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Despite poverty, disability, these Bengal students shine


June 2nd, 2012 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 2 (IANS) They faced poverty and physical disability but that could not deter these bravehearts from scoring well in this year's Madhyamik examinations of the West Bengal ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

When Big B used to be a gate crasher


February 21st, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) He might be flying in private jets or executive class with a lot of attention, but there was time when Bollywood's megastar Amitabh Bachchan used to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Vettori named New Zealand player of the year


September 10th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Sep 10(ANI): New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori has been named the country's cricketer of the year for the fourth time at New Zealand Cricket (NZC)'s annual awards function in Auckland.In ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Bhola-3 by-poll ends in Bangladesh (Lead)


April 24th, 2010 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, April 24 (IANS) Voting for Bhola-3, a parliamentary constituency in southern Bangladesh, ended Saturday with scattered violence at a few places. People cast their votes in Lalmohan and Tajumuddin towns in the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Life is like a boxing ring: Amitabh Bachchan


March 12th, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who recently met world light-welterweight boxing champion Amir Khan on a flight, says it is a "terrific sport" and its ring is "much ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Two students commit suicide in Maharashtra (Lead)


January 7th, 2010 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 6 (IANS) Two days after Mumbai was rocked by three student suicides, two more girl students ended their lives in Maharashtra Wednesday. While one was studying in Class 9, the ... Read more...

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Does ‘3 Idiots’ have answer to spate of suicides, ragging?


January 4th, 2010 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 4 (IANS) Rattled by three students committing suicide, including by an 11-year-old, and a major incident of ragging at a medical college, the Maharashtra government said it would look for ... Read more...

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‘Suicides’ by three students shock Mumbai (Lead)


January 4th, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 4 (IANS) Two minors and a medical student are suspected to have committed suicide here, sending shock waves across the city Monday. A 20-year old medical student, whose identity was not ... Read more...

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Class 7 student found dead in Mumbai school


January 4th, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 4 (IANS) The body of a 13-year-old student was found hanging in the rest room of a prestigious school here early Monday. A high-ranking official of the Shardashram Boys High School ... Read more...

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Green lifestyle statement: Bangalore kids cycle to school


November 21st, 2009 - 10:22 am ICT by IANS
By Maitreyee Boruah Bangalore, Nov 21 (IANS) A group of girls near the busy Old Airport Road in India's tech hub Bangalore bicycle to school every day as a lifestyle statement -- green ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Oram’s decision to retire correct, say ex-colleagues


October 14th, 2009 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland (New Zealand), Oct. 14 (ANI): Central Districts cricket personalities have said all-rounder Jacob Oram's decision to retire from Test cricket is the right one if he is to stay on in ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

In Bangalore, teachers are becoming friends with students


September 4th, 2009 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 4 (IANS) As students across Bangalore are set to pay respect to their teachers Saturday on the occasion of Teachers Day, a change is in sight in the educational campuses ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

West Bengal teacher donates Rs.8 mn for poor students


June 3rd, 2009 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 3 (IANS) He was the assistant headmaster of a school in West Bengal and on retirement, he decided to donate his entire life savings to help poor students continue their ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Taliban tightens grip in Swat as Pak Army continies to worry about India


May 5th, 2009 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 5 (ANI): The Taliban is tightening its grip in the Swat region and continues to resist the Pakistan military's efforts to dislodge them from Buner because of the latter's ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Drunk Oz teacher fired for allegedly flashing breasts at students


December 20th, 2008 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, December 20 (ANI): A teacher had been fired from an Australian high school following allegations that she drank alcohol with students and flashed her breasts at them.The New South Wales ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Man sues Oz state govt over phobia of young Asian men


October 28th, 2008 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 28 (ANI): A former high school student of Lebanese descent, who developed a phobia of young Asian men after allegedly being stabbed at school, is suing the New South ... Read more...

Posted in National |

IPL is a hit in Australia


April 22nd, 2008 - 2:55 pm ICT by admin
By Neena Bhandari Sydney, April 22 (IANS) When sports fans talk of cricket during winters in a football loving nation, something has definitely made an impression - the Indian Premier League's Twenty20 extravaganza ... Read more...

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Child prodigy sets a record with a non-stop 24-hr musical feat


March 27th, 2008 - 10:23 pm ICT by admin
By John Samuel Kozhikode (Kerala), Mar 27 (ANI): Being able to play a musical instrument for 24 hours continuously may help 12-year-old boy Manu to enter the Guinness Book of World Records. Manu, ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Kerala boy playing Jalatharang for Guinness record


March 24th, 2008 - 11:01 pm ICT by admin
Kozhikode (Kerala), March 24 (IANS) Twelve-year-old Manu here is on an arduous musical venture to enter the Guinness Book of World Records. He is undertaking the marathon effort with one of the ... Read more...

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