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Goa’s director of prosecution booked for corruption


April 25th, 2012 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 25 (IANS) The chief of Goa's prosecution department has been booked for alleged corruption and cheating just a week before she was to retire from service.The first information ... Read more...

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‘Women more assertive, men more macho in Bollywood now’


March 28th, 2012 - 12:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) The script has changed in Bollywood in the last 60 years - the women are more worldly, the men more macho and the cinema ... Read more...

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Activist asks court for inquiry into MEA ‘gifts scam’


January 13th, 2012 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) A social activist Friday filed a public interest litigation (PIL) in the Allahabad High Court to seek an inquiry into media reports about alleged fraud ... Read more...

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‘Khoya khoya chand’ - Some of Dev Anand’s hit songs


December 4th, 2011 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) From Sadhana to Waheeda Rahman, Usha Kiran to Nalini Jaywant, Dev Anand romanced most of the beauties of the black and white era. The songs ... Read more...

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Hindi film awards for social causes


October 30th, 2011 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 30 (IANS) Acknowledging the huge impact of cinema on India's socio-cultural life, a civil society organisation working in various fields of social concern here Sunday announced it would ... Read more...

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Farmer leader Teotia fasts in jail


September 10th, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Sep 10 (IANS) Farmer leader Manvir Singh Teotia, who led a farmers' agitation against land takeover in Bhatta-Parsaul village in Greater Noida in May, is on a ... Read more...

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Jubiliation in Maharashtra over Anna’s victory (Lead)


August 27th, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 27 (IANS) Thousands of people in Maharashtra, including here and Anna Hazare's home village Ralegan-Siddhi, broke out in celebrations Saturday after the activist said he will call ... Read more...

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Goa Police tried to kill me: Israeli drug dealer


August 26th, 2011 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Aug 26 (IANS) An Israeli drug dealer, allegedly linked to the Goa home minster's son, Friday said he suspected that the police was trying to kill him. Yaniv Benaim ... Read more...

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Food for cause: No dabbas for Mumbai’s office-goers (Lead)


August 19th, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 19 (IANS) Striking work for the first time in their 120-year-old history, Mumbai's famed dabbawalas Friday extended support to anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare in his fight for a ... Read more...

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Mumbai dabbawalas join Anna, office-goers go without tiffin


August 19th, 2011 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 19 (IANS) Striking work for the first time in their 120-year-old history, Mumbai's famed dabbawalas Friday stepped forth to support Anna Hazare in his fight for a stronger ... Read more...

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Tewatia sent to judicial custody over land stir (Lead)


July 10th, 2011 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, July 10 (IANS) Farmer leader Manveer Singh Tewatia, arrested from New Delhi for allegedly instigating violence in Bhatta-Parsaul in May, was Sunday sent to judicial custody by a court ... Read more...

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Goa serial killer sentenced to life


June 10th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 10 (IANS) A Goa court Friday sentenced serial killer Mahanand Naik to life imprisonment for murdering a 32-year-old woman four years back.Naik, 40, is being tried for killing ... Read more...

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Mumbai dabbawalas, Vidarbha farmers back Ramdev


June 3rd, 2011 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 3 (IANS) Nearly 5,000 dabbawalas of Mumbai and thousands of farmers and farm widows of Vidarbha Friday extended their support to yoga guru Baba Ramdev's proposed ... Read more...

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Allahabad High Court issues notice to Centre over Lokpal Bill


April 20th, 2011 - 7:54 pm ICT by ANI
Lucknow, Apr 20 (ANI): The Lucknow bench of Allahabad High Court on Wednesday issued a notice to the Centre on a writ petition filed by advocate Asok Pande and social activist ... Read more...

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‘Thank You’, another comedy on the perils of skirt-chasing (IANS Hindi Film Review; Rating: ***)


April 9th, 2011 - 1:21 am ICT by IANS
Film: "Thank You"; Starring: Akshay Kumar, Sonam Kapoor, Bobby Deol, Irrfan Khan, Rimi Sen, Suniel Shetty, Celina Jaitley; Directed by: Anees Bazmi; Rating: ***Bow to the wow. ... Read more...

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Women poisons sons, attempts suicide


February 21st, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Feb 21 (IANS) A woman poisoned her two sons before consuming the poison herself here Monday, police said. While the two children died, she is in a critical condition.Nutan, a resident ... Read more...

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Gurudas Kamat releases stamps on six legendary Indian Cinema actresses


February 14th, 2011 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 14 (ANI): Minister of State for Communication and Information Technology Gurudas Kamat released a set of six stamps on six legendary actresses of Indian Cinema here last evening.These ... Read more...

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Sonam or Vidya can reprise my ‘Pyaasa’ role: Waheeda Rehman


January 12th, 2011 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 12 (IANS) The veteran actress and the heroine of the 1957 classic "Pyaasa" Waheeda Rehman feels that certain films should be kept from remake. If, however, the film ... Read more...

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Top Bangladesh opposition leader held for ‘war crimes’ (Lead)


December 19th, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Dec 19 (IANS) Bangladesh's senior opposition leader Salauddin Quader Choudhury, who has been accused of killing over a 100 people, mostly minority Hindus, during the 1971 Liberation War was arrested ... Read more...

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‘Guzaarish’ - big, beautiful, dazzling (IANS Movie Review - Rating: *****)


November 18th, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Film: "Guzaarish"; Cast: Hrithik Roshan, Aishwarya Rai, Aditya Roy Kapoor, Monikangana Dutta, Suhel Seth; Director: Sanjay Leela Bhansali; Rating: *****Breathe a sigh of relief. During a year when ... Read more...

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Goa serial killer acquitted in fifth murder case


November 13th, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 13 (IANS) An alleged 41-year-old serial killer was acquitted in a fifth murder case by a local court here Saturday due to lack of evidence.Mahanand Naik has been lodged ... Read more...

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Goan serial killer’s day out


October 3rd, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Mayabhushan Nagvenkar Panaji, Oct 3 (IANS) In a state known for well toned bikini-clad bodies on the beach, Goa's alleged serial killer Mahanand Naik, 43, used a more conservative clothing appendage to ... Read more...

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English and computers now for Mumbai’s famed dabbawalas (Feature with images)


September 19th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
By Mauli Buch Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Like clockwork, they go about distributing food across India's financial capital, their numerous tiffin boxes clanked together. And now many of Mumbai's famed 'dabbawalas' will be ... Read more...

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Mumbai’s ‘dabbawalas’ learn English, use of computers


September 6th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
By Sanjeev ShuklaMumbai, Sep. 6 (ANI): Mumbai's famed 'dabbawalas', or tiffin suppliers are now getting special training in the English language as well as in the use of computers to enable them ... Read more...

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Kajol: “Who Says Another Girl Won’t Complete My Family?”


August 10th, 2010 - 1:26 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 10, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): As motherhood approaches again Kajol is not praying for a son. She is equally enthused by the idea of another girl child in her family. ... Read more...

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Kareena’s ‘Heroine’ to have snippets of Hollywood beauties


May 31st, 2010 - 8:54 am ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, May 31 (IANS) Eva Gardner, Elizabeth Taylor, Marilyn Monroe and Vivien Leigh... these are four legendary Hollywood beauties whom director Madhur Bhandarkar will use as reference points ... Read more...

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Manipur is caught between Naga, non-Naga protests


May 21st, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, May 20 (ANI): Commoners in Manipur have been severely affected by the protests launched by non-Naga people against National Socialist Council of Nagaland (NSCN-IM) general secretary Thuinhaleng Muivah's attempt to visit ... Read more...

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New but not raw - Bollywood newcomers come prepared


April 22nd, 2010 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) The mantra in Bollywood is no more about learning on the job, but coming prepared before the director calls "action". Newcomers venturing into the ... Read more...

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“Actors are Basically insecure and need the nod of approval from their Directors” - Shabana Azmi


April 3rd, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 3, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Shabana Azmi is of the opinion that acting is something that can be taught, though talent is something which is inborn. "Training is definitely helpful for ... Read more...

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TSR supporters attack Renuka’s home in Khammam


December 2nd, 2009 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
Khammam (Andhra Pradesh), Dec 2 (ANI): Agitated Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) supporters here today attacked the house of Congress leader Renuka Choudhary.TRS supporters threw a burning cloth and left a note inside ... Read more...

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Now Bollywood films inspire TV show titles


June 30th, 2009 - 10:29 am ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) While Bollywood filmmakers are lifting subjects from Hollywood and movie titles from old Hindi songs, the Indian television industry is taking inspiration from movies ... Read more...

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Zee Cinema Movie Synopsis - May 2009


April 30th, 2009 - 11:34 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
CINEMA HALL SPECIAL GADAR - EK PREM KATHA Friday, May 1st 2008, 8:00 PM Directed by: Anil Sharma Starring: Sunny Deol, Amisha Patel, Amrish Puri Genre: ActionThe biggest blockbuster ever in the history of Hindi ... Read more...

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I like Baingan Ka Bharta a lot - Milind Soman


April 23rd, 2009 - 5:22 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Q. Your favourite perfume? A. I don't apply it. But then too I love the essence of Sandalwood. Then there's attar, which you get in Rajasthan. It has a smell of the ... Read more...

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Elections likely to hit Gujarat travel business


April 11th, 2009 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, Apr 11 (ANI): The travel business in Gujarat is likely to decline this year due to general elections.Travel agents in Gujarat fear that they may see a decline of 25-30 percent ... Read more...

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Bipasha, Kareena, Priyanka are Bollywood’s bikini girls


April 7th, 2009 - 10:36 am ICT by IANS
By Shilpa Raina New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) Not everyone can carry off a bikini well. In Bollywood, Kareena Kapoor, Bipasha Basu and Priyanka Chopra are the stars who do it with ... Read more...

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