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Nehru Cup final: Cameroon can spoil India’s party (Preview)


September 1st, 2012 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) The trial run between reigning Nehru Cup champions India and challengers Cameroon was of little help in judging the relative strengths of the two teams ... Read more...

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Nehru Cup: India look to continue winning ways against Maldives


August 24th, 2012 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) India will look to continue their winning ways when they take on South Asian rivals Maldives in the Nehru Cup football tournament here Saturday.Both teams ... Read more...

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We are yet to play to our potential: Subrata Paul


August 24th, 2012 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) India goalkeeper Subrata Paul said Friday that they were not at their best in their match against Syria and were yet to play to their ... Read more...

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Nehru Cup: India scrape through 2-1 against Syria


August 22nd, 2012 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) A header from skipper Sunil Chhetri and a sublime strike by Anthony Pereira gave India a 2-1 win over Syria in the Nehru Cup opener ... Read more...

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Edilbert’s four lifts United Brothers


August 8th, 2012 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 8 (IANS) Powered by Edilbert Martis' four goals, United Brothers outplayed Tanishka FC 8-0 in a third division match of the Mumbai District Football Association League here Wednesday.Erlin ... Read more...

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Gurukul, Residency share honours


July 25th, 2012 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 25 (IANS) Sports Gurukul and Kessar Residency shared the spoils as they evenly played out a 2-2 draw in a Third Division match of the Mumbai District Football ... Read more...

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Alfresco down Maitree Youngsters


July 24th, 2012 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 24 (IANS) Alfresco put up a strong fight to overcome a determined Maitree Youngsters 2-1 in a third division match of the Mumbai District Football Association (MDFA) League ... Read more...

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India out of AFC U-22 Championship


July 4th, 2012 - 1:32 am ICT by IANS
Muscat, July 3 (IANS) India failed to qualify for the final round of the under-22 AFC Championship as they were thrashed 0-4 by Oman in their last match of the ... Read more...

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‘Ex-Israeli soldiers holidaying in Goa are dehumanised’


June 11th, 2012 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 11 (IANS) The Roman Catholic Church in Goa Monday said the Israeli youth who vacation in Goa after serving their compulsory stint in the army were "dehumanised".In an ... Read more...

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Brazil in bid for athletics Diamond League stage


June 6th, 2012 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Rido De Janeiro, June 6 (IANS) Brazil's athletics confederation is in talks with the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) to host a stage of the elite Diamond League in ... Read more...

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Veena Malik dons salsa shoes for new ad


May 30th, 2012 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) Controversial Pakistani actress Veena Malik will be seen grooving to salsa beats for a new ad for aphrodisiac product "Stay On" and says that ... Read more...

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Injured Gremio goalkeeper Grohe to miss crucial game


April 29th, 2012 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, April 29 (IANS) Gremio will be without goalkeeper Marcelo Grohe for Sunday's match against archrival Internacional after the 25-year-old underwent emergency surgery on his testicles.Grohe was struck ... Read more...

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Holders Salgaocar eye win against relegated Chirag United


April 28th, 2012 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Margao, April 28 (IANS) Defending champions Salgaocar Sports Club take on Chirag United Kerala in an I-League football encounter at the Nehru Stadium, Fatorda, here Sunday.Chirag United Kerala are on ... Read more...

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Sonia meets Karnataka sect leader, party workers


April 28th, 2012 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 28 (IANS) Congress party president Sonia Gandhi, in a short trip to Karnataka Saturday, met drought-hit villagers, attended a 104-year-old religious leader's birthday celebrations and addressed party ... Read more...

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Three held for cannibal acts in Brazil


April 16th, 2012 - 12:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 16 (IANS) A group of three people, including two women, in Brazil have been held for cooking their victims and turning them into pastries, a report in a ... Read more...

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I-League: Sporting beat Air India 2-0


April 6th, 2012 - 1:46 am ICT by IANS
Pune, April 6 (IANS) Sporting Clube de Goa scraped past Air India 2-0 as Anthony D'Souza scored a brace for his team in the I-League at the Balewadi Sports Complex ... Read more...

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Salgaocar scrape past Air India in I-League


March 31st, 2012 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
Margao, March 31 (IANS) Defending champions Salgaocar Sports Club relied on a solitary penalty strike from Ryuji Sueoka to scrape past Air India in a 22nd round I-League clash at ... Read more...

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AFC Challenge Cup: India end campaign with 0-4 loss to North Korea


March 13th, 2012 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, March 13 (IANS) India ended their disappointing campaign in the AFC Challenge Cup with a 0-4 loss to North Korea in their last league match at the Dashrath Stadium ... Read more...

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All four members of Alemao family lose


March 6th, 2012 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 6 (IANS) All four members of the Alemao family, who controversially got to contest as Congress-Nationalist Congress Party candidates, Tuesday lost the Goa assembly elections.Brothers Churchill and ... Read more...

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Congress Waterloo in Goa due to family raj: Congress


March 6th, 2012 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 6 (IANS) Even before the final results are yet to be announced, Goa Congress spokesperson Ramakant Khalap has termed the party's poor showing as the Waterloo of ... Read more...

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‘Plans to convert Goa into Hong Kong an insult’


February 28th, 2012 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 28 (IANS) Without taking names, the Catholic church in Goa has lashed out at West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress for promising to convert Goa ... Read more...

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Lawmaker dies in Brazil plane crash


February 27th, 2012 - 11:09 am ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo, Feb 27 (IANS/EFE) A lawmaker was among three people who died in a plane crash in the northern Brazilian state of Para, officials said.Alessandro Novelino, legislative aide Jose ... Read more...

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Congress ‘promises’ bridge in river-less terrain


February 20th, 2012 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 20 (IANS) In a major gaffe, the Congress election manifesto Monday has promised a bridge in Goa's Neura village -- which is landlocked with no river or rivulet ... Read more...

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AC Milan ends Udinese’s unbeaten run at home


February 12th, 2012 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Feb 12 (IANS) AC Milan ended Udinese's unbeaten record at home in the current season of Italian Serie A football, overcoming a one goal deficit to win ... Read more...

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Denied ticket, Goa Congress legislator slams Sonia


February 11th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 11 (IANS) Congress chief Sonia Gandhi's double-speak on 33 percent reservation for women has been exposed, party leader and Goa's only woman legislator Victoria Fernandes said Saturday, ... Read more...

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Pailan, Salgaocar play goalless draw in I-League


February 2nd, 2012 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 2 (IANS) Pailan Arrows managed to pull off a 0-0 draw at home to Salgaocar SC in the 18th round of I-League football played at the Salt Lake ... Read more...

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Goa Police seek counselling for contract killer


January 28th, 2012 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 28 (IANS) Goa Police are in the process of roping in a counsellor for an alleged supari killer who in 2010 had confessed to have been offered a ... Read more...

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Air India hold Pune in I-League


January 22nd, 2012 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Jan 22 (IANS) Pune FC Sunday afternoon allowed Air India to dictate terms as they were held to a 2-2 draw in the 16th round of I-League football.Air India ... Read more...

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Holders Salgaocar blank HAL 4-0 in I-League


January 18th, 2012 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
Margao, Jan 18 (IANS) Defending champions Salgaocar coasted to a comfortable 4-0 victory over bottom-placed HAL in a 15th round I-League football clash at the Nehru Stadium, Fatorda, Wednesday.Salgaocar now ... Read more...

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High on Bagan win, Pune FC hopes to beat East Bengal


January 13th, 2012 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Jan 13 (IANS) Pune FC will be hoping another stellar performance from Jeje Lalpeklua and Lester Fernandes when they face East Bengal in the 14th round of the ... Read more...

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‘Include rehabilitation in children sexual offence bill’


December 21st, 2011 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) A parliamentary panel examining a bill on the protection of children from sexual offences Wednesday said the proposed law should focus not just on punishing ... Read more...

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Kamat sold out to real estate lobby: Goa church


December 1st, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 1 (IANS) The Goa church Thursday rejected a much touted futuristic land use plan formulated by the state government and accused Chief Minister Digambar Kamat of selling out ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Probe ordered after tricolour found on garbage heap


November 17th, 2011 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 17 (IANS) Panaji's municipal corporation has ordered a probe Thursday after a national flag was found dumped in a garbage heap in the civic authority's premises. Mayor Yatin Parekh ... Read more...

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Chettri brace gives India 3-2 win over Malaysia


November 17th, 2011 - 1:06 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 16 (IANS) Star striker Sunil Chettri struck a brace as India defeated Malaysia 3-2 in the second international football friendly at the Salt Lake Stadium here Wednesday.Chettri scored ... Read more...

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Congress names 78 more nominees for Uttar Pradesh poll


November 16th, 2011 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 16 (IANS) The Congress party Wednesday released in New Delhi a list of 78 candidates for the Uttar Pradesh assembly polls in 2012, a party official here ... Read more...

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