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Oprah connects to Jaipur with salwar-kameez, social message (With Image)


January 22nd, 2012 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 22 (IANS) The queen of television talk shows, Oprah Winfrey, connected to more than 10,000 people in this historic pink city Sunday with her message on education, ... Read more...

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Winfrey to teach school students


July 7th, 2011 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 7 (IANS) Former talk show queen Oprah Winfrey is now set to teach students of her school, which she established in South Africa.Winfrey opened the Oprah Winfrey ... Read more...

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Oprah has a doctorate now!


June 27th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 27 (IANS) Talk show queen Oprah Winfrey has received an honorary doctorate degree from the University of the Free State in South Africa.According to the Chicago ... Read more...

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Police investigate death of baby at Oprah Winfrey’s South African school


February 22nd, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 22 (ANI): Police in Johannesburg are considering whether to file charges after authorities found a dead newborn baby on the grounds of Oprah Winfrey's elite South African high school.In ... Read more...

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Newborn’s body found in Oprah Winfrey’s school


February 20th, 2011 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 20 (IANS) Talk show queen Oprah Winfrey's school for the girls in South Africa is in trouble once again after the body of a newborn baby was found in ... Read more...

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Dead newborn baby found at Oprah Winfrey’s South African girls school


February 19th, 2011 - 11:49 am ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 19 (ANI): A dead body of a newborn baby has reportedly been found at Oprah Winfrey's girls school in South Africa.According to police, a 17-year-old student at the Oprah ... Read more...

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Oprah Winfrey disappointed over acquittal of a women who was accused of abusing children


October 13th, 2010 - 12:10 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Oct 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Oprah Winfrey has indicated her “disappointment” over the acquittal of the woman who was accused of abusing children at the talk show star’s school ... Read more...

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Winfrey ‘disappointed’ as ex-matron cleared of sexual abuse charges


October 12th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 12 (ANI): The former matron, who was accused of sexually abusing students at Oprah Winfrey's South African leadership academy, has been acquitted of the charges, and the talk show ... Read more...

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Former matron of Winfrey’s school cleared of sexual abuse charges


October 12th, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 12 (ANI): The former matron of Oprah Winfrey's school, who faced 14 charges relating to the sexual and physical abuse of six girls, has been acquitted of the charges.Virginia ... Read more...

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Oprah Winfrey introduces her students to Obama


October 8th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 08 (ANI): Chat show queen Oprah Winfrey thrilled her students from her academy in South Africa when she introduced them to U.S President Barack Obama.The talk show host launched ... Read more...

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Winfrey arranges meet with Obama for African students


October 7th, 2010 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 7 (IANS) Talk show queen Oprah Winfrey thrilled students from her academy in South Africa by flying them to the US and introducing them to President Barack Obama.The media ... Read more...

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Arundhati Roy, Indra Nooyi among Forbes’ 30 most inspiring women


July 25th, 2010 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 25 (IANS) Indian author and activist Arundhati Roy is ranked third and PepsiCo's India-born chief Indira Nooyi 10th in Forbes list of the world's 30 most inspiring ... Read more...

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Oprah to be honoured by conference for serving “on humanity frontlines “


June 3rd, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 03 (ANI): TV host Oprah Winfrey will receive the Minerva Award at the California Women's Conference in October.California's first lady Maria Shriver will honour the talk show legend at ... Read more...

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Defamation Case Against Oprah Winfrey Settled Outside Court


March 25th, 2010 - 9:44 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Mar 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The popular talk show host, Oprah Winfrey has highlighted several causes in her show but never anticipated that her discussions would make her face a case ... Read more...

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Oprah Settles defamation suit outside court


March 25th, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
March 25, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A defamation lawsuit filed by a headmistress of Oprah Winfrey’s South African girls’ school has been settled by the talk show host. The lawsuit was ... Read more...

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Oprah Winfrey settles defamation suit out of court


March 24th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
New York, March 24 (ANI): Oprah Winfrey has made an out-of-court settlement with the former headmistress of her South African girls academy over a defamation suit.Meeting privately, without lawyers, the two ... Read more...

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Oprah Winfrey told to defend defamation case


March 17th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 17 (ANI): Talk show host Oprah Winfrey has been told by a US judge she must defend a defamation case filed against her by the former headmistress of her ... Read more...

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Oprah Winfrey sells off unwanted clothing, accessories for charity


February 27th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 27 (ANI): Oprah Winfrey has decided to sell her unwanted clothing and accessories for charity.The TV hostess has put up 150 items, including designer shoes, bags and dresses, for ... Read more...

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Oprah Winfrey’s old clothes up for sale


February 27th, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 27 (IANS) Talk show queen Oprah Winfrey is planning to sell off her unwanted clothes and accessories for a good cause. Winfrey has gathered 150 items from her belongings, including ... Read more...

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Newton’s regrets over early romance director John Duigan as a teen


August 18th, 2009 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 18 (ANI): Thandie Newton reportedly regrets starting her career at a young age, and getting into a troubled relationship with director John Duigan as a teen.The actress flew to ... Read more...

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Will Smith sacks headteacher of his Scientology-inspired school


August 10th, 2009 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 10 (ANI): Will Smith and his wife Jada Pinkett Smith have replaced the head of school founded by them with women who has studied Scientology.The actor and his ... Read more...

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Winfrey not to shut down her girls’ school in South Africa


July 3rd, 2009 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 3 (IANS) Chat show queen Oprah Winfrey has denied reports that she is threatening to shut down her girls' school in South Africa following allegations of sexual abuse. The Oprah ... Read more...

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Thandie Newton to teach acting in Oprah Winfrey’s Leadership Academy


June 15th, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 15 (ANI): British actress Thandie Newton will soon be giving acting lessons to children in the slums of South Africa.The 'Crash' star will pass on her talent to girls ... Read more...

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Newton to teach acting to slum kids


June 15th, 2009 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 15 (IANS) "Crash" star Thandie Newton is all set to put her acting skills to good use - she plans to pass on her talent to children in ... Read more...

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Winfrey dismisses ‘isolating accused South African students’ claims


April 8th, 2009 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 8 (ANI): Oprah Winfrey has dismissed allegations that she isolated a group of students dismissed from her South African girls school for sexual misconduct.Seven students at the Oprah Winfrey ... Read more...

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Second sex scandal in South African school ‘disappoints’ Oprah


April 1st, 2009 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 1 (ANI): Oprah Winfrey is 'disappointed' as her all-girls boarding school in South Africa has been hit by a second sex scandal since opening two years ago.According to the ... Read more...

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Oprah’s school lands in second sex scandal in 2 years


March 31st, 2009 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
New York, March 31 (ANI): Oprah Winfrey's girls-only boarding school in South Africa has landed in another sex scandal in less than two years.Seven students at the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy ... Read more...

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Will Smith set to open a High School


March 12th, 2009 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 12 (ANI): Hollywood actor Will Smith, who recently opened a school named Leadership Academy in California with wife Jada Pinkett Smith, is set to open another one very soon.After ... Read more...

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Obama supporter Winfrey accepted $5M from his rival


December 3rd, 2008 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 3 (ANI): Even though American television host Oprah Winfrey was backing President-elect Barack Obama during the elections, she still accepted at least five million dollars from his rival.Winfrey had, ... Read more...

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Oprah Winfrey wants court to dismiss defamation lawsuit


November 25th, 2008 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 25 (ANI): TV talk show host Oprah Winfrey has asked a court to dismiss a defamation case brought by the ex-principal of her girls school in South Africa.According ... Read more...

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Trial of former Oprah Winfrey school matron deferred


August 5th, 2008 - 6:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 5 (ANI): The trial of a former matron at Oprah Winfreys all-girl academy in South Africa has been deferred until October (08).Former dorm matron Tiny Virginia Makopo was held ... Read more...

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Former matron denies child abuse at Oprah Winfrey’’s school


July 30th, 2008 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 30 (ANI): An ex matron at Oprah Winfrey''s school for underprivileged kids in South Africa has pleaded not guilty to charges of child abuse.Virginia Mokgobo was held last year ... Read more...

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ANC chief Zuma to visit India, China


June 7th, 2008 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Johannesburg, June 7 (ANI): African National Congress (ANC) President Jacob Zuma will pay a weeklong visit to India and China, and will leave for two places today.ANC spokesperson Jessie Duarte said ... Read more...

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Engineer dubbed ‘Singapore’s Happiest Person’


April 17th, 2008 - 6:50 pm ICT by admin
DPA Singapore, April 17 (DPA) A 35-year-old engineer was proclaimed "Singapore's Happiest Person" Thursday for his unwavering cheer and ability to inspire similar sentiments in others. Andy Goh, nominated by his colleagues, emerged ... Read more...

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Madge planning to build all-girls school in Malawi


April 2nd, 2008 - 5:55 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 02 (ANI): American pop singer Madonna has revealed that she plans on building an all girls school in Malawi.Madge is following in the footsteps of talk show host ... Read more...

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