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Smriti fires 66 to win golf title


August 30th, 2012 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 30 (IANS) Smriti Mehra shot the week's best four-under 66 to total 207 to win the second leg of the Hero-WGAI Women's Pro Tour at Clover Greens here ... Read more...

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Sharmila, Vani set for another face-off


August 27th, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 27 (IANS) Sharmila Nicollet and Vani Kapoor are head-to-head for the second consecutive week as they tee off in the second event of the Hero-WGAI Women's Pro Tour ... Read more...

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India take on Syria in Nehru Cup opener


August 6th, 2012 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) Defending champions India will take on Syria in the opening match of the Nehru Cup football tournament which kicks-off at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here ... Read more...

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British cyclist Wiggins begins Olympics opening ceremony


July 28th, 2012 - 3:15 am ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS) British cyclist Bradley Wiggins, the Tour de France champion, rang a huge bell at the Olympic Park to mark the beginning of the opening ceremony of ... Read more...

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Thousands of fishes die in Gomti (Lead)


June 25th, 2012 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 25 (IANS) Authorities in Uttar Pradesh Monday ordered a probe into the death of thousands of fishes which have died in the river Gomti here.The possible reasons that ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Hindus promote electric cremation in Taj city (Letter from Agra)


June 1st, 2012 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
Agra, June 1 (IANS) Motivated by ecological concerns, enlightened Hindus here are promoting electric cremation of the dead."Each year we need a minimum of 55,000 trees to burn bodies in ... Read more...

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Abhishek shares lead with Piyush in Usha Karnataka juniors


May 23rd, 2012 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 23 (IANS) Abhishek Kuhar, who has been in the top-three of the last two events on the IGU Junior circuit, shot a stunning round of six-under 64 and ... Read more...

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Green vegetables vital for breast cancer patients


April 5th, 2012 - 12:58 am ICT by IANS
London, April 4 (IANS) Women diagnosed with breast cancer are more likely to survive if they eat up their greens, a study suggests.A Chinese study has found a link between ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Ashok Kumar in lead after third round in Panasonic Open


March 31st, 2012 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) Ashok Kumar, considered one of the most naturally gifted players in Indian golf, took a big step towards his breakthrough win as sole lead at ... Read more...

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National Grass Court Tennis: Top seed Myneni in final


February 10th, 2012 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 10 (IANS) Men's top seed Rakesh Myneni and women's fourth seed Vaishnavi Peddi Reddy sailed into the finals of Indian Jute National Grass Court Tennis Championships here Friday.Myneni ... Read more...

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Sukul in round two of national grasscourt tennis


February 6th, 2012 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 6 (IANS) Fifth-seeded local boy Saurav Sakul marched into the second round with a straight set decimation of Maharashtra's Saurabh Patil in the inaugural match of the Indian ... Read more...

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National grass court tennis from Feb 6 (Lead)


February 1st, 2012 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 1 (IANS) Saketh Myneni has got the pride of place in the men's draw of the Rs.500,000 Indian Jute National Grass Court Tennis Championships to be held on ... Read more...

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Sauce tempts kids into eating more greens


December 2nd, 2011 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 2 (IANS) You always knew that dressing up greens was the way to get finicky kids to eat healthy. Now a study quantifies just how much it helps. ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Chowrasia keen to wrest Asian No.1 at Hong Kong Open


November 29th, 2011 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, Nov 29 (IANS) India's S.S.P. Chowrasia is not throwing in the towel in his bid to catch Filipino Juvic Pagunsan in the Asian Tour's Order of Merit race ... Read more...

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Parents should avoid pestering kids for meals


October 12th, 2011 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 12 (IANS) Parents who keep nagging their children to make them "eat their greens" would do their kids' health a big favour by avoiding to do so, say ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Noida, Greater Noida farmers and home buyers on war path (Lead)


July 24th, 2011 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
Noida/Greater Noida, July 23 (IANS) It was a day of protests in Noida and Greater Noida Saturday - farmers vowing to oppose new government moves to acquire their ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Rashid Khan tied 10th at Worldwide Holdings Selangor Masters


July 22nd, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Shah Alam (Malaysia), July 22 (IANS) Indian golfer Rashid Khan, who turned a professional after the Asian Games last year, scored three-under 69 and rose to tied 10th place in ... Read more...

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Ankita Chaudhry to debut at Paris’ Pret a Porter (With images)


July 18th, 2011 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) She is just 25 and Indian designer Ankita Chaudhry, the owner of the SAAJ label, is all set to make her debut at the PrĂȘt ... Read more...

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It’s greens versus government in Karnataka (Bangalore Newletter)


July 5th, 2011 - 10:36 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 5 (IANS) The Karnataka government and Bangaloreans are on collision course, being on opposite sides of the development versus conservation debate.While the government is fighting off the Unesco ... Read more...

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Lahiri one behind leader Prayad at Queens Cup Golf


June 16th, 2011 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
Samui (Thailand), June 16 (IANS) Thai star Prayad Marksaeng snatched the first-round lead with a six-under-par 65 to give himself a one-shot lead over 23-year-old Anirban Lahiri of India in ... Read more...

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Sidharth takes lead in TN Open amateur golf


June 7th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Coimbatore, June 7 (IANS) On a windy day, when scoring was rather tough, Sidharth Seth took a one shot lead despite a run of four bogeys in the last five ... Read more...

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Himmat in joint lead at ICTSI Philippine Open golf


May 12th, 2011 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, May 12 (IANS) India's Himmat Rai put behind the disappointment of not notching up a win on the Asian Development Tour last week by taking the first round lead ... Read more...

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Sangwan is overall leader in Haryana Open junior golf


May 11th, 2011 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, May 11 (IANS) On a hot and humid morning Wednesday, Piyush Sangwan, just 13 years of age and playing in B category, was leading in the A & B ... Read more...

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Exposure to light imparts nutrition to green salads at groceries


May 4th, 2011 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 4 (ANI): A new study suggests that seeing the expiry date of green salads is not enough, it is advisable to pick greens which have more exposure to light than ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Tiger Woods’ niece, Cheyenne, wins ACC individual golf title


April 19th, 2011 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 19 (ANI): The golf leaderboard saw the name Woods' after a long time on Sunday, when Tiger Woods' niece grabbed her first ACC women's individual title, after finishing ... Read more...

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Indians big bid for top honours in Panasonic golf


April 7th, 2011 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) Indians made a strong bid for top honours at the $300,000 Panasonic Open being played at the Delhi Golf Club here, with four featuring in ... Read more...

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Dhoni to don army uniform


April 5th, 2011 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) Indian captain M.S. Dhoni will soon don the Indian Army's olive greens after accepting an offer of honorary commission in the Territorial Army here Tuesday.Army ... Read more...

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Jeetesh and Jaini lead Indian charge at SAIL Open golf


March 24th, 2011 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) The Indian challenge at the $300,000 SAIL Open continued to be strong as seven Indians figured in the top-10 at the end of the third ... Read more...

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Australian man not convicted, jailed nine years!


March 17th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, March 17 (IANS) West Australia's attorney-general has defended a decision to keep an intellectually disabled man in prison for over nine years, without being convicted or standing trial.Marlon ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Dressing up Bipasha, Deepika, Katrina fun: Gauri-Nainika (Interview)


March 14th, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 14 (IANS) Designer duo Gauri and Nainika Karan enjoy working with Bollywood celebrities and have dressed many actresses but say styling Bipasha Basu, Deepika Padukone and Katrina ... Read more...

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Chandigarh’s roses as beautiful as the city, gush foreigners


February 26th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Ritika Sharma Chandigarh, Feb 26 (IANS) Chandigarh's annual Rose Festival not only attracts tens of thousands of visitors from the city and adjoining states but also a large number ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Mother’s milk define kid’s taste


February 20th, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 20 (IANS) Mothers wanting their children to eat greens should consume plenty of vegetables themselves while breast feeding, new research says. Scientists have discovered that babies' taste buds are ... Read more...

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Oz Coalition takes poll-winning lead over ruling Labour Party


February 14th, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb.14 (ANI): The latest Herald/Nielsen poll shows the opposition Coalition leading the ruling Labor on a two-party preferred basis by 54 per cent to 46 per cent, a swing of four ... Read more...

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Oz PM will not be allowed to address Kiwi Parliament


February 14th, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 14 (ANI): Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard will not be allowed to address New Zealand's Parliament during her visit to Wellington this week.The New Zealand Green Party opposed a ... Read more...

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Bribing kids to eat veggies really does work


February 8th, 2011 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 08 (ANI): A new study has found that bribing children is the best way to get them to eat vegetables.Children who were rewarded for eating their greens over a fortnight ... Read more...

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