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Jaini, Bhullar, Das chase Siddikur at Panasonic Open


March 30th, 2012 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) Manav Jaini was flawless for the second successive day, while Gaganjeet Bhullar did not miss a single fairway and the duo, along with Ashok Kumar ... Read more...

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Government to rope in chemists to fight TB (March 24 is World Tuberculosis Day)


March 24th, 2012 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) Concerned about the irrational use of drugs to treat tuberculosis by private practitioners, the government now plans to rope in chemists and bring prescriptions ... Read more...

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BAI gets green signal for Indian Open


March 21st, 2012 - 1:36 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) The Badminton World Federation (BWF) Tuesday gave the green signal to the Badminton Association of India (BAI) to host the Yonex Sunrise India Open here ... Read more...

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Bollywood bids adieu to Joy


March 10th, 2012 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 10 (IANS) Actor-filmmaker Joy Mukherjee, who died Friday, was cremated here Saturday.The last rites were performed at 11.30 a.m. at the Versova crematorium close to his residence in ... Read more...

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Bollywood veteran Joy Mukherjee dead (Second Lead)


March 9th, 2012 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 9 (IANS) Bollywood veteran Joy Mukherjee, who acted in films like "Love in Simla", died at Lilavati Hospital here Friday, his spokesman said. He was 73.Mukherjee, who was ... Read more...

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Bollywood veteran Joy Mukherjee dead (Lead)


March 9th, 2012 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 9 (IANS) Bollywood veteran Joy Mukherjee, who acted in films like "Love in Simla", died at Lilavati Hospital here Friday, his spokesman said. He was 73.He is survived ... Read more...

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Dilip Kumar visits ailing Joy Mukherjee


March 9th, 2012 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 9 (IANS) Actor-filmmaker Joy Mukherjee, who is on a ventilator at the Lilavati Hospital here, had special visitors on Holi. Bollywood's golden couple Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu, ... Read more...

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Joy Mukherjee still critical


March 7th, 2012 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 7 (IANS) Yesteryears star Joy Mukherjee is still on ventilator and his condition remains critical."He is still on ventilator. His condition is the same for the past 48 ... Read more...

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Joy Mukherjee’s condition still critical


March 6th, 2012 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 6 (IANS) Bollywood veteran Joy Mukherjee, who has been admitted to the Lilavati Hospital here, has shown no signs of improvement and the next 72 hours till Friday ... Read more...

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Roerich Trust official has valid visa, says police now


February 28th, 2012 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Feb 28 (IANS) Police Tuesday admitted that a foreign national associated for over a decade with Russian painter and philosopher Nicholas Roerich's multi-crore estate near Himachal Pradesh's Kullu has ... Read more...

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Roerich Trust ex-official summoned in visa case


February 27th, 2012 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Feb 27 (IANS) A foreign national associated with Russian painter and philosopher Nicholas Roerich's multi-crore estate near Kullu town in Himachal Pradesh has been summoned to answer charges of ... Read more...

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Another row dogs International Roerich Trust


February 26th, 2012 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Feb 26 (IANS) In a new twist to the controversies shrouding Russian painter and philosopher Nicholas Roerich's multi-crore estate in Himachal Pradesh's Kullu district, a trust official, accused of ... Read more...

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Delhi told to pay damages for Tihar inmate’s suicide


February 6th, 2012 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Monday asked the Delhi government to pay Rs.1 lakh to the kin of a Tihar Jail inmate who committed ... Read more...

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Hindu temple comes up in Bihar - with Muslim help


February 5th, 2012 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Feb 5 (IANS) In a shining example of communal harmony in India, Muslims have helped build a Hindu temple dedicated to goddess Durga in Bihar's Gaya district, not ... Read more...

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Superstars, wildlife and religion on bookshelf (IANS Books This Week)


February 4th, 2012 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) Unwind this weekend with a pile of meaningful books. Browse with IANS.1. "Bollywood's Top 20: Superstars of Indian Cinema"; Edited by Bhaichand Patel; Published ... Read more...

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Gangjee takes one-shot lead in Kensville Challenge


January 28th, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Jan 28 (IANS) Rahil Gangjee had a roller-coaster of a ride in the last four holes, but in the end emerged with a one-shot lead on a tightly packed ... Read more...

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Gangjee, Kapur share lead at Kensville Challenge Golf


January 27th, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Jan 27 (IANS) India's Rahil Gangjee (69) and Shiv Kapur (68), who are making their debut on the Challenge Tour, shared the lead at the midway stage of the ... Read more...

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Poverty forces man to dump wife’s body


January 23rd, 2012 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 23 (IANS) Police are looking for a man who left the body of his wife at their rented house and disappeared as he did not have money to ... Read more...

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Police complaint against ‘The Satanic Verses’ reading


January 22nd, 2012 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 22 (IANS) A complaint has been lodged with the police here against the four authors who read out excerpts from Salman Rushdie's "The Satanic Verses" in an unscheduled ... Read more...

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Krishna visits IPKF martyrs memorial in Lanka


January 17th, 2012 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Jan 17 (IANS) India's External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Tuesday became the first top leader to visit the Indian Peace Keeping Force (IPKF) Memorial built in the memory of ... Read more...

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Six quarter-milers handed one-year ban, olympics doubtful (Lead)


December 23rd, 2011 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) India's leading six women quarter-milers, including Asian Games double gold medallist Ashwini Akkunji, were banned for one year by the national anti-doping disciplinary panel here ... Read more...

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Six women quarter-milers get 12-month ban, but London hopes alive


December 23rd, 2011 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) India's six women quarter-milers, including Asian Games double gold medallist Ashwini Akkunji, were Friday banned for one year by the national anti-doping disciplinary panel and ... Read more...

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Haryana, Karnataka post fine wins in National Basketball


December 20th, 2011 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 20 (IANS) Haryana defeated Himachal Pradesh 101-64 to register their third consecutive win in the 62nd Senior National Basketball Championship here Tuesday.Haryana were dominant from the outset as ... Read more...

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National Basketball: Services stretched by Chattisgarh (Lead)


December 16th, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 16 (IANS) Champions Indian Railways raced to victories in both sections, but last year's runners-up Services were pushed to the limit by Chattisgarh in a highly entertaining men's ... Read more...

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After drought, bumper paddy crop cheers Bihar farmers


December 12th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Dec 12 (IANS) Ramesh Singh and Satender Yadav are in a relaxed frame of mind these days. After two years of successive drought, a bumper paddy crop this ... Read more...

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Javed Akhtar in retrospect of Bollywood’s ‘Classic Legends’


November 26th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 26 (IANS) From Raj Kapoor, Nargis, Kishore Kumar to Majrooh Sultanpuri, Bimal Roy and Vijay Anand -- script writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar is set to tell all about 13 ... Read more...

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Kerala woos tourists from Scandinavian countries


November 20th, 2011 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 20 (IANS) In a marketing strategy to rev up the dwindling receipts from global tourism, Kerala unfolded a range of products and packages to woo more tourists from ... Read more...

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Eleven held for killing of Hindu doctors in Pakistan


November 16th, 2011 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 16 (IANS) Eleven people have been nabbed for the killing of three Hindu doctors, who were brothers, in Pakistan's Sindh province, Interior Minister Rehman Malik said.Ajeet Kumar, Naresh ... Read more...

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Three held for duping jeweller of Rs.1 crore


November 13th, 2011 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) A man and his two sons were arrested here for cheating a jeweller of around Rs.1 crore, police said Sunday.Ashok Kumar, 67, and his two ... Read more...

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Autorickshaw users expect smooth ride after court order


November 12th, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) Commuters in Delhi are hoping that the Supreme Court's nod for issuing 100,000 fresh autorickshaw permits would mean greater competition and an end to their ... Read more...

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Gilani condemns murder of three Hindu doctors


November 9th, 2011 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 9 (IANS) Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has strongly condemned the killing of three doctor brothers belonging to the Hindu community and directed that the culprits ... Read more...

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Azamgarh tense after student’s death in accident


November 4th, 2011 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 4 (IANS) A mob fought pitched battles with police and resorted to arson and vandalism in Uttar Pradesh's Azamgarh district Friday after a school student was mowed down ... Read more...

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Retired IIT professor kills self in Delhi


October 22nd, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) A retired Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) professor committed suicide by jumping from the seventh floor of the IIT building here Saturday, police said. No ... Read more...

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Eight held for credit card fraud


October 20th, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Eight people were arrested here for fraudulently obtaining credit cards and duping banks of nearly Rs.35 lakh, police said Thursday.Sunder Kumar, Vikas Malik, Ashok Kumar, ... Read more...

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Osteoporosis, the next big health worry for India (Oct 20 is World Osteoporosis Day)


October 20th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) It is expected to affect 36 million Indians by 2013 but osteoporosis - a disease associated with brittle bones, fractures and painful recovery - remains ... Read more...

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