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Demi Lovato is irritating: Simon Cowell


July 24th, 2012 - 2:22 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 24 (IANS) Music mogul Simon Cowell called singer Demi Lovato as obnoxious and irritating in a joke speech he gave at the opening of the Teen Choice ... Read more...

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Tokyo Skytree opens to the public


May 23rd, 2012 - 7:13 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tokyo, May 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Tokyo Skytree, the tallest tower ever built, has opened to the public.Tobu Tower Skytree Co., the skyscraper’s operator, expects that the opening of the tower will ... Read more...

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World’s tallest log cabin destroyed in fire


May 7th, 2012 - 10:19 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Once the world's tallest wooden skyscraper, the 13-storey Sutyagin House in Russia has been destroyed in a fire, officials said.The 144-foot-tall Sutyagin House was situated ... Read more...

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‘Telecom towers kill 7mn birds in America every year’


April 29th, 2012 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 29 (IANS) Telecom towers are killing nearly seven million birds every year as they migrate from the US and Canada to Central and South America, says a new ... Read more...

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Sharjah skyscraper catches fire


April 28th, 2012 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Sharjah, April 28 (IANS/WAM) A 40-storey residential building in Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Saturday caught fire, but there were no casualties.Civil defence personnel managed to contain the ... Read more...

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Heels are pleasure with pain: Louboutin


April 18th, 2012 - 2:00 am ICT by IANS
London, April 18 (IANS) French footwear designer Christian Louboutin says high heels are like "pleasure with pain" and women should not wear them if they can't walk in them.The 49-year-old ... Read more...

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17 killed in Moscow fire (Lead)


April 3rd, 2012 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least 17 people died in a fire that swept through a market warehouse in Moscow early Tuesday, Russia's emergencies ministry said.The fire began around ... Read more...

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Sam Worthington scared of heights


January 29th, 2012 - 2:28 am ICT by IANS
New York, Jan 29 (IANS) Australian actor Sam Worthington had a tough time shooting a jump from a skyscraper for his new movie "Man on a Ledge" as he is ... Read more...

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Indian falls to death from UAE skyscraper


December 14th, 2011 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Dec 14 (IANS) A 40-year-old Indian working as a construction worker died after falling from the fifth floor of a 28-storey building in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Harminder ... Read more...

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DWTS: Who’s Going Home?


September 28th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Last night on 'ABC', the results episode of this week's 'Dancing With the Stars' aired, revealing which star would be going home this week. As the show ... Read more...

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Construction of Beijing’s tallest building starts


September 19th, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 19 (IANS) The construction of Beijing's tallest building, the 500-metre-high China Zun skyscraper, began here Monday.China Zun's design is inspired by an ancient Chinese wine vessel, the developer, ... Read more...

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Demi Lovato releases the track listings of her third album


August 25th, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Singer Demi Lovato has released the track listings for her third studio album which is expected to be released on the 20th of September. On Wednesday, ... Read more...

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5.8 Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Virginia, Washington, D.C.


August 24th, 2011 - 1:56 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Aug 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A 5.8 magnitude earthquake has struck Virginia. The quake was felt in Washington, New York and North Carolina. The U.S. Geological Survey reported that the quake struck ... Read more...

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Shanghai district official sentenced to 16 years in prison over deadly high-rise fire


August 2nd, 2011 - 10:09 pm ICT by BNO News
SHANGHAI, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- A district official in charge of construction was sentenced to 16 years in prison on Tuesday in connection with a massive fire that broke out at a ... Read more...

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I was a poor role model: Demi Lovato


July 28th, 2011 - 8:55 am ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS) Actress Demi Lovato admits she was a poor role model because she had so many personal problems.The "Skyscraper" singer used to get upset when young girls ... Read more...

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Is Ryan Phillippe dating Demi Lovato?


July 19th, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, July 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Demi Lovato is reportedly seeing Ryan Phillippe secretly. According to a report by E! Online the two have been going out for some time but their ... Read more...

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Demi Lovato too busy to romance


July 13th, 2011 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 13 (IANS) Actress-singer Demi Lovato says she has no time for romance as she is concentrating on her career.The "Skyscraper" singer recently split from boyfriend Wilmer Valderrama, reports femalefirst.co.uk."To ... Read more...

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Demi Lovato overwhelmed by fan support


July 13th, 2011 - 7:19 am ICT by IANS
London, July 13 (IANS) Actress-singer Demi Lovato broke down after fans bombarded her on Twitter with gushing messages on her comeback single "Skyscraper".The 18-year-old's new track was written following her ... Read more...

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China to get world’s third tallest building


June 22nd, 2011 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 22 (IANS) China is to get the world's third tallest building, the China Daily reported Wednesday.The Wuhan Greenland Center, developed by the Shanghai-based Greenland Group and designed by ... Read more...

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Kutcher walks the ramp with Brazilian beauty


June 16th, 2011 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 16 (IANS) Actor Ashton Kutcher applauded Brazilian beauty Alessandra Ambrosio as they shared a catwalk in Sao Paulo and even shot an ad for which Victoria's Secret model ... Read more...

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Saudi Arabia to build world’s tallest building


April 16th, 2011 - 8:37 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The world's tallest building, the one-mile high Kingdom Tower, will be built in western Saudi Arabia.The skyscraper, expected to cost $30 billion, will be erected ... Read more...

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Clancy ‘not at all worried’ about Crouch’s ‘3am airshostess visit’


March 30th, 2011 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 30 (ANI): Abbey Clancy has apparently told friends that she is not worried about fiancé Peter Crouch's alleged visit to an air hostess's apartment block in Dubai at 3am.He signed ... Read more...

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Peter Crouch questioned over late night visit to airhostess’ flat in Dubai


March 28th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 28 (ANI): Footballer Peter Crouch was questioned by security in ultra-strict Dubai after he visited an airhostess' flat in the early hours of morning.Crouch, 30, had signed in as ... Read more...

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No new eatery atop World Trade Center


March 9th, 2011 - 1:24 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, Mar 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Authorities have scrapped the proposed construction of a restaurant on the top floor of the World Trade Center. The restaurant was available in one of ... Read more...

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Oz women ’spend more on themselves during Christmas’


December 12th, 2010 - 3:54 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 12 (ANI): A new research has revealed that Australian women spend more on themselves during Christmas than on presents for partners, family and friends."Research shows that giving gifts makes people ... Read more...

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China to create world’s 3rd tallest building


December 9th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 9 (ANI): The world's 3rd tallest building will be in Central China's Wuhan city.A computer-generated image shows how the building will look when completed in 2014, reports the ... Read more...

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CBS Features ABM Industries’ CEO Henrik Slipsager As “Undercover Boss”


December 6th, 2010 - 9:08 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The audience was waiting with bated breath to see the latest episode of "Undercover Boss" on CBS. The President and CEO of ABM Industries, Henrik Slipsager ... Read more...

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Indian Billionaire Mukesh Ambani Celebrates Housewarming Party


November 28th, 2010 - 10:13 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Mumbai, Nov 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Indian business magnate and the managing director of Reliance Industries Mukesh Ambani hosted a gala housewarming party to show off his recently completed skyscraper residence. ... Read more...

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‘Floating leaf’ skyscraper coming up in Taiwan


November 21st, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 21 (IANS) It could have been straight out of a "Star Wars" film or science fiction video game, but is actually a design for a futuristic skyscraper that will come ... Read more...

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Taiwanese tech-tree skyscraper complete with floating ‘leaf’ observatories


November 20th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 20 (ANI): At first, it looks like a scene straight out off a Star Wars film, but the futuristic new Taiwanese skyscraper is set to dominate the skyline soon.The 1000 ... Read more...

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Eight arrested in Shanghai high-rise building fire that killed 53


November 16th, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by BNO News
SHANGHAI, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- Eight people have been arrested in Shanghai following the massive fire that broke out at a skyscraper in the Chinese city on Monday, state-run media reported.The blaze, ... Read more...

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Shanghai fire toll rises to 53


November 16th, 2010 - 10:22 am ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Nov 16 (IANS) The toll in a massive fire that engulfed a 28-storey skyscraper in Shanghai rose to 53 Tuesday morning, authorities said.Over 70 people injured in the inferno were hospitalised, ... Read more...

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Inferno at Shanghai high-rise building kills 42, injures nearly 100


November 15th, 2010 - 11:43 pm ICT by BNO News
SHANGHAI, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- A massive fire at a skyscraper in the Chinese city of Shanghai killed more than 40 people and injured nearly 100 others on Monday, state-run ... Read more...

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Toll from inferno at Shanghai high-rise building jumps to 42


November 15th, 2010 - 11:15 pm ICT by BNO News
SHANGHAI, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- The death toll following a massive fire at a skyscraper in the Chinese city of Shanghai rose to 42 on late Monday evening, state-run media ... Read more...

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Eight dead in Shanghai building fire


November 15th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Nov 15 (IANS) At least eight people were killed and over 90 injured Monday after a skyscraper caught fire in Shanghai, authorities said.The 30-storey building in Shanghai's Jing'an district was being ... Read more...

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