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Asaram Bapu survives chopper crash, probe ordered


August 29th, 2012 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad/New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) Spiritual leader Asaram Bapu and four others had a providential escape Wednesday when a private helicopter he was flying in crash-landed in Godhra in Gujarat, ... Read more...

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24 children to get National Bravery Awards


January 18th, 2012 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi. Jan 18 (IANS) An 11-year-old boy who saved eight of his school mates from a burning van in Uttar Pradesh, and a 14-year-old girl who rescued her ... Read more...

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1,100 convicts write Gandhi exam in jails


October 2nd, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 2 (IANS) Nearly 1,100 inmates of 13 jails in Maharashtra appeared for a Gandhi Peace Examination here Sunday to mark the launch of the Gandhi Jayanti Week celebrations ... Read more...

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Know your Gandhi? Maharashtra prisoners prepare for test


September 30th, 2011 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 30 (IANS) Come Oct 2, and over 1,000 prisoners and officials alike from 14 jails of Maharashtra will pay tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on his birth anniversary in ... Read more...

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Mahatma comes alive through Pancham Singh’s TV serial


September 11th, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 11 (IANS) Producer Pancham Singh is bringing Mahatma Gandhi's journey through an over 300-part television series and Vivan Gandhi, the great great grandson of the apostle of non-violence, ... Read more...

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South Indian actress Nayanthara changes religion?


August 9th, 2011 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 9 (IANS) Top southern actress Nayanthara has converted from Christianity to Hinduism, say sources close to the Arya Samaj, even as she herself maintains a studied silence on ... Read more...

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Spiritual leader slammed for ‘remark’ against Sonia


June 30th, 2011 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
Raipur, June 29 (IANS) The Chhattisgarh Congress Wednesday lashed out at spiritual leader Asaram Bapu for his alleged statement against party president Sonia Gandhi at a religious function earlier ... Read more...

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Ramdev ends fast on ninth day (Lead)


June 12th, 2011 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Dehradun, June 12 (IANS) Nine days after his hunger strike against corruption triggered a political war, yoga guru Baba Ramdev broke his fast here Sunday on the appeal of spiritual ... Read more...

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Eight accused acquitted in Ramabai Nagar riots case


April 14th, 2011 - 12:43 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 13 (IANS) A Mumbai court Wednesday acquitted eight people who were charged with attempt to murder during the Ramabai Nagar firing incident in Ghatkopar 14 years ago.According ... Read more...

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Young bravehearts get free tickets from Air India


January 25th, 2011 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 25 (IANS) All the children who have been conferred the National Bravery Award for 2010 and their families will be given free tickets by Air India, an airline official said ... Read more...

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Chinmayi: Will Endhiran Singer Turn To Acting Now?


December 6th, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Apart from singing, Chinmayi has anchored many programmes and dubbed for many renowned actresses like Bhumika Chawla and Trisha. Her voice clarity and diction took her to dubbing and the latest ... Read more...

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Sachin a god in cricketing world: Bapu Nadkarni


December 5th, 2010 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 5 (IANS) Former Indian left arm spinner Bapu Nadkarni rates Sachin Tendulkar as "god in the world of cricket" and says he himself would have run out of strategies ... Read more...

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Asaram ashram encroachment demolished in Gujarat


November 27th, 2010 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Nov 27 (IANS) Revenue authorities Saturday demolished certain encroachments of the ashram of spiritual leader Asaram Bapu in Bhairavi village of Navsari district in south Gujarat.The ashram was officially allocated 10 ... Read more...

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God Man Asaram Bapu’s hermitage demolished in Gujarat


November 27th, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
Navsari (Gujarat), Nov.27 (ANI): Navsari District administration officials on Saturday demolished the ashram or hermitage of God Man Asaram Bapu.Naveen Kashkar, the deputy head of the village council of the district's Chikhali ... Read more...

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Nation pays homage to Mahatma Gandhi on his 141st birth anniversary


October 2nd, 2010 - 11:35 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 2 (ANI): The nation on Saturday paid homage to Mahatma Gandhi on his 141st birth anniversary.President Pratibha Patil, Vice-President Hamid Ansari, Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh, UPA Chairperson ... Read more...

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Mahatma Gandhi inspired millions to unite for cause of freedom, independence: President Patil


October 1st, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 1 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil on Friday greeting the people of the country on the eve of Gandhi Jayanti said Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi inspired millions ... Read more...

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Trendspotting in parliament: Gandhi sketch stands out


July 26th, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) A Congress MP had Mahatma Gandhi 'backing' him in parliament -- literally. His kurta with an outline sketch of 'Bapu' at the back was indeed eye-catching. Vijay ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro slaps case against agency for fake jobs (Lead)


April 11th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) The Delhi Metro has filed a police complaint against an agency which allegedly advertised 2,000 jobs in the capital's metro rail service, officials Sunday said. Delhi Police ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro files case against fake recruitment agency


April 11th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) The Delhi Metro Sunday filed a police complaint against an agency that allegedly advertised for granting more than 2,000 job placements in the capital's metro rail service. Several ... Read more...

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Swamis in scandals: What keeps the faith?


March 25th, 2010 - 11:01 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Twenty-seven-year-old Priya, a devotee of Paramahamsa Nityananda Swami, can't believe a video footage where the Karnataka-based spiritual guru is allegedly shown in a compromising position with a ... Read more...

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Pay tax arrears, Ahmedabad civic body tells Asaram’s ashram


March 10th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, March 10 (IANS) The Ahmedabad civic body has slapped a notice on spiritual guru Asaram Bapu's ashram here for non-payment of property tax and asked it to pay Rs.3.5 lakh by ... Read more...

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India start Commonwealth Shooting campaign with two golds


February 19th, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) India started their campaign in the Commonwealth Shooting Championships with two golds, a silver and bronze. The first gold came in the 10-metre air rifle pairs men with ... Read more...

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India strikes gold on day one of Commonwealth Shooting Championship


February 19th, 2010 - 3:46 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 19 (ANI): Shooters Gagan Narang and P T Raghunath brought glory to the country on the first day of the Commonwealth Shooting Championship by winning the gold medal ... Read more...

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Shooting teams announced for Commonwealth championships


January 23rd, 2010 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) India Saturday announced the teams for different categories for the Commonwealth Shooting Championships from Feb 17-28 at the Karni Singh Shooting Range here. Shooters from 10 Commonwealth countries ... Read more...

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President Patil meets children chosen for national bravery awards


January 19th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 19(ANI): President Pratibha Patil on Tuesday met the 21 children, who will be awarded the National Bravery Awards for 2009 by Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on January ... Read more...

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Eunuchs burn effigy of Asaram Bapu


January 19th, 2010 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Jan 18 (IANS) Spiritual leader Asaram Bapu seems to have provoked the ire of the third sex. Eunuchs in Ahmedabad took to the streets here Monday protesting against what they termed ... Read more...

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Prime Minister to give National Bravery Awards on Jan 21


January 18th, 2010 - 9:13 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 18(ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh will give away National Bravery Awards for 2009 to 21 children in the national capital on January 21.The children, eight girls ... Read more...

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Man goes missing from Asaram’s ashram


December 19th, 2009 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Dec 19 (IANS) A visitor from Kolkata has gone missing from spiritual guru Asaram Bapu's ashram in Ahmedabad, his family has told the police. According to a complaint lodged with the Sabarmati ... Read more...

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Attempt to murder charges against spiritual guru Asaram Bapu


December 7th, 2009 - 1:19 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Dec 6 (IANS) Spiritual guru Asaram Bapu and two of his disciples were Sunday charged with attempt to murder following an attack on an estranged supporter late Saturday, police said. Asaram's ... Read more...

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Telestars define Father Of The Nation


October 2nd, 2009 - 7:30 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Today is a significant day for our nation as it is a birthday of our dear "Bapu" i.e. Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi. As we all know that Gandhiji is also known as ... Read more...

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Gujarat monks campaign against polythene bags to save cows


August 13th, 2009 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Junagadh (Gujarat), Aug 13 (IANS) A group of Hindu monks will Monday launch a campaign to rid this Gujarat city of all polythene waste to save cows, considered holy by the Hindus. The ... Read more...

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Anandi’s mom is back in Balika Vadhu!


August 7th, 2009 - 7:53 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Bhairavi Raichura, who plays Anandi's mother in the serial Balika Vadhu, has been missing from the show for a quite long time now. She was shown to be on char dham ... Read more...

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Protests against painting of historical Vidhan Sabha


May 15th, 2009 - 6:05 pm ICT by admin
By Bobby RamakantCivil society has lodged a written complaint against the painting of a part of the 85 years old Vidhan Sabha building (state council house) by the Estate Department of the ... Read more...

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Abhinav to skip shooting events this year


March 13th, 2009 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) India's Olympic shooting champion Abhinav Bindra will skip all the major international events this year. Bindra, who took time off from shooting after winning India's first-ever individual gold ... Read more...

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Asaram Bapu celebrates Holi with his devotees in Nagpur


March 9th, 2009 - 8:41 pm ICT by ANI
Nagpur, Mar 9 (ANI): Popular Indian seer Asaram Bapu played Holi with devotees at his ashram in Nagpur city on Monday. Holi, which is celebrated to mark the triumph of good over ... Read more...

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