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Ramdev launches attack against prime minister


June 3rd, 2012 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) Yoga guru Ramdev Sunday launched a direct attack on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, saying his claims of honesty were not enough."The prime minister said ... Read more...

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Anna supporter enters parliament complex, detained


August 26th, 2011 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) A lone protester wearing an 'I Am Anna' T-shirt managed to enter the parliament complex Friday and shouted slogans on the road in front ... Read more...

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What Lokpal? We’re here for corruption


August 24th, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) A group of 20 youngsters enter Delhi Metro, shouting 'Vande Mataram' and urging commuters to sing along. As their voices begin to fade, a middle-aged ... Read more...

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Maulanas ask Muslims to back Anna


August 22nd, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 22 (IANS) Prominent Maulanas and Islamic scholars of Uttar Pradesh have reacted strongly to Delhi's Shahi Imam Ahmed Bukhari's appeal to Muslims to keep off Anna Hazare's anti-corruption ... Read more...

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Vidya, Sridevi cheer for Sabyasachi show at LFW


August 20th, 2011 - 3:39 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 20 (IANS) Lots of colour along with four dozen models of different ages and sizes on the ramp. That is how the third day of the Lakme ... Read more...

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Ramlila ground gets set for Anna Hazare


August 18th, 2011 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Crowds began swelling at Ramlila ground here Thursday as hundreds of supporters gathered in preparation for Gandhian activist Anna Hazare's 15-day fast to demand a ... Read more...

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Echoes of ‘Rang de basanti’ at Azad Maidan


August 16th, 2011 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 16 (IANS) A huge crowd, including singer-composer Vishal Dadlani, sang "Yeh desh hai veer jawaano ka" and "Rang de basanti", while others shouted slogans like "Vande Mataram" and ... Read more...

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Netizens slam Sushma’s Rajghat jig (Lead)


June 9th, 2011 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushma Swaraj's jig at Mahatma Gandhi's memorial Rajghat has attracted a volley of taunts in the virtual world."For once ... Read more...

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Netizens slam Sushma’s Rajghat jig


June 8th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) Senior Bhatratiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushma Swaraj's dance at Mahatma Gandhi's memorial Rajghat here June 5 during her party's demonstration against the police crackdown ... Read more...

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A night under the stars with Anna Hazare (Lead)


April 8th, 2011 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) Ravindra Roy, 24, is up all night helping frail protestors, fasting here with social reformer Anna Hazare, use lavatories or quench their thirst by ... Read more...

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After the noise, a serene quiet - night under stars with Anna


April 8th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) Ravindra Roy, 24, is up all night helping frail protestors, fasting here with activist Anna Hazare, use lavatories or quench their thirst by getting them ... Read more...

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People hailed India, not only World Cup: Advani


April 4th, 2011 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani Monday contended the countrywide jubilation following India's victory in the cricket World Cup was a reflection ... Read more...

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People partied on streets to celebrate India’s World Cup win


April 3rd, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) Be it celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan or IT professionals or common citizens - people all over the country hit the streets Saturday night to ... Read more...

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Flag hoisting row: Govt. has bowed before separatists, militants, says BJP


January 25th, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/Srinagar, Jan 25 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday criticizing the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) Government at the Centre for disrupting the party's plans to hoist the ... Read more...

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Air Force band performs at India Gate in Delhi


December 26th, 2010 - 10:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec.26 (ANI): The Indian Air Force Brass and Jazz band performed at the India Gate for general public here on Sunday.The thirty-member band treated people with some of the soulful ... Read more...

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Bhartiya Janata Yuva Morcha activists attack Mirwaiz in New Delhi


November 30th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0New Delhi, Nov.30 (ANI): Bhartiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) activists on Tuesday attacked the All India Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umer Farooq in New Delhi when ... Read more...

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PM, Sonia present 25th Indira Gandhi Award to Rahman, Ramkrishna Ashram


October 31st, 2010 - 10:40 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.31 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Congress President Sonia Gandhi presented the 25th Indira Gandhi Award for National Integration to Music composer A R Rahman and Ramkrishna Mission ... Read more...

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Delhi CWG ceremonies designed to inspire India’s youth: Bharatbala


October 14th, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 14(ANI): Delhi Commonwealth Games ceremonies Creative Director Bharatbala has said that while planning for the opening and closing ceremonies his main focus was to assemble a show which would ... Read more...

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‘Boss Engira Bhaskaran Gets ‘U’ Certificate


September 2nd, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 2, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Director Rajesh's "Boss Engira Bhaskaran' has got a clean "U' certificate. The members of the Central Board of Film Certification watched the film last evening ... Read more...

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‘Vande Mataram’ Follows ‘Unnai Pol Oruvan’


August 26th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 26, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The earnest factors connecting these two films are the presence of Malayalam actors and the same occasion of theatrical release. Kamal Haasan's previous film "Unnai Pol ... Read more...

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4 Cheers For Action King Arjun


July 31st, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 31, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): 30 years of filmdom and yet Action King Arjun strikes with the same spectacular shows as hero. Looking young, zippy, and energetic is his unparalleled ... Read more...

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Mamata Banerjee thanks people for victory in Kolkata Municipal Corporation


June 2nd, 2010 - 10:55 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, June 2 (ANI): Railway Minister and Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday thanked the masses for their staunch support, as her party won 95 seats out of the ... Read more...

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‘Raajneeti’ going to IIFA, Prakash Jha panicky


May 6th, 2010 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K Jha Mumbai, May 6 (IANS) "Raajneeti" will be screened at the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards, starting June 3 in Colombo and director Prakash Jha is panicky because ... Read more...

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After ‘Jai Ho’, It’s ‘Dhan Dhan Dharti’ For Gulzar


May 6th, 2010 - 4:07 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 6, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Chalo Colombo! Suddenly Ranbir Kapoor, Katrina Kaif, Ajay Devgn, Arjun Rampal and Manoj Bajpai's jampacked 7-city global premiere got more crowded. A last-minute premiere at a ... Read more...

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T A Razak to turn director


May 1st, 2010 - 4:50 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 30, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Scriptwriter T A Razak is all set to turn director. After penning a number of successful scripts, he will be donning the director's hat. If everything ... Read more...

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“Tarike Se Gao” - Manna Dey!


April 13th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 13, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): When it's a piece about two celebrated musicians, it's bound to create hype. Case in point: Veteran singer Maana Dey's comments on present-day music whiz, A ... Read more...

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Maoist couple surrenders in Orissa


March 2nd, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 2 (IANS) A Maoist couple surrendered to police in Orissa's Keonjhar district Tuesday, citing physical and mental exploitation by the ultras, officials said. "Two people surrendered before us today (Tuesday). They ... Read more...

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Sneha riding high in Malayalam cinema


January 18th, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Popular Tamil actress Sneha is making waves in the Malayalam industry as well. She has already worked on quite a few Malayalam movies, that too with superstar Mammootty.She recently finished shooting for ... Read more...

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Sneha takes over Kavya’s role


December 16th, 2009 - 5:05 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Mammootty starrer "Pramaani' which was supposed to have actress Kavya Madhavan playing the female lead will now star Sneha opposite Mammootty. Her role is that of a Panchayat Secretary who suddenly gains ... Read more...

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Defying decrees: A madrassa where students sing Vande Mataram


November 12th, 2009 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Asit Srivastava Lucknow, Nov 12 (IANS) Even as Vande Mataram is once again being debated, discussed and dissected after a fatwa on singing the national song was re-endorsed by an Islamic seminary ... Read more...

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Swami Ramdev promotes yoga at Deoband gathering


November 3rd, 2009 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Deoband (Uttar Pradesh), Nov 3 (IANS) Renowned yoga guru Swami Ramdev Tuesday sought to promote his method of keeping fit and dispel misconceptions about it at the gathering of clerics and followers ... Read more...

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Fusion of Indian, Italian musicians leaves Orissa spellbound (With Image)


March 23rd, 2009 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 23 (IANS) Hundreds of people in Orissa were left spellbound when they listened to a fusion music concert by artistes from India and Italy over the weekend. The concert was held ... Read more...

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Just one centimetre, this ‘Hanuman Chalisa’ costs Rs.100,000


February 17th, 2009 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 17 (IANS) This book is so small that you need a magnifying glass to read it, but it is up for sale at a whopping Rs.100,000 (Rs.1 lakh). On display ... Read more...

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Kamal Haasan to star in $50 mn thriller


August 12th, 2008 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 12 (IANS) Tamil superstar Kamal Haasan is set to star in an action thriller "19 Steps", to be produced in collaboration with Walt Disney. The film will be made at ... Read more...

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BJP president to visit Jammu amid land row protests


July 4th, 2008 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, July 4 (IANS) Even as protests against the cancellation of land allotment to the Amarnath shrine board continued to rock Jammu for the fifth day Friday, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ... Read more...

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