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William Shakespeare’s plays to be performed in 38 languages


January 21st, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 21 (ANI): All of William Shakespeare's plays are to be performed in 38 languages as part of 2012 Cultural Olympiad.It is the most ambitious multilingual Shakespeare project ever attempted by ... Read more...

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Are green-eyed Chinese descendants of lost Roman legion?


November 26th, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 26 (IANS) Many residents of the remote north western Chinese village of Liqian have green eyes and blonde hair, leading some experts to suggest that they may be the descendants ... Read more...

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Green-eyed Chinese ‘could be descendants of lost Roman legion’


November 26th, 2010 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 26 (ANI): A new study has claimed that the green-eyed residents of the remote north western Chinese village of Liqian may be the descendants of a lost Roman legion that ... Read more...

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Angelina Jolie to play Cleopatra?


October 16th, 2010 - 11:56 am ICT by ANI
London, Oct 15 (ANI): Angelina Jolie is in the running to play the title role in the new Cleopatra film to be directed by James Cameron, according to reports.The 35-year-old actress ... Read more...

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Danielle Lineker sets her sights on acting career


October 5th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 5 (ANI): She is already a TV presenter and a lingerie model, but Danielle Lineker's eye is now on theatre.And she is talking about proper, grown-up acting, with her sights ... Read more...

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Scientists recreate Shakespeare’s image


September 5th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 5 (IANS) Scientists have created the first true image of William Shakespeare -- with help from the latest 3D computer technology. The likeness depicts every wrinkle on the Bard's face, ... Read more...

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Roman neighbourhood ruins unearthed in France


July 24th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
Lyon, July 24 (ANI): Experts have uncovered ruins of a Roman neighbourhood in of Lyon, which was founded in 43 BC during the Roman Empire.Lyon was born with the name Lugdunum, after ... Read more...

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Angelina Jolie To Portray Cleopatra?


June 11th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 11, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Cleopatra, the last person to rule Egypt as an Egyptian pharaoh, is making a comeback on the big screen. Academy Award winner, producer, Scott Rudin ,is ... Read more...

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Coin Representing Julius Caesar’s Killer Goes On Display On Ides Of March


March 15th, 2010 - 9:34 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez London, Mar 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A gold coin, which was supposedly worn by one of the assassins of Emperor Julius Caesar would be going on display at the British Museum ... Read more...

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Gold coin ‘worn by Caesar’s assassin’ to go on display at British Museum


March 15th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
London15 (ANI): A gold coin emblematic of Julius Caesar's assassination is to be showcased at the British Museum to mark the 2054th anniversary of the Roman emperor's death.It shows the head of ... Read more...

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`I came, I saw, I conquered,’ says Premier League Emperor Ancelotti


February 10th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.10 (ANI): Carlo Ancelotti has declared himself Emperor of the English Premier League just eight months after landing on British soil.Surveying his position from the top of the table, he ... Read more...

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All I want to say is et tu Brute: Amar Singh (Interview)


February 2nd, 2010 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Sarwar Kashani New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) "Et tu Brute". That's what Amar Singh said Tuesday after being expelled from the Samajwadi Party (SP) by his one-time mentor Mulayam Singh Yadav ... Read more...

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Earth and beyond: Shah Rukh on moon now!


January 25th, 2010 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has transcended his popularity on earth and is literally over the moon with a lunar crater named after him by the ... Read more...

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Denzel Washington wants to return to theatre work


January 12th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 12 (ANI): American actor Denzel Washington has revealed that he wants to return to theatre work and leave his Hollywood career behind.Washington, 55, who is set to appear on Broadway ... Read more...

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Denzel Washington heading back to Broadway


November 11th, 2009 - 7:15 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Nov 11 (DPA) Denzel Washington is heading from Hollywood to Broadway for his first role in the New York Theatre since he played Brutus in the 2005 version of ... Read more...

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Asterix, France’s most popular cultural hero, turns 50


October 28th, 2009 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
By Siegfried Mortkowitz Paris, Oct 28 (DPA) According to one of their creators, the small, wily Gaul Asterix and his oversized, clumsy friend Obelix were born under the influence of friendship, desperation and ... Read more...

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Christopher Plummer’s “The Tempest” Appearance: Stratford Presentation Scrapped


September 6th, 2009 - 6:38 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar The Stratford Shakespeare Festival has reportedly scrapped the scheduled production of "The Tempest" at the Luminato festival for June 2010. Canadian actor Christopher Plummer after having enacted the roles of ... Read more...

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Zac Efron plays ukele in new movie ‘Me and Orson Welles’


August 15th, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 15 (ANI): Zac Efron unfolds his hidden talent as a ukelele player in the upcoming period-drama "Me And Orson Welles".The "High School Musical" actor turns to the mini-guitar in the ... Read more...

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John Voight calls Obama a ‘false prophet’


June 10th, 2009 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 10 (ANI): Actor John Voight has blasted US President Barack Obama, calling him a 'false prophet'.The 70-year-old star, whose daughter is Angelina Jolie, launched the scathing attack while hosting ... Read more...

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Scientists hope to virtually read 3,000yr-old papyrus scrolls too fragile to unroll


May 25th, 2009 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 25 (ANI): A computer scientist from the University of Kentucky hopes that modern digital technology will enable him to read two of the hundreds of fragile papyrus scrolls found in ... Read more...

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DIRECTING “DETECTIVE NAANI”-Romilla Mukherjee


May 14th, 2009 - 7:33 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Debutant director Romilla Mukherjee has always had a special fondness for murder mysteries and family fare. "Parinda" and "Parichay" may seem worlds apart, but she's always believed that widely different themes ... Read more...

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Archaeologists find new clues that may uncover Cleopatra and Antony’s tombs


April 17th, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 17 (ANI): Archaeologists, digging in a site in Egypt to discover the burial place of the legendary Cleopatra, have come across new leads in the form of 27 graves, ... Read more...

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Artworks worth millions mysteriously vanish from British embassies worldwide


December 26th, 2008 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 26 (ANI): Artworks worth millions of pounds belonging to British embassies and other official buildings around the world have gone missing.According to the latest audit, at least 50 paintings ... Read more...

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3D software allows virtual flyby of ancient Roman Cologne


October 22nd, 2008 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
Berlin, Oct 22 (ANI): A team of archaeologists, scientists and software programmers has created a 3D virtual model of the city of Cologne as it was 2,000 years ago, which would ... Read more...

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Gladiator theme park to lure tourists back to Rome


August 15th, 2008 - 3:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 15 (ANI): In a bid to attract tourists, the Roman authorities have come up with a scheme to bring back the crowds by having a Disneyland-style theme park depicting ... Read more...

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Historically accepted date for Julius Caesars invasion of Britain may be incorrect


June 26th, 2008 - 3:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 26 (ANI): Astronomers from Texas State University in the US have applied their unique brand of forensic astronomy to determine that the historically accepted date for Julius Caesars invasion ... Read more...

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Antony and Cleopatras underwater tomb set to be opened


April 25th, 2008 - 12:35 pm ICT by admin
Rome, Apr 25 (ANI): Archaeologists are set to test the theory about whether or not Cleopatra and her lover Mark Antony are buried together by opening their 2,000-year-old tomb later this ... Read more...

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Divya Dutta to do bare back scene


March 10th, 2008 - 11:06 am ICT by admin
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, March 10 (IANS) Divya Dutta will for the first time do a semi-nude sequence for the socio-political drama "Monica". She says the scene is crucial to the narrative. ... Read more...

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Augustus Caesars refurbished house in Rome to be opened for public


March 8th, 2008 - 4:27 pm ICT by admin
London, Mar 8 (ANI): The doors to the exquisitely preserved frescoed rooms in the ruined house of Augustus will be opened for the general public for the first time since they were ... Read more...

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James Tupper joins Claire Danes, Zac Efron for Welles biopic


March 7th, 2008 - 1:35 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 7 (ANI): James Tupper has signed on to appear alongside Claire Danes and Zac Efron in Me and Orson Welles.The actor will be portraying actor Joseph Cotton, whose career was ... Read more...

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British grave might be first historical evidence of druids


February 12th, 2008 - 2:05 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 12 (ANI): The first historical evidence of the existence of a mysterious ancient sect known as the Druids, might have been found in the form of a series of graves ... Read more...

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Zac Efron to star in Me and Orson Welles


January 19th, 2008 - 12:56 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 19 (ANI): High School Musical star Zac Efron has been roped in to star in director Richard Linklater's Me and Orson Welles, an adaptation of Robert Kaplow's 1930s-era coming-of-age novel.Efron ... Read more...

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At Nathula, Antony comes, sees and admits to poor infrastructure


December 3rd, 2007 - 12:01 am ICT by admin
By Sudhakar Jagdish Gangtok, Dec 2 (ANI): The gate at the Nathula border post on the Indian side has the famous inscription of Julius Caesar-Veni, Vidi and Vici (I came, I saw and ... Read more...

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