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Olympic wrestling: Yogeshwar Dutt leads Indian challenge (Overall India Roundup)


August 11th, 2012 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) Yogeshwar Dutt will lead India's challenge in the Olympic wrestling competition Saturday after Amit Kumar and Narsingh Pancham Yadav crashed out of the competition here.Dutt ... Read more...

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Olympic wrestling: Indian wrestlers Amit Kumar, Narsingh Yadav out (India Intro Roundup)


August 11th, 2012 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 10 (IANS) India's male wrestlers started their Olympic campaign on a disappointing note with both Amit Kumar and Narsingh Pancham Yadav crashing out of their respective weight categories ... Read more...

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Are you an expensive surgeon, Rajesh Khanna asked (Lead, with correction in second para)


July 25th, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) "I hope you are not a very expensive heart surgeon, I may need your services some day!"This was Rajesh Khanna's prayer to cardiac surgeon Mukesh ... Read more...

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Are you an expensive surgeon, Rajesh Khanna asked (With Image)


July 25th, 2012 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) "I hope you are not a very expensive heart surgeon, I may need your services some day!"This was Rajesh Khanna's prayer to cardiologist Mukesh Hariawala ... Read more...

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Rajesh, Pancham and Kishore were a lethal combination: Anupam


June 29th, 2012 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 29 (IANS) Recalling the magic of Rajesh Khanna's films, actor Anupam Kher says that other than the superstar's charm, his teaming up with musical duo - composer ... Read more...

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Singers miss Pancham Da, say industry needed him now


June 26th, 2012 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 26 (IANS) Singers Kumar Sanu, Sudesh Bhosle and Shailendra Singh remembered legendary composer R.D. Burman, whose 73rd birth anniversary falls on Wednesday, and said that the industry ... Read more...

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Akhilesh so far, walks in the shadow of Mulayam (News Analysis)


March 20th, 2012 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 20 (IANS) It may be a little too early to call it the end of the political honeymoon for Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav. But his choices ... Read more...

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Akhilesh takes over, shunts out Mayawati loyalists (Evening Lead)


March 15th, 2012 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 15 (IANS) Within an hour of taking over as the new Uttar Pradesh chief minister, promising "change in two days", Akhilesh Yadav Thursday overhauled the state bureaucracy ... Read more...

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Akhilesh assumes charge, shunts out Mayawati loyalists


March 15th, 2012 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 15 (IANS) Swinging into action within an hour of taking over as Uttar Pradesh chief minister, Akhilesh Yadav Thursday undertook a major shake-up of the bureaucracy, showing the ... Read more...

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Amethi follows tradition: Washerman casts first vote


February 15th, 2012 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Amethi, Feb 15 (IANS) Better known as the family bastion of Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi, Amethi follows a unique tradition -- polling began at the Ram Nagar Primary ... Read more...

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Bollywood remembers Panchamda on his 72nd birth anniversary (June 27 is R.D. Burman’s birth anniversary)


June 25th, 2011 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 25 (IANS) R.D. Burman was a musical genius whose experiments and innovativeness made him one of the most beloved musicians of his time. Remembering him on his ... Read more...

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The stage as a forum of protest in West Bengal


April 25th, 2011 - 10:33 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) Bengal's theatre of protest against oppressive systems is still bustling with action. From plays like Utpal Dutt's "Dushwapner Nagari" in the 1970s to "Fandigram", a ... Read more...

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Asian Games wrestling: Ram, Pradeep miss bronze


November 24th, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 24 (IANS) Indian wrestlers Pradeep Kumar and Ram Vir lost their bronze medal play-offs at the Asian Games here Wednesday. Pradeep lost 1-3 to North Korea's Yang Chun ... Read more...

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A song on her lips, a style of her own, Asha Bhosle turns 77 (Sep 8 is Asha Bhosle’s birthday)


September 7th, 2010 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher Mumbai, Sep 7 (IANS) She has sung more than 12,000 songs in 18 languages, been honoured with the Padma Vibhushan and is still raring to go. Singing legend Asha Bhosle ... Read more...

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It angered me no one had made a film on R.D. Burman: Filmmaker (June 27 is Pancham’s birth anniversary)


June 25th, 2010 - 9:20 am ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher Mumbai, June 25 (IANS) He got irritated when he found youngsters recognizing R.D. Burman only through remixes of his songs. That is when Brahmanand Siingh decided to make a film ... Read more...

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R.D. Burman rediscovered with ‘Pancham Unmixed’


November 26th, 2009 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 26 (IANS) After four years of hard work, finally Mumbai-based writer and filmmaker Brahmanand Singh has completed "Pancham Unmixed" - a film on legendary composer R.D. Burman's life and time ... Read more...

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‘There won’t be a second Asha Bhonsle’


August 26th, 2009 - 4:16 am ICT by IBNS
By Sreya Basu (IBNS) It’s after 15 long years that Asha Bhonsle is back with her new Bengali album ‘Mone Rekho’ on occasion of Durga Puja. The Queen of Melodies in conversation ... Read more...

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R.D.Burman remembered on his 70th birth anniversary in New Delhi


June 27th, 2009 - 10:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 27 (ANI): A number of fans and music enthusiasts celebrated the 70th birth anniversary of legendary Bollywood music composer R.D.Burman on Saturday in the national capital.Various performers, on ... Read more...

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Leopard dies in Bhopal national park


June 4th, 2009 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 4 (IANS) A 16-year-old leopard, Sheru, died at the Van Vihar National Park here Thursday, the second death of a big cat in as many days, a wildlife official said. "Sheru ... Read more...

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Gujarat Road Transport Corp earns record single-day income


November 5th, 2008 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Nov 5 (IANS) Gujarat State Road Transport Corp earned a record single day income of Rs.55.4 million Nov 3 on La Pancham, the fifth day of the new year, according to ... Read more...

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Varanasi villager defeats Olympian in Chennai half-marathon


September 1st, 2008 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 1 (IANS) A local villager, belonging to a poor farmer's family of Varanasi, won the Chennai half marathon in Chennai.Santosh Kumar, 24, a native of the Siyon Village, defeated Olympian ... Read more...

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‘Ijaazat’ song was prophetic for RD and me: Gulzar


March 17th, 2008 - 10:01 am ICT by admin
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, March 17 (IANS) Lyricist Gulzar has pointed to a strange coincidence in a new anthology of songs, "Qatrah Qatrah", which comprises lyrics written by him for composer R.D. ... Read more...

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