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  • Veena Malik – Fatwa issued by Indian Muslim body Majlis-e-Shura

    Bhopal, Dec 23 (): Pakistani model-actor Veena Malik is facing the whip of Indian Muslim bodies. Fatwa was issued against Veena Malik by the All India Muslim Tyohar Committee on Wednesday and ex-communicated her for “objectionable” photos on net and for showing disrespect towards the sacred institution of `Nikaah` (marriage) by singing a contract with…

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  • Tamil Nadu : Fodder resource scheme for animals mooted

    Chennai, Dec23 (): Tamil Nadu has mooted a fodder resource scheme for the animals especially elephants in the forest so that they do not come to the nearby villages and farms seeking food. This scheme will also save the exchequer from pay compensation to farmers who lose crops due to the devastation caused by elephants….

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  • Steve Jobs’ memorial statue unveiled in Hungary

    Budapest, Dec 23 ():  Graphisoft, the company behind the architectural design application ArchiCAD, has unveiled a memorial statue of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs in Budapest, Hungary. The statue of Steve Jobs was commissioned by Graphisoft founder Gabor Bojar. The statue, which is two metres tall and weighing around 220 kg was designed and sculpted by…

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  • Mobile phones in India will carry radiation tags and health warnings

    New Delhi, Dec 23 (): The Indian Government is enforcing strict norms to control harmful radiations emitted by mobile handsets. According to norms, handset manufacturers will have to display prominently the radiation level emitted from the cell phone. As the present radiation levels are injurious to health, this new move is expected to benefit over…

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  • Mallika Sherawat’s make-up cost Rs 60 lakh in KLPD

    Mumbai, Dec 23 (): Mallika Sherawat’s make-up is likely to cost a whooping Rs 60 lakh for the movie, ‘Kismat Love Paisa Dilli’ (KLPD). Renowned make-up artist Jeffrey Paul is set to work his magic on Mallika Sherawat. Mallika Sherawat stars in Kismat Love Paisa Dilli along with Vivek Oberoi. She has apparently suggested the…

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  • Kolaveri Di stuns Churchgate station Mumbai, Dhanush excited

    Mumbai, Dec 23 (): Tamil actor Dhanush experienced the craze Kolaveri has created among Mumbaites as he brought the economic capital of the country to a standstill for exactly five minutes. At the bustling Churchgate station, a flash mob organized by a leading media house made the entire station come to a standstill at 4:45…

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  • Fast venue too expensive: Team Anna

    Mumbai, Dec 23 (): The India Against Corruption (IAC) team on Wednesday resumed their hunt for a suitable venue for the anti-graft crusader’s three-day protest fast in the city. It had almost chosen grounds at Bandra Kurla Complex (BKC), and even obtained permission, but Anna refused to sit in there after learning of the rent….

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  • Facebook,Google to remove anti-religious content – Delhi Court

    New Delhi, Dec 23 (): A trial court has directed several sites, including Facebook, Google, Orkut and Youtube, to remove “anti-religious” or “anti-social” content “promoting hatred or communal disharmony”. The trial court asked them to appear in court later this week and take off ‘inflammatory’ images of some religious figures on their websites. Earlier, a…

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