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Mamata pullout gets brickbats, bouquets


September 19th, 2012 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 19 (IANS) Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee's decision to withdraw support to the UPA government has earned her laurels and flak among the netizens in West Bengal."Didi, we ... Read more...

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Pakistan’s young can change political landscape: daily


August 6th, 2012 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 6 (IANS) A staggering 40 million of Pakistan's 84.3 million voters are aged between 18 and 35 and have the "potential to change the country's political landscape", said ... Read more...

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Farmer’s suicides: BJP calls government a ‘murderer’


May 2nd, 2012 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) A Bharatiya Janata Party MP Wednesday accused the UPA government of being a "murderer" a day after five farmers committed suicide in Vidarbha in ... Read more...

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Dhumal meets PM as Army moves to resolve Annadale ground row (Second Lead)


April 16th, 2012 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Shimla, April 16 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal Monday took up his government's row with the Army over possession of Annadale ground in Shimla with ... Read more...

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Dhumal raises Annadale ground row; Army beats hasty retreat (Lead)


April 16th, 2012 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Shimla, April 16 (IANS) The downhill slide in the army-civilian ties in Himachal Pradesh over ownership of the Annadale ground in Shimla reverberated in Delhi Monday with Chief ... Read more...

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Shimla ground row: Dhumal demands apology from army (Second Lead)


April 15th, 2012 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla/New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) The tussle between the Himachal Pradesh government and the army over the ownership of Annandale ground in Shimla escalated Sunday with Chief Minister Prem Kumar ... Read more...

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Annandale ground: Army, Himachal head for confrontation (Lead)


April 15th, 2012 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 15 (IANS) The Indian Army and the Himachal Pradesh government appear to be heading for a confrontation over the strategically important Annandale ground here, which has been ... Read more...

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Raj Thackeray hits out at uncle, Shiv Sena


February 14th, 2012 - 1:34 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 14 (IANS) Hitting out at his uncle and Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray's comments about his mimicry, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena Chief Raj Thackeray Monday said he has ... Read more...

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‘Good Night, Good Morning’ - good, but has nothing to say (IANS Movie Review)


January 20th, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Good Night, Good Morning"; Cast: Seema Rahmani, Manu Narayan, Raja Sen; Director: Sudhish Kamath; Rating: ***Every time a film critic dares to make a film and puts money where his ... Read more...

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Mufti Sayeed seeks civic polls in Kashmir


December 4th, 2011 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Dec 4 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir's main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Sunday accused the Omar Abdullah government of "eroding the democratic institutions" by not holding civic polls in ... Read more...

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Congress will instal Meira Kumar or Shinde as PM: Mayawati


October 14th, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, Oct 14 (IANS) Accusing the Congress of playing "gimmicks" to woo Dalits, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Friday claimed the Congress party ... Read more...

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Gautam said he had two daughters, me and Kajol: Madhuri


September 16th, 2011 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 16 (IANS) Bollywood diva Madhuri Dixit says Gautam Rajadhyaksha, who died of a heart attack Tuesday, says he has left behind unfinished business and so many memories."I can't ... Read more...

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Proposal to give Bin Lorry workers iPads criticized


August 30th, 2011 - 12:40 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bury Council has been criticized for their decision to give bin-men iPads to do their job. The council members have been criticized for misplacing their priorities at ... Read more...

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Mamata’s bluff as railway minister called: CPI-M


August 21st, 2011 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 21 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Sunday accused West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of misleading the masses by making false promises during her stint ... Read more...

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Black day, PM responsible: Modi (Lead)


June 5th, 2011 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, June 5 (IANS) Calling it a "black day in history", Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi Sunday blamed Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for the midnight crackdown on yoga guru ... Read more...

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We should respect stuntmen for what they do: Akshay Kumar


June 3rd, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 3 (IANS) Akshay Kumar has high regards for stutmen who risk their lives for meagre amounts of money and says if he had not been an ... Read more...

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Palin urges GOP to ‘fight like girls’


April 17th, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 17 (ANI): Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin has criticized the Republican leaders over the budget deal, and challenged them to "fight like girls".The American politician criticized congressional Republicans for ... Read more...

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West Bengal’s Left slams rail budget, opposition praises it


February 25th, 2011 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 25 (IANS) With Mamata Banerjee, chief of West Bengal's main opposition Trinamool Congress, Friday presenting the last railway budget ahead of the state assembly polls -- now just months ... Read more...

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I know I’m not saleable: Sushant Singh


February 24th, 2011 - 9:25 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) He may not have bagged meaty roles in multi-starrers and blockbusters, but actor Sushant Singh is quite satisfied with his bouquet of work in Bollywood and ... Read more...

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‘American Idol’ Season 10, Day 1 Review: Change Of Judges


January 20th, 2011 - 7:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Season 10 of the much awaited talent hunt show 'American Idol' has commenced and there is a buzz of interest since the judges are fresh giving the viewers a break ... Read more...

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RSS questions authenticity of Aseemanand’s confession


January 7th, 2011 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Friday questioned the authenticity of the confessional statement of Swami Aseemanand about his role in terror activities and said the Central Bureau ... Read more...

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Jerry Brown Returns As Governor Of California


January 3rd, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jerry Brown returns today as the Governor of California after a gap of almost thirty years. He is faced with what is called a "day of ... Read more...

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Row over my wedding has dampened my spirit: Sara Khan


December 11th, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) She never knew she would come out as a married woman when she entered reality show "Bigg Boss 4". But however hard TV actress Sara Khan is ... Read more...

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Karan Mehra, Nisha Rawal set for theatre debut


September 16th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) TV actor Karan Mehra, better known as Naitik of "Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai", is set to make his theatre debut along with his girlfriend, model-actress Nisha ... Read more...

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Illegal mining: Karnataka CM unfazed by opposition protests


July 13th, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, July 13 (ANI): Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa on Tuesday said he was unfazed by the opposition protest to the illegal mining issue, and ruled out a CBI probe against ... Read more...

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James Bond’s ‘Goldfinger’ car breaks down


June 27th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 27 (IANS) Spy master James Bond's souped-up car with ejector seats, machine guns and other gadgetry emitted an "unhealthy" rumble and broke down at a public display here, dismaying onlookers ... Read more...

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Wardrobe Malfunction At The IIFA Awards 2010


June 10th, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 10, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The latest incident of wardrobe malfunction occurred during the IIFA award ceremony held in Colombo this year. This time, it was the turn of the sizzling ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga On “American Idol”: More Show Than Substance?


May 6th, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey May 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Lady Gaga was the guest performer in the hit reality series "American Idol." She was the gust in the latest episode of the series, which was ... Read more...

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Nayaka complete; set for a May release


April 28th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 28, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Actor Naveen, who started his career with the Tamil State Award winning film Kadhale En Kadhale, will be making his Kannada debut with Nayaka. Naveen, who originally ... Read more...

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Hollywood stars’ sex secrets revealed


April 10th, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 10 (ANI): Stars like David Beckham, Heidi Klum and Megan Fox have their own way of spicing up their sex lives.And now, the Sun has revealed some of the ... Read more...

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‘Prince…’, slickly made, but emotionless film (IANS Movie Review, Rating: **)


April 10th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Film: "Prince: It's Showtime"; Starring: Vivek Oberoi, Nandana Sen, Aruna Shields, Neeru Singh, Sanjay Kapoor and Dalip Tahil ; Directed by: Kookie Gulati; Rating: **Look what the cool ... Read more...

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Thackeray’s comments on Sania cheap gimmick: Jaipal Reddy


April 3rd, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) Urban Development Minister S. Jaipal Reddy Saturday termed as "cheap political gimmicks" Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray's comments on Sania Mirza's proposed marriage to Pakistani cricketer Shoaib ... Read more...

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“Hannah Montana Forever” Promos Part Of Season 4?


March 15th, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Mar 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The third season of the extremely popular show on Disney, Hannah Montana, starring the teen singing sensation Miley Cyrus playing Miley Stuart, in the role of ... Read more...

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Venkatprabhu’s ‘Goa’ has nothing much to offer (Tamil Film Review)


January 31st, 2010 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
By Aravindan D.I. Film: "Goa"; Cast: Vaibhav, Jai, Premji Amaren, Pia, Sneha and others; Direction: Venkatprabhu: Music Director: Yuvan Shankar Raja: Ratings: **Venkatprabhu has established himself as filmmaker who can make meaningful ... Read more...

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FICCI suggestions on Pakistan ‘irresponsible’: Kashmir business lobby


November 16th, 2009 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar/New Delhi Nov 16 (IANS) India's top industry lobby recommending hard military and economic counter-actions against Pakistan has drawn flak from a business body in Jammu and Kashmir which says its recommendations ... Read more...

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