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Will never act, write in same movie, again: Kalki


August 23rd, 2012 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) Actress Kalki Koechlin, who donned the writer's hat for "That Girl In Yellow Boots" and even acted in it as the protagonist, vows never ... Read more...

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Dalit woman killed in Bihar for practising witchcraft


May 24th, 2012 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 24 (IANS) A 58-year-old Dalit woman was Thursday killed by her neighbour in Bihar's Gaya district, around 100 km from state capital Patna, for allegedly practicing witchcraft, police said.According ... Read more...

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Dhulia to direct Indian adaptation of ‘Hamlet’


May 14th, 2012 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) After bringing the story of athlete-turned-dacoit Paan Singh Tomar alive on the big screen, director Tigmanshu Dhulia is set to adapt William Shakespeare's tragic play "Hamlet" ... Read more...

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Raman Singh begins rural drive from Maoist heartland


April 18th, 2012 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
Dantewada (Chhattisgarh), April 18 (IANS) Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh Wednesday began a much-hyped mega rural drive, "Gram Suraj" of his Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government, from the Maoist ... Read more...

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Finance minister invokes Hamlet


March 16th, 2012 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee invoked Shakespeare during the budget presentation Friday to indicate the tough and perhaps thankless nature of his job."I must be ... Read more...

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Man sentenced to 6,060 years in prison


March 13th, 2012 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 13 (IANS) A 54-year-old former Guatemala soldier has been sentenced to 6,060 years in prison for the massacre of 201 people 30 years ago.Pedro Pimentel Rios was extradited ... Read more...

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Villagers migrate following Maoists’ order


February 26th, 2012 - 1:12 am ICT by IANS
Raipur, Feb 25 (IANS) About 100 people from 22 families migrated from two remote villages in Chhattisgarh's restive Rajnandgaon district to the neighbouring Kawardha district following a diktat of the ... Read more...

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Jackman breaks theatre records


November 2nd, 2011 - 9:13 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 2 (IANS) Hollywood actor Hugh Jackman's new musical show has smashed one-week grosses at the Broadway theatre, Broadhurst.The ticket sales for Jackman's show have beaten previous records ... Read more...

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Is it quite literally an oil well?


October 13th, 2011 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Malappuram, (Kerala) Oct 13 (IANS) In the fishing hamlet of Tanur near Malappuram, all roads in the past two days have been leading to the home of 38-year-old fisherman Abbas ... Read more...

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Fiction TV should reflect reality: Mexican producer


October 9th, 2011 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Oct 9 (IANS/EFE) Television should bear witness to current events with fiction series being a "mirror of reality and not a hole in which to hide from it", ... Read more...

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Watson wants to play Juliet!


September 24th, 2011 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 24 (IANS) Actress Emma Watson says she want to work in a classic Shakespeare adaptation and would love to play Juliet, one of the title characters in ... Read more...

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Jude Law returns to Broadway


September 6th, 2011 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 6 (IANS) Actor Jude Law is set to return to Broadway with his new play "Anna Christie".The actor received appreciation for his performance in the Pulitzer ... Read more...

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170 canaries seized from bus in Colombia


August 30th, 2011 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, Aug 30 (IANS/EFE) Colombian police have seized 170 canaries which are highly prized for their singing. The birds were being transported in boxes in a bus traveling along a ... Read more...

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Jumbo herd moves in, families flee in Chhattisgarh


July 18th, 2011 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, July 18 (IANS) For about a week now, a herd of 16 wild elephants has made a forested hamlet of Chhattisgarh its home, running amok in the area and ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama will live to be 113


July 6th, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, July 6 (IANS) An oracle has predicted that the Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama will live to be 113, the Tibetan cabinet said on his 76th birthday Wednesday.The ... Read more...

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British doctor hangs himself after clinical error


June 22nd, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 22 (IANS) A leading British surgeon hanged himself after he made a minor clinical error during an operation, a media report said Wednesday.Alexander Reading, one of Britain's leading ... Read more...

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2 children die in Colombia landmine blast


April 20th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, April 20 (IANS/EFE) Two children died and their father was seriously wounded after stepping on a landmine on a country road in the northwestern Colombian province of Antioquia, the ... Read more...

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Sushmita calls on Dalai Lama


March 28th, 2011 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, March 28 (IANS) Bollywood star Sushmita Sen Monday met the Dalai Lama, the Tibetan spiritual leader, to seek his blessings, said an official here."She just came to seek his ... Read more...

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Playing Asha Bhonsle’s daughter is a privilege: Padmini


March 27th, 2011 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 27 (IANS) Bollywood actress Padmini Kolhapure feels she has a role of a lifetime in debutant director Mahesh Kadiyal's film "Maaee", in which she plays singing diva Asha ... Read more...

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Shakespeare’s ‘Hamlet’ ‘based on an ancient Irish tale’


March 5th, 2011 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 5 (ANI): Scholars have long agreed that William Shakespeare based his Hamlet on Amlethus, a legendary figure found in the 'History of the Danes', a saga written around 1200.The name ... Read more...

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Vikings considered Stone Age objects ‘to have magical qualities’


February 3rd, 2011 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Oslo, Feb 3 (ANI): Vikings considered Stone Age objects to have magical qualities, and such 'antiques' were more important in Viking culture than previously understood, according to new archaeological findings.Excavation of around ... Read more...

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Congo fever claims a life near Ahmedabad


January 23rd, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad (Gujarat), Jan.23 (ANI): Congo fever has claimed the life of a 30-year-old woman in Kolat Village near here, and its residents are now afraid to move out."Our villagers don't go out ... Read more...

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‘Obama Robber’ being hunted by Austrian police


January 22nd, 2011 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 22 (ANI): Austrian police is hunting a gunman who robs banks wearing a rubber mask of US president Barack Obama.According to authorities, the 'Obama Robber' is wanted for six ... Read more...

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Jude Law returning to London stage


January 15th, 2011 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 15 (ANI): Jude Law will return to the West End stage this year (11), appearing in a new production of Eugene O'Neill's play Anna Christie.The Sherlock Holmes star won ... Read more...

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Radikaa To Lead The Family In ‘No. 23 Mahalakshmi Nivasam’


January 13th, 2011 - 3:29 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Radaan Media Works has launched another of its venture for the Sun Network’s Telugu entertainment section, the Gemini TV. From December 30th they have started the new family drama 'No. ... Read more...

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Manipur hosts’ cultural event to promote ‘Tanghkul culture’


January 7th, 2011 - 9:55 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Jan 7 (ANI): A two-day cultural event was recently organized in a small hamlet in Manipur to promote the 'Tanghkul culture' among the youth, who are losing contact with their roots ... Read more...

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20 missing in Colombia mudslide


December 24th, 2010 - 12:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, Dec 24 (IANS/EFE) Twenty people were missing after a mudslide buried several homes in a rural area of the northern Colombian province of Santander, authorities said Thursday.The avalanche occurred Wednesday night ... Read more...

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Supreme Court refuses to strike off ’something is rotten’ remark


December 10th, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 10 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday refused to strike off the stinging remarks it made against the Allahabad High Court.The judge said that it is not a ... Read more...

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Cherrapunjee to be brand of northeast tourism: Sangma


December 9th, 2010 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
Sohra (Meghalya), Dec 9 (IANS) Cherrapunjee, a hamlet in Meghalaya popular among tourists as the place with the maximum rainfall in the country, will be promoted as a brand to boost tourism ... Read more...

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Kareena Kapoor And Aishwarya Rai Bachchan: Who Is Envy Of Whom?


December 7th, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
However, Aishwarya has now got a reason to come out of the rejection by Bhansali as she has been reportedly approached by another renowned filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj for his next big ... Read more...

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Johnny Depp: Whats His Dream Role?


December 1st, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
In the same interview, Johnny Depp also says that it was erstwhile actor Marlon Brando who first introduced him to the works of the English playwright. In fact, it was Marlon ... Read more...

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan: Is she Plain Lucky?


November 27th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
However the actress in her is not yet satiated and she is thus reportedly going in for a signing up on quite a few new projects these days. The most popular ... Read more...

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Daniel Radcliffe Compares ‘Harry Potter’ With ‘Hamlet’


November 17th, 2010 - 2:26 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Recently, he revealed how his theft was caught when he tried to sneak the golden egg from the sets of 'Goblet of Fire'. And speaking of the final films 'Deathly Hallows', ... Read more...

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Padmini Kolhapure To Star In A Malayalam Film


October 19th, 2010 - 6:39 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 19, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Veteran Bollywood actress Padmini Kolhapure, who was one of the leading actresses in the industry, is going to make her debut in Mollywood. The actress had ... Read more...

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Gaddar begins tour of Telangana villages


October 15th, 2010 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 15 (IANS) Maoist sympathizer and president of newly-floated Telangana Praja Front (TPF) Gaddar Friday began touring villages in Telangana to strengthen the movement for separate statehood to the region.The ... Read more...

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