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World T20: Gibson upbeat on Windies chances


September 11th, 2012 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), Sep 11 (IANS/CMC) West Indies coach Ottis Gibson has expressed confidence in his side's chances in the World Twenty20 Tournament beginning Sep 18 in Sri Lanka. Gibson said the ... Read more...

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‘Neethaane En Ponvasantham’ perfect rendition of melody, trance (Tamil Film Music Review)


September 6th, 2012 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Neethaane En Ponvasantham"; Music Director: Ilayaraja; Lyricist: Na Muthukumar; Singers: Yuvan Shankar Raja, Karthik, Sunidhi Chauhan, Ramya NSK, Ilayaraja, Suraj Jagan and Bela Shende; Rating: ****"Neethaane En Ponvasantham" is ... Read more...

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Boxers Shiva, Sangwan strike gold at Olympic qualifier


April 12th, 2012 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Astana (Kazakhstan), April 12 (IANS) Teenage boxers Shiva Thapa (56kg) and Sumit Sangwan (81kg) won gold in their respective categories at the Asian Olympic qualifying event here Thursday, a day ... Read more...

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Windies batsmen can play spin: A team coach


November 4th, 2011 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
St. John's (Antigua) Nov 4 (IANS/CMC) West Indies A-team coach Hendy Springer has railed against conventional wisdom that the current stock of batsmen lack competence to play spin.Springer, a former Barbados ... Read more...

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Fitness will be properly scrutinised: Srikkanth


September 29th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 29 (IANS) India's chief cricket selector Kris Srikkanth said Thursday that the 15-member squad for the first two ODIs was selected purely on the basis of fitness and ... Read more...

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Sonakshi kicked about meatier role in ‘Kick’


June 4th, 2011 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 4 (IANS) After the success of "Dabangg", actress Sonakshi Sinha has again been paired opposite Salman Khan in "Kick", but this time she will be getting much ... Read more...

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Shoaib Akhtar has “psychological edge” over Tendulkar: Hanif Mohammad


March 29th, 2011 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 29(ANI): Pakistan should play pace bowler Shoaib Akhtar against India in Wednesday's World Cup semi-final if the Mohali wicket is not spin-friendly, as the Rawalpindi Express has a "psychological ... Read more...

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Australia, Pakistan will look to finish at top of Group A (Preview)


March 18th, 2011 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 18 (IANS) The much awaited Australia-Pakistan clash at the R. Premadasa Stadium here Saturday is far from being a dead rubber as both teams would like to ... Read more...

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Pak openers unsure about batting tactics, says Afridi


March 14th, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Pallekele (Sri Lanka), Mar 14(ANI): Pakistan's opening batsmen are struggling in the ongoing World Cup because they are not sure whether to play their positive game or just try to survive early ... Read more...

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Fergie says Black Eyed Peas will turn Super Bowl into a ‘party’


February 6th, 2011 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 6 (ANI): Fergie has promised that the Black Eyed Peas will turn the Super Bowl halftime show into a "party"."It'll be a party in the middle of the game," ... Read more...

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Maggie Rodriguez, Harry Smith and Dave Price Replaced From CBS’s “The Early Show”


December 2nd, 2010 - 2:59 am ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Maggie Rodriguez, the co-anchor of "The Early Show" has been replaced from the show along with Harry Smith and Dave Price, CBS News president Sean McManus ... Read more...

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Jwala, Ashwini perfect foil for each other


October 14th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
By Avishek Roy New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) Ashwini Ponnappa is soft-spoken, mild mannered, girl-next- door. Jwala Gutta is outward, aggressive and never shy of speaking out her mind. These contrasting traits may ... Read more...

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Pakistan lacks players with ‘right temperament’ for Test cricket: Afridi


August 16th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Aug 16(ANI): Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi insists that the lack of players with the 'right temperament' for Test cricket is the reason behind a struggling national team in the ongoing tour ... Read more...

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Mushtaq tells PCB to stick with Salman-Waqar combination


July 29th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 29(ANI): Former Pakistan leg-spinner-turned England spin bowling coach, Mushtaq Ahmed, has urged the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to persist with the combination of newly appointed captain Salman Butt and coach ... Read more...

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England-Germany clash too close to call: Kahn


June 25th, 2010 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 25 (DPA) Former Germany goalkeeper Oliver Kahn said Friday that Sunday's World Cup Round of 16 match between arch-rivals Germany and England was too close to call. "This time around you ... Read more...

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Keith Jardine Defeated By Matt Hamill


June 20th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Las Vegas, June 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Ultimate Fighter Finale game between Matt Hamill and Keith Jardine turned out to one of the most exciting games on Saturday night. The ... Read more...

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Razzaq accuses ex-PCB chief of trying to ruin his career


February 23rd, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb. 23 (ANI): Pakistani all-rounder Abdul Razzaq has accused former PCB chief Nasim Ashraf of trying to destroy his international career.Razzaq, who smashed 46 runs off just 18 balls ... Read more...

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Razzak accuses Ashraf of trying to destroy his career


February 22nd, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Feb 22 (IANS) Pakistan all-rounder Abdul Razzaq has taken a swipe at Nasim Ashraf saying the former cricket board chairman tried to destroy his international career. Razzaq, who smashed a whirlwind ... Read more...

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France deeply involved in Afghanistan reconstruction: Jerome Bonnafont


February 1st, 2010 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 1 (ANI): French Ambassador to India Jerome Bonnafont has said that his nation is very much involved in developmental efforts in Afghanistan."We are very much involved in ... Read more...

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Swann says England team’s tweeting will continue uncensored


October 24th, 2009 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.24 (ANI): Off-spinner Graeme Swann has said that he will lead England's tweet nothings in South Africa this winter.According to The Mirror, England bosses briefly considered banning tweets, but Swann, whose ... Read more...

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Speedy Koreans sink India in Asian basketball


September 17th, 2009 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 17 (IANS) For all the pre-tournament hype, India were out of depth against defending champions South Korea who won the Level-1 game 102-46 in the Asian Basketball Championship for women ... Read more...

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‘Sankham’ audio launched


August 22nd, 2009 - 11:34 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
The audio of "Sankham' directed by Siva and jointly produced by J Bhagawan and J Pulla Rao under the banner of Sri Balaji Cine Media with Gopichand and Trisha in the lead ... Read more...

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Jwala hopes to be in world’s top five in mixed doubles


August 16th, 2009 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
By Avishek Roy Hyderabad, Aug 16 (IANS) Jwala Gutta hopes that she and her mixed doubles partner V.Diju will be among the top five in the world badminton rankings by the year end.For ... Read more...

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UK terror probe panel chief keen on learning from India


July 31st, 2009 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Devirupa Mitra New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) India has been asked to share "good practices" on counter-terrorism strategies as part of a UK parliamentary panel's inquiry into the 2005 London subway ... Read more...

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Flip-flops, baseball caps may increase skin cancer risk


May 21st, 2009 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 21 (ANI): Flip-flops and baseball caps may have become must-have accessories for teens, outdoor enthusiasts, gardeners or anyone trying to keep cool during the sweltering days of summer, but they ... Read more...

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Deccan Chargers hope to bounce back against Rajasthan


May 1st, 2009 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Port Elizabeth, May 1 (IANS) Deccan Chargers would be looking to rediscover their winning touch when they meet Rajasthan Royals in Saturday's double-header of the Indian Premier League here. Deccan Chargers have ruthlessly ... Read more...

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The secrets to a shapely butt!


April 18th, 2009 - 9:16 am ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) Want to have the perfect and shapely butt a la Hollywood star Jennifer Lopez and Bollywood's very own beauty Malaika Arora Khan? If yes, ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka leave for Pakistan to play two-match Test series


February 14th, 2009 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Feb 14 (IANS) After a disappointing one-day series loss against Indians at home, the Sri Lankan team led by Mahela Jayawardene left for Pakistan Saturday to play the two-match Test series ... Read more...

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Liverpool winger Pennant loaned to Portsmouth


January 21st, 2009 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 21 (DPA) Liverpool winger Jermaine Pennant has agreed to be loaned to Portsmouth.The 26-year-old, who had been linked with moves to Real Madrid and AC Milan, will remain at Fratton ... Read more...

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Bollywood hails Rahman for winning Golden Globe


January 12th, 2009 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 12 (IANS) Bollywood music director A.R. Rahman Monday became the first Indian to win the Golden Globe Award, for best original musical score in Danny Boyle's movie "Slumdog Millionaire". The ... Read more...

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Canada based Meera makes musical debut with `My Ranjha”


October 31st, 2008 - 9:10 pm ICT by ANI
By Shiv Yadav New Delhi, Oct.31 (ANI): Meera, the Canada-based businesswoman of Indian origin, recently launched her debut Punjabi music album `My Ranjha''. For Meera, her debut album is a celebration of ... Read more...

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It’’s going to be an intense series: Kirsten


October 3rd, 2008 - 10:32 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore , Oct 3 (ANI): Indian cricket coach Gary Kirsten on Friday said the upcoming four-test series between India and Australia is going to be competitive and intense.Speaking to the media ... Read more...

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Skimpy bikinis, female beach volleyball players mantra for gold at Beijing!


August 10th, 2008 - 10:43 am ICT by ANI
Washington, August 10 (ANI): Four-time Olympian Natalie Cook has rubbished suggestions that micro-bikinis worn by female beach volleyball players are spectators eye candy, insisting that they are worn for convenience.The ... Read more...

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ART treatment for HIV less effective with anti-TB therapy


August 4th, 2008 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 4 (ANI): An HIV treatment widely used in developing countries because of lower cost may not make a good combination with rifampicin-based anti-tuberculosis therapy, according to a new study. ... Read more...

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Marwaris thrilled at Rajasthan Royals’ IPL victory


June 2nd, 2008 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 2 (IANS) The Marwari community here is thrilled at the Rajasthan Royals winning the Indian Premier League (IPL) final. At the community's homes, offices and temples, the talk Monday was ... Read more...

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