mannerism

Tannishtha mastered Kutchi dialect, thanks to local teacher (With Image)


August 7th, 2012 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 7 (IANS) Actress Tannishtha Chatterjee, who plays a Kutchi villager in Girish Malik's "Jal", had to undergo an intense workshop with the locals to pick their native accent.Instead ... Read more...

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B-town mourns loss of Rajesh Khanna, the ‘phenomenon’


July 18th, 2012 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 18 (IANS) For some he defined romance on screen, for some his heart-warming performances brought tears, and for a whole lot of Bollywood celebrities Rajesh Khanna, Hindi ... Read more...

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Women pretends to be UP legislator, arrested


May 29th, 2012 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 29 (IANS) A woman was arrested Tuesday outside the Vidhan Sabha Bhawan here when she tried to enter the high security premises, pretending to be a legislator.The woman ... Read more...

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At 84, Parkash Singh Badal towers over all


March 7th, 2012 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 7 (IANS) After Mandela, Badal. Did you know that Parkash Singh Badal, who could be Punjab chief minister for the fifth time, is the longest political prisoner ... Read more...

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Pixie Lott prefers mannerism over good looks


January 8th, 2012 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 8 (IANS) Singer Pixie Lott says personality is more important for her than looks and that's the reason she likes gentlemen.The 20-year-old is in a relationship with ... Read more...

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Amartya Sen links Dhaka movement with his fight against cancer


February 2nd, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 2 (IANS) Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen has linked his fight against cancer to the movement for protecting Bengali language and culture in then East Pakistan, saying the two coincided ... Read more...

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Philippines Catches Women Faking As Nuns Going To Lebanon


January 30th, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Six women pretending to be nuns were caught at the Manila airport of Philippines and the authorities reported that they were trying to go to Lebanon. ... Read more...

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Amitabh Bachchan Touched By Aamir Khan’s Surprise Visit


December 29th, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Bollywood ‘Shahenshah’ Amitabh Bachchan and perfectionist Aamir Khan has always admired each other and shares a very wonderful relation. The mutual respect between these two actors has brought them closer. ... Read more...

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Drivers trained in English for easy commuting during Games


August 23rd, 2010 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) Foreign athletes and guests, who will be flying down here for the Commonwealth Games, now won't have to face a language barrier. All they will need to ... Read more...

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Chandigarh to have tourism police


June 29th, 2010 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 29 (IANS) With Chandigarh fast turning into a favourite of tourists, authorities of the union territory are planning to have a special tourism police with knowledge of English and some ... Read more...

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India’s first transgender celebrates birthday


May 8th, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 8 (ANI): Rose Venkatesan, India's first transgender to become a television host celebrated her first birthday as a woman.Thirty-year-old Rose underwent a sex-change surgery in March this year ... Read more...

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Mimicry: Hina’s hidden talent unveiled


March 20th, 2010 - 8:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
March 20, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Hina Khan aka Akshara of Yeh rishta kya kehlata hai fame is a bit of an unknown commodity to the outer word especially to the media. ... Read more...

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Casanova’s Steamy Memoirs To Be Available Online


February 19th, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Paris, Feb 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Giovanni Giacomo Casanova's own hand written manuscript will be soon displayed for public viewing in the French National Library. On Thursday Frederic Mitterand, the French ... Read more...

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I learnt about bartending for new film : Mimoh Chakraborty


January 19th, 2010 - 10:06 am ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) Mimoh Chakraborty, the son of veteran actor Mithun Chakraborty, believes in getting into the skin of his characters - so much so that he went ... Read more...

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Member of Parliament Sachin Pilot’s Paa connection


December 3rd, 2009 - 5:56 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Abhishek Bachchan who plays Paa to his own father Amitabh Bachchan in Paa but he also plays the character of politician a Member of the Parliament in the ... Read more...

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‘Paa’ is an emotional film: Director


November 5th, 2009 - 11:27 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 5 (IANS) The film "Paa", in which Amitabh Bachchan plays a patient of a rare disorder called progeria is not an educational movie, but in fact an "emotional story ... Read more...

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Kamal Ka Kamaal!


October 20th, 2009 - 2:54 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
If you have been watching Bigg Boss regularly, you would have by now known that Kamal Rashid Khan is quiet unpopular amongst all the housemates.His mannerism and attitude in particular are ... Read more...

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Vinod Khanna plays a Naxalite Kobad Ghandy like character in RED ALERT


October 17th, 2009 - 5:04 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Ananth Mahadevan, the director of RED ALERT- The War within says, "The film couldn't have been more timely. It reflects today's headlines. Viewers might also find shades of Kobad Ghandy in ... Read more...

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Priyanka Chopra follows in her mum’s footsteps!


September 19th, 2009 - 8:47 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Playing dozen of characters in Ashutosh Gowariker's "What's Your Rashee' gave Piggy Chops stressful moments all the time, while shooting for the film, but one such character that she easily picked ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh will be in much demand at G20: Financial Times (Lead)


April 1st, 2009 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 1 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will be sought after at the G20 summit, says the Financial Times that has a full-page interview with him ahead of the crucial ... Read more...

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Nana Monkey-ing around.


March 13th, 2009 - 3:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Well yes, Nana Patekar sports a very toned and raw look as a CBI Officer in his upcoming film Ek - The Power of One. We hear that, Nana was content with ... Read more...

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Shabnam Lone defies boycott call, says yes to polls


November 20th, 2008 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
By Parvez butt Srinagar, Nov 20 (ANI): Defying a poll boycott call, Shabnam Lone, daughter of slain Hurriyat Conference leader Abdul Gani Lone has decided to contest the state assembly election as ... Read more...

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What annoys us? At the end of the day, it’s not rocket science


November 7th, 2008 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 7 (IANS) Indians may be accused of a fondness for English-language clichés, but Britons use some expressions so frequently they have been classed as irritating.In fact, they have been positively ... Read more...

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Oxford’’s top ten most irritating phrases


November 7th, 2008 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 7 (ANI): There are some phrases and words that drive us literally mad. Now, researchers at Oxford University have compiled a list of top ten most irritating expressions. The expression ... Read more...

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Friendly auto-rickshaws to greet tourists in Coimbatore


August 5th, 2008 - 9:09 pm ICT by ANI
By Jehova G Coimbatore, Aug. 5 (ANI): Coimbatore, described as the Manchester of India, is abuzz with tourists throughout the year, as Nilgiris-bound tourists intending to holiday in Ooty, Coonoor or Kotagiri ... Read more...

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Meet the robot with a repertoire of human emotions, learning capability


June 21st, 2008 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, June 21 (ANI): Victoria University researchers has unveiled a robot that has the capability of showing a repertoire of human emotions, including fear, surprise, happiness, sadness, and anger.Engineering professor Dale ... Read more...

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American Gandhi in India to spread Gandhian values


January 16th, 2008 - 6:21 pm ICT by admin
By Ashwini Kaushal Chandigarh, Jan 16 (ANI): It's rare that one gets to hear of someone who takes after Mahatama Gandhi not just in attire and mannerism but also in philosophy. 70-year-old ... Read more...

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