invaluable contribution

We will miss you, Manmohan tells Pranab

June 26th, 2012 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday told Pranab Mukherjee that he and other cabinet ministers had benefited from the long-running union minister's advice on several ... Read more...

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Roerich row: Russia seeks Indian government’s intervention

April 23rd, 2012 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kullu (Himachal Pradesh), April 23 (IANS) Russia has accused the Himachal Pradesh government of "behaving in a rude and uncivilised manner" over the working of the trust that manages late ... Read more...

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Spirit of Kolkata celebrated

February 27th, 2012 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 27 (IANS) Some called it their "muse" some their "inspiration" and some felt "special" to be a part of it. Celebrities from various fields rejoiced in the 'Spirit ... Read more...

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Big B to be honoured at Pune film fest

January 10th, 2012 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 10 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan will be honoured at the 10th Pune International Film Festival to be held here Jan 12-19."The Pune Film Festival wishes to ... Read more...

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Reliance Mediaworks’ image-processing technique bags Oscar

January 9th, 2012 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) Members of Reliance Mediaworks' Global Imaging Technology Centre will receive the prestigious Academy plaques at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences's Scientific and ... Read more...

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Ambika Soni condoles death of veteran journalist Ajit Bhattacharjea

April 5th, 2011 - 10:14 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 5 (ANI): Union Minister of Information and Broadcasting Ambika Soni has condoled the death of Ajit Bhattarcharjea, a veteran journalist and renowned editor who passed away yesterday.In ... Read more...

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Japan quake search team leaves New Zealand for disaster in own country

March 12th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Mar.12 (ANI): A Japanese search team working in the earthquake-devastated Christchurch city of New Zealand is returning to Japan to deal with the crisis there.New Zealand Prime Minister John Key ... Read more...

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Chandigarh institute awards degrees to 330 students

February 4th, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 4 (IANS) Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad Friday gave away degrees to 330 students at the 31st convocation of Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) here.Nepal President ... Read more...

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UK Special Representative Cowper-Coles resigns after criticism over war strategy in Afghanistan

September 8th, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) --British Special Representative to Afghanistan and Pakistan, Sherard Cowper-Coles, resigned from his position with immediate effect on Wednesday after press reports about his criticism over the war strategy in ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

94.3 Radio One And Navjyoti Foundation Join Hands

September 7th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Radio One, India's only music station, joined hands with Navjyoti Foundation which works towards the uplift of the underprivileged children for a special morning show ... Read more...

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Sudhir Mishra, Ketan Mehta felicitated by French government

July 16th, 2010 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) Bollywood directors Sudhir Mishra and Ketan Mehta have been felicitated by the French government for their contribution to Indian cinema. The duo were honoured at the Taj Mahal ... Read more...

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Two IAF squadrons to be decorated with “Presidential Standards”

March 6th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 6 (ANI): President Pratibha Patil will confer the prestigious military award (Presidential Standards) on the two premier units of the Indian Air Force (IAF), the 49 Squadron and ... Read more...

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Rahman sings for India-Australia friendship (With Images)

January 17th, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Neena Bhandari Sydney, Jan 17 (IANS) Forty thousand Sydneysiders Saturday night clapped and cheered as the 'Mozart of Madras' A.R. Rahman and his troupe provided a spectacular musical extravaganza to salute India-Australia ... Read more...

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Kapil Dev honoured with a doctorate degree in Chennai

November 15th, 2009 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Nov 15 (ANI): Former cricket captain Kapil Dev was honoured with a doctorate degree by MGR University here.The ace cricketer was conferred the degree for his invaluable contribution to the ... Read more...

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Government to make Oil Safety Directorate statutory body

October 20th, 2009 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Murli Deora Tuesday said the government would take steps to make the Oil Industry Safety Directorate a statutory body as part of ... Read more...

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Party posts irrelevant for Vajpayee, Advani: Jaitley

September 29th, 2009 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 29 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Arun Jaitley Tuesday said party veterans Atal Bihari Vajpayee and L.K. Advani had made invaluable contribution to the BJP and their guidance ... Read more...

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101 Birthday of Martyr Rajguru

August 26th, 2009 - 7:53 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
On the occasion of completion of birth centenary of revered martyr RAJGURU, producers Shree Bhawani Chitra Combine's "SWARAAJ... The Independence" Leading Advocate Mohan Pimple, Director, Ashok Kamle, CEO of Global Music Company ... Read more...

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Serve as bridge of friendship between India, Qatar, PM tells expats

November 10th, 2008 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Doha, Nov 10 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has called upon the vast Indian community in Qatar to continue to act as a bridge of friendship between this Gulf nation and India."India ... Read more...

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Lt. General Chandele gets Eminent Engineer of the Year award

September 16th, 2008 - 11:08 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept 16 (ANI): Lieutenant General AKS Chandele the Director General of Corps of Electronics and Mechanical Engineers and the Colonel Commandant was today conferred the prestigious Eminent Engineer Award ... Read more...

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VV Kamat receives lifetime contribution award

March 11th, 2008 - 7:39 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, Mar 11 (ANI/Business Wire India): The International Council of Pacific Area Travel Writers Association (PATWA) today honoured Vithal Venkatesh Kamat, Executive Chairman and Managing Director of Kamat Hotels India Limited (KHIL) ... Read more...

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2010 World Cup organisers dismiss ‘internal rifts’

February 19th, 2008 - 1:02 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Johannesburg, Feb 19 (Xinhua) South African organisers of the 2010 football World Cup denied "internal rifts" exposed by local media as FIFA officials kicked off a weeklong inspection for preparations. Irvin Khoza, ... Read more...

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