`Mere Brother Ki Dulhan’ gets top notice in US

September 14th, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 14 (IANS) The latest Bollywood release "Mere Brother Ki Dulhan", starring Imran Khan and Katrina Kaif, is getting stellar notices and reviews from Hollywood with top critics calling ... Read more...

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Miniature invisibility ‘carpet cloak’ shows promise for the optical world

April 20th, 2011 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 20 (ANI): Scientists havedeveloped invisibility "carpet cloaks" using metamaterials - artificial materials engineered to have optical properties not found in nature - which can conceal a much larger area than ... Read more...

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GJM’s Gorkhaland movement a failure: Ghising

April 10th, 2011 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mirik (West Bengal), April 10 (IANS) Returning to the Darjeeling hills after a gap of three years, Gorkha National Liberation Front (GNLF) supremo Subash Ghising has launched a blistering attack ... Read more...

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‘Worst pop song of all time’ gets 10 mn YouTube hits

March 18th, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 18 (IANS) "Friday", described as "the worst pop song of all time", has become a worldwide sensation, notching up 10 million hits on YouTube and turning its 13-year-old ... Read more...

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Carla Bruni voted France’s most irritating celebrity

December 30th, 2010 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 30 (ANI): French First Lady Carla Bruni has been voted the country's most irritating celebrity in a new poll.The 43-year-old topped the list of media personalities that most got on ... Read more...

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Scientists build first optical frequency comb to display visible ‘teeth’

October 30th, 2009 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 30 (ANI): Scientists have built the first optical frequency comb-a tool for precisely measuring different frequencies of visible light-that actually displays comb-like 'teeth'.It has been built by scientists at the ... Read more...

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MOVIE REVIEW: Wake Up Sid (2009)

October 2nd, 2009 - 6:12 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Wake Up Sid: Innovatively handledRating: 3 out of 5*Starring: Ranbir Kapoor, Konkona Sen Sharma, Anupam Kher, Supriya Pathak and Rahul Khanna in a Sp App.Director: Ayan MukherjeeSiddhartha ka Sid Mehra (Ranbir) ... Read more...

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Chief Justice Balakrishnan wants judiciary to have powers to seize assets of corrupt officials

September 12th, 2009 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 12 (ANI): Chief Justice of India K.G. Balakrishnan on Saturday pitched for the constitutional provision for seizure of illegal properties and assets of government officials convicted for corruption charges.Speaking ... Read more...

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Movie Review: Teree Sang (2009)

August 7th, 2009 - 3:49 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Teree Sang: Has its heart in its place...but Rating: 2 out of 5* Starring: Ruslaan Mumtaz, introducing Sheena Shahabadi, Rajat Kapoor, Satish Kaushik, Neena Gupta and Anupam Kher Director: Satish Kaushik While the poster designs ... Read more...

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Bitching starts on Big Brother after just four days

June 9th, 2009 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 9 (ANI): The bitching has already started among the contestants in the Big Brother House just four days after they enter it, and they are all out to get Sree ... Read more...

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Movie Review: Suno Na - Ek Nanhi Aawaz

May 15th, 2009 - 4:31 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Suno Na – Ek Nanhi Aawaz: Is simply boring.Rating: 1.5 out of 5*Starring: Tara Sharma, Dharmendra Gohil, Avinash Tiwari, Rinku Patel, Makarand Shukla and Neha BaamDirector: Amy ThanawalaSmall town girl ... Read more...

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Sir Sean Connery, Nigella Lawson top Sexiest Celebrity Voices list

January 7th, 2009 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 7 (ANI): Sir Sean Connery and TV chef Nigella Lawson have topped the Sexiest Celebrity Voices list.According to a poll headed by mobile phone messaging firm Spinvox, the veteran ... Read more...

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New metallic grate may help integrate optical structures with electronic devices at nano-scale

June 28th, 2008 - 12:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 28 (ANI): Lehigh University researchers say that they have innovated a "metallic grating structure with graded depths which has the unique ability to arrest the progress of terahertz (THz) ... Read more...

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