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Promotion best for the heart!


June 8th, 2012 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 8 (IANS) Employees with better promotion prospects are 20 percent less likely to suffer heart disease than those with slender chances of improving their situation. So says a ... Read more...

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WWE Smackdown: Cody Rhodes vs Rey Mysterio


April 23rd, 2011 - 4:47 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Michael Cole, who calls himself “Sir Michael Cole” after being “knighted” by a fake Queen of England in Britain on 'Monday Night Raw' came out to sit in ... Read more...

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Shane Warne’s final ‘Warnie’ chat show won’t go on air


January 5th, 2011 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 5 (ANI): Former international cricketer Shane Warne's final episode of 'Warnie' has been scrapped and will no longer be aired.The Nine Network said that Australia's poor performance in the ... Read more...

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Warne’s talk show cut before final episode


January 5th, 2011 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan.5 (ANI): Former Australian leg spinner Shane Warne's much-hyped turn as a television chat show presenter has been cut short, with Channel 9 dumping the series early.Five episodes of Warnie ... Read more...

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Liz Hurley, Sir Michael Caine congratulate first-time father Elton John


December 29th, 2010 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 29 (ANI): Actress/model Elizabeth Hurley and actor Sir Michael Caine have congratulated Sir Elton John and his partner David Furnish after they welcomed a healthy baby boy via a surrogate ... Read more...

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Flirting is a nice part of the job: Talk show legend Sir Michael Parkinson


December 25th, 2010 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 25 (ANI): In an interview, TV talk show legend Sir Michael Parkinson confessed that flirting is a great part of his job.Parkinson charmed more than 3000 interview subjects on his ... Read more...

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Shane Warne needs help, says pal Sir Michael Parkinson


December 21st, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 21 (ANI): Shane Warne's pal and TV mentor Sir Michael Parkinson feels that the text-mad spin king needs help."When you see a friend who does something which causes you unhappiness ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Spin King Warney now wants to be chat king!


November 7th, 2010 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 7 (ANI): Rumours are abuzz that former cricketer Shane Warne is using his network of celebrity friends to become the 'King of Chat'.Warne has secured interviews with international stars ... Read more...

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Why women become grumpier with age while men happier


October 22nd, 2010 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 22 (ANI): Getting old is not a happy prospect for any of us, but men tend to handle old age much better compared to women, says a new study.For men, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

A hormone to help you live longer, but only if you are rich!


October 21st, 2010 - 11:46 am ICT by ANI
London, Oct 21 (ANI): If a new study is to be believed, a hormone called DHEAS makes you live longer - but only if you are wealthy enough.In the meantime, leading a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

UK held secret war talks with U.S. general 11 months before Iraq invasion


October 3rd, 2010 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 3 (ANI): America's senior most general Tommy Franks flew into Britain for top secret talks on the invasion of Iraq 11 months before the attack on the Saddam Hussein's regime, ... Read more...

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Tributes flow for ‘fine actor’ Tony Curtis


October 1st, 2010 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 1 (ANI): Tributes are being paid to silver screen legend Tony Curtis who passed away at his US home in Nevada aged 85.Sir Roger Moore, who worked with Curtis on ... Read more...

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Selina Scott accuses BBC of ‘blatant and malign’ sexism against older women


July 14th, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 14(ANI): Former 'Golden Girl' of the BBC, Selina Scott, has prepared a dossier accusing the corporation of "blatant and malign" sexism and ageism against older women.Scott has sent the report ... Read more...

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Shilpa Shetty ,Amir Khan, Meera Syal, line up to save BBC Asian Network


March 6th, 2010 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 6 (ANI): More than 100 prominent British Asians including Meera Syal, as well as Bollywood stars Shilpa Shetty and Amir Khan have called for the BBC to change its ... Read more...

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Unions accuse BBC cuts to be ‘politically motivated’


March 3rd, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 3 (ANI): Following the confirmation of BBC's proposal to axe two radio stations, including the Asian Network, unions have accused director general Mark Thompson of having political motives behind announcing ... Read more...

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Blair was warned by 27 lawyers ‘Iraq invasion without UN backing was illegal’


January 27th, 2010 - 3:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 27(ANI): Senior British Government lawyers have revealed that former British Prime Minister Tony Blair was warned two months before the invasion of Iraq that it would be illegal to go ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Prizewinning software may reduce number of breast cancer cases missed


January 18th, 2010 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 18 (ANI): NHS can save hundreds of lives each year by adopting a computerised technique for breast cancer screening, says one of Britain's leading biomedical scientists.While speaking at the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Children’s creativity stifled by “dour” school programs


January 6th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 6 (ANI): A huge number of children are being left stifled by "dour" school programs which dull their sense of creativity and leave them bored, a former senior civil servant ... Read more...

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Wilson’s dubious contacts made him a potential suspect for M15


October 3rd, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 3(ANI): A British newspaper has claimed that former UK Prime Minister Harold Wilson, who was one of the most prominent British politicians of the latter half of the 20th century, ... Read more...

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Queen’s criticism after Di’s death had left Queen Mother hugely upset


September 28th, 2009 - 11:59 am ICT by ANI
London, September 28 (ANI): If reports are to be believed, the Queen Mother was left very upset by the criticism of the Queen following Princess of Wales Diana's death.Lady Angela ... Read more...

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Goody represented paltry, wretched Britain: Sir Michael Parkinson


April 7th, 2009 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 7 (ANI): Veteran broadcaster Sir Michael Parkinson has said that Jade Goody represented "all that is paltry and wretched about Britain today".The 74-year-old criticized the hype created around the ... Read more...

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Soon Test cricket in coloured clothing


March 29th, 2009 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.29 (ANI): Cricket players could soon be appearing in Test matches in coloured clothing. According to The Telegraph, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) is pushing ahead with plans to ... Read more...

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BBC was beset by hippie influences in the 1970s, say Govt. documents


December 30th, 2008 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 30 (ANI): The BBC was reportedly beset by hippie influences during the 1970s, an attitude which almost cost it its television license fee.Secret Government documents from the 1970s reveal ... Read more...

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Jonathan Ross escapes further retribution for Andrew Sachs scandal


November 22nd, 2008 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 22 (ANI): English radio and television presenter Jonathan Ross would not be doled out any further punishment for the Andrew Sachs obscene phone calls scandal, the BBC Trust ruled ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Jonathan Ross Sachs scandal ordeal still far from over


November 19th, 2008 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 19 (ANI): English radio and television presenter Jonathan Ross is still not out of the woods, as a BBC boss has revealed that he could still be sacked over ... Read more...

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Ex-Test umpire Dickie Bird receives honorary degree


November 18th, 2008 - 7:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.18 (ANI): Former Test cricket umpire Dickie Bird and retired chat show host Sir Michael Parkinson were conferred Honorary Doctors of Letters degrees by the University of Huddersfield in Yorkshire ... Read more...

Posted in National |

BBC local news website plans could kill off regional newspapers


November 13th, 2008 - 6:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 13 (ANI): The BBCs plan to expand its local news coverage online could kill off regional newspapers, shadow Culture Secretary of Britain has warned the corporations governing body.In ... Read more...

Posted in National |

BBC told to cut down on fat cats hefty pay packages


November 2nd, 2008 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
London , Nov 2 (ANI): The British government is learnt to have urged the BBC to end the culture of fat cat pay for top presenters, else it would risk a ... Read more...

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Four Weddings and a Funeral voted Best British Movie of all time


June 30th, 2008 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 30 (ANI): Hit comedy Four Weddings and a Funeral has been voted the Best British Movie in an Internet poll.The 1994 film narrowly vanquished Monty Python's Life of ... Read more...

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Chef Tom Aikens under fire for ’smelly’ fish and chip eatery


June 5th, 2008 - 8:37 pm ICT by ANI
London , June 5 (ANI): Fashionable chef Tom Aikens cordon bleu fish and chip shop has caused a bit of a stink among his Chelsea neighbours.Tom's Place has been targeted by ... Read more...

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Peter Phillips quaffed champagne just 90 minutes before tying the knot


May 19th, 2008 - 5:55 pm ICT by admin
London, May 19 (ANI): Royal groom Peter Phillips downed bottles of champagne with his dad and friends at a pub just 90 minutes before tying the knot.A coach took the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Oz Governor General rules out republic while Queen on throne


April 23rd, 2008 - 3:17 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Apr.23 (ANI): Australias Governor General, Sir Michael Jeffery, does not foresee an Australian republic during the reign of Queen Elizabeth II. Urging republicans to avoid a "big mistake" by ensuring any ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Dickie Bird charity probed for giving nothing to benificiaries


April 3rd, 2008 - 1:06 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr 3 (ANI): A charity set up by cricket legend Dickie Bird is being probed for racking up huge bills, but giving next to nothing to disadvantaged youngsters it was ... Read more...

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Stress at work boosts civil servants heart disease risk


January 23rd, 2008 - 2:30 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 23(ANI): A recent study has revealed that stress at work can lead to increased heart disease risk in civil servants.The study, which is a part of the long-running Whitehall II ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Give addicts cocaine, says UK Government’s drug adviser


November 30th, 2007 - 2:24 pm ICT by admin
London, Nov.30 (ANI): The British Governments adviser on drugs, Professor Sir Michael Rawlins, has proposed that cocaine addicts in the country be prescribed the drug by chemists and nurses to help them ... Read more...

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