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John Lennon’s ‘Imagine’ microphones up for grabs


April 30th, 2011 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 30 (ANI): John Lennon's microphones and equipment, through which he recorded early solo albums and hit song 'Imagine', are set to go under hammer.The former Beatle had the equipment installed ... Read more...

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Kate Middleton’s parents eye Camilla’s old manor house


March 22nd, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 22 (ANI): The parents of bride-to-be Kate Middleton are said to have gone and taken a look at a substantial manor house that is up for sale and which ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks founder’s extradition trial begins in Britain


February 7th, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 7 (IANS) Australian whistle-blower and founder of WikiLeaks website Julian Assange Monday appeared in a British court for the hearing of his extradition to Sweden over allegations of sexual assaults.Assange's ... Read more...

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WWI soldiers’ autograph book found in Cambridgeshire


January 24th, 2011 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 24 (ANI): A book containing inscriptions written by World War I soldiers has been discovered in Cambridgeshire.The autograph book, which was written at a military hospital more than 90 years ... Read more...

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Amateur archaeologists discover lost medieval village


October 12th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 12 (ANI): Amateur archaeologists in the Vale of Glamorgan have discovered a hidden medieval village.The discovery was made behind the railway viaduct at Porthkerry near Barry.The Time Signs ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga to buy $28 million home?


July 17th, 2010 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 17 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga is planning to buy a home worth $28 million. The "Poker Face" singer is said to be interested in an eight-bed country manor house ... Read more...

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No reconciliation with Winslet, says Mendes


July 14th, 2010 - 5:01 am ICT by IANS
London, July 14 (IANS) Sam Mendes' representative has dismissed reports the British director is preparing to reconcile with estranged wife Kate Winslet, insisting there is "no truth" to the speculation. The stars announced ... Read more...

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Partho-Sasanian architectural remains found in Iran’s Ultan Fortress


August 17th, 2009 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 17 (ANI): A new season of excavations at the ancient citadel of Ultan Fortress in Iran has led to discoveries of architectural antiquities spanning from the Parthian dynasty (248 BCE-224 ... Read more...

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Linkenholt, an English village, gets sold


July 19th, 2009 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Cynthia Chandran Linkenholt (UK), July 19 (IANS) Going once, going twice. Sold. This picture postcard village in Hampshire, over 100 km from central London, is now owned by 61-year-old Swedish billionaire Stefan ... Read more...

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Whole village up for sale for PS22m


March 8th, 2009 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 8 (ANI): A village, which has a cricket club, a shop and a large three-storey manor house, has been put up for sale for 22.5 million pounds.The historic village ... Read more...

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Pete Doherty’s house a mess


January 29th, 2009 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 29 (IANS) Troubled British rocker Pete Doherty might live in a quaint country manor house, but the interiors resemble a junk shop.The fact came out when Doherty allowed his house ... Read more...

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The real life Tess of the d”Urbervilles revealed


September 16th, 2008 - 6:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 16 (ANI): Augusta Bugler, a Dorset resident, was the woman who inspired Thomas Hardys Tess of the d''Urbervilles in 1888, reveals her daughter Norrie Woodhall.According to Norrie, the famous ... Read more...

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Sting splashes out 13.4m pounds on luxury apartment in NYC


April 14th, 2008 - 5:25 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr 14 (ANI): Rocker Sting has just doled out 13.4 million pounds for a luxury apartment in New York.The building is 43-storeys tall and home to some of Americas wealthiest ... Read more...

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700 people gatecrash Brit girls 18th birthday party!


March 17th, 2008 - 4:49 pm ICT by admin
London, Mar 17 (ANI): A pupil at Torquay Grammar School has admitted that her 18th birthday party got a bit out of hand when 700 people gate-crashed it.Sarah Ruscoe had expected ... Read more...

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Kevin Pietersen to wed Jessica Taylor in a Wiltshire manor house


December 29th, 2007 - 2:14 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec 29 (ANI): England cricket ace Kevin Pietersen is set to tie the knot with Liberty X star Jessica Taylor over the weekend.Sources say that the service will take place in ... Read more...

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