Nobody can replace Salman in my heart: choreographer Salman

July 15th, 2012 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 15 (IANS) Choreographer Salman Khan, who is wowing judges on "Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa" with his outstanding moves, is in awe of his Bollywood namesake Salman Khan and ... Read more...

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Building up a Brand Anna

August 23rd, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) A tale of two fasts: then and now. As the anti-corruption campaign gathers more steam, it is Brand Anna that appears to have become the ... Read more...

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Anna personality cult should be avoided: Prashant Bhushan (Interview)

August 21st, 2011 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) For thousands of people thronging the Ramlila Ground, many hopes rest on one man: Anna Hazare. But Team Anna member Prashant Bhushan feels "personification" ... Read more...

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Hrithik Roshan named brand ambassador for Liberty

August 2nd, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) Hrithik Roshan has been made the brand ambassador for shoe giant Liberty and the makers say that they zeroed in on the Bollywood heartthrob because ... Read more...

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WWE Smackdown: Ezekiel Jackson vs Corre

May 21st, 2011 - 2:09 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ezekiel Jackson made his way to the ring to share with the world how he plans to write a new chapter in the “book of Ezekiel”. He said ... Read more...

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People being made slaves in free country, says Imran Khan

April 7th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 7 (IANS) Cricketer-turned politician Imran Khan has said the present-day generation is being turned into slaves in an independent country and Pakistan's fate is being decided somewhere else, ... Read more...

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US efforts fail to convince Pakistan’s top general to target safe Taliban havens

January 1st, 2011 - 3:38 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 1(ANI): Countless efforts made by the United States to persuade Pakistan army chief General Ashfaq Kayani to target safe terrorist havens inside Pakistan territory have failed so far, and ... Read more...

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‘Shukno Lanka’ tribute to Mithunda and Kolkata: Director

July 2nd, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Robin Bansal New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) Just like a dry red chilli that appears insignificant but adds flavour to a curry, "Shukno Lanka" (dry red chilli), a tribute to Kolkata, is ... Read more...

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Feminists’ fury over Sarkozy’s depiction of pregnant Marianne

February 22nd, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0London, February 22 (ANI): Nicholas Sarkozy has left the country's feminists reeling over the depiction of Marianne, the personification of the French Republic since the 19th century, in a government ... Read more...

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Meet new Nobel Peace Prize candidate: Twitter

July 9th, 2009 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 9 (IANS) The next time you surf the internet, you may bump into a Nobel Peace Prize candidate. A US security expert has proposed the honour for micro-blogging site Twitter, ... Read more...

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‘Bhagyadevatha’ a must watch (Malayalam film review)

April 26th, 2009 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
By Maudgalyan Film: "Bhagyadevatha"; Director: Sathyan Anthikkaad; Cast: Jayram, Kanikha, K.P.A.C. Lalitha; Music Director: Ilayaraja; Cinematographer: Venu; Rating: ***The title denotes the personification of dame luck in this latest offering by director Sathyan ... Read more...

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Chavez speaks of ‘good start’ in ties with Obama

April 19th, 2009 - 5:24 am ICT by IANS
Port of Spain, April 19 (DPA) The first meeting between US President Barack Obama and Hugo Chavez was a "good start", the Venezuelan president said Saturday. "We have started to talk with ... Read more...

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Obama, Chavez shake hands in Trinidad

April 18th, 2009 - 10:39 am ICT by IANS
Port-of-Spain, April 18 (DPA) With two broad grins on their faces, the presidents of Venezuela and the US greeted each other with a traditional "solidarity" handshake Friday. Hugo Chavez and Barack Obama ... Read more...

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Ramkumar Chattopadhyay was ‘last emperor’ of traditional Bengali music

March 18th, 2009 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 18 (IANS) The death of legendary singer Ramkumar Chattopadhyay, who was regarded as the repository of Bangla Puratoni Gaan (old Bengali songs), marked the end of the era of vernacular ... Read more...

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New York Post in trouble over likening Obama to a chimpanzee

February 19th, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
New York Feb.19 (ANI): The New York Post yesterday called President Obama a chimpanzee. That is sure how many people saw it. The stunningly offensive carton springs from the chimp rampage in ... Read more...

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Gurudwara Angitha Sahib cremates old volumes of Guru Granth Sahib

November 23rd, 2008 - 9:00 pm ICT by ANI
By Asheesh Goel Dehradun, Nov.23 (ANI): Gurudwara Angitha Sahib in Sahaspur near Dehradun in Uttarakhand holds a unique significance for the Sikh community. For, at this gurudwara, the personification of Shri Guru ... Read more...

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Many people have traces of synaesthesia without knowing it

October 1st, 2008 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 1 (ANI): If you think you''re not synaesthetic, well, then you might need to think again, for a new research shows that many people have traces of the condition ... Read more...

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Dungeon dad revelled in playing God, say psychiatrists

May 14th, 2008 - 11:57 am ICT by admin
London, May 14 (ANI): Cellar dad Josef Fritzl revelled in playing God with other people's lives, say psychiatrists.The 73-year-olds demented love of power was probed by psychiatrists on May 13.He enjoyed ... Read more...

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Ash altar of Greek god Zeus was used for worship 1,000 years earlier than believed

January 24th, 2008 - 4:48 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 24 (ANI): New evidence from excavations made by archaeologists at the ash altar of Zeus in Arcadia, Greece, has indicated that the place of worship was in use as early ... Read more...

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