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Politicians, media love hating each other: Omar


August 9th, 2012 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 9 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Thursday said a completely harmonious relationship between politicians and the media was not possible."If there is complete harmony between ... Read more...

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Delhi to register ‘eligible’ Madrasahs, finance them


April 27th, 2012 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) To reach out to minority votes ahead of the Delhi assembly elections in 2013, the Congress-led government Friday asked the state minority commission to facilitate ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

McCain’s visit sparks debate in Kashmir


August 18th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 18 (IANS) The visit of US Senator John McCain to Kashmir earlier this week has generated an interesting debate here -- some are pointing to the fact that he ... Read more...

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Jordanian King orders release of detained journalist


June 1st, 2011 - 11:34 pm ICT by BNO News
AMMAN, JORDAN (BNO NEWS) -- Jordanian King Abdullah II on Wednesday ordered the release of Jordanian journalist Ala'a Fazza', who was arrested earlier today, Ammon News reported.The king ordered the journalist's release ... Read more...

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50 years on Italy’s ‘La Dolce Vita is just a distant memory’


November 6th, 2010 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 6 (ANI): La Dolce Vita - 'The Sweet Life' in Italy is anything but that, as Italians struggle to cope with the worst recession since the Second World War.The anniversary ... Read more...

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Ishant Sharma, actress Matondkar participate in Delhi energy conservation walkathon


October 24th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.24 (ANI): Indian cricketer Ishant Sharma and Bollywood actress Urmila Matondkar joined over 3000 people in a walkathon to spread awareness about energy conservation and health improvement here on Sunday.'Petrotech ... Read more...

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Vehicle buyers reject models due to longer delivery period


October 1st, 2010 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) A large number of new vehicle buyers in India reject a model they initially considered due to the longer waiting time for delivery and buy another, said ... Read more...

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Bangladesh Observer closed down


June 8th, 2010 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, June 8 (IANS) Bangladesh Observer, one of the country's oldest English language daily newspapers, closed down Tuesday after a prolonged dispute between the owners and employees. Founded in 1949 as Pakistan Observer, ... Read more...

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Court summons for Preity Zinta on IPL ads


March 22nd, 2010 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 22 (IANS) A court here Monday issued summons to Bollywood actor and Kings XI Punjab's chairperson Preity Zinta and co-owner Ness Wadia for using pictures of freedom fighters in their ... Read more...

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Delhi man nabbed for buying cars with fake demand drafts


March 21st, 2010 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) Delhi Police have arrested a man who cheated people by purchasing the luxury cars they were selling by using fake demand drafts. Police have also ... Read more...

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Newspapers still ‘king’ in India’s media world: Survey


March 12th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) Television is the main source of entertainment in India but newspapers still hold the second place as 'Generation X' continues to demand its daily dose of the ... Read more...

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US rejects reports regarding NATO aircraft violating Pak airspace


March 9th, 2010 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar.9 (ANI): The United States has rejected reports regarding NATO aircraft violating Pakistan's airspace over Balochistan.A statement issued by the US Embassy here, described media reports regarding NATO planes violating Pakistan's ... Read more...

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Berlusconi could have been killed, says minister


December 15th, 2009 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Dec 15 (IANS/AKI) Italy's Interior Minister Roberto Maroni has said that Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi could have been killed when he was attacked Sunday after a political rally in the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Punjab’s rural libraries spread awareness in farmers’ lives


July 25th, 2009 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
By Avtar GillBathinda, July 25 (ANI): Many libraries in the rural Punjab are spreading awareness about different aspects of life and society and thus transforming lives of farmer families.At Jidda village ... Read more...

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24 kids die after taking paracetamol in Bangladesh


July 23rd, 2009 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 23 (IANS) A private pharmaceutical firm in Bangladesh was ordered to be sealed after 24 children died on consuming paracetamol suspension, an official said. The drug administration ordered the firm to ... Read more...

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I won’t buy newspapers ‘at any price’ today: Warren Buffett


May 5th, 2009 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 5 (IANS) Warren Buffett may have sagely advice on investment in any number of fields, but one area he says he won't touch these days is the newspaper industry. 'The ... Read more...

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Indian newspapers report large voter turnout amid Naxal attacks, boycott call


April 17th, 2009 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 17 (ANI): Indian daily newspapers projected the first phase of 15th Lok Sabha elections as by and large 'peaceful' as large number voters came out to cast their votes ... Read more...

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Dungeon dad being offered counselling ”to cope with trial”


March 18th, 2009 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 18 (ANI): Dungeon dad Josef Fritzl is being offered counselling to help cope with the trauma of his ongoing trial that started on March 16. The Austrian engineer has "partly" ... Read more...

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CBI goes to public for clues in Aarushi murder


January 19th, 2009 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) Even as the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is preparing to file a chargesheet in the sensational murders of Noida teenager Aarushi Talwar and her family's domestic ... Read more...

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Bollywood’s one-man PRO - a vanishing breed


November 30th, 2008 - 10:44 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 30 (IANS) Who coined the term "showman" for Raj Kapoor, the term that stayed forever prefixed to his name, or "superstar" that went on to define not just Rajesh Khanna ... Read more...

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World press body condemns killing of Pakistan journalist


November 11th, 2008 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
Brussels, Nov 10 (IANS) The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) condemned Monday the killing of a journalist by security forces in the troubled Swat valley in Pakistan's North West Frontier Province.Qari Mohammad ... Read more...

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US newspapers, magazines to slash thousands of jobs


November 2nd, 2008 - 8:49 am ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 2 (Xinhua) Gannett Company Inc., the largest US newspaper chain, has announced that it will lay off about 10 percent of its workforce by early December.The move, together with ... Read more...

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Indians among foreign maids in Malaysia ‘victimised, unprotected’


September 22nd, 2008 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 22 (IANS) Foreign maids working in Malaysia are subjected to discrimination and violence and the law is too weak to help them, a series of reports by two major ... Read more...

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Vladimir Putin to give Nicolas Sarkozy judo lessons!


September 16th, 2008 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 16 (ANI): Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has promised to teach President Nicolas Sarkozy judo. The former president has revealed that Sarkozy wants to take some lessons on his martial ... Read more...

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Murdoch may invest 100 million US dollars on India TV channels


August 4th, 2008 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Aug.4 (ANI): Rupert Murdoch''s News Corporation plans to invest 100 million American dollars to launch six regional TV channels in India. I''m guessing the investments will be in the region of ... Read more...

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Mcleodganj’s famous Parsi shop on its last legs (Letter from Mcleodganj)


June 27th, 2008 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Mcleodganj (Himachal Pradesh), June 27 (IANS) One of the oldest landmarks of this town, the Nowrojee General Merchants shop set up in 1860, is taking a beating from time. Owned ... Read more...

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Broken bangles, blood stains, glass pieces - remnants of Jaipur’s terror night (Lead)


May 15th, 2008 - 12:45 am ICT by admin
By Kavita Bajeli-Datt and Sahil Makkar Jaipur, May 14 (IANS) Broken bangles, footwear, blood stains, dried rose petals, mangled car engines and push carts, and shards of glass were what remained on streets ... Read more...

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Newspaper, the new inspiration for contemporay Indian art


May 11th, 2008 - 3:53 pm ICT by admin
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) Contemporary art in India is drawing inspiration from a collage of new mediums, the most striking among them being daily newspapers and the internet. And ... Read more...

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Quicker than five children? Check it out


April 29th, 2008 - 4:30 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) As a take-off from the format of the newly launched reality TV game show "Kya Aap Paanchvi Paas Se Tez Hain", 94.3 My FM Dil Se! has ... Read more...

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Canadian dailies notch up record online ad revenue


April 8th, 2008 - 12:32 pm ICT by admin
Toronto, April 8 (IANS) Canadian daily newspapers registered a record 29 percent growth in online advertising revenue in 2007, offsetting a small decline in printing advertising revenue during the period. According to ... Read more...

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