Boat Breaks Speed Record in San Francisco

September 6th, 2012 - 7:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
San Francisco, Sep 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The highly advanced multihull sailboat DCNS hydroptere amazingly sets the record for the fastest time over a one nautical mile distance on the afternoon of Friday ... Read more...

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Russia’s richest tycoon names $100 mn Yacht after mother

June 1st, 2012 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 1 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's richest businessmen Alisher Usmanov has named his new $100-million yacht after his mother, a daily reported.The 66-metre ship which was named Dilbar after ... Read more...

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1,000 yachts raided in Italy to nab tax cheats

April 4th, 2012 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, April 4 (IANS/AKI) Italy's war on tax cheats moved to the sea where police ran checks on the owners of almost 1,000 yachts docked or sailing off of the ... Read more...

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China’s rich spend $7 bn during spring holidays

February 2nd, 2012 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 2 (IANS) Wealthy Chinese have spent $7.2 billion during their spring holidays abroad this year, a study has said.The figure was 28.6 percent up year-on-year, the Shanghai Daily ... Read more...

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Gaga’s former assistant sues her tour company

December 27th, 2011 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 27 (IANS) Lady Gaga's former assistant Jennifer O'Neill is suing the pop star's touring company over allegations of unpaid dues.O'Neill was employed as Gaga's aide for 13 months ... Read more...

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Kate Moss to sign pre-nup?

June 16th, 2011 - 3:58 am ICT by IANS
London, June 16 (IANS) Supermodel Kate Moss is reportedly planning to sign a pre-nup before she ties the knot with rocker Jamie Hince to protect her 48 million pounds fortune."Kate ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods puts his yacht on sale for $25 million

April 1st, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
New York, April 1 (IANS) Tiger Woods' former wife has returned him his wedding gift of 155-foot yacht 'Privacy' and the troubled golfer has put it on sale for ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods’ ‘Privacy’ on sale for $25m

March 31st, 2011 - 11:40 am ICT by ANI
New York, March 31 (ANI): If reports are to be believed then Tiger Woods' 155-foot mega yacht 'Privacy' is on sale for 25 million dollars.The golfer reportedly paid 20 million dollars ... Read more...

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Now, keep your business ‘afloat’ with the H2Office!

November 27th, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 27 (ANI): Now there's a fresh, innovative approach to long and boring meetings at work - the H2Office - that allows entrepreneurs and creatives alike to meet in a serene ... Read more...

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Hrithik In Maldives Beach!

November 8th, 2010 - 12:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 8, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Gone are the days when Bollywood heroes would get away with pot bellies, nowadays, if you want to become a superstar you need to have a ... Read more...

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Fairytale romance: Fisherman weds billionaire’s daughter

August 19th, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 19 (IANS) From a battered 80-year-old boat to a swanky yacht, life has come a long way for humble British fisherman Guy Barnett who married the daughter of multi-billionaire's daughter ... Read more...

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Australian teen Jessica Watson completes round-the-world sail

May 15th, 2010 - 3:57 pm ICT by BNO News
SYDNEY (BNO NEWS) -- Australian teen sailor Jessica Watson was welcomed by thousands of people as she crossed the finish line of her round-the-world journey on Saturday.Watson, who is 16 years old, ... Read more...

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Nicolas Cage sued again, this time for $36.7m

December 25th, 2009 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 25 (ANI): Nicolas Cage has been sued by a real estate company over failing to repay more than 5 million dollars in loans.Cage, 45, has said that he's facing financial ... Read more...

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Cage faces another $36.7 million lawsuit

December 25th, 2009 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 25 (IANS) First his partner sued him and now Hollywood star Nicolas Cage is facing another multi-million dollar lawsuit filed by a real estate company. The 45-year-old, who says he ... Read more...

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Ntini says he and Becks discussed underpants during a shared hotel room chat

December 15th, 2009 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town (S. Africa), Dec. 15 (ANI): What does the most famous sportsman in South Africa talk about when he meets the most famous sportsman from Britain -- fast cars, fast ... Read more...

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Latest must-have accessory for billionaires: Personal genome sequence!

November 15th, 2009 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 15 (ANI): Move over hotels, islands and yachts - some of the world's wealthiest people are nowadays forking over 70,000 dollars each for a computer drive containing their personal genome ... Read more...

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Nicolas Cage spent $276,000 on dinosaur skull!

November 11th, 2009 - 1:17 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 10 (IANS) Hollywood actor Nicolas Cage once spent $276,000 on a prehistoric dinosaur skull. The 45-year-old outbid "Titanic" actor Leonardo DiCaprio for a $276,000 skull claimed to be from a ... Read more...

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Tom Cruise joins pal James Packer on cruise says report

July 9th, 2009 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jul 9 (ANI): American actor Tom Cruise is rumoured to have joined his pal James Packer on a cruise after he left Melbourne on July 7.As the actor's wife actress ... Read more...

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Madoff gets 150 years for US’s biggest financial fraud (Lead)

June 30th, 2009 - 12:43 am ICT by IANS
New York, June 29 (DPA) Bernard Madoff, the mastermind of biggest financial fraud in American history, was sentenced Monday to 150 years in prison, the maximum sentence possible, New York Judge ... Read more...

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Age gap may have led to Billy Joel-Katie Lee split

June 19th, 2009 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 19 (ANI): It looks like the major reason behind singer Billy Joel's separation with his third wife Katie Lee was their age difference.Sources say that Joel, 60, was just ... Read more...

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Coming soon, a perfume that smells like cricket ground

June 7th, 2009 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 7 (ANI): Move over floral, musky smells. Perfume makers have now captured scents from cricket grounds, including the changing rooms, cricket bats and kit, as well as from the cabins ... Read more...

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Chelseas billonaire owner Abramovich to buy 60 million pound Caribbean estate

March 13th, 2009 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.13 (ANI): He may have been affected by the global meltdown, but billionaire owner of the Chelsea Football Club, Roman Abramovich, has decided to fork out an astonishing 60 million ... Read more...

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Nicole Kidman neighbors livid over her left behind yacht

December 23rd, 2008 - 3:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 23 (ANI): Hollywood actress Nicole Kidman has left her former neighbors in Australia fuming as her 4.5 million dollar yacht is still lying in the property.The Australia actress, who ... Read more...

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Killed Brit tycoons family says he was in the wrong place at the wrong time

November 30th, 2008 - 10:15 am ICT by ANI
London, Nov.30 (ANI): Businessman Andreas Liveras, the only known British fatality of the Mumbai terror attack, has been described by his family as an extremely courageous man who would never bow ... Read more...

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Dubai to hold international boat show next month

February 29th, 2008 - 8:21 pm ICT by admin
Dubai, Feb 29 (IANS) The 16th edition of the Dubai International Boat Show (DIBS), the largest leisure marine industry exhibition, will be held at the Dubai International Marine Club March 11-15. More ... Read more...

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Volvo Ocean Race worlds premier offshore marathon comes to Kochi

January 16th, 2008 - 11:57 pm ICT by admin
Kochi, Jan.16 (ANI): Keralas major port city Kochi is all set to host the Volvo Ocean Race, the world's premier offshore marathon ocean race, during the first half of December this year. ... Read more...

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