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Would love to work with SRK: ‘Twilight’ star Kristen Stewart

October 30th, 2011 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) Hollywood's fascination with Bollywood stars continues. The latest to join the list is "Twilight" actress Kristen Stewart, who is a huge fan of superstar ... Read more...

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A rickshaw puller and an author of four books

January 16th, 2011 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Asit Srivastava Lucknow, Jan 16 (IANS) Rehman Ali Rehman, a rickshaw puller in Uttar Pradesh's Basti district, doesn't mind if has to wait long for a customer. He uses the time to ... Read more...

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Kanimozhi: a poetess politician in trouble

December 15th, 2010 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 15 (IANS) Kanimozhi is one of the members of Tamil Nadu's first family. At 42, she is daughter of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and DMK leader M. Karunanidhi and Rajathi ... Read more...

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Veer Savarkar’s son Vishwas dead

September 17th, 2010 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 17 (IANS) Vishwas V. Savarkar, the sole surviving son of revolutionary leader Veer Damodar Savarkar, passed away here Friday morning following a brief illness, a close family friend said. He ... Read more...

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Revisiting the northeast with sonnets (IANS Book Review)

April 3rd, 2010 - 10:20 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee Book: "Dancing Earth: An anthology Of Poetry From Northeast India"; Publisher: Penguin Books-India; Price: Rs. 350The northeast has long been on the fringe of mainstream literary consciousness, edged out by ... Read more...

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President nominates Mani Shankar Aiyar, four others to Rajya Sabha

March 19th, 2010 - 10:11 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 19 (ANI): President Pratibha Patil on Friday nominated former Union Minister Mani Shankar Aiyar, well-known lyricist Javed Akhtar, Shimla based Indian Institute of Advance Studies director Bhalchandra Mungekar, ... Read more...

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Northeastern youths making mark in all walks of life

March 10th, 2010 - 10:34 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 10 (ANI): Talented people from northeast are making a mark in different fields across the country.One such person is Sangeeta Phukan an Assamese who recently took part in ... Read more...

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Madonna’s manager to replace Cowell on ‘American Idol’?

February 10th, 2010 - 1:38 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 10 (IANS) Pop diva Madonna's manager Guy Oseary is said to be the frontrunner to replace music mogul Simon Cowell on the "American Idol" judging panel. Oseary is said ... Read more...

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Katrina’s Crazy about Twilight Star

December 28th, 2009 - 2:18 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Subhash K JhaTwilight star Robert Pattinson has swept our own Bollywood beauty Katrina Kaif completely off her feet. And if all goes well she'll be meeting Pattinson during her annual ... Read more...

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Malay Tamil ‘Ironman’ shows he’s tough as nails

December 28th, 2009 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Johor Baru (Malaysia), Dec. 28 (ANI): Malay Tamil yoga practitioner P. Balakrishnan repeated his death-defying feat of lying on a bed of 108 nails while having a car run over him.Balakrishnan appeared ... Read more...

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I can’t get Robert Pattinson out of my head: Katrina

December 27th, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Dec 27 (IANS) Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif is so impressed with "Twilight" star Robert Pattinson that she can't stop thinking about him. And if all goes well, she'll ... Read more...

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Dan Brown’s books Most Donated at Oxfam

August 21st, 2009 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 21 (ANI): Dan Brown, the author behind the controversial book 'The Da Vinci Code', has been revealed as the most donated author to Oxfam's high street shops.Oxfam, the largest retailer ... Read more...

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3rd Twilight film in the pipeline

February 21st, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 21 (ANI): With the success of Twilight still very fresh, Summit Entertainment has announced that they will be releasing a third series by the name of Eclipse.The release date ... Read more...

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The Twilight Saga smashes Da Vinci Code book sales record

February 6th, 2009 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 6 (ANI): The Twilight Saga by US author Stephenie Meyer has broken the book sales record which had been set by Dan Brown''s The Da Vinci Code.As per Nielsen ... Read more...

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US releases four translated books in Kolkata

January 29th, 2009 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 29 (IANS) In its effort to cater to the growing interest of Bengalis in the US, its consulate general here Thursday released a set of four books about its economy, ... Read more...

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Obama can take ten lessons from Bush presidency, says Woodward

January 15th, 2009 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan.15 (ANI): In an article for the Washington Post, noted journalist Bob Woodward says that there is actually a lot that President-elect Barack Obama can learn from the troubled presidency ... Read more...

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Wanted: Indian authors to steam up Mills & Boon novels

December 20th, 2008 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 20 (ANI): Mills & Boon, the worlds most prolific romance publisher, is wooing Indian authors to add local flavour to its novels.The publisher, which sells four books a second, ... Read more...

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Most Japanese think blood types have answers to all problems

December 5th, 2008 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 5 (ANI): Blood types are what most Japanese apparently think have answers to all problems, from wooing a prospective lover to securing a promotion at work. It seems that ... Read more...

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Court notice to Delhi varsity over lecturer’s temination

July 18th, 2008 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Delhi High Court Friday issued notice to Delhi University and Shyam Lal College for illegally terminating the services of a Hindi lecturer. Justice S.N. Aggarwal issued notice ... Read more...

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Narnia tales’ Hindi version hits bookstores

May 17th, 2008 - 12:23 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) The mythical kingdom of Narnia in the popular children's series "The Chronicles of Narnia" came alive Friday as a Hindi version of the book hit the stores ... Read more...

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