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Assam journalists protest, boycott AAMSU for three months


August 30th, 2012 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Aug 30 (IANS) At least a dozen organisations of media people of Assam Thursday decided to organise demonstrations across the state Sep 1 to protest a spate of attacks ... Read more...

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‘Shiva’ - an ordinary affair (Kannada Movie Review)


August 25th, 2012 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Shiva"; Producer: K.P.Srikanth, Kantharaj; Director: Om Prakash Rao; Cast: Shivarajkumar, Ragini, Ravishankar, Ravi Kale, Rangayana Raghu, Gurudatt, Shobharaj, Bullet Prakash; Music: Guru Kiran; Camera: Sathya Hegde; Rating: **Director Om Prakash ... Read more...

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‘Gangs Of Wasseypur - Part 2′ - more fast-paced, furious violence (IANS Movie Review)


August 9th, 2012 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Gangs Of Wasseypur - Part 2"; Actors: Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Huma Qureshi, Richa Chadda, Rajkumar Yadav, Zeishan Quadri; Director: Anurag Kashyap; Rating: ****If you try to count the numbers of ... Read more...

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AIUDF protests over July 9 molestation, lawlessness


July 18th, 2012 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, July 18 (IANS) Opposition AIUDF legislators Wednesday staged a protest in front of Raj Bhavan over the July 9 public molestation of a girl on a main road here ... Read more...

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Rangayan opts for crowdfunding for LGBT film


July 2nd, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) Filmmaker Sridhar Rangayan Monday launched crowdfunding initiative to raise funds to complete his documentary "Breaking Free", highlighting the woes of the Indian LGBT community. It ... Read more...

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Congress leader’s house vandalised; Trinamool blamed


June 12th, 2012 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 12 (IANS) The house of a woman Congress leader, who has been a councillor of the Kolkata Municipal Corporation for nearly two decades, was attacked here Monday night ... Read more...

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‘Rowdy Rathore’ - action with no gore, but doesn’t bore (IANS Movie Review)


June 2nd, 2012 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Rowdy Rathore"; Cast: Akshay Kumar, Sonakshi Sinha, Yashpal Sharma; Director: Prabhu Deva; Rating: ***1/2"Rowdy Rathore" races on the premise that heroes are made by circumstances, not design. That's how ... Read more...

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Norway kids in new family row


May 25th, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 25 (IANS) Within a month of their return to India, two NRI children, who were earlier taken into foster-care by the Norwegian Childcare Services, find themselves in a ... Read more...

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‘A Momentary Lapse Of Reason’ not remake of ‘Raakh’: Rana


May 25th, 2012 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbia, May 25 (IANS) From shooting in the ghettos to learning the street art of Los Angeles (LA), Rana Daggubati is excited to do all that for Aditya Bhattacharya's ... Read more...

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Mamata government celebrating anniversary of misrule: CPI-M


May 20th, 2012 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 20 (IANS) The Communist Party of India- Marxist (CPI-M) Sunday mocked Trinamool Congress-led West Bengal government's anniversary celebrations and dubbed them as an "anniversary of misrule"."The state ... Read more...

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13 Mumbai college-goers kill friend


April 19th, 2012 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 19 (IANS) Yet another gory murder shocked Mumbaikars when at least 13 teenagers clubbed to death a 17-year-old boy who had allegedly used expletives against the mother and ... Read more...

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Woman molested for spurning Trinamool, tries suicide


April 18th, 2012 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 18 (IANS) A woman in West Bengal attempted suicide after she was molested and her family members were beaten up by a group of people for her refusal ... Read more...

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Human rights activists beaten up in Kolkata


April 12th, 2012 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 12 (IANS) Several people were injured and many arrested after a procession led by a human rights organisation in protest against the eviction of slum dwellers in ... Read more...

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Congress demands CBI probe in party worker’s killing


March 18th, 2012 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 18 (IANS) West Bengal Pradesh Congress president Pradip Bhattacharya Sunday demanded a CBI probe into the killing of a Congress worker and alleged that party activists were under ... Read more...

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BEA condemns attacks on media


March 3rd, 2012 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) The Broadcast Editors Association (BEA) Saturday voiced serious concern over the growing incidents of attack on the media by people holding constitutional positions and others."There ... Read more...

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Court orders police action on lawyer’s assault (Lead)


February 16th, 2012 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday directed the Delhi government to ensure that a police complaint was lodged under appropriate provisions over an alleged assault on ... Read more...

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Court orders police action on lawyer’s assault


February 16th, 2012 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday directed the Delhi government to ensure that a police complaint was lodged under appropriate provisions over an alleged assault on ... Read more...

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Will not align with criminals and thieves, vows Rahul


February 4th, 2012 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
Varanasi, Feb 4 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Saturday asserted that he was content with his party being out of power in Uttar Pradesh but would not join ... Read more...

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‘Gali Gali Chor Hai’, uninspiring, dry take on corruption (IANS Hindi Film Review)


February 4th, 2012 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Film: "Gali Gali Chor Hai"; Starring: Akshaye Khanna, Sriya Saran, Satish Kaushik, Mugdha Godse, Anu Kapoor; Directed by: Rumi Jaffery; Rating: ** 1/2While credit must be given to writer-director Rumy Jaffery ... Read more...

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Vendors with semi-perishable goods may lose livelihood: Survey


January 20th, 2012 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 20 (IANS) Street vendors selling semi-perishable goods in Rajasthan are facing a never-before threat of loss of livelihood, a survey of over 2,500 vendors has revealed.The Public Response ... Read more...

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Goa debates priest’s entry into poll politics


January 14th, 2012 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 14 (IANS) The buzz of party politics for once appears to have taken a back seat in Goa as the civil society and the Church argue with verve ... Read more...

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Probe sought into killing near Posco project site


December 15th, 2011 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Dec 15 (IANS) Opposition parties Thursday demanded a probe into the killing of a construction worker the day before in clashes near the site of steel major Posco's ... Read more...

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Police made a mistake by firing: Mamata


December 2nd, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 2 (IANS) A day after two people were killed in police firing in South 24 Parganas district, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Friday said the officials ... Read more...

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Another union minister booked in Uttar Pradesh


November 24th, 2011 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 23 (IANS) After first information reports (FIR) against two central ministers for allegedly punching and kicking a protestor at Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi's recent rally in ... Read more...

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Mamata hints at unleashing joint forces against Maoists


November 4th, 2011 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 4 (IANS) After a Trinamool Congress supporter was killed in Purulia, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Friday hinted at unleashing joint security forces against Maoist guerrillas.Banerjee ... Read more...

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Kidnapped Ghaziabad child found, three arrested


October 1st, 2011 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Sep 30 (IANS) The Ghaziabad police have recovered a four-year-old child who was kidnapped Thursday from the Vasundhara neighbourhood. Four men have been arrested, while the main conspirator - ... Read more...

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‘Tere Naam 2′ script will be ready soon: Satish Kaushik (Movie Snippets)


September 21st, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Actor-filmmaker Satish Kaushik says the script of the sequel to his 2003 Salman Khan-starrer hit movie "Tere Naam" will be locked soon."Already working on ... Read more...

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Ex-high court judge to screen goons for NSA detention in Goa


September 8th, 2011 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Sep 8 (IANS) The Goa government has formed a committee headed by a former Bombay High Court judge to screen anti-social elements fit to be arrested under the National ... Read more...

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Katrina does an action sequence for ‘Main Krishna Hoon’ (With Image)


August 23rd, 2011 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 23 (IANS) Actress Katrina Kaif will be seen doing an action sequence for the first time in Rajeev Ruia's upcoming animation movie "Main Krishna Hoon", where she plays ... Read more...

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‘Rowthiram’ too long to be entertaining (Tamil Movie Review)


August 14th, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Rowthiram"; Cast: Jeeva, Shriya Saran, Prakashraj, Jayaprakash, Lakshmi Ramakrishnan, Babu Antony and Sathyan; Music Composer: Prakash Nikki; Producer: Super Good Films; Director: Gokul; Rating: **Director Gokul's "Rowthiram", starring Jeeva and ... Read more...

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Post tiff with Bazmee, Salman steering ‘Ready’ to theatres


May 29th, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 29 (IANS) It seems Salman Khan wants "Ready" to rock to his own rhythm and has taken charge of the destiny of the film's release. Director Anees ... Read more...

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End violence in West Bengal, says CITU


May 27th, 2011 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) The Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU) Friday said 12 people had been killed in West Bengal "in politically sponsored violence" by the newly elected ... Read more...

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Bodies of two tribals found in gutted Goa store


May 26th, 2011 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, May 26 (IANS) Bodies of two youth, charred to death, were discovered in a storeroom late Wednesday, hours after a massive stir by tribals here turned violent, police said ... Read more...

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Mamata’s swearing-in: Singur, Netai victims’ kin invited


May 19th, 2011 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 19 (IANS) Relatives of the victims of Singur, Nandigram and Netai incidents have been invited to Mamata Banerjee's oath-taking as the next chief minister of West Bengal ... Read more...

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Left Front urges Bengal governor to stop post-poll violence


May 16th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 16 (IANS) A delegation of West Bengal's ousted Left Front headed by Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Mohammad Salim Monday met Governor M.K. Narayanan and urged him ... Read more...

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