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India A-West Indies share one-day series


July 2nd, 2012 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
St.George's (Grenada), July 2 (IANS/CMC) Rain has washed out the third and final one-dayer between West Indies A and India A at the National Stadium here Sunday.Overnight and early morning rain ... Read more...

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India A hammer West Indies A to level series at 1-1


June 30th, 2012 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
St. George's (Grenada), June 30 (IANS/CMC) Maharashtra left-arm spinner Akshay Darekar took a four-wicket haul to help India A beat the West Indies A by 108 runs in the second one-day ... Read more...

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SC declines plea on Tamil Nadu government’s secretariat (Lead)


June 20th, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday declined a plea for directing the Madras High Court not to hear a petition challenging the shifting of the Tamil Nadu ... Read more...

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Human foot and hand mailed to Vancouver schools


June 6th, 2012 - 8:52 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Vancouver, June 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Packages containing human foot and hands were mailed to schools in Vancouver. Police officials are investigating the case and they are yet to ascertain whether these packages ... Read more...

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Human remains found in packages mailed to Canada schools


June 6th, 2012 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Vancouver, June 6 (IANS) Human remains were discovered in separate packages mailed to two schools in this Canadian city Tuesday afternoon, police said.It remains unclear if the packages are related ... Read more...

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Pitt parties hard at Cannes sans Jolie


May 25th, 2012 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Cannes, May 25 (IANS) Actor Brad Pitt made the most of his time at the 65th Cannes International Film Festival, by throwing a mostly-men party while his fiance Angelina ... Read more...

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Court stays new Tamil Nadu assembly complex’s conversion


January 20th, 2012 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 20 (IANS) The Madras High Court Friday stayed the Tamil Nadu government's decision to convert the new assembly complex into a multi-speciality hospital.Hearing a public interest litigation filed ... Read more...

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AIADMK will decide next PM candidate, says Jayalalithaa (Lead)


December 31st, 2011 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 30 (IANS) AIADMK general secretary and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Friday declared that the party will be in a position to decide the next prime ... Read more...

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AIADMK will decide next PM candidate, says Jayalalithaa


December 30th, 2011 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 30 (IANS) AIADMK general secretary and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Friday declared that the party will be in a position to decide the next prime ministerial ... Read more...

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AIADMK general council meet Friday


December 29th, 2011 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 29 (IANS) The AIADMK's general council and executive committee meeting will be held on the outskirts of the city Friday, a party official said."The meeting will be held ... Read more...

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Once Madras, Chennai turns 372


August 22nd, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 22 (IANS) It was on this day in 1639 that British administrator Francis Day along with his superior Andrew Cogan struck a deal with the Vijayanagar Empire to ... Read more...

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New secretariat in Chennai to be made a hospital


August 19th, 2011 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 19 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J.Jayalalithaa Friday announced the new complex built by the DMK government to house the assembly and the secretariat, will be converted into ... Read more...

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Hasan Ali’s bail plea hearing adjourned till June 17


June 7th, 2011 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 7 (IANS) A Mumbai sessions court Tuesday adjourned the hearing on the bail plea of alleged money launderer and tax evader Hasan Ali Khan till June 17, a ... Read more...

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Shilpa Shetty’s estate taken over by squatter gang


May 28th, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 28 (IANS) A private estate in Britain that is home to a host of celebrities - including Bollywood star Shilpa Shetty - is reportedly being taken over ... Read more...

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First session of Tamil Nadu assembly May 23


May 19th, 2011 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 19 (IANS) The first session of the 14th Tamil Nadu assembly will be held May 23 with the newly-elected legislators taking their oath, an official said here Thursday.Assembly ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa to stake claim to form government Sunday (Second Lead)


May 14th, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 14 (IANS) AIADMK chief J. Jayalalithaa will meet Tamil Nadu Governor Surjit Singh Barnala Sunday to stake her claim to form the government in the state for a ... Read more...

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Where will be the seat of power in Tamil Nadu?


May 13th, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 13 (IANS) With the AIADMK's J. Jayalalithaa set to become Tamil Nadu's chief minister for a third time, it will be interesting to see where will she start ... Read more...

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DMK government destroying important files: AIADMK


April 25th, 2011 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 24 (IANS) Tamil Nadu's opposition AIADMK Sunday charged the ruling DMK government with destroying important files in the guise of shifting various departments from Fort St. George to ... Read more...

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Sangakkara, Jayawardene complete 9,000 ODI runs (Lead)


March 19th, 2011 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 19 (IANS) Sri Lankan captain Kumar Sangakkara and teammate Mahela Jayawardene crossed the 9,000-run milestone in One-day Internationals (ODI) in their team's biggest World Cup win over ... Read more...

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Sangakkara, Jayawardene complete 9,000 ODI runs in Sri Lanka’s biggest WC win over Kiwis


March 19th, 2011 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 19 (IANS) Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara and teammate Mahela Jayawardene crossed the 9,000-run milestone in One-day Internationals (ODI) in their team's biggest World Cup win over ... Read more...

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Stem cells help women regrow breasts after surgery


February 20th, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 20 (ANI): A new technique, which uses stem cells, could help women regrow their breasts after cancer surgery.Experts in the UK and Melbourne University in Australia say that the new ... Read more...

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Kohli, Yuvraj record best ever figures in Port Elizabeth (Match highlights)


January 22nd, 2011 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Port Elizabeth, Jan 22 (IANS) Virat Kohli and Yuvraj Singh produced the best ever batting and bowling figures by an Indian at St. George's Park in the fourth One-day International against ... Read more...

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40 new ’stronger, deadlier drugs’ hit UK markets


January 17th, 2011 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 17 (ANI): Experts have warned that many lives are at risk in the UK after a new wave of 40 deadly legal highs hit the market.According to experts party drugs ... Read more...

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Georgian President pardons 407 prisoners on New Year’s eve


January 1st, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Atlanta, Jan 1 (ANI): Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili has reportedly pardoned 407 prisoners on New Year's eve.According to Xinhua, out of the 407 prisoners who were pardoned, 339 were to leave jail ... Read more...

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Warne says he thinks about playing ‘whenever Ashes comes around’


November 18th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 18(ANI): Former Australian leg-spinner Shane Warne has suggested that he can come out of retirement for the upcoming Ashes series against England."Of course, I think about playing whenever the ... Read more...

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Phone app that predicts how long cancer patients have left to live


November 9th, 2010 - 12:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 9 (ANI): Scientists at St George's University of London have created a new application, accessible on mobiles, that can tell how long terminal cancer patients have left to live.The research ... Read more...

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Bookies predict Prince William, Kate Middleton will marry next year


November 8th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 08 (ANI): Though things are not official as yet, bookies in Britain have predicted that Prince William and Kate Middleton will tie the knot in July next year.The two ... Read more...

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Goa MP accuses navy of bid to grab islands


September 25th, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Sep 25 (IANS) A Congress MP from Goa Saturday accused the Indian Navy of attempting to grab land by seeking control of two islands under the garb of security. In a ... Read more...

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Children with pet dogs ‘more active’


September 23rd, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 23 (ANI): Scientists from St George's, University of London, have suggested that owning a dog could help reduce the risk of childhood obesity.A study of 78 inner-city primary schools in ... Read more...

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Tornado-like storm wreaks havoc in New York City killing one, destroying buildings


September 17th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept 17 (ANI): A tornado-like storm, with 100 mph winds, ripped through New York City on Thursday evening, killing one person, snapping mighty trees, destroying buildings and causing traffic chaos. ... Read more...

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British school headmaster jailed for sex abuse


September 7th, 2010 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 7 (IANS) A former headmaster of a boarding school in Britain has been jailed for 21 years for sadistic sexual abuse of minor pupils. Derek Slade, 61, former headmaster of St ... Read more...

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Ex - Vanderhoof Vocalist In ‘Denim And Leather’


September 2nd, 2010 - 11:59 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 2, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): "Denim And Leather' happens to be a tribute to the genres of classic hard rock and heavy metal and they have announced that vocalist Drew Hart ... Read more...

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Blocking thoughts of ciggies increases smoking: Study


August 19th, 2010 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 19 (ANI): Every time you feel the urge to smoke, you try to block the thought of it. What you don't realize is that when you stop suppressing, you end ... Read more...

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Expert says Lockerbie bomber can live for three more years with medical help


August 17th, 2010 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.17 (ANI): Lockerbie bomber Abdelbaset al-Megrahi could remain alive for at least three more years, if not more, with medical help, a prostate cancer specialist said on Monday.Al Megrahi is currently ... Read more...

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Folk singer gets John Lennon letter after four decades


August 16th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 16 (ANI): A little-known folk singer, who once complained that success was threatening to ruin his career, has received a letter of reassurance by John Lennon nearly four decades after ... Read more...

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