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Congress MP uses dialogue to describe Parrikar’s work ethic


August 11th, 2012 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Aug 11 (IANS) A Congress MP Saturday used a dialogue from the iconic film 'Sholay' to describe what he believed was the work ethic of the 12-member Goa ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

The grooms were drunk, the brides said no


May 1st, 2012 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 1 (IANS) Left at the altar - alone and drunk. That was the fate of two grooms in normally patriarchal Bihar when their would-have-been brides and their families ... Read more...

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Six Rajasthan officials injured trying to stop child marriages


April 21st, 2012 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 21 (IANS) At least six police and administration officials were injured when they were attacked by a group of villagers who were carrying out child marriages in Rajasthan's ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Women gamers thrash dowry-seekers online


March 21st, 2012 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) Shaadi.com's anti dowry game 'Angry Brides' has struck a chord amongst women gamers with more than 10,000 females playing it since its launch, less ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Kashmir police bust human trafficking racket


March 9th, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, March 9 (IANS) Police in Jammu and Kashmir Friday unearthed a human trafficking racket in Baramulla district, arresting two people, including a woman, from Bihar.According to a police statement, ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Mysore-born Indian to groom Muslims for public service (Lead)


February 7th, 2012 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 6 (IANS) A Mysore-born Indian public affairs specialist has been charged with revitalising the Muslim Public Service Network (MPSN) that grooms young American Muslims for public service ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Abu Dhabi prince attends mass wedding


January 15th, 2012 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Jan 14 (IANS/WAM) Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, crown prince of Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), attended a mass wedding of 68 bridegrooms.Sheikh Mohammed, ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Gurgaon ‘grooms’ for daughters of Lalu Prasad, Sharad Yadav


January 11th, 2012 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Jan 11 (IANS) Two top Bihar politicians - Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad and Janata Dal-United president Sharad Yadav - are set to fix marriages of their ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

UAE armed forces holds mass wedding for troopers


December 29th, 2011 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Dec 29 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Armed Forces has held a mass wedding for 100 troopers.The wedding held earlier this week was attended by Sheikh Hamdan ... Read more...

Posted in World |

UTV set to make ‘Chanakya’s Chant’ a film


September 6th, 2011 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 6 (IANS) UTV Motion Pictures has bought the rights of author Ashwin Sanghi's 2010 bestseller "Chanakya's Chant" and is set to turn it into a Bollywood blockbuster."Chanakya's Chant" ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Astrology still matters in Indian marriages: Study


September 1st, 2011 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) Astrological compatibility is still a key criterion in Indian marriages, especially if they are arranged, a study said Thursday.According to a study by marriage portal ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Punjab’s runaway NRI grooms lose passports


July 6th, 2011 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Jalandhar (Punjab), July 6 (IANS) NRI grooms who believe "holiday marriages" are an easy way to make some money can think again. In just two months, the regional passport office ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Ratan Rajput miffed with Delhi suitor (With Images)


June 4th, 2011 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) As prospective grooms try hard to woo actress Ratan Rajput in Imagine TV's "Ratan Ka Rishta", a Delhi-based contender earned her displeasure after getting too ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

It’s romance over reality - ‘Swayamvar 3′ gets lowest TRP


May 31st, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Imagine TV's "Swayamvar" seems to be losing its charm. "Ratan Ka Rishta" - the third season recorded the lowest ever ratings for the debut ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Serbian grooms ‘import’ Albanian brides


May 11th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Belgrade, May 11 (IANS/AKI) Skewed birth-rate in Serbia has caused a shortage of young women in the country, and as a result prospective grooms are seeking brides from neighbouring Albania, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

350 couples marry in Bolivia


May 10th, 2011 - 7:32 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
La Paz, May 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There was a mass wedding in Bolivia over the weekend. About 350 couples were involved in the Andean wedding ceremony which was held in the country’s ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

William and Kate to be Duke and Duchess of Cambridge


April 29th, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) -- Prince William will be given the title of Duke of Cambridge by Queen Elizabeth II on Friday after he marries Kate Middleton, who will then become Her Royal ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Kinnaur — where improved literacy is leading to dismal sex ratio!


April 8th, 2011 - 10:31 am ICT by IANS
Kinnaur, April 8 (IANS) Kinnaur's sex ratio has registered a fall. Not because of obvious reasons of female foeticide or a patriarchal mindset, but surprisingly due to improved literacy rate ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Real-life bogus brides inspire Imagine’s new show


March 17th, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) You would have heard cases of bogus brides marrying eligible grooms and fleeing with their money. Now, gear up to witness something similar on Imagine ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Cricket mania hits mass wedding ceremony in Udaipur


February 26th, 2011 - 6:51 pm ICT by ANI
Udaipur, Feb.26 (ANI): Cricket fever clearly gripped couples who had gathered for a mass-wedding ceremony in Udaipur earlier this week. Couples went around the holy fire holding cricket bats and balls.The ceremony ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Cricket lovers marry with bats and balls in hand!


February 26th, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Udaipur, Feb 26 (IANS) The mass marriage had all the trappings of match-making with a difference. For, the 15 couples did not bat their eyelids when they went round the holy fire, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Brazilian brides face fine for being late


February 10th, 2011 - 8:16 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sao Paulo, Feb 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Brazilian brides will have to start dressing early on their wedding day because if they get to be late, they will be fined.A church in the ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Punjab’s passport office to keep check on ‘holiday marriages’


February 7th, 2011 - 11:13 am ICT by IANS
By Alkesh Sharma Jalandhar, Feb 7 (IANS) Thousands of women in Punjab have fallen prey to "holiday marriages", duped into marriage by non-resident Indians visiting India and then dumped. The passport office in ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Indian Army chief plays down Chinese incursion


January 10th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 10 (IANS) Indian Army chief General V.K. Singh Monday played down reports of a Chinese incursion in Jammu and Kashmir's frontier area of Ladakh saying it was due the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Ratan Rajput To Reveal Her Real Persona In ‘Swayamvar’


January 7th, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Ratan Rajput, who plays Laali in Zee TV’s popular show ‘Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya hi kijo’, is very excited for her ‘Swayamvar’, which will be aired on Imagine TV. The ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Patna girl Ratan next in line for ’swayamvar’ on TV?


December 10th, 2010 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 10 (IANS) All prospective grooms, line up! Indian television's popular daughter-in-law Ratan Rajput, who played the dutiful Laali in "Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya Hi Kijo", is expected to conduct ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Haryana now has a library policy


December 1st, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 1 (IANS) For the first time, a library policy has been formulated in Haryana for the proper management and organisation of the reading material among students, a senior official said ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Haryana grooms sporting talent for India’s future


November 29th, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Chandigarh, Nov 29 (IANS) As athletes from Haryana make the country proud with their achievements in international events like the Commonwealth Games and the Asian Games, the state government has ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Is Priyanka Chopra Ready To Tie The Knot?


November 15th, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 15, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Priyanka Chopra happens to be one of the leading actresses of the Hindi film industry, who has demonstrated her prowess as an actress in films such ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Bigg Boss 4: Sara And Ali’s Spectacular Wedding


November 13th, 2010 - 8:12 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 13, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The most awaited episode of the Bigg Boss 4 was telecast on the 11th of November when the wedding ceremony of Sara Khan and Ali Merchant ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Robert Pattinson Stinks!


November 4th, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 4, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): All those girls who goes crazy to catch a glimpse of the British hunk Robert Pattinson should take note of the fact that the actor actually ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

1,600 orphan couples marry in Yemen’s biggest mass wedding


October 22nd, 2010 - 7:00 am ICT by IANS
Sanaa, Oct 22 (IANS) Sixteen hundred orphan couples tied the knot Thursday in Yemen's biggest mass wedding, Xinhua reported.The grooms and the brides held separate ceremonies. It was organised by the Orphans ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

President Patil visits Amritsar to support save girl child campaign


October 6th, 2010 - 11:38 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinAmritsar, OCT.6 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil visited Amritsar on Wednesday to give a boost to 'Nanhi Chhaan', a campaign that aimed at protecting the girl child and trees.Bhatinda ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Brides, keep foundation low and make skin glow


September 26th, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Shilpa Raina New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Ever wondered why most brides end up looking like a piece of cake on their D-Day? Beauty experts feel instead of indulging in expensive cosmetics, ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Sharjah crown prince attends mass wedding ceremony


September 18th, 2010 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Sharjah, Sep 18 (IANS/WAM) Sharjah Crown Prince Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed bin Sultan Al Qasimi has attended a mass wedding ceremony at the Heritage Village in Khor Fakkan town on the eastern ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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