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Coal India approves supply penalty clause


August 7th, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, August 7 (IANS) In a decision crucial to India's power generation capacity, Coal India Tuesday agreed to a revised penalty regime in case of shortfall in supplies to ... Read more...

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Olympics: Suhr soars over Isinbayeva, China still on top (World Roundup)


August 7th, 2012 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, August 7 (IANS) Double Olympic champion and world record holder Yelena Isinbaeva relinquished her Olympic pole vault crown to American Jennifer Suhr and China held on to its top ... Read more...

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Russia, India joint anti-terrorism drills begin Tuesday


August 7th, 2012 - 8:22 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia and India will Tuesday hold an official opening of joint INDRA-2012 anti-terrorism military exercises in the Siberian republic of Buryatia, a spokesperson for Russia's ... Read more...

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Play Indian-style attacking hockey: Vasudevan Baskaran (Interview)


July 23rd, 2012 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 23 (IANS) Vasudevan Baskaran, who led India to its last Olympic hockey gold 32 years ago, feels the team needs to adopt the aggressive "Indian style of play" ... Read more...

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China’s Liu Xiang will be ready for Olympics: Coach


July 15th, 2012 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 15 (IANS) Liu Xiang's back injury which forced him out of Saturday night's London Diamond League final will not affect his chance of winning at the Olympic Games ... Read more...

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Liu Xiang arrives in London, eying second Olympic gold medal


July 12th, 2012 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 12 (IANS) China's high hurdler Liu Xiang has arrived here aiming for a second Olympic gold medal after his first win in Athens eight years ago.He will first ... Read more...

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US wants ’significant’ naval ties with India to protect sea lanes


July 4th, 2012 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 4 (IANS) Recognising India's growing maritime power, the United States wants to maintain a "significant" relationship with India to help provide stable and secure international commerce through the ... Read more...

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Vice presidential poll Aug 7, says poll panel


July 3rd, 2012 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) The election for India's next vice president will be held August 7, the Election Commission announced Tuesday."VP election schedule announced. Poll on Aug 7," ... Read more...

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Noida hotel faces action for land grab


June 7th, 2012 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 7 (IANS) A police complaint was lodged Thursday against a luxury hotel in Noida following allegations of land grabbing and construction of the facility on a gram samaj ... Read more...

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India face Holland in Olympic hockey opener


May 22nd, 2012 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 22 (IANS) India will open their campaign in the 2012 Olympics hockey competition in London with a game against the Netherlands July 30, according to the schedule released ... Read more...

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Secret Osama files reveal Al Qaeda membership


May 3rd, 2012 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 3 (IANS) A list of Al Qaeda members first discovered in Osama bin Laden's compound in Pakistan has been published, disclosing the various fates of the group's followers, ... Read more...

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Subhash Ghai says ‘Awara’ drew him into Bollywood


June 29th, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 29 (IANS) Subhash Ghai credits Raj Kapoor's film "Awara" for his entry into Bollywood."In my childhood, I saw 'Awara' and I bunked from school. After that when ... Read more...

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Zardari shoe-thrower to visit Pakistan as ‘Khomeini-like revolution herald’


January 16th, 2011 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 16(ANI): A Briton, who had hurled shoes at Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari during his last official visit to the UK, has announced to visit Pakistan on March 23- the ... Read more...

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Kate Moss’ ’secret Boho marriage not for real’


October 18th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 14 (ANI): Kate Moss insisted that her Bohemian marriage - which took place in a church - was only a blessing and wasn't legal.So "rocker" Jamie Hince will not receive ... Read more...

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Facebook bans pot ads, which showcase the image of the marijuana leaf


August 25th, 2010 - 9:06 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Popular social networking website Facebook has decided to censor images which show the leaf of the marijuana plant in adverts by an advocating group. Understandably the ... Read more...

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NCC cadets clean up oil spill off in Mumbai


August 22nd, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Aug 22 (ANI): The National Cadet Corps (NCC) cadets conducted a clean-up operation on the mangroves, which were all but destroyed due to the recent oil spill off the coast of ... Read more...

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Bihar enroute to development , despite natural calamity : Nitish Kumar


August 15th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, Aug 15 (ANI): Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday said despite the State facing natural calamity for the fourth year in succession, it is on the path of development."Bihar ... Read more...

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Mumbai coast oil spill stops ship movement; Moradabad exporters incur losses


August 14th, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0 Normal 0By Vibhav PoravMoradabad, Aug 14 (ANI): Exporters in Uttar Pradesh's Moradabad district ... Read more...

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Robbie Williams Walks Down Aisle With Dogs As Bridesmaids


August 13th, 2010 - 10:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 13, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): British singer and actor Robbie Williams has recently taken wedding vows with actress Ayda Field. The unique attraction of the day was the bridesmaids. They were ... Read more...

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Mumbai coast oil spill has shipping companies lamenting losses


August 12th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
By Sanjeev ShuklaMumbai, Aug 12 (ANI): Shipping companies are reportedly lamenting their losses following suspension of ship movement to and from the ports of Mumbai and Nhava Sheva due to the oil ... Read more...

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Hollywood Movie Review: Despicable Me (2010)


August 8th, 2010 - 12:21 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Despicable Me: Imaginative, smart and charmingRating: 3.5 out of 5*Starring: Voices of Steve Carrell, Jason Segel, Julie Andrews and Russell BrandDirector: Pierre Coffin and Chris RenaudAugust 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): You'd ... Read more...

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Shahrukh Is In Talks With Singh To Play Awadh King


August 7th, 2010 - 11:50 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Bollyowood's King Khan Shahrukh once played the emperor Ashoka in one of his films. Now he may essay the character of an Awadh king. The actor ... Read more...

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Moscowin Kaveri Is Ready For Release


August 7th, 2010 - 11:25 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Despite carrying favorable conditions to strike gold at box office, few films remain unreleased due to some constraints. Indeed, cinematographer Ravivarman's debut directorial Moscowin Kaveri ... Read more...

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As I Lay Dying Announces Tour


August 7th, 2010 - 11:00 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Grammy Award nominated metalcore group As I Lay Dying has just announced a fresh new set of tour dates in both North America and in ... Read more...

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New Album Of Kanye West


August 7th, 2010 - 10:50 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Kanye West is taking complete benefit of all that today's technology has to offer.The rapper had recently joined a popular social networking service. He also hosted ... Read more...

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Listen To Chikku Bhukku Songs From Aug 13


August 7th, 2010 - 10:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Following Jeyam Ravi starrer Dhaam Dhoom and Saran's Modhi Vilaiyaadu, Media One Global Entertainment will release its next film Chikku Bhukku by the first week of ... Read more...

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UNICEF To Sign Priyanka Chopra As Brand Ambassador


August 7th, 2010 - 10:25 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has chosen Bollywood beauty Priyanka Chopra as one of their brand ambassadors.In a statement, Karin Hulshof, the UNICEF representative ... Read more...

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Kerala To Honor Kamal Hasan


August 7th, 2010 - 10:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Kamal Haasan, one of the best and versatile actors of Indian cinema, would soon be felicitated by the Kerala Tourism department.This felicitation would commence during ... Read more...

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Sanjay Dutt Clears Way For Ajay Devgn’s Akrosh


August 7th, 2010 - 10:00 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Bollywood has very few actors, who can claim to be good friends. Sanjay Dutt and Ajay Devgn can be counted as one of them. Dutt ... Read more...

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“Karan And I Did Talk About Dabangg Vs We Are Family Clash”: Arbaaz


August 7th, 2010 - 9:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): It is a known fact now that the moment promos of Dabangg hit the air, the makers of We Are Family had no qualms in ... Read more...

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Shiv CNN Gets Awesome Welcome


August 7th, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): It has been seen that one way or the other, director Prem somehow steals the show from the day one of his film. Upendra has that ... Read more...

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Sushmita Sen And Wasim Akram Break Up Their Relation


August 7th, 2010 - 9:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Beauty Queen Sushmita Sen has added one more break-up in the history of her relationships. This time the poor chap is Wasim Akram, the former ... Read more...

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OUATIM Scores Big, Aims For 60 Crores


August 7th, 2010 - 9:05 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Just like every year, 2010 too has starved of some genuine bona fide hits. The ones that have managed to hit the bull's eye are ... Read more...

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Radha Passes Away In ‘Tere Mere Sapne’


August 7th, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The popular serial "Tere Mere Sapne' aired on Star Plus is about to shock its viewers, as it has been reported by a source that one ... Read more...

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Recall Of P & G Pet Food Expands To Specialty Products


August 7th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 7, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Pet food recall has now expanded to include popular brands Iams and Eukanuba as well. The specialty brands of dry dog food manufactured by ... Read more...

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