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Nadal threatens to boycott Madrid Open over playing surface


May 11th, 2012 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, May 11 (IANS) Former world No.1 Rafael Nadal threatened to boycott next year's Mutua Madrid Open if the competition continued to use a blue-coloured clay playing surface.Nadal said ... Read more...

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Shimla’s skating rink closes, signalling season’s end


February 20th, 2012 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Feb 20 (IANS) The fun-filled, exhilarating skating days are over. Though the winter cold lingers on, Asia's oldest natural ice rink here cannot be coaxed into life as the ... Read more...

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Godrej Properties to raise Rs.500-600 crore to reduce debt


February 10th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 10 (IANS) Godrej Properties Ltd, the real estate arm of the Godrej Group, plans to raise Rs.500-600 crore through the institutional placement programme (IPP) soon to reduce its ... Read more...

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Skating season begins in Shimla


December 15th, 2011 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Dec 15 (IANS) It's that time of the year again in Shimla when a red balloon is tethered to the roof of the British-era municipal corporation building. It signals ... Read more...

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Ice skaters warm up to Shimla chill


December 8th, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Dec 8 (IANS) One set of people is quite delighted with the return of an intense cold wave in the picturesque tourist resort - ice skating enthusiasts who ... Read more...

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Gunman kills five, self at US skating rink


July 24th, 2011 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 24 (IANS) A gunman opened fire at a skating rink in Dallas, killing at least five people and injuring four before fatally shooting himself Saturday, police said.A police ... Read more...

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All quiet at Shimla’s ice rink after a busy season


February 10th, 2011 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Shimla, Feb 10 (IANS) Asia's oldest natural ice skating rink in this Himachal Pradesh hill town has gone back to sleep after an excitingly busy season, thanks to the ... Read more...

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At 90, Shimla’s skating rink set for nationals


December 29th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Shimla, Dec 29 (IANS) Ninety years old and still going strong - Asia's only natural ice skating rink is all set to host skaters from across the country for the ... Read more...

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Shimla’s skaters happy as thick ice sheet covers rink


December 2nd, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Dec 2 (IANS) Skaters here are a happy lot as a thick layer of ice enveloped Asia's only natural ice skating rink in this Himachal Pradesh town Thursday, thanks to the ... Read more...

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Vince Neil Has Narrow Chances Of Escape


November 23rd, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The much awaited show, "Skating With The Stars" was premiered yesterday on ABC. It was a great thrill to watch the celebrities performing in the ice ... Read more...

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Rebecca Budig Might Be The Potential Winner Of “Skating With The Stars”


November 23rd, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) No one expected that this "All My Children" star actually had the potential of getting a whopping 45 out of 60 in the premiere episode of ... Read more...

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Get your skates on the ice in Shimla


November 21st, 2010 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Shimla, Nov 21 (IANS) As the chill sets in timely this winter, it brings along with it the sublime promise of fun-filled skating sessions again in Asia's only natural ... Read more...

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Oprah lists Jay-Z’s book, Lululemon as some of her favourite things


November 20th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 20 (ANI): Talk show host Oprah Winfrey has revealed her list of "ultimate favourite things", and it includes Jay-Z's new book 'Decoded', and Lululemon relaxed athletic pants.Winfrey, 56, ... Read more...

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“Pornographic” ads for men’s suit in UK shopping centre spark fury


November 19th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 19 (ANI): A firm dealing in men's suit has landed in hot water after it put up 8ft tall, sexually explicit posters in a shopping centre as part of its ... Read more...

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Ship squeezes under bridge with 1.5 inch margin


November 1st, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 1 (IANS) A cruise liner with the capacity to accommodate 8,300 people passed under a Danish bridge with a gap of just an inch-and-a half between its tip and the ... Read more...

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PVR announces entertainment city in Noida


June 11th, 2010 - 1:19 am ICT by IANS
Noida, June 10 (IANS) Film company PVR Ltd Thursday announced the launch of an entertainment city comprising multi-screen theatres, a bowling alley, a skating rink and food plazas in the national capital's ... Read more...

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Hyderabad gets an eco-friendly ice skating rink


May 31st, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, May 31 (ANI): Hyderabad got its first eco-friendly ice-skating rink with a synthetic surface on Sunday.The rink has been introduced by Sparq Concepts in conjunction with Spanish company, XTRAICE.Spanning an ... Read more...

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‘Anjaana Anjaani’ inspired by ‘Friends’: Siddharth Anand


May 29th, 2010 - 8:48 am ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, May 29 (IANS) Director Siddharth Anand says his new film "Anjaana Anjaani", which stars Ranbir Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra, is inspired by the hit American sitcom "Friends"."I ... Read more...

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Siddharth Anand Speaks For The First Time On Anjaana Anjaani


May 28th, 2010 - 12:35 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 28, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Director Siddharth Anand says that his new film Anjaana Anjaani is inspired by the television series Friends."I remember when I watched "Friends', I wanted ... Read more...

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Sasha Cohen To Appear In Olympics Trial After Four Years


January 20th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sasha Cohen is being touted to make a comeback in the Olympics. She had been absent from the Olympics' skating scene for the last four years. ... Read more...

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Once again, no snow in Shimla on New Year’s Eve


January 1st, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 1 (IANS) The Himachal state capital once again witnessed dry weather on the last day of the year. The lack of snow disappointed thousands of tourists who came here ... Read more...

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Shimla’s ice skating rink back in action


December 28th, 2009 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Dec 28 (IANS) A sudden dip in the night temperature for the past few days has brought cheers to ice skating lovers in this Himachal Pradesh capital. The natural formation of a ... Read more...

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Chill brings good tidings for Shimla ice skating rink


December 11th, 2009 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Shimla, Dec 11 (IANS) A thin layer of ice has formed at Shimla's 90-year-old ice skating rink, bringing the promise of fun-filled skating sessions for professionals and tourists alike - ... Read more...

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Oz desert town soon to have an ice skating rink


August 26th, 2009 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, August 26 (ANI): While the mercury will be topping 40 degrees during the school holidays, kids in a desert town in Australia will be seen wrapping on a scarf and a ... Read more...

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Indian Ice hockey team prepared for IIHF Challenge Cup


February 15th, 2009 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
Ladakh, Feb 15, (ANI): Indian Ice Hockey team is practising very hard in Jammu and Kashmirs Ladakh district for the 2009 International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) Challenge Cup which is scheduled ... Read more...

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India, Kazakhstan racing against time for sporting glory


January 31st, 2009 - 10:25 am ICT by ANI
By Ashok Dixit New Delhi/Almaty, Jan. 31 (ANI): Security concerns notwithstanding, India and Kazakhstan are both racing against time to achieve international sporting glory and recognition over the next two years. While ... Read more...

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Apex court halts parking lot construction at Siri Fort


April 5th, 2008 - 12:20 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday halted the construction of a parking lot at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here, being built as part of plans to upgrade the ... Read more...

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On world tour, Olympic flame arrives in Almaty


April 1st, 2008 - 6:20 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Almaty (Kazakhstan), April 1 (Xinhua) A chartered Air China plane carrying the Beijing Olympic flame arrived Tuesday afternoon at Kazakhstan's largest city of Almaty, the first stop of the global torch relay. ... Read more...

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Tearful Bingle leapt up and down when `Pup Clarke proposed to her


March 31st, 2008 - 7:06 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Mar.31 (ANI): Australian model lara Bingle says that she was in tears and leapt up and down when cricketer boyfriend Michael Pup Clarke presented her with a 200,000 dollar 4.7 ... Read more...

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Kashmiri girls tame Gulmargs snow-covered slopes


February 22nd, 2008 - 4:53 pm ICT by admin
Gulmarg (Jammu and Kashmir), Feb 22 (ANI): Young girls in Kashmir took on the region's snow-blanketed slopes at Gulmarg as they competed in the ongoing National Winter Sports in Kashmir on Thursday. As ... Read more...

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National Winter Games in Gulmarg excite sport enthusiasts


February 21st, 2008 - 5:33 pm ICT by admin
Gulmarg (J-K), Feb 21 (ANI): Ice hockey organized as a part of the Fifth National Winter Games here has enthrals sports enthusiasts. The five-day event that kicked off on February 18 is aimed ... Read more...

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Fifth National Winter Games start in Gulmarg


February 19th, 2008 - 1:20 pm ICT by admin
Gulmarg, Feb 19 (ANI): The Fifth National Winter Games kicked off here with over 500 sportspersons are taking part. The five-day event is also aimed at giving a fillip to tourism in ... Read more...

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Stage set for Fifth National Winter Games in Gulmarg


February 17th, 2008 - 8:41 pm ICT by admin
Gulmarg (Jammu and Kashmir), Feb 17 (ANI): The preparations for the Fifth National Winter Games, starting here from Monday, have been completed by the administration. The State's tourist officials are hopeful that the ... Read more...

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Torch run for fifth National Winter Games takes off from Delhi


February 12th, 2008 - 8:43 pm ICT by admin
New delhi, Feb.12 (ANI): The Fifth National Winter Games to be held at Gulmarg in Kashmir from February 17 was inaugurated with a torch run being flagged off from New Delhi on ... Read more...

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Ice Hockey Championship kicks off in Leh


January 12th, 2008 - 4:12 pm ICT by admin
Leh (Jammu and Kashmir), Jan 12 (ANI): The first 'Chief Executive Councillor Ice Hockey Championship' to popularise the sport in snow-capped areas commenced at the famous Karzoo ice hockey rink in the ... Read more...

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