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Kohli, Dhoni carry India to victory (Lead)


September 3rd, 2012 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 3 (IANS) India survived some anxious moments following a middle-order slump to beat a brave New Zealand by five wickets and complete a 2-0 sweep in the ... Read more...

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TDP legislators continue protest over power shortage


August 28th, 2012 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 28 (IANS) Legislators of the Telugu Desam Party (TDP), the main opposition party in Andhra Pradesh assembly, Tuesday continued their protest against the shortage of electricity.The legislators, who ... Read more...

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Ghadge leads ‘Star Blue’ into Mumbai billiards semis


August 2nd, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 2 (IANS) Sunil Ghadge snatched the decider with exquisite shots to lead Central Railway Mumbai Institute 'Star Blue' into the semifinals of The Zarine and Yazdi Daruvala Charitable ... Read more...

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CCI, Park Club in Mumbai billiards quarters


August 1st, 2012 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 1 (IANS) CCI 'Billiards Boys' and Park Club 'Samurais' fashioned exciting wins to storm into the quarter-finals of The Zarine and Yazdi Daruvala Charitable Trust Mumbai Billiards League ... Read more...

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Break in at Bachchan home (Lead)


July 22nd, 2012 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 22 (IANS) The Bachchan family had some anxious moments after a man broke into their house Jalsa."Spent some anxious moments yesterday since we had a break in! The ... Read more...

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Break in at Big B’s house


July 22nd, 2012 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 22 (IANS) The Bachchan family had some anxious moments after someone broke into their house Jalsa."Spent some anxious moments yesterday since we had a break in! The ... Read more...

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CBI questioning Jagan for second day


June 4th, 2012 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 4 (IANS) For the second consecutive day Monday, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) questioned jailed YSR Congress Party leader Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy for alleged corruption.The CBI, given ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu to meet Services in Santosh Trophy final


May 27th, 2012 - 1:15 am ICT by IANS
Cuttack, May 26 (IANS) Tamil Nadu held onto a first-half lead to pip Manipur 2-0 in the semi-finals here Saturday and book a summit clash with Services in the final ... Read more...

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Services scrape past Kerala to enter Santosh Trophy final


May 25th, 2012 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
Cuttack, May 25 (IANS) Services scored once in each half as they beat Kerala 2-1 at the Barabati Stadium here Friday to advance to the final of the 66th Santosh ... Read more...

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Rajasthan Royals knocked out, Chargers win finally (Lead)


May 19th, 2012 - 1:32 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 19 (IANS) Former champions Rajasthan Royals were knocked out of the fifth edition of Indian Premier League following their five wicket defeat by Deccan Chargers at Rajiv ... Read more...

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West Indies fightback of no avail as Australia win first Test


April 12th, 2012 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), April 12 (IANS/CMC) A gritty West Indies again fought back valiantly but paid the price for one wretched session in the entire opening Test and plunged to a three-wicket ... Read more...

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I-League: Dempo hold Mohun Bagan


April 1st, 2012 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 1 (IANS) Dempo Sports Club held Mohun Bagan 2-2 in a crucial I-League clash at the Salt Lake Stadium Sunday. The draw helped Dempo top the table with ... Read more...

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UPA defeats opposition amendments on NCTC in Rajya Sabha (Lead)


March 20th, 2012 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) With help from the Samajwadi Party (SP), the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and ally Trinamool Congress, the government Tuesday defeated the opposition backed amendments ... Read more...

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Lok Sabha adopts motion of thanks on president’s address (Lead)


March 19th, 2012 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) The Lok Sabha Monday adopted the motion of thanks on the president's address after a huge number of amendments moved by the opposition were ... Read more...

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Mixed trends in Maharashtra civic poll count


February 17th, 2012 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 17 (IANS) Counting of votes for the 10 Maharashtra civic corporations indicated mixed early trends Friday, giving anxious moments to the main contending parties.The initial leads and ... Read more...

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Central Zone enter Duleep final


February 7th, 2012 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 7 (IANS) Central Zone expectedly entered the Duleep Trophy cricket final on the basis of the 110-run first innings lead as the semi-final game against South Zone ended ... Read more...

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India finally taste win Down Under, win second T20 (Lead)


February 3rd, 2012 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Feb 3 (IANS) India finally tasted success in Australia winning the second and last Twenty20 international by eight wickets with their outstanding outcricket at the Melbourne Cricket Ground ... Read more...

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PSPB sweep all four singles titles at Junior National TT


January 9th, 2012 - 12:29 am ICT by IANS
Siliguri, Jan 8 (IANS) Petroleum Sports Promotion Board (PSPB) won all four singles finals of the Indian Oil Junior and Youth National Table Tennis Championships at the Municipal Corporation Indoor ... Read more...

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High tidal waves lash Andhra coast


December 28th, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 28 (IANS) Fear gripped coastal Andhra as high tidal waves lashed the coast under the impact of cyclonic storm 'Thane' which is set to cross the coast between ... Read more...

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Ameya, Vishnu annex titles in JK Tyre National Racing


November 27th, 2011 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
Chenna, Nov 27 (IANS) Ameya Walavalkar (Mars Racing) won a dramatic Formula LGB Swift race in the JK Tyre FMSCI National Racing Championship here Sunday, but had to spend several ... Read more...

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Heartbreak at Eden as Sachin misses elusive 100th ton


November 14th, 2011 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 14 (IANS) West Indies players Devendra Bishoo and Marlon Samuels Monday turned villains for the Eden Gardens crowd which had begun to swell hoping Indian little master ... Read more...

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Junior TT players gear up for World Championship


November 11th, 2011 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) Hopes will be high from India's paddlers in the Volkswagen 2011 World Junior Table Tennis Championships to be held at Manama, Bahrain from Sunday.The stint ... Read more...

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I-League: Churchill, Dempo and Chirag win


October 22nd, 2011 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata/Margao/Bangalore/Pune, Oct 22 (IANS) Super Cup champions East Bengal and title holders Salgaocar Sports Club disappointed their fans as they went down by identical 0-1 margin on the opening day ... Read more...

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Last two overs made the difference: Harbhajan


October 9th, 2011 - 3:36 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 9 (IANS) The two wickets by James Franklin in the 19th over set up victory for Mumbai Indians, according to skipper Harbhajan Singh who also praised Lasith ... Read more...

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Vasco hold Ar-Hima goalless in Federation Cup


September 10th, 2011 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 10 (IANS) Goa's Vasco Sports Club spent anxious moments before managing to finish goalless with Ar-Hima in their preliminary phase opener of the Federation Cup football here Saturday.Meghalaya's ... Read more...

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US Open: Sania loses, Paes-Bhupathi, Bopanna-Qureshi advance


August 31st, 2011 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 31 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza lost a thrilling women's singles first round match while compatriots Leander Peas and Mahesh Bhupathi along with Rohan Bopanna and his ... Read more...

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India go down 1-3 to Qatar in pre-Olympic football qualifier


June 20th, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Doha, June 20 (IANS) Qatar survived some anxious moments to beat India 3-1 in the pre-Olympic football qualifier at the Al Sadd Stadium here Sunday.The crowd, comprising mostly expat Indians, ... Read more...

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Efforts to tow away grounded ship off Mumbai suspended


June 19th, 2011 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) Salvage efforts to tow away cargo ship MV Wisdom, grounded near Juhu beach, were suspended Sunday for a fortnight due to operational constraints, a Directorate General ... Read more...

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Salvaging of grounded ship off Mumbai to resume Sunday


June 18th, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 18 (IANS) For the second consecutive day Saturday, salvagers, citing technical problems, suspended efforts to tow away the cargo ship, MV Wisdom, which went adrift and grounded off ... Read more...

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Efforts to tow stranded ship off Mumbai suspended


June 17th, 2011 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 17 (IANS) The Indian Navy and salvagers who mounted a massive operation to remove merchant ship MV Wisdom, stranded off a Mumbai beach, suspended the effort Friday ... Read more...

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We have to come back hungry for final: Sangakarra


March 30th, 2011 - 1:45 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 30 (IANS) Sri Lankan skipper Kumar Sangakarra said Tuesday they need to quickly put behind their celebrations of reaching the World Cup final and "come back fresh and ... Read more...

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Hoax bomb calls over India-Pakistan match venue


March 27th, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 27 (IANS) Officials at the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) stadium in neighbouring Mohali went through anxious moments Sunday after a caller repeatedly told the police that a bomb ... Read more...

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‘Payanam’ offers something new (Tamil Movie Review)


February 12th, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Aravindan DI Film: "Payanam"; Producer: Silent Movies; Director: Radha Mohan; Cast: Prakash Raj, Nagarjuna, Sanaa Khan, Rishiraj, M.S. Bhasker, Manobala, Badava Gopi and others. Music: Pravin Mani; Art: K. Kathir; Rating: ***1/2 ... Read more...

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Railways beat UP to reach semis of senior national women’s hockey


January 27th, 2011 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Sonepat, Jan 27 (IANS) Star-studded Railways routed Uttar Pradesh 7-0 and moved into the semi-final of the senior National Women's Hockey Championship at Motilal Nehru Sports School here Thursday. International Jasjeet Kaur ... Read more...

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Pathan’s heroics go in vain, India lose ODI series (Lead)


January 23rd, 2011 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Centurion, Jan 23 (IANS) Yusuf Pathan struck a savage knock of 105 off 70 balls to give India a late hope but finally perished as the visitors lost by 33 runs to ... Read more...

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