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90 Indian players sign up for Hockey India league


September 12th, 2012 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Indian hockey's best 90 players have signed up for the Hockey India (HI) League players' auction to be held next month in the run up ... Read more...

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Big win for Indian Oil


September 9th, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 9 (IANS) Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) chalked up their second win in Group B with a 15-3 rout of local challengers Integral Coach Factory in the 87th MCC-Murugappa ... Read more...

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Can’t make commercial films: ‘Anhey Ghorey…’ director


August 25th, 2012 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) Punjabi film director Gurvinder Singh, who received a National award for his debut film "Anhey Ghorey Da Daan" ("Alms for the Blind Horse"), says he ... Read more...

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Regional cinema doesn’t get media attention: Award-winning Punjabi director (With Images)


August 11th, 2012 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) His realistic take on farmers in "Anhey Ghorey Da Daan" has done the global festival circuit and even won three National Awards. But Punjabi ... Read more...

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NFDC dedicates ‘Anhey Ghorey…’ to Mani Kaul


August 9th, 2012 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) The National Film Development Corporation (NFDC) has decided to dedicate National award-winning Punjabi film "Anhey Ghorey Da Daan" to late filmmaker Mani Kaul, who was ... Read more...

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Gurdwara shooting: Tragic end for Delhi family


August 7th, 2012 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) This Diwali, Lokinder Kaur's 16-year-long wait would have ended for her husband Ranjit Singh. But destiny had something else in store for Kaur who will never ... Read more...

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‘Anhey Ghorey Da Daan’ to release Aug 10


August 2nd, 2012 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) National award-winning Punjabi film "Anhey Ghorey Da Daan" (Alms for the Blind Horse) will release across select cities Aug 10."With the release of this film, ... Read more...

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32 hockey players named for central contracts


June 8th, 2012 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) Hockey India (HI) Friday announced a list of 32 senior men core probables who will be awarded with central contracts for the 2012-13 season.The ... Read more...

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Punjab boys pip MP in national basketball


May 23rd, 2012 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
Pondicherry, May 23 (IANS) On a day of mostly one-sided matches, Punjab struggled to beat Madhya Pradesh 56-53 in the boys league of the 63rd National basketball championship for juniors ... Read more...

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East Bengal scrape past Chirag United 4-3


April 16th, 2012 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 16 (IANS) East Bengal beat Chirag United Kerala 4-3 in a thrilling I-League encounter at the Yuba Bharati Krinangan here Monday.For East Bengal, Penn Orji scored in the ... Read more...

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‘Regional cinema, regional parties rule India’


March 21st, 2012 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) "Office Office" fame actor Sanjay Mishra draws a parallel between regional movies and regional political parties, saying both are doing well in their respective ... Read more...

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Regional talent wins top honours at 59th National film awards (Roundup)


March 7th, 2012 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Regional actors and filmmakers swept the top honours, including best feature film, best direction and best actor titles, at the 59th National Film Awards ... Read more...

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Gurvinder Singh wins best director National Award


March 7th, 2012 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhie, March 7 (IANS) Gurvinder Singh was named the best director for his debut film "Anhe Ghorey Da Daan" at the 59th National Awards announced here Wednesday.Based on Gurdial ... Read more...

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Non-bailable warrant against Azharuddin


March 1st, 2012 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) A Delhi court Thursday issued a non-bailable warrant against former Indian cricket captain-turned-MP Mohammed Azharuddin after he failed to appear in person before a court ... Read more...

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Rajpal, Halappa left out from Olympics hockey probables


February 27th, 2012 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) The dream of former India captain Rajpal Singh and Arjun Halappa to play in the Olympics was over Monday as they were left out ... Read more...

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Azhar faces warrant in cheque bounce case


February 18th, 2012 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) A Delhi court Saturday issued non-bailable warrant against former Indian cricket team captain and MP Mohammed Azharuddin for not appearing in court on the day ... Read more...

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Ace forward Rajpal axed from hockey squad for Olympic qualifiers


January 30th, 2012 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) As expected former captain Rajpal Singh was Monday dropped from the 18-member India squad for the 2012 London Olympic qualifiers to be held at the ... Read more...

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Rajpal retained among 32 hockey probables for Olympic qualifiers


January 23rd, 2012 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) Despite raising doubts on striker Rajpal Singh's availability for the Olympic qualifiers, India's chief hockey coach Michael Nobbs Monday decided to retain the former ... Read more...

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Ranji Trophy: Mumbai begin with a big win over Railways


November 6th, 2011 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 6 (IANS) Mumbai began their Ranji Trophy season with a resoudning 10-wicket victory over Railways in the opening Elite Group match at Karnail Singh Stadium here Sunday.The ... Read more...

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Japan hold India to 1-1 draw in Asian Champions hockey


September 4th, 2011 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
Ordos (China), Sep 4 (IANS) A last minute equaliser by Japan denied India their second straight win at the inaugural Asian Men's Champions here Sunday.Striker Gurvinder Singh Chandi put India ... Read more...

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India trounce China 5-0 in Asian Champions hockey


September 3rd, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Ordos (China), Sep 3 (IANS) India recorded a convincing 5-0 victory against hosts China to begin their campaign in style in the men's Asian Champions Trophy hockey tournament here Saturday. ... Read more...

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Mani Kaul’s ‘Duvidha’, two more Indian movies at Venice fest


July 29th, 2011 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) Late filmmaker Mani Kaul's "Duvidha" will be screened at the 68th Venice International Film Festival, starting Aug 31, along with Gurvinder Singh's Punjabi movie "Anhey ... Read more...

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Punjab Infotech, Rayat-Bahra tie-up for skill development


July 21st, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 21 (IANS) Punjab Infotech, a state government enterprise, has tied up with leading education group, the Rayat-Bahra Group, for the "first of its kind centre in India", focusing ... Read more...

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48 probables selected for national hockey camp


July 16th, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) A core group of 48 probables for the Indian hockey team have been selected for international tournaments.The probables will take part in the second ... Read more...

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Three arrested for Haryana girl’s rape, murder (Lead)


May 27th, 2011 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kurukshetra (Haryana), May 27 (IANS) The rape and murder case of a teenaged student in this Haryana town earlier this month has been solved with the arrest of three people, ... Read more...

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Khushpreet murder case cracked, neighbours held


March 22nd, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 22 (IANS) They had mounting loans so they kidnapped Khushpreet Singh for ransom, kept him tied in a intoxicated state for 10 days and killed him when the ... Read more...

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Kingpin of Himachal’s fake certificate racket arrested


October 29th, 2010 - 12:58 am ICT by IANS
Shimla, Oct 28 (IANS) The kingpin behind the fake university certificate racket and his accomplice were arrested here Thursday, police said.Gurvinder Singh and his accomplice Nagesh were accused of issuing fake certificates ... Read more...

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Major fire at power grid station in Ludhiana


September 12th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Sep.13 (ANI): About 20 fire tenders had to be pressed into service here after a power grid station was up in flames on Saturday night.The flames also engulfed ... Read more...

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Two Punjab cops suspended for harassing people


June 1st, 2010 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
Zirakpur (Punjab), June 1 (IANS) Two traffic police constables have been suspended in this Punjab town on charges of harassing people and extorting money from drivers of outstation vehicles, officials said here ... Read more...

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Two Sikhs kidnapped in Pakistan rescued


March 1st, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 1 (IANS) Pakistani security forces Monday rescued two Sikhs kidnapped by the Taliban in the country's restive northwest. A third kidnapped Sikh was beheaded by his captors after their ... Read more...

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Two Sikhs rescued from Taliban in Pak’s Khyber Agency


March 1st, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar. 1 (ANI): Two Sikh men, who were kidnapped by Taliban from Pakistan's Khyber Agency a month ago, have been rescued in an operation by Pakistani security forces, according to ... Read more...

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MPs’ team meets PM over Sikh’s beheading by Taliban (Lead)


February 23rd, 2010 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) A delegation of members of parliament met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday in the wake of the beheading of a Sikh man by the Taliban in ... Read more...

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MPs delegation meets PM over Sikh’s beheading


February 23rd, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) A delegation of Members of Parliament met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday in connection with the beheading of a Sikh by the Taliban in Pakistan's tribal ... Read more...

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Beheading of Sikh condemned by Pakistan, India (Intro Roundup)


February 23rd, 2010 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad/Chandigarh, Feb 22 (IANS) Hundreds of fear-stricken Sikhs in Pakistan clamoured to escape to India after the Taliban beheaded a Sikh man in the restive tribal region of Khyber Pass. The ... Read more...

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After beheading, Pakistani Sikhs want to flee to India (Roundup)


February 22nd, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad/Chandigarh, Feb 22 (IANS) Hundreds of fear-stricken Sikhs clamoured to escape to India after the Pakistani Taliban beheaded one of three Sikh men they abducted over a month ago. The killing ... Read more...

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