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For the Congress, silence is not golden (Comment)


September 8th, 2012 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Any one in India who heard the live telecast of Barack Obama's speech at the national convention of the Democrats in the US on Friday would have noted how his ... Read more...

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India and Cameroon will be on a recce before Nehru Cup final (Preview)


August 30th, 2012 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) By beating the Maldives, Cameroon reduced the last round-robin game in the Nehru Cup football tournament against India Friday to an exercise in probing and ... Read more...

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Monchengladbach beat Cologne in Bundesliga


April 16th, 2012 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, April 16 (IANS) Monchengladbach recorded an impressive 3-0 win against relegation threatened Cologne while Freiburg and Hoffenheim shared points to complete the 31st round of German Bundesliga Sunday.After a ... Read more...

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Chanderpaul’s 25th Test ton put West Indies on top


April 9th, 2012 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), April 9 (IANS/CMC) Shivnarine Chanderpaul's 25th Test century underpinned a gallant batting effort as West Indies battled their way into a strong position on the second day of the ... Read more...

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‘Rachcha’ - technically sound, but lacks storyline (Telugu Movie Review)


April 7th, 2012 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Film: Rachcha; Cast: Ramcharan, Tamanna, Mukesh Rishi, Dev Gill, Kota Sreenivasa Rao, Brahmanandam, Ali, Venu Madhav, M.S. Narayana, Krishna Bhagavan, Srinivasa Reddy; Producer: R.B. Chowdhary; Screenplay-Direction: Sampath Nandi; Cinematographer: Sameer Reddy; ... Read more...

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Sensex slips 136 points, consumer durables, banking stocks lose (Lead)


March 28th, 2012 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 28 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities Wednesday closed 136 points lower on widespread selling and weak global cues. Consumer durables, realty and banking and PSU ... Read more...

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Knicks end six-game losing streak after D’Antoni’s resignation


March 15th, 2012 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
New York, March 15 (IANS) New York Knicks put an end to their six-game losing streak, routing Portland Trail Blazers 121-79 in the National Basketball Association (NBA), just hours after ... Read more...

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Sensex flat in noon trade


March 7th, 2012 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 7 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets was trading flat in noon trade Wednesday amid weakness in Asian bourses.The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay ... Read more...

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Car sales grew 7.2 percent in January


February 8th, 2012 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) Car makers started 2012 on a positive note, with sales up 7.2 percent in January -- the third consecutive month of gains after a lacklustre ... Read more...

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Indian markets trade dull in noon


February 7th, 2012 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 7 (IANS) Indian equities markets were ruling dull Tuesday as traders took a breather after straight weeks of rallying. A benchmark index was trading 47 points up ... Read more...

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Wade, David Hussey push Australia to 216/5 in 32 overs (Lead)


February 5th, 2012 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Feb 5 (IANS) Attacking fifties by Matthew Wade and David Hussey helped Australia set a daunting 217-run target against India in the ODI tri-series opener here Sunday, following heavy ... Read more...

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Indian markets quiet ahead of monetary policy


January 23rd, 2012 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 23 (IANS) Indian equities markets were sluggish a little before noon Monday, as traders were cautious ahead of the third quarterly review of the monetary policy by ... Read more...

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Laxman nixes retirement reports


January 18th, 2012 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Jan 18 (IANS) India's veteran middle-order batsman V.V.S. Laxman has squashed reports of his retirement following his poor performance in the ongoing Test series against Australia.Laxman, who has ... Read more...

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I-League: Air India draw with Lajong


January 14th, 2012 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Jan 14 (IANS) A lacklustre looking Air India let go a good opportunity to climb up the table and ended up with just one point from their Round 14 ... Read more...

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Sensex continues to be listless in noon (Lead)


January 4th, 2012 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 4 (IANS) Indian equities markets continued to trade in a tight range Wednesday noon with traders booking some profits and taking a breather after the rally in ... Read more...

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Sensex quiet in morning trade


January 4th, 2012 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 4 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities was Wednesday ruling flat in morning trade.The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the BSE which opened at 15,967.49 points ... Read more...

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Ganguly concerned over India’s showing abroad


October 20th, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 20 (IANS) Former Indian cricket captain Sourav Ganguly finds nothing surprising in the national squad's emphatic victories over England in the first two one-dayers of the ongoing ... Read more...

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Sharmila maintains lead at Hero women’s professional golf


August 24th, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 24 (IANS) Sharmila Nicollet kept the momentum going and stayed two shots ahead of the seasoned Smriti Mehra at the end of the second round at the Hero ... Read more...

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Flintoff slams India’s lacklustre attitude


August 19th, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 19 (IANS) Former England skipper Andrew Flintoff slammed India's lacklustre approach to the ongoing cricket Test series and said the hosts looked far more a "professional side" even ... Read more...

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England consolidate with Pietersen double century (Roundup)


July 23rd, 2011 - 2:00 am ICT by IANS
London, July 23 (IANS) Kevin Pietersen cracked a double century as England scored 474/8 in their first innings to pile pressure on India on the second day of the ... Read more...

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Hockey: Karnataka play Punjab, Jharkhand face Harayana in semis (Roundup)


June 17th, 2011 - 12:44 am ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 16 (IANS) Karnataka and Haryana romped into the semi-final of the senior national hockey championship, courtesy golden goals from drag flickers V.R. Raghunath and Sandeep Singh respectively here ... Read more...

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Hockey: Karnataka win through Raghunath’s golden goal (Lead)


June 16th, 2011 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 16 (IANS) Drag-flicker V.R. Raghunath's golden goal took Karnataka past Air India 2-1 and into the semi-finals of the senior national hockey championship here Thursday. Vikram Pillay converted ... Read more...

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Indian markets start on quiet note


June 9th, 2011 - 11:09 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 9 (IANS) Indian equities markets started trade on a quiet note with a benchmark index Thursday flat in opening trade and broader indices nudging up.The 30-scrip sensitive ... Read more...

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Sensex holds on to morning gains (Lead)


May 20th, 2011 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 20 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets, which rose after a quiet start Friday, continued to hold on to its morning gains. Broader markets too ... Read more...

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Sensex quiet in opening trade


May 11th, 2011 - 10:58 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 11 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets Wednesday started off on a quiet note.The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), which ... Read more...

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Indian equities markets muted in early trade


May 10th, 2011 - 11:15 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 10 (IANS) Indian equities markets Tuesday were trading muted in morning trade with a benchmark index almost unchanged from its previous close.The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of ... Read more...

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Selling intensifies at Indian markets after rate hike (Second Lead)


May 3rd, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 3 (IANS) Indian equities markets were caught in a selling spree as traders off-loaded interest rate-sensitive stocks like banking and auto after the Reserve Bank of India ... Read more...

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Sensex tanks as India’s central bank hikes rates (Lead)


May 3rd, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 3 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets nosedived Tuesday after the central bank said it would hike key interest rates to contain inflation.Banking stocks were ... Read more...

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Indian equities markets quiet ahead of monetary policy


May 3rd, 2011 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 3 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets was flat in the morning session Tuesday ahead of the release of the monetary policy.The 30-scrip sensitive index ... Read more...

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Interest rate hike fears keep markets on edge (Lead)


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 2 (IANS) There was nervousness among traders at Indian equities markets Monday ahead of the monetary policy review by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) May 3. ... Read more...

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Indian equities markets flat, capital goods in the red (Lead)


April 29th, 2011 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 29 (IANS) Indian equities markets continued to languish in dull trade around Friday noon, with capital goods and consumer durables stocks leading the losers pack.The 30-scrip sensitive ... Read more...

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Sensex flat in early trade


April 29th, 2011 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 29 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets was flat in the morning session Friday. Broader indices too were quiet.The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the ... Read more...

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Markets pare gains as inflation, Infosys results dampen sentiments (Weekly market review)


April 16th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 16 (IANS) Benchmark indices of the Indian equities markets gave up intra-week gains after IT bellwether Infosys disappointed with its quarterly results and latest data showed inflation ... Read more...

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Afridi refuses to blame ’sluggish’ Misbah for loss to India in WC semi-final


April 2nd, 2011 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, April 2(ANI): Pakistan's limited-overs captain Shahid Afridi has come to the rescue of Test skipper Misbah-ul-Haq, who received heavy criticism from all quarters following the team's 29-run defeat at the ... Read more...

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Pakistan thrash West Indies by 10 wickets


March 23rd, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 23 (IANS) Pakistan crushed a lacklustre West Indies by 10 wickets here Wednesday to enter the semifinals of the 2011 World Cup.Pakistan bowled out West Indies for a ... Read more...

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