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India face South Africa in ICC Champions Trophy opener


August 21st, 2012 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 21 (IANS) India will face South Africa in the opening match of the ICC Champions Trophy in Cardiff, June 6.India and South Africa are in Group B along ... Read more...

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Hazare told Khurshid ‘he had no choice’


August 3rd, 2012 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) Anna Hazare had nothing against the Congress and was aware of the shortcomings of some of his Team Anna colleagues but "had no choice ... Read more...

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French jobless rate reaches record high


July 26th, 2012 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, July 26 (IANS) The unemployment rate in France inched up by 0.8 percent in June compared with the previous month, reaching a record high since August 1999, official ... Read more...

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Rajesh Khanna suffered from liver infection


July 19th, 2012 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 18 (IANS) Yesteryear Bollywood superstar Rajesh Khanna, who was ailing for sometime, died at his Bandra residence on Wednesday morning. However, the reason behind his death was his ... Read more...

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Rajesh Khanna is dead (Lead)


July 18th, 2012 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 18 (IANS) Bollywood's first superstar Rajesh Khanna passed away Wednesday following a prolonged illness, a family friend said. He was 69."He is no more," Vijay Zaveri, a ... Read more...

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Rajesh Khanna discharged from hospital


July 16th, 2012 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 16 (IANS) Two days after being hospitalised, veteran actor Rajesh Khanna was discharged from Lilavati Hospital Monday and is "fine" now, said a source close to the family."Rajesh ... Read more...

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Rajesh Khanna likely to be discharged Tuesday


July 15th, 2012 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 15 (IANS) Veteran actor Rajesh Khanna, who was again admitted to the Lilavati Hospital Saturday evening after he felt weak, is recovering and is likely to get discharged ... Read more...

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Rajesh Khanna hospitalized again


July 14th, 2012 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 14 (IANS) Actor Rajesh Khanna was Saturday again admitted to the Lilavati Hospital here, six days after he was discharged from there, hospital sources said.A hospital source told ... Read more...

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Former DMK legislator arrested for rape, murder


July 14th, 2012 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 13 (IANS) Former DMK legislator M. Rajkumar was remanded to 14 days custody by a court here Friday for allegedly raping and murdering a 15-year-old girl who worked ... Read more...

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Abducted student released after 15 days


July 8th, 2012 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 8 (IANS) Kidnappers Sunday released a 22-year-old civil engineering student they had abducted here for ransom a fortnight earlier, police said.Ravi Kumar, a third year student at the ... Read more...

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Rajesh Khanna gets discharged


July 8th, 2012 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 8 (IANS) Yesteryears' superstar Rajesh Khanna who was admitted to a hospital here two weeks ago has been discharged, his wife Dimple Kapadia informed."Khanna is back home. He ... Read more...

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Rajesh Khanna likely to be discharged at weekend


July 6th, 2012 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 6 (IANS) Yesteryears' superstar Rajesh Khanna, who is being treated at Lilawati Hospital for almost two weeks, might be discharged over the weekend, according to a source close ... Read more...

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US initial jobless claims dip to six-week low


July 6th, 2012 - 3:52 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 6 (IANS) The number of people in the US applying for unemployment aid last week dropped to the lowest level since mid May, the Labor Department said Thursday.The ... Read more...

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US seizes $26 mn cocaine shipment


July 4th, 2012 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
Miami, July 4 (IANS/EFE) The US Coast Guard has announced that it had seized a shipment of more than 900 kg of cocaine valued at more than $26 million in ... Read more...

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Abductors demand Rs.20 lakh to release Bihar student


June 30th, 2012 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 30 (IANS) Abductors of an engineering student from Bihar have demanded a ransom of Rs.20 lakhs to release him even as search operations have been intensified in the ... Read more...

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‘No radiation from Rajasthan atomic power station’


June 29th, 2012 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 29 (IANS) There was no radioactive leakage into the environment from Rawatbhata's Rajasthan Atomic Power Station Unit-5 in a minor incident of Tritium uptake which happened there last ... Read more...

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Four arrested for trafficking, eight girls rescued


June 26th, 2012 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) Four people, including a woman, were arrested here for child trafficking and eight minor girls were rescued, police said Tuesday."The accused were involved in trafficking ... Read more...

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Karnataka law minister withdraws resignation


June 26th, 2012 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 26 (IANS) Karnataka's Law and Parliamentary Minister S. Suresh Kumar Tuesday withdrew his resignation after Advocate General S. Vijay Shankar cleared him of the charges of taking ... Read more...

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Child rights panel seeks report on abandoned borewells


June 24th, 2012 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) India's apex child rights panel has sought a report from the water resources ministry on abandoned borewells that have turned into death traps for children ... Read more...

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South African airport evacuated after bomb scare


June 24th, 2012 - 6:47 am ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 23 (IANS) Terminal buildings at a South African airport near Johannesburg had to evacuated Saturday following a bomb scare.According to officials, terminal buildings of the Lanseria Airport were ... Read more...

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Motorsports: Moretti scores for Mahindra Racing


June 24th, 2012 - 1:12 am ICT by IANS
Mugello, June 23 (IANS) Team Mahindra Racing's lead rider Riccardo Moretti won the first of the two races at the weekend in the Italian 125cc championship here Saturday while team-mate ... Read more...

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PM indicates cabinet reshuffle, mum on timing


June 24th, 2012 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
On Board Air India One, June 23 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has indicated a cabinet reshuffle but declined any comment on its timing, or who will replace Pranab ... Read more...

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Trinamool ’still’ part of coalition: PM


June 24th, 2012 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
On Board Air India One, June 23 (IANS) Despite sharp differences over the choice of candidate for president, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday said that the Trinamool Congress "still" ... Read more...

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PM returns home from Brazil, Mexico trip


June 24th, 2012 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh returned here Saturday after a visit to Brazil and Mexico.Manmohan Singh had attended the Earth Summit in Rio de ... Read more...

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Man held for killing minor in Delhi


June 24th, 2012 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) A 19-year-old youth was arrested Saturday for murdering a minor boy whom he kidnapped for Rs.5,000 ransom, police said.Vinod Kumar, a labourer, was arrested ... Read more...

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24 killed in Afghan flash floods


June 23rd, 2012 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, June 23 (IANS) At least 24 people were killed and nine others injured Saturday due to heavy rains and flash floods in Afghanistan's western province of Ghor, Xinhua reported.Provincial ... Read more...

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Man murdered outside house in Delhi


June 23rd, 2012 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) A 28-year-old man was found murdered outside his residence here, police said Saturday.Vinod Khatri was sleeping outside his house in north Delhi's Narela area Friday ... Read more...

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UAE charity to distribute food aid in Yemen


June 23rd, 2012 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Sana'a, June 23 (IANS/WAM) The Khalifa Bin Zayed Humanitarian Foundation of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has bought food supplies from markets in Yemen to distribute them among the needy ... Read more...

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UAE builds 40 schools in Pakistan


June 23rd, 2012 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 23 (IANS/WAM) The UAE Project to Assist Pakistan has built 40 schools and handed them over to authorities in Pakistan's northwest Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.Around 21,000 boys and girls ... Read more...

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Diana Tea eyes 10-15 percent turnover growth


June 23rd, 2012 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 23 (IANS) Diana Tea Company Limited (DTCL), an Aares Group company, Saturday said it is eyeing 10 percent to 15 percent increase in its turnover this year."Currently, our ... Read more...

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Sushil Kumar’s act on ‘Jhalak…’ impresses Abhishek (With Images)


June 23rd, 2012 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 23 (IANS) Sushil Kumar, who became an overnight sensation after winning Rs.5 crore on "Kaun Banega Crorepati 5", hosted by megastar Amitabh Bachchan, left the latter's son ... Read more...

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Stage set for J&K; Rally next weekend


June 23rd, 2012 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) The J&K; Bank Mughal Rally is a week away with Team Mahindra, Maruti and Tata zooming in to Srinagar to battle it out in the ... Read more...

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Delhi has another hot day, rains expected Sunday (Lead)


June 23rd, 2012 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) Delhi continued to be baked Saturday in the hot weather of the past few days with the maximum temperature settling five notches above average at ... Read more...

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Egypt presidential poll results to be announced Sunday


June 23rd, 2012 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, June 23 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The official results of Egypt's presidential election will be announced Sunday at 5 p.m. (1300 GMT), state TV reported Saturday.The results of the June 16-17 ... Read more...

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Three crew members injured on ‘Dabangg 2′ sets (Lead)


June 23rd, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 23 (IANS) Three technicians were injured on the sets of Salman Khan-starrer "Dabangg 2" at Mehboob Studio here Saturday, and were admitted to the Lilavati Hospital. They ... Read more...

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