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Gemini Ganesan - A starry life that spilled out of screen

February 12th, 2011 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) The story of late Tamil superstar Gemini Ganesan was larger than life in star-struck Tamil Nadu with the screen spilling into his home as well.He ... Read more...

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Serena saves Williams pride as Venus knocked out (Lead)

June 30th, 2010 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
London, June 29 (DPA) Holder Serena Williams salvaged family pride at Wimbledon Tuesday as the top seed advanced after her elder sister Venus was knocked out in the quarter-finals. Serena dispatched China's ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Ashok Chakra awardee’s family pride is tinged with regret

August 16th, 2009 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Aug 16 (IANS) The old parents are proud that their son, Maj Mohit Sharma, who was gunned down while fighting terrorists in the Kashmir Valley this March has been awarded the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Jubilation in Kashmir as Abdullah joins union cabinet

May 28th, 2009 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 28 (IANS) As white Nehru jacket clad Farooq Abdullah of the National Conference took oath as a member of Prime Manmohan Singh's cabinet in Delhi, back home in Kashmir ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

It’s all in the Abdullah-Pilot family

May 28th, 2009 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) It was all in the family for the Abdullah/Pilot clan with father-in-law and National Conference patron Farooq Abdullah being sworn in as cabinet minister and son-in-law Sachin ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Jankovic in quarters with Venus, Russian trio

October 3rd, 2008 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Stuttgart, Oct 3 (DPA) Jelena Jankovic routed Ukraine's Alona Bondarenko 6-2, 6-0 in the second round of the Porsche Grand Prix, the day after being assured of the world number one spot ... Read more...

Posted in World |

British kids to be taught about domestic violence, forced marriages

June 13th, 2008 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 13 (ANI): British children as young as five must be taught about the evils of domestic violence and forced marriages, MPs have said. A hard-hitting report demands a nationwide ... Read more...

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