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Pre-orders for Kareena-inspired ‘Heroine’ collection


September 21st, 2012 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Bollywood continues to inspire fashion among youngsters, and if you're one among those who fancies Kareena Kapoor's outfits from "Heroine", here's your chance to grab ... Read more...

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‘Barfi!’ mints Rs.58.6 crore in first week


September 21st, 2012 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) After registering a powerful box office collection in its opening weekend, Anurag Basu's "Barfi!" has continued a successful run in the country. The Ranbir Kapoor-starrer ... Read more...

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‘The Expendables 2′ makes Rs.10.94 crore in opening weekend


August 27th, 2012 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) "The Expendables 2" served as a feast for Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarzenegger fans in India, and received a favourable response for its distributor ... Read more...

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I’m sad if a good film flops: Tusshar Kapoor


July 21st, 2012 - 9:22 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 21 (IANS) When a bad film doesn't work, it doesn't upset Tusshar Kapoor. But when a genuinely good film fails to get the right response at the ... Read more...

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Mohit not worried about matching music of ‘Aashiqui’ (Movie Snippets)


July 18th, 2012 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 18 (IANS) Director Mohit Suri, whose is directing "Aashiqui 2", says he is not under pressure to match the epic music of the 1990 musical hit "Aashiqui"."Honestly, ... Read more...

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‘The Amazing Spider-Man’ poorly executed reboot (IANS Movie Review)


June 30th, 2012 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "The Amazing Spider-Man"; Actors: Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Rhys Ifans; Director: Marc Webb; Rating: **1/2A desperate battle for survival. How else does one describe "The Amazing Spider-Man", the reboot of ... Read more...

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Wikipedia entries full of factual errors, says researcher


April 18th, 2012 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 18 (IANS) Sixty percent of Wikipedia articles about companies contain factual errors, according to a new research, which warned people not to rely on the website for accurate ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Bloggers: Latest brand ambassadors to sell products


April 17th, 2012 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) A friend asks you to try a product she vouches for. Chances are you will go ahead and buy it the next time you ... Read more...

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Vidya’s ‘Kahaani’ enters third week, still going strong


March 24th, 2012 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) Vidya Balan's "Kahaani" seems to have a struck a chord with the audiences in a big way as the gripping thriller has entered its ... Read more...

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Distribution system is ruined in Bollywood: Documentary filmmaker (With Images)


March 17th, 2012 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) Well-known documentary filmmaker Ashvin Kumar, who had to wait for four years to release his first feature film "The Forest", says the unsystematic distribution system ... Read more...

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‘Paan Singh Tomar’ set for Gulf release on popular demand


March 12th, 2012 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) After doing successful business at the home box office, "Paan Singh Tomar" is set for screening in the Gulf region Thursday and that too on ... Read more...

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‘Paan Singh Tomar’ earns Rs.4.25 crore over weekend


March 5th, 2012 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) Filmmaker Tigmanshu Dhulia's biopic "Paan Singh Tomar", which has been receiving rave reviews from all quarters, has had a decent start in its opening weekend ... Read more...

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Bal Thackeray’s birthday passes as a low-key affair


January 23rd, 2012 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 23 (IANS) Shiv Sena patriarch Bal Thackeray's 86th birthday Monday was a low-key affair due to the code of conduct in place ahead of the Mumbai civic ... Read more...

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‘Don 2′ rings in over Rs.48 crore on opening weekend


December 26th, 2011 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) Shah Rukh Khan's much talked about action thriller "Don 2: The King Is Back" has opened to encouraging reviews and cheerful opening weekend collection ... Read more...

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‘The Dirty Picture’ not one day wonder, cash registers ringing


December 4th, 2011 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 4 (IANS) Vidya Balan's no-holds-barred performance in "The Dirty Picture" has received an overwhelming response and has managed to gross Rs.20.32 crore at the domestic box office ... Read more...

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The charms of India’s black magic capital


December 3rd, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mayong (Assam), Dec 3 (IANS) Imagine a tiger lazily walking behind you like a pet dog or a man bleating like a sheep instead of talking. Hard to believe, but ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Tintin’ earns Rs.7.35 crore, highest Spielberg grosser in India


November 14th, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) Animation movie "The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of The Unicorn" has earned about Rs.7.35 crore over three days, making it the highest opening ... Read more...

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Most Chinese feel Internet a major source of rumours


September 9th, 2011 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 9 (IANS) Most people believe that Internet is China's most significant source of rumours, a survey has shown.The online survey was conducted by the China Youth Daily newspaper.Nearly ... Read more...

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Films don’t work because of trends: Parvin Dabbas


August 17th, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) Boy bonding is in and bromance is the new buzzword with films like "Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara", "Delhi Belly" and "Pyaar Ka Punchnama" making ... Read more...

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Second book in Shiva trilogy promises many revelations (Lead)(With Images)


August 11th, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 11 (IANS) He used to be an atheist, but author Amish Tripathi says none other than Lord Shiva blessed him with the bestseller, "The Immortals of Meluha", which ... Read more...

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Second book in Shiva trilogy makes many revelations: Author


August 11th, 2011 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 11 (IANS) He calls himself an atheist, but author Amish Tripathi says he was blessed with the bestseller, "The Immortals of Meluha", by none other than Lord Shiva. ... Read more...

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‘Zindagi Na..’ breaks even, makes Rs.59 crore


July 18th, 2011 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Director Zoya Akhtar's "Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara" has broken even, making Rs.28.60 crore in the opening weekend and Rs.31 crore through satellite and music ... Read more...

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Youngistaan laps up ‘Delhi Belly’, ‘Bbuddah…’ enthralls families


July 4th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) Aamir Khan may have given an "adults only" warning before "Delhi Belly" released, but that hasn't stopped a majority of youngsters from queuing up ... Read more...

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‘Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara’ trailer to be launched online


May 10th, 2011 - 1:40 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 10 (IANS) Excel Productions is to launch the trailer of its forthcoming film "Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara" online instead of theatres to help its target audience ... Read more...

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YouTube to diversify into movie rentals


April 27th, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Apr 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Competition to Netflix, choice to consumers! Google’s video arm, Youtube is gearing up to offer a movie rental service very soon much to the dismay of ... Read more...

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Social media ‘can help stressed-out, overworked mothers’


March 27th, 2011 - 3:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 27 (ANI): Social media can help stressed-out and overworked mothers, says an expert.Today's moms know that time is their most precious commodity. School, homework, activities, dinner and bedtime ... Read more...

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Now, foreign secretary Rao on Twitter


February 11th, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao Friday opened her Twitter account, becoming the first senior Indian bureaucrat to do so.Her first post went out from her account (www.twitter.com/forsecnrao) at ... Read more...

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Censor spoilt prospects of ‘Dil Toh Baccha Hai Ji’


February 2nd, 2011 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Feb 2 (IANS) The censor board is being held responsible for the poor opening response to "Dil Toh Baccha Hai Ji" (DTBHJ), which got an A-certificate and kept ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Facebook To Permit The Advertisers To Republish The Users’ Posts


January 27th, 2011 - 9:00 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 27, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): Facebook’s consumers, who sign on to a store or click the `like'’ button for a brand name, may soon discover that those acts have been ... Read more...

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Facebook Posts To Be Republished To The Friends Of The Users


January 27th, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) From now onwards the users of Facebook who click the Like button for a company or service or check in a store will see their actions ... Read more...

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Facebook to let advertisers republish user’s posts


January 27th, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Facebook users will now be able to see commercials that their friends like.The website has announced that as part of the “Sponsored Story”, users will see ... Read more...

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Now follow a Moharram ‘majlis’ on your cell


December 14th, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 14 (IANS) Members of the Shia community can now follow a 'Majlis' addressed by leading clerics during the month of Moharram on their mobile phone within half an hour of ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

The Voyage Of Dawn Treader: The Travel Adventure Entice Overseas Audience


December 13th, 2010 - 10:50 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
However, the third ‘Chronicles of Narnia’ was able to entice more audience overseas compared to The Tourist. The Dawn Treader taken up by 20th Century Fox after Disney abandoned the project ... Read more...

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The Best Stocks To Buy In 2010


December 6th, 2010 - 9:09 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Considering that the economy is finally showing signs of recovery, it looks like the stock market might again be a place for investment. While the experts ... Read more...

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Tips To Find A Good Bank


December 3rd, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Considering the present state of the economy, a bank deposit or a new account might not be appealing to most people across the country today. In ... Read more...

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