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I like trendsetting themes: Kunal Kohli (Movie Snippets)

May 16th, 2012 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 16 (IANS) Filmmaker Kunal Kohli says he likes to set trends, rather than following them. After "Hum Tum", a love story spread over a decade, he is ... Read more...

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Heavy snowfall in Kashmir, avalanche warning issued (With Images)

January 15th, 2012 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 15 (IANS) Heavy snowfall lashed the Kashmir Valley Sunday and the Srinagar-Jammu highway was closed for traffic to prevent accidents. The authorities have issued an avalanche warning for ... Read more...

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Will announce my innocence from roof tops: Soumitra Sen

August 17th, 2011 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) Calcutta High Court judge Soumitra Sen, facing impeachment proceedings in the Rajya Sabha for alleged financial irregularities, Wednesday made a powerful presentation claiming he ... Read more...

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Strict vigil in capital on I-Day

August 15th, 2011 - 11:52 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) Amidst impregnable security, the 65th Independence Day was celebrated in the capital Monday with no untoward incident reported.In the wake of last month's triple ... Read more...

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CIA team searches Osama’s Pakistan mansion

May 28th, 2011 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 28 (IANS) A team of officials from US spy agency CIA flew to Abbottabad near the Pakistani capital and searched the mansion where Al Qaeda chief Osama bin ... Read more...

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Thunderstorm leaves trail of destruction in Taj city

May 22nd, 2011 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, May 22 (IANS) A night of thunder, lightning and rain left behind a trail of destruction in the Taj city Sunday, with power disrupted, trees uprooted and rooftops and ... Read more...

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Mike Tyson Feels Ridiculous, Yet Loves The Pigeon

January 25th, 2011 - 12:33 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Did you know that the first time Mike Tyson gave sounding punch to a guy, it was due to a pigeon, at the age of ten? The man who’s been ... Read more...

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Gulshan Grover: Premature Info On ‘The Driver’ Upsets Director Bill Duke

January 14th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The original bad man of Bollywood is having his cake and eating it too!Well, after reports about the Hollywood film makers of The Driver and the leading lady of the film ... Read more...

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Yaum-e-Ashoora observed in Hyderabad with procession

December 17th, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 17 (IANS) Muslims Friday observed Yaum-e-Ashoora or the 10th day of the Muslim month of Moharrum remembering the martyrdom of Imam Hussain, the grandson of Prophet Mohammed, and his followers ... Read more...

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Abhi-Ash Reveal Secrets In The Opening Episode Of ‘Koffee With Karan’ Season 3

November 9th, 2010 - 12:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 9, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan is one star couple indeed. There is nothing to combat that statement. This is one couple that really doesn’t need ... Read more...

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Jamia submits report on Gurgaon rainwater harvesting

October 11th, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) The Jamia Millia Islamia University Monday submitted a draft master plan on feasibility of rainwater harvesting for Gurgaon.According to a press statement, the university has submitted a ... Read more...

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Jolie, Pitt dazzle at ‘Salt’ premiere

July 20th, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt dazzled at the premiere of "Salt" that sees the former playing a sleeper spy. The 35-year-old actress was snapped sporting a sequined Emporio ... Read more...

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Beijing buildings prone to lightning strikes in summer

July 16th, 2010 - 10:24 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 16 (IANS) Over 20,000 lightning strikes hit Beijing every year, but the majority of buildings in the Chinese capital are not properly protected from lightning. There is an average of two ... Read more...

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Friendly fight, flower shower - it’s Lathmar Holi

February 24th, 2010 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Brij Khandelwal Barsana (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 24 (IANS) Barsana, the birthplace of Lord Krishna's consort Radha, has kept its date with the famous Lathmar Holi, with thousands of pilgrims - among them ... Read more...

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‘Road To Sangam’ a rare passionate paean to patriotism (IANS Movie Review)

January 29th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Film: "Road To Sangam"; Cast: Paresh Rawal, Om Puri, Pavan Malhotra, Javed Shaikh; Writer-Director: Amit Rai; Rating: ***This is a small, tender idea, executed with a certain amount of ... Read more...

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Bangladesh PM prays at Ajmer shrine

January 13th, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 13 (IANS) Amid tight security, Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Wednesday offered prayers at Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti's shrine in Ajmer. "She along with 17 members of her delegation arrived at ... Read more...

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Rachel Uchitel now says that she lied to save Tiger Woods

December 3rd, 2009 - 7:30 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Dec 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After denying her affair from the roof-tops, and saying that she met Tiger Woods only in her professional capacity, reports that Rachel Uchitel ... Read more...

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Three Andhra towns, 200 villages still under flood waters

October 4th, 2009 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 4 (IANS) The flood situation in Andhra Pradesh continued to be grim Sunday as three towns and over 200 villages in the worst-hit districts remained under water. Though the inflows into ... Read more...

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Andhra flood situation stays grim

October 3rd, 2009 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 3 (IANS) The flood situation in Andhra Pradesh Saturday continued to be alarming with Kurnool town facing threat of complete submergence while Vijayawada city is also in danger of inundation ... Read more...

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Heavy rains lash Hyderabad, inundate low-lying areas

August 20th, 2009 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 20 (IANS) Heavy rains lashed this Andhra Pradesh capital Thursday, inundating low-lying areas and throwing normal life out of gear. The rains, which began in the early hours, caused severe inconvenience ... Read more...

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Abhishek Bachchan ready to scream from rooftops to promote Delhi 6

February 21st, 2009 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 21 (ANI): Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan is promoting his new flick Delhi 6, and is so excited that he wants to scream from the roof tops and ask people ... Read more...

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Shutdown in Hyderabad to mark Babri demolition anniversary

December 6th, 2008 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 6 (IANS) Shops and educational institutions were shut and roads wore a deserted look Saturday in the old city of Hyderabad as a day-long shutdown was observed amid tight security ... Read more...

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Indian American helps design cheaper, better solar cells

September 15th, 2008 - 10:58 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 15 (IANS) An Indian-American researcher is working with a team of Utah University engineers to design cheaper, lighter and better solar cells. Dinesh Rakhwal, doctoral student in mechanical engineering, said: ... Read more...

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12 arrested for inciting riots in Agra (Lead)

September 10th, 2008 - 1:44 am ICT by IANS
Agra, Sep 10 (IANS) A dozen people were arrested for inciting riots as tension continued to prevail in the Mantola area of the city Tuesday following communal clashes Monday night, police said.Additional ... Read more...

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Rains hamper rescue in flooded Bihar, situation worsens

August 29th, 2008 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Saharsa (Bihar), Aug 29 (IANS) Heavy rains disrupted rescue and relief operations in flood-ravaged Bihar for the second consecutive day Friday, adding to the misery of hundreds of thousands of people whose ... Read more...

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Five killed in Jammu gunbattle, four hostages rescued (Second Lead)

August 27th, 2008 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Aug 27 (IANS) Security forces rescued three children and a woman, who were held hostage during a gunbattle in which three civilians, an army officer and a guerrilla were killed Wednesday ... Read more...

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Flooded Kosi affects one million people in Bihar

August 26th, 2008 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
Madhepura (Bihar), Aug 26 (ANI): The swollen Kosi River breaking its embankments and changing course has ravaged many villages on its way to join the river Ganges affecting over a million ... Read more...

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A disaster waiting to happen at Sivakasi

August 24th, 2008 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Sivakasi (Tamil Nadu), Aug 24 (IANS) A disaster might be just waiting to happen in this town, which is considered the fireworks capital of India. Firecrackers are being illegally manufactured in houses ... Read more...

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‘Green’ roofs differ in capacity to cool interiors

August 14th, 2008 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 14 (IANS) Increased awareness of water and energy conservation has necessitated interest in vegetated roofs; but not all of them have the same capacity of cooling interiors or garnering rainwater, ... Read more...

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Arson, violence mark shutdown in Madhya Pradesh

July 3rd, 2008 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, July 3 (IANS) Minor clashes and burning of a few vehicles here Thursday marked the shutdown called by the state's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and its ally Vishwa Hindu Parishad ... Read more...

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People in flood-hit Orissa forced to live in open (Lead)

June 20th, 2008 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Balasore/Bhubaneswar, June 20 (IANS) Thousands of people, including women and children, have been forced to live on roof-tops, trees and the national highway, days after devastating floods triggered by heavy rains have ... Read more...

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Orissa sounds alert, army called out in flood-hit Assam district

June 17th, 2008 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati, June 17 (ANI): An alert was sounded in coastal Orissa as incessant rains due to deep depression over northwest Bay of Bengal, about 250 km from Balasore coast, claimed one ... Read more...

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Gods in Puri given sandalwood bath

May 15th, 2008 - 4:21 pm ICT by admin
By Sarda Lahangir Puri, May 15 (ANI): Devotees in Puri were a busy lot. They bathed the idols of Puri gods with 'Chandan' (sandalwood paste) to relieve them from the scorching summer ... Read more...

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