New Zealand to promote cricket in United States

December 19th, 2010 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 19 (ANI): New Zealand Cricket has signed a deal that will make them the United States' official partner to promote the game there.Early estimates suggest the deal, which was finalised ... Read more...

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US to have multi-agency ties with emerging powers like India

December 16th, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Dec 16 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is set to reform US diplomacy by turning ambassadors into corporate-like CEOs tasked with establishing productive multi-agency relationships with ... Read more...

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AIFF to sign Rs.700 crore deal with Reliance-IMG

December 8th, 2010 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) The All India Football Federation (AIFF) is all set to sign a Rs.700 crore telecast and marketing rights deal with Reliance Industries Limited (RIL)-International Management Group (IMG) ... Read more...

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Sports ministry eyeing 10 medals at London Olympics

December 6th, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
By Bharat Sharma New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) Encouraged by India's best-ever medal haul in the Commonwealth Games and the Asian Games, the sports ministry is ready ... Read more...

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1986 Ashes win was possible because England was a ‘damn good team’: Gatting

November 22nd, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.22 (ANI): Former England cricket captain Mike Gatting has said that he has fond memories of England's last Ashes triumph in 1986-87, and would love for his country to stamp its ... Read more...

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Brisbane leading the nation in rising online divorce applications

November 21st, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 21 (ANI): The biggest surge of e-divorce applications is in Brisbane, with one in 10 people turning to technology to begin their divorce proceedings, according to statistics.Queenslanders are leading the ... Read more...

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Industrial redevelopment: Delhi government blames MCD, DDA for delay

November 20th, 2010 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) The Delhi government Saturday blamed the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) and Delhi Development Authority (DDA) for delay in implementation of its redevelopment plan for the city's ... Read more...

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England pacers have stolen Australia’s Ashes domination blueprint, says Broad

November 11th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 11 (ANI): England pacer Stuart Broad has said that he and his colleagues have stolen Australia's blueprint for Ashes domination.Broad said much of England's pre-Ashes planning focused on the feats ... Read more...

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Tribune CEO Randy Michaels resigns amidst ‘raunchy behavior tales’

October 25th, 2010 - 9:08 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Chicago, Oct 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tribune Company CEO Randy Michaels has been forced to resign from the company as tales of his raunchy behavior mounted. There were numerous reports that he ... Read more...

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Environmentalists observe Himalaya Day

September 9th, 2010 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) A group of environmentalists and civil society activists Thursday observed Himalaya Day and demanded a comprehensive policy to protect the world's longest and tallest range and its ... Read more...

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English rugby chiefs planning crackdown on bent gambling

September 2nd, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 2 (ANI): The Rugby Football Union, which governs the English Rugby, is planning a crackdown on bent gambling to prevent the kind of scandal rocking Pakistan cricket.The Pakistan cricket ... Read more...

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Need to address anger, pain of Kashmiri youth: Sonia

August 19th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi Thursday said Jammu and Kashmir had a special place in the hearts of the countrymen and efforts should be made to address ... Read more...

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BlackBerry boss to represent private sector on UN panel

August 10th, 2010 - 10:01 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Aug 10 (IANS) Jim Balsillie, co-CEO of BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) based at Waterloo near here, was Monday appointed to a United Nations panel to study globally sustainable economic ... Read more...

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Google accused of betraying sanctimonious ‘net neutrality’ law

August 7th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 7 (ANI): Google, the internet giant, has admitted that it has been in talks with the US communications provider Verizon, and even agreed on an outline plan on how internet ... Read more...

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BSES to provide uninterrupted power during CWG

August 6th, 2010 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) Uninterrupted and stable power supply will be provided during the Oct 3-14 Commonwealth Games here as the distribution network has been strengthened in 12 venues of the ... Read more...

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PM to get blueprint of national mission for green India

August 6th, 2010 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) A blueprint of the national mission for green India, which aims to increase forest cover across the country, will be submitted to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh ... Read more...

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Pak has blueprint of enemy’s intentions: Malik

July 28th, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 28(ANI): Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik has said that his country's authorities have a blueprint of the enemy's intentions, which culminate in Pakistan's destabilisation.Malik said that someone is encouraging ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Channel Nine’s 3D venture aims to make Ashes most high-tech cricket series in history

July 24th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jul 24 (ANI): Channel Nine plans to broadcast some action from this summer's Australia-England Ashes series in 3D, although not the Tests themselves, and plans to take cricket viewers where they ... Read more...

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Use Flintoff as Larwood to give Ponting ‘Bodyline’ chin music during Ashes: Chappell

July 7th, 2010 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jul 7 (ANI): Australia's former Test skipper Ian Chappell has asked England to learn from the Bodyline series and bring Andrew Flintoff out of the retirement to make Ricky Ponting's life ... Read more...

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Gujarat judges favour time limit for disposing cases

July 4th, 2010 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, July 4 (IANS) Almost 90 percent of the judges in Gujarat's subordinate judiciary support a fixed time limit for completion of each stage of a case, a survey by a ... Read more...

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Palin may meet ex-UK PM Thatcher during London visit

June 15th, 2010 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 15 (ANI): Former Alaska Governor and ex-US vice presidential hopeful Sarah Palin has revealed an offer to meet one of her political idols - former British Prime Minister Baroness ... Read more...

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Saif Ali Khan’s Vision Agent Vinod Finally Goes On Floors

June 3rd, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 3, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): One of the most highly anticipated films of recent times Agent Vinod starring one of the most sought after couples in Bollywood -Saif Ali Khan and ... Read more...

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Gullit interested in coaching Australia

May 31st, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 31 (IANS) Former Dutch star and Chelsea manager Ruud Gullit is considering taking up the role as Australia coach when Pim Verbeek steps down after the football World Cup ... Read more...

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Kerala Technocity project to be launched June 4

May 29th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 29 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan will launch on June 4 the Rs.5,000-crore Technocity project, the state's biggest IT city, that will come up on a 450-acre plot near ... Read more...

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Gujarat NRE to invest Rs.1,000 crore for plant in Andhra

May 13th, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 13 (IANS) Metallurgy coke producer Gujarat NRE Coke plans to invest Rs.800-1,000 crore for a plant in Andhra Pradesh, a top company official said Thursday. "We are waiting for the land. ... Read more...

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General Motors to invest $400 million in Tonawanda Engine plant in NY

April 27th, 2010 - 11:31 pm ICT by BNO News
ALBANY, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – General Motors will invest $400 million and create 713 jobs in the Tonawanda Engine plant in New York, Governor David Paterson announced on Tuesday.The multi-million investment ... Read more...

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Kanye West in “The Cleveland Show”

April 12th, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 12, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Rapper and singer, Kanye West, will be witnessed in an episode of the well-liked cartoon series ‘The Cleveland Show’. He will come into view ... Read more...

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No differences with government on food security bill: Congress

April 5th, 2010 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) The Congress Monday said there were no differences between the party and government on the national food security bill and both were working for the "most ... Read more...

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Chidambaram to review anti-Maoist operation Saturday

March 31st, 2010 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 31 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram will review the anti-Maoist operation in West Bengal's Lalgarh and other areas with chief Minister Buddahdeb Bhattacharjee Saturday. Chidambaram is slated to return to ... Read more...

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‘The Real Face Of Jesus’

March 31st, 2010 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 31 (ANI): Using the latest 3-D computer technology, a team of digital artists has created what they claim is the real face of Jesus - and he's nothing like the ... Read more...

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Facebook To Add New Place Feature

March 28th, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri DeyMar 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After having revamped its profile, the popular networking site, Facebook, has decided to go for some internal changes. It has declared that it will be bringing ... Read more...

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Cyber attacks worry Indian firms more than terror: study

March 9th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 9 (IANS) Indian enterprises are more wary of cyber attacks to their IT infrastructure than perceived threats from terrorism and natural disasters, a study by global security solutions provider Symantec ... Read more...

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China to form world’s largest high-speed railway network by 2012

March 4th, 2010 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Mar 4(ANI): The Chinese Railways Ministry has said the operating length of the country's high-speed railway will reach 13,000 km by the end of 2012, forming the world's largest high-speed railway ... Read more...

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Van Jones Up For A Politics Of Hope

February 27th, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Washington, Feb 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Van Jones, who had resigned from his office of the White House Council owing to Environmental Quality last fall, is planning a comeback from his ... Read more...

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Dyson DC24 Blueprint Limited Edition Vac Under Promotional Offer

February 25th, 2010 - 8:32 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Feb 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) There are some Vacuum cleaner users who are weary of using devices that are difficult to carry around and cannot be used easily in rooms filled ... Read more...

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