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Google buys Instagram rival Snapseed


September 18th, 2012 - 11:01 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 18 (IANS) Following social networking site Facebook's purchase of photo-sharing app Instagram, Google has announced the acquisition of Nik Software, maker of the popular Snapseed photo editing and ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Chris Moyles bids farewell to his radio show


September 15th, 2012 - 1:21 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sept 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Chris Moyles, the renowned BBC radio 1 DJ is saying goodbye to the radio. The radio show host’s farewell will be a very big loss to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Lady Gaga wants Venice wedding


September 11th, 2012 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 11 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga reportedly wants to marry actor Taylor Kinney in Venice, Italy.The 26-year-old has invited some members of Kinney's family to join her in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Zoo keepers use iPads, apps for apes


September 4th, 2012 - 9:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Jakarta, Sept 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Not only have humans been found to have an interest on electronic gadgets, but it has also been discovered that the apes in zoos have developed passion ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

223-year-old cognac bought for 19,000 pounds


August 31st, 2012 - 10:38 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Breda, Aug 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A 223 year old cognac bottle has been purchased by an anonymous collector for a price of £19000. The anonymous collector purchased the bottle from an old ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

TiE announces awards for entrepreneurs


August 29th, 2012 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) The New Delhi-NCR chapter of The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE), the world's largest organisation of entrepreneurs, in association with Lumis Partners, a private equity fund, has ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Usain Bolt sets new Twitter Olympic record


August 10th, 2012 - 7:32 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Usain Bolt enticed the heart of many of his fans when he once again scooped the championship of 200 meters race. This was not only noted in ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Streep loves life at 63


August 9th, 2012 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 9 (IANS) Actress Meryl Streep says she is beginning to appreciate life more with age. The 63-year-old also admits her kids are scared of complaining to her ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

May-Treanor Olympic win creates a buzz


August 6th, 2012 - 9:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) May-Treanor came out victorious in her volleyball games match over her opponents namely Sanne Keizer and Marleen Van Lersel. She managed to beat them and the news ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

My image never bothers me: Raghu Ram


August 4th, 2012 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) Actor-producer Raghu Ram of "Roadies" fame is aware people perceive him as a "ruthless" man, but he doesn't care."Image is something I never think about. ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Filmmaking losing its iconic identity: Shekhar Kapur


August 1st, 2012 - 2:19 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) Can you shoot a video on your phone? If yes, you're a filmmaker, says Shekhar Kapur, who feels technology has made filmmaking an easier form ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Use social meida to spread awareness about water conservation’


July 29th, 2012 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) Filmmaker Shekhar Kapur, who is making a film on water scarcity with Hrithik Roshan in the lead, feels one awareness about the issue can ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Book alleges that Marilyn Monroe had a lesbian affair


July 27th, 2012 - 6:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new book has brought up rumors about Marilyn Monroe being a lesbian. A lot of biographies that were written in the past have speculations that ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Uday Chopra launches ‘Yomics’ comic book label


July 25th, 2012 - 1:38 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 24 (IANS) Bollywood actor Uday Chopra is all set to launch a new label of comic books, "Yomics", based on Yash Raj movies like "Dhoom" and "Ek Tha ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Cross-channel swimmer dies on maiden attempt


July 23rd, 2012 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 23 (IANS) A 45-year-old swimmer had just one kilometre left to go when he died while attempting the 21-mile-long crossing of the English Channel for the first time ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

De Villota crash shook team up, says Pic


July 14th, 2012 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Formula One driver Charles Pic says the crash in testing that left Marussia test driver Maria de Villota critically injured had a powerful effect on ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

My only competition is myself: Victoria Beckham


July 11th, 2012 - 6:59 am ICT by IANS
London, July 11 (IANS) Singer-turned-fashion designer Victoria Beckham says her only competitor is herself, not other designers.The 38-year-old has established herself as a successful fashion designer and while she ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Deepika admires Rajinikanth’s child-like enthusiasm


July 10th, 2012 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Deepika Padukone is working with Rajinikath for the first time in "Kochadaiyaan", but says she admires Tamil superstar's child like enthusiasm and never felt any ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Indian film industry ignores children: Nandita Das (Interview)


July 9th, 2012 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) Are you keen to take your young one to see a children's film and are finding your choices limited? That is because, says actress Nandita Das, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Saba Karim opens cricket academy


July 6th, 2012 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, July 6 (IANS) Former India wicketkeeper Syed Saba Karim Thursday inaugurated his state-of-the-art academy at the Genesis Global School here.The academy, which will be known as Sab Karim ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Real to reel: Adhuna Akhtar’s hairstyling passion extended (With Images)


July 5th, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) Adhuna Akhtar is ready to roll out her small screen stint - "Be Blunt With Adhuna Akhtar" - a six-part series where she will ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Stone bakes cake to cope with anxiety


June 30th, 2012 - 6:00 am ICT by IANS
London, June 30 (IANS) Actress Emma Stone turned to baking to cope with the anxiety that cropped up while shooting for "The Amazing Spider-Man".Stone developed a passion for making cakes ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Some elements have been promising: Koevermans


June 29th, 2012 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
Muscat (Oman), June 29 (IANS) Newly appointed Indian football coach Wim Koevermans said Friday that he had seen some promising points in the under-22 national team but said that everyone ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Unused Chaplin manuscript found in Italy


June 29th, 2012 - 7:37 am ICT by IANS
Rome, June 29 (IANS/AKI) The Cinetecta of Bologna film archive in Italy's Bologna city has found a five-page manuscript by Charlie Chaplin outlining an idea for a work never made, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Writing my hobby, acting my passion: Zeishan Quadri


June 21st, 2012 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) "Gangs of Wasseypur" marks Zeishan Quadri's debut as a writer and as an actor. He says he is relying on the crime-thriller to fetch ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

You need passion to become an actor: Boman Irani


June 18th, 2012 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 12 (IANS) Boman Irani, who started his film career at the age of 44, feels it is the passion for the art of acting that has helped him ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

No ill feelings for Star Plus or ‘…Saathiya’ team: Giaa Manek


June 15th, 2012 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) Television actress Giaa Manek, who is among the 12 celebrity contestants participating in "Jhalak Dikhla Jaa 5", gives credit to "Saath Nibhaana Saathiya" for ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

91 years old Arthur Gilbert is the world’s oldest triathlete


June 12th, 2012 - 11:24 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Somerset, June 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Arthur Gilbert who carried the Olympic Torch through Minehead, Somerset, last month, is probably the world’s oldest triathlete, having taken part in 41 events, including swimming, cycling ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Pegg reveals Cruise’s secret to good body


June 8th, 2012 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 8 (IANS) Actor Simon Pegg has revealed that his "Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol" star Tom Cruise keeps his body in good shape with the help of an ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Snoop calls Beckham a passionate father


June 7th, 2012 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 7 (IANS) Rapper Snoop Dogg feels footballer David Beckham is a passionate father and he always gives priority to his four children - Brooklyn, Cruz, Romer ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Rekha to be felicitated at IIFA


May 31st, 2012 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Bollywood diva Rekha will be honoured for her achievements in Indian cinema at the 13th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards to be held in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Australia’s MotoGP legend Stoner to retire


May 18th, 2012 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 18 (IANS) Australian two-time MotoGP world champion, Casey Stoner, announced Friday that he will retire from Grand Prix racing at the end of season due to "family reasons".The ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Not working in Houston biopic: Rihanna


May 18th, 2012 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 18 (IANS) Singer Rihanna has denied that she will feature in a Whitney Houston biopic."That's just rumours. I never heard anything about that," contactmusic.com quoted the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Serena reaches third round at Rome Open


May 17th, 2012 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, May 17 (IANS) American Serena Williams reached the third round of the Rome Open tennis after being pushed to dig deep to beat Russia's Nadia Petrova.Ninth-seeded Williams lost ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

We have failed to execute our plans: Lehmann


May 14th, 2012 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Deccan Chargers coach Darren Lehmann admitted Monday that failure to execute plans led to the downfall of the 2009 champions in the fifth season ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

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