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Kate Middleton’s dress rakes in 10 million in ticket sales


July 19th, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Buckingham Palace has announced that Kate Middleton’s wedding gown became the star attraction during last year’s exhibition at the palace. The Sarah Burton bridal gown attracted ... Read more...

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Hudson, the make-up artist


June 29th, 2012 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 29 (IANS) Actress Kate Hudson loves experimenting with different looks and practices her cosmetic skills on her friends.She ensures her friends look picture perfect when they ... Read more...

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Video games improve shooting accuracy


May 1st, 2012 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 1 (IANS) Just 20 minutes of playing a violent video game turned players into more accurate shooters when firing a realistic gun at a mannequin and were more ... Read more...

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British Muslims on trial for ‘execute gays’ leaflets


January 11th, 2012 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 11 (IANS) Five Muslim men in Britain have been charged with distributing leaflets calling for gay people to be executed.The men distributed the leaflets outside a mosque in ... Read more...

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Japanese company creates human photocopier


October 13th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 13 (IANS) Japanese start-up company 'Real-f' creates an ultra realistic mask of your face by clicking its still images.Masks made by Real-f, which describes itself as a ... Read more...

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Motorcycle helmets could make you hard of hearing


July 31st, 2011 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 31 (IANS) Motorcycle helmets may be protecting bikers' brains but they could also be leaving them vulnerable to hearing loss. Kennedy O. Adetifa, M. Carley, N. Holt and ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

No Twitter for Blake Lively


June 2nd, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 2 (IANS) Actress Blake Lively has revealed she won't join Twitter because she is already sick of hearing about herself."People ask me why I don't tweet. Honestly, I'm ... Read more...

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Life-size Barbie’s shocking dimensions reveal dangers of eating disorders


April 22nd, 2011 - 7:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 22 (ANI): A former anorexia sufferer has created a life-sized Barbie as a means to raising awareness about the dangers of eating disorders.The mannequin, which stands 5ft 9in tall, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Sotheby’s sells pre-Gagarin spacecraft for $2.8 million


April 13th, 2011 - 10:31 am ICT by IANS
New York, April 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Vostok 3KA-2 space capsule that carried a mannequin and a dog into space as a rehearsal for Yury Gagarin's manned space mission has ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Lagerfeld only wants designers who draw


February 24th, 2011 - 6:43 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 24 (IANS) German fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld cannot stand designers who don't draw as he says they're being "dishonest" about their abilities.The 77-year-old designer spends a lot of his free ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Kanye West’s ‘Monster’ track gets controversial responses


January 24th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 24 (ANI): Rapper Kanye West's new video clip for his song 'Monster' has received controversial responses from critics, fans and commentators, with some saying its awesome, while others called ... Read more...

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Aamir Khan: Down The Memory Lane With Favorite Childhood Flicks


January 17th, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Bollywood star Aamir Khan who has the nation at his feet each time any of his flick is released is also quite a film buff himself. The perfectionist star is ... Read more...

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Kate Moss to record album with boyfriend Jamie Hince?


December 31st, 2010 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 31 (ANI): Rumours have surfaced this week that Kate Moss is up for yet another career shift.According to the Daily Mail, the supermodel is recording a new ... Read more...

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Accessories With A Sensible Touch


December 23rd, 2010 - 12:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Fashion is something which tends to get individualistic after a point. To follow fashion fads blindly and to carefully plan out the fashion that individuals should follow are certainly something ... Read more...

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Size zero is unhealthy, says Rihanna


May 25th, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, May 25 (ANI): Singer Rihanna has slammed the size zero trend, tagging it unhealthy and impractical."You shouldn't be pressured into trying to be thin by the fashion industry, because they ... Read more...

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Kim Cattrall Isn’t Like Samantha Jones


May 11th, 2010 - 9:29 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 11, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Kim Cattrall, whose career is defined by her role of witty maneater Samantha Jones in the hit TV series, Sex and the City often disappoints people ... Read more...

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Palkon Ki Chhaon Mein to end?


May 6th, 2010 - 8:13 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 6, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):There's been plenty of speculation surrounding the fate of few shows on Imagine TV as new shows are waiting in the wings. Balaji Telefilms' Sarvagunn Sampann solved ... Read more...

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Bangkok eatery promotes safe sex by dressing up ‘Woods’ in condoms!


April 1st, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 1 (ANI): A Bangkok restaurant used Tiger Woods' statue dressed in condoms to promote safe sex. The life-size mannequin, dressed in Nike brand attire all made of condoms, was created ... Read more...

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Restaurant promotes safe sex with condom-covered Woods’ statue


April 1st, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, April 1 (IANS) A restaurant in Bangkok is promoting safe sex with a statue of golfer Tiger Woods dressed in condoms, a media report said Thursday. Created by food and ... Read more...

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Style watch: Roshni Chopra likes to mix and match


February 23rd, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
February 23, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Our Bollywood babes have been known for their fashion endeavors, from styling their characters in films to flaunting their best on the red carpet. In a ... Read more...

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JLo’s ‘Gigli’ named worst romantic comedy


February 11th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 11 (IANS) Hollywood actors Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez movie "Gigli" has been named the Worst Romantic Comedy of all time in a new St. Valentine's Day poll. The film ... Read more...

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Taylor Swift eyes Hollywood career


December 17th, 2009 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 17 (ANI): Taylor Swift hopes to land bigger roles in Hollywood after her cameo in new movie 'Valentine's Day.'The singer shares the screen with real life 'boyfriend' Taylor Lautner ... Read more...

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Taylor Lautner beheads Kanye West in ‘revenge’ spoof


December 15th, 2009 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, December 15 (ANI): Twilight star Taylor Lautner appeared to have taken revenge by beheading a Kanye West mannequin for disgracing his 'girlfriend' Taylor Swift at this year's MTV Video Music ... Read more...

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Taylor Lautner pounds Kanye West


December 15th, 2009 - 3:40 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Actor Taylor Lautner recently spoke about his rumored relationship with singer Taylor Swift. He joked about there being a lot of rumours about him dating a country singer, but he is ... Read more...

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Taylor Lautner Amazes Viewers On SNL


December 14th, 2009 - 8:43 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri, Dec.14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Twilight fans were in for a treat as their Jacob Black aka Taylor Lautner rocked the Saturday Night Live on Dec 12, in his last attempt ... Read more...

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Now read 100 of Gulzar’s favourite lyrics in English too


October 4th, 2009 - 10:30 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 4 (IANS) Oscar award winning lyricist Gulzar has handpicked 100 of his best works that have been translated into English by scriptwriter Sunjoy Shekhar for an anthology titled ... Read more...

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Barbra Streisand still plays with dolls


September 26th, 2009 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 26 (IANS) At 67, singing legend Barbra Streisand still plays with dolls. The veteran was poor when she was growing up and so makes up for it now by treating herself ... Read more...

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New pics reveal secrets of MJ’s death mansion


August 6th, 2009 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 6 (ANI): New pictures of Michael Jackson's Los Angeles home where he died of an apparent cardiac arrest unravels a lot about his eccentric tastes.The snaps show the bed ... Read more...

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Britney ‘to add new dance routines to her ‘Circus’ tour’


July 14th, 2009 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 14(ANI): Britney Spears plans to add new dance routines to her 'Circus' tour to ensure that she doesn't get bored and her fans find something new in her ... Read more...

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When Zac Efron got trapped in a theatre seat


June 28th, 2009 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 28 (ANI): Zac Efron has revealed that he was "mortified" when he got accidentally trapped in a theatre seat during the filming of High School Musical 3: Senior ... Read more...

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Grandma’s Boy- Different strokes


June 20th, 2009 - 3:37 am ICT by GD
Was the 3 year old boy staying with his grandmother in Pound Ridge found? No, he was missing and after 15 minutes from the time he was reported missing he was ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Palin fan mistakenly bids on effigy with noose on eBay!


January 25th, 2009 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 25 (ANI): A Sarah Palin supporter won an eBay auction to own a mannequin of the Alaska governor, only to find out that the look-alike statue was actually an ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Swedish scientists make body-swapping a virtual reality


December 3rd, 2008 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 3 (ANI): Cognitive neuroscientists at the Swedish medical university Karolinska Institutet (KI) have successfully created the illusion of body swapping by making subjects perceive the bodies of mannequins and ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Now, a Sarah Palin effigy hung by a noose for Halloween fun!


October 28th, 2008 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 28 (ANI): An owner of a home in California has hung a mannequin dressed as Sarah Palin by a noose, saying that it is part of her scary Halloween ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hair, surprisingly, offers very little protection from harmful UV rays


September 13th, 2008 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 13 (ANI): A full head of hair provides very little protection for your scalp from harmful UV rays, says a new study published in the journal Photochemistry and Photobiology.The ... Read more...

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