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Shirish Kunder apologises to SRK


August 25th, 2012 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 25 (IANS) Filmmaker Shirish Kunder has finally put an end to the ongoing animosity between him and superstar Shah Rukh Khan by tweeting a public apology.The editor-turned-director, ... Read more...

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Congress attacks Uma Bharti for Sonia remark


January 19th, 2012 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) The Congress Thursday attacked Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Uma Bharti for commenting on party president Sonia Gandhi's foreign origin and said that Bharti's ... Read more...

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Rahul, Uma take on each other in battleground UP


January 19th, 2012 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 19 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh pollscape heated up Thursday with Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi and Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) Uma Bharti taking on each other in ... Read more...

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Will finish 10-headed Congress, says Uddhav Thackeray


October 6th, 2011 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 6 (IANS) Shiv Sena executive president Uddhav Thackeray Thursday called upon the people to "burn to ashes" the Congress, which he likened to the demon king Ravan.Addressing ... Read more...

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Team Anna trains guns on MPs, wants work audit (Lead)


September 10th, 2011 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Ralegan Siddhi (Maharashtra), Sep 10 (IANS) Training guns on parliamentarians, anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare will write to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh seeking a performance audit of MPs, his aide ... Read more...

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CPI flays Congress, Trinamool on economic policies


April 15th, 2011 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 15 (IANS) Communist Party of India (CPI) general secretary A.B. Bardhan Friday slammed the faulty economic policies of the Congress-led central government for inflation and added that the ... Read more...

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Cricket in for a long and slow decline: Roebuck


April 9th, 2011 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Apr. 9 (ANI): Noted cricket commentator and columnist Peter Roebuck believes that the game of cricket is gradually descending into an entertaining circus, and for all practical purposes, is finished as ... Read more...

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Priyanka Chopra: Does Kareena Have A Computer In The First Place?


December 9th, 2010 - 12:14 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
But then, K Jo can make that happen on his show ‘Koffee with Karan’. Kareena and Priyanka got engaged in this real nasty fight. Friendly during the making of Aitraaz but ... Read more...

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Abhishek hits back at Prahlad Kakkar


October 28th, 2010 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Bollywood star Abhishek Bachchan has hit back at ad-man Prahlad Kakkar's comment that the actor should be in the Guinness Book of World Records for standing ... Read more...

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Aiyar takes another dig at Games


August 8th, 2010 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) Nominated Rajya Sabha MP Mani Shankar Aiyar Saturday took a potshot at the coming Delhi Commonwealth Games, saying arrangements were being made to ensure that the ... Read more...

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SRK pokes fun at Gilly, Bhajji at IPL awards


May 22nd, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 22, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):He's not only the box-office King, but King Khan is a thorough entertainer when he's got the mic in hand. The witty Khan is known to throw ... Read more...

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Kathy Griffin Takes A Potshot At Sarah Palin


March 7th, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Alaska, Mar 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kathy Griffin went up to Alaska on a concert, and when she was up on the stage, she poked ample fun at the former Governor ... Read more...

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Kashmira Shah gets dirty with name-calling her co-stars!


February 19th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
February 19, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Outrageous claims seem to be Kashmira Shah's forte, as she piggybacks on controversies to get her share of fame. The actress who is mostly seen in ... Read more...

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Salman Khan urges politician to leave art


February 6th, 2010 - 4:31 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Feb 6, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): It seems the week gone by has been rife with controversies, but there is one man who thinks otherwise and believes that controversies don't serve any ... Read more...

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I wanted to expose the Media -Ram Gopal Varma


January 28th, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Maverick director Ram Gopal Varma gives a break to horror and underworld tales and takes a potshot at media and its sensationalism in his latest flick "Rann'. The film has already ... Read more...

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Pargat Singh fires another salvo at IOA President


January 27th, 2010 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
Chandigarh, Jan 27 (ANI): Former hockey captain Pargat Singh once again fired another salvo at Indian Olympic Association (IOA) President, Suresh Kalmadi by blaming the latter for making attempts to occupy the ... Read more...

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Conan O’Brien Bids Adieu To NBC


January 24th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The fiasco between NBC and noted comedian and show host Conan O'Brien has finally come to an end. Much has been speculated In the media and ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama “not the next Jackie O”: Designer Douglas Hannant


December 9th, 2009 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 9 (ANI): Designer Douglas Hannant has taken a potshot at US First Lady Michelle Obama, insisting her style is not so impressive.Hannant, who has dressed celebs like Charlize ... Read more...

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Blake Lively Hosts Brilliant Rihanna.. And Some Mediocre Plays


December 7th, 2009 - 1:26 am ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Dec. 06, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The musical guest at this weeks installment of the "Saturday Night Live" was Rihanna. Her performance was the high point of the usually electric show hosted ... Read more...

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Eminem Takes A Shot At Adam Lambert In His New Song


December 4th, 2009 - 9:18 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Dec. 04, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Eminem had apparently made a hit on Adam Lambert in a song "Elevator" from his latest album, "Relapse:Refill". The news probably reached Adam Lambert, and he ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin’s “Newsweek” Cover Photo Triggers Controversies


November 18th, 2009 - 7:46 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Washington, Nov. 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sarah Palin's pose on the cover of "Newsweek"'s latest installment is getting her into quite a lot of trouble. She herself rejected the cover, saying ... Read more...

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Self-Obsessed Mika ready to Rock On!


August 28th, 2009 - 8:14 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Soon Mika will appear on another reality show, but this time he is there for real reason and not to churn out TRPs. He will join the judges on the panel ... Read more...

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Mortified Vivek


August 17th, 2009 - 10:50 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Vivek Oberoi wishes he hadn't called that press conference in April 2003. Yes, that one where he said that Salman Khan had been harassing and threatening him over the phone for ... Read more...

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Obama slams Fox News for being a ‘devoted attacker’


June 17th, 2009 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 17 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has slammed Fox News for being "entirely devoted to attacking his administration."Responding to a remark made by CNBC's John Harwood that Obama ... Read more...

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Miliband in dock over Obama’s “Bermuda deal” without Britain’s consent


June 12th, 2009 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 12 (ANI): Following what is being seen as a humiliating snub by US President Barack Obama on Thursday when four Chinese Guantanamo Bay detainees were released to Bermuda, a ... Read more...

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Oz and Proteas sledging made me stronger, says KP


May 3rd, 2009 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 3 (ANI): Taking a potshot at the Australians ahead of the forthcoming Ashes series this summer, former England captain Kevin Pietersen has claimed that their sledging made him stronger in ... Read more...

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Sibal says rival BJP candidate Gupta violated Model Code


April 11th, 2009 - 7:13 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr. 11 (ANI): The Congress party's Chandni Chowk MP Kapil Sibal has accused his BJP rival Vijender Gupta of violating the Model Code of Conduct.Sibal released a CD to ... Read more...

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Mourinho says hes in race for Man U managers post


March 8th, 2009 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
Harare (Zimbabwe), Mar. 8 (ANI): Former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho believes he will become the next manager of Manchester United. If you want me to rule out ever being Manchester United ... Read more...

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Beauty queen spills tales of rigour in Hindi translation (With Image)


March 7th, 2009 - 11:29 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) When done well, a translation can open a new world both to the author and the reader, as was seen in the recently released "Is Taaj Ke ... Read more...

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No plans to make movie on 27/11: Ram Gopal Varma


December 1st, 2008 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 1 (IANS) In the eye of a storm for visiting the ravaged Taj hotel in the aftermath of the terror strike, Bollywood filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma has denied reports he ... Read more...

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