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Katrina to endorse footwear brand


August 22nd, 2012 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delh, Aug 22 (IANS) Katrina Kaif's endorsement spree continues. The actress has been roped in as the brand ambassador of Flite flip flops of footwear brand Relaxo."Katrina's vibrant and ... Read more...

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Sonakshi remains a ‘bathroom singer’! (Movie Snippets)


August 15th, 2012 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) As a college student, Sonakshi Sinha wanted to sing songs and take part in a music reality show, but couldn't fulfil her dream."When 'Indian Idol' ... Read more...

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McConaughey took home ‘Magic Mike’ costumes


July 10th, 2012 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 10 (IANS) Actor Matthew McConaughey has taken home the costumes that he wore to play the stripper Dallas in movie "Magic Mike".The 42-year-old kept the leather ... Read more...

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Blake Lively new face of Gucci


June 24th, 2012 - 6:31 am ICT by IANS
London, June 24 (IANS) Actress Blake Lively has been roped in as the new face of Italian fashion brand Gucci.She has been chosen due to her impeccable style and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Parker preserve bags for daughters


May 15th, 2012 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 15 (IANS) Actress Sarah Jessica Parker is taking extra care of her Fendi Baguettes for her two-year-old twin daughters, Tabitha and Marion.The actress has two original iconic ... Read more...

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Summer corporate wear? Try Peter Pan collar or shirtdress (With Images)


April 20th, 2012 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) If you want to wear loose fitting clothes to office in summer but dread that monotonous corporate look, here's how to glam up. Put on ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Hindustan Times launches programme for underprivileged children


April 19th, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) English daily newspaper Hindustan Times said Thursday it has launched an initiative which will help in education of over 1 million underprivileged children in the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Two item songs in ‘Zanjeer’ remake, Mahie gets one


April 16th, 2012 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 16 (IANS) Item songs have almost become a staple in Bollywood films, and Amit Mehra who is producing the remake of 1973 film "Zanjeer" too plans to ... Read more...

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Inspired by TV soap, teen kills mother with hammer


April 4th, 2012 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 4 (IANS) A British teenager has been jailed for 16 years for beating his mother to death with a hammer in a murder inspired by TV soap "Coronation ... Read more...

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Scientists developing salt-resistant rice


January 23rd, 2012 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 23 (IANS) Scientists are developing a salt-resistant rice variety after a huge tsunami last year hit paddy fields in Japan leaving behind a salty sludge. Farmlands that accumulate ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

PM concerned over sensationalism in media


January 19th, 2012 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) Voicing concern over sensationalism in the media, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday said the fourth estate should instead expose corruption and pull up the ... Read more...

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‘Ek Main Aur… ‘ puts spotlight on Las Vegas


December 31st, 2011 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) Gambling, partying and letting their hair down - Kareena Kapoor and Imran Khan will be seen doing all that in "Ek Main Aur Ekk ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Fish a day keeps diabetes away


November 13th, 2011 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 13 (IANS) The dietary habits of the Spanish population suggest that eating fish is a good way of keeping diabetes at bay.University of Valencia's Mercedes Sotos Prieto, who ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Onion export ban was not panic decision: Minister


September 21st, 2011 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Facing flak over the two-week ban on onion exports that was lifted Sep 20, Food Minister K.V. Thomas said it was not a "panic" decision ... Read more...

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Heidi Klum to launch debut fragrance


June 20th, 2011 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 20 (IANS) Supermodel Heidi Klum is set to launch her debut fragrance Shine and says she wanted it to be "luxurious and expensive-smelling".Klum has teamed up with ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Reverse gear: obesity fuelling increased auto usage


May 12th, 2011 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 12 (IANS) The biggest public health enemy may very well be the one staple of modern life most Americans can't do without - the automobile. But it looks ... Read more...

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Wearing leggings could do more harm than good


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 2 (ANI): In what has come as a rude shock to an army of women, a new study has warned that leggings could make the muscles 'lazy' and can ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Production stopped after South China noodle makers found using illegal additives


April 25th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 25 (ANI): Seventeen starch noodle manufacturers in Dongguan city, south China's Guangdong Province, have been ordered to stop production over the weekend after claims emerged that they had been ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Ronit Roy, Shweta Tiwari to team up after three years


April 12th, 2011 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) Popular actors Ronit Roy and Shweta Tiwari, who became one of television's favourite on-screen couple as Rishabh Bajaj and Prerna of "Kasautii Zindagii Kay", ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

I never think about my looks, says Maria Sharapova


March 27th, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 27 (ANI): Three-time grand slam championMaria Sharapova hasn't let success get to her head.The former world number one professional tennis player is not only blonde, beautiful and a staple ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Dance, drama and item number too - ‘C.I.D.’ heads for big screen


January 18th, 2011 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani Mumbai, Jan 18 (IANS) "C.I.D.", the longest running investigative series on TV, is getting ready for its big screen avatar, complete with an item number and the masala that goes ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Sale of marmalade drops as more people prefer peanut butter, chocolate spread


January 12th, 2011 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 12 (ANI): Traditional British preserve marmalade, which used to be a favourite breakfast staple, is fast losing its place on the table as more people prefer peanut butter and chocolate ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Cyber Monday 2010 Deals Attract Customers


November 25th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) While some people wait all the year for the Black Friday sales there are some others who do not fret over the opportunity they miss in ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Tina Knowles Exhibits Her Fresh Clothing Line For All Bodily Sizes On ‘The View’


November 23rd, 2010 - 9:21 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 23, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Beyoncé was a part of ‘The View’ recently. However, the tête-à-tête did not solely revolve around her. Her Mom, Tina Knowles, was also a component ... Read more...

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US surgeon sues women following ‘Frankenstein’ boobs claim


November 22nd, 2010 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 22 (ANI): A US cosmetic surgeon has filed a lawsuit against a former patient for claiming in an online post that his botched surgery left her with 'Frankenstein' breasts.Dr Jay ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Can McDonald’s McRib Be Called A Success?


November 19th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 19, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The bizarre invention from McDonald’s has been the talk of the town since it was first introduced. The McRib sandwich is now being hailed ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

I’m ready to go back to ‘Bigg Boss’: Dolly Bindra


November 19th, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) So what if actress Dolly Bindra was thrown out of Colors' reality show "Bigg Boss 4" for being a troublemaker? She is ready to go back to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Soy snacks for malnourished Indian kids


October 20th, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 20 (IANS) Scientists have developed a tastier soy snack to tempt malnourished Indian school kids into eating the low cost vegetable protein. They have also joined hands with an ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Slapped, kicked, abused - whither women’s empowerment on TV? (Lead)


September 28th, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Women are slapped, kicked, abused and raped in popular shows like "Naa Aana Iss Des Laado", "Balika Vadhu" and "Pratigya", which reach over 130 ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Slapped, kicked, abused - where’s women’s empowerment on TV?


September 28th, 2010 - 9:13 am ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Women are slapped, kicked, abused and raped in popular shows like "Naa Aana Iss Des Laado", "Balika Vadhu" and "Pratigya" that reach over 130 ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Global wireless subscriptions to hit five bn


September 18th, 2010 - 6:32 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 18 (IANS) The number of global subscriptions for wireless services is expected to reach five billion in September and be equal to 73.4 percent of the world's population, a ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Shock video turns tide against shark’s fin soup


September 16th, 2010 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, Sep 16 (DPA) A mutilated whale shark lay helpless on a beach in the Philippines, dying slowly as fishermen and tourists strolled by. Its fins had been hacked off by ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Here’s what humans ate 10,000 years ago


August 24th, 2010 - 12:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 24 (ANI): If you thought the early locals ate only roots and berries for dinner, you may quite well be wrong. They dined quite lavishly too, according to findings of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Jill Stapleton Sets A New ‘Most Bridesmaids’ Record


June 16th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 16, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Bridesmaids are an important part of a wedding. Usually, one or two bridesmaids are seen in a marriage ritual. But the Guinness Book ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Bionic coating could make ships much more fuel-efficient


May 5th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 5 (ANI): Large container ships are some of the heaviest polluters on the planet and one of the key reasons for this is the energy lost due to friction as ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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