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Dubai’s grand gurdwara brings religion, tradition alive in style (With Images)


July 3rd, 2012 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, July 3 (IANS) Ornate 24-carat gold canopies for the Guru Granth Sahib religious text of Sikhism, Italian marble on the walls and floor, stunning chandeliers and a five-star kitchen ... Read more...

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Gold coins for Daredevils, if they win IPL


March 31st, 2012 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) The Delhi Daredevils squad stands a chance to win gold medals if they win the fifth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).George Muthoot, ... Read more...

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iPad encrusted with T-rex bone


November 2nd, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 2 (IANS) An iPad worth five million pounds has been customised by a specialist designer with gold, diamonds and shavings of a Tyrannosaurus Rex bone.Believed to be the ... Read more...

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Gold rush before Dhanteras: Jewellers


October 23rd, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 23 (IANS) The gold rush across India just before Monday's Dhanteras festival has made jewellers confident of increasing their business, though prices of the yellow metal show volatility ... Read more...

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$8-mn iPad 2 features dinosaur bone


July 30th, 2011 - 5:56 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Stuart Hughes, British designer of exclusive gadgets, encrusted an iPad 2 with diamonds, gold and shards of real dinosaur bone and has put it up ... Read more...

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Of jasmine pearls and gold flakes in a cup (Eating out with IANS) (With Images)


March 25th, 2011 - 10:51 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Tea has long been a thing of addiction, a reason for roadside revelry and the lowest common denominator among beverages in India. But it also ... Read more...

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B.L. Bagra given additional charge of NALCO Chairman


February 27th, 2011 - 7:25 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 27(ANI): B.L. Bagra, Director (Finance) in the National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO), has been given additional charge of the Chairman-cum-Managing Director (CMD) of the company.It comes after the ... Read more...

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Mines Ministry suspends NALCO chief Abhay Kumar Srivastava


February 26th, 2011 - 10:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 26(ANI): Union Mines Ministry on Saturday suspended National Aluminium Company Ltd (NALCO) Chairman and Managing Director Abhay Kumar Srivastava, who is in Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) custody till ... Read more...

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NALCO chief sent to CBI custody till March 3


February 26th, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 26(ANI): A Delhi court on Saturday remanded National Aluminium Company Ltd (NALCO) Chairman and Managing Director Abhay Kumar Srivastava in Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) custody till March 3 ... Read more...

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NALCO CMD, wife sent to six-day police custody (Lead)


February 26th, 2011 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) A.K. Srivastava, chairman-cum-managing director (CMD) of the National Aluminium Company Ltd (NALCO), and his wife were sent to six-day police custody by a CBI special court Saturday, ... Read more...

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NALCO postpones board meeting after chairman’s arrest


February 26th, 2011 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 26 (IANS) The state-run National Aluminium Company Ltd (NALCO) postponed its board meeting slated for Saturday after the arrest of its chairman-cum-managing director A.K. Srivastava in New Delhi on graft ... Read more...

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Arrested NALCO chief, wife to be produced in court


February 26th, 2011 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) A.K. Srivastava, the chairman-cum-managing director (CMD) of National Aluminium Company Ltd (NALCO), and his wife who were arrested by the CBI for allegedly accepting bribe will be ... Read more...

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NALCO CMD, wife arrested for taking bribe (Lead)


February 26th, 2011 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Friday arrested the chairman-cum-managing director of the National Aluminium Company Ltd (NALCO) A.K. Srivastava and his wife for allegedly accepting bribe. ... Read more...

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Mariah Carey spending $1.3m on luxury nursery for unborn twins


February 24th, 2011 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 24 (ANI): Pop singer Mariah Carey is reportedly spending a whopping 1.3 million dollars on a luxury nursery for her unborn twins.The diva and her husband Nick Cannon are ... Read more...

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Carey, Cannon preparing huge, expensive nursery for twins


February 21st, 2011 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 21 (IANS) Singer Mariah Carey and her husband Nick Cannon have reportedly converted an entire wing in their Beverly Hills home into a nursery for their unborn twins.The couple ... Read more...

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Filipinos celebrate ‘Year of Rabbit’ with golden cakes


February 3rd, 2011 - 1:07 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Manila, Feb 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Chinese-Filipinos are doing everything possible to attract good luck in the coming Lunar New Year.They plan to celebrate the Lunar New Year with rabbit-shaped rice cakes that ... Read more...

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Majestic Hindu temple planned in Canada


January 7th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Jan 07 (ANI): A grand Hindu temple is reportedly being planned for Brampton (Ontario, Canada), whose construction is claimed to start this summer.To be built at an estimated cost of ... Read more...

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Congress leaders into illegal mining, not me: Reddy


July 19th, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 19 (IANS) Karnataka Tourism Minister and iron ore mine owner G. Janardhana Reddy Monday charged that many state Congress leaders, and not he, were into illegal mining and exports. Quoting a ... Read more...

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Mariah Carey bidding for MJ’s furniture


June 25th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 25 (ANI): Pop star Mariah Carey is bidding for Michael Jackson's 'This Is It' stage show sofa set along with other fans at an auction in Las Vegas.The pop ... Read more...

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Late Gayatri Devi’s car steals vintage car rally in Jaipur


February 14th, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by ANI
Jaipur, Feb 14(ANI): More than 100 vintage cars took part in the 12th Vintage and Classic cars rally in Jaipur, and outshining them all was the 1968 white Mercedes belonging to the ... Read more...

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Gayatri Devi’s car steals vintage car show in Jaipur


February 14th, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
Jaipur, Feb 14 (ANI): More than 100 vintage cars took part in the 12th Vintage and Classic cars rally in Jaipur. Outshining them all was the 1968 white Mercedes belonging to the ... Read more...

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Indian origin scientists make 24-carat gold ’snowflakes’


October 14th, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 14 (ANI): In an effort to make graphene more useful in electronics applications, two scientists of Indian origin have developed 24-carat gold 'snowflakes'.The two scientists are Vikas Berry, a Kansas ... Read more...

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Queenie Dhody launches jewellery collection in the capital (With Images)


October 1st, 2009 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) Former Miss India-turned jewellery designer Queennie Dhody has unveiled "Jewels by Queenie", her high-end collection of precious art deco jewellery in the capital. Dhody, the owner of a ... Read more...

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Swedish manufacturer sells gold bicycle for 55,000 pounds


August 11th, 2009 - 7:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug. 11(ANI): A handmade bicycle, plated with 24-carat gold and adorned with more than 600 Swarovski crystals, has become the world's most expensive bicycle after it was sold for 55,000 pounds. ... Read more...

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‘Blueprints for phase-III of Delhi Metro await government nod’


May 3rd, 2009 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) managing director E. Sreedharan Sunday said the proposal for phase-III of construction was awaiting approval from the state government. Sreedharan, who was speaking ... Read more...

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Nicole Kidman, Russell Crowe, Cate Blanchett, Geoffrey Rush go postal


February 4th, 2009 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 4 (ANI): Australian postal authority have honoured four Oscar-winning Australian actorsNicole Kidman, Russell Crowe, Cate Blanchett and Geoffrey Rush by immortalising them in postage stamp.The stars have been named ... Read more...

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Thailand’s Pranda Jewelry mulls unit in India


August 4th, 2008 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 4 (IANS) The Thailand-based $150-million jewellery manufacturing group Pranda Jewellery will set up a manufacturing unit in India, a top company official said here Monday. "We will invest in India. ... Read more...

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Prince William’’s touching tribute to Princess Di


July 23rd, 2008 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 23 (ANI): Britains Prince William has paid a touching tribute to his late mother Princess Diana, through his Knight of the Garter crest.To honour the memory of his mother, ... Read more...

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Selfridges to launch PS43,000 teddy bear!


July 22nd, 2008 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 22 (ANI): Selfridges, the UK department store, is launching a 43,000 pounds teddy bear with eyes made of emerald and diamonds and a nose of solid 24-carat gold.The ... Read more...

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Now, an eco-friendly 24-carat gold bike, worth PS9,500


June 5th, 2008 - 8:36 pm ICT by ANI
London , June 5 (ANI): If owning the most luxurious brands of cars was not enough, the wealthier lot of society has a new vehicle to show off their money - ... Read more...

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