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Odisha CM defends decision on coal block recommendation


September 13th, 2012 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Sep 13 (IANS) Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Thursday defended the recommendation he had made in 2002 for the allotment of a coal block to a private company.After coming ... Read more...

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Mona Singh loves rain! (TV Snippets)


July 12th, 2012 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) Actress Mona Singh loves everything about Mumbai's monsoon - be it driving around in her car or eating roadside goodies with a hot cup ... Read more...

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Heard her voice, now taste her food - with Asha’s (With Image)


May 11th, 2012 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) Food is a far cry from playback singing. But Bollywood's girl with the golden voice, Asha Bhosle, who has morphed into an astute hotelier over ... Read more...

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Shammi Kapoor’s son dances to ‘Baar baar dekho’


January 12th, 2012 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 12 (IANS) Shammi Kapoor's son Aditya Raj Kapoor is following his late father's footsteps…literally. He danced to his father's popular "Baar baar dekho" number from the film ... Read more...

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UAE consul general meets Sindh governor


October 22nd, 2011 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
Karachi, Oct 21 (IANS/WAM) UAE Consul General Suhail Mattar Al Ketbi met Sindh Governor Ishrat-ul-Ebad to discuss a trade exhibition to be held in this southern Pakistani port city.Al Ketbi ... Read more...

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Cabinet clears land acquisition bill; to be introduced Wednesday


September 6th, 2011 - 1:49 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) The much awaited Land Acquisition Bill, which seeks to lay down norms for increased compensation to land owners, was approved by the union cabinet ... Read more...

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Kellan Lutz poses shirtless in a clothing ad


July 27th, 2011 - 11:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, July 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) "Twilight Saga" star Kellan Lutz posed shirtless in an ad to promote the clothing Abbot + Main. Lutz has a personal interest in the clothing in ... Read more...

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CWG lapses: BJP alleges Delhi government trying to hide facts


May 27th, 2011 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) A day after Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit rejected the Shunglu Committee report on the alleged delays and irregularities related to Commonwealth Games (CWG) ... Read more...

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Salma Hayek graces the Cannes Festival


May 12th, 2011 - 11:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Cannes, May 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Mexican actress Salma Hayek was at the Cannes Festival on Thursday. The actress is promoting her new movie “Puss In Boots” which also featured Antonio Banderas.Salma’s dress ... Read more...

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Christina Hendricks playing identical twins in ABC show ‘Body of Proof’


April 14th, 2011 - 7:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, April 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Christina Hendricks played identical twins in the ABC show “Body of Proof.” A sneak peak of the show has been released on the Internet.Hendricks’ identical twin ... Read more...

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Media spoils India-Pakistan ties: Kuldip Nayar


March 29th, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) As Indian and Pakistani prime ministers prepare to meet at Mohali Wednesday, veteran journalist Kuldip Nayar has sounded a word of caution: watch against ... Read more...

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Britney Spears still dominates music charts despite personal problems


March 10th, 2011 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 10 (ANI): Pop princess Britney Spears has been revealed to still be domination the music charts despite all the personal problems she has been facing.Spears, 29, is said to ... Read more...

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Ahmadinejad’s 34-year-old jalopy sold for astonishing 1.5 million quid


March 3rd, 2011 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 3 (ANI): Iran President Mohamed Ahmadinejad's boxy 1970s Peugeot that does 0 to 60 in 12.7 seconds, has been sold for an unbelievable 1.5 million pounds.A similar 1977 Peugeot 504 ... Read more...

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UK brokered secret 10 billion pound deal to detoxify ‘Brand Libya’


February 27th, 2011 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.27 (ANI): The British Government is reported to have brokered a secret deal with the Colonel Muammar Gaddafi regime worth up to 10 billion pounds before Libya descended into chaos.According ... Read more...

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Now, Yeddyurappa takes Karnataka battle to Delhi


January 23rd, 2011 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Jan 23 (ANI): Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa who has been warring over the grant of sanction for his prosecution by State Governor HR Bhardwaj is heading New Delhi to meet ... Read more...

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Karnataka Governor behaving like a federal government agent: Yeddyurappa


January 23rd, 2011 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Jan.23 (ANI): Karnataka's Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa has accused the state Governor, Hansraj Bhardwaj, of functioning like a federal government agent.Addressing a news conference on Saturday, Yeddyurappa said: "I have already ... Read more...

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Nawaz Sharif rules out joining anti-govt campaign, offers ‘olive branch’ to Zardari


December 17th, 2010 - 7:02 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 17 (ANI): Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) chief Nawaz Sharif has once again offered an 'olive branch' to President Asif Ali Zardari, saying he is ready to cooperate with the ... Read more...

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80 percent Chinese lack real friends: Survey


November 11th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 11 (IANS) Majority of Chinese feel that they have few real friends and that many people tend to make friends with vested interests, a survey of the online social network ... Read more...

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Walt Disney, Virgin and Google amongst top 10 dream employers


October 29th, 2010 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 29 (ANI): Are you one of those who want to work someplace else? If so, you aren't alone - a study released this week showed that 73 per cent of ... Read more...

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Land belonging to Hindu, Sikh shrines targeted in Pakistan


October 9th, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 9(ANI): Another incident of acquisition of land belonging to Hindu and Sikh shrines in Pakistan has come to light, and Pakistan authorities have been approached by minorities to take ... Read more...

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Quicken military hardware deliveries, India urges Russia


October 7th, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) India Thursday raised with Russia the delays in the delivery of military hardware like an aircraft carrier and a nuclear submarine and said a "satisfactory solution" would ... Read more...

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Nawaz rejects Musharraf’s claim that Kashmir issue was sidelined in Lahore Declaration


October 7th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 7 (ANI): Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chief, Nawaz Sharif, has rejected former military ruler Pervez Musharraf's latest statement about the Lahore Declaration, that the Kashmir issue had been sidelined ... Read more...

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‘International powers are active to eliminate me,’ says MQM chief Altaf Hussain


September 27th, 2010 - 4:01 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Sep 27(ANI): Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain has indicated to his party workers that 'international powers' want to assassinate him."International powers used Pakistani Establishment that includes Army, ISI ... Read more...

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Frivolous petitioner told to pay Rs.20,000 to Red Cross


September 21st, 2010 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Sep 20 (IANS) In a rare order, the Gujarat High court has directed a petitioner to pay Rs.20,000 costs imposed on him for filing a frivolous petition to the Red Cross ... Read more...

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Court dismisses public interest lawsuit as ‘personal’


April 24th, 2010 - 1:53 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, April 24 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court Friday dismissed as "personal" a public interest lawsuit (PIL) which claimed that the officer bearers of Surendranagar Peoples Cooperative Bank Ltd were responsible for ... Read more...

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Kargil may soon get country’s highest tunnel


April 19th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Binoo Joshi Jammu, April 19 (IANS) Residents of the strategically important Kargil and Leh regions in Jammu and Kashmir have a reason to be happy. Their six-decade-long wait for round-the-year ... Read more...

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IPL is glorified gambling: Vayalar Ravi


April 15th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) Minister for Overseas Indian Affairs Vayalar Ravi Thursday described the Indian Premier League as "glorified gambling" and said he did not consider it to be a ... Read more...

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Ajay’s All New Avatar for Golmaal 3.


April 15th, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 15, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Ajay Devgn is riding high on the success of his latest release, Atithi Tum Kab Jaoge. He has enjoyed a good run recently with All ... Read more...

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Amitabh goes gaga over wife Jaya’s film beliefs


March 7th, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Last seen in Yash Raj Films' "Laaga Chunari Mein Daag" in 2007, Jaya Bachchan is back with low-budget venture "Lovesongs" and her husband Amitabh Bachchan says ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin Meets Top Network Executives For Her Show


March 6th, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Alaska, March 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sarah Palin, the Republican Vice presidential candidate and former Alaska governor, is now trying to win the network executives of the top channel to air ... Read more...

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Nalanda to be developed as tourist hub


February 18th, 2010 - 10:43 am ICT by IANS
By Imran Khan Patna, Feb 18 (IANS) Bihar is preparing an ambitious master plan to develop Nalanda as a tourist hub to attract more foreign and domestic travellers.The tourism department is ... Read more...

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Mario Poses For PETA Advertisement “Ink Not Mink”


January 3rd, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Celebrities have made several campaigns to support several humanitarian causes. Many popular personalities have participated in campaigns to save the endangered flora and fauna of the ... Read more...

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‘Traffic Jam’ to be directed by Singitam


November 7th, 2009 - 5:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Konda Krishnamraju is planning a film "Traffic Jam' under the banner of Aditya Productions; which is under the direction of versatile director Singeetham Srinivasa Rao, who had to his credit several ... Read more...

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Main accused in provident fund scam dies in Ghaziabad jail


October 18th, 2009 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Oct 18 (IANS) Arrested court official Ashutosh Asthana, the key to the multi-crore provident fund (PF) scam in which some judges of the higher judiciary were also named, has died at ... Read more...

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Kanchivaram not anti-communist


September 30th, 2009 - 4:50 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Priyadarshan's national award winning film, Kanchivaram will be releasing in theatres soon. The film which stars Prakashraj in the lead role, playing a silk weaver from the pre-independence period, is about the ... Read more...

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