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President Mukherjee given civic reception by Bengal government (Lead)


September 14th, 2012 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 14 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee, who Friday began a four-day official visit to his home state Bengal -- his first after assuming the nation's highest post, was ... Read more...

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Pranab receives warm welcome in Lucknow, meets Mulayam and Mayawati


July 4th, 2012 - 1:15 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 3 (IANS) UPA presidential candidate Pranab Mukherjee received a tumultous welcome from Congressmen here Tuesday even as the state's ruling Samajwadi Party (SP) and the opposition Bahujan ... Read more...

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‘Brand Anna’ holds vital lessons for marketers


October 11th, 2011 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) If you have an idea that connects with people, you can make the right impact on large groups, even huge populations. This explains the ... Read more...

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In rain, sea of supporters follow Anna Hazare through Delhi


August 19th, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) The national capital was Friday gripped by the phenomenon called Anna Hazare. From the moment he stepped out of Tihar Jail in west Delhi till ... Read more...

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Hazare calm yet determined in his fight


April 6th, 2011 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) The anger and energy were palpable the minute one crossed the police barricades to arrive at Jantar Mantar in central Delhi where social activist Anna ... Read more...

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Foreign tourists find Braj Mandal Holi extraordinary


March 17th, 2011 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
Vrindavan, March 17 (IANS) Vrindavan's Iskcon temple attracts a lot of foreigners who are devotees of Lord Krishna and enjoy the Holi celebrations here, saying the Braj Mandal area is ... Read more...

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Varun Gandhi ties the knot, aunt Sonia misses ceremony (Second Lead)


March 6th, 2011 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh), March 6 (IANS) Gandhi scion and BJP MP Varun Gandhi tied the knot with graphic designer Yamini Roy at the Kamkoteshwar temple here Sunday morning, but ... Read more...

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Varun marries Yamini Roy in Varanasi (Lead)


March 6th, 2011 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh), March 6 (IANS) Gandhi scion and BJP MP Varun Gandhi tied the knot with graphic designer Yamini Roy at the Kamkoteshwar temple here Sunday morning with the ... Read more...

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Sunny happy to be back in Varanasi for ‘Mohalla Assi’


March 2nd, 2011 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Varanasi, March 2 (IANS) Bollywood star Sunny Deol returned here after 15 years to shoot for director Chandraprakash Dwivedi's new movie "Mohalla Assi" and said the experience is "refreshing" and ... Read more...

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With dhoti, choti, Sunny set to play priest in new film


February 7th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) He wore a turban and beard to play a sardar in hit film "Yamla Pagla Deewana", and now actor Sunny Deol is set to essay a dhoti-clad ... Read more...

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Elder Health Care to honour fashion designers Friday


November 16th, 2010 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 16 (IANS) Leading designers from India and abroad will be honoured here Friday for their contribution to global fashion at the second BeYu Fashion Awards 2010 event, an organising official ... Read more...

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The trio behind the Ayodhya ruling


September 30th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 30 (IANS) The three judges - two Hindus and a Muslim - of the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court who Thursday authored the long-awaited verdict on the Babri ... Read more...

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On god they swear, and some by the truth (Cabinet Sidelights)


May 22nd, 2009 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) It was not all in the name of god at the Rashtrapati Bhavan Friday evening when India's new government was sworn in. Most of the 19 ... Read more...

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Naveen Patnaik, 20 others, take oath in Orissa (Lead)


May 21st, 2009 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, May 21 (IANS) Biju Janata Dal (BJD) chief Naveen Patnaik was Thursday sworn in as Orissa chief minister for the third consecutive term. Twenty other ministers - 11 of them of ... Read more...

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The Politics of Big Capital and the Poor in Narmada Valley


November 22nd, 2008 - 4:28 pm ICT by admin
By Dr Rahul PandeyOn the 5th of November I was in Khandwa, a town in central India, taking part in a rally organized by the Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA), or Save the ... Read more...

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Girls opt for short, sexier, skimpier cholis this Navratri


October 5th, 2008 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) This Navratri, tuck away your clumsy looking, long sleeved, heavily embroidered cholis into your closet and replace them with skimpier, sexier and trendy cholis that have become ... Read more...

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Raging row over Hindi now reaches Nepal parliament (Lead)


July 27th, 2008 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, July 27 (IANS) The row over a lawmaker taking his oath of office in Hindi, which has rocked Nepal since Wednesday, reached the new republic's caretaker parliament Sunday with ... Read more...

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Romesh Sharma convicted for murder of fashion designer


February 15th, 2008 - 9:36 pm ICT by admin
(Lead)New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) A city court Friday convicted Romesh Sharma, allegedly an associate of mobster Dawood Ibrahim, and five others for the murder of fashion designer Kunjum Budhiraja in 1999. ... Read more...

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