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Sammy’s half-century in vain as Aussies wrap up series


April 28th, 2012 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Roseau (Dominica), April 28 (IANS/CMC) Captain Darren Sammy posted his highest Test score in vain as the West Indies plunged to a 75-run defeat in the third and final Test against ... 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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Manmohan speaks to Obama (Lead)


May 10th, 2011 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday spoke to US President Barack Obama over phone and discussed the situation in the region, exactly a week after ... Read more...

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From PM to commoner, all welcome bin Laden killing (Roundup)


May 2nd, 2011 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Indians across the spectrum - from Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to the 'aam aadmi' on the street - Monday welcomed the killing of Al ... Read more...

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PM describes Osama’s killing as a significant step forward


May 2nd, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 2 (ANI): Terming Osama bin Laden's killing as a significant step forward, the Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Monday asked the international community and Pakistan in particular ... Read more...

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Hope Osama killing deals decisive blow to terror groups: PM


May 2nd, 2011 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday welcomed the killing of Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden "as a significant step forward" and hoped it would ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka far from post-war harmony, says activist


November 27th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) Sri Lanka is not doing enough to win the hearts and minds of Tamils and achieve genuine ethnic harmony following the end of the war, says an ... Read more...

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National security key to Obama’s chances of getting re-elected in 2012: Top Republican


November 8th, 2010 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 8 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has a good chance of being re-elected in 2012 provided he makes progress in Afghanistan, adopts a tougher line against Iran, the economy ... Read more...

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Nepal’s ousted king gets unexpected birthday gift


July 7th, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, July 7 (IANS) On his 63rd birthday Wednesday, Nepal's deposed king Gyanendra Bir Bikram Shah received an unexpected gift from the political parties who failed to form a new ... Read more...

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Premier League title is in Manchester United’s hands: Neville


February 9th, 2010 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 9(ANI): Manchester United defender Gary Neville claims the Premier League title is back in their hands following Chelsea's slip-up against Hull City on Saturday.Neville also sees their clash ... Read more...

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4,000 British troops get ready for offensive against Taliban in Afghanistan


February 7th, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb. 7 (ANI): In a bid to participate in the largest military offensive against the Taliban since the Afghanistan invasion in 2001, 4,000 British troops have begun preparing alongside Americans ... Read more...

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Pakistan to US: Check Taliban infiltration from Afghanistan


October 20th, 2009 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 20 (IANS) Pakistan has unambiguously told the US that NATO forces in Afghanistan must check the infiltration of the Taliban into South Waziristan, where the security forces are currently ... Read more...

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Army inducts network centric artillery system to optimise firepower


June 12th, 2009 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghNew Delhi, June 12 (ANI): To provide lethal firepower at the right place in the minimum time and to inflict the maximum casualty on the enemy in order to ... Read more...

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Chelsea’s title hopes suffer another blow


February 8th, 2009 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 8 (DPA) Chelsea's title hopes took a potentially decisive blow Saturday when they were held goalless at home by Hull City in the English Premier League. Aston Villa leapfrogged them into ... Read more...

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Batting collapse leave Indians in tatters


August 8th, 2008 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Rex Clementine Colombo, Aug 8 (IANS) India were in dire straits in the series deciding Test against Sri Lanka as they were reduced to 190 for six at tea on the first ... Read more...

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