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Regional cinema doesn’t get media attention: Award-winning Punjabi director (With Images)


August 11th, 2012 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) His realistic take on farmers in "Anhey Ghorey Da Daan" has done the global festival circuit and even won three National Awards. But Punjabi ... Read more...

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Films have become marketing product: Shekhar Kapur


July 27th, 2012 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 27 (IANS) Filmmaker Shekhar Kapur is upset how marketing and box-office performance of a film are becoming the parameters of success rather than the film itself."It's sad that ... Read more...

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Law of diminishing returns dogged Advani’s yatra: Analysts


November 19th, 2011 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) As Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) veteran L.K. Advani's 40-day Jan Chetna Yatra concludes Sunday after rolling across 22 states and five union territories, political ... Read more...

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Hundreds still stuck in remote villages in Sikkim


September 22nd, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Gangtok, Sep 22 (IANS) Even as most of the media focus has been on Manang in north Sikkim that is said to be the worst affected in Sunday's earthquake, ... Read more...

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Donald Trump decides against running for president in 2012


May 17th, 2011 - 2:32 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Real estate mogul and television personality Donald Trump on Monday announced he has decided not to pursue the office of the presidency in 2012.Trump, who is the ... Read more...

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Shrill media voices adversely affecting Somalian hostage crisis


March 12th, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar. 12 (ANI): Various nodal agencies of the Indian Government are in constant touch with shipping companies negotiating with Somali pirates for the release of Indians in the taken ships, ... Read more...

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German Defense Minister Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg resigns after plagiarism scandal


March 1st, 2011 - 10:08 pm ICT by BNO News
BERLIN, GERMANY (BNO NEWS) -- German Defense Minister Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg on Tuesday resigned after being involved in a plagiarism scandal over his PhD, the DPA news agency reported. "I informed the chancellor ... Read more...

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Keira Knightley steps out with mystery man


February 7th, 2011 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 7 (IANS) Actress Keira Knightley has been spotted hanging out with a mystery man, triggering speculation that she may have moved on from her split with actor Rupert Friend.The ... Read more...

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Knightley, Friend call it splits


January 13th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 13 (IANS) Actress Keira Knightley has split from boyfriend actor Rupert Friend.The couple, who met on the sets of 2005 movie "Pride & Prejudice", reached a mutual decision to ... Read more...

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Prince William ‘to marry Kate Middleton in 2012′


September 12th, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 12 (ANI): Prince William will make long-time girlfriend Kate Middleton his bride in 2012 just before the London Olympics, according to sources.The couple will tie the knot in the ... Read more...

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Mark Hurd’s Accuser Speaks Out Through Lawyer


August 8th, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Palo Alto, Aug 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The news of the unexpected resignation of Mark Hurd the former CEO of Palo Alto based HP, has sent shock waves both in Wall ... Read more...

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Komaram Puli Music Launched


July 20th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 20, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): K Rosaiah, the Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister and the Oscar winning music director A.R.Rahman graced the musical launch of Pawan Kalyan's movie entitled Komaram Puli. A.R. ... Read more...

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Stephen Colbert To Become UFW Farm Worker?


July 11th, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri July 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Stephen Colbert is going to be a farm worker at least that is what he told Arturo Rodriguez, the UFW President. He is known as the ... Read more...

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Prince Harry Set To Visit New York To Boost Support For War Veterans


June 3rd, 2010 - 8:24 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar June 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Prince Harry will be visiting New York to not just better the US-UK ties but also to boost the support for war veterans.His main focus ... Read more...

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With dozens of disasters, can’t Bollywood take ‘direct-to-DVD’ route?


May 24th, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 24, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Priyadarshan now has one of the biggest flops ever of his Bollywood journey in the form of 'Bumm Bumm Bole' but surprisingly even the failure of ... Read more...

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Bishops Urge Reform As Vatican Plans To Shield Pope


April 1st, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Rome, Apr 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Vatican has come under media glare as reports of sex abuse by priests belonging to the Catholic Church are being published in quick succession. ... Read more...

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Trina To Approach FBI For Leaked Images


March 3rd, 2010 - 8:49 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Miami, Mar 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rapper Trina who is hogging the media focus for the last few days owing to the leakage of some of her racy and raunchy images ... Read more...

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Detroit Auto Show 2010 Showcases A Plethora Of New Cars


January 12th, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Detroit, Jan 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The attention of the car enthusiasts and motoring industry is now fixed on the North American International Auto Show that is being held at Detroit. ... Read more...

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British military charities being swamped by penniless Gurkhas seeking residence


January 6th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 6(ANI): British military charities are being swamped by Gurkhas and their families arriving in the country to take up the offer of residence made by the Government after a campaign ... Read more...

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Stephanie Santoro: The Latest Point On Jon Gosselin’s Scoreboard?


August 5th, 2009 - 7:34 pm ICT by GD
Jon Gosselin, whose off screen escapades have earned him way more media focus than his on air presence, continues to evidently pile on the notches on his scoreboard, with swirling rumors of ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan’s mum blasts media for fuelling privacy invasion


June 19th, 2009 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 19 (ANI): Lindsay Lohan's mother has blamed the constant media focus on her daughter for triggering a string of attacks on her privacy.Dina Lohan is angry after the 'Mean ... Read more...

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Fernandes appeals to ”true Lohiavadis” to unite


March 22nd, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, March 22 (ANI): The centenary celebrations of Indian freedom fighter and great socialist political leader Dr. Rammanohar Lohia will start from March 23, which happens to be his 99th ... Read more...

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US homegrown Somali radicals back after terror mission


March 20th, 2009 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 20 (ANI): Many of the Somali-American men who were recruited to join an al Qaeda-linked terrorist group have returned to the United States, but the FBI still has not ... Read more...

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Smiling Pinki has a good night’s sleep in mother’s lap


March 1st, 2009 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mirzapur (Uttar Pradesh), March 1 (IANS) After enjoying all the glitter and uninterrupted media focus for days since the Oscars evening at Beverly Hills, Pinki, the star of short documentary "Smile Pinki", ... Read more...

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Supporters of Israel and Hamas take cases to Facebook, Twitter


January 20th, 2009 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan.20 (ANI): Eager to find new ways to bypass reporters and get out their message unfiltered, Israelis and Palestinians found cyberspace fertile ground for a propaganda war. According to the ... Read more...

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Why do Olympic records keep tumbling?


August 12th, 2008 - 11:29 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Aug 12 (IANS) Why are Olympic and world records being shattered regularly? A study shows that it is not because today's athletes are stronger than their predecessors but because of better ... Read more...

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I am the person who can bring Pakistan back from the fringe, asserts Benazir


November 14th, 2007 - 2:24 am ICT by admin
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