women in the world

Number of women in Cuban government posts increasing


August 24th, 2012 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
Havana, Aug 24 (IANS/EFE) The number of women serving in government posts increased in the past two years in Cuba, where females now hold around 45 percent of the seats ... Read more...

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Mila Kunis doesn’t find herself attractive


June 14th, 2012 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 14 (IANS) Actress Mila Kunis thinks it is her sense of humour that makes men interested in her and not her looks."I appreciate the attention, but I ... Read more...

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Women achievers spotlight Haryana’s irony (Haryana Newsletter)


May 11th, 2012 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 11 (IANS) When Shena Aggarwal from the small town of Yamunanagar in Haryana topped the most sought after all-India civil services examination last week, her feat put women ... Read more...

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Swimsuit model held for heading global drug ring


March 18th, 2012 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 18 (IANS) A swimsuit model, who was once voted one of FHM magazine's "sexiest women in the world", has been arrested in Australia on charges of heading an ... Read more...

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Senior Kerala cop suspended for filing case against women devotees


March 12th, 2012 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, March 12 (IANS) A senior Kerala police officer was suspended Monday for filing a case against more than 11,000 women for squatting on the road and cooking as part ... Read more...

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Single largest gathering of women at Kerala festival


March 7th, 2012 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, March 7 (IANS) It's been an all-women's affair in this Kerala capital since the wee hours of Wednesday for the "Attukal Pongala" festival when boiled rice in earthern pots ... Read more...

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Reese Witherspoon changed her dress 6 times before meeting Kate Middleton


February 20th, 2012 - 11:32 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Feb 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actress Reese Witherspoon has sent out an unusual request to Kate Middleton. The 35-year-old was on Ellen DeGeneres show where she talked about her admiration and respect ... Read more...

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Beyonce voted most stylish mother-to-be


December 2nd, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 2 (IANS) Singer Beyonce Knowles, who is expecting her first child with husband Jay-Z, has been voted the world's most stylish mother-to-be.The 30-year-old topped a fashion poll ... Read more...

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Goa fails to bite IFFI’s soccer bite


November 29th, 2011 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 29 (IANS) The 42nd edition of IFFI's much touted soccer film package has turned out to be a damp squib with virtually no audiences turning up for the ... Read more...

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A football package at Goa festival


November 27th, 2011 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 27 (IANS) If Edson Arantes do Nascimento, better known as Pele, was the 'black diamond' of football, legendary Brazilian scribe Mario Rodrigues Filho was the one who honed ... Read more...

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I was an Ugly Betty: Huntington-Whiteley


November 24th, 2011 - 8:33 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 24 (IANS) Model-actress Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, who is considered as one of the sexiest women in the world, has revealed she was an "Ugly Betty" as a teenager.The 24-year-old ... Read more...

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IFFI organisers use football to warm up Goans to films


November 11th, 2011 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 11 (IANS) The organisers of the 42nd International Film Festival of India are using soccer as bait to hook Goans onto films.The IFFI, staring Nov 23 here, will ... Read more...

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Spielberg had gotten Megan Fox fired from Transformers movie


June 20th, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Hollywood, June 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It has emerged that movie director Steven Spielberg was the one who demanded that Megan Fox should be fired from the latest Transformers movie. Initial reports said ... Read more...

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Beyonce’s ‘Run the world’ video released


May 20th, 2011 - 2:16 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, May 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After the initial delay, Beyonce has finally released the video of the song “Run The World(Girls).” Beyonce initially announced that the video will be released last ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Frieda drinks vegetable juice to keep her skin glowing


April 6th, 2011 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 6 (IANS) "Slumdog Millionaire" actress Freida Pinto, who is the face of L'Oreal, says she drinks a lot of vegetable juice to keep her skin beautiful."I make ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

On Women’s Day, MPs pitch for women’s reservation


March 8th, 2011 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) Lawmakers - men and women, ruling and opposition - on International Women's Day Tuesday pitched strongly for one-third representation for women in parliament and ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Moss has to show passport to enter London Fashion Week No 10 reception


February 22nd, 2011 - 3:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 22 (ANI): Kate Moss might be one of the most recognisable women in the world, but she apparently had to show her passport to gain entry at the London Fashion ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Cathy Freeman’s first-time pregnancy triggers type-2 diabetes


February 7th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 7 (ANI): Olympic gold medallist Cathy Freeman is pregnant with her first child but her pregnancy has triggered type 2 diabetes for the sports star.'I am so totally lost in ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Oprah Winfrey Discloses About Her Half-Sister Patricia


January 25th, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Oprah Winfrey, one of the richest women in the world, still remains a mystery lady for many for her personal relationships and family background. In fact, the 56-year old billionaire ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Never found anybody to spend my life with, says Condoleezza Rice


January 21st, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 21 (IANS) "I just never found anybody that I was going to spend my life with," said former US secretary of state Condoleezza Rice, who was once considered one of ... Read more...

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Ash replaced by Freida Pinto as Indian face of L’Oreal


January 9th, 2011 - 11:40 am ICT by ANI
London, Jan 9 (ANI): Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, famed as one of the most attractive women in the world, has been permanently replaced by 'Slumdog Millionaire' star Freida Pinto as the Indian ... Read more...

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Megan Fox To Model For Giorgio Armani’s Mascara


December 24th, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Hollywood actress and model Megan Fox who has been associated with fashion designer Giorgio Armani’s fashion label for quite some time now has been declared the new face of the ... Read more...

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Actress Alex Stebbins Claims Lady Gaga Stole Her Boyfriend Luc Carl


November 9th, 2010 - 8:34 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) American actress Alex Stebbins has described Lady Gaga as the most powerful women in the world due to which she did not even bother fighting for ... Read more...

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‘Lady Gaga stole my man’ claims Luc Carl’s ex


November 9th, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 9 (ANI): An American actress has accused Lady Gaga of stealing her ex-boyfriend Luc Carl.Alex Stebbins claimed she didn't stand a chance of keeping hold of her boyfriend of a ... Read more...

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American Eunice Sanborn Named Oldest Woman Across The World


November 5th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) American Eunice Sanborn has become the oldest women all across the world after Eugenie Blanchard, who was known to hold the record till now passed away ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Kelly Brook Likely To Do “Mission Impossible 4”


October 26th, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 26, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): British model and actress Kelly Brook may soon be seen sharing screen space with Hollywood heartthrob Tom Cruise. If all goes well, the Londoner will be ... Read more...

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Heidi Klum ‘amazed’ to be on Forbes’ power list


October 14th, 2010 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 13 (IANS) Supermodel Heidi Klum says she is "amazed" to be included in the Forbes Power Women list.Klum was ranked at number 39 on Forbes magazine's annual list ... Read more...

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11 of the world’s top 20 wealthiest self-made women are Chinese


October 13th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 13 (ANI): Zhang Yin, head of a Chinese recycled paper company, is the wealthiest self-made female entrepreneur in the world.According to the Hurun List of Self-Made Women Billionaires ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Lady Gaga and Beyonce In Top Ten Of Forbes’ “Most Powerful Women In The …”


October 9th, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 9, 2010  (Sampurn Wire): The list for the Forbes' "Most Powerful Women In The World" for the year 2010 is out and coveting some of the topmost positions are a ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga is on the Forbes powerful women’s list


October 7th, 2010 - 11:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Pop singer and icon Lady Gaga has it made to the list of the most powerful women in the world. The singer is the youngest woman on this year’s list ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama ‘world’s most powerful woman’


October 7th, 2010 - 11:48 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 7 (ANI): America's First Lady Michelle Obama has topped Forbes magazine's list of the 100 most powerful women in the world.Second on the list is Irene Rosenfeld, the chief ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Catherine Walker, Fashion Designer to the Princess Diana Dies at 65


September 27th, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Catherine Walker, the fashion designer who is well known for her designs which she created for some of the most glamorous women in the world, has ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Zac Efron is crazy about Tyra Banks


September 15th, 2010 - 10:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 15, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The "High School Musical' superstar Zac Efron was obsessed with Tyra Banks as a teenager. The handsome actor said that at one point of time he ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

More than 230,000 centenarians missing in Japan


September 11th, 2010 - 12:34 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Japanese government have lost track of more than 230,000 people that are listed as 100 years old or above. It is believed that most of them are ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Sonia Gandhi lifted Congress from depths of defeat to glory


September 3rd, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
By George Joseph and T.G. Biju New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) A reluctant entrant to politics often dubbed a "foreigner", Sonia Gandhi fought against great odds to emerge as India's tallest ... Read more...

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