mindsets

Aspirations of Kashmiris must be accommodated: Khar (Lead)


September 8th, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 8 (IANS) Pakistani Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar said Saturday that the "aspirations of the Kashmiri people must be accommodated" and they must be a part of the ... Read more...

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Aspirations of Kashmiris must be accmmodated: Khar


September 8th, 2012 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 8 (IANS) Pakistani Foreign Minisiter Hina Rabbani Khar said Saturday that the "aspirations of the Kashmiri people must be accommodated" and they must be a part of the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Avoid watching ‘Naavika’ (Kannada Movie Review)


September 1st, 2012 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Film: Naavika; Direction: Sen Prakash; Producer: Binocular Productions; Cast: Shravanth Rao, Manischandra, Shobaraj, Swathi, Janath Estar, Tennis Krishna, Ninasam Ashwath, Music: Raj Narayan; Camera: Cine Tech Soori; Rating: *Good TV ... Read more...

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Primitive Indian mindsets resisting change (Comment)


July 21st, 2012 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
A mob of 40 jeering men molesting a small 16-year-old girl - one would have dismissed the highly revolting footage as a sequence straight out of an apocryphal movie but for ... Read more...

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After diktat against women, Baghpat villagers thrash cops


July 13th, 2012 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 13 (IANS) Furious that two of their panchayat members had been arrested, villagers in Uttar Pradesh's Baghpat region Friday beat up two policemen investigating the panchayat's 'Taliban' ... Read more...

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Turn the clock around, gift your dad cosmetic treatment (June 17 is Father’s Day)


June 15th, 2012 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) Wondering what to gift your dad this Father's Day? Men are becoming look conscious and don't mind going for cosmetic treatments to enhance their ... Read more...

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Bollywood must treat women as heroes: ‘Kahaani’ writer Advaita Kala


April 26th, 2012 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) The film "Kahaani", for which she wrote the story, grossed Rs.54.55 crore. Advaita Kala, also considered a pioneer of India's chick lit genre, says women ... Read more...

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What women want, actresses tell on Women’s Day


March 7th, 2012 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 7 (IANS) Veteran Shabana Azmi says women must be "placed at the centre of development" while another seasoned actor Khushboo feels it's time to "change the mindset ... Read more...

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Sabyasachi turns to TV, excited about exploring new market (With Image)


February 9th, 2012 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) After serving the fashion world for over a decade, designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee has now forayed into the TV world with his "Band Baajaa Bride with ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Nagpur man aims to unite lonely elders (With images)


February 6th, 2012 - 10:44 am ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Feb 6 (IANS) Advocating the need for companionship in the autumn of life, a Nagpur octogenarian has taken up the task of mooting live-in relationships for senior citizens who ... Read more...

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South Asian initiative seeks to break fresh ground


December 6th, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) Governments of South Asia may not have progressed much beyond the rhetoric and cliches of regional cooperation, but a new initiative at a non-governmental level ... Read more...

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Taj city eco-activists march against polythene


November 20th, 2011 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Nov 20 (IANS)Environmentalits Sunday marched with banners and posters to demand a complete ban on use of polythene, which is proving a major health hazard in the Taj city.Youthful ... Read more...

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Green rating assessment scheme for Goa demanded


October 1st, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 1 (IANS) Green architects in Goa are lobbying with the state government to come up with a green rating assessment scheme for infrastructure projects in the state to ... Read more...

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US to work with India in war against terror


September 16th, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 16 (IANS) The India-US relationship should become one of the world's strategic pivots, says a study by two US think tanks, even as Washington vowed to work closely ... Read more...

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India-US ties can become pivot for global peace: Report


September 16th, 2011 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 16 (IANS) Carefully nurtured, the India-US bilateral relationship should become one of the world's strategic pivots and improve prospects for global peace and prosperity in the 21st century, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Cultural festival of specially-abled children organized in Imphal


May 1st, 2011 - 9:07 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, May 1(ANI): A cultural festival was organized at the Government Deaf and Mute School in Manipur's Imphal district on Sunday.The aim of the event was to nurture the talents of persons ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Centre to come up with new national water policy: Khurshid


April 11th, 2011 - 7:54 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr.11 (ANI): The government has decided to come up with a new national water policy next year. This was disclosed Union Minister for Water Resources Salman Khurshid on Monday.India's ... Read more...

Posted in National |

India faces manpower crunch in post-disaster situations


April 7th, 2011 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) India is least prepared to deal with psycho-social and mental health problems that arise in the aftermath of a natural disaster because of manpower shortage, ... Read more...

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A course to help women get back to work after sabbatical


March 29th, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, March 29 (IANS) Women who often grapple with re-joining work after a sabbatical now have help on hand, courtesy a course offered by a business school here.School of Inspired ... Read more...

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Scripting a new story for Bollywood scriptwriters (This is the second in a series by IANS on Bollywood’s behind-the-scenes people)


March 26th, 2011 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Gone are the days when the script was the weakest link of a movie and multi-starrers were a sureshot way to success. As the ... Read more...

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Budget hike won’t help education sector: Sibal


March 10th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) The 24 percent hike in the outlay for education announced in the union budget will not help the sector because what is needed is a ... Read more...

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Maa Exchange: Archana And Sujata Rrealized That They Had The Best Families


January 21st, 2011 - 1:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
'Maa Exchange', the show on Sony Entertainment Television had the two regular housewives from Nainital and Mumbai going in for a week of living life in the other’s shoes which ... Read more...

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More needed to uplift Scheduled Caste women: Tirath


January 18th, 2011 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) More and wholesome efforts are required to be made to bridge the gap between the Scheduled Caste (SC) communities and others, with special focus on the development ... Read more...

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Book on Mahatma Gandhi released at Delhi Book Fair


December 29th, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec.29 (ANI): The book titled 'Ek mahatma Ka Abhyudaya', the Hindi translation of renowned author and historian late J.N. Uppal's original English book 'Gandhi Ordained in South Africa' was released ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Brit Asian player seeks to change face of UK football


December 29th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 29 (ANI): One of only three professional British Asian footballers is calling for more to be done to encourage others into the sport.Zesh Rehman, 27, was the first British Asian ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

New study reveals the key to New Year’s resolution success


December 12th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 12 (ANI): When it comes to New Year's resolutions, such as losing weight or saving money, you should really be asking yourself "why" you want to achieve your goal, rather ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Koffee With Karan: The Director Special Episode With Raj Kumar Hirani, Farah Khan And Imtiaz Ali


November 29th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
This week, it was the turn of the trio - the top three directors of B-Town namely Raj Kumar Hirani, Imtiaz Ali and Farah Khan who were invited by host Karan ... Read more...

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Sameera’a Mother Fed Up Of Her


August 31st, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 31, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Many protective mothers out there with orthodox mindsets would be worried to see their grown up daughters returning home late in the night after a round ... Read more...

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Narayana Murthy wants armed forces to be ‘instrument of change’ (With images)


August 21st, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Aug 21 (IANS) Infosys chairman and chief mentor N.R. Narayana Murthy has urged the armed forces to become the instrument of change for weeding out obsolete dogmas and stagnant mindsets to ... Read more...

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Women to distribute power bills in east, central Delhi


August 17th, 2010 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) In a unique initiative, a private power company has decided to deploy women as bill distributors in its central and east Delhi area of operations. Chief ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Shunning ‘anti-India sentiments’ must for Pak to grow as a democracy: Pak historian


August 14th, 2010 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Aug 14(ANI): Eminent Pakistani historian Dr. Mubarak Ali reckons that Pakistan needs to abandon its 'anti-India sentiments' if the country wants to progress as a democratic power.Dr. Ali said this during ... Read more...

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Kashmir issue: Mehbooba Mufti welcomes PM’s initiative, demands accountability


August 11th, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Aug 11 (ANI): People's Democratic Party (PDP) Chief Mehbooba Mufti haswelcomed the fresh initiative unveiled by Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Tuesday to address the unrest in Kashmir and ... Read more...

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Miliband calls Cameron a ‘cuttlefish squirting out ink’ over Pakistan comments


August 1st, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 1(ANI): Former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband has criticized Prime Minister David Cameron, accusing him of being a "cuttlefish squirting out ink" over his remarks about Pakistan's record on ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Silambarasan - For Ajith, Against Vijay


July 31st, 2010 - 2:15 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 31, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The news about Silambarasan playing the role of Sharman Joshi in both Tamil and Telugu remakes of 3 Idiots happened to be the sensational headlines ... Read more...

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President’s Estate recognised for green effort


July 25th, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) The President's Estate has become the first urban habitat in India to be accorded a ISO 14001:2004 certificate for environmental management, including pollution control and energy ... Read more...

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