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Olympic boxing: Mary Kom in semis, ensures medal for India (Lead)


August 6th, 2012 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS) Boxer M.C. Mary Kom ensured another medal for India from the 2012 London Olympics with a convincing 15-6 victory over Tunisian Maroua Rahali in the quarter-finals ... Read more...

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Amid China foray, India to invite South Sudan president


June 3rd, 2012 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) As China steps up its ties with Juba amid its standoff with Khartoum, India is planning to invite South Sudan President Salva Kiir in a ... Read more...

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India seeks security of oil investments in Sudans


May 22nd, 2012 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) With the conflict between Sudan and South Sudan escalating, India has conveyed to the leaderships of both countries the urgent need to resolve all issues ... Read more...

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Xavi, Pique to miss Barca’s Liga game at Rayo


April 29th, 2012 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, April 29 (IANS) Injured Xavi Hernandez and Gerard Pique will miss Barcelona's Spanish Primera Liga football match Sunday night at Rayo Vallecano.Midfielder Xavi is sidelined for around two weeks ... Read more...

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Real Madrid on verge of La Liga triumph


April 27th, 2012 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, April 27 (IANS) Real Madrid could be crowned the Spanish Primera Liga champions if results go their way after the 35th round of matches in Spain this weekend.Last ... Read more...

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Boxer Shiva enters semis of Olympic qualifiers


April 9th, 2012 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Astana (Kazakhstan), April 9 (IANS) Teenage boxer Shiva Thapa humbled Athens Olympics silver medallist Worapoj Petchkoon of Thailand to enter the semifinals of the 56 kg category at the Asian ... Read more...

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Real Madrid face stiff test in Getafe


February 3rd, 2012 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Feb 3 (IANS) Real Madrid make the short trip to Getafe Saturday as they look to maintain their seven-point lead at the top of the Spanish Primera Liga football.Last ... Read more...

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Real defend lead, Barca try to catch up in La Liga


February 2nd, 2012 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Feb 2 (IANS) Real Madrid and FC Barcelona are set to play their Spanish La Liga matches Saturday. Barca have to win their match if they are to a ... Read more...

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India to push Rajiv Gandhi plan for n-free world


August 19th, 2011 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) India is poised to push for universal nuclear disarmament at global fora as a panel, headed by Congress MP Mani Shankar Aiyar, Friday presented ... Read more...

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Non-invasive brain stimulation ‘improves swallowing ability post stroke’


March 25th, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 25 (ANI): In a pilot study, researchers found that stroke patients who received electrical brain stimulation coupled with swallowing exercises showed greater improvement in swallowing ability than patients who did ... Read more...

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Centre to release Telangana report today


January 6th, 2011 - 11:24 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 6 (ANI): Union Home Minister P Chidambaram will meet leaders from Andhra Pradesh today to discuss the findings of the Sri Krishna report on Telangana.The meeting is ... Read more...

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Andhra Chief Minister Kiran Reddy meets Sonia Gandhi


January 5th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 5 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Kiran Kumar Reddy met Congress President Sonia Gandhi for over an hour today and is understood to have discussed the political situation ... Read more...

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Chidambaram says Centre will consult all parties before deciding on Telnagana


December 30th, 2010 - 6:59 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 30 (ANI): Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Thursday said that the Central Government will hold discussions with all political parties before taking an "appropriate" decision on the ... Read more...

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India drub Pakistan to enter Asian Volleyball final


September 19th, 2010 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 19 (IANS) Hosts India carved out an emphatic straight sets win over a lacklustre Pakistan to romp into the finals of the third Asian Senior Men's Volleyball Championships (Central Zone) ... Read more...

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Bihar government staff strike hits flood, drought relief


August 27th, 2010 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Aug 27 (IANS) The functioning of government offices in Bihar has come to a standstill with the indefinite strike of more than 2.5 lakh state non-gazetted employees continuing fifth day Friday. The ... Read more...

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Bihar employees protest over non-implementation of Sixth Pay Commission recommendations


August 23rd, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, Aug 23 (ANI): Bihar Government employees went on an indefinite strike here on Monday over their demand for implementation of Sixth Pay Commission recommendations.The Bihar State Non-Gazetted Employees Federation called the ... Read more...

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Two lakh Bihar government employees on strike


August 23rd, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Aug 23 (IANS) More than two lakh employees of the Bihar government Monday went on an indefinite strike demanding implementation of recommendations of the sixth pay commission in "letter and spirit". The ... Read more...

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Brits neither want Brown nor Tories


March 30th, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.30 (ANI): Almost one in four Labour supporters believe electing Gordon Brown as Prime Minister for another term would be "unthinkable".However, 51 per cent say they personally feel no ... Read more...

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Britain likely to witness hung parliament after elections: Polls


March 21st, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 21 (ANI): Two opinion polls have predicted a hung British Parliament, as the Conservatives are not likely to get an absolute majority in the General Election.According to an ICM survey ... Read more...

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Andhra Speaker accepts resignation of 10 TRS MLAs


February 15th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Feb 15 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Assembly Speaker N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Monday accepted the resignation of 10 Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) MLAs, who had quit in protest against the ... Read more...

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Telangana panel holds its first meeting


February 13th, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) The government-appointed Telangana panel headed by Justice B.N. Srikrishna held its first meeting here Saturday and decided to issue a public notice inviting political parties and ... Read more...

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Telangana Students Joint Action Committee calls for shutdown against Centre’s proposal


February 13th, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Feb 13 (ANI): The Telangana Students Joint Action Committee has called for a shutdown in the Telangana region on Saturday in protest against the seven-point terms of reference announced by ... Read more...

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Pune Police issues prohibitory orders ahead of Valentine’s Day


February 5th, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Pune, Feb 5 (ANI): Ahead of Valentine's Day, Pune Police has issued prohibitory orders, under Section 144 of the IPC till February 15, which prohibits assembly of five or more persons or ... Read more...

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Inter Milan beat Catania to retain Serie A lead


October 25th, 2009 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Oct 25 (DPA) Title holders Inter Milan beat visiting Catania 2-1 to remain atop the Serie A with a two-point lead on Sampdoria. Ghana's Sulley Muntari and Dutchman Wesley Sneijder sealed Inter's ... Read more...

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Inter slow down march towards Serie A title


May 11th, 2009 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, May 11 (DPA) Inter Milan slowed down their march towards a fourth straight Serie A football title Sunday as hosting Chievo levelled goals from Hernan Crespo and Mario Balotelli in ... Read more...

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Reggina still last in Serie A, but in good form


May 3rd, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, May 3 (DPA) Strugglers Reggina improved an uncomfortable position at the bottom of the Italian Serie A through a 2-1 win at Bologna that fuelled their hopes to avoid relegation ... Read more...

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Serie A cut down to size after Champions League debacle


March 13th, 2009 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, March 13 (DPA) The Italian Serie A football tournament continues in a subdued tone this weekend after its three remaining teams were eliminated from the Champions League. As happened last year, three ... Read more...

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Inter Milan, Juventus in need of improvement


March 6th, 2009 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, March 6 (DPA) Mid-week slip-ups in the Italian Cup have marred the run-up to tough Serie A games for leaders Inter Milan and Juventus before they face even harder hurdles in ... Read more...

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Fulham next obstacle in United’s race for quintuple


March 6th, 2009 - 12:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 6 (DPA) Manchester United's quest for an unprecedented quintuple in football takes them to Fulham Saturday for an FA Cup quarter-final. Alex Ferguson's side won the World Club Cup in December, ... Read more...

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Hamilton to drive Massa nuts at Sao Paulo


October 21st, 2008 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 21 (ANI): British Formula One sensation Lewis Hamilton, who is leading the drivers championship, has said that rival Felipe Massa will be more under pressure before his home crowd ... Read more...

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Lewis Hamilton determined not to blow away his title dream again


October 10th, 2008 - 12:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.10 (ANI): Formula One ace Lewis Hamilton has said that he has no intention of blowing away his title dream again.The British ace, 23, has admitted he was not ready ... Read more...

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SPA ratifies 21-point deal, next stop CA


June 25th, 2008 - 10:34 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, June 25 (ANI): Top leaders of the Nepals ruling Seven-Party Alliance (SPA) on Wednesday signed an agreement paper that includes amending the interim constitution among other crucial issues. A SPA meeting ... Read more...

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Adebayor nets hat-trick as Arsenal thrash Derby


April 29th, 2008 - 12:41 pm ICT by admin
DPA London, April 29 (DPA) Emmanuel Adebayor came off the substitutes' bench to score a second-half hat-trick as Arsenal won 6-2 against bottom side Derby County, ensuring they will finish no lower than ... Read more...

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Fiorentina edge 10-man Palermo in Serie A


April 20th, 2008 - 3:12 pm ICT by admin
DPA Milan, April 20 (DPA) Fiorentina secured a 1-0 win in a pulsating home game with 10-man guests Palermo to improve their fourth place in the Italian Serie A. Palermo had an early ... Read more...

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Oliver Kahn to play his last pro match in Kolkata


March 12th, 2008 - 1:52 pm ICT by admin
DPA Munich, March 12 (DPA) Germany's national soccer team goalkeeper Oliver Kahn will end his illustrious professional football career in May in India before being honoured with an official farewell match in his ... Read more...

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