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Scherzinger enjoys charity work


August 12th, 2012 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 12 (IANS) Singer Nicole Scherzinger says she enjoys charity work as she gets pleasure out of helping others."I don't know if it's selfish because I get so ... Read more...

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Melanie balances acting, social work with elan (With Images)


July 30th, 2012 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) US-born Indian actress Melanie Kannokada, seen as Seeta McKinsey in "Love, Lies & Seeta", pursues acting goals with the same fervour as her social work. ... Read more...

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Crucial NPCIL-atomic energy regulator meet Aug 3


July 28th, 2012 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 28 (IANS) The Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) is gearing up for a crucial Aug 3 meeting with the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB) in Mumbai ... Read more...

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Rio de Janeiro declared World Heritage Site


July 3rd, 2012 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
St. Petersburg (Russia), July 3 (IANS/EFE) The landscapes of Rio de Janeiro have been entered onto the World Heritage List, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization said.The decision ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Russia to discuss Syria with Iran


June 12th, 2012 - 3:10 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov will visit Iran June 13 to discuss his country's proposal for convening an international conference on Syria, the foreign ministry ... Read more...

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Students want special status for northeast people


June 7th, 2012 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, June 7 (IANS) Hundreds of students from seven northeastern states Thursday gathered on one platform to demand a special constitutional status for the people of the region.This was the ... Read more...

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Students of northeast demand special constitutional status


May 30th, 2012 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, May 30 (IANS) Demanding a special constitutional status for the northeastern states, almost all students' bodies in the region will jointly launch a massive agitation June 7, an official ... Read more...

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Song, dance a major crisis for me: Big B


May 9th, 2012 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who is set to recreate the magic of "Amar Akbar Anthony" in a special track for Rohit Shetty's "Bol Bachchan", finds ... Read more...

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It was nice, as it always happens, says Shah Rukh


April 13th, 2012 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
New York, April 13 (IANS) Unfazed by his detention at a New York airport by US immigration authorities for a couple of hours, Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, joked ... Read more...

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Narayana Murthy among Fortune’s 12 ‘greatest entrepreneurs’


March 28th, 2012 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
New York, March 28 (IANS) Fortune magazine has listed Infosys co-founder N.R. Narayana Murthy among the 12 "greatest entrepreneurs of our time" with Apple's late chief Steve Jobs, Microsoft ... Read more...

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President greets nation on Holi


March 7th, 2012 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Wednesday wished the nation on Holi eve, saying the festival binds together all the colours of India's diversity.Conveying her greetings, Patil ... Read more...

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Devotees throng saint’s Dargah (With Images)


March 5th, 2012 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, March 5 (IANS) Thousands of men, women and children gathered at the Khanyar shrine of Muslim saint and scholar Sheikh Abdul Qadir Jeelani in summer capital Srinagar Monday to ... Read more...

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Delhi celebrates Maha Shivaratri with offerings, fasts and prayers


February 20th, 2012 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) For Shiva devotees across the capital, Monday started early. With a ritual bathing of Shivalingams and prayers, the devotees geared up for the festival of ... Read more...

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Working for change in UP: A lot can be done (Comment, With Image)


February 9th, 2012 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
This isn't a work of fiction, nor is it constructed to bash politicians or start a revolution, especially at a time when this sprawling state is going to the polls. It's ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Amitabh overwhelmed with letter from Dilip Kumar


December 15th, 2011 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is overjoyed after receiving praise from thespian Dilip Kumar and says he no longer needs any other endorsements after receiving such ... Read more...

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If PM decides, Telangana state likely by New Year: Advani


October 20th, 2011 - 1:09 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 19 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani Wednesday said if Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and United Progressive Alliance (UPA) chairperson Sonia Gandhi take a decision, ... Read more...

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Katrina visits Chisti shrine in Fatehpur Sikri


September 5th, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Fatehpur Sikri (Agra), Sep 5 (IANS) Actress Katrina Kaif Monday visited the shrine of Sheikh Salim Chisti to offer prayers and untie the sacred thread, which she had tied during ... Read more...

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After 40 years, Big B to visit Ajmer dargah


July 4th, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) Amitabh Bachchan is planning to visit shrine of Hazrat Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti in Ajmer Tuesday to untie the thread that he had tied almost ... Read more...

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Ricky Martin says current tour his favourite


June 24th, 2011 - 11:33 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, June 24 (IANS/EFE) On the verge of starting the Spanish leg of his "Musica + Alma + Sexo" tour, Ricky Martin is not hiding the pride he feels at ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Ramdev’s fast a ‘nautanki’, says Digvijay (Lead)


June 12th, 2011 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 12 (IANS) Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh Sunday termed yoga guru Baba Ramdev's nine-day fast against corruption a 'nautanki' (drama).Singh was returning to Delhi on a ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Delhi Police aim to reduce juvenile crime rate


May 22nd, 2011 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) Delhi Police will try and reduce the crime rate among the children and juveniles, Commissioner B.K. Gupta said here Saturday."Delhi Police have always been concerned ... Read more...

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New hurdles for Posco’s land acquisition plans (Lead)


May 17th, 2011 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, May 16 (IANS) Orissa's plans to resume land acquisition for the Posco project in the state faced new trouble with project's supporters Monday refusing to cooperate unless their demands ... Read more...

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Talks with Pakistan to continue, reiterates India


May 4th, 2011 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Two days after the killing of Al Qaeda founder Osama bin Laden, India Wednesday reiterated that talks with Pakistan would continue and expressed concern about ... Read more...

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Lollywood movies existing only on paper?


May 1st, 2011 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, May 1(ANI): Lollywood, the Pakistani film industry based in Lahore, seems to be in action only on paper, as some 18 films have been registered with the Pakistan Film Producers Association ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Continental to acquire Modi Rubber’s tyre subsidiary


April 18th, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) International tyre manufacturer Continental Corporation Monday said it has entered into an agreement with Modi Rubber LTD. to acquire its tyre subsidiary."Continental has signed an ... Read more...

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Jailed Maoists launch hunger-strike in Orissa


April 11th, 2011 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 11 (IANS) Arrested Maoists lodged in a jail in Orissa Monday went on hunger strike to protest the non-fulfilment of promises the state government had made to them ... Read more...

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Here’s what makes wealthy people unhappy


March 23rd, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 23 (ANI): A survey on the miseries that wealthy people go through has found that most are worried about appearing ungrateful, rearing bratty children and failing to meet expectations.The survey ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Is joyful parenthood overrated?


March 3rd, 2011 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 3 (ANI): Raising a child is emotionally and intellectually draining, and often requires professional sacrifice, financial hardship and declines in marital satisfaction.However, many parents still insist that their children are ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

After 40 years, Pakistani Hindus’ ashes immersed in Ganga


February 18th, 2011 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Amritsar, Feb 18 (IANS) Finally, their ashes reached the ultimate destination - the holy river of Ganga - some 1,400 km away and 40 years later. The ashes of 135 Pakistan-based Hindus ... Read more...

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Guru Dutt’s ‘Pyaasa’ immortalised in book


January 30th, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) The dialogues and heartwarming songs of legendary actor-director Guru Dutt's 1957 cinematic masterpiece "Pyaasa" have been immortalised into a book by author Nasreen Munni Kabir.Titled "The Dialogue ... Read more...

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Mother of two enrols in class 1 with her kids


January 17th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 17 (IANS) A 25-year-old woman in Pakistan enrolled in class 1 with her two children - in fulfilment of her lifelong dream to be educated.Asma, a resident of Daudkhel in ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Hundreds of disabled march for rights in Delhi


December 3rd, 2010 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) Hundreds of differently-abled people from across the country participated in a protest march near India Gate in Delhi Friday on the occasion of World Disability Day and ... Read more...

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30,000 Indian students have left Australia: Student federation


November 27th, 2010 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Sanu George Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 27 (IANS) A spate of attacks, tough visa norms and denial of permanent residency have caused around 30,000 Indian students, mostly based in Melbourne, to leave Australia in ... Read more...

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26/11: India asks Pakistan for time-bound justice (Lead)


November 25th, 2010 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) A day before the second anniversary of the Mumbai terror attack, India Thursday conveyed to Pakistan regret at the lack of "substantial progress" in the 26/11 ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Now, shop at multiple stores and pay with one credit card transaction!


November 20th, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 20 (ANI): Shopping centre giant Westfield has launched its online shopping mall which is apparently the only site in the world where shoppers can buy multiple items from multiple stores ... Read more...

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