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Pre-orders for Kareena-inspired ‘Heroine’ collection


September 21st, 2012 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Bollywood continues to inspire fashion among youngsters, and if you're one among those who fancies Kareena Kapoor's outfits from "Heroine", here's your chance to grab ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Asian woman falls from London rooftop restaurant


September 6th, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 6 (IANS) An Asian businesswoman died after plunging 80ft from a London rooftop restaurant in front of 100 diners.According to witnesses, the smartly-dressed Asian woman, in her 30s, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

British boy abducted from mall, raped


August 22nd, 2012 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 22 (IANS) A 14-year old boy was kidnapped by two men from a busy shopping mall in Manchester and then raped in a toilet at a department store, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Woman jumps to death in Jaipur mall


July 24th, 2012 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, July 23 (IANS) A 34-year-old woman Monday committed suicide by jumping off the fourth floor of a mall in the city, police said. A suicide note was recovered from ... Read more...

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Bear cub goes shopping in Pittsburg Mill center!


July 23rd, 2012 - 8:31 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Pittsburgh, July 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Shoppers in a Pittsburg mall got the shock of their lives when they found out that a bear cub was also shopping along with them!A bear cub ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

German Supermarket scores with its nudist gimmick


June 18th, 2012 - 8:05 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Berlin, June 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A German supermarket came up with the idea of offering free groceries to the first hundred naked shoppers. And the supermarket personnel couldn’t believe their eyes when ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

US online spending up


May 10th, 2012 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 10 (IANS) US online retail spending reached $44.3 billion in the first three months of this year, with help from shoppers using tablet computers to buy clothing and ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Your card details could be ‘robbed by radiowave’


April 30th, 2012 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 30 (IANS) Millions of credit and debit card users could be "robbed by radiowave" because of a new contactless technology, the Daily Mail reported.Almost 20 million shoppers are ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Britons admit stealing at self-service checkouts


April 26th, 2012 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 26 (IANS) Around one third of shoppers in Britain have admitted they steal from supermarkets at the unmanned self-service checkout points, according to a study.The survey of 5,000 ... Read more...

Posted in World |

1 killed, 15 injured in south Kashmir blast (Lead)


March 22nd, 2012 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, March 22 (IANS) One person was killed and 15 others were injured in a car-bomb explosion in south Kashmir's Anantnag district Thursday, police said.A senior police officer told IANS: ... Read more...

Posted in National |

15 foot high Kate Moss billboard crushes shoppers on Oxford Street


March 8th, 2012 - 10:29 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Mar 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) At least four people were left needing medical care after a giant billboard, featuring Kate Moss, collapsed on them. The 15-foot wooden structure standing on the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

High prices behind weak demand for diamonds this V-Day


February 13th, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 13 (IANS) Diamonds may be woman's best friend, but due to high prices this year their Valentines may not buy them the rock as gift despite shoppers' preferred ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Money can buy happiness if you know how to spend


January 28th, 2012 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 28 (IANS) People spending money to enjoy different experiences in everyday life, such as on days out or concert tickets, are happier than those who spend on buying ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Britain’s retail sales fall in January


January 27th, 2012 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 27 (IANS) Britain's retail sales fell in January as shoppers reined in spending, a survey showed. According to the latest monthly survey report issued Thursday by the Confederation ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Deer caught on CCTV crashing into shop


January 10th, 2012 - 9:56 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New Jersey, Jan 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) No one was injured when a deer came crashing into a shop in Woodbury Heights. The animal seemed to have strayed and smashed into the front ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Briton gives 50-pound notes to public as Christmas gift


December 29th, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 29 (IANS) A mystery man in Britain, who said he came across "quite a lot of money", gave away 50-pound notes to shoppers as a Christmas gift.The man ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Drunk shoppers boosting online sales


December 29th, 2011 - 7:23 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 29 (IANS) Those who shopped while tipsy were more generous in buying for others but more likely to regret their purchase, a survey has found.Forty-three percent of those ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Shoppers buys 50,000 Euros of wine from a duty free shop in Paris


December 13th, 2011 - 8:21 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Paris, Dec 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A traveler "from the far east" spent almost 50,000 Euros for six bottles of exclusive wines at the Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris. The shopper made ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Beyonce voted most stylish mother-to-be


December 2nd, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 2 (IANS) Singer Beyonce Knowles, who is expecting her first child with husband Jay-Z, has been voted the world's most stylish mother-to-be.The 30-year-old topped a fashion poll ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

US shoppers spend record $52.4 bn on Thanksgiving weekend


November 29th, 2011 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 29 (IANS/EFE) US shoppers spent a record sum of $52.4 billion over the long Thanksgiving weekend on purchases in stores and on the Internet, according to a survey ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Black Friday deals


November 25th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) With several retail shops opening their doors earlier than normal on Black Friday, thousands of shoppers are expected to empty the shelves. Along with longer shopping ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Black Friday 2011 Walmart early openings


November 23rd, 2011 - 11:25 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Nov 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Walmart will be opening early on Black Friday. Several retail outlets have announced that they will open the doors early for customers to walk in on the ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Video of ‘Blonde on an escalator’ goes viral


November 17th, 2011 - 9:21 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Nov 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A woman on an escalator has become an Internet hit after someone uploaded a hilarious video. The unidentified adult tries to climb the downward escalator and her ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Gaga to style department store for X-mas


November 16th, 2011 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
New York , Nov 16 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga is all set to give high-end department store Barneys a bizarre makeover during Christmas.The shoppers will walk through an entrance ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

After 18 years, engineers keep 11.11.11 date


November 11th, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 11 (IANS) Not an astrological reason but only a casual pledge made 18 years ago by a batch of mechanical engineering students of the Punjab Engineering College (PEC) ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Jessica Simpson to launch beauty website


October 12th, 2011 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 12 (IANS) Singer-actress Jessica Simpson is all set to launch a beauty website, beautymint.com, along with celebrity aesthetician Nerida Joy."Hey Beauty Addicts! So excited for the launch of ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Stray cow wanders into Austrian store


September 5th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 5 (IANS) Shoppers in an Austrian town were startled when a stray cow suddenly entered a store.The fashion-conscious beast, nicknamed Laura, wandered around the ladies department before having ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

When Gilani dropped in at a shop


August 19th, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 19 (IANS) Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani paid a surprise visit to a government-run shop here and checked the prices of edible items.Gilani went to the Utility ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Inflation mars Eid shopping in Pakistan


August 16th, 2011 - 11:05 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 16 (IANS) Escalated prices have dampened the spirit of the Pakistani people,and Eid shopping has failed to gain momentum across the country.A dull and slow shopping trend is ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Shop till midnight in Dubai shopping centres


July 2nd, 2011 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, July 1 (IANS/WAM) Shopping centres in Dubai will remain open till midnight from July onwards, a step which is likely to increase sales besides helping people to shop at ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Chinese top global list of shoppers


June 16th, 2011 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 16 (IANS) Chinese tourists spent more on shopping in 2010 than anyone else, says a report.The Chinese Luxury Traveller White Paper said Chinese tourists consumed 17 percent of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

16 killed in Pakistan bakery bombing (Lead)


June 6th, 2011 - 8:18 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 6 (IANS) At least 16 people were killed and more than 40 injured in a suspected suicide bombing that ripped through a bakery in a cantonment area in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

16 killed in Pakistan bakery blast


June 6th, 2011 - 2:19 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 6 (IANS) At least 16 people were killed and more than 40 injured when an explosion ripped through a bakery in a cantonment area in Pakistan's Nowshera city ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Five killed in Pakistan bakery blast


June 6th, 2011 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
Nowshera (Pakistan), June 5 (IANS) Five people were killed and 12 injured in a blast that ripped through a bakery in a cantonment area in Pakistan's Nowshera district Sunday ... Read more...

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Middleton tan leads to huge sale in bronzing products


May 14th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 14 (IANS) The Middleton women - Catherine, Pippa and mom Carole - and their skin tan have reportedly led to huge sales of body bronzing products in Britain ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

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