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Tarun Tahiliani to design for Upasna-Ram Charan wedding (With Image)


June 12th, 2012 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) Southern actor Ram Charan Teja is set to marry his childhood sweetheart, Upasana Kamineni, Thursday and the high-profile couple will wear Tarun Tahiliani-designed traditional ... Read more...

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Rekha takes oath in Rajya Sabha (Lead)


May 15th, 2012 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Clad in a golden silk sari with matching high heel sandals, veteran film actor Rekha became the cynosure of all eyes in the Rajya ... Read more...

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Rekha takes oath in Rajya Sabha


May 15th, 2012 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Veteran film actor Rekha Tuesday took oath as a member of the Rajya Sabha.The actor, who was April 27 nominated by the president to ... Read more...

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Sonia returns to parliament


November 22nd, 2011 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Dressed in a light blue silk sari with a pashmina shawl draped around her shoulders, Congress president Sonia Gandhi returned to parliament Tuesday to ... Read more...

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A range of styles for your bridal attire


October 6th, 2011 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) Brides can make a style statement this wedding season with anarkalis, panitar saris and Indo-Western styles like pallu jumpsuit, drape jumpsuit and gowns, designers ... Read more...

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Sonam made a brave choice for Cannes red carpet: Designers


May 17th, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) Fashion savvy Sonam Kapoor made her debut on the Cannes red carpet in a Jean Paul Gaultier Spring 2009 couture gown and designers feel ... Read more...

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PETA India gifts artificial silk sherwani, sari to royal couple


April 25th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) British royals Prince William and his fiancee Kate Middleton will receive a special wedding gift from India - an artificial silk sari and a ... Read more...

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It’s traditional over glitzy saris for Sharmila! (WIFW Diary)


April 8th, 2011 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) Veteran actress Sharmila Tagore, who barely goes wrong with her dressing style, says she would always choose a traditional sari over a sequinned, blingy six-yard ... Read more...

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I had a superb time directing Dharamji: Hema Malini (Interview)


December 28th, 2010 - 10:41 am ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher Mumbai, Dec 28 (IANS) Directing your husband and daughter could have its tricky moments and so it was for Hema Malini too. But it was enormously enjoyable and everything ... Read more...

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Gursharan Kaur gets taste of Korean hospitality


November 12th, 2010 - 8:01 am ICT by IANS
Seoul, Nov 12 (IANS) As Prime Minister Manmohan Singh struggled with other G20 leaders to reach a common ground on how to come out of the global economic crisis and ensure ... Read more...

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Thumbs up for Sonia Gandhi’s charm in silk sari


November 8th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi's dark blue silk sari, dangling earrings and hairstyle at the prime minister's private dinner for the US first couple has impressed many, ... Read more...

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Black attire rules at 57th National Awards ceremony


October 22nd, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) Black it seems was the chosen colour for most members of the Indian film fraternity, including Amitabh Bachchan and his son Abhishek, at the 57th National ... Read more...

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Shruti Haasan walks LFW runway in tarot card inspired sari


September 20th, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) Actress Shruti Haasan, daughter of veteran actor Kamal Haasan, walked the ramp at the ongoing Lakme Fashion Week for designer Puneet Nanda in an outfit from his tarot ... Read more...

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Film star Rajnikanth’s daughter ties nuptial knot in Chennai


September 3rd, 2010 - 10:19 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Sep 3 (ANI): South Indian film star Rajnikanth's daughter Soundarya tied the nuptial knot with entrepreneur Ashwin Kumar at a high-profile ceremony in Tamil Nadu's Chennai city on Friday.The wedding ... Read more...

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Inspired by Lata, Farida Khanum forges India-Pakistan bonds (Second Lead)


May 5th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) For two hours, the packed theatre bridged the divide between India and Pakistan - torn by mutual distrust - with the strains of legendary ghazal singer ... Read more...

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I was inspired by Lata, moved by Indian peoples’ love: Farida Khanum (Lead)


May 5th, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Ghazal queen Farida Khanum, who mesmerized the audience at an overflowing theatre with a two-hour concert, paid homage to Lata Mangeshkar saying "the Indian nightingale was one ... Read more...

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Sharmila walks the ramp with 92-year-old SEWA artisan (With Images)


March 28th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) Veteran actress and Censor Board chief Sharmila Tagore sashayed down the ramp with 92-year-old SEWA artisan Hansiba Ben to showcase a new collection by the NGO's Hansiba ... Read more...

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Bruni makes a statement again with her monochromatic outfits


July 14th, 2009 - 7:40 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, July 14 (ANI): French First Lady Carla Bruni, it seems, has made a habit of appearing at state and official functions, both in France and abroad, in monochromatic outfits.At Tuesday's ... Read more...

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Azamgarh’s looms once embroidered Benarasi silks


October 3rd, 2008 - 10:51 am ICT by IANS
Sarai Meer (Uttar Pradesh), Oct 3 (IANS) Nursery of terror? That may be the epithet bestowed on this township now, but it was once famous for something beautiful - intricate Benarasi sari ... Read more...

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‘Kanchipuram’ berates Communists


August 15th, 2008 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 15 (IANS) Director Priyadarshan's "Kanchipuram", who says the film exposes Communists while depicting the plight of sari weavers here, is to be screened at the 33rd Toronto International Film Festival ... Read more...

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Shed a tear for Varanasi’s famed handloom weavers (Feature)


June 22nd, 2008 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Darshan Desai Varanasi, June 20 (IANS) At the age of two, Shaheena looks just a few months old and weighs an apologetic three kilogram. She lives in a dark, cave-like room in ... Read more...

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Large crowd greets President Patil on arrival in Brazil


April 14th, 2008 - 11:49 am ICT by admin
(President's Tour Diary) By Liz Mathew Sao Paulo, April 14 (IANS) Although the Indian community in Sao Paulo, the commercial capital of Brazil, is not very large, an unprecedented crowd had gathered to welcome ... Read more...

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India to work with Latin America to strengthen developing countries: Patil


April 12th, 2008 - 11:51 pm ICT by admin
(Lead, Changing dateline) By Liz Mathew On Board Air India Special Aircraft, April 12 (IANS) India will work together with the Latin American countries on a common platform so that the voice of the ... Read more...

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Her mission: to take classical music to the young


April 5th, 2008 - 11:26 am ICT by admin
By Azera Rahman New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) Vivacious and young, Meeta Pandit is quite a contrast to the typical image of an Indian classical singer. This scion of the Gwalior gharana knows ... Read more...

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