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Salman launches online petition for Sarabjit’s release


June 30th, 2012 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 30 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has launched an online petition seeking the release of Sarabjit Singh, an Indian on death row in Pakistan."To people from all ... Read more...

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Support me to help free Sarabjit, Salman urges Pakistanis


June 29th, 2012 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 29 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has urged the people of Pakistan to help him in efforts to free Sarabjit Singh, the Indian who is on death ... Read more...

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Kerala liquor suppliers threaten supply shutdown


June 21st, 2012 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 21 (IANS) Distillers and brewers in Kerala Thursday threatened to suspend liquor supplies from next month if the state government fails to increase the purchase price of liquor.The ... Read more...

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Uma warns Mulayam against hooliganism, minority appeasement


April 19th, 2012 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 19 (IANS) Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Uma Bharti Thursday cautioned the state government against minority appeasement.In the state capital to be sworn in as the ... Read more...

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Preity requests fans not to leak ‘Ishq In Paris’ photos


February 15th, 2012 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 15 (IANS) Preity Zinta loved being surrounded by fans on Valentine's Day while shooting for her debut production "Ishq In Paris", but she requests them not to prematurely ... Read more...

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Great idea but pass our bill first, Team Anna tells Rahul


August 26th, 2011 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) Team Anna Friday appreciated Congress MP Rahul Gandhi's suggestion that the Lokpal be elevated to constitutional status. They, however, stuck to their demand that ... Read more...

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BJP demands inquiry into Srinagar cleric’s killing


April 15th, 2011 - 12:22 am ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Apr 14 (ANI): Condemning the killing of Islamic cleric Maulana Showkat Ahmad Shah, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday demanded an inquiry to unearth the 'conspiracy' and the identity ... Read more...

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Mulayam Singh flays Mayawati for targeting party supporters


February 4th, 2011 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
Lucknow, Feb 4 (ANI): Samajwadi Party President Mulayam Singh Yadav has cautioned Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati for her alleged pick and choose approach in ... Read more...

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Experts decipher Burmese letter to King George II after more than 250yrs


January 15th, 2011 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 15 (ANI): Experts have finally deciphered a letter made from pure gold that was sent to King George II from a Burmese king in 1756.Sent by King Alaungphaya, the letter ... Read more...

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Guilty in 2G spectrum saga will be punished: PM (Lead)


November 20th, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) Refraining from any direct personal remarks on the 2G spectrum scam, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday said no one found guilty of wrong-doing will be spared, ... Read more...

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None found guilty will be spared: PM on 2G scam


November 20th, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) In his first public remarks on the 2G spectrum scandal, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday said anyone found guilty of wrong-doing will be brought to book ... Read more...

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Dhanush apologises for objectionable scenes in ‘Uthama Puthiran’


November 11th, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 11 (IANS) Tamil star Dhanush has apologised for hurting the sentiments of a section of society through some scenes in his just released movie "Uthama Puthiran"."Our aim was not ... Read more...

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Imphal’s journalists demonstrate for free speech after militant death threats


October 29th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Oct.29 (ANI): Hundreds of journalists demonstrate against militant threats that forced media houses to suspend publications in Imphal.All media houses remained shut and newspapers have not hit the stands for the ... Read more...

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Modi slams central government for fake encounter case delay


October 5th, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
Rajkot, Oct 5 (ANI): Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi has slammed the central government for delay in probing the alleged fake encounter case of Sohrabuddin Sheikh.Addressing a public rally here on ... Read more...

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Militants in Manipur want journalists and doctors to follow their diktats


September 21st, 2010 - 9:20 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Sep.21 (ANI): Many professionals in Manipur believe that they are not safe here, as they have to face threats from different factions of the militant outfit Kangeipak-Communist Party (KCP). Recently, ... Read more...

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Rahman asks media to project ‘positive image’ of CWG


August 16th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Oscar winner A.R. Rahman, who has composed the theme song of the Commonwealth Games, said Monday that he was pained by the negative publicity for the ... Read more...

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Commonwealth Games linked to country’s prestige: Congress leaders


July 28th, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) A day after Congress MP Mani Shankar Aiyar slammed the Commonwealth Games, many of his party colleagues frowned at the remarks, saying the showpiece event ... Read more...

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Barun Sobti pissed off with his name


April 22nd, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 22, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Television actor Barun Sobti, who was last seen in Star One's Dill Mill Gayye but had quit the show as he bagged a lead role in ... Read more...

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“Lesser it is, the better it is”-Jennifer Winget


March 23rd, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
March 23, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):One of the bong beauties of small screen industry, Jennifer Winget aka Dr. Riddhima of "Dill Mill Gayye' shares some tips and her stance on Fashion with ... Read more...

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International coastal cleanup day observed in Chennai, Mumbai


September 19th, 2009 - 11:13 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai/ Mumbai, Sep 19(ANI): As part of spreading awareness about cleanliness, International Coastal Cleanup day was organized by the Indian Coast Guard in Chennai and Mumbai on Saturday to clean the beaches.Thousands ... Read more...

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Shiv turns 48


July 14th, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The first son of icon of Kannada cinema Dr. Rajakumar, Shivarajakumar turned 48 on 13th July.The celebration was not limited to just cake cutting, taking greetings from innumerable fans, industry friends and ... Read more...

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Congress hits back at Advani over his anti-Ambedkar remarks


March 2nd, 2009 - 11:07 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 2 (ANI): Agitated over BJP leader L.K. Advanis remarks blaming Congress of having acted against Dr. B R. Ambedkar at one time, the party on Monday chose to ... Read more...

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SMS for vote irritates voters in Delhi


November 29th, 2008 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) The flood of SMSes by political parties seeking votes began as a novel idea but it is now irritating many in Delhi. "Enough is enough! I ... Read more...

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PETA writes to Indian, Nepali PMs on elephant deaths


June 24th, 2008 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) Concerned about the deaths of elephants due to alleged firings on them near the India-Nepal border, the People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has written to ... Read more...

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Hindus call for abolition of Internal Security Act in Malaysia


April 26th, 2008 - 2:51 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, Apr 26 (ANI): A group of Hindu Rights Action Force (Hindraf) supporters reportedly handed over a letter writing in a child-like handwriting yesterday to the countrys highest ranking office, ... Read more...

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Gujarat fishermen demand representation in legislature


December 7th, 2007 - 3:52 pm ICT by admin
Porbandar (Gujarat), Dec 7 (ANI): While the entire Gujarat is agog with election activities for the upcoming Assembly polls next week, fishermen in Porbandar seem to be aloof from it. The reason ... Read more...

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