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Attack on Lankan visitors unacceptable, says Karunanidhi


September 5th, 2012 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 5 (IANS) DMK President M. Karunanidhi Wednesday said attacking Sri Lankans visiting Tamil Nadu or other parts of India is unacceptable and will affect ties between the two ... Read more...

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DMK to submit Tamil meet resolutions to UN: Karunanidhi


September 4th, 2012 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 4 (IANS) DMK president M.Karunanidhi Tuesday said that his party will send the resolutions passed at the Tamil Eelam Supporters Organisation (TESO) meet here to the United Nations ... Read more...

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Protest against Sri Lankan tourists near Trichy


September 4th, 2012 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 4 (IANS) Over 175 Sri Lankan tourists were safely escorted by police to Tamil Nadu's Tiruchirapalli (Trichy) airport Tuesday when Tamil activists staged demonstrations against their visit, said ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa orders Sri Lanka football teams to return


September 2nd, 2012 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 2 (IANS) Reinforcing her anti-Sri Lankan stance, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Sunday ordered the return of two football teams from the island nation that are in ... Read more...

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FIFA praises Costa Rica’s victory in pre-World Cup


July 10th, 2012 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
San Jose (Costa Rica), July 10 (IANS) The international football governing body FIFA praised Costa Rica's national futsal or indoor football team for its victory against Guatemala in the pre-World ... Read more...

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Uzbek football teams to escape taxes


June 9th, 2012 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 9 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Uzbekistan's football clubs will have to pay only a fraction of their taxes for the next three years after the government extended tax breaks to ... Read more...

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HIV affected play football to spread awareness


March 31st, 2012 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) Once ostracised and stigmatized, eleven HIV-affected people rubbed shoulders with football teams from various embassies in the The Football4Hope - "United Cup 2012" here to ... Read more...

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Beckham asked to prove his place in Olympics team


October 20th, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 20 (IANS) England's star footballer and former captain David Beckham has been told that he should prove why he deserves a place in the Team Great Britain ... Read more...

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JCT decides to disband football club, AIFF shocked (Lead)


June 20th, 2011 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) After Mahindra and Mahindra, now JCT has decided to wind up its Phagwara-based popular club for, what it says, the lack of mileage from the ... Read more...

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After Mahindra, now JCT disbands football club


June 20th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Corporates are washing their hands of Indian football. After Mahindra and Mahindra, now JCT has decided to wind up its Phagwara-based popular club for, ... Read more...

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Qatari royal family to make fresh 1.5 billion pound bid for Man U


February 25th, 2011 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 25(ANI): The Al Thani family, the royal family of Qatar, is reportedly preparing a fresh 1.5 billion pound bid for Manchester United.The family had tried to tempt the Glazers ... Read more...

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Brits rejecting mournful funerals in favour of pop songs


January 24th, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 24 (ANI): A new study has found that Britons are turning away from traditional funerals in favour of "celebrations" featuring favourite pop songs, football teams and hobbies.Research by The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

New York Jets All Set To Lash Out Against Pittsburgh Steelers


January 23rd, 2011 - 9:10 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The weekend is brimming with a list of action packed games lined up for the football teams. On Sunday, ardent football fans will get to witness ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Ricky Williams Bids Final Farewell To Miami Dolphins


January 23rd, 2011 - 8:44 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Has it ever happened this way that you are at a job where people are trying to suppress the success that you deserve? Well there are ... Read more...

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Fourth Tamchon Football Tournament held in Delhi


December 13th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec.13 (ANI): The 4th edition of the northeast Tamchon football was held here recently, with 16 football teams participating in the tournament.Players from different parts of the northeast participated ... Read more...

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Virginia Tech Football Looses Season Opening Game Once Again


September 7th, 2010 - 7:05 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Landover, Sep 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sounds of sighs were heard on Monday night at the FedEx Stadium as the Virginia Tech football team suffered a last minute loss to the ... Read more...

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Italian mafia clans contact jailed mobsters via TV show


August 23rd, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 23 (IANS) Criminals have been using a popular football show aired on an Italian television to exchange coded mobile text messages with their jailed cronies, a media report said here ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Renee Gork Loses Her Job On Account Of Sporting The Hat Of The Florida Gators


August 18th, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 18, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Renee Gork happens to be a reasonably well-known radio persona of Arkansas. She has, however, enunciated on Twitter that she was sacked on Monday ... Read more...

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Pranab Mukherjee gets life membership of East Bengal


August 1st, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 1 (IANS) Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee was Sunday given life membership of East Bengal club, one of the country's top football teams, which also presented lifetime achievement awards ... Read more...

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Muslims told wearing football jerseys with images of crosses, devils unIslamic


July 21st, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Jul 21 (ANI): Johor Religious Council adviser Nooh Gadot has said that wearing football jerseys displaying images of crosses, liquor brands and devils were forbidden in Islam."It is as if ... Read more...

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Malay Muslims asked not wear football jerseys with images of crosses, devils


July 19th, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Jul 19 (ANI): Johor Religious Council adviser Nooh Gadot has said that wearing football jerseys displaying images of crosses, liquor brands and devils were forbidden in Islam."It is as if ... Read more...

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Points system in soccer encurages dirty play


June 26th, 2010 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 26 (IANS) The change in the system used to reward wins in the European football leagues, going from two to three points, has led to an increase in dirty play, ... Read more...

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Changed points system in football promoting dirty play


June 26th, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 26 (ANI): The change in the system used to reward wins in the European leagues, going from two to three points, has led to an increase in dirty play in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

SRK flying to South Africa for World Cup


June 8th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has some great vacation plans for his children - he is taking Aryan and Suhana to South Africa for the FIFA ... Read more...

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Former Player Bernie Kosar Rumored To Be Drunk In An ESPN Interview


December 13th, 2009 - 8:01 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec.13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former American quarterback Bernie Kosar has created quite a buzz lately as it is being speculated that the former player was drunk when he appeared at ESPN's ... Read more...

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England footie team ‘to be offered Viagra for World Cup games’


December 6th, 2009 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 06 (ANI): England's football team may be counting on their dose of Viagra when they battle it out in the next year's World Cup in South Africa.Experts have recommended the ... Read more...

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Talent hunt for freestyle footballers starts in Kochi


November 28th, 2009 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
Kochi, Nov. 28 (ANI): Renowned freestyle footballers from Spain, Japan and Hungary participated in the first leg of the nation-wide talent hunt in Kochi to tap players who have mastered the art ... Read more...

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Football camp organized for coaches in Punjab


November 16th, 2009 - 9:23 pm ICT by ANI
Amritsar, Nov 16(ANI): To make the Indian football team's presence felt in the international arena, local coaches gathered in Punjab's Quadian town to receive training from when a section of international coaches, ... Read more...

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Pakistan pioneered idea of having full-time cricket coach in 1980: Alam


October 29th, 2009 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Oct.29 (ANI): Pakistan cricket coach Intikhab Alam has said that the idea of having a full time coach for the national cricket team was first conceived in the country.In an interview ... Read more...

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Yellow Throwback Uniform Of Denver Broncos Faces Criticism


October 12th, 2009 - 6:25 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar October 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Old did not turn up to be gold for the players of Denver Broncos. This year, the football teams are celebrating the 50th Anniversary of AFL. ... Read more...

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Italian coffin company unveils gothic-style calendar featuring sexy models!


October 8th, 2009 - 11:47 am ICT by ANI
London, Oct 8 (ANI): An Italian casket-making company has come up with a "devilish" calendar, featuring sexy models, to advertise its range of wooden coffins.To make sure that the units are sold ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Get social and stay fit, feel good


September 12th, 2009 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 12 (IANS) Are you a loner who keeps a strict watch over diet and exercises regularly? Well, get social, for that's the way to stay healthy and fit, say researchers. The ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

People having social groups stay healthy


September 11th, 2009 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 11 (ANI): If you are part of a social group, your are more likely to stay away from conditions like stroke, dementia and even the common cold.Well, new research by ... Read more...

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Pakistan football coach looking for matches with cricket team


September 4th, 2009 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
By Omar Khalid Karachi, Sep 4 (IANS) Pakistan football coach George Kottan is making efforts to have a series of football and cricket matches between the national cricket and football teams later this ... Read more...

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Liverpool sign Aquilani from Roma to replace Alonso


August 8th, 2009 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 8 (DPA) Liverpool completed the signing of Alberto Aquilani from Roma as manager Rafa Benitez moved quickly to replace Xabi Alonso after his move to Real Madrid. The two clubs ... Read more...

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