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Sharad Yadav better than Modi as PM: Govindacharya


September 11th, 2012 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 11 (IANS) Former thinktank of the BJP and Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) idealogue K.N. Govindacharya Tuesday said NDA convenor Sharad Yadav was better than Narendra Modi for ... Read more...

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Nitish meets Jaswant, pledges support


July 26th, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) Janata Dal-United leader and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Thursday met NDA's vice-presidential candidate Jaswant Singh and expressed full support to him.Nitish Kumar, who ... Read more...

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Mostovoi ready to assist Capello


July 18th, 2012 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Former Russia midfielder Alexander Mostovoi Wednesday said he would eagerly accept an offer to become Fabio Capello's assistant coach at the national team.Capello, expected ... Read more...

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Presidential contest: NDA, Left divided over Pranab; BJP backs Sangma (Roundup)


June 21st, 2012 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) It is official. UPA nominee Pranab Mukherjee will face former Lok Sabha speaker P.A. Sangma in the July 19 presidential election. The BJP Thursday ... Read more...

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BJP backs Sangma, allies differ (Second Lead)


June 21st, 2012 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) Even as its allies differed, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Thursday went ahead and announced it will back former Lok Sabha speaker P.A. Sangma ... Read more...

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BJP backs Sangma for presidential election (Lead)


June 21st, 2012 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Thursday announced its support to former Lok Sabha speaker P.A. Sangma for the presidential election.The BJP said it would ... Read more...

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Pranab Mukherjee deserved it, say family members (Lead)


June 15th, 2012 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) Expressing happiness over Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee being nominated the United Progressive Alliance's (UPA) presidential candidate, his family members Friday said he is the ... Read more...

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My father most suitable candidate for president’s post: Abhijit Mukherjee


June 15th, 2012 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) Soon after the announcement of Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee as the United Progressive Alliance's (UPA) presidential candidate, his son Abhijit Mukherjee expressed happiness and ... Read more...

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Sangma seeks support, not many takers (Lead)


May 22nd, 2012 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) Former Lok Sabha speaker P.A. Sangma Tuesday urged political parties to back his candidature for the president's post, but there appeared to be no ... Read more...

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Shame no Indian was found competent for coach’s job: Sangakkara


May 1st, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) Former Sri Lankan captain Kumar Sangakkara Sunday said it is a "shame" that no Indian was found competent to coach the World champions.Sangakkara was ... Read more...

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Zardari proposes to reappoint Deedar Shah as NAB Chairman


March 12th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 12(ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has proposed to reappoint Justice (retired) Syed Deedar Hussain Shah as National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman after the Supreme Court ordered him to relinquish ... Read more...

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Nancy O’Dell Replaces Mary Hart


November 13th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It is surely a big achievement for Nancy O'Dell for the Access Hollywood anchor is about to step into Mary Hart's shoes very soon as she ... Read more...

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‘Miracle’ eye implant ‘to lighten blind people’s lives’


November 7th, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 07 (ANI): Thousands of blind people may now get their sight back-thanks to a 'miracle' eye implant developed by British surgeons.The 15-minute procedure involves implanting a tiny device so small ... Read more...

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Former Governor Of Maryland Bob Ehrlich Wins GOP Primary


September 15th, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Sep 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Tuesday night, leaving behind Brian Murphy, the former Governor of Maryland Bob Ehrlich won the Republican nomination for gubernatorial election scheduled to be held ... Read more...

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HP’s Search For New CEO Starts, Speculations Run Riot


August 7th, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Palo Alto, Aug 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The unexpected and shocking resignation of HP CEO Mark Hurd has left the Palo Alto based technology giant as well as the IT industry ... Read more...

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American prosecutor to sue UN chief for sexual, racial discrimination


August 6th, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.6 (ANI): An American lawyer has decided to sue UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, for sexual and racial discrimination after Ban repeatedly blocked his appointment to a key post. American Robert ... Read more...

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Tata Sons forms committee to find Ratan Tata’s successor


August 4th, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) Tata Sons, the holding company of the salt-to-automobile conglomerate Tata Group, Wednesday said it has formed a selection committee to choose a successor to its soon-to-retire chairman ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa terms Lokayukta’s resignation unfortunate


June 24th, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 24 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Thursday termed the sudden resignation of Karnataka Lokayukta (ombudsman) Santosh Hegde Wednesday as unfortunate and unexpected. "The ombudsman's resignation is not only unexpected ... Read more...

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Oz women as young as 18 taking overseas cosmetic-surgery holidays


June 9th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 9 (ANI): It has emerged Australian women, as young as 18, are going overseas to have cosmetic-surgery in a bid to reclaim their youth.One such individual is single mother Ambah ... Read more...

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Must win by-poll, Malaysian PM tells Indian party


April 16th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, April 16 (IANS) Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak Friday asked the Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC) to win a prestigious by-election to prove that it was not just a ... Read more...

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Renal specialist denies recommending `Dr. Death’ Patel for performing surgery


April 14th, 2010 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane (Australia), Apr.14 (ANI): A renal specialist has strenuously denied recommending Indian-origin Dr. Jayant Patel for performing an allegedly fatal operation on a seriously unwell patient.Under cross-examination in the Supreme Court in ... Read more...

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Dr. Death’s patient ‘too frail for surgery’


April 12th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 12 (ANI): Brisbane's Supreme Court has been told that Indian origin doctor Jayant a.k.a. Dr. Death should not have operated on a patient who was frail and suffering a number ... Read more...

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Feng shui master loses battle for fortune of Asia’s richest woman


February 2nd, 2010 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, Feb 2 (DPA) A Hong Kong judge Tuesday dismissed a claim on the $13 billion estate of Asia's richest woman by a feng shui master who claimed to have been ... Read more...

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Yousuf searching for ‘elusive’ Test all rounder to improve Pakistan’s performance


January 4th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 4 (ANI): Mohammad Yousuf, who is playing his fourth Test as Pakistan's skipper and might lead the team for a longer tenure than earlier expected, has outlined a few grey ... Read more...

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Utah Municipal Election Day November 2009


November 3rd, 2009 - 7:00 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov.3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The early voting for the Utah election had concluded on 30th October 2009. People who did not cast their vote in the early elections would come to ... Read more...

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Dyson eyes coaching job with New Zealand


November 2nd, 2009 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Nov 2 (ANI): Former Sri Lanka and West Indies coach John Dyson has the job of the New Zealand coach in his sights.Dyson has previously coached Sri Lanka and the West ... Read more...

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Make YSR’s son the successor, Andhra cabinet urges Sonia Gandhi


September 4th, 2009 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 4 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh cabinet has written to Congress president Sonia Gandhi urging her to make late Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy's son Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy the next chief minister ... Read more...

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Congress launches campaign for by-polls in Uttar Pradesh


July 26th, 2009 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Malihabad (Lucknow), July 26 (IANS) The Congress party Sunday started its campaign for by-polls to be held in six assembly constituencies Aug 18 with a rally by party national general secretary ... Read more...

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Kunal Khemu Defiant About Soha


July 1st, 2009 - 2:28 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Subhash K Jha"Just because people are talking I'm not going to stop going out with Soha whenever we're in Mumbai together," says the new defiant Kunal KhemuYup, Kunal who has ... Read more...

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Jennifer Aniston most trusted to look after pets


June 6th, 2009 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 6 (IANS) Former "Friends" star Jennifer Aniston has been voted the most trusted celebrity to look after pets while their owners are on holiday. US animal website PawNation.com asked people ... Read more...

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1,473 voters in Madhya Pradesh reject all candidates (Lead)


April 25th, 2009 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, April 25 (IANS) A total of 1,473 voters in Madhya Pradesh trooped out of polling centres Thursday without voting because they did not find a suitable candidate to support, an official ... Read more...

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1,473 voters in Madhya Pradesh reject all candidates


April 25th, 2009 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, April 25 (IANS) As many as 1,473 voters in Madhya Pradesh did not cast their vote during the first phase of elections on April 23 as they did not find a ... Read more...

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Sonia Gandhi slams Advani for his ‘weakness’ in fighting terrorism


April 13th, 2009 - 10:32 pm ICT by ANI
Silchar (Assam), Apr 13 (ANI): Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Monday criticized the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Lal Krishna Advani for releasing the terrorists during Kandahar hijack episode ... Read more...

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Tharoor as MP: An acid test for professional netas (Comment)


April 8th, 2009 - 9:24 am ICT by IANS
By Aswakumaran Vinod Kumar The protests by Youth Congress activists in Thiruvananthapuram against the candidature of former United Nations undersecretary general Shashi Tharoor and a last-ditch fax message to the Congress high ... Read more...

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Uma’s estranged confidant returns to BJP


March 21st, 2009 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 21 (IANS) Former central minister Prahlad Patel, who used to be a confidant of ex-chief minister of Madhya Pradesh Uma Bharati, rejoined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) here Saturday. Chief ... Read more...

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