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Edwards out, Ramdin returns as Windies vice captain

July 23rd, 2012 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
St. John's (Antigua), July 23 (IANS/CMC) The West Indies selectors have announced a largely predictable squad for the opening Test against New Zealand starting here Wednesday, with the erratic Denesh ... Read more...

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Mark Williams in last 16 of snooker worlds

April 27th, 2012 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Sheffield (England), April 27 (IANS) China's Liu Chuang suffered a first-round exit from the World Snooker Championship after a 6-10 loss to Welsh veteran Mark Williams here.The 22-year-old Liu, who ... Read more...

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Chinese debutant Cao stuns Allen at world snooker

April 23rd, 2012 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Sheffield, April 23 (IANS) Crucible Theater debutant China's Cao Yupeng stunned World Number 11 Mark Allen 10-6 in the first round of the World Snooker Championship.Qualifier Cao, who turned professional ... Read more...

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336 million Powerball Jackpot ticket sold at local RI supermarket

February 14th, 2012 - 12:52 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Cranston, R.I., Feb 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Officials in Rhode Island say the 336 million Powerball Jackpot winning ticket was purchased at the local supermarket Stop & Shop. Officials say the winner has ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

After 18 years, engineers keep 11.11.11 date

November 11th, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 11 (IANS) Not an astrological reason but only a casual pledge made 18 years ago by a batch of mechanical engineering students of the Punjab Engineering College (PEC) ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized | - a unique alumni reunion!

November 10th, 2011 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 10 (IANS) They are coming from far and wide - from Singapore, Dubai and even Canada - to fulfil a promise made years ago. As over 35 students ... Read more...

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Bopanna-Qureshi reach ATP ranking of six after impressive Monte Carlo stint

April 19th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, April 19(ANI): The tennis duo comprising Rohan Bopanna of India and Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi of Pakistan have improved their ATP doubles ranking by two positions after they made it to the ... Read more...

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Panthers Party to attend PM’s Kashmir meet

August 8th, 2010 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Aug 8 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir National Panthers Party Sunday said it will attend an all-party meet on Kashmir called by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in New Delhi Tuesday. The ... Read more...

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Clijsters cures her frustration with Wimbledon win

June 21st, 2010 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 21 (DPA) Kim Clijsters returned to Wimbledon for the first time since 2006 and routed Italian Maria Elena Camerin 6-0, 6-3 in a winning return to Grand Slam grass Monday.The ... Read more...

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‘My Name Is Khan’ earns Rs.250 mn on opening day

February 14th, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) Controversies notwithstanding, the Shah Rukh Khan-starrer "My Name Is Khan" has gone on to rake in around Rs.250 million (about $5.3 million) across the globe on ... Read more...

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Chavez celebrates 11 years in power

February 3rd, 2010 - 11:24 am ICT by IANS
Caracas, Feb 3 (IANS/EFE) Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez celebrated 11 years in power on his 55th birthday and hopes to continue as head of state for another similar term. "I like that number ... Read more...

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Aman takes Negar’s t-shirt!

August 7th, 2009 - 6:21 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Negar is everyone's favourite in the camp. After Aakashh and Mika, now Aman seems to be getting close to her too. Since the time it was announced that Negar will have ... Read more...

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Death toll in Orissa flash floods rises to 27

July 20th, 2009 - 1:09 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 19 (IANS) The death toll in the Orissa flash floods, triggered by heavy monsoon rains over the past week, rose to 27 Sunday after two more people died in Ganjam ... Read more...

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Toni Nadal slams anti-Rafa Paris crowds (French Open diary)

June 3rd, 2009 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 3 (DPA) Rafael Nadal's coach and uncle Toni has slammed Roland Garros spectators for jeering his nephew during his first-ever loss at the French Open tennis. Gallic-Iberian tensions came to ... Read more...

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Kiwi town bans ‘unlucky’ number 13!

May 26th, 2009 - 4:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 26 (ANI): Fear of bad luck has forced a Kiwi town to ban number 13.Palmerston North, in the central North Island, New Zealand has a policy to jump street numbers ... Read more...

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Nadal, Murray advance with solid wins in Miami

March 29th, 2009 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Miami, March 29 (DPA) Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray made competent starts at the Miami Masters with the Spanish top seed producing a crushing 6-2, 6-2 win over Teimuraz Gabashvili. Nadal ... Read more...

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Ashour moves into final of Challenger squash

March 20th, 2009 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 20 (IANS) Fourth-seeded Egyptian Hisham Mohammad Ashour staged an astounding rally after dropping the first two games to stun top seeded Ong Beng Hee of Malaysia and set up a ... Read more...

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Ghosal goes down to Beng from a high

March 20th, 2009 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 19 (IANS) India's top ranked squash player Saurav Ghosal stared at defeat from the verge of victory as he went out of contention from the $30,000 PSA Indian Challenger squash ... Read more...

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No Pakistani players in Indian Challenger squash

March 18th, 2009 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 17 (IANS) Pakistan players have stayed away from the $30,000 PSA Indian Challenger squash meet beginning here Wednesday. "This is not an invitation meet. The players have to put in ... Read more...

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Federer advances to third round, Dementieva out

March 15th, 2009 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Indian Wells (California), March 15 (DPA) Roger Federer brushed the cobwebs off his game as he advanced to the third round of the Indian Wells Masters with a 7-6 (7-4), 6-4 win ... Read more...

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Theft during R-Day parade ’simple case of picking pocket’: police

January 28th, 2009 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) The theft of a bag from a high-security enclosure at the Republic Day parade function is a "simple case of picking pocket", Delhi Police said Wednesday even ... Read more...

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Dokic in a dream as improbable comeback surges on

January 23rd, 2009 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 23 (DPA) The improbable comeback dream of Jelena Dokic advanced to fresh heights Friday as the newest national tennis heroine upset number 11 Caroline Wozniacki 3-6, 6-1, 6-2 to fight ... Read more...

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Aussie combat aircraft named after Stephanie Rice

November 3rd, 2008 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 3 (ANI): Olympic golden girl Stephanie Rices name will now be seen in the skies over the Middle East.The Australian Defence Force''s AP-3C Orion, from RAAF Edinburgh''s Number 11 ... Read more...

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Koshi embankment reconstruction to cost 5.25 billion rupees

August 28th, 2008 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Aug 28 (ANI): Indian technical team today estimated around Rs 5.25 billion cost for reconstructing the embankment breached by the Saptakoshi River. A team including flood experts forwarded a letter with ... Read more...

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Choi slips to 16th at British Open

July 21st, 2008 - 1:37 am ICT by IANS
Southport (Britain), July 20 (IANS) South Korea's K.J. Choi, bidding to become the first Asian to win a Major, had a heart-breaking final round though he had been in contention after three ... Read more...

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Not letting go off painful memories can soon turn to addiction

June 21st, 2008 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 21 (ANI): We all experience the pain grief brings at some point of our lives. Some ultimately adapt to it but for a substantial minority, it's impossible to let ... Read more...

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Italian investments in India not significant: envoy

March 3rd, 2008 - 7:37 pm ICT by admin
Kolkata, March 3 (IANS) Despite improving economic ties between Italy and India, Italian foreign direct investment (FDI) to India is not so encouraging, Ambassador of Italy to India Antonio Armellini said. "Unfortunately, ... Read more...

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