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Poland remembers Tagore, sways to Gurudev’s musical


May 3rd, 2012 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Warsaw, May 3 (IANS) Poland has been paying glowing tributes to Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore on the occasion of his 150th birth anniversary and it was an enthralling dance musical by ... Read more...

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Political spats cloud Netaji birthday celebrations in Bengal (Roundup)


January 24th, 2012 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 23 (IANS) West Bengal Monday paid glowing tributes to legendary freedom fighter Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose on his 115th birth anniversary, but the occasion was marred by ... Read more...

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India sponsors training of Ghanaian women in solar energy


October 16th, 2011 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Accra (Ghana), Oct 16 (IANS) A number of women from Ghana's northern region have been sponsored by the Indian government to undergo training in solar energy production, India's High Commissioner ... Read more...

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Indian Army celebrates Kargil war Victory Day


July 26th, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, July 26 (IANS) Indian Army troops across Jammu and Kashmir, operating under the Northern Command, Tuesday paid homage to the 527 soldiers who laid down their lives during the ... Read more...

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BJP condoles Husain’s death; Bajrang Dal opposes burial in India (Lead)


June 9th, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Thursday condoled the demise of famous artist Maqbool Fida Husain but said he "had got distanced from India and ... Read more...

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Tributes paid to NTR on birth anniversary


May 28th, 2011 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 28 (IANS) Rich tributes were paid to Telugu Desam Party (TDP) founder and former Andhra Pradesh chief minister N.T. Rama Rao Saturday on his 88th birth anniversary.NTR's family ... Read more...

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Asif pays glowing tribute to late Pak coach and “father figure” Bob Woolmer


March 21st, 2011 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 21(ANI): Tainted Pakistan pace bowler Mohammad Asif has paid glowing tributes to former coach Bob Woolmer on his fourth death anniversary, and said that the former England batsman was "like ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama recalls ex-Karnataka chief minister Nijalingappa’s help


January 29th, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Chitradurga (Karnataka), Jan 29 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama Saturday paid glowing tributes to former Karnataka chief minister S. Nijalingappa for his help in settling thousands of Tibetan refugees in ... Read more...

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After 33 years, it’s ‘homecoming’ for Nepal president


January 28th, 2011 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 28 (IANS) It was a trip down the memory lane for Nepal President Ram Baran Yadav who on Friday returned to the city where he had taken his ... Read more...

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Karunakaran was a kingmaker in national politics: Antony


December 23rd, 2010 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 23 (IANS) Defence Minister A.K. Antony paid glowing tributes to departed Congress leader K. Karunakaran Thursday, describing him as a kingmaker in national politics.Four-time chief minister of Kerala, Karunakaran passed ... Read more...

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US ambassador mourns Holbrooke’s death


December 14th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) US Ambassador Timothy J. Roemer Tuesday paid glowing tributes to Richard Holbrooke, President Barack Obama's point man for the Afghan-Pakistan region who passed away in Washington, ... Read more...

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Mohun Bagan remembers 1911 IFA Shield win


July 30th, 2010 - 1:17 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 29 (IANS) An evening of songs and remembrances was the highlight of the centenary celebrations of Mohun Bagan's historic IFA Shield triumph as the club saluted the footballers of that ... Read more...

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Sankaranarayanan, Chavan pay tribute to Shekhawat (Lead)


May 16th, 2010 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 15 (IANS) Maharashtra Governor K. Sankaranarayanan and Chief Minister Ashok Chavan paid glowing tributes to former vice president Bhairon Singh Shekhawat, who died in Jaipur Saturday. "Bhairon Singh Shekhawat was ... Read more...

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Maharashtra leaders pay rich tributes to Shekhawat


May 15th, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 16 (IANS) Political leaders from Maharashtra paid glowing tributes to former vice president Bhairon Singh Shekhawat, who died in Jaipur Saturday. Heavy Industries Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh, terming Shekhawat "a great ... Read more...

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President Patil pays floral tributes to Kabul attack victims


February 27th, 2010 - 11:28 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 27 (ANI): President Pratibha Patil here on Saturday paid homage to the Indians who died in the Kabul suicide attack.The special Air Force flight, which had left for ... Read more...

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Jyoti Basu lives in our heart: Sheikh Hasina


January 19th, 2010 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 19 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Tuesday paid her last respects to Communist veteran Jyoti Basu, expressing her gratitude for the helping hand he extended during the 1971 ... Read more...

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Basu was our guardian: Buddhadeb


January 17th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 17 (IANS) Paying glowing tributes to his predecessor and Marxist patriarch Jyoti Basu, West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee Sunday said the country's left and democratic movement has received ... Read more...

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A man of consensus and integrity, says PM


January 17th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday paid glowing tributes to Marxist icon Jyoti Basu, calling him a man of integrity and consensus and a politician to whom ... Read more...

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Basu could have been great PM: Raja


January 17th, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Communist Party of India (CPI) leader D. Raja paid glowing tributes to Communist patriarch Jyoti Basu Sunday, saying he could have proved to be a great ... Read more...

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Tributes paid to Tomb of the Unknown Soldier


November 12th, 2009 - 3:02 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
San Antino, Nov 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Glowing tributes were paid to the Tomb of the unknown soldiers by Presidents and folks alike. San Antonians also paid generous tribute to those in ... Read more...

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Namrata Shrestha scandalizing video a big online hit


September 24th, 2009 - 3:55 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Kathmandu, Sep 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Nepali actress Namrata Shrestha is immensely popular in all her roles, be it as a model, presenter, RJ, magazine cover girl, or actress. And her 6 ... Read more...

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BCCI pays tribute to Dungarpur


September 12th, 2009 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 12 (IANS) Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has paid glowing tributes to its former president Raj Singh Dungarpur, who died here Saturday after a prolonged illness. ... Read more...

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Kennedy was a friend of India, says US envoy


August 26th, 2009 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) Describing him as "an American hero and a friend of India", US Ambassador Timothy J. Roemer Wednesday paid glowing tributes to Edward Kennedy, saying he championed ... Read more...

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Karnataka declares two-day mourning for Hangal, funeral Wednesday


July 21st, 2009 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 21 (IANS) The Karnataka government has declared a two-day state mourning for legendary Hindustani vocalist Gangubai Hangal, who died Tuesday at the age of 97. The Padma Vibhushan awardee will ... Read more...

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Gavaskar celebrates 60th birthday amid pouring tributes


July 10th, 2009 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Legendary Indian cricketer Sunil Manohar Gavaskar turned 60 Friday and spent the day at the Satya Sai Baba ashram in Puttaparthi near Bangalore. The little master was ... Read more...

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Put polls behind, focus on economic crisis: Meira Kumar


June 3rd, 2009 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) Meira Kumar, who was elected the first woman speaker of India Wednesday, exhorted Lok Sabha MPs to put the elections behind them and address the social and ... Read more...

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Manmohan mourns Kamala Das’s death, praises her sensitive poems


May 31st, 2009 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday expressed grief at the demise of eminent poet and author Kamala Das and praised her poems "focusing on womanhood and feminism" ... Read more...

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Tributes paid to NTR on birth anniversary


May 28th, 2009 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 28 (IANS) Rich tributes were paid to Telugu Desam Party (TDP) founder and former Andhra Pradesh chief minister N.T. Rama Rao Thursday on his 86th birth anniversary. NTR's family members, TDP ... Read more...

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PM salutes the ’spirit of Mumbai’


April 13th, 2009 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 13 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday paid glowing tributes to the "spirit of Mumbai" and the people of Maharashtra, terming the country's commercial capital as "a city of ... Read more...

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Pakistan ready for Sri Lanka series, says Malik


January 17th, 2009 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Jan 17 (IANS) Pakistan captain Shoaib Malik declared Saturday that his boys are fully ready for next week's three-match one-day cricket series against Sri Lanka, saying that the team management has ... Read more...

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Olympian footballer Mewalal is no more (Lead)


December 27th, 2008 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 27 (IANS) Former Olympian footballer Sahu Mewalal, one of India's all-time great forwards and a lethal scorer, died of old-age complications at a city hospital early Saturday. He was 82.A ... Read more...

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Both Houses adjourned till Monday


October 17th, 2008 - 3:47 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 17 (ANI): Both the Houses of the Parliament were adjourned today on the opening day of the second part of the Special Session till Monday. The first part ... Read more...

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Dave Gilmour pays glowing tributes to Pink Floyd founding-member Richard Wright


September 16th, 2008 - 6:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 16 (ANI): Pink Floyd star Dave Gilmour led the tributes to Richard Wright, the group''s founder member, who died at the age of 65 after battling cancer.Wright was popular ... Read more...

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Karunanidhi gifts Rs.1.8 mn to tinsel town colleagues


September 13th, 2008 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 13 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi Saturday gifted Rs.1.8 million from his personal wealth to 90 movie technicians who had been his colleagues during his time in tinsel ... Read more...

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Manekshaw’s leadership evident during 1971 war: Ansari


June 27th, 2008 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 27 (ANI): Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari today paid glowing tributes to Field Marshal Sam Hormusji Framji Jamshedji Manekshaw, and said that his leadership and courage was evident ... Read more...

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