emotional farewell

Pranab relaxes at home on first day out of active politics


June 27th, 2012 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) A day after bidding goodbye to more than four decades of active politics and stepping down as finance minister to contest the presidential election, Pranab ... Read more...

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Pranab resigns, PM keeps finance ministry (Third Lead)


June 26th, 2012 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) Pranab Mukherjee, a union minister for decades together, Tuesday resigned from the cabinet to contest the July 19 presidential election as the candidate of ... Read more...

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Pranab resigns, PM may keep finance ministry (Second Lead)


June 26th, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) Pranab Mukherjee Tuesday resigned as the finance minister to contest the July 19 presidential election as the candidate of the ruling United Progressive Alliance."Today, ... Read more...

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Jagjit Singh brought soul to film songs, says Bollywood


October 10th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) One filmmaker said it was Jagjit Singh's songs that made his film touch millions of hearts, an actor said the ghazal singer was the ... Read more...

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Tearful farewell to Durga, 600 idols immersed in Yamuna


October 6th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) The drum beats and the dancing peaked and the tears flowed freely. Thousands of Bengalis and others in the capital bid an emotional farewell to ... Read more...

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‘Namitha I Love You’ leaves you with a headache (Kannada Movie Review)


June 11th, 2011 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Namitha I Love You"; Cast: Namitha, Prithviraj, Srikanth, Akshata Shetty, Shobana, Gollahalli Shivaprasad, Tennis Krishna, Bank Janardhan and Dingri Nagaraj; Producer: Ravi Teja Reddy; Director: Jayasiha Reddy; Camera: Diwakar; Rating: ... Read more...

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Kirsten bids emotional farewell to India


April 5th, 2011 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 5 (IANS) South African Gary Kirsten Tuesday bid an emotional farewell after his three-year tenure as India's cricket coach, saying it was one of the hardest goodbyes ... Read more...

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Cape Town gets set to give fitting, emotional farewell to Ntini


January 9th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town (S. Africa), Jan.9 (ANI): Former South African fast bowler Makhaya Ntini's farewell match at the Moses Mabhida Stadium here later this evening is expected to be charged with emotion. ... Read more...

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Railways off-spinner Parida calls it a day


November 13th, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) Railways off-spinner Kulamani Shankar Parida, 33, Saturday announced his retirement from first-class cricket.Parida left the Karnail Singh Stadium a disappointed man as his bowling action has come ... Read more...

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Emotional farewell for metre gauge train in Kerala


September 19th, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Punalur (Kerala), Sep 19 (IANS) It was all over for the last metre gauge train in Kerala when the Punalur-Chencotta passenger train to Tamil Nadu pulled out of this city Sunday evening. Since ... Read more...

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Mandela gets an emotional welcome at Soccer City stadium


July 12th, 2010 - 2:29 am ICT by IANS
By Abhishek RoyJohannesburg, July 12 (IANS) It was an emotional farewell to the World Cup at the vuvuzuela-buzzing Soccer City stadium here Sunday as the iconic Nelson Mandela expressed his gratitude ... Read more...

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The New British PM - David Cameron


May 12th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 12 (IANS) Eton and Oxford educated Conservative leader David Cameron, 43, has become the 53rd prime minister of Britain, ending 13 years of Labour rule and giving the country ... Read more...

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Gordon Brown bids emotional goodbye to “second most important job of his life”


May 12th, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0London, May 12 (ANI): In an emotional farewell British Prime Minister bid goodbye at 10 Downing Street. Addressing the assembled crowd from a lectern placed on the street ... Read more...

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David Cameron: New British PM Moves To 10 Downing Street


May 12th, 2010 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 12 (IANS) Promising a "proper and full coalition government", Conservative leader David Cameron moved into No. 10 Downing Street as Britain's new prime minister, shortly after Labour's Gordon Brown ... Read more...

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Polish president, wife given emotional farewell


April 18th, 2010 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
By Surender Bhutani Krakow (Poland), April 18 (IANS) Millions of Poles glued to television sets and thousand teary-eyed men and women gathered in this historic city Sunday gave an emotive farewell to ... Read more...

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West Bengal bids emotional farewell to Jyoti Basu (Intro Roundup)


January 19th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 19 (IANS) Hundreds of thousands of mourners, many of them weeping, poured onto the streets of Kolkata Tuesday as the body of India's longest serving chief minister and Marxist ... Read more...

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Ravana goes up in flames, Durga idols immersed on Dussehra (Roundup)


September 28th, 2009 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) As thousands of onlookers cheered, the effigies of demon king Ravana were set ablaze amid a burst of fire crackers at many places across the national ... Read more...

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Thousands mourn and hail Ted Kennedy


August 28th, 2009 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Boston (Massachusetts, US), Aug.28 (ANI): Tens of thousands of mourners packed the sides of beach roads, highways, and city streets from Hyannis Port to Boston on Thursday to bid an emotional farewell ... Read more...

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Muhammad Ali to make one last trip to Britain


July 3rd, 2009 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 3 (ANI): Boxing legend Muhammad Ali will make his last visit to the UK next month to bid his fans an emotional farewell, reports The Mirror.Ali, 67, who suffers from ... Read more...

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Jay Leno bids emotional farewell to ‘The Tonight Show’


May 31st, 2009 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 31 (IANS) American television personality Jay Leno has ended his 17-year stint as the host of "The Tonight Show". The talk-show host bowed out of his final appearance Friday by welcoming ... Read more...

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‘Miracle’ mum gives birth to twins while battling heart failure


April 17th, 2009 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 17 (ANI): In what could be called a miracle, a 38-year-old Brit mum gave birth to healthy twins just minutes after suffering a massive heart failure.Nina Whear gave birth to ... Read more...

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Jade Goody penned emotional farewell to sons before death


April 1st, 2009 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 1 (ANI): Jade Goody tried to recreate her life with family in a photo album and wrote a touching farewell to her sons before she died.The late Brit reality ... Read more...

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Medical drama ER to come to an end


April 1st, 2009 - 4:12 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
ER, the top rated drama will draw its last breath this week after 15 years of blood, sweat and tears that changed storytelling on US television and put fictional County General Hospital ... Read more...

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Malaysian Indian youth laid to rest after custody death (Lead)


January 28th, 2009 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Puchong (Malaysia), Jan 28 (IANS) Hundreds of Malaysian Indians Wednesday bade an emotional farewell to A. Kugan, a suspected car thief who died in police custody. The custodial death in the capital ... Read more...

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Clinton bids emotional farewell to Senate colleagues


January 15th, 2009 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan.15 (ANI): Soon-to-be Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton bid an emotional farewell to her Senate colleagues Wednesday night, saying that serving in the Senate has been the greatest experience ... Read more...

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Fletcher returns to English cricket as Hampshire’s adviser


November 15th, 2008 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 15 (IANS) After an emotional farewell as the England coach after the 2007 World Cup, Duncan Fletcher will return to English cricket next summer as a part-time consultant to Hampshire.After ... Read more...

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N-deal goes to the wire as Manmohan meets Bush


September 26th, 2008 - 10:19 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 26 (IANS) Even as Prime Minister Manmohan Singh flew back to New York after a meeting with President George Bush, the India-US nuclear deal was headed for a close finish ... Read more...

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Star cricketers attend Jane McGrath’s funeral


June 25th, 2008 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 25 (IANS) Star cricketers, along with Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd, joined family members and friends to pay an emotional farewell to Jane McGrath, wife of Glenn McGrath, who died ... Read more...

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