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Inter-Institutional TT: Double delight for Ghosh, Ghatak


August 27th, 2012 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 27 (IANS) Teenager Soumyajit Ghosh and veteran Poulomi Ghatak captured the singles and doubles crowns at the 42nd All-India Inter-Institutional Table Tennis Championships here Monday.Twenty-year-old Ghosh anointed himself ... Read more...

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Inter-institutional TT: Most seeded players in pre-quarters


August 26th, 2012 - 12:36 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 25 (IANS) Men's ninth seed Devesh Karia and 13th ranked Sourav Chakraborty bit the dust even as most seeded players made it to the pre-quarter-finals in the men's ... Read more...

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PSPB paddlers likely to dominate


August 21st, 2012 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 21 (IANS) The Petroleum Sports Promotion Board (PSPB) paddlers are likely to dominate the 42nd edition of the All-India Inter-Institutional Table Tennis Championships which get under way at ... Read more...

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Olympic-bound paddlers leave for exposure trip


June 6th, 2012 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) Olympic-bound paddlers Soumyajit Ghosh and Ankita Das with 13 other table tennis players left here Wednesday to participate in the Swedish Open and Brazil Open ... Read more...

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Best paddlers did not make London cut: Chief TT coach


May 30th, 2012 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) India's best paddlers have not qualified for the London Olympics, says chief table tennis coach Leszek Kucharski who also feels that top star Sharath Kamal ... Read more...

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Movie maestro Mrinal Sen turns 90


May 14th, 2012 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 14 (IANS) Director Mrinal Sen, rated as one of the pioneers of the alternative cinema movement in the country, turned 90 Monday. He spent the day attending a ... Read more...

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London dreams of Indian paddlers shattered


May 12th, 2012 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
Doha, May 12 (IANS) The London dreams of Indian paddlers Achanta Sharath Kamal, Athony Amalraj and Poulomi Ghatak lay shattered after they failed to move into the round of 16 ... Read more...

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Olympic TT qualifier: Sharath, Amalraj, Poulomi enter knock-out stage


May 12th, 2012 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
Doha, May 11 (IANS) Indian paddlers Sharath Kamal, Anthony Amalraj and Poulomi Ghatak entered the knock-out stage at the World Olympic Qualification Championships here Friday.Sharath defeated Kirill Gerassimenkno of Kazakhstan ... Read more...

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Indians paddlers start Olympic qualifying campaign in style


May 10th, 2012 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Doha, May 10 (IANS) India's Anthony Amalraj, Achanta Sharath Kamal and Poulomi Ghatak started their Olympic qualifying campaign in style with wins in their first matches at the Table Tennis ... Read more...

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Easy draw for Sharath Kamal in TT Olympic qualifier


May 10th, 2012 - 12:22 am ICT by IANS
Doha, May 9 (IANS) India's ace paddler and World No.83 Achanta Sharath Kamal has been handed a easy draw but his compatriot Anthony Amalraj and the Indian women may not ... Read more...

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Sharath-led Indian TT team leaves for final Olympic qualifier


May 8th, 2012 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) A four-member Indian table tennis team comprising Sharath Kamal left for Doha Tuesday morning to give it a last shot at qualifying for the London ... Read more...

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Gurgaon students hold demonstrations for Dana Sangma


May 1st, 2012 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, May 1 (IANS) The National Students' Union of India (NSUI), along with students from various faculties at the Amity University campus here, demonstrated Tuesday against the university administration and ... Read more...

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TT: Soumyajit, Ankita book London berth, heartbreak for Sharath


April 22nd, 2012 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) Soumyajit Ghosh and Ankita Das, booked their London Olympics berths Sunday in the Asian Olympic Qualification Table Tennis Tournament in Hong Kong, but it was ... Read more...

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Sharath Kamal close to sealing London berth


April 20th, 2012 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Achanta Sharath Kamal registered a comfortable win over Vietnam's Quyinh Tran Tuan of Vietnam 11-1, 11-9, 11-5, 11-4 in the third round Asian Olympic Qualification ... Read more...

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Olympic qualifying: Men paddlers top groups, Ankita in second stage


April 19th, 2012 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) All the three Indian men paddlers topped their groups to move a step closer and enter stage two of the Asian Olympic Qualification Table Tennis ... Read more...

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Indian paddlers upbeat as they leave for Olympic qualifiers


April 16th, 2012 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) A lot will depend on how well the the six-member Indian table tennis squad, led by the experienced Achanta Sharath Kamal, uses the opportunity at ... Read more...

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Partition, terror and women on book shelf (IANS BOOKS THIS WEEK)


April 14th, 2012 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) The book shelf this weekend is a pile of serious narratives - both fiction and non-fiction. Browse with IANS...Book: "A Life Long Ago (Dayamoyeer Katha)"; ... Read more...

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Blame game over delay faced by new Bengal judges (Lead)


April 9th, 2012 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 9 (IANS) The swearing-in ceremony of seven new judges of the Calcutta High Court had to be deferred by several hours Monday, leading to a blame game ... Read more...

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Indian men’s and women’s paddlers to play for 25-32 positions


March 28th, 2012 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
Dortmund (Germany), March 28 (IANS) Indian men and women paddlers made it to the second stage of the Liebherr World Table Tennis Championships here Wednesday and would now settle for ... Read more...

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Asian TT: Indian men stretch Chinese Taipei in quarters


February 27th, 2012 - 1:22 am ICT by IANS
Macau, Feb 26 (IANS) Indian men bowed out of the medal reckoning after losing to Chinese Taipei 2-3 in the quarterfinals of the Asian Table Tennis Championships early here Sunday. ... Read more...

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Feb 28 strike: Trinamool, Left on collision course


February 24th, 2012 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 24 (IANS) West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress and the Left Front seemed on a collision course Friday on the Feb 28 nationwide strike called by 11 central trade ... Read more...

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Asian TT: Indian men, women enter quarters


February 24th, 2012 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Macau, Feb 24 (IANS) India entered the quarterfinals of the men's and women's team events at the Asian Table Tennis Championships with contrasting victories here Friday.The men, led by Sharath ... Read more...

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Two Bengal CPI-M leaders killed, Left blames Trinamool (Lead)


February 22nd, 2012 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 22 (IANS) Two Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leaders, including a former legislator, were killed in a clash in West Bengal's Burdwan district Wednesday in an incident ... Read more...

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Indian contingent leaves for Asian TT Championships in Macau


February 21st, 2012 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Sharath Kamal and Poulomi Ghatak will lead the Indian men's and women's challenge at the Asian Table Tennis Championships at Macau Feb 23-March 1.The other ... Read more...

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National TT: Maharashtra women stun holders PSPB to enter final


January 25th, 2012 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 25 (IANS) Maharashtra A's women stunned defending champions Petroleum Sports Promotion Board (PSPB) in the semifinals of the Senior National and Inter-State Table Tennis Championship at the SAI ... Read more...

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John not ready to give up romantic hero tag


September 28th, 2011 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) Bollywood heartthrob John Abraham hopes that his upcoming film "Force" helps him get recognition as an action hero but at the same time he is ... Read more...

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Bengal establishes human rights courts


September 9th, 2011 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 8 (IANS) To ensure fast disposal of rights violation cases, the West Bengal government has set up human rights courts in all the state's 19 districts, a minister ... Read more...

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Amalraj, Poulomi bag East Zone TT titles


August 28th, 2011 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Bolpur, Aug 28 (IANS) Anthony Amalraj and Poulomi Ghatak of Petroleum Sports Promotion Broad (PSPB) won the men's and women's singles title at the Eastern India Table Tennis Championships here ... Read more...

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Bengal announces four more judicial probe panels


July 9th, 2011 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 9 (IANS) The West Bengal government has decided to set up four inquiry commissions to probe an unnatural death and mass killing cases between 1971 and 2008, a ... Read more...

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Sourav Ganguly in key Bengal sports panel


July 7th, 2011 - 12:21 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 6 (IANS) The West Bengal government Wednesday roped in former Indian cricket captain Sourav Ganguly as vice chairman of the State Sports Council.Disclosing this, state Sports Minister ... Read more...

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Portfolios of West Bengal council of ministers


May 21st, 2011 - 2:39 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 21 (IANS) Following is the list of West Bengal ministers with their portfolios announced after midnight Friday:Chief Minister: Mamata Banerjee - Home, Health, Land and Land Reforms, ... Read more...

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Sharath crashes out of World TT Championship


May 11th, 2011 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) India's Sharath Kamal crashed out of the World Table Tennis Championships, losing in the first round to lower-ranked Chen Chien-An of Chinese Taipei 1-4 in ... Read more...

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West Bengal rewards CWG medal winners


November 3rd, 2010 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 2 (IANS) Commonwealth Games medallists from West Bengal were rewarded by the state government here Tuesday and were given cash prizes ranging from Rs.2-7 lakh.Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee handed over ... Read more...

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Pookutty to turn director to tell father-son story


October 29th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Oct 29 (IANS) Oscar winning sound designer Resul Pookutty is all set to turn director with a film starring Amitabh Bachchan.Pookutty's film will be an emotional father-son ... Read more...

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Banerjee assures jobs to CWG, other medal winners


October 29th, 2010 - 1:07 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 28 (IANS) Railways Minister Mamata Banerjee Thursday assured jobs to several Commonwealth Games (CWG) medal winners and other sportspersons and announced that her department will set up four academies ... Read more...

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