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Olympic boxing: India’s Vijender in 75 kg quarterfinal (Lead)

August 3rd, 2012 - 5:40 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS) Fancied Indian boxer Vijender Singh moved closer to a podium finish as he pipped US rival Terrel Gausha 16-15 in a thrilling bout to enter the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Now, Mamata government targets woman professor? (West Bengal Newsletter)

April 29th, 2012 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 29 (IANS) A woman professor who dared to take on a Trinamool Congress leader for allegedly throwing a jug at her inside the teachers' staff room now ... Read more...

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Trinamool leader flung jug at me, says Bengal professor

April 25th, 2012 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 25 (IANS) A woman college professor's allegation that a former Trinamool Congress legislator flung a jug full of water at her following an altercation over teachers' association elections ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Court allows KKR to use loudspeakers on match days

April 3rd, 2012 - 1:28 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 2 (IANS) The Shah Rukh Khan-owned IPL franchisee Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Monday got court permission to use loudspeakers and microphones at the Eden Gardens on match ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Shiv Sena officials booked for noise pollution

October 7th, 2011 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 7 (IANS) A case has been registered against three Shiv Sena officials for violating court norms by exceeding the noise level limit at the Dussera rally held Thursday, ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Indian corporates, get your act right

August 15th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) They are actors, their students are top Indian corporates and they can sure teach a thing or two about posturing, interjection and voice modulation that ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Central government backs Bhardwaj, slams Yeddyurappa (Second Lead)

January 22nd, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai/Bangalore, Jan 22 (IANS) The central government Saturday backed Karnataka Governor H.R. Bhardwaj for his controversial step in sanctioning Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa's prosecution on corruption charges as it slammed ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Bofors pay-off case: Records sent to trial court (Lead)

August 10th, 2010 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday directed the transfer of Bofors pay-off case records to a trial court which is hearing a petition by the Central Bureau of Investigation ... Read more...

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Man City’s new found money can never match United’s spirit: Ferguson

February 22nd, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 22 (ANI): Taking a fresh dig at Manchester City, Sir Alex Ferguson said that they will never match the spirit he has created at Manchester United.Ferguson said all the ... Read more...

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Lucknow to light up Diwali with eco-friendly crackers

October 12th, 2009 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Rajat Rai Lucknow, Oct 12 (IANS) Confetti, Flower Power, Fake Note Burst, Snake Mix - guess what these are? Eco-friendly firecrackers that have found many takers among Lucknow residents this Diwali.These produce ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Health care reform an obligation to Kennedy, lawmaker tells Indian Americans

August 30th, 2009 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
By Ashok Easwaran Chicago, Aug 30 (IANS) US Congresswoman Jan Schekowsky told an audience of Indian Americans, including physicians and other health care providers, that she felt a personal obligation to Senator ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Balochistan finds its way into joint statement, major concession by India

July 16th, 2009 - 7:43 pm ICT by ANI
Sharm-el-Sheikh (Egypt), July 16 (ANI): There is no running away from the fact that the Indian side has made a major concession by accepting to include the issue of Balochistan in the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Grass that dance to people’s tunes attracting tourists to Chinese garden

June 11th, 2009 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 11 (ANI): An unusual kind of grass at the Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden (XTBG) in China, which dances to musical tunes and songs, has become a tourist attraction.People ... Read more...

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Real wars have given way to culture wars in US campaign debate

September 12th, 2008 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Sep 12 (DPA) The United States might be fighting wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, but back on home soil, another kind of war is heating up as the country counts ... Read more...

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US House apology for slavery revives reparations call

August 1st, 2008 - 9:21 am ICT by IANS
DPA Washington, Aug 1 (DPA) The apology by the House of Representatives for slavery has renewed discussion in the United States about reparations for descendants of African-Americans who were enslaved for more than ... Read more...

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Aircraft noise raises BP even while sleeping

February 13th, 2008 - 3:12 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 13 (ANI): A new study conducted by researchers from Imperial College London and other European institutions has found that night-time noise from aircraft or traffic can increase a persons blood ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |