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V.N. Dalmia named to Darden School Foundation Board of Trustees


July 8th, 2010 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) Noted industrialist V.N. Dalmia has been named to the University of Virginia Darden School Foundation Board of Trustees. Dalmia is the first Indian and only the third ... Read more...

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Perturbed Hindus ask for immediate recall of inappropriate statues of Hindu deities


July 7th, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), July 7 (ANI): Upset Hindus have asked for the immediate withdrawal of some statues showing images of Hindu deities sold by a Virginia (USA) based firm Sacred Source, calling it ... Read more...

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Manhunt for US gunman who killed eight


January 20th, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 20 (DPA) A manhunt was underway during the night from Tuesday to Wednesday for the suspected killer of eight people in rural Virginia. The suspect as been named as Christopher Speight, ... Read more...

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“Galactic GPS” to detect gravitational waves passing near Earth


January 6th, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 6 (ANI): Radio astronomers have uncovered 17 millisecond pulsars in our galaxy, which hold the promise of being used them as a kind of "galactic GPS" to detect gravitational waves ... Read more...

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Somdev goes down fighting to Kim


November 9th, 2009 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Charlottesville (Virginia), Nov 9 (IANS) India's Somdev Devvarman saved three match points but fell short against American Kevin Kim 4-6, 7-6 (10-8), 4-6 in the final of the $50,000 Association of ... Read more...

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Somdev to meet Kim in Charlottesville Challenger final


November 8th, 2009 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Charlottesville (Virginia), Nov 8 (IANS) India's Somdev Devvarman overcame a set-set lapse against American Ryan Sweeting to enter the final of $50,000 Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) Challenger tournament. Somdev, seeded third, ... Read more...

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Somdev in Charlottesville challenger semis; Sanam bows out


November 7th, 2009 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Charlottesville (Virginia), Nov 7 (IANS) India's No.1 Somdev Devvarman stormed into the semifinals while compatriot Sanam Singh went down fighting in the $50,000 Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) challenger. ... Read more...

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Somdev, Sanam in quarters of Charlottesville ATP Challenger


November 6th, 2009 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Charlottesville (Virginia), Nov 6 (IANS) India's No.1 Somdev Devvarman and Sanam Singh moved into the quarterfinals of the $50,000 Virginia National Bank ATP Challenger. Third-seed Somdev defeated South African Davis Cupper Izak ... Read more...

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Somdev advances, Harsh-Huey ousted from Charlottesville challenger


November 4th, 2009 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Charlottesville (Virginia), Nov 4 (IANS) India's Somdev Devvarman was stretched to three sets by Hungarian wildcard Denes Lukacs before winning 6-3, 2-6, 7-5 in the first round of $50,000 Association of ... Read more...

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American cyclist pedals more than 5,000 miles for climate change


August 2nd, 2009 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 2 (ANI): Climate Rider Michael Proulx will cycle more than 5,000 miles this summer to promote Brita Climate Ride 2009 in the US, as well as raise awareness of climate ... Read more...

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Jessica Simpson slams weighty taunts by making stage appearance


January 31st, 2009 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 31 (ANI): Donning skin-tight leather trousers, Jessica Simpson made a public appearance to blast criticism surrounding her curvy body.The singers rather full body was largely criticised after pictures of ... Read more...

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