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Entertainment News on April 20, 2012

Old people who banish regrets 'happier and cope better with stress'
Learning not to linger on "what might have been" could act as a survival mechanism critical to happiness during old age, a new study has suggested. ANI

Thinking about death 'leads to healthy behaviour and a good life'
Thinking about death can actually be a good thing as an awareness of mortality can improve physical health and help in re-prioritising one's goals and values, a new study has revealed. ANI

Starbucks to phase out use of insects as dye for food and drinks
Starbucks has said that it will stop the use of a red dye made from ground up insects used by the company to colour some of its beverage and food products. ANI

Simon Cowell to axe Sharon Osbourne for 'scathing personal attack'
Simon Cowell plans to sack Sharon Osbourne from 'America's Got Talent' as he feels betrayed after she launched a blazing attack on him, his womanising and his jibes at fellow TV show judges. ANI

Erotic novel 'Fifty Shades Of Grey' becomes UK bestseller
Erotic novel 'Fifty Shades Of Grey', by British novelist E L James, has beaten the sales record for an erotic novel, toecome a number one bestseller in the UK, claims trade magazine The Bookseller. ANI

Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds house hunting in Connecticut
Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds are house hunting in Connecticut, as they wish to escape from New York and enjoy a slower pace of life. ANI

Sex tape leak made me stronger, says Tulisa
Tulisa has broken her silence about the release of her sex tape for the first time, admitting that she doesn't regret the explicit video because it made her who she is today. ANI

US teachers shoot rap video to help students revise
A group of teachers have come up with a novel way to help students study by recording an impromptu rap video at a school in America encouraging pupils to revise for exams. ANI

I'm the worst dater ever, says Eva Longoria
Eva Longoria has confessed to being terrible at dating, and insists she can understand the reason as to why people turn to dating shows to find a partner. ANI

Jennifer Love Hewitt likens her blown up bust to 'King Kong'
An American late night talk show host recently surprised Jennifer Love Hewitt by presenting her a saucy giant poster featuring zoomed-in image of her b**bs. ANI

'Bra-less' Katy Perry narrowly escapes wardrobe malfunction
Katy Perry nearly had a wardrobe malfunction, at the ASCAP Pop Music Awards, after she trotted along to the event in a slinky dress with tiny straps. ANI

Hindi movies 'influence' Indian teenagers to drink
Bollywood movies make Indian teenagers more vulnerable to drinking alcohol because of scenes that glorify drinking, a new study has revealed. ANI

Women 'prefer wimps during tough times'
Women tend to favour wimpier, gentler men when the economy is in trouble, a new study has revealed. ANI

1 head better than 2 when thinking for yourself
As opposed to an old saying that two heads are better than one, scientists have concluded in a new study that in many cases you are better off thinking for yourself. ANI

Scarlett Johansson credits rabbit food for 'sexy body'
Scarlett Johansson has revealed that she went on a ''rabbit food'' diet to fit into a sexy catsuit. ANI

Selena Gomez voices support to new UNICEF campaign
Selena Gomez has appealed to her fans to donate 6.25 pounds to the latest United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) campaign to help starving African children. ANI

Katy Perry 'romantically linked' to Florence And The Machine star
Katy Perry has sparked rumours of a new romance after she was photographed hand-in-hand with 'Florence And The Machine' guitarist Robert Ackroyd at California's Coachella festival. ANI

'Revenge p*rn' website sold to anti-bullying site
A notorious "revenge p*rn" 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. ANI

Kate and Matthew will wed when they're ready, says Goldie Hawn
Goldie Hawn insists daughter Kate Hudson and her fiance Matt Bellamy will tie the knot "when they're ready". ANI

Spirit Airlines spoofs Secret Service scandal to promote Colombia flights
Spirit Airlines is now capitalizing on the Secret Security prostitution scandal with a new Internet advertisement offering cheap flights to Colombia that promises 'more bang for your buck.' ANI

Charlize Theron, Alexander Skarsgard 'dating'
Charlize Theron is secretly dating 'True Blood' actor Alexander Skarsgard, according to reports. ANI

Pregnant man announces split from wife of 9 years
Thomas Beatie, who is known as 'The Pregnant Man' across the world, has announced his split from his wife of nine years. ANI

Men 'Walk a Mile in Her Shoes' to create awareness about attacks on women
Droves of men wearing high heeled shoes turned out for the 10th annual "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" event to raise awareness of sexual violence against women in San Jose, California, on Tuesday. ANI

Merely 3 pc people now indulge in ciggie after sex
The tradition of having a cigarette after sex has been stubbed out with only three percent of people practising in it now, a new poll has revealed. ANI

Brit women 'love to soak up the sun more than sex'
Nothing lifts women's self-esteem more than a sunny day, a new study has revealed. ANI

Chicken comes before egg in Sri Lanka!
A hen in Sri Lanka defied all odds when it hatched an eggless chick, giving a new twist to the age-old question of whether the chicken or the egg came first. ANI

Julia Roberts offers to babysit for Brangelina
Julia Roberts has offered to babysit for newly engaged couple Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie as a wedding present. ANI

Some owners 'not just look like their dogs but act like them too'
Usually, it is said that dog owners bear a striking resemblance to their pets but now researchers have asserted that they even act like them. ANI

Banker's rating of 12 dates goes viral after sharing file with one of them
An investment banker, who kept a detailed spreadsheet of 12 women he was chasing, coldly ranked their appearance on a scale of 1 to 10 but his master plan backfired when he foolishly sent the file to one of them. ANI

Women drive formation of romantic relationships
Based on evidence from mobile phone calls and texts, a new study has found that women drive the formation of romantic relationships. ANI

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