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India to help Jordan set up poll panel

March 19th, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) India, the world's largest democracy, has agreed to help Jordan set up an independent poll panel.This follows a request from Jordanian Prime Minister Awn Khasawneh ... Read more...

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Raju Narisetti named WSJ Digital Editor

January 22nd, 2012 - 3:03 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 21 (IANS) Noted Indian American journalist Raju Narisetti has been named the new managing editor of The Wall Street Journal's digital network.In his new job, Narisetti will have ... Read more...

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Mom bails out Shilpa’s Indo-Chinese film

August 12th, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 12 (IANS) Furious with the lack of funds, progress and initiative and determined to complete and release what she considers a remarkable work of cinema, Shilpa Shetty's ... Read more...

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Vettori bestowed with Queen’s honour

July 30th, 2011 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, July 30 (IANS) Left-arm spinner Daniel Vettori has been named an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit on the occasion of Queen's Birthday Honours ceremony in Auckland.Vettori, ... Read more...

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Banks need to support a vibrant, inclusive economy: President Patil

December 23rd, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Dec 23 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil on Thursday said banks will have to play a pivotal role in India's growth story, and added that the first priority for lenders should ... Read more...

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Mera item number great hai- Shamir Tandon!

February 11th, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Feb 11, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): After stupendous success of "Daata Sunle' from the much acknowledged movie "Jail', Shamir is now proving a point that work knows no bounds.With his upcoming films ... Read more...

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Aamir Khan seeks disabled-friendly infrastructure

January 20th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 20 (IANS) Bollywood star Aamir Khan, whose recent release "3 Idiots" takes a critical look at India's education system, feels that the infrastructure in the country should be remodelled ... Read more...

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A unique Urdu book, courtesy retired school teacher

November 3rd, 2009 - 9:19 am ICT by IANS
By Asit Srivastava Lucknow, Nov 3 (IANS) His Urdu poetry book is just 130 pages long, but Uttar Pradesh resident Waqarul Hasnain took more than a decade to write it. That's because his ... Read more...

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One Shining Moment 2009 shines again

April 7th, 2009 - 10:58 pm ICT by GD
One Shining Moment is the ideal anthem for college basketball embodying the cherished moments of basketball for the players and fans. It’s impossible to erase the three minute song from the hearts ... Read more...

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Be on ‘high alert’ in Kashmir: Home Minister (Lead)

March 18th, 2009 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 18 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Wednesday said security scenario had improved in Jammu and Kashmir, but cautioned the state government to be on "very high alert" in view ... Read more...

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Jharkhand governor’s ad blitz irks BJP

February 25th, 2009 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Feb 25 (IANS) A number of advertisements in TV channels here highlighting the Jharkhand governor's "good work" since the state came under president's rule Jan 19 has irked the Bharatiya Janata ... Read more...

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Degas Little Dancer expected to fetch PS12m at auction

January 7th, 2009 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 7 (ANI): A bronze sculpture of a young ballet dancer created by renowned French artist Degas is set to go under the hammer, and is expected to fetch up ... Read more...

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West Bengals sex workers remarkable fight against HIV

December 30th, 2007 - 7:46 pm ICT by admin
By Soma MitraKolkata, Dec 30 (ANI): Sex workers of Sonagchi, the single largest brothel in India, are doing a remarkable work in prevention of HIV infection and human trafficking by organizing camps ... Read more...

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