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India must play matches on FIFA dates: Kovermans


September 3rd, 2012 - 1:17 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) India's chief football coach Wim Koevarmans Sunday said that India must play on dates designated by world body FIFA for friendlies if they want to ... Read more...

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Unprecedented scenes as India lift Nehru Cup


September 3rd, 2012 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) The Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium saw unprecedented scenes as India overcame African giants Cameroon 5-4 in a penalty shootout here Sunday to lift the Nehru Cup ... Read more...

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India lift Nehru Cup for third time in thrilling fashion (Lead)


September 2nd, 2012 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) India lifted the Nehru Cup for the third consecutive time beating Cameroon 5-4 in a penalty shootout at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here Sunday.Sunil Chhetri, ... Read more...

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Kerala court stays Varkala poll cancellation order (Lead)


August 21st, 2012 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Aug 21 (IANS) The Kerala High Court Tuesday suspended its earlier order cancelling the election to the Kerala assembly from Varkala constituency and gave a month to the ... Read more...

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Olympics: Afghan taekwondoka gives country first medal in London


August 10th, 2012 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 10 (IANS) Taekwondoka Rohullah Nikpai came for a gold medal but a bronze was enough to fill his eyes with tears, as he won the first medal at ... Read more...

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Life comes a full circle for Mary Kom (Profile)


August 8th, 2012 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) In a country where world champions are a rarity, five-time boxing world champion M.C. Mary Kom always had to shout for recognition. But all ... Read more...

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Brazil’s GDP growth forecast lowered


July 3rd, 2012 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
Brasilia, July 3 (IANS) For the eighth consecutive week, Brazil's financial market decreased its projected growth figure for this year's gross domestic product (GDP) from 2.18 to 2.05 percent, according ... Read more...

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Anand’s family elated at win


May 30th, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 30 (IANS) Viswanathan Iyer, father of five-time World Chess Champion Viswanathan Anand, said Wednesday it was the proudest moment in the family's life as his son beat Israeli ... Read more...

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Istanbul, Madrid, Tokyo vie for hosting 2020 Olympics


May 24th, 2012 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Ottawa, May 24 (IANS) Madrid, Tokyo and Istanbul became the finalists in the race for hosting the 2020 Olympics, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) decided Wednesday.Doha in Qatar and Baku, ... Read more...

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Andhra man beats wife for carrying girl child


April 3rd, 2012 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 3 (IANS) In yet another incident of gender bias in Andhra Pradesh, a man beat up his pregnant wife for carrying a girl child, resulting in a miscarriage, ... Read more...

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Alonso wins dramatic Malaysian GP, Force India in top-10


March 25th, 2012 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Sepang (Malaysia), March 25 (IANS) Fernando Alonso warded off Sergio Perez's challenge to record an unexpected victory for Ferrari in the rain-affected Formula One Malaysian Grand Prix here Sunday while ... Read more...

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Punjab assembly session begins Monday


March 18th, 2012 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 18 (IANS) The first session of the newly constituted 14th Punjab assembly begins Monday, an official said here Sunday.On the first two days, the 117 elected legislators ... Read more...

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Congress scores hat trick in Manipur (Roundup)


March 6th, 2012 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, March 6 (IANS) In an Assam redux, the Congress performed a hat-trick in Manipur, sweeping the poll results Tuesday with a two-thirds majority in the 60-member assembly.The party, ... Read more...

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Congress scores hat trick in Manipur (Fifth Lead)


March 6th, 2012 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, March 6 (IANS) The Congress Tuesday stormed back to power in Manipur by winning 34 of the 50 seats for which results were declared till 4 p.m. Tuesday. ... Read more...

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Congress set to score hat trick in Manipur (Fourth Lead)


March 6th, 2012 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, March 6 (IANS) The Congress in Manipur seems to have braved all odds to make it to a third consecutive term by winning 25 of the 38 seats for ... Read more...

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Congress set for hat trick in Manipur (Third Lead, changing dateline)


March 6th, 2012 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, March 6 (IANS) Manipur's ruling Congress appeared set for a hat-trick in the state, winning 16 seats in the assembly elections till 12.30 p.m. Tuesday, with the other parties ... Read more...

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Congress set for hat-trick in Manipur (Second Lead)


March 6th, 2012 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, March 6 (IANS) Manipur's ruling Congress appeared set for a hat-trick in the state, winning 16 seats in the assembly elections till 12.30 p.m., with the other parties far ... Read more...

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Economic growth falls to 3-year low at 6.1 percent (Roundup)


February 29th, 2012 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 29 (IANS) India's economic growth slumped to a near three-year low of 6.1 percent in the quarter ended December due to poor performance of manufacturing and mining ... Read more...

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GDP logs slowest quarterly growth in 3 years (Lead)


February 29th, 2012 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 29 (IANS) India's economy has logged its slowest pace of quarterly expansion in three years with gross domestic product (GDP) rising by a mere 6.1 percent in ... Read more...

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Car sales to fall in 10 years despite growth in January (Lead)


February 8th, 2012 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) Car sales grew for the third straight month in January by 7.2 percent, but the industry for the first time since 2002 is expected to ... Read more...

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Sehwag’s record double ton gives India huge win over West Indies (Roundup)


December 9th, 2011 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
Indore, Dec 8 (IANS) Riding on skipper Virender Sehwag's record 219, the highest ever individual score in an ODI, India thrashed the West Indies by 153 runs in the ... Read more...

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Sehwag’s record ODI score powers India to its highest total


December 8th, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Indore, Dec 8 (IANS) Virender Sehwag set the One-Day International's highest individual score (219)ever here Thursday with some sensational hitting in the fourth ODI against the West Indies that ... Read more...

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India elect to bat, Rahul Sharma debuts


December 8th, 2011 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Indore, Dec 8 (IANS) India won the toss for the fourth consecutive time in the series and elected to bat against the West Indies in the fourth ODI here ... Read more...

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Achuthanandan, Pinarayi tensions under scanner again (Letter from Kerala)


October 27th, 2011 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 27 (IANS) With the Communist Party of India-Marxist's (CPI-M's) Kerala unit holding its once in three years conference in February, attention has once again swivelled to the tensions ... Read more...

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Asian athletics: Mayookha leaps to gold, silver for Gowda


July 7th, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) Amidst the gloom caused by doping scandal, some good news for Indian athletics came Thursday as Mayookha Johny won the women's long jump gold on ... Read more...

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Congress needs to go in for image correction: Analysts


May 14th, 2011 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) The Congress needs to go for an image correction as far as corruption is concerned with the 2G spectrum scam being one of the main ... Read more...

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Somnath Chatterjee campaigns for CPI-M, attacks PM


April 24th, 2011 - 1:16 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 23 (IANS) Three years after his expulsion from the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M), former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee Saturday campaigned for the party ahead of ... Read more...

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Kalmadi skips CBI quizzing third time


April 20th, 2011 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) For the third consecutive time in less than a week, former head of the Commonwealth Games (CWG) Organising Committee Suresh Kalmadi Wednesday failed to appear ... Read more...

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Sri Lankan Cricket left with huge 23 m dollar debt after World Cup


April 12th, 2011 - 7:52 am ICT by ANI
Colombo, Apr. 12 (ANI): Being a finalist in the cricket World Cup for a second consecutive time has not helped Sri Lanka financially, it seems.Sri Lanka Cricket today said it has to ... Read more...

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Di Resta fetches a point for Force India


April 10th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Sepang (Malaysia), April 10 (IANS) Force India finished amongst the points for the second consecutive time this season while Narain Karthikyean could only complete 14 laps in his Hispania at ... Read more...

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Katy Perry strips off for chart-topping E.T. video


April 1st, 2011 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 1 (ANI): Katy Perry has shed her clothes in her video for new single E.T.The singer revealed her lower half, but to her fans' surprise it turned out to ... Read more...

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Tantrum throwing Ponting could spend more time exploring post career options


March 18th, 2011 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Mar. 18 (ANI): Having blown his fuse twice during the current World Cup, Australian cricket captain Ricky Ponting could soon be spending more time with his family, which is to have ... Read more...

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World Cup: India-England match ends in a dramatic tie (Lead)


February 28th, 2011 - 1:08 am ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Bangalore, Feb 27 (IANS) India and England shared the honours as their World Cup Group B encounter ended in a dramatic last-ball tie at the packed M. Chinnaswamy Stadium ... Read more...

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Tendulkar’s 47th ODI century takes India to 338 (Lead)


February 27th, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 27 (IANS) Batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar smashed his 47th ODI century as India amassed a huge 338 in 49.5 overs against England in a Group B match of the ... Read more...

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Aussies need to perform better to make it to WC 2011 final: Ponting


February 22nd, 2011 - 11:34 am ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, Feb.22 (ANI): Australian captain Ricky Ponting has warned his team that they need to perform better if they want to make it to the final of the 2011 World Cup for ... Read more...

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