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‘Hate Story’ - riveting, bold tale of woman’s revenge (IANS Movie Review)


April 20th, 2012 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Hate Story"; Cast: Paoli Dam, Gulshan Devaiah, Nikhil Dwivedi; Director: Vivek Agnihotri; Rating: ***1/2Meet the newest avatar of Maa Kali! The fascist avenging woman has always been a favourite ... Read more...

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Pakistani daily seeks impartial probe in drug scam


April 18th, 2012 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 18 (IANS) Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani's son Musa Gilani may have "curried favour" and been involved in wrongdoing but "only an impartial investigation can unearth the ... Read more...

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England deserve to overtake India as No.1: Allan Donald


July 27th, 2011 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 27 (IANS) South African bowling great Allan Donald says England deserve to replace India as the No.1 Test team but was confident of the visitors bouncing back in ... Read more...

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Kanishka victims reject Canada’s $24,000 ex-gratia


July 11th, 2011 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 11 (IANS) Air India Kanishka victims' families have rejected the Canadian government's offer of $24,000 each for the 1985 bombing that killed all 329 people on board the ... Read more...

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Don’t hate Obama, defeat him: Bobby Jindal


June 18th, 2011 - 10:43 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 18 (IANS) Louisiana's Indian American Republican Governor Bobby Jindal has cautioned his party's conservative activists against demonising Democratic President Barack Obama in the fashion some liberals did ... Read more...

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2G case: Morani’s bail plea dismissed, arrested (Second Lead)


May 30th, 2011 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) A Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court Monday ordered the arrest of Cineyug Films' founder Karim Morani, a co-conspirator in the 2G spectrum scam, after ... Read more...

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Sensational Valthaty powers Kings XI to another comfortable win (Lead)


April 17th, 2011 - 1:12 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 16 (IANS) Paul Valthaty took four wickets and then combined with Adam Gilchrist for some sensational hitting as Kings XI Punjab comfortably beat Deccan Chargers by eight ... Read more...

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Has Hazare taken on more than he can handle? (Comment)


April 16th, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
It hasn't taken long for the two sides engaged in drafting the Lokpal Bill - the government and the social activists led by the Gandhian Anna Hazare - to start ... Read more...

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Win back trust, send the best to parliament: Ashwani Kumar (Interview)


April 14th, 2011 - 11:33 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) People have a growing distrust of politics and to regain faith, political parties should choose their best candidates for parliament, Minister of State for Parliamentary ... Read more...

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Advani hits out at Hazare backers’ anti-politician stance (Lead)


April 12th, 2011 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader L.K. Advani Tuesday criticised social activist Anna Hazare's supporters for painting all politicians black, and said there were still ... Read more...

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Advani hits out at anti-politician stance of Hazare supporters


April 12th, 2011 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani Tuesday came out in defence of former party colleague Uma Bharti who was turned away from ... Read more...

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Former Yankees baseball player desperate to block wife-swap film


February 24th, 2011 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 24 (ANI): A former Yankees baseball player is desperate to block a movie based on a huge scandal that involved him and another player swapping wives in the 1970s.Mike ... Read more...

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Releasing Davis may give rise to Egypt-like revolution in ‘outraged’ Pakistan


February 16th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb 16(ANI): Pakistan may witness a revolution like that in Egypt and Tunisia if double murder-accused US official Raymond Davis is granted diplomatic immunity and released from detention, the Pakistani ... Read more...

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Ghana bans second hand knickers, used handkerchiefs and mattresses


November 28th, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Accra, Nov 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Trade regulators in Ghana have banned the sale of second hand knickers. The regulation will become effective from February 2011.The trade regulator’s officials determined that things ... Read more...

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Courtney Love once again posts risque photos of herself online


November 23rd, 2010 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 23 (ANI): Rock singer Courtney Love has once again posted risque photos of herself on her Twitter page.Love, 46, is seen kissing a female friend as both of them flash ... Read more...

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Kanye West Cancels ‘Today Show’ Due to Matt Lauer Interview


November 12th, 2010 - 11:05 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kanye West has gone to his Twitter account to announce to his followers that he will not be performing on the ‘Today Show’ on ‘NBC’ because ... Read more...

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Sir Elton John finds ‘American Idol’ boring


October 20th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 20 (ANI): Sir Elton John has revealed that he refused to join the American Idol judging panel, because he finds the show 'boring'.'The Rocket Man' was reported to have ... Read more...

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Titans Defensive Coordinator Chuck Cecil Caught On Camera Making Obscene Gestures


October 4th, 2010 - 7:57 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nashville, Oct 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Chuck Cecil, the defensive coordinator of the Tennessee Titans is making headlines lately not for reasons he can be very proud of. The defensive coordinator ... Read more...

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Videogame manufacturer to stop players assuming role of Taliban


October 2nd, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct. 2 (ANI): Videogame manufacturer Electronic Arts, bowing to strong criticism from U.S. military officials and veterans organizations, made changes Friday to "Medal of Honor," the newest installment in its ... Read more...

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England not to be neutral venue for Pakistan


September 12th, 2010 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 12 (IANS) Pakistan might have to pay a heavy price for the spot-fixing scandal as England will not serve as a neutral venue for Pakistan again next summer, a media ... Read more...

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European police to spy on Britons


July 26th, 2010 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 26 (IANS) Police from the European Union (EU) states will be able to arrest Britons, place them under surveillance, bug phones and monitor bank accounts in this country, if politicians ... Read more...

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Bangladesh disabled kids are sexually abused, claims study


July 7th, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 7 (ANI): A new study has revealed that half of all the disabled children in Bangladesh are sexually abused, mostly by close relatives.The study, which was the joint effort by ... Read more...

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US embassy in Islamabad losing battle to counter hate America Pak media campaign


June 27th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 27 (ANI): The US Embassy in Islamabad is having a tough time countering the continuous anti-American campaign being carried out by the Pakistani media.Embassy officials have been engaged in ... Read more...

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President Of United States Fires Gen. Stanley McChrystal, Gives Power To Gen. David Petraeus


June 24th, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Washington, June 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Of what is being called by many as a "seismic shift" in the military order during the wartime, the President of United States Barack Obama ... Read more...

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Feds give BP a 72-hour deadline to come up with contingency plans


June 10th, 2010 - 9:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Jun 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Finally the Obama administration is getting strict with BP. The federal authorities have given BP a strict 72-hour deadline to come up with contingency plans to ... Read more...

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Deathbed photo of Gary Coleman appears in US tabloid Globe Magazine


June 9th, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by BNO News
LOS ANGELES (BNO NEWS) -- Gary Coleman's ex-wife appears to have successfully sold one of his deathbed photos to a US tabloid. A photo on the cover of Globe Magazine showed ... Read more...

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Gary Coleman’s ex-wife is attempting to sell “death photos” of the late actor


June 8th, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by BNO News
LOS ANGELES (BNO NEWS) – Gary Coleman's ex-wife is attempting to sell "death photos" of the former actor in an effort to profit from his death, according to the person Coleman named ... Read more...

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Naga group protests in Delhi


May 11th, 2010 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 11 (ANI): Students of ethnic Naga group protested here after Thuingaleng Muivah, leader of the rebel National Socialist Council of Nagaland-Isak Muivah, was not allowed to visit Manipur.The ... Read more...

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England outclass South Africa by 39 runs (Lead)


May 9th, 2010 - 4:58 am ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), May 9 (IANS) Kevin Pietersen struck a belligerent half-century as England roared to a 39-run victory over South Africa in their second Group Eights match of the World Twenty20 at ... Read more...

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Tendulkar, Dhawan power Mumbai Indians to victory (Lead)


March 26th, 2010 - 1:41 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 26 (IANS) Riding on Sachin Tendulkar's masterful 72 and Shikhar Dhawan's blazing 56, Mumbai Indians defeated Chennai Super Kings by five wickets in an Indian Premier League match here ... Read more...

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Furious Abramovich asks players to perform or perish


March 21st, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 21 (ANI): Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich, who is furious over his team's loss to Inter Milan, turned up unannounced at the club's training ground, asking every single player and ... Read more...

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Beckham backs Man U fans’ campaign against club owners Glazer family


March 11th, 2010 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 11 (ANI): Former Manchester United hero David Beckham picked up a green and gold scarf and wrapped it around his neck in a clear show of support for the ... Read more...

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Prodigious Obama fundraiser is new White House social secretary


March 1st, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar. 1 (ANI): Julianna Smoot, a prodigious fundraiser for President Barack Obama during his 2008 campaign for office, has been appointed the new White House social secretary.Smoot was the ... Read more...

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Tea Party Movement emerging challenger to GOP, Democrats: Fox Poll


February 6th, 2010 - 3:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.6 (ANI): A new kid has emerged in the American political bloc -- the Tea Party Movement, which according to a Fox News-sponsored poll, is posing a fairly serious challenge to ... Read more...

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Wartime between Katrina and Kareena


January 18th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Katrina Kaif is as diplomatic and politically correct as an actress could get is common knowledge. However, her disdain towards Kareena Kapoor became known to people at the recently held Star ... Read more...

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