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Maid jumps to death in Gurgaon, employers booked


May 14th, 2012 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, May 14 (IANS) A 19-year-old girl who worked as a domestic help here allegedly committed suicide Monday by jumping from the ninth floor of an apartment building.Sultana leapt to ... Read more...

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North top, Central second in women’s national cricket


December 7th, 2011 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 7 (IANS) Central Zone beat West Zone by 139 runs to finish second behind North Zone in the women's national limited overs cricket championship that concluded here Wednesday.North ... Read more...

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Sharmila-Pataudi made perfect couple, say designers


September 23rd, 2011 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) If there's anything that comes to the minds of Indian designers about Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi other than his royal style, it is his chemistry ... Read more...

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The prince and the showgirl - a love story ends


September 22nd, 2011 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi's death Thursday brought to an end an enduring romance. When Sharmila Tagore tied the knot with the erstwhile royal 42 years ... Read more...

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Goswami to lead Indian women’s cricket team in Quadrangular series


June 4th, 2011 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 4 (IANS) Jhulan Goswami will be leading the India women's cricket team in the Quadrangular series in England starting June 30.India will open their campaign against England at ... Read more...

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Bangladesh apex court to have first woman judge


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 23 (IANS) Bangladesh is set to have its first woman judge at the Supreme Court. Justice Nazmun Ara Sultana is among four senior High Court judges elevated by President ... Read more...

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500 women fatwa victims in Bangladesh in past 10 years


February 14th, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 14 (IANS) A demand to prohibit the Muslim clergy from issuing fatwa is gathering momentum in Bangladesh as 503 women have been subjected to public flogging since the year 2000. ... Read more...

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CWG athletics: False start costs Australia women’s 100m Gold (Roundup)


October 8th, 2010 - 12:57 am ICT by IANS
By Abhishek Roy New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) There was high drama late Thursday as Australian Sally Pearson was disqualified for false start after being declared a winner in the women's 100m run ... Read more...

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Queens man who stabbed wife 250 times ‘didn’t eat her liver as claimed’


May 14th, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 14 (ANI): A Queens man, who was sentenced to 15 years to life for stabbing his wife 250 times, has also been accused by his sister-in-law of eating the ... Read more...

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Chambal dacoits have new job descriptions: Author


April 24th, 2010 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) Chambal in central India is now a tame shadow of its wild self. Its ravines no longer echo with the frenzy of gun-toting bandits but ... Read more...

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Indira Gandhi Cultural Centre opens in Dhaka


March 12th, 2010 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 12 (IANS) The Indira Gandhi Cultural Centre (IGCC) has opened in Dhaka with a display of art works by 27 renowned Bangladeshi artists. The IGCC has been set up by the ... Read more...

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Menu at Indo-Pak pow-wow


February 25th, 2010 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb.25 (ANI): So, what is in a menu you might ask. Oh a world and more. Especially, if it is to do with a high profile lunch hosted by the ... Read more...

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Joint show of Dhaka, Kolkata artworks in Bangladesh


November 17th, 2009 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Nov 17 (IANS) Works of prominent artists from Bangladesh and India's West Bengal state are on display here in a rare show of artistic bonhomie. Bengal Gallery of Fine Arts and Art ... Read more...

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Asian Zone champion Kruttika qualifies for World Cup chess


August 15th, 2009 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) National champion Kruttika Nadig beat Women Grandmaster Nisha Mohota in the final round to win the Asian Zone 3.2 women's title and a berth in the next ... Read more...

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Thipsay, Neelotpal in joint lead in Asian Zone Chess


August 12th, 2009 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) Grandmaster Praveen Thipsay made his fiftieth birthday a memorable occasion Wednesday as he defeated Surbir Lama of Nepal in the sixth round of the Asian Zone 3.2 ... Read more...

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Jhulan to lead women’s cricket team in World T20


April 28th, 2009 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 28 (IANS) Pacer Jhulan Goswami will lead the Indian women's cricket team in the International Cricket Council's Twenty20 World Cup in England in June later this year. The women's selection committee ... Read more...

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Musharraf’s relative in electoral fray from Lucknow


April 12th, 2009 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr.12 (ANI): A distant relative of former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf is also in the electoral fray from the Lucknow Parliamentary constituency.President of the 75 year old women organization ... Read more...

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India beat Australia to finish third in women’s World Cup


March 21st, 2009 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 21 (IANS) India beat defending champions Australia by three wickets in a playoff to finish third in women's World Cup cricket at Bankstown Oval here Saturday. The Indian bowlers ran through ... Read more...

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India beat Australia by 16 runs in Womens World Cup


March 14th, 2009 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Mar 14 (ANI): India on Friday started its super six campaign in style and thrashed world champions Australia by 16 runs at the ICC Womens World Cup cricket tournament here.Australian ... Read more...

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India thrashes Pakistan by 10 wickets in Womens World Cup


March 7th, 2009 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Mar. 7 (ANI): In the first match of the Women''s World Cup at Bradman, Indian bowlers displayed brilliant performance to thrash archrivals Pakistan, by ten wickets. After winning the toss, ... Read more...

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Jhulan Goswami to captain India in women’s World Cup cricket


February 1st, 2009 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 1 (IANS) Fast bowler Jhulan Goswami will captain India at the International Cricket Council's (ICC) Women's World Cup in March in Australia.The selection committee announced a 15-member squad here Sunday. ... Read more...

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Apex court refuses to protect cop, says threats not part of duty


January 16th, 2009 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) In directing that a West Bengal police officer be prosecuted for threatening the victim of a shooting incident, the Supreme Court has set aside a high court ... Read more...

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Archaeologists uncover rare artifacts in Bangladesh


December 27th, 2008 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Dhaka, Dec 27 (ANI): In latest excavations, a team of archaeologists has uncovered rare artifacts at the Basu Bihar archaeological site, in Bangladesh.According to a report in The Daily Star, two ... Read more...

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Music of Bollywood film ”1920” released in Mumbai


August 13th, 2008 - 9:28 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, August 13 (ANI): The music release of the Bollywood film ''1920'', a love story with a twist of horror, took place in Mumbai on Tuesday.Famous classical vocalist, Pandit Jasraj released ... Read more...

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Pak’’s national flag creator, a forgotten hero


July 22nd, 2008 - 12:08 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, July 22 (ANI): Master Afzal Hussain Foundation Trust chairperson, Qamar Sultana has reportedly demanded of the Pakistan Government to remember the death anniversary of Master Afzal Hussain at a national ... Read more...

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Justify imposition of emergency, court tells Bangladesh government


July 21st, 2008 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 21 (IANS) Bangladesh's military-backed caretaker government has been asked by the Dhaka High Court to justify the imposition of emergency on Jan 11, 2007, under which the government has curbed ... Read more...

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Parents in Karnataka celebrate son’s release in Afghanistan


May 18th, 2008 - 8:15 pm ICT by admin
Bangalore, May 18 (IANS) Sweets were distributed and prayers offered Sunday at the house of Sarang Mohammed Nayeem in Mangalore as the news of his release, after nearly a month in captivity ... Read more...

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Abducted Indian engineer’s family hopes for his release


April 24th, 2008 - 9:51 pm ICT by admin
Bangalore, April 24 (IANS) The family of Indian engineer Sarang Mohammed Naeem, kidnapped in Afghanistan early this week, has been assured by the Indian authorities that efforts are on to secure his ... Read more...

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Mithali to lead India in women’s Asian Cup cricket


April 5th, 2008 - 5:48 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) Mithali Raj will lead a 15-member Indian squad for the women's Asian Cup cricket tournament to be played in Sri Lanka April 27-May 12, the Board of ... Read more...

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Man ‘kidnaps’ son to extract money from grandfather


February 23rd, 2008 - 7:00 pm ICT by admin
Lucknow, Feb 23 (IANS) A man allegedly kidnapped his own son to extract ransom from his father (the child's grandfather) here. Lucknow Inspector General of Police Arvind Jain told a press conference ... Read more...

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