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It’s time to get married: Arjun Bijlani


April 23rd, 2012 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Television actor Arjun Bijlani, who has kept away from daily soaps for a while, might get married soon at his mother's behest."I'm 29 and ... Read more...

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India is proud of Sachin: Andhra CM


March 16th, 2012 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 16 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Kiran Kumar Reddy Friday congratulated Sachin Tendulkar for scoring his 100th century in international cricket."Significant, marvellous and a stupendous achievement, ... Read more...

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VJ-anchor Ayushmann’s film debut as sperm donor


October 7th, 2011 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 7 (IANS) After Ranvir Shorey, Purab Kohli and Ranvijay Singh, it is time for another VJ to rock the cinema world. Active as a television anchor and VJ, ... Read more...

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Rajapaksa prays for team at Tirupati, leaves for Mumbai


April 2nd, 2011 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Tirupati (Andhra Pradesh), April 2 (IANS) Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa Saturday left for Mumbai to watch the World Cup final, but not before praying at Tirumala temple here ... Read more...

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‘I’ll continue to learn from ex-captain Ponting’, says Clarke


March 31st, 2011 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 31(ANI): New Australian skipper Michael Clarke has said that Ricky Ponting's stature in the game will not prove a hindrance to him, but the 36-year-old's inputs will only help him ... Read more...

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Black Caps ‘bad boy’ Ryder a hero at World Cup


March 27th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Mar 27 (ANI): New Zealand cricket's one-time bad boy Jesse Ryder repaid teammates and bosses faith with master batting performance to help his team reach the World Cup semifinals."It was ... Read more...

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Passions rise in Kashmir ahead of Mohali clash


March 27th, 2011 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, March 27 (IANS) As archrivals India and Pakistan gear for a face-off in the cricket World Cup semi-finals in Mohali Wednesday, passions are running high among the ardent ... Read more...

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Cricket fan in Nagpur carves miniature World Cup trophy out of soap cakes


March 6th, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Nagpur, Mar.6 (ANI): The ongoing ICC World Cup 2011 has caught the imagination of the cricket crazy fans across India. Sudhakar Pathak, an ardent cricket fan, and also an amateur miniature artist ... Read more...

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IPL auction a crime against cricket: Congress leader


January 18th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) Calling the recent auction of players in the Indian Premier League (IPL) "a crime against the great game (of cricket)", a Congress leader from Maharashtra has ... Read more...

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Arun Nayar spotted with mystery blonde


January 7th, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 7 (ANI): It seems Liz Hurley's estranged hubby Arun Nayar has moved on from their split.The Indian textile heir was spotted chatting to a mystery blonde at the ritzy ... Read more...

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‘Strictly Come Dancing’ experience gave me confidence to join TV industry: Gough


December 25th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 25(ANI): Former England fast bowler Darren Gough has said that his time on British television show 'Strictly Come Dancing' had given him the confidence to break into the entertainment industry.Gough ... Read more...

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Suniel Shetty Can’t Stop Praising Bryan Adams


December 16th, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Suniel Shetty has more to enjoy these days apart from the success of his film No Problem. The actor is soon going to welcome Bryan Adams for a concert in ... Read more...

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Watson possible captaincy challenger to Clarke, says ex-Queensland coach


December 13th, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
Perth, Dec 13(ANI): Australian all-rounder Shane Watson's former coach at The Queensland Bulls, Trevor Barsby, believes Watson is a potential challenger to Michael Clarke's hopes of securing Australian Test captaincy from Ricky ... Read more...

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Leading bowlers in Test cricket


July 22nd, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
A list of top ten bowlers in Test cricket: Player Mat Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ 5 10Muttiah Muralitharan (SL) 133* 800 9/51 16/220 22.72 2.47 67 22Shane ... Read more...

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Wellington sceptical of visit after Bangalore blasts


April 19th, 2010 - 9:09 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, April 19 (ANI): An under-16 Wellington side, scheduled to play three ODIs in Bangalore, is re-considering its travel plans ahead of the Bangalore blasts.Two bombs exploded earlier outside the Chinnaswamy Stadium ... Read more...

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Wedding bells for Nagma soon


March 23rd, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
March 23, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Nagma was a popular and famous actress in the Tamil film industry, a few years ago. She had acted in many Tamil films including Rajni starrer ... Read more...

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IPL auction leaves Pak sports minister disappointed


January 19th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 19 (IANS) Federal Minister for Sports Ejaz Jhakhrani is upset that no Pakistani cricket player was picked up at the Indian Premier League auction Tuesday and feels that it is ... Read more...

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Flower confident of Pietersen recovering before South African tour


September 3rd, 2009 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 3 (ANI): England cricket team director Andy Flower has expressed confidence that injured batsman Kevin Pietersen will make a full recovery and would return for the tour of South Africa. ... Read more...

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Rani’s passion for perfecting her cricketing skills


August 25th, 2009 - 8:25 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
It's now known by all that Rani Mukerji plays the role of a male cricketer in Dil Bole Hadippa. But not many are aware about Rani's aim for perfecting the art of ... Read more...

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Court asks Kumble’s wife to mutually settle daughter’s issue


July 27th, 2009 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday asked India's former Test cricket player Anil Kumble's wife Chethana to try to reach an out-of-court settlement with her former husband Kumar V. ... Read more...

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Cricketer fighting for his life after getting struck by lightning in Brooklyn


July 27th, 2009 - 12:16 pm ICT by ANI
Brooklyn (New York, US), July 27 (ANI): A cricket player was battling for his life Sunday night after being struck by lightning while racing off the field to escape a sudden thunderstorm ... Read more...

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Let’s Dance Music released at the hands of Malaika Arora Khan


June 12th, 2009 - 2:17 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Music of Advait Entertainment Pvt. Ltd's maiden film "Let's Dance' released on June 10, 2009 at the hands of pretty dancing sensation Malaika Arora Khan on the music label of K ... Read more...

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‘MTV Roadies’ winner wants to get into Rannvijay’s shoes


April 28th, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Bangalore-based Nauman Sait, the winner of MTV's adventure reality show "Roadies: Hell Down Under", says he would love to become as famous as Rannvijay Singh ... Read more...

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Bihar’s peaceful poll marred by one landmine blast (Second lead)


April 23rd, 2009 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, April 23 (IANS) Bihar witnessed peaceful polling barring a landmine blast triggered by suspected Maoists in which five people were injured during the second phase of the Lok Sabha elections ... Read more...

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Voting underway peacefully in Bihar (Lead)


April 23rd, 2009 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, April 23 (IANS) Slow but peaceful voting was underway for the second phase of parliamentary elections in 13 of the 40 constituencies in Bihar Thursday. There are several heavyweights, including six ... Read more...

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Sri Lankan cricketers likely to get a pay hike


April 12th, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, April 12 (IANS) Sri Lankan cricketers are all set to receive a substantial salary increment when their annual contracts are renewed later this month. According to a media report, the Cricket ... Read more...

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Title tattle for Yash Raj


March 19th, 2009 - 5:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Finding the right title for a film has always been an issue if one does not even have a right working title it can lead to bigger issues. Yash Raj Film's ... Read more...

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PCB’s 1 million rupee bounty for ‘triple centurion’ Younis Khan


February 26th, 2009 - 6:05 pm ICT by admin
Karachi, Feb.26 (ANI): Recognising captain Younis Khan's match saving triple century, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has announced a reward of one million rupees for him.Khan batted for more ... Read more...

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Symonds offered to take a 250 K dollar pay cut to end off-field committments


November 26th, 2008 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide, Nov.26 (ANI): So haunted was he by the fame that goes with his star status as a cricket player for Australia, that controversial all-rounder Andrew Symonds offered to take a ... Read more...

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Antony praises high standard, professionalism of Territorial Army


October 4th, 2008 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi , Oct 4 (ANI): Defense Minister A. K. Antony on Saturday praised the high standard and professionalism shown by the Territorial Army on the occasion of the 59th Anniversary ... Read more...

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Yuvraj exempted from personal appearance in birthday brawl case


August 6th, 2008 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Aug 6 (IANS) A Gugraon court Wednesday exempted cricketer Yuvraj Singh from personal appearance in the birthday brawl case. Co-accused in the case Yuvraj's mother Shabnam Singh also did not appear ... Read more...

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Harman Baweja plays cricket with star sportsmen for ‘Victory’


July 29th, 2008 - 8:57 am ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, July 29 (IANS) Making a movie on cricket isn't easy - as Harman Baweja has discovered. The budding actor shared the pitch not only with Rajasthan's seasoned Ranji ... Read more...

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Brett Lee likened to Becks in Oz


June 4th, 2008 - 7:16 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 4 (ANI): Cricketer Brett Lee is shaping up as Australia's answer to David Beckham, launching his own line of men's underwear and modelling them himself. The fast bowler has collaborated ... Read more...

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Priyadarshan bonds well with Shah Rukh


May 24th, 2008 - 11:36 am ICT by admin
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, May 24 (IANS) Superstar Shah Rukh Khan and director Priyadarshan have hit it off big time, be it cinema or cricket. "After working with him I understand why ... Read more...

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India’s cricket dominance not a threat: Lorgat


April 5th, 2008 - 2:24 pm ICT by admin
By Fakir Hassen Cape Town, April 5 (IANS) Haroon Lorgat, incoming chief executive officer of the International Cricket Council (ICC), does not see India's dominant position in world cricket as a threat and ... Read more...

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