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New Take That album coming out next year


May 23rd, 2012 - 7:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, May 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Take That singer Gary Barlow, has announced that the group will release a new album next year. The singer has recently travelled around a number of ... Read more...

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Kareena, Bhandarkar at the New York Indian Film Festival


May 8th, 2012 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) Actress Kareena Kapoor and filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar are among the celebrities expected to walk the red carpet of the 12th edition of New York ... Read more...

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China launches French-made satellite


April 1st, 2012 - 7:21 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, April (IANS) China successfully has sent a French-made communication satellite into orbit with a carrier rocket launched from the southwest Xichang Satellite Launch Centre.Monitoring data indicated that the ... Read more...

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Indial slip to third in ODI ranks after loss


March 17th, 2012 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, March 17 (IANS) India's shock defeat against Bangladesh means South Africa finish second in the One-day International Championship table and pocket $75,000.The five-wicket defeat led India to slip from ... Read more...

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Radisson Blue Resort to target Russian, South African tourists


March 8th, 2012 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 8 (IANS) With the number of European tourists going down owing to the economic downturn there, beach resort property Radisson Blu Resort Temple Bay is now looking tapping ... Read more...

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Today is Boss’ Day


October 17th, 2011 - 11:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Employees all over the world have the opportunity to show their appreciation to their bosses because it is the Boss Day. Every year, the 17th of ... Read more...

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Pak poor in fielding because ‘bowling coach acting as fielding coach’: Rana Naved


April 24th, 2011 - 3:40 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 24(ANI): The main reason for Pakistan's poor fielding is that the national team has a bowling coach acting as a fielding coach, Pakistani pacer Rana Naved-ul-Hasan has said."I have noticed ... Read more...

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Sachin, Yuvraj, Zaheer selected in Team of the Tournament


April 3rd, 2011 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 3 (IANS) India's Sachin Tendulkar, Yuvraj Singh and Zaheer Khan have found a place in the 2011 cricket World Cup Team of the Tournament.World Cup winning captain ... Read more...

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IGNOU can address skill deficit among youth: Vice chancellor


March 22nd, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), with its country-wide network, has the greatest potential to tackle the issue of skill deficit among youth, the ... Read more...

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Anybody can win this year’s World Cup: Sohail Tanvir


March 18th, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 18(ANI): Pakistan fast bowler Sohail Tanvir believes that the ongoing World Cup is a very open event, and said that any team can win the six-week tournament on the Indian ... Read more...

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Sachin is first to score 20 ODI hundreds at home


March 12th, 2011 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, March 12 (IANS) Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar, while achieving the magical figure of 99 international hundreds during the India-South Africa Group B match here Saturday, became the first ... Read more...

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Kenyans dominate Nagpur marathon


January 30th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Jan 30 (IANS) Kenyans John Kui won the full marathon for men while Jem Muya won the half marathon for women in the third edition of the Nagpur International Marathon Sunday, ... Read more...

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‘IGNOU has brought teachers-students closer’


January 9th, 2011 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has bridged the gap between teachers and students with its quality study material for the last 25 years, Vice Chancellor ... Read more...

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2006 match between S.Africa, Australia voted greatest ODI ever


January 6th, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Jan.6 (ANI): South Africa's win in Johannesburg in 2006, when the home side scored a then-record 438 for nine to beat Australia, has been voted the greatest one-day international match ever.Ricky ... Read more...

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In-form Kohli says can’t take his place for granted


December 14th, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
By Pragya Tiwari New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) Virat Kohli has forced his way into the top order of the Indian batting, pushing stronger candidates out on the back of his roaring form ... Read more...

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CWG hockey: South Africa-Australia draw throws open semis


October 8th, 2010 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) Australia and South Africa played out a disappointing 1-1 draw to throw open the race for semi-final berths from Pool A wide open in the ... Read more...

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Documentary film on Indian Women’s Cricket team screened in Delhi


August 6th, 2010 - 6:26 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0 New Delhi, Aug 6 (ANI): Documentary film 'Poor Cousins of Million Dollar Babies' on Indian Women's Cricket team was screened in the presence of Rani Mukherjee, ... Read more...

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Cricket is not a man’s game: Rani Mukherjee


August 6th, 2010 - 3:59 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) Bollywood actress Rani Mukherjee who was last seen hitting boundary shots in "Dil Bole Haddipa" says cricket is not a man's game. This is just an illusion ... Read more...

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Struggles, triumphs of Indian women cricketers in docu-drama


August 3rd, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) They get Rs.2,500 per match and often travel in unreserved train compartments. When the Indian women's cricket team played the 2005 World Cup finals in ... Read more...

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Cucumber, melon’s common ancestor originated in Asia


July 21st, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 20 (ANI): Cucumber (Cucumis sativus) and honeydew melon (C. melo) have long been thought to have originated and diversified in Africa. However, wild populations which evolved into melons and cucumbers ... Read more...

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Maran, with $3 bn net worth, makes open offer for SpiceJet


June 14th, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) After signing a deal to acquire 37.73-percent stake in budget carrier SpiceJet, Sun TV Network promoter Kalanithi Maran Monday made the mandatory open offer to buy another ... Read more...

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India face stern Super Eight test against Australia


May 6th, 2010 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), May 6 (IANS) A confident India face a stern test when they square up against Australia in their first Super Eight clash in the World Twenty20 here Friday. Unlike the ... Read more...

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Dhaka looks globally for yarn after Indian export ban


April 25th, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, April 25 (IANS) Bangladesh's spinners are trying to import cotton yarn and raw cotton from Africa, Austria, the US and Brazil after India recently imposed a ban on its export. India is ... Read more...

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Lot at stake for India against England (Lead) (Preview)


March 5th, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
By Avishek Roy New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) After losing two successive matches by a staggering 2-5 margin, India should not only strive to seize the slim chance of making the semi-finals, ... Read more...

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Oscar winner Rahman to undertake “Jai Ho World Tour” in summer


February 16th, 2010 - 3:46 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 16 (ANI): Oscar winner musician A. R. Rahman (Slumdog Millionaire) will perform live in his "Jai Ho World Tour" concerts during coming summer, according to reports.To be reportedly ... Read more...

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South Korean teens named world’s fastest texters


January 15th, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 15 (ANI): Two teenagers from South Korea have been crowed as the fastest texters in the world in the LG Mobile World Cup.The team of Bae Yeong Ho, 17, ... Read more...

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“Blue Moon” On New Year’s Eve After Two Decades


January 1st, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) This new year's eve, the late night revelers had a bit if extra light to enjoy their party out in the open. There was full moon, ... Read more...

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MJ film ‘This Is It’s run extended


November 2nd, 2009 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 2 (ANI): The massive opening haul of Michael Jackson's film 'This Is It' has led movie bosses to extend its two-week run.The movie charting the last days of Jackson ... Read more...

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Happy Mole Day!


October 24th, 2009 - 12:25 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Wisconsin, Oct 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Mole Day is celebrated among the chemists in North America on October 23, between 6:02 AM and 6:02 PM. This particular time frame in which it ... Read more...

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Places up for grabs for Oz ODI tour of India: Ponting


October 19th, 2009 - 7:42 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct. 19 (ANI): Australian cricket captain Ricky Ponting says the national selectors and he will have to take some tough decisions while deciding on the batting line-up for the seven-game one-day ... Read more...

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Modi raises prospect of other countries hosting IPL like tourney in future


October 14th, 2009 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington/Mumbai, Oct.14 (ANI): Indian Premier League (IPL) Commissioner Lalit Modi has raised the prospect of other countries, including South Africa, Australia or New Zealand hosting a similar league in the future.Though welcoming ... Read more...

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Nine teams qualify for hockey World Cup


September 1st, 2009 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 1 (IANS) Nine of the 12 spots for the men's World Cup hockey tournament to be held in Delhi from Feb 28 to March 13 next year have been decided, ... Read more...

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Brit boy, 17, becomes youngest solo round-the-world sailor


August 27th, 2009 - 6:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 27 (ANI): A 17-year-old Briton has become the youngest person to circumnavigate the world solo with assistance.According to his team, Mike Perham raced past the finishing line between Lizard Point ... Read more...

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Butt’s days are numbered as PCB chief?


August 5th, 2009 - 6:23 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Aug. 5 (ANI): The Pakistani cricket team's continues no show in Sri Lanka could mean the end of the road for Pakistan Cricket Board Chairman Ijaz Butt, The News reports.When ... Read more...

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India best bet to retain 20-20 World Cup, says UK paper


June 5th, 2009 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 5 (ANI): India are hot favourites to retain the Twenty20 World Cup 2009 title, though they can expect to be pushed to the wire by South Africa, Australia, Sri Lanka, ... Read more...

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