bravery

Sean Bean goes out in drag


August 9th, 2012 - 9:30 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) Actor Sean Bean, who is known for playing tough guy roles, stepped out in full drag to get into character as a transvestite in a new ... Read more...

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TV reality shows content causes concern in regulatory body


July 20th, 2012 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) Live insects being eaten to show courage, double-entendres and "jokes" demeaning to women, and children taking part in reality shows - these are among the ... Read more...

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Victoria Cross medals sold for $433,000


July 20th, 2012 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) Two Victoria Cross (VC) medals awarded to World War I heroes have fetched 276,000 pounds (about $433,000) at a London auction, The Sun reported Friday.The VC ... Read more...

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Don’t underestimate talent in India: Animator Arjun Rihan (With Image)


June 23rd, 2012 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) Indian animator Arjun Rihan had a fulfilling experience while working on his first international project, Disney-Pixar's just released 3D animation film "Brave". But he says ... Read more...

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Indian Army’s Northern Command celebrates 41st raising day


June 17th, 2012 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, June 17 (IANS) The Indian army's largest and most sensitive formation, the Northern Command, celebrated its 41st anniversary Sunday, recalling its achievements since its inception and how it is ... Read more...

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Pakistan not hostile towards anyone: General Kayani


June 9th, 2012 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 9 (IANS) Pakistan "harbours no aggression towards anyone", said the country's powerful army chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani at the launch ceremony of a book on an ... Read more...

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Pakistan must not allow terrorists to use its territory: Panetta (Lead)


June 7th, 2012 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, June 7 (IANS) Visiting US Defense Secretary Leon Panetta Thursday observed that Afghanistan has made progress in security and governance transition, and added that it was extremely important ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pakistan must not allow terrorists to use it: Panetta


June 7th, 2012 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, June 7 (IANS) Visiting US Defense Secretary Leon Panetta Thursday observed that Afghanistan has made progress in security and governance transition, and added that it was extremely important ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

BSF women troopers who killed intruder lauded


April 30th, 2012 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 30 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal Monday lauded the bravery of two women troopers of the Border Security Force (BSF) who shot dead a Pakistani intruder ... Read more...

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Banderas lends voice to 3D animated film


April 6th, 2012 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
Granada (Spain), April 6 (IANS/EFE) Spanish actor Antonio Banderas has lent his voice to one of the main characters in "Justin and the Knights of Valour", a feature-length 3D animated ... Read more...

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Evanna Lynch wants to play Britney


April 2nd, 2012 - 8:50 am ICT by IANS
London, April 2 (IANS) "Harry Potter" actress Evanna Lynch would love to play pop star Britney Spears in a biopic about her life.The 20-year-old, who played the role of ... Read more...

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Gaga launches poster contest


March 30th, 2012 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 30 (IANS) Singer Lady Gaga wants budding young artists to create posters on the theme of bravery for her newly launched charity, Born This Way Foundation, which aims ... Read more...

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BJP will deliver Telangana: Sushma


March 29th, 2012 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) Appealing to the people of Telangana not to resort to suicide, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushma Swaraj Thursday said a separate Telangana state ... Read more...

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Courageous Class 12 girl helps bust sex racket


March 23rd, 2012 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Darjeeling, March 23 (IANS) The bravery of a class 12 school girl resulted in the busting of a sex racket and the arrest of four people, including a married couple, ... Read more...

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CID honours country’s real life heroes


March 12th, 2012 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 12 (IANS) Unsung heroes of real life were honoured at the CID Veerta Awards, given to encourage acts of bravery by people and motivate others to live fearlessly.The ... Read more...

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Tale of bravery impresses in period drama ‘Aravaan’ (Tamil Movie Review)


March 4th, 2012 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Aravaan": Cast: Aathi, Pasupathi, Dhanshika; Director: Vasanthabalan; Producer; T. Siva; Storwriter: Su. Venkatesan and Vasanthabalan; Composer: Karthik; Cinematographer: Siddharth; Rating: ***Vasantabalan, who made a name for himself by sensitively handling ... Read more...

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Two women help arrest four criminals in Lucknow


March 1st, 2012 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 1 (IANS) Thursday was a day of women bravehearts here, as a robbery and a snatching were foiled in two separate incidents by two courageous women who also ... Read more...

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George Cross theft: Winner’s widow moves Himachal court


February 7th, 2012 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Feb 7 (IANS) Perturbed over the failure of the Himachal Pradesh Police in solving the theft of the George Cross awarded to her martyred husband by the British for ... Read more...

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US lifts most sanctions against Libya


December 17th, 2011 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 17 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The US has lifted most of its sanctions against Libya, imposed earlier in a bid to pressure the Muammar Gaddafi regime give up power."After careful ... Read more...

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Craig toyed with being war journalist


December 5th, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 5 (IANS) Actor Daniel Craig, who has won millions of hearts as British super spy James Bond, once considered becoming a war journalist.The actor almost found himself ... Read more...

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Woman rewarded for foiling snatching bid


November 15th, 2011 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) Delhi Police Tuesday rewarded a woman who chased two teenagers who had snatched her purse and had them arrested too.Nikhil and Jeetpal Singh, both 19 ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga to launch foundation to help youth


November 3rd, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 3 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga, who recently visited India, is all set to launch a foundation to improve youth confidence and empowerment.Contactmusic.com reports that Gaga has set ... Read more...

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Nusrat Bhutto was woman of dignity, courage: Daily


October 24th, 2011 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 24 (IANS) Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Nusrat Bhutto was a woman of extraordinary dignity and courage and her death brings back thoughts on the "decimation of ... Read more...

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Aishwarya’s sword fight inspires Milla Jovovich


October 14th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Oct 14 (IANS) Hollywood actress Milla Jovovich was so impressed with Aishwarya Rai's sword fight in 2008 blockbuster "Jodhaa Akbar" that she tried to be like her ... Read more...

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Youth who helped nab killer cop dies


September 27th, 2011 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) A 24-year-old man who was shot and critically injured while helping police chase a rogue constable who had gunned down a businessman here has succumbed ... Read more...

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Judges, lawyers mourn blast deaths


September 8th, 2011 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) Delhi High Court judges and lawyers Thursday mourned the death of 12 people in a blast at the court's gate a day earlier.There was a ... Read more...

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Duhamel raises $1 mn for flood-hit hometown


September 6th, 2011 - 5:03 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 6 (IANS) Actor Josh Duhamel and his wife Fergie's band the Black Eyed Peas have raised $1 million through a benefit concert for flood-hit hometown Minot in North ... Read more...

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Kid who lost all limbs named bravest in Britain


August 27th, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 27 (IANS) A six-year-old boy who lost all his limbs to meningitis - an infection of the membranes covering the brain and spinal cord - has been named ... Read more...

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Hema surprised at youth rallying behind Anna


August 20th, 2011 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 20 (IANS) Veteran actress Hema Malini is "surprised" to see the country's youths step out in support of Anna Hazare's anti-graft movement, and says she appreciates the ... Read more...

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‘Anonymous’ hacks Syrian government website


August 8th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by BNO News
DAMASCUS (BNO NEWS) -- Members of a hacking group which calls itself 'Anonymous' on early Monday morning hacked a website of the Syrian government to support the uprising which is taking place ... Read more...

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Madeleine Pulver’s parents: “Maddie is the bravest girl in the world”


August 6th, 2011 - 12:10 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Madeleine Pulver’s parents are relieved that their beloved daughter is safe and sound after being strapped to a suspected bombing device for almost ten hours. They also proclaimed that their daughter Maddie ... Read more...

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Delhi Traffic Police personnel may get firearms


August 4th, 2011 - 1:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) A day after a Delhi Traffic Police (DTP) head constable was shot at by chain snatchers, Joint Commissioner of Police (Traffic) Satyendra Garg Wednesday hinted ... Read more...

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After ‘Jhansi…’, Zee TV brings another story of valour (With Images)


June 3rd, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 3 (IANS) After the success of "Jhansi Ki Rani", Zee TV is bringing another story of love, sacrifice and valour with their new show "Shobha Somnath Ki", which ... Read more...

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Photojournalist killed in Libya (Lead)


April 21st, 2011 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 21 (IANS) Photojournalist Tim Hetherington has been killed in Libya's troubled city of Misrata, a media report said Thursday.Two other photographers were hurt when they were hit by ... Read more...

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Super-fit Brit businessman, 50, will run 66 ultra-marathons in 66 days


April 20th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 20 (ANI): A businessman in Britain is set to run 66 ultra-marathons in 66 days to help raise 1 million pounds for a charity.Andy McMenemy, 50, the son of a ... Read more...

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