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Have some fun on the bookshelf this weekend (IANS Books)


August 11th, 2012 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) The book shelf this week is delightfully light, with easy-to-grasp titles. Browse with IANS...Book: "The Puffin Book of 100 Great Indians"; Compiled and published ... Read more...

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Rajiv Gandhi Sadbhavana award for D.R. Mehta


August 4th, 2012 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) Renowned social worker D.R. Mehta will be presented the 20th Rajiv Gandhi National Sadbhavna Award at a function here Aug 20, it was announced Saturday.Congress ... Read more...

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Shafqat wants youngsters to take songs to next generation


July 4th, 2012 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 4 (IANS) Pakistani singer Shafqat Amanat Ali, the magical voice behind chart busters "Mitwa", "Tere naina", and "Yeh Honsla" disagrees with the notion that songs nowadays don't have ... Read more...

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Mehdi Hassan was outstanding: Lata Mangeshkar


June 13th, 2012 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 13 (IANS) India's nightingale Lata Mangeshkar, who made a rare collaboration with Mehdi Hassan for a song in an album, remembered the Pakistani ghazal maestro as an "outstanding ... Read more...

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Now vote for ‘The Greatest Indian’


June 5th, 2012 - 1:58 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) From Jawaharlal Nehru and Lata Mangeshkar to Vikram Sarabhai and E. Shreedharan - a list of Indians who have shaped the country since its ... Read more...

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President approves Tendulkar, Rekha’s nomination to Rajya Sabha (Lead)


April 27th, 2012 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar will now play the new role of a parliamentarian with President Pratibha Patil Thursday approving his nomination to the ... Read more...

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Toshi-Sharib record 21-minute song


April 7th, 2012 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 7 (IANS) Singer-composer Toshi Sabri and his brother Sharib have worked on a new, 21 minute song for the movie "Mastaan", which brings together father-son Naseerudin Shah and ... Read more...

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Bangladesh to honour 129 foreigners for 1971


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, March 22 (IANS) The Bangladesh government will honour 129 foreign personalities and organisations from 25 countries for helping the country during the 1971 Liberation War.A Bangladesh official told ... Read more...

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Kudos to Sachin’s hundred 100s: B-Town


March 16th, 2012 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 16 (IANS) Led by Lata Mangeshkar and Amitabh Bachchan, India's cinema greats and others in the industry lost no time in congratulating Sachin Tenulkar, a fellow Mumbaikar, ... Read more...

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Anil Mohile’s son regrets not being with him in his last hours (With Image)


February 6th, 2012 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 6 (IANS) The death of master-arranger Anil Mohile has plunged his family into grief and his son Amar regrets he was not near his father ... Read more...

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Lata Mangeshkar hale and hearty


February 3rd, 2012 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 3 (IANS) Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar, who was the victim of an online death hoax, has tweeted that she is hale and hearty. "Namaskar. Please don't believe any ... Read more...

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Dev saab was very fond of classical music: Lata


December 4th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 4 (IANS) Bollywood's Nightingale Lata Mangeshkar remembers Dev Anand as a man who was very fond of classical music, had a zest for life and never looked back ... Read more...

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Abhi-Ash welcome baby girl, get wishes galore (Roundup)


November 16th, 2011 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) The Bachchan family is ecstatic about the birth of Abhishek and Aishwarya's first child, a baby girl in Mumbai, Wednesday morning. The news also ... Read more...

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There will never be another Bhupen Hazarika: Lata


November 8th, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 8 (IANS) Mourning the death of Bhupen Hazarika, Lata Mangeshkar says there won't be another one like him and that she not only fell in love with his ... Read more...

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Bal Thackeray demands Bharat Ratna for Big B


October 29th, 2011 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 29 (IANS) Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray Saturday demanded that the country's highest civilian honour, the Bharat Ratna, be conferred on Amitabh Bachchan."Amitabh Bachchan is the last ... Read more...

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Music world mourns death of Jagjit Singh


October 10th, 2011 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 10 (IANS) Well known singers like Lata Mangeshkar and Asha Bhosle Monday mourned the death of one of their own - renowned ghazal singer Jagjit Singh who passed ... Read more...

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Lata is ‘pujaarin’ of music: Big B


September 29th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Describing music as the language of heaven, Amitabh Bachchan has saluted the genius called Lata Mangeshkar and says she has become the 'pujaarin' of ... Read more...

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Born to sing: Lata turns 82 (Sep 28 is Lata Mangeshkar’s birthday)


September 27th, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) One of the gems of the Hindi film industry, Lata Mangeshkar turns 82 Wednesday and even after spreading the magic of her voice for seven ... Read more...

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Ganesh Chaturthi venue gets Rs.14 crore insurance


September 1st, 2011 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 1 (IANS) The most popular of Ganesh Chaturthi venues here has taken an insurance cover of Rs.14 crore. The Lalbaugcha Raja Sarvajanik Ganeshotsav Mandal - among the oldest ... Read more...

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Lata conferred lifetime achievement award


August 9th, 2011 - 1:00 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 8 (IANS) Nightingale of India Lata Mangeshkar was Monday presented the lifetime achievement award for her contribution to Indian music at a function here.Receiving the award, given by ... Read more...

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There can never be a singer like Rafi: Lata Mangeshkar


July 31st, 2011 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) Singing legend Lata Mangeshkar remembers late singer Mohammed Rafi on his 31st death anniversary and says there can never be a singer like him again. ... Read more...

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Legendary Lata not ready to call it quits


June 5th, 2011 - 10:33 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 5 (IANS) She is 81 and scoffs at any talk of retirement. After working for seven decades, recording songs for over 1,000 movies and singing in more than ... Read more...

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I’m not retiring, says Lata


May 30th, 2011 - 3:00 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 29 (IANS) A media report claiming that octogenerian Lata Mangeshkar is planning to retire has upset the singing legend who is surprised how a reputed newspaper could ... Read more...

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Lata sings for Asha in ‘Maaee’


May 28th, 2011 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 27 (IANS) Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar has agreed to sing the title track of "Maaee", the film in which her younger sister and equally celebrated singer Asha Bhosle ... Read more...

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Scientist Narlikar named for Maharashtra state award


March 7th, 2011 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 7 (IANS) Eminent space scientist and astronomer Jayant Narlikar has been named as the recipient of the prestigious Maharashtra Bhushan 2010, an official said Monday.The award, which ... Read more...

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He called me ‘Bharat Ratna’: Lata remembers Bhimsen Joshi


January 26th, 2011 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K.Jha Mumbai, Jan 26 (IANS) Melody queen Lata Mangeshkar remembers being treated like a daughter by late singing legend Pandit Bhimsen Joshi, who used to call her "Bharat Ratna" after she ... Read more...

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‘Lata Mangeshkar’s music transcends boundaries’


January 23rd, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 23 (IANS) Describing singer Lata Mangeshkar as a "Vishwa Ratna", Maharashtra Governor K. Sankaranarayanan has said her soulful music transcends geographical and linguistic boundaries. "There is hardly any Indian language ... Read more...

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Lata Mangeshkar’s New Year Calendar Dedicated To Music Directors!


December 31st, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The nightingale of India, Lata Mangeshkar has some exciting New Year plans and that will definitely bring smile to many music directors of the industry. The melody queen has compiled ... Read more...

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Sonu Nigaam Fulfills Lata Mangeshkar’s Dream!


December 11th, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
However, apart from his Bollywood career, the 37-year-old singer has got himself involved with the Singers Association of India (SAI). SAI was formed in this June and it aims to protect ... Read more...

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Anuradha Paudwal And Ravi Win Lata Mangeshkar Award


December 6th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Speaking to the audience from the stage of the Nehru Stadium, the octogenarian Ravi said that it was indeed an honor to receive an award that bears the name of his ... Read more...

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The Global Indian Music Awards To Be Aired On Colors On The 5th Of December


December 2nd, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The Global Indian Music Awards, which are one of its kind is soon to be telecast on the channel Colors. According to reports, this has been a great achievement for music ... Read more...

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Aditya Vikram Birla Kalashikhar Puraskar


October 8th, 2010 - 12:18 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 8, 2010 (Showbiz PR Wire): Sangit Kala Kendra (SKK) was founded in 1973 by late Shri Aditya Vikram Birla to encourage and nurture the various performing arts. Since its inception the ... Read more...

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Singing and sought after, Lata turns 81 (Sep 28 is Lata Mangeshkar’s birthday)


September 27th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Bollywood playback legend Lata Mangeshkar turns 81 Tuesday, with fans swearing by her golden voice even as she has chosen to cut down on assignments after ... Read more...

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Lata Mangeshkar Gets A Very Special Birthday Gift From Sanjay Leela Bhansali; Directors Will Compose An Album Sung By The Nightingale


September 26th, 2010 - 8:31 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 25, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Even at 82, Lata Manheshkar continues to conquer new peaks...and hearts. Sanjay Leela Bhansali's idea of recording one song in his new film ... Read more...

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Wishes, blessings galore for Asha Bhosle on birthday


September 8th, 2010 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) Singing legend Asha Bhosle, who has sung over 12,000 songs in 18 languages, turned 77 Wednesday. And she was showered with greeting and blessings from many ... Read more...

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