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Nehru Cup: Cameroon edge India 1-0


August 31st, 2012 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) Samuel Bite's lone goal proved the difference between India and Cameroon as the Africans triumphed 1-0 in the last round robin match of the Nehru ... Read more...

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Olympics : Meares pips Pendleton to cycling gold


August 8th, 2012 - 5:02 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Anna Meares of Australia consigned defending champion Victoria Pendleton to defeat in a controversial Olympic cycling sprint final Tuesday.Pendleton was relegated after winning the first ... Read more...

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Olympics: Chinese cycling team fined for ignoring orders


August 4th, 2012 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) Chinese national cycling team was fined 200 CHF (Swiss franc) for failing to respect instructions from the commissaire for standing on the judges' podium, said a ... Read more...

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Olympic cycling: Britain’s Pendleton holds on for keirin gold


August 4th, 2012 - 1:36 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Britain's Victoria Pendleton fought off a determined charge from China's Shuang Guo to win the women's keirin track cycling event here at the Olympics Friday.Pendleton ... Read more...

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Olympic cycling: Britain take men’s sprint gold


August 3rd, 2012 - 1:32 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Britain won gold at the velodrome in world record time Thursday, beating France in the men's team sprint final.Britain's Chris Hoy, Philip Hindes and Jason ... Read more...

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Olympic cycling: Germany take women’s sprint gold after China demoted


August 3rd, 2012 - 1:32 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) China's Gong Jinjie and Guo Shuang were demoted to the silver medal in the women's team sprint cycling Thursday, with gold going to Germany's Kristina ... Read more...

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When do we turn adult - at 21 or 30?


July 30th, 2012 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 30 (IANS) For many people it may remain a puzzle throughout their lifetime but Australian researchers feel the traditional belief of many individuals viewing age 21 to be ... Read more...

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Presidential changeover with ‘hazar salam’, buggy ride


July 21st, 2012 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) It will be an event high on protocol and ceremony whose finer details were worked at a dress rehearsal Saturday.The kinks were ironed out ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

ASEAN Cup: India knocked out by Vietnam


July 14th, 2012 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, July 14 (IANS) India were knocked out of the U-13 Yamaha ASEAN Cup football tournament after they suffered a humiliating 0-7 loss to Vietnam in their last group ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Electronic toll plazas can save Rs.22 bn annually: Study


November 23rd, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 23 (IANS) An electronic toll collection (ETC) system, proposed to be implemented nationwide by the National Highways Authority of India, could save fuel worth Rs.10 billion and Rs.12 ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

US Open: Serena to meet Stosur in final


September 11th, 2011 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 11 (IANS) Serena Williams eliminated top seed Caroline Wozniacki 6-2, 6-4 in the semifinals of the US Open tennis here Saturday night to set up the ... Read more...

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Estonia successfully adopts Euro


January 3rd, 2011 - 10:55 pm ICT by BNO News
BRUSSELS (BNO NEWS) -- The European Commission on Monday informed that Estonia successfully adopted the Euro starting last Saturday as the changeover process is undergoing according to plan.On January 1, Estonia began ... Read more...

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Malaysian Indian Congress to have new leader after 31 years


December 3rd, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Dec 3 (IANS) Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC), the country's oldest Indian-based political party, will have a change of guard after 31 years when party chief S. Samy Vellu steps ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

New tobacco pictorial warnings from Dec 1


November 10th, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) Health and Family Welfare Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad Wednesday said the new pictorial warnings on tobacco product packs will be effective from Dec 1."The effective date for ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

‘Presumed dead-and-gone Oz cricketers’ still have plenty to offer: Roebuck


October 18th, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 18(ANI): Several Australian cricketers 'presumed retired and quite possibly worse' have returned to the domestic scene of battle to announce that they still have plenty to offer, noted cricket columnist ... Read more...

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Delhi tennis fans have a new hero in Somdev


October 11th, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) Somdev Devvarman is Delhi's new tennis hero after his gold-winning performance in the Commonwealth Games here Sunday. The young fans at the R. K. Khanna ... Read more...

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Alexis Bledel Bags A Killer Role


September 24th, 2010 - 6:14 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 24, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Alexis Bledel has made a serious changeover and has discarded her cute Gilmore Girls and Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants image in order to co-star in Violet ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Fish wears down Murray to earn upset win


August 21st, 2010 - 3:16 am ICT by IANS
Cincinnati, Aug 21 (DPA) American Mardy Fish ended the winning run of Andy Murray 6-7 (7-9), 6-1, 7-6 (7-5) Friday as the former champion faded in the gruelling heat of the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Brazilian Supermodel, Lea T, Intends To Experience Sex Change Surgically


August 1st, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 1, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Lea T happens to be a Brazilian supermodel, who has procured colossal recognition in the Brazilian fashion industry. He happens to be the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Prachi Says: ‘Tough Role’


July 26th, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 26, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Prachi Desai, the pretty girl who rose to celluloid prominence after her role in Rock On!, says that she did have some trouble playing her ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Estonia to become 17th country in the Eurozone


July 14th, 2010 - 1:29 am ICT by BNO News
BRUSSELS (BNO NEWS) -- Estonia will become the 17th European Union (EU) country to share the Euro currency as of January 1st, the EU said on Tuesday.During the approval process, which began ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Sonam changes her personality for ‘Mausam’


June 19th, 2010 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) After playing the giddyheaded starry-eyed young lover-girl in all her films so far, including the about-to-be-released "I Hate Luv Storys", actress Sonam Kapoor in "Mausam" ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Sonam Changes Her Personality


June 19th, 2010 - 11:55 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 19, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): After playing the giddy headed starry-eyed young lover-girl in all her films so far including the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

This day in World Cup history — June 11


June 11th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 11 (DPA) This day in World Cup football history -- June 11. June 111933 - The first-ever World Cup qualifying match is played between Sweden and Estonia in Stockholm. The host ... Read more...

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The American Congress Ratifies A Plebiscite On Puerto Rican Statehood


May 1st, 2010 - 6:55 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 1, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The American House on Thursday accepted a legislation that could activate transformations in Puerto Rico's 112-year association with America. These transformations could be a changeover ... Read more...

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Lampard backs new England skipper Ferdinand


February 16th, 2010 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.16 (ANI): Chelsea football star Frank Lampard says Rio Ferdinand fully deserves his chance to captain England.Manchester United defender Ferdinand has taken over from John Terry, who lost the armband ... Read more...

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L&T bags Rs.2,155 crore National Fertilisers project


February 1st, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 1 (IANS) Engineering and infrastructure major Larsen and Toubro (L&T) Monday said it has bagged a Rs.2,155 crore deal from state-run National Fertilizers to convert two existing oil-run ammonia plants. "The ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Auto makers unhappy about fuel efficiency rating of cars


January 4th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) Auto makers Monday said they were not comfortable with the government's move to rate cars on the basis of fuel efficiency. "The industry is wondering what the star ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Kerala adopts free and open source software in education


November 15th, 2009 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 15 (IANS) The Kerala government has adopted free and open source software (FOSS) for the state education department and for e-governance. The curriculum department Saturday has also recommended extension of ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

No dents as Samoans switch to driving on the left


September 8th, 2009 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 8 (DPA) Church bells rang out across Samoa as the island nation joined its South Pacific neighbours in driving on the left of the road instead of keeping to the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Samoans ready for road rage as Pacific paradise shifts lanes


September 7th, 2009 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 7 (DPA) Samoa's 20,000 motorists were bracing for road rage Monday as the South Pacific island nation switches to driving on the left after keeping to the right in the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

RSS to chart BJP’s final succession plan in October: Sources


August 31st, 2009 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorNew Delhi, Aug 31 (ANI): Marathon rounds of meetings between the RSS top brass with BJP leadership in New Delhi might have prepared a ground for leadership change. But ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Querrey ignites his summer with second career title


August 3rd, 2009 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 3 (DPA) Sam Querrey lifted the second title of his career after losing two finals last month as he defeated Australian Carsten Ball, 6-4, 3-6, 6-1 to win ... Read more...

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Seles enshrined in International Hall of Fame


July 12th, 2009 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Newport, July 12 (IANS) Former American tennis star Monica Seles has been enshrined into the International Hall of Fame. Seles, 35, was Saturday inducted in a 90-minute ceremony along with Andres Gimeno, the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Dhaka seeks London’s support for 1971 war crimes prosecutions


May 31st, 2009 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, May 31 (DPA) Dhaka Sunday sought documentary support from London to prosecute Bangladesh's 1971 war crimes suspects. Foreign Minister Dipu Moni has been campaigning worldwide for support in bringing to book ... Read more...

Posted in World |

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