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Singer quits Germany’s Wagner fest over swastika tattoo


July 22nd, 2012 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Russian bass-baritone lost his chance of a grand debut at the Wagner festival in Germany over an old swastika tattoo.Evgeny Nikitin, 38, was set ... Read more...

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‘WikiLeaks bid for transparency derailed’


March 23rd, 2012 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 23 (IANS) Many considered the 2010 WikiLeaks disclosures as ripping the culture of secrecy that cloaked governmental functioning and heralding a new world of 'radical transparency'. But a ... Read more...

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Naomi Watts hopes new movie will expose Americans to ex-CIA agent’s life


November 2nd, 2010 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 02 (ANI): Actress Naomi Watts, who plays an ex-CIA agent in a new movie, is hoping that her role will help educate Americans on the events that took place ... Read more...

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44pc of engaged couples demand ‘prenups’ before marriage: UK study


October 11th, 2010 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 11 (ANI): A new UK research has shown that almost half of young engaged couples are demanding pre-nuptial agreements before tying the knot."Prenups" are no longer the exclusive territory ... Read more...

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‘Dr. Death’ Patel’s lawyer blasts media coverage as ‘plain-faced gossip’


June 17th, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, June 17 (ANI): Indian-origin surgeon Dr. Jayant Patel aka Dr. Death's lawyer has accused the media of "name-calling and plain-faced gossip in the name of sensationalism".Michael Byrne, addressing the jury directly ... Read more...

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Miley Cyrus’ beau defends her pole dancing video


May 18th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 18 (ANI): Liam Hemsworth has come to the defence of girlfriend Miley Cyrus over a saucy video, insisting that she "has a good head on her shoulders".The teenage sensation, ... Read more...

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Lara Bingle ready to make a fresh start


March 21st, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, March 21 (ANI): In the wake of her split from cricketer Michael Clarke and a whirlwind media storm, Lara Bingle is said to have regained a sense of clarity and wants ... Read more...

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Climate expert admits loss of crucial weather data was ‘not acceptable’


February 16th, 2010 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 16 (ANI): The climate expert at the centre of a media storm over the release of emails onto the Internet has admitted that he did not follow correct procedures over ... Read more...

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Chelsea to allow Terry break to resolve personal issues


February 3rd, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 3 (DPA) Chelsea will give captain John Terry time off to resolve problems in his personal life if he wants, according to reports in the British media Wednesday. Terry could ... Read more...

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Boris Becker sympathizes with Tiger Woods ordeal


December 22nd, 2009 - 2:54 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Berlin, Dec 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tennis legend Boris Becker is now sympathizing with the golf legend Tiger Woods over extra-martial affairs which would have done and subsequently faced a media ... Read more...

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Koda scam: Government admits to deficiencies in bank reporting


December 15th, 2009 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) The multi-crore money laundering scam involving former Jharkhand chief minister Madhu Koda figured in parliament Tuesday with the government admitting to deficiencies in a state-owned bank ... Read more...

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Governor Sanford’s beautiful Argentine mistress identified as Maria Belen Chapur


June 26th, 2009 - 12:20 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 26 (ANI): South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford's Argentine mistress has been identified as Maria Belen Chapur, a 43-year-old divorcee and high-powered international businesswoman.The athletic brunette at the center ... Read more...

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Berlusconi dismisses resignation talk over teen model scandal


June 4th, 2009 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 4 (ANI): Silvio Berlusconi, the Italian Prime Minister at the centre of a media storm since his wife Veronica Lario publicly questioned the nature of his relationship with an 18-year-old ... Read more...

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Kavya spells “ergasia” in Bee


May 30th, 2009 - 8:00 pm ICT by GD
Kavya Shivashankar of Olathe, Kansas, spelt the word 'ergasia' right in the fourth round of the semi-final of the National spelling Bee. The word 'ergasia', a Greek word, means any form ... Read more...

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Britney to sister: You’re not the only f***ing Spears to hit headlines!’


January 6th, 2008 - 12:57 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 6 (ANI): Britney Spears made a chilling phone call to her 16-year-old sister, Jamie Lynn hours before her Jan 3 rd stand-off with police, telling her that she was about ... Read more...

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Mills demands Macca to tell everyone that she’s not a ‘gold-digger’


November 14th, 2007 - 8:25 am ICT by admin
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