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The making of new Pakistani cinema - with help from India


August 9th, 2012 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) Mazhar Zaidi and Farjad Nabi are journalists-turned-filmmakers from Pakistan. When they came together to make "Zinda Bhaag" on a burning issue in Pakistan, ... Read more...

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‘Never again’ says Rwanda on 18th anniversary of genocide


April 8th, 2012 - 11:33 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) "Never again" would such a monstrosity be allowed to happen, the East African nation of Rwanda declared Saturday, the 18th anniversary of the genocide against ... Read more...

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Murdoch to launch Sun on Sunday next week


February 20th, 2012 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 20 (IANS) News Corporation chairman Rupert Murdoch will unveil the first issue of Sun on Sunday next week, The Telegraph reported.The widely-anticipated Sunday version of The Sun will ... Read more...

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High court horror: Splattered blood, flying body parts


September 7th, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Blood splattered on the street, tatters of what were till a few minutes ago litigants' papers, heart-wrenching wails, disfigured men raising hysterical screams -- what ... Read more...

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Miffed Afridi decides to retire, PCB comes under pressure


May 31st, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, May 31 (IANS) Pakistan's cricket chiefs felt the heat Tuesday after former captain Shahid Afridi announced his retirement from international cricket and blamed them for his decision.Led by federal ... Read more...

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Washington invites Bashir to mend US-Pak ties tattered by drone attack, visa issues


April 6th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 6(ANI): The United States has invited Pakistan Foreign Secretary Salman Bashir for crucial talks to mend ties with Islamabad, which have been in tatters since the March 17 drone attack ... Read more...

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UK man survives being dragged through 5-inch small gap


March 25th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 25 (ANI): A factory worker in England survived after being dragged through a 5-inch gap in machinery.Matthew Lowe, who was working at Compass Engineering's factory at Barugh near Barnsley as ... Read more...

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Amarinder questions murder accused as Punjab vigilance chief


March 16th, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 16 (IANS) The Congress Wednesday questioned the continuance of a senior police officer, who is facing trial in two murder cases, as the Punjab vigilance chief.Punjab Congress president ... Read more...

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Married US teacher who got teen pupil pregnant jailed for 3 years


December 9th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 09 (ANI): A married US teacher, who got a teenage girl pregnant, has been jailed for three years.Timothy King's 'glittering career' was left in tatters after one of the ... Read more...

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Miley Cyrus Goes The sexy Way In Her Recent Video


November 6th, 2010 - 3:23 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 6, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Miley Cyrus has been through a lot of trouble recently, her personal life is in tatters at the moment. On the personal front, Miley has broken ... Read more...

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Stephen Fry doesn’t confirm that Warner Bros are behind the vanishing Harry Potter tweets


November 1st, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Nov 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) New reports indicate that Stephen Fry has been ordered by Warner Bros to remove the behind the scene pictures of the new Harry Potter movie, Harry ... Read more...

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CWG Hockey: Pakistan, New Zealand on course for semis (Roundup)


October 7th, 2010 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) Pakistan and New Zealand are on course for semifinal berths with two victories apiece as the competition in the Commonwealth Games men's hockey tournament increased ... Read more...

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Failed to stop ‘thorn in the side’ Laxman despite ‘analyzing him inside out’: Ponting


October 6th, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 6 (ANI): Ricky Ponting's dreams of wining a Test on Indian soil as skipper was again in tatters, with the Australian skipper admitting that VVS Laxman and Sachin Tendulkar ... Read more...

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Becks hopes to save his career - with yoga!


September 12th, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 12 (ANI): Football legend David Beckham hopes his yoga craze will keep him fit to play top-level football till 40s.The footie hunk, 35, fell in love with the workout ... Read more...

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‘And Once Again’ - Disappointing fare by Amol Palekar (Hindi Film Review, Rating: **1/2)


August 22nd, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
By Satyen K. Bordoloi Film: "And Once Again"; Starring: Rituparna Sengupta, Rajat Kapoor, Antara Mali;Director: Amol Palekar; Rating: **1/2Loss, an obviousness in life, is extremely difficult to depict on screen. Yet to ... Read more...

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Klose quietly ready to reach his century


July 2nd, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Erasmia (South Africa), July 2 (DPA) Miroslav Klose will join an illustrious group of German players to reach 100 caps if he takes the field as expected against Argentina Saturday in ... Read more...

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NCP names Phillip as Goa president


June 29th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 29 (IANS) The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) has appointed Jose Phillip D'Souza as its Goa president, it was announced Tuesday. Jose Phillip is now the cabinet minister for revenue and ... Read more...

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Oksana Grigorieva Purportedly Wins A Restraining Order Against Mel Gibson


June 27th, 2010 - 8:57 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 27, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The romantic relationship between the prominent American actor and director, Mel Gibson, and the Russian vocalist, Oksana Grigorieva, has wound up in a chaotic and ... Read more...

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‘The Code’ offers boozers a chance to kick the bottle for good


June 2nd, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 2 (ANI): A British company is providing a five-day last-ditch treatment to people wanting to kick the bottle.The Sunderland-based Aluston Health Ltd, founded by former heavy drinkers, Russell Hughes, ... Read more...

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Snooker champ Higgins said to be ’suicidal’ over match-fixing claims


May 3rd, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 3 (ANI): World snooker champion John Higgins was last night said to be "suicidal" after being suspended from the sport amid shock allegations of match fixing.According to The Sun, the ... Read more...

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Four years after ouster, Nepal’s deposed king having last laugh


April 24th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, April 24 (IANS) Four years after he was forced to end his army-propped regime and endure the start of a retributive process to abolish monarchy, Nepal's deposed king Gyanendra ... Read more...

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Capello urges Wayne Bridge to reconsider his decision to quit


February 26th, 2010 - 12:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 26 (ANI): England boss Fabio Capello has urged left-back Wayne Bridge to reconsider his decision of quitting the team ahead of the 2010 World Cup.Bridge on Thursday declared that he ... Read more...

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Cheryl Cole to divorce love-rat Ashley?


February 17th, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 17 (ANI): Cheryl Cole is said to be considering getting a divorce from husband Ashley.Their marriage has been left in tatters over claims Ashley, 29, had secret sex sessions ... Read more...

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Broken left ankle could spell end of Cole’s World Cup dream


February 12th, 2010 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.12 (ANI): A broken left ankle has left Chelsea left-back Ashley Coles chances of making it to the England World Cup squad in tatters.According to The Sun, Cole enters hospital ... Read more...

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Gunners are like a wounded animal, says Liverpool’s Gerrard


February 10th, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb. 10 (ANI): Liverpool FC skipper Steven Gerrard reckons Arsenal is a 'wounded animal' and can expect another savaging from the reborn Reds.Liverpool travel to the Emirates tonight on the ... Read more...

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Wenger says will rest his stars to win Premier League


January 2nd, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan. 2 (ANI): Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says he is ready to rest most of his first team in the FA Cup against West Ham tomorrow, because he wants them ... Read more...

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Golf’s original bad boy comes to Tiger Woods’ rescue


December 9th, 2009 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 9 (ANI): John Daly has asked fellow golfers to refrain from attacking Tiger Woods for cheating on wife Elin Nordegren, as the World No.1 has done a lot for ... Read more...

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Hamid Karzai’s popularity at all time low


November 13th, 2009 - 10:53 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Kabul, Nov 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The newly elected Afghan president, Hamid Karzai is facing the lowest popularity ratings and his image is in tatters, even though he is all set to be ... Read more...

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Liverpool’s progression more important than winning trophies: Benitez


November 1st, 2009 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 1 (ANI): Despite reeling way behind in the Premier League, Liverpool manager Rafa Benitez has stunned the Reds' fans by his latest outburst by insisting that increasing the club's ... Read more...

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Liverpool FC must not panic against Man U: Rafa Benitez


October 23rd, 2009 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 23 (ANI): Liverpool FC must not panic in their bid to save their season against Manchester United on Sunday, feels coach Rafa Benitez.A home defeat against the league leaders would ... Read more...

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Major political parties to go alone in Jharkhand polls


September 22nd, 2009 - 11:29 am ICT by IANS
By Nityanand Shukla Ranchi, Sep 22 (IANS) Major political parties in Jharkhand have announced they would go it alone in the upcoming assembly elections in what promises to be a neck-and-neck contest.The ... Read more...

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Tearful Winehouse ‘reunites with wedding album’


August 1st, 2009 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 1 (ANI): Popstar Amy Winehouse burst into tears after reuniting with her wedding album, according to reports.The intimate wedding album was found lying in tatters by Dermot O'Regan just ... Read more...

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FIA reacts angrily to FOTA talks walkout


July 9th, 2009 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Nuerburg, Germany, July 9 (DPA) Motorsport's ruling body, the FIA, responded angrily Thursday to a decision by the eight members of the Formula One Teams Association (FOTA) to walk out of a ... Read more...

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Queensland cricket authorities back Symonds


June 6th, 2009 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 6 (IANS) Troubled all-rounder Andrew Symonds has got the backing of Queensland cricket authorities as he fights to save his career. Symonds arrived at Brisbane airport with his international career in ... Read more...

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General Motors prepares for historic bankruptcy


May 30th, 2009 - 11:29 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 30 (DPA) The century-old US industrial icon General Motors is expected to declare bankruptcy Monday in what would be the most humiliating blow yet for the reeling US auto ... Read more...

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