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China’s auto sales expected to hit 20 mn in 2012


July 27th, 2012 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 27 (IANS) China's auto sales are likely to hit 20 million units in 2012 if the economy picks up momentum in the second half, the China Association of ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

18,500 bottles of fake vodka destroyed in China


April 24th, 2012 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 24 (IANS) More than 18,500 bottles of counterfeit vodka were destroyed Monday after customs officers seized the goods before they entered China's northern city of Tianjin.Shi Guowang, an ... Read more...

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China reign supreme at World TT


April 2nd, 2012 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
Dortmund (Germany), April 2 (IANS) The Chinese teams lived up to expectations by winning the men's and women's title at the World Team Table Tennis Championships here.The Chinese men defeated ... Read more...

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Carey opens up about her twins


December 27th, 2011 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 27 (IANS) Singer Mariah Carey has described her son as "the joy" and her baby girl as "miss independent".The "We Belong Together" hitmaker gave birth to her twins ... Read more...

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Two killed, 15 wounded in Iraq attacks


December 20th, 2011 - 5:17 am ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Dec 20 (IANS) At least two people were killed and 15 wounded in separate bomb attacks in central Iraq Monday, the police said.In Iraq's northern central province of Salahudin, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Chris Martin’s funny friendship with Jay-Z


December 1st, 2011 - 9:43 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 1 (IANS) Coldplay frontman Chris Martin feels that people find his friendship with Jay-Z hilarious.The singer and his wife Gwyneth Paltrow have a strong bond with ... Read more...

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Six killed in Iraq’s twin blasts


October 3rd, 2011 - 7:16 am ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Oct 3 (IANS) At least six people were killed in two back-to-back roadside bomb blasts near the Iraqi capital Baghdad late Sunday, Xinhua reported.Two members of the Sunni paramilitary ... Read more...

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Mirren enjoys pole dancing


September 25th, 2011 - 4:04 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 25 (IANS) Veteran actress Helen Mirren admits she enjoys watching pole dancing and is fascinated by sexual imagery and entertainment.The 66-year-old is married to director Taylor Hackford ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Morrison likes being naked


September 25th, 2011 - 2:13 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 25 (IANS) Actor Matthew Morrison can get annoyed with fans waiting outside his house because he likes to walk around naked.The 32-year-old actor is best known for the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Dev is Freida’s action hero!


August 14th, 2011 - 5:15 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 14 (IANS) Freida Pinto says her beau Dev Patel is her action hero and loves his down-to-earth attitude. The two have been dating ever since they met on ... Read more...

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Beyonce gifts sister 25 shoes on birthday


June 27th, 2011 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 27 (IANS) Singer Beyonce Knowles surprised her sister Solange with a surprise delivery of 25 pairs of designer shoes on her 25th birthday.The "Run The World" ... Read more...

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Zoo not right place for animals, says Anoushka Shankar (With Image)


May 5th, 2011 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Sitarist Anoushka Shankar is against the idea of keeping animals in the zoo and is spreading this message in a new PETA ad.In the new ... Read more...

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Chris Evans admits mistakes


April 10th, 2011 - 5:15 am ICT by IANS
London, April 10 (IANS) Actor Chris Evans admits he often looks back and is astonished by some of the mistakes he has made in his life."I am only 29 and I ... Read more...

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Varun Bahl presents edgy, unconventional line at WIFW


April 6th, 2011 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) Best known for his silhouettes and cuts, designer Varun Bahl's collection on the opening day of the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WIFW) used wool ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Neeru Kumar pays tribute to Indian fabrics at WIFW


April 6th, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) Designer Neeru Kumar, who has been in the industry for the past 30 years, paid tribute to Indian fabrics in the inaugural show Wednesday of ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Ronan Keating to swim Irish sea


March 25th, 2011 - 8:28 am ICT by IANS
London, March 25 (IANS) Irish pop star Ronan Keating is set to make a splash for a good cause by swimming the Irish sea to raise money for cancer charities.The ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Kate Moss smokes at Paris fashion week finale


March 11th, 2011 - 3:58 am ICT by IANS
London, March 11 (IANS) Supermodel Kate Moss closed the Louis Vuitton show at the Paris Fashion Week by smoking a cigarette.The 37-year-old model is known for her love of smoking ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Cosmetic surgery a booming business in China


January 17th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 17 (ANI): Despite a wave of disasters in recent years, cosmetic surgery is a big business in China where the industry is now worth 10billion pounds a year.The death of ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Osbourne wants to get rid of tattoos


January 16th, 2011 - 8:36 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 16 (IANS) Kelly Osbourne, who has as many as 15 inkings on her body, wants to get rid of some because she thinks they are ugly."I was drunk for most ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Online outcry forces China to grant retrial for man sentenced to life for evading road tolls


January 15th, 2011 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Jan 15(ANI): China has granted a retrial for a man sentenced to life in prison for evading road tolls, after the severity of the sentence caused a huge online outcry.According to ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Designer Tom Ford represents real women


January 15th, 2011 - 8:11 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 15 (IANS) American designer Tom Ford believes his creations suit every type of female."The collection was designed for different women of different ages, with different body types and different personalities. ... Read more...

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Emraan, Abhay team up for Dibakar Banerjee’s ‘Shanghai’


January 12th, 2011 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Actors Abhay Deol and Emraan Hashmi have teamed up together for the first time for director Dibakar Banerjee's film "Shanghai".Produced by PVR Pictures, the movie is the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Kelly Brook dating Jack Whitehall?


January 12th, 2011 - 8:16 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 12 (IANS) Curvy model Klly Brook is secretly dating lanky comedian Jack Whitehall."They've been seeing each other a few months. They hooked up for the first time at the beginning ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Winehouse romancing British barman?


January 12th, 2011 - 4:51 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 12 (IANS) Amy Winehouse is reportedly dating a British barman she met during her comeback tour in Brazil.The "Back to Black" singer who split from film director Reg Traviss, ... Read more...

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‘Cigarettes will be stubbed out by 2050′


January 9th, 2011 - 7:33 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 9 (IANS) Cigarette smoking may be completely disappeared by 2050, experts believe.A combination of rising prices and the ban on lighting up in public places could finally kill off the ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Winehouse ready for comeback


January 7th, 2011 - 6:05 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 7 (IANS) Singer Amy Winehouse is gearing up for her comeback as she will be performing new songs during her live concerts in Brazil starting Saturday.The 27-year-old has rarely ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Longoria has new man in her life!


January 6th, 2011 - 8:06 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 6 (IANS) Eva Longoria has been quietly dating Penelope Cruz's younger brother Eduardo following the breakdown of her marriage to Tony Parker.The "Desperate Housewive" star who is in the process ... Read more...

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Amy praises motherhood


December 20th, 2010 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 20 (IANS) American actress Amy Adams, mother of a seven-month-old girl Aviana Olea, says motherhood has made her understand her body better."Being pregnant helped me understand what my true relation ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

I have fake siblings: Natalie Portman


December 15th, 2010 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 15 (IANS) Actress Natalie Portman thinks she has a large circle of friends because she has no siblings.She also admits she doesn't get time to meet everyone, reports femalefirst.co.uk."I have ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Kelis mellowed down with motherhood


December 12th, 2010 - 9:37 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 12 (IANS) Singer Kelis thinks she has become a better person ever since she gave birth to son Knight.The "A Capella" singer has never expected to feel as strongly for ... Read more...

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Marmite can cure diabetes


December 7th, 2010 - 8:39 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 7 (IANS) Marmite, a brown-coloured spread made from yeast, could save the lives of millions of people ­because it contains a vitamin that protects against some potentially fatal heart conditions ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Lindsay Lohan visited by Samantha Ronson


December 1st, 2010 - 8:17 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 1 (IANS) Lindsay Lohan's ex-girlfriend Samantha Ronson is a regular visitor at the Betty Ford centre where she is presently being treated for drug addiction."I have spotted Samantha there ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Clues on inflammation in central nervous system uncovered


October 22nd, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 22 (ANI): Scientists have found a type of cell that may limit inflammation in the central nervous system (CNS)-and could help in the treatment of brain disorders such as multiple ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Boyle opens up about her teen bullies


October 21st, 2010 - 4:10 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 21 (IANS) Scottish singing sensation Susan Boyle has opened up about the bullies and psychological trauma she had to undergo during her teenage days.Boyle has talked about her school days ... Read more...

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Nida Mahmood designs for Hollywood flick ‘PIA’


September 27th, 2010 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Nida Mahmood is riding high these days as she has designed for US-based Indian origin director Tanuj Chopra's film "PIA" and the main costume has 5,000 ... Read more...

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