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TV series to capture Yuvraj Singh’s journey, victory over cancer


September 5th, 2012 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 5 (IANS) His highs, his lows, his struggles and his successful battle against cancer - cricketer Yuvraj Singh's journey has been captured in a three-part series "Zindagi Abhi ... Read more...

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Lufthansa introduces new jet service, hopes to increase India market share


August 8th, 2012 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) To increase its market share in the India air passenger outbound travel segment, German airline major Lufthansa Tuesday launched its services on a new Boeing ... Read more...

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Sushil Kumar’s ‘Jhalak…’ journey ends


August 4th, 2012 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) "Kaun Banega Crorepati" winner Sushil Kumar failed to repeat his success story on "Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5" as he was voted out of the ... Read more...

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108 jailbirds clear secondary exams in Bengal


May 29th, 2012 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 29 (IANS) Jail inmates in West Bengal have scripted a success story, with over 100 of them passing the Madhyamik (Secondary) examination and outperforming general students in the ... Read more...

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Singur land failure a disappointment: Mamata


May 19th, 2012 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 19 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Saturday described her first year in office as a success story barring her failure to return land taken from unwilling farmers for ... Read more...

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Super 30’s IIT-JEE success story brings joy again


May 18th, 2012 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 18 (IANS) A daily wage labourer, a security guard, a grocer, a marginal farmer and a truck mechanic are among the proud fathers whose sons have cracked the ... Read more...

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Book on Delhi Metro’s success story


May 16th, 2012 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Now one can flip through the success story of Delhi Metro and the management principles evolved by 'Metro Man' E. Sreedharan in a new book ... Read more...

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Adele Britain’s richest young musician


April 13th, 2012 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
London, April 12 (IANS) Singer Adele's wealth has tripled in the past year to 20 million pounds after huge sales of her album, "21".The 23-year-old has risen to the ... Read more...

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Dad doesn’t want to return to films: Tusshar


March 30th, 2012 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 30 (IANS) Actor Tusshar Kapoor is keen to work with his father, yesteryears star Jeetendra, but says his dad is not interested in making a comeback in ... Read more...

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Mamata takes the limelight on Bengal budget day


March 23rd, 2012 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 23 (IANS) It was West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee all the way as her government presented its first full-fledged budget Friday. While the speech of Finance ... Read more...

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Ekta inspires most women in showbiz: Bhairavi (Interview)


March 17th, 2012 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) Ekta Kapoor's is a rare success story in a male-dominated space. But it continues to inspire many women who wish to make a mark ... Read more...

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Virgin to restart Mumbai service in October


March 15th, 2012 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 15 (IANS) Virgin Atlantic Thursday said it will restart its operations to Mumbai with a daily service from London from October 29, 2012. The service was last operated ... Read more...

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India to US: Don’t set back IT success story, ease visas


February 7th, 2012 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 7 (IANS) Voicing concern over protectionism, India has asked the US to address issues faced by Indian IT professionals, who pay $15 billion in taxes, and reminded Washington ... Read more...

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Karan Johar chooses his directors on instinct


January 28th, 2012 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 28 (IANS) Filmmaker Karan Johar is ecstatic with the reception of his latest production "Agneepath", helmed by a debutant director, Karan Malhotra, who is getting rave reviews. ... Read more...

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India’s SMEs welcome 100 percent FDI in single-brand retail


January 27th, 2012 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Welcoming the government's decision to allow 100 percent foreign direct investment in single-brand retail, India's small and medium enterprises (SMEs) say the mandatory 30 percent ... Read more...

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‘Fashion weeks just have entertainment value’ (With Image)


January 23rd, 2012 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) Expressing concern over the growing number of fashion weeks, designer Rahul Mishra, who is known for his contribution to Indian handlooms and has featured ... Read more...

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‘Ladies vs…’ average, earns Rs.16.54 cr in opening weekend


December 12th, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Ranveer Singh and Anushka Sharma-starrer "Ladies vs Ricky Bahl" made an average start and the romantic comedy, which got mixed reviews, has earned approximately ... Read more...

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Now IIFA wants to organise ‘weekend’ for southern industry


December 2nd, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 2 (IANS) After taking Bollywood offshore, IIFA organiser Wizcraft International wants the southern film industry to also get on board to create a global platform for them.During the ... Read more...

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GE chief Immelt lauds Indian entrepreneurship


September 26th, 2011 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 26 (IANS) General Electric (GE) chief executive Jeffrey R. Immelt Monday heaped praise on Indian entrepreneurship for its contribution to the Indian growth story."India has great entrepreneurs and ... Read more...

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2G scam probe sub judice: Congress


September 23rd, 2011 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) The Congress Friday defended union Home Minister P. Chidambaram, whose resignation has been demanded by the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party for his alleged role ... Read more...

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Modi begins fast by reciting Gujarat’s success story


September 17th, 2011 - 2:11 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Sep 17 (IANS) Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi began his three-day 'sadbhavana' (goodwill) fast Saturday by heaping praises on the state for its inclusive growth and communal ... Read more...

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As India borrows Pakistani romance, one man recasts himself


September 16th, 2011 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 16 (IANS) From hero to villain to out-of-work film actor to TV star, Mohnish Behl has had a long checkered journey in showbiz. But in his twilight years, ... Read more...

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Way2SMS reaches 20 million users


September 14th, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 14 (IANS) Way2SMS, Hyderabad-based web portal, which offers free messaging from PC to mobile, has disclosed it has reached a milestone of 20 million users.Its platform is managing ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

I don’t think anyone can compete with me: SRK


August 31st, 2011 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) He isn't the Bollywood Badshah for nothing! Superstar Shah Rukh Khan not just believes he is the best, he is confident that no one ... Read more...

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Britain lagging behind in digital age: Google chief


August 27th, 2011 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 27 (IANS) Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt has warned that Britain would fall behind in the digital age unless it makes drastic changes in its education system.Schmidt said ... Read more...

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Ekta Kapoor inspires Minissha Lamba


June 14th, 2011 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, June 14 (IANS) Actress Minissha Lamba, who plays a reality TV show producer in "Bheja Fry 2", says she took inspiration from Ekta Kapoor to prepare for her ... Read more...

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Stricter radiation norms soon for mobile handsets


June 5th, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) Concerned by the latest World Health Organisations (WHO) study linking mobile phone usage with brain tumours, Minister of State for Communication and Information Technology Sachin ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

China’s richest village scales new heights


May 6th, 2011 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 6 (IANS) A village in China's Jiangsu province is unusual as all its residents live in plush villas with two cars and at least $250,000 in their ... Read more...

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‘KBC 5′ to go on air in August, Rohit Bal to design for Big B


May 5th, 2011 - 1:37 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan is all set to make a comeback to the small screen with the fifth season of hit quiz show "Kaun Banega ... Read more...

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BMW maintains momentum as leading luxury car manufacturer in India


April 11th, 2011 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
Gurgaon, Apr.11 (ANI-Business Wire India): The Indian branch of German car manufacturer BMW continues to maintain momentum as the leading luxury car manufacturer in the country. It has delivered 1027 cars in ... Read more...

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Weekend plans lurk in air, Indians hope for World Cup victory


April 1st, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) It's a special weekend! Come Saturday, many Indians plan to slouch on their couches or go to a theatre or restaurant to watch the India-Sri ... Read more...

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My success will encourage youth in Bihar: Designer Govind Singh


February 25th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Feb 25 (IANS) Govind Kumar Singh, who is from Bihar, was voted the top upcoming Indian fashion designer 2011 by Cotton Council International (CCI), and he feels his success story will ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Patience is a virtue, believes Katrina


February 25th, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif sincerely believes that "Sabr ka phal meetha hota hai" (Patience always pays off) -- the slogan for her new Mango Slice ad campaign. ... Read more...

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Read more, desist from using harsh words: PM’s retort to Jaitley


February 24th, 2011 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday hit out at Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Arun Jaitley for criticising him, saying the Leader of Opposition in the Rajya ... Read more...

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External Affairs Ministry clarifies reported UNSC remarks attributed to Krishna


February 12th, 2011 - 10:30 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 12(ANI): In response to a query regarding External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna's address yesterday at the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), it was clarified that the initial parts of ... Read more...

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