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‘Halkat jawani’ crosses 1 mn hits on YouTube (Movie Snippets) (Lead)


August 28th, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 28 (IANS) Kareena Kapoor's peppy number "Halkat jawani" from "Heroine" is grabbing eyeballs. It has crossed over one million hits on YouTube.The video was officially put on ... Read more...

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‘Halkat jawani’ crosses 1 mn hits on YouTube (Movie Snippets)


August 28th, 2012 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 28 (IANS) Kareena Kapoor's peppy number "Halkat jawani" from "Heroine" is grabbing eyeballs. It has crossed over one million hits on YouTube.The video was officially put on ... Read more...

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Rani wanted only Vaibhavi for ‘Aiyya’


August 15th, 2012 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) Rani Mukerji is so fond of choreographer Vaibhavi Merchant that she readily agreed to wait for the latter to get free and direct her dance sequences ... Read more...

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Triple bonanza for Rani in ‘Aiyyaa’


June 16th, 2012 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 16 (IANS) Actress Rani Mukerji is set to take item numbers to the next level, as she has not one, but three such songs for her in Anurag ... Read more...

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Rani Mukerji’s ‘Aiyya’ now set for Dussehra release


June 15th, 2012 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 15 (IANS) Actress Rani Mukerji-starrer "Aiyya" was earlier scheduled for a Sep 28 release, but it has been postponed and now it will hit screens during Dussehra.Co-produced by ... Read more...

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MCD needs improvement, says new Delhi mayor


April 22nd, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) The Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) is not perfect as an organisation and needs improvement, newly-elected Delhi Mayor Rajni Abbi said Friday."I know we ... Read more...

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Rajni Abbi elected new Mayor of Delhi


April 20th, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 20 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate Rajni Abbi was today elected the Mayor of Delhi defeating Congress nominee Savita Sharma by 88 votes.Delhi University Law Professor Abbi ... Read more...

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Fourth ‘Punjabi Film Festival’ concludes in Amritsar


April 4th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
By Sawinder SinghAmritsar, Apr 4 (ANI): Amritsar recently hosted the fourth 'Punjabi Film Festival' that was attended by eminent Punjabi artists, who used this as an opportunity to promote Punjabi films.An ... Read more...

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Delhi mayor down with fever, chikungunya suspected


October 29th, 2010 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) Delhi Mayor Prithvi Raj Sawhney is down with viral fever, his son said Friday. However, a civic body leader said the doctors suspect it to be chikungunya. ... Read more...

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Mayor lodges complaint with Jaipal Reddy


October 7th, 2010 - 1:06 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) Delhi mayor and a group of councillors from Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led Municipal Corporation of Delhi Wednesday met union Minister for Urban Development S. Jaipal Reddy ... Read more...

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MCD snubbed at Games opener, says Delhi mayor


October 5th, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) The Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) was cornered in the spectacular opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games, the city's Mayor Prithvi Raj Sawhney said Tuesday."The Delhi government ... Read more...

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MCD, mayor sidelined in CWG opening ceremony: BJP


October 4th, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 4 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) was sidelined in the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony despite all its efforts for the Games during ... Read more...

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MCD takes up sanitation work in Games Village, venues


September 29th, 2010 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) The Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) Wednesday deployed 1,100 workers in the Commonwealth Games Village and the Games venues to take up sanitation work, an official said. ... Read more...

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MCD to launch cleanliness drive, backs NGO initiative


September 5th, 2010 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) With the number of dengue cases in the capital crossing the 1,200 mark, the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) will launch a week-long sanitation and cleanliness drive ... Read more...

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MCD school kids to spread dengue prevention message


September 4th, 2010 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) With only a month left for the start of the Commonwealth Games, Delhi Mayor Prithvi Raj Sawhney Saturday called on teachers to join the battle against dengue ... Read more...

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Rains forced corporation put off Games deadline: Mayor


August 31st, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) The Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) Tuesday blamed the incessant rains in the city for its failure to meet the Aug 31 deadline for completing all Commonwealth ... Read more...

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Hospitals report high dengue cases, civic body says otherwise


August 21st, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) Despite the civic body's claims of doing everything to curb the spread of dengue, the mosquito-borne disease is fast spreading in the capital. Figures from the city's ... Read more...

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Mayor manhandled by angry Jamia Nagar residents


August 18th, 2010 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Delhi Mayor Prithvi Raj Sawhney and some Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) officials were Wednesday allegedly manhandled by angry residents of south Delhi's Jamia Nagar area which ... Read more...

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New technology toilets introduced in Delhi : MCD


August 14th, 2010 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) The Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) Friday introduced bio-toilets and electronic toilets based on innovative technologies, which they said, will save water, energy and space and also ... Read more...

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Dikshit satisfied with civic authority’s CWG work: Mayor


August 11th, 2010 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit expressed satisfaction over preparations of the Commonwealth Games and the various projects carried out by the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD), Mayor ... Read more...

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Uproar in Lok Sabha before price rise debate


August 3rd, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 3 (ANI): The Lok Sabha was adjourned till 11:40 a.m. on Tuesday following an uproar before price rise debate.Opposition members began protesting and held up placards in ... Read more...

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Price rise issue: Opposition accepts government’s compromise formula


August 2nd, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 2 (ANI): Efforts to break the week-long deadlock between the government and Opposition over the price rise issue have met with some success, with leaders of all parties ... Read more...

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MCD likely to miss July 31 deadline to complete CWG works


July 16th, 2010 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) With several projects like streetscaping and other beautification works still to be completed ahead of the Commonwealth Games, the capital's civic agency has decided to miss its ... Read more...

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Civic agencies hold several meetings to discuss water-logging


July 13th, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) A day after heavy rains lashed the capital leading to chaos on the roads, the civic agencies and the Delhi government held several rounds of meetings Tuesday ... Read more...

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One deadline missed, MCD sets another for Games projects (Commonwealth Games Countdown)


July 6th, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Prathiba Raju (Attn Editors: This is the seventh of the 100-day countdown series for the 19th Commonwealth Games in New Delhi. This is about how Delhi's civic body has set a new ... Read more...

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Delhi set for major sanitation drive ahead of Games


July 1st, 2010 - 1:05 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) With the Commonwealth Games drawing near, civic authorities in the capital are Thursday set to launch a sanitation drive, which would include disinfecting railway stations, bus stops ... Read more...

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MCD has 80,000 street cleaners, but how many work? (To go with Games knock door, but litter-free Delhi a distant dream)


June 22nd, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) The Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD), the largest civic body in the country, has over 80,000 safai karamcharis or street cleaners on its payrolls. It has appointed ... Read more...

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Saifuddin Soz demands rail link to Poonch, Rajouri


June 18th, 2010 - 10:32 pm ICT by ANI
Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir), June 18 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Congress president Saifuddin Soz has demanded a rail link for Poonch and Rajouri districts.Addressing a rally here, Soz said that he ... Read more...

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BSF rejects commandant-level meet with Bangladesh border guards


June 17th, 2010 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, June 17 (IANS) India's Border Security Force (BSF) Thursday rejected a meeting with the Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) at the commandant level over the recent firing along the India-Bangladesh in southern Meghalaya, ... Read more...

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Municipal Corporation of Delhi ignoring RTI Act: Activist


May 8th, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) A right to information activist has filed a complaint with the Central Information Commission (CIC) against the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) for allegedly not having a ... Read more...

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Delhi mayoral election on Friday


April 30th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 30 (ANI): The election for the post of mayor and deputy mayor of Delhi will be held on Friday.Prithvi Raj Sawhney, the Chairman of Municipal Corporation of Delhi ... Read more...

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Sawhney likely to be elected Delhi Mayor


April 29th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) Prithvi Raj Sawhney is likely to be elected the next Delhi mayor with elections to the posts of mayor and deputy ... Read more...

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Lapanag to meet Chidambaram to discuss border firing


March 15th, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, March 15 (IANS) Meghalaya Chief Minister D.D.Lapang Monday said he will meet Home Minister P.Chidambaram in Delhi Wednesday to discuss the regular firing by Bangladeshi border guards in Muktapur sector ... Read more...

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Some Bangladeshi border guards attempting land grab: BSF


March 15th, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, March 15 (IANS) A section of "overenthusiastic Bangladeshi border guards" are attempting to create trouble along the frontier by grabbing Indian territory, a Border Security Force (BSF) officer said here ... Read more...

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Fresh firing along India-Bangladesh border


February 28th, 2010 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Feb 28 (IANS) The Border Security Force (BSF) and Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) Sunday again traded gunfire in Muktapur along their border in Meghalaya but a BDF official called it "accidental" firing. The ... Read more...

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