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Arm candy, one-night stands…flip side of V-Day


February 11th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) Valentine's Day is meant to be about love and romance. But there are many who try to hook up so they can show off ... Read more...

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Baking love - with truffles and tiramisu!


February 10th, 2011 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) Why are many youngsters - who may otherwise not step into their kitchens for cooking - suddenly learning to bake hand-rolled truffles, heart-shaped cookies and ... Read more...

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I want to make my absence felt: Anupam Kher (Interview)


February 9th, 2011 - 9:42 am ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) Having done 400 films in a span of nearly 30 years, veteran actor Anupam Kher is staying away from the big screen. He says ... Read more...

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How about glowing skin as V-day gift


February 6th, 2011 - 11:12 am ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) If you've tried everything to keep your girlfriend happy - from irresistible chocolates and romantic night-outs to flowers, then perhaps it's time to gift her ... Read more...

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India’s homosexuals romance in toilets, stores


February 5th, 2011 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Feb 5 (IANS) They say love has no boundaries. But many same sex couples in India rue that despite homosexuality being decriminalised, they cannot publicly display affection. Toilets ... Read more...

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What makes Bollywood singers, choreographers love TV


January 12th, 2011 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Noticed the surfeit of Bollywood singers and choreographers on TV? Not only are music and dance reality shows giving them a good source of ... Read more...

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Demystifying the dilemma of turning 30!


January 2nd, 2011 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) What is it with the number 30 that gets women all worked up? Filmmaker Alankrita Srivastava's "Turning 30" deals with this touchy subject that ... Read more...

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It was the year of newbies in Bollywood with 150 debuts (2010 in Retrospect)


December 27th, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Dec 27 (IANS) For Bollywood's A-listers the going was tough in 2010, but a whole lot of fresh talent came as a breather for the Hindi film ... Read more...

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Not just plum, Christmas has more flavours this season (With Recipes)


December 22nd, 2010 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) For years, proof of the pudding lay in the plum cake on Christmas, but bakers in Delhi say flavours ranging from cranberry, raisins, peppermint to ... Read more...

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Bollywood grooves to salsa, latino beats


December 11th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) "I wanna tell you 'bout a dance that's goin' around, everybody's doin' it from the grownups down". The famous Rolling Stones number holds good ... Read more...

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Supermodel image has faded over the years, say models


November 23rd, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) There was time when people would swoon over ramp models, but over the years the magic seems to have faded. Industry insiders agree that ... Read more...

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Michelle promised to return, say girls from Punjab, Rajasthan


November 9th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) It was the first time that they had travelled on a train, seen a shopping mall, and visited a city like Delhi, but for four school girls ... Read more...

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Richa Sharma turns rapper for ‘Thank You Obama’


November 4th, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) After featuring in Bollywood numbers and devotional songs, singer Richa Sharma has now turned rapper with a song for the upcoming moive "Thank You ... Read more...

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For many, bikini wax makes bridal makeover complete


October 29th, 2010 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) Bridal makeovers are no longer limited to the face and hairdo. Getting a bikini wax has become a ritual for Indian women who are getting ... Read more...

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Want to be a DJ? Here’s how!


October 13th, 2010 - 9:41 am ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) With techno, trance, and hip hop taking over young minds, DJing has become a serious career option in India now. Experts say passion for music, ... Read more...

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CWG schedule: Day Six


October 9th, 2010 - 1:21 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) Following is the schedule of Commonwealth Games events Saturday.Thirty two gold medals, including two in para sports, will be decided Friday on the fifth day of the ... Read more...

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‘New show is about physically challenged people’


September 30th, 2010 - 10:10 am ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) Her shortcoming has become her biggest asset. Juhi Aslam, ridiculed for being much shorter than most people, says she has a real life connect with ... Read more...

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Key to fashion statement is figuring out body type


September 21st, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Don't despair if you don't have the curves to flaunt. The key to making a fashion statement and attracting compliments lies in first identifying your ... Read more...

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I want to do a hardcore action film: Rahul Bose (Interview)


September 21st, 2010 - 9:09 am ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Rahul Bose is dying to do an action film as he is passionate about sports but says an emphatic no to typical Bollywood potboilers. ... Read more...

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Ayurvedic spa packages ready for Games tourists (With Images)


September 15th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Most spas in the capital are preparing irresistible ayurvedic massage packages for Commonwealth Games (CWG) players and tourists, knowing well the lure of Indian culture ... Read more...

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Time is right for luxury watches in India, but no place


September 1st, 2010 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) Luxury watch brands like Rolex, Bvlgari, Omega, Tissot and Longines are eyeing the booming market in India, but they say expanding business is a tough ... Read more...

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Plastic or metal, toe rings catch up with city feet


August 11th, 2010 - 9:40 am ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) Time was when only married Indian women would wear them. But now 'bichchiyas' or traditional toe rings have become a fashion accessory for city girls. ... Read more...

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Easy ways to get rid of hair problems this monsoon


June 28th, 2010 - 9:36 am ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) Rains are nearly here, and so are the hair fears. Oily scalp, hair fall, dull hair and dandruff are the problems that crop up during ... Read more...

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Performing an item song would be awesome: Beauty queen Amin Dhillon


June 15th, 2010 - 9:08 am ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) Here's a beauty queen with a difference. Like her peers, Miss India Worldwide Canada Amin Dhillon also wants to join Bollywood, but only as an ... Read more...

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Summer bonanza awaits children on television


May 13th, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) It's not just children who are looking forward to the summer vacations. For TV channels catering to them, it's a great time to lure young ... Read more...

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IndiPop culture died, killed my music career: Suchitra Krishnamoorthi


May 11th, 2010 - 9:25 am ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) Suchitra Krishnamoorthi, who released hit albums like "Dole Dole", "Dum Tara" in the 1990s, has faded away from the music scene. The actress-singer says ... Read more...

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New but not raw - Bollywood newcomers come prepared


April 22nd, 2010 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) The mantra in Bollywood is no more about learning on the job, but coming prepared before the director calls "action". Newcomers venturing into the ... Read more...

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My ‘lovely ladies’ helped me with intimate scenes: Vivek Oberoi (Interview)


March 29th, 2010 - 9:06 am ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) Vivek Oberoi has done many daring stunts for his film "Prince - It's Showtime", but when it came to intimate scenes, it was his ... Read more...

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I want to be a trendsetter like my dad: Luv Sinha


March 27th, 2010 - 9:28 am ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, March 27 (IANS) Another actor son makes his debut next week. And Luv Sinha, the son of actor-politician Shatrughan Sinha, is unabashed about following in his father's ... Read more...

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Here’s a hair-raising trend, thanks to celebs!


March 8th, 2010 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) If you are worried about a receding hairline, don't go into hiding. Just follow in the footsteps of Bollywood actor Salman Khan or cricketer ... Read more...

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I am on right track: Producer Ritesh Sidhwani


February 22nd, 2010 - 10:39 am ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) In a short span, 39-year-old producer Ritesh Sidhwani has not only churned out successful films like "Dil Chahta Hai" and "Rock On!" but also ... Read more...

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Repetition of roles a big no no: Divya Dutta


February 17th, 2010 - 9:45 am ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) After a sweeping performance in "Delhi-6", Divya Dutta does not want to be straitjacketed in any image and wants to look different and refreshing in ... Read more...

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Condom sales rise ahead of V-Day


February 10th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) The sale of flowers, cards and chocolates goes up during Valentine's week, but very few know that the demand for condoms and contraceptive pills also ... 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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I’ve shaved after two years for ‘Mahayatra’: Manish Goyal


January 11th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) TV actor Manish Goyal is back on the tube with a bang as the host of STAR Plus' latest reality show "Mahayatra" but sans his ... Read more...

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