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Asin finds Sajid funny, says he forgets to say cut


March 27th, 2012 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 27 (IANS) Asin Thottumkal, who is gearing up for her first multi-starrer "Housefull 2", describes director Sajid Khan as funny and says he forgets to say cut."Sajid Khan ... Read more...

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Empowering children to tackle natural disasters


December 6th, 2011 - 1:29 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) Fourteen-year-old, Rehmath and her friend Sabina, a Class 9 student, were in school in Ahmedabad in Gujarat when the massive earthquake hit the state in ... Read more...

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Kolkata bourse eyes Rs.500 crore daily trading volume


November 28th, 2011 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 28 (IANS) The Calcutta Stock Exchange (CSE) is expecting its daily average trading volume to reach Rs.500 crore by March 31 next year after launching its common trading ... Read more...

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Forging a national platform for global relations


October 30th, 2011 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) An Indian theory of international relations? With the tectonic shifts of power from the West to the rest, diplomats and academics of international relations from ... Read more...

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Court notice over BPL benefits for disabled


October 5th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday issued notice to the central government on a plea seeking inclusion of families with disabled members in the list of ... Read more...

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Jairam Ramesh: politics of compromise or middle path?


May 12th, 2011 - 10:44 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Until a few months ago, Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh was hogging the headlines by halting some of the biggest projects for violation of green norms. ... Read more...

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Past Winners And Runners-Up Of American Idol Experience Varying Fates In The Airplay’s Tables


January 18th, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 18, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): American Idol (AI), the ground-breaking reality program dedicated to unearthing singing talent, has engendered numerous winners of varying degrees of competence in the past. Carrie ... Read more...

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Miss Michigan Katie Lynn LaRoche Wins Quality Of Life Award At Miss America 2011


January 16th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Las Vegas, Jan 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) As the names of the finalists were being announced, fans of Katie Lynn LaRoche were flung into a state of despair as the Miss ... Read more...

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‘Bush thinks Palin not fit to be President’


November 7th, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 7 (ANI): Former US President George Bush does not believe that Sarah Palin is qualified to be president and thinks that it was a mistake on John McCain part ... Read more...

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Northeast fashion weekend to bring up new designers, models


July 29th, 2010 - 1:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 29 (IANS) In an endeavour to promote new designers and models from the country's northeast, a three-day 'fashion weekend' will be held in Guwahati next month with top names like ... Read more...

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PM promises all possible help to disabled


April 20th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday assured a delegation of representatives of the disabled, which raised several demands including a separate ministry for disability affairs, of all ... Read more...

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Disabled demand separate ministry


April 20th, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Braving the scorching heat Tuesday, thousands of disabled people protested the government's failure to provide them with social security and free healthcare and demanded a separate ... Read more...

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Disabled people to march to parliament Tuesday


April 19th, 2010 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) Led by communist leader Brinda Karat, disabled people from across the country would march to Parliament House Tuesday, demanding a social security system and free healthcare in ... Read more...

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Women village leaders want quota within quota


March 19th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) Around 60 women village leaders Friday hailed the passing of the women's reservation bill in the Rajya Sabha but demanded a quota for Dalits and other backward ... Read more...

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Monster Diesel Ties Up With Orange County Choppers


January 29th, 2010 - 8:54 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Baltimore, Jan 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The popular television reality show, 'American Chopper', which is aired on the TLC Network will feature an episode on Monster Diesel, the flagship product of ... Read more...

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Mumbai dabbawalas to take out tableau on Republic Day


January 22nd, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) With clanking tiffin boxes in hand, Mumbai dabbawalas scurry around India's business capital distributing food. Now the group, which is internationally lauded for its efficiency and time ... Read more...

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Assam’s travelling theatre coming to Delhi


October 28th, 2009 - 9:37 am ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Guwahati, Oct 28 (IANS) One of Assam's popular travelling theatre groups that play to packed houses in both urban and rural areas is all set to entertain crowds in ... Read more...

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Miss Fresh Face of North East contest a major draw for youth


September 18th, 2009 - 10:35 pm ICT by ANI
By Peter Alex ToddGuwahati, Sep.18 (ANI): With the growing number of fashion conscious youngsters present in the northeast region of the country, the fashion and beauty industry is gaining popularity here.This ... Read more...

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Conference of Secretaries of Administrative reforms today


August 21st, 2009 - 11:04 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 21 (ANI): A conference of Secretaries of Administrative Reforms will be held here today.It will be inaugurated by Prithviraj Chavan, Minister of State for Personnel, Public Grievances and ... Read more...

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Force of history is on India’s side: PM


December 27th, 2008 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 27 (IANS) The "force of history" was on India's side, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said here Saturday, adding that "those who wish to weaken our unity and hurt our ... Read more...

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Keep hands off my Senate seat: Republican Senator to Palin


December 3rd, 2008 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 3 (ANI): Alaskas Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski seems to be gearing up for a possible primary challenge from Sarah Palin in 2010, and advised the Republican Governor of the ... Read more...

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Left strike cripples Tripura


August 20th, 2008 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Aug 20 (IANS) Normal life came to a standstill Wednesday in Tripura as the ruling Left Front called a general strike to protest against the India-US nuclear deal and rising prices ... Read more...

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