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Leverkusen held to goalless draw by Kharkiv


September 21st, 2012 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Sep 21 (IANS) Leverkusen and Metalist Kharkiv started with one point in their UEFA Europa League adventure following a goalless draw in Group K at BayArena.Metalist Kharkiv suffered two ... Read more...

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Google India launches premeir SME partner programme


September 5th, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) Google India Wednesday launched a small and medium enterprise (SME) partner programme to maximize its reach to small businesses across the country and provide them ... Read more...

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WSH: Cheetahs win to remain on course


March 29th, 2012 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 28 (IANS) Chennai Cheetahs came up with a late surge to turn back a 1-3 deficit and score a 6-4 win against Delhi Wizards here Wednesday to remain ... Read more...

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G20 business leaders urge stable regulatory framework


November 3rd, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Cannes, Nov 3 (IANS) As G20 leaders struggled to find ways to resolve the Eurozone crisis, business leaders of these developed and developing economies, led by India ... Read more...

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If I committed crime, so did Tatas and Radia, says Chandolia (Lead)


July 29th, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) Targeting the Tatas and lobbyist Niira Radia, former communications minister Andimuthu Raja's ex-personal secretary R.K. Chandolia Friday said if he could be accused in the ... Read more...

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If I committed crime, so did Tatas: Chandolia


July 29th, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) Targeting the Tatas and lobbyist Niira Radia, former communications minister A. Raja's ex-personal secretary R.K. Chandolia Friday said if he could be accused in the ... Read more...

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Women in news media in India are under-represented: Study


March 23rd, 2011 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 23 (ANI): A new study has found that women in India working for news media are under-represented.The survey of 170,000 people in 522 news companies by the International Women's Media ... Read more...

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CWG hockey: Lack of fitness led to defeat, says skipper Rajpal


October 7th, 2010 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) India's skipper Rajpal Singh attributed his team's 2-5 defeat to Australia in the hockey competition of the Commonwealth Games Thursday to lack of fitness.Australia beat ... Read more...

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New system to ensure smoother travel planning launched


September 8th, 2010 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) The Travel Agents Association of India (TAAI) Tuesday launched a new software system that will streamline the booking arrangements between consumers and travel agents to facilitate quicker ... Read more...

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Livid female councilors brand Scot male counterparts ’sexist dinosaurs’


September 1st, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 1 (ANI): Two female councilors, who have quit the ruling Conservative and Independent joint administration running Moray Council, have accused their counterparts in the council, saying it is being run ... Read more...

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Jobless husband cannot be forced to pay estranged wife: Court


August 27th, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday held that an unemployed man cannot be forced to pay maintenance to his estranged wife as, in an era of equality of ... Read more...

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‘Deadly - 2′ boasts of style and substance (Kannada Movie Review)


August 15th, 2010 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S. Rajapur Film: "Deadly - 2"; Cast: Audithya, Meghana, Suhasini Manirathnam, Devaraj, Ravi Kale, Sai and others; Director: Ravi Srivatsa; Producer: Jack Manju; Music Director: Sadhu Kokila; ... Read more...

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Prefer equal battle between bat and ball, rather than dull India-Lanka draw: Benaud


August 1st, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.1 (ANI): Former Australian cricket captain and noted television commentator Richie Benaud has said that he would prefer a Test match where the battle between bat and ball is on an ... Read more...

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Naval exercises, sanctions threaten peace: North Korea


July 22nd, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Hanoi, July 22 (DPA) North Korea Thursday said planned US-South Korean naval exercises and new sanctions aimed at its leaders threatened peace and security on the peninsula, a media report said. US and ... Read more...

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Class 10 results will now show grades, students worried


May 27th, 2010 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) The results of Class 10 exam conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will be out Friday introducing the new grading system, but students are ... Read more...

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Kiwis need to improve to compete with Australia: Vettori


February 20th, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Feb. 20 (ANI): Captain Daniel Vettori has said New Zealand need to improve to compete with Australia on an equal footing."I couldn't put a number on it. We have to improve ... Read more...

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Experts call for legalising ball tampering to even bat and ball contest


February 2nd, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 2 (ANI): To give bowlers an edge in an increasingly batting-friendly game, cricket expert Brendon Julian has called for ball-tampering to be legalised to put bowlers at equal footing with ... Read more...

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Button, Lewis Hamilton will go toe-to-toe: Trulli


January 19th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.19 (ANI): Veteran racer Jarno Trulli believes that both Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton will challenge each other and be on an equal footing during the 2010-11 Formula One racing season.Trulli ... Read more...

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China calls on US to jointly work for an end to protectionism


November 17th, 2009 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Nov.17 (ANI): Chinese President Hu Jintao on Tuesday called on his American counterpart Barack Obama to join him in the camapign to end protectionism.President Hu said the two sides would ... Read more...

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Pak will have to live with much closer monitoring of US aid: Editorial


September 24th, 2009 - 3:47 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep.24 (ANI): Pakistan has been continuously pressing the United States to give the funds directly to the government in order to reduce administration charges, however, the Obama Administration has made it ... Read more...

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Britain is culturally sexist, says equality watchdog


September 6th, 2009 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep. 6 (ANI): The Chairman of the Equality and Human Rights Commission, Trevor Phillips, has declared that Britain is 'culturally sexist,' and yet to reach a consensus about whether women are ... Read more...

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Pak wants relationship with India on ‘equal footing’: Gilani


September 6th, 2009 - 12:12 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Sep.6 (ANI): Stressing the need for resumption of bilateral talks with India, Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said Islamabad wants relations with New Delhi on an equal footing."We ... Read more...

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Gilani reiterates ‘victory’ in Egypt before Pakistan Parliament


August 3rd, 2009 - 11:56 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug.3 (ANI): Emphasising Pakistan's 'victory' over India at Sharm-el-Sheikh in Egypt, Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani told members of the National Assembly here on Monday that he had managed to ... Read more...

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Indian firm’s court action to be opposed in South Africa


June 30th, 2009 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Hassen Johannesburg, June 30 (IANS) The South African Treasury has indicated that it will oppose a court application by Indian pharmaceutical company Aurobindo, which is disputing the awarding of a $400 ... Read more...

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Malik to world: Place Pak on equal footing with India


May 25th, 2009 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 25 (ANI): The Interior Adviser to the Pakistan Prime Minister, Rehman Malik has urged the international community to treat Pakistan like India, and not overtly worry about his country's nuclear ... Read more...

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Ansari calls for practical solutions to problems of minorities


January 20th, 2009 - 7:26 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 20 (ANI): Vice President Mohammed Hamid Ansari has called for practical solutions to solve the problems of the minorities.Vice President Ansari was delivering the inaugural address at the ... Read more...

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Latest Gallup poll place Obama and McCain on equal footing


August 16th, 2008 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug.16 (ANI): The latest Gallup poll shows both American presidential candidates Barack Obama and John McCain tied at 44 percent for the third time in two weeks. McCain has so far ... Read more...

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Women in Hong Kong, China most financially independent: Survey


August 10th, 2008 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Singapore, Aug 10 (DPA) Women in Hong Kong, China and Singapore do not need to rely on their men to pay for their shopping binges, a survey said Sunday. Across the Asian ... Read more...

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Anand Sharma takes on BJP, Advani on N-deal


July 21st, 2008 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Minister of state for external affairs Anand Sharma Monday took on the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and its prime ministerial candidate L.K. Advani head-on over the India-US ... Read more...

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Girls fare better in maths in countries where women are more equal


June 12th, 2008 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
DPA Florence (Italy), June 12 (DPA) Girls are better than boys in reading, but they also can keep up with boys in mathematics when the genders are on a more equal footing in ... Read more...

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EU, India to deepen biotechnology research ties


April 11th, 2008 - 2:36 pm ICT by admin
Brussels, April 11 (IANS) European Union (EU) and India are set to deepen their biotechnology research ties, particularly in the fields of food and health, following recent visits by EU officials to ... Read more...

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President greets nation ahead of International Women’s Day


March 7th, 2008 - 1:45 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Mar 7 (ANI): President Pratibha Patil today greeted the nation ahead of International Women's Day (IWD), which will be celebrated on Saturday. "On the occasion of International Women's Day, I extend ... Read more...

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‘Taiwan independence’ doomed to fail - Hu


March 5th, 2008 - 3:00 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Mar.5 (ANI): Chinese President Hu Jintao said on Tuesday that secessionist activities in Taiwan have become the greatest menace to China's national sovereignty and territorial integrity, but such activities are ... Read more...

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Prince William, Kate Middleton living together?


December 19th, 2007 - 6:34 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec 19 (ANI): It seems that Prince Williams romance with girlfriend Kate Middleton is getting serious, for the couple have reportedly moved in together at his official residence.Kate is believed to ... Read more...

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