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Kanda, Chaddha in judicial custody till Sep 25


September 11th, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 11 (IANS) A Delhi court Tuesday extended till Sep 25 the judicial custody of former Haryana Minister Gopal Goyal Kanda and his employee Aruna Chaddha, accused ... Read more...

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Ramdev to hold fast in Delhi from Aug 9


July 24th, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Having received permission from Delhi Police, yoga guru Baba Ramdev will begin his indefinite fast against corruption and black money stashed abroad from Aug ... Read more...

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Anna ends fast, vows to rally against Congress (Roundup)


December 28th, 2011 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 28 (IANS) A day after the Lok Sabha passed a Lokpal bill he had trashed, an ailing Anna Hazare Wednesday called off his three-day fast a day ... Read more...

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In Kerala, they boo the film and make it a hit


November 24th, 2011 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvanathapuram, Nov 24 (IANS) "Krishnanum Radhayum" is a badly made film, critics have panned it and aduiences are angry. But despite all that it is running houseful here. Guess ... Read more...

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Virgin Mary relic displayed in Moscow


November 24th, 2011 - 6:10 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Nov 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A belt believed to have belonged to the Virgin Mary is on display at Moscow's Christ the Savior cathedral and is drawing huge crowds.Around 50,000-60,000 ... Read more...

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DDCA rubbishes reports of black market in tickets


November 8th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) Officials of the Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) Tuesday rubbished reports of tickets for the first Test between India and the West Indies at ... Read more...

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Kerala Muslims celebrate Eid


November 7th, 2011 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 7 (IANS) Muslims in Kerala Monday offered prayers at mosques and specially-built prayer centres across the state on the occasion of Eid-ul-Zuha.Devout Muslims, dressed in their best, started ... Read more...

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Maharashtra on alert after Delhi blast


September 7th, 2011 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 7 (IANS) Security was tightened across Maharshtra Wednesday in Mumbai, Thane, Pune and other important cities after a bomb blast in New Delhi killed at least nine people ... Read more...

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‘Green blessings’ from Lord Ganesha


September 6th, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 6 (IANS) Prayers before the elephant-headed Lord Ganesha here are answered with blessings to make the earth greener!Shubh Sanskar Samiti, a Lucknow-based organisation holding religious programmes, is offering ... Read more...

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Congress calls for flexibility on Lokpal issue (Lead)


August 22nd, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) Caught in a bind over Anna Hazare's fast, which continued for the seventh day Monday, the Congress indicated its willingness to take the civil ... Read more...

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Taj sparkles as Yamuna flows full


August 22nd, 2011 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Aug 22 (IANS) Hundreds thronged the Yamuna ghats to pray and perform 'aarti' as the river flowed full behind the Taj Mahal, providing a fascinating view to tourists. "The ... Read more...

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Foreigners admire Hazare wave in Ramlila ground


August 19th, 2011 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) It was an amusing sight to see a group of Americans waving the Indian tricolour at the Ramlila ground Friday, adding colour to the Anna ... Read more...

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Amid Anna storm, PM chides an adamant Hazare (Evening Lead)


August 17th, 2011 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) Tens of thousands gathered in the heart of the national capital Wednesday in support of the jailed Anna Hazare even as Prime Minister Manmohan ... Read more...

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Play about UAE enthrals Los Angeles


July 26th, 2011 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 26 (IANS/WAM) A play about the United Arab Emirates (UAE) - titled "Zayed and the Dream" - has drawn huge crowds in Los Angeles.The play depicts the ... Read more...

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Huge crowds at running of bulls in Spanish city


July 11th, 2011 - 11:12 am ICT by IANS
Pamplona (Spain), July 11 (IANS/EFE) The fourth running of the bulls at the San Fermin festival in the northern Spanish city of Pamplona drew huge crowds Sunday, with spectators thrilled ... Read more...

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Teenager feared drowned off Mumbai’s Juhu beach


June 24th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 24 (IANS) A teenaged boy is feared to have drowned off the Juhu beach here Friday when with his friends he went to see MV Wisdom, the ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi to oversee Congress affairs in Uttar Pradesh


June 7th, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 7 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi's three hour meeting Tuesday with top Uttar Pradesh partymen at the state headquarters of the party here has sent the ... Read more...

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Army personnel show maneuver stunts at Nowshera ‘Fauji Mela’


April 10th, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Nowshera, Apr 10 (ANI): The Indian Army organised a 'Fauji Mela' at Nowshera in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri District to ensure the general public that they are capable enough to defend the ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro services affected on Gurgaon line


April 8th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) Delhi Metro services on Jahangirpuri-Gurgaon line were affected Friday after a train got stuck in a tunnel near Malviya Nagar station.According to Delhi Metro officials, ... Read more...

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Kolkatans enjoy World Cup final, miss Sourav


April 2nd, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 2 (IANS) The streets of Kolkata wore a deserted look as cricket-crazy fans were glued to their television sets as clock ticked towards the start of the World ... Read more...

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No NOC yet for Bryan Adams’ Delhi concert


February 15th, 2011 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) Confusion persisted over whether the much-awaited Bryan Adams concert would take place as scheduled Tuesday evening with police yet to give a no objection certificate (NOC) due ... Read more...

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Bryan Adams Delhi gig yet to get police clearance


February 14th, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) The hugely awaited Bryan Adams concert in New Delhi is yet to get a No Objection Certificate (NOC) from the police with just a day to go ... Read more...

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Assam celebrates Bihu festival with bonfires, feasting


January 15th, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Jan 15 (IANS) Bonfires and community feasts were held across Assam as the state celebrated the harvest festival of Magh Bihu Saturday.Magh Bihu also known as Bhogali Bihu is a two-day ... Read more...

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Collingwood demands intensity as England’s focus turns to World Cup


January 10th, 2011 - 12:12 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide, Jan.10 (ANI): Having secured the Ashes series Down Under by three games to one, England are now hoping to nail the Australians in both the Twenty20s and the one-day series, and ... Read more...

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PM to pay homage to Karunakaran in Thrissur


December 25th, 2010 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
Thrissur (Kerala), Dec 25 (IANS) Security was tightened as Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was expected to arrive here Saturday afternoon to pay homage to four-time Kerala chief minister K. Karunakaran who ... Read more...

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Spiderman Lands In India


December 24th, 2010 - 4:27 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Popular superhero Spiderman has come to India on a five city trip. According to reports in the media, Spiderman will be touring the cities of Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Delhi, Kolkata and ... Read more...

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Thiruvananthapuram comes to a halt, political leaders praise Karunakaran


December 23rd, 2010 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 23 (IANS) Huge crowds thronged the roads outside the hospital where four-time former chief minister K. Karunakaran died and along the route to his home as political leaders cutting across ... Read more...

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Metro crowded due to ‘Dhan Teras’


November 3rd, 2010 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 3 (IANS) Some Delhi Metro stations witnessed a huge rush Wednesday evening owing to the Dhan Teras festival, leading to snags and minor delays in movement of trains which ... Read more...

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Crowds may elude Obama in Mumbai


November 2nd, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 2 (IANS) Crowds may elude US President Barack Obama who will be in Mumbai for over 24 hours Saturday and Sunday, officials said.The world's most powerful leader will touch ... Read more...

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Jon Stewart’s Rally To Restore Sanity Draws Huge Crowd


October 31st, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Looks like Comedy Central show host Jon Stewart has a much bigger fan following that most people assumed as the Rally to Restore Sanity has been ... Read more...

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Pakistan keen on reviving hockey series with India


October 28th, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
By Khalid Omar Karachi, Oct 28 (IANS) Pakistan's hockey chiefs plan to push for the revival of bilateral matches against India during next month's International Hockey Federation (FIH) meet in Switzerland. Pakistan Hockey ... Read more...

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Pakistan to send video clip to convince ICC about security


October 18th, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
By Omar Khalid Karachi, Oct 18 (IANS) In its attempt to convince the world about the security situation at home, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has decided to send to the International Cricket ... Read more...

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Thousands of Kerala kids initiated into world of letters


October 17th, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 17 (IANS) Thousands of tiny tots across Kerala were initiated into the world of letters Sunday at temples, institutions and even churches on Vijayadashami day, celebrated as Dussehra in north ... Read more...

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AIADMK steps into 39th year


October 17th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 17 (IANS) Tamil Nadu's major opposition party AIADMK stepped into its 39th year Sunday with party cadres celebrating the day across the state by garlanding founder M.G. Ramachandran's (MGR) statues.At ... Read more...

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Fleet Week 2010 Kicks Off


October 8th, 2010 - 9:28 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez The annual Fleet Week began with a spectacular show on Thursday which enabled fans to get a sneak peek into what to expect from the air show in the ... Read more...

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