Rabindra dance marathon lands her in Guinness book

April 26th, 2012 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, April 26 (IANS) A woman from Assam claims to have made it to the Guinness Book of World Records along with her troupe for the "longest Rabindra dance marathon" ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

MP wins sub-junior girls hockey

December 20th, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Rajnandgaon (Chhattisgarh), Dec 20 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh Hockey Academy (MPHA) defeated Haryana 2-1 to lift the Sub-Junior Girls National Championship title here Tuesday.MPHA, who led 2-0 at half time, scored ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Southern hotel industry faces room boom and gloom

September 24th, 2011 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 24 (IANS) Hoteliers in South India are in gloom: 14,500 rooms are expected to be added by 2012 amid a slowdown in global economy, rising costs and ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

PETA wants kids to catch kindness to animals on camera

May 9th, 2011 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) With an eye to the impending school summer vacations, People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has launched a campaign for children which requires ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

UN forces rescue Indian envoy to Ivory Coast

April 8th, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr.8 (ANI): Indian Ambassador to Ivory Coast Shyama Jain has been rescued by the United Nations forces. All the embassy staff has also been evacuated from the civil war torn ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Warrant issued against Hindu guru in US

March 8th, 2011 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 8 (IANS) A US court has issued an arrest warrant for a Hindu guru who failed to show up for sentencing after being convicted of molesting two girls ... Read more...

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Mammootty’s Doubles’ To Start Shooting This November

September 18th, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 18, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Debutant director Sohan Seenulal's upcoming Malayalam movie "Doubles' starring megastar Mohanlal is going to start shooting by November 15 at Pondicherry.Nadiya Moithu, who made her debut ... Read more...

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Manipur’s handloom cottage industry thrives with help of Lashing Phe

May 29th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, May 29 (ANI): A new unique range of handloom products called Lashing Phi, which means cotton cloth in Manipuri, is catching the fancy of buyers and women weavers in a handloom ... Read more...

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Protestors stage sit-ins over proposed visit of Naga leader

May 10th, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, May 10 (ANI): Residents of Imphal staged a sit-in demonstration across the region against the visit of leader of National Socialist Council of Nagaland-Isak-Muivah, who wants unification and eventual independence ... Read more...

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‘India can manufacture only 8 Light Combat Aircraft a year’

December 8th, 2009 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 8 (IANS) Despite a pending order from the Indian Air Force (IAF) for 20 light combat aircraft (LCA), India can manufacture only eight such aircraft annually, a senior Aeronautical Development ... Read more...

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With and without masks, Delhiites begin Janmashtami celebrations

August 14th, 2009 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Some wore masks, while others covered their faces with handkerchiefs. Devotees were mostly undeterred by the swine flu scare and lined up in various temples across the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Manipur tired of militancy

May 5th, 2009 - 10:51 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, May 5 (ANI): People of Manipur are tired of violence and have risen in protest against the militants.People of Imphal were angered by the bomb attack on the residence of ... Read more...

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DPS seeks details of CISF security

February 20th, 2009 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Delhi Public School (DPS) R.K. Puram has sought details of the security cover from the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) to ensure safer environment for its students ... Read more...

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Meira Paibi leader shot dead by militants in Manipur

December 28th, 2008 - 8:18 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Dec.28 (ANI): The militants in Manipur are becoming increasingly unpopular as they do not even spare women and children from their violent activities. In the latest incident of brutality, militants ... Read more...

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Gracy Singh excited about enacting Tagore’s ‘Shyama’ on stage

November 13th, 2008 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) After being applauded for her graceful moves in "Lagaan" song "Radha kaise na jale", Gracy Singh is once again ready to mesmerise the audience with Rabindranath Tagore's ... Read more...

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Delhi school denies foul play in girl’s death, family demands CBI enquiry

August 28th, 2008 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) The family of 16-year-old Pushpanjali Raj, who allegedly fell to her death from the fifth floor of her hostel at a Delhi school, Thursday demanded investigations by ... Read more...

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Pre-marital counselling centre launched in Delhi

July 28th, 2008 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Aiming to "spread happiness", Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Monday launched pre-marital counselling cell of the Delhi Commission for Women. "It is often said that marriages are ... Read more...

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RSS mouthpiece editor moves to BJP think tank

February 21st, 2008 - 7:03 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Tarun Vijay, the editor of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) mouthpiece Panchjanya for more than two decades, is quitting the position to formally join the Bharatiya Janata ... Read more...

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