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Indian animation industry ready to take off: Ketan Mehta (Interview)


July 28th, 2012 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The Indian animation industry is on a growth trajectory given not just the talent pool and lower costs but also the treasure trove of ... Read more...

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Mamata Banerjee condoles Mehdi Hassan’s death


June 13th, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee expressed deep anguish at the death of legendary Pakistani singer Mehdi Hassan, who died Wednesday after a prolonged ... Read more...

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Osama ordered suicide squads against Obama, Nato commander


May 4th, 2012 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 4 (IANS) Osama bin Laden ordered suicide squads to be created in Pakistan and Afghanistan to track down US President Barack Obama and then NATO commander Gen. ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda hid attack plan in porn movie (Lead)


May 1st, 2012 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 1 (IANS) Over a hundred Al Qaeda documents embedded inside a pornographic movie have revealed plots of carrying out terror strikes in Europe similar to the November 2008 ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda’s Europe attack plans found hidden in porn movie


May 1st, 2012 - 10:37 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 1 (IANS) Hundreds of internal Al Qaeda documents embedded inside a pornographic movie on a memory disk have revealed plots of carrying out attacks in Europe similar to ... Read more...

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Hoard of Roman coins discovered


March 23rd, 2012 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 23 (IANS) More than 30,000 silver Roman coins have been found by archaeologists at the site of a new city-centre hotel in Britain.The hoard, believed to date from ... Read more...

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Spies create top NATO commander’s fake Facebook profile


March 13th, 2012 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
London, March 12 (IANS) NATO's top commander has been embroiled in a major security alert after a fake Facebook account was opened under his name by "Chinese spies".Senior British ... Read more...

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NMDC detects tunnel-like structure under hillock


March 5th, 2012 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 5 (IANS) The National Mineral Development Corp (NMDC) has detected a tunnel like structure under Naubat Pahad, the famous hillock in the heart of the city, giving credence ... Read more...

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Osama’s presence in Pakistan an enduring mystery: Daily


March 1st, 2012 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 1 (IANS) Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden's presence in Abbottabad, where he was killed last year, is the subject of enduring mystery and endless speculation, said a ... Read more...

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Documentation of Padmanabhaswamy temple’s treasure begins


February 27th, 2012 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 27 (IANS) The documentation of the temple treasure unearthed at the famed Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple last year began Monday morning with a joint meeting of the two ... Read more...

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Opening up a treasure trove of Punjabi literature


February 22nd, 2012 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) Diplomat-writer Navdeep Suri opened a treasure chest of Punjabi literature with the launch of the "A Life Incomplete", an English translation of his grandfather ... Read more...

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Documentation of Padmanabhaswamy temple treasure begins


February 20th, 2012 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 20 (IANS) The documentation of the treasure unearthed at the famed Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple last year began Monday morning with a joint meeting of the two committees ... Read more...

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Creative stone works draw huge crowds at trade fair


February 2nd, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 2 (IANS) Rich stone varieties across India, latest techniques for chipping stones in different hues, and about 300 artisans carving stunning shapes under one roof are attracting ... Read more...

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Kerala temple treasure: Trial documentation on Feb 9


January 22nd, 2012 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 22 (IANS) A joint-sitting of Supreme Court-appointed committees Sunday decided on a Feb 9 trial run of documenting the treasure unearthed at the famed Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple."On Feb ... Read more...

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Canada has not expelled diplomats: Russia


January 21st, 2012 - 10:57 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Russian foreign ministry has denied reports that said four Russian embassy staff in Canadian capital Ottawa were expelled following the arrest of a Canadian ... Read more...

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Darwin’s lost fossils collection found in Britain


January 17th, 2012 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 17 (IANS) A treasure trove of fossils collected by a young Charles Darwin in the 1830s in South America during his five-year voyage on the HMS Beagle that ... Read more...

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Moon map reveals titanium treasure trove


October 16th, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 16 (IANS) A map of the moon shows a treasure trove of areas rich in titanium ores, which is helping scientists unravel the mysteries of the satellite's ... Read more...

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Kerala temple treasure’s documentation begins Nov 9


October 15th, 2011 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 15 (IANS) Documentation of the nearly Rs.1 lakh crore-worth treasure unearthed at the famed Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple in Kerala would begin Nov 9, said the head of a ... Read more...

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Five-tier security for Kerala treasure temple


September 29th, 2011 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 29 (IANS) The security cover at Kerala's Sree Padmanabhaswamy, where around Rs.1 lakh crore worth treasure was found stashed away, will be upgraded from three-tier to five-tier, an ... Read more...

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£155m treasure trove discovered on shipwreck


September 27th, 2011 - 8:38 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Sept 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The 1941 British ship which was sunk by a Nazi torpedo has been discovered on the floor of the ocean. The cargo ship was spotted by the ... Read more...

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British commandos wanted to abduct Rommel: War diary


September 23rd, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 23 (IANS) Crack British commandos had chalked out a plan to kidnap German commander Field Marshal Erwin Rommel, revealed a war diary.The SAS War Diary includes the mission ... Read more...

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Specialised agency to value Kerala temple treasure


September 6th, 2011 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 6 (IANS) A joint sitting of the Supreme Court appointed committees on the Sree Padmanabha Swamy temple Tuesday decided to set up a highly specialised agency for valuing ... Read more...

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Achuthanandan denies he called ex-royal family smuggler


August 23rd, 2011 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 23 (IANS) Following widespread censure, former Kerala chief minister V.S. Achuthanandan Tuesday backtracked on his allegation that the ex-royal family of Travancore smuggled jewels from the Sree Padmanabhaswamy ... Read more...

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Priests warn against opening Kerala temple’s vault (Lead)


August 12th, 2011 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 11 (IANS) A group of priests who conducted an astrological examination or 'devaprasnam' at the Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple here has concluded that family members of those who open ... Read more...

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Priests warn against opening Kerala temple’s vault


August 11th, 2011 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 11 (IANS) A group of priests who conducted an astrological examination or 'devaprasnam' at the Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple here has concluded that family members of those who open ... Read more...

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As cameras enter Kerala temple, prists plan special prayers


August 7th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 7 (IANS) With the Supreme Court appointed committee having begun documentation of the Sri Padmanabhaswamy temple's treasure trove believed to be worth Rs.1 lakh crore, priests will conduct ... Read more...

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Kerala royals thrilled at treasure discovery


July 3rd, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 3 (IANS) The erstwhile royal family of Travancore in Kerala is thrilled that valuables worth thousands of crores have been discovered in the chambers of a temple it ... Read more...

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Tight security as Kerala temple’s treasure trove opened


July 1st, 2011 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 1 (IANS) Heavy security was in place at the Sri Padmanabhaswamy temple here as a seven-member Supreme Court-appointed team Friday went about opening and taking an inventory of ... Read more...

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Bollywood remembers Panchamda on his 72nd birth anniversary (June 27 is R.D. Burman’s birth anniversary)


June 25th, 2011 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 25 (IANS) R.D. Burman was a musical genius whose experiments and innovativeness made him one of the most beloved musicians of his time. Remembering him on his ... Read more...

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Police summons two members of Sathya Sai trust


June 22nd, 2011 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 22 (IANS) In a new twist to the case of transporting a huge amount of money from late spiritual leader Sathya Sai Baba's ashram in Puttaparthi, two ... Read more...

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271 Picasso works found with French couple


June 14th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 14 (IANS) A French couple have been found to illegally possess 271 works by Spanish artist Pablo Picasso worth up to 80 million pounds ($131 million).Pierre Le Guennec, ... Read more...

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Jury begins deliberations in Rana trial


June 8th, 2011 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, June 8 (IANS) The jury began deliberations Wednesday in the trial of Pakistan-born Canadian businessman Tahawwur Rana, accused of providing material support to Pakistan-based terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) in ... Read more...

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Headley, treasure trove of info on terrorism: Prosecution


June 8th, 2011 - 10:14 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, June 8 (IANS) US prosecutors have dubbed confessed Pakistani-American terrorist David Headley "an awful man" but defended a plea deal with him saying he carried a treasure trove of ... Read more...

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Arrested Al Qaeda terrorist lived in Pakistan for a decade


May 19th, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 19 (IANS) A senior Al Qaeda operative had been living in the country for almost 10 years and his arrest has led to a "treasure trove" of information, ... Read more...

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Poisonous gas in well kills three


May 18th, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, May 18 (IANS) In the second such incident within a fortnight in Jharkhand, three people were killed and four others took ill after inhaling poisonous gas inside a well, ... Read more...

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