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‘Himmatwala’ mahurat live relay no publicity stunt: Sajid


August 21st, 2012 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 21 (IANS) Showing the mahurat shot of "Himmatwala" live on YouTube is not a publicity stunt, says director Sajid Khan and adds that he is just trying to ... Read more...

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Mudslinging over Madurai ‘mutt’ appointment


May 14th, 2012 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai/Madurai, May 14 (IANS) The war of words between controversial Karnataka-based spiritual leader Nithyananda and those opposing his anointment as the 293rd pontiff of the over 1500-year-old Madurai Aadheenam Mutt ... Read more...

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Saif is sorry, says he was provoked (Roundup)


February 23rd, 2012 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 23 (IANS) A day after being involved in a scuffle in the Taj Mahal hotel, actor Saif Ali Khan said he was "sorry" and regretted he didn't ... Read more...

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Saif apologises, says brawl no publicity stunt


February 23rd, 2012 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 23 (IANS) A day after being embroiled in a police case following a scuffle with an NRI businessman from South Africa, actor Saif Ali Khan has publicly said ... Read more...

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Fake flying people stun New York City residents


January 31st, 2012 - 10:22 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The “flying people” that have been spotted in the skyline of New York City over the last couple of weeks are meant for publicity stunt. Huffington ... Read more...

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Tweets that made headlines (2011 In Retrospect)


December 28th, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) Some kicked up a storm, others brought good news, while some gave instant fame. Welcome to the world of Twitter, where messages flout every ... Read more...

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Miffed Veena Malik swears to tell all before next break


December 20th, 2011 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 20 (IANS) Pakistani actress Veena Malik, new drama queen in the making, has reacted to reports of her 'missing act' as dramatically as possible. She swears to inform ... Read more...

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Veena never left India: Manager


December 18th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 18 (IANS) Pakistani actress Veena Malik was reported to have gone missing. While a Pakistani website said she had returned home, her manager denied this, saying she is ... Read more...

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Ready to examine US evidence on alleged assassination plot: Iran


October 18th, 2011 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Oct 17 (IANS) Iran's Foreign Minister Ali-Akbar Salehi said Monday that the country is ready to examine evidence on Tehran's alleged involvement in a plot to assassinate the Saudi ... Read more...

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Pippa Middleton deluged with offers after Royal Wedding


May 11th, 2011 - 12:33 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, May 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The future Queen Catherine is unarguably beautiful but some believe that her younger sister should rather become a movie star. This is the line of thought of ... Read more...

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Gujarat celebrates golden jubilee finale


May 2nd, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, May 2 (IANS) Gujarat witnessed the grand finale of the year-long golden jubilee celebrations of the state Monday with a series of programmes focussing on the various developments ... Read more...

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Andre, Rivas call it quits!


April 3rd, 2011 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 3 (IANS) Singer Peter Andre and his Spanish girlfriend Elen Rivas have split after dating for five months.News of the World reports that Rivas called off their romance ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama plans to step down


March 11th, 2011 - 8:12 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Dharmsala, Mar 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Tibetan spiritual leader, Dalai Lama, has plans to step down as Tibet’s political leader. He announced on Thursday that his decision is to allow the exiled ... Read more...

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US Muslim filmmaker ‘racially abused, beaten’ after encroaching into party uninvited


March 9th, 2011 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 9 (ANI): A Muslim documentary maker allegedly faced racial attacks and called racial epithets in the United States after he encroached into a house party, which he had not been ... Read more...

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Jonestown restaurant pulls down billboards with cult references


February 23rd, 2011 - 1:21 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Jonestown, Feb 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A restaurant in Jonestown admits that they made mistake with their new billboards that made some cult references. The eatery has subsequently ordered the pull-down of all ... Read more...

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Hurley-Warne romance mere publicity stunt for ageing stars?


February 12th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb 12 (ANI): It seems the infamous Liz Hurley-Shane Warne romance is nothing but a publicity gimmick to generate interest in two ageing celebrities with doubtful career prospects, suggests an Oz ... Read more...

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Jordan’s war of words with ex Peter Andre over burn on daughter’s back


February 7th, 2011 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 7 (ANI): Katie Price had a war of words with her ex-husband Peter Andre after he found a burn on their daughter Princess' back.Andre, 37, was furious when he discovered ... Read more...

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Sonali Bendre’s Pantyless Rumors Creates Rave And Controversy


February 6th, 2011 - 7:37 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Feb 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After Yana Gupta and Neetu Chandra, it was perhaps Sonali Bendre's turn to hit Karan Johar's party without her panty. However, her act of callousness, publicity ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan’s Mural Vandalized In Venice


February 4th, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Feb 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Lindsay Lohan seems to be getting more unpopular each day. Recently, a Mural of the singer in Venice, has been vandalized. Reportedly, someone drew a swastika ... Read more...

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LiLo ‘not worried’ about facing prosecution over ‘necklace theft’


February 4th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 4 (ANI): Hollywood star Lindsay Lohan is facing a criminal charge after being named a suspect in the theft of 'high-end jewellery'.However, a source close to the star has ... Read more...

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Bigg Boss 4 : Day 87 In The House, Garnished With Some Emotions


December 31st, 2010 - 11:47 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
With Dolly Bindra still in the house, one thing 'Bigg Boss 4' does not have to worry about is the masala. Day 87 in the house witnessed the weekly task ... Read more...

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Keith Sweat’s Death Rumor Hits Web


December 12th, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) American R&B/soul singer Keith Sweat was declared dead on a reputed social networking site on Saturday. The news, however, shocked all his fans, who started searching ... Read more...

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Jim Morrison’s widow unhappy with his official pardon from the FBEC


December 10th, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Florida, Dec 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Florida Board of Executive Clemency (FBEC) has decided to official pardon the lead singer of ‘The Doors’. It may be recalled that he was ... Read more...

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Medvedev’s ‘chin-ups stunt’ to match Putin’s exploits ‘looks silly’


December 3rd, 2010 - 12:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 3 (ANI): Russian president Dmitry Medvedev's publicity stunt of performing a series of chin-ups to match rival Vladimir Putin's strong man persona ended up looking rather silly.Medvedev, a 45-year-old former ... Read more...

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Johny Depp Asks Makers To Chop Off ‘Shower Scene’ In ‘The Tourist’ On Wife Vanessa Paradis’ …


November 11th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 11, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Hollywood star Johny Depp seems to be a very loving husband, who can do anything for his darling wife Vanessa Paradis. He can go to any ... Read more...

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Courtney Cox Not Getting A Divorce Yet


November 2nd, 2010 - 7:57 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 2, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Lately Hollywood has been abuzz with rumors that Courtney Cox and her husband David Arquette are getting a divorce. Courtney decided to put ... Read more...

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Anusha Rizvi Is A Publicity Seeker, Alleges Peepli Live Actor


October 29th, 2010 - 12:38 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 29, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Controversy surrounding this year’s Oscar entry from India refuses to die. Actor Raghuvir Yadav, the Budhia of Peepli Live, said in a recent statement to the ... Read more...

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Richard Heene, Dad of ‘Balloon Boy’ Creates Bear Back Scratch


October 29th, 2010 - 1:27 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The father of the “balloon boy”, who was made famous after a publicity stunt claiming that his son had flown away in a balloon as the world looked ... Read more...

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BJP’s online theft allegations juvenile: Congress


October 4th, 2010 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 4 (IANS) The Congress Monday termed the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) allegation about theft of its online identity as "juvenile and bankrupt", and denied having received any notice ... Read more...

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‘Australia’s Next Top Model’ winner gaffe no publicity stunt, says judge


September 29th, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 29 (ANI): 'Australia's Next Top Model' judge Alex Perry has said that Oz model Sarah Murdoch's announcement of the wrong winner of the series was not a publicity stunt.A ... Read more...

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Pakhi Tyrewala Gets A Lip Job!


September 21st, 2010 - 12:22 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 21, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Pakhi Tyrewala, the lead actress of Abbas Tyrewala's upcoming movie Jhoota Hi Sahi and also his wife, has reportedly got a lip job done. Bollywood hunk ... Read more...

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Frrell attempts world record


September 18th, 2010 - 1:21 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 17 (IANS) Actor-comedian Will Ferrell will try to create a world record by staging a gathering of 1,500 costumed superheroes. The "Elf" star is hoping his publicity stunt for new animated ... Read more...

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Will Ferrell to stage world-record attempt with gathering of superheroes


September 17th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 17 (ANI): Funnyman Will Ferrell is hoping his publicity stunt for new animated movie 'MegaMind' will claim the Guinness World Records title for the Largest Gathering of Superheroes.The 'Elf' ... Read more...

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Are Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt Back Together?


September 15th, 2010 - 9:26 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt are a reality couple which had a very public break-up, with their divorce finalization date due to be on Valentine’s Day of ... Read more...

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Heidi Montag And Spencer Pratt Back Together?


September 15th, 2010 - 8:52 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It seems that after so much drama regarding sex-tape and apologies, it seems that Heidi Montag and her husband Spencer Pratt has decided to bury their ... Read more...

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