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Mithali Raj jumps to second spot after stellar World Cup performance


March 13th, 2009 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Mar 13 (ANI): Indian opener Mithali Raj, who scored 59 against England and 75 not out against Sri Lanka, has swapped places with Lisa Sthalekar of Australia who has slipped ... Read more...

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Elliott raring to go against India despite lack of match practice


March 3rd, 2009 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Mar 3 (ANI): New Zealand batsman Grant Elliott is not worried over his lack of match practice before one-day series against India.One of the stars of the Chappell-Hadlee series, Elliott, ... Read more...

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Reptiles fossil helps rules out ancient flood in New Zealand


January 21st, 2009 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 21 (ANI): The discovery of the fossil of a reptile on New Zealands South Island has helped to rebuff the theory that an ancient flood had submerged the countrys ... Read more...

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Hayden confirms his place among the all-time greats of the game


January 14th, 2009 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Jan.14 (ANI): Australias Matthew Hayden, who has just retired from representative cricket, can now look back on an international career that puts him in the top 10 Test batsmen and ... Read more...

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India retakes second place in ICC Test Championship


December 23rd, 2008 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Dec 23 (ANI): India has reclaimed second position from South Africa in the Reliance Mobile ICC Test Championship following its success over England in the two-Test series.India won the first ... Read more...

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Scientists discover a new fan-like coral in deep sea


December 2nd, 2008 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 2 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a new species of coral thriving in veritable forests on the peaks of undersea mountains off the coast of the Pacific Northwest, which are ... Read more...

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Australias Johnson jumps 18 places in Test bowlers rankings


November 24th, 2008 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Nov.24 (ANI): Australia fast bowler Mitchell Johnson has moved up 18 places in the Reliance Mobile ICC Player Rankings for Test bowlers after a man-of-the-match performance in the first Test ... Read more...

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Spinal cord injuries could soon be repaired using nose cells


November 21st, 2008 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Nov 21 (ANI): People paralyzed by spinal cord injuries have been offered a new hope after Otago University researchers claimed the wounds could soon be "repaired" using cells from patients ... Read more...

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IPL teams gunning for latest Kiwi cricket star Ryder


November 19th, 2008 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Nov.19 (ANI): Wealthy owners of the eight Indian Premier League (IPL) teams are all keen to make a bid for New Zealands latest cricket star Jesse Ryder despite his bad ... Read more...

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Tendulkar returns to top 20 batsmen in Reliance-ICC Test player rankings


October 22nd, 2008 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Oct.22 (ANI): India great Sachin Tendulkar has proved again that he still has what it takes to make an impact at the highest level. Before the second Test against Australia, he ... Read more...

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Oram takes over as top all-rounder in ODIs


October 15th, 2008 - 8:36 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Oct 15 (ANI): New Zealands Jacob Oram has moved to the top of the Reliance Mobile ICC Player Rankings for ODI all-rounders after a series-winning performance in Bangladesh.The 30-year-old from ... Read more...

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New Zealands Labour Department speaks to missing Indian pilgrims


July 21st, 2008 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, July 21 (ANI): The Labour Departments immigration service has spoken to half of the Indian pilgrims who went missing in New Zealand while en route to World Youth Day in ... Read more...

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Ancient reptile would be condemned to single sex life by 2085


July 2nd, 2008 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 2 (ANI): Computer modeling has predicted that rising temperatures will lead to male only offspring in an ancient reptile species known as Tuatara, thus condemning the animal to extinction ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Kiwi MP writes marriage proposal in the sand!


June 15th, 2008 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, June 15 (ANI): New Zealands National MP Nick Smith has got himself engaged in a very romantic fashion a marriage proposal written in large letters in the sand.Dr Smith's partner ... Read more...

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Marine metropolis discovered in underwater mountain range in New Zealand


May 19th, 2008 - 2:40 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 19 (ANI): Scientists have captured the first images of Brittlestar City a marine metropolis, which has millions of starfish-like creatures, in a vast underwater mountain range south of New ... Read more...

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Global warming may soon spoil the party for beer lovers


May 3rd, 2008 - 1:51 pm ICT by admin
London, May 3 (ANI): If reports are to be believed, global warming has threatened the production of hop plants, which are used in breweries for making beer.Hops initially served as a ... Read more...

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Global warming may spark worldwide beer crisis: Experts


April 9th, 2008 - 6:14 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr 9 (ANI): Global warming may soon spark worldwide booze crisis, experts have warned.Experts say that barley crops could fail in the heat that may lead to the scarcity of ... Read more...

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Researchers pronounce Tuatara the fastest evolving animal


March 21st, 2008 - 4:09 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 21 (ANI): Evolutionary biologists at the Allan Wilson Centre for Molecular Ecology and Evolution say that they have recovered about 8000 years old DNA sequences from the bones of ... Read more...

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Royal Snub to NZs national hero Sir Edmund Hillary


January 19th, 2008 - 11:34 am ICT by admin
Edinburgh, Jan 19 (ANI): In what is seen as a snub to New Zealands national hero Sir Edmund Hillary, whose conquest of Mt. Everest brought fame to his country, no member from ... Read more...

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