Sania Mirza to lead India in Fed Cup

December 26th, 2011 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) Sania Mirza will lead the four-member Indian team in the Fed Cup Asia Oceania group to be held in China from Jan 30 to Feb ... Read more...

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US disappointed over Pak Govt’s failure to certify Davis’ diplomatic immunity status

February 18th, 2011 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 18(ANI): The United States is disappointed that the Pakistan Government did not certify during the court hearing in Lahore that double murder-accused American official Raymond Davis possessed diplomatic immunity, US ... Read more...

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Pak tells Kerry that ‘only court will decide’ murder-accused US official’s fate

February 18th, 2011 - 12:08 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 18(ANI): The Pakistan Government has made it clear to Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman John F. Kerry that the case of double murder-accused US official Raymond Davis is sub judice ... Read more...

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Malaysia to hang Indian for drug trafficking

December 8th, 2010 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
George Town (Malaysia), Dec 8 (IANS) An Indian man convicted on charges of drug trafficking in Malaysia will be hanged, a media report said Wednesday.Bahurudeen Mohamed Yusoff Ghaney was caught at the ... Read more...

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High-ranking submarine officer drowns in freak accident

August 30th, 2010 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 30 (IANS) An Indian Navy officer died while attempting to rescue a crew member who was washed away in the rough seas here Monday afternoon, an official said. Commander Firdaus D. ... Read more...

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Santo To Return Home; Is Megha Cheating Dharamraj?

July 19th, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 19, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): "Bandini', Imagine TV's long running show, is going for a six month-leap – it's third in 2010. What masala is this Balaji show dishing up this ... Read more...

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Why have seasoned actors faded away from TV?

March 5th, 2010 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
By Priyanka Sharma New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) Many seasoned Indian TV actors have been edged out by the influx of high pressure daily soaps and a younger lot who, some say, are ... Read more...

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Singapore man gets jail for beating toddler to death

October 7th, 2009 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
Singapore, Oct 7 (DPA) A Singapore court sentenced a man to 12 years in jail for Viciously beating his girlfriend's three-year-old son to death, a media report said Wednesday. Firdaus Abdullah, 27, had ... Read more...

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Short-term stress ‘boosts anti-tumour activity’

September 22nd, 2009 - 12:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 22 (ANI): In a study on laboratory mice, researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine have shown that bouts of relatively short-term stress can boost the immune system and ... Read more...

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Two Maoists arrested with weapons in West Bengal

March 20th, 2009 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 20 (IANS) Two suspected Maoist rebels were arrested from a village in West Bengal's Nadia district Friday, the police said. "Acting on a tip-off, we arrested two Maoist rebels - ... Read more...

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Attack on Sri Lankan players is brutal and callous: Altaf Hussain

March 5th, 2009 - 10:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 5 (ANI): The founder of Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) Altaf Hussain has condemned the terrorist attack on Sri Lankan cricket players in Lahore on March 3, and said the ... Read more...

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Supreme Court stays ruling against transfer of Ansari brothers trial

August 1st, 2008 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday stayed an Allahabad High Court ruling which had dismissed a plea for transferring from Ghazipur to Lucknow the trial of Uttar Pradesh independent ... Read more...

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Popular leaders defeated in Pak elections

February 19th, 2008 - 1:23 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Feb 19, (ANI): Pakistan Muslim League (PML) Chief Chaudhry Shujaat Hussein and the former Railways Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmed were defeated in elections in their respective constituencies.According to the Daily Times, ... Read more...

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