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Raw hand-to-hand action USP of ‘The Raid - Redemption’ (IANS Movie Review - Rating: ***)


May 11th, 2012 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "The Raid - Redemption"; Cast: Iko Uwais, Ananda George and Ray Sahetapy; Director: Gareth Evans; Rating: 3/5Simplistically speaking, there are two basic types of action films - super technological ... Read more...

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Youths axe father in Tripura village


April 20th, 2012 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, April 20 (IANS) A quarrel over family matters led two youths to axe their father to death in Tripura, police said here Friday."Following a squabble on family affairs, two ... Read more...

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Apex Court to examine opening of Sri Padmanabhaswamy temple vault


March 29th, 2012 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) As the Supreme Court-appointed expert committee Thursday sought the court's direction on opening of a vault of Kerala's Sri Padmanabhaswamy temple, the apex court said ... Read more...

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Kerala temple treasure: Trial documentation on Feb 9


January 22nd, 2012 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 22 (IANS) A joint-sitting of Supreme Court-appointed committees Sunday decided on a Feb 9 trial run of documenting the treasure unearthed at the famed Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple."On Feb ... Read more...

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Krishna declines comment on court ruling against him


January 20th, 2012 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 20 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Friday declined comment on the Karnataka High Court allowing probe into allegations that he had de-reserved large forest area for mining ... Read more...

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Illegal mining: Court allows probe of Krishna, Kumaraswamy’s role (Lead)


January 20th, 2012 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 20 (IANS) In a jolt to External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna and a major embarrassment to the Congress, the Karnataka High Court Friday allowed probe into charges that ... Read more...

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Kerala temple treasure’s documentation begins Nov 9


October 15th, 2011 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 15 (IANS) Documentation of the nearly Rs.1 lakh crore-worth treasure unearthed at the famed Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple in Kerala would begin Nov 9, said the head of a ... Read more...

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Yogananda was India’s greatest gift to West: Kriyananda


October 13th, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) Paramhansa Yogananda, whose "Autobiography of a Yogi" is considered a spiritual gem, was India's greatest gift to the West, Ananda Sangha founder Swami Kriyananda said ... Read more...

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Sun TV shares tumble as CBI set to file FIR against Dayanidhi Maran


September 29th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 29 (IANS) The shares of media major Sun TV, promoted by Kalanithi Maran, tumbled in Thursday's trade a day after the CBI told the Supreme Court that it ... Read more...

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Kerala temple’s vault B not to be opened now: Supreme Court


September 22nd, 2011 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Opening vault B of Kerala's Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple will be considered only after the around Rs.1 lakh crore worth of treasure unearthed from the other ... Read more...

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Don’t open Kerala temple’s vault B for now: Supreme Court


September 16th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) Reserving its order on opening vault B of Kerala's Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple, the Supreme Court Friday said it would take into account the traditions and ... Read more...

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Specialised agency to value Kerala temple treasure


September 6th, 2011 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 6 (IANS) A joint sitting of the Supreme Court appointed committees on the Sree Padmanabha Swamy temple Tuesday decided to set up a highly specialised agency for valuing ... Read more...

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Padmanabhaswamy temple panel to decide Sep 2 on unopened vault


August 26th, 2011 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 26 (IANS) The Supreme Court-appointed committee Friday decided to wait till Sep 2 to take a call on whether to go ahead with taking inventory of the rare ... Read more...

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Apex court asked to keep Kerala temple’s vault B shut


August 19th, 2011 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) The Supreme Court was moved Friday seeking direction to the apex court appointed committee not to open kallara (vault) B of Sri Padmanabhaswamy temple in ... Read more...

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As cameras enter Kerala temple, prists plan special prayers


August 7th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 7 (IANS) With the Supreme Court appointed committee having begun documentation of the Sri Padmanabhaswamy temple's treasure trove believed to be worth Rs.1 lakh crore, priests will conduct ... Read more...

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Experts begin documenting Kerala temple treasure


August 1st, 2011 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 1 (IANS) A Supreme Court appointed committee of experts Monday began documentation of the Rs.1 lakh crore worth of treasure uncovered in the Sri Padmanabhaswamy temple here.Director General ... Read more...

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Experts to begin documenting Kerala temple treasure


July 31st, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 31 (IANS) A Supreme Court appointed committee of experts will Monday begin documentation of the Rs.1 lakh crore treasure found in Sri Padmanabhaswamy temple, a source said Sunday."The ... Read more...

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‘Temple treasure counting to resume soon’


July 28th, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 28 (IANS) Stocktaking of treasures at the Sri Padmanabha Swamy temple here is expected to resume next month, according to the erstwhile Travancore royal family."A few things have ... Read more...

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New post created to guard Kerala temple treasure


July 26th, 2011 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 26 (IANS) Kerala Tuesday created a new post of the rank of a superintendent of police to specifically protect the treasure estimated at Rs.1 lakh crore found in ... Read more...

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Apex court names panel to evaluate Kerala temple treasure


July 21st, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday set up an experts committee to make an inventory of the treasure found from Kallara (vault) A of the Sri Padmanabhaswamy ... Read more...

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Artificial pancreas to eliminate daily insulin shots


June 26th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 26 (IANS) Two Indian American researchers in the US are developing an artificial pancreas to deliver insulin automatically and with an individualized precision never before possible.Thanks to Mayo ... Read more...

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Campus museums to come up in Kerala, Himachal


June 16th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) The National Museum will launch campus museums in Kochi in Kerala and at Dharamshala in Himachal Pradesh as part of its initiative to promote art ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Delhi celebrates International Museum Day


May 18th, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) The national capital celebrated the International Museum Day Wednesday with several programmes dedicated to promoting the institutionalised conservation of traditional arts and culture of the ... Read more...

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Buddhadeb, CPI-M seek judicial probe into arms drop (Lead)


April 29th, 2011 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 29 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee Friday sought a judicial inquiry into the sensational arms drop case in Purulia in 1995."In view of the gravity of ... Read more...

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Buddhadeb demands judicial inquiry into arms drop case


April 29th, 2011 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 29 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee Friday demanded a judicial inquiry into the massive arms drop case in Purulia in 1995."In view of the gravity of ... Read more...

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National Museum set for complete facelift


April 18th, 2011 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) The National Museum is preparing for a makeover with a massive structural renovation of the built facade and interiors, the process of which has been ... Read more...

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Government mulls new cultural university to conserve heritage


April 17th, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) The National Museum Institute may be deemed a cultural university by the central government to promote academic research and study of Indian culture and heritage, ... Read more...

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Indian Kathak dancer performs at Dhaka fest


December 2nd, 2010 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Dec 2 (IANS) A dance recital by leading Indian Kathak guru Rajendra Kumar Gangani and his disciple Swathi Sinha marked the conclusion of a five-day dance fest here.The dance festival is ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Four women display paintings at Indian fest in Dhaka


December 1st, 2010 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Dec 1 (IANS) Paintings by four women artistes are being exhibited here as part of an Indian cultural festival.The festival, Ananda Jagya, is being organised by Indira Gandhi Cultural Centre (IGCC), ... Read more...

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Indian cultural festival to open in Bangladesh


November 23rd, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Nov 23 (IANS) An India cultural festival with art exhibitions as well performances by Indian artists is being organised in Bangladesh, beginning Friday."Ananda Jagya", a week-long dance, music, crafts and film ... Read more...

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Global Nair organisation to be launched in Delhi Sunday


October 16th, 2010 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) Global Nair Service Society, an organisation of the Nairs residing outside Kerala, will be launched at a public function here Sunday, the organisers said.The organisation ... Read more...

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At 61, National Museum to get a facelift


October 9th, 2010 - 10:41 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) Weekly regional showcases, additional display spaces, digitised state-of-the-art exhibitions, audiovisual guided tours and initiatives to involve children... hoping to be counted as amongst the best ... Read more...

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Andhra concerned over impact of Ohio’s decision on IT sector


September 12th, 2010 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 11 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister K. Rosaiah is concerned over the impact of the decision of US' Ohio state, to ban outsourcing to India, on the state's Information ... Read more...

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Imphal school students nab militant


September 2nd, 2010 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Sep 2 (ANI): Students of the Ananda Singh Higher Secondary School here have nabbed a militant who was trying to extort money from their principal.The extortionist believed to be a cadre ... Read more...

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Three Maoists arrested in police officer’s killing


September 1st, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 1 (IANS) Police in West Bengal arrested three suspected Maoist cadres from Bankura district in connection with the killing of a police officer, police said Wednesday. Bankura Police Superintendent Pranev Kumar ... Read more...

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