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Pongal celebrated in Tamil Nadu with traditional fervour


January 15th, 2012 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 15 (IANS) People across Tamil Nadu got up early, put on new clothes and went to temples on the harvest festival of Pongal Sunday thanking rain, sun and ... Read more...

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Zac Efron donates clothes to charity


December 10th, 2011 - 2:05 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Dec 10 (IANS) Hollywood actor Zac Efron has donated his old clothes to children in need.The 24-year-old donated more than 300 items to the Children's Resource Network of ... Read more...

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Osbourne donates her clothes


May 14th, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 14 (IANS) Singer Kelly Osbourne has cleared out her wardrobe and donated her old clothes to an organisation for the homeless in Los Angeles.She is using the clear-out ... Read more...

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National Museum to set up 1,000 people’s museums across India


April 9th, 2011 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) In a bid to preserve local heritage and take museums out of their institutional buildings to the community, the National Museum is initiating a programme ... Read more...

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New mums take 18 months to ‘feel like women again’ after giving birth


January 12th, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 12 (ANI): It takes an average of 18 months for a new mother to 'feel like a woman again' after childbirth, according to a poll of thousands of British women.In ... Read more...

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Giving warmth to homeless to usher in New Year


December 31st, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) As many will be partying away to welcome 2011, members of Goonj will usher in the fifth New Year of their voluntary organisation by providing ... Read more...

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Robert Pattinson And Kristen Stewart: What Is So Stylish About Them?


December 1st, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Robert and Kristen have admitted being a ‘couple’ after denying it for a long time. Now, when they have become one of the hottest pairs in Hollywood, we can’t deny their ... Read more...

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What Makes Robert Pattinson Wear The Same Clothes Everyday?


November 3rd, 2010 - 8:56 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 3, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): 'Twilight' star Robert Pattinson is paying the price of being famous by wearing the same clothes everyday. The 24-year-old actor has reportedly admitted to 'OK' magazine ... Read more...

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Easy Halloween Costume Tips For Adults


October 29th, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a response to end the dilemma of those looking for costume ideas for Halloween, many websites are providing great tips for making up one's own ... Read more...

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‘Out Of The Mouths Of Babes’ - a book on kids’ hilarious answers


August 26th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 26 (ANI): Children are known to say whatever comes to their mind, and at times the answers they give can be very hilarious.Some of the true-life quotes as recalled by ... Read more...

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Giant rakhi to be tied to tree for environment protection


August 23rd, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 23 (IANS) A special 8 feet high rakhi, made of various discarded household materials, will be tied to an old tree in the Uttar Pradesh capital on Raksha Bandhan Tuesday ... Read more...

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Cloudburst flattened the Leh of my memories: Priyanka Chopra


August 13th, 2010 - 9:44 am ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) When a cloudburst wreaked havoc in Leh last week, actress Priyanka Chopra watched with alarm for news of a stupa and a market where ... Read more...

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Recession Collection dominates second day of Chennai fashion show


July 9th, 2010 - 7:08 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, July 9 (ANI) The second day of Chennai International Fashion Week showcased the unique Recession Collection along with the latest Western-wear here.The main collection on the second day of Fashion ... Read more...

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Your discarded clothes can make a difference!


June 16th, 2010 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Don't chuck your old worn out clothes into the dustbin; give them to an NGO instead. You'll be surprised to find your tattered jeans being refashioned into ... Read more...

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Michelle McGee continues Facebook war against Chelsea Handler


April 5th, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
New York, April 5 (ANI): Michelle McGee has continued her Facebook war against Chelsea Handler - this time mocking the "Chelsea Lately" host for her "saggy" chest."Dear Chelsea, glad to see ... Read more...

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Oprah Winfrey’s old clothes up for sale


February 27th, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 27 (IANS) Talk show queen Oprah Winfrey is planning to sell off her unwanted clothes and accessories for a good cause. Winfrey has gathered 150 items from her belongings, including ... Read more...

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Katie Price ‘doesn’t want to have sex with boyfriend’


September 29th, 2009 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 29 (ANI): Katie Price has lost her desire to have sex with boyfriend Alex Reid, sources say.Apparently, the hottie hasn't had sex with the cage fighter for a month, which ... Read more...

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Spaniards paint the town red in annual tomato fest


August 27th, 2009 - 12:16 pm ICT by IANS
Bunol, Spain, Aug 27 (EFE) A human tide made up of more than 45,000 people from around the world inundated the streets of this eastern Spanish town with tomato sauce during the ... Read more...

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Women’s shopping guilt not long-lasting


August 7th, 2009 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 7 (ANI): Women feel guilty after splashing out big bucks on shopping, but not for long, and head straight to the mall for another spending spree, according to a survey. ... Read more...

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Eva Mendes wore her sisters’ old clothes for 10 years


June 12th, 2009 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 12 (ANI): Actress Eva Mendes has admitted that she spent a decade wearing her sisters' old clothes.The 'Hitch' star has revealed that money was tight when she was growing ... Read more...

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How Obamas earned 2.73 million dollars in 2008, and what they spent it on


April 16th, 2009 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 16 (ANI): President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle Obama earned 2.73 million dollars in income in 2008, according to their tax statements.President Obama and the First Lady ... Read more...

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Kim Kardashian auctions off worn clothes on eBay for charity


April 13th, 2009 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 13 (ANI): Socialite Kim Kardashian, who refuses to be seen in the same outfit twice, has found a way to make good use of her old clothes - she sells ... Read more...

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Kantha embroidery makes Bengali rural women self-reliant


March 17th, 2009 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
By Ajitha Menon South 24 Parganas (West Bengal) Mar 17 (ANI): Women in West Bengal''s rural hinterland have become self reliant through traditional embroidery work called ''Kantha''. For over six decades, Bengali women ... Read more...

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Inauguration gown buyers flocking to thrift shops to buy recession-proof dresses!


January 9th, 2009 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 9 (ANI): After tucking the highly coveted inaugural ball tickets in their purses, finalising a hot date and a place to stay afterwards, women are now thronging local thrift-shops ... Read more...

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Shed old woollens on new year, clothe the needy


December 30th, 2008 - 11:02 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) Ring in this New Year differently by spreading some warmth among those braving the cold on Delhi's roads, or a shivering family in flood hit Bihar, by ... Read more...

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Five months and counting, Bihar’s flood displaced now fight winter cold


December 21st, 2008 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Patna, Dec 21 (IANS) It is five months since their homes and belongings were swept away in the worst floods in Bihar in the last 50 years. Now for the hundreds ... Read more...

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Allen Solly launches kid’s wear collection


November 12th, 2008 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) After tapping both the men's and women's wear markets, fashion brand Allen Solly has now launched its kids' wear collection to take advantage of the huge growth ... Read more...

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Rounder Eva Longoria says shes still a size zero


October 14th, 2008 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 14 (ANI): Hollywood actress Eva Longoria has said that despite gaining weight for her role as a frazzled mom in Desperate Housewives, she is still a size zero.Longoria, ... Read more...

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Bihar flood victims need new clothes, not old


September 9th, 2008 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Sep 9 (IANS) Hundreds of thousands of homeless people in flood-hit Bihar badly need clothes, but not old ones. Voluntary organisations have been told to arrange for new clothes, an official ... Read more...

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Doherty spends eight hours in antique shop


August 15th, 2008 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 15 (IANS) Troubled British singer Pete Doherty spent eight hours buying antiques from a dealer. According to thesun.co.uk, the singer walked into Fanny's Antiques at 10 a.m. and left only ... Read more...

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Bomb found near Surat hospital (Lead)


July 27th, 2008 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Surat, July 27 (IANS) The police discovered a bomb near a hospital in Gujarat's Surat city, but a suspected bomb found near the railway station Sunday turned out to be a harmless ... Read more...

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Harrison Ford and Shia LeBeoufs Indiana Jones bet


May 7th, 2008 - 2:45 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 7 (ANI): If the new Indiana Jones movie fails to become the most successful picture in the franchise, then actor Shia LaBeouf will have to paint co-star Harrison Fords ... Read more...

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Sabyasachi Mukherjee’s line, modesty impresses LFW audience


April 2nd, 2008 - 2:44 pm ICT by admin
By Shweta Thakur Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) After mesmerizing the Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) audience with his creative brilliance, renowned designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee tugged at their heart strings when he made his entire ... Read more...

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Mick Jaggers wacky dressing style embarrasses his kids


March 26th, 2008 - 12:35 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 26 (ANI): His wacky outfits might be a trendsetter for many, but when it comes to Mick Jaggers own kids they get embarrassed by their star dads dressing style.The ... Read more...

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Old clothes get new life amid China’s green drive


February 26th, 2008 - 9:34 am ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, Feb 26 (Xinhua) Sixty-year-old Yu Xiuqin in the eastern coastal city of Qingdao always gets the attention of other shoppers and many of them laugh at her. Yu totes a large ... Read more...

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