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Patel-Uniexcel buy Hockey India League Ranchi franchise


September 14th, 2012 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) Hockey India (HI) Friday announced that the Ranchi franchise of its upcoming league has been bought by the Patel-Uniexcel Group.Sahara India and Jaypee Group had ... Read more...

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Wadhwani Foundation to train physically challenged


August 7th, 2012 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 7 (IANS) Wadhwani Foundation of the US-based Indian techno entrepreneur Romesh Wadhwani will train about 13,500 educated disabled from across the country in skill development in partnership with ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka cricket board assures integrity of SLPL


July 21st, 2012 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, July 21 (IANS) The Sri Lankan cricket board Saturday assured the integrity of the Sri Lanka Premier League (SLPL), a cricket league based on the Indian Premier League (IPL), ... Read more...

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Vedanta Group’s Agnivesh picks up 60 percent stake in Primex Healthcare


April 16th, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 16 (IANS) Agnivesh Agarwal, a member of the founding family of the $11.4 billion-turnover diversified Vedanta group and chairman of Hindustan Zinc Ltd, has picked up 60 percent ... Read more...

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IPL asks Pune Warriors to get others’ nod on foreign players


February 22nd, 2012 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 22 (IANS) The Indian Premier League (IPL) Governing Council has asked Sahara's Pune Warriors franchise to "get consent" of the other franchisees for playing five foreign players in ... Read more...

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BCCI gives in, Sahara India back as Team India sponsor (Lead)


February 16th, 2012 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 16 (IANS) Sahara India was Thursday back as cricket Team India sponsor and the owner of Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Pune Warriors after the Board of Control ... Read more...

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BCCI-Sahara truce (Fact file)


February 16th, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 16 (IANS) The salient features of the agreement between Sahara India and the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) struck here Thursday:* Sahara will continue to ... Read more...

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Sahara back as cricket Team India sponsor


February 16th, 2012 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 16 (IANS) Sahara India was Thursday back as cricket Team India sponsor and the owner of Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Pune Warriors after sorting out most of ... Read more...

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Bihar panchayats to act as power supply franchisees


February 14th, 2012 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Feb 14 (IANS) Gram panchayats (village councils) in power-starved Bihar will be appointed franchisees for distribution of power in villages, an official here said Tuesday.Bihar State Electricity Board ... Read more...

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Unsold IPL players to be auctioned online


February 4th, 2012 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 4 (IANS) The Indian Premier League (IPL) will facilitate auctioning of unsold players online to the franchises through open trading from Monday."Franchisees which have slots to fill in ... Read more...

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Sahara pullout as BCCI sponsor overshadows IPL auction


February 4th, 2012 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 4 (IANS) The dramatic pullout of Sahara India from the fifth edition of Indian Premier League (IPL) as franchisee of Pune Warriors and as the main sponsor ... Read more...

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Nagarjuna buys Hyderabad franchise of i1 Super Series


November 22nd, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Tollywood superstar Nagarjuna joins the long list of motorsports aficionados as he bought the Hyderabad franchise for the i1 Super Series motorsports race that will ... Read more...

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Cricket diplomacy: New Zealand to bat for FTA with India


June 26th, 2011 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) Bollywood and cricket will blend with diplomacy when the prime ministers of India and New Zealand hold talks Tuesday to push a free trade ... Read more...

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Can’t reduce Kochi, Pune’s IPL franchise fees: Srinivasan


April 27th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Wednesday rejected new entrants Kochi and Pune's request to reduce by 25 percent their Indian Premier ... Read more...

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Pandey to bolster Pune Warriors line-up


April 24th, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 24 (IANS) The return of hard-hitting batsman Manish Pandey after serving a ban is a huge plus for the Pune Warriors as they take on the Chennai Super ... Read more...

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Kochi Tuskers will fight back in remaining IPL matches: Jayawardene


April 14th, 2011 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Apr 14 (ANI): Kochi Tuskers Kerala skipper Mahela Jayawardene has said that they should have been more conscious and alert against Pune Warriors, and added that he has full confidence ... Read more...

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Old guard out to make a statement in IPL


April 12th, 2011 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 12 (IANS) The old guard is out to make a statement in the Indian Premier League (IPL). It is still early days, but India's batting stalwarts Rahul Dravid ... Read more...

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May enter Bengal cricket administration someday: Sourav


February 14th, 2011 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 13 (IANS) Former Indian skipper Sourav Ganguly said Sunday he might enter West Bengal's cricket administration "someday"."Honestly, I have not really though about it. It's a special place for me. ... Read more...

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Dada bids adieu to cricket after IPL snub


February 7th, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Feb 7 (ANI): Former Indian skipper Sourav Ganguly on Monday retired from all forms of cricket.The decision came after no team picked him up in the recently held Indian Premier League ... Read more...

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Ganguly’s dream of playing in IPL over


February 4th, 2011 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 4 (IANS) Sourav Ganguly's chances of playing the Indian Premier League (IPL) is over after franchises objected to Kochi's interest to buy the former India captain. At an IPL Governing ... Read more...

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Kanye West’s Chicago restaurant shuts down


February 1st, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 1 (ANI): Hip-hop star Kanye West's venture into the restaurant business seems to have hit a rough patch.One of his Fatburger fast food restaurants has closed in Chicago, Illinois ... Read more...

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After Mumbai Indians, Modi questions IPL auction changes


January 28th, 2011 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) After Mumbai Indians, suspended Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman Lalit Modi questioned the last-minute changes made to the January 8-9 players' auction in Bangalore."The changing of players ... Read more...

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Daniel Christian attracts big IPL money (Night Lead)


January 9th, 2011 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 9 (IANS) The excitement of the ebb and flow of the first day's auction in the Indian Premier League (IPL) was expectedly missing on the second day and ... Read more...

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BCCI maintains total transparency on IPL: Amin


January 9th, 2011 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 9 (IANS) Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman Chirayu Amin Sunday denied that Chennai Super Kings owner N. Srinivasan had an edge over the other team owners as he is also ... Read more...

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Availability, high price went against English cricketers: Franchisees


January 9th, 2011 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 9 (IANS) High prices and uncertainty over availability hit English cricketers at the Indian Premier League (IPL) players' auction that ended here Sunday.Ashes heroes James Anderson and Grame Swann were ... Read more...

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IPL auction: Present form, future potential outbid past records


January 8th, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S. Karnic Bangalore, Jan 8 (IANS) If cricket is a game of glorious uncertainties, building a team for its shortest version cannot be any better. That is what the bidding here for ... Read more...

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Lalit Modi gets reprieve from Bombay High Court


December 25th, 2010 - 3:47 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0Mumbai, Dec 25 (ANI): The Bombay High Court on Saturday stayed the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI)'s disciplinary committee's proceedings against former Indian Premier League (IPL) Chairman ... Read more...

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Bombay High Court upholds stay on Rajasthan Royals termination


December 14th, 2010 - 8:50 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Dec 14 (ANI): The Bombay High Court on Tuesday upheld the stay on the termination of Rajasthan Royals made by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) following which ... Read more...

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Everonn Education to appoint 1,000 franchisees


December 9th, 2010 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 9 (IANS) Everonn Education Limited (EEL), a city-based education service provider with a Rs.293 crore annual revenue, plans to appoint around 1,000 franchisees across the country in the next three ... Read more...

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Bombay High Court stays Kings XI Punjab’s termination from IPL


December 8th, 2010 - 9:54 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Dec 8 (ANI): The Bombay High Court on Wednesday granted Kings XI Punjab an interim stay on its expulsion from the Indian Premier League (IPL) but said the franchise would have ... Read more...

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Mumbai Indians retain four players, including Sachin, Harbhajan


December 8th, 2010 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 8 (IANS) Mumbai Indians have retained Sachin Tendulkar, Harbhajan Singh, West Indian Kieron Pollard and Sri Lanka's Lasith Malinga for the next two seasons of the Indian Premier League ... Read more...

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BCCI allows Kochi to participate in IPL 4


December 5th, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Dec 5 (ANI): The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Sunday allowed the Kochi franchisee to participate in the fourth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).The IPL ... Read more...

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No more easy money for New Zealand players in IPL 4


December 5th, 2010 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Dec 5 (ANI): The era of New Zealand cricketers earning easy money in the Indian Premier League might end, as the IPL franchisees are deciding to cut back on the ... Read more...

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IPL Kochi’s fate likely to be decided today


December 5th, 2010 - 12:20 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Dec 5 (ANI): Suspense over the fate of the Indian Premier League (IPL) Kochi franchise will finally end as the Governing Council meets here today to take a decision on the ... Read more...

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Franchise India 2010 to have over 325 companies


November 28th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) Over 325 Indian and foreign companies will be seeking partners for doing business in India at the Franchise India 2010 - an annual convention for firms looking ... Read more...

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