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Cash-rich Piramal picks up another 5.5 percent in Vodafone


February 4th, 2012 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) Piramal Healthcare Saturday announced it would buy a 5.5 percent stake in Vodafone India for Rs.3,007 crore ($618 million), taking the total stake of the ... Read more...

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Big Bash: Hobart beat Sydney for 4th straight win


January 1st, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Hobart, Jan 1 (IANS) Hobart Hurricanes won their fourth game in a row beating Sydney Thunder by five wickets in the Twenty20 Big Bash League here Sunday.Electing to bat, Sydney ... Read more...

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Big Bash: Renegades beat Thunder for first win


December 30th, 2011 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
S0ydney, Dec 30 (IANS) Chris Gayle's explosive 75 off 54 balls went in vain as the Sydney Thunder lost to Melbourne Renegades by six runs in Twenty20 Big Bash League ... Read more...

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Gayle smashes Sydney to their second win in Big Bash


December 23rd, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 23 (IANS) Explosive West Indies batsman Chris Gayle blasted an unbeaten 100 off just 54 balls to help Sydney Thunder overhaul Adelaide Strikers score of 155 for eight ... Read more...

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Abrupt thaw in permafrost heightens climatic threat


December 4th, 2011 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 4 (IANS) The warming Arctic will release greenhouse gases from thawing permafrost faster and at significantly higher levels than previous estimates, reveals a study. According to researchers, thawing ... Read more...

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Piramal, Baxter settle patent issue


November 1st, 2011 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov. 1 (IANS) Piramal Critical Care Inc. and Baxter Healthcare Corporation have reached a settlement in a patent suit, enabling the former to launch its generic Desflurane in US ... Read more...

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Robert De Niro becomes grandpa again


March 20th, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 20 (ANI): Veteran actor Robert De Niro has become a grandfather again.His son Raphael's wife Claudine DeMatos has given birth to their second child, reports Contactmusic.The proud dad is ... Read more...

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More than 50pc drunker drivers misjudge booze recovery time


January 2nd, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 2 (ANI): If you think you know how much time it takes for you to recover from alcohol's influence, you are most probably wrong.A new study has revealed that half ... Read more...

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Dealer responsible for Rolling Stones drug bust ’showed no regrets’


October 25th, 2010 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 25 (ANI): The drug dealer who Rolling Stones claim set them up in a drug racket "never showed any remorse" for almost ruining the rockers' careers, according to the police ... Read more...

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CWG men’s hockey: Australia beat New Zealand to reach final


October 12th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) World champions Australia beat arch-rivals New Zealand 6-2 and entered the final of the men's hockey competition at the Commonwealth Games here Tuesday.Scorers:Australia -- Simon Orchard (26 ... Read more...

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CWG men’s hockey: Oz thrash India 5-2


October 7th, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) World champions Australia scored a clear-cut 5-2 win over India in a Pool A Commonwealth Games men's hockey match at the overflowing Major Dhyan Chand Stadium here ... Read more...

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Abbot Laboratories Recall Around 5 million Similac-Brand Formulas From Market


September 23rd, 2010 - 7:23 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Sep 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Wednesday, drugmaker Abbot Laboratories voluntarily recalled millions of powder-based infant formula containers that are feared to be contaminated with insect parts. The company in its ... Read more...

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One seat to go: Gillard and Abbott set to claim 73 each


August 23rd, 2010 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 23 (ANI): With a single seat, Hasluck in Western Australia, still in doubt, Labor has 73 and the Coalition 72 of the 150 seats in Parliament's lower house. Political horse ... Read more...

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Australian Labour Party maintains four-point lead over Coalition in latest poll


August 16th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 16 (ANI): The Australian Labour Party has maintained a four-point, 52 to 48 percent, lead over the Coalition on a two-party preferred basis as the federal election campaign enters ... Read more...

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Abbott to buy Piramal’s branded drugs business for $3.71 bn (Roundup)


May 21st, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
New York/Mumbai, May 21 (IANS) Illinois-based pharmaceuticals major Abbott Friday said it is acquiring Piramal Healthcare's formulations business for $3.72 billion, to make the combined entity one of the largest players in ... Read more...

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Abbott to buy Piramal’s branded drugs business for $3.71 bn (Lead)


May 21st, 2010 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
New York/Mumbai, May 21 (IANS) Illinois-based pharmaceuticals major Abbott Friday said it is acquiring Piramal Healthcare's formulations business for $3.72 billion, to make the combined entity one of the largest players in ... Read more...

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Piramal sells healthcare business to US firm


May 21st, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 21 (IANS) Piramal Healthcare Friday said it will sell its healthcare solutions business in India, Sri Lanka and Nepal to US-based Abbott for $3.72 billion. The business involves manufacturing, marketing and ... Read more...

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Kajol urges women to take thyroid test


May 18th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) Bollywood actor Kajol now has a new mission in hand - to spread awareness on thyroid disorders. As brand ambassador for the Abbott India Ltd healthcare company, ... Read more...

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Thyroid awareness campaign to be launched on Mother’s Day


May 7th, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Keeping in mind that one out of eight women suffer from some kind of thyroid disorder in their lifetime, the Indian Thyroid Society will launch an awareness ... Read more...

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Pakistan lost a match they should have won against Australia(Lead)


March 8th, 2010 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Avishek Roy New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) Pakistan's best was not enough to stop Australia from sneaking a 2-1 victory over the four times champions in pool B of the Hockey World ... Read more...

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Australia crush South Africa 12-0, set a record (Lead)


March 4th, 2010 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Avishek Roy New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) Australia pummelled South Africa 12-0 to set a new World Cup record in a Pool B clash of the Hockey World Cup at the ... Read more...

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Australia hammer South Africa 12-0


March 4th, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) Australia hammered South Africa 12-0 in a Pool A clash of the Hockey World Cup at Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here Thursday. Like Doerner scored five goals ... Read more...

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Hockey World Cup: India go down 2-5 against Australia


March 3rd, 2010 - 12:21 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 2(ANI): Indian hockey team on Tuesday lost to Australia 5-2 in the Pool B match of the Hockey World Cup at Major Dhyan Chand Stadium in the national capital. ... Read more...

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Hockey World Cup: Australia outplay India 5-2


March 2nd, 2010 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) Australia outplayed India 5-2 in a Pool B match of the Hockey World Cup at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here Tuesday. Glenn Turner (2), Liam ... Read more...

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Australia lead India 3-1 at half time


March 2nd, 2010 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) Australia led India 3-1 at half time of their Pool B match in the Hockey World Cup at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here Tuesday. Liam ... Read more...

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Champions Trophy: Australia beat England 2-1 for third consecutive win


December 1st, 2009 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 1 (DPA) Title-holders Australia got their third win in as many matches over England 2-1 at the field hockey Champions Trophy Tuesday. Des Abbott scored the winner for the hosts with ... Read more...

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Olympic Champions Germany off to good start in Champions Trophy


November 28th, 2009 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Nov 28 (DPA) Germany got their Champions Trophy hockey campaign off to a winning start Saturday with a 3-2 victory over England here. The Olympic and World champions secured the group victory ... Read more...

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Footballer fined $150 for sex with parking meter!


September 18th, 2009 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Cairns, Sep 18 (ANI): A drunk footballer, who loudly simulated sex with a parking meter, has been fined 150 dollars by Cairns Magistrates' Court for causing a public nuisance.Adam Michael Kelly, 25, ... Read more...

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Same story, varied versions: Pitino-Sypher


August 13th, 2009 - 6:30 pm ICT by IBNS
Aug 13 (IBNS) The extortion case, involving U of L head basketball coach Rick Pitino, earns prominence with Karen Sypher standing charged with trying to get millions from the coach. Time has ... Read more...

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Robert De Niro becomes a grandfather


May 22nd, 2009 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 22 (IANS) Veteran Hollywood actor Robert De Niro has become a grandfather and is celebrating the birth of his grandson. Claudine DeMatos, who is married to De Niro's son ... Read more...

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First clinical trial data of fully bioabsorbable drug-eluting stent published


March 14th, 2008 - 1:30 pm ICT by admin
London, March 14 (ANI): The results of the worlds first clinical trial on a fully bioabsorbable drug eluting stent show that 30 patients treated with it had a low rate of ... Read more...

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Drug-eluting stents as safe and effective than bare-metal ones


November 20th, 2007 - 7:25 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Nov 20(ANI): A new study by researchers at Rhode Island Hospital has found that Drug-eluting stents are as safe and effective as traditional bare-metal stents when used in routine clinical ... Read more...

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