Double for Ballal at Autocross Championship

July 15th, 2012 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
Coimbatore, July 15 (IANS) Bangalore's Ranjith Ballal achieved a double in the second round of the National Autocross Championship here Sunday when he won the top honours in the Gypsy ... Read more...

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Nuclear scientist P.K. Iyengar dead (Lead)

December 21st, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 21 (IANS) Eminent nuclear scientist P.K. Iyengar, former chairman of Atomic Energy Commission and a key member of the team which made possible India's first peaceful nuclear explosion ... Read more...

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India offers to sell surplus heavy water

December 16th, 2011 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 16 (IANS) India's Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) is looking for an agent who will help globally market heavy water, used to run nuclear reactors, that it is ... Read more...

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Discord in Nepal as prime minister claims two-thirds majority

May 5th, 2011 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 5 (IANS) Fresh discord erupted in Nepal as beleaguered Prime Minister Jhala Nath Khanal claimed two-thirds majority with the expansion of his cabinet, but his own party men ... Read more...

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Jharkhand Premier League cricket matches begin

March 13th, 2011 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, March 13 (IANS) The first edition of the Twenty20 Jharkhand Premier League (JPL) got off to a flying start at a newly-built stadium at Ranchi Sunday with Chief Minister ... Read more...

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Pakistan’s implausible deniability

November 29th, 2010 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
By Dhruva JaishankarWashington, Nov.29 (ANI): It has been two years since the 26/11 attacks in Mumbai, and India's policy-makers and its wider public are by no means reassured about the Pakistani leadership's ... Read more...

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India baiter Dan Burton all set to head S. Asia sub-committee in US Congress

November 3rd, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
By Dhruva JaishankarWashington, Nov.3 (ANI): Leading India baiter Dan Burton, the U.S. Republican Representative for Indiana's 5th congressional district, is all set to become the chairman of the House Sub-Committee of ... Read more...

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A taste of the Mediterranean in Kolkata (Eating out with IANS)

April 20th, 2010 - 11:49 am ICT by IANS
By Pradipta Tapadar Kolkata, April 20 (IANS) Want to try out Mediterranean dishes like Fisherman's Ciopino (Moroccan), Gamboroni Formaggi (Italian) and Chak Chauka (Turkish)? Just step into any of Kolkata's popular restaurants that ... Read more...

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Pak will try to scuttle normalcy process in Kashmir: Gen. Jaswal

January 15th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by ANI
Udhampur Jan.15 (ANI): General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Northern Command (GOC-in-C), Lt Gen B S Jaswal, on Friday said Pakistan is trying to hype up the situation and is desperate to scuttle the process ... Read more...

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Government issues stamp to honour Kannada movie icon Raj Kumar

November 2nd, 2009 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 2 (IANS) The central government has released a Rs.5 stamp of Kannada movie icon Raj Kumar on Karnataka Rajyothsava Day. "Raj Kumar ruled the industry like a colossus and was instrumental ... Read more...

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Seven Mumbai schoolchildren test positive for swine flu

August 9th, 2009 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 9 (IANS) Seven schoolchildren, including six girls, have tested positive for swine flu in Mumbai till Sunday, an official statement said. One school has been asked to shut down to ... Read more...

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Residents ignore militants’ threat against polls in Assam and Manipur

May 2nd, 2009 - 10:38 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati/ Imphal, May 2 (ANI): Defying militants' threat against participation in the ongoing parliamentary elections, residents in Assam and Manipur demonstrated their faith in the democratic set-up of governance.In Assam, the ... Read more...

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Bangalore film fest offers complete entertainment package

January 6th, 2009 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 6 (IANS) About 130 films from 35 countries, seminars, children films, old Kannada classics and an animation workshop - the forthcoming third Bengalooru International Film Festival promises all this and ... Read more...

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I’m happy to be back in Kannada films: actress Shirin

September 15th, 2008 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 15 (IANS) South Indian actress Shirin, who had moved to Mumbai to try her luck at modelling and in Bollywood, has decided to come back and work in Kannada films ... Read more...

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Advanced Light Helicopter Dhruva becomes great asset for security forces

July 4th, 2008 - 8:01 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, July 4 (ANI): Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH) named Dhruva (Pole Star), a light (5.5t class) multi-role and multi-mission helicopter has proved useful for security forces in Kashmir."Dhruva", an Advanced Light ... Read more...

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