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‘30 Minutes Or Less’ - Good, but could have been better

October 9th, 2011 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "30 Minutes Or Less": Cast: Jesse Eisenberg, Danny McBride, Aziz Ansari, Nick Swardson, Dilshad Vadsaria: Director: Ruben Fleischer: Rating: **1/2Mixed genre films seem to be the flavour of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Vidya Stokes recipe for longevity - no grains for 50 years

September 4th, 2011 - 11:25 am ICT by IANS
Shimla, Sep 4 (IANS) "Age cannot wither her nor can custom stale her infinite variety," is what Shakespeare wrote for Cleopatra. The same, it seems, could be true for ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

‘You don’t sound black’: Prince Harry in new race row

February 11th, 2009 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 11 (IANS) Britain's Prince Harry has sparked a new race row after allegedly telling a celebrity comedian that he did not "sound like a black chap". Comedian Stephen K. Amos told ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Five get life term for raping German tourist

January 28th, 2009 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 28 (IANS) A city court sentenced five Haryana youth to life imprisonment Wednesday, a day after they were held guily of abduction and gang rape of a German tourist in ... Read more...

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Five convicted in Chandigarh’s German gang-rape case

January 27th, 2009 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 27 (IANS) Five youth from Haryana were convicted by a court here Tuesday for the gang-rape of a young German tourist visiting the city in September last year.Pankaj, Manvir Singh ... Read more...

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Gang-raped German woman appears in Chandigarh court

January 16th, 2009 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 16 (IANS) A young German woman, who was gang-raped by five youths after being taken on a drive from an upscale hotel here last year, appeared before a local court ... Read more...

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British Royals deny racism in Indian polo player Sooty row

January 15th, 2009 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 15 (ANI): Prince Charles and his two sons, William and Harry, have slammed allegations that they are racist, after reports claiming that they called an Indian friend Sooty emerged.Polo ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Obamania at its height in Kenya (Letter from Nairobi)

January 15th, 2009 - 11:00 am ICT by IANS
Nairobi, Jan 15 (IANS) Barack Obama's election as US president has made him an idol in his father's homeland Kenya, with his pictures gracing calendars, vehicles and the walls of many homes. ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Indian friend of British royals says they aren’t racist

January 14th, 2009 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 14 (IANS) Prince Harry, flayed for using a racist word to describe a fellow Pakistani officer, has received unexpected support from an Indian-origin friend who says the royals call him ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Gang-raped German woman to return to Chandigarh and depose

January 12th, 2009 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 12 (IANS) A young German woman who was gang-raped by five youths after being taken on a drive from an upscale hotel here in September 2008 is arriving in the ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Of Cherie, her memoirs and the India connection

November 22nd, 2008 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Britain has come a long way since the time people would stare at an English woman sitting with an Indian man, Cherie Blair, wife of former prime ... Read more...

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The nine-day-old Japanese baby seeks Indian laws to have a heart

August 6th, 2008 - 7:42 pm ICT by ANI
By Lokendra Singh Jaipur, Aug. 6 (ANI): A nine-day old Japanese test tube infant, who took birth here two weeks ago at a private hospital in Ahmedabad, is faced with an unusual ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Mall revolution back home blows away visiting NRIs (Special)

June 23rd, 2008 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Kul Bhushan "Mind blowing," said my Indian friend from Dubai after visiting a shopping mall. No, he was not commenting on a shopping mall in Dubai but one in New Delhi. He ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Man held for selling fake US degrees in Chennai

June 7th, 2008 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 7 (IANS) A man has been arrested for fraud after he allegedly fleeced over 100 people by selling them fake doctorate degrees, police said here Saturday. According to police sources, ... Read more...

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Helping foreigners, NRIs adjust to a complex India

June 4th, 2008 - 10:16 am ICT by IANS
By Papri Sri Raman Chennai, June 4 (IANS) Josephine Agular is an African American who is very sad that she may have to leave Chennai without a single Indian friend after living here ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

British top cop helps schools in Punjab

February 29th, 2008 - 9:14 pm ICT by admin
(Seham) Jalandhar, Feb.29 (ANI): While visiting Seham Village along with his Indian friend Balbir Singh Kang, Dave Gee might have never anticipated that his next six years would be devoted to school ... Read more...

Posted in National |