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India gets high praise in Republican platform

August 28th, 2012 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 28 (IANS) Seeking a stronger relationship with India, the Republican Party platform set to be adopted as the foreign policy plank of its presidential candidate Mitt Romney, ... Read more...

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Anne Hathaway’s subway ride

July 20th, 2012 - 8:44 am ICT by IANS
New York, July 20 (IANS) Actress Anne Hathaway travelled in a hot and crowded subway train here, but remained grounded.She was here Monday night for premiere of "The Dark...", ... Read more...

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Bihar’s Super 30 coaching idea wins high praise in Canada

February 21st, 2012 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
Vancouver, Feb 21 (IANS) Super 30, Bihar's free coaching centre which helps poor students crack the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology-Joint Entrance Examination (IIT-JEE), has won high praise in Canada.Super ... Read more...

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‘Damadamm’ - Grin and bear it (IANS Hindi Film Review)

October 26th, 2011 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Damadamm"; Cast: Himesh Reshammiya, Purbi Joshi, Sonal Sehgal; Director: Swapna Waghmare; Rating: ***So here he is. Himesh Reshammiya is back in front of the camera. This time he moves ... Read more...

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We are so lucky to have her: Charles says about Kate

April 30th, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 30 (IANS) Prince Charles, the father of British royal groom Prince William, described his new daughter-in-law Kate as the daughter he had never had, saying: "We are ... Read more...

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Royal family lucky to have Kate as daughter-in-law, says Prince Charles

April 30th, 2011 - 4:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 30 (ANI): The Prince of Wales has spoken highly of his new daughter-in-law, Kate Middleton, saying the royal family is "lucky to have her".As he addressed 650 guests at ... Read more...

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Taufel hopes for a controversy free World Cup final

April 2nd, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Australian umpire Simon Taufel Saturday hoped that the World Cup final between India and Sri Lanka will be remembered for the quality of cricket on the ... Read more...

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UK slams Obama’s ‘France is America’s biggest ally’ comments

January 12th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 12 (ANI): British political observers have criticised US President Barack Obama's recent statement that France is America's biggest ally, warning that such a message can undermine American-British ties."We ... Read more...

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Harbhajan sings Martin’s praise after knocking off a ton in Ahmedabad Test

November 9th, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, Nov.9 (ANI): Black Caps fast bowler Chris Martin has won high praise for his first test efforts from Indian spinner Harbhajan Singh after the latter knocked off his first Test ... Read more...

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‘Officer and a Gentleman’ star Lisa Blount dies at 53

October 29th, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 29 (ANI): Actress Lisa Bount, 53, was found dead at her Arkansas home on Wednesday.The Pulaski County Coroner's office told the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette that the actress likely died on Monday, ... Read more...

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Global media salutes India for holding successful Games (Roundup)

October 15th, 2010 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) A day after the Commonwealth Games ended here as spectacularly as it began, the international media Friday hailed India and the host city for organising one of ... Read more...

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More pour into Games Village, Chidambaram reviews security (Night Lead)

September 28th, 2010 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) As the Indian capital prepared to host the Commonwealth Games only five days away, 850 athletes and officials poured into the Games Village Tuesday, taking to ... Read more...

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Rahman is ‘musically just extraordinary’, says Danny Boyle (With Image)

September 15th, 2010 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Sep 15 (IANS) A.R. Rahman is just incomparable as a music composer, says "Slumdog Millionaire" director Danny Boyle, adding that the Indian music maestro has created "deliberatively manipulated ... Read more...

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Australia should use cricket clout to end racist attacks against Indian students: Roebuck

February 2nd, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb.2 (ANI): Australia needs to start addressing the real issues.According to cricket columnist Peter Roebuck, the killing of Indian students in Melbourne, the assault of a Pakistani player in Perth, ... Read more...

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Rajiv Shah wins high praise for Haiti efforts

January 20th, 2010 - 12:07 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 20 (IANS) Rajiv Shah, the Indian-American administrator of USAID, who is leading the massive US rescue and recovery efforts in earthquake-hit Haiti, has come in for high praise ... Read more...

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Jennifer Garner rules out Broadway return

December 30th, 2009 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 30 (ANI): Actress Jennifer Garner has ruled out Broadway return.The Elektra star made her Broadway debut opposite Kevin Kline in a production of Cyrano de Bergerac, and won high praise ... Read more...

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Windies exhibited marked improvement against Australia: Roebuck

December 21st, 2009 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 21(ANI): Noted cricket columnist Peter Roebuck has said that the 2-0 scoreline of the Frank Worrell Trophy between Australia and West Indies does not reflect the marked improvement in the ... Read more...

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Pankaj Advani knocked out of World Snooker

November 22nd, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar Hyderabad, Nov 22 (IANS) Unheralded 30-year old Greek Cypriot Anthony Brabin dealt Indian hopes a big blow when he knocked out National champion Pankaj Advani 5-3 en route to the ... Read more...

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Sir Roger Moore named ‘Person Of The Year’ by PETA

November 20th, 2009 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 20 (ANI): Former James Bond Sir Roger Moore has been named Person of the Year by animals rights group PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals).The star, a long-time ... Read more...

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What made Anurag Kashyap envious?

May 4th, 2009 - 8:25 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
It's not often that successful film directors openly admire the work of their contemporaries.However, Anurag Kashyap had no qualms admitting that he simply loved the work of debutant director Shivajee Chandrabhushan ... Read more...

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India colts beat Australia by 187 runs

April 9th, 2009 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Hobart, April 9 (IANS) The India under-19 team defeated Australia under-19 by a huge margin of 187 runs in their second limited overs cricket match at the Bellerive Oval here Thursday, keeping ... Read more...

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Jeev tames wind to share lead World Golf Championship (Lead)

March 13th, 2009 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Doral (Miami), March 13 (IANS) India's top golfer Jeev Milkha Singh tamed the blustery conditions as he fired a sensational seven-under 65 to grab a share in the four-way lead at the ... Read more...

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Rahul is a rising sun, says Paswan

February 27th, 2009 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Jagdishpur (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 27 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Friday drew high praise from union Steel Minister Ram Vilas Paswan, who called him "India's future" and asked people to bless ... Read more...

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Kayani key to Washington plans: US radio station

February 27th, 2009 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb. 27 (ANI): Pakistan Chief of Army Staff General Ashfaq Kayani is the key to US strategy in the region, the National Public Radio has claimed. The radio recalled that ... Read more...

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Teenaged Italian piano prodigy finds India wonderful

July 1st, 2008 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) Considered one of the best pianists in Italy, 16-year-old Leonora Armellini, who burst upon the capital's musical stage like a storm, says she was surprised by how ... Read more...

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Pak Army Chief Kayani receives US honours for his commitment

April 3rd, 2008 - 1:15 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Apr 3 (ANI): Pakistan Army Chief Gen Ashfaq Kayani has been selected for the US Army Command and General Staff Colleges International Hall of Fame for his military prowess and ... Read more...

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