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Don’t rename Chandni Chowk, MCD told (Lead)


January 5th, 2012 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) Delhi's Chandni Chowk cannot be renamed by the civic body, the Delhi government declared Thursday, following a proposal to rename the area after cricket ... Read more...

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Civic body can’t rename Chandni Chowk: Delhi government


January 5th, 2012 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) The iconic Chandni Chowk in the national capital's old quarters cannot be renamed by the city's civic body, the Delhi government said Thursday in ... Read more...

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Four generations a facet of contemporary Indian art: Gulammohammed Sheikh (Interview)


October 18th, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) An interesting aspect of contemporary Indian art is the presence of four generations of artists-like a large family, says renowned painter and scholar Gulammohammed Sheikh, ... Read more...

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Audrina Patridge prefers living in Britain


July 8th, 2011 - 6:20 am ICT by IANS
London, July 8 (IANS) "The Hills" star Audrina Patridge prefers Britain to Los Angeles as the country is friendly, carefree and non-judgmental."Britain is so cool, you have such a good ... Read more...

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Not knowing history, recreating it at Red Fort


May 9th, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) For over 60 artisans employed by the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) to restore the monuments inside the Red Fort in the national capital to ... Read more...

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Wen to visit Delhi this year as India, China strive for harmony (Roundup)


October 29th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Hanoi, Oct 29 (IANS) China reached out to India Friday amid continuing undercurrents of tension, with Premier Wen Jiabao telling Prime Minister Manmohan Singh at the outset of their ... Read more...

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Chinese PM says he will visit India this year (Lead)


October 29th, 2010 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Hanoi, Oct 29 (IANS) Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao said he would be visiting India this year in his opening remarks ahead of his meeting with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh ... Read more...

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Wen to visit India, PM `delighted’


October 29th, 2010 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Hanoi, Oct 29 (IANS) Chinese premier Wen Jiabao said he would be visiting India this year in his opening remarks ahead of his meeting with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh ... Read more...

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Buddhadeb scoffs at Mamata’s claim of advancing polls


May 16th, 2010 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 16 (IANS) Scoffing at Trinamool Congress leader Mamata Banerjee's claim that the West Bengal assembly polls would be advanced to October, Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee Sunday said only the ... Read more...

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McCartney to embark on solo Britain tour


March 3rd, 2010 - 1:52 am ICT by IANS
London, March 3 (IANS) Beatle legend Sir Paul McCartney is set to embark on a solo British stadium tour. McCartney has announced details of five shows to take place this summer around ... Read more...

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Has Obama’s election changed race relations in US?


November 3rd, 2009 - 9:37 am ICT by IANS
By Chris Cermak Washington, Nov 3 (DPA) There were tears of joy and a real sense of history in the making. For many African-Americans, Barack Obama's election in November 2008 as president ... Read more...

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Advani accuses Congress of injustice to Ambedkar (Lead)


April 14th, 2009 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) The National Democratic Alliance's (NDA) prime ministerial candidate L.K. Advani Tuesday lashed out at the Congress party, saying it had not done justice to Dalit icon ... Read more...

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Obama joy warms nearly two million in sub-zero temperature


January 21st, 2009 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 21 (DPA) Nearly two million came, by plane, bus, train and car, on bicycle and on foot, just to say they were part of history.Well before dawn, a crescent moon ... Read more...

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Obama learned from me, Segolene Royal says


January 20th, 2009 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Jan 20 (DPA) Former French presidential candidate Segolene Royal said US president-elect Barack Obama was inspired by her campaign and copied it, the online edition of the daily Le Monde reported ... Read more...

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Get ready for a virtual trip to Chinas Forbidden City


October 15th, 2008 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 15 (ANI): Roaming around in Beijings Forbidden City would not require people to take a flight to the Communist nation, for now a virtual three dimensional recreation of the ... Read more...

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