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Elderly man dies after visit to police station


August 28th, 2012 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) A 70-year-old man died of heart attack suffered at a police station here during a meeting to resolve an assault, police said Monday. A probe ... Read more...

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Sons, daughters-in-law arrested for parading widowed mother half naked


August 24th, 2012 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Aug 24 (IANS) Police arrested five people, including two sons and daughters-in-law of a middle-aged Dalit widow who was publicly beaten and paraded half naked in a village in Bihar's ... Read more...

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TV and bold scenes don’t go together, says Pooja Sharma


August 6th, 2012 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 6 (IANS) It's not right to showcase bold scenes in family-based TV dramas, says actress Pooja Sharma, who recently shot a sensual number for her show "Ruk Jaana ... Read more...

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Happiest day of my life: Pranab’s elder sister


July 25th, 2012 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kirnahar (West Bengal), July 25 (IANS) "Happy, happy, happy. I'm endlessly happy", said Annapurna Banerjee as she sat here glued to the TV set watching her younger brother Pranab ... Read more...

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Online campaign against ‘untouchability’ in Rajasthan (Lead)


July 12th, 2012 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) An online signature campaign has sought action against alleged untouchability in a Rajasthan district where Dalit women are forced to remove footwear while passing ... Read more...

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Online campaign against ‘untouchability’ in Rajasthan


July 12th, 2012 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) An online signature campaign has sought action against alleged untouchability in a Rajasthan district where Dalit women are forced to remove footwear while passing ... Read more...

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31 percent elderly face abuse


June 14th, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) Nearly 31 percent of the elderly in the country face abuse in some form, and more than half of them feel their sons were responsible ... Read more...

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Pratyusha Banerjee too skinny to look vulgar!


June 13th, 2012 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 13 (IANS) In her small screen "biwi no.1" avatar as Anandi, actress Pratyusha Banerjee is seen in traditional ghaghra-choli. But for dance reality show "Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5", ... Read more...

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Hosni Mubarak facing stroke risk : official


June 10th, 2012 - 4:44 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, June 10 (IANS) Hosni Mubarak may suffer a stroke at any time, according to an official in the Torah prison where the Egyptian ex- president is presently ... Read more...

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Love your bahus, say telly moms-in-law


May 10th, 2012 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) Nasty kitchen politics and mean mothers-in-law have long been the core of woman-centric shows on telly. But Smita Bansal, Apara Mehta, Supriya Pilongakar and Indrani ... Read more...

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Where Holi goes on for 50 days


March 7th, 2012 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mathura, March 7 (IANS) It may be a one-day affair in the rest of India, but Holi is a 50-day cultural exposition in the Braj region of Uttar Pradesh.In the ... Read more...

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Missing nurse case: CBI quizzes arrested legislator’s mother


January 31st, 2012 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 31 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Tuesday quizzed a Congress legislator's mother and some of his other relatives in the disappearance of Rajasthan government nurse Bhanwari ... Read more...

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Middle-aged men rule the roost on television


January 9th, 2012 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) The handsome middle-aged man rules Indian television these days. From Ram Kapoor, Samir Soni to Ronit Roy and Mohnish Bahl - all of them are ... Read more...

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The more the merrier, says Mizo man with 39 wives, 94 kids


October 24th, 2011 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
Baktawng (Mizoram), Oct 24 (IANS) Many would consider it an achievement of Biblical proportions! With 39 wives and more than 120 children and grandchildren, all staying together, a tribal Christian ... Read more...

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Kumaraswamy begins indefinite fast


July 9th, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 9 (IANS) Former Karnataka chief minister H.D. Kumaraswamy Saturday began a fast-unto-death demanding a CBI probe to determine whether his family's Rs.1,500 crore assets were legally acquired ... Read more...

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Kumaraswamy to begin fast-unto-death Saturday


July 8th, 2011 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 8 (IANS) Former Karnataka chief minister H.D. Kumaraswamy Saturday begins a fast-unto-death for a probe to determine if his family's Rs.1,500 crore assets were legally acquired or ... Read more...

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Mubarak’s daughters-in-law banned from leaving Egypt


June 17th, 2011 - 10:30 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, June 17 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Egypt's ministry of justice has imposed travel bans on two daughters-in-law of former president Hosni Mubarak, Al Ahram reported.The ban was imposed by the ministry's ... Read more...

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TV going downhill for a decade: Kitu Gidwani (Interview)


June 8th, 2011 - 10:38 am ICT by IANS
Udaipur (Rajasthan), June 8 (IANS) Kitu Gidwani, who has been associated with the small screen for 27 years, featuring in serials like "Trishna", "Junoon" and "Swabhimaan", believes it has been ... Read more...

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Second generation politicians contest Bengal polls


May 4th, 2011 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 4 (IANS) Sons, daughters-in-law, relatives... West Bengal's assembly elections appear to have become a family affair, to a great extent.Many young family members of the state's ... Read more...

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Holi revelry picks up momentum in Braj area (With Image)


March 15th, 2011 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Agra/Mathura/Vrindavan, March 15 (IANS) With the winter nip remaining later than usual, Holi revelries in Agra and the surrounding Braj area of Uttar Pradesh, which last almost two months, began ... Read more...

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Shias to campaign against female foeticide


March 14th, 2011 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 14 (IANS) All set to prove their progressive nature, Shia Muslims have resolved to wage war against female foeticide.A resolution to that effect was passed at a two-0day ... Read more...

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Indian man with world’s largest family of 39 wives, 94 kids ready to marry again


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 23 (ANI): An Indian man, from Mizoram, who has the largest family in the world with 39 wives, 94 children and 33 grandchildren, says he's ready to marry again.Ziona Chana ... Read more...

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Indian man has world’s biggest family with 39 wives, 94 children, 33 grandchildren


February 20th, 2011 - 12:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 20 (ANI): An Indian man, from Mizoram, has the largest family in the world with 39 wives, 94 children and 33 grandchildren.Ziona Chana and his family live in a 100-room, ... Read more...

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Wicked mothers-in-law replaced by loving ones on TV


November 19th, 2010 - 9:19 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) Saas-bahu sagas are still a staple for the small screen, but there has been a gradual change in the portrayal of mothers-in-law in serials - from scheming ... Read more...

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Taliban kill woman accused of murdering mother-in-law in Afghanistan


October 17th, 2010 - 4:17 pm ICT by ANI
Ghazni (Afghanistan), Oct 17(ANI): The Taliban has reportedly killed a woman accused of murdering her mother-in-law in Afghanistan's Ghazni city.Local officials said that the mother-in-law was pushed into a bread oven ... Read more...

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Mothers-in-law being cared for by daughters-in-law don’t live longer


October 9th, 2010 - 11:04 am ICT by ANI
London, Oct 9 (ANI): Always thought it's the mother-in-law who makes the life of her son's wife a living hell? Well, according to a research, the daughter-in-law is actually primed for revenge.Research ... Read more...

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Sonia, Rahul to be invited for Varun’s wedding: Maneka


September 27th, 2010 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Badaun, Sep 26 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP and scion of the Nehru-Gandhi family Varun Gandhi is all set to tie the nuptial knot this year and among the ... Read more...

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Divorce insurance: perfect wedding gift for couples thinking of tying the knot


September 23rd, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 23 (ANI): Moms and dads who think their sons and daughters-in-law are not really meant to be together forever, can buy them a practical gift that would secure their ... Read more...

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Six of family die in Delhi building collapse (Lead)


July 14th, 2010 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) Six members of a family were killed when their house in northeast Delhi collapsed Wednesday, they day they had ironically planned to shift out as the structure ... Read more...

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Women fined for cremating mother-in-law


June 21st, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, June 21 (IANS) A panchayat in Jharkhand has fined four women Rs.9,000 each for cremating their mother-in-law, saying they intruded into a male domain. The four women cremated 78-year-old Patia Kuwar of ... Read more...

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Midwives ask for recognition of work, incentives


April 12th, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, April 12 (IANS) A convention of around 1,500 'dais' (midwives) from 15 districts of Gujarat has sought recognition of their work with a small monetary incentive to further reduce maternal and ... Read more...

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Retired professor’s courtyard is haven for sparrows


April 5th, 2010 - 9:53 am ICT by IANS
By Asit Srivastava Meerut, April 5 (IANS) The numbers of house sparrows may be dwindling fast, but certainly not in the courtyard of a retired professor's house in this north Indian city where ... Read more...

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Hasina’s son joins politics, Zia’s party welcomes move


February 26th, 2010 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 26 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's son Sajeeb Wazed Joy has formally joined politics, a move that was Friday welcomed by the main opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) ... Read more...

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Move to bring six fugitive Mujib killers to Bangladesh


January 29th, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Jan 29 (IANS) Efforts were on to bring back to Bangladesh six fugitive killers of the country's founding father Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, a minister said. The minister's statement came after five ... Read more...

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Five killers of Bangladesh’s founding father hanged (Second Lead)


January 28th, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Jan 28 (IANS) Nearly 35 years after Bangladesh's founding father Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was assassinated, five army officers who were among those convicted for the killing were hanged at Dhaka ... Read more...

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