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PM sets up committee to review taxation of IT sector


July 30th, 2012 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday set up a committee to review taxation of "development centres" and IT sector, with a view to bring more ... Read more...

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Alec Baldwin Attacks Photographers after Obtaining Marriage License to Wed Fiancee


June 20th, 2012 - 7:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, June 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS)
 After obtaining his license to marry his fiancée Hilaria Thomas, “30 Rock” actor Alec Baldwin got involved in a confrontation with a photographer, who tried to ... Read more...

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Are Demi Moore and Joe Manganiello dating?


June 20th, 2012 - 7:37 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, June 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS)
US Actress Demi Moore is having a very complicated year, after her separation from fellow actor Ashton Kutcher and after being admitted to a rehabilitation clinic for ... Read more...

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Bill Nighy had turned down the role of Doctor Who


June 5th, 2012 - 8:44 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, June 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Before Doctor Who’s revival in 2005, by Russell T. Davies, it was reported that Bill Nighy had been cast to the play the leading role in the ... Read more...

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Shabanaji is my mentor: Gulshan Grover


January 12th, 2012 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 12 (IANS) Bollywood actor Gulshan Grover, whose last release "I Am Kalam" fetched him worldwide recognition and honours, thanked veteran actor Shabana Azmi for helping him in ... Read more...

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Dev Anand Bollywood’s original style icon: Designers


December 4th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) Dev Anand, the style icon of 1950s and 1960s, scripted a fashion statement with his scarves, mufflers and jackets and his singnature puff, inspired ... Read more...

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IGU’S Dilip Thomas to represent Olympic Golf


October 24th, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) Indian Golf Union (IGU) council member Dilip Thomas will sit on the International Golf Federation's board of directors, which is charged with overseeing golf's reintroduction ... Read more...

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UN officials congratulate Nobel Peace Prize winners


October 8th, 2011 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Oct 7 (IANS) Several UN officials issued statements here Friday congratulating three newly-minted Nobel laureates -- Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Leymah Gbowee, and Tawakkul Karman -- on winning the ... Read more...

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Lucknow gets Tagore’s house replica for Durga Puja


October 1st, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 1 (IANS) During Durga Puja, the people of Lucknow will get a chance to perform prayers inside the ancestral Kolkata residence of legendary Indian poet Rabindranath Tagore as ... Read more...

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Money is not important for Gaga


July 16th, 2011 - 7:01 am ICT by IANS
London, July 16 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga, who is estimated to be worth $112.8 million, would give away "every dollar" she has if she could.The "Edge of Glory" hitmaker ... Read more...

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F1 chief Ecclestone fears anti-government protesters may target Bahrain Grand Prix


February 16th, 2011 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 16(ANI): Formula One chief Bernie Ecclestone has expressed concern at the escalating anti-government protests in Bahrain, saying that he is worried protesters may use the opening Grand Prix of the ... Read more...

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Howard Jacobson wins Man Booker Prize (Lead)


October 13th, 2010 - 6:44 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi/London, Oct 13 (IANS) Howard Jacobson won the Man Booker Prize 2010 for the book "The Finkler Question" at a glittering ceremony at the Guildall Hall in London Tuesday.The prize ... Read more...

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It’s Now Boman Irani Making India Proud


July 28th, 2010 - 7:01 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 28, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Boman Irani, a well-known name in the Indian film industry, has left no stone unturned to get recognized for his undisputable talent. From his superhit ... Read more...

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Gwyneth Paltrow denies any feud with Scarlett Johansson


May 3rd, 2010 - 9:36 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 3, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Gwyneth Paltrow has rubbished the rumours suggesting that she has problems with her Iron Man 2 co-star Scarlett Johansson. She said that people can't believe that ... Read more...

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Punjab to start International Kabaddi League on IPL lines


April 5th, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 5 (IANS) Enthused by the good response for the ongoing Kabaddi World Cup Punjab (KWCP), the state government is proposing to initiate International Kabaddi League (IKL) on the lines of ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga files countersuit against producer Rob Fusari


March 23rd, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 23 (ANI): 'Poker Face' singer Lady Gaga has filed a countersuit against her former mentor, producer Rob Fusari, claiming in it that he took advantage of her naivety as a ... Read more...

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Not part of bid, but Kochi’s IPL has my blessings: Tharoor


March 21st, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi/New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) It's cricket chatter on Shashi Tharoor's twitter. Thrilled at Kochi bagging a team in the Indian Premier League (IPL), a jubilant Tharoor clarified that he was ... Read more...

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Tharoor inspired Rendezvous Sports to bid for Kochi


March 21st, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, March 21 (IANS) Irrepressible Shashi Tharoor added a new dimension to his expansive profile when he got leading business magnets to come together as Rendezvous Sports World Ltd. that bagged ... Read more...

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Thomas Beatie Conceives Again


February 20th, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Washington, Feb 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Thomas Beatie, who had gained popularity as a model and was even selected as the top finalist in the Hawaiian Teen USA Pageant, is now ... Read more...

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“It’s time to do something pathbreaking”- Sanjay Gupta and Suparn on their 3D horror film


January 16th, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Joginder Tuteja Avatar has made many a film makers smell the coffee. While Rakesh Roshan and co. have been heard of putting their plans for Krrish sequel on hold and thinking of ... Read more...

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‘Incredible India’ campaign wins award in Austria


November 14th, 2009 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) The "Incredible India" promotional campaign, which showcases India's major holiday destinations, picked up yet another prestigious award at an international tourism event in Vienna Friday. The campaign bagged ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro Chief resigns over bridge collapse incident in the capital (Update)


July 12th, 2009 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 12 (ANI): Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) chief Dr. Elattuvalapil Sreedharan on Sunday resigned over the bridge collapse incident at East of Kailash area which killed five persons including ... Read more...

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DMRC chief Sreedharan quits over metro bridge mishap


July 12th, 2009 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 12 (ANI): Taking full responsibility for Sunday's Metro bridge collapse in Lajpat Nagar in South Delhi, in which 6 people were killed and 13 injured, the Delhi Metro Rail ... Read more...

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Religious leaders must play role in building a more tolerant, inter-communal world: Kazakhstan


July 1st, 2009 - 11:16 am ICT by ANI
Astana (Kazakhstan), July 1 (ANI): In hosting the two-day Third Congress of the Leaders of World and Traditional Religions here from today (July 1 and 2), Kazakhstan and its President, Nursultan Nazarbayev, ... Read more...

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Support for India’s claim to UNSC seat is UK’s longstanding policy: Brown


January 29th, 2008 - 1:26 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan.29 (ANI): British Prime Minister Gordon Brown has reportedly revealed that his governments policy in supporting Indias candidature for a UN Security Council seat, is part of the countrys longstanding policy. "It ... Read more...

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Weeklong Pushkar fair begins


November 18th, 2007 - 7:20 pm ICT by admin
Pushkar (Rajasthan), Nov 18 (ANI): The weeklong fair in Pushkar began today with a colourful display of Rajasthan's rural heritage. The Rajasthan tourism department, which is organising the fair, has launched various ... Read more...

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