matter of honour

1950 or 1951? That’s the vital question for Gen. V.K. Singh


February 9th, 2012 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
The Supreme Court will hear Friday the Indian Army chief, Gen. V.K. Singh's petition to correct his year of birth from 1950 to 1951. He says it's a matter of honour ... Read more...

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Kerala again speaks of new Mullaperiyar dam


January 3rd, 2012 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 3 (IANS) Even as a Supreme Court-appointed experts committee continues to deliberate on the Mullaperiyar dam, Kerala Tuesday once again stressed on a new dam as the only ... Read more...

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Six more Indian hockey players pull out of WSH


December 1st, 2011 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Six more Indian players pulled out of the World Series Hockey (WSH) Thursday citing national camp for the Olympic qualifier that would coincide with the ... Read more...

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Six top Indian hockey players pull out of WSH


November 30th, 2011 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) The World Series Hockey (WSH) suffered a serious set-back Wednesday after six top Indian players pulled out of the league, citing national commitment.Goalkeepers Bharat Chettri, ... Read more...

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Euro-2012 main stadium to re-open with Ukraine-Germany friendly


November 12th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kiev, Nov 12 (IANS) A friendly football match between Ukraine and Germany here Friday will be the first match organised in the renovated Olympic stadium which will host the final ... Read more...

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Chavan lauds Tendulkar


October 13th, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 13 (IANS) Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan Wednesday congratulated Sachin Tendulkar for his match-winning performance in the second Test match against Australia in Bangalore."Each run that Sachin now takes ... Read more...

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INLD condemns honour killings, demands action


June 28th, 2010 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 28 (IANS) The Indian National Lok Dal (INLD), the main opposition party in Haryana, Monday condemned the rampant incidents of honour killings and demanded strict action against the culprits. "Honour killing ... Read more...

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6-month baby girl married to 25-yr-old man in Pakistan to settle feud


May 31st, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 31 (ANI): In order to resolve a feud brought about by the "kidnapping" and subsequent love marriage of a girl by a married man, a Jirga in Pakistan has decided ... Read more...

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Garmi Ka Dushman Sharbat, Talwaar Soap - some of the hit consumer products in Pakistan!


May 25th, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 25 (ANI): Kalashnikov Surf, Pistol Soap and Talwaar Soap - these are just some of the quirky names of consumer goods being sold to the rich and poor alike in ... Read more...

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Northeastern youths making mark in all walks of life


March 10th, 2010 - 10:34 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 10 (ANI): Talented people from northeast are making a mark in different fields across the country.One such person is Sangeeta Phukan an Assamese who recently took part in ... Read more...

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We will not let Commonwealth Games suffer: Shiela Dixit


September 14th, 2009 - 10:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 14 (ANI): A day after the chief of Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) Michael Fennel expressed reservations regarding the completion of work and preparations for the 2010 Commonwealth Games, ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh body builder keenly awaits Taiwan championship


July 15th, 2009 - 9:37 pm ICT by ANI
By Sandeep TayalBulandshahar (Uttar Pradesh), July 15 (ANI): It isn't unusual for people in the country to expect medals from sportspersons contesting competitions, especially those being held in abroad.Amit Chaudhary, a ... Read more...

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Honour killings remain unchecked in Lahore


July 6th, 2009 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, July 6 (ANI): Honour killing seems to go on unchecked in Lahore as it claimed three lives in two incidents last week. It seems that it has become part and parcel ... Read more...

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Art auction for polio eradication


May 26th, 2009 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) Works of eminent artists, including M.F. Husain and Satish Gujral, will go under the hammer Saturday to raise funds for the fight against polio in India. Over 90 ... Read more...

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New reason to lose weight: betting websites


May 12th, 2009 - 9:45 am ICT by IANS
By Sophie von Puttkamer Washington, May 12 (DPA) John Hamaski tried a lot of things to lose weight but nothing really worked. The 38-year-old lawyer from San Francisco began several diets and enlisted ... Read more...

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I was ready to resign if n-deal did not go through: PM


April 10th, 2009 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) In a candid admission, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Friday that the "toughest decision" of his tenure was the inking of the India-US civil nuclear deal ... Read more...

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Tendulkar to lead Mumbai Indians in IPL


March 8th, 2008 - 6:48 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, March 8 (IANS) Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar was Saturday named captain of the Mukesh Ambani-owned Mumbai IPL team which has been christened "Mumbai Indians Team". Sachin also unveiled the team logo ... Read more...

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