Border melts as India, Bangladesh celebrate Mother Language Day (With Images)

February 21st, 2012 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Akhaurah (India-Bangladesh border), Feb 21 (IANS) With hundreds and thousands of people from either side of the border present and vivid functions and commemorations of the language martyrs, India ... Read more...

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Family feud, dissension in Congress stronghold

April 17th, 2011 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Malda (West Bengal), April 17 (IANS) It's a family affair for the Congress in its stronghold Malda. But blood ties have also spawned family feuds. A section of partymen ... Read more...

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Muslim artisans sell ‘Chopdas’ for Hindu businessmen in Ahmedabad

October 23rd, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by ANI
By KrutikaAhmedabad, Oct.23 (ANI): Ahead of Diwali, Muslim artisans in Ahmedabad are making and selling 'Chopdas' the traditional account books used by members of Gujarati and Rajasthani business community.The Muslim craftsmen are ... Read more...

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Jordan, Syria blast plan to demolish Jerusalem homes

June 25th, 2010 - 1:03 am ICT by IANS
Amman, June 24 (DPA) Jordan's King Abdullah II concluded a brief visit to Syria Thursday, during which he joined Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in condemning an Israeli local planning committee's approval of ... Read more...

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Himesh and Shaan’s emosanal attyachaar rules Maha Muqabla

February 25th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
February 25, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): This week, emotions run high in Music Ka Maha Muqabla as Himesh reiterates on why he insists on rehashing his hackneyed "rozi roti aur barkat' and ... Read more...

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Under-19 World Cup: India thrash Hong Kong by nine wickets

January 17th, 2010 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Christchurch, Jan 17 (IANS) Defending champions India registered their second consecutive victory in the under-19 World Cup with a comprehensive nine-wicket win over Hong Kong at the Hagley Oval here Sunday. Opting to ... Read more...

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Jerusalem Mayor Barkat “disheartened” by deadly shooting incident at Holocaust Museum

June 11th, 2009 - 4:20 am ICT by admin
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Jerusalem Mayor Barkat said he is "disheartened" by the shooting attack at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington D.C. on Wednesday, his aide told BNO News."Mayor ... Read more...

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Father-son, maternal uncle-niece in Lok Sabha from Bengal

May 16th, 2009 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 16 (IANS) Besides giving their verdict against the state's ruling Left Front, people of West Bengal have also sent to the Lok Sabha a father-son duo and a maternal uncle-niece ... Read more...

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Truce descends on feuding Congress family in Malda

April 1st, 2009 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Malda (West Bengal), April 1 (IANS) All seems well now in the feuding family of the late central minister Abu Barkat Ataul Ghani Khan Chowdhury in this northern West Bengal district. With the ... Read more...

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Family feud spells trouble for West Bengal Congress

March 31st, 2009 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Malda (West Bengal), March 31 (IANS) It's all in the family for the Congress in this West Bengal district. And that's also the cause of all trouble for the party here. With the ... Read more...

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Chaotic-Lahore witnesses 80 percent business decline

March 13th, 2009 - 3:40 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar. 13 (ANI): The ongoing political uncertainty, the lawyers Long March and the attack on Lankan cricketers has affected business activity in Lahore, which has seen an 80 percent decline ... Read more...

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Secular candidate elected Jerusalem mayor

November 12th, 2008 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Nov 12 (DPA) High-tech entrepreneur Nir Barkat, who billed himself as the "secular candidate" was elected mayor of Jerusalem, results from Tuesday's municipal elections, announced early Wednesday, showed.Barkat won 52 percent ... Read more...

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Two couples claim infant, agree to verdict by DNA test

April 22nd, 2008 - 1:04 am ICT by admin
Chennai, April 21 (IANS) Two couples, a Hindu and a Muslim, claiming parentage of a male infant, told a court here Monday that they would accept a DNA test verdict in the ... Read more...

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