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1932 Olympics: Despite groupism India won their second gold (Sports Special)


July 7th, 2012 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
(With India back in Olympic hockey, IANS takes a look at the country's glorious past in the Games. The second of a series of articles recalling the country's performance from the ... Read more...

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India rejoices in Christmas revelry with carols, feasts (Intro Roundup)


December 25th, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 25 (IANS) Homes decked up with lights and stars, midnight masses, church services, gifts, carols and feasts -- India, where Christians constitute 2.3 percent of the ... Read more...

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Christmas celebrated in Kolkata


December 25th, 2011 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 25 (IANS) Cakes, cookies, wine and midnight masses at churches amid tight security marked Christmas celebrations across West Bengal. St. Paul's Cathedral in Kolkata and other churches across ... Read more...

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Big B remembers early Kolkata days


December 25th, 2011 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 25 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has gone down memory lane, recalling the days he spent in Kolkata while he was still looking for work."But back to ... Read more...

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For Christmas, Kolkata truly turns city of joy


December 23rd, 2011 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 23 (IANS) In Bow Barracks, central Kolkata's famous heritage address inhabited by Christians and Anglo-Indians, residents are brewing wine, baking cakes, decking up ceilings with silver bells and ... Read more...

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Anglo-Indian demand desk in minority affairs ministry


January 24th, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) The Anglo-Indian community has demanded a special desk in the minority affairs ministry to deal with matters concerning them. "An Anglo-Indian desk or a nodal officer in the ... Read more...

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Anglo-Indians seek Vatican intervention in Kerala church row


December 7th, 2009 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) Anglo-Indian MP Charles Dias has sought the intervention of the Vatican to end alleged "discrimination" against the community by the Latin Catholic hierarchy in Kerala. The ... Read more...

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We are facing an identity crisis: Anglo-Indian MP


November 17th, 2009 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
By T.G. Biju New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) Protecting the identity and interest of his dwindling community is uppermost in the mind of Charles Dias as he prepares to take oath as a ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Christmas cakes, candles, carols amid security in Kolkata


December 25th, 2008 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 25 (IANS) The city donned a Christmas robe Thursday to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ with cakes, cookies, candles and carols amid tight security for a peaceful festivity.St. Pauls ... Read more...

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A different Christmas from a different time, recall Anglo-Indians (Feature)


December 23rd, 2008 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) Trees decked with homemade decorations adding to the magic of crisp, cold, star-studded nights around Christmas might not be totally lost today, but for Delhi's Anglo-Indians much ... Read more...

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