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Declining mobile subscriptions show uncertainty in telecom industry: COAI


September 9th, 2012 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) The decline in the number of mobile subscribers depicts the uncertainty the telecom market is witnessing right now and calls for a concrete policy by ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Emraan Hashmi done with sequels


September 5th, 2012 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 5 (IANS) After being part of sequels like "Raaz", "Jannat" and "Murder", actor Emraan Hashmi seems to have had enough of it and says he will be ... Read more...

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Emraan’s ‘Raaz 3′, TDP characters are poles apart


September 2nd, 2012 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 2 (IANS) After playing a director in "The Dirty Picture" (TDP), Emraan Hashmi may be seen as a filmmaker again in "Raaz 3", but says this time ... Read more...

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Superstars are remembered only when they die: Bipasha Basu (Interview)


August 24th, 2012 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) After being in the industry for more than a decade, Bipasha Basu says an actor's life is a sad one. She says even superstars ... Read more...

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U-19 World Cup: India set up title clash with Australia (Lead)


August 23rd, 2012 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Townsville (Australia), Aug 23 (IANS) In-form opener Prashant Chopra and Baba Aparajith helped India chalk out a nine-run win over New Zealand here Thursday and enter the Under-19 Cricket World ... Read more...

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Study reveals that recession is to be blamed for 1,000 suicides in UK


August 16th, 2012 - 8:12 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Suicides are very delicate cases that need to be handled with care. When you know a person who wants to commit suicide you need to have knowledgeable ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Athletes can hold heads high: Bermuda’s chef de mission


August 11th, 2012 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS/CMC) Although they did not win any medals, Bermuda's eight athletes can return home proud of their performance at London 2012, according to the island's chef de mission ... Read more...

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Where do we go from here, asks Nobbs


August 6th, 2012 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS) India's chief hockey coach Michael Nobbs has said he was deeply hurt with the performance of the eight-time Olympic champions in the 2012 London Games and ... Read more...

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Olympic badminton: World No.1 Wang Yihan too good for Saina (Lead)


August 3rd, 2012 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS) Saina Nehwal's dream of an Olympic gold was shattered Friday when she lost to a superior Wang Yihan of China in the women's singles semifinals. The ... Read more...

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‘Raaz 3′ shows actors’ struggle in life


August 1st, 2012 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 1 (IANS) Actress Bipasha Basu says that she agreed to work in Vikram Bhatt's "Raaz 3" because she wanted to show how actors' struggle in real life ... Read more...

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‘Heroine’ trailer crosses 2 mn hits on YouTube (Movie Snippets)


August 1st, 2012 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) Kareena Kapoor's spicy avatar in the first trailer of "Heroine" has grabbed over two million eyeballs since its launch on YouTube.The trailer was launched ... Read more...

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BJP slams government over economic situation (Lead)


June 12th, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday slammed the Congress-led government charging it with "policy paralysis" for the downturn in the economic situation, a day ... Read more...

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BJP slams government over economic situation (Lead)


June 12th, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday slammed the Congress-led government charging it with "policy paralysis" for the downturn in the economic situation, a day ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Kolkata Port profits up 29 percent, cargo handling down


June 12th, 2012 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 12 (IANS) The Kolkata Port Trust (KoPT) Tuesday declared its net profit for the last fiscal at Rs.90 crore -- a jump of 28.57 percent over the Rs.70 ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

No grace in dance today: Saroj Khan


June 1st, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 1 (IANS) When most of filmdom is raving about positive changes in Indian cinema, choreographer Saroj Khan begs to differ and rues that the quality of dance has ... Read more...

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Services face Kerala in Santosh Trophy semis


May 24th, 2012 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Cuttack, May 24 (IANS) Services and Kerala will square off in the semi-final of the National Football Championship for the Santosh Trophy at the Barabati Stadium here Friday.With tournament favourites ... Read more...

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We have failed to execute our plans: Lehmann


May 14th, 2012 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Deccan Chargers coach Darren Lehmann admitted Monday that failure to execute plans led to the downfall of the 2009 champions in the fifth season ... Read more...

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South Afroca have to galvanise themselves as a team: Ntini


May 11th, 2012 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, May 11 (IANS) Former South African Test fast bowler Makhaya Ntini has said the Proteas will need to galvanise their team culture before they are able to dominate Test ... Read more...

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Knight Riders still have a long way to go: Gambhir


May 8th, 2012 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) As Kolkata Knight Riders climbed the leaderboard, skipper Gautam Gambhir said the team still has a long way to go in the tournament and ... Read more...

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Focus is on maintaining top spot: Jayawardene


May 6th, 2012 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) Delhi Daredevils vice captain Mahela Jayawardene said Sunday that they were not taking anything for granted and their aim was to maintain their top ... Read more...

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Hero Motocorp’s scrip down 7 percent


May 3rd, 2012 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 3 (IANS) An expected slowdown in the automobile industry coupled with increased competition dampened investor sentiments on Hero MotoCorp's scrip, which fell by 6.99 percent in Thursday's ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Ego is Simon Cowell’s biggest downfall


March 21st, 2012 - 8:09 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 21 (IANS) Singer Simon Cowell, who lost all his money in the late 1980s and ended up living at home with his mother, admits that his ego ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Meagre increase in India’s space budget


March 16th, 2012 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) India's space budget saw a minuscule increase of over one percent this year compared to the last year with a decrease in allocations in the ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Sania-Vesnina advance to finals in Dubai


February 25th, 2012 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Feb 25 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza and her Russian partner Elena Vesnina edged out Shuai Peng of China and Chinese Taipei's Su-Wei Hsieh to book a place in the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Naomi Watts to play Princess Diana


February 10th, 2012 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 10 (IANS) Actress Naomi Watts has been roped in to play the role of Princess Diana in "Caught In Flight" and she says that it is an ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Nadal overpowers Federer to reach Australian Open final


January 26th, 2012 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 26 (IANS) World No. 2 Rafael Nadal overcame his greatest rival Roger Federer 6-7, 6-2, 7-6, 6-4 Thursday to reach his second Australian Open final here Thursday.Belarusian ... Read more...

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We don’t doctor pitches: Clarke


January 23rd, 2012 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Adelaide, Jan 23 (IANS) Australia captain Michael Clarke Monday rubbished allegations by Indian batsman Gautam Gambhir that the hosts doctored cricket pitches to ensure the tourists' downfall."The pitches have ... Read more...

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Rajasthan set to win second consecutive Ranji Trophy title


January 22nd, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 22 (IANS) Rajasthan have all but won the Ranji Trophy for the second season running as they took a match-winning first innings lead of 326 after dismissing Tamil ... Read more...

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Sydney Sixers win Big Bash thriller


December 27th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 27 (IANS) Sydney Sixers registered their second victory in the Twenty20 Big Bash League here Tuesday after a thrilling two-run win over Melbourne Stars.Stars' number ten batsman Clint ... Read more...

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Britons fear downfall in their kids’ living standards


December 5th, 2011 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 5 (IANS) About two-thirds of Britons are worried that the present generation of children will have a low living standard than their parents cherished, a study has found.The ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

What Tendulkar’s wicket means to bowlers and captains


November 25th, 2011 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 25 (IANS) Carlton Baugh had a wry, suggestive smile when he dropped Sachin Tendulkar off Devendra Bishoo on the third afternoon of the third cricket Test here. ... Read more...

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Dominica’s football chief to appeal against FIFA ban


November 21st, 2011 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
Roseau (Dominica), Nov 21 (IANS/CMC) Former president of the Dominica Football Association (DFA), Patrick John, has indicated that he is in the process of appealing against the FIFA decision to ban ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

PIA staffers to stage nationwide protests


November 11th, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 11 (IANS) Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) employees have decided to stage nationwide protests for an indefinite period against the deteriorating condition of the national flag carrier, Dawn newspaper ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Today is the death anniversary of Harry Potter’s parents


October 31st, 2011 - 11:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Oct 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Fans around the world are commemorating the 30th anniversary of the death of the parents of Harry Potter. On Monday the topic “RIP Lily and James Potter” ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Strauss concerned with the future of Tests


October 18th, 2011 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 18 (IANS) England Test captain Andrew Strauss fears that Test cricket might be killed due to an overdose of ODIs and Twenty20s.Strauss, who led England to the No.1 ... Read more...

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