Indians make progress in ITF junior tennis

September 5th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 5 (IANS) Indians had a field day in the opening round of the Servo ITF junior tennis tournament here on Monday while three foreign entries also progressed.Jeong In ... Read more...

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Enzyme lowers vitamin D’s anti-cancer abilities

March 2nd, 2011 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 2 (ANI): Scientists at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center have discovered that an enzyme, which plays a role in metabolizing vitamin D, can predict lung cancer survival.Previous ... Read more...

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Director V K Prakash Debuts In Kannada Film

August 26th, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 26, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Director V K Prakash, who has directed Hindi, Malayalam and Telugu movies so far, is now going to direct his first Kannada movie titled Aidu Ondla ... Read more...

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Time for change in Malayalam film industry: Director

July 26th, 2010 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 26 (IANS) Veteran film director Sibi Malayil, whose latest film "Apoorva Ragam" has just hit the theatre screens, said Monday that it is time for change in the Malayalam film ... Read more...

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India-China martial arts meet at Shaolin temple

June 21st, 2010 - 7:32 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 21 (IANS) Martial arts experts from China and India met at the Shaolin Temple, famous as one of the holy sites of the art of Kung fu, to commemorate the ... Read more...

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Siddarth Back In Kollywood

June 12th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 12, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Having been associated with director Manirathnam, Siddarth had dreams about making it big as a filmmaker. His onscreen debut resulted in a heavy downpour of ... Read more...

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Launch of Apoorva Ragam

January 29th, 2010 - 4:50 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Filmmaker Sibi Malayail, who completed 25 years in the Malayalam industry, has launched his new film, Apoorva Ragam.The movie's pooja was held recently and the film will soon start rolling. It stars ... Read more...

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Mohanlal and Revathy come together again

August 29th, 2009 - 1:02 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The hit pair, Mohanlal and Revathy, who were last seen in Raavanaprabhu, is set to appear together again. This time, they will be teaming up for Jithu Joseph's Mummy and Me. The ... Read more...

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Remake of Josh

August 24th, 2009 - 5:29 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Super hit Kannada film Josh Produced by S.V. Babu has recently completed 100 days in seven theatres in Karnataka and now will be soon remade in Tamil and Telugu. The Tamil version ... Read more...

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Grover takes sole lead in U-14 category of Asian Youth Chess

August 6th, 2009 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) After a poor start, Delhi-based FIDE Master Sahaj Grover came back strongly to take the sole lead in the Under-14 Open category of the ongoing Asian Youth ... Read more...

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Vellathooval to grace theatres next month

April 16th, 2009 - 2:43 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Veteran Mollywood's director IV Sasi has almost finished shooting for his upcoming flick Vellathooval which had youngsters like Rejith Menon and Nithya is the lead. The other cast includes Jagathy Sreekumar, Vijayaraghavan, ... Read more...

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April release for Vellathooval

April 3rd, 2009 - 4:15 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Veteran Malayalam's director I.V. Sasi's Vellathooval has completed shooting and is all set to hit the theatres in the last week on April. The film was shot at the locations of Munaar, ... Read more...

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Malayalam cinema goes international with ”Aakasha Gopuram”

August 22nd, 2008 - 8:44 pm ICT by ANI
Kochi , August 22 (ANI): Country''s first international Malayalam film ''Aakasha Gopuram'', released nationwide on Friday.The film is an adaptation of the Henrik Ibsen classic play ''The Master Builder'', which was ... Read more...

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Fortis Healthcare buys Chennai hospital for south India launch

February 19th, 2008 - 9:25 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) The Ranbaxy-promoted Fortis Healthcare Ltd and Oscar Investments Ltd (OIL) Tuesday completed acquiring 62.17 percent of the equity of Chennai-based Malar Hospitals Ltd (MHL) for Rs.346.8 million ... Read more...

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