domination

Cuba announces steps to save agricultural cooperatives


September 12th, 2012 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
Havana, Sep 12 (IANS/EFE) The Cuban government has approved a package of measures to rescue the system of autonomously managed farming cooperatives known as UBPCs, which cultivate 28 percent of ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Myneni pockets title


July 28th, 2012 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 28 (IANS) India's Saketh Myneni, second seed, got past fourth seed Suk-Yun Jeong of Korea 6-3, 2-6, 6-4 to lift the singles title in the Indian Oil Servo ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Sammy hopes to carry winning momentum into Test series


July 24th, 2012 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
St. John's (Antigua), July 24 (IANS/CMC) West Indies captain Darren Sammy said Monday his side would be going all out to win the Test series against New Zealand, starting here ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Huge arms cache unearthed in Jammu’s Reasi


July 20th, 2012 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, July 20 (IANS) Security forces, including the army and Jammu and Kashmir Police, Friday unearthed a huge arms cache in a remote mountainous area of Reasi district in the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

India’s growth will decide future Chinese engagement: Author Martin Jacques (Interview)


July 20th, 2012 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) India's role in a future world order in which China is likely to lead from the front depends a lot on what happens on this ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

India need a whitewash of Sri Lanka to be No. 1 ODI team


July 19th, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, July 19 (IANS) India go into the five-match series in Sri Lanka with a chance to leap from their current fourth place to number one in the ICC One-day ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Black Caps say Gayle’s wicket is key to winning series


July 9th, 2012 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), July 9 (IANS/CMC) Desperate New Zealand have placed a large bounty on the head of in-form West Indies opener Chris Gayle.They believe getting the big-hitting left-hander cheaply will ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Windies gunning for whitewash, says Russell


July 6th, 2012 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), July 6 (IANS/CMC) All-rounder Andre Russell has said West Indies was eyeing a whitewash after brushing aside New Zealand by nine wickets in the opening One-Day International.Set a revised ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Ban ki-Moon urges Myanmar rebels to join peace process


May 19th, 2012 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
Yangon, May 19 (IANS) UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has urged Myanmarese rebels to end violence and join a government-led peace process.About 50,000 have been displaced in the violence in ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

India thrash Sri Lanka 11-0 in Junior Asia Cup


May 4th, 2012 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Malacca (Malaysia), May 4 (IANS) India thrashed Sri Lanka 11-0 in their opening match of the 7th Junior Men's Asia Cup Hockey Tournament here Friday.India, two time champions, scored through ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Salgaocar edge past Chirag 1-0 in I-League


April 29th, 2012 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
Margao, April 29 (IANS) Defending champions Salgaocar SC scraped past Chiag United Kerala 1-0 in the I-League at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Fatorda here Sunday.Salgaocar captain Luciano Sabrosa made ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Salgaocar scrape past Air India in I-League


March 31st, 2012 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
Margao, March 31 (IANS) Defending champions Salgaocar Sports Club relied on a solitary penalty strike from Ryuji Sueoka to scrape past Air India in a 22nd round I-League clash at ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Majority of Russians believe in Putin’s promises: Poll


March 22nd, 2012 - 4:04 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A majority of Russians consider president-elect Vladimir Putin's lavish campaign promises trustworthy and reasonable, and hope he will fulfill at least part of them, says ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Minorities education monitoring committee meets


March 5th, 2012 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) The newly-constituted committee for monitoring education access among minorities met for the first time Monday and decided to set up five panels to look into ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Women’s hockey Olympic qualifier: Canada take fifth place


February 26th, 2012 - 1:08 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) Canada beat Poland 3-0 to grab fifth position leaving their opponents without a single win in the women's hockey Olympic qualifier at the Major Dhyan ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Nobbs unimpressed with India’s 15-1 drubbing of Singapore


February 19th, 2012 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) Indian men's hockey coach Michael Nobbs was unimpressed with the team's 15-1 win over Singapore in their first match of the 2012 London Olympics qualifiers ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

BCCI rejects Woolf Report recommendations


February 13th, 2012 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 13 (IANS) The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Monday rejected the key recommendations of the Woolf Report concerning the restructuring of the International Cricket Council ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Pattaya Open: Sania out of singles, doubles hopes alive


February 10th, 2012 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Pattaya, Feb 10 (IANS) Sania Mirza's campaign in the singles of the WTA Pattaya Open tennis ended Friday with her 5-7, 3-6 quarterfinal defeat to Chinese Taipei qualifier Su-Wei Hsieh. ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Hilfenhaus to replace injured Lee in Australian ODI squad


February 6th, 2012 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Feb 6 (IANS) In-form Test bowler Ben Hilfenhaus has replaced Brett Lee in the Australia ODI squad for the ongoing cricket tri-series involving India and Sri Lanka.Lee has been ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

‘SAFF Cup for U-23 if seniors get 12 internationals’


December 12th, 2011 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) India striker Sunil Chettri said Sunday that the SAFF Cup football tournament should be made a under-23 affair only if the senior team is assured ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

‘Hollywood can’t afford animation films for kids only’


November 28th, 2011 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 28 (IANS) Hollywood, despite its burgeoning budgets, can no longer afford to make animation films exclusively for children, says Academy Award winning producer Hugh Welchman.Speaking to reporters in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Corporal punishment must be abolished: Child rights panel


October 11th, 2011 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) India's child rights panel Monday stressed the need to eliminate all forms of corporal punishment practiced in the name of disciplining a child."We need to ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Three TDP workers hacked to death in Anantapur


September 15th, 2011 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 15 (IANS) Three Telugu Desam Party (TDP) workers, all from the same family, were murdered Thursday in what appears to be another incident of factional violence in Andhra ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

CA’s contract system should be overhauled: Hohns


August 13th, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Aug 13 (IANS) Cricket Australia (CA) former chairman of selectors Trevor Hohns has joined the chorus with his successor Andrew Hilditch for restructuring the contract system to a more ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

We are under a lot of pressure: Gambhir


August 12th, 2011 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Birmingham, Aug 12 (IANS) Indian opener Gautam Gambhir has admitted that England with their superlative performance have put the visitors "under a lot of pressure" in the ongoing cricket ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Modern humans scripted Neanderthals’ disappearance


July 29th, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) What befell our Neanderthal ancestors to make them vanish after their domination of the world for 300,000 years? Modern humans, say scientists. According to Cambridge University ... Read more...

Posted in World |

WWE Smackdown: Ezekiel Jackson vs Corre


May 21st, 2011 - 2:09 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ezekiel Jackson made his way to the ring to share with the world how he plans to write a new chapter in the “book of Ezekiel”. He said ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Lillee was bit of a fairy if he got hit himself: Greig


May 18th, 2011 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 18 (IANS) A day after he called for an end to India's domination in the International Cricket Council (ICC), former England captain Tony Greig stirred another controversy by ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Saina and I have shown that Chinese can be beaten: Baun


April 30th, 2011 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) Denmark's Tine Baun and India's Saina Nehwal have shown in ample measure that the Chinese can be beaten and their domination of world badminton can ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Button confident of equaling Schumacher’s ‘three-peat’ at Albert Park


March 22nd, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 22(ANI): Reigning Australian Grand Prix champion Jenson Button has said that he is confident of equaling Michael Schumacher's record of three consecutive victories at Albert Park on Sunday.Button is looking ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Vitali Klitschko defends WBC heavyweight title in one-punch knockout


March 21st, 2011 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
Cologne (Germany), Mar 21(ANI): Ukrainian boxer Vitali Klitschko continued the Klitschko brothers' domination of the heavyweight division with a defense of the WBC title in front of 19,000 fans in Cologne, Germany.Klitschko ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

How Nicole Scherzinger was rejected for dancing toothbrush ad


March 9th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 9 (ANI): Nicole Scherzinger is better known as a Pussycat Doll, a successful solo pop star and Formula 1 ace Lewis Hamilton's stunning girlfriend.Now, she has revealed that losing out ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

De Villiers, Kallis pile agony on India in Centurion Test (Lunch report)


December 18th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Centurion, Dec 18 (IANS) AB de Villiers scored a punishing century while Jacques Kallis reached closer to his maiden double ton as South Africa extended their lead to a massive 455 runs ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Are Indians good enough to take on the world? (Asian Games Review)


November 28th, 2010 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
By Veturi Srivatsa New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) The comparison between India and China as sporting nations is inevitable after Delhi organised the Commonwealth Games and Guangzhou the Asian Games within a ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Jolie ‘against celebrating Thanksgiving’


November 25th, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 25 (ANI): Hollywood star Angelina Jolie is reportedly against celebrating Thanksgiving because she feels it's a 'story of murder'."Jolie hates this holiday and wants no part in rewriting history ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

« Previous Entries

Subscribe