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World Twenty20: Afghanistan opt to field against England


September 21st, 2012 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Sep 21 (IANS) Afghanistan captain Nawroz Mangal won the toss and opted to field against defending champions England in a group A match of the World Twent20 cricket tournament ... Read more...

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Unimpressive India beat Afghanistan by 23 runs


September 20th, 2012 - 1:07 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, Sep 19 (IANS) India survived a scare to beat Afghanistan by 23 runs in their opening match of the World Twenty20 at the R. Premadasa Stadium here Wednesday.Chasing a ... Read more...

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World T20 Scoreboard: India vs Afghanistan


September 20th, 2012 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, Sep 19 (IANS) Scoreboard of the World Twenty20 match between India and Afghanistan at the R.Premedasa Stadium here Wednesday.India: Gautam Gambhir b Shapoor Zadran 10 Virender Sehwag c Mohammad Shahzad b Shapoor ... Read more...

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31 killed in Sudanese plane crash


August 19th, 2012 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Khartoum, Aug 19 (IANS) A total of 31 passengers were killed Sunday when a Sudanese civil plane carrying a ministerial delegation crashed in the country's South Kordofan state, Xinhua reported.The ... Read more...

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Four-year-old kidnapped from Delhi hospital


July 17th, 2012 - 1:30 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) A four-year-old boy has been kidnapped from the premises of Delhi's Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital, police said Monday.According to police, Faizan had come to hospital ... Read more...

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Eight Iraqi athletes to go to London


July 15th, 2012 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, July 15 (IANS) A 38 member team, including eight athletes, will represent Iraq at the 2012 London Olympic Games, chef de mission Samir Sadiq al-Musawi said."We have eight athletes, ... Read more...

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Comedian Innocent elected AMMA president for fifth time


June 24th, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, June 24 (IANS) Veteran comedian Innocent made a record when he was elected the president of the AMMA Sunday for the fifth time without any opposition.The main agenda in ... Read more...

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Pakistani varsity students design solar car


June 21st, 2012 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 21 (IANS) Students of physics at a university in Pakistan have designed a solar car and want to introduce the energy-friendly and pollution-free vehicle at the commercial level.Raja ... Read more...

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NATO air strike kills 17 Afghans


June 6th, 2012 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, June 6 (IANS) An air strike by NATO-led forces at a Taliban hideout late Tuesday killed 17 people in Afghanistan, including a militant commander named Qari Sardar, officials ... Read more...

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Taliban strike Kabul, other Afghan targets (Second Lead)


April 15th, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul/Washington, April 15 (IANS) The Taliban Sunday launched a coordinated wave of assaults in Kabul and elsewhere in the country, targeting the embassies of the US, Germany and Russia, ... Read more...

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Pakistani dies of heart attack on plane


April 13th, 2012 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 12 (IANS) A 62-year-old Pakistani suffered a cardiac arrest and died on a London-bound plane.The passenger, Mohammad Sadiq, was travelling on a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight, Online ... Read more...

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Fond memories abound as Zero Bridge dismantled


April 4th, 2012 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 4 (IANS) History flowed down the Jhelum River in this Jammu and Kashmir summer capital WEdnesday as the authorities started dismantling the six-decade-old Zero Bridge - said to ... Read more...

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Taking poetry to India’s young readers - with Kamala Das


April 3rd, 2012 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) Prose has for long edged poetry to the margins of contemporary Indian literature. It is only natural that the new reader is not familiar with ... Read more...

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Karnataka ombudsman raids homes of two IAS officers


December 27th, 2011 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 27 (IANS) Police attached to Karnataka Lokayukta (ombudsman) Tuesday raided residences of two Indian Administrative Service officers and claimed to have found unaccounted wealth amounting to about Rs.58 ... Read more...

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Gunmen kill four during hostage crisis in western Iraq


October 4th, 2011 - 12:14 am ICT by BNO News
RAMADI, IRAQ (BNO NEWS) -- A group of gunmen stormed a police station in western Iraq on Monday morning, taking a number of people hostage and killing several of them before security ... Read more...

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Pakistan Railways estimates Rs.53 bn deficit


August 25th, 2011 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 25 (IANS) Pakistan Railways has estimated that it will suffer a whopping Rs.53 billion deficit for the fiscal year 2011-12.National Assembly's standing committee on railways chairperson Sardar Ayyaz ... Read more...

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Two Delhi schools questioned on turning away girl of 7


June 28th, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) The Delhi High Court has questioned the central government and two city-based Kendriya Vidyalayas (KVs) on a seven-year-old girl's plea challenging the denial of ... Read more...

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Saleh says he is ‘in good health’ after mosque attack


June 4th, 2011 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh said in a televised audio address late Friday night that he was "well and in good health" after being injured ... Read more...

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Yemeni government, armed tribesmen agree on ceasefire


May 29th, 2011 - 9:31 am ICT by IANS
Sana'a, May 29 (IANS) Yemeni government and armed tribesmen, led by the opposition tribal chieftain Sheikh Sadiq al-Ahmar, have reached a temporary truce to end pitched battles in the capital ... Read more...

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Six Kashmiris make it to civil services this year


May 12th, 2011 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 12 (IANS) An year after local boy Shah Faesal topped the coveted civil services examination, six candidates from Jammu and Kashmir have made it to the country's premier ... Read more...

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Four sentenced to death in Bahrain for killing policemen during protests


April 29th, 2011 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Apr 29 (ANI): A Bahrain military court has sentenced four men to death for allegedly killing two policemen in Manama last month.The National Safety Lower Court said that Ali Abdullah Hassan ... Read more...

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OGRA chief joins Pakistan’s bogus degree club


April 17th, 2011 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 17(ANI): Exposing Pakistan's Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority Chairman Tauqir Sadiq's degree as bogus, the Higher Education Commission (HEC) has informed the Islamabad High Court (IHC) that there was no ... Read more...

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Polls will give freedom to Tamil Nadu people: Jayalalithaa


April 6th, 2011 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu), April 6 (IANS) AIADMK general secretary J. Jayalalithaa Wednesday said the April 13 elections is to end the fascist rule in Tamil Nadu and to give freedom ... Read more...

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CBI registers case to probe Batcha’s death


April 5th, 2011 - 9:44 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 5 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) registered a case on Tuesday to probe the mysterious death of former Telecom Minister A Raja's aide Sadiq Batcha.The Supreme Court ... Read more...

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2G scam: CBI custody of company official extended


April 4th, 2011 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) A Delhi court Monday extended by two more days the police custody for Rajiv Aggarwal, director of Kusegaon Fruits and Vegetables Private Limited, for his ... Read more...

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SC asks Govt. to notify CBI probe into Batcha’s death in three days


April 4th, 2011 - 8:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 4 (ANI): The Supreme Court today directed the government to issue within three days a notification for handing to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) the probe the mysterious ... Read more...

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Government asked to notify CBI probe into Batcha’s death


April 4th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday directed the central government to issue a notification for a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the death of ... Read more...

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CBI to probe Sadiq Batcha’s alleged suicide (Lead)


April 1st, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) will probe the death of Sadiq Batcha - an associate of former communications minister A. Raja and an alleged ... Read more...

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CBI to probe Raja associate’s death


April 1st, 2011 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) will investigate the alleged suicide of Sadiq Batcha, a close associate of former telecom minister Andimuthu Raja now ... Read more...

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Batcha autopsy doctor to fight Tamil Nadu poll


March 26th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 26 (IANS) The doctor who conducted an autopsy on the body of Sadiq Batcha, a realtor and associate of former communications minister A. Raja, has filed his nomination ... Read more...

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Batcha’s death due to asphyxia, says doctor


March 17th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Mar 17 (ANI): The doctor, who performed autopsy on the body of Sadiq Batcha, a close associate of former Telecom Minister A Raja, on Thursday said that he died due to ... Read more...

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CBI asked to probe Raja aide’s suicide


March 17th, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Chennai, March 17 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Thursday said it had been asked to probe the suicide by Sadiq Batcha, a close aide of disgraced former ... Read more...

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Sadiq Batcha’s death: Post-mortem report today


March 17th, 2011 - 12:15 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Mar 17 (ANI): The post-mortem report of Sadiq Batcha, a close associate of former Telecom Minister A Raja, will be released today.The Tamil Nadu Government has transferred the case to ... Read more...

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Batcha’s death not a surprise to people knowing DMK’s style of justice: Jayalalithaa


March 16th, 2011 - 10:39 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Mar 16 (ANI): Commenting on the reported suicide of former Telecom Minister Telecom Minister A Raja's aide Sadiq Batcha, All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) supremo J Jayalalithaa on Wednesday ... Read more...

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Key Raja aide found dead, 2G chargesheet on March 31 (Intro Roundup)


March 16th, 2011 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 16 (IANS) Sadiq Batcha, a businessman close to disgraced former communications minister A. Raja, was found hanging at his Chennai home Wednesday afternoon. The police said the exact ... Read more...

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