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Black woman held in Britain for racist rant


August 22nd, 2012 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 22 (IANS) A middle-aged black woman has been arrested in the British capital on suspicion of committing a racial offence, after she screamed expletives at white passengers on ... Read more...

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Goa debates priest’s entry into poll politics


January 14th, 2012 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 14 (IANS) The buzz of party politics for once appears to have taken a back seat in Goa as the civil society and the Church argue with verve ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Putin not interested to solve Russian problems: Gorbachev


August 16th, 2011 - 1:15 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Mikhail Gorbachev, the first and only president of the Soviet Union, has accused Prime Minister Vladimir Putin of having no desire to tackle Russia's ... Read more...

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New Sangeet Natak Akademi museum to open next month


July 18th, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The National Museum of Performing Arts, a new archive to preserve and showcase documentary material in possession of the Sangeet Natak Akademi (SNA), will ... Read more...

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Killing of Bin Laden certifies that Pak is a terrorist sanctuary: Expert


May 3rd, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 3 (ANI): The killing of Osama bin Laden once again shows that the real terrorist sanctuaries are located not along Pakistan's borders with Afghanistan and India, but in the ... Read more...

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Movie Preview: Impatient Vivek


January 6th, 2011 - 7:44 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Film: Impatient VivekDirected by Rahat Kazmi, Produced by Ashok Chauhan, Malvee S.Genre: Rom ComCast: Vivek Sudarshan, Sayali Bhagat and others.The movie Impatient Vivek is a brilliant rom com, set on the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Sesame Street’ Christmas Special Episode!


December 27th, 2010 - 9:22 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
If you are a ‘Sesame Street’ fan then you could not miss the Christmas special episode, which attracts even the adult eyes.It has been probably the first documented presentation of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Bizarre addictions you may not have heard before


December 26th, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 26 (ANI): Ever heard of someone who likes to keep hair dryer on while sleeping or can't move out of the house without puppets? Well, if such things fascinate you, ... 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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Ryan Reynolds lands cameo in ‘Sesame Street’


November 5th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 5 (ANI): Actor Ryan Reynolds has landed a cameo role in the kids' show 'Sesame Street'.The actor wore 'A' shape outfit for the clip to teach children about the ... Read more...

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The Bert-Ernie-Gay controversy rages on with new Twitter messages from him


October 27th, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The debate on whether the Sesame Street characters Bert and Ernie are gay has been heightened by a recent Twitter message from Bert.The following Twitter message ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Nida Mahmood creates sparks with ‘Machis’ line


October 27th, 2010 - 1:00 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) Young and quirky designer Nida Mahmood set the ramp on fire with her collection 'Machis" at the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WIFW) Tuesday. Her show, though ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

‘We are not a puppet government’: Omar Abdullah


October 6th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 6 (ANI): Commenting on allegations that the Central Government was running the affairs of the State, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Wednesday said neither he ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Imposing Helium aeerostat turns out to be showstopper (Lead)


October 4th, 2010 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) The much-talked about huge helium aerostat balloon that cost Rs 70 crore turned out be a showstopper at the breathtaking opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games at ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Katy Perry to star in ‘The Simpsons’


September 28th, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 28 (ANI): Singer Katy Perry has signed on to star in a special live action episode of the long running TV comedy 'The Simpsons'.The pop star was due to ... Read more...

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Katy Perry to appear on ‘The Simpsons’


September 27th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 27 (ANI): Katy Perry will be soon seen as a guest-star on 'The Simpsons.'Perry may be too sexy for 'Sesame Street', but puppets in Springfield want to make ... Read more...

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Kolkata activists spread AIDS awareness through puppet show


September 20th, 2010 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
By Ajitha MenonKolkata, Sep. 20 (ANI): In an AIDS awareness programme, activists made an attempt to reduce the stigma linked to the disease by staging a unique puppet show, here over the ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Puppetry spreads mass awareness in protecting Uttarakhand forests


May 22nd, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Barhani (Uttarakhand), May 22 (ANI): The Principal Conservator of Forests in Uttarakhand has directed his department to organise a series of puppet shows to be staged by range forest officers at various ... Read more...

Posted in National |

West End play ‘War Horse’ heading for Broadway


February 22nd, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 22 (ANI): Hit West End play 'War Horse', based on a children's book by English author Michael Morpurgo, is heading to Broadway next year.The adaptation of Morpurgo's book about ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Puppet exhibition in Bhopal a major tourist attraction


January 30th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by ANI
By Ram Chand SahuBhopal, Jan.30 (ANI): A puppet exhibition here is fascinating a large number of people from all around, as the large varieties of puppets on display not just belong to ... Read more...

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Craig Ferguson Overjoyed As His Show Airs 1,000th Episode


December 16th, 2009 - 9:04 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec.16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The celebrated stand-up comedian and host, Craig Ferguson, who hosts, 'The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson' has been extremely delighted as his show aired its one ... Read more...

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Verdict for Kasab by Telestars


November 26th, 2009 - 1:58 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
26/11's horror attack has left no Indian heart unhurt. Right from the day this dreadful act was carried out by Kasab and his partners, many people pray worst for them but ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

The Jeff Dunham Show: Mindless Or Mischievous?


October 23rd, 2009 - 6:07 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Oct. 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Jeff Dunham Show premiered on the 22nd of October in Reality TV at nine in the evening. The show which used to be aired in ... Read more...

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Jeff Dunham show premieres tomorrow on Comedy Central


October 22nd, 2009 - 2:17 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, Oct 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There is good news for all Jeff Dunham’s fans. He is going to host his own show on Comedy Central from October 22nd 2009.This ... Read more...

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Commonwealth Games theme of Delhi pavilion at trade fair


October 18th, 2009 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) Commonwealth Games 2010 will be the theme of Delhi's pavilion during the India International Trade Fair (IITF) next month, an official said Sunday. "The 2010 Commonwealth Games, ... Read more...

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Tim Burton’s never-before-seen artwork to be exhibited in NY


July 31st, 2009 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 31 (ANI): Hollywood director Tim Burton's never before seen paintings and drawings will be exhibited in a New York museum this autumn.The Museum of Modern Art will showcase the exhibition ... Read more...

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Jacko’s sensational O2 rehearsal video shows him in good form


July 3rd, 2009 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jul 3 (ANI): Late King of Pop Michael Jackson's final rehearsal video for his O2 gigs shows that he was in a very highly energetic form. Jacko could be seen doing ... Read more...

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“I don’t want to be a puppet”-Rimi Sen


June 22nd, 2009 - 5:05 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Tell us something about your film Sankat City? It's a comedy film, kind of slapstick but a movie that you can watch. The storyline and characterisation is good. It is a situational ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Bhopal hosts puppet festival


May 17th, 2009 - 8:50 pm ICT by ANI
By R. C. SahuBhopal, May 17 (ANI): Hundreds of people visited a three-day puppet festival here in which entertaining skits were performed by various artistes.Organised at the popular Rabindar Bhavan between May ... Read more...

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Puppeteers on World Puppetry Day enthrall people of Tripura


March 22nd, 2009 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
Agartala, Mar 22 (ANI): Puppets on strings, rods and hands enthralled hundreds of enthusiastic spectators at an event organised on the occasion of World Puppetry Day here on Saturday.World Puppetry Day ... Read more...

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Indian media new target for Radio Pakistan


February 4th, 2009 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
Abohar, Feb.4 (ANI): While Indian television channels are protesting against the proposed restrictions that the Government of India intends to impose on them following the live coverage of the Mumbai terror ... Read more...

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Coldplay to add humour to latest video by using puppets


January 20th, 2009 - 3:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 20 (ANI): English singer/songwriter Chris Martin has come up with an idea to make his bands latest video a little more humorous by using puppets.The Coldplay frontman suggested that ... Read more...

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Robin Gibb brands X Factor “glorified advert”


October 17th, 2008 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 17 (ANI): Singer Robin Gibb has slammed reality show X Factor for being a "glorified advert".Bee Gees star claims that the hit TV music contest is all about making ... Read more...

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Artists stage play for revival of puppetry in Rajasthan


September 28th, 2008 - 10:32 pm ICT by ANI
Jaipur, Sept 28 (ANI): India ''s traditional form of entertainment puppetry is being revived in Rajasthan as a group of artists have come together and are organising puppet shows in Jaipur.Hordes ... Read more...

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Iconic 60s show Thunderbirds set for high tech small screen return


August 30th, 2008 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 30 (ANI): The Thunderbirds are set to return to the small screen and this time with hi-tech action scenes.Creator Gerry Anderson is in talks to buy back the show ... Read more...

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