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Arun Gawli: The don is finally nailed


August 31st, 2012 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 31 (IANS) The law has finally caught up with the Big Daddy of Mumbai mafia, Arun Gulabrao Ahir, or simply Arun Gawli, with a special court Friday ... Read more...

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‘Tezz’: a slick action film with engaging thrills (IANS Hindi Film Review)


April 28th, 2012 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Film: "Tezz"; Starring: Anil Kapoor, Ajay Devgn, Zayed Khan, Sameera Reddy, Kangna Ranaut, Boman Irani; Directed by: Priyadarshan; Rating: ***What do you do when a country, a culture and their ... Read more...

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‘Battleship’ - sensible fix for action junkies (IANS Movie Review)


April 14th, 2012 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Battleship"; Cast: Taylor Kitsch, Rihanna, Liam Neeson, Brooklyn Decker; Director: Peter Berg; Rating: ***There are films you watch, expecting nothing more than a decently good time with some basic ... Read more...

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‘Nuvva Nena’ entertaining comic fare; Enjoy!(Telugu Movie Review)


March 18th, 2012 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Nuvva Nena"; Cast: Allari Naresh, Shriya Saran, Sarwanand, Vimala Raman, Brahmanandam, Raja, Ali, Srinivasa Reddy, Kovai Sarala and others; Director: Narayana; Producer: Vamshi Krishna; Cinematographer: Dasaraathi Sivendra; Composer: Bhims; Rating:Allari ... Read more...

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‘Tom and Jerry’ now in Tibetan language


January 14th, 2012 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 14 (IANS) American cartoon series "Tom and Jerry" is among 1,500 hours of English and Chinese TV programmes translated into Tibetan language and on show daily through a ... Read more...

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Anna holds centrestage as government plays cat-and-mouse game (Comment)


December 17th, 2011 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Before Delhi's winter froze Anna Hazare's campaign plans in the national capital, the government was very much on the backfoot, not least because the Congress shied away from the opportunity ... Read more...

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Don’t blackmail at every stage, Congress tells Anna


November 4th, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) The government could not be blackmailed at every stage, the Congress said Friday after Anna Hazare threatened to campaign against the United Progressive Alliance ... Read more...

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Mahadevan to turn TV show ‘Ghar Jamai’ into film


September 8th, 2011 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 8 (IANS) Actor R. Madhavan suggested that his popular TV show "Ghar Jamai" be turned into a full-fledged film, says Anant Mahadevan who will helm the big screen ... Read more...

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Mayawati demands representation of SCs, OBCs in Lokpal


August 26th, 2011 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 26 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Friday demanded suitable representation of Scheduled Castes and Other Backward Classes in the Lokpal Bill drafting committee and in the ... Read more...

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Cat and mouse game over Rajasthan’s tigers


June 29th, 2011 - 12:16 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, June 29 (IANS) The Rajasthan government's failure to speed up relocation of villages inside the two tiger reserves in the state has once again raised doubts over its decisiveness ... Read more...

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Sci-fi weds romance in ‘The Adjustment Bureau’ (IANS Movie Review)


April 2nd, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "The Adjustment Bureau"; Cast: Matt Damon, Emily Blunt, Anthony Mackie; Director: George Nolfi; Rating: ***1/2The theme of waking up one day to realise that you have been living a life ... Read more...

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Facebook removes ‘intifada’ page calling for Muslims’ killing of Jews


March 30th, 2011 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 30 (ANI): Facebook has removed a page called 'Third Palestinian Intifada' that had called for a new Palestinian uprising against Israel, after more than 350,000 people signed up to ... Read more...

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‘The Mechanic’ needs major repairs (IANS Movie Review)


February 11th, 2011 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Satyen K. Bordoloi Film: "The Mechanic"; Cast: Jason Statham, Ben Foster, Tony Goldwyn and Donald Sutherland; Director: Simon West; Rating: ** There is a crisis of sorts in Hollywood. Even when it ... Read more...

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Egypt crisis: Experts say US will have to put everything on the line now


February 11th, 2011 - 11:02 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.11 (ANI): With cornered Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak playing a seemingly cat and mouse game with the Western powers, including the United States, rights activists and experts on Middle East affairs ... Read more...

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Mexican gangs catapult drugs into US


January 29th, 2011 - 12:32 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Hermosillo, Jan 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Mexican drug peddlers are doing everything possible to ensure that their illegal business thrives.In a new move, the peddlers are now catapulting drugs into the United States. ... Read more...

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BSP legislator accused of rape arrested (Second Lead)


January 13th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 13 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh's ruling Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) legislator Purshottam Naresh Dwivedi was arrested in Banda Thursday on charges of raping and illegally confining a minor, top officials ... Read more...

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Top 5 Heist Movies: Get Your Adrenaline Rushing With The Plotting And Planning


December 3rd, 2010 - 11:38 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
5. Ronin (1998): The star cast is a stellar one and the car chase is something that still now cannot be matched. The double crosses that keep you glued and the ... Read more...

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A fractured opposition in Assam


October 20th, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Oct 20 (IANS) A fractured opposition in Assam is causing jitters in the opposition camp ahead of next year's assembly elections with parties charging the Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) of ... Read more...

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How car dealers trick you into thinking you’re getting a good deal


October 16th, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 16 (ANI): Ever fallen for 'ankle-tapping' or 'wooden duck' while buying a car? If yes, you just got trapped in the hype created by the salesman to sell his product.A ... Read more...

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‘Knock Out’ - thriller with a conscience(IANS Film Review; Rating:***)


October 16th, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Film: "Knock Out"; Director: Mani Shankar; Cast: Sanjay Dutt, Irrfan Khan, Kangna Ranaut, Sushant Singh; Rating: ***"Phone Booth" be damned. "Knock Out" goes into places that the supposed ... Read more...

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Delhi sends home 200 beggars


September 5th, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) Commonwealth Games host city Delhi has sent back to their respective states as many as 200 beggars. Social Welfare Minister Mangat Ram Singhal told IANS that these ... Read more...

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Idris Elba Stars in Thriller ‘Luther’ on BBC in October


August 17th, 2010 - 1:02 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Aug 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a press release which was issued by ‘BBC America’, it had been revealed that actress Idris Elba will star in the upcoming thriller series entitled ‘Luther’ ... Read more...

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Beggars play hide and seek with Delhi authorities


July 31st, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Rajeev Ranjan Dwivedi New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) The Indian capital has over 60,000 beggars and getting them off the streets as the city is cleaned up for the Commonwealth Games is ... Read more...

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Movie Review - Raavan(2010)


June 18th, 2010 - 7:01 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Raavan: Definitely Abhishek's BestRating: 3.5 out of 5*Starring: Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Govinda, Ravi Kissen and introducing VikramDirector: Mani RatnamJune 18, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Since the time of the announcement ... Read more...

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Tom & Jerry dance to Punjabi tunes on 70th birthday party


April 1st, 2010 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) The world's most popular cat and mouse - Tom & Jerry celebrated their 70th birthday in the capital Wednesday by dancing to Punjabi number "Ahun ahun" from ... Read more...

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Pierce Brosnan to reprise role in ‘The Thomas Crown Affair’ sequel


February 24th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 24 (ANI): Irish actor Pierce Brosnan has revealed that he may be reprising his role in 'The Thomas Crown Affair' sequel.Brosnan, 56, had acted as a high-class art thief in ... Read more...

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REVIEW: Ringa Ringa (2010)


February 24th, 2010 - 11:44 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Ringa Ringa: A Riveting Thriller!February 24, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Sanjay Jadhav is one of the more technically polished cinematographer-directors in the Marathi film industry. His first film as a director, "Checkmate', showed ... Read more...

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H1N1 unexpected weakness revealed


December 11th, 2009 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 11 (ANI): A new American study has found a weakness in H1N1's method for dodging detection by the immune system.Jianpeng Ma, professor in bioengineering at Rice University and graduate ... Read more...

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Church-affiliated Goa group publishes anti-Israeli book


December 11th, 2009 - 10:18 am ICT by IANS
By Mayabhushan Nagvenkar Panaji, Dec 11 (IANS) Portraying Israeli tourists as a bunch of promiscuous, stingy, drug addicts and peddlers, a new book published by a church-affiliated organisation in Goa is likely to ... Read more...

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Gerard Butler takes to playing ‘cat and mouse game’ with paparazzi


August 31st, 2009 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 31 (ANI): Scottish actor Gerard Butler is so harried by the paparazzi following him that he has taken to playing a cat and mouse game with them.Butler, 39, has ... Read more...

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‘Vedigundu Murugesan’: predictable but quite funny (Tamil Film Review)


July 18th, 2009 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Aravindan DI Film: "Vedigundu Murugesan"; Cast: Pasupathy, Jyothirmayee, Vadivelu, Deepa, Veera, Raneesh; Music: Dhina; Cinematography: Bala Barani; Directed by: Moorthy; Ratings: **1/2Director Moorthy, after his maiden venture "Karuppasamy Kuthagaikarar", has chosen ... Read more...

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CPI-M action against Achuthanandan may widen Kerala unit split


July 12th, 2009 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 12 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist's (CPI-M) move to drop Kerala Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan from politburo has brought cheer to his detractors, but his die-hard supporters have openly ... Read more...

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Lawrence puts Goa in Santosh Trophy final


June 11th, 2009 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 11 (IANS) A penalty by Climax Lawrence in injury time delivered Goa a 1-0 win against a prodigal Tamil Nadu in the semifinals of the 63rd National Football Championship for ... Read more...

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Sunny Deol makes comeback with Deepak Tijori’s ‘Fox’


June 1st, 2009 - 8:49 am ICT by IANS
By Joginder Tuteja Mumbai, June 1 (IANS) Sunny Deol, who was last seen in forgettable flicks like "Kaafila" and "Heroes", is set to make a comeback in "Fox" and director Deepak Tijori is ... Read more...

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US launches all out cyber war against hackers


May 30th, 2009 - 7:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 30 (ANI): Computer hacking is becoming a growing threat and the US Department of Homeland Security sees it as a future battleground.To counter this new menace, the department has instructed ... Read more...

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