir tea towel ahead of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

German actress claims she organized Berlusconi’s ‘bunga bunga’ parties


February 4th, 2011 - 11:50 am ICT by ANI
London, Feb 04 (ANI): Sabina Began, a German actress, has claimed that she's the one who organized 'bunga bunga' sex parties for Silvio Berlusconi.Began came forward to say she was the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ronaldo has his initials emblazoned throughout his house!


January 26th, 2011 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 26 (ANI): Soccer ace Cristiano Ronaldo seems to be obsessed with his own name.The former Man United ace has his initials stitched into his pillows and cushions.The 25-year-old even has ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Female birds can retard fertility loss with right mates


January 23rd, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 23 (IANS) In birds like in humans, female fertility declines with age. Some female birds can slow their declining fertility by choosing the right mates.Female birds become progressively less fertile ... Read more...

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Quit and face polls, lawmakers backing Jagan told


January 22nd, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Hyderabad, Jan 22 (IANS) For the first time after becoming chief minister of Andhra Pradesh two months ago, Nallari Kiran Kumar Reddy Saturday hit back at former Congress MP Y.S. ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Charlie Sheen ‘boasted of his fame as he scoured the net for escorts’


January 19th, 2011 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 19 (ANI): Charlie Sheen apparently used his celebrity status to pickup a professional female companion during his recent Las Vegas bender.Sheen apparently sent an email to a woman after surfing ... Read more...

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Man held with 50 kg of drugs in Abu Dhabi


January 10th, 2011 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Jan 9 (IANS/WAM) A drug dealer has been arrested in Abu Dhabi while trying to sell 50 kg of hashish worth 400,000 dirhams ($109,000), police said.The police had been tipped ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Kelly Zierdt To Face Judge After Parents Refuse To Pay Cement Fine


January 6th, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Middlesex, New Jersey, Jan 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) For New Jersey, sixth-grader Kelly Zierdt, this is a mistake that she would surely never repeat again in her life. The Middlesex Township ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

YSR’s son moves poll panel to register new party


January 5th, 2011 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Hyderabad, Jan 5 (IANS) Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy, son of late Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy, Wednesday stepped up the process to float a new political party by submitting an ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Koffee With Karan 3: Amitabh Bachchan, Shweta Bachchan Nanda Deadly Combo


December 27th, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
'Koffee with Karan 3' was at its best this Sunday as the megastar Amitabh Bachchan and his very elegant daughter Shweta Bachchan Nanda were invited on the couch to share ... Read more...

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CIA creates a Wikileaks task force (WTF)


December 23rd, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Dec 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The CIA is involved in accessing the damage that the recent release of diplomatic cables by WikiLeaks could have on the US in general and CIA’s ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Teacher charged with molesting attempt in Dubai


December 15th, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Dec 15 (IANS) A 34-year-old Egyptian private teacher has been charged with attempting to molest a housewife and trying to kiss her in her house in Dubai, a media report said ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Numbers and letters in the eyes of Mona Lisa might provide some clues about her identity


December 13th, 2010 - 10:32 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Paris, Dec 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Art historians got the shock of their lives when they discovered some numbers and letters in the eyes of Mona Lisa. They now believe that these ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Fake Afghan negotiator incident “stigma on forehead of Americans, allies”: Taliban


December 2nd, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Dec 2 (ANI): The Taliban have mocked NATO by praising the 'impostor', who reportedly duped British intelligence agents into believing that he was Mullah Akhtar Muhammad Mansur, one of the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Eva Longoria’s tattoos painful reminder of failed marriage with hubby


November 20th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 20 (ANI): 'Desperate Housewives' star Eva Longoria may be legally separating from estranged hubby Tony Parker, but the actress is still stuck with a few permanent reminders of their ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Churchill’s last cigar to be auctioned


November 18th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 18 (IANS) Britain's wartime prime minister Winston Churchill's last ever cigar is to be auctioned along with a crocodile-skin case.Churchill was given the four-chamber Cartier pouch stamped with the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Winston Churchill’s last ever cigar to go under the hammer


November 18th, 2010 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 18 (ANI): A cigar that once belonged to late British Prime Minister Winston Churchill is to be auctioned off along with the crocodile-skin case it was found in after he ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Vanity Plate On Getaway Car Helps Authorities To Nab Robbery Suspect


November 16th, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Manchester, Nov 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A woman hailing from Manchester in New Hampshire was taken into custody by the authorities in an armed robbery case after a witness jotted down ... Read more...

Posted in World |

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