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‘Challenge’ engaging, entertaining (Kannada Movie Review)


August 19th, 2012 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Challenge"; Cast: Harish Raj, Dilip Raj, Neenasam, Achyuth Kumar, Dharma, Riyaz Khan, Sanjana Singh, Nihal; Director: Ganesh Kamaraj; Producer: Sridharan; Composer: Kannan; Camera: Magesh Dev; Rating: ** 1/2Ganesh Kamaraj's "Challenge" ... Read more...

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Three years of UPA-II: Not much to celebrate


May 22nd, 2012 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) The United Progressive Alliance (UPA)-II government completed three years in office Tuesday amid charges of policy paralysis and key initiatives remaining mired in fractious ... Read more...

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Delhi engineer murdered by friend for ransom (Second Lead)


April 6th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) In a murder meticulously planned by three friends, a young engineer was abducted, strangled and his body buried in a deep pit lined with 40 ... Read more...

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Why Congress has to get along with SP now (News Analysis)


March 7th, 2012 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) The outcome of the Uttar Pradesh elections is likely to push the Congress into having a better equation with the triumphant Samajwadi Party (SP) ... Read more...

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Man kills wife nagging him to give up drugs


February 22nd, 2012 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) A 36-year-old property dealer in west Delhi was arrested for murdering his wife, who was repeatedly urging him to give up his drugs habit, said ... Read more...

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Has Mayawati set agenda for assembly polls?


November 27th, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) Has Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati set the agenda for the upcoming assembly polls with the proposal for four-way division of the state?Some analysts ... Read more...

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Advani’s yatra: Crusade or pilgrimage?


October 30th, 2011 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) Is Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani's anti-corruption yatra really mobilising people against the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) or is it just the ... Read more...

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Patrons to traders: Royal patronage to arts, crafts changing (Feature)


October 17th, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) Art and craft in India have traditionally been patronised by the royalty, who spent the bulk of their wealth adding to the country's artistic heritage. ... Read more...

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Thant Myint-U, Amish Tripathi top authors of week (IANS Books)


October 13th, 2011 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) Amish Tripathi's "The Secret of The Nagas" continued its bestseller run in the fiction category while historian Thant Myint-U's "Where China Meets India" led ... Read more...

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Broadcasters will be consulted on new TV guidelines: Soni


October 10th, 2011 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) With the government's decision to recast policy guidelines for TV channels sparking outrage, Information and Broadcasting Minister Ambika Soni Monday assured broadcasters her ministry ... Read more...

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Who won? Anna or government?


August 31st, 2011 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) Did Anna Hazare win the battle of Lokpal? Yes, say some. Others feel differently. And yet others said both the government and Team Anna ... Read more...

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Team Anna versus government: Information warfare hots up


August 16th, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) A full-blown information warfare has broken out between Team Anna and the government, with both sides deploying social media tools, SMS and e-mail campaigns ... Read more...

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Thousands turn up for rallies at Bhagat Singh’s village


March 23rd, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Khatkar Kalan (Punjab), March 23 (IANS) With canopies stretched over 20 acres, facilities for drinking water and parking, and at least 10 community kitchens, this Punjab village hosted ... Read more...

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Woman Congress councillor gets extortion calls


March 17th, 2011 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) A woman Congress councillor here Thursday alleged that she has been receiving extortion calls threatening that her children and husband would be killed if she ... Read more...

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Mentally challenged man battered to death


December 31st, 2010 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) A 32-year-old mentally challenged man was beaten to death by his neighbours over a petty issue in west Delhi, police said Friday.Jai Prakash Pahuja was repeatedly hit ... Read more...

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Four killed in Uttar Pradesh hooch tragedy


October 16th, 2010 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 16 (IANS) Four people were killed and 10 others fell ill after consuming illicit liquor in Uttar Pradesh's Allahabad district, police said Saturday. Two people have been detained.Several locals in ... Read more...

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Security forces recover a huge cache of explosives in Jharkhand


July 21st, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by ANI
Tamad (Jharkhand), July 21 (ANI): The Central Reserve Security Force (CRPF) personnel recovered as much as 70-80 kilograms of explosives in Tamad village near Jharkhand's Ranchi city during a combing operation against ... Read more...

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Floods affect Punjab villages


July 6th, 2010 - 11:52 pm ICT by ANI
Samrala village (Punjab), July 6 (ANI): Floods have started to play havoc in Punjab villages.On Tuesday, in Samrala Village of Punjab, the flood situation turned grim while dozens of villages were ... Read more...

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Gemini TV To Launch Reality Show ‘Sangeeta Mahayuddham’ On June 26


June 14th, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 14, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Gemini TV is set to introduce a new music reality show, "Sangeeta Mahayuddham', which is scheduled to air from June 26.Renowned anchor and actress Udaya Bhanu ... Read more...

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Trace missing girl in two days, court tells police


March 24th, 2010 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) A city court Wednesday asked Delhi Police to trace a missing girl within two days after her mother alleged that her estranged husband had taken her away. Metropolitan ... Read more...

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Ayesha to take over the hotel in ‘Jaane Pehchaane…?’


February 26th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
February 26, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):The recent track of Star One's "Jaane Pehchaane Se Ye Ajnabbi' is now concentrating on how Ayesha (Aditi Tailang) is caught in a trap by the hotel ... Read more...

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24X7 news television is murdering the English language (Comment)


July 25th, 2009 - 10:42 am ICT by IANS
By S. Nihal Singh The English language has stood India in good stead before and after the success of the independence movement. Mahatma Gandhi wrote "My Experiments with Truth", which remains a classic. ... Read more...

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Movie Review: Kal Kissne Dekha (2009)


June 12th, 2009 - 7:31 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Kal Kissne Dekha: Waste of time and moneyRating: 2 out of 5*Starring: Introducing Jackky Bhagnani and Vaishali Desai, Rishi Kapoor, Rahul Dev, Archana Puran Singh, Rachana Shah and Satish ShahDirector: Vivek ... Read more...

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‘Kal Kissne Dekha’ - of love and supernatural powers (IANS Preview)


June 8th, 2009 - 9:50 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) "Kal Kissne Dekha", producer Vashu Bhagnani's launch pad for his son Jackky, is the first film to roll out from the Bollywood stables after the resolution ... Read more...

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Going back and forth in time - Bollywood’s new craze


March 5th, 2009 - 9:53 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 5 (IANS) One often wonders what the future has in store for us and shrugs it off quickly, but Bollywood doesn't seem content doing that. The film industry has quite ... Read more...

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Elderly couple found dead in Delhi home


March 3rd, 2009 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) A 65-year-old real estate agent and his 60-year-old wife were found dead in their northwest Delhi home Tuesday in a case the police suspect to be of ... Read more...

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Devotees offer airplane at this Gurudwara to go abroad!


February 14th, 2009 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
By Paramjit Singh Jalandhar, Feb 14 (ANI): A large number of devotees, seeking greener pastures abroad, head towards a Gurudwara devoted to Sant Baba Nihal Singh Shaheedan in Village Talhan of ... Read more...

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Spotlight turns on media overkill of Aarushi story


May 26th, 2008 - 5:17 pm ICT by admin
By Manish Chand New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) Fact and fiction have dangerously blurred in the sensational murder of 14-year-old Aarushi Talwar with lurid speculation and slander feeding media frenzy, raising serious ... Read more...

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Large migration causing trouble for the aged in Orissas Bolangir district


May 19th, 2008 - 10:46 pm ICT by admin
Bolangir (Orissa), May 19 (ANI): Faced by poverty and droughts, Orissas Bolangir district has always been challenged by problems like starvation deaths or child trafficking. But the latest problem is caused ... Read more...

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Bangalore Royals cheerleaders, GMR’s Bhangra troupe rock Kotla’s IPL match


April 30th, 2008 - 10:25 pm ICT by admin
By Pankaj Yadav New Delhi, Apr. 30 (ANI): Contrary to press reports that suggested that skimpily-dressed cheerleaders would be conspicuously absent at the Ferozshah Kotla grounds during the match between the Delhi ... Read more...

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Punjab farmers seek loan waiver, PM assures due help


February 25th, 2008 - 6:48 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday hinted at a relief package for small and marginal farmers from Punjab in the union budget for 2008-09 to be presented in ... Read more...

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