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Fareed Zakaria quits Yale board


August 22nd, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Haven (Connecticut), Aug 22 (IANS) Hit by plagiarism charges, celebrated Indian-American journalist Fareed Zakaria has resigned from the board of Ivy League Yale University, citing the need to focus ... Read more...

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Sania hosts kids in Yale (With Image)


August 21st, 2012 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Haven (Connecticut), Aug 21 (IANS) Indian tennis star Sania Mirza, who was here to take part in a tournament, took some time off to host a kids day clinic ... Read more...

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SRK’s detention: Indian envoy asked to take up issue with US


April 13th, 2012 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) India Friday asserted it will take up the issue of Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan's detention at a New York airport with the US ... Read more...

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Emma Watson leaving Brown University, but denies ‘bullying’


April 25th, 2011 - 11:33 am ICT by ANI
London, April 25 (ANI): It's official. Emma Watson will be transferring from the prestigious Brown University to another school this autumn, but her spokeswoman has denied reports of 'bullying'.The 'Harry Potter' star's ... Read more...

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Was Emma Watson bullied into leaving Brown University?


April 22nd, 2011 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 22 (ANI): Rumour mill has it that Emma Watson, who left a top U.S. university in order to continue acting, may have been victim to some good old fashioned bullying.The ... Read more...

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Alec Baldwin to star in Woody Allen’s next


April 13th, 2011 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
London, April 12 (IANS) Actor Alec Baldwin has been roped in to star in director Woody Allen next movie set in Rome.It is the first time the two will be ... Read more...

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Kristen Bells To Star In “House Of Lies”


February 2nd, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Feb 2, (THANDIAN NEWS) The beautiful 30 year old actress Kristen Bell has been away from the small screen for quite some time. Ever since she was last featured in ... Read more...

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Kristen Bell is going to star in ‘House of Lies’


February 2nd, 2011 - 7:21 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Several reports on the Internet indicate that Kristen Bell is going to be on the Showtime pilot show “House of Lies”.The show is based on the ... Read more...

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Alec Baldwin plans career in politics


January 6th, 2011 - 8:32 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 6 (IANS) Actor Alec Baldwin is interested in contesting for a post in the US government.The "30 Rock" star said he "deeply cares about the middle class" and thinks many ... Read more...

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Columbia University professor charged with incest


December 11th, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 11 (ANI): A 46-year-old Columbia University professor has been charged with incest for 'having a sexual relationship with his daughter'.Political science professor David Epstein allegedly bedded his daughter, now 24, ... Read more...

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Five Columbia University Students Taken Into Custody In Drug Bust


December 9th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez New York, Dec 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) New York City's Columbia University is hitting headlines for all the wrong reasons lately after five students of the prestigious educational institution were taken ... Read more...

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‘100,000 homes for the homeless in India by 2015′


August 20th, 2010 - 1:02 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 19 (IANS) Committed to provide homes for the homeless, Habitat for Humanity India, an NGO that works towards providing affordable homes, has said the country needs to cross the 100,000-homes ... Read more...

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Ex-UK PM Brown could soon be Prof Brown


July 7th, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 7 (ANI): Former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown is understood to have been approached by Harvard and Yale, the so-called "Ivy League" elite universities on America's East Coast, to ... Read more...

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A perfect publicity blend - from India’s beauty care queen


May 12th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 12 (IANS) India's beauty care queen Shahnaz Hussain is all set to launch yet another herbal skin care product in New York and London - and again ... Read more...

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Will new thriller make Indian publishing history?


April 17th, 2010 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) The yet-to-be released thriller "Johnny Gone Down" by Karan Bajaj is set to make publishing history with a first print run of 50,000 books, billed as one ... Read more...

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VIDEO: Autistic Teen, Alex Hermann Has Perfect NCAA Bracket


March 25th, 2010 - 3:48 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Mar 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Alex Hermann, an autistic teen from Chicago had made the news, not only in his city, but all over the world. He has done something for which the ... Read more...

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It’s official: Emma Watson will join Brown University


July 21st, 2009 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 21 (ANI): Harry Potter star Emma Watson has confirmed that she will be joining Brown University in Rhodes Island, an Ivy League establishment."I am [going to university in the Fall] ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama asks graduates to pay back


May 17th, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 17 (ANI): In her commencement address to the graduating students of University of California at Merced, America's first lady Michelle Obama encouraged the students to serve their communities.Recalling her personal ... Read more...

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Jack Nicholson gives acting tips to students at daughter’s university


April 28th, 2009 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 28 (ANI): Jack Nicholson handed out acting advice to students at his daughter's university campus on April 25.The Departed star joined the panel including producers Robert Evans, Brad Grey and ... Read more...

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Yale seminar to focus on business scope in India


April 2nd, 2009 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Haven (Connecticut), April 2 (IANS) Ivy League business school Yale School of Management will Friday organise a seminar on emerging business opportunities in India during the current economic crisis. The seminar will ... Read more...

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Republican Party using Jindal to reinvent itself


March 3rd, 2009 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.3 (ANI): While Louisianas Indian-origin Governor Bobby Jindal may not be quite ready for prime time, he does represent the Republican Partys attempt to reinvent itself by broadening its base. ... Read more...

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As ‘Republican Obama’, Jindal excites party as running mate: WSJ


June 5th, 2008 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 5 (IANS) Now that it is Barack Obama vs John McCain for resident, many more in the Republican party are excited over the possibility of Bobby Jindal as McCain's ... Read more...

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Harvard acquires Norman Mailers steamy sex memoirs


April 24th, 2008 - 3:47 pm ICT by admin
New York, April 24 (ANI): Harvard University has purchased steamy sex memoirs of Pulitzer-winning author Norman Mailer for an undisclosed amount.Mailer's former long-time mistress Carole Mallory sold papers to the storied ... Read more...

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Edward Norton signs on for Leaves of Grass


December 5th, 2007 - 2:55 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 5 (ANI): Edward Norton has signed on to star in comedic thriller Leaves of Grass.The actor is now set to play dual roles in the movie, to be directed by ... Read more...

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