silver jubilee

Kerala’s tourism institute to get UNWTO affiliation


September 21st, 2012 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 21 (IANS) The state-owned Kerala Institute of Tourism and Travel Studies (KITTS) is all set to get affiliation from the World Tourism Organisation (WTO), the agency of the ... Read more...

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Bollywood incomplete without Salman: Kareena


September 18th, 2012 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) Salman Khan is on the brink of completing a silver jubilee in Bollywood, and actress Kareena Kapoor says the industry is incomplete without him."I think we ... Read more...

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24 years on, SRK again woos fans as army man


September 6th, 2012 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) For Shah Rukh Khan, life seems to have come full circle just before he completes the silver jubilee of his career in acting and ... Read more...

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70 cms tall actor aims at second Guinness entry


August 24th, 2012 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 24 (IANS) What if he is just 70 cms tall? Southern film actor Ajayan, who made it to the Guinness World Records in 2008, now aims at another ... Read more...

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Big B, Judi Dench to launch Abu-Sandeep’s book in London (With Images)


August 11th, 2012 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 11 (IANS) Designer duo Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla are set to formally launch their book titled "India Fantastique" to celebrate their silver jubilee in the Indian ... Read more...

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100 crore is the new silver jubilee: Abhishek Bachchan


August 4th, 2012 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 4 (IANS) Actor Abhishek Bachchan, whose film "Bol Bachchan" has entered the Rs.100 crore club, says the figure has become new age Bollywood's 'silver jubilee' landmark.The actor ... Read more...

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Minor fire in Hyderabad’s Jubilee Hall after Pranab visit


July 1st, 2012 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 1 (IANS) A minor fire broke out at the historic Jubilee Hall here Sunday, minutes after United Progressive Alliance (UPA) presidential candidate Pranab Mukherjee left the building, ... Read more...

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British queen’s 60-year crown gala connects to India with mega party (With Image)


June 4th, 2012 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) The gala celebrating 60 years of British Queen Elizabeth II's accession to the throne in 1952 reached the Indian capital Sunday night in a multi-racial ... Read more...

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Queen’s diamond jubilee celebration kicks off


June 2nd, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 2 (IANS) Britain kicked off nationwide celebrations of Queen Elizabeth II's diamond jubilee Saturday.The four-day celebrations commenced with the Queen attending a horse racing at the Epsom ... Read more...

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Gilani calls off visit for Queen’s diamond jubilee


June 2nd, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 2 (IANS) Prime Minster Yousuf Raza Gilani has cancelled his plan to visit Britain and attend the Queen's Diamond Jubilee celebrations, following his busy engagements, Online news ... Read more...

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North America’s first Telugu meet to be held in Houston


May 17th, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 17 (IANS) India's Telugu culture will be at grand display in the US during the first North American Telugu Association (NATA) convention to be organised in the Houston ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘India to become third largest aviation market’


April 4th, 2012 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) India is likely to become the third largest aviation market in the world from its current position as traffic volumes grow exponentially, a top ... Read more...

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Celebrating 25 years of India’s first globe sailing expedition (With images)


January 10th, 2012 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 10 (IANS) To commemorate the silver jubilee of the first Indian sailing expedition around the world, the Indian Army Adventure Wing Tuesday held a ceremonial sail-in function with ... Read more...

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A movie needs time to grow: Farhan Akhtar (Interview)


December 8th, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) The 'opening weekend collection' mindset is an unfair attitude since a film needs time to grow on the audiences, says filmmaker-actor Farhan Akhtar, ... Read more...

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‘Mujhse Fraaandship…’ must watch for social networking addicts (IANS Movie Review - Rating: ***)


October 14th, 2011 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
Film : "Mujhse Fraaandship Karoge"; Cast: Saqib Saleem, Saba Azad, Tara D'Souza, Nishant Dahiya and Prabal Panjabi; Director: Nupur Aastana; Rating: ***"Mujhse Fraaandship Karoge" is a sweet teen romance in the ... Read more...

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IGNOU award for Azim Premji Foundation


September 28th, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) Wednesday conferred the Rajiv Gandhi International Prize for Technology in Education and Development on the Azim Premji Foundation. ... Read more...

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Hyderabad to host VLSI design conference in January


September 27th, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 27 (IANS) The 25th international conference on VLSI (very large scale integration) design and 11th international conference on embedded systems will be held here Jan 7-11, 2012.This silver ... Read more...

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Kerala set for country’s biggest Ramzan gathering Friday


August 22nd, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Malappuram (Kerala) Aug 22 (IANS) More than six lakh people are expected Friday at the largest Muslim prayer congregation at Swalath Nagar, near Malappuram, which is ready to host the ... Read more...

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No one will be allowed to upset peace: Mizoram chief minister


August 15th, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Aizawl, Aug 15 (IANS) There was no scope for terrorism in Mizoram, Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla said Monday while stressing that no one would be allowed to upset the peace ... Read more...

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Abu-Sandeep celebrate silver jubilee in fashion industry (With image)


August 4th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) Designer duo Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla, who completed 25 years in the fashion industry Thursday, say fashion was just taking birth in India ... Read more...

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SAI cracks the whip on coaches at NIS Patiala (Roundup)


July 7th, 2011 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) The Sports Authority of India (SAI) Thursday came down hard on coaches, suspending R.S. Sidhu and issuing notice to Ramesh Nagapuri, who were involved with ... Read more...

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SAI suspends athletics coach, showcauses second at NIS (Lead)


July 7th, 2011 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) In the wake of eight athletes failing dope test, the Sports Authority of India (SAI) Thursday suspended R.S.Sidhu and showcaused Ramesh Nagapuri, who were ... Read more...

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Terrorism cannot be solved militarily: Mizoram chief minister


June 30th, 2011 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Aizawl, June 30 (IANS) Political problems or militancy cannot be solved militarily through the barrel of the gun and lasting solutions can only be reached through talks, Mizoram Chief Minister ... Read more...

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Stamp to mark Pope John Paul’s India visit silver jubilee


April 29th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Thrissur (Kerala), April 29 (IANS) Indian postal department will Sunday release a special stamp to commemorate the 25th anniversary of then Pope, John Paul II's visit to the country.The "Special ... Read more...

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Kate Middleton to arrive at wedding venue in car damaged by protests


March 22nd, 2011 - 11:56 am ICT by ANI
London, Mar 22 (ANI): Kate Middleton will arrive at Westminster Abbey on her wedding day next month in the same Rolls-Royce car that was attacked and damaged by student protesters last ... Read more...

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Cricket World Cup returns to the sub-continent Thursday (Preview)


February 16th, 2011 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
By Sirshendu Panth Dhaka, Feb 16 (IANS) No more England's preserve, the biggest event in the game of cricket - the World Cup - returns to its new power centre, the Indian ... Read more...

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Surajkund fair, a major draw for art and craft lovers


February 9th, 2011 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
By Maryam YasminNew Delhi, Feb 9 (ANI): The 25th Surajkund Crafts Mela is proving to be major attraction for art and craft lovers, besides international tourists.Organised jointly by the Union Tourism Ministry ... Read more...

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Surajkund fair wows Mexican Miss Universe (Lead, With Images)


February 3rd, 2011 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Surajkund (Haryana), Feb 3 (IANS) Miss Universe Ximena Navarrete of Mexico Thursday checked out hand-crafted saris and bangles and had henna applied to her hands in her first encounter with India's rich ... Read more...

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Miss Universe visits Surajkund crafts fair


February 3rd, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Surajkund (Haryana), Feb 3 (IANS) Miss Universe Ximena Navarrete had her first encounter with India's rich cultural heritage when she visited the Surajkund Crafts Mela (fair) in Haryana's Faridabad district Thursday.The Mexican ... Read more...

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Surajkund fair marks silver jubilee, begins Tuesday


January 31st, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 31 (IANS) The silver jubilee edition of the globally acclaimed Surajkund Crafts Mela (fair) begins at Surajkund in Haryana's Faridabad district Tuesday, officials said.The 25th edition of the 15-day event ... Read more...

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Jayaram reacts to Padma Shri with awe and disbelief


January 28th, 2011 - 12:50 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
January 27, 2011 (Sampurn Wire): Jayaram, the Malayalam and Tamil actor after completing silver jubilee in the South Indian film industry and doing over 200 films is on cloud nine these ... Read more...

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National volleyball: Tamil Nadu, Railways bag titles


December 19th, 2010 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 19 (IANS) Indian Railways completed a hat-trick of titles in the women's section while Tamil Nadu defended their men's crown in the finals of the Velammal Silver Jubilee Senior National ... Read more...

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Kerala men spike Uttarkhand, enter national volleyball final


December 18th, 2010 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 18 (IANS) Kerala snatched a dramatic five-set win against last year's runners-up Uttarakhand to enter the final of the Velammal Silver Jubilee Senior National Volleyball Championships here Saturday.In the final ... Read more...

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Kerala spike Haryana, enter volleyball semis


December 17th, 2010 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 17 (IANS) Playing an inspired game, Kerala knocked out fancied Haryana in straight sets en route to the men's semi-finals of the Velammal Silver Jubilee Senior National volleyball championship here ... Read more...

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Larry King Bids Farewell To Television


December 17th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Encircled by some of his much loved guests, for the last time, Larry King signed off on Thursday night. After a span of 25 years, Larry ... Read more...

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