baptism by fire

Motorsport: Karun, team finish sixth at Le Mans


June 17th, 2012 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
Le Mans (France), June 17 (IANS) Karun Chandhok created history by becoming the first Indian to finish the historic Le Mans 24 Hours race as his JRM Team crossed the ... Read more...

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Jyoti Basu on his life and politics (Lead)


January 17th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 17 (IANS) Veteran Marxist leader Jyoti Basu, who died here Sunday, was a man of strong views and never hesitated to speak his mind. Here are some of his ... Read more...

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Thus spake Jyoti Basu


January 17th, 2010 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 17 (IANS) Communist patriarch Jyoti Basu, who died Sunday, was a man of strong views and never hesitated to speak his mind. Here are his comments on his life ... Read more...

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Scribes remember Irishman who published first Indian newspaper


January 29th, 2009 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Jan 29 (IANS) Rich tributes were paid here Thursday to James Augustus Hickey, an Irishman, who laid the foundation and parameters of journalism in India through the columns of his weekly ... Read more...

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Bhajji warns Oz rookie spinners against baptism by fire


September 13th, 2008 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept.13 (ANI): Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh has warned Australia''s rookie spinners that they can expect a baptism by fire at the hands of Indian batsmen during next months Border-Gavaskar series. "We ... Read more...

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South African batting great Richards says KP will be Proteas No.1 target


July 9th, 2008 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 9 (ANI): Former South African batting great Barry Richards has said that Kevin Pietersen, who is a South African by birth, will be the number one target of the ... Read more...

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Naren Kumar poised to make history


May 29th, 2008 - 9:55 pm ICT by admin
By Anand Philar Chennai, May 29 (IANS) Indian motor sport can boast of another "first" on the international stage when V.R. Naren Kumar takes to the wheels of a Subaru Impreza in Athens ... Read more...

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