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Its snowing in Mumbai-Pune!


July 15th, 2012 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 15 (IANS) It might be raining in the city, but at this mall in central Mumbai, it is snowing!Over 1,500 Mumbaikars screamed of joy as they experienced their ... Read more...

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‘Piranha 3DD’ - overdose of the terrible (IANS Movie Review)


June 16th, 2012 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Piranha 3DD"; Cast: Danielle Panabaker, David Hasselhoff, Matt Bush; Director: John Gulager; Rating: 1/2*There are good films and there are bad films. There are bad films and then there are ... Read more...

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Are Drake, Banks dating?


May 8th, 2012 - 7:47 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 8 (IANS) Rapper Drake is reportedly dating supermodel Tyra Banks. The couple was spotted enjoying at the Disneyland in California.Drake, whose real name is Aubrey Graham, ... Read more...

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Miley Cyrus’ Disney return


May 8th, 2012 - 7:32 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 8 (IANS) Actress Miley Cyrus returned to her Disney roots and enjoyed a trip to Disneyland in California.The singer-actress was signed to the company as a ... Read more...

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Asia’s first Legoland to open in Malaysia


April 26th, 2012 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, April 26 (IANS) Asia's first Legoland is coming up in Malaysia's southern state of Johor, bringing a new tourist attraction to the country.The 30.8-hectare theme park, located in ... Read more...

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Brangelina to gift theme park to their children


February 27th, 2012 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 27 (IANS) What are Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt busy with? The couple is said to be finalising an eco-friendly playground as a gift to their ... Read more...

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China to lay bare birth control at museum


December 19th, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 19 (IANS) China, which has the world's largest population of over 1.3 billion, would soon come up with a museum-cum-theme park that tells the story of contraception in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

China to build first Tai Chi theme park


November 17th, 2011 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 17 (IANS) China will build a theme park showcasing the traditional martial art form of Tai Chi in Wudang Mountains area, legendary home of the marital art and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Depp wants normal day with kids


November 11th, 2011 - 9:08 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 11 (IANS) Actor Johny Depp says if he could be anonymous for one day, he would take his family to Disneyland and will enjoy a normal trip to ... Read more...

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Cameron to build an ‘Avatar’ theme park


September 22nd, 2011 - 9:56 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 22 (IANS) Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Worldwide is joining forces with acclaimed filmmaker James Cameron to bring the world of "Avatar" to life at Disney parks.The ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro to set up amusement park


July 26th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) In a bid to widen its resource base, Delhi Metro will build an amusement park, an official said Tuesday."Delhi Metro will set up a 15 ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Mexican nature park sets Guinness record


June 3rd, 2011 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Cancun (Mexico), June 3 (IANS/EFE) The Guinness World Records organisation has recognized Mexico's Xcaret Eco Theme Park for a reproduction programme that the largest number of Macaw births in captivity ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Work starts on Disney resort in Shanghai


April 8th, 2011 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, April 8 (IANS) Construction work began here Friday on the $3.7 billion Shanghai Disney resort project that is spread over 1 sq km.Robert Iger, president and CEO of the ... Read more...

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Comcast Completes NBC Universal Aquisition


January 30th, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The biggest television service provider of the United States, Comcast has closed the deal with NBC Universal, to finally acquire the latter, after thirteen months of ... Read more...

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Court upholds closure of Kerala’s controversial mangrove park


January 24th, 2011 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Jan 24 (IANS) A division bench of the Kerala High Court Monday upheld the decision of the union environment and forests ministry to close down a controversial mangrove theme park in ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

India to celebrate 2011 as aviation centenary year


January 4th, 2011 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) India will celebrate the completion of 100 years of the first commercial flight on Feb 18, by declaring 2011 as Civil Aviation Centenary Year, an official said ... Read more...

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‘Donald Duck’ to go to court over ‘groping’ claims


January 4th, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 4 (ANI): A woman in the US has been told by a judge that she can sue Disney over claims that a staff member dressed as Donald Duck groped her ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Designer turns escalator into ‘Sushi-lator’


December 27th, 2010 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 27 (IANS) The escalator has travelled either up or down and in a straight line for more than a century that it has been in use. But a revolutionary new ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Theme Park Based On Noah’s Ark Coming Up In Kentucky


December 11th, 2010 - 9:31 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Dec 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new theme park based on the Biblical Noah's Ark will be coming up in Kentucky within the next few years. The Bible based theme park ... Read more...

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Tommy Lee wants to make ’sex tape’ exposing whale breeding practices


December 10th, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 10 (ANI): Rocker Tommy Lee wants to make films that exposes unusual whale breeding practices in SeaWorld.The Motley Crue drummer has fired off a second letter to the aquatic ... Read more...

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Douglas used wheelchair during theme park visit


December 5th, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 5 (IANS) It seems chemotherapy treatment for throat cancer has taken a toll on veteran actor Michael Douglas.The "Wall Street" star visited Disney World in Florida with wife Catherine Zeta-Jones ... Read more...

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When Michael Douglas met Mickey Mouse


November 26th, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 26 (ANI): Michael Douglas, who recently went through painful radiation and chemotherapy for his cancer treatment, took some time off to spend a day with his family in Disney Land.The ... Read more...

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Warner Bros To Set Up Harry Potter Museum In Britain


November 12th, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 12, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): After an entire museum on Harry Potter named 'Wizarding World' which was set up at Universal Orlando in the US early this year, reports are now doing ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi’s Ferrari theme park has fastest rollercoaster in the world


October 28th, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 28 (ANI): Abu Dhabi's new indoor Ferrari World theme park has the fastest rollercoaster in the world.The heart-stopping ride, which reaches speeds of 149mph in 4.9 seconds, makes the occupant ... Read more...

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World’s fastest roller coaster flies away at 149 mph at Ferrari World


October 27th, 2010 - 8:58 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Abu Dhabi, Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Ferrari World theme park in Abu Dhabi is home to the world’s fastest rollercoaster.The park which is due for opening on 28th October this year ... Read more...

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Shera theme park in Delhi soon


October 16th, 2010 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) Shera, the adorable mascot of the Commonwealth Games, may soon have a theme park dedicated to him, an official of the Organising Committee said."Shera's popularity ... Read more...

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Roller Coaster Car Accident In Knotts Berry Farm Injures 10


October 8th, 2010 - 7:57 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez A day full of fun and excitement went completely haywire for some on Thursday at the Knott's Berry Farm theme park situated in Buena Park, California. At least ten ... Read more...

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Rowling rejected MJ’s idea for ‘Harry Potter’ musical


October 2nd, 2010 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 2 (IANS) "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling reveals that the late pop legend Michael Jackson had approached her with plans to turn the series into a stage musical -- ... Read more...

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Disneyland Muslim woman employee agrees to wear beret over hijab to end standoff


September 30th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
California, Sep 30(ANI): A Muslim woman employed by Disneyland in California has agreed to wear a beret over her hijab at work after the theme park objected to her religious headscarf.The Council ... Read more...

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British Beer and Pub Association reveals that 893 pubs closed down in 2009


September 19th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Sep 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The British Beer and Pub Association has revealed that 893 pubs had no option but to shut their doors in 2009 forever. This sure is a sad ... Read more...

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Harry Potter Rides Supersized To Accomodate Obese Visitors


September 17th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Sep 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Overweight Harry Potter fans can finally breathe a sigh of relief as they will now be eligible to sit in the 'Harry Potter and the Forbidden ... Read more...

Posted in Health, Odd news, World News |

Turner, OR man arraigned for possessing 125 marijuana plants


September 15th, 2010 - 3:21 am ICT by BNO News
SALEM, OREGON (BNO NEWS) – A Turner, Oregon man on Tuesday was arraigned after his arrest for possessing 125 marijuana plants, the Marion County Sheriff's Office announced.Andreas Luedi, 40, surrendered to Marion ... Read more...

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Russell Crowe denies Westworld rumours on Twitter


September 8th, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 8 (ANI): Russell Crowe has denied that he's set to play a part in a remake of Michael Crichton's sci-fi thriller Westworld.It was rumoured that the Gladiator actor had ... Read more...

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UK mums carry out the jobs of 23 professionals


September 2nd, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 02 (ANI): A new study has shown that full-time UK mothers now carry out the jobs of 23 professionals, all crammed into a 13-hour day during the school holidays.The study, ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

‘Chelsea theme park’ in Rhinebeck


August 1st, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0New York, August 1 (ANI): Despite Clintons attempt to keep the event a secret affair, local residents in Rhinebeck turned the moneyed and normally subdued town of Elbows into ... Read more...

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