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World is without borders, says Egyptian globetrotter (With Image)


June 17th, 2012 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) This 27-year-old Egyptian wants to travel to every country in the world.So far, Ahmed Haggagovic has visited 93 countries, India being the 93rd, carrying the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Pranab Mukherjee: Politician nonpareil becomes constitutional guardian (Profile)


June 15th, 2012 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) Pranab Mukherjee, set to be India's next president, is a rare politician who has never been a mass leader but who commands the attention ... Read more...

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A man’s passion for sports turns nightmare! (With image)


June 9th, 2012 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) H.P. Singh Rishi, a former head of a Japanese MNC, quit his well-paid job to chase his passion for sports and public good. But little ... Read more...

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The trio behind the Ayodhya ruling


September 30th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 30 (IANS) The three judges - two Hindus and a Muslim - of the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court who Thursday authored the long-awaited verdict on the Babri ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga’s healthy diet: Tofu, turkey slices, hummus and coconut water


August 31st, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 31(ANI): Pop star Lady Gaga has become a stickler for maintaining a healthy routine since fainting during a gig in New Zealand, reveals her choreographer."It's all about salsa with ... Read more...

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Speculation over Tendulkar meeting Eden curator


February 13th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 13 (IANS) In a sensational disclosure, a Bengali daily Saturday claimed that the Indian team sent Sachin Tendulkar with a request to Eden Gardens curator Prabir Mukherjee that he ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Incognito Aamir puts hotel into trouble (Lead)


December 16th, 2009 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 16 (IANS) Bollywood star Aamir Khan's incognito stay in a Varanasi hotel has put its owner in trouble, with the police charging the hotel with violating the identity verification ... Read more...

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All is ‘not’ well with Katrina Kaif


December 16th, 2009 - 3:49 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
It seems the sexy lady Katrina Kaif has taken up too much work and pressure of late, as this is clearly reflecting on her health now. It is heard that Katrina ... Read more...

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Bhansali bends rules for Aishwarya


December 1st, 2009 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Dec 1 (IANS) Director Sanjay Leela Bhansali is known to be a stickler for strict schedules during filming, but he is voluntarily giving Aishwarya Rai a few ... Read more...

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Sanjay Leela Bhansali Lets Aishwarya Go For Paa!


December 1st, 2009 - 1:11 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Subhash K JhaThis one is strictly for Paa. Not just the film, but also Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's 'Paa', the Big B.A stickler for discipline, punctuality and strict schedules during shooting ... Read more...

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Stickler for discipline England coach Capello had Cole squirming


September 4th, 2009 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep.4 (ANI): That England football coach Fabio Capello is a stickler for discipline is well known, and who would know better than West Ham striker Carlton Cole, who was left squirming ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

I sing ragas, not bhajans, said Gangubhai Hangal


July 21st, 2009 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) The great Hindustani classical singer Gangubhai Hangal, who has died at age 97, was a stickler for tradition and had little time for the current fad of ... Read more...

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Queen finds The Young Victoria too German


March 15th, 2009 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 15 (ANI): The Queen has reportedly found the film The Young Victoria too Germanic after having seen a special screening of it.The Brit drama movie follows the life of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Lee to provide a taste of Steyn to Oz batsmen


December 13th, 2008 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec.13 (ANI): Australias key batsmen are likely to get fast bowler Brett Lee into the nets more aften than he would like in preparing themselves for the expected thunderbolts from ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Antony donates gifts to Kerala museum


September 27th, 2008 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 27 (IANS) Defence Minister A.K. Antony, known for his simple lifestyle and clean image, has donated the gifts and mementoes he's received since he became minister to the Kerala State ... Read more...

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A.K. Antony a bit of a miser, suggests book


July 3rd, 2008 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
By Sanu George Thiruvananthapuram, July 3 (IANS) He is widely known for his simplicity, but India's Defence Minister A.K. Antony is also a bit of a miser and a stickler for rules, suggests ... Read more...

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Memorable Euro 2008 raises bar for football


June 30th, 2008 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Vienna, June 30 (DPA) Football has been the winner at the European Championships which concluded Sunday with Spain's 1-0 victory over Germany in the final in Vienna. Almost three weeks of at ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Italy set up Euro base with confidence vote from Lippi


June 3rd, 2008 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Baden (Austria), June 3 (DPA) Italy set up their Euro 2008 base at a spa resort in Austria Monday amid quiet optimism that the team can add the European title to their ... Read more...

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Amitabh Bachchan fails punctuality test, for once


March 17th, 2008 - 10:32 am ICT by admin
Mumbai, March 17 (IANS) Punctuality has always been superstar Amitabh Bachchan's strong point. He is not known to arrive late for functions. A stickler for punctuality, he makes it a point always ... Read more...

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Speaker Chatterjee ‘ditched’ by Left MPs?


March 11th, 2008 - 8:03 pm ICT by admin
(From the corridors of power)New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee may be feeling ditched by communist MPs who used to be his party colleagues. When the house met ... Read more...

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