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Olympics: Saina, Vijender, Jai Bhagwan keep India’s hopes alive (Evening Lead)


July 29th, 2012 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) India's champion shuttler Saina Nehwal had an easy outing and Jai Bhagwan joined his more illustrious team mate Vijender Singh in the round of 16 but ... Read more...

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Advani retains billiards crown


January 27th, 2012 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Jan 27 (IANS) Pankaj Advani of PSPB scored a 5-0 win over Balachandra Bhaskar of Karnataka to retain the men's billiards title in the Manisha National Billiards and Snooker ... Read more...

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Asian Shooting: Heena misses Olympic berth by fraction of a point


January 16th, 2012 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) India's young pistol shooter Heena Sidhu's 2012 London dreams came crashing down by a fraction of a point in the 10-metre air pistol event Monday ... Read more...

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Damani packs off Thakur, enters semis of national snooker


July 24th, 2011 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 24 (IANS) Suniti Damani caused a big upset by knocking out last year's runner-up Meenal Thakur 3-0 en route the semifinals of the Ladies National Snooker Championship here ... Read more...

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From billboards to Madhuri: Husain’s love affair with cinema


June 9th, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) Indian artist M.F. Husain's undying passion for art was also manifest in a long love affair with cinema. From painting billboards to designing movie ... Read more...

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Sixteen Indian boxers for junior Women’s World Championship


February 19th, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Sixteen junior and youth boxers will represent India in the Women's World Championship scheduled in Turkey in April.The April 21-May 1 event is the first of its ... Read more...

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Punjab players get cash rewards


February 5th, 2011 - 1:20 am ICT by IANS
Mohali (Punjab), Feb 4 (IANS) The Punjab government Friday disbursed cash rewards of over Rs.7.48 crore to the state's players, including Commonwealth Games medalists, and announced that any player winning a ... Read more...

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We welcome joint productions with Pakistan: Rishi Kapoor


November 19th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor, who is planning to revive the RK Banner, says he welcomes the idea of joint film production with Pakistan."We welcome joint productions with ... Read more...

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I lost my focus, says Heena Sidhu


October 13th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) Pistol shooter Heena Sidhu Wednesday said she was too exhausted before the final of the 10 metre air pistol and missed the gold by 0.3 points on ... Read more...

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CWG shooting: Heena gets silver, Jung bronze, Gagan fails to qualify


October 13th, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) The last day of the shooting competition at the Commonwealth Games here was a disappointment for India as pistol shooters Heena Sindhu missed the gold by 0.3 ... Read more...

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Indian boxers to fight for gold on Day 10 of CWG


October 13th, 2010 - 12:07 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 13 (ANI): With 29 gold medals at stake on the tenth day of the XIXth Commonwealth Games, Indian boxers Suranjoy Singh, Manoj Kumar and Paramjeet Samota will fight for ... Read more...

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Indian women athletes, shooters help country retain No.2 position in CWG on Day-9


October 13th, 2010 - 12:30 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.12 (ANI): India remained firm on the second position on Day-9, as Indian women helped it keep its head held high by winning a historic Gold medal in the women's ... Read more...

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CWG shooting: India bag a gold and two silver (Second Lead)


October 12th, 2010 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Abhishek Roy New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Indian shooters maintained their domination at the Karni Singh Shooting Range by winning a gold medal and two silver, but Gagan Narang and his compatriot ... Read more...

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Indian shooters bag gold, two silvers (Lead)


October 12th, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Indian shooters bagged a gold medal and two silvers in just an hour Tuesday. Heena Sidhu and Annu Raj Singh won the yellow metal in the women's ... Read more...

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Heena Sindhu, Anuraj Singh win 31st gold for India at Delhi CWG


October 12th, 2010 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 12 (ANI): Indian shooters continued their impressive performance on the ninth day of the XIXth Commonwealth Games with Heena Sindhu and Anuraj Singh winning the 31st gold for India ... Read more...

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Shweta Tiwari To Perform In ‘Sanjog Se Bani Sangini’


September 3rd, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 3, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The collaboration of Zee TV and DJ's Creative Unit is currently gearing up for the marriage celebration between Pihu (as played by Additi Gupta) and Abhay ... Read more...

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Gill asks shooters to be patient


January 31st, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) Sports Minister M.S.Gill Sunday was at pains to explain why no coach was appointed for the pistol shooters, with only eight months left for the Commonwealth Games, ... Read more...

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Mika next in line of Punjabi singer-turned actors reviving film industry


January 18th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by ANI
By Shraddha AnandAmritsar, Jan 14(ANI): Punjab film industry is on the revival path, and the credit for this goes to Punjabi singer-turned actors.After the success of Gurdas Maan and Harbhajan ... Read more...

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India stay atop medals tally in South Asian shooting


July 9th, 2009 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) India continued their domination in the South Asian Shooting Championships in Bangladesh to stay atop the medals tally. India won six out of eight golds on the fourth ... Read more...

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Geenda Phool for Naitik


June 10th, 2009 - 8:59 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
We are talking about the actor of Yeh Rishta Kya Khelta Hai, Karan Mehra who gave his first sizzling performance on the night of Star Parivaar Awards 2009. He dance with ... Read more...

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Shaadi ho toh aaise


June 6th, 2009 - 9:52 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Every girl dreams of a huge and lavishing wedding. Everyone wants to make it a grand affair and so is our Akshra. The actress of Yeh Rishta, Heena Khan is one ... Read more...

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Wives of criminal-turned-politicians lose in Bihar (Lead)


May 16th, 2009 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 16 (IANS) Four prominent criminal-turned-politicians of Bihar were barred from this Lok Sabha contest by courts. They put up their wives instead. But the voters firmly rejected them, as ... Read more...

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Wives of criminal-turned-politicians trailing in Bihar


May 16th, 2009 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 16 (IANS) Four prominent criminal-turned-politicians of Bihar were barred from this Lok Sabha contest by courts. They put up their wives instead. Counting trends Saturday showed all four wives ... Read more...

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Bihar’s convicted politicians may field wives, parents in poll


March 15th, 2009 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, March 15 (IANS) Some of Bihar's infamous politicians, convicted of various crimes and sentenced to life imprisonment, are likely to field their relatives - including wives and parents - in the ... Read more...

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Abhinav to skip shooting events this year


March 13th, 2009 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) India's Olympic shooting champion Abhinav Bindra will skip all the major international events this year. Bindra, who took time off from shooting after winning India's first-ever individual gold ... Read more...

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‘Fear Factor’, ‘Bigg Boss’ didn’t make ‘business sense’ for Sony


October 5th, 2008 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 5 (IANS) While Colors channel touts "Fear Factor - Khatron Ke Khiladi" and "Bigg Boss" their most successful shows, a Sony Channel official says its copyright was held by them, ... Read more...

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Shakespeare with a Bollywood twist (Weekly Roundup)


September 14th, 2008 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) While many Hindi films are made up of elements of Elizabethan popular drama, only a handful use them as a base to build more profound perspectives and ... Read more...

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Sarita’s daughters: in and out of orphanage despite a father


August 2nd, 2008 - 10:42 am ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin and Alkesh Sharma Rohtak (Haryana), Aug 2 (IANS) They are the daughters of Sarita, who committed suicide alleging rape by policemen. But the trauma is far from over for Heena, ... Read more...

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Chandigarh NGO offers to adopt daughters of dead woman


June 10th, 2008 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 10 (IANS) An NGO based in Chandigarh has offered to adopt the two daughters of a young woman who committed suicide Monday in the office of a top Haryana police ... Read more...

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Raza Murad, the Bollywood actor beyond times


June 10th, 2008 - 3:42 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan Kapoor Jalandhar, June 10 (ANI): Enjoying life to the fullest in just one life is not that easy for all. But the Punjab-born celebrated actor Raza Murad has led his ... Read more...

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