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Brangelina splurge 3,000 pounds at curry house


June 8th, 2012 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 8 (IANS) Hollywood couple Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie reportedly treated close friends and two of their bodyguards to a feast, spending over 3,000 pounds at a ... Read more...

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Travel shows get makeover in India: Gaurav Kapoor (With Image)


February 8th, 2012 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) Thanks to the changing preferences and lifestyle of people, travel shows in India have got a makeover, says Channel V's popular veejay Gaurav Kapoor ... Read more...

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Designerwear show affecting local business in Goa?


December 10th, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Bambolim (Goa), Dec 10 (IANS) Goa's picturesque beaches and churches apart, tourists also throng the state for local shopping. But the first edition of the India Resort Fashion Week (IRFW) ... Read more...

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Delhi celebrates Raksha Bandhan with gaiety


August 13th, 2011 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) Absolutely thrilled with his rakhi which had a superman motif, five-year-old Sid couldn't stop looking at his wrist time and again, even as his elder ... Read more...

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People question government spending in Chinese province


August 2nd, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 2 (IANS) A plan to replace traffic signs in a Chinese province with new ones at a total cost of 100 million yuan ($15.54 million) has stirred a ... Read more...

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Cheryl Cole plans lavish birthday party


June 30th, 2011 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 30 (IANS) Singer Cheryl Cole is planning to splurge around 40,000 pounds on alcohol for her birthday party.The Girls Aloud singer - who turned 28 Thursday - will ... Read more...

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A new jewellery store to let you splurge (With images)


June 12th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) Yet another designer has made her foray into the jewellery business. Driven by her passion for creating understated elegant jewellery, designer Deepa Mehra has launched ... Read more...

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No lavish house for Lady Gaga


April 28th, 2011 - 5:03 am ICT by IANS
London, April 28 (IANS) Pop superstar Lady Gaga still lives in a studio apartment in New York because she refuses to pay out for a lavish home.The "Poker Face" hit maker ... Read more...

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Mac users are more educated, eat hummus, and stay younger: Study


April 25th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
The study conducted on 388,315 people is aimed at differentiating between a Mac user and a PC user.The data collected has revealed that PC users will apparently content themselves with french fries ... Read more...

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Chinese author plans to go under the knife to look like Shakespeare


April 21st, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Apr 21 (ANI): A best-selling author in China has come under attack after unveiling plans to splurge 1 million yuan on plastic surgery to look like British playwright William Shakespeare.According to ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Scherzinger bargains for groceries


March 20th, 2011 - 5:04 am ICT by IANS
London, March 20 (IANS) Singer Nicole Scherzinger can't resist buying designer accessories but always looks for bargains when buying her groceries.The 32-year-old singer is happy to splurge on designer accessories ... Read more...

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UK public bodies splurge taxpayers’ money to teach officials how to walk


February 20th, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 20 (ANI): Public bodies in the UK spent tens of thousands of pounds of taxpayers' money telling officials how to walk, it has emerged.The Department of Health, HM Revenue and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Knightley buys $3 mn house


February 11th, 2011 - 9:40 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 11 (IANS) Actress Keira Knightley has splashed out around $3 million on a new east London property.The 25-year-old star's new 18th Century property is said to boast some amazing ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Katy Perry says being on a strict diet absolutely sucks


January 28th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 28 (ANI): In an interview, Katy Perry has revealed that being on a strict diet "absolutely sucks".The 26-year-old singer admitted that she's on a strict diet, but still allows ... Read more...

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Saif Ali Khan: Happy To Be On Familiar Turf Of Films – No IPL For Him


January 20th, 2011 - 9:18 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Bollywood star Saif Ali Khan has suddenly decided that he’s not going to get into the bandwagon of owning the IPL. The Indian Premier League or the IPL was once ... Read more...

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Ganguly, Gayle and Lara remain unsold on second day


January 9th, 2011 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 9 (IANS) Cricketing heavyweights Brian Lara, Chris Gayle and Sourav Ganguly were again ignored by the Indian Premier League (IPL) franchises Sunday. The teams were given a chance to recall ... Read more...

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Post New Year’s Day, 7 in 10 Brits claim of plan to lose weight


January 2nd, 2011 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 2(ANI): A new survey has revealed that after the merriment of Christmas and New Year's Day, seven in 10 Britons claim they have a plan to lose weight.The research was ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Oz men to outspend women in Boxing Day sales


December 26th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 26 (ANI): A new survey has revealed that Australian men would splurge more than women this Boxing Day, while New South Wales residents plan to be the most economical.While ... Read more...

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Delhi caps ministers’ entertainment expenses


December 22nd, 2010 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Thanks to new rules, the Delhi government ministers and bureaucrats will no more be able to splurge on entertaining guests. Even the chief minister will not be ... Read more...

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Fashion: Jackets That Add To The Style Quotient


December 18th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Jackets are available in a variety of colors, cuts, lengths and sizes thereby making the choice quite a difficult one if not a complicated one. Jackets that are always in vogue ... Read more...

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Designer items tempt us to spend lavishly


December 15th, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 15 (IANS) In what seems to be a Catch-22 situation, consumers are tempted to splurge on luxury items even beyond their means during the holiday season, new research shows.The problem ... Read more...

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US woman steals credit card for bigger boob job, jailed


December 7th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 07 (ANI): A 30-year-old Florida woman has been sentenced for stealing identity to get credit card so that she could afford bigger breast implants and liposuction on her arms.Shatarka Nuby ... Read more...

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Katrina Kaif Gets Generous This Diwali


November 29th, 2010 - 12:50 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 29, 2010 (Showbiz PR Wire): Everyone on the sets of Yash Raj’s Mere Brother Ki Dulhan were in for a pleasant surprise this Diwali as leading lady Katrina Kaif decided to splurge ... Read more...

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‘Toys R Us’ To Offer Free Shipping And Much More


November 26th, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) For all those waiting to spoil their kids with the best toys of the season, the time is now to splurge. Toys R Us are offering ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Oz blokes caught in online shopping net


November 19th, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 19 (ANI): It's not only women who like to splurge while shopping, even men do that but in a different way-they are spending at the click of a computer or ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Pattinson to splurge 30,000 pounds for Halloween party


October 29th, 2010 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 28 (IANS) Hollywood hearthrob Robert Pattinson is splashing out 30,000 pounds (about $47,000) on a lavish Halloween party for his "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn" co-stars.The British actor has decided ... Read more...

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NY butchers say Gaga didn’t splurge on expensive beef for meat dress


September 14th, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept 14 (ANI): After Lady Gaga turned heads at the MTV Video Music Awards with her raw meat outfit, New York butchers were asked to identify cuts of beef on ... Read more...

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Manhattan Strip Club Sues Man for $46,000 Bar Tab


September 10th, 2010 - 10:53 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A man from Long Island has been sued for an unbelievable $46 thousand bar tab which he had wracked up at a Manhattan Strip Club, for “entertainment services, ... Read more...

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Jacqueline’s motto - ‘We Are Family’


September 6th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 6, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): For Jacqueline Fernandez's siblings, Christmas is never too far away. The pretty actress loves to splurge and each instance of her homecoming is a mini celebration ... Read more...

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Rupert Grint owns only a pair of shoes


August 21st, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 21 (IANS) "Harry Potter" actor Rupert Grint says he owns just one pair of shoes and wears them until they are completely worn out. "I've got a pair of trainers. I ... Read more...

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Planning to wed? Choose your theme first


August 15th, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
By Priyanka Sharma New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) Rajasthani or Royal Victorian style - how would you like to get married? Indians with money to splurge are opting for theme weddings and, at ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Broke PCB could’nt afford ‘umpire decision review system’ for ongoing Oz Test series


July 15th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 15(ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB)'s inability to splurge extra money on the 'home' series against Australia in England has resulted in the absence of the umpire decision review system.The ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Prince Of Persia’s Action Director For Saif Ali Khan


July 12th, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 12, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Saif Ali Khan has been rigorously training in the most complex martial arts for his role as a spy in Sriram Raghavan's Agent Vinod.Saif's latest acquisition ... Read more...

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College aspirants queue up for cosmetic surgery


June 25th, 2010 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) Is the first impression really the last impression? Yes, especially for the young lot joining colleges. So concerned are they about their looks that they are going ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

India’s artificial flower business blooms abroad


June 17th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Neha Tomar New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) These flowers look good, do not disturb the environment and do not fade in a hurry, but there's a catch - they cost five to ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

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