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Character actors are pillars of films: Anupam Kher


August 28th, 2012 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 28 (IANS) Actor Anupam Kher believes that character artists are the real pillars of any film."I think those whom we term as character actors in India, are ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi must stick to his policy pillars (Comment)


July 22nd, 2012 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Now that Pranab Mukherjee has been "kicked upstairs", the Congress party has cleared the way for Rahul Gandhi to be responsible for a larger role in the party and ... Read more...

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Palm expo opens in UAE


June 16th, 2012 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
Ras al-Khaimah (UAE), June 15 (IANS/WAM) An exhibition of palm products opened in the UAE emirate of Ras al-Khaimah Friday.Crown prince of the emirate Sheikh Mohammed bin Saud bin Saqr ... Read more...

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Alves angry Barcelona not refuting rumours


June 11th, 2012 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, June 11 (IANS) Barcelona's Brazilian international defender Daniel Alves has called on the Catalan club to end speculation surrounding his future.The 29-year-old has been strongly linked with ... Read more...

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39 couples marry at UAE mass wedding


June 9th, 2012 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, June 8 (IANS/WAM) As many as 39 couples Friday got married at a mass wedding ceremony in Abu Dhabi.The wedding in the Western Region was attended by Sheikh ... Read more...

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Seven killed in Rajasthan building collapses


June 5th, 2012 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, June 5 (IANS) Seven persons, including two woman, were killed and over two dozen others critically injured in two incidents of building collapse in Rajasthan, police said Tuesday.Two woman, ... Read more...

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China-Russia ties challenges Western hegemony: Daily


June 5th, 2012 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 5 (IANS) The Sino-Russian strategic ties can "prevent the uni-polarization of the global order" and lead to the end of Western-dominated world politics, a Chinese daily said Tuesday.In ... Read more...

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I want to produce a musical: Vikas Bhalla


May 26th, 2012 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 26 (IANS) Actor-musician Vikas Bhalla, currently seen as Veer Singh Bundela on popular TV show "Uttaran", says he wants to take a big leap into the world ... Read more...

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Himachal rail line reopens after seven months


March 31st, 2012 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, March 31 (IANS) Rail traffic on the Pathankot-Jogindernagar narrow gauge line in Himachal Pradesh was restored Saturday after seven months of closure, a railway official said.The rail traffic had ... Read more...

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Construction work on Badarpur-Faridabad Metro link begins


March 28th, 2012 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) Wednesday began construction work for a nearly 14-km link to connect the satellite town Faridabad in Haryana with the ... Read more...

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Former team mates hail Dravid ‘The Wall’ (Lead)


March 28th, 2012 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 27 (IANS) Former team mates Anil Kumble, Sourav Ganguly, V.V.S. Laxman and Mahendra Singh Dhoni paid rich tributes to Rahul Dravid for his immense contribution to Indian cricket.Ganguly ... Read more...

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Green tribunal to hear plea against new Hindon river bridge


January 23rd, 2012 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Jan 23 (IANS) The Supreme Court has told a petitioner to move the National Green Tribunal over his allegation of an environmental threat from a proposed bridge over the ... Read more...

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Demi Lovato loves being sober


January 5th, 2012 - 11:53 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Jan 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Singer Demi Lovato says staying sober is “sexy.” The singer endured a difficult period in 2011 and will be very happy that the year has ended. ... Read more...

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Four killed in Delhi building collapse


December 3rd, 2011 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) Four people, including three women, were killed when a four-storeyed building collapsed Saturday afternoon in west Delhi, a fire brigade official said. Some others were ... Read more...

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Crossing ‘knowledge bridge’ on an Azamgarh river (Postcard from Azamgarh)


November 30th, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Azamgarh (Uttar Pradesh), Nov 30 (IANS) They wanted their children to get good quality education which they were bereft of. So people in a small village of Uttar Pradesh funded ... Read more...

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Indian democracy in peril as Kani denied bail: Karunanidhi


November 10th, 2011 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 10 (IANS) DMK president and former Tamil Nadu chief minister M. Karunanidhi Thursday said justice is being delayed to his daughter Kanimozhi by not letting her out on ... Read more...

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Unable to care for wife, man commits suicide in Rolls-Royce


October 28th, 2011 - 10:35 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 28 (IANS) A 67-year-old man and his disabled wife in Britain gassed themselves in their Rolls-Royce since the husband felt he was unable to take care of his ... Read more...

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Thousands of stone carvers helped create Mayawati’s dream project


October 15th, 2011 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
Noida, Oct 14 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati's Rs.684-crore "dream project" - the Rashtriya Dalit Prerna Sthal and Green Garden - has been a subject of controversy ever ... Read more...

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Telangana temples shut for statehood


September 27th, 2011 - 12:07 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 27 (IANS) It is not just the ordinary people in Telangana who are affected by the ongoing general strike. Even the temples have been shut by priests ... Read more...

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Save the Hindon river, say activists (With image)


June 3rd, 2011 - 1:23 am ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, June 2 (IANS) Environmentalists, social activists and members of various organisations took out a march here Thursday to oppose the construction of a bridge over an artificial embankment on ... Read more...

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Number of tourists to Egypt decreases by 46 percent


May 23rd, 2011 - 9:42 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, May 23 (IANS) The number of tourists visiting Egypt dropped by 46 percent during the first quarter this year, according to a government statement."Tourists coming to Egypt during the ... Read more...

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European Central Bank to assess Portugal’s economic and financial adjustment program


May 5th, 2011 - 9:07 pm ICT by BNO News
BRUSSELS (BNO NEWS) -- The European Central Bank (ECB) on Thursday announced that it will assess Portugal in its economic and financial adjustment program to stabilize its economy.The Governing Council of the ... Read more...

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Patil calls for interaction between academic institutions of developing world


April 28th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Port Louis (Mauritius) Apr 28 (ANI): Asserting that India has always been willing to share its experience with all other developing countries, particularly traditionally close friends like Mauritius, President Pratibha Devisingh Patil ... Read more...

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Hasina wants Islam as Bangladesh state religion (Lead)


April 27th, 2011 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, April 27 (IANS) Bangladesh's ruling Awami League would like to retain Islam as the state religion but wants all religions to enjoy equal rights, Prime Prime Minister Sheikh ... Read more...

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Obama’s comment on Indian healthcare not acceptable: Azad


April 21st, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) India Thursday termed as "not acceptable" US President Barack Obama's statement discouraging Americans from visiting India or Mexico for "cheap healthcare" and said Indian ... Read more...

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You shouldn’t have to go India for cheap healthcare: Obama


April 20th, 2011 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 20 (IANS) US President Barack Obama has begun a sales pitch to rein in mounting deficits without cutting down on essentials like infrastructure and Medicare so that ... Read more...

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Mayawati has failed to protect women, downtrodden: BJP


April 2nd, 2011 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 2 (IANS) Slamming Uttar Pradesh's ruling Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) for the state's deteriorating law and order situation, Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) general secretary Ravi Shankar Prasad ... Read more...

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Ultra-sensitive sensor to help detect cancer signs, hidden explosives


March 22nd, 2011 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 22 (ANI): Princeton engineers have developed an ultra- sensitive sensor that could help detect a wide range of substances, from tell-tale signs of cancer to hidden explosives.The sensor, which is ... Read more...

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Couple’s illegal treehouse love nest in Malaysia raided


March 19th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Mar 19 (ANI): A couple's love nest on top of a tree at Pantai Kundor, near Malacca, has been found during a raid.According to Harian Metro, the couple had apparently ... Read more...

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Corruption in judiciary matter of concern: PM (Lead)


February 16th, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday said corruption in the judiciary and other pillars of democracy was a cause of concern and cases must be unearthed."With regard ... Read more...

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Fire at 1,000-year-old temple in China


February 7th, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 7 (IANS) A fire in a 1,000-year-old temple in China is believed to have destroyed a building of the temple. The Fahai Temple, built in 945 and located in Fuzhou, ... Read more...

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Estonia successfully adopts Euro


January 3rd, 2011 - 10:55 pm ICT by BNO News
BRUSSELS (BNO NEWS) -- The European Commission on Monday informed that Estonia successfully adopted the Euro starting last Saturday as the changeover process is undergoing according to plan.On January 1, Estonia began ... Read more...

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India will be more flexible at Cancun climate talks: Ramesh


November 10th, 2010 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) India is willing to show more flexibility and will play a leadership role at the climate change talks in Cancun next month to ensure a constructive outcome, ... Read more...

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Stealth Ford Police Interceptor’s pictures released


November 2nd, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Las Vegas, Nov 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ford has release the photos of the new generation of police cars that are set to hit the streets pretty soon. The picture which was ... Read more...

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Any ultra-constitutional step against judiciary to be deemed high treason: Pak SC


October 16th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 16(ANI): Pakistan's Supreme Court has said that any ultra-constitutional step against the judiciary in the country would be deemed as subversion of the constitution and liable to be tried under ... Read more...

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