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Goyat snaps 800m National record


July 15th, 2012 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 15 (IANS) Mandeep Goyat of Maharashtra won the boys' 800 metres run in a National and meet record time of one minute, 52.66 seconds as the curtains came ... Read more...

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Three girls injured in Allahabad blast


June 13th, 2012 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
Allahabad, June 13 (IANS) Three girls were injured here Wednesday when a crude bomb lying in a garbage dump went off, police said. The explosion is the third in Allahabad ... Read more...

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Maiden national snooker title for Chitra


January 29th, 2012 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Jan 29 (IANS) Former World billiards champion Chitra Magimairaj won her maiden national women's snooker title when she beat Neena Praveen of Tamil Nadu 3-1 in the Manisha-National billiards ... Read more...

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Court allows Tamil Nadu’s bull taming sport with riders (Lead)


January 12th, 2012 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 12 (IANS) Jallikattu, Tamil Nadu's traditional bull taming sport held as part of the Pongal festival, can be organised subject to certain safety conditions, the Madras High Court ... Read more...

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Tagore’s ‘Chitra’ holds audiences spellbound in Trinidad and Tobago


December 3rd, 2011 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain, Dec 3 (IANS) Audiences in Trinidad and Tobago sat entranced watching "Chitra", a rendition of Rabindranath Tagore's poem presented through the medium of Manipuri dance, staged in ... Read more...

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Bumpy ride for Karthikeyan and Chandhok


October 23rd, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 23 (IANS) For Narain Karthikeyan and Karun Chandhok, there is more to the Oct 30 Formula One India Grand Prix at the Buddh International Circuit than meets ... Read more...

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Jagjit Singh remains ‘critical’


September 24th, 2011 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 24 (IANS) Renowned ghazal singer Jagjit Singh continues to be critical in the Lilavati Hospital, where he was admitted and underwent surgery Friday, a hospital trustee said Saturday.Further ... Read more...

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Jagjit Singh admitted to Lilavati Hospital


September 24th, 2011 - 1:17 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 23 (IANS) Well-known ghazal singer Jagjit Singh was Friday admitted to the Lilavati Hospital here following suspected brain haemorrhage, an official source said. The hospital authorities remained tight-lipped ... Read more...

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Off Mumbai, coast not clear of maritime disasters


August 9th, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 9 (IANS) The sinking of a ship loaded with 60,000 tonnes of coal and 340 tonnes of fuel and diesel that is now leaking oil is the latest ... Read more...

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Damani packs off Thakur, enters semis of national snooker


July 24th, 2011 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 24 (IANS) Suniti Damani caused a big upset by knocking out last year's runner-up Meenal Thakur 3-0 en route the semifinals of the Ladies National Snooker Championship here ... Read more...

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Manila golf: Best finish of season for Digvijay Singh


May 15th, 2011 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, May 15 (IANS) Even as Himmat Rai failed once again over the weekend, seasoned Divijay Singh logged a top-five finish with a 71 on the final day at the ... Read more...

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Get glimpses of Tagore family fashion, art


May 4th, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) A showcase of the rich sartorial tradition of Rabindranath Tagore's family in Jorasanko and a display of the digital print of his art works will ... Read more...

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Tragedy averted in Mumbai harbour (Lead)


March 23rd, 2011 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 22 (IANS) A tragedy was averted in Mumbai harbour last week when ill-fated container cargo ship MSC Chitra - which had partly sunk after a collision last August ... Read more...

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Tragedy averted in Mumbai harbour


March 23rd, 2011 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 22 (IANS) A tragedy was averted in Mumbai harbour last week when ill-fated container cargo ship MSC Chitra - which had partly sunk in August last year after ... Read more...

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‘Huli’ doesn’t go by logic (Kannada Film Review, Rating: **1/2)


December 19th, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S.Rajapur Film: "Huli"; Cast: Kishore, Jennifer, Sreenivasa Murthy, Sumithra, Shobharaj, Avinash, Chitra Shenoy and others; Director: Om Prakash Rao; Producer: Sudhindra; Music: Abhiman Roy; Camera: Manohar; Rating: **1/2"Huli" is an another trademark ... Read more...

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Karnataka woos European tourists, investors with road shows


December 2nd, 2010 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 2 (IANS) Karnataka has launched road shows and publicity campaigns in several European countries to market the state as an investment and tourism destination.The marketing effort is led by state ... Read more...

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“Bisile” is low on emotions, high on visuals (Kannada Film Review)


November 27th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S. Rajapur Film: "Bisile"; Cast: Diganth, Jennifer, Dwarakish, Jai Jagadish, Chitra Shenoy, M.N. Lakshmi Devi, Umesh, Sunethra Pandit, Shivaram and others; Writer-Director: Sandeep Gowda; Producers: Kiran P. Reddy and Chandrashekhar; Music: Rishi-Gagan; ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama likely to visit Delhi’s National Handicrafts and Handloom Museum


November 7th, 2010 - 11:19 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.7 (ANI): U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama is likely to visit the National Handicrafts and Handloom Museum at Pragati Maidan on Monday, a day after she arrives in the Indian ... Read more...

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CWG Schedule, Day Nine


October 12th, 2010 - 2:19 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Following is the schedule on the ninth day of competitions at the Commonwealth Games Tuesday.Twenty medals are at stake Tuesday including Aquatics Diving (3), Athletics (9), ... Read more...

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CWG schedule: Day nine of competitions


October 12th, 2010 - 12:29 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, 11 Oct (IANS) Following is the schedule on the ninth day of competitions at the Commonwealth Games Tuesday. Twenty medals are at stake on Tuesday including Aquatics Diving (3), Athletics ... Read more...

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Big B gyming for ‘Power’ (Movie Snippets)


October 1st, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan has hit the gym to prepare for his role in the new film "Power"."Finished gym ... need to get trim and fit ... Read more...

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Raguman Turns Superstar In Traffic


September 20th, 2010 - 10:39 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 20, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Malayalam actor Raguman, who became a style icon during his teens with the entire Generation 'Y' following him, is going to a superstar in his upcoming movie ... Read more...

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189 cargo containers missing after Mumbai ship collision


September 16th, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 16 (IANS) More than five weeks after two foreign ships collided off Mumbai harbour, 189 cargo containers which fell off one of the vessels remain unaccounted for, a top company ... Read more...

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50 containers taken off grounded vessel in Mumbai harbour


September 6th, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 6 (IANS) A month after two Panamanian cargo ships collided off Mumbai harbour, 50 containers have been offloaded from the deck of the vessel that got grounded after the accident, ... Read more...

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NGO wants oil spills on Maharashtra coast probed (With Images)


August 23rd, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 23 (IANS) The Awaaz Foundation, a prominent NGO working in the area of pollution, Monday demanded a full-fledged inquiry into the number and extent of oil spills along the Maharashtra ... Read more...

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NCC cadets clean up oil spill off in Mumbai


August 22nd, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Aug 22 (ANI): The National Cadet Corps (NCC) cadets conducted a clean-up operation on the mangroves, which were all but destroyed due to the recent oil spill off the coast of ... Read more...

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300 chemical canisters detected in Arabian Sea off Mumbai


August 18th, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 18 (IANS) Rescue agencies have found 300 canisters containing aluminium phosphide and diachlorophost from the Alibaug region of Raigad district near Mumbai, a maritime authority said here Wednesday. According to the ... Read more...

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10 days after ship collision, maritime traffic improves


August 17th, 2010 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai Aug. 17 (IANS) Ten days after two foreign cargo vessels collided outside Mumbai harbour, shipping activities have normalised to a large extent despite the threats from floating or submerged containers, maritime ... Read more...

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Jairam Ramesh says polluter must pay for Mumbai oil spill


August 17th, 2010 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 17 (ANI): Minister of State for Environment and Forests Jairam Ramesh said today that the 'polluter must pay' for the environmental and maritime losses arising out of the ... Read more...

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Polluters will have to pay for oil spill: Ramesh


August 17th, 2010 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) Days after an oil spill from the Panamanian ship that rammed into another vessel in Mumbai harbour affected the ecology of the area, Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh ... Read more...

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Osama replaces Kalighat myths in Bengal ‘pata chitra’


August 17th, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) The traditional 'pata chitras' of Bengal, a narrative folk art tradition genre dating back to the 7th century, are moving on with time. The lores ... Read more...

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Munde slams Maharashtra government over oil spill


August 15th, 2010 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Navi Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) Former Maharashtra deputy chief minister Gopinath Munde Sunday met with fishermen of Karve village here and slammed the state government for not having a disaster management ... Read more...

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Mumbai coast oil spill stops ship movement; Moradabad exporters incur losses


August 14th, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0 Normal 0By Vibhav PoravMoradabad, Aug 14 (ANI): Exporters in Uttar Pradesh's Moradabad district ... Read more...

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Jairam Ramesh visits oil spill site


August 14th, 2010 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) A week after the ship collision, Union Minister for Environment and Forests Jairam Ramesh Saturday visited the site of the oil spill off Mumbai coast to take stock ... Read more...

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Maritime activity resumes five days after collision (Lead)


August 12th, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 12 (IANS) Five days after two ships collided near the Mumbai harbour, leading to a massive oil spill, maritime activity resumed Thursday with the help of the Indian Navy, an ... Read more...

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