Hussain enters quarters in Squash Open

July 27th, 2012 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) Shakir Hussain outplayed Ashray Ohri 3-2 (9-11, 12-14, 11-3, 11-6, 11-7) in the men's open category of the Coca-Cola Squash Open Championship played at Kendriya ... Read more...

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National Squash championship: Malik ousts Jangra

December 8th, 2011 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 7 (IANS) Indian Squash Academy trainee Karan Malik created a flutter when he scalped 5 to 8 seed Vikas Jangra of Services 11-3, 11-9, 5-11, 0-11, 11-6 in ... Read more...

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Bangladeshi artists tell liberation war story in India

December 6th, 2011 - 10:38 am ICT by IANS
Agartala, Dec 6 (IANS) Millions being killed, more being uprooted and a bleeding nation on the cusp of being born -- it's a bleak, unsparing tale, but one that ... Read more...

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Farmers protest land acquisition in Uttar Pradesh’s Chandauli

May 29th, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 29 (IANS) Even as the Mayawati administration is grappling with the farmers' agitation in Bhatta and Parsaul villages of Greater Noida, a large group of farmers has risen ... Read more...

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A lakh homeless spend winter on Delhi’s streets (Dec 10 is World Human Rights Day)

December 9th, 2010 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhulika Sonkar and Sugandha Pathak New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) For those of us who take the warmth of our homes and their heating devices for granted, here's a chilling statistic - ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu teams dominate in inter-state squash

November 1st, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 1 (IANS) Hosts Tamil Nadu enjoyed a profitable day as their teams qualified for three of the four finals while Maharashtra and Delhi made it to two title rounds apiece ... Read more...

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Dixit, Anaka lead way into national squash semis

October 27th, 2010 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 27 (IANS) Matches went to form and seedings as Asian junior champion Ravi Dixit and WISPA title winner Anaka Alankamony led the fields into the semi-finals of the Sub-Junior and ... Read more...

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After court rap, Delhi scrambles to set up night shelters

January 20th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) Just hours after the Supreme Court Wednesday ordered the Delhi government to shelter thousands of homeless people in the national capital by night, top authorities in the ... Read more...

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One killed, one injured in Delhi firing

March 6th, 2009 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) A 30-year-old man was killed and his associate injured when a group of assailants fired on them in north Delhi Thursday evening, police said. Satnam, 30, and Ram ... Read more...

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Will Delhi’s homeless get a bed and blanket tonight?

January 3rd, 2009 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) As the day draws to an end and the mercury dips, the promise of a warm blanket and a safe haven from the chilly winter wind drives ... Read more...

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‘Do you have HIV plus kid? Donate to orphanage’

May 30th, 2008 - 10:59 am ICT by admin
By Sujeet KumarRaipur, May 30 (IANS) With HIV/AIDS patients continuing to face social stigma across India, an orphanage here has launched a state-wide campaign in Chhattisgarh to adopt and care for infected ... Read more...

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