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Billiards: Advani heads Indian challenge


July 16th, 2012 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 16 (IANS) Asian champion Pankaj Advani will lead a strong Indian contingent in the World billiards championship to be held later this year.The squad also includes World women's ... Read more...

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Kothari, Chawla enter final of ASCA Snooker (Lead)


June 23rd, 2012 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 22 (IANS) Sourav Kothari from Kolkata set up a title clash with Kamal Chawla as he pulled off a merited 5-1 win over Noppon Saengkham of Thailand in ... Read more...

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Snooker: Sourav Kothari waltzes into final


June 23rd, 2012 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 22 (IANS) Sourav Kothari from Kolkata pulled off a merited 5-1 win over Noppon Saengkham of Thailand to make a grand entry into the Kences Constructions-ASCA International Snooker ... Read more...

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Saengkham sizzles en route to last 16


June 20th, 2012 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 20 (IANS) Thailand's Noppon Saengkham warmed up for the knock-out phase with a brilliant break of 122 clearance as he outclassed Himanshu Jain 3-0 to qualify for the ... Read more...

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Mehta survives a scare in snooker tournament


June 19th, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 19 (IANS) National and Asian champion Aditya Mehta survived a close call before winning 3-2 against top Indian junior Laxman Rawat in a Group B league match of ... Read more...

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Chawla cracks 122 for easy win in snooker event


June 18th, 2012 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 18 (IANS) World No.3 Kamal Chawla constructed a brilliant break of 122 en route to a 3-1 win over Rupesh Shah in a Group C match of the ... Read more...

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India to host 2013 world professional snooker meet


May 4th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 4 (IANS) India will host the world professional snooker championship next year, Billiard and Snooker Federation of India president P.V.K. Mohan said here Friday.However, the venue was yet ... Read more...

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Geet Sethi, Pankaj Advani for inaugural Kolkata Open snooker


April 26th, 2012 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 26 (IANS) City cueists will vie with the likes of former multiple world champions Geet Sethi and Pankaj Advani in the inaugural Kolkata Open National Invitation Snooker Championship ... Read more...

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BJP will be no.3 in UP, says ex-CM


February 16th, 2012 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Feb 16 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will finish third in the Uttar Pradesh assembly election, former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Babulal Gaur said Thursday.Gaur, a veteran ... Read more...

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Mehta retains national snooker crown


February 4th, 2012 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Feb 4 (IANS) Showing that he has matured into a class player, Mumbai-based cueist Aditya Mehta won his second National snooker title in a space of six months beating ... Read more...

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National Snooker: Mehta, Chawla in title round


February 3rd, 2012 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 3 (IANS) Aditya Mehta, the 26-year-old from Mumbai and the only Indian on the snooker pro circuit, qualified for his second consecutive final in the National Snooker Championship ... Read more...

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Mehta eases into semis of National Snooker Championship


February 3rd, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Feb 3 (IANS) Defending champion Aditya Mehta, along with Kamal Chawla, Brijesh Damani and Shahbaaz Khan entered the semi-finals of the 78th Manisha-National snooker championship, here Friday.Mehta, who opened ... Read more...

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Advani leads way into pre-quarters of National Snooker


February 2nd, 2012 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Feb 2 (IANS) Four-time champion Pankaj Advani swept past veteran Devendra Joshi 4-0 enroute to the pre-quarterfinals of the Manisha-National snooker championship here Thursday.A break of 75 in the ... Read more...

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Chopra joins centurions list in National Snooker


February 1st, 2012 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Feb 1 (IANS) Punjab cueist Vivek Chopra became the second player to record a century as he posted a 100 clearance while defeating Rajat Khaneja of Chandigarh 3-2 ... Read more...

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Triple crown for Varsha in National cue sports


January 23rd, 2012 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Jan 23 (IANS) Bangalore's Varsha Sanjeev notched a creditable triple crown by winning the junior girls snooker event in the Manisha Constructions National Billiards and Snooker Championship here Monday.Varsha, ... Read more...

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Ex-TRAI chief Mishra deposes in 2G scam case


January 11th, 2012 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) Former Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) chairman Nripendra Mishra Wednesday began testifying as a prosecution witness in the 2G spectrum scam case amid ... Read more...

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Eight Indians advance to knockout stage of World Snooker


November 30th, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 30 (IANS) While century-breaks continued to rain in the IBSF World snooker championship, and eight Indians qualified for the knock-out stage, 26-year old Omar Alkojah provided a lot ... Read more...

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Mother, children killed in fire


October 22nd, 2011 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) A 33 year-old-woman and her three children were burnt to death when a leaking LPG cylinder caught fire and exploded in her house here, police ... Read more...

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Book Rajasthan minister in illegal mine lease case: Court


September 30th, 2011 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Sep 30 (IANS) A court in Rajasthan Friday directed police to register a case against Minister of State Bharosi Lal Jatav and 11 others in a case of illegal ... Read more...

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Scheduled caste farmer burnt alive in Madhya Pradesh


September 22nd, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Sep 22 (IANS) A 50-year-old Scheduled Caste farmer, who suffered 90 percent burns allegedly in an attack by a property dealer, died at the Hamida Hospital in this Madhya ... Read more...

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Two held for smuggling of antique idols


September 10th, 2011 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 10 (IANS) Two men, involved in smuggling of antique idols, were arrested and three 'ashtadhatu' (eight-metal) idols worth around Rs.25 crore were seized in Uttar Pradesh's Allahabad district ... Read more...

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‘Sahi Dhandhe…’ music in tune with film’s theme (IANS Music Review)


August 7th, 2011 - 9:49 am ICT by IANS
Film: "Sahi Dhandhe Galat Bande"; Music Directors: Suhas, Siddharth, Dhruv Dhalla and Master Mahavir Chopra; Lyricists: Kumaar, Seema Saini and Late Lakmichand; Singers: Shahid Mallya, Brijesh Kumar, Mahi, Suhas, Jaspreet Singh, ... Read more...

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National Snooker: All qualifiers make knock-out stage (Lead)


August 6th, 2011 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 6 (IANS) All the five qualifiers made it to the knock-out stage of the 78th Senior National Snooker championship here Saturday as defending champion Pankaj Advani led the ... Read more...

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Action against three Tihar officials for irregularities


July 4th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) Disciplinary action has been recommended against three Tihar Jail officials for extending extra liberties for sacked Commonwealth Games Organising Committee chairman Suresh Kalmadi and murder ... Read more...

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Tihar jail to probe ‘extra liberty’ given to Kalmadi (Lead)


July 2nd, 2011 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) Tihar jail authorities have ordered a probe into the alleged extra liberty given to former Commonwealth Games (CWG) Organising Committee chief Suresh Kalmadi and ... Read more...

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Tihar a picnic spot for fraudsters: BJP


July 2nd, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) In the wake of a media report alleging special treatment being accorded to VIP prisoners at Tihar Jail here, opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ... Read more...

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Tihar jail to probe ‘extra liberty’ given to Kalmadi


July 2nd, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) Tihar jail authorities have ordered a probe into the alleged extra liberty given to former Commonwealth Games (CWG) Organising Committee chief Suresh Kalmadi and ... Read more...

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Young Indian poets, storywriters mesmerize audience with their skills


May 4th, 2011 - 11:24 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 4 (ANI): Young Indian poets and short story writers mesmerized audience here with their literary and oratory skills at the Sahitya Akademi here.Poets like Abhay K, Brijesh Ambar and ... Read more...

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Contemporary poets, storywriters to exhibit their oratory skills at Sahitya Akademi


May 2nd, 2011 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 2 (ANI): Contemporary Indian poets and short story writers are coming together on May 3 to exhibit their literary and oratory skills at the Sahitya Akademi here.Contemporary Indian poets ... Read more...

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Two held for elderly woman’s murder


March 23rd, 2011 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Two people have been arrested for killing an elderly woman and robbing her house in north Delhi, police said Wednesday."Brijesh, 19, and Manoj Kumar, 20, ... Read more...

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Famous euthanasia cases across the world


March 7th, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) The contentious issue of euthanasia, mercy killing, has caught legal and public attention in the past both in India and abroad.While it is illegal ... Read more...

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Violence erupts after truck runs over a child in Delhi (Lead)


February 18th, 2011 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) A child was crushed to death and a youth injured when they came under the wheels of a truck here Friday morning, triggering tension in the area ... Read more...

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Award-winning flower-grower gives new dimension to floriculture in Jharkhand


February 12th, 2011 - 8:53 pm ICT by ANI
Garhwa (Jharkhand), Feb 12(ANI): A flower cultivator in Jharkhand's Garhwa district has come up with many flower varieties in his garden, giving new dimensions to floriculture in the state.Brijesh Tiwari, a floriculturist, ... Read more...

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Three awarded death penalty for killing five of family


February 12th, 2011 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
Hardoi (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 11 (IANS) A court here Friday awarded the death penalty to three people for killing five members of a family in 2009, police said.The fast track court-IV awarded ... Read more...

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Karnataka welcomes Krishna river water sharing award


December 30th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 30 (IANS) Karnataka Thursday welcomed the Krishna Water Disputes Tribunal verdict on sharing of surplus water with neighbouring Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra."It is a historic day for Karnataka," Chief Minister ... Read more...

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