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This Hyderabad mosque is more than a place of worship


August 12th, 2012 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 12 (IANS) In this historic city where minarets of hundreds of mosques dot the sky, one mosque stands out as more than a mere place of worship.Besides ... Read more...

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Double-meaning not my style, says Pooja Bhatt


July 24th, 2012 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) Filmmaker Pooja Bhatt believes in showing boldness as it is, with no double-meaning and no toilet humour.The actress-turned-director is waiting for the release of ... Read more...

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‘Jism 2′ for common man who understands erotica: Pooja


July 19th, 2012 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Filmmaker Pooja Bhatt's "Jism 2" has been passed with an A-certificate by the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC). She says it is an adult ... Read more...

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Mamata draws flak for observing Basu’s birthday in advance


July 6th, 2012 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 6 (IANS) The Mamata Banerjee government Friday stirred a controversy by celebrating the birth anniversary of former chief minister Jyoti Basu at the state assembly two days ... Read more...

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CPI-M expels former party MP for indiscipline


June 11th, 2012 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 11 (IANS) Former Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) parliamentarian Anil Basu, who had acquired infamy for his lewd comments against Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee, has ... Read more...

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Biman Bose may face suit


May 4th, 2012 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 4 (IANS) Sabita Basu, wife of suspended CPI-M leader and former MP Anil Basu, Friday rubbished allegations of "corruption and nepotism" against her husband and threatened to ... Read more...

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CPI-M suspends former party MP


May 1st, 2012 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 30 (IANS) Former Lok Sabha member Anil Basu, who acquired infamy for his lewd comments against Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee ahead of the West Bengal assembly ... Read more...

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Mayawati seeks fifth term as birthday gift (Lead)


December 18th, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 18 (IANS) Going all out to woo the Muslim, Kshatriya and Vaishya communities, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Sunday made a fervent appeal to them to vote ... Read more...

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Protesting Hyundai workers roll out cars on empty stomach


November 30th, 2011 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 29 (IANS) Even as a sizeable number of workers of the Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL) roll out cars on an empty stomach pressing various demands, 32 dismissed ... Read more...

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TRS wins Banswada by-poll in Andhra


October 17th, 2011 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 17 (IANS) The Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) Monday won the by-election to the Banswada assembly seat in the Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh with a huge majority ... Read more...

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Ramlila with a quiz show and prizes!


October 5th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 5 (IANS) It's a Ramlila with an "educational touch"! Display your knowledge of the epic Ramayana the mythological play is based on and win prizes.The Aishbagh Ramlila Committee, ... Read more...

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Apex court hints at lapses in admissions quota in varsities


July 5th, 2011 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday hinted at lapses in procedure adopted by Delhi University and the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) for admitting students from the other ... Read more...

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Yen appreciation is a concern: Toyota Kirloskar


July 1st, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 1 (IANS) Indo-Japanese car manufacturing joint venture Toyota Kirloskar Motor Pvt Ltd, which imports sizeable number of components from Japan, is concerned about the appreciating yen."Yen appreciation is ... Read more...

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People approve AIADMK’s welfare schemes: Survey


June 19th, 2011 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 18 (IANS) The welfare schemes announced by the AIADMK government led by Chief Minister J.Jayalalithaa in Tamil Nadu have been approved by people, said a survey by city-based ... Read more...

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Gade in India Open Super Series final


April 30th, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) Danish veteran Peter Gade carved out an impressive 21-15 21-19 victory over South Korea's Sung Hwan Park to storm into the final of the inaugural ... Read more...

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Cricket climax ahead of New Year in Karnataka


April 1st, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 1 (IANS) It's a three-day bonanza for residents of Karnataka starting Saturday - India on the cusp of lifting the cricket World Cup for the first time on ... Read more...

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Indians more upbeat on health than Chinese, Brazilians: Study


March 29th, 2011 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
Cavelossim (Goa), March 29 (IANS) Indians feel happier and healthier than their counterparts in emerging economies, even though only a fraction of them follow the routine of regular exercise and ... Read more...

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AIADMK candidates list out, Jayalalithaa to contest Srirangam


March 17th, 2011 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 16 (IANS) The AIADMK Wednesday announced 160 candidates for the Tamil Nadu assembly polls and the constituencies from where they will contest in the April 23 elections. Party ... Read more...

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Pak Army admits majority of US drone attack casualties were terrorists, foreigners


March 9th, 2011 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
Miramshah, Mar 9(ANI): The Pakistan military has given the official version of US drone attacks in the nation's tribal region for the first time, and said that most of those killed ... Read more...

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29 pc of Malaysian men suffer from premature ejaculation: Study


November 9th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Nov 9 (ANI): A study has revealed that 29 percent of Malaysian men suffer from premature ejaculaton.More astonishingly, 81 percent of the men agreed or strongly agreed that an increase ... Read more...

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Seizure of ballot boxes: Tibetan exiles seek UN help


October 11th, 2010 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Oct 11 (IANS) The Tibetan government-in-exile has sought intervention of international organisations in getting back the ballot boxes confiscated by the police in Nepal in the recent general elections of the ... Read more...

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Indian wrestlers confident of winning more golds


October 6th, 2010 - 12:59 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) After a rousing start, the Indian wrestling team is confident of winning 21 medals, a large number of them gold.On the opening day of the competition, ... Read more...

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CWG wrestling: India claim three gold medals (Roundup)


October 5th, 2010 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Avishek Roy New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) India made a rousing start in wrestling with a clean sweep of all the three gold medals at stake on the opening day of the ... Read more...

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China pressures Nepal to disrupt Tibetan polls


October 4th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Oct 4 (IANS) Nepal's giant northern neighbour China pressured the Himalayan republic into disrupting the 15th general election held by Tibetan refugees to choose a new prime minister and ... Read more...

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BJP accuses Salman Khurshid of poll code violation


September 10th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 10 (IANS) The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), fighting two assembly by-polls in Karnataka, Friday charged union Minister of State for Corporate and Minority Affairs Salman Khurshid with violating ... Read more...

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More than 250 ULIPs sucked out of the market


September 2nd, 2010 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 2 (IANS) The kicking in of new norms for unit linked insurance policies (ULIP) issued by Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDA) Wednesday has sucked out around 260 products sold ... Read more...

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Panel to inspect tented Delhi corporation schools


August 18th, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Delhi High Court Wednesday set up a three-member committee of lawyers to inspect the 56 Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) schools where students are being taught under ... Read more...

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India awaiting Bangladesh confirmation of ULFA arrests: Pillai (Lead)


July 18th, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong/New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) India is awaiting official confirmation from Bangladesh of the arrest of two United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) rebels, including Ranjan Chowdhury alias Major Ranjan, Home ... Read more...

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Angry BJP flays Nitish, says money not Gujarat CM’s (Second Lead)


June 20th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Lucknow, June 20 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Sunday sent "a strong message" expressing its anger to Janata Dal-United leader and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, saying the flood ... Read more...

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Swedish pilots strike, passengers stranded


June 16th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Stockholm, June 16 (DPA) Scores of flights in Sweden were cancelled Wednesday because of a strike by Swedish airline pilots over failed wage talks and plans to change collective bargaining agreements. Most of ... Read more...

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One killed in stray incidents of violence in Meghalaya


May 18th, 2010 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
Shillong, May 17 (IANS) A 70-year-old man was was burnt alive when unidentified people set fire to his house early Monday as tension prevailed in Meghalaya for the fourth day after police ... Read more...

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Iran unveils first home-made anti-aircraft missile


April 11th, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, April 11 (IANS) Iran's first indigenously built anti-aircraft missile, dubbed Mersad, is ready for use, a media report said Sunday. The medium-range missile is said to be more powerful than the US-made ... Read more...

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The Audiences Keenly Await The Release Of Apple iBookstore


March 29th, 2010 - 8:55 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
March 29, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Apple iPad deliverances will be inward this weekend and an up-to-the-minute episode will be in print on the territory of international technology. Among the ... Read more...

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British cabs to attract visitors to Kerala


March 27th, 2010 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 27 (IANS) Taxis in several British cities will now sport scenes of Kathakali and the idyllic backwaters of Kerala in a new campaign to attract more tourists to the ... Read more...

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Two Sikhs rescued from Taliban in Pak’s Khyber Agency


March 1st, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar. 1 (ANI): Two Sikh men, who were kidnapped by Taliban from Pakistan's Khyber Agency a month ago, have been rescued in an operation by Pakistani security forces, according to ... Read more...

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