War artefacts from 712 AD on display in Mumbai

September 21st, 2012 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 21 (IANS) An exhibition of over 1,000 items on warfare and related antiques has been opened in Mumbai. The exhibition has been organised by the Lodha Foundation.Swords, spears, ... Read more...

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27 Pakistani commandos hurt in accident

July 23rd, 2012 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 23 (IANS) Twenty-seven Pakistan Army commandos were injured Monday when the vehicle they were travelling in met with an accident in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.The commandos were from the ... Read more...

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Alok himself did not think he would win a pool medal

December 3rd, 2010 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) Cueist Alok Kumar, who won a maiden bronze for India in 8-ball pool at the Guanghzhou Asian Games says no one, including himself, thought he would have ... Read more...

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Villagers want police protection in Maoist affected Bihar

October 28th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
By Surya Pratap SinghGaya (Bihar), Oct.28 (ANI): Villagers from Nagwa Garh near Bihar's Gaya district have protested against removal of police posts which were set up to protect them against Maoists."The biggest ... Read more...

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Delhi’s illuminated monuments attract tourists

October 7th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) Seventeen historical monuments given a facelift and illuminated for the Commonwealth Games are attracting a large number of tourists and visitors, an official said Thursday. Most ... Read more...

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Yechury claims CPI (M) regaining confidence in West Bengal

October 4th, 2010 - 9:58 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.4 (ANI): Senior Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader and politburo member Sitaram Yechury on Monday claimed that the party is regaining its lost confidence amongst the people of West ... Read more...

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CVC probe going on into 16 Games corruption cases

September 7th, 2010 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) probe into 16 Commonwealth Games projects being undertaken by various government agencies is in different stages, a Right To Information (RTI) query ... Read more...

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Kanwarias flood highway to Haridwar, vehicles to be diverted

August 1st, 2010 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Aug 1 (IANS) It's the time for kanwarias to flood the highway leading to Haridwar again. Thousands of orange-robed men with bamboo staffs slung across their shoulders carrying decorated earthen pots ... Read more...

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Preparations to celebrate Bihar Day in full swing

March 16th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, March 16 (IANS) Preparations are in full swing here to observe the first-ever Bihar Divas (Day) on March 22, an official said. The British colonial rulers had carved Bihar out ... Read more...

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Delhi Police files chargesheet against Kobad Ghandy

February 19th, 2010 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 19 (ANI): Delhi Police has filed a chargesheet against top Maoist leader Kobad Ghandy.The special cell of the Delhi Police filed a 1020 page chargesheet against Ghandy.The court had ... Read more...

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Bus accident claims 23 lives in Uttar Pradesh

February 17th, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by ANI
Lucknow, Feb 17 (ANI): At least 23 members of a marriage party were killed, when the bus in which they were travelling fell into a river in Madhav Garh in Uttar Pradesh's ... Read more...

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No new factories in 43 critically polluted areas till August

January 15th, 2010 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) The environment ministry has banned the setting up of new factories in 43 critically polluted areas of the country till August, by when the Central Pollution Control ... Read more...

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Mini truck with explosives seized in Ghaziabad

December 5th, 2009 - 1:35 am ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Dec 4 (IANS) A mini truck laden with explosive substances was seized by the Ghazibad police late Friday evening and the driver arrested. According to police, the mini truck laden with explosives ... Read more...

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Angry mob attacks police in Ghaziabad over man’s death (Lead)

November 17th, 2009 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Nov 16 (IANS) An angry mob set fire to a police station, injured around a dozen policemen, and damaged half a dozen public and private vehicles here Monday evening to protest ... Read more...

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Rakhi Sawant observes ‘Karva Chauth’ for five men

July 15th, 2009 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 15 (IANS) Here is one more instance of Rakhi Sawant's crazy stunts. Karva Chauth -- a festival that celebrates wedded bliss -- is a few months away, but the item ... Read more...

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MJ was the reason I started loving music: Priyanka Chopra (Film Snippets)

July 4th, 2009 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 4 (IANS) Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra says it was pop legend Michael Jackson's songs that made her start loving music. "You never know what you have until it's gone - ... Read more...

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I am honestly looking for a partner: Rakhi Sawant

July 1st, 2009 - 9:48 am ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) Rakhi Sawant went overboard when she announced that she would find her life partner through a reality show "Rakhi Ka Swayamvar". But now the outspoken ... Read more...

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Militants loot villagers ration in Jammu and Kashmir

June 8th, 2009 - 6:51 pm ICT by ANI
Gulab Garh (J-K), June 8 (ANI): Militants looted food supplied to residents in Gulab Garh village of Jammu and Kashmir when they were returning home.The Gulab Garh village has a rough ... Read more...

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Murder of national level wrestler, family solved

April 23rd, 2009 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, April 23 (IANS) The murder of national level wrestler Praveen Yadav, his wife and sister-and-law was solved with the identification of their bodies that were fished out of a canal, police ... Read more...

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Site older than Moenjodaro found in Pakistan

January 23rd, 2009 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 23 (ANI): An archaeological site, about 5,500 years old, has been found in a district in Pakistan, which has been claimed by experts as being older than the ruins ... Read more...

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Pak proposes 3 more sites for UNESCOs world cultural heritage list

June 24th, 2008 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
Taxila ( Pakistan ), June 24 (ANI): Pakistan has reportedly proposed three more ancient sites to be added to the list of UNESCOs world cultural heritage sites, taking the total number ... Read more...

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NHRC asks MP Government to pay relief to kin of custodial death victim

May 6th, 2008 - 4:49 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 6 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has asked the Madhya Pradesh Government to pay two lakhs rupees as monetary relief to the next of kin of ... Read more...

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Madge enthrals Indian Maharaja with karaoke

January 5th, 2008 - 1:21 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 5 (ANI): Madonna showed her gratitude to an Indian Maharaja, by singing karaoke following a royal feast at his fort in the Indian desert state of Rajasthan.The 49-year-old singer, along ... Read more...

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