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2010-12-29 01:01:00

KANPUR, India, December 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Aamir Khan Bags the Best Actor and Best Entrepreneur Award - Anushka Sharma = Best Actress Award - Dev Anand - Lifetime Achievement Award - Kapil Dev - Cricketer of the Century Award - Yes Bank- Rana Kapoor- Banker of the Year - SBI Capital - S Vishvanathan-Investment Banker of the Year - Gagan Narang - Sportsman of the Year The Madhavrao Scindia Leadership Awards for 2010 were announced by the Uttar...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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