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Noomi Rapace refuses to look sexy


May 14th, 2012 - 4:32 am ICT by IANS
London, May 14 (IANS) Actress Noomi Rapace says she did not want to look sexy for her scenes in new sci-fi movie "Prometheus" and urged her make-up artist to apply ... Read more...

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Will not align with criminals and thieves, vows Rahul


February 4th, 2012 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
Varanasi, Feb 4 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Saturday asserted that he was content with his party being out of power in Uttar Pradesh but would not join ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

PM agrees to quit as Nepal averts crisis by hair’s breadth (Lead)


May 29th, 2011 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 29 (IANS) After holding an anxious nation hostage for over a day, Nepal's beleaguered Prime Minister Jhala Nath Khanal finally agreed Sunday to step down in exchange for ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Nepal parties haggle as parliament faces dissolution (Lead)


May 28th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 28 (IANS) With Nepal's constitution and parliament slated to expire at midnight, the republic's three major political parties were still deadlocked in feverish bargaining, and as hundreds of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Rahul defines the ‘aam aadmi’


December 19th, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) Who is an 'aam aadmi' (common man), the focal point of development programmes of the Congress party and its United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government?Congress general ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Censors Ban ‘Knock - Out’ Trailer


September 4th, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 4, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The Sanjay Dutt – Kangna - Irrfan Khan Thriller "Knock – Out' is in censor trouble. The trailer has been ... Read more...

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Censor board bans ‘Knock-Out’ trailer


September 4th, 2010 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Sep 4 (IAS) The Sanjay Dutt-Kangna Ranaut-Irrfan Khan starrer "Knock-Out" is in censor trouble. The trailer of the thriller has been banned by the censor board for ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Maoists ‘all India shutdown’ hits normal life


July 7th, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by ANI
Rayagada (Orissa)/Patna (Bihar), July 7 (ANI): The 48-hour 'all India shutdown' called by the Maoists to protest the killing of their leader Cherukuri Rajkumar alias Azad affected normal life in the five ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Beauty queen spills tales of rigour in Hindi translation (With Image)


March 7th, 2009 - 11:29 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) When done well, a translation can open a new world both to the author and the reader, as was seen in the recently released "Is Taaj Ke ... Read more...

Posted in Books |

Oil sector employees to go ahead with strike despite court ban (Roundup)


January 6th, 2009 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) Despite a stay order of the Delhi High Court on the oil sector strike, employees of the public sector petroleum companies remained firm Tuesday that they will ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Oil sector employees to go ahead with their strike (Lead)


January 6th, 2009 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) Oil sector employees will go ahead with their strike as planned from Wednesday despite oil companies moving to initiate legal action against agitating officers, the Oil ... Read more...

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Cuban leader calls for better results on economic front


June 10th, 2008 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
Havana, June 10 (IANS) A senior leader of the Communist Party of Cuba has said the island's socialist system may not last if the government fails to deliver better economic results, EFE ... Read more...

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