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Journal apologises to Chinese swimmer for controversial article


August 7th, 2012 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 7 (IANS) A prestigious academic journal has apologised to Chinese swimmer Ye Shiwen for carrying a controversial article on its website that "gave the impression that we were ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Delhi Daredevils coach defends Morkel’s omission


May 26th, 2012 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 26 (IANS) It took all of Delhi Daredevils coach Eric Simmons' skills to explain the shock decision to drop their bowling spearhead Morne Morkel, play rookie spinner ... Read more...

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Morne’s 19th over proved decisive: Dravid


April 29th, 2012 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) Rajasthan Royals captain Rahul Dravid said it was pacer Morne Morkel who should get the credit for Delhi Daredevil's thrilling one run win in the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

History back on shelves with a dash of drama


April 5th, 2012 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) History books are inching back on the shelves - but with a dash of drama and peppy language to hook the average reader. "I think ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Never thought about acting: Worthington


October 3rd, 2011 - 6:32 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 3 (IANS) "Avatar" star Sam Worthington says acting happened to him accidentally as he always dreamt of becoming sportsman.Worthington ended up in his current profession when he successfully ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

I was very self-indulgent: Gaga


September 14th, 2011 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 14 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga says she used to party and take drugs in the the past but wouldn't encourage anyone to follow that path."I just was ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Turning 20: The beginning of ‘quarter life crisis’?


August 28th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) In his three years of working life, Siddhanth Desai has had four career switches and almost double the number of job changes. In hindsight, the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Police officer facing action moves Gujarat High Court (Lead)


August 11th, 2011 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Aug 11 (IANS) Senior Gujarat police officer Rahul Sharma Thursday moved the state high court after being hauled up for passing on, without government permission, information to a ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Another Gujarat police officer faces action


August 11th, 2011 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Aug 11 (IANS) After Sanjiv Bhatt, it is now the turn of another senior Gujarat police officer, Rahul Sharma, to face the music. He is being hauled up ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Dhoni did the right thing by recalling Bell: Kumble


August 1st, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) Former India captain Anil Kumble feels that Mahendra Singh Dhoni's decision to call back England batsman Ian Bell after he was adjudged run out during ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Copying Zaheer’s action was a mistake, says Ishant


July 7th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
Rouseau (Dominica), July 7 (IANS) Ishant Sharma has overcome testing times when he was thinking "too much technical" about his bowling. Now that he is back among wickets, the lanky ... Read more...

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Sehwag to undergo shoulder surgery, skip West Indies tour


May 9th, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) India vice-captain Virender Sehwag is leaving for London Tuesday to undergo shoulder surgery and he will miss the West Indies tour and possibly the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Chokers tag puts pressure on players: South African coach


March 27th, 2011 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, March 27 (IANS) Outgoing South Africa coach Corrie Van Zyl Sunday admitted that their perennial chokers tag creates pressure on the team and asked the fans to stand by ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Lower the car AC, said Navin Nischol; then slumped and died


March 22nd, 2011 - 1:09 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 21 (IANS) Actor Navin Nischol who died suddenly Saturday morning was on his way to Pune with producer Gurdeep Singh to spend a quiet Holi. They were ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Mother’s concoction offers miracle cure for eczema


March 21st, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 21 (IANS) A woman, whose infant was suffering from acute eczema, brewed a herbal recipe in her kitchen to help her daughter after conventional treatments failed. The 'miracle' ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

‘Quantum dots’ technology to make solar cells more efficient, cheaper


February 21st, 2011 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 21 (ANI): Stanford researchers have developed a new technology that would increase the efficiency of solar cells three-fold and could lead to cheaper, more efficient solar panels.The researchers stated that ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘No glass ceiling for women in India’


February 7th, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 7 (IANS) Succesful Indian women believe there is no glass ceiling for women in India though Indian men still struggle to be supportive of their aspirations and women ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Anushka and I are very good friends: Ranveer Singh


December 22nd, 2010 - 9:35 am ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Dec 22 (IANS) Newcomer Ranveer Singh, who has debuted in the comedy "Band Baaja Baaraat" opposite actress Anushka Sharma, said the two are "very good friends" and ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Wrong to link 2G spectrum value to 3G auction: Mukherjee


November 19th, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Friday said fixing value for 2G spectrum based on the airwaves auction for 3G services was not correct and inferences from the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Fritzl planned to kill his dungeon family in acid bath


November 11th, 2010 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 11 (IANS) Josef Frizl, who raped his daughter up to 3,000 times over a 24 year period after locking her up in a dungeon, planned to kill his cellar family ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Heidi Montag, Spencer Pratt to file for bankruptcy?


November 4th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 4 (ANI): Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt might be back together, but the couple's financial condition is apparently so weak that they may file for bankruptcy.After living a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Montag, Pratt on the verge of bankruptcy


November 4th, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 4 (IANS) Reality TV couple Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt admit that their reckless spending has left them homeless and on the verge of bankruptcy."We were immature, worrying too ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Pompeii’s mystery horse is actually a donkey


November 4th, 2010 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
Pompeii, Nov 04 (ANI): The strange breed of 'horse' that was discovered in 2004, at Pompeii, was actually a donkey, Cambridge University researchers have found.In 2004 when academics unearthed skeletons found at ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

First hand account of sinking of Titanic finally published


October 2nd, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 2 (ANI): A first hand account of the sinking of the Titanic given by a first class passenger has been published for the first time after nearly 100 years of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Damage has been done to India’s image: Fennell (Lead)


September 25th, 2010 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) president Michael Fennell said Saturday that "damage" has been done to India's image and hoped that lessons have been "learnt" from the controversies ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

India shouldn’t have got the Commonwealth Games: Australia


September 24th, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 24 (IANS) India "shouldn't have been awarded the (Commonwealth) Games", Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates said Friday. "In hindsight, no, they shouldn't have been awarded the Games," AAP quoted Coates ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Justin is like little brother,says Selena Gomez


September 23rd, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 23 (IANS) Singer Selena Gomez has rubbished reports that she is romantically involved with singer Justin Bieber, insisting they are more like brother and sister. The singer-and-actress, 18, who has previously ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Pregnant nun advert ‘offensive to Catholics’ banned


September 15th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 15 (ANI): An advertisement for an Italian ice-cream brand featuring a heavily pregnant nun has been banned for 'making a mockery' of the beliefs of Roman Catholics.The ad for Antonio ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Allegations soar against Pak’s political figures over “man-made” catastrophe


September 11th, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
Muzaffargarh, Sept 11 (ANI): In the wake of the huge devastation caused by floods in Pakistan, a controversy has surfaced in various parts of the country over whether the political elite intentionally ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

The Jammu and Kashmir situation - The context and the response


August 8th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
By Salim HaqNew Delhi, Aug 8 (ANI): Four things stand out about the current complex situation in Kashmir.Two years ago, the common people of Kashmir were hailed as patriots and ... Read more...

Posted in National |

New Zealand Cricket CEO regrets Howard’s nomination


July 27th, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington (New Zealand), July 27 (ANI): New Zealand Cricket CEO Justin Vaughan has said had he known what the International Cricket Council 's (ICC) view would be on the nomination of former ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Gwyneth Paltrow opens up about her battle with post-partum depression


July 23rd, 2010 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 23 (ANI): American actress Gwyneth Paltrow - who gave birth to her second child, Moses, about four years ago-is describing her struggle with post-partum depression in her latest GOOP newsletter."When ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Thought I was dying: Peter Andre


July 14th, 2010 - 12:58 am ICT by IANS
London, July 13 (IANS) Singer Peter Andre thought he was "dying" when he collapsed last week due to chest pain. Femalefirst.co.uk reports, Andre crippled due to chest pain while he went for a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

With hindsight, would say no to Bhopal case: Fali Nariman


June 27th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) Fali S. Nariman, lead lawyer of Union Carbide in the Bhopal gas leak case, has said with hindsight, he "certainly would not have accepted the civil liability ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Stosur stunned by first Grand Slam final after recovering from career ending illness


June 4th, 2010 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, June 4(ANI): French Open finalist Samantha Stosur insists that she never imagined that she would reach a Grand Slam Final when she was battling a career ending illness three years ... Read more...

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