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Pak businessman is Delhi’s first marrow transplant case from unrelated donor


September 17th, 2012 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) Abdul Samad, 36-year-old businessman from Pakistan, has doctors in the national capital and a donor from Germany to thank for a fresh lease of life.A ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

‘Challenge’ engaging, entertaining (Kannada Movie Review)


August 19th, 2012 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Challenge"; Cast: Harish Raj, Dilip Raj, Neenasam, Achyuth Kumar, Dharma, Riyaz Khan, Sanjana Singh, Nihal; Director: Ganesh Kamaraj; Producer: Sridharan; Composer: Kannan; Camera: Magesh Dev; Rating: ** 1/2Ganesh Kamaraj's "Challenge" ... Read more...

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Issues with NCP will be resolved soon: Aiyar


July 21st, 2012 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 21 (IANS) Exuding confidence that the problems with the Nationalist Congress Party would be resolved soon, Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar Saturday said such differences of opinion ... Read more...

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Controversy over dress circular to Kerala teachers


July 3rd, 2012 - 12:21 am ICT by IANS
Kochi, July 2 (IANS) Kerala's education department Monday sent a circular to woman teachers to turn up at a function in a saree and green blouse, inviting allegations that the ... Read more...

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Indonesian jailed for ‘God doesn’t exist’ Facebook post


June 15th, 2012 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 15 (IANS) An Indonesian man has been jailed for two-and-a-half-years for sharing explicit material about Prophet Mohammed online and writing "God doesn't exist" on his Facebook page, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Discuss Siachen as part of Kashmir issue: Omar


June 14th, 2012 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, June 14 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Thursday termed talks between India and Pakistan on Siachen a positive step but wanted the issue not to be ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Nothing good about ‘Villain’ (Kannada Movie Review)


May 26th, 2012 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Villain"; Cast: Audithya, Raagini, Rangayana Raghu, Shobharaj, Dharma, Malathi Sardeshpande; Screenplay and Direction: M.S. Ramesh; Producer: Yogish Hunasuru; Camera: Dasari Seenu; Music: Guru Kiran; Rating *1/2M.S. Ramesh's "Villain" was expected ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Reforms or populism? UPA must take a call (Comment)


May 26th, 2012 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Considering that the Manmohan Singh government's chief economic adviser Kaushik Basu had ruled out the possibility of major reforms before the next general election, the hike in petrol prices predictably ... Read more...

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President, PM greet the nation on Buddha Purnima


May 5th, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil, Vice President Hamid Ansari and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday greeted the nation on the occasion of Buddha Purnima.In her message, ... Read more...

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Theft at Maharashtra temple, guard killed


March 24th, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Raigad (Maharashtra), March 24 (IANS) A security guard was killed as burglars made away with a 1.5 kg gold mask from a Lord Ganesh temple in Divegar village of Raigad ... Read more...

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PM’s statement appalling: Sharad Pawar


March 20th, 2012 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 20 (IANS) Stating that his party was hurt by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's comments, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar said Tuesday his party never objected ... Read more...

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UPA breaking up, brick by brick: BJP


March 15th, 2012 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) said Thursday that the Congress-led government was falling apart, brick by brick, due to distrust with its key allies."There ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Trinamool won’t back Congress for Rajya Sabha polls


March 13th, 2012 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 13 (IANS) The Trinamool Congress has decided not to support the Congress nominee in West Bengal for the upcoming Rajya Sabha polls, state Congress chief Pradip Bhattacharya Tuesday ... Read more...

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Counter opposition, Farooq exhorts party legislatrs


February 22nd, 2012 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Feb 22 (IANS) The ruling National Conference held its party legislature meeting in Jammu on Wednesday to counter the "provocations" of main opposition Peoples Democratic Party.The meeting was held ... Read more...

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Haryana bureaucrat arrested in corruption case


February 16th, 2012 - 12:22 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 15 (IANS) A Haryana Civil Services (HCS) officer was arrested by the state vigilance bureau Wednesday for his involvement in a case of corruption registered against him in ... Read more...

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Coalition dharma does not permit unilateralism, Congress tells Trinamool


January 18th, 2012 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) The Congress Tuesday expressed its displeasure with the Trinamool Congress, saying "coalition dharma does not permit unilateralism", after a Congress minister in West Bengal ... Read more...

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‘High command will decide whether to stay in Mamata ministry’


January 9th, 2012 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 9 (IANS) Straining the ties with alliance partner Trinamool Congress further, the Congress' West Bengal unit Monday said the decision on whether to leave the government will ... Read more...

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Karmapa’s compassion: Chinese guards are also human beings


December 25th, 2011 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 25 (IANS) When the 17th Karmapa, Ogyen Trinley Dorje, head of the Karma Kagyu sect of Tibetan Buddhism was escaping to India from China on horseback, he ... Read more...

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No shoulder surgery for Shabana (Movie Snippets)


December 20th, 2011 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) Shabana Azmi is happy she doesn't need a surgery for her fractured shoulder. But the restless and workaholic actress is upset about the complete ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

BJP backs JMM in bypoll, JD-U miffed


November 21st, 2011 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Nov 21 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) decision to back ally Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) in the Dec 4 Mandu assembly bypoll in Jharkhand has upset its ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

BJP undecided over Jharkand by-poll pact


November 14th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Nov 14 (IANS) The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Jharkhand seems to be in a dilemma as two of its alliance partners are vying for its support ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Farooq Abdullah asks brother to quit as party spokesman


November 10th, 2011 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Nov 10 (IANS) National Conference (NC) patron Farooq Abdullah Thursday asked his younger brother Mustafa Kamal to immediately resign as the party's additional general secretary and chief spokesman, the ... Read more...

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Centre tinkering with federal structure: Modi


October 22nd, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi Saturday accused the central government of attempting to tinker with the federal structure of the country and said the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Can’t comment on stray thoughts of Khurshid: PM


October 20th, 2011 - 12:43 am ICT by IANS
On Board Air India One, Oct 19 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday termed as "stray" the comment of Law Minister Salman Khurshid that the investment climate in India ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Komal’s lively performance makes ‘Maryaade Raamanna’ enjoyable (Kannada Movie Review)


September 25th, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Maryaade Raamanna"; Cast: Komal, Nisha, Rajesh, Mukesh Rishi, Dharma and Doddanna; Director: Guru Prasad; Producer: T. Kumaresh Babu; Camera: R.Giri; Music Director: M.M. Keervani; Rating: ** 1/2Guru Prasad's "Maryaade Raamanna" ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Will institution of Dalai Lama continue?


September 25th, 2011 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Sep 25 (IANS) Should the institution of the Dalai Lama continue? The incumbent spiritual leader of Tibetans says he will initiate a debate on it after 14 years."When I ... Read more...

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Kanchi Sankaracharya denies deal with judge


August 26th, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 26 (IANS) Kanchi Sankaracharya Jayendra Saraswati, a prime accused in a murder case, Friday denied speaking to the judge hearing the case and negotiating for his acquittal."I have ... Read more...

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Ready for epic journey to Lhasa: new Tibetan PM


August 8th, 2011 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Aug 8 (IANS) The Dalai Lama was ready to embark on an epic journey back to Lhasa, Lobsang Sangay said Monday, as he took over as the new prime ... Read more...

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Last reshuffle before 2014 polls, balance maintained: PM (Lead)


July 12th, 2011 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) After the much-awaited cabinet reshuffle, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday surprised everyone by declaring that this was the last rejig before the 2014 polls ... Read more...

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Two berths vacant for DMK, says PM


July 12th, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) Indicating that the alliance with the DMK is intact, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Tuesday that he has kept two berths vacant for the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

‘Ban improperly dressed tourists in all Goa temples’


July 12th, 2011 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 12 (IANS) After two temples in Goa restricted the entry of scantily dressed tourists into their premises, a rightwing organisation here Tuesday demanded that the ban be extended ... Read more...

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‘Delhi Belly’ back on Nepal screens, minus some expletives (Lead)


July 6th, 2011 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 6 (IANS) After being put on hold for two days following censors' objections to the expletives peppering its dialogues, Aamir Khan's home production "Delhi Belly" finally reappeared ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘Aaranya Kaandam’ - a realistic account of gangsters (Tamil Movie Review)


June 11th, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Aaranya Kaandam"; Cast: Jackie Shroff, Ravi Krishna Sampath Raj, Yasmin Ponnappa, Somasundaram; Producer: Capital Film Works; Director: Thiagarajan Kumararaja; Music: Yuvan Shankar Raja; Rating: *** 1/2Debutant Thiagarajan Kumararaja's "Aaranya Kaandam", ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Jharkhand ruling alliance bickers over by-poll


June 4th, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, June 4 (IANS) Jharkhand's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and ally Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) were Saturday locked in a war of words over the Jameshedpur Lok Sabha ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Jayalalithaa charges Puducherry’s Rangasamy with betrayal


May 19th, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 19 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Thursday said her AIADMK had been betrayed by poll ally and newly-elected Puducherry Chief Minister N. Rangaswamy, who heads the ... Read more...

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