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Ekta overwhelmed by response to ‘Kyaa Super Kool…’

August 1st, 2012 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 1 (IANS) Film producer Ekta Kapoor says she is overwhelmed by the box office response to "Kyaa Super Kool Hain Hum".The film, a sequel to the 2005 ... Read more...

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Early to bed, early to rise makes you fit

September 30th, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 30 (IANS) "Early to bed and early to rise" could be the key to staying lean and more active than night-owls during one's youth, even though both groups ... Read more...

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Russia slaps censorship to save kids from harmful content

July 21st, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Call it the concern of the elderly for the young or the vestige of Communist era censorship, President Dmitry Medvedev has signed into law measures ... Read more...

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PETA’s new Veggie Love ad for Super Bowl deemed too raunchy for TV

February 2nd, 2011 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 2 (ANI): An advert by PETA showing scantily clad models in raunchy poses with vegetables has been deemed too risque to be aired on television during the Super Bowl.People for ... Read more...

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Geri Jewell Reveals She Is Lesbian In Her Autobiography

January 29th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actress Geri Jewell who earned fame for acting in 'The Facts of Life' as Geri, the cousin of Blair has come out open about her sexual ... Read more...

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Soaps, reality shows, comedies hog prime time TV slot (2010 in Retrospect)

December 27th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Arpana New Delhi, Dec 27 (IANS) The small screen was one potpouri of entertainment - from soaps to reality shows, TV channels offered a variety of shows and audiences didn't stick ... Read more...

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Sourav enthrals Bengal, this time as quiz-master

December 13th, 2010 - 10:56 am ICT by IANS
By Pradipta Tapadar Kolkata, Dec 13 (IANS) Bengal's love affair with Sourav Ganguly continues unabated. The flamboyant former cricket captain is back to his charming best - but this time as a ... Read more...

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Excessive TV viewing causes aggression among kids: Survey

November 20th, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) Children who watch television for more than 35 hours a week are at a risk of obesity and an aggressive and violent behaviour, a study revealed here ... Read more...

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‘The Simpsons’ to return for 23rd season

November 13th, 2010 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
New York, NOV 13 (ANI): 'The Simpsons'-the legendary animated sitcom-is set to make a comeback for a 23rd season, which would take it through at least 2012 and a mind-boggling 515 ... Read more...

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Australia’s Stosur welcomes prime-time promotion at US Open

September 7th, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept.7 (ANI): Australian tennis star Samantha Stosur has welcomed her promotion to top billing for her marquee US Open quarter-final with defending champion Kim Clijsters.Stosur and Clijsters have relegated ... Read more...

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Half our waking life spent before TV, computers

August 19th, 2010 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 19 (IANS) We spend nearly half our waking life watching computers, TV and chatting on the phone. The average adult is awake for 15 hours and 45 minutes in a ... Read more...

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Shane Warne wins TV role on Channel 9

August 1st, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 1 (ANI): Oz cricket superstar Shane Warne has struck a deal with Channel 9 to head a prime-time TV variety show.The deal, finalized by Nine boss David Gyngell, will see ... Read more...

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YouTube marks 5th b’day with 2 billion hits everyday

May 18th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 18 (ANI): It has been 5 years since the inception of YouTube, the video sharing website, and it is still going strong - with an astounding 2 billion hits ... Read more...

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TV actors unfazed as Bollywood descends on small screen

December 2nd, 2009 - 9:08 am ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) Bollywood stars like Amitabh Bachchan, Rani Mukerji and Genelia D'Souza have thronged the small screen of late, but TV actors say they ... Read more...

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Entertainer Dudu Topaz found dead in jail

August 21st, 2009 - 6:09 pm ICT by IBNS
Aug 21 (IBNS) Israeli entertainer Dudu Topaz preferred to end his life on Thursday after apparently hanging himself in the shower of his jail cell.The entertainer, whose turbulent struggle to deal with ... Read more...

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Susan Boyle gets prime-time TV, while Obama doesn’t

July 22nd, 2009 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 22 (ANI): Britain's Got Talent star Susan Boyle has proven to be much bigger than US President Barack Obama, especially after a TV channel decided to air her show ... Read more...

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‘Varun Gandhi dominates prime time TV’

April 5th, 2009 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) young controversial leader Varun Gandhi emerged as the new favourite of prime time TV news in the past two weeks, says a ... Read more...

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Indian American Guv Jindal still a favourite among GOP faithful

March 26th, 2009 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 26 (ANI): Conservatives in America have embraced Louisiana's Indian origin Governor Bobby Jindal as their 2012 GOP hopeful, and he played to the gallery by warning at a Republican ... Read more...

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‘The Simpsons’ to become longest running American TV series

February 27th, 2009 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 27 (IANS) Animated series "The Simpsons" is set to become the longest running prime time show in US television history after two more seasons were announced. Currently in its 20th season, ... Read more...

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UKs richest man spent 17.5 K pounds for one night with a hooker

February 15th, 2009 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.15 (ANI): The Duke of Westminster, Britains richest man, is believed to have forked out a staggering 17,500 pounds for a single night with a high-class hooker in the United ... Read more...

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Obama to address first press conference on Monday

February 6th, 2009 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.6 (ANI): President Barack Obama will hold his first White House press conference Monday night during the prime time TV slot, the White House said Thursday. According to the Washington Times, ... Read more...

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Gurbaksh Chahal, the Millionaire Mogul

January 31st, 2009 - 10:02 am ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
Gurmukh Chahal, one of America's Most Eligible Bachelor became one of the youngest authors to ever write a memoir about his life at the age of 25 and also the first ... Read more...

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From a street urchin to India’s fastest filmmaker

January 23rd, 2009 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) From selling safety razors and combs on the pavements of the walled city in Delhi as a child worker in the early 1950s, Jaswin Jassi went ... Read more...

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Adultery, teen sex, lust hot topics on U.S. prime-time soaps

August 21st, 2008 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, August 21 (ANI): A study conducted by a prominent U.S. media watchdog, known as the Parents Television Council, has revealed that adultery, teen sex and lust are hot topics on ... Read more...

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