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Runner dies during Mexico City marathon


September 4th, 2012 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Sep 4 (IANS/EFE) A 33-year-old man has died from a heart attack while trying to complete the Mexico City marathon over the weekend.Juan Pablo de la Mora died ... Read more...

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New family of fierce spiders discovered


August 20th, 2012 - 9:29 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
California, Aug 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new family of spiders have been discovered as the researchers claimed. This was a report that was established when the amateurs discovered about a certain family ... Read more...

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India complete double as Manav, Anisha win titles at Bangladesh Open golf


February 4th, 2012 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 4 (IANS) India completed a double, winning both men and women's titles at the Bangladesh Amateur Open golf championships at the Kurmitola Golf Club Saturday.Manav Das completed a ... Read more...

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Manav leads Bangladesh Amateurs; Indian team ahead


February 1st, 2012 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 1 (IANS) Manav Das grabbed the opening day's lead with a three-under 69 and, with his teammate and defending champion Khalin Joshi, India held the team lead after ... Read more...

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Gagan to meet Angad in finals of All India Amateur golf


January 22nd, 2012 - 3:05 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 21 (IANS) Seasoned Gagan Verma of Delhi was one step away from his biggest title in a long amateur career as he moved into the final of the ... Read more...

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Gurbani grabs Golf title in Sri Lanka, Chikka runner-up


October 22nd, 2011 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kandy (Sri Lanka), Oct 22 (IANS) Gurbani Singh asserted herself as one of the leading amateurs in the region by winning the 124th Sri Lankan Amateur Golf championships here Saturday.The ... Read more...

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Kenyan and Ethiopian runners win Istanbul marathon


October 17th, 2011 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Istanbul, Oct 17 (IANS) Driving rain and chilly winds did not deter thousands of people, young and old, professional and amateur, from participating in the world's only marathon to span ... Read more...

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Istanbul holds world’s only intercontinental marathon


October 16th, 2011 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Istanbul, Oct 16 (IANS) Driving rain and chilly winds Sunday did not deter thousands of people, young and old, professional and amateur, from participating in the world's only marathon to ... Read more...

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Sharmila maintains lead at Hero women’s professional golf


August 24th, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 24 (IANS) Sharmila Nicollet kept the momentum going and stayed two shots ahead of the seasoned Smriti Mehra at the end of the second round at the Hero ... Read more...

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Rare Venus eclipse Thursday


June 29th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) Planet Venus will be eclipsed by the Moon -- as seen from the earth -- Thursday."This eclipsing is called occultation, similar to what happens in ... Read more...

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50 mobile phone movies to be shown at Shanghai fest


May 29th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, May 29 (IANS) Fifty short movies shot with mobile phone cameras would be screened at the 14th Shanghai International Film Festival beginning June 11, organisers said Sunday.The movies would ... Read more...

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Charlie Sheen opens up about how his two lovers ‘rule’ him


March 5th, 2011 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 5 (ANI): Actor Charlie Sheen has opened up about his threesome relationship with a former nanny and a porn star, saying the two women "rule" his life.Sheen, 45, who shares ... Read more...

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Tough to manage a team of professionals and amateurs: Dutch coach


February 26th, 2011 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) It takes more than a bat and a ball to keep their cricket alive. For the Netherlands coach Peter Drinnen and captain Peter Borren managing a team ... Read more...

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Protect witnesses in Ishrat Jahan case, says court (Lead)


January 28th, 2011 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Jan 28 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court Friday said that the Ishrat Jahan staged shootout case was of national importance and directed that police witnesses should be placed where they would ... Read more...

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Keith Richards Attack on Journalist Markus Larsson Denied


November 11th, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to the story which is circulating in the media today, rocker Keith Richards allegedly hit journalist Markus Larsson in the head after a spat between ... Read more...

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Markus Larsson, The Swedish Journalist, Assaulted By Keith Richards


November 11th, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 11, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Keith Richards, the guitarist of ‘Rolling Stones’ has been accused of assaulting a journalist during an interview at Paris. Markus Larsson, the Swedish ... Read more...

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Keith Richards’ representative denies that the rocker hit Markus Larsson


November 11th, 2010 - 9:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Paris, Nov 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A rep of singer Keith Richards has denied newspaper reports that he assaulted a journalist who tried to interview him. The singer was recently in Paris ... Read more...

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Rolling Stones Guitarist Keith Richards Accused Of Hitting Swedish Journalist Markus Larsson


November 11th, 2010 - 9:13 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards' promotion of his memoir "Life" has taken a violent turn. A Swedish Journalist named Markus Larsson has come up with alleged ... Read more...

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Tips On How To Carve A Pumpkin


October 30th, 2010 - 9:57 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) With Halloween just a few hours away, people all over the world have been busy carving their pumpkins and selecting their costumes for the big night. ... Read more...

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Israeli chess champ takes world record from Iran with 19-hour match


October 22nd, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 22 (ANI): An Israeli chess grandmaster has taken the world record for concurrent chess games from Iran after a marathon 19-hour match against 523 players.Alik Gershon won 86 per ... Read more...

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Nikon Coolpix P100


September 24th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 24, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Nikon is one of the best camera and lens manufacturers in the market. Recently Nikon launched the Coolpix P100 which has some of the handiest features ... Read more...

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Men twice as likely to be caught cheating than women


August 13th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 13 (ANI): Men are twice as likely than women to be caught cheating on their partner, a new UK study has found.When it comes to having an affair, men ... Read more...

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Youngest Junior Amateur golfer breaks Tiger Woods record


August 1st, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 1 (ANI): Jim Liu, 14, became the youngest golfer to ever win the US Junior Amateur when he lifted the trophy last Saturday, breaking the mark set in ... Read more...

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70 killed in Ghana mining accident


June 29th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi/Accra, June 29 (DPA) At least 70 miners have been confirmed dead after a gold mining pit collapsed in central Ghana, local media reported Tuesday. The victims were among a group of small-scale ... Read more...

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Himmat, Muniyappa share lead in PGTI championship


June 24th, 2010 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
Pune, June 23 (IANS) Himmat Singh Rai of Delhi and Bangalore's C. Muniyappa shot scores of three under 68 to share the lead on day two of the Aircel PGTI Players Championship ... Read more...

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Melvin Guillard Wins Against Waylon Lowe


May 30th, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey May 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Ultimate Fighters Challenge Undercard matches, which took place on May 29, 2010, could not boast of any star of the wrestling league. That is quite ... Read more...

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Paula Abdul is the producer, creative partner & judge of the new CBS show ‘Got to Dance’


May 25th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, May 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The former American Idol judge – Paula Abdul is all set to be the executive producer, creative partner and also the lead judge on an ... Read more...

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Man U stars slammed for carbohydrate-packed post-match feasts


February 22nd, 2010 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 22(ANI): Manchester United stars have been blasted by a top sports nutritionist for their junk food-loving lifestyle and gorging on pizza and chips after games.The carbohydrate-packed post-match feasts at Old ... Read more...

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Madonna holds dance auditions for upcoming tour


February 5th, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 05 (ANI): Madonna held a dance audition for her upcoming tour at Meatpacking District hot spot SL in New York, it has emerged.Close to 30 aspiring dancers apparently ... Read more...

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Bangladesh’s Siddikur leads in Dhaka


January 26th, 2010 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Jan 26 (IANS) Mohd. Siddikur Rahman, Bangaldesh's top professional, Chandigarh's Sujjan Singh and first round leader Sanjay Kumar of Lucknow shared the lead after second round at the American Express Bangladesh ... Read more...

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Delhi A in lead in inter-state golf tourney


December 16th, 2009 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 16 (IANS) Led by a round of two-under 70 from Rashid Khan, the Delhi 'A' team extended their lead on top of the team standings after the second round of ... Read more...

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Lessons learned in Iraq were not being applied in Afghanistan: Ex-British General


December 10th, 2009 - 6:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 10(ANI): A former senior British Army commander has said that lessons learned during the Iraq invasion were not being applied in Afghanistan and "amateurs" were being placed in important roles, ... Read more...

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Himachal to promote grass skiing


November 24th, 2009 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Nov 24 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh will become the first state in the country to start grass skiing in a bid to promote adventure-related activities, Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal said here ... Read more...

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Jeev looking to end season in style at Dubai World Championships


November 18th, 2009 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Dubai, Nov 18 (IANS) Indian golfer Jeev Milkha Singh is looking to end the European Tour in style with an impressive finish at the Dubai World Championships starting here Thursday. ... Read more...

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Vinod Kumar’s team tops Indian Oil Xtra Premium Masters golf


October 21st, 2009 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Digboi, Oct 21 (IANS) PGTI member Vinod Kumar's team comprising Mridul Shyam, D.P. Prasad and P. Sharma, with a total of 106 points won the pro-am title in the Indian Oil Xtra ... Read more...

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