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China cheers for first Tibetan Olympic medallist

August 13th, 2012 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Xining/London, Aug 13 (IANS) Choeyang Kyi grew up herding yaks on a plateau meadow, just like many other women from rural Tibet. Singing and praying accounted for much of her ... Read more...

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No diamonds or gold in this necklace, but costs Rs.2 crore!

November 13th, 2011 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 13 (IANS) Neither studded with diamonds nor made of gold, it doesn't even have traces of any precious metal. But this necklace is priced at Rs. 2 crore/Rs. ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Qaeda Brit martyr’s online video heightens fears of terror attack on UK

March 2nd, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 2 (ANI): British Intelligence outfit MI5 is looking out for a British Muslim who has appeared in an online video released by al-Qaeda.The new video projects a man, identified only ... Read more...

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Tibetans protest as Wen begins India visit (Lead)

December 15th, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) Hundreds of young and elderly Tibetans protested noisily here Wednesday demanding freedom for Tibet as Chinese Premier Wen Jiabo arrived on a three-day visit to India. The ... Read more...

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Rosary beads save British soldier from Afghan landmine

August 3rd, 2010 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS) A British soldier was saved by his rosary beads in Afghanistan when he stooped to pick them up and saw that he was next to a landmine. It ... Read more...

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Preamble turns storybook, thanks to grandma Leila Seth (IANS Book Review) (With Images)

May 30th, 2010 - 10:14 am ICT by IANS
By Paloma Ganguly Book: "We, The Children Of India"; Author: Leila Seth; Publisher: Puffin; Price INR.150What's the most important book of India? It's the Constitution, silly, and its goals are contained in the ... Read more...

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Yoga comes to Maoist firebrand Prachanda’s aid

March 29th, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee Kathmandu, March 29 (IANS) Like thousands of others in Nepal, the country's Maoist chief Prachanda has also got hooked on to yoga.Over the past couple of months, the chairman ... Read more...

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Michael Jackson Deathbed Photo: ‘Gloom-room’ Captured On Camera

August 4th, 2009 - 10:01 pm ICT by GD
The gloomy site of the agonizing last moments of the deceased King of Pop, has evidently been caught on camera, and reportedly been now released by News of the World, a British ... Read more...

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Hindus protest against Hollywood film The Love Guru

June 19th, 2008 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 19 (ANI): Hindus in the US have started a protest against a Hollywood comedy, saying that the film will hurt the religious sentiments of millions of Hindus worldwide.More ... Read more...

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