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“Weeds” Episode 13 Concluded Season 6


November 16th, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) One of the most popular shows of Showtime, "Weeds" concluded its sixth season yesterday, with its thirteenth episode. That brought an end to all the episodes ... Read more...

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MIAAC: 10th Annual Film Festival Gets Extravagant Opening With Screening Of Shor


November 12th, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 12, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The Tenth Annual MIAAC Film Festival opened amidst fanfare on the 10th of November this year giving the Indians based in New York an opportunity to enjoy several ... Read more...

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Communal clash kills 13 in Nigeria


October 27th, 2010 - 8:01 am ICT by IANS
Lagos, Oct 27 (IANS) At least 13 people have been killed while several went missing following a communal clash in Nigeria's Cross River state, police said.The incident occurred between Nsadop and Boje ... Read more...

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Review Of ‘Weeds’: To Moscow And Quickly


October 20th, 2010 - 4:27 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 20, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The latest episode of ‘Weeds’ was named “To Moscow and Quickly”, this new episode was meant to tie up some loose ends in the storyline and ... Read more...

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Raavanan Will Be Screened At MIAAC 2010


October 20th, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 20, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Renowned filmmaker Mani Ratnam’s latest release trilingual film 'Raavanan' failed to amuse the viewers in India but it has received accolades at various film festivals. Now, ... Read more...

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‘Autograph’ To Premiere At MIAAC 2010


October 19th, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 19, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The recently released Bengali movie 'Autograph' starring Prosenjit Chatterjee will be screened at the 10th Annual Mahindra Indo-American Arts Council (MIAAC) Film Festival. The movie will ... Read more...

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Champion kiwi athlete Willis’s dream of emulating Snell at CWG ended by injury


September 19th, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Sep 19 (ANI): New Zealand middle distance runner Nick Willis's dream of emulating Sir Peter Snell at the 2010 Commonwealth Games has ended as the Olympic Games silver medallist has been ... Read more...

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Nancy Goes Back To Selling Marijuana In “Weeds” Season 6 Episode 4


September 7th, 2010 - 7:02 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Last night the American comedy drama television series "Weeds" season 6 episode 4 was aired on Showtime. The interesting plot and storyline of the series kept ... Read more...

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Latest Episode Of “Weeds” Sees Silas’ Dilemma


August 24th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The American comedy-drama television series "Weeds" was aired on Showtime last night and owing to its interesting plot and storyline the episode gave the audience ample ... Read more...

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8 Americans charged with kidnapping charges in Haiti, are freed


February 18th, 2010 - 10:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Miami, Feb 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ten Americans were charged with the kidnapping of 33 children, and were also put behind bars, for this crime. However now 8 of the Americans have ... Read more...

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Weeds: Season 5 Episode 4 Lacks Pace


June 30th, 2009 - 6:24 pm ICT by GD
"Weeds" is one of the most popular shows on American television and has recently begun its season 5. But the fourth episode, it seems has not been able to keep up ... Read more...

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Weeds season 5 episode 2: Machetes Up Top


June 16th, 2009 - 7:41 pm ICT by GD
The title of the second episode of the fifth season of the show, "Weeds" on Showtime, had the title "Machetes Up Top". The June 15 episode, which was aired at 10 p.m ... Read more...

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Miss Nude South Africa dismisses claims Sexpo event exploited women


May 16th, 2009 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Johannesburg, May 16 (ANI): After a handful of Christians protested outside Cape Town's Sexpo, Miss Nude South Africa has rejected claims that the event exploited women.Bella Anderson, who is conducting lap dancing ... Read more...

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851 Delhi voters said no to all candidates


May 9th, 2009 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) Eight hundred and fity one Delhi voters went to the polling booths Thursday but refused to vote for any of the candidates. They used section 49-O that ... Read more...

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Recession drives South Africa to ‘naughty sexuality’


May 8th, 2009 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town, May 8 (ANI): The ongoing credit crunch has liberalised people's attitude towards sex, at least that's what a research panel at a recent Sexpo suggests.The world's largest health, sexuality and ... Read more...

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Delhi candidates give thumbs up to voters for high turnout


May 8th, 2009 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) As voters of the national capital congratulated themselves Friday for having showed up in large numbers for the Lok Sabha balloting the day before, the candidates ... Read more...

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Delhi beats Pappu factor, 53 percent cast votes (Second Lead)


May 7th, 2009 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Delhi voters beat the 'Pappu' factor and came out to vote, recording a decent turnout of 53 percent Thursday - higher than in the previous two ... Read more...

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Delhi beats Pappu factor, over 50 percent cast votes (Lead)


May 7th, 2009 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Delhi voters beat the 'Pappu' factor and came out to vote, recording a decent turnout of over 50 percent Thursday - higher than in the previous ... Read more...

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Chawla votes after confusion, poll body clarifies (Lead)


May 7th, 2009 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) India's Chief Election Commissioner Naveen Chawla Thursday faced a bit of confusion about where to vote, but the Delhi chief electoal officer later clarified he had been ... Read more...

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Polling ends in Delhi


May 7th, 2009 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Polling for the seven Lok Sabha seats of the national capital ended at 5 p.m. after 10 hours of balloting. "By 5 p.m. the main entrances of ... Read more...

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Fall in temperature brings out voters in Delhi (Lead)


May 7th, 2009 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Polling agents reported a good voter turnout in the capital during the day, as daytime temperatures hovered around 38 degrees Celsius, three degrees below the average. "I ... Read more...

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40 percent polling in Delhi by 3 p.m. (Fourth Lead)


May 7th, 2009 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Nearly 40 percent of the electorate had exercised their franchise by 3 p.m. across seven constituencies of the national capital Thursday. Polling began at 7 a.m. ... Read more...

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Delhi sees nearly 30 percent polling by 1 p.m. (Third Lead)


May 7th, 2009 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Nearly 30 percent voters exercised their franchise till 1 p.m. across the seven constituencies of the national capital that went to polls Thursday in the penultimate ... Read more...

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Disabled ‘broadly’ happy with arrangements in polling booths


May 7th, 2009 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) The teething troubles were quite apparent. Yet, as Delhi went to polls Thursday, the disabled population and NGOs working with the community were more or less happy ... Read more...

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Delhi sees 18 percent polling in four hours (Second Lead)


May 7th, 2009 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) The capital witnessed nearly 18 percent voter turnout in the first four hours of polling even as poll officials expressed optimism that the not-so-hot day would ... Read more...

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Fall in temperature may bring out more Delhi voters


May 7th, 2009 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Poll officials were hopeful that more residents of the capital would come out and vote in large numbers Thursday with the mercury at 38 degrees Celsius around ... Read more...

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Poll process in Delhi slum to be videographed


May 5th, 2009 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) The polling process in a slum area of North West Delhi Lok Sabha constituency, where over 1,300 shanties were gutted in fire a fortnight ago, will be ... Read more...

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Now learn to use EVM on YouTube


April 20th, 2009 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Going all guns to attract voters in the national capital for the Lok Sabha elections, the state Election Office has uploaded a video on using the Electronic ... Read more...

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Poll nomination process to begin in Delhi Saturday


April 10th, 2009 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) The Delhi State Election Commission Friday announced that the nomination process for candidates for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections will begin Saturday. Details of the nomination process, which ... Read more...

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Poll panel dumps ‘Rock On’, takes ‘Dance pe chance’


April 10th, 2009 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) The Election Commission was keen on using a song from the film "Rock On!" to inspire Delhiites to cast their votes but it proved to be ... Read more...

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Blind can vote without help at the polls


March 25th, 2009 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
By Kavita Bajeli-Datt New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) It is aimed at giving the blind voter dignity and secrecy. For the first time, Braille-facilitated electronic voting machines (EVMs) are being introduced on a ... Read more...

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University officials sceptical of poll panel’s move to woo youth


March 14th, 2009 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) The Election Commission is going all out to woo young voters, especially the students, but some university officials feel that the exams may play a spoilsport. In ... Read more...

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Election Commission to say ‘Rock On!’ to woo voters


March 13th, 2009 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) After its successful 'Pappu' campaign to attract voters during the Delhi assembly elections last year, the Election Commission is planning yet another catchy campaign to ensure a ... Read more...

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Want to register as a voter? Just go to college


March 13th, 2009 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) Are you a student eager to vote but without any idea how to get registered as an elector? Don't fret. Your college will now have a facilitation ... Read more...

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Delhi to go to polls May 7


March 2nd, 2009 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) The national capital will go to the Lok Sabha polls May 7 and the state election commission Monday said it was arranging staff and material. The Election Commission ... Read more...

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