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Dwyer and Sardar will be face of Hockey India League

September 18th, 2012 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) Australia captain Jamie Dwyer and India star centre-half Sardar Singh were Tuesday unveiled as the brand ambassadors of the Hockey India League that is scheduled ... Read more...

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90 Indian players sign up for Hockey India league

September 12th, 2012 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Indian hockey's best 90 players have signed up for the Hockey India (HI) League players' auction to be held next month in the run up ... Read more...

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Prince Harry to keep romance private

April 23rd, 2012 - 8:15 am ICT by IANS
London, April 23 (IANS) British royal Prince Harry wants to keep his relationship with pop star Mollie King out of the public eye so the pressure of public scrutiny doesn't ... Read more...

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Australian Open: Nishikori eliminates Tsonga, Makarova stuns Serena

January 23rd, 2012 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Melboune, Jan 23 (IANS) Kei Nishikori eliminated sixth-seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France Monday to advance into the quarterfinals of the Australian Open on Monday, becoming the first Japanese to ... Read more...

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US sees India, China in constructive role in Afghanistan

November 1st, 2011 - 11:12 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 1 (IANS) As the United States begins to draw down from Afghanistan, it expects both India and China to play constructive roles in the region, according to ... Read more...

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‘Senorita’ girl visits Delhi

October 20th, 2011 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS/EFE) Maria del Mar Fernandez, the Spanish voice behind the Bollywood hit song "Senorita", is experiencing first-hand India's passion for the single during her visit to ... Read more...

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Poll rout not to alter India-US ties: Obama (Lead)

November 7th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 7 (IANS) Looking for mid-term adjustments for his government in the wake of an electoral debacle back home, President Barack Obama Sunday ruled out any change in the "fundamental ... Read more...

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US seeking to reclaim image through flood-relief aid in Pakistan: Holbrooke

August 15th, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 15(ANI): US Special Envoy to Afghanistan and Pakistan, Richard C. Holbrooke, has admitted that the Obama administration is seeking to use the continuous aid package for flood-stricken Pakistan to ... Read more...

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Local court summons Shoaib Malik

April 26th, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, April 26 (IANS) A local court here Monday summoned former Pakistan captain Shoaib Malik for selling invitational cards of his wedding reception. Shoaib, who married Indian tennis star Sania Mirza earlier ... Read more...

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Anlaysis blasts Obama for trickery on US troop deployment in Afghanistan

December 2nd, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec.2 (ANI): Former US President George W. Bush can no longer be held responsible for the bloody war in Afghanistan, for his successor --President Obama has decided to take that ... Read more...

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Martin Bashir’s TV documentary ‘Living With Michael Jackson’ to be re-screened

July 2nd, 2009 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 2 (AN): TV documentary 'Living With Michael Jackson', which sparked concern about the late King of Pop's relationships with children, is set to be re-screened.The programme adversely affected ... Read more...

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Copycats hurrying to knock off Michelle Obama’’s inaugural gown

January 23rd, 2009 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 23 (ANI): Its been two days since Michelle Obama wowed the world as US First Lady in her white gown at the inauguration ball, and fashion copycats are ... Read more...

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The war is not over, but Palin declares US victory in Iraq

September 26th, 2008 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept.26 (ANI): The war in Iraq is far from over, but Alaska Governor and Republican vice-presidential nominee Sarah Palin seems convinced that the United States has achieved "victory" in ... Read more...

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EPL can feature Tendulkar, Dhoni and Ponting

July 17th, 2008 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 17 (ANI): The English Premier League will feature the worlds best cricketers and a dash of showbiz glamour.The new EPL, which begins in June 2010, will be played ... Read more...

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Kidman rejects multi-million dollar baby photos deal

July 14th, 2008 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 14 (ANI): Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban have reportedly rejected deals worth millions of dollars by magazines eager to publish the first pictures of their newborn daughter Sunday Rose.According ... Read more...

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Ponting worried by IPL’s success

June 20th, 2008 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 20 (IANS) Australian captain Picky Ponting is worried by the immense popularity of the Indian Premier League (IPL) and feels that cricket administrators have to manage the rapid growth of ... Read more...

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J K Rowling pens Harry Potter prequel for charity

May 29th, 2008 - 1:32 pm ICT by admin
London, May 29 (ANI): British author J K Rowling has written an 800-word prequel to the Harry Potter series for charity.The book, which was written almost a year after the seventh ... Read more...

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Hollywood, Bollywood seek to stamp out piracy together

April 17th, 2008 - 1:04 pm ICT by admin
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 17 (IANS) The American entertainment industry wants to join hands with India to eliminate counterfeiting and piracy that costs Bollywood an estimated loss of $4 billion and 800,000 ... Read more...

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Ancient tombs unearthed in China believed to be countrys largest

March 23rd, 2008 - 5:03 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 23 (ANI): Archaeologists have unearthed 604 tombs belonging to Qin Dynasty in Qujia Village, near Xian in China, which are believed to be the largest discovered in the ... Read more...

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