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Emma Watson walks pink pooch


June 26th, 2012 - 3:50 am ICT by IANS
London, June 26 (IANS) "Harry Potter" actress Emma Watson ended up being a head turner while walking a pink-coloured dog here.The actress, who played a wizard in the popular series, ... Read more...

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Kasparov trying since 2011 to get me to retire: Anand


June 3rd, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 1 (IANS) India's chess legend Viswanathan Anand has hit out at his former bitter rival Gary Kasparov, saying the Russian wizard has been trying since 2011 to get ... Read more...

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nivio secures $21 million funding


February 10th, 2012 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 10 (IANS) Cloud computing start-up nivio has secured $21 million funding from the Videocon Group and AEC Partners, a US-based private equity firm with specialised holdings in ... Read more...

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Warne backs Wade as Haddin’s successor


January 18th, 2012 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 18 (IANS) Australian spin-wizard Shane Warne says back-up wicketkeeper Matthew Wade should step in if Brad Haddin fails to find form in the fourth and the final Test ... Read more...

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Russia’s election chief declines to resign


January 6th, 2012 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The head of Russia's Central Election Commission (CEC), Vladimir Churov has said he will not resign despite demands by many critics following claims of rigged ... Read more...

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Warne sees Clarke as one of finest Australian captains


January 6th, 2012 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 6 (IANS) Spin wizard Shane Warne backed his former teammate Michael Clarke to emerge as one of the finest Australian Test captains.Warne was proud of his close mate, ... Read more...

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Robert de Niro to star as Bernie Madoff in a new movie


November 8th, 2011 - 10:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Nov 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Hollywood legend Robert de Niro will play the role of Bernie Madoff in a new HBO movie. The studio confirmed on Monday that they are making ... 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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Michelle Williams bags role in ‘Oz: The Great And Powerful’


May 19th, 2011 - 3:58 am ICT by IANS
London, May 19 (IANS) Actress Michelle Williams has signed up to star as Glinda, the good witch, in Sam Raimi's "Oz: The Great and Powerful".Williams will star alongside actor ... Read more...

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De Niro to play Bernie Madoff in TV biopic


May 17th, 2011 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, May 17 (IANS) Actor Robert De Niro has been roped in to play jailed conman Bernie Madoff in new TV biopic.The movie is based on New York Times ... Read more...

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Cricket Victoria trying to rope in Warne to promote Big Bash


May 16th, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, May 16 (IANS) Cricket Victoria are trying to rope in Australian spin wizard Shane Warne as the brand ambassador for the two Victoria-based teams of the Twenty20 Big Bash ... Read more...

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Siddons unhappy with Muralitharan’s signing before his appointment


May 14th, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, May 14 (IANS) Australian Jamie Siddons, tipped to take over as Wellington coach, is not excited at the prospect of Sri Lakan spin wizard Muttiah Muralitharan joining Wellington Firebirds ... Read more...

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Muralitharan to play for Wellington next season


May 13th, 2011 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, May 13 (IANS) Legendary Sri Lankan spin wizard Muttiah Muralitharan will play for Wellington in the next season of New Zealand's domestic Twenty20 cricket competition.Muralitharan is the highest wicket-taker ... Read more...

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Big bums are women’s biggest fear


April 19th, 2011 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 19 (ANI): Guess what's women's greatest fears? Their big bottoms!But then why do women often ask this question - does my bum look big in this?According to a new study, ... Read more...

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Pune Warriors beat Kochi Tuskers by 4 wickets in IPL


April 14th, 2011 - 1:23 am ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Apr 13 (ANI): Yuvraj Singh-led Pune Warriors beat Kochi Tuskers by four wickets in their IPL match at the D.Y. Patil stadium in Mumbai on Wednesday.Chasing a target of 148 ... Read more...

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Muralitharan takes blame for India’s dominating win over Sri Lanka


April 4th, 2011 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 4 (ANI): The highest wicket taker in one-day internationals and Tests, Muttiah Muralitharan, has blamed himself for India's dominating win over Sri Lanka in last Saturday's World Cup final ... Read more...

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Warne predicts India will win World Cup


April 2nd, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Australian spin wizard Shane Warne Saturday predicted an Indian win in the World Cup final against Sri Lanka at the Wankhede Stadium.Warne, who is here ... Read more...

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Radcliffe keen to play character from Shakespear’s book


March 23rd, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 23 (IANS) After successfully playing a wizard in the popular "Harry Potter" film series, young British actor Daniel Radcliffe is keen to do a role based out of ... Read more...

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Titles for new Hobbit’ movies get thumbs up from fans


March 9th, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, March 9 (ANI): The prospective titles of the two new 'Hobbit' movies have been announced, according to web reports.Fan site TheOneRing.net reports that New Line Cinema has registered two titles for ... Read more...

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Harry Potter movie studio tour to open in 2012


March 5th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 5 (ANI): Harry Potter fans will see first hand the sets, costumes and props used in the movie when a new tour opens next year.The Making of Harry Potter will ... Read more...

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Charlotte Church breaks into karaoke at gay bar


March 4th, 2011 - 7:05 am ICT by IANS
London, March 4 (IANS) Singer Charlotte Church left drinkers at a gay bar stunned when she kicked off her shoes and got onto the stage to karaoke.The 25-year-old headed to ... Read more...

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Emma Watson suffers ‘peek-a-boob’ wardrobe malfunction at pre-Baftas party!


February 14th, 2011 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 14 (ANI): 'Harry Potter' star Emma Watson suffered a wardrobe malfunction while going to a pre-Baftas party on Sunday night. Watson was wearing a short navy blue silk dress with plunging ... Read more...

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England middle-order bat Morgan has a fractured finger


February 6th, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.6 (ANI): England middle-order batsman Eoin Morgan's World Cup spot is in doubt after he broke a finger.The one-day wizard has been ruled out of Sunday's final ODI with Australia and ... Read more...

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Harry Potter star Rupert Grint planning to get a makeover


January 27th, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 27 (ANI): 'Harry Potter' star Actor Rupert Grint is planning to completely change his image to mark the end of the wizard franchise.The stars of the movie wrapped filming on ... Read more...

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McKellen considered quitting ‘The Hobbit’


January 14th, 2011 - 8:50 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 14 (IANS) Sir Ian McKellen considered turning down his part in "The Hobbit" after beginning to question whether he wanted to make such a huge movie commitment at the age ... Read more...

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Salma Hayek to bring hit musical ‘Wicked’ to the small screen


January 11th, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 11 (ANI): Salma Hayek is all set to bring the hit musical 'Wicked' to the small screen in the form of a new mini series.The massively popular Wizard Of Oz ... Read more...

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“Afridi is once again taking his bowling for granted”: Abdul Qadir


December 25th, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 25 (ANI): Former Pakistan spin wizard and chief selector Abdul Qadir has criticised One-day International captain Shahid Afridi for taking his bowling for "granted".Afridi's bowling was suffering a lean patch ... Read more...

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Rashard Lewis And Gilbert Arenas Swap Their Teams


December 19th, 2010 - 8:05 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Player swapping has never been a stranger in the world of NBA. Now, it was time for Rashard Lewis to leave Orlando Magic and head towards ... Read more...

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Daniel Radcliffe: No More Potter Movie Without J K Rowling Book


November 30th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
In the last movie, Daniel has acted so well that the writer has decided not to write any Harry Potter story because he has given his best in it. On the ... Read more...

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Will Sir Ian Mckellen be seen in ‘The Hobbit’?


November 29th, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 29 (ANI): Sir Ian Mckellen may appear in 'The Hobbit' following an update of his professional website.The star has updated his personal website implying he has joined 'The Hobbit'.The British ... Read more...

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Watson fears ‘money might drive away potential boyfriends’


November 28th, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 28 (ANI): Emma Watson fears her multi-million dollar fortune will deter her love life, as she believes money can 'complicate relationships'.The British actress has amassed an estimated 33 million dollars ... Read more...

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Is Daniel Radcliffe Suffering From Identity Crisis?


November 25th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
But, do you know that Daniel himself thinks that he is ‘Harry Potter, the wizard’? During a recent interview, the actor said funnily that he is a wizard playing the role ... Read more...

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Daniel Radcliffe a real wizard?


November 25th, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 25 (ANI): After playing Harry Potter for nearly ten years, it looks like Daniel Radcliffe is having trouble coming out of his character.In his latest interview, Radcliff claimed he's really ... Read more...

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Emma Watson Has Wizard Mentors In Real Life!


November 23rd, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Yes! Emma has her love gurus in Daniel and Grint who are pretty protective about her and lend her healthy tips on how to date and pick up the right guys.Emma ... Read more...

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Deathly Hallows Or Beaking Dawn: Which Film Will Set A Box Office Record?


November 23rd, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Since 2008, when the first 'Twilight' movie hit the big screen, it has been giving a tough competition to the 'Harry Potter' films. It can be termed as a war of ... Read more...

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