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Chelsea set to announce deal for Brazil starlet Oscar


July 18th, 2012 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, July 18 (IANS) Chelsea is this week expected to confirm the signing of Brazilian starlet Oscar after the midfielder underwent a medical with the European champions.The 20-year-old's ... Read more...

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Britain’s team kit for London Olympics unveiled


March 23rd, 2012 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 23 (IANS) The team kit which will be worn by British athletes at the London Olympics and Paralympic Games has been unveiled here.The kit was revealed at the ... Read more...

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Darren Lehmann can be a great coach: Shane Warne


October 20th, 2011 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 20 (IANS) Shane Warne thinks his former teammate Darren Lehmann will make a standout chairman of selectors or coach of Australia, but the South Australian is not in ... Read more...

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India, China driving gold demand despite high price: Council


August 18th, 2011 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 18 (IANS) Accounting for over half of global gold demand, India and China have driven the sales of this precious metal to near-record levels during the first half ... Read more...

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Short skirts, cleavage revealing blouses ‘not appropriate for office parties’


December 17th, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 17 (ANI): Experts have said that short skirts, cleavage-revealing blouses and skin-tight slacks are not appropriate attires for office parties.And even though sparkly sweaters are okay, office parties are ... Read more...

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Gatting urges Ponting to walk away from Oz captaincy to prolong Test career


December 10th, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 10(ANI): Former England batsman Mike Gatting reckons that Australian captain Ricky Ponting can reinvent himself as a batting force and prolong his Test career if he walked away from his ... Read more...

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Warne bats for Michael Beer’s inclusion in Perth Test


December 8th, 2010 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 8 (IANS) Shane Warne has laughed off suggestions of donning the baggy green cap again to rescue Australia from their Ashes nightmare and called on the selectors to go for ... Read more...

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Cousin gives Lara Bingle a run for her money


November 12th, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 12 (ANI): It seems Oz bikini model Lara Bingle has some competition and that too from her own cousin.Nicole King, a petite 20-year-old, was the standout at the Zoo Weekly ... Read more...

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Austin Powers’ Shaguar up for grabs on eBay


June 21st, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 21 (ANI): The iconic Jaguar E-Type car used in the Austin Powers movie series is now up for grabs on eBay.The Union Jack-clad Jaguar E-Type, known as the Shaguar, was ... Read more...

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South Africa defy late Windies fight-back to win second ODI


May 25th, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
North Sound (West Indies), May 25(ANI): South Africa withstood a late West Indies fight-back led by Darren Sammy to beat the home team by 17 runs in the second ODI in North ... Read more...

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World 20-20: Numb, dumb Proteas could not pace their chase, and have to depart


May 11th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town, May 11 (ANI): When you look back on the World Twenty20 event as a whole, South Africa was not at the races, because they barely even poked their heads out ... Read more...

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India,Pakistan favourites to win World T20: Warne


April 29th, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, April 29 (IANS) Former Australia spin wizard Shane Warne Thursday tipped India and Pakistan as favourites to win the World Twenty20 which begins Friday in the Caribbeans. Warne, who ... Read more...

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‘Afridi should be made Pak skipper in all three versions of game’


January 25th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan. 25 (ANI): Following the PCB's announcement that Mohammad Yousuf will be removed as skipper after the Australian tour, former Pakistani cricketer Asif Iqbal has said that Shahid Afridi should replace ... Read more...

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North only legitimate claimant to No.6 spot in Oz XI, says Moody


January 9th, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 9 (ANI): West Australian coach Tom Moody has come out in support of batsman Marcus North, and described suggestions on the Australian No.6 last chance in the third Test in ... Read more...

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‘Struggling’ North’s number six Test spot in doubt


January 6th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 6(ANI): Struggling Australian batsman Marcus North's Test position is in peril and there is no guarantee of a spot for him in next week's third Test against Pakistan in Hobart.After ... Read more...

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‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta’ fires NeNe Leakes & Kim Zolciak


December 14th, 2009 - 1:35 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Atlanta, Dec 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to latest reports, Kim Zolciak and NeNe Leakes have been fired from ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta’ and the producers of the show are ... Read more...

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Saroj Khan to open dance academy in Chandigarh


December 8th, 2009 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 8 (IANS) Bollywood's well-known choreographer Saroj Khan is set to start a dance academy here by the end of this month. She may also do a broadway show based ... Read more...

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Standing out in crowd is beneficial


October 16th, 2009 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 16 (IANS) Standing out in a crowd is better than blending in, at least if you're a paper wasp in a colony where fights determine social status, says a new ... Read more...

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Standing out in crowd better than blending in, claims wasps study


October 16th, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 16 (ANI): Being a standout can be beneficial, at least for paper wasps, where fights between nest-mates determine colony's dominance hierarchy.In nests with multiple queens, wasps fight to sort out ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Bhullar recovers to be 28th after third round at Kyoto


September 24th, 2009 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kyoto, Sep 24 (IANS) Gaganjeet Bhullar, one of the hottest golfers on the Asian scene this year, was the best among Indians at the end of the opening round of the Asia-Pacific ... Read more...

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Sex toys, sheep, prosthetic leg - the list of strangest items left behind in Oz hotels!


August 13th, 2009 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 13 (ANI): In a survey conducted on Australian hotels and what guests leave behind in their rooms after checking out, it was revealed that among the unusual items were a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Kim Kardashian And Reggie Bush Call It Quits


July 28th, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by GD
The much publicized Kim Kardashian and Reggie Bush romance has apparently worn itself out, with the two year long relationship officially headed for splitsville. As confirmed by Bush's representative speaking to Us ... Read more...

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Archaeologists discover nymph sanctuary in Central Bulgaria


July 27th, 2009 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Sofia (Bulgaria), July 27 (ANI): A team of archaeologists has found a sanctuary in Central Bulgaria where the nymph cult used to be celebrated in ancient times.According to a report in the ... Read more...

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Boston College’s Mark Herzlich Has Cancer


May 15th, 2009 - 9:44 pm ICT by GD
Mark Herzlich, the Boston College standout linebacker revealed on Thursday that he is suffering from Ewing's Sarcoma, a form of cancer most commonly found in bone or soft tissue. In Herzlich's case, ... Read more...

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Clarke says Sunday’s loss has removed some of the gloss from series win


May 4th, 2009 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Abu Dhabi (UAE), May 4 (ANI): Acting Australian captain Michael Clarke has said that his team's defeat in the fifth one-day international against Pakistan has taken away some of the gloss from ... Read more...

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OJ Brigance in “True Courage”


April 27th, 2009 - 11:49 pm ICT by GD
OJ Brigance in “True Courage” from NFL Films on TV tonight tells his story.This longtime Baltimore football fixture currently fighting amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), wants you to join the cause against this ... Read more...

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Oz opener Hughes becomes youngest to win Steve Waugh Medal


April 4th, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Apr.4 (ANI): Australian opener Phillip Hughes has become the youngest player ever to win the prestigious Steve Waugh Medal.Hughes received the coveted gong for being New South Wale's most outstanding cricketer ... Read more...

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BlackBerry defies forecasts to post record profit


April 3rd, 2009 - 10:29 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 3 (IANS) Defying market forecasts, BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) Thursday reported a record profit of $518.3 million on a total revenue of $3.46 billion for the last quarter ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Dravid, Tendulkar spearhead India to dominant 278-4 in Hamilton Test


March 19th, 2009 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
Hamilton, Mar.19 (ANI): A dominant India on Thursday were just a run short of New Zealands total of 279 in their first innings in the first Test being played at Seddon ... Read more...

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Girlfriend Shevelle Bagley stabs Geno Hayes


March 10th, 2009 - 10:26 pm ICT by GD
According the Hillsborough County Deputies the girlfriend of Geno Hayes stabbed him in the head and neck with a pair of scissors and a knife. Hayes is the Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker ... Read more...

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Mills says there is a nice feel to Kiwi squad on eve of one-dayers


March 2nd, 2009 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
Napier (New Zealand), Mar.2 (ANI): New Zealand fast bowler Kyle Mills believes that there is a nice feel to the squad on the eve of the five one-day matches to be ... Read more...

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Shane Bond’s ICL commitments may prevent him from playing Champions League 20-20


February 26th, 2009 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
Canterbury (New Zealand), Feb.26 (ANI): Former New Zealand fast bowler Shane Bond will not play this year's Champions League Twenty20 tournament.Arguably the standout performer of Canterbury's march to the State Twenty20 final ... Read more...

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Kiwi chief selector Turner denies following rotation policy for Black Caps”


February 23rd, 2009 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland (New Zealand), Feb.23 (ANI): New Zealand Crickets chief selector Glenn Turner seemingly has no regard for reputations and his perform-or-else attitude has now seen 28 players tried since October. That''s almost ... Read more...

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Musical on Warney leaves everyone except him in splits


December 5th, 2008 - 11:05 am ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec.5 (ANI): A musical on Australias record breaking leg spinner Shane Warne may not have pleased him, but has certainly tickled the funny bone of everyone else watching it. According to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Symonds omitted from Australian squad for India


September 12th, 2008 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 12 (IANS) All-rounder Andrew Symonds’ passage to India has been sealed as Cricket Australia Friday omitted him from the 15-man squad for the four-Test tour of India.“Andrew Symonds was stood ... Read more...

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