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Never thought of Hindi films: Nagarjuna


September 21st, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Southern superstar Nagarjuna Akkineni, son of veteran actor Nageswara Rao Akkineni, says he was never keen on entering Bollywood."I never had a Hindi cinema dream. ... Read more...

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Blaze at fireworks factory in southern India kills 38, injures 60


September 6th, 2012 - 7:00 pm ICT by BNO News
SIVAKASI, INDIA (BNO NEWS) -- A fast-moving fire swept through a fireworks factory in southern India on Wednesday afternoon, killing at least 39 people and injuring more than 60 others, emergency officials ... Read more...

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20 killed in fireworks factory explosion


September 5th, 2012 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 5 (IANS) At least 20 people were killed and many injured after an explosion in a fireworks factory in Sivakasi in Tamil Nadu Wednesday, police said.A fire was ... Read more...

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The Wanted perform at Beckham’s son’s birthday


September 4th, 2012 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 4 (IANS) Footballer David Beckham and wife Victoria Beckham reportedly surprised their son Romeo's by inviting British band The Wanted do a gig on his 10th ... Read more...

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Congress MPs from Andhra oppose division


August 28th, 2012 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 27 (IANS) Congress MPs from Andhra and Rayalaseema regions of Andhra Pradesh Monday urged the UPA government to keep the state united.At a meeting held at the ... Read more...

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The Wanted fans v/s One Direction fans?


August 24th, 2012 - 7:36 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 24 (IANS) Singer Max George feels fans of band One Direction would lose if they fight with fans of his band The Wanted."I wouldn't advise One Direction ... Read more...

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Jay McGuiness loves Spears’ smile


August 10th, 2012 - 6:12 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 10 (IANS) Singer Jay McGuiness says he loves singer Britney Spears' smile which has a Southern American charm to it.Jay, member of band The Wanted got ... Read more...

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Kutty, Siva top National Racing opener


July 7th, 2012 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
Coimbatore, July 7 (IANS) Fahad Kutty (Team Game Over) from Mumbai and M. Sivaramakrishnan (Performance Racing) won the opening races of the Touring Cars in contrasting styles in the first ... Read more...

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‘Chasing the sun’ not just about partying


June 27th, 2012 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 27 (IANS) Members of boy band, The Wanted, think their song "Chasing the Sun" could have a broader impact on the listeners as it talks about pursuing ... Read more...

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Kumaran joins leaders in chess tournament


May 27th, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Pondicherry, May 27 (IANS) B Kumaran, a class 9 student of Chennai's Sri Sankara Senior Secondary School, overcame S Jayakumar to join the leaders with 4.0 points after the fourth ... Read more...

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After 15 months, Raja is out of jail (Roundup)


May 15th, 2012 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) After 15 gruelling months, former telecom minister and DMK leader A. Raja walked out of Tihar Jail here Tuesday after getting bail in the 2G ... Read more...

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Raja granted bail, can’t visit DoT or Tamil Nadu (Fourth Lead)


May 15th, 2012 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Former communications minister A. Raja, who has been in Delhi's Tihar jail for the last 15 months, was Tuesday granted bail in the 2G spectrum ... Read more...

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Karunanidhi berates Krishna over Sri Lanka


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 22 (IANS) DMK president M. Karunanidhi Thursday accused External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna of not understanding a situation properly before speaking on the subject."Though Krishna is a ... Read more...

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DMK calls meeting on Sri Lanka resolution


March 17th, 2012 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 17 (IANS) The DMK has called a meeting of its high level committee Tuesday to discuss the Indian government's support to the US-backed resolution against Sri Lanka in ... Read more...

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Karunanidhi warns Centre over UN resolution


March 15th, 2012 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 14 (IANS) Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) president M. Karunanidhi Wednesday said his party would consider it a betrayal of Tamils if the Indian government does not support the ... Read more...

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Tale of bravery impresses in period drama ‘Aravaan’ (Tamil Movie Review)


March 4th, 2012 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Aravaan": Cast: Aathi, Pasupathi, Dhanshika; Director: Vasanthabalan; Producer; T. Siva; Storwriter: Su. Venkatesan and Vasanthabalan; Composer: Karthik; Cinematographer: Siddharth; Rating: ***Vasantabalan, who made a name for himself by sensitively handling ... Read more...

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‘Marina’ feel-good movie with strong message (Tamil Movie Review)


February 5th, 2012 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Marina"; Cast: Siva Karthikeyan , Oviya, 'Pakada' Pandian, Sundararajan, Jitan Mohan, Attakati Aarumugam, Jayashree; Director: Pandiraj; Cinematographer: Vijay; Composer: Girish G; Rating: ***National award winning director Pandiraj has tried to ... Read more...

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Mullaperiyar issue generates heat in Rajya Sabha


December 7th, 2011 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) The dispute over the Mullaperiyar dam generated heat in the Rajya Sabha during zero hour Wednesday, with MPs from Tamil Nadu saying the dam ... Read more...

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Relieved Karunanidhi speaks to Kanimozhi


November 28th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 28 (IANS) A visibly relieved DMK president and former Tamil Nadu chief minister M. Karunanidhi Monday spoke to his daughter and party MP Kanimozhi after she was given ... Read more...

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Happy over Kanimozhi’s bail, says DMK


November 28th, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) The DMK Monday welcomed the Delhi High Court's order granting bail to party MP Kanimozhi in the 2G spectrum allocation case, saying it was ... Read more...

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Plane crash victims’ kin to travel to Nepal


September 25th, 2011 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 25 (IANS) A small group from Tiruchirappali in Tamil Nadu will Monday travel to Nepal to bring back the bodies of the Indians killed in Sunday's air crash ... Read more...

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Sri Lankan Tamils’ debate loses to corruption in Rajya Sabha


August 24th, 2011 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha saw a brief ruckus Wednesday as members clashed on whether to take up a discussion on Sri Lankan Tamils or corruption, with ... Read more...

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Flawed script makes ‘Dhada’ ordinary fare (Telugu Movie Review)


August 14th, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Dhada" (Telugu); Cast: Naga Chaitanya, Kajal Aggarwal, Brahmanandam, Samiksha, Rahul Dev, Kelly Dorjee and Mukesh Rishi; Producer: D. Siva Prasad Reddy; Director: Ajay Bhuyan; Music Director: Devi Sri Prasad; Rating: ... Read more...

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Panel slams lapses in corporation for handlooms


August 2nd, 2011 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) There is a high degree of mismanagement and lack of interest in carrying forward the work of North Eastern Handicrafts and Handlooms Development Corp (NEHHDC), ... Read more...

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Telangana activists pay last respects to Yadi Reddy


July 22nd, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 22 (IANS) Hundreds of Telangana activists Friday bid a tearful adieu to M. Yadi Reddy, who committed suicide in New Delhi two days ago for a ... Read more...

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TDP legislator warns of suicide attacks to keep Andhra united


July 20th, 2011 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 20 (IANS) Opposing the demand for a separate state of Telangana, a senior leader of Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and legislator Payyavula Kesav Wednesday warned of suicide ... Read more...

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‘D.K. Bose’ is clear winner in ‘Delhi Belly’ album (IANS Music Review)


May 29th, 2011 - 9:44 am ICT by IANS
Film: "Delhi Belly"; Music Director: Ram Sampath; Lyricist: Amitabh Bhattacharya; Singers: Sona Mohapatra, Ram Sampath, Keerthi Sagathia, Suraj Jagan, Chetan Shashital and Tarannum Mallik; Rating: ** and 1/2After a light, youthful ... Read more...

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PMK leader Ramadoss’ Rajya Sabha dreams go awry


May 15th, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 15 (IANS) The crushing defeat of the DMK-led front in the 2011 assembly elections in Tamil Nadu has shattered the Rajya Sabha dreams of PMK leader and ... Read more...

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Singam Puli - A tiring experience (Tamil Film Review; Rating **)


March 5th, 2011 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Film: Singam Puli; Director: Sai Ramani; Cast: Jiiva, Divya Spandana, Soundarya, Ponvannan, Pandu, Santhanam; Music: Mani Sharma; Rating: **There was a buzz around this movie, since people wanted to know how ... Read more...

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Government asked to make statement on Libya evacuation


March 4th, 2011 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) The government was Friday directed by Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman K. Rahman Khan to make a statement on the evacuation of Indian citizens from ... Read more...

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JPC members from Rajya Sabha to be named


March 1st, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) The 10 Rajya Sabha members for the Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) to probe the spectrum scam and the telecom policy are to be announced Tuesday.Their nomination ... Read more...

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Read on: Parenting, ladies, India’s democracy (IANS Books This Week)


February 24th, 2011 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) This weekend, browse through a pile of thought-provoking tomes. 1. Book: "Spiritual Pregnancy"; Written by Gopika Kapoor; Published by Hay House/Penguin Books; Priced at Rs.250.While having a ... Read more...

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Siva’s Next Project To Be Titled ‘Siva Poojayil Karadi’


January 29th, 2011 - 4:05 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
: Siva, who is one of the most popular names in Kollywood these days, has yet another mind blowing flick titled ‘Siva Poojayil Karadi’ in his kitty. The star who has ... Read more...

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Malaysia to help ethnic Indians get official documents


January 24th, 2011 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 24 (IANS) About 30,000 ethnic Indians are expected to be registered next month in the Malaysian government's exercise to help them obtain official documents such as birth certificates and ... Read more...

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Malay Indians call for banks to introduce Tamil in transactions


January 21st, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 21(ANI): Indian Progressive Front (IPF) chief C. Siva has urged the Malaysian Finance Ministry to issue a directive to banks across the country to ensure that Tamil language is ... Read more...

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