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Karnataka BJP legislator jailed in bribery case (Lead)


June 2nd, 2012 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 2 (IANS) A Karnataka court Saturday convicted ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator Y. Sampangi in a corruption case and sentenced him to three and a half ... Read more...

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Need stringent laws to curb child sexual abuse: Tirath


March 5th, 2012 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) Sexual abuse of children has become a routine affair in India and there is a need to make stringent laws to deal with it, Women ... Read more...

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HAL not meeting expectations of air force: Minister


March 2nd, 2012 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 2 (IANS) The state-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd. (HAL) was not meeting the expectations of the Indian Air Force (IAF) as it was not completing orders in time, Minister ... Read more...

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Darshan sparks interest with ‘Chingari’ (Kannada Movie Review)


February 5th, 2012 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Chingari"; Cast: Darshan, Deepika Kamaiah, Bhavana, Teju, Ramesh Bhat, Sumitra, Srujan Lokesh, Yashas Surya and Praveen; Producers: Mahadev, Manu Gowda; Screenplay Writer-Director: Harsha; Camera: H.C. Venu; Composer: Hari Krishna; Rating: ... Read more...

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Not the winter, it’s Kashmiris who have changed (Letter from Kashmir)


January 24th, 2012 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 24 (IANS) It is not that Kashmiris have seen such heavy snowfall for the first time as they did this winter. What has changed is their own lifestyle, ... Read more...

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Traffic cops rethink Auto Expo at Pragati Maidan


January 7th, 2012 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) A day after massive jams were reported from around Pragati Maidan, the venue of the 11th Auto Expo, Delhi Traffic Police Saturday said that ... Read more...

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Remove AFSPA but don’t demonise army: Mehbooba


December 3rd, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) Peoples Democratic Party leader Mehbooba Mufti Saturday said the security forces had done a "commendable job" against terrorism in Jammu and Kashmir and they should ... Read more...

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Doctor by day, musician and writer by night


December 1st, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 1 (IANS) The scalpel gives way to a harmonium and the surgeon in 80-year-old Samir K. Gupta steps aside for the artist as he gives musical life to ... Read more...

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Kapil Dev, Bhujbal now in wax (with Images)


November 25th, 2011 - 11:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 25 (IANS) Lifelike wax statues of former Indian cricket star Kapil Dev and Maharashtra minister Chhagan Bhujbal were unveiled here Friday by Lonavala's Celebrity Wax Museum.The statues ... Read more...

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Farooq Abdullah asks his brother to toe party line


November 4th, 2011 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Nov 3 (IANS) Farooq Abdullah, union minister for new and renewable energy and president of the ruling National Conference (NC) in Jammu and Kashmir, Thursday asked his younger ... Read more...

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Congress lambasts Omar for acting in ‘arbitrary manner’


October 27th, 2011 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Oct 27 (IANS) The Congress Thursday attacked Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah for behaving in an "arbitrary manner" and not consulting the party, which is its alliance ... Read more...

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Lata proud of brother Hridaynath


September 28th, 2011 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Lata Mangeshkar says she is proud of her younger brother Hridaynath Mangeshkar in whose name a lifetime achievement award has been instituted to mark ... Read more...

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Pakistan wants to strengthen its energy sector


September 15th, 2011 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 15 (IANS) The government was committed to strengthening the energy sector for the overall economic development of Pakistan, a minister said.Finance Minister Abdul Hafeez Shaikh said Wednesday that ... Read more...

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Kashmir Police outstanding, says home secretary


August 12th, 2011 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 11 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Police are an outstanding force which has done a commendable job in bringing peace and safeguarding public life and property while fighting militancy ... Read more...

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England take control of second Test (Roundup)


August 1st, 2011 - 2:11 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS) England batted themselves to a commanding position in the second cricket Test, reaching 441/6 at stumps in the second innings, on a day when the ... Read more...

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A man and his motley troupe perform for justice (Feature)


July 31st, 2011 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kanpur, July 31 (IANS) Rickshaw pullers, vegetable vendors, mechanics and tailors - they are members of his theatre group. With their help, Sanjeeba, the owner of a picture frames shop, ... Read more...

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Rs.1 mn reward for police for solving J. Dey murder


June 27th, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 27 (IANS) The Maharashtra government Monday announced a cash reward of Rs.1 million for the Mumbai police Crime Branch team which solved the murder case of journalist Jyotirmoy ... Read more...

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Reports of near-misses in Delhi untrue: Airport authority


May 20th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Slamming recent media reports of alleged lapses committed by the air traffic control (ATC) at the international airport here, the Airports Authority of India (AAI) ... Read more...

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Sound banking system needed for financial stability: Pranab


March 27th, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 27 (IANS) A sound and resilient banking sector, well-functioning financial markets, robust liquidity management and payment and settlement infrastructure have become the pre-requisites for financial stability, union ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh lauds Mukherjee, says budget meets economic challenges


February 28th, 2011 - 4:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 28 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Monday praising Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said the Union Budget meets all the challenges that the economy faces today ... Read more...

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PM lauds Mamata, says ‘Rail Budget’ a common man’s budget


February 25th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, terming the Railway Budget 2011-2012 to be a common man's budget, on Friday said no increase in freight rates and ... Read more...

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Our blast probe better than that of federal agency: Goa cops


January 19th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 19 (IANS) Goa Police Wednesday snubbed the elite National Investigation Agency (NIA) and said the police investigation into the 2009 Diwali-eve blast in the state was qualitatively better than the ... Read more...

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Civic agencies get praise for night shelters from apex court


January 17th, 2011 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) The capital's civic agencies got a pat on the back from the apex court Monday for putting up night shelters promptly during the intense winter. Expressing satisfaction ... Read more...

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‘Fighter’ Screening In Kolkata: Jeet Showered With Kudos


January 15th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
that stars the famed mega star Jeet in his super cool and muscle-rippling avatar. A private screening was held at the esteemed Priya cinema for the celebrities and the whole ... Read more...

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‘The Cape’ Review: Lacks That Killer Punch


January 11th, 2011 - 12:24 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The comic lovers, though, may find 'The Cape' pretty absorbing since it is quite similar to Batman with the protagonist bloke as an intellectual guy who relies on training and grey ... Read more...

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Akshay hopes to taste success with Katrina again


December 11th, 2010 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 11 (IANS) Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar says as the films he has done with Katrina Kaif in the past have been a hit, he hopes their upcoming "Tees Maar ... Read more...

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Dhobi Ghat First Look Unveiled!


November 22nd, 2010 - 12:36 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Aamir Khan stayed away from the trailer launch of the film to make sure that the film remains as the center of attraction rather than anything else.The movie involves a very ... Read more...

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Robert Downey Jr Admires Aamir Khan’s Style Of Work


November 6th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 6, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Aamir Khan is one of the biggest stars of the Indian film industry. Although Aamir has not bagged any major Hollywood projects yet, it seems that he ... Read more...

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Regional Movies In MIAAC


October 28th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 28, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The 10th anniversary of the Mahindra Indo-American Arts Council (MIAAC) Film Festival will commence in New York City from November 10, 2010. This year, the focus ... Read more...

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Review Of Dus Tola: The Victory Of Goodness Over Greed


October 22nd, 2010 - 9:04 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
ctober 22, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Director: Ajoy VermaStarring: Manoj Bajpai, Aarti Chhabria, Siddharth Makkar, Pallavi Sharda, Govind Namdeo, Asrani, Dilip Prabhavalkar.Rating: **It seems that Bollywood is slowly turning its attention to ... Read more...

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Sam Raimi Will Direct ‘Wizard Of Oz’ Prequel For Disney


October 7th, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 7, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): After months of speculation it has been confirmed that Sam raimi is going to direct Wizard of Oz Prequel. Since Sam Mendes declined the offer ... Read more...

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Gloria Stuart of Titanic fame dies


September 28th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 28, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Gloria Stuart, the original Hollywood veteran, who played the elderly Rose in "Titanic", by Cameron is dead. She was 100 years old.The actress, shoes full name ... Read more...

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Will and Jada Pay It Forward On Their Birthdays


September 20th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 20, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Hollywood's hottest celebrity couple, Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith, has joined hands with charity: Water, so as to make a stance against global water crisis.This ... Read more...

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Kareena Crazy About Marathi Rapper


September 3rd, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 3, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Marathi rapper Pradeep Kasikar stole the limelight on India's Got Talent this Saturday. The cast from the Bollywood film, "We Are Family' including, Kareena Kapoor, Arjun ... Read more...

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Michael Douglas Apprehensive About The Fate Of Wall Street Sequel


August 17th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Aug 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ace Hollywood actor Michael Douglas who has many critically acclaimed and hit movies under his belt is back in news again. This time the Basic Instinct ... Read more...

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