Monthly Archives: December 2011

Anna’s village gets a Lokpal, he’s four months old – India


30 dec 2011 Anna’s village gets a Lokpal, he’s four months old   Ralegan Siddhi:  While Congress defends its actions in Rajya Sabha on Thursday and BJP accuses it of running away from a vote, one tiny village in India … Continue reading

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Pop star Beyonce likely to give birth today – India


29 dec 2011 Pop star Beyonce likely to give birth today     There’s great expectation among Beyonce’s fans that the pop star’s delivery date is today. The 30-year-old singer and rapper husband Jay-Z are expecting their first child. The … Continue reading

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Gauri Khan takes 15 lakh for half hour appearance – India


28 dec 2011 Gauri Khan takes 15 lakh for half hour appearance     Even without being a Bollywood star, Gauri Khan commands a significant brand value. The wife of King Khan is apparently a darling of event organisers. Buzz … Continue reading

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Ailing Anna ends fast; Team Anna calls off ‘Jail Bharo’ – India


28 dec 2011 Ailing Anna ends fast; Team Anna calls off ‘Jail Bharo’ Mumbai: Bowing to appeals from doctors, Anna Hazare, hit by viral fever, said he was ending his three-day fast a day earlier Wednesday but vowed to keep … Continue reading

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Lok Sabha passes historic Lokpal Bill – India


27 dec 2011 Lok Sabha passes historic Lokpal Bill   New Delhi:  As an ambulance waited to take activist Anna Hazare to hospital in Mumbai, the Lok Sabha in Delhi passed the anti-corruption Lokpal Bill, which delivers a new national … Continue reading

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China launches super-speed test train – India


26 dec 2011 China launches super-speed test train     Beijing:  China has launched its first test train that is said to be capable of reaching 500 km per hour from the present 300 km per hour a feat if … Continue reading

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Red Cross to start heart care centre – India


26 dec 2011 PUNE: The Pune district branch of the Indian Red Cross Society is starting its first heart care centre in Pune. This centre has been set up at Rasta Peth near Daruwala bridge and will begin operations from … Continue reading

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