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‘DAM999′ bags two honorary GMA awards

April 11th, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, April 11 (IANS) "DAM999", a controversial movie released last year, has bagged two honorary awards at the Global Music Awards (GMA) held in California.GMA has bestowed the Award of ... Read more...

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Create IT friendly climate in UP, Akhilesh tells officials

March 26th, 2012 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 26 (IANS) Keeping up with his promise to promote Information Technology (IT) in the state, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Monday directed his officials to make ... Read more...

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‘DAM 999′ director unfazed about missing Oscar nomination

January 24th, 2012 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 24 (IANS) Marine engineer turned film director Sohan Roy, whose "DAM 999" failed to secure a nomination for the 84th Academy Awards, is unfazed about missing out and ... Read more...

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‘DAM 999′ maker awaits Oscar nomination with bated breath

January 23rd, 2012 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Jan 23 (IANS) With the final Oscar nominations just a day away from being announced in Los Angeles, marine engineer-turned-filmmaker Sohan Roy, whose project "DAM 999" stands a ... Read more...

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‘DAM 999′, its three songs in Oscar race (Lead)

December 20th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Dec 20 (IANS) "DAM 999", a movie that has been in the news for being banned in Tamil Nadu, has been shortlisted among the 265 films contending for the ... Read more...

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Tremors, movie focus attention on controversial dam (Letter from Kerala)

November 27th, 2011 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 27 (IANS) A series of tremors since June and an explosive movie have again focussed attention on a dam in Kerala the state doesn't want but is ... Read more...

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Muthoot robbery solved, six arrested (Lead)

December 2nd, 2010 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Dec 2 (IANS) Six people have been arrested for the Oct 31 hiest at the Muthoot finance company's branch in Ghaziabad and 1.5 kg of gold worth Rs.30 lakh and Rs.6 ... Read more...

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Air-gun shooter Australian’s bail plea hearing Tuesday

January 11th, 2010 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 11 (IANS) The bail petition of an Australian arrested on an attempt to murder charge in coastal city of Visakhapatnam is expected to come up for hearing Tuesday. Justin Lewis Reibel, ... Read more...

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Australian national arrested for firing at a youngster

January 8th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Visakhapatnam, Jan 8 (ANI): The Visakhapatnam police has arrested an Australian national on charges of attempt to murder, after he shot a local youth from his air gun.Robert Jestin Lewis, a 31-year-old ... Read more...

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Dubai World files theft charges against former CEO

September 16th, 2009 - 1:17 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Sep 15 (DPA) The government-owned conglomerate Dubai World announced Tuesday it had filed a case against a former executive who escaped from the United Arab Emirates to avoid fraud charges. The Dubai-based ... Read more...

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‘Harassed’ husbands upset with IPC clause ‘favouring’ women

August 16th, 2009 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 16 (IANS) A group of men who met here over the past two days, seeking "freedom from harassment by wives", Sunday passed a resolution terming a clause of the Indian ... Read more...

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Ghaziabad man tests positive for swine flu

June 21st, 2009 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, June 21 (IANS) A Ghaziabad resident, who works as a marine engineer with the merchant navy and recently returned from Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates, has been tested positive ... Read more...

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Samuel L. Jackson keen to play Andrew Mwanguru

May 8th, 2009 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 8 (ANI): Hollywood actor Samuel L. Jackson is keen to play the lead in a film about Andrew Mwangura, a negotiator between pirates and the owners of vessels hijacked off ... Read more...

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Hunt on for Bangalore club head for bungee jumper’s death

April 12th, 2009 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 12 (IANS) A hunt is on to arrest the head of a city-based adventure club following the death of a 25-year-old engineer while he was bungee jumping Saturday, a police ... Read more...

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Hitler’s ‘lost fleet’ found in Black Sea

February 3rd, 2008 - 5:28 pm ICT by admin
London, Feb.3 (ANI): Three German U-boats, nicknamed "Hitler's lost fleet", have been found at the bottom of the Black Sea.The vessels, including one once commanded by Germany's most successful U-boat ace, formed ... Read more...

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