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Chandila credits Hirwani for his hat-trick


May 13th, 2012 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 13 (IANS) Little-known off-spinner Ajit Chandila, who became an overnight star by picking the first hat-trick of the Indian Premier League-V, attributed his success to the pep ... Read more...

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Fletcher has interactive session with U-19 players


March 28th, 2012 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) India coach Duncan Fletcher and other members of his support staff spent some quality time with the Under-19 cricket team at the National Cricket Academy ... Read more...

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Another Karnataka BJP minister faces criminal cases


February 23rd, 2012 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 23 (IANS) Ahead of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari's visit here Friday , the party faced more embarrassment Thursday as another Karnataka minister was slapped ... Read more...

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Ahead of Gadkari visit, Karnataka BJP infighting intensifies


February 22nd, 2012 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 22 (IANS) Factional fighting in Karnataka's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party intensified Wednesday ahead of party president Nitin Gadkari's arrival Thursday for a pep talk to partymen over ... Read more...

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Bhajji on wrestling show


December 22nd, 2011 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 22 (IANS) What on earth will spinner Harbhajan Singh do on a new wrestling show on television? Bhajji will appear on "Ring Ka King", a new wrestling ... Read more...

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‘Pep talk’ can revive exhausted immune cells: Study


December 14th, 2011 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 14 (IANS) Chronic infections stay on because they wear the immune system out, which immunologists describe as exhaustion. Yet exhausted immune cells can be revived by introduction of ... Read more...

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Students tense as CBSE exams begin


March 1st, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) Doing their last minute revision, anxious students were seen making their way to examination centres across the capital Tuesday for the start of the Central Board of ... Read more...

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Hell’s Kitchen: Who Goes Home?


December 2nd, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Dec 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) As Hell’s Kitchen began, the contestants had to recreate a dish from sight smell and taste with no idea what the ingredients were. They each had 45 minutes ... Read more...

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Intikhab lauds Razzaq’s match-winning ton


November 2nd, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Nov 2 (IANS) Pakistan cricket manager Intikhab Alam Tuesday said Abdul Razzaq's match-winning knock of 109 agaist South Africa in the second ODI could well be the turning point for the ... Read more...

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‘New Man U star Hernandez nearly quit football after failing in Mexico’s first division’


October 28th, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 28(ANI): Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez was close to quitting football last year, his father Javier Hernandez Gutierrez has revealed.Hernandez is being seen as the new United hero after the ... Read more...

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Lambert gets advice from Gaga, Madonna


September 26th, 2010 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 25 (IANS) Former "American Idol" contestant-turned singer Adam Lambert is getting advice from singing icons like Lady Gaga and Madonna to move up the ladder quickly. Lambert turned to the ... Read more...

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Study says ‘pep talk can reduce violence, alcoholic problems among teenagers’


August 4th, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 4 (ANI): A brief motivational talk can reduce the chances of teenagers getting violent or experiencing drinking problems, according to a study by University of Michigan Health System (UMHS).The conclusion ... Read more...

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Beckenbauer says Capello has taken England backwards


June 15th, 2010 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 15 (ANI): Ahead of a possible last-16 meeting between England and Germany, football legend Franz Beckenbauer also known as Der Kaiser has increased the pressure on The Three Lions by ... Read more...

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Scarlett Johansson kiss at MTV Movie Awards ‘was Sandra Bullock’s idea’


June 8th, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 8 (ANI): The stage smooch that Sandra Bullock and Scarlett Johansson shared was actually the former's idea, it has emerged."Scarlett was originally supposed to present a different award ... Read more...

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Canadian duo set Guinness World Record for driving 23,697 miles in ‘veggie van’


March 23rd, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar. 23 (ANI): Two Canadian nationals have set a Guinness World Record for driving the most miles in a van powered by alternative fuel - vegetable oil.Tyson Jerry, 26, ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama makes an appearance on ‘The Simpsons’


March 23rd, 2010 - 12:00 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, Mar 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The US First Lady Michelle Obama made her debut on the show ‘The Simpsons’. Her voice on the show was provided by actress Angela ... Read more...

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Only a “Double” can ease Ancelotti’s Champions League pain


March 20th, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 20 (ANI): After a humiliating Champions League defeat, Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti has challenged his players to win the double to ease his pain.The Italian admits he slept ... Read more...

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Warne saved my career, says England opener Carberry


March 7th, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.7 (ANI): England new boy Michael Carberry has former Australian leg-spinner Shane Warne to thank for saving his career.The Aussie spin legend convinced Carberry he had a future when he ... Read more...

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School board exams kick off (Lead)


March 3rd, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) Thousands of anxious students were seen making their way to examination centres across the capital Wednesday for the start of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) ... Read more...

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Students tense as CBSE exams begin


March 3rd, 2010 - 12:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) Doing their last minute revisions, anxious students were seen making their way to examination centres across the capital Monday for the start of the Central Board of ... Read more...

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Gordon Brown reprimanded for bullying civil servants


February 21st, 2010 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 21 (DPA) British Prime Minister Gordon Brown was given an unprecedented telling-off by the head of the civil service over his verbal abuse of staff, a new book serialised ... Read more...

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Bhajji thanks Anil-bhai for all those tips


February 18th, 2010 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 18 (IANS) After spearheading the Indian attack to a sensational victory in the second Test against South Africa at the Eden Garden here Thursday, offie Harbhajan Singh thanked his ... Read more...

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Teetotaller Vidya does the drunken act for ‘Ishqiya’


January 8th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Jan 8 (IANS) Vidya Balan, who never touches alcohol, has shot a special risque number entitled "Ibn batuta" in "Ishqiya" with her co-stars Naseeruddin Shah and Arshad ... Read more...

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Better Off Ted: Lack of sleep leads to death


January 6th, 2010 - 9:06 pm ICT by admin
By Anita Thomas Jan 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ted tucks his daughter in on the sofa in his office where he has her sleeping. Veridian Dynamics has a deadline to meet to produce the ... Read more...

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Wenger inspired Arsenal victory piles pressure on Liverpool


December 14th, 2009 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 14(ANI): Liverpool manager Rafa Benitez's situation in the Premier League received another knock after Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger inspired Gunners victory piled the pressure on the Reds' season.Though ... Read more...

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US troops have two years to turn tides in Afghanistan: Mullen


December 8th, 2009 - 3:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 8 (ANI): US Joint Chiefs of Staff Admiral Mike Mullen told marines, who will deployed in Afghanistan by year-end, that they have just two years to turn the tides ... Read more...

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Pak cricket coach pondering over changes for Wellington Test


December 1st, 2009 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Dec.1 (ANI): Pakistan cricket team coach Intikhab Alam has admitted he was considering several changes for the second test starting at the Basin Reserve on Thursday.Intikhab said veteran Misbah-ul-Haq would bat ... Read more...

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Injury crisis in team is an opportunity for youngsters: Ponting


November 9th, 2009 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati, Nov 9(ANI): Australian skipper Ricky Ponting has said that the spate of injuries plaguing his team, has given a chance to young players to experience international cricket.Moises Henriques, Clint McKay, Jon ... Read more...

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Simon Cowell wants feud between X Factor judges to stop


November 4th, 2009 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 4 (ANI): Music mogul Simon Cowell has revealed that he told his fellow X Factor judges that he wants the feuding between them to stop.Cowell, 50, Louis Walsh, 57, Dannii ... Read more...

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When Shahid sat jobless at home for six months


September 2nd, 2009 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 2 (IANS) The success of "Kaminey" has catapulted him into the big league, but actor Shahid Kapoor says he sat at home for six months without any work after ... Read more...

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Why Akshay Kumar makes women on his show swoon


August 8th, 2009 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) Brazilian beauty Bruna Abdullah, actresses Rupali Ganguly, Nauheed Cyrusi and VJ Anushka Manchanda are all ga-ga over Akshay Kumar. No, they don't have a crush on ... Read more...

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Tom Cruise turns ‘relationship guru’ for Posh and Becks


August 3rd, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 3 (ANI): Tom Cruise has reportedly been counselling his good friends David and Victoria Beckham on how best to stay happy while juggling diverging careers.According to a pal, ... Read more...

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Pakistan could still win UAE series : Intikhab Alam


May 1st, 2009 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Abu Dhabi, May 1 (ANI): Despite being 2-1 down in the five game series against Australia, Pakistan coach Intikhab Alam believes his side could still manage to win the remaining two ... Read more...

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Cheryl Cole has stage fright


April 27th, 2009 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 27 (IANS) British singer Cheryl Cole, who was voted the world's sexiest woman by FHM magazine last week, is "petrified" of going onstage. The "Girls Aloud" singer reportedly feels she is ... Read more...

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Tense students head to test centres as board exams begin


March 2nd, 2009 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) Anxious students made their way to exam centres across the city, doing last minute revision, while parents gave timely tips outside as the Class 10 and 12 ... Read more...

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