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NHRC sends notice to Delhi government


September 12th, 2012 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Wednesday issued notice to the Delhi government and police over the incident of a girl being crushed to death ... Read more...

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Kiwis in with a chance, feels coach Carter


September 2nd, 2012 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 2 (IANS) New Zealand have as good a chance as India to win the second Test given their array of fast bowlers who will have a major say ... Read more...

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Bengal Tiger gets new home


August 13th, 2012 - 11:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Guadalajara, Aug 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Guadalajara, the capital city of the western Mexican State of Jalisco has been home to the 6month old Bengal tiger cub called Albert for the past 3 ... Read more...

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China is New Zealand’s biggest wool market


March 23rd, 2012 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, March 23 (IANS) China has become the main market for New Zealand wool, taking almost half its exports, as the European market declines and sales to Australia plunge, an ... Read more...

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I am now more determined: Dinda


March 1st, 2012 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 29 (IANS) Returning to the Indian squad after a gap of nearly two years, Bengal pacer Ashok Dinda Wednesday said he was now a more determined cricketer and ... Read more...

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TV show ‘Khloe & Lamar’ premieres


February 20th, 2012 - 11:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Feb 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The newest edition to the Kardashian television list is "Khloe and Lamar." The show premiered over the weekend and it has since received some favorable ratings. In ... Read more...

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Sachin’s 100th hundred will be a blessing for Tests: Clarke


January 2nd, 2012 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 2 (IANS) Australia captain Michael Clarke feels Sachin Tendulkar's 100th international hundred will inject life in the dwindling popularity of Test cricket but also insisted that they ... Read more...

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McDermott hailed for turning around Australian pace attack


December 29th, 2011 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 29 (IANS) Former Australian Test fast bowler Craig McDermott has done a great job with the pace battery since taking over in May as the bowling coach.The results ... Read more...

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Pre-season training with Tasmania bowling coach helped Hilfenhaus


December 28th, 2011 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 28 (IANS) Australia pacer Ben Hilfenhaus, who bagged his maiden fifer in Tests, said Wednesday that pre-season training with Tasmania bowling coach Ali de Winter helped him emerge ... Read more...

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Inclement weather forces cancellation of Caribbean T20 Big Swing


December 25th, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain, Dec 25 (IANS/CMC) Inclement weather has forced the organisers to call off a four-team Twenty20 Festival here Dec 28-30.Dubbed the Big Swing, it was scheduled to be held ... Read more...

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New ball rule help helping fast bowlers: Vinay Kumar


October 19th, 2011 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, Oct 19 (IANS) India's medium pacer R. Vinay Kumar said Wednesday that fast bowlers are getting more swing with the introduction of the new International Cricket Council (ICC) rule ... Read more...

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Revenge is a strong word, says Dhoni


October 15th, 2011 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 14 (IANS) Despite the emphatic win against England in the first one-day international here Friday night, Indian captain M.S. Dhoni is not ready to see it as a ... Read more...

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Akhtar could make best batsmen nervous: Gul


October 2nd, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Oct 2 (IANS) Pakistan fast bowler Umar Gul said Shoaib Akhtar, when at his best, could ruffle the best batsmen in the world including West Indian great Brian ... Read more...

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I was initially nervous: Rudra Pratap


August 19th, 2011 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 19 (IANS) India's medium pacer Rudra Pratap Singh, who made a comeback to Test cricket after three years, has said he was nervous bowling on the first day ... Read more...

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The match is pretty even, says Fletcher


July 22nd, 2011 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 22 (IANS) India coach Duncan Fletcher insisted that despite injury to Zaheer Khan, the first day of the 100th Test match against England at Lord's belonged to the ... Read more...

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I want to bowl with consistency: Edwards


July 5th, 2011 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
Roseau (Dominica), July 5 (IANS) West Indies pacer Fidel Edwards, who made a strong comeback in the ongoing Test series against India, said he is looking to bowl with consistency ... Read more...

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Not satisfied yet with my career, says Tendulkar


June 3rd, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 3 (IANS) India's batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar is not satisfied with his career, and said that he is still learning about his passion, cricket.In the latest issue ... Read more...

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Bikini-clad Imogen Thomas back in the swing of stripping off


May 4th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 4 (ANI): Imogen Thomas has been put through the mill in recent weeks after being exposed as the mistress of a married Premier League star while he hides behind a ... Read more...

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Prince William is back at work just four days after marriage


May 4th, 2011 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 4 (ANI): Newlywed Prince William has returned to work, just four days after his marriage to Kate, Duchess of Cambridge.The two had taken a brief weekend break at a ... Read more...

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Man attacks Paris Hilton’s beau, says he loves her


April 28th, 2011 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 28 (ANI): A man recently attacked socialite Paris Hilton's boyfriend Cy Waits.As the couple walked into a Van Nuys, Ca. court, a man took a swing at the ... Read more...

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Akhtar urges Tait not to be obsessed with speed against India


March 23rd, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 23 (ANI): Pakistan's fastest bowler Shoaib Akhtar has urged Australian pacer Shaun Tait not to be obsessed with the speed gun as he prepares to attack India openers, Sachin ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka’s bowler friendly wickets behind Pak opening misery: Hafeez


March 7th, 2011 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
Pallakele, Mar 7(ANI): Pakistan batsman Mohammad Hafeez has said that he and his opening partner Ahmed Shehzad have failed in their World Cup campaign so far because of Sri Lanka's bowler friendly ... Read more...

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Kathy Griffin is a 50-year-old adult bully, says Sarah Palin


March 7th, 2011 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 07 (ANI): In an interview, former Alaska Governor, Sarah Palin, has taken a swing at actress Kathy Griffin.Palin called the comic a "bully" for frequently targeting her family for ... Read more...

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We are not susceptible to pressure: Smith


March 6th, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 6 (IANS) South African captain Graeme Smith, while expressing disappointment at the six-run defeat to England chasing a target of 172 in the Cricket World Cup here Sunday, ... Read more...

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England bowlers will now need to put their hands up


March 2nd, 2011 - 10:10 am ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Mar. 2 (ANI): A victory over an Ireland here on Wednesday, would leave Andrew Strauss's men needing only one more win out of three to allow England to qualify for the ... Read more...

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Bresnan confident of England’s showing against Ireland


March 2nd, 2011 - 1:55 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 1 (IANS) Fast bowler Tim Bresnan is confident England can take the confidence from the tied match against India into their third game of the World Cup against ... Read more...

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John Travolta Sports “Rugged Bald Look” on Vacation


February 23rd, 2011 - 2:34 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Feb 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) John Travolta is a Hollywood icon who was once known for his thick, wavy head full of hair. The actor has undergone many tragedies since his ... Read more...

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Reverse swing could pose problems for batsmen: Dhoni


February 18th, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 18 (IANS) While cricketing experts are emphasising the importance of spinners in the World Cup beginning Saturday, Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni Friday said reverse swing would be as ... Read more...

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Reverse swing will be a key factor: Donald


February 17th, 2011 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 17 (IANS) Former South African paceman Allan Donald provided a fresh bowling perspective to the Cricket World Cup when he asserted that reverse swing will play as big a role ... Read more...

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Oz Coalition takes poll-winning lead over ruling Labour Party


February 14th, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb.14 (ANI): The latest Herald/Nielsen poll shows the opposition Coalition leading the ruling Labor on a two-party preferred basis by 54 per cent to 46 per cent, a swing of four ... Read more...

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Donald terrific asset to New Zealand’s World Cup campaign, says Parore


January 30th, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Jan 30(ANI): Former New Zealand wicketkeeper Adam Parore believes that bowling coach Allan Donald is a terrific addition to the Black Caps team management ahead of the upcoming World Cup.The ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods PlayStation game has Brit woman’s avatar teeing off topless


January 21st, 2011 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 21 (ANI): A golf fan in Britain has revealed that she was left shocked when she saw an avatar she had created in her own image, tee off topless ... Read more...

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Sad to lose Pathan, happy to have Gilchrist: Priety


January 8th, 2011 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 8 (IANS) Kings XI Punjab co-owner and Bollywood star Priety Zinta said she was disappointed to lose all-rounder Irfan Pathan but glad to buy former Australian wicket-keeper Adam Gilchrist in ... Read more...

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I expect my bowling style will work in New Zealand: Tanvir Ahmed


January 2nd, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan 2(ANI): Pakistan medium fast bowler Tanvir Ahmed has expressed confidence that his "preferred length and bowling style" will work in New Zealand, where both countries play a two-Test series commencing ... Read more...

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Sir Elton John buys hi-tech cradle for newborn son


December 31st, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 31 (ANI): Zachary, the surrogate son of Sir Elton John and David Furnish, seems to be the luckiest baby.The singer is believed to have gone on a spending spree ... Read more...

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