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Hounded by kin, couple moves Bengal rights panel


September 18th, 2012 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 18 (IANS) Threatened by relatives for marrying outside their religions, a man and his wife from the city Tuesday approached the West Bengal Human Rights Commission seeking its ... Read more...

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Toongate professor awarded compensation


August 13th, 2012 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 13 (IANS) The West Bengal Human Rights Commission Monday recommended departmental proceedings against two police officers for arresting two people including a Jadavpur University professor for online ... Read more...

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Dalmiya has a challenger in Samar Pal for top CAB post


July 21st, 2012 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 20 (IANS) Seasoned cricket administrator Jagmohan Dalmiya will be up against former association joint-secretary Samar Pal for the president's post in the Cricket Association of Bengal during its ... Read more...

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Small screen apes big; creativity down the tube


July 7th, 2012 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) Where has all the creativity gone, wonder television viewers who find that an increasing number of soaps have annoyingly familiar stories, taken from one ... Read more...

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Deaf-mute athlete raped in Bengal, attacker arrested


June 26th, 2012 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 26 (IANS) An auto-rickshaw driver was arrested for raping a deaf and mute national level athlete in West Bengal's North Dinajpur district, police said Tuesday."Ranjit Das, 28, was ... Read more...

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I want to inspire women, says Mona Singh


June 23rd, 2012 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) Actor Mona Singh won hearts as an ugly, yet confident duckling in "Jassi Jaisi Koi Nahi", and now as a strong woman who battles her ... Read more...

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India’s mining scenario chaotic: Rights group


June 14th, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 14 (IANS) India's government has systematically failed to ensure that the country's multi-billion-dollar mining industry adheres to key human rights and environmental laws, an international rights watchdog said ... Read more...

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Knight Riders beat Pune Warriors to finish as second-placed team (Lead)


May 20th, 2012 - 1:38 am ICT by IANS
Pune, May 19 (IANS) Kolkata Knight Riders cruised into the play-offs in style beating Pune Warriors by 34 runs in their last league encounter of the Indian Premier League ... Read more...

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Negi youngest to win Asian Chess Championship


May 14th, 2012 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) India's newly-crowned Asian chess champion Primarjan Negi has become the youngest to win the continental title.The 19-year-old Negi, who won the Asian title in the ... Read more...

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Chandila credits Hirwani for his hat-trick


May 13th, 2012 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 13 (IANS) Little-known off-spinner Ajit Chandila, who became an overnight star by picking the first hat-trick of the Indian Premier League-V, attributed his success to the pep ... Read more...

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Chandila takes first hat-trick of IPL-V as Royals trounce Warrios (Lead)


May 13th, 2012 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 13 (IANS) Off-spinner Ajit Chandila took the first hat-trick of the Indian Premier League-V in Rajasthan Royal's emphatic win over the listless Pune Warriors here Sunday, keeping ... Read more...

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Rajasthan Royals need a win against Pune Warriors


May 12th, 2012 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 11 (IANS) Rajasthan Royals have it all to do when they take on Pune Warriors in the Indian Premier League (IPL) here Sunday. After a bright start to ... Read more...

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RCB look to maintain momentum against hapless Warriors


May 10th, 2012 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, May 10 (IANS) Royal Challengers, who got back their Indian Premier League (IPL) campaign with a convincing win against Mumbai Indians, will be looking to strengthen their position ... Read more...

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Rajasthan look to consolidate their momentum


May 7th, 2012 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, May 7 (IANS) Rajasthan Royals arrested a four-match losing streak by beating Kings XI Punjab by 43 runs in their last Indian Premier League (IPL) match and ... Read more...

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It was like playing an away game: Gambhir


May 5th, 2012 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 5 (IANS) With a packed Eden Gardens cheering their favourite son Sourav Ganguly, Kolkata Knight Riders' skipper Gautam Gambhir Saturday said it was like playing an away ... Read more...

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Knight Riders edge past Warriors by 7 runs (Lead)


May 5th, 2012 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata May 5 (IANS) Kolkata Knight Riders shrugged off a spirited challenge by Sourav Ganguly-led Pune Warriors to coast to a seven-run win in a thrilling Indian Premier League ... Read more...

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Eden Garderns set for Dada-SRK grudge match (Preview)


May 4th, 2012 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 4 (IANS) One team has lost four matches on the trot in the Indian Premier League and now finds itself in the rear pack. The other side ... Read more...

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Pune Warriors banking on Clarke against Mumbai Indians


May 2nd, 2012 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, May 2 (IANS) Pune Warriors will be banking on Australian captain Michael Clarke to bring back their Indian Premier League (IPL) campaign on track when they face Mumbai ... Read more...

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Sangakkara and White star in Chargers’ second victory


May 1st, 2012 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Cuttack, May 1 (IANS) The highest third-wicket partnership of 157 runs in the Indian Premier League (IPL) between Kumar Sangakarra and Cameron White steered Deccan Chargers to their second win ... Read more...

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Guidelines to be framed for prepaid connections (Second Lead)


April 27th, 2012 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday directed that a five-member expert committee be set up to recommend guidelines for verifying those applying for prepaid mobile connections.A bench ... Read more...

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Panel to give guidelines on prepaid connections (Lead)


April 27th, 2012 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday directed the setting up of a five-member committee to recommend guidelines for verification of those applying for prepaid mobile connections.A bench ... Read more...

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Deccan Chargers beat Pune Warriors for first IPL win


April 27th, 2012 - 1:30 am ICT by IANS
Pune, April 26 (IANS) Deccan Chargers tasted their first win of the fifth season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) as they beat Pune Warriors by 19 runs at the ... Read more...

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Vengsarkar, Shiny Wilson presented lifetime achievement awards


April 27th, 2012 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 26 (IANS) Former Indian cricket captain Dilip Vengsarkar and ace middle distance runner Shiny Wilson were Friday presented the lifetime achievements award by the Calcutta Sports Journalists Club ... Read more...

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Daredevils thrash Pune to avenge Kotla defeat (Lead)


April 24th, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, April 24 (IANS) Delhi Daredevils avenged their Ferozeshah Kotla defeat by Pune Warriors by thrashing them by eight wickets in the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Subrata ... Read more...

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Ryder, Ganguly star in Pune Warriors’ big win over Daredevils (Second Lead)


April 22nd, 2012 - 1:59 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) A blistering knock from Jesse Ryder and an all-round performance by Sourav Ganguly gave Pune Warriors a convincing 20-run win over Delhi Daredevils in ... Read more...

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Ryder, Ganguly star in Pune Warriors’ big win over Daredevils (Lead)


April 22nd, 2012 - 1:32 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) A blistering knock from Jesse Ryder and an all-round performance by Sourav Ganguly gave Pune Warriors a convincing 20-run win over Delhi Daredevils in ... Read more...

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Pune Warriors stroll to 22 runs win over Punjab (Lead)


April 9th, 2012 - 1:50 am ICT by IANS
Pune, April 9 (IANS) Pune Warriors recorded their second successive victory in the Indian Premier League (IPL) beating Kings XI Punjab convincingly by 22 runs at the Subrata Roy ... Read more...

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Naseer-Roopa in Usha Uthup’s music video


March 27th, 2012 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 27 (IANS) Rabindra Sangeet in English? Who but Usha Uthup would ever imagine such a thing! The indefatigable singer has pulled it off and even roped in a ... Read more...

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Human Rights Watch hails India


March 19th, 2012 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) Human Rights Watch Monday hailed India's decision to vote against Sri Lanka at the Human Rights Council meeting in Geneva over a "war crimes" ... Read more...

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Apex Court to hear Nupur, Rajesh Tawlar’s review petition


March 15th, 2012 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) The Supreme Court will hear in an open court a review plea by Rajesh and Nupur Talwar challenging its decision to allow their prosecution in ... Read more...

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Saha takes Bengal to the final of Vijay Hazare Trophy


March 10th, 2012 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) A captain's knock of unbeaten 53 by Wriddhiman Saha on a slow pitch at the Palam Cricket Ground helped Bengal reach the final of ... Read more...

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Budding cricketers have lot to learn from Dravid: Ganguly


March 9th, 2012 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 9 (IANS) Saluting Rahul Dravid, who called time on his glittering international career Friday, his one-time teammate Sourav Ganguly described him as one of the greatest batsmen ... Read more...

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Rahul Dravid, a gentleman-cricketer to the core (Profile)


March 9th, 2012 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 9 (IANS) Rahul Dravid never believed in half measures. He tried to be perfect in everything he did both on and off the field. For 16 years, ... Read more...

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Vijay Hazare Trophy: Dinda’s fifer takes Bengal to semis


March 6th, 2012 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) Medium pacer Ashok Dinda's five-wicket haul took Bengal into the semi-finals of the Vijay Hazare Trophy with a 15-run win over Madhya Pradesh in the ... Read more...

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New bench of apex court to hear 2G review plea


March 3rd, 2012 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) The government's petition seeking a review of the Supreme Court verdict assailing the first come first served policy in the 2G case as flawed and ... Read more...

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