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‘The Fast and The Gorgeous’ back with Ambika Anand

August 20th, 2011 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) Popular reality show "Force India The Fast and The Gorgeous" is back with its second season - filled with beauty, glitz and glamour with anchor ... Read more...

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Hyundai to be Official car partner for World Cup 2011

February 8th, 2011 - 7:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi,Feb.8 (ANI-Business Wire India): Hyundai Motor India Limited (HMIL), the largest exporter and second largest car manufacturer in India, today announced that HMIL will be the official car partner for the ... Read more...

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Rihanna says naked pics online are from ‘when I was skinny’

February 3rd, 2011 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 3 (ANI): Rihanna has admitted that the nude pictures leaked over the Internet are hers.According to the New York Daily News, the diva revealed on Twitter that it ... Read more...

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No pools, or Astro turf, Jharkhand players go to nationals

January 29th, 2011 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
By Nityanand Shukla Ranchi, Jan 29 (IANS) Swimmers mastering their butterfly strokes on dry ground, shooters taking aim without bullets, hockey teams never playing on Astro turf - with just a fortnight to ... Read more...

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Ashley Greene’s ‘Skateland’: First Trailer Through MTV Hollywood Crush

January 21st, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Ashley Greene’s forth coming flick Skateland has been reportedly debuted through MTV Hollywood Crush with the first trailer of the film being shown via this concept is being widely appreciated. The ... Read more...

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World’s first International Cricket Hall of Fame honours Bradman

November 21st, 2010 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 21 (ANI): Australia has officially opened the world's first International Cricket Hall of Fame exhibition in New South Wales, to honour the legacy of Sir Donald Bradman at Bowral, where ... Read more...

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Tickets for major events sold out, now rush for leftovers

October 9th, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) With no Commonwealth Games ticket available for the finals of popular sports like tennis, badminton and hockey, the spectators are making a dive for tickets for ... Read more...

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They just have one synthetic hockey turf

October 7th, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) It was the same old story for Trinidad and Tobago women's hockey team Thursday -- but with a difference. They scored their first goal in ... Read more...

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The Ryder Cup 2010 Matches Delayed For Torrential Rains, Tiger Woods Loses

October 4th, 2010 - 7:53 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The much anticipated golf tournament between teams from Europe and United States, The Ryder Cup kicked off on October 1 and it is taking place in ... Read more...

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Jay Marioti Arrested After Altercation With Girlfriend

August 22nd, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Aug 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Well known ESPN reporter Jay Mariotti was arrested on Saturday night for reportedly abusing his girlfriend physically. He has been arrested on charges of felony and ... Read more...

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Pat O’Brien To Tell All In Autobiography

July 1st, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Pat O'Brien, the famous anchor will soon be a writer. According to latest reports, Pat O'Brien is all set to write his autobiography where the former ... Read more...

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VIDEO: Autistic Teen, Alex Hermann Has Perfect NCAA Bracket

March 25th, 2010 - 3:48 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Mar 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Alex Hermann, an autistic teen from Chicago had made the news, not only in his city, but all over the world. He has done something for which the ... Read more...

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Ben Roethlisberger Once Again Faces Sexual Assault Allegations

March 6th, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Mar 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Another popular sports personality has been accused of sexual assault. Reports indicate that the talented National Football League player Ben Roethlisberger, who has represented the Pittsburgh ... Read more...

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MLS chief confident about Becks return

March 3rd, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 3 (ANI): Don Garber, the head of Major League Soccer, insists that England midfielder David Beckham is ready for another campaign with LA Galaxy.Becks is on loan at AC ... Read more...

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‘Lahore’ in India on March 19

February 27th, 2010 - 11:42 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
February 27, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Gone are those days when the filmmakers would compromise with their subjects of interest just to please the temperament of their audience. The filmmaker Sanjay Puran Singh ... Read more...

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JK Tyres launches talent hunt

January 30th, 2010 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
Dimapur, Jan 30 (IANS) JK Tyres, in association with Akbar Ebrahim and MECO Motorsport, has embarked on a talent search programme for young motosport enthusiasts from remote parts of the country. The ... Read more...

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Fiat to introduce new models in small car segment soon

January 6th, 2010 - 10:23 pm ICT by ANI
By Uphar PandeyNew Delhi, Jan.6 (ANI): Fiat has plans to introduce new models in the small car segment in the near future, revealed Rajeev Kapoor, Fiat India president and CEO, at the ... Read more...

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German carmakers launch new models in Autoexpo

January 5th, 2010 - 10:11 pm ICT by ANI
By Damanjeet Kohli/ Uphaar PandeyNew Delhi, Jan 5(ANI): German carmakers Audi, BMW and Skoda launched dazzling new models at the Autoexpo, an annual automobile exhibition held in the national capital, on Tuesday. ... Read more...

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Punjab Cricket Association to become country’s first carbon-neutral body

December 15th, 2009 - 9:07 pm ICT by ANI
Mohali, Dec 15(ANI): In the backdrop of the Copenhagen climate change summit, Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) is holding talks with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) to reduce its carbon footprint.The Association ... Read more...

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Paul Allen Undergoing Chemotherapy For ‘Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma’

November 17th, 2009 - 7:30 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Seattle, Nov. 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) 56 year old Paul Allen who jointly founded the Microsoft Corporation with Bill Gates has been recently diagnosed with a cancer, precisely 'non-Hodgkins lymphoma' ... Read more...

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Jharkhand tribes hold fashion show during annual Sohrai festival

November 15th, 2009 - 10:41 pm ICT by ANI
By Girija Shankar OjhaKarandih Village (Jharkhand), Nov.15 (ANI): Tribals in Karandih Village in Jharkhand's Jamshedpur district recently celebrated the annual 'Sohrai' festival with much fanfare. It included a fashion show that attracted ... Read more...

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Hindi, Urdu teaching to be promoted in US varsity

June 3rd, 2009 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 3 (IANS) Indiana University in the US has been given a government grant of $119,999 to educate middle and high school teachers and students in Hindi and Urdu, ... Read more...

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Lee Furlong doesn’t want to be called a WAG

May 20th, 2009 - 4:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 20 (ANI): Popular sports television presenter Lee Furlong wants to remain at bay from the WAG label.Cricketer Shane Watson's girlfriend had been voted the world's No. 1 WAG in a ... Read more...

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Mahindra launches new Scorpio

March 6th, 2009 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) Auto major Mahindra and Mahindra (M&M) Friday launched an upgraded variant of its popular sports utility vehicle (SUV) Scorpio at a price range of Rs.721,000 to Rs.999,000 ... Read more...

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Ludhiana sports industry seeks foreign investment for its survival

January 13th, 2009 - 11:25 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan Kapoor Ludhiana, Jan.13 (ANI): Punjabs sports goods industry is presently undergoing a difficult face following a global slowdown. It believes that foreign direct investment can prove to be a saviour ... Read more...

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Threat to Dhoni family: Fan club lodges complaint

January 6th, 2009 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Jan 6 (IANS) Fans of Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni Tuesday formally lodged a police complaint against unidentified people after his family recieved an extortion letter. "We have lodged ... Read more...

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Olympic guides get moving on roller skates

July 28th, 2008 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Qinhuangdao (China), July 28 (Xinhua) Aiming to offer "speedy services" to tourists and fans during the Olympic football tournament, Qinhuangdao authorities have organised a special squad of guides on roller skates. The ... Read more...

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Tickets for the Beijing Olympics sold out

July 27th, 2008 - 7:14 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, July 27 (ANI): Tickets for the Beijing Olympics have nearly been sold out as the opening ceremony of the game draws near. By Saturday evening, 16 of the 19 ticket ... Read more...

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Adlabs Cinemas to build 15-screen multiplex in Mumbai

July 17th, 2008 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 17 (IANS) Adlabs Cinemas, the movie exhibition arm of Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group (R-ADAG), has clinched a deal with a consortium to construct a 15-screen multiplex here, a top ... Read more...

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Ashraf bats for inclusion of cricket in 2012 London Olympics

July 6th, 2008 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, July 6 (IANS) Immediately after taking over as Asian Cricket Council (ACC) chairman, Nasim Ashraf vowed to pave the way for cricket's inclusion in the 2012 London Olympics. Ashraf, the Pakistan ... Read more...

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Ferrari takes test drive on Kolkata roads

March 30th, 2008 - 7:29 pm ICT by admin
Kolkata, March 30 (IANS) Ferrari's most popular sports car model 612 Sumakha reached Kolkata Sunday for a test drive down the city streets. This drive is part of Ferrari's tour to India ... Read more...

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Half Marathon herald’s onset of summer sports in J-K

March 2nd, 2008 - 9:52 pm ICT by admin
Srinagar, Mar 2 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir played host to half marathon that set the stage for the summer sports in the Valley on March 2.Twenty-One-kilometre half-marathon started from the up market ... Read more...

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Petra Nemcova unveils her saucy new lingerie ad campaign

November 14th, 2007 - 2:43 am ICT by admin

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