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Bomb scare prompts US university evacuation


September 18th, 2012 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 18 (IANS) A bomb threat at the Louisiana State University (LSU) Monday resulted in evacuation and cancellation of all campus activities for the day, Xinhua reported.At about 2 ... Read more...

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China mulls regulation over brokerage executives’ salaries


September 1st, 2012 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 1 (IANS) China's top securities watchdog has said that it is considering a regulation on the salary of brokerage executives.In a set of draft rules released to seek ... Read more...

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Alves tells Brazil to forget Olympic defeat


August 15th, 2012 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 15 (IANS) Brazil and Barcelona defender Daniel Alves has told his national teammates to forget the country's Olympic disappointment ahead of Wednesday's friendly against Sweden in ... Read more...

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Olympics: Powell a major doubt for remainder of season


August 7th, 2012 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 7 (IANS/CMC) Luckless Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell may have run his last race for the season. Powell pulled up in Sunday's final of the Olympic men's 100m here, but ... Read more...

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Pakistani province has dead employees still on rolls


August 2nd, 2012 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 2 (IANS) There are 338 dead employees on the rolls in Pakistan's Sindh province, leading a daily to wonder: "Governance? A troupe of performing parrots would do a ... Read more...

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Musical glove improves sensation in paralyzed people


July 18th, 2012 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 18 (IANS) A wireless, musical glove -- improving sensation and motor skills -- could be a boon for people with paralyzing spinal cord injury (SCI).The gadget was successfully ... Read more...

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Rihanna’s huge order forces eatery to close


July 10th, 2012 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 10 (IANS) Singer Rihanna, who performed at the Barclaycard Wireless Festival, recently ordered so much food from a Portuguese restaurant that they had to close the shop."Rihanna ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Clos to replace Narain for opening British GP practice


June 29th, 2012 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
Silverstone, June 29 (IANS) HRT reserve driver Dani Clos will take the wheels from India's Narain Karthikeyan for the opening practise session of the Formula One British Grand Prix here ... Read more...

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Injured Darren Bravo out of tour, returning home


June 19th, 2012 - 1:28 am ICT by IANS
London, June 18 (IANS/CMC) Injury has ruled West Indies batsman Darren Bravo out of the remainder of the England tour.The stylish left-handed batsman picked up a groin injury during the first ... Read more...

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China may see 10 percent foreign trade growth


June 11th, 2012 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 11 (IANS) China's foreign trade could grow by around 10 percent this year "if lucky", said Minister of Commerce Chen Deming Monday.He warned of continuing severity to come ... Read more...

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Dwayne Smith replaces Mitchell Johnson in Mumbai Indians squad


May 2nd, 2012 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Mumbai Indians have signed West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Smith as a replacement for Australia fast bowler Mitchell Johnson for the remainder of the Indian Premier ... Read more...

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Narasimhan, Sankaranarayanan reappointed Andhra, Maharashtra governors


April 28th, 2012 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Saturday re-appointed E.S.L. Narasimhan and K. Sankaranarayanan as governors of Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra respectively.According to a Rashtrapati Bhavan communique, Narasimhan and ... Read more...

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Back injury may force Pattinson to miss remainder of series


April 19th, 2012 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain (Trinidad), April 19 (IANS) Exciting young Australian fast bowler James Pattinson has injured his back and will miss the remainder of the West Indies tour.Pattinson is not ... Read more...

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Pieters out for season, might miss Euro 2012


April 17th, 2012 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
The Hague, April 17 (IANS) Netherlands and PSV defender Erik Pieters will miss the remainder of the Dutch football season and is in danger of missing out on Euro 2012, ... Read more...

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Samuels reported for suspected bowling action


April 15th, 2012 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, April 15 (IANS) Pune Warriors India all-rounder Marlon Samuels has been reported for a suspected illegal action for bowling certain deliveries during his team's match against the Chennai Super ... Read more...

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PSV fire coach Rutten


March 13th, 2012 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
The Hague, March 13 (IANS) Dutch football club PSV Eindhoven fired manager Fred Rutten after three consecutive defeats.Former players Phillip Cocu and Ernest Faber will take over the first team ... Read more...

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No more rotational policy, says Dhoni


February 25th, 2012 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 25 (IANS) India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni Saturday said it was time to end the rotational policy for the remainder of the tri-series and best eleven will take ... Read more...

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Yuvraj Walmiki out of 2012 London Olympic hockey qualifiers


February 23rd, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) India's promising forward Yuvraj Walmiki Thursday has been ruled out of the remainder of the 2012 London Olympics hockey qualifiers with a hamstring injury.Chief coach ... Read more...

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Clarke admits role in Ponting’s axing


February 23rd, 2012 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Hobart, Feb 23 (IANS) Australia captain Michael Clarke Thursday admitted to his role in axing of Ricky Ponting from the one-day team.Clarke is a member of John Inverarity headed National ... Read more...

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Ponting concedes he has played his last ODI


February 21st, 2012 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 21 (IANS) Ricky Ponting Tuesday conceded that he might have played his last One-day International after being dropped from the Australian side for the remainder of the ... Read more...

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‘Ponting contemplating retirement from ODIs’


February 20th, 2012 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 20 (IANS) National selector John Inverarity said Monday that it was unlikely that former skipper Ricky Ponting would be able to make his way back to the ... Read more...

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Injury rules out Mitchell for rest of season


February 17th, 2012 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 17 (IANS) Australia all-rounder Mitchell Marsh has been ruled out of cricket for months with a bone stress injury in his lower back, and he will miss the ... Read more...

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McEachran confirms Swansea loan deal


January 13th, 2012 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 13 (IANS) Chelsea's teenage midfielder Josh McEachran confirmed through Twitter that he will complete his loan move to Swansea Monday.McEachran regarded as one of England's star for the ... Read more...

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Russian spacecraft to crash to Earth Jan 15


January 13th, 2012 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 13 (IANS) The remainder of the crippled Russian spacecraft Phobos-Grunt is set to crash to the Earth Jan 15 following a botched mission to Mars, experts have said.The ... Read more...

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Brazil oil giant’s reserves’ rise


January 13th, 2012 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo, Jan 13 (IANS/EFE) Brazilian state-controlled oil giant Petrobras said its oil and gas reserves rose to 16.41 billion barrels in 2011, up 2.7 percent from the prior year.The ... Read more...

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Arthur says Harris ready for Perth


January 7th, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 7 (IANS) Australia coach Mickey Arthur has hinted at paceman Ryan Harris's return to the Australian playing eleven for the third Test beginning Friday at Perth.Harris, who has ... Read more...

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Saina loses to Jiang Yanjiao in Korea Open quarters


January 6th, 2012 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) Saina Nehwal went down 17-21, 10-21 to China's Jiang Yanjiao in the women's singles quarterfinals of the Korea Open Superseries badminton event in Seoul Friday, ... Read more...

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Bishoo named Guyana’s cricketer-of-the-year


December 18th, 2011 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
Georgetown (Guyana), Dec 18 (IANS/CMC) West Indies leg-spinner Devendra Bishoo and fast bowler Subrina Munroe have been named Guyana's cricketers-of-the-year.The announcement came at the Guyana Cricket Board's annual awards ceremony Wednesday.Bishoo, ... Read more...

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Brisk walk cuts chocolate consumption by half


December 8th, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 8 (IANS) A brisk 15-minute walk seems to be the easiest way to cut down chocolate consumption by half at the workplace.Even in stressful situations, office workers eat ... Read more...

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Liverpool midfielder Lucas ruled out for season


December 2nd, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 2 (IANS) Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva is out for the rest of the season after suffering a knee injury, the English Premier League club has confirmed.Liverpool confirmed Thursday ... Read more...

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Monday night football scores: Chiefs face humiliation


November 22nd, 2011 - 11:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Nov 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Chiefs were humiliated on Monday night as the Patriots run rout. After the Monday Night Football game, the team from Kansas City had lost 3-34 ... Read more...

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Adriano, Affelay and Iniesta to miss Milan game


November 22nd, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Nov 22 (IANS) Defending champions Barcelona will be without Adriano, Irabhim Affelay and Andres Iniesta in their UEFA Champions League match away to AC Milan Wednesday.The Spanish giants ... Read more...

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Dutch league match suspended due to dense fog


November 21st, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
The Hague, Nov 21 (IANS) The Eredivisie match between Dutch leaders AZ Alkmaar and Excelsior in Rotterdam was suspended Sunday afternoon due to heavy fog.Referee Kevin Blom decided to stop ... Read more...

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Britain’s oldest worker Syd Prior retires at 96 years


November 10th, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Nov 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) At the age of 96 years, Britain’s oldest shop worker has finally retired. Syd Prior worked at B&Q as greeter for more than 20 years. He enjoyed ... Read more...

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Don’t want any favours from Vettel and Red Bull, says Webber


October 29th, 2011 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Oct 29 (IANS) Australian Mark Webber said he doesn't want any favour from world champion teammate Sebastian Vettel or his team Red Bull for winning a race or ... Read more...

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