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Not hankering after n-weapons, says Iran (Second Lead)


August 30th, 2012 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Aug 30 (IANS) Holding that Iran was not hankering after nuclear weapons, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei Thursday condemned the efforts of a few world powers - the very ... Read more...

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Iran not hankering after n-weapons: Ayatollah Khamenei (Lead)


August 30th, 2012 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Aug 30 (IANS) Holding that Iran was not hankering after nuclear weapons, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei Thursday condemned the efforts of a few world powers - the very ... Read more...

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Lippi confirms Conca stay


July 15th, 2012 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou (China), July 15 (IANS) Guangzhou Evergrande coach Marcello Lippi has confirmed that Argentinean midfielder Dario Conca would stay with the team."Conca will stay in my team," Lippi said Saturday ... Read more...

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Karnataka BJP government safe, for now (Lead)


May 14th, 2012 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 14 (IANS) Karnataka's Bharatiya Janata Party government is safe for now as former chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Monday announced that he has "temporarily put off the decision ... Read more...

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IPL: Knight Riders trample Royal Challengers (Lead)


April 10th, 2012 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 10 (IANS) Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) tasted their first victory in the fifth season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) late Tuesday, trampling Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) by ... Read more...

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Nair slams government, ISRO chief for action against him (Intro Roundup)


January 26th, 2012 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore/Chennai/New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) In an unprecedented action in the annals of Indian space odyssey, the central government blacklisted top scientist G. Madhavan Nair from official jobs following ... Read more...

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ISRO: A great institution’s fall from grace (News Analysis)


January 25th, 2012 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 25 (IANS) From humble beginnings of ferrying rocket parts on a bicycle to launching satellites of other countries and landing a craft on the moon, the Indian Space ... Read more...

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RSS tries to broker peace in Karnataka BJP


January 11th, 2012 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 11 (IANS) Alarmed over leadership tussle in Karnataka's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Wednesday began efforts for patch-up.State RSS leaders held a ... Read more...

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Fourth win for Karnataka in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy


October 20th, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 20 (IANS) Karnataka chalked up their fourth consecutive win to take a decisive step towards winning the south zone title after defeating Hyderabad by 80 runs in the ... Read more...

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Are Indian MPs ‘anpadh’? Not at all show parliament records


August 28th, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) Are most Indian MPs "anpadh" (uneducated) and "ganwar" (illiterate) as Om Puri alleged at the Ramlila Maidan? While the actor faces a privilege motion ... Read more...

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Hazare neck deep in corruption, alleges Congress (Lead)


August 14th, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Launching a blistering attack on Anna Hazare ahead of his Aug 16 fast, the Congress Sunday alleged he was "neck deep in corruption", and ... Read more...

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GJM’s Gorkhaland movement a failure: Ghising


April 10th, 2011 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mirik (West Bengal), April 10 (IANS) Returning to the Darjeeling hills after a gap of three years, Gorkha National Liberation Front (GNLF) supremo Subash Ghising has launched a blistering attack ... Read more...

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Barton dismisses Man City star Barry as ‘teacher’s pet’


April 8th, 2011 - 4:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 8(ANI): Newcastle United midfielder Joey Barton has launched a blistering attack on Manchester City midfield ace Gareth Barry, who was England's skipper against Ghana last week.Barton reckons that Barry is ... Read more...

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Congress’ sole ally in Assam threatens to quit


April 7th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, April 7 (IANS) Assam's ruling Congress finds itself in trouble with its only ally, the Bodoland People's Front (BPF), threatening to sever ties and move over to the ... Read more...

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Rahul kicks off poll campaign in Assam


April 5th, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Chaygaon (Assam), April 5 (IANS) Congress leader Rahul Gandhi Tuesday kicked off his election campaign in Assam by launching a blistering attack on the opposition and calling upon the ... Read more...

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Sonia pulls up AGP, lauds Gogoi Govt. for Assam’s development


April 1st, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
Karimganj, Apr 1 (ANI): Launching a blistering attack on the opposition Asom Gana Parishad (AGP), Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Friday said the law and order situation in Assam has changed ... Read more...

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AGP, BJP have done nothing for Assam: Sonia


April 1st, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, April 1 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi Friday kicked off her election campaign in Assam with a blistering attack on the opposition Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) and the ... Read more...

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BJP shall form next government in Assam: Nitin Gadkari


March 23rd, 2011 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, March 23 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari Wednesday kicked off the party's election campaign in Assam by launching a blistering attack on the ruling Congress ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa received donations from business house: Congress


March 10th, 2011 - 11:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) In a blistering attack on Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa, the Congress Thursday said a private trust owned by his family had accepted a ... Read more...

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Assam parties launch poll campaign with rallies


January 29th, 2011 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Jan 29 (IANS) The ruling Congress party and Assam's main opposition Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) Saturday traded charges of corruption, marking the formal launch of electioneering for the state assembly elections ... Read more...

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Half-Brit woman at centre of Berlusconi scandal brands him a ‘piece of s***’


January 28th, 2011 - 11:51 am ICT by ANI
London, Jan 28 (ANI): The sex-crime accusations surrounding Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi are mounting.Now, a half-British woman, who is under investigation for allegedly recruiting girls for the 'Bunga Bunga' sex parties, ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa rules out resignation, says will fight till end


January 22nd, 2011 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 22 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Saturday ruled out resigning following the filing of criminal cases against him and asserted that he will fight till the end and ... Read more...

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Gadkari slams UPA for corruption, resolution on northeast passed (Night Lead)


January 8th, 2011 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Guwahati, Jan 8 (IANS) The first day of the two-day national executive of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ended Saturday with the party launching a blistering attack on ... Read more...

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Gadkari slams UPA over corruption, says NDA will rule in 2014 (Lead)


January 8th, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Jan 8 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) began its two-day national executive here Saturday with party chief Nitin Gadkari launching a blistering attack on the UPA government on charges ... Read more...

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N. Korea gets gender wrong while calling US politician ‘human scum’


December 23rd, 2010 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Dec. 23 (ANI): North Korea got the gender wrong while labeling the incoming head of the United States' House Foreign Affairs Committee as "human scum" and an "anti-communist fanatic".In a blistering ... Read more...

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Earl Spencer ‘to give moving speech about Diana at Royal wedding’


November 26th, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 26 (ANI): Prince William has asked the Earl of Spencer to give a moving speech about his late mother, Diana, at his wedding to Kate Middleton.Charles Spencer will talk ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa rules out quitting over land scam charges


November 20th, 2010 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Hubli/New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) Within hours of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) deferring a decision on his future, Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa, hit by allegations of favouring kin with ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa agrees to fresh trust vote Thursday (Evening Lead)


October 12th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 12 (IANS) Battered by all-round criticism, Karnataka's beleaguered Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Tuesday agreed to take a floor test again Thursday to prove his majority after earlier demanding Governor ... Read more...

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Clubs ‘Kamikaze spending’ will not help to build successful side: Ferguson


August 18th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 18 (ANI): Taking a dig at rivals Manchester City for spending a staggering 130 million pounds, Manchester United coach Sir Alex Ferguson has said that City's "kamikaze spending" will ... Read more...

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Medha Patkar attacks Assam on mega dams on Brahmaputra


July 14th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, July 14 (IANS) Medha Patkar, noted social activist and leader of the Narmada Bachao Andolan, Wednesday launched a blistering attack on the Assam government for going ahead with the construction of ... Read more...

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Shane Warne back ‘in love’ with ‘foul smelling’ British Airways


July 13th, 2010 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 13 (ANI): Former Australian cricketer Shane Warne has changed his tune about the service British Airways provides and this time he is showering them with praise instead of a blistering ... Read more...

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World Cup 2010: Schweinsteiger accuses Argentina of being ‘disrespectful’


July 1st, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 1 (ANI): German soccer star, Bastian Schweinsteiger, has cranked up the tension ahead of Germany's quarter-final against Argentina with a blistering attack on Diego Maradona and his players.According to ... Read more...

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‘Bankrupt’ Pak Punjab Govt. has no money to pay salaries to employees: PML-Q


June 4th, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jun.4 (ANI): The Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-Q) has launched a blistering attack on the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) in Punjab, blaming it for ruining the province's finances to such an ... Read more...

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Golf’s original bad boy comes to Tiger Woods’ rescue


December 9th, 2009 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 9 (ANI): John Daly has asked fellow golfers to refrain from attacking Tiger Woods for cheating on wife Elin Nordegren, as the World No.1 has done a lot for ... Read more...

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India off to explosive start in Kanpur Test (Lunch report)


November 24th, 2009 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kanpur, Nov 24 (IANS) Virender Sehwag and Gautam Gambhir gave India an explosive start in the second cricket Test against Sri Lanka here Tuesday. Strokeful half-centuries from Sehwag (70) and Gambhir (59) ... Read more...

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