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Water challenge toughest: Renner


August 13th, 2012 - 6:13 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 13 (IANS) Actor Jeremy Renner was freaked out when he had to jump in freezing water to shoot for a scene in his film "The Bourne Legacy".The ... Read more...

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New Indian novels mirror contemporary man-woman relationships


May 16th, 2012 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) Contemporary Indian popular fiction that narrates "desi" cosmopolitan stories has been mirroring the changing man-woman relationship in a more open and accepting urban India, a ... Read more...

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Pleasure eating may fuel obesity


May 3rd, 2012 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, May 3 (IANS) When pleasure motivates eating, rather than hunger, it activates chemical signals which can cause overeating and fuel obesity, says a new study."'Hedonic hunger' refers to the ... Read more...

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Rhonda Byrne, Jeffrey Archer top authors of week (IANS BOOKS)


April 14th, 2012 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) Rhonda Byrne's "The Magic" dominates the non-fiction category in the bestseller list this week, while Jeffrey Archer's "The Sins of the Father" maintains the top ... Read more...

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Madonna throws cake on manager’s face


April 7th, 2012 - 3:10 am ICT by IANS
London, April 7 (IANS) Singer Madonna threw a piece of cake into her manager's face at a surprise party for the success of her new album.While celebrating the success ... Read more...

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Misplaced motivation could bring on failures


March 15th, 2012 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 15 (IANS) The motivation to change bad habits with self-control might be misplaced as you could be setting yourself up for failure, says a new study."Popular views of ... Read more...

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Christmas celebrated in style in Kerala


December 25th, 2011 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 25 (IANS) Christmas was celebrated with gaiety across Kerala Sunday, with churches crowded right from midnight on Christmas Eve.Sudden rains caused heartburn to many who were getting ready ... Read more...

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Kanye West is smitten by Kim Kardashian


December 16th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Dec 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kris Humphrey’s pain, is Kanye West’s gain. Following the collapse of Kim Kardashian’s marriage to the basketball star, rapper West seems to have taken advantage ... Read more...

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Vida bids alvida to ‘Bigg Boss 5′, says she wasn’t happy


November 20th, 2011 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) Afghan beauty Vida Samadzai, the latest to be evicted from "Bigg Boss 5", says she was prepared to leave the show as she couldn't bear ... Read more...

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High heels in ‘Delhi Belly’, a nightmare for Vir Das


June 19th, 2011 - 10:16 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) Dancing might be a piece of cake for some, but for comedian-actor Vir Das it was altogether a different ball game. When he was filming ... Read more...

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Aamir Khan Voices That He Still Finds It Hard To Enact Roles And That No Role Can Be …


January 28th, 2011 - 2:31 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Aamir Khan, who is one of the illustrious ‘perfectionist’ actors of the Hindi film industry, has, over the years, displayed his skillful enactment of dissimilar characters such as that of ... Read more...

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Want a flat tummy? Don’t rely on low fat foods!


January 17th, 2011 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Jan 17 (ANI): Trying to lose weight by adopting a low fat diet? Well, you may be committing the biggest mistake of your 'weight loss regime,' says an Oz fitness expert.Celebrity ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Deena Nicole Cortese Premieres In ‘Jersey Shore’ In Its Third Season’s Teaser Trailer


December 24th, 2010 - 12:22 am ICT by Pen Men At Work
December 2, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The well-liked reality TV program from MTV, Jersey Shore, consists of a fresh Guidette now, whose name is Deena Nicole Cortese, who will ... Read more...

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Phil Collins fed up of criticism, wants to quit music


November 11th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 11 (ANI): Phil Collins is so demoralised by constant criticism that he has given a thought to quitting music.His latest album, 'Going Back', may be his last.Oasis' Noel ... Read more...

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Kim Kardashian Blows Out Plans Of Accepting The ‘Ridiculous’ Offer Of A $1 Million Birthday Cake


October 25th, 2010 - 8:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 25, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Restaurateur Nino Selimaj was all prepared to deliver the most expensive birthday cake ever made to Kim Kardashian, the star of realty shows. Kim, however, poured ... Read more...

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Ranbir Kapoor’s ‘Cake-Kiss’ To A Mystery Lady!


October 23rd, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 23, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Bollywood hunk Ranbir Kapoor is again hitting the headlines and this time the reason is bit mysterious. The guy can’t even think of enjoying with friends ... Read more...

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Ranbir Kapoor Spotted Kissing Mystery Lady In Night Out


October 23rd, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 23, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): This incident is a further proof of the fact that nothing can escape the eyes of the media especially when it comes to our very own ... Read more...

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Brides, keep foundation low and make skin glow


September 26th, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Shilpa Raina New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Ever wondered why most brides end up looking like a piece of cake on their D-Day? Beauty experts feel instead of indulging in expensive cosmetics, ... Read more...

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Frieda’s glam-queen avatar at Toronto International Film Festival


September 20th, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 20, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Actress Freida Pinto thought that dealing with reporters and photographers at big movie premieres would be a piece of cake after she experienced her first ... Read more...

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Mani Ratnam Speaks About His Film Making Journey


June 18th, 2010 - 12:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 18, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): From Pallavi Anu Pallavi in Kannada in (1983) to Raavan in Hindi (2010). It has indeed been a very long and fruitful journey for Mani Ratnam. ... Read more...

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Boman Irani’s New Talent Surprise All


June 12th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 12, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): It was a pleasant surprise for the audience of the IIFA Awards at Sri Lanka when Raju Singh, the renowned music director teamed up with ... Read more...

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Keep food out of sight to eat less


April 27th, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 27 (IANS) Can eating less be as simple as leaving serving dishes on the stove and out of sight? Researchers led by Brian Wansink, director of the Cornell Food and ... Read more...

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Straight off the stove ‘Kitchen Counter’ diet cuts down eating by a third


April 27th, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 27 (ANI): Eating less can be as simple as leaving serving dishes on the stove and off the table, suggest researchers.At Experimental Biology conference in Anaheim, Calif., researchers led by ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Easter celebrated in Kerala


April 4th, 2010 - 12:25 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, April 4 (IANS) Christians made a beeline to the churches in Kerala early Sunday to celebrate Easter, signifying the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the cross, and take part in the ... Read more...

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Stephanie Rice finally celebrating birthday with a bang today


September 19th, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sep 19 (ANI): Australian swimming beauty Stephanie Rice is all set to celebrate her 21st birthday today-almost two months after her actual birthday-in a grand bash.The Olympic star had to postpone ... Read more...

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Meet Dadisa’s enemy in Balika Vadhu!


September 17th, 2009 - 3:13 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Rajendra Gupta aka Mahavir Singh, the latest entrant in Sphere Origins' Balika Vadhu, is an archrival of Dadisa. Rajendra Gupta who has been in industry for around 24 years, shares his ... Read more...

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Wallace And Gromit star Peter Sallis ‘not mad about cheese’


June 25th, 2009 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 25 (ANI): Wallace And Gromit star Peter Sallis has revealed he is 'just not mad about cheese' unlike his screen alter ego.The 88-year-old, who has been lending his voice for ... Read more...

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China’s rich and famous defying one-child policy


June 15th, 2009 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, June 15 (ANI): China's rising affluent urban class has been defying the nation's family planning policy of not having more than one child, it has emerged.Having more children abroad and paying ... Read more...

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‘Death of Autotune’ and birth of original music


June 6th, 2009 - 5:12 pm ICT by GD
With the advent of new technologies like 'autotune', singing has become a piece of cake. Nowadays, one does not require to be born with special or gifted vocal chords to be a ... Read more...

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Mayawati shelves grand birthday bash


January 14th, 2009 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 14 (IANS) Peeved over allegations that her party members collected huge sums of money for her birthday Thursday, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati has ... Read more...

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Barack Obama may be too thin to win the White House


August 3rd, 2008 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 3 (ANI): He may have all the qualities to become the next president of the US but it looks like there is one area Senator Barack Obama falls short ... Read more...

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Acting with Ben Kingsley had Mary-Kate Olsen more nervous than kissing him!


July 16th, 2008 - 3:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 16 (ANI): American actress Mary-Kate Olsen revealed that having to do a kissing scene with British actor Sir Ben Kingsley was a piece of cake compared to acting with ... Read more...

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Ballack says ruthless will to win will bag them Euro 2008 crown


June 27th, 2008 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 27 (ANI): German captain Michael Ballack has insisted that their ruthless will to win is why they will be crowned Euro 2008 champions on Sunday.Germany was lucky to ... Read more...

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Cakes and candles as Lalu turns 61


June 11th, 2008 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 11 (IANS) Railway Minister Lalu Prasad celebrated his 61st birthday in style Wednesday with a cake in the shape of the 'garib rath', his train for the poor, hundreds of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Chasing cheese can land you in the hospital!


May 27th, 2008 - 3:30 pm ICT by admin
London, May 27 (ANI): Chasing cheese might sound as soft as a piece of cake, but it left nineteen people nursing cuts and bruises after they took part in an annual ... Read more...

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