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Huge cash recovered from Fiza’s house


August 9th, 2012 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 9 (IANS) Even after her death in mysterious circumstances, Fiza Mohammed a.k.a. Anuradha Bali continues to court controversy with the Mohali police Thursday recovering huge amount of currency ... Read more...

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Fiza cremated in Chandigarh


August 7th, 2012 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 7 (IANS) Fiza Mohammed aka Anuradha Bali, who was found dead under mysterious circumstances at her house, was Tuesday cremated as per Hindu rites by her relatives.Fiza had ... Read more...

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Cricketer Ashwin ties knot


November 13th, 2011 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 13 (IANS) India's latest spin sensation Ravichandran Ashwin married childhood friend and schoolmate Preethi Narayanan here Sunday.While a reception, attended by his Tamil Nadu teammates, friends and relatives, ... Read more...

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How do I mourn, asks father of Hizb’s Hindu commander


July 28th, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, July 28 (IANS) Hindu rites or Muslim burial, grief or embarrassment. There are no easy choices for Jeevan Lal Shan, whose son Subash alias Wasif, a Hizbul Mujahideen militant, ... Read more...

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Court pulls up parents for meddling in daughter’s life


February 19th, 2011 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Saturday rapped parents who, instead of helping to solve the problems in their daughters' married life, tried to fuel the flame and made ... Read more...

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Vimal Ties The Knot In Filmi Style!


December 31st, 2010 - 12:24 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
South Indian actor Vimal got married to the love of his love in true blue filmi style. Looks like his projects in Kollywood have inspired Vimal in real life too! ... Read more...

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Angelina-Brad likely to tie knot in Jodhpur


December 16th, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
By Anil Sharma Jodhpur, Dec 16 (IANS) This time, no less than Hollywood's power couple Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are set to tie the knot amid the chanting of mantras in ... Read more...

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Death of a hippie and rise of high value tourism in Goa


October 28th, 2010 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Mayabhushan Nagvenkar Panaji, Oct 28 (IANS) The death of 85-year-old Yertward Mazmanian aka 'eight finger Eddie', arguably Goa's first hippie, curiously comes at a time when the state is on the ... Read more...

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Policemen suspended for cremating Muslim


August 20th, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Aug 20 (IANS) Two police officers have been suspended here after a Muslim banker found dead near a park was mistakenly identified as a beggar and cremated according to Hindu ... Read more...

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Malaysian officers delay cremation of converted Hindu man


April 8th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
Seremban (Malaysia), Apr 8 (ANI): Malaysia's Islamic Affairs Department officials policemen turned up to claim the body of a 49-year-old Hindu man at the Jalan Templer over a reported allegation that he ... Read more...

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Shortage of priests affects Hindu rites


September 2nd, 2009 - 9:38 am ICT by IANS
By Brij Khandelwal Agra, Sep 2 (IANS) With the younger generation no longer attracted to priesthood, there are fears of an acute shortage of trained hands to conduct the annual Hindu Pitra Paksh ... Read more...

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Interesting Facts and Figures Fardeen Khan


May 2nd, 2009 - 8:24 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Fardeen Khan (born 8 March 1974) is a Indian Bollywood Actor who appears in Bollywood Films.Fardeen Khan is the son of Sundari and famed Indian actor/director Feroz Khan, who is ... Read more...

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South African priest upsets Hindu community after gay wedding rites


May 2nd, 2009 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Hassen Durban, May 2 (IANS) A Tamil priest who conducted South Africa's first known gay wedding by Hindu rites has gone underground as upset community leaders slammed the elaborate wedding of ... Read more...

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Indian woman gets relief in divorce case in Australia


January 28th, 2009 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) An Indian woman will not have to go to Australia, where her estranged husband has filed a divorce case, as a court here Wednesday granted relief to ... Read more...

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Two Hindu activists arrested for attacking foreigners in Tamil Nadu


January 19th, 2009 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 19 (IANS) Two Hindu activists were arrested in Thiruvannamalai town of Tamil Nadu Monday for attacking foreigners following a dispute over rituals performed at a marriage, a police official said."Trouble ... Read more...

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Will Pashupatinath temple row mar India-Nepal ties?


December 31st, 2008 - 11:12 am ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Dec 31 (IANS) As the row over the sacking of three Indian priests at the temple of Nepal's hallowed Hindu deity Lord Pashupatinath continued to grow, a former temple official warned ... Read more...

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Maharashtra move to legalise ‘live-in’ prone to misuse, say experts


October 9th, 2008 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 9 (IANS) The Maharashtra government’s initiative to bestow legal status to a woman in a ‘live-in relationship' with a man, although revolutionary, could be grossly misused, aver experts.The government has ... Read more...

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Family fails to bury a man as a Hindu


July 8th, 2008 - 7:50 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, July 8 (ANI): The family of Elangesvaran Benedict failed in their bid to bury him according to Hindu rites after their application for an injunction was dismissed in Georgetown ... Read more...

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Malaysian Indian challenges dead half-brother’s conversion to Islam


June 26th, 2008 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, June 26 (IANS) A Malaysian Indian has challenged the conversion to Islam of his half-brother, who allegedly committed suicide earlier this week, claiming his body from hospital authorities for funeral ... Read more...

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Rajasthan village celebrates cow-bull wedding in style


May 6th, 2008 - 8:27 pm ICT by admin
By Anil Sharma Jhalawar (Rajasthan), May 6 (IANS) It was a wedding complete with chanting of hymns, rituals, music, sweets and many guests - only it wasn't the usual marriage in Rajasthan as ... Read more...

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