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Satish-Savera combine top in Spice Cup


September 9th, 2012 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Sep 9 (IANS) Satish Gopalkrishnan and his wife Savera D'Souza from Bangalore staged a remarkable recovery to move from third position overnight to first and win the Mahindra Spice ... Read more...

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Stunning ride by Contador turns Vuelta on its head


September 6th, 2012 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Sep 6 (IANS) Span's Alberto Contador launched an astonishing attack to win the 17th stage of the Vuelta de Espana (Tour of Spain) cycle race and also to replace ... Read more...

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Olympic wrestling: Sushil assures 6th medal for India (Fourth Lead)


August 12th, 2012 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS) Sushil Kumar assured India of a sixth medal at the London Olympics and his second successive at the Games by powering into the men's 66kg ... Read more...

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Olympic wrestling: Sushil Kumar assures sixth medal for India (Third Lead)


August 12th, 2012 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS) Sushil Kumar assured India of a sixth medal at the London Olympics by powering into the men's 66 kg freestyle wrestling final at the ExCel ... Read more...

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Olympic wrestling: Sushil in men’s 66 kg freestyle final (Second Lead)


August 12th, 2012 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS) Sushil Kumar assured himself of a second straight Olympic medal by powering into the men's 66 kg freestyle wrestling final at the London Games here ... Read more...

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Olympic wrestling: Sushil sizzles into semis (Lead)


August 12th, 2012 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS) India's Sushil Kumar muscled his way into the semifinals of the Olympics men' 66 kg freestyle wrestling beating Ikhtiyor Navruzov of Uzbekistan here Sunday.Sushil, bronze ... Read more...

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Olympic decathlon: Eaton grinds out gold for US


August 10th, 2012 - 5:18 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Ashton Eaton of the US toiled to Olympic gold in the men's decathlon Thursday with an overall score of 8,869 points.Eaton led by 151 points ... Read more...

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Ethiopia’s Dibaba retains 10,000m Olympic title


August 4th, 2012 - 7:26 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Ethiopia's Tirunesh Dibaba put in a devastating last lap to retain her Olympic 10,000 meters title in London Friday.Dibaba, the double Olympic gold medalist in ... Read more...

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Britain complains most about ‘The Woman In Black’


July 13th, 2012 - 7:33 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 13 (IANS) Actor Daniel Radcliffe's movie "The Woman In Black" has been the most complained about movie in Britain this year.Censors at the British Board of Film ... Read more...

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Nod for $4.5-bn military acquisitions (Second Lead)


June 22nd, 2012 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) In a major acquisition spree, India's defence ministry Friday approved proposals from the army, navy and the air force for quick reaction air defence missiles, ... Read more...

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Art improves recovery from stroke


March 18th, 2012 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, March 18 (IANS) Patients who appreciate music, painting and theatre have better chances of recovery from stroke than patients who do not, says a new study.Stroke is the third ... Read more...

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Britain loses revenue due to poor online spellings


July 15th, 2011 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
London, July 15 (IANS) Poor spellings in shopping websites is costing Britain millions of pounds in lost revenue, experts have said.Charles Duncombe, director of the Just Say Please group ... Read more...

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Aroor bags Overall honours in K-1000 Rally


December 5th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 5 (IANS) Arjun Rao Aroor (co-driver Satish Rajagopal) of Team MRF finally emerged from the shadows to win his first Overall title in five years as he clinched the honours ... Read more...

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Only pilots’ expertise saved Qantas A380 from disaster following mid-air explosion


December 3rd, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 3 (ANI): Australian investigators have found a faulty oil pipe in the engine of the Qantas A380 plane, which was forced to make an emergency landing in Singapore following an ... Read more...

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Earthquake In Hawaii Did Not Cause Any Civic Damage


November 24th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It started with an initial jolt and then the real treble put Hawaii into turbulence. The earthquake that hit Hawaii at 6:34 PM yesterday, shook the ... Read more...

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Narendran, Sailesh top in National Racing


September 25th, 2010 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 25 (IANS) The wet conditions following heavy showers, caught out most drivers, but S. Narendran (TVS Girling) and Sailesh Bolisetti (RAD Racing) survived to win the opening runs in the ... Read more...

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Omaha Nighthawks Gets A Last Minute 27-26 Win Over Hartford Colonials


September 25th, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Sep 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Friday night, in midst of United Football League-record crowd of 24,000 that cheered loud at Rosenblatt Stadium, the Omaha Nighthawks went for a last minute ... Read more...

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Monaco Grand Prix could be a disaster: Hamilton


May 11th, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 11 (ANI): Formula One ace driver Lewis Hamilton has said that Monaco Grand Prix could be a disaster as back markers will cause a smash on Monte Carlo's steel-lined streets.Hamilton ... Read more...

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Aguilera steps forward for Hatit relief effort


May 10th, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 10 (IANS) Singer Christina Aguilera, ambassador for the UN World Food Programme (WFP), is supporting victims of the Haiti earthquake. "A child dies every six seconds of hunger, which is ... Read more...

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Devan Downey Helps University Of South Carolina Win Game Against Kentucky


January 27th, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The University of South Carolina won the game against the University of Kentucky on Tuesday, Jan 26, 2010, thanks mostly to Devan Downey. The player was ... Read more...

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CRPF pays homage to its martyred soldiers


December 31st, 2009 - 7:11 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Dec 31 (ANI): Top brass of the Central Reserve Police Force on Thursday paid homage to four troops killed in an encounter with militants in Jammu and Kashmir.The four men were ... Read more...

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Nike Womens Marathon 2009: Results


October 19th, 2009 - 6:03 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey San Francisco, Oct 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Nike Women's Marathon 2009 took place on the 18th of October, Sunday. Over 20,000 women took part in the race that was ... Read more...

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Boozy British men last longer in bed


October 16th, 2009 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 16 (IANS) British men appear to have shaken off the 'no sex please' tag at long last, after a study revealed they last longer in bed than others, especially after ... Read more...

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Brit blokes last longer in bed than foreigners


October 16th, 2009 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 16 (ANI): British men last longer in bed than speedy foreigners, a new study has announced.To reach the conclusion, boffins in Holland reviewed the sex performance of nearly 500 men ... Read more...

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Padam second time winner at Himachal mountain biking


October 7th, 2009 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Oct 7 (IANS) Padam Sabenhang of Nepal has won again the fifth edition of one of India's toughest cycle rallies, Hercules Mountain Biking Himachal-2009, an organiser of the rally said Wednesday. "Sabenhang, ... Read more...

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Tour de France Stage 14 Results


July 19th, 2009 - 7:32 pm ICT by GD
Finally the 14th stage of this year's Tour de France has put a new name on the top of the standings although the leaders were still right on course. The stage 14 ... Read more...

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Moderate earthquake hits Himachal Pradesh


July 17th, 2009 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 17 (IANS) An earthquake of moderate intensity jolted the hills of Himachal Pradesh Friday, officials said. "An earthquake of moderate intensity hit some parts of the hill state at 4.37 p.m. ... Read more...

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Aguilera becomes World Hunger Relief organisation’s spokesperson


July 17th, 2009 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 17 (ANI): Christina Aguilera has taken up a new role of the international spokesperson for the World Hunger Relief Organisation.The singer will address the plight of millions of children ... Read more...

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Aguilera is World Hunger Relief spokesperson


July 17th, 2009 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
London, July 16 (IANS) American pop singer Christina Aguilera has been roped in as the international spokesperson for the World Hunger Relief organisation. The 28-year-old, who is a mother of one, has ... Read more...

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Cyclist Brice Feillu Wins The Tour de France 2009, Stage 7


July 11th, 2009 - 6:37 pm ICT by GD
One of the major sports event around the world that is gaining a quite of media attention, is The Tour De France, 2009. Already 6 stages have finished, thus declaring its ... Read more...

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Factory-rolled ciggies ‘better than roll-your-owns’


July 5th, 2009 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, July 5 (ANI): Smoking factory-rolled cigarettes is less harmful than smoking roll-your-owns, suggests a Christchurch-based study.Dr Murray Laugesen, a public health specialist who led the study, after comparing the two types ... Read more...

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Team MRF lead first leg of Coimbatore rally


June 27th, 2009 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Coimbatore, June 27 (IANS) On a day of dramatic turnarounds and retirements, Arjun Rao Aroor (co-driver Satish Rajagopal) of Team MRF, driving a Mitsubishi Cedia (N+ class) emerged overall leader at ... Read more...

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Search for plane and cause of Air France crash intensify (Lead)


June 5th, 2009 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo/Paris, June 4 (DPA) As search intensified Thursday for an explanation of why an Air France jetliner with 228 people aboard plunged into the Atlantic Ocean, searchers began plucking fragments of ... Read more...

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Spanish pilot saw white flash when French plane went missing


June 4th, 2009 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, June 4 (DPA) A pilot of the Spanish airline Air Comet covering the route between Lima and Madrid saw a white flash in the area where the Air France plane went ... Read more...

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Keanu Reeves’ accuser breaks down while testifying


October 30th, 2008 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 30 (IANS) Photographer Alison Silva, who has sued Hollywood star Keanu Reeves for hitting him with his car when he tried to escape being photographed, broke down while testifying ... Read more...

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