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Mexico issues 1 kg commemorative gold coin


September 18th, 2012 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Sep 18 (IANS/EFE) Mexico' central bank Monday brought into circulation the country's first 1 kg gold commemorative coin.The Banco de Mexico announced in a communique that the coin ... Read more...

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Gujral’s ‘Nirvana’ an ode to women’s inner beauty (With Images)


August 17th, 2012 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) Jewellery designer Alpana Gujral has launched her new collection "Nirvana" and says that each piece will help in enhancing women's inner beauty."My collection 'Nirvana' is ... Read more...

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India Post to give discount on gold coins this Rakhi


August 1st, 2012 - 1:16 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) India Post has announced a discount of 6.5 percent on gold coins this Rakhi.According to an official statement, the postal service will give a discount ... Read more...

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Designer captures woman’s beauty in Pakeezah


July 7th, 2012 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) Ethereal beauty and grace -- this and the innocence of woman that fashion designer Amit Talwar has tried to capture in his new collection called ... Read more...

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Iran not to pursue n-bomb production


May 31st, 2012 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, May 31 (IANS) Affirming that Iran was not after nuclear weapons, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has said enriching uranium to 20 percent was his country's right.Ahmadinejad said related countries should ... Read more...

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Jessi J wants to be a role model


May 23rd, 2012 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 23 (IANS) Singer Jessi J says she wants to set a good example to her young fans and prove that one can be successful without giving into peer ... Read more...

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Six percent discount on gold coins on Akshaya Tritiya


April 23rd, 2012 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) India Post is offering a six percent discount on gold coins on the occasion of Akshaya Tritiya across its 31 designated post offices in the ... Read more...

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Hand shadowgrapher Amar Sen holds infinity in his palm (With Images)


April 23rd, 2012 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 23 (IANS) Amar Sen knows literally how to create the world with his fingers. With a swish and a flick of his fingers, grains of sand transform into ... Read more...

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100,000 women undergo genital mutilation in Britain


April 22nd, 2012 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 22 (IANS) About 100,000 women in Britain have undergone female genital mutilations, with some medics in the country offering to carry out the illegal procedure on girls as ... Read more...

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Elect those who assure Uttarakhand-like Lokayukta: Hazare (Lead)


January 27th, 2012 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 26 (IANS) Anna Hazare Thursday appealed to people in the election-bound states to vote for candiates who promised they would, if elected, support the enactment of ... Read more...

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Kerala director to spend IFFI prize money on Oscar promotion


December 3rd, 2011 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 3 (IANS) Salim Ahmed, director of Malayalam film "Adaminte Makan Abu" which won the Silver Peacock prize at the 42nd International Film Festival of India (IFFI), will spend ... Read more...

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Brazil to invest $2.4 bn in gold production


November 21st, 2011 - 11:52 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Nov 21 (IANS/EFE) Private firms that invest in gold mining in Brazil will allocate about $2.4 billion over the next four years to their activities, the O ... Read more...

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Model slips at Vineet Bahl’s show


October 12th, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) "What's a fashion show without little goof-ups", asks designer Vineet Bahl, during whose show Wednesday model Tinu Verghis fell while sashaying down the ramp on ... Read more...

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British Indian woos young professionals with trendy jewellery


October 2nd, 2011 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) After a positive response to his sterling silver jewellery brand -- Real Effect -- Britain-based Indian origin jewellery designer Suveen Kapoor plans to open stand-alone ... Read more...

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Richness of our language getting lost: Amitabh Bachchan (Interview)


August 11th, 2011 - 10:53 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 11 (IANS) Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan feels the purity of written and spoken language is subsiding in these times of quick communication but hopes to restore the ... Read more...

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Zeenat outshines Mahima at IIJW


August 2nd, 2011 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 2 (IANS) Even at 59, Zeenat Aman can put any youngster to shame. The veteran actress, who walked the ramp at the ongoing India International Jewellery Week ... Read more...

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Sinead O’Connor shows off her new look


July 7th, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Manchester, July 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sinead O’Connor was recently photographed at a concert in Manchester sporting a new look. The singer who was previously known for her bald head performed at a ... Read more...

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Buying drugs online fraught with risks


May 23rd, 2011 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 23 (IANS) Buying drugs online may be dangerous as they could contain prohibited substances, a researcher says."It is clear that consumers are buying products that they think contain ... Read more...

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‘Temple rules must not be changed’: Kerala devotees


April 17th, 2011 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Kottayam (Kerala), Apr 17 (ANI): Expressing displeasure over permission granted to women in Maharashtra to enter the sanctum sanctorum of the Sri Mahalakshmi temple, residents of Kerala's Kottayam town said such the ... Read more...

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Fervour and gaiety mark first day of Navratri


April 4th, 2011 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 4 (IANS) Amid Vedic chants and religious hymns, a large number of devotees Monday thronged temples here to observe Navratri - the auspicious festival of nine nights dedicated ... Read more...

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Lotus Temple to celebrate 25th anniversary Sunday


March 19th, 2011 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) The capital's iconic Bahai House of Worship, popularly known as the Lotus Temple, will celebrate its 25th anniversary Sunday, the eve of the Bahá'i New ... Read more...

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Selena Gomez’s no-sex promise ring missing!


December 27th, 2010 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 27 (ANI): Selena Gomez has been spotted with Justin Bieber with her promise ring, which signified her vow to abstain from sex until marriage, missing.The Disney starlet got her ... Read more...

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China bans foreign words in local media


December 22nd, 2010 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 22 (IANS) China has banned the use of foreign words, particularly English ones, in the Chinese media.The ban order, which applies to newspapers, publishers and website-owners, was issued by the ... Read more...

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Lib Dems may lose half of their voters in next election: Poll


December 12th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 12 (ANI): The Liberal Democratic party in Britain is likely to lose nearly half of its voters in the next general election, according to a new poll.The Telegraph quoted the ... Read more...

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Coming soon: A new system that ‘tastes’ purity of water every minute


December 7th, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 7 (ANI): German scientists have developed a new system that tests the purity of water every minute.Instead of random water samples being treated every now and then, the AquaBioTox project ... Read more...

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Vice President Ansari says globalisation contributes to world economy


November 11th, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.11 (ANI): Vice-President Mohammad Hamid Ansari on Thursday said that globalisation contributed to the world economy as it promoted a process of economic integration.Addressing an International seminar organised by the ... Read more...

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Ashutosh Gowariker unveils promo of ‘Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Se’


October 13th, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
By Shaikh SharikMumbai, Aoct.13 (ANI): Bollywood director Ashutosh Gowariker unveiled the promo of his forthcoming film 'Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Se' in Mumbai.The film, based on the period thriller 'Do and ... Read more...

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Now, Rohit Bal jazzes up lighter


October 6th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) Rohit Bal, one of India's foremost fashion designers, has unveiled a new version of an iconic windproof lighter "which exudes individuality" and has "a sophistication of its ... Read more...

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Iran on brink of building nuclear weapon: IAEA


September 7th, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 7 (ANI): The United Nations' nuclear watchdog, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), has warned that Iran has passed a crucial nuclear threshold and could now go on to arm ... Read more...

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Big B Walks Barefoot, Spins Charkha At Mahatma Gandhi’s Sabarmati Ashram


August 18th, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 18, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan is now busy shooting for the second part of the advertisements for Gujarat Tourism. For this, the star had to walk barefoot ... Read more...

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Big B spins charkha at Sabarmati Ashram


August 17th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) Bollywood icon Amitabh Bachchan walked barefoot and spun the charkha (spinning wheel) at Mahatma Gandhi's Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad where he is shooting for the second ... Read more...

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Joy of producing a play is unlimited: Vipul Shah (Interview)


August 12th, 2010 - 9:22 am ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher Mumbai, Aug 12 (IANS) Filmmaker Vipul Shah, who has returned to theatre after a gap of 14 years with "Bas Itna Sa Khwab", says the joy of producing a play ... Read more...

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Ramdev protest against hydropower projects across River Ganga in Haridwar


August 10th, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Haridwar, Aug 10 (ANI): Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev staged a sit-in protest at Haridwar with a demand to halt the hydropower projects across River Ganga and also to protect the river from ... Read more...

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Iran uses new machines to enrich uranium: IAEA


August 10th, 2010 - 8:37 am ICT by IANS
Vienna, Aug 10 (IANS) Iran has used a second set of centrifuge machines to enrich uranium to 20 percent purity at its Natanz facility, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has said. The ... Read more...

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E-trade of gold bars begins Aug 2


July 31st, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 31 (IANS) National Spot Exchange Limited (NSEL) and Shree Ganesh Jewellery House Limited (SGJHL) would launch electronic trading of gold bars and coins from Aug 2, a statement said here ... Read more...

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