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President Mukherjee’s first official visit to Chennai, Tiruputi


September 7th, 2012 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) In his first official visit after assuming the highest constitutional position, President Pranab Mukherjee will undertake a two-day tour to Chennai and Andhra Pradesh, ... Read more...

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Kerala temple’s riches state assets: CPI-M


September 19th, 2011 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 19 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Monday said the treasure found in the Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple here is the property of the state and a state-run ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa charged with graft, stares at trial (Evening Lead)


July 27th, 2011 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 27 (IANS) Lokayukta N. Santosh Hegde Wednesday sought the trial of Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa and four ministers for corruption over illegal mining, threatening the future ... Read more...

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Billion hearts, one dream: India prays for encore


April 2nd, 2011 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) It isn't quite war this time. With three days to recoup from the spent emotions of Mohali, a cheerful and excited India Saturday was ... Read more...

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President Rajapaksa prays for Lankan team ahead of WC final


April 2nd, 2011 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Tirupati, Apr 2 (ANI): Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa visited the renowned Tirupati temple to pray for the success of his team ahead of the 2011 World Cup cricket final to be ... Read more...

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Sri Lankan president prays at Tirupati temple for team’s victory


April 2nd, 2011 - 1:16 am ICT by IANS
Tirupati (Andhra Pradesh), April 1 (IANS) Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa visited the renowned Tirupati temple here Friday evening and prayed for the success of his country's cricket ... Read more...

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Tirupati temple proposes breeding of civet for musk


March 10th, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) To meet the demand for musk at Sri Venkateswara temple -- India's richest temple -- in Tirupati, the temple administration has proposed to sponsor breeding ... Read more...

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Tirupati temple deposits 1,175 kg gold with SBI


February 11th, 2011 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
Tirupati (Andhra Pradesh), Feb 11 (IANS) India's richest Hindu temple here Friday deposited 1,175 kg gold with the State Bank of India (SBI) to convert the "dead assets" into income earning ... Read more...

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Kolkata college readies red carpet for old boy - Nepal’s president


January 25th, 2011 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Jan 25 (IANS) On Friday, when Calcutta Medical College celebrates its 177th Foundation Day, the festivities will include laying out the red carpet for an old boy who rose to ... Read more...

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Shirdi’s Sai Baba temple goes green with solar steam cooking system


October 20th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
By Ritwik BhalekarShirdi, Oct.20 (ANI): The Sai Baba temple in Maharashtra's Shirdi town has gone green as 'prasadam'in the temple kitchens are prepared through solar-steam cooking system for thousands of devotees.The main ... Read more...

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70 couples tie nuptial knot at mass marriage ceremony in Andhra Pradesh


August 15th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
By JyotiHyderabad, Aug.15 (ANI): About 70 couples tied the nuptial knot at a mass marriage ceremony in Hyderabad on Saturday (Aug.14).The 'Kalyanamasthu' or, the marriage ceremony was organised by Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam ... Read more...

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Efforts intensified to trap leopards near Tirupati temple


August 6th, 2010 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 6 (IANS) Forest officials Friday intensified their efforts to trap two leopards after devotees walking on the footpath to the Tirupati temple in Andhra Pradesh spotted one of them. The devotees, ... Read more...

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Opposition strike hits hard Andhra Pradesh (Lead)


July 5th, 2010 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 5 (IANS) The nationwide shutdown called Monday to protest rising fuel prices hit hard Congress-ruled Andhra Pradesh where many top leaders and hundreds of activists were arrested. The shutdown was ... Read more...

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Shutdown hits normal life in Andhra Pradesh


July 5th, 2010 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 5 (IANS) The nationwide shutdown called by opposition parties Monday to protest the hike in petroleum prices affected normal life in Andhra Pradesh. Shops, business establishments and educational institutions remained ... Read more...

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Haryana to give land for Balaji temple


June 17th, 2010 - 1:31 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 16 (IANS) Haryana Wednesday granted 5.52 acres of land free of cost for constructing a Lord Venkteswara (Balaji) temple in the state, an official said. The temple would be set up ... Read more...

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Andhra government to rebuild collapsed temple tower


May 27th, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 27 (IANS) The "Rajagopuram" towering entrance to the 15th century Srikalahasti temple in Chittoor district that collapsed Wednesday night will be rebuilt with the assistance of the Archaeological Survey of ... Read more...

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Towering entrance of Andhra Pradesh temple collapses


May 27th, 2010 - 1:30 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 26 (IANS) The 'Rajagopuram' or the towering entrance to the ancient Srikalahasti temple in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor district collapsed Wednesday night, police said. No one was injured. The temple's 136-feet-tall Rajagopuram, ... Read more...

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Tirupati temple deposits 1,075 kilograms of gold with SBI


May 24th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Tirupati (Andhra Pradesh), May 24 (ANI): The Tirupati Temple in Andhra Pradesh has for the first time deposited 1,075 kilograms of gold with the State Bank of India (SBI) owing to ... Read more...

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Tirupati’s Balaji temple to be set up in Kurukshetra


February 25th, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 25 (IANS) The Balaji temple of Tirupati, the famous Hindu shrine, will be set up in Haryana's historic town of Kurukshetra, the temple management told Haryana Chief Minister Bhupiunder Singh ... Read more...

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Vaiko condemns special treatment for Lankan president at Tirupati


January 1st, 2010 - 9:42 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Jan 1 (ANI): The Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK) founder, V Gopalswamy (Vaiko), condemned the Union Government for inviting Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa and giving a preferential treatment to him ... Read more...

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Lucknow scientists to rejuvenate mango orchard in Rishikesh


December 28th, 2009 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 28 (IANS) In Uttarkahand's pilgrimage town Rishikesh, old and unproductive mango orchards owned by the world-famous Tirupati temple trust will regain their lost vigour and produce fruits, with the help ... Read more...

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Shilpa Shetty to go to US for honeymoon


November 28th, 2009 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Satyavedu (Andhra Pradesh), Nov 28 (ANI): Newly married Bollywood actor Shilpa Shetty said that she would go for her honeymoon to the United States.Shetty visited her guru Kalki Bhagavan at ... Read more...

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Shilpa Shetty visits Tirupati temple to seek its blessings


November 27th, 2009 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
Ttirumala, Nov 27 (ANI): Newly married Bollywood actor Shilpa Shetty sought blessings at the Tirupati temple here today.Dressed in a golden red sari, Shetty paid her respect to the deities along ... Read more...

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Mortgage of temple jewellery only tip of iceberg: Chiranjeevi


August 26th, 2009 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 26 (IANS) Actor-turned-politician Chiranjeevi told the Andhra Pradesh assembly Wednesday that the mortgaging of the jewellery of a Tirupati temple by the priest was only the tip of the iceberg. The ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi, YSR pray at Tirupati temple


April 17th, 2009 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 17 (IANS) Congress party general secretary Rahul Gandhi and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy prayed separately at the famous Lord Venkateshwara temple in Tirupati. Gandhi, one of the ... Read more...

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7,600 couples marry at Andhra Pradeshs famous Tirumala temple


November 4th, 2008 - 8:46 pm ICT by ANI
By Jagdish Tirupati (Andhra Pradesh), Nov.4 (ANI): About 7,600 couples tied the nuptial knot at the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam Board of the famed Sri Venkateshwara Temple under the Kalyanamasthu programme. The Sri ... Read more...

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Archbishop of Canterbury to visit Hindu temple in gesture of peace


November 4th, 2008 - 11:08 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 4 (IANS) Britain's most powerful church leader is to visit a large Hindu temple in central England in a gesture of friendship and peace just weeks after the killings of ... Read more...

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My only close friend in the industry is Rekha: Hema Malini (Interview)


October 16th, 2008 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 16 (IANS) Dream Girl Hema Malini turns an ageless 60 Thursday and her daughters - Esha and Ahana - have planned a grand birthday party where all her close friends ... Read more...

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Hema Malini turns 60 Thursday, but feels sweet 16


October 15th, 2008 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) An actor, classical dancer, filmmaker and politician - Bollywood's 'dream girl' Hema Malini who juggles different roles with aplomb, turns 60 Thursday but says she still feels ... Read more...

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Sacraments, Assam tea, spices…India Post to deliver this and more


July 2nd, 2008 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
By Alkesh Sharma Chandigarh, July 2 (IANS) From sacraments of south Indian temples to Assam tea, spices from Kerala and sweetmeats from Punjab, India Post is set to deliver all this at your ... Read more...

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Andhra police to send team to Jaipur


May 14th, 2008 - 11:20 pm ICT by admin
Hyderabad, May 14 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh police will send a special team to Jaipur to study the series of blasts that rocked the Rajasthan capital Tuesday night, killing 63 people, officials ... Read more...

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Actress Shreya slaps molester in Tirupati


April 9th, 2008 - 2:06 am ICT by admin
Chennai, April 8 (IANS) South Indian actress Shreya Saran was allegedly molested by an employee of a Hindu monastery during a visit to the famed Tirupati temple. The actress slapped the man ... Read more...

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