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Ukraine wants to ban cartoon for promoting homosexuality

August 18th, 2012 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 18 (IANS) The Ukraine government's morality agency has called cartoon "SpongeBob Squarepants" a "real threat to children" and wants to ban it as it "promotes homosexuality", the Daily ... Read more...

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Delhi Daredevils tie-up with Unicef to focus on girl child

April 5th, 2012 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 5 (IANS) Endeavouring to focus attention on the Indian girl child, half of whom are married off below the age of 18, Indian Premier League (IPL) team ... Read more...

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Amazon sells 3.9 mn tablets in Q4 2011

February 17th, 2012 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Feb 17 (IANS) shipped nearly 3.9 million Kindle Fire tablets in the last three months of 2011, making the online retail giant the world's second-largest tablet maker ... Read more...

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World cup boosts Cricket merchandise sales in India

February 11th, 2011 - 7:23 pm ICT by ANI
Ludhiana, Feb 11 (ANI): World Cup fever has boosted the sales of cricket merchandise in India.The owner of Ankita Impex, Arun Dhand said, for the last three months they have been ... Read more...

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Tacky souvenirs to go on sale in UK after Will and Kate’s engagement!

November 18th, 2010 - 12:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 18 (ANI): Shop owners in the UK are geared up for what could be a Royal wedding-inspired boom just days after Prince William and Kate Middleton announced their engagement.So ... Read more...

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Late on scene, Games merchandise does brisk business

October 7th, 2010 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Robin Bansal New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) Africans are busy buying vuvuzelas here, never mind that the blaring bugle originated in their continent! Indians are going for T-shirts with pictures of Shera ... Read more...

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ALDO Teams Up With Zappos

September 6th, 2010 - 11:47 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 6, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): as we know is the leading destination in the online apparel and footwear sales. It has announced it has become the special online partner for the ... Read more...

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Glenn Beck Organizes A Honor Rally On King’s ‘Dream’ Speech Anniversary

August 28th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 28, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Glenn Beck, Sarah Palin as well as a large number of conservative members will help in rallying a huge crown in front of ... Read more...

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Bon Jovi mad over not making to the Forbes top celebrity lists

July 26th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 26 (ANI): American singer Jon Bon Jovi is mad at not making it to the two widely followed Forbes top celebrity lists.Bon Jovi wasn't included in the much-publicized ... Read more...

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Manchester United rated as richest club in world

July 22nd, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jul 22 (ANI): Manchester United has been rated as the most valuable sporting club in the world.A study done by said that shrewd marketing to a worldwide fan base ... Read more...

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U2 ‘World’s Highest-Earning Band’

July 17th, 2010 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 17 (ANI): Irish rock band U2 has been named the highest-earning band in the world.According to, they were estimated to have made 84.9 million pounds, including ticket and ... Read more...

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Football fans in Shillong go for soccer accessories

June 28th, 2010 - 10:00 pm ICT by ANI
By Hempi D HenpilenShillong, June 28 (ANI): Alongside the soccer fever touching new heights during the FIFA World Cup tournament, the cash registers at almost all the outlets of sports goods in ... Read more...

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Osbourne sues Black Sabbath bandmate over royalty payments

May 31st, 2009 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 31 (ANI): Black Sabbath frontman Ozzy Osbourne has filed a lawsuit against his bandmate Tony Iommi over royalty payments.The singer claims that Iommi falsely claims to have sole rights to ... Read more...

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IPL merchandise sales doing well in second season

April 27th, 2009 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) The Indian Premier League (IPL) fever is on and cashing in on the cricket mania are sportswear brands with their special merchandise - jerseys, shoes, caps, bags, ... Read more...

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IPL merchandise sales take a hit in Kolkata

April 17th, 2009 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Apr.17 (ANI):IPL merchandise sale is seeing a slump in Kolkata markets. With the premier league matches being played away from home in far away South Africa, the shopkeepers who had invested ... Read more...

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Key driving factor for IPL has been to engage South Africans: Modi

April 17th, 2009 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town (South Africa), Apr.17 (ANI): IPL Chairperson and Commissioner Lalit Modi has said that a key driving factor for the IPL has been to engage South Africans and build excitement and ... Read more...

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Details of ”X Factor” winner’’s PS1m contract revealed

December 10th, 2008 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 10 (ANI): As the popular singing reality show ''X factor'' nears its end, some details of the 1million pounds contract, which will be signed by the winner, has been ... Read more...

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Becks better known for underwear ads than footie skills in LA!

July 23rd, 2008 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 23 (ANI): David Beckham is better known in LA for his steamy his underwear ads rather than his famous football moves.After one year of Beckhams 125million pounds move to ... Read more...

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Euro-2008 overtakes IPL euphoria merchandise sales

June 30th, 2008 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) Sports goods manufacturer Adidas said Monday that its merchandise sales during the just concluded Euro-2008 football tournament had exceeded that registered during the May-June Indian Premier League ... Read more...

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IPL sells website rights to Canadian firm for 50 million dollars

April 18th, 2008 - 4:14 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Apr.18 (ANI): Canadian firm Live Current Media (LCM) will develop the Indian Premier League's official website for US50 million dollars. The 10-year deal will see the Vancouver-based company develop and generate ... Read more...

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