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Kiwis pin down India at lunch with double strike


September 3rd, 2012 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 3 (IANS) New Zealand struck a double blow, dismissing openers Virender Sehwag and Gautam Gambhir early in the Indian second innings on the fourth day of the ... Read more...

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CPI-M legislator remanded in custody in murder case (Lead)


August 13th, 2012 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kannur/Kochi, Aug 13 (IANS) CPI-M legislator T.V.Rajesh, an accused in the murder of a Muslim League activist, was Monday remanded in judicial custody till Aug 27 after the Kerala High ... Read more...

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Bail denied to Kerala CPI-M leaders in murder case


August 13th, 2012 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Aug 13 (IANS) The Kerala High Court Monday struck a double blow to the CPI-M by dismissing bail pleas of party legislator T.V. Rajesh and jailed Kannur district party ... Read more...

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Bolt injury free, ready to defend titles, says manager


July 25th, 2012 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), July 25 (IANS/CMC) Triple Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt is injury free and ready to defend his titles at the 30th Olympiad starting in London Friday, his long ... Read more...

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Double blow for IPL; player arrested, SRK banned from Wankhede (Intro Roundup)


May 18th, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, May 18 (IANS) The lucrative Indian Premier League (IPL) was hit by a double blow Friday with an Australian player being arrested for assault and Bollywood star ... Read more...

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Super Kings edge past Deccan Chargers (Lead)


May 5th, 2012 - 1:14 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 4 (IANS) Champions Chennai Super Kings, after suffering two consecutive defeats, bounced back to beat cellar dwellers Deccan Chargers by 10 runs to move up to fourth ... Read more...

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Double blow for BCCI, Sahara walks out of sponsorship deal, Pune Warriors (Roundup)


February 4th, 2012 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore/Mumbai, Feb 4 (IANS) Indian cricket suffered a twin blow Saturday when Sahara India snapped its multi-million-dollar sponsorship deal with the country's apex body of the sport and also pulled ... Read more...

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SAFF Cup: Afghan coach accuses Singapore referee of bias


December 11th, 2011 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) Afghan football coach Mohammad Yusuf Kargar Sunday accused Singapore referee Sukhbir Singh of being biased towards India, who won 4-0 in the SAFF Cup football ... Read more...

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What the soul tells the capitalist (IANS Book Review)


November 18th, 2011 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
Book: "A Saint in the Board Room"; Authors: R. Durgadoss and B. Yerram Raju; Publisher: Konark Publishers; Pages: 382; Price: Rs.295This is a book unlike any other, a fictional cocktail of ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu hikes bus fares, milk prices


November 17th, 2011 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 17 (IANS) In a double blow to the residents of Tamil Nadu already reeling under double-digit inflation, Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Thursday announced a steep hike in bus ... Read more...

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Fresh petrol price hike of Rs.1.80 per litre


November 3rd, 2011 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 3 (IANS) Oil marketing companies Thursday raised petrol prices by Rs.1.80 per litre effective from midnight, just over a month and a half since the last ... Read more...

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New Zealand win Rugby World Cup after 24 years


October 23rd, 2011 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Auckland, Oct 23 (IANS) New Zealand's All Blacks pulled off a historic 8-7 victory over France Sunday to take the Rugby World Cup for the first time in 24 years.For ... Read more...

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Double whammy for Karnataka BJP, from Advani and RSS (Lead)


October 22nd, 2011 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 22 (IANS) Mired in scandals, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party in Karnataka Saturday suffered a double blow -- from senior party leader L.K. Advani and the party's ... Read more...

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Double blow for Yeddyurappa: Faces illegal mining charge, court case (Roundup)


July 21st, 2011 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 21 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Thursday suffered a double blow. The state Lokayukta blamed him and four of his ministers for illegal mining that has ... Read more...

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Super Kings continue unbeaten run at home (Lead)


May 4th, 2011 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 4 (IANS) The Chennai Super Kings roared to their fourth consecutive win and their sixth in the Indian Premier League by drubbing an errant Rajasthan Royals by eight ... Read more...

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Bin-Laden’s death comes as “double blow” to already ‘wounded’ al-Qaeda: Experts


May 3rd, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 3 (ANI): The death of Osama bin-Laden had has come as a severe blow to the al-Qaeda, leaving it "wounded" and disorganised, experts have claimed."It's not the death knell ... Read more...

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IPL: Delhi Daredevils beat Kochi Tuskers Kerala by 38 runs


April 30th, 2011 - 9:41 pm ICT by ANI
Kochi, Apr 30(ANI): Delhi Daredevils on Saturday defeated Kochi Tuskers Kerala by 38 runs in their Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter at Kochi's Nehru Stadium.Delhi won the toss and elected ... Read more...

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Protests planned in US against Dhaka’s war crimes trial


January 2nd, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Jan 2 (IANS) The Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami plans to stage protests in the US, Britain and some Middle East nations against the impending trial of its top brass accused of war ... Read more...

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CWG nips Himachal florists’ fortunes in bud


October 23rd, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Shimla, Oct 23 (IANS) The flower business in Himachal Pradesh is bouncing back with the onset of the festive and marriage season after the Commonwealth Games disaster as florists failed ... Read more...

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Fishermen demand compensation for oil spill losses


August 9th, 2010 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 9 (IANS) The 800,000-strong fishing community in Maharashtra Monday demanded compensation for what they claimed were huge losses to their trade following the oil spill outside Mumbai. The state government and ... Read more...

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Tait’s blitz flattens England as Australia register 42 run win in last ODI


July 4th, 2010 - 12:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 45 (ANI): Riding on Shaun Tait's 'lighting fast' spell, Australia defeated England by 42 runs in the fifth and last one-day international at Lord's here thus reducing the hosts' ... Read more...

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Ali Asgar’s IPL dream shattered


April 26th, 2010 - 8:24 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 26, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):All routes will lead to the DY.Patil Stadium on April 25. After all, it's the clash of the titans. Sachin Tendulkar's Mumbai Indians take on MS.Dhoni's Chennai ... Read more...

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Pak suffer double blow as Gul, Arafat ruled out of Twenty20 World Cup


April 19th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Apr 19(ANI): Defending Twenty20 World Cup champions Pakistan have suffered a major blow, as fast bowler Umar Gul and all-rounder Yasir Arafat have been ruled out of the Twenty20 World Cup ... Read more...

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Super Kings restricted to 112 by Daredervils


April 15th, 2010 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 15 (IANS) The Delhi Daredevils came up with a brilliant bowling performance to restrict Chennai Super Kings to 112 for nine in their 20 overs in a crucial IPL ... Read more...

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ULFA a spent force, cannot regroup, says army


March 17th, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Tezpur (Assam), March 17 (IANS) A top Indian army commander Wednesday said the outlawed United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) in Assam is a spent force and has lost its sting following ... Read more...

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Lampard backs Terry to lift FA Cup and end continuous jeering


March 9th, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 9 (ANI): England's ace midfielder Frank Lampard has backed Chelsea captain John Terry to lift the Football Association Cup this season and end the abuse from rival fans.Terry has ... Read more...

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Funk Mastermind George Clinton’s Son Dead


February 10th, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Feb 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) George Clinton Junior expired due to liver disease recently, at the age of 50. He was the son of famous P-funk mastermind George Clinton and is ... Read more...

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Chautala trio in, Haryana Congress still short of majority


January 25th, 2010 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Chandigarh, Jan 25 (IANS) It will be a rare sight in Indian politics when a father and his two sons sit side by side in the same state assembly. ... Read more...

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Princess Di’s butler fails to find buyers for UK house and shop


December 7th, 2009 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 7 (ANI): Princess Diana's infamous butler Paul Burrell is facing a double blow as he cannot fund any buyers for his house as well as the flower shop next ... Read more...

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A year after 26/11, their wounds are still fresh


November 26th, 2009 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
By Mohammed Shafeeq Hyderabad, Nov 26 (IANS) A year after 26/11, the wounds of three families of Andhra Pradesh who lost their loved ones in the terrorist attacks in Mumbai are still fresh.The ... Read more...

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Bangalore’s sex workers fight stigma of HIV/AIDS


November 17th, 2009 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 17 (IANS) They all have a common story to narrate - stigma and discrimination by the society because of their profession and the disease with which they are infected. Tales of ... Read more...

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Gazza’s ‘I’m a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here!’ dreams lie in ruins


September 24th, 2009 - 3:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 24(ANI): Former England footballer Paul Gascoigne could lose out on a place in the popular TV show 'I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here!' after failing a psychology test.According ... Read more...

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Modi bans Jaswant’s book on Jinnah


August 20th, 2009 - 1:47 pm ICT by IBNS
Ahmedabad, Aug 20 (IBNS) After being expelled from Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), senior politician Jaswant Singh faced a double blow Thursday when Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi banned his controversial book titled ... Read more...

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Call for International Action to Combat Epidemic of Non-communicable Diseases


May 19th, 2009 - 5:25 pm ICT by admin
By Bobby RamakantThe International Diabetes Federation (IDF), International Union Against Cancer (UICC) and World Heart Federation (WHF) issued a joint statement on 19 May 2009 that calls on the international community to ... Read more...

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Chargers thrash Royals by 53 runs, move to third spot (Lead)


May 12th, 2009 - 1:35 am ICT by IANS
Kimberley, May 12 (IANS) Deccan Chargers took a step closer to the semifinals of the Indian Premier League (IPL) Monday with a comprehensive 53-run victory over reigning champions Rajasthan Royals here Monday. Chasing ... Read more...

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