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No lavish gifts for Farrell’s children


August 19th, 2012 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 19 (IANS) Irish actor Colin Farrell avoids showering his chidren with lavish gifts because he wants them to enjoy their childhood with simple toys.The 26-year-old has two ... Read more...

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No expensive gifts for Farrell’s kids


August 18th, 2012 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 18 (IANS) Actor Colin Farrell doesn't believe in spoiling his young children with material things.The 36-year-old has two boys - James Padraig, eight, with American model Kim Bordenave, ... Read more...

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Toying with ponies — some horse sense this!


May 18th, 2012 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
Lodnon, May 18 (IANS) A woman in a British town has splurged a whopping 20,000 pounds (around $31,600) to raise a collection of toy ponies over the last eight years. ... Read more...

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Angry Birds game now on Facebook


February 15th, 2012 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 15 (IANS) The Angry Birds game that has been downloaded 500 million times has been launched as a free version on social network Facebook.In the game, players ... Read more...

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Thieves who ripped off Santa return toys


December 30th, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Dec 30 (IANS/AKI) Thieves who ripped off Santa Claus have returned the bag of toys with a note saying "sorry". Businessman Giorgio Abbruzese dressed as Santa Dec 24 was ... Read more...

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Ludacris honoured for charity work


December 21st, 2011 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Dec 21 (IANS) Singer Ludacris has been honoured for his charitable work in his homeland, Georgia.The "Area Codes" hitmaker founded the Ludacris Foundation in 2001 and he has ... Read more...

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Gaga to style department store for X-mas


November 16th, 2011 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
New York , Nov 16 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga is all set to give high-end department store Barneys a bizarre makeover during Christmas.The shoppers will walk through an entrance ... Read more...

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Babies can sense your unfair play with them


October 8th, 2011 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 8 (IANS) Children as young as 15-month-old possess the basic sense of what is fair, researchers have found.A study has found how the children noticed the difference ... Read more...

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WWE Raw: Dolph & Swagger, vs Bourne, Kingston, Ryder


September 27th, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Dolph Zigler and Zack Ryder faced off last night on 'WWE Monday Night Raw Supershow' after the match was made by Triple H in answer to Dolph's grievances. ... Read more...

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Hudson, Hendricks honoured for charity work


September 16th, 2011 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 16 (IANS) Actresses Jennifer Hudson and Christina Hendricks were honoured for their charity work at the Women Doing Good Awards.The 4th edition of awards felicitated women who ... Read more...

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Watching TV reduces mother-child communication


September 15th, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 15 (IANS) Scientists have been gauging the effect of TV on young children ever since it lit up our drawing rooms. Comparing mother-child communication, a recent study has ... Read more...

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UAE team meets kids in Somalia on Eid


September 2nd, 2011 - 1:18 am ICT by IANS
Mogadishu, Aug 31 (IANS/WAM) An Emirati team visiting Somalia to provide aid to the people celebrated Eid with the children, who were displaced with their families following a wave ... Read more...

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McDonald’s to give free fruit with every Happy Meal


July 27th, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, July 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) McDonald’s has announced that they will start giving fruits for every Happy Meal purchased from April of 2012. The famous eatery has been criticized for years ... Read more...

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Rupert Grint missing the sets of ‘Harry Potter’


July 14th, 2011 - 5:26 am ICT by IANS
London, July 14 (IANS) Actor Rupert Grint misses being on the set of "Harry Potter" because it had become his second home.Grint played Ron Weasley in the wizard movie franchise ... Read more...

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Jolie visits Syrian refugees in Turkey


June 18th, 2011 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 18 (IANS) Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie, who is the goodwill ambassador for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), paid a visit to Syrian refugees on ... Read more...

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‘Angry birds’ cookbook is on the way


June 9th, 2011 - 12:04 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, June 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The “Angry Birds” franchise is growing with reports that a cookbook is on the way soon. The head of the game’s maker revealed that there ... Read more...

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Kelly Brook is to design her own range of maternity clothes


April 28th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 28 (ANI): Model/actress Kelly Brook is set to design her own range of maternity clothes for British high street chain New Look.Brook, 31, who is currently pregnant with her first ... Read more...

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Aguilera to launch another perfume


March 10th, 2011 - 2:35 am ICT by IANS
London, March 10 (IANS) Singer Christina Aguilera is set to launch a new fragrance named Secret Potion.Aguilera who also has a series of other perfumes, including Christina Aguilera, Christina ... Read more...

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Gaga obsessed with unicorns


March 8th, 2011 - 5:52 am ICT by IANS
London, March 8 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga has confessed she is obsessed with unicorns because of their "magical" powers."I'm actually quite obsessed with unicorns. They are in essence a ... Read more...

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Three-year-old climbs inside toy vending machine


February 18th, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 18 (IANS) Police, ambulance paramedics and volunteer rescue teams had to be called in after a three-year-old boy was trapped in a toy vending machine at a central coast ... Read more...

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Young kids prefer to share prizes after working together


February 13th, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 13 (ANI): A new study has shown that young children choose to share prizes after working together.In the study, three-year-old children shared with a peer after they worked together to ... Read more...

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Some tips on how to redecorate your kids’ rooms


February 8th, 2011 - 8:27 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Feb 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Children deserve to feel that their room is theirs. This applies to the choice of colors and toys.Situations like a new child coming into the family ... Read more...

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Brave toddler who had half her brain removed learns to walk


February 1st, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 1 (ANI): A toddler has learnt to walk after having half her brain removed to stop her suffering 50 seizures a day.Two-year-old Katie Verdecchia has Aicardi syndrome - an inherited ... Read more...

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Tucson boy sells toys to raise $2.85 for Congresswoman Giffords


January 21st, 2011 - 9:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tucson, Jan 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A nine-year-old boy was moved with compassion to donate his “widow’s-mite” to injured Congresswoman, Gabrielle Giffords.The boy, Isaac Saldana, told Huffingdon Post that he was compelled to ... Read more...

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Arizona Boy Sells Toys To Raise $2.85 For Gabrielle Giffords


January 21st, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Nine year old Isaac Saldan from Craycroft Elementary school might not have made a big contribution for the treatment of congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, who was shot ... Read more...

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‘Goldilocks’ bandits break into Oz house to enjoy porn, booze


January 16th, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 16 (ANI): Intruders in Australia broke in to a house to cook up a feast, steal alcohol and enjoy Internet porn.According to the NT News, the owner of the Alice ... Read more...

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A taxi with photos of the dead!


January 8th, 2011 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Jan 8 (IANS) If you ever visit Singapore and take a ride in a taxi full of photographs, be wary - because they might be pictures of dead people.Lovell Tan, a ... Read more...

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Sir Elton John buys hi-tech cradle for newborn son


December 31st, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 31 (ANI): Zachary, the surrogate son of Sir Elton John and David Furnish, seems to be the luckiest baby.The singer is believed to have gone on a spending spree ... Read more...

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Madonna showers Malawi orphans with gifts


December 28th, 2010 - 3:34 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 28 (IANS) Pop star Madonna made sure orphaned children in Malawi had a merry Christmas as she sent boxes of toys, clothes and other gifts to her charity in ... Read more...

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Cocaine packed in toys, candy seized in Nicaragua


December 27th, 2010 - 8:06 am ICT by IANS
Managua, Dec 27 (IANS/EFE) A total of 334 kg of cocaine, which entered Nicaragua hidden in a shipment of candy and toys, was seized during the Christmas weekend, officials said.The cocaine, reportedly ... Read more...

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Aguilera gifts coffee-maker to two-year-old son


December 26th, 2010 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 25 (IANS) When many would have expected her to gift toys to her two-year-old son for Christmas, pop star Christina Aguilera has bought a coffee-maker for him instead.The "Genie ... Read more...

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Meet the dog that can understand more than 1000 words!


December 23rd, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 23 (ANI): Ever wonder if your pet dog can understand what you are saying? Well chances are it might, and to prove it, is a pet border collie that can ... Read more...

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Children celebrate advent of Christmas in Kolkata


December 20th, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
By Sankha GhoshKolkata, Dec.20 (ANI): Children celebrated the advent of Christmas by singing carols and various colourful events to spread the message of love and peace here during the weekend.Children gave various ... Read more...

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Two-year-old Pakistani girl abducted, raped, killed


December 16th, 2010 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 16 (IANS) A two-year-old girl in Pakistan's Gujranwala city was kidnapped, raped and her body dumped along with her toys in a trash bin, police said.A medical report has said ... Read more...

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Gisele Bundchen reads stories to kids for charity


December 8th, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 08 (ANI): Gisele Bundchen spent some time reading books to children in Boston as a part of a holiday charity initiative.The Brazilian beauty read a book to a group of ... Read more...

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