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Britons now find gold tangible investment in crunch times
London, July 20 (IANS) If Britons still have some money left after the credit crunch, they are investing it in the good old yellow metal - just like Indians. Gold has replaced the traditional British investments like property, stocks, shares and expensive cars.

Sunday, July 20, 2008 2:30:44 PM

Sanjaya not returning calls to perform at fest
London, July 20 (IANS) Sanjaya Malakar, the controversial Indian-American contestant of hugely popular US TV show 'American Idol', wants to stay below the radar and has not answered calls of the Plymouth Rox Summer Fest organisers.

Sunday, July 20, 2008 11:22:55 AM

Rihanna blows $15,000 in two hours
New York, July 20 (IANS) American singer Rihanna, who shot to fame with her monster No.1 single 'Umbrella' last year, spent more than $15,000 in two hours.

Sunday, July 20, 2008 11:16:20 AM

'The Dark Knight' breaks three-day box office record
Los Angeles, July 20 (IANS) 'The Dark Knight', a sequel to 'Batman Begins', has broken records by becoming the biggest three-day opener in the US box office history.

Sunday, July 20, 2008 11:02:43 AM

Sarod maestro Amjad Ali makes Americans sing to his tune
Washington, July 20 (IANS) Indian sarod maestro Amjad Ali Khan is on a new mission - to make American students 'realise and feel' music as they learn the difference between Indian and European music.

Sunday, July 20, 2008 10:38:08 AM

US watching trust vote with fingers crossed, lips sealed
Washington, July 20 (IANS) With the fate of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's government hanging in balance over the India-US civil nuclear deal, the Washington establishment is keeping its fingers crossed and lips sealed before Tuesday's trust vote.

Sunday, July 20, 2008 9:12:53 AM

Fairytale costumes latest UK bridal wear
London, July 20 (IANS) If you aren't a princess already, don't worry. You can now dress like one for your marriage, thanks to Disney.

Sunday, July 20, 2008 9:04:55 AM

US urges Iran to respond to incentives offer
Washington, July 20 (DPA) The US Saturday urged Tehran to respond soon to a package of incentives offered by world powers in exchange for an Iranian pledge to suspend uranium enrichment.

Sunday, July 20, 2008 12:57:13 AM

Billionaire investor voices support for Yahoo!
Los Angeles, July 19 (Xinhua) Billionaire Bill Miller, Yahoo!'s fourth-largest shareholder, has voiced his support for the Internet giant in its battle with dissident investor Carl Icahn, the San Jose Mercury News reported Saturday.

Saturday, July 19, 2008 11:24:51 PM

Prakash goes down fighting in Aptos quarterfinal
Aptos (California) July 19 (IANS) A tired Prakash Amritraj went down fighting to Italian Andrea Stoppini in a thrilling quarterfinal match of the $75,000 Aptos Challenger tennis tournament here.

Saturday, July 19, 2008 4:22:22 PM

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