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Coolers, sheds, mangos…beating summer blues at Delhi Zoo


May 9th, 2012 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) The coolers are on as are the water sprinklers. Bread is off the menu and kheer, melon, cucumber and ayurvedic medicines have been brought in. ... Read more...

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Two arrested for planting bomb on Advani’s yatra route


November 1st, 2011 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 1 (IANS) Two people were arrested in Tamil Nadu's Madurai Tuesday for allegedly planting a pipe bomb under a bridge near Madurai where Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ... Read more...

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Fear grips Indian Bengali residents in Malaysia after arson attacks


March 24th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Mar.24 (ANI): Nearly 40 Bengali families of Indian origin in Rawang District of Malaysia are living in fear due to recent cases of arson attacks.The villagers, have been living there ... Read more...

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Uday Kiran’s Long Pending ‘Nuvvekkadunte Nenakkadunta’ Releasing Finally


January 11th, 2011 - 3:27 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
but its release remained pending for some time. Now, the film is finally releasing in this month.Uday, who started his career with Telugu film Chitram in 2000, made his Kollywood ... Read more...

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‘Nagaram Marupakkam’ - neat entertainer by Sundar (IANS Tamil Review)


November 20th, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S. Rajapur Film: "Nagaram Marupakkam"; Director: Sundar C; Cast: Sundar C, Anuya, Vadivelu, Srinivasan, Bose Venkat; Producer: Avni Cinemax; Music: Thaman; Rating: two and halfSundar C. returns to his original ... Read more...

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Sri Lankan Music Directors In Kollywood


August 16th, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 16, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): In the recent times, there has been arrival of a league of new and talented of music directors. Indeed, they have been making it bigger ... Read more...

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Three held with detonators in Tamil Nadu


June 21st, 2010 - 1:38 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 21 (IANS) Three people suspected to be supporters of the banned Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) were Sunday arrested with thousands of detonators in Tamil Nadu's Triuchirapalli district, 320 ... Read more...

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‘Nuvvekkadunte Nenakkadunta’ in final schedule


May 12th, 2010 - 2:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 12, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The final schedule of "Nuvvekkadunte Nenakkadunta' directed by Subha Selvam, presented by Udaykiran of UK Avenues and produced by D Kumar and Eswara Varaprasad is in ... Read more...

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Johnny to Act in Two Films


May 6th, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 6, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Leaping with laurels for his extraordinary performance in debut film "Renigunta', Johnny has now started shooting for couple of films at the same time. As known ... Read more...

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Johnny’s ‘18 Vayasu’ from January


December 10th, 2009 - 6:49 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
After making it big with "Renigunta', the same crew has teamed up for the next film '18 Vayasu'. Though filmmaker Panneer Selvam adds in haste that the film has no gory ... Read more...

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Grand opening for ‘Renigunta’


December 6th, 2009 - 3:32 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
After many obsessions, "Renigunta' had finally hit the screens. The producers are so elated that the film has won rave reviews and critical acclaims of the audience.It's worth mentioning that some ... Read more...

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‘A’ certificate for ‘Renigunta’


November 28th, 2009 - 6:02 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Censor Board officials have passed "A' certificate for debutant Johnny starrer "Renigunta'. The film is directed by Panneer Selvam and is produced by Film Fabricators Production.The film is based on young ... Read more...

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Renigunta postponed to December 4


November 25th, 2009 - 2:25 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Director Panneer Selvam's "Renigunta' was supposed to hit screens this Friday (November 27) but it has been postponed to first week of December for reasons unknown. According to sources, the film will ... Read more...

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‘Renigunta’ sold for Rs.6 Crores


November 13th, 2009 - 12:45 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Much alike "Subramaniapuram', here comes a new team on the rise with "Renigunta'. The film is produced by Mahendra Kumar Jain and is directed by Panneer Selvam. With the post production ... Read more...

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Udaykiran’s film is on sets


October 27th, 2009 - 9:11 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Lover boy Udaykiran, who was off the Telugu screen for the past some time, is again playing hero after a long gap for a movie being directed by Subha Selvam and ... Read more...

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Three Brit teens face jail for assault on Asian shopkeepers


October 24th, 2009 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct. 24 (ANI): Three teenage thugs face jail for launching two sickening racist attacks on Asian shopkeepers in Bristol, UK, in the space of just one hour.Twins Justin and Luke Lovedale, ... Read more...

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Media vs actors: Court asks police to reply by Oct 23


October 19th, 2009 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 19 (IANS) The Madras High Court Monday asked the Chennai police to file its report by Oct 23 while adjourning a case filed by Chennai Union of Journalists (CUJ) seeking ... Read more...

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Music Review: RENIGUNTA


October 10th, 2009 - 3:06 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
If you were all enthralled watching the magniloquent "City of God', here's a Desi version on it. "Renigunta' boast about 5 young ruffians, who after escaping from the Madurai Central Jail get ... Read more...

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Rambha in the remake of ‘When a stranger calls’


September 7th, 2009 - 3:24 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
These days, Kollywood seems to be much adhered to continuous remakes as the producers consider them as the safest bet. Now followed by Ninaithale Inikkum (remake of "Classmates'), Kamal Haasan starrer ... Read more...

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Madras High Court says tainted armymen can be tried in criminal courts


July 15th, 2009 - 8:04 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, July 15 (ANI): The armed forces personnel accused of committing murder, rape and other such crimes can be tried in a criminal court and not necessarily through court martial, the Madras ... Read more...

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Abraham qualifies for Athletics World Cup


May 14th, 2009 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 14 (IANS) Joseph Abraham enjoyed a fine outing as he not only qualified for the World championship in Berlin but also won the gold medal in the 400 metres hurdles ... Read more...

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Namitha’s birthday plans


May 7th, 2009 - 1:57 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Starting her career with Engal Anna opposite Vijaykanth, gorgeous Namitha has come a long way in her acting career. Through her journey, the voluptuous actress has earned such a huge popularity ... Read more...

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Commonwealth group calls for pardon for illegal Indians in Malaysia


January 15th, 2009 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Jan.15 (ANI): The Commonwealth International Peace Tribunal has urged Malaysia to pardon illegal Indian nationals. The Star and the Malaysia Nanban quoted its president Selvam Parimanan, who is visiting Malaysia, ... Read more...

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Three HINDRAF leaders quizzed by Malaysian police


October 15th, 2008 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Oct.15 (ANI): Three Hindu Rights Action Force (HINDRAF) leaders were questioned by police on Tuesday on the alleged "illegal assembly" at the Muslim ministers'' Hari Raya open house at ... Read more...

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HINDRAF leaders to report to police station over Raya incident


October 14th, 2008 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Petaling Jaya (Malaysia), Oct.14 (ANI): Four Hindu Rights Action Force (HINDRAF) leaders have been issued notices to turn up at the Dang Wangi district police station in Kuala Lumpur today in ... Read more...

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Clash between civilians, army averted in Tamil Nadu


August 19th, 2008 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Tiruchirappalli (Tamil Nadu), Aug 19 (IANS) Civil authorities intervened Tuesday to avert an ugly confrontation between defence personnel and locals over a dispute, the police said. Both sides have alleged wrongdoing on ... Read more...

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Lankan Tamil terrorist caught in Tamil Nadu


August 5th, 2008 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 5 (IANS) A Sri Lankan Tamil terrorist was arrested Tuesday with contraband mobile phones that are able to trigger explosions, an official said. The suspect, K. Selvam, was remanded in ... Read more...

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Man gets life for rape, murder of nine-year-old (Lead)


August 5th, 2008 - 1:40 am ICT by IANS
Madurai, Aug 4 (IANS) A court Monday sentenced a 26-year-old man to death for the rape and murder of a nine-year-old girl in this Tamil Nadu temple town. Judge R. Siddharthan said ... Read more...

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Court gives death for rape, murder of nine-year-old


August 4th, 2008 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Madurai (Tamil Nadu), Aug 4 (IANS) A court in Madurai Monday sentenced a 26-year-old man to death for raping and murdering a nine-year-old girl who sold flowers near a temple here. S. ... Read more...

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Now a temple for actress Namitha (Lead)


July 10th, 2008 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 10 (IANS) A temple dedicated to popular south Indian actress Namitha is being built in Tamil Nadu's Tirunelveli district and she is "thrilled and scared". "I am both thrilled and ... Read more...

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Now a temple for actress Namitha


July 10th, 2008 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 10 (IANS) A temple for popular South Indian actress Namitha is being constructed in Tirunelveli district, 600 km from here, but she is not so enamoured of the shrine. "I ... Read more...

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Malaysian Indian challenges dead half-brother’s conversion to Islam


June 26th, 2008 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, June 26 (IANS) A Malaysian Indian has challenged the conversion to Islam of his half-brother, who allegedly committed suicide earlier this week, claiming his body from hospital authorities for funeral ... Read more...

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New Malaysian Tamil faces in poll fray


February 16th, 2008 - 12:58 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, Feb 16 (IANS) New faces may dominate the list of candidates of the Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC) in the forthcoming elections. The MIC, that represents the two million-plus ethnic Indians ... Read more...

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