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Teenagers hospitalised at Wiz Khalifa’s gig


August 6th, 2012 - 8:48 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 6 (IANS) Singer Wiz Khalifa's concert took a wrong turn when 26 teenagers attending the show were hospitalised for alcohol poisoning in New York.The teengaers,reportedly between the ... Read more...

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British promoted opium in India: Advani


July 18th, 2012 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Going down the pages of history, veteran Bharatiya Janata Party leader L.K. Advani Wednesday slammed British colonialists for destroying the education system of the ... Read more...

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70-year-old run over by Arbaaz Khan’s car (Lead)


July 2nd, 2012 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 2 (IANS) A 70-year-old woman was killed when she was knocked down by a Land Cruiser owned by Bollywood filmmaker Arbaaz Khan, police here said Monday."It was ... Read more...

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70-year-old run over by Arbaaz Khan’s car


July 2nd, 2012 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 2 (IANS) A 70-year-old woman was killed when she was knocked down by a Land Cruiser owned Bollywood filmmaker Arbaaz Khan, police here said Monday.The incident occurred ... Read more...

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Kirti Azad on hunger strike against IPL’s functioning


May 20th, 2012 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Former cricketer and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Kirti Azad Sunday sat on a hunger strike with several other people against the way the ... Read more...

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Kirti Azad to fast against IPL


May 18th, 2012 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) Demanding that the Indian Premier League (IPL) be "closed", Bharatiya Janata Party MP and former cricketer Kirti Azad Friday said he would go on ... Read more...

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Miffed Shanta wants action against corruption (Himachal Pradesh Newsletter)


May 4th, 2012 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, May 4 (IANS) The rift between Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister and BJP leader Prem Kumar Dhumal and another party leader Shanta Kumar has widened, with the latter accusing the ... Read more...

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MJ’s surgical mask to be auctioned


April 29th, 2012 - 10:44 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 29 (IANS) A surgical mask worn by Michael Jackson at his last rehearsal is being auctioned and expected to fetch up to $150,000.The silk fabric ... Read more...

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Whitney Houston died of accidental drowning


March 23rd, 2012 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 23 (IANS) The Los Angeles County coroner's office has confirmed that late singer Whitney Houston's cause of death was accidental drowning.The 48-year-old was found dead in a ... Read more...

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Well-off children also becoming solvent addicts: NGO


November 14th, 2011 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 14 (IANS) The menace of solvent addiction - which was once termed as the addiction of children living on platforms and pavements - is slowly creeping into ... Read more...

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Michael Jackson doctor found guilty of manslaughter


November 8th, 2011 - 6:05 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 8 (IANS) A court jury in Los Angeles Monday found pop superstar Michael Jackson's personal physician Conrad Murray guilty of involuntary manslaughter in the singer's anaesthetic-induced death.The ... Read more...

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Jagjit’s voice initially seen not suited for films: Lata


October 12th, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 12 (IANS) Lata Mangeshkar recalls how the voice of late singer Jagjit Singh was initially seen as not suited for film heroes but he later got popular in ... Read more...

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MJ’s family to stage benefit concert


October 11th, 2011 - 8:12 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 11 (IANS) Late pop legend Michael Jackson's family is all set to stage a benefit concert in a bid to help children affected by the Japan quake.Michael's ... Read more...

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Intoxication fuels sexual aggression


September 8th, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 8 (IANS) Short tempered men are most likely to commit acts of sexual aggression when intoxicated, says a research."Having a more precise understanding of alcohol's role in sexual ... Read more...

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Forget safe-drinking levels, any amount of alcohol can give you cancer!


May 1st, 2011 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 1 (ANI): In a shocking new revelation, a new report from the cancer council has warned that any amount of alcohol could give you cancer, regardless of your drinking levels.According ... Read more...

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Case against ‘Dum Maaro Dum’ for indecency


April 18th, 2011 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 18 (IANS) An advocate filed a case in the Allahabad High Court Monday seeking a ban on the film "Dum Maaro Dum" on account of its "obscene and ... Read more...

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Mixture of energy drinks with alcohol is riskier than alcohol alone


April 16th, 2011 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 16 (ANI): Energy drinks mixed with alcohol, such as Red Bull and vodka, have become trendy, but a new laboratory study has found that the mixture is riskier than drinking ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga compares ‘Born This Way’ tracks to drugs


February 22nd, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 22 (ANI): Lady Gaga has compared some of the tracks on 'Born This Way' to drugs.While discussing the eclectic sound of her forthcoming record, the singer said her first single ... Read more...

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Boozing aggravates sleeping problems more in women than men


February 16th, 2011 - 11:53 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 16 (ANI): A new study from University of Michigan has found that intoxication from alcohol can increase feelings of sleepiness while at the same time disrupt actual sleep measures in ... Read more...

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Australia faces underage alcohol addicts


February 12th, 2011 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 12 (IANS) Kids as young as 10 years in Australia are undergoing treatment for alcohol addiction, while five teenagers and young people die each week in incidents related to heavy ... Read more...

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10 yr-olds seek rehab for alcohol addiction in Australia


February 12th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 12 (ANI): Children as young as 10 are seeking treatment for alcohol addiction in Australia, it has emerged.Five Oz teens and youths die a week in incidents tied to binge ... Read more...

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Toward a fast, simple test for detecting cholera


February 10th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): Scientists are reporting the development of a key advance that could provide a fast, simple test to detect the toxin that causes cholera.Cholera affects more than 200,000 people ... Read more...

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Jackson’s estate sues memorabilia company


January 21st, 2011 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 21 (IANS) Late pop legend Michael Jackson's estate is suing a businessman working with his mother Katherine Jackson to sell memorabilia related to the deceased singer.Howard Mann's website jacksonsecretvault.com ... Read more...

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22-year-old British Singer, Adele, Quits The Harmful Habit Of Drinking Alcohol


January 18th, 2011 - 9:49 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 18, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): The 22-year-old British vocalist, Adele, has jettisoned her habit of drinking beer as she loathes herself for not being able to recollect her activities during ... Read more...

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Binge drinking problem ‘getting out of control’


January 18th, 2011 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 18 (ANI): Binge drinking, prevalent among young people, is getting out of control and it's high time for a wake-up call, according to a new editorial in a Canadian medical ... Read more...

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Jackson 5 to team up with Cliff Richard


January 13th, 2011 - 1:50 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 13 (IANS) The Jackson 5 are set to team up with veteran singer Cliff Richard on a new album produced by David Gest."Cliff and members of the Jackson 5 ... Read more...

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Murray ‘ordered over 250 vials of Propofol in months before MJ’s death’


January 11th, 2011 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 11 (ANI): Dr. Conrad Murray ordered more than 250 vials of powerful anaesthetic Propofol in the months before his client Michael Jackson's death, a judge was told.A court heard ... Read more...

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MJ’s doc to claim ’star killed himself by overdosing’


December 30th, 2010 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 30 (ANI): Lawyers for Dr. Conrad Murray, who is facing trial for involuntary manslaughter inMichael Jackson's death case, will claim the singer actually killed himself, a prosecutor was heard ... Read more...

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SIDS deaths soar by 33 percent on New Year’s Day: Study


December 16th, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 16 (ANI): New Year may not be a good start for all, as a new study has found that the number of babies who die of SIDS, or sudden infant ... Read more...

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Jackson’s clothes fetch millions at auction


December 7th, 2010 - 1:18 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 6 (IANS) Late pop legend Michael Jackson's clothes including a fedora hat and glove have reportedly been sold for over $400,000 at auction.The items, the fedora which sold for ... Read more...

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Usher says he’s ready to be the new MJ


November 29th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 29 (ANI): Usher has revealed that he is under pressure to be the new Michael Jackson but insists he's ready to take the challenge.The 'Pop Ya Collar' singer says ... Read more...

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Chemicals in cigarettes, French fries ‘can increase Alzheimer’s risk’


November 18th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 18 (ANI): A research has concluded that exposure to a group of chemicals known as type-2 alkenes - which are found in the smoke inhaled from cigarettes, the exhaust of ... Read more...

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Influential Pak politicians helping Taliban carry out terror strikes, claims terror suspect


November 17th, 2010 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 17 (ANI): Some influential Pakistani politicians have been patronising the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), a terror suspect has revealed during his interrogation.Mohammad Rafique, an alleged terrorist, who was caught by ... Read more...

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No drugs found in Charlie Sheen’s NY hotel room


October 27th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 27 (ANI): Charlie Sheen has come out of a possible trouble, with no trace of drugs found by police in his New York hotel room.It was previously reported that cops ... Read more...

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Charlie Sheen discharged from hospital


October 27th, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 27 (ANI): Charlie Sheen has been discharged from hospital in New York and is returning to Los Angeles."Charlie Sheen has been discharged from a hospital in N.Y. and is returning ... Read more...

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