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Scam or No Scam, Kalmadi Stands Out for Athletics, Gets Award

Scam or no scam, Suresh Kalmadi is a well-known sports manager in the world and acknowledging his contribution to the field of athletics, the Asian Athletics Association has decided to honour him with its president’s award. The award, being conferred on scam-tainted and on bail Kalmadi for his contribution towards the development of athletics in the continent, will be given ...

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Jayalalithaa to be Sworn-in Tomorrow as Tamil Nadu CM Again

AIADMK leader J. Jayalalithaa will return as Tamil Nadu chief minister once again with the oath taking ceremony scheduled to be held in Chennai at 11 am on Saturday, May 23, 2015, eight months after she quit following her conviction in a Bangalore court over unaccounted assets. Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah will administer the oath tomorrow at the Centenary ...

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Kate Middleton Gives Birth to Baby Girl as Expected

Yes, it’s official, Kate Middleton has given birth to a baby girl as hinted by the Duchess of Cambridge earlier and the Kensington Palace announced the news on Twitter, saying: “Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge was safely delivered of a daughter at 8.34am.” “The baby weighs 8lbs 3oz. The Duke of Cambridge was present for the birth,” it ...

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2 Indians Presented ‘Green Oscar’ Whitley Awards 2015 in London

This year’s Whitley wildlife conservation awards have been given to two Indians — Dr Ananda Kumar and Dr Pramod Patil. Anand kumar was known for his innovative communication systems to enable human-elephant coexistence, while Pramod Patil was awarded the prize for his yeoman service to protect Indian Bustard in the Thar desert. The Whitley Award, also called “Green Oscar” was ...

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Obama arrives in New Delhi to red carpet welcome by Modi (Photos)

US President Barack Obama arrived in New Delhi on Sunday morning on a three-day India visit – his second in five years – and he will attend the Republic Day parade tomorrow at Rajpath. Departing from protocol, he was received by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the VVIP terminal of the Indira Gandhi International Airport. As Obama alighted from his ...

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‘Je Suis Charlie’ Chant Celebs in Tribute to Charlie Hebdo at Golden Globe Awards ceremony

From George Clooney to Helen Mirren and Jared Leto – Hollywood celebrities at the 72nd Golden Globe award ceremony on Sunday night paid their tribute to the French magazine Charlie Hebdo staff who were killed in an attack by terrorists in Paris. Clooney, the recipient of this year’s Cecil B. DeMille lifetime achievement award, flaunted a “Je Suis Charlie” pin ...

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‘Boyhood’ Tops Golden Globe 2015 Awards

“Boyhood”, which was shot intermittently over 12 years to encapsulate the life of a boy from the tender age of five to 18, won the Best Motion Picture – Drama award at the 72nd Annual Golden Globe ceremony in Los angeles on Sunday. The film’s team including its director Richard Linklater, who won the Best Director – Motion Picture, went ...

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IIFA 2014 Awards Ceremony Finale, Live Streaming Information

Highlighting the international appeal of India’s Bollywood film industry, the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards event will take off in the US for the first time in Tampa, Florida, on Saturday, with the sole absence of Amitabh Bachchan, who will be missing it this time. The four-day event, that kicked off on Wednesday will see the finale on Saturday, ...

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