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Kalam’s ‘Turning Points’ retains top spot (IANS Books)


July 28th, 2012 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam's "Turning Points" retained the top spot in the non-fiction category this week, while E.L. James' "Fifty Shades of Grey" continued ... Read more...

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Kalam’s ‘Turning Points’ retains top spot on bestsellers list (IANS Books)


July 21st, 2012 - 10:23 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam's "Turning Points" retains top spot in the non-fiction category this week, while E.L. James' "Fifty Shades of Grey" continues to ... Read more...

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Kalam’s ‘Turning Points’ tops the booklist (IANS Books)


July 14th, 2012 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) Former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam's "Turning Points" takes up from where "Wings of Fire" had left off. The book has gained the top spot in ... Read more...

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‘Fifty Shades Of Grey’ tops again (IANS Books)


June 23rd, 2012 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) E.L. James's "Fifty Shades of Grey", about a young female virgin and her rich older lover, dominated the fiction category again this week, while Ruchir ... Read more...

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E.L. James and Ruchir Sharma top authors again this week (IANS Books)


June 9th, 2012 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) E.L. James's "Fifty Shades Of Grey (Trilogy)" dominates the fiction category again in the bestsellers list this week, while Ruchir Sharma's "Breakout Nations" is at ... Read more...

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Ruchir Sharma and E.L. James top authors this week (IANS Books)


June 2nd, 2012 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) Ruchir Sharma's "Breakout Nations" dominates the non-fiction category again in the bestsellers list this week, while E.L. James's "Fifty Shades Of Grey (Trilogy)" is at ... Read more...

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Alex Rutherford and Ruchir Sharma top authors again this week (IANS Books)


May 26th, 2012 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) Ruchir Sharma's "Breakout Nations" dominates the non-fiction category again in the bestseller list this week, while Alex Rutherford's "Empire Of The Moghul: The Tainted Throne" ... Read more...

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Alex Rutherford and Ruchir Sharma top authors this week (IANS Books)


May 19th, 2012 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) Ruchir Sharma's "Breakout Nations" dominates the non-fiction category in the bestseller list this week, while Alex Rutherford's "Empire Of The Moghul: The Tainted Throne" is ... Read more...

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‘Britain’s Got Talent’ winner to perform before Queen


June 5th, 2011 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 5 (IANS) Singer Jai McDowell, who won "Britain's Got Talent" by beating first runner-up Ronan Parke with 2.5 percent votes and won 100,000 pounds in prize money, is ... Read more...

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Cowell pushed me for ‘The X Factor’: Cole


May 30th, 2011 - 3:36 am ICT by IANS
London, May 30 (IANS) Singer Cheryl Cole never wanted to appear on the US version of "The X Factor" but producer Simon Cowell pushed her in doing the show. Cole ... Read more...

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Nothing finalised on ‘Heroine’ yet: Bhandarkar (Movie Snippets)


April 15th, 2011 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) Filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar has denied reports that he has started working on his long-awaited project "Heroine", saying nothing has yet been finalised."Media speculation about ... Read more...

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Khushwant, Fatima Bhutto amongst 2010’s most read authors (IANS Books)


December 28th, 2010 - 12:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) What did Indians read in 2010? The list is an eclectic mix of international bestsellers like Stieg Larsson's "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo" and ... Read more...

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Morrison’s studio-wrecking night revealed


October 17th, 2010 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 17 (IANS) A music moghul and a technician have revealed one of the craziest nights of The Doors tragic star Jim Morrison when he destroyed a recording studio.The group was ... Read more...

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Only ancient wisdom can save India’s ’sacred’ animals


September 5th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) Many "sacred" animals of India - a concept most visible in Hindu religion - may become extinct one day unless the ancient respect for all creations returns. "Respecting ... Read more...

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Two months after launch, Bhutto’s book remains No.1 (IANS Books)


June 3rd, 2010 - 9:56 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) Two months after it hit the bookstalls, Pakistani writer Fatima Bhutto's "Songs of Blood and Sword" continues to be the number one bestselling book in the non-fiction ... Read more...

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No surprises, as Bhutto, Archer again top bestseller list (IANS Books


May 27th, 2010 - 9:16 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) There are no changes at the top of the bookrack this week as Pakistani writer Fatima Bhutto's "Songs of Blood and Sword" again holds sway over the ... Read more...

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Fatima Bhutto, Jeffrey Archer on top of bestseller list (IANS Books)


May 20th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Pakistani author Fatima Bhutto still holds sway over the non-fiction category with her book "Songs Of Blood And Sword", while Jeffrey Archer was at the top of ... Read more...

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Of Humayun’s opium addiction, intrigues and treason (IANS Book Review)


May 15th, 2010 - 8:57 am ICT by IANS
By Shubha Singh Book: "Empire of the Moghul: Brothers at War"; Author: Alex Rutherford; Publisher: Headline Review; Price: Rs.495Babur, Humayun and Akbar lived in tumultuous times - their lives were full of dramatic ... Read more...

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Fatima Bhutto’s book tops bestseller list again (IANS Books)


May 6th, 2010 - 10:08 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) In a super run for late Pakistani prime minister Benazir Bhutto's niece Fatima Bhutto, her "Songs of Blood and Sword" completes a month on top of ... Read more...

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Fatima Bhutto’s book still on top (IANS Books)


April 29th, 2010 - 11:33 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) "Songs of Blood and Sword" by Fatima Bhutto, niece of late Pakistani prime minister Benazir Bhutto, is the top non-fiction bestseller for the third consecutive week ... Read more...

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Fatima Bhutto’s book stays on top (IANS Books)


April 22nd, 2010 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) "Songs of Blood and Sword" by Fatima Bhutto, niece of late Pakistani prime minister Benazir Bhutto, remains on top among non-fiction bestsellers this week while prize-winning ... Read more...

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Fatima Bhutto’s book tops bestseller list (IANS Books)


April 15th, 2010 - 9:29 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) "Songs of Blood and Sword" by Fatima Bhutto, niece of late Pakistani prime minister Benazir Bhutto, dominates the non-fiction list while Amish Tripathi's "The Immortals of ... Read more...

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Playboy founder Hugh Hefner to wed at 83


April 8th, 2010 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
London, April 7 (IANS) Playboy magazine owner Hugh Hefner is considering getting married. The 83-year-old porn moghul admits he is happier than ever with 23-year-old girlfriend Crystal Harris and hasn't ruled out ... Read more...

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Alexander McQueen, The British Fashion Moghul Dies At 40


February 13th, 2010 - 8:50 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar London, FEB13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The man who made England look cool in the 1990s, Alexander McQueen is dead. It is allegedly being said that he had committed suicide, though no ... Read more...

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Hefner’s twin girlfriends move out


January 14th, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 14 (IANS) Playboy moghul Hugh Hefner's twin lovers - 20-year-old Kristina and Karissa Shannon - are moving out of his mansion so that he can concentrate on his current ... Read more...

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Cricket moghul Stanford hospitalized after prison fight with fellow inmate


September 26th, 2009 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
Houston, Sep 26(ANI): Texan billionaire Sir Allen Stanford, who is in jail awaiting trial on charges related to an alleged seven billion dollar Ponzi scam, was taken to hospital after being injured ... Read more...

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‘Baabarr’ is too violent to be entertaining (IANS Film Review; Rating **)


September 13th, 2009 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Film: "Baabarr"; Cast: Om Puri, Mithun Chakbraborty, Sushant Singh, Sohum Shah; Director: Ashu Trikha; Rating: **It's a brutal world out there. Welcome to the killing fields of Lucknow. ... Read more...

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Cowell donates $165,000 to dog shelter every year


August 21st, 2009 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 21 (IANS) Talent-hunt show moghul Simon Cowell is so fond of dogs that he donates $165,000 every year to an animal shelter. Cowell gives the massive sum to "Exorcist" run ... Read more...

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Cowell to quit ‘The X Factor’ in three years


August 20th, 2009 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 20 (IANS) Talent-hunt show moghul Simon Cowell has announced that he will quit his role as a judge on British TV talent show "The X Factor" in three years ... Read more...

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Technology meets tango: Steve Wozniak in Dancing With The Stars


May 20th, 2009 - 6:42 pm ICT by GD
Starry, starry nights couldn't have gotten more dazzling than it did on yesterday's Season finale of celebrity spangled dance contest "Dancing with the stars". The final crescendo to this spirited foot-tapper came ... Read more...

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`I would die and go to hell if it’s a Ponzi scheme,’ says Texan cricket moghul Stanford


April 7th, 2009 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.7 (ANI): Texan billionaire Allen Stanford has denied any wrongdoing in connection with a 9.2-billion dollar fraud, and said he "would die and go to hell if it's a Ponzi scheme." ... Read more...

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Playboy wants Kate nude on the cover


February 23rd, 2009 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 23 (IANS) Playboy moghul Hugh Hefner has offered Oscar-award winning British actress Kate Winslet a spot on the cover of his magazine with a nude spread inside. "There's no question ... Read more...

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Yet another finance scandal: Stanford Bank took $8 bn


February 20th, 2009 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City/New York, Feb 20 (DPA) Latin American countries have moved to stem losses from another US finance scandal, this time centred on Texas billionaire Robert Allen Stanford and his Antigua-based bank. ... Read more...

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Seeing history-laden Hyderabad through many eyes


July 26th, 2008 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee Book: "The Untold Charminar: Writings on Hyderabad"; Publisher: Penguin India; Price: Rs.399 Edited by former "ad-woman" Syeda Imam, "The Untold Charminar: Writings on Hyderabad" is an anthology on a city ... Read more...

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Over three hundred thousand visited Mughal Gardens in just one week


February 27th, 2008 - 8:59 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 27 (ANI): Over three hundred thousand of people, including one-and-a-half hundred thousand children visited the magnificent Mughal Gardens of Rashtrapati Bhavan since February 16. History has it that Lutyens designed ... Read more...

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