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Catholic Gym suffer first defeat in Mumbai district football


August 6th, 2012 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 6 (IANS) Unbeaten Catholic Gymkhana suffered their first defeat in four games as they went down fighting 0-1 to Sahar Silver Star in a Third Division match of ... Read more...

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Protest outside PM’s house due to people’s anger: Hazare


July 29th, 2012 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) Anna Hazare Sunday said the protest by his supporters outside Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's official residence was a reaction by the people who were ... Read more...

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Meet the Amazons: an anti-terror women squad for Olympics


July 22nd, 2012 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 22 (IANS) The Amazons, an elite special forces anti-terror team comprising 40 women, trained to infiltrate terrorist cells and kill, will be Britain's "secret weapon" during the Olympics ... Read more...

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Russians target 25 gold medals in London


July 10th, 2012 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia is targeting 25 gold medals at the London Games, the country's Olympic committee president Alexander Zhukov said Tuesday.Russia, competing in 25 of 39 Olympic ... Read more...

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Russian team will be free of doping scandals in London: Minister


July 10th, 2012 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Sports minister Vitaly Mutko has expressed confidence that the Russian team will be free of doping scandals at the London Olympics.Russia is sending 436 athletes ... Read more...

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Russian warships head to Syria


July 10th, 2012 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
Damascus, July 10 (IANS/AKI) A fleet of Russian warships Tuesday began sailing towards Syrian ports, Iran's Arabic TV network al-Alam reported.Russia has opposed international moves towards a political transition in ... Read more...

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Estonian woman wins $470,000 while shopping


June 26th, 2012 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
Tallinn, June 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) An Estonian retiree, who took shelter in a casino while on her way to buy a frying pan, has hit jackpot and won a record ... Read more...

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Germany’s Gomez got lucky: Portugal coach


June 10th, 2012 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
Lviv (Ukraine), June 10 (RIA Novosti) Portugal coach Paulo Bento said that Germany striker Mario Gomez got lucky in scoring the goal that consigned the Portuguese to a 1-0 Euro 2012 ... Read more...

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Denmark defeat was like a bad movie: Robben


June 10th, 2012 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kharkiv (Ukraine), June 10 (IANS/RIA NOvosti) Losing 1-0 to Denmark at Euro 2012 Saturday was like something out of a bad movie, Netherlands midfielder Arjen Robben said.The Netherlands' wayward finishing ... Read more...

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We were disciplined for brutal Euro 2012 opener: Loew


June 10th, 2012 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
Lviv (Ukraine), June 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Germany coach Joachim Low took Saturday's 1-0 win over Portugal any way it came, because the brutal nature of the tournament means there is ... Read more...

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France votes in crucial presidential run-off


May 6th, 2012 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, May 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) French people are voting in a crucial run-off in the country's presidential polls Sunday that could see a Socialist win for the first time since ... Read more...

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Injury doubts linger over Edwards but Sammy upbeat


May 6th, 2012 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Hove, (England) May 6 (IANS/CMC) Fitness doubts remain over leading fast bowler Fidel Edwards as West Indies' tour of England formally started here, but captain Darren Sammy has backed the speedster ... Read more...

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Telecom policy may be announced in May: Sibal


April 10th, 2012 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 10 (IANS) The government will roll out its IT and electronics manufacturing policy soon and hopes to announce the telecom policy in May, Communications Minister Kapil Sibal said ... Read more...

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Windies beat Australia by 14 runs in second T20


March 31st, 2012 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), March 31 (IANS/CMC) For the second time in as many weeks, West Indies walked away with a share of the spoils after they beat Australia by 14 runs to ... Read more...

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19 cops given life in staged shootout case after 20 years


March 29th, 2012 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, March 29 (IANS) As many as 19 policemen were sentenced by a CBI court here Thursday to life imprisonment in the case of killing of a gurdwara sewadar in ... Read more...

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Lohan takes mom’s advice to avoid controversies


March 25th, 2012 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 25 (IANS) Lindsay Lohan's mother Dina has advised her to stay at home and "live in a bubble" to avoid getting into trouble till Thursday, when her ... Read more...

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BJP enforces Jharkhand economic blockade against railway budget


March 15th, 2012 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, March 15 (IANS) Railway services were affected in Jharkhand Thursday as the ruling BJP enforced a three-hour economic blockade to protest the "neglect of the state" in the railway ... Read more...

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Results a mixed bag for BJP: Sushma


March 6th, 2012 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) With the party poised for a win in Goa and the SAD-BJP alliance leading in Punjab, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushma Swaraj Tuesday ... Read more...

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Railway inspector in dock for corruption


February 26th, 2012 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 26 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) raided a railway inspector for alleged corrupt activities and amassing huge assets beyond his source of income, an official said ... Read more...

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Motivation to exercise can fluctuate


February 14th, 2012 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 14 (IANS) The motivation to exercise fluctuates from week to week, which can tell whether people will be physically active or not, suggests a report."Many of us set ... Read more...

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ITBP recover 60 kg explosives in Chhattisgarh


February 12th, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) The Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) has recovered 60 kg of explosives from Rajanandgaon district of Chhattisgarh, an official said here Sunday.The explosives were found Saturday ... Read more...

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Fire in Kolkata go-down, no casualty


February 3rd, 2012 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 2 (IANS) A fire broke out in a cloth godown in the city Thursday evening which subsequently spread to an adjacent studio where several Bengali actors were shooting. ... Read more...

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Delhi lawyers strike work against bills (Lead)


January 20th, 2012 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) Delhi lawyers Friday observed a day-long strike as part of the Bar Council of India's nationwide protest against two bills, including one which they claim ... Read more...

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School children hurt in accident


December 22nd, 2011 - 1:29 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) Seven children going home from school in an autorickshaw were injured when the vehicle turned turtle in east Delhi Wednesday, police said.The injured boys and ... Read more...

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Russian woman sentenced to death in China


November 27th, 2011 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Nov 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A 37-year-old Russian woman has been sentenced to death in China for drug trafficking, the Russian embassy in Beijing said.However, the sentence will be delayed ... Read more...

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PMK’s Ramadoss opposes FDI in retail


November 25th, 2011 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 25 (IANS) Opposing the central government's move to allow 100 percent foreign direct investment (FDI) in the single-brand retail sector, PMK founder S. Ramadoss Friday said the decision ... Read more...

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Anna’s support for Dalits half hearted: Udit Raj


November 11th, 2011 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) Dalit leader Udit Raj, who has been pushing for a Bahujan Lokpal bill, has termed as "half hearted" Anna Hazare's intention to involve Dalits, ... Read more...

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Special voter registration camp in Lucknow, other cities


October 25th, 2011 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 25 (IANS) With assembly polls just a few months away, the Uttar Pradesh Election Commission is all set to undertake a special voter registration drive in Lucknow Oct ... Read more...

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Railways pulled up over delay in safety steps


September 20th, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) A parliamentary standing committee has criticised the railways over delay in installing anti-collision devices and asked it to prepare a concrete strategy in six months ... Read more...

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Fourth email on Delhi blast surfaces


September 9th, 2011 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) Another email, the fourth since the Delhi High Court bombing, Friday claimed that the deadly blast that killed 13 people was the handiwork of the ... Read more...

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UAE president to get Islamic award


August 16th, 2011 - 1:33 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 16 (IANS/WAM) UAE President Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan will be honoured Tuesday with Islamic Personality of the Dubai International Holy Quran Award (DIHQA) in its 15th edition.The ... Read more...

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UAE, US discuss legal cooperation


August 16th, 2011 - 1:29 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Aug 15 (IANS/WAM) United Arab Emirates and the US Monday discussed ways to enhance cooperation between the two countries in the judicial and legal areas, as well as ... Read more...

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Russia condemns Iraq terror attacks


August 16th, 2011 - 1:28 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 15 (IANS / RIA Novosti) Russia has condemned a string of terrorist attacks that killed at least 66 people and injured 230 across Iraq Monday."We resolutely condemn these ... Read more...

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Putin not interested to solve Russian problems: Gorbachev


August 16th, 2011 - 1:15 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Mikhail Gorbachev, the first and only president of the Soviet Union, has accused Prime Minister Vladimir Putin of having no desire to tackle Russia's ... Read more...

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Ahmadinejad warns US, Israel of ‘crushing response’


August 16th, 2011 - 1:02 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Aug 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Monday warned the US and Israel against even contemplating a strike against his nation."They want to do it, but they know ... Read more...

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