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Poetry at the monument in Delhi


June 9th, 2012 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) Against the backdrop of quiet monuments that stand mute witnesses to history, a unique poetry recitation programme will be held in the sylvan surroundings ... Read more...

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Entertainment, entertainment, entertainment - at IPL 5 opener!


March 31st, 2012 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) Glitz, glamour and game. The opening ceremony of the Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket tournament will see a lot of fireworks in Chennai Tuesday ... Read more...

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Rich tributes to Tagore on 71st death anniversary


August 8th, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore's huge corpus of work, including his writings and paintings, form part of India's national consciousness and will continue to be ... Read more...

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Bengal governor unfurls tricolour at colourful parade


January 26th, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 26 (IANS) West Bengal Governor M.K. Narayanan unfurled the national flag and took the salute at a colourful parade as the state joined the rest of the nation in celebrating ... Read more...

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Bhopal will remember its dead and dying - and how


December 1st, 2010 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Dec 1 (IANS) Bhopal can never forget the gas tragedy 26 years ago that made it synonymous with the world's worst industrial disaster. If a torch rally will be a harrowing ... Read more...

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Amitabh Bachchan Speaks On Critics, Criticism, Abhishek and Raavan


June 23rd, 2010 - 7:02 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 23, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): You have again started signing in films after a long gap. Please describe the projects that you've taken on.Yes I had not signed ... Read more...

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Tagore anniversary celebrations held in Dhaka


June 12th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, June 12 (IANS) Poetry recitation, singing and dancing marked a day-long event here by Indian and Bangladeshi cultural organisations as part of the global celebrations leading up to the 150th birth ... Read more...

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M.K. Narayanan unfurls tri-colour as Bengal celebrates R-Day


January 26th, 2010 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 26 (IANS) Amid stepped-up security, newly appointed West Bengal Governor M.K. Narayanan unfurled the tricolour and took the salute as the state celebrated India's 61st Republic Day Tuesday. Military parades, march ... Read more...

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‘Wah! Chandigarh’ to celebrate spirit of city


August 12th, 2009 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 12 (IANS) In a bid to commemorate the spirit of Chandigarh, the local administration in collaboration with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) is organising a campaign called "Wah! Chandigarh ... Read more...

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Ancient Hindu shlokas opened Earth Day Celebration in Nevada


April 20th, 2009 - 11:58 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Reno (Nevada, USA), April 19:Twentieth annual Nevada Earth Day Celebration opened with prayers from ancient Hindu Sanskrit scriptures on a biofuel-powered stage in Idlewild Park here today.Starting with Shanti Mantra in ... Read more...

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This time, SAARC literature fest will be peace pilgrimage


February 8th, 2009 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Feb 8 (IANS) With the Mumbai terror attacks scarring people's sensibilities, the 29th SAARC Festival of Literature here next month could well turn into a peace pilgrimage for the 100-plus literary ... Read more...

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West Bengal celebrates R-Day amid high security


January 26th, 2009 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 26 (IANS) West Bengal Governor Gopal Krishna Gandhi unfurled the tricolour and took the salute as the state joined the rest of the nation in celebrating the 60th Republic Day ... Read more...

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Kolkata celebrates Netaji’s birth anniversary


January 23rd, 2009 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 23 (IANS) Cultural functions were organised in various parts of Kolkata to pay tribute to freedom fighter Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose on his 112th birth anniversary Friday. Hundreds of people ... Read more...

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Still no memorial to Ghalib in city of birth


December 27th, 2008 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Dec 27 (IANS) Mirza Ghalib's contribution to Urdu literature has perhaps been as significant as Shakespeare's to English, but the mansion in Agra where he was born in 1796 bears no ... Read more...

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Delhi students host a water festival with a difference


March 19th, 2008 - 8:55 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) With Holi, the festival of colours in which water gets wasted, round the corner, students of Delhi University have organised a festival to sensitise people about the ... Read more...

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