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Ganguly ’surprised’ at Yuvraj’s recall


August 10th, 2012 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, August 10 (IANS) Former India captain Sourav Ganguly Friday expressed surprise over the recall of stylish batsman Yuvraj Singh to the India squad for the upcoming World T20 championship ... Read more...

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Snoop Dogg abuses Kim Kardashian


January 29th, 2012 - 3:36 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 29 (IANS) Rapper Snoop Dogg has branded Kim Kardashian a "cold-blooded b**ch" in an online video, released under his alter-ego Nemo.In the video, the rapper has addressed the ... Read more...

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Homai Vyarawalla: My interaction with the grand old lady (First Person)


January 15th, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
I remember when I first met Homai Vyarawalla. She sat in front of us calm and collected. For me, she was an awe-inspiring figure, a myth that I suddenly realised to ... Read more...

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My relationship with Pranabda between summer and autumn: Mamata


December 15th, 2011 - 1:41 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 15 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Wednesday described her relationship with senior Congress leader and union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee as "somewhere between summer and ... Read more...

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Ricky Gervais offers Oscar script advice to Anne Hathaway & James Franco


February 25th, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) British comedian Ricky Gervais has some words of advice for the hosts of this weekend’s Oscars.Anne Hathaway and James Franco would be hosting the event on ... Read more...

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MP Nadhim Zahawi’s musical tie hits the wrong note


January 20th, 2011 - 9:24 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It might not be such a good idea to wear musical ties around especially when you are going to the parliament.A member of parliament for Tory, Nadhim ... Read more...

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“Determined to play for Pak even if it’s purely as a batsman”, says keeper Akmal


November 30th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 30 (ANI): Pakistan wicketkeeper-batsman Kamran Akmal, who found himself out of favour during the recently concluded home series against South Africa, has said that he is "more determined than ever" ... Read more...

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Kamran willing to drop gloves to be in Pakistan side


November 30th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Nov 30 (IANS) Pakistan's discarded wicketkeeper Kamran Akmal is desperate to return to international cricket and is even willing to play for the national team as a specialist batsman.Kamran, who has ... Read more...

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Robert Downey Jr on how he would advice pal Charlie Sheen


November 3rd, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 03 (ANI): 'Iron Man' star Robert Downey Jr has opened up about his relationship with actor Charlie Sheen, and also revealed what he would say to his troubled pal.Downey ... Read more...

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Folk singer gets John Lennon letter after four decades


August 16th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 16 (ANI): A little-known folk singer, who once complained that success was threatening to ruin his career, has received a letter of reassurance by John Lennon nearly four decades after ... Read more...

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Myleene Klass left ‘aghast’ after cops blast her for waving knife at burglars


January 11th, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 11 (ANI): Brit actress/singer Myleene Klass is said to have been left stunned after she received a telling-off from cops for waving a knife at burglars outside her home.Klass, 31, ... Read more...

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Warne’s “be patient” words of advice revived my career: Hauritz


December 31st, 2009 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec.31 (ANI): Australian off-spinner Nathan Hauritz, who broke the back of the Pakistani batting line-up by grabbing five wickets in the second innings at the MCG, has thanked former legend leg-spinner ... Read more...

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Sarfaraz does a Tendulkar, wants to fulfill father’s dream


November 5th, 2009 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 5 (IANS) Two decades ago Sachin Tendulkar used the Mumbai schools tournament to announce he was good enough to play for India, and now 12-year-old Sarfaraz Khan has emulated ... Read more...

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Elton John regrets not having sex until 23


October 19th, 2009 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 19 (ANI): Renowned British singer Elton John regrets that he waited for 23 years of his life to lose his virginity."I made the mistake of not having sex until I ... Read more...

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Kevin Bacon gives pointers to Chace Crawford for Footloose role


June 5th, 2009 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 5 (ANI): Footloose actor Kevin Bacon has apparently handed out a few pointers to Chace Crawford, who is looking to recreate the former's dancing magic in a remake of the ... Read more...

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Jade Goody’s mum ’sparks airport terror alert with gun joke’


April 28th, 2009 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 28 (ANI): Jade Goody's mum Jackiey Budden's joke about having a gun while boarding a flight reportedly fell short with the authorities and stirred an airport terror alert.The 51-year-old ... Read more...

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Indian origin doc in UK smacked bottoms and asked women about sex


March 19th, 2009 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 19 (ANI): A British doctor of Indian origin has been charged for allegedly giving unnecessary intimate examinations, smacking patients on the bottom and questioning them about their favourite sexual ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Scarlett Johansson is pals ”agony aunt”


January 29th, 2009 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 29 (ANI): Hollywood actress Scarlett Johansson plays ''agony aunt'' to her friends because she always gives an honest opinion when it comes to relationships.The Lost in Translation star is ... Read more...

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Freida Pintos Hollywood mentors- Kate Winslet and Angelina Jolie


January 29th, 2009 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 29 (ANI): Guess whos guiding Slumdog Millionaire star Freida Pinto in her maiden Academy Awards experience? Not able to come up with an answer, well then here it is: ... Read more...

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Bagpipe busker arrested in England for annoying shoppers


December 22nd, 2008 - 6:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 22 (ANI): An English busker was arrested just because his bagpipes were a "distressing" to shoppers.The police seized Shaun Cartwrights bagpipes telling him that his piping disturbed members of ... Read more...

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Former homeless man says Colin Farrell saved his life (lead-Colin Farrell)


September 2nd, 2008 - 7:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 2 (ANI): Irish actor Colin Farrell will always be remembered by a former homeless man in Canada as the person who saved his life with a shopping spree and ... Read more...

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Former homeless man says Colin Farrell saved his life (Corrected)


September 2nd, 2008 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 2 (ANI): Irish actor Colin Farrell will always be remembered by a former homeless man in Canada as the person who saved his life with a shopping spree and ... Read more...

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Former homeless man says Colin Farrell saved his life


September 1st, 2008 - 7:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 1 (ANI): Irish actor Colin Farrell will always be remembered by a former homeless man in Canada as the person who saved his life with a shopping spree and ... Read more...

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