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Jeev Milkha Singh wins Scottish Open


July 16th, 2012 - 2:22 am ICT by IANS
Inverness (Scotland), July 16 (IANS) Indian golfer Jeev Milkha Singh beat Italian Francesco Molinari in a play-off to win the Scottish Open here Sunday and qualify for next week's British ... Read more...

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Federer beats Djokovic to reach Wimbledon final


July 6th, 2012 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 6 (IANS) Roger Federer became the first man to reach eight Wimbledon singles finals, knocking out defending champion Novak Djokovic 6-3, 3-6, 6-4, 6-3 on Centre Court ... Read more...

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Brook plans tea party to celebrate diamond jubilee


June 4th, 2012 - 4:13 am ICT by IANS
London, June 4 (IANS) Kelly Brook will throw a party to celebrate Britain's Queen Elizabeth's Diamond Jubilee, which is taking place this weekend.The 32-year-old plans to host a sophisticated soiree ... Read more...

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Mutai, Kabuu squeeze into Kenya’s Olympic marathon squad


May 18th, 2012 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi, May 18 (IANS) Geoffrey Mutai and Lucy Kabuu dusted themselves from missing out on their country's marathon team for London Olympics by winning the men's 10,000m and women's 5,000m ... Read more...

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Ajax capture 31st Dutch league title


May 3rd, 2012 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, May 3 (IANS) Ajax secured their 31st Dutch league title by beating VVV-Venlo 2-0 in their penultimate game of the season.A brace from Siem de Jong Wednesday gave ... Read more...

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Crown Jewels go on show for diamond jubilee


March 29th, 2012 - 2:22 am ICT by IANS
London, March 29 (IANS) A collection of British Crown Jewels will be displayed Thursday at the Tower of London to celebrate the diamond jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II.The exhibition will ... Read more...

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‘Ponting contemplating retirement from ODIs’


February 20th, 2012 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 20 (IANS) National selector John Inverarity said Monday that it was unlikely that former skipper Ricky Ponting would be able to make his way back to the ... Read more...

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Jazz up your looks with 3D jewellery: Pallavi Foley (With Image)


February 19th, 2012 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Designer Pallavi Foley, who designed the Miss India crowns in 2006 and 2007, has come up with a unique way to accessorise a garment -- ... Read more...

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Maken hopes Paes would win another Olympic medal


January 30th, 2012 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) Sports Minister Ajay Maken Monday congratulated India's tennis veteran Leander Paes for winning his maiden men's doubles title at the Australian Open and hoped that ... Read more...

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Triple crown for Haria in National Billiards and Snooker


January 17th, 2012 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Jan 17 (IANS) Teen-aged sensation Dhvaj Haria achieved a rare treble when he annexed the sub-junior snooker and the junior billiards crowns Tuesday in addition to sub-junior billiards ... Read more...

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Dipika Pallikal enters top-15 of World Squash rankings


January 3rd, 2012 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) Indian women's squash player Dipika Pallikal Tuesday moved up to a career-high 15th place in the world rankings.Pallikal, who enjoyed her best season on the ... Read more...

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Federer wins his first Paris Masters 1000 title


November 14th, 2011 - 3:46 am ICT by IANS
Paris, Nov 14 (IANS) World No. 4 Roger Federer has claimed his first BNP Paribas Masters 1000 title with a 6-1, 7-3 (3), victory over sixth-seeded Frenchman Joe Wilfried ... Read more...

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Chen Long, Wang Shixian capture crowns at China Masters


September 18th, 2011 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Changzhou (China), Sep 18 (IANS) Local players Chen Long and world No. 2 Wang Shixian claimed the men's and women's singles titles at the China Badminton Masters here Sunday. Chen Long, ... Read more...

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Chowrasia maintains lead on Asian Tour Order of Merit


September 5th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 5 (IANS) India?s S.S.P. Chowrasia continued to lead the race to become the Asian Tour?s Order of Merit champion despite the disappointment of missing the halfway cut ... Read more...

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Varsha picks up third title in National billiards and snooker


July 22nd, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 22 (IANS) Bangalore schoolgirl Varsha Sanjeev won her third title in the ongoing National billiards and snooker championship when she beat Keerath Bhandaal from Delhi 127-97 in the ... Read more...

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Vasuki Sunkavalli is Miss Universe India 2011


July 16th, 2011 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 16 (IANS) Vasuki Sunkavalli, popularly known as Vasuki in the Indian modelling industry, has been chosen to represent India at the Miss Universe contest this year. She says ... Read more...

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India’s Bhakti Kulkarni wins junior Asian chess championship


June 8th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 8 (IANS) Goa's first international woman grandmaster Bhakti Kulkarni Wednesday won the Asian Junior Chess Championship held at Bentota beach resort, in Colombo.Kulkarni (20), who has already won ... Read more...

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Imam demands Islamic crescent moon symbol on Russian emblem


May 1st, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, May 1 (ANI): A top imam has called for the addition of the Islamic crescent moon symbol on the Russian emblem."We are asking for one of the heads (of the Russian ... Read more...

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Saina will be strong favourite for Indian Open


April 7th, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) Saina Nehwal will be the strong favourite to win her second badminton title of the year in the Indian Open Super Series beginning at the ... Read more...

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‘Black don’t crack’ Hamilton aiming longer F1 stint than even Schumacher


March 26th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 26(ANI): British Formula One ace Lewis Hamilton has said that he may carry on racing into his 40s, saying that 'black don't crack'.The 26-year-old reckons that he could carry on ... Read more...

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Bonham Carter wears $10 ‘flip-flop’ charms on hair at Oscars!


March 1st, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
New York, March 01(ANI): British actress Helena Bonham Carter wore the cheapest sparklers for the Oscars red carpet.The star wore four small, bedazzled crowns in her massive updo that were actually charms ... Read more...

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Fans storm to buy Royal Shakespeare Company costumes


February 14th, 2011 - 3:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 14 (ANI): Thousands of people queued up for hours to buy the Royal Shakespeare Company costumes, which have been put on sale at its rehearsal rooms in Stratford-upon-Avon, England.The 15,000 ... Read more...

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Faiz Ahmed Faiz’s poetry relevant even today, says daughter


February 6th, 2011 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher Mumbai, Feb 6 (IANS) Be it "Mujhse pehli si mohabbat" or "Hum dekhenge", the works of Pakistan's Faiz Ahmed Faiz - a leading Urdu poet of the 20th century ... Read more...

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Clijsters battles back against Li Na to win Australian Open


January 29th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 29(ANI): World No.3 Kim Clijsters on Friday won her first Australian Open title with a three-set victory over China's Li Na in the final in Melbourne.Clijsters won 3-6, 6-3, ... Read more...

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Federer tips Nadal to win Australian Open


January 15th, 2011 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 15 (ANI): Defending champion and 16-time grand slam winner Roger Federer has tipped Rafael Nadal to win the Australian Open this year, as the World No.1 chases history.Nadal is ... Read more...

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Hiratsuka wins dramatic playoff at Black Mountain, Chowrasia 40th


December 19th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
By V Krishnaswamy Hua Hin (Thailand), Dec 19 (IANS) Tetsuji Hiratsuka won a dramatic playoff at the Black Mountain Masters to take his third title of the year and bring down the curtain ... Read more...

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The Pirate Bay founders sentenced and fined over $6 million


November 27th, 2010 - 1:45 am ICT by BNO News
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN (BNO NEW) — Three of the founders of file-sharing website The Pirate Bay on Friday were sentenced to 10 months in prison by a Swedish Court of Appeals, officials said.The ... Read more...

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How Jurassic predators evolved into mega meat-eaters


October 2nd, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 2 (ANI): New findings have shed light on how adaptations for a mega meat-eating lifestyle extended to some full-time water dwellers as well as to certain land-based animals, like dinosaurs.The ... Read more...

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Lara Bingle uses payout from ex-fiance Michael Clarke to buy $880K home


September 16th, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 16 (ANI): Australian model Lara Bingle has used the money she received as payout from ex-fiance Michael Clarke to purchase an 880,000-dollar home.Bingle, 23, bought her first home, a ... Read more...

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Bachelor Pad Crowns A Winner


September 14th, 2010 - 7:58 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Sep 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The finale of 'Bachelor Pad' held some steamy surprises for the fans. With some of the 'Dancing With The Stars' pros joining the contestants for a ... Read more...

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Stosur eyes Tour Championships in Doha despite clash with Delhi CWG


September 5th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 5(ANI): Australian tennis star Samantha Stosur insists that missing the New Delhi Commonwealth Games would not be important to her, as she eyes one of the rarest feats in women's ... Read more...

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World swimming, diving champs have no security fears ahead of CWG


September 4th, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 4 (ANI): Britain's world diving champion Tom Daley has said that he has no security fears ahead of the 2010 Commonwealth Games, which kicks off on October 3.Sixteen-year-old Daley, ... Read more...

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Australia’s legendary doubles pair ‘Woodies’ inducted into Tennis Hall of Fame


July 11th, 2010 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jul 11 (ANI): Famous doubles partners from Australia, Todd Woodbridge and Mark Woodforde, were into inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame in the United States along with seven ... Read more...

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Saina achieved success through sheer hard work


June 28th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar Chennai, June 28 (IANS) When Saina Nehwal broke into the top-10 over a year ago, Prakash Padukone said she was a potential World No.1 if she showed consistency in her ... Read more...

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Katie Price to launch baby wear range


June 17th, 2010 - 1:39 am ICT by IANS
London, June 17 (IANS) After trying her hand with perfumes, make-up and an equestrian clothing range, model Katie Price is now all set to launch her baby-wear range called 'KP Baby'. "I'm ... Read more...

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