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Hamilton glides to Monza victory


September 9th, 2012 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Monza, Sep 9 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Lewis Hamilton won the Italian Grand Prix Sunday to take second place in the Formula One driver's world championship behind leader Fernando Alonso.It was the ... Read more...

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Karnataka lags behind in attracting FDI: Assocham


August 28th, 2012 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 28 (IANS) Karnataka lagged behind Odisha, Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat and Chhattisgarh in attracting foreign direct investment (FDI) during fiscal 2011-12, accounting for mere eight percent of the total ... Read more...

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U-19 World Cup: Sri Lanka beat Afghanistan, win Plate Championship


August 24th, 2012 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Brisbane, Aug 24 (IANS) Sri Lanka defeated Afghanistan by seven wickets to win the Plate Championship final of the Under-19 Cricket World Cup at the Allan Border Field here Friday. ... Read more...

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Pamela Anderson on brief celibacy


August 10th, 2012 - 3:25 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 10 (IANS) Former "Baywatch" star Pamela Anderson is taking a vow of celibacy, but only till as long as she lasts on reality show "Dancing With ... Read more...

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Robin Dutt to take over as sports director of German football (Lead)


July 24th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Indian-origin football manager Robin Dutt will be taking over as the sports director of the German football federation (DFB).Dutt's father Sabyasachi told IANS in ... Read more...

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Force India optimistic about chances in Hungarian GP


July 24th, 2012 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Budapest, July 24 (IANS) Sahara Force India is optimistic about the rest of the Formula One season at the halfway mark and wants to strengthen their position in the championship ... Read more...

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Robin Dutt appointed sports director of German football federation


July 24th, 2012 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Indian-origin football manager Robin Dutt, a former Bayern Leverkusen manager, has been appointed as the sports director of the German football federation (DFB).Dutt's father ... Read more...

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Sangakkara reclaims top spot in Test rankings


July 5th, 2012 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, July 5 (IANS) Sri Lanka's Kumar Sangakkara has reclaimed the No.1 batting spot from the West Indies' Shivnarine Chanderpaul in the International Cricket Council (ICC) Test Rankings.Sangakkara struck ... Read more...

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Motorsport: Karun, team finish sixth at Le Mans


June 17th, 2012 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
Le Mans (France), June 17 (IANS) Karun Chandhok created history by becoming the first Indian to finish the historic Le Mans 24 Hours race as his JRM Team crossed the ... Read more...

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German side Stuttgart signs midfielder Tunay Torun


June 7th, 2012 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, June 7 (IANS) Turkish international Tunay Torun joined German team Stuttgart in a deal that will keep the footballer in Germany till 2015, the club confirmed.The former Berlin midfielder ... Read more...

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Feyenoord secure a Champions League prelim’s ticket


May 7th, 2012 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
The Hague, May 7 (IANS) Feyenoord finished second in the Dutch football Eredivisie and qualified for the preliminary round of the Champions League next season.In the 34th and the final ... Read more...

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Inter beat Chievo to end winless streak


March 10th, 2012 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, March 10 (IANS) Inter Milan scored two late goals to beat Chievo in the Italian Serie A and ended their dismal run of seven straight losses and one draw.With ... Read more...

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Louise Khurshid slips to sixth position in Farrukhabad


March 6th, 2012 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 6 (IANS) In what could be a major upset for the Congress, Louise Khurshid, wife of union Law Minister Salman Khurshid, was trailing in the sixth position ... Read more...

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Pakistani minister criticises corruption survey


December 30th, 2011 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Islambad, Dec 30 (IANS) Interior Minister Rehman Malik has criticised Transparency International Pakistan's (TIP) corruption survey that showed the armed forces being amongst the least corrupt while police and land ... Read more...

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Corruption survey: Pakistan military included for first time


December 29th, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 29 (IANS) Transparency International Pakistan (TIP) has included the military for the first time in a survey that shows the defence being amongst the least corrupt while police ... Read more...

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Dortmund defeat Freiburg, Nuremberg stun Leverkusen in Bundesliga


December 18th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Dec 18 (IANS) Defending champions Borussia Dortmund crushed bottom of the table team Freiburg 4-1 thanks to striker Robert Lewandowski's brace and took their undefeated streak to 11 games ... Read more...

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LSU tops BCS rankings


December 5th, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Dec 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) LSU continue to lead the BCS rankings. Sanford Cardinal continued to hold on to their position at the fourth place with Alabama tightening their grip on ... Read more...

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Leverkusen cruise to victory against Hoffenheim in Bundesliga


December 3rd, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Dec 3 (IANS) Bayern Leverkusen sealed three points and consolidated their sixth position in the Bundesliga as they defeated TSG Hoffenheim 2-0 at the Bay Arena.Leverkusen quickly got into ... Read more...

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LSU tops the BCS rankings


November 28th, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Nov 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The complexity of the BCS rankings saw the Stanford Cardinal moving to the fourth position when they figured a win was taking them to No. 5. ... Read more...

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Mainz shock Stuttgart 3-1 in Bundesliga


November 5th, 2011 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Nov 5 (IANS) Struggling Bundesliga football club Mainz showed a vital sign of improvement when they swept Stuttgart 3-1 courtesy a brace by striker Anthony Ujah.After nine winless matches ... Read more...

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UB Group sells stake in F1 team to Sahara


October 12th, 2011 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Vijay Mallya-led UB Group Wednesday sold a stake of 42.5 percent in its Formula 1 team Force India to Subroto Roy-led Sahara Group, which will ... Read more...

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India have good chance of going past England in ODI rankings


October 12th, 2011 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Oct 12 (IANS) India will get the opportunity to surpass England in the International Cricket Council (ICC) One-day rankings when they face each other in the five-match series ... Read more...

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Top 10 finishes for Vishnu, Avdumber in Polo Cup China


October 3rd, 2011 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Oct 3 (IANS) JK Tyre Volkswagen Polo R Cup drivers from India, Avdumber Hede and Vishnu Prasad, put up a good show this weekend in the Polo Cup China ... Read more...

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Dhoni sixth in ODI rankings after prolific series in England


September 18th, 2011 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Sep 18 (IANS) Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has moved up to the sixth place in the International Cricket Council's rankings for ODI batsmen after producing a 'player ... Read more...

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Somdev, Sania climb in rankings


August 15th, 2011 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) India's Somdev Devvarman and Sania Mirza moved up in the latest Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) and Women's Tennis Association (WTA) singles rankings released ... Read more...

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Polo Cup: Vishnu Prasad extends lead with Round 2 win


July 17th, 2011 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Coimbatore, July 17 (IANS) Chennai's Vishnu Prasad's domination in the Volkswagen Polo Cup racing series continued as he came from behind to win the second race of Round 2 at ... Read more...

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Bridgetown stars Laxman, Sharma break into top-10 of ICC rankings


July 3rd, 2011 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, July 3 (IANS) India's veteran batsman V.V.S. Laxman and speedster Ishant Sharma Sunday broke into the top-10 of the world rankings following their stellar performances in the drawn ... Read more...

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Sreesanth should be left to express himself: Mahela


May 3rd, 2011 - 2:27 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) S. Sreesanth is known for his aggressive on-field approach and Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni at times has found it difficult to handle the temperamental ... Read more...

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Foo Fighters’ “Wasting Light” tops the charts


April 21st, 2011 - 2:23 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, April 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Foo Fighters song “Wasting Light” has seen some strong sales in its first week. The album climbed to the top of the Billboard 200 albums chart ... Read more...

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Saina top seed in India Super Series badminton


April 9th, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) India's Saina Nehwal and Malaysian Lee Chong Wei have got the top seeding in women's and men's singles draws of the Yonex Sunrise India Super ... Read more...

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Gaga’s song on top slot for four weeks


March 11th, 2011 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 11 (IANS) Lady Gaga's "Born This Way" continues to be number one for the fourth consecutive week on the Billboard Hot 100.The top 10 remains fairly ... Read more...

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One of America’s most romantic cities - Reno, Nevada


February 11th, 2011 - 8:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Reno, Feb 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Redbox video rentals has come out with its ranking of the most romantic cities in the United States based on the number of romantic movies that were ... Read more...

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Kim Kardashian Fails To Help Piers Morgan With His Ratings On CNN Show


January 31st, 2011 - 8:38 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The anticipation regarding last Thursday's episode of CNN's 'Piers Morgan Tonight' was running quite high among the ardent followers of the Kardashian sisters as Kim and ... Read more...

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‘The Green Hornet’ Occupies The Primary Spot In The Box Office Weekend Of Martin Luther …


January 17th, 2011 - 9:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
has magnetized a projected $34 million in its primary weekend. These estimations were strengthened by more costly 3-D screenings, which answered for almost 70% of the film's gross. This weekend, ... Read more...

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Tendulkar moves to second spot in Test rankings


December 21st, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Dec 21 (IANS) After scoring his record 50th Test ton against South Africa, India's batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar moved to the second spot in Tests batting rankings and has closed ... Read more...

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