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Parineeti to endorse deodorant brand


September 18th, 2012 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) Parineeti Chopra, known for her bubbly image on the big screen, has been named brand ambassador of CavinKare's range Spinz.The 24-year-old says she finds a ... Read more...

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Britons preferring a hug to a handshake


May 24th, 2012 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 24 (IANS) Britons seem to be shedding their traditional reserve. They are doing away with greeting each other with a formal handshake and have started preferring a casual ... Read more...

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Bloggers: Latest brand ambassadors to sell products


April 17th, 2012 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) A friend asks you to try a product she vouches for. Chances are you will go ahead and buy it the next time you ... Read more...

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BAI gets green signal for Indian Open


March 21st, 2012 - 1:36 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) The Badminton World Federation (BWF) Tuesday gave the green signal to the Badminton Association of India (BAI) to host the Yonex Sunrise India Open here ... Read more...

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China to rate films for the first time


February 1st, 2012 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 1 (IANS) Ratings for movies have existed in countries like the US and Japan for years. Chinese audiences, however, have been left in the dark when it comes ... Read more...

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Fighting once a week? It’s good for marriage


January 11th, 2012 - 11:01 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) Forty-four percent of married couples across India agree that the key to a long and happy marriage is having fights more than once a week, ... Read more...

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Mexican singer is new face of Pepsi in Argentina


October 14th, 2011 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
Miami, Oct 14 (IANS/EFE) Mexican singer Cristian Castro, preparing to launch a new album, is also the star of a new Pepsi ad campaign in Argentina."It's a campaign that strengthens ... Read more...

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Ikea slammed for using Mafia stereotypes in advert


April 18th, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 18 (ANI): International home products company Ikea has been accused of using offensive Mafia cultural stereotypes in an advertisement to promote its new kitchen range.The advertisement titled Very Good Fellas, ... Read more...

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Educate as many kids as possible, Rani Mukerji urges people


April 5th, 2011 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 5 (IANS) After doing various roles on big screen, Bollywood actress Rani Mukerji is set for a new role in real life - she endorses Procter & Gamble's ... Read more...

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Mobile phones promote people’s power in Egypt, Libya


March 8th, 2011 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 8 (IANS) Mobile phones are the best way of keeping democracy alive in repressive regimes, says a political scientist."In Egypt, Google's marketing manager would have never managed to ... Read more...

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Released ‘anti-govt’ Google manager vows to clear out ‘all rubbish’ from Egypt


February 8th, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
Cairo, Feb 8 (ANI): Wael Ghonim, a Google Inc. marketing manager who was released over 10 days after being detained for protesting against the Egyptian government, has said that he, along with ... Read more...

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Most international students in New Zealand are from India: Report


January 31st, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Jan 31 (ANI): India has reportedly become the largest source of new international students in New Zealand.Nearly 9000 student permits have reportedly been issued to Indian students. First-time students accounted ... Read more...

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Lara Bingle ’still associated with Speedo’


January 30th, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 30 (ANI): It seems Lara Bingle's association with Speedo is not over yet.Bingle, technically still the face of this summer's campaign, made an in-store appearance at the swimwear brand's Chatswood ... Read more...

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We’ve got a lot in common with cougars: Kiwi police’s hiring ad says


January 7th, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Jan 7 (ANI): The New Zealand Police have launched a campaign to hire school leavers and under-25s, with their ads saying we like 'em young.Some of the ads read: "We've got ... Read more...

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Nanny shortage hits Chinese cities


January 6th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 6 (IANS) With the holiday season round the corner, China is facing an acute nanny shortage! Even the promise of a decent salary is not enough to attract one.The house ... Read more...

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UAE court tries Pak brothers charged for running ‘Qa’eda-linked jihadi group’


December 28th, 2010 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
Abu Dhabi, Dec 28 (ANI): Two Pakistan nationals accused of running a jihadi organisation, and aiding and abetting al Qa'eda have gone on trial in the United Arab Emirates.The two brothers from ... Read more...

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Brit grad lands dream job by setting up own website to advertise talents


December 15th, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 15 (ANI): A graduate in Britain has landed his dream job after he set up his own website to advertise his talents.Kyle Clarke, 23, a Newcastle University graduate was fed-up ... Read more...

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Kiwi women ’spend and stress more over Christmas gifts’


December 11th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Dec 11 (ANI): A new survey in New Zealand has shown that women tend to spend more on Christmas gifts and feel more stressed about the holiday season than men.The latest ... Read more...

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Speedo dumps Lara Bingle for ex Miss Universe Rachael Finch


December 3rd, 2010 - 3:44 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 3 (ANI): Beachwear brand Speedo has reportedly cut ties with Lara Bingle and signed former Miss Universe Rachael Finch as its new face.Bingle's 250,000-dollar-a-year contract with the swimwear label has ... Read more...

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For business, VAT 69 bottle gets new curves!


November 23rd, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Chandigarh, Nov 23 (IANS) It's the old VAT 69 in a new bottle. The premium drinks brand has got into a new shape - with more curves - to take ... Read more...

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Dacoits loot gold worth over Rs.1 crore (Lead)


October 30th, 2010 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Oct 30 (IANS) About a dozen armed dacoits looted cash, mobile phones and jewellery worth over Rs.1 crore from a finance company in Ghaziabad Saturday, police said.The incident took place around ... Read more...

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Gold worth Rs.one crore looted


October 30th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Oct 30 (IANS) About a dozen armed dacoits looted cash and jewellery worth over Rs.one crore from a finance company's Ghaziabad branch Saturday, police said.The incident took place around 9.30 a.m. ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga named most played artist on radio last year


October 20th, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 20 (ANI): Hail the new queen of radio - Lady Gaga - who is the most played artist on the British radio over past 12 months.Airplay monitoring body Nielsen Music ... Read more...

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World record for human mattress dominoes broken by 400 Brits


October 4th, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 4 (ANI): Britain may now be the new holder of the world record for human mattress dominoes, after 400 people took part in the event.The attempt was made by ... Read more...

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Mattel “toyologist” competition sparks child exploitation fears


September 28th, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 28 (ANI): Mattel's competition to find two Australian children, who would be willing to accept more than 200 dollars in toys each month for a year in exchange for online ... Read more...

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IGNOU spreads wings in Africa via tele-education


September 10th, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhulika Sonkar New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) The life of Francis Mbangwa, a Kenyan farmer in his late 20s, revolved around crops and fertiliser. He would eagerly wait for the harvest season, ... Read more...

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Australian men becoming ‘too soft’


September 5th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 5 (IANS) Australian men are now becoming "too soft" and have "ditched their manhood to become metrosexuals". A survey was conducted among "Aussie blokes", which said that the findings were ... Read more...

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Nanna knickers - the must have undies thanks to ‘Mad Men’


August 28th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 28 (ANI): The sale of high-waisted undies in the UK has gone up by more than 40 percent over the past three months, with nanna knickers becoming more in-demand.Lingerie experts ... Read more...

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Singer Shaan donates old spectacles for the needy


August 27th, 2010 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 27 (IANS) Popular Bollywood singer Shaan has donated his old spectacles to NGO One Sight Foundation as part of "20:20 by Ray-Ban" campaign that aims to provide glasses to ... Read more...

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Actor Martin Shaw Recovering From A Collapse On Stage


August 19th, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 19, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Operation Daybreak star Martin Shaw is now recovering following a collapse on stage while performing on Wednesday. During his performance on "A Country Girl' at the ... Read more...

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‘No hesitation’ in signing Bingle as face of summer swimwear: Speedo


August 8th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 08 (ANI): Swimwear manufacturer Speedo has said that it is not hesitating in signing Lara Bingle as face of summer swimwear.Speedo officials, while launching its Beach Summer 2010 ad campaign, ... Read more...

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Apparel Brand Heart N Soul To Enter Footwear Business


August 6th, 2010 - 11:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 6, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Heart N Soul, a leading apparel brand with trend-setting designs and contemporary colors, is expanding its reach by entering the footwear business. The company has teamed ... Read more...

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Lara Bingle lands $250K Speedo deal


July 29th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 29 (ANI): Australian model Lara Bingle has landed a 250,000-dollar deal with swimwear range Speedo.Bingle, the former fiancé of Australian cricketer Michael Clarke, was briefed about the deal at ... Read more...

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CA mulls ’super striker’ who can bat more than once for domestic one-dayers


July 16th, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 16(ANI): Cricket Australia has proposed a new format for its domestic limited overs competition, where each teams will nominate a "super-striker" who will bat more than once.It is also the ... Read more...

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Mandela ‘corpse’ painting evokes angry response in Jo’burg mall


July 9th, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
Johannesburg, July 9 (ANI): A painting depicting Nelson Mandela as a corpse undergoing an autopsy is causing a stir in a Johannesburg shopping center.The painting is a modern take of a 17th ... Read more...

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