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Cameron Diaz , new face of Tag Heur


March 13th, 2012 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 13 (IANS) After actor Leonardo DiCaprio and tennis star Maria Sharapova, actress Cameron Diaz has been roped in as the new brand ambassador of international watch company ... Read more...

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Kelly Rowland new face of luxury watch brand


January 4th, 2012 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 4 (IANS) Singer Kelly Rowland has been signed as the new face of luxury watch company TW Steel."This is so exciting especially when you naturally become a fan ... Read more...

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Farhan Akhtar to endorse watch brand Xylys


October 7th, 2011 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) Farhan Akhtar was Friday named the brand ambassador of Xylys, a brand of Swiss-made watches by Titan, for his "sophistication" and "individualistic" values. The ... Read more...

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A sorry thief pays up after 30 years


July 1st, 2011 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 1 (IANS) A man in Britain was in for the surprise of his life when a remorseful thief walked into his shop to pay for a gold pocket ... Read more...

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Footballer swaps 36,000-pound watch with waiter


May 26th, 2011 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 26 (IANS) A footballer in Britain swapped his 36,000-pound diamond-encrusted watch with a waiter's 150-pound timepiece after a compliment.Vedran Corluka, 25, was at a club in London when ... Read more...

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Alex Reid accuses Katie Price of giving her new toyboy his watch


March 17th, 2011 - 11:52 am ICT by ANI
London, Mar 17 (ANI): Cage fighter Alex Reid has accused his soon to be ex-wife Katie Price a.k.a. Jordan of giving her new toyboy a 10,000 pounds watch, which she had bought ... Read more...

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Are Kim Kardashian’s Shopping Habits Giving Birth To Unhealthy Spending?


January 28th, 2011 - 8:53 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
It has been reported in certain segments of the American entertainment media that the shopping habits of Kim Kardashian, the famous creation of American reality TV, have got ... Read more...

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J.Lo shows off $5m worth rocks at Golden Globes


January 18th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 18 (ANI): Jennifer Lopez turned up at the Golden Globe Award ceremony this year drenched in jewels.Lopez, 41, wasn't afraid to pile on the bling in USD5 million worth ... Read more...

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Tarun Tahiliani launches his watch collection


December 6th, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) Ace couturier Tarun Tahiliani Monday launched a collection of watches in collaboration with Timex Group.The exclusive collection of jewelled watches is inspired by Indian women, says Tahiliani ... Read more...

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Timbaland responds to ‘possible suicide attempt’ reports


August 26th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 26 (ANI): Rapper Timbaland has responded to reports that he might be contemplating suicide over the disappearance of a watch.Timbaland, 39, became the focus of a Malibu manhunt on ... Read more...

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Emporio Armani Brings S/S 2010 Watch Collection


July 19th, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 19, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Emporio Armani, a world renowned fashion brand, has launched a new S/S collection of watches, which comes with elegant designs. The new range of ... Read more...

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Cheap Casios are jihadi bombers’ watch of choice: Report


May 1st, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 1(ANI): Casio watches' link to numerous bombing attempts has singled them out as the timepiece of choice for terror organizations around the world, the New York Daily News reported.According ... Read more...

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Christie’s jewel auction in Dubai fetches over $8.5 mn


April 30th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, April 30 (IANS/WAM) Bidders from 13 countries competed against one another for diamonds and decorative jewellery at leading auction house Christie's sale here which fetched over $8.5 million (31 million dirhams). A ... Read more...

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Pocket watch sales soar thanks to ‘Alice In Wonderland’ success


March 17th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 17 (ANI): Sales of pocket watches have soared ever since the launch of 'Alice In Wonderland', which has made grandad's favourite timepiece trendy again.Argos reports sales of its 38.99 ... Read more...

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Kourtney Kadarshian’s Calabasas house burgled


October 19th, 2009 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 19 (ANI): Reality TV star Kourtney Kardashian's Calabasas house was recently burgled.According to TMZ.com, the socialite, sister of model Kim, was out for dinner with her boyfriend, Scott Disick, when ... Read more...

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Kate Middleton wears ‘WAG-Heuer’ watch on night out with Wills


September 27th, 2009 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 27 (ANI): Prince William's girlfriend Kate Middleton was spotted wearing a WAG watch during the couple's recent night out.The fashion icon, who has been placed on numerous 'best dressed' ... Read more...

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Cellphones may soon make alarm clocks history


August 26th, 2009 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 26 (ANI): Time is running out for the traditional alarm clock, thanks to the scientific miracle called mobile phone.According to a UK poll of nearly 1,500 people, the timepiece that ... Read more...

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Rat Pack stars’ watches up for grabs


May 24th, 2009 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 24 (ANI): Watches once owned by the Rat Pack stars Frank Sinatra and Sammy Davis Jr are going under the hammer in New York next month.Both watches, in excellent condition ... Read more...

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Doomed Titanic passenger’s pocket watch up for grabs


May 9th, 2009 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 9 (ANI): A pocket watch, which a doomed Titanic passenger wore and which stopped at the moment he jumped into the sea, is up for grabs.Swede Malkolm Johnson, 33, ... Read more...

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Christie’s to auction rare watches (With Images)


April 29th, 2009 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) A collection of 12 rare watches will go under the hammer at one of Asia's biggest sale of designer time-pieces by global auction house Christie's in Hong ... Read more...

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Michael Phelps’ attempt at deconstructing Omega timepiece


April 24th, 2009 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 24 (ANI): American swimmer Michael Phelps was recently seen donning an eye loupe as he made an attempt at deconstructing an Omega timepiece.Phelps, 23, who is the ambassador ... Read more...

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The Nazi clock that might have ticked away Hitler’s last hours


April 7th, 2009 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 7 (ANI): A Nazi clock that might have called time on German dictator Adolf Hitler's final hours in his bunker is now available at an antiques shop in England.Michael Fanthorpe, ... Read more...

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Ronaldos new hobbyluxury watch collection


March 23rd, 2009 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 23 (ANI): Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo has found a new hobby in collecting luxury watches of every kind, and he is said to already own several of them.Ronaldo, ... Read more...

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Pocket watch showing the moment Titanic honeymoon couple died on display in UK


February 21st, 2009 - 11:45 am ICT by ANI
London, February 21 (ANI): A traditional timepiece that shows the moment a couple of newlywed Titanic passengers fell into the sea and died together is being displayed for the first time ... Read more...

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Al Pacinos watch in Righteous Kill sparks lawsuit


January 23rd, 2009 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 23 (ANI): A company whose watch has been worn by Al Pacino in his film Righteous Kill has been sued by the producers, after it refused to pay money ... Read more...

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DiCaprio replaces Pitt as Tag Heuer’’s new green ambassador


January 15th, 2009 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 15 (ANI): Leonardo DiCaprio has replaced Brad Pitt to become the new face of watch giant Tag Heuer.According to WWD, Pitt had been the ambassador for the Swiss watchmakers ... Read more...

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Charlize Theron, Swiss watchmaker settle lawsuit: Report


November 5th, 2008 - 5:31 am ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 5 (DPA) Oscar-winner Charlize Theron has settled a $20 million lawsuit brought against her by a Swiss luxury watch company, reports said Tuesday.Last year, the company, Raymond Weil threatened ... Read more...

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Charlize Theron settles $20m wrong watch suit


November 4th, 2008 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
New York, November 4 (ANI): Oscar-winner Charlize Theron, who was sued by Swiss watchmakers for a breach of contract, has settled the 20 million dollar suit.According to the official documents filed ... Read more...

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Charlize Theron ordered to court for wearing the wrong watch


October 10th, 2008 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 10 (ANI): Charlize Theron has been ordered to court, where a panel of judges will decide if the actress has to compensate luxury watchmaker Raymond Weil for a breach ... Read more...

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Theron sued for PS10m for not wearing right watch!


October 4th, 2008 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 4 (ANI): Charlize Theron has been sued for 10 million pounds for sporting a Christian Dior timepiece rather than a Raymond Weil creation the company shes a brand ambassador ... Read more...

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Albert Einsteins 14-carat gold Longines wristwatch up for grabs


September 13th, 2008 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 13 (ANI): A 14-carat gold wristwatch that Albert Einstein once wore will be put up for sale by the online watch auctioneer, Antiquorum, in New York next month. The Longines ... Read more...

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Brain’s ‘food-clock’ helps fight jet lag


May 23rd, 2008 - 1:36 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 23 (IANS) Latest research suggests that by rescheduling meals, humans can cope better with changes in time zones and night schedules and avoid feeling groggy or jet lagged. Scientists at ... Read more...

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Secret treasure from Titanic tragedy up for grabs


March 28th, 2008 - 2:25 pm ICT by admin
London, March 28 (ANI): A Titanic victims pocket watch, which stopped as he breathed his last, is a part of the secret treasure from the tragedy that is maintained by his ... Read more...

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Punjabi festival in Delhi recreates Punjab of yore


February 12th, 2008 - 8:55 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb.12 (ANI): Fairs and festivals have always played a major role in enabling people to revisit their culture besides conserving traditions and dialects. This was visible here recently during a ... Read more...

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IWC launches top gun edition in India


December 24th, 2007 - 1:17 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, Dec 24 (ANI/Business Wire India): The Swiss watch manufacturer, IWC Schaffhausen, announced the India-wide launch of an exclusive new double chronograph that pays tribute to the performance of top pilots in ... Read more...

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