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At $35 a kg, Assamese man’s organic tea takes foreign markets by storm (Business Feature - With Image)

June 26th, 2012 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Lakhimpur (Assam), June 26 (IANS) Gobin Hazarika is a one-man army. Not in a battlefield, but in a tea garden in Assam, whose owner as well as worker is the ... Read more...

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Sanjay to get into shape for Varma’s take on ‘Munich’

February 2nd, 2012 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 2 (IANS) After "Department", Ram Gopal Varma is planning another project, inspired by Steven Spielberg's "Munich", with Sanjay Dutt and says the actor is "our last action ... Read more...

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Kunal Kapoor calls ‘Doga’ his ambitious project

December 29th, 2011 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) After Hrithik Roshan and Shah Rukh Khan, it is Kunal Kapoor's turn to play a superhero in Anurag Kashyap's "Doga" -- and he says ... Read more...

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Novel theme makes ‘7aam Arivu’ a good watch (Tamil Movie Review)

October 30th, 2011 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "7aam Arivu" (Seventh Sense); Cast: Surya, Shruthi Haasan, Johnny Tri Nguyen, and Ramanathan; Producer: Red Giant Movies; Director: A.R. Murugadoos; Cinematographer: Ravi K. Chandran; Stunt: Peter Hein; Music Composer: Harris ... Read more...

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‘Aazaan’ takes action to a new level (IANS Movie Review - Rating: ***1/2)

October 14th, 2011 - 12:55 am ICT by IANS
Film: "Aazaan", Cast: Sachiin Joshi, Candice Boucher, Sarita Choudhary, Aly Khan, Ravi Kissen and Aarya Babbar; Director: Prashant Chadha; Rating; ***1/2As we see rescue operations post a bombing attack being ... Read more...

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Pakistan’s ‘most powerful military man’ for stable border with India: Mullen

September 29th, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 29 (IANS) Pakistan's "most powerful military man", army chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani, isn't "a big fan of the Haqqani network" and would prefer a stable, peaceful environment ... Read more...

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Goa police look to ‘Singham’ for inspiration

September 9th, 2011 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Sep 9 (IANS) With his force mired in a slew of scandals involving sex, sleaze, corruption, political patronage and drugs, Goa's top cop hopes that his men would ... Read more...

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‘Rowthiram’ too long to be entertaining (Tamil Movie Review)

August 14th, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Rowthiram"; Cast: Jeeva, Shriya Saran, Prakashraj, Jayaprakash, Lakshmi Ramakrishnan, Babu Antony and Sathyan; Music Composer: Prakash Nikki; Producer: Super Good Films; Director: Gokul; Rating: **Director Gokul's "Rowthiram", starring Jeeva and ... Read more...

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‘Singham’: Ajay Devgn plays a one-man army (IANS Hindi Film Review)

July 23rd, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Singham"; Starring: Ajay Devgn,Prakash Raj, Kajal Aggarwal; Directed by: Rohit Shetty; Rating: ** 1/2This cop is a killer. He implements the laws applicable to the khaki-vardi with ... Read more...

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Guess who’s praising Modi? Goa Congress leader!

April 27th, 2011 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 27 (IANS) Congress leaders always cry foul over Narendra Modi, but the Gujarat chief minister has found high praise from a senior party official in Goa -- ... Read more...

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US failed to get Pakistani Army chief to target Taliban

January 1st, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 1 (IANS) All efforts by US officials to convince Pakistani Army chief Gen. Ashfaq Parvez Kayani to attack the Taliban's safe havens in Pakistan have failed so far and ... Read more...

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I’m excited to play the role of superhero: Kunal Kapoor

June 5th, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher Colombo, June 5 (IANS) After Hrithik Roshan in "Krrish" and Shah Rukh Khan in the under-production "Ra.One", Bollywood actor Kunal Kapoor is all set to don the hat of ... Read more...

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Hideki Matsui Ensures Yankees Victory In World Series 2009

November 5th, 2009 - 7:01 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov.5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Hideki Matsui, the hitter of the New York Yankees team, created a record in the sixth game of the World Series championship for the most number of ... Read more...

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Tamil Movie Review: Peranmai (2009)

October 19th, 2009 - 4:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Banner: Ayangaran InternationalProduction: Karunakaran, Arun PandianDirection: SP JananathanStar-casts: Jeyam Ravi, Roland Kickinger, Vadivelu, Oorvasi, Ponvannan, Dhanushika, Liyashree, Saranya, Varsha (Magha), Vasundhara and others.Music: VidhyasagarRating: 3/5From the filmmaker, who delivered commendable flicks ... Read more...

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‘Wanted’ only for Salman Khan fans (IANS Film Review - Rating: **)

September 20th, 2009 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Film: "Wanted"; Director: Prabhudeva; Cast: Salman Khan, Ayesha Takia, Prakash Raj, Mahesh Manjrekar, Govind Namdeo and Vinod Khanna; Rating: **Though National Award-winner Prakash Raj's flamboyant villainy and Ayesha ... Read more...

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Zardari says Pakistan’s nuclear weapons are safe (Lead)

May 6th, 2009 - 11:23 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 6 (IANS) Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has claimed that his country's nuclear weapons are safe, rejecting US concerns that some of these weapons are at risk ... Read more...

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I am not a one-man show: Modi

April 11th, 2009 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr. 11 (ANI): Despite being portrayed in his larger than the party image, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi has clarified that he is not a one man army."I ... Read more...

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Congress veteran takes on young CPI-M candidate in Kannur

March 29th, 2009 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
Kannur (Kerala), March 29 (IANS) The battle for the Kannur Lok Sabha seat will be an acid test for the ruling Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) as the Congress is pulling ... Read more...

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Ex-servicemen demand probe into Chandigarh administrator’s projects

December 27th, 2008 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 27 (IANS) A group of ex-servicemen and a farmers association here Saturday demanded a central agency probe into the mega projects initiated by S.F. Rodrigues, the administrator of Chandigarh. ... Read more...

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Bollywood’s one-man PRO - a vanishing breed

November 30th, 2008 - 10:44 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 30 (IANS) Who coined the term "showman" for Raj Kapoor, the term that stayed forever prefixed to his name, or "superstar" that went on to define not just Rajesh Khanna ... Read more...

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‘Aegan’: Ajith has a sure winner (Tamil Film Review)

October 25th, 2008 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Aegan"; Direction: Raju Sundaram; Cast: Ajith, Nayanthara, Jayaram, Suman, Navdeep, Piyaa; Choreography: Prabhu Deva and Raju Sundaram; Music: Yuvan Shankar Raja Rating: **Tamil film "Aegan" is supposed to be a remake ... Read more...

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Tibetan protestors gathering in Delhi for torch protest

April 9th, 2008 - 1:19 pm ICT by admin
By Jaideep Sarin New Delhi/Dharamsala, April 9 (IANS) Emboldened by the demonstrations against the Olympic torch in London and Paris this week, scores of Tibetans have started arriving at the national capital to ... Read more...

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