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Linda pockets chess title


May 29th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Pondicherry, May 29 (IANS) Local star Linda Rangarajan with 9.0 points emerged champion in the third KACC International FIDE Rating chess tournament (below 2200) here Tuesday.In the final round, Linda ... Read more...

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Rangarajan leads field in chess meet


May 28th, 2012 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
Pondicherry, May 28 (IANS) Local star L. Rangarajan scalped top seed K. Gunasekaran to lead the field with 7.0 points after the seventh round of the third KACC International FIDE ... Read more...

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Maoists kill CRPF trooper in Chhattisgarh


March 26th, 2012 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, March 26 (IANS) A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) trooper was gunned down and his colleague injured in a gunfight Monday with Maoists in a forested area in Chhattisgarh's ... Read more...

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Debut directors impressed the most at National Awards: Hattangady


March 7th, 2012 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Rohini Hattangady, the only Indian actress to have won the prestigious BAFTA award, says the new breed of directors are adept with the global appeal ... Read more...

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Jewellery shop burgled in Tamil Nadu town


February 22nd, 2012 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 21 (IANS) Burglars targeted a jewellery shop in Tamil Nadu's Tirupur hoisery town and fled with gold and diamond jewellery worth around Rs.14 crore, police said Tuesday.According to ... Read more...

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No celebrations, it’s exam time for Hansika (Tamil Movie Snippets)


November 3rd, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai Nov 3 (IANS) Hansika Motwani, who gave an impressive performance in recently released "Velayudham", is not basking in the glory of the film's success. Instead, she is burning the ... Read more...

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Social schemes not reaching the needy: NGO audit


July 13th, 2011 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Benefits of social security schemes related to health, employment and housing are not reaching the socially marginalised people, said an NGO's audit report released here ... Read more...

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From ‘crorepatis’ to poor, Kerala poll fray has them all


April 6th, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, April 6 (IANS) One candidate has an enviable Rs.15 crore in assets while another has a paltry Rs.1,000 to his name. Candidates for the Kerala assembly polls come ... Read more...

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Book burning by Malaysian Indians sparks debate


January 19th, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 19 (IANS) Burning of copies of a book that refers to caste system among Malaysian Indians, allegedly by some Hindu groups, has triggered an animated debate.The point being ... Read more...

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‘Tera Kya Hoga Johnny’ release postponed indefinitely (Movie Snippets)


December 28th, 2010 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) Filmmaker Sudhir Mishra's "Tera Kya Hoga Johnny" seems jinxed! The movie was wrapped up in 2008 and was slated for a New Year's eve release, but ... Read more...

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Sudhir Mishra: ‘Tera Kya Hoga Johnny’ Is Not About ‘Marathi Manoos Vs. Immigrant’


December 14th, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
will be releasing this Friday after waiting for two years. He finished shooting for the movie in 2008 but it could not release till now because of some unknown reasons.The ... Read more...

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‘Tera Kya Hoga…’ Sudhir Mishra’s tribute to Mumbai (IANS Preview)


December 13th, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) After exploring Mumbai in "Dharavi", "Is Raat Ki Subah Nahi" and "Chameli", director Sudhir Mishra is set to take audiences through the murky lanes of the western ... Read more...

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People’s poet Ayyappan gets a ‘royal’ funeral in Kerala


October 26th, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 26 (IANS) People's poet A. Ayyappan lived a bohemian life - he lived and died on the streets. But ironically, he was given a grand state funeral here Tuesday and ... Read more...

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Arya-Udhayanidhi launch Aanmai Thavaral audio


September 24th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 24, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): In recent times, Tamil film industry has been finding the best titles in Tamil that in turn grabs everyone's attention. Followed by few catchy titles like ... Read more...

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Kerala to get fifth airport


September 2nd, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 2 (IANS) The Kerala government Thursday gave the nod to a proposed airport to be built at Aranmula in the state's Pathanamthitta district in which the Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani ... Read more...

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92 teams participate in IGNOU quiz contest in Bangalore


August 10th, 2010 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 10 (IANS) A total 92 teams of two members each participated in the first-ever multi-city inter-school general quiz contest hosted by the Indira Gandhi Open University (IGNOU) here Tuesday. Sri ... Read more...

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Find ways to increase population, Indians urged in Malaysia


July 6th, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, July 6 (IANS) Religious and welfare organisations must come together to find ways to increase the Indian population in Malaysia, a community leader has said, expressing concern at the dwindling ... Read more...

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Religious groups in Malaysia asked to find ways to increase Indian population


July 6th, 2010 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Jul 6 (ANI): Perak Malaysian Indian Congress chief K. Kumaran has asked Indian religious and welfare organisations to come together to find ways to increase the Indian population in Malaysia.Speaking ... Read more...

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Movie Preview: Thillalangadi(2010)


July 1st, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Thillalangadi – Get Ready For The Cat "N' Mouse GameBanner: Sun Pictures, Jeyam CompanyProduction: Editor Mohan, Kalanidhi MaaranDirection: Jeyam RajaStar-casts: Jeyam Ravi, Thamannah, Shyam, Vadivelu, Santhanam, Mansoor Ali Khan, Prabhu, Livingstone, ... Read more...

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Movie Review: Kalavani(2010)


June 29th, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Kalavani - Exceeds Your ExpectationsBanner: Sherali FilmsProduction: NasirDirection: SargunamStar-casts: Vimal, Oviya, Thiru Murugan, Saranya, Ilavarasu and othersMusic: SS KumaranCamera: Om PrakashKalai: T. SanthanamStunts: Dhilip SubbarayanCo-production: ZahirLyrics: Na. Muthukumar, A. SargunamVerdict: ... Read more...

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Special Show Of Film Mr. Singh Mrs. Mehta Held In Mumbai


June 25th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 25, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Recently, a special show of the film 'Mr. Singh Mrs. Mehta' was held in PVR Cinemas, Juhu, Mumbai. For this special show, the film's heroine, ... Read more...

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‘Premaku Sye’ -Ready To Hit The Screen


June 19th, 2010 - 12:27 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 19, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The first copy of "Premaku Sye', directed by Kirankumar and produced by GY Giri on the banner of Raghavendrarayaru Productions with Indranag and Nikhita ... Read more...

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Sudhir Mishra To Sue Writer For Defamation, and Campaign For His Ban In The Industry


June 10th, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 10, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): A legal notice sent by a writer named Aditya Kripalani accusing Sudhir Mishra of stealing his script has made the prolific ... Read more...

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Aruna Shields plays desi girl


June 4th, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 4, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Aruna Shields has gone for a complete image makeover with her new film Mr Singh Mrs Mehta, which releases on June 25. From a desi Bond ... Read more...

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Nadhiya to Debut on Television


May 7th, 2010 - 9:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Actress Nadhiya Moidu, who did quite a few Malayalam films before entering the Tamil film industry, is set to make her television debut.She debuted with Fazil's ... Read more...

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Manirathnam and Sasikumar to launch ‘Kalavani’ audio


April 12th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 12, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Maverick filmmakers of Tamil film industry Manirathnam and Sasikumar will together launch the album of "Kalavani'. The film is directed by debutant Sargunam, once an associate of ... Read more...

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Anti-government newspaper shuttered in Sri Lanka


January 30th, 2010 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Jan 30 (DPA) A Sri Lankan anti-government newspaper was shuttered Saturday after its editor was arrested on allegations of publishing details of an ongoing investigation against a former Tamil rebel now ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka Navy claims seizure of Tamil rebel ship


December 21st, 2009 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Dec 21 (DPA) The Sri Lankan Navy has seized a ship reported to have been used by Tamil rebels to smuggle weapons, the defence ministry said Monday. The vessel, known as the ... Read more...

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Vijay’s request to actress Asin


December 3rd, 2009 - 3:58 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Both the actors Vijay and Asin have paired together in "Sivakasi' and "Pokkiri'. Now we hear it from sources that Vijay has approached Asin for his next untitled film, which is ... Read more...

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‘EPM’ team’s B’day wishes for Minister


November 13th, 2009 - 12:53 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Sri. Parithi Ilamvazhuthi, Honourable Minister for Information in Tamil Nadu recently celebrated his birthday in Chennai. Congratulating him was the entire team of "Eppadi Manasukkul Vandhai' (actors Vishwa, Tamizh Kumaran, Ranjith, ... Read more...

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The hippocampus governs how we make concepts in the brain


September 29th, 2009 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 29 (ANI): Scientists at the University College London have found that the hippocampus in the brain is responsible for our ability to organise the world into separate concepts.Forming a concept ... Read more...

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Ceremonial initiation of kids to learning alphabets in Kerala


September 28th, 2009 - 10:35 pm ICT by ANI
Cherpu (Kerala), Sep 28(ANI): Hundreds of children in Kerala were initiated to the formal learning of alphabets in a ceremonial way on Vijayadashami that was celebrated on Monday.To mark this occasion, ... Read more...

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Actress Karthika’s next is ‘Dhairiyam’


September 28th, 2009 - 11:12 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Actress Karthika, who shot to fame with "Thoothukudi', has been offered to play female lead in "Dhairiyam'. The film is directed by M. Saroj Kumar and features debutant Kumaran as protagonist, while ... Read more...

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Here’s how we know a dog is a dog


September 24th, 2009 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 24 (ANI): Ask people how they known that a dog is a dog, and they will perhaps say the use of concepts gives them this ability.Dr. Dharshan Kumaran, from ... Read more...

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Indian studies department to remain at Malaysian varsity (Lead)


August 26th, 2009 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Aug 26 (IANS) Universiti Malaya will retain the Indian Studies department at the university, vice-chancellor Ghauth Jasmon has assured representatives of people of Indian origin here. K. Arumugam, coordinator of 128 ... Read more...

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