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No improvement in A.K. Hangal’s condition


August 25th, 2012 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 25 (IANS) There is no improvement in the condition of veteran actor A.K. Hangal and he is "still serious", his son said Saturday. Hangal was recently admitted to ... Read more...

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Tyeb Mehta’s ‘falling figure’ to lead Christie’s fall sale (With Image)


August 15th, 2012 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) An untitled falling figure by Tyeb Mehta, estimated at $6,00,000-$800,000, which became the mascot for "culture against communalism" movement in Mumbai in 1990s will ... Read more...

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Mysore to host international summit on space research


July 13th, 2012 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 13 (IANS) About 3,000 scientists and students from 75 countries, including India, will deliberate on the benefits of space for humankind at a summit in Mysore, 150 ... Read more...

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US wants better India-Bangladesh economic ties


April 24th, 2012 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, April 24 (IANS) The US wants better trade and economic relations between India and Bangladesh through the northeastern region which has "huge scope of progress in future", an American ... Read more...

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80 entries for National Autocross


April 23rd, 2012 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 23 (IANS) Nearly 80 vehicles, some of them driven by well-known names, are likely to take part in the first round of the inaugural Indian National Autocross Championship ... Read more...

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US ambassador-designate Nancy Powell arrives in India


April 20th, 2012 - 12:59 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) US ambassador-designate Nancy J. Powell arrived here Thursday, following her March 29 confirmation by the American Senate as the first woman head of the ... Read more...

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New US envoy to India says hello in 10 languages


April 18th, 2012 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 18 (IANS) Nancy Powell, who will be the first female American ambassador to India, arrives in New Delhi this week with an intimate video message of greetings subtitled ... Read more...

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Agartala kicks off mission to become Hepatitis free


April 15th, 2012 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, April 15 (IANS) The Tripura government Sunday launched an ambitious programme to make its capital Agartala a Hepatitis free city, considering northeastern India's vulnerability to this highly contagious disease.According ... Read more...

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Fat Boy Slim to perform in India (With Images)


April 9th, 2012 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) British DJ Norman Quentin, popularly known as Fat Boy Slim, is set to for his maiden India tour. The musician is happy to know that ... Read more...

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Katy Perry to perform live during IPL opening ceremony


March 20th, 2012 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 20 (IANS) American pop star Katy Perry will be performing live for the first time in India during the Indian Premier League (IPL) Opening Nite to be ... Read more...

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Conference to foster ties between corporates and NGOs


March 15th, 2012 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) Helping NGOs and corporates to foster ties and develop a planned social responsibility strategy will be the focus of an exhibition and conference beginning Friday ... Read more...

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Boeing India head calls for hike in air fares


March 14th, 2012 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 14 (IANS) A top Boeing official has strongly advocated a hike in air fares by 15 percent to regain the health of the civil aviation industry.Dinesh Keskar, Boeing ... Read more...

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India’s spy satellite to be launched in April


March 13th, 2012 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 13 (IANS) A wholly Indian-built spy/surveillance satellite - Radar Imaging Satellite (Risat-1) - that can see through clouds and fog and has very high- resolution imaging is ... Read more...

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Revelry as India in Olympic race, hard road ahead


February 27th, 2012 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) It was celebration time in India with the men's hockey team back in the Olympics after eight years. The only person who is thinking of ... Read more...

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Celebrations as India hockey back in Olympic race


February 27th, 2012 - 1:24 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) It was celebration time in India with the men's hockey team back in the Olympics after eight years. The only person who is thinking of ... Read more...

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Sticky bomb could have been made by foreign experts: Police


February 15th, 2012 - 1:03 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) The sticky bomb used in the terror attack on the Israeli embassy car was used for the first time in India and could have been ... Read more...

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Four US diplomats to go on ‘padyatra’ in India


February 6th, 2012 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 6 (IANS) Four American diplomats from the US Consulate in Mumbai will embark on a brisk 100-km-long two-day 'padyatra' to raise funds for the poor in India, an ... Read more...

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Manipur sees over 80 percent turnout, seven killed (Night Lead)


January 28th, 2012 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, Jan 28 (IANS) Manipur recorded over 80 percent turnout in the assembly election Saturday but the figure could go up as voting was still on in some remote parts ... Read more...

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Six killed in Manipur, poll turnout over 70 percent (Fourth Lead)


January 28th, 2012 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, Jan 28 (IANS) At least six people, including a suspected Naga militant and a paramilitary trooper, were killed in violence during elections to the Manipur assembly Saturday. The state ... Read more...

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Wikipedia shuts for 24 hours


January 18th, 2012 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 18 (IANS) Wikipedia, which describes itself as the largest encyclopaedia in human history, has blacked out its English-language site to protest proposed US anti-piracy laws."Imagine a world ... Read more...

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Wikipedia to shut for 24 hours, youngsters unaffected


January 17th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) The Wikipedia, popular community-edited online encyclopedia, may have decided to shut down its English version for 24 hours to garner support against the proposed US ... Read more...

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Urdu poet’s film shown in India after 53 years


January 12th, 2012 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 12 (IANS) "Jago Hua Savera", Urdu poet Faiz Ahmed Faiz's first film as a writer which was released in Pakistan in 1958, was shown for the first time ... Read more...

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Compensation for Muslim youths tortured in blast case


January 6th, 2012 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 6 (IANS) In an unprecedented move, the Andhra Pradesh government Friday paid compensation to Muslim youths wrongly arrested and tortured by police in the 2007 Mecca Masjid blast ... Read more...

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Amit Dube wins Gujarat Kensville qualifier; Bajaj, Bhasin also make it


January 4th, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, Jan 4 (IANS) Local knowledge helped Amit Dube and Rahul Bajaj grab two of three spots from the qualifier Wednesday for the Euros 200,000 Gujarat Kensville Challenge. The duo ... Read more...

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Tapping spirituality to reset corporate goals


January 4th, 2012 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 4 (IANS) The global economic meltdown, for which corporate greed in the developed world is mainly blamed, seems to be prompting management experts to bank on spirituality ... Read more...

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Now, a ‘paathshaala’ for prospective ‘netas’


December 31st, 2011 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Dec 31 (IANS) It is poll-time in India's largest state. And as election euphoria sweeps Uttar Pradesh, a coaching institute in Agra has announced a unique crash course - ... Read more...

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Mahindra to launch Duro DZ scooter at Auto Expo


December 27th, 2011 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 27 (IANS) Auto major Mahindra will launch its new Duro DZ scooter model and unveil its MGP30 racing motorcycle at the Delhi Auto Expo next month. "The Mahindra ... Read more...

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Indian GP confirmed for Oct 2012, US round also included


December 8th, 2011 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) Federation Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA) Thursday confirmed a 20-race calendar for the 2012 Formula One season and the Indian Grand Prix will be held from ... Read more...

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US sees ‘great opportunity’ in boosting India ties


December 3rd, 2011 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 3 (IANS) Acknowledging the broad bipartisan support enjoyed by India-US relations on Capitol Hill, key US lawmakers and officials alike have vowed to seize the "moment of great opportunity."Expression ... Read more...

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Future of India, US tied together: Governor of US state


November 29th, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 29 (IANS) Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley feels that the India-US relations would be a defining relationship of "our times" and that the future of the two countries is ... Read more...

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Artists, scientists brainstorm for green cause


November 27th, 2011 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 27 (IANS) It was an unusual gathering in this tech hub, organised perhaps for the first time in India but which went almost unnoticed though the discussions centred ... Read more...

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Vote your best snack on ‘India’s True Snexy’ (With Image)


November 15th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 15 (IANS) Reality shows in India number dime a dozen but a Mumbai-based firm has organised one not on television but on the internet where the people will ... Read more...

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Westinghouse forays into India, to invest Rs.70 crore


November 11th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) US-based consumer durable to nuclear power firm Westinghouse Electric Corporation Friday announced its foray into the Indian home appliances market and said it plans to ... Read more...

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Travelator to make Shirdi Sai Baba temple visit hassle-free


November 9th, 2011 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Shirdi (Maharashtra), Nov 9 (IANS) For the first time in India, the famous Sai Baba temple in Shirdi is planning to install travelators, or moving walkways like the ones at ... Read more...

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Indie music in India can beef up on Heineken beer


November 8th, 2011 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 8 (IANS) Indie music or independent music in India might just get a shot in the arm, with Heineken beer promising to back the brand of music in ... Read more...

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