Uday Shankar

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Name: Uday Shankar
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

‘She was the queen of choreography’

Comment · print · T TT+· T-“She was the queen of choreography,” says dancer Madhu Nataraj, daughter of dancer and choreographer Maya Rao, warmly remembering her mother, who passed away on Monday. She was 86.Ms. Rao often said: “Don’t just think that ... [Published The Hindu - 16 hours ago]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Cong heavyweight raises BJP hopes

Ranchi, Aug. 29: The state BJP today welcomed four-time Sarath MLA and Congress leader Uday Shankar Singh, alias Chunna Singh, thus firming up its base in the so far unshakeable JMM bastion of Santhal Pargana ahead of the Assembly elections. With hundreds ... [Published Rediff Realtime News - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Chanting the mantra of success

Kabaddi, in a matter of days, has become the talk of the town. As action picked up pace in the Pro-Kabaddi League, from social media to pubs that dot the city, the buzz was all about the game that was making waves.The scores weren't the only things up ... [Published Deccan Herald - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Star Plus’ Satyamev Jayate to see a few changes, this season

MUMBAI: It was in 2012 when TV audiences woke up to Sunday morning slot once again. Star Plus with Satyamev Jayate at 11 am, tried to bring about a change in our society by bringing the ills gripping our society to the forefront.The promos of the upcoming ... [Published Indian Television - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Tree count in GK mired in protest

NEW DELHI: National Green Tribunal's order to count trees in a park in GK-II, south Delhi, has turned into a tricky exercise for the city's forest department.A survey conducted on August 7 led to protests by residents who accused the department of fudging ... [Published Times of India - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 2 reports

Potato crisis: Truckers threaten to stop Bengal-bound trucks

Jharkhand Truck Owners Association (JTOA) on Tuesday said that it will stop movement of trucks to West Bengal from August 18 if the Mamata Banerjee-led Bengal government does not release Jharkhand-bound potato-laden trucks. The association also burnt ... [Published Times of India - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Cops bust aphrodisiac trade worth Rs 40 crore

Authorities have unearthed an illegal trade in aphrodisiacs worth crores being run by one Ashwini Kumar alias Ashwini Vaidya near Gaya railway station. Gaya drug inspector Rajiv Ranjan lodged an FIR with Kotwali police station on Saturday saying Ashwini ... [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 09 2014 - Updated Aug 09 2014 - 1 reports

Dancing ka ‘punch’nama

Simmi with her group.Hyderabad:  She’s putting India on the global map. Londoner  Simmy Gupta  , who organises the London Mela, is doing her bit to bridge the gap between the East and the West. Simmy started Nutkhut along with Ajay Chhabra and amongst ... [Published Deccan Chronicle - Aug 09 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Girl gang-raped in UP, case registered after 2 days

A 24-year-old girl was allegedly gang-raped by some persons in Bisalpur area even as a case was registered two days after on the intervention of a senior police official.The girl was allegedly gang-raped in Churrasakatpur village of Bisalpur area Wednesday ... [Published Business Standard India - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Between modern and traditional

The Hindu Amita Dutta in performance. Photo: Prashant AroraThe Hindu Recieving the Uday Shankar Award from the West Bengal Education Minister in Kolkata. Photo: Amrita DuttaTOPICSKathak dancer Amita Dutta, recently conferred the first Uday Shankar Award ... [Published The Hindu - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

Why there's no mourning for Zohra

KOLKATA: Will Zohra Sehgal be reborn? If she does, she'll be back blue-eyed, 36-26-36 and five feet five. That's what she told Khushwant Singh when the two came together ten years ago. "Why didn't we meet when you were young?" Khushwant had quipped. "Don't ... [Published Times of India - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Aug 03 2014 - Updated Aug 03 2014 - 1 reports

55 roses

It was 1960 and the nation was run by the “Grand Old Party” and there was no possibility of its splitting and being replaced by coalitions. The Opposition was almost non-existent though some of its constituents tried to point out that things were not ... [Published The Statesman - Aug 03 2014]

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Uday Shankar, STAR India CEO added "kabaddi has every ingredient, including skill, strategy and speed, to emerge as a serious sport and win a fan following. the opening week response was especially encouraging given that it is a true blue indian sport. we are confident that with the finale being held in mumbai, the sport will once again receive unprecedented support from the fans at a similar or higher level to what the city displayed during the league stage matches held in mumbai."

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Thank you for the dance, Maya didi [Published Bangalore Mirror - 13 hours ago]
‘She was the queen of choreography’ [Published The Hindu - 16 hours ago]
Cong heavyweight raises BJP hopes [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Aug 30 2014]
Cong heavyweight raises BJP hopes [Published Rediff Realtime News - Aug 29 2014]
National Jute Board trying to diversify into ge... [Published Business Standard India - Aug 29 2014]
Chanting the mantra of success [Published Deccan Herald - Aug 29 2014]
Star Plus’ Satyamev Jayate to see a few changes... [Published Indian Television - Aug 27 2014]
Matheran's hand-cart pullers demand battery-ope... [Published Mid Day - Aug 24 2014]
Tree count in GK mired in protest [Published Times of India - Aug 21 2014]
SAMYCS condemns police atrocities on innocent p... [Published SentinelAssam.com - Aug 21 2014]
Over 1,000 villages flooded in east UP [Published DNA India - Aug 19 2014]
In worst-hit Bahraich, 14 killed, villages cut off [Published Indian Express - Aug 18 2014]
Bengal eases potato ban but still short of Jkha... [Published Hindustan Times - Aug 14 2014]
Semis and Grand Finale of the Star Sports Pro K... [Published India Infoline - Aug 13 2014]
Potato crisis: Truckers threaten to stop Bengal... [Published Times of India - Aug 12 2014]
Threat from J’khand truckers [Published Times of India - Aug 12 2014]
Cops bust aphrodisiac trade worth Rs 40 crore [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Aug 11 2014]
Dancing ka ‘punch’nama [Published Deccan Chronicle - Aug 09 2014]
Pro-Kabaddi is 2nd-most viewed tournament [Published Business Standard India - Aug 09 2014]
Girl gang-raped in UP, case registered after 2 ... [Published Business Standard India - Aug 08 2014]
Kabaddi Wins Indians’ Hearts as nearly a Fourth... [Published APN News - Aug 07 2014]
Between modern and traditional [Published The Hindu - Aug 07 2014]
Why there's no mourning for Zohra [Published Times of India - Aug 05 2014]
55 roses [Published The Statesman - Aug 03 2014]
On day one, Pro Kabaddi League a hit with viewers [Published Business Standard India - Aug 02 2014]
Leaving indelible impressions [Published The Statesman - Aug 02 2014]
Three arrested, property worth Rs 21.6 lakh seized [Published Business Standard India - Aug 01 2014]
Farewells, July 2014: Gordimer, Angulo, Winter [Published Worldcrunch - Aug 01 2014]
Pro Kabaddi League: A grand opening [Published Agencyfaqs! - Aug 01 2014]
Hero MotoCorp ties up with Reliance’s footy IP,... [Published EventFAQs - Jul 30 2014]
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