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Promising cricketer Tom Maynarda’s body found on rail tracks

June 19th, 2012 - 1:53 am ICT by IANS
London, June 19 (IANS) Tom Maynard, a promising young Surrey batsman has been found dead on the tracks of the District Line in south London after a police chase.His body ... Read more...

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Karnataka policemen protest assault by lawyers

March 22nd, 2012 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 9 (IANS) In a rare instance, a large number of policemen in Karnataka Friday reported to duty wearing black arm bands to protest the assault by lawyers ... Read more...

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New Zealand, Australia cricketers pay tribute to quake victims (Diary)

February 25th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
By Abhishek Roy Nagpur, Feb 25 (IANS) New Zealand and Australian cricketers were overcome with emotion as they paid tribute to the victims of the Christchurch earthquake before the start of ... Read more...

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Ke$ha says no to ‘Nazi’ dancewear

November 17th, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 17 (ANI): 'Tik Tok' girl Kesha said no to the militaristic emblems on the outfits of her X Factor backing dancers amid fears of a backlash for glorifying Nazi-style imagery.The ... Read more...

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Fleeced by autos? Electric cars could be the way out

August 12th, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/ Tel Aviv, Aug.12 (ANI): By all accounts, the 'meter jam' drive in three cities in India has been a success. Commuters in Mumbai and Bangalore had begun the protest against ... Read more...

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Jubilant Germans see sweet justice in 4-1 win over England

June 28th, 2010 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, June 27 (DPA) Central Berlin resounded Sunday with trumpeting vuvuzelas, whistles and honking car horns, as fans cheered a German 4-1 World Cup victory over England which, for many, righted wrongs ... Read more...

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BJP marks UPA government anniversary as black day (Lead)

May 24th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday observed a black day and held a demonstration here over price rise as the second phase of the Congress-led United ... Read more...

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Chouhan hands over Rs.73 lakh to women’s hockey team

January 29th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 29 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan gave Rs.73 lakh to the women's hockey players who are protesting here against Hockey India (HI) for the non-payment of their ... Read more...

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Women hockey players reject offer of Rs.50,000 each

January 21st, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 21 (IANS) Taking the cue from the men's team, members of India's women hockey team told Hockey India that its offer of Rs.50,000 each as incentive for their performance ... Read more...

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Women’s hockey team dons black arm-bands over non-payment of dues

January 21st, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Bhopal, Jan 21 (ANI): Days after the men's hockey team got their incentive cheques after an open revolt, the women's hockey team is protesting against the non-payment of their dues.The team, which ... Read more...

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Central government school’s staff don black bands as protest

November 3rd, 2009 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 3 (IANS) The entire teaching and non-teaching staff of the central government's 586 Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas (JNV) across India has decided to work with a black arm bands to protest ... Read more...

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Cory Aquino’s Funeral Procession Attended By Thousands

August 3rd, 2009 - 7:48 pm ICT by GD
Thousands lined up the streets of Manila in order to bid final adieu to the former Philippine President, Cory Aquino, with many of the citizens showering yellow confetti that symbolized the people's ... Read more...

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Dhoni glad Indian team has not gone to Pakistan (Lead)

March 3rd, 2009 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Napier, March 3 (IANS) Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni says he is glad India did not tour Pakistan, where six Sri Lankan players were injured in a terror attack in Lahore ... Read more...

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Grateful Malegaon names road after slain ATS chief Karkare

December 17th, 2008 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Malegaon (Maharashtra), Dec 17 (IANS) A grateful Malegaon town Wednesday decided to name a main road in memory of Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) chief Hemant Karkare who was killed combatting terrorists in Mumbai, ... Read more...

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Former Test player Ashok Vinoo Mankad dead

August 1st, 2008 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Aug 1 (ANI): Former Test player Ashok Vinoo Mankad died in his sleep at his Worli residence here this morning. He was 61. A right-handed batsman, Mankad played for India ... Read more...

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More than 550 Tibetans arrested in Nepal (Lead)

May 11th, 2008 - 11:02 pm ICT by admin
DPA Kathmandu, May 11 (DPA) The Nepali police Sunday arrested more than 550 Tibetan demonstrators, most of them women, during anti-China protests in the capital Kathmandu. The demonstrators, including Tibetan nuns, were arrested ... Read more...

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