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Couple jailed in France for mutilating daughters’ genitals


June 4th, 2012 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 4 (IANS) An African Islamic holy man - alleged to be endowed with magical powers - and his wife have been jailed in France for mutilating the genitals ... Read more...

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UP cop advocates honour killing, NCW wants him suspended


May 9th, 2012 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow/New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) A senior Uttar Pradesh police officer was caught on camera telling an aged man in Saharanpur that he should either kill his daughter, who had ... Read more...

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Harry Potter and the Indian fan - one last magical time (Feature)


July 9th, 2011 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) No more Hogwarts. No more Pottermania. Is it really 'the end'? Fans in India, as around the world, are heartbroken.It was love ... Read more...

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Sathya Sai Baba detractor P.C. Sorcar condoles death


April 24th, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 24 (IANS) Legendary magician P.C. Sorcar Jr, who had replicated the "miracles" of Sathya Sai Baba during a meeting with him 35 years ago, Sunday mourned the death ... Read more...

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Gaga obsessed with unicorns


March 8th, 2011 - 5:52 am ICT by IANS
London, March 8 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga has confessed she is obsessed with unicorns because of their "magical" powers."I'm actually quite obsessed with unicorns. They are in essence a ... Read more...

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Lynn Schnurnberger’s latest book talks about cougar call girls


January 16th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 16 (ANI): Even before former New York Governor Eliot Spitzer's prostitute scandal made headlines, Lynn Schnurnberger had begun writing her new book about cougar call girls.'The Best Laid ... Read more...

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Neverland: Story Of A Never Aging Boy


January 7th, 2011 - 8:13 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
, is playing the lead character Peter Pan.The movie is based on the famous fairy tale by J.M. Barrie. The story starts showing Peter as an orphan, who earns his living ... Read more...

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TV or live shows - it’s magic everywhere!


January 6th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) Magic with comedy, magic with competition or just pure magic - the flavour of magic seems to be in vogue thanks to television and live ... Read more...

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The Hot Shot Eligible Bachelors Of Hollywood: The Craze Is Amazing


December 17th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Rob Pattinson with his steely blue eyes and his hot bod with the utter confidence that he exudes on screen as the cold blooded vampire Edward Cullen is a big hit ... Read more...

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Hot Hot Jackie Shroff


December 6th, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
December 6, 2010 (Showbiz PR Wire): Jaggu dada albeit Jackie Shroff was one of the hottest male around and still looks good but during the shoot of Aneesh Arjun Dev's film 'Bhoot And ... Read more...

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Fake faith healer held for raping seven girls


November 29th, 2010 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 29 (IANS) A fake faith healer, who allegedly raped seven girls after promising their mothers health, wealth and prosperity by his actions, has been arrested and was Monday remanded to ... Read more...

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‘Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows’ Part 1 Gets Positive Reviews


November 19th, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The penultimate Harry Potter movie namely the part 1 of 'Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows' has been released and despite its bleak and sinister mood ... Read more...

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‘Kool Mints’ can help drinkers ’sober up quickly’


November 18th, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 18 (ANI): Former Australian politician Jeff Kennett has claimed that Kool Mints can help sober him up when he is driving after a couple of drinks.The former Victorian premier told ... Read more...

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‘Green Lantern’ Trailer Shows Hunky Ryan Reynolds


November 17th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The fans of hunky Canadian actor Ryan Reynolds have reasons to rejoice about. The sizzling actor who made his mark on the silver screen opposite Sandra ... Read more...

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Gulaal…A Gifted Girl From Kutch: The New Offering By Star Plus


November 17th, 2010 - 2:15 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
'Gulaal' is a story set in the parched village of Talsagra in Kutch and its rival village Rashipur. 'Gulaal' as the name suggests is a character who fills colors in villagers ... Read more...

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3,500-year-old bracelet found in Israel


August 3rd, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Aug 3 (IANS) Israeli authorities Tuesday announced the discovery of a unique bracelet in an excavation in northern Israel, dating back to the late Bronze Age. The "extraordinarily well preserved" ancient bronze ... Read more...

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World’s oldest illustrated Christian manuscript found in Ethiopian monastery


July 6th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 6 (ANI): A coloured manuscript found in a remote Ethiopian monastery could be the oldest illustrated Christian work in the world, experts have claimed.The 1,600 year-old texts are named ... Read more...

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Top Proteas witch doctor predicts glory for England at FIFA WC


June 10th, 2010 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 10 (ANI): Top South African witch doctor Mesi Ramushaba has predicted that England will win this year's World Cup.The Daily Star quoted Ramushaba, whose magical powers allow her to contact ... Read more...

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‘Magical bowl that can cure erectile dysfunction’


January 18th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 18n (ANI): Mohd Nor Daud of Kampung Seberang Jerteh claims that an antique Chinese bowl passed on to him by his father possesses magical powers and can even cure ... Read more...

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Devotees on both sides of border pay respects to Hindu saint


June 25th, 2009 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Chamliyal (India-Pakistan border), June 25 (IANS) Thousands of devotees gathered Thursday in this Jammu and Kashmir village, barely 200 metres from the India-Pakistan border, for the annual festival in the memory of ... Read more...

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Merlin: The New Fantasy Fiction On NBC


June 22nd, 2009 - 6:04 pm ICT by GD
With a broadcasting of two episodes on the NBC from June 21,it seems that the new Merlin series is already gaining a lot of popularity. Catering to the teenage inclination towards ... Read more...

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Pakistan Rangers to take part in Chamliyal fair


June 22nd, 2009 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, June 22 (IANS) Pakistani Rangers will pay obeisance at the shrine of Hindu saint Baba Chamliyal here Thursday despite the chill in relations between the two neighbouring countries post 26/11 Mumbai ... Read more...

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Movie Review: Maruti Mera Dost (2009)


June 5th, 2009 - 3:36 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Maruti Mera Dost: Too juvenileRating: 1.5 out of 5*Starring: Chandrachur Singh, Ritika Srivasatava, Eric Nanda, Sushmita Mukherjee, Vindoo Dara Singh and Murli SharmaDirector: Manikya RajuEight year old, Rameshwari (Ritika) loses her ... Read more...

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Boy chosen by Dalai Lama denounces Buddhist order


June 1st, 2009 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 1 (ANI): A boy chosen by the Dalai Lama as the reincarnation of the spiritual leader has caused embarrassment by turning his back on the Buddhist order.Osel Hita ... Read more...

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Ancient Egyptians thought ”green magic” would keep child mummies healthy in afterlife


February 6th, 2009 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 6 (ANI): The discovery of a rare mummified child with a bright green amulet stone, once thought to hold magical powers, has led scientist to believe that the ancient ... Read more...

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Fashion dolls plot to edge out Barbie, 50


February 6th, 2009 - 11:33 am ICT by IANS
Nuremberg (Germany), Feb 6 (DPA) Barbie, the original fashion doll, turns an ageless 50 next month and must fight off a string of equally skinny challengers vying for attention from the world's ... Read more...

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‘Kung Fu Panda’ co-director to helm live-action ‘He-Man’ movie


January 31st, 2009 - 1:28 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 30 (IANS) John Stevenson, co-director of “Kung Fu Panda”, is to make his live-action debut with an adaptation of cartoon series “He-Man and the Masters of the Universe”.Contactmusic.com reports, Stevenson ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan border village celebrates festival of harmony


June 26th, 2008 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
Chamalyal (Jammu and Kashmir), June 26 (IANS) Several thousand Hindus and Muslims Thursday took part in an annual festival in this Jammu and Kashmir village touching the India-Pakistan border in memory of ... Read more...

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He beats holy men at their own game


June 13th, 2008 - 10:25 am ICT by IANS
By Jeevan Mathew Kurian Kozhikode, June 13 (IANS) He walks barefoot over glowing embers, conjures up sacred ash with a wave of his hand or produces gold chains in the twinkle of an ... Read more...

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Vettori plays down impact of high-tech bowlers’ trousers


June 5th, 2008 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 5 (ANI): New Zealand cricket captain Daniel Vettori hgas played down the use of high-tech bowlers' trousers, specially designed to put the shine on the ball, for the third ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Animation film ‘Ghatotkach’ premiers in Mumbai


May 23rd, 2008 - 6:09 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai,May 23 (ANI) :The premiere of the much awaited animation film 'Ghatotkach-Master of Magic' was held in Mumbai on Thursday. The film is an international collaboration of six countries namely United States, ... Read more...

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‘Ghatothkach’ is brand ambassador for elephant campaign


May 15th, 2008 - 4:00 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, May 15 (IANS) The character of Ghatothkach in the upcoming animation film "Ghatothkach - Master of Magic" has been adopted as a brand ambassador by People for Ethical Treatment to Animals ... Read more...

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