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British Open: Jeev laments missed opportunity


July 19th, 2012 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Lytham St Annes (England), July 19 (IANS) India golfer Jeev Milkha Singh was kicking himself after allowing a flying start end with a level par 70 in the first round ... Read more...

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Delhi’s stargazers to watch skies during Earth hour Saturday


March 30th, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) Stargazers in the capital will Saturday get a chance to observe celestial bodies in a sky free from light pollution as the city will turn ... Read more...

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Jeev looks to end title drought in Thailand


December 12th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Dec 12 (IANS) Former Asian Tour number one Simon Dyson of England, Indian star Jeev Milkha Singh of India and Kim Kyung-tae of Korea will join the chase for ... Read more...

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Jeev Milkha Singh to play in Macau Open


September 10th, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Macau, Sep 10 (IANS) Two-time Asian Tour number one Jeev Milkha Singh is set to light up the Macau Open next week in his first appearance at the golf event ... Read more...

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Abhay to sup with Scarlett in Shanghai


September 2nd, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 2 (IANS) Bollywood actor Abhay Deol will share a table Monday with Hollywood star Scarlett Johansson at an exclusive 'Diner Du Siecle' to celebrate the arrival of Moet ... Read more...

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SDAT-RAMCO chess: Rajesh draws with Russian GM


August 2nd, 2011 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 2 (IANS) Chennai lad V.A.V. Rajesh, a student of Loyola College, stole the limelight by holding top seed Russian Grandmaster Maxim Matlakov to a draw in the first ... Read more...

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Super Kings hope to win seven out of seven: Bravo


May 13th, 2011 - 1:59 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 13 (IANS) The Chennai Super Kings are keen to finish with an all-win record at home in the Indian Premier League, said the team's all-rounder Dwayne Bravo after ... Read more...

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Bangladesh fans stone Windies bus after team’s World Cup loss


March 5th, 2011 - 9:35 am ICT by ANI
Dhaka, Mar. 5 (ANI): Angry Bangladesh fans stoned the West Indies bus on Friday after the home team crashed to a humiliating nine-wicket defeat in the cricket World Cup.Two windows of the ... Read more...

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Sneha Stands Up For Polio Free Program


January 19th, 2011 - 5:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The South Indian star Sneha is now standing up for the polio eradication campaign. The smiling beauty joined hands at the SRM University with the Pondicherry Rotary Club for a fund ... Read more...

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Case likely against Pak starlet Veena Malik for drinking and dancing with Indian star


January 18th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan 18(ANI): Responding to a petition seeking registration of a criminal case against Pakistani artiste Veena Malik for indulging in 'illegal' activities in India, the Lahore High Court has summoned the ... Read more...

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Coach Wright takes on an Aussie assistant


December 24th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington (New Zealand), Dec. 24 (ANI): New Zealand cricket team coach John Wright has taken former New South Wales under-19 coach Trent Woodhill as his assistant coach, following some glowing recommendations.Woodhill ... Read more...

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Hrithik completes a decade of married life (Movie Snippets)


December 20th, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) Superstar Hrithik Roshan, who marked the 10th anniversary of his marriage with Sussanne Khan Monday, has thanked his friends and fans for their love."Been reading all tweets...thank ... Read more...

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Humpy loses to China’s Yifan for second straight time


December 19th, 2010 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Hatay (Turkey), Dec 19 (IANS) For the second successive time, India's top rated player in the competition Koneru Humpy crashed out to China's 16-year-old Hou Yifan in the semi-finals of the Women's ... Read more...

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Who Is Sharing Anurag Basu’s ‘Barfee’ With Ranbir Kapoor?


December 13th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Initially, the role was offered to Asin and then to Deepika Padukone. Asin did not accept because of money issue and Deepika had obvious reasons, for the male lead!  Anurag saw ... Read more...

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Catch Hrithik Roshan And Sean Penn Together Next Year!


December 9th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The Bollywood superstar is getting his first ever biggest international exposure in early 2011. Hrithik is supposed to walk the red carpet along with Hollywood star Sean Penn at the International ... Read more...

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Indian films in spotlight at Dubai festival


November 13th, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Nov 13 (IANS) The upcoming edition of the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF), to be held Dec 12-19, will see a melange of movies from different and diverse nooks and ... Read more...

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India look to extending Test cricket domination


November 3rd, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Nov 3 (IANS) It has been a fantastic year for India and their great batsman Sachin Tendulkar. A clean sweep against Australia last month gave the Indians a firm grip ... Read more...

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Anusha Rizvi To Give Oscars A Miss


October 27th, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 27, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Oscar Awards is one such event which no one from the entertainment industry would like to give a miss. So, when Anusha Rizvi, the director of ... Read more...

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Rains no dampener for efficient Japanese (Japan diary)


October 25th, 2010 - 9:48 am ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Tokyo, Oct 25 (IANS) The famed Japanese efficiency was in evidence as soon as Air India One carrying Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his entourage touched down in pouring ... Read more...

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Jeev laments poor putting at Omega European Masters


September 3rd, 2010 - 1:22 am ICT by IANS
Crans Montana (Switzerland), Sep 2 (IANS) Indian star Jeev Milkha Singh rued a cold putter as he fired a one-under-par 70 in the opening round of the Omega European Masters Thursday. He ... Read more...

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Jeev eyes top honours at Omega European Masters


September 2nd, 2010 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
Crans Montana (Switzerland), Sep 1 (IANS) Fit-again golfer Jeev Milkha Singh is eyeing a quick return to the winner's circle at the Omega European Masters starting Thursday. The Indian star, a two-time Asian ... Read more...

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Indian filmmakers plan $30 mn movie on Christ


September 1st, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 1 (IANS) Indian director Singeetham Srinivasa Rao and producer Konda Krishnam Raju have teamed up for a big-budget multilingual film on the formative years of Jesus Christ. Raju claims the ... Read more...

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Bollywood to make film about Jesus’ childhood


September 1st, 2010 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 01 (ANI): A Bollywood director is all set to make the first film about the childhood of Jesus.Filmmaker Singeetham Srinivasa Rao said his production will be narrated in four languages ... Read more...

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I was comfortable doing love scene with Bipasha: Rana Daggubati


August 22nd, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Aug 22 (IANS) Southern star Rana Daggubatti, who will make his debut in Bollywood with "Dum Maro Dum", says that he didn't face any problem while shooting ... Read more...

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Jeev 49th, Edoardo Molinari wins Scottish Open


July 12th, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
Loch Lomond (Scotland), July 12 (IANS) Jeev Milkha Singh finished in a modest 49th place with a final round of three-over 74 and a total of seven-over 291 in the Barclay's Scottish ... Read more...

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Super Saina wins three badminton titles in three weeks (Roundup)


June 27th, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, June 27 (IANS) Indian star Saina Nehwal Sunday won the Indonesian Open Super Series for her third straight badminton title in three weeks, defeating a fighting Sayaka Sato of Japan. The ... Read more...

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Will continue to take help of big players: Anand


June 14th, 2010 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 14 (IANS) In a virtual snub to Veselin Topalov, who had criticised him for taking the help of two former world champions ahead of the successful defence of the world ... Read more...

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Strong Indian star cast for SAIL Open


March 25th, 2010 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) A strong Indian contingent will try and stop world record holder Chapchai Nirat of Thailand from extending his lease over the SAIL Open 2010 golf next week. ... Read more...

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Dipika qualifies for main draw of Chennai squash


March 3rd, 2010 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 3 (IANS) India No.2 Dipika Palikal upset second seed Aisling Blake of Ireland in the final qualifying matches of the PSA and WISPA Chennai Open 2010 squash championship at the ... Read more...

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Shah Rukh signs off sexy body-scan printouts at Heathrow


February 6th, 2010 - 9:48 am ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Feb 6 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan isn't intimidated by the full body-scan machines that have been recently installed at London's airports - in fact, he's ... Read more...

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Rising Indian star Lahiri gets Dubai Desert call-up


January 29th, 2010 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Jan 29 (IANS) Anirban Lahiri, who became the No. 1 professional golfer on Aircel PGTI Indian Tour with some stupendous performances in 2009, will showcase the country's rising strength on ... Read more...

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Somdev stuns Schuettler, top seed Soderling crashes out (Lead)


January 5th, 2010 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar Chennai, Jan 5 (IANS) Buoyed by popular support, Indian Davis Cupper and local hero Somdev Devvarman swept to a 7-5, 6-2 win against veteran Rainer Schuettler, a former top-10, ... Read more...

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Sethi leads way into last 16 of snooker tournament


December 20th, 2009 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 20 (IANS) Geet Sethi rolled back the years with a polished, if unspectacular, 4-2 victory against another veteran Devendra Joshi to qualify for the pre-quarter finals of the VIP Matrix ... Read more...

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Malaysia moots insurance, welfare fund for its sportsmen


November 27th, 2009 - 11:06 am ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Nov 27 (IANS) Malaysia has mooted an insurance scheme and a welfare fund for its sportsmen, particularly for those who have retired, to ensure better health care, an official said. Deputy ... Read more...

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Malaysia introduces insurance for its sportsmen


November 26th, 2009 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Nov 26 (IANS) Malaysia has introduced an insurance scheme and a welfare fund for its sportsmen, particularly for those who have retired, to ensure better health care, an official said. Deputy ... Read more...

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