Student hangs herself over obscene Facebook comments

August 16th, 2012 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Jalandhar, Aug 16 (IANS) A young woman from Jammu committed suicide in her college's hostel room here after two boys allegedly posted obscene comments on her Facebook page, police ... Read more...

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Aditi Ashok claims Usha Army Ladies golf title

June 20th, 2012 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Secunderabad, June 20 (IANS) Aditi Ashok overcame a terrible start of three bogeys in the first five holes, before steadying herself to a series of pars and birdies to win ... Read more...

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Acid attack on woman volleyball player in Haryana

May 26th, 2012 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Rohtak (Haryana), May 26 (IANS) A teenage girl, who is a junior national volleyball player, was hospitalised with serious injuries after two motorcycle-borne youth threw acid on her while she ... Read more...

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Refused touch screen mobile, 11-year-old commits suicide

March 3rd, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 3 (IANS) An 11-year-old boy in Madhya Pradesh's Mandsaur district committed suicide when his parents refused to buy him a touch-screen mobile, police said Saturday.Sujal Mehar, son of ... Read more...

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Gurbani maintains lead in Usha DGC Ladies Open

November 23rd, 2011 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) Gurbani Singh carded an impressive one-under 71 and opened a seven-shot lead at the end of the second round of the Usha DGC Ladies Open ... Read more...

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Vani takes lead in Usha Northern India golf, Gurbani second

November 16th, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, Nov 16 (IANS) Vani Kapoor extended her lead to two shots with a second successive round of three-over 75 in the Usha Northern India Ladies Golf here Wednesday.She is ... Read more...

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Case likely against Pak starlet Veena Malik for drinking and dancing with Indian star

January 18th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan 18(ANI): Responding to a petition seeking registration of a criminal case against Pakistani artiste Veena Malik for indulging in 'illegal' activities in India, the Lahore High Court has summoned the ... Read more...

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Flood waters recede, people return home in north Pakistan

August 30th, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 30 (IANS) Flood waters began receding in northern Pakistan as a major breach in the embankment of the turbulent Indus river has been plugged, restoring life in the worst affected ... Read more...

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Arjun Rampal to quit smoking for children’s sake

May 14th, 2010 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Actor Arjun Rampal, who will be seen in Prakash Jha's forthcoming film "Raajneeti", is planning to quit smoking after he wraps up "Ra.One". The 37-year-old star has ... Read more...

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Prince Thakur prevails in national squash qualifiers

December 15th, 2009 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) Prince Thakur overcame Raunak Garg 11-14, 11-9, 11-6, in the qualifying round of the Senior National squash championship at the Delhi Gymkhana courts here Tuesday. Other results:Round 2- ... Read more...

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Mahatma’s dream lives on in Nepal

October 1st, 2009 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Oct 1 (IANS) Sixty-one years after he died, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi's dream of self-reliance lives on in Nepal.The spinning wheel that became one of the integral symbols associated with ... Read more...

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Grand old IAF air warrior passes away at 93

June 29th, 2009 - 7:43 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 29 (ANI): Group Captain Gurdial Singh Paul, who served in the Indian Air Force from its formative years, passed away on Saturday. He was 93.Singh was cremated near Brar ... Read more...

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Sri Lankan family visa for driver who saved Lankan cricketers during Lahore attack

March 19th, 2009 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar.19 (ANI): Mehar Khalil, the driver of the bus carrying the Sri Lankan cricket players which was attacked, has been given a 10 day family visa for Sri Lanka. Following his ... Read more...

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Pak economy losing three billion rupees daily due to political bedlam

March 14th, 2009 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Mar.14 (ANI): The current political turmoil in Pakistan has not only raised questions about the stability of the democratic regime in the country, but it also has severely dented its ... Read more...

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Bihar youth arrested in Uttar Pradesh with 25 pistols

September 27th, 2008 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 27 (IANS) A youth from Bihar was arrested in Uttar Pradesh with as many as 25 pistols bearing 'Made in USA' embossments, the police said Saturday.The youth was arrested from ... Read more...

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Better water management contains flood threats in Agra

September 27th, 2008 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Sep 27 (IANS) Then district authorities Saturday heaved a sigh of relief and called it a success in better water management as the rising water level of the Yamuna river stabilised ... Read more...

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Hyderabad Heroes beat Lahore Badshahs in ICL first final

April 5th, 2008 - 12:57 am ICT by admin
(Lead)Panchkula (Haryana), April 4 (IANS) Hyderabad Heroes pulled off a close win in the first of the three finals against fancied Lahore Badshahs in the Indian Cricket League (ICL) Twenty20s Grand Championship ... Read more...

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