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Maharashtra suspends four policemen


August 27th, 2012 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 27 (IANS) Maharashtra Monday suspended four policemen and charged them with attempt to murder for extorting money from a businessman and throwing him out of a train, an ... Read more...

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Feasting all night long - at Jama Masjid of course (Feature) (With Images)


August 10th, 2012 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) It's the time for fasting but also for feasting, and not just for devout Muslims observing the 30-day roza. For foodies all over, Ramzan is ... Read more...

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Muslims in Kerala observe Ramadan fast (Lead)


July 21st, 2012 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 21 (IANS) Muslims in Kerala began their Ramadan fast after prayers early Saturday morning."This morning, we went to the mosque for the first prayer session, which took place ... Read more...

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Ramadan begins amid prayers in Kashmir


July 21st, 2012 - 12:12 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 21 (IANS) The holy month of Ramadan began Saturday with thousands of Muslims across Jammu and Kashmir thronging mosques to offer early morning prayers.Shoppers busied themselves since morning ... Read more...

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Saina Nehwal gave up karate to embrace badminton


July 6th, 2012 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Badminton ace Saina Nehwal, who is confident of winning the gold in the London Olympics, was initially into karate before she took up the shuttlecock ... Read more...

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Katie Price’s mother thinks her daughter looks like ‘mutton’


June 13th, 2012 - 7:53 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, June 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Amy, mother of glamour model and TV personality Katie Price, has criticized her daughter for her choice of clothes. In her reality show, Katie’s ... Read more...

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Three executed for cannibalism in North Korea


May 21st, 2012 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 21 (IANS) Three people have been executed in North Korea for allegedly selling or eating human flesh, according to a South Korean think tank.South Korea's state-run Korean Institute ... Read more...

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Anupam pays ’smiling tribute’ to late father in Shimla


May 3rd, 2012 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, May 3 (IANS) It's a celebration, not mourning, said noted Bollywood actor Anupam Kher, who was here along with his family to pay a tribute to his late ... Read more...

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Man shoots son dead over serving mutton (Lead)


March 11th, 2012 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, March 11 (IANS) A man was arrested Sunday for shooting his son dead after an argument on serving him mutton before other members of the family in a village ... Read more...

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Man shoots son dead over serving mutton


March 11th, 2012 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, March 11 (IANS) A man shot dead his son after an argument on serving him mutton before other members of the family in a village in Bihar, police said ... Read more...

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For Kashmiri Hindus and Muslims, Shivratri bridges a gap


February 20th, 2012 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Feb 20 (IANS) As bells tolled in the temples of Lord Shiva Monday, what emerged was a heartening story of healing wounds between Hindus and Muslims - wounds inflicted ... Read more...

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Of irresistible barbecues at Srinagar’s Khayam Chowk (Feature, With Images)


February 20th, 2012 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 20 (IANS) The aroma of spiced meat, cooked on charcoal fire, hangs in the air. Kashmiris, of late, may have been flooded with trendy coffee shops and restaurants, ... Read more...

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70,000 faithful throng Hazratbal shrine (With Images)


February 10th, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 10 (IANS) More than 70,000 people offered congregational prayers at the Hazratbal Shrine here on the last Friday of the 10-day long Milad-e-Nabi festivities.Files of devotees who gathered ... Read more...

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Anupam Kher’s lessons from life at Lit Fest


January 22nd, 2012 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 22 (IANS) Bollywood actor Anupam Kher donned a new hat of a self-help guru with the launch of his inspirational book "The Best Thing About You is...You" ... Read more...

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Nepal chicken prices fall after bird flu alert


December 3rd, 2011 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Dec 3 (IANS) Chicken prices took a beating in Kathmandu after schools and security agencies stayed away from chicken products following a new bird flu alert here.These institutions are ... Read more...

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Pakistani kebabs, biryanis cook up feast at IITF


November 18th, 2011 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) A sight of the exquisitely plated biryani is enough to make you salivate, and then there's the divine aroma of freshly roasted kebabs. If there's ... Read more...

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Kerala Muslims celebrate Eid


November 7th, 2011 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 7 (IANS) Muslims in Kerala Monday offered prayers at mosques and specially-built prayer centres across the state on the occasion of Eid-ul-Zuha.Devout Muslims, dressed in their best, started ... Read more...

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Amid rain, Kashmiris hit shopping high for Eid


November 5th, 2011 - 10:45 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Nov 5 (IANS) Amid incessant rain and cold weather, days ahead of Eid-ul-Zuha Monday, Kashmiris, forgetting all their other problems, are thronging the markets to buy sacrificial animals, clothes, ... Read more...

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Fish to brinjal fry…take your pick at Puja (Feature)


October 3rd, 2011 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 3 (IANS) From piping hot luchis to khichdi with a Bengali twist to lip-smacking fish dishes, foodies are spoilt for choice during the five-day Durga Puja, which seems ... Read more...

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Wheat, rice cheaper in Pakistan than India


September 20th, 2011 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 20 (IANS) The prices of wheat, rice, chicken and garlic are lower in Pakistan than in India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka, authorities said.The National Price Monitoring Committee said ... Read more...

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5,000 tonnes of meat consumed a day in Kerala


September 4th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 4 (IANS) Kerala - which leads the country in several indicators including literacy - is also the highest consumer of meat with a daily requirement of over 5,000 ... Read more...

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Kashmiris prepare for Eid with prayers, shopping


August 29th, 2011 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 29 (IANS) Ahead of the Muslim holy festival of Eid-ul-Fitr, markets in Jammu and Kashmir's summer capital Srinagar are crowded with shoppers as locals engage in hectic buying ... Read more...

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Meat prices go up in Pakistan


August 13th, 2011 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 13 (IANS) Meat prices in Pakistan have been steadily rising over the past two years, with butchers and meat exporters blaming each other for the price rise.Butchers accuse ... Read more...

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For your tastebuds - food from Tagore’s home (Eating Out With IANS)


August 11th, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 11 (IANS) Kebabs with Turkish spices, steamed hilsa, cauliflower sandesh... Once perfected in the kitchens of Rabindranath Tagore's ancestral mansion Jorasanko and relished by the Nobel laureate, these ... Read more...

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24 commodities dearer in Pakistan in Ramzan’s first week


August 7th, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 7 (IANS) The prices of 24 essential commodities have gone up across Pakistan in the first week of Ramzan, affecting the poor and middle-class people the most, a ... Read more...

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Kashmiris love their mutton, all 51,000 tonnes of it!


July 27th, 2011 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 27 (IANS) About 85 percent of Kashmiris eat non-vegetarian fare - but exactly how much? Official statistics say Jammu and Kashmir annually consumes a whopping 51,000 tonnes of ... Read more...

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Lab-grown meat would cut emissions: Study


June 20th, 2011 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 20 (IANS) Meat grown artificially in labs would generate a tiny fraction of emissions associated with conventional livestock production, a study says.Lab-grown meat will be a greener alternative ... Read more...

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Cook-and-eat agitation in Hyderabad for Telangana state (Lead)


June 19th, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 19 (IANS) Politicians, government employees, doctors, lawyers, IT professionals and students came together on Hyderabad's roads Sunday for 'vanta vaarpu' or a cook-and-eat agitation to demand a ... Read more...

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Bollywood music - cruising on the wings of change!


May 31st, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 31 (IANS) With bold numbers like "The mutton song", "Karma is a bitch" and now "Bhaag D K Bose", Bollywood music has turned a new leaf. The popularity ... Read more...

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I wanted to be a singer, ended up as lyricist: Amitabh Bhattacharya


May 7th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 7 (IANS) Amitabh Bhattacharya revolutionised lyrics-writing with songs like "Emosanal attyachaar", "Ainvayi ainvayi" and "Aali re", but the lyricist never intended to become a writer. Instead, he came ... Read more...

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Kerala celebrates Easter with fervour


April 24th, 2011 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, April 24 (IANS) Christians across Kerala made a beeline for churches in the wee hours of Sunday to take part in Easter mass, which signifies the resurrection of Jesus ... Read more...

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‘Luv Ka The End’ music targets youth (IANS Music Review)


April 24th, 2011 - 9:01 am ICT by IANS
Film: "Luv Ka The End"; Music Director: Ram Sampath; Lyricist: Amitabh Bhattacharya; Singers: Ali Zafar, Aditi Singh Sharma, Joi Barua, Jimmy Moses, Krishna Beura and Suman Sridhar; Rating: ***It's hip, its ... Read more...

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Old-time extras back on screen with ‘Mutton song’


April 20th, 2011 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 20 (IANS) "Mutton song", an item number from upcoming film "Luv Ka The End", not only has the lead actor grooving to it, but the choreographer has also ... Read more...

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Mutton becomes bone of contention in Kashmir


April 20th, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 20 (IANS) Imagine a traditional 'wazwan' feast without mutton! But many Kashmiris are indeed going without their favourite non-vegetarian dishes for the past month as they return empty-handed ... Read more...

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Under threat, Argentine coach won’t quit Kashmir


April 13th, 2011 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 13 (IANS) Two of his pet dogs were poisoned one after the other in January. Then he started getting threatening calls asking him to leave the Kashmir Valley. ... Read more...

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