disarray

A false case that delayed India’s cryogenic project (Kerala Newsletter)


September 8th, 2012 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 8 (IANS) In the early 1990s, S. Nambi Narayanan was working to develop cryogenic technology when things went for a toss and he was arrested on false ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

1992 Olympics: Indian hockey suffers due to indiscipline (Sports Special)


July 20th, 2012 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
In a desperate bid to extricate Indian hockey from the quagmire it had sunk into, Balkrishen Singh was brought back to coach the team for the 1992 Barcelona Olympics.There was ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Tiwari and Saha keep India afloat in third Test


June 19th, 2012 - 10:00 am ICT by IANS
Gros Islet (St Lucia), June 19(IANS/CMC) India A look like losing the third and final cricket 'Test' and with it the series to West Indies A after pacers Delorn Johnson and ... Read more...

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ATM bombings continue unabated in South Africa


June 6th, 2012 - 9:11 am ICT by IANS
Cape Town, June 6 (IANS) Attacks on Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) have gone up rapidly in South Africa this year, with 18 cash machines being blown up in a single ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

BJP’s internecine war bogs it down


June 3rd, 2012 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) seems to be at war -- with itself.With the next Lok Sabha elections only two years away, the country's ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

West Indies look for confidence booster in tour match


June 2nd, 2012 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Leicester (England), June 2 (IANS/CMC) Head coach Ottis Gibson says the West Indies will be looking for a confidence booster when they face English county Leicestershire in a two-day tour match ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Gayle doesn’t rule out playing in third Test


May 30th, 2012 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), May 20 (IANS/CMC) Estranged West Indies batsman Chris Gayle has not ruled out making himself available for the third Test of the West Indies' ill-fated tour of England but ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Air India loses Rs.100 crore due pilots’ strike (Lead)


May 14th, 2012 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) A grounded fleet, ticket cancellations and unused labour have cost Air India Rs.100 crore in the seven days since the pilots went on strike, an ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Air India crisis continues, 14 flights cancelled


May 14th, 2012 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) The agitation by Air India pilots entered its seventh day Monday with the management cancelling 14 international outbound flights, also throwing domestic operations into disarray, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Breast cancer survivors who set new goals are healthier


April 24th, 2012 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 24 (IANS) Most people go through life setting goals for themselves. But what happens when a sudden hardship or illness throws their life into disarray?A new study by ... Read more...

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Mumbai suburban train service getting back to normal


April 20th, 2012 - 11:07 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 20 (IANS) Central Railway Friday assured normalisation of crucial suburban services by evening, three days after a fire disrupted its network resulting in overcrowded trains that claimed three ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Opposition Congress at receiving end (Himachal Pradesh Newsletter)


March 18th, 2012 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, March 18 (IANS) The opposition Congress in Himachal Pradesh is finding itself at the receiving end after the party's poor showing in the recently held assembly polls in ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

World Series Hockey: Slender win for Lions


March 7th, 2012 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 6 (IANS) Karnataka Lions, courtesy three first-half penalty corner conversions by Len Aiyappa, defeated Chandigarh Comets 3-2 for their first win in four matches of the Bridgestone World ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Houston’s daughter shattered by mom’s death


February 13th, 2012 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 13 (IANS) Whitney Houston's 18-year-old daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown has been left "shattered" by the singer's death.Houston died Saturday noon in a hotel in Beverly Hills. She ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

ATM attacks on the rise in South Africa


February 5th, 2012 - 11:00 am ICT by IANS
Cape Town, Feb 5 (IANS) Attacks on Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) have increased rapidly in South Africa over the past one year partly due to poor policing, a report said.A ... Read more...

Posted in World |

A film funded by Icelandic volcano


November 19th, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 19 (IANS) In April 2010, volcanic ash from the eruption of the hard to pronounce Icelandic volcano, Eyjafjallajokull, threw global airline traffic and business into disarray, causing billions ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Taliban claim to control Haqqani network


September 28th, 2011 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
Rome, Sep 27 (IANS/AKI) The Taliban said Tuesday they - and not Pakistan - control the Haqqani network in Afghanistan, and denied having any links with Islamabad."All military and ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

BJP’s PM wannabes more enthusiastic than party (Comment)


September 17th, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
It is understandable that the Congress' present condition of disarray will encourage its opponents to take it on in an electoral battle. But curiously, the enthusiasm is noticeable more ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Al Qaeda weakened, but likely to live on: UN official


September 9th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 9 (IANS) A decade after it launched the 9/11 attacks in the US, terror outfit Al Qaeda may be weakened, but it is still very much a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ramlila ground wears deserted look after police operation


June 5th, 2011 - 10:29 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) Hours ago Ramlila Maidan was brimming with overwhelming crowds, but the sprawling ground in the heart of the capital wore a deserted look Sunday morning ... Read more...

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Antony shies away from army chief’s age controversy


May 20th, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) The government Friday was still undecided on army chief General V.K. Singh's correct date of birth even after it got legal opinion on the raging ... Read more...

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Agricultural varsities seek better financial management


April 29th, 2011 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
Hisar (Haryana), April 29 (IANS) Seeking better financial management of agricultural universities, the annual finance conference of agricultural varsities began at the Chaudhary Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University (HAU) ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Jat agitation continues, rail traffic in UP, Haryana in disarray


March 18th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Lucknow, Mar 18 (ANI): A large number of trains between Delhi and Lucknow remained cancelled as Jats decided to continue their agitation despite talks with Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram.The ... Read more...

Posted in National |

“Shocking, unjustified anti-Americanism” not a solution to Pak’s problems: Clinton


February 19th, 2011 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 19(ANI): US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has warned that Pakistan faces a major instability and extremism threat at home if it does not implement economic reforms and curb ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Feud derailing South Africa’s World Cup hopes


January 24th, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 24 (ANI): Cricket South Africa has plunged into a new crisis with the government intervening in an effort to resolve a long-standing dispute within the cricket controlling body.South Africa's Sports ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Brother ‘raped 12-year-old sister on mum’s orders’


January 18th, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 18 (ANI): A woman has revealed that she was raped at the age of 12 by her own brother on her mother's orders.The victim now aged 26, who only ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Kingfisher cancels London-New Delhi flight


December 20th, 2010 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Bangalore, Dec 20 (IANS) Leading private carrier Kingfisher Airlines cancelled its flight Monday from London to New Delhi as the aircraft was held up in Brussels due to heavy snow."The London-New ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Australia’s lost ‘aura’ would return if Warne comes out of retirement: Flintoff


December 9th, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 9 (ANI): Former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff has said Australia is not in a position to win a Test without the help of Shane Warne, and has asked the legendary ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Assam’s Unified Command reworking strategy to counter NDFB militants


December 1st, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati (Assam), Dec.1 (ANI): The Unified Command in Assam has fine-tuned a strategy to intensify operations against militants with special attention focused on the Assam-Arunachal border from where they operate.The decision ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Asian Games hockey: Indian women’s team lose tamely to Japan (Lead)


November 24th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 24 (IANS) Indian women churned out an unispiring performance to go down 0-1 to Japan through a golden goal to finish fourth in hockey at the Asian Games here Wednesday.Both ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Botham backs England to ‘dish out an emphatic defeat’ for Australia


November 20th, 2010 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 20(ANI): Former England all-rounder Ian Botham is tipping the Andrew Strauss-led England team to score an "emphatic" first away Ashes series win in more than two decades.England has not won ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Nepal PM poll, budget in disarray once more


November 19th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Nov 19 (IANS) Nepal's direly cash-strapped caretaker government's bid to appease the opposition Maoists and pass the new budget, four months after the new financial year started, landed in ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Early parliamentary polls likely in Malaysia


November 18th, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Nov 18 (IANS) Two successive victories by the ruling alliance in by-elections have sparked speculation about Malaysia's parliamentary poll being advanced.General election tops the agenda of a series of high-level ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

England’s biggest danger in Ashes is complacency, says ex-coach Fletcher


November 18th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov. 18 (ANI): England start the Ashes series as favourites, but would have to be careful, as Australia can come out fighting when they find themselves in sticky situations, feels ex-coach ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Officer, soldiers among 11 killed in two terror attacks in Pak


October 23rd, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Oct 23 (ANI): A lieutenant-colonel, five soldiers and five civilians were killed in bomb attacks on a paramilitary convoy in Orakzai Agency as well as a mosque near Peshawar.Lt-Col Mohammad Yousaf ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

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