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‘Raja Hindustani’ can be taken forward: Karisma Kapoor


August 25th, 2012 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 25 (IANS) As sequels to movies like "Aashiqui" and "Ghayal" are underway, actress Karisma Kapoor believes that among her old films, the storyline of "Raja Hindustani" has ... Read more...

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Emraan, Vidya to romance in Mumbai monsoon for ‘Ghanchakkar’


June 19th, 2012 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) The shooting of Vidya Balan-Emraan Hashmi starrer "Ghanchakkar" has been advanced by a month, and director Rajkumar Gupta's excitement knows no bounds. He will finally ... Read more...

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Pakistan expected to struggle in Asian Squash


April 28th, 2012 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 28 (IANS) Pakistan's inexperienced team will struggle and have slim chances to defend their title of Asian squash team championship scheduled to be held next month in Kuwait, ... Read more...

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Sanjeeda, Aamir to tie knot Friday


March 1st, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 1 (IANS) Popular television actors Aamir Ali and Sanjeeda Sheikh, who have been dating for the past six years, will exchange wedding vows in a nikaah ceremony here ... Read more...

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Two school students die in Ranchi road accident


February 10th, 2012 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Feb 10 (IANS) Two school students were killed and one injured when the bike they were riding hit a road divider in Ranchi Friday morning, police said.The three boys, ... Read more...

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Chopra joins centurions list in National Snooker


February 1st, 2012 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Feb 1 (IANS) Punjab cueist Vivek Chopra became the second player to record a century as he posted a 100 clearance while defeating Rajat Khaneja of Chandigarh 3-2 ... Read more...

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Mehta sparkles with 134 break at National snooker


January 31st, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Jan 31 (IANS) Defending champion Aditya Mehta (PSPB) recorded a break of 134 on the second day of the 78th National Snooker Championship here Tuesday as he lined ... Read more...

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Aamir’s proposal was the moment of my life: Sanjeeda (With Images)


January 11th, 2012 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) Wedding bells are set to ring for actors Aamir Ali and Sanjeeda Sheikh in March. The excited actress says she was left speechless when her ... Read more...

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Rajkumar Gupta teams with Emraan for comedy


December 12th, 2011 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) After serious movies like "Aamir" and "No One Killed Jessica", filmmaker Rajkumar Gupta now moves on to lighter subject with "Ghanchakkar" and he has teamed ... Read more...

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A movie needs time to grow: Farhan Akhtar (Interview)


December 8th, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) The 'opening weekend collection' mindset is an unfair attitude since a film needs time to grow on the audiences, says filmmaker-actor Farhan Akhtar, ... Read more...

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UTV, Kashyap team up again for comedy


November 14th, 2011 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) After making critically acclaimed and commercially successful cimematic pieces like "Dev D", "Aamir" and "Udaan", filmmaker Anurag Kashyap has again teamed up with UTV ... Read more...

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Cricketing world welcomes jail for tainted Pakistanis


November 3rd, 2011 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 3 (IANS) The cricketing world Thursday welcomed the jail terms for tainted Pakistani players Salman Butt, Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Aamir, saying the punishments will serve as a ... Read more...

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Tainted Pakistan cricketers, agent get jail


November 3rd, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 3 (IANS) Former Pakistan cricket captain Salman Butt will spend 30 months in jail, fast bowler Mohammad Asif a year and 19-year-old Mohammad Aamir six months in a ... Read more...

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Families stand by jailed Pakistani cricketers


November 3rd, 2011 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Nov 3 (IANS) Families of jailed Pakistani cricketers Salman Butt, Mohammad Asif and Mohammed Aamir stood by them Thursday, saying they are innocent and have been implicated in the ... Read more...

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Judge tells Butt he was the ‘orchestrator’ of spot-fixing


November 3rd, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 3 (IANS) The judge at the Southwark Crown Court while punishing the three Pakistani cricketers for their role in spot-fixing said Thursday that he had reserved the harshest ... Read more...

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Butt, Asif found guilty, face jail


November 1st, 2011 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 1 (IANS) Pakistan's tainted crickters Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif face jail as the Southwark Crown Court here Tuesday found them guilty of conspiracy to cheat and accept ... Read more...

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Delhi blast: NIA looks for Kishtwar suspect’s brother


October 20th, 2011 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Oct 20 (IANS) The National Investigation Agency (NIA), probing the Sep 7 Delhi High Court blast that killed 15 people, is looking for two more suspects in Kishtwar town ... Read more...

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Asif’s lawyer accuses Butt of ‘pressurising’ him


October 18th, 2011 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 18 (IANS) Mohammad Asif's lawyer has accused former Pakistan cricket captain Salman Butt of "pressurising" him to bowl his infamous no-ball at the Lord's Test last year.Butt, who ... Read more...

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Salman never pressurised me to bowl no-balls: Asif


October 14th, 2011 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 14 (IANS) Pakistan fast bowler Mohammed Asif, who is being tried for the spot-fixing scandal, Friday said his former captain Salman Butt had never pressurised him to bowl ... Read more...

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Spot-fixing very sad episode of my tenure, says Butt


October 13th, 2011 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Oct 13 (IANS) Former Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Ijaz Butt called the spot-fixing incident a "very sad" episode during his tenure, and hoped the measures taken by the ... Read more...

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Akmal brothers, Riaz named in spot-fixing trial


October 7th, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 7 (IANS) The names of three more Pakistani cricketers have come up in the spot-fixing scandal that rocked the fourth Test against England at Lord's last summer.It has ... Read more...

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NIA releases one of three arrested youth


September 24th, 2011 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Sep 24 (IANS) The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has released Shariq Bhat, arrested in connection with the email claiming responsibility for the Sep 7 Delhi High Court blast, police ... Read more...

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‘Fashion changing in Bollywood, connecting with people’


September 15th, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Nowadays actors are not dressed to look good on screen, but are styled to make the common people connect with their characters, says a ... Read more...

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Imran on what sets SRK, Aamir and Salman apart (Movie Snippets)


September 2nd, 2011 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 2 (IANS) Actor Imran Khan, who entered Hindi filmdom just three years ago, says he loves the three big Khans of Bollywood - Salman, Aamir and Shah Rukh ... Read more...

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American’s abduction: Suspects’ sketches being prepared


August 17th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 17 (IANS) The sketches of a couple of suspects were being prepared over the kidnapping of a US national in Lahore, police said.Warren Weinstein, 63, was kidnapped Aug ... Read more...

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Hrithik cracks overseas market


August 6th, 2011 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 6 (IANS) Bollywood star Hrithik Roshan is riding high on the success of his latest release "Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara". His upcoming "Krrish 2" is fetching skyrocketing ... Read more...

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SRK chucks performance, instead teaches dance to audience


June 26th, 2011 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 26 (IANS) Shah Rukh Khan never fails to charm! Even if his knee injury restrained him from putting on his usual high-voltage performance, the Bollywood badshah chose ... Read more...

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Woman beats man to death for harassing her


June 20th, 2011 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 20 (IANS) A 22-year-old woman beat to death a man who had been harassing her in Madhya Pradesh's Betul district, police said Monday.Renuka Bai, a resident of Chawal, ... Read more...

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Four terrorists nabbed in Karachi


May 13th, 2011 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 13 (IANS) Four Pakistani Taliban terrorists have been arrested in the port city of Karachi on charges of plotting to blow up sensitive government buildings and installations, ... Read more...

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PCB demands action against CA boss over ‘highly objectionable’ fixing comments


April 26th, 2011 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 26(ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board has demanded that the International Cricket Council take action against Cricket Australia CEO James Sutherland for giving a damaging statement against the PCB in a ... Read more...

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PCB launches anti-corruption educational programme post spot-fixing scandal


April 22nd, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 22(ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has launched a programme to educate cricketers and officials on how to "avoid getting lured into corrupt practices" in the light of last year's ... Read more...

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PCB issues tougher regulations for registration of players’ agents post spot-fixing saga


April 21st, 2011 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 21(ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has issued a new set of tougher regulations for the registration of players' agents in the light of last year's spot-fixing scandal that rocked ... Read more...

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‘Biased’ ICC, ‘toothless’ PCB cost Pakistan 2011 World Cup: Pak newspaper


April 5th, 2011 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 5(ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has accomplished its mission by not letting Pakistan have their best bowlers- Muhammad Aamir and Muhammad Asif- at their disposal during the 2011 World ... Read more...

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Scripting a new story for Bollywood scriptwriters (This is the second in a series by IANS on Bollywood’s behind-the-scenes people)


March 26th, 2011 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Gone are the days when the script was the weakest link of a movie and multi-starrers were a sureshot way to success. As the ... Read more...

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Recruitment drive in Aligarh Muslim University


February 27th, 2011 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh, Feb 27 (IANS) For the first time in the history of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), its students' union organised a recruitment drive, an exercise to break away from the usual political ... Read more...

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