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India set for series sweep (Preview)


August 30th, 2012 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 30 (IANS) After a lapse of 17 years, New Zealand face India at the Mangalam Chinnaswamy Stadium here looking to score their only third cricket Test win ... Read more...

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Laxman always found Eden ‘very very special’


August 18th, 2012 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 18 (IANS) V.V.S. Laxman's decision to quit international cricket has created an emptiness at the Eden Gardens - an iconic venue with which the stylish Hyderabadi's love affair ... Read more...

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Fairytale ride continues for ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ children


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 22 (IANS) From slums to flats, from "Slumdog Millionaire" to another international movie with Anthony Hopkins. The dream ride continues for Rubina Rafiq Qureshi and Azharuddin ... Read more...

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Non-bailable warrant against Azharuddin


March 1st, 2012 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) A Delhi court Thursday issued a non-bailable warrant against former Indian cricket captain-turned-MP Mohammed Azharuddin after he failed to appear in person before a court ... Read more...

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Laxman’s tryst with ‘very very special’ Eden still going strong


November 15th, 2011 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 15 (IANS) V.V.S. Laxman's love affair with Eden Gardens has been on for over a decade now. And it is still going strong. The stylish willower scripted his ... Read more...

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Fire rages through ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ actors’ previous homes


March 5th, 2011 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 4 (IANS) A major fire raged through a slum in Bandra area of Mumbai Friday night where the child actors of Oscar-winning film "Slumdog Millionaire" used to ... Read more...

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‘Slumdog’ kids back in shanties - with Oscar dreams


March 2nd, 2011 - 2:01 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 26 (IANS) Their crowning glory at the 81st Academy Awards over, it's back to the grimy routine of Mumbai shanties for little Azharuddin Shaikh Ismail Usman and ... Read more...

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Jwala Gutta In KBC 4!


November 1st, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 1, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Sony TV is garnering a good number of TRPs with its recently launched show ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati’ season 4 as its previous host Amitabh Bahchan returned ... Read more...

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Twitter community assails spot-fixing cricketers


September 6th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Debayan Mukherjee Kolkata, Sep 6 (IANS) As cricket bosses grappled to find a way out of the spot-fixing mess involving Pakistan players, social networking forum twitter was flooded with comments from fans ... Read more...

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Verma expected to be re-elected BAI president


June 12th, 2010 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 12 (IANS) V.K. Verma's reign as the president of the Badminton Association of India (BAI) is likely to continue as he is expected to be re-elected at Sunday's annual general ... Read more...

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Slumdog star Rubina Ali set to move from shantytown


January 14th, 2010 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 14 (ANI): Slumdog Millionaire child star Rubina Ali, who lived in Mumbai's slum, is all set to move into a new luxury home.The 10-year-old girl, who played a poverty-stricken ... Read more...

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Slumdog child star Rubina Ali left homeless


December 31st, 2009 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 31 (ANI): Slumdog Millionaire child star Rubina Ali's slum has been demolished to make way for a new railway track.According to a family friend, Rubina, 10, who played Latika ... Read more...

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How Slumdog Millionaire’s success changed lives of film’s child stars


December 26th, 2009 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 26 (ANI): The stupendous success of Slumdog Millionaire has dramatically improved the bleak lifestyle of child stars Rubina Ali and Azharuddin Ismail, with both being enrolled full-time in school, ... Read more...

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Boyle withholds Jai Ho trust fund after Slumdog kids’ truancy reports


November 19th, 2009 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 9 (ANI): 'Slumdog Millionaire' director Danny Boyle has decided to withhold the trust fund set up for the movie's child stars after reports emerged that they are not attending ... Read more...

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‘Slumdog Millionaire’ child stars shine in Kochi


September 19th, 2009 - 8:42 pm ICT by ANI
By Juhan SamuelKochi, Sep 19 (ANI): Child artists of the multiple Oscar award winning movie 'Slumdog Millionaire' were the centre of attraction at the inaugural ceremony of the Kochi International Film ... Read more...

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Slumdog kids ‘to star alongside Anthony Hopkins in new film’


September 8th, 2009 - 11:41 am ICT by ANI
London, Sept 8 (ANI): 'Slumdog Millionaire' child stars Rubina Ali and Azharuddin Ismail are set to star alongside Sir Anthony Hopkins in a new film, it has emerged.The two stars of ... Read more...

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‘Slumdog…’ fame kid’s father dies of tuberculosis


September 6th, 2009 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 6 (IANS) Mohmmed Azharuddin, who featured in the Oscar winning film "Slumdog Millionaire", has lost his father in Mumbai, a family aide said Sunday. "Ismail Shaikh had been suffering ... Read more...

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Boy shot dead during cricket match in Uttar Pradesh


September 6th, 2009 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 6 (IANS) A 16-year-old boy was allegedly shot dead Sunday afternoon following a brawl with his friends during a cricket match, police said. The incident took place in the Gangero village ... Read more...

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‘Slumdog Millionaire’ child star Azharuddin Ismail finally gets new home


July 6th, 2009 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 6 (ANI): 'Slumdog Millionaire' star Azharuddin Ismail has finally moved into his new home, after his shanty was demolished by Mumbai authorities.Ismail, who played the role of young Salim ... Read more...

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“Slumdog” child star gets a new home in Mumbai


July 4th, 2009 - 10:25 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, July 4 (ANI): Azharuddin Ismail, child star of the Oscar-winning movie "Slumdog Millionaire" got his new home in an upmarket Mumbai suburb on Saturday. Ismail, who played the youngest Salim ... Read more...

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Slumdog girl to write her autobiography


June 6th, 2009 - 1:17 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
There has been a lot of drama in Slumdog Millionaire's star Rubina Ali's life. Residing in a Mumbai slum, the girl became an international figure after doing the film and traveled ... Read more...

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‘Slumdog Millionaire’ kid writes memoir


June 6th, 2009 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 6 (IANS) Nine-year-old "Slumdog Millionaire" star Rubina Ali is writing her autobiography, expected to be released next month. Ali's life story, "Slumdog Dreaming: My Journey to the Stars", will be ... Read more...

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I’ll be back in Mumbai to make another film: Danny Boyle (Interview)


June 3rd, 2009 - 8:39 am ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, June 3 (IANS) British director Danny Boyle, who filmed his multiple Oscar-winning "Slumdog Millionaire" in Mumbai, says he misses the city when he is away and that ... Read more...

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‘Slumdog Millionaire’ kids get a British holiday


June 2nd, 2009 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 2 (IANS) "Slumdog Millionaire" child actors Rubina Ali and Azharuddin Mohammed Ismail, whose Mumbai shanties were torn down in a controversial slum clearance last month, are to get a ... Read more...

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‘Slumdog’ kids finally get homes of their own


May 29th, 2009 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 29 (IANS) The two child stars of Oscar-winner "Slumdog Millionaire" finally have a reason to smile as Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan Friday announced Azharuddin Ismail Shaikh and Rubina ... Read more...

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Danny Boyle buys new home for homeless Azharuddin Ismail


May 28th, 2009 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 28 (ANI): Slumdog Millionaire director Danny Boyle has come to the rescue of childstars Azharuddin Ismail and Rubina Ali after they were left homeless following a slum clearing drive ... Read more...

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‘Slumdog’ kid’s father slams Danny Boyle


May 27th, 2009 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 27 (IANS) "Slumdog Millionaire" director Danny Boyle, who rushed to India Wednesday to help the film's child stars, was stunned when a child's father accused him of ignoring them. Some ... Read more...

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Danny Boyle comes to homeless Slumdog stars’ ‘rescue’


May 27th, 2009 - 11:55 am ICT by ANI
London, May 27 (ANI): Slumdog Millionaire director Danny Boyle is flying to India to rescue child stars Rubina Ali and Azharuddin Ismail, it has emerged.Both the child stars' were rendered homeless ... Read more...

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Slumdog Millionaire’ star Ayush Khedekar dream run continues


May 21st, 2009 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Saibal Chatterjee Cannes, May 21 (IANS) From the Oscars to Cannes, life continues to be a dream run for Mumbai boy Ayush Khedekar, who burst on the global scene as the ... Read more...

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Slumdog child star back in his bulldozed shanty home


May 17th, 2009 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 17 (ANI): Azharuddin Mohammed Ismail, child star of hit film "Slumdog Millionaire," and his family have more or less rebuilt their shanty home after officials in Mumbai, India, demolished ... Read more...

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Mumbai’s civic authorities render ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ kids homeless


May 14th, 2009 - 10:39 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, May 14 (ANI): Nearly 20 children who acted in the Oscar-winning "Slumdog Millionaire", including Azharuddin Ismail, got a shock when civic authorities on Thursday demolished the polythene sheet-covered roof which ... Read more...

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‘Slumdog Millionaire’ children back on streets, shanties razed


May 14th, 2009 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) Nearly 20 children who acted in the Oscar-winning "Slumdog Millionaire" have been thrown on the streets after Mumbai civic authorities Thursday morning demolished nearly 50 huts in ... Read more...

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Fifth phase witnesses approximately 62 percent polling


May 13th, 2009 - 9:46 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 13 (ANI): The fifth and final phase of general elections 2009 witnessed approximately 62 percent polling for 86 Lok Sabha constituencies across nine states and two union territories.The polling ... Read more...

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Fifth phase of polling to elect 86 Members of Parliament


May 13th, 2009 - 11:51 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 13 (ANI): Elections for the fifth and final phase of parliamentary elections for the 86 constituencies in seven States and two Union Territories began on Wednesday morning.The ... Read more...

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Polling for fifth phase of Lok Sabha elections begins


May 13th, 2009 - 11:11 am ICT by ANI
Kolkata/Baramulla, May 13 (ANI): Polling for the fifth and last phase of Lok Sabha elections in 86 constituencies in seven States and two Union Territories began today amid tight security.In this ... Read more...

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