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Symonds wants to learn Indian culture in ‘Bigg Boss’ house


December 7th, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) Australian cricketer Andrew Symonds is the latest celebrity to enter the "Bigg Boss" house and says he is looking forward to his stint on ... Read more...

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India will remember Roebuck for his indictment of Australian team


November 13th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) Cricketer-turned-commentator Peter Roebuck, who died in a Cape Town hotel Saturday night, will be best remembered in India for his indictment of Ricky Ponting ... Read more...

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Race row turns Australian cute baby search ugly


March 3rd, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, March 3 (IANS) A fun search for the ultimate cute baby in Australia turned nasty after some mothers, furious over a voting glitch, began making cruel and racist ... Read more...

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French journalist found guilty of passing racial comments


February 19th, 2011 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, Feb.19 (ANI): Eric Zemmour, a well-known commentator and coloumnist for Le Figaro, a French daily newspaper, has been found guilty of inciting racial hatred after passing comments that were hurtful for ... Read more...

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Haley Barbour faces fire for his racial comments


December 22nd, 2010 - 1:35 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Dec 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) 2012 GOP hopeful, Harley Barbour may have hurt his ambitions with his recent comments.The Republican Mississippi governor caused controversy with a recent piece that he wrote ... Read more...

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Indian man suffers racist attack in Britain


October 13th, 2010 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 13 (IANS) An Indian-origin man was brutally assaulted in Britain when he tried to stop a gang of men from attacking a woman. He was called an "Indian b******".Pankaj Rawat, ... Read more...

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‘Talented’ Kiwis eying ‘India-race-slur’ TV host Henry’s post


October 12th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Oct 12 (ANI): Barely two days after the Television New Zealand controversial host Paul Henry resigned over his 'racial' comments against Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit and the country's Indian-origin ... Read more...

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‘India-racial-slur’ shows TVNZ dumping ‘ethics’ for crass ‘commercialism’


October 11th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Oct 11 (ANI): TVNZ TV host Paul Henry's 'racial' comments against New Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit and his insult to the Indian-origin Governor-General in New Zealand, Sir Anand Satyanand, appears ... Read more...

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Henry’s resignation has closed “sad and regrettable” episode: Kiwi PM


October 11th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Oct 11 (ANI): New Zealand Prime Minister John Key has said that the resignation of TVNZ presenter Paul Henry for his 'racist' comments against Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit has ... Read more...

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‘Comments against Sheila Dikshit should be condemned by every human being’: NZ envoy


October 7th, 2010 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorNew Delhi, Oct 7 (ANI): India has taken the issue of racial slurs made by a TVNZ breakfast show host Paul Henry against Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit very ... Read more...

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Complaints flood in following Kiwi anchor’s racial slurs against Indians, Dikshit


October 7th, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Oct 7 (ANI): The racial comments made by a New Zealand television station breakfast show host Paul Henry has sparked a record number of complaints to TVNZ and drawn criticism ... Read more...

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Youth prison guard fired over his racial comments on Facebook


August 7th, 2010 - 1:08 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Cuyahoga County, Aug 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) For posting racial abuse comments on Facebook, a youth prison guard has been fired from his job. The guard - Matthew Azzano is 33 years old ... Read more...

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Mel Gibson’s Racist Rant Against His Estranged Girlfriend Caught On Tape


July 3rd, 2010 - 6:59 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Hollywood superstar Mel Gibson is facing a major antagonistic reaction after the release of the recorded tapes on Thursday where he used racial comments against African ... Read more...

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Tea Party And GOP Protesters Go Overboard To Stall The Healthcare Bill


March 22nd, 2010 - 9:24 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Mar 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sunday saw the GOP and Tea Party protesters going overboard to stop the debated healthcare bill from getting passed in the House. They failed to do ... Read more...

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Harry Reid rejects calls to resign following racial comments


January 11th, 2010 - 2:15 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid will not resign following controversial remarks about President Obama set to be published by journalists in a book on Monday, ... Read more...

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Naga couple identify drunk men, cops who harassed them in Delhi


October 12th, 2009 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) A couple from Nagaland who alleged they were abused by a group of drunk men and subsequently the "callous police", were able to file a complaint with ... Read more...

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Kim Kardashian shocked by racial comments about her relationship


July 22nd, 2009 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 22 (ANI): Kim Kardashian, who is dating African American NFL player Reggie Bush, says she gets disturbed by racial comments about her interracial relationship."I don't understand it because I ... Read more...

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Racism exists in Australia: Oz official


June 14th, 2009 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June14 (ANI): With attacks on Indian students continuing in Australia, Race Discrimination Commissioner Tom Calma believes there is a case to give a racist tag to them.Calma admitted that racism existed ... Read more...

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‘Bigg Boss’ inmates remember Jade Goody


March 22nd, 2009 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) They didn't spend the expected period of time with her in the "Bigg Boss" house but her Indian co-stars are sad and upset at the news ... Read more...

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Carla Bruni blamed for Nicolas Sarkozys shift to the left


November 17th, 2008 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 17 (ANI): French President Nicolas Sarkozys supporters, who are worried about his inclination towards socialism, believe that his glamorous wife Carla Bruni is behind the shift towards the left.Sarkozy, ... Read more...

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Jade Goody had changed a lot: Shilpa Shetty


August 24th, 2008 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 24 (IANS) Actress Shilpa Shetty says she couldn't recognise her former "Celebrity Big Brother" housemate Jade Goody when she saw her at the second season of "Bigg Boss" - "she ... Read more...

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Jade Goody rushed to hospital


August 5th, 2008 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 5 (ANI): Ex Big Brother star Jade Goody was rushed to hospital after collapsing at her home with a mystery illness.The 27-year-old star, who was in news for ... Read more...

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Jade Goody named The Worst Big Brother Housemate Ever


June 8th, 2008 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 8 (ANI): Jade Goody, who was in the news for making racial comments against Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty in the reality show Big Brother, has been voted the worst ... Read more...

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Jade Goody robbed of jewels worth PS56,000


May 30th, 2008 - 5:46 pm ICT by admin
London, May 30 (ANI): Jade Goody, who was in the news for making racial comments against Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty in the reality show Big Brother, has been robbed of jewels ... Read more...

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Jade Goody returning to British TV


May 20th, 2008 - 3:10 pm ICT by admin
London, May 20 (IANS) British actress Jade Goody, who was in the news for making racial comments against Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty in the reality show "Big Brother", is set to return ... Read more...

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Difficult to eradicate sledging, feel former players


March 24th, 2008 - 10:09 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) Former international cricketers feel that it would not be easy to root out sledging from the game though it has of late become a big menace and ... Read more...

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