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Pranab Mukherjee: Government’s No.2 is Nation’s No.1 (Profile)


July 22nd, 2012 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) During his more than four decades of public service, Pranab Mukherjee, 76, elected Sunday as India's 13th president, was the government's principal trouble-shooter during ... Read more...

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There is rivalry in shooting too: Manavjit Sandhu


July 20th, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) Trap shooter Manavjit Sandhu has said it is a myth that marksmen compete with themselves and don't have a rival like other sports do."I have been ... Read more...

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Emotional toll make patients out of doctors (Health Feature)


July 20th, 2012 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) The white coat, those knowing eyes, that reassuring voice when in pain, a mere glimpse of a doctor puts us at ease. Little does one ... Read more...

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Saina Nehwal gave up karate to embrace badminton


July 6th, 2012 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Badminton ace Saina Nehwal, who is confident of winning the gold in the London Olympics, was initially into karate before she took up the shuttlecock ... Read more...

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Will carry on as long as I enjoy my game: Tendulkar (Lead)


March 17th, 2012 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 16 (IANS) India's batting legend Sachin Tendulkar, who got his landmark 100th international century against Bangladesh here Friday, ended all speculation about his immediate retirement saying ... Read more...

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Mayawati’s officials out to taint SP’s image: Akhilesh (Lead)


March 9th, 2012 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 9 (IANS) Pushed on the backfoot by reports of hooliganism by his party workers in several parts of Uttar Pradesh, Samajwadi Party (SP) president Akhilesh Yadav Friday ... Read more...

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CBI seeks court nod for Jagan aide’s narco test


January 25th, 2012 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 25 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has sought a special court's permission to conduct narco analysis test on Vijay Sai Reddy, an accused in the illegal ... Read more...

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I’m open to criticism: Sikander Kher


November 19th, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) Actor Sikander Kher didn't have a dream start in Bollywood like other star kids, but the son of veteran actors Anupam and Kirron Kher ... Read more...

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PM welcomes bigger role for Rahul in Congress


November 12th, 2011 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
On Board Air India One, Nov 12 (IANS) With speculation about a move to make Rahul Gandhi the working president of the Congress party, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday ... Read more...

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Michael Jackson’s last words revealed


November 9th, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Nov 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Doctor Conrad Murray has revealed that when Michael Jackson was gasping for breath during his final moments, he kept asking for propofol. Autopsy report revealed that Jackson ... Read more...

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With Pakistan watching, India firming up big plans on Afghanistan


November 1st, 2011 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) With Pakistan warily watching its moves, India is firming up ambitious plans that include a rail link between Chabahar port in Iran and resource-rich ... Read more...

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India, China to launch new border mechanism soon


October 5th, 2011 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) Amid reports of sporadic incursions by Chinese troops into Indian territory, India and China are set to launch a new joint boundary mechanism later ... Read more...

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Pakistan should hand over Dawood to India: Krishna


October 5th, 2011 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 4 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Tuesday asked Pakistan to "act quickly" and hand over Dawood Ibrahim, the gangster-turned-terrorist who is wanted in India for various ... Read more...

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Pakistan is in flat denial about Dawood: India


September 30th, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) India knows that gangster-turned-terrorist Dawood Ibrahim is in Pakistan and has taken up the issue of his extradition many a time, but Islamabad is ... Read more...

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Sidhu calls Akhtar’s claims a cheap gimmick


September 24th, 2011 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 24 (IANS) Former Indian cricketer Navjot Singh Sidhu Saturday said Pakistani pacer Shoaib Akhtar was indulging in cheap gimmicks to sell his book where the speedster has ... Read more...

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Congress’ money before 1993 trust vote a donation: JMM MPs


September 13th, 2011 - 1:19 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) In a fresh twist in the vote of confidence controversy faced by the P.V. Narasimha Rao government in 1993, the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) MPs ... Read more...

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Swann thanks Fletcher for ignoring him for 7 years


July 19th, 2011 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 19 (IANS) England off-spinner Graeme Swann thanked India coach Duncan Fletcher for shaping his international career by repeatedly ignoring him during his eight-year tenure as coach with the ... Read more...

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Rabbani to brief India on Taliban reconciliation


July 13th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Against the backdrop of intensifying violence in Afghanistan, India will hold talks with Burhanuddin Rabbani, head of the Afghan government's peace council negotiating with ... Read more...

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Living in hospital so wife can be on duty: former CPI-M MP


July 1st, 2011 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 1 (IANS) Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) central committee member and former MP Mohammed Salim Friday clarified that he and his doctor wife were living in a ... Read more...

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Ansari says he is happy to be out of Hurriyat


April 22nd, 2011 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 22 (IANS) Maulvi Abbas Ansari, the senior Kashmiri Shia leader who was suspended from the Hurriyat for meeting central government interlocutors, has now openly rebelled against the ... Read more...

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When stars overtake models on ramp


April 9th, 2011 - 10:29 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) Call it brand promotion or fashion connection, celebrities walk the ramp quite often, taking away all the limelight and a lot of money, leaving ... Read more...

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Swami Vivekananda was fond of dal, American ice-cream: New biography


April 4th, 2011 - 10:08 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) Swami Vivekananda, the 20th century visionary and founder of the Ramakrishna Mission, loved lentils, especially the 'kalai', a traditional Bengali variety cooked with fennel, ... Read more...

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Plea to record hearings goes to chief justice (Lead, superseding previous story)


March 1st, 2011 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday referred to the chief justice a plea seeking permission to record the proceedings of a case in which the petitioner is a ... Read more...

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Court disallows audio, video recording of proceedings


February 28th, 2011 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday rejected a man's petition seeking permission to record judicial proceedings in cases in which he himself is a party.Justice S.N. Dhingra said: ... Read more...

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Srinagar’s ‘dogged’ problem giving nightmares


February 13th, 2011 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
By F. Ahmed Srinagar, Feb 13 (IANS) Is Srinagar going to the dogs? Packs of ferocious canines nip at the heels of the devout at the entrance of mosques, chase students on way ... Read more...

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In Uttar Pradesh bylanes, children help fight polio


February 3rd, 2011 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma Muzaffarnagar (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 3 (IANS) On any polio immunisation day, eight-year-old Ayad Hussain wakes up early, finishes his breakfast and by 7 a.m., along with a dozen other children, ... Read more...

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How battle against polio was won in Uttar Pradesh


January 24th, 2011 - 11:00 am ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma Meerut, Jan 24 (IANS) From 26 cases of polio in 2009 to none last year, Meerut district is a mirror of the cheering development taking place in polio-endemic Uttar Pradesh.And ... Read more...

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Peace Mumbai, Indian Muslim intellectuals condemn Taseer’s killing


January 9th, 2011 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan 9 (ANI): 'Peace Mumbai' activists and Indian Muslim intellectuals have strongly condemned the brutal assassination of Punjab Governor Salmaan Taseer and expressed their apprehensions over growing religious intolerance in Pakistan. ... Read more...

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Peace Mumbai condemns Salman Taseer killing


January 8th, 2011 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 8 (IANS) India-Pakistan friendship activists here Saturday strongly condemned the assassination of Salman Taseer, governor of Pakistan's Punjab Province. In a statement, Peace Mumbai said: "Taseer was shot dead by ... Read more...

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Taseer’s killing signals rising intolerance in Pakistan: Former envoys


January 4th, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) The assassination of Salman Taseer, the governor of Pakistan's Punjab province, signals increasing intolerance in that country and should be worrying for India and the world, ... Read more...

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Rani Mukerji Dismisses Ghaghra Designer After Wardrobe Malfunction!


December 30th, 2010 - 4:13 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Bollywood actress Rani Mukerji was so angry with her new lady designer for giving her an ill-fitted ghaghra to wear on stage that she did not think twice before firing ... Read more...

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VVIP movement, jams biggest roadblocks for Delhi ambulances


December 22nd, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Prathiba Raju New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Their sirens scream, but with little effect. Many of the capital's ambulance services that operate around 2,000 vehicles blame low awareness, traffic jams and ... Read more...

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Agra skies ready for pigeon flying contests


December 22nd, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Brij Khandelwal Agra, Dec 22 (IANS) Thousands of pigeons are getting ready for Agra's skies -- to respond to catcalls and shouts from excited "kabootar baz" (pigeon flyers) in the small ... Read more...

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India hopes China will resolve stapled visas, will pitch for UN seat (Second Lead)


December 13th, 2010 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) Two days before Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao touches down here on a three-day visit, India Monday hoped that China would support its candidature for a permanent ... Read more...

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India hopes China will resolve stapled visas, offers UN support


December 13th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) Two days before Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao touches down here for a three-day visit, India Monday hoped that China would support it's bid for a permanent ... Read more...

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