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Kunder plans to shoot ‘Kick’ from November

July 9th, 2012 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 8 (IANS) Editor-turn-director Shirish Kunder, who is now working on post-production of "Joker", says he plans to shoot Salman Khan-starrer "Kick" from November.The filmmaker told IANS: "My ... Read more...

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PM to address Punjab rallies on Jan 21

January 12th, 2012 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 12 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will address election rallies at Amritsar and Ludhiana on Jan 21 in support of Congress candidates, state Congress president Amarinder Singh ... Read more...

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Poll panel orders watch on former Punjab cop’s activities

November 13th, 2011 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
Ludhiana (Punjab), Nov 12 (IANS) The Election Commission has directed the deputy commissioner of Punjab's Moga district to keep a watch on the activities of former state director general of ... Read more...

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Paris Hilton to visit Mumbai

September 6th, 2011 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 6 (IANS) Ending weeks of speculation, heiress and international celebrity Paris Hilton will arrive Mumbai later this month to launch her line of handbags and accessories in ... Read more...

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Cuban singer to perform in Miami

June 3rd, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Miami, June 3 (IANS/EFE) Singer-songwriter Pablo Milanes, one of the leading figures in contemporary Cuban music, will offer his first concert in Miami as part of an upcoming US tour.The ... Read more...

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Pakistan to add another Twenty20 event to domestic calendar

April 14th, 2011 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, April 14 (IANS) Pakistan's cricket bosses have chalked out plans for another Twenty20 tournament which will be added to the domestic calendar this summer.According to reports, the Pakistan Cricket ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan to resume talks on trade issues in April after two-year gap

March 25th, 2011 - 11:05 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 25(ANI): After a two-year gap, Pakistan and India have decided to hold technical level talks next month for the removal of hindrances for increasing bilateral trade.The Indian Commerce Secretary ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

International imports unlikely to play in Australia’s 2010-11 Twenty20 Big Bash

September 18th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
Port Elizabeth (S. Africa), Sept.18 (ANI): This summer's Big Bash in Australia will be largely devoid of high-profile international imports, including Kieron Pollard and Chris Gayle - because of other countries' ... Read more...

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India to host 2011 Champions Trophy

July 21st, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 21 (IANS) The 2011 Champions Trophy for men has been allotted to India, while the Netherlands will host the women's event. The commercial success of the Hero Honda World Cup in ... Read more...

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Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters would take ‘The Wall’ on a tour

April 13th, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Detroit, Apr 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former Pink Floyd frontman Roger Waters has revealed that he is about to embark on an ambitious North American tour with 'The Wall', which would start on ... Read more...

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Village headmen to be elected through EVMs

April 12th, 2010 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 12 (IANS) India, which has successfully tested the electronic voting machine (EVM) in general elections, will now use it at the grassroot level - to elect village heads or sarpanches. ... Read more...

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India bans its dhows beyond southern Oman, Maldives (Lead)

March 30th, 2010 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai/New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) India Tuesday banned the movement of its mechanised sailing vessels (MSVs or dhows) to the south and west of Salalah in Oman and Male with immediate effect ... Read more...

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Pakistan must rein in LeT: US official

March 20th, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) Asserting that the US was aware of Indian concerns about the terrorist infrastructure in Pakistan, an official of the Obama administration Saturday said it was "very ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda claims kidnapping Italians in Mauritania

December 29th, 2009 - 4:00 am ICT by IANS
Nouakchott/Rome, Dec 29 (DPA) Italy's Foreign Minister Franco Frattini said Monday he will travel to Mauritania where Al Qaeda's North African branch has claimed to have kidnapped an Italian couple. "I will not ... Read more...

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Kashmir getting ready for Ramadan

August 22nd, 2009 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Aug 22 (ANI): Muslims in Kashmir are getting ready to observe the holy month of Ramadan.In this month, which starts from Sunday, the people prepare in advance and shop for food ... Read more...

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Winter wedding for Romit Raj and Shilpa Shinde

August 22nd, 2009 - 4:11 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The most loved jodi of the Indian television, Jeet-Soni of Myaaka aka Romit Raj and Shilpa Shinde are all set to tie the knot this year in the winter season. They are ... Read more...

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Top Obama aide to visit India June 25

June 23rd, 2009 - 10:12 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 23 (IANS) President Barack Obama's National Security Adviser James Jones will visit New Delhi as part of ongoing US "effort to further deepen and strengthen our key ... Read more...

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World’s oldest manufactured beads are older than previously thought

May 7th, 2009 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 7 (ANI): A team of archaeologists has claimed to have discovered the world's oldest manufactured beads in a limestone cave in Eastern Morocco, which are older than previously thought.The researchers ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Achuthanandan to launch welfare fund for diaspora in Dubai

January 15th, 2009 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 15 (IANS) Kerala chief minister V.S. Achuthanandan Thursday announced that he would travel to Dubai February end to inaugurate the collection to a welfare fund being set up for the ... Read more...

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Muslims gear up for fasting month of Ramadan

August 31st, 2008 - 7:14 pm ICT by ANI
Lucknow , Aug 31 (ANI): Muslims geared up for fasting month of Ramadan and began shopping on Sunday.Muslims all over India are expected to begin observing fasts on Monday or Tuesday.Ramadan ... Read more...

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Dubai Sports City to host 2009 hockey Asia Cup

July 24th, 2008 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, July 23 (IANS) The 2009 Asia Cup hockey tournament will be the first international event to held at this West Asian metropolis' brand new sports facility, Dubai Sports City (DSC). "The ... Read more...

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Kerala to host 35th National Games

June 29th, 2008 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 30 (IANS) Kerala will host the 35th National Games in 2009 in three cities and the opening and closing ceremony will be held in the state capital, Kerala Sports Minister ... Read more...

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Pratibha Patil to visit Kashmir

April 5th, 2008 - 6:25 pm ICT by admin
Jammu, April 5 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil is expected to visit to Jammu and Kashmir sometime this summer, an official spokesman said here. Chief Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad invited Patil during his ... Read more...

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Karnataka Assembly polls to be held in May

March 20th, 2008 - 5:17 pm ICT by admin
Bangalore, Mar 20 (ANI): The Election Commission (EC) has decided to hold Karnataka Assembly Elections in the third week of May this year. EC sources said the decision has been taken ... Read more...

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Undaunted by IPL, ICL to stage its next edition next month

February 21st, 2008 - 7:17 pm ICT by admin
By Qaiser Mohammad Ali New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Refusing to be overawed or threatened by the money-splurging Indian Premier League (IPL), the breakaway Indian Cricket League (ICL) said Thursday it will stage ... Read more...

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