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Table CAG report on coal in parliament: CPI-M


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Thursday asked the government to table in parliament a CAG report that has alleged huge losses to the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Dhanush’s twisted ‘Kolaveri di’ especially for Big B


December 19th, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) Southern star Dhanush sang a tweaked version of his hit Tamil-English song "Kolaveri di", dedicated to Amitabh Bachchan at an award function in Mumbai, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Something for everyone at BIG Star Entertainment Awards


December 14th, 2011 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) With titles ranging from the most entertaining actor in a social, action, comic and romantic role, to the most entertaining film in the same ... Read more...

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Crafting a new life out of waste paper


April 5th, 2011 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Anandpur Sahib, April 5 (IANS) Defying all odds and setting an example in society, a group of HIV-positive widows in this Punjab town is successfully running a small-scale business of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Dashain festival keeps Nepal’s last king in spotlight


September 28th, 2009 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Sep 28 (IANS) As nine days of revelry ended in Nepal Monday with the traditional tika ceremony, the Hindu festival of Dashain was a reminder that despite the abolition ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Infants lacking love and stimulation ‘risk poor brain development’


June 6th, 2009 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 6 (ANI): Babies need love and stimulation in their first year or risk poor brain development and social skills, a leading child health expert has warned.Dr Cheryl Power, a clinical ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Trusting journalists can give your health a boost!


January 22nd, 2009 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 22 (ANI): Individuals with high levels of trust in the mass media tend to be healthier, according to a new study of people from 29 Asian countries.The research has ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Belief in god makes people helpful and generous, but under certain conditions


October 3rd, 2008 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 3 (ANI): Your faith in the almighty could help you become more helpful, honest and generous, but only under certain psychological conditions, says a new study by University of ... Read more...

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83 per cent of Egyptian women report sexual harassment


September 23rd, 2008 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 23 (ANI): Eighty three per cent of Egyptian women have reported being harassed and 62 per cent of Egyptian men admit to sexually harassing women according to a study ... Read more...

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President Patil presents Sangeet Natak Akademi awards


February 26th, 2008 - 7:12 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi , Feb 26 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil today presented the Sangeet Natak Akademi fellowship and awards for the year 2007 here.Stating that the Sangeet Natak Akademi has been ... Read more...

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President presents Akademi awards to 34 artists


February 26th, 2008 - 6:14 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Tuesday conferred the Sangeet Natak Akademi Fellowships and Awards on 34 artists from the field of drama, dance and music at a function here ... Read more...

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