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‘Supermen of Malegaon’ - poignant, hilarious ode to filmmaking (IANS Movie Review)


June 29th, 2012 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Supermen of Malegaon"; Cast: Sheikh Nasir, Akram Khan, Shafique and Farogh Jafri; Director: Faiza Ahmad Khan; Rating: 4.5/5There is global cinema and national cinema. In a country like India, ... Read more...

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Amicus curiae report on Gulberg points at Modi, Congress attacks BJP (Lead)


May 7th, 2012 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
AhmedabadNew Delhi, May 7 (IANS) In fresh trouble for Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, a Supreme Court-appointed amicus curiae's report on the Gulberg Society carnage said that Modi's role ... Read more...

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Don’t want to associate with every film: Akshaye Khanna


February 2nd, 2012 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) Actor Akshaye Khanna says it wasn't a conscious decision not to sign too many films, adding that he can't think of associating himself with ... Read more...

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Satish Kaushik as common man in ‘Gali Gali Chor Hai’


January 30th, 2012 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) Director-actor Satish Kaushik, known for his comic timing, says his role in Rumi Jafri's "Gali Gali Chor Hai" is not unique. He just represents ... Read more...

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Waiting for change: Play talks of contemporary Pakistan


January 19th, 2012 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) Insha, the saviour who offers the hope of deliverance, and Mansha, the horror of intimidation and repression, have timed their appearance well in a play ... Read more...

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Apex court appoints senior counsel to defend Kasab


September 21st, 2011 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) In keeping with the highest traditions of fair play in India's judiciary, the Supreme Court has appointed senior counsel Raju Ramachandran as amicus curiae ... Read more...

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Apex court order no reason to celebrate: Bhatt to Modi


September 15th, 2011 - 2:18 am ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Sep 15 (IANS) Suspended IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt has written an open letter to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, saying that he has "completely misconstrued" the Supreme Court ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

How Zakia Jafri’s complaint reached apex court


September 12th, 2011 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Zakia Jafri, widow of former MP Ehsan Jafri killed in the Gulberg Society carnage during the 2002 Gujarat riots, moved the Supreme Court in ... Read more...

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Gulberg Society case: Apex court verdict Monday


September 11th, 2011 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 11 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday is likely to pronounce its verdict on a petition alleging deliberate inaction on the part of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra ... Read more...

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Pakistani play on peace touches heart in Delhi


July 16th, 2011 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) Not a single eye was dry among the 200-strong audience at the Gandhi Smriti auditorium in the capital when a Pakistani troupe performed a dance-drama ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Sanjiv Bhat has shown courage, says Jafri’s widow


April 22nd, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, April 22 (IANS) Former Congress parliamentarian Ehsan Jafri's widow Zakia Jafri Friday hailed senior Gujarat police officer Sanjiv Bhat's affidavit in the Supreme Court directly naming state Chief ... Read more...

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Lahore HC CJ refuses to hear petition against Davis’ release


March 18th, 2011 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 18 (ANI): The Chief Justice of the Lahore High Court (LHC), Justice Ijaz Chaudhry, has refused to hear a petition challenging the release of CIA contractor Raymond Davis today.Justice ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

ISI-CIA deal clinched Davis release, US denies paying blood money (Lead)


March 17th, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad/Washington, March 17 (IANS) The release of Raymond Davis, an American who killed two men in Lahore, was based on a clandestine deal struck between Pakistan's spy agency ISI ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Davis’s release challenged in Pakistan court


March 17th, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 17 (IANS) A petition was filed in a Pakistan court Thursday challenging the release of CIA security contractor Raymond Davis, who was let off Wednesday after paying compensation ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Togadia on SIT probe: It’s victimization for his Hindu identity


May 10th, 2010 - 10:23 pm ICT by ANI
Gandhi Nagar, May 10 (ANI): Vishwa Hindu Parishad leader Pravin Togadia on Monday alleged that he was being victimized for belonging to the Hindu community."My crime is that I am ... Read more...

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Gujarat challenges SIT power to summon Modi


April 16th, 2010 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) The Gujarat government Friday contended that neither can the Supreme Court halt trials of various post-Godhra riot cases and nor can the special probe panel ... Read more...

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Modi does not appear before SIT Sunday


March 21st, 2010 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, March 21 (IANS) Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi did not appear before the Special Investigation Team (SIT) to depose Sunday, on accusations made by Zakia Jaffri, widow of former Congress ... Read more...

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Key prosecutors quit Godhra riots case


March 2nd, 2010 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, March 2 (IANS) Two key public prosecutors in a 2002 arson case of the Gujarat riots, in which Congress MP Ehsaan Jafri lost his life with many others, Tuesday submitted their ... Read more...

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‘Student-to-student interaction will help build Indo-Pak relationship’


January 11th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan 11(ANI): A group of National College of Arts (NCA) students, who recently visited India to attend the annual National Association of Students of Architecture (NASA) convention in Chennai, have said ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Passengers On Flight Recount Terrorist Attack


December 27th, 2009 - 1:26 am ICT by GD
By Madhuri DeyDec. 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Airbus 330 of the Northwest Airlines came under a terrorist attack on Dec. 25. Thankfully, the attempt was pretty harebrained, and was foiled by the ... Read more...

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Gujarat to challenge probe by apex court panel against Modi


July 30th, 2009 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) The Gujarat government Thursday told the Supreme Court that it was set to challenge the court's April 27 order for a probe into the role of ... Read more...

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Apex court appoints two more officials to Gujarat probe panel


May 15th, 2009 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday included two more former police officers in a special panel it constituted last year to probe crucial cases of the 2002 communal ... Read more...

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Supreme Court orders probe into Modi’s role in Gujarat riots (Lead)


April 27th, 2009 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday ordered a special probe panel to investigate the role of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and top state officials in the 2002 ... Read more...

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Delhi art lovers rally at Christie’s charity auction


February 7th, 2009 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) The recession doesn't seem to have dampened the spirit of the capital's art lovers who purchased paintings and artefacts worth millions of rupees at an ... Read more...

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A professional, enterprising face of Indian Muslims


June 19th, 2008 - 9:53 am ICT by IANS
By Brij Khandelwal Agra, June 19 (IANS) Breaking stereotypes about Muslims in India, a new directory here says the community is producing doctors, lawyers, accountants, poets, artists, architects, businessmen and experts in many ... Read more...

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Nepal Welcomes Democracy


June 1st, 2008 - 11:48 pm ICT by admin
By Tanveer Jafri At last 240 years old monarchy has met its end in Nepal, a neighbor country of India. This year, in the month of April there ... Read more...

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Aurangabad court halted from hearing plea against Srinagar girl


March 14th, 2008 - 12:56 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday restrained a court in Aurangabad from acting on a plea of a Muslim man who claimed a Srinagar girl to be his wife ... Read more...

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Pakistanis more prone to lose sense of taste, smell than Westerners


February 15th, 2008 - 1:21 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, Feb 15 (ANI): Pakistanis are more likely to lose their sense of sense of smell and taste as compared to Westerners, says a new study.The study, conducted by University of Health ... Read more...

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