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November 18, 2011

‘Rockstar’ Ranbir Kapoor doubles price

While the verdict on Rockstar's performance at the box office may yet be pending, actor Ranbir Kapoor has already increased his rates after his much-acclaimed acting in the film. The actor has hiked his rates from Rs 8 crore to a whopping 15 crore. Talk of a Great Leap Forward! Ranbir, who is currently working on Anurag Basu's Barfee and Ayan Mukerji's Yeh Jawani Hai Diwani, is charging Rs 8 crore for both. But the Rockstar will reportedly be charging around Rs 15 crore for all the future offers he gets. While the talk of…

‘Zardari was ready to hand over 26/11 culprits to India’

Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari was so scared of a military coup after Osama bin Laden's death that he was ready to create a "new security team" favourable to Americans and promised the US to hand over Pak-based 26/11 perpetrators including those from its intelligence agency to India.The promises were part of a secret memo to the then chairman of the Joint US Chiefs of Staff, Admiral Mike Mullen.The secret memo from Zardari, was apparently handed over to Mullen by Mansoor Ijaz, a Pakistani-American businessman, in May…

Vatican takes legal action over kissing ads

Vatican City : The Vatican said on Thursday it was taking legal action to prevent the publication of a photo montage showing the pope kissing a leading imam as part of a Benetton advertising campaign. The statement from the Vatican secretary of state came despite an announcement by the Italian clothing company that it was pulling the montage in the wake of severe criticism from the Holy See. The Vatican said its State Secretariat would ask its lawyers "to take action in Itay and abroad to prevent the circulation…

The smart way to buy gold

Here are some tips to keep in mind while buying gold.1 Buy gold from a reputed jeweller: As gold is a precious and expensive product, be updated with the latest trends. Also, buy from an authorised jeweller. Don't fall for the 'small shops are cheap' philosophy as they can also sell unadulterated gold.2 Check for the hallmark sign: Hallmarks are official marks used as a guarantee of the purity of gold jewellery. It involves testing the articles for their purity and marking them to indicate that they are made with a minimum…

REVEALED! Miranda Kerr’s health secret

London :Supermodel Miranda Kerr admits she believes in healthy eating and doesn't like to deprive her body of occasional treats. The Victoria's Secret model knows it is important to stay in shape and healthy to lead a better life, reports femalefirst.co.uk."My grandparents had a vegetable patch and taught me a lot about growing food and eating organically. I eat super-healthily, lots of vegetables and fish, but that's not just because I'm a model," she said."It's to give my body the fuel it needs. And I don't deny myself…
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