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India misses chance at 87th Academy Awards (Nominations Full List)

India will have no show at the 87th Academy Awards (Oscar) as none of its probable contenders, including Oscar-winner A.R. Rahman, have made it to the final nomination list, which was announced here Friday. The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences revealed the final nominations across all 24 categories at an event. The full list of nominations for the 87th ...

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Indian-American teens outshine others at Intel science talent semi-final round

As many as 73 Indian-Americans figure among 300 high school seniors named semifinalists in the Intel Science Talent Search 2015, America’s oldest and most prestigious pre-college science and math competition. The contest is designed to reward young scientists and to recognize the richness of how they contribute to improving and enriching everyday life. Each semifinalist receives a $1,000 award from ...

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World Cup 2015: Final Squads Take Shape, Rearing to Go

10 of the 14 Finalised Squads for ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 have been announced so far and the final 4 squads will be announced after the qualifiers’ round is over.  As the countdown to ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 rapidly gathers pace, the talk of the the cricket world has been around the final squads for all 14 nations ...

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CES 2015 International CES Innovation Awards (Full List)

The 2015 International CES Innovation Awards, which are presented at the closing of the show in Las Vegas, is known for its recognition for the design and engineering of consumer technology products. Set up in 1976, the program has honored many of today’s ground-breaking technology innovations. The awards are given in 28 product categories and cover some of the most ...

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One Direction, Katy Perry lead 2014 AMAs (Full List)

Los Angeles, Nov 24 (IANS) Boy band One Direction and singer Katy Perry lead the 2014 American Music Awards (AMAs), receiving three awards each. Hosted by rapper Pitbull, the 2014 AMAs gave fans and viewers plenty of alluring performances and even more fashionable outfits to obsess over. The ceremony took place at the Staples Center here Sunday, reports eonline.com. The ...

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Annual Austerity Measure Again, Govt Axes First Class Privileges to Officials

As is the case every year, the Department of Expenditure in Finance Ministry has issued austerity instructions to cut down non-developmental expenditure, a year after the last one issued on 18th September 2013. “Such measures are intended at promoting fiscal discipline, without restricting the operational efficiency of the Government,” defended the government while issuing the guidelines. Cut in Non-Plan expenditure: ...

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IIFA 2014: ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’ tops with 11 awards; Full List

Bollywood’s foreign extravaganza IIFA 2014 (International Indian Film Academy Awards 2014) finale was held on Saturday night in Tampa Bay, Florida, US with celebrities charming the audience and enthralling them with their dance and show. Hollywood actor John Travolta being a special recipient of an award at the show, that has come to the United States for the first time ...

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California witnessed 15 earthquakes in past 24 hours: USGS Data

Brea Police Dept @BreaPD Follow Rockslide caused car to overturn. Minor injuries. Carbon canyon closed between Valencia and county line. 11:16 AM – 29 Mar 2014 While the major earthquake measuring 5.1 magnitude jolted Los Angeles at 9 pm in the evening Friday, the records of US Geological survey showed 15 earthquakes in total during the past 24 hours. California region’s ...

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