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Bhopal cultural festival draws huge crowds

February 1st, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Feb 1 (IANS) The rich culture and artistic diversity of Indian states and at least seven countries are drawing huge crowds at a festival being held in Madhya Pradesh's capital Bhopal ... Read more...

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Children celebrate advent of Christmas in Kolkata

December 20th, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
By Sankha GhoshKolkata, Dec.20 (ANI): Children celebrated the advent of Christmas by singing carols and various colourful events to spread the message of love and peace here during the weekend.Children gave various ... Read more...

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“Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer” Live On Stage

December 2nd, 2010 - 2:55 am ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) One of the most popular television series of all times, "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" was aired on CBS last night. It seems that the Christmas fever ... Read more...

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Glenn Beck Comes Under Fire For Holocaust Remark About George Soros

November 14th, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Conservative radio-host Glenn Beck has come under fire after he made a controversial statement against Hungarian-American financier George Soros. On his programs "The Glenn Beck Program", ... Read more...

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Sheila Dikshit sings with kids in Games’ spirit

October 6th, 2010 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit has much reason to cheer with the Commonwealth Games underway without any big glitches. And she didn't hide her joy as she ... Read more...

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Kolkata activists spread AIDS awareness through puppet show

September 20th, 2010 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
By Ajitha MenonKolkata, Sep. 20 (ANI): In an AIDS awareness programme, activists made an attempt to reduce the stigma linked to the disease by staging a unique puppet show, here over the ... Read more...

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Artists from across India to pay homage to Tagore (Lead)

July 18th, 2010 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Pradipta Tapadar Kolkata, July 18 (IANS) Be it a play in Punjabi, a puppet show or Western classical music, the works of Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore will come alive in many hues ... Read more...

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Puppetry spreads mass awareness in protecting Uttarakhand forests

May 22nd, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Barhani (Uttarakhand), May 22 (ANI): The Principal Conservator of Forests in Uttarakhand has directed his department to organise a series of puppet shows to be staged by range forest officers at various ... Read more...

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Bhopal hosts puppet festival

May 17th, 2009 - 8:50 pm ICT by ANI
By R. C. SahuBhopal, May 17 (ANI): Hundreds of people visited a three-day puppet festival here in which entertaining skits were performed by various artistes.Organised at the popular Rabindar Bhavan between May ... Read more...

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Puppeteers on World Puppetry Day enthrall people of Tripura

March 22nd, 2009 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
Agartala, Mar 22 (ANI): Puppets on strings, rods and hands enthralled hundreds of enthusiastic spectators at an event organised on the occasion of World Puppetry Day here on Saturday.World Puppetry Day ... Read more...

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Cloud Cuckoo Farm - kids carnival a hit

January 17th, 2009 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) What happens when you have balloons in the shape of dolphins, Pooh and Bugs Bunny floating in the air, a puppet show getting your attention and kids ... Read more...

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Once in same jail as Gandhi, Naidoo gets Pravasi Award

January 10th, 2009 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 10 (IANS) Two years ago, Parmanathan 'Prema' Naidoo stood in the doorway of the cell at the Fort in Johannesburg, now the premises of the Constitutional Court in a democratic ... Read more...

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Artists stage play for revival of puppetry in Rajasthan

September 28th, 2008 - 10:32 pm ICT by ANI
Jaipur, Sept 28 (ANI): India ''s traditional form of entertainment puppetry is being revived in Rajasthan as a group of artists have come together and are organising puppet shows in Jaipur.Hordes ... Read more...

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Brit kids missing out on traditional beach holidays

August 14th, 2008 - 7:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 14 (ANI): A large number of Brit kids have never had a taste of the traditional British beach holiday, says a new survey.The majority have never seen a ... Read more...

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