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Artists should look for art in rural India: Nageen Tanvir (With Image)


September 1st, 2012 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) The younger generation of artists should explore the country's rural and traditional roots to hone their art, says classic vocalist Nageen Tanvir, daughter of late ... Read more...

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Habib Tanvir’s contribution to Indian theatre now in a book


September 1st, 2012 - 1:04 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) "Habib Tanvir: Towards an Inclusive Theatre", a book on the life of the late veteran playwright and director and his contribution to the Indian theatre ... Read more...

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Obama names Indian-American as federal judge


June 12th, 2012 - 9:44 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 12 (IANS) Chandigarh-born Indian-American legal liminary Srikanth 'Sri' Srinivasan has been nominated by President Barack Obama to what is "often called the nation's second-highest court", the US ... Read more...

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Bangkok’s insect food: protein-rich cricket cookies, bamboo-worm pizzas (Feature with pics)


March 25th, 2012 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, March 25 (IANS) These appetizers are also crispy and crunchy although the extra pairs of legs and tentacles do not make them look so yummy like your regular chicken ... Read more...

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Green tea business grows in India amid health awareness


February 26th, 2012 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 26 (IANS) More and more tea makers are adding green tea in their portfolio as consumers in India are developing a taste for the beverage for its many ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Shahrukh Khan: Back On The Telly With Zor Ka Jhatka


December 18th, 2010 - 7:42 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The rugged landscape of Argentina is just perfect for all kinds of tough tasks that the contestants have to undergo. Reports are that an extremely challenging set of games are going ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

India captured in a billion shades (IANS Books)


August 14th, 2010 - 10:21 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) At a time when there has been a dramatic surge of interest in India, here comes a coffee table book that captures the country in all ... Read more...

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New publishing venture Gyaana Books launches first titles


January 25th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) Gyaana Books, a new publishing venture based in the Indian capital, has unveiled its first books in association with Writer's Side and bookmeabook.com Founded by Divya Dubey, ... Read more...

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Court gives green signal to DDA to allot flats


November 6th, 2009 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 6 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday gave the green signal to the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) to start alloting flats under the 2008 housing scheme, which was mired ... Read more...

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‘Rakhi Ka Swayamvar’ finale breaks record for NDTV Imagine


August 3rd, 2009 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 3 (IANS) The much-hyped finale of Rakhi Sawant's 'swayamvar' on NDTV Imagine gave the channel its highest Television Rating Points (TRPs) ever since its launch in January 2008. The final episode ... Read more...

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Rakhi Sawant finally selects life partner in reality TV show (Lead)


August 3rd, 2009 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 2 (IANS) India's first televised 'swayamvar' concluded here late Sunday with item girl Rakhi Sawant choosing Toronto-based Elesh Parujanwala as her life partner in a unique reality TV show. In NDTV ... Read more...

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All eyes on Rakhi’s choice now


August 2nd, 2009 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 2 (IANS) The stage was set for the grand finale of "Rakhi ka Swayamvar", the reality TV show, with the three prospective grooms dressed in traditional shervani and turban ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Marriage made in heaven, or on TV? Rakhi decides Sunday


July 31st, 2009 - 9:37 am ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) Will she? Won't she? Rakhi Sawant moved from being an outspoken item girl to a coy bride, and now the question whether she will ... Read more...

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Rakhi Sawant observes ‘Karva Chauth’ for five men


July 15th, 2009 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 15 (IANS) Here is one more instance of Rakhi Sawant's crazy stunts. Karva Chauth -- a festival that celebrates wedded bliss -- is a few months away, but the item ... Read more...

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Noida grows, but poor infrastructure, closure of industries haunt


April 17th, 2009 - 10:52 am ICT by IANS
Noida, April 17 (IANS) Despite being a virtual extension of India's national capital, this industrial hub, software centre and leisure destination still laments over poor power supply and roads, making the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Obama names two Indian-Americans to key posts (Roundup)


January 20th, 2009 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 20 (IANS) Hours before his inauguration, president-elect Barack Obama Tuesday appointed two leading Indian-American lawyers - Neal Kumar Katyal and Preeta Bansal - to key posts.Neal Kumar Katyal's appointment to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Nine years later, court orders damages to Kandahar passengers (Lead)


December 4th, 2008 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) Justice has finally been delivered to the passengers who had boarded the Indian Airlines flight from Kathmandu to New Delhi that was hijacked to Kandahar in Afghanistan ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Haryana to import soil fungus to increase fertility


October 11th, 2008 - 12:48 am ICT by IANS
Sirsa (Haryana), Oct 10 (IANS) Haryana will import soil fungus from other countries to increase soil fertility in the state, it was announced here Friday.Chaudhary Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University (HAU) ... Read more...

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Patiala court gives life imprisonment to IC-814 hijacking convicts


February 5th, 2008 - 8:03 pm ICT by admin
Patiala, Feb 5 (ANI): A special court in Patiala on Tuesday sentenced all three accused in the IC-814 hijacking case of 1999 to life imprisonment.Abdul Latif, Yusuf Nepali and Dilip Kumar ... Read more...

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Three accused found guilty in Kandahar hijacking case


February 5th, 2008 - 2:41 pm ICT by admin
Patiala, Feb 5 (ANI): A special court here today found the three accused -- Abdul Latif, Dalip Kumar and Yusuf Nepali -- guilty in connection with the Indian Airlines plane IC-814 hijacking ... Read more...

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Patiala court to give verdict in Kandahar hijacking case


February 5th, 2008 - 10:45 am ICT by admin
Patiala, Feb 5 (ANI): A special court here today will pronounce its verdict in connection with the Indian Airlines plane IC-814 hijacking case.On January 29, the court had deferred its verdict for ... Read more...

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Patiala court defers verdict in Kandahar hijacking case


January 29th, 2008 - 7:20 pm ICT by admin
Patiala, Jan 29 (ANI): A special court here today deferred its verdict in connection with the Indian Airlines plane IC-814 hijacking case till February 5. On January 18, Special Judge Inderjit Singh Walia ... Read more...

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