day six

Ramdev to end fast, says movement will continue


August 14th, 2012 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Yoga guru Baba Ramdev Tuesday announced that he would end his indefinite fast against corruption and black money at 11 a.m. following an appeal ... Read more...

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London terror plots: Six held, bus emptied on highway (Lead)


July 5th, 2012 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 5 (IANS) Armed police and forensic officers with sniffer dogs Thursday swooped down on a bus moving on a highway near London and asked all passengers to get ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hathaway survives on hummus, radishes


June 20th, 2012 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 20 (IANS) Actress Anne Hathaway says she is following such an extreme diet to lose weight to play prostitute Fantine in "Les Miserables" that she just lives ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro to induct 8-coach trains on two busy corridors


May 2nd, 2012 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Passengers on two Delhi Metro lines which connect the capital with the satellite towns of Noida and Gurgaon and which are seeing ever-increasing ridership can ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Love finds the right track - on Delhi Metro


February 13th, 2012 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) Cupid can strike in the unlikeliest places, even in the congested confines of a Delhi Metro station or train. Ask the many youngsters who traverse ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Bengal government comes down hard on ‘callous’ hospital


December 9th, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 9 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, other ministers, the Kolkata mayor and security officials ripped apart the AMRI Hospital authorities for "callousness", "negligence" and for ... Read more...

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Bengal to give Rs.2 lakh to quake victims’ families


September 19th, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 19 (IANS) The West Bengal government Monday announced Rs.2 lakh compensation for the families of each of those killed in the state by a powerful quake the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

10 infants die in Andhra hospital


September 2nd, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 2 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Kiran Kumar Reddy Friday ordered a probe into the deaths of 11 infants in two days at a government-run hospital, ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

BCCI denies Indian team skipped High Commission reception


July 27th, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 27 (IANS) The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Wednesday denied a media report that the Indian High Commission had reported the touring Indian team to ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

I’m in the best shape of my life, says Gwyneth Paltrow


April 16th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
New York, April 16 (ANI): Gwyneth Paltrow has revealed the secret behind her 'good body' shape in an interview."I never thought that I'd be considered to have a good body. I ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Asian Games medals tally, Day six


November 18th, 2010 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 18 (IANS) Medals tally on day six of the Asian Games here Thursday:Country G S B T 1 China 109 47 46 202 2 South Korea 37 30 42 ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Special mobility shoes can help ease knee pain, slow down osteoarthritis


November 8th, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 08 (ANI): A study has suggested that use of special mobility shoes can help ease knee pain and slow disease progression in people with osteoarthritis.Osteoarthritis, or OA as it is ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

CWG Medals Tally, Day Six


October 10th, 2010 - 1:37 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Medals tally at the Commonwealth Games Saturday. Australia continued to be atop the leaderboard while England overtook India to claim the second position.Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

CWG results: Day Six


October 10th, 2010 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) The following are results on the sixth day of the Commonwealth Games here Saturday.Athletics:20km walk men: Gold: Jared Tallent (Australia) 1:22.18 seconds Silver: Luke Adams (Australia) 1:22.31 seconds Bronze: ... Read more...

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Guruvayur temple saw 198 weddings in a single day (Feature With Image)


September 21st, 2010 - 10:06 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee Guruvayur (Kerala), Sep 21 (IANS) The imposing facade of the ancient shrine in Kerala that rises like a timeless edifice in the early morning mist is rooted in the legends ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Fiat workers strike in Italy over bonuses


July 13th, 2010 - 6:48 am ICT by IANS
Turin (Italy), July 13 (IANS/AKI) Hundreds of workers at Italian car giant Fiat's plant in the northern city of Turin walked of the job fearing the company may withhold thier bonuses for ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Serbian artist spends 700hrs sitting in performance art record


June 1st, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 1 (ANI): After 700 hours of sitting and staring at members of the public in the Museum of Modern Art, Serbian artist Marina Abramovic has concluded the longest piece of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Auckland jury retires for third day from Indian-origin liquor store owner’s trial


March 3rd, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 3 (ANI): An Auckland High Court jury has ended the third day's deliberations in Indian-origin south Auckland liquor store owner Navtej Singh's June 2008 murder without a verdict.The jury that ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Brilliant Bhullar wins Asian Tour International


February 7th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Feb 7 (IANS) Gaganjeet Bhullar gave Indian golf a great present right at the start of the year with a brilliant course record of eight-under 64 and winning the season-opening Asian ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Meet Orlando Bloom, the real pooch pamperer


October 25th, 2009 - 11:52 am ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 25 (ANI): Brit actor Orlando Bloom is said to be taking care of his girlfriend Miranda Kerr's other love - a puppy by the name of Frankie.Kerr, 26, who recently ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

India’s swine flu toll crosses 400


October 15th, 2009 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) Six swine flu deaths, including three from Maharashtra, took the total of India's swine flu deaths to 405 Thursday, health ministry said. Besides Maharashtra, two deaths were reported ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Federer, Nadal to start 2010 in Doha again


October 12th, 2009 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Doha, Oct 12 (DPA) Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will again start their tennis seasons with New Year's appearances at the Capitala World Championship before heading to Australia to prepare for ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Levi Johnston to pose nude for Playgirl


October 8th, 2009 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 8 (ANI): Levi Johnston, who is the father of Alaska Governor Sarah Palin's grandchild, has signed a deal to pose in the nude for Playgirl magazine.Johnston, 19, had come ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Jessica Biel teases Justin Timberlake about his eating habits


September 2nd, 2009 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 2 (ANI): American actress Jessica Biel is said to be so obsessed with healthy eating that she keeps on teasing her boyfriend Justin Timberlake about his eating habits.Biel, 27, who ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Iraq turns a ‘blind eye’ to torture, murder of gay men


August 17th, 2009 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Aug 17 (DPA) The Iraqi government has done nothing to stop militias' torture and murder of gay men, the US-based Human Rights Watch said in a report released Monday. The organisation estimated ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Underweight Indian rugby team advised to have 15 eggs a day


August 3rd, 2009 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, August 3 (ANI): The Indian rugby team has been advised to eat at least 15 eggs per day, if they wish to compete with their bulky counterparts at next year's ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Official auditor flays Delhi Metro’s quality control


July 17th, 2009 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) Five days after a mishap at the Delhi Metro site claimed six lives, India's official auditor Friday said it had found some glaring flaws in the quality ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Traffic restored near Metro accident site


July 17th, 2009 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) Traffic was restored Friday around a Delhi Metro construction site in south Delhi's Zamrudpur area where an accident killed six people five days ago. According to Delhi Metro ... Read more...

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Indian Sikh guru dies in Austrian gurdwara attack, six arrested (Second Lead)


May 25th, 2009 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
By Mehru Jaffer Vienna, May 25 (IANS) An Indian Sikh guru died in the Austrian capital Monday following an armed attack at a gurdwara the previous day. Six people have been arrested for ... Read more...

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Indian Sikh guru dies in Austrian gurdwara clash, six held (Lead)


May 25th, 2009 - 12:16 pm ICT by IANS
By Mehru Jaffer Vienna, May 25 (IANS) An Indian Sikh guru died in the Austrian capital Monday following an armed attack between rival Sikh groups at a gurdwara the previous day. Six people ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Parents of missing children hold protest march in New Delhi


April 24th, 2009 - 7:54 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 24 (ANI): Under the aegis of the Bachpan Bachao Andolan (BBA), a non-governmental organisation working to eradicate child labour, parents of missing children held a protest march here ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Maharashtra’s Force One to become operational in two months


January 19th, 2009 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 19 (IANS) The proposed Force One, a crack commando unit of the Maharashtra police, would be operational within the next couple of months, Chief Minister Ashok Chavan said here Monday.Force ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Madge has the body of a 22-year-old Olympic athlete, says Guy Ritchie


September 4th, 2008 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 4 (ANI): Madonna may have celebrated her 50th birthday last month but according to husband Guy Ritchie, the singer looks like a 22-year-old Olympic athlete.Ritchie spoke about the Queen ... Read more...

Posted in National |

12,000-calorie daily diet behind Phelps phenomenal success in Beijing


August 14th, 2008 - 11:51 am ICT by ANI
New York, August 14 (ANI): Consuming a staggering 12,000 calories a day is the secret behind swimming sensation Michael Phelps phenomenal success at the Beijing Olympics.This is a huge calorie ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Tibetan freedom torch back in Dharamsala ahead of the Beijing Olympics


August 3rd, 2008 - 8:36 pm ICT by ANI
Dharamsala/ New Delhi , August 3 (ANI): The Tibetan freedom torch arrives in Dharamsala on Sunday, the seat of the Tibetan government in-exile in India , after traversing through many countries.The ... Read more...

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