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Goodbye to gigantic Ganesh idols (With Images)


April 23rd, 2012 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 23 (IANS) Days of the Ganesh idols towering over the city at over 25 feet are over. Now, idols of the Hinduism's revered elephant god, the harbinger of ... Read more...

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Want uniforms, less working hours: Rural job scheme workers


March 5th, 2012 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
Vellanad (Kerala), March 5 (IANS) Women earning their livelihood through the central government's rural employment guarantee scheme in this panchayat near Thiruvananthapuram have a simple wish list: reduced working hours, ... Read more...

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For NRIs, Lucknow is a harbinger of change in UP


February 17th, 2012 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 17 (IANS) "I was mesmerised by the change," says an excited Sifat Khan, a 21-year-old who grew up in Australia and visited poll-bound Lucknow this winter after ... Read more...

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Iran to set up space launch base


February 4th, 2012 - 7:04 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Feb 4 (IANS) Iran plans to establish a national satellite launch base in the southeast of the country, adjacent to the Sea of Oman and the Indian Ocean, Press ... Read more...

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Iran launches satellite


February 3rd, 2012 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Iran has successfully launched an observation satellite, Iranian news network Press TV reported Friday.The domestically-built Navid (Harbinger) satellite is designed to take pictures of the ... Read more...

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Art, drama and poetry meet on Karmapa’s creative canvas (With Image)


December 28th, 2011 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) When Ogyen Trinley Dorje is not busy managing his 900-year-old religious order, the 17th Karmapa likes to do more human and colourful things - ... Read more...

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President, PM greet nation on Diwali


October 25th, 2011 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil, Vice President Hamid Ansari and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh have greeted the nation on Diwali, wishing everyone joy and happiness. In her ... Read more...

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Eid celebrated in Meghalaya


August 31st, 2011 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Aug 31 (IANS) Eid-ul-Fitr, the festival marking the end of the Islamic holy month of Ramazan, was Wednesday celebrated with religious fervour and gaiety across Meghalaya, predominantly a Christian ... Read more...

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President, PM greet nation on Parsi New Year


August 18th, 2011 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday conveyed their greetings to the nation on the eve of Navroz, the Parsi New ... Read more...

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Film critic Chidananda Dasgupta is dead


May 23rd, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 23 (IANS) Eminent film critic, academic and director Chidananda Dasgupta died at his home here late Sunday night following old-age complications. He was 89. Dasgupta was the father ... Read more...

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Superconducting ‘pseudogap’ is a new phase of matter


March 25th, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 25 (ANI): A team of researchers has discovered the strongest evidence yet that a puzzling gap in the electronic structures of some high-temperature superconductors could indicate a new phase of ... Read more...

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Bihar’s Super 30 impresses Hollywood’s James Cameron


December 14th, 2010 - 9:27 am ICT by IANS
Patna, Dec 14 (IANS) Hollywood filmmaker James Cameron was all ears when Anand Kumar, who founded Bihar's Super 30 free coaching centre for students, narrated the real life stories of hope that ... Read more...

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BJP looks upon victory in Bihar as harbinger of national trend


November 24th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 24 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Nitin Gadkari and senior party leader Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday marked the victory of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-Janata Dal-United (JD-U) ... Read more...

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At-home tests not best to assess infertility: Study


October 27th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 27 (ANI): A new study has suggested that method used to assess infertility in at-home tests might not be the best for identifying which women will have trouble getting pregnant.The ... Read more...

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Zee TV Synopsis For The Week


August 28th, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
"Mera Naam Karegi Roshan'August 27, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): "Mera Naam Karegi Roshan' - Telecast date: Monday, 30th August at 10:30 - After the high strung drama during "Reet Ki Shaadi' where ... Read more...

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Tap-tap! Mizo bamboo dance for Games ceremony (With Images)


July 5th, 2010 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Aizawl, July 5 (IANS) The vivacious Mizo bamboo dance, which symbolises excellence and skills, will entertain spectators at the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games in the Indian capital. "The state government has ... Read more...

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Dialogue should not be derailed by terrorism: India (Lead)


June 24th, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad/New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) India and Pakistan Thursday agreed that dialogue was "the best way forward" and should not be allowed to be derailed by "terrorist elements". "We must deny terrorist ... Read more...

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Civic poll results a harbinger for political change in W. Bengal: Mukherjee


June 3rd, 2010 - 7:24 pm ICT by ANI
Busan (S.Korea), June 3 (ANI): Indian Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday described the results of the recently held West Bengal civic polls as a harbinger for political change in the ... Read more...

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Civil services topper, an ardent RTI activist


May 9th, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
By Aamir Nowshahri New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) For Shah Faesal, the first Kashmiri to top the civil services examination, joining the country's most elite service may have been his biggest dream, but ... Read more...

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First transgenic mouse created to mimic Parkinson’s earliest symptoms


May 4th, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 4 (ANI): Researchers have created the first transgenic mouse to display the earliest signs of Parkinson's disease using the genetic mutation that is characteristic of human forms of the disease.The ... Read more...

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Study says China’s busy blogosphere no harbinger of political freedom, open speech


April 30th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
Buffalo (New York, US), Apr.30 (ANI): University of Buffalo communication researchers have in a study confirmed the fact that China's cyber culture is changing and growing rapidly is no harbinger of political ... Read more...

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Easter celebrated with prayers in northeast India


April 4th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Aizawl, April 4 (IANS) Easter, signifying the resurrection of Jesus Christ after his crucifiction, was celebrated Sunday in churches across northeast India with special prayer and worship programmes. Over 5.3 million Christians live ... Read more...

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Mizoram sets world record in traditional dance (With Images)


March 12th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Aizawl, March 12 (IANS) Nearly 11,000 tribal boys and girls in India's northeastern state of Mizoram Friday danced their way into the Guinness Book of World Records by setting a record of ... Read more...

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Devotees celebrate Holi with flowers in Rajasthan’s Pushkar city


February 21st, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
By Kishore SolankiPushkar, Feb.21 (ANI): Days ahead of the Holi festival (March.1) when the rest of the country will celebrate the day with friends, family and loved ones, it was celebrated in ... Read more...

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Alina Kabaeva Gives Birth To Baby Boy


December 18th, 2009 - 1:26 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri DeyDec. 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Alina Kabaeva, a former rhythmic gymnastics champion from Russia, has a lot to rejoice this Christmas. While the retirement of her alleged fianc, Vladimir Putin from ... Read more...

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Anti-aging treatment catching on among Mumbaikars


December 17th, 2009 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
By Quaid Najmi Mumbai, Dec 17 (IANS) Komal Wanvari, a 45-year-old Mumbai housewife, had the usual symptoms of age creeping in early in life, as it is for many urban people."I used to ... Read more...

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PM greets nation on Navroz


August 18th, 2009 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday greeted the nation on the "joyous occasion" of Navroz, the beginning of the Parsi New Year. In his message, the prime ... Read more...

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Lok Sabha passes Right to Education Bill


August 4th, 2009 - 10:04 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 4 (ANI): In a historic step, the Lok Sabha on Tuesday passed the Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Bill, 2008.The passing of the Bill allows ... Read more...

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Leave Flintoff alone, says ex-Lancashire mate Stuart Law


July 8th, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 8 (ANI): Former Lancashire captain Stuart Law believes that England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff should not be a topic of discussion and that the ECB should value the cricketing giant who ... Read more...

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Pleasant weather greets Delhi again Wednesday


June 17th, 2009 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) Delhiites woke up to pleasant weather for the second consecutive day Wednesday with the met office forecasting a cloudy sky towards the evening. According to the India Meteorological ... Read more...

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‘Death of Autotune’ and birth of original music


June 6th, 2009 - 5:12 pm ICT by GD
With the advent of new technologies like 'autotune', singing has become a piece of cake. Nowadays, one does not require to be born with special or gifted vocal chords to be a ... Read more...

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Israel stages nationwide missile-attack drill


June 2nd, 2009 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, June 2 (DPA) Sirens wailed throughout Israel early Tuesday and the country's more than seven million residents were asked to enter shelters and "safe rooms", the peak of a major ... Read more...

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President Obama Announces National Fuel Efficiency Policy


May 19th, 2009 - 11:38 pm ICT by admin
Washington, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – President Obama today – for the first time in history – set in motion a new national policy aimed at both increasing fuel economy and reducing ... Read more...

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First short film from Jaipur goes to US, Thailand film fests


May 6th, 2009 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) A short film titled "Picnic" from Jaipur is traversing boundaries for screenings in Los Angeles and Phuket and director Gajendra S. Shrotriya says he is perhaps the ... Read more...

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No votes for moral cops, say Bangalore youth


March 25th, 2009 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 25 (IANS) Youth in Bangalore and other parts of Karnatake are determined not to bow down before moral cops and say they will vote for candidates who stand for freedom ... Read more...

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