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Sheru Classic to be held Oct 6


September 13th, 2012 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) The second edition of the Sheru Classic Professional Bodybuilding Championship is to be held here Oct 6 at the IGI Stadium.The competition, first held last ... Read more...

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Demand for Olympic torch soars


July 27th, 2012 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 27 (IANS) Biswajit Dey (27), who works in Radisson Edwardian Hotels Group, arrived at Olympic Park early in the morning. Making his way towards the main entrance into ... Read more...

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Thieves rob Greece’s Olympia museum


February 18th, 2012 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Athens, Feb 17 (IANS/AKI) Thieves burst into a museum in Greece's ancient Olympia Friday and made off with dozens of artifacts of "incalculable value", media reports said.The robbers entered the ... Read more...

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Robbery takes places at ancient Olympia Museum


February 17th, 2012 - 9:06 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Athens, Feb 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Greek officials have announced that armed robbers have broken into the Ancient Olympia Museum and made away with several valuable items. Police say between 60 and 70 ... Read more...

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Nicole Scherzinger & Lewis Hamilton are back together


February 17th, 2012 - 8:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Months after announcing their split, singe Nicole Scherzinger and Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton are back together. The pair stepped out from the Olympia Theatre in Dublin ... Read more...

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Britons claim having visited non-existing ancient wonders


February 5th, 2012 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 5 (IANS) A British survey has found one in eight people claiming to have visited ancient wonders of the world that turned non-existent centuries ago!Of the 2,500 people ... Read more...

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Most elderly Britons feel good spirited


July 16th, 2011 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 16 (IANS) One may think elderly people in the present times may be feeling depressed by the prospect of working longer and retiring on a smaller pension -- ... Read more...

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Christina Hendricks loves high heels


April 10th, 2011 - 7:01 am ICT by IANS
London, April 10 (IANS) Actress Christina Hendricks has revealed she loves high heels or going barefoot, but doesn't wear flat shoes.The "Mad Men" actress, who is famed for her curvaceous figure, ... Read more...

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Bird protection bosses start recruitment drive at sex fair


November 20th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 20 (ANI): Bird protection bosses stunned a few visitors after they started a recruitment drive at a sex fair.The RSPB put up a stall at the adult show Erotica 2010, ... Read more...

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Dita Von Teese to perform at London Erotica show in Nov


September 28th, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 28 (ANI): Burlesque beauty Dita Von Teese is set to perform her Opium Den routine at the Erotica show at London's Olympia in November.Von Teese, once married to rock ... Read more...

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Jay Cutler Emerges As Mr. Olympia 2010 Winner


September 26th, 2010 - 11:50 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Sep 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) For all those who were looking forward to the Mr.Olympia weekend can now continue to worship their present bodybuilding hero Jay Cutler. With the 45th edition ... Read more...

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Kate Moss a great femme fatale of our era, says Bryan Ferry


September 11th, 2010 - 3:53 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Sep 11 (ANI): Bryan Ferry picked Kate Moss to pose for the cover of his latest album 'Olympia' because the supermodel is the 'femme fatale of our era'.Bryan thought the British ... Read more...

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Marion Cotillard is secret singer


July 28th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS) French actress Marion Cotillard has a hidden talent -- she is also a singer. The "Inception" star recently toured for two months with her musician friend Yodelice, playing a ... Read more...

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John Terry’s wife Toni becomes first WAG to represent country in sport


June 12th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 12(ANI): As England defender John Terry gets ready for the Three Lions' World Cup opener against the US tonight, his wife Toni has become the first WAG to represent her ... Read more...

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Schwarzenegger’s parents thought he was ‘wacky’


April 17th, 2010 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
London, April 16 (IANS) Hollywood muscle man Arnold Schwarzenegger used to have posters of "half-naked men covered in oil" on his bedroom walls while growing up and admits his mother didn't ... Read more...

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Jobless Benefits Bill Advances


April 14th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Washington, Apr 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The debate between the Democrats and the Republicans on the benefits for the jobless American bills is likely to continue. On Apr 12 the Senators ... Read more...

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911 Dispatcher Saves Son From Choking


February 16th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Olympia, Washington, Feb 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A 911 dispatcher was instrumental in saving the life of his own son, while he was undergoing training. The incident took place earlier this ... Read more...

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Health Bill to have a public option


October 28th, 2009 - 12:00 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer on Tuesday welcomed the top Senate Democrat's inclusion of government-sponsored insurance in the controversial Senate health care bill. He said ... Read more...

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Emma Watson, Bonnie Wright sign up with ethical fashion brands


September 21st, 2009 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 21 (ANI): Emma Watson and her Harry Potter co-star Bonnie Wright seem to turn fashion ethical by signing up with brands which focus on social and environmental issues.Emma, who plays ... Read more...

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London Olympics could face cyber attack: David Blunkett


April 27th, 2009 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.27 (ANI): Former Home Secretary David Blunkett is likely to warn the Gordon Brown Government that the 2012 Olympic games in London could face a cyber attack.Terrorists could use sophisticated ... Read more...

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Jennifer Aniston lends voice for a lamb story audio CD


March 23rd, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 23 (ANI): Jennifer Aniston has lent her voice to an audio CD version of a children''s book, called ''Loukoumi''s Good Deeds'', which tells the story of a cuddly ... Read more...

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Democrats get Republican votes for Obamas economic stimulus plan


February 7th, 2009 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 7 (ANI): Democrat Senators have gathered 60 votes with the help of two Republican counterparts, needed to advance to a final vote on President Barcak Obamas economic stimulus plan, ... Read more...

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With Olympic cauldron lit, torchmaker’s job was done


August 9th, 2008 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 9 (IANS) Huang Qijun was a relaxed man Saturday even though the Olympic Games have just begun. His job actually got over at midnight when Li Ning lit the giant ... Read more...

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Oz photogs call K-Mart catalogues more offensive than Hensons nude child art


July 7th, 2008 - 7:07 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 7 (ANI): A group of Aussie photographers considers K-MART catalogues to be more dangerous and offensive than the images by artist Bill Henson, which feature naked and near-naked children. ... Read more...

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Special teams to lead the way in civilised cheering at Olympics


June 6th, 2008 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Beijing, June 6 (DPA) Chinese news reports Friday said that the organizing committee for the August 8-24 Olympic Games has recruited 448 volunteers for 30 "cheering teams" to teach the spectators the ... Read more...

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Tibetan activists stage peaceful protest outside IOC meeting


June 5th, 2008 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Athens, June 5 (DPA) Tibetan activists staged a peaceful protest outside the venue of an International Olympic Committe (IOC) conference in Athens Thursday, before being removed by police. A handful of activists ... Read more...

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Jerry Hall to auction off Mick Jagger wedding dress for charity


June 3rd, 2008 - 10:24 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Jun 3 (ANI): American supermodel and actress Jerry Hall is auctioning off the wedding dress she wore for her wedding to Sir Mick Jagger - so that she can raise ... Read more...

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Vancouver unlikely to have global torch relay in 2010


April 11th, 2008 - 9:54 pm ICT by admin
DPA Beijing, April 11 (DPA) Vancouver will centre its torch relay on Canada when it hosts the 2010 Winter Olympics, organizing committee head John Furlong said Friday after a meeting with the International ... Read more...

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Olympic flame handed over to Beijing organisers


March 30th, 2008 - 10:35 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Athens, March 30 (Xinhua) The Olympic flame was handed over to Liu Qi, president of the Beijing Olympic Games Organising Committee, at a grand ceremony held in the marble Panathenian stadium here ... Read more...

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Washington State Senate opens with Hindu prayer


February 23rd, 2008 - 5:21 pm ICT by admin
New York, Feb 23 (IANS) The Washington state senate opened for the first time with a Hindu prayer involving the chanting of Sanskrit mantras. Rajan Zed, a prominent Hindu chaplain who has ... Read more...

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Jamelia dreamt of becoming a psychologist


November 14th, 2007 - 2:49 am ICT by admin
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Jamelia announces her engagement


November 14th, 2007 - 1:59 am ICT by admin
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