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Fazer to launch talent hunt


August 28th, 2012 - 6:03 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 28 (IANS) Singer Fazer is soon going to launch a talent hunt to form an urban orchestra.The N-Dubz member will hunt for youth who will play for ... Read more...

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Mass protests on Hong Kong anniversary


July 1st, 2012 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 1 (IANS) Thousands of pro-democracy marchers took to streets in Hong Kong as the former British colony marked 15 years since returning to Chinese rule.The rally takes place ... Read more...

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1 mn Shanghai travellers for Dragon holiday


June 11th, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, June 11 (IANS) One million people will enter or exit China's Shanghai city by train and road during the three-day Dragon Boat Festival holiday, authorities said.The projected number is ... Read more...

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Raja arrives in Chennai to rousing welcome (Lead)


June 8th, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 8 (IANS) Former telecom minister A. Raja, key accused in the 2G spectrum allocation case, arrived in Chennai Friday evening to a tumultuous welcome by his supporters. He ... Read more...

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Depp turns saviour for Patti Smith


June 7th, 2012 - 5:43 am ICT by IANS
London, June 6 (IANS) Actor Johnny Depp helped Patti Smith record the title track of her new album "Banga".The 48-year-old, who is also a guitarist, worked on the track ... Read more...

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Fire in Faridabad paint unit


May 1st, 2012 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Faridabad, May 1 (IANS) A major fire broke out at a paint manufacturing unit here Tuesday destroying a large quantity of stored material, an official said.The fire broke out in ... Read more...

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Big B opens IPL with Prasoon Joshi’s poem


April 3rd, 2012 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 3 (IANS) In his mesmerising baritone, megastar Amitabh Bachchan set the stage alive at the opening ceremony of the fifth season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) ... Read more...

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IPL-5 performance a new high for Lesle Lewis


April 2nd, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) He has given several performances but composer Lesle Lewis is eagerly looking forward to his stint at the opening ceremony of the fifth season of ... Read more...

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Suspicious powder found in Pakistani ambulance


March 2nd, 2012 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 1 (IANS) Eight drums of a suspicious powdery chemical were Thursday recovered from an ambulance by police in Pakistan's port city of Karachi.Karachi police raided the city's Tower ... Read more...

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Kanimozhi back in Chennai, gets rousing reception


December 3rd, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai/New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) Five days after she got bail in the 2G spectrum scam, DMK MP Kanimozhi Saturday reached Chennai to a rousing reception as hundreds of party ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Durga idols immersed in Meghalaya


October 7th, 2011 - 12:44 am ICT by IANS
Shillong, Oct 6 (IANS) Four days of revelry and merriment came to an end Thursday as idols of goddess Durga and her four children were immersed by teary-eyed devotees ... Read more...

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Winehouse tracks to be used for Bond film?


July 29th, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) Amy Winehouse recorded three songs before her death that could be used for the soundtrack of the next James Bond movie.The 27-year-old singer - who ... Read more...

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Delhi to host ‘Slut Walk’ Sunday


July 29th, 2011 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) Delhi will Sunday host the country's first Slut Walk, or 'Besharmi Morcha' -- a campaign to protest the random usage of the word 'slut' and ... Read more...

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Dhoni accorded warm welcome in home town Ranchi


June 1st, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, June 1 (IANS) India's World Cup winning captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni was accorded a warm welcome on arrival at his home town of Ranchi here Wednesday.Dhoni arrived here for ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

One dead in Kanpur poisonous gas leak


May 2nd, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by ANI
Kanpur (UP), May 2 (ANI): A worker was killed after he inhaled some poisonous gas, while working in an illegal plastic recycling unit here on Monday.The incident took place at a plastic-making ... Read more...

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Major fire in chemical factory, no casualties


April 20th, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
Meerut (Uttar Pradesh), April 20 (IANS) Goods worth Rs.40 lakh were destroyed as a major fire broke out in the warehouse of a chemical factory here Wednesday, police said. No ... Read more...

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Evading arrest? The ‘dugdugi drive’ might catch you


April 12th, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, April 12 (IANS) If you have been evading arrest, the law might just catch up now - thanks to the 'dugdugi' drive. In Patna, drum beaters are arriving at ... Read more...

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People across India celebrate Anna Hazare’s successful crusade for Lok Pal Bill


April 9th, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by ANI
Kanpur/ Ludhiana / Nagpur, Apr 9(ANI): Thousands of supporters across India of social activist Anna Hazare's crusade for the institution of Lok Pal Bill came out into streets on Saturday to hail ... Read more...

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Team India manager gets grand welcome


April 6th, 2011 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 6 (IANS) Manager of India's World Cup winning cricket team, Ranjib Biswal, got a grand welcome after arriving here at his home city Wednesday.While two state ministers received ... Read more...

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Yuvraj gets grand welcome in Chandigarh


April 6th, 2011 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 6 (IANS) India's star all-rounder Yuvraj Singh was accorded a grand welcome on his arrival here Wednesday evening.Hordes of fans and friends welcomed Yuvraj, who won Man of ... Read more...

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Lucknow erupts in joy after World Cup win


April 3rd, 2011 - 2:00 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 3 (IANS) The night sky lit up with fluorescent sparks and ecstatic shouts of "India is world champion" filled the air as people in this Uttar Pradesh capital ... Read more...

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Massive blaze in Kanpur factory


March 21st, 2011 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh), March 21 (IANS) A massive fire broke out in a chemical factory here early Monday morning, triggering several explosions and creating panic in the area, officials said. ... Read more...

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Hindus, Muslims celebrate ‘Holi Baraat’


March 20th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 20 (IANS) Hundreds of Hindus and Muslims celebrated Holi together by taking out the decades-old procession 'Holi Baraat' -- to send out a message of peace and brotherhood ... Read more...

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Haryana advises people not to kill wild animals


January 15th, 2011 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 15 (IANS) Following the killing of a leopard by villagers in Haryana's Faridabad district earlier this week, the state's forest department Saturday issued an advisory to people not to kill ... Read more...

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‘Never Say Never’ clip reveals baby Justin Bieber’s drum skills


January 6th, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 6 (ANI): Justin Bieber may be famous for his singing, but new family video clips have revealed that it was his talent on the drums that got him noticed ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Fire in Uttar Pradesh store, no casualty


December 21st, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 21 (IANS) A massive fire broke out in a state-owned coal tar store in Etawah in Uttar Pradesh Tuesday, destroying goods and machinery worth lakhs of rupees, police said. No ... Read more...

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Anil Ambani And Suniel shetty’s Sons Off The Track!


December 20th, 2010 - 4:34 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Do not think wrong! No, they are not defaming their fathers in any way! Anil Ambani’s son Anshul, and Suniel Shetty son Ahan have pretty much done what their fathers could ... Read more...

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25 injured as shop catches fires in Uttar Pradesh


December 16th, 2010 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 16 (IANS) Twenty-five people received burn injuries when a massive fire broke out in a commercial establishment where kerosene and diesel were being sold illegally in Uttar Pradesh's Bahraich town, ... Read more...

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Toploader Unites To Rock Again!


December 6th, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Toploader first started operating in the year 1997, unfortunately breaking up after the release of its second music album ‘Magic Hotel’ in the year 2003. The members of the alternative rock ... Read more...

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Farah’s kids crazy about the song ‘Sheila Ki Jawani’


November 20th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 20 (IANS) Farah Khan's three toddlers - Czar, Diva and Anya - can't seem to get enough of the song "Sheila Ki Jawani" that features in the director-choreographer's forthcoming ... Read more...

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Smiling Michelle breaks into gig with Mumbai kids


November 6th, 2010 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 6 (IANS) With a wide grin on her face, US First Lady Michelle Obama spontaneously broke into a dance as the hit Bollywood number "Rang De Basanti" played, to ... Read more...

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Rihanna was worried about recording sequel to Eminem duet


November 1st, 2010 - 10:18 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Nov 1 (IANS) Singer Rihanna has revealed she was wary about recording a sequel to hit track "Love The Way You Life" with rapper Eminem because she was convinced ... Read more...

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Mahasaptami Puja begins amid drum beats


October 14th, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 14 (IANS) People thronged Durga Puja "pandals" here Thursday to offer prayers on Mahasaptami.Women, clad in new sarees, were seen offering "pushpanjali" (special offerings to the goddess) amid the beats ... Read more...

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Mohit Chauhan Performs At The Commonwealth Games Cultural Program


October 11th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 11, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The Delhi 2010 Commonwealth Games has been a huge success not only in terms of the number of medals that India has been able to bag ... Read more...

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FAA issues safety advisory over lithium batteries following US cargo crash


October 10th, 2010 - 4:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 10 (ANI): The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), the US airline regulator, has warned that carrying shipments of lithium batteries on cargo flights may ignite fire if exposed to high heat. ... Read more...

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