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Rs.70 crore liquor sold on Onam days


August 30th, 2012 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 30 (IANS) Kerala saw Rs.70 crore worth of liquor sales during the two Onam days Tuesday and Wednesday.An official from the excise department told IANS that sales on ... Read more...

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Goa to ban sale of alcohol in sachets: Parrikar


August 3rd, 2012 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Aug 3 (IANS) Fearing a bad influence on school students, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar Friday said that he would ban sale of liquor in cheap plastic sachets."I am aware ... Read more...

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Treat for wine lovers, Chilean way (With Images) (Lead, correcting spelling)


July 23rd, 2012 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) Chilean wine Valdivieso has entered the Indian market, and its distributor hopes to change the whisky-drinking nation's taste.Agnetta International, an India-based distributor of alcohol brands, ... Read more...

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Treat for wine lovers, Chilean way (With Images)


July 23rd, 2012 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) Chilean wine Valdiviesco has entered the Indian market, and its distributor hopes to change the whisky-drinking nation's taste.Agnetta International, an India-based distributor of alcohol brands, ... Read more...

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‘The Angels’ Share’ wins jury prize at Cannes


May 28th, 2012 - 6:36 am ICT by IANS
Cannes, May 28 (IANS) "The Angels' Share" directed by Britain's Ken Loach was awarded the jury prize at the closing ceremony of the 65th Cannes film festival, Xinhua reported.It is ... Read more...

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Madonna plans second perfume


April 18th, 2012 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 18 (IANS) Pop star Madonna is planning to launch a second perfume in the market by 2013, and hopes later to launch a men's perfume too.She ... Read more...

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John calls himself ‘item producer’


March 31st, 2012 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 31 (IANS) John Abraham has done a promotional video titled "Rum Whisky" for his first production venture "Vicky Donor", and describes himself as an "item producer"."I did ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga pays tribute to Tony Bennett


August 5th, 2011 - 7:07 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5 (IANS) Singer Lady Gaga paid tribute to Tony Bennett by singing "Happy Birthday" in a video message.The legendary "I Left my Heart in San Francisco" singer celebrated ... Read more...

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Hugh Jackman planning concerts in London


July 23rd, 2011 - 8:02 am ICT by IANS
London, July 23 (IANS) Actor Hugh Jackman is planning a series of "fun" Sunday night concerts in London.Jackman, who is currently working on the film version of musical "Les ... Read more...

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School bars pupils for whisky, sex in sandpit


July 20th, 2011 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) A well-known British school has been rocked by a sex and drink scandal involving 13-year-old students. A boy and girl have been expelled from the 30,000 ... Read more...

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Man held for supplying illicit liquor


May 6th, 2011 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) A 22-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly supplying illicit liquor in south Delhi, police said Friday.The accused has been identified as Dara Singh, 22."The ... Read more...

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Liquor sales in Kerala reach ‘dizzy heights’


April 16th, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, April 16 (IANS) Liquor sales in Kerala for the 2010-11 fiscal touched dizzy heights, reaching an all-time high of Rs.6,730.30 crore compared to Rs.5,539.85 crore in 2009-10, according to ... Read more...

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100-year-old whisky to benefit Antarctic Heritage Trust


April 5th, 2011 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Apr 5 (ANI): Crates of the world's oldest whisky and brandy found encased in ice in the Antartica after 100 years could turn into a financial windfall for the Christchurch-based Antarctic ... Read more...

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Libya rape claim woman now facing criminal charges


March 30th, 2011 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Mar 30 (ANI): A Libyan spokesman has said that the woman who had burst into a hotel full of foreign journalists to say that she was abducted and raped by militia ... Read more...

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Ashley Cole in secret relationship with Annie Cooper


March 26th, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 26 (ANI): Footballer Ashley Cole has been revealed to be in a month-long secret relationship with Swedish-born beauty Annie Cooper.Cole, 30, has been trying to keep his relationship with Cooper, ... Read more...

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Ashley Cole celebrates Chelsea win with two blondes


March 22nd, 2011 - 11:49 am ICT by ANI
London, March 22 (ANI): It looks like Ashley Cole is not quite ready to give up his single life.The Chelsea star, who reportedly told friends that he is trying to win back ... Read more...

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Paris Hilton desperate for royal invite


March 21st, 2011 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 21 (IANS) Socialite Paris Hilton is desperate to get an invite to the April 29 wedding of Prince Williams and Kate Middleton."Paris is a massive fan of ... Read more...

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21 drinks in no time, initiation for becoming true England rugby star!


March 19th, 2011 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 19 (ANI): England rugby star Chris Ashton has revealed that he was forced to undergo an initiation ceremony into the England team during which he had to sink 21 alcoholic ... Read more...

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Japanese scientists use red wine, sake to induce superconductivity


March 7th, 2011 - 11:01 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 7 (ANI): In a first, scientists from Japan have used alcoholic drinks such as red wine and sake to induce superconductivity.Scientists from the National Institute for Materials Science, Japan, found ... Read more...

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Lost WWI diary reveals horrors of battle


February 24th, 2011 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.24 (ANI): For the first time over 40 years, the horrors of the first World War have been revealed in the diary of British Army officer Edwin Vaughan.During August and September ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga wants non-glamorous life


February 22nd, 2011 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 22 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga insists she wants to live a "normal" life and has no interest in the "glamorous" Hollywood social gatherings."I actually made a choice to keep ... 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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10-yr-old girls addicted to vodka-laced alcopop WKD, reveals poll


February 20th, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 20 (ANI): Girls as young as 10 have named vodka-laced alcopop WKD their favourite drink in a UK poll.Stunned health workers had expected pupils to talk about cola and juices.But ... Read more...

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Campbell gives $7,800 tip to waitress


January 26th, 2011 - 3:34 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 26 (IANS) Supermodel Naomi Campbell reportedly gave away $7,893 as tip to a waitress after spending Sunday night drinking with actress Cameron Diaz.After having a meal together, both the ... Read more...

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Brit rapper Aggro Santos pursuing Ashley Cole’s new girlfriend


January 13th, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 13 (ANI): It seems footballer Ashley Cole has got a new love rival - his girlfriend Kayla Collins is being pursued by Brit rapper Aggro Santos.London lad Aggro has been ... Read more...

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Over 500 people arrested from Dubai roadsides


January 3rd, 2011 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Jan 3 (IANS/WAM) A total of 576 people, including street vendors, beggars and illegal car washers, have been arrested from public places in Dubai.The sweep against law-breakers in December 2010 by ... Read more...

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Eva Longoria -Tony Parker: Another Twist In Their Story!


November 23rd, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
However, this is not just the end of Tony Parker’s infidelity story. Now, a 19-year-old British model named Sophia Egeler has come out claiming that Parker tried to seduce her also ... Read more...

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Longoria’s hubby ’sent racy texts to Brit model’


November 22nd, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 22 (ANI): Eva Longoria's husband has been bombarding a British model with racy texts and photos of himself.According to the Sun, basketball ace Tony Parker, 28, even sent stunning Sophia ... Read more...

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United Spirits Q2 net profit up 7.18 percent


October 28th, 2010 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) United Spirits, the flagship company of the United Breweries Group, Thursday reported a 7.18 percent rise in net profit for the second quarter ended Sep 30 ... Read more...

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Brit pensioner who has smoked 292,000 ciggies celebrates 100th b’day


September 25th, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 25 (ANI): A British chain smoker has celebrated his 100th birthday, despite smoking nearly 300,000 cigarettes and sipping a glass of whisky a day.Old soldier Arthur Langran - who survived ... Read more...

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Enjoying life is the secret to world’s oldest twins’ longevity


September 24th, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 24 (ANI): A pair of French sisters, who are world's oldest twins, have revealed that the secret to their longevity is joie de vivre, or quite simply enjoying life.Raymonde ... Read more...

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Overweight British army chief orders new uniform


September 19th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 19 (IANS) Britain's new army chief has spent 1,000 pounds for his plus-size uniform to fit his bulky body weighing 127 kg. General Sir Peter Wall, 55, who took over as ... Read more...

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106 years old and still a virgin!


September 4th, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 4 (IANS) A 106-year-old woman in Britain is not only a virgin, she has never ever been kissed. Isa Blyth, who turned 106 Saturday, puts her longevity to being a ... Read more...

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Blair hit the bottle under pressure as British PM


September 1st, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 1 (IANS) Tony Blair hit the bottle to help him cope with the pressures of being British prime minister. He used to have "stiff whisky or a gin and ... Read more...

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Tony Blair used alcohol as ‘a prop’ to cope with pressures of life in No 10


September 1st, 2010 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 1 (ANI): Former British PM Tony Blair has admitted that he used alcohol as "a prop" to cope with the pressures of life in No 10.The bombshell revelation comes ... Read more...

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