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  1. Go Wi-Fi in Taj Mahal from June 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Rediff.com

    They will be able to access free Wi-Fi services on the premises of the monument of love starting June 16. About 21 Wi-Fi hotspots are being installed inside the Taj by state-run telecom firm Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited in partnership with a firm, according to a senior official from the department of telecommunications. According to estimates, around seven to eight million tourists visit the Taj Mahal every year which include about one million foreign tourists.

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  2. Be ready to pay more for visiting Taj MahalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 29 | The Times of India

    A domestic tourist will have to pay Rs 40 , while a foreigner will have to dole out Rs 1,250 to enter the marble monument. AGRA: Be ready to shell out more for a visit to the Taj Mahal as the ministry of tourism is all set to hike ticket price after an interval of 12 years.

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  3. Full Show Friday | Derek Trucks Bonnaroo 2014 SuperjamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 29 | JamBase

    ... at Bonnaroo that featured a ridiculous lineup including Chaka Khan , Ben Folds , Willie Weeks , Susan Tedeschi , Taj Mahal , Eric Krasno , Adam Deitch and Nigel Hall , among others. The ensemble presented an impressive array of covers throughout the ...

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  4. Celebrity birthdays for the week of May 17-23Read the original story

    Friday May 29 | Madison Publishing

    May 17: Singer Taj Mahal is 73. Drummer Bill Bruford of Yes and King Crimson is 66. Singer-guitarist George Johnson of The Brothers Johnson is 62. Actor Bill Paxton is 60. Actor-comedian Bob Saget is 59. Singer Enya is 54. Actor Craig Ferguson is 53. Keyboardist Page McConnell of Phish is 52. Guitarist O'Dell of Mint Condition is 50. Musician Trent Reznor of Nine Inch Nails is 50. Actor Hill Harper is 49. Singer Jordan Knight is 45. Singer Darnell Van Rensalier of Shai is 45. Singer Josh Homme of Queens of the Stone Age is 42. Singer Andrea Corr of The Corrs is 41. Singer Kandi Burruss is 39. Musician Passenger is 31. Dancer Derek Hough is 30. Actress Nikki Reed is 27. Actress Leven Rambin is 25. May 18: Actor Bill Macy is 93. Actor Robert Morse is 84. Actor Dwayne Hickman is 81. Bluegrass singer-guitarist Rodney Dillard of The Dillards is 73. Country singer Joe Bonsall of the Oak Ridge ... (more)

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  5. Blues Traveler to headline Blues on the Green revival at Kincaid ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Anchorage Daily News

    For nearly a decade, Blues on the Green was a staple on the Anchorage music scene, an annual gathering of blues fans at Kincaid Park that featured some of the genre's greats, like Buddy Guy and Taj Mahal. And now after being dormant for nearly a decade, the blues event is returning, albeit in a different location -- downtown on F Street.

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  6. HC dismisses petition against Mayawati in Taj Corridor caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 28 | The Indian Express

    ... by this Court.", the Judge added. In 2002, Mayawati had launched the corridor project to beautify areas near the Taj Mahal. A year later, the Supreme Court had directed CBI conduct an inquiry into the alleged scam in the Taj corridor project. The ...

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  7. Keep singing the blues: Blues Traveler will headline Blues on the Green revivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Anchorage Daily News

    For nearly a decade, Blues on the Green was a staple on the Anchorage music scene, an annual gathering of blues fans at Kincaid Park that featured some of the genre's greats, like Buddy Guy and Taj Mahal. And now after being dormant for nearly a decade, the blues event is returning, albeit in a different location -- downtown on F Street.

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  8. At least 10,000 attend Blues and Bikes FestivalRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | Scdailypress.com

    ... the first festival, because vendors fell through. The festival has come a long way since then, with a booking for Taj Mahal this year being replaced last minute by another blues legend, Charlie Musselwhite. Perhaps the only complaint was from ...

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  9. Benefit to blend bit of bluegrass, barbershop in Sequim on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... band, based in Sequim, is known around the West for its twangy treatments of songs by Merle Haggard, John Prine, Taj Mahal and the Temptations. "We were lucky to snag FarmStrong," Wyatt said of the quartet, which will also appear at Port Angeles' ...

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  10. Corner Facade of Taj Hotel MumbaiRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | TrekEarth

    Corner Facade of Taj Mahal Hotel. The hotel's original building was commissioned by Tata and first opened its doors to guests on 16 December 1903.

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  11. Benefit to blend bit of bluegrass, barbershop in Sequim on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... band, based in Sequim, is known around the West for its twangy treatments of songs by Merle Haggard, John Prine, Taj Mahal and the Temptations. "We were lucky to snag FarmStrong," Wyatt said of the quartet, which will also appear at Port Angeles' ...

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  12. From the Editor 5/21Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Deming Headlight

    First, I'd like to point out that after the publication of last week's cover, Taj Mahal announced he was cancelling his appearance at the Silver City Blues & Bike Festival. He also cancelled the remainder of his touring dates in May, including concerts in Santa Fe and Albuquerque.

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  13. Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe Presents A'Barbecue and BluesA'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Bradenton Times

    ... 40 years, Sammy has performed on four continents as a band member, soloist, and opening act for such greats as: Taj Mahal, Muddy Waters, Jerry Garcia, Memphis Slim, and the The Wailers, among many others. He served as musical technical advisor and ...

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  14. Taj Mahal cancels Silver City performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Silver City Sun-News

    SILVER CITY >> Blues legend Taj Mahal has cancelled his appearance at this weekend's 20th annual Blues & Bikes Festival, but that won't stop the festivities. Taj Mahal's management cancelled the performer's southwestern tour dates on Friday, citing health issues.

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  15. Rajiv Joseph's Guards at the Taj Begins Tonight at Atlantic TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Playbill

    The play, set in India in 1648, tells the story of two guards watching the sun rise for the first time over the newly finished Taj Mahal. During the course of the morning, an event takes place that will test their friendship and change them forever.

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  16. Taj Mahal cancels appearance at Blues & Bikes FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    SILVER CITY >> Blues legend Taj Mahal has canceled his Saturday appearance at the 20th annual Blues & Bikes Festival. All scheduled performances for May have also been canceled, including concerts in Santa Fe and Albuquerque.

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  17. Musselwhite to fill in for Taj Mahal at Blues FestRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Scdailypress.com

    According to Mimbres Region Arts Council Director Faye McCalmont, Taj Mahal canceled seven tour dates in May, including Silver City's, due to personal reasons. Instead, she added, Blues Hall of Fame star Musselwhite will headline the festival.

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  18. RV leaves gaping hole in home of U.S. Rep. Jim Courter in 1990 - Almanac May 17, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | NJ.com

    ... into the den and living room of the Courter's two-story house. Police said the motor home's brake was set." Singer Taj Mahal is 73. Boxing Hall-of-Famer Sugar Ray Leonard is 59. Actor-comedian Bob Saget is 59. Talk show host-actor Craig Ferguson is ...

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  19. First Look! Omar Metwally and Arian Moayed Rehearse Rajiv Joseph's Guards at the TajRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Playbill

    The play, set in India in 1648, tells the story of two guards watching the sun rise for the first time over the newly finished Taj Mahal. During the course of the morning, an event takes place that will test their friendship and change them forever.

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  20. Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with Atlantic Theater's Guards at the Taj by Rajiv JosephRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... 1648 India, two Imperial Guards watch from their post as the sun rises for the first time on the newly-completed Taj Mahal - an event that shakes their respective worlds. When they are ordered to perform an unthinkable task, the aftermath forces ...

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