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Mulayam says Third front after polls, admits PM ambitions (Roundup)


September 13th, 2012 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 13 (IANS) Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav for the first time made clear his prime ministerial ambitions Thursday but in a shift of stance, declared the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Maradona appointed Dubai’s sports ambassador


September 2nd, 2012 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Sep 2 (IANS) Argentine football legend Diego Maradona, who was fired as coach of Dubai's Al Wasl Football Club in July, has been appointed an honorary sports ambassador of ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Sippy to direct thriller, excited to explore unknown genre


August 31st, 2012 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 31 (IANS) Ramesh Sippy has believed in taking risks ever since the release of his first directorial venture "Andaz". Now, when he returns to direction after 17 ... Read more...

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Huntington-Whiteley wanted to be fashion designer


August 31st, 2012 - 5:24 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 31 (IANS) Actress Rosie Huntington-Whiteley reveals that she always wanted to be a fashion designer but got carried away by modelling world.The actress-and-model said she had ambitions to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Ties with major powers to help India tackle China: Saran (Lead)


August 30th, 2012 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) India's burgeoning ties with major powers like the US and Russia hold the key to how effectively New Delhi manages the "China challenge" in the ... Read more...

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Enrique Iglesias says his career is going full blast


August 27th, 2012 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 27 (IANS/EFE) Singer Enrique Iglesias said that he is experiencing a time of euphoria, not only because that is the name of his latest album ("Euphoria"), ... Read more...

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Mulayam day-dreaming of becoming PM: Beni Prasad


August 20th, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 20 (IANS) Union Steel Minister Beni Prasad Verma Monday attacked Samajwadi Party (SP) supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav's "prime ministerial ambitions", saying it would never happen.Speaking on the sidelines ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Advani’s blog musings demoralising, says Thackeray


August 7th, 2012 - 12:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 7 (IANS) Hitting out at BJP leader L.K. Advani for predicting a non-Congress, non NDA government in 2014, Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray Tuesday said the musings ... Read more...

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Olympics: Gilbert eyes medal to end disappointing season


July 27th, 2012 - 6:17 am ICT by IANS
London, July 27 (IANS) Belgian cyclist Philippe Gilbert aims to win a medal in the men's cycling road race at the 2012 London Olympics to end his disappointing season."My season ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Shared commute key to good marriage?


July 23rd, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 23 (IANS) A shared commute, just like shared dreams and ambitions, can help make a successful relationship, according to a study.Married couples are happier if they travel to ... Read more...

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Villas-Boas appointed Tottenham manager


July 3rd, 2012 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 3 (IANS) Former Chelsea manager Andre Villas-Boas was Tuesday named the new head coach of Tottenham Hotspur following the sacking of Harry Redknapp. The 34-year-old Portuguese, who ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Name PM candidate now, Sena tells NDA


June 19th, 2012 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) Hours after announcing its support for UPA presidential nominee Pranab Mukherjee, the Shiv Sena Tuesday demanded that the NDA should declare its prime ministerial candidate ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Social network launched for the dying


May 22nd, 2012 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 22 (IANS) A social network for the dying -- called "My Last Wish" -- has been created to help dying people meet others who have similar hopes and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Brazilian coach hails award to ‘Inshallah Football’


May 3rd, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 3 (IANS) Brazilian football coach Juan Marcos, who has been coaching Kashmiri players for several years, Thursday expressed happiness over the national award to Ashvin Kumar's documentary 'Inshallah ... Read more...

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Efron wants to be daredevil


April 19th, 2012 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 19 (IANS) Actor Zac Efron, who hopes to skydive one day, says his career is getting in the way of his love for daring hobbies.The actor who ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Want exclusive discussion on NCTC: Mamata


March 29th, 2012 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 29 (IANS) Questioning the union home ministry's move to include the National Counter Terrorism Centre (NCTC) as an item on the agenda of the April 16 Chief ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Priyanka named India’s Glam Diva (With Images)


March 21st, 2012 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra has pipped stars like Vidya Balan, Kareena Kapoor, Katrina Kaif and Deepika Padukone for India's Glam Diva title.The title was ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Barcelona look to close gap with Madrid


March 15th, 2012 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, March 15 (IANS) Second placed Barcelona will look to close the 10-point gap with Real Madrid when they visit Sevilla Saturday in the 27th round of the Spanish Primera ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Sehwag denies reports of rift in Team India


March 10th, 2012 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 10 (IANS) Indian batsman Virender Sehwag Saturday denied reports of his rift with captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni saying he has no ambitions to lead the team.Sehwag blamed ... Read more...

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Barca beat Gijon 3-1 without Messi


March 4th, 2012 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, March 4 (IANS) FC Barcelona, playing without their talisman Lionel Messi who was suspended for the game, beat Sporting Gijon 3-1 at the Camp Nou.The win takes Barca to ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Amrita Rao polished her acting to match up to Boman, Arshad


February 16th, 2012 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 16 (IANS) It was difficult to match up to acting skills of Boman Irani and Arshad Warsi, says Amrita Rao who has teamed up with them in "Jolly ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Force India launch 2012 car


February 3rd, 2012 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Silverstone, Feb 3 (IANS) Sahara Force India Friday unveiled their car for the 2012 Formula One season as Paul Di Resta and Nico Hulkenberg pulled the covers off the VJM05 ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

ICC to reduce the role of president


February 1st, 2012 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Feb 1 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) Board Wednesday passed a unanimous resolution that the presidency will become an "ambassadorial" role on a one-year rotational basis from 2014 ... Read more...

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Indians start favourites at Gujarat Kensville Golf Challenge


January 25th, 2012 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Jan 25 (IANS) Home favourite Shiv Kapur expects a tough test on his Challenge Tour debut at this week's Gujarat Kensville Challenge golf tourney.Kapur, who won in his Rookie ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Paris Saint-Germain sign Maxwell


January 13th, 2012 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Jan 13 (IANS) Top French league club Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) says it has recruited Spain-based defender Maxwell in a three-and-a-half-year deal."Maxwell is with us for three-and-a-half-years. He is a ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Thackeray attacks Sonia, Rahul


January 8th, 2012 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 8 (IANS) Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray Sunday attacked Congress president Sonia Gandhi by raking up her foreign origin and also questioned party general secretary Rahul ... Read more...

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Is Pakistan heading towards global isolation, wonders daily


December 13th, 2011 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 13 (IANS) Is Pakistan treading the path towards global isolation, asked a Pakistani daily that said the steps taken by Islamabad following the Nov 26 NATO airstrikes ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pakistan’s ambitions run far beyond Afghanistan (Comment)


December 5th, 2011 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
Throughout its short history, Pakistan has bewildered its critics by lurching from crisis to crisis and yet somehow not only surviving but seeming to emerge militarily charged after every trial.While ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Freida Pinto’s ‘Trishna’ at IIFI


November 23rd, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 23 (IANS) Hollywood-based Indian actress Freida Pinto-starrer "Trishna" will be screened Friday at the 42nd International Film Festival of Indian here. "Trishna" is about a woman whose life is ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Lets trust each other, PM tells SAARC nations


November 10th, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Addu (Maldives), Nov 10 (IANS) Soon after a successful meet with his Pakistani counterpart, India's Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday called for all South Asian nations to "trust each ... Read more...

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China must act against Indian ambition: Daily


October 16th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 16 (IANS) A state-run Chinese daily has urged Beijing to prevent India from "reckless attempts in confronting China" after it inked a pact with Vietnam to explore oil ... Read more...

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Septuagenarian retreats from Nepal peak, vows to return


October 11th, 2011 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Jomsom (Nepal), Oct 11 (IANS/EFE) The Spanish septuagenarian with ambitions to become the oldest mountaineer to climb the 14 highest peaks on the planet, completed his descent Monday from the ... Read more...

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I was a rule follower at school: Kristen


October 9th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 9 (IANS) Actress Kristen Stewart says she was a sincere student in school and used to get worried if she couldn't complete her homework on time."Despite what people ... Read more...

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Tata Motors, JLR to collaborate on R&D;


September 7th, 2011 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Tata Motor has decided to develop new vehicles for domestic and overseas markets using in-house research and the expertise gained through acquisition of Jaguar Land ... Read more...

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St. Petersburg Governor Matviyenko resigns, on track to become Russia’s No. 3


August 22nd, 2011 - 8:12 pm ICT by BNO News
MOSCOW (BNO NEWS) -- Russian President Dmitry Medvedev on Monday accepted the resignation of St. Petersburg Governor Valentina Matviyenko after a landslide election victory which puts her on course to assume one ... Read more...

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