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Tilak Kumar elected INS president


September 13th, 2012 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 13 (IANS) K.N. Tilak Kumar of Deccan Herald and Prajavani was elected president of The Indian Newspaper Society (INS) for 2012-13 at its 73rd annual general meeting here ... Read more...

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Lokmat’s record news spread of a world record (With Image)


February 10th, 2012 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 9 (IANS) In what is claimed to be an unprecedented innovation by a broadsheet, an English daily recently produced a full-colour picture and story spread over 16 columns ... Read more...

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Big B gets Maharashtrian of the Year award


December 22nd, 2011 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 22 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has been conferred the Maharashtrian of the Year award by Marathi newspaper Lokmat."And today another Award for me - the Maharashtrian of ... Read more...

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Ajit Pawar denies favouring firm with land allotment


April 20th, 2011 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 20 (IANS) Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar Wednesday denied allotting government land to a private company in which he was a shareholder.Responding to questions in the assembly, ... Read more...

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Goa right-wing groups attack editor for talk show comments


January 28th, 2011 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 28 (IANS) Hindu right-wing groups in Goa Friday evening made an effigy of an editor of a popular Marathi news channel and slapped it with footwear in public, after accusing ... Read more...

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‘India’s Got Talent 2′ contestant to receive Super Idol award


November 12th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) Vinod Thakur was born without legs, but he charmed one and all with his awe-inspiring dance on reality show "India's Got Talent 2". And now he will ... Read more...

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Network18 to felicitate young Indian leaders


October 20th, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Media conglomerate Network18 will be felicitating 10 young Indian leaders for their contribution in their respective fields at the "Young Indian Leaders" award ceremony."Leaders who walked the ... Read more...

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Sun Network In Strategic Alliance With Network18 To Form Sun18


July 21st, 2010 - 8:57 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 21, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Sun Network has signed a strategic partnership deal with the leading news network Network18 Group to create a pan-India distribution company Sun18.Kalanithi Maran, the Chairman and Managing ... Read more...

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Veteran writer Shobha De speaks up on S’s Secret


January 29th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Shobha De, who is often known as India's Jackie Collins draws much of the limelight. This time the veteran writer will speak exclusively with Nikhil Wagle, Editor, IBN-Lokmat.In this special rendezvous, ... Read more...

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Yechury condemns attack on IBN news channels


November 22nd, 2009 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 22 (ANI): Communist Party of India (Marxist)'s politburo member Sitaram Yechury has condemned the vandalisation of IBN news channels in Mumbai by the Shiv Sena activists.Interacting with the media ... Read more...

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Scribes protest attack on TV channel, government vows to tighten law (Lead)


November 21st, 2009 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 21 (IANS) Taking a strong stand on Friday's twin attacks on the IBN-Lokmat and IBN-7 television channels in Mumbai and Pune, Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan said Saturday that the ... Read more...

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Editors Guild condemns Sena attack on TV channel


November 21st, 2009 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) The Editors Guild of India Saturday strongly condemned the attacks on offices of the Mumbai-based Marathi channel IBN-Lokmat allegedly by Shiv Sena activists and said it ... Read more...

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Scribes protest Shiv Sena attacks, governor wants ‘exemplary action’


November 21st, 2009 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 21 (IANS) A large number of mediapersons Saturday congregated to protest attacks by Shiv Sena activists on the IBN-Lokmat television channel office in Mumbai and IBN-7's office in Pune a ... Read more...

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BJP condemns Shiv Sena violence at TV channel offices


November 20th, 2009 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has strongly condemned Friday's attack by Shiv Sena activists on the offices of IBN-Lokmat network channel in Mumbai and Pune. ... Read more...

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Shiv Sainiks attack TV channel offices in Mumbai, Pune; 4 staffers injured (Second Lead)


November 20th, 2009 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 20 (IANS) Shiv Sena activists Friday vandalised the offices of the IBN-Lokmat television channel in north-east Mumbai and in Pune and assaulted journalists, to protest the alleged misquoting of ... Read more...

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25 hurt as Shiv Sena attacks IBN Mumbai office


November 20th, 2009 - 6:50 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Nov 20 (ANI): At least 25 people were hurt when Shiv Sena allegedly attacked the offices of IBN7 and IBN Lokmat, the Hindi and Marathi news channels of the IBN Network ... Read more...

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Shiv Sainiks ransack TV channel office in Mumbai


November 20th, 2009 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 20 (IANS) Suspected Shiv Sainiks Friday attacked and vandalised the office of the IBN Lokmat TV channel at Vikhroli in north-east Mumbai. Read more...

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Day after Maharashtra polls, both contending groups confident of win


October 14th, 2009 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 14 (IANS) A day after polling for the Maharashtra assembly elections, leaders of the ruling Democratic Front and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-Shiv Sena combine Wednesday expressed "confidence" of ... Read more...

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Congress tipped to lead in Maharashtra, win in Haryana (Intro Roundup)


October 14th, 2009 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai/New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) The Congress party is set to have an upper hand in Maharashtra and an outright win in Haryana, according to exit polls Tuesday evening as millions ... Read more...

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Hung assembly in Maharashtra predicted as millions vote (Roundup)


October 13th, 2009 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai/New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) Exit polls Tuesday evening predicted a hung assembly in Maharashtra with the Congress-led alliance coming on top after millions voted during the day in three states ... Read more...

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Homosexuality illegal for most Indians


August 18th, 2009 - 5:11 pm ICT by IBNS
New Delhi/Kolkata, Aug 18 (IBNS) The 8th edition of bi-annual nation-wide opinion poll-‘State of the Nation’, conducted by CNN-IBN, IBN7 & IBN-Lokmat revealed most Indians feel that homosexuality should be considered illegal. ... Read more...

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Most Indians oppose western clothes: poll


August 18th, 2009 - 5:10 pm ICT by IBNS
New Delhi/Kolkata, Aug 18 (IBNS) The 8th edition of bi-annual nation-wide opinion poll-‘State of the Nation’, conducted by CNN-IBN, IBN7 & IBN-Lokmat revealed most Indians support educational institutes banning students from wearing ... Read more...

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Indian male not insecure of female boss?


August 18th, 2009 - 5:10 pm ICT by IBNS
New Delhi/Kolkata, Aug 18 (IBNS) The 8th edition of bi-annual nation-wide opinion poll-‘State of the Nation’, conducted by CNN-IBN, IBN7 & IBN-Lokmat revealed the Indian male does not feel insecure of the ... Read more...

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TV journalist killed in road accident


March 31st, 2009 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
Pune, March 31 (IANS) Venkatesh Chapalgaonkar, the Pune bureau chief of the Star Majha television channel, has been killed in a road accident near Sholapur. According to a colleague, Chapalgaonkar was proceeding to ... Read more...

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Maharashtra Chief Minister insists he was elected, not appointed


December 14th, 2008 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 14 (IANS) Maharashtra's new Chief Minister Ashok Chavan insists he was 'elected' to the post, not appointed by the Congress leadership."I was not 'appointed' (as chief minister) but 'elected' by ... Read more...

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Finance minister clears 17 foreign investment proposals


September 4th, 2008 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) Finance Minister P. Chidambaram Thursday approved 17 foreign investment proposals worth Rs.18.44 billion, which were earlier cleared by the Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) Aug 26.The proposals ... Read more...

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