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Olympic: Zakharov breaks Chinese dominance for diving gold


August 8th, 2012 - 4:06 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Ilya Zakharov of Russia took diving gold in the men's three-metre springboard Tuesday, breaking 20 years of Chinese dominance in the event.The 21-year-old had the ... Read more...

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Game not over yet, won’t say anything about Mulayam: Mamata (Lead)


June 16th, 2012 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 15 (IANS) Smarting after Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav's political somersault, Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee Friday remained firm on supporting A.P.J. Abdul Kalam for ... Read more...

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Samajwadi Party does a somersault, backs Pranab (Lead)


June 15th, 2012 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) In less than 48 hours, the Samajwadi Party Friday did a U-turn on its support to Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee as the country's president, ... Read more...

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Andhra ready for CBI probe into Maoist leader’s killing


April 15th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) The Supreme Court was Friday told by the Andhra Pradesh government that it was prepared for a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the ... Read more...

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Abbie Cornish delights all in ‘Sucker Punch’


March 22nd, 2011 - 1:41 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Mar 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Abbie Cornish according to the director of “Sucker Punch” was eager to impress during the filming of the movie.The movie is set to open in cinemas ... Read more...

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Ganguly backtracks on quitting, still game for IPL (Lead)


February 8th, 2011 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 7 (IANS) Hours after announcing he would quit all forms of the game, former Indian cricket captain Sourav Ganguly Monday night did a somersault and said he was game for ... Read more...

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Bieber scraps appearance on German TV variety show after stunt injury


December 6th, 2010 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 6 (ANI): Justin Bieber had to cancel an appearance on a German TV variety show after a contestant was seriously injured while attempting a dangerous stunt.The Canadian pop star took ... Read more...

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CWG Gymnastics: Ashish wins silver (Lead)


October 9th, 2010 - 2:07 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) Ashish Kumar followed up his historic first-ever medal in gymnastics with a silver in the men's vault at the Commonwealth Games here Friday.Ashish, who won a bronze ... Read more...

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The Sania-Shoaib honeymoon is still on (Games Sidelights)


October 8th, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) Sania Mirza and Shoaib Mailk have been married for over six months. But seeing the Indian-Pakistani pair at the Commonwealth Games together clearly shows their honeymoon is ... Read more...

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Mammootty’s Vande Matharam Postpones Release Date


September 14th, 2010 - 9:28 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 14, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Malayalam film's megastar Mammootty starrer big budget movie Vande Matharam has postponed its release date. The movie was set to release on September 10th but now ... Read more...

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Malaysian court declines Hindu widow’s appeal


August 20th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Aug 20 (IANS) A Malaysian court Friday rejected the appeal of a Hindu widow to determine the religious status of her husband who was buried as a Muslim five years ... Read more...

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Baby swimmers have better balance


April 29th, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 29 (ANI): Baby swimmers have better balance and are also better at grasping at things than non-swimmers, a new study has found.This difference persists even when children are five years ... Read more...

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Do babies make for better swimmers?


April 29th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 29 (IANS) Teaching babies to swim turns out to be more than just fun. Baby swimmers have better balance and are also better at grasping things than non-swimmers. This difference ... Read more...

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Congress dares BJP to break alliance with Sena


February 1st, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) The Congress Monday said that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) should sever its alliance with the Shiv Sena "in the interest of accountability" against its partner's ... Read more...

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Working with Darsheel was an amazing experience: ‘Zokkomon’ director


January 29th, 2010 - 9:58 am ICT by IANS
By Robin Bansal New Delhi, Jan 29 (IANS) He had to make faces and do somersaults to entertain Darsheel Safary on the sets of "Zokkomon". Still, director Satyajit Bhatkal says that it ... Read more...

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Qatari driver takes lead in Dakar rally


January 4th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
DPA La Rioja (Argentina), Jan 4 (DPA) Qatari driver Nasser al-Attiyah took the lead in the automotive portion of the Dakar rally Sunday.Al-Attiyah at the wheel of a Volkswagen Touareg was 1:19 minutes ... Read more...

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Mayawati to celebrate birthday as ‘People’s Welfare Day’


December 29th, 2009 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 29 (IANS) In a sudden somersault, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati has decided to alter the motto behind her birthday - from "Fund raising" to "People's Welfare". According to an official ... Read more...

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When Bappa wished ‘All the Best’!


September 7th, 2009 - 6:02 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Trust Ajay Devgan to surprise us with the most unusual antics! If you thought that making the most expensive Bollywood song and performing a somersault in a car for his upcoming film ... Read more...

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Travis Pastrana Looses His Own “Grip”


August 1st, 2009 - 7:08 pm ICT by GD
Travis Pastrana, who is said to be the most electrifying performer in freestyle motocross disappointed the crowd as the biker failed to create an impact thus putting a brake on the audience's ... Read more...

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Mumbai Meri Jaan Director Does a Somersault with John Abraham


July 1st, 2009 - 2:28 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Subhash K JhaAfter making the gritty and glorious Mumbai Meri Jaan you would expect the ultra-shy self-effacing quietly-brilliant Nishikant Kamat to go deeper into the same realistic terrorism territory.But Nishikant ... Read more...

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No objection to forming Telangana state, says Sonia


April 7th, 2009 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 7 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi Tuesday said her party has no objection to carving out a separate state of Telangana, but stopped short of making any commitment on ... Read more...

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Man trapped under sofa for 21/2 days survives by drinking whisky!


January 26th, 2009 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 26 (ANI): A man who was trapped under his sofa for two-and-a-half days survived by sipping on a bottle of whisky.Joe Galliott from Yeovil, Somerset tripped over a phone ... Read more...

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*Right of self determination and ”All Parties Adhoc Committee”*


October 13th, 2008 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
London: What a change? What a U turn? Those who were until recently selling General Musharaf''s four point agenda on Kashmir leading to division of the State of Jammu and Kashmir ... Read more...

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Three films, three shades of terrorism


September 16th, 2008 - 11:52 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 16 (IANS) Three films and three different perspectives on the same theme, last week's releases "Hijack", "A Wednesday" and "Tahaan", were portraits in contrasting shades of identical themes. All three ... Read more...

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Delhi, Hyderabad, Bangalore play host to `Australian Visions festival


March 7th, 2008 - 1:28 pm ICT by admin
By Ashok Dixit New Delhi, Mar.7 (ANI): Taking cultural ties between India and Australia forward, the Directorate of Film Festivals, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, the Australian Film Commission (AFC) and the Australian ... Read more...

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