Arrest of ex-minister sought in Odisha gang rape

March 5th, 2012 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 5 (IANS) Chairman of the National Commission for Scheduled Castes (NCSC) P.L. Punia Monday sought the arrest of former Odisha Agriculture Minister Pradeep Maharathy in connection with the ... Read more...

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No comment on Lokpal bill for now: BJP

December 21st, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday said it will not comment on the Lokpal bill until the final version of the proposed legislation is ... Read more...

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Call special session to discuss Lokpal: Sharad Yadav

December 11th, 2011 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) Janata Dal-United (JD-U) leader and National Democratic Alliance (NDA) convenor Sharad Yadav Sunday demanded the government either extend the winter session of parliament or ... Read more...

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Don’t be rigid on Jan Lokpal bill, Bardhan tells civil society

December 11th, 2011 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) Communist Party of India (CPI) general secretary A.B. Bardhan Sunday said though he was in agreement with Team Anna on several issues, he was ... Read more...

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U.S. says not ‘abandoning’ critical Pech Valley but repositioning troops in Afghanistan

February 25th, 2011 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Feb 25(ANI): The United States military is planning a significant repositioning of its troops that would reduce the number of bases in eastern Afghanistan, which was once central to its ... Read more...

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Geet Hui Sabse Parai: Will Arjun Be Able To Hide His Real Feelings For Anvesha?

January 31st, 2011 - 5:02 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Star One’s popular show ‘Geet Hui Sabse Parai’ has finally united its lead characters Geet (Drashti Dhami) and Maan (Gurmeet Choudhury). But this is not a happy ending of the story ... Read more...

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‘The Walking Dead’ Season 2 Starts With Halloween Celebration

November 1st, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 1, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Halloween was shown good this Sunday with AMC coming up the best treat for the holiday. The new zombie apocalypse drama from AMC was launched on ... Read more...

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When Pooja Bhatt cast me opposite John Abraham in my first film Paap, I knew nothing about acting and was like a child who was playing with a toy for the first time — Udita Goswami

April 29th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 29, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): On the eve of the release of her latest film Chase, Udita Goswami tells Jyothi Venkatesh that her minus point as an actress is that she ... Read more...

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91 years old and still writing strong! (Feature with image)

January 31st, 2010 - 11:29 am ICT by IANS
By Brij Khandelwal Agra, Jan 31 (IANS) He is 91 years old and has written as many as 157 books. M.L. Agarwal, an educationist from Agra, has been writing prolifically since 1951 and ... Read more...

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Festivals show cinema as art not commodity: Greek director Angelopoulos

November 6th, 2009 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 6 (IANS) Greek director Theo Angelopoulos, who received the lifetime achievement award at the 11th Mumbai Film Festival (MFF), says festivals show cinema as an art and not a commodity. "I ... Read more...

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Peace in South Asia only possible after US exit from Afghanistan: PML-Q

October 24th, 2009 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct. 24 (ANI): PML-Q President Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain has said the US should chart out an exit strategy from Afghanistan in order to establish peace in South Asia."Whatever is happening ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

‘America’s Got Talent 2009′ Coming Your Way

June 24th, 2009 - 6:14 pm ICT by GD
A new talent show in America is creating waves among people. The world renowned reality show named America's Got Talent is touted as the greatest new act of the nation.The show ... Read more...

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Kate Winslet talks about work even in bed

January 21st, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 21 (ANI): Kate Winslet just cant get enough of talking about her work - even in bed, according to the actress director husband Sam MendesThe Titanic star, who ... Read more...

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Weirdest New Year’’s resolutions revealed

December 29th, 2008 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 29 (ANI): If you think that New Years resolutions were just limited to losing weight, shaping up and treading cautiously with money, heres a list of some of the ... Read more...

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Today is 24th September, the ‘National Punctuation Day’

September 24th, 2008 - 10:21 pm ICT by David M N James
Are you passionate about punctuation? Today is your day the. It's September 24 and it's the National Punctuation day. Though pundits have pointed out that everybody who's anybody knows September 24 is ... Read more...

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Amitabh admits Shatrughan is ’senior’, prefers to keep mum

June 3rd, 2008 - 1:16 am ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, June 2 (IANS) Bollywood icon Amitabh Bachchan Monday refused to comment on fellow actor Shatrughan Sinha's latest barb - that he thinks the Big B is senior to him in age, ... Read more...

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