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Ballot papers not EVMs for presidential poll


July 18th, 2012 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Why are ballot papers and not electronic voting machines (EVMs) used in the presidential election as is the norm in parliamentary polls? This is because ... Read more...

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Low profile was not intentional, says Sonakshi


May 24th, 2012 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 24 (IANS) Post the success of "Dabangg", Sonakshi Sinha maintained a low profile and stayed away from media glare. She says it was not intentional as she ... Read more...

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Deccan Chargers hope to end losing streak against Daredevils


April 18th, 2012 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) Yet to taste a win in the fifth season of the Indian Premier League (IPL), Deccan Chargers will be looking to end their three-match ... Read more...

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Egypt to hold parliamentary polls in three rounds


July 21st, 2011 - 9:08 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, July 21 (IANS) Voting for Egypt's upcoming parliamentary elections will be held in three rounds in October, the ruling army council has said.Preparations for the elections will start in ... Read more...

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Can’t press the panic button, says Afridi


March 10th, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Pallekele (Sri Lanka), March 10 (IANS) Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi is a worried man after the 110-run loss to New Zealand and is using the five-day gap to regroup ... Read more...

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Quite happy with World Cup schedule; will miss Praveen: Dhoni


February 10th, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 10 (IANS) Indian cricket team captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni Thursday said he was quite satisfied with the World Cup schedule, which has drawn criticism from some teams for the ... Read more...

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Pakistani onions poor, claim Chandigarh wholesalers


December 25th, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 25 (IANS) Chandigarh has refused to accept "poor quality" onions from Pakistan and wholesalers here Saturday said they will take supplies of the commodity - whose prices have been skyrocketing ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

73 new dengue cases reported in Delhi


October 27th, 2010 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Seventythree fresh cases of dengue were reported in Delhi Wednesday, taking the total this season to 5,288, an official said.Out of the cases reported Wednesday, only one ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

75 more dengue cases surface in Delhi


October 26th, 2010 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) The number of dengue cases in Delhi continued to surge Tuesday with 75 more people getting infected by the mosquito-borne disease, taking the total number of affected ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Fogging on as dengue outbreak gets worse


October 25th, 2010 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) With the dengue spreading in the capital, the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) Monday resumed fogging after a three-day gap in a desperate bid to kill mosquitoes, ... Read more...

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West Bengal okays IPL schedule


March 19th, 2009 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 18 (IANS) The decks were cleared for holding the Indian Premier League (IPL) matches in Kolkata with the West Bengal government Wednesday giving formal approval to the latest schedule ... Read more...

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Cricket and election ‘can’t go together’ in West Bengal


March 16th, 2009 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 16 (IANS) The West Bengal government has made it clear to the Indian Premier League (IPL) authorities that cricket matches and the polls "can't go together as far as security ... Read more...

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Duleep Trophy will be a knockout tournament this season


December 10th, 2008 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 10 (IANS) The unavailability of an overseas team has forced the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to convert the Duleep Trophy into a knock-out tournament.The concept ... Read more...

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