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Rediscovering the ancient Indian art of handwriting


September 5th, 2012 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) In the age of iPads and electronic notebooks, a NGO is promoting the art of writing with the aim of resdiscovering the "great civilizational history" ... Read more...

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I-League: Churchill Brothers looking to finish second


May 5th, 2012 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
Margaon (Goa), May 5 (IANS) Churchill Brothers technical director Subhas Bhowmick is keeping his fingers crossed and hoping his team can finish second in the I-League. For that to happen, ... Read more...

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Four youths saved from drowning in Bengal


April 8th, 2012 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 8 (IANS) Two army personnel rescued four people from drowning in river Hooghly after they were caught in a high tide here Sunday. Soldiers of Inland Water Transport ... Read more...

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Single screen theatres resurface to tell Vidya’s ‘Kahaani’


April 3rd, 2012 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 3 (IANS) If Vidya Balan-starrer "Kahaani" has catapulted director Sujoy Ghosh into the big league, it has also benefited much-neglected single-screen theatres in the city that have ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

I-League: Churchill Brothers face Prayag United


March 31st, 2012 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Margao, March 31 (IANS) Churchill Brothers take on Prayag United Sports Club in the 22nd round of the I-League at the Nehru Stadium, Fatorda, Sunday.Churchill Brothers are not giving up ... Read more...

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Sporting stay confident against Prayag


January 27th, 2012 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 27 (IANS) In form Prayag United will take on Sporting Club De Goa in the I-League football at the Yuba Bharati Krirangan here Saturday.Prayag United, who won their ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Prayag United beat Chirag Kerala 1-0


January 19th, 2012 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 19 (IANS) Riding on the solitary goal by Kayne Vincent, Prayag United defeated Chirag United Kerala 1-0 in the 15th round I-League football match, played at the Salt ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Prayag cautious ahead of ‘prestige battle’


January 18th, 2012 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 18 (IANS) Prayag United SC take on Chirag Kerala in an I-League football clash at the Salt Lake Thursday. Prayag, who have been the surprise package so far, ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Chhattisgarh plans Rs.8-crore media blitz to rid ‘naxal’ tag


December 30th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 30 (IANS) The Chhattisgarh Tourism Board (CTB) has earmarked Rs.8 crore on a publicity blitz to rid the state of the naxal tag, which affects its tourism prospects.Speaking ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Darby quits as coach of Mohun Bagan


October 15th, 2011 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 15 (IANS) Beleaguered Mohun Bagan chief football coach Stephen David Darby Saturday resigned, protesting the constitution of a three-member technical committee by the club management to monitor practice ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

IIT Patna seeks partnerships with US varsities


August 24th, 2011 - 10:29 am ICT by IANS
Patna, Aug 24 (IANS) The Indian Institute of Technology-Patna (IIT-Patna) has initiated moves to establish collaboration with premier universities in the US for student and faculty exchange programmes.According to Bihar ... Read more...

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The boys are gelling well: Armando


July 1st, 2011 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) India's chief football coach Armando Colaco is happy that the team is gelling well but injuries to striker Sunil Chettri and Baljeet Sahni are still ... Read more...

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Bengal rewards its National Games heroes


June 19th, 2011 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 19 (IANS) The West Bengal government, along with the Bengal Olympic Association (BOA), Sunday awarded cash prizes to 34th National Games medal winners from the state in a ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Kapil Sibal lays foundation of IIT-Patna campus


April 19th, 2011 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, April 19 (IANS) The government was committed to the development of all new Indian Institutes of Technology, union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Kapil Sibal said here Tuesday while ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Screenplay writer Sachin Bhowmick is dead


April 13th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 13 (IANS) Veteran screenwriter Sachin Bhowmick, who was part of the Hindi film industry for over five decades, passed away at his home here Tuesday. He was 82."He ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Two Madhya Pradesh officials fired for releasing SIMI members (Lead)


February 4th, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Feb 4 (IANS) The Madhya Pradesh government Friday removed the principal secretary for jails and suspended the deputy jailer of Khachrod sub-jail in Ujjain over the release of five activists of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Congress demands probe into release of SIMI members


February 4th, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Feb 4 (IANS) The opposition Congress in Madhya Pradesh Friday alleged that a Bharatiya Janata Party minister and officials took Rs.3 crore bribe to release five activists of the banned ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Tokhon 23: Review – Exploring The Virtual World Beyond The Cliché


January 28th, 2011 - 5:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Cast: Jisshu Sengupta, Indrani Halder, Paoli, Aparajita Ghosh Das, Tanusree Shankar, Rajatava Dutta, Sujon Mukhopadhyay, Biswajit Chakroborty, Loket Chatterjee, Biplab Chatterjee and others Director: Atanu Ghosh Rating: 3.5/5 Atanu Ghosh has dared to go ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Bishwanath Basu Turns Funnyman Again


December 6th, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
December 6, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Bengali film and television actor Bishwanath Basu will return to his forte very soon in the future. According to reports in the media, Bishwanath Basu will next ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Romario to train West Bengal footballers


July 6th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 6 (IANS) As World Cup fever peaks, an upcoming Bengali entertainment channel is all set to start a soccer reality show to bring up football talents who will be guided ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

How stress may kill you


December 1st, 2009 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 1 (ANI): Showing the link between the nervous and immune systems, researchers have discovered how stress may kill you.According to a report in the December 2009 print issue of the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Subhas Bhowmick resigns as East Bengal coach


October 26th, 2009 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 26 (IANS) East Bengal's football coach Subhas Bhowmick quit Monday, taking ‘moral responsibility' for his club's 3-5 drubbing against arch-rivals Mohun Bagan in an I-League game Sunday. Bhowmick sent his resignation ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Mahindra face Mohun Bagan in Durand Cup semis (Lead)


September 18th, 2009 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) Defending champions Mahindra United ended East Bengal's woeful run in the 122nd Durand Cup with a 2-0 win while Mohun Bagan beat JCT by a similar ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Durand Cup: Mahindra in semis after 2-0 win over East Bengal


September 18th, 2009 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) East Bengal's woeful run in the 122nd Durand Cup ended with a 0-2 loss to defending champions Mahindra United in the quarterfinal league stage here Friday. ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Argentine flavour to Indian football


September 14th, 2009 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) From the bylanes of Cordoba to Kolkata Maidans, Argentine striker Sebastian Omar Monesterolo has traversed a long distance to join East Bengal football club. After spending six years ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Mohun Bagan play with 10 men to move into IFA Shield final


September 10th, 2009 - 12:48 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 9 (IANS) Overcoming the handicap of being a man short for 80 minutes, Mohun Bagan prevailed over United S.C. 5-4 in the tie-break here Wednesday to make their way into ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Mahindra, TFA win in IFA Shield


September 1st, 2009 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 1 (IANS) Mahindra United prevailed over George Telegraph 2-0 while Tata Football Academy (TFA) finished 1-1 with United Sporting Club in their opening 114th IFA Shield group matches Tuesday. Mohammed Rafi ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Close shave for Kingfisher passengers


June 28th, 2009 - 1:39 am ICT by IANS
Siliguri (West Bengal), June 27 (IANS) More than 180 passengers of a Delhi-bound Kingfisher Airlines flight had a close shave when the aircraft's wing hit the wall of a bunker while taxying ... Read more...

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Goa beat Bengal to win Santosh Trophy


June 14th, 2009 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar Chennai, June 14 (IANS) Goa exorcised the ghosts of the past by pulling off a 4-2 victory against nemesis Bengal via the penalty shootout following a goalless 120 minutes in ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Bagan go down to Mahindra United, finish second in I-League


April 16th, 2009 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Mohun Bagan missed an outside chance of winning the I-league title as they lost their final round to Mahindra United 1-2 and finished runners-up at the Ambedkar ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

I League: Mohun Bagan looking for luck in must-win match


April 15th, 2009 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) Mohun Bagan will have to pull out all stops to win their final round I-league match against Mahindra United here Thursday and remain on course for winning ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Mohun Bagan unhappy with Ambedkar Stadium turf


April 14th, 2009 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) Mohun Bagan, in hot pursuit of a record fourth I-League title, were an unhappy lot seeing the turf at the Ambedkar Stadium where they play Mahindra United ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Second division I-League clubs unhappy over venue change


April 9th, 2009 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) Second division I-League clubs have expressed their unhappiness over the sudden change of venue by the All India Football Federation (AIFF) in the middle of the final ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Do we need foreign coaches in Indian football?


April 8th, 2009 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) From Ciric Milovan to Bob Houghton and Karim Bencherifa, foreign coaches have added a global touch to Indian football. But the nation's football community stands divided on ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Second Division I-League teams differ on use of ball


February 28th, 2009 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) The Second Division I-League kicked-off Saturday in Silchar with at least two teams expressing their unhappiness over the football used in the tournament. Mumbai club ... Read more...

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