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Jackson retains judge’s seat on ‘American Idol’


September 11th, 2012 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 11 (IANS) Singer Randy Jackson will continue to judge reality singing show "American Idol" after the show bosses' negotiations with singer Enrique Iglesias did not work ... Read more...

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Gutka ban welcome, needs to be effective, say Delhiites


September 11th, 2012 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 11 (IANS) The Delhi government's decision to ban gutka, a form of chewing tobacco, and related products has been widely welcomed though there is scepticism over how ... Read more...

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Phelps retiring at right time: Soviet gymnast Latynina


August 3rd, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) "American swimmer Michael Phelps is right to quit the sport after breaking my record of 18 Olympic medals," says former Soviet gymnast Larisa Latynina.Phelps ... Read more...

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Olympic fencing: Korean girl falls victim to timing error


July 31st, 2012 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 31 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Korean fencer who lost a dramatic Olympic semi-final in controversial circumstances Monday likely fell victim to human error or malfunctioning timing equipment, the general ... Read more...

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I’ve never been conscious of my body: Bipasha


July 28th, 2012 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Bipasha Basu, who has posed in itsy-bitsy clothes for a bold poster of "Raaz 3", says she had no reason to hire a body ... Read more...

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Hamilton to McLaren: I’m not Young, and I want to win


July 17th, 2012 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 17 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton has shot off a warning to his McLaren team saying "I am not young anymore and I want to win ... Read more...

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Court scraps probe against Mayawati, BSP chief elated (Lead)


July 6th, 2012 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Lucknow, July 6 (IANS) In a major breather for Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati, the Supreme Court Friday dismissed a nine-year-old corruption case in which she was ... Read more...

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Justice has been done, says Mayawati (Lead)


July 6th, 2012 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 6 (IANS) Welcoming the Supreme Court decision to dismiss an old case of corruption against her, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leader Mayawati said that she has got ... Read more...

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Justice after nine years, says Mayawati


July 6th, 2012 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 6 (IANS) Welcoming the Supreme Court decision to quash an old case of illegal wealth against her, the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati said that she ... Read more...

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Team Sangma to approach poll panel against Pranab’s nomination (Lead)


July 5th, 2012 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) Presidential candidate P. Sangma's team has decided to approach the Election Commission against presidential poll returning officer V.K. Agnihotri's approval of UPA nominee Pranab ... Read more...

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Perry’s friends happy about divorce


July 4th, 2012 - 9:13 am ICT by IANS
London, July 4 (IANS) Singer Katy Perry's close friend and stylist Johnny Wujek says it was the right decision for her and husband Russell Brand to split as she ... Read more...

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Uruguay striker Abreu considers Botafogo exit


June 19th, 2012 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, June 19 (IANS) Uruguay international striker Loco Abreu, stripped of his status as first-choice striker, has admitted he could leave Brazilian club Botafogo.The 35-year-old has scored ... Read more...

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Trinamool to convince Kalam, ready to leave UPA if needed (Second Lead)


June 18th, 2012 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 18 (IANS) The Trinamool Congress Monday asserted that it was prepared to leave the UPA government if the Congress considered it unwanted, and said efforts would be ... Read more...

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Ready to leave government if unwanted: Trinamool (Lead)


June 18th, 2012 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 18 (IANS) The Trinamool Congress Monday described as "untrue" reports that its central government ministers have handed over their resignation letters to party chief Mamata Banerjee, but ... Read more...

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Patnaik holds talks to mend fences in BJD


June 1st, 2012 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 1 (IANS) Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Friday began talks with leaders of his Biju Janata Dal (BJD) to bridge the rift that had surfaced while he was ... Read more...

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Naveen Patnaik to meet BJD leaders Friday (Lead)


June 1st, 2012 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, May 31 (IANS) Shortly after arriving from Britain, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said he will be meeting party leaders here Friday, amid reports of rebellion in the ruling ... Read more...

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Separation was right decision, says Cheryl


May 28th, 2012 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 28 (IANS) Singer Cheryl Cole feels she made a right move by ending her four-year marriage to soccer player Ashley Cole."I wouldn't say wrong. I'd probably say right," ... Read more...

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Gowda safe for now; Yeddyurappa insists on reinstatement (Second Lead)


March 22nd, 2012 - 11:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister D. Sadananda Gowda may be safe for now even as his predecessor B.S. Yeddyurappa dug in his heels and met Bharatiya ... Read more...

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Gowda safe for now, Yeddyurappa insists on reinstatement (Lead)


March 22nd, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister Sadanand Gowda may be safe for now even as his predecessor dug in his heels and met Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ... Read more...

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Talks on with Yeddyurappa, says Gadkari (Lead)


March 19th, 2012 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 19 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari Monday said the party leadership was in talks with former Karnataka chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa to settle the ... Read more...

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Karnataka BJP leadership tussle reaches breaking point (Second Lead)


March 19th, 2012 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 18 (IANS) Leadership tussle in the faction-ridden ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Karnataka Sunday reached a breaking point with scam-hit former chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa setting ... Read more...

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Unfair to criticise fielding team for mankading: Dhoni


February 25th, 2012 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 25 (IANS) India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni Saturday made his stand clear against putting the onus on fielding captain when an appeal is made for "mankading" a ... Read more...

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Bahrain GP organisers say F1 race on


February 20th, 2012 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Manama (Bahrain), Feb 20 (IANS) Bahrain Grand Prix organisers have officially confirmed they will be hosting the Formula One race April 22.Top brass at the Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) headed ... Read more...

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Not bidding for 2020 Olympics was the right decision: Pietro Mennea


February 16th, 2012 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Milan, Feb 16 (IANS) Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti's cabinet not backing Rome's bid for the 2020 Olympics was a right decision, feels the country's former Olympic champion Pietro Mennea.According ... Read more...

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Kasab claims trial court’s death penalty verdict flawed (Lead)


February 14th, 2012 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) Ajmal Kasab, the 2008 Mumbai terror attack convict and Pakistani terrorist, Tuesday told the Supreme Court that the reasoning by the trial court while awarding ... Read more...

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Quitting T20 made me a better player: Clarke


January 6th, 2012 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 6 (IANS) Australia captain Michael Clarke says his decision to retire from T20 cricket at the start of 2011 has made him a better player in the ... Read more...

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People have the right to express: Artist Shuvaprasanna


November 12th, 2011 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) Veteran artist Shuvaprasanna, who is addressing changes in West Bengal politics with his art, says he does not sit in an ivory tower and ... Read more...

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Judge grants Debra Lafave early probation


September 23rd, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tampa, Sept 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former middle school teacher and sex offender Debra Lafave is no longer under probation after a judge ended it. The 31-year-old was arrested and charged with sex ... Read more...

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Bell admits being naive


August 1st, 2011 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS) England batsman Ian Bell took the blame for his bizarre run out on the third day of the second cricket Test which almost soured relations between ... Read more...

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Noorani bags surprise pole in round two of Polo Cup


July 16th, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Coimbatore, July 16 (IANS) Mumbai driver Rahil Noorani's aggressive strategy in the opening laps paid off as he claimed the pole position in the rain-affected qualifying session of Polo Cup ... Read more...

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Hayden support 10-team World Cup, says it is for premium sides


June 16th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 16 (IANS) Former Australian opener Matthew Hayden feels that the International Cricket Council (ICC) has taken the right decision in cutting down to ten the number of participating ... Read more...

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Force India fail to get points from Canadian Grand Prix


June 13th, 2011 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
Montreal, June 13 (IANS) Force India failed to earn points from the rain-hit Canadian Grand Prix as Paul Di Resta finished 18th while Adrian Sutil failed to complete the race.Starting ... Read more...

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Haven’t seen a better batsman than Sachin, says Richards


June 3rd, 2011 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain, June 3 (IANS) Legendary batsman Viv Richards has said that India's batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar is the best batsman he has ever seen in his ... Read more...

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Sacking of pilots right, can’t hold Air India to ransom: Minister


April 27th, 2011 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) Union Civil Aviation Minister Vyalar Ravi Wednesday took a strong stand against a section of striking Air India pilots, saying that they can not hold ... Read more...

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Gilchrist critical of new-look Kotla pitch


April 24th, 2011 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) Kings XI Punjab captain Adam Gilchrist has criticised the new-look wicket at Ferozeshah Kotla that turned out to be a nightmare for bowlers during ... Read more...

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