Log on, perform prayers online!

March 18th, 2012 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, March 18 (IANS) Two prominent Hindu shrines in Himachal Pradesh will offer online prayers and other services to devotees from this week.From this Chaitra Navratri festival, beginning March 23, ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro opens winter home for elderly

November 21st, 2011 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) The Delhi Metro has opened an Old Age Winter Home in south Delhi to save homeless male senior citizens from the winter chill, a Delhi ... Read more...

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Astad Deboo bridges social divide with Tagore choreography

November 12th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) Renowned contemporary dancer Astad Deboo will preview his "Interpreting Tagore", choreographed with homeless boys from a destitute shelter, at the Indian Council For Cultural Relations ... Read more...

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Thousands of devotees throng Himachal temples

September 28th, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Sep 28 (IANS) Thousands of devotees Wednesday thronged prominent temples in Himachal Pradesh to mark the onset of the nine-day long Navratra festival, the holy period of Hindus."Special arrangements ... Read more...

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Orphanage caretakers arrested for harassing minor girls

September 2nd, 2011 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Nerul (Navi Mumbai), Sep 2 (IANS) Navi Mumbai police Friday arrested the caretaker of an orphanage in Nerul here and his wife on charges of harassing and molesting minor girls."Twelve ... Read more...

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NGO officials detained in Navi Mumbai

March 4th, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Navi Mumbai, March 4 (IANS) Three officials of a children's NGO were detained here after a child rights protection committee filed a report of misconduct against it, an official said."We ... Read more...

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Mesothelioma - Rare cancer in central Turkey wipes out half of three villages

November 6th, 2010 - 12:41 am ICT by BNO News
ISTANBUL, TURKEY (BNO NEWS) -- Half of the deaths in a small Turkish village located in its central region have been caused by a rare type of cancer, mesothelioma, local officials said ... Read more...

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Himachal to link shrine with ropeway

October 28th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Oct 28 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh government has decided to link a Hindu shrine in Hamirpur district with a ropeway after which it would take just 10 minutes to traverse a ... Read more...

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A chronicle of Manhattan from the streets of Delhi (With Images)

February 2nd, 2010 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) A continent and the Atlantic Ocean separate the World Trade Centre and the young Vicky Roy from Purulia, an impoverished district in West Bengal, but the geographical ... Read more...

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Man impersonating as Delhi Police head constable arrested

January 14th, 2010 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) A 25-year-old man who impersonated as a Delhi Police head constable and allegedly cheated half a dozen people by promising them vehicles auctioned by police at cheap ... Read more...

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Shibani getting socially and politically right

April 29th, 2009 - 2:11 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The lady sure wins hearts with her voice, but singer and music composer Shibani Kashyap is making the most out of it.Of late, we've spotted Shibani at various events promoting an ... Read more...

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National bravery award for boy who identified Sep 13 blast perpetrators

January 17th, 2009 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Twelve-year-old Rahul will get the prestigious National Bravery Award Jan 26 for his courage in providing vital information and in helping identify suspected terrorists who planted a ... Read more...

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‘Maoists forcibly recruiting child soldiers in Chhattisgarh’

May 7th, 2008 - 10:50 am ICT by admin
By Sujeet Kumar Raipur, May 7 (IANS) Maoist guerrillas are forcibly recruiting minors in their ranks as child soldiers in large forested areas of Chhattisgarh, police say. "Rebels are conducting a massive drive ... Read more...

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