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Basketball: China beat Czechs, US survives


July 29th, 2012 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) China beat Czech Republic 66-57 to win the Olympic women's basketball opener here while the US were stretched by Croatia.China's Guard Ma Zengyu scored 14 of ... Read more...

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Voting begins for Chandigarh’s municipal elections


December 17th, 2011 - 10:50 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 17 (IANS) Voting for the 26 wards of the Chandigarh Municipal Corporation began Saturday morning, election officials said here.The rush of voters at the 452 polling booths ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

India draw 1-1 with Qatar, but lose 4-2 on aggregate


June 23rd, 2011 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, June 23 (IANS) India were eliminated from the pre-Olympic football qualifiers as they drew 1-1 with Qatar in their home leg and the Gulf nation proceeded to the third ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Watching smoking scenes in movies lights up smokers’ brains


January 19th, 2011 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 19 (ANI): New research shows that seeing an actor in a movie light up a cigarette triggers smokers' brains to plan the same motions.In the study, researchers led by senior ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Tolgay star of East Bengal win, JCT oust Sporting


October 30th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) Australian striker Tolgay Uzbey guided Federation Cup champions East Bengal to a 4-1 win over Air India while JCT ousted Sporting Clube De Goa 3-0 in the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Sensex choppy in early trade


September 3rd, 2010 - 11:12 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 3 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities was ruling moderately higher from its previous close, but trading was choppy during the first 30 minutes since opening bell. The 30-scrip ... Read more...

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Why you shouldn’t light up right after waking up


June 8th, 2010 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 8 (ANI): People taking their first puff minutes after waking up have significantly higher cotinine levels than those who wait to smoke, irrespective of the number of cigarettes smoked, new ... Read more...

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Sensex plummets in morning trade


May 17th, 2010 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 17 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities Monday fell 350 points within the first 30 minutes after the opening bell, amid depressed global cues. The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) ... Read more...

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Sensex up 128 points in early trade


May 13th, 2010 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 13 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities Thursday was ruling 128 points higher in the first 30 minutes of trade. The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock ... Read more...

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Amoolya steals the show in ‘Premism’ (Kannada Movie Review)


April 2nd, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
Review: "Premism"; Producer: Ajay Gowda; Writer-director: Rathnaja; Camera: Anant Urs, Jnana Murthy; Composer: Hamsalekha; Cast: Amoolya, Chethan Chandra, Varun, Sunil Rao, Anant Nag, Avinash and others; Ratings: *** 1/2 "Premism" ... Read more...

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‘Radio’ - Himesh clicks, film doesn’t (IANS Film Review; Rating:**)


December 5th, 2009 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
By Joginder Tuteja Film: "Radio"; Cast: Himesh Reshammiya, Shenaz Treasuryvala, Sonal Sehgal; Director: Ishaan Trivedi; Rating: **"Radio" starts off in a way similar to "Love Aaj Kal", just like the Saif Ali ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Smoking early in the morning ‘ups lung cancer risk’


December 4th, 2009 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 4 (ANI): Smokers who light up immediately after waking up may be at higher risk of lung cancer than those who wait, regardless of the number of cigarettes smoked, says ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Ravens Register Their Fourth Straight Victory Against The Browns


November 17th, 2009 - 7:54 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Cleveland, Nov.17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Baltimore Ravens registered their victory against rival Cleveland Browns in a much anticipated match that was held on Monday at the Cleveland Browns Stadium. The ... Read more...

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Bharadwaj, Shahid redefine filmmaking with ‘Kaminey’ (IANS Film Review - Rating: ****)


August 14th, 2009 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Joginder Tuteja Film: "Kaminey"; Cast: Shahid Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra, Amol Gupte, Chandan Roy Sanyal, Tenzing Nima, Shiv Subrahmanyam, Hrishikesh Joshi; Director: Vishal Bharadwaj; Rating: ****In "Kaminey", Shahid Kapoor has dared to ... Read more...

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UK Police training for 30-minute response to ward off Mumbai style attacks


June 22nd, 2009 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 22 (ANI): To deal with a Mumbai-style terrorist attack, British Police and hotel staff are being trained to ward off danger in the crucial first 30 minutes, amid growing concern ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Four killed in Russian discotheque stampede


March 23rd, 2009 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow/Yekaterinburg, March 23 (RIA Novosti) Four people died and eight were injured in a stampede at a discotheque in a Russian town, the country's main investigative body said Monday. The accident occurred late ... Read more...

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Gerrard hails ‘fantastic’ Liverpool


March 11th, 2009 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 11 (DPA) Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard saluted a "fantastic team performance" after his side thrashed Real Madrid 4-0 in the Champions League. Already 1-0 up from the first leg, Liverpool Tuesday ... Read more...

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Liverpool crush Real; Bayern, Chelsea progress


March 11th, 2009 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
By George Burns Hamburg, March 11 (DPA) Liverpool cruised into the quarter-finals of the Champions League with a 4-0 victory over Real Madrid, while Bayern Munich, Chelsea and Villarreal also progressed.Fernando Torres, a ... Read more...

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Liverpools chances now bleak, says Benitez


March 1st, 2009 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.1 (ANI): Liverpool manager Rafa Benitez has admitted that his hopes holding up the English Premier League championship trophy for the first time in 19 years has been shattered after ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Hospital on a Chip may revolutionise battlefield wound treatment


November 30th, 2008 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 30 (ANI): If scientists have their way, it may soon be possible to create a hospital on a chip for instant treatment to wounded soldiers even before a medic ... Read more...

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Nikkei briefly sinks below 7,500 level


October 27th, 2008 - 8:39 am ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Oct 27 (DPA) Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 Stock Average briefly sank below 7,500 level at one point in Monday morning trading, posting the lowest since April 2003.In the first 30 minutes ... Read more...

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We were nervous after 30 minutes, says India coach Houghton


July 30th, 2008 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
By Abhishek Roy Hyderabad, July 30 (IANS) India coach Bob Houghton admitted that his boys were nervous after the 30 minutes of the match against Afghanistan in their opening Group A clash of ... Read more...

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Pepe gets Portugal off to winning start in Euro 2008 (Lead)


June 8th, 2008 - 5:42 am ICT by IANS
DPA Geneva, June 8 (DPA) A Pepe goal just after the hour was enough to give Portugal victory over Turkey in their opening Euro 2008 game Saturday. Although Turkey posed sufficient threat on ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Sensex slips below 16,000 mark


March 7th, 2008 - 12:15 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, March 7 (IANS) Indian stock markets slipped in a big way at the start of trade Friday. Sensex, the benchmark index of the Bombay Stock Exchange, slipped below the psychologically important ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

The day Chidambaram held the nation in thrall


February 29th, 2008 - 8:46 pm ICT by admin
By Monobina Gupta New Delhi, Feb 29 (IANS) P. Chidambaram is a smart man who blends his Tamil sartorial taste with an appetite for economic reforms. As he presented his fifth and last ... Read more...

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