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‘Total Recall’ - decent re-imagination, but falls short (IANS Movie Review)


August 4th, 2012 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Total Recall"; Actors: Colin Farrell, Kate Bekinsale, Jessica Biel; Director: Len Wiseman; Rating: ***1/2Before there ever was a Jason Bourne, or even a Neo ("Matrix"), there was the super-spy ... Read more...

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Norway judge dismissed over call to execute killer


April 18th, 2012 - 10:18 am ICT by IANS
Oslo, April 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A judge in the trial of Norwegian mass killer Anders Breivik was dismissed for his online comment that the anti-Muslim extremist who murdered 77 ... Read more...

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Anoushka to play for memorial to legendary spy


November 7th, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 7 (IANS) Indian sitarist Anoushka Shankar will play at a special concert in the British House of Commons next month to raise funds for a memorial to legendary ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Members of anti-Soviet resistance group found in Estonian mass grave


August 26th, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by BNO News
TALLINN (BNO NEWS) -- The bodies of ten men have been found in a mass grave in southern Estonia, local media reported on Friday, and officials believe they were members of the ... Read more...

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Nepal to look for uranium near Tibet border


August 4th, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 4 (IANS) Nepal is gearing up to explore for uranium mines in its remote mountainous north, adjoining the border with Tibet, more than two decades after preliminary studies ... Read more...

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Tibetan origin woman held for trying to get fake Nepali passport


August 1st, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 1 (IANS) A 22-year-old woman of Tibetan origin, suspected to be a refugee living in Bangalore, has been arrested after she tried to obtain a fake Nepali passport.Police ... Read more...

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Nepal cracks down on Tibet war veterans welfare group


February 17th, 2011 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Feb 17 (IANS) The Nepal police has cracked down on an organisation looking after Tibetan resistance fighters, who fought a long guerrilla war against the Chinese invasion and annexation ... Read more...

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‘Nazi princess’ daughter of SS head still the heroine of shadowy Nazi group


December 2nd, 2010 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 2 (ANI): Stille Hilfe or Silent Aid - the world's only support group for mass murderers - has 25 to 40 members including Gudrun Burwitz, the daughter of Heinrich Himmler, ... Read more...

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US pays tribute to Dalai Lama’s warriors


September 16th, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Sep 16 (IANS) Hundreds of Tibetan warriors who doggedly fought a 15-year guerrilla war against the Chinese invasion and annexation of Tibet after being trained and armed by ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Most wanted Nazi fugitive hiding in Germany


July 6th, 2010 - 10:14 am ICT by IANS
London, July 6 (IANS) A member of German dictator Adolf Hitler's Nazi party who escaped from a Holland prison after being convicted of mass murder in 1947 has been hiding in Germany, ... Read more...

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‘Daybreakers’ not just another vampire movie(IANS Film Review, Rating: ***1/2)


May 29th, 2010 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Satyen K. Bordoloi Film: "Daybreakers"; Director: Michael Spierig, Peter Spierig; Cast: Ethan Hawke, Willem Dafoe, Claudia Karvan, Sam Neill; Rating: ***1/2What is it being human? Is it only about having the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Mass graves of Nazi victims found in Austria


March 13th, 2010 - 4:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 13 (ANI): Reports indicate that at least two mass graves containing dozens of people killed by the Nazis have been found on property used by the Austrian army.According to a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Nazi-era mass grave found at Austrian army base


March 10th, 2010 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna, March 10 (DPA) Excavations at a newly identified Nazi-era mass grave are set to start soon at an Austrian army base, Defence Minister said Wednesday. Historians have concluded that some 80 Hungarian ... Read more...

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Obama urged to lead world on Tibet rights


March 10th, 2009 - 2:15 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 10 (DPA) With Tibetan national and US flags rippling in heavy winds, "Free Tibet" activists rallied Monday outside the White House to pressure President Barack Obama to take up the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Churchills secret army


January 11th, 2009 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 11 (ANI): Winston Churchill ordered recruitment of ordinary people from all walks of life, including clergymen, farmers and housewives, with one mission: to sabotage and kill the Nazis if ... Read more...

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Sculptor’s ‘remembrance stones’ a big hit in Germany


April 8th, 2008 - 9:20 am ICT by admin
By Clive Freeman Berlin, April 8 (DPA) Sculptor Gunter Demnig faced a wall of silence whenever he asked his father about his experiences as a soldier fighting for the German army in World ... Read more...

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