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UPA still has substantial majority: Congress

September 19th, 2012 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) The Congress Wednesday said that the UPA had "substantial majority" in the Lok Sabha despite the Trinamool Congress deciding to withdraw support, but hoped ... Read more...

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VIP quota for Haj pilgrimage cut by apex court (Lead)

July 23rd, 2012 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday reduced the VIP quota for Haj pilgrimage from 2,550 to just 300.The apex court bench of Justice Aftab Alam and Justice ... Read more...

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Apex court seeks details of Haj quota

May 8th, 2012 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday sought details of the reservation of 11,000 seats for various categories in India's annual Haj quota, saying the subsidy for the ... Read more...

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‘Potter’ success cannot be repeated: Radcliffe

March 19th, 2011 - 3:52 am ICT by IANS
London, March 19 (IANS) Actor Daniel Radcliffe accepts he will never again achieve the career success he has had with "Harry Potter".Radcliffe is getting ready for the release of the ... Read more...

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2 more athletes pull out, but 400-strong Canadian team coming

September 29th, 2010 - 9:31 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Sep 29 (IANS) Two more Canadian athletes Tuesday pulled out of the Commonwealth Games starting in New Delhi Oct 3.Woman diver Meaghan Benfeito cited a shoulder injury and badminton player Alvin ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

First Grandmother Of USA Settled In White House

February 17th, 2010 - 9:31 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Washington, Feb 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Marian Robinson, the mother-in-law of US President Barack Obama has spent the larger part of her life in Chicago and that explains why she was ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Heidi Montag’s Doctor Talks About Her Surgery Marathon

February 2nd, 2010 - 8:24 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Television personality Heidi Montag has been hitting headlines for quite some time now since it was revealed that the television star underwent ten plastic surgeries in ... Read more...

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Preity Zinta not an ‘item girl’ in my film: Director

October 9th, 2009 - 9:20 am ICT by IANS
By Joginder Tuteja Mumbai, Oct 9 (IANS) She is making a special appearance in a song in his directorial debut "Main Aurr Mrs. Khanna", but filmmaker Prem R. Soni says it will ... Read more...

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By hiring cousin, I’m not starting family empire: Bhandarkar

February 6th, 2009 - 9:13 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 6 (IANS) Director Madhur Bhandarkar has hired his cousin Kalpesh as a cinematographer for "Jail" and says he is giving him a chance in the film only because "he's talented"."I've ... Read more...

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Cowgirl role inspires Nicole Kidman to buy cattle ranch

October 21st, 2008 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 21 (ANI): Nicole Kidman has bought a cattle ranch in Australia after being inspired from a movie role. For her role in ''Australia'', the Oscar-winner had to herd cows. Kidman, whose ... Read more...

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