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Everything you need to know about Kovilpatti Indl.estate: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Washington, Dec 6 (ANI): Kris Jenner has been blasted by PETA, who claimed that sea lions are wild animals and not party props, playmates or pool toys.
Washington, Dec 3 (ANI): Jada Pinkett Smith has bared her hot bikini body during a trip to Hawaii over Thanksgiving, while hubby Will Smith is in Argentina.
With the floating of draft norms for listing real estate investment trusts (REITs), markets regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has revived the 5-year-old proposal, paving the way for opening new avenues for retail investors for safe and transparent investment in real estate while providing a life-line to fund-starved developers.
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 2 (IANS) If the 2012 plenum of the CPI-M's Kerala unit was badly hit by the murder of a former party colleague, this year it was an advertisement in party organ 'Deshabhimani' that played spoilsport at the meeting.
Baghdad, Dec 2 (IANS) At least 15 people were killed and 49 wounded in separate violent attacks in Iraq Sunday, police said.
Washington, December 1 (ANI): Charlie Sheen has reportedly got an offer of 2,599,000 dollars on his former wife Brooke Mueller's house that he had earlier wanted to sell.
Los Angeles, Dec 1 (IANS) Actor Charlie Sheen is reportedly so desperate to get rid of his house he once bought for ex-wife Brooke Mueller that he is ready to accept a lower price for the property.
Washington, Nov. 30 (ANI): Michael Jackson's former physician, Conrad Murray, has hit back at the singer's estate after they threatened him with a lawsuit following his comment on holding Jackson's penis every night.
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) The Indian economy grew at a sluggish 4.8 percent in the second quarter of the current financial year due to disappointing performance of the manufacturing and mining sectors, government data showed Friday.
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) Despite the high cost of fruit and vegetables, 18 percent of the country's produce, worth Rs.133 billion, goes waste each year because of lack of proper cold storage facilities, a report released Thursday said.
Palakkad (Kerala) Nov 28 (IANS) Do not hit the bottle, stay away from religious functions and form clubs that engage in martial arts for self-defence, the Communist Party of India-Marxist has told party cadre in Kerala.
Madrid, Nov 27 (IANS) The number of home mortgages in Spain fell by 30.9 percent in September compared with the same month in 2012, the National Institute of Statistics (INE) reported Tuesday.
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) Real estate major DLF Tuesday said that its flagship retail project 'Mall of India' in Noida in Uttar Pradesh has won recognition at an international event held recently.
Sydney, Nov 26 (ANI): The Australian media has hailed opening batsman David Warner as a rags-to-riches success, emerging from a housing commission estate to become his nation's cricket's 5-million-dollar man.
London, Nov 25 (IANS) Celebrity couple David and Victoria Beckham have splurged 40 million pounds on getting a palatial mansion here, and they will reportedly spend an extra 5 million pounds on its renovation.
Washington, Nov 23 (ANI): A former editor has published a book, 'Raising a Beatle Baby', that documents his trip with his wife and daughter to London and Liverpool to visit several Beatles-related sites.
London, Nov 22 (IANS) London-based Indian billionaire couple, Cyrus and Priya Vandrevala, hosted a gala event at the Buckingham Palace to mark the 65th birthday of Prince Charles, heir to the British throne.
New Delhi, Nov.20 (ANI): Famed coffee retailer Starbucks will soon open its first outlet in Bangalore.
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) The luxury brands segment is expected to get back its sheen by mid-2014 and start registering a growth of nearly 17 percent, a report said here Tuesday. The industry got impacted in 2013 by the economic slowdown.
New Delhi, Nov 19 (ANI): Secretary to President Pranab Mukherjee, Omita Paul, will launch a digital literacy programme titled 'Shakti DLP' for women and girls in the President's estate, in Rashtrapati Bhavan tomorrow.
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) The luxury brands segment, impacted by the economic slowdown in 2013, is expected to bounce back by mid-2014 and see a growth of nearly 17 percent, a report said here Tuesday.
London, Nov 17 (ANI): A Michigan strip club owner has moved into a house which is next door to his ex-wife and erected a giant middle finger in its backyard.
Melbourne, Nov 16 (ANI): James Bond villain Blofeld, who's often seen stroking a white cat, might be making a return to the big screen following a settlement announced on Friday between studio MGM, production company Danjaq and the estate of Kevin McClory.
New York, Nov 15 (ANI): A US based real estate agent, who specialises in nudist clientele, has become the go-to person for those who are looking for that special new place to live.
Sydney, Nov 15 (ANI): A number of former Australian Test cricket greats are reportedly putting up their properties on the market, which has coincided with the cricket season in the country.
New York, Nov 11 (ANI): Gore Vidal's family has hinted that the American writer may have had sex with underage men as they contest his 37 million dollar will.
Chennai, Nov 9 (IANS) The tax department will act against sectors that are chronic defaulters of service tax while coaxing non-filers of returns to come clean before Dec 31 under a special scheme, Union Finance Minister P.Chidambaram said here Saturday.
They are the best-selling international authors whose mystery novels have been gripping enough to make you couch potatoes. This week IANS bookshelf is stacked with these fictional tales.
Wellington, Nov. 7 (ANI): With the online life playing an important role in the real life, people are apparently not convinced of letting it go even after death and have reportedly started including 'how-to' guide for handling their social media accounts in their wills.
Beijing, Nov 7 (IANS/EFE) Billionaire Wang Jianlin, who is China's richest man and chairman of real estate developer Dalian Wanda Group, paid $28.16 million for Spanish master Pablo Picasso's painting of his children, "Claude et Paloma," at Christie's in New York.
Panaji, Nov 5 (IANS) Pharma company Sandu Pharmaceuticals was Monday issued a show cause notice by the state pollution control authority for causing water pollution at its manufacturing unit in the state.
Washington, November 4 (ANI): Drew Barrymore has reportedly sold her Montecito, California estate, where she got married to Will Kopelman 17 months ago.
Beijing, Nov 3 (IANS) The purchasing managers' index (PMI) for China's non-manufacturing sector stood at 56.3 percent in October, up from 55.4 percent for September, showed official data that was released Sunday.
Melbourne, Oct. 31 (ANI): Britain's royal family has reportedly given their nod to Prince Harry's 15-month relationship with girlfriend Cressida Bonas.
Washington, Oct. 30 (ANI): Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer has reportedly purchased Palo Alto's oldest funeral home.
New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) The Sahara Group Tuesday sought change in the apex court order that restrains its chief Subrata Roy and its two directors from going abroad till they submit original title deeds of assets totally valued at Rs.20,000 crore.
London, Oct 27 (ANI): England football star Wayne Rooney made a waste of money when he drunk his 2000 pound bottle of Chateau Petrus wine with cake, instead of having it with red meat, according to fan criticism.
Chennai, Oct 26 (IANS) City-based Sundaram BNP Paribas Home Finance Company Ltd Saturday said it has increased its loan disbursements and net profit by eight percent and 12 percent respectively during the first half of the current fiscal.
London, Oct 26 (ANI): American music producer Quincy Jones has filed a lawsuit for 10 million dollars aimed at Michael Jackson's posthumous music releases.
London, Oct 25 (IANS) The British government plans to ensure women prisoners serve their jail terms close to their homes and be helped to return to the outside world under new measures.
Panaji, Oct 25 (IANS) Landing in India some years back, broken both personally and financially, Norwegian designer Inger Solberg, whose life is so inspiring that filmmakers want to make a movie on it, must find it difficult to catch a break now.
Beijing, Oct. 25 (ANI): Retailer store Wal-Mart has announced it will open 110 new outlets in China within three years.
London, Oct. 25 (ANI): India's most well-known royal Gaekwad families' multi-billion dollar dispute over palaces, diamonds and other valuable items has been settled.
Dubai, Oct 24 (IANS/WAM) Led by the positive performance of its real estate, shopping malls, retail, hospitality and leisure businesses, the United Arab Emirates' (UAE) real estate giant Emaar Properties recorded a net profit of 1.812 billion dirhams ($493 million) in the first nine months 2013.
Beijing, Oct 23 (IANS) The vice mayor of Changning city in China's Hunan province was arrested for abuse of power and taking bribes, the provincial procuratorate said Wednesday.
Bangalore, Oct 22 (IANS) The Karnataka government will allot land to IT companies outside Bangalore in tier-two cities across the state in proportion to jobs they would generate, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said Tuesday.
New York, Oct. 22 (ANI): Manhattan-based real-estate giant Cushman and Wakefield's (C and W) Chief Operating Officer (COO) has sued the company for age and gender discrimination after being denied a promotion.
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) The country's leading real estate developer DLF Monday said it has awarded a Rs.1,337 crore contract to L&T for construction of a luxury residential project in Gurgaon.
London, October 20 (ANI): David Beckham and wife Victoria Beckham went house hunting in the trendy Cotswolds, England, for an ideal rural retreat for their family, it has been revealed.
Baghdad, Oct 20 (IANS) At least six people were killed and 19 injured in separate bombing and shooting incidents in different parts of Iraq Saturday, police said.
Shanghai, Oct 17 (IANS) The 2013 edition of the Forbes China Rich List has identified a record 168 billionaires in the country.
New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) In an effort to provide nutritious food to 2.5 lakh Delhi households that cannot afford such food in the normal course, a "foodathon" was launched Wednesday, on the occasion of World Food Day.
New York, October 16 (ANI): Uma Thurman has reportedly bought the iconic Manhattan apartment of novelist Barbara Taylor Bradford for 10 million dollars.
Sydney, Oct. 16 (ANI): A model from Singapore who went missing in Pakistan last week has been found dead in a ditch on the edge of Islamabad.
Kingston, Oct 15 (IANS) The Caribbean nation of Antigua and Barbuda launched a plan Monday to sell passports for investment in a bid to haul the economy back on to the road to development.
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Water scarcity- hit Gurgaon can meet 50 percent of its water needs by recycling sewage water and harvesting rainwater, according to Nitya Jacob, programme director-water, Centre for Science and Environment (CSE).
Washington, Oct 12 (ANI): Orlando bloom and his wife Miranda Kerr are set to sell their Hollywood hills home and have listed it for 4.5 million dollars.
Tokyo, Oct.10 (ANI): Japan-based building material company LIXIL Corporation has acquired majority 70 per cent stake in Star Alubuild, a wall curtain firm and subsidiary of DLF.
Canberra, Oct 9 (IANS) Australians are the wealthiest people in the world per capita on a median basis, according to a report released Wednesday by Zurich-based bank Credit Suisse.
Amid the economic downturn, it's crisis time once again for India's realty sector. Policy glitches are once again creating roadblocks for the revival of the sector.
Los Angeles, Oct 9 (IANS) Actress Catherine Zeta-Jones and actor Michael Douglas will reportedly meet each and spend some family time during Thanksgiving.
Beijing, Oct 8 (IANS) Chinese real estate developer Meijing group is expected to complete its purchase of US-based utility aircraft manufacturer Mooney Aviation Company Inc. in November.
Los Angeles, Oct 8 (IANS) Socialite Khloe Kardashian reportedly got her house searched for drugs after her husband Lamar Odom left.
Bangalore, Oct 7 (IANS) Global property consultant Knight Frank Monday launched a real estate sentiment index in partnership with the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (Ficci) to measure the trends in a volatile property market.
London, Oct. 7 (ANI): Michael Jackson's 83-year-old mother, Katherine, has been asked to pay up 4 million pounds in bills after she lost the case in her son's wrongful death lawsuit against AEG Live.
Los Angeles, Oct 6 (IANS) Actress Julianne Hough is in search of a new house and was spotted viewing several mansions here.
Rome, Oct 6 (IANS) The island of Budelli off the northern coast of Italy's Sardinia was sold to a New Zealander businessman for 2.9 million euros, media reported Saturday.
Ghaziabad, Oct 4 (IANS) Police are counselling a couple locked in a marital deadlock, ignited allegedly in part by the woman's refusal to have sex because of her devotion to a spiritual guru.
Washington, Oct. 4 (ANI): Chinese developers will reportedly fund the rebuilding of London's famous Crystal Palace.
New York, Oct. 3 (ANI): The billionaire founder of the International Polo Club, who was about to go on trial for DUI manslaughter, has adopted his own girlfriend as his third child in an attempt to protect his massive fortune in the wrongful-death lawsuit.
Washington, Oct 03 (ANI): Michael Jackson's mother, Katherine, was reportedly left devastated after she lost the 1.5 billion-dollar lawsuit which claimed that the promoter of her son's comeback concerts, AEG Live, was responsible for the pop singer's death by hiring the doctor whose negligence killed him.
Los Angeles, Sep 29 (IANS) Actor Chris Hemsworth and his wife Elsa Pataky have splashed out on a new $4.8 million home here.
Washington, Sep 28 (IANS) US families continued to boost their spending in August as their take-home income posted a solid gain, according to a US Commerce Department report.
Washington, Sep 27 (IANS) US families continued to boost their spending in August as their take-home income posted a solid gain, the US Commerce Department said Friday in a report.
Gurgaon, Sep 27 (IANS) Gurgaon authorities Friday invoked Section 144 of the Criminal Procedure Act, 1973 and directed the managers and owners to install CCTV cameras of good quality at their toll plazas within 10 days, an official said.
Havana, Sep 27 (IANS) The Cuban government has approved 10 new private-sector occupations, but maintains its restrictions on private sales of imported goods such as clothing and perfumes.
Sydney, Sept 26 (ANI): Australian tennis star Lleyton Hewitt's long-vacant three million-dollar Adelaide mansion has reportedly been put up for sale.
Beijing, Sep 24 (IANS) Chinese military officials will be required to undergo a thorough audit before they are promoted, the Central Military Commission (CMC) said Tuesday.
New York, Sept 23 (ANI): Chelsea Clinton and her husband Marc Mezvinksy got a heavy discount for a four-bedroom apartment in the celebrity-studded Whitman condominium building on Madison Square Park, city records filed this month have revealed.
London, Sep 22 (IANS) It seems officegoers prefer to spend a few minutes extra in bed than getting up early and spending some time on dressing up.
Bogota, Sep 22 (IANS/EFE) The suspected leader of criminal gang, believed to have committed more than 30 murders, has been arrested in Colombia, President Juan Manuel Santos
La Paz (Bolivia), Sep 20 (IANS/EFE) In a measure aimed at recovering control of idle, privately held land, Bolivia has enacted a law which allows the state to revoke mining concessions without paying compensation, President Evo Morales has said.
Singapore,Sept.19 (ANI-Business Wire India): In spite of short term challenges, Singapore companies are optimistic about India's longer term prospects, says Singapore company registration specialist Rikvin.
Melbourne, Sept 19 (ANI): Eminem's childhood home has gone up for auction in Detroit.
Yangon, Sep 17 (IANS) Myanmar will start to set up a stock exchange market by 2015 with the help of Japan, an official said Tuesday.
Washington, Sep 17 (IANS) Three Indian-Americans figure among America's 400 richest people with Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates retaining the top spot on the Forbes list for the twentieth straight year, at $72 billion.
Washington, Sep 16 (IANS) In the face of growing opposition from liberal Democrats and women's groups, Larry Summers, a former key economic adviser of President Barack Obama, has withdrawn his name from consideration to head America's central bank.
London, Sep 15 (IANS) Singer John Legend married long time girlfriend Chrissy Teigen at a lavish estate in Lake Como, Lombardy, Italy.
Colombo, Sep 14 (IANS) Sri Lanka's economy grew by 6.8 percent in the second quarter of 2013, improving from a 6 percent growth in the first quarter of the year, the state-run Census and Statistics Department said in its latest report.
Sydney, Sept. 12 (ANI): China has reportedly added 64 new billionaires this year to its Rich List after a surge in stock prices of real estate.
Beijing, Sep 11 (IANS) Real estate tycoon Wang Jianlin is the richest man in China with a personal fortune of 135 billion yuan ($22 billion), according to the Hurun Rich List released Wednesday in Beijing.
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) Majority of Indian companies are likely to lower employee bonuses and slash their festive budget by around 40 percent this season due to lower earnings and sales, an industry survey has revealed.
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Opposition parties Saturday attacked the government on rising prices with the BJP going to the extent of asking it not to raise "false hopes" among the people.
Hyderabad, Sep 5 (IANS) Despite the current political turmoil over division of Andhra Pradesh, the real estate market in Hyderabad is positive and the prices may even go up by 20 to 25 percent in next six months, said Confederation of Real Estate Developers Associations of India (CREDAI).
Washington, Sep 5 (IANS) The US economy maintained a "modest to moderate" growth from early July through late August, boosted by housing recovery and growth in consumption and manufacturing, said the US Federal Reserve.
Washington, Sept. 3 (ANI): Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan are reportedly looking to buy a property in Hawaii where the couple is vacationing.
London, Sep 3 (IANS) Socialite Pippa Middleton, sister of Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton, is reportedly engaged to her stockbroker boyfriend Nico Jackson.
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) London-based property investment consultancy Seer Acquisitions Saturday entered the Indian market to provide real estate investment solutions through its Seer Realty brand.
Los Angeles, Aug 31 (IANS) Actor Tom Cruise is reportedly planning to buy a small secluded island in the north coastal region of New Zealand.
New Delhi, Aug.30 (ANI): National capital New Delhi has witnessed a rapid growth in urbanization. The pressure on land and infrastructure has led land regulating agency - Delhi Development Authority (DDA) to unlock land for urbanization in a controlled manner through the various master plans.