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Nehru Cup: Maldives impress against Nepal


August 23rd, 2012 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) The Maldives continued their dominance over Nepal and gave a good account of themselves with a 2-1 win over their South Asian rivals in the ... Read more...

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‘Satyamev Jayate’ season 2 in pipeline


July 1st, 2012 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 1 (IANS) Aamir Khan's television show "Satyamev Jayate" has struck the right chord with the viewers and the film star says that he may come up with ... Read more...

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Don’t underestimate talent in India: Animator Arjun Rihan (With Image)


June 23rd, 2012 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) Indian animator Arjun Rihan had a fulfilling experience while working on his first international project, Disney-Pixar's just released 3D animation film "Brave". But he says ... Read more...

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Bolt wins but disappointed by time


May 26th, 2012 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Ostrava (Czech Republic), May 26 (IANS/CMC) World sprint star Usain Bolt remained unbeaten this season with a win here but was left lamenting his sluggish time after labouring to dismiss a ... Read more...

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Brazil lags 95 percent in 2014 Football World Cup work


May 24th, 2012 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, May 24 (IANS) A Brazilian government report has revealed just five percent of the country's 2014 Football World Cup projects have been completed, implying nearly 95 percent ... Read more...

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Centre fails to convince dissenting CMs on NCTC (Intro Roundup)


May 5th, 2012 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) The central government Saturday failed to convince dissenting chief ministers, including some of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA), on its proposed anti-terror hub despite ... Read more...

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Kerala health firm’s vaccine project mentioned in budget


March 16th, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, March 16 (IANS) The much-awaited Rs.594 crore Integrated Vaccine Complex (IVC) being implemented by Thiruvananthapuram-headquartered HLL Life Care Ltd got a shot in the arm Friday with Finance ... Read more...

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‘DAM 999′ director unfazed about missing Oscar nomination


January 24th, 2012 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 24 (IANS) Marine engineer turned film director Sohan Roy, whose "DAM 999" failed to secure a nomination for the 84th Academy Awards, is unfazed about missing out and ... Read more...

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Win against Maldives was tough: Nabi


December 9th, 2011 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) India defender Syed Rahim Nabi said the 3-1 win over Maldives in the SAFF Cup semifinal here Friday might look easy but it was indeed ... Read more...

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Brazil to invest $17 bn in urban transport projects


October 18th, 2011 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Oct 18 (IANS/EFE) President Dilma Rousseff has said that her administration plans to invest 30 billion reais ($17 billion) in urban transportation projects across Brazil.The plan envisions ... Read more...

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Super Kings unfazed: Fleming


September 27th, 2011 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 27 (IANS) Call it champion talk or whatever, but Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming asserted that no panic button was pressed and the team was looking to ... Read more...

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We’ll look to restrict Cobras in Powerplay: Badrinath


September 26th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 26 (IANS) Perhaps, the law of averages caught up with Chennai Super Kings, who lost their first game after eight consecutive wins at home Saturday night when they ... Read more...

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Surprise call for Mathurin in West Indies squad


September 19th, 2011 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados) Sep 19 (IANS/CMC) Garey Mathurin gained an unexpected, last-minute call in the West Indies squad for two Twenty20 Internationals in England next weekend.The 27-year-old left-arm spinner replaced off-spinner Ashley ... Read more...

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Court pulls up DDA over delay in allotting plots (Lead)


August 17th, 2011 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday pulled up the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) for an over 30-year delay in allotting plots to around 25,000 applicants in ... Read more...

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German firm to support Maharashtra photovoltaic project


June 17th, 2011 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 17 (IANS) TÜV SÜD, a German multinational, will provide quality assurance services during the realisation of Maharashtra government's a major photovoltaic (PV) power project in Dhule district, an ... Read more...

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Kochi Metro project to go ahead: Chandy


June 6th, 2011 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 6 (IANS) The much-awaited but long-delayed Rs.3,048 crore (Rs.30.48 billion) Kochi Metro Rail (KMR) project, which is expected to solve the vexed traffic problems in Kerala's commercial capital, ... Read more...

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Badrinath, Rohit set up win us, says Raina


June 5th, 2011 - 1:19 am ICT by IANS
Port of Spain, June 4 (IANS) India's stand-in captain Suresh Raina lauded Subramaniam Badrinath and Rohit Sharma for the team's 16-run win over the West Indies in the one-off Twenty20 ... Read more...

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Bangalore buzz: Bounty for 16 rebel law makers’ support?


May 14th, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 14 (IANS) A day after the apex court restored the membership to 16 rebel Karnataka lawmakers, the dominant topic of discussion in political circles here was what ... Read more...

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Big B’s look in ‘Bbuddah’ yet to be finalised


March 12th, 2011 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 12 (IANS) Amitabh Bachchan's much-discussed look with tinted and dyed hair in "Bbuddah" is yet to be finalised, thanks to Prakash Jha's "Aarakshan" which the megastar is ... Read more...

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Time to go back to the drawing board: Dutch captain


February 28th, 2011 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
By Bharat Sharma New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) Dutch captain Peter Borren called for a review of strategy after his team suffered a 215-run defeat against the West Indies in a World Cup ... Read more...

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Over 14,000 British policemen may lose jobs


January 11th, 2011 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 11 (IANS) Over 14,000 policemen may lose their jobs due to budget cuts in Britain, a media report said Tuesday.Most of these jobs are in England and Wales, the ... Read more...

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Warne asks Oz selectors to consider Beer for Perth Test


December 8th, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 8 (ANI): Australian cricket legend Shane Warne has asked the selectors to consider the local knowledge of West Australian left-arm spinner Michael Beer for the critical third Ashes Test in ... Read more...

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Chastening reality pushes Oz selectors back to the drawing board


November 30th, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Nov.30 (ANI): With the first Ashes Test held here drawn, and England seemingly coming out on top during the encounter in all departments of the game, the Australian selectors have been ... Read more...

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Brett Lee hopes for a World Cup comeback


October 31st, 2010 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Oct 31 (IANS) Constant run with injuries forced Brett Lee to retire from Test cricket but the Aussie speedster is still determined to make a comeback in the limited overs format ... Read more...

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At-home tests not best to assess infertility: Study


October 27th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 27 (ANI): A new study has suggested that method used to assess infertility in at-home tests might not be the best for identifying which women will have trouble getting pregnant.The ... Read more...

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CA’s split innings one-day format will be bit weird to start off with: Hopes


October 2nd, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 2(ANI): Cricket Australia's new domestic one-day format which kicks off next week, is likely to be "bit weird" to start off with, Queensland captain James Hopes has said.In a bid ... Read more...

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Zakk’s Back With Black Label Society


August 11th, 2010 - 9:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 11, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): In news, that should shake up the whole heavy metal community, guitar virtuoso and one time Ozzy main-man, Zakk Wylde is back with his own Black ... Read more...

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Brit Indian architect told to take Olympic tower back to drawing board


August 11th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.11 (ANI): Britain's Commission for Architecture and the Built Environment (CABE) has asked Indian-origin architect Anil Kapoor to take his proposed "Arcelor-Mittal Orbit" back to the drawing board.The 114-meter-tall tower, which ... Read more...

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Pak will bounce back against England in Edgbaston Test: Salman Butt


August 2nd, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 2(ANI): Pakistan skipper Salman Butt is confident that his team will learn from their mistakes made in Trent Bridge Test against England to bounce back in the second Test match, ... Read more...

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India’s Adani eyes Australia’s coal reserves


August 2nd, 2010 - 8:41 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 2 (DPA) India's Adani Group Ltd is set to announce it has bought a coal tenement in Queensland's Galilee Basis from Australia's Linc Energy Ltd, news reports said Monday.The deal ... Read more...

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Same types of cell respond differently to stimulus


June 28th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 28 (ANI): A recent study has revealed that all cells do not respond similarly to stimulus, as was previously thought.With the help of a new technology that allows scientists to ... Read more...

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Labour, Liberal Democrats work feverishly to seal deal (Lead)


May 11th, 2010 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 11 (IANS) Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg vowed Tuesday to act quickly after Labour leader and Prime Minister Gordon Brown's dramatic decision to step down brought them back to ... Read more...

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Series win highlights widening gap between Aussies, others: Roebuck


March 31st, 2010 - 9:32 am ICT by ANI
Sydney, Mar.31 (ANI): Australia's emphatic two-nil series win over New Zealand further highlights the widening gap not only between these two sides, but also between Australia and the other cricketing nations in ... Read more...

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5,000-km range Agni-V to be tested in a year: DRDO


February 10th, 2010 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) With Agni-III all set for induction after three successful trials, India is gearing up to test its 5,000-km range Agni-V ballistic missile in a year's time, a ... Read more...

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UK astronaut five others prepare for Nasa space launch


February 7th, 2010 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
Miami (US), Feb.7 (ANI): British astronaut Nicholas Patrick and five colleagues are preparing to launch themselves into space today with the help of NASA.They will travel in the Space Shuttle Endeavour, ... Read more...

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