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India to turn hottest destination for gay, lesbian tourists


January 29th, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 29 (IANS) As the government legalised homosexuality in India two years ago, tour operators in the country are trying to sell India as the ultimate tourists destination for gays ... Read more...

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Indian tourism industry targets gay, lesbian travellers


January 28th, 2011 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) Gay and lesbian tourists are big spenders and vacation savvy and are being increasingly targeted by travel operators in India, said travel experts at the 18th South ... Read more...

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Canadian CEO salaries skyrocket amid recession


January 4th, 2011 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Jan 4 (IANS) Even as other G8 economies struggle to emerge from the meltdown, Canada's best-paid 100 CEOs breezed through the worst of the recession with earnings 155 times ... Read more...

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Danielle Staub to uncover truth of relationship with Lori Michaels in spinoffs


September 15th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 15 (ANI): 'Real Housewives of New Jersey' alum Danielle Staub has said that she will reveal the truth about her relationship with alleged girlfriend Lori Michaels on two new ... Read more...

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Gisele Bundchen is Named as World’s Top (Earning) Model!


May 15th, 2010 - 2:25 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) When she brought in a whopping 25 million dollars last year, Gisele Bundchen became the top of the food chain when it comes to models, at least ... Read more...

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7-Eleven’s own beer


April 21st, 2010 - 9:30 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 21, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): After the triumph of the Yosemite road proprietary wine last year, retail giant 7- Eleven is all to set roll out its own private ... Read more...

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Healthcare recession proof in the US, says Indian American doctor


October 9th, 2009 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) Doctors in the cosmetic sector may have been hit and elective surgeries reduced, but doctors in the US had otherwise been insulated from the recession, said Dr ... Read more...

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World’s tallest building seems to be recession-proof too


August 25th, 2009 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Aug. 25 (ANI): Despite the worst recession in modern history, the world's tallest tower, Burj Dubai, continues to retain its reputation as one of the most expensive addresses in Dubai, according ... Read more...

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Planning big fat Indian wedding? Visit Bridal Asia


August 19th, 2009 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
By Shilpa Raina New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) Weddings can defy recession. From the looks of it, that's what the Bridal Asia exhibition here next month is out to prove, bringing big names ... Read more...

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At 73 mn dollars, Rajasthan Royals makes greatest year-on-year gain


June 5th, 2009 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, June 5 (ANI): The value of Rajasthan Royals, the cheapest of eight franchises sold before the start of the Indian Premier League, has translated into a capital yield of 73 ... Read more...

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Australian brothels miss out on stimulus packages


June 2nd, 2009 - 9:28 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 2 (DPA) Brothels hit by the economic downturn are not getting the breaks that other hard-pressed businesses enjoy, a lobbyist for the Australian sex industry said Tuesday. "It's hard in any ... Read more...

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Japan’s ‘love hotels’ still doing brisk business despite recession


May 22nd, 2009 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 22 (ANI): Despite the ongoing recession, Japan's short-stay "love hotels" are reportedly enjoying a "robust trade".And while car manufacturers, electronics companies and other sectors of the world's second-largest economy ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Adultery business booming in recession


May 4th, 2009 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 4 (ANI): While the world is suffering from the ongoing recession, it has proved to be a boon for adultery business.Ashley Madison agency, which revels in the motto, "Life is ... Read more...

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Big fish `tortured’ in Asian seafood restaurants


April 22nd, 2009 - 9:06 am ICT by IANS
By Simon Parry and Hazel Parry Hong Kong, April 22 (DPA) The waiter serves up a generous helping of hyperbole with his sales patter as he points to a giant garoupa gawping out ... Read more...

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Recession-hit Hollywood movie bosses to remake 80s classics


April 20th, 2009 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 20 (ANI): With recession taking its toll on many industries, Hollywood movie bosses have decided that the best way to make money is by remaking a number of the 80s ... Read more...

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‘Cyber criminals can buy personal identities for less than a can of cola’


April 14th, 2009 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 14 (ANI): With a rise in cyber frauds, criminals can now purchase full personal identities for "less than a can of cola", according to an Internet security firm.The annual Symantec ... Read more...

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Now, recession-proof zipper dress that can be worn in 100 different ways!


February 18th, 2009 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 18 (ANI): Heres some good news for women who are cutting down on their shopping expenses due to recession: a new ''zipper'' dress that can be worn 100 ways ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

EPL clubs beat credit crunch with a record 178mn pounds spending spree


February 5th, 2009 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 5 (ANI): English Premier League football clubs have beaten the credit crunch with a record 178million pounds spending spree.They splashed the cash like never before to get the worlds ... Read more...

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Inauguration gown buyers flocking to thrift shops to buy recession-proof dresses!


January 9th, 2009 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 9 (ANI): After tucking the highly coveted inaugural ball tickets in their purses, finalising a hot date and a place to stay afterwards, women are now thronging local thrift-shops ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Entertainment firm Imax plans 9 theatres by 2010


January 6th, 2009 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 6 (IANS) Entertainment technology firm Imax Corp will open five more theatres in India, in addition to the present four, by 2010, a top company official said here Tuesday. "The ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Montag, Pratt upgrade their recession proof wedding rings


December 16th, 2008 - 6:52 pm ICT by ANI
New York, December 16 (ANI): Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt have upgraded their recession proof wedding rings to get themselves the traditional sparklers."The Hills" stars had been wearing 9-dollar bands apparently ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Chennai entertainment group defies downturn, plans investment


December 8th, 2008 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 8 (IANS) Despite mounting losses in the aftermath of the global meltdown, city-based entertainment group Pyramid Saimira feels it is the right time to invest. It is planning to establish ... Read more...

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For Big Cinema, it’s time to expand operations


November 19th, 2008 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 19 (IANS) The global financial crisis may have forced many companies to put their expansion projects on hold, but Big Cinema, part of the Anil Ambani-promoted Adlabs Films Ltd, is ... Read more...

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Entertainment is recession proof, say experts


November 17th, 2008 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) The global economic meltdown will not impact the entertainment industry, those associated with the sector say. “Entertainment is recession-proof. It does well both in good and bad ... Read more...

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