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Shillong Lajong pip Mumbai FC 2-1


September 19th, 2012 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Jamshedpur, Sep 19 (IANS) Shillong Lajong got the better of Mumbai FC 2-1 on the opening day of the Federation Cup at the Keenan Stadium here Wednesday while Pailan Arrows ... Read more...

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Nehru Cup: India held to a goalless draw by Nepal


August 28th, 2012 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) Defending champions India were held to a goalless draw by a spirited Nepal in a rain-marred match but the latter crashed out of the Nehru Cup ... Read more...

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Nehru Cup: India look to continue winning ways against Maldives


August 24th, 2012 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) India will look to continue their winning ways when they take on South Asian rivals Maldives in the Nehru Cup football tournament here Saturday.Both teams ... Read more...

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Coach happy with India’s start in Nehru Cup


August 23rd, 2012 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) Chief football coach Wim Koevermans was happy with India's 2-1 win over Syria in the rain-marred Nehru Cup opener at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here ... Read more...

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Wife lures men for sex to kill husband, jailed


July 31st, 2012 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 31 (IANS) A woman in Britain, who recruited two men whom she met in a bar and wooed for sex at home in exchange for murdering her elderly ... Read more...

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The politics of dogs - from Chandigarh to the northeast (Punjab Newsletter)


July 7th, 2012 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 7 (IANS) Politics may hardly have anything to do with dogs. But the developments in Chandigarh, the capital of Punjab, and in the northeast in recent days, ... Read more...

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Briton jailed for beating son over suspected theft


June 3rd, 2012 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 3 (IANS) A Briton has been sentenced to 16 years in jail for savagely punishing his son whom he suspected of stealing his stepmother's jewellery. He welded the ... Read more...

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Dempo move step closer to I-League title


April 11th, 2012 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Margaon, April 11 (IANS) Dempo took a major step towards winning the I-League football title when they got the better of Churchill Brothers 4-2 in an exciting 23rd round tie ... Read more...

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I-League: Dempo hold Mohun Bagan


April 1st, 2012 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 1 (IANS) Dempo Sports Club held Mohun Bagan 2-2 in a crucial I-League clash at the Salt Lake Stadium Sunday. The draw helped Dempo top the table with ... Read more...

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We can’t be complacent: Dempo coach


March 23rd, 2012 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Margao (Goa), March 23 (IANS) Coach Armando Colaco is taking nothing for granted when leaders Dempo SC play bottom-placed HAL as the I-League resumes at the Nehru Stadium, Fatorda, Saturday.Dempo ... Read more...

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Dempo beat Chirag United 2-1 to extend lead at the top


January 14th, 2012 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Goa, Jan 14 (IANS) Dempo Sports Club extended their lead at the top to four points after their 2-1 win against Chirag United Kerala at the Nehru Stadium in Fatorda ... Read more...

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India beat Afghanistan to retain SAFF Cup


December 11th, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) India defeated Afghanistan 4-0 to retain SAFF Cup football trophy at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here Sunday.Sunil Chhetri scored from a penalty in the ... Read more...

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Cramped schedule not helping players, says Medeira


December 7th, 2011 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) India coach Savio Medeira admitted Wednesday that cramped schedule of the SAFF Cup football tournament is not giving his boys enough time to learn from ... Read more...

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Can’t be complacent against Sri Lanka: India coach


December 5th, 2011 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) India football coach Savio Medeira has asked his boys to stay grounded after the 5-0 thrashing of Bhutan in the SAFF Cup here Monday and ... Read more...

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Senior Pentagon official quits


October 28th, 2011 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 28 (IANS) A senior Pentagon official has resigned amid accusations of incompetence and abuse of power, the Pentagon announced Thursday.Clifford Stanley, undersecretary of defense for personnel and readiness, ... Read more...

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US military chaplains free to perform same-sex marriages


October 1st, 2011 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 1 (IANS/EFE) US military chaplains are authorised to perform same-sex marriages in jurisdictions that recognise such unions, the Pentagon said Friday.The new guidance took effect Sep 20, when ... Read more...

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Colaco and Dempo players to stay back in London


August 25th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) India coach Armando Colaco has made an unusual request to the All India Football Federation (AIFF), seeking permission for him and the entire group ... Read more...

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India go down 1-2 to Guyana in football friendly


August 25th, 2011 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) Guyana defeated India 2-1 in an international football friendly at the National Stadium at Providence as part of the +ONE India Caribbean Tour.According to information ... Read more...

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US Defense Secretary Robert Gates Welcomes “DADT” Repeal, Senator John McCain Criticizes


December 19th, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) While on one hand America is rejoicing over the "DADT" repeal, senator John McCain strongly criticized the movement. As the Senate voted against the military ban, ... Read more...

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Man swallows a 100-year-old museum exhibit


November 19th, 2010 - 1:20 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Connecticut, Nov 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Don’t try this at home. It is also not magic but a man just swallowed a 100-year-old museum exhibit in front of a packed audience in a ... Read more...

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African students throng Punjab’s private varsity


November 17th, 2010 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
By Alkesh Sharma Jalandhar (Punjab), Nov 17 (IANS) A private university here has seen a surge in the number of foreign pupils, especially from African countries like Nigeria, Tanzania and Congo who make ... Read more...

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Meditation training improves cellular health of the body


November 4th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 4 (ANI): Scientists have revealed that positive psychological changes that occur during meditation training are associated with greater activity of telomerase, an enzyme important for the long-term health of cells ... Read more...

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Dating Website For Ugly People Rejoices Over First Engagement


October 29th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A British dating website which provides service to "aesthetically challenged" individuals has added a new feather to its cap after a couple who met through the ... Read more...

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Ugly dating website is happy with their first engagement


October 29th, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Oct 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An online dating website made especially for people who are not too attractive has now got its first engaged couple. Tom Clifford and Janine Walker who ... Read more...

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Dating site for ugly people celebrates first engagement


October 29th, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 29 (ANI): A British couple, who met on the dating site set up for ugly people, has become the first to get engaged.Tom Clifford, 36, and Janine Walker, 31, had ... Read more...

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Houghton’s boys face unknown rivals in Namibia


September 14th, 2010 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) India have a tough task of facing unknown rivals in Nambia in their third international football friendly of the month here Wednesday at the Ambedkar Stadium. ... Read more...

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Clifford Joseph Harris Jr. aka ‘Rapper T.I.’ and wife arrested on drug charges


September 3rd, 2010 - 10:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Clifford Joseph Harris Jr. better known as Rapper T.I. has been arrested along with his wife Tameka Cottle on the possession of drug charges.According to the Los Angeles ... Read more...

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India beat Real Massama in Portugal tour


August 13th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Lisbon, Aug 13 (IANS) Mohammad Rafi struck in the first half as India escaped with a 1-0 win over Portuguese football club Real Massama in their second practice match in ... Read more...

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India held goalless by Casa Pia AC


August 12th, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) The Indian football team were held to a goalless draw by second division champions club Casa Pia AC in their fifth practice match in Portugal at Casa ... Read more...

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India thrash Desportivo Monsanto 6-2 on Portugal tour


July 30th, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) The Indian football team thrashed Desportivo Monsanto 6-2 at Pilado in their second practice match in Portugal. According to information received here, Mohammed Rafi scored a brace, ... Read more...

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Meditate boosts attention span


July 15th, 2010 - 11:32 am ICT by ANI
Washington, July 15 (ANI): Daily meditation not only gives us a peaceful life, it also boosts attention spans, says a new study.Katherine MacLean at the University of California Davis and her co-advisor, ... Read more...

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Pakistan can’t be trusted: Former army chief Malik


May 24th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, May 24 (IANS) Former Indian Army chief Gen. Ved Prakash Malik Monday cautioned India against trusting Pakistan, even if talks are on, pointing to the 1999 Kargil war with Pakistan ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin to testify in a Knoxville court


April 21st, 2010 - 12:17 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Knoxville, Apr 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The ‘Going Rogue’ author Sarah Palin is all set to testify in a Knoxville court, as a witness. She would testify in the United States ... Read more...

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Six-year-old girl commits suicide in US


April 9th, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 9 (IANS) A six-year-old girl who was sent to her room after a heated exchange of words with her mother committed suicide in Oregon, a media report has said. After her ... Read more...

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Naked Kiwi cyclist escapes conviction, fine!


March 2nd, 2010 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Mar 2 (ANI): A Kiwi man has escaped a conviction and fine for riding his bike naked near Upper Hutt after he successfully appealed it.Nick Lowe was spotted by a female ... Read more...

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