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BCCI maintains total transparency on IPL: Amin


January 9th, 2011 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 9 (IANS) Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman Chirayu Amin Sunday denied that Chennai Super Kings owner N. Srinivasan had an edge over the other team owners as he is also ... Read more...

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Kumble plays important role in building RCB: Mallya


January 9th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 9 (IANS) Royal Challengers Bangalore owner Vijay Mallya said Sunday that former India captain Anil Kumble plays an important role in building the team for the fourth edition of the ... Read more...

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Kumble wants to manage cricket than play in IPL (Lead)


January 4th, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 4 (IANS) Former Indian captain Anil Kumble Tuesday pulled out of the auction for the fourth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), preferring to administer the game rather ... Read more...

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Salman Khan launches Kingfisher’s Calendar 2011


December 19th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
By Shaikh SharikMumbai, Dec.19 (ANI): Bollywood actor Salman Khan launched the Kingfisher Calendar 2011here over the weekend."I have launched the Kingfisher calendar for the second time and I like Vijay ... Read more...

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Delhi first Asian City to host FIA awards gala


December 15th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 15 (IANS) India will become the first Asian country to host the annual Federation Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA) Gala Awards function after the Federation of Motor Sports Clubs of India ... Read more...

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Deepika Padukone: RK Turns To TMK On Her Neck?


December 7th, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Deepika was quite attached to the tattoo so she decided not to remove it even after breaking up with the Bollywood hunk. So, what made Deepika to change her mind and ... Read more...

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Deepika Enjoys Imran’s Foot Massage


November 15th, 2010 - 11:38 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 15, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Looks like the Bangalore beauty Deepika Padukone is having quite a fun time ever since she called off her relationship with actor Ranbir Kapoor. While the girl ... Read more...

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Looking forward to ‘Amar Prem’ remake, says Deepika


October 9th, 2010 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Oct 9 (IANS) A filmmaker known for his epic vision and grand spectacles is planning to remake Shakti Samanta's 1971 classic "Amar Prem". And Deepika Padukone ... Read more...

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No “overdues” to oil companies, says Mallya


September 23rd, 2010 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Kingfisher Airlines Thursday said it does not have any "overdues" to oil marketing companies (OMCs). "We have given them (OMCs) a lot of money, so we do not ... Read more...

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British Airways-Iberia could buy Indian airline


September 5th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep.6 (ANI): British Airways has indicated that it may buy an Indian airline following its merger with Spain's Iberia.British Airways CEO Willie Walsh speaking in the Indian city of Mumbai, ... Read more...

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Mukherjee, banks differ on liquidity, rate hike plan


August 14th, 2010 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said Saturday that banks will not raise their interest rates in response to the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) tight monetary policy ... Read more...

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Jethmalani, Mallya Anand Sharma makes it to Upper House


June 17th, 2010 - 11:39 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 17 (ANI): The prominent candidates who were in the fray for Thursday's Rajya Sabha polls have secured victory with the help of supporting parties.Union Commerce and Industry ... Read more...

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Mallya, BJP, Congress nominees win in Karnataka (Lead)


June 17th, 2010 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 17 (IANS) Business baron Vijay Mallya, former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president M. Venkaiah Naidu and Congress general secretary Oscar Fernandes Thursday won the Rajya Sabha poll from Karnataka. The ... Read more...

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Biz tycoon Mallya wins BJP backing for Rajya Sabha


June 16th, 2010 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 16 (IANS) Business tycoon Vijay Mallya is set to win the Rajya Sabha poll here Thursday as an Independent with the support of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ... Read more...

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Global Investors Meet assures greater economic prosperity in Karnataka


June 4th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, June 4 (ANI): The ambitious Global Investors Meet-2010, which has been hosted to lure entrepreneurs in Karnataka, received an overwhelming response here on Thursday.On the very first day, around 400 MoUs ... Read more...

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MoUs pour in at Karnataka Global Investors’ Meet (Roundup)


June 3rd, 2010 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 3 (IANS) Over 40 memorandum of understandings for an investment of nearly Rs.3 lakh crore (Rs.3 trillion) in Karnataka were signed on the first day of the two-day Global ... Read more...

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United Breweries to make wine out of litchis in Bihar


April 30th, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, April 30 (IANS) Vijay Mallya-promoted United Breweries (UB) is planning to set up a litchi processing plant at Patahi in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district to make wine, an official said Friday. The company ... Read more...

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IPL franchises to support Lalit Modi


April 21st, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Apr 21 (ANI): Most of the Indian Premier League (IPL) franchises continue to support IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi despite the controversies surrounding him.Royal Challengers Bangalore owner Vijay Mallya and ... Read more...

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Clouds cause anxiety, but IPL tie enthralls Bangalore


April 8th, 2010 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 8 (IANS) Overcast skies and cool breeze Thursday evening brought much needed relief from the searing heat to Bangaloreans, but led to worry among cricket fans that the crucial ... Read more...

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Mallya’s liquor firm is world’s second largest in sales


April 8th, 2010 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 7 (IANS) Indian business tycoon Vijay Mallya's United Spirits Ltd. became the world's second largest liquor firm, with sales volumes of 100 million cases in fiscal 2009-10, the company said ... Read more...

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Spirited contest turns T20 into a carnival in Bangalore


March 17th, 2010 - 12:30 am ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Bangalore, March 16 (IANS) The match between Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Kings XI Punjab Tuesday in the Indian Premier League turned into a carnival at the M. Chinnaswamy ... Read more...

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Chandhok set for Formula One


February 26th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 26 (IANS) Talks between Indian hopeful Karun Chandhok and Campos Meta team principal Colin Kolles are in the "final stages" of a deal that if successfully concluded would make the ... Read more...

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Force India aims high this season


January 6th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) After a stupendous performance in 2009, Force India has set an ambitious target of finishing among the top five in the Formula One season this year. Force India ... Read more...

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India racing drivers struggling to make a mark (Motorsport Yearender)


December 22nd, 2009 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar Chennai, Dec 22 (IANS) Indian motor sport switched gears in 2009, but rarely, if at all, into overdrive. While the election of Vijay Mallya to the World Motor Sports Council ... Read more...

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Sari-clad cheerleaders to boost crowd at Cuttack ODI


October 27th, 2009 - 9:59 am ICT by IANS
By Jatindra Dash Bhubaneswar, Oct 27 (IANS) Sari-clad cheerleaders will perform for the first time during the day and night one-day international cricket match between India and Sri Lanka Dec 21 at Barabati ... Read more...

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Bangaloreans to run for healthy heart


September 25th, 2009 - 11:49 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 25 (IANS) In just one year in her job, BPO employee Beena M, 23, has gained around eight kilograms and doctors fear she might be prone to heart-related ailments. This ... Read more...

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Gandhi’s granddaughter asks Govt to stop participating in memorabilia mania


September 21st, 2009 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep. 21 (ANI): Mahatma Gandhi's granddaughter has urged the Indian Government to stop trying to obtain every piece of memorabilia associated with him, as Gandhi was an original minimalist and rejected ... Read more...

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United Spirits calls off talks with Diageo on stake sale


August 26th, 2009 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 25 (IANS) India's top liquor firm United Spirits Ltd decided to call off its discussions on selling a strategic stake to British spirits major Diageo Plc, a senior company ... Read more...

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Sets Appeal : Zee Tv L’il Champs


August 6th, 2009 - 4:26 am ICT by IBNS
Mumbai/Kolkata, Aug 6 (IBNS) Dhairya and Suresh Wadekar celebrate their birthday this week on Zee TV L’il Champs. A preview by India Blooms Its my birthday now… There’s loads of fun and ... Read more...

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Private air operators to suspend operation on August 18


July 31st, 2009 - 7:42 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, July 31(ANI): The country's private airlines on Friday joined hands to demand a bailout from the Government and announced they would suspend their operation on August 18.The Secretary General of The ... Read more...

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Foreign investment proposals worth Rs.892 crore cleared


July 17th, 2009 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) The government Friday cleared 16 foreign direct investment (FDI) proposals valued at Rs.891.71 crore, the bulk of them for by a power project, the government said Friday. The ... Read more...

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Gujarat government rejects Mallya’s suggestion to rethink prohibition policy


July 11th, 2009 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, July 11 (ANI): Rejecting liquor baron Viajy Mallya's suggestion to rethink the state's prohibition policy, the Gujarat government said, that he should look at his liquor business and keep out of ... Read more...

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Three Indian banks form joint venture in Malaysia


June 8th, 2009 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, June 8 (ANI): Three Indian banks have put up an initial investment of 86 million dollars into a joint venture to set up a subsidiary in Malaysia.The three banks - ... Read more...

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Royal Challengers to take on Deccan Chargers in IPL-2 final


May 24th, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Johannesburg (South Africa), May 24 (ANI): The Anil Kumble-led Royal Challengers, Bangalore (RCB), which has won seven of its last nine matches, will take on the Adam Gilchrist-inspired Deccan Chargers in the ... Read more...

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US Gandhian collector, Mallya in deal to set up foundation for poor


May 16th, 2009 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington/New York, May 16 (IANS) James Otis, US-based collector of Mahatma Gandhi's belongings, has struck a deal with Indian liquor baron Vijay Mallya to set up a foundation to raise ... Read more...

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