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Olympic shooting: Cernogoraz claims trap gold in shootout


August 6th, 2012 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) European champion Giovanni Cernogoraz held his nerve in a gold medal shootout to take the Olympic title in the men's trap Monday.The Croatian fired the ... Read more...

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Olympic shooting: Trap shooter Sandhu finishes 16th


August 6th, 2012 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS) India's Manavjit Singh Sandhu failed to enter the final of men's trap event as he finished 16th in the qualification round of the 2012 London Games ... Read more...

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Olympic shooting: Manavjit may miss final cut (Lead)


August 6th, 2012 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5 (IANS) Indian trap shooter Manavjit Singh Sandhu stands the risk of missing out the final round after he finished a poor 25th among 34 competitors on the ... Read more...

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Olympic shooting: Record-breaker Rossi takes gold in women’s trap


August 4th, 2012 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Italy's Jessica Rossi blew away the competition and the world record in the women's trap Saturday, missing just one of 100 shots on her way ... Read more...

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Olympic shooting: India’s trap shooter Shagun out


August 4th, 2012 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) Indian trap shooter Shagun Chowdhury finished a disappointing 20th and failed to qualify for the final round of the women's trap shooting event at the 2012 ... Read more...

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Olympics: Schedule of events involving Indian athletes Saturday


August 4th, 2012 - 2:02 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) Following is the schedule of events involving Indian athletes at the Olympic Games Saturday.Athletics Men's 20 km walk: Baljinder Singh, Gurmeet Singh and Irfan Kolothum Thodi Women's 3000m ... Read more...

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Gorilla duo dismantles poachers’ trap


July 20th, 2012 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) Two young mountain gorillas were spotted dismantling a poacher's trap that had killed one of their own companions.Staff at the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund in ... Read more...

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Manavjit Sandhu, Imran Hassan qualify for London Olympics


January 22nd, 2012 - 3:06 am ICT by IANS
Doha, Jan 21 (IANS) Manavjit Singh Sandhu and Imran Hassan Khan secured Olympic berths on the concluding day of the Asian Shooting Championships here, ensuring India of at least 11 ... Read more...

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BJP taking politics ‘from Ram to Ramdev’, says Digvijay


June 7th, 2011 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 7 (IANS) Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh Tuesday flayed the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for "reducing their politics from Ram to Ramdev".Talking to mediapersons here, Singh accused ... Read more...

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Trump accused of discrediting Republicans by saying ‘Obama may be a Muslim’


April 2nd, 2011 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 2 (ANI): American businessman Donald Trump has been accused of discrediting the entire Republican Party, as he speculates that US President Barack Obama's birth certificate may say he is ... Read more...

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BSP legislator among 5 booked in Etawah rape, suicide case


January 28th, 2011 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
Etawah, Jan 27 (IANS) A local court here Thursday directed the district police to register criminal cases against five people, including a ruling Bahujan Samaj Party legislator, for their involvement in ... Read more...

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‘Manmadhan Ambu’ lacks the punch (Tamil Movie Review; Rating:***)


December 25th, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
By Aravindan D.I. Film: "Manmadhan Ambu"; Cast: Kamal Haasan, Madhavan, Trisha, Sangeetha, Oviya, Usha Uthoop, Ramesh Arvind, Oorvasi and others; Cinematography: Manush Nandhan; Music: Devi Sri Prasad; Story, Screenplay & Lyrics: Kamal Haasan; ... Read more...

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Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya Hi Kijo: Loha Singh Falls Into Laali’s Trap


December 23rd, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The makers of Zee TV’s prime time show ‘Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya Hi Kijo’ is keeping no stone unturned to keep the viewers glued to their show. Following the election ... Read more...

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Satisfying day as rower Bajrang Lal claims India’s second Asiad gold (Roundup)


November 19th, 2010 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 19 (IANS) Bajrang Lal Takhar claimed the nation's maiden Asiad rowing gold as Indian rowers Friday capped their best performance in the Asian Games here with five medals on a ... Read more...

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Mixed fortunes as rower Bajrang Lal claims Asiad gold (Evening Lead)


November 19th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 19 (IANS) Bajrang Lal Takhar claimed the nation's maiden rowing gold as Indian rowers capped their best performance in the Asian Games with five medals here Friday.Besides, the men's ... Read more...

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CWG Results: Day Seven


October 11th, 2010 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) The following are results on the seventh day of the Commonwealth Games here Saturday.Athletics:Men's discuss throw: Gold: Benn Harradine (Australia) Silver: Vikas Gowda (India) Bronze: Carl Andrew Myeracough ... Read more...

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CWG shooting: India win gold, silver and bronze (Roundup)


October 10th, 2010 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
By Abhishek Roy New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) India's Harpreet Singh won the gold in the men's 25 metres centre fire pistol event while the silver went to Vijay Kumar after a four-way ... Read more...

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CWG shooting: Indians continue to dominate at Karni Singh Range (Night Intro)


October 8th, 2010 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Abhishek Roy New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) Indian shooters continued their domination of the Karni Singh ranges by winning three gold, a silver and a bronze at the Commonwealth Games here Friday. ... Read more...

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CWG shooting: Manavjit, Mansher trap silver


October 8th, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) India's Manavjit Singh Sandhu and Mansher Singh won the silver medal in the men's trap pairs' event while the gold went to Australia's famous duo Michael Diamond ... Read more...

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Six-time Olympian and family duos in Canada’s shooting squad


September 17th, 2010 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Ottawa, Sep 17 (IANS) Six-time Olympian and triple Commonwealth Games medallist Susan Nattrass will lead Canada's shooting squad for the Oct 3-14 Commonwealth Games. The Shooting Federation of Canada announced the squad, ... Read more...

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Six-time Olympian, family duos to lead Canadian shooters at 2010 CWG


September 16th, 2010 - 11:51 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept.16 (ANI): The Shooting Federation of Canada and Commonwealth Games Canada has confirmed the athletes and coaches who will be participating in the shooting competition for Canada at the XIXth ... Read more...

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Venus Flytrap is not as merciless a killer as is believed


August 4th, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 4 (ANI): While it is known for its carnivorous nature, Venus Flytrap is not that merciless a killer as it is projected to be, found a new study.Dr Andrej Pavlovic ... Read more...

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Army officer booked for civilian killings in Kashmir (Lead)


May 29th, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 29 (IANS) An Indian Army major and four other people, including a Territorial Army soldier, have been booked for the murder of three civilians in a staged gun battle in ... Read more...

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Army officer booked for civilian killings


May 29th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 29 (IANS) An Indian Army major and four other people, including a territorial army soldier, were booked for the murder of three civilians in a staged gun battle in Jammu ... Read more...

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Manavjit traps silver, gold at Asian Clay Shooting


March 31st, 2010 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) Manavjit Singh won the silver medal and helped the Indian team bag the gold in the men's trap event at the Asian Clay Shooting Championships in Bangkok ... Read more...

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Sandhu traps gold with meet record at Commonwealth Shooting


February 24th, 2010 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) India's winning spree in the Commonwealth Shootimg Championships continued as the home shooters grabbed three golds with trap shooter Manavjit Singh Sandhu setting a meet record at ... Read more...

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Rajput steals the show with record in Commonwealth Shooting


February 24th, 2010 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Navy man Sanjeev Rajput won the gold in the 50-metre rifle 3-Position event with a new meet record as India took its medals tally to 48, ... Read more...

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Indians set three records at Commonwealth Shooting


February 22nd, 2010 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) Indian shooters set the Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Range ablaze with three meet records and took their tally of golds to 13 on the fifth day of ... Read more...

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Tamil newspaper ransacked in Toronto


February 22nd, 2010 - 10:12 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Feb 22 (IANS) The office of a prominent Tamil newspaper here was ransacked Saturday night for covering the talks of a local Tamil leader with Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa. Kula Sellathurai, ... Read more...

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Bigg Boss Season 3 -Synopsis EP 42: DAY 56


November 30th, 2009 - 4:28 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Today morning is peaceful in the Bigg Boss house, as the housemates have decided to keep Maun-vrat. While everyone is carrying out their daily chores peacefully, Vindu and Bhaktyar break their ... Read more...

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Nigerian held in Kerala for online fraud


August 28th, 2009 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kannur (Kerala), Aug 28 (IANS) A Nigerian national was arrested here for cheating people of millions of rupees in an Internet scam, Kerala police said Friday. State police's cyber wing chief Tomin J. ... Read more...

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Nigerian kingpin of Internet fraud arrested


August 8th, 2009 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kannur (Kerala), Aug 8 (IANS) Nigerian national Shaba Abdul Rasheed, believed to be the kingpin of a gang cheating people by promising them large amounts of money and asking the victims to ... Read more...

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Shreyasi wins trap gold in junior shooting


May 30th, 2009 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) Indian shooter Shreyasi Singh Saturday won her maiden gold in the women's trap event of the Junior Shotgun Competition at Orimattila in Finland. According to information ... Read more...

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Rhinoceros ordered to have sex to save its specie!


December 26th, 2008 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 26 (ANI): It may sound bizarre, but a rhinoceros has been ordered to have sex in a bid to save its species.Tam, the rhino is sadly one of the ... Read more...

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Rain clears the Olympic skies, cools Beijing


August 11th, 2008 - 9:10 am ICT by IANS
DPA Beijing, Aug 11 (DPA) Monday's rain has cleared the skies and brought down the temperatures as Olympic athletes in outdoor sports can expect comfortable conditions in Tuesday's competition at the Beijing Games. ... Read more...

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