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Japanese, Syrian journalists killed in clashes


August 21st, 2012 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Beirut, Aug 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Two Syrian reporters and a Japanese journalist have been killed in Aleppo during armed clashes between government troops and rebels.Lebanon-based Al-Mayadin TV said Tuesday the ... Read more...

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FARC rebels release French reporter


May 31st, 2012 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
Florencia (Colombia), May 31 (IANS/EFE) The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) announced Wednesday that French war correspondent Romeo Langlois had been released by FARC guerrillas after 33 days ... Read more...

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Craig toyed with being war journalist


December 5th, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 5 (IANS) Actor Daniel Craig, who has won millions of hearts as British super spy James Bond, once considered becoming a war journalist.The actor almost found himself ... Read more...

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A woman in black robe saved me from Cairo rapists: Lara Logan


May 2nd, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 02 (ANI): CBS war correspondent Lara Logan, who was stripped naked by a mob of crazed men in Egypt's Tahrir Square, has revealed that she was rescued by a ... Read more...

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I was more afraid of being raped than shot, says female war correspondent


February 17th, 2011 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 17 (ANI): A day after it was emerged that CBS correspondent Lara Logan was sexually assaulted while covering the Egyptian protests, another female war correspondent has exposed life on the ... Read more...

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CBS correspondent Lara Logan ‘vows to return to work within weeks’


February 17th, 2011 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 17 (ANI): Despite being sexually assaulted in Egypt, former GMTV reporter Lara Logan - now at CBS News - has vowed to return to work 'within weeks'.According to TMZ.com, the ... Read more...

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Christina Ricci to star in Broadway play ‘Time Stands Still’


September 13th, 2010 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 13 (ANI): Christina Ricci is all set to star in Alicia Silverstone's role in the Broadway play 'Time Stands Still'."She's played such a variety of roles on film," ... Read more...

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Brad Pitt Obtains Screen Rights Of ‘The Imperfectionists’


June 19th, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 19, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Hollywood actor and producer Brad Pitt has joined hands with Reliance BIG Entertainment to get the screen rights to Tom Rachman's bestseller "The Imperfectionists'. ... Read more...

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Reliance BIG Entertainment, Brad Pitt acquire ‘The Imperfectionists’ (Lead)


June 17th, 2010 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 16 (IANS) Reliance BIG Entertainment, the flagship media and entertainment arm of the Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group (R-ADAG), and Hollywood superstar Brad Pitt's production company Plan B ... Read more...

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Reliance BIG Entertainment, Brad Pitt acquire ‘The Imperfectionists’


June 16th, 2010 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 16 (IANS) Reliance BIG Entertainment and Hollywood superstar Brad Pitt's production company Plan B Entertainment, under their Creative Partnership deal, have acquired the screen rights to Tom Rachman's ... Read more...

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‘Joe The Plumber’ Elected To Party Office In Ohio


May 6th, 2010 - 10:43 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Samuel "Joe" Wurzelbacher, otherwise known as 'Joe The Plumber' has plunged headfirst into party politics, after being hailed by Republican John McCain's campaign for president in 2008. ... Read more...

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Joe The Plumber Elected!


May 6th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Ohio, May 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Samuel Wurzelbacher who rose to fame two years back during the presidential campaign of the Republican candidate John McCain has bagged a GOP seat in ... Read more...

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Hong Kong’s best-known war reporter fights for her life savings


November 1st, 2009 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, Nov 1 (DPA) The family of Hong Kong's most celebrated war correspondent Clare Hollingworth said Sunday they were taking bankruptcy proceedings against a public relations consultant. Legal papers were served Friday ... Read more...

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McCain’s daughter says ` Joe the Plumber’ is a `dumbass’!


July 17th, 2009 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 17 (ANI): Former Republican presidential candidate John McCain's daughter, Meghan, has railed against "Joe the Plumber", the man her father's presidential campaign touted as an American everyman and made ... Read more...

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Fall of Saigon snapper Hugh Van Es dead at 67


May 16th, 2009 - 12:51 am ICT by John Le Fevre
The photographer who’s image is most used to illustrate the fall of Saigon, Hugh Van Es, has died from a brain hemorrhage in Hong Kong aged 67.Van Es’ photo of helicopters ... Read more...

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Even as a schoolboy, Churchill yearned for the thrill of battle


April 19th, 2009 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.19 (ANI): Even as a schoolboy, former British Prime Minister Winston Churchill (1874-1965) yearned for the thrill of battle.His playroom in the Blenheim Palace in Woodstock, Oxfordshire resembled a field of ... Read more...

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Joe the Plumber advises Republicans


February 3rd, 2009 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.3 (ANI): Having gone to the Gaza Strip as a war correspondent, Samuel Joseph Wurzelbacher a.ka. Joe the Plumber is now strategizing politically with the Republicans. When GOP congressional aides gather ... Read more...

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Michael Moore may be sued by Michael Yon over controversial war pic


January 16th, 2009 - 6:55 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 16 (ANI): American liberal political commentator Michael Moore may end up getting sued by acclaimed independent war correspondent Michael Yon over a controversial photograph.Moore had posted the photo, ... Read more...

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Keira Knightley loves reading bleak books


September 17th, 2008 - 12:57 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 16 (IANS) British actress Keira Knightley is a secret bookworm and she loves to read "depressing" accounts of the Holocaust and mass murderers.The star buries her nose in bleak books ... Read more...

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Unseen video of POW McCains release in Vietnam surface


September 12th, 2008 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept.12 (ANI): Previously unseen footage of Republican presidential candidate John McCain on the day he was released after five years as a Vietnam prisoner-of-war, have been found and released to ... Read more...

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Gillian Anderson to produce and star in Martha Gellhorn biopic


July 2nd, 2008 - 3:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 2 (ANI): Gillian Anderson will soon be able to fulfil her dream of making and starring in a movie about legendary war correspondent Martha Gellhorn.The X-Files star has finally ... Read more...

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Blitz editor Karanjia cremated in Mumbai


February 2nd, 2008 - 7:11 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, Feb.2 (ANI): Former Blitz editor R.K. Karanjia was cremated at the Chandanwadi electric crematorium on Saturday. The cremation was witnessed by media personalities and eminent citizens. A Parsi, Karanjia, who died on Friday ... Read more...

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