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Two die after lightning strikes US home

July 20th, 2012 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 20 (IANS) A bedridden elderly man and his granddaughter died after a bolt of lightning struck their house and started a fire in Louisville city in the US, ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Writers deserve more credit for epic characters, scenes: Naseer

July 4th, 2012 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 4 (IANS) Veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah believes that most epic Bollywood characters became successful not only because of an actor's efforts, but also because they were well-written."I admire ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Lightning strikes tourists on China mountain

November 7th, 2011 - 6:35 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 7 (IANS) At least 12 tourists were injured when a bolt of lightning struck them on top of a mountain in China, officials said.The incident happened in southwest ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Massive solar storm to hit Earth in 2012 with ‘force of 100m bombs’

August 26th, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 26 (ANI): Astronomers are predicting that a massive solar storm, much bigger in potential than the one that caused spectacular light shows on Earth earlier this month, is to strike ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

DJ Teenu and Pallavi break up 5 year long affair

November 4th, 2009 - 2:45 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
After going around for more than 5 years DJ Teenu and designer Pallavi Jaipur, who were in a strong relationship shocked their friends and family by calling it quits.Apparently, the couple ... Read more...

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May 14th, 2009 - 7:33 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Debutant director Romilla Mukherjee has always had a special fondness for murder mysteries and family fare. "Parinda" and "Parichay" may seem worlds apart, but she's always believed that widely different themes ... Read more...

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Kites initial publicity ignores Kangana Ranaut?

May 13th, 2009 - 3:07 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
One look at the Kites synopsis and it immediately strikes that there is no mention of Kangana Ranaut who plays a significant role in this Hrithik Roshan – Barbara Mori starrer. ... Read more...

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Indian Navy to commission its first helicopter base in Mumbai

January 21st, 2009 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 21 (ANI): The Indian Navy''s first helicopter base, INS Shikra, will be commissioned in Mumbai on Thursday. Chief of the Naval Staff and Chairman, Chiefs of Staff Committee ... Read more...

Posted in National |

68 combatants killed in Sri Lanka’s weekend clashes

August 18th, 2008 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Aug 18 (IANS) At least 51 Tamil Tigers and 17 soldiers were killed and over 120 wounded in weekend clashes in Sri Lanka's northeast, military authorities said Monday. According to the ... Read more...

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‘Race’: sleek thriller, predictable plot

March 22nd, 2008 - 3:48 pm ICT by admin
(Review) By Subhash K. Jha Film: "Race"; Cast: Anil Kapoor, Akshaye Khanna, Saif Ali Khan, Bipasha Basu, Katrina Kaif, Sameera Reddy; Director: Abbas-Mustan; Rating: ** Glamour, a ritzy gorgeousness and hedonism runs across "Race" ... Read more...

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