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Olympics: Putin lauds ‘brilliant’ Russian judo golds


August 3rd, 2012 - 6:28 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Vladimir Putin Thursday lauded the "brilliant" performance of Russia's judo exponents at the London Olympics, where they have won three gold medals.Putin cheered ... Read more...

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Asian Squash: Indian teams in semi-finals


May 4th, 2012 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kuwait City, May 4 (IANS) Joshna Chinappa led the Indian women's team's charge into the semi-finals with a 2-0 win over second-seeded Malaysia in their all-important final pool match of ... Read more...

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Pietersen rates maiden IPL century as best Twenty20 innings


April 19th, 2012 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) Delhi Daredevils' Kevin Pietersen, who smashed his maiden century in the Indian Premier League (IPL) against Deccan Chargers Thursday, rated the innings as his best ... Read more...

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Indians boxers asked to switch to aggressive mode


April 2nd, 2012 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) India's boxing coach Gurbax Singh Sandhu has asked his wards to be aggressive in the Asian Olympic qualifiers to be held in Astana, Kazakhstan, from ... Read more...

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Naomi Watts snubs Academy Awards


February 4th, 2012 - 1:50 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 4 (IANS) Actress Naomi Watts has shown her disappointment towards the Academy Awards for snubbing "J Edgar" leading man Leonardo DiCaprio.The 43-year-old said she was shocked to ... Read more...

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Churchill ride Beto’s brace to beat Shillong Lajong 2-0


January 18th, 2012 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Jan 18 (IANS) Brazilian striker Beto scored a brace to help Churchill Brothers beat hosts Shillong Lajong in the 15th round of the I-League football encounter at the J.N.Sports ... Read more...

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India draw with Australia in U-21 women’s hockey


November 9th, 2011 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) India and Australia played out a goalless draw in the four-nation under-21 women's hockey tournament here Wednesday.India, who pipped New Zeland 3-2 in the opening ... Read more...

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“Soundtrack” is soul-stirring (IANS Movie Review - Rating: ***1/2)


October 7th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Soundtrack", Cast: Rajeev Khandelwal, Soha Ali Khan, Mohan Kapoor; Writer and Director: Neerav Ghosh; Rating; ***1/2Hear this. DJ Raunak loses his hearing ability and gets to hear the voice of ... Read more...

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Super Kings crash to shock defeat to Trinidad and Tobago


October 3rd, 2011 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 2 (IANS) A determined Trinidad and Tobago snatched a dramatic 12-run win against title holders Chennai Super Kings to record their first win in the Nokia Champions League ... Read more...

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Kenya’s world marathon record holder eyes Olympic title


September 28th, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi, Sep 28 (IANS) After reclaiming the world record in marathon, Patrick Makau has set his eyes on helping Kenya retain the marathon crown in the London Olympics next year.Makau ... Read more...

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Julia Roberts is classy: Lilly Collins


September 18th, 2011 - 7:06 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 18 (IANS) Actress Lilly Collins feels Julia Roberts is classy and is impressed by the brilliant performance of the latter in "Brothers Grimm: Snow White".The two star together ... Read more...

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Watch ‘Jogayya’ for Shivaraj Kumar’s performance (Kannada Movie Review)


August 21st, 2011 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Jogayya"; Cast: Shivaraj Kumar, Sumith Kau Athwal, Pooja Gandhi, Ravi Shankar, Nagendra Shah, Gururaja Hosakote, Punga, Chandru Dashavara and B. Ganapathy; Director: Prem; Producer: Prem Rakshitha; Dialogue writer: Narendra Babu; ... Read more...

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India win team medal at Nomura Cup after 18 years


August 19th, 2011 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Denarau Island (Fiji), Aug 19 (IANS) Teenager Khalin Joshi from Bangalore spearheaded a brilliant performance by the Indian golf team which ended an 18-year-long medal drought with a bronze in ... Read more...

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Anderson takes five, England beat India by 196 runs (Roundup)


July 26th, 2011 - 12:43 am ICT by IANS
London, July 25 (IANS) Pacer James Anderson led with five wickets as India, save Suresh Raina's resolute 78, failed to defy the strong England attack and lost the first ... Read more...

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‘Gayle storm’ blows away Kings XI in one-sided game (Lead)


May 7th, 2011 - 2:05 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 7 (IANS) An all-round brilliant performance by Chris Gayle, first with the bat and then with the ball, saw Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) demolish Kings XI Punjab by ... Read more...

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Zardari, Gilani congratulate Pakistan cricket team on reaching World Cup semifinal


March 24th, 2011 - 11:01 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 24(ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari and Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani have congratulated the national cricket team on its big-margin win against West Indies in the 2011 ... Read more...

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All is not lost for England: Collingwood


March 4th, 2011 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 4 (IANS) Historically, the British are known for brave words in adversity and so is the case with the current England team that suffered an embarrassing defeat to ... Read more...

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‘Gaganam’ must watch; Nagarjuna wows with his performance (Telugu Movie Review)


February 13th, 2011 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S. Rajapur Film: "Gaganam" (Telugu); Cast: Nagarjuna, Prakash Raj, Poonam Kaur, Brahmanandam, Thalaivasal Vijay, Sanakhan and others; Director: Radha Mohan; Producer: Dil Raju; Music Director: K.V.Guhan; Rating: ****The Telugu film industry ... Read more...

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Slash And Usher Join Black Eyed Peas For Super Bowl Performance


February 7th, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Feb 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Super Bowl XLV had te perfect dose of entertainment added to it with some mind-blowing performances by some of the top rock celebrities. Of the ... Read more...

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Mark Zuckerberg Appears On SNL


January 30th, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Any guesses as to who are the latest ones to have become buddies? Hold your breath for it is none other than actor Jesse Eisenberg and ... Read more...

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England three wickets away from Sydney Ashes Test glory


January 6th, 2011 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 6(ANI): England is only three wickets away from winning the Ashes series 3-1 following another brilliant performance by their bowlers on day four of the fifth and final Test against ... Read more...

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England beat Australia to retain Ashes Down Under after 24 years


December 29th, 2010 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 29 (ANI): England's 24-year wait to retain the Ashes in Australia is over with the visitors needing just under 20 overs on day four to claim the final three ... Read more...

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Chandhok, Gill shone in motorsports (2010 in Retrospect)


December 26th, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar Chennai, Dec 26 (IANS) Although Karun Chandhok made it to the pinnacle of motorsports with his Formula One debut, it was left to Gaurav Singh Gill to bring home top ... Read more...

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‘Arekti Premer Golpo’ Movie Review: Watch Out For Rituparno Ghosh , The Actor


December 24th, 2010 - 3:52 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
was looked forward to, but not only by the homosexual population in the country. The Kaushik Ganguly film is the first silver screen appearance of filmmaker Rituparno Ghosh and every ... Read more...

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Aussies five wickets away from Perth Ashes Test glory


December 18th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
Perth, Dec 18(ANI): Australia is only five wickets away from squaring the Ashes series following another brilliant performance by their bowlers on day three of the third Test against England at Perth's ... Read more...

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Indianapolis Colts Vs Tennessee Titans : Match Updates


December 10th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Dec 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Indianapolis Colts have treaded one step up closer to AFC South leaders Jacksonville after they knocked out Tennessee Titans on Thursday to ensure a ... Read more...

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Dwayne Bowe Fails To Live Expectations


December 6th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Dec 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Sunday the audience saw perhaps one of the worst performances Kansas City Chiefs player Dwayne Bowe. Those present to witness the game saw how Dwayne ... Read more...

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Huskies Take Over Lady Bears


November 17th, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Tuesday sports lovers saw a very close game between Connecticut and Baylor as the former team won the game by 65-64 with Baylor achieving the ... Read more...

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14-year-old Chinese girl emerges as threat to Oz swimmer Rice


November 15th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 15 (ANI): Twenty-two-year-old Australian swimmer Stephanie Rice faces a new threat from someone eight years her junior.According to the Sydney Morning Herald, a 14-year-old Chinese girl has taken the swimming ... Read more...

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Prabhu Deva Cant Stop Praising Hansika Motwani


November 12th, 2010 - 9:38 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 12, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Choreographer – director Prabhu Deva cannot stop praising Hansika Motwani, the lead actress in his upcoming directorial venture ‘Engeyum Kaadhal’. In a statement to the media, Prabhu ... Read more...

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‘Paan Singh Tomar’ - a masterpiece by Tigmanshu, Irrfan


October 21st, 2010 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Arpana Abu Dhabi, Oct 21 (IANS) When he ran on the tracks, he won medals; when he ran in the ravines of Chambal as a rebel, he created havoc -- director Tigmanshu ... Read more...

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‘Sound of Music’ cast to reunite on Oprah’s show


September 28th, 2010 - 10:25 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The ‘Sound of Music’ cast is all set to reunite on the Oprah Winfrey show. So fans of the iconic movie are all agog to see ... Read more...

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Titanic actress Gloria Stuart dies at the age of 100 years


September 28th, 2010 - 12:10 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Titanic actress Gloria Stuart has died. She was 100 years old. She breathed her last at her abode, which is located in West Los Angeles. Her family has ... Read more...

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Peyton Manning Leads Indianapolis Colts To Success


September 20th, 2010 - 7:57 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Sep 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Sunday, as the Indianapolis Colts took to the field against New York Giants, it was the amazing show of the former's offense that stole the ... Read more...

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Jamie Lee Curtis and Sigourney Weaver head back to school


September 3rd, 2010 - 11:51 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 3, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Jamie Lee Curtis and Sigourney Weaver are about to star in an upcoming flick called "You Again'. In an interview with Shaun Robinson from Access Hollywood ... Read more...

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