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UK natural choice to be Kerala’s partner: Envoy


September 12th, 2012 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Sep 12 (IANS) British High Commissioner to India Sir James Bevan Wednesday asked Kerala to treat Britain as the first choice for partnership.He was speaking at the Emerging ... Read more...

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I did good films because of Ashok Mehta: Manisha


August 19th, 2012 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 19 (IANS) Manisha Koirala treated late cinematographer Ashok Mehta as her mentor, guide and philosopher and says she did good films because he guided her."I can't explain ... Read more...

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Vinod Khanna, Randhir Kapoor reunite


August 4th, 2012 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 4 (IANS) Veteran actors Vinod Khanna and Randhir Kapoor are coming together after over three decades in Prabhu Deva's Hindi remake of his Tamil hit "Nuvvostanante Nenoddantana".Their last ... Read more...

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IIT global alumni meet in Kolkata in December (Lead)


August 1st, 2012 - 11:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 1 (IANS) Over 3,000 delegates, including policy makers, consultants and planners from both the public and the private sectors would participate in the three-day annual meeting of the ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Global IIT meet for first time in Kolkata in December


August 1st, 2012 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 1 (IANS) PanIIT, the global association of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) alumni, will organise its annual global meet in Kolkata. The city will host the three-day meet ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

All eyes on Muslim vote in Uttar Pradesh (UP Newsletter)


January 22nd, 2012 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 22 (IANS) In the absence of a wave and no issue that could have an emotional sway on voters, the Muslim vote seems to be the one ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Airtel launches online campaign with 20 new videos


January 4th, 2012 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) Following the success of its 'Har friend zaroori hai, yaar' (HFZ) brand campaign, leading telecom player Bharti Airtel Wednesday said it is launching ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Abhishek gets his customised Ferragamo shoes


December 8th, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) Bollywood star Abhishek Bachchan has finally received his made-to-order Tramezza shoes from Italian luxury brand Salvatore Ferragamo. He is the first Indian actor to ... Read more...

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Advani is emotive as Rajnath calls him PM material (Lead)


November 8th, 2011 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) Taking a break from his cross-country Jan Chetna Yatra, veteran BJP leader L.K. Advani became emotional as party colleagues lavishly praised him on his ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Affordable Art Fair comes to India


October 28th, 2011 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The growing Indian art market has opened its door to the prestigious Affordable Art Fair -- a global showcase-cum-sale of affordable art by young contemporary ... Read more...

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Mehbooba Mufti set to be re-elected PDP chief


October 25th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Oct 25 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir's main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti is all set to get re-elected in the poll scheduled for Oct 31, a ... Read more...

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Huntington-Whiteley bares for new Burberry ad


July 13th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) British actress Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, who rose to fame as a model after featuring in a 2008 ad campaign for Burberry, has teamed up with the ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Ross Taylor appointed New Zealand captain


June 21st, 2011 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, June 21 (IANS) Ross Taylor was Tuesday named captain of the New Zealand cricket team for all three formats of the game.The attacking right-hand batsman took over the ... Read more...

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Paltrow became the brand ambassador of luxury leather


April 28th, 2011 - 4:47 am ICT by IANS
London, April 28 (IANS) Oscar-winning actress Gwyneth Paltrow is the new face of US luxury leather goods brand Coach."I grew up in New York City and I've always thought of ... Read more...

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Indian GP prompted Tata to back Karthikeyan


February 15th, 2011 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) The inaugural Formula One race in New Delhi later this year was one of the reasons that prompted Tata Motors to back Narain Karthikeyan's return to the ... Read more...

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Julianne Moore is the new face of Talbots


February 2nd, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Talbots have chosen 50-year-old Julianne Moore for its 2011 Spring Summer Ad Campaign. She will be the face of Talbot from the second quarter of the ... Read more...

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Prince William, Kate Middleton’s secret safari in Africa


October 23rd, 2010 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 23 (ANI): New pilot Prince William and his long-time girlfriend Kate Middleton apparently enjoyed a secret safari in Africa.The couple went for the ten-day trip to Kenya to celebrate ... Read more...

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Double Honeymoon For Russell Brand And Katy Perry?


October 19th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Oct 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Noted British Comedian and actor Russell Brand is all set to tie the knot with his fiance Katy Perry this month in India. The latest reports ... Read more...

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Coach role holds no appeal for Fleming


October 17th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Oct 17 (ANI): With 28 test match victories Stephen Fleming is statistically the best New Zealand skipper, but doubts remain whether the greatest captain of the country will ever return to ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Wipro appoints Sid Nair as Chief Sales and Operations Officer for USA, Canada


October 1st, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Oct.1 (ANI-Business Wire India): Software giant Wipro Technologies has appointed Sid Nair as the company's Chief Sales and Operations Officer for USA and Canada.In his new role, Sid will focus ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

New breed of pineapple has double Vitamin C


September 6th, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 6 (ANI): Australian scientists have come up with a new breed of pineapple that has twice as much Vitamin C as regular pineapple.A 15-year joint government and industry breeding-program has ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Coffee mosaic of Marilyn Monroe enters Guinness World Record


July 26th, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0Melbourne, July 26 (ANI): A team of 12 members have made a new world record by making world's largest coffee mosaic of Marilyn Monroe in Australia.As thousands sipped ... Read more...

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Peter Ingram to replace Ryder in New Zealand team


July 22nd, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Jul 22 (ANI): New Zealand has included Central Districts opener Peter Ingram in the cricket squad for next month's tri-series in Sri Lanka.Ingram replaced Jesse Ryder in the 14-man ... Read more...

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Mithun’s Character Chopped Out Of New Agneepath, Solo-Hero Film Won’t Star Abhishek


July 5th, 2010 - 12:33 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 5, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): You may think Abhishek is the first, last and natural choice to play Amitabh Bachchan's role in a new-age remake of the 1990's cult gangster film ... Read more...

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Hrithik, not Abhishek to star in ‘Agneepath’ remake


July 4th, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K Jha Mumbai, July 4 (IANS) Anyone would think that Abhishek Bachchan would be the natural choice to play Amitabh Bachchan's role in a "Agneepath" remake. However, Hrithik Roshan has ... Read more...

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Jimmy Fallon All Set To Host The Emmys This Year


May 5th, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey May 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) All Jimmy Fallon fans out there take note. The noted stand up comedy artist who is known for his appearance in the NBC sketch comedy show ... Read more...

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Britain’s historic home celebrated on 400th anniversary in new Mills & Boon tome


May 3rd, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 3 (ANI): British publisher of romance novels Mills & Boon is set to publish a special novel this week to mark the 400th anniversary of one of Britain's historic homes.The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Satyajit Ray fest to mark 89th birth anniversary


May 1st, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 1 (IANS) The Taj Enlighten Film Society will celebrate Oscar-winning director Satyajit Ray's 89th birth anniversary Sunday by showcasing his best works during The Satyajit Ray Festival."We are celebrating Satyajit ... Read more...

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Ryan Howard Signs On With Phillies, For Five More Years


April 27th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Philadelphia, Apr 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ryan Howard has signed on with the Philadelphia Phillies for an extension on his contract. The extension means that he would be playing with the ... Read more...

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Carla Bruni to appear in Woody Allen’s film


April 22nd, 2010 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 22 (ANI): Carl Bruni, wife of French president Nicolas Sarkozy, is all set to act in a Woody Allen movie in Paris this summer.But Allen seems to be concerned ... Read more...

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Broken right thumb makes Lee comeback difficult


April 14th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Apr 14 (ANI): Veteran fast bowler Brett Lee's return to the Australian T20 squad has become increasingly difficult with the pacer struggling to be fit because of a broken right thumb.Lee ... Read more...

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Marion Cotillard is replacing Carla Bruni in a Woody Allen movie


April 5th, 2010 - 10:21 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Apr 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Marion Cotillard and the ‘Sherlock Holmes’ star Rachel McAdams have become the new heroines in the Woody Allen’s latest flick. Earlier the French First Lady Carla ... Read more...

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Woody Allen replaces Carla Bruni with Marion Cotillard in his new film


April 5th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 05 (ANI): Filmmaker Woody Allen has replaced French First Lady Carla Bruni with Marion Cotillard in his new film.Allen had last year said that Bruni would be the "natural" choice ... Read more...

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Woody drops Bruni, ropes in Cotillard for next


April 5th, 2010 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 5 (IANS) Filmmaker Woody Allen has replaced French First Lady Carla Bruni with Marion Cotillard in his new film. Allen had last year said that Bruni would be the "natural" ... Read more...

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“Yes, It’s Asin” Confirms Anees Bazmi


March 30th, 2010 - 7:42 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
March 29th 2010 (Sampurn Wire): It's confirmed. Asin it is, as Salman Khan's leading lady in Anees Bazmi's remake of the Telugu hit Ready.And it was never Deepika Padukone, as reported ... Read more...

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