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Olympic Archery: Indian women upstaged by Denmark


July 29th, 2012 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) The Indian challenge in the archery team event at the Olympics ended Sunday when the women lost to Denmark in the Elimination round at Lord's.The World ... Read more...

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Olympic archery: Indian men bow out after tense finish (Roundup)


July 28th, 2012 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS) Indian men failed to hold their nerves in crunch situations after a sound start to lose to Japan in the tie-breaker and bow out of the ... Read more...

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Olympic archery: Indian men crash out (Lead)


July 28th, 2012 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS) Indian archers failed to hold their nerves in crunch situations after a sound start to lose to Japan in the tie-breaker and bow out of the ... Read more...

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Supply to Delhi water plant improves


June 17th, 2012 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) The water level at the Wazirabad treatment plant here has risen marginally after a Haryana official visited the unit the day before, the Delhi government ... Read more...

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Saina pleased with her play in crunch situations


June 17th, 2012 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, June 17 (IANS) India's badminton star Saina Nehwal Sunday said staying relaxed in crunch situations helped her win two titles in as many weeks and she is not thinking ... Read more...

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Greece too hard to break down: Russia coach


June 17th, 2012 - 4:28 am ICT by IANS
Warsaw, June 17 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Greece were simply too hard for to break down in the crunch Euro 2012 match Saturday that saw Russia knocked out, Russia coach Dick Advocaat ... Read more...

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Euro 2012: Russian coach wary of ‘rough’ Greeks


June 15th, 2012 - 7:01 am ICT by IANS
Sulejowek (Poland), June 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian coach Dick Advocaat expects Greece to play rough in their Euro 2012 crunch game Saturday.Russia are sure of a place in the quarterfinals ... Read more...

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Its really a bad feeling: Virat Kohli


May 20th, 2012 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 20 (IANS) Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli said losing Sunday's crunch match against Deccan Chargers was "really a bad feeling".After his team failed to make it to ... Read more...

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Coal India to ink fuel supply pact before April 20 (Lead)


April 16th, 2012 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 16 (IANS) Bringing relief to the country's power sector, Public sector Coal India Limited (CIL) Monday said it would sign a Fuel Supply Agreement (FSA) with power companies ... Read more...

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RBI may cut key lending rates by 25 basis points


April 16th, 2012 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 16 (IANS) India's central bank is expected to cut key lending rates by about 0.25 percent or 25 basis points, thereby releasing more funds in the economy, ... Read more...

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‘Ishaqzaade’ release advanced to May 11


April 7th, 2012 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) The release date of "Ishaqzaade", starring Parineeti Chopra and newcomer Arjun Kapoor, has been advanced from May 18 to May 11, resulting in a clash ... Read more...

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Team Anna launches SMS cards


April 6th, 2012 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 6 (IANS) Team Anna has launched a pan-India SMS card to spread information about the campaign against corruption. One crore cards, priced at Rs.25, have been issued in ... Read more...

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In house of memories, meet the nowhere women (Feature) (March 8 is International Women’s Day)


March 8th, 2012 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) Bordered by barbed wires and huge iron gates, a dilapidated amphitheatre in old Delhi's Kabir Basti is home to over 30 mentally ill women who ... Read more...

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I researched a lot about Manya Surve: John Abraham


March 2nd, 2012 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 2 (IANS) John Abraham says he has worked hard to get into the character of Manya Surve, the gangster who was shot dead by Mumbai police in ... Read more...

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Best innings of my career, says Kohli


February 28th, 2012 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Hobart, Feb 28 (IANS) India's Virat Kohli Saturday rated his career-best unbeaten 133 against Sri Lanka in the 11th match of the ODI tri-series here as his best.Riding on Kohli's ... Read more...

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Asian TT: Sharath-Saha stun China’s second seeds, enter pre-quarters


February 27th, 2012 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
Macau, Feb 27 (IANS) India's Sharath Kamal and Subhajit Saha caused one of the biggest upsets of the Asian Table Tennis Championships when they beat China's second seeds Ma ... Read more...

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Climax was rested, not dropped: Savio


February 1st, 2012 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) Expressing surprise at former national captain Climax Lawrence's decision to retire from international football, India's chief football coach Savio Medeira Wednesday said the Dempo medio ... Read more...

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J.C. Penney to eliminate thousands of jobs


January 24th, 2012 - 1:08 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Retailer JC Penney is all set to eliminate thousands of jobs in an apparent bid to cut costs and bring back the company from the red.According ... Read more...

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‘Lack of organ donors affecting liver transplants’


January 19th, 2012 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) The crunch in organ donations is affecting the number of transplants in India, a doctor said Wednesday, adding that nearly 25,000 patients need liver transplants ... Read more...

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Dhoni dismisses fitness concerns ahead of Boxing Day Test


December 24th, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 24 (IANS) India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has shrugged off fitness concerns in his team ahead of the first Test against Australia, beginning here Monday, and stressed ... Read more...

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Barca win ‘El Classico’ to go top of Spanish La Liga


December 11th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Dec 11 (IANS) Barcelona came back after conceding the quickest 'EL Classico' goal to beat Real Madrid 3-1 to go top of the table, courtesy their better ... Read more...

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Staff flee, leave patients unattended after fire


December 9th, 2011 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 9 (IANS) As bodies of AMRI Hospital fire victims are brought out of the annexe, it is the patients in the adjacent old building who are facing severe ... Read more...

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Getting environmental clearance an issue: CIL


November 22nd, 2011 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 22 (IANS) Expressing dissatisfaction over the slow infrastructural growth of Coal India Limited (CIL), its chairman and managing director N.C. Jha Tuesday said getting environmental clearance for projects ... Read more...

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Clarke open to changes in line-up for second Test


November 12th, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Cape Town, Nov 12 (IANS) Australian captain Michael Clarke has underlined the importance of winning the second Test against South Africa by saying he won't hesitate to make necessary changes ... Read more...

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Power plants to get some coal through e-auction route


October 12th, 2011 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Power producers hit by a fuel crunch will be able to get some portion of coal which state-run Coal India sells through the e-auction route, ... Read more...

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South Africa must work on choking problem: Kirsten


October 7th, 2011 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) South Africa coach Gary Kirsten feels they need to work on a strategy to overcome the team's long standing problem of choking in crunch matches.South ... Read more...

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Balance and execution, the key: NSW coach


October 3rd, 2011 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 3 (IANS) For New South Wales Blues coach Anthony Stuart, it is not so much about planning for Tuesday's crunch game against Chennai Super Kings, as executing them ... Read more...

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Good start essential, says Clark


October 1st, 2011 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 1 (IANS) Stuart Clark, who has taken his share of knocks, believes that his team, the New South Wales Blues, can yet go all the way in the ... Read more...

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JSW Steel scales down production to 30 percent


September 26th, 2011 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 26 (IANS) Indian steel major JSW Steel Monday said that it had to scale down its production to 30 percent from Saturday owing to an abrupt shortage of ... Read more...

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Funds crunch hits Kashmir rights panel


September 19th, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 19 (IANS) The State Human Rights Commission (SHRC) of Jammu and Kashmir is facing a serious shortage of funds which is hampering its functioning, an official said Monday."One ... Read more...

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Onion prices shoot up in Maharashtra


September 14th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Nashik/Mumbai, Sep 14 (IANS) Onion prices in Maharashtra have shot up yet again this week due to a supply crunch owing to growers' refusal to market their yield in protest ... Read more...

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Over half a million passport applications pending


September 7th, 2011 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) The government Wednesday admitted that over half a million passport applications are pending with various regional offices. It attributed the delay to a host of ... Read more...

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Wheat storage crunch in three states


September 5th, 2011 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) The government is facing a ?storage crunch? in states like Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan due to a ?substantial increase? in wheat procurement.While increased ... Read more...

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India’s foreign office to get youth boost


August 3rd, 2011 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) In a pioneering initiative, India's external affairs ministry is set to open its doors to young scholars for an internship programme that will enable it ... Read more...

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Fergie has his plate full, can’t take each game as it comes


May 4th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 4 (ANI): Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson cannot afford to take each game as it comes, for he has to consider not only tonight's Champions League semi-final second ... Read more...

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