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Trinamool’s Suman abstains from presidential polls


July 19th, 2012 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 19 (IANS) Dissident Trinamool Congress MP Kabir Suman Thursday abstained from voting in the presidential election, citing ill-health and expressing fears that he would be heckled by ... Read more...

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Pranab most suitable for president’s post: Trinamool MP


June 20th, 2012 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 20 (IANS) Calling union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee the most suitable person for the president's post, Trinamool Congress MP Kabir Suman Wednesday urged West Bengal Chief Minister ... Read more...

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Support grows for Pranab’s candidature (Roundup)


June 15th, 2012 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) No sooner had the United Progressive Alliance, minus the Trinamool Congress, endorsed Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee as its candidate for the president's post, support ... 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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Tendulkar’s nomination Congress’ dirtiest trick: Thackeray


April 29th, 2012 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 29 (IANS) Reiterating that cricketer Sachin Tendulkar's nomination to Rajya Sabha was the Congress' "dirtiest play", Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray Sunday said the party has an ... Read more...

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Italian cat inherits over $15 mn fortune


December 11th, 2011 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 11 (IANS) An Italian cat has turned world's third richest animal by inheriting her owner's fortune of almost £10; million (over $15 million) after the wealthy lady died ... Read more...

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Naming new Karnataka Lokayukta will take time: Gowda


October 2nd, 2011 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 2 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda said Sunday he would not name a new Lokayukta (ombudsman) in "a hurry" as it was "a sensitive matter".Karnataka, ... Read more...

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Drop Binayak Sen from plan panel, Raman Singh urges PM


May 18th, 2011 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, May 18 (IANS) Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh Wednesday dashed off a letter to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and raised serious objections to the inclusion of rights activist ... Read more...

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Shanti Bhushan serves notice on defiant Digvijay (Lead)


April 20th, 2011 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Former law minister Shanti Bhushan Wednesday served a legal notice on Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh demanding a public apology for alleging that he ... Read more...

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Shanti Bhushan demands apology from Digvijay


April 20th, 2011 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Former law minister Shanti Bhushan Wednesday served a legal notice on Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh demanding a public apology for alleging that he ... Read more...

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Pak opposition locks horns with Zardari over reappointment of ‘annulled’ NAB chief


March 22nd, 2011 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 22(ANI): Leader of the Opposition in Pakistan's National Assembly (NA) Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has rejected President Asif Ali Zardari's proposal to reappoint Justice (retd) Deedar Hussain Shah as ... Read more...

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‘Tainted’ Butt landing job as TV expert ‘mind-boggling disgrace for cricket’: Roebuck


February 11th, 2011 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb 11(ANI): The hiring of disgraced Pakistani cricketer Salman Butt by a TV channel is a "mind-boggling development" and an "indication that sections of the cricket community do not care about ... Read more...

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Jon Bon Jovi: What Keeps Him Away From Politics?


November 30th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
What keeps him away from joining politics when he can campaign and support other politicians? He appeared at the rallies for the Kerry-Edwards ticket across the United States. Former Vice President ... Read more...

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Solatium for families of officials killed in cracker unit fire


August 13th, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 13 (IANS) A solatium of Rs.5 lakh each will be given to the families of the five officials who died in an explosion in an unlicensed cracker unit in Sivakasi ... Read more...

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Simon Cowell Recommends Piers Morgan As Larry King’s Replacement For CNN


July 5th, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 5, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Simon Cowell, the former judge of American Idol is said to have been a part of the ongoing talks between Piers Morgan and the ... Read more...

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Peter Jackson may helm Hobbit


June 1st, 2010 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, June 1 (ANI): Sir Peter Jackson may take over as the director of The Hobbit, after Guillermo del Toro abandoned the post recently.Jackson says he will step in and direct The ... Read more...

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Abdul Qadir backs Salman Butt as Pak vice-captain for all formats of game


May 27th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, May 27 (ANI): Former Pakistan chief cricket selector Abdul Qadir has backed left-hand opener Salman Butt to be Shahid Afridi's deputy in all three formats of the game."Since he (Salman) has ... Read more...

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Lawson willing to return but wants apology from PCB chief Butt


February 12th, 2010 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb.12 (ANI): Former Pakistan cricket coach Geoff Lawson has said he is willing to return to the team, but only if the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) apologises for disgracefully sacking him.It ... Read more...

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Akmal brothers face disciplinary action for pre-Hobart Test controversy


January 31st, 2010 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 31(ANI): Pakistan vice-captain Kamran Akmal and his brother Umar will face disciplinary action for allegedly violating their central contracts during the controversy that prevailed before the Hobart Test against Australia.The ... Read more...

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Butt rubbishes Yousuf’s removal reports


January 26th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan.26 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Ijaz Butt has rubbished talks about sacking Mohammed Yousuf and of Shahid Afridi being appointed as the captain of the national squad after the ... Read more...

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Aubrey Huff Signs A Deal With The Giants


January 11th, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Giants were in a precarious position as they lacked a good left-handed hitter. The suitable person considered by the Giants to step in as a ... Read more...

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Silambarasan is not ready for marriage


August 5th, 2009 - 11:12 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Actor Silambarasan, who often got stuck in controversies, seems to have closed off for a peaceful life. Indeed, the actor has dropped his plans of portraying himself in roles of "anti-hero' ... Read more...

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AIFF fails to appoint a CEO to run I-League football


September 24th, 2008 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) The All India Football Federation's (AIFF) step towards professionalising the game has suffered a initial set-back as the second edition of the I-League football will start Friday ... Read more...

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AIIMS committee fails to finalise new director


July 31st, 2008 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) The search for a director for the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) continues as a committee formed to find a suitable person to head the ... Read more...

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