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HS2 route should be moved to M40 corridor


August 13th, 2012 - 9:12 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An train expert in Britain said that the route of HS2 train should be linked from London to Birmingham. He claimed that this should be done because ... Read more...

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Omar inaugurates Ladakh International Film Festival


June 15th, 2012 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 15 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Friday inaugurated the first Ladakh International Film Festival (LIFF) in Leh town.Welcoming the participants, he highlighted the state's captivating ... Read more...

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Age is no bar for adventure in Solang Valley


February 11th, 2012 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Manali, Feb 11 (IANS) Winter sport is seen as an adventure for the young. Hemraj Thakur from Old Manali does not. The 55-year-old is out setting a new benchmark blazing ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh takes to social media to promote tourism


February 8th, 2012 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) The Chhattisgarh Tourism Board (CTB) has taken to social media to promote tourism in the state and strike a chord with people by highlighting ... Read more...

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Travel shows get makeover in India: Gaurav Kapoor (With Image)


February 8th, 2012 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) Thanks to the changing preferences and lifestyle of people, travel shows in India have got a makeover, says Channel V's popular veejay Gaurav Kapoor ... Read more...

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A camera records India-Sri Lanka partnership


February 6th, 2012 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Feb 6 (IANS) India-Sri Lanka development partnership has come alive through a photographic exhibition titled "India through Sri Lankan Eyes" that opened here Saturday.Curated by Mithra Weerakone, president of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Prakash Jha advises Rumi Jaffery to shoot in Bhopal


September 23rd, 2011 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 23 (IANS) Not only has Prakash Jha put the city of Bhopal on Bollywood's map but he's also ensuring that other units with a vital story to ... Read more...

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Winslet forms anti-cosmetic surgery group


August 19th, 2011 - 9:03 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 19 (IANS) Kate Winslet has joined forces with fellow actresses Emma Thompson and Rachel Weisz to rally against the cosmetic surgery trend in Hollywood.Winslet is adamant that she ... Read more...

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Dhoni to promote Jharkhand forest department


June 5th, 2011 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, June 5 (IANS) Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has been made the brand ambassador of Jharkhand's forest and environment department.The announcement by the state government in a full ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

It’s best not to mess with nature: Cheryl Cole


May 25th, 2011 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 25 (IANS) Singer Cheryl Cole doesn't believe in surgeries to enhance her looks and wonders why people mess with their natural beauty."Everything in the US is a little ... Read more...

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Kinnaur — where improved literacy is leading to dismal sex ratio!


April 8th, 2011 - 10:31 am ICT by IANS
Kinnaur, April 8 (IANS) Kinnaur's sex ratio has registered a fall. Not because of obvious reasons of female foeticide or a patriarchal mindset, but surprisingly due to improved literacy rate ... Read more...

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Indian painter Murali Nagapuzha to display artwork in Muscat


April 3rd, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Apr 3 (ANI): An exhibition of paintings by the world renowned painter Murali Nagapuzha will be held from April 6, 2011 at the Indian Embassy Auditorium.'The Fiction of a Landscape' will ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Movie Preview: Anaganaga O Dheerudu


January 13th, 2011 - 11:39 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Director: Prakash Rao Kovelamudi.Cast: Shruti Hasan, Siddharth, Lakshmi Manchu, Harshita, Tanikella Bharani, Allari Ravi and others.Shruti Hasan the drop dead beautiful daughter of veteran movie star Kamal Hasan is making her ... Read more...

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West Bengal Left Front starts seven-day protest


November 25th, 2010 - 1:05 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 24 (IANS) West Bengal's Left Front led by Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Wednesday started a seven-day sit-in to protest against the countrywide price rise and the alleged Maoist-Trinamool Congress ... Read more...

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One more screening of ‘Sikkim’ at Kolkata Film Festival


November 16th, 2010 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 16 (IANS) The documentary "Sikkim" directed by Satyajit Ray will be screened again Nov 17 at the 16th Kolkata Film Festival, festival authorities said Tuesday."I am very happy to announce ... Read more...

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Bigg Boss 4: Sara And Ali’s ‘Haldi’ Ceremony Takes Place


November 11th, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 11, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Bigg Boss 4 house has been on a total celebration mode for the last couple of days or so. What with the wedding of Sara Khan and ... Read more...

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“Jacques” Magazine Begs To Differ In Portrayal Of Women


October 29th, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) "Jacques" magazine, has been given a new look. The two creative directors, Jonathan Leder and his wife Danielle Leder feels that there is a huge difference ... Read more...

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Steven Spielberg says he has fallen for England’s natural beauty


October 28th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 28 (ANI): Director Steven Spielberg has talked about how the beauty of Dartmoor in England mesmerized him during the shooting of his new blockbuster 'War Horse'.The Hollywood director had ... Read more...

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Snowfall boosts tourism prospects for Manali


October 27th, 2010 - 7:17 pm ICT by ANI
Manali (Himachal Pradesh), Oct. 27 (ANI): Thousands of tourist enjoyed snowfall on Tuesday in scenic Gulaba in the Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh.The famous Mall Road of Manali town in Himachal Pradesh ... Read more...

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Sri Lankan craftsmen to visit Delhi


October 27th, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Master craftsman from Sri Lanka will display long-preserved traditional art of producing handmade crafts through unique tools and indigenous raw materials here from Oct 30.The exquisite ... Read more...

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Natural scenery can ease cancer pain, shows study


October 20th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 20 (IANS) Displaying images of natural beauty to cancer patients can ease their pain, a study says. Scientists at Johns Hopkins University in the US analysed patients undergoing bone ... Read more...

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Kelly Ripa says that she looks like Peter Pan when she works out in the gym


October 4th, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Oct 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Alley Theatre shouldn’t have any more problems for its production of Peter Pan, which is not very much endowed in terms of technology as they can call Kelly ... Read more...

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Padma Lakshmi shows off 7-month-old daughter in impromptu photoshoot


October 1st, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 01 (ANI): Former model Padma Lakshmi recently showed off her seven-month-old daughter Krishna Thea on the streets of New York in an impromptu photoshoot.The photoshoot took place when the former ... Read more...

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Diaspora youth gets a taste of India


September 22nd, 2010 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Minister for Overseas Indian Affairs (MOIA) Vayalar Ravi Tuesday met 28 young People of Indian Origin (PIO), including 22 women from across the world, on a government-sponsored ... Read more...

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Kate Moss goes nude for jewellery ad


August 30th, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 30 (IANS) Supermodel Kate Moss has shed her clothes for a new ad campaign for a jewellery line. In a candid photo shoot for jeweller David Yurman, the 35-year-old catwalk queen ... Read more...

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Zoe Saldana strips for Calvin Klein!


August 23rd, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 23, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): It seems the ladies of Hollywood are more than eager to show their assets in the new ad campaigns. This time it is the "Avatar' star ... Read more...

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Avatar director - James Cameron all set to plant 1 million trees


August 16th, 2010 - 8:25 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Aug 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After directing the block buster 3D movie Avatar and creating numerous records in the process, James Cameron is now all set to do his bit for the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment, Environment |

Cleaning of Naini Lake begins in Nainital


August 14th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0By Vipul GoelNainital, Aug 14 (ANI): Authorities began clean-up operations at the Naini Lake here, which is getting polluted due to garbage and sewage water.There ... Read more...

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Unrest in Kashmir diverts tourists to neighbouring Himachal Pradesh


August 11th, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
By Hemant ChauhanShimla, Aug 11 (ANI): Foreign tourists are heading for Shimla in the wake of growing unrest in Jammu and Kashmir.Domestic and foreign tourists usually go to Jammu and Kashmir to ... Read more...

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Heidi Montag Makes Desperate Tweet To Replace ‘Transformers’ Megan Fox!


May 25th, 2010 - 12:29 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) As Megan Fox steps off the set of the popular hit movie series 'Transformers', Heidi Montag is more than willing to walk in and take her place. ... Read more...

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Mongolian team meets Omar Abdullah, seeks tourism collaboration


May 12th, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, May 12 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today appreciated Mongolia's interest in collaborating with the state in the fields of tourism, education and culture."The state offers greater potential ... Read more...

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Shrinking of Renuka Lake concerns Himachal locals


April 29th, 2010 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
Sirmour (Himachal Pradesh), Apr 29 (ANI): People in Himachal Pradesh's Sirmour District are very concerned over the shrinking of the state's Renuka Lake.Many feel the lake's shrinking would affect business, as ... Read more...

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AirAsia starts Chennai-Penang flight service


April 28th, 2010 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 28 (IANS) Malaysian low-cost carrier AirAsia Wednesday started flights between Chennai and Penang, the airline said Wednesday. In a statement, the airline also said the Kuala Lumpur-Chennai service will start May ... Read more...

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‘Northeastern States hold big prospects in tourism sector’


April 13th, 2010 - 1:00 am ICT by ANI
Gangtok, April 12 (ANI): The Travel Agents Association of Sikkim (TAAS) and the Tourism Department of Sikkim recently organised a joint meet here to explore the tourist prospects in Sikkim as well ... Read more...

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Over 5,000 deodar saplings planted in Shimla


April 6th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 6 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh government planted 5,009 saplings in Shimla town last year, Forest Minister J.P. Nadda said here Tuesday. "As many as 5,009 saplings of deodar were planted in ... Read more...

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