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Kotiyan bags double in Mumbai TT


July 23rd, 2012 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 23 (IANS) Second seed Ravindra Kotiyan humbled top seed Nishaad Shah twice to capture the youth boys as well as junior boys singles titles in the JVPGC All-Mumbai ... Read more...

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UP’s Bacchus lovers go from ‘videshi’ to ‘desi’


May 16th, 2012 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 16 (IANS) Are the soaring prices of what is called Indian Made Foreign Liquor (IMFL) forcing many whiskey lovers in Uttar Pradesh to switch to locally ... Read more...

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Now, cricket lovers celebrate with ‘Sachin chalisa’


March 19th, 2012 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, March 19 (IANS) A packed audience made up of Sachin Tendulkar fans and local sportspersons joined a popular bhajan singer at Eklavya Stadium here to recite the 'Sachin ... Read more...

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Special 3D stage highlight of Star Parivaar Awards


March 10th, 2012 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 10 (IANS) It was a grand set -- made like a fort. But the stage of the star-studded Star Parivaar Awards 2012 looked mesmerising with special 3D projections ... Read more...

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Neil off to Kenya for ‘Shortcut Romeo’ (Movie Snippets)


January 27th, 2012 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 27 (IANS) Actor Neil Nitin Mukesh is off to Kenya shooting for his new film "Shortcut Romeo", directed by Susi Ganesan."Bags packed! Finally. Shooting for 'Shortcut Romeo' there ... Read more...

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SRK, Priyanka captivate fans at Delhi mall


December 20th, 2011 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) Chanting in unison "Shah Rukh! Shah Rukh!" and "Priyanka, Priyanka", hundreds of fans lined up at the Ambience Mall in south Delhi Monday evening ... Read more...

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Obama wishes Indians ‘Happy Diwali and Saal Mubarak’


October 27th, 2011 - 11:08 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 27 (IANS) President Barack Obama, the first US president to celebrate Diwali in the White House in 2009, has wished Hindus, Jains, Sikhs and some Buddhists ... Read more...

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Pastel-shaded return of traditional diyas this Diwali


October 25th, 2011 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Oct 25 (IANS) It is not always about the bright flames that diyas appear to offer out of cupped palms of baked clay. Sometimes, especially these days here, the ... Read more...

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Kush upsets Alsaraj for junior squash title


September 10th, 2011 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 10 (IANS) Local lad Kush Kumar overcame favourite and top seed Ahmed Alsaraj from Jordan 11-5, 9-11, 11-9, 11-9 to win the Boys' Under-17 title in the Indian ... Read more...

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Kejriwal asks people to switch off home lights


August 15th, 2011 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) Just after activist Anna Hazare addressed a conference here Monday evening to announced his anti-corruption strategy, his team member Arvind Kejriwal appealed to people to ... Read more...

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Now, a lights-out campaign by Team Anna


August 11th, 2011 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) Gandhian Anna Hazare has appealed to the nation to turn off the lights for an hour Aug 15 in a gesture meant to give momentum ... Read more...

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Five booked for fraud


June 27th, 2011 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
Sonepat (Haryana), June 27 (IANS) Five Delhi-based men have been booked for duping a man here of Rs.30 lakh on the pretext of providing a government job to his son, ... Read more...

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Jharkhand to make him ‘Doctor’ Dhoni


April 3rd, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, April 3 (IANS) The Jharkhand government Sunday said that it would confer an honorary doctorate degree on local boy and Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni - who is ... Read more...

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Big B hits Mumbai streets with tricolour to celebrate India’s win


April 3rd, 2011 - 3:24 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 3 (IANS) Amitabh Bachchan believes that if he watches a cricket match, India will lose. But he not only sat in front of the TV to see ... Read more...

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Local boy Dhoni wins praise as Jharkhand celebrates


April 3rd, 2011 - 1:33 am ICT by IANS
Ranchi, April 3 (IANS) This hometown of Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni in Jharkhand glittered at night as he led his team in lifting the World Cup after ... Read more...

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Geeta Basra walks for designers Parvesh-Jai at LFW


March 11th, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 11 (IANS) Actress Geeta Basra, who was recently in the news for her alleged relationship with Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh, enjoyed walking the ramp at the Lakme ... Read more...

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Sudesh Berry returns with negative role (With Image)


February 16th, 2011 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) After successfully playing the shrewd Loha Singh in "Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya Hi Kijo", actor Sudesh Berry has bagged yet another negative role - that a devious ... Read more...

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Ex-Contestant Of ‘Bigg Boss 4′ Reveals Ashmit Patel And Veena Malik’s Lovemaking Sequence


January 17th, 2011 - 5:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
‘Bigg Boss 4’ has probably attracted the viewers for its controversial contestants and their constant controversial acts. The most footage was offered by Bollywood actor Ashmit Patel and Pakistani actress ... Read more...

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TV Trend 2010: Daily Soaps With The Good ‘Saas’ & Rebellious ‘Bahu’ Syndrome


December 16th, 2010 - 12:58 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Taking a few serials like Mera Naam Karegi Roshan, Dil Se Diya Vachchan, Bidaai, Mann Ki Pratigya, Saath Nibhana Saathiya, Tera Mujhse Hai Pehle Ka Nata Koi, Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata ... 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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‘Diya’, ‘Saal mubarak’, Obama strikes chord with Hindi words


November 6th, 2010 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 6 (IANS) US President Barack Obama Saturday struck a chord with Indians as he used Hindi words such as "diya" and "Saal Mubarak" while addressing a gathering of over ... Read more...

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President Obama greets people on Diwali


November 5th, 2010 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 5 (ANI): Ahead of his India visit, US President Barack Obama has greeted the people around the world on the auspicious occasion of Diwali."Tomorrow, Hindus, Jains, Sikhs and ... Read more...

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Delhi decks up for Diwali, shoppers throng markets


November 4th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) With just a day to go for the festival of lights, the capital's citizens were busy Thursday with last minute shopping for sweets and sparklers.Thousands of people ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu pick up two titles in junior national squash


November 2nd, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 2 (IANS) Hosts Tamil Nadu Tuesday picked up two of the four titles at stake winning the Under-19 titles in the boys and girls sections in the junior National Inter-State ... Read more...

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Yesteryears’ item girl Jayshree T. set for TV debut


October 16th, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) After a five-year break from showbiz, yesteryears' popular item girl-actress Jayshree T. is back. She will be seen as a strong-headed character in Zee TV's new show ... Read more...

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12/24 Karol Bagh To End On October 15


October 9th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 9, 2010  (Sampurn Wire): Here is a shocking news for the fans of Zee TV’s popular show ‘12/24 Karol Bagh’! It is reported that the much loved show by Sunshine ... Read more...

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‘Dance India Dance’ contestant gets break on fiction show


October 6th, 2010 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) Vandana Joshi, a former contestant in Zee TV's dance reality show "Dance India Dance" (DID) has been given a break on the channel's latest offering "Dil Se ... Read more...

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Shweta Tiwari to shake a leg on ‘Sangini’ (TV snippets)


September 8th, 2010 - 1:15 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Actress Shweta Tiwari is set to shake a leg on Zee TV's serial "Sanjog Se Bani Sangini" as part of a wedding scene. Shweta is said to add ... Read more...

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‘We Are Family’ earns Rs.27 mn from paid preview (Lead)


September 5th, 2010 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) Kajol and Kareena Kapoor starrer "We Are Family", which opened with mixed reviews, has managed to rock the audiences as it grossed about Rs.27 million (Rs.2.7 ... Read more...

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‘We Are Family’ earns Rs.27 mn on opening day


September 5th, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) It seems that Kajol and Kareena Kapoor's avatar as mothers in "We Are Family" has managed to rock the audiences as it grossed about Rs.27 million ... Read more...

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“I Said No To Diya And Tony Because I Did Not Want To Do A Negative Role In Annu Ki Ho Gayi Wah Bai Wah” - Akshay Sethi


August 28th, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 28, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Akshay Sethi, who is all set to stage a grand come back in the popular serial "Sasural Genda Phool' shortly tells Jyothi Venkatesh that he is ... Read more...

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Bengali Movie Yug Yug Jio Is Based On A Football Match


August 17th, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 17, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Bappaditya Chakraborty is presenting the new Bengali movie Yug Yug Jio, which has already started shooting from the 13th of August. Directed by Sankar Roy, the movie ... Read more...

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Eduardo handed two-month suspension for slapping referee


August 16th, 2010 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 16 (IANS) Chirag United player Eduardo Chacon was Monday handed a two-month suspension and fined Rs.2 lakh by the Indian Football Association for slapping the referee in a Kolkata Premier ... Read more...

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Nupur’s Back; Ria To Get The Boot?


July 26th, 2010 - 4:41 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 26, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Star tantrums are a common feature in Star One show "Miley Jab Hum Tum'. However, this right was usually reserved for members of lead cast, and ... Read more...

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Surya-Jo Son Named As Dev


July 21st, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 21, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Finally, Surya and Jyothika named their newly born son as Dev. The naming ceremony was a simple affair as the celebrated couple didn't opt for grand ... Read more...

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