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After Mamata blow, UPA turns to ‘Netaji’ and ‘Behenji’


September 19th, 2012 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 19 (IANS) As Mamata Banerjee turned her back on UPA-II, Congress emissaries Wednesday opened fresh channels of communication with Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav and BSP supremo ... Read more...

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Shanta Kumar’s trust-run hospital opens in Himachal


July 24th, 2012 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
Palampur (Himachal Pradesh), July 23 (IANS) A 200-bedded hospital, the dream project of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) vice president Shanta Kumar, was inaugurated here Monday.The multi-specialty medical college ... Read more...

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Jaipur Metro likely by June 2013


July 16th, 2012 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, July 16 (IANS) The residents of 'Pink City' and visiting tourists are all set for a Metro train ride from June 2013, as authorities have stepped up work for ... Read more...

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Dance takes on a bigger role in cinema


July 14th, 2012 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) Dance has been an integral part of Indian cinema, but the popular art form is inspiring Bollywood and Hollywood filmmakers to use it as ... Read more...

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Gurinder Chadha wants Saif to play Nehru in her next


June 20th, 2012 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 20 (IANS) Britain-based Indian filmmaker Gurinder Chadha sports a new look and is ready to wear the director's hat again. She'll soon begin filming a movie on ... Read more...

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Will delay in poverty survey affect food security bill?


April 10th, 2012 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) Expressing concern over delays in the poverty census, a member of the Sonia Gandhi-led National Advisory Council (NAC) has asked the government if it ... Read more...

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Food bill: Thomas hopes for across spectrum support


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Expressing hope of getting the support of all political parties on the National Food Security Bill, Food Minister K.V. Thomas Thursday said the legislation is ... Read more...

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Food bill burden won’t be big: Thomas


February 12th, 2012 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) The proposed National Food Security Bill (NFSB) will not entail "large" financial implications for the government, Minister of State for Food, Public Distribution and ... Read more...

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Witherspoon, Reynolds to star in ‘Big Eyes’


January 24th, 2012 - 3:32 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 24 (IANS) Actors Reese Witherspoon and Ryan Reynolds have signed up to play lead roles in "Big Eyes".Witherspoon and Reynolds have been signed up to play artists Margaret ... Read more...

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Government to take states on board over food bill


January 10th, 2012 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 10 (IANS) Still nursing the sting of ally Trinamool Congress opposing the Lokpal Bill in the Rajya Sabha citing issues of federal autonomy, the United Progressive ... Read more...

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Salman, SRK named most profitable actors


January 7th, 2012 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 7 (IANS) Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan have been named the most profitable actors of the Hindi film industry in India and abroad respectively by ETC ... Read more...

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Food security bill to be tabled in parliament Thursday


December 21st, 2011 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) The Food Security Bill, which seeks to provide legal entitlement of cheaper foodgrains to over half of India's 1.2 billion population, will be tabled ... Read more...

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‘DAM 999′, its three songs in Oscar race (Lead)


December 20th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Dec 20 (IANS) "DAM 999", a movie that has been in the news for being banned in Tamil Nadu, has been shortlisted among the 265 films contending for the ... Read more...

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Kochi to hold Jesus light and sound show


December 15th, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 15 (IANS) The Marine Drive coast in Kochi in Kerala will witness in January what organisers say will be India's biggest light and sound show.The 150-minute show, "Jesus ... Read more...

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Two Indians and Liv Ullmann - in one film


December 14th, 2011 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 14 (IANS) Pune-based architect Dheeraj Akolkar and Oscar-winning sound designer Resul Pookutty have taken Indian cinema to the next global level by collaborating with one of the ... Read more...

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‘RA.One’ third Indian film to cross Rs.100 crore mark


October 24th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has left no stone unturned to make his dream project "RA.One" a success and at Rs.150 crore is the ... Read more...

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I am extremely exhausted, tired: Shah Rukh


October 20th, 2011 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) The eight-city tour to promote his dream project "RA.One" has left Shah Rukh Khan tired and exhausted, but the emotional bond with the film ... Read more...

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Thousands of stone carvers helped create Mayawati’s dream project


October 15th, 2011 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
Noida, Oct 14 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati's Rs.684-crore "dream project" - the Rashtriya Dalit Prerna Sthal and Green Garden - has been a subject of controversy ever ... Read more...

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Mayawati inaugurates ‘dream project’, says Congress ignored Dalit icons (Roundup)


October 14th, 2011 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, Oct 14 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Friday brushed aside all criticism of wastage of public money on her "dream project" - a Rs.684 crore park dedicated ... Read more...

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Congress will instal Meira Kumar or Shinde as PM: Mayawati


October 14th, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, Oct 14 (IANS) Accusing the Congress of playing "gimmicks" to woo Dalits, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Friday claimed the Congress party ... Read more...

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Movies doesn’t make me, people do: Shah Rukh


October 13th, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) Shah Rukh Khan has credited his fans for making him who he is and believes it's their love that had made him a superstar.The ... Read more...

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‘Hum Tum Shabana’ team heads to Ajmer Sharif (Movie Snippets)


September 19th, 2011 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) The team of "Hum Tum Shabana" is off to visit the shrine of Hazrat Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti in Ajmer to seek blessings of the ... Read more...

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I’ll be co-producing all my own films with Sahara: Boney Kapoor


July 22nd, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 22 (IANS) Producer Boney Kapoor, who has joined the Sahara group of companies as a member of the board of directors, says that he will collaborate with the ... Read more...

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Where will be the seat of power in Tamil Nadu?


May 13th, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 13 (IANS) With the AIADMK's J. Jayalalithaa set to become Tamil Nadu's chief minister for a third time, it will be interesting to see where will she start ... Read more...

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As parties play politics of land, divides deepen (Roundup)


May 12th, 2011 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Lucknow, May 12 (IANS) A new law for better compensation to farmers will be introduced, the government announced Thursday, as the politics over land sharpened with Congress workers ... Read more...

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Need judicial inquiry for atrocities on farmers: Digvijay Singh


May 12th, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Congress leader Digvijay Singh Thursday demanded a judicial inquiry into "atrocities" on farmers demanding higher compensation for their land that has been taken for ... Read more...

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Shayamalan to direct Will Smith, Jaden in next


April 5th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 5 (IANS) Hollywood director M. Night Shayamalan, has roped in Will Smith and his son Jaden for his new sci-fi film and says it was his dream ... Read more...

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Ban on colour television distribution in Tamil Nadu


March 2nd, 2011 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 2 (IANS) A day after the announcement of the date for the state assembly election, Tamil Nadu's chief electoral officer Wednesday ordered district collectors and heads of various ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu housing scheme challenged in court


February 9th, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 9 (IANS) The Madras High Court Wednesday issued notices to the central and Tamil Nadu governments, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) and the accountant general of Tamil Nadu on ... Read more...

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Declare Polavaram a national project: Jagan


February 7th, 2011 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 7 (IANS) Demanding the central government declare the construction of the Polavaram dam a national project, former Congress MP Y.S Jaganmohan Reddy Monday launched a 'yatra' in Andhra Pradesh's coastal ... Read more...

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Jay-Z & Will Smith Team Up Again for Film Deal


January 28th, 2011 - 12:00 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jay-Z, whose real name is Sean Carter, is once again reported to be in the process of a joint venture with Will Smith and his wife, Jada Pinkett ... Read more...

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Robert Pattinson Obsessed To Play Folk Legend Jeff Buckley


January 24th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
hunk Robert Pattinson is now willing to leave behind his vampire image behind him and wants to take forward his music career ahead through his next dream project. However, the actor ... Read more...

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Bollywood Directors Look Forward To In 2011


January 6th, 2011 - 1:51 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Bollywood has a lot of action in store in the New Year, in terms of films that are to be released with the touch of debutant directors. The most promising ... Read more...

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Afghanistan to deploy 7,000 troops to guard TAPI pipeline


December 13th, 2010 - 11:55 am ICT by ANI
Kabul, Dec.13 (ANI): Afghanistan will deploy about 7,000 troops to secure a major transnational gas pipeline slated to run through some of the most dangerous parts of the war-torn country.The Daily ... Read more...

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Mayawati opens Ambedkar statues


December 6th, 2010 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 6 (IANS) Buoyed by the Supreme Court's green signal to her dream project, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Monday inaugurated her dream parks here - dedicated to B.R. Ambedkar.On ... Read more...

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