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Bengal asks Anand to help at proposed chess academy


July 13th, 2012 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 12 (IANS) The West Bengal government Thursday requested world champion Viswanathan Anand to give occasional tips to trainees at its proposed chess academy.The chess genius "principally agreed", but ... Read more...

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Ronaldo, Roberto Carlos, Cannavaro could play in Kolkata


June 21st, 2012 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 21 (IANS) Kolkata, the soccer-mad city of cricket crazy India, could see a host of famed stars including Brazilian Ronaldo and Roberto Carlos, Italian Fabio Cannavaro and Portuguese ... Read more...

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Annan to visit Iran next week on Syria


April 5th, 2012 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, April 4 (IANS) Kofi Annan, the UN and Arab League's joint envoy, will visit Iran next week for holding talks on Syria, the Iranian foreign minister said Wednesday.The ... Read more...

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Formal Manmohan-Gilani meeting not scheduled (Lead)


March 25th, 2012 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, March 25 (IANS) Prime ministers of India and Pakistan could interact on the sidelines of the March 26-27 Nuclear Security Summit but no structured meeting is planned between ... Read more...

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Rihanna spends 15,000 pounds on hair rescue mission


March 2nd, 2012 - 5:04 am ICT by IANS
London, March 2 (IANS) Singer Rihanna ended up blowing 15,000 pounds to rescue her tangled hair post a sauna session.The pop star flew her stylist first class from ... Read more...

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Rihanna gets a £15,000 haircut


March 1st, 2012 - 9:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Mar 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rihanna is in London where she will perform series of concerts. Ahead of her appearance on The Jonathan Ross Show, the Bajan star realized that her hair ... Read more...

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Salman’s RSVP to David Dhawan from Cuba


February 11th, 2012 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 11 (IANS) So what if Salman Khan couldn't make it to Goa for the wedding of his friend David Dhawan's son? He made sure his family members ... Read more...

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Shah Rukh to visit Patna Dec 22?


December 19th, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 19 (IANS) Shah Rukh Khan, who had to cancel his "Don 2 - The King Is Back" promotional trip to Patna for security reasons, will reportedly visit ... Read more...

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Pakistan confident of resuming international hockey during 2011


April 27th, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 27(ANI): Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) Secretary Asif Bajwa has expressed confidence that international fixtures would be resumed in the country by the end of this year."We are confident of resuming ... Read more...

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Land for cricket academy, school for Dhoni in Jharkhand (Lead)


April 3rd, 2011 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, April 3 (IANS) Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda Sunday announced that land would be allotted to local boy and Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni to set up a ... Read more...

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Jharkhand to make him ‘Doctor’ Dhoni


April 3rd, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, April 3 (IANS) The Jharkhand government Sunday said that it would confer an honorary doctorate degree on local boy and Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni - who is ... Read more...

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Shot US Congresswoman Giffords re-learning to speak, lip-syncs “Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star”


February 14th, 2011 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 14 (ANI): Democratic Party Representative Gabrielle Giffords, who was shot in the head at close range at a constituent event in Tucson last month, appears to be staring her life ... Read more...

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Cops to be trained in human rights online


February 1st, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) along with the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) Tuesday launched an online training programme to sensitise police personnel on human ... Read more...

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Indian foreign secretary’s Nepal visit ends


January 20th, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Jan 20 (IANS) Indian Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao made a low-key departure from Nepal Thursday after wrapping up her three-day visit to Nepal.Rao, the first senior Indian official to ... Read more...

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British royal wedding: Chinese firm to make official tableware


January 17th, 2011 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 17 (IANS) A Chinese porcelain maker has bagged the order to manufacture the official tableware for the marriage of Prince William and Kate Middleton, a media report said.Guangxi Sanhuan ... Read more...

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Busy Gwyneth Paltrow exercises in the shower!


January 15th, 2011 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Jan 15 (ANI): Gwyneth Paltrow has revealed that she is sometimes so busy that she has to exercise in the shower.The actress, who has a tight schedule, balances her work ... Read more...

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Pak to play more ‘home’ series at neutral venues ‘until security situation is clear’: Subhan


December 26th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Dec 26 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has announced it would be playing more 'home' series at neutral venues, as most nations refuse to play in Pakistan due to security ... Read more...

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Bangladesh won’t tour Pak before 2012 due to “tight schedule”: BCB President


December 24th, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Dec 24 (ANI): Bangladesh has ruled out playing in Pakistan until 2012, citing the "tight schedule" of the national team, and not "law and order" issues, as the reason behind the ... Read more...

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Barack, Michelle Obama dance with Mumbai school children


November 7th, 2010 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Nov 7 (ANI): US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama danced with the kids of Holy Name School, Colaba, here today to celebrate Diwali with them.The Obamas, who ... Read more...

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I’ll make something for Indian audience someday: Alexandre Aja


October 31st, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Having scared the world with his horror outings like "High Tension", French director Alexandre Aja says he may wield the megaphone to narrate an Indian story."To ... Read more...

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Prime Minister to embark on three-nation Asia tour on Sunday (Part I)


October 22nd, 2010 - 9:51 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct. 22 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh will undertake a three-nation official visit to Japan, Malaysia and Vietnam that begins this Sunday (Oct.24).Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao briefed ... Read more...

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Delhi delivered a terrific festival of sport: Glasgow CWG official


October 14th, 2010 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
By Pragya Tiwari New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) The Delhi Commonwealth Games will be remembered for the "terrific festival of sports" it produced and not the pre-Games controversies, feels representative of Glasgow Commonwealth ... Read more...

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Cricket Australia asks Oz players to stop compalaning about playing in T20


October 10th, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 10 (ANI): Cricket Australia has asked its players to stop complaining about tight schedule between Twenty20 tournaments and Test matches, as it was clearly mentioned in their lucrative Indian Premier ... Read more...

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George Clooney invites Abhi-Ash For A Holiday In Italy


October 8th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 8, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Aishwarya Rai has made a name for herself not only in India, but in global cinema as well. She is one of the most popular and ... Read more...

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CWG Tennis: Jamie Murray wants to make most of lifetime opportunity


October 5th, 2010 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
By Pragya Tiwari New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) Scot Jamie Murray is not a stranger to the Indian capital. He was here a decade ago for a tournament and is aware of ... Read more...

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Tight schedule, heat a challenge for Aussie hockey girls


September 30th, 2010 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
By Abhishek Roy New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) Cramped schedules and Delhi's heat are posing a challenge for the Australian women's hockey team as it gears up to defend the gold it ... Read more...

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Nicole Richie and Joel Madden all set to have a December wedding


September 24th, 2010 - 11:30 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Nicole Richie and the father of her two children, Joel Madden are set to get married in December. The two raise their two children together and ... Read more...

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All-party delegation in Kashmir with ‘open mind’: Chidambaram


September 20th, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Sep 20 (ANI): Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Monday said the all party delegation has come to Jammu and Kashmir with an 'open mind' and hopes to 'carve out ... Read more...

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Fashion week around, models go for quick fix treatments


September 17th, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher Mumbai, Sep 17 (IANS) Botox, lip augmentation, face lifts...with the Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) starting Friday, models have been making a beeline for beauty clinics for quick fix treatments to ... Read more...

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Kiwi Indian says police doing nothing about home robbery


September 2nd, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Sep 2 (ANI): A Kiwi Indian has claimed that Auckland Police are doing nothing about investigating a robbery and ransacking of his home in the Mt. Albert area of the city.It's ... Read more...

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Balakrishna is ready to take risk for PVC


August 26th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 26, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): As we already know, Balakrishna is working on an upcoming action flick with Dasari. The movie has a lot of eye-catching action scenes that will surely keep ... Read more...

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Brit woman takes to posing nude to make a living after losing bank job


August 4th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 4 (ANI): A British woman, who lost her bank job due to the recession, has taken to posing nude to make a living.Henrietta Leung, 39, of Kingston, South West London, ... Read more...

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Haryana clerk fulfils Australian woman’s last wishes


August 3rd, 2010 - 10:10 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 3 (IANS) A clerk in Haryana travelled hundreds of miles to fulfil the last wish of an Australian woman, born in British India, who wanted her ashes to be immersed ... Read more...

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Angelina Jolie makes an appearance at ‘Comic-con’ to promote her new movie Salt


July 23rd, 2010 - 9:30 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
San Diego, July 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An auditorium full of movie fans were there to cheer Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie, when she made an appearance at the Comic-con festival in San ... Read more...

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Aamir spotted at ‘I Hate Luv Storys’ celebration party


July 20th, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K Jha Mumbai, July 20 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan showed up for the "I Hate Luv Storys" (IHLS) celebration bash, but people close to Karan Johar suggest that too ... Read more...

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