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Rupert Murdoch wants Boris to lead the Tories


August 1st, 2012 - 6:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rupert Murdoch wants Boris Johnson to lead the Tories. Johnson is a British politician who is currently the mayor of London and he is also an accomplished ... Read more...

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Rupert Murdoch urged to quit


April 3rd, 2012 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 3 (IANS) An influential shareholder has urged Rupert Murdoch to quit as chairman of the US-based News Corp so the company can appoint an independent leader.The Christian Brothers ... Read more...

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CNN founder ’spends each week with different girlfriend’


March 1st, 2012 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 1 (IANS) Ted Turner, the 73-year-old billionaire founder of CNN, spends one week each month with a different girlfriend, The Telegraph reported Thursday.He revealed that he has ... Read more...

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Oprah drapes sari to meet Ash, Beti B


January 16th, 2012 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 16 (IANS) International talk show queen Oprah Winfrey chose to go truly Indian on her maiden India visit as she draped an orange and golden sari as ... Read more...

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Mario Monti becomes Italy’s interim Prime Minister


November 14th, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Rome, Nov 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Italy has named former university president Mario Monti as the interim Prime Minister. The 68-year-old will take over from Silvio Berlusconi who stepped down recently.Monti is inheriting ... Read more...

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British MPs to get beefed up security after foam-fiasco


October 18th, 2011 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 18 (IANS) A new security chief is likely to be appointed to oversee the protection of the Parliament following the "chaos" caused by a foam pie assault on ... Read more...

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2G case: Maran brothers quizzed by CBI (Lead)


September 14th, 2011 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) The CBI recently grilled former communications minister Dayanidhi Maran and his brother and media mogul Kalanithi Maran in connection with 2G spectrum allocation case and ... Read more...

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Every fifth London police PR person worked for Murdoch


July 20th, 2011 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) Almost one in five members of the Metropolitan Police's public relations team is a former News International (NI) employee, the Daily Express reported Wednesday.According to Met ... Read more...

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Murdoch may shut down all British newspapers: Report


July 14th, 2011 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 14 (IANS) Rupert Murdoch is reportedly considering the option of dispensing with the News International, the group that owns his British newspapers - The Sun, The Times and ... Read more...

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Kalanithi Maran summoned by police, seeks time


July 13th, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 13 (IANS) Media mogul Kalanithi Maran, managing director of the Rs.19 billion Sun TV Network Ltd, was summoned to appear before the police Wednesday morning in connection with ... Read more...

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Hurley to star in ‘Gossip Girl’


July 6th, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 6 (IANS) Actress Elizabeth Hurley has been roped in to appear in the upcoming season of hit TV show "Gossip Girl".Hurley would be playing New York media mogul ... Read more...

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Berlusconi’s son worries foes can hurt broadcasting empire


July 1st, 2011 - 7:33 am ICT by IANS
Milan, July 1 (IANS/AKI) Billionaire Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's son is not especially worried about a political crisis in the government, but fears his father's political adversaries can harm ... Read more...

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Hugh Hefner announces new girlfriend


June 29th, 2011 - 7:04 am ICT by IANS
London, June 29 (IANS) Playboy mogul Hugh Hefner has announced Playboy model Shera Bechard as his new girlfriend.The 85-year-old, who split from fiancee Crystal Harris earlier this month, announced ... Read more...

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Hefner finds monogamy unnatural


June 12th, 2011 - 7:37 am ICT by IANS
London, June 12 (IANS) Playboy owner Hugh Hefner insists he will be faithful to fiancee Crystal Harris even though he doesn't think monogamy is natural.The 85-year-old media mogul who is ... Read more...

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Oprah Winfrey was ‘cold as ice’, says ex-lover


February 16th, 2011 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 16 (ANI): Talk show queen Oprah Winfrey's former lover called her 'cold as ice' while talking about their brief relationship.Reginald Chevalier said Winfrey locked him out of her home ... Read more...

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Italy ‘in turmoil’ over new sex disclosures


January 20th, 2011 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Jan 20 (IANS/AKI) The Moroccan teenage nightclub dancer at the centre of a prostitution probe involving Italy's Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi said Wednesday she'd been raped as a child by two ... Read more...

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Teenager from Morocco says she didn’t have sex with Berlusconi


January 16th, 2011 - 12:10 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Jan 16 (ANI): A teenager at the heart of the latest Silvio Berlusconi scandal says she didn't have sex with him.Milan prosecutors were investigating whether the Italian Premier paid for sex ... Read more...

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Rosie O’Donnell insists Oprah Winfrey is not gay


December 14th, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 14 (ANI): Actress Rosie O'Donnell has voiced her support for Oprah Winfrey, insisting that the talk show queen is not a gay.O'Donnell jumped into the ring for the ... Read more...

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I’m the ’star of summits’, brags Silvio Berlusconi


December 7th, 2010 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 7 (ANI): Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi has bragged that he is the 'star' of international summits he attends and that foreign leaders line up to have their photographs taken ... Read more...

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X Factor’s Wagner Carrilho in the centre of a drug deal probe


November 28th, 2010 - 11:32 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Nov 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) X Factor’s Wagner Carrilho is in the midst of a probe over a drug deal. There are claims that he took part in the drug deal ... Read more...

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Jane Fonda to marry fourth time


November 25th, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 25 (IANS) Veteran actress Jane Fonda is planning to tie the knot for the fourth time with music producer Richard Perry.The Oscar winner, who underwent a surgery earlier this ... Read more...

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Simon Cowell’s fiancee rubbishes rumours of split


November 22nd, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 22 (ANI): Simon Cowell's fiancee Mezhgan Hussainy has rubbished rumours that she and the media mogul have split.Friends of the music mogul say he has become increasingly cool towards his ... Read more...

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Oprah planning ‘to buy one of the most expensive homes in US’


November 19th, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 19 (ANI): US chat show queen Oprah Winfrey is reportedly planning to buy a new home with a 68-million-dollar price tag.It one of the most expensive homes in the ... Read more...

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Rowling tops celebrity businesswoman list


November 17th, 2010 - 8:11 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 17 (IANS) "Harry Potter" writer J.K. Rowling has been voted as the most inspiring businesswoman.Rowling's tales about the boy wizard have made her millions since the first book hit ... Read more...

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Halle Berry not playing Oprah Winfrey in biopic


November 14th, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 14 (ANI): Halle Berry has rubbished reports that she's set to play Oprah Winfrey in a rumoured biopic about the talk show titan's life.Hollywood studio bosses are said to ... Read more...

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My latest Playboy cover is not a recent shoot: Kendra Wilkinson


November 10th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 10 (ANI): Kendra Wilkinson shocked and confused fans by featuring on the cover of Playboy's December issue after announcing she wouldn't pose for the men's magazine again, but ... Read more...

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Oprah Winfrey Visits Yosemite National Park


October 30th, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) "The Oprah Winfrey Show" fans were waiting with their bated breath to see their favorite episode and last night's episode did not disappoint them. Last night's ... Read more...

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Russell Simmons apologizes to Courtney Love for his ‘crackhead’ jibe


October 25th, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 25 (ANI): Media mogul Russell Simmons has said that he called Courtney Love all day to apologize for calling her a "crackhead."Simmons is reported to have made the ... Read more...

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Simon Cowell’s Brit women’s ‘top secret crush’


October 11th, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 11 (ANI): X Factor supremo Simon Cowell is British women's top-secret crush, according to a new poll.The millionaire media mogul topped a poll of who women secretly fancy which ... Read more...

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Winfrey arranges meet with Obama for African students


October 7th, 2010 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 7 (IANS) Talk show queen Oprah Winfrey thrilled students from her academy in South Africa by flying them to the US and introducing them to President Barack Obama.The media ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama tops ‘2010 World’s 100 Most Powerful Women’ list


October 7th, 2010 - 11:03 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
America’s First Lady, Michelle Obama has been named as the most powerful woman in the world by Forbes Magazine.This year’s annual Forbes Magazine’s list of most powerful women ranked the First Lady ... Read more...

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Wealth of 100 richest Indians pegged at $300 bn by Forbes


September 30th, 2010 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 30 (IANS) The net worth of 100 wealthiest Indians is estimated at $300 billion by Forbes Magazine, which ranks the two Ambani brothers, Mukesh and Anil, first and sixth respectively ... Read more...

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Reps for Winfrey issue warning over product list plan


September 21st, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 21 (ANI): Talk show host Oprah Winfrey's representatives have issued a warning over a scheme allegedly seeking to entice thousands of pounds out of companies with the promise of ... Read more...

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Oprah Winfrey says end of her talk show will be bittersweet


August 28th, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 28 (ANI): As Oprah Winfrey prepares end her talk show, the media mogul admits she won't be heartbroken to see it go.The 56-year-old will shoot her final programme ... Read more...

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Thousands attend last rites of K.M. Mathew


August 2nd, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kottayam (Kerala), Aug 2 (IANS) The last rites of Malayala Manorama chief editor K.M. Mathew were held here Monday with life coming to a standstill in the city and thousands of ... Read more...

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