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No grace in dance today: Saroj Khan


June 1st, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 1 (IANS) When most of filmdom is raving about positive changes in Indian cinema, choreographer Saroj Khan begs to differ and rues that the quality of dance has ... Read more...

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Odisha festival in Tripura to commemorate ‘Utkal Divas’


April 1st, 2012 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, April 1 (IANS) Colourful traditional dances, singing of songs, screening of award-winning films, offerings of Odisha cuisine and an exhibition of customary handlooms and handicrafts marked the Odisha festival ... Read more...

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Bengal institutes Krishi Ratna award for best farmers


March 23rd, 2012 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 23 (IANS) The West Bengal government has instituted the Krishi Ratna award for the best farmer in a block, Finance Minister Amit Mitra announced in his budget ... Read more...

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Bihar is 100 years old


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, March 22 (IANS) Bihar turned 100 years old Thursday, with the government declaring a holiday to mark the start of three days of celebrations.It was on this day when ... Read more...

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Bihar ready for centenary celebrations


March 21st, 2012 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, March 21 (IANS) Bihar is ready for three-day centenary celebrations of the founding of the state beginning Thursday.The government has spent vast sums of money to decorate the ... Read more...

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Nandigram police firing day to be marked as Farmers’ Day: Mamata


March 12th, 2012 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata Mar 12 (IANS) To honour the victims of police firing in the Nandigram area of East Midnapore district March 2007, the West Bengal government Monday announced that from ... Read more...

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Sabyasachi turns to TV, excited about exploring new market (With Image)


February 9th, 2012 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) After serving the fashion world for over a decade, designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee has now forayed into the TV world with his "Band Baajaa Bride with ... Read more...

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Regional diaspora meet in Dubai this year: Ravi


January 9th, 2012 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 9 (IANS) The regional annual diaspora meet, the mini-Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, will be held in Dubai later this year, Overseas Indian Affairs Minister Vayalar Ravi said Monday."I am ... Read more...

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Recession makes NRIs want to move back to India


January 7th, 2012 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 7 (IANS) With recession affecting the world economy, people of Indian origin settled abroad are now evincing interest in returning to India where they feel the growth ... Read more...

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50 Cent, Chaka Khan set for musical collaboration


December 20th, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 20 (IANS) Rapper 50 Cent is all set to team up with Chaka Khan, Queen of Funk, for a new musical.The two had recently appeared on VH1's Divas ... Read more...

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India remembers war heroes on 40th anniversary of 1971 war


December 16th, 2011 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) India Friday paid tributes to its martyred soldiers on the 40th anniversary of its victory over Pakistan in the 1971 war that culminated in the ... Read more...

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Alber Elbaz to release book


November 10th, 2011 - 5:05 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 10 (IANS) Alber Elbaz, of the fashion house Lanvin, is releasing a book about the creative and production process that goes into his creations.The book will feature 700 ... Read more...

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Amend booklet mentioning Netaji’s death: Forward Bloc


October 16th, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 16 (IANS) West Bengal's Left Front ally All India Forward Bloc (AIFB) Sunday demanded the amendment of a booklet published by the Lok Sabha secretariat that says Netaji ... Read more...

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WWE Smackdown: Teddy Long Takes Over


October 8th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Things were tense in the WWE as last night's episode of 'WWE Friday Night Smackdown' began. The entire WWE roster had turned their backs on the COO of ... Read more...

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WWE Raw: WWE Superstars, Officials, Divas, and More Address Triple H


October 4th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) History was made last night on 'WWE Monday Night Raw, when the superstar roster from both 'WW Monday Night Raw' and 'WWE Friday Night Smackdown', along with referees, ... Read more...

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Zeenat outshines Mahima at IIJW


August 2nd, 2011 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 2 (IANS) Even at 59, Zeenat Aman can put any youngster to shame. The veteran actress, who walked the ramp at the ongoing India International Jewellery Week ... Read more...

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Will create a million jobs: Mamata (Lead)


July 22nd, 2011 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 21 (IANS) Addressing her first political rally after coming to power two months ago, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Thursday said her government has fulfilled most ... Read more...

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WWE Smackdown: Six Divas Tag Team Match


June 19th, 2011 - 3:35 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
June 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It was a hue cat fight on 'WWE Friday Night Smackdown' last night as six divas went at it in the square circle. As soon as the music ... Read more...

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Canada needs India, says Scotiabank’s deputy Marwah


June 16th, 2011 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 16 (IANS) The topmost Indo-Canadian business honcho has urged Canadian companies to develop a concrete 'India strategy' to do business in the world's second fastest growing economy.Kolkata-born Sabi ... Read more...

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India to set up five PIO universities for its diaspora


June 12th, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 12 (IANS) The Indian government will set up five PIO universities in the country to cater to the diaspora students of Indian origin.Announcing this at the just concluded ... Read more...

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Commemoration of ‘National Panchayati Raj Divas’ on Sunday


April 22nd, 2011 - 9:57 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 22(ANI): The Union Panchayati Raj Ministry is organizing the 'National Panchayati Raj Divas' on Sunday to mark the passing of the Constitution (73rd Amendment) Act, 1992, that came ... Read more...

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WWE Hall of Fame Induction: Road Warriors


April 5th, 2011 - 7:44 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jerry The King Lawler was the first one to be called onstage last night at the WWE Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony as he welcomed everyone to the ... Read more...

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Nitish Kumar floats 99 lamps to kickstart Bihar Divas


March 22nd, 2011 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, March 22 (IANS) The much-awaited Bihar Divas celebrations were inaugurated Tuesday with Chief Minister Nitish Kumar floating 99 lamps in the presence of hundreds of people at the historic ... Read more...

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Bihar legislature’s centenary bash kicks off


March 22nd, 2011 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, March 22 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil inaugurated the year-long celebrations to mark the centenary of Bihar legislative council Tuesday on the occasion of 'Bihar Divas', commemorating the carving ... Read more...

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People clean villages to mark Bihar Divas


March 22nd, 2011 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, March 22 (IANS) Thousands of people across Bihar cleaned up their villages Tuesday, marking a unique start to the much awaited Bihar Divas celebrations.Principal Secretary HRD Anjani Kumar Singh ... Read more...

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BJP MPs to demand special status for Bihar


March 21st, 2011 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party MPs will Tuesday stage a demonstration near the statue of Mahatma Gandhi in the Parliament House complex in support of their ... Read more...

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First Bhojpuri film to be screened during Bihar Divas


March 17th, 2011 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, March 17 (IANS) "Ganga Maiya Tohe Piyari Chadaebo", the first Bhojpuri film released almost 50 years ago, will be screened here as a part of the 99th Bihar Divas ... Read more...

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Romantic comedy, music with soul on Ali Zafar’s mind


February 16th, 2011 - 10:12 am ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher Mumbai, Feb 16 (IANS) He entered Bollywood with the small budget, quirky "Tere Bin Laden", but Pakistani singer-actor Ali Zafar will be seen next with Katrina Kaif and Imran Khan ... Read more...

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Sports Illustrated Model Genevieve Morton In Super Bowl Party


February 1st, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Feb 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The news of Genevieve Morton the famous Sports Illustrated model's joining is about to create a sensation in the super Bowl Party. The south African beauty ... Read more...

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Declare Netaji’s birthday as ‘Deshprem Divas’: CPI-M


January 23rd, 2011 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Jan 23 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Sunday reiterated its demand to declare Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's birthday Jan 23 as "Deshprem Divas"."We once again urge the centre ... Read more...

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Parambrata’s Directorial Venture ‘Jiyo Kaka’ Portrays Rituparna Sengupta As A Popular Heroine


January 20th, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
, has portrayed actress Rituparna Sengupta as a popular moody heroine, who is also a mother.Param’s movie deals with three normal guys with a dream of making a movie together. Aasif, ... Read more...

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India to host next mini-diaspora conclave in Toronto: Vayalar Ravi (Interview)


January 12th, 2011 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Arvind Padmanabhan New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Toronto is the venue for India's next mini-Pravasi Bharatiya Divas in June to connect with its 27 million-strong diaspora in over 150 countries. ... Read more...

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Gulf NRIs seek differential tax treatment


January 11th, 2011 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Gyanendra Kumar Keshri New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) The proposed changes in the new direct tax code, which makes NRIs liable to pay tax if they stay in India for over ... Read more...

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Mahatma always had time as a grandfather: Ela Gandhi (Interview)


January 11th, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) Just like Mahatma Gandhi always shared stories with her, grownups must take time out to listen to their children seriously, says the iconic leader's ... Read more...

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Rihanna: The Pop Star Grabs Headlines With Her LP Loud To The Top Spot In The UK Albums


January 3rd, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Rihanna, the pop star has again grabbed headlines with her amazing shoot up to the top of the charts in the UK Albums with her fifth studio LP Loud.Rihanna the ... Read more...

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