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Television artist Santhoshi crowned ‘Miss Chinnathirai’

April 10th, 2007

Television artist Santhoshi being crowned ‘Miss Chinnathirai-2007’ by actor Bharath in Chennai. Television artist Santhoshi was crowned ‘Miss Chinnathirai — 2007’ at a glittering function on Sunday. Iswarya won the second place while Kajol came third. Actor Bharath honoured the winners. Earlier, the contest featured a beauty pageant by small screen women actors at the […]


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Sun TV takes TDSAT to court over Tata Sky issue

April 10th, 2007

The row between Tata Sky and Chennai-based Sun TV Network Ltd over sharing of the channels turned murkier on Monday with the latter now moving the Madras High Court, challenging the orders passed by Telecom Disputes Settlement Appellate Tribunal (TDSAT) over the issue. The company has received an interim stay from the high court. In […]


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Globsyn Technologies merger plan to shift its HQ to Chennai

April 10th, 2007

Globsyn Technologies is shifting its software and technology division from the city to Chennai. Globsyn Technologies Ltd plans to merge all its business units, except the education one, with the Chennai-based Synergy Log-In Systems Ltd, a specialist in banking and financial software. Globsyn had bought 41% stake in Synergy in January 2006, which resulted in […]


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Craft exhibition-cum-sales at Chennai

April 9th, 2007

Crafts Bazaar, an exhibition-cum-sales of a collection of handicrafts and handlooms from various States of the country, is underway at Anna Nagar, Chennai. The show began from Friday. The exposition was inaugurated by cine actress Kirthi Chawla. The bazaar has artistic items made of Sheesam wood, wood carvings of Gods and Goddesses,a range of wooden […]


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Chennai girl Rohini Rau for World Sailing Championships 2007

April 7th, 2007

Chennai lass Rohini Rau has been selected to represent India at the ISAF World Sailing Championships 2007 at Cascais (Portugal) from 28 June to 13 July. This event is also the first qualifier for the 2008 Olympic games at Beijing. The Laser Radial class has been introduced in the Olympic Games for the first time […]


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Chief Minister M Karunanidhi warned of action against Vijayakanth-led DMDK

April 7th, 2007

Chief Minister M Karunanidhi today warned of action against Vijayakanth-led DMDK, if it resorted to an agitation saying that bus fares had been hiked in the State. It may be recalled that DMDK had announced that a demonstration would be held in Villupuram on 11 April, alleging that additional fare is being collected in buses […]


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Malaysian minister Sivalingam dies in Chennai

April 5th, 2007

Malaysian Urban Development Minister Datto Sivalingam died of heart attack at Chennai on April 4. Sivalingam (62), accompanied by his daughter Vasantha, arrived here this morning from Kuala Lumpur on a personal visit. He complained of chest pain on arrival. He was rushed to a hospital where he breathed his last. Sivalingam had come to […]


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Chennai-born journalist wins Emmy Award

April 5th, 2007

Chennai born Sukanya Krishnan, who has won several awards for her television news coverage for mainstream media, added another feather to her cap by winning the New York Emmy Award in the on-camera: programme host/moderator category for the current year. Sukanya , 32, has worked for several television channels and among the major stories covered […]


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Google Accuses Viacom of Abusing Copyright Act

April 4th, 2007

The copyright infringement spat between Google and Viacom continues with both the companies slashing out at each other verbally. YouTube, which is owned by Google now, has sought shelter under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA), said Viacom general counsel Michael Fricklas. According to him, YouTube has no right to defend its position claiming that […]



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Superstar Rajinikanths Sivaji audio from 2 April

March 30th, 2007

Superstar Rajinikanths Sivaji, the much hyped film was initially scheduled to release on 14th of April which is Tamil New Year’s day. Subsequently it was changed to April 12th and the audio release was fixed for the 4th of April. Meanwhile three songs from the film were leaked to the portals of the web in […]


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Superstar Rajinikanth’s Sivaji Ringtones!

March 29th, 2007

Superstar Rajinikanth’s Sivaji Ringtones! Sivaji Ringtones on 4646 – World Premiere Sivaji Ringtones: Dial HungamaMobile Superstar Rajinikanth’s fans who are waiting to listen to A.R Rahman working magic on Sivaji, here is the chance. SMS ‘SIVAJI’ to 4646 for all songs. SMS the below text to 4646 for individual songs: For Monotones on Nokia/Samsung/LG Phones: […]