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Mamata gets brickbats and bouquets on her Facebook debut


June 18th, 2012 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 18 (IANS) Two days after making her debut on Facebook in a bid to garner support for A.P.J. Abdul Kalam's candidature for the presidency, West ... Read more...

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Mamata gets brickbats and bouquets on her Facebook debut


June 18th, 2012 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 18 (IANS) Two days after making her debut on Facebook in a bid to garner support for A.P.J. Abdul Kalam's candidature for the presidency, West ... Read more...

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Kidnapped girl freed in Bengal, abductor held


May 14th, 2012 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 14 (IANS) A female college student who was allegedly kidnapped from West Bengal's North 24 Parganas Friday was rescued and her abductor arrested Monday, police said."We have arrested ... Read more...

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Champions Dempo aim to end I-League on high note


May 4th, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 4 (IANS) Already assured the I-League football title, champions Dempo face Prayag United in the last round here Saturday at the Salt Lake Stadium and aim to end ... Read more...

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I-League: Lajong take on Prayag United


April 14th, 2012 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, April 14 (IANS) Under pressure from their loyal fans, Shillong Lajong FC will host Prayag United SC in a 25th round I-League encounter at JN Sports Complex here Sunday.Lajong ... Read more...

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I-League: Air India take on Prayag United


April 10th, 2012 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, April 10 (IANS) Air India who are fighting for ninth place with Shillong Lajong, will face Prayag United in the 24th round I-League encounter at the Balewadi Sports Complex ... Read more...

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I-League: Prayag look to avenging defeat


March 23rd, 2012 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 23 (IANS) Prayag United will kick-start the I-League campaign after almost a month's break when they host Mumbai FC at the Yuba Bharati Krinangan Saturday looking to avenge ... Read more...

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Rushdie show: Chronicle of a gag foretold


January 25th, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 25 (IANS) It was Tuesday, another sunny winter morning in Jaipur. Sanjoy Roy, an organiser of the Jaipur Literature Festival, came to a terrace of the sprawling Diggi ... Read more...

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‘Black farce’ says Rushdie as shut out of Jaipur even via videolink (Intro Roundup)


January 25th, 2012 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 24 (IANS) Twenty-four years after "The Satanic Verses" was banned, its India-born author Salman Rushdie was again under attack Tuesday and forced to cancel his address via videolink ... Read more...

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Rushdie shut out of Jaipur, even via videolink (Roundup)


January 24th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 24 (IANS) Twenty-four years after his book "The Satanic Verses" was banned, India-born Salman Rushdie was again under attack Tuesday and forced to cancel his address via videolink ... Read more...

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Rushdie’s address called off amid security threat (Second Lead)


January 24th, 2012 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 24 (IANS) Hours of suspense climaxed Tuesday when a much awaited video address by author Salman Rushdie at the Jaipur Literature Festival was called off following protests by ... Read more...

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Fresh shadow on Rushdie’s address after protests (Second Lead)


January 24th, 2012 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 24 (IANS) The flip-flop continues. A much awaited video address by controversial author Salman Rushdie at the Jaipur Literature Festival Tuesday afternoon came under a cloud again following ... Read more...

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Rushdie to address lit fest after all(Lead)


January 24th, 2012 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 24 (IANS) Controversial author Salman Rushdie is all set to address the Jaipur Literature Festival via videolink Tuesday afternoon, with festival organiser Sanjoy Roy saying the issue had ... Read more...

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Rushdie to address lit fest via videolink


January 24th, 2012 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 24 (IANS) Salman Rushdie would be addressing the Jaipur Literature Festival via videolink Tuesday afternoon, festival organiser Sanjoy Roy announced as speculation swirled on whether the controversial author ... Read more...

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Complaints against four authors for ‘The Satanic Verses’ reading


January 23rd, 2012 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 23 (IANS) Muslim groups have filed six complaints in courts in Jaipur and Ajmer against four authors -- Hari Kunzru, Amitava Kumar, Ruchir Joshi and Jeet Thayil ... Read more...

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Uncertainty looms over Rushdie’s video address (Lead)


January 23rd, 2012 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur/New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) The much-touted video address by Salman Rushdie on the concluding day of the Jaipur Literary Festival Tuesday hangs in the balance as the Rajasthan ... Read more...

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Rushdie likely to address Jaipur fest via video (Lead)


January 23rd, 2012 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 23 (IANS) "The Satanic Verses" author Salman Rushdie is likely to address the Jaipur Literature Festival via video link Tuesday, the organisers said, days after he cancelled his ... Read more...

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Prayag United play goalless draw against HAL


January 14th, 2012 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 14 (IANS) Prayag United were held to a goalless draw at home against HAL Bangalore at the Yuba Bharati Krinangan here Saturday. The draw has put a dent ... Read more...

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Trinamool members, others held for assault on principal (Lead)


January 6th, 2012 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 6 (IANS) Thirteen people, most of them from the ruling Trinamool Congress, were arrested from the Raiganj area of West Bengal's North Dinajpur district Friday for the ... Read more...

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13 Trinamool students held for assault on principal


January 6th, 2012 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 6 (IANS) Thirteen people were arrested from the Raiganj area of West Bengal's North Dinajpur district Friday in connection with the assault a day earlier on the principal ... Read more...

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Kashmir’s first national literature festival put off


August 29th, 2011 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) Harud, the first-ever national literature festival in Kashmir, has been postponed over a controversy between the organisers and a section of Kashmiri intelligentsia which ... Read more...

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Experts call for balance in Anna protest coverage


August 21st, 2011 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) Amid increasing debate on the role of the media in covering Anna Hazare's anti-corruption protest, experts have stressed the need for more balance and ... Read more...

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Kashmir to usher autumn with literature fest


August 3rd, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) A resurgent Jammu and Kashmir will welcome autumn with literature, debates, discussions and book readings at a unique literature festival, "Harud: The Autumn Literature Festival", ... Read more...

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LG expects Rs 860-870 crore business from IT products


June 18th, 2011 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jun 17 (IANS) LG Electronics India is expecting to do a business of Rs.860 crore to Rs.870 crore in IT product segment during 2011, a top company executive said ... Read more...

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Bodies of Arunachal CM Khandu, 4 others taken to Tawang


May 5th, 2011 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
Itanagar, May 5 (ANI): The Army on Thursday brought the bodies of Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu and four others from Keyla, where the helicopter with five on board crashed.All ... Read more...

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Massive search operation to locate Arunachal Pradesh CM


April 30th, 2011 - 9:26 pm ICT by ANI
Itanagar, Apr 30(ANI): The Air Force, the Army and the paramilitary will launch a massive search operation to locate missing Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu.A Pawan Hans Helicopter flying from Tawang ... Read more...

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Pawan Hans to deploy two new choppers for Arunachal Pradesh


April 29th, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by ANI
By Pradeep KumarItanagar, Apr 29(ANI): Pawan Hans Helicopter Services Limited (PHHL) Executive Director Sanjeev Bahl on Friday said that the company would deploy two new MI-172 helicopters in Arunachal Pradesh in December.Four ... Read more...

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Arunachal MP welcomes setting up of committee to probe Tawang crash


April 24th, 2011 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghNew Delhi, Apr 24 (ANI): Member of Parliament from Arunachal Pradesh Takam Sanjoy on Sunday welcomed setting up of an inquiry committee to investigate the circumstances that led to ... Read more...

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Arunachal MP puts Pawan Hans in dock, blames poor upkeep for crash


April 21st, 2011 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghNew Delhi, Apr 21 (ANI): Member of Parliament Takam Sanjoy today raised a question mark over the credibility of Pawan Hans Helicopters after a 24-seater MI 172 chopper operated ... Read more...

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Deepti Naval turns Bengali film into Hindi


March 26th, 2011 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 26 (IANS) Deepti Naval has just created history. She managed to turn a Bengali film into Hindi!Bengali director Sanjoy Nag, who has completed "Memories In March" featuring Deepti ... Read more...

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Indian lawmaker says strategic Arunachal deserves Delhi sops


March 13th, 2011 - 11:58 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 13 (ANI): Rebuffing China's repeated claim on Arunachal Pradesh's territory, Indian lawmaker Takam Sanjoy said that the state is integral and inalienable part of the country, and has a ... Read more...

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More Indian voices at Jaipur lit fest next year


February 3rd, 2011 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
By Mohita Nagpal New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) Over 60,000 visitors, 225 speakers, 140 sessions, four halls, over 9,000 books sold...the show is barely over at the sixth Jaipur Literature Festival and plans ... Read more...

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Even a year later, Jyoti Basu inspires body donations


January 16th, 2011 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
By Pradipta Tapadar Kolkata, Jan 16 (IANS) It could well be that Marxist patriarch Jyoti Basu took the decision to pledge his body for medical research in his customary matter-of-fact manner, with ... Read more...

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China provokes India again, issues stapled visa to Arunachal sportsmen


January 12th, 2011 - 7:22 pm ICT by ANI
Itanagar, Jan 12: Despite strong protest by India against stapled visas issued to the people of Jammu and Kashmir, China has expanded its stapled visa regime to Arunachal Pradesh.It has issued ... Read more...

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Rustic Punjabi flavour dominates ‘Yamla Pagla Deewana’ music (IANS Music Review)


December 16th, 2010 - 9:46 am ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher Film: "Yamla Pagla Deewana"; Music Directors: RDB, Nouman Javaid, Anu Malek, Sandesh Shandilya, Rahul Seth and Sanjoy Chowdhar; Lyricist: Anand Bakshi, RDB, Rahul Seth, Nouman Javaid, Anu Malek, Irshad Kamil ... Read more...

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