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Bollywood condemns gurdwara shooting


August 6th, 2012 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 6 (IANS) Bollywood celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan and Shabana Azmi are "pained", "shocked" and "sad" at Sunday's attack on a gurdwara in a Milwaukee suburb in the ... Read more...

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World’s biggest ‘prawn’ discovered


February 2nd, 2012 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 2 (IANS) A British expedition has discovered an enormous species of crustacean that looks like a prawn and is 11 inches long, Daily Mail reported Thursday.The so-called 'supergiant' ... Read more...

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I was duffer in school : Anthony Hopkins


January 16th, 2012 - 9:29 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 16 (IANS) Veteran actor Anthony Hopkins says he didn't mix with other kids in school because he was "completely stupid"."I was a lonely kid because at school I ... Read more...

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Bhajji on wrestling show


December 22nd, 2011 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 22 (IANS) What on earth will spinner Harbhajan Singh do on a new wrestling show on television? Bhajji will appear on "Ring Ka King", a new wrestling ... Read more...

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Replacing a bulb can take 12 people in Britain!


October 21st, 2011 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 21 (IANS) An elderly man in Britain was shocked beyond his wits when he discovered that it took 46 days and a dozen workmen to replace a street ... Read more...

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UFO seen over London?


June 27th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 27 (IANS) Five circular discs of light emerged from behind a cloud in broad daylight in London, flew for some time and then dashed back where they came ... Read more...

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Katie Price denies that she gave Alex Reid’s watch to new beau Leandro Penna


March 16th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Mar 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Katie Price has denied that she didn’t give any Alex Reid’s watch to her new beau Leandro Penna. Earlier reports by The Sun had alleged that ... Read more...

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83-yr-old UK grandma chases burglar, brings him to justice


February 1st, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 1 (ANI): An 83-year-old UK grandma showed no fear when a prolific thief confronted her at her home. Instead, she chased him down the streets and brought him to justice.Betty ... Read more...

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Oz students threatened with detention for hugging


November 17th, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 17 (ANI): Students of a primary school in Australia have been warned not to hug their friends, and have been told that if they did so they will face detention.The ... Read more...

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Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart: Are They In A Live-In Relationship In Louisiana?


October 29th, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 29, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart are these days, in New Orleans, Louisiana, for the shooting of last leg of the 'Twilight' series, ‘Breaking Dawn’, and speculations ... Read more...

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Confused Pensioner Drives Car Down Platform


October 6th, 2010 - 1:21 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
After getting confused, and taking a wrong turn, a pensioner drove his Saab 75 yards down the London bound platform of Esher Station in Surrey, all with his wife in ... Read more...

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Pensioner drives down railway platform after taking a wrong turn


October 6th, 2010 - 1:18 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
In some bizarre news, a pensioner took a wrong turn when he was driving and ended up driving on the railway platform.There was utter confusion on the Esher station in Surrey ... Read more...

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Eyebrows raised over ‘mysterious’ injuries to Pak cricketers


August 18th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.18 (ANI): Pakistan's ongoing England tour has been marred by mysterious injuries to some of the star performers of the team which hardly has presented any resistance to the hosts, but ... Read more...

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Japanese PM, an intellectual lightweight,can’t cook and has no dress sense: Wife


July 22nd, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, July 22 (ANI): Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan has terrible fashion sense, cannot cook and is an intellectual lightweight, claims his wife, Nubuko. Nobuko has taken the unusual step of publishing ... Read more...

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“If The Character Demands, I’d Audition Even My Tv Actress-Wife Indu Before Casting Her”: Abhishek Sharma


July 6th, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 6, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Abhishek Sharma, director of Tere Bin Laden tells Jyothi Venkatesh that the writer is superior to the director, because the story emerges first; the portrayal on ... Read more...

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Nelson Mandela thought Jeremy Clarkson was an astronaut!


March 1st, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 01 (ANI): Nelson Mandela mistook 'Top Gear' presenter Jeremy Clarkson for an American astronaut when they met in Johannesburg.The English broadcaster revealed that the former South African President thought, he ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods’ Threat to Sue PETA, Blocks Ad


February 27th, 2010 - 3:29 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Feb 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Although it was most likely meant to be a funny, cute new slogan for their ads, Tiger Woods was not laughing at all when he caught ... Read more...

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Valentine Treat Recipes


February 12th, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
By Angela Kaye Mason Feb 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Valentine's Day is only a few days away. I am sure by now most of you have already decided on a gift, or arranged to ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama begins official campaign against childhood obesity


January 30th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 30 (ANI): Michelle Obama kicked off an official drive against childhood obesity when she opened up about a warning from the First Family's doctor that her own daughters were ... Read more...

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‘Ajab Prem…’ one big goofy, comic joyride (IANS Film Review; Rating:***)


November 7th, 2009 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Film: "Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani"; Cast: Ranbir Kapoor, Katrina Kaif; Director: Rajkumar Santoshi; Rating: ***If you've ever wondered what on earth is on-screen chemistry, here's your one-stop ... Read more...

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Jo Wood shoots down any chance of reunion with Ronnie


October 4th, 2009 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 4 (ANI): Jo Wood has shot down any chance of reunion with estranged husband Ronnie, insisting he doesn't stand "a cat in hell's chance" in her life anymore.Jo, who raised ... Read more...

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Earthworms pip humans, dinos in Most Successful 100 Species On Earth table


October 3rd, 2009 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 3 (ANI): Earthworms have pipped mankind and dinosaurs to emerge as the most successful 100 species on Earth in a new league table.Christopher Lloyd, the author of 'What on Earth ... Read more...

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Mariah Carey’s diva-ish demands send her lackeys hopping mad


May 16th, 2009 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 16 (ANI): American singer Mariah Carey is said to send her helpers hopping mad with her diva like demands, her most recent request being a Space Hopper.Carey, 39, had the ... Read more...

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Shabana puts on 25 kg for Gurinder Chaddha’s movie


April 25th, 2009 - 11:05 am ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, April 25 (IANS) She had shaved her head for Deepa Mehta's "Water" though she wasn't in the final film that released, and had put on a lot of ... Read more...

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Shabana Puts On 25 Kgs For Gurinder Chaddha


April 24th, 2009 - 11:44 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Subhash K JhaIf you see a grossly overweight woman waddling around the busy streets of London looking like Shabana Azmi, chances are it is the mighty Azmi herself looking laden ... Read more...

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Sacha Baron Cohen’s gay jape leaves US politician fuming


April 18th, 2009 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 18 (ANI): Sacha Baron Cohen has left a US politician fuming after trying to trick him into his "bedroom" for a seduction scene on camera.Texan congressman Ron Paul revealed ... Read more...

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Obama’s ‘personalised iPod’ gift to Queen draws criticism


April 2nd, 2009 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 2 (ANI): Barack Obama's choice of gift to the Queen on his first meeting with the monarch has managed to draw frowns from critics.The U.S. President, who arrived ... Read more...

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Italian priest under fire for putting mosque in church’’s nativity scene


December 25th, 2008 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 25 (ANI): The Right-wing Northern League in Italy is enraged after a Roman Catholic priest added a model mosque to his church''s nativity scene.The Nativity of Jesus, or simply ... Read more...

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Christmas food descriptions dolled up with ”pointless waffle”


December 22nd, 2008 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 22 (ANI): A language watchdog insists that much of the Christmas food is dolled up with "pointless and meaningless waffle", making it difficult for shoppers to decide what to ... Read more...

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Condoms a huge hit with action directors


August 3rd, 2008 - 10:48 am ICT by IANS
By Jivraj Burman Mumbai, Aug 3 (IANS) What on earth do condoms have to do with action movies? Plenty! Condoms are used in large quantities while shooting action scenes showing the villain ... Read more...

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Prince Charles was horrified over title announcement as a school kid


July 4th, 2008 - 10:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 4 (ANI): Prince Charles has revealed that he was "horrified and embarrassed" when the Queen announced 50 years ago that he would be granted the title.The Prince of Wales ... Read more...

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Bringing up Chu-Chu, the pigeon


March 16th, 2008 - 9:35 am ICT by admin
(First Person) By Ranjana Narayan She landed in our garden some time in mid-February, a trembling ball of dark grey. I saw her flapping her wings futilely, then trying to duck behind a flowerpot ... Read more...

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