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Kolkata celebrates Chinese New Year


January 21st, 2012 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 21 (IANS) Students from China hummed a Hindi movie song while Indian students returned the compliment by rendering a popular Chinese number as expatriates from that country welcomed ... Read more...

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I don’t create controversies: Payal Rohatgi


January 5th, 2012 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) Controversies continue to dog Payal Rohatgi and the actress says it's hard for her to understand why she's always at the receiving end."I don't go ... Read more...

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Malayalam filmdom failed to script succes (2011 In Retrospect)


December 21st, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 21 (IANS) The waning charisma of superstars, a drought at the box office and dearth of new faces...it was another bad year for the Malayalam film industry.Despite several ... Read more...

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I’ll ensure my sons know Shammi Kapoor: Hrithik


August 15th, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) Bollywood star Hrithik Roshan, an ardent Shammi Kapoor fan, says he will introduce the magic of the late actor, who passed away Sunday, to his ... Read more...

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The best of Shammi Kapoor - through his songs!


August 14th, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) Shammi Kapoor, often referred to as the Indian Elvis Presley by fans, danced his way to success. During his long stint in Bollywood, the veteran ... Read more...

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PM condoles Shammi Kapoor’s demise


August 14th, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday condoled the death of veteran Bolywood actor Shammi Kapoor."I am sad to learn of Shammi Kapoor's demise. He was ... Read more...

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Veteran actor Shammi Kapoor is dead (Second Lead)


August 14th, 2011 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) Bollywood actor Shammi Kapoor, a veteran of the Hindi cinema in the 1950s and 60s, died here Sunday morning, family sources said. He was 79.A member ... Read more...

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Plan to cycle nude in China town thwarted


June 27th, 2011 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, June 27 (IANS) University students in China's Guangzhou town, who were preparing to cycle naked, were told by the police that they should either cover up or face jail.A ... Read more...

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Stars who campaigned for UDF face ‘red wrath’


April 18th, 2011 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, April 18 (IANS) Malayalam movie actors who campaigned for the Congress-led opposition have had their posters torn or blackened in Kerala's Kollam district, allegedly by Marxist cadres.Those who faced ... Read more...

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Bollywood music enhances Sino-India bonhomie


April 14th, 2011 - 10:30 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorSanya, Apr 14 (ANI): Bollywood numbers amused the milieu during the BRICS summit at China's resort city Sanya on Thursday.Bollywood numbers added up to the new found bonhomie between India ... Read more...

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Chinese New Year celebrated in Kolkata


February 3rd, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 3 (IANS) Lion dance, beautifully lit streets, and sumptuous Chinese food marked the Chinese New Year celebrations here organised by members of the community settled in Kolkata for decades.The Chinese ... Read more...

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“Chinatown” Actor Joe Mantell Dead


October 1st, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Joe Mantell who immortalized his role in "China Town" died on Wednesday at 94 years of age in Los Angeles following a prolonged illness. His son ... Read more...

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10,000 people suffer due to manganese tainted tap water in S China town


August 4th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
Guangzhou, Aug 4 (ANI): At least 10,000 people suffered a shortage of drinking water in a South China town on Wednesday following the detection of excessive manganese in the tap water."The city ... Read more...

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China Town to begin filming soon


February 18th, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
February 18, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): "China Town' is all set to start rolling in May.The film will be directed by popular director duo Rafi-Mecartin. Starring Mohanlal and Kavya Madhavan, it promises to ... Read more...

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I always wanted to get married in a temple: Eesha


November 30th, 2009 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 30 (IANS) Bollywood actress Eesha Koppikhar, who tied the knot with restaurateur Timmy Narang at a temple, says that she always wanted to get married in a temple. "Temple is ... Read more...

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Interesting Facts and Figures Akshaye Khanna


May 16th, 2009 - 11:25 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Akshaye Khanna (born March 28, 1975) in Mumbai, India is an award-winning, Indian Bollywood actor.After making his debut in Himalaya Putra (1997), Khanna went on to work in several critically ... Read more...

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After ‘Yuvvraaj’ fiasco, Subhash Ghai turns to comedy


May 5th, 2009 - 9:34 am ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) After his last directorial venture "Yuvvraaj" failed at the box office, Subhash Ghai is now set for his first production of the year "Paying ... Read more...

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Kolkota celebrates Chinese New Year today.


January 26th, 2009 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkota, Jan 26 (ANI): The Chinese New Year kicked off with a majestic show at the Old China Town in Tirreti Bazaar at Kolkota. According to the President of the Indian Chinese ... Read more...

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Chinese foreign minister dodges queries on NSG


September 8th, 2008 - 12:57 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 7 (IANS) Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi Sunday parried queries about his country's stand during the Nuclear Supplies Group (NSG) meet in Vienna where the 45-nation bloc agreed by consensus ... Read more...

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Kolkata’’s Chinese gear up for Beijing Olympics


August 7th, 2008 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Aug 7 (ANI): Chinese residing in Kolkata''s China Town are all geared up to celebrate the opening day of the Beijing Olympics. The migrant Chinese said they were happy that China ... Read more...

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Thai Police hardpressed in quelling anti-Chinese torch relay protests


April 19th, 2008 - 7:43 pm ICT by admin
Bangkok, April 19 (ANI) Police and other security personnel in Thailand capital Bangkok were hardpressed on Saturday in trying to keep anti-China and pro-China demonstrators at bay duirng the Olympic torch ... Read more...

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Noisy demonstrations mark start of Olympic torch relay in Bangkok


April 19th, 2008 - 5:26 pm ICT by admin
Bangkok, April 19 (ANI): Noisy demonstrations marked the beginning of the Bangkok leg of the troubled Olympic torch relay on Saturday. Scores of protesters angry over China's human rights record and its ... Read more...

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Bangkok security braces itself up for anti-China Olympic protests


April 19th, 2008 - 1:38 pm ICT by admin
Bangkok, April 19 (ANI): Police in Thailand capital Bangkok were out in full strength on Saturday to ward off fresh anti-China protests, as the Olympic torch was being prepared for its ... Read more...

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Anti-China protests in London surprise Olympic torch ceremony


April 6th, 2008 - 7:35 pm ICT by admin
(Lead) By Dipankar De Sarkar London, April 6 (IANS) A Chinese protection force and scores of British police ringed Olympic torch carriers on their ceremonial run through London Sunday but could not prevent a ... Read more...

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I don’t like being called a bad boy: Upen Patel


March 26th, 2008 - 9:00 am ICT by admin
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, March 26 (IANS) Model-turned-actor Upen Patel says he is fed up of his "bad boy" image and he is not a wild person in real life. "I know ... Read more...

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Kolkata leather factory gutted, no casualty


March 19th, 2008 - 8:38 pm ICT by admin
(LEAD) DPA Kolkata, March 19 (IANS) A devastating fire broke out at an unauthorized leather processing workshop on the eastern fringes of Kolkata Wednesday morning. "The fire has been brought under control after two ... Read more...

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Upen Patel starts modelling agency for stepsister


February 29th, 2008 - 9:40 am ICT by admin
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Feb 29 (IANS) Model-turned-actor Upen Patel makes an unlikely entrepreneur. But that's precisely the role he has assumed by starting a model management agency for his stepsister Erica. ... Read more...

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