Erotica, healing, Ruskin Bond on book cart (IANS Books This Week)

December 8th, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) The book case this weekend is packed with action and gripping titles.1. "The Appeasement of Radhika: Radhika Santawanam"; Written by Muddupalani, translated by Sandhya Mulchandani; ... Read more...

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Lataji defines beauty for me: Bhansali

September 28th, 2011 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Sanjay Leela Bhansali considers Lata Mangeshkar, who turned 82 Wednesday, as the most beautiful woman in the world."Oh by far!" he exults. "Lataji defines beauty for ... Read more...

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A collection inspired by Lord Krishna (With Image)

June 19th, 2011 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) Delhi-based designer Sunil Mehra's latest collection is inspired from Lord Krishna's life and mythology and features contemporary ethnic chic embellished with motifs of Krishna, the ... Read more...

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Husain loved shoes, says close friend Laxma Gaud

June 11th, 2011 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) A goatherd tending to his goats outside a tin hut on the green Himalayan slopes, with the silhouette of a young woman in the background ... Read more...

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Zakir Hussain to enthral at Edinburgh

August 1st, 2010 - 11:07 am ICT by IANS
Edinburgh, Aug 1 (IANS) Indian tabla virtuoso Zakir Hussain's beats set to dance by famous choreographer Alonzo King in their joint creation "Rasa" promises to mesmerise crowds at the Edinburgh International Festival ... Read more...

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A.R. Rahman to headline Sydney Festival 2010

November 12th, 2009 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Nov 12 (ANI): Oscar winner musician A.R. Rahman will headline the world famous "Sydney Festival 2010" in Australia on January 16.Rahman's two-and-a-half hour free and exclusive music-dance performance will also ... Read more...

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It’s new turf, but Sachin Pilot confident of romping home

March 30th, 2009 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Ajmer, March 30 (IANS) It is a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) bastion and a constituency that the party has has won six times in the last seven elections. But Ajmer is ... Read more...

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Horrified Oz umpires say they can”t believe they are alive

March 5th, 2009 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 5 (ANI): Australian umpires Simon Taufel and Steve Davis, who were officiating in the drawn Test match between Sri Lanka and Pakistan, have said they can''t believe that they ... Read more...

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Acting is more than skin deep - doesn’t Kamal Haasan know? (Commentary)

July 7th, 2008 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
By Chitra Padmanabhan What must have been the mental make-up of Kamal Haasan when he took on 10 roles in "Dasavatharam" - apart from feeling a great deal of love for himself, of ... Read more...

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Dubai-based Indian to make thriller on maritime industry

June 15th, 2008 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Aroonim Bhuyan Dubai, June 15 (IANS) Most Hollywood films show maritime activities as dangerous or tragic, but an Indian resident of Dubai is set to make an emotional thriller that will focus ... Read more...

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International Women’s Day makes a comeback in Latvia

March 8th, 2008 - 9:17 am ICT by admin
DPA Riga, March 8 (DPA) After an absence of more than a decade, a Soviet-era holiday has returned to the official calendar of a country that shuns its Soviet past. In many ways, ... Read more...

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