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Mother, daughters jump to death in Kolkata


August 31st, 2012 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 31 (IANS) A 75-year-old woman and her two daughters jumped to their death from a high rise building in Kolkata's South City, police said Friday."Amita Mukherjee and her ... Read more...

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Nine killed in Zambia bus accident


July 20th, 2012 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Lusaka, July 20 (IANS) At least nine people, included three children, have been killed and eight others injured in Zambia in a head-on collision of a minibus and truck, Xinhua ... Read more...

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Land identified for AIIMS-like institute in Sonia’s constituency


May 8th, 2012 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 8 (IANS) The dream of an All-India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) like institution in Uttar Pradesh could soon be a reality with land for the project ... Read more...

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Curtains come down on 42nd IFFI (Review)


December 4th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 4 (IANS) There was a sense of emptiness among those attending the 42nd International Film Festival of India (IFFI) as the curtains came down Saturday evening. Most ... Read more...

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11 Haryana power officials suspended for contractor nexus


November 23rd, 2011 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 23 (IANS) Exposing the nexus between its officers and contractors in award of contracts, the Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam (DHBVN) Wednesday placed 11 officers, including senior engineers, ... Read more...

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Ranji Trophy: Ravindra Jadeja strikes triple ton against Orissa


November 4th, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) Ravindra Jadeja's triple century powered Saurashtra to 545 in their first innings against Orissa at Cuttack on the second day of Ranji Trophy elite division ... Read more...

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Banks urged to launch uniform credit card for MSME sector


November 4th, 2011 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 3 (IANS) The West Bengal government has urged the leading public sector banks to launch an uniform credit card for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) in the ... Read more...

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Bengal wants uniform credit card for MSME sector


November 3rd, 2011 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 3 (IANS) The West Bengal government has urged leading public sector banks to launch a uniform credit card for the micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) sector in ... Read more...

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Woman kills three kids, commits suicide


October 19th, 2011 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Allahabad, Oct 19 (IANS) Apparently distraught over her strained relations with her husband, a woman in this Uttar Pradesh district has killed her three minor children before committing suicide, police ... Read more...

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Bengal favours credit cards for MSMEs


September 14th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 14 (IANS) The West Bengal government is mulling the introduction of credit cards on the lines of the Kisan Credit Card (KCC) for micro, small and medium enterprises ... Read more...

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Comedy again for Asif Sheikh in ‘Don’t Worry Chachu’


September 1st, 2011 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) After entertaining viewers in comedy show "Ring Wrong Riing", actor Asif Sheikh is back on the tube to make the audience laugh with another show ... Read more...

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Anurag is my biggest critic: Kalki


August 27th, 2011 - 8:58 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 27 (IANS) Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap had introduced her to Bollywood as Chanda in "Dev D" and in the process fell in love with her and eventually married her. ... Read more...

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Women in Bihar plough fields, sing to please rains gods


July 29th, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 29 (IANS) Women in Bihar's Buxar district are performing a curious ritual to reduce the rain deficit in the state -- ploughing fields, singing and dancing at ... Read more...

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Ravichandran’s ‘Mallikarjuna’ fails to make a mark (Kannada Film Review)


May 28th, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Film: Mallikarjuna; Starring: Ravichandran, Sada, Ramya Barna, Ashish Vidyarthi, Seetha, Ramesh Bhat, Aadi Lokesh, Hema Chowdhary; Producer: Dinesh Gandhi; Screenplay-Dialogues-Direction: Murali Mohan; Music: S.A. Raj Kumar; Camera : G.S.V. Seetharam; ... Read more...

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List of those sentenced in Godhra case


March 1st, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, March 1 (IANS) Of the 31 people convicted in the 2002 Godhra train carnage case, 11 have been sentenced to death and 20 to life imprisonment.Those sentenced to death are:Ismail Sujela ... Read more...

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Noose for 11, life for 20 in Godhra train burning (Third Lead)


March 1st, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, March 1 (IANS) A special court Tuesday sent to the gallows 11 people and gave life imprisonment to 20 others for the February 2002 burning of a train coach in Gujarat's ... Read more...

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Godhra train burning: death for 11, life for 20 (Second Lead)


March 1st, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, March 1 (IANS) A special court here Tuesday sent to the gallows 11 people and gave life imprisonment to 20 others for the February 2002 burning of a train coach in ... Read more...

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Hundreds hold rally seeking Orissa collector’s release


February 17th, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 17 (IANS) Residents of Orissa's Malkangiri town observed a shutdown and held a massive rally Thursday demanding the safe release of the district collector abducted by Maoists rebels a ... Read more...

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Maoists abduct district collector in Orissa (Second Lead)


February 17th, 2011 - 11:00 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 17 (IANS) The collector of Orissa's Malkangiri district, who went missing Wednesday evening, has been kidnapped by the Maoists who have set two conditions for his release, authorities said Thursday. ... Read more...

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Buddhadeb Dasgupta: Nandita Das Wanted Me To Adapt Tagore Onscreen


December 10th, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
And since it was a children’s film that Nandita Das had wanted him to do, Buddhadeb Dasgupta first rounded up on ‘Dakghar’ as his third Hindi project. As an afterthought, Buddhadeb ... Read more...

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Mallika Sherawat Comes As A Savior Of Sia In ‘Na Aana Is Des Laado’


October 15th, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 15, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The current track Colors’ show ‘Na Aana Is Des Laado’ is focusing on Ammaji trying to abort Sia’s pregnancy, who is expecting a girl child. Soon, ... Read more...

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Juhi Parmar To Leave For Jaipur To Celebrate Navratri And Diwali


October 13th, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 13, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Television actress Juhi Parmar, who was last seen in SAB TV’s’ Yeh Chanda Kanoon Hai’, is going to Jaipur to enjoy the festive season with her ... Read more...

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Harmony Silver Awards announced


October 5th, 2010 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 5 (IANS) Tina Ambani, the chairperson of Harmony Foundation, Tuesday announced the winners of the fourth edition of Harmony Silver Awards to honour people, including senior citizens, who are engaged ... Read more...

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I’m happy ‘Delhi-6′ got recognition: Rakeysh Mehra


September 15th, 2010 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Director Rakeysh Om Prakash Mehra is a "very happy" man as "Delhi-6" won two national awards Wednesday. The Abhishek Bachchan-Sonam Kapoor starrer won the Nargis Dutt ... Read more...

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Vishal-Shekhar Impressed by “Little Nightingale” in Sa Re Ga Ma Pa


August 25th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 25, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Abhilasha Chellam is her name. And she has won over the judges with her pristine renderings of Lata Mangeshkar's numbers. When the girl recently auditioned for ... Read more...

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Vishal-Shekhar go crazy over ‘Little Nightingale’


August 24th, 2010 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Aug 24 (IANS) She won over the judges with her pristine renderings of Lata Mangeshkar's numbers. When the girl recently auditioned for Zee's "Sa Re Ga Ma ... Read more...

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“Raavan” opens to rave reviews in the US


June 19th, 2010 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 19 (IANS) Mani Ratnam's "Raavan" is getting rave reviews in the American media with the New York Times making it "a Critics' Pick", a distinction rarely if ... Read more...

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SAB Kicks Out Imagine TV


June 17th, 2010 - 4:31 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 17, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The headline, above, is not our construction, but this is precisely the language used by SAB TV upon pipping Imagine TV to the post vis-a-vis the ... Read more...

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Why three bridges were built for one in ‘Raavan’?


June 7th, 2010 - 9:45 am ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, June 7 (IANS) The climactic fight between Abhishek Bachchan and Vikram in "Raavan" on a wooden bridge actually required three different bridges to be built so that ... Read more...

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A terrorist’s tale, some spirituality, some branding tips (Books This Week)


April 29th, 2010 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) Here are five new books to sit back and enjoy this week: 1. "Traitor" - written by Shobasakti; published by Penguin-Viking: Set in the turbulent milieu of ... Read more...

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30 hours on, part of Thane factory still in flames


April 14th, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 14 (IANS) A fire that engulfed the edible oil manufacturing major Liberty Oil Mills' factory in Maharashtra's Thane district continued to rage Wednesday morning, 30 hours after it had started. The ... Read more...

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Fire at oil mill in Thane under control (Lead)


April 13th, 2010 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 13 (IANS) A fire that erupted Tuesday in an oil mill in the adjoining district of Thane was brought under control after 12 hours, police said. No casualties have been ... Read more...

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Oil mill gutted in Thane


April 13th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April, 13 (IANS) A major fire erupted Tuesday in an oil mill in the adjoining district of Thane but there were no casualties, police said. The blaze broke out around 5.30 a.m. ... Read more...

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Six people burnt to death in Madhya Pradesh


March 17th, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 17 (IANS) Six people, among them three children and two women, were burnt alive in Madhya Pradesh's Khargone district when the house in which they were sleeping caught fire, police ... Read more...

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Kishore Chanda Deo committee opposes merger of AI-Indian Airlines


March 12th, 2010 - 10:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 12 (ANI): The Kishore Chandra Deo committee's fourth report has observed that the root cause of the ills plaguing the National Aviation Company India (NACIL) was the 'merger' of ... Read more...

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