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Unimpressive India beat Afghanistan by 23 runs


September 20th, 2012 - 1:07 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, Sep 19 (IANS) India survived a scare to beat Afghanistan by 23 runs in their opening match of the World Twenty20 at the R. Premadasa Stadium here Wednesday.Chasing a ... Read more...

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Menezes to keep same squad for China friendly


September 9th, 2012 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Sep 9 (IANS) Brazil coach Mano Menezes has ruled out making major changes to his team for Monday's international friendly against China in Recife city.The match follows ... Read more...

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Bad boy Vidyut Jamvwal turns hero in his next (With Images)


August 17th, 2012 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) Vidyut Jamvwal's good looks, sculpted body and impressive performance as a villain in his first Hindi movie "Force" earned him brownie points. Set to play ... Read more...

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Olympics: Saina wins India’s third medal, Paes-Sania out (India Intro Roundup)


August 5th, 2012 - 2:40 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5 (IANS) Saina Nehwal etched her name in India's Olympic folklore by becoming the country's maiden badminton medallist and the second Indian woman ever on the podium after ... Read more...

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Olympic athletics: Indian walker Irfan Thodi finishes impressive 10th


August 5th, 2012 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) Indian walker Irfan Kolothum Thodi put on an impressive performance here Saturday to finish 10th in the Olympic men's 20 km race walk with a national ... Read more...

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Webber natches British Grand Prix win from Alonso


July 8th, 2012 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Silverstone (England), July 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Red Bull's Mark Webber won the British Grand Prix Sunday, hunting down and passing Ferrari's Fernando Alonso with four laps remaining after the Spaniard ... Read more...

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Women archers look for Olympic medal, men a berth


April 9th, 2012 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) Indian women archers may have a legitimate grouse if they feel they are not getting enough hype and hoopla ahead of the London Olympics. For, ... Read more...

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WSH: Punjab enter semi-finals


March 25th, 2012 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 25 (IANS) Sher-E-Punjab here Sunday booked their berth in the semi-finals of the World Series Hockey competition defeating Chennai Cheetahs 4-2 for their eighth win in 12 matches.Goals ... Read more...

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APOEL make Champions League history beating Lyon


March 8th, 2012 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Nicosia (Cyprus), March 8 (IANS) APOEL Nicosia extended its stunning run in the Champions League after goalkeeper Dionisios Chiotis pulled off an impressive performance to give the Cypriot club a ... Read more...

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Zambian striker Kangwa’s move to South Africa collapses


February 23rd, 2012 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Lusaka, Feb 23 (IANS) Zambian striker Evans Kangwa's move to South Africa Premier Football League champions Orlando Piragtes has collapsed.Kangwa's local club Nkana has confirmed that the South African team, ... Read more...

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Trendy, romantic ‘Love Failure’ a treat to watch (Telugu Movie Review)


February 19th, 2012 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Love Failure": Cast: Siddharth, Amala Paul, Suresh, Ravi, Balaji, Surekha Vani, Vignesh, Sri Ranjini, and Pooja; Director: Balaji Mohan; Composer: S. Thaman; Camera: Nirav Shah; Rating: ***Actor Siddharth's maiden production ... Read more...

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Selecting team for Olympic qualifiers will be tough: Nobbs


January 22nd, 2012 - 3:06 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 21 (IANS) India hockey coach Michael Nobbs says an impressive performance by youngsters in the ongoing series against South Africa will make it tough for him to ... Read more...

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Chennai Open: Wawrinka survives a scare


January 5th, 2012 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 4 (IANS) Defending champion and third seed Stanislas Wawrinka shrugged off a first set loss to beat lucky loser Edouard Roger-Vasselin while talented Canadian Milos Raonic, the ... Read more...

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Global health award for Bihar chief minister


January 3rd, 2012 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 3 (IANS) Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has been chosen for the first Gates Vaccine Innovation Award, instituted by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, for the state's ... Read more...

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Olympic lifting champion Liao Hui fails dope test, banned


November 18th, 2011 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 18 (IANS) China' Beijing Olympics weightlifting champion Liao Hui has been banned by the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) till Sep 30, 2014 after testing positive for a banned ... Read more...

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No celebrations, it’s exam time for Hansika (Tamil Movie Snippets)


November 3rd, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai Nov 3 (IANS) Hansika Motwani, who gave an impressive performance in recently released "Velayudham", is not basking in the glory of the film's success. Instead, she is burning the ... Read more...

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Finn’s hat-trick help England win first warm-up match


October 9th, 2011 - 3:36 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 9 (IANS) A fine hat-trick by Steven Finn helped England defeat Hyderabad XI by 56 runs in their 50-over warm-up match at the Rajiv Gandhi Stadium here Saturday. Chasing ... Read more...

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World Boxing Championships: Krishan settles for bronze


October 8th, 2011 - 1:11 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi,Oct 7 (IANS) India's Vikas Krishan (69kg) had to settle for a bronze medal in the World Boxing Championships after a 12-15 loss to Taras Shelestyuk of Ukraine in ... Read more...

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2011 LSU vs. Mississippi State


September 16th, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Starkville, Miss., Sept 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In front of almost 60,000 screaming spectators, the LSU put up an impressive performance to beat Mississippi State 19-6. The game was played at the Davis ... Read more...

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Pakistani fans happy with hockey team despite loss to India


September 14th, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 14 (IANS) The Pakistan hockey team may have lost to its arch-rivals India in Asian Hockey Championship final but most of the Pakistani people and hockey officials here ... Read more...

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NALCO’s Q1 net profit up 32 percent


August 13th, 2011 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 13 (IANS) State-owned National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO) Saturday reported a 32 percent rise in its net profit for the first quarter of the current fiscal due to ... Read more...

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Southern states lagging in growth: CII


June 16th, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 16 (IANS) The growth rate of gross state domestic product (GSDP) of the four southern states has been slowing down in recent years and requires focused attention on ... Read more...

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Archery World Cup Stage II: Deepika Kumari lifts Indian team to 2nd place


June 8th, 2011 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 8 (IANS) India's Deepika Kumari came up with an impressive performance to finish fourth overall (1,354 points) behind three Koreans on the opening day of the World Cup ... Read more...

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Impressive show by India’s under-13 footballers


May 25th, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) India's under-13 squad has returned home after an impressive performance in the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Youth Festival in the Iranian city of Yazd where ... Read more...

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Mohsin lauds Pak team for impressive show in ongoing Windies tour


April 28th, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 28(ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chief Selector Mohsin Khan has lauded the national team for their impressive performance in the ongoing Caribbean tour.Pakistan have taken a 2-0 lead in the ... Read more...

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GAIL, PEC get awards for most efficient state-run firms


April 22nd, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) State-run Gas Authority of India Ltd (GAIL) and international trading firm PEC Ltd have won awards for being the most efficient public sector undertakings ... Read more...

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Ireland may play 15 ODIs against full-members over five years


April 12th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 12 (IANS) With their 2015 World Cup hopes shattered, fast improving Ireland can now look forward to play 15 One-day Internationals against the full-member nations in the next ... Read more...

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Audi’s Q4 sales up 107 percent


April 1st, 2011 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) German luxury car manufacturer Audi's Indian subsidiary Friday said it sold 1,611 cars in January-March, a growth of 107 percent over 778 cars sold in the ... Read more...

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West Indies crush Bangladesh by nine wickets (Roundup)


March 4th, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 4 (IANS) The West Indies raced to a nine-wicket victory against Bangaldesh after bowling out the co-hosts for 58, the lowest World Cup total by a Test playing ... Read more...

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World Cup: Canada flatter to deceive, Pakistan win by 46 runs (Roundup)


March 4th, 2011 - 12:56 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 3 (IANS) At one stage, it seemed that Canada would pull off the biggest upset of the 2011 World Cup but they only flattered to deceive as Pakistani ... Read more...

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World Cup Afridi spins Pakistan to 46-run win over Canada (Second Lead)


March 4th, 2011 - 12:37 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 3 (IANS) A match-winning five-wicket haul by captain Shahid Afridi helped Pakistan survive a scare before beating Canada by 46 runs in a low scoring World Cup Group ... Read more...

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Canada eyeing to tackle Zimbabwean spinners in World Cup clash


February 27th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
Nagpur, Feb 27(ANI): Canada skipper Ashish Bagai has said his batsmen must stop Zimbabwean spinners from repeating their impressive performance to boost the team's chances of posting a win in their World ... Read more...

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World Cup warm-up: India stroll to big win against New Zealand (Lead)


February 16th, 2011 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar Chennai, Feb 16 (IANS) Skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni ran into top form before spinners sliced open New Zealand to hand India a massive 117-run win in a warm-up game ... Read more...

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Caroline Wozniacki Beats Francesca Schiavone, Advances To Australian Open Semi-Finals


January 25th, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Melbourne, Jan 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Danish tennis player Caroline Wozniacki sealed her victory at the quarter-finals of the Australian Open with a stellar performance on Tuesday, advancing to the semi-finals ... Read more...

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Pittsburgh Steelers Beat New York Jets By 24-19


January 24th, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Heinz Field was brimming with excitement as the Pittsburgh Steelers went on to silence the New York Jets all through the first half taking a lead ... Read more...

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