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Six Chinese jailed for cheating American


March 12th, 2012 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 12 (IANS) Four Chinese men and two women have been jailed for luring an American into a karaoke house and forcing him to pay exorbitant bills.Prosecutors in Shanghai's ... Read more...

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Microsoft Hyderabad gives a hand to less privileged


December 8th, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 8 (IANS) Microsoft employees at the Hyderabad campus Thursday completed their 11th annual Giving Campaign, during which they partner with NGOs to address social causes and help the ... Read more...

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Chinese man forced sex slaves to act in pornography shows


September 24th, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 24 (IANS) A Chinese man who kept six "sex slaves" in his basement prison, forced the women into prostitution and to feature in pornographic videos posted on the ... Read more...

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A software that teaches you how to read


July 25th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 25 (IANS) Computer science students have come up with an innovative way to help children learn to read -- a software that acts as a virtual reading coach.Ashley ... Read more...

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China province lets police sing, dance at office


July 15th, 2011 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 15 (IANS) The police in China's Jiangsu province have set up a ballroom at their office for officers who like to sing and dance.A senior police officer, ... Read more...

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Scientists isolate brain part linked with embarrassment


April 17th, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washinton, April 17 (IANS) With the help of a Karaoke experiment -- recording people belting out an old tune and then asking them to listen to their own singing minus ... Read more...

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Charlotte Church breaks into karaoke at gay bar


March 4th, 2011 - 7:05 am ICT by IANS
London, March 4 (IANS) Singer Charlotte Church left drinkers at a gay bar stunned when she kicked off her shoes and got onto the stage to karaoke.The 25-year-old headed to ... Read more...

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Review Of ‘Country Strong’: A Disastrous Experience!


January 7th, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Film: Country StrongDirector: Shana FesteCast: Gwyneth Paltrow, Garrett Hedlund, Leighton Meester and Tim McGraw.Rating: *1/2Director Shana Feste took a failed attempt to turn pop stars into great actors through the ... Read more...

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Cowell’s ‘X Factor’ ruining the music industry, say The Script


December 25th, 2010 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 25 (ANI): Simon Cowell's show 'The X Factor' is ruining the music industry, according to Irish band The Script.The rock band say that the show is breeding artists like this ... Read more...

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Bruce Forsyth fuels feud with Louis Walsh


December 6th, 2010 - 9:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bruce Forsyth was furious during the recent episode of the British TV reality show, Strictly Come Dancing. The host of the show described Louis Walsh of X-Factor ... Read more...

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300 Chinese Workers Punished For Karaoke


September 21st, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In China a mass example has been used as a warning for anyone who violates work discipline. In a northern Chinese province 300 workers have been ... Read more...

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Now, ’super-smart’ robot that cracks jokes, sings karaoke


August 14th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 14 (ANI): A British toy maker has invented a super-smart robot that can learn from the Internet, crack jokes and sing karaoke.Technology enthusiast Tony Ellis, 54, designed the AIMEC domestic ... Read more...

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Wendy’s Recalls Kidmeal 1978 Disco CD Over Racy Lyrics


June 14th, 2010 - 11:46 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
June 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Wendy's fast food chain was recently in a lot of trouble over a CD which was included in the kid's meals distributed by the restaurant. The CD, which ... Read more...

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Wendy recalls CD over racy lyrics


June 14th, 2010 - 11:21 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jun 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The fast-food chain Wendy has withdrawn the ‘Disco Fever’ CD over racy lyrics. The CD was included in the kid’s meals, and there had been a ... Read more...

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Bagging poolside sun loungers annoys Brit holidaymakers most


May 24th, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 24 (ANI): British holidaymakers get most annoyed with the reservation of the best poolside spots by other tourists, according to a new poll.Every two in three people, quizzed in ... Read more...

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American Idol Gives Back Week: Top 7 Sing To Inspirationals


April 21st, 2010 - 2:41 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Last night on American Idol was the first night of "Idol Gives Back" week, and "Inspirational Songs Night." For tomorrow night's show, not only will it be an ... Read more...

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Avril Lavigne declares love for new boyfriend


April 16th, 2010 - 7:48 am ICT by IANS
London, April 16 (IANS) Singer Avril Lavigne drunkenly declared her love for her new boyfriend and reality star Brody Jenner while singing karaoke in a nightclub. "Lavigne and Jenner were having a ... Read more...

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American Idol: Last 9 Perform : Tim, Lee, and Crystal Rock The Show


April 15th, 2010 - 12:08 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Last week on Idol, the judges used the only save of the season to rescue Michael "Big Mike" Lynch. There will be no more saves, no second chances, this is it. On ... Read more...

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When a Malaysian politician was stuck between dirty toilets and Rani Mukherjee


April 8th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Apr 8 (ANI): Mentri Besar Datuk Ahmad Said was put on a spot while he addressed questions on dirty public toilets and on Bollywood actress Rani Mukherjee's impending visit to ... Read more...

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Malaysian insurance companies offer sex, parties to potential customers


March 22nd, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Mar 22 (ANI): It has emerged that some companies in Johor, Malaysia, are recruiting female agents to have sex with potential customers.According to the Guang Ming Daily, the companies also ... Read more...

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Katie Price to open boutique hotel for more income?


January 31st, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 31 (IANS) Model Katie Price may soon open a boutique hotel to make more money and the interior is likely to be like a "Playboy mansion". The mirror.co.uk reports that the ... Read more...

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Simon Cowell hits back at Sting over “karaoke” remarks


November 16th, 2009 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 16 (ANI): Music mogul Simon Cowell has hit back at Sting for commenting that American Idol and The X Factor shows are nothing but "televised karaoke".Sting, 58, real name Gordon ... Read more...

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Sting slams music reality shows on TV


November 13th, 2009 - 1:03 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 12 (IANS) Musician-actor Sting has hit out at TV talent contests, accusing programmes such as "American Idol" of "humiliating" contestants and degrading the music industry. The 58-year-old insists the shows, including ... Read more...

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Sting calls X Factor ‘televised karaoke’


November 12th, 2009 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 12 (ANI): Rocker Sting has slammed popular show X Factor, insisting it is little more than 'televised karaoke'.He also hit out at the programme's judges for appearing to show more ... Read more...

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‘Drawn Together’ DVD set hits shelves on Nov 17


October 29th, 2009 - 10:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, Oct 29 (THAINDIAN News) Anxious fans of the cult-animated series "Drawn Together" have a treat for them in store. "Drawn Together: The Complete Series – Extended & Uncensored" ... Read more...

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Sania out of Japan Open


October 17th, 2009 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Osaka (Japan), Oct 17 (IANS) Sania Mirza's fine run at the WTA Japan Open tennis came to an end after she lost 2-6, 1-6 to fourth seeded Francesca Schiavone in the semi-finals ... Read more...

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Kate Moss to join her boyfriend’s music band?


September 28th, 2009 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 28 (IANS) British supermodel Kate Moss has joined a musician association fuelling speculation that she is to embark on a new musical venture with boyfriend Jamie Hince. The supermodel has ... Read more...

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Chavs top the list of Brits’ 100 most annoying things


September 4th, 2009 - 4:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 4 (ANI): A survey has revealed that chavs, who are typically portrayed as uncultured, anti-social, baseball cap wearing youths, have topped the list of the 100 most annoying things Brits ... Read more...

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Katy Perry calls Simon Cowell “honest a**hole”


September 2nd, 2009 - 10:58 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 2 (ANI): Singer Katy Perry has called Simon Cowell an "honest a**hole".The 24-year-old star is set to appear on American Idol as a guest judge and imitate Cowell's brand ... Read more...

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Now, a multi-purpose vehicle with karaoke, drinks, striptease, and sex toys


July 28th, 2009 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, July 28 (ANI): Now a multi-purpose vehicle has come up in Singapore, which allows its passengers to sing karaoke, have drinks, and even hold striptease shows on board.According to the ... Read more...

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‘Erratic’ Lindsay’s ‘action-packed’ night outs


June 17th, 2009 - 11:02 am ICT by ANI
New York, June 17 (ANI): Lindsay Lohan appeared "erratic" as she spent an action-packed weekend, according to reports.The Mean Girls star was spotted with younger brother Michael at the AXE Lounge ... Read more...

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Man sues ‘karaoke’ Wizard of Oz production


May 31st, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 31 (ANI): A production of The Wizard of Oz failed so miserably in working its magic that a member of the audience is suing it.Adrian Bradbury, 42, has launched an ... Read more...

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Susan Boyle proves Britain’s got talent


May 25th, 2009 - 7:34 pm ICT by John Le Fevre
Frumpy church volunteer Susan Boyle has again wowed judges and viewers alike on the English television program Britain’s Got Talent.Forty seven-year-old Boyle shot to fame on the British-style version of ... Read more...

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Jordan lets down not only her hair but top too during night out


May 11th, 2009 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 11 (ANI): Former English glamour model Katie Price, a.k.a. Jordan, was so drunk during a night out that she not only let her hair down but her top also.Jordan, ... Read more...

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I am very romantic and I like to give surprises - Manish Paul


April 8th, 2009 - 4:57 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
1. What ideal qualities would you want in your woman? I already have my woman, and I can tell her qualities to you. The one quality is patience and the one who ... Read more...

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