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Paes and Bhupathi in third round at Miami

March 30th, 2011 - 3:57 am ICT by IANS
Miami, March 30 (IANS) India's Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi Wednesday entered the men's doubles third round at the Miami Masters tennis tournament, defeating Spanish pair Marc Lopez and ... Read more...

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85-yr-old letter reveals the man who cured King George’s stammer

March 2nd, 2011 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 2 (ANI): A letter, almost 85 years old, has revealed how King George VI came to meet the man who cured his stammer.The monarch was treated by unconventional speech ­therapist ... Read more...

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Jane Austen’s writing style may not be original, says academic

October 23rd, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 23 (ANI): An academic has claimed that novelist Jane Austen's elegant writing style may not be hers, but that of her editor.Kathryn Sutherland, a professor in Oxford University, reached the ... Read more...

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US Open 2010: McEnroe happy to see Murray on the offensive

September 1st, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep.1 (ANI): Tennis legend John McEnroe has urged grand slam hopeful John Murray to be on the offensive during this year's U.S. Open, saying that he should go for his ... Read more...

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An Ancient Site Utilized To Slaughter Bison Unveiled In Montana

August 10th, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, August 10, 2010 (Just Flashed): A squad of American archaeologists is presently functioning in the Blackfeet Indian reservation that is positioned in the northwestern region of Montana. These archaeologists have voiced ... Read more...

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People see Brit boxer Amir Khan as a cash cow, claims his dad

May 18th, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 18 (ANI): WBA light-welterweight champion Amir Khan has asked opponents to stop trying to gain monetary advantage from him by demanding inflated purses to get into the ring with him ... Read more...

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Boxer Amir Khan may be forced by jealous fans, fighters to leave Britain

October 25th, 2009 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 25 (ANI): WBA light-welterweight champion Amir Khan, who is being trained in Los Angeles for a year and could make the move permanent, if he is driven out of Britain ... Read more...

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‘Stranger to History’ still leads bestseller list

April 30th, 2009 - 10:36 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) Aatish Taseer's book "Stranger to History" continued to dominate the bestseller list in the non-fiction category for the third week while Paulo Coelho was the new ... Read more...

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Now, read your favourite book on an MP3, mobile or laptop

January 26th, 2009 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 26 (IANS) As life hurtles on the fast lane, the publishing industry is opening up new, cost-effective and easier reading formats for literature buffs.The traditional space-eating bookshelves and libraries at ... Read more...

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Adiga still rides ‘White Tiger’ atop bestseller list

January 16th, 2009 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) "Imagining India ..." by Nandan Nilekani and "The White Tiger" by Aravind Adiga stay on top of the bestseller lists here this week, in the non-fiction and ... Read more...

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Lord Byrons racy life of bling, booze and groupie sex revealed

August 15th, 2008 - 7:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 15 (ANI): Besides being a great poet, Lord Byron had the status of being the original rock n roll celebrity, courtesy his racy lifestyle, palatial homes, and groupie sex, ... Read more...

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Lord Byrons boorish way of fobbing off his female fans

June 22nd, 2008 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 22 (ANI): He might have the honour of being called Englands greatest romantic poet, but when it came to fobbing off his female admirers, Lord Byron chose a rather ... Read more...

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