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Gaurav Gera, Shweta Gulati in Bollywood musical ‘Jhumroo’


March 21st, 2012 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, March 21 (IANS) TV actors Gaurav Gera and Shweta Gulati are set to play lead roles in "Jhumroo", a Bollywood musical show inspired by legendary singer Kishore Kumar's songs. ... Read more...

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Kerala-origin tycoon gets global harmony award


March 1st, 2012 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, March 1 (IANS) UAE-based business magnate M.A. Yusuf Ali, who belongs to a village in Kerala, was Thursday presented with the prestigious Interfaith Harmony Award at a function in ... Read more...

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International Interfaith Harmony award for Yusuf Ali


February 14th, 2012 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 14 (IANS) NRI business magnate M.A. Yusuf Ali has been selected for the prestigious Interfaith Harmony Award specially endowed with United Nations' Interfaith Harmony Week initiatives and observations.Ali ... Read more...

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National grass court tennis from Feb 6 (Lead)


February 1st, 2012 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 1 (IANS) Saketh Myneni has got the pride of place in the men's draw of the Rs.500,000 Indian Jute National Grass Court Tennis Championships to be held on ... Read more...

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National Grass Court Tennis meet from Feb 6


February 1st, 2012 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 1 (IANS) Saketh Myneni has got a place in the men's draw of the Rs.5 lakh prize money Indian Jute National Grass Court Tennis Championships to be held ... Read more...

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Mumbai’s Taj Mahal Hotel prime attraction at Bangalore’s cake exhibition


December 18th, 2010 - 10:08 pm ICT by ANI
By SwetaBangalore, Dec.18 (ANI): Scores of people flocked to the 36th annual cake exhibition in Bangalore, where a cake modelled on the Taj Mahal Hotel in Mumbai was displayed in the show.The ... Read more...

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After elephants, mahouts go on rampage in Nepal


December 6th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Dec 6 (IANS) After migrating wild elephants went berserk in eastern Nepal earlier this year, killing at least a dozen people, it is now the turn of the mahouts ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Aero model show marks 106th birth anniversary of JRD Tata


July 30th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
By Anup SinhaJamshedpur, July 30 (ANI): The 106th birth anniversary of JRD Tata, the pioneer Indian aviator was observed with an impressive aero modelling display and static aircraft show at Jamshedpur, ... Read more...

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Planted Micro Chip Helps In Recovering Kelli, The Lost Penguin


July 9th, 2010 - 7:53 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 9, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Law enforcement authorities of the Irish Capital of Dublin have reportedly been successful in recovering a penguin which had been stolen. The police ... Read more...

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Century-old heritage theatre at Shimla a major tourist draw


May 18th, 2010 - 12:33 am ICT by ANI
By Hemant ChauhanShimla, May 17 (ANI): A larger number if domestic and foreign tourists are thronging the Over a century-old Gaiety Theatre at Shimla that has been thrown open recently.Built ... Read more...

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Delhi climate change exhibition showcases solar appliances and projects


February 5th, 2010 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 5 (ANI): With its focus on challenges and initiatives for tackling the issues of climate change, New Delhi played host to the third International Climate Change Exhibition here ... Read more...

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Buffalo fight, a major draw for villagers near Shimla


November 25th, 2009 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
By Hemant ChauhanMashobra (Himachal Pradesh), Nov.25 (ANI): Hundreds of rural folks recently converged here at Mashobra village near Shimla for an annual fair in which buffalo-fight was the prime attraction.The annual ... Read more...

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Demolition drive to knock down illegal structures in Nainital


August 9th, 2009 - 10:18 pm ICT by ANI
Nainital (Uttarakhand), Aug. 9 (ANI): Civic authorities in Naintal launched a fresh demolition drive of illegal buildings and structures, which were posing a threat to the fragile landscape and environment of the ... Read more...

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Eco-friendly cycle-rickshaws of Nainital, a boon for all


October 3rd, 2008 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
By Vipul GoelNainital, Oct.3 (ANI): Though boating has been the prime attraction in the hilly Nainital town in Uttarakhand, of late, the local residents and visiting tourists from different parts of ... Read more...

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Heroes Season 3 Episode 3 makes whip whoops!!


October 1st, 2008 - 8:06 pm ICT by David M N James
Dogged by controversy about the direction and flow of the story, Heroes is making inroads where it didn’t previously.Stars in the episode like Angela Petrelli, have been the prime attraction of the ... Read more...

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Guess which place Lithuanians would love to visit? Goa!


July 6th, 2008 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Azera Rahman Vilnius (Lithuania), July 6 (IANS) Suddenly a lot of people from this tiny Baltic state of Lithuania want to visit India, the prime attraction for them being Goa, with its ... Read more...

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Incessant rains submerge Banaras Ghats in Varanasi


June 27th, 2008 - 11:35 pm ICT by ANI
By Girish Kumar Dubey Varanasi, June 27 (ANI): The last three days incessant rains have left the River Ganga swollen in Varanasi and has led to the submergence of the famous bathing ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Buddhadeb rejects separate Gorkhaland demand (With ‘Shutdown for Gorkhaland cripples life in Darjeeling’)


June 10th, 2008 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 10 (IANS) Maintaining that Darjeeling was an integral part of West Bengal, Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee Tuesday rejected the demand for carving the hill district out as a separate Gorkhaland ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Assamese community in Gulf celebrates New Year’s Day


April 14th, 2008 - 3:37 pm ICT by admin
Dubai, April 14 (IANS) The Assamese community in the Gulf celebrated Rongali Bihu to mark the Assamese New Year's Day over the weekend even as the festival started in Assam Monday. Well-known ... Read more...

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