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Old is gold: Revival time for Bollywood’s defunct banners


July 17th, 2012 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) Exorbitant budgets, corporatisation of the filmmaking process and the rise of new 'costly' stars pushed Bollywood's old production houses into oblivion. But some dormant ... Read more...

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Which director calls Akshay ‘uncle’?


June 29th, 2012 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 29 (IANS) Actor Akshay Kumar's former karate student Prateek Chakravorty has turned director with "From Sydney With Love" and the star reveals that the new director calls ... Read more...

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Pizza Hut delivery boy killed in accident


November 18th, 2011 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) A 25-year-old Pizza Hut employee was killed after he was hit by a speeding car driven by a Delhi University student, police said Friday.Sukhwinder, a ... Read more...

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Ranji Trophy: Kanitkar’s ton against Mumbai; Baroda dismiss MP for 63


November 10th, 2011 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) Defending champions Rajasthan put up a strong show against Mumbai on the opening day of the second round of Ranji Trophy Elite division Thursday while ... Read more...

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15-year-old gang raped


April 29th, 2011 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) A 15-year-old girl was gang raped by six youths, one of whom was her friend, police said Thursday, adding the assailants had been arrested.The victim, ... Read more...

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Illegal assets: Apex court to hear Mulayam’s plea Feb 1 (Lead)


October 19th, 2010 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday said it will hold a two-day final hearing starting Feb 1, 2011 on former defence minister Mulayam Singh Yadav's plea seeking review of ... Read more...

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94.3 Radio One And Navjyoti Foundation Join Hands


September 7th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Radio One, India's only music station, joined hands with Navjyoti Foundation which works towards the uplift of the underprivileged children for a special morning show ... Read more...

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POGO To Launch F.A.Q. Season II On August 14


August 10th, 2010 - 9:05 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 10, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The family entertainment channel POGO is going to launch the second season of India's first curiosity-based show "Frequently Asked Questions' a.k.a F.A.Q. This is the ... Read more...

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JDIFT Holds JD Annual Design Awards 2010 In New Delhi


July 21st, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 21, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): JD Institute of Fashion Technology had recently organized the JD Annual Design Awards 2010 in New Delhi to celebrate the 21st "Graduation Day' in the institute.The fashion ... Read more...

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CABE considering to create, maintain electronic database of academic records


June 19th, 2010 - 10:49 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 19(ANI): The 57th meeting of the Central Advisory Board of Education (CABE) was held here on Saturday under the Chairmanship of Union Minister of Human Resource Development Kapil ... Read more...

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Allahabad’s concrete mixing plant catches fire


April 19th, 2010 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
Allahabad (Uttar Pradesh), Apr 19 (ANI): A concrete mixing plant got engulfed in flames in Uttar Pradesh's Allahabad city, triggering panic among the local residents.The incident took place at Jhusi here at ... Read more...

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Officer, 16 soldiers killed in Kashmir avalanche (Fifth Lead)


February 8th, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 8 (IANS) At least 17 Indian Army soldiers, including an officer, were killed and 17 others injured Monday when a massive avalanche struck a high altitude warfare training camp in ... Read more...

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Easy for fancied players in National squash


December 17th, 2009 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) India's top guns, led by national champion Saurav Ghosal, safely made it to the third round of the senior National squash championship at the Delhi Gymkhana courts, ... Read more...

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Ranji Trophy scoreboard: Delhi vs. Saurashtra; fourth day


December 4th, 2009 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) Scoreboard of the Ranji Trophy Super League tie between Delhi and Saurashtra on the fourth and the last day at the Roshanara Club ground here ... Read more...

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Ranji Trophy scoreboard: Delhi vs Saurashtra, day three


December 3rd, 2009 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard at stumps on the third day of the Ranji Trophy Super League tie between Delhi and Saurashtra at the Roshanara Club ground ... Read more...

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Ranji Trophy scoreboard: Delhi vs Saurashtra


December 1st, 2009 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Scoreboard on the first day of the Ranji Trophy Super League match between Delhi and Saurashtra here Tuesday. Saurashtra first innings:Chirag Pathak c Kohli b Rajat Bhatia 138Sagar ... Read more...

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India celebrates Diwali, 32 die in Tamil Nadu (Roundup)


October 17th, 2009 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) Diwali, the festival of lights, was celebrated across India Saturday with prayers, fireworks and frenzied shopping but it was marred by tragedy in Tamil Nadu. ... Read more...

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Delhi artists create glass stage for fashion show (With Images)


October 16th, 2009 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) Two young Delhi-based glass artists have taken their futuristic work to the HDL Couture Week in Mumbai. Prateek Jain and Gautam Seth, both 30, have made an ... Read more...

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Delhiites wake up to pleasant Monday


October 5th, 2009 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) Delhiites woke up to pleasant weather and light showers Monday morning after rains ended days of uncomfortable humidity Sunday. "Till 8.30 a.m. Monday, 1.9 mm of rain was ... Read more...

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Police bust passport racket in Delhi


September 10th, 2009 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) Delhi Police have arrested five people for their alleged involvement in a passport racket, officials said Thursday. The accused used to prepare passports under 'Tatkal' scheme ... Read more...

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3 Chhota Rajan aides arrested in Allahabad


September 5th, 2009 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 5 (IANS) Three aides of underworld don Chhota Rajan were arrested from Allahabad in Uttar Pradesh, police said Saturday. Prateek Singh, Rahul Singh and Chandradhari, all in their early 20s, used ... Read more...

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59 new ministers inducted into Union cabinet


May 28th, 2009 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): President Pratibha Patil administered oath of office to 14 Cabinet ministers, seven Ministers of State (Mos) with Independent charge and 38 (MOS) on Thursday.The grand ... Read more...

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Cabinet expansion today


May 28th, 2009 - 11:12 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): Fifty-nine ministers will take oath in the second round of cabinet expansion here today.Dr. Singh has recommended several names to the President for inclusion in his ... Read more...

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Age triumphs over youth in Manmohan’s new ministry


May 27th, 2009 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Despite the presence of a large numbers of young MPs to choose from, only seven of those below 40 have found a place in Prime Minister ... Read more...

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New ministers in Manmohan Singh’s government


May 27th, 2009 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Following is the additional list of names recommended to President Pratibha Patil by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for inclusion in his council of ministers: Cabinet Ministers:1. Virbhadra ... Read more...

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Court panel recommends revocation of NSA against Varun (Roundup)


May 8th, 2009 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow/New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) In a setback to the Uttar Pradesh government, the special advisory board of the Allahabad High Court Friday recommended withdrawal of the stringent National Security Act ... Read more...

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PM, Sonia, Rahul to campaign in Assam, UP and MP today


April 19th, 2009 - 11:31 am ICT by ANI
Guwahati, Lucknow, Bhopal, Apr 19 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Congress President Sonia Gandhi and party general secretary Rahul Gandhi will campaign in Assam, Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh respectively today. ... Read more...

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Another Koirala eyes Bollywood


April 10th, 2009 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, April 10 (IANS) Almost two decades after Nepali beauty Manisha Koirala succeeded in carving out a niche for herself in India's fiercely competitive film industry Bollywood, a second ... Read more...

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SC postpones the hearing on Mulayam’s plea


April 1st, 2009 - 7:47 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 1 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Wednesday postponed the hearing on the petition filed by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mulayam Singh Yadav and his family members challenging the institution ... Read more...

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Samajwadi Party lashes out at Congress for political witch-hunt


February 10th, 2009 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 10 (ANI): The Samajwadi Party has said the Congress is using the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to settle scores with it. "I am very ashamed to have given ... Read more...

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Apex court pulls up CBI in Mulayam’’s disproportionate assets case


January 6th, 2009 - 11:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan.6 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Tuesday questioned the Central Bureau of Investigation agencys step with regard to the latters decision to change its stand in the disproportionate assets ... Read more...

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Kids revel in joy of running in Salwan marathon


November 16th, 2008 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) It was a day out for 30,000 kids from all over the country who ran with verve and enthusiasm at the 14th edition of Salwan marathon at ... Read more...

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Progressive Infotech receive “Power of Enterprise” and “Power of Unity Gold” awards at HP Partner Su


November 14th, 2008 - 9:39 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 14 (ANI/Business Wire India): Progressive Infotech Private Limited, a leading independent provider of IT Infrastructure solutions and services, today announced that it has been awarded the most prestigious ... Read more...

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Deposit blankets, earn blessings at this unique bank


November 12th, 2008 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 12 (IANS) Here comes a bank that allows you to earn blessings as interest on every deposit made. Set up by a non-profit organisation Tornos Foundation, the "Blanket Bank" is ... Read more...

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Ojha gets warm welcome in Orissa for Test team debut


July 11th, 2008 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 11 (IANS) Hundreds of fans and sports lovers greeted him with flowers when cricketer Pragyan Ojha Friday arrived at Orissa capital Bhubaneswar after his selection in the Indian cricket team. ... Read more...

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