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2008 Delhi blasts: memories linger, lessons yet to be learnt


September 13th, 2012 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) Four years after a series of blasts targeted the national capital's busiest markets, the city has moved on with careless parking, erratic security drills and ... Read more...

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Daughter made me brave: Mel C


September 12th, 2012 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 12 (IANS) Singer Melanie Chisholm, aka Mel C, says her daughter transformed her into a brave person.The Spice Girls member was shy in some parts of ... Read more...

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Chinese president meets Clinton


September 5th, 2012 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 5 (IANS) President Hu Jintao met US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton here Wednesday and appreciated her efforts to push forward ties between the two countries. Hu ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa condoles Deshmukhs’s death


August 14th, 2012 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 14 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Tuesday expressed her shock and grief at the death of union science and technology minister and former chief minister of ... Read more...

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PNB hikes interest rate on fixed deposit by 0.25 percent


August 2nd, 2012 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 2 (IANS) The government-run Punjab National Bank Thursday hiked interest rates on term deposit of one year period by 0.25 percent to 9 percent for both domestic and ... Read more...

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When do we turn adult - at 21 or 30?


July 30th, 2012 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 30 (IANS) For many people it may remain a puzzle throughout their lifetime but Australian researchers feel the traditional belief of many individuals viewing age 21 to be ... Read more...

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Infosys ranked second in global outsourcing firms


July 23rd, 2012 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 23 (IANS) Indian IT bellwether Infosys Ltd has been ranked second in the 2012 global outsourcing list of 100 top firms by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals ... Read more...

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Corporation Bank needs Rs.16 bn to meet Basel III norms


July 18th, 2012 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 18 (IANS) Public sector Corporation Bank will require capital infusion of Rs.16 billion to meet Basel III capital adequacy norms for 2013-14, Chairman and Managing Director Ajai Kumar ... Read more...

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Mohit Suri blames talent hunt for ‘Aashiqui 2′ delay


July 7th, 2012 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 7 (IANS) Mohit Suri was in search of new faces for "Aashiqui 2", but the idea turned out to be a disaster. He not only had to zero ... Read more...

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India’s mobile handsets sales cross 50 mn in Jan-March


July 3rd, 2012 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) India's mobile handsets sales crossed 50 million units in the Jan-March quarter, up 9.1 percent from the like period of the previous year, with Nokia ... Read more...

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Hemsworth’s family likes Cyrus


July 3rd, 2012 - 7:57 am ICT by IANS
London, July 3 (IANS) Singer Miley Cyrus has won the affections of fiance Liam Hemsworth's family and according to brother Luke she is the "perfect match" for the actor.The ... Read more...

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Global exposure has made Gulshan Grover more confident


June 15th, 2012 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 15 (IANS) Actor Gulshan Grover, who has featured in over 400 films so far, says that exposure to international cinema has helped him hone his skills."I believe that ... Read more...

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WI coach hails Samuels, seniors for maturity


May 21st, 2012 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
London (IANS/CMC), May 21 (IANS/CMC) The West Indies head coach Ottis Gibson says he is pleased with the manner in which the senior players have stepped up in order to compensate ... Read more...

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Haven’t bought any house in US: Preity Zinta


May 19th, 2012 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 19 (IANS) Actress Preity Zinta has quashed reports that she has bought a luxurious house in the US."Good morning! I'd like to clarify I've NOT bought any house ... Read more...

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Indian teams make Asian Squash finals


May 5th, 2012 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kuwait City, May 5 (IANS) For the first time in the history of the Asian Squash Championships, India made the men's and women's finals here Friday.In the semifinals, the Indian ... Read more...

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Elvis Crespo releases new album


May 2nd, 2012 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
Miami, May 2 (IANS/EFE) Puerto Rican singer Elvis Crespo Tuesday has released his 12th album, "Los Monsters"."I still have to defend myself just like the first day. I think that ... Read more...

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‘Vicky Donor’ actress wants content oriented films


April 29th, 2012 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) She moved from television to regional movies to Bollywood. Actress Yami Gautam, who debuted in Hindi films with the unconventional yet successful movie "Vicky Donor", ... Read more...

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Athletic Bilbao coach stays cool after Europa League win


April 27th, 2012 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, April 27 (IANS) Athletic Club Bilbao coach Marcelo Bielsa was his usual calm self after seeing his side defeat Sporting Club de Portugal 3-1 in the semi-final second leg ... Read more...

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Juventus will write history, feels Conte


April 26th, 2012 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, April 26 (IANS) Juventus head coach Antonio Conte believed that his side could create history after they beat Cesena 1-0 to move closer to the Serie A football title.Juventus ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

South Korean banks’ foreign borrowing growth slows


April 18th, 2012 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, April 18 (IANS) South Korean banks' foreign borrowing growth slowed last month as local lenders borrowed less loans from overseas amid easing external uncertainties, a financial watchdog said Wednesday.The ... Read more...

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China to sell nearly $5 bn in T-bonds


April 10th, 2012 - 4:10 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 10 (IANS) China will sell 30 billion yuan ($4.76 billion) in seven-year book-entry treasury bonds, the finance ministry announced Monday.This issuance is in addition to the ministry's fifth ... Read more...

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Three states to auction Rs.2,850 crore loan


April 5th, 2012 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 5 (IANS) Governments of Andhra Pradesh, Haryana and Punjab will sale state development loans worth Rs.2,850 crore through an open auction, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said ... Read more...

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Not stepping into Mohnish’s shoes: Sharad Kelkar


March 8th, 2012 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) Television actor Sharad Kelkar, who is replacing Mohnish Behl in "Kuch Toh Log Kahenge", says he won't copy the former's style and will just play ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

South Korea’s short-term foreign debts hit four-year low


February 21st, 2012 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Feb 21 (IANS) South Korea's short-term foreign debts hit a nearly four-year low last year as local lenders paid back external debts with long-term funds borrowed from overseas, the ... Read more...

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Ricky Martin happy with family, return to Broadway


February 14th, 2012 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 14 (IANS/EFE) Singer and actor Ricky Martin said he is happy with both his personal and professional life as he prepares to return to the Broadway stage ... Read more...

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South Korean money supply growth unchanged in December 2011


February 8th, 2012 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Feb 8 (IANS) South Korea's money supply growth stayed unchanged in December 2011 year due to a base effect, the central bank said Wednesday.The country's M2, so-called broad money, ... Read more...

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Global uncertainty not affecting IT industry: Premji (Second Lead)


January 20th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 20 (IANS) The resilient Indian IT industry remains unaffected by the uncertainty in the macro-economic environment or the sovereign debt crisis in Europe, Wipro Chairman Azim Premji said ... Read more...

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World Bank extends $130 mn loan for North East development


January 20th, 2012 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) The World Bank Friday extended a $130 million loan to India that will be used to fund rural development programmes in the North East region ... Read more...

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Slowdown temporary: Montek


January 6th, 2012 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 6 (IANS) Holding that the current economic slowdown would be in the "short term", Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia Friday said India could be the world's ... Read more...

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Lokpal can destabilise the nation: Vayalar Ravi (Interview)


December 26th, 2011 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) Minister for Overseas Indian Affairs Vayalar Ravi has warned that if basic principles were incorrectly applied, a Lokpal can potentially "destabilise the nation"."I don't ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Tamil Nadu to draft new IT policy: Jayalalithaa


December 21st, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 21 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Wednesday said her government plans to come out with a new policy on information technology (IT) to catapult the state ... Read more...

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Force India retain di Resta for 2012, drop Sutil


December 17th, 2011 - 1:49 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 17 (IANS) The speculation on Sahara Force India's drivers for the 2012 season ended Friday when the team decided to retain Britain's Paul di Resta and promoted German ... Read more...

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Indian Oil raises Rs.1,400 crore through bond issue


December 16th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) State-run Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) Friday said it has raised over Rs.1,400 crore from the bond markets to meet the capital requirements for its ongoing ... Read more...

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Pakistan must act with maturity: Daily


December 15th, 2011 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 15 (IANS) It is about time Pakistan "pragmatically viewed its failures and successes with the international community and formulated its foreign policy", a leading Pakistani daily said Thursday ... Read more...

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South Korea’s money supply growth accelerates in October


December 7th, 2011 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Dec 7 (IANS) South Korea's money supply growth continued its upward trend in October due to a base effect, the central bank said Wednesday.The country's M2, so-called broad money, ... Read more...

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