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After wrestlers, Mary Kom gets frenzied reception


August 14th, 2012 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) M.C. Mary Kom, the first Indian woman boxer to win an Olympic medal, was Tuesday morning accorded a rousing reception on arrival at the ... Read more...

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President congratulates Mary Kom


August 10th, 2012 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee Thursday congratulated Mary Kom on winning the bronze medal in women's boxing at 2012 London Olympics. "I am extremely delighted to ... Read more...

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Olympic boxing: Mary Kom wins a historic bronze (India Round-up)


August 9th, 2012 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 8 (IANS) India's M.C. Mary Kom scripted history by becoming the country's first woman boxer to win a medal at the Olympics when she finished with a ... Read more...

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PM congratulates Olympic medallist Mary Kom


August 8th, 2012 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday congratulated M.C. Mary Kom on winning the bronze medal in women's boxing at 2012 London Olympics."I join the nation ... Read more...

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Olympic boxing: Mary Kom secures historic bronze (Second Lead)


August 8th, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 8 (IANS) India's M.C. Mary Kom created history Wednesday by becoming the country's first woman boxer to win a medal at the Olympics.Mary Kom, however, had to ... Read more...

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Mary Kom in semis, Vijender suffers heartbreaking loss (Overall India Roundup)


August 7th, 2012 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 7 (IANS) MC Mary Kom ensured India's best medal haul at the Olympics by reaching the women's boxing semifinal at the London Games while Beijing bronze medallist Vijender ... Read more...

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Focus is on maintaining my form: Mary Kom


July 21st, 2012 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 21 (IANS) India's five-time world champion female boxer M.C. Mary Kom said that she is fully prepared to take on the best pugilists at the London Olympic Games, ... Read more...

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Five Manipuri militants nabbed in Assam


June 8th, 2012 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, June 8 (IANS) Five cadres of the Manipur-based militant outfit United National Liberation Front (UNLF) were arrested in Assam Friday, police said."Four cadres were arrested from Jorabat area on ... Read more...

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Nothing impossible for a determined man: CBSE topper (Second Lead)


May 29th, 2012 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, May 29 (IANS) Everything is possible when a man is determined, says Mohammad Ismat. The word impossible, he says, does not cross his mind. A boast? No. He has ... Read more...

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Nothing impossible if one is determined: CBSE topper (Lead)


May 29th, 2012 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, May 29 (IANS) Mohammad Ismat of Manipur, who weathered acute poverty and braved situations of insurgency and went on to top this year's All India Senior Secondary Certificate ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu to meet Services in Santosh Trophy final


May 27th, 2012 - 1:15 am ICT by IANS
Cuttack, May 26 (IANS) Tamil Nadu held onto a first-half lead to pip Manipur 2-0 in the semi-finals here Saturday and book a summit clash with Services in the final ... Read more...

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Mary Kom to train with male boxers for Olympics


May 21st, 2012 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) M.C. Mary Kom, India's sole woman boxer at the London Olympics, will train with her male counterparts in Patiala ahead of the summer extravaganza.The five-time ... Read more...

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CBI should probe Dana Sangma’s death, says Family


May 18th, 2012 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) Accusing Haryana Police of a shoddy probe into the suicide of Manipuri student Dana Sangma at Amity University last month, her family members have ... Read more...

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Olympic medal perfect way to end my career: Mary Kom


May 8th, 2012 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) As she embarks on her endeavour to book an Olympic berth, India's five-time world champion female boxer M.C. Mary Kom Tuesday said a podium finish ... Read more...

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Rally in Bangalore for quick probe into Manipuri student’s death


April 29th, 2012 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 29 (IANS) A large number of students, mainly from northeastern states, Sunday staged a rally here demanding a speedy probe into the April 18 death in Bangalore ... Read more...

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Be in Bangalore for daylong dance fiesta (April 29 is World Dance Day)


April 26th, 2012 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 26 (IANS) From bharatanatyam, kathak, kuchipudi and manipuri to modern dances, 150 artists will take turns for a daylong fiesta here Sunday to celebrate World Dance Day.The 10 ... Read more...

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Two Manipuri militants arrested from Siliguri by NIA


March 23rd, 2012 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
Siliguri (West Bengal), March 23 (IANS) Two members of Manipur's banned Kangleipak Communist Party of Manipur were arrested Friday from near the Indo-Nepal border here in West Bengal's Darjeeling district, ... Read more...

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Northeast musical fest enthralls Jamia crowd


February 18th, 2012 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) An ensemble of amazing rock music, folk songs and dances from the northeast has enthralled the crowd at the Jamia Millia Islamia University here.Some 600 ... Read more...

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Jamia’s northeast musical fest enthralls


February 17th, 2012 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) The amphitheatre at the Jamia Millia Islamia University Friday evening came to life with an ensemble of amazing rock music, folk songs and dances from ... Read more...

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Ecelectic mix and new cinema tech on show at IFFI


November 30th, 2011 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 30 (IANS) Every year IFFI strives to be different and succeeds. This year too, from movie buffs to filmmakers to students, everyone is lapping up the variety ... Read more...

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World boxing meet: Devendro, Manoj make it to London Olympics


October 4th, 2011 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 4 (IANS) Devendro Singh (49kg) and Manoj Kumar (64kg) qualified for the 2012 London Olympics by advancing to the quarter-finals of the World Boxing Championships in ... Read more...

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‘Tagore’s works finding pan Indian voice now’ (With Images)


August 12th, 2011 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) After years of cultural confinement in Bengal, Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore's dance ballets and other works are finding a pan-Indian voice, says eminent Odissi danseuse ... Read more...

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Body in bag: Woman identified as Myanmar national


May 23rd, 2011 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) The woman whose body was found stuffed in a travel bag three days ago in west Delhi has been identified as a 22-year-old Myanmar national ... Read more...

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Mary Kom rushes to Chandigarh to be with ailing son


May 11th, 2011 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 11 (IANS) MC Mary Kom, who won the gold in the Asian Cup women boxing tournament in China Monday, had no time to celebrate her win. She rushed ... Read more...

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UNLF chairman, 18 other separatists formally charged


February 15th, 2011 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has formally charged United National Liberation Front's (UNLF) chairman R.K. Meghen and 18 other Manipur separatists for anti-national activities, extortion and attempts ... Read more...

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Four Manipuri militants held in Goa (Lead)


January 19th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 19 (IANS) Four suspected militants, including a woman attached to the Manipur-based rebel group People's United Liberation Front (PULF), were arrested from a coastal village in south Goa Wednesday, police ... Read more...

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Four Manipuri militants arrested in Goa


January 19th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 19 (IANS) Four militants, including a woman attached to a Manipur-based militant group People's United Liberation Front (PULF) were arrested from a coastal village in south Goa Wednesday.The arrests were ... Read more...

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Decline of militancy in northeast attracts migrant labourers


January 7th, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati/Imphal, Jan 7 (ANI): The decline of militancy in the northeast has given a fillip to growth and progress in the region following which daily wage workers from all across the country ... Read more...

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Bollywood: Classical Dance Forms Vanished Into Oblivion


January 6th, 2011 - 12:28 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Times have changed. Not only in terms of cinema and the way it used to be projected but also the dance forms that were once connected to cinema have taken ... Read more...

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Five young achievers honoured with Sanskriti awards


November 26th, 2010 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) Five young achievers in the fields of literature, art, journalism, dance and social service were conferred the Sanskriti Awards in a glittering ceremony at the India International ... Read more...

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I’m enjoying being a journalist: Natha of ‘Peepli Live’ (Lead)


October 29th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Robin Bansal New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) He became a household name after playing Natha in the hit film "Peepli Live" and now Omkar Das Manipuri is being seen on TV ... Read more...

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Northeast artistes hold audience spellbound at Dill Haat


October 18th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by ANI
By Karam RoniyaNew Delhi, Oct. 18 (ANI): On the sidelines of the recently held Commonwealth Games, an attempt was made to showcase India's rich and diverse cultural heritage to the world by ... Read more...

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Entry passes to Commonwealth culture show in short supply


October 12th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Entry passes and tickets to the culture festival of the Commonwealth Games 2010 are in short supply -- much to the chagrin of enthusiasts in the capital. ... Read more...

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Games opener ‘proud moment for India’, says young dancer


October 5th, 2010 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) She was only one of over 6,000 artistes who stole the thunder at the Commonwealth Games inaugural. But young Kuchipudi dancer Chitkala Balan will cherish the day ... Read more...

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7th Manipuri Film Festival 2010 kicks off in Imphal


September 12th, 2010 - 7:24 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Sep.12 (ANI): The 7th Manipuri Film Festival 2010 commenced here on Saturday, as the Manipur Governor, Gurbachan Jagat inaugurated the gala event.Also present on the occasion was eminent filmmaker Aribam and ... Read more...

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