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Wellington, May 3 (ANI): Scarlett Johansson has said that she is "totally thrilled" to have received a coveted star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
New York, May 2 (IANS) US stocks opened lower Wednesday after a private jobs report showed that hiring was slowing.
Kathmandu, Apr 30 (Xinhua-ANI): An explosive device went off in Janakpur district in central Nepal on Monday.
London, Apr 30 (ANI): Former England cricket captain Adam Hollioake has turned into a cage-fighter.
London, Apr 29 (ANI): Jermain Defoe, whose sex romps with a Geordie model were recently revealed, returned to face the music on the same day the fling was exposed.
Los Angeles, April 29 (IANS) All seems to be well between Lindsay Lohan and Paris Hilton. The actress was seen partying with Hilton during a night out.
Washington, Apr 28 (ANI): US Republicans have fired back at Barack Obama's new ad campaign that suggests Osama bin Laden would probably still be alive if Republican contender Mitt Romney had been the president.
Moscow, April 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) People in a Kazakh town have sacrificed a white camel in a bid to end an adolescent "suicide epidemic" blamed on an evil spirit that comes as a vision to instigate boys to kill themselves.
Washington, Apr 27 (ANI): James Franco has revealed that Rihanna asked him to play her man in the 'We Found Love' video.
Madrid, April 27 (IANS) Real Madrid could be crowned the Spanish Primera Liga champions if results go their way after the 35th round of matches in Spain this weekend.
London, Apr 27 (ANI): Disney has revealed that a sequel to 'The Muppets' will be made but without the film's star and writer, Jason Segel.
Tokyo, April 27 (IANS) Japan's benchmark consumer prices rose 0.2 percent in March from a year earlier for the second straight month of rise, the government said Friday.
Seoul, April 27 (IANS) Samsung Electronics posted its fresh record high of operating profit in the first quarter, a regulatory filing showed Friday.
Los Angeles, April 27 (IANS) Actress Eva Mendes says the secret to her flawless skin is her meat-free diet. She only eats fish to keep her skin healthy.
Sheffield (England), April 26 (IANS) China's snooker star Ding Junhui became the seventh top-16 player to fall in the first round of the World Championship after he suffered a 9-10 loss to Ryan Day of Wales.
Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), April 26 (Xinhua-ANI): Olympic 50m freestyle champion Cesar Cielo sent a warning to his rivals by creating the fastest time of the year at an Olympic warm-up event in Rio de Janeiro on Wednesday.
London, Apr 26 (ANI): A US researcher has proposed a robotic car, which would be more user friendly and have its own voice, eyes, body language, and also an avatar.
London, April 25 (IANS) A US senator has claimed that the prostitutes who were involved in Colombia with President Barack Obama's Secret Service agents could have been placed there on behalf of Russia.
Melbourne, Apr 25 (ANI): Nicole Kidman, who has been in need of a hit lately, has her eyes shut and her mouth and legs wide open in her new movie with Zac Efron.
Moscow, April 25 (IANS) Russian long jumper Irina Meleshina, silver medallist at the 2004 Athens Olympics, has been banned for two years by the Russian Athletics Federation after she tested positive for testosterone.
London, April 25 (IANS) Actress Carey Mullgan kept away from the traditional wedding shoes and wore rain boots for her wedding.
Madrid, April 25 (IANS) Spain was on course to meet its deficit cutting target, despite a year-on-year increase in the deficit-to-GDP ratio in the first quarter of 2012, said Treasury Minister Cristobal Montoro.
Moscow, April 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Libya and Iraq continue to show interest in buying Russian-made weaponry despite regime changes in these countries, a minister said Tuesday.
Washington, Apr 24 (ANI): Demi Lovato, who has had to deal with lot of "emotional and physical issues," including an eating disorder and self-harm, has opened up about her demons.
Washington, Apr 24 (ANI): Nicki Minaj has claimed that being a pop star is as hard work as "running a big top-notch company".
Beijing, April 24 (IANS) The Chinese capital is expected to face an acute water shortage this year, said authorities.
London, April 23 (IANS) Singer Kylie Minogue is showing off her dark side in a new promo by transforming into a fearsome, leather-clad biker chick.
Moscow, April 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Over 500 homes were flooded in the central Russian region of Ryazan after melting snow caused the river Moksha to overflow, officials said.
Los Angeles, April 22 (IANS) Actress Penelope Cruz is reportedly set to star with her husband Javier Bardem once again in British director Ridley Scott's drug thriller "The Counselor".
London, April 21 (IANS) Former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi who is accused of having sex with 33 prostitutes has said he will hold his bunga bunga parties again if he could.
Damascus, Apr 21 (Xinhua-ANI): The Syrian authorities have set free 30 prisoners who had got involved in the recent events in Syria "and whose hands were not smeared with the blood of Syrians, " state-run SANA news agency reported Saturday.
London, Apr 21 (ANI): Robin Gibb, who slipped into coma last week after suffering pneumonia while battling liver and colon cancer, has been nodding his head and communicating with friends and family after they played music to rouse him.
Washington, April 20 (ANI): A notorious "revenge porn" blog that provided a free forum for jilted lovers to post nude photos and videos of their ex's anonymously was sold to an anti-bullying website and then taken down on Thursday.
London, April 20 (IANS) Sam Mendes was not sure if Daniel Craig would suit the role of James Bond, but the filmmaker is glad that the actor proved him wrong.
Washington, Apr 19 (ANI): Lionel Richie's album 'Tuskegee' has clinched top spot on the Billboard 200 chart, knocking out Adele's '21' and Nicki Minaj's 'Pink Friday.'
Washington, Apr 19 (ANI): Jason Biggs has revealed that the fact that worries him the most about future fatherhood is that at some point he'll have to explain his raunchy behaviours in the 'American Pie' films to his kids.
Washington, Apr 19 (ANI): Will.i.am and Geri Halliwell are rumoured to be in a romantic relationship after they were spotted enjoying a secret dinner date in London.
Washington, Apr 19 (ANI): The most accurate study till date of the motions of stars in the Milky Way has not found any evidence for dark matter in a large volume around the Sun.
Rio de Janeiro, April 19 (IANS) A stoppage-time header from Rafael Moura earned Fluminense a dramatic 2-1 Copa Libertadores victory over Argentina's Arsenal in Buenos Aires.
Washington, Apr 18 (ANI): Cameron Diaz has set up her own wellness organisation.
Actress Cameron Diaz is contemplating launch of wellness organization. These wellness organizations will offer her opportunity to impart health and nutrition tips.
London, April 18 (IANS) Actress Cameron Diaz is planning to launch her own wellness organisation, through which she will impart health and nutrition tips.
Los Angeles, April 17 (IANS) Actor Gerard Butler was seen enjoying a dance with a mystery brunette at the Coachella Music Festival in Palm Springs and it seems he did not care about being seen out and about.
London, April 16 (ANI): Adele has returned to the top of the UK album chart, taking the top spot from Nicki Minaj's 'Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded'.
Washington, Apr 16 (ANI): A huge mob of people stood outside the Kardashian family clothing store DASH on Friday to protest against it's selling of fur.
Washington, April 16 (ANI): The surface of Mars comprised a number of lava flows and other signs of effusive volcanism.
Oslo, Apr 16 (ANI): Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik, who confessed to killing 77 people in a bombing and shooting rampage, has been banned from reading a 'new manifesto' he has written.
London, April 15 (IANS) Music mogul Simon Cowell had a secret affair with singer Dannii Minogue, while they appeared on "The X Factor" in Britain.
Washington, Apr 15 (ANI): Tim Tebow has revealed that he is "still single", insisting that he is not dating anyone currently.
London, Apr 15 (ANI): Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's six kids could end up having Surrey twangs as they are set to move to England for two years.
London, April 15 (IANS) Singer Katy Perry reportedly has a suitcase full of different-coloured blue wigs after she damaged her real locks with constant colouring.
London, Apr 15 (ANI): Mike Tyson has revealed that he does not miss boxing but would do it again if he got the chance.
Moscow, April 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The UN Security Council (UNSC) unanimously adopted Saturday the draft resolution to send a group of unarmed observers to Syria to oversee the ceasefire, CNN reported.
Beijing, April 14 (IANS) Nine of 11 miners trapped underground in a coal mine in northern China are dead, the authorities said Saturday.
London, April 14 (IANS) British air defence surveillance planes have been grounded amid safety fears, a media report said Saturday.
London, Apr 14 (ANI): Daniel Craig, the grumpy actor who last cracked a smile in the late-Eighties, has revealed that 'James Bond' director Sam Mendes is bringing back the classic 007 one-liners in 'Skyfall'.
Kabul, April 14 (IANS) At least 14 Taliban militants were killed and more than 30 injured in a "clean-up" operation in Afghanistan, the interior ministry said Saturday.
Washington, Apr 14 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has a large number of Americans on his side with the Buffett Rule, according to a new Gallup poll.
Rome, April 14 (IANS) Giuseppe Rossi's hopes to be fit in time for Euro 2012 football tournament were dashed as the Villarreal man again injured his right knee.
Washington, Apr 14 (ANI): Angelina Jolie's father Jon Voight has revealed that he is very happy about news of his daughter being engaged to her long time partner Brad Pitt.
Moscow, April 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian warships will be continuously deployed for patrol duty off the Syrian coast in the Mediterranean, a defence ministry official said Friday.
Moscow, April 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Search teams in Russia's Siberia region have been put on alert after witnesses said they saw an unidentified flying object crash there in the early hours of Friday.
London, April 13 (IANS) Three people were killed and 13 injured when a local train collided with a maintenance crane near Germany's Offenbach town Friday, BBC reported.
London, April 13 (IANS) The BBC has nearly twice as many men as women in senior roles and pays them a 10 percent higher salary than their female counterparts, a report said Friday.
London, April 13 (IANS) David Cameron Friday became the first British prime minister to set foot in Myanmar since its independence in 1948.
Shanghai, April 13 (IANS) McLaren's British driver Lewis Hamilton clocked the fastest lap time in the first practice session of the Formula One Chinese Grand Prix here Friday.
Washington, April 12 (ANI): Mel Gibson celebrated John Lennon's death, claiming he deserved to die, according to the screenwriter of the failed "Maccabee" project, Joe Eszterhas.
Washington, Apr 12 (ANI): Justin Bieber has admitted that he fell victim to tormentors before becoming famous.
Washington, Apr 11 (ANI): Whitney Houston's daughter has reportedly reached a verbal agreement for a reality TV show, which will be finalised on paper shortly.
Washington, Apr 11 (ANI): Hilary Duff has revealed that her newborn son Luca Cruz makes her smile all day.
London, Apr 11 (ANI): Although Kim Kardashian successfully stole the 'voluptuous' crown from socialite Paris Hilton, she appears to have strict competition from 'Basketball Wives' star Evelyn Lozada.
Wellington, Apr 11 (ANI): Justin Bieber has revealed his desire to become an astronaut and said that he would consider joining Ashton Kutcher on his trip into space.
Washington, Apr 10 (ANI): Jennifer Love Hewitt, who had professed her love for Adam Levine on TV, says that after the hoopla surrounding her admission she is afraid he will never talk to her again.
Los Angeles, April 10 (IANS) Actress Eva Longoria, who recently split from boyfriend Eduardo Cruz, calls herself a hopeless romantic.
Washington, Apr 9 (ANI): Sofia Vergara has refuted reports suggesting that she'll be bedding Sharon Stone in new movie 'Fading Gigolo', insisting that rumours about the beauties playing bisexual lovers was just wishful thinking on behalf of lusty reporters.
Washington, Apr 9 (ANI): Sandra Bullock's ex husband Jesse James says that he is tired of all the hate and condemnation that has come his way since it was revealed that he had been unfaithful to the actress during their marriage.
Los Angeles, April 9 (IANS) "Modern Family" actress Sofia Vergara has dismissed reports suggesting that she'll have intimate scenes with Sharon Stone in "Fading Gigolo", calling it wishful thinking of reporters.
Moscow, April 9 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Two teenaged boys in Russia will receive a state award for rescuing a woman teacher drowning in a river, officials said Monday.
Los Angeles, April 9 (IANS) Actress Jennifer Love Hewitt has apologised to rocker Adam Levine for going public about her feelings for him, but feels the singer should have at least acknowledged her compliments.
London, April 8 (IANS) A drought-hit water firm in Britain is encouraging car drivers to desist from washing their vehicles and spread the message being serious about saving water. It has printed car stickers reading -- "Proud to be dirty".
Washington, Apr 8 (ANI): Transgender Miss Universe Canada contestant Jenna Talackova has admitted to knowing she was "in the wrong body," since the age of four.
Madrid, April 8 (IANS) The Davis Cup quarterfinal tie between Spain and Austria will go into the third and final day after the Austrian doubles pairing of Oliver Marach/Alexander Peya beat the Spanish pairing of Marc Lopez/Marcel Granollers in four sets 3-6, 6-4, 6-4, 7-6.
Kabul, April 7 (IANS) At least 10 Taliban have been killed and two others held in Afghanistan's Helmand province, an official release said Saturday.
Television personality and fashion designer Lauren Conrad asserts that she would never go for cosmetic surgery.
Washington, Apr 7 (ANI): Lauren Conrad insists that she would never go under the knife.
Washington, Apr 7 (ANI): Leonardo DiCaprio was nowhere to be seen at the world premiere of 'Titanic 3D' in London on March 27 where Kate Winslet caught up with director James Cameron and co-star Billy Zane.
Madrid, April 7 (IANS) Spain cruised to a comfortable 2-0 win in their Davis Cup tennis quarterfinal tie against Austria.
Rio de Janeiro, April 7 (IANS) Little more than a year after being hailed as Flamengo's saviour, supporters of Brazil's biggest club want Ronaldinho out of the team.
The Ministry of Finance on Friday asked all banks to open their branches for full day on Saturday in order to deal with inconvenience caused by three holidays this week......
London, April 6 (IANS) Britain could find itself compelled to issue passports to suspected foreigners unless secret court hearings were allowed, a media report said Friday.
Washington, Apr 6 (ANI): Lindsay Lohan is said to have sold a "truck load" of her designer clothes in a bid to raise some capital.
Athens, April 6 (IANS) Greek citizens staged a fresh anti-austerity protest in front of parliament in central Athens where a senior pensioner committed suicide over austerity measures.
Los Angeles, April 6 (IANS) Actress Scarlett Johansson says wearing heavy costumes in her upcoming superhero movie "The Avengers" was not an easy task for her, and made her feel like a little kid.
Washington, Apr 5 (ANI): Jim Morrison's Florida home, which has been owned by his family since 1932, is up for sale.
Washington, Apr 5 (ANI): Eva Longoria has turned down an offer to be featured in a music video by Australian pop star Cody Simpson.
Sydney, April 5 (IANS) Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard has urged students to be careful on the internet following an incident in which some schoolgirls uploaded a sex-prank videoclip.
London, Apr 5(ANI): Gavin Henson who was sacked by Cardiff Blues for drunken behaviour on a flight has now been booted out of a lucrative sponsorship deal with Lactalis Nestle Chilled Dairy.
Melbourne, April 5 (IANS) Singer Dannii Minogue has been spotted looking lonely and miserable following her split from rugby player Kris Smith.
Madrid, April 4 (IANS) Alex Corretja, the captain of the Spanish Davis Cup tennis team, said Wednesday that his side would approach its quarterfinal tie against Austria with humility.
Actress and model Lindsay Lohan has said that she has decided to focus on her role as Dame Elizabeth Taylor in the upcoming moving and dating is not her priority in order to avoid distraction.