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Hei survives a scare in Indian Open junior squash


August 30th, 2012 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 30 (IANS) Top seed Yuen Tsun Hei (Hong Kong) survived a scare as he came back from 0-2 down to beat Madhav Dhingra 3-2 and enter the final ... Read more...

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Kerala to foot ailing actor Thilakan’s medical bills


August 26th, 2012 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 26 (IANS) Kerala will take care of the medical bills of veteran Malayalam actor Thilakan, 74, who in a critical condition after suffering two heart attacks, Health Minister ... Read more...

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Kerala nurses end strike (Lead)


August 17th, 2012 - 1:28 am ICT by IANS
Kochi, Aug 16 (IANS) The striking nurses, including those who threatened to make a suicidal jump from the terrace of a Kerala hospital, called off their protests after their demands ... Read more...

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Nurses refuse to come down from Kerala hospital terrace


August 16th, 2012 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Aug 16 (IANS) The three nurses, who threatened to make a suicidal jump from the terrace of a Kerala hospital Wednesday if their demand of permanent employment is not ... Read more...

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Steps taken to tackle spread of fever in Kerala: Chandy


June 21st, 2012 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 21 (IANS) With Kerala assembly Speaker G. Karthikeyan too down with fever, which seems to be assuming gigantic proportions, the government has moved to ensure more than adequate ... Read more...

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Opposition demands action as waste-caused fever grips Kerala


June 11th, 2012 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 11 (IANS) The Opposition walked out of the state assembly here Monday, alleging the state government's inaction on tackling diverse diseases like dengue, H1N1, malaria and jaundice across ... Read more...

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Chandy inducts two new ministers, shuffles portfolios (Lead)


April 12th, 2012 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, April 12 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy Thursday added two more ministers to his cabinet, taking the total strength to 21, and shuffled some key portfolios, including home.The ... Read more...

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Lakhs witness ‘celestial light’ on Sabarimala horizon (Lead)


January 15th, 2012 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Sabarimala (Kerala), Jan 15 (IANS) A year after over 100 people died in a stampede after witnessing the 'celestial light' on Makar Sankranti day, the ritual of 'Makarajyothi' passed off ... Read more...

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Pilgrims gather for Sabarimala ‘celestial light’, year after tragedy


January 15th, 2012 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
Sabarimala, Jan 15 (IANS) A year after over 100 people died in a stampede after witnessing the Makara Jyothi, pilgrims in large numbers were stationed in and around Kerala's Sabarimala ... Read more...

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Kerala gears up for Sabarimala ritual


January 5th, 2012 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Sabarimala (Kerala), Jan 5 (IANS) The Kerala government Thursday said it was making elaborate arrangements for the 'Makar Jyothi' day of the Sabarimala temple pilgrimage, during which last year over ... Read more...

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Heavy rains leave four dead in Thiruvananthapuram


December 31st, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 31 (IANS) Heavy rains and floods here Saturday have left four people dead and one missing in the aftermath of cyclone Thane which hit the Tamil Nadu coast ... Read more...

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Sabarimala pilgrimage begins


November 17th, 2011 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
Sabarimala, Nov 17 (IANS) The Sabarimala pilgrimage in Kerala, during which over 100 pilgrims were killed in a stampede early this year, began early Thursday morning as the sanctum sanctorum ... Read more...

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Sabarimala: Kerala would rather be safe than sorry


November 15th, 2011 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
Sabarimala (Kerala), Nov 15 (IANS) Haunted by last season's tragedy which left over 100 pilgrims dead in a stampede, a cautious Kerala government has come up with a new footpath, ... Read more...

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Suman powers SBI into final of BCCI Corporate Cricket


September 5th, 2011 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 5 (IANS) An all-round display by opener Tirumalasetti Suman (109 and 3/37) powered State Bank of India, Hyderabad, to a 108-run win over Comptroller and Auditor General ... Read more...

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Kerala to get first tribal minister, Karunakaran’s son misses out


May 21st, 2011 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 21 (IANS) Congress legislator P.K.Jayalekshmi will be Kerala's first-ever minister from the tribal community while the late Congress leader K.Karunakaran's son, K. Muraleedharan, has been left out ... Read more...

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Kerala may get a tribal woman minister


May 19th, 2011 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 18 (IANS) Kerala will get its first tribal minister, a woman, if Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, who is leaving for New Delhi Thursday, gets the high command's ... Read more...

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Violence in Kerala as poll campaign ends


April 11th, 2011 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, April 11 (IANS) The last day of the poll campaign in Kerala Monday saw violence and skirmishes at few places in which a state minister was also injured, ... Read more...

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Malaysian Hindu festival gets Buddhist touch


January 20th, 2011 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
George Town (Malaysia), Jan 20 (IANS) Two Malaysian Indian brothers celebrating the Thaipusam festival of the Tamil Hindus carried idols of Buddhist deity Kuan Yin after their ailing mother recovered.G. Asokumar, 31, ... Read more...

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Malay-Indians begin silver chariot procession


January 19th, 2011 - 7:00 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 19 (ANI): The Malay-Indians have begun their 12-hour silver chariot procession bearing Lord Subramaniam's idol from the Sri Maha Mariamman temple last night.The Star quoted Batu Caves Sri Subramaniam ... Read more...

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Singam’ Gets Kannada Makeover: Kempe Gowda!


January 11th, 2011 - 5:29 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
, which had Surya Sivakumar and Anushka Shetty as the lead couple, is all set for a Kannada makeover. It’s not going to be one of those silly controversial copies as ... Read more...

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Intel launches second generation core processors


January 6th, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) World's leading chip manufacturer Intel Thursday launched second generation intel core processors with built-in visual capabilities to deliver superior audio-visual experience, faster downloading ability and improved battery ... Read more...

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Malay-Indian NGOs send memorandum to PM highlighting problems


December 31st, 2010 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Dec 31 (ANI): A number of Indian non-governmental organisations (NGOs) have reportedly sent two memoranda to Malaysian Special Implementation Task Force for Indians to highlight their problems to the Prime ... Read more...

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Malaysian Indian businesses facing closure in absence of adequate foreign skilled workers


October 4th, 2010 - 6:26 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Oct 4 (ANI): The Malaysian Indian Business Association has urged the government look into the problem of staff shortages and allow more foreign skilled workers to be a part of ... Read more...

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Rajnikanth’s daughter Soundarya marries industrialist


September 3rd, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 3 (IANS) Tamil movie super star Rajnikanth's second daughter Soundarya tied the knot with industrialist Ashwin Ramkumar here Friday. The wedding was attended by prominent personalities from the movie ... Read more...

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Mukesh Babu Turns Police Officer Again For New Film Kutty Bhootham


August 13th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 13, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Malayalam actor turned producer Mukesh Babu will don the role of a police officer once again for his latest movie Kutty Bhootham. The actor will play ... Read more...

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Akhil’s ‘Karuppar Nagaram’ Takes Off


June 10th, 2010 - 12:28 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 10, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Actor Akhil is in the seventh heaven! He is feeling great about being a part of the musical album shot for "Tamizh Semmozhi Maanadu'. Academy award ... Read more...

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Linguswamy surprised with the success of Paiyya


April 20th, 2010 - 9:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 20, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Linguswamy, the director of Paiyaa is all smiles. And he has reason enough for the same. The director is extremely happy with the success of ... Read more...

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Allow businesses to directly hire foreign workers: Malaysian Indian Business Association


March 24th, 2010 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
Johor Baru, Mar. 24 (ANI): The Malaysian Indian Business Association (MIBA) has urged the Malaysian Government to liberalise the recruitment of foreign workers by allowing small-medium industries to hire them directly.MIBA President ... Read more...

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Huge demand for Indian tailors in Malaysia


February 16th, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Johor Baru (Malaysia), Feb.16 (ANI): There is a shortage of Indian tailors in Malaysia's Johor Baru state.According to The Star, some 2,000 traditional Indian tailoring shops are appealing to the Malaysian Government ... Read more...

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1.7 million throng Hindu shrine in Malaysia


February 1st, 2010 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Feb 1 (IANS) Over 1.7 million Hindu devotees Monday thronged Lord Subramaniam's temple at the Batu Caves near the national capital to celebrate the annual Thaipusam festival. Crowds of devotees and ... Read more...

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Sarath top among bikers in Sports Endurance festival


January 17th, 2010 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Coimbatore, Jan 17 (IANS) S. Sarath Kumar of Ten10 Racing held off a stiff challenge from TV Racing riders T.K. Viswanath and Harry Sylvester to win the inaugural Meco Motor Sport Endurace ... Read more...

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Hindu temple faces demolition in Malaysia


December 11th, 2009 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Dec. 11 (ANI): A Hindu temple in Malaysia's Perak state will decide in a week whether or not it will vacate the temple premises, as per the district council's order.Meanwhile, ... Read more...

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‘Pookadai Ravi’ lands in a soup


December 9th, 2009 - 2:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Post-"Anjathey', actor Narain had no releases in Tamil, as he started shooting for "Pookadai Ravi' nearly a year before. The film "Pookadai Ravi' is produced by Radhika Sarath Kumar of Radaan ... Read more...

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TN Government orders inquiry into “world record breast cancer operations”


August 28th, 2009 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
Madurai, Aug 28 (ANI): Tamil Nadu State Health Department has ordered an inquiry into claims of doctors of the Rajaji Government Hospital on performing 14 breast cancer surgeries in three and half ... Read more...

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Centuries galore in Buchi Babu cricket tournament


August 19th, 2009 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 19 (IANS) With the rains letting up, it poured runs on the opening day of the second round league matches of the All-India Buchi Babu cricket tournament here Wednesday. Sahil Kukreja ... Read more...

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