Mary Kom moves closer to Olympic berth

May 15th, 2012 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Qinhuangdao (China), May 15 (IANS) India's boxer M.C. Mary Kom (51kg) moved a step closer to booking a berth in the London Olympics by beating Norway's Marielle Hansen 18-6 in ... Read more...

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Suzlon Energy posts quarterly net loss of Rs.19.4 crore

October 24th, 2011 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 24 (IANS) India's wind turbine manufacturing major Suzlon Energy Monday posted a net loss of Rs.19.4 crore for the quarter ended Sep 30.The company had posted a net ... Read more...

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Jeev finishes tied 42nd in Dubai Golf

February 14th, 2011 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Feb 13 (IANS) Jeev Milkha Singh had a rough day with a three-over 75 and slipped to tied 42nd at the end of the Dubai Desert Classic Golf Sunday.Alvaro Quiros ... Read more...

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Tony Parker: Eva Was No Saint During The Marriage

December 8th, 2010 - 4:44 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Since last month, when the ‘Desperate Housewives’ star filed for divorce, people across the world were showing sympathy towards the betrayed wife Eva. But the latest reports suggest that Eva was ... Read more...

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Bangladeshi-American wins in US polls

November 4th, 2010 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Nov 4 (IANS) Hansen Hashem Clarke, a Democrat, has become the first Bangladeshi-American to win a congressional seat to the US House of Representatives, it was reported here.Clarke, a member of ... Read more...

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Lance Armstrong welcomes fifth baby

October 19th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 19 (ANI): Cycling legend Lance Armstrong joyously announced the birth of his fifth child on Twitter.The seven-time Tour de France champion tweeted on Monday that "Olivia Marie Armstrong has ... Read more...

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Lance Armstrong Dad to a Fifth Child!

October 19th, 2010 - 3:13 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Lance Armstrong made a very important announcement on his Twitter account this morning, telling all of the world about the arrival of his newest baby to the planet. ... Read more...

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Osbourne prefers hanging out with male friends

August 24th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 24 (IANS) After her split from fiance Luke Worrall, British singer Kelly Osbourne prefers hanging out with her male friends rather than with her girlfriends. The 25-year-old thinks she can have ... Read more...

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Drinking during pregnancy may hit semen quality in sons

June 30th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 30(ANI): A new study has revealed that mothers who drink alcohol during pregnancy might damage the fertility of their future sons.The doctors have found that if mothers had drunk 4.5 ... Read more...

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Russian diplomat may adopt boy abandoned by US mom

June 1st, 2010 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 1 (IANS/RIA Novosti) An eight-year-old boy abandoned on a plane to Russia by his US adoptive mother is likely to find a new home with a Russian diplomat family. According to ... Read more...

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Lance Armstrong expecting another baby with girlfriend

May 1st, 2010 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 1 (ANI): Cycling ace Lance Armstrong and girlfriend Anna Hansen are expecting their second child together - less than a year after the couple's first child was born.The sportstar, who ... Read more...

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Group “talking therapy” sessions can help ease back pain

February 26th, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 26 (ANI): Individuals suffering from chronic lower back pain may find relief through a form of group "talking therapy", a UK trial has shown.In the study by Universities of ... Read more...

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Trees on Mars?

January 13th, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 13 (ANI): A Mars probe has baffled NASA scientists by sending images of what look like trees on the red planet.The images show rows of dark conifer type trees emerging ... Read more...

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Kapur starts with a modest 71 in South African Open

December 18th, 2009 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Paarl (South Africa), Dec 18 (IANS) Shiv Kapur dropped a late bogey, but still made a decent start at the South African Open golf Thursday. Kapur, who started off with a healthy ... Read more...

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Lincecum’s drug charges may be dropped

November 9th, 2009 - 12:33 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Nov 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tim Lincecum was cited Oct. 30 for marijuana possession while speeding on Interstate 5, which is around four miles north of the Washington-Oregon border. However a prosecutor ... Read more...

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Jeev drops late bogeys, finishes 18th

September 13th, 2009 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
Cologne, Germany, Sep 13 (IANS) Two late bogeys derailed Jeev Milkha Singh's quest for a top-10 finish at the Mercedes-Benz Championship. The Indian ace was five-under through 15, but found bogeys on ... Read more...

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Theo Walcott’s ladylove becomes fashion brand Helly Hansen’s face

September 5th, 2009 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 5 (ANI): Brit footballer Theo Walcott's girlfriend Melanie Slade is the new face of maritime fashion brand Helly Hansen.Slade, who is a big fan of the range, says the clothes ... Read more...

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It’s a baby boy for Lance Armstrong, girlfriend

June 5th, 2009 - 11:54 am ICT by ANI
Washington, June 5 (ANI): Lance Armstrong and girlfriend, Anna Hansen, have become proud parents of a baby boy.The multiple Tour de France winner's lover has given birth to the couple's first child. ... Read more...

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Jyoti second, Jeev and Kapur sixth at European Open

May 29th, 2009 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 29 (IANS) It seemed an Indian summer at the European Open with all three Indians in the fray placed inside top-six at the end of the first round at the ... Read more...

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IVF twins more likely to be in hospital in first three years

May 22nd, 2009 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 22 (IANS) Twins born out of in-vitro fertilisation (IVF) are more likely to be hospitalised during the first three years than spontaneously conceived twins, besides having to stay in a ... Read more...

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Anna Hansen will have Lance Armstrong’s baby in June

May 9th, 2009 - 10:21 pm ICT by GD
After his three years long relationship with Sheryl Crow in 2006, Lance Armstrong broke up with her and moved onto Kate Hudson. However even this relationship did not last long and they ... Read more...

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Australians flock to donate blood for bushfire victims

February 11th, 2009 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Canberra, Feb 11 (Xinhua) Australians are rolling up their sleeves to donate blood to help victims of the worst bushfire in the country.The Red Cross Blood Service said centres across Australia had ... Read more...

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Children looked after by grandparents more badly behaved than creche kids

February 10th, 2009 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, February 10 (ANI): Young children looked after by their grandparents are more likely to have behavioural problems than those who go to day nurseries and creches, says a new study.Researcher ... Read more...

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Kate Hudson amazed by ex-flame Lance Armstrongs baby news

January 7th, 2009 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 07 (ANI): Hollywood actress Kate Hudson is overjoyed to hear that her ex-beau Lance Armstrong is expecting a child in June with girlfriend Anna Hansen.The gorgeous actress congratulated the ... Read more...

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Five scientific breakthroughs that were credited to the wrong people

August 6th, 2008 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 6 (ANI): If you think that a major discovery is always named after its discoverer, here are five scientific breakthroughs for which wrong persons were credited. Back in 1885, ... Read more...

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Jeev hangs in 27th, Kapur, Randhawa fade away

June 29th, 2008 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
Versaille, France, June 29 (IANS) It was an eminently forgettable day for at least two of three Indians left in the fray at the Open de France ALSTOM. Shiv Kapur, who set ... Read more...

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Kapur, Randhawa move up marginally in BMW open

June 23rd, 2008 - 11:23 am ICT by IANS
Munich, June 23 (IANS) Shiv Kapur and Jyoti Randhawa made marginal upward moves on the final day of the BMW International Open, which belonged to Martin Kaymer, who became the first German ... Read more...

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Joshna to clash with Deepika in Vietnam Open semis

March 19th, 2008 - 6:35 pm ICT by admin
Hanoi (Vietnam), March 19 (IANS) Joshna Chinappa and Deepika Pallikal will face each other in the semifinal of the $8,000 Vietnam Open Squash tournament here after upsetting Denmark's Line Hansen and Hong ... Read more...

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After maiden title Pawar eyes top-50 in world badminton

February 25th, 2008 - 7:24 pm ICT by admin
By Avishek Roy New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) A three-month stint at Morten Frost Hansen's Academy in Denmark and the disappointment of being left out of the Thomas Cup squad seemed to have ... Read more...

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Asteroid impact responsible for melting, recasting of Earths crust

December 11th, 2007 - 2:51 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 11 (ANI): A University of Minnesota geologist has suggested that the continuous overturning, melting and re-casting of Earth's crust may have started with a massive asteroid impact in Earth's infancy. If ... Read more...

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