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Qatar Airways signs pact with Wipro for IT solutions (Lead)


September 13th, 2012 - 1:05 am ICT by IANS
Doha/New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Qatar Airways Wednesday said it has inked a long-term partnership with leading Indian IT company Wipro to develop new technological solutions.The agreement was signed in ... Read more...

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Qatar Airways signs pact with Wipro for IT solutions


September 12th, 2012 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
Doha/New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Qatar Airways Wednesday said it has inked a long-term partnership with leading Indian IT company Wipro to develop new technological solutions."Through this agreement, Wipro will ... Read more...

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Karan Malhotra’s wife Ekta to turn director


August 24th, 2012 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 24 (IANS) "Agneepath" director Karan Malhotra's wife Ekta might wield the megaphone soon too, but only once her husband's next movie, scripted by her, hits the screens."She ... Read more...

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Five Pakistani Army officers jailed for terror links


August 4th, 2012 - 4:26 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 4 (IANS) Five Pakistani Army officers, including a brigadier, have been jailed for having links with a banned extremist group.The Field General Court Marshal convicted them for having ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Four fake candidates caught in Jamia


July 13th, 2012 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) Four candidates, who had hired other people to appear for the written exam for the Bachelor of Technology course at the Jamia Millia Islamia, were ... Read more...

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I want to sing for SRK: Javed Ali


July 2nd, 2012 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 2 (IANS) After lending his voice for almost all top-notch actors like Amitabh Bachchan and Hrithik Roshan, playback singer Javed Ali wants to sing for superstar Shah ... Read more...

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Stage set for J&K; Rally next weekend


June 23rd, 2012 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) The J&K; Bank Mughal Rally is a week away with Team Mahindra, Maruti and Tata zooming in to Srinagar to battle it out in the ... Read more...

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South more disciplined, Bollywood has also moved forward: Sonu Sood


June 22nd, 2012 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 22 (IANS) Actor Sonu Sood, who is straddling both Hindi films and southern cinema successfully, says that the southern film industry is more disciplined and organised."Both ... Read more...

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Length of a role doesn’t matter to Naseer


June 19th, 2012 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) Veteran actor Naseerudin Shah, who will soon be seen in Kabeer Kaushik's forthcoming film "Maximum", says while selecting a role he gives importance to script ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Visa pact with Pakistan needs some approvals: India


May 31st, 2012 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) India Thursday said a new liberalised visa regime could not be worked out with Pakistan as some internal approvals were pending there."Some internal approvals ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

India disappointed as visa pact with Pakistan deferred (Lead)


May 25th, 2012 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Islamabad, May 25 (IANS) India Friday aired its disappointment that the much-awaited liberalised visa pact could not be signed in Islamabad as the Pakistani side had yet to ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

India disappointed as visa accord with Pakistan put off


May 25th, 2012 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Islamabad, May 25 (IANS) India has aired its disappointment that the much-waited liberalised visa regime agreement could not be signed in Islamabad as the Pakistani officials were yet ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

India-Pakistan talks focus on liberalised visa regime (Lead)


May 24th, 2012 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 24 (IANS) Pakistan and India Thursday began their two-day talks here, focusing on a liberalised visa regime. New Delhi will also press for action against the perpetrators of ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

India-Pakistan talks focus on visas, Mumbai probe


May 24th, 2012 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 24 (IANS) Pakistan and India Thursday began their two-day talks here, focusing on visa regime relaxation and progress on the Mumbai terror attack investigations, a media report ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Motorsports: Close win for Arya Gandhi


May 20th, 2012 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 20 (IANS) Mumbai lad Arya Gandhi of RayoRacing (206 points) pipped Chennai's Surya Raguram of Meco Racing by one point (205) to emerge the Junior Max champion in ... Read more...

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Song, dance a major crisis for me: Big B


May 9th, 2012 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who is set to recreate the magic of "Amar Akbar Anthony" in a special track for Rohit Shetty's "Bol Bachchan", finds ... Read more...

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Big B recreates ‘My name is Anthony Gonsalves’


May 8th, 2012 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 8 (IANS) Amitabh Bachchan is set to recreate the magic of "Amar Akbar Anthony" in a special track for Rohit Shetty's "Bol Bachchan". In the song, he ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Yesterday once more with Indian film fest in Russia


April 9th, 2012 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) It'll be yesterday once more when 15 Bollywood movies including "3 Idiots", "Ishqiya" and "Fashion" are screened in Moscow and St. Petersburg at a film ... Read more...

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Rumours on Geelani’s health during a mock drill


March 30th, 2012 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, March 30 (IANS) Rumours did the rounds in this Jammu and Kashmir summer capital Friday about the health of hardline separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani following a security drill ... Read more...

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Where Holi goes on for 50 days


March 7th, 2012 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mathura, March 7 (IANS) It may be a one-day affair in the rest of India, but Holi is a 50-day cultural exposition in the Braj region of Uttar Pradesh.In the ... Read more...

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Pakistani spy held in Delhi (Lead)


February 21st, 2012 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) A 39-year-old Pakistani spy who had lived in Kolkata since 1992 has been arrested here with "incriminating documents", police said Tuesday.Kamran Akbar alias Attar alias ... Read more...

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Pakistan omit skipper Imran and Waseem from Olympic hockey probables


February 18th, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Feb 18 (IANS) Pakistan have in a surprise move omitted skipper Muhammad Imran, midfielder Waseem Ahmed and goalkeeper Salman Akbar from the preliminary list of hockey probables selected for ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Jaipur delegates slam Rushdie ‘gag’


January 24th, 2012 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 24 (IANS) The intellectuals fraternity at the Jaipur Literature Festival responded with outrage to the new "fatwa" on author Salman Rushdie, who was stopped from addressing the audience ... Read more...

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Big B mourns death of Anthony Gonsalves


January 19th, 2012 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) Amitabh Bachchan, who played the character of Anthony Gonsalves in the 1977 hit movie "Amar Akbar Anthony", has mourned the death of the real-life ... Read more...

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Hrithik completes 12 years, thanks fans


January 15th, 2012 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) Bollywood heartthrob Hrithik Roshan has thanked his fans as he completes 12 years in the Hindi film industry."12 years. Really? Wow, thanks guys for ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Don’t want to only do remakes: Hrithik Roshan


January 13th, 2012 - 10:19 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 13 (IANS) Hrithik Roshan is working in a remake for the first time, but the Bollywood heartthrob is determined not to continue with the genre post-"Agneepath". As ... Read more...

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Qatar Airways makes around $7 billion Airbus order


November 16th, 2011 - 4:28 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Nov 16 (IANS) Qatar Airways Tuesday ordered for 55 Airbus aircraft worth $6.7 billion at the ongoing Dubai Airshow.The order was made for the purchase of 50 eco-efficient Airbus ... Read more...

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Software that tracks your child, identifies right career


November 13th, 2011 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 13 (IANS) It can identify the right career for your child, tell you when he's mischievously missing from the class and message you his test scores as soon ... Read more...

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Man gets life term for raping daughter-in-law


November 1st, 2011 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Nov 1 (IANS) A Ghaziabad court Tuesday sentenced a man to life imprisonment for raping his daughter-in-law in 2008 in Loni area.Additional District and Sessions Judge P.K. Sharma also ... Read more...

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Pakistan announce 30 probables for Champions Trophy


September 26th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Sep 26 (IANS) Pakistan has recalled Sohail Abbas and goalkeeper Salman Akbar but again ignored former captain Rehan Butt while naming 30 probables for the Champions Trophy hockey tournament ... Read more...

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Vice admiral’s guard shoots himself


August 29th, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) A guard posted at the residence of Vice Admiral Shekhar Sinha, chief of the Integrated Defence Staff, shot himself dead with his own rifle Monday, ... Read more...

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Protests outside Sibal, Mukherjee, Dikshit’s houses (Lead)


August 22nd, 2011 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) Supporters of social activist Anna Hazare Monday staged a sit-in protest outside residences of union ministers Kapil Sibal and Pranab Mukherjee and Delhi Chief ... Read more...

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Hazare supporters rally outside Congress HQ


August 22nd, 2011 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) Supporters of social activist Anna Hazare Monday protested noisily outside the Congress headquarters here demanding a strong Lokpal bill to battle corruption.Hazare had Saturday asked ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Boy prefers Hindu guardian to Muslim mother


August 12th, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 12 (IANS) "I do not wish to go back to my mother," 12-year-old Akbar says, looking up with love at his foster father Aiku Lal who has brought ... Read more...

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Court probes finances of woman seeking son’s custody (Lead)


August 10th, 2011 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday sought details on the economic status of a Muslim woman who wants her 14-year-old son, lost eight years ago and being ... Read more...

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