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Gaga reduces drinking


September 5th, 2012 - 2:24 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 5 (IANS) Singer Lady Gaga has decided she will now consume less alcohol as she no longer feels "depressed".The singer had earlier professed a love for drinking ... Read more...

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Colin Farrell likes yoga


August 27th, 2012 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 27 (IANS) Actor Colin Farrell says he enjoys doing yoga, and admits he is enjoying life a lot more at present.The 36-year-old, who has battled drug addiction ... Read more...

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Pitt parties hard at Cannes sans Jolie


May 25th, 2012 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Cannes, May 25 (IANS) Actor Brad Pitt made the most of his time at the 65th Cannes International Film Festival, by throwing a mostly-men party while his fiance Angelina ... Read more...

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Kamlesh Gill thanks ‘Vicky Donor’ for making her famous


April 25th, 2012 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 25 (IANS) A spirited Kamlesh Gill, 75, the gizmo-friendly whiskey-drinking mother-in-law in "Vicky Donor", has been doing theatre from 1957, but says she became popular after her ... Read more...

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ABD eyeing 10 pc market share


April 24th, 2012 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 24 (IANS) After its all-India foray into the semi premium whiskey market last August, Allied Blenders and Distillers (ABD), the country's third largest spirits company, is eyeing a ... Read more...

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ABD to launch semi-premium whiskey in Nigeria


April 24th, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 24 (IANS) Allied Blenders and Distillers (ABD), India's third largest spirits company, is to launch 'Officer's Choice Blue', a semi-premium whiskey, in Nigeria and Malaysia within a couple ... Read more...

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Sikh caught drinking over Skype, kills cousin in Britain


April 20th, 2012 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 20 (IANS) A Sikh stabbed his cousin in Britain during a heated row after being caught out while drinking by relatives in India over Skype, an inquest heard ... Read more...

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Turks charged with causing alcohol deaths


February 7th, 2012 - 8:06 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Eight Turkish nationals have been charged with causing the deaths of five Russian tourists, who died after drinking poisoned bootleg whiskey.The accused may be sentenced ... Read more...

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Spacey launches talent hunt for budding directors


September 16th, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 16 (IANS) "Superman Returns" star Kevin Spacey has teamed up with whiskey giant John Jameson to launch a talent search for wannabe screenwriters and directors."I want to give ... Read more...

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98 Russians fall ill in Turkey after eating food


July 28th, 2011 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
Istanbul, July 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least 98 Russian tourists fell ill after having adulterated food at a hotel in Turkey, officials said Wednesday.The tourists have received medical assistance after ... Read more...

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Harbhajan slaps legal notice on UB Group for Dhoni ad


July 18th, 2011 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Bangalore, July 18 (IANS) Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh has sent a legal notice to Vijay Mallya-owned UB Group over an advertisement of McDowell's No. 1 Platinum featuring his ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh minister’s kin arrested


July 7th, 2011 - 1:20 am ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, July 6 (IANS) A 17-year-old boy, said to be the relative of a Uttar Pradesh minister, was arrested for allegedly murdering a Greater Noida based property dealer, police ... Read more...

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Whiskey isn’t just for men, says Bourbon Women


April 13th, 2011 - 7:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 13 (ANI): A group of US women, who call themselves Bourbon Women and share an affinity for Kentucky's signature whiskey, has said that they too can enjoy whiskey and the ... Read more...

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McDowell’s No.1 Platinum sells 30 million bottles


April 12th, 2011 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) India's top liquor firm United Spirits Tuesday said that its premium grain-based whiskey McDowell's No. 1 Platinum has sold over 30 million bottles across the ... Read more...

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Michael Clarke’s new friend stars in Jim Beam ad


March 18th, 2011 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 18 (ANI): Australian vice cricket captain Michael Clarke's new friend Kyly Boldy is starring in a new television commercial for whiskey brand Jim Beam.Boldy, 27, who is currently in India, ... Read more...

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NY bar whips up Charlie Sheen-inspired cocktails


March 7th, 2011 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 7 (ANI): New York bar Fatty Johnson's is offering drinks inspired by Hollywood bad boy Charlie Sheen.One potent mix includes the '7 gram rock,' a bourbon-based number infused with ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga drinks alcohol to stay fit


February 22nd, 2011 - 2:31 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 22 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga has revealed she stays slim by drinking whisky and then hitting the gym even if she has a hangover."I am on the drunk diet. ... Read more...

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Gaga discovers Keith Richards’ weight-loss tip - get drunk!


February 21st, 2011 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 21 (ANI): Lady Gaga has discovered a weight loss tip that Keith Richards has known and probably practised for years - getting drunk."I'm on the drunk diet," news.com.au quoted Gaga ... Read more...

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I smoke a lot of pot when I write music: Lady Gaga


February 15th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 15 (ANI): Lady Gaga has revealed that she smokes "a lot of pot" when she writes her songs. The Grammy-winner opened up about her pot smoking and drinking during a pre-recorded ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga’s beau to pen diet book


February 8th, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 8 (ANI): Lady Gaga's boyfriend Luc Carl has landed a book deal based on his blog, The Drunk Diet.The manager of rock bar St. Jerome on the Lower East ... Read more...

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Connery gets bronze statue in Estonia


January 28th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 28 (IANS) Veteran actor Sean Connery has been honoured with his own bronze statue in Tallinn, Estonia.The statue of the screen legend was unveiled outside the whiskey sampling society ... Read more...

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Pink to name her baby after a whiskey?


November 30th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 30 (ANI): Pop star Pink has revealed that she and her spouse Carey Hart have different opinions on the moniker for their unborn tot.The singer says that the motocross ... Read more...

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“Boardwalk Empire” As Theme For Casino


October 8th, 2010 - 9:27 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez, The success of the HBO series "Boardwalk Empire" seems to have inspired some serious profit making. Dennis Gomes is planning to create the magic and beauty of the roaring ... Read more...

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Most Indians prefer red wine: Survey


July 14th, 2010 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) When it comes to enjoying a drink, Indians have become more sophisticated with 82 percent of the people preferring red wine, according to a survey across three ... Read more...

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Indian-origin man jailed for 17 years for beating wife to death


June 30th, 2010 - 7:06 am ICT by IANS
Melbourne, June 30 (IANS) An Indian-origin man was sentenced to 17 years in prison by an Australian court for beating his wife to death after falsely accusing her of having an extra-marital ... Read more...

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Drunken Lady Gaga Not Banned for Sporting Undies in Yankees Clubhouse


June 22nd, 2010 - 2:46 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
June 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Although it was reported in the New York Post that Lady Gaga was permanently banned from the New York Yankee’s clubhouse by the team’s brass after ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga banned from Yankee clubhouse over bra-revealing antics


June 21st, 2010 - 3:50 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 21 (ANI): Pop singer, Lady Gaga has been banned from Yankee Stadium's clubhouse after she visited the baseball team's headquarters following a loss to the New York Mets.According to ... Read more...

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Ted Koppel’s Son Andrew Koppel Dies Owing To Excessive Drinking


June 2nd, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Manhattan, June 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In an unfortunate development, Andrew Koppel, the son of popular TV Host Ted Koppel, has died owing to excessive boozing. He passed out on Monday ... Read more...

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Story of a Rawalpindi brewery that survived amid alcohol restrictions


April 28th, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 28 (ANI): Rawalpindi, recognised the world over for its army generals and fundamentalist mosques, is also home to Murree Brewery which has operated in the conservative Pakistani city since ... Read more...

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Drug overdose: Clean chit for music festival organisers


January 6th, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 6 (IANS) Though the possibility of drugs being sold at the world-famous Sunburn music festival here last month is still being investigated by police, state Home Minister Ravi Naik Wednesday ... Read more...

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Brit drinkers knock back double shots when at home


January 1st, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 1 (ANI): A survey has found that most people who drink at home end up pouring more than what they would get at a pub in a single measure.The government ... Read more...

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Chicago mobster Al Capone’s hideout up for grabs


September 20th, 2009 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 20 (ANI): Chicago mobster Al Capone's former hideout in northern Wisconsin, US, is set to be auctioned."The Hideout, Al Capone's Northwoods Retreat", spanning 407-acre, will see the opening at 2.6 ... Read more...

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Camp Pendleton Fire Not A Threat To San Clemente


September 4th, 2009 - 7:02 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez A day old fire that had broken out on the firing range at the Camp Pendleton does not pose any immediate threat to the San Clemente community. This has been ... Read more...

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Macallan 50th anniversary whiskey sells for record 11,750 pounds


August 7th, 2009 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Glasgow (England), Aug. 7 (ANI): McTear's Auctioneers in Glasgow have sold a Macallan 50th anniversary bottle of whiskey for a record 11,750 pounds, including a buyer's premium of 17.5 per cent.The whiskey ... Read more...

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Not advisable to drink whiskey: Pranab to Jaswant


July 27th, 2009 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Monday had a ready answer to the remarks by opposition leader Jaswant Singh last week that the income tax exemption in the ... Read more...

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