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India, Bangladesh to strengthen cultural ties


September 11th, 2012 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 11 (IANS) India and Bangladesh will strengthen cultural exchanges and will improve institutional coordination conservation and restoration, drama, literature, fine arts and performing arts, official sources said ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

3 lakh passengers, 300 trains stranded in eight states


July 31st, 2012 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) Around 3 lakh passengers were Tuesday stranded in over 300 trains across eight states after the northern and eastern grids failed, crippling operations across ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

University of Tokyo seeks collaboration with IGNOU


June 27th, 2012 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) In a bid to attract more Indian students to study in Japan, the University of Tokyo has sought collaboration with the Indira Gandhi National Open ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Netherlands adjusts training after racist abuse by fans


June 7th, 2012 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
The Hague, June 7 (IANS) Netherlands coach Bert van Marwijk adjusted his training in Krakow after hearing racist abuse from the stands.During the warm-up for the training in the Wisla ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

West Indies A hope to dominate Indians


May 30th, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
St.John's (Antigua), May 30 (IANS/CMC) West Indies A team manager Colin Borde says his charges will be looking to dominate the touring India A side in the upcoming "Test" and limited ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Motorsports: Sharath scripts history for Mahindra Racing


April 30th, 2012 - 12:21 am ICT by IANS
Monza (Italy), April 29 (IANS) Mahindra Racing's young Indian rider Sarath Kumar scripted history at the CIV-Italian Championship in Monza where he finished third, his first podium finish here Sunday.This ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Afghanistan seeks Indian help in water infrastructure


April 24th, 2012 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) With long years of conflict reducing the area under irrigation, Afghanistan is looking for assistance from India and other "friendly countries" in building its ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

UAE football team qualifies for London Olympics


March 15th, 2012 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, March 14 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) football team Wednesday made history when it qualified for the Olympic Games for the first time.The UAE defeated Uzbekistan 3-2 ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Fog disrupts power transmission in Haryana


December 22nd, 2011 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 22 (IANS) Power transmission in certain parts of Haryana was affected Thursday morning after transmission lines tripped due to dense fog, an official said here."Some transmission lines of ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Pfister’s future with Soca Warriors to be determined soon


November 20th, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain, Nov 20 (IANS/CMC) The fate of Trinidad and Tobago head coach Otto Pfister will be known before year end, acting Trinidad and Tobago Football Federation (TTFA) president Lennox ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Light practice session for Messi and Co.


September 3rd, 2011 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 3 (IANS) A day after carving out a 1-0 win over Venezuela in a FIFA Official friendly here, the Lionel Messi-led Argentina had a light practice session at ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Messi and Co to stay put in Kolkata till Monday morning


September 3rd, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 3 (IANS) After their 1-0 win over Venezuela in a FIFA official international friendly game Friday, the Lionel Messi-led Argentina team would stay in the city till Monday ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Rajya Sabha’s 24-hour channel to start in August


July 3rd, 2011 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) The 24-hour channel of the Rajya Sabha will be launched during the monsoon session, Deputy Chairman K. Rahman Khan said Saturday.Preparations for the launch of ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Shatabdi wheels jammed, train stopped


April 20th, 2011 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Karnal, April 20 (IANS) A major tragedy was averted here Wednesday when the wheels of Amritsar Swarna Shatabdi Express got jammed and the train had to be stopped near Taraori ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Referee sets record by giving 36 red cards in one game


March 4th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 4 (ANI): Referee Damien Rubino has set a soccer record of sorts by giving a whopping 36 red cards in a match.Rubino on Tuesday issued these red cards during an ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Pak, US differ on applicability of international laws in Davis case


February 22nd, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 22 (ANI): Pakistan has made it clear that the case of Raymond Davis, an American national who murdered two Pakistani citizens in Lahore, will be decided by the judiciary ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Operation theatre staff resume work at Chandigarh hospital


February 7th, 2011 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 7 (IANS) After a three-day mass casual leave followed by strike, the operation theatre technicians at the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) here resumed work Monday ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Operation theatre staff strike work in Chandigarh hospital


February 6th, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 6 (IANS) The premier Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) hospital here was Sunday hit by an indefinite strike by the operation theatre technicians demanding a pay hike.The ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

PGIMER staffers shave heads in protest


February 5th, 2011 - 1:26 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 5 (IANS) Seven members of an employees' association in the Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) shaved their heads to protest the administration's failure to meet their demand ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Staff strike hits Chandigarh medical institute


February 3rd, 2011 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 3 (IANS) Health services, including surgeries, at the Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) were hit by a three-day strike launched by operation theatres' technical staff here Thursday, ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

30,000 kids provided healthcare by UAE charity


November 23rd, 2010 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Nov 23 (IANS/WAM) A global healthcare initiative launched by a charity in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has treated over 30,000 poor children in nine countries across the world.The Giving ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

DTC to roll out over 1,000 buses Monday


October 17th, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) The Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) will Monday roll out for public use over 1,000 buses which transported delegates, athletes and spectators during the Oct 3-14 Commonwealth Games."As ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Sweeper crushed after being sent to repair lift


October 9th, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Oct 9 (IANS) A sweeper, sent to repair a technical snag in a lift at a hospital here, died as it crashed on him, police said.The incident occurred at the Heavy ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Delhi CWG athletics judges threaten to strike over inadequate transport arrangements


October 8th, 2010 - 12:07 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 8(ANI): Judges for the Delhi Commonwealth Games athletics competition at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium have threatened to walk out over their mismanaged transport arrangements.According to the Telegraph, officials complained ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Millennium Park bus depot - courtesy Games


October 1st, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) Built on 65 acres for the Commonwealth Games, the Millennium Park Bus Depot with a parking capacity for over 1,000 low-floor buses is one of the largest ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

New Zealand, Singapore and Jamaica teams arrive in New Delhi for Commonwealth Games


September 29th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep. 29 (ANI): Athletes from New Zealand, Singapore and Jamaica arrived for Commonwealth Games 2010 here on Wednesday.Over 1,100 foreign athletes, officials and technical staff from different nations have reached ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Tanzanian team arrives Delhi Commonwealth Games


September 27th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep. 27 (ANI): A contingent from Tanzania arrived for the Commonwealth Games 2010 here on Monday.Over 1,100 foreign athletes, officials and technical staff from different nations have reached New ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Yamuna flows above danger mark, people evacuated


August 22nd, 2010 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) People were evacuated from low-lying areas along the Yamuna in the capital Sunday as the river continued to flow above the danger mark, an official said. The ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Pressure fault caused Islamabad crash: Pak CAA official


July 29th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 29(ANI): A Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) official has said that the Airblue plane crash near Islamabad on Wednesday morning was because of a 'pressure' fault in the plane.According ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Maradona accuses Argentine football association of ‘lying, betraying’


July 29th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jul 29 (ANI): After losing his job as Argentina's football coach, Diego Maradona has accused Argentina Football Association president Julio Grondona of 'lying' and team manager Carlos Bilardo of 'betraying'.The ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Pak Sports Ministry asks PCB to submit report on ‘ influential joyriders’


July 14th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, July 14 (ANI): The Pakistan Sports Ministry has asked the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to provide details of people who have travelled to England to watch the Test series against Australia ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Fans greet Uruguay’s World Cup heroes


July 14th, 2010 - 6:16 am ICT by IANS
Montevideo, July 14 (DPA) An estimated crowd of 150,000 people cheered Uruguay's World Cup squad Tuesday in Montevideo to celebrate their surprise fourth place in the World Cup. "This is incredible," coach Oscar ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Beckham will act as a liaison between players and Capello


June 4th, 2010 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 4 (IANS) England manager Fabio Capello has defined David Beckham's role as a liaison between players and management during the football World Cup in South Africa. Capello feel that Beckham ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Villa wants Spain to get rid of favourites tag


June 4th, 2010 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 4 (IANS) Spanish striker David Villa feels the Euro champions will not have any extra advantage of being the favourites to win the football World Cup in South Africa. Spain are ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Hackers attempt to crash Jerusalem Post website


June 1st, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, June 1 (ANI): Hackers from around the world have made an attempt to crash The Jerusalem Post Web site.According to the Jerusalem Post, the attempt was made after news of fatal ... Read more...

Posted in World |

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