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New UP Congress chief inherits a legacy of failures (News Analysis)


September 12th, 2012 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 12 (IANS) Will Nirmal Khatri, the little-known newly appointed Uttar Pradesh state Congress president, be able to turn the fortunes of India's grand old party and bring ... Read more...

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Fake fortune teller jailed in Shanghai


September 10th, 2012 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Sep 10 (IANS) A bogus woman fortune teller has been sentenced to around four years behind bars for swindling a woman here in the Chinese business hub of 190,000 ... Read more...

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Recreating 26/11 massacre felt terrifying: RGV (Movie Snippets)


September 4th, 2012 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 4 (IANS) Ram Gopal Varma says that recreating the 26/11 Mumbai attacks, which claimed 166 lives, for his film was "terrifying"."Just shot the Taj massacre of 26/11. ... Read more...

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Nehru Cup: Ashfaq stars in Maldives win over Syria (Lead)


August 28th, 2012 - 1:03 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) Maldives striker Ali Ashfaq inspired his team to a 2-1 win over Syria in the Nehru Cup football tournament here Monday.Ashfaq scored one goal and ... Read more...

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ICC president congratulates India U-19 side


August 27th, 2012 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 27 (IANS) International Cricket Council (ICC) president Alan Isaac Monday congratulated the Indian team for winning the U-19 World Cup for the third time Sunday in Australia."It ... Read more...

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Former Liverpool defender Aurelio out with injury


July 1st, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, July 1 (IANS) Former Liverpool and Valencia defender Fabio Aurelio will miss the remainder of the Brazilian Serie A season after suffering a serious knee injury.The 32-year-old ... Read more...

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‘Looking at CPI-M workers’ faces will bring bad luck’


June 17th, 2012 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 17 (IANS) A Trinamool Congress leader known for his weird pronouncements has tossed up another one, asking his party cadres not to look at Communist Party of ... Read more...

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Euro 2012: Sweden coach blames bad luck for defeat to England


June 16th, 2012 - 5:49 am ICT by IANS
Kiev, June 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Swedish coach Erik Hamren has blamed bad luck for the 3-2 defeat to England that put Sweden out of Euro 2012 in the group stage.England ... Read more...

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Sailor couple held by pirates aim to finish voyage


June 11th, 2012 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
London, June 10 (IANS) A British couple held hostage by Somali pirates for more than a year are planning to finish their round-the-world sailing trip.Rachel and Paul Chandler said they ... Read more...

Posted in World |

We can still make it, says Portugal’s Pepe


June 10th, 2012 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Lviv (Ukraine), June 10 (IANS) Portugal's central defender Pepe believes his side can still progress to the last eight as long as they play quality football they showed in the ... Read more...

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Germany’s Gomez got lucky: Portugal coach


June 10th, 2012 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
Lviv (Ukraine), June 10 (RIA Novosti) Portugal coach Paulo Bento said that Germany striker Mario Gomez got lucky in scoring the goal that consigned the Portuguese to a 1-0 Euro 2012 ... Read more...

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Motorsports: Maiden win for Bolisetti


May 20th, 2012 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
Nurburgring (Germany), May 19 (IANS) India's Sailesh Bolisetti and team-mate Phil Glew clinched victory in the second race of the British GT championship here Saturday after having finished a disappointing ... Read more...

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Lotus team second in qualifying session


May 18th, 2012 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Nurburgring (Germany), May 18 (IANS) The Lotus Sport UK pairing of Sailesh Bolisetti and Phil Glew qualified sixth (race one) and second (race two) in the British GT4 championship, here ... Read more...

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Purify internet, censor comments on news websites, says MP


May 10th, 2012 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) A Congress MP Thursday called for internet to be "purified" and "abusive" and "filthy" comments on celebrities and politicians, often found in the comments sections ... Read more...

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Gaga consults astrologers for world tour


April 17th, 2012 - 9:19 am ICT by IANS
London, April 17 (IANS) Lady Gaga has become superstitious! The singer is consulting a team of astrologers ahead of her world tour as she feels her stars are aligned against ... Read more...

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My bad luck I couldn’t do ‘Krrish 3′: Jacqueline


March 26th, 2012 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 26 (IANS) Sri Lankan actress Jacqueline Fernandez, who is just three films old in Bollywood, regrets not doing "Krrish 3" and clarifies that director Sajid Khan does ... Read more...

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Agra celebrates for Sachin


March 16th, 2012 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, March 16 (IANS) Youngsters burst crackers and distributed sweets in several parts of the Taj city Thursday as Sachin Tendulkar punctured the psychological barrier of the 100th century. ... Read more...

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Chinese officials sacked for dumping baby bodies


March 1st, 2012 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 1 (IANS) Two officials at a hospital in China were Thursday sacked for dumping the bodies of 16 dead foetuses and babies as "hospital waste". The bodies were ... Read more...

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Feng Fei Fei’s death announcement delayed


February 15th, 2012 - 12:27 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Hong Kong, Feb 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Taiwanese singer Feng Fei Fei passed away on the 3rd of January but the family kept the news from the public because of fear that it ... Read more...

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This Indian team can beat any side, says BCCI president


January 19th, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) Indian cricket board president N.Srinivsan backed the beleaguered team, saying the players selected for the Australia tour were the best in the country and have ... Read more...

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No acting for Trishala: Sanjay Dutt (Lead)


January 17th, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 17 (IANS) When it comes to his daughter Trishala, Sanjay Dutt is a very protective father. He does not want her in showbiz.The 22-year-old was interested in ... Read more...

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Trishala not allowed to enter into showbiz, says Sanjay Dutt


January 17th, 2012 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 17 (IANS) When it comes to his daughter Trishala, Sanjay Dutt is a very protective father and candidly admits that he will never allow her to step ... Read more...

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Batting failures not helping India’s cause: Yadav


January 14th, 2012 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Jan 14 (IANS) India's young fast bowler Umesh Yadav, who picked up his maiden fifer in Tests here Saturday, said repeated batting failure was not helping the team ... Read more...

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Luck not going India’s way, says Kohli


January 13th, 2012 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Jan 13 (IANS) India batsman Virat Kohli said Friday that it was bad luck and not lack of temperament or technique that has been ailing the team in its ... Read more...

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When a naked British woman dangled from a stairwell!


November 23rd, 2011 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 23 (IANS) A naked British woman was left dangling, upside down, in the stairwell of a Spanish hotel block after she tumbled over a handrail while making love ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Guardiola refuses to blame Spain for Pique’s injury


October 16th, 2011 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Oct 16 (IANS) FC Barcelona coach Pep Guaridola has refused to blame Spain's national football squad for defender Gerard Pique's muscle injury that sidelined him for the next two ... Read more...

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I have the form to rattle South Africa: Johnson


October 6th, 2011 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 6 (IANS) Australia's pace spearhead Mitchell Johnson says his lacklustre performance in Sri Lanka was more a case of bad luck and that he is in form to ... Read more...

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A town that never burns Ravana effigy


October 6th, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Baijnath (Himachal Pradesh), Oct 6 (IANS) Unlike in many other parts of India, this ancient pilgrim town in Kangra district does not burn the effigy of demon king Ravana on ... Read more...

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Proud to coach Inter Milan, says Ranieri


September 23rd, 2011 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Sep 23 (IANS) Inter Milan's new coach Claudio Ranieri said he is very proud to manage the football club, according to his interview released by the club's official website ... Read more...

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WWE Raw: Triple H and Punk Face Off, Miz and Truth Fired!


September 20th, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) As last night's episode of 'WWE Monday Night Raw Supershow' kicked off, it was the fall out from 'Night of Champions'. CM Punk made his way to the ... Read more...

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Baby dies as doctor delays ‘unlucky’ birth date


September 16th, 2011 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 16 (IANS) A doctor in China delayed surgery to deliver a baby as the date was considered "inauspicious", causing the baby to die three days after it was ... Read more...

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Kolkata celebrities lukewarm to Messi match


August 30th, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 30 (IANS) As excitement builds up among the soccer crazy fans of the city to watch superstar Lionel Messi in action, most of the celebrities of ... Read more...

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Powell eyes London Olympics to end title drought


August 28th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Daegu (South Korea), Aug 28 (IANS/CMC) Luckless Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell knows that at age 28 he may have squandered his last real chance at a World Championship title, but he ... Read more...

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Beating Mercedes has been the highlight so far, says Mallya


August 4th, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) Force India boss Vijay Mallya is encouraged by the team's strong result in the last two races and says outpacing the Mercedes team in Germany ... Read more...

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I wouldn’t have withdrawn the run out appeal: Hussain


August 1st, 2011 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Nottingham, Aug 1 (IANS) Former England captain Nasser Hussain says he would not have done what Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni did by recalling Ian Bell after he was controversially ... Read more...

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