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Midnight tryst with peace - on India-Pakistan (Lead)


August 15th, 2012 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Attari (Punjab), Aug 15 (IANS) As the midnight hour approached, Indians and Pakistanis faced each other across the border holding candles to reinforce the spirit of harmony and shared heritage ... Read more...

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Midnight tryst with peace - on India-Pakistan border


August 15th, 2012 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Attari (Punjab), Aug 15 (IANS) As the midnight hour approached, Indians and Pakistanis faced each other across the border holding candles to reinforce the spirit of harmony and shared heritage ... Read more...

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Goa legislators sing songs, pay musical tribute to Rajesh Khanna


July 19th, 2012 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 19 (IANS) In his sad death Wednesday, yesteryears superstar Rajesh Khanna breathed cinematic life into the proceedings of the Goa legislative assembly which has convened for the ... Read more...

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Sab TV steps into reality zone with ‘Nanhe Superstars’


July 5th, 2012 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) After entertaining the audiences with comedy shows, Sab TV is set to venture into the non-fiction zone with "Nanhe Superstars", a platform for young and ... Read more...

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I want to play my age: Vandana Pathak


June 23rd, 2012 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) Actor Vandana Pathak, a familiar face on the small screen since the 1995 hit show "Hum Paanch", is on the lookout for an image makeover ... Read more...

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Aanjjan keen to do film with global theme


June 15th, 2012 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 15 (IANS) He is a known face on both the small and big screens. Aanjjan Srivastav, who will be seen as a politician in Shirish Kunder's "Joker", ... Read more...

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IPL champions KKR party through the night


May 28th, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 28 (IANS) With team co-owner Shah Rukh Khan taking the lead, the Kolkata Knight Riders players and support staff partied up to the early hours Monday after ... Read more...

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Bharti Achrekar enters ‘Meri Maa’ (TV Snippets)


February 8th, 2012 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) Veteran actress Bharti Achrekar, popularly known as Mrs Wagale of "Wagale Ki Duniya", is set to enter in "Meri Maa".The actress will portray Kaushalya ... Read more...

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Two cartoonists - Laxman and Thackeray - to meet in Pune


November 24th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Nov 24 (IANS) They had a common entry to the world of cartooning, and while one became a legend in the field, the other moved to make a ... Read more...

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20 militants killed in Pakistan


November 16th, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 16 (IANS) At least 20 militants were killed in clashes with security forces Wednesday in Pakistan's northwest tribal region bordering Afghanistan, a media report said.The clashes took place ... Read more...

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TV show a way to keep Laxman’s work alive: Family


November 14th, 2011 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 14 (IANS) Family members of veteran cartoonist R.K. Laxman Monday said they will be involved in a TV show inspired by his cartoons to ensure that his works ... Read more...

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R.K.Laxman’s Common Man inspires TV show


November 7th, 2011 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) Veteran cartoonist R.K.Laxman's popular creation "The Common Man" has inspired a TV show -- "R.K. Laxman Ki Duniya", which will deal with the aspirations and ... Read more...

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Born to sing: Lata turns 82 (Sep 28 is Lata Mangeshkar’s birthday)


September 27th, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) One of the gems of the Hindi film industry, Lata Mangeshkar turns 82 Wednesday and even after spreading the magic of her voice for seven ... Read more...

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I’m relieved, says Nikita after ban is lifted


September 15th, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 15 (IANS) I'm relieved and happy, said Kannada actress Nikita Thukral after the Kannada Film Producers Association (KFPA) Thursday revoked three-year ban on her.The KFPA had banned her ... Read more...

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Ban on Nikita lifted


September 15th, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 15 (IANS) The ban on Kannada actress Nikita Thukral has been revoked by the Kannada Film Producers Association (KFPA) Thursday.The KFPA had banned her for three ... Read more...

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29 injured as train derails in Pakistan (Lead)


September 10th, 2011 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 10 (IANS) At least 29 people were injured when a passenger train derailed Saturday in eastern Pakistan, Xinhua reported.The accident occurred around 5.00 a.m. at Sara-e-Alamgir village in ... Read more...

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Drone attack kills four in Pakistan


August 16th, 2011 - 8:36 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 16 (IANS) Four people were killed and two others were injured in a US drone attack early Tuesday morning in northwest Pakistan.Two missiles were fired at a house ... Read more...

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Three killed in Pakistan drone strike


August 1st, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 1 (IANS) At least three people were killed Monday in a drone strike in Pakistan's northwest tribal region bordering Afghanistan, a media report said.The strike took place ... Read more...

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Telecom executive steals Mohammed Rafi tribute show


August 1st, 2011 - 3:24 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) He may not be as well known as singers Anand Raj Anand or Roop Kumar Rathod, but T.S. Jyothiraman, an executive with Lemon mobiles, ... Read more...

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Gulam Nabi Azad to attend Rafi tribute


July 30th, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 30 (IANS) Union Health Minister Gulam Nabi Azad will be the chief guest at a function in New Delhi Sunday to pay tribute to legendary singer Mohammed Rafi ... Read more...

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Ready to be under Lokpal, but cabinet must agree: PM (Lead)


June 29th, 2011 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) Manmohan Singh was ready to be within the ambit of the Lokpal but a final decision on the issue would be taken by his ... Read more...

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Three Indian journalists killed in six months (Lead)


June 14th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 14 (IANS) Jyotirmoy Dey was the third journalist in India to be killed in the past six months, a media watchdog said Tuesday.There have also been 14 attacks ... Read more...

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Three Indian journalists killed: watchdog


June 14th, 2011 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 14 (IANS) Jyotirmoy Dey was the third journalist in India to be killed in the past six months, a media watchdog said Tuesday.There have also been 14 ... Read more...

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Bengali model to sizzle in item number a la ‘Munni’ (With Images)


June 8th, 2011 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) Bengali model-actress Nilaanjana Bhattacharya is all set to jazz up Telugu film "Duniya" with her sensuous moves in a sizzling item number inspired by Bollywood ... Read more...

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One dead, two Americans among injured in Peshawar blast (Lead)


May 20th, 2011 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 20 (IANS) At least one person was killed and 10 people, including two Americans, were injured Friday in a powerful blast in Pakistan's northwestern city of Peshawar, media ... Read more...

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Woman suicide bomber kills three in Pakistan (Lead)


May 10th, 2011 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 10 (IANS) A woman suicide bomber detonated herself at the main entrance to a court in a Pakistani city Tuesday, killing three police personnel, a media report ... Read more...

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Mallika Sherawat takes on Malaika, Katrina


April 12th, 2011 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 12 (IANS) Move over Malaika and Katrina, Mallika Sherawat is here.In what seems like an open challenge at the throne of the two hottest Bollywood item queens, ... Read more...

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It’s time to party, says Indian music industry


April 3rd, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 3 (IANS) Anu Malik is going to frame his ticket for the World Cup final, singer Mansi Scott hit the road screaming with joy, Vishal Dadlani is ... Read more...

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Pakistan mine blast kills one


March 20th, 2011 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 20 (IANS) At least one miner was killed and over 50 were trapped after three blasts shook an underground coal mine Sunday in southwest Pakistan, media reports said.Urdu ... Read more...

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You will find 90 percent Atalji in me: Anjan Srivastav (With Images)


March 11th, 2011 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) Well-known character actor Anjan Srivastav is excited about his next film, a political satire, as his role is inspired by former prime minister and ... Read more...

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Guru Dutt’s ‘Pyaasa’ immortalised in book


January 30th, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) The dialogues and heartwarming songs of legendary actor-director Guru Dutt's 1957 cinematic masterpiece "Pyaasa" have been immortalised into a book by author Nasreen Munni Kabir.Titled "The Dialogue ... Read more...

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Ninan elected chief Editors Guild of India chief


December 27th, 2010 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) T.N. Ninan, editor and publisher of Business Standard, has been elected president of the Editors Guild of India, a statement said Sunday. He was elected at the ... Read more...

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Big Boss 4: Manoj Tiwari Calls Himself ‘Anari’ In Aakhri Salaam


December 6th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The episode began with a blast from the host Salman Khan who performed on a Bollywood number with a bevy of beauties gyrating gracefully with him. Then as Manoj Tiwari was ... Read more...

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‘Galli Galli…’ new season aims to teach kids about teamwork


October 7th, 2010 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) "Galli Galli Sim Sim", the Indian version of the internationally acclaimed popular children series "Sesame Street", is back with a new season and this time it will ... Read more...

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IMF to review Pakistani budget in floods aftermath


August 22nd, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 22 (DPA) The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said it has called a meeting to review Pakistan's budgetary and economic prospects in the aftermath of the floods that have ... Read more...

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