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16th Kolkata film fest kicks off; Kurosowa, Tagore in focus


November 10th, 2010 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 10 (IANS) With a bouquet of 127 films from 38 countries, the 16th Kolkata Film Festival, one of the biggest cultural galas of West Bengal, opened here Wednesday.Ramananda Sengupta, ... Read more...

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Fusion wear, light hues hot this Diwali


November 3rd, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 3 (IANS) Diwali has always been the time to flaunt bright ethnic chic, but this time don't be surprised to find women in kurtis with tights; suits with western cuts ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Apples grow larger when cells don’t divide


July 1st, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 1 (IANS) Fast-food restaurants can supersize French fries and drinks, but nature has found a way to super-size a type of apple by not letting its cells divide. Peter Hirst, Purdue ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

‘The Real Housewives of New Jersey’ star Caroline Manzo loses 20 pounds


June 25th, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New Jersey, Jun 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) ‘The Real Housewives of New Jersey’ star Caroline Manzo has managed to lose a whooping 20 pounds. She recently showcased her trim figure at the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Goa minister supports gambling, slammed


April 20th, 2010 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 20 (IANS) A senior minister in the Congress-led coalition government in Goa has publicly appealed to police and the opposition to support and encourage gambling during religious festivals, evoking ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Rani terrific, Priyanka incredible: Toronto festival chief (With Images)


August 27th, 2009 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Aug 27 (IANS) Bollywood is set to steal the limelight at the Toronto International Film Festival starting here Sep 10.For the first time, the world's premier film event ... Read more...

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The world waits for Obama era


January 12th, 2009 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 12 (DPA) The Jan 20 inauguration of Democrat Barack Obama as 44th president of the US promises to open a new era for the country and the world.For Americans, it ... Read more...

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