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‘Raaz 3′: Bipasha shines in brutal supernatural take on Bollywood rat race (IANS Hindi Film Review)


September 8th, 2012 - 1:24 am ICT by IANS
Film: "Raaz 3"; Starring: Bipasha Basu, Emraan Hashmi, Esha Gupta; Directed by: Vikram Bhatt Sehgal; Rating: **"Voodoo karle saajna..." If your career starts to slip up, have no fear. Consult ... Read more...

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Kenya’s fall, rise and then fall again in London


August 14th, 2012 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi, Aug 14 (IANS) Just as Kenya was beginning to celebrate its improved status in sports, the 2012 London Olympic Games dragged it back into the abyss. They could win ... Read more...

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Have flip-flops spiked Akhilesh Yadav’s political honeymoon? (News Analysis)


July 9th, 2012 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 9 (IANS) Is the political honeymoon of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav over sooner rather than later?Beginning Monday, as Yadav junior proceeds on a four-day family ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Parental work stress hits healthy eating


June 24th, 2012 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 24 (IANS) During an economic downslide, with fewer jobs, people end up working harder and sacrificing more to stay employed, which hits their own and their family's nutrition, ... Read more...

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‘Forge commonalities of the past into Asia-Africa bond’


June 5th, 2012 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 5 (IANS) India and Africa should both ride on their religious, cultural and colonial linkages to forge an even stronger bond for collective development and prosperity of the ... Read more...

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Astrologers say Mulayam is king, Bejan Daruwalla differs


March 5th, 2012 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 5 (IANS) For once, political pundits and astrologers seem to be mostly on the same side in Uttar Pradesh.Hours before the millions of votes cast in the ... Read more...

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South African footballer stabbed to death


January 22nd, 2012 - 3:32 am ICT by IANS
Cape Town, Jan 22 (IANS) South African footballer Jeffrey Ntuka was stabbed to death Saturday, a football website said.The stabbing took place in a nightclub in the 26-year-old Ntuka's hometown ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Maximum temperatures fall in Punjab, Haryana


January 8th, 2012 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 8 (IANS) While the minimum temperatures in Punjab and Haryana have not hit sub-zero levels in the past week, it is the maximum temperatures at most places that ... Read more...

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17 fragging cases in Indian armed forces since 2007


November 23rd, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) The Indian armed forces have recorded a downslide in the number of fratricides since 2007, with 17 being killed by their fellow soldiers, parliament was ... Read more...

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Darjeeling Dooars, Terai tea gardens to lose over Rs.220 crore


August 11th, 2011 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 11 (IANS) Tea gardens in northern West Bengal's Himalayan foothills (Dooars) and plains (Terai) region are set to lose over Rs.220 crore this year following a stalemate over ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

13/7, scribe’s murder set to rock Maharashtra assembly


July 24th, 2011 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 24 (IANS) The July 13 bombings and investigative journalist Jyotirmoy Dey's murder here are expected to rock the Maharashtra assembly's monsoon session starting Monday.Also set to be ... Read more...

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TV going downhill for a decade: Kitu Gidwani (Interview)


June 8th, 2011 - 10:38 am ICT by IANS
Udaipur (Rajasthan), June 8 (IANS) Kitu Gidwani, who has been associated with the small screen for 27 years, featuring in serials like "Trishna", "Junoon" and "Swabhimaan", believes it has been ... Read more...

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We are peaking at the right time: Tikolo (Interview, World Cup Countdown)


February 14th, 2011 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
By Avishek Roy New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) Stephen Ogonji Tikolo and Kenya made their debut in the Cricket World Cup in 1996 in the sub-continent. He has been through thick and thin ... Read more...

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Hyundai, Ford close 2010 with higher sales (Lead)


January 1st, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 1 (IANS) The city-based car manufacturers Hyundai Motor India and Ford India closed 2010 with higher sales compared to 2009. Hyundai, the country's second largest car manufacturer, saw its domestic ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

India’s winter of discontent (2010 in Retrospect)


December 26th, 2010 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
By Amulya Ganguli For the first time in the Manmohan Singh government's six years in power, there is a pervading sense of negativism in the atmosphere. Not even when the Left withdrew ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

GDP growth rate satisfactory: Pranab


December 25th, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Haldia, Dec 25 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Saturday said he would be satisfied with 8.5-8.7 percent GDP growth this year but would target a growth of 9 percent next year."We ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Srinagar has coldest night of season so far


December 2nd, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 2 (IANS) Jammu an Kashmir's summer capital Srinagar shivered through the night Thursday as the mercury slid to minus 2.2 degrees Celsius, making it teh coldest night of the seson ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Supermodel image has faded over the years, say models


November 23rd, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) There was time when people would swoon over ramp models, but over the years the magic seems to have faded. Industry insiders agree that ... Read more...

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‘Pakistan racing to become No.1 corrupt country’


October 24th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 24 (ANI): Corruption in Pakistan has attained new heights in 2010, as the country, under the administration of Zardari-Gilani duo, is said to have surpassed several other badly corrupt nations ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Ponting agrees with Taylor’s ‘past his peak’ remarks


October 21st, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 21(ANI): Australia captain Ricky Ponting has revealed that he agrees with former skipper Mark Taylor's claim that his career is on the downslide and he is not going to ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

For-Profit College Stock On A Downslide - Apollo Predicts More Loss


October 15th, 2010 - 7:17 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 15, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Thursday was real bad news for the for-profit college stocks which took a very bad beating at the share market. The Apollo Group Inc., one ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Ponting’s best behind him: Mark Taylor


September 29th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sep 29 (ANI): Skipper Ricky Ponting's career is on the downslide and he is not going to repeat his earlier batting form, according to former Australian great Mark Taylor.He asked ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Fear of tomorrow never dies in Kashmir


September 2nd, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 2 (IANS) Uneasy quiet prevailed in the Kashmir Valley Thursday with few restrictions but a shutdown called by separatists ensuring that shops, educational institutions and businesses were shut again after ... Read more...

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PETA upset with Janet’s BlackGlama campaign


July 17th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 17 (IANS) Singer-actress Janet Jackson, who has recently been signed as the new face of BlackGlama - a fur firm, has been targeted by the People for the Ethical Treatment ... Read more...

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Janet Jackson’s BlackGlama campaign upsets PETA


July 17th, 2010 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 17 (ANI): Janet Jackson has annoyed People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) by becoming the new face of the brand Blackglama, which sells luxury fur coats.The singer was ... Read more...

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‘Take That’ Gets Williams To Rejoin After 15 Years


July 16th, 2010 - 8:47 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 16, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Robbie Williams seemed excited at the prospect of rejoining with ‘Take That’ after years and years of speculation. He is all set to record ... Read more...

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‘Voyeurism has led to rise of TV reality shows’


June 26th, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) There's a flood of reality shows on television thanks to increasing voyeurism, but the excitement will wear off once the power of imagination steers ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Scott Rothstein Slapped With 50 Years Imprisonment


June 10th, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Scott Rothstein the lawyer turned convicted Ponzi schemer who pleaded guilty to the charges of fraud slapped against him has been given 50- years of imprisonment by a U.S. ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

CPI-M rejects Mamata’s demand for early Bengal polls (Lead)


June 2nd, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata/Delhi, June 2 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Wednesday rejected Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee's demand for early assembly elections in West Bengal following Trinamool's victory in the civic ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

CPI-M rejects Mamata’s demand for early Bengal polls


June 2nd, 2010 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Wednesday rejected as untenable Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee's demand for early assembly elections in West Bengal following its victory ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Flood alert in Kashmir Valley


May 29th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 29 (IANS) Incessant rains in the Kashmir Valley have raised the water level in the Jhelum river to the danger mark, prompting the authorities to sound a flood alert. The ... Read more...

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Jharkhand drama exposes deep divide in BJP


May 24th, 2010 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Nityanand Shukla Ranchi, May 24 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Jharkhand is split down the middle, thanks to its flip-flop over its ties with the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Dow Jones Index Takes Massive Plunge, Retail Investors Rake In Profits


May 7th, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri New York, May 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Yesterday was a shocking day for the New York stock market veterans. They witnessed the Dow Jones Industrial Average taking a massive downslide quickly ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Pak chief selector worried about World Cup prospects


January 30th, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Jan 30 (IANS) Pakistan's chief cricket selector Iqbal Qasim has admitted that raising a strong team for next year's World Cup would be tough, considering the team's continuing downslide in One-day ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Gadkari calls meeting of Uttar Pradesh BJP office-bearers


January 13th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari has called a meeting of party office-bearers from Uttar Pradesh later this month to prepare a plan for the ... Read more...

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