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In six decades, a sea change in Indian parliament (Lead) (May 13 is 60th anniversary of parliament)


May 12th, 2012 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) When it opened six decades ago, it was a highly revered institution, packed with stalwarts who won freedom for India and where debates were ... Read more...

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Salgaocar scrape past Prayag United


February 6th, 2012 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Fatorda (Goa), Feb 6 (IANS) Salgaocar Sports Club overcame a stiff second-half resistance from Prayag United to score a solitary goal victory in the 19th round I-League football match ... Read more...

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Depleted Mumbai need to raise bar against Somerset


October 7th, 2011 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 7 (IANS) Having narrowly squeezed through to the semifinals, the depleted Mumbai Indians need to perform at a much higher level if they hope to beat qualifiers ... Read more...

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Manisha stands by Miss Nepal


August 31st, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 31 (IANS) Though its biggest sponsor Dabur Nepal abandoned Miss Nepal, Nepal's oldest and best-known beauty pageant, Bollywood diva Manisha Koirala threw her weight behind the once beleaguered ... Read more...

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India look a pale shadow of an average team: Boycott


August 12th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS) Former England batsman Geoffrey Boycott has said the Indian cricket team in the ongoing series against England has looked like a pale shadow of an average ... Read more...

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Rains lash Uttar Pradesh, Yamuna fills up


August 6th, 2011 - 12:07 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 6 (IANS) Moderate to heavy rains lashed several districts of Uttar Pradesh Saturday. The Yamuna river next to the Taj Mahal is also in full flow."Upper air cyclonic ... Read more...

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Charlotte family - McCauley win the lottery for the third time


July 27th, 2011 - 1:44 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Charlotte, N.C., July 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A family in North Carolina has been third time lucky with regards to lottery wins. The family could pass as the luckiest in the world because ... Read more...

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Raina, Dhoni hold fort for India after Tendulkar departs (Tea report)


July 25th, 2011 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 25 (IANS) Sachin Tendukar yet again failed to leave his mark at Lord's but Suresh Raina and Mahendra Singh Dhoni held together the Indian innings in the ... Read more...

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Rachel Uchitel returns Tiger Woods’ hush money


July 19th, 2011 - 12:02 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, July 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tiger Woods’ infidelity saga might be back to the fore after some hush money, which he allegedly paid to one of the mistresses is said to ... Read more...

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Google Android smart phones top as Nokia, BlackBerry sink


June 1st, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
New York/Toronto, June 1 (IANS) Google's Android devices have become most popular smart phones in the US, said a Nielsen survey Tuesday, a day when Nokia shares tanked more than ... Read more...

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Daredevils looking for back-to-back win: Shipperd


April 25th, 2011 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) Delhi Daredevils will look for a back-to-back win at home when they meet Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the ... Read more...

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Daredevils, a pale shadow of their past


April 19th, 2011 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) It is not the kind of start Delhi Daredevils would have liked to their fourth season in the Indian Premier League. Semifinalists in the ... Read more...

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Daredevils can be the surprise package: Irfan


April 13th, 2011 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) The new-look Delhi Daredevils are a pale shadow of their past and lost both their Indian Premier League matches so far, but Irfan Pathan believes ... Read more...

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Survey reveals that Charlie Sheen ought to be Hugh Hefner’s successor


March 29th, 2011 - 7:43 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Mar 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Charlie Sheen is seen as the best replacement for Playboy icon Hugh Hefner.The 84-year-old has not given any indication of retiring but 60 Minutes and Vanity ... Read more...

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We are fine with the underdog tag: Chanderpaul


February 18th, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) Once cricket's powerhouse, the West Indies are now a pale shadow of their past. As they get ready for their first 2011 World Cup match against South ... Read more...

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Kerala mourns as Karunakaran dies, CPI-M salutes him (Roundup)


December 23rd, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
By Sanu George Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 23 (IANS) Veteran Congress leader K. Karunakaran, a four-time chief minister of Kerala who was a pale shadow of his original self in his final days, died ... Read more...

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Actress Noureen DeWulf engaged to Ryan Miller


December 22nd, 2010 - 8:24 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Dec 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Just last week, there were rumors making the rounds on the Internet that Ryan Miller and her actress girlfriend, Noureen DeWulf had broken up.All that seemed ... Read more...

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Sri Lankan Tamil diaspora asked to shun negativity


October 30th, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
By M.R. Narayan Swamy New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) A Sri Lankan Tamil militant group turned political party has urged the Tamil diaspora to be "realistic" to achieve a better political deal now ... Read more...

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CWG Tennis: Somdev overcomes slow start, through to second round (Lead)


October 5th, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Pragya Tiwari New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) Top seed Somdev Devvaraman of India shrugged off an indifferent start to storm into the second round of the men's singles of the Commonwealth ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods says that it is a difficult time for him after divorce from Elin Nordegren


August 26th, 2010 - 2:23 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Florida, Aug 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tiger Woods admitted that he has made a lot of errors in his marriage and the consequence was what he is currently going through. The ace ... Read more...

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History collides for Argentina (Group B team profile)


May 27th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, May 27 (DPA) Argentina's camp for the 2010 World Cup will bring together two of the biggest figures in their footballing psyche: coach Diego Maradona and Barcelona gem Lionel Messi. Maradona, ... Read more...

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Erratic Saina loses, Indian challenge ends at Badminton Asia Championships (Lead)


April 17th, 2010 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) Deafening crowd support failed to spur an error-prone Saina Nehwal as she stumbled against China's Xuerui Li 17-21, 11-21 in the semi-finals of the women's singles in ... Read more...

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Jolie no longer attracted to Pitt?


April 14th, 2010 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, April 14(ANI): Angelina Jolie is apparently not happy with partner Brad Pitt these days.The National Enquirer reports that the actress hates Pitt's shabby look.She is said to be urging the ... Read more...

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Pakistan need big win over South Africa in World Cup


March 5th, 2010 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) With their hopes of a semi-final place receding fast, Pakistan need to force a big win as they take on the weakest Pool B side South ... Read more...

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Seminal changes in Indian politics in 2009 (Flashback 2009)


December 29th, 2009 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Amulya Ganguli The year 2009 saw a major turnaround in the Indian political scene which augurs well for the future.For the first time after a longish period, the divisive ... Read more...

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Pankaj survives a scare in All India snooker


December 23rd, 2009 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 23 (IANS) National champion Pankaj Advani authored yet another fairytale fightback as he overcame a 1-4 deficit and won 5-4 against Delhi's Sandeep Gulati to enter the semi-finals of the ... Read more...

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Attack is the best policy against Muralitharan: Sehwag


December 3rd, 2009 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 3 (IANS) Virender Sehwag while racing to his sixth double century at a furious pace came down hard at Sri Lankan spin wizard Muttiah Muralitharan and later said his ... Read more...

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MPs’ praise George Fernandes’ contribution to Indian politics


August 6th, 2009 - 7:54 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.6 (ANI): In a rare show of unity, Members of Parliament of the Janata Dal (United) and those representing the state of Bihar gathered at the 3, Krishna Menon Marg ... Read more...

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White paper will be colourful, promises Mamata (Parliament Diary)


July 9th, 2009 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) The white paper on the performance of Indian Railways over the last five years will not be a black and white one, but a colourful one, ... Read more...

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Badrinath, Hayden take Super Kings to top of IPL (Lead)


May 10th, 2009 - 1:56 am ICT by IANS
Kimberley, May 10 (IANS) Subramaniam Badrinath and Matthew Hayden Saturday took Chennai Super Kings to the top of the Indian Premier League (IPL) table with a seven-wicket victory over title-holders Rajasthan Royals ... Read more...

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Rajasthan Royals to aim for revenge against Royal Challengers


May 6th, 2009 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Centurion, May 6 (IANS) Riding high after their crushing victory over Kings XI Punjab, defending champions Rajasthan Royals will be gunning for revenge against Bangalore Royal Challengers in what promises to be ... Read more...

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Hayden, Ponting lead Australian fight-back(Tea Report)


October 31st, 2008 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Australian top-order batsmen dug in their heels to reach 237 for two at tea on the third day of the third cricket Test at Feroz Shah Kotla ... Read more...

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East Bengal begin League campaign on winning note


September 26th, 2008 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 26 (IANS) East Bengal reaped the fruits of a splendid first-half display to prevail over local challengers Chirag United 3-1 in their ONGC I-League opener at Barasat near here Friday.Overlapping ... Read more...

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Devastating Dutch sweep Italy aside(Lead)


June 10th, 2008 - 7:05 am ICT by IANS
DPA Berne (Switzerland), June 10 (DPA) The Netherlands put themselves in a strong position in the so-called "group of death" when they swept to a 3-0 victory over world champions Italy in their ... Read more...

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Sandeep Singh proves his class in telling manner


May 25th, 2008 - 12:25 pm ICT by admin
By Avishek RoyNew Delhi, May 25 (IANS) Two years ago, India's new hockey sensation Sandeep Singh boarded the Delhi-bound Shatabdi Express to join the national camp for the World Cup in Germany. ... Read more...

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