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Jude Law’s bearded look scared his kids

September 11th, 2012 - 3:59 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 11 (IANS) Actor Jude Law's children were apprehensive about letting their father pick them up from school while he was sporting a messy haircut and bushy beard ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks cables: Medvedev ‘plays Robin to Putin’s Batman’

December 2nd, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec.2 (ANI): American diplomats consider Vladimir Putin to be the real ruler of Russia and not President Dmitry Medvedev, according to diplomatic cables leaked by the whistle blowing web site WikiLeaks.Prime ... Read more...

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Vladimir Putin nominated for hip-hop award

April 16th, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 16 (ANI): Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has been nominated for a music award honouring his contributions to hip-hop and rap.Muz TV, which is Russia's answer to MTV, nominated Putin, ... Read more...

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Plain English campaigners call technical jargon new threat to language

July 26th, 2009 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 26 (ANI): The way text messages are composed using technological jargon and abbreviations is a new threat to clear language, the Plain English Campaign has warned on its 30th anniversary.The ... Read more...

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Now, ”Gran Slang” lexicon to help youngsters understand their elders!

February 20th, 2009 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 20 (ANI): Many of the words used by teenagers today are incomprehensible to older generations, However, it is equally baffling for younger people trying to get to grips with ... Read more...

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UK schoolkids increasingly using “txt mssg spek” in essays!

December 13th, 2008 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 13 (ANI): Increased usage of "text message speak" and street slang in essays has left UK teachers baffled, according to a study.The study found that four-in-10 teachers couldnt understand ... Read more...

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