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Bird poo facials for Tom Cruise!


June 27th, 2012 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 27 (IANS) Hollywood superstar Tom Cruise reportedly doesn't use Botox, he is rather fond of a facial treatment that contains nightingale excrement to maintain his ... Read more...

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Mehdi Hassan was outstanding: Lata Mangeshkar


June 13th, 2012 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 13 (IANS) India's nightingale Lata Mangeshkar, who made a rare collaboration with Mehdi Hassan for a song in an album, remembered the Pakistani ghazal maestro as an "outstanding ... Read more...

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Lata Mangeshkar joins Javed Akhtar’s fight for copyright


May 20th, 2012 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 20 (IANS) Bollywood's Nightingale Lata Mangeshkar says she is totally with Javed Akhtar in his fight to secure royalty rights for singers and lyricists."I'm a 110 percent with ... Read more...

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Dev saab was very fond of classical music: Lata


December 4th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 4 (IANS) Bollywood's Nightingale Lata Mangeshkar remembers Dev Anand as a man who was very fond of classical music, had a zest for life and never looked back ... Read more...

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Sachin most deserving person for Bharat Ratna: Asha Bhosle


November 1st, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Nov 1 (IANS) Singing legend Asha Bhosle has endorsed master blaster Sachin Tendulkar for the Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian honour, while her sister Lata Mangeshkar is pithching ... Read more...

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Lata is ‘pujaarin’ of music: Big B


September 29th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Describing music as the language of heaven, Amitabh Bachchan has saluted the genius called Lata Mangeshkar and says she has become the 'pujaarin' of ... Read more...

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Lata conferred lifetime achievement award


August 9th, 2011 - 1:00 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 8 (IANS) Nightingale of India Lata Mangeshkar was Monday presented the lifetime achievement award for her contribution to Indian music at a function here.Receiving the award, given by ... Read more...

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Legendary Lata not ready to call it quits


June 5th, 2011 - 10:33 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 5 (IANS) She is 81 and scoffs at any talk of retirement. After working for seven decades, recording songs for over 1,000 movies and singing in more than ... Read more...

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Nightingales may be extinct in 30 years!


May 30th, 2011 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 30 (IANS) The nightingale - made immortal in an ode by famous British poet John Keats - could become extinct within 30 years, scientists have predicted.Population of the ... Read more...

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Singer Chitra’s daughter drowned in Dubai


April 14th, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, April 14 (IANS) Singer K.S. Chitra's eight-year-old daughter Nandana drowned in a swimming pool in Dubai Thursday morning, according to sources close to the family in Kerala.The girl's body ... Read more...

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Lata Mangeshkar’s New Year Calendar Dedicated To Music Directors!


December 31st, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The nightingale of India, Lata Mangeshkar has some exciting New Year plans and that will definitely bring smile to many music directors of the industry. The melody queen has compiled ... Read more...

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Sonu Nigaam Fulfills Lata Mangeshkar’s Dream!


December 11th, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
However, apart from his Bollywood career, the 37-year-old singer has got himself involved with the Singers Association of India (SAI). SAI was formed in this June and it aims to protect ... Read more...

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1 in 3 Brits believes cancer is down to fate


December 8th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 08 (ANI): A new UK research has found that more than a third believe cancer is down to fate and their is nothing they can do to avoid it.Cancer Research ... Read more...

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BBC’s ‘Walking with Dinosaurs’ to become 3D film


November 2nd, 2010 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 2 (ANI): BBC bosses have struck a deal to turn TV hit 'Walking with Dinosaurs' into a 3D movie.BBC Earth, the natural history arm of BBC Worldwide, and Indian firm ... Read more...

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CWG women’s hockey: Scots, Welsh celebrate first wins


October 7th, 2010 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) Scotland and Wales celebrated as though they had won the gold medal -- but it were, in fact, just their first wins in the women's ... Read more...

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CWG women’s hockey: England begin medal hunt in style (Lead)


October 5th, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) England, the highest ranked team in the women's hockey competition at the 19th Commonwealth Games, opened their campaign in pool B with a 4-1 win against arch-rivals ... Read more...

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CWG Hockey: New Zealand women beat Wales in opener


October 4th, 2010 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar New Delhi, Oct 4 (IANS) New Zealand overcame first match nerves to post a 5-1 win over Wales in their opening pool B match of the women's hockey in the ... Read more...

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Kate Moss ‘back to wild-living ways just hours after deciding to calm down’


September 11th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 11 (ANI): Just hours after claiming she had given up her wild-living ways for good, Kate Moss stumbled out of a party looking absolutely wasted.Kate appeared to have slipped back ... Read more...

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Inspired by Lata, Farida Khanum forges India-Pakistan bonds (Second Lead)


May 5th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) For two hours, the packed theatre bridged the divide between India and Pakistan - torn by mutual distrust - with the strains of legendary ghazal singer ... Read more...

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I was inspired by Lata, moved by Indian peoples’ love: Farida Khanum (Lead)


May 5th, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Ghazal queen Farida Khanum, who mesmerized the audience at an overflowing theatre with a two-hour concert, paid homage to Lata Mangeshkar saying "the Indian nightingale was one ... Read more...

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I was inspired by Lata Mangeshkar: Farida Khanum


May 5th, 2010 - 11:09 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Pakistan-based ghazal exponent Farida Khanum, who mesmerized the audience at a packed theatre with a two-hour concert, paid homage to Bollywood playback queen Lata Mangeshkar saying "the ... Read more...

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Female sailors aboard HMAS Success ‘told to keep quiet about sex abuse’


March 29th, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 29 (ANI): It has emerged that female sailors aboard the Australian navy ship the HMAS Success were warned that if they spoke out about the sex abuse "they would never ... Read more...

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Lataji is my Saraswati: Rekha Bhardwaj (Interview)


October 27th, 2009 - 10:52 am ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Her voice is husky and sensual, very different from that of the singing legend Lata Mangeshkar, but playback singer Rekha Bharadwaj still considers the nightingale ... Read more...

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Asin’s French Connection


October 10th, 2009 - 12:36 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Asin loves to travel and explore different places and know more about the people and culture. During the shoot of London Dreams in Paris, Asin would go sight seeing a lot. ... Read more...

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I want to keep singing for the rest of my life: Lata


September 29th, 2009 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 29 (IANS) Nightingale of India Lata Mangeshkar says that she wants to continue singing forever, provided she is offered meaningful songs. "I want to continue singing for the rest of my ... Read more...

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Saregama pays tribute to Lata Mangeshkar


September 23rd, 2009 - 6:39 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Nightingale of the century the veteran Lata Mangeshkar has glorified the country's name with every song she has sung. This Queen of melody completes her 80th birthday on September 28. On ... Read more...

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After 17 years Lata Mangeshkar will be Rituparna’s voice!


August 27th, 2009 - 5:22 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Which actress wouldn't feel honored to have none other than the nightingale of India herself playback for her? So, Bengali beauty Rituparna Sengupta is super excited about Lata Mangeshkar herself playback ... Read more...

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No Singing Blues on Maniben.com!


August 22nd, 2009 - 5:37 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Comedy series Maniben.com is gearing up for the musical muquabla, which is to be aired in the coming episodes. Seriousness of the competition is so high that Smriti has roped in a ... Read more...

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Pet pooch survives with 9 golf balls, one bullet in stomach!


July 31st, 2009 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 31 (ANI): A pet dog in England has managed to cheat death despite swallowing nine golf balls, and being shot.Ben Jewell, 12, in Great Totham, Essex, raised alarm after ... Read more...

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A dress worth Rm100m to be on sale


March 27th, 2009 - 11:13 am ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
A dress worth RM100 million will be put on sale at the fundraising show in the lead-up to the Petronas Malaysian Grand Prix next Friday.'Nightingale of KL' is designed by Faisol Abdullah ... Read more...

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Lata Mangeshkar back on her feet after knee surgery


March 6th, 2009 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Mar 6 (IANS) Legendery singer Lata Mangeshkar, who underwent knee surgery at her own hospital in Pune after suffering from chronic arthritis, said she is on her "way ... Read more...

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Posh Beckhams latest beauty secret bird poo!


October 8th, 2008 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 8 (ANI): When it comes to keeping up with her Hollywood pals in terms of beauty stakes, Victoria Beckham swears by a cream that contains bird poo!Victoria, who has ... Read more...

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Hypnosis can reduce dementia symptoms


July 29th, 2008 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington , July 29 (ANI): Hypnosis can not only reduce dementia symptoms, but as it turns out, also improve quality of life for those living with the condition, says a scientist ... Read more...

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Untold facts about Lata Mangeshkar revealed in a book


July 17th, 2008 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
By Sreya Basu Kolkata, July 17 (IANS) How many of us know that Lata Mangeshkar's real name was Hema? A new book on her is not only a compendium of all her songs ... Read more...

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Birds vanishing from Britain: Survey


December 2nd, 2007 - 4:30 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec 2 (ANI): An extensive study has revealed that popular species of birds such as the nightingale, the lesser spotted woodpecker, the wryneck, and woodland birds are vanishing in Britain.According to ... Read more...

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