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Fire in Mumbai market, no casualties


June 27th, 2012 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 26 (IANS) A major fire broke out in a building in the famed Crawford Market in Mumbai. There are no reports of any casualty, officials said.Eight fire tenders ... Read more...

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Firozabad forms record 115-km human chain for polls


February 15th, 2012 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
Firozabad (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 15 (IANS) The residents of Firozabad Wednesday claimed to have set a new world record by forming a 115 km long human chain.On Valentine's Day, Firozabad's ... Read more...

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Hazarika hummed songs of love, nature


November 5th, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 5 (IANS) Most of singer Bhupen Hazarika's songs dwelt on the themes of love, nature and the varied hues of human emotions.Noted for his clear diction and ... Read more...

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‘Naina lagey’ stands out in ‘Soundtrack’ music (IANS Music Review)


August 29th, 2011 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Soundtrack"; Music Directors: Midival Punditz, Karsh Kale, Kailash Kher, Laxmikant Kudalkar, Pyarelal, Ankur Tewari and Papon; Lyricists: Dhruv Jagasia, Anushka Manchanda, Kailash Kher, Majrooh Sultanpuri, Ankur Tewari, Papon and Anand ... Read more...

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Shammi Kapoor, ever the loveable Bollywood ‘junglee’ (Obituary)


August 14th, 2011 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) He could "yahoo" like a "junglee" with roguish aplomb, make girls swoon with his wild dancing and romancing, and not many may know that the much loved ... Read more...

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An American and the Bollywood barrier


April 12th, 2011 - 10:03 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 12 (IANS) He has done over 30 ads in India, tried his luck in a dance reality show and ventured into movies. But Alexx O'Nell still feels ... Read more...

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I want to make an intense love story: Bhandarkar


February 19th, 2011 - 9:59 am ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Feb 19 (IANS) He admits women-centric films are his forte but Madhur Bhandarkar doesn't want to stick to one genre. After a comedy, the filmmaker now wants ... Read more...

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Aamir Finds It Difficult To Remake Films


September 6th, 2010 - 7:06 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 6, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan says it is very difficult to remake a film from its original version and retain the original emotion of the movie. ... Read more...

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It’s difficult to recreate same emotion in remake: Aamir


September 5th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 5 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan, who played the lead in the Hindi remake of Tamil hit "Ghajini", says it's difficult to retain the emotion of an original film ... Read more...

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Shammi Kapoor remembers wife’s death during ‘Teesri Manzil’


September 5th, 2010 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 4 (IANS) Veteran actor Shammi Kapoor, who had enthralled audiences with his super-energetic performance in "Teesri Manzil" (1966), remembers his first wife, actress Geeta Bali, whom he lost while he ... Read more...

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I wish I was an actor in 1950s-60s: Aamir Khan


September 5th, 2010 - 12:22 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 4 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan is so fond of films of the 1950s-60s that he wishes he was an actor in that era, which he describes as the ... Read more...

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Kareena fit for my role in ‘Teesri Manzil’ if film remade: Asha Parekh


September 5th, 2010 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 4 (IANS) Veteran actress Asha Parekh walked down memory lane Saturday as she recalled her blockbuster film "Teesri Manzil" and said if the film is remade today, actress Kareena ... Read more...

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Aamir regards uncle Nasir Hussain as guru


September 5th, 2010 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 4 (IANS) On the eve of Teacher's Day, Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan, who made his debut in acting as a child artist in Nasir Hussain's "Yaadon Ki Baarat" (1973), ... Read more...

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Dhaka High Court asks government to control population


August 12th, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Aug 12 (IANS) Asking the Bangladesh government to take measures to control the country's population, the Dhaka High Court Thursday sought details of the population growth in the last 10 years. Hearing ... Read more...

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Gearing up for Games: Cafes in 4 Delhi monuments


April 21st, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) Red Fort and Qutub Minar will be among the four monuments in Delhi to have cafes which will provide sustenance to tourists expected during the upcoming Commonwealth ... Read more...

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Terrorist wanted in Delhi blasts arrested in Uttar Pradesh


February 1st, 2010 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 1 (IANS) An Indian Mujahideen (IM) terrorist involved in the September 2008 serial blasts in Delhi was arrested in Uttar Pradesh's Azamgarh district, an official said Monday. Shahzad Ahmad alias Pappu ... Read more...

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Julia Roberts Shoots For Her New Film In Saif’s Ancestral home


October 2nd, 2009 - 8:44 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Subhash K JhaJulia Roberts visited the Taj Majal in Agra on Saturday. On Sunday she was back shooting a stone's throw away from Saif's ancestral home in Pataudi.In fact for ... Read more...

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Johnny’s London Dreams


October 1st, 2009 - 3:34 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Sudhir Mishra's Tera Kya Hoga Johnny will premiere in London in the London Film Festival on October 13. The filmmaker is overcome by nostalgia as his film is premiering in London ... Read more...

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Pancham brought out the best in every artist: Asha Bhosle


September 19th, 2009 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Queen of Bollywood playback music Asha Bhosle's songs are synonymous with the compositions of Rahul Dev Burman aka Pancham who gave her the maximum number of hits ... Read more...

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Remembering Asha Bhosle’s best songs on her 76th birthday


September 7th, 2009 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) From yesteryears' actresses Madhubala, Helen and Asha Parekh to the new-age heroines like Urmila Matondkar and Kareena Kapoor, are all bound by a common thread - ... Read more...

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Mumbai building collapse: Case registered against shop owners


August 26th, 2009 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Aug 26 (ANI): A case has been registered against two shop owners after a portion of a four-storey residential building collapsed in Mumbai on Tuesday evening.According to the police, Yunus ... Read more...

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Pancham used to keep best romantic songs for my sister: Asha Bhonsle


January 5th, 2009 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 5 (IANS) Singing legend Asha Bhosle reveals she used to often fight with her late husband, composer R.D. Burman, because he would give the best of the romantic songs to ... Read more...

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My hospital is my life now: Asha Parekh


October 11th, 2008 - 9:17 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 11 (IANS) She is no longer seen that often on screen. But yesteryear's go-go girl Asha Parekh has big plans for the hospital named after her, the BCG Hospital aka ... Read more...

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A new complex planned for Haj pilgrims in Delhi


July 8th, 2008 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Tuesday laid the foundation stone of a Rs.300-million complex to house Haj pilgrims at Dwarka here. The project is expected to be ... Read more...

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BJP calls for a countrywide strike against revocation of land allotted to Shri Amaranth Board


July 1st, 2008 - 9:57 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorNew Delhi , July 1 (ANI): In an attempt to make revocation of Amaranth land a big national and ultimately an election issue, the Bhartiya Janata Party today announced ... Read more...

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