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Starving sisters rescued in Delhi to get financial help


June 23rd, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikhsit here Saturday announced financial aid of Rs.1 lakh each for the starving sisters rescued from their north Delhi apartment last ... Read more...

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‘Chain snatching, father’s death shocked starved sisters’


June 17th, 2012 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Two traumatised sisters rescued from in their house here were shocked by their father's death 10 years ago and a chain snatching incident involving one ... Read more...

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Delhi’s starved sisters remained locked up for 6 years (Lead)


June 16th, 2012 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) An eerie silence shrouded the Gupta household in north Delhi's Rohini where two sisters had locked themselves for the last over six years. Traumatised and ... Read more...

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Starving sisters locked for months, rescued in Delhi


June 16th, 2012 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Locked up inside their home and unfed for months together, two sisters were rescued from their north Delhi apartment Saturday, police officials said.Found in tattered ... Read more...

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Lowest in literacy but with highest sex ratio


April 7th, 2011 - 10:40 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 7 (IANS) Being literate could be a bane for the sex ratio. This has been proved by Mewat - a backward district in Haryana and also one of ... Read more...

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Haryana records marginal rise in child sex ratio


April 5th, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 5 (IANS) Haryana recorded child sex ratio of 830 girls for 1,000 boys in the 0-6 age group, according to the provisional population count released by the census ... Read more...

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‘Life Goes On’ - a poised, gentle look at the bereaved heart (IANS Movie Review - Rating ****)


March 26th, 2011 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Life Goes On"; Cast: Sharmila Tagore, Girish Karnad, Om Puri, Soha Ali Khan, Mukulika Banerjee, Neerja Naik and Rez Kempton; Written and Directed by: Sangeeta Dutta; Rating: ****One of the ... Read more...

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TRP report provided a roadmap to Information and Broadcasting ministry: Soni


January 10th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 10 (ANI): Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Ambika Soni on Monday said that the Television Rating Point (TRP) report provided a roadmap to the ministry on how ... Read more...

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‘Think differently, discover the impossible’, says Kalam to students


December 20th, 2010 - 7:57 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 20 (ANI): Former President Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam on Monday called upon the students to discover the impossible, while asking the teachers to encourage the young minds to think ... Read more...

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Etihad Airways unveiled Katrina Kaif as their New Brand Ambassador of Etihad Airways


August 25th, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 25, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The launch of Katrina Kaif as the new Brand Ambassador of Etihad Airways was accompanied with lot of paparazzi and glamour as expected. Mr. Andrew Ward, ... Read more...

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Katrina Kaif to fly high as Etihad’s brand ambassador


August 19th, 2010 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai Aug 19 (IANS) Bollywood beauty Katrina Kaif has been named the brand ambassador of Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, an official said. The announcement will be made ... Read more...

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‘Miley Jab Hum Tum’ Official Hits Out At Kriti


July 31st, 2010 - 11:55 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 31, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The controversy surrounding Kriti Sharma's exit from Star One and Sudhir Sharma show "Miley Jab Hum Tum' simply refuses to die.On July 24, we'd filed news ... Read more...

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Air power should be limited to Bastar, says Congress MP


May 19th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
By Neerja Chowdhury New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) Jharkhand's Congress MP Mabel Rebello favours giving air support to security forces battling Maoists but says it should be "limited to Bastar region" and ... Read more...

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Mother, daughter found dead on rail track


May 13th, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, May 13 (IANS) The bodies of a 55-year-old woman and her 24-year-old daughter were found on a rail track in Fatehpur Sikri area near here Thursday. The victims were identified as Har ... Read more...

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Two lakh MW power capacity to be added to next two Five-Year plans: CEA chief


February 23rd, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb.23 (ANI): The Government is expected to produce nearly 42,000 MW more power during the current 11th Five Year Plan, taking the total additional power capacity during the Plan to ... Read more...

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Sharmila Tagore, Soha share screen in ‘Life Goes On’


November 3rd, 2009 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Dibyojyoti Baksi Mumbai, Nov 3 (IANS) Veteran actress Sharmila Tagore has starred with her daughter Soha Ali Khan for the first time in "Life Goes On", a film on British Indians that ... Read more...

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49 per cent FDI in print media safe: Ambika Soni


July 19th, 2009 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
By Neerja Chowdhury New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) With the media reeling under the financial crunch, Information and Broadcasting Minister Ambika Soni has backed increasing FDI (foreign direct investment) in print media ... Read more...

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No content code for now: Ambika Soni


July 19th, 2009 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
By Neerja Chowdhury New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Saying that censorship has no place in the age of Internet, Information and Broadcasting Minister Ambika Soni has said she has no plan to ... Read more...

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Party wasn’t consulted about Modi as PM: Rajnath Singh (Interview)


April 30th, 2009 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
By Neerja Chowdhury New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Rajnath Singh says the party was not consulted before its leaders like Arun Shourie declared that Gujarat Chief Minister ... Read more...

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No way CPI-M will support Congress government: Brinda Karat (Interview)


April 25th, 2009 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
By Neerja Chowdhury New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) has not ruled out joining or even leading it if the Lok Sabha elections lead to a government ... Read more...

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I have had enough: BJP chief Rajnath Singh (Interview)


April 5th, 2009 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
By Neerja Chowdhury New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Rajnath Singh has indicated he will not continue in the post beyond his term and, contrary to speculation, says ... Read more...

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BJD agreed to only ‘cooperate’ with Third Front: Jay Panda (Interview)


March 17th, 2009 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
By Neerja Chowdhury New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) Orissa's ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD), which snapped its 11-year-old ties with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), says it has only agreed to "cooperate" ... Read more...

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Etihad passengers spend 23 hours for four-hour journey (Roundup)


June 15th, 2008 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) Some 250 passengers including children travelling by Etihad Airways from Abu Dhabi to Mumbai had to endure a six-hour wait inside the aircraft here without food or ... Read more...

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Etihad passengers to Mumbai face 15-hour ordeal (Lead)


June 14th, 2008 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) Some 250 passengers, including children, travelling by Etihad Airways from Abu Dhabi to Mumbai had to endure a six-hour wait inside the aircraft here without food or ... Read more...

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Etihad records 25 percent growth in its load factor


April 18th, 2008 - 5:36 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai April 18 (IANS) Abu Dhabi based Etihad Airways Friday said it has recorded a 25 percent year on year growth in the load factor to its four Indian destinations. On the ... Read more...

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