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Pharrell Williams likes older women


September 9th, 2012 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 9 (IANS) Rapper Pharrell Williams says he has a "fetish" for older women.The "N.E.R.D." star, who is engaged to model and fashion designer Helen Lasichanh, lost his virginity ... Read more...

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Yahoo taps former Google executive as CEO


July 17th, 2012 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, July 17 (IANS) Yahoo Monday announced that it has appointed Marissa Mayer, a former Google executive, to be its president and chief executive officer (CEO), reported Xinhua. ... Read more...

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Meghalaya to compensate rape victims


February 29th, 2012 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Feb 29 (IANS) The Meghalaya cabinet has approved a comprehensive policy to pay compensation to victims of rape and human trafficking, Chief Minister Mukul Sangma said Wednesday."Rape victims in ... Read more...

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Chitrangada loves 1970s style


February 16th, 2012 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) Experimental Chitrangada Singh loves 1970s style and says she is excited that it is making a come back on the fashion scene."I love the ... Read more...

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Biggest moment when Michelle wore my dress: Naeem Khan (Interview)


November 1st, 2011 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) Michelle Obama, Beyonce Knowles, Eva Longoria and Lady Gaga. With a client list as formidable as that, it's little wonder that New York-based Indian designer ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Under Chanda Kochhar, ICICI set to be in top 20 global banks: Fortune


October 5th, 2011 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 5 (IANS) Chanda Kochhar, the head of India's ICICI Bank who is transforming her business with conservative lending and tactical cost cutting, is "also wildly ambitious" and aims ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Berlusconi’s eldest daughter not interested in politics


May 6th, 2011 - 11:01 am ICT by IANS
Rome, May 6 (IANS/AKI) The eldest daughter of Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi has dismissed reports that she was interested in following in the footsteps of her 74-year-old father into ... Read more...

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Study reveals that powerful women are as likely to cheat as men


April 30th, 2011 - 12:34 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Amsterdam, April 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new study which was published on the 28th of April suggests that power other than gender determines if a person is likely to cheat on a ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

High esteem prompts powerful women to stray


April 28th, 2011 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 28 (IANS) Powerful women are just as likely as their male counterparts to commit adultery because sheer self-confidence drives them to do it, a study says. According to ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Powerful people ‘likelier to cheat’, irrespective of gender!


April 28th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 28 (ANI): Scientists have scraped the old notion that men are more likely to stray than women.They now believe that it is a person's power, rather than gender, that plays ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Geeta Basra walks for designers Parvesh-Jai at LFW


March 11th, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 11 (IANS) Actress Geeta Basra, who was recently in the news for her alleged relationship with Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh, enjoyed walking the ramp at the Lakme ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

I’ve no romance in my life: Singer Nicki Minaj


February 20th, 2011 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 20 (IANS) Singer Nicki Minaj has revealed that she doesn't have time to think about romance as she is too busy with her career."I have no romance in my life ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Holiday book pile: Power women, Kasab and Gandhi (IANS Books This Week)


December 30th, 2010 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) Enjoy an exciting mix of fact and fiction in your book cart this holiday weekend -- whether it's about power women, Pakistani terrorist Mohammad Ajmal Amir ... Read more...

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Madonna is ’so boring,’ says Piers Morgan


December 14th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 14 (ANI): Piers Morgan, the British "America's Got Talent" judge who is replacing Larry King, has called Queen of Pop Madonna 'boring'.He also said he doesn't want her ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama sends stocks, sweet potatoes soaring - in style (Profile)


November 4th, 2010 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Paloma Ganguly New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) Michelle Obama has given Americans a face to love, glorify, follow and one that seldom fails since stepping into the shoes of the US ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

US very bullish on India: Hillary Clinton


October 7th, 2010 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 7 (IANS) As India assumes a more global leadership role, the United States is "very bullish" on India, says Secretary of State Hillary Clinton describing President Barack ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Indra Nooyi is again Fortune’s most powerful woman


September 30th, 2010 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 30 (IANS) PepsiCo's India born chairman and CEO Indra Nooyi is No.1 on Fortune magazine's US list for the fifth year in a row with Kraft Foods' ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Women can make movies, Sweden shows how


July 17th, 2010 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
By Satyen K. Bordoloi Fårö Island (Sweden), July 17 (IANS) Women are usually not prominent in the world of filmmaking, but the Swedish government is paving the way for others to follow ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Oprah to be honoured by conference for serving “on humanity frontlines “


June 3rd, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 03 (ANI): TV host Oprah Winfrey will receive the Minerva Award at the California Women's Conference in October.California's first lady Maria Shriver will honour the talk show legend at ... Read more...

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Berlusconi’s daughter may join politics


February 20th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Milan, Feb 20 (IANS/AKI) The eldest daughter of Italy's beleaguered Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi is taking tips from experts to join politics. Marina Berlusconi may follow her billionaire media mogul father's footsteps, ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Men find less powerful women more attractive


January 27th, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 27 (ANI): A new study has proved that men prefer less powerful women.In the study, led by Gettysburg College in Pennsylvania, psychologists showed positioning of people's photos played a vital ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Oprah Winfrey calls an end to her show in 2011 after 25 seasons


November 21st, 2009 - 2:11 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Chicago, Nov 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A very tearful and emotional Oprah Winfrey on Friday announced that she will take her iconic talk show off the air in 2011 at the end ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Pleasant politics at Dhaka Iftar party


September 11th, 2009 - 12:08 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Sep 11 (IANS) "Please join parliament and speak," Bangladesh Prime minister Sheikh Hasina urged opposition leader Khaleda Zia who said nothing but gave a chuckle. An Iftar party hosted Thursday during ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Kernataka’s women panchayat leaders unite for good governance


May 27th, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 27 (IANS) Over 600 elected women leaders of villages across Karnataka's 21 districts gathered in this IT hub Wednesday to launch Sugrama - a unique federation to secure their rights ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Vanisha Mittal will be planet’s most powerful woman upon inheriting family biz


May 10th, 2009 - 11:50 am ICT by ANI
London, May 10 (ANI): Vanisha Mittal, the only daughter of the world's fourth-richest man, steel baron Lakshmi, and Holly Branson, Virgin boss Richard's baby girl, will be two of the planet's most ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Women manage finance better: Chanda Kochhar (Interview)


April 30th, 2009 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Anuradha Shukla New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) Chanda Deepak Kochhar, set to take over as managing director and chief executive of ICICI Bank, India's largest in the private sector, firmly believes women ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Judi Dench, Helen Mirren among 20 Most Powerful Women in Brit Theatre


March 6th, 2009 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 6 (ANI): Dame Judi Dench and Dame Helen Mirren have been ranked among the 20 most powerful women in British theatre. The veteran actresses are among a clutch of stars ... Read more...

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Shape Magazine poses Faith Hill in Bikini on its cover


October 21st, 2008 - 4:05 pm ICT by Bupha Ravirot
Faith Hill, 41 year-old mother of 3 children decided to shows off her fit body on the December, 2008 cover of Shape Magazine.As an unconventional gift for her 41st birthday this year, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

In the battle of sexes, alpha women are ruling the roost


October 17th, 2008 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 17 (ANI): Alpha females are likely to reign the 21st century as more and more women play a dominant role in relationships, according to a new survey.Celebrities like ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Ousted Nepal king likely to keep old palace


June 4th, 2008 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, June 4 (IANS) Stripped of his crown and asked to leave the Narayanhity palace here by next week, Nepal's deposed king Gyanendra had fortune smile on him for ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Hillary Clinton tops Most Powerful Women In NYC list


June 2nd, 2008 - 9:28 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 2 (ANI): US presidential candidate, Hillary Rodham Clinton, has landed the top spot in a new list of The Most Powerful Women In NYC.The 60-year-old, who has made ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Elect best US president beyond race, gender: Nooyi


May 23rd, 2008 - 1:13 am ICT by admin
New York, May 22 (IANS) With a woman and a black hoping to become US president, PepsiCo chief Indra Nooyi, one of the most powerful women in world business, has expressed the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Oprah is being haunted by her foe again


November 26th, 2007 - 7:55 pm ICT by admin
New York, November 26 (ANI): Oprah Winfrey has once again fallen into trouble with the man who allegedly tried to sell audiotapes containing details about her private life and business affairs last ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Posh lined up for a cameo in Sex And The City movie


November 24th, 2007 - 4:53 pm ICT by admin
London, Nov 24 (ANI): Victoria Beckham has been lined up to do a cameo in Sex And The City: The Movie.Sources have revealed that the singer, who was approached by producers, ... Read more...

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