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Patil opens World Philatelic Exhibition in Delhi

February 12th, 2011 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb.12 (ANI): The President, Pratibha Devisingh Patil, on Saturday, opened the India Post organized INDIPEX 2011,a World Philatelic Exhibition at Pragati Maidan here.The week-long event will be from February 12 ... Read more...

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Delhi gears up for mega winter theatre festival (With Image)

January 4th, 2011 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) A repertoire of 82 plays from across the world, three photographic exhibitions, live theatre projects, an Asia-Pacific theatre showcase and new media theatre will be on display ... Read more...

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I wish I was an actor in 1950s-60s: Aamir Khan

September 5th, 2010 - 12:22 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 4 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan is so fond of films of the 1950s-60s that he wishes he was an actor in that era, which he describes as the ... Read more...

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A tribute to Delhi in Penguin’s spring lit fest

March 22nd, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Tales from the underbelly of the Indian capital told by a gamut of writers as diverse as William Dalrymple, Sam Miller, Mahmood Farooqui and Danish Husain brought ... Read more...

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US TV stations to broadcast Indian American animator’s films

November 24th, 2009 - 11:03 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, Nov 24 (IANS) Several PBS television stations in Colorado are set to broadcast animation films made by Indian American Manick Sorcar in time for the holiday season. All of Sorcar's ... Read more...

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Assam’s travelling theatre coming to Delhi

October 28th, 2009 - 9:37 am ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Guwahati, Oct 28 (IANS) One of Assam's popular travelling theatre groups that play to packed houses in both urban and rural areas is all set to entertain crowds in ... Read more...

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Nepal gives world its first Rajbanshi Gita

June 16th, 2009 - 9:56 am ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, June 16 (IANS) It is available in languages as diverse as Hebrew and Hungarian. Now the Bhagvad Gita - a scriptural classic that provides the essence of Hindu philosophy ... Read more...

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Chinese scholar wo translated Ramayana honoured

June 7th, 2008 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 7 (IANS) 96-year-old Ji Xianlin, who had translated major Indian epics like the Ramayana into Chinese, was Friday evening conferred the Padma Bhushan by visiting Indian External Affairs Minister Pranab ... Read more...

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External Affairs minister Pranab Mukherjee meets Chinese Vice President

June 6th, 2008 - 10:28 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing , June 6 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee, who is on a four-day visit to China to enhance strategic and diplomatic ties, on Friday met with Chinese Vice President ... Read more...

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