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Coach key to my success, says Bolt


September 13th, 2012 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), Sep 13 (IANS/CMC) Sprint legend Usain Bolt has hailed coach Glen Mills as the key to his recent success at the London Olympics.The 26-year-old swept both sprints to become ... Read more...

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I-Day celebrated amid security in Jharkhand


August 15th, 2012 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Aug 15 (IANS) The Independence Day was celebrated in Jharkhand with fanfare and amid tight security arrangements Wednesday.Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda hoisted the tricolour at Morabadi Ground in ... Read more...

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Quiet, private 52nd birthday for Uddhav


July 27th, 2012 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 27 (IANS) Shiv Sena executive president Uddhav Thackeray, who turned 52 Friday, spent his birthday quietly at his residence with the family, a party official said here.Recuperating ... Read more...

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Hazare celebrates 75th birthday with underprivileged kids


June 15th, 2012 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmednagar, June 15 (IANS) Social activist Anna Hazare Friday celebrated his 75th birthday with hundreds of children at a rehabilitation centre in Ahmednagar, around 40 km from his hometown ... Read more...

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38 couples tie the knot at inter-caste mass wedding in Agra


June 10th, 2012 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, June 10 (IANS) A bania (traders' community) groom marrying a dalit girl, a brahmin girl marrying a thakur - the city of love Sunday witnessed a rare mass marriage ... Read more...

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Amitabh-Jaya celebrate 39th wedding anniversary


June 3rd, 2012 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 3 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan celebrated their 39th marriage anniversary Sunday. Big B says it has brought the memories of the their wedding day ... Read more...

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Ronaldinho quits Flamengo, sues club for unpaid wages


June 1st, 2012 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
Rio De Janeiro, June 1 (IANS) Brazilian footballer Ronaldinho has quit Flamengo and is suing the club for a reported $20 million for unpaid wages and delayed payments.The 32-year-old ... Read more...

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Trumpeters break longest fanfare record in Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations


May 23rd, 2012 - 7:12 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, May 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The 91 uniformed musicians who took part in the Queen’s diamond jubilee ceremony at Wellington Barracks near Buckingham Palace have entered the Guinness World Records after playing ... Read more...

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Armaan set for maiden Indy race


March 23rd, 2012 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
St Petersburg (Florida), March 23 (IANS) Having missed most of the pre-season testing due to budget constraints, India's Armaan Ebrahim faces an uphill task as he prepares for his first ... Read more...

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Sibal launches book on poetry


March 2nd, 2012 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) Cabinet minister Kapil Sibal Friday launched his new book 'My World Within' at World Book Fair amidst much fanfare.Sibal said the book, a collection of ... Read more...

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Serbian folk singer set free


February 23rd, 2012 - 2:11 pm ICT by IANS
Belgrade, Feb 23 (IANS/AKI) Serbian folk singing star Svetlana Raznatovic, known as Ceca, was set free Wednesday after spending 245 days in house arrest for embezzlement of millions of euros ... Read more...

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Randy Moss might make a comeback to NFL


February 14th, 2012 - 12:26 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The NFL could see the return of former wide receiver Randy Moss. The former star announced on his 35th birthday that he is considering returning to ... Read more...

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China questions US-Philippines drills


January 23rd, 2012 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 23 (IANS) China has raised concerns about "the real intentions" behind the US-Philippines plan to hold joint military drills near the disputed waters in the South China Sea.Since ... Read more...

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NGO demands ‘cover up’ for Shiv vada-paav stalls


January 10th, 2012 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 10 (IANS) A Mumbai NGO wants all Shiv vada-paav stalls in Mumbai, Thane and other parts of Maharashtra to go under cover like the statues of Mayawati and ... Read more...

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Britney Spears & Jason Trawick to have a simple wedding


January 4th, 2012 - 12:41 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Jan 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Fans should not be expecting an extravagant ceremony from Britney Spears and fiance Jason Trawick when the two finally tie the knot. Following the failure of ... Read more...

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WWE Smackdown: Sheamus vs Del Rio


October 15th, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Last night on 'WWE Friday Night Smackdown', Sheamus made his way to the ring to meet his opponent, Alberto Del Rio, who entered the arena with his usual ... Read more...

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Judging the judiciary: 32 million pending cases clog up courts


September 25th, 2011 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) A few days from now, the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government will complete two years of a promise that it gave with great fanfare in ... Read more...

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Apple’s iCloud launched for developers


August 2nd, 2011 - 11:18 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After so much fanfare and anticipation, Apple has finally launched the service iCloud for developers. The service was launched on Monday, 1st of August 2011 and ... Read more...

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Ex-IMF chief Strauss-Kahn released


July 2nd, 2011 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
New York, July 1 (IANS) Former International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn was released by a judge in New York Friday on his own recognizance, following serious credibility issues ... Read more...

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Delhi’s gay community set to celebrate July 2 ruling


July 1st, 2011 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) A group of music lovers from various countries will join the city's Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community Saturday evening to celebrate the second ... Read more...

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Kashmir government stops water rafting in Sonmarg


June 27th, 2011 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, June 27 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir government has stopped rafting in the river Sindh in the northern Sonmarg district, where two young women died when their boat capsized ... Read more...

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Delhi’s gays set for celebrate July 2


June 17th, 2011 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) Delhi's lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) community will come together July 2 to celebrate the second anniversary of the 2009 Delhi High Court's ruling decriminalising ... Read more...

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Aamir celebrates a decade of ‘Lagaan’ in style


June 16th, 2011 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 16 (IANS) When sports-themed period film "Lagaan" released in 2001, it created a rage and now after a decade, Bollywood actor Aamir Khan celebrated the film's 10 ... Read more...

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Afridi to return for hearing amid massive fanfare


June 5th, 2011 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, June 5 (IANS) Hundreds of Shahid Afridi's fans have started to assemble at the Karachi airport to receive the former captain who returns home from London to resolve his ... Read more...

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Bad friendship will result in trouble: Karunanidhi


June 3rd, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 3 (IANS) Recalling an adage, DMK president M. Karunanidhi, who turned 88 Friday, said "bad friend would result in trouble".Karunanidhi's birthday is a low-key affair this year coming ... Read more...

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As battle rages over his action, Bhardwaj has quiet birthday


May 17th, 2011 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 17 (IANS) Karnataka Governor H.R. Bhardwaj Tuesday celebrated his 75th birthday without much fanfare as a battle raged on in the state and in New Delhi over ... Read more...

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Manmohan lookalike supports Hazare


April 7th, 2011 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) With his blue turban and starched white kurta-pyjama, 62-year-old Gurmeet Singh looks every bit like Prime Minister Manmohan Singh! Little wonder then that when ... Read more...

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Prince William to arrive at wedding venue on horseback?


April 2nd, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 02 (ANI): Prince William, who is set to marry Kate Middleton at Westminster Abbey, is considering arriving at the venue on horseback accompanied by members of the Household Cavalry's ... Read more...

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Nintendo’s new 3D console ‘gives gamers headaches’


March 31st, 2011 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 31 (ANI): Japan-based Nintendo's new 3D console, which was supposed to provide gamers with a mind-blowing experience, has only succeeded in giving them a headache.Hundreds of angry users have complained ... Read more...

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LFW generates business, designers get bags full of orders (Review)


March 16th, 2011 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 16 (IANS) Each season of the bi-annual Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) is becoming a viable business platform and this time too, the five-day extravaganza concluded late Tuesday with ... Read more...

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Narayan Rane’s aide rejoins Shiv Sena


March 12th, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 12 (IANS) Terming himself sidelined in the Congress for over five years, former Shiv Sena union leader and legislator Shrikant Sarmalkar Saturday returned to his old party ... Read more...

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World Cup umpires think Murali’s a chucker, but won’t call him: Ex-umpire Hair


March 5th, 2011 - 10:29 am ICT by ANI
Colombo, Mar.5 (ANI): Former Test cricket umpire Darrell Hair has delivered a World Cup bombshell by revealing that several ICC match officials believe Sri Lankan off-spinner Muthiah Muralidaran is a chucker, but ... Read more...

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Zimbabwe not scared of facing No.1 Australian team


February 19th, 2011 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, Feb 19 (ANI): Full with confidence ahead of their first match of the World Cup againt defending champions, the Zimbabwean team has said that they are not afraid of the Australian ... Read more...

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Team India is best World Cup squad of country till date: Kumble


February 19th, 2011 - 11:49 am ICT by ANI
Faridabad/Vadodara, Feb 19 (ANI): Former Indian skipper Anil Kumble has described the Team India World Cup squad as the best team till date.The ace spinner, who happens to be the highest Indian ... Read more...

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WWE Raw: The Rock Returns!


February 15th, 2011 - 12:56 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Feb 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jerry “The King” Lawler was not in his usual announcer's seat last night on Raw, due to the death of his mother, who had been battling an illness ... Read more...

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