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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...

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Ranji Trophy format tweaked a second time in 10 years


July 16th, 2012 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) The Indian cricket board Monday put its seal on restructuring domestic cricket as recommended by its technical committee headed by Sourav Ganguly.The Board of Control ... Read more...

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Emraan very versatile, professional: Huma Qureshi


May 26th, 2012 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 26 (IANS) Huma Qureshi is glad she has a mix of films like "Gangs Of Wasseypur" and "Ek Thi Daayan" in her kitty, and says working with a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Does membership of elite group shore up performance?


April 25th, 2012 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 25 (IANS) Does being labelled as a member of an elite group shore up your performance on tasks related to your area of expertise?Not necessarily, say researchers who ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Bhambri upsets Istomin in dead rubber


April 8th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Namangan (Uzbekistan), April 8 (IANS) India won the two dead rubbers to lose the Davis Cup Group I tie against Uzbekistan 2-3 here Sunday, when 295th ranked Yuki Bhambri ... Read more...

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Agni-V test in a fortnight: DRDO chief


March 31st, 2012 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) India will join an elite group of nations such as the US, Russia and China with inter-continental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) when it tests the over ... Read more...

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Randhawa to make 200th Asian Tour appearance at Panasonic Open


March 14th, 2012 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) Former Asian Tour number one Jyoti Randhawa of India will celebrate a milestone 200th Asian Tour appearance when he joins 25 other champions at the ... Read more...

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Terminated Kochi Tuskers seek Kerala chief minister’s help


February 2nd, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 2 (IANS) The owners of Kochi Tuskers, the terminated Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise, have sought help from Kerala chief Minister Oommen Chandy to revive the state's Twenty20 ... Read more...

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Rajasthan play Haryana and Mumbai meet TN in Ranji semis


January 5th, 2012 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu and Mumbai Thursday joined Haryana to complete the Ranji Trophy semifinals line-up after winning their respective matches on the first-innings lead.Haryana won ... Read more...

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Mumbai and Haryana make Ranji Trophy quarterfinals


December 24th, 2011 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) Mumbai and Haryana advanced to the quarterfinals of the Ranji Trophy from Elite Division with convincing victories, while Bengal missed the bus narrowly despite a ... Read more...

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First woman joins Mexican navy’s special forces


December 12th, 2011 - 11:07 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Dec 12 (IANS/EFE) Mexico's navy has accepted the first woman into the ranks of its special forces, an elite group dedicated to intelligence operations, the fight against criminal ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ranji Trophy: Mumbai begin with a big win over Railways


November 6th, 2011 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 6 (IANS) Mumbai began their Ranji Trophy season with a resoudning 10-wicket victory over Railways in the opening Elite Group match at Karnail Singh Stadium here Sunday.The ... Read more...

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Dhoni, Bindra to don olive green from Tuesday


October 31st, 2011 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Olympic gold medallist shooter Abhinav Bindra will officially don the olive green uniform and be conferred the ... Read more...

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Korean star Choi envisions bright future for Asian golf


October 13th, 2011 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Oct 13 (IANS) Korean star golfer K.J. Choi has predicted that Asians will start to dominate the World Rankings within the next 10 years, thanks to the continued ... Read more...

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I pushed Nishikori to step-up his game: Vardhan


September 18th, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Sep 18 (IANS) Davis Cup debutant Vishnu Vardhan felt he played some of his best tennis against World No.55 Kei Nishikori and forced the Japan's top player to ... Read more...

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Ambrose, Davidson and Clark inducted in ICC Hall of Fame


September 12th, 2011 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Sep 12 (IANS) Fast bowlers Alan Davidson and Curtly Ambrose along with former Australian skipper of women's team Belinda Clark were Monday inducted into the International Cricket Council's (ICC) ... Read more...

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Bedi wants to get Jammu and Kashmir closer through cricket


July 18th, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi says apart from motivating cricketers in the state of Jammu and Kashmir, he would like to see the two ... Read more...

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Hockey national could go the Ranji Trophy way


June 15th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 15 (IANS) Hockey India will go the Indian cricket board's way and if its affiliates fall in line the next national championship will be played in two ... Read more...

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Dog walking ‘one of UK’s fastest-growing job’


April 10th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 10 (ANI): Professional dog walking has become one of the fastest growing jobs in the UK.There are about 10,000 registered dog walkers who claim to provide scrupulous care for ... Read more...

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‘Call of Duty: Black Ops’ is best selling video game ever


March 16th, 2011 - 6:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 16 (ANI): First-person shooter video game 'Call of Duty: Black Ops' has set a new record by becoming the best selling video game in history.According to market research firm NPD, ... Read more...

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After Paris decades, S.H. Raza wants to assimilate with India (Interview - with image)


January 20th, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) One of India's oldest and best-known contemporary artists, S.H. Raza, at 88, has just begun work on a new series of art to mark his ... Read more...

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Ranji Trophy: Tamil Nadu left in lurch as play washed out


December 17th, 2010 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 17 (IANS) Tamil Nadu were again left in the lurch after the third day's play in their Ranji Trophy Elite Group A cricket match against Gujarat was abandoned due to ... Read more...

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Ranji Trophy: Tamil Nadu in position of strength


December 16th, 2010 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 16 (IANS) Tamil Nadu took command against Gujarat and were within sight of taking a first innings lead at the end of the second day's play in their final round ... Read more...

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Gujarat kept on a leash by Tamil Nadu


December 15th, 2010 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 15 (IANS) Tamil Nadu, seeking a spot in the quarter-finals, took a grip on their concluding Ranji Trophy Elite Group A fixture as they pegged Gujarat down to 69 ... Read more...

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National Volleyball: Easy win for Railways


December 13th, 2010 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 13 (IANS) Reigning women's champions Indian Railways warmed up nicely for the battles ahead with a comfortable 3-0 win against Andhra Pradesh in the Velammal Silver Jubilee 54th Senior National ... Read more...

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Ranji Trophy: Tamil Nadu-Mumbai tie ends in a draw


December 11th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 11 (IANS) Tamil Nadu picked up three points for their 109-run first innings lead against Mumbai as the rain-affected Ranji Trophy Elite Group A match ended in a draw here ... Read more...

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Ranji Trophy: Jaffer props up Mumbai innings


December 9th, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 9 (IANS) An unbeaten 66 by Wasim Jaffer held the Mumbai innings together as the visitors made 180 for four on a truncated second day against Tamil Nadu in the ... Read more...

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Mumbai-TN Ranji tie: Opening day washed out


December 8th, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 8 (IANS) There was no play on the first day of the Ranji Trophy Elite Group A match between Mumbai and Tamil Nadu Wednesday due to wet ground conditions.The city ... Read more...

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After France and US, Germany pitches for India’s entry into NSG


December 6th, 2010 - 10:45 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorNew Delhi, Dec. 6 (ANI): On the eve of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit to Germany, Berlin has come out in open support for India's entry into the Nuclear ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu draw Bengal in Ranji Trophy


December 4th, 2010 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 4 (IANS) Tamil Nadu and Bengal picked up a point apiece after the Ranji Trophy Elite Group A match ended in a draw here Saturday.Only 43 overs were bowled over ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu, Railways Ranji Trophy match ends in a draw


November 27th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 27 (IANS) With the rains interrupting play, Tamil Nadu and Railways picked up a point apiece from their drawn Ranji Trophy Elite Group A match here Saturday.Replying to Tamil Nadu's ... Read more...

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Steady reply by Railways in Ranji Trophy


November 26th, 2010 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 26 (IANS) As expected, with weather affecting the proceedings, it has boiled down to a battle for the first innings lead as Tamil Nadu declared at 335 for four and ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu’s Mukund, Badrinath hit centuries against Railways


November 25th, 2010 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 25 (IANS) Tamil Nadu overcame a bad start and, courtesy unbeaten centuries by Abhinav Mukund and Subramaniam Badrinath, ended a truncated second day on 244 for two in the Ranji ... Read more...

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Ranji Trophy: Tamil Nadu 26/1 on truncated day


November 24th, 2010 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 24 (IANS) Tamil Nadu were 26 for one against Railways in the eight overs that were possible due to rain and wet ground conditions on the opening day of the ... Read more...

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Ranji Trophy: Delhi pick up three points


November 13th, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 13 (IANS) Delhi salvaged three valuable points from their drawn match with Tamil Nadu in the Ranji Trophy Elite Group A here Saturday despite the heroics of off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin ... Read more...

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