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Why Congress has to get along with SP now (News Analysis)

March 7th, 2012 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) The outcome of the Uttar Pradesh elections is likely to push the Congress into having a better equation with the triumphant Samajwadi Party (SP) ... Read more...

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‘Businessman’ a must watch for punchy dialogues, Mahesh’s superb acting (Telugu Movie Review)

January 15th, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Businessman"; Cast: Mahesh Babu, Kajal Agarwal, Prakash Raj, Shayaji Shinde, Nasser, Dharmavarapu Subramaniam, Brahmaji, Bharat Reddy, Raja Murad and Jahangeer Khan; Writer-Director: Puri Jagannath; Producer: Venkat; Music Director: S.S.Thaman; Camera: ... Read more...

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Enrique Iglesias wraps up worldwide tour

November 6th, 2011 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 6 (IANS/EFE) Enrique Iglesias set off a real frenzy among fans at his concert in Madison Square Garden in New York as he wrapped up his ... Read more...

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Mamata’ looks clear favourite in by-election (Curtain raiser)

September 24th, 2011 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 24 (IANS) West Bengal is all set for one of its most eye-catching by-elections Sunday, when state Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee seeks her maiden entry into ... Read more...

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Event agency’s charges for CWG ceremonies unjustified: CAG

August 5th, 2011 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) While commending the "spectacular success" of the opening and closing ceremony of the 2010 Commonwealth Games, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) report said the ... Read more...

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High on eyeballs, DD rates for CWG ceremony zoom

October 10th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Prashant Sood New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Having tasted spectacular success with the Commonwealth Games (CWG) opening ceremony, national broadcaster Doordarshan (DD) has hiked advertising rates for the Oct 14 closing ceremony ... Read more...

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‘Ode to peace’ UN concert symbolized India’s mission against terror: Envoy

September 16th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Ashok Easwaran Chicago, Sep 16 (IANS) The 'Ode to peace' concert performed by sarod maestro Ustad Amjad Ali Khan at the United Nations ahead of the 9/11 anniversary was a declaration of ... Read more...

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From stadiums to screen, a leap for Bollywood

May 17th, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) Sports never really fired the imagination of Bollywood directors until "Chak De! India" happened three years ago. Now a slew of movies inspired by ... Read more...

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Lambi Race Ka Ghoda!

May 11th, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 11, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra is making a film on long-distance runner Milkha Singh. He talks to Subhash K JhaWhat made you decide on Milkha Singh?I was keen ... Read more...

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Sankar’s Chowringhee on indepdendent foreign fiction shortlist

April 16th, 2010 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) "Chowringhee", an iconic Bengali novel by Kolkata-based Mani Sankar Mukherjee penned in 1962, has been shortlisted for the Independent Foreign Fiction 2009. It is the only novel ... Read more...

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Newfound freedom secret of Chinese women tennis players’ spectacular success

January 28th, 2010 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Jan. 28 (ANI): For the first time in China's history, two women tennis players have made it to semi-finals of a Grand Slam, and their success can be attributed to ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Lalgarh operation will continue, says Pranab

November 11th, 2009 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 11 (IANS) The operation to flush out Maoists from Lalgarh in West Bengal would continue till the situation was "completely under control", senior Congress leader Pranab Mukherjee said Wednesday, ... Read more...

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Basu’s appeal to Congress supporters dismissed by opposition

November 2nd, 2009 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 2 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Monday strongly defended its veteran leader Jyoti Basu's appeal to Congress supporters to vote for West Bengal's ruling Left Front candidates ... Read more...

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Punjabi men can cook - and prove it too (With Images)

October 24th, 2009 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Chandigarh, Oct 24 (IANS) Punjabi men take pride in being macho, but a clutch of them proved they were equally good in the kitchen by rustling up some mouthwatering dishes ... Read more...

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West Bengal government maligning railways: Mamata

August 29th, 2009 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 28 (IANS) Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee Friday accused West Bengal's Left Front government of maligning her department by raising allegations of acquiring large tracts of land for railway projects. Banerjee, ... Read more...

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‘Slumdog Millionaire’ author to be India’s diplomat in Osaka

July 15th, 2009 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) Vikas Swarup, whose book was turned into the Oscar-winning "Slumdog Millionaire", will be India's consul general in Osaka, Japan. On his first visit to India after ... Read more...

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Cisco and Wipro deliver new B2B services in India

November 25th, 2008 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Nov 25 (ANI/Business Wire India): Cisco(r) and Wipro Infotech, the India and Middle East IT Business of Wipro Limited, today announced the successful completion of Wipro''s full procurement suite of ... Read more...

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Chris Martin credits sewing for Coldplay’’s spectacular success!

August 25th, 2008 - 6:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 25 (ANI): Coldplay frontman Chris Martin has revealed the secret behind the success of his band getting behind their sewing machines for a good stitch and bitching He has ... Read more...

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No TV shows for Big B

March 10th, 2008 - 9:59 pm ICT by admin
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, March 10 (IANS) Contrary to a report that Big B plans to do a game show on TV, Amitabh Bachchan, busy with various film assignments, has no intentions ... Read more...

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