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Final day of Edgbaston Test washed out


June 11th, 2012 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Birmingham, June 11 (IANS/CMC) The third and final Test between England and West Indies finished without a decision after rain forced the abandonment of the final day at Edgbaston here Monday.Persistent ... Read more...

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Rain washes out second day’s play in Edgbaston Test


June 8th, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Birmingham, June 8 (IANS/CMC) After washing out play without a ball bowled on the opening day, rain again forced the abandonment of the second day of the third and final Test ... Read more...

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2-year-old girl abandoned in Rajasthan’s Jhunjhunu


May 26th, 2012 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 26 (IANS) In yet another case of abandonment of a girl child in Rajasthan, a two-year-old girl was found at a doctor's house in Jhunjhunu and the police ... Read more...

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‘20 million orphaned children in India’


May 15th, 2012 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Twenty million children in the country do not have either of their parents and lack adequate care and support, an orphaned children's welfare organisation said ... Read more...

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First day washout dents West Indies’ preparations


May 6th, 2012 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Hove (England), May 6 (IANS/CMC) The bumpy start of the West Indies tour of England continued Saturday when rain forced the abandonment of the first day of their opening tour game ... Read more...

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West Indies sweating on batting trio as tour bowls off


May 6th, 2012 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Hove, (England) May 5 (IANS/CMC) The West Indies were still waiting on three players to join their touring party even as the first match of the series bowled off here.Guyanese ... Read more...

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Spain cancels plan to privatise airports


January 24th, 2012 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Jan 24 (IANS/EFE) Spain said Monday that it has halted the plan to privatise management of the country's two busiest airports.Now is not the time to put the significantly ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga to launch foundation to help youth


November 3rd, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 3 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga, who recently visited India, is all set to launch a foundation to improve youth confidence and empowerment.Contactmusic.com reports that Gaga has set ... Read more...

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Buchi Babu Cricket: TNCA, Hyderabad post wins


August 21st, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 21 (IANS) While heavy overnight rains forced abandonment of six of the eight scheduled matches, Tamil Nadu and Hyderabad recorded outright victories in the Buchi Babu All-India cricket ... Read more...

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Rain curtails first day’s play after morning session at The Oval


August 18th, 2011 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 18 (IANS) Only 26 overs were possible as the rain came down heavily, forcing abandonment of the first day's play of the fourth and last cricket Test between ... Read more...

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Philippines’ lawmakers debating over divorce law


June 2nd, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Manila, June 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Lawmakers in the Philippines are passionately debating a new bill which will introduce divorce in the country. If the bill is passed, couples in the country can ... Read more...

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Zed blames religious leaders for what Pope warns as “people of God turning non-believers”


April 22nd, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), April 22 (ANI): Make religion more vibrant, attractive and engaging if you wanted to keep your people in God's fold, distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed suggested to organizations and leaders ... Read more...

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RCB-Rajasthan Royal’s match abandoned due to rain


April 20th, 2011 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 19 (IANS) Rain Tuesday forced the abandonment of the Indian Premier League Match between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Rajasthan Royals at the Chinnaswamy Stadium here.A wet outfield that ... Read more...

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Libya’s Brega town cleared of rebels


March 13th, 2011 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Tripoli, March 13 (IANS) Pro-Gaddafi forces Sunday managed to clear Libya's eastern town of Brega from the grip of the rebels, Libya's official TV channel citied a military source ... Read more...

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U.S. says not ‘abandoning’ critical Pech Valley but repositioning troops in Afghanistan


February 25th, 2011 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Feb 25(ANI): The United States military is planning a significant repositioning of its troops that would reduce the number of bases in eastern Afghanistan, which was once central to its ... Read more...

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Newborn girl’s body found in train


February 15th, 2011 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) The body of a newborn baby girl was recovered from a toilet aboard a train at the Nizamuddin Railway Station in south Delhi Tuesday evening, police said."The ... Read more...

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Rahm Emanuel Allowed To Run For Mayor Finally


January 28th, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The former chief of staff of US president Barack Obama, namely Rahm Emanuel has been allowed to run for the post of Chicago mayor by the ... Read more...

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Men don’t mind girlfriends sleeping with other women


January 28th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 28 (IANS) Men are more than twice as likely to continue dating a girlfriend who has cheated on them with another woman than one who has cheated with another man, ... Read more...

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Illinois SC allows Rahm Emanuel to run for Chicago’s Mayor post


January 28th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 28 (ANI): The Illinois supreme court has finally allowed President Barack Obama's former chief of staff Rahm Emanuel to run for the Mayor's post in Chicago, overturning a lower ... Read more...

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Men ‘more likely to continue dating girlfriends who cheat with women’


January 28th, 2011 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 28 (ANI): A new research by a psychologist from University of Texas at Austin has shown that men are more than twice as likely to continue dating a girlfriend who ... Read more...

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Female foeticide blot on the India story


January 24th, 2011 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) Even as India celebrated the National Girl Child Day for the third consecutive year Monday, the condition of millions of Indian women and girl children continue to ... Read more...

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Men’s confidence on dance floor rises with age: UK study


January 21st, 2011 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 21 (ANI): Men's confidence on the dance floor rises with age. And by retirement, it is at an all-time high, says a new UK research.But the opposite is true for ... Read more...

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Dead Male Fetus Sighted In An Airplane’s Bathroom At The Airport In Manila


January 5th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 5, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): The Filipino police have mentioned that a dead fetus has been detected in the bathroom of an airplane that touched down at the Philippine capital, ... Read more...

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Parents refuse to take back child, child panel to take action


January 4th, 2011 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) As parents of abandoned Chiku refused to accept him, the Delhi Commission for Protection of Child Rights (DCPCR) Tuesday said they will take action against the parents ... Read more...

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DIFF to fund ‘Rehleh’


December 16th, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Dec 16 (IANS) Meyar Al Roumi's movie "Rehleh" has been selected by Enjaaz, the post-production fund of the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) and the bosses feel it has potential to ... Read more...

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Parental guidance key to boost child’s strengths


December 3rd, 2010 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 3 (ANI): Ever wondered why a child grows up to become a lawyer, a politician, a professional athlete, an environmentalist or a churchgoer? Well, some researchers say that it's determined ... Read more...

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Ferozshah Kotla ground re-instated as international venue


November 23rd, 2010 - 4:04 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Nov.23 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has approved the reinstatement of the Ferozshah Kotla ground in New Delhi as an international venue from January 1, 2011 following an inspection by ... Read more...

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Ashes 2010: England could face cracker of a pitch at the WACA again


November 19th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Perth (Australia), Nov. 19 (ANI): There are signs that the WACA may be on the verge of regaining the pace that made it the most ferocious Test surface in the world after ... Read more...

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Nelson Mandela ‘awkward in his personal relationships’


October 17th, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 17 (ANI): Former South African president Nelson Mandela- revered around the globe for his warmth-shares a cold relationship with his family, it has emerged.A collection of his writing, jottings and ... Read more...

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Pak playing ‘double game’ in Afghanistan to retain influence post US pull out: Expert


October 15th, 2010 - 7:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 15(ANI): Pakistan is playing its 'double game' in Afghanistan to protect its strategic interests in the region once the United States pulls out of the country, an analyst has ... Read more...

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More than 230,000 centenarians missing in Japan


September 11th, 2010 - 12:34 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Japanese government have lost track of more than 230,000 people that are listed as 100 years old or above. It is believed that most of them are ... Read more...

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Kraisart takes pole position in FIM Asia racing


August 21st, 2010 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 21 (IANS) Thailand's Decha Kraisart and Chalermpol Polomai, no strangers to the MMST track at Sriperumbudur, qualified for the front row of the Supersport 600cc grid in the fourth round ... Read more...

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‘Politics’ played biggest role in 2006 Pak-England Oval Test controversy: Hair


August 19th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.19 (ANI): With Pakistan and England returning to The Oval for the third Test for the first time after the 2006 fiasco, former Australian umpire Darell Hair has said that "politics" ... Read more...

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India’s dialogue is with Pakistan’s civilian government: Foreign Secretary


August 8th, 2010 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) India will continue to have a dialogue with Pakistan's civilian government and does not plan to establish any direct contact with its military, Indian Foreign Secretary Nirupama ... Read more...

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Jolie’s mom abandoned her as child


July 23rd, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 23 (IANS) Angelina Jolie's former babysitter has revealed in a book that the actress was virtually abandoned by her mother as a child. Jolie's teenage years and adulthood were ... Read more...

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