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Ranbir gives Bengali a shot (Movie Snippets)


September 6th, 2012 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Punjabi boy Ranbir Kapoor got lucky when he didn't have to learn Bengali for his role in "Barfi!". But he gave the language a ... Read more...

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Dara Singh had heart of gold: Dilip Kumar


July 12th, 2012 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 12 (IANS) Bollywood thespian Dilip Kumar has described late wrestler-actor Dara Singh as a "gem" with "a heart of gold". "Dara was a gem of a man, ... Read more...

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National leaders condole Dara Singh’s death (Lead)


July 12th, 2012 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) Top national leaders of the country Thursday condoled the passing away of wrestler-turned-actor Dara Singh, describing him as an icon and a champion.Prime ... Read more...

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Krishna condoles Nepal air crash victims


May 14th, 2012 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) India's External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Monday condoled the death of 15 people, including 13 Indians, in the "tragic" air crash in Nepal."I am deeply ... Read more...

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Speaker Meira Kumar congratulates Tendulkar


March 16th, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar Friday conveyed her "heartiest congratulations" to Sachin Tendulkar for being the first cricketer in the history of the game ... Read more...

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Stone was ‘broken’ after losing son’s custody


January 21st, 2012 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 21 (IANS) Actress Sharon Stone admits she was emotionally broken after she lost custody of her 11-year-old adopted son Roan to ex-husband Phil Bronstein.Stone lost her son ... Read more...

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PM condoles Bangarappa’s death


December 26th, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday condoled the death of former Karnataka chief minister S.Bangarappa, saying he would be remembered for his committment to the ... Read more...

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Pranab praises Mamata’s ‘courageous’ handling of fire


December 11th, 2011 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 10 (IANS) Union Finance Minister and Congress stalwart Pranab Mukherjee Saturday showered praise on West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee for her courageous ... Read more...

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Follow Tagore’s message to meet world’s challenges: President


November 29th, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Santiniketan (West Bengal), Nov 29 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Tuesday said challenges like injustice and repression can be met through Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore's message of fortitude, openness of ... Read more...

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Terrorism unacceptable, unjustifiable: Sheikh Hasina


September 7th, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Sep 7 (IANS) Stating that any act of terrorism is "unacceptable" and "unjustifiable", Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Wednesday expressed her "profound shock and outrage" over the bomb ... Read more...

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Oz pacer Tait back to his best in World Cup 2011


February 28th, 2011 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb.28 (ANI): Australian right-arm quick Shaun Tait appears to have come back from the dead as far as his cricketing fortunes are concerned.There was a time when he was nearly lost ... Read more...

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Kerala men spike Uttarkhand, enter national volleyball final


December 18th, 2010 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 18 (IANS) Kerala snatched a dramatic five-set win against last year's runners-up Uttarakhand to enter the final of the Velammal Silver Jubilee Senior National Volleyball Championships here Saturday.In the final ... Read more...

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Elizabeth Edwards Dies At 61


December 8th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The best selling author and estranged wife of former US senator John Edwards, Elizabeth Edwards passed away at her home on Tuesday leaving her friends and ... Read more...

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Indian victims of Pan Am plane hijack seek Obama’s help


November 6th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 6 (IANS) Indian passengers of Pan Am World Airways flight 73, which was hijacked at Karachi en route from Mumbai to New York in September 1986, Saturday urged US ... Read more...

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Patil, Ansari condole freedom fighter’s death


October 27th, 2010 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil and Vice-President M. Hamid Ansari Wednesday mourned the death of freedom fighter Satyavati, noting that with her death the nation has lost an ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh felicitates Chilean President over rescue of trapped miners


October 15th, 2010 - 10:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 15 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr Manmohan Singh, has written a letter to Chilean President Sebastian Pinera Echenique and conveyed his warm felicitations on the 'splendid and successful ... Read more...

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Appeal to Kashmiris to end cycle of violence: Chidambaram (Lead)


August 4th, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Wednesday appealed to the people of Kashmir to end the "cycle of violence" in Kashmir, and urged parents to ensure that their ... Read more...

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Chidambaram appeals for peace in Kashmir


August 4th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Wednesday appealed to the people of Jammu and Kashmir to "end the cycle of violence" that has been continuing for the past ... Read more...

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BPCL fight back to force draw


July 15th, 2010 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 15 (IANS) Bharat Petroleum rode on their vast, collective experience to force a 1-1 draw with Hockey India Juniors in their opening pool B game of the 86th All-India MCC-Murugappa ... Read more...

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India’s youngest Everest climber wants to join army


June 4th, 2010 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) A 16-year-old school boy, who created history by becoming the youngest Indian to climb Mt. Everest, met Indian Army chief Gen. V.K. Singh and expressed his desire ... Read more...

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95-year-old Female Acquires High School Diploma


May 26th, 2010 - 7:28 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 26, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The story mentioned below is a fabulous story of staying power. It is also a story that illustrates that dreams can be accomplished regardless ... Read more...

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Pregnant Laura Ling Refers To Her Baby As A Miracle


May 21st, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 21, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Laura Ling now has another adorable rationale to rejoice. She is expecting. This awesome and heartwarming piece of news has arrived after her astonishing ... Read more...

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‘Smallville’ To Wind Up Subsequent To Its 10th Season


May 20th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 20, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Many of us have paid attention to the maxim that all wonderful things must run their term at some point in time. This maxim ... Read more...

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Lisa Ray gets a new lease on life


April 22nd, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 22, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): It is said that courage and fortitude can overcome all odds. This especially holds true for actress Lisa Ray, who went through a rough patch for ... Read more...

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Ricky Martin Confesses That He Is A Gay Individual


April 3rd, 2010 - 9:46 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 3, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): After years of maintaining quietness about his private existence, pop star Ricky Martin has enunciated that he is a gay guy.Ricky has declared ... Read more...

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Ricky Martin Confesses That He Is A Gay Individual


March 30th, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
March 30, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): After years of maintaining quietness about his private existence, pop star Ricky Martin has enunciated that he is a gay guy.Ricky has declared ... Read more...

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‘Holy Week’ Commenced By The Pope In The Middle Of A Shameful Sexual Abuse Crisis Confronting The Church


March 29th, 2010 - 8:49 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
March 29, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Pope Benedict XVI commenced the Holy Week on Sunday in the midst of one of the gravest moral dilemmas opposite the church in decades. ... Read more...

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Friday Ko Sab Chup Raho!


January 29th, 2010 - 10:44 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
SAB TV's new upcoming show "Sab Chup Raho', a Fireworks production is all set to launch soon as all the cast of the show have now been finalized.Our reliable source from the ... Read more...

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Murray muscles past tiring Cilic into Australian Open final (Roundup)


January 28th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 28 (DPA) Andy Murray preyed on the depleting resources of Marin Cilic, overcoming the Croat 3-6, 6-4, 6-4, 6-2 to reach the second Grand Slam final of his career ... Read more...

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Amitabh Bachchan Speaks On The Success Of ‘Paa’


December 17th, 2009 - 6:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Subhash K JhaHas Auro become a bigger star than Amitabh Bachchan?Ha ha...There is genuine love being expressed towards him and several people have unabashedly desired to take him home!Did you ... Read more...

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Voices against terror: India speaks out


November 26th, 2009 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) As the horrors of the 26/11 strike in Mumbai came back to haunt India, people from all walks of life Thursday remembered the day and spoke ... Read more...

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Terror relived: India unites in remembering 26/11 victims (Afternoon Lead)


November 26th, 2009 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai/New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) There were official commemorations and private moments of grief, sombre reflections and avid debates - a speeding country paused in its tracks Thursday to remember the ... Read more...

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Parliament adopts resolution remembering 26/11 victims


November 26th, 2009 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 26 (ANI): On the first anniversary of the 26/11 Mumbai attack, both houses of parliament on Thursday adopted a resolution, reiterating the nation's firm commitment to fight the ... Read more...

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Lok Sabha resolves to wage united fight against terror (Lead)


November 26th, 2009 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) The Lok Sabha Thursday observed two minutes silence to remember those killed in the 26/11 terror strike in Mumbai and passed a resolution asking the government ... Read more...

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With its blood, terror, valour, 26/11 spawned books, movies (One Year after 26/11)


November 23rd, 2009 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Quaid Najmi Mumbai, Nov 23 (IANS) Blood and gore, fear, good versus evil, acts of valour, moving tales of survivors, grief, a dash of high society...26/11, perhaps more than any other ... Read more...

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