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Sri Lanka cricket appoints Lorgat as advisor


July 31st, 2012 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, July 31 (IANS) The Sri Lankan Cricket (SLC) Tuesday appointed former International Cricket Council (ICC) chief executive Haroon Lorgat as a special advisor to the board.Lorgat, who concluded his ... Read more...

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Rear Admiral A.K. Verma new Garden Reach CMD


November 2nd, 2011 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 2 (IANS) Rear Admiral A.K. Verma, who has just retired from the Indian Navy, Wednesday took over as the new chairman and managing director of the Garden Reach ... Read more...

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Ardass Diwas held at Akal Takht for the first time in 26 years


March 4th, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinAmritsar, Mar.4 (ANI): Ardass Diwas was held at the Akal Takht here for the first time in 26 years on Friday to honour the more than 30 people who ... Read more...

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RSS leader Indresh Kumar questioned for Mecca Masjid blast


December 23rd, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Dec 23 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday questioned RSS executive member Indresh Kumar in connection with the blast at Mecca Masjid in Hyderabad in 2007 and the ... Read more...

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Oz firms for legal action against Delhi CWG organizers over unpaid millions


December 17th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec. 17 (ANI): Australian companies are planning to take legal action against the organizers of the New Delhi Commonwealth Games, claiming they are still owed millions for their work and are ... Read more...

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New violence forces Christians to flee Iraq


December 13th, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 13 (ANI): Thousands of Iraqi Christians have reportedly fled abroad or to northern parts of the country amid a campaign of violence against them and growing fear that the country's ... Read more...

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Oz man who raped 10-yr-old girl while driving drunk ordered to pay $18K


December 10th, 2010 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 10 (ANI): An Australian man has been ordered to pay 18,750 dollars in compensation for raping a 10-year-old girl almost five years ago.The man raped the girl when she sat ... Read more...

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Philadelphia Starts Losing Its Spectrum


November 24th, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Tuesday, the Philadelphia Spectrum met with its fall. Although, yet to fall completely, but the Philadelphia arena received its first mark of injury. The Philadelphia ... Read more...

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Nation pays homage to Indira Gandhi on her 93rd birth anniversary


November 19th, 2010 - 12:20 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 19 (ANI): Nation paid homage to former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on her 93rd birth anniversary today.A number of functions and welfare programmes are being organised across the country ... Read more...

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Y. S. Dadwal takes charge as Director General of Sashastra Seema Bal


November 11th, 2010 - 10:57 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.11 (ANI): Former Delhi Police Commissioner Y. S. Dadwal has taken over as the Director General of the Central Paramilitary Force, Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB).He took charge as Director General ... Read more...

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Nearly 1,850 violent incidents in Maoist-hit areas


November 10th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) There have been nearly 1,850 incidents of violence in the country's Maoist-hit areas this year, the parliament was told Wednesday.Answering questions on the violence in mineral-rich central ... Read more...

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Dadwal appointed DG SSB, B.K. Gupta to be Delhi Police Commissioner


November 9th, 2010 - 9:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 9 (ANI): Delhi Police Commissioner Y.S. Dadwal has been appointed as Director General of the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB), while B.K. Gupta, presently posted as Director General (Prisons), will ... Read more...

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Sexual misconduct, illicit affairs in Oz schools up threefold


November 7th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 7 (ANI): The number of schools in New South Wales which are under scanner for sexual impropriety, grooming students and illicit affairs have tripled this year.It was obtained that ... Read more...

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Ardass Divas held at Akal Takht in Amritsar


November 4th, 2010 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
Amritsar Nov. 4 (ANI): To mark the 26th Anniversary of 1984 Sikh genocide in Delhi and other parts of India, the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbhandhak committee (SGPC) the premier Sikh body of the ... Read more...

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Pak Ahmadi man forcibly exhumed from Muslim graveyard in Punjab province


November 3rd, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 3 (ANI): Pakistan Police have reportedly forced a family of the Ahmadi sect to exhume the body of a relative because it was buried in a Muslim graveyard.Ahmadis consider themselves ... Read more...

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Eddie Cibrian’s ex wife arrested for DUI


October 31st, 2010 - 9:19 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 31, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Eddie Cibrian’s ex wife, Brandie Glanville, was arrested late Thursday night and was taken to the Beverly Hills Police Station. At first, the cops ... Read more...

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Broadway Musical ‘Spiderman: Turn to the Dark’ actor falls, breaks his wrists


October 31st, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 31, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The much hyped Broadway extravaganza Spiderman: Turn to the Dark, actor, Kevin Aubin had a major fall during rehearsals of the musical and broke both ... Read more...

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Ajmer blast case: RSS leaders meet to discuss charges on Indresh Kumar


October 29th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
Jalgaon, Oct 29 (ANI): The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) is holding a three-day national executive committee meeting in Maharashtra's Jalgaon city to discuss its strategy to counter the charges against Indresh ... Read more...

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‘No one’s ever going to replace Murali’, says Sri Lanka coach


October 29th, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 29(ANI): Sri Lanka coach Trevor Bayliss has said that his team is fast approaching the end of an era as legendary spinner Muttiah Muralidaran gears up for his final tour ... Read more...

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World Series Schedule Has Been Finalized


October 25th, 2010 - 2:01 am ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Every one has been waiting for the much awaited World Series 2010. People were pondering over, who would be the final two teams to counter each ... Read more...

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Clarke to play every Test, ODI and Twenty20 in next five months


October 19th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 19 (ANI): Australia Test vice-captain Michael Clarke, who has put cricket first, is planning to play every single Test, ODI and Twenty20 match on Australia's agenda for the next five ... Read more...

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Muralidaran to use ODI series against Aussies to prepare for World Cup


October 19th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, Oct 19(ANI): Sri Lankan spin wizard Muttiah Muralidaran's preparations for next year's World Cup will continue when he arrives in Australia on Sunday to play a three-match ODI series.The tour will ... Read more...

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All India Bar Examination mandatory for law graduates to practice in India


October 15th, 2010 - 10:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 15 (ANI): The Bar Council of India (BCI) has made All India Bar Examination (AIBE) mandatory for all law graduates, who have passed in the academic year 2009-10 to ... Read more...

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Lee rules out Test comeback, but will try to make it to Oz ODI squad


October 7th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct. 7 (ANI): Injury-prone Australian fast bowler Brett Lee has completely ruled out putting his hand up again for Test duty.Lee, 33, has suffered a series of injuries over the past ... Read more...

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‘Have enough games to stake claim for Ashes berth,’ says Haddin


October 1st, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct.1 (ANI): Australian wicket-keeper Brad Haddin believes he will have ample opportunity to regain his place in the national squad before the upcoming Ashes series after recovering from an elbow injury.Haddin, ... Read more...

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Drew Carey speaks about his weight loss


September 27th, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 27, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): "The Price is Right' host Drew Carey is barely recognizable these days, the guy has lot a ton of weight and looks fabulous. The former ... Read more...

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UAE to host Dugong conservation meet


September 26th, 2010 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Sep 26 (IANS/WAM) Marine experts from across the globe will meet here Oct 4-6 to discuss the conservation of the Dugong, it was announced Sunday. Experts from the UN Environment Programme ... Read more...

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Court hearing on in the ‘IT expert Ben Gardner kicked to death’ case


September 23rd, 2010 - 3:10 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Prosecutors described the "brutal" murder of a 30-year-old IT expert - Ben Gardner in the court.Prosecutor, Brian Altman described to the jury how Ben was hacked down and ... Read more...

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Strong earthquake hits far off Guam, no threat to land


August 19th, 2010 - 12:25 am ICT by BNO News
HAGATNA (BNO NEWS) -- A strong earthquake struck the Mariana Islands region near Guam on early Thursday morning, seismologists said, but the earthquake was no threat to land.The 6.1-magnitude earthquake at 2.28 ... Read more...

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TRAI says mobile number portability by Oct.31


August 12th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.12 (ANI): Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) Chairman J.S. Sarma on Thursday announced that citizens of the country would have access to mobile number portability (MNP) from October 31."There ... Read more...

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Amritsar Airport may lose international passengers


August 6th, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinAmritsar, August 5 (ANI): A dream that intended Amritsar's Raja Sansi International Airport to develop into one of the busiest Airports, today seems to have faded.After withdrawal of ... Read more...

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High Court dismisses Sajjan Kumar’s plea in 1984 riots case


July 19th, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 19 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Monday dismissed senior Congress leader Sajjan Kumar's petition challenging a trial court's order to frame charges against him in 1984 anti-Sikh riots ... Read more...

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1984 riots: Sajjan Kumar charged with murder


July 7th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 7 (ANI): A Delhi court on Wednesday framed charges of murder and rioting against Congress leader Sajjan Kumar in cases related to 1984 anti-Sikh riots.Additional Sessions Judge Sunita Gupta, ... Read more...

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Mobile number portability postponed to Oct 31


June 30th, 2010 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) The implementation of mobile number portability (MNP) has been postponed to October 31 as the operators are not ready with the infrastructure to provide the service. "The ... Read more...

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Mariah Carey sued by vet over unpaid bills


June 24th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 24 (ANI): American singer Mariah Carey has been sued by her vet over unpaid bills.The vet has accused the 40-year-old singer of refusing payment for the 'extraordinary services' she ... Read more...

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