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Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra mourns loss of mother


September 10th, 2012 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) Filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra is mourning the loss of his mother, who passed away after prolonged illness.Mehra's mother Annapurna passed away Saturday night here. ... Read more...

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Tributes paid to victims of Delhi High Court blast


September 7th, 2012 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Families and friends of the victims of the Sep 7, 2011, Delhi High Court blast Friday held a prayer meeting and paid tributes to those ... Read more...

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Chavan, ministers visit ailing Deshmukh


August 8th, 2012 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 8 (IANS) Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan along with Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar and over half a dozen cabinet ministers Wednesday called on the ailing union Minister ... Read more...

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‘Police did not intervene in July 18 violence’


July 31st, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, July 31 (IANS) The SIT, probing the July 18 violence at Maruti's Manesar plant, includes same police officers who were on the spot on the crucial day and allegedly ... Read more...

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Families remember Uphaar fire victims


June 13th, 2012 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) With tears in their eyes and fond memories of their loved ones, families of the 59 people who died in the Uphaar cinema fire here ... Read more...

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In summer of peace, Pakistani designer wear wows Kashmir (Lead)(With Images)


June 12th, 2012 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 12 (IANS) Name any internationally renowned Pakistani designer brand and you'll find it on the tastefully decorated shelves of the Tradition of Finesse exhibition that opened Tuesday to ... Read more...

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In summer of peace, Pakistani designer wear wows Kashmir (With Images)


June 12th, 2012 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 12 (IANS) As the defence secretaries of India and Pakistan talked Siachen in Islamabad Tuesday, across the border, in this Jammu and Kashmir summer capital, renowned Pakistani designers ... Read more...

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India’s first field marshal Sam Manekshaw remembered


April 3rd, 2012 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Udhagamandalam (Tamil Nadu), April 3 (IANS) One of India's most celebrated soldiers, Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw, was remembered on his 98th birth anniversary Tuesday, with Defence Minister A.K. Antony and ... Read more...

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Tibetan youth who immolated himself cremated


March 30th, 2012 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, March 30 (IANS) Thousands of Tibetan exiles gathered in this Himachal town Friday for the funeral of a man who immolated himself earlier this week in Delhi demanding freedom ... Read more...

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Tibetan who died to be cremated in Dharamsala


March 29th, 2012 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, March 29 (IANS) A 27-year-old Tibetan who burnt himself in Delhi demanding freedom for Tibet will be cremated here Friday, the hub of the Tibetan government-in-exile.Police have beefed up ... Read more...

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German Bakery blast: Punekars to pay quiet homage


February 13th, 2012 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Feb 13 (IANS) Exactly two years after a blast ripped through Pune's popular German Bakery, killing 17 and injuring 64 others, Punekars Monday prepared to pay a silent homage ... Read more...

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Divided family pays tributes to NTR


January 18th, 2012 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 18 (IANS) Rich tributes were paid to Telugu Desam Party (TDP) founder and former Andhra Pradesh chief minister N.T. Rama Rao on his 16th death anniversary Wednesday.NTR, as ... Read more...

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Prayer meet at Rajghat for Anna’s recovery


January 1st, 2012 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 1 (IANS) A prayer meeting was organised by India Against Corruption (IAC) volunteers at Mahatma Gandhi's memorial Rajghat here Sunday for the speedy recovery of ailing ... Read more...

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Indian, Bangladeshi war heroes celebrate victory day


December 16th, 2011 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 16 (IANS) The launch of a "Race to Dhaka" and a pictorial book depicting the 1971 Bangladesh liberation war marked the 40th anniversary of 'Vijay Divas' as war ... Read more...

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Dev Anand’s ashes immersed in Godavari


December 14th, 2011 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
Nashik (Maharashtra), Dec 14 (IANS) Evergreen star Dev Anand's ashes were immersed in the Godavari river in Nashik Wednesday evening by his son Suneil, a family friend said."Suniel just finished ... Read more...

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Memorial service for Dev Anand Friday


December 13th, 2011 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 13 (IANS) A memorial service for evergreen star Dev Anand, who passed away following a cardiac arrest in London last week, will be held at the famous Mehboob ... Read more...

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Rao stages sit-in for Telangana at Rajghat


October 2nd, 2011 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) chief K. Chandrasekhar Rao Sunday held a sit-in at Rajghat here in support of his demand for the creation of ... Read more...

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Commoner to leader, thousands pay homage to the Mahatma


October 2nd, 2011 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) Schoolchildren, slum kids, politicians and diplomats were among thousands who paid homage to the Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi at his memorial here ... Read more...

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Lawyers should not fight cases of terrorists: Bitta


September 21st, 2011 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) M.S. Bitta, chairman of All India Anti-Terrorist Front, along with the kin of the victims of the Sep 7 Delhi High Court bomb blast, said ... Read more...

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Mamata unfurls tri-colour, sends sweets to prisoners


August 15th, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 15 (IANS) Mamata Banerjee Monday became West Bengal's first woman chief minister to unfurl the national flag as the state joined the rest of the nation in ... Read more...

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Fourteen years on, Uphaar victims’ kin wait for justice (With Images)


June 13th, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) Fourteen years on, tears brought alive sour memories of pain, fear, and agony of losing loved ones as families gathered Monday to remember the 59 ... Read more...

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Agra prays for Yamuna floods to wash away garbage


May 24th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, May 24 (IANS) "Flood again, Yamuna maiyya, (Mother Yamuna) and wash away all the garbage." That was the special prayer hundreds of men, women and children gathered at the ... Read more...

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Why Apple do products drive such fanatical devotion?


May 22nd, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 22 (IANS) Fans of Apple products tend to be hysterically devoted to the global brand. But this desire for iPods and iPads can border on the religious, according ... Read more...

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Will make Geelani hero no more: Omar


May 7th, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 7 (IANS) In an admission of sorts, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah believes his decision to detain hardline separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani in the past ... Read more...

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Zimbabwe police fire tear gas to disperse prayer meeting


April 10th, 2011 - 1:10 am ICT by BNO News
HARARE (BNO NEWS) -- Police on Saturday stormed a church in Zimbabwe's capital and fired tear gas at dozens of parishioners praying for peace in the country.The Zimbabwean reported online that frightened ... Read more...

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Chennai celebrates Anna’s victory


April 9th, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 9 (IANS) Around 200 people participated in a prayer meeting at the Thakkar Bapa Vidyalaya here and distributed sweets Saturday to celebrate the victorious end to activist Anna ... Read more...

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Hundreds in Chennai pledge support to Hazare


April 8th, 2011 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 8 (IANS) Describing it as the new IPL - Indian People's League - hundreds of people here Friday pledged support to veteran activist Anna Hazare in the fight ... Read more...

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CBSE board exams on; physics paper disappoints students (Lead)


March 1st, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) examinations started Tuesday on a disappointing note to many, with several class-12 students complaining that the physics paper was too ... Read more...

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Students tense as CBSE exams begin


March 1st, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) Doing their last minute revision, anxious students were seen making their way to examination centres across the capital Tuesday for the start of the Central Board of ... Read more...

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Karnataka bishops to protest church attacks


February 17th, 2011 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 17 (IANS) Bangalore Archbishop Bernard Moras will lead 17 bishops in a sit-in protest Friday and the Christian community will hold a rally and candle light vigil here Monday ... Read more...

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PM, vice president attend prayer meet at Gandhi Smriti


January 30th, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Vice President M. Hamid Ansari, and scores of other VVIps Sunday attended the prayer meet and other programmes at Gandhi Smriti - ... Read more...

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Nation pays homage to Mahatma Gandhi on Martyrs’ Day


January 30th, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) India Sunday paid homage to the father of the nation Mahatma Gandhi with prayer meetings and floral tributes on his 63rd death anniversary observed as Martyrs' Day.It ... Read more...

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Cash controversy: Karmapa quizzed, misses prayer meeting (Lead)


January 29th, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Jan 29 (IANS) Tibetan religious leader Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje has been questioned by the Himachal Pradesh police and other central government agencies over the recovery of currency worth nearly ... Read more...

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Cash controversy: Karmapa questioned, misses prayer meeting


January 29th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Jan 29 (IANS) Tibetan religious leader Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje has been questioned by the Himachal Pradesh police and other central government agencies with his office in the middle of a ... Read more...

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Delhi Lt. Governor’s wife dead


December 12th, 2010 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Delhi Lt. Governor Tejendra Khanna's wife, Uma Khanna, died Sunday following a brief illness. She was 66.According to a Raj Niwas statement, she was admitted to the ... Read more...

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