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US memory champion reveals his techniques for remembering


March 24th, 2011 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 24 (ANI): US memory champion Joshua Foer has revealed the technique he used to unravel the secrets of the brain.Six years ago, science writer Foer was just like any other ... Read more...

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Shot Congresswoman Giffords’ condition upgraded from ‘critical to serious’, says husband


January 17th, 2011 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 17 (ANI): The husband of shot Democratic Representative Gabrielle Giffords has claimed that she has been upgraded to serious from critical.Mark Kelly spoke publicly for the first time on ... Read more...

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‘Unpacking the Nano’ exhibition preview for media on Jan. 19


January 16th, 2011 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 16 (ANI): The media has been issued a preview invitation to the "Unpacking the Nano" exhibition at the Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art.At the exhibit, to be held January ... Read more...

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Philadelphia Buzzing With The Marathon Spirit


November 21st, 2010 - 9:19 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Philadelphia, Nov 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Philadelphia Marathon which is about to begin onSunday is being eagerly awaited. The city of Philadelphia has already started to buzz with the spirit ... Read more...

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Christina Aguilera shows off her curves after weight gain


September 29th, 2010 - 8:34 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Singer Christina Aguilera has piled on some pounds and as a result she is looking curvier than ever. She was recently spotted at the Los Angeles ... Read more...

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Christina Aguilera Reveals Her Curves


September 29th, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
September 29, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Christina Aguilera is noted for changing her looks along with her chart busting hit songs. It is quite impossible to forget the ‘Dirty’ ... Read more...

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Gisele Bundchen’s dress fetches $50K in auction


September 27th, 2010 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 27 (ANI): Gisele Bundchen's Calvin Klein custom gown sold for a whopping 50,000 dollars in an auction for charity.The dress went under the hammer at the Brazil Foundation ... Read more...

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World’s richest man buys New York mansion


July 29th, 2010 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 29 (IANS) Mexican Carlos Slim, the world's richest man, has just bought a magnificient mansion in New York for a whopping $44 million. Slim already owns a major interest in ... Read more...

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Ringo Starr’s drum to be displayed at museum


June 30th, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 30 (ANI): Ringo Starr will get a special honour for his 70th birthday-the gold plated drum he played on the Beatles' 1964 U.S. tour is to become a museum item ... Read more...

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Leftover bandages shed new light on King Tut’s mummification


May 20th, 2010 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 20 (ANI): Tutankhamun's leftover bandages are shedding new light on the boy king's mummification.An exhibit at New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art shows, Tutankhamun's mummy was bound in custom-made bandages ... Read more...

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Gaga rescued by Oprah after suffering stage fright


May 6th, 2010 - 3:33 am ICT by IANS
London, May 6 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga had to be dragged out of her dressing room by Oprah Winfrey after suffering from stage fright. "She literally wouldn't come out. Friends tried, ... Read more...

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Oscar Nominee Vera Farmiga Confirms Second Pregnancy


May 5th, 2010 - 10:54 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 05 (THAINDIAN NEWS) 'Up In The Air' Oscar nominee, wife of musical artist Renn Hawkeye, and mother of a fifteen month old son, actress Vera Farmiga seems to have ... Read more...

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Vera Farmiga Substantiates The Adorable News That She Is Pregnant


May 5th, 2010 - 7:24 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 5, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The 36-year-old Vera Farmiga had been tight-lipped for a long time about the latest tittle-tattle surrounding her pregnancy. Nonetheless, Vera Farmiga was in high spirits ... Read more...

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Actress Vera Farmiga Expecting Her Second Child


May 5th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez New York, May 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Oscar nominated actress Vera Farmiga is going to be a mom again! The noted actress who is married to musical artist Renn Hawkey has ... Read more...

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Jude Law, Sienna Miller’s first red carpet appearance as couple


May 5th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 5 (ANI): Actor Jude Law and actress Sienna Miller made their first red carpet appearance as a couple at the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute Gala.Law, 37, ... Read more...

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Spitzer ordered three hookers in one day, claims book


April 15th, 2010 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 15 (ANI): A new book claims that Eliot Spitzer once ordered three different hookers for three separate visits - all in the span of a few hours in one ... Read more...

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Stumbling visitor damages Picasso’s ‘Actor’ in New York


January 26th, 2010 - 5:16 am ICT by IANS
New York, Jan 26 (DPA) A woman stumbled into a Pablo Picasso painting and tore a 15-cm-rip into the 100-year-old treasure, "The Actor", the Metropolitan Museum of Art said Monday. The accident happened ... Read more...

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Massive statue of Egyptian pharaoh Taharqa found deep inside Sudan


January 1st, 2010 - 3:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 1 (ANI): Archaeologists have found a massive one ton granite statue of the Egyptian pharaoh Taharqa has been found in Dangeil, deep inside Sudan.Taharqa was a pharaoh of the 25th ... Read more...

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Penrod Arts Fair: A Celebration Of Art And Life


September 13th, 2009 - 1:20 am ICT by GD
The Indianapolis Museum of Art grounds are abuzz with people and activity as the 43rd Penrod Arts Fair began at 9 a.m. today morning. This gala event would continue till 5 p.m. ... Read more...

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Clean-up at NY’s Met uncovers ‘portrait by Spanish master Velázquez’


September 11th, 2009 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 11 (ANI): The Metropolitan Museum of Art in the United States has learnt that an old portrait of a moustached man, which was assumed to be a cheap imitation, is ... Read more...

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Bare naked model Kathleen Neill busted at museum


August 28th, 2009 - 7:14 pm ICT by IBNS
By Samrat BanerjeeAug 28 (IBNS) A maiden in the buff, Gets busted, handcuff!A model has been nabbed for public lewdness while posing naked in the Arms and Armor wing of the ... Read more...

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Kathleen Neill Arrested For Obscenity In Metropolitan Museum Of Art


August 28th, 2009 - 6:23 pm ICT by GD
Kathleen Neill was arrested on Wednesday because she posed nude in the Metropolitan Museum Of Art for a photo shoot for photographer Zach Hyman. Zach was amused at the incident as he ... Read more...

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Jack McCollough suffered broken nose from headbutting


May 9th, 2009 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 9 (ANI): Jack McCollough's reps have revealed that the head-butt, alleagedly given by actor Kiefer Sutherland, left the fashion designer with a broken nose, which even had to be ... Read more...

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Brooke Shields shaken after headbutting scandal


May 8th, 2009 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 8 (ANI): While any woman would get flattered if she they had two men fighting over her, Brooke Shields is an exception.The 'Lipstick Jungle' star, who was recently at ... Read more...

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Kate Moss slams Tomkat for jumping queue at New York fashion event


February 18th, 2009 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 18 (ANI): Supermodel Kate Moss has slammed celebrity couples for misusing their stardom, after she saw Tom Cruise and his wife Katie Holmes jump the queue using their A-list ... Read more...

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Now, a Divecam that will give you a ”god’’s eye” view of Olympics


August 10th, 2008 - 7:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 10 (ANI): Spectators of the 2008 Beijing Olympics would be able to get shots from inside the action when divers splash into the water, thanks to Garrett Brown''s Divecam.The ... Read more...

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Sarah Jessica Parker’s ‘Sex and the City’ dress was worn before!


June 3rd, 2008 - 4:10 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 3 (ANI): Sarah Jessica Parker was not the only one who walked the red carpet in the silver Nina Ricci gown she wore for the "Sex and the ... Read more...

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Its splitsville for Liv Tyler, hubby


May 9th, 2008 - 12:58 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 9 (ANI): Another celebrity marriage that has not stood the test of time is that of Liv Tyler and British rocker hubby Royston Langdon, with the couple announcing their ... Read more...

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Clooney and Roberts offer Winehouse $1m to sing at party


March 18th, 2008 - 5:26 pm ICT by admin
London, Mar 18 (ANI): George Clooney and Julia Roberts are reportedly set to pay Amy Winehouse a whopping 1 million dollars to get her to sing at a party they are ... Read more...

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