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Don’t want to change my bubbly image: Delnaaz Paul


September 7th, 2012 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 7 (IANS) She makes people laugh. Delnaaz Paul's cute and adorable image on screen has won her a huge fan following. As an actor she would like to ... Read more...

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US Open: Radwanska ousted by Vinci


September 4th, 2012 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 4 (IANS) Second seed Agnieszka Radwanska was ousted from the US Open tennis tournament after she lost 1-6, 4-6 to 20th seeded Italian Roberta Vinci in ... Read more...

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Woman with five kids has 50 fake babies


August 24th, 2012 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 24 (IANS) A 39-year-old mother of five, told she could not have more kids for health reasons, has filled her home with 50 lifelike baby dolls.Alice Winstone of ... Read more...

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Navy chief to be Myanmar’s new vice president


August 15th, 2012 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Nay Pyi Taw, Aug 15 (IANS) Myanmar's parliament Wednesday approved Admiral Nyan Tun, commander-in-chief of the navy, as the new vice president to succeed U Tin Aung Myint Oo, who ... Read more...

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Myanmar’s first vice president resigns


July 4th, 2012 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
Yangon, July 4 (IANS) U Tin Aung Myint Oo, Myanmar's first vice president, has stepped down from his position because of health reasons, President U Thein Sein informed parliament ... Read more...

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Bengal CPI-M’s legislative party whip resigns


June 8th, 2012 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 8 (IANS) Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) MLA and legislative party whip Abdur Rezzak Mollah Friday said he had resigned from the post of whip for 'health reasons'. ... Read more...

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Kejriwal walks out of Hazare-Ramdev fast venue


June 3rd, 2012 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) Team Anna member Arvind Kejriwal Saturday walked out of the venue where social activist Anna Hazare and yoga guru Baba Ramdev were fasting here ... Read more...

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Bollywood going through transition: Chandrachur Singh


May 28th, 2012 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) Actor Chandrachur Singh, who has been out of action for health reasons, is back. From films to television he is doing everything and is ... Read more...

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Left has miles to go to regain lost ground (One year of Mamata Banerjee)


May 17th, 2012 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 17 (IANS) As the Communists complete a year in opposition in their erstwhile citadel West Bengal, the road to regain lost ground seems long and bumpy.After 34 ... Read more...

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Sharad Kelkar to replace Mohnish Behl in ‘Kuch Toh…’


March 7th, 2012 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Actor Sharad Kelkar, best remembered for "Saat Phere", has been confirmed as Mohnish Behl's replacement in popular daily soap "Kuch Toh Log Kahenge". He will ... Read more...

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Sufism binds millions of hearts in subcontinent: Abida Parveen


February 28th, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) Sufi legend Abida Parveen Tuesday said that Sufism binds millions of people in the subcontinent and that the forthcoming festival Jahan-e-Khusrau festival is an effort ... Read more...

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Mohnish Bahl to quit ‘Kuch Toh Log…’


February 28th, 2012 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 28 (IANS) The hectic schedule of daily soaps seems to have taken a toll on Mohnish Bahl and the actor has decided to quit "Kuch Toh Log ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Elect those who assure Uttarakhand-like Lokayukta: Hazare (Lead)


January 27th, 2012 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 26 (IANS) Anna Hazare Thursday appealed to people in the election-bound states to vote for candiates who promised they would, if elected, support the enactment of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Urban Indian youths bored of social media: Survey


January 19th, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) Youngsters in urban India are gradually moving away from social networking sites due to fatigue and health reasons, said a study conducted by a ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Clooney quits drinking


January 17th, 2012 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 17 (IANS) Actor George Clooney has decided to quit drinking because of health reasons.The 50-year-old, who won the Golden Globe award for best actor for his performance in ... Read more...

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‘India can be world leader in handmade textiles’


January 5th, 2012 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) India's handmade textiles industry can spin magic yarns for both domestic buyers and connoisseurs across the globe but government policies are coming in the way ... Read more...

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Nuns prescribed the pill to avoid cancer


December 9th, 2011 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 9 (IANS) Regardless of their celibacy vows, nuns should take contraceptive pills to cut cancer threat, researchers in Australia have suggested.Like any other women who don't have children, ... Read more...

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Bhardwaj accepts deputy ombudsman’s resignation


October 13th, 2011 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 13 (IANS) Karnataka Governor H.R. Bhardwaj Thursday accepted the resignation of the state's Upa Lokayukta (deputy ombudsman) R. Gururajan, who gave "medical reasons" for leaving the office ... Read more...

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Pakistan can get to the top of world rankings: Waqar


September 24th, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Sep 24 (IANS) Waqar Younis, who quit as Pakistan cricket coach last week, says the squad he managed is highly capable of taking the country to the top of ... Read more...

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Amar Singh seeks interim bail after initial no-show


September 6th, 2011 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Rajya Sabha member and former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh, who cited health reasons to not appear in a Delhi court Tuesday morning for ... Read more...

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Anna’s village men vow to return if needed


August 28th, 2011 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) They travelled hundreds of kilometres and braved rains and heat to come to support Anna Hazare in his fight for a strong anti-graft bill. ... Read more...

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Ishrat Jahan case: Fourth chief named for probe team


July 19th, 2011 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar/New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court Tuesday appointed a new head - the fourth - of the special investigation team it has set up to probe the ... Read more...

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PM meets Sonia, cabinet rejig likely in 3-4 days (Lead)


July 10th, 2011 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh held another round of discussions with Congress president Sonia Gandhi Sunday regarding the much awaited cabinet reshuffle, but there ... Read more...

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Ahead of reshuffle, Deora offers to quit


July 5th, 2011 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) Corporate Affairs Minister Murli Deora has submitted his resignation to Congress chief Sonia Gandhi and is lobbying for a ministerial berth for his son ... Read more...

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Actress Margaret Tyzack passes away


June 28th, 2011 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 28 (IANS) Actress Margaret Tyzack passed away following a brief illness. She was 79.The star - believed to have had cancer - died "peacefully at home" June 25, ... Read more...

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Singur, Nandigram proved costly but Left still relevant: CPI-M (Lead)


June 12th, 2011 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 12 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Sunday admitted that mistakes on Singur and Nandigram led to its "big" defeat in the West Bengal assembly polls but ... Read more...

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Buddhadeb to skip CPI-M politburo, central committee meetings


June 10th, 2011 - 1:16 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 9 (IANS) Former West Bengal chief minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee has decided to skip the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) politburo and central committee meetings that would discuss the ... Read more...

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Indians, Pakistanis in Colombo jail on fast


May 24th, 2011 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Indians and Pakistanis are among a large number of inmates on hunger strike in Sri Lanka's main jail to seek early repatriation to their countries, ... Read more...

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Hindus laud District of Columbia for encouraging vegetarianism in schools


May 2nd, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), May 02 (ANI): Hindus have applauded Council of the District of Columbia (DC) in USA for encouraging vegetarianism in its public schools.According to "Healthy Schools Act" passed by the Council: ... Read more...

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Pakistani charged with 14 criminal counts in Canada


April 2nd, 2011 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto, April 2(ANI): A Pakistani businessman-turned-politician in Canada has been arrested and charged with 14 criminal counts related to mortgage fraud, credit-card fraud and forged cheques.The Ontario Progressive Conservative Party investigated one ... Read more...

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Naked student run in US to mark end of semester stopped due to health risks


March 17th, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 17 (ANI): The traditional naked student run in US to mark the end of the fall semester has been stopped by the president of Tufts University in Massachusetts due to ... Read more...

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Hindus back Catholics’ call for meatless Fridays


March 7th, 2011 - 10:45 am ICT by ANI
Nevada(US), Mar 7 (ANI): Hindus have supported Roman Catholics' call for giving-up meat on Fridays.Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that besides being good ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Cops eat ice cream with accused, face action


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 23 (IANS) It is being called the "ice cream expose"! Strict action has been promised against three policemen who shared an ice cream with a murder accused in Goa ... Read more...

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Italian woman Marianna seeks divorce after hubby brings mother on honeymoon


January 27th, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 27 (ANI): An Italian woman has filed for divorce from her husband of just one month after he brought along his mother on their honeymoon. According to a foreign news agency, ... Read more...

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Why the traditional English breakfast of bacon, eggs could soon be history


January 25th, 2011 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 25 (ANI): Back in the olden days, the traditional English breakfast included bacon, fried egg, sausages and black pudding - but soon it could be history.According to a new survey, ... Read more...

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