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I am Lazy: Noel Gallagher


August 1st, 2011 - 9:18 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS) Former Oasis guitarist Noel Gallagher says that he doesn't like being a frontman because he is very lazy and the job requires a lot of hard work.... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Brit nurse unfairly dismissed over saucy joke rules Appeal Court


February 5th, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 5 (ANI): A British nurse, who was fired for making a saucy joke as she helped to restrain a patient having an epileptic fit, has been found to have been ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ex-US envoy to UN Bolt may run for president in 2012


December 19th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec. 19 (ANI): Former US ambassador to the United Nations John Bolton is seriously considering running for president in 2012."As I survey the situation, I think the Republican field is ... Read more...

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Shobhaa De Gets ‘Wicked Witch’ Title From Sonam Kapoor


November 3rd, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 3, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Those of you, who consider Sonam Kapoor to be one of the sweetest Bollywood actresses, should think again. Sonam Kapoor can be quite vindictive towards people ... Read more...

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When Bradman stumped Tendulkar and Warne


October 30th, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 30 (IANS) A quip by Sir Don Bradman stumped Sachin Tendulkar and Shane Warne when the two cricketing greats paid a visit to the legend on his 90th birthday.Tendulkar ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

A dip into the Valley of Sin for Tiger (British Open Diary)


July 15th, 2010 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy St. Andrews (Scotland), July 15 (IANS) Tiger Woods shot a 67. Not a bad start for a man who is desperately searching for his 15th Major title and also ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Sushant Takes A Dig At Rakhi Sawant’s Age!


June 17th, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 17, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): What happens when someone declares a woman's age in public? That too, Rakhi Sawant's age? This week the audience will get to see the funny side ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Nightmares-of-Sachin quip was taken too seriously: Warne


March 30th, 2010 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) Legendary spinner Shane Warne reiterated that Sachin Tendulkar was the best batsman he has ever bowled to, but his famous quip that he had nightmares about ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Berlusconi says Italy would only accept pretty Albanian immigrants!


February 13th, 2010 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 13 (ANI): Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi has said that Italy would only welcome Albanian immigrants if they were pretty girls.Berlusconi, 73, made the remark during a meeting with Albanian ... Read more...

Posted in World |

British radio DJ fired for calling Queen’s speech ‘boring’


December 30th, 2009 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 30 (ANI): British radio DJ Tom Binns has been sacked after interrupting the Queen's traditional Christmas speech and telling listeners it was boring.Binns, who had been working in the studio ... Read more...

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Ritchie blasted for ‘retarded’ slur against Madonna


October 16th, 2009 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 15 (IANS) British director Guy Ritchie has been attacked by campaigners for a disabilities group after he dubbed his ex-wife Madonna as "retarded". Richie made the comment in an Esquire ... Read more...

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Girls love it when men use cheesy chat up lines


September 28th, 2009 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 28 (ANI): The next time you approach a girl, do not hesitate to try out a cheesy chat-up line because girls absolutely love it, for they give a glimpse of ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Palin in TIME list of influential people a joke, says ex-Governor


May 4th, 2009 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 4 (ANI): Former Massachusetts Governor and GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney has jokingly dismissed Sarah Palin's inclusion on TIME's list of influential people.Romney, who was appearing on CNN's ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Johnny Depps brother pens his first novel


February 19th, 2009 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 19 (ANI): It appears that actor Johnny Depp is not the only one with talent in the family, after his brother Daniel revealed his through his writing skills.Depps ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Brit traffic cops fav quip: Who do you think you are Lewis Hamilton?


October 10th, 2008 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 10 (ANI): British traffic cops, it seems, are trying to make their job a little fun, as according to a new survey, the officers always greet speeding vehicles with ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Interview flip-flops were to keep Saturday Night Live show in business: Palin


October 7th, 2008 - 4:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 7 (ANI): Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin has declared that her less than successful recent TV interviews were just her attempt to keep Saturday Night Live show in ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Bashir says sorry for ”tasteless” quip


August 7th, 2008 - 7:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.7 (ANI): TV journalist Martin Bashir has apologised for making what he called a "tasteless" comment about Asian women. Speaking at the Asian American Journalists Association annual banquet in Chicago, ... Read more...

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BJP criticises Left quip on India-US nuclear deal


June 15th, 2008 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Sunday criticised the Communist Party of India (CPI) for remarking that the India-US civilian nuclear deal would make India a US outpost ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

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