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Tagore exhibition opens at Edinburgh Napier University

July 10th, 2012 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) An exhibition of photographs on the life of poet Rabindranath Tagore has opened at the Edinburgh Napier University in Scotland.The show, titled "The Wayfaring Poet", ... Read more...

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Traditional fabrics turn sensual in Tahiliani’s show

September 3rd, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) Designer Tarun Tahiliani's debut at the third edition of the Van Heusen India Men's Week (VHIMW) here showcased fabrics like malmal and khadi in a ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Nokia E7 touch-and-type phone launched in India

March 14th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) Finnish mobile handset maker Nokia Monday launched in the Indian market its much talked about touch-and-type business smartphone - Nokia E7 - equipped with a ... Read more...

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South Korean world traveller arrives in UAE

December 2nd, 2010 - 1:04 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Dec 1 (IANS/WAM) A South Korean cyclist who has travelled across 191 countries on a bicycle arrived in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Wednesday.Okhwan Yoon is on a mission to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Britain’s first mosque to get $4 mn facelift

January 3rd, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 3 (IANS) Britain's first mosque is to get a facelift, more than a century after falling into disuse.The mosque, situated in a terraced house in Liverpool, was built in 1899 ... Read more...

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British Airways pulls out beef meal, not for religion

May 9th, 2008 - 11:13 pm ICT by admin
London, May 9 (IANS) British Airways has said that it has stopped serving beef to economy class passengers but denied it did so for fear of offending Hindus. While beef and pork ... Read more...

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British Airways announces low fares

March 19th, 2008 - 9:12 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) British Airways Wednesday announced low fares for flights from Indian cities to Britain and the US to attract tourists during the summer season. Amanda Amos, the area ... Read more...

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Andy Serkis reteams with Peter Jackson in Tintin

December 15th, 2007 - 2:17 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 15 (ANI): English actor Andy Serkis is joining hands with director Peter Jackson once again, this time in DreamWorks' "Tintin, the movie trilogy partnership from Jackson and Steven Spielberg.Although ... Read more...

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