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Don’t insult religion, says Pakistani PM


September 21st, 2012 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 21 (IANS) Pakistani Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf Friday said freedom of expression could not be an excuse for insulting religious beliefs and inciting hatred.Speaking at an official ... Read more...

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A.K Hangal’s performance unmatched: Gowarikar


August 26th, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 26 (IANS) Filmmaker Ashutosh Gowarikar, who worked with A.K. Hangal in the 2001 film "Lagaan", says that he will always be remembered for his "unmatched performance" and ... Read more...

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Kashmir shrine gutted, Holy relic safe (Second Lead)


June 25th, 2012 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 25 (IANS) The Peer Dastgeer Sahib shrine here was gutted Monday but the holy relic of the 11th century Muslim saint is safe, an official said."The holy relic ... Read more...

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Shrine blaze triggers tension in Srinagar (Lead)


June 25th, 2012 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 25 (IANS) Tension gripped this Jammu and Kashmir summer capital Monday following a blaze that gutted the revered Peer Dastageer Sahib shrine, police said.Stone pelting mobs clashed with ... Read more...

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Historical Srinagar shrine gutted in blaze


June 25th, 2012 - 9:25 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 25 (IANS) Historical Peer Dastgeer Sahib shrine in summer capital Srinagar was gutted in a blaze here Monday morning although the authorities said all the relics of the ... Read more...

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Among colleagues, Indian Army chief’s popularity intact


April 15th, 2012 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) The better part of Indian Army chief Gen. V.K. Singh's over two-year tenure may have been marked by controversies ranging from his age records ... Read more...

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‘Vishnu’ is just an ordinary flick (Kannada Movie Review)


December 18th, 2011 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Vishnu"; Cast: Abhijit, Catherine, Poonam, Geetha, Sharath Lohitashwa, Ashish Vidyarthi, Manoj; Producer: Rohini Abhijit and Abhijit; Story, Screenplay, Direction: Abhijit; Music: M.N. Krupakar; Cinematography: Manohar; Rating: **It is another ... Read more...

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Single ad for Sardar Patel, dozens on Indira: BJP


November 1st, 2011 - 12:56 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday lambasted the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government for "belittling" the contribution of India's first home minister Sardar Vallabhbhai ... Read more...

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Mayawati dedicates 484 welfare schemes to Kanshi Ram


October 9th, 2011 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 9 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Sunday launched 484 development and welfare schemes, involving an expenditure of Rs.6,035 crore, to mark the fifth death anniversary of ... 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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Navratri begins with fervour in Uttar Pradesh


September 28th, 2011 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 28 (IANS) Amidst vedic chants and religious hymns, devotees here in Uttar Pradesh thronged the temples as Navratri - the nine-day festival dedicated to Goddess Durga - began ... Read more...

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‘Rockstar’ team rocks at Nizamuddin dargah


September 20th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) "Rockstar" team - actor Ranbir Kapoor and director Imtiaz Ali - visited the Hazrat Nizamuddin dargah here to seek the blessings of the 13th ... Read more...

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Iran to hold film festival on bread


August 14th, 2011 - 10:22 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Aug 14 (IANS) Iran will soon organise for the first time a film festival on the theme of significance of bread in Iranian society, the Mehr news agency reported.The ... Read more...

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Hanuman idol perched atop pole in Trinidad and Tobago


February 8th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Paras Ramoutar Port-of-Spain, Feb 8 (IANS) A massive idol of Lord Hanuman perched atop a pole has been unveiled in Trinidad and Tobago.The idol was unveiled by Minister of Education Tim Gopeesingh ... Read more...

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German animal trainer under fire over dog’s ‘Heil Hitler!’ salute


February 1st, 2011 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 1 (ANI): An animal trainer for German television and movie productions has been slammed for teaching a dog called Goldie to give the 'Heil Hitler!' salute.Goldie raises her right paw ... Read more...

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Temple Trusts In Maharashtra Plan Shows To Articulate Reverence For Classical Music’s …


January 28th, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Subhash Mayekar, who is associated with the venerated Siddhivinayak temple, has voiced that, aside from the organization of numerous shows, the temple also intends to vend audio cassettes as ... Read more...

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Prove respect for parents for promotion in China county


January 19th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 19 (IANS) Officials in a county in China's Hebei province have now to prove that they have respect for their parents and in-laws in order to get promotion. Eleven officials ... Read more...

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Rachel McAdams Skipped School In Order To Satisfy Her Addiction To Daytime TV


January 17th, 2011 - 10:03 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 17, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): 32-year-old Rachel McAdams, the respected actress of ‘Morning Glory’ (MG), had apparently skipped school to view daytime TV. McAdams has asserted that she never attempted ... Read more...

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Adivasis: Pawns in Development?


January 15th, 2011 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
By Aloka KujurRanchi, Jan 15 (ANI): Down the ages, the adivasi community, which inhabits what is presently Jharkhand, have lived their lives closely connected with the land, mostly the forests that both ... Read more...

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The Green Hornet: $120 Million Budget Overwhelmed Seth Rogen


January 10th, 2011 - 7:43 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
“insane”. Rogen who has been part of low-budget films, mainly in the comic genre is quite overwhelmed by this new exorbitant budget with which he worked for the film.  As ... Read more...

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Big B admires ‘disciplined’ southern film industry


January 9th, 2011 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who recently did a cameo in actor Mohanlal's Malayalam film "Kandahar", says he admires the discipline in southern cinema."They may be ... Read more...

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14-Year-Old Girl Shopped By Her Mother To The Police After She Appallingly Vandalizes A War Memorial


November 17th, 2010 - 11:12 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 17, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A 14-year-old girl in Wolverhampton has confessed in the city’s courthouse that she had perpetrated the offence of spraying bawdy pink graffiti on a war ... Read more...

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Philadelphia Eagles Vs Washington Redskins Match Was In Favor Of The Former


November 16th, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Philadelphia Eagles Vs Washington Redskins match took place yesterday at 8:30 pm ET, at the FedEx Field in Landover, Maryland. The match was quite an ... Read more...

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We’re facing cultural aggression from TV: Amjad Ali Khan


October 19th, 2010 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Oct 19 (IANS) Artists struggle everywhere, but in India classical music is facing cultural aggression from television channels and other mediums, says sarod maestro Ustad Amjad Ali Khan ... Read more...

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Divine battle in Kullu Dussehra has chief minister stepping in


October 16th, 2010 - 11:52 am ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Kullu (Himachal Pradesh), Oct 16 (IANS) It is a divine battle that has been going on for decades, involving the followers of two rival deities of Kullu Valley. This time ... Read more...

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John Lennon’s Birthday Gives Birth To A Global Anthem


October 9th, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It is John Lennon's Birthday today. "Imagine" had he been alive, the late singer would have been turned 70 year old today. All the fans, from ... Read more...

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Mumbai remembers Mahatma


October 2nd, 2010 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 2 (IANS) Thousands of students and various organisations across Mumbai Saturday remembered Mahatma Gandhi on his 141st birth anniversary.More than 500 students from 70 colleges of the University of Mumbai ... Read more...

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Mahatma Gandhi inspired millions to unite for cause of freedom, independence: President Patil


October 1st, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 1 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil on Friday greeting the people of the country on the eve of Gandhi Jayanti said Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi inspired millions ... Read more...

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Ayodhya judgment: Flawed, but it has its positive sides (Comment)


October 1st, 2010 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Amulya Ganguli Notwithstanding several flaws, the judgment of the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court on the six-decade-old Ayodhya dispute does have a positive side.But, first, the defects. A major ... Read more...

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Mock proceedings in parliament; Lalu, Mulayam elected ‘PM’


August 21st, 2010 - 12:30 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) It was a mock session in which Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Gopinath Munde became "speaker" and Rashtriya Janata Dal leader Lalu Prasad and Samajwadi Party ... Read more...

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Governor Sankaranarayanan bats for new airport in Mumbai


July 29th, 2010 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 29 (IANS) Maharashtra Governor K. Sankaranarayanan Thursday expressed a strong need for a new airport in Mumbai contending that a balance has to be maintained between the "concerns of environment ... Read more...

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Pope declares ’sin within the church’ to be biggest threat to Catholic Church


May 12th, 2010 - 9:33 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 12, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Pope Benedict XVI has declared that the sexual maltreatment meted out to children by the pedophile priests within the church was the biggest ... Read more...

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Tarantino sued over Kill Bill


March 13th, 2010 - 10:04 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
Mar 13 (Pen Men at Work): A director manufactures a triumphant film on account of enormous dedication and devotion. But what has become pretty common is that some person enters ... Read more...

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Tantra now used in dating


November 30th, 2009 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Nov 30 (ANI): Tantra is now reportedly being used in dating in Europe.Tantra is said to be an activity in such dating where each session is guided by a tantric ... Read more...

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Former Navy officer builds a replica of Taj Mahal in Kerala


November 16th, 2009 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
Kochi (Kerala), Nov 16 (ANI): A 58-year-old ex- naval officer has built a replica of the Taj Mahal here to pay reverence to the war heroes, freedom fighters and the victims of ... Read more...

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