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Fareed Zakaria keeping jobs at Time, CNN


August 17th, 2012 - 10:02 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 17 (IANS) Celebrated Indian American journalist Fareed Zakaria, who was suspended by Time and CNN last week after he apologised for plagiarizing a paragraph from the New Yorker ... Read more...

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Brazilian swimmer banned for two years


June 28th, 2012 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, June 28 (IANS) Brazilian swimmer Glauber Silva has been banned for two years and stripped of his place at the London Olympics for doping.Silva, who last month ... Read more...

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Two Saudi Olympic riders banned after horses test positive


May 24th, 2012 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Geneva, May 24 (IANS) Saudi Arabia will miss two top riders in the equestrian event of the London Olympics after their horses tested positive for banned substance.Khaled Abdulaziz al-Eid and ... Read more...

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FIFA imposes ban on Zambian players


May 4th, 2012 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Lusaka, May 4 (IANS) World football governing body FIFA has extended a two-year suspension for nine Zambian football players implicated in a match fixing scandal last year in Finland to ... Read more...

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I-League: Salgaocar take on Shillong Lajong


May 3rd, 2012 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, May 3 (IANS) Shillong Lajong host defending champions Salgaocar SC in the 26th round I-League encounter at the Jawaharlal Nehru Sports Complex Friday.Salgaocar SC are on 43 points from ... Read more...

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Four Vasco da Gama players banned for brawl


April 19th, 2012 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, April 19 (IANS) Four Vasco da Gama players have been given a combined 28-match ban for their part in a wild post-match brawl earlier this month.Eduardo Costa ... Read more...

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Bagan take on Dempo in crucial I-League encounter


March 31st, 2012 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 31 (IANS) Mohun Bagan are all set to host Dempo SC in the I-League at the Yuba Bharati Krinangan Sunday, knowing nothing less than a win will keep ... Read more...

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$77 million embezzled from Beijing-Shanghai high-speed rail project


March 19th, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 19 (IANS) China's auditing authorities Monday said 491 million yuan ($77.84 million) has been embezzled from the Beijing-Shanghai high-speed railway project."Some local units along the railway link extracted, ... Read more...

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China to check antibiotic use


March 6th, 2012 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 6 (IANS) China Tuesday announced plans to curb the overuse of antibiotics.The health ministry will limit the varieties of antibiotics a hospital could have according to its grade ... Read more...

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Arrested Sun journalists can return to work


February 17th, 2012 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 17 (IANS) News Corporation chairman Rupert Murdoch has said that suspensions had been lifted on Sun newspaper employees arrested over allegations of payments to police officers, The Telegraph ... Read more...

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Maharashtra BJP legislators burn paddy in assembly, one suspended


December 13th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Dec 13 (IANS) Uproarious scenes continued in the Maharashtra assembly for the second consecutive day Tuesday with some Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislators burning paddy inside the legislature ... Read more...

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Suspensions handed out in the Cincinnati vs Xavier game brawl


December 12th, 2011 - 8:20 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Cincinnati, Dec 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Eight players have been given various forms of punishment for their roles in the brawl that erupted after the game between Cincinnati and Xavier. The game was ... Read more...

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Cops slept while dacoits struck, suspended


November 30th, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Thane (Maharashtra), Nov 30 (IANS) Maharashtra Police Wednesday suspended six policemen who were found sleeping on duty when dacoits struck in two places in this district last week.Thane Police Commissioner ... Read more...

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British schools send off 900 violent pupils each day


July 30th, 2011 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 30 (IANS) Schools across Britain temporarily send off around 900 violent and foul-mouthed students every day, while 65 are permanently expelled every week, says a new official report.The ... Read more...

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Over 200,000 pilgrims visit Amarnath Shrine


July 10th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, July 10 (IANS) Less than two weeks into the annual Amarnath pilgrimage, more than 230,000 pilgrims have visited the cave shrine till Sunday and many more are on ... Read more...

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UN ready to remove 19 Indian vendors from blacklist


February 22nd, 2011 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Devirupa Mitra New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) The UN is ready to reinstate the 19 Indian firms suspended from bidding for its multi-billion dollar contracts since 2008, including Satyam Computer and ... Read more...

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Suspensions necessary for cricket’s future: Imran Khan


February 7th, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 7 (IANS) Legendary cricketer Imran Khan is "upset" by the suspensions of three Pakistani cricketers involved in spot-fixing but says they were necessary for the future of the sport. ... Read more...

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ICC bans Pakistani cricketers for spot-fixing


February 5th, 2011 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 5 (IANS) The International Cricket Council has handed down suspensions to three Pakistan cricketers for their involvement in spot-fixing.According to the Guardian, former skipper Salman Butt has been given a ... Read more...

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Butt wants ICC hearing ‘put off’ to allow him to deal with possible criminal proceedings


December 22nd, 2010 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Dec 22 (ANI): Suspended Pakistan Test captain Salman Butt has said that he has asked the International Cricket Council's anti-corruption tribunal to put off next month's hearing so that he can ... Read more...

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Recall Alert: Johnson & Johnson Children’s Benadryl & Motrin!


November 24th, 2010 - 12:47 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Johnson and Johnson has taken yet another blow and likely lost the confidence of even more customers as another recall of over the counter medicine for children is ... Read more...

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Gilani to oust Religious Affairs Minister over defective Haj arrangements


November 21st, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 21 (ANI): Taking serious notice of inadequate Haj arrangements, corruption and irresponsible statement about the Saudi government, Pakistan Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani has decided to show the ... Read more...

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ICC tribunal hearings over Pak trio in Jan will have no link with Oct findings: Lorgat


November 15th, 2010 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 15(ANI): International Cricket Council (ICC) Chief Executive Haroon Lorgat has advised suspended Pakistan cricketers and their lawyers to not mix the hearings of the tribunal held last month and the ... Read more...

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Suspended Amir ‘desperate’ for international return


November 15th, 2010 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 15(ANI): Suspended Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Amir has said that he is "desperate" to play international cricket once again.Amir, Test captain Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif, were suspended in ... Read more...

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“Suspension by ICC without showing any worthwhile evidence is ‘injustice’”: Aamir


November 13th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 13 (ANI): Pakistan pacer Muhammad Aamir- one of the tainted trio implicated in the spot-fixing scandal- has described his suspension by the International Cricket Council (ICC) as an 'injustice'."Suspending us ... Read more...

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Tainted Pakistan trio may have to fend for itself


November 4th, 2010 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Nov 4 (IANS) Pakistan's tainted trio finds itself in deeper trouble following Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB) decision to suspend their central contracts because of their involvement in a spot-fixing scandal.Salman Butt, ... Read more...

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ICC asks suspended Pak players to be cautious over statements


November 4th, 2010 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 4(ANI): The International Cricket Council has directed Pakistan Test captain Salman Butt and fast bowler Mohammad Amir to be cautious in giving statements regarding their suspension over the 'spot-fixing' scandal.Amir's ... Read more...

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Amir confident of ICC clean chit over ’spot-fixing’ charges after full hearing


November 3rd, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 3(ANI): Suspended Pakistani fast bowler Mohammad Amir is confident that he would come out clean in the 'spot-fixing' hearing being conducted by the International Cricket Council (ICC)'s code of conduct ... Read more...

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Ashok Leyland launches 10 tippers and trailer models


November 2nd, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 2 (IANS) India's second largest commercial vehicle maker Ashok Leyland launched 10 new tippers and trailers here Tuesday and said old models would be phased out in 2012-13."It is a ... Read more...

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PCB chief Butt says Test batsmen who need coaching don’t deserve to be selected


November 2nd, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 2(ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Ijaz Butt has said that he is not in favour of appointing a full-time batting coach for the national team.Butt's comment comes after PCB's ... Read more...

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Suspended Butt, Amir accuse ICC of ‘conspiracy to defame Pakistan cricket’


November 2nd, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 2(ANI): Suspended Pakistan Test captain Salman Butt and Mohammad Amir have accused the International Cricket Council (ICC) of having an anti-Pakistan agenda after their suspensions for alleged 'spot-fixing' were upheld.The ... Read more...

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Mixed reactions in Pak over ICC’s decision to uphold Butt, Amir suspensions


November 1st, 2010 - 12:20 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 1(ANI): Former Pakistan cricketers and officials have voiced mixed reactions over the International Cricket Council (ICC)'s decision to uphold the suspensions of Salman Butt and Mohammad Amir over their alleged ... Read more...

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ICC rejects Butt, Aamer appeals against suspension


October 31st, 2010 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Oct 31 (IANS) Pakistan's cricketers Salman Butt and Mohammad Aamer suffered a major setback in their attempt to return to international cricket when their appeal against an International Cricket Council suspension ... Read more...

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ICC rejects Salman Butt and Mohammad Amir’s appeals against suspensions


October 31st, 2010 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Oct 31 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has upheld the suspensions of Pakistani cricketers Salman Butt and Mohammad Amir over their alleged involvement in 'spot-fixing' in a Test match during ... Read more...

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‘Pak cricket going through serious tough time’: Waqar Younis


October 31st, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
Abu Dhabi, Oct 31 (ANI): Pakistan cricket is going through difficult times, with poor form of batsmen coming on top of the suspensions of three key players, coach Waqar Younis said."I must ... Read more...

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“I don’t see suspensions against Salman, Aamer being removed at this hearing”: Tauqir


October 31st, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Oct 31 (ANI): Former Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Tauqir Zia believes the International Cricket Council (ICC) is in no mood to lift the provisional suspensions imposed on tainted players- Salman ... Read more...

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