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‘To Rome With Love’ - love letter to love (IANS Movie Review)


September 8th, 2012 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "To Rome With Love"; Cast: Woody Allen, Alec Baldwin, Roberto Benigni, Penelope Cruz and Judy Davis; Director: Woody Allen; Rating: ****Love and romance come in different shapes and sizes. ... Read more...

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Vijay steals show in ‘Velayudham’ (Tamil Movie Review)


October 30th, 2011 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Velayudham"; Cast: Vijay, Genelia D'souza, Hansika, Santhanam, Saranya Mohan; Producer: Aascar V. Ravichandran; Director: Jayam Raja; Music Director: Vijay Antony; Rating: **1/2Director Jayam Raja promised that he is preparing a ... Read more...

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Hazare, Kejriwal conferred Indian of the Year 2011 award


October 18th, 2011 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) Anna Hazare and his associate Arvind Kejriwal were honoured with the NDTV Indian of the Year award here Tuesday. Kejriwal dedicated the honour to ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Film villains mirror socio-political scene: Rakeysh Mehra


September 26th, 2011 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Filmmaker and scriptwriter Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra of "Rang De Basanti" fame says the history of Indian cinema shows villains were the greatest mirrors of ... Read more...

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Will support political party that fights graft: Hazare


September 13th, 2011 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Ralegan Siddhi, Sep 13 (IANS) Social activist Anna Hazare Tuesday said he is ready to campaign for and support a like-minded non-Congress, non-BJP political outfit that is corruption-free but ... Read more...

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Ordinary man who becomes catalyst of change (Book Review) (With Image)


July 7th, 2011 - 11:26 am ICT by IANS
Book: "The Book of Answers"; Author: C.Y. Gopinath ; Publisher: Harper Collins; Price: Rs.499A laidback Patros Patranobis wants to live an ordinary life with Rose, the woman he has not ... Read more...

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Did political class let down Husain?


June 10th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) The political class had failed M.F. Husain as the celebrated painter had to spend his last few years away from India, artists said Friday ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Husain loved aloo ka paratha at Kolkata dhaba


June 10th, 2011 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 10 (IANS) A "Gaja Gamini" painting still adorns the hall of Azad Hind Dhaba. But M.F. Husain, the man behind the work who loved to eat aloo ka ... Read more...

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Osama videos show he was active Al Qaeda leader, say US officials


May 8th, 2011 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 8 (IANS) US officials say the five videos of Osama bin Laden released Saturday show that the Al Qaeda chief "remained active" in his outfit's terrorist propaganda operations.The ... Read more...

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Binayak Sen’s family ecstatic over dropping of sedition charges


April 15th, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 15 (ANI): Binayak Sen's family, including his wife Illina Sen and mother Anusuya Sen were elated on Friday after the Supreme Court verdict, which granted bail to the civil ... Read more...

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Binayak Sen’s family overjoyed at Supreme Court verdict


April 15th, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Kolkata, April 15 (IANS) It's the perfect Shubho Nobo Borsho, the Bengali New Year, for activist Binayak Sen's family. The Supreme Court granted him bail and a chance ... Read more...

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Protesters head home, vow to return if needed


April 9th, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) The carpets were rolled and the marquee taken down as sweepers cleaned the roads near Jantar Mantar of paper plates, glasses and soiled posters ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Relationship between a beautiful woman, ordinary man ‘likely to fail’


March 1st, 2011 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 1 (ANI): A new research has suggested that relationships in which the woman is more attractive than the man are more likely to fail.Scientists from Stirling, Chester and Liverpool universities ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Pedalling Delhi to Mumbai in 30 hours for a green cause


February 18th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) Having cycled from Mumbai to Delhi in four days to spread the message of peace after the 26/11 attack, 53-year-old Vinod Punmiya will try now to pedal ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Bollywood’s Most Over Estimated Stars: Huge Amounts Shelled Out


January 18th, 2011 - 9:57 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Bollywood is an industry that is well known to spoil their top notch stars up to a hilt and giving them enormous amounts of mullah, irrespective of the fact whether ... Read more...

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Jordan brands hubby “fame-obsessed” as she asks him to move out


January 17th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 17 (ANI): Glamour model Katie Price a.k.a. Jordan has branded her husband Alex Reid as being "fame-obsessed" like her ex-spouse Peter Andre and has asked him to move out of ... Read more...

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Katie regrets marrying Alex Reid, calls him ‘fame-obsessed’


January 16th, 2011 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 16 (IANS) Former model and reality TV star Katie Price has split from husband Alex Reid whom she labels as "fame-obsessed" and says she regrets marrying him.The mother-of-three is said ... Read more...

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Pakistani man a messiah for missing kids


December 31st, 2010 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 31 (IANS) This is no ordinary man but a messiah for the missing children in Pakistan. Anwar Khokhar, who served as a barber to then Pakistani prime minister Zulfikar Ali ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

At Rajghat, Obama will be an ordinary man


November 4th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) US President Barack Obama may be the world's most powerful leader, but when he steps into Rajghat to pay homage to Mahatma Gandhi, he will be ... Read more...

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Miss Norway Will Win Miss World 2010 Pageant, Say Gamblers


October 28th, 2010 - 3:38 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 28, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The Miss World 2010 stage is set in China and the beautiful ladies from all over the world are ready to strut it out on the ... Read more...

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Tony Curtis’ wife says lung problems led to death


October 1st, 2010 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 1 (IANS) Veteran actor Tony Curtis' wife has blamed his history of lung problems due to smoking for his death.The "Some Like It Hot" star passed away Wednesday after ... Read more...

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Abhishek Awasthi felt today, he is doing great on TV


August 18th, 2010 - 6:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 18, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Abhishek Awasti is the name that will certainly remind you of Rakhi Sawant. Though now they both do not share great rapport with each other, they ... Read more...

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Choppers grounded as Pakistani flood victims face food shortages


August 9th, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 9 (DPA) Efforts to airlift aid to flood victims in northwestern Pakistan had to be halted due to bad weather Monday as tens of thousands of refugees faced food ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Simon Cowell Sued for Public Humiliation By Distraught Contestant


July 26th, 2010 - 10:53 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) When Emma Czikai auditioned for the television show Britain’s Got Talent in May of 2009, Simon was not at all impressed and told the contestant so ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Simon Cowell sued for $3.8 million


July 26th, 2010 - 9:32 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Music mogul Simon Cowell has been sued for $3.8 million by a British contestant. Cowell was allegedly sued for “injured feelings, exploitation, humiliation, degradation, and barbarism”Emma ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Simon Cowell sued for humiliation


July 22nd, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 22 (IANS) Simon Cowell has been sued for $3.7 million by a contestant from "Britain's Got Talent" show who claims she was "humiliated and degraded" on the show. Emma Amelia Pearl ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Shukno Lanka’ tribute to Mithunda and Kolkata: Director


July 2nd, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Robin Bansal New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) Just like a dry red chilli that appears insignificant but adds flavour to a curry, "Shukno Lanka" (dry red chilli), a tribute to Kolkata, is ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Major movies this weekend


May 3rd, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 3, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): This weekend, there will be two big films clashing at the box office, both starring the Big M's of the Malayalam industry. The movies releasing this ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Shaleen and Daljit’s trip to Italy


May 3rd, 2010 - 7:08 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 3, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Shaleen Bhanot and Daljit Kaur are one of the favorite couples of the television fraternity. They tied the knot on the 9th of December last year but ... Read more...

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Thousands court arrest as Left protests price rise (Intro Roundup)


April 8th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) Thousands of Left activists and leaders courted arrest across the country - barring Left-ruled West Bengal and Kerala - as part of a nationwide campaign against ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Thousands held as Left campaigns against price rise (Roundup)


April 8th, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) Thousands of Left activists and leaders courted arrest across the country - barring Left-ruled West Bengal, Kerala and Tripura - as part of a nationwide campaign ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Deepak Chopra to produce India-based supernatural thriller


March 4th, 2010 - 10:26 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 4 (IANS) New Age guru and author Deepak Chopra and Liquid Comics will partner together on a film adaptation of "Beyond," a supernatural thriller about a businessman whose wife ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Giacometti’s “L’Homme qui marche I” sold for a record $103.4 million


February 4th, 2010 - 3:51 pm ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) – The sculpture “L'Homme qui marche I” was sold for a record-breaking $103.4 million (£65 million) on a Sotheby’s auction on Wednesday.It was bought by an anonymous phone bidder, ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Sameera Reddy signs another Malayalam film


January 28th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Actress Sameera Reddy, whose only South Indian film was Vaaranam Aayiram, recently signed Casanova opposite Mohanlal. She is now doing another film, Oru Naal Varum with Mohanlal where she will be playing ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Sam Worthington fears unemployment despite ‘Avatar’ success


January 5th, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, January 05 (ANI): 'Avatar' hunk Sam Worthington is scared he may be out of work and unable to pay his bills in future, despite the huge success of his latest film.The ... Read more...

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