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Mexico’s Carlos Slim tops Forbes’ richest list


March 8th, 2012 - 9:24 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- Mexico's telecommunication tycoon Carlos Slim Helu is the world's richest person for the third consecutive year, according to the 2012 billionaire list released by Forbes magazine on ... Read more...

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Brandon Davis arrested for possession of drugs


April 29th, 2011 - 12:55 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, April 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Brandon Davis was arrested on Wednesday night for battery and possession of drugs. Report says Brandon knocked someone which prompted the police to arrive at the ... Read more...

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Jason Davis faces felony heroin charge


February 25th, 2011 - 12:47 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Following his arrest last month, Jason Davis has been charged with felony possession of drugs. He is due in court pretty soon.Davis got busted on the ... Read more...

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Oil tycoon pays $30K for seat next to two former Playmates


February 9th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 9 (ANI): An unidentified oil tycoon is said to have paid 30,000 dollars for a table next to former Playboy Playmates Holly Madison and Bridget Marquardt.The incident had ... Read more...

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Joan Collins Desires Her Dynasty To Be Continued By Gemma Arterton


January 15th, 2011 - 10:23 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Joan Collins got into the struggling 1980s show Dynasty in 1981 as the ex-wife of oil tycoon Blake Carrington played by John Forsythe. As vengeful Alexis, everyone not only took ... Read more...

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Russian tycoon gets additional six years in jail


December 31st, 2010 - 9:02 am ICT by ANI
Moscow, Dec. 31 (ANI): Jailed Russian oil tycoon Mikhail B. Khodorkovsky has been sentenced to an additional six years in prison for what appears to be his continued opposition to Prime Minister ... Read more...

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Russia rejects criticism of Khodorkovsky verdict


December 28th, 2010 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia Tuesday rejected international criticism of the guilty verdict in the trial of former oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky, terming it an "unacceptable attempt to exert pressure on ... Read more...

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US, Germany ‘deeply concerned’ about Russian tycoon’s ‘illegal’ conviction


December 28th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Dec 28 (ANI): The US and Germany have reportedly voiced their serious concern about a second conviction against the jailed Russian former oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky, calling it a "selective application" ... Read more...

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Former Russian oil tycoon convicted for fraud (Lead)


December 27th, 2010 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's former oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky and his business partner Platon Lebedev, both of whom have been jailed for tax evasion, were Monday found guilty of embezzlement ... Read more...

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Russian ex-oil tycoon convicted in fraud case


December 27th, 2010 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's former oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky and his business partner Platon Lebedev were found guilty of embezzling 218 tonnes of oil worth $97.5 million by a Moscow ... Read more...

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Larry Hagman Joins ‘Desperate Housewives’ Cast


December 13th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The irony in the whole incident is that Larry Hagman is not even acquainted with ‘Desperate Housewives’! He was recently heard sharing with the media that he does not watch television ... Read more...

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Anna Nicole Smith’s Boyfriend Found Guilty For Her Death


October 29th, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Late Playboy model Anna Nicole Smith's boyfriend was convicted by the Los Angeles jury for Anna Nicole Smith's death. Yesterday, the jury found him guilty of ... Read more...

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Anna Nicole’s life to be turned into opera


August 26th, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 26 (IANS) Late actress Anna Nicole Smith's life story is set to be turned into a television opera. According to reports, BBC 4 will air "Anna Nicole - The Opera" next ... Read more...

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Anna Nicole Smith’s Doctor Denied By Judge


July 7th, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar July 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Los Angeles judge refused to drop two of the charges against the doctor who was charged with prescribing the drugs to Anna Nicole Smith that ... Read more...

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Anna Nicole Smith’s possessions being sold off for daughter’s future


May 12th, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 12 (ANI): Anna Nicole Smith's former boyfriend Larry Birkhead is selling off the late model's possessions to raise money to secure their daughter Dannielynn's future.After having failed to launch a ... Read more...

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Joan Collins pays tribute to Dynasty star John Forsythe


April 3rd, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 3 (ANI): Joan Collins paid a heart-warming tribute to late actor John Forsythe, her co-star from the 1980s television drama Dynasty, saying "he was one of the last of the ... Read more...

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Dynasty actor John Forsythe passes away at 92


April 3rd, 2010 - 11:25 am ICT by ANI
London, Apr 3 (ANI): Television series Dynasty star John Forsythe has died after a long battle with cancer. He was 92.The actor, who played the role of oil tycoon Blake Carrington in ... Read more...

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U.S. 9th Circuit Court Rules Against Late Anna Nicole Smith’s Claim Over J. Howard Marshall’s Fortune


March 20th, 2010 - 8:55 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar San Francisco, March 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Friday, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court gave the decision in favor of the late billionaire J. Howard Marshall's son Pierce Marshall, after a ... Read more...

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Anna Nicole Smith’s estate to lose out on the $300 million oil fortune


March 20th, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Mar 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A federal appeals court has directed that the estate of the late Anna Nicole Smith will lose out on the $300 million oil fortune, ... Read more...

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Anna Nicole Smith’s estate to miss out on $300M oil fortune


March 20th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 20 (ANI): The estate of Anna Nicole Smith will not be entitled to any of the 300 million dollars allegedly promised to the late star by her oil tycoon husband.A ... Read more...

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Estate of Anna Nichole Smith loses $300 mn court fight


March 20th, 2010 - 5:26 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, March 20 (DPA) The estate of Anna Nichole Smith is not entitled to the $300 million that the late reality TV star was claiming from the heir of her oil-tycoon ... Read more...

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Anna Nicole Smith’s life to turn into opera


March 11th, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
Mar 11 (Pen Men at Work): Playboy model Anna Nicole Smith’s life is going to turn into an opera, which will be staged at the Royal Opera House, one of UK’s ... Read more...

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Royal Opera House to stage premiere on Anna Nicole Smith’s life


March 11th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 11 (ANI): The Royal Opera House (ROH) is set to stage an opera about the life of former Playboy model Anna Nicole Smith, who died in 2007.According to the ... Read more...

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Russell Hantz Defeated By Natalie White


December 21st, 2009 - 7:57 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec. 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The final result of the 'Survivor Samoa' had been quite disappointing for the tough guy, Russell Hantz as Natalie White, became the winner of the show. ... Read more...

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Anna Nicole Smith interrogated in stepson’s ‘murder plot’


October 8th, 2009 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 8 (ANI): Anna Nicole Smith faced interrogation over an alleged plot to murder her stepson.The late Playboy Playmate tied the knot with late multi-millionaire oil tycoon Howard Marshall II in ... Read more...

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Mittal takes a pounding, but still tops Rich List


April 26th, 2009 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 26 (IANS) Indian steelmaker Laxmi Niwas Mittal remains Britain's richest man, but is worth a massive 16.9 billion pounds less than last year, the Sunday Times Rich List said. Mittal, ... Read more...

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Khodorkovsky, Lebedev deny all charges in trial


April 21st, 2009 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 21 (RIA Novosti) Former Russian oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky and his business partner Platon Lebedev denied all the charges against them in a trial in Moscow Tuesday. "No, I ... Read more...

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British mercenary on trial in Equatorial Guinea


June 17th, 2008 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Nairobi, June 17 (DPA) The British mercenary Simon Mann was Tuesday set to come before a court in Equatorial Guinea to face charges of plotting a 2004 coup in which the son ... Read more...

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Atonement named Best Film at BAFTA awards


February 11th, 2008 - 1:08 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 11 (ANI): Atonement,' the film adaptation of Ian McEwan's best-selling novel, won this year's British Academy Film Award for Best Movie on Feb 10.However, many of the winners at Britain's ... Read more...

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John Travolta dropped from Dallas?


December 19th, 2007 - 5:26 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec 19 (ANI): Actor John Travolta has reportedly been dropped from the new Dallas movie, despite having been linked with the film for two years.The 52-year-old actor had been cast as ... Read more...

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There Will Be Blood bags best pic at NY Critics awards


December 10th, 2007 - 4:44 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec 10 (ANI): There Will Be Blood has bagged the gong for the Best Film by the New York Film Critics Online.The Diving Bell and the Butterfly is sharing the ... Read more...

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