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Bhojpuri films needs encouragement: Big B


September 2nd, 2012 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 2 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who is working free of cost in Bhojpuri film "Ganga Devi", says regional films need support and that is why he never ... Read more...

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Michelle wins national women chess


August 26th, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) Tenth seed Michelle Catherina of Tamil Nadu ensured a thrilling end to the Amity 39th National Women Challengers Chess Championship by defeating third seed Nimmy ... Read more...

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Speculation rife on Mumbai police commissioner’s transfer


August 22nd, 2012 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 22 (IANS) Speculations are rife that Mumbai Police Commissioner Arup Patnaik might be transferred over mishandling Aug 11 violence at Azad Maidan that killed two and injured ... Read more...

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Maharashtra leaders condole Deshmukh’s death


August 14th, 2012 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) Condolences poured in from political leaders of Maharashtra for union minister and former chief minister Vilasrao Deshmukh soon after the news of his death spread across ... Read more...

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Maharashtra minister on the run as court cancels bail


August 7th, 2012 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 7 (IANS) Maharashtra Minister of State for Transport Gulabrao Deokar of the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) is on the run after the Bombay High Court cancelled his bail ... Read more...

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NCP unhappy in Maharashtra also


July 21st, 2012 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 21 (IANS) Firing another salvo at the Congress, the NCP Saturday claimed that it was unhappy with it in Maharashtra too, and alleged the party was "not consulted" ... Read more...

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Maharashtra locks horns with Karnataka on boundary row


July 13th, 2012 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 12 (IANS) Both houses of the Maharashtra legislature Thursday passed a unanimous resolution demanding that the central government declare the Marathi-dominated areas of Belgaum and other boundary ... Read more...

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My marriage plans jinxed: Veena Malik (With Images)


June 26th, 2012 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 26 (IANS) Pakistani model-turned-actress Veena Malik was expected to find her prince charming on "Veena Ka Swayamvar", but the reality show was aborted after the Imagine channel decided to ... Read more...

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I was scared of people hating me: Karanvir Bohra


June 18th, 2012 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 18 (IANS) Actor Karanvir Bohra plays an over-possessive and abusive husband in "Saubhagyavati Bhava" and admits that doing an anti-hero role was a risk.Talking about the apprehension ... Read more...

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Vidya’s Silk act doesn’t inspire Veena


June 13th, 2012 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 13 (IANS) Pakistani actress Veena Malik, who has been roped in to play the lead role in the Kannada version of "The Dirty Picture", is not inspired ... Read more...

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Scientists edge towards fusion energy for power grid


June 10th, 2012 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washinghton, June 10 (IANS) Researchers have made a significant headway in developing an experimental reactor that can demonstrate the feasibility of fusion energy for the power grid.Nuclear fusion promises to ... Read more...

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NCP minister arrested for housing scam, resigns


May 21st, 2012 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Jalgaon (Maharashtra), May 21 (IANS) Jalgaon Police Monday arrested Minister of State for Transport and senior Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Gulabrao Deokar for his alleged involvement in a 1997 ... Read more...

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Congress, NCP ally to dislodge saffron combine from BMC


January 11th, 2012 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 11 (IANS) Posing a potentially tough challenge to the ruling Shiv Sena-Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), the Congress and the Nationalist Congress ... Read more...

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Veena Malik goes missing in Mumbai


December 17th, 2011 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 17 (IANS) Controversial Pakistani actress and model Veena Malik has gone missing in Mumbai since Friday morning, her manager said here Saturday.Shooting for a Bollywood flick, "Mumbai 125 ... Read more...

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Veena Malik to star in 3D horror film


November 19th, 2011 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 19 (IANS) Pakistani actress Veena Malik is busy shooting a 3D horror movie in a jungle in southern India. Though the destination is being kept a secret for ... Read more...

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Everybody joins corruption chorus in Karnataka (Karnataka Newsletter)


November 19th, 2011 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 19 (IANS) Karnataka is fast becoming a satirist's delight with its political heavyweights and public figures engaged, almost every day, in a slugfest over who is a ... Read more...

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Hegde, latest Team Anna member caught in a row


November 16th, 2011 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 16 (IANS) Former Karnataka Lokayukta (ombudsman) N. Santosh Hegde, a Team Anna member, was Wednesday fighting off charges that he did nothing to curb corruption in the ... Read more...

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Hegde rebuts Yeddyurappa’s criticism


November 16th, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 16 (IANS) The controversy over the Lokayukta (ombudsman) in Karnataka intensified Wednesday with former Lokayukta N. Santosh Hegde hitting out at allegations that the institution of ombudsman is ... Read more...

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Karnataka caught in ugly spectacle over Lokayukta


November 14th, 2011 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 14 (IANS) As the government and civil society groups wrangle over the proposed anti-corruption panel Lokpal, Karnataka, the first Indian state to set up a Lokayukta (ombudsman), ... Read more...

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Maharashtra NCP chief’s son dies in freak accident


October 31st, 2011 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmednagar (Maharashtra), Oct 31 (IANS) Nationalist Congress Party's Maharashtra unit president Madhukar Pichad's youngest son died in a freak accident Monday, party officials said."Pichad's youngest son, Jitendra, had gone for ... Read more...

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Onion export ban lifted


September 20th, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) An Empowered Group of Ministers (EgoM) Tuesday lifted the ban on onion exports to help farmers, said Food Minister K.V. Thomas.The government banned onion ... Read more...

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At least 41 killed in northern India road accident


August 22nd, 2011 - 8:33 pm ICT by BNO News
LUCKNOW, INDIA (BNO NEWS) -- At least 41 people were killed on Monday when a tractor-trolley carrying dozens of pilgrims overturned and plunged into a pond in northern India, officials said.The accident ... Read more...

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TimesJobs offers online assessment of fresh graduates


May 2nd, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 2 (IANS) Jobs portal TimesJobs.com Monday said it had launched a tool to assess the employability quotient of fresh graduates and allow companies to make informed hiring choices.It ... Read more...

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How Gen Next assist MPs in policy making, research


March 19th, 2011 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) Uthara Ganesh, 22, always thought being an MP in India was all about making speeches and winning electoral battles. Until she decided to work with ... Read more...

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Number of tigers dwindling: Ramesh


March 18th, 2011 - 1:38 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) Environment and Forests Minister Jairam Ramesh Thursday expressed serious concern over the dwindling tiger population.Speaking at the launch of a coffee table book on tigers, ... Read more...

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Kerosene mafia attack police team in Nagpur


February 1st, 2011 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Feb 1 (IANS) Exactly a week after the additional collector of Nashik district was burnt alive by the oil mafia, a team of 10 policemen were Tuesday attacked by a kerosene ... Read more...

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Animals in Aurangabad zoo not fed for two days


December 26th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
By Abdul HadiAurangabad, Dec.26 (ANI): Animals in the 'Siddharth Garden' zoo were left hungry due to a food shortage occurred following mismanagement by the authorities here on Sunday.The authorities were shifting the ... Read more...

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Sharad Pawar’s birthday to be celebrated with social events


December 11th, 2010 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) Several cultural and social events spread over five days will mark the 70th birthday of Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) president Sharad Pawar, a party ... Read more...

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Jimmy Shergill: ‘A Flat’ Is Not A Copy Of Any Hollywood Or Koeran Film


November 1st, 2010 - 9:26 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 1, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Talk about a horror film and one instantly tends to ask the makers whether it has been copied/inspired/lifted from a Western or a Far East film. Since ... Read more...

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Akshay Returns To Kannada Films With Cinderella


September 21st, 2010 - 10:34 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 21, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Kannada film actor Akshay, who made his debut with the movie Ganga Cauvery, is ready to hit on the big screen with a musical love story ... Read more...

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Raaj Varma makes Bollywood Movie in Hollywood Style


September 15th, 2010 - 12:22 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 15, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Raaj Varma is a very well known figure down south, he has produced many hit movie down south, and this endowed producer is making his Bollywood ... Read more...

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Mumbai ACP’s son, daughter-in-law shoot themselves


September 3rd, 2010 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 3 (IANS) The son and daughter-in-law of a high-ranking Mumbai police officer allegedly committed suicide by shooting themselves here early Friday, police said. "The blood-spattered bodies of Abhijit Kurane (28) and ... Read more...

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IIT students urged to contribute to socio-economic growth


August 28th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) As the Indian Institute of Technology-Kharagpur gets set to celebrate its diamond jubilee next year, its 300-odd alumni have come forward with a call for the young ... Read more...

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Jim Corbett National Park launches ‘Operation Monsoon’


August 21st, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by ANI
By Vipul GoelDehradun, Aug 21 (ANI): Wildlife authorities of Jim Corbett National Park has launched 'Operation Monsoon' to save wildlife from poaching during the rainy season.The forest officials have launched a night ... Read more...

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Want a political internship? Become an MP’s research assistant


July 4th, 2010 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
By Prashant Sood and Lakshmi Krishnakumar New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) Like in most other fields, Indian politics is discovering the benefits of interns or legislative assistants, who while learning about governance, ... Read more...

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