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Treat for wine lovers, Chilean way (With Images) (Lead, correcting spelling)


July 23rd, 2012 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) Chilean wine Valdivieso has entered the Indian market, and its distributor hopes to change the whisky-drinking nation's taste.Agnetta International, an India-based distributor of alcohol brands, ... Read more...

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Treat for wine lovers, Chilean way (With Images)


July 23rd, 2012 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) Chilean wine Valdiviesco has entered the Indian market, and its distributor hopes to change the whisky-drinking nation's taste.Agnetta International, an India-based distributor of alcohol brands, ... Read more...

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Microsoft, Google win Indian developer awards


April 18th, 2012 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 18 (IANS) Global software major Microsoft and global search engine Google bagged the Great Indian Developer Awards 2012 for innovative products and applications at the IT developers' fifth ... Read more...

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UTV thanks Salman, Ranbir for ‘Chillar Party’ buzz


March 7th, 2012 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) UTV Motion Pictures' Siddharth Roy Kapur not only thanks the cast and crew of "Chillar Party" after it won three National Awards Wednesday but ... Read more...

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Gervais Ellen defends his Golden Globe jokes


January 12th, 2012 - 10:24 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Jan 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) British comedian Ricky Gervais defended his Golden Globe jokes last year when he appeared on the Ellen DeGeneres show. Gervais is scheduled to host the show ... Read more...

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Rosily Paul impresses with handmade jewellery at IIJW


August 1st, 2011 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 1 (IANS) Designer Rosily Paul, who specialises in modern and customised jewellery designs, promoted handmade jewellery at the India International Jewellery Week (IIJW). She took inspiration from nature ... Read more...

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‘Chinnada Thali’; box office dud by Jagannath Rao (Kannada Movie Review)


July 31st, 2011 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Chinnada Thali"; Cast: Thilak Raj, Thungasri, Swathi, Devaraj, Ravindranath, Jigani Shanker and Ramamurthy; Producer: Listo Entertainment India Private Limited; Screenplay- Direction: Vemgal Jagannath Rao; Music Director: R. Damodhar; Cinematographer: K.V. ... Read more...

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Fans look forward to CMT Awards 2011


June 8th, 2011 - 7:32 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, June 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Country Music Television Awards 2011 will be held on Wednesday evening. The event will be aired live on CMT starting from 8pm. The event will be ... Read more...

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Dutta fumbles with names at national awards announcement


May 19th, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) Bollywood filmmaker J.P. Dutta Thursday presented a disappointing picture of himself at the 58th National Film Awards when he failed to pronounce right the ... Read more...

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Michael J Fox wins the Golden Camera lifetime achievement award


February 9th, 2011 - 12:07 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Berlin, Feb 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Michael J. Fox was honored in Berlin during the Golden Camera Awards.The 49-year-old star was honored with a lifetime achievement to cinema during the event in the ... Read more...

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Bappi Lahiri to be first Indian in Grammy jury


January 31st, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 31 (IANS) Bollywood music composer Bappi Lahiri has added another feather to his cap by becoming the first Indian composer to be in the Grammy jury for the awards in ... Read more...

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MTV not canceling ‘Skins’: Network rep


January 27th, 2011 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 27 (ANI): A representative for MTV has dismissed reports that the controversial show 'Skins' is going off air due to a sharp drop in ratings.After losing six advertisers - ... Read more...

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Pride Of Telugu Cinema, Nageshwara Rao Gets Padma Vibhushan


January 26th, 2011 - 12:56 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Akkineni Nageshwara Rao has been awarded yet another honour by the government of India. Recognizing his contribution to the growth of Telugu Film industry both by being an actor par ... Read more...

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Laxman thanks parents and uncle for Padma Shri


January 25th, 2011 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 25 (IANS) Stylish Indian batsman V.V.S. Laxman, who was Tuesday named for the Padma Shri award, thanked his parents for their role in shaping his illustrious career and especially his ... Read more...

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Facebook Film ‘The Social Network’ Hogs Limelight Once Again


January 9th, 2011 - 7:26 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) "The Social Network", a critically acclaimed film based on the life of Mark Zuckerberg, the Facebook CEO and his secret of rise to stardom, is hogging ... Read more...

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‘My Name Is Khan’ makes it to Oscars’ reminder list


January 7th, 2011 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 7 (IANS) Aamir Khan's "Peepli Live" is India's official entry for the 83rd Academy Awards, but Shah Rukh Khan's "My Name Is Khan" has also made its way to ... Read more...

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Manoj K Jayan Awarded For ‘Pazhassi Raja’


January 6th, 2011 - 2:18 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
South Indian actor Manoj K Jayan has won one of the most prestigious awards given to achievers in the South Indian film industry. According to reports in the media, Manoj ... Read more...

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Jennifer Lopez, Robert Pattinson And Matt Damon As Presenters Of Golden Globe Awards


January 5th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The Golden Globe Awards have roped in singer Jennifer Lopez and actor Robert Pattinson as presenters in the event which will take place on the 16th of this month. Also ... Read more...

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Nothing looks unconvincing in ‘Kanasemba Kudureyanneri’ (Kannada Film Review, Rating: ****1/2)


December 11th, 2010 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S. Rajapur Film: "Kanasemba Kudureyanneri"; Producer: Basanth Kumar Patil; Screenplay-Direction: Girish Kasaravalli; Camera: H.M. Ramachandra; Music: V. Manohar; Cast: Vaijnath Biraadar, Umashree, Sadashiva Brahmavar, Pavithra Lokesh, ShivaranjanInternationally acclaimed film director Girish Kasaravalli ... Read more...

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AR Rahman’s ‘127 Hours’ Music Is Life For Aron Ralston


December 10th, 2010 - 11:54 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Made by Danny Boyle, the movie is expected to have high voltage music as 'Slumdog Millionaire', for which Rahman had scored the music, had earned many prestigious awards too. The film ... Read more...

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Trace Adkins Hosts American Country Awards, Bags Two Awards


December 7th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) American country music artist Trace Adkins hosted the first American Country Awards last night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The star-studded event ... Read more...

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Arjun Deb gets Katz Basic Science Research Prize for Young Investigators


December 1st, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 1 (ANI): Arjun Deb of Indian origin has been awarded the Louis N. and Arnold M. Katz Basic Science Research Prize for Young Investigators.Deb is an assistant professor of medicine ... Read more...

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Ela Bhatt honoured with Global Fairness Initiative Award


November 16th, 2010 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 16 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has presented the first Global Fairness Initiative Award to Ela Bhatt, founder of the Self-Employed Women's Association (SEWA) that has ... Read more...

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Camila Bags Three Awards At The Latin Grammys 2010


November 12th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Las Vegas played host to the Latin Grammys 2010 this year and the night was as starry as it gets. Performing live at the prestigious awards ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga: Will Her Video Album Touching The 1 Billion Mark, Change The Face Of Music Industry?


November 1st, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 1, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Lady Gaga, the pop star who has shot to fame, in just a couple of years, is also a trend setter with her astounding success as ... Read more...

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Here’s the art behind Nobel citations


October 30th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) Writer Dorris Lessing's cats found a way into her Nobel citation! That's because the prestigious awards, instituted in 1901, carry a rich legacy of art ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga’s Album Touches One Billion Views


October 30th, 2010 - 12:00 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 29, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Lady Gaga, the pop star who has shot to fame at unimaginable heights, in just a couple of years, is also a trend setter with her ... Read more...

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Protests over removal of Mistry’s novel from syllabus


October 19th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) Expressing shock over the removal of author Rohinton Mistry's novel 'Such a Long Journey' from the syllabus of the University of Bombay, a group activists Tuesday ... Read more...

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Tributes paid to Bharata Ratna Sir M Vishveshvaraiah in New Delhi


August 27th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 27 (ANI): A large number of writers, engineers, artists, professors and academicians from Karnataka paid rich tributes to Bharata Ratna Sir Mokshagundam Vishveshvaraiah on the occasion of his 150th ... Read more...

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Chelsea Handler To Host MTV VMAs


August 22nd, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Aug 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Comedian Chelsea Handler has been roped in as the host of the next month's Video Music Awards on MTV next month. The comic has already made ... Read more...

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New docu-drama to mark 100 years of Mother Teresa


August 18th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) An hour-long documentary titled "Mother Teresa - Saint of Darkness", which features rare archival footage of her life and original recordings of her speeches, will be premiered ... Read more...

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Indian violinist performs in Trinidad and Tobago


August 9th, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Paras Ramoutar Port-of-Spain, Aug 9 (IANS) Indian violinist Kala Ramnath enthralled a packed hall here with her scintillating performance during a show ahead of India's Independence Day Aug 15.Ramnath displayed her musical ... Read more...

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President Patil to inaugurate International Congress of Mathematicians


July 5th, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 5 (ANI): President Pratibha Patil will inaugurate the International Congress of Mathematicians (ICM), the biggest and the most prestigious International meeting of Mathematicians at Hyderabad, on August 19.ICM ... Read more...

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37th Daytime Emmy Awards announced


May 13th, 2010 - 7:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, May 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) This year’s nominations for the Daytime Emmy Awards have been announced. The nominations were made live on CBS News’ “The Early Show” on Wednesday, and ... Read more...

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Hari Bhartia takes over as new CII president, Muthuraman elected vice-president


May 12th, 2010 - 7:44 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 12 (ANI): Mr Hari S Bhartia, Co-Chairman and Managing Director of Jubilant Organosys Ltd has been elected as the President of CII for the year 2010-11. He succeeds Mr ... Read more...

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