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Etios Motor Racing series car gets the nod


August 7th, 2012 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 5 (IANS) The Etios Motor Racing (EMR) car received the thumbs-up from not just the 25 short-listed drivers, but also the acknowledged experts as Toyota paraded the vehicle ... Read more...

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Not fit for action movies: Pattinson


June 4th, 2012 - 3:55 am ICT by IANS
London, June 4 (IANS) Actor Robert Pattinson says he prefers smaller, gritty dramas over blockbuster because he thinks he doesn't have the physique to be an action hero."If there is ... Read more...

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Victoria plans debut store in London


May 23rd, 2012 - 1:41 am ICT by IANS
London, May 23 (IANS) Singer-turned-fashion designer Victoria Beckham plans to open her first fashion store in London followed by stores in Asia, particularly in Hong Kong, in the near ... Read more...

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World hockey looking at India as major hub for the sport


February 27th, 2012 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) Indian hockey may be taking baby steps in seeking to regain its erstwhile stature, with its qualification for the London Olympics being among the first ... Read more...

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Victoria Beckham trusts her design quality


January 4th, 2012 - 2:24 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 4 (IANS) Singer-turned-fashion designer Victoria Beckham says the quality of her designs can never be criticised because she refused to compromise with her creations.When the former Spice ... Read more...

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Corruption-hit Karnataka to end graft at lower levels


November 6th, 2011 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 6 (IANS) Steeply falling from grace, from being the first Indian state to set up the Lokayukta (ombudsman) to one where corruption has spread like cancer, Karnataka ... Read more...

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I’m a diehard Priyanka fan: Shraddha Kapoor


August 3rd, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 3 (IANS) Newcomer Shraddha Kapoor is taking baby steps in the industry and guess who she idolizes? She takes inspiration from Priyanka Chopra's acting and when it ... Read more...

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Is this the Arab world’s Berlin Wall moment? (Comment)


February 18th, 2011 - 11:05 am ICT by IANS
By P.P. Balachandran Over 300 years ago, the English poet John Dryden had warned us against the fury of a patient man. Looks like the anger of the patient Arab is finally ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Kylie Minogue speaks of her joy at celebrating 5 years without cancer


January 3rd, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 3 (ANI): Singer Kylie Minogue has spoken out about her joy as she celebrates being cancer free for five years.Minogue, 42, who revealed she had some "horribly, horribly low ... Read more...

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Are Indians good enough to take on the world? (Asian Games Review)


November 28th, 2010 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
By Veturi Srivatsa New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) The comparison between India and China as sporting nations is inevitable after Delhi organised the Commonwealth Games and Guangzhou the Asian Games within a ... Read more...

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John Mayer joins fight against malaria


October 31st, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 31 (ANI): John Mayer has urged his fans to contribute money to provide anti-malaria nets for families in third world countries in a bid to help poverty-stricken kids lead ... Read more...

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Catmoss Launches Ramayana Merchandise


October 12th, 2010 - 11:37 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 12,  2010 (Showbiz PR Wire): Today's kids are very self-assured, they have a high degree of confidence, and they are quite aware of their choices and are as discerning, as ... Read more...

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Scientists find protein that controls environmental stress in plants


August 24th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 24 (ANI): Researchers have found the protein that controls plants' response to environmental stresses such as drought, excessive radiation and cold.A team of Wisconsin researchers identified that plant hormone ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Khushboo Joins Politics


May 1st, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 01, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Popular south actress Khushboo is all set to make an entry into politics. The actress is now relieved after the Supreme Court decision put an end to ... Read more...

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Afghans show the way to improved lives without fear of Taliban


November 13th, 2009 - 6:52 pm ICT by ANI
Jurm (Afghanistan), Nov.13 (ANI): Since arriving in Afghanistan in 2001, the United States and its Western allies have spent billions of dollars on development projects. Much of that money has been ... Read more...

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‘Brain-to-brain communication’ developed


October 15th, 2009 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 15 (ANI): Reading minds would soon be possible, thanks to British scientists who have developed a system that creates "brain to brain communication."The system, developed by a team at the ... Read more...

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Zee TV Weekend synopsis (24th July to 26th July 2009)


July 23rd, 2009 - 12:03 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Zee TV Weekend synopsis Saregamapa L'il Champs Telecast date: Friday, 24th july at 9:30pm Imraan Khan and Ravi Kisshan were the guest judges on Saregamapa L'il champs this week and were ecstatic about the ... Read more...

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Azim Premji sees signs of stability, feels upbeat about future


July 22nd, 2009 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 22 (IANS) Managing a 12 percent growth in profit for Wipro even in these trying times, India's billionaire tech czar Azim Premji Wednesday said he was now more upbeat about ... Read more...

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Centre wants CRPF to play secondary role in Jammu and Kashmir: Chidambaram


June 11th, 2009 - 11:40 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, June 11 (ANI): Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Thursday said that the Central Government wants the paramilitary forces to play only a secondary role in Jammu and Kashmir State.Chidamabaram, during ... Read more...

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Mandy Moore “always knew” her music was different from Britney Spears’


June 5th, 2009 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 5 (ANI): Mandy Moore has said that she "always knew" her music style would be different from that of Britney Spears and Christina Aguilera's.The 25-year-old, who rose to prominence ... Read more...

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Get Gorgeous winner Priyanka Shah makes her Tamil film debut


May 13th, 2009 - 2:06 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Get Gorgeous winner Priyanka Shah is making her debut as heroine opposite Sibiraj and Kannada actor Vishal Hegde in Kalla Kadhalan, produced by Gaurav Sharma and directed by Ramya. The tall ... Read more...

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Carmen Electra taking ”baby steps” with fiance Patterson to avoid divorce


December 23rd, 2008 - 4:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 23 (ANI): Hollywood actress Carmen Electra is planning a long engagement with new beau- Rob Patterson, as she does not want her new marriage to end in divorce.Electra, who ... Read more...

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As n-deal moves forward, nostalgic scientists recall baby steps


July 24th, 2008 - 10:20 am ICT by IANS
By Venkatachari Jagannathan Kalpakkam, July 24 (IANS) As India readies to seal the nuclear deal with the US further consolidating its nuclear energy programme, a group of scientists here looked back nostalgically to ... Read more...

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Tourists flock back to Kashmir


July 12th, 2008 - 8:47 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, July 12 (ANI): Not long ago, people on flights from Delhi to Srinagar were government officials, local businessmen or journalists. Years of fighting between separatist militants and security forces had ... Read more...

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