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Goa girl attempts suicide after molester gets bail

July 24th, 2012 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 24 (IANS) A 17-year-old victim of molestation attempted to commit suicide Tuesday by setting herself afire, police said.The girl has been admitted to the Goa Medical College (GMC) ... Read more...

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The latest exhibition of 5-year-old art prodigy Aelita Andre opens to the public

June 15th, 2012 - 8:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, June 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The work of young artist Aelita Andre reached prices as high as $12,900 in her latest solo show. The exhibition “Aelita Andre: Secret Universe”, which is ... Read more...

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End of an era for bull-fighting in Spain’s Catalonia

September 26th, 2011 - 11:24 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 26 (IANS) The age-old tradition of bull-fighting came to an end in Spain's Catalonia region with a final show held Sunday in Barcelona, BBC reported.Lawmakers in Catalonia -- ... Read more...

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Pena exponent Mangi Singh, Manipur’s rising star

March 5th, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Mar 5 (ANI): Manipur, which has over the years produced many award winning artists, has added another feather to its cap through Khangembam Mangi Singh, the first Pena player to receive ... Read more...

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Hindu Elders Outraged By Playmate’s Nude Yoga

October 29th, 2010 - 7:29 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 29, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Yoga as a form of exercise has been catching on in the Western world of late. However a recent video of a Playmate practicing the ‘Asanas’ ... Read more...

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Meet the courtroom artist who sketched MJ, LiLo and Paris Hilton

October 11th, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 11 (ANI): Hollywood courtroom artist Mona Shafer Edwards has spent the last three decades in the company of celebrities, murderers and rapists using her artistic skills to bring trials ... Read more...

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‘Men can stop divorce by helping wives in household chores’

May 31st, 2010 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 31 (ANI): Men can reduce chances of divorce by helping their wives in household chores, a new survey has found.A study of 3,500 British couples, conducted by the London ... Read more...

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Now, Banarasi saris get Geographical Indications status

September 20th, 2009 - 8:59 pm ICT by ANI
By Girish Kumar DubeyBanaras, Sep 20(ANI): To prevent imitation of the famed Banarasi saris, known for exquisite embroidery and thread work, the Government has secured it with the Geographical Indications (GI) status.The ... Read more...

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Bored of celebs, Lily Allen dating house painter

July 23rd, 2009 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 23 (IANS) After her break up with millionaire Jay Jopling, British singer Lily Allen was keen to date someone outside the celebrity circuit when she met Sam Cooper, a man ... Read more...

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Chinese Govt. delays orders on software designed to block pornography

July 1st, 2009 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 1 (ANI): The Chinese Government has delayed the mandatory installation of the controversial "Green Dam-Youth Escort" filtering software on new computers that was scheduled to start today.The software is ... Read more...

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Lily Allen fears she will be alone forever

June 12th, 2009 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 12 (ANI): After a string of failed relationships, Lily Allen, it seems, is 'romantically depressed'.While Twittering, the 'It's Not Fair' singer revealed that after watching 'He's Just Not ... Read more...

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Lily Allen dumps boyfriends for songwriting inspiration!

April 28th, 2009 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 28 (ANI): Lily Allen has confessed that she has often left her boyfriends to gather "inspiration" for songs.The 23-year-old pop star, who has been with a series of older men ... Read more...

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Bhai Nirmal Singh continues traditional Gurmat style at Golden Temple

April 3rd, 2009 - 10:11 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinAmritsar, April 3 (ANI): At a time when singers are experimenting with new styles, Bhai Nirmal Singh Khalsa, a Ragi or, devotional singer, is keeping the old charisma ... Read more...

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Innovation in willow wicker products in Kashmir

March 20th, 2009 - 8:24 pm ICT by ANI
By Shoukat Jan Srinagar, Mar 20 (ANI): In order to gain market at a large scale, artisans of willow wicker in Jammu and Kashmir have brought some new and innovative changes to ... Read more...

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Yarnbombing the new knit and drape rage among Brits

January 24th, 2009 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 24 (ANI): Age-old art of knitting has hopped household domains to become the latest fad amongst Brits who have draped lampposts, trees and even buses with colourful wool.The practice, ... Read more...

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Lily Allen splits from senior beau over 22 year age gap

January 12th, 2009 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 12 (ANI): Lily Allen has reportedly parted ways with her 100-million-pound beau, who is twenty-two years her senior, less than a month after the two allegedly got together.The 23-year-old ... Read more...

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Kangra Art School preserving miniature paintings

December 25th, 2008 - 9:25 pm ICT by ANI
By Akhilesh Bharti Dharamshala, Dec.25 (ANI): Kangra Art Museum in Himachal Pradesh is making an endeavour to save the miniature paintings showcasing Kangra art form in a special way. The single art ... Read more...

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Designer Payal Jain showcases her collection at WLIFW

October 18th, 2008 - 10:12 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 18 (ANI): Fashion designer Payal Jain on Saturday showcased her collection ''Colours of Joy'' at the ongoing ''Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WLIFW) in New Delhi.Payal Jain, ... Read more...

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Delhi welcomes Durga in Yakshagana style

September 30th, 2008 - 8:55 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep.30 (ANI): Delhi ushered in Navratras in Yakshagana style with Goddess Durga killing demon Mahishasura. The play was performed at the Swami Malai temple in Ramakrishnapuram by Thenku Thittu ... Read more...

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Managing ailments and angst with yoga

June 28th, 2008 - 6:38 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee They are getting tips on luxury liners in the open seas, refining techniques in austere huts in the hills, getting fit in air-conditioned gyms or just in the comfort of ... Read more...

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Shintu dance revived in Himachal

June 18th, 2008 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
By Hemant ChauhanSirmour (Himachal Pradesh), June 18 (ANI): The century old traditional tribal animal dance of Sirmour district of Himachal Pradesh is being revived by the local artists in the region. ... Read more...

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Painting illusions to blur the real and the surreal

April 29th, 2008 - 10:27 am ICT by admin
By Azera Rahman New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) Ten steps away from the wall, a woman looks straight at you, her hands resting on a block of wood. Move closer and what seemed ... Read more...

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Bhansali takes a break, directs opera in Paris

February 23rd, 2008 - 1:24 pm ICT by admin
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Feb 23 (IANS) Sanjay Leela Bhansali is in Paris to direct the 1923 opera ballet "Padmavati", written by Albert Rousselan, for the prestigious Theatre Du Chatelet and says ... Read more...

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Artists from northeast depict human rights issues on canvas

February 18th, 2008 - 7:14 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) In an attempt to vent their frustration, express pathos and give the world a glimpse of the difficult situation back home, 18 artistes from northeastern states have ... Read more...

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