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Construction at Musharraf’s ancestral house stirs row


May 16th, 2012 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) The demolition of a portion of former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf's ancestral home, Neharwali Haveli in Old Delhi's Daryaganj, has stirred a row with ... Read more...

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Author backed cocktails to keep spirits soaring in Jaipur


January 20th, 2012 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 20 (IANS) Sample this: Benquiri, Ondaatje Slammer, Pinker Colada, Kunzru Punch, Dalrymple Breezer - a hotel in this city is paying ode to the galaxy of literary stars ... Read more...

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Will British era building soon be Shimla spa? (With Image)


July 27th, 2011 - 9:48 am ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 27 (IANS) Yet another piece of this erstwhile Indian summer capital's colonial past is in danger of being lost, with a prime British era property expected to ... Read more...

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BJP rulers in illegal property deals in Himachal: Virabhadra


April 2nd, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 2 (IANS) Top political functionaries of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Himachal Pradesh are involved in illegal property transactions and promoting realtors in the state, ... Read more...

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Indian writing is fresh, diverse: Hay Festival organiser


June 4th, 2010 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) A lot of new writing from India has been making a mark across the world, says a top organiser of Britain's Hay Festival that will ... Read more...

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Grand Luxe building two new hotels in Tamil Nadu


May 4th, 2010 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 4 (IANS) City-based Grand Luxe Hotels is building two new hotels in Tamil Nadu at an outlay of Rs.130 crore and mulling more units in the state as part of ... Read more...

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Fortune Park seeks hotel space in Gujarat towns


March 24th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar,March 24 (IANS) Fortune Park Hotels, a wholly-owned subsidiary of ITC, is seeking to expand to smaller towns in Gujarat and looking at properties in Vadodara, Rajkot and Gandhidham in Kutch. Pawan Verma, ... Read more...

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Mandela prison declared heritage site


February 11th, 2010 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, Feb 11 (IANS) As part of the celebrations of the 20th anniversary of former South African president Nelson Mandela's walk to freedom, the Victor Verster Prison where he spent the ... Read more...

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Himachal to promote Peterhoff as heritage hotel


February 2nd, 2010 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Feb 2 (IANS) It was home to seven viceroys during the British Raj and housed the Punjab High Court where Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathu Ram Godse was tried. Now the glorious ... Read more...

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British-era Catholic church fading into oblivion


December 25th, 2009 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Shimla, Dec 25 (IANS) When the entire world is celebrating Christmas, a British-era Catholic church in this Himachal Pradesh capital is slowly fading into oblivion. Its walls have developed cracks ... Read more...

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Delhi’s Odeon cinema reopens with grand new look (With Images)


August 14th, 2009 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Movie-watching experience in the capital's busy Connaught Place has just got bigger. The seven-decade-old Odeon cinema reopened its gates Friday to movie aficionados with a plush ... Read more...

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New innings for Delhi’s good old single theatres


July 17th, 2009 - 9:02 am ICT by IANS
By Robin Bansal New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) Those who mourn the closure of Delhi's charming single screen cinema halls, take heart. Many of these such as Odeon, Savitri, Kumar and Deep are ... Read more...

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Ambuja Realty plans luxury hotels in Darjeeling (Lead)


July 27th, 2008 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 27 (IANS) City-based real estate developer Ambuja Realty Development Ltd will build three luxury hotels in northern West Bengal, including the sleepy hill town of Kurseong town in Darjeeling, the ... Read more...

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Ambuja Realty plans three hotels in north Bengal


July 27th, 2008 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
By Aparajita Gupta Kolkata, July 27 (IANS) City-based real estate developer Ambuja Realty Development Ltd will build three luxury hotels in northern West Bengal, the company's top official has said. Two of the ... Read more...

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Ajmer Urs not far, but Nizamuddin shrine hardly festive


July 4th, 2008 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) The dargah of Sufi saint Hazrat Nizamuddin Auliya here is caught in the throes of an intense cold war that has even rubbed off ... Read more...

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John Abraham mobbed by thousand of girls


May 29th, 2008 - 9:02 pm ICT by admin
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, May 29 (IANS) The unconventionally planned music release of "Aashayein" turned out to be far more unusual than planned. After John Abraham sang the number he had diligently ... Read more...

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Singapore firm plans hotel in Kolkata


February 23rd, 2008 - 8:54 pm ICT by admin
Kolkata, Feb 23 (IANS) Singapore-based real estate major Far East Organisation (FEO) is planning to convert a heritage building in Kolkata into a five-star hotel. "We are now in talks with a ... Read more...

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