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Two wounded in gurdwara shooting improve


August 10th, 2012 - 10:52 am ICT by IANS
Oak Creek (Wisconsin), Aug 10 (IANS) Conditions of two of the three men injured in Sunday's rampage at the Oak Creek Sikh gurdwara here have shown improvement, according to hospital ... Read more...

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Looking for creativity in love stories


August 8th, 2012 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) India's best-selling author of love stories, Ravinder Singh, is waiting for a work that will break through the fairy-tales set on campuses to push ... Read more...

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Gurdwara shooting gunman identified as ex-soldier (Fourth Lead)


August 7th, 2012 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 6 (IANS) A bald white man, with a 9/11 tattoo on one arm, who killed six worshippers at a Sikh gurdwara in Wisconsin has been identified as a ... Read more...

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British families buying more frozen food to save


July 19th, 2012 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 19 (IANS) To save money and reduce waste to a minimum a lot of British families are resorting to buying more frozen and dried food at the supermarket, ... Read more...

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Delhi power demand reaches new high at 5,642 MW


July 5th, 2012 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) The power demand in Delhi Thursday again broke all previous records, peaking at 5,642 megawatts (MW), surpassing the projected consumption of the year, officials said."The ... Read more...

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Photojournalist who witnessed crime slain in Ecuador


July 3rd, 2012 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
Quito, July 3 (IANS/EFE) Two assailants fatally shot an Ecuadorian photojournalist who witnessed a theft in which police are the main suspects, a media report said Monday.Byron Baldeon, 31, was ... Read more...

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Sangma plays tribal card to garner support from northeast


June 30th, 2012 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, June 30 (IANS) Playing the tribal card, former Lok Sabha speaker and NDA presidential candidate P.A. Sangma Saturday appealed to politicians in the mostly Congress-ruled northeastern states - ... Read more...

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Humiliation has destroyed my career, says Bengali violinist


June 15th, 2012 - 8:16 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, June 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Bengali violin player claims that his music career has been destroyed after his name was replaced by an offensive term in the official program of the ... Read more...

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Changes in walking speed could signal dementia


June 12th, 2012 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 12 (IANS) Changes in walking speed in late life could indicate early stages of dementia known as mild cognitive impairment (MCI), says a new study. "In our study, ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Serena Williams loses in first round first time


May 30th, 2012 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, May 30 (IANS) Serena Williams was bundled out of the French Open tennis after she suffered the worst Grand Slam defeat of her career.The favourite for the women's ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

South Korea aims 10 gold medals at London Olympics


April 19th, 2012 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, April 19 (IANS) South Korea aims to capture more than 10 gold medals for a top-10 finish in the London Olympics, with hopes running high after the country's superlative ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Diesel prices hit cremation industry


April 4th, 2012 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 4 (IANS) Funeral homes in China's Shanghai city are facing a difficult time following losses suffered due to rising diesel prices and a stagnant fee-structure over the years.According ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Indial slip to third in ODI ranks after loss


March 17th, 2012 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, March 17 (IANS) India's shock defeat against Bangladesh means South Africa finish second in the One-day International Championship table and pocket $75,000.The five-wicket defeat led India to slip from ... Read more...

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Court allows probe against Headley’s wife


February 18th, 2012 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) A Delhi court Saturday gave the green signal to the National Investigation Agency (NIA) to probe the role of Pakistani-American and Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorist David ... Read more...

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Denzel Washington rarely likes scripts


February 14th, 2012 - 2:49 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 14 (IANS) Actor Denzel Washington admits he rarely finds the parts offered to him interesting and has to be involved in the scripts of films.The "Safe House" actor, ... Read more...

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Jadeja, Vinay Kumar, Jayawardene top draws at IPL auction (Second Lead)


February 4th, 2012 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 4 (IANS) Ravindra Jadeja, R. Vinay Kumar and Mahela Jayawardene became the top draws while West Indies all-rounder Andre Russell and leggie Sunil Narine were the surprise buys ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Man jailed for killing mother for concert tickets


January 24th, 2012 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 24 (IANS) A Chicago resident has been jailed for 40 years for brutally killing his elderly mother because she refused to buy him tickets for a concert.The body ... Read more...

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National cue sports meet: Varsha in line for triple crown


January 22nd, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Jan 22 (IANS) Local challenger Arya Pimpale and defending champion Varsha Sanjeev entered the final of the sub-junior girls snooker event in the Manisha Constructions National Billiards and Snooker ... Read more...

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Mother seeks mercy for son who stabbed her


November 1st, 2011 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 1 (IANS) A man in China has been sentenced to three-and-a-half years in prison for stabbing his mother nine times over a money row. But the mother has sought ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Karnataka police to pay for Reddy brothers’ clout


August 24th, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 24 (IANS) A number of Karnataka Police personnel from constable upwards face action for failing to serve court warrants against mining baron and former minister G. Janardhana Reddy, ... Read more...

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Pankaj Advani pockets fifth national billiards crown


July 30th, 2011 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 30 (IANS) Pankaj Advani (PSPB) raced to his fifth title in the senior National billiards championship with a 5-1 drubbing of Balachandra Bhaskar of Karnataka who was playing ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Mumbai targeted by terrorists nine times in 10 years


July 26th, 2011 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 26 (IANS) Home Minister R.R. Patil Tuesday said that Mumbai had been targeted by terrorists nine times since 1993.Replying to a debate in the assembly, Patil said ... Read more...

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Close battles in the offing in National Billiards and Snooker


July 17th, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 17 (IANS) The National Billiards and Snooker championships return to Chennai after a five-year break with a bouquet of categories that include sub-junior, juniors, women and men as ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Competitive actors make sets toxic: Ryan Reynolds


July 2nd, 2011 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 2 (IANS) Hollywood actor Ryan Reynolds says he dislikes working with competitive actors because they make movie sets "toxic"."It's toxic on a set when you're competitive with ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Food inflation slips a tad to 8.96 percent


June 16th, 2011 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) India's food inflation slipped a tad to 8.96 percent for the week ended June 4, official data showed Thursday. The latest food inflation figures came ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Markets quiet ahead of monetary policy review


June 16th, 2011 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 16 (IANS) Indian equities markets were trading subdued in Thursday morning trade as traders were watchful ahead of the mid-quarter monetary policy review by the Reserve Bank ... Read more...

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Interest rate hike will hurt growth, fears FICCI


June 15th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) An industry chamber Wednesday urged the country's central bank not to raise interest rates as any further such hike would dampen business sentiments and hurt ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Sensex falls sharply, rate hike feared (Second Lead)


June 15th, 2011 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 15 (IANS) Indian equities markets were in the red Wednesday afternoon with traders fearing another rate hike by the country's central bank when it takes up the ... Read more...

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Mamata condemns murder of Mumbai scribe


June 11th, 2011 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 11 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Saturday condemned the killing of senior crime journalist of Mumbai-based eveninger Mid Day, Jyotindra Dey, by unidentified assailants in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Germany: Sprouts cause of E. coli outbreak


June 10th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by BNO News
BERLIN, GERMANY (BNO NEWS) -- German health officials on Friday said contaminated sprouts were likely to have caused the E. coli outbreak, which has killed 30 people since May, local media reported.The ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Interest rates, fuel hikes dampen automobile sales in May: SIAM


June 9th, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) Rising interest rates and fuel price hikes seem to have dampened domestic car sales in May, with single digit growth of only seven percent registered ... Read more...

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Food inflation touches two-month high (Lead)


June 9th, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) India's food inflation rose to more than a two-month high at 9.01 percent for the week ended May 28 as prices of essential items like ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

India’s food inflation rises, another rate hike in offing


June 9th, 2011 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) India's food inflation for the week ended May 28 rose sharply by almost a percentage to 9.01 percent as prices of essential items like fruits, ... Read more...

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Iceland volcano ash could reach Britain: Report (Lead, changing dateline)


May 23rd, 2011 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 23 (IANS) Ash from an Icelandic volcano eruption could reach northern Scotland by Tuesday as there are no signs of winds that might sweep it away, a media ... Read more...

Posted in World |

BJP protests petrol price hike in capital


May 16th, 2011 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) Protesting the Rs.5-hike in petrol price, over 300 Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers blocked traffic and held sit-in demonstrations in the capital Monday morning, ... Read more...

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