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Pakistan protests to ICC over Ajmal’s omission from award list


September 4th, 2012 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 4 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Tuesday filed a complaint to the International Cricket Council (ICC) over the omission of spinner Saeed Ajmal from the shortlist for ... Read more...

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Brook insisted on underwear scene in film


August 24th, 2012 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 24 (IANS) Actress Kelly Brook says when she read the script of "Keith Lemon: The Film" and realised there were no scenes requiring her to strip, she ... Read more...

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Orders from top: UP Police in makeover drive


June 23rd, 2012 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 23 (IANS) From monitoring bloating waistlines to logging on to Facebook to leveraging the benefits of IT, the 125,000-strong Uttar Pradesh Police, hitherto infamous for its acts ... Read more...

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Happy to contribute for the team, says Vijay


May 26th, 2012 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 26 (IANS) Quite typically, Murali Vijay sought to stay rooted to the ground despite his magnificent knock of 113, that played a key role in Chennai Super Kings' ... Read more...

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Delhi Daredevils coach defends Morkel’s omission


May 26th, 2012 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 26 (IANS) It took all of Delhi Daredevils coach Eric Simmons' skills to explain the shock decision to drop their bowling spearhead Morne Morkel, play rookie spinner ... Read more...

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Patnaik seeks modifications in mining bill


May 19th, 2012 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, May 19 (IANS) Describing some of the provisions in the proposed new mining bill as an encroachment of the rights of the states, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik ... Read more...

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Murdoch admits cover-up at News of the World


April 26th, 2012 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 26 (IANS) Media mogul Rupert Murdoch has admitted that "a clever lawyer" at the now-defunct News of the World was involved in a "cover-up" over the phone hacking ... Read more...

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Shukla blasts Venkat for being dropped from East Zone squad


March 12th, 2012 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) All-rounder Laxmi Ratan Shukla, who single-handedly took Bengal to their first Vijay Hazare Trophy, Monday slammed East Zone selector Raja Venkat for dropping him from ... Read more...

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Dejected Rajpal blames HI for his omission from London list


February 27th, 2012 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) A dejected former India hockey captain Rajpal Singh Monday said he expected his exclusion from the list of 48 probables for the London Olympics and ... Read more...

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CA has to improve communication with fans: Sutherland


February 18th, 2012 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 18 (IANS) Cricket Australia (CA) chief executive James Sutherland admitted that it needs to improve communication between national selectors and the public to avoid situations like a public ... Read more...

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Spice Girls gear up for Royal reunion


January 29th, 2012 - 5:39 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 29 (IANS) Former pop group Spice Girls are set to get back together to celebrate the British monarch's 60th year on the throne.Mel B let slip the ... Read more...

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Now, complain directly to Jharkhand chief minister


January 6th, 2012 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Jan 6 (IANS) Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda Friday launched apkacm.com, a portal that will work as a grievances management system where any person can lodge a complaint that ... Read more...

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Hilfenhaus revives his hope of Test comeback


December 19th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Dec 19 (IANS) Tasmanian fast bowler Ben Hilfenhaus revived his hopes of a Test comeback with a Man of the Match performance in Hobart Hurricanes' 31-run triumph over the ... Read more...

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Apple denies claims Siri is anti-abortion


December 3rd, 2011 - 12:03 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Dec 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tech company Apple has been forced to come out after claims that its voice-activated assistant called Siri is anti-abortion. The rumors follow what Apple calls "not ... Read more...

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Kashmir cabinet meet on AFSPA postponed?


November 16th, 2011 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Nov 16 (IANS) A cabinet meeting that was to take place Thursday to discuss the partial revocation of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) from Jammu and Kashmir ... Read more...

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Why Indian researchers fail to make news (Comment)


October 29th, 2011 - 11:29 am ICT by IANS
Most Indian scientists working in the anonymity of their labs or research institutes seldom make news even if they achieve a vital breakthrough or invent something new. Their discoveries and insights ... Read more...

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Munda may skip Jan Chetna rally as Advani skirts Jharkhand


October 11th, 2011 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Oct 11 (IANS) Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda might not attend the Oct 21 Jan Chetna rally here to be addressed by senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader ... Read more...

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Pakistan selectors retain Shoaib Malik for Sri Lanka series


October 3rd, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Oct 3 (IANS) Pakistan's former skipper Shoaib Malik has been retained for the "home" series against Sri Lanka in the United Arab Emirates, beginning Oct 18.Malik was recalled to ... Read more...

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Ex-CJI concerned over delay in Gujarat riots cases


October 1st, 2011 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) Former chief justice of India J.S. Verma Saturday expressed concern that the perpetrators of human rights violations in the 2002 Gujarat riots are still unpunished."That's ... Read more...

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Yes, Tendulkar was scared of Shoaib’s pace: Afridi


October 1st, 2011 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Oct 1 (IANS) Though he himself has not been spared by Shoaib Akhtar in his book and interviews, former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi supported the tearaway fast bowler's ... Read more...

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We’re aiming at competitive total: Rohrer


September 26th, 2011 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 26 (IANS) For reigning champions New South Wales Blues, it is about shrugging off the shock defeat to the Cape Cobras and moving on with the hope that ... Read more...

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Franklin hopeful of strong performance in CLT20


September 18th, 2011 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 18 (IANS) For a player in and out of the national team, every game in any format is an opportunity to remind the selectors of his presence. ... Read more...

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Government to consider views on communal violence bill


September 10th, 2011 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) The government Saturday said it will "keep in mind the views expressed against the proposed communal violence bill" at the National Integration Council (NIC) meet ... Read more...

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Provisions of the NAC drafted communal violence bill


September 10th, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) The proposed communal violence bill, which was discussed at the National Integration Council (NIC) meeting Saturday, intends to prevent and control targeted violence against the ... Read more...

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Law on ailing delinquents passed


August 30th, 2011 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) Parliament Monday passed Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Amendment Bill, 2010, to prevent separation of children suffering from diseases like leprosy and TB ... Read more...

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Gujarat police officer Sanjiv Bhatt suspended (Second Lead)


August 9th, 2011 - 5:12 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Aug 9 (IANS) Sanjiv Bhatt, Gujarat cadre IPS officer, who shot into the limelight after his claimed presence at a crucial meeting of Chief Minister Narendra Modi on ... Read more...

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Gujarat police officer Sanjiv Bhatt suspended (Lead)


August 9th, 2011 - 2:23 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Aug 9 (IANS) Sanjiv Bhatt, the Gujarat cadre IPS officer who shot into limelight after claiming being present at a meeting of Chief Minister Narendra Modi on the ... Read more...

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Gujarat police officer Sanjiv Bhatt suspended


August 9th, 2011 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Aug 8 (IANS) Sanjiv Bhatt, Gujarat cadre IPS officer who shot into the limelight after his claimed presence at a crucial meeting of Chief Minister Narendra ... Read more...

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PM’s ‘missing’ degree: varsity suspends one, orders probe


July 30th, 2011 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 30 (IANS) Panjab University authorities Saturday suspended an employee and ordered a five-member committee to probe the omission of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's name in the list ... Read more...

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Bring PM under Lokpal, says BJP


July 28th, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party Thursday supported bringing the prime minister under the purview of Lokpal, expressing dissatisfaction on the draft anti-corruption bill not mentioning ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa says he won’t quit, Gadkari to decide (Roundup)


July 25th, 2011 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore/New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) Facing indictment in illegal mining, Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Monday said he would not resign and said he had left the decision to ... Read more...

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Focus shifts to Lokayukta’s recommendation on Yeddyurappa


July 25th, 2011 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 25 (IANS) Karnataka Lokayukta N. Santosh Hegde Monday said he would submit his report on illegal mining in the state Wednesday, shifting the spotlight on what action he ... Read more...

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BJP seeks Chidambaram’s ouster


July 8th, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Friday asked Home Minister P. Chidambaram to quit for not maintaining recorded minutes of a meeting between him and ... Read more...

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Dropped from ODI team, White vows to bounce back


July 7th, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, July 7 (IANS) Australian all-rounder Cameron White, axed from the ODI side for next month's Sri Lanka tour, has vowed to bounce back.White termed his omission from the squad ... Read more...

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Brazil approves conjugal visits for gay inmates


July 5th, 2011 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, July 5 (IANS/EFE) Gay prisoners who register their respective partner or companion with prison officials will have the right to receive them for conjugal visits in ... Read more...

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