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2008-08-04 09:00:25

Text of report headlined "News Corp To Launch Six Regional TV Channels in India" published by Indian broadcaster Zee News website on 4 August Mumbai, Aug 04 -- News Corp plans to invest USD 100 million to launch six television channels in India, where the US media conglomerate is a leading broadcaster, the chief of News Corp said on Monday.

2008-08-02 00:00:19

With Andy Goulding THE One is single number four from Kylie Minogue's X album, and is a welcome breath of fresh air. It's more glittery than an explosion in a sequin factory and shimmers like the world's biggest disco ball. This is a song that perfectly suits Kylie, pictured below, in 2008.

2008-08-01 06:00:28

By Tim Cornwell He got his first taste of the capital's festivals in 1965 - now Brian Cox is putting aside his film-making to support an international strand, he tells Tim Cornwell WITH a peaked cap scrunched down over plain glasses, inconspicuously sipping a skinny latte in a Fringe venue cafe, Brian Cox is barely given a second glance by the waitress.

2008-07-26 18:00:26

what? Arena - Cab Driver when? BBC Four, Tonight, 9pm LONDON'S cab drivers are said to have a photographic memory of the city's layout, and drive one of the most iconic motor vehicles in the world. However, they are among the most maligned characters on our city streets.

2008-07-23 06:00:37

UOMO Media Inc. (OTCBB: UOMO) a multi-channel entertainment and media company's writer/producer team Random Music, has written three songs on Dannii Minogue's album "Unleashed".

2008-07-13 09:00:25

By Simon Price Her songs, those perfect, radio-friendly hit singles, span decades - and now Minogue reinvents herself as the ultimate 21st- century girl Rock Kylie SECC GLASGOW Black Kids Concorde 2 BRIGHTON People ask the silliest questions.

2008-07-13 09:00:24

By MAL VINCENT By Mal Vincent The Virginian-Pilot FOR THOSE WHO SAY they don't make them like they used to, "The Children of Huang Shi" is proof otherwise. It's a throwback to the kind of personal epics that dealt with big, historical happenings in heroic ways.

2008-07-08 06:00:03

By Jesseka Kadylak With the birth of their daughter Sunday Rose Kidman Urban on Monday in Nashville, Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban became the latest celebrity couple to adopt a unique name for their baby.

2008-07-06 12:00:14

The Emmy-winning 9-year-old daughter of the late "Crocodile Hunter" Steve Irwin is getting her own doll. The 10-inch Bindi Irwin doll will cost $15 to $20, with a portion going to help fund efforts to breed endangered species and rescue animals. They are expected to be in stores in September.

2008-07-04 15:00:29

By John Beifuss It's certainly easy to take potshots at "The Children of Huang Shi." It's another film in which a white person proves to be the savior of the members of an apparently less fortunate race. It's solemn and old-fashioned.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.