Services face Kerala in Santosh Trophy semis

May 24th, 2012 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Cuttack, May 24 (IANS) Services and Kerala will square off in the semi-final of the National Football Championship for the Santosh Trophy at the Barabati Stadium here Friday.With tournament favourites ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Shahtoosh: Can the prized industry be revived again?

April 9th, 2012 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Srinagar, April 9 (IANS) Shahtoosh, the very very name signifies royalty and kingship, a Farsi word meaning 'King of Wools'. And each shawl, delicate and ethereal, costs hundreds of ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

I take time to open up: Prateik

February 15th, 2012 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 15 (IANS) A man of few words, Prateik is a natural actor thanks to his legacy, but the 25-year-old says acting is such a vast subject that he ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

The harsh realities of counter-insurgency operations

May 28th, 2011 - 10:59 am ICT by IANS
Jammu, May 28 (IANS) Questions are often asked why several columns of soldiers could not eliminate two or three terrorists hiding in the jungles of Jammu and Kashmir, or why ... Read more...

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BPL launches rechargeable lantern

May 5th, 2011 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 5 (IANS) BPL Techno Vision Private Limited (BTVL) - one of the country's leading rechargeable lighting system companies - Thursday launched Chirag, a rechargeable lantern, and hoped it ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Somalian pirates threaten to kill captive Danish family

March 2nd, 2011 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
Copenhagen (Denmark), Mar. 2 (ANI): Somalian pirates have warned that they will kill a Danish couple and their three children if any attempt is made to rescue them.The Danish family was on ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Supreme Court to hear pleas against gay sex in April (Lead)

February 7th, 2011 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
From Parmod Kumar New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday fixed April 19 for hearing a bunch of petitions challenging a Delhi High Court judgment decriminalising homosexual relationship among consenting adults."It ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Birds Found Dead Again, Now In Lousiana

January 5th, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The mysterious death of birds have hit another US state again and after Arkansas it is the turn of Louisiana. Just a few days after nearly ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Abhishek, Surya to fight it out with ‘…Obama’ this Friday (IANS Preview)

November 29th, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan and Tamil superstar Surya will tug it off at the box office this Friday with their outings "Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey" ... Read more...

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I was shocked I didn’t know about Chittagong uprising: Ashutosh Gowariker (Interview)

November 28th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 28 (IANS) Award-winning director Ashutosh Gowariker is confident that his new film "Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey" on the Chittagong uprising would be an enlightening experience for ... Read more...

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Art of Living serves menu of 5,600 dishes

November 4th, 2010 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 4 (IANS) A unique food event organised by The Art of Living in Ahmedabad witnessed an ensemble of 5,600 Indian vegetarian items which were prepared and distributed among 35,000 underprivileged ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

China donates Rs.53.6 lakh for Tagore gallery

August 28th, 2010 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 28 (IANS) The Chinese Government has decided to donate Rs.53.6 lakh for the establishment of a gallery on nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore in the Tagore Museum of Rabindra Bharati University. An ... Read more...

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Marches kick off Tagore’s 150th anniversary celebrations

May 8th, 2010 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 8 (IANS) West Bengal Saturday kicked off the year-long celebrations of Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore's 150th birth anniversary with two processions through busy streets of central and south Kolkata. The two ... Read more...

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Chidambaram for complete coverage of population register

March 4th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 4 (ANI): Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Thursday stressed for complete coverage of the population without duplication while preparing the National Population Register (NPR).Addressing the All ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Tappura ka tashan

August 11th, 2009 - 10:35 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Bhavya Gandhi aka Tappu of Tarak Mehta is flooded with film offers like every little-star on television. He has just finished shooting his part in the soon-to-release film "Striker'. In this film ... Read more...

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Bob Dylan delighted to be an ‘honorary Texan’

May 25th, 2009 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 25 (ANI): Folk musician Bob Dylan says that he is delighted to have received the title of an honorary Texan from former American President George W. Bush.Bush honoured Bob with ... Read more...

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The race for Delhi has begun, but winner is anyone’s guess (Comment)

April 18th, 2009 - 10:23 am ICT by IANS
By Amulya Ganguli Although marred by Maoist violence, the first phase of the Indian elections can be said to have got off to a reasonably satisfactory start.In the context of the vastness ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

NSG to enhance training methods to develop shock factor, says J.K.Dutt

January 18th, 2009 - 11:20 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan.18 (ANI): The countrys elite commando force the National Security Guards (NSG) is going to enhance and update its training to develop a surprise factor for terrorists and maintain ... Read more...

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Have a gala time enjoying trekking in Kullu Valley

June 10th, 2008 - 10:31 pm ICT by ANI
By Prem Kullu, June 10 (ANI): Trekking season is at its peak in Himachal Pradesh and several enthusiastic trekkers from different parts of the country and abroad are making a beeline for ... Read more...

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