golden period

Kerala pays out Rs.100 crore in pension, dole for Onam


August 28th, 2012 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 28 (IANS) Coinciding with the Onam, Kerala's harvest festival, the state government handed out various social security benefits like pensions, unemployment doles and ex-gratia payments to the tune ... Read more...

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Rescue the dying Yamuna to save the Taj, appeal activists


March 25th, 2012 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, March 25 (IANS) Hundreds of activists, students and senior citizens walked along the banks of the bone-dry river Yamuna in Agra Sunday in a symbolic rally to highlight the ... Read more...

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China rejects rivalry, hold talks with India on border mechanism (Lead)


January 16th, 2012 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) Indian and Chinese officials Monday held talks to flesh out a border mechanism and to resolve their decades-old boundary dispute, with Chinese State Councillor ... Read more...

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India-China ties face golden period: Chinese official


January 16th, 2012 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) China has predicted "a golden period" for relations with India, with a top official saying Beijing was "fully committed to developing long-term friendship" with New ... Read more...

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China rejects rivalry, begins boundary talks


January 16th, 2012 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) Indian and Chinese officials Monday began two-day talks here on their decades-old boundary dispute, with Chinese State Councillor Dai Bingguo predicting "a golden period" for ... Read more...

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AIADMK will decide next PM candidate, says Jayalalithaa (Lead)


December 31st, 2011 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 30 (IANS) AIADMK general secretary and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Friday declared that the party will be in a position to decide the next prime ... Read more...

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AIADMK will decide next PM candidate, says Jayalalithaa


December 30th, 2011 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 30 (IANS) AIADMK general secretary and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Friday declared that the party will be in a position to decide the next prime ministerial ... Read more...

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Building your body? Take protein supplements


December 14th, 2011 - 10:51 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) If you are planning to pump up your body at the gym, buying protein supplements may not be a bad idea. Mixed with water or ... Read more...

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Indian football fraternity shocked at JCT’s decision


June 20th, 2011 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) The Indian football fraternity was shocked and dismayed at JCT's decision to disband their 40-year-old Phagwara-based club, which has produced some stalwarts like Inder Singh ... Read more...

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Novel method treats stroke via television


December 22nd, 2010 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Treating stroke through an integrated approach using audiovisual tools was critical to save time and combat India's biggest killer, an expert said here Wednesday."The first six hours ... Read more...

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Diane Von Furstenberg Launches Its Pre-Fall Collection


December 15th, 2010 - 9:32 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It is rather hard to resist Diane Von Furstenberg, especially when the Christmas is round the corner and most women have already fallen prey to the ... Read more...

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Wawrinka gets wild card, organisers excited about Lee-Hesh return


December 15th, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 15 (IANS) World No.21 Stanislas Wawrinka from Switzerland has received a wild card entry for the 2011 Aircel ATP Chennai Open tennis tournament to be held here from Jan 3 ... Read more...

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I wish I was an actor in 1950s-60s: Aamir Khan


September 5th, 2010 - 12:22 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 4 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan is so fond of films of the 1950s-60s that he wishes he was an actor in that era, which he describes as the ... Read more...

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Bengal remembers first reel icon on death anniversary


July 24th, 2010 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 24 (IANS) Screening of a documentary, film retrospectives, cultural programmes and discussions marked the 30th death anniversary of Bengal's matinee idol Uttam Kumar here Saturday. Uttam Kumar's blockbuster movies were screened ... Read more...

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After five decades, Indian cinema re-enters golden period: Karan Johar (Interview)


June 11th, 2010 - 8:58 am ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) With new ideas, new energy and new talent, the Indian film industry is entering the golden period of cinema it left behind five decades ... Read more...

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A film shoot in Kashmir rekindles old memories


April 1st, 2010 - 10:21 am ICT by IANS
By F. Ahmed Srinagar, April 1 (IANS) Picturesque Kashmir is reliving an old forgotten bond with Bollywood as director Vishal Bharadwaj shoots "Saat Khoon Maaf" here with his team. Not only ... Read more...

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Kapil Dev inducted into ICC Hall of Fame


March 9th, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 9 (ANI): India's legendary fast bowler Kapil Dev has been inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame at a ceremony held in Dubai.ICC President David Morgan presented ... Read more...

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Austrian artist Gustav Klimt inspires Bird Group’s calendar


January 17th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Austrian Symbolist artist Gustav Klimt is the inspiration for the diversified Bird Group's 2010 limited edition calendar that features actor Chitrangada Singh and model Ayesha Thapar in ... Read more...

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Aussies on verge of another golden era of Test supremacy, say ex-Oz greats


January 8th, 2010 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 8 (ANI): The Australian cricket team has weathered the storm it faced after the retirement of Shane Warne and Glen McGrath, and are now on the verge of yet another ... Read more...

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3-year-old Brit kids can’t talk: Survey


January 4th, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 4 (ANI): A British survey has revealed that many kids are reaching the age of 3 without being able to say a word.Although, babies generally start speaking when they are ... Read more...

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Shikha Swaroop makes a comeback


September 17th, 2009 - 6:37 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Do you remember the golden period of epics on television? Well we are talking about the old days when serials like Mahabharat and fantasy like Chandrakanta were much like by the ... Read more...

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UPA regime a golden period for terrorists: BJP


October 22nd, 2008 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Oct 22 (IANS) Political parties supporting terrorism have become "a part of the conspiracy to divide the nation", said Bharatiya Janata Party vice president Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, adding the United Progressive ... Read more...

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Shawl industry flourishing in Amritsar


September 19th, 2008 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Amritsar, Sep.19 (ANI): With winters approaching, the over two centuries old Amritsar Shawl industry is experiencing a boom in the domestic as well as international market. The industry, which was known ... Read more...

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India to send four hockey coaches to Beijing Olympics


July 31st, 2008 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) Indian hockey team failed to qualify for the Olympics for the first time, and in a well-planned mission the ad-hoc committee will send four coaches to Beijing ... Read more...

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Vajpayee’s ‘uncle’ ventures into film production


May 28th, 2008 - 10:36 am ICT by admin
By Arpana New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) A distant uncle of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee is all set to foray into Bollywood. A chemical engineer by profession, Trinetra Bajpai returned from ... Read more...

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Today is Ann Miller’s Birth Anniversary


April 12th, 2008 - 7:00 am ICT by amritpal
On 12th April 1923, Ann Miller was born to Clara Emma and John Alfred Collier. Her name was "Johnnie" apparently because her father wanted a son. Little did he know at that ... Read more...

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Shiv Sena rebels threaten Thackerays with violence


April 4th, 2008 - 7:46 pm ICT by admin
(Lead)New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) Shiv Sena dissidents from northern India who will launch a new political party this month have threatened Raj and Uddhav Thackeray with counter-violence over attacks on Hindi ... Read more...

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Legendary singer Mukesh’s wife passes away


February 26th, 2008 - 1:13 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, Feb 26 (IANS) The legendary singer Mukesh's wife Saral is dead. Saral, who had married Mukesh on July 22, 1946, passed away here Monday, thereby drawing to a close a golden ... Read more...

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