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Minefield of controversies lie in next army chief’s way (Comment)


April 15th, 2012 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
When Lt Gen Bikram Singh takes over as India's 27th army chief on May 31, he will be the first ever to be elevated to the force's top job under ... Read more...

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Mexicans attribute miracles to late Pope


December 22nd, 2010 - 10:20 am ICT by IANS
Monterrey (Mexico), Dec 22 (IANS/EFE) An exhibition of personal items belonging to the late Pope John Paul II is drawing thousands here, with some claiming that the pilgrimage has helped them overcome ... Read more...

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England manager’s job is “a poisoned chalice”, says Fergie


July 17th, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 17 (ANI): The England manager's job is "a poisoned chalice", says Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson, which is why he has turned it down twice."I've been asked to ... Read more...

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Ex-Royal Navy officer says he has solved Holy Grail mystery


June 20th, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 20 (ANI): A retired Royal Navy officer who has spent years studying ancient texts, believes he has at last solved the mystery of the disappearance of the Holy Grail.For millions ... Read more...

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Cairns still trying to clear his name from ICL match fixing allegations


May 23rd, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
Jakarta, May 23(ANI): Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns has said that he is still struggling to clear his name and bring former Indian Premier League (IPL) commissioner Lalit Modi to court ... Read more...

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Queen Mother ‘was too frugal to buy TV’


May 17th, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 17 (ANI): Queen Elizabeth, the late Queen Mother never agreed to buy a television set, and instead chose to use an "antiquated" video recorder to watch horse racing at her ... Read more...

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Queen Mother used to rent TV in castle retreat


May 17th, 2010 - 12:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 17 (IANS) The Queen Mother's Highland castle retreat was shorn of any regal pomp and splendour and such was her frugality that she refused to buy a TV and video ... Read more...

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We have less than 100 months to save Earth, says Prince Charles


March 13th, 2009 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 13 (ANI): The Prince of Wales has warned that global warming has reached a defining moment, and humanity has less than 100 months to save the planet.According to ... Read more...

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