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IT department’s biggest office in Delhi opens Wednesday

May 29th, 2012 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 29 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will inaugurate Wednesday a new office of income tax department at the tallest building in the national capital.Spread over 12 ... Read more...

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Parks, libraries, swimming pools, coffee contribute to Brit happiness

March 29th, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 29 (ANI): A survey on what really makes the Britons happy has found that some feel parks, libraries, swimming pools, and the smell of coffee can boost their happiness.Ministers last ... Read more...

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Walkable neighbourhoods have higher levels of social capital: Study

December 15th, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 15 (ANI): A new research has concluded that living in an area where amenities of daily life are within walking distance promotes healthy lifestyles and has positive implications for the ... Read more...

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Moscow blasts: Hundreds call for psychological help

March 30th, 2010 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 30 (IANS) Hundreds of alarmed people called a Moscow psychiatric institute following two terrorist attacks in the Moscow subway, a spokesman for the institute said Tuesday. Twin blasts occurred during the ... Read more...

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Moscow metro bombings kill 35 (Third Lead)

March 29th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least 35 people were killed when two powerful bombs ripped through two Moscow metro stations during rush hour Monday, officials said. The first blast took place ... Read more...

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Treadmill training boosts movements in Parkinson’s patients

January 20th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 20 (ANI): Treadmill training can help people with Parkinson's disease improve their walking movements, say researchers.According to Cochrane Researchers, treadmill training could be used to improve specific gait parameters in ... Read more...

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Lily Allen ‘planning to quit London for country retreat’

December 7th, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 7 (ANI): It seems Brit singer Lily Allen has had enough of the hustle bustle of London, for she is planning on buying a 1.3 million pounds country retreat.Allen, 24, ... Read more...

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Lily Allen to buy $2 mn country retreat

December 7th, 2009 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 7 (IANS) Singer Lily Allen is planning to quit London and splash out more than $2 million on a country retreat. The 24-year-old is keen on a five-bedroom house in Cotswolds ... Read more...

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Sipping coffee, at Leopold Cafe unafraid and undeterred (One Year After 26/11)

November 19th, 2009 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Gayatri Makhijani Mumbai, Nov 19 (IANS) It's breezy and, oh yes, bustling with people. Over a lunch of roast chicken and cold coffee, Leopold Cafe regular Wesley Paul says casually, "There are ... Read more...

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Madonna buying house for boyfriend in New York

October 8th, 2009 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 8 (IANS) Pop star Madonna is buying her much younger boyfriend Jesus Luz a house in New York and has allocated about $2.7 million (1.7 million pounds) to spend ... Read more...

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Singer Elly Jackson wants George Michael to be her dad

September 27th, 2009 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 27 (IANS) Elly Jackson is such a huge fan of George Michael that she wishes he was her father. The La Roux singer admires the pop legend, who was arrested earlier ... Read more...

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Arnie invited to London Olympics

September 22nd, 2009 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 22 (ANI): Arnold Schwarzenegger has been requested to attend London Olympics 2012 as a special guest.The 62-year-old actor-turned-California governor has been invited to see how East London has changed, ... Read more...

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Paris Hilton buys PS2m London home

February 1st, 2009 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 01 (ANI): Paris Hilton has reportedly bought a house in Camden, which is worth a whopping two million pounds.The townhouse is within walking distance of pads owned by Girls ... Read more...

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Thick fog disrupts normal life in Kolkata

January 15th, 2009 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Jan 15 (ANI): Thick fog disrupted normal life and delayed air and rail traffic in Kolkata. General visibility at the city airport dropped to low impermissible levels resulting in rescheduling ... Read more...

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Kohli found guilty of Hannah Foster’s rape, murder

November 25th, 2008 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 25 (IANS) Ex-van driver Maninder Pal Singh Kohli was Tuesday found guilty of the rape and murder of 17-year-old student Hannah Foster - more then five years after he ran ... Read more...

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Nicole Kidman house hunting near BFF Naomi Watts home

March 21st, 2008 - 4:45 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 21 (ANI): Pregnant Nicole Kidman is looking for a new home, and theres nothing shed like more than a place near BFF Naomi Watts.The Oscar winners camp recently got ... Read more...

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