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Shabana wins IIFA leadership award, wants to empower women
Macau, June 12 (IANS) Acclaimed actress Shabana Azmi, who has been championing varied social causes, won the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Global Leadership Award here Friday. She is now looking forward to strengthening women's role in facilitating global change in all fields.

Friday, June 12, 2009 1:01:12 PM

India, China competition is not adversarial, says Indian envoy
Macau, June 12 (IANS) Competition between India and China for global markets is not adversarial and there is overarching consensus across India's political spectrum that a well-balanced relationship with China is vital to India, said Indian Ambassador Nirupama Rao.

Friday, June 12, 2009 12:31:51 PM

I want to be a star, not just an actor: Sonam Kapoor
Macau, June 12 (IANS) Bollywood actress Sonam Kapoor, who turned 24 recently, says she always wanted to be a star and not just another actor.

Friday, June 12, 2009 12:02:39 PM

Balanced relationship with China vital to India
Macau, June 12 (IANS) There is an overarching consensus across India's political spectrum that an efficiently transacted and well-balanced relationship with China is vital to India, according to Ambassador Nirupama Rao.

Friday, June 12, 2009 11:45:57 AM

Is Neil Nitin Mukesh really an Indian?
Bollywood actor Neil Nitin Mukesh sent international mediapersons at the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) into a tizzy with his good looks.

Friday, June 12, 2009 11:18:55 AM

Sushmita Sen hopes for an award next year
Former beauty queen-turned-actress Sushmita Sen's dormant film career has left her with no option but to simply hope for an award every subsequent year.

Friday, June 12, 2009 11:18:30 AM

Bollywood lovebirds make appearance at IIFA (IIFA Diary)
Macau, June 12 (IANS) Whether it is 63-year-old Kabir Bedi or Riteish Deshmukh, who is almost half the latter's age, Bollywood's unmarried men were spotted with their girlfriends at the ongoing International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) weekend here.

Friday, June 12, 2009 11:17:53 AM

'Slumdog' kids shine at IIFA green carpet
Macau, June 11 (IANS) Three child stars of the multiple Oscar-winning movie 'Slumdog Millionaire' stole the limelight as they walked the green carpet at the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) event with panache.

Thursday, June 11, 2009 10:46:42 PM

Afghan soldier, over 50 Taliban killed in clashes
Kabul, June 11 (DPA) An Afghan Army soldier and more than 50 militants were killed in separate clashes in Afghanistan as the Taliban have stepped their country-wide attacks, officials said Thursday.

Thursday, June 11, 2009 7:55:30 PM

Microsoft found guilty in South Korea anti-trust case
Seoul, June 11 (DPA) A South Korean court Thursday found US software giant Microsoft Corp guilty of violating anti-trust regulations, but dismissed compensation demands by two rival South Korean companies.

Thursday, June 11, 2009 7:41:47 PM

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