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Kagawa’s girlfriend set to sizzle Manchester


July 14th, 2012 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 14 (IANS) Manchester United's newest signing Japanese Shinji Kagawa is set to add a dash of glamour to Old Trafford, thanks to his girlfriend Ameri Ichinose.Ichinose, an ... Read more...

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India to give major boost to Africa’s cotton output


June 1st, 2012 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Accra, June 1 (IANS) India has set in motion a $4.66 million programme to develop the cotton industry across the African continent, which has faced a combination of problems ... Read more...

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‘Shaktimaan’ recreated in animation


May 17th, 2012 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 17 (IANS) Popular Indian superhero series "Shaktimaan" has been animated and it comes every weekday on Nick channel.The first season of the series is a co-production between Reliance ... Read more...

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ADB aid to developing countries tops $21.7 bn in 2011


April 26th, 2012 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, April 26 (IANS) The Asian Development Bank (ADB) approved $21.72 billion in financing operations to Asian developing countries in 2011, a 14.5 percent year-on-year increase, according to its 2011 ... Read more...

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Dhoni, Shewag rubbish reports of rifts in Indian dressing room (Lead)


January 12th, 2012 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Jan 12 (IANS) Saying that the Australians must be dreaming, India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and senior batsman Virender Sehwag Thursday rubbished speculations in the media here of ... Read more...

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No rift in team, Australians must be dreaming: Dhoni


January 12th, 2012 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Jan 12 (IANS) India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni Thursday rubbished speculations of a rift in the dressing room saying the Australians must be dreaming."Australians must be dreaming about ... Read more...

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Australian media accuses Sehwag of creating rift in team


January 10th, 2012 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Jan 10 (IANS) The Australian media accused senior batsman Virender Sehwag of creating a rift in the Indian team, which is reeling under the stress of two embarrassing ... Read more...

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Handling injuries Shaun Marsh’s biggest challenge: Moody


December 26th, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 26 (IANS) Former Australian all-rounder Tom Moody, the man who transformed Shaun Marsh's career, feels that the young batsman's biggest challenge after giving up part lifestyle is his ... Read more...

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Santos wants to sing with Alejandro Fernandez


November 25th, 2011 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Nov 25 (IANS/EFE) Dominican singer Romeo Santos said in Mexico that he will seek to share his experience and voice with Mexico's Alejandro Fernandez to blend ranchera music ... Read more...

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Mccartney to launch eco-friendly sunglasses


October 18th, 2011 - 10:04 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 18 (IANS) Fashion designer Stella McCartney will launch a line of eco-friendly sunglasses next year.The British designer, who is a vegetarian and refuses to use leather or fur ... Read more...

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9 percent growth in 12th plan realistic: Official


October 1st, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 1 (IANS) The nine percent growth target of the Indian economy during the 12th Five Year Plan period is achievable despite the global economic slowdown, a top official ... Read more...

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Suspend violence for talks, Maoists told


September 21st, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 21 (IANS) The central government will be ready for talks if Maoists suspend violence even if they do not give up arms, Home Minister P. Chidambaram said ... Read more...

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100 mn pounds loss as British student nurses dropping out


August 21st, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 21 (IANS) A considerable number of trainee nurses in Britain are dropping out before finishing due to lack of funds, causing an estimated wastage of over 100 million ... Read more...

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Say no to plastic and grow more trees: Dikshit (April 22 is Earth Day)


April 22nd, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Friday exhorted school children and city residents to abandon the use of plastic and asked them to plant more trees.Addressing ... Read more...

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IGNOU can address skill deficit among youth: Vice chancellor


March 22nd, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), with its country-wide network, has the greatest potential to tackle the issue of skill deficit among youth, the ... Read more...

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Libyan soldiers ‘executed’ for refusing to fire at protesters


March 8th, 2011 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
Tripoli, March 8 (IANS) A rebel group has claimed that Libyan army officers were killed for refusing to fire at anti-government protesters in a mountainous region west of Tripoli, Al ... Read more...

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Gaddafi regime’s snipers kill 15 mourners attending funeral of protesters in Libya


February 20th, 2011 - 12:06 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Feb 20 (ANI): Sniper commandos have reportedly shot dead at least 15 mourners and wounded many others attending the funeral of protesters killed during the Libyan uprising as Colonel Muammar Gaddafi's ... Read more...

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IBM’s supercomputer to be pitted against humans in TV quiz


February 15th, 2011 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 15 (ANI): IBM's supercomputer Watson will compete against two humans in a TV quiz for the prize of a million dollars.Jeopardy tests a player's knowledge of trivia in a range ... Read more...

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‘Life As We Know It’ - nothing unexpected or funny (IANS Movie Review)


January 9th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Satyen K. Bordoloi Film: "Life As We Know It"; Cast: Katherine Heigl, Josh Duhamel, Josh Lucas, Christina Hendrick, Hayes MacArthur; Director: Greg Berlanti; Rating: * 1/2If you consider the title of this ... Read more...

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Karunakaran leaves behind sterling political legacy (Tribute)


December 24th, 2010 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Aswakumaran Vinod Kumar It was at a public rally in March 1995 in Thiruvananthapuram that K. Karunakaran made the famous one-liner that described the murky world of politics. "I was stabbed ... Read more...

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‘Top football clubs will soon have their presence in India’


December 8th, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) The day is not far when top international football clubs such as Real Madrid, Manchester United and FC Barcelona have presence in India, feels Paul Shipwright, ... Read more...

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Winning Adelaide Test will be Ponting’s greatest challenge: Warne


December 1st, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide (Australia), Dec.1 (ANI): Former Australian leg-spinner Shane Warne believes that the host team's bid to win the second Ashes Test in Adelaide will be skipper Ricky Ponting's greatest challenge.According to Warne, ... Read more...

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Ashes: Oz selectors have avoided difficult decision for another week


November 16th, 2010 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov.16 (ANI): A former Australian cricketer has sarcastically said that the selectors should have named all 66 Sheffield Shield players in the Ashes squad after they announced a bulging preliminary squad ... Read more...

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Love is the greatest challenge for all of us, says Jennifer Aniston


November 4th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 4 (ANI): Jennifer Aniston believes that love is the greatest challenge and still gets nervous when it comes to falling in love.The former 'Friends' star, who has in recent ... Read more...

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Brit triple-amputee paratrooper to take part in Washington marathon


October 25th, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 25(ANI): A British paratrooper who lost both legs and an arm fighting the Taliban in Afghanistan, will defy his injuries to take part in Marine Corp Marathon in Washington ... Read more...

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SRK brings in new strategies for Ra. One’s success


October 7th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 6, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Superstar Rajinikant and Aishwarya starrer trilingual movie Robot is doing a great business within just one week of the release. the viewers has loved the new ... Read more...

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Aussie squash star eyeing Commonwealth glory


September 20th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 20 (IANS) Australian squash star David Palmer Monday said his recent fighting performance against world No.1 Ramy Ashour in the British Open has encouraged him to do well in the ... Read more...

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Ponting says next seven months a huge challenge for Oz team


September 18th, 2010 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Sept.18 (ANI): Skipper Ricky Ponting has said that the next seven months for Australia and himself will be the greatest challenge of his career.He believes that a tour of India, ... Read more...

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First rescue drill reaches Chilean trapped miners


September 18th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 18 (ANI): The first of three rescue drills has reportedly reached the 33 Chilean miners trapped half a mile (0.70 kilometre) underground since 5 August, but it will still take ... Read more...

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‘Playing against India in India’ my greatest challenge: Hauritz


September 17th, 2010 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Sep 17(ANI): Australian off-spinner Nathan Hauritz has said that next month's two-Test series against World No.1 India would be the biggest challenge of his career.Hauritz, who has not played since June ... Read more...

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Time is right for luxury watches in India, but no place


September 1st, 2010 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) Luxury watch brands like Rolex, Bvlgari, Omega, Tissot and Longines are eyeing the booming market in India, but they say expanding business is a tough ... Read more...

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Edward Norton named as UN’s Goodwill Ambassador


July 11th, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, July 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Edward Norton, who is the renowned American actor has been named by the United Nations Secretary General - Ban Ki-moon as the UN's goodwill ambassador ... Read more...

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The Real Reason Why Anupam Kher Refused To Play Hitler


June 21st, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 21, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): It's not only the concern and protests of people from all over the world about ... Read more...

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Security experts’ six tips to ensure safe visit to South Africa World Cup


June 10th, 2010 - 6:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 10 (ANI): Security expert Johan Burger has offered six safety tips for World Cup tourists to prevent pick pocketing, robberies, and muggings following the armed robbery of a group of ... Read more...

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Carrie Bradshaw gushes about ex-flame’s Sex and the City 2 return


May 29th, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 29 (ANI): Sarah Jessica Parker, who plays the role of the smart and talented writer Carrie Bradshaw joins her pals for a trip in the Middle East and gets a ... Read more...

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