roller coaster ride

Aroon Raman could be India’s answer to Robert Ludlum


September 21st, 2012 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) He turned a family company into the world's largest transformer board manufacturer with a presence in 25 countries before divesting it to start a material ... Read more...

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It has been a roller-coaster ride, says Gagan Narang


August 8th, 2012 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Aug 8 (IANS) Olympic bronze medallist, shooter Gagan Narang said Wednesday his journey from the Beijing Games to the London Olympics had been a roller-coaster ride.The rifle-shooter failed to ... Read more...

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No competition from Sakshi, Ram: Sameer Kochhar (With Images)


August 1st, 2012 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) Sameer Kochar has walked into "Bade Achche Lagte Hain", which already has popular actors Ram Kapoor and Sakshi Tanwar in lead roles, and says he ... Read more...

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Rajat Gupta’s fall ‘from lofty board room to lowly jail cell’


June 16th, 2012 - 1:04 am ICT by IANS
New York, June 15 (IANS) The conviction Friday of the one-time poster boy of Indian business in America, Rajat Gupta, on charges of securities fraud marks yet another phase in ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

‘Ishaqzaade’ - love beyond boundaries in UP’s badlands (IANS Movie Review)


May 12th, 2012 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Ishaqzaade"; Cast: Parineeti Chopra, Arjun Kapoor; Writer-Director: Habib Faisal; Rating: ****What does one do when love strikes during times of war? And make no mistake. Elections time in a small ... Read more...

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It’s tough to make Raghavan happy: Saif


March 19th, 2012 - 2:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 19 (IANS) Actor-producer Saif Ali Khan says it isn't easy to please Sriram Raghavan, but he is glad the director is happy with their final product "Agent ... Read more...

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From same IIT Delhi room springs another writer


February 20th, 2012 - 10:12 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) It might just be haunted by the ghost of a writer! For, NB 24 at Kumaon Hostel of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) ... Read more...

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Cancer patients seek to reclaim life


January 2nd, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) It has been a year since Shalu left school, and all that the 13-year-old cancer patient can think about these days is going back and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Cancer survivors celebrate Christmas, life


December 22nd, 2011 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Magic show, stand-up comedy acts and gifts, it was the "best ever" party for 12-year-old Gurnoor Singh as he celebrated Christmas and life, ironically inside ... Read more...

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‘Pappu…’ a case of opposites attract (IANS Hindi Film Review)


December 16th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Pappu Can't Dance Saala", Cast: Vinay Pathak, Neha Dhupia, Rajat Kapoor; Director: Saurabh Shukla; Rating: **Made on a shoe-string budget, this film is a roller-coaster ride about ... Read more...

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Startled to see Sky projected so villainously: Pooja Bedi


November 27th, 2011 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) What is shown of "Big Boss 5" on TV is 45 minutes of structured editing, which results in some of the nicest people, including Akashdeep ... Read more...

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Saurabh Shukla’s next a commercial entertainer


November 1st, 2011 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) After making dark comedies and thrillers, Saurabh Shukla has directed "Pappu Can't Dance Saala", a mass commercial entertainer.The movie features actors Vinay Pathak, Neha Dhupia ... Read more...

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Nepal celebrates new year


October 27th, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Oct 27 (IANS) While other countries in South Asia celebrated Dipawali in various forms this week, Nepal ushered in its indigenous new year with gusto Thursday, ringing out the ... Read more...

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Unifying people an achievement: Bhushan


August 28th, 2011 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) Team Anna member Prashant Bhushan said Sunday that the biggest achievement of the anti-corruption movement was that it united people cutting across all divides."We ... Read more...

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‘Aarakshan’ about controversial reservation policies (IANS Preview)


August 8th, 2011 - 9:41 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) After exploring the dark underbelly of the political world, filmmaker Prakash Jha returns with yet another realistic film based on the sensitive issue of ... Read more...

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Corporates changed moviemaking in India: Subhash Ghai (Interview)


June 7th, 2011 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) Corporates have changed the economics of moviemaking, says veteran filmmaker Subhash Ghai who has been making films for 35 years. He believes star fees as ... Read more...

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Mamata: the single-woman army who crushed the mighty Left


May 13th, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 13 (IANS) There was a time when poverty forced her to become a milk vendor. That was the only way she could help her widowed mother bring ... Read more...

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India need to cover all bases against Pakistan


May 10th, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
Ipoh (Malaysia), May 10 (IANS) India will have to cover all their bases when they take on Asian Games champions Pakistan in the Azlan Shah Cup hockey tournament here Wednesday.Asked ... Read more...

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No lavish house for Lady Gaga


April 28th, 2011 - 5:03 am ICT by IANS
London, April 28 (IANS) Pop superstar Lady Gaga still lives in a studio apartment in New York because she refuses to pay out for a lavish home.The "Poker Face" hit maker ... Read more...

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New Zealand need to overcome inconsistency and injury


March 22nd, 2011 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 21 (IANS) New Zealand need to improve on consistency as they prepare to take on the might of South Africa in the cricket World Cup quarterfinal here ... Read more...

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England breath easy after making it to quarterfinal


March 19th, 2011 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) After their roller-coaster ride in the World Cup, England are finally breathing easy having secured a safe passage to quarterfinals, courtesy South Africa's big ... Read more...

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England face the heat in must-win game against West Indies (Preview)


March 16th, 2011 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 16 (IANS) The heat is on in more ways than one for England as they face the West Indies in a must-win World Cup Group B match here ... Read more...

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Dutchman Seelaar ecstatic at Tendulkar’s wicket


March 10th, 2011 - 1:03 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) Left-arm spinner Pieter Seelaar had his moment of glory during the Netherlands' World Cup contest against India here Wednesday. Seelaar out-thought batting maestro Sachin ... Read more...

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Language use can go on a roller-coaster ride during childhood


February 25th, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 25 (ANI): A North Carolina State University study has found that language use can go on a roller-coaster ride during childhood as kids adopt and abandon vernacular language patterns."We found ... Read more...

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Nicole Kidman ‘feels love’ for woman who carried her second child


February 21st, 2011 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb 21 (ANI): Nicole Kidman revealed that she feels love for the woman who carried her second child.After a "roller-coaster ride" with fertility problems, the Oscar-winning actress and her husband, ... Read more...

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Nagarjuna to open film school, but no Bollywood please


February 19th, 2011 - 10:49 am ICT by IANS
By Shilpa Raina New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) He has over two decades in the film industry and more than 70 movies to his credit, but southern superstar Nagarjuna is in no mood ... Read more...

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“Yeh Saali Zindagi” - roller-coaster ride not for the weak-hearted (IANS Film Review; Rating:*** 1/2)


February 5th, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Film: "Yeh Saali Zindagi"; Director: Sudhir Mishra; Cast: Irrfan Khan, Chitrangda Singh, Arunodoy Singh, Aditi Rao Hydari; Rating:*** 1/2To describe the roller-coaster ride that is "Yeh Saali Zindagi" ... Read more...

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Review Of ‘No Strings Attached’: A Frothy And Fun Filled Rom Com


January 21st, 2011 - 7:49 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Film: No Strings AttachedDirector: Ivan ReitmanCast: Natalie Portman, Ashton Kutcher, Greta Gerwig, Kevin Kline, Lake Bell, Olivia Thirlby, Cary Elwes, Chris Bridges, Jake Johnson, Mindy Kaling, Ophelia LovibondProducer: Ivan Reitman, ... Read more...

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Gambhir gets record $2.4mn; No takers for Ganguly, Lara, Swann (Night Lead)


January 8th, 2011 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 8 (IANS) In a roller-coaster ride of an Indian Premier League (IPL) auction here Saturday, Gautam Gambhir topped the list of moneybags with a record $2.4 million though unexpectedly ... Read more...

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Tendulkar, India broke new ground in international cricket (2010 in Retrospect)


December 29th, 2010 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
By Abhishek Roy New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) The inimitable Sachin Tendulkar broke new ground in international cricket while the Indian Test team stayed at the No. 1 spot in 2010 ... Read more...

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Sikh community portrayed as very regal, noble in movie ‘No Problem’: Kapoor


December 10th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
By Shaikh SharikMumbai, Dec.10 (ANI): Bollywood actor and producer Anil Kapoor said his upcoming comedy movie 'No Problem' portrays the Sikh community as regal and noble.Kapoor and actor Akshay Khanna interacted ... Read more...

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Adam Levine’s Girlfriend Becomes A Stunner At Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show


December 2nd, 2010 - 2:53 am ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Adam Levine's Girlfriend, Anne Vyalitsyna, seems to be on a roller coaster ride. Recently, she was one of the head turners at the Victoria's Secret Fashion ... Read more...

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Ranji Trophy: Tamil Nadu, Bengal in crucial tie


November 30th, 2010 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 30 (IANS) For more than one reason does Bengal welcome the return of Sourav Ganguly for the key game against Tamil Nadu in the Ranji Trophy Super League commencing at ... Read more...

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Results Are In on Jawbone DNA & Natalie Holloway


November 24th, 2010 - 12:16 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to FOX news, the results are in on the DNA testing which was being done in the Netherlands to determine whether or not a jawbone found ... Read more...

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Review 2: Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows -Part 1 (2010)


November 22nd, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 22, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): In 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 1', Harry faces new troubles; he must collect the Horcruxes that evil Lord Voldemort has left behind to vanquish ... Read more...

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