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MCC-Murugappa Hockey: Army XI draw with ONGC


September 11th, 2012 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, S Sep 10 (IANS) Holders Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC)dropped precious points as they drew 1-1 with Army XI in a pool A match of the 87th MCC ... Read more...

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MCC-Murgappa Hockey: Amir Khan’s hat-trick sees BPCL drub IOB


September 8th, 2012 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 8 (IANS) Amir Khan notched a hat-trick to star in BPCL's 4-0 win over Indian Overseas Bank in a Group A fixture for their second successive success in ... Read more...

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Air India rout Railways


September 6th, 2012 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sept 6 (IANS) Air India trounced Indian Railways 4-0 with goals by V.S. Vinaya, Shivendra Singh, Joga Singh and Vikas Pillay in a Group B match of the 87th ... Read more...

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Ten teams for Murugappa hockey


September 5th, 2012 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 5 (IANS) Ten teams, including holders ONGC, will take part in the 87th All-India MCC Murugappa Gold Cup hockey tournament commencing here Thursday.According to organising secretary Sanjay Gulvady, ... Read more...

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Abdullah ousts Agarwal in national tennis


August 24th, 2012 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 24 (IANS) In an all-Andhra clash, Shaikh Abdullah upset top seed D. Rishab Agarwal 6-4, 6-4 to enter the final of the boys singles of the Adidas-MCC under-18 ... Read more...

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Balaji annexes ITF title


May 5th, 2012 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 5 (IANS) Fifth seed Sriram Balaji beat Joss Espasandin of Switzerland 6-3, 6-4, in the singles final of the MCC-SR Subramaniam Memorial ITF Futures men's tennis tournament, here ... Read more...

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Balaji, Espasandin in ITF tennis title clash


May 4th, 2012 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 4 (IANS) India's Sriram Balaji and Swiss Joss Espasandin entered the singles final of the MCC-SR Subramaniam Memorial ITF Men's Futures tennis tournament with contrasting victories here Friday.Fifth ... Read more...

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Five Indians in main draw


April 29th, 2012 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 29 (IANS) Five Indians qualified for the main draw of the MCC-SR Subramaniam Memorial ITF men's Futures tennis tournament, here Sunday.The results (qualifying - final round): Peter Goldsteiner ... Read more...

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Warner’s switch-hit can become popular in Tests: Hussey


February 2nd, 2012 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Feb 2 (IANS) Australia's Twenty20 specialist David Hussey feels that his team mate David Warner's switch-hit is a phenomenon that could become a prominent Test cricket shot.Th left-handed Warner ... Read more...

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MCC upset with India over DRS, member Dravid has different view


January 11th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Cape Town/Perth, Jan 11 (IANS) The Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) World Cricket Committee said it was wrong not to have Decision Review System (DRS) in Test matches involving India.The Indian ... Read more...

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Bumper crowd at MCG will bid farewell to famed Indian trio


December 21st, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 21 (IANS) The Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) will have a bumper 75,000 crowd on the opening day of the Boxing Day Test to bid farewell to ... Read more...

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Kishenji’s death not good for country: Shibu Soren


December 2nd, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Dec 2 (IANS) Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) chief Shibu Soren said the death of Maoist leader Kishenji was "not good for the country", inviting sharp reaction from political ... Read more...

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English cricket to have earliest start in 2012


November 29th, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 29 (IANS) The English county is all set to have its earliest start ever next season, with the first round of County matches scheduled to begin April 5.There ... Read more...

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Maoists blast rail tracks in Chhattisgarh


September 27th, 2011 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Sep 27 (IANS) Maoist rebels blew up a portion of rail tracks Tuesday in Chhattisgarh's violence-hit Dantewada district, police said.The damage to the tracks near Bhansi railway station, halted ... Read more...

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Reduced petro-product subsidies can rein inflation: Official


September 16th, 2011 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 16 (IANS) Emphasising that an effective policy to control high inflation is to curtail the fiscal deficit, Chief Statistician of India T.C.A. Anant Friday said reducing subsidy on ... Read more...

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Bhabha Centre officials to advise Bengal’s science panels


September 14th, 2011 - 1:29 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 13 (IANS) The West Bengal government will revamp the existing advisory councils for development of science and technology in the state with the inputs from scholars and professors ... Read more...

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Free power connection for 15 lakh poor Bengal families


September 6th, 2011 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 6 (IANS) About 15 lakh poor families in West Bengal will get free electricity connecctions in this financial year, an official said Tuesday."A total of 15 lakh BPL ... Read more...

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Mayur, Agarwal in boys final of national junior tennis


September 2nd, 2011 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 2 (IANS) Local lad Mohit Mayur and Andhra?s Rishab Agarwal moved into the final of the boys singles with straight-set victories over Garvit Batra (Delhi) and Suraj R ... Read more...

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Please dress appropriately, Lord’s ladies told


July 20th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) As India and England tread cautiously for their 100th Test match at Lord's, the women members of the famous Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) have reportedly been ... Read more...

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Waugh backs lie detector tests to root out cricket graft


July 20th, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) Former Australia captain Steve Waugh has undergone a lie-detector test in his attempt to stamp out corruption in cricket.Waugh, a member of Marylebone Cricket Club's (MCC) ... Read more...

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Schlumberger, ONGC to look for shale gas in Bengal, northeast


June 21st, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 21 (IANS) Schlumberger, the world's leading supplier of technology to oil and gas firms, and state-run Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) are jointly looking at opportunities ... Read more...

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Haldia Petrochemicals on road to recovery: Official


June 15th, 2011 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jun 15 (IANS) Haldia Petrochemicals Ltd (HPL), a joint-venture of the West Bengal government and the Chatterjee Group, will be on the road to recovery once issues of ownership, ... Read more...

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Tax department targets Rs.26,000 crore revenue from Bengal


June 8th, 2011 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 8 (IANS) The Income Tax department has targeted Rs.26,000 in tax collection from Bengal circle, including Sikkim and the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, in the current financial year, ... Read more...

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CII delegation meets Mamata


May 19th, 2011 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 18 (IANS) A delegation of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Wednesday met Trinamool supremo and West Bengal's chief minister-in-waiting Mamata Banerjee to congratulate her on winning the ... Read more...

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Maintain peace after results, Bengal parties told


May 12th, 2011 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 12 (IANS) The Election Commission Thursday issued guidelines for political parties in West Bengal to maintain peace and harmony after the declaration of state assembly election results May ... Read more...

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PCB backs day-night Test matches


May 11th, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, May 11 (IANS) As the International Cricket Council (ICC) ponders the prospect of floodlit Test matches, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will also be pushing for a green signal ... Read more...

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Poll panel indifferent to complaints: CPI-M


April 2nd, 2011 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 2 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Saturday alleged that the Election Commission (EC) was indifferent to the complaints against the Trinamool Congress violating the model ... Read more...

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Communists are equally responsible for price rise: BJP


February 15th, 2011 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 15 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday said that the Left parties were equally responsible for the price rise of essential commodities as they were alliance partners in ... Read more...

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Oz teen’s advice on Clarke’s flawed technique ‘right on the money’: Jones


January 21st, 2011 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 21(ANI): The Australian teenager who advised Michael Clarke against "pushing at the ball" in order to find batting form is right on the money, according to former batman Dean Jones.Seventeen-year-old ... Read more...

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Oz scientists’ defective gene discovery solves colorectal cancer mystery


January 17th, 2011 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 17 (ANI): Australian scientists have discovered a 'defective' gene that may solve the age old mystery of why some colorectal cancer patients respond very well to radiotherapy but others not ... Read more...

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Cook is cricket’s very own Frank Lampard, says mentor Irani


January 7th, 2011 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.7 (ANI): Prolific England opener Alastair Cook has got wholesome praise from former national team mate Ronnie Irani, who hailed him as cricket's very own Frank Lampard because of his consistency, ... Read more...

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Fans rush to book last Boxing Day Test tickets


December 20th, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec. 20 (ANI): Melbourne Cricket Club (MCC) CEO Stephen Gough is excited that Boxing Day could produce a Test record crowd at the MCG, even as fans are keen to grab ... Read more...

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‘Spot-fixing’ scam diverted attention from possible ‘home games’: Butt


November 3rd, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 3(ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Ijaz Butt has said that the tour of England 'spot-fixing' scam has ruined the country's chances of holding 'home games'.Leading cricket teams have refused ... Read more...

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UAE offers to stage Pak’s upcoming ‘home series’ against Sri Lanka and England


October 29th, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Oct 29 (ANI): A top official of the Emirates Cricket Board has offered Pakistan the chance of staging more of their home matches in the UAE before international cricket resumes in ... Read more...

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Sachin’s bat match MCC regulations, but have massive edges and are heavily bowed


October 24th, 2010 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct. 24 (ANI): Does Sachin Tendulkar's bat fit Marylebone Cricket Club regulations?According to cricket-supply guru, Harry Solomons, who owns Kingsgrove Sports Centre, which once employed the Waugh brothers, 'Sachin's ... Read more...

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