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Advani rakes up Ram temple issue


September 9th, 2012 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 9 (IANS) Raking up the controversial Ram temple issue in Uttar Pradesh, senior BJP leader Lal Krishna Advani has linked it with the identity of Hindus and said ... Read more...

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Kate Middleton’s dress rakes in 10 million in ticket sales


July 19th, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Buckingham Palace has announced that Kate Middleton’s wedding gown became the star attraction during last year’s exhibition at the palace. The Sarah Burton bridal gown attracted ... Read more...

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Wi-Fi connectivity on Howrah Rajdhani from September


March 30th, 2012 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) Indian Railways plans to provide internet facility using Wi-Fi in three rakes of the Howrah Rajdhani Express by September this year, as a pilot project, ... Read more...

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Travel in high-speed double-decker from Bangalore to Chennai


March 14th, 2012 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 14 (IANS) Denizens of this tech hub will soon have the privilege of travelling in an high-speed air-conditioned double-decker express to Chennai, covering a distance of about 360 ... Read more...

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‘Ek Main…’ a goldmine for Karan, rakes in Rs.12.5 crore in 2 days


February 12th, 2012 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 12 (IANS) Karan Johar couldn't have asked for more. After hitting the jackpot with his mega-budget "Agneepath", he has found a goldmine with "Ek Main Aur Ekk ... Read more...

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‘Ek Main Aur…’ cash registers already ringing, rakes in Rs.21 crore


February 8th, 2012 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 8 (IANS) Karan Johar's "Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu" has yet to hit the screens but the filmmaker has already recovered Rs.21 crore which he had invested ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Coir Festival rakes in Rs.100-crore business


February 6th, 2012 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
Alappuzha (Kerala), Feb 6 (IANS) A record Rs.100 crore worth of business transactions were reported at the second edition of the International Coir Festival here Monday, organisers said.More than 80 ... Read more...

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Kolkata Metro to get automatic signalling system


January 27th, 2012 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 27 (IANS) Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi Friday announced that the Kolkata Metro and the suburban system will get new automatic signalling systems and all the old trains of ... Read more...

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Railways suffer loss in Chhattisgarh as protest continues


January 20th, 2012 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Jan 20 (IANS) The indefinite protest against the railways in mineral-rich but insurgency-ridden Bastar region of Chhattisgarh continued for the eighth day Friday. It has halted iron ore ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Central Railway to run 12-car trains from Wednesday


November 23rd, 2011 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 22 (IANS) In a major relief for commuters, the Central Railway Tuesday announced it would operate all its main line suburban services with 12-car trains from Wednesday.The measure ... Read more...

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China’s Internet advertising rakes in $2 bn in Q3


November 4th, 2011 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 4 (IANS) China's Internet advertising market hit 13.8 billion yuan (about $2 billion) in the third quarter this year, according to a report released here Friday.The figure shows ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

No power outages during Deepavali: Government


October 19th, 2011 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) There will be no power outages during the festive season, the government Wednesday said, insisting that the electricity situation in the country is improving."The power ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Coal supply to power plants being shored up: Government


October 15th, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) The government Saturday said it has scaled up the delivery of coal to thermal power plants to avert electricity shortages in the festive season."The coal ... Read more...

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India’s power situation grim, efforts on to ease crunch


October 14th, 2011 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) Shortage of power in states such as Delhi, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Karnataka Friday threatened to cascade into a pan-India crisis with coal supplies hit ... Read more...

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Bengal power scenario to improve in 2-3 days: Minister


October 13th, 2011 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 13 (IANS) West Bengal is in the grip of severe power shortage, with Coal India subsidiaries stopping coal supply to the state power generation utility due to payment ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Government assures availability of coal to power plants


October 13th, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) The government said Thursday it would take appropriate measures to ensure greater availability of coal to power plants as electricity shortage worsened across the country."To ... Read more...

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Karnataka team in Delhi to ask for power


October 12th, 2011 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore/New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) A team from Karnataka, headed by Energy Minister Shobha Karandlaje, arrived in New Delhi Wednesday to plead with the central government for more power ... Read more...

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Telangana agitation trips power supply in Maharashtra


October 10th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 10 (IANS) The ongoing agitation for a separate Telangana state in neighbouring Andhra Pradesh has had a fallout in Maharashtra - massive power cuts since the past ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Salman’s ‘Bodyguard’ rakes in $1.4 mn in North America


September 7th, 2011 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 7 (IANS) Salman Khan's latest Bollywood blockbuster "Bodyguard" has scored a gigantic opening in North America, raking in an astounding $1.4 million over its six-day debut ... Read more...

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Taj Mahal rakes in Rs.19 crore revenue from ticket sales


July 28th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The seventh wonder of the world, the Taj Mahal, is the top draw in terms of tourism revenue, logging a gate entry income of Rs.19,89,49,560 ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

New Orissa port receives first ultra-large vessel


July 25th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 25 (IANS) Orissa's Dhamra port, which became commercially operational on May 7, has received its first ultra-large vessel carrying 150,000 tonnes of coal from Australia, an official said ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Bieber’s perfume rakes in $3 mn


July 16th, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 16 (IANS) Teen pop sensation Justin Bieber's debut fragrance has generated over $3 million in sales in just three weeks.Karen Grant, vice president and senior global ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Glee movie trailer released


July 15th, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Glee is going on to the big screen in August. A trailer of Glee 3D movie has been released on the Internet. The movie follows the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Maoists’ shutdown hits NMDC iron ore transportation


July 8th, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, July 8 (IANS) Iron ore transportation of public sector mining giant NMDC Ltd in Chhattisgarh has been hit hard since Monday by a week-long shutdown called by the Maoists, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Wheels of Kolkata Metro turn towards massive expansion


June 19th, 2011 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 19 (IANS) Twenty-seven years after it blazed a trail in India, in a city known for its dense crowds and traffic snarls, the Kolkata Metro had over ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Government mulls competitive bidding of coal blocks


May 24th, 2011 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 24 (IANS) The central government will consider competitive bidding for coal blocks, but only after allocating blocks to state-run Coal India Limited (CIL) and he state governments, Coal ... Read more...

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Maoist shutdown hits iron ore shipment in Chhattisgarh


May 22nd, 2011 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, May 22 (IANS) Iron ore transportation by NMDC Ltd, India's largest iron ore producer and exporter in the public sector, was affected in Chhattisgarh on the second day of ... Read more...

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Coal India gets 27 proposals for imported coal


April 27th, 2011 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 27 (IANS) Coal India Limited (CIL) has received 27 proposals from 16 companies for getting imported coal at discounted prices, a top company official has said."We sought proposals ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Unwed mother Bristol Palin rakes in $262K for teen pregnancy work


April 6th, 2011 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 06 (ANI): Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin's daughter, Bristol, earned more than 262,000 dollars for her role helping raise awareness for teen pregnancy prevention in 2009, it has emerged.Bristol ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Kardashian family rakes in $65 mn


February 19th, 2011 - 12:37 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 18 (IANS) Reality TV star Kim Kardashian and her showbiz family reportedly raked in $65 million last year.They fetched the amount from their reality TV show "Keeping Up With the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Peppa Pig rakes in 200 million in 2010


January 25th, 2011 - 9:16 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 25 (THAINDIA NEWS) In 2010, sales of Peppa Pig was stronger at more than £200 million.The figure is about £50 million more than the previous year’s data. The strong performance ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

NMDC resumes full iron ore shipment after Maoist shutdown


December 22nd, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Dec 22 (IANS) Iron ore shipment by state-run National Mineral Development Corporation (NMDC) Ltd has reached its peak levels after three weeks of disruption at its key mining facilities in Chhattisgarh, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

NMDC iron ore shipment hit by Maoist shutdown


December 13th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Dec 13 (IANS) Iron ore transportation by NMDC Ltd, India's largest iron ore producer and exporter in the public sector, has been hit at its key mining facilities in Chhattisgarh due ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Maoist shutdown hits NMDC iron ore transportation (Lead)


December 6th, 2010 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Dec 6 (IANS) A weeklong shutdown enforced by Maoists has hit iron ore transportation by NMDC Ltd, India's largest iron ore producer and exporter in the public sector, at its key ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Maoist shutdown hits NMDC iron ore transportation


December 6th, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Dec 6 (IANS) A weeklong shutdown enforced by Maoists has hit iron ore transportation by NMDC Ltd, India's largest iron ore producer and exporter in the public sector, at its key ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

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