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Sensex slips after RBI policy action, trading 70 points down


July 31st, 2012 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 31 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Tuesday was trading 70 points down in afternoon trade, losing early gains after the Reserve Bank left key ... Read more...

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Grenade attack on Karachi departmental store


July 29th, 2012 - 6:55 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 29 (IANS) At least one person was injured when motorcycle-borne attackers lobbed a hand grenade attack at an international departmental store in Pakistan's port city of Karachi, Geo ... Read more...

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Rupee in free fall, slips below 57 against dollar


June 22nd, 2012 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 22 (IANS) The Indian rupee hit a record low for the second consecutive day Friday and slumped below the psychological resistance level of 57 against a dollar for ... Read more...

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80 percent turnout in Andhra by-polls (Night Lead)


June 12th, 2012 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 12 (IANS) An average of 80 percent voters cast their ballots Tuesday in by-elections held amid tight security in the Nellore Lok Sabha and 18 assembly constituencies ... Read more...

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Tata Steel Q4 net slips about 90 percent


May 18th, 2012 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 18 (IANS) Tata Steel, India's largest private sector steel major, Friday reported a 89.64 percent slide in its consolidated net profit at Rs.4.33 billion for the quarter ending ... Read more...

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Average voting in initial hours of Delhi civic polls (Second Lead)


April 15th, 2012 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) Around 12 to 15 percent voters turned up to exercise their franchise in the first three hours of polls to the trifurcated Municipal Corporation ... Read more...

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Bayern Munich reduces Dortmund’s lead


April 1st, 2012 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, April 1 (IANS) Bayern Munich narrowed the gap with league leaders Borussia Dortmund in the Bundesliga following a 1-0 victory over Nuremberg.In the southern derby, the Jupp Heynckes ... Read more...

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I must improve my batting, says Sehwag


February 21st, 2012 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Brisbane, Feb 21 (IANS) Stand-in Indian captain Virender Sehwag lamented his own batting performance Tuesday after his side slumped to their second successive defeat in the One-day International tri-series ... Read more...

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Tendulkar likely to go for MRI scan


February 20th, 2012 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Brisbane, Feb 20 (IANS) Sachin Tendulkar is likely to go for a MRI scan after he was hit on the head by a Brett Lee bouncer during the India-Australia ... Read more...

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Inflation in January slips to 6.55 percent


February 14th, 2012 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) India's annual inflation slipped to 6.55 percent in January, lower than what was expected and at its slowest in 26 months, bringing relief to the ... Read more...

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Election Commission is winner in Punjab polls (Punjab Newsletter)


February 4th, 2012 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 4 (IANS) Political parties in Punjab may have to wait for the outcome, but the assembly polls have already produced one sure winner - the Election Commission (EC).The ... Read more...

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Congress candidate booked in Punjab


January 26th, 2012 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 26 (IANS) The authorities in Punjab Thursday registered a case against the Congress candidate from the Jalandhar central assembly seat on charges of distributing free liquor among voters."Rajinder ... Read more...

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Sensex slips in morning trade


January 6th, 2012 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 6 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities Friday slipped in morning trade with selling seen in capital goods, metals and auto scrips.The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) ... Read more...

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Tendulkar, Dravid hit half-centuries to lift India (Roundup)


December 27th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 27 (IANS) The fond hopes of Sachin Tendulkar's 100th international century were rudely cut short minutes before close of play on the second day of the first ... Read more...

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Sensex slips into red in choppy trade


December 27th, 2011 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 27 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities slipped into the red in choppy trade Tuesday afternoon as most of the investors turned wary about building positions ... Read more...

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Cologne, Bremen celebrate goal festival at Bundesliga


December 11th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Dec 11 (IANS) Bottom team Augsburg shocked third positioned Monchengladbach 1-0, Cologne humiliated Freiburg 4-0 and Bremen crushed Wolfsburg 4-1 in the Bundesliga football.Last positioned Augsburg surprised Monchengladbach Saturday ... Read more...

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US defence chief slips, calls India a ‘threat’


November 18th, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 18 (IANS) In an apparent slip, US Defense Secretary Leon Panetta seemed to bracket China and India as "threats" but the Pentagon quickly moved to correct the ... Read more...

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Graphite India’s Q2 net slips 14.9 percent


November 14th, 2011 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 14 (IANS) Graphite India Limited (GIL), India's largest graphite electrode producer, Monday reported a 14.9 percent decline in its standalone net profit at Rs.42 crore in the quarters ... Read more...

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Model slips at Vineet Bahl’s show


October 12th, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) "What's a fashion show without little goof-ups", asks designer Vineet Bahl, during whose show Wednesday model Tinu Verghis fell while sashaying down the ramp on ... Read more...

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Sensex slips in early trade


September 29th, 2011 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 29 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities Thursday fell in morning trade and was ruling 118 points lower minutes after opening bell.The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) ... Read more...

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Flintoff slams India’s lacklustre attitude


August 19th, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 19 (IANS) Former England skipper Andrew Flintoff slammed India's lacklustre approach to the ongoing cricket Test series and said the hosts looked far more a "professional side" even ... Read more...

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I am there if needed, Ponting tells Clarke


August 5th, 2011 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 5 (IANS) Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting doesn't want to give any unsolicited advice to his teammates, but said if the boys, including his successor Michael Clarke, need ... Read more...

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Laxman’s half-century takes India to 117/2 (Lunch report)


July 30th, 2011 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Nottingham, July 30 (IANS) A strokeful half-century by V.V.S. Laxman took India to 117 for two at lunch in reply to England's first innings 221 runs on the second ... Read more...

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Rihanna slips on stage


June 26th, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 26 (IANS) Singer Rihanna was left embarrassed after she slipped and fell during a concert.The singer was performing in front of more than 16,000 fans in Edmonton ... Read more...

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West Indies score 214/9, Harbhajan takes three wickets (Lead)


June 7th, 2011 - 12:56 am ICT by IANS
Port Of Spain, June 6 (IANS) India put up a disciplined bowling performance to restrict the West Indies to 214 for nine in the first One-day International here Monday.Harbhajan ... Read more...

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India’s annual inflation slips to 8.66 percent in April


May 16th, 2011 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) India's annual rate of inflation slipped a tad to 8.66 percent in April, compared to 9.04 percent recorded in the previous month, according to official ... Read more...

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Sensex slips from day’s highs to close 286 points up (Second Lead)


May 6th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 6 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets Friday slipped from its intra-day highs to close 286 points up. Broader indices too managed moderate gains.The 30-scrip ... Read more...

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BJP pulls up Congress for insulting PAC chief


April 28th, 2011 - 10:26 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 28 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) criticized the ruling Congress Party on Thursday for accusing Parliament's Public Accounts Committee (PAC) chief Murli Manohar Joshi of having 'malafide ... Read more...

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Sohail blames Afridi’s ‘defensive captaincy’ for Pak’s World Cup semi-final loss


April 1st, 2011 - 11:50 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 1(ANI): Former Pakistan captain Aamir Sohail has blamed Shahid Afridi's 'defensive captaincy' for the national cricket team's World Cup semi-final defeat against India.Chasing a modest total of 261 runs, ... Read more...

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LiLo’s ‘$2,500 necklace stealing’ surveillance video hits the web


March 8th, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 08 (ANI): A surveillance video apparently showing Lindsay Lohan stealing a 2,500-dollar necklace from a jewelry store has hit the web.In the security tape, posted by Entertainment Tonight, the ... Read more...

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Assembly elections process hots up in West Bengal


March 8th, 2011 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 7 (IANS) Deputy Election Commissioner Vinod Kumar Zutshi Monday met senior officials of four districts here to brief them about Election Commission guidelines for conducting free and fair ... Read more...

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I will hit Wladimir Klitschko in ring to make Vitali come out and fight: Haye


March 7th, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 7 (ANI): WBA world heavyweight champ David Haye has said that he would give Wladimir Klitschko a good slap in ring so that it will tempt his big brother Vitali ... Read more...

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Sensex slips in red; L&T;, Maruti Suzuki fall (Lead)


March 4th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 4 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets closed in the red Friday as some investors booked profit taking advantage of a post-budget rally.The 30-share sensitive ... Read more...

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Four bookies held in Chhattisgarh


March 4th, 2011 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, March 4 (IANS) Four bookies were arrested during a raid here while betting at least Rs.10 million on a cricket World Cup match, police said Friday."Four punters were arrested ... Read more...

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UAE prisoners awarded for memorising Quran


February 18th, 2011 - 9:31 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Feb 18 (IANS/WAM) A number of prisoners in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) who memorised the Quran while spending time behind bars have been awarded by the government.The Dubai International Holy ... Read more...

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