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Pakistani dailies upset over hockey defeat


August 9th, 2012 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 9 (IANS) Pakistan's crushing 0-7 defeat at the hands of Australia in hockey at the London Olympics has shattered the dreams of millions, dailies said Thursday, hoping ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Sibal meets telecom operators on 3G issue


November 30th, 2011 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) Communications Minister Kapil Sibal Wednesday met chiefs of leading telecom service providers such as Bharti Airtel, Reliance Communications, Idea Cellular, Tata and Vodafone to discuss ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Mamata’s political rally turns star-studded affair


July 21st, 2011 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 21 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's first major political rally Thursday after coming to power turned into a star-studded affair as celebrities, including popular film ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Somnath’s book has ‘Left’ questions unanswered (Book Review)


December 1st, 2010 - 10:33 am ICT by IANS
By M.R. Narayan Swamy Book: "Keeping the Faith: Memoirs of a Parliamentarian"; Author: Somnath Chatterjee; Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers India/India Today Group; Pages: 397; Price: Rs.499Somnath Chatterjee needs no introduction. His political trajectory ... Read more...

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Lake Superior State University released its list of banned words


January 3rd, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Jan 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Lake Superior State University released on Friday its annual list of words that ought to be banned because of their "mis-use, over-use and general ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Wickmayer, Malisse given official approval to play


December 17th, 2009 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 17 (DPA) The tennis bureaucracy finally caught up with a fast-moving Belgian court ruling as US Open semi-finalist Yanina Wickmayer and Belgian compatriot Xavier Malisse were given official permission to ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Wickmayer, Malisse gain hope after court overturns bans


December 15th, 2009 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, Dec 15 (DPA) US Open semi-finalist Yanina Wickmayer and her Belgian compatriot Xavier Malisse will be aiming for possible Australian Open wild cards next month after a court overturned one-year bans ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Khloe Kardashian caught in cross fire between vodka czars


April 21st, 2009 - 6:40 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 21 (ANI): American socialite Khloe Kardashian has ended up being a bone of contention between warring vodka czars Martin Silver and Donald Trump.Silver, who owns Georgi Vodka, called Trump ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Sudeep in Ram Gopal Verma’s Rann


April 8th, 2009 - 12:57 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Sudeep has not only cemented his place as an actor in Kannada films but is also in the process of making in big in Bollywood. After Phoonk, the actor would again ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Basanti of `Sholay’ gets a namesake in Nepal


February 16th, 2009 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Feb 16 (IANS) Decades after she won rave reviews playing Basanti, the chatterbox village belle with unparalleled skill in driving her horse cart, Bollywood icon Hema Malini has received an unexpected ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

US aerospace industry to Obama: Learn from India or perish


January 24th, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) Taking note of India's stunning successes in space research, the US aerospace industry believes it could become a world leader in space technology and has urged the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Botham blames ECB czars for England cricket mess


January 8th, 2009 - 7:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.8 (ANI): Former England cricketer Ian Botham has said that in the last 24 hours, the incidents related to England cricket and its immediate future, are probably the most embarrassing ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Premier NRI event needs big shake-up (Diaspora Watch)


November 27th, 2008 - 10:10 am ICT by IANS
In these weeks, selected overseas Indians from across the globe are being invited to attend the annual Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) Jan 7-9, 2009, in Chennai. Meant to network with more than ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

”Rocky S” presents his signature collection in Mumbai


September 10th, 2008 - 6:51 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Sept 10 (ANI): Designer ''Rocky S'' showcased his signature collection at a fashion show in Mumbai on Tuesday.The show was the last leg of eight-city round for Seagram''s Blender''s Pride ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

This was waiting to happen (Article)


July 8th, 2008 - 9:50 pm ICT by ANI
By Prem Prakash London, July 8 (ANI): The tragedy in Kabul was waiting to happen for a long time. India has been lucky that it did not happen earlier. Why? That can ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

This was waiting to happen


July 8th, 2008 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
By Prem Prakash London, July 8 (ANI): The tragedy in Kabul was waiting to happen for a long time. India has been lucky that it did not happen earlier. Why? That can ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

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