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Stella McCartney opens her first Adidas store


May 30th, 2012 - 5:02 am ICT by IANS
London, May 30 (IANS) Fashion designer Stella McCartney has opened doors to her first standalone 'Adidas by Stella McCartney' store here.The designer, who has created the Adidas kit for the ... Read more...

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Darwin’s lost fossils collection found in Britain


January 17th, 2012 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 17 (IANS) A treasure trove of fossils collected by a young Charles Darwin in the 1830s in South America during his five-year voyage on the HMS Beagle that ... Read more...

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British school gets award set up by Napoleon


January 1st, 2012 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 1 (IANS) A school in London where pupils learn all subjects in both French and English has won a prestigious award founded by French emperor Napoleon Bonaparte.The Ecole ... Read more...

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Cole told to rest, but goes out partying until the morning


March 30th, 2011 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 30 (ANI): Ashley Cole might have been released from England's friendly match with Ghana to prepare for crucial Chelsea games, but rather than resting he hit a club instead.Cole thought ... Read more...

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Hurley-Warne romance mere publicity stunt for ageing stars?


February 12th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb 12 (ANI): It seems the infamous Liz Hurley-Shane Warne romance is nothing but a publicity gimmick to generate interest in two ageing celebrities with doubtful career prospects, suggests an Oz ... Read more...

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Cameron’s dad gives him tax free 300 K pounds


December 31st, 2010 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 31 (ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron has been given 300,000 pounds tax free from his late father's will.Millionaire Cameron escaped paying inheritance duty on the windfall because it ... Read more...

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Elizabeth Hurley Engages In PDAs With Shane Warne


December 13th, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Elizabeth Hurley has come out of her much publicized marriage with Indian entrepreneur Arun Nayar and if that is not surprise enough for her fans, she is presently seeing Australian ... Read more...

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Shane Warne flies home as rumours about affair with Hurley grow


December 13th, 2010 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 13 (ANI): Cricket legend Shane Warne has flown back to Melbourne as rumours accusing the Australian and actress Liz Hurley of being secret lovers fuel up.Allegations of a steamy ... Read more...

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Liz Hurley split from hubby ‘a few months ago’


December 13th, 2010 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 13 (ANI): Reacting to the reports that she cheated on her hubby with cricket star Shane Warne, Liz Hurley has revealed that she had separated from her Indian tycoon husband ... Read more...

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Rare cricket memorabilia on sale in London


October 21st, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
London/New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Want to own a slice of Marylebone Cricket Club's (MCC) cricketing history? Check out an international art sale in South Kensington in London Nov 17.Christie's will ... Read more...

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Prince Charles urged to block bold, futuristic Iranian embassy next to Victorian mansion blocks


August 1st, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.1 (ANI): Britain's Prince Charles has been asked to intervene and prevent Iran from building a brand new embassy and Islamic cultural centre next to a historic church in one of ... Read more...

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Grace Kelly’s exclusive dresses on display in London


July 16th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 16 (ANI): The exclusive wardrobe of Hollywood star Grace Kelly, who was also the wife to Prince Rainier of Monaco, has been put on display in a museum in London.The ... Read more...

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Former intelligence chief warns of threat to Britain from Russian spies


July 4th, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 4(ANI): Former head of MI5, Stella Rimington believes that Russia still possesses "a very large and well-resourced intelligence community" which remains a threat to British economic and security interests."The successor ... Read more...

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‘Few hundred’ Russian spies operating in UK: Analyst


July 4th, 2010 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, July (ANI): A Russian analyst, Alexander Nekrassov, has said that there could be 'a few hundred' Russian intelligence operatives in the UK."There are probably hardened spies, professionals and that would be ... Read more...

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‘Under cover’ agent Anna Chapman daughter of top Russian envoy


July 1st, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 1 (ANI): The Russian 'under cover' agent in US, Anna Chapman, has been revealed to be the daughter of a Russian top diplomat.Her father, Vasily Kuschenko was in the ... Read more...

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Prince Harry wolfs down king-size breakfast after night out with Chelsy


September 27th, 2009 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 27 (ANI): Prince Harry reportedly dug into a massive breakfast after spending a night with girlfriend Chelsy Davy in London.The 25-year-old, who got back together with his old flame, ... Read more...

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Prince William and girlfriend spotted on movie date


September 3rd, 2009 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 3 (ANI): Prince William and long-time girlfriend Kate Middleton were recently spotted on a movie date.The couple went to see 'The Hangover'- a comedy about a group of friends ... Read more...

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Cameron Diaz in love triangle with Leonardo DiCaprio, Jude Law


July 21st, 2009 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 21 (ANI): American actress Cameron Diaz is said to be at the centre of a love triangle, involving actors Leonardo DiCaprio and Jude Law.Both actors have shared the screen ... Read more...

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Cyclists transform into mobile pollution sensors


June 30th, 2009 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 30 (ANI): Pedestrians and cyclists in urban areas of the UK are being transformed into mobile pollution sensors, as part of a Government-backed scheme to monitor air quality.According to a ... Read more...

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Chelsea players party after thrilling triumph over Liverpool


April 16th, 2009 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.16 (ANI): England and Chelsea star Frank Lampard enjoyed a well deserved night out after Chelsea's thrilling triumph over arch rivals Liverpool yesterday.The midfielder - who scored twice as ... Read more...

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Hiddink orders Cole to end his nightlife escapades


March 7th, 2009 - 6:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 7 (ANI): Chelsea coach Guus Hiddink has ordered Ashley Cole to end his nightlife escapades, admitting that he was amazed to have to lay down the law to such ... Read more...

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“Drunk and disorderly” Cole arrested


March 6th, 2009 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 6 (DPA) Chelsea defender Ashley Cole was arrested Thursday and issued with a fixed penalty notice for drunk and disorderly conduct, news reports said. A Scotland Yard spokesman did not identify ... Read more...

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Ashley Cole arrested


March 6th, 2009 - 4:07 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
The English player and the Chelsea defender Ashley Cole was arrested and fined in the early hours Thursday after drunkenly insulting police outside a west London nightclub.Cole, the 28-year-old was leaving the ... Read more...

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Ashley Cole arrested following drunken face-off


March 6th, 2009 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 6 (ANI): A ''drunk'' Ashley Cole was seen being led away in handcuffs after he flipped on being photographed chatting with a beautiful blonde. Cole, 28, was with his ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan converting to Judaism to show commitment to girlfriend


March 2nd, 2009 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 2 (ANI): Putting all break-up rumours to rest, Lindsay Lohan has decided to convert to Judaism in a bid to prove her devotion to Jewish girlfriend Samantha Ronson.The Mean ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan to convert to Judaism


March 1st, 2009 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 1 (IANS) Hollywood singer-actress Lindsay Lohan is converting to Judaism to prove her devotion to her Jewish DJ girlfriend Samantha Ronson. Lohan visited a London synagogue with Ronson Friday and returned ... Read more...

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Brangelina shun posh eateries for pre-Bafta meal at Indian curry house


February 10th, 2009 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, February 10 (ANI): Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie were said to have given a cold shoulder to Londons posh restaurants to enjoy a meal at a local curry house just ... Read more...

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London museum buys Mick Jagger’’s original tongue and lips logo


September 2nd, 2008 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 2 (ANI): The Victoria and Albert Museum has bought the original design of The Rolling Stones'' tongue and lips logo, based on lead singer Sir Mick Jagger''s famous pout, ... Read more...

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Rare Harry Potter book auctioned for record


November 14th, 2007 - 2:51 am ICT by admin
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