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Contostavlos won’t mind dating a commoner


August 19th, 2012 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 19 (IANS) Singer Tulisa Contostavlos says she does not mind dating a regular guy irrespective of his job."If I find someone who's a good guy that I get ... Read more...

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Lokpal Bill banks on people’s legal illiteracy: Bedi


August 15th, 2012 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) After the prime minister in his Independence Day speech assured the nation of action against corruption, saying the Lokpal Bill has been passed in ... Read more...

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KBC winner Sushil Kumar in ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5′


June 17th, 2012 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 17 (IANS) Bihar-based Sushil Kumar, who created history by winning Rs.5 crore in the fifth season of "Kaun Banega Crorepati", is set to put his dancing skills ... Read more...

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‘Katari Veera Sura Sundaraangi’ paisa vasool movie (Kannada Movie Review)


May 11th, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Katari Veera Sura Sundaraangi"; Cast: Rebel Star Ambareesh, Real Star Upendra, Ramya, Doddanna, Sridhar, Tennis Krishna, Ajay and others; Director: Suresh Krishna; Producer: Munirathna; Dialogue-Writer: Upendra; Composer: Hari Krishna; Camera: ... Read more...

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Aamir Khan to keep date with Varanasi auto-driver


April 25th, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Varanasi, April 25 (IANS) It is not often that a Bollywood star flies down from Mumbai to attend the wedding in an auto-driver's family. But then, Aamir Khan is ... Read more...

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‘Titanic’ in 3D: Indian fans excited, experts doubtful (Lead)


April 3rd, 2012 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) Come Thursday, and cinema goers in India will be able to relive their "Titanic" moments once again, but in 3D. While fans are excited ... Read more...

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‘Titanic’ in 3D — Indian fans excited, experts doubtful


April 3rd, 2012 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) Come Thursday, and cinema goers in India will be able to relive their "Titanic" moments once again, but in 3D. While fans are excited ... Read more...

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With millions of hits, ‘Kolaveri Di’ on song


November 24th, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 24 (IANS) If you haven't heard "Kolaveri Di", you are supposed to be out of sync with the world. The Tamil song with nonsensical lyrics that came ... Read more...

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Indian artist captures African soul on canvas


October 14th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) A row of mud huts, green trees, smiling Masai kids, Oromo women cooking on hearths and a couple of Zulu men gossiping idly -- artist ... Read more...

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Greetings from India ring bells at Bhutan’s royal wedding


October 13th, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
Sanawar (Himachal Pradesh), Oct 13 (IANS) Even before the royal wedding bells began to ring in Bhutan Thursday morning, greetings from India could be heard.For a teacher of the alma ... Read more...

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Bhutan king to marry India-educated bride Oct 13


September 16th, 2011 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Sanawar (Himachal Pradesh), Sep 16 (IANS) The date is set for a royal wedding. Bhutan's 31-year-old king Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck will tie the knot with his India-educated bride, Jetsun ... Read more...

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Mamata in office on weekend too


May 21st, 2011 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 21 (IANS) After working well past midnight on her first day in office Friday, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee skipped her weekend holiday, spending a hectic ... Read more...

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From PM to commoner, all welcome bin Laden killing (Roundup)


May 2nd, 2011 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Indians across the spectrum - from Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to the 'aam aadmi' on the street - Monday welcomed the killing of Al ... Read more...

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William wants Kate to be called ‘princess’


May 1st, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 1 (IANS) Prince William would prefer that his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, be called "Princess Catherine", officials said.A commoner by birth, Kate Middleton was given ... Read more...

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Fairytale wedding for Will-Kat - world hopes happily ever after


April 29th, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 29 (IANS) The chimes rang across the square, the crowds outside cheered and millions watched on television. The times they were a changing but the fairytale came ... Read more...

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‘Commoner’ bride Kate not uncommon among royals: Study


April 29th, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 29 (IANS) Kate Middleton may be the first commoner in four centuries to marry a future heir to the British throne, but it is not all that ... Read more...

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Millions vote for new assembly in Kerala, Tamil Nadu (Afternoon Lead)


April 13th, 2011 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram/Chennai, April 13 (IANS) Millions in the politically crucial southern states of Kerala and Tamil Nadu as well as the union territory of Puducherry Wednesday queued up at polling booths ... Read more...

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Small screen’s controversy queens


February 21st, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Controversy queens Veena Malik and Rakhi Sawant have been the talk of the town ever since they came together for a cricket-based show on India TV. ... Read more...

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Nepal has drawn inspiration from India: Ram Baran Yadav (Lead)


January 28th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 28 (IANS) Nepal President Ram Baran Yadav Friday said his country's "democratic struggle has drawn inspiration from India", particularly this eastern metropolis."Nepal's democratic struggle has drawn inspiration from India, particularly ... Read more...

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Royal bride-to-be Middleton to spend last b’day as commoner ‘privately’


January 7th, 2011 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 7 (ANI): Princess-in-Waiting Kate Middleton is set to celebrate her final birthday as a commoner, though details of how she will spend the day have not been released.Middleton will ... Read more...

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I’m victim of political vendetta: Nepal’s nabbed ex-crown prince


December 15th, 2010 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Dec 15 (IANS) The first member of the Shah dynasty to be arrested by police, deposed crown prince Paras Bir Bikram Shah, has denied firing at an influential ... Read more...

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Prince William Likely To Get Hitched With Kate Middleton In 2011


November 13th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 13, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): 28-year-old Prince William happens to be associated with the British monarchy and is the second-in-line to the British throne behind his controversial father, Prince ... Read more...

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Nepal’s ex-king says it all in a few words


October 9th, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Oct 9 (IANS) As he started his dynasty's ritual worship of Dashain, Nepal's biggest Hindu festival, the country's deposed king Gyanendra Bir Bikram Shah is still smarting under ... Read more...

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Ex-king’s son-in-law flees Nepal after brush with law


August 11th, 2010 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Aug 11 (IANS) Former king Gyanendra's son-in-law Raj Bahadur Singh, who has been showing a penchant for getting into controversies, has fled Nepal after his brush with the law ... Read more...

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Sonam Kapoor wants to play Anarkali with Abhishek as Salim


August 3rd, 2010 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) If Sonam Kapoor ever gets the chance to play the role of commoner Anarkali from K. Asif's magnum opus "Mughal-e-Azam", she would love to have Abhishek ... Read more...

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Tonnes of wheat left to rot in Kanpur


July 29th, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
By Mahendra MishraKanpur, July 29 (ANI): Hundreds of tonnes of wheat procured by the Food Corporation of India (FCI) have been left to rot due to official apathy and lack of storage ... Read more...

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Lions walk past Big B in Gir


June 2nd, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan was lucky enough to catch a glimpse of a pride of lions in Gir sanctuary, where he is shooting for a campaign ... Read more...

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I was betrayed, says Nepal’s last king


May 26th, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, May 26 (IANS) Two years after he lost his crown and was compelled to leave the palace of his forefathers to begin life as a commoner, Nepal's last king ... Read more...

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Ousted Nepal king eyes comeback chance?


March 24th, 2010 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, March 24 (IANS) Domestic travellers flying to the pilgrim city of Janakpur in southern Nepal Wednesday were amazed to find themselves sharing the cabin with deposed king Gyanendra ... Read more...

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Jaipur couples enjoy 10 minutes of love in the air on V-Day


February 15th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
By Lokender SinghJaipur, Feb.15 (ANI): Even as the young at heart celebrated the St. Valentine's Day by exchanging greetings cards, chocolates or other gift items in different parts of the world, ... Read more...

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All eyes on Nepal president’s maiden India visit


February 15th, 2010 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Feb 15 (IANS) With major changes sweeping through Nepal, all eyes here are on the maiden visit by Nepal's first President Ram Baran Yadav to India from Monday, ... Read more...

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Last Nepal king breaks ancient taboo


February 9th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Feb 9 (IANS) Almost two years after he was stripped of his crown and became a commoner, Nepal's deposed king Gyanendra himself has broken a centuries-old taboo.The last king ... Read more...

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Aamir Khan joins Punjab wedding ceremony…in disguise


December 20th, 2009 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Faridkot (Punjab), Dec 20 (IANS) Village-girl Ramandeep Kaur in Punjab's border district of Faridkot did not have anything in common with well-known cricketer Sourav Ganguly till Saturday. Not until Aamir Khan, ... Read more...

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Rising prices put potatoes out of commoner’s reach


September 1st, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Sep 1 (IANS) Rising prices of essential items seem to be taking their toll on the common man here. First it were the pulses and now it is the king of ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh calls for synergising responsibilities of judiciary and executive


August 16th, 2009 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has called upon the judiciary and executive to work together to make the Indian judicial system an arrear free institution.Singh was ... Read more...

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