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Shooter Joydeep Karmakar: The mind will go where the spirit takes it (Interview)


August 28th, 2012 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 28 (IANS) He mulled selling his kidney to buy a rifle, became a national champion with a borrowed gun, has participated in 17 World Cups, missed out a ... Read more...

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Asha Bhosle grooves with Riteish (TV Snippets)


July 26th, 2012 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) Legendary singer Asha Bhosle shook a leg with actor Riteish Deshmukh as they took on the "Indian Idol 6" stage for a jugalbandi.Riteish, along with ... Read more...

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The darker shades of superstar Rajesh Khanna’s life (Comment)


July 22nd, 2012 - 10:56 am ICT by IANS
It is considered discourteous to write in negative tones after any person's demise. Never speak ill of the dead, the saying goes. Journalists and writers, however, must remain faithful to ... Read more...

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Maxwell excited about playing in IPL


March 26th, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Delhi Daredevils' newest recruit Glenn Maxwell of Australia is looking forward to playing alongside famous international cricketers in the Indian Premier League. The all-rounder back ... Read more...

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Renthlei wins maiden snooker title for Mizoram


July 27th, 2011 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 27 (IANS) Mizoram produced its first National champion in any form of cue sports as 20-year old Lalrina Renthlei from Aizwal emerged winner in the junior snooker event ... Read more...

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Jaipur’s mother of 66 fashioning new lives


February 26th, 2011 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Anil Sharma Jaipur, Feb 26 (IANS) She has not given birth to them, but she proudly calls herself the mother of 66 children. Manan Chaturvedi, 35, would probably have become a top ... Read more...

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ICC right in banning Pakistani players: Haider


February 12th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Feb 12 (IANS) Zulqarnain Haider, Pakistan's runaway wicketkeeper, insists that the punishment handed to three of his former mates for 'spot fixing' is just the start of cricket's clean up.Haider, who ... Read more...

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Five Rocking Men Of Indian Television In 2010


December 29th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Indian television is usually considered to be ruled by the women group as most of the shows are women centric and have any female actress as the central character. In ... Read more...

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Her husband tried to sell her for Rs.25,000


December 16th, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 16 (IANS) The evils of child marriage not only shattered the promising career of 17-year-old Amina Khatun but also took an ugly turn when her husband tried to sell her ... Read more...

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Is Taylor Lautner Serious About Lily Collins?


November 26th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
If reports in the media are anything to go by, Phil Collins, who in most cases is very skeptical about the boys that his daughter brings home, had a good time ... Read more...

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Jessica Simpson Got Engaged To Eric Johnson!


November 16th, 2010 - 3:48 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 16, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Jessica Simpson flaunted her ruby engagement ring at a Kansas City’s department store while signing autographs and prompting a fashion label. The lady got engaged to ... Read more...

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Aussie boxer was sent home over ‘dropping pants in front of official’ during Delhi CWG


October 17th, 2010 - 11:31 am ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 17 (ANI): An Australian boxer was sent home early from the Commonwealth Games at New Delhi after he allegedly dropped his trousers in front of an official.A senior boxing official ... Read more...

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Arterton discovers a writer in herself


October 11th, 2010 - 7:48 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 11 (IANS) British actress Gemma Arterton discovered she's got a promising career as a writer ahead of her while penning her character's journal in new movie "Tamara Drewe".In order to ... Read more...

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Emerging player Azam hoping for Pak World Cup debut


September 29th, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.29 (ANI): Nineteen-year old Hammad Azam, who has only featured in nine first class matches, two of which were Twenty20 fixtures, has already done enough to catch the eye of Pakistan's ... Read more...

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‘For Real’ - Sharp symphony on domestic harmony (IANS Movie Review - Rating: ***)


September 17th, 2010 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Film: "For Real"; Cast: Sarita Choudhury, Adil Hussain, Zoya S. Hassan, Sriharsh Sharma Churai, Sameer Dharamadhikari; Writer-Director: Sona Jain; Rating: ***And quietly slips the night into a tortured morning-time ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan Saw Daylight Outside Jail After 13 Days


August 3rd, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 3, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Lindsay Lohan saw the light of the world outside jail when she got released yesterday after serving thirteen days of the three-month long imprisonment that ... Read more...

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Time for head to rule the heart for India (Commentary)


March 1st, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar For sure, the hotel floor occupied by the Indian team would have come to life only late Monday morning with the players given some free time following their spectacular 4-1 ... Read more...

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Model Katie Piper Recounts Her Tragic Tale On ABC News ‘20/20′


January 9th, 2010 - 9:06 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The British model, Katie Piper had to go through the worst time in her life when she was doused with sulphuric acid in a busy street ... Read more...

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Murray, Robson edge Britain closer to Hopman final


January 6th, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Jan 6 (DPA) World number four Andy Murray and tennis ingenue Laura Robson nudged Britain closer to a possible spot in the final of the Hopman Cup mixed team event Wednesday ... Read more...

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Cheryl Moana Marie Is The ‘New Love’ In Actor Antonio Sabato Jr’s Life


December 1st, 2009 - 6:38 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec.01, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Cheryl Moana Marie is the reported new girlfriend of acclaimed American actor Antonio Sabato Jr. Certain reports have emerged lately that claim that the 37 year old ... Read more...

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Madonna is much older than boyfriend Jesus’ mum


October 28th, 2009 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 28 (ANI): Queen of Pop Madonna has been revealed to be much older than her toyboy lover Jesus Luz's mum.Cristiane Luz, who works as a hair colourist at a ... Read more...

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Govinda is undoubtedly the King of Comedy -Ritesh Deshmukh


October 2nd, 2009 - 11:09 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Actor Ritesh Deshmukh started out his film career with the film "Tujhe Meri Kasam" which turned out to be a flop at the box office. Ritesh's second film "Out of Control" ... Read more...

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Wedding bells for Kim Sharma


August 25th, 2009 - 4:01 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Kim Sharma is finally getting married! The Mohabbatein actress, who was earlier involved with cricketer Yuvraj Singh, has got over her ugly break-up with him and is all set to walk down ... Read more...

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Robredo routs Gaudio to deny clay-court comeback dream


April 22nd, 2009 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Barcelona, April 22 (DPA) Clay-tough Spaniard Tommy Robredo ended the Barcelona Open dream of Gaston Gaudio as he hammered the former French Open champion out of the second round Wednesday. Sixth seed ... Read more...

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Rupert Everetts sexuality killed his career


February 20th, 2009 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 20 (ANI): English actor Rupert Everett is adamant that his sexuality has killed his promising career.The 49-year-old star admits that he was quite successful throughout the 1980s, but since ... Read more...

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Impressive Nadal mows down Haas (Australian Open Roundup)


January 24th, 2009 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 24 (DPA) Rafael Nadal maintained momentum in his chase for a career-first Australian Open tennis title, hammering Tommy Haas 6-4, 6-2, 6-2 to power into the fourth round here Saturday.Nadal, ... Read more...

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Andhra techie’s promising career cut short by murder


November 5th, 2008 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 5 (IANS) Arpana B. Jinaga had always dreamed of securing a doctorate from an American university and becoming a professor like her father. But the software professional's promising career was ... Read more...

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Israel second woman PM-in waiting earned her spurs as a spy


September 20th, 2008 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.20 (ANI): Israels second woman Prime Minister in waiting, Tzipi Livni, earned her spurs as an agent working for a covert cell in an elite spy unit, reports The Times. According ... Read more...

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Once Marxist voice, now speaker without a party (Profile)


July 23rd, 2008 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) His was the stentorian voice that effectively projected the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) view in parliament - and outside - for four decades. On Wednesday, just ... Read more...

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Indian national gets 16 years in jail in Singapore


July 3rd, 2008 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
DPA Singapore, July 3 (DPA) An Indian national was jailed for 16 years and ordered to be caned 16 times for the attempted murder of his ex-girlfriend's father and stabbing two maids, news ... Read more...

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