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Linda pockets chess title


May 29th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Pondicherry, May 29 (IANS) Local star Linda Rangarajan with 9.0 points emerged champion in the third KACC International FIDE Rating chess tournament (below 2200) here Tuesday.In the final round, Linda ... Read more...

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Rangarajan leads field in chess meet


May 28th, 2012 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
Pondicherry, May 28 (IANS) Local star L. Rangarajan scalped top seed K. Gunasekaran to lead the field with 7.0 points after the seventh round of the third KACC International FIDE ... Read more...

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Salim stops Jayavel, snatches lead in chess tourney


October 8th, 2011 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 8 (IANS) Local schoolboy Osama Salim (Velammal School) scored over leader Mugil Jayavel and led the table with 8.5 points after the ninth round in the United India ... Read more...

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Teenaged boy dies after hit by cricket ball


April 13th, 2011 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 13 (IANS) In a freak accident, a teenaged spectator at a local cricket match died in Uttar Pradesh's Shahjahanpur after being hit by the cricket ball, police ... Read more...

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Pak lawmakers blame ‘lapse of security’ for Bhatti’s assassination


March 4th, 2011 - 12:07 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 4(ANI): A majority of Pakistan's parliamentarians have blamed a 'lapse of security' for the assassination of Minority Affairs Minister Shahbaz Bhatti.Bhatti was shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Islamabad on ... Read more...

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Pietersen, Swann leading campaign to stop players being banned from Twitter


August 25th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 25 (ANI): England cricketers Kevin Pietersen and Graeme Swann are leading a campaign to stop players from being banned from Twitter, and have already made it clear they want ... Read more...

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U-19 Pak skipper says he’s ready for Test challenge


June 9th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jun.9 (ANI): Disappointed at not being selected for the forthcoming Asia Cup in Sri Lanka, Pakistan Under-19 cricket team's skipper Azeem Ghumman has urged selectors to give him a chance to ... Read more...

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Banned Younis, Malik and ageing Akhtar in PCB’s list of 35 probables for Asia Cup


May 26th, 2010 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, May 26 (ANI): Controversial fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar and banned former captains Younis Khan and Shoaib Malik have been included in the Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB) list of 35 probables ... Read more...

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‘Ranga The Donga’ shooting in progress


March 9th, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
March 9, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Shooting of "Ranga The Donga' directed by GV Sudhakar Naidu and produced by CR Manohar Naidu and GV himself under the joint banner of Golden Lions ... Read more...

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Australia, Pakistan eyeing for record in U-19 World Cup


January 29th, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Christchurch, Jan 29 (IANS) Australia and Pakistan will vie to become the first country to win the junior cricket World Cup thrice when they clash in the final at Burt Sutcliffe Oval ... Read more...

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Holders India knocked out by Pakistan in junior World Cup (Lead)


January 23rd, 2010 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
Christchurch, Jan 23 (IANS) Defending champions India lost a battle of nerves against Pakistan in a truncated junior World Cup quarterfinal, losing by two wickets in a pulsating last-over finish here Saturday. Rain ... Read more...

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Windies beat England, enter under-19 World Cup semi-final


January 23rd, 2010 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
Rangiora (New Zealand), Jan.23 (ANI): A five-wicket haul by young Barbadian pacer Jason Holder and half-centuries by Kraigg Brathwaite and Andre Creary,helped the West Indies to beat England in a quarter-final encounter ... Read more...

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India to meet Pakistan in ICC under-19 World Cup quarters on Saturday


January 22nd, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by ANI
Lincoln (New Zealand), Jan.22 (ANI): In what promises to be the match of the tournament so far, defending champion India will meet two-time former winner Pakistan in the quarter-finals here on Saturday. ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu colts on top in Cooch-Behar trophy


December 12th, 2009 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 12 (IANS) Tamil Nadu leg-spinner Shravan Krishnan took four for 73 to reduce Rajasthan to 135 for seven in reply to the home team's first innings total of 227 on ... Read more...

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Pakistan a “black hole” for US funds : Report


October 6th, 2009 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct.6 (ANI): Despite the US providing huge amounts of funds to Pakistan to enable it fight the menace of terrorism, Islamabad has failed to ensure that the monetary assistance is utilized ... Read more...

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Three Pakistanis booked for impersonating journalists


August 21st, 2009 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Rawalpindi, Aug 21 (IANS) Pakistani police have booked three men for posing as journalists and using the names of a private TV channel and a newspaper to blackmail residents of this garrison ... Read more...

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Multiple composers offer melodious medley for ‘99′ (IANS Music Review)


May 3rd, 2009 - 9:23 am ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher Film: "99"; Music Directors: Ashutosh Pathak, Shamir Tandon, Roshan Machado and Mahesh Shanker; Lyricists: Vaibhav Modi, Shabbir Ahmed, Sita Menon and Amitabh Bhattacharya; Singers: Shaan, Sunidhi Chauhan, KK, Bonnie ... Read more...

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Pak security officials, elite in state of denial: Expert


March 8th, 2009 - 3:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 8 (ANI): The attack on the Sri Lankan cricket team last week points towards the Punjabi terrorist group Lashkar-e-Taiba, which most independent analysts think carried out the attacks in ... Read more...

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Musharraf had me tortured by Pak intelligence, says Baloch businessman


December 12th, 2008 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Dec.12 (ANI): Baloch businessman Munir Mengal, who was arrested for launching a Baloch satellite TV station, has charged former Pakistan President and army chief Pervez Musharraf with ordering his torture ... Read more...

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Pakistani senator questions coal sales to India


August 6th, 2008 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 6 (IANS) At a time the government and industry lobbies are batting for increased trade with India as a means of improving ties, an opposition senator in Pakistan has questioned ... Read more...

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Pak’s plan panel seeks India help, backs gas pipeline (Lead)


June 24th, 2008 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) Pakistan has sought India's help in various fields such as power, agriculture, e-governance and infrastructure, and supported the $7.4 billion India-Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline. A high-level delegation led ... Read more...

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Pakistan to check trafficking in radioactive materials


June 21st, 2008 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Islamabad, June 21 (Xinhua) The Pakistan Nuclear Regulatory Authority (PNRA) and Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Saturday signed an agreement to jointly tackle the illegal trafficking in radioactive material, officials said. The ... Read more...

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Mulayam flays Mayawati for killing of Gujjar activist


May 30th, 2008 - 11:25 pm ICT by admin
Lucknow, May 30 (IANS) Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav Friday blamed Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati for the death of a party activist in police firing on Gujjar protestors in Firozabad ... Read more...

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Afghanistan a favourite at Surajkund fair


February 9th, 2008 - 8:07 pm ICT by admin
By Ravi KhandelwalSurajkund (Haryana), Feb 9 (ANI): Membership of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation or SAARC has helped Afghanistan to expand its trade boundaries at the Surajkund crafts fair, on ... Read more...

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Surajkund fair gets a fillip from SAARC countries


February 3rd, 2008 - 12:09 pm ICT by admin
Surajkund (Haryana), Feb 3 (ANI): The participation of craftsmen from the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) countries has added to the attraction of the 15-day Surajkund fair that showcases the ... Read more...

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Pak PM holds farewell meet with Musharraf


November 15th, 2007 - 4:52 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Nov 15 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz held a farewell meeting with President General Pervez Musharraf at Aiwan-e-Sadr here on Thursday. Musharraf lauded the contribution of Aziz in fast tracking ... Read more...

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Benazir detained, Lahore-Islamabad “long march” in doldrums


November 14th, 2007 - 10:36 am ICT by admin
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Benazir committed to Tuesday’s long march, despite govt’s threat to detain her


November 14th, 2007 - 10:36 am ICT by admin
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Benazir taken into safe custody in view of terror threats: Rashid(Lead: Benazir)


November 14th, 2007 - 10:20 am ICT by admin
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Musharraf tells PML-Q MPs, no election decision under US dictation


November 14th, 2007 - 10:15 am ICT by admin
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No decision yet on when to hold elections: Tariq Azeem


November 14th, 2007 - 8:35 am ICT by admin
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No decision to hold elections on schedule: Pak minister


November 14th, 2007 - 8:34 am ICT by admin
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Musharraf’s vow to quit army now ‘in limbo’: Tariq Azeem


November 14th, 2007 - 8:30 am ICT by admin
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Elections amid all other matters gone into abeyance: Pak Minister


November 14th, 2007 - 8:27 am ICT by admin
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Imposition of emergency a constitutional step: Pak minister


November 14th, 2007 - 8:19 am ICT by admin
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